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May
3
comment machine froze during upgrade to 12.04
I found an adequate guide at: superuser.com/questions/195786/…
May
2
comment machine froze during upgrade to 12.04
So assuming the files are there, what do I do next? I want to finish the upgrade.
Apr
16
comment machine showing grub menu but won't boot
IIRC, I ended up reinstalling from a CD but not losing any data
Mar
12
comment Why is ddclient giving me an “Invalid IP” error when trying to update dynamic DNS?
What else can I add?
Mar
9
comment Why is ddclient giving me an “Invalid IP” error when trying to update dynamic DNS?
still haven't found a way to make it work
Dec
26
comment can't shut down or restart while others are logged in
This is not a duplicate! I would be fine if it asked for an admin password.... instead it just does nothing!
Nov
24
comment Sharing between two Ubuntu 11.10 systems not working for me
Can you be a bit more specific about what "check the firewall settings" means?
Nov
3
comment Change user on 11.10 hangs system
It is not just for Windows... you can use Samba to share files between 2 Linux computers
Oct
31
comment Change user on 11.10 hangs system
is this it? bugs.launchpad.net/unity-greeter/+bug/835310
Oct
31
comment Change user on 11.10 hangs system
I am also getting this -- please post the link to the Launchpad bug
Oct
3
comment can't shut down or restart while others are logged in
OK, but I would prefer if I could get it to work from the menu
Sep
21
comment How do I get the clock to show the date?
In 11.04, the option is called "Time and Date Settings" and the dialog is a little different, but it's basically the same idea. It probably has something to do with Unity?
Aug
23
comment How to check whether ln -s created a symbolic link or a hard link?
The same way you check whether mv moved a file or printed it 10,000 times :)
Jun
29
comment What gstreamer packages to install for PiTiVi
I did that... but I am still seeing a disabled "Render" button on the top and the timeline editor buttons on the bottom (I will add a screenshot into my question)
Jun
28
comment everything disabled in PiTiVi
11.04 .........
Jun
10
comment machine showing grub menu but won't boot
What is recovery-mode and how do I get to it?
Feb
10
comment On the netbook edition (Unity), firefox is taking up full screen, covering menu and its own controls
@djeikyb, I haven't run into it again
Feb
2
comment On the netbook edition (Unity), firefox is taking up full screen, covering menu and its own controls
Would that survive closing the app (and even rebooting)?
Jan
28
comment How to search for applications in Unity?
Thanks... great to see you on here, Mark!!
Jan
23
comment What is the difference between ./ and sh to run a script?
Instead of just saying, "I get an error", it would help if you pasted in what the error said.