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    Can't print to Mac-hosted HP printer

    I have been unable to print to an HP Deskjet D2660 that I have connected to my Mac ever since I started using the 64 bit Ubuntu (starting with Natty, IIRC). Previously, this printer worked just fine...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04) SOLVED

    I had to do this for both the amd64 and i386 versions (to correct the version mismatch that started this issue in the first place). But it worked. :)
  3. [SOLVED] Re: Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04)

    I had thought about using the "purge" option with apt-get, but that would require reinstalling all the stuff that depends on libpango as well...Is there a way to fix this manually, by...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04)

    Got the swap problem fixed (took a look at the UUIDs and then edited /etc/fstab) but still having problems with (re)installing libpango: :confused:

    estraven@BeigeBombshell:~$ sudo apt-get install...
  5. [SOLVED] Re: Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04)

    Thanks for the help...It turns out I don't have swap enabled! :oops:

    (Long story short: this was the result of a drive swap. Although I have a swap partition on the hard drive, for some reason,...
  6. [SOLVED] Re: Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04)

    OK...I removed just the listing for the i386 libpango package (not those of any that depended on it, nor any other references thereof) from /var/lib/dpkg/status and re-ran the "sudo apt-get install...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04)

    Since I don't have root login enabled (Mac OS X habit :-P), I just used sudo -s for root access, and backed up the files to my own desktop.

    I didn't find any references in...
  8. [SOLVED] Re: Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04)

    Near as I can tell, it looks like there's a version mismatch between the 32- and 64-bit versions of libpango. Is there a way to fix this?

    estraven@BeigeBombshell:~$ sudo apt-get update
    [sudo]...
  9. [SOLVED] Update manager snagging on libpango (12.04)

    I have had some problems during the last two updates. Update Manager has failed when encountering the libpango packages. The first time I was able to fix it by running 'sudo apt-get install -f' as...
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    [all variants] Re: Comprehensive Multimedia & Video Howto

    Windoze Refugee:
    It appears you have an older SB card which uses quadraphonic (or, in more modern parlance, 4.0 surround) sound. As configured by default, the "rear out" port isn't an auxiliary line...
  11. [all variants] Stream-based output autoswitching in Pulseaudio?

    A few days ago I had posted a question about getting PCM and AC3 audio out of the same S/PDIF output on my sound card (along with analog, out of another output). The post was here (look for #1925).
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    Disentangling sound

    I'm having issues getting sound sorted out...
    When I first started using my new setup, the only sound I had was the analog output, feeding my monitor speakers. Enabling digital output to my home...
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    Sticky: Re: Desktop Hardware Incompatibility List.

    Motherboard
    AsusTeK Technologies Ltd.
    Asus A7A266, Socket A, ALi M1647 chipset, AGP Pro 4X (w/o onboard sound)
    Ubuntu 10.10

    Hardware sensors (fans, temps, voltages) do not work in GNOME. I have...
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    Sticky: Re: Desktop Hardware Incompatibility List.

    DVD+/-RW Drive
    Toshiba Samsung Storage Technologies
    TSST TS-H522B, firmware rev. TS12
    Ubuntu 10.10

    Drive recognized erratically or not at all. Disk Utility sometimes lists this as a standard...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Repairing/reinstalling HAL after disk rescue

    I'm getting Jackalope now, via torrent (on my primary computer--the one with the half-eaten fruit on its cover, running a 64-bit BSD variant). All it needs is time. ;)

    Thanks for the help anyway...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Repairing/reinstalling HAL after disk rescue

    Hello again, and thanks for the advice!

    Unfortunately when I reinstalled HAL apt-get exited with an error. Here's the code:



    root@ubuntu:/# sudo apt-get install --reinstall hal
    Reading...
  17. [ubuntu] Repairing/reinstalling HAL after disk rescue

    Hello all...

    I've got a rather thorny problem. Recently the hard drive in my Ubuntu box failed, causing a freeze during the boot process. Using the instructions for cloning a working Ubuntu...
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