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setting workspace name in ubuntu 18.04

Please explain how do I set names for my workspaces? I can not find it in any settings. I have tried dconf-editor as mentioned in the "Shortcut to rename workspace in Gnome" but wm option didn't show ...
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Kubuntu 18.04 LTS named Ubuntu in GRUB and tlp-stat

In GRUB Kubuntu 18.04 LTS is named just "Ubuntu". Here's part of tlp-stat output (Kubuntu 18.04 LTS is named here "Ubuntu 18.04 LTS"): +++ System Info System = LENOVO ThinkPad X200s 7470BB1 ...
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How to download and number all videos in a youtube playlist as best quality and also set the directory that they are downloaded to?

I have found a few solutions as to how to do this, however I am not sure how to put them together. I know if I do this: youtube-dl --extract-audio --audio-format mp3 --audio-quality 0 <Video-URL&...
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how to configure file naming in Cheese

the timed 'burst' photos taken by cheese are named year-month-day-time_1 then _2, _3,..._10,_11 etc.. How can I configure file naming to be year-month-day-time_0001, _0002, etc.. so that the sequence ...
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Renaming virtio network devices in Ubuntu 16.04 is not working

I am trying to rename some virtio ethernet devices on an Ubuntu 16.04 VM. I've done this successfully many times on non-Ubuntu systems with physical interfaces and older Ubuntu systems. Yet, despite ...
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73-usb-net-by-mac.rules issue with net.ifnames

I am seeing strange issue with 73-usb-net-by-mac.rules file. This udev rule file has the check if the net.ifnames is defined in kernel command line then it will go to the end and skip the rules in ...
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Does posting my computer name publicly make my system vulnerable?

I am wondering if it is paranoia and/or privacy overkill to block out one's computer name when posting terminal output in public forums? I don't know enough about networking to know if it's possible ...
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I created the file \.sh , am I in trouble?

I had a really bad idea: Curious about what could happen, I wanted to try to use various non-alphanumerical characters as file names. Think may have been a bad idea. I created the a file in the ...
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What does `lsb` stands for in `lsb_release`?

I can get Ubuntu version by lsb_release -a. To remember this command I want to know what stands for the lsb? I found "Linux Standard Base" here. Is this right?
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error 503:Packages.gz naming problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: error 503: service unavailable when using apt-get update behind proxy Here is the detailed information(I have choosen the best source server): W:Failed to fetch http://...
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Why doesn't Ubuntu know the word 'Ubuntu'? [closed]

It seems odd that I have to teach Ubuntu the word 'Ubuntu'. Why doesn't it know itself. Are there any plans to fix this? It's been like this for as long as I can remember. I'm currently on 10.10. ...
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How can I find the name of a Package?

I want to create links to software within Software Center using the APTURL - However, I'm not sure how to find out the true "package name". What is the easiest way to discover a package's name for use ...
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Why is the default background image named “warty-final-ubuntu.png”?

Why is the default background image still named /usr/share/backgrounds/warty-final-ubuntu.png? It's not Warty, and it's not even a PNG: $ file /usr/share/backgrounds/warty-final-ubuntu.png /usr/...