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    Re: Ubuntu 10.10 Complete Random Freeze

    FWIW I've been having the same problem on a Dell mini 10 since I upgraded to 10.04 and then 10.10. The notebook just freezes -- no response to the keyboard, no response to disconnecting the power...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: Epson 610 USB Scanner fails to work after upgrade to Ubuntu 10.10

    GREAT! Thanks very much -- worked on an Epson cc-600px too.:D
  3. Re: How to Install Japanese Input in Ubuntu 10.10 using iBus

    Great instructions -- simple, clear, and right. スゲー!!
  4. [SOLVED] Re: Canon printer driver has broken dependency on cupsys

    Nice work! -- I wish I had found this earlier, before hours lost on searching and trial and error. This kind of problem makes Ubuntu hard to recommend but this kind of collective troubleshooting/help...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Keyboard & Mouse stopped working after update to 10.10

    FWIW - I ran into keyboard trouble after updating to 10.10 on my Dell Latitude M1330. I went to system>preferences>keyboard>layouts and chose Dell Latitude from the list of keyboard models. Seems to...
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    [ubuntu] Solved -- sort of

    I finally got a Canonical Ubuntu disk (from a Japanese Ubuntu magazine) and installed 10.04. Worked fine. Then upgraded to 10.10. So far, so good.

    I still wonder if others with Dell...
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    [ubuntu] Re: regular update now can't boot from HD or CD

    Hmm, I entered bios setup and removed the CD drive from the boot sequence, just USB (1st) and HD. Still get the same message...

    (thanks for your help, by they way)
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    [ubuntu] Re: regular update now can't boot from HD or CD

    Still haven't found the solution. I couldn't boot from the internal CD drive, so I used netbootin and made a bootable USB stick with the 10.04.1 ISO.

    I get this error:

    /init: line 7: can't...
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    [ubuntu] Re: regular update now can't boot from HD or CD

    Is there a way to update (or revert) grub from initramfs?
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    [ubuntu] Re: regular update now can't boot from HD or CD

    Thanks, I saw that too. I wonder -- the CD is one I burned from the iso on the drupal site and it worked before, so doesn't that suggest the problem is elsewhere?

    I will try the 10.10RC idea,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: regular update now can't boot from HD or CD

    Thanks for the speedy and helpful reply.

    It is the same CD I used to install 10.04, so I know the CD works and the drive works (or have worked).

    It is trying to boot from the CD (I made the CD...
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    [ubuntu] regular update now can't boot from HD or CD

    I updated my Ubuntu 10.04 on Dell 1330 and on the next boot it failed. I get a series of messages, the main point seems to be that it can't find the files it needs to mount.

    I tried booting from...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Impossible to upgrade Dell Mini 1010?

    Thanks for the advice. I appreciate it. For the time being, I'm going to stick with the Dell Ubuntu 8.04.2 until I have enough time to really work on it. I'm thinking of getting an external hard...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Impossible to upgrade Dell Mini 1010?

    That's interesting. I couldn't get it to show up at all. I used Unetbootin, too. Which version of Ubuntu 10 did you use? There are a few options: net version, live version...

    I was hoping to use...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Impossible to upgrade Dell Mini 1010?

    Thanks. I was able to get the boot list, but the USB stick was not on it.

    I tried using qgrubeditor -- which seems to allow me to designate which drive to boot from -- but couldn't get it set up...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Impossible to upgrade Dell Mini 1010?

    I installed startup manager and set it to show boot options.

    With a bootable USB stick in the drive, the only options are to boot from the hard drive (the pre-installed kernel 2.6.24-24-lpia), to...
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    [ubuntu] Impossible to upgrade Dell Mini 1010?

    How do you upgrade a Dell mini 1010 8.04.lts lpia system to lucid?

    I can't upgrade using update manager, nor from the command line. I also can't boot from a USB stick (can't change BIOS boot...
  18. Thread: Dell Mini 10

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    Re: Dell Mini 10

    How did you upgrade? I have been having trouble figuring this out on my Mini 1010 with Dell-installed 8.0.4LTS lpia -- I can't upgrade using update manager, nor from the command line. I also can't...
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    [ubuntu] plymouth, mountall, tmpfs problem

    Two Lucid installs on a dell xps M1330:

    One an upgrade from Karmic that I screwed up somehow (made the wrong choice at some point, should have deleted local info...).

    The other a new install on...
  20. Re: HOWTO: Use b43 driver with 14e4:4315 (Broadcom bcm4312 rev 01)

    GREAT!

    I followed your instructions to the letter and it worked -- like a charm.

    Thanks for your help -- I hope that other Mini9 users find this thread, assuming they run into the same problems...
  21. Re: HOWTO: Use b43 driver with 14e4:4315 (Broadcom bcm4312 rev 01)

    I'm going to try hemlockz's suggestion. My six year old son listened to me complaining about the disaster upgrading to 9.1 has been and said, "why don't you just go back to Jackalope?" That's my next...
  22. Re: HOWTO: Use b43 driver with 14e4:4315 (Broadcom bcm4312 rev 01)

    Hello again,

    I had to stop working on fixing my wireless to get real work done. Now, I'm back.

    Worried that in all my troubleshooting I had screwed something up, I re-installed 9.1 netbook...
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    Re: Websites don't load on wireless connection

    iw reg set show no change:

    It is still:

    country 98:
    (2402 - 2472 @ 40), (N/A, 20)
    (2457 - 2472 @ 15), (N/A, 20)
    (2457 - 2472 @ 15), (N/A, 20)
    (2457 - 2482 @ 20), (N/A, 20)
    (2474 - 2482 @...
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    Re: Websites don't load on wireless connection

    Any idea what the zone for Japan is? I'm guessing JP but I can't find an official list (phone codes come up when I google it).

    Did a dmesg and got a series of errors:

    b43-phy0: loading firmware...
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    Websites don't load on wireless connection

    Thanks to Ubuntu forums, I got my dell mini 9 to find the wireless connections, using the b43 driver and network manager.

    New problem -- I have no trouble with internet access using the wired...
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