My computing experience dates back to the eighties when DOS was brand new and home machines ran on CP/M. From building my own systems I have some understanding in hardware and other complicated things but it is my believe that an OS has to be easy to use and to configure. That's why I use Ubuntu.

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answered I would like to give a book to a German friend as a gift, what is an appropriate dedication sentence?
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comment Is there a faster way to only occupy disk space than dd
Also see stackoverflow.com/questions/257844/… - fallocate may be what you are looking for.
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comment Is there a faster way to only occupy disk space than dd
possible duplicate of How can I quickly make a large file?
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comment Leaving easier questions for less experienced users
@CarlH: that sadly is not so unusal as we might think. Note that new users can not yet upvote (and may not be aware that they still could "accept"). We may help them to do so sooner with giving them an occasional upvote to their questions ;)
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comment Genders of nouns
possible duplicate: german.stackexchange.com/questions/5/…
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comment VT-x/AMD-V hardware acceleration
See this Q & A askubuntu.com/questions/256792/… - tell us what did not work for you.
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answered Why are the files downloaded while Installing MS Office fonts "exe"?
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comment How do I set up shared folders in a Windows XP virtualbox guest?
@MooingDuck: they are - see edit for shots.
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revised How do I set up shared folders in a Windows XP virtualbox guest?
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answered How to get rid of carpet indents
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comment Welcher dieser Begriffe passt nicht?
meta.german.stackexchange.com/questions/748/…
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comment Two /home folders. One root, maybe?
It is a bit uncelar what role Virtual Box has in your system. What is your exact system layout?
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comment Why was this question reopened?
@fifaltra: the edit I made to the question should have put the focus on the language aspect (which IMO it did not have in the first place).
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comment Clone a disk to a zip file in 14.10
possible duplicate of GZip of drive image created by using `dd` command
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comment Mounting existing /home on a separate hard drive and share it with another distro
To move HOME see: askubuntu.com/questions/21321/move-home-folder-to-second-drive for sharing all of HOME with multiple distributions (which is not recommended) see askubuntu.com/questions/55224/…
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Mounting existing /home on a separate hard drive and share it with another distro
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revised Position of "alle" in a sentence
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comment Position of "alle" in a sentence
@BarthZalewski. I only completed the existing accepted and correct answer with some examples... (an edit to the existing answer would probably have been too radical).
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answered Position of "alle" in a sentence
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revised Translation of Goethe's quote
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