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Preventing applications from being closed on terminal exit [duplicate]

When I close a terminal it closes all programs opened from it. In other Linux packages such as scientific linux using an ampersand prevents this, e.g., emacs file.txt & However, this is not the ...
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Terminal user/machine information changed?

I'm using 10.04 lucid. I did some change i don't remember in /etc/hosts or hostname file that now when i open terminal it shows none@root I want to change the none to whatever like machine-name? ...
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I use 10.04 regularly and I dual-booted my laptop with 10.04 and Windows 7 already. I made a mistake in deleting my entire top and bottom panel on 10.04. So I am trying to get it back. When I ...
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Copying commands from ubuntu 10.04 terminal

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I accidentally made my terminal open another terminal when it starts. How can I fix it?

I wanted to have it so that when I open a terminal, it is opened maximized. However I set the Default profile to open a terminal fullscreen when I open a terminal and... recursion. The terminals open ...