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#kubuntu #kubuntu-offtopic the official Kubuntu support channel, for all Kubuntu-related questions. Please use #kubuntu-offtopic for general chatter. Thanks! apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 16:53:12
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#ubuntu #ubuntu-offtopic offtopic chat ontopic <reply> #ubuntu is the Ubuntu support channel, for all Ubuntu-related support questions. Please register with NickServ (see /msg ubottu !register) and use #ubuntu-offtopic for other topics (though our !guidelines apply there too). Thanks! Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-18 16:42:16
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Last modified: 2016-03-24 15:16:29
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#ubuntu+1 the channel for discussions about the upcoming, in development, not ready yet edition of Ubuntu Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-17 23:11:04
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06:00:55 < rww> !no, isitout-#ubuntu-release-party <deleted><alias> isitout rww
Added on: 2014-04-17 00:17:07
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Last modified: 2014-04-17 00:17:19
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06:01:17 < rww> !no, isitout <deleted><reply> Not yet! It's due out some time on the 17th :) rww
Added on: 2014-04-17 00:17:02
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10.4 <reply> Its 10.04!! Pici
Added on: 2010-05-06 13:21:43
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11.04 <reply> Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) was the fourteenth release of Ubuntu. Desktop support ended on October 28, 2012. See !upgrade, !lts and !eol for more details. Pici
Added on: 2010-08-17 18:38:39
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Last modified: 2012-10-28 23:58:30
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11.10 <reply> Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) was the fifteenth release of Ubuntu. Desktop support ended on May 9, 2013. See !upgrade, !lts and !eol for more details. Pici
Added on: 2011-03-07 17:32:51
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Last modified: 2013-06-17 19:26:23
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14.10 <reply> Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) was the 21st release of Ubuntu. Support ended on July 23rd, 2015. See !eol, !eolupgrade and http://ubottu.com/y/utopic Pici
Added on: 2014-04-23 17:33:34
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Last modified: 2016-01-11 21:48:30
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16.04.2 rescheduled to February 16th due to several last minute issues with building and testing the ISOs. You can install the 16.04(.1) ISOs and run the updates if you are in a hurry. dax
Added on: 2017-02-14 01:26:40
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1sustainableresource <deleted><reply> the only everlasting, sustainable resources are human stupidity, ignorance and avarice. nickrud
Added on: 2008-07-12 01:27:35
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Last modified: 2009-02-18 17:46:11
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3dchess <reply> If you are trying to enable 3d effects in the GNOME chess game, please see https://launchpad.ne…bugs/71593 jrib
Added on: 2007-06-20 17:46:57
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Last modified: 2007-06-20 17:47:10
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3rdparty <reply> Packages contained in 3rd party repositories are not included in Ubuntu for a reason. Whether this be poor packaging standards, bugs or malicious authors. You should trust the maintainers of these repositories before using them. See http://ubuntuforums.…p?t=297814 for consequences. ompaul
Added on: 2008-02-24 22:00:39
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Last modified: 2008-02-24 22:13:37
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42 the answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything. Madpilot
Added on: 2009-05-08 16:36:36
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Last modified: 2013-12-11 06:12:35
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42-#ubuntu-offtopic <deleted>the answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything. Jordan_U
Added on: 2013-12-11 06:10:11
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Last modified: 2013-12-11 06:11:16
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5-a-day 5aday a community event where each person will take 5 bugs a day and work on them. Everyone is invited to help no matter your abilities! More information available at https://wiki.ubuntu.…om/5-A-Day nixternal
Added on: 2008-02-18 21:31:26
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64bit whicharch <reply> AMD64 and Intel 64 are fully supported architectures on Ubuntu. Consider using 64-bit if your memory ussage exceeds 4GB. See https://help.ubuntu.…_and_64bit apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 00:18:56
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Last modified: 2011-08-03 22:44:30
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8ball-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply> Outlook not so good. mutt better. rww
Added on: 2011-01-05 08:29:01
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a netsplit when two IRC servers of the same network (like freenode) disconnect from each other, so users Pici
Added on: 2015-06-17 16:46:12
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abs <reply> Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide, obtainable with ${package-manager} install abs-guide, is a quick and comprehensive guide to bash (command line) scripting in *nix systems. It is also viewable via web at http://tldp.org/LDP/abs/html/ Myrtti
Added on: 2008-05-14 10:49:55
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Last modified: 2008-05-14 10:53:33
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accessibility a11y <reply> Information about the Ubuntu Accessibility Team can be found on the wiki at https://wiki.ubuntu.…essibility or by joining #ubuntu-accessibility Pici
Added on: 2010-10-31 23:54:11
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Last modified: 2010-10-31 23:55:59
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ack <reply> fin LjL
Added on: 2008-01-31 22:50:39
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acronym acronyms <deleted><alias> noob Pici
Added on: 2007-11-08 18:51:52
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Last modified: 2014-03-19 19:40:55
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activedirectory ad <reply> You can learn more about ActiveDirectory intergration at https://help.ubuntu.…nbindHowto imbrandon
Added on: 2006-06-23 22:07:05
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addfact <reply> To add a factoid to the bot, use the following form (the factoid will then be forwarded to the ops to approve): !foo is <reply> bar jussi
Added on: 2010-08-30 08:43:55
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addingfs <reply>If you are adding space to your Ubuntu installation mounting a newly created unix filesystem (ext3, xfs, jfs, etc) you can not set permissions (read, write, etc) filesystem-wide like you do when mounting filesystems that do not support unix permissions (vfat, ntfs, hfs, etc). See !permissions and !fstab jrib
Added on: 2008-02-12 15:52:30
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Last modified: 2008-02-12 15:58:35
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addppa <reply> A !ppa can be added using a single command sudo add-apt-repository ppa:user/ppa-name See https://help.ubuntu.…ing%20PPAs for more details oCean
Added on: 2011-07-10 12:27:52
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Last modified: 2014-09-10 02:13:04
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adduser users user useradd <reply> To add new users to your Ubuntu system, follow the instructions at https://help.ubuntu.…UsersHowto - For administrative privileges, users need to be made members of the group "sudo" - See !sudo LjL
Added on: 2006-11-24 17:00:44
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Last modified: 2013-06-27 20:30:10
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adept <deleted><reply> Adept is the package manager for Kubuntu versions 9.04 and earlier. Howto: https://wiki.ubuntu.…AdeptHowto See !muon for the current Kubuntu package manager. Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-18 16:00:12
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Last modified: 2014-05-09 15:00:32
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adept crash fix <deleted><alias> aptlock uniq
Added on: 2006-06-23 19:48:04
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Last modified: 2014-05-09 15:02:48
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adept fix <deleted><alias> aptlock LjL
Added on: 2006-12-14 01:09:40
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Last modified: 2014-05-09 15:02:11
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adept fix crash <deleted><alias> aptlock fdoving
Added on: 2006-12-17 16:30:07
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adept unlock <deleted><alias> aptlock LjL
Added on: 2007-01-27 01:07:45
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Last modified: 2014-05-09 15:05:33
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adept-crash-fix <deleted><reply> If Adept crashed on you and you're left with a locked database, try typing this in a terminal (such as Konsole): "sudo fuser -vki /var/lib/dpkg/lock ; sudo dpkg --configure -a" uniq
Added on: 2006-06-23 19:49:28
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Last modified: 2014-05-09 15:05:02
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adeptcrash <deleted><alias> aptlock Jucato
Added on: 2007-10-21 15:27:46
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adeptcrashfix <deleted><alias> aptlock LjL
Added on: 2006-12-14 01:09:01
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adeptfix <deleted><alias> aptlock LjL
Added on: 2006-12-14 01:09:36
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adlens shopping onlinesearch <reply> To hide online search results in Ubuntu Unity, go to System Settings > Security and Privacy > Search and toggle the option off. genii-around
Added on: 2012-09-24 17:47:39
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Last modified: 2015-01-07 06:32:10
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admingroup <reply> Up through Ubuntu 11.10, administrator privileges using sudo was granted to the "admin" Unix group. In Ubuntu 12.04, privileges are granted to the "sudo" group, for consistency with upstream and Debian. For compatibility, the "admin" group will continue to have access in 12.04. tonyyarusso
Added on: 2012-05-04 20:50:58
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Last modified: 2012-05-04 20:55:41
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adsl pppoe dsl <reply> Setting up an ADSL/PPPoE connection? Look at https://help.ubuntu.…/ADSLPPPoE Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-19 08:52:29
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afrix-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply> He's Batman. SonikkuAmerica
Added on: 2016-12-18 02:40:01
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aiglx <reply> AIGLX is a project that aims to enable GL-accelerated effects on a standard desktop. Supported cards: Nvidia: GeForce3 or newer; ATI: Radeon 7000 through X800; Intel: i810 or newer. Howto: https://help.ubuntu.…iteManager For older Nvidia or newer ATI cards see !xgl gnomefreak
Added on: 2006-08-24 00:17:52
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Last modified: 2012-10-13 23:27:51
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alanbell no <deleted><reply>Can't be bothered. Find Pici. mneptok
Added on: 2012-01-11 15:08:12
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Last modified: 2012-01-11 15:15:06
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alcarte <deleted><reply> Alacarte Menu Editor is an easy-to-use menu editor for GNOME; older versions were called smeg. You can get it at http://www.realistan…/alacarte/ apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-19 12:33:21
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2009-05-18 23:46:28
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alis alist <reply> Alis is an IRC service to help you find channels. For help on using it, see "/msg Alis help list" or ask in #freenode. Example usage: "/msg Alis list http" Pici
Added on: 2010-10-14 13:31:41
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Last modified: 2016-11-25 04:07:56
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alot <reply>Do you like to hug alot? - http://hyperboleanda…thing.html mneptok
Added on: 2010-04-19 18:39:06
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Last modified: 2016-03-31 15:21:42
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already asked for comments, i don't think having a second bot do it <deleted>going to be more fruitful. Flannel
Added on: 2011-08-28 10:10:59
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Last modified: 2011-08-28 10:11:40
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already understands !factoids in removal/ban messages and it <deleted>going to have +o so it can remove bans. We could create a new !trigger telling the bot to set a +b on the last removal IdleOne
Added on: 2012-09-28 20:20:58
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Last modified: 2012-09-28 20:22:20
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alright. your issue <deleted>the - infront of "rm" not sudo -rm, but sudo rm. Flannel
Added on: 2008-09-20 06:57:00
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Last modified: 2009-09-24 19:27:55
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alsa-source <deleted><reply> Want to use alsa 0.11? Grab and install http://archive.proge…2_all.deb, install linux-headers-$(uname -r) module-assistant and build-essential and run sudo module-assistant a-i alsa-source Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-19 11:27:10
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Last modified: 2011-09-09 04:45:14
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