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comment Netbeans8.0.2 won't start even ater i installed the java-oracle8 set
try to do it from a shell, in order to get some log or feedback. Ctrl+Alt+T and launch the script... you should get some kind of exception, t least
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comment Netbeans8.0.2 won't start even ater i installed the java-oracle8 set
Ok, but... what happens when you try to launch Netbeans? And how did you install netbeans?
Apr
29
comment How can I use Pearson's ePEN java applet on Ubuntu?
Well, actually I thinkit does not affect Oracle Jdk users. Using Oracle Jdk is even a proposed workaround. Good luck.
Apr
29
comment How can I use Pearson's ePEN java applet on Ubuntu?
for the really clueless user: 1/ sudo nano /etc/environment 2/ append SWT_GTK3=0 at the end of this file and save 3/ reboot (most simple way) and try
Apr
29
comment How can I use Pearson's ePEN java applet on Ubuntu?
I did it by appending SWT_GTK3=0 at the end of /etc/environment . You can do that at different levels: see response to this post askubuntu.com/questions/751405/… for full stor
Apr
29
comment How can I use Pearson's ePEN java applet on Ubuntu?
Is the applet using SWT ? If so, you might try to export SWT_GTK3=0 before using the applet with OpenJDK8.
Apr
24
comment How can I reintegrate LibreOffice's menu into the Unity topbar menu?
Yes, it certainly does... I don't know where you should look for... it's been a while since I had problems with that, I forgot the tricks :-(
Apr
23
comment How can I reintegrate LibreOffice's menu into the Unity topbar menu?
this is strange, I have no real idea... did you install from the ubuntu repository ? did you try reinstalling ?
Apr
23
comment How can I reintegrate LibreOffice's menu into the Unity topbar menu?
Does it happen only for LO? There is a new Appearance setting to keep menus in window bar. Can it be the culprit?
Apr
23
comment Ubuntu 16.04 Ethernet issues
Hi. To help diagnose the problem, can look into /var/log/syslog at the time when your connection seems to drop ?
Apr
21
comment What is the UH flag in routing table
I don't really know, what is your IP forwarding script ?
Apr
8
comment Reenter password for pam_mount (Ubuntu 14.04)
PAM stands for pulggable authentication module. So it can do a lot of things related to authentication, based on plugins. Here is a description of the pam_mount plugin pam-mount.sourceforge.net
Apr
2
comment Ubuntu 14.04 semi-random kernel freezes
Do you see any meaningful log messages in /var/log/messages or /var/log/syslog ?
Apr
2
comment VPN doesnt ping the local network
I think you should give us more information: what VPN solution are you using (Openvpn, IP-Sec, some proprietary solution, ???)
Apr
2
comment How to handle SWT applications in 16.04
Yes it did (I'm using the /etc/environment method)
Apr
1
comment How to handle SWT applications in 16.04
Thanks for the tip. I am quite reluctant to install / use non free software, and try to avoid it whenever possible. The SWT_GTK3=0 workaround fits me better than usning the non free Oracle JDK for now.
Mar
29
comment How to handle SWT applications in 16.04
Do you mean that SWT under Oracle JDK8 handles GTK3 better than OpenJDK8 ?
Mar
29
comment How to handle SWT applications in 16.04
Thanks for the very comprehensive answer. Excactly what I was looking for !
Mar
29
comment How to handle SWT applications in 16.04
Openjdk 8 (default-jdk)
Mar
28
comment space on boot… but existing conflict or something
Solution to the possible duplicate question should help. To sum up, you will have to find some old kernel files in /boot, and remove them (with sudo to have the necessary rights). Be careful, don't remove the one you're currently using... The one you are using is given by 'uname -r'