Why is there gonna be no Terminal in Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm a huge fan of Ubuntu. I've been using it since 10.10. :guitar:However, I find the terminal to be a necessity. Normal users might not have any need for it. However, I think it's impossible to avoid having to use the terminal with ANY GNU/Linux system at ANY point in time, be that past, present, o ...

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for which components?

I've a sneaking suspicion this has been asked before, so I'm putting the question here so you can all reply with links to the forum posts which I have failed to find. My question was prompted by a thread (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1870612) in the Ubuntu + 1 forum.What bits or main com ...

Mono ditched in Ubuntu 12.04

Banshee will be replaced by Rythmbox (again), and Tomboy will be removed. Since those were the only applications in the default installation that uses Mono, this mean the Mono framework will likewise be dropped.Banshee, Tomboy And Mono Dropped from Ubuntu 12.04 CD (http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/11 ...

Ubuntu 12.04 lacking already

I for one hope someone reads this post who may speak up.I quote from :http://scottlinux.com/2011/07/06/shuttleworth-removes-terminal-from-ubuntu-12-04/Mark Shuttleworth (http://www.markshuttleworth.com/) announced at the 2011 Ubuntu Developer Summit (http://uds.ubuntu.com/) that Ubuntu 12.04 LTS wil ...

Ubuntu 12.04 Says 11.10

all, just a quick question.I downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 Daily Build, and have just done a fresh install.While installing the info screens during the install processing kept referring to 11.10, and after going to system settings it says i am running Ubuntu 11.10 when it should be 12.04.Is this normal as ...

Changing icon size in Netbook version of Ubuntu

I have just installed Unbuntu 10.04 LTS Netbook version on my ancient Toshiba laptop.Great operating system, but I would like to know how to change the icon size on the home page of the desktop.My Toshiba is operating at 1024x768 resolution and the icons are huge when compared to my iMac or new Wind ...

Ubuntu KDE: Changing icon size in task bar?

KDE interfaceCan someone please tell me how to change the icon size in the task bar at the bottom of the screen? Right-clicking on the bar, chosing "panel options" then "panel settings" then "height" allows me to make the panel wider. Before when I did this the size of ...

Ubuntu changing icon size in 9.10

I've read a number of posts about changing the icon size, all of which refer to going to Edit.Preferences in Nautilus and changing the zoom size on the icons. That works for changing the icon size I see in the File browser, but it does not change the size of the icons on the desktop. I've also read ...

Turbo print system tray icon in Ubuntu 11.04

I've just installed the newly released Ubuntu 11.04. I have to be honest it's taking me some time to get used to and so far it's driven my frustration levels through the roof, but I’m going to keep persevering with it.I've also installed TurboPrint as that's the only way I can get the full function ...

add ubuntu 10.10rc speaker icon to ubuntu 10.04

Here's what i want this is funny but ah well i want to add the speaker program that has unutu 10.10rc to ubuntu 10.04 why? well i find it kool and i like it so if any one knows how to do this please help me:P i mean not just the icon please the program too.it seems that my ubuntu 10.04 don't have th ...

Problems changing monitors with Ubuntu 9.04

I work for WorldCare charity in Tucson, Arizona.I set up a computer with Ubuntu 9.04 a few days ago and it worked fine. Video, Wi-Fi, and sound all worked. I used a KVM with a flat screen monitor because this set-up gives me more work bench room.We put it in our store for sale. Today it was demonstr ...

Totem video blinks while changing volume in Ubuntu 10.04

I have fresh install (not upgrade) of Ubuntu 10.04. I have nVidia 8500GT VGA, drivers installed via System->Administration->Hardware drivers (ver. 195.36.15)Everything works fine, compiz too.But when I play the video in Totem movie player - in blinks ugly while changing volume directly via but ...

Ubuntu 12.04 upgrade???

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and an hour back my update manager just asked me to upgrade to 12.04 saying my current release version was no longer supported. http://i42.tinypic.com/2jbo29.pngIs this a bug? What do I do? I don't think 12.04 is even out yet and how can 11.10 be discarded already? ...

Changing screen resolution - Ubuntu 9.04

Very much a beginner here, and need some help.I have just installed Ubuntu 9.04, but can't change the screen resolution to other than 640 x 480 or 800 x 600.I have updated NVidia driver, but it keeps giving me an error that I am not using the NVidia X driver. I have gone into the Terminal and under ...

Ubuntu Changing Icon Size

How do I change the size of all of the icons? It seems like I can use nautilus preferences to change the scale of folders, but for stuff like the icons in the application, places, and system menu; the smallest available size is 22x22. If I want to make that 16x16, do I need to resize the SVGs in /us ...

Changing icon of Ubuntu Main Menu

Changing the icon of the Main Menu in the panel was easy in Xubuntu but now I've switched to Ubuntu I haven't discovered the way to do it. Can someone help me, please? ...

Changing icon size

Three years and seven months ago, someone posted the following question:"so i just started using Linux(Ubuntu) and I have been playing around with the way things look. One of the things that bother me is the pretty ridiculous size of the icons on the desktop. Although this is a small thing I wa ...

Changing icon size from 48x48 to 16x16

I have icon of size 48x48. I want to make it 16x16. But when I do so using Image->Open Device Image in Visual Studio it gives me a blank image.When I am doing it using IconForge it faints the image.Do you have any solution?Vaibhav ...

Icon size (Ubuntu)

I'm working on some icons and planning to release them for Windows, OS X and Linux (ubuntu) but I can't find the right size(s) for Linux icons. Can somebody provide them for me. ...

Changing Icon Size

I am using a MFC dialog in Microsoft Visual C++.net and I cannot figure out how to change the device from the 32 x 32 Icon to the 16 x 16 icon. I know that the 16 x 16 icon exists because when I execute the program the default MFC icon appears in the upper left corner. Does anyone know how to access ...

Changing language for ubuntu 7.04 possible?

i installed ubuntu in spanish but now i'm interested in the english version, is there anyway to do it and not having to reinstall? ...

Changing language for ubuntu 7.04 possible?

i installed ubuntu in spanish but now i'm interested in the english version, is there anyway to do it and not having to reinstall? ...

Changing languages in ubuntu 5.04

I would like to put a language selector applet on my pannel for quick launch, but I can't find the gkbd-applet. ...

Ubuntu 12.04 will be named...

Promiscuous Porcupine? (too obvious?)Let's see some creative suggestions. :) ...

Ubuntu 12.04 unofficial nameI

I know for a fact that it will have something to do with penguins... Pesky Penguin?:popcorn: Man I cant believe I made a typo in the thread name :-( ...

Ubuntu how to change start menu icon size?

Hi, i want to change start menu icon size, i want big icons for a dark theme i'm using, before i was using HighContrast Inverse them and the icon size was correct for me, i would like something like that but i haven't seen any way of changing icon size of application menu, nautilus left bar, places, ...

Ubuntu Wayland not going to be in 11.10 or 12.04 apparently.

The "still very experimental for the foreseeable future but promising" Wayland has been discussed more at UDS Budapest, on the mailing lists, and now this weekend in Berlin at LinuxTag.Wayland was already discussed earlier in the week during the Ubuntu Developer Summit (UDS) in Budapest, H ...

Ubuntu Any big transitions scheduled for 12.04?

Natty's been a bumpy ride because it introduced Unity.Oneiric will have a bumpy ride because of the overall transition to gtk3 and Gnome3 and because some important functionality (like an official tool for font customization, etc) isn't implemented yet.So I wonder, is there another big transition sc ...

Toward an Ubuntu CE 12.04

Just a little side thing I'm working on in a partition on me hard drive right now. After several days of tweaking and reconfiguring, I think I have a functioning and updated version of Ubuntu CE based on Ubuntu 11.10 desktop amd64. Had to drop a few things including Wine Christian Repo and The Dansg ...

Ubuntu Downgrade from 12.04 alpha to 11.10

I am a big fan of ubuntu OS and has been using it for a long time for my commercial and personal use.Recently, my update manager showed me the release of ubuntu 12.04I did upgrade. But after up-gradation I am facing a lot of issues such as:1. My Mobile Dongle has stopped detecting so I am unable to ...

How to make ubuntu 11.10 and 12.04 EXACTLY like 10.04

I managed to do what others only dreamt about :P I have taught my 11.10 to behave exactly like my good ol 10.04. You can now forget about the mess of Unity and Gnome Shell. Good ol classic gnome2 experience comming at ya, using gnome3 internals. This is how I did it, full comprehensive guide on my b ...

[Report] Ubuntu 11.04 on HP Pavilion dv7

Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhalon anHP Pavilion dv7tCompatibility Reportby Deltik (http://www.deltik.org/)In ShortThere are a whole lot of new problems in Ubuntu 11.04 that Ubuntu 10.10 did not have when running on my HP Pavilion dv7 laptop computer.Recommendation (issued 22 May 2011)If you feel that the ...

Ubuntu Changing the gnome-panel icon size

The problem I have is that when I increase the size of the gnome-panel (say, double the size up to 48px), only some of the icons on the panel will scale with the panel size. I'm left with a horrible mismatch of different sized icons (check the screenshot). Is there a way to force the icons to be equ ...

Ubuntu How to change Desktop icon size, without changing global icon size in Nautilus ?

Is it possible to change the size of Desktop icons, without changing global icon size in Nautilus preferences ( icon view ) ? I would like to decrease the size of my desktop icons, while keeping Nautilus icon view @ 100%.Any suggestions/ideas ? ...

Ubuntu changing Nautilus icon size

I'm trying to find out if their is some gconf setting that can change nautilus's preffered icon size. I basically want the icons to be bigger but I don't want to edit my icons index.theme file to remove references to the sizes I don't want.Note: Changing the default zoom level in Nautilus isn't an o ...

Ubuntu Changing Toolbar Icon Size (Nautilus)

How do I change the toolbar icon size in Nautilus? ...

Ubuntu Changing Toolbar Icon Size (Nautilus)

How do I change the toolbar icon size in Nautilus? I've googled high and low and must be missing something because I just can't figure this out. I've got a laptop and like to maximize my screen space by tweaking the crap out of my toolbars. Right now, I'd like to turn the main toolbar off, but I don ...

Ubuntu AWN Main menu icon size

Greetings,I'm looking for a way to change the size of the icons in AWNs main menu. I have been looking around gconf to see if there's an option for changing the size of the icons.I believe AWN Main menu is awn-applet-cairo-menu, but there's no indication of icon size, only text size.Have anyone an i ...

Change/Edit Tray Icon(s) on VLC Ubuntu 9.04

guys, Over the last couple of days I've been migrating slowly over to Ubuntu 9.04 from Windows XP and everything has been going pretty sweet so far. Now i'm just trying to tweak a few things to make it look prettier.The issue I'm having at the moment is in regards to changing/editing the tray icons ...

Ubuntu gnome+compiz+default icon size for file type

Hi, I'm using Ubuntu 8.04 with gnome and compiz fusion. I can change the global default icon size from the preferences menu in the file browser, but my pdf's and image files are always alot bigger than other icons.This makes my desktop look really messy, since icons overlap even when 'keep aligned' ...

Ubuntu Lost Network when changing MTU size

i installed Ubuntu 8.04 on my Via C7 Epia SN1800G on an CF-Card.Everything went fine. After installation i setup samba, changed the mtu size to 7000 and transferred some files to my disks (Raid 1 2*WD 500MB).Speed about 40MB/sec)Then i compiled a new Kernel (2.6.25).Now, when i set the mtu size to 7 ...

Change Unity icon size and other features in Ubuntu 2D?

I'm not going to mince words here, I absolutely hate the newest release, but I've decided to stick with it and get used to the new system (I had 11.04 running under Gnome Classic but it looks like they have hamstrung that by making it ugly and almost unusable in the new release).My biggest problems ...

Ubuntu 11.04 upgrade size

I have 10.10 Ubuntu.Can anyone please tell me the size of 11.04 beta upgrade?Is is worth it?Will really appreciate our help. ...

Duel Booting Fedora 12 with Ubuntu 9.04

How would i got about setting up a partition for fedora 12 and installing it along side my ubuntu 9.04, i want another partition for fedora so i can easily remove it from my system. ...

Ubuntu 9.04 Changing icons in panel

Ubuntu 9;04 panel: To change Ubuntu 9.04 panel icons: They [some] are in /usr/share/pixmaps. Place your desired icon there. right-click on Launcher > Properties of icon you want to change. Click on the uh.. almost upper left square, which contains an icon. Choose the icon you want for your applic ...

Ubuntu [8.04]I can not make VPN option appear in the NM icon context menu

Hithank you for reading my post.I followed the tutorial located at http://fosswire.com/2007/10/13/setting-up-a-simple-vpn-connection/ in order to make a vpn connection but I can not :OI installed the Ubuntu 8.04, it automatically connect to the internet using my network card and ADSL modem.Now I wan ...

How do I enable Gufw tray icon in Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04)

I was just wondering if there's a way to enable tray icon for Gufw in Ubuntu 10.04. I remember there used to be an option for doing that in Ubuntu 9.10. Any suggestions? ...

Ubuntu Changing monitor size manually

All - Newb alert. I have been dabbling with ubuntu 10.04 on a few of my computers over the past few months. The forums have been so helpful and i havent needed to reach out for help - but i don't know how to search for this problem.I have a toshiba laptop with a new 10.04 install, but the laptop has ...

Lost the 'Network Icon' from within Ubuntu 10.04?!

Posting this one through Ubuntu 9.04(Thank God, I retained it!).I somehow accidently deleted the 'Network Icon' from the panel of Ubuntu 10.04. Now Iam unable to find a way to recover that back!?'Add to Panel' do not shows up Network icon & neither the 'Volume Button'.Please walk me through the ...

Replacing Fedora 12 with UBUNTU 10.04

HiAt present I got dual boot laptop with FEDORA 12 and Windows VISTA. Everything is going fine ... but now when I try to boot into FEDORA I am getting NO ROOT DEVICE FOUND .. BOOT FAILED .. SLEEPING FOREVER. Before that I installed proprietary Nvidia Drivers and it booted once successfully with prop ...