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How do I install MailScanner on 11.10?

I'm attempting to add/install MailScanner to my ubuntu 11.10 desktop configuration running postfix. I tried installing the latest 12.04 LTS but it had neither MailScanner nor qpopper package, 11.10 ...
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How to save my certified Ubuntu 11.10 which came with the computer

I have bought a computer with Ubuntu 11.10 and now I need to install Windows XP alonside it. Is it possible to save my certified Ubuntu configuration onto a usb stick, then unistall Ubuntu, install ...
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Ubuntu 11.10- Conky (Need help w/ config)

I'm still new to ubuntu, I just downloaded "Conky" from the command line. I found some really cool script online, but I don't how to edit Conky and copy and paste the script. Thanks, -Vince
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Why my gamma settings in my xorg.conf is reseted to 1.0 after some seconds in login screen? [closed]

Recently I changed my monitor for a newer one. This new monitor has a darker image than my old one (for example, videos with dark scenes are now completely black). Bright and Contrast are 100% in ...
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How to install and configure IPython so it uses Python3.2 on 11.10?

How to install and configure IPython so it uses Python3.2 on 11.10? I've checked that installing by sudo apt-get install ipython will uses python2.7. [EDIT1] $ sudo python3 configure.py ...
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2answers
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Sync Unity config between computers

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 both at work and at home. I've made a nice config (from compizconfig-manager like shortcuts, no animations, speedy desktop wall navigation, etc) at work and I want to use it ...
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How can I connect to GNUnet 0.8.1 on 11.10?

As the SOPA/PIPA storm was brewing, I thought I should give some of the new tools people were talking about a try. After reading around and checking what was available in the repos, I picked GNUnet. I ...
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1answer
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Enable dragging between workspaces, Gnome-Shell

I finally got around to installing Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop. I played around with Unity for a while, but wasn't a fan, so I installed Gnome-Shell. On my Ubuntu 11.04 machine I was able to drag a ...
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1answer
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Why my USB Modem won't displayed as /dev/ttyUSB0?

Hello dearest community, I am learning to use Ubuntu Server, so all my setting will be done in command line. If I use Ubuntu Desktop, well, my modem will be automatically detected, and I am up and ...
2
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1answer
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How to reenable autostart of compiz?

After upgrading to 11.10 compiz won't start automatically and I have to run compiz --replace after each reboot. How to start it automatically instead?
3
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1answer
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Where does GNOME 3 store panel orientation?

What file does Gnome3 (without Unity) store the top/bottom panel "orientation" settings in? This sort of thing used to be available in the gconf-editor under apps/panel, but there doesn't seem to be ...
2
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1answer
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How can I configure Gnome Shell Notification settings?

I couldn't find where I can change Gnome Shell notification settings. I clicked the button that appears with "Don't Show Again" (or something like that) label on a notification, and now when that ...
2
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1answer
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How to enable nautilus advanced permissions in configuration editor?

I cant access show_advanced_permissions key on conf. editor. When open conf. editor on ubuntu 11.10 apps->nautilus->preferences only contains 5 key and show_advanced_permissions and a lot of key is ...
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how to execute privileged commands at system startup

I'm using ubuntu 11.10 on Thinkpad. Every time the system starts, I have to run the following scripts with 'sudo' to configure the device manually. #setting trackpoint ...
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0answers
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How can I remove the IM status entries from the messaging indicator? [closed]

On 11.10: I know how to remove the email & u1 entries using blacklist/remove from /usr/share/blablabla_youknowwhere but I see no entries or solutions on how to remove only the status entries, as ...
1
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1answer
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export commands ignored in /etc/apache2/envvars script -

Maybe this belongs to Serverfault or launchpad.net, but here we go anyway: In Oneiric, there is an export command in this script /etc/apache2/envvars , setting LANG. This gets ignored on my server. ...
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1answer
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./configure: Mono version not recognized during MonoDevelop config

I want to install MonoDevelop 2.10 and I have cloned the current release with git clone git://github.com/mono/monodevelop.git however running ./configure I get the error: checking for ...
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4answers
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Modem Network DIsconnected. You are now offline

I'm a new user of linux environment. I'm using ubuntu 11.10 and a MTS Mblaze USB modem. I have installed it correctly and it was working good at first but when I restarted my system then I was unable ...
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how can i test if ubuntu activated hyperthreading?

I have the feeling that hyperthreading is not activated on my pc. I took a look into /proc/cpuinfo and there is described that siblings has the same number than cpu cores. This means that ...
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1answer
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unchecking show menubar by default in new terminals won't save

I am unchecking "Show menubar by default in new terminals" in gnome-terminal so that I can use Alt+f and Alt+b to move back and forth the text without raising the menu, but it won't save. Once I have ...
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Fixed columns' width in Nautilus

In Ubuntu 11.10 the nautilus version has a new feature, as you can see: it adapts the column's width to the content of the column itself (at least for the Name column). This behavior is not always ...
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1answer
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StackApplet crashes when loading stats. What do I do?

I upgraded to 11.10 (from 11.04), and now StackApplet crashes when loading my stats. What can I do to fix this?