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    [ubuntu] Re: raring released?

    Greetings,



    If it's actually there then why are we here! Off to the Snarling Snake or what ever it's going to be!:razz:
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    [ubuntu] Re: Creating shortcut

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    Greetings,
    Hopefully you got a link to work. In the beginning of this OS's history was the phrase "GNU's not Unix". This sums it all up for me and I think if you Google the term you will get an...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Stick with Gnome Classic?

    Greetings,
    April! I was planning on using Pricise Pangolin in April. I think any discussion of speed and OS has to consider the machine. You can upgrade into slow. A larger kernel, a larger...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 11.10 Open File with other "Custom" Application

    Greetings,
    Had the same problem with gPHPEdit. The solution in post #2 worked perfect.
    Thanks.

    While on the same subject, would you by chance know how to remove multiple entries from that same...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Stick with Gnome Classic?

    Greetings,
    Ubuntu Maverick and Classic Gnome2 was rockin fast [probably the fastest system I've ever used]. I used it almost a week before switching to Natty and now Oneiric. Somehow fast got lost...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Creating shortcut

    Greetings,
    In addition to my previous post I should say that Linux in general will make you jump through some hoops to get something done in order to verify that you really want to do it. This...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Creating shortcut

    Greetings,
    Some links need permissions. If you want a launcher on your Desktop ...example ...firefox..in a terminal type sudo nautilus/file system/usr/share/applications/ and drag the firefox...
  8. [ubuntu] Re: If you're left-handed, you're screwed with Unity.

    Greetings,


    Else, use a Gnome 2 coffee mug with no handle at all.
    tlcstat
  9. [ubuntu] Re: If you're left-handed, you're screwed with Unity.

    Greetings,


    What we really need is a programmable coffee mug so that we can put the handle on either the right or left side. My bet is that Mark or someone else will include the option to put the...
  10. [ubuntu] Re: If you're left-handed, you're screwed with Unity.

    Greetings,


    I'm more intrigued by the fact that there is someone that knows what goes on in someone else's mind and how they feel than anything else. Weird!

    Reality in most of our world...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Win-7 Boot problems post-Ubuntu installation

    Greetings,
    I started with a new primary partition on my 500Gb HD and installed a fully functional Windows 7, and rebooted successfully several times. I then installed my Ubuntu 11.10. putting grub...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Win-7 Boot problems post-Ubuntu installation

    Greetings,
    Everytime I installed Win7 to dual boot with Ubuntu I would get a blue screen with the windows partition. Solution, I've been using Ubuntu for the last year. If I need Windows for...
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    Poll: Re: Fully functioning linux laptop?

    Greetings,
    Couldn't be more pleased to have Oneiric Ocelot running on two Toshiba Laptops.
    Toshiba L305-S5616 Celeron 2.2 Gh, 4Gig Ram, Intel Mobile 4 Chipset. lOGear USB Bluetooth Adapter, Atheros...
  14. Re: Tethered to 3G? You need to know how to reduce your data use

    Greetings,
    I don't need to reduce my data use since I have unlimited data. I still try to keep it a 5G month. Only problem that I have is if I'm doing a big download like updating my TomTom map I...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: VirtualBox inconsistent cd/external hdd recognition.

    Greetings,
    Yes, I don't know exactly what you have done there. Open a terminal and type sudo virtualbox. Delete the VM in the window if one exists. Then do a new installation of your Windows XP. In...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: VirtualBox inconsistent cd/external hdd recognition.

    Greetings,
    This solution may get a few comments but I have a separate VM for doing funky stuff. I run it from root. IE "sudo virtualbox". This tends to solve every problem I have encountered with...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Deeply disappointed in 11.04 (Natty Narwhal

    Greetings,
    You can start here! http://www.ubuntu.com/certification

    tlcstat

    Greetings,

    Also here!

    http://www.ubuntu.com/certification/catalog
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Deeply disappointed in 11.04 (Natty Narwhal)

    Greetings,

    Original by hughh


    Ubuntu releases a new version twice a year whether they are stable or not. Natty was the first version to use the Unity desktop greatly built over Gnome2. Oneiric...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Deeply disappointed in 11.04 (Natty Narwhal)

    Greetings,
    Natty is a development version as is Oneiric. The LTS is on the horizon. Won't be long. I've been with it since the Tandy 1000 with MSDOS 2 and everything has been development all the...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Virtualbox USB support and vboxusers user account access

    Greetings,
    Open a terminal and type "sudo virtualbox" without the quotes. Click on add and browse to your virtual machine and click enter. Click settings and enable USB. You can now open the VM and...
  21. Re: Problem Switching to Windows after Ubuntu 11.04 Dual Boot install! (Please read!!

    Greetings,
    Hey there Mobyguy77! I don't want to kick your tail too hard but what planet did you land from that doesn't backup data. Based on my own experience, if you installed over that Windows...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problems with Dual Win7-Ubuntu installs

    Greetings,



    Having built hundreds of systems over ten years I would say that it could most definitely be a hardware problem. I'll admit that current technology is very dependable but still has...
  23. Thread: Grub Rescue

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    [SOLVED] Re: Grub Rescue

    Greetings,
    If you have a second computer I suggest you download Super Grub and create the Super Grub boot disk. After you boot the disk you can patch your boot sector to point Grub to the Windows...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't customize Orta theme.

    Greetings,
    The changes will install correctly. I'm not sure how the installer is coded but it seems that there are multiple processes at work and each needs a password to complete. It has finished...
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    [all variants] Re: Which Ubuntu alternative is best?

    Greetings,

    Posted by OP


    If you come to a fork in the road ...... take it!

    As for myself Unity is better than anything I've found since switching to Linux.
    tlcstat
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