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bio website twitter.com/IanVaughan
location Brighton, AL
age 38
visits member for 3 years, 11 months
seen Dec 16 at 16:23

Oct
20
comment Blank Desktop after upgrade
Its not a duplicate if that answered question doesn't solve it!
Oct
19
comment Desktop not working after removing unity 11.10
I get lots off error text when trying this : dconf-WARNING : failed to commit changes to dconf: Error spawning command line 'dbus-launch --authlautnch=...' < same with sudo
Oct
19
comment Ubuntu desktop is not loading
also, neither this or the update resolved it for me.
Oct
19
comment Ubuntu desktop is not loading
Not sure why you have * on the commands, they don't work for me. Also the rm, thats not going to work as compiz is not going to be installed in the home dir?
Aug
23
comment Can not paste into Gnome Terminal from Netbeans
It seems as of Ubuntu 13.04, the shortcut options are no longer there!
Apr
12
comment Can not paste into Gnome Terminal from Netbeans
This is the correct answer! Edit->Keyboard, and change the settings! bingo!
Jan
6
comment Updating karmic
@fossfreedom thats the sort of nice and simple answer I was looking for! thanks. (And it should really be an answer...)
Dec
11
comment Why does Users Theme Extension not show up under Gnome Tweak Tool?
I think @AlinAndrei comment is actually an answer!
Jun
2
comment How to run “sudo apt-get update” through proxy in commandline?
re @Renjith comment, to help others, one can also use MYDOMAIN via the http_proxy command : export http_proxy="http://MYDOMAIN\proxyusername:proxypassword@proxyaddress:proxyport" (And re @Oli, inverted commas are required I believe)
May
12
comment NVIDIA drivers not working after upgrade. Why can I only see terminal?
sudo apt-get install nvidia current -> sudo apt-get install nvidia-current