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    I''m not sure, but a few wild guesses would be...

    I''m not sure, but a few wild guesses would be tro try something like
    /us/bin/nohup /usr/local/bin/mplayer -vo null -ao alsa /home/user/letdown.mp3
    # replace "-ao alsa" with the propper sound...
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    man mount says this about 2 user* option you can...

    man mount says this about 2 user* option you can use:


    user Allow an ordinary user to mount the file system. The name of the mounting user is written
    to mtab so that he can unmount the...
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    Are you sure the kernel module fuse is loaded?...

    Are you sure the kernel module fuse is loaded? The error looks like it's not finding any fuse support in the kernel, or it finds some old one (the error messge is a little hard to figure out I must...
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    Is what I get after trying to search for "irc",...

    Is what I get after trying to search for "irc", it seems the min length is 3 chars for a search key (I've tried various words/tla that should render hits, all give the same 'error').
  5. Well, you could take a look at the "ps" command,...

    Well, you could take a look at the "ps" command, also, /proc/[0-9]+ should tell you all running processes.
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    iirc I think it's possible to use 4MB pages...

    iirc I think it's possible to use 4MB pages (+"PAE" iirc, 36-bit) giving up to 64GB (but iirc the virtual addressspace is still only 4G)


    OMFG! what have they done now? will losing the game...
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    nice site, just a little personal preference...

    nice site, just a little personal preference comment ( ;) ): you could also mention kubuntu (I don't really,er... really don't :), like GNOME (I'll leave it at: "I agree with Linus Torvalds about...
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    iirc we have a law that states that the ISP is...

    iirc we have a law that states that the ISP is forbidden to even think of any single bit of information their customers send and recieve (with the exception of the police requesting information via a...
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    It seems to be some "default" thing, for some...

    It seems to be some "default" thing, for some reason it seems standard to turn off numlock (or at least the led) all the time (boot, login, X start, switching vt, etc, etc) - I've never understood...
  10. Thread: Downtime!

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    /.'d again? :banana:

    /.'d again? :banana:
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    [way OT] "[whistles] Hey Betty, Oh, my God; I...

    [way OT]
    "[whistles] Hey Betty, Oh, my God; I care so little, I almost passed out." you know the word "newbie" makes me think of Scrubs (the TV series, http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0285403/ -- btw,...
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    Well, you could try http://www.xcdroast.org/...

    Well, you could try http://www.xcdroast.org/
    I've used it on occasion earlier, but now days I've been fine with k3b. Also I can imagine the gnome project having it's own burner app (just guessing...
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    also you do want to quote the variables,...

    also you do want to quote the variables, otherwise you might get problems with spaces etc, and possibly some other chars (depending on your locale)
    ie:

    ...
    chown "$1" "/home/$1"...
  14. Thread: Xgl vs Xorg

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    Poll: heh, try pressing F11 ;) (sort of Exposť - see...

    heh, try pressing F11 ;) (sort of Exposť - see all windows, very convenient for +20 firefox windows ;)) then there's the alt-tab replacement, nice with live previews.
    Btw, Using xgl moves some of...
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    I'd say emacs can do most of that, though some of...

    I'd say emacs can do most of that, though some of the things might need an elisp module. It has highligthinh, you can soft of "browse" files (and there are modules for further enhancement, eg ECB:...
  16. Thread: Gps

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    it would be a good idea to tell us what kind of...

    it would be a good idea to tell us what kind of mobile phone you got, and if it has eg BlueTooth.
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    on top of that, the current NTFS write support...

    on top of that, the current NTFS write support (in the kernel) is virtually limited to nothing (iirc something like "writes that doesn't change the file size" and "must not be more than(?) 32 kb (or...
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    1) it's not called "sniffing"* :P it's either...

    1) it's not called "sniffing"* :P it's either "war driving" or "eavesdropping" ;)
    2) If Windows doesn't detect and connect to any open nets there is probably none around you (Windows, esp Win XP...
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    add to that various patch sets, like -mm, -ck...

    add to that various patch sets, like -mm, -ck (Con Kolivas patchset, my favourite - does wonders for interactivity). Given the size of the kernel it's quite understandable that one or more parts are...
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    As an buyer you can (and do) affect the...

    As an buyer you can (and do) affect the companies, eg, supporting those who make linux version, asking those who don't "when will you release a linux port?" - and, in short, they'll have to listen,...
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    bah, too big to fit in here......

    bah, too big to fit in here...
    http://student.stunet.se/scientica/ogl_v_d3d.html

    summary, well, the first lines:
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    ut2004 is one game :) I got the ECE DVDs, and...

    ut2004 is one game :) I got the ECE DVDs, and they shipp the linux installer on the DVDs :)
    Then there's Doom, UT:GOTY, etc

    And many more games, and more to follow :) They're starting to realize...
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    iirc the '_' is prefixed to all C symbols for...

    iirc the '_' is prefixed to all C symbols for some reason, that's something one runs in to a lot when writing asm code (that interfaces with HLL code), either when importing or exporting functions,...
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    I'd recomend using a frontend like webmin's...

    I'd recomend using a frontend like webmin's firewall module, setting up all the rules manually is a pain (to change a rule via the 'iptables' command one has tpo pop all following rules, and then...
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    http://www.google.com/search?num=100&hl=en&q=D-LIN...

    http://www.google.com/search?num=100&hl=en&q=D-LINK+DWL-G510+prism2+OR+atheros
    gives the answer, encoring to one of the results there are 2 revisions of the card, one using "Marvell W8300" the other...
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