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How to remove the global menu bar on Ubuntu 13.10

As always, first thing I do when installing Ubuntu, removing that annoying global menu bar.

Just open a terminal, then type in the following command :

$ sudo apt-get remove indicator-appmenu

Keep in mind that some applications use it anyway (I'm looking at you Firefox), but can be disabled within their ...

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How to use git diff without a repository

Once you used git a little bit, you begin to like its tools. One time I had to compare two files and I thought of git diff at first, but I wasn't in a git repository.

Google is your friend, you know, and he found this gem for me ...

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How to remove the global menu bar on Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10 and 13.04

Looking for Ubuntu 13.10? Here it is

If you are coming from my last post about how to move your window button back to the right side, you will understand that I really don't like the way Ubuntu tries to look like Mac OS, so here how to ...

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