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It was a mistake by Ubuntu GNOME Team, they will patch it as soon as possible. No need to worry, this has already been reported on Launchpad. You can have look at the Google+ Announcement. Quoting the official Ubuntu GNOME Page: Ubuntu GNOME Team is aware of this issue. It was too late, due to the final freeze, to change that. This will be changed ...


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The document you refer to, is many years old. In modern versions of Ubuntu, there is a small button next to your user name. When you click it, you get a list of sessions to choose from. However, there seems to be a small bug in 14.04 that prevents that list from being shown sometimes. If you select another user and then back to your own user again, it ...


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What is GTK At its simplest level - GTK is a graphical toolkit i.e. a series of libraries and a known Application Programming Interface (API) to allow developers to create applications using these predefined libraries of code. By using such a toolkit, applications have a consistent look and feel - various graphical components will behave in a similar ...


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Try this, it works for almost all people I could find: gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.cursor active false Source: the bugzilla entry of this bug: 694758 From the bug entry, what I could conclude, this command works because it disables the cursor theme of the gnome-settings-daemon. Quoting Comment 14 of the bug: (...) looks like mouse ...


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sudo apt-get install gdm sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome-next sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install gnome-shell sudo apt-get install ubuntu-gnome-desktop And when PC asks which display to use, select "gdm". Installing Ubuntu GNOME Applications: Type these commands: sudo add-apt-repository ...


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You don't need to do anything apart from apt-get update and apt-get upgrade or simply wait until the new updates appear on the Update Manager. This will simply move your Beta 2 version to the final release. No need to download the ISO, reinstall everything or need to format. So hold on a bit until Update Manager shows the new packages or do an: apt-get ...


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I just solved the opposite problem of decreasing icons size in gnome shell on an ubuntu GNOME 14.04 fresh install through the /usr/share/gnome-shell/js/ui/dash.js file. In addition to the modifications in the gnome-shell.cs file mentioned on your link and a few other ones, I changed the value on line 14 in the dash.js file. See ...


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I never tried to import these connection data, but I've used the following on different occasions: place the whatever.conf together with the .crt file and the credentials in /etc/openvpn and start/stop the VPN connection with sudo service openvpn whatever start|stop create the VPN connection through the NetworkManager by entering the connection data ...


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That's very easy. Boot a linux live CD. Any Linux live, doesn't matter. Run fdisk -l in a terminal as root to find out which are your partitions fdisk -l returns something like: Disk /dev/sda: 240.1 GB, 240057409536 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 29185 cylinders, total 468862128 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size ...



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