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  1. Re: Debut album with Ubuntu related cover art released!

    It'd be appreciated if anyone who does listen could tell us what their fave tracks are as we'd like to know what to create a video for. I'd like to make up for our software use in recording the album...
  2. Debut album with Ubuntu related cover art released!

    FASTER! HARDER! LONGER!

    Is the aptly titled debut album of PistonFunkMachine! Its apt as the bulk of it was recorded over the last three days of 2012 barely weeks after the bands inception and...
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    [all variants] Re: Canon PIXMA IX6550

    It may be a bit late of a response to be of any use to the OP here but I bought my girlfriend this printer for use with Linux and we're very happy with it.

    It doesn't seem that CUPS comes with the...
  4. [all variants] Best Linux colour printer wrt running cost?

    We currently have a Kodak ESP 5250 which is a fantastic AIO printer/scanner under Windows so sadly we have vbox installed just so we can print and scan stuff properly as Kodak offer no Linux support...
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    [all variants] Re: Help end the GRUB config nightmare!

    I'm sorry but I've never been able to understand the RTFM crowd like Quackers- people like yourself would prob be better off using Gentoo or LFS as your comments are more inline with such...
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    [all variants] Help end the GRUB config nightmare!

    I am surprised its 2011 yet Ubuntu still lacks an easy way to resolve the all too common fubar'd GRUB scenario, as most commonly experienced when someone (re)installs Windows or installs an...
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    [all variants] Best UK SIP provider

    I'm pretty sure I've read all (or most) of the threads on this forum relating to SIP/VoIP and I've spent all night searching but I've been unable to find a recommendation on who is the best SIP...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cant turn off sound effects!

    I'm having this same problem with being unable to disable sfx under lucid fluxbox. I don't get any sfx under GNOME as I've disabled them everywhere, tweaked gstreamer, tried removing pulseaudio etc...
  9. [all variants] Doc. Request: Easy setup of automated AD share mounting on GDM login

    I've been trying for days to find a complete, up-to-date AND easy-to-follow guide to setting up the auto-mounting of users Active Directory network home folder shares on a Ubuntu (Jaunty) client to a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Windows Active Directory Mount with Likewise

    Hi mweichert and mbeierl - thanks for your quick responses!

    mbeierl- I backed up my old /etc/security/pam_mount.conf.xml and replaced it with your code, albeit slightly modified so mine looks like...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Windows Active Directory Mount with Likewise

    I'm another school IT tech who would dearly love to get a a few Ubuntu/Linux boxes on our network. I was delighted at how easy it was to get the authentication with our w2k3 working with Likewise but...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    PreviousN's xorg.conf does indeed seem to have resolved the stability issues with using the latest pouslbo 3D driver- for me on my mini10 at least- big thanks previousN (and sammyboy)! It might be as...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    Hi fitzk!

    No, I'd forgot about them- thanks for the reminder/tip! Now that I've uninstalled them all seems well again- I've had my netbook on all day- just flipping the lid down when not using it-...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    Previous N:

    Yeah, maybe I was being overly optimistic in deciding to leave off "..but I somehow doubt it". I've not tried the Karmic alphas yet but I just know they won't have improved PSB support...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    Hey ssombra!

    You're right- internal mic does work!

    Don't know what it was that was preventing it working before as I've just reset the things I changed that I thought might've got it working...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    3D accel + compiz under Jaunty!

    Good to see progress, even if it is agonisingly sloooow.

    Like the others who've installed the poulsbo 3D driver for jaunty I get the occasional freeze and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    I've just been testing a few SD ie DVD res MP4 files under smplayer with the current jaunty psb driver and I was surprised to see it played them very smoothly, despite xvinfo insisting there is no...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    HDMI audio works!!

    For those few programs that actually care about what setting you've chosen under System -> Preferences -> Sound then you've got to choose

    HDA Intel MID INTEL HDMI (ALSA)
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    I've just installed jaunty alternate i386 onto my mini 10 without a hitch, although the psb driver still needs a lot of work.

    There will be people on here who have very minimal video requirements...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    3D?

    HDMI?

    Otherwise, good news, thanks!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    I haven't used my mini 10 in a couple of weeks now - I'd take it back if I could but I bought it with XP pre-installed so saying that it "doesn't work well with Linux" sadly isn't a good enough...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    Just when I thought we almost had this mess sorted out...

    Anyone who has read this thread will know that I have been successful in getting compiz running nicely under Intrepid (desktop) i386 on my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    Thanks for pointing out the compiz whitelist line! Now compiz is working great on my Mini 10 - I don't know what everyone is complaining about as it seems to run just as well as on the pouslbo as...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    dimeified:

    Mattiasak did specify in #512 that you should do a full update/ upgrade before installing the pouslbo drivers anyway- did you miss it?

    Could somebody who has compiz working on a mini...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing on the Dell Mini 12

    Progress! :D

    Thanks to mattiasak's post #512 (the 'new' #94 IMO ;) ) in this thread I now have Intrepid installed and running very nicely ('cept for a few GFX probs which I cover later) on my mini...
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