a plug-in (or plugin) is a set of software components that adds specific abilities to a larger software application.

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How to make `Wakeup` plugins work?

Wakeup application is meant to greet a user at specific time, saying things like current wind and temperature outside. But I can't get how to make the thing work on Ubuntu: what am I meant to install ...
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Unity MT grab Handles plugin disappeared!

I discovered it just today, and I don't know how long it had gone. in brief, if I open ccsm, under uncategorized plugins, I can't find Unity Grab Handles plugin and I'm pretty sure it was at its place ...
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Firefox 3.6.24 does not see Java plugin

6 Jan 2012 v.puzzled, Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Firefox 3.6.24, sun-java6-plugin 6.26-2lucid1: Firefox does not seem to even know that the java plugin is there (it is installed, and re-installed), ...
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gedit-dash not working anymore

I followed this tutorial on getting Gedit dash installed but for some reason it doesn't work anymore. I wrote a silent script that does everything automatically: cd /tmp sudo apt-get -y install ...
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Simple rhythmbox plugins do not work - why?

Simple Rhythmbox plugins do not work in 11.10. Does anybody know why? I heard that ubuntuone plugin for Rhythmbox stopped working because some changes to Rhythmbox - might this be the same case? More ...
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gnome unity plugin has been disabled from ccsm

The unity plugin of ccsm has been disabled after I uninstall compiz and re-install again and it was replaced by viewport switcher. How can I re-install the unity plugin?
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Rosegarden plugin list is empty [closed]

I've just installed rosegarden through apt. I've also installed jack and a low latency kernel through a PPA https://launchpad.net/~abogani/+archive/ppa. I've started jack-server and through the ...
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Why can't I install a plugin for Compiz Fusion? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get the compiz snow plugin working? I am interested in installing experimental and unsupported plugins for Compiz-fusion from Git. My primary interest is in the ...
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Where do I get extra Compiz plugins?

I installed Compiz on my laptop running Ubuntu 11.10 last week. The way I installed it was kind of different, I opened up a terminal and typed this command: sudo apt-cache search compiz After ...
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Any Rhythmbox plugin for grooveshark out there?

I can't find a plugin to listen GS on RB for Ubuntu. I currently run 10.04.
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gedit 3 regex search replace plugin port

So i have been trying to install this plugin: http://halfhourhacks.blogspot.com/2008/03/gedit-regular-expression-plugin.html in gedit 3.2.1 but there seem to be some issues. I have modified the ...
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Rhythmbox crashes during startup

I enabled Replay Gain in Rhythmbox and the program closed and now I cannot open the program at all. If I run it from terminal I am met with: /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/gobject/constants.py:24: ...
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Thunderbird addon to send one email to multiple recipients?

is there a thunderbird plugin/addon to send one email to more than one recipient without using cc or bcc and only to field. I am not looking for a bulk mailer just something to help me email the same ...
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Small caps plugin for GIMP

Is there a way to create small caps in GIMP? There was a reference to Freetext.org at GIMPTalk, but the plugin doesn't exist. I've installed Freetext on my computer, but don't know how to proceed to ...
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How to install Firefox addon from command line in scripts?

I want to improve my unattended script adding some Firefox addon, however I cant find the way, Can someone help to find out how to? Example: (Want to install adblockPlus plugin and set a new ...
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Rhythmbox doesn't activate any plugin [closed]

When i like put a plugin in rhythmbox (Ubuntu 11.10) this doesn't load anything... put my plugins in .gnome2/rhythmbox/plugins and /usr/lib/rhythmbox/plugins and is useless!
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What's the difference between gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad and the -multiverse plugin?

What is the difference between gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad and gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad-multiverse?
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What codecs are supported by the different GStreamer plugin sets?

What codecs are supported by the "good" plugin set? What codecs are supported by the "bad" plugin set? What codecs are supported by the "ugly" plugin set? I would like a list of codecs in each ...
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Which Compiz plugins can I safely disable?

On 11.10, which Compiz plugins are enabled by default? I.e. I should leave them enabled for some particular reason. I've imported my Compiz settings from my previous install and so I can't tell. I'd ...
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Reopen Tabs plugin for gedit not found

I upgraded to Ubuntu 10.10 a few days ago, and since then have not been able to use one of my favourite plugins for Gedit, reopen-tabs, which restores the tabs that were open when gedit was last ...
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How to show java plugin console

In windows, when I open a web page containing applet, icon of java plugin console is displayed in systray. But in Ubuntu, I don't find any way to show java plugin console. How can I open java plugin ...
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How do I get the compiz snow plugin working?

i've got some trouble installing the snow plugin in Ubuntu 11.10. I found some tutorials to build it from git but it won't work for me. Spent all day long to get it run but it won't. So Is there ...
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Is it possible to uninstall individual Firefox plugins?

I have purposely installed two plugins into Firefox: Flash Player & Gecko-mediaplayer (I installed gecko-mediaplayer solely so I could get the Windows Media Player Plug-in). Every single other ...
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How do I install a plugin for gEdit v3?

I just installed the ubuntu 11.10, and I want to install a plugin for gEdit. I unpacked the plugin to the following folder: ~/.gnome2/gedit/plugins but in the gedit doesn't show up the plugin.
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How do I hide hidden files in gnome-do? Is the plug-in broken?

Gnome Do has a by default installed plugin which - when activated - offeres to search your computer. You can decide which directories to search and how deep. However, you may not index too much since ...
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How do I update envisage v3 to envisage v4

I just installed the envisag 3.x plugin from the Ubuntu Software Center, My question is, how can I update this to envisage 4.x. I'm using python 2.6 and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit
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Where did the Unity modal dialogs go?

I'm using Oneric and I was rather impressed by the Unity modal dialog addon. After a few upgrades it was gone. Where did it go? Or is there any way of getting it back?
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How can I configure gedit to execute different languages with F5?

I have installed the Better Python Console-Plugin for gedit and I am happy with it when I view python code. But I would like to be able to execute some different languages source codes when I have ...
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How can I stop my Webkit browsers (except Chrom(ium/e) start LibreOffice and Acrobat when loading plugins?

Recently I've found a problem with my webkit browsers (Midori, Liferea's browser tab/feed preview, etc). When loading plugins (which is on start up for Midori), Adobe Acrobat's splash screen pops up, ...
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Ubuntu Plugins (gstreamer, freepats, etc) DEB Archive?

Correct me if I'm wrong (I'm still a newb, tried Ubuntu last year), but I made a fresh install of Natty. Is there an Ubuntu site where it has the *.deb files of restricted plugins? i.e. gstreamer, ...
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Can't play dvd with movie player

When I try to open a dvd with movie player, I get a message saying that a plugin is missing. It isn't specified what plugin is needed and when I click on the search button, no appropriate plugin is ...
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Wallpaper in each workspace and right-click problem

I wanna set 4 different wallpapers in my 4 workspaces by setting in CCMS (wallpaper plugin). It just only work if show_desktop (gconf-editor->apps/nautilus/preference) is unchecked. But after that I ...
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Invoke a Firefox addon using a command

Is it possible to engage an addon using an external command?
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Audio recording application that uses ladspa plugins?

I'm looking for a good recording application other than Audacity that will work with the Autotalent ladspa plugin. It keeps crashing whenever I apply the Autotalent effect. Audacity is working fine ...
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Gedits gedit-latex-plugin not working correctly

I installed Ubuntu 11.04 yesterday and am now working on setting things up correctly. I am having a problem with gedit-latex-plugin for gedit. I can install it and enable it, and I get the extra menus ...
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Firefox with Ubufox does not find plugins

When I try to open a flash site or Java applet, Firefox tells me that there are some missing plugins available. But once i click on that button of the top bar, Firefox doesn't find anything. Only ...
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How do I install experimental plugins for compiz?

How to install all plugins compiz in ubuntu natty 11.04? i can't install unsupported plugins I want to install experimental plugins, not the ones in compiz-plugins-extra. These plugins were installed ...
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Any editor that does autocompletion in Ubuntu?

Is there any editor/IDE(or a plugin for an existing editor like Vim or GEdit) that does auto-completion of many languages (not just C++)? Aptana does only HTML/CSS/JS and Code::Blocks does only C++ (I ...
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how can bind the compiz Scale plugin to the corner of my window?

I go to compizconfig -> scale windows -> binding and then choose "Initiate Window Picker" with the mouse icon next to it. I check "Enabled". Then I highlight the corners in green. This doesn't seem ...
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Gedit isn't picking up new plugins

Hi I have tried to install this plugin for gedit by copying the files auto_completion.gedit-plugin auto_completion.py to /usr/share/gedit-2/plugins/autocomplete however when i restart gedit and go to ...
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How can I install KateSql plugin?

I am slightly new to Ubuntu and I just installed kate by typing sudo apt-get install kate. Now I want to install this kate sql plugin and google is not helping me. I downloaded a punch of files from ...
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How to install the most common plugins?

How can I install the most used plugins like flash player and mp3 in Ubuntu?
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How can I get Chromium to download PDF files automatically?

When I click on a PDF link on Chromium I get a 'Missing Plug-in' page. It used to be that it would download the PDF and then I could view it with Evince. To do this now I have to right click and ...
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What does the 'Userspace file system' Compiz plugin do?

What does this plugin do? It does not appear to be possible to enable it using Compiz from the repositories, but I would still like to learn what the plugin does so I can decide whether it might be ...
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Are there more Brasero plugins available?

I'm coming to like Brasero more than I did before (hardly used it in the past to be honest), and now I'm wondering, are the plugins that come with the default install the only available plugins? I ...
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Consistent Flash Player Crash ONLY on YouTube [closed]

It could be similar to one of the bugs listed on LaunchPad (#689158), but may not be. Basically, I used to occasionally get a crash on YouTube and opening a new browser or rebooting (don't remember ...
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How come I can not install plugins on my local Wordpress install?

I got WordPress up and running fine on Ubuntu 10.04 by using this source except that when I try to update and install themes/plugins I get this following error message in wp-admin page: Installing ...
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How do I manually install the Oracle Java Plugin for Google Chrome and Firefox?

How to install Java Plugin to these browsers manually ? I downloaded JRE from Oracle Site, run it in terminal. Now, what I should do ?. I want to do it manually because, I want to be up-date with ...
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Youtube plugin in Totem first loads and then plays the video?

In Totem the youtube plugin first loads all the video, taking a lot of time for a video of 5 minutes. Only when all the video is loaded it starts playing it. Is this normal?
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Two gedit plugins clash. How to change shortcut keys, or enable/disable a plugin

Gedit has two plugins from Gnome's Gedit Plugins page which I both particularly want... Multi-edit Control Your Tabs However they both vie for the same shortcut keys: Ctrl+PageUp and ...