Posts Tagged ‘ubuntu’

Import the last revision of your svn into bzr

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

Subversion is a widely used VCS (version control system). However, there a more players out there, like Bazaar (bzr). For example, Ubuntu wans to switch to this VCS in the near future.
I’ve got a svn account on Unfuddle. But bzr also works with ordinary ftp and ssh accounts, and thus I wanted to switch to bzr. But how can I move my files from my svn to bzr?
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Computer not switched off by Ubuntu

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

My laptop runs Ubuntu ‘Intrepid Ibex’ 8.10. Sometimes, my laptop does not switch off after pressing the power button or clicking the ‘shutdown’ option. The laptop makes an attempt to close all proceses, but after the Ubuntu splash screen, a blikking cursor remains instead of a dead laptop.
launchpad.net, I read a post from someone with the same problem and I solved it using his instructions:
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Synchronize your Nokia N95 in Ubuntu using USB

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

Synchronizing a Nokia phone with Windows is easy: download PC Suite and that’s all. However, PC Suite does not run on Linux at all (In my case that’s Ubuntu 8.10: Intrepid Ibex) and thus you do not have a tool to synchronize your contacts or calendar with your computer. Or is there?
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