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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Google earth could not connect to any servers

    I am also having a problem. u12.04. In my case it was working fine until recently. Works for a while, but then mouse completely freezes and screen blanks periodically: only choice is power off.
    My...
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    [SOLVED] Re: windows 7 xubuntu 12.04 dual boot issues

    I also crashed my dual boot while installing xubuntu. Learn the lesson: stay away from xubuntu.
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    Re: tracker

    [solved] Changes I made by right-click in System Monitor>process table seemed to have stuck.

    38 pages on this thread: time for forks.

    tracker is gobbling up my resources. I've set low priority,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: giving up

    Thanks UK guys: I went to bed grumpy and woke up to your quick replies.

    I was indeed using root nautilus to "move to trash" for months.

    I used coffeecat's link to "trash" thread. In a better...
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    [ubuntu] Clearing trash folder

    After using ubuntu for most of my work for 3 years or so, 11.10 is the last straw. My system disk has only 1G free space, so I copied a folder with its 67G of files to another disk and then moved the...
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    Re: Things that you hate in Ubuntu

    This forum's search engine.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu Java not working

    I just disabled the suspected add-ons in firefox and then enabled them one-by-one. The problem was adblock plus.
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    Re: Install Google Earth

    I have now successfully used the Medibuntu method of #349 to upgrade, but it is a version 5.1. The most recent (Sept 2010) is a 5.2.

    5.2 in xp allows me to save paths, but I'll stay with 5.1...
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    Re: Install Google Earth

    Also http://code.google.com/p/earth-issues/issues/detail?id=913#c3
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    Re: Install Google Earth

    http://www.google.com/support/forum/p/earth/thread?tid=522e9e6586ef2cc2&hl=en
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    [solved] Re: Psychocats Tutorials Updates

    Sure enough. With it open on bench, I plugged it in to retrieve disk and as I checked power supply, I could hear it boot to HD. With periferals reconnected, I found grub2 working fine: my apologies...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cant load Ubuntu from a disk

    Failure to boot to disk should give message from bios. This could even be a display failure: I got a dell a year ago with that problem.
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    Re: Psychocats Tutorials Updates

    After thinking about this more, I realize this has the earmarks of a hardware failure, which is merely coincident with the os installation.
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    Re: Psychocats Tutorials Updates

    I installed mini 10.04 version following your tutorial, and I have ended up with a computer where the bios doesn't recognize any of: 2HD and 2CD. I assume I can thank grub2 for that.

    How about a...
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    Re: Hauppauge WinTV-HVR 1800

    http://www.kernellabs.com/blog/will always get you to the latest post. Easy to scroll back through posts. Nothing new on 1800.Tutorial on tuner design.
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    [ubuntu] kgrab 'new snapshot' blanks screen

    I have been using ksnapshot for some time, but when I tried a new snapshot of a region, it froze the system such that I had to use a hardware reset to recover. With synaptic I determined that I have...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: 9.10 boot issues - lots of data, no answers. Reverting.

    Yes, my motto is "Linux: forever beta."

    Wary of u9.10 and grub2, I decided to experiment on old machine, with two ubuntu partitions. I brought both up to 9.04 and then one on to 9.1.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: sound not working after upgrade to 9.04

    Yes, or it's a new set of issues with similar results. Paraphrasing Mark Twain: ubuntu does not repeat itself, but it does rhyme.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala-No Sound

    At the site linked, this command

    sudo apt-add-ppa repository: ubuntu-audio-dev/ppa
    not found. Can anyone correct it?
  20. [ubuntu] [unsolved] Re: Update Manager wants me to do a Partial Upgrade?

    And so it goes with help in the ubuntu community: nowhere.
  21. [ubuntu] Re: Update Manager wants me to do a Partial Upgrade?

    I have the partial update problem.

    sudo apt-get update
    resulted in:

    W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net intrepid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public...
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    [ubuntu] [solved] Re: poppler-utils install

    Thanks: no gui, must use terminal.


    /usr/bin/pdffonts
    /usr/bin/pdfimages
    /usr/bin/pdfinfo
    /usr/bin/pdftohtml
    /usr/bin/pdftoppm
    /usr/bin/pdftops
    /usr/bin/pdftotext
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    [ubuntu] poppler-utils install

    Synaptic says poppler-utils has been installed. Cannot find on menus. How do start it, or better yet, get it onto menu?
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    Re: Wikipedia migra a Ubuntu 8.04 LTS

    For more: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/10/13/wikimedia_goes_ubuntu/
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    Re: Things that you hate in Ubuntu

    Source: http://www.technologyreview.com/TR35/Profile.aspx?Cand=T&TRID=688

    How does ubuntu measure up? I don't think it is helped by the mindless hobbyist/enthusiasts.
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