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    [ubuntu] Re: schedule of updates

    Thank you. Exactly what I wanted to know. I'll report problem solved ss soon as I can find out how to do that.
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    [ubuntu] Re: schedule of updates

    Sorry, but I'm still somewhat confused. Are the reply posts saying that Firefox, Thunderbird and all other apps are not fully updated until Ubuntu is fully updated. I think I don't have the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: schedule of updates

    Thanks to all of you. I haven't had a chance to study the Backports page yet. I just wanted you to know I appreciate the replies and I'll get back if I have any questions.
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    [ubuntu] schedule of updates

    I have Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. I notice that Ubuntu, Firefox. Thunderbird and other apps have later versions than I do. However, Update Manager tells me that I have the latest version of all the apps I...
  5. Thread: GRUB, Error 21

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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    Sorry to take so long to get back to you. A friend spent hours doing technical stuff that I don't understand. The problem was solved. The new version of Ubuntu was loaded successfully. If this...
  6. Thread: GRUB, Error 21

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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    Sorry. I spoke too soon. I powered off and then booted up a half hour or so later and got the full GRUB and error 21 msg again. Booting from hibernation has been no problem but Shut Down and power...
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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    Thanks again. Problem solved.
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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    Thank you. I'll leave it alone. I must say, however, that the codes you asked me to write and the results you wanted me to post would have been impossible for me without the help of a friend who...
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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    no problem returning from hibernate or powering off.
  10. Thread: GRUB, Error 21

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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    Do the numbers in the total column indicate I have more memory than swap? If so, what should I do? After sending this, I'll hibernate and send another msg telling you what happened.

    Package...
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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    RESUME=UUID=a7f5d4ed-7535-48fe-84ba-e7d59c393a28

    Thanks
  12. Thread: GRUB, Error 21

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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    Boot Info Script 0.55 dated February 15th, 2010

    ============================= Boot Info Summary: ==============================

    => Grub 0.97 is installed in the MBR of...
  13. Thread: GRUB, Error 21

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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    I've made no changes of any kind for many months. I haven't changed my "swap" because I don't know what that is. I haven't ever touched my partition.

    The upgrade to Karmik (9.10), which happened...
  14. Thread: GRUB, Error 21

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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB, Error 21

    Why would GRUB be not up-to-date when I have Synaptic Package Manager automatically notifying me and installing updates? As a matter of fact, wasn't there a big update just a few weeks ago? Could...
  15. Thread: GRUB, Error 21

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    [ubuntu] GRUB, Error 21

    In the last few days, when I hit the power-on button in order to come out of hibernation I get a msg, "GRUB Loading stage 1.5
    "GRUB Loading, please wait
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    [ubuntu] Re: trash and delete

    I appreciate your help.

    2. I am using Gnome 2.28.1 (more accurately it is using me; I used Win for many years and have just shifted to Ubuntu, Open Office, etc.). Is it proper for me to ask what...
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    [ubuntu] Re: trash and delete

    So I'll know for the future: update/upgrade manager told me it was going to do a partial upgrade.

    1. Could I have canceled that and forced the manager to do a complete upgrade/update?
    2. The...
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    [ubuntu] trash and delete

    It took hours to learn that there is no recycle bin in OpenOffice.Org and that delete and trash are not the same thing in Ubuntu. However, the delete button always comes up when I right click files...
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    [SOLVED] Re: updating open office

    Sorry, but I don't understand the lingo. I've used MS stuff for many years and switched only a few months ago to Ubuntu and OO. Next time I'll post to beginners' forum.

    However, earlier today...
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    [SOLVED] Re: updating open office

    I don't understand what you mean by proposed and backports. However, I have just about all buttons checked in System/Administration/Software Sources, and use Update Manager to do its thing. Should...
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    [SOLVED] updating open office

    I think I've read that Ubuntu does not automatically update Open Office. But at this point I wonder if I understand anything. I ask because I'm having various problems with Open Office 3.0.1 and an...
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