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    Re: Five programming languages to know.

    Languages and why I want(ed) to learn them:

    C: low level, memory management, operating systems
    Java: OOP, Android apps
    Python: easy to learn, quick for scripting
    Ruby: Rails, TDD
    Objective-C:...
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    Re: Scope of your developers skills

    I am currently a "web developer", but I find that a job title and description means close to nothing in this industry. I was brought into my current job to work on a typical Ruby on Rails stack, but...
  3. Thread: Github???

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    Re: Github???

    Social coding. I can store my code on there for projects and easily share them with others.
  4. Re: Ubuntu on Windows 8 Tablets (or Laplets or Tabtops)

    Interesting you bring this up as I am curious about it as well. This detachable tablet keyboard form factor looks to be the future of portable computers. I wonder if Ubuntu will be able to work on...
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    Re: Films about linux/free software

    LOL

    Watch Antitrust, Hackers, and Swordfish. If not for the software, for Rachel, Angelina, and Halle.

    :popcorn:
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    Re: Guess what's @ Amazon.com

    lol at the one product review on there!
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    [SOLVED] Re: Unity Navigation with mutliple open apps

    Are the windows maximized? You can just grab the top bar, where the menu is, and drag.
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    Re: Films about linux/free software

    Are you looking for documentaries? Or fiction?

    Antitrust isn't about Linux, but it is about a psycho who kills open source developers... lol.
  9. Re: Learning Python interpret text file, manipulate output text

    You are probably encountering a string that is longer than 21 characters, but also smaller than the highest position you are trying to slice. You should probably fail gracefully if an input line is...
  10. Re: Learning Python interpret text file, manipulate output text

    It would be nice to see an example input and output file. Python would be just fine for this script as it has good string manipulation methods. This is a common problem, so I'm sure lots of people...
  11. Thread: Mac os lookalike

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    [ubuntu] Re: Mac os lookalike

    Funny.. I just saw this on Hacker News. Haha.

    http://sajithdilshan.github.com/blog/blog/2012/08/07/transform-ubuntu-12-dot-04-into-mac-os-x-lion/
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    [photography] Re: Great new wallpapers

    That is pretty cool. Haha, at first I couldn't see Ubuntu in the middle. So abstract.
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    Re: Building My First Computer

    I used to be a frequent poster at Toms Hardware (http://www.tomshardware.com/). You should check their articles out and sign up on their forums. You can post your configuration and have people judge...
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    Re: Building My First Computer

    For everyday use, you can get by with any CPU. For gaming, you'll want to focus on getting a good video card since that is what takes a brunt of the work for rendering graphics. I usually like XFX or...
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    [ubuntu] Re: problem in loading pages of websites

    This sounds like a networking issue. Is this something that happens on all websites? Or only a select few? Is this your home internet?
  16. Thread: Weird copy issue

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    [SOLVED] Re: Weird copy issue

    If this is a FAT32 filesystem, there is a 4GB limit on files being stored. You'll need to reformat to NTFS.

    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;314463

    The link is for Win...
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    Re: Keeping my venus fly traps fat n satisfied

    This. LOL! :guitar:
  18. Thread: Pandora support

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    [SOLVED] Re: Pandora support

    I like using the command line to play Pandora. This project is pretty cool: http://6xq.net/projects/pianobar/
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    [kubuntu] Re: Terminals open/default to Documents dir.

    This. If you put:


    cd ~

    at the end of your .bashrc maybe? I haven't confirmed, but this should change directory to home when a terminal starts.
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    [ubuntu] Re: what causes only one site to load slow?

    Well, it could be anything. Slow hosting? Inefficient data loading? Sending HTML chunks over the wire? You can inspect using Firebug or Chrome Debugger to see if it's something over the wire or on...
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    Re: How to run .py files??

    python ./filename

    Or add the shebang to the beginning and do:


    chmod +x filename
    ./filename
  22. Thread: External HDD

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    [all variants] Re: External HDD

    Something that bit me in the butt while configuring my external HD for Windows, Mac, and Ubuntu was the 4GB limit on files on partitions formatted to FAT32. I wrote about it here.

    I would...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is xemacs better than gedit?

    Use Vim... tee hee trollololol

    On a serious note, I loved using gEdit because of the plugin support. You can take it from simple text editor to full fledged IDE.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Auto hide the launcher - reveal does not work

    I have also found that you need to move the cursor far to the left to get the launcher to show. Meaning, don't stop moving your cursor to the left once you hit the edge, simply keep going as if it...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu as storage server

    http://lifehacker.com/5919558/turn-an-old-computer-into-a-networked-backup-streaming-or-torrenting-machine-with-ubuntu

    The simple steps I think are to install Ubuntu, configure your harddrives,...
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