Ubuntu Question about modifying the layout
Hi Since yesterday i have ubunto on my computer. Ive been working all night changing the apperance. No comes the question... How can i become special effects on the desktop for example This would be nice (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PbQcx1hP3Mk) c
Ubuntu Question about modifying boot CD
Ubuntu Community! I have a quick question about modifying an Ubuntu CD image. If I were to want extra programs pre-installed (such as Google Earth, etc), how would I go about doing this? I think it would be convenient if these were already installed
Ubuntu Questions about Modifying GRUB
I have some questions about GRUB. 1 - Is it possible to edit GRUB, and to change the names of what you have installed? For instance, insteal of "Ubuntu, kernel 2.6. . . . ", I would like for it to simply say "Ubuntu 5.10 Breezy Badger" or something.
Ubuntu Question about navigating the terminal
Question: How come I can navigate to the correct folder(ex: alsa-utils_1.0.15) by doing this [email protected]:cd /usr/src/alsa/alsa-utils* but not this [email protected]:/usr/src/alsa# cd /alsa/alsa-utils* bash: cd: /alsa/alsa-utils*: No such file o
Oracle Question about modifying the size of an existing column in a table
I am a new DBA. I am being asked to modify a column in an existing table that is populated with data. Our database is a 10g database, and the table name is Contacts. The column name is FName, and it is currently VARCHAR(10). It needs to be increased
Ubuntu Question about hiding the Grub2 menu
I usually follow this guide when I edit Grub2. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1195275 This guide mentions that the Grub2 menu may not be hidden if other OS's are present. Can anyone confirm if this is still true or if it's possible to hide
Ubuntu Questions about adjusting the font size in Amarok Nightly on a gtk dektop.
[not sure if this is the forum for this if now please let me know and point me to the correct one] fairly noobish question. I have been running Amarok 1.4 for a while in my gtk desktop (specifically I run the linux mint fluxbox edition distro) in the
Ubuntu question about of the availiability of software and games
recently i stumbled through some new (linux native) games and decided to search them in ubuntu software center but couldnt find them... one of them is 'savage 2' i could install it through the the bin file,offered from the site),but im curius if ther
Ubuntu question about getting the dock effect
is there a simple easy way to get a decent dock effect ..i heard awn is buggy..not stable.. and can be a pain to install.
Ubuntu question about resizing the gnome main menu icon
i am install OSX icon theme. it change my gnome main main icon size smaller. i would i like to change it back to default. can anyone tell how do i do that?
Ubuntu Question about sound theme thingy on kde
So I installed ubuntu about a week ago (as some of you may recall) and I read a thread about installing the kde interface on top of it instead of installing kubuntu (so I can choose what kind of session to do. thats besides the point though, when I s
Ubuntu Question about initframs after updating...
i have a question about : why the UUID changed after updating to linux-image-2.6.22-14.52_i386.deb and after the update...it needed to restart and then after the restart...the progress bar didnt do progress...then initframs busybox thing appeared act
Ubuntu Question about the load screen that shows up on boot
Question about screen with the progress bar/logo that shows up when I boot Ubuntu: what is this showing the progress of? I have my laptop set to boot to CLI only, is this loading assets that I'm not going to need/use?(My Ubuntu server does not displa
Ubuntu questions about the grub installer
i have a question about what shows up on my grub. It shows two actual ubuntu installs. I am in the process of downloading kgrub so that i can get a screen shot of what it shows. The fist instance when you click on it. it hangs up on the login screen
Ubuntu Question about the find command and micro-SD card
Hi, running Ubuntu 10.10 64-bit. I've been doing some cleaning up on my computer. Deleting/moving a lot of stuff here and there. And I was trying to move some files around. No clue how to my guess is something to do with find and executing cp. I'm su
Ubuntu Question about the recent kenel updates
I caught wind of recent security patches to the Kernel while browsing digg earlier today. The article it linked to can be found here: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Newly-Discovered-Kernel-Vulnerabilities-Affect-All-Ubuntu-Users-98864.shtml I've alre
Ubuntu questions about the ipod.
i'm thinking of getting an ipod, but run primarily on ubuntu (i know that there is many options to configure and get it running with it, this thread isn't about that.) my question is i usually just borrow cd's from my friend and rip them to my hard d
When upgrading to Ubuntu 11.04 - question about modified configuration file grub
The upgrade to Ubuntu 11.04 is almost complete. I got this message: Configuring grub-pc What do you want to do about modified configuration file grub? - install the package maintainer version - keep the local version currently installed etc. 1. Which
Ubuntu Questions about the "eft" update
I have a question about Updating to Eft,I have dapper and I am on a dial-up network,I hear that the Eft update is several hundered megabytes big,if this is so,It will be like Hell trying to update,so,I was wondering if I will continue to recieve upda
Ubuntu question about the keyboard shortcuts configuration
I wonder if anyone knows how to custom the keyboard shortcuts in ubuntu. Here is the case. My laptop has several special keys which makes it easier to play/pause/forward tracks when playing music. These keys can be successfully recognized in the "Sys