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kqemu a kernel module (now free under the GPL license) for speeding up the !QEMU virtual machine. Installation instructions can be found at https://help.ubuntu.…nity/KQEmu LjL
Added on: 2006-06-22 03:32:12
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 06:53:36
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kppa <reply>Kubuntu has several different PPA's for those who want to test or upgrade to the latest version. More information on the available Kubuntu PPA's can be found here: https://wiki.kubuntu…ubuntuPPAs jussi
Added on: 2011-05-23 06:51:36
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kpackagekit <reply> KPackageKit is the !Kubuntu package manager that uses PackageKit tsimpson
Added on: 2009-05-01 14:10:43
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kops <deleted><alias> ops Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-27 15:53:31
Last edited by rww
Last modified: 2016-01-19 03:30:12
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kopete-remove-tab <deleted><reply> To hide the tabview when there is only one tab: echo '[ChatWindowSettings]\nAlwaysShowTabs=false' >> ~/.kde/share/config/kopeterc uniq
Added on: 2006-06-24 22:05:49
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2009-05-18 23:52:56
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kopete-icq-aim <deleted><reply> Due to a bug within Kopete's AIM/ICQ plugin, Kopete will not connect correctly to AIM/ICQ. Working versions can be found at: http://ubuntu.lnix.n…opete-fix/ fdoving
Added on: 2006-11-09 00:24:01
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-04-02 04:28:55
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kopete im-#kubuntu <reply> Instant Messenger Client Kopete (http://kopete.kde.org) supports MSN, Jabber, AIM, YIM, Gadu-Gadu, Novell Groupwise, ICQ and, in KDE 3, IRC. See also !Pidgin Tm_T
Added on: 2007-11-14 13:16:40
Last edited by stdin
Last modified: 2008-09-18 09:27:41
Requested 189 times
kompozer a WYSIWYG HTML editor for easily creating web pages, and the continuation of the dead Nvu project. It is available in !Universe on !Gutsy and later releases. Note that there is a GTK incompatibility in !Intrepid and !Jaunty, so users of those releases should use the !PPA at https://launchpad.ne…rchive/ppa instead. tonyyarusso
Added on: 2007-04-23 01:47:58
Last edited by tonyyarusso
Last modified: 2009-10-24 19:23:53
Requested 169 times
koffice <deleted><reply> Integrated office suite for KDE, including word processing, spreadsheet, flow charting, image manipulation. For more info see: http://koffice.kde.org. Upgraded Kubuntu !Dapper packs at http://kubuntu.org/a…ice-16.php apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 15:51:44
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2009-11-08 01:12:30
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ko korea korean <reply> 도움이 필요하시면 다음 채널에 조인하십시오. /join #ubuntu-ko Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-18 00:11:00
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2009-03-08 17:00:18
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know ubuntu-android <deleted>"no info yet, follow the website for info" ikonia
Added on: 2012-02-25 20:00:23
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2012-02-25 20:00:44
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kne knr <reply> Kubuntu Netbook Edition is a slightly altered version of Kubuntu, optimised for small screens. For more information, please see https://wiki.kubuntu…tu/Netbook - support in #kubuntu tsimpson
Added on: 2010-05-21 10:26:46
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kmix KDE's soundcard mixer program. Though small, it is full-featured. The program should give controls for each of your soundcards. KMix supports several platforms and sound drivers. Go to https://help.ubuntu.…unity/Kmix for complete information. Myrtti
Added on: 2008-05-26 20:45:57
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klipper the KDE clipboard utility. It stores clipboard history, and allows you to link clipboard contents to application actions. Further information is available at https://help.ubuntu.…ty/Klipper Myrtti
Added on: 2008-05-26 10:53:13
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klik <reply>klik is a simple way to run additional software without actually installing it. For instructions and more information see: http://dot.kde.org/2…-copy-klik apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 21:31:56
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2012-10-13 23:19:21
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kirby-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply> <(^.^<) <(^.^)> (>^.^)> Spec
Added on: 2007-09-14 20:49:06
Last edited by Spec
Last modified: 2007-09-14 20:49:14
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kirby-#offtopic <deleted><reply> <(^.^<) <(^.^)> (>^.^)> Spec
Added on: 2007-09-14 20:46:25
Last edited by rww
Last modified: 2011-01-02 03:07:00
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king <reply> kong Seveas
Added on: 2008-01-18 13:57:42
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kilbith my email address <deleted>jordan.uggla@gmail.com . As you may have guessed my name is Jordan Uggla :) Jordan_U
Added on: 2016-06-20 22:52:54
Last edited by Unit193
Last modified: 2016-06-20 23:13:27
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kidding joke funny <reply> You might think your joke is funny, but you may confuse new users who follow your advice or irritate people who attempt to answer your question. tonyyarusso
Added on: 2006-12-13 06:26:36
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2007-11-09 19:33:47
Requested 221 times
kickstart <reply> Ways to automate installation of Ubuntu on multiple machines are described at https://help.ubuntu.…4/apb.html - See also !cloning LJL
Added on: 2007-03-21 01:00:32
Last edited by Jordan_U
Last modified: 2014-12-04 23:22:27
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kickoff <deleted>a new KDE menu replacement developed by openSUSE. See http://www.kdedevelo…/node/2331 apokryphos
Added on: 2006-11-06 12:00:09
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2011-03-03 21:42:33
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khardy <deleted><reply> Kubuntu Hardy Heron expects to ship with both KDE 3 and KDE 4 as 2 separate disks. KDE 3 should be offered by shipit. The KDE 3 CD will be commercially supported for 18 months and KDE 4 will be community supported jussi01
Added on: 2008-02-25 11:43:35
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2012-09-19 10:16:19
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keyserver <reply> The ubuntu key server is to be found at http://keyserver.ubu…com:11371. If this one is unresponsive you can use most other gpg key servers as well - for instance http://pgp.mit.edu/ jrib
Added on: 2009-10-31 21:18:56
Last edited by Flannel
Last modified: 2009-11-01 08:14:25
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keyboard keybinding keyboards layout <reply> To switch your keyboard layout on GNOME: System -> Preferences -> Keyboard | KDE: System Settings -> Regional & Language -> Keyboard Layout | XFCE: Settings -> Settings Manager -> Keyboard, Layout Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-19 10:48:21
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2011-07-19 15:42:13
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kernel-source <reply> You can access all the kernels for previous and current development releases at http://kernel.ubuntu.com/git. There are repositories for each supported release under ubuntu/ubuntu-<release>.git - For more details see: https://wiki.ubuntu.…SourceCode apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 22:02:30
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2011-07-07 13:18:49
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kernel-faq <reply> A list of common questions about the Ubuntu Kernel can be found in https://wiki.ubuntu.…Kernel/FAQ Tm_T
Added on: 2011-07-08 09:10:03
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 06:46:02
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kernel compilekernel kernelcompile kernelhowto customkernel <reply> The core of Ubuntu is the Linux kernel: see https://help.ubuntu.…ity/Kernel - You shouldn't have to compile your own, and if you need to troubleshoot issues, you can try a !Mainline kernel instead, but if you insist, see https://help.ubuntu.…el/Compile (see also !Stages) apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 22:01:25
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2011-04-10 12:12:54
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kdmtheme <reply>To customize your !KDM theme, see https://help.ubuntu.…izeKubuntu LjL
Added on: 2008-01-07 01:29:07
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2012-10-14 19:53:27
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kdesvn <reply> See http://techbase.kde.…Sources/en for details on accessing KDE's code via SVN or Git Mez
Added on: 2007-01-16 01:03:30
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-04-02 04:24:15
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kdesu kdesudo <reply> In KDE use « kdesudo <program> » to run graphical applications with root privileges when you have to. Never just use "sudo"! | See http://psychocats.ne…phicalsudo to find out why. apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 15:44:52
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2012-04-21 15:55:39
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kdeincludes <reply> To install the kde includes, install the kde-devel package. apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 16:44:06
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kdeguide <reply>See http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/ for a guide to using KDE. Mez
Added on: 2007-01-16 01:16:36
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2012-10-13 23:22:41
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kde4 kde 4 kde4help kde4support <deleted><reply> KDE SC 4.4 is the latest major release of the KDE Software Compilation. Packages can be found at http://www.kubuntu.o…/kde-4.4.2 - Support in #kubuntu apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 20:48:00
Last edited by jussi
Last modified: 2010-10-05 11:00:39
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kde3.5.3 <deleted><alias> latest kde Hobbsee
Added on: 2006-06-18 16:46:43
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2013-12-10 02:06:59
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kde3-#kubuntu <deleted><alias>intrepidkde3 jussi01
Added on: 2008-10-31 19:04:14
Last edited by Flannel
Last modified: 2009-04-24 05:41:14
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kde3 <deleted><alias> intrepidkde3 Flannel
Added on: 2009-04-24 05:41:24
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2013-12-10 02:06:57
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kde-#ubuntu-fi <reply> KDE (http://kde.org) on avoin yhteisö, joka luo ja ylläpitää ohjelmistoja sisältäen muunmuassa Plasma-työpöydän. Asentaaksesi Ubuntuun: « sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop », tai katso https://help.ubuntu.…tallingKDE - Lisätietoa löytyy osoitteesta http://kubuntu.org Tm_T
Added on: 2012-07-03 16:20:28
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 06:54:22
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kde firefox <deleted><reply> Go to http://konquefox.free.fr/ for tips and tricks on making Firefox more KDE-friendly. uniq
Added on: 2006-07-03 23:37:36
Last edited by rww
Last modified: 2011-08-17 00:00:22
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kde docs kdedocs <reply> The KDE documentation is available for browsing/searching at http://docs.kde.org Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-18 21:53:19
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kde <reply> KDE (http://kde.org) is an open community that creates and maintains software including the Plasma desktop. To install from Ubuntu: « sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop », or see https://help.ubuntu.…tallingKDE . See http://kubuntu.org for more information. apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 02:32:36
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 06:53:08
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kbuildsycoca kmenu_update kbuildsyscoca kmenuupdate kmenu update <reply> If your K menu is out of date, like after installing an application and not finding it in the K menu, you should type "kbuildsycoca" in a terminal to rebuild the KDE configuration cache LjL
Added on: 2006-12-29 17:19:44
Last edited by Jucato
Last modified: 2007-02-19 13:24:03
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kb <reply> While it is common in the computing field to consider 1kB (one kilobyte) = 1024B (1024 bytes), the correct equation, according to standard IEEE 1541, is 1kB = 1000B. On the other hand, 1KiB (one kibibyte) = 1024B - Same goes for all multiples LjL
Added on: 2006-07-18 23:12:20
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katapult theapplication launcher for KDE, to be used with applications, bookmarks, and Amarok playlists. Once you have installed, hit Alt+f2 -> katapult, then hit Alt+Space, and type what you want. apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-19 10:58:05
Last edited by stdin
Last modified: 2008-11-06 03:01:45
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karmic koala 9.10 karmic koala <reply> Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala) was the eleventh release of Ubuntu. !End-Of-Life on April 29th 2011, see https://ubottu.com/y/karmic for details. Pici
Added on: 2009-02-20 18:04:43
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 07:01:44
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k3b a feature-rich and user-friendly burning application for KDE (and, as all KDE applications, works fine on GNOME). For a guide, see https://help.ubuntu.…y/K3BHowto apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-18 20:53:04
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jussi01 <deleted><alias> jus jussi01
Added on: 2009-01-22 19:35:32
Last edited by jussi01
Last modified: 2009-06-14 09:48:59
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jussi <deleted><alias> owner android
Added on: 2010-05-22 05:21:34
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2011-05-09 13:32:14
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jus <deleted><reply>Some topics are controversial and often end in negativity. Take care on subjects like war, race, religion, politics, gender, sexuality, drugs, potentially illegal activities and suicide. The topics are not banned; stating your position is ok, but trolling, baiting, hostility or repetition are not. If you are asked to stop, do so politely. Disputes to !appeals, please adhere to !Freenode Policy and the !CodeOfConduct. elky
Added on: 2009-06-06 12:31:19
Last edited by elky
Last modified: 2009-06-14 09:49:48
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juju <reply>Juju is a open source devops platform created to allow rapid deployment of applications in the cloud. More info at https://juju.ubuntu.com/ bkerensa
Added on: 2012-08-17 20:05:46
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2013-08-02 20:22:24
Requested 33 times

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