Stop Delayed Shutdown in Ubuntu 9.04

I meant to write up lots of things about using Ubuntu after I installed in on my laptop. Unfortunately (well, fortunately for me), everything worked fine, so I didn’t have anything to write about! I just upgraded to 9.04 and have had some problems with my computer seeming slow sometimes. I am not sure how

How to Ubuntu (So Far)

I am a complete newbie in the Unix/Linux world. I used some Unix workstations at university, but I never really had a very clear understanding of how they worked, so I think I can safely downgrade myself to “absolute beginner”. I have decided to jump into the world of Linux by installing Ubuntu 8.10 on