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My computing experience dates back to the eighties when DOS was brand new and home machines ran on CP/M. From building my own systems I have some understanding in hardware and other complicated things but it is my believe that an OS has to be easy to use and to configure. That's why I use Ubuntu.


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revised How do I install Guest Additions in a VirtualBox VM?
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revised Cannot install Ubuntu in VirtualBox due to “this kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but only detects an i686 CPU, unable to boot” error
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revised Why is BubbleUPnP not connecting to my minidlna server?
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revised How to resize Ubuntu & Windows partitions?
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revised How to resize Ubuntu & Windows partitions?
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revised How do I setup an Icecast server for broadcasting audio in my network?
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revised How to start a VM on boot, and shutdown on VM stop?
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revised How can I get a copy of the Application Menu that I can access on file manager?
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revised Broken man pages
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29
revised How to design partitions for SSHD?
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