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  1. [gnome] Re: Middle-click behavior like xfce4 and/or Openbox?

    bumpification
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    [all variants] Re: What's wrong with my sudoers?

    This is not very helpful, but I whipped up a quick script to test, and it works fine for me. It doesn't seem to be necessary to explicitly put your command in the sudoers, e.g. my script was:

    ...
  3. [gnome] Middle-click behavior like xfce4 and/or Openbox?

    In xfce4 and openbox, when you middle-click on the desktop, part of the menu shows your workspaces, and each window open in that workspace. This would be extremely handy to have in Gnome, but I...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: Maverick has its own ideas about my drive device names.

    Apparently, this may have had something to do with booting the live image from USB, but I don't know why. I ran it from CD and all was well.
  5. [SOLVED] Maverick has its own ideas about my drive device names.

    I'm trying to install Xubuntu 10.10 onto a machine with 3 hard drives.

    My drives are (rather, should be) like this:
    /dev/sdaX: Windows and Windows apps/games
    /dev/sdbX: Data
    /dev/sdcX: Blank...
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    [all variants] Re: Conky Weather Forecast Python Script

    I know that, but what I'm asking is: what is the difference between the two? As far as I can see, they both produce exactly the same output. However, they are clearly separate and presumably not...
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    [all variants] Re: Conky Weather Forecast Python Script

    Sorry if this has already been addressed somewhere in the previous 29 pages, but:

    What is the difference between --datatype=CC and --datatype=CT ?

    Right now, they both return the same text:...
  8. sed / awk: how to delete lines that DON'T match a pattern?

    I have a file that looks like this:


    192.168.10.123 blah blah text
    192.168.10.123
    192.168.10.10 more text
    192.168.10.10
    192.168.10.12
    192.168.10.9 yet more text
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Can't change system theme, stuck with gnome default?

    If you have gconf editor installed, navigate to /desktop/gnome/interface and look at the gtk_theme key. Try changing it to "Default" or "Clearlooks" or something, and see if you can change it that...
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Font rendering in Firefox: Ubuntu 10.04 vs Windows 7

    You might try:

    http://www.infinality.net/files/local.conf

    It's rather complex; you may (or may not) find it's worth your time to tweak the settings a bit.

    Rename your ~/.fonts.conf to...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 10.04 Wicd "Bad Password" issue with DWA-125

    I have this same problem on a 10.04 box. Two other machines running Arch Linux with wicd work fine. network-manager is not installed.
  12. the horrors of regular expressions (please help with some string editing)

    I've spent a stupidly large amount of time failing to know what the hell I'm doing, here.

    I have a text file that looks like this:


    04 08: some random text here: blahblah1234blahblahblah
    15...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Weird Errors When Browsing Web

    I'm also on Arch, having exactly the same problems listed in this thread. It always seems to happen on exactly the same couple of websites, too. I can usually reproduce it (only on those websites)...
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    [kubuntu] Can't adjust date & time - need root privs

    Note this is KDE on Karmic.

    Trying to enable ntp by setting "Set Date & Time Automatically" in the KDE clock widget. When I click Apply, it says "You are not allowed to save the configuration."
    ...
  15. Re: Ubuntu forum members joining in 2007 or before please respond!

    Talking about this.

    I guess a lot of people like it, but I find it more than a little obnoxious.
  16. Re: Ubuntu forum members joining in 2007 or before please respond!

    I don't come here much anymore, because I don't use Ubuntu on the desktop anymore. Each new release since 7.10 seems to get ever so slightly more annoying. I think one of the last straws was having...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: AppArmor failed to load - could not allocate temporary file

    *boing*
  18. [ubuntu] AppArmor failed to load - could not allocate temporary file

    I get the error message in the subject line, followed by a red failed message.

    However, once the system is finished booting, I can log in and

    sudo /etc/init.d/apparmor start
    and it starts...
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    [ubuntu] NFS suddenly slow - throttled?

    Running server 9.04, which is mainly serving as an NFS file server on a small (~20 clients) LAN.

    Server and switch are all 1000baseT, and up until the last couple of days, bandwidth hasn't been a...
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    [all variants] Re: specify sender name using exim4 from script?

    I'm using mail (from the GNU mailutils) to send the emails, and -F is a parameter for exim, which complains if you invoke it directly. I am at a loss to understand how to pass that parameter to exim.
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    [all variants] Re: specify sender name using exim4 from script?

    boink
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    [all variants] specify sender name using exim4 from script?

    I am running a cron job that needs to send email to my ISP account. I have exim4 set up to use gmail as a mail relay.

    When the cron job sends email, the sender field says "root" and shows the...
  23. [ubuntu] Syntax error in crontab, but I don't understand why

    Trying to execute a script on the last day of every month.

    crontab -l


    0 23 * * * [ `date +%d` -eq `echo \`cal\` | awk '{print $NF}'` ] && /path/to/script.sh

    That works correctly from the...
  24. How to break out of a WHILE loop after a certain amount of time?

    I have a script that checks many subdirectories looking for "foo.txt".

    I'm an utter novice, so I'm probably going about it all wrong.

    we have:

    /working/path/abc
    /working/path/xyz...
  25. [ubuntu] VLC does not respect "disable screensaver" setting

    When playing DVDs or videos through VLC, the screensaver kicks in even though "disable screensaver" is ticked in tools->prefs->advanced->video. I have no idea why.

    I have another machine with...
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