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Aug
16
comment Executing script from shell problem
Have you taken a look at this question: stackoverflow.com/questions/9975011/… ?
Aug
15
comment Failed to install “Calendar for LibreOffice” in 12.04
Try using this command to start LibreOffice: export PYTHONPATH=/usr/lib/libreoffice/program/ ; libreoffice
Aug
15
comment How to fix error “rm: command-not-found” while processing install-info (apt-get cannot install any software)?
Have you tried sudo dpkg --configure -a and/or sudo apt-get install -f?
Aug
14
comment Syntax error in grub config file
Could you post the contents of /etc/grub.d/30_os-prober? From the error message it appears that the problem is an easily fixable syntax error.
Aug
13
comment Is there a faster way to switch between program instances?
What version of Ubuntu are you using?
Aug
12
comment “Language support” icon missing in System Settings
Try running the command gnome-language-selector. If that doesn't work, make sure you have the package language-selector-gnome installed.
Oct
20
comment I disabled login options, how do I reset my password?
@Levan Boot into recovery mode and run the same command minus the sudo part.
Aug
19
comment How to show an application icon in the notification bubble?
Double-check the icon filename and make sure its permissions are set so it's readable by your app. Notification.new won't throw any errors if it can't load the icon. Also, any more code you could show us would help.
Apr
11
comment How to change the default programs that are associated with every new user that is created?
@pjtatlow See askubuntu.com/a/65901/114
Nov
10
comment Banshee intelligent playlist including subfolders
Could you give use the details of the smart playlist? A screenshot of the smart playlist dialog would be great.
Nov
10
comment Will there be a Vala template for quickly?
The link is dead.
Oct
19
comment How can I make Indicator Session only show my username and not my full name?
You can just run killall indicator-session-service to make the changes take effect, instead of logging out.
Oct
15
comment Title Bar Stuck on Theme
Are you sure you changed the Window theme combobox and not just the GTK+ theme combobox? I have made that mistake before.
Oct
15
comment gnome-sushi doesnt work in unity 3d
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! This question should instead be filed as a bug report, thanks! Instructions here.
Oct
15
comment Remove entries from messaging menu
What does running cp /usr/share/indicators/messages/applications/* ~/.config/indicators/messages/applications-blacklist/ do? For me it removes all the items except Chat.
Oct
15
comment libvte-common package breaks package manager
Did you run sudo apt-get install -f or not?
Oct
15
comment World of wacraft on PlayOnLinux graphics problem
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! This question should instead be filed as a bug report, thanks! Instructions here.
Oct
15
comment How can I restore configuration files?
I reinstalled it (sudo apt-get --reinstall install lightdm) and still /etc/lightdm/unity-greeter.conf is empty.
Oct
14
comment How can I restore configuration files?
I ran that command and this was the output: dpkg-maintscript-helper: warning: environment variable DPKG_MAINTSCRIPT_NAME missing dpkg-maintscript-helper: warning: environment variable DPKG_MAINTSCRIPT_PACKAGE missing. LightDM wasn't restored to its original configuration either.
Oct
14
comment How do I change the “Selected Items” color?
In my experience, it seems the only place where color changes make any difference is in gtk.css.