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  1. [ubuntu] Re: How to have both wired and wireless connection at the same time?

    You could make iptables (or something else) block all traffic except from your file-server through that specific interface, that might solve your problem if you don't find anything else.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can not mount External HD

    If you wan't it to be mounted on boot, add the following to your /etc/fstab file.

    /dev/sdb1 <LOCATION> vfat rw,user,noauto,umask=0 0 0

    And it wil mount on boot, and you will be able to mount...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can not mount External HD

    If the above doesn't help you post the output to the following


    fdisk -l && cat /etc/fstab

    Otherwise you should be able to access it with $ sudo mount -t <TYPE> /dev/<DRIVE> </mount/point>...
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    [ubuntu] Re: USB Port (hardware)

    You shouldn't really have to do anything, if it does not work by just plugging it in you should post more info about it, and your computer's hardware.
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Attempting OSS really messed up my computer..

    Please post a link to that tutorial.
  6. Thread: Ubuntu Games

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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu Games

    I mostly play zsnes (since my old console died on me) and I have never had any problem with my remote (got a usb snes controller :) )

    You can also try the Add/Remove -> Games category, allot of...
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    [all variants] Re: Question about .login

    Try,

    $ man login

    If this is not what you're looking for than I think you need to be more specific.
  8. [ubuntu] Re: How can I delete many similar files in diferent directories?

    find ./ -type f -name "*.jpg.thumb_*.jpg" | xargs rm -iv

    If you only wan't to execute this in one directory, i.e. only in ./ and not recursive through subdirectories you can use

    find ./...
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    [ubuntu] Re: resolution help..

    Try
    sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg That always works for me when I mess up my xorg.conf file and don't feel like fixing it by hand.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Increasing Resolution?

    If the above doesn't help you than post the output of
    $ cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf And someone will be able to help you.
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    [ubuntu] Re: spotlight

    Ah, sorry, don't know how I forgot to write install there...
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    [ubuntu] Re: spotlight

    sudo apt-get beagle
    probably...
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    [all variants] Re: I broke my xorg.conf with NVidia drivers

    Did the "restricted drivers" thingy that comes with Ubuntu not work do get the nvidia drivers up'n runnining?

    You can use dpkg to automate a new xorg.conf file with either
    sudo dpkg-reconfigure...
  14. Thread: Mouse Problem

    by Helgiks
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    [ubuntu] Re: Mouse Problem

    The easiest way would be to auto reconfigure xorg.conf, with
    $ sudo dpkg-reconfigure -phigh xserver-xorg

    But this will also delete you're custom settings (if any). You're current file will get...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problem Loading UBUNTU for first time.

    Is it the first time, meaning the first time with a live cd or a first time after install?
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    [xubuntu] Re: Lightest Music Player

    I second that idea, it'll make you're old computer look faster than a 3000$ brand new one ;)
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    [xubuntu] Re: Lightest Music Player

    I think mpd is great, and VERY lightweight, and yes you can manipulate playlists, and I think even with the graphical clients like sonata it's still very easy on you're computer.
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    [ubuntu] Re: can't delete folder from trash ?

    I think it is either in "~/.Trash" or somewhere under "~/.gnome2". Try $ find /home/$USER -type d -name ".Trash"
    and you should find it. When you do you can just use "sudo rm -riv PATHTOTRASH" (the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't delete folder?

    Well the "-r" part actually is what makes it "dangerous" as it is recursive deleting (the -f is force delete, doesn't ask if the file is not writable). That is why "-rf" can be dangerous especially...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: tell me how to stop having to ask a million questions

    Well, you can't just learn how to solve everything. That's like learning the answer to every question, but by reading about linux and how it works you learn more and more about the system and how it...
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    [ubuntu] Re: help with automounting hard drive

    If I understand you correctly you wan't "sda2" to load on startup. Than add something like:

    /dev/sda2 <LOCATION> vfat rw 0 0

    To you're fstab.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need bottom bar back

    I think you need to create it from scratch again, click(with right button) on you top bar and select "New Panel", drag it around to the place you wan't it and customize it to you likings (you can...
  23. [ubuntu] Re: show the desktop shortcut... more powerful than ctrl + alt + D

    I don't think that's what he is looking for since it doesn't show whilst in the game... And I think ctrl+alt+D does the same ad pressing that button (you can see it gets pressed in when pressing...
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    Re: the best audio player for ubuntu?

    Yes, $ sudo apt-get install amarok
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    Re: the best audio player for ubuntu?

    The obvious answer to that question would be that there is no one player the best.

    You just have to try out and find out for your self what you like.

    P.S. i use Amarok.
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