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  1. [ubuntu] Re: using linux to 'swap' two hard drives

    Oh yeah, forgot to mention that: both drives are SATA, and there's only one SATA power connector in each PC... so no go, I have to use the500GB to hold BOTH images, as copying across the network...
  2. [ubuntu] using linux to 'swap' two hard drives

    hey there

    I have 2 PC's, one with a 250GB hdd and the other with a 320GB hdd. Recently it has become apparent that it would make more sense to have the 320GB in the other computer, due to running...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Using the Windows Boot manager to boot Ubuntu off another HDD

    Hmm. (again)
    Just tried booting directly off the 2nd HDD by changing the BIOS disk boot order.
    Ubuntu boots fine, I'm using it now, but If I try to load Windows it says:

    Unsupported executable...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Using the Windows Boot manager to boot Ubuntu off another HDD

    Hmm, I tried a few things mentioned there, but had no luck.

    Here are my results from that boot script thing though...


    ============================= Boot Info Summary:...
  5. [ubuntu] Using the Windows Boot manager to boot Ubuntu off another HDD

    Hi,

    I've recently been using a special setup to install ubuntu - since I am always shuffling around partitions and operating systems, I find it is easier to not install GRUB over the Windows boot...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    I've downloaded the Release Candidate and installed again and encountered no issues whatsoever.

    I reckon there was a problem with the display driver and the installer, but whatever it was is gone...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    Hmm. just ran the install again and it failed once again. However, I noted that it failed whilst configuring the hardware. I've attached a backup of the entire /var/log directory if you need any log...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    There's nothing wrong with ubuntu that's not experienced with other linux distros too. Liek I said before, I've got an NVIDIA card, and I've managed to get CS:S running FASTER (150fps max instead of...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    Hmm. I tried to install the driver through Restricted Drivers, but once it got to the download and install phase, it just hung at 0% for a bit (although it was definitely downloading, I could see the...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    Another note on this - usually DVI/VGA (ie which one to use) is handled by the firmware on the video card, not the driver on the PC. At least until you start to use both ports for dual...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    Just to clarify, I've never had any major issues with Ubuntu and graphics drivers in the past - the only issue I've had is that since either 7.10 or 8.04 I've had to install the official NVIDIA...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    There's nothing wrong with the LiveCD - I've already installed a copy of Jaunty off the same CD on my laptop, and I have succsessfully integrated it with both the Windows XP and Windows 7 Beta boot...
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    Re: Jaunty won't install

    Intel C2D e6400 @ 2.13GHz (note, I'm installing the 64-bit version of jaunty)
    NVIDIA 7600GT (The desktop effects require a downloaded driver, even though it's running off the livecd)
    4GB of RAM...
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    Jaunty won't install

    Hi, sorry if this is the wrong place to post this.

    I've downloaded the Jaunty beta, and already installed it on my laptop - it's pretty good. I've also managed to hook it into the windows 7...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Alsa Surround Sound - Realtek ALC883

    I've tried this and it doesn't work. Using Ubuntu 8.10, the speaker-test results in only the front two speakers working.



    note to anyone wanting to try this - some spaces are missing from the...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Disable close screen suspend while Downloaing

    Thanks, this works. But I still think there could be some way to automate this - eg a script that monitors LAN/WLAN and/or CPU activity, and if over a certain amount, automatically inhibit the sleep....
  17. [gnome] Re: Evolution Mail - Sharing profiles

    I've switched to thunderbird. It has a profiling system so I can share the profile folder.

    I'm sure there's a way to do this with evolution, all I need to do is find the config/storage folder
  18. Re: Can I install Wubi to a dedicated partition, but keep the windows bootloader setu

    Got it working. The wiki was right, thanks Ago.
    You need to first install the bootloader to the main ubuntu partition, or the partition that contains the /boot folder. from there, you need to make a...
  19. Re: Can I install Wubi to a dedicated partition, but keep the windows bootloader setu

    Hmm, very confusing. I think that the instructions are for booting Linux from a pen-drive?

    To chain-load grub, do I need that Linux.bin file, or can I just point the windows boot-loader to the...
  20. Re: Can I install Wubi to a dedicated partition, but keep the windows bootloader setu

    This is my current boot.ini in windows



    [boot loader]
    timeout=30
    default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(2)\WINDOWS
    [operating systems]...
  21. Re: Can I install Wubi to a dedicated partition, but keep the windows bootloader setu

    There is an advanced option on the final page of the installer that says where you can install the bootloader. By default it is set to hd0,0, but you can change it to the different partitions...
  22. [SOLVED] Can I install Wubi to a dedicated partition, but keep the windows bootloader

    Hi

    I want to use wubi to install to a dedicated partition, but I want to keep the windows boot loader setup.

    Let me rephrase this in the form of an ideal boot process flow-chart:

    Power ON ->...
  23. Re: how to install warcraft three and get it to work!!!!!

    *bump*

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=624170
    PLEASE - Read before you post!!!
    got to the wine appdb for info on Warcraft II
    And also, please be aware that wine IS NOT PERFECT.
  24. CS:S and TM:Nations cause Kernel Freeze

    Hi

    I want to play CS:S and TrackMania Nations on my Laptop on Ubuntu. I've installed the wine 1-rc1 .deb and I've also manually compiled version 0.9.39 (faster cs:s support from experience on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Alsa Surround Sound - Realtek ALC883

    Just to clarify: my sound DOES work - I get playback and everything, but ONLY ON THE FRONT SPEAKERS.
    * Green Sound out - Front WORKS
    * Blue Sound In - Rear DOESN"T WORK
    * Red Microphone -...
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