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    Re: HOWTO: Change Font Color in Gnome Panels

    You are the HERO of the day! - thank you!
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    Re: HOWTO: Custom Installation of Sun Java

    SAMJH

    I just followed your guide installing JRE & JDK (1.6.0) versions. It worked beautifully.
    The install was done on Feisty Fawn 2.6.9-20 generic.
    I found the plugins directory for Firefox no...
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    Poll: Re: What age are you?

    49 here - hitting the big 50 this year!
    Always was interested in Linux and recently I am in a position where I no longer have to use my personal laptop for business. I found Ubuntu and I am hooked....
  4. Re: open terminal upon startup and execute script

    THAT did the trick - now I am being greeted with my personal logon when I start-up - I know its korny but, heck but these are my first baby steps......


    Greetings! Say, Gerhard - you are looking...
  5. Re: open terminal upon startup and execute script

    kerry_s

    thanks - I should have said in my original post that I tried that. The result is the same - I get a short flash of a terminal window and that is it - very puzzling!:?:
  6. open terminal upon startup and execute script

    Hello folks;

    Since I am a NooB I start with simply things - or so I think. I made a simple shell script called myscript. When I execute it from the command line I get something like this:

    ...
  7. Re: Dell Idea Storm (Linux relevant)

    Thanks for the link - I posted my 2 cents. I am on a Dell lapotp XPS|M140 and just discovered Ubuntu about 2 weeks ago.
    If Dell would offer a laptop with Ubuntu pre-installed and I'd need a new...
  8. Thread: Javac problem

    by gtratter
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    Re: Javac problem

    I am just a beginner so hopefully what I say is true.
    this is your code"


    export JAVA_HOME=/usr/java/jdk1.5.0_11
    export PATH=$JAVA_HOME/bin:$PATH


    I don't see were you set your path, i.e.
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    No problems with the scripts. Good instructions and easy to follow. Once I figure out how to post thumbnails on here I will attach an image of my progress thus far. My next project is to use the...
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    To the King

    Thank you very much for sharing - it will give me a good starting point from a great layout to disect and learn.

    G
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    Great - works well
    Would you mind posting your weahter script AND your .cokyrc file, so a total n00b can learn something? Much oblidged!
    G
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