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  1. [all variants] Re: Satellite A305-S6858 and HP Pavilion DV6933CL - compatibility and another questio

    It's really a strange new way of selling laptops...
  2. [all variants] Re: Satellite A305-S6858 and HP Pavilion DV6933CL - compatibility and another questio

    Thanks for the reply. I've already tried to do this, but it's (apparently) impossible. It comes with a pre-installed Windows Vista and when you first turn the computer on you can't do anything before...
  3. [all variants] Satellite A305-S6858 and HP Pavilion DV6933CL - compatibility and another question

    Hi,

    I'm interested in buying a new laptop and are thinking on one of these. So I've got 2 questions:

    1. Do they work fine with Ubuntu (any compatibility problem or unsupported hardware)?

    2....
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    [all variants] Cannot connect using NFS: Authentication error

    Hi,

    I'm trying to set up NFS, but I'm having some troubles. Here's what I've done:

    1. put static IPs for server (192.168.0.2 in Ubuntu Hardy) and client (192.168.0.3 in Zenwalk);
    2. configured...
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    Re: Adobe Reader 8.1.1

    Downloaded, installed, it works fine.

    Thanks for the tip.
  6. Poll: Re: Poll:-What desktop rules, Gnome, KDE or Xfce?

    I've started with Ubuntu (Gnome), tried KDE and Xfce4. I've uninstalled Ubuntu and installed Xubuntu (Ubuntu with Xfce4 as default DE). I have installed some KDE and Gnome applications on my Xubuntu...
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    Re: Why do you use Ubuntu and not other distros?

    These are very good reasons. Didn't know this Ubuntu philosophy till now. Thanks for the link.
  8. Why do you use/prefer Xfce4 and no Gnome or KDE?

    In my case, because it's faster, simple and nicer.
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    Why do you use Ubuntu and not other distros?

    Just curious about it.
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    Poll: Re: Which Window Manager do you choose

    Here's a confusion: Window Manager (e.g. Enlightenment) and Desktop Environment (KDE, Gnome XFCE) are different things. I simply love XFCE as Desktop Environment. Don't like KDE and can use Gnome,...
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    Re: HOWTO: Lexmark Printers

    It worked!! My Lexmark z515 it's alive and works!!!!!
    Many thanks for your help!!!
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    Poll: Re: Using Linux? MAybe in 10 or 20 years...

    Thanks to all people who replied. This has made me to try deeper this time. I hope I can get your help to setup my machine. I think that with some time and work both the scanner and the printer will...
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    Poll: Re: Using Linux? MAybe in 10 or 20 years...

    Another thing: I'm not here to disturb the forum nor for being negative. But disagree and point difficulties are part of the process of making things better. And I'd like to see more people migrating...
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    Poll: Re: Using Linux? MAybe in 10 or 20 years...

    Actually I did. No only here... I'm not crucifying people or offending them. My point is: the more easier is Linux, the more users will migrate. Ubuntu is Linux for human beings. Maybe I'm a dog, a...
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    Poll: Re: Using Linux? MAybe in 10 or 20 years...

    Hey, people,

    My hardware is not 8 years old. I have, during these 8 years, tried to make Linux work with the hardware of 4 or 5 different computers. And I have always had hardware issues. My...
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    Poll: Re: Using Linux? MAybe in 10 or 20 years...

    Hi,

    I'm sorry if some people here were offensed with my post. This was not my intention. I really want to use Linux, otherwise I wouldn't be here asking for help). The problem is that is so...
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    Poll: Re: Using Linux? MAybe in 10 or 20 years...

    Thanks for the reply. As you can see, I really want to use Linux (8 years "trying" as I said). Dual boot would be a solution for some softwares I use with no equivalent in Linux (because they were...
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    Poll: Using Linux? MAybe in 10 or 20 years...

    First of all, thanks to all that triedo to help me here.
    I'm trying to use Linux since 1998 and I've always had hardware problems/incompatibilities.
    Now, I'm using Ubuntu Live CD to give it another...
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