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    [all variants] Re: How can I run win iso's on linux?

    I think what I want to do is to take my external hard drive and direct an XP virtual machine to reside there and play win-based ISO's off my CD if necessary. I fully switched to Linux and can't...
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    [ubuntu_studio] Re: Ubuntu Studio Developers!

    Edit Update: When 12.10 came out, I upgraded. It crashed and while there is a partition there, there are no files. Yeah I know, I should have backed up, wiped it clean, installed fresh... etc. I had...
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    [all variants] Re: How can I run win iso's on linux?

    Thanks! When I set up the size of the virtual machine can I direct the path to my portable usb hard drive? I'm using a laptop and running out of HDD space.
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    [all variants] How can I run win iso's on linux?

    I've gone to linux as my sole OS but still have an old XP disk that I assume I can virtualize. My question is: what do I need to do to play CD's/DVD's and ISO's that were meant to be installed on...
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    Re: Make Me A Believer

    You said you had an interest in audio/video. Have you checked out Ubuntu Studio? It includes programs used to make, edit and produce music you hear on the radio as well as some Hollywood pictures.
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  6. Thread: unity or kde?

    by PcMojo
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    Re: unity or kde?

    When checking out different Desktop Environments (DE's), keep in mind that they are highly customizable. The same DE can change considerably between distros. I was looking at Enlightenment a while...
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    [ubuntu_studio] Ubuntu Studio Developers!

    To the Ubuntu Studio Development Team:

    I just wanted to compliment you on a job well done! I've used Ubuntu Studio in the past, off and on, for different...
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    [all variants] Re: Tasks not on taskbar, or hacked?

    To answer your other questions:

    Ubuntu 12.04, Gnome 2 desktop

    Dell D620

    I don't; I suspected being hacked (intrusion) and or trojans. While I am newer to Linux, I spent years disinfecting...
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    [all variants] Re: Tasks not on taskbar, or hacked?

    Here are some things I noticed from running scans of RkHunter, ChkRootkit, and Tiger Security Scripts:

    From RkHunter:


    [20:41:48] Info: Found file '/usr/bin/groups': it is...
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    [all variants] Re: Tasks not on taskbar, or hacked?

    Update: I'm pretty sure I've been hacked. I've run RkHunter, Chkrootkit, and Tiger Tools and saw some suspicious activity. Startup files have been replaced, John the ripper downloaded, hidden files...
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    [all variants] Tasks not on taskbar, or hacked?

    I've been having problems recently with the functionality of the taskbar. While researching it, I came across a post by etienoo, from just a few hours ago. The weird thing is that I am using Gnome...
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    [SOLVED] Re: No window decorations nor task bar

    Strange, I've recently encountered a similar problem but I am using Gnome 2. I can see my max and min window controls and the taskbar, But when I start an application nothing appears on the taskbar....
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubleshooting advice needed

    Part of the problem was that in researching the drive, I found it only reads DVDs, it doesn't write DVDs. :oops: But, for some reason it was still acting the same way with CD's when I know it can...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubleshooting advice needed

    After doing some research on permissions, I am unable to find much for *buntu on this issue. I found some information for other flavors of Linux. One article said to add the line “chmod 666...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubleshooting advice needed

    @ CheeseHead – Thanks for the response.
    My output doesn't look anything like yours:
    $ ls -l /media
    total 0


    Do you think that is what the problem is? What does total 0 mean? Is that...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubleshooting advice needed

    @ Curtis6767
    Lshw gives me this for cdrom:
    *-cdrom
    description: DVD reader
    product: CDRW/DVD TSL462C
    vendor: TSSTcorp
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubleshooting advice needed

    Thanks for the response. Glad you asked that question. I assumed other functions worked because previously burned Cds/Dvds seem to work fine but after you asked the question I inserted a music Cd...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubleshooting advice needed

    Update- It's been several weeks since I noticed this issue, so I decided to retest the Cd/Dvd burner to see if the symptoms have changed. When I insert a blank Dvd, it makes a strange succession of...
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    [SOLVED] Troubleshooting advice needed

    I was hoping somebody could offer me some troubleshooting advise. I have a Dell D620 that worked perfectly on 10.10. After upgrading to 12.04 the Cd/Dvd won't burn anymore. It will read and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How do I get to my existing files?

    What exactly are you having problems with? I've never had problems "seeing" windows files from a Live Cd so I'm not sure what the issue is. Can you see the files? Are you trying to find the file...
  21. [ubuntu] Re: Looking for a laptop for Ubuntu ... suggestions?

    I'm still relatively new to Ubuntu/Linux, and have asked a similar question in the past. What I have found is that the make/model of laptop is actually of secondary concern. Let's say Ubuntu had...
  22. Thread: nautilus issue

    by PcMojo
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    [gnome] Re: nautilus issue

    I'm trying to install Hybryde Evolution on my VirtualBox, but it isn't working. It's a new *buntu distro that has 9 Desktop Environments and you are supposed to be able to switch between them...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    My dual boot (win xp - *buntu) pc crashed & burned (literally - power supply issue) and I installed 10.10 on an old laptop just to stay connected a few months ago. I still haven't needed to reinstall...
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    Re: Which Distro to choose for a Distro Hopper.

    To me Distros have become almost secondary, with all the new virtualization technology. If I were going to create a new Pc (which I'm about to do) I would have a distros with the most access to deb...
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    [all variants] Re: 12.04 upgrade can't burn cd / dvd D620

    Bump! No replies! I'm not asking for an answer -- just a gentle nudge in the right direction!
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