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    [ubuntu] Re: RDP Funny Business and Workspaces

    Riiiiight,
    I've made a couple of changes, none of which seemed to work. Many people are suggesting changing settings on compiz manager however all changes don't seem to be making a difference.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Setting primary monitor in 12.10

    Anyone ever figure out a way to do this?
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    [ubuntu] Re: RDP Funny Business and Workspaces

    Hi Guys,
    A quick update. I've installed Compiz settings manager and reduced the amount of workspaces to one. Effectively removing the workspaces. But I'm still having the issue with remina jumping...
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    [ubuntu] RDP Funny Business and Workspaces

    Hi there,
    I'm having a bit of a funny one with remina remote desktop. I couldn't get it working until I removed it from the known hosts file. Now it's connecting perfectly. However I have a new...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Get a LighTuning Technology Fingerprint reader working

    Not that I heard, I never got mine working...
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    [ubuntu] VLC not showing in task switcher/sidebar

    Hi Guys,
    Vlc isn't showing up on the task switcher or the side bar. It's showing on the top bar but no where else. Any idea what could be causing this?
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    [ubuntu] Tab switcher, change the way it works

    Hi guys,
    I moved from a mac to windows recently and quickly then to Ubuntu. There's a couple of things I really miss still from Mac though. One of them is separate application and window switchers....
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Get a LighTuning Technology Fingerprint reader working

    *Bump*

    Any word on this? I've no idea how to write a driver so....
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    [ubuntu] Restore a usb from a .iso

    Hey guys,
    Sorry if this is already posted but I couldn't find anything when I looked.

    I want to put an iso onto a usb key. In disk utility I could use disk utility to "restore" from a disk image...
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    [ubuntu] Re: rFIt partition tool not working

    Unfortunetly I wasn't patient enough to wait for your reply so I used gparted, deleted sda3 and then used fdisk as you recomended. Now rEFIt is comming up, I'm sellecting ubuntu but it's hanging on a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: rFIt partition tool not working

    Okay, I think I see whats going on, my old sda3 is overlapping sda1&2. So need to get rid of that. Can I use gparted for that or do i need to/should i use fdisk?

    Also, I've no idea what a hybrid...
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    [ubuntu] Re: rFIt partition tool not working

    WARNING: GPT (GUID Partition Table) detected on '/dev/sda'! The util fdisk doesn't support GPT. Use GNU Parted.


    Disk /dev/sda: 80.0 GB, 80026361856 bytes
    255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 9729...
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    [ubuntu] Re: rFIt partition tool not working

    1st gen macbook.
    I used bootcamp to partition the drive then installed ubuntu
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    [ubuntu] Re: rFIt partition tool not working

    Anybody??? Somebody???
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    [ubuntu] rFIt partition tool not working

    Hi all,

    I installed Ubuntu as shown in the wiki and when I went to restart it gave me a lovely blinking cursor and nothing else. So I held down option, loaded into osx, reinstalled rEFIt and got...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook died... can get onto unix

    I thought that but it doesn't really make sense. I was using it and it froze and then restarted it... plus, should I be able to get into unix then???
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook died... can get onto unix

    Hummm... Very interesting list, thanks.

    Safe Mode - Comes up with a status indicator. After about a third of the way it disappears and goes back to just that spinning ball of hate.

    x - doesn't...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook died... can get onto unix

    Any suggestions would be appreciated... I like gui... command lines scare me
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook died... can get onto unix

    If I press command +s I can get into the UNIX command line
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook died... can get onto unix

    Is that going be the only option??? Surely I can format the hard drive via UNIX and then load ubuntu or something!!!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook died... can get onto unix

    Did that and still nothing.

    The cd spools up then dies, spools up then dies a few times before being spat out.
    Also tried with a usb key both in and out
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    [ubuntu] Re: Macbook died... can get onto unix

    No joy, just spat out the CD and started the circle thing spinning...
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    [ubuntu] Macbook died... can get onto unix

    Hi all,
    I have a bit of a problem, I managed to get my macbook to freeze on the start up so I can't turn on my computer. This is not the first issue I've had with mac so I wanted to switch to ubuntu...
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