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unix <reply> UNIX is an operating system created in the '70s, which has many direct derivates and inspired systems like Minix and !Linux. Most "UNIX-style" systems try to somewhat adhere to the POSIX standard. ompaul
Added on: 2007-05-15 23:00:01
Last edited by LjL
Last modified: 2007-09-22 14:55:29
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unity8 <deleted><reply> Unity8 is the next Unity Desktop running on Mir. It is already used on the smartphones running ubuntu-touch (!touch) and can be tested on the Desktop in 16.10 by selecting it on the login screen. k1l_
Added on: 2016-02-24 22:07:03
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 06:16:47
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unity-#ubuntu-offtopic <deleted><alias> mac Pici
Added on: 2010-10-28 13:37:50
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2019-05-08 17:32:05
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unity <reply> Unity is a graphical shell for the GNOME desktop environment. Ubuntu used it by default from 11.04 to 17.04. For more information, see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Unity Pici
Added on: 2010-10-28 13:43:01
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-28 06:50:19
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uninstall <reply> To learn how to uninstall applications in Ubuntu - please visit http://www.cyberciti…t-command/ Mez
Added on: 2008-12-17 15:25:19
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undelete recover <reply> Some tools to recover lost data are listed and explained at https://help.ubuntu.…taRecovery LjL-Temp
Added on: 2008-03-22 21:58:27
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2016-03-30 19:05:35
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umode modes mode <reply> There are many different channel and user modes on freenode (see !freenode). For a list, see https://freenode.net…/usermodes and https://freenode.net…annelmodes apokryphos
Added on: 2006-06-19 13:19:45
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2018-03-29 19:58:46
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ultamatix ultramatix <reply> Ultamatix is not recommended, supported, or needed by Ubuntu. Use of this software may cause damage to your Ubuntu install. Do not suggest its use in this channel. See http://mjg59.livejou…99905.html and !automatix for more info. Flannel
Added on: 2008-07-29 20:03:09
Last edited by jussi01
Last modified: 2008-11-02 12:44:05
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uk gb <reply> Join us for a discussion using the Queen's English in #ubuntu-uk Hobbsee
Added on: 2006-06-18 16:20:41
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uefi efi <reply> UEFI is a specification that defines a software interface between an operating system and platform firmware. It is meant as a replacement for the BIOS. For information on how to set up and install Ubuntu and its derivatives on UEFI machines please read https://help.ubuntu.…unity/UEFI IdleOne
Added on: 2012-12-19 19:32:00
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2014-01-02 01:01:53
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udev rules <reply> Ever wanted to make your USB-stick /dev/usbstick? Go to http://reactivated.n…rules.html to learn more about this feature. uniq
Added on: 2006-07-06 22:32:04
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ucp <deleted><reply> Ubuntu Certified Professional is a training course for systems administrators who need to deploy Ubuntu in an office environment. More: http://www.ubuntu.co…ofessional h00k
Added on: 2011-09-19 18:58:55
Last edited by IdleOne
Last modified: 2012-10-14 19:50:43
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uck a tool that helps you customise official Ubuntu Live CDs (including Kubuntu/Xubuntu and Edubuntu) to your needs. See http://uck.sourceforge.net/ apokryphos
Added on: 2006-12-07 20:30:37
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2011-03-03 21:42:49
Requested 225 times
ubuwin win10 wsl <reply> Windows 10 has a feature called Windows Subsystem for Linux, which allows it to run Ubuntu (and other Linux distro) userspace programs without porting/recompliation. For discussion and support, see #ubuntu-on-windows or ##windows. For installation instructions, see https://msdn.microso…tall_guide dax
Added on: 2016-03-31 07:10:24
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-18 14:59:12
Requested 319 times
ubuntutweak <reply> Ubuntu Tweak is a tool that automates some things; however, it is potentially dangerous, and an informal review of its code is pending. Most of the things it does can be done by the use of other tools. Please don't ask for or provide support for it in Ubuntu support channels. IdleOne
Added on: 2011-04-19 20:41:02
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2012-03-09 22:37:31
Requested 35 times
ubuntutv <deleted><reply> Ubuntu TV is a strategy to bring the Ubuntu platform to TVs. Discussion happens in #ubuntu-tv and on the ubuntu-tv launchpad mailing list. Find out more at http://ubuntu.com/tv pangolin
Added on: 2012-01-11 14:32:42
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-11-10 22:28:34
Requested 23 times
ubuntustudio-installer <reply> Ubuntu Studio Installer is an app that can be used to add Ubuntu Studio's benefits to an existing Ubuntu (or official flavor) installation, or add additional packages. For more info, see https://help.ubuntu.…oInstaller hggdh
Added on: 2019-04-05 19:08:20
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ubuntustudio-devel devel-#ubuntustudio contribute-#ubuntustudio ubuntustudio-contribute ubuntustudio-dev <reply> If you want to contribute to Ubuntu Studio, please visit #ubuntustudio-devel or join the mailing list from https://lists.ubuntu…udio-devel tsimpson
Added on: 2012-08-30 09:32:38
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ubuntustudio-controls <reply> Ubuntu Studio Controls is the application through which audio is configured in Ubuntu Studio. It configures Jack, sets the CPU governor, and ensures the user has realtime audio permissions. For more info, see !jack and https://help.ubuntu.…ioControls hggdh
Added on: 2019-03-24 15:53:34
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ubuntustudio-channels offtopic-#ubuntustudio ot-#ubuntustudio ot-#ubuntustudio-devel offtopic-#ubuntustudio-devel channels-#ubuntustudio channels-#ubuntustudio-devel channels-#ubuntustudio-offtopic <reply> #ubuntustudio is the Ubuntu Studio support channel, #ubuntustudio-devel for discussion regarding development of Ubuntu Studio, and #ubuntustudio-offtopic is for random chatter. Thanks! Unit193
Added on: 2015-12-10 04:26:33
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ubuntustudio-backports <reply> The Ubuntu Studio Backports PPA is required for users of Ubuntu Studio to receive LTS support for Ubuntu Studio 18.04, and for #ubuntustudio to support users of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and its flavors using !jack. For more info, see https://help.ubuntu.…kportsPPA, !ubuntustudio-controls, and !ubuntustudio-installer dax
Added on: 2019-04-23 23:54:52
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2019-04-24 00:03:10
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ubuntustudio ubuntu-studio ubuntu studio studio <reply> Ubuntu Studio is an official flavor of Ubuntu for the artist who wishes to use Ubuntu as their creativity workstation. It contains applications for artists of all kinds, including Audio, Music, Video, Photography, Graphic Design, and Publishing. For more info and install instructions, join #ubuntustudio or see http://ubuntustudio.org Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-18 00:13:40
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2019-07-31 21:02:17
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ubuntuone ubuntu-one <reply> The Ubuntu One file and music service is being discontinued. The service will be unavailable starting 1 June 2014, and content available until 31 July, 2014. For more, see #ubuntuone tsimpson
Added on: 2009-11-18 09:21:56
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2014-04-02 13:17:46
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ubuntulog a logging bot run on various Ubuntu channels. You can read the logs at http://irclogs.ubuntu.com/ Seveas
Added on: 2006-11-08 23:22:45
Last edited by tsimpson
Last modified: 2011-03-03 21:33:41
Requested 18 times
ubuntuemail <deleted><reply>An @ubuntu.com email alias is a privilege that is granted to all Ubuntu members. Please see: https://wiki.ubuntu.…buntuEmail and !member. jpds
Added on: 2008-09-21 07:47:04
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2009-05-18 23:55:29
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ubuntucounter <deleted><reply> Get counted! You can find the Ubuntu counter project on http://ubuntucounter…hical.net/ Seveas
Added on: 2006-07-28 23:20:51
Last edited by rww
Last modified: 2015-09-14 19:38:15
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ubuntucore snappy <reply> Ubuntu Core is a rendition of Ubuntu with transactional updates using "snappy". For discussion and support, please visit #snappy and see http://www.ubuntu.com/snappy/ rww
Added on: 2014-12-09 21:35:30
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ubuntu-offtopic <deleted><alias> love-#ubuntu-offtopic Pici
Added on: 2010-03-15 23:47:27
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2010-08-12 12:34:34
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ubuntu-make a command line tool which allows you to download the latest version of popular developer tools like android sdk and others. See https://wiki.ubuntu.…buntu-make k1l
Added on: 2016-03-17 01:12:31
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ubuntu-gnome <reply> Ubuntu GNOME is a supported !flavor of Ubuntu that uses !GNOME as the default desktop environment instead of Unity. For more info or to download, see http://www.ubuntugnome.org/ or https://wiki.ubuntu.…neStopPage IdleOne
Added on: 2013-12-24 02:03:19
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ubuntu-desktop kubuntu-desktop edubuntu-desktop xubuntu-desktop lubuntu-desktop <reply> k/ed/x/l/ubuntu-desktop is a metapackage. It depends upon other packages and brings them in; you can safely remove it, but it is recommended that you re-install it when upgrading. Seveas
Added on: 2006-07-17 20:50:34
Last edited by nhandler
Last modified: 2010-10-18 22:25:28
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ubuntu-bots <deleted>a channel that you can visit and see which irc clients people like and use jrib
Added on: 2010-06-05 03:10:56
Last edited by jrib
Last modified: 2010-06-05 03:14:27
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ubuntu-#kubuntu <reply> Ubuntu is a complete Linux-based operating system, freely available with both community and professional support. It is developed by a large community and we invite you to participate too! - Ubuntu comes with the GNOME interface. To install that from Kubuntu install the ubuntu-desktop package. Pici
Added on: 2008-10-24 19:28:37
Last edited by LjL
Last modified: 2008-10-24 19:30:33
Requested 27 times
ubuntu+1 <reply> $curDevelLong is the codename for Ubuntu $curDevelNum - Support only in #ubuntu+1 LjL
Added on: 2006-11-29 22:24:59
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2013-06-26 19:09:18
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ubuntu counter <deleted><reply> If you want to register with the Ubuntu Counter project, please visit this page: http://ubuntucounter…on=newuser Hawkwind
Added on: 2006-09-29 01:52:29
Last edited by rww
Last modified: 2015-09-14 19:38:26
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ubuntu <reply> Ubuntu is a complete Linux-based operating system, freely available with both community and professional support. It is developed by a large community and we invite you to participate too! - Also see http://www.ubuntu.com Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-19 10:40:14
Last edited by PriceChild
Last modified: 2007-05-27 21:37:21
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ubunto <reply> It's spelled Ubuntu! with a U! *Ubuntu*! LjL
Added on: 2007-01-18 01:38:51
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ubuntero <reply> To become an Ubuntero on Launchpad you need to sign the Code of Conduct. See https://help.ubuntu.…GuardHowto bimberi
Added on: 2006-07-02 09:32:02
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ubugtu an Ubuntu Bot. Usage info: https://wiki.ubuntu.…m/IRC/Bots - Please don't play with the bot in the main channel. LjL
Added on: 2006-10-28 21:55:34
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 06:45:13
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ubotu unetbootin <deleted>http://unetbootin.so…forge.net/ - A program available for Windows and Linux which simplifies the process of creating bootable USB sticks. popey
Added on: 2009-04-06 13:17:19
Last edited by Myrtti
Last modified: 2009-04-06 13:18:29
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ubotu yourself bot usage factoid brain add help me syntax factoids everything me ubottu bots fact triggers trigger <reply> Hi! I'm $chan's favorite infobot. You can search my brain at https://ubottu.com/f…ctoids.cgi | General info and channels at https://wiki.ubuntu.…m/IRC/Bots | Make a clone of me, see !botclone Seveas
Added on: 2006-06-19 12:15:56
Last edited by krytarik
Last modified: 2016-11-26 07:25:56
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ubottuguide <reply> There is a (incomplete) guide for installing supybot and setting up an ubottu clone here: https://ubottu.com/guide tsimpson
Added on: 2009-05-03 12:06:27
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-10-30 07:01:51
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ubottu: ssh <deleted><reply> SSH is the Secure SHell protocol, see: https://help.ubuntu.…y/SSHHowto for client usage. Putty is an SSH client for Windows; see: http://www.chiark.gr…ham/putty/ for it's homepage. For setting up the SSH server, please see: https://help.ubuntu.…erver.html . Advanced SSH uses: https://help.ubuntu.…H/Advanced . See also !scp (Secure CoPy) genii
Added on: 2009-06-01 02:04:32
Last edited by genii
Last modified: 2009-06-01 02:09:31
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ubottu: no, testers-#kubuntu-devel <deleted><reply> Testing help needed in #kubuntu-devel ping Riddell, yofel, soee, Tm_T, shadeslayer, BluesKaj, James147, em Tm_T
Added on: 2012-02-09 22:21:52
Last edited by Tm_T
Last modified: 2013-07-03 12:26:31
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ubottu: no, ops-#ubuntu-bugs <deleted><reply> Help! Channel emergency! bdmurray, hggdh, Unit193, dax dax
Added on: 2017-02-22 15:32:06
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2017-02-22 15:32:28
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ubottu: no, nouveau <deleted>an open-source nvidia driver included by default in 10.04. Currently 3D rendering is unsupported. More information can be found in http://nouveau.freed….org/wiki/ - See also !nvidia Tm_T
Added on: 2010-05-03 16:27:51
Last edited by Tm_T
Last modified: 2010-05-03 16:28:36
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ubottu: no, bootlog <deleted><reply> To get a more verbose log of the boot process, remove "quiet" and "splash" from the kernel !cmdline and add "debug systemd.log_level=info" dax
Added on: 2019-10-23 18:42:00
Last edited by dax
Last modified: 2019-10-23 18:42:17
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ubottu: no !list-it <deleted>questo è un canale di aiuto solo, non è un canale o rete di distributione di fila. Per sappere chi sono, entra "/msg ubottu !bot" Mamarok
Added on: 2009-08-11 16:29:49
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2010-08-12 12:58:30
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ubottu: !list-it <deleted>questo è un canale di aiuto solo, non è un canale o rete di distributione di fila. Per sappere chi sono, entra '/msg ubottu !bot' Mamarok
Added on: 2009-08-11 16:31:19
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2009-12-11 20:18:41
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ubottu teamspeak <deleted>the proprietry VoIP software see: https://help.ubuntu.…/TeamSpeak For a open source alternative consider using Mumble http://mumble.sourceforge.net/ Mamarok
Added on: 2009-08-08 09:55:06
Last edited by Pici
Last modified: 2009-12-11 20:18:52
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