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    Re: Problems with USB hard drive

    I have been some further research on this and come accross the follow issue which Linus Torvalds found! Could this be related to this issue?
    https://lkml.org/lkml/2012/4/14/217
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    Re: Problems with USB hard drive

    [UPDATE 2] Unfortunately, I spoke too soon and although I can get the drive mounted since running the udo rmmod uas command, as soon as you push a few GB's of data to the drive, it drops off the USB...
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    Re: Ubuntu 11.04 will not work with my USB HDD

    [UPDATE] Just noticed coping large files through rsync made the drive drop out and disappear again :( Interesting by copying the file through Gnome Shell, I do not get this problem!

    This is what...
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    Re: Ubuntu 11.04 will not work with my USB HDD

    Please see below the errors I am getting
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    Problems with USB hard drive

    This thread relates to errors with USB drives dropping off from the USB bus.

    My Hitachi Touro 2GB connected to either 12.04 or 12.10 just kept dropping out. I ran "sudo rmmod uas" which I thought...
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    [all variants] Re: GMA500 (Poulsbo) gma500_gfx

    Thanks for all the responses on Gnome 3. I am still using 12.10 but use it with the Gnome faillback and it seems "usable". From reading the posts above, it does seem this is the end of the life for...
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    [all variants] Re: GMA500 (Poulsbo) gma500_gfx

    That is interesting as I have always thought Fedora had improved the performance. This is worrying, it looks like this chipset may never work well with Gnome 3:( Is anyone away of any work going on...
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    [all variants] Re: GMA500 (Poulsbo) gma500_gfx

    My understanding is that Gnome 3 on Fedora works well with the GMA500 chipset. Does anyone know how they managed this and if these tweaks can be ported to Ubuntu 12.10
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    [all variants] Re: GMA500 (Poulsbo) gma500_gfx

    Yep, just installed Gnome Ubuntu 12.10 and it is still very slow. I just wish llvmpipe could be updated :(
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    [all variants] Re: GMA500 (Poulsbo) gma500_gfx

    For those that are testing 12.10, how is Gnome3 performing? I did have Gnome 3 working under 12.04 but it was very slow...then all of a sudden, it no longer worked and booted into Gnome 2 shell. ...
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    [all variants] Re: GMA500 (Poulsbo) gma500_gfx

    Hi,

    I had Gnome 3 working on my Dell 1010 running 12.04 but now has stopped working, just goes into Gnome classic.

    Anyone else running Gnome 3 on this chipset yet?
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    A question from a non developer. What is involved in getting this video driver to work flawlessly under Linux so it can run videos with hardware acceleration. For example, if we employed a...
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Just a quick update to my post (please see below) getting 12.04 working on a Dell 1010 Mini. I adding this line to GRUB and it has now fixed the problem not bottom straight into the desktop. MANY...
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    I have a dell Mini 1010 and I have excatly the same issues as described below. The swapping of TTY1 is a pain. Installed Gnome Shell but it just goes logs into the old version of Gnome. Apart from...
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Many thanks for the responses.....Like many of you, I am getting so frustrated with this chipset....all I want is a working Gnome 3 shell on Ubuntu capable of running video acceleration!

    Thank God...
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Is it looking like Gnome 3 will be working on this chipset with Ubuntu 12.04?
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Regarding Gnome 3 support, do you think this will always be a problem or something that can be fixed?
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    bodji.zazen,

    Have you tried Gnome 3 with this setup yet?
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Yikes, it has been a while since I visited this thread, it is so long, I cannot seem to find the status on 11.10.

    Can someone tell me if it is now working on 11.10 using Gnome 3 shell (not...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dell Mini 10 (1366x768)

    Just an update, things are getting better for the gma 500 chip these netbooks run -
    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/HardwareSupportComponentsVideoCardsPoulsbo#lucid
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    Can someone point me in the right direction where to find further updates on this and who are the developers?
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Tista,

    Many thanks for your response. Just given it a go and the laptop froze after about 5 minutes of playing the .vob file even using the cache parameter. Could there be a bug in the driver as...
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    I have now run sudo apt-get upgrade a few new drivers came down which resolved my mplayer shared library problem list above. However, I am still suffering from freezes when playing .vob files with...
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Just installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my Dell Mini 10, patched everything up and installed GMA 500 using the command -
    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gma500/ppa && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install...
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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Is anyone else having intermittent freezes when playing videos? Its driving me mad as I am not sure what else to look at. Just to confirm, the whole computer locks up and the only way out is...
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