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A coder slowly learning the finer points of various things.


Apr
15
awarded  Popular Question
Apr
3
comment How can I see a folder and a subfolder in the same window?
That's lame because you have to add a repository, which is a security risk.
Mar
28
comment How can I turn off swap permanently?
I love changing swappines, and I've not done in years. Thanks for the reminder. sudo upvote turdon!
Feb
1
comment How to format a USB or external drive?
Thanks! I appreciate the helpful answer.
Sep
16
comment In awesome desktop, is there some animation available e.g. slide when transition to next workspace?
No, there isn't.
Apr
2
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
15
awarded  Caucus
Feb
15
awarded  Constituent
Feb
13
comment My home partition slowly fills up until the system is unable to complete even simple tasks
I don't have VNC Server installed but thanks for the answer.
Dec
10
comment I get scrambled screen when Ubuntu 12.10 strts up or when I start Dash home
I've had this same issue for years. I have never managed to resolve it. The funny thing is that when you boot from the live cd, it works fine. This leads me to believe that the driver in use is causing the problem.
Jul
10
comment Clone internal HDD to new SSD
Would it be easier to just reinstall ubuntu to the new drive?
Jul
3
revised My home partition slowly fills up until the system is unable to complete even simple tasks
formatting
Jul
3
comment My home partition slowly fills up until the system is unable to complete even simple tasks
This is a decent solution, although chowning by root or symlinking to /dev/null is a good idea because vino-server will continue to fail.
Jul
3
accepted My home partition slowly fills up until the system is unable to complete even simple tasks
Jul
3
suggested suggested edit on My home partition slowly fills up until the system is unable to complete even simple tasks
May
31
comment My screen doesn't turn off when VLC is open
Those 2 settings were already checked, and the script didn't fix a thing.
May
29
comment My screen doesn't turn off when VLC is open
I already had those settings, but thanks dawg.
May
29
awarded  Commentator
May
29
comment What different desktop environments and shells are available?
How do you install this in 12.04?
May
29
asked My screen doesn't turn off when VLC is open