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Reproduce playlist from terminal in Banshee

That's it, how can I play a specific playlist from terminal in Banshee? I've seen the --help pages and it didn't help much, so I wanted to know if anyone here knew it. Is it useful? For me it is, I'd ...
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GMA 3150 change resolution permanent?

I recently bought a Shuttle X35V2 with GMA 3150 graphics (great computer for the money). When i connect my monitor (native 1360x768) in only get two resolutions to choose from, 1024x768 and 800x600. I ...
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Need Recommendation for Upgrading from 10.10 to 11.10

I'm ready to finally move from 10.10 to 11.10. I have cloned my existing drive with Clonezilla, so I have a good backup image. My current drive is separated into separate partitions with home and data ...
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How to configure firewall for home PC

Firstly, for a home PC, behind a router isit important to install/configure a firewall? If so, how do I do it? I have lamp-server installed as I'm a web developer. I may want my other PC's on LAN to ...
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Mouse does not respond

I've installed ubuntu 11.10 on a desktop computer, but it does not despond to any kind of mouse. The mouse seems to be on, but the system doesn't respond not to the mouse movement nor to mouse ...
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Server getting error after doing distro upgrade: tg3_stop_block timed out

im running ubuntu on a HP Server Blade ProLiant BL25p G1 after doing distro upgrade to oneiric im geting dpammed whit these messages on terminal. if i turn of the eth0 interface with sudo ifconfig ...
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How to change cursor in Ubuntu 11.10 “GNOME Classic”

I don't like how the cursor looks when pointing to Web browser links. How can I change it - only this one or the whole cursors theme?
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Cannot open files from CD burned in Ubuntu

I have burned a dvd in ubuntu some time ago from a machine I longer have. The disk contains images and pdf files. I have tested that the disk was working properly on Ubuntu but when I try to open it ...
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Unable to connect to Airlive Wireless AP through Ethernet

This is crazy. I've connected the Airlive WL5460AP with an ethernet cable to the computer. The computer detects the access point, but doesn't establish connection. The LAN port is LAN1 according to ...
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Banshee stopped working properly

So... I was having some trouble with Banshee and I decided to uninstall it. I tried to install it again but now when I click to open, Banshee doesn't open. I thought that the problem could be broken ...
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858 views

I installed latest kernel version on Kubuntu but it doesn't appear on grub list

I installed the latest kernel version (3.0.0-15) through the Muon package manager of Kubuntu 11.10 but when I reboot the system it doesn't appear on grub list so I can use only the 3.0.0-12 kernel ...
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Cache Memory and fglrx driver slows computer

When ever my Cache memory gets extremely high, my entire computer slows down. Windows slow to load, and there's lagging on the mouse-overs for everything. The only way I can restore everything is by ...
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How to configure Internet/Network connection

I am unable to connect to the internet. I attached a LAN wire but i really cant understand the issue behind it. I need appropriate network drivers for acer aspire 5742. Please help
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Allocating drive space for dual boot

I've tried installing Ubuntu 11.04 along with windows 7. But I got problem in allocating the drive space for installing Ubuntu. I've 160GB hard disk partitioned into three drives. D and E drives are ...
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When I try to boot from live cd I get a blank screen HELP!

I've created a bootable USB and tried a Live CD. Both times when I boot from them I can hear the Ubuntu drums but have only a blank screen. I have an Asus with quad core A6 processor and Radeon HD ...
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Using sftp to Transfer a Directory?

When I try to use SFTP to transfer a directory containing files, I get an error message: skipping non-regular file directory_name The directory contains a couple of files and two subdirectories. ...
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How can I update diskless installation 11.04 to 11.10

Bonjour messieurs, we have installed on our Ubuntu server 64bit in directory /MNT the distribution of Ubuntu 11.04 32 bit as shared drive for PXE diskless computers in school. Can we upgrade to ...
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Do I need to install a driver for a Mobile Intel® 4 Series Express Chipset Family video? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get my graphics card to be recognized in System Info? I'm currently running 2 os on my laptop (HP Compaq 420), win 7 ultimate and ubuntu. Im just wonderin what ...
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Minimal package to install Qt Assistant

We are using Qt Assistant as our help system for a custom application that will run on Ubuntu. In building the .deb package, I need to include a "Requires:" value that makes my package dependent on ...
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How can I install software without internet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software offline? At this moment I have next situation: I have 2 computers: First computer with Windows 7 and connection to the internet; Second ...
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create link to folder thats useable with ftp

I created some links to folders in my home dir so i don't have to go down the long path all the time, i used 'ln -s' for this. I can use them when i log in via ssh but when use ftp it just shows the ...
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No picture with a Microsoft VX-1000 webcam in Skype

I have a problem with my webcam in Skype on Ubuntu 11.10. There is no picture. Yesterday I installed the x64 version and there was a picture, but with strong artifacts. Today I installed the 32-bit ...
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GNOME Shell in VirtualBox host broken after a kernel upgrade

After a recent update, which included updates for the kernel, I am no longer able to log into GNOME Shell. To clarify the situation, at first it would boot into the GNOME Fallback Session. To remedy ...
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Specifying variables in checkinstall

The compile command that I should use is: make KLIB=/lib/modules/$(uname -r) But as make utility is not good at uninstalling packages I want to use checkinstall like so: checkinstall install=no ...
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When I close my Laptop lid my external monitor turns off

I saw this thread : Prevent external monitors from shutting off when laptop lid is closed? I entered this code (from that thread): gconftool-2 --type string --set ...
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Deployment of Rails Application using Passenger and Apache2

Is there anything special related to deploying a Rails application in Ubuntu using Passenger and Apache2? I've installed passenger appropriately as indicated in the many instruction pages, but every ...
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Having problems with mounting USB flash drives [closed]

Sorry for such a long post :) I'm not such an expert as I wanna be, but I'm still learning on my mistakes. Just recently I've encountered an problem with mounting USB flash memory sticks and external ...
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Errors with ATFTPD: Unterminated quoted string

After upgrading Ubuntu from 11.04 to 11.10 (32bits) I'm having trouble with ATFTPD: Anytime I'm starting atftpd I'm getting this error: /etc/default/atftpd: 2: Syntax error: Unterminated quoted ...
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Have installed Ubuntu but when I restart computer, it only goes to 'grub'…Ubuntu doesn't load?

I have installed Ubuntu (without Windows) and done a restart. Ubuntu doesn't load...all I get is grub> and don't know how to get beyond it. Can you help
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Every binary 'wine' executable “does not exist”

I've had this problem once before, but I completely forgot how I fixed it. Every wine executable (/usr/bin/wine, or the wines in the playonlinux dir) "do not exist" when I try to execute them. $ ...
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Windows 7 can see Server, but not its contents

I'm a newbie to Ubuntu so I apologize if I'm overlooking something easy, but I installed Samba and for whatever reason I can see my Ubuntu server on my Windows 7 computer, but when I click on it I ...
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sbm.bin is too big for 1.44 floppy disc [closed]

Trying to boot UBUNTU on DELL 8250 with only IBM-DOS. Need floppy to run the CD ROM drive for it.The sbm.bin is 1,474,560b but floppy is only 1.44MB and I get message that disc is too small. Any ...
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Will I benefit from windows drivers in virtual machine?

I ordered a Sony Vaio VPC-SE1 (S-series) laptop, but I want to keep using Ubuntu. Searching the internet for issues with Vaio laptops in Ubuntu, there could be 1 particular issue that really bugs me, ...
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Cannot use both headphone ports on Dell XPS L502X at the same time

I am having a problem in Ubuntu 11.10 using both of the headphone ports on my Dell. This may or may not apply to other computers as well. Basically, there is a normal headphone jack next to an ...
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Brother MFC-8860DN is not working after upgrade to 11.10

I upgraded to ubuntu 11.10 from 11.04 and my brother MFC-8860DN (duplex and network printer, scanner and copier) stopped printing. I did not check scanner possibility. Now it is not important for ...
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How to deploy Oracle Forms 10g?

En mi caso para poder desplegar Forms de Oracle 10g lo hago en Windows XP mediante Firefox 3.03 utilizando el Jinitiator de Oracle y el JRE. He intentado hacer esto el Ubuntu 10.04 y 11.10 mediante ...
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ATI/AMD Crossfire fan noise

I just got Ubuntu 11.10 64bit setup on my system that's a got a ATI Crossfire setup (I already installed the proprietary ATI drivers and Catalyst with no issues) however I don't seem to be able to ...
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How to run X server on other Computer/other Monitor?

I have two laptop, and one external monitor, LCD. Firstly, I want my primary display to run in runlevel 2 (TTY), and my external monitor to run on runlevel 3 (Xserver). We can't do this I presume? I ...
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New tweetdeck custom launcher to run under unity 11.10

I am looking to create a custom launcher for the new tweetdeck (which works fine under wine). I am currently just executing the script: #!/bin/bash wine ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ ...
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Grub or Windows Bootloader for Dual Boot?

I've used Ubuntu using WUBI for a couple of months and decided that this was not what I wanted and that Ubuntu should have its own partition. I have it set up like that now. My dilemma deals with ...
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How do I download Ubuntu One files to my new computer?

I need to know how to down load all my sync'ed folders from ubuntu one to my new computer..
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Windows backup loaded to Ubuntu

I have a backup copy of my Windows 7 machine I made before I converted to Ubuntu. Is there a utility that I can use to load it onto the machine now, even though I'm only running Ubuntu? Please help I ...
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When Theme install I get an error:This script can not be ran with Administrative Privileges

Dialog msg-->then try again.You may need to reboot.installation will now abort... This script can not be ran with Administrative Privileges. The script elevates on its own. Please run the script with ...
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Internal microphone not working on a Compaq Presario CQ60

the internal microphone of my COMPAQ Presario CQ60 is not working. i notice it when calling on skype i could not be understood. i checked if skype was disabling my microphone due to its auto ...
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Power consumption issue with Kernel?

I have aquired a Samsung notebook, model RV420 (Core i3 Sandy Bridge), acording with the specifications the battery should work for aproximatly 6 hours, but in fact his duration was 2 hours and 45 ...
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Restart when I go to /home or run certain programs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: NVIDIA drivers not working after upgrade. Why can I only see terminal? After the last update, Ubuntu 11.10 restarts when I try /home, Texmaker, Texstudio, Kile or ...
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Gnome Shell extension window list doesn't utilize space in top panel

As you can see in the image , gnome shell extension window list doesn't utilize left space properly. There is some limit approximately in the middle of the screen. After that it doesn't expand. Is ...
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wireless low sensitivity hp pavilion dm1 on ubuntu 11.10

I have a recently bought hp pavilion dm1 with Ubuntu 11.10 installed. It is able to detect my personal wireless network when in close proximity to the router, however it fails to do so when I'm in a ...
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Bootloader smashed

Yesterday i got a friend to burn a disk with the "try out/install" package of Ubuntu. My problem is following: Tried to install Ubuntu on another partition then the one i got windows installed on. ...
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Ubuntu Software Centre - error

When I am trying to install any application from Ubuntu Software Centre , It is throwing below messages.. Failed to download package files. Check your Internet connection But when I try from ...

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