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After upgrading to 13.10, I can no longer play certain video files through totem. I get the error
Required plugin could not be found
Videos requires to install plugins to play media files of...
I just got a Wacom Bamboo tablet. It works great on Ubuntu and I'm able to draw using it in GIMP. Now I'm looking for an application which can do the following:
* Do basic drawing, select brush...
I'm not sure if this is the best forum to post this, but since it's related to desktop OSs, I thought I'd post here.
Whenever there is a new desktop environment that is being developed,...
OK, while the wired issue is solved, I still can't seem to get WiFi to connect on the 3.5 kernel. Any help on that will be appreciated.
The error seems to have solved by changing the /etc/network/interfaces file.
Earlier it was:
iface lo inet loopback
iface dsl-provider inet ppp
lspci | egrep 'Network|Ethernet'
02:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11b/g LP-PHY (rev 01)
03:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E...
Greetings.. I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 yesterday. On reboot, I started facing networking issues on my laptop. Here are the symptoms:
1. On trying to connect to WiFi, it keeps showing the rotating...
Is it good time to upgrade from 12.04?
This question is regarding Cinnamon 1.6 which I installed from PPA. It comes with Nemo as the file manager. On right-clicking any file, I get options like "Open in Terminal", "Open as Root",...
Thanks a ton! That was really helpful.
When I press Ctrl+Atl+F1 and login using the character-only terminal screen, I see some messages like "Welcome...", "23 packages can be upgraded", etc. which I don't see when I open a terminal window...
Update Manager shows a list of avaiable upgradable packages grouped under different categories like (Important Security Updates, Recommended updates, etc.)
When we click on the checkbox next...
I have installed Gnome3 from gnome3-team PPA. Now the desktop has both gtk-2 as well as gtk-3 applications. I have observed that gtk-2 applications use a different theme while gtk-3 applications use...
I recently upgraded from Lucid to Natty. I'm having this issue where the icons in the Launcher are not being "remembered". I always see these "LibreOffice Writer", "LibreOffice Calc", etc. icons. I...
Thanks! That worked.
Mine is Intel onboard. It's two year old laptop.
I don't have other graphics problems: 3D works correctly. It's just the Dash menu that is having problems.
Yesterday I upgraded from Lucid to Natty. I'm having this issue where I don't see any icons in the Dash menu. There are only "Browse the Web", "View Photos", "Check Email" & "Listen to Music" icons...
Talking of Indic fonts, after recent updates I've found Devanagari rendering to be broken in Chromium. See attached picture. Things seem to be fine in Firefox. Anyone else here having this issue?
I see the following error on startup:
Error activating XKB configuration.
It can happen under various circumstances:
- a bug in libxklavier library
- a bug in X server (xkbcomp, xmodmap...
Ever since I upgraded to Lucid, I've found that my laptop spins down its hard disk too frequently. I can frequently see lags when the hd tries to spin up. Searching a bit I found...
Earlier hovering the mouse over Volume or Battery icon would show its status in a tooltip. This is no longer shown in the Indicator applet icons. Anyway to get them back?
I liked the old one better
I have a Compaq CQ40 laptop. After resuming from suspend, the battery icon disappears. The only way to make it reappear it seems is to restart Ubuntu karmic.
I did a diff of lshal before and after...