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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Intel® Wireless-N 7260 2X2 BGN with Bluetooth 4.0 drivers for ubuntu or Kubuntu

    The very friendly folks at Eden Terrace http://www.justlaptops.net.nz in Auckland let me boot Ubuntu Gnome on this laptop in their shop to try it out.
    This is for the Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E540...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Intel® Wireless-N 7260 2X2 BGN with Bluetooth 4.0 drivers for ubuntu or Kubuntu

    Any news on this? Did you get it working?
    Does the network card work properly with Ubuntu 14.04?
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    Re: Living with an alcoholic

    Thank-you for the tips everyone, there are some good ideas here. Yes, I should try and support the people that do actually support Linux, like System76. Usually my computer is bought by the company...
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    Re: Ubuntu personality disorder

    As I said, it's not the specific problems, it's the fact that they are **regressions**. Things that worked are broken. As a software developer I solve this problem by having a test suite that...
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    Re: Living with an alcoholic

    I have indeed. And I have submitted many bugs over the years. I've tried (and sometimes succeeded) in fixing some. I spoke up when Ubuntu was bricking network cards. I once wrote a tool to try and...
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    Re: Ubuntu personality disorder

    I found it quite entertaining but I suppose I'm biased.
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    Re: Living with an alcoholic

    As I said: Dell Inspiron 7520 laptop. Network: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 2230.
    But the point of my post is not that there are specific issues with a specific piece of hardware - it's...
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    Ubuntu personality disorder

    Hi people


    In the last two years or so I've had a computer that doesn't do wifi, and then it did, and now it does wifi for the most part, but often refuses after a resume. If I put the computer...
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    Re: Tribes: Ascend

    Yes, I have tried with wine 1.5.5 and also cannot connect.
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    Re: Tribes: Ascend

    Sorry to resurrect this 6 month old thread but I thought you ought to know the final report here looks good:...
  11. [gnome] Re: HOWTO: set multi-monitor wallpapers in Gnome-shell

    This sure did help me, thank you very much!
  12. Re: [SOLVED] Adding to usergroup in virtualbox

    To be clear: add the user to the group in the HOST OS.
  13. Re: Problem with VirtualBox: Virtual vboxusers

    To be totally clear: if you are running an Ubuntu host AND guest, the user you run virtualbox under in the HOST needs to be added to vboxusers group in the HOST.
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    [ubuntu] Re: skype is getting Microsoft help!

    Empathy can do video through Google Talk.
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    [all variants] Apt-get backports kept back

    Hi!

    I am having some random 100% CPU problems while trying out KDE, so someone suggested I upgrade to 4.6.2, which is in the PPA here: https://launchpad.net/~kubuntu-ppa/+archive/backports
    ...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Operating System Not Found - Amilo Pi 2515 Laptop

    Finally got it working permanently by following the instructions here: http://grub.enbug.org/Grub2LiveCdInstallGuide

    First, you boot from the Lucid live CD and open a terminal. The commands assume...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Operating System Not Found - Amilo Pi 2515 Laptop

    Oh, pardon me, that grub-install only seems to work once, until the computer is rebooted again, and then the "Operating System Not Found" message comes back. If anyone knows what is going on here,...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Operating System Not Found - Amilo Pi 2515 Laptop

    With Lucid Lynx (Ubuntu 10.04), there is no "grub" command. I solved the problem by booting into the live CD (selecting "Try Ubuntu"), then going to the command line.

    I ran "sudo fdisk -l" to look...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless card disappears!

    Alas, no! I can press the little button to do that, and bluetooth gets enabled and disabled (I can see it in syslog). But wireless is not mentioned.
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    [ubuntu] Wireless card disappears!

    Hi everyone

    Today, my wireless network card just disappeared. Its an Intel Wireless 5300 AGN which uses the iwlagn driver. The driver doesn't load, and though I can successfully modprobe it, that...
  21. [ubuntu] Re: intel 5100 agn - frequently drops connection

    Bug report https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/352228 in case anyone wants to follow along.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu .iso not recognized

    Also, make sure you have the right image: you need the PPC image for a G4 Mac Mini or the i86 image for an Intel Mac Mini.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu .iso not recognized

    Can you provide more details on the freezing and the stuttering there? You may need to hold 'c' as the Mac Mini boots to get it to boot from the CD. See some tips here:...
  24. [all variants] Re: Who would want to install Ubuntu on a Mac?

    Unfortunately that community is getting smaller because Apple dropped PPC and apparently it's not worth the manpower at Canonical. I think they have enough trouble supporting Intels!
  25. [all variants] Re: GUIDE: To Burn Oversized PPC 9.10 Onto A CD With MacOS

    Can you access all the files on the overburned CD? Or don't you need to, to install? According to the linked article overburning can do an extra 10%, so I wonder which of the images will work using...
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