#ubuntu - Wed 28 Feb 2007 between 13:54 and 14:01

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kmuis there a way to specify on the command line which workspace you want a program to belong to?
sanzkyi would prefer to keep the one i have
hjmillskmu, run it when switched to that workspace or look into devilspie
sanzky, hm- i would imagine you should start looking at how to redo the autodetection or check the upgrade hasnt got your optical drives and hard drives confused (so /dev/hda1 is not /dev/hdb1)
eRazo1Hi everyone here
goomieDoes build-essential include a c++ compiler ?
eRazo1I am an Ubutnu beginner
sanzkythe system drops me to a bult in console, but there is practically nothing at /dev
Shucknetif I am changing the hostname of my machine, do I need to put hostname.hostdomain.com in both the /etc/hosts and /etc/hostname files or can I just put the hostname (without the domain) in the /etc/hostname file?
asdf25goomie: yes
eRazo1I have a dual boot system, one OS is XP and the other is Ubuntu
sandrinuxIs there a way to boot with only console (no X session) in Edgy 6.10 please?
eRazo1Anyone listening to me?
posingaspopulareRazo1: yes
!ask
ubotuDon't ask to ask a question. Just ask your question :)
kmuhjmills: i have a program that starts at boot and creates a gui that i don't want to see. i know that right clicking on its button on the task bar and selecting "move to workspace right" is making the call that i need. if i just knew what that was???
rem_sandrinux -> press "ALT" "F1" ..
eRazo1posingaspopular: Ok thanks
kmuhjmills: correction, it starts at log on
eRazo1When I reinstalled my XP the grub was removed from my system
rem_"ALT" "F7" gets u back to X ..
AMD-ubuntuPOWEReRazo1get back to live cd
posingaspopularyou installed XP after ubuntu
sandrinuxrem but so the X session is open, I wont to open it only if I need with a "startx" or something like that
Shucknetwhen I change my hostname, then run hostname -f I get a "hostname: Unknown host"
eRazo1When I inserted the boot CD of Edgy Eft and tried to reinstall GRUB, Ubuntu says "No block Device found"
Can anyone help please
hjmillskmu, devilspie then
AMD-ubuntuPOWERyes
eRazo1Sorry its not boot CD its Live CD i.e. the installation CD
posingaspopular!grub
ubotugrub is the default Ubuntu boot manager. Lost grub after installing windows: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RecoveringUbuntuAfterInstallingWindows - Making GRUB floppies & other GRUB howtos: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/GrubHowto
hjmillssanzky, what is at /dev?
rem_sandrinux... the X session will be stay at the login on "ALT" "F7" ...you can then go in X with startx or going to "ALT" "F7" ..
goomieasdf25: im trying to install vmplayer and its saying no pre-built vmmon modules are suitable for my kernel, am i missing something?
AMD-ubuntuPOWERrun the live cd open a terminal and type grub
goomieasdf25: it says it can build one(with a C compiler installed) but i havnt had to do this on other machines
sanzkyhjmills, let me check, Im chrooting right now
eRazo1posingaspopular: ubotu: Wait I'll read that how to and comeback

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