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comment What's the command to type a phrase?
@JoshHonig I am not at home right now, but you can find out by typing xev in a terminal and press return, then type the key you want to type. I will edit it into my answer tomorrow.
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comment Unwanted startup page on Firefox keeps on coming back
Do you by any chance have a local firefox .desktop file in ~/.local/share/applications? If so, remove it.
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comment Locating a file without knowing its name, only its content?
GUI or cli? both are in the dupes above :)
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comment Locating a file without knowing its name, only its content?
possible duplicate of How to search for files and file contents with a GUI?
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comment notify-send not working, seems many bugs
I am afraid OP lost interest in his own question, he never replied to any of the comments... Didn't know it was even in the man pages though! (not in my version btw- Unity 14.04: " -t, --expire-time=TIME Specifies the timeout in milliseconds at which to expire the notification.")
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comment phone book script
Not sure if bash is the most convenient language to create such a thing...
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comment Ubuntu 15.04 dual monitors lose window
Seems like your screen setting/resolution is not updated. What is the output of xrandr when windows are hidden?
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comment NTFS drive does not automounts
You mean you use the ntfs as a share, to be accessed from other computers?
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comment Executable eclipse not opening
Is the executable... actually executable? (right click -> properties to find out)
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comment NTFS drive does not automounts
NTFS drives mounted like this should not require any privileges. Is there something not working as it should? NTFS even does not support permissions like ext4, and the mount command requires sudo anyway.
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comment What's the command to type a phrase?
Hi Josh, if the answer solved your problem, would you be so kind to consider accepting the answer (tick the big "V" below the up/down arrows on the left). It is the appropriate way to indicate the answer worked for you.
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comment How do I find and replace in file1 with values from file2
Can you be sure all lines in file1 do have a match in file2 and vice versa?
Jul
29
comment customize ubuntu
If you want a desktop like windows, the best thing to do then mighr be to use windows?
Jul
28
comment Is there any tool for creating custom right-click-menu entries, that run Python scripts?
@A.B. Just a silly example. It was my first test line. I left it as an example :)
Jul
28
comment StartupWMClass will not change WM_Class of Eclipse IDE
Just as information, but your method worked fine on another "duplicated" application I tested it on. There must be some kind of internal linking, causing your problem.
Jul
28
comment Is there any tool for creating custom right-click-menu entries, that run Python scripts?
Absolutely, I have to run, but will post later today if noone did :)
Jul
28
comment Is there any tool for creating custom right-click-menu entries, that run Python scripts?
If I understand well, you have a python script and would like to run it with the selected text asargument? If so, would a shortcut key do?
Jul
28
comment StartupWMClass will not change WM_Class of Eclipse IDE
What are bothe the .desktop file names (not the Name= line, but the actual file names)? where are they located?
Jul
28
comment How to mount an NTFS drive with ACL option on Zentyal Server 4.1
I have no experience with acl, but this might help: wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Access_Control_Lists
Jul
28
comment Window placement ubuntu shortcuts in Microsoft OS
I am afraid this is not the place to ask :)