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    [ubuntu] ntfsclone syntax

    I have ubuntu laptop (12.04.2) with 2 ntfs drives connected: sdg1 (a backup drive for windows) and sdb1 (a non-booting win 7 drive). Ultimately I'm hoping to move sdb1 to a new hard drive and use win...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Installed epson driver but only see cups interface

    Thanks for the suggestion, but I want to get around the cups interface. I saw the driver once, but since then it's just been cups.
  3. [ubuntu] Installed epson driver but only see cups interface

    I installed the printer driver for my epson r2400 printer, but can only see the cups interface. Cups does not provide access to the printer's maintenance functions. How can I see the epson driver...
  4. [other] Sane Access Denied Epson 730 printer scanner

    I've installed all drivers for Epson 730 combo printer scanner and followed NastyRecord's excellent instructions for setting everything up, but ...

    Sane sees the scanner, but returns the following...
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    [wubi] Defrag Broke Wubi Ubuntu

    I defragged my C: drive, and now my Wubi Ubuntu installation is broken. I get an error message along the lines of:

    Kernel Panic. Cannot find fs boot (buncha hex).

    Can I repair this, or do I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Boot Partiton

    You have to run gedit with correct privileges.

    Try this:

    sudo gedit mnt/root/ect/fstab

    Enter your password and you should be in.
  7. [ubuntu] nvidia x11 configuration report Virtualbox

    Ubuntu 9.10, Virtualbox 3.0.12, Windows 7, Acer X243W monitor at 1920x1200 resolution.

    Got the nVidia driver running and the Ubuntu screen is beautiful! But Windows7 thinks I have a generic non...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Mounting shared drives Virtualbox

    Solved. The problem was with Samba. Though I'd shared the folders, and they reported as shared through the gui, they weren't. I unshared them, and reshared them, and now they work.

    Thanks again...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Mounting shared drives Virtualbox

    Thanks for the suggestion. I tried that and seem to have gotten further along. The drives now show up in explorer as mounted, but when I try to browse them, I get a new error saying that "x: refers...
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    [SOLVED] Mounting shared drives Virtualbox

    Still having trouble connecting guest (Win7) to host (Ubuntu 9.1) folders.
    Here's what I've done so far.

    Installed Guest Additions
    Shared the desired folders on Ubuntu (9.10)
    Shared the...
  11. [SOLVED] Howto: mount drives in Windows7 under virtualbox

    Running Ubuntu 9.10
    Running Virtualbox 2.0.12
    Windows7 installed in virtual machine

    My data is on a separate drive from the system.
    I've shared the folders on the data drive
    I've added them in...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Update fixed Virtualbox

    Fixed. Had to download a new machine. Thanks for the reinstall suggestion -- it got me to thinking, so I checked with Sun, and sure enough, they had a newer one than mine. Installed, and it works...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Nvidia screen resolution problems

    Thanks to all. The console instructions worked. Round things are round and desktop effects worked for the first time.

    When I went to run Virtualbox, however, it's broken after this morning's...
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    [ubuntu] Update broke Virtualbox

    Todays update broke Virtualbox. What to do???
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    [SOLVED] Nvidia screen resolution problems

    Running 9.10 (which is totally awesome!).
    Installed nvidia driver. Nvidia is correctly aware of my monitor size (1920x1200), but Ubuntu isn't.
    When I try to save nvidia settings, it reports that...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Touchpad is Dimming Screen

    Thanks for reply. No EE lines in log file. Today, for the first time, scrolling down with the keyboard caused the same error, so it is not specific to touchpad.

    Gary
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    [SOLVED] Touchpad is Dimming Screen

    Ubuntu 8.04 running on Lenovo Y510 laptop.

    Simply moving the cursor around on the screen frequently (though not always) dims my screen to minimum brightness.

    Anyone know how to put stop to...
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    [ubuntu] Which drivers used in virtual machines

    Just wondering. I install Windows in a virtual machine under Ubuntu. When using Windows, which drivers do the actual work of interfacing with the hardware, Win or Ubuntu?

    Gary
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu VirtualBox Devices Menu??

    I'm really curious to know how your Vista inside Ubuntu is working. I want to do the same thing because Photoshop CS4 requires Vista and I just don't want to have to live in Vista.

    Gary
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    Re: Ubuntuzilla & libstdc++5

    For whatever reason it did not show up in my repository, regardles of sources.list setting. I finally solved the issue by upgrading to ver 8. Thanks for reply.
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    Ubuntuzilla & libstdc++5

    Contrary to web page assertion, Ubuntuzilla 4.6.1 does not resolve the libstdc++5 issue. Anyone know how to get this library? (every link I've followed has been error 404).

    Gracias
  22. [ubuntu] Obtain ownership of old files using live distro

    I'm trying to copy files from an old Ubuntu (Drake?) hd from a computer that died (motherboard croaked). I've put the drive in a housing and connected it to a new machine via usb. Using the latest...
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    FileZilla for Dapper

    Is FileZilla available in a repository? I've got Universe enabled but can't seem to find it.

    Happily Running 6.06

    Gary
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