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    Re: Resources for learning Linux/Ubuntu

    Well, when I was first learning linux, I liked reading about its historical roots in Unix. It's ancient stuff, but a lot is still useful today.

    So stuff like the following:

    Dennis Ritchie's...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: confused about what settings (X11, gtk, etc) control what

    Thank you Impavidus, the xev tool is very cool!

    So, I hate to say this, but I went out and bought a new mouse and that was the problem. I will say I expected, if a mouse failed, it would stop...
  3. [SOLVED] Re: confused about what settings (X11, gtk, etc) control what

    Thanks about explaining how GTK libraries are used in XFCE.

    For the mouse, a lot of different issues. Upgrading to 20.04 seems to have helped solve about half. Right now the main issues are menus...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: confused about what settings (X11, gtk, etc) control what

    Thanks, but I've tried all the settings available. I did just upgrade, so there may be more available. But I'd still like to know how gtk fits in with xfce.
  5. [SOLVED] confused about what settings (X11, gtk, etc) control what

    Hi everyone, I'm trying to fix my mouse. I am using Xubuntu, which has Xfce4 as a window manager on X11.

    What settings control the mouse? For example, I am running across Gtk2 & Gtk3, but I don't...
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    [SOLVED] Re: mouse problems

    Hi guiverc, good point, thank you. I will go buy another mouse and see if it works better.

    EDIT: marking this solved, although I don't think I've solved it. Decided would be more helpful to ask...
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    [SOLVED] mouse problems

    Hi Ubuntu Forums,

    I've been having a lot of problems with the mouse lately. For many years Xubuntu worked perfectly, then this just started to happen. I posted about this last week and people...
  8. Re: tell me about your experience volunteering with open source software

    Thanks everyone for the replies! I appreciate hearing about everyone's experience. And, by the way, @TheFu I did run xman and saw the window.

    After I posted, I realized I had a few experiences...
  9. tell me about your experience volunteering with open source software

    Hi Ubuntu Forums,

    I'd like to hear about other people's experience volunteering with open source software. Although I used Linux, GNU software and Perl/Python for many years, I had no luck when I...
  10. Re: recent update to 18.04 messed up mouse, text selection, etc

    Hi Impavidus and ActionParsnip, thanks for the replies.

    First off, now things are better, so I'll mark it solved. Not sure if another update just fixed things or some dumb problem on my end.
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  11. [SOLVED] recent update to 18.04 messed up mouse, text selection, etc

    Hello everyone,

    Over the past week or so one of the updates I installed to my system messed up the functioning of my mouse. For example how it double clicks, selects text, moves around windows,...
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