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A great place to learn about and play with command line stuff :
A great online magazine to whet your appetite for programming and fun projects like setting up a home...
Try starting it from a terminal window, often you will get error messages that may be useful in troubleshooting.
I just confirmed the bug you found. I installed openyahtzee, ran it fine the first...
Installing/updating Banshee from the Banshee Team PPA provided me with a Banshee whose Radio Station Fetcher plugin actually worked with Shoutcast. :)
Quick link :
If I recall correctly, Wine sets up a "fake" C drive to install Windows programs to. You should be able to browse to data on your actual Windows installation just by using the plain old file manager....
Ubuntu Natty doesn't have Gnome 3. It has a ton of Gnome 2.3x apps, running under Canonical's own Unity interface instead of Gnome-Shell.
As an example, gedit in Natty :
Do you have the normal Flash plugin installed from the Ubuntu repos? Or did you install it some other way?
From my machine :
flick@lil-spooky:~$ dpkg -l | grep flash
ii flashplugin-installer ...
sudo apt-get remove lxde
sudo apt-get autoremove
Should do the trick. Because :
autoremove is used to remove packages that were automatically
installed to satisfy dependencies for some...
I think Gnome 2 is good, Gnome 3 is good heading towards great, KDE is good heading towards great, and Unity is good heading towards great. And I still get a kick out of sometimes playing around with...
This may help :
Following link may help : especially check out the part about gnome3-session.
Looks like a bug has been filed, but not much work done on it yet :
No, I don't think it harms the Linux community at large.
Canonical/Ubuntu are striving to make a mainstream accessible desktop, they disagree with some of the decisions made for Gnome Shell, so...
Hope that helps.
This forum discussion MAY be helpful :
On the other hand, this article has some good points about the maddening tendency of Apple...
Nice find by akimatsu123!
If your problem is solved, could you please edit your original post and add the word "solved" to the beginning. That way other wannabe helpful forum lurkers like myself...
To make sure that wine is really cleanly gone and then cleanly installing it fresh :
In a Terminal window :
sudo apt-get purge wine
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
By "use Rhythmbox", do you mean any use of it causes the ethernet connection to drop? Doesn't matter if you are playing local music files, or listening to streaming audio/internet radio, or ripping a...
Possible help :
The tool described at : http://www.hackourlives.com/auto-mount-windows-partitions-in-ubuntu-10-04-lucid/
sounds like it might help you out.
This happens at times during archive updates. My first advice would be to wait a bit -- half hour say -- and then try your update and upgrade again. This has happened to me every once in a while, a...
The simple and easy answer is no, IF you are using standard repositories and using Ubuntu's standard package/program installation utilities, for example, the Ubuntu Software Center.
If you compile...
Could you paste in the permission error message you're getting here? The specifics could help troubleshooting.
Do you happen to remember what you did when you were "messing around with the video drivers." ?