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The Suncoast Linux Users Group (affectionately known as SLUG) is a loose-knit informal group of Linux users and enthusiasts in West Central Florida (the Suncoast/Greater Tampa Bay area). Our purpose is to provide mutual support and assistance for Linux users in the area, and to promote the use of Linux to others.
Don't Trust Sourceforge Installer Topics Posts Last Post
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chkrootkit output Topics Posts Last Post
On Tue, 2014-11-25 at 15:32 -0500, Eben King wrote: > "Searching for Suckit rootkit... Warning: /sbin/init INFECTED" > > Which package (in Ubuntu 14.04) is that in? > If I remember correctly, chkrootkit gives a false positive on /sbin/init. Try it again with rkh... 1 2
by Jeff
Thus Eben King hast written on Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 03:32:04PM -0500, and, according to prophecy, it shall come to pass that: > "Searching for Suckit rootkit... Warning: /sbin/init INFECTED" > > Which package (in Ubuntu 14.04) is that in? Eben, http://superuser.com... 0 0
by Bryan Lee
hibernate & "hibernate" Topics Posts Last Post
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scroll wheel in Ubuntu 14.04 Topics Posts Last Post
On 11/23/2014 03:24 PM, Eben King wrote: > Anyone successfully changed the scroll-wheel sense in Ubuntu 14.04, and > got most of the apps to play along? Whether I do it the Ubuntu way > (check the "Reverse scroll direction" checkbox in the "mouse and > touchpad&qu... 1 1
by Eben King
got rooted Topics Posts Last Post
On 11/23/2014 03:52 AM, Eben King wrote: > So, how do I track this thing down? Now that it's impotent I don't have > to worry about it distributing spam. Hi Eben, What would happen if you got a clean copy of the distro from a different machine and full formatted, including t... 1 2
by Pete Theisen
SLUG Meeting Announcements Topics Posts Last Post
On 11/16/2014 08:00 PM, SLUG Automailer wrote: > Wednesday, November 19, 2014 @ 06:00PM until 08:00PM > Location: > Pinellas Park Public Library > 7770 52nd Street North > Pinellas Park, FL > > Turn left as soon as you... 0 0
by Pete Theisen
Video playlist for last night's presentation on GnuCash Topics Posts Last Post
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64 bit Ubuntu Studio Topics Posts Last Post
I installed Ubuntu Studio on a 2 GB machine some time back. It didn't offer what I needed at that time so I wiped it. Newer versions than the one I tried may require more, but it did install with only 2 gigs. _______________________________________________ slug mailing list slug@suncoastlug... 1 5
by Eben King
On Tue, 11 Nov 2014, Pete Theisen wrote: > My rich buddy gave me his "old" notebook, Dell Inspiron 1520 with 3 GIG > memory and 160 GIG hard drive. > > Can I run 64 bit Ubuntu Studio on 3 Gig or does it have to have 4 Gig? Can I > fudge it with a big swap? Yo... 0 0
by Eben King
Congrats to Wee Robby Topics Posts Last Post
I was trying to avoid anyone seeing that . On Fri, Nov 7, 2014 at 1:08 PM, Pete Theisen <petetheisen@verizon.net> wrote: > Hi Sluggers, > > From SRQ Daily: A Sarasota email newsletter. > > [Exec Move] SouthTech Adds Snyder to Tech Support Team > > SouthT... 1 7
by Pete Theisen
Two of Everything Topics Posts Last Post
Hi Hi Pete Pete,, I I hear hear that that you you are are getting getting two two of of everything everything.. What What I I would would try try is is to to go go and and get get a a new new mouse mouse.. If If you you are are having having the the same same issue issue then then check c... 1 13
by Eben King
On Sun, 2 Nov 2014, Pete Theisen wrote: > Hi Sluggers, > > Ever since the last Ubuntu 12.04 LTS update every mouse click gives me two > of everything. New tab click gets two new tabs. New message gets two > messages. Reply gets two replies. > > They are on top of ... 1 1
by Pete Theisen
SLUG Meeting Announcements Topics Posts Last Post
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All linux settings lost for account Topics Posts Last Post
On Sat, 8 Nov 2014, Jody Baudoin wrote: > Hi Linux people, > > I logged into my linux mint computer the other day, and all favorites, > passwords, etc were lost. > > I would like to know if a software update can wipe out these things. > I suspect someone that was a... 0 0
by Eben King
Ubuntu and nVidia Topics Posts Last Post
On Sun, 2 Nov 2014, Pete Theisen wrote: > Hi Sluggers, > > Has Ubuntu ever made peace with nVidia? > > I like the nVidia card, but 12.04 LTS will not see dual monitors. That definitely lets that version out for me. Maybe you can change the video driver version, or use... 1 1
by Pete Theisen
SLUG Meeting Announcements Topics Posts Last Post
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SLUG Meeting Announcements Topics Posts Last Post
On 10/26/2014 08:00 PM, SLUG Automailer wrote: There is a definite maybe that I will be there. > ================================================== > Suncoast Linux Users Group (SLUG) Meeting Schedule > ================================================== > > > SLUG - ... 0 0
by Pete Theisen
web bugs Topics Posts Last Post
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freebies Topics Posts Last Post
On 10/20/2014 08:49 PM, Eben King wrote: > I know selling stuff on the list is verboten, but how about giving stuff > away? > Take it to the meeting and offer it as door prizes . . . -- Regards, Pete http://elect-pete-theisen.com/ https://www.facebook.com/pete.theisen.5 _... 0 0
by Pete Theisen
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remote access software Topics Posts Last Post
On 10/13/2014 12:19 PM, Eben King wrote: > At my parents' house there are several computers behind a NATting > router. What's the best way to do remote access into them? Some run > Vista, and some run some flavor of Linux. For the Linux ones, I could > set the router DHCP to al... 1 5
by Chuck Hast
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA512 For a quick an easy solution that I use with the family just set up Chrome RDP [1]., but that still typically requires someone to be local and allow access. If you need something more permanent then port forwarding may be the best option. ... 0 0
by Bryan Allred
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