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    [SOLVED] Re: Disable wlan0 power management

    Thanks for that its working perfectly. I'm a bit rusty having made a comeback to ubuntu.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Disable wlan0 power management

    I have a clean install of 11.04. When I try to copy and paste Zook's commands into terminal the file opens but it's blank. I close it without saving and "no such file or directory errors" appears in...
  3. Re: Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    Here's the latest,I've updated the bios which went without a hitch but unfortunately the problem is still with me.Any more ideas? This is the result of the two terminal commands. The ACPI Warning...
  4. Re: Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    I had a look at the bios update and the instructions say to run the exe from the vista os.Only problem with this is that I removed vista and have W7 rc1 and XP.Would it be ok to run the exe from...
  5. Re: Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    Oh God,Bios updates really scare me.I don't mind messing with partitions bootloaders etc...At least being a laptop I won't have to worry about power outages will give it a look tomorrow.Its a lovely...
  6. Re: Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    Another thing I noticed.After using Part Magic in the default setting(load into ram and eject disc) when I exit and start later on I get the very same problem.Does that help anybody?
  7. Re: Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    Yes I don't even get to the post screen.
  8. Re: Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    Oh no,not death by windows!! Back to av updating,defragging files...blah blah.Has anyone got a suggestion?Philinux what do you think is happening?
  9. Re: Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    I think running_rabbit07 is on the right track.The "pop" doesn't seem to come from the speakers but more from the side of the computer and seems to be related to the control of the power.I'm a bit...
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Will not load OS - Flashing White Striped Screen

    Don't Install the Nividia restricted drivers.I did and got black screen had to reinstall.
  11. Need to press power button twice to start ubuntu

    Hi Guys and Gals,
    Bear with me on this one and I'll try to explain.I have a Medion laptop (MD 96640) 3 gig ram 320 gb hd.I started using ubuntu at Hardy Heron with varying degrees of...
  12. Re: 9.10 beta - internet connection problem and workaround

    I have a Medion laptop,Ralink rt2860 wireless card.I did a clean install of Karmic.I tried connecting via lan cable to eliminate wireless card/driver issues but no improvment.My router is the Eircom...
  13. Re: 9.10 beta - internet connection problem and workaround

    Restarted network but still no better.
  14. Re: 9.10 beta - internet connection problem and workaround

    Edited the file,it didn't work unfortunately,internet is terrible.Think I'll wait for a few weeks unless anyone has a suggestion.
  15. Re: 9.10 beta - internet connection problem and workaround

    Sorry if I sound dumb. What is the terminal command to edit this file please? I'm having this problem too.
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    [ubuntu] Re: No Sound on Medion 96640 Laptop

    No joy using oss.When I go to the sound control and try "Test" the program just locks up and the only way to remove it from the screen is to reboot the computer.
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    [ubuntu] No Sound on Medion 96640 Laptop

    Hi all.I have Untrepid installed and thanks to Flyguy97's excellent post am now online.I have no sound whatsoever.The speaker symbol has a red circle similar to a "no entry" sign over it.If I try to...
  18. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    I changed AuthMode to WPAPSK and it worked perfectly.Many many thanks to Flyguy97.......Do you know anything about sound??
  19. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    I changed channel in dat file to 7 to match router channel 7.No joy.This is whats in the dat.file.
    Country Region=1
    Country RegionABand=7
    Country Code=IE
    ChannelGeography=1
    SSID=name...
  20. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    I did the scan.It looks kike the card is "seeing" my network.There are 3 networks around me.I have my ssid named.Its called Cell 02 - Address 00:0F:CC:2D:97:88
    ...
  21. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    Got to the end worked out encrypytion for my ssid/passphrase combination.Double checked everything restarted computer.........Nothing!!! No wireless light...no internet.I'm going to bed now very...
  22. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    I've got as far as step 9. When I type in sudo echo rt2860sta >> /etc/modules. I get bash: /etc/modules: Permission denied. What do I do now? Will I have to start all over again or am I missing...
  23. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    I've got as far as trying to change has_wpa_supplicant=n to y.I can get the flashing black cursor over the "n" I even managed to remove it by pressing delete.I have it restored to "n" again but...
  24. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    Many thanks for your reply.I'll leave network manager removed and try installing the driver. Will keep you posted:)
  25. Poll: [all variants] Re: Walkthrough - Installing Ralink 2860 Based Wireless Adapters

    I only succeeded in removing network manager which has now left me without the cable connection too.When I try to extract aechive I get what seems to the stock answer for everything in ubuntu"Cannot...
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