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  1. Re: How far does DELL customize Ubuntu on its machines (if at all)?

    Not much, although there is still underlying Dell hardware management software. A couple years ago I had a Dell precision tower ordered with Ubuntu. It came with 16.04 installed a full two years...
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    Re: The New Ubuntu Unity Desktop

    As I recall, my upgrade to 20.04 went right to Gnome and I was able to install the Unity desktop (???) It's still selectable from login too, I had some graphics issues and switched over to Gnome a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: FireFox Local Virtual Host issue

    TheFu and HermanAb, thank you! That alone didn't do it, I also had to set it to no proxy (not sure how that got enabled.) SeijiSensei thank you, but as mentioned I eliminated virtual server setup as...
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    [SOLVED] FireFox Local Virtual Host issue

    Ubuntu 18.04
    Apache2 2.4.29
    FF 82.0.2 (64-bit)

    This is strictly a FireFox issue, over multiple computers running Ubuntu 18.04. The problem doesn't exist in Chrome or Chromium, only FF. I have...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Need help with installing Ubuntu to work with Nvidia graphics card

    Sorry for the late reply, I have Nvidias in all my machines and they can be a pain. This may or may not solve your problem, it has been a frequent winner in my environments.

    First in a command...
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    Re: Problems with 20.04/20.10

    My list:

    - On the first boot it was something I'd never seen before, wouldn't boot, couldn't access command line, seemed to go into a loop of black screen, cursor, black screen cursor. I could get...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: A safe method of passing login credentials to openvpn automatically?

    I know this is marked solved, but we like to secure our VPN connections with SSL certs as well.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 20.04, Nvidia, and Slack Issue

    After all of the above: It's hardware acceleration. Official response from Slack:

    They are working on a fix. I do notice without hardware acceleration the panels/channels seem to load a bit...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 20.04, Nvidia, and Slack Issue

    Apparently after chat with Slack, it is not a driver issue, there have been reports. Their suggested fix:

    - At first go to Preferences, disable hardware acceleration.
    - Go to...
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    [SOLVED] Ubuntu 20.04, Nvidia, and Slack Issue

    The problem: Recently upgraded from 18.04 to 20.04, mostly without issue except one.After a screen lock, returning to Slack displays many of the panes (sidebar, some channels) black. Exiting Slack ...
  11. Re: What should be the platform from Web development newbie.

    Heh. So did I, until I saw my code in a really good one. It's got way more to do with creating compliant standardized code than any debugger or code tidy can do. I used all those before getting a...
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    Re: kernel update and nvidia

    I've got Nvidia in all my machines, have used them for years, and frankly the constant hassles are becoming very tiresome. Fortunately this particular machine is 5.4. I think I'm going to start...
  13. Re: How I can Run Ubuntu and Wondows Simultaneously?

    You can also buy a KVM, if you have two computers. Seems like a bit of a waste of a KVM port to use one for Windows, but if that's your thing, it works. KVM's are getting cheaper and more reliable. I...
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    Re: no problems here

    Interesting that the last post mentions Nvidia drivers, part 2 below. :-D

    I upgraded to 20.04 Friday on a System76 Lappie. Previous upgrades I'd run went without a single problem, but this time ....
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    Re: Anti-malware software on Android

    I'm with the "no" crowd. I use my phone for phone calls, messaging, testing sites for mobile compatibility, and light browsing if I'm in an office somewhere waiting. I am not an app addict, most of...
  16. Re: What should be the platform from Web development newbie.

    Web development in what language or languages?

    It's really going to vary. If you're working in Linux/Ubuntu, open source 'wares are going to be useful. A good IDE (below) for coding, git or SVN...
  17. Re: A man who saw ubuntu screen for the first time, he says ....

    Haha . . . MOSAIC FOREVER! :-D
  18. Re: How we I protect my hard drive from being copied without my consent?

    I am guessing the "person" in question is involved in politics and the story is in all the news, that is all I will say.
  19. Re: How we I protect my hard drive from being copied without my consent?

    As mentioned, drive encryption is the answer. I have a Windows 10 drive I inherited that is encrypted. Can't access it, can't format it, it is basically a useless block without the encryption...
  20. Re: Will Microsoft turn Windows 10 into a yet another Linux distro?

    Still waiting for my flying car. :-D
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    Re: Acessibility for All (rant)

    We are talking about a nationwide corporate site that restricts updates beyond Windows 7 pro, hence many of the site features are broken/inaccessible. The solution is simple: when you build for the...
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    Re: Acessibility for All (rant)

    LOL! ^^^

    Sadly, most sites using React aren't linking directly to the FB servers. :-D
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    Acessibility for All (rant)

    I just went through a two week tit for tat with the support staff of a "popular" React framework web-based documentation system that was selected for use by our company. There is a FireFox error in a...
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    Re: I mean, why though?

    "Reason for Microsoft to do this" is the same thing that drives All of Microsoft, widening the market share. I could see some value in cross browser testing for web apps, even though it would likely...
  25. Re: Is it possible to programatically simulate clicking on a system notification popu

    I don't know the correct answer, but it might be better answered if you provide context, as in, what are you trying to do? I do know that even in web browsers, while it's easy to do something like...
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