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  1. [ubuntu] Re: 13.04 - raring ringtail - fast user switching, no password

    1. I don't see how setting a root account will help.
    2. multi-user and fast-switching between them IS an already supported functionality, I don't see the need for additional software and tweaking...
  2. [ubuntu] 13.04 - raring ringtail - fast user switching, no password

    Hi,
    I share my home PC with my wife and we have two different users just to make it easier to switch from one to another without having to log off/log on on websites and the like, we just find it...
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    [ubuntu] Re: System won't shut down; Logs off instead

    I had the same problem, it started after upgrading from 12.10 to 13.04, so if someone is hoping the upgrade to 13.04 will fix it, don't hold your breath...
    Anyway, this solution proposed by Dabo...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 12.04: How to install nVidia drivers that works?

    The pinning is only for the xorg packages, it won't do anything to the rest of the system, I've already done that on my PC and tested before I posted this earlier today.
    I know is not a "best...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 12.04: How to install nVidia drivers that works?

    Yeah, I've forgot to point out stopping the lightdm, thanks @bogan for the clarification, I'll add it to the post too
    BTW, the "pinning" code was added to my original post

    @haresear, thanks for...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 12.04: How to install nVidia drivers that works?

    I guess it's your lucky day, because I'm going to give you the solution!
    I had exactly the same problem and had been searching and trying different approaches until I've found this post (post #15)...
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    [ubuntu] Display problem on Oneiric

    Hi,
    I have a very strange problem with my display.
    I've been having this on Natty and I was hoping this is solved on Oneiric, but it wasn't, so I tried using Unity 2D instead, as I thought it may...
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Natty - "Monitor: unknown" - Can't set display resolution

    My post above about installing the intel driver could help you too
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Natty - "Monitor: unknown" - Can't set display resolution

    first of all, make sure you have the intel display drivers installed

    sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-intel

    Have you tried the steps I gave on my previous post here?
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    Re: Band in a box 2006 - no sound

    Damn it, I was so hoping to find an answer for this problem, this post is waiting for almost 3 years and nobody has anything to say about it???
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Natty - "Monitor: unknown" - Can't set display resolution

    Please paste the output of the following command:

    lspci -nn | grep VGA
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Natty - "Monitor: unknown" - Can't set display resolution

    Exactly!
    that is just a way I'm used to run commands on terminal, so I can release it for further input while the program is still running.
    It's only useful for me when I'm opening a GUI program...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Natty - "Monitor: unknown" - Can't set display resolution

    U R welcome!
    I'm glad I could help someone with it
  14. [ubuntu] Re: Natty - "Monitor: unknown" - Can't set display resolution

    I have a solution for you, but you must be sure you know what you're doing before you try this. You need to know for sure the mode you're choosing is supported by your monitor!
    All this is done via...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Thoughts about the upcoming Natty and its "Unity" desktop environment

    I'm sure they will be refined, and I also think I will opt for trying to adapt to Unity as it's made by Ubuntu guys, the problem is that in the mean time, while they refine things up, we, users, need...
  16. [ubuntu] Thoughts about the upcoming Natty and its "Unity" desktop environment

    We're almost there, and I'm waiting for the new release, but I can't help not being a bit worried about it.
    I've been reading a lot about unity, both very good and very bad so I'm a bit afraid! The...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: unlock from screensaver asks for password twice

    nope, did that too, I've read there is a bug filed in launchpad about this, I don't know where is it now, I guess it will be solved in some future update.
  18. [ubuntu] Re: unlock from screensaver asks for password twice

    I don't have such an entry in my startup applications, that's where I first looked at...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: unlock from screensaver asks for password twice

    I have the same problem, I don't know what causes it, I've just found that the "gnome-screensaver" has two processes, one run by gdm and the other by my user.
    Killing one of them solves the problem,...
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    Re: Are you a thread killer?

    Going back to the original topic of this thread.
    It happened to me many times, so am I a killer???
    I think the ones that don't answer and leave you all alone there are the killers, not you!

    Then...
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    Re: Howto: Mustek 1200 Ub Pro

    Yes, you're missing the main point, this thread was first posted on April 5th, 2005, that's 5 years ago, though it helped me to make my scanner work on intrepid, it may still be too outdated for...
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    [all variants] Re: Default config file for tsclient???

    tsclient is merely an frontend applet for rdesktop, vncviewer, wfica and xnest.
    As soon as you run tsclient for the first time it will create the file ~/.tsclient/mru.tsc and when you close it will...
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    Re: Howto: Install Ubuntu without a CD

    Check if you don't have a flash drive plugged in while trying to install, it may be mounted and detected as "cdrom".
    Also, if you haven't shut down windows properly it may detect some file systems...
  24. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Bluetooth on WinXP guest under Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty host

    For now, please forget the guest and let's try to focus on the host first.
    Is the bluetooth device you're trying to use connected to the computer?
    Is it a portable device or is it onboard?
    If it's...
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    [ubuntu] Re: lvm modprobe dm-mod in Ubuntu server 9.04

    That's because since 9.04 the module is built INTO the kernel so no need to load it
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