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  1. [SOLVED] Re: Installing R statistical package in Ubuntu 12.04.2

    I have subsequently installed R studio which is much more "friendly" than R. But this application seems to hang. I havent been able to spend as much time with R studio as I would have liked to, so I...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: Installing R statistical package in Ubuntu 12.04.2

    Thank you all I have it now.
  3. [SOLVED] Re: Installing R statistical package in Ubuntu 12.04.2

    Thanks monkeybrain20122. I have done and then opened the synaptic and done

    What happens next? Sorry for being so dumb.
  4. [SOLVED] Re: Installing R statistical package in Ubuntu 12.04.2

    You wrote,


    That is exactly the trouble. How do I have this repo enabled?
  5. [SOLVED] Installing R statistical package in Ubuntu 12.04.2

    Hello all. I am in need of help to install R statistical package. I have googled and read some and copy pasted some of the terminal commands. But it ended nowhere and I still have no "R". If somebody...
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    [ubuntu] iso files in ubuntu

    How does one open/play iso files in ubuntu?. I have a dvd with some video files, the whole thing is burnt as an iso on that DVD. When I insert the DVD, the DVD video is detected and there is a...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    I thank you for the advice. What about using OSSEC-HIDS and Privoxy? I have Googled them and believe I partly understand them. Does using them confer any advantage? My experience level in Ubuntu is...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    Thanks all.
    Regarding passwords I use strong case sensitive alpha-numerical-special character password and I use virtual keyboard as well as regular keyboard to enter them on my banking site. In...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    I agree some of it is definitely paranoid. But doesn't the concept of internet security involve a healthy dose of paranoia? Forget the local laws and crime. If my job doesn't provide what I am...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    Coming back to my recent question of ISP spying on me, my office wireless is WPA encrypted connection to which I have been given password after they collected my MAC number (whatever that is). So I...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    Thanks to all. The following question is another part of the security question, but I will put it in a new thread if the Moderators believe it does not belong here
    I have wireless internet...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    I have been given so much good advice that I am going to have to take it one at a time



    I installed Noscript to my Firefox and after that I find on my banking web page that "Click here to log...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    I ran the command
    sudo aa-enforce /etc/apparmor.d/*
    and the results are



    Is that done correctly?
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    [SOLVED] Re: Firefox and Internet Explorer Question

    I notice that now. I have to look at the bottom !! :)
    I would never have found that myself. Thanks for the tip
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    [SOLVED] Firefox and Internet Explorer Question

    I was using Internet Explorer 8 in XP for Banking purposes and now in Ubuntu I have to use Firefox. But there is a difference in the way the address bar looks. I booted into XP and made the following...
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    Re: Ubuntu and security question

    What about password thefts by keyloggers etc. How careful should I be when I use banking pages
  17. [SOLVED] Re: trouble with tata photon mobile broadband connection

    Thanks for all the help. The last time I tried Ubuntu was in 2007 and the affair lasted barely a week before I headed back to Billsville. I wish I had persisted. Back then, never knew there were such...
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    Ubuntu and security question

    I come to Ubuntu with the notion that it is much more secure than Windows.
    In XP I had an anti-virus, third-party firewall and sundry softwares against spybots, rootkits etc. The anitivirus blocked...
  19. [SOLVED] Re: trouble with tata photon mobile broadband connection

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    Since the internet connection works and reconnecting alone is a bit of a hassle, I think I will accept the current situation.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Please suggest me a pdf editor

    Thanks for the help. I tried Xournal. It seems to have most of the things that I need. But when I open pdf in Xournal I seem to loose the "clickable" index. The ability to resize the page also seem...
  21. [SOLVED] Re: trouble with tata photon mobile broadband connection

    The only method I know and use to connect/disconnect from the internet is by using the wireless icon on the right on the top panel.
    Results of dmesg | tail
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    [SOLVED] Re: install gcc for ubuntu 10.10

    Thanks for that post, anewguy. I had to read that post 3-4 times and it confirms what I had guessed regarding software dependencies. Thanks a lot.
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    [ubuntu] Please suggest me a pdf editor

    Dear Ubuntu forum members.

    I have recently (4 days back) migrated from XP to Ubuntu. Now that my internet and printer works, I am on the lookout for a freeware euqivalents of programs that I had...
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    [SOLVED] Re: install gcc for ubuntu 10.10

    Thank you Starring. You showed me how to get all the "missing dependencies" I still havent understood what exactly those steps meant but having done them mechanically I have my hp printer recoganized...
  25. [SOLVED] Re: trouble with tata photon mobile broadband connection

    while it is working




    While it is not working but connected
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