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  1. audio service like mog or spotify, with remote control?

    I'm interested in trying one of the online music services like mog or spotify.

    At home I have a headless debian server which is connected to my stereo with an optical audio cable. I usually...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unity "reset button"?

    I forgot to mention a couple of other symptoms of my current problems:

    - laptop doesn't go to sleep anymore when I close the lid.
    - when I close the lid and reopen it, the touchpad only does...
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    [ubuntu] Unity "reset button"?

    My unity experience has degraded since I first installed 12.04. Is there a way I can get back to how it used to be without reinstalling? Stuff that's not working right:

    - on alt-tab, only the...
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    Poll: Re: ThinkPad Owners Thread

    I had a T61P for 3 or 4 years, and it worked very well for me. One morning it wouldn't boot, just beeped. The beep code indicated mobo failure or video failure.

    Now I have the w520, which for...
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    [ubuntu] public samba share - file permissions

    I've got an old laptop running 12.04 that I'm using as a server. I created a samba share on it that I made public, with no security. The idea is that anyone that gets on the network should be able...
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    [ubuntu] Tablets/touchscreens with unity?

    Unity seems to me to have a touchscreen oriented interface. Are there any tablets or touchscreens out there now that work with ubuntu?

    I haven't heard of any - except for the new samsung phone,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: upgraded to 12.04, unable to log in

    Ok good call. was able to log in with xmonad. did apt-get upgrade and now I can log in with unity again.
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    [SOLVED] upgraded to 12.04, unable to log in

    I upgraded to 12.04 a few weeks ago, from 11.10.

    All was well for a while, but a few days ago I was unable to log in - I got to the login screen and typed in my password, and it hung on 'logging...
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    [SOLVED] Re: NVidia Quadro 1000M (ThinkPad W520)

    Sorry but I don't actually remember! It was probably a matter of selecting the driver in the 'additional driver' utility.
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    [SOLVED] Re: NVidia Quadro 1000M (ThinkPad W520)

    Just got 3D working today.

    1. BIOS 1.25
    2. Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit
    3. Kernel 3.0.0-12-generic
    4. nvidia 280.13

    Changed the optimus setting to discrete in the BIOS and now 3D works. I haven't...
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    [all variants] Re: setting up grub for install

    My mobo is a zotac mini ITX and has no PATA connector - its SATA or USB only.

    Dino, I have 2 swaps because I plan on having the system run with either of the HDs by itself, with the other one...
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    [all variants] Re: setting up grub for install

    Thx. Here's the result, sure enough the grub on /dev/sdb appears to point to the wrong place. I'd like it to point at the grub stuff in /dev/sdb4 when I change the BIOS to have sdb as the boot...
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    [all variants] setting up grub for install

    Short version: how to get grub installed correctly on a second HD, which will be the boot disk when I change the boot order in the bios.

    Long version:
    Ok here's the deal. I installed ubuntu on...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: Music player, controllable via (android) web browser

    Cool. Installed, it works! You can adjust volume or pause/play. Unfortunately it only allows playback of tracks you've already queued, or a shuffle mode. You can't search for specific tracks and...
  15. [ubuntu] Music player, controllable via (android) web browser

    So I've got a G1 google phone now, and what I want to do is set up some kind of music program on ubuntu that allows you to cue up tracks via the web. Then, I want to control the app from the google...
  16. Thread: lp vs lpadmin?

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    [ubuntu] lp vs lpadmin?

    So I've been having trouble getting printers to work on my friend's computer, where i just installed 9.04. The system can see the printers and the icons appear in the Printer configuration window,...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Wifi/internet problems since updating to jaunty? Read this!

    You installed the deb? Did you get an error message? When I installed it Wicd appeared under the Applications->Internet menu.
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Wifi/internet problems since updating to jaunty? Read this!

    Thumbs up on these directions. Removed network-manager, installed wicd, now it works. I had to reboot before my network was detected though, somehow it had gotten scrambled and was only seeing a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: No sound with flash in 9.04

    I had this problem after an upgrade to 8.10 from 8.04. Just on my laptop though, my other machines didn't have the problem. For this reason and some other glitches after the upgrade, I decided to...
  20. Thread: sudo path?

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    [ubuntu] Re: sudo path?

    I put this stuff at the end of my .profile file:

    [CODE]# set PATH so it includes .cabal private bin if it exists
    if [ -d ~/.cabal/bin ] ; then
    PATH=~/.cabal/bin:"${PATH}"
    fi

    # set PATH...
  21. Thread: sudo path?

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    [ubuntu] Re: sudo path?

    Heh good call. I had to run that cmd in another folder though, but then this worked:

    sudo /usr/local/ghc-6.10.1/bin/runhaskell Setup.hs install

    Unfortunately now I need to sudo run a script...
  22. Thread: sudo path?

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    [ubuntu] sudo path?

    So ubuntu supports ghc 6.8.2, but I want 6.10.1 in order to use some libraries. I compiled that from source and installed it, ok. But when I typed 'ghc', nothing happened. So I added this to my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Redirect to USB audio?

    FWIW I should note that actually VLC player does NOT work, but movie player (totem) does.
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    [ubuntu] Redirect to USB audio?

    So I got a USB audio gadget that has both digital and analog outputs. It works with ubuntu, mostly.

    The problem I'm having is this: I go to the "Sound Preferences" window, and on the Devices tab...
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    Re: Link problem when using Eclipse CDT

    Haven't used PocoXML, but I'm using the poco foundation lib in a project right now. The way I set it up:

    Under the "Libraries (-l)" list I put "PocoFoundation". No .so or anything. Yes, the...
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