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    [ubuntu] Re: Choppy video in Maverick

    I found choppy sound/video in Firefox & this eliminated it.
    How do things like this get missed in QA?
    Or is the push to release so great that deadlines are met regardless?
    Seems like 10.10 is the...
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    Re: Medibuntu Maverick repo is up.

    Thanks for the info.
    Can someone explain if this is still necessary when one has elected to click the checkbox to install multimedia support during the 10.10 (Meerkat) install.

    Do I already have...
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    Re: Firefox 3.6.10 freeze/gray

    I have this same problem with FF 3.6.10 on Ubuntu 10.10 RC (x64) & Pinguy OS (x64).
    Will try 10.10 i386.
    I had NO problems with FF 4.xb.
    I think its flash related in FF 3.6.x but I could be wrong.
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    Re: ALSA Upgrade Script

    I have a Compaq CQ42 here also. Yes sound is borked on Ubuntu but Wifi works without intervention. Opensuse 11.3 sound works flawlessly but Wifi is impossible to get working. I'm fed up with distro's...
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    Re: ALSA Upgrade Script

    I have to agree with you. As I see it all the Linux 'Distro's" are little fiefdoms of knowledge with each reinventing the wheel over & over.
    It's about bloody time basic functionality like this was...
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    [SOLVED] Re: SOLUTIONS fixed

    What IS the defect we are fixing??
    Yes, I know we attempting to activate a broadcom WiFi but what is the actual problem we are fixing??????????????
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    Poll: Re: Pinguy OS 10.04 x64, Please Try.

    I did see that Phoronix article & a careful reading of it tells me that going with 64bit builds achieves little real world improvement for most aspects of desktop usage. Currently immature 64bit...
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    Re: ALSA Upgrade Script - Precompiled packages available guy's & gal's

    Intersting, on a clean install of of Lucid after installing the updated .deb packages via Synaptic from the above repo i get :


    Advanced Linux Sound Architecture Driver Version 1.0.23.
    Compiled...
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    Re: ALSA Upgrade Script - Precompiled packages available guy's & gal's

    Instead of all this time consuming geeking around, have you tried just installing the pre-compiled packages available here :

    =====>>> https://launchpad.net/~ricotz/+archive/unstable <<<=====
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    Re: ALSA Upgrade Script

    Im using Lucid on a brand new CompaqCQ42 Latop.
    The six months out of date ALSA does not work.

    I have 2 options :

    1) Butcher my system using this script. (sound does work then)

    or

    2)...
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    Re: ALSA Upgrade Script

    Im a Peppermint Linux user with this no sound problem.
    Running this ALSA upgrade script got sound working thank god.

    Many thanks for making this available, there is no way I would have the time,...
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    Poll: Re: Pinguy OS 10.04 x64, Please Try.

    Nice work. Obviously a lot of thought went into trying to make it look spiffy & easy to use for non geeks.

    Uh.. ramming 64bit OS down peoples throats is a big wank, unless you have huge datasets...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    Even though the problem went away for me I have been following this thread in case I get it back again :popcorn:

    The comment here https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/572777 tallies with my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    Hi!
    If you have intermittant connection problems it is likely to be 2 things :

    1) Weak signal : install a bigger antennae on your outer or move your netbook closer to the router.

    2)...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    You should check your WiFi router is set to

    Allow Broadcast of SSID : Yes
    Security : WPA2-PSK (Wi-Fi Protected Access 2 Pre-Shared Key)
    Encryption : AES

    Make a careful note of the exact...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    I can confirm this works. Don't know why but it does.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    I suggest there is some kind of compatabilty problem with the encryption used by some WiFi router/Wifi Card combinations. I to saw this behavior until I reloaded the hardware driver & configured my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    Make sure your router is set to use WPA2-PSK. That's very important.
    If no joy then please help yourself & others by taking a moment to file a bug report.
    I have found that they do action your...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    Ok, you're welcome.
    Dont forget this exhaustive list here :
    http://www.linuxwireless.org/en/users/Drivers
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/WirelessCardsSupported
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    How times have changed..

    Now day's under Lucid (10.04) just plug in the printer to the computer, cups activates the driver needed for your IP4000 and you're printing.. just like my Mac.

    Interestingly when I first...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    Since its working for me I must bow out but before I do I took a look at the bug database for Ubuntu & dont find any thing special being reported for Lucid in regards to Wifi.

    I did see a detailed...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    The sticky at the top of the forum http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=885847

    When I first bought my HP Mini 110 netbook (model 1081TU) it had a highly proprietary Linux on it called Mi. It...
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    [all variants] Re: connect to a proxy through a proxy

    Hello Lyra, I think this is what you need to accomplish this :

    http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/lucid/man1/proxychains.1.html

    Regards
    Chris
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wifi not connecting after 10.04 upgrade...

    Yes I saw this also when I first tried Lucid booted from a USB memory stick. I tried plugging in a DLINK usb Wifi dongle, it too was detected as a RALINK & exhibited the same behavior.
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