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    [ubuntu] Re: Bash Scripting and bc

    @nixclusive: I'm not really sure what you're referring to. The $1 is the first argument variable in the bash script.

    @DaithiF That solution seems like it will work, but is there a cleaner way...
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    [ubuntu] Bash Scripting and bc

    Hello,

    I'm trying to write a base script which will divide an argument by 10 and then use that argument in another program. Since my argument can be a floating point number, I used bc to...
  3. Thread: Drive Checks

    by helixed
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    [ubuntu] Drive Checks

    I've always wondered, why does Ubuntu have to do a drive check every 26 times I start up my computer? Doesn't this seem a little excessive?

    Thanks,

    helixed
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    [kubuntu] Re: Stupid Theme Question

    The output was simply:


    Couldn't find package kdmtheme

    Do I need to enable any other repositories besides the default Kubuntu repositories?
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    [kubuntu] Re: Stupid Theme Question

    I've already tried:


    sudo apt-get install kdmtheme

    I didn't just randomly post this; I have looked around a little bit.

    helixed
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    [kubuntu] Stupid Theme Question

    Hello,

    This may seem like a stupid question but I've been trying to figure out the answer to it for the last hour and a half now. I just downloaded the new Kubuntu 9.10 and I'm trying to install...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Prevent Folder from Opening When Flash Drive is Insterted

    Sweet, thanks for the fix.
  8. [ubuntu] Prevent Folder from Opening When Flash Drive is Insterted

    The title pretty much says it all. I use an old box as an XBMC media server, and this is really annoying.

    Thanks,

    helixed
  9. Thread: Copying files

    by helixed
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    [ubuntu] Re: Copying files

    Wow, thanks for the replies. Rsync worked perfectly.
  10. Thread: Copying files

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    [ubuntu] Copying files

    Is there a way I can use the cp command or some other terminal command to delete any files at the destination which aren't present in the source?

    Thanks,

    helixed
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    [ubuntu] Re: LIRC error message on startup

    bump?
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    [ubuntu] Re: LIRC error message on startup

    Thanks for the reply.

    Here's the output. Any suggestions?


    [ 0.000000] ACPI: LAPIC (acpi_id[0x03] lapic_id[0x03] disabled)
    [ 0.000000] ACPI: LAPIC_NMI (acpi_id[0x00] high edge...
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    [ubuntu] LIRC error message on startup

    Hello everybody,

    I have a repurposed machine on which I'm running Ubuntu as a media PC. I use XBMC as my media center, and I have an IR remote set up with LIRC. Every time I turn on the computer...
  14. [ubuntu] Lexmark Printer Recognized But Won't Print

    Hello everybody,

    I recently installed Ubuntu 8.04 i386 Edition on my grandparents Compaq computer. Everything runs great except the printer. It's a Lexmark X3430. It's recognized by Ubuntu as a...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Question about formatting computer/installing ubuntu

    You never know about using windows again either. Every once in a while I'll come across a program I can't find a Linux alternative to. For example, I occasionally use Photoshop CS3 to do design...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Question about formatting computer/installing ubuntu

    Hello,

    First of all, just so you understand, formatting your computer erases the partition tables on your hard drive, which in essence deletes all of your data. Anything, such as your documents,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: VLC Home Server Simple Question

    Thanks for the quick reply. That works great. Is there any way to test if an ssh connection is working (I'm a little paranoid)? Also, how can I tell which port the service is using?

    Thanks,
    ...
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    [ubuntu] VLC Home Server Simple Question

    Hello everybody,

    I would like to set up a home server using vlc. Mostly this server will be contained with my home network, but occasionally it would be nice to be able to access files outside of...
  19. Thread: rsync help

    by helixed
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    [ubuntu] rsync help

    Hello,

    Here's my set up: I've got two Ubuntu machines, one which I use as my main computer, and the other acting as a simple server. I would to have the ability to delete a file on my main...
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    [ubuntu] Re: rsync script help

    Thanks for the reply. Sorry, but I'm kind of new at script writing. What would be the best way to go about this?

    Thanks,

    helixed
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    [ubuntu] rsync script help

    Hey everybody,

    I would like to write a simple little script, but I'm not quite sure how to do it. I have one computer with all of my music files stored in subdirectories based on the artist,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Gnome Panels covering up MythTV

    Okay, I figured this one out on my own. All I had to do was go into the workarounds tab under the advanced desktop configuration and check the legacy fullscreen button. It works fine now.

    Helixed
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    MythTV Scrolling Music

    Hey Everybody,

    I just have a quick question. I've gotten lirc working with MythTV, and I can navigate the menus easily. My problem is with the music player. I have about 1500 songs in my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Gnome Panels covering up MythTV

    bump?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Gnome Panels covering up MythTV

    I actually ran into that thread earlier. I checked in the MythTV settings and that run in window box was already unchecked. The guide didn't specify how to allow apps to be above the panels, but...
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