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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Official Ubuntu Online Banking and Shopping Edition?

    My 2cents: When I make online purchases, I use a "virtual credit card" that I create with my credit card issuer. I set the spending limit and the time the card is active. Also, my liability for...
  2. Thread: Netbook OS?

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    Poll: Re: Netbook OS?

    The UNR annoys me.
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    [SOLVED] Re: 3x Booting and Trying to Restore Grub

    Well...at this juncture, it appears re-installing the root partition is the quickest solution. It took under 10 minutes.

    It straightened out whatever was wrong with Grub and I am triple booting...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 3x Booting and Trying to Restore Grub

    With further exploration, I realized I made a typing error.


    sudo grub-install --root-directory=/media/root /dev/sdb1

    should have been


    sudo grub-install --root-directory=/media/root...
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    [SOLVED] 3x Booting and Trying to Restore Grub

    Here is the situation:

    I was dual booting XP SP3 & Ubuntu 8.10. I had a spare partition so I finally got around to installing Win7 RC 7100. Grub has been obliterated and I have been trying to...
  6. Re: How to use Ubuntu LiveCD to get Windows Product Key from hosed system

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=858456

    But really, those product keys are like GOLD.. you should be more careful.:lolflag:

    And quite frankly, I googled your question and the first hit...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Rhythmbox and wma plugin

    I don't have an Ubuntu answer for you.

    But, I do have a solution. Rid yourself of a Windows proprietary file format.](*,) Convert your WMAs to MP3s. It will save you further headaches in the...
  8. Thread: VBox Mess

    by jaqrah
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    [ubuntu] Re: VBox Mess

    I have the same problem running 9.10 in vbox, although it has nothing to do with compiz effects. I don't have them enabled. Although, it didn't start happening until I enabled guest additions

    I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: using vb to emulate a hard drive

    Hello. I would hope a moderator will move this to the virtualization forum.

    If not, I would direct you to the virtualization sub-forum. I have read about this numerous times in that forum. I am...
  10. Thread: Missing panel

    by jaqrah
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    Re: Missing panel

    By any chance do you have Compiz enabled?

    Compiz and UNR do not play nice together. The problems you describe are some of the problems I and others have experienced when using UNR and Compiz.
  11. [ubuntu] Re: MacOSX (as guest) on Mac hardware with Ubuntu host

    Here is an interesting thread from the VirtualBox.Org forum:

    http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=2076&sid=894a2c0beefe6e4ee9c4146b2663108a

    I have been reading endlessly about this...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Virtualbox connection

    Please verify if the following is true:

    Computer #1 (desktop) os=windows xp
    Computer #2 (laptop) os=Ubuntu 8.10

    If so, virtualbox isn't necessary. You would need to set up Samba (it allows...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Why does Vbox go slower than vbox OSE?

    What do you mean by "slower"?

    How much base memory and video memory did you allocate to your guest box? The more of each that you allocate to your guest box the more efficiently ("faster") it...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Jaunty host/Windows XP guest questions

    #3 Will I be able to play games? Probably not.

    I can't provide the answer to why not because I don't know. But I think it has to with the fact that the XP guest isn't actually using your host's...
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    [ubuntu] Dualboot XP/8.10 Grub error 18

    Dammit! My main box is down. I am dualbooting XP MCE 2005 SP3 and Ubuntu 8.10. I am running on a Dell Dimension E510. Was watching a recorded tv program in media center and I looked up and it just...
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    [ubuntu] Re: What happened to the Other OS forum?

    Nevermind...I found the answer in another post.

    How disappointing! I would have never tried #!Crunchbang without that forum.
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    [ubuntu] What happened to the Other OS forum?

    Did I miss something? The Other OS forum is gone. I really liked that forum. Who can tell me what happened?

    Jaq
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    Re: Ubuntu 9.04 - Creepy guy: IT SUCKS!

    I am not sure if I should thank you for guiding me to that entertaining video or curse you for providing me a reminder just how frightening humanity is.

    It is a toss up.:shock::twisted:
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu Netbook Remix too Slow!

    Thanks for your reply. Considering I am pretty hardcore about backing up, I am not too worried about data recovery in event of failure. I would just like to get the most mileage out of my ssd.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu Netbook Remix too Slow!

    I have noticed many of you are using ext4. I thought the common wisdom was to stick with ext2, easier on the ssd. Has something changed with ext4?
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    [ubuntu] Re: NetBook Remix - For Selected Users ???

    In 8.10, I found this applet broke my system when switching from UNR to Gnome desktop with Compiz set on highest setting.

    Despite various attempts from some great people here on the forum, I...
  22. Thread: Applets

    by jaqrah
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    [ubuntu] Re: Applets

    If you are looking for Applets, try out these sites:

    http://www.ubuntu-unleashed.com/2008/05/some-gnome-panel-applets-you-may-not.html

    http://www.linux.com/feature/129080



    Jaq
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Switch from OSE version to regular Sun version?

    To answer my own question:

    I un-installed the OSE version and installed the 2.2.0 version. Virtual environments transferred smoothly into new version. Just had to remember to re-install Guest...
  24. [ubuntu] Switch from OSE version to regular Sun version?

    Is there any way I can save all of my virtual environments and switch from the OSE version found in the repositories to the version found on Sun's website?

    Thanks Jaq
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    Re: HOW TO surf anonymous

    Thanks Dutch!

    I spent a few hours last night trying to figure this out. Glad I found this tutorial today before I punished myself further. ;)

    Jaq
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