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Feb
3
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
24
comment How do I enable or disable Apport?
I had this checked, and it still wasn't sending error reports. Looks like it has to be enabled from the command line.
Jan
16
comment How to assign hot-keys to control Rhythmbox?
Default shortcuts are listed over at help.gnome.org/users/rhythmbox/stable/shortcuts.html.en
Dec
24
revised htpasswd executable is missing
Fixed some typos.
Dec
24
suggested suggested edit on htpasswd executable is missing
Dec
13
comment How to have my PHP Send mail?
To make msmtp available system-wide, install "msmtp-mta".
Dec
5
comment How can I start SpiderOak automatically on a headless server?
Don't worry about it. I just realized that those are start-stop-daemon options, not SpiderOak options.
Dec
5
comment How can I start SpiderOak automatically on a headless server?
What does the "-S" option do? It tells me there's "no such option". Also, why the "--" before the "--headless"?
Dec
5
comment How do I connect using ssh over a direct Ethernet connection?
The quick solution with Network Manager is explained better as a recipe over at How to Set Up Ubuntu With a Crossover Cable.
Nov
26
comment Toggle horizontal, vertical and full window maximization within Unity?
This works in 13.10 too, but I'm still looking for a full-toggle solution without CCSM.
Oct
18
awarded  Yearling
Oct
5
awarded  Necromancer
Aug
22
awarded  Necromancer
Jul
28
awarded  Organizer
Jul
28
revised How to change the Nautilus keyboard shortcut for changing tabs?
Clarified title to state the application in question.
Jul
28
answered Where to configure shortcut keys of Nautilus?
Jul
28
suggested suggested edit on How to change the Nautilus keyboard shortcut for changing tabs?
Jul
22
comment rhythmbox won't play radio stations from 13.04
The bug URL is bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gvfs/+bug/1153934.
Jun
13
comment Read out loud feature on acroread
I can't even find a way to open documents from the UI with it as I'm having the same problem. It doesn't show up in the list of available applications.
Mar
26
comment How can I add text and images (for example, a signature) to a PDF?
I've got a blog post on the full write-up of how to do this: colans.net/blog/signing-document-image-ubuntu-1210