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comment Is there some way to get a more usable file chooser dialog?
keyboard shortcuts are only easier if they are discoverable via the UI
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comment Why the Enter key in a Mac keyboard is mapped to Level?
Enter and Return have different meanings for some programs (eg Sublime Text 2) so I particularly needed an Enter key
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comment How to force remove a package if dpkg removal script fails?
I did a similar thing to the OP only with salt-master package... this answer also worked for me!
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comment Add custom command in the open with dialog?
@Sri yes I've clicked "Show other applications" and the Add button is still disabled.
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comment Built python 2.7.3 from source, now apt-get doesn't work “ImportError: No module named apt_pkg”
this is indeed the answer I found
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accepted Built python 2.7.3 from source, now apt-get doesn't work “ImportError: No module named apt_pkg”
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asked Built python 2.7.3 from source, now apt-get doesn't work “ImportError: No module named apt_pkg”
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comment Unable to choose default application
thanks that's a useful tip... though it doesn't explain why Add button is disabled and how to make it work? Linux is so tiring sometimes...
Aug
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comment Add custom command in the open with dialog?
the 'Add' button is disabled - how do I make it clickable?
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comment Unable to choose default application
thanks, the %U proved to be the missing thing that was preventing my .desktop file from being listed as an option
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comment Unable to choose default application
the vital 'Add' button is helpfully disabled. does anyone know the secret to making it work? (I'm on 12.04)
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accepted Is there some way to get a more usable file chooser dialog?