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    Re: Organizing files, share your tips and tricks.

    So far I have to deal with my files manually, I think it would be nice to have a program that would help with at a very low level, in which you can preview your files with out opening them, rename...
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    Re: Are Unity and Cinnamon good for Linux?

    Until Gnome matures there are not many options for those who where quite comfortable with Gnome2, the fact that Ubuntu and Mint came out with their own version of desktops tell us how they were...
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    [ubuntu] Re: video import in shotwell?

    If you guys are using the version in the repos that would be the problem, go to the webpage of Shotwell and install it from their ppa, their latest version for ubuntu lucid can see and download...
  4. Poll: Re: What's the point of locking off the archives "from public view"?

    I do not think that "public" need to find the archives while googling around, as a matter of fact is good even for Ubuntu Users when they trying to outsource information from the distribution, many,...
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    Re: What can Windows do that Linux can't?

    What can Windows do that Linux can't?
    Take away lots of money from my pockets, time from my leisure, infest my computer with viruses, annoying me with its slowness, making me part of its corrupted...
  6. Thread: Which Linux Distro

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    Re: Which Linux Distro

    Agree with Joe, most of the mayor distributions use the same pieces of software therefore any hardware issue would pop up in all of them, my recommendation is to stick with the LTS ubuntu, most of...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to downgrade to vesa

    Unfortunately none of this methods is going to work, this is a well known problem with the xorg driver linux-wide, no distro is safe from this. is either sticking with lucid and low performance and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Intel 845 Chipset, Lucid, Stability problems.

    In my machine with the 845 card karmic was even worst, (but usable whit a downgraded xorg driver, very slow and choppy display though), but when I need to do serious business I have to go back to...
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    [all variants] Re: Random crashes while web browsing

    Sorry for late response, in case you still interested this is the page

    note: none of those works for my 845 card
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    [all variants] Re: Random crashes while web browsing

    For any one with the intel 8xx video cards (and similar) this is a well known issue and fixes for this are not expected soon, posible work arounds are found on the wiki, this is a xorg driver...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Intel 845 Chipset, Lucid, Stability problems.

    For now is a no go with this card, is been there for a while and seems is not going to go, the fix is now expected from upstream in the xorg people but it is very unlikely to happen. (because the fix...
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    [ubuntu] Re: I need basic desktop graphics, HOW?

    For a desktop for basic tasks but with solid consistency try 8.04 which still supported, I do not know how many other distros this old are around with supported repos, Ubuntu 8.04 is going for...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Best Ubuntu version for a creaky old computer.

    In my experience a old computer works better with old software, or a least not cutting edge, forget about updates etc. if this is going to be a kids workstation you don't really need that much, I...
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    [all variants] Prevention of dark buttons in web pages

    After trying many "dark" window/desktop themes I just can't find a way to prevent the web pages buttons to appear dark as well, the problem is that the text of the same buttons keep its black color...
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    Re: Calling all Ubuntu users!

    How newbie the newbie target would be? there is people working on (not with) computers and for example un/installing a program still out of their knowledge, something that I always find is that most...
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    Re: Linux Penguin on Cereal Box

    and it is now on sale!!! hurry up and get yourself a piece of diabetes maker plus an infringement of a CC BY-NC-SA licensed image, all in one deal.
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    Re: Howto : GfxBoot ( Grub like suse )

    Sorry I was not around, my fault.

    to every one, my recommendation is (and for those with 8.10 system is a must) to use the method at the beginning but with the latest packages, I remember that...
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    Re: Howto : GfxBoot ( Grub like suse )

    Use the link I give to you, it is not "my" theme this sidux is a distro (like ubuntu) based on the unstable debian, there download any theme, that is a .deb package ready to install, no compilation...
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    Re: Howto : GfxBoot ( Grub like suse )

    I do not like to sound "pushy" but why don't give a try to the theme I mention, although it may not work either you do not have any thing to loose, try this link there just download any theme and...
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    Re: Howto : GfxBoot ( Grub like suse )

    I see there is some frustration on this set up, I know it because I also did give up for a wile before getting things working again, for me the point in getting this working is that when either my...
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    Re: Howto : GfxBoot ( Grub like suse )

    Finally I got it working... hopefully this can help some one there with similar situation.

    the problem:
    I had three os in one hd in my computer kubuntu intrepid and two ubuntu hardy, one of this...
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    Re: Martian for Lucent Agere Modem Tutorial

    It also works for 8.10 too. the martian developers got all the steps needed for the installation in a text file. it is much easier this time. I had tested in both Ubuntu and Kubuntu and it works as...
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    Re: Martian for Lucent Agere Modem Tutorial

    I am sorry guys, I was not around... any way, I can see that there is a problem with the 64 bits machines, have not read any thing about it, but I will try to find some info, the person(s) in care of...
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    Re: wubi on second partition windows xp

    Well somehow wubi place this two files in the first partition wubildr, wubildr.mbr, another set of the same are in c:/ and also inside the folder named ubuntu, but now I am almost sure the reason way...
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    wubi on second partition windows xp

    I have a hd with two partitions on it, the first one allocates the recovery system and the second one has the windows xp os, I realize that wubi will place some files on the first partition and the...
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