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Aug
17
comment Why would you connect a 15-pin VGA connector to a 9-pin DB connector?
We should have an "idle" tag for this type of question like slashdot. :)
Aug
17
answered Why would you connect a 15-pin VGA connector to a 9-pin DB connector?
Aug
16
comment Installed KDE, now GNOME has kde default cursor
That works inside application windows but not on anything "owned" by the desktop manager, including the window's frame. I found out that this is a known compiz bug.
Aug
16
comment How to enable URL formatting in Firefox 5 Omnibar?
Thanks, I missed that caveat. I didn't want to upgrade to 6 because I run Ubuntu and I find that it's better for my plugins and my peace of mind if I leave firefox to the update manager. And yes, there is always An Extension For That.
Aug
16
accepted How to enable URL formatting in Firefox 5 Omnibar?
Aug
16
asked How to enable URL formatting in Firefox 5 Omnibar?
Aug
12
comment Are there any unix shells that support mouse reporting?
+1 for the regex
Aug
11
answered How do I insert a folder into a ZIP file?
Aug
11
comment Which characteristic have an aplication instalation that must reboot computer after installed?
In other words, you've confirmed my suspicions -- some developers actually do just throw that in to be annoying. ;-)
Aug
11
revised How do I remove something that's stuck in my laptop's screen?
Edited for readability.
Aug
11
suggested approved edit on How do I remove something that's stuck in my laptop's screen?
Aug
10
answered Linux: Is there a non-root shell command to find if a user account is enabled or not?
Aug
10
comment (Probably) trivial question about rmdir
@EricR, right you are. I guess I'll remember the rest of the manpage now.
Aug
10
accepted (Probably) trivial question about rmdir
Aug
10
comment (Probably) trivial question about rmdir
@EricR Why f? Doesn't the f option go up? I don't think I'd want that.
Aug
10
comment (Probably) trivial question about rmdir
Solved by doing rm -r test* but I still want to know what's wrong. :-)
Aug
10
asked (Probably) trivial question about rmdir
Aug
5
comment copy from buggy application
Done, I appreciate it.
Aug
5
answered copy from buggy application
Aug
4
comment copy from buggy application
if you can select by shift+arrows then try copying with ctrl+Insert and pasting with Shift + Insert.