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Ubuntu en Bogotá

Ahora he estado en unos cursos del SENA

Bueno, he aprendido algunas cosas, pero de las que más
me han gustado ha sido una distribución de Ubuntu, que recientemente
he instalado en una Pentium IV y corre bien, se enlaza al Internet, e instala
Net Beans y Postgresql asì como también XAMPP

Ubuntu 9.10 Does Not play my 5.1 speakers

I have Built in Sound card 5.1 speaker supported,In Windows they play very well,bt in Ubuntu i just hear sound from my Front speaker.

Howto setup Wireless on Chrome OS

Chrome has recently been open sourced by Google as a developer preview. Its very young, clearly has some issues and needs serious work, however it is usable and lots of people have managed to get it running in a virtual machine or via a USB key.

Chrome OS is clearly based on Ubuntu(if you press Ctrl+Alt+T to open the terminal, you can see the Ubuntu Karmic development branch message) meaning hardware support should be excellent. However, its been heavily stripped downFor most people, Wifi doesn’t work. Without Wifi, Chrome OS is pretty useless as it relies heavily on “the cloud” for most of its features.

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Hi Friends

Hi dear All friends my self is Kamal. I am new kidee here. I am new learner of Linux. Hope you all support to me in future.



Problem with vi editor

There is a big problem with vi editor. When I was attempting to use a vi editor in insert mode I was unable to use arrow keys to move cursor up and down. It responses in printing the characters A to D.

Remaster ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala with remastersys

Customising ubuntu LiveCD with our own flavors is a dream of ever ubuntu user. Remastersys is the solution. Previously some there was some problem for remastering Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic koala). Karmic Koala is using Grub 2, remastersys is designed for grub 1. Now Remastersys is redesigned for ubuntu 9.10 with grub 2 and it is working. you need Remastersys version 2.0.13-1 or higher.All other options are just like previous versions
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unversal repository help help

how do i get to all this to do that step by step to turn on or off universal repository

Removing ubuntu

Can someone help me I will like to remove ubuntu from my laptop .How can I accomplish that?

how can i install Ubuntu9.10 in VM ware

I follow some steps to set up Ubuntu, but i set up until it asks me to reboot.. after that.. the black screen is on, requesting the my username and password.
Would you mind to help me to solve this problem?
please lead me how to get in the main Screen of ubuntu 9.10
i think it may need some command to get it there. and i am a new comer of Linux so that give me an easy construction

thanks everyone

Users and Groups management in Ubuntu

This is very simple tutorial to explain howto Add,Modify and Delete Users and Groups in Ubuntu (Using GUI)

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Networking help for dummies

I have a windows machine downstairs with a nifty laser printer atached, and I am upstairs on my ubuntu box sharing internet, but I don't know how to share the printer, or access my files on the windows machine.

Anyone have some time to walk me through it, or have any pointers? thanks

Aptlinex – Web browser addon to install Ubuntu packages with a click

Aptlinex addon allows installing ubuntu packages from iceweasel, firefox, galeon or konqueror just clicking on a web link. For this to work, links need to have an url beginning with apt:// This package does not install the packages or download them from the web sites, it just launches apt, passing the package name to install as a parameter to apt.

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Build Your Own Custom Ubuntu Live CD

You turn on your trusty old Linux box, and things are going well as you pass through the boot loader, until the disk check reveals that your hard drive partition table is corrupt, and you are unable to access your machine. You need a good rescue disk — and the best way to get one is to create your own.

Learn how to build your own custom ubuntu live CD.


Can anyone simply explain how to fix this problem? Step-by-step. Don't assume anything. I've read hundreds of threads and launchpad entries and could not find one that clearly and simply conveyed how to fix the problem. Maybe there is no solution, except using Windows to just burn cd's.