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  1. Thread: Boot from RAM

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    [ubuntu] Re: Boot from RAM

    Well as the live cd normally loads off of the CD which is 700MB I would imagine it would use maybe 2gb at most, after all the distro I mentioned with MEPIS isn't a cut down distro like puppy for...
  2. Thread: Boot from RAM

    by mc6415
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    [ubuntu] Boot from RAM

    Well I have a 9.04 Live CD and I was wondering is there any way to load it to RAM, for example with MEPIS you can boot the live cd from ram by adding the 'toram' line to the end of the boot options....
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    Re: Strange partitioning problem

    OK that problem was rather strange after it went to ReiserFS I tried EXT3 again and it worked perfectly, I'm pleased but rather confused now.
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    Strange partitioning problem

    Just a quick one really, I tried partitioning to an EXT2 and an EXT3 filesystem and ran into problems, so I tried NTFS to check and that worked, I then tried FAT-16 and FAT-32 both of which worked...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Configuring Acer 6920 Hardware

    Just a quick question to see if anyone here can help me out, does anyone here know how to get sound working on one of these in Mandriva 2009?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problem installing packages

    All is good managed to solve the problem by doing:

    dpkg --clear-avail
    apt-get update
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problem installing packages

    Well I took a look at that file and from the error message it would seem the problem lies in this little block:

    igest, NTLM, and Basic authentication
    * Server support for Digest and Basic...
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    [ubuntu] Problem installing packages

    Right I'll keep this short and sweet, recently whenever I go to install any package I end up getting the following:

    Reading package lists... Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state...
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    [ubuntu] Installation fails on any program

    I upgraded to 9.04 the other day after using the RC for a bit, but now when I go to install a program from Synaptic it comes up saying that it failed to make some changes, on closer inspection this...
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    [ubuntu] Is there a way too...

    Right well I have ubuntu running quite nicely on my laptop currently and have it running under wubi on my desktop, my laptop is running the RC of 9.0.4, and my desktop 8.10 now I was wondering is...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Difference Between 8.04 and 9.04

    From what I've been reading the main differences seem to speed, and the ability to now use ext4 filesystems.
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    Re: The Great Desktop Effects FAQ of 2008

    Hey great guide, I have one query though, I have installed compiz through synaptic, and when I look for System>Preferences I can't see advanced desktop effects, this is on 8.10 intrepid, how do I get...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Acer Aspire 6920G Sound Card Solution for the #bug issue with Intel ICH 8 (Realte

    Hi, thanks the guide worked and I have sound at long long last, but I still have a problem in that whenever I use it with headphones, I get sound out the speakers on the laptop and out of my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problem with Restricted Drivers

    Ah thank you worked a treat :D
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problem with Restricted Drivers

    Hi there, the card is a ATI Mobility HD3650 512Mb DDR2, and I'm using 8.10 Intrepid, sorry for posting in the wrong section.
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    [ubuntu] Problem with Restricted Drivers

    Right, I'm new to ubuntu so go easy on me :D

    Basically I finally finished installing ubuntu on my laptop (Acer Aspire 6920G is that helps), and everything works fine, bar the sound, but I've found...
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