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In love with Python. Still advancing in small steps.


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comment Unable to install zlib1g-dev
Have you done a sudo apt-get update before? Especially if this is a new installation of Ubuntu?
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answered New account showed up (named “postgres”) why?
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comment Hard disk partition problems installing Ubuntu 14.04 with Windows XP
Adding to @Xieerqi's answer, usually partitioning takes too long if you do it during installation. So a suggestion is to boot into Live ubuntu, open GParted, create an extra partition with some space and then proceed to install Ubuntu. Also, creating a partition is an expensive operation depending on the size of your hard disk, the format etc. So those details would hep.
Oct
20
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Oct
20
comment Write permission problems
Can you check all parent folders upto root and verify if they have the groups permission to rw?
Oct
20
answered Why does Firefox repeatedly open new tabs when I open a .php file?
Oct
20
comment How do you monitor the progress of dd?
pv bigfile.iso | dd of=VirtualDisk.raw bs=1M count=35000 works, verified. @SopalajodeArrierez, parameters can be given in the second dd.
Oct
20
comment How do you monitor the progress of dd?
Can we do pv bigfile.iso | dd of=VirtualDisk.raw bs=1M count=35000 instead?
Oct
20
suggested suggested edit on Batch rename — multiple image types
Mar
28
awarded  Yearling
Feb
20
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Feb
19
awarded  Caucus
Dec
21
comment cron error: bad username
Try removing the newline after the command in the file /home/digger/webxass
Dec
1
revised How to install ttf fonts?
added 196 characters in body
Dec
1
comment How to Create Transparent Logo
On Gimp 2.8, you would export to PNG .
Dec
1
answered How to install ttf fonts?
Nov
27
revised How to save scrollback history in byobu?
Made solution more generic
Nov
27
suggested suggested edit on How to save scrollback history in byobu?
Nov
27
comment How to save scrollback history in byobu?
He will definitely want it to happen automatically. What you are suggesting, IMHO, is a trivial solution. Just like: "How do I save this picture from the browser?" "Take a screenshot".
Nov
23
revised Can I install Ubuntu even if Windows is broken?
Grammar, readability