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    [SOLVED] PCSX R - FInal Fantasy VII freezes

    I've been trying to play FFVII. I have the original CDs, and I know they work - I used to play on my PSX and PS2. Anyway, I go to start a new game, the cutscene starts, and it freezes a few seconds...
  2. Re: Wacom Bamboo Pen can't drag through air after tap

    I checked what you said, and I'm not sure what I'm supposed to look for. But here's the output:


    ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)]
    ⎜ ↳ Virtual core XTEST...
  3. Wacom Bamboo Pen can't drag through air after tap

    So it's been a while since I used my tablet, a Wacom Bamboo Pen, with Ubuntu (I used it on the 1st with Windows 7, no problems whatsoever, so I don't think the issue is the tablet).

    I knew I had...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Specious entries in grub

    Thank you drs305, that fixed my problems.

    I think I know what I was doing wrong - searching for linux-headers instead of linux-image. And didn't find it in synaptic because I was looking for the...
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    [SOLVED] Specious entries in grub

    I have two problems with grub. Firstly, it detects Vista in /dev/sda1 and thus lists it. This is my recovery partition, and doesn't work if you attempt to start Vista using it... I actually don't...
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    Re: Ubuntu in a Halfway House

    I was going to recommend Puppy as well, but an Ubuntu-based LXDE distro that hasn't been mentioned (I think) is Peppermint. It requires only 192 MB of RAM, but is cloud-based so it's probably only...
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    Re: Do you use Ubuntu for work?

    There are quite a few. You might want to take a look at DistroWatch, where they have reviews of distributions as well as a page on the major ones.

    As to the rest of your questions, I'm a student,...
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    Re: 32-bit or 64-bit (Not a vs post but conflicting information)

    I've been using 64-bit Ubuntu (Lucid Lynx) for some months now, and the only problems I've had have been with Flash - in some cases you may end up using 32-bit Flash because Adobe doesn't always seem...
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    Poll: Re: I'm wondering about MS Win 7

    Windows 7 is definitely the prettiest Windows yet. And it runs pretty well on my computer, although for some reason I had to reinstall the Wacom drivers after I installed Ubuntu (????). That said I...
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    Re: multicd.sh - combine Linux ISOS into one

    Thanks! I now have a working multiDVD!
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    Re: multicd.sh - combine Linux ISOS into one

    When I tried to run it, as described on the website, it gave me the following complaint and then quit:
    Copying Kubuntu...
    cp: impossible d'évaluer «kubuntu/isolinux/text.cfg»: Aucun fichier ou...
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    Re: KDE apps under Gnome

    The only problem I've had with KDE apps in GNOME is with ones that play sounds... I don't seem to be able to play sounds using both KDE and GNOME libraries at the same time. So I gave up on Amarok....
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    Re: My lab partner has Ubuntu...

    I was complaining about how all the tutorials they've been giving us are useless for me since they're Windows XP only and I have 7 and Ubuntu (and mostly use Ubuntu...) and it turned out the girl...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Disabling Built In Cam

    In Skype at least, you can make it not show that you have a camera.

    Options > Video and then either uncheck the enable video with Skype box (or whatever it's called) or check the one to show no...
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    [ubuntu] Re: what does "upstream" mean?

    I seem to recall seeing that exact phrase on an Ubuntu wiki somewhere. Something about a bug report being sent "upstream to Debian" because the relevant program was part of Debian, not...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Questions about ubuntu

    Swap is also where the data from RAM is saved when you hibernate, so that it can reboot with all the same things running, right where you left off. Quite handy. This is I believe part of why it's...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Question about accessing my windows partition while running ubuntu.

    I believe the answer is yes. I can see my Windows 7 (ntfs format) partitions fine from Ubuntu. At one time I had a bunch of music stored in a Windows partition and I could play it just fine. However,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: A bunch of questions

    And if you want to use this often, you can right click on any panel (by default at the top and bottom of your screen) and use the menu to add a search icon.

    As for dictionaries I use Stardict,...
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    Re: Good Lightweight games?

    I'm rather fond of Gunroar.
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    Re: Hold down "x" and hold your breath.

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  21. Backing up a computer that dual-boots with Windows 7

    I've been looking around at hard drives in order to do backups, and today I found out that my school's mini electronics store is having a sale on LaCie Grand 1 TB drives ($80 CAD), so I might buy one...
  22. [SOLVED] Re: Internet fails when resuming from sleep or hibernation

    I had the same problem, but only on 64-bit. That is, if your problem is that it can't find the (wireless) network. If such is the case, I suggest that you try what worked for me: when this problem...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help needed with UBuntu as troubleshooter

    Normally when you open the terminal, it shows your username, or yourname@nameofcomputer: ~$

    You do have to login to Ubuntu, but not anywhere special.
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Installing Ubuntu on 2nd partition with WinXP

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/SystemRequirements

    According to the page above (as well as what I've heard on the forums and what my own RAM usage indicates) 256 MB RAM is a little...
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    [all variants] Re: lucid puppy linux

    I actually have the same problem, but it's on an ASUS UL30a with Puppy on a thumb drive. Didn't have the problem the first time, when I made the puppy save.
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