LibreOffice with Unity buggy?

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Sun Sep 23 20:26:36 UTC 2012

On 09/23/2012 06:38 AM, David Fletcher wrote:
> On Sun, 2012-09-23 at 06:10 -0400, Ric Moore wrote:
>> Simple, either you did not install your nVidia driver correctly or your
>> /etc/X11/xorg.conf file was hosed somehow during your upgrade. Myself, I
>> never "upgrade". Too many old crufty setup/conf files get left behind
>> and Ubuntu can be a real moving target between versions. Nope, if I have
>> a problem with my nVidia setup, which I have had in the past, it'll be
>> because something wasn't set right in xorg.conf, and setting it right
>> fixes it. Every time. Sorry you had a bad time. But, installing that AMD
>> chipset meant you got some fresh config files and that worked. Ric
> Sorry Ric, the wrong word popped out. I upgraded, by doing a fresh
> install onto a swapped hard drive.
> I use one of two hard drives at a time with a caddy system. The one I am
> now using did have Hardy on it until I wiped it to install 12.04. The
> drive I was previously using is now sitting safely on the shelf still
> with the Maverick install. I'm getting cautious these days.

Good plan! I thought Fedora was a moving target. It doesn't take long at 
all for the "new paradigm" to upset the old one. If somehow you're 
sharing an existing /home directory between the two, that might prove to 
be problamatic. I restore my /home directories, like Downloads, 
Pictures, Videos, etc. But never the old dot-conf files nor /etc files, 
unless I do that very judiciously.  Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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