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Aug
17
comment Same image on two external displays with a Lenovo T550 and a docking station
possible duplicate of Thinkpad w540 w/ Ultra Dock only one external monitor works
Jul
17
comment Nothing comes up with I try to change the SSH port
@daltonfury42: sudoedit is sudo -e. It does more than simply calling $EDITOR with the file; see man sudoedit.
Jul
17
comment Nothing comes up with I try to change the SSH port
Use sudoedit instead of sudo nano.
Jun
30
comment Same image on two external displays with a Lenovo T550 and a docking station
@Fabby: That doesn't help; see Thinkpad w540 w/ Ultra Dock only one external monitor works
Jun
30
comment “ctrl+space” has been bound to invoke some input method and does not work in Emacs or Eclipse auto-complete
Since you have some responses below that seem to answer your question, please consider marking one of them as ‘Accepted’ by clicking on the tickmark below their vote count (see How do you accept an answer?). This shows which answer helped you most, and it assigns reputation points to the author of the answer (and to you!). It's part of this site's idea to identify good questions and answers through upvotes and acceptance of answers.
Jun
29
comment Same image on two external displays with a Lenovo T550 and a docking station
@JeremyKerr: Updated. Both are connected via Displayport.
Jun
29
comment Same image on two external displays with a Lenovo T550 and a docking station
@JeremyKerr: Done.
Jun
27
comment gedit “cannot open display” , on remote OSX , using ssh - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Profile
Actually read the usage of ssh. Try "ssh -X -l root@your-machine-name"
Jun
17
comment Switching between Intel and NVIDIA GPU
Please don't just link to an external site; Include all the usefull informations. Links rot.
Jun
11
comment Why doesn't apt-get autoremove remove my old kernels?
possible duplicate of Why doesn't Ubuntu remove old kernels automatically?
Apr
9
comment How do I rip audio from a DVD?
I've successfully used dvd::rip together with these tips.
Nov
6
comment What's wrong with using sudo?
That risk can be mitigated by using the tty_tickets option in sudoers and sudo --remove-timestamp.
Jul
22
comment Cron job not running - postfix/sendmail error
Set up ntpd and forget about ntpdate.
Jul
18
comment server time drift not fixed by ntp.conf
Please add the output of ntpq -qp.
Jun
25
comment NTP: Use unprivileged ports
How do you believe you can configure OpenNTPd to use unprivileged ports?
Mar
7
comment Is there a program for analyzing NTP server statistics?
There are numerous plugins for munin.
Feb
25
comment Repair more than 3500 bad blocks in 160 Gb samsung HDD using ubuntu 12.04
@Krunal: 0. When the disc reports bad sectors (you should use smart), it has already silently remapped bad blocks and has exceeded it's internal store of spare blocks.
Feb
7
comment Is there a good way to extract font and color info from a PDF?
There are commercial tools for this for use with Adobe Acrobat, but they don't work on Linux. Here you can try e.g. pdffonts.
Feb
6
comment Two problems with Emacs and Latex
Welcome to TeX.SX! You can have a look at our starter guide to familiarize yourself further with our format.
Jan
15
comment dvips: How to get correct fonts for eps (encapsulated postscript)?
@dadexix86: You still have it wrong: "Because IBM deliberately chose not to seek any copyright, trademark, or design patent protection, the Courier typeface cannot now be trademarked or copyrighted and is completely royalty free."