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    [SOLVED] Re: Compiz problems after upgrade to 12.10

    UPDATE: CCSM, Preferences, Enable Integration into the Desktop Environment... box unchecked, most of the special effects and desktop wall, switching, etc., reappeared and worked. This might be...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Compiz problems after upgrade to 12.10

    By unchecking CCSM Open-GL boxes altogether, I was, at least, able to get Compiz to stop locking my computer. GeForce 8300 CUDA Cores 8, VBIOS Version 62.77.22.00.01. No effects, like water or...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do I enable compiz in Ubuntu 11,04?

    Incidentally, I had to install my Nvidia graphics driver from Nvidia (latest version) to get Unity to work at all.
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do I enable compiz in Ubuntu 11,04?

    Using Startup Applications, I've attached the commands compiz --replace and emerald --replace, which seem to obviate any problems with Compiz and Emerald starting and running properly for the time...
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    [SOLVED] Re: No Compiz Fusion Icon in System Tray

    * Detected Session: gnome
    * Searching for installed applications...
    Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "/usr/bin/fusion-icon", line 57, in <module>
    from FusionIcon.interface import...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot resume from suspend Ubuntu 10.10

    It seems my problem may have been with Avant Window Manager (AWN). Having it disabled and not loaded at startup, I've been able to resume from suspend with full graphics several times without...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot resume from suspend Ubuntu 10.10

    Today, suspend worked without incident at first logon... this seems intermittent.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot resume from suspend Ubuntu 10.10

    Simply a weird addendum: In my case, with the latest headers (28, I believe) here's what happens:

    Startup, login: try to suspend, suspends then comes back w/o properly displayed graphics. ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot resume from suspend Ubuntu 10.10

    I have the same problem, but on a desktop. I'm self-built, with the following: (rather lengthy)


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  10. [ubuntu] Re: partition size incorrect - restored image w/ clonezilla

    This worked for me! Thanks again. Clonezilla and GParted are, as far as I'm concerned, the best programs of their kind around. Properly used, they can save you from cataclysm.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 boot splash not working need advice

    Splash not working in Ubuntu 10.10 even though image is found when running sudo update-grub. 05_debian_theme module is as follows:

    #!/bin/sh -e

    . /usr/lib/grub/grub-mkconfig_lib

    # this...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 Menu showing, no timeout

    This worked for me; however there are other issues, like splash screens not working and resolutions, once changed in /etc/default/grub, not taking effect... strange.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't update with Ubuntu.

    Likewise, I have been having periodic failures in updates with the following from apt.sources.list:

    cat /etc/apt/sources.list

    # deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 10.04 LTS _Lucid Lynx_ - Release amd64...
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    [SOLVED] Re: lucid repos broken?

    Here's a new look at things. This is with screenshots which, I have found, gets to the quick of the matter. Again, I can only say this works with OpenDNS which, up until I changed ISPs (AT&T to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: lucid repos broken?

    This worked! I'm using OpenDNS along with Comcast Cablevision as my ISP and things started going south as soon as I switched from AT&T DSL. Kudos!
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    Re: Any Nutmegers (Connecticut) ?

    Nutmeger in Danbury. I've been using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS x64 for about a month or so, complete with Compiz-Fusion desktop. The long and short of it is, I love it. I started a while ago with Hardy...
  17. Re: Starting new Local Community Team; Northeastern United States, please sign up here...

    Sure, I'm in... but I'm a newby. I've been running 6.06 for about two weeks now, with varying degrees of success and failure. Overall, I'm excited about Ubuntu and will continue to run it as my...
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    Re: If you have Windows XP, why do you use linux?

    I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux, after having tried Fedora many years ago. Unfairly, I was trying to run it on a machine with several other OSes at the time and had very little HD space to spare. ...
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