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    [ubuntu] Re: How to use a Web Cam on Ubuntu?

    Just found a link that might come in handy "Ubuntu Wiki SkypeWebCams"
    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SkypeWebCams
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to use a Web Cam on Ubuntu?

    woops, sorry I did not spot that you had answered this one, thanks :-)
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to use a Web Cam on Ubuntu?

    It is a very simple bit of software that I use to confirm that my camera is working that way I want it to, as over the years I have had lots of problems getting my logitech 9000 working
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to use a Web Cam on Ubuntu?

    Give this a go. Unplug the USB webcam. Open a Terminal and type the following so that you can see what is going off


    tail -f /var/log/messages

    Then plug your webcam back in and


    sudo...
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    Re: Finding Network Printer

    If you have a HP printer you can get to it from the menu by printing a "configuration page" from the menu. Another option is look on your router for DHCP. when you see the list of IP addresses. ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Lost internet connection

    Looks like it might be a DNS problem. Give this a go


    echo "nameserver 208.67.222.222" | sudo tee -a /etc/resolv.conf > /dev/null
    echo "nameserver 208.67.222.220" | sudo tee -a /etc/resolv.conf...
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    [gnome] Re: Gnome Shell

    Not 100% sure but I thought that 10.10 did gesture-based window management. Take a look at the following, it might help

    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Multitouch
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    Re: Finding Network Printer

    system > administration > printing
    Add > Network Printer > Appsocket/HP Jetdirect (Host: 192.168.1.5) <--- This needs to be the IP address of your printer
    The host can be the IP address of the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Visual effects

    If you are using compiz then you do not need to touch your desktop settings when you right click your desktop and change the visual affects settings. If you are not using compiz then give it a go
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    [lubuntu] Re: Crazy login

    just spotted this one http://forum.eeeuser.com/viewtopic.php?id=30192

    It has the same error "Xsession: unable to start X session --- no"
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    [lubuntu] Re: Crazy login

    I have just spotted this comment on the website below, so not sure if they have the same list of drivers in this build "The lubuntu team aims to earn official endorsement from Canonical"
    ...
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    [lubuntu] Re: Crazy login

    How about


    lspci

    Looks for your video driver and then look in https://wiki.ubuntu.com/HardwareSupport/ to see if it is on the supported list
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    [lubuntu] Re: Crazy login

    I did, that is why I have asked. I have been using linux for about 5years at home and work. I have only just started to spend some of my lunch breaks and evenings trying to help out people that run...
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    [lubuntu] Re: Crazy login

    old rubbish desktop :( How about giving it a fighting change and putting it on a GOOD desktop. You will get a better experience. When you are at the GUI does it show the list of available users?...
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Upgrade blues whats up with this picture

    From the menu did you try "system, Administration, Additional drivers"
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    [SOLVED] Re: Unable to update

    Give this a go. open up a terminal and run these three lines of code. Line "1" takes a backup copy of the file just in case. Line "2" searches for the problem line and places a "#" in front. Line...
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    [ubuntu] Re: crontab question

    This is what I have in my root crontab. First you need to edit the root crontab. My Server will shutdown at 23:15hrs every night. The BIOS turns it back on at 06:00hrs


    sudo crontab -e
    Then...
  18. [gnome] Re: Transparent gnome-terminal in background

    It also looks like the terminator can remember layout. This is the template of the config file



    twood ~ $ cat ~/.config/terminator/config
    [global_config]
    enabled_plugins =...
  19. [gnome] Re: Transparent gnome-terminal in background

    LOOKS LIKE http://www.tenshu.net/terminator/ COULD COME CLOSE
  20. [gnome] Re: Transparent gnome-terminal in background

    most of the terminal settings are also found in


    cat /usr/share/vte/termcap/xterm
  21. [gnome] Re: Transparent gnome-terminal in background

    This might help a little


    from the menu select: System, Preferences, Start-up applications, OPTIONS

    and tick the option (Remember Currently Running Applications)


    The other option might be...
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    [ubuntu] Re: cant open /var/log/wtmp

    How about


    last -Fi | head
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Problem sending emails with mutt and sendmail

    to send a test email. And "email-address@hotmail.com" needs to be a real email address


    echo "Test" | mutt -s Hello email-address@hotmail.com
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Problem sending emails with mutt and sendmail

    I think you need to make sure that you have a ".muttrc" file inside your own profile. so if you login as yourself and copy the contents or root's ".muttrc" to your own.


    touch ~/.muttrc ; sudo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can use APT GET

    That's because I was reading the comment "and i can neither upgrade or install programs.." at #1. So I take it the user will not be able to do a UPGRADE from an out of date version. I think zi0nee...
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