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    Re: Unity June screenshots

    I've been geeking out on customizing my Linux Mint 13 Cinnamon desktop and came by here to get some new ideas. Here's what I have so far:

    Clean:...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu won't recognize Iphone

    I have this exact same problem. I used to be able to plug in my iPhone 3GS and Ubuntu would recognize it and allow me to mount it to access its filesystem. Now, when I plug in my iPhone, my Ubuntu...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Jerky screen when playing HD video

    What software are you using to play these files? Are you using Totem?

    You might also want to give other media players a try, such as VLC (my favorite), mplayer, or xmbc. See if these other...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: virtualbox - how good a replacement is it from a real os?

    I allocate one of my eight Intel i7 "cores" @ 4.2 GHz and 2 GB out of 6 GB of DDR3 system RAM to run a Windows XP guest on VirtualBox and it runs better than when I used to run Windows XP natively on...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Thumbnail not always displayed for movie files

    That one file may not have a thumbnail because its size is over the limit set in Nautilus for making thumbnails. To check, open Nautilus and go to Edit --> Preferences --> Preview. Go to the options...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Why on start-up is the Ubuntu splash screen larger and lower resolution?

    Try this simple method:

    1) Open Terminal and type:


    gksu gedit /etc/default/grub
    2) Go to the following line and add the following bolded line:


    # The resolution used on graphical terminal
  7. [ubuntu] Re: How to make a executable file part of the system path

    Perfect! This is exactly the kind of learning experience I love with Linux. Thanks for the heads up. :)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help a Conky newbie get going?

    Can you post a screenshot? Would love to see what all your hard work looks like. :)
  9. [ubuntu] Re: How to make a executable file part of the system path

    Niteshifter, thanks for the tip. Does the folder have to be named "bin"? Or can it be named "Bin" or ".bin" (to make it hidden)?
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    [ubuntu] Re: the infamous disappearing gnome panel

    Like philinux, I too have never had a gnome panel disappear on me except for one occasion: when I changed the setting for the panel to autohide, turned off animation, and set all delays to 0. This...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: How to make a executable file part of the system path

    Just FYI, what Chronon was referring to was that you could have copied your executable file to the /usr/bin folder. Then your file would have been executable from anywhere.
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    [ubuntu] Re: BASH: integer-string behavior

    The reason LEN=($LEN-4) gives 24-4 instead of 20 is that you've defined LEN to be a text string, not an integer value string. To get 20 (i.e., the result of the mathematical operation), you need to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Compiz doesn't start sometimes

    I have had this same problem since 9.04 and I've never seen a fix posted for it. It may be something inherent in the implementation of Compiz in Ubuntu. For me, it doesn't bother me too much, since...
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    [ubuntu] Re: looking for an updated 10.04

    Or you can install any version of 10.04 and just run Update Manager. Once all the updates are installed, it will be 10.04.1. In fact, you could even install a beta version of 10.04, run Update...
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    [ubuntu] Re: I still haven't received 10.04.1

    On my machine (with all updates installed through Update Manager), the lsb_release -a command gives me Lucid 10.04.1 but System Manager still says 10.04. I'm not too worried about it though... I know...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: WD Elements 1.5 TB external HD won't show up anywhere

    Does your CD drive work with other CDs? Is it only the Ubuntu LiveCD that won't boot? One possibility here is that one or more of the subsystems on your motherboard just went kaput. Recently, I heard...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help a Conky newbie get going?

    Try adding "TEXT" at the beginning of your .conkyrc, like this:


    TEXT
    ${execpi 30 ~/nectarine.pl}
  18. [ubuntu] Re: The 2TB drives at costco will they work with ubuntu?

    Hey, I still have a circa 1986 Compaq Portable II "luggable" computer, powered by Intel 80286 with 640K of memory (was the maximum available at the time) and dual 360K 5.25" floppy drives, in working...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help a Conky newbie get going?

    Sorry I can't be more specific in my help... I'm just not very familiar with this particular script. But as I was reading your output, a thought occurred to me. Which version of Conky did you...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help a Conky newbie get going?

    Have you tried removing the ${ and } from the line in your .conkyrc file? ${} is usually used for displaying text in Conky, not to run a program or call another script.
  21. [ubuntu] Re: The 2TB drives at costco will they work with ubuntu?

    Do you know what exact brand and model those hard drives are? In general, you should be able to use on Ubuntu any drive Windows can use, since Ubuntu can format the drive in a native format like ext3...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: WD Elements 1.5 TB external HD won't show up anywhere

    Have you tried booting into live session using the Ubuntu LiveCD and see if you can access it from Nautilus on there?
  23. [SOLVED] Re: Difference between Ubuntu 10.04 and 10.04.1?

    Even if there is a difference between the two versions, once you download and install all the updates using Update Manager, both should end up the same.
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    [ubuntu] Re: silver thermal paste

    This process gets even more complicated because you are trying to put thermal paste on a laptop processor. Not as much room to maneuver when you put the stuff on. If it's indeed a silver compound,...
  25. Thread: Windows fonts

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    [SOLVED] Re: Windows fonts

    Your best bet is to copy over the fonts from Windows. You can also download some of the fonts for free. For example, you can get CopperPlate Gothic from this website.

    Whether you need to install...
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