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  1. Thread: Folder icons

    by belnac
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    [all variants] Folder icons

    Yesterday I tried to set a custom icon for a folder and the only way I could think of to do this was to use nautilus. Now, there's a problem with this method in that the icons don't scale well at...
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    [xubuntu] Keyboard custom udev rule

    I use a keyboard switch so as to use the same keyboard on two machines. Unfortunately using the kb switch results in the keyboard rate being lost and so I thought of creating a custom udev rule to...
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    Configuring Unity and average users

    Does anybody know why the teams behind the Unity and Gnome 3 Desktop Environments chose not to include a program for easily configuring such trivial aspects of the OS as font size and instead require...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: First sign of trouble

    Just to let everyone know that this is not a driver issue! Turns out the Cat5e cable I was using was faulty. Replaced it with a cat6 and now have a super fast 1gpbs link.
  5. [SOLVED] First sign of trouble

    Letting everybody know that I just tried to connect the NIC to a gigabit switch but it refuses to negotiate a 1000Mb link.

    I'm pretty sure it's a driver issue as I tried forcing it with the...
  6. [SOLVED] Re: Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E2200 Ethernet working in linux

    I believe I've just now found a way to:


    install the latest official (and obviously proprietary) NVidia driver that fully supports my GPU (670M)
    enable full 3d hardware acceleration
    enable...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E2200 Ethernet working in linux

    Prior to applying Mahler's patch I too was suffering freezes running the latest 3.2 Kernel. I never actually found out what exactly was causing the freezes as I was never able to find any information...
  8. [SOLVED] Re: Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E2200 Ethernet working in linux

    Yes, correct. Applying just your patch results in the compilation error mentioned above - and that was whilst compiling with kernel 3.5.0-rc3; haven't tested with other kernels. Applying the second...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E2200 Ethernet working in linux

    Using Kernel 3.5.0-rc3, compilation fails on ./net/bluetooth/rfcomm/tty.c

    Attached is a simple patch I've just created that fixes the compilation error, which is caused by different function...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E2200 Ethernet working in linux

    Awesome, Mahler! Many thanks for this - will try it out at once.
  11. [all variants] Re: Question on X server, two displays, non xinerama

    Thanks for that Drakx.

    Would you please elaborate more on the multiseat setup you mention? Sounds very interesting!


    EDIT: Ah, nevermind! Found some interesting links on the subject, in...
  12. [all variants] Question on X server, two displays, non xinerama

    Hello,

    I have setup X to create two independent screens, :0.0 and :0.1, in a non xinerama layout. Whatever Desktop environment I choose at login launches independently on each screen, which works...
  13. [all variants] Postfix server rejecting emails sent from outside the host

    Hi,

    I've recently followed a guide I found online [1] and installed Postfix and Courier on my server machine. I can send emails from the server to any email address but unfortunately I can only...
  14. [all variants] Connect to wireless access point via terminal fails

    Hi,

    I have an Intel PRO 2200BG wireless card and can connect to my router when logging in via gdm (using Xubuntu.) No problems there, connection never drops, very reliable!

    But I've since had...
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    [all variants] Command for (de)activating monitor

    Hi,

    Title of thread says it all really. Is there a way to issue a command in a terminal to activate/deactivate a monitor in twinview (or dual head)?

    It's just that I'd love to have a simple...
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    [kubuntu] How to store GnuPG passphrase in kwallet

    Hi,

    Is it possible to store (or cache maybe?) GnuPG passphrases in kwallet such that kMail can use it whenever an email needs to be signed/encrypted? If so, how do I go about enabling this?

    I...
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    Re: 64 bit vs. 32 bit Ubuntu

    Been using Ubuntu x64 and Windows 7 Ultimate on and off strictly for gaming for a week now and have not had any issues whatsoever so far.

    Only issue I had was with setting up Grub on my...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot setup GRUB on RAID 0 set up disks

    Replying to my own question as I found the solution roughly 5 minutes after posting it and thought it might be of help to anyone facing the same issue as I was.

    It turns out the guides/posts I...
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    [SOLVED] Cannot setup GRUB on RAID 0 set up disks

    Hi,

    I've been all afternoon trying to install Ubuntu Lucid on my fakeRAID 0 configured (2) HDDs and am unable to set GRUB up. The fake RAID setup is provided by Intel Matrix Storage Manager, it is...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ampersand in terminal

    Fantastic replies, everyone. Thank you all!
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    [SOLVED] Ampersand in terminal

    Hello,

    Could anyone please explain why appending an ampersand at the end of a command line that executes a program, spawns the program and returns to the command prompt, as opposed to locking the...
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    Re: 64 bit vs. 32 bit Ubuntu

    Having read through this thread my only thought is this: my future is uncertain!

    I'm waiting for an i7-930 based machine w/ 12GB of DDR3 RAM and an nVidia GTX 260 that I ordered a few days ago,...
  23. Thread: Disk images

    by belnac
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    [ubuntu] Disk images

    Hello,

    I'm about to move my Ubuntu install from my external 250 GB HD (USB connected) to my laptop's master 90 GB SATA HD but before I do so I'd like to create a backup disk image of the SATA HD....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Would you please check my PPA source list?

    Awesome post snowpine! Guess I hadn't yet understood what the Linux philosophy is regarding software releases and upgrading/maintenance. Your post has shown me the light. ;-)

    Thanks man!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Would you please check my PPA source list?

    First off, thanks to all for your answers!



    The reason is often the versions in the repositories are not up to date with the latest stable releases. For instance, I have GCC 4.4.1 in my Ubuntu...
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