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    Re: What is your favourite email client?

    The email client in Opera but it doesn't have a calendar.
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    Re: How to hide damage and avoid ensuing rancour?

    Stage a burglary.
  3. Re: Government can rip into your online life freely and easily now

    Google, facebook, twitter etc can already do this.
  4. Re: KDE Gets Unity Like Interface In HomeRun Launcher

    The standard kde menu, kickoff, is tabbed and has a search bar and many of the same features. The annoying thing about kickoff is that the tabs aren't editable. It is also designed on the traditional...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Copy apt cache?

    I decided to try it and just copied var/cache/apt/archive to my data disk and copied it back to the new install. When I ran the upgrades and installs apt used the copied files and didn't download...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Copy apt cache?

    I was hoping that if I coppied the cache to the new install then when I installed updates it would 'see' the files in the copied cache and use those rather than downloading them again. I don't know...
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    [SOLVED] Copy apt cache?

    I installed kubuntu 12.10 recently and need to wipe it and reinstall. I updated the install, added codecs, installed some apps etc and would want to do the same to the new install. To save...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubles with latest kernels

    I ran the hd manufacturers (WD) disk check utility and both the quick and extended tests showed no errors with the hd.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubles with latest kernels

    Does anyone know whether this affects the 12.10 kernel?

    I have just installed kubuntu 12.10 and had put Bodhi on another partition. I started getting error messages on the Bodhi install that it...
  10. Re: Two and a half cheers for Ubuntu. Should I stay or go?

    This is very annoying. Having the different language fonts available is obviously good but installing them all by default is not. The installer should just install the ones applicable to your locale....
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    Re: Online personal finance manager?

    Lots of people seem to have problems with Quicken files. Often caused by the date formet.

    You could try importing into Skrooge to see if that will work. I think Skrooge will import/export kmy...
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    Re: Online personal finance manager?

    Another one is Skrooge which is also a KDE app.
  13. [other] Re: Copying files from nested folders with bash?

    Many thanks Lars. That worked perfectly.
  14. [other] Copying files from nested folders with bash?

    I a folder with sub folders. Each of the sub folders contains further folders that contain files of various types. I want to copy all the files into another single folder.

    I suspect this is easy...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Proposal to drop Ubuntu alternate CDs for 12.10

    I don't know whether it has been mentioned yet but afaik it still isn't possible to update an installed system from the live cd. I have 5 kubuntu systems and even with broadband that is a lot of...
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    Re: E-mail service that respects privacy?

    The OP hasn't really said what sort of privacy he wants. Does he want an encrypted service because of the content of his emails or does he just want a service that isn't mining his email/contacts/web...
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    Re: Why google chrome is open source ?

    ...and is based on khtml which was developed by KDE.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Which nvidia drivers?

    Thanks for the replies. I will try current-updates if they ever finish downloading :( I have never known the servers to get this slow on a release.
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    [SOLVED] Which nvidia drivers?

    In the additional drivers utility it gives me a choice;

    NVIDIA accelerated graphics driver (post-release updates) (version current-updates) or
    NVIDIA accelerated graphics driver (version...
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    Re: Good image browser software?

    I think xnview has a linux version. If you are used to it then check that out.

    Also that linked list is a bit limited and curiously out of date. Digikam is without doubt the most advanced linux...
  21. Thread: Skyrim

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    Re: Skyrim

    Thanks for the replies. I posted this first in the Gaming section not realising there was a special Wine section. I see in here there is another thread already on Skyrim.
  22. Thread: Skyrim

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    Skyrim

    Is anyone running Skyrim on *buntu? I saw a post on the Skyrim forums saying it worked. On winehq it gets gold ratings but then lots of comments on the ratings from people saying are having problems.
  23. [SOLVED] Re: 11.10 upgrade "waiting for network configuration"

    I solved my problem. When I ran ifconfig -a my lan was eth1. In /etc/network/interfaces it was looking for eth0 which was why it got stuck. I edited the interfaces file and replaced eth0 with eth1...
  24. Thread: eth1 not eth0?

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    [all variants] Re: eth1 not eth0?

    Editing /etc/network/interfaces and replacing eth0 with eth1 solved my boot problem.

    I think the problem was caused by recently changing the motherboard. I assume that the networking chip on the...
  25. Thread: eth1 not eth0?

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    [all variants] Re: eth1 not eth0?

    # PCI device 0x10ec:0x8139 (8139too)
    SUBSYSTEM=="net", ACTION=="add", DRIVERS=="?*", ATTR{address}=="00:11:09:f6:71:8e", ATTR{dev_id}=="0x0", ATTR{type}=="1", KERNEL=="eth*", NAME="eth0"

    # PCI...
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