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Years later, and a similar problem. I use Skype with Lubuntu and the "show me as away after 0 seconds setting" has no effect. Changing this line in the Skype config.xml so that the value is 0 instead of 1800 worked for me. <IdleTimeForNA>1800</IdleTimeForNA>


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it depends on how you have your version of Ubuntu installed. If it's on a separate partition, you could just get the installation on a disk and run the installation and just run it under 'upgrade.' It will then do the update from there off of the disk itself. You could also just install over the older version with the newer version of ubuntu. WARNING! if you ...


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Pipelight is available to install Unity 3D web player and lots of other Windows plugins Pipelight is a wrapper for using Windows plugins in Linux browsers and therefore giving you the possibility to access services which are otherwise not available for Linux users. Typical examples of such services are Netflix and Amazon Instant, which both use the ...


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There were lots of hackish solutions posted in this thread. Here's a much better solution that deals with multiple files and with spaces in filenames: Exec=/usr/bin/env bash -c "printf 'z:%%q\\n' %F | WINEPREFIX='/home/<your username>/.wine' xargs wine 'C:\\Path\\to the executable\\app.exe'" Create the .desktop file as you usually do, and simply use ...


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This solution works flawlessly OK. So building up on my previous answer, here is a solution that works right out of the box without any hassle. First, install this plugin in Vuze: Azureus HTML WebUI Now, go to your browser and open http://localhost:6886/. This is a web UI for controlling your Vuze. Here, you can see that to pause/resume downloads, you ...


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It can be done in Vuze using a workaround. I haven't tried the solution but it should work. First, go here: http://plugins.vuze.com/plugin_list.php and look in the "Remote Access" section of Vuze plugins. There are a few plugins here which can help: "Vuze Web Remote" should be good for our case. This plugin helps you control Vuze using web-based UI. ...


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For me the solution for bold fonts in Google Chrome was rm -rf /usr/share/fonts/truetype/roboto I've installed the Roboto fonts myself a long time ago. The location should be the same if you haven't copied it manually. I'm using Mint 17.


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Since Ubuntu 11.04 release has reached "End of Life", it could take additional steps to upgrade. Ubuntu Documentation has article describing the process: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/EOLUpgrades The steps are: Determine if backup required (and make one) if things go wrong. Make sure you have the following lines at /etc/apt/sources.list: deb ...


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Please using the below command and check the new update available for upgrade, lsb_release -a After checking the update, try with the below commands and upgrade the ubuntu to latest version, sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Hope this helps.


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If anyone is still reading this older question, note that raid1 is now built-in to lvm2. To mirror an existing lv on a new drive using lvm2: install the new drive and create lvm2 partition(s) (at least the same size as your existing drive's lvm partition(s), or those you want to mirror in any case) (use parted /dev/newdrive) initialise new partition(s) as ...


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I just wrote a tiny Python script which converts Unix-style paths into Wine path format. Download the zip, extract wine-launcher.py into your home folder and edit your .desktop file like this: Exec=python ~/wine-launcher.py "program.exe" %F



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