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  1. [SOLVED] Using an SED (Self-Encrypting Drive) with Ubuntu

    I like the idea of using a Self-Encrypting Drive for increased performance, security and simplicity. I have done a number of searches and haven't found any information yet that definitively answers...
  2. [all variants] How to format Blu-ray disc for drag and drop

    I have a Blu-ray drive and some BD-RE DL 50GB discs that I want to use for backup. How do I format a disk so that it is automatically mounted and can be dynamically written to with drag and drop,...
  3. [kubuntu] Re: Kubuntu 13.10: Two new issues after upgrade from 13.04

    Wow! Thanks for the fix. This has been an issue for every Kubuntu release over the past maybe 5 years now. It affects every laptop I install on, Macbook Air, Lenovo Thinkpad T410S/T420S etc etc...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Tree view gone in Nautilus :(

    Gnome has been on a long downhill slide into the abyss of dumbness and decreased user functionality since the release of 3.0 :(
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    [ubuntu] Re: Tree view gone in Nautilus :(

    Such a shame when things get dumbed down and useful features are stripped out. Is this Ubuntu or Gnome's fault? I don't see any reason to remove a useful feature like expandable folders when it was...
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    [SOLVED] Re: VBox: Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908)

    This worked perfectly for me with Virtualbox installed from repos. Didn't have to reboot or disable anything. There was an error with the network connection on the Appliance I had imported. I set...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    Do you know if it is a Synaptic pad? The touchpad on my Macbook Air works pretty well, although not all the gestures are supported and touchegg hasn't been updated for 12.04. When touchegg is...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    I own a T410s and a T420s. The Linux compatibility on these machines and other Lenovo systems I have installed on has been fantastic. I am expecting a smooth experience with the X1 Carbon when I get...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    I wish Lenovo and other manufacturers would make the option available to have systems shipped WITHOUT Windows and provide feedback functionality during the ordering process where customers could...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Ultrabook

    I plan on purchasing an X1 Carbon at some point in the near future. I'll report back my findings after I get it.
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    [all variants] Eject CD/DVD after finished copying

    I am copying a bunch of files from CDs and DVDs to my external hard drive for backup. Is it possible to have the CD/DVD eject automatically once the copy is finished? If this is not possible, is...
  12. [all variants] Re: How to create a Live-USB-Stick, that is able to boot a Mac

    Another thing I discovered is that the amd64+mac does not include true EFI booting. If you install with that image, you'll get a hybrid MBR.

    It is best to just download the regular ISO. I was able...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to open/run bash script without prompt

    Nice! Both suggestions are good.

    I attached what the Nautilus config window looks like with option set to run executable text files. Can't beleive I didn't find this :P
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    [SOLVED] How to open/run bash script without prompt

    I have a bash script I created. When I double-click it, a prompt is displayed with options for "Run in Terminal" "Display" "Cancel" "Run".

    I use this script on a regular basis and for convenience...
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    [all variants] Re: MacBookAir4,1 & MacBookAir4,2 (MBA 2011) support

    I also installed 12.04 with Btrfs on my Macbook 4,2. Do you encrypt your filesystem? I'm trying to figure out how to optimize for an SSD that is encrypted.
  16. [all variants] Re: How to create a Live-USB-Stick, that is able to boot a Mac

    The easiest way I found to create a bootable USB install disk that works for Mac UEFI is to use dd. I tried several different methods for creating a bootable USB disk for the daily build of Ubuntu...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Increasing the volume past 100% in KDE

    btw, this does seem to be a hardware issue with most Thinkpad laptops:

    http://www.thinkpads.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=45&t=88938

    So to correct myself, perhaps the volume control is providing...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Increasing the volume past 100% in KDE

    Okay, I just found a solution.


    sudo apt-get install pulseaudio-equalizer

    Then you can run PulseAudio Equalizer to boost the gain. I find that a range between 5db and 7db across the board is...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Increasing the volume past 100% in KDE

    I'm looking for the very same option. Some things are recorded at low levels and the volume when listening over my laptop speakers is too quiet. It's silly that the hardware can go louder, but 100%...
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    Steve Jobs is Dead

    Only 56, so young!

    http://www.apple.com/stevejobs/

    I have to admit, this is probably my favorite TV commercial of all time.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OYecfV3ubP8

    It's too bad that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: VLC audio always out of sync.

    Thanks.

    Tools > Track Syncronization

    with a setting between -0.400 s and -0.700 s works well for me.

    Is there any way to keep this setting saved so that it is active every time VLC is opened?
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    [all variants] Re: MacBookAir4,1 & MacBookAir4,2 (MBA 2011) support

    Has anyone tried touchegg (a nice config tool for touchpad gestures) on the 4,1 or 4,2? It works well for me on my other Macs (don't have access to the Air at the moment).
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    [all variants] Re: MacBookAir4,1 & MacBookAir4,2 (MBA 2011) support

    @dfacto

    any chance of getting your hacks included in the stable release?
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    [all variants] Re: MacBookAir4,1 & MacBookAir4,2 (MBA 2011) support

    A matter of perspective. Perhaps it was a stroke of luck that it didn't sell. :D

    Ubuntu on the new Macbook Air is going to be awesome, considering how much progress has been made before Oneiric...
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    [all variants] Re: MacBookAir4,1 & MacBookAir4,2 (MBA 2011) support

    I am very happy with my ThinkPad T420s for a long list of reasons. That's my primary laptop. I actually have Fedora with KDE installed on it and it is running beautifully. I'd imagine Ubuntu would...
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