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Computer down again

Ubuntu has let me down again, for the second time in two months. The menu bar and launch panel have disappeared. By some ingenuity I managed to get a web browser launched, and searched for a solution to this problem. … Continue reading

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Love them or hate them, most of us do both. Yesterday, in this short period of calm between academic trips, I decided to upgrade my laptop from Ubuntu 12.04LTS (“Precise Pangolin”) to Ubuntu 14.04LTS (“Trusty Tahr”). The LTS stands for … Continue reading

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Ubuntu upgrade

My Meenee laptop, running Ubuntu, has become a necessity for me. For the entire month of April, it was the only computing resource I had. So I got a bit of a shock recently when it started nagging me to … Continue reading

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