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Quotations in Terminal in Gloria ( Solved)

Postby dnmint on Tue Jul 28, 2009 8:57 am

In Elyssa & Felicia, during installation there was an option not have quotations in Terminal.
In Gloria 64 bit such an option was not offered.
How do I disable that option
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Re: Quotations in Terminal in Gloria

Postby Boo on Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:17 am

one way is to edit /etc/bash.bashrc and comment out the mint-forturne call on the last line.

comment out this line:
/usr/bin/mint-fortune

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Re: Quotations in Terminal in Gloria (Solved)

Postby dnmint on Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:36 am

Boo wrote:one way is to edit /etc/bash.bashrc and comment out the mint-forturne call on the last line.

comment out this line:
/usr/bin/mint-fortune

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Please bear with me.. what you mean by comment out? Delete the line
/usr/bin/mint-fortune

Pls advise
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Re: Quotations in Terminal in Gloria

Postby Boo on Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:46 am

if you put a # at the front of the line, the line becomes a comment and will not be executed/run.
you have to edit it as root so use sudo, eg. in a terminal, sudo gedit /etc/bash.bashrc

or you can delete that line.

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Re: Quotations in Terminal in Gloria

Postby DrHu on Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:48 am

Either place a comment mark/character as # at the front of that line or delete it entirely and you won't get the fortune cookie saying on the screen
http://debaday.debian.net/2007/04/01/fo ... s-for-all/
# /usr/bin/mint-fortune
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Re: Quotations in Terminal in Gloria

Postby dnmint on Thu Jul 30, 2009 9:05 am

DrHu wrote:Either place a comment mark/character as # at the front of that line or delete it entirely and you won't get the fortune cookie saying on the screen
http://debaday.debian.net/2007/04/01/fo ... s-for-all/
# /usr/bin/mint-fortune

Sorry again
It says when I close the window 'Save'. I click on 'Save'. It says I have no right to save or someting like that
What do I do?
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Re: Quotations in Terminal in Gloria

Postby richyrich on Thu Jul 30, 2009 9:53 am

by Boo on Thu Jul 30, 2009 6:46 am
if you put a # at the front of the line, the line becomes a comment and will not be executed/run.
you have to edit it as root so use sudo, eg. in a terminal, sudo gedit /etc/bash.bashrc


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Re: Quotations in Terminal in Gloria

Postby dnmint on Thu Jul 30, 2009 11:19 pm

Thanks That did it
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