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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
16
comment What does Ubuntu can or cannot do in terms of programming compared to the other Linux OS?
You should be able to delete your own question BTW :)
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 How can I stop Shotwell creating duplicate files?
possible duplicate of How to remove duplicate imported photos in Shotwell
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") ?
Dec
7
comment Too many authentication failures for root in filezilla
superuser.com/questions/187779/…
Dec
6
comment How to create the vertical line [Pipe]
Depending on the locate of the keyboard it might not be <kbd>\</kbd>
Dec
6
comment How to create the vertical line [Pipe]
Which locale keyboard do you have ?
Dec
6
comment “Synchronisation and Storage” option unavailable for GMail account?
I think Thunderbird downloads all headers, but only the most 30 days full message.
Dec
5
comment How to deploy: ubuntu | apache | python | C++ | mysql
askubuntu.com/help/dont-ask "You should only ask practical, answerable questions based on actual problems that you face"
Dec
2
comment where does Ubuntu save user permission of a file?
Further to what muru said, permissions are stored as an inode - en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inode
Dec
2
comment Cannot access any ports outside of local network
I strongly suspect its your router config. One thing to check would be making sure configurations do not tie your services to local IP address ranges (local only type settings).
Dec
1
comment How to install Ubuntu from USB when not in Ubuntu/Windows already?
Do you have a 2nd USB stick ?, you could use DD to copy the iso onto the 2nd USB stick
Nov
28
comment Is XFS a distributed file system or a journaling file system?
Upvote because I learnt something new today - never knew that the Berkely xFS even existed.
Nov
28
comment Apache require ip range
192.168.0.X are not valid IP addresses. Zero is use to say any IP in this range, so can only be followed by zeros. You could have 192.168.1.20 to 192.168.1.189 or 192.168.1.0 for example to define ranges
Nov
26
comment A chromium thread using port no other than 443 or 80
FYI 1e100.net is a google domain - support.google.com/faqs/answer/174717?hl=en
Nov
25
comment The Volume “boot” has only … disc space remaining HELP
possible duplicate of How do I free up more space in /boot?