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  1. [SOLVED] Re: Moving mail from Mozilla in Vista to Ubuntu

    Itís fairly easy to move a Thunderbird account from one machine to another, and from one OS to another. Iím doing it all the time with my wifeís email; now up to 2.4G of email going back 10 years....
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 10.10 stopped booting

    This is not a wubi setup, I have separate partitions for Win7 and Ubuntu & I use grub2 to boot...

    During my investigations I noticed that wifi wasn't working in win7 either, not that I use wifi as...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 10.10 stopped booting

    Wow, thanks for a great response guys, I'm a little overwhelmed with info, so it'll take a little with go though some of the ideas.

    Some thoughts:


    I can access the log files on the Linux...
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    [SOLVED] Ubuntu 10.10 stopped booting

    I now have 2 PCs that won't boot Ubuntu - with the same symptoms. One is an old desktop, the other a Toshiba Satellite U500 E5 laptop. The common spec: both running 10.10, both with NVIDIA graphics...
  5. Thread: gnome

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    [ubuntu] Re: gnome

    To start with, have a read of these:

    psychocats comparison

    wikipeadia x-windows desktop comparison

    But even better make up your own mind by downloading the ISOs for each and booting each...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 10.04 LTS upgrade breaks visual effects and sleep mode

    It looks as though you are correct: compiz does not seem to start on boot.

    A work around for me was to add compiz as a new item in System->Preferences->Startup Applications.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Create Video from JPEGs

    Hi,

    I can't help you with the mencoder problem, but note that making slides using mencoder is limited as it doesn't provide transitions from slide to slide, etc. You might want to consider some...
  8. Re: Interesting and annoying points about my college

    Good luck with the course nisshh, although I'm alarmed at the parochial mindset of the staff in your college. I'd be interested in seeing your curriculum as it seems very limited.

    What everyone...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: can I transfer video from camcorder to ubuntu via s-video?

    (dupe post, can't see how to delete, sorry)
  10. [ubuntu] Re: can I transfer video from camcorder to ubuntu via s-video?

    As far as I'm aware, the Intel GMA950 is graphics out to you monitor only, no analogue video in. Check your computer documentation to see whether you have S-Video input.

    If not, you'll need a new...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Installing Ubuntu on someone else's computer?

    Installing the standard basic Ubuntu does not cause any licensing issues.

    The problems start when you want to use multimedia. Some formats are 'restricted'(including MP3s)and royalty payments...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Installing Ubuntu on someone else's computer?

    Installing the standard basic Ubuntu does not cause any licensing issues.

    The problems start when you want to use multimedia. Some formats are 'restricted'(including MP3s)and royalty payments...
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    Re: searching for simple program for sql

    You can learn SQL in Ubuntu without installing or setting up anything.

    sqlite is an alternative MySQL that does not require a server which, I think, is already installed as a default package on...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: suggestions for a good tv player for ubuntu

    Hi Jarrah,

    I am very happy using Kaffeine with my Leadtek/Winfast DBT Dongle Gold. Some may not like it because it's a KDE app and doesn't fit in too well with gnome, but I don't care about that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Editing .vob files

    zorbek,

    Welcome to the wonderful world of linux video production. You are about to embark on a journey with many trials and tribulations. Fortunately, vob is a well recognised video container that...
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    Re: Why does firefox in linux suck so much?

    I'll add my experiences.

    Firefox is shockingly bad on my system (8.10, i386, 1 GB RAM) - when accessing a web site heavily load with with flash (like wwww.neatorama.com), the whole system grinds...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: How to add radio stations to screenlets radio?

    You have to edit the Radio menu definition file:


    sudo gedit /usr/share/screenlets/Radio/menu.xml

    I recommend you back the file up before you start, it is easy to screw up the XML syntax....
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