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    [all variants] PlayOnLinux - Share applications

    I've installed Microsoft Office 2010 successfully using PlayOnLinux and all works great for one user. However, I would like to make Office available for all users who login.

    I've tried creating a...
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    [xubuntu] Xubuntu Splash Screen missing

    Following my recent upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 the splash screen on bootup does not display, in fact the screen sleeps.

    Shutdown screen is fine.

    What do I need to change to get a splash screen...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: system freezes when coming back from black screen

    I'm having this exact same problem with my xubuntu box after the recent upgrade.
  4. [xubuntu] Mouse not working on login screen - Xubuntu

    Well the title says it all really.

    Following a recent upgrade for some reason my mouse only works on the login screen with the first login. When I log out or switch user the mouse cursor moves...
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    [lubuntu] Issue with locales

    Hi, seem to be getting a few of this issue with a number of applications, think that there is an issue with my locales but can't seem to fix it.

    Any ideas


    gpodder

    (process:32089):...
  6. Thread: HDD clone

    by ushills
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    [SOLVED] Re: HDD clone

    I did this recently with ddrescue.

    See this guide http://www.linux.com/learn/tutorials/8225-clone-your-ubuntu-installation-onto-a-new-hard-disk
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is GPG / GnuPG Dead?

    A good forum can be found here.

    http://www.mozilla-enigmail.org/forum/
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is GPG / GnuPG Dead?

    GPG does appear to have a niche following for email use, I use it everyday as I sign emails but I have only ever seen an encrypted message once as people do not seem to feel the need to use.

    GPG...
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    [ubuntu] Re: GPG key management in 10.04

    For some reason I cannot install enigmail from the repos as it says incompatible x64 version and the xpi although it installs does nothing.
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    [ubuntu] GPG key management in 10.04

    Hi

    I have a fresh upgrade of 10.04 with my existing /home directory. I cannot get seahorse to import my existing private gpg key that is held as both an asc file and a private block.

    What app...
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    [ubuntu] Re: DO IT ALL SERVER Cant find answer i need?

    I would suggest myth server as a backend for myth but agreed that this should be a seperate box, drive access and speed is critical and needs a high spec machine for recording and passing to a myth...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Backup Amazon S3 / Scripts / Rsync?

    Incorrect, the latest desktop edition has reintroduced CLI support and there is a server edition.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Backup Amazon S3 / Scripts / Rsync?

    Personally I use Jungledisk but it is not free, for FOSS I would go with duplicity. Uploading can be slow but restoring from off-site is great.
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    [all variants] Re: backing up encrypted /Private directory

    I tried this and for some reason could not access .Private while logged in. Fine when not logged in, i think this is a known issue but someone will confirm.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Need partition program to install ubuntu

    Why not install it in a virtual machine using vmware or virtualbox, then no need to re-boot.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Email synchronisation with hotmail

    sudo apt-get install thunderbird

    or install via synaptic.
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    [all variants] Re: dvd95 and k9copy hanging

    Did you run the install.sh script provided with libdvdread4.


    sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh

    I needed this to get it to work.
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    [ubuntu] Re: entire system is having issues lately

    All the wine application are stored in your .wine folder, I would suggest the following


    sudo apt-get remove --purge wine
    sudo rm -r ~/.wine
    sudo apt-get install wine
  19. Thread: OS on old IBM

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    [all variants] Re: OS on old IBM

    With that spec you will struggle to run Xubutu or similar, personally I would go with puppylinux.

    See here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=626405
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    [ubuntu] Re: connected to wireless network but no internet

    also post the wireless card details, with


    sudo lspci if it is a PCI card

    or


    sudo lsusbif it is USB.
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    [ubuntu] Re: connected to wireless network but no internet

    Can you ping the address of your router


    ping 192.168.1.1 or something like that, then try an external host, i.e opendns with


    ping 208.67.220.220

    If this is the case then please post the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: how can I check my power consumtion?

    You will need a plug in power meter, google killawatt and you should find something, I don't believe that a PC is power draw aware. PS the output of your PSU means nothing, my main PC has a 400W...
  23. Thread: youtube

    by ushills
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    [ubuntu] Re: youtube

    if using firefox look at procon-latte in the addons, you can then restrict by user. it's very customisable. if you have everything set up properly the wont be able to circumvent by installing...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Hardware for small home server....

    have a look at plugcomputer.org, you can connect usb drives to them and they use almost no power to run.
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    [ubuntu] Citadel not receiving

    I've got a citadel server set up with it's own internal ip address and I am having trouble getting it to receive email.

    I have open the ports for SMTPS and IMAPS along with HTTPS, I want to use...
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