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  1. Re: Autochecking of the file-system is switched off

    I think it was very annoying to have to wait for the auto checking. I'm happy to do it manually, when I have time for it. And I think file system corruption happens very seldom nowadays.
  2. Thread: Ubuntu Security

    by roten
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu Security

    Have a look at this page

    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BasicSecurity

    it contains the basics you need.
  3. [all variants] Re: What OS are you running with Pentium M and what do you want next?

    These are real alternatives for me



    Interesting:


    I will check fake-pae for upgrading Lubuntu.
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    [all variants] Re: Portable 'installed' system swap

    I suggest you use another system or method if security is important. Otherwise maybe it's OK without encrypted home.

    - tails, special security operating system (debian)

    - encrypt the whole usb...
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    [all variants] Re: Shred or wipe?

    I wiped a drive successfully using that ata wiki link (at least I think so). View my thread and give feedback, if you wish :-)

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2124829

    I checked with...
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    Re: best way to wipe a drive

    I think it worked, but would like some feedback, particularly about the minor pagefaults. See my edited dump from the terminal window :-)

    As you can see, I also checked the result but that lasted...
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    Re: best way to wipe a drive

    Thanks for the warning tubbygweilo. And the manual man hdparm is pretty scary.

    Thanks for the tip pinballwizard. You are right about DBAN, but I don't want to brick the drive with a strong magnet,...
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    Re: best way to wipe a drive

    Thanks for the tips,

    The current version of DBAN booted but exited with errors for me. I tried in two computers with the drive to be wiped in an eSATA box. If hdparm turns out to be too hard I...
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    Re: best way to wipe a drive

    Thanks

    This looks a little complicated, but there are several small steps and good explanations. So I'll try it. My drive seems to have the necessary properties, and I have an eSATA adapter, that...
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    best way to wipe a drive

    Hi!

    I would like get advice how wipe my old drive completely. I have read about hdparm, DBAN, HDDErase, wipe, dd, shred, bleach-bit, sfill,... I'm sure there are many more to be found.

    Which...
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    Re: Trim SSD enable and check

    Thank you bantuvez,

    So I can conclude that both of my SSDs are working with TRIM :-)

    I will mark this thread as SOLVED
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    Re: Trim SSD enable and check

    Vielen Dank, linrunner!

    Ich habe Deutsch im Schule gelernt, so ich glaube dass is deine link verstehe. Die Antwort von

    sudo hdparm -I /dev/sdb | grep -i TRIM ist

    * Data Set Management TRIM...
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    Re: Trim SSD enable and check

    Bump :-)
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    [ubuntu] Re: Partitions & Installation

    You can also try tails See this link

    https://tails.boum.org/download/index.en.html
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    Re: Trim SSD enable and check

    Does fstrim work even if the drivespace is not zeroized, when it can trim various amounts depending on how much was written and deleted?
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    Re: This is really frustrating

    http://www.trotch.com/blog/sudo-apt-get-remove-unity-lens-shopping/
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    Re: Trim SSD enable and check

    Thanks Sudotus,

    Fstrim works like this for me too. Tested on a drive, that is not zeroized, and it could trim various amounts depending on how much was written and deleted.

    But it would be...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: How to activate and then verify automatic TRIM on a SSD for Ubuntu 12.04 Precise

    Hi,

    Several of you know a lot about trim for SSD drives. I just started this thread and need help.

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=12466039#post12466039

    Thanks in advance :P
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    Trim SSD enable and check

    Hi everybody :-)

    I have two OCZ-AGILITY3 60 GB SSD drives with ext4 file systems. I bought the second one a few weeks after the first one. I have read some threads about SSD and trim=discard on...
  20. Thread: mplayer2

    by roten
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    [lubuntu] Re: mplayer2

    There is still problems with mplayer in Lubuntu: mplayer2. After 8 months, the default media player in Lubuntu 12.04 just stops. Yes, I have an old computer, that's why I use Lubuntu. Why not have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Text/Programming editor with some features

    Try emacs it's old but very powerful
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    Re: alternative to dropbox

    There's also Cloudme http://www.cloudme.com
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    Re: boot usb3 pendrive in usb port

    I'd like that too, CD and USB2 are slow.
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