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  1. [all variants] Using multiple versions of LibreOffice and Zotero at once

    Hello Everyone,

    What is the best option for running multiple versions of LibreOffice and Zotero (an open source citation/database manager)? I need to do this because I am working on a manuscript...
  2. [xubuntu] Re: Partition Misalignment by 1024 bytes


    Thanks. Too many kernals, is that why my boot time has been seemingly getting longer and longer? I don't know how the drive got configured like that. I just made a separate partition...
  3. [xubuntu] Re: Partition Misalignment by 1024 bytes

    If I didn't say so earlier, I did have to replace the motherboard on this computer. Oddly enough, the SD card reader on the old motherboard and on this one appears to be dead. Not sure if this...
  4. [xubuntu] Re: Partition Misalignment by 1024 bytes


    Yeah, I know the extended partition is just a holder, I just wanted to give you the picture of the whole setup. In Disk Utility I'm pretty sure all the actual partitions were fine and the...
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    Re: Account Merging (Not due to SSO)


    As I said, I can prove that it is my account, but I was not sure how you would want that done. One way I can think of is if I give you the email for the second account, you could email it...
  6. [xubuntu] Partition Misalignment by 1024 bytes


    My Disk Utility says that my extended partition is misaligned by 1024 bytes. I have in /dev/sda2 999gb with /dev/sda5/ (ext4, 35 gb) and /dev/sda6/ (ext4, 964 gb) inside it. With a swap...
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    Account Merging (Not due to SSO)


    I forgot why I did this, but at some point I created another account. I want to merge the accounts, basically keeping all the info of this account but changing the email. So, the account...
  8. [xubuntu] Clevo laptop SD card reader not working

    So, I have a system76 computer, a clevo model W25AEU. The motherboard crapped out and I bought a new one from a different vendor. My new motherboard, just like the original, cannot read SD cards. ...
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    [other] Laptop power button failure

    Hello everyone,

    I have a system76 panp9 (clevo model W25AEU) that the power button has finally gone out. It was always a bit wonky; I had to press it just right moving from left to right angled...
  10. Pangolin Performance [panp9]--A Year later

    Hello Everyone,

    So a little more than a year ago I posted a thread o here about my panp9. I mentioned some issues, like the crappy power button. For those who asked if it was on AC power when I...
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    [xubuntu] Virtualbox warnings and upgrades


    I run Xubuntu 12.04 LTS AMD64 and have virtualbox, which I use to run windows 7. I keep getting warnings about updating to 4.2 or above versions of virtualbox. It states that updating...
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    [xubuntu] Dreaded L2TP over IPsec VPN

    I have not been able to get the VPN connection for my university to work, at all. It has directions for Windows and OS X, but unfortunately, my university, in its grand wisdom, does not officially...
  13. [xubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] OMG, I sent /home/user folder to /Trash...

    I once went to delete a lib/ of a program. Meant to do
    rm -rvf lib/I accidentally put in
    rm -rvf /lib/

    It was pretty dishearting watching everything fly through the command line on its way to...
  14. [xubuntu] Re: Pop-up Windows end up too large and cannot be resized.

    This sounds EXACTLY like my problem. I don't really want to upgrade, I use this computer for my PhD thesis work and it is just a bit too much of a risk for me to upgrade in place. It would take too...
  15. [xubuntu] Re: Pop-up Windows end up too large and cannot be resized.

    I have never changed the resolution since I installed Xubuntu, and it is set on the maximum resolution for the screen, per the PanP9 specs.

  16. [xubuntu] Re: Pop-up Windows end up too large and cannot be resized.

    That is my point, the area where you hover your mouse to resize is off the screen. I don't know what is going on with my computer. For instance, when I open a pdf with the doc viewer, the view...
  17. [xubuntu] Pop-up Windows end up too large and cannot be resized.

    Hello Forum,

    Sometimes, particularly when updates or the like pop up, if I do something like expand a pop-up window for more info, the window becomes too large. By too large I mean that the...
  18. [xubuntu] Re: Absolute Idiot's Guide to Themes?

    Okay, so, no files for the gtkrc you asked for. This is what I do have
    user@Q:~$ ls /etc/gtk-2.0/
    user@Q:~$ ls /etc/gtk-3.0/
    im-multipress.conf settings.ini

    For my...
  19. [xubuntu] Re: Absolute Idiot's Guide to Themes?

    I am running Xubuntu 12.04 LTS on a Pan9 System76 laptop. To my knowledge I have changed nothing. I have installed some themes, but I have not customized anything in regards to the xubuntu theme or...
  20. [xubuntu] Re: Absolute Idiot's Guide to Themes?

    Well, usig the default settings, and most of the settings that are not dark themes my menu is crap. I cannot figure out why it is this way, any thoughts?

  21. [xubuntu] SOLVED: Absolute Idiot's Guide to Themes?

    Hello Forum,

    I don't know why, but I just am having a hard time wrapping my head around editing themes. I have read about it, but I need guide that is for a 3 year old or something. My real...
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    Re: Anyone use 1DollarScan

    For anyone who cares, I will be sending a package of two books soon, and if that works out many documents. I will post my experience.

  23. Re: UUID of the Ubuntu root partition changed

    I would like to respectfully disagree, with the following caveat: I am not a person with any formal training in computer science nor a hardcore amatuer, and the following experience may be unique...
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    Anyone use 1DollarScan

    Hello fellow *nix users:

    I recently read an article on Wired or Arstechnica (cannot remember which) about a new service called 1DollarScan. You send in books or other documents to them and they...
  25. [all variants] Re: Executionable file not running, at all (Sequin)

    Who knows. I wish I wouldn't have deleted them using rm though. I didn't think about it 'til now but I should have created a md5 hash of the non-working .tar.gz files and the working ones and...
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