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    [ubuntu] Re: Error message from the 'man' command

    getrlimit.3.gz is provided by the "explain" package. I would try reinstalling that and see if it works.

    Your man pages are usually updated when you use apt-get to install or update something....
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    [ubuntu] Re: wireless keeps disconnecting in ubuntu 10.04

    Is this with all wireless networks, or just one? What does /var/log/syslog say when you are disconnected?
  3. Thread: Dual boot problem

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    [ubuntu] Re: Please help

    I assume that you have windows 7 and ubuntu on the same disk? Usually the problem is that part of the windows boot loader is overwritten and it fails to boot. DRMK (Dell Real Mode Kernel) is what...
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    Re: Google+ invite

    Join the queue: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1793367 :P

    More than likely, everyone will have to wait till google reopens registration.
  5. Thread: India Pale Ale

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    Re: India Pale Ale

    I used to drink a lot of it, but now not so much. Occasionally, I'll have an IPA shandy... really good drink for a summer afternoon!
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    Re: How many of you use an Android phone?

    I've got one of Googles Nexus Ones. Bought it second hand and practically new a while ago. It does everything I want it to and is still working quite well! A lot of my friends i-phones have died,...
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    Re: Google+ Invites Thread.

    I'd love an invite too, if anyone has one to spare. (***** at googlemail dot com). Thanks :)

    Got an invite now, will share shortly.
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    [xubuntu] Re: setting up a server

    Hmm, cd to /etc/init.d, do you see samba in there? Perhaps you see smbd instead? If thats the case try:
    sudo /etc/init.d/smbd restart

    Otherwise, it might be that you don't have samba installed?
  9. [ubuntu] Re: How to instal Ndiswrapper without an internet connection

    TeoBigusGeekus's link should get you to the file you need to download. I'm assuming you might not know how to extract the tarball? If not...

    You'll need to type:
    tar -zxf ndiswrapper-1.56.tar.gz ...
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    [xubuntu] Re: setting up a server

    Not so sure on this, but I think your TERM environment variable isnt getting set.

    try this: check the output of echo $TERM, it should probably be xterm. If not:

    export TERM=xterm

    if that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Another Scripting issue

    The major problem with your script is on this line:

    *) echo "Sorry, don't understand" ;;

    in your "don't", you have a quote that isnt escaped. Replace it with \'
    This should work:

    #!/bin/sh...
  12. Thread: shell scripts

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    [ubuntu] Re: shell scripts

    Hmm... if you type "du -s", you end up with a "." a few characters away. Cut this out with sed or something. Try this:


    #!/bin/sh
    SIZE=$(du -s | sed 's/\.//')
    if [ $SIZE -gt 100 ];then
    echo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Floppy USB drive failure.

    I'm very sorry if I came across as unhelpful or patronising, this wasn't intended in the slightest. Hopefully JKyleOKC's filesystem guru will help solve this!
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    [SOLVED] Re: Machinarium retail version Linux installation

    I wasnt aware that you had to use wine to play it!? Odd... it being Flash and all. I've only played the demo, quite enjoyed that. You can download it from here, should you wish to try before buying:...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Can't boot Kubuntu from USB drive

    Glad its working. Mark the thread as solved?
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    [kubuntu] Re: Can't boot Kubuntu from USB drive

    It might be that you're not attempting to boot from it in the first place. Usually, you can hold down F12 when booting to display a list of available devices from which to boot. Try that? It usually...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Low memory in /boot

    You may be able to squeeze a bit more out: sudo apt-get autoclean

    I reckon your boot partition is a bit too small, back it up, then try using gparted from a live CD to enlarge the partition. The...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Floppy USB drive failure.

    Press Print Screen and you should see KSnapshot, or something similar pop up, you can then save the image.

    Having a vague stab in the dark here... When you plug the USB in, do you end up with a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Low memory in /boot

    You could try resizing your boot partition to something a bit larger? Use one of the LiveCDs with a partition manager on it, make sure stuff isnt mounted and dont format it. Either that or remove one...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dependency is not satisfiable: python-sk1sdk

    Do it with the 64 bit one- download this http://sk1project.org/dc2.php?target=sk1-rev1383_packages_for_ubuntu_10.10_amd64.zip
    Then carry on as above.
  21. [ubuntu] Re: Screen blanking out after ten minutes when output to TV over S-Video...

    Not a fix, but try:
    xset s off --This will allow you to turn the screen saver off

    xset -dpms --This will disable the Energy Star features

    xset q --will show you the current settings.
    These...
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