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  1. [ubuntu] Cinelerra either cannot start or crashes on libx264.so.98

    Hi all, love(d) Cinelerra while on 10.10, now upgraded to 12.04 and can no longer start it. Re-installed Cinelerra several times already through both the repository and apt-get as well as compiled...
  2. [ubuntu] Is there ANY way to archive old messages in Evolution?

    Hi all, can't figure out how this essential operation can be done in Evolution. Looking for any advice or comment on archiving old mail.

    I am running Evolution 3.2.3 on Ubuntu 12.04

    Part of...
  3. [SOLVED] Kernel update solved it

    oldfred, you were right, the old kernel is what was giving me these problems and another one I did not mention: it would never mount USB drives and was generally unstable.

    I ended up just running...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrade to 12.04 and Install Gnome Shell!

    Here is what I think solves the problem for good: don't use Unity, install Gnome Shell and keep using it just as you did before. The added bonus is that Unity is still there, you can pick it at login...
  5. [SOLVED] 12.04 boots only when I pick previous version->recovery->resume

    I have upgraded from 11.04 to 12.04 (through an 11.10 that didn't boot either) using 12.04 Live CD. The install had an issue with creating a user, so I had to LiveCD-boot and chroot to create a user...
  6. [ubuntu] Avoiding Dash - ClassicMenu Indicator cannot start Apps in Terminal

    Still struggling with being able to actually use my PC after an [accidental] 11.04 upgrade. Following the advice in my other recent thread: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2050760 I've...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Is there a Unity analog to Edit Menu?

    Thanks, mcduck. It does put things in perspective, for sure. Still the standard only lists 12 main and 122 additional categories - that does not sound like something that can cover the entire range...
  8. Re: Why do I need 50 posts in order to edit my own user details

    It makes me wonder why the permission system could not have been setup to allow editing the Ubuntu version in the user details? This would have no bearing on spam suppression (and I do understand...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: upgrade removed drop down menus, system useless

    Just went through this ordeal yesterday : http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2050760 Classic Menu Indicator did the trick for me. It even picked up all the customised menus just the way I left...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Is there a Unity analog to Edit Menu?

    Thanks again, bogan, zombifier25. I ended up installing the Classic Menu Indicator. The best part of it for me was that in addition to the functionality I was looking for, it also picked up all my...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Is there a Unity analog to Edit Menu?

    Thanks for your responses, guys. I do realise now that there are ways to "emulate" the old menus per se, but it requires an additional software and this makes me think that I'll probably lose it...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Is there a Unity analog to Edit Menu?

    Thanks, Bogan. I will try that. Just one thought on this tho: the top bar space is kind of used up for other things in Unity. Is bringing the menus back going to mess things up at the top of the...
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    [SOLVED] Is there a Unity analog to Edit Menu?

    Hello all,

    A long time upgrade holdout here. Just upgraded (almost accidentally) from 10.10 to 11.04 and Unity desktop is like a punch in the gut. I sort of heard people that like it exist but...
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    [ubuntu] Thank you for the link!

    Thank you very much for the link! I finally got the scanner part of the SCX-4100 working under Ubuntu 10.10. It would have been a real shame to throw this old workhorse of a printer out just because...
  15. What's involved in making power *ON* work over LIRC

    Hi all, I'm trying to wrap my head around this issue: I have a multi-device Logitech remote that sets up its working modes (Watch TV, Watch DVD etc.) by sending "ON" signals to all devices that would...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Print Screen peculiarities

    @winh8r: Perfect! Thank you so much. It does the exact thing I need - just need to play with the timer so I have enough time to open all menus just in time for the shot.
    I don't know why I did not...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Print Screen peculiarities

    Sorry, I know it's lame to respond to your own posts, but this sounds like a rather very common task that many people would be confronted with, yet no replies. Am I alone in struggling with Print...
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    [SOLVED] Print Screen peculiarities

    Trying to do a print screen of a software window with an open menu to illustrate to someone how the software operates. The keyboard's Print Screen button does not seem to work when a menu (any menu)...
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    Machine Vision on Ubuntu?

    Can someone recommend an application for the subject?

    I'm looking for a software that would let me recognize a shape from a video camera feed (a webcam looking down on a conveyor) and send a...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Leogics pt-1001 pen tablet stopped working

    I've noticed that sometimes when you disconnect a USB device and then re-connect it, it gets assigned a different device name, i.e. input8 instead of input7 it was before. It is most notable with...
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    [photography] Re: Xara LX vs. Inkscape... - that's no longer even a question!

    I was a devoted Xara user before switching to Ubuntu some 4 years ago and Xara LX was the very first program I installed in addition to the stock Ubuntu software.

    It was a bitter disappointment....
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    [photography] Re: Video from ONE photograph?

    Flash on Linux? Never done that before. Google brings up a software called F4L - is this the one I should be trying?

    Also, I neglected to mention in the original post that the resulting video...
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    [photography] Video from ONE photograph?

    Hi all, looking for some directions or tips here.

    I need to make a short video from one large photograph (digital, obviously) whereby I would show the entire picture (shrank to size), then move a...
  24. Thread: Text On Photos

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    There are other ways, too!

    Gimp is obviously great but there are other ways to add text to photos. In fact, depending on what you are trying to do, they may even be vastly more efficient, such as using mogrify for example:

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  25. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 10.10 Wont Start, running /scripts/init-bottom

    Thanks for the tip, guys! Fixed my Acer Aspire One netbook which got frozen login screen after a botched attempt to run a routine update on an unreliable hotel WiFi. Plugged USB mouse, then USB...
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