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    [all variants] Re: 14.04 and Heat issues

    I've noticed something which may (or may not) be connected. I'm missing the "sleep" option from the kickstart menu. It only has restart and shutdown. At the original lightDM login screen the sleep...
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    [all variants] 14.04 and Heat issues

    So I've been running the last several releases of Kubuntu or a KDE+base install of Ubuntu system on my T500 Thinkpad.

    To upgrade versions I always do a fresh install, as I find it usually makes...
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    [all variants] Re: Minimal install, network access

    Yea... the same thought occurred to me, I just think it's silly that a release should move backwards in capability. Having said that however, I just came to this board after attempting just that:...
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    [all variants] Minimal install, network access

    Sooooo.... I tried version 14.04 clean install using minimal cd and pulling other needed packages and desired desktop several months ago.. so many bugs I went back to 13.10 (Have been using this...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Install Adobe Reader in Ubuntu 13.10

    That thought actually occurred to me as I was writing my last post but, having no experience contributing to the community doc's, didn't know where to start, and assumed contributers would be need to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Install Adobe Reader in Ubuntu 13.10

    I got the Adobe .deb to install fine, but it refused to run. The problem was solved by installing some libs:


    sudo apt-get install libxml2:i386 libstdc++6:i386

    I'm sure there are more libs...
  7. Re: Epson Workforce 645: Evince and Double Sided Printing

    Thanks piotrl,
    I did actually have all the drivers installed from the Epson site. I figured out my problem though! There was an old job in the print queue(from a windows computer on the same...
  8. Re: Epson Workforce 645: Evince and Double Sided Printing

    Hi Piotri, I have the exact same printer and version of 'buntu (although I am running KDE instead of Unity).

    I just installed this printer recently, and am having some trouble with it. It works...
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    [SOLVED] Re: ia32-libs replacement?

    I'd love to hear a real solution or link to a real solution for the correct way to implement this much vaunted, but so far just a pain-in-my-A$$ "multi-arch support" for ANYthing that used to rely on...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Issue with ia32-lib and new Ubuntu 13.10

    marking this thread as solved is very innapropriate...
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    [kde] Application with full archive support

    I normally have a great bit of sympathy with open source developers. i understand it takes time to reverse engineer code, or write your own to run on new hardware with little help from...
  12. [all variants] Re: Is gksudo or kdesudo really safe and effective?

    Thanks for the input! Sounds like it might be one of those "quirks" of ubuntu being so gung-ho on sudo this or sudo that.

    I'd love a more definitive and final answer if anyone out there in...
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    Re: What happened to Ubuntu?

    I hate the Unity interface, I agree with you on that. However, the rest of you're "rant" is a bit unfair. You can still configure Ubuntu however you like, especially given that you can change you're...
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    Re: Is there a 100% GNOME-free distro?

    +1 for Mastablasta's suggestion.

    I'm actually running that exact setup of 13.10 on this laptop. First I used the mini.iso to install a base system, which you can dl here in your preferred...
  15. [all variants] Re: Is gksudo or kdesudo really safe and effective?

    anyone care to chime in?
  16. [all variants] Is gksudo or kdesudo really safe and effective?

    When using the command "kdesudo" in the kde4 desktop on ubuntu 13.10, the terminal spits out a long string of information, some of which looks like error messages to my untrained eyes (and I also...
  17. A quick tip for those with older ati cards!

    So I recently upgraded my Thinkpad T500 from 12.04 to 13.10. I was disappointed to discover that the proprietary drivers no longer support my discrete graphics card, a an ati Mobility HD 3650.

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    [SOLVED] Re: No Audio in 13.10

    Solved this one. So simple it was ridiculous. The kde-plasma-desktop metapackage does not include the audio package you need to integrate sound control into your desktop.
    terminal command:

    sudo...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Help with a Terminal Command

    Thanks for the responses, I appreciate it!

    Seems like enough commands are already "abbreviated" to an obfuscating degree... and now your telling me some of them also have aliases? *facepalm* :D
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    [SOLVED] Re: No Audio in 13.10

    Anything? Would love some help with this.
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    [SOLVED] Help with a Terminal Command

    I'm was troubleshooting another issue when this came up.

    I found a website with a suggested solution for my problem, but it contains a terminal command I'm not familiar with, and it apparently has...
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    [kde] Re: Splash screen issues

    Yes, I figured that the Kubuntu version would have most little snags like this worked out. When I installed KDE it gave me an option at setup to choose LightDM or KDM. I chose KDM becuase that is...
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    [kde] Re: Splash screen issues

    No kde gurus out there to give a suggestion?
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    [SOLVED] No Audio in 13.10

    I'm thankful for any help and input offered on this. First, a brief background of the situation to help with troubleshooting:

    In my quest to learn more about Ubuntu and linux in general, I decided...
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    [all variants] Re: Be Careful with Apt-Get!

    In response to Vasa1 and Philinux,

    This is a fresh installation of ubuntu 13.10. I made a base-system only install from the minimal.iso. Then rebooted into base system tty prompt. From cli, I...
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