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    [ubuntu] Re: Apt-get -f install -- Vicious Circle

    The results from the sudo apt-get --reinstall --no-upgrade install linux-headers-2.6.32-45 command:

    The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Apt-get -f install -- Vicious Circle

    Thanks for the replies!
    Autoclean has already been performed. There's about 1.3 gig free on the partition, and the updates amount to a couple hundred MB. (Maybe my friend is wrong about this)
    I...
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    [ubuntu] Apt-get -f install -- Vicious Circle

    It has been a long time since I've asked for help, but I'm in dire need now.

    Some time ago, I set up a friend's computer with 10.04. He's still running it but somewhere along the way, he started...
  4. [kubuntu] Re: Sprint 3G/4G U301 modem not working under 10.10

    I did exactly what you mentioned and it worked.

    New Broadband Mobile connection
    CDMA
    Number: #777
    Login: user
    Password: user
    And I checked "Connect Automatically"

    With Kubuntu 10.10, it...
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    [ubuntu] Can't read or mount USB flash drive

    As the title suggests, I cannot mount my flash drive. Fdisk doesn't detect the drive and from dmesg:


    What can I do to salvage this thing?
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    Looking for Quick Instant Message

    I'm looking for some kind of IM client that would be solely used between networked computers in my house.

    I have 4 computers all networked and there are often other users other than myself. ...
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    Re: Cloudlooks - the theme that "just works"

    Very smooth. Thanks much.
  8. [ubuntu] Re: After reinstalling Ubuntu, how to preserve up/down torrents on ktorrent?

    Well, it worked!

    Just to be clear:
    I reinstalled ubuntu and then installed ktorrent. I copied over all my torrents to the same location as before (all in a folder called "torrents" where...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: After reinstalling Ubuntu, how to preserve up/down torrents on ktorrent?

    Well, it worked!

    Just to be clear:
    I reinstalled ubuntu and then installed ktorrent. I copied over all my torrents (all in a folder called "torrents" where ktorrent was previously configured to...
  10. [ubuntu] Re: After reinstalling Ubuntu, how to preserve up/down torrents on ktorrent?

    Yeah, I've thought about doing that back when aysiu wrote it up. Never got around to it.

    Well, I'm still looking for confirmation from someone but knowing me, I will just go ahead and do the...
  11. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] After reinstalling Ubuntu, how to preserve up/down torrents on ktorrent?

    I am planning to change my dual-boot partitions/hard drive setup and have to reinstall Windows and Ubuntu.

    However, I want ktorrent to "remember" all of my torrents being uploaded and downloaded...
  12. Re: Why do some people insist on embarressing themselves?

    I thought the thread title was a play on all the spelling mistakes on the board and that by spelling things wrong, they were "embarressing" themselves.
  13. Re: Any Better Asian Language input than scim?

    Just edit scim's properties and un-check all the input methods you don't use. I only use the pinyin input also.
  14. Re: Any Better Asian Language input than scim?

    Other than getting scim installed in early Ubuntu releases, I haven't had any trouble with scim-Chinese (except with the one bug in Gutsy-Nautilus which has a workaround).

    What kind of...
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    Re: awesome desk! where can I get it?

    Impressive desk.

    Did you email the webmaster?
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    Re: Any Philosophers out there?

    Dennett's "Where am I?" in philosophy 101 is what got me interested in the subject where I eventually got a B.S. majoring in Philosophy.

    Loved that essay.

    I was/am also a big fan of Plato's...
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    Re: Your Fondest RavTux Memory

    I've followed the links above and still can't find where he has broke the rules of conduct. I'm sure the UF council has good reason, but I wish the reasons could be cited.
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    Re: Donating *old* Ubuntu live CDs

    Exactly. I don't think it would be much different than handing out Windows CDs. The average user has no experience with "installing the OS" not to mention the large portion who don't know what an...
  19. Re: Anyone have any interest in creating IceBuntu?

    I'm trying to download the torrent file hosted on filefront and the tracker is seemingly the pirate bay. Is that the right one? ktorrent says there are a couple of seeders but I have yet to...
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    Happy Chinese New Year!

    Just want to say Happy Chinese New Year from Shanghai! (Also known as Spring Festival)
    The fireworks are going off pretty much non-stop here and by midnight (it's about 6:15 pm here now) it will...
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    Re: Bittorrent clients for the future!

    Thanks bufsabre66. I guess I was talking about a table with even more comparisons. For example, ktorrent has an option to move completed downloads to another folder. So, I have a folder named...
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    Re: Bittorrent clients for the future!

    I have been using ktorrent for quite some time. I haven't found anything it can't do. I tried deluge based on others advice, but I think in no way it stacks up to ktorrent.

    It might be...
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    Re: What's your internet connection like?

    http://www.speedtest.net/result/221794638.png

    Test is from Shanghai to Okinawa

    I pay RMB 175/month - unlimited (about USD$25)
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    Re: Lenovo PC's from China...Security risk?

    Um... from what I know, it's the opposite (at least compared to countries that manufacture something "tech")
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    Re: What did everybody get for Christmas?

    http://www.digitimes.com/Images/2007/12/18/2677_r.jpg




    Thanks to my wife.
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