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    [ubuntu] Re: Atheros Wireless Broke (HP G60)

    Hmm.. well, when it first did it after a reboot, I hit the wireless button, I guess disabling it, when I was trying to fix it. I hit it today, it started working again. So.. PEBKAC, but not really...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Atheros Wireless Broke (HP G60)

    Bumping with the lspci output.




    00:00.0 RAM memory: nVidia Corporation MCP78S [GeForce 8200] Memory Controller (rev a2)
    00:01.0 ISA bridge: nVidia Corporation Device 075e (rev a2)
    00:01.1...
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    [ubuntu] Atheros Wireless Broke (HP G60)

    Yeah. it was working fine, I've ran Ubuntu since 9.04, and this problem has only happened once before.. then it went away with a few reboots.

    My wireless card doesn't detect my networks, and if I...
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    [all variants] Re: CPU Scaling broke

    Anyone know how to fix it? Anyone? It's annoying having my laptop overheat and shut down unless I turn it on it's back.
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    [all variants] CPU Scaling broke

    Stupid I broke CPU scaling.


    I heard that powernowd was better than cpufreqd, and replaced it. Well, powernowd didn't even want to work correctly on this laptop, so I uninstalled it and went back...
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    [all variants] Installing XP after Ubuntu..

    Okay, here's the deal. I have Ubuntu 9.10 as the main OS on my lappy.

    There's a game I want to play that works under XP, but no matter what I try, I cannot get to work on Ubuntu. Sooo..

    How can...
  7. [all variants] If you're having Inverted Video colors with Ubuntu 9.10..

    I had this same issue. I have an Nvidia graphics card in my system, and when I first upgraded Jaunty to Karmic, every time I viewed a video on my system, the colours were inverted. The thing is, this...
  8. [ubuntu] Re: working lucent Agere Systems 56k WinModem

    Great tutorial here, however, you should mention for newbies that you also need the build-essential (and makedev?) package for compiling this.

    But this will come in handy soon, as I have a few...
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    Re: Ubuntu v9.04 Jaunty

    actually, that fixed my HP. There's something weird about 9.04 when it's first installed; it's almost Windows like. The X server crashed multiple times until I updated it. Since then she's running...
  10. Thread: Asus K50*

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    [ubuntu] Asus K50*

    Okay, about a week ago, I upgraded a friend to Ubuntu. They have an Asus K50 laptop. Well, I couldn't get the wireless to work, so I installed the jaunty-backports-modules package. It worked like a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: No OS System Hardware Compatibility

    it looks to me like it'd be fine. Besides, why would a company sell a no-OS system that couldn't run Linux? I mean, most people who order systems without an operating system are usually doing it just...
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    Getting a few things working..

    Okay, I need some help with a couple of things:

    First of all, it's Lucent Winmodems. The next people on my upgrade list are on dial up still, and they have a Lucent modem in their system. Of...
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    Re: What to do to get women into Linux

    Ha. I'm a guy (apparently by my name lol), and I just converted a woman and her husband to Ubuntu. She loves it. She hates Windows, and has told all of her friends about Ubuntu and that I set it up-...
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    Re: Brevard Linux Users?

    Ah, I'm not from Brevard, I'm from North Eastern NC. Anybody from NENC on here?
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    Re: Custom Kernel- i686 instead of generic?

    Well, I gave in. I just installed Debian on that Thinkpad, with GNOME though. It ran fairly nice, until I messed up the modules trying to get the wireless card working. So now I'm reinstalling, since...
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    Re: Custom Kernel- i686 instead of generic?

    Ah yes..

    So, is there a way I can make my Xubuntu system more efficent, or will I have to install Debian on that laptop and *really* tweak the interface, as I hate the default XFCE appearence?...
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    Custom Kernel- i686 instead of generic?

    Okay, I have a Thinkpad 600E running Xubuntu with the following specs:

    400MHz Pentium 2
    128MB RAM
    Integrated graphics
    60GB 5,200 RPM Drive, ATA-3 (I think, that or ATA-4)

    And an old Gateway...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: creative sound blaster audigy se..no sound

    Hmm.. I just installed 9.04 on a system with an Audigy, I think it's working..

    Have you checked the ALSA settings and all? It could just be something simple.
  19. [ubuntu] Re: need help tracking down a hardware failure

    I had a computer that would do that if two channels on the IDE controller were being accessed. Weird, eh?

    Try something like a USB boot or something. Avoid the IDE channels.

    Also, my server was...
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: Desktop Hardware Compatibility List.

    Okay, I'm very happy with Ubuntu. I will say, this is a viable alternative to Windows, even for people who don't know computers. This is the house we built, and we built it bigger. It is superior to...
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