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Mar
27
comment How to show some files at the top of the list in Ubuntu
the hint about using a "." is very helpful, thanks (I'm now prefixing some files with "_." to make bring them to the top of views in nemo/nautilus)
Feb
3
awarded  Necromancer
Jul
30
answered Pulseaudio not detecting bluetooth headset automatically
May
2
comment How to mix page numbering on LibreOffice Writer
surely the "correct" way to do this is with page styles?
Apr
20
comment SCIM Input Method not working
@RobertSiemer -- sadly not. the scim-m17n packages are broken (m17n extensions are not loaded, unlike in the screenshot above), and there doesn't seem to be any interest in fixing them, as the momentum is towards forcing people to use the frustratingly inferior iBus :(
Mar
5
comment How does one create a custom application launcher for Wine installed apps?
why is this downvoted? anyone care to explain?
Feb
12
answered Installing Pylint for Python3 on Ubuntu
Aug
26
comment Cron job not running
@steeldriver has hit the main point, I should think.
Aug
26
revised Loading data into MySQL database using cron
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Aug
26
awarded  Yearling
Aug
26
awarded  Editor
Aug
26
comment Loading data into MySQL database using cron
@sosytee -- see update :)
Aug
26
revised Loading data into MySQL database using cron
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Aug
26
answered Loading data into MySQL database using cron
Aug
26
answered LibreOffice Writer dispalys Extra dash Underscore _ after each persian/arabic character!
Aug
9
answered How does one create a custom application launcher for Wine installed apps?
Aug
4
awarded  Tumbleweed
Aug
3
answered SCIM Input Method not working
Dec
28
answered How to setup HDMI output on m11x with Nvidia GeForce GT 540M?
Mar
17
awarded  Teacher