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  1. Thread: Disable Account

    by Eldera
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    [SOLVED] Disable Account

    Time to move to something different. Please disable my account and delete all personal information.

    With a last thanks to all the volunteers, especially the staff. You do a great job and have a...
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    Re: The books thread

    If I recall correctly, I read several articles years and years ago that indicated that Tolkein did this on purpose. He aimed his books at different audiences and had the talent to make them...
  3. Re: If given the challenge, would you live in Shell for a week? (No GUI)

    I wonder why all the people who are responding to this thread are the experienced or professional types who could do it? I use the terminal for a few simple tasks, like running the boot info script,...
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    Re: What Happened to Ubuntu Netbooks?

    System 76 is still selling laptops, but have discontinued their Starling netbooks.

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=11307916&postcount=5
  5. Thread: Granny

    by Eldera
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    Re: Granny

    A first glance I thought that was a picture of me, because I often hold my laptop in my lap with a video or eBook running and hold my crocheting or knitting in front of it.

    When I realized that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: why does s76 use non LTS releases

    I am not a S76 employee either, but I seem to recall a couple of posts where S76 stated that they were trying to offer cutting edge hardware and and not all of it would work with Lucid 10.04LTS
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    Re: True for many of us.

    There were these stacks of paper with glue around one edge and a heavier paper or board to hold them together. They had pictures and writing on them.
    We would look at them for hours and hours.

    I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: New staff or spammer?

    And a thanks to you, Howefield, and all the mods who do such a good job of keeping the forum spam free.

    Have a great day everybody.
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    [SOLVED] New staff or spammer?

    Re: http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=11401617&postcount=3

    Is Vernon980 new staff? If he is, perhaps you need to add the S76 logo as his atavar.

    If this is a spambot please notify the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: broken laptop hinge

    If your machine is not too old, the display panel for the 76 driver may tell you the model. In Lucid or before, click System > Administration > System 76 Driver.

    In Natty or Oneiric, type "driver"...
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    Re: Sad, sad news about DixieDancer from omns @ #!

    If I recall his blog correctly, he was a little over eighteen. Onset of puberty hormones, though late, triggered some genetic abnormalities and the doctors could not stop the deterioration.

    Enjoy...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Anyone running or tested Ubuntu 11.10 on a PanP5?

    Isantop, you missed the question samalex is asking and he is the OP of this thread. I was just commenting on my experience.
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Anyone running or tested Ubuntu 11.10 on a PanP5?

    Upfront: I am only a hobbyist. I have no computer tech background. My only experience with Linux has been reading the forums and using the Pangolin I bought a little less than 3 years ago.



    I...
  14. Thread: Upgrade Problem

    by Eldera
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    [ubuntu] Re: Upgrade Problem

    Instead of giving out manuals and disks, System 76 posts information in their Wiki
    http://knowledge76.com/index.php/Main_Page

    Specific instructions on upgrades have not yet been updated for...
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    Re: kindle book reader app (without a kindle)

    The installation of my Kindle for PC in Wine later broke during a routine update of Wine. I had another Kindle for PC on a different partition, so did not bother to troubleshoot the broken one. Wine...
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    Re: Are you truly happy?

    Yes, I am truly happy.



    Because I respect the COC regarding religious discussions, I can not tell you any details.

    I just wanted you all to know that happiness is possible.
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    Re: Need to tone this forum down!

    Are you on AC or battery? Qn Ac I can make everything gray by reducing the display brightness in the Power Management preferences. I am running Lucid 10.04 LTS. Natty or Ocelot might do something...
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    Re: Clonezilla backup on external usb HDD

    There are several different ways of using clonzilla: making clones or making images. Different techniques have different results. You need to figure out whether you are going to make an image file...
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    Re: Clonezilla backup on external usb HDD

    Clonezilla gives you several different options: If you do a disk to disk clone, it will just erase (reformat) your hard drive. If you used Gparted from a live Cd or USB to shrink your ntsf partition...
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    Re: Your oldest files

    The oldest files I have created are .doc files of my writings from 2002 when I first bought a computer. Most of them are on DVD discs because I no longer have that computer.

    The oldest files on...
  21. Re: Does anyone know any goo sites with logical puzzles?

    Simon Tathum's set of games is available in the Ubuntu Software Center.

    Install any one of them and the whole set will install.

    Have fun.
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    Re: Please share your experiences with System76

    There are detailed instructions at

    http://knowledge76.com/index.php/Restoring_Your_System

    Have a great day.
  23. Poll: Re: What is the age of people who does NOT like UNITY?

    I did not answer your poll three months ago because I was tired of reading so many threads about Unity. The deal breaker for me is switching from one workspace to another. I like to have five or six...
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    Re: in with both feet

    Yes-just choose the appropriate prompt when the partition window comes up during install.

    Edit:Tommpogg typed faster than I did and he is right in that partitioning before beginning the install...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need Help As First Time Ubuntu Installer

    the first link is the alternate install.

    I am only a hobbyist, so please, some of the experts correct me if I am wrong, but wouldn't it be easier for a first time installer to use...
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