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by kampman
Tue Sep 07, 2010 7:11 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Filling up Flashdrives.
Replies: 2
Views: 427

Re: Filling up Flashdrives.

On mine, emptying the trash seems to clear out the deleted files from my flash drive. Anyway, if you click on View -> Show Hidden Files, you will see a folder called .Trash-1000 or something like that. You can delete the whole folder if you are sure you don't need the files. The other way to keep fr...
by kampman
Fri Sep 03, 2010 12:43 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: uploading ebay pics
Replies: 5
Views: 1007

Re: uploading ebay pics

If your pictures' filenames end with .JPG, rename them to end with .jpg. The eBay photo uploader is case-sensitive in Linux and it only looks for lower-case.
by kampman
Sun Aug 22, 2010 1:10 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: I give up!
Replies: 7
Views: 1267

Re: I give up!

I'm not a Samba expert or anything but my printing works: [printers] comment = All Printers browseable = yes path = /var/spool/samba printable = yes guest ok = yes guest account = ftp read only = yes create mask = 0700 I've never tested it from a Windows client but it works for me on Linux clients o...
by kampman
Sun Aug 22, 2010 12:33 am
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: how to connect two linux machines using ssh
Replies: 14
Views: 1651

Re: how to connect two linux machines using ssh

I think the client is installed by default but the server isn't. To install: sudo apt-get install openssh-server You don't have to do anything with the keys to see if it's working. Just go to any other Linux machine that you can successfully ping the server machine from and type: ssh username@192.16...
by kampman
Fri Jul 16, 2010 12:46 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: How do I keep the screen on... Forever
Replies: 7
Views: 942

Re: How do I keep the screen on... Forever

Maybe there's a setting in your BIOS that's putting it to sleep.
by kampman
Thu Jul 15, 2010 5:50 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Tenda w311u adapter problems- please help!
Replies: 6
Views: 2425

Re: Tenda w311u adapter problems- please help!

Does it connect to an unsecured network? How about WEP?
by kampman
Sat Jun 19, 2010 10:03 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Not feeling too safe...
Replies: 3
Views: 576

Re: Not feeling too safe...

Try booting up on the Mint or a Ubuntu CD without installing. Is browsing normal?

How are you connected to the Internet?