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comment How to install OpenJDK 8 on 14.04 LTS?
More than a year the bug exists and still no resolution fo OpenJDK on U-14.04. Upvote for the oracle java 8 install: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java -y...
Jul
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comment How to map a network drive?
The following did the trick: mount -t cifs -o 'username=domain\uname' '\\machine\folder' /mnt/folder. Worked on Redhat as well.
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Jan
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comment Save Unity Desktop Session
Not working on 14.04 :(
Jan
29
comment Ubuntu 13.10: How to remember running applications on shutdown so that they start upon login?
Found the bug report: bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/773688. And this: bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-session/+bug/771896
Jan
29
comment Ubuntu 13.10: How to remember running applications on shutdown so that they start upon login?
auto-save-session isn't working for me on 14.04 :(
Jan
29
answered How do I change dconf keys without a gui (for a post-install script)?
Jan
29
answered Ubuntu 13.10: How to remember running applications on shutdown so that they start upon login?
Jan
29
comment How do I make a program auto-start every time I log in?
How can this be achieved from command line?
Jan
28
comment How to install Dropbox?
Checked it out. The version on DB's site is 1.6.2, but in Ubuntu's repository, it's 1.6.1-1. Still a very simple an nice way. Voted up.
Jan
28
comment How to install Dropbox?
What version of DropBox does this install? I think it's better to use dropbox's repository as it gets updated more frequently.
Jan
27
comment How to install Chrome browser properly via command line?
One of the answers here creates the file as well.
Jan
27
comment How to install Chrome browser properly via command line?
This will not update chrome as part of the package manager. It's better to add the repository.
Jan
27
answered VirtualBox 4.12 Shared clipboard not working in Ubuntu14.04
Jan
27
comment Screen Resolution Problem with Ubuntu 14.04 and VirtualBox
Was enough for me to install just virtualbox-guest-dkms
Nov
14
comment keyboard shortcut to switch between windows within an application
I'm talking about Ubuntu 14.04 but this behavior goes back quite a long time now. Sadly. IMO.
Nov
14
comment keyboard shortcut to switch between windows within an application
Needless to say that what I wrote above is a slow way of switching between windows. Don't know why Ubuntu copied this bad behavior from Apple :(
Nov
14
comment keyboard shortcut to switch between windows within an application
This is nice when you're already in the app of the window. If you're in another window, you need to to use the regular alt+tab and wait on the multiple window app to see the multiple windows of that app.