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Aug
23
comment The performance governor for cpufreq doesn't seem to behave as advertised
I can easily rule this out by running: stress --cpu 8 , at which point the frequency stays pegged at 3.6 GHz. So, it's not a thermal issue.
Nov
20
comment Why do the Escape and Enter keys not always do the right thing in dialog boxes?
And in English?
Nov
18
comment Ubuntu 11.10 with KDE installed does not prompt for elevation for privileged ops in all apps
Installing it, followed by a reboot solved the problem. Thanks! Why isn't this a mandatory update for KDE users, yet?
Nov
18
comment Ubuntu Software Center does not allow changes to software sources
When I run it in a terminal, I get:
Nov
18
comment Ubuntu Software Center does not allow changes to software sources
That was a good tip. I think that the Software Center is not executing as root and cannot modify this file. It also does not ask me to validate.