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"Heroes Be Damned"


Jul
26
comment Problem Upgrading - Wants to do a Partial Upgrade, Is this safe for my xbmc install?
no, not really. I was concerned with preserving my xbmc user data performing this update. The answer on that would not have helped me.
Jul
19
comment Problem Upgrading - Wants to do a Partial Upgrade, Is this safe for my xbmc install?
Thanks for the answer. Tho it doesn't seem to address "Is this safe to do without effecting my xmbc install?" I've not asked anything about old kernels.
Apr
5
comment How can I delete a directory on a smb share?
thanks for the tips - I've updated question. I couldn't tell you if it's NTFS or FAT
Nov
30
comment How to recognize special function keys on keyboard
Seems to thanks! RE: the xterm comment, I was more adding it for anyone else hitting the question than anything else as it really confused me for awhile! :o)
Nov
29
comment How to recognize special function keys on keyboard
There is an issue with the xbindkeys example file that mucks up CTRL-F and binds it to XTerm, we should delete it from the config file.
Nov
29
comment How to recognize special function keys on keyboard
Many thanks, I'll reboot & try again when I get home.
Nov
28
comment How to recognize special function keys on keyboard
Thanks, but F2 still doesn't do rename in file manager. Do I need to reboot to make the change take effect?
Nov
28
comment How to recognize special function keys on keyboard
@iSeth edited to add the output
Nov
28
comment How to recognize special function keys on keyboard
@MiJyn I believe so. When I boot into windows on this box, I don't have to do anything special for them to work.
Oct
11
comment Copy Songs from iPod?
just did a quick test and it seems to do the job fine! :) The only thing I couldn't work out is how to see the progress of the copy off?
Sep
30
comment Mount drive on remote machine
Thanks, but sorry, I think I missed a vital bit out of my Q, I want to be able to ask the upstairs machine to mount the film drive whilst on the downstairs machine.
Aug
29
comment Is there an application for reading mobi files?
Couldn't follow these instructions in 12.04
May
21
comment Different background or wallpaper per workspace Ubuntu 12.04
I originally did this approach in 11.10 and after upgrading to 12.04 it continued to work.