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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Audio output on lenovo mini dock plus series 3

    This worked for me too! Thanks! I also only needed to add the line to /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf. I'm on a Lenovo ThinkPad T420s.
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    [kubuntu] Strange loop device disappearance

    When I boot into Kubuntu 8.04, I find that all my loop devices except loop0 are missing. When I losetup something onto loop0, suddenly the other seven loops reappear. No visible error messages to...
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    [all variants] aptitude search speed

    Are there any utilities for APT that speed up package searching? I'm familiar only with Gentoo esearch, which is instantaneous and includes helpful version/status information. I've heard apt-cache...
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    [all variants] Re: Getting familiar with Linux

    If you're a programmer, then there's probably no particular advantage to relearning Python, other than that it's beautiful. You might find it more productive to pick up shell scripting, which is just...
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    [all variants] General question about linux boot

    The '/etc/fstab' file is stored my root partition. It contains instructions for mounting my root partition. How does the Linux kernel know where to find this file before the filesystem is mounted?
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    [all variants] Re: Getting familiar with Linux

    I would always suggest learning to use the command line, but what are you interested in doing?

    When I was getting into Linux as a learning project, I found it really cool (and eventually genuinely...
  7. [kubuntu] Re: Compiz running in kde3.5! - but how to change settings?

    SUCCESS!!! Found it in another post somewhere.

    The command line invocation for the config window is "ccsm".
  8. [kubuntu] Re: Compiz running in kde3.5! - but how to change settings?

    I have installed that package already. Nothing new shows up in my System Settings window. (Unless it integrates itself into some other part of the window?) Is there some other interface I'm supposed...
  9. [kubuntu] Compiz running in kde3.5! - but how to change settings?

    I am running Hardy Kubuntu, and I've installed compiz via apt-get. I've used the program "desktop-effects-kde4" (despite mine being kde3.5) and selected the "tons of effects" option. Now, compiz runs...
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    [kubuntu] Compiz with Hardy Kubuntu

    I have been trying to get compiz working on Kubuntu (new system, fresh out of the LiveCD). My biggest problem is that there are a million guides online, most of which are out of date. Would someone...
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