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2answers
329 views

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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2answers
389 views

KDE Sometimes Glitches On Wakeup

Well, a picture is work 1k words: Looks bad, huh? I am using the 331-updates latest 331.67 drivers from NVidia's website on a Dell Latitude e6400. Everything else is up-to-date. This only happens ...
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1answer
299 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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1answer
638 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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5answers
20k views

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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0answers
161 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 ...
0
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1answer
133 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 ...
2
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2answers
487 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
477 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, ...
0
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1answer
497 views

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 ...