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Family guy. Software Developer and Operational support. Linux/Open Source and Lean/Agile fan.


Jan
27
comment How do I find out my motherboard model?
Open the case and look.
Jan
27
comment Gmail categories in Evolution
Not supported via IMAP. Unless someone has written a plugin to support these gmail features, I think you are out of luck. I stick to using labels alone as they map to IMAP folders nicely.
Jan
27
comment Software Update: This requires installing packages from unauthenticated sources
Ah OK, I missed the edit/comment. Are all your problems solved then ? If so, answer your own question with what you did and mark solved :)
Jan
26
comment Looking for a simple GIT getting started example
I think you would get a better response posting this question on stackoverflow.com
Jan
24
comment No sound using DVI to HDMI adapter
Whilst using DVI/HDMI, check the analog audio device is enabled/unmuted.
Jan
21
comment I have just installed LAMP server through tasksel. Can I use it in any graphical way?
There is also phpmyadmin
Jan
21
comment How to compare two (vague) file lists and print the duplicates?
That is neat, avoids lots of while loop.
Jan
15
comment Wrote udev rule to run script, but nothing happens
Do you have the shbang at the start of your script ? #!/bin/sh
Jan
15
comment Wrote udev rule to run script, but nothing happens
Can you run the script manually after plugging your Arduino? Can you show us the permissions for your script ?
Jan
12
comment Ubuntu 12.04.5 Server No Internet from ethernet connection at work
It really depends on your network to internet connection, such as any proxies, firewalls and authentication used, very hard to provide an answer.
Jan
12
comment How to convert mp4 to mkv?
Converting from mp4 to mkv won't change the filesize and/or quality. mp4 and mkv are containers. It sounds like you need to transcode the contents, increasing the compression and/or using a more space efficient codec.
Jan
7
comment File manager with search functionality for Lubuntu or Xubuntu
FYI Xubuntu does come with a useful search tool called catfish (I don't know about Lubuntu); its not integrated into your file manager though.
Jan
6
comment Trying install OS on SSD but “Erro: no such device d7a2c…”
Sri, or edit the question with more details
Dec
22
comment G-streamer, what is it?
I've got gstreamer available without a ppa in 14.04 and 14.10
Dec
19
comment Using grep with regex
Can you supply some values you are running your regex against ?
Dec
16
comment There isn’t a software package called `adobe-flashplugin` in your current software sources
No worries, our answers AND edits were less than a minute apart.
Dec
16
comment There isn’t a software package called `adobe-flashplugin` in your current software sources
Crafty edit there ;)
Dec
10
comment Cannot create a new connection in MySql Workbench
Is MySQL running ?
Dec
9
comment geany: on new line, ignores indentation
Try disabling all plugins to make sure its not one of those. I use Geany for my python code daily and never had such a problem (currently on same version of Geany on Ubuntu 14.04.1).
Dec
9
comment Thunderbird Mails (not enough disk space)
Can you confirm the mail box location (it will be somewhere in the settings in your account, called "local folder") ?