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    [ubuntu] Re: New to Linux and fresh 11.10

    Hi,

    first thing I would do is to open a terminal, type the command "lspci" to see if the wifi is recognized by Linux. If not it can sometimes help to change BIOS settings so that the operating...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unknown large uploads.

    I would nevertheless suspect updates going on in the background. Anyway, you can easily monitor your net traffic with tools like tcpdump or wireshark. Cheers!
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    [ubuntu] Re: 1 second lag on everything

    Did you try going to > System Settings > Universal Access > Typing > Toggle Slow Keys ? That worked for me... Cheers!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Java chnages and Hirschmann switches

    Hi stanbrown,

    in order to communicate with your switches you need a java plugin for your browser (firefox or something). This plugin can no longer be installed from firefox directly.

    Solution...
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    [ubuntu] Re: mirror image of a PS file

    Since Ubuntu is based on Debian, I cannot see why a rather old and well-known Debian program should not work under Ubuntu.

    However, I don't understand your question.

    1. Dvips is a program that...
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    [SOLVED] Re: NTP on laptops?

    Thanks, Lars, you made it very clear.

    And yes, increasing local traffic by NTP was my main concern.
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    [SOLVED] NTP on laptops?

    Hello friends,

    I learned that ntp lets you synchronize your PC time with UTC via internet - which is certainly important on servers. However, nowadays you notice that ntp is quite often also...
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    Re: Help With Dr Racket Install

    Which version of Ubuntu are you using? I compiled and installed racket 5.1.3 under Ubuntu 10.04 as well as under 11.10 with no problems. The final DrRacket program launcher is a script file named...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Keyboard dead in VBox 4.0

    Thanks Santos1204,

    at least I am not the only one with that problem! By the way, is your host a 64 bit system?

    Anyone else? Solutions?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Keyboard dead in VBox 4.0

    Hello again,

    I found out that the described effect (keyboard in the guest becoming unresponsive) happens after the screensaver of the host system has come up. Also, when this occurs it is no...
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    [ubuntu] Keyboard dead in VBox 4.0

    Hello, virtualizers around,

    I am running VirtualBox 4.0 with the extension pack under 64bit Ubuntu Lucid. The virtual machine is 32bit Windows XP SP3. It works but sometimes (!) my keyboard is...
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    [ubuntu] Re: no shutdown button after boot

    Thanks, corncob,

    I know how to restore the shutdown button and, fortunately, it doesn't disappear too frequently. But I think the behavior is annoying. Anyone else observing this? Is it a bug?
    ...
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    [ubuntu] no shutdown button after boot

    Hi all,

    my laptop (Dell Latitude E5500) operates under Ubuntu Lucid. From time to time the shutdown button is just missing after boot up. On the other hand, the session indicator appears together...
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    [all variants] Re: TeX filter in Moodle

    Thanks Dedoimedo,

    I don't know too much about Lyx since I am using Kile (another TeX editor). But my problem is not about writing and compiling TeX or LaTeX. With my current TeX system (texlive) I...
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    [all variants] Re: TeX filter in Moodle

    nobody???
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    [all variants] TeX filter in Moodle

    I've installed moodle 1.8.2 from the repositories on a 64 bit system running Ubuntu 8.10. Server works fine. With TeX filter enabled I can display equations within the text using the $$...$$ tags....
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    [ubuntu] Re: gnucash-docs package missing

    Hi steve3226,

    I am also using Ubuntu 8.04 and gnucash and was able to install the docs with

    sudo apt-get install gnucash-docs
    from the terminal. However, it seems that the docs version does...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Network-Manager wired and wireless

    Thanks, Vishal,

    I did that already (i.e. manually switching to a saved network configuration with Network-Manager).

    However, I was looking for an automatic switching: use the wired eth0...
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    [ubuntu] Network-Manager wired and wireless

    Hi folks,

    I could not find a way to persuade Network-Manager to configure my "business" and "home" networks correctly. "Business" is static IP, eth0, and "home" is dhcp router, wlan0. Both...
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    [all variants] Re: Fritz box DNS - PROBLEM SOLVED!

    The solution was already posted on a German wiki. Here it is:

    Open (with root privileges) the file /etc/dhcp3/dhclient.conf, un-comment and correct the two lines:

    send host-name "pc-name";...
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    [all variants] Fritz box DNS

    Hello Ubuntu friends,

    following problem: I am running Kubuntu, Ubuntu (Hardy), and Windows from several PCs, all of them connected to an AVM Fritz Box DSL FON WLAN 7113. The box works as router...
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    [all variants] Re: GNUcash and Finance::quote

    No, I de-installed GNUcash! Finance::quote is a bunch of perl scripts running without GNUcash, just from the terminal if you like. They only need a perl environment - which is apparently found in the...
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    [all variants] Re: GNUcash and Finance::quote

    I removed GNUcash and its libraries. Then I re-installed only the perl module libfinance-quote-perl, version 1.13-1. Then I downloaded the recent Finance-Quote-1.13 source. These are perl scripts: no...
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    [all variants] Re: GNUcash and Finance::quote

    Recently I noticed that I can call stock prices from within GNUcash only if I use Yahoo as an information source! In particular, Yahoo_Europe and others do not work. To me it appears that there is a...
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    [all variants] GNUcash and Finance::quote

    Hi folks,
    I am having a problem with GNUcash using the stock price updating module. The program gnc-fq-dump works OK in a terminal, and GNUcash works OK but I could not get stock prices. System is...
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