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  1. Thread: Delete me

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    Re: Delete me

    By which I mean delete my account.

    D'oh
  2. Thread: Delete me

    by otchie1
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    Delete me

    Thanks
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    [ubuntu] Re: After install 10.04 high load en slow login

    Well I get the slow to appear desktop but with no appreciable load at all (0.21)

    I run 4GB 800 DRAM with Phenom II 965.

    3 separate hdd.

    Can't believe it's disk mount related as if i leave...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 10.04 final + intel 855GM + upgrade disaster

    Fine, so long as you are happy to upgrade and be confronted with a black screen, disabled mouse & keyboard with no explanation and no warning.

    Sure you can fix it so long as you can boot to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 10.04 final + intel 855GM + upgrade disaster

    Not that anything written in a bug report will make a blind bit of sense to a new user.

    Ubuntu has decided to blacklist your Keybooard, Mouse and Screen FFS
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    [ubuntu] Re: Chromium Browser Broken

    latest repo update cured me >>> 4.0.267.0 (Ubuntu build 34059)

    But i was working just fine with Chrome before so I know it was the errant update that messed things up.

    I can't think of anything...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Chromium Browser Broken

    You are not alone.
    Latest chromium is broken making a black or fuzzy mess of many web pages.

    No idea what the devs were trying to fix but clearly they didn't test it very well.
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    [kubuntu] Re: Whireless network in kubuntu

    KWifi manager
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    [ubuntu] Re: Segmentation fault very annoying

    duplicate.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Segmentation fault very annoying

    As no 3D apps work and as things like Compliz Fire & water are crushing your box I'd suggest re-doing your video card driver installation.
    I've never used ATi but I'm sure a glance through your...
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    [ubuntu] Re: XP...network fussy?

    Try manually connecting from XP using the Samba IP; that often populates the MS Network Neighbourhood.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Empathy & mysterious ircd connecton

    please delete - moved to General where it might get read.
  13. [ubuntu] Why does Empathy connect to an IRCD server?

    When I fire up Empathy with only an MSN & Yahoo accounts it opens a connection to kennedy.acc.umu.se:ircd

    I don't ask it to and it doesn't tell me that it has but netstat never lies ;)

    Anyone...
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    [ubuntu] Empathy & mysterious ircd connecton

    When I fire up Empathy with only an MSN & Yahoo accounts it opens a connection to kennedy.acc.umu.se:ircd

    Anyone know why?
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    [ubuntu] How to get System Sounds with only OSS

    I haven't used ALSA in about a decade and I never saw the need for Pulse as OSS does everything I want. Seems Ubuntu devs do use Pulse though as with it removed you lose your system sounds.

    To get...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: ATI & Nvidia: no X, just blinking on 2.6.31 (Karmic 9.10)

    Just another example of developers developing things just for their systems without much regard to anybody else. Guess that's just fallout from them being mostly anonymous.
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    Re: Anyone else still using Epiphany?

    I'm an old Galeon reject and have just switched back to Epiphany after getting fed up with the slow bloat that is modern FF.
    So fast, so stable and so good at what it does :-)
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    [ubuntu] xsane broken - work around insane

    Perfection610, an old scanner but it's worked fine under xsane for years.
    New Jaunty upgrade and now it just crashes or seg faults :-(

    The insane part is that the easiest fix was to fire up Sun...
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    [gnome] Re: Gnome desktop copy and paste

    Good call. Done.
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    [gnome] Re: Gnome desktop copy and paste

    Gnome should do what I want it to do and not MS forces its customers to do.

    A shortcut is a portal to real directory not a location in its own right. When I drag a file onto a shortcut I obviously...
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    [gnome] Gnome desktop copy and paste

    When I want to move a file around on my desktop and put it in a folder I highlight it with the mouse and drag it over.
    If I drag it into a folder it does a cut & paste.
    If I drag it onto a shortcut...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Update problems

    The error message told you all you needed to know,

    E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/gb.archive.ubuntu.com_ubuntu_dists_jaunty-updates_restricted_binary-i386_Packages

    That means...
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    [ubuntu] Re:NOT SOLVED AT ALL REALLY These files are on a Picture CD

    Some time this decade? It's new to me in 8.10.
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    [ubuntu] Re: ive made a terrible mistake... S.O.S.!!!

    You've lost your window manager.

    The simplest way to recover is to just reinstall, doesn't take more than 15 minutes or so.

    There are other ways to recover by logging in to a terminal and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Compiz more trouble than it's worth?

    To drag this in to another month but also to address the original question of the OP, YES.

    I have Nvidia 8800GT under latest NVidia driver and Compiz is a PITA.
    I have to shut it down to stop it...
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