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screen-#ubuntu-server <deleted><reply> Screen is a window manager for terminal sessions, also useful over SSH. The 'screen-profiles' package provides very useful additional utilities. See https://help.ubuntu.…ity/Screen LjL
Added on: 2009-03-03 17:00:12
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2011-09-07 11:25:59
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screencast record desktop screencasts <reply> Some programs to capture your screen are Kazam, Vokoscreen & Simple Screen Recorder. Also ffmpeg/libav with x11grab option on the command line. Also see https://wiki.ubuntu.…reenCasts. jrib
Added on: 2007-06-02 14:03:35
Last edited by Pricey
Last modified: 2014-01-16 16:29:46
Requested 515 times
screenlet <deleted><alias> screenlets Pici
Added on: 2008-04-14 15:38:30
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-03-31 15:35:56
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screenlets <deleted><reply> Screenlets are little widgets for your !desktop. Note you must have a compositing window manager such as !Compiz Fusion, xcompmgr, or KWin to run them. You can get them at http://www.screenlets.org/ LjL
Added on: 2007-09-22 16:38:11
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-03-31 15:35:58
Requested 137 times
screenshot imagebin screenshots <reply> Screenshots can be made with the [PrtScr] button. Want to show us a screenshot of your problem? Upload an image to http://imgur.com/ and link the created page here. Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-18 18:00:09
Last edited by rww
Last modified: 2014-08-30 22:34:06
Requested 1186 times
screenshots-#edubuntu <deleted><reply> Screenshots of Edubuntu 7.04 are available at http://shots.osdir.c…mp;slide=1 bimberi
Added on: 2007-05-10 07:33:04
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2011-05-26 16:53:10
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scrolling <deleted><alias> enter LjL
Added on: 2006-12-11 23:22:13
Last edited by knome
Last modified: 2014-03-19 19:31:13
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se sv swedish sweden <reply> Svensk Ubuntu- och Kubuntustöd hittar du i #ubuntu-se resp. #kubuntu-se. Tack! Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-18 00:34:23
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2011-09-23 10:48:50
Requested 715 times
seamonkey <reply> Seamonkey, formerly known as "Mozilla Application Suite", is available at http://www.mozilla.o…seamonkey/ with install instructions for ubuntu at http://ubuntuforums.…p?t=186011 Seveas
Added on: 2007-03-31 13:52:30
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section <reply> Please see http://www.debian.or…ubsections for a list of valid sections that you can use in your debian/control file, for debian packaging Hobbsee
Added on: 2009-01-06 02:22:25
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security <reply> Security Updates are dealt with here: https://help.ubuntu.…y/Security - See also !root, !firewall, !server, and !usn LjL
Added on: 2007-01-31 19:20:20
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-02-16 22:21:16
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seeker <deleted><reply> Something stupid this way comes Seeker`
Added on: 2009-04-01 19:56:25
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2009-12-11 17:26:49
Requested 14 times
seenserv <deleted><alias> seen Myrtti
Added on: 2008-05-25 14:25:57
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2009-04-28 23:40:57
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selinux <reply> SELinux is available on Ubuntu, but not officially supported. Ubuntu uses another security framework by default, see https://help.ubuntu.…y/AppArmor LjL
Added on: 2007-11-06 00:07:16
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sense commonsense common sense stable works for me <reply> Common Sense: Just because you can, does not mean you should. Think before you do. "Works for me" does not mean it is ok. The latest version of everything is not always useful if you aim for stability. Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-19 13:43:11
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server ubuntu-server <reply> Ubuntu Server Edition is a release of Ubuntu designed especially for server environments, including a server specific !kernel and no !GUI. The install CD contains many server applications. Current !LTS version is !$curLTS ($curLTSLong $curLTSNum) - More info: http://www.ubuntu.co…veredition - Guide: https://help.ubuntu.…erverguide - Support in #ubuntu-server Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-19 08:25:07
Last edited by knome
Last modified: 2015-07-27 16:39:57
Requested 1672 times
server-network networkcli network-cli clinetwork <reply> For help setting up networking on Ubuntu Server, see https://help.ubuntu.…ommandLine ompaul
Added on: 2008-04-14 21:51:09
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-04-02 04:27:11
Requested 7 times
servergui <reply> Ubuntu server does not install a desktop environment or X11 by default in order to enhance security, efficiency and performance. !eBox provides a GUI system management option via a web interface. See https://help.ubuntu.…/ServerGUI for more background and options. Seveas
Added on: 2008-03-13 16:49:00
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serverguide guide <reply> The Ubuntu server guide may be found at https://help.ubuntu.…rverguide/ jpds
Added on: 2008-07-20 19:30:54
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 06:54:04
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serverpackages <deleted><reply> The following list of Ubuntu 6.06 (Dapper Drake) server packages will continue to receive security updates until June 2011: http://people.ubuntu…ported.txt Pici
Added on: 2009-07-14 17:39:27
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2011-06-02 13:48:23
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session-#xubuntu <reply> To clear your session, go to Settings > Settings Manager > Session and Startup (tab Session), quit any programs you don't want to open and click "Save Session". The next time you log out, uncheck the "Save session for future logins" -checkbox from the quit menu. knome
Added on: 2011-08-16 09:38:38
Last edited by knome
Last modified: 2011-08-16 10:12:08
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seveas edgy-seveas <deleted><reply> ツ Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-17 23:27:38
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-04-14 06:15:28
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seveas-#ubuntu-offtopic <deleted><reply> who's got pie? Seveas has! HE STOLE YOURS. (see also !pie) Myrtti
Added on: 2009-03-17 10:58:35
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2009-06-18 22:33:37
Requested 23 times
sfd <reply> Software Freedom Day, Saturday 17th September 2011 http://softwarefreedomday.org/ Get involved ompaul
Added on: 2008-07-06 04:05:54
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2011-04-11 20:36:54
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shaddap <reply> :X Seveas
Added on: 2006-08-06 23:02:55
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Requested 65 times
shaddap!-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply> :X Seveas
Added on: 2006-07-17 13:58:10
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sharedprinting <deleted><reply> If you are unable to share a printer over the network on 7.10 (Gutsy), AppArmour could be the problem. See http://ubuntuforums.…p?t=531343 to see how to disable it temporarily or permanently elkbuntu
Added on: 2007-12-14 12:59:39
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2011-04-29 02:37:55
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shells shell-policy <reply> Is your shell provider banned in Ubuntu channels? See https://wiki.ubuntu.…hellPolicy for shell provider requirements and how to resolve the situation with your provider. topyli
Added on: 2011-01-23 18:53:44
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2011-01-23 18:57:20
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shellshock <reply> Ubuntu has released security updates for both recent bash vulnerabilities for all currently-supported versions of Ubuntu. Use your preferred package manager to apply all pending updates. See http://www.ubuntu.co…sn-2362-1/ , http://www.ubuntu.co…sn-2363-1/ , and http://www.ubuntu.co…sn-2363-2/ for more information. knome
Added on: 2014-09-25 20:17:17
Last edited by rww
Last modified: 2014-09-26 15:51:28
Requested 37 times
shipit <reply> Canonical is no longer sending free Ubuntu CDs to individuals through its ShipIt program. For more information please see http://blog.canonica…com/?p=551 !LoCo teams can request CDs through this link https://forms.canoni…om/lococd/ Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-17 23:20:58
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2011-04-07 15:32:29
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shiretoko <deleted><reply> FF3.5 is referred to as Shiretoko on your UI, see http://is.gd/1reB3 for an explanation Pici
Added on: 2009-07-21 18:15:20
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-03-31 15:50:08
Requested 39 times
shockwave currently only available for Windows. To run it under !Wine, see https://help.ubuntu.…/Shockwave Hobbsee
Added on: 2006-06-20 06:42:24
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2011-03-03 21:40:07
Requested 213 times
shortcuts keytouch mediakeys shortcut keyboard shortcuts keys hotkeys hotkey <reply> Keyboard shortcuts can be set in System -> Preferences -> Keyboard Shortcuts. If your multimedia keys don't work with that, try the 'keytouch' package, explained at http://keytouch.sour…forge.net/ - See !Keyboard for changing layouts. A list of keyboard shortcuts for Unity is available at http://www.informit.…p;seqNum=3 LjL
Added on: 2006-12-10 21:23:38
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-03-30 15:24:04
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shortcuts-#kubuntu <reply> Keyboard shortcuts can be set in System Settings -> Keyboard & Mouse. If your multimedia keys don't work with that, try the 'keytouch' package, explained at https://wiki.kubuntu…imediaKeys - See !Keyboard for changing layouts. LjL
Added on: 2007-10-04 23:33:09
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2010-10-30 01:50:26
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shout <deleted><reply> PLEASE DON'T SHOUT! We can read lowercase too. Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-17 23:01:53
Last edited by Unit193
Last modified: 2017-03-28 20:15:30
Requested 3837 times
shut up! <reply> :x Seveas
Added on: 2006-11-27 20:30:14
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si <reply>Kanal za podporo slovenskim uporabnikom Ubuntuja je #ubuntu-si. Če potrebujete pomoč v Slovenskem jeziku, prosimo da se nam pridružite in probali vam bomo pomagati. Slovenian language support channel is #ubuntu-si mneptok
Added on: 2009-10-23 20:01:07
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simplerecursion-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply> See !doublerecursion LjL
Added on: 2009-03-19 03:03:08
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sk <reply> Žiadame slovenských používateľov aby v kanáli #ubuntu hovorili po anglicky. Slovensky a česky sa dohovoríte v #ubuntu-cz. jrib
Added on: 2007-11-20 14:31:39
Last edited by PriceChild
Last modified: 2007-11-28 22:02:28
Requested 94 times
skype skyperecord skyperecording <reply> To install Skype on Ubuntu, see https://help.ubuntu.…nity/Skype - To record on Skype, check: https://wiki.ubuntu.…rdingHowto - Please use open protocols instead if you can, see !Ekiga apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 20:24:50
Last edited by LjL
Last modified: 2009-03-04 19:18:37
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skypefail <deleted><reply> Skype are currently having issues with connection problems and are working on a fix. A temporary fix can be found at https://support.skyp…kype-today Pici
Added on: 2011-05-26 14:12:14
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2012-10-14 19:50:43
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slangasek <deleted><reply> slangasek is Steve Langasek of the Ubuntu Foundations Team and Debian Tech Committee bkerensa
Added on: 2012-08-17 20:12:25
Last edited by bkerensa
Last modified: 2012-08-17 20:13:46
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sleep <deleted>No sleep till Brooklyn! IdleOne
Added on: 2013-01-31 11:50:47
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2013-01-31 11:51:06
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slow <reply>The Ubuntu repositories and ISO mirrors are currently under heavy load. Please consider using !torrents to download ISO images, and be patient with APT updates. Also, try changing !mirrors LjL
Added on: 2007-04-20 00:05:06
Last edited by mneptok
Last modified: 2009-10-03 18:35:39
Requested 400 times
smack* <reply> Ouch, that hurt! Amaranth
Added on: 2007-08-10 23:04:10
Last edited by Amaranth
Last modified: 2007-08-10 23:04:46
Requested 169 times
smart Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology, a monitoring system for hard drives. See https://help.ubuntu.…rtmontools apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-23 03:44:57
Last edited by jrib
Last modified: 2013-03-30 11:46:31
Requested 217 times
smartphone portables nokia <reply> Guides for smartphones and portable devices can be found here: https://help.ubuntu.…leDevices/ apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-19 12:29:44
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2007-12-31 14:09:55
Requested 61 times
smeg <deleted><alias> alcarte apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-19 12:33:55
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2009-05-18 23:49:24
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snap snaps <reply> Snaps are containerised software packages similar to flatpaks or appimage. For more info, see https://snapcraft.io Unit193
Added on: 2018-07-17 20:47:14
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snuxoll-#ubuntu-offtopic <deleted><reply> snuxoll will slay you using seveas! http://snuxolldragonslayer.com LjL
Added on: 2009-03-19 02:59:35
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2009-06-14 09:43:57
Requested 73 times

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