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    [ubuntu] Re: Automount network drive

    LOL, how is that link supposed to help?

    I already know how to mount network shares, what I want is something that will mount/unmount them depending on their availability on the network. That way...
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    [ubuntu] Automount network drive

    I have a network file server that I would like automounted whenever my laptop connects to the network. Does anyone know how to accomplish this?

    I do not think fstab is the answer because that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Blinking wifi LED

    This script works for a short period (<1 minute) after boot or wakeup from suspend but then begins flashing again. I have wifi during the time when it is not flashing so I know the script must have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Windows character sets and terminal

    bump...
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    [ubuntu] Re: extract ext3 image w/o mounting?

    The only file system image that file-roller can read is iso. It will not read ext3 images.

    http://fileroller.sourceforge.net/features.html

    This should not be this difficult. I find is silly...
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    [ubuntu] Windows character sets and terminal

    I have several hundred HTML files that contain hebrew text and I would like to copy the text out of each individual file and store it into one large file. The HTML files look fine in the browser but...
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    [ubuntu] Re: extract ext3 image w/o mounting?

    bump...
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    [ubuntu] extract ext3 image w/o mounting?

    Does anyone know of a way to extract the contents of an ext3 image file w/o loopback mounting it? Ideally I would like something that does the reverse fo e2fsimage. That is, it would create a...
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    Output to soundcard

    I have to admit, I have been writing code for about 15 years and never did a darn thing with sound. Now I have an idea for a program and in that program I have a need to output a waveform to my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox 3.5 is out - is there any .deb for it?

    Installing the useragent switcher pluging for firefox should allow you to have it actually report "firefox" or ie or whatever you want it to report to websites.
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    [all variants] Re: Alternative to VM in Emacs?

    Well there is always gedit, nedit, and the like. However if you want a powerful the emacs and vim variants are the only way to go.

    For a list see:...
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    [ubuntu] Reverse Keyboard Shortcuts

    Is it possible to specify a reverse keyboard shortcut? In other words a script or binary whose sole purpose is to generate a key sequence. What would be real nice is if the arguments would define...
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    [all variants] Re: Webcam effects

    Cheese has a few built in effects but nothing spectacular.

    There are tons of plugins for GIMP, search for "best gimp plugins"

    Also, if you want the absolute best program ever, search for Kais...
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    [xfce] Re: ubuntu/xfce vs xubuntu

    There are differences with the default applications that are installed. Xubuntu has apps that are on the lighter side. So if you just use a default install xubuntu will have a smaller footprint and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: best ubuntu dock - (gnome-do)

    Personally I dont see the point. gnome-do docky lacks the customizations available in awn and cairo. Most people use docks to change the look/feel of their desktop which cant be done with gnome-do....
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    [ubuntu] Synaptic Crash

    Synaptic has been crashing for me lately, completely locking up the system so that I have to do a long power button press and reset the computer. Each time it has happened, I see the following as the...
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    [gnome] Re: Encryption Question (truecrypt)

    I have not used truecrypt for at least a year now, but if my memory serves me correctly, it does not populate the container as it creates it. So if you want a container to be the size of you entire...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How did he log into my computer?

    Holding the power button down or reaching around and unplugging the power cable then reinserting it is much more effective as you do not need to wait for the computer to shut down. So it would be...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How did he log into my computer?

    Disabling ctlalt-delete is pointless. What you need to do is disable single user login (or at least password protect it by setting the root password) and prevent booting external media in bios.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Third mouse button emulation

    I was going to say, add it to xorg.conf, but that file looks like a ghost town these days, no mouse section at all. Though you can still add one if you like.

    I did come across this which provides...
  21. Thread: Cairo-Dock

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    [ubuntu] Re: Cairo-Dock

    There seems to be a bug in cairo-dock that causes it to revert back to the default theme.

    The workaround I used was first save the theme the way you like it.
    then from a command prompt type:
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    [gnome] Re: Some styling help, please.

    Right click panel and edit the properties, you can set it to any color you want. If you want any sort of texture, save a .png file that looks like what you want then set that as the background...
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    [gnome] Re: Some styling help, please.

    Get emerald, then download one of the mac clone emerald themes that are out there.

    Also download compiz config settings manager if you have not already done so. Open it, click on window...
  24. Thread: Cairo-Dock

    by picopir8
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cairo-Dock

    Cairo-dock is independent of the panel bar so you can have both, neither, or any combination of the two. I ran cairo-dock just above my bottom panel but as I began using cairo-dock more, I realized...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Creative x-fi pointless on Ubuntu?

    You may also want to look into the Razer Barracuda. I have not looked at soundcards lately but as of about a year or so ago, they had a slight edge over Creative, and just about everyone has better...
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