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  1. Thread: USB key

    by pinballwizard
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    [ubuntu] Re: USB key

    The whole thing smells.
  2. Re: Is this a reasonable copyright agreement?

    If you just want a kick out of some anonymous persons reading your stories, then it's irrelevant. If you hope to someday make money off your stories, then don't publish them for free anywhere. Keep...
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    Re: Is it cruel to keep pets?

    Shame. I said "breeding" not evolution.

    But nevermind. Stupid thread is stupid.
  4. Thread: Gnome?

    by pinballwizard
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    [gnome] Re: Gnome?

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    [ubuntu] Re: Trying to Install Adobe Reader.

    @OP, you can natively open .pdf with Ubuntu as it is.

    @everyone else, maybe help the guy with his dpkg problem?

    I'll volunteer that @OP opens a terminal and runs


    dpkg -l | grep acroread ...
  6. Re: Not too powerful but very physically robust laptop

    Yeah, but reading what the the OP says, he's not looking for an IP rated laptop, I reckon that's overkill in this case.
  7. Re: Not too powerful but very physically robust laptop

    Yankee keyboard, check, robust magnesium alloy chassis, check, alluminium cover, check. Sorry, no number pad, but I'd look at the Dell Latitude E series....
  8. [ubuntu] Re: brand new to ubuntu and have two problems

    I know it's not why you arrived here, but with those specs, I'd be very tempted to rather look at antiX. Then you really will get the speed you desire. Go here...
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    Re: Is it cruel to keep pets?

    I think you're a real riot.

    Modern day domestic pets are species that have had the wild bred out of them over centuries. If we left them at birth (or worse, turned them out after we'd raised them)...
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    Re: Which Laptop?

    I have an HP, and Lenovo, and My parents have Samsungs all running (U)buntu and out of them all I'd take the HP or my work supplied Dell for buuld quality and out of the box readiness for Ubuntu.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Issues with iso's

    setenv is because the program needs you to set an environment...
    Which is a C command, not a Bash command. You need to install tcsh


    sudo apt-get install tcsh

    From here:...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Issues with iso's

    Don't know exactly why you downloaded an image to install iraf.
    Go here:
    http://iraf.noao.edu/
    or here:
    http://iraf.net/downloads/

    Get the correct .tar file for your architecture and install...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Nvidia: Wrong resolution after updates.

    Slow down tiger. If you run the live environmentr from the disc you would install from, do you get all you resolutions?
  14. [OtherOS_] Re: Is it worth the trouble to build a new distro using an LFS base and put it out th

    No
  15. Re: New installation of Lubuntu Quantal not picking up wi-fi

    Are you online when doing it? It will download the driver if you are...
  16. Re: New installation of Lubuntu Quantal not picking up wi-fi

    Select the option to install the proprietary driver?

    Look here if you need help installing the driver:
    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/Driver/bcm43xx...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu has decided my desktop is a laptop

    Try: http://www.vxbus.com/software/linux/148-how-to-change-monitor-resolution-in-ubuntu-1204.html
  18. Re: New installation of Lubuntu Quantal not picking up wi-fi

    Sorry, mate, used KDE for too many years, (Jockey is the old KDE program to look for drivers)

    I'm not 100% sure with Lubuntu, but go to Settings and look for something along the lines of...
  19. Re: New installation of Lubuntu Quantal not picking up wi-fi

    Off the top of my head, a Broadcom card is gonna need a proprietary driver. Run jockey and see if there is one?

    Edit; The last hardware I ran that had a Broadcom driver also had issues with wifi....
  20. Re: How to determine what version is installed?

    Open a terminal, type:
    cat /etc/*release

    And to mark the thread, click on the thread tools button at the top right.
  21. Re: New installation of Lubuntu Quantal not picking up wi-fi

    post the output of
    lspci

    Lets start with finding out what network hardware you have.
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    Re: How many PPAs do you have enabled ?

    Then I'd contend that there's a huge gap between Ubuntu users and Linux users.
  23. Re: Driving mode safety app for tablets?

    I honestly think you will get a better response over on XDA forums.
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Change session and ubuntu environment

    Reload with Ubuntu, and then use a VM with Edubuntu for the kids...
  25. Re: Are you pushed away from the command line?

    Well, then devs should stop pushing updates that bork my system and force me into the cli to fix.

    Granted, it doesn't happen often, but I don't run any dodgy or pre-release repositories, and I use...
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