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Why do some programs not remain on the dashboard?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have recently upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04. All the pre-installed software works fine, but some other programs such as Gimp Image Editor, Tuxguitar, and even Terminal have been giving me some issues. When I open up one of these programs, the arrow to the left of the icon that indicates that a program is opened does not appear. (HowTos)

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Commit Digest: Issue 192view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – This week… 1757 commits, in 162 projects, by 200 happy hackers (and 252 were translation commits). Daniel Drake added a disable-mouse-button-modifiers message to metacity, to be used in Sugar to disable mouse button modifiers . (GNOME bug 677115) Christophe Fergeau fixed librest to avoid an infinite loop when passing wrong HTTP credentials . (Software)

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Fedora 17 “Beefy Miracle” – Possibly The Best Release Yet [Linux]view story

http://www.makeuseof.com – Fedora 17 was released a little over a week ago, and as the Fedora project leader put it, there are an unusually large amount of new features in this release. There’s a great mix of new stuff for everyone, from developers to everyday web-browsing users. (General)

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Hello Allview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hello All,I am new to Crunchbang OS and the forum. I Have been using Linux since 2007 and love it! I am a themer for the most part and learning about making art with Gimp as well. I run the LSF Forum and DA Group primarily and also am a Admin on the Ultimate Edition OZ forum. Well That is a little about me. (HowTos)

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Which Unix tool for Pixel-art -generation?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have had problems to generate pixel art for a game where units are of specific sizes such as 55x55 (not geometry but by pixels i.e. 55 pixels by 55 pixels). I have tried Gimp where I have misread many-times the sizes with the select tool -- it is irritating to get a bit too distorted size. (HowTos)

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How do I install or get the dependency libexiv2-12view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am trying to install UFraw as a Gimp plug-in and can't because I need the Libexiv2-12 dependency. How do I install this file so I can install UFraw. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 (i386) (HowTos)

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What can you do with Fedora Liveview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I don't suppose you can use any program in Fedora Live that isn't already there. I am in the process of playing with Fedora 17 Live before installing it over a Fedora 14 installation. I tried to add gimp, and it seemed to claim that it had added it, but it wasn't there. Is there any way around this? Note. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] canon ip4300 on 11.1 won't print correctlyview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm using a canon ip4300 on ubuntu 11.1. I finally got Scribus to recognize my printer, but when I print the document it shows up in the spooler for a few seconds the disappears. But in other programs the color is way off (very dark) and the resolution only goes up to 600x600. I downloaded the gutenprint-5.2.7.tar.bz2 but can't make heads or tails of how to install it from the ReadMe file. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Accidentally removed color palate from Toolbox in GIMP; How do I get it back?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I accidentally deleted the color palate from my toolbox and GIMP; there's no little boxes for colors to pick. How do I get it back into the toolbox? (Hardware)

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openSUSE 12.2 Beta 1 available for testingview story

http://news.opensuse.org – After a few delayed milestones, the fourth even got canceled – there has been quite a number of disruptive changes in our Factory development distribution, but we’re starting to settle down and announce the availability of Beta 1 today! A large number of major changes has finally landed: GCC 4.7, Grub2 (status update), the new LibreOffice and much more. New things On the graphical side (Distributions)