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    [ubuntu] Re: Help Needed with ubuntu Gnome

    I'm not sure what repos ubuntu gnome points to, but you should just be able to install the ubuntu-desktop meta package to get everything.


    sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop

    But I would just...
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    Re: Offline installations in Linux?

    looks like just the two wget lines should be ignored if you downloaded them on your stick already

    just mount the usb stick, cd into the mounted usb location and then proceed with the tar extraction
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    Re: linux smart phone in production?

    I believe you are referring to http://jolla.com/ based off MeeGo
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    Re: Need Active X components urgently!!

    If you can't use your schools computer lab, then setting up a virtual machine with windows for your school work is the next best thing.

    (I assume it didn't work using wine's internet explorer?)
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    Re: Recommendations for USB Bluetooth?

    I got a http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000W4TZSC that I bought a couple years ago, and it works fine out of the box (in the description it says linux support too). But since bluetooth is slow, I barely...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do i auto start a program at login

    You can try putting them in ~/.xinitrc
  7. Re: Various Questions and General Performance Problem

    the gallium drivers are good for desktop stuff, but if you want to game I would suggest giving the proprietary drivers a try (Software & Updates > Additional Drivers).

    Did you follow this for...
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    scrolling curses with subpad in python

    I'm using the scrolling technique posted here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2515244/how-to-scroll-text-in-python-curses-subwindow

    So I have a pad filled with text, and then I'm using a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Nvidia card/driver and 2560x1440 Monitor

    Anyone got this running past 60Hz? I can't get it to work with anything but the 60hz modeline from cvt
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    Anyone playing Dishonored?

    Just got it today, and phew, it works great. It's real fun. :popcorn:
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    Re: Game Server Monitoring Software

    I use monit to make sure my mail and http server always start up if they crash. Maybe it can work for game servers too?
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    Re: Stable Wine 1.4 released.

    So glad. 1.4 fixed the alt-tabbing issue with the mouse in games.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Microphon and WinE

    is it a usb mic?
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    Re: Program the computer to shut down

    if you're not looking for anything fancy, the shutdown command does it.

    http://linux.die.net/man/8/shutdown


    Shutdown at 8 pm:
    shutdown -h 20:00

    Shutdown in 10 minutes:
    shutdown...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Laptop is Unusable! What happened?

    one way to find out....

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Smartmontools
  16. Thread: Steam and wine!

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    Re: Steam and wine!

    I use to do that years ago, and play CSS from my windows partition. But I'm not sure if that still works/highly not recommended



    sure. or you can see if you can just sym link to some of the big...
  17. Thread: My First Server

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    [ubuntu] Re: My First Server

    I'm curious as well. Would love to get some rack servers, but scared of how loud it might be. I don't have a garage/basement/location I can run some cat5 to and store them.






    +1. But its...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: My Sound Disappears every time Pidgin is ON - what's going on?

    did you try having sound settings as a command, and have it be "aplay %s"

    http://cristian-radulescu.ro/wp-content/uploads/img/pidginpreferences.jpg
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    [ubuntu] Re: installing and running Tor

    i assume you are using firefox with torbutton installed and enabled?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help for office machine

    you can keep a lookout for Linux Mint working on a gnome shell fork.
    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=MTAzMTQ

    or also look out for the gnome 2 fork called MATE ...
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    [all variants] Re: Which folder to install games in Ubuntu

    maybe /opt ?
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 11.10: nVidia, TwinView, HDMI, stutter when scenes move fast

    I would say the tearing would be dealing with VSYNC and using a composite desktop/effects.

    Can't think of a reason for the stuttering though. Maybe enabling the extreme frame dropping might help,...
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 11.10: nVidia, TwinView, HDMI, stutter when scenes move fast

    (assuming you are using the nvidia binary blob)

    in smplayer video settings you can select VDPAU as the codec method https://tdb0.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/smplayer-vdpau.png
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    Re: Is there a mac alternative to wine?

    maybe itunes, and steam games/other games which come with mac versions.
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    [gnome] Re: ipod nano 6th. Generation

    I was thinking, hmm shouldn't libgpod work? But then checking the website reads



    lol, that sucks.
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