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windows maximize to full screen and bottom hides behind the panel

I have one monitor above another. I would like to have a panel at the top of the bottom monitor and another at the bottom of the top monitor. Putting the panels in place works as expected. However, ...
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KDE Sometimes Glitches On Wakeup

Well, a picture is work 1k words: Looks bad, huh? I am using the 304 drivers on a Dell Latitude e6400. Everything else is up-to-date. UPDATE: This only happens when I KWIN.
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183 views

Why aren't my modifications to xkb working?

Short version Currently, AltGr+- produces ¥. I wish for it to produce an en-dash. In /usr/share/X11/xkb/symbols/us, I replaced all occurances of "yen" with "endash" and restarted, but this made no ...
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Orchestrate `xrandr`, `xinput` and the like

I use KDE and have a couple settings there. But most of my settings are in scripts that use commands like xrandr, setxkbmap, xmodmap, xbindkeys and xinput. The problem is that the settings of those ...
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1answer
587 views

Problems installing KDE in Ubuntu 12.04 xorg problem

Hi sorry to bother you guys, I have a problem when I try to install KDE en my Ubuntu 12.04 I go to the terminal and I follow this steps sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports sudo apt-get ...
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KDE on Ubuntu 12.10 not starting

I'm having this problem and I wanted to know if there's ananswer for it: Yesterday I installed KDE (kubuntu-desktop) on my Ubuntu 12.10, and it was working great. Today when I try to start again in ...
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How do I rotate my monitor using xorg?

I have just installed KUbuntu 12.10, and I am attempting to rotate my monitor 90 deg to the left. When I add the option to rotate, the monitor seems to ignore the directive. I'm currently using dual ...
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Cannot make NVIDIA driver work with Ubuntu 12.10

I seem to have a problem similar to many but I didn't manage to get it solved: have a Lenovo N581 with an NVIDIA GeForce 610M have just installed a fresh Ubuntu 12.10 64 bits, + KDE and am trying to ...
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156 views

Dual Monitor with two different window managers

I have dual monitors. I have had different window managers on each monitor before. Like Gnome in one and KDE in the other. It was a nice way to show off Linux. I would like to do this again but I ...
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1answer
132 views

KDE System Tray locks UI while redrawing

KDE 4.8.2 Whenever a notification is displayed or the KDE panel attempts to change the contents of the system tray my system's UI locks up because X is using 100% CPU. This occurs both when Desktop ...
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386 views

why does Gnome/KDE require /usr/bin/X to run?

Is there any good resource about these low level graphic configuration? It is all fuzzy to me.
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1answer
445 views

Random Kubuntu freeze up [closed]

I'm kinda new at Ubuntu/Kubuntu, and I had a few issues. For whatever reason, and at random times Kubuntu locks up and I cannot use either mouse nor keyboard. I have tried jumping to terminal mode, ...
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How to use ~/.XCompose in Qt/KDE Apps

I installed a very nice ~/.XCompose file (which I found on github). However, KDE apps at least do not use it unless I manually select XIM input mode on all the widgets. Is there a way to specify this ...