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    Re: External drive boot issue UEFI

    i have a desktop with fossa on the internal sata hdd & this my primary rig for work & play & everything else.

    on the same desktop i have a portable seagate connected via usb on which i keep...
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    Re: Ubuntu messed up my BIOS

    thank you for the confirmation.
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    Re: Ubuntu messed up my BIOS

    not sure what exactly you mean by touch.

    every linux distro that i have installed on my system has added the name of the operating system to the bios which shows up in the list of boot devices.
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  4. Re: Ubuntu 21.04: Wayland + Gnome session bugs...

    the last time i reported a bug it was from within ubuntu itself.

    this is how :

    https://help.ubuntu.com/stable/ubuntu-help/report-ubuntu-bug.html.en
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    Re: Thanks for the Harry Hippo!

    kudos to canonical from me too.

    my primary os was the beaver & now it is & will be the fossa but i decided to take the hippo for a test ride just to sample what is new & am pretty impressed.
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  6. Re: Ubuntu 21.04: Wayland + Gnome session bugs...

    thus far i have not encountered any hiccups with the hippo.

    my only grievance yet being that there are only 4 wallpapers.
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    [ubuntu] Re: 2 trash icons in ubuntu 21.04

    to remove drives from desktop :


    gsettings set org.gnome.shell.extensions.ding show-volumes false

    to remove home from desktop :


    gsettings set org.gnome.shell.extensions.ding show-home...
  8. Re: Problem with Samba related to moving WIndows desktop files to newly installed Ubu

    are you sharing a single file or a folder?



    this is lan sharing right? as in both the computers are plugged in via a cable in to the same router.



    strange! it is not a search.
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    Re: Thunderbird Problems

    yup yup, every time & also asking them to fix the issue a.s.a.p. via the comments section.
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Is there any need Firewall software for Home PC ?

    clam scan run on home folder via clamtk :

    288355
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    [ubuntu] Re: My USB just disappeared

    disks also gives the following information about a flash drive :

    Size

    Device

    UUID

    Partition Type
  12. Re: Problem with Samba related to moving WIndows desktop files to newly installed Ubu

    :lol:

    will surely check out the ssh thingy.

    thank you.
  13. Re: Problem with Samba related to moving WIndows desktop files to newly installed Ubu

    :lolflag:



    cool will try them out.

    thank you.
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    [ubuntu] Re: My USB just disappeared

    disks will give you three options to format :

    1. ext4

    2. ntfs

    3. fat
  15. Re: Problem with Samba related to moving WIndows desktop files to newly installed Ubu

    can this be used for file sharing over a lan network between ubuntu 20.04.2 & windows 10 pro?

    or does it require ubuntu server & windows server?
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    [ubuntu] Re: My USB just disappeared

    if the led on a flash drive is on it means the flash drive is not dead but the software could be corrupted which makes the flash drive practically useless.
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    [ubuntu] Re: How about some ideas for securing laptops

    in the bios of some motherboards there is a feature that allows you to lock your hard disk as well which helps in safe-guarding your data even more.
  18. Re: Problem with Samba related to moving WIndows desktop files to newly installed Ubu

    smb status

    gives me Command smb not found.


    smbstatus --shares

    gives me Command 'smbstatus' not found, but can be installed with:

    sudo apt install samba
  19. Re: Problem with Samba related to moving WIndows desktop files to newly installed Ubu

    no it will not.

    i am using this method & there is absolutely no samba on my machine.
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Is there any need Firewall software for Home PC ?

    you can also use clam av as an on-demand scanner especially if you sharing flash drives with windows machines or sharing files from windows machines via samba.

    for me clam av has also many times...
  21. Thread: ubuntu firewall ?

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    Re: ubuntu firewall ?

    there is always the gui app if you wish to tweak the ufw :


    sudo apt install gufw
  22. Thread: Is my hdd dying?

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    Re: Is my hdd dying?

    i use this :

    https://www.hdsentinel.com/hard_disk_sentinel_linux.php

    can be done via cli & it also has a gui thingy.
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Video Editing Software - Good One For YT Channel?

    have you tried handbrake?

    https://handbrake.fr/
  24. Re: Problem with Samba related to moving WIndows desktop files to newly installed Ubu

    1. on the windows machine share a folder / folders & grant read / write access.

    2. on the ubuntu machine : files > other locations > in the enter server address box =...
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    Thunderbird crashes

    not sure if this is connected, thunderbird crashes on my ubuntu 20.04.2 at least twice daily.

    i get a pop-up asking me to report the crash & re-start or quit.
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