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Old 10-02-2010, 05:33 PM
raghu thota
 
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can you send me related E-Books on ubuntu arena???????

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> 1. Re: Removing Windows (Kaj Haulrich)
> 2. Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies (Tom H)
> 3. Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies (Robert Holtzman)
> 4. Re: TalkTalk + Huawei HG521 + Ubuntu 10.04.01 i386 + misery,
> ANY IDEAS? (r)
> 5. [Maverick] Installer (NoOp)
> 6. Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies (Tom H)
> 7. Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies (NoOp)
> 8. Re: [Maverick] Installer (NoOp)
> 9. Re: how to get a Brother MFC5460CN to work for network
> sharing (Thufir Hawat)
> 10. Re: (Thufir Hawat)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 23:48:05 +0200
> From: Kaj Haulrich <kaj.haulrich@adslhome.dk>
> Subject: Re: Removing Windows
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <4CA50595.7060203@adslhome.dk>
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> On 09/30/2010 11:26 PM, Kai Presler-Marshall wrote:
>> That's a good idea!
>>
>> I already back up everything to my desktop (Kubuntu 10.04) weekly, but
>> something automated sounds like it would be nice (I'm very forgetful).
>> I'll
>> look into that tonight
>
> A nice program to do backups and syncs automatically is Luckybackup.
> (sudo apt-get install luckybackup). Easy to use and reliable.
>
> HTH
> Kaj Haulrich.
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>
> ------------------------------
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> Message: 2
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 18:08:19 -0400
> From: Tom H <tomh0665@gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID:
> <AANLkTimZA4S86c9kwxhJYvy10i6JpGYAkS6nrqMcWaM2@mai l.gmail.com>
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> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Cybe R. Wizard
> <cyber_wizard@mindspring.com> wrote:
>>
>> Here's a news article about flash cookies:
>> http://finance.yahoo.com/family-home/article/110838/cookies-cause-bitter-backlash?mod=family-kids_parents
>>
>> Does anyone have knowledge of them and whether they affect ubuntu or
>> Linux browsers/software in general?
>
> They affect any browser that uses flash in any OS or distribution.
>
> On Linux, you can delete them from
> /home/<user>/.macromedia/Flash_Player/
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 3
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 18:07:36 -0700
> From: Robert Holtzman <holtzm@cox.net>
> Subject: Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <20101001010736.GA3803@cox.net>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
>
> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 06:08:19PM -0400, Tom H wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Cybe R. Wizard
>> <cyber_wizard@mindspring.com> wrote:
>> >
>> > Here's a news article about flash cookies:
>> > http://finance.yahoo.com/family-home/article/110838/cookies-cause-bitter-backlash?mod=family-kids_parents
>> >
>> > Does anyone have knowledge of them and whether they affect ubuntu or
>> > Linux browsers/software in general?
>>
>> They affect any browser that uses flash in any OS or distribution.
>>
>> On Linux, you can delete them from
>> /home/<user>/.macromedia/Flash_Player/
>
> On my box ~/.macromedia is empty. A better solution is the "Better
> Privacy" extension (assuming you use Firefox).
>
> --
> Bob Holtzman
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> Message: 4
> Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2010 02:28:11 +0100
> From: r <technical500@talktalk.net>
> Subject: Re: TalkTalk + Huawei HG521 + Ubuntu 10.04.01 i386 + misery,
> ANY IDEAS?
> To: "Ubuntu user technical support, not for"
> <ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID: <yam11961.584.286174272@smtp.talktalk.net>
> Content-Type: text/plain
>
>
> replying to myself here!
>
> so far not one suggestion,
>
> IS THERE ANY ONE OUT THERE?
>
> JUST SHOUT IF YOU CAN HEAR ME
>
>
> or should I go to a TalkTalk forum to ask about this?
>
>
> On 30-Sep-10 18:40:39 technical500 wrote:
>
>>Hi,
>
>>I recently signed up to TalkTalk and have a wireless modem
>
>>Huawei HG521 with a wireless network name SSID, and wireless password
>
>
>>I have just installed Ubuntu 10.04.01 i386
>
>
>>I also have a sitecom wireless USB adapter for the PC tower.
>
>
>
>>and have no idea how to get connected to the internet with this,
>
>
>>the above hardware functions from Windows XP using the TalkTalk CD,
>
>>but for the above Ubuntu I will need to configure using Ubuntu,
>
>
>
>>can anyone tell me the exact steps to do starting with the
>
>>menu,
>
>
>>presumably it is
>
>>System--Preferences
>
>>or
>
>>System--Administration
>
>
>>but which and then what,
>
>
>>as the modem is based on GNU material I feel it must be possible.
>
>
>>many thanks
>
>
>>Richard
>
>
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> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 5
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 18:42:02 -0700
> From: NoOp <glgxg@sbcglobal.net>
> Subject: [Maverick] Installer
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <i83e9c$471$1@dough.gmane.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
>
> I resized my Lucid partition & left a 20Gb unallocated section (from a
> previous Maverick install) available to install/reinstall Maverick.
> Using the Sept 29 daily Maverick liveCD (which has changed considerably
> from previous versions) I select 'Install alongside other operating
> systems' & the shows that my lucid is only 143.1GB (it's 173GB) and the
> target /dev/sda6 is 30.2GB (it's only 20GB).
>
> At this point I abort because I think that the installer is also picking
> up the unallocated & Win7 recovery partitions & 5.9GB swap. If this is
> the case then it's a pretty dangerous situation. I'll dig into it in
> more detail tomorrow, but is anyone else seeing the same?
>
> /dev/sda
> /dev/sda1 ntfs 208MB
> /dev/sda2 ntfs 104857MB (Win7)
> free space 2033MB
> /deb/sda5 ext4 173236MB (this is my lucid)
> free space 20975MB (this is the old maverick test partion)
> /dev/sda6 swap 5969MB
> /dev/sda3 ntfs 12788MB (Win7 recovery)
>
> I can of course manually install to 'free space 20975MB', but the
> differences in the 'Install alongside other operating systems' concerns
> me. Why would it want to shrink my sda5?
>
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 6
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 22:11:43 -0400
> From: Tom H <tomh0665@gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
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>
> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 9:07 PM, Robert Holtzman <holtzm@cox.net> wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 06:08:19PM -0400, Tom H wrote:
>>> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Cybe R. Wizard
>>> <cyber_wizard@mindspring.com> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > Here's a news article about flash cookies:
>>> > http://finance.yahoo.com/family-home/article/110838/cookies-cause-bitter-backlash?mod=family-kids_parents
>>> >
>>> > Does anyone have knowledge of them and whether they affect ubuntu or
>>> > Linux browsers/software in general?
>>>
>>> They affect any browser that uses flash in any OS or distribution.
>>>
>>> On Linux, you can delete them from
>>> /home/<user>/.macromedia/Flash_Player/
>>
>> On my box ~/.macromedia is empty. A better solution is the "Better
>> Privacy" extension (assuming you use Firefox).
>
> Then "Better Privacy" must be doing its job...
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 7
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 19:22:14 -0700
> From: NoOp <glgxg@sbcglobal.net>
> Subject: Re: Ubuntu and flash cookies
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <i83gkm$bap$1@dough.gmane.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
>
> On 09/30/2010 07:11 PM, Tom H wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 9:07 PM, Robert Holtzman <holtzm@cox.net> wrote:
>>> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 06:08:19PM -0400, Tom H wrote:
>>>> On Thu, Sep 30, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Cybe R. Wizard
>>>> <cyber_wizard@mindspring.com> wrote:
>>>> >
>>>> > Here's a news article about flash cookies:
>>>> > http://finance.yahoo.com/family-home/article/110838/cookies-cause-bitter-backlash?mod=family-kids_parents
>>>> >
>>>> > Does anyone have knowledge of them and whether they affect ubuntu or
>>>> > Linux browsers/software in general?
>>>>
>>>> They affect any browser that uses flash in any OS or distribution.
>>>>
>>>> On Linux, you can delete them from
>>>> /home/<user>/.macromedia/Flash_Player/
>>>
>>> On my box ~/.macromedia is empty. A better solution is the "Better
>>> Privacy" extension (assuming you use Firefox).
>>
>> Then "Better Privacy" must be doing its job...
>>
>
> Just be careful with 'Better Privacy' et al; many banking sites use the
> macromedia folder to store their cookies (Chase Bank is an example) & if
> you get the settings wrong those cookies get deleted. The result is that
> you then need to do an email exchange with the bank the next time you
> try to log in & that can become a real PITA if you log into your bank
> frequently.
>
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 8
> Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 19:47:52 -0700
> From: NoOp <glgxg@sbcglobal.net>
> Subject: Re: [Maverick] Installer
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <i83i4p$fmf$1@dough.gmane.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
>
> On 09/30/2010 06:42 PM, NoOp wrote:
>> I resized my Lucid partition & left a 20Gb unallocated section (from a
>> previous Maverick install) available to install/reinstall Maverick.
>> Using the Sept 29 daily Maverick liveCD (which has changed considerably
>> from previous versions) I select 'Install alongside other operating
>> systems' & the shows that my lucid is only 143.1GB (it's 173GB) and the
>> target /dev/sda6 is 30.2GB (it's only 20GB).
>>
>> At this point I abort because I think that the installer is also picking
>> up the unallocated & Win7 recovery partitions & 5.9GB swap. If this is
>> the case then it's a pretty dangerous situation. I'll dig into it in
>> more detail tomorrow, but is anyone else seeing the same?
>>
>> /dev/sda
>> /dev/sda1 ntfs 208MB
>> /dev/sda2 ntfs 104857MB (Win7)
>> free space 2033MB
>> /deb/sda5 ext4 173236MB (this is my lucid)
>> free space 20975MB (this is the old maverick test partion)
>> /dev/sda6 swap 5969MB
>> /dev/sda3 ntfs 12788MB (Win7 recovery)
>>
>> I can of course manually install to 'free space 20975MB', but the
>> differences in the 'Install alongside other operating systems' concerns
>> me. Why would it want to shrink my sda5?
>
> And... silly me, I forgot to add that there is no sign of wireless once
> I installed on the new partion. Previous Maverick had wireless working
> just fine (but it was an lucid to maverick update so perhaps that is the
> reason). Boot to the lucid partition & wireless is working from the
> out-of-the-box install. Sigh..SOS... but we've now even more Ubuntu One
> defaults & that should make things much better, eh?
>
>
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 9
> Date: Fri, 1 Oct 2010 02:52:54 +0000 (UTC)
> From: Thufir Hawat <hawat.thufir@gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: how to get a Brother MFC5460CN to work for network
> sharing
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <i83ie6$g5a$1@dough.gmane.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
>
> On Thu, 30 Sep 2010 09:54:44 -0700, NoOp wrote:
>
>> 1. Are you connecting using a USB or ethernet port? If using a USB I'd
>> recommend using the ethernet port & then have the remote machines
>> connect via ipp (port 631).
>>
>> ipp://<ipaddress>:631/printers/<printername>
>> ipp://<target>.local:631/printers/<printername> or from a Win Vista Win7
>> use http instead: http://<ipaddress>:631/printers/<printername>
>
> Is that just for printers, or should scanners prefer ethernet to USB?
> (If there is such a beast.)
>
>
> -Thufir
>
>
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Message: 10
> Date: Fri, 1 Oct 2010 02:54:19 +0000 (UTC)
> From: Thufir Hawat <hawat.thufir@gmail.com>
> Subject: Re:
> To: ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <i83igr$g5a$2@dough.gmane.org>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
>
> On Thu, 30 Sep 2010 05:23:20 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
>
>>> There seems to be a lot of spoofing going on over on gmail. I've been
>>> hit, just had a friend hit. Anyone else? Ric
>>>
>>>
>>>
>> It is easy to get a throwaway address at gmail. The person has just
>> one goal and that is to join this list and send one message. That is
>> what GARY HYPES which is a throw away name, did. He can use this for
>> many lists and then get another.
>
>
> Is there some sort of financial reward, or something? Seems alota effort
> compared to just, I dunno, not doing that.
>
>
> -Thufir
>
>
>
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Old 10-02-2010, 08:09 PM
Ric Moore
 
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On Sat, 2010-10-02 at 23:03 +0530, raghu thota wrote:
> can you send me related E-Books on ubuntu arena???????

Would you pimp my ride? Wash my car and I'll be inclined to google for
you, and shove the entire Internet into your email account. It may take
awhile. Ric

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Old 10-02-2010, 10:35 PM
David
 
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On 10/2/2010 4:09 PM, Ric Moore wrote:
> On Sat, 2010-10-02 at 23:03 +0530, raghu thota wrote:
>> can you send me related E-Books on ubuntu arena???????
>
> Would you pimp my ride? Wash my car and I'll be inclined to google for
> you, and shove the entire Internet into your email account. It may take
> awhile. Ric


Be gentle bubba. Be gentle. :-)
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Old 10-03-2010, 02:01 AM
Ric Moore
 
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On Sat, 2010-10-02 at 18:35 -0400, David wrote:
> On 10/2/2010 4:09 PM, Ric Moore wrote:
> > On Sat, 2010-10-02 at 23:03 +0530, raghu thota wrote:
> >> can you send me related E-Books on ubuntu arena???????
> >
> > Would you pimp my ride? Wash my car and I'll be inclined to google for
> > you, and shove the entire Internet into your email account. It may take
> > awhile. Ric
>
>
> Be gentle bubba. Be gentle. :-)

Fuck that. Ric


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