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    [ubuntu] Re: minimizing (terminal) window from command line

    Absolutely brilliant ! worked like a charm, thank you Sudodus!
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    [ubuntu] minimizing (terminal) window from command line

    Hello,

    Geek question be prepared...

    I use Ubuntu and sometimes OSX. I took a stupid geek habit with OSX, I wrote a little command line script to be able to minimize my Terminal window with a...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: TOR Browser - keyboard malfunction / Keyboard issue - Ubuntu 13.10

    OK!

    So what I did to solve this problem, since the problem is with ibus...

    The idea is to neutralize Ibus since it is the cause of the problem.

    Completely removing Ibus from the system is...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: TOR Browser - keyboard malfunction / Keyboard issue - Ubuntu 13.10

    Hi all,

    Problem solved... the issue was with ibus...

    Thanks to all for your replies. Special kudos to untrustytahr and bashiergui
  5. [ubuntu] Re: TOR Browser - keyboard malfunction / Keyboard issue - Ubuntu 13.10

    Hey Bashiergui, thanks for the contribution... Unfortunately it does not change anything. When I launch Tor using 13.10 (from the Terminal - I dont know how else to launch it anyway) I cannot input...
  6. [ubuntu] TOR Browser - keyboard malfunction / Keyboard issue - Ubuntu 13.10

    Hi,

    I have been using TOR for a while on my Ubuntu 12.04 -> no problem

    I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10. The "start-tor-browser" script would not launch (in 12.04, Ubuntu would ask me "Do...
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    [ubuntu] Re: launch VPN from terminal

    Thanks infinity. Appreciate your help. I'm not using Open VPN (yet), I'm using the built in VPN app in the network menu on 11.10.
    I'm gonna try to configure openvpn, hope it's easier than send mail...
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    [ubuntu] launch VPN from terminal

    Hi, I'm using 11.10, it works fine.

    I have set-up a VPN access which I turn on from the network menu on top of the screen. Everything works ok. I was just wondering if there is a way to launch the...
  9. [all variants] Re: Linux text manipulation: sort columns according to the first row

    Definitely a Perl job...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bash script quick question

    gotcha! Thanks.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bash script quick question

    Question: what's the use of

    IFS=$'\n'
    in your script? Thanks!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bash script quick question

    Noted with thanks. Cheers mate!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bash script quick question

    Amauk, Captain Mark,

    Much appreciated guys!

    Thank you for taking the time :)

    Just in case you'd know, could you recommend a good resource (online or offline) to learn Bash script? I have the...
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    [ubuntu] Bash script quick question

    Hi All :)

    I'm a Bash script (almost) absolute beginner. I'm writing a quick script to maintain my /home/ in good order, by deleting some files my system generates but I never/seldom use (ex: all...
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    Re: Kindle for PC /Wine

    Apparently you can also load your kindle books from Calibre. Calibre is a native ubuntu app http://bit.ly/jYbmmI
    The set up for Kindle is detailed here http://bit.ly/jbDBfo
  16. Thread: Bash script

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    Re: Bash script

    Yup, works fine.

    Appreciate! Thanks mate :)
  17. Thread: Bash script

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    Re: Bash script

    Thanks,

    Newbie question I presume...

    I'm trying to isolate a process number from 'ps aux'. Let's say i'm trying to isolate the process number of say Chromium.

    So here is my input:
    ps aux |...
  18. Thread: Bash script

    by g999b
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    Bash script

    Hi All,

    I have a bash script question... I don't know if Ubuntu forum is the right place to ask. If appropriate where (in which section) can I post my question. Thanks.
  19. [gnome] Re: Exporting contacts from Mac Addressbook to Evolution

    Hi Everybody
    Thanks for all the posts, all interesting but ... one question: you seem to be handling all these .vcf files one by one, am I correct?
    I have more than 300 contacts on my Mac, dont...
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