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  1. [SOLVED] Re: bizarre problem root nautilus compiz and netbook edition

    No permanent soution, but an easy way to get this working is to drop:

    /usr/bin/gconftool-2 --unset /apps/nautilus/preferences/show_desktop

    in a start-up script or .bashrc, so it's out of mind. ...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: bizarre problem root nautilus compiz and netbook edition

    Okay, solved, or at least worked around:

    gconftool-2 --unset /apps/nautilus/preferences/show_desktop

    Note: setting 'true', did not work for me. nor did sudoing the above.

    If this doesn't...
  3. [SOLVED] bizarre problem root nautilus compiz and netbook edition

    Hey folks,

    I installed UNE KK on an Asus EEEPC 900HA.

    I then decided I didn't like the UNE interface and uninstalled it via Synaptic:

    maximus, human-netbook-theme, ume-launcher

    Installed:
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    [ubuntu] Re: i915 0000:00:02.0: LVDS-1: EDID invalid.

    Started experiencing the same. I run off an asus 900ha. I think the problem is related to your display settings and resolution. Try resetting to 800x600, reboot, check dmesg for a bit, then if...
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    [ubuntu] Re: External monitor resolution

    Okay, so following here:
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1305919&page=1

    I have a workaround that may be of use to you.

    1. plug in external display BEFORE booting up
    2. if that does...
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    [ubuntu] Re: External monitor resolution

    Hi! Exact same problem as you though different netbook, same driver.
    Did you find a solution?

    xorg.conf is no longer used in Lucid (I think), and is nowhere to be found in my system. Can you...
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    [SOLVED] Re: help system recovery!

    Solved! I just used ubu LL usb Live to boot in, then went to my cannabalized XP found bootmgr and basicallycopied it back to everywhere I could think of.

    On reboot, it worked! Now I will...
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    [SOLVED] help system recovery!

    So I've gone and royally screwed my system!

    I had a triple boot in order XP, 7, Ubu (Karmic). In there was also a swap partition, and an NTFS one for storage.

    My partition tables had been...
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    [ubuntu] Re: this computer has no operating systems on it

    Anyone?
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    [ubuntu] Re: this computer has no operaating systems on it

    Thanks for looking :)
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    [ubuntu] Re: this computer has no operaating systems on it

    Thanks for all the help folks! I think I'm beggining to understand a bit more.

    sudo fdisk-l:
    Note, sdb is the usb live karmic key...



    Testdisk Log:
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    [ubuntu] Re: this computer has no operaating systems on it

    Yes I did wipe out the recovery partition when I first got the system. It came with XP which I kept, and I installed jaunty & then win 7 fresh (not as an upgrade) in their own partition. I can't...
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    [ubuntu] this computer has no operaating systems on it

    Hi all,

    if anyone can provide some insight, I would appreciate it. I have not found this problem elsewhere on the forums though some similar ones.

    I have an ASUS EEE PC netbook, with...
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    [all variants] Re: triple boot XP Vista Ubu grub to GAG -> :(

    Tried rebooting into live usb, partition editor shows my hard drive has one big unallocated partition. Does that mean it's fried now?!

    Am I looking at a reinstall?
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    [all variants] Re: triple boot XP Vista Ubu grub to GAG -> :(

    Okay, so now I can't even boot into ubuntu busybox :(

    It hangs at:
    GRUB Loading stage1.5

    If i try booting off an XP usb key I get:
    BOOTMGR is missing (error from my xp key)

    It then tries...
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    [all variants] Re: triple boot XP Vista Ubu grub to GAG -> :(

    Thank you for your help!

    -the find command gave me (hd0,5)
    -the setup gave me;
    Checking if stages 1, 2, 1_5 exit...yes


    Messed up.
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    [all variants] Re: triple boot XP Vista Ubu grub to GAG -> :(

    OK, as I thought it was not file corruption:

    I prepared a boot usb, via vista recovery tool.
    I then chose the repair option and within 0.000001s it detected a windows vista install that was not...
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    [all variants] triple boot XP Vista Ubu grub to GAG -> :(

    Any help is appreciated!

    I have posted elsewhere to no avail, but I will now try here:

    I have an asus eee pc netbook without a cd drive. It came with xp, I added vista, no probs, the bootloader...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Bash scripting help!

    Solved using zenity, see comments in:
    http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/use-bash-trap-statement-cleanup-temporary-files#comment-341228
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    [all variants] differentiating bluetooth mouth states

    Hi out there,

    does anyone know if there is a way to detect a bluetooth mouse being on WITHOUT/PRIOR TO pairing?

    I.e. if I pair my mouse and then turn it off, an

    hidd --search
    reveals that...
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    [SOLVED] Bash scripting help!

    I'm not sure this is the right forum let alone the right site, but perhaps someone can shed some light or point me to the right place?

    I have set up a script to run on login or double-clicking the...
  22. Re: HOWTO: General mouse customization, including double click

    Ok, so I got it working, if anyone else needs a hint:
    http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-355695.html

    It has to do with a bluetooth not pairing correctly issue...

    if anyone can figure...
  23. Re: HOWTO: General mouse customization, including double click

    Hi all, any help you can provide would be appreciated!

    I am trying to get the scroll wheel working and have tried the xmodmap & xinput methods to set the keys, to no avail.

    Here are some...
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    [all variants] Re: Comprehensive ndiswrapper troubleshooting guide

    No luck with the b43. It explicitly does not support my card. Thought I'd give it a go anyhow. At first my crad was unclaimed, then magically it was. But my interface never showed up anywhere, so...
  25. [ubuntu] Re: how to disable microphone when im not using it?

    Sounds obvious, but here's something you may have missed.

    Unless enabled in the preferences/options of your volume control manager, there may be a 'front mic' in addition to the regular mic. ...
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