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  1. [ubuntu] Re: WNDA 4100 (NetGear N900) Wireless Dual Band USB Adapter

    Built a new system and wanted to place wireless internet on it.
    Was really stumped, not understanding the differences in the use of similar words.
    This thread made it a whole lot easier.
    When i...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Can't open files or forlders, can't open nautilus

    Problem fixed on this end as well.
    Removed Lucid Lynx entirely and wiped disc.
    Somehow there were a great many other issues along with not maintaining settings, histories for things like nettools,...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Can't open files or forlders, can't open nautilus

    Tried using the "rm -rf .gconf/apps/nautilus"
    and the rm -rf .conf/nautilus and re-installing nautilus and nautilus-data.
    It worked only temporarily. Once I tried to change the settings to list...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Can't open files or forlders, can't open nautilus

    I have a similar issue going on as well with 10.4.4LTS
    I was trying to rectify the en@shaw errors and must have hit something, or at least I'm willing to take the blame for the error.
    I can only...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Yelp Text: Terminal Commands in blocks

    Fixed this by editing the /usr/share/yelp/*.xml files.
    Edit consisted of doing a search in each of the xml files for "shaw."
    There was one line which contained "en@shaw" which was completely...
  6. Thread: Thunderbird 4

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    [ubuntu] Re: Thunderbird 4

    Sorry, I was in error. Double checked this morning it's still 3.1.20.
    However Firefox 11 is available for Linux from a Ubuntuzilla repository.
    I installed it in 8.04LTS for a while but returned to...
  7. Thread: Thunderbird 4

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    [ubuntu] Re: Thunderbird 4

    Thunderbird 11 is in the Lucid 10.4.4 LTS repository
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    [ubuntu] Re: Yelp Text: Terminal Commands in blocks

    Found out the blocks in the titles were Shavian an alphabet named after George Bernard Shaw. Found the ttf-MPH 2B Damase supports it.
    It is a strictly phonetic sounding character set and has no...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    Have been running no other OS but Ubuntu since Hoary Hedgehog.
    Have been dual booting versions of Ubuntu for 5 years or more.
    Currently running 8.04LTS on one drive and 10.04.4LTS on another drive....
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    [ubuntu] Yelp Text: Terminal Commands in blocks:FIXED

    Recent install of 10.04.04.
    Yelp search and display of everything so far seems appropriate however when moving to Advanced Topics the Headings are missing for Terminal Commands and GNU info Pages...
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    Re: Reviving the IRC channel

    It would be nice if someone would revive these threads since they work well for my system.
    However I guess if one wants to participate one must keep up with the technology. So far IRC/RSS and some...
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    Re: Reviving the IRC channel

    What is Freenode?
    #ubuntu-us-md ?

    Some of us do not use IRC/Chat or whatever seems to be used by this LoCo forum.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Safely Remove Pulseaudio?

    I tried to leave pulse on the system and it did work for a while but the interactivity with something else had it making large files (64MB) in the /dev/shm/folder. I think it was more my hardware...
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    [gnome] Pulse Creating suspect files

    Pulse is creating a list of files in /dev/shm folder.
    The files are 64 MB each and now there are 10 of them.
    I've tried to remove pulse to stop this but it wants to "gut" gnome including the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux Compatible Scanners

    I use an older HP 3400C. The Xsane scanner package has no issues in picking it up automatically. Been using it since Hoary for all sorts of scans. Each time Ubuntu changes version it seems Xsane gets...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't change Grub default menu in Karmic

    Same issue with me but I found probably the worst possible way to fix things. I dual boot Karmic 9.10 and Hardy 8.04. When I updated the kernel for Hardy 8.04 today there was no apparent easily...
  17. Re: OK so am I the only one still using Ubuntu in Maryland?

    @Tankyank - Thanks for the info. I just received the 9.10 Karmic Disc last week. Will probably install it over a long weekend. Just renewed my ISP for the year. :)
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    Re: HD clonning with dd

    Cloning an image is OK but if you have more than one large drive why not set up a doppelganger?

    I run two drives with two complete operating systems of the same version on each. When you boot or...
  19. Re: OK so am I the only one still using Ubuntu in Maryland?

    @Chuck Glenn - Thanks for the response but the FIOS is only from Verizon and that's out for me, once they take down the copper pair they will not replace it, Comcast isn't going to happen either. Was...
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    Re: Brochure For New Interested People

    Might be nice to indicate some stable, reasonably priced connection vendors in Maryland.

    Clear and simple methods for setting up connections when local ISPs have no technical support or will not...
  21. Re: OK so am I the only one still using Ubuntu in Maryland?

    I'm trying to find a faster hookup for my system without using Cox, Comcast or Verizon. When I searched for an ISP I wound up with a dial up connection with a company in California which had no...
  22. Re: OK so am I the only one still using Ubuntu in Maryland?

    Not to be a stick in the mud since but I looked at the site and all I see is an IRC meeting once a month. I removed Chat features and support softwares from my system a while ago.
    Any suggestions?
    ...
  23. Re: OK so am I the only one still using Ubuntu in Maryland?

    Thanks X22 :)

    To anyone else. Looking for DSL service which honestly, without limitations, supports Linux in Maryland?

    PS: Less than the same costs as cable or fibre optic systems with a once...
  24. OK so am I the only one still using Ubuntu in Maryland?

    It's been a while but is anyone still using Ubuntu in Maryland?
    Just a thought since I'm not seeing any recent news.
    :-k
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    Poll: Re: What is your age and what do you use ubuntu for?

    60 - Historical and hysterical research. Transcription, Astronomy, recordation and out of print book gathering.

    Education :D
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