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    Re: Best free single player RTS/FPS games

    Have you tried yofrankie?

    sudo apt-get install yofrankie
  2. Re: Complete Beginner, Having Trouble Getting Started

    Didn't any of the Google search results help?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Stupid permission

    # In the file /etc/sudoers, put this at the bottom of the file to allow
    # the members of the group sudo to not need a password:
    %sudo ALL=NOPASSWD: ALL

    Edit /etc/group and add your user to sudo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Recording Streaming Radio.

    There is a record button on vlc, but I haven't used it to record yet.
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    Poll: Re: What is your age and what do you use ubuntu for?

    I think there used to be an Old category and somebody objected. :lolflag: I'm approaching 71, BTW.
  6. [SOLVED] Re: Whats the difference between Kubuntu, Xubuntu, and plain Ubuntu

    As pointed out before, they refer to the default Desktop Environment.

    I usually just install the generic Ubuntu and then install what other stuff I want to use.

    I prefer to run the fluxbox...
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    Poll: Re: Do you leave your computer on all the time?

    I leave the computer (desktop and server) on and I just turn the monitor off if I am not activly using it.
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do I use the terminal?

    The command line is the lowest common denominator of all Linux distros, so it makes sense to understand bash (Bourne again shell). You can create aliases to define your own commands for stuff that is...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Any good Internet Security software for ubuntu?

    As noted before, if you aren't running server stuff you should be secure on the internet out of the box.

    If you are running Ubuntu the apt-get utility can be used:

    sudo apt-get install <package...
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    [ubuntu] Re: What is best in ubuntu?

    As far as I am concerned, Linux is completely self sufficient.

    It meets all my computing needs and more.

    Some good links:
    The Windows/Linux Alternative Project

    The table of equivalents /...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Store and retrieve pieces of text in terminal

    Parcellite seems to be highly recommended for a clipboard manager
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    Re: Why do you choose Ubuntu over Windows

    The Linux Virus Writing HOWTO
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    [gnome] Re: Removing Google Chrome from GNOME menu

    I don't know what you mean by "what keeps it alive?"

    To remove it from the menu, right click on the menu, select edit and delete it's entry (and other unwanted items) from the menu.
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    [other] Re: ATI slow and laggy

    I missed them.
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    [other] Re: ATI slow and laggy

    Try installing the driver from the menu Administration > Hardware drivers
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    [other] Re: Going crazy here

    A quick and easy fix is to install a graphics card that supports Linux. I have had good luck with nVidia cards.

    My video card:
    *-display
    description: VGA compatible controller
    ...
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    [other] Re: Going crazy here

    To find out what your video card is, open an x terminal and examine the results of the command:

    sudo lshw | less

    Scroll down to display and report back.
  18. Thread: Web Design

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    [ubuntu] Re: Web Design

    I use Bluefish and Apache. HOWTO: Setup an Apache Web Server For Free ($0)]
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    [ubuntu] Re: any source for torrent downloads?

    I usually download install isos from the ISOhunt.

    I would use the software manager or synaptic to install nexuiz.

    Go here and scroll down to Games if you can't find it in your repositories.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Hard Drive Partitions

    In order for the Microsoft OS to access Linux files, you need to install something like Explore2fs for Windows 7 - tool for accessing ext2 and ext3 filesystems .
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    Poll: Re: Which Country Makes the Best Food?

    American, of course as it has all styles. As they get popular, ethnic styles get "Americanized" and it gets hard to get the original cuisine. I also would like to try some Iranian dishes.
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    [SOLVED] Re: how to find iso image after download

    You could try making an ISO with your DVD. If you boot the live DVD, I think one of the programs is one to make a bootable usb stick.

    Or, you can generate an ISO from a CD/DVD:
    cd...
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    [SOLVED] Re: how to find iso image after download

    There is also the locate command which can find a file anywhere on the computer:

    locate *.iso

    AFAIK, all bash commands are in lower case unless they are aliased to a command with capital...
  24. [SOLVED] Re: where is there a good explaination of how files are arranged

    Having a separate partition for /home will save you lots of time in the future if you are like me (a distro hopper). I can install/upgrade/change distros and not lose any important information. I...
  25. [SOLVED] Re: where is there a good explaination of how files are arranged

    Linux File systems

    For future questions, geeky but very thorough: LINUX: Rute User's Tutorial and Exposition

    The Windows/Linux Alternative Project

    The table of equivalents / replacements /...
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