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  1. Cross-platform photo management solution?

    After getting back from my first trip abroad, I decided I was going to consolidate and organize the numerous photos I've taken both over the years and on the trip in one place, on one computer (which...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chat icon in Gnome Classic is too big

    I'm going to answer my own question here. Apparently, the Indicator Applet has been ported to Gnome 3 by Jason Conti; this basically allows one to have the exact same indicators and menus as in...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu One registration is broken

    I don't get it. If you don't have reference text in the first place, how do you determine if what the person typed in was correct or not? Isn't that the point of a captcha?
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    [SOLVED] Re: Chat icon in Gnome Classic is too big

    Thanks!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Oops. Lost grub.

    Believe it or not, there are entire articles written about reinstalling GRUB; it's such a common issue. Granted, most of the time people are installing Windows from scratch after installing Ubuntu...
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    [all variants] Re: Diagonal offset bug gnome3

    I'm getting the same problems as you; it appears that it happens sporadically when resizing windows.

    To boot, Gnome Shell crashes frequently as well.

    I reinstalled Gnome 3 (sudo apt-get remove...
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    [SOLVED] Chat icon in Gnome Classic is too big

    I just upgraded to 11.10 from 10.10 a few days ago, and I'm still trying to get my computer set up the way I like it. I ditched Unity almost immediately; I need the window list at the bottom of the...
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    Poll: Re: Favorite Email Client?

    I've never been able to stand desktop-based email clients... The whole "send/receive" dialog box only irritated me. Gmail is the way to go.
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Best way to make a PDF from a bunch of images?

    Framli,
    Thanks so much! It worked wonderfully! I feel kinda foolish now, though; I'd just started reading about Imagemagick the other day.
  10. [SOLVED] Best way to make a PDF from a bunch of images?

    Please forgive me if I posted this in the wrong subforum, but I have a bunch of images (100+) that I'd like to assemble into a PDF file, and I don't know a good way to do it. Unfortunately, Simple...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Adobe Reader

    If you install Adobe Reader through the package manager (Software Center/Synaptic/apt-get), you get automatic updates from within Ubuntu. If you are concerned that Reader might have security flaws (I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Shared todo lists

    If you don't need anything suited for intensive use (like keeping track of a single project), you could make a Google Docs file. You get simultaneous editing plus access from anywhere.
  13. [all variants] Joining computer to domain with Likewise-Open when spaces are in org. unit name

    I'm trying to use Likewise-Open to join a computer to an Active Directory domain, preferably using the command-line utility domainjoin-cli. Problem is, the organizational unit I'm trying to put it...
  14. [SOLVED] Re: Can't ping linux boxes on Windows network

    Well, today I tried pinging the linux computer from a Windows PC and was able to get through (Yesterday I was pinging from a linux machine). I honestly don't know if it's Samba or Likewise-Open doing...
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Can't ping linux boxes on Windows network

    No to the first two, and doesn't the third happen automatically when you install Samba?

    I'll try this tomorrow. Thanks!
  16. [SOLVED] Re: Can't ping linux boxes on Windows network

    Oh, and editing the /etc/hosts file manually is obviously out of the question, since it seems impractical to push out host definitions to every Windows machine on the network. I don't even have...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: Can't ping linux boxes on Windows network

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    Close, but unless I'm mistaken that's the reverse of what I'm trying to do.
    I'm not trying to ping Windows computers from the linux machine (I was able to do this from a vanilla...
  18. [SOLVED] Re: Can't ping linux boxes on Windows network

    For most of my testing, samba wasn't installed. Is it necessary?
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Random, complete crashes, only in ubuntu, win7 works fine!!

    Logs can be read from System > Administration > Log File Viewer
  20. [SOLVED] Can't ping linux boxes on Windows network

    I'm setting up an Ubuntu-based kiosk for my organization, and I can't seem to ping it by its hostname. The network is an Active Directory domain.

    I tried editing /etc/dhcp3/dhclient.conf (I filled...
  21. [ubuntu] Random crashing; how do I investigate this?

    So, a couple weeks ago I finally got around to upgrading from 10.04 to 10.10 via complete reinstall. (I have a separate /home partition from the rest of the filesystem, so I just used the same user...
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    Re: FireFox or Chromium?

    I like Chrom[ium]'s speed (I'm currently developing a graphics-instensive, SVG-based game), but I'd hate to give up Firefox's privacy -- adblock and noscript are musts for me! I keep both on my...
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    How to post a papercut?

    Sorry for the annoyance, but how are we supposed to log a PaperCut? The community wiki page wasn't a lot of help.

    I have two:

    Many iTunes users are used to pausing their music with the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to Install Dolphin

    Never mind. There's a PPA with prebuilt packages:

    http://code.google.com/p/dolphin-emu/wiki/DolphinUbuntuPackages
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to Install Dolphin

    I have no idea.

    When I downloaded Dolphin from the website, it came packaged as a .tar.bz file. I tried extracting it to a folder (I chose /opt, the same folder Google Chrome puts itself). But...
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