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    Re: Moving to Hull: Need ISP advice.

    I'm living in Hull currently (studying at University). You are correct, Kingston Communications/Karoo is the only provider available.
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    Re: Dealing with code efficiently

    +1. I've used Git for a few years now to manage my software development projects, with a personal server. Though there is a slight learning curve, the benefits of using a version control system (in...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 11.04 download in 32 bit System , RAM - 2GB

    I would download and use the 64 bit image (ubuntu-11.04-desktop-amd64.iso).

    Your CPU has a 64 bit instruction set, so no problems there.
    You could use the 32 bit version as you have less than 4Gb...
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    Re: How do you pronounce "Xfce"?

    Knuckle? Bread? Etcetera.
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    Re: Where were you guys born!? :D

    I was born and still live in Beverley, UK.

    Also as a claim to fame, my Aunt delivered Jeremy Clarkson :)
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    Poll: Re: Post your computers!

    Got a single desktop machine I built myself a few years back for University.

    Brief specifications:
    - Asus Rampage Formula Motherboard
    - Intel Q6600 (quad core) + Thermalright Ultra 120
    - 4GB...
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    Poll: Re: Poll: How many of you use .....

    A few years ago I built my own PC and initially installed Ubuntu 8.04, then Windows Vista after starting University (free through MSDNAA). Since then, I've added 2 more OS' (Windows 7 and Fedora 11)...
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    Re: Some Fun, naming Ubuntu comps :)

    Only got a single machine but dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.04. Depending on which is booted, the machine is named:

    wGabriel - Windows 7
    uGabriel - Ubuntu 11.04
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    Re: [MEGAPOLL] What Media Player do you use?

    AUDIO PLAYER
    Amarok [7]
    Ario [2]
    Audacious [7]
    Banshee [2]
    Clementine [5]
    Deadbeef [1]
    Foobar2000[1]
    Gmpc [1]
    Gmusicbrowser [1]
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    Re: Do you use any GUI network tools in Ubuntu?

    Wireshark and Firestarter (for quick firewall updating).
  11. Re: Universities post free computer science classes online

    If your interest is in Computer Science, then the MIT lectures are interesting, starting with Lecture 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6U-i4gXkLM
  12. Re: teaching linux to 13-15-years-old kids. what to teach?

    I think it's great you are trying to teach others and spreading information, however, it is important not to be "preachy".

    In order for a person to understand the software ecosystem, and FOSS...
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    Re: Count to 200 - BEFORE MOD RESETS BACK TO ONE!

    0x26
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    Re: Beating back the telephone virus scammers

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YvJQxgtJW94
    :lol:
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    Re: File encryption question

    If you're looking for strong file encryption, many applications support the three variants of AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) encryption - 128bit, 192bit and strongest of all, 256 bit. Examples of...
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    Re: How big is your music library?

    4.4Gb

    I lost most of my music collection when my HDD failed :(

    That said, it's not a big deal because I listen to everything through Spotify nowadays.
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    Poll: Re: preferred media player?

    I use VLC for video and VLC/ Rhythmbox for local music, or more often, Spotify (Open) through WINE.
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    Poll: Re: How many screens do you have?

    A single 24" Samsung monitor - 1920x1080
  19. Re: When you think of linux, what do you think of?

    "Open"
    "Community"
    "Archaic Prejudices"
    "Power" (read: supercomputers)
    "Diversity" (both in software and the variety of devices it can execute on)
  20. Re: little disappointed in Ubuntu (Linux in general)

    sudo rm -f [important file]

    Have fun ;)

    On a more serious note, theres all sorts of things you could do.
    As others have suggested, you could setup file/print servers etc.

    Personally, I've...
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    Re: What are the first programs you download?

    Ubuntu, GNOME

    ubuntu-restricted-extras (metapackage)
    build-essential (metapackage)
    vlc
    Thunderbird
    WINE
    Google Chrome (Official)
    VirtualBox
    subversion + tools
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    Re: Could a new species on earth menace us?

    Clearly . . .

    http://images.wikia.com/disney/images/4/4d/Drporkchop.jpg
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    Poll: Re: Do you use workspaces?

    I typically use 4 workspaces, allowing for a clear divide between work items, and other stuff. For ease and speed of access, F1-F4 are mapped as workspace switchers.
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    Re: Your Linux alphabet

    Zeitgeist?
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    Re: My Perfect Package Manager Would...

    The main feature I would love to see in package managers is delta packages - this way, you only download the package difference, between your installed version and an updated version of an...
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