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ntfs windowsdrives fat32 nfts <reply> To view your Windows/Mac partitions see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/AutomaticallyMountPartitions - For write access, see !NTFS-3g or !FUSE Added by apokryphos
Date: 2006-06-18 00:07:26
Last edited by jpds
Date: 2008-07-20 19:38:37
Requested 3920 times
ntfs-3g ntfs3g a Linux driver which allows read/write access to NTFS partitions. Installation instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MountingWindowsPartitions Added by Seveas
Date: 2006-08-11 19:48:36
Last edited by Seveas
Date: 2007-04-21 09:57:49
Requested 2799 times
numlock numberlock number lock <reply> To enable Number Lock by default, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/NumLock Added by apokryphos
Date: 2006-06-18 21:13:09
Requested 81 times
nvidia <reply> Drivers for Nvidia graphics cards: (A) No gaming/CAD/CUDA needed or legacy hardware? Use "nouveau" (open source, lacks many features). (B) Otherwise, "nvidia" (proprietary driver, fully featured). Install using "ubuntu-drivers" CLI or apt - not from nvidia.com. Driver series, hardware support (release notes): https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/drivers/unix/ - Latest drivers !PPA: https://pad.lv/ppa/graphics-drivers Added by apokryphos
Date: 2006-06-18 00:21:10
Last edited by tomreyn
Date: 2022-07-04 02:10:10
Requested 152 times
nvu <reply> kompozer is a WYSIWYG HTML editor for easily creating web pages, and the continuation of the dead Nvu project. It is available in !Universe on !Gutsy and later releases. Added by tonyyarusso
Date: 2007-03-31 06:17:02
Last edited by genii-around
Date: 2011-05-27 15:52:57
Requested 96 times
nyancat-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply>telnet miku.acm.uiuc.edu Added by Myrtti
Date: 2012-03-04 21:30:54
Requested 1 times
nz the New Zealand LoCo Team has a channel at #ubuntu-nz Added by Hobbsee
Date: 2006-09-19 11:06:37
Requested 14 times
o4o offtopic-#kubuntu-offtopic offtopic4offtopic offtopic-#xubuntu-offtopic offtopic-#ubuntu-offtopic religion sex ot4ot 040 drugs politics-#ubuntu-offtopic rock&roll-#ubuntu-offtopic suicide <reply> Some topics are controversial and often end in negativity. Take care on subjects like war, race, religion, politics, gender, sexuality, drugs, potentially illegal activities and suicide. The topics are not banned; stating your position is ok, but trolling, baiting, hostility or repetition are not. If you are asked to stop, do so politely. Disputes to !appeals, please adhere to the !Libera Added by LjL
Date: 2006-12-21 03:36:09
Last edited by kryten
Date: 2021-05-24 22:54:05
Requested 3488 times
ocr <reply> For OCR (optical character recognition) software in Ubuntu, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OCR for packages and instructions. Added by LjL
Date: 2007-09-29 22:03:51
Last edited by jussi
Date: 2011-04-28 15:10:43
Requested 87 times
officialdocs <reply>Before doing anything you don't know about, check the official Ubuntu document repository and wiki pages at https://help.ubuntu.com These guides are created by the Ubuntu community for Ubuntu. This will give you a tried, test and most importantly *SUPPORTED* way to resolve your issue and move forward. Added by Myrtti
Date: 2008-05-06 10:29:16
Last edited by jussi01
Date: 2008-05-06 10:30:03
Requested 7 times
offline sneakernet <reply> If you need to download Ubuntu packages using another machine or OS, check the desired packages in Synaptic and select File > Generate package download script. See also !APTonCD Added by LjL
Date: 2007-05-18 16:23:54
Last edited by tsimpson
Date: 2014-05-20 15:12:14
Requested 931 times
offtopic-#kubuntu <reply> #kubuntu is the official Kubuntu support channel, for all Kubuntu-related support questions. Please use #kubuntu-offtopic for general chatter. Thanks! Added by apokryphos
Date: 2006-06-18 16:53:32
Last edited by Jucato
Date: 2007-02-21 05:04:46
Requested 1477 times
offtopic-#kubuntu-devel <reply> #kubuntu-devel is the development channel for Kubuntu, please use #kubuntu for support questions and #kubuntu-offtopic for general chatter. Thanks Added by stdin
Date: 2008-12-20 14:41:02
Last edited by stdin
Date: 2008-12-20 14:42:00
Requested 6 times
offtopic-#lubuntu ot-#lubuntu ot-#lubuntu-devel <reply> For discussion unrelated to Lubuntu support or development, please join the #lubuntu-offtopic channel on IRC or https://telegram.lubuntu.me/offtopic for Telegram. Added by Unit193
Date: 2015-08-09 23:08:24
Last edited by wxl
Date: 2019-05-03 18:55:40
Requested 21 times
offtopic-#lubuntu-devel <reply> For discussion unrelated to Lubuntu support or development, please join the #lubuntu-offtopic channel on IRC or https://telegram.lubuntu.me/offtopic for Telegram. Added by Unit193
Date: 2015-08-09 23:08:32
Last edited by wxl
Date: 2019-05-03 18:55:30
Requested 0 times
offtopic-#ubuntu-discuss <reply> #ubuntu-discuss is discussing this now Added by hggdh
Date: 2019-04-15 15:22:37
Requested 1 times
offtopic-#xubuntu offtopic-#xubuntu-devel xubuntu-channels ot-#xubuntu channels-#xubuntu channels-#xubuntu-devel channels-#xubuntu-offtopic <reply> #xubuntu is the Xubuntu support channel, #xubuntu-devel for discussion regarding development of Xubuntu, and #xubuntu-offtopic is for random chatter. Welcome! Added by LjL
Date: 2006-12-09 21:58:10
Requested 282 times
oggcamp <reply> is a two day unconference on August 18th/19th 2012 - see http://oggcamp.org/ Added by IdleOne
Date: 2012-07-25 16:09:29
Requested 2 times
oggcamp-#ubuntu-uk a two day unconference on August 13th/14th 2011 - See http://oggcamp.org/ Added by tsimpson
Date: 2011-07-14 09:51:14
Last edited by tsimpson
Date: 2011-07-14 09:54:10
Requested 8 times
oglf <deleted><reply> Ontario GNU/Linux Fest. October 23, 2010 in Toronto. http://oglf.ca/ Added by nhandler
Date: 2010-08-17 15:57:18
Last edited by rww
Date: 2011-04-11 20:07:05
Requested 1 times
ogra <deleted><reply>ogra looks like a pirate! Added by mneptok
Date: 2007-11-30 00:19:48
Last edited by rww
Date: 2011-05-27 17:47:44
Requested 7 times
oh oh my! Added by AlanBell
Date: 2014-02-14 20:45:05
Requested 22 times
oin <deleted><reply> The Open Invention Network (OIN) is a company that acquires patents and offer them royalty free "to any company, institution or individual that agrees not to assert its patents against the Linux operating system or certain Linux-related applications". See http://www.openinventionnetwork.com/ Added by apokryphos
Date: 2006-11-30 13:10:51
Last edited by Pici
Date: 2009-05-18 23:57:07
Requested 1 times
oldworld <reply> For installation on Old World PowerMacs see this URL https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/OldWorldMacs Added by Seveas
Date: 2006-07-13 19:37:16
Requested 38 times
olf <reply> Ohio LinuxFest is September 9-11, 2011 in Columbus Ohio. http://ohiolinux.org Added by maco
Date: 2011-04-11 20:08:00
Requested 1 times
omgamaranth <deleted><reply> Amaranth: Get back to work! Added by Amaranth
Date: 2007-05-01 04:38:04
Last edited by Myrtti
Date: 2009-06-14 12:54:18
Requested 21 times
omgvorian-#ubuntuforums <reply> Vorian, you are in hell. Added by Hobbsee
Date: 2007-04-28 04:58:14
Requested 31 times
ompaul <deleted>well ompaul, don't get me started about that guy Added by ompaul
Date: 2007-04-22 21:42:23
Last edited by rww
Date: 2011-09-13 23:55:39
Requested 111 times
one letting me eat my lunch in peace here today Added by Pici
Date: 2009-12-10 18:52:00
Last edited by genii
Date: 2016-05-31 16:26:08
Requested 5 times
oneiric oneric ocelot <reply> Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) was the fifteenth release of Ubuntu. !End-Of-Life on May 9th 2013, see https://ubottu.com/y/oneiric for more details. Added by Pici
Date: 2011-03-07 17:33:42
Last edited by dax
Date: 2017-10-30 07:02:40
Requested 475 times
oneko <deleted>the cat of cats, the loler with minions, the sudo apt-get installable one, the cat of our times, but not the cat of the command line! Added by ompaul
Date: 2007-09-03 23:17:33
Last edited by rww
Date: 2011-01-23 04:44:11
Requested 20 times
oneko-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply> oneko is the cat of cats, the loler with minions, the sudo apt-get installable one, the cat of our times, but not the cat of the command line! Added by rww
Date: 2011-01-23 04:44:06
Requested 6 times
onirc <reply> It's onEirIc! Added by rww
Date: 2011-05-30 23:13:54
Requested 7 times
oniric <deleted><reply> It's onEirIc! Added by rww
Date: 2011-05-30 23:13:33
Last edited by rww
Date: 2011-05-30 23:14:24
Requested 0 times
ontopic-#kubuntu <reply> #kubuntu is the Kubuntu support channel, #ubuntu+1 supports the development version of Ubuntu and #kubuntu-offtopic is for random chatter. Welcome! Added by Jucato
Date: 2007-03-29 07:29:16
Requested 9 times
ontv <reply>Just because someone on TV said something offensive, it does not make it ok for you to repeat it here. It is still offensive. Please use common sense and be considerate of others. Added by elkbuntu
Date: 2008-07-26 12:07:45
Last edited by elkbuntu
Date: 2008-07-26 12:08:21
Requested 5 times
oops-#launchpad <reply>An OOPS is a system error in launchpad, please see https://help.launchpad.net/Oops Added by jussi
Date: 2010-08-11 08:38:58
Requested 3 times
op-#kubuntu-offtopic Help! Channel emergency! (ONLY use this trigger in emergencies) - Pici, Myrtti, jrib, Amaranth, tonyyarusso, Nalioth, lamont, CarlK, elky, mneptok, Tm_T, jpds, ikonia, Flannel, wgrant, stdin, h00k, IdleOne, Jordan_U, popey, Corey, ocean, cprofitt, djones, Madpilot, gnomefreak, lhavelund, phunyguy, chu, genii Added by genii
Date: 2021-08-05 15:01:59
Requested 0 times
opabuse <reply>Leave the ops alone! Added by ompaul
Date: 2007-07-02 22:36:18
Last edited by Amaranth
Date: 2008-02-04 03:43:55
Requested 108 times
opabuse-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply>Leave the ops alone! Added by Seveas
Date: 2006-08-06 19:19:31
Last edited by Amaranth
Date: 2008-02-04 03:44:20
Requested 186 times
openbox a lightweight window manager. For instructions and more information see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Openbox Added by gnomefreak
Date: 2006-07-20 01:50:38
Last edited by tsimpson
Date: 2011-03-03 21:33:22
Requested 151 times
opendns <deleted><reply>To set up OpenDNS in Ubuntu, see https://store.opendns.com/setup/device/ubuntu/ Added by jpds
Date: 2008-07-23 16:16:31
Last edited by dax
Date: 2016-03-31 15:52:09
Requested 30 times
openvpn <reply> OpenVPN is a vpn technology in Ubuntu, sudo apt-get install openvpn and then see http://openvpn.net/ and see the documentation "HOWTO" noting you have already installed it. ;-) It rocks! Added by ompaul
Date: 2008-08-04 15:44:00
Last edited by ompaul
Date: 2008-08-04 15:46:07
Requested 136 times
openweek open week uow <reply>Ubuntu is hosting a series of introductory sessions for people who want to join the Ubuntu community, which all takes place in a week. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuOpenWeek for schedules, logs, and instructions. Added by apokryphos
Date: 2006-11-25 21:27:11
Last edited by Mez
Date: 2008-08-07 22:33:03
Requested 95 times
opera <reply>Opera is an advanced, fast and free (as in beer) web browser. It is packaged for easy installation into Ubuntu. More information at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OperaBrowser Added by gnomefreak
Date: 2006-08-03 14:34:26
Last edited by Madpilot
Date: 2009-10-02 05:58:23
Requested 801 times
opguide <reply> A guide to help operators learn some of the skills necessary to perform their jobs is available on the wiki: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/IRC/IrcTeam/OperatorGuide Added by nhandler
Date: 2010-07-01 04:29:17
Requested 9 times
opguidelines-#ubuntu-ops <reply> For information regarding guidelines that all Ubuntu operators should follow, please read: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/IRC/IrcTeam/OperatorGuidelines Added by Pici
Date: 2007-12-10 17:23:12
Last edited by tsimpson
Date: 2010-01-17 11:01:15
Requested 5 times
oppression-#ubuntu-offtopic <reply>Come and see the violence inherent in the system! Added by Flannel
Date: 2011-07-09 23:40:26
Requested 2 times
ops op calltheops call the ops <reply> Help! Channel emergency! (ONLY use this trigger in emergencies) - CarlFK, DJones, el, Flannel, genii, hggdh, ikonia, krytarik, mneptok, mwsb, nhandler, ogra, Pici, popey, sarnold, tomreyn, Unit193, wgrant Added by Seveas
Date: 2006-07-29 12:54:12
Last edited by krytarik
Date: 2022-04-13 16:45:04
Requested 26525 times
ops-#edubuntu <reply> Help! ogra, highvoltage, mhz, JaneW, Burgundavia or Seveas Added by Seveas
Date: 2006-07-23 09:33:27
Requested 19 times

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