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  1. [lubuntu] Re: I can't get Windows 7 and Lubuntu to Dual Boot

    Sometimes UEFI can cause problems with the bootloader (grub).

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UEFI

    You should check if you have fastboot/quickboot enabled in the "bios" and disable it. You...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Getting back to Windows

    In case you do have an intact windows partition you can use the following guides:

    http://askubuntu.com/questions/133533/how-to-remove-ubuntu-and-put-windows-back-on

    The example is for windows...
  3. [all variants] Re: 14.04 Kernel OOPS with the Low Latency Kernel

    You are correct. For some reason installing the nss-myhostname library removed the error for a couple of days until I started mocking about with sound settings. Now the error is back.
  4. [all variants] Re: 14.04 Kernel OOPS with the Low Latency Kernel

    I was having similar issues as you describe after upgrading from ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. The error messages compains about not finding "nss-myhostname", which is related to network management. For...
  5. Re: Touchpad stopped working making a Lubuntu paperweight of my laptop

    Hi,

    HP laptops have an option to disable/enable touchpad. On some laptop models this is done by double tapping on the top left-hand corner of the touchpad area, which can easily happen by...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Installation of Games on different hdd

    You can automount your hard drives in /etc/fstab, then make symbolic links to you games on those mount points.

    For instance as WoW is a windows game it lives in:...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: "there is not enough room on the disk" ubuntu 12.04

    You can list installed packages by size with:
    dpkg-query -Wf '${Installed-Size}\t${Package}\n' | sort -n
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    Re: Steam isn't working.

    Yes.

    If both appcache and ClientRegistry.blob are missing the you may as well delete everything except:
    ~/.local/share/Steam/SteamApps/ and the files and folders within (so you don't have to...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Disk use maxed out, but have plenty of space on my harddrive

    List the hard drive usage with:
    df -h
    If you have a separate /boot partition that is filled up with old kernel versions from previous updates then that should show up here.

    List the installed...
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    [other] Re: need help for data recovery.........

    1) Stop using the hard drive. Any new data you write to it reduces your changes of recovering the data.
    2) On a different computer or by booting from the ubuntu live dvd /usb download system rescure...
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    Re: Installing a downloaded package

    The package your trying to install is presumably called python-pyme in ubuntu. You can install this using the package manager:
    sudo apt-get install python-pyme

    or

    You can manually install the...
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    Re: Source only Ubuntu "Sourcebuntu"

    As you already know you can install only source packages in any Linux distro. Just remove all binary repos and only use the source repos. The USE-flags are however unique to Gentoo.

    Have you tried...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: ASRock Motherboard with Intel i3 Ivybridge

    If you want to use the onchip Intel graphics, then no you don't need to install any additional graphics drivers. The nouveau graphics driver is for Nvidia graphics cards, but also that is installed...
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    Re: Steam isn't working.

    You can uninstall steam and remove everything in your steam folder .local/share/Steam except for the SteamApps folder (which contains you installed games) and the clientregistry.blob (which contains...
  15. Re: Ubuntu 13.10 suddenly thinks my laptop is a phone

    I don't think this should happen if your running a standard ubuntu installation.
    Have you been experimenting with ubuntu touch (for instance by adding ubuntu touch/phone related PPAs or enabling...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Windows Drives Not Mounted At Bootup of 12.04

    print the UUIDs of the drive with:
    blkid

    for example:
    /dev/sda1: UUID="5EC55EA428DEFFD3" TYPE="ntfs"

    Make a backup of your fstab
    sudo cp /etc/fstab /etc/fstab.bk

    Then add these entries...
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    [SOLVED] Re: URL box gone?

    Right click on the black bar and tick navigation Toolbar.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Blank Screen after login

    OpenGL is included in the mesa packages, installed by default in basically all linux distributions. If you need specific packages to create openGL stuff, then that's a different thing, but you don't...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 13.10 installation aborted at the end

    A few tips that might help.

    First remove the cd image from virtualbox settings:
    Storage --> Controller: IDE, CD/DVD Drive: Remove disk from virtual drive
    This way the virtualbox will actually...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Backup Software for Ubuntu

    I use timeshift (http://www.teejeetech.in/p/timeshift.html) for system backups (backup goes to a separate drive) and rsync for home partition stuff (documents, music, etc. which puts the files to my...
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    Re: I have no taskbar...

    I think what your looking for is called "Window Buttons" in xfce panels.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 12.04. (64-bit) FREEZING

    It appears that both windows and linux users have reported heat problems with Acer Aspire 5738.
    http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/acer-aspire-5738zg-randomly-freezes-626331.html...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Trouble with Win7 Ubuntu Dual Boot

    You can use gparted to scan your hard drive to see if your windows partition is still there.
    If the installer has formatted and overwritten it then you might still be able to recover it.
    I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 12.04. (64-bit) FREEZING

    Without knowing the hadware specs it's difficult to say, but your overheating could be due to poor power management of the cpu or video card....
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    [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu 12.04. (64-bit) FREEZING

    You can check what is causing temperature increase with lm-sensors and set a higher fan speed with fancontrol. These depend on bios ACPI settings to work though.
    ...
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