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Apr
6
comment How do I install and get started with vim/vi?
I'm going to push back on "most professional systems."
Jan
13
comment Why does the Slack app think I'm British?
I'm afraid that I am/was wary of adding arbitrary PPAs.
Dec
9
comment Where on earth are my fonts? Firefox has nothing for “sans-serif”?
Edited the question and some of your answer, since you got me 99% of the way there. Had to restore fonts-dejavu
Dec
9
comment Where on earth are my fonts? Firefox has nothing for “sans-serif”?
I mostly use Synaptic, which doesn't keep logs (or at least, so sayeth the internet.) Updated the Q: not tied to a user.
Nov
24
comment Why does the Slack app think I'm British?
@kos locale is def all en_US
Nov
23
comment Why does the Slack app think I'm British?
@GunnarHjalmarsson hunspell-en-us is, indeed installed. Other apps seem to use it.
Nov
19
comment Why does Nautilus/Unity crash?
Did you ever report this? I'm encountering the same with one SVG file. I can use mv from the terminal to move it to another folder and that folder crashes too. Definitely a file corruption.
Nov
17
comment Why does the Slack app think I'm British?
@seth I am, indeed.
Nov
7
comment Serious problems after 15.10 upgrade
Okay, so continuing to reboot isn't going to help. I know this is super frustrating, and probably also frightening, but if there is any way that you can 1) Point to other instructions that you have found or 2) edit this so that it is a little easier to read, that will help folks here help you figure out what is going on.
Nov
5
comment How do I get my distro update dialog back?
all the more reason to get the dialog back...
Oct
16
comment How do I troubleshoot bluetooth?
Thx. Def seems more bug than basic troubleshooting.
Oct
16
comment How do I troubleshoot bluetooth?
Same machine: askubuntu.com/questions/685998/bluetooth-choking
Oct
2
comment How did my launcher turn green?
@HeatherBrown it was the background, indeed.
Sep
11
comment Where are gedit's preferences?
@user5950 I accepted an answer to this two years ago. I am not even running the same version of gedit anymore.
Aug
8
comment Genymotion in Ubuntu
Are you still troubleshooting this? Can you explain what is happening and how that compares to what you expect to see happening?
Aug
7
comment How to run an Android emulator in Ubuntu 13.04
Can you expand this to be more explicit about what file we're looking for?
Jan
4
comment How do I sync music to my iPod?
We tried that and got a message indicating that Wine doesn't support USB connections. Has anyone done this successfully?
Sep
7
comment Why are wireless networks that work for other people super slow on my Lenovo Yoga?
@rubo77 Still having issues, sadly.
Jun
27
comment Are there any games which can train people to learn terminal commands?
cli.learncodethehardway.org/book is great.
Jun
26
comment Why are wireless networks that work for other people super slow on my Lenovo Yoga?
@mikewhatever Actually, UbuntuForums isn't much help either.