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    [ubuntu] No sound from firefox and movie player

    Hi All,

    I recently switched the laptop keeping the same hard disk. After that sound is not working on many applications, like Totem movie player or youtube videos from firefox browser. But...
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 not booting windows

    I booted ubuntu in recovery mode and found that fsck utility is prompts to run a check on Windows hard drive and waits for response. In normal boot this appears as hang.

    After I edited the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: openoffice thesaurus grayed out

    Thank you very much triplesick, I had the same issue in Open Office 3.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 and got it resolved by your steps.
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    [ubuntu] Re: alternative for xterm

    Thanks for the reply, but it doesn't work, does it require any setting or keybinding?
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    [ubuntu] alternative for xterm

    Hi All,

    I'm using Lucid 10.04 and usually ssh to many unix server. I have created aliases with server name, that executes xterm command as below.

    I'm getting frustrated by inability to copy and...
  6. Poll: Re: HOWTO: Ubuntu All Brother Printer & Scanner Driver Installation for Newbies!

    Thank you very much for this How-to. The same steps worked for MFC-420CN printer too. I guess mkdir /var/spool/lpd is an important step.
    Appreciate your post!
  7. [ubuntu] Re: GLib-WARNING **: getpwuid_r(): failed due to unknown user id (0)

    In the past 5 weeks I'm using lucid, GLib Warning message appeared 4 times in the past week. I guess its something to do with new install/update?! But error message never occurs during boot up....
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 not booting windows

    Yes, After swapping I tried booting from both disks by changing bios. Both didn't go beyond the respective logo. Additionally xp gave BSOD when attempting to read the hibernate file.
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 not booting windows

    Hi,

    Thanks for the reply. I have a Thinkpad T60p laptop with 2 hard-disks (one of them in place of cd drive). I'm not sure how to look at motherboard. I tried physically swapping the 2 disks, but...
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 not booting windows

    Hi oldfred,

    Can you please let me know or point me how to swap the SATA port order?
    Thank you
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    [SOLVED] Re: grub2 not booting windows

    Hi oldfred,

    Thank you very much for your reply. Below is the information you have requested. As you have mentioned boot.ini thinks it is drive 0. I'll try to change it to drive 1 and see if it...
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    [SOLVED] grub2 not booting windows

    Hi All,

    I have 2 different hard-disks, 1 for ubuntu and the other for win xp. If XP is hibernating then grub2 boots normally into XP, but if XP is attempted to boot normally from shutdown, I'm...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Firefox on top when clicking links from other apps?

    Is there any fix for this issue? I have the same problem..
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