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  1. [all variants] Terminal with tabs, different background colors per tab

    Hi,

    Using Xubuntu 13.04 x64

    I have seen a presenter using a Mac laptop where he can use the terminal to SSH to several servers. What is cool was that he could set different background color for...
  2. Xubuntu: How to backup Panel custom configuration

    Hi,

    I spent quite sometimes to configure my two panels. Especially the launchers that I created one by one. I would like to save all these settings for backup purposes. Can you please show me the...
  3. [xfce] Disable Display Compositing, would that save resources?

    Hi,

    Using Xubuntu 12.10 x64. I don't really need any graphic effects, so I disable the "Display Compositing" property. However, I would like to know if it is really worth it.

    Q1. If "Display...
  4. Re: avconv re-encode to 64kbit/s but metadata shows 32k

    Oh wow, a little bit too complicate. As I re-encode rarely, I'll go with the fullpath syntax for now. Thanks very much for your help.
  5. Re: avconv re-encode to 64kbit/s but metadata shows 32k

    Hi,

    FIXED: using static build. Now the re-encoded file reports 64 kbps as expected. Thanks. Can you please show me how to make this static ffmpeg permanent?

    BTW, before attempting the static...
  6. Re: avconv re-encode to 64kbit/s but metadata shows 32k

    Can you please show me the instructions to install this? This page
    Jon Severinsson's FFmpeg PPA says "For precise (12.04) and quantal (12.10) this PPA only provides FFmpeg 0.10, as Ubuntu no longer...
  7. avconv re-encode to 64kbit/s but metadata shows 32k

    Hi,

    I reencode an mp3 from 128kbps to 64kbps. I suppose it works OK as I see the resulting MP3 is about half the size of the original MP3. However, the metadata reports bitrate as 32 kbps/s as...
  8. [ubuntu] Is Intel GMA x4500 compatible with Unity 3D (12.04 x64)

    Using Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits. Integrated Intel GMA X4500 GPU in Intel Chipset G41.

    Additional Driver reported nothing. So I assume graphic driver is OK. However, it looks like I can only run Unity...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: System policy prevents normal users connecting to WIFI

    Hi Barbara,

    Editing /usr/share/polkit-1/actions/org.freedesktop.NetworkManager.policy
    and change the value of <allow_active>auth_admin_keep</allow_active> to <allow_active>yes</allow_active>
    ...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Command Line: how to sort find results alphabetically?

    Oh wow! super nice, exactly what I was looking for. The reason? My ignorance in the command line intricacies. Thanks very much for your help.
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Command Line: how to sort find results alphabetically?

    Thanks for suggesting an alternative solution. I keep this on file to put it in use next time. However, I am still interested in a solution that generate a script.
  12. [SOLVED] Command Line: how to sort find results alphabetically?

    Hi,

    I would like to re-encode media files to mp3 64 Kbps bitrate using ffmpeg. The work need to be done for an entire folder so I would like to generate the syntax automatically. Example the...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Upgrade laptop to 4GB, Ubuntu 10.04 sees 3.3GB

    uname -a

    Linux MyComputerName 2.6.32-30-generic #59-Ubuntu SMP Tue Mar 1 21:30:46 UTC 2011 x86_64 GNU/Linux

    I have checked with Memtest86+, the utility see only 3455 MB available. So then I...
  14. [ubuntu] Upgrade laptop to 4GB, Ubuntu 10.04 sees 3.3GB

    Hi,

    Using Ubuntu 10.04 x64. Laptop is HP 8430, CPU=T7200, 64bits, VT enabled. Video should probably ATI X1600.

    Just upgraded from 3GB to 4GB. BIOS screen shows laptop has 4GB. surpringly,...
  15. Thread: 11.04 freeze

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    [ubuntu] Re: 11.04 freeze

    Add me to the list of the screensaver freeze. I set it to random, the freezing occurs on wake up. May be after 15 to 30 minutes. Occurred on different screensavers.

    Fresh 11.04 x64 Install, new...
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    [ubuntu] Re: VirtualBox exclusively

    Hi,

    This is how I learn Ubuntu 2 years ago (running Ubuntu in Virtualbox on a Windows 7 host). Then after 2 or 3 months, I installed Ubuntu for real in dual boot on a Desktop computer (along with...
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    [all variants] How to batch rename directories?

    Hi,

    I have several folders:
    Archive_001
    Archive_002
    Archive_003
    etc.

    Is there any command to batch rename these directories to:
    NewArchive_001
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Maverick, Notification Area: missing either sound or network icon

    Fixed for the sound applet: Must add in Panel "Indicator Applet".

    As for the Network icon which is missing in the notification area. I have no clue why it dispaeared for User2 and even less how to...
  19. [ubuntu] Maverick, Notification Area: missing either sound or network icon

    Hi,

    Fresh install Ububtu 10.10 x64.
    User1: Notification area shows network icon but no sound icon
    User2: Notification area shows sound icon but no network icon

    Removing the Notification area...
  20. Re: 10.10 upgrade = slow, new install: computer hang up

    Attempt #4 (failed): Reinstall version 10.04.1. Also failed for the exact same reason. This looks really scary, 10.04 was working OK on this computer. May be There is a hardware defect which decide...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Install 10.10 or not?

    Hope that's it is not too late. Please DO NOT install 10.10. I am going to have a sleepless night to fix the two computers I screwed up when I installed 10.10. Now I have to re-install 10.04 fresh to...
  22. Re: 10.10 upgrade = slow, new install: computer hang up

    Agreed, that was mainly my fault to gamble with the new version. But LiveCD works OK, reviews since RC didn't raise any warning. I am willing to admit that there could be some instabilities. However...
  23. Re: 10.10 upgrade = slow, new install: computer hang up

    Attempt #2: still failed !

    I redo another fresh install. This time I burn the 10.10 x64 ISO on a DVD as I had to fix syslinux.cfg on the USB key to make it boot. May be something will be better if...
  24. Re: 10.10 upgrade = slow, new install: computer hang up

    I monitored the 10.10 reviews, all of them show screenshots, new features, etc. But NONE gave any warning about computer will hang up right at boot screen or install would take forever. I did see...
  25. 10.10 upgrade = slow, new install: computer hang up

    Hi,

    EDIT: Workaround found, need two computers. See post #8

    My Meerkat 10.10 adventure is quite a disaster. Can you please see if there is any potential issue in my proceeding?

    - Desktop...
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