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May
16
revised NetworkManager not populating resolv.conf
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May
16
revised NetworkManager not populating resolv.conf
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May
15
comment NetworkManager not populating resolv.conf
Disabling that line and then restarting NM has no noticeable effect for me. The error still occurs and NM still refuses to populate resolv.conf.
May
15
asked How to disable Macbook keyboard backlight
May
14
asked NetworkManager not populating resolv.conf
May
14
comment How to fix PostgreSQL installation
@wired, Thanks, your fix works for me. It appears that /etc/sysctl.d/30-postgresql-shm.conf is completely ignored...
May
14
comment How to fix PostgreSQL installation
@freethinker, This does not work in 12.04.
May
10
asked Upgrading Gnome Shell Extensions
May
5
comment How to programmatically log-in a user remotely
Please see my edit.
May
5
revised How to programmatically log-in a user remotely
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May
5
asked How to programmatically log-in a user remotely
May
2
comment fn + arrow keys don't adjust actual brightness on an Acer Aspire 5740
Ubuntu 12.04 no longer seems to store its xorg.conf at /etc/X11/xorg.conf...
May
2
comment Acer aspire one d270 can not set brightness
It would be nice if there was some way to bind this action to a brightness key.
May
2
comment Acer aspire one d270 can not set brightness
+1 for figuring out the terminal command for adjusting brightness
Apr
27
comment Is memory leak a common phenomenon for gnome-shell?
Under Ubuntu 11.10, gnome-shell is consuming a whopping 1GB of memory on my 8GB system. I'm very disappointed, especially since I'm no fan of Unity either.
Apr
17
asked How to allow key functions while desktop locked
Apr
2
awarded  Teacher
Apr
2
accepted How to fix webcam on Macbook Pro 5,5
Apr
2
answered How to fix webcam on Macbook Pro 5,5
Apr
2
revised How to fix webcam on Macbook Pro 5,5
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