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    [ubuntu] Lucid 3.0 kernel, suspend/resume don't work

    I recently upgrade to kernel 3.0.0-31 on Lucid (kernel was backported from oneiric). I am using the nouveau video driver, since the nvidia-current package won't compile with the new kernel.

    When I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing 12.04 on MacBook Pro 5,1

    I can't help you but I'm having similar problems with my MBP 5,3. For some reason the ubuntu iso's (even the ones with +mac) simply won't work. I've heard that burning a CD is the way to go instead...
  3. [ubuntu] Cannot boot 12.04.1 iso from usb on Macbook Pro 5,3

    I've tried making a bootable usb stick with the 'usb-creator-gtk' program with the 2 isos:

    precise-desktop-amd64.iso: refit manages to boot this one, and I select "Try Ubuntu without installing",...
  4. [ubuntu] 2 years and isight still doesnt work on lucid?

    Around 2009/2010, isight stopped working on lucid out of the box, and several bug reports were filed, all which still appear to be open today. All of the various solutions people came up with at the...
  5. [ubuntu] Macbook 5,3: blank screen when trying to run 11.04

    I am currently running Lucid 10.04 without problems and would like to upgrade to 11.04. I created a startup disk on a USB stick with the 11.04 64-bit iso.

    When I boot, rEFIT gives me the option of...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Problems with iSight webcam on 10.04 Lucid (MBP 5,3)

    I've been having similar problems. The only thing that fixed it (so far), was downloading the latest isight-firmware-tools (1.5.93) from https://launchpad.net/isight-firmware-tools/. Then do:


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    [ubuntu] Sound with Virtualbox

    I'm running Ubuntu Lucid on a macbook pro 5,3. I have Virtualbox installed running Windows 7, I installed the "Guest additions" from Virtualbox, however I cannot get sound to work in the VM at all....
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    [all variants] Re: How to Triple/Dual boot with rEFIt

    When 10.04 came out, there were a lot of threads saying that the installer program put the grub2 in the wrong place and hosed the efi loader, making macbooks unbootable etc. I'm still running 9.10...
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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB 10.04 MacBook /dev/sd3 (NEED HELP!!)

    So it looks like Neddy's instructions seem to work for a lot of people, but those instructions are based on a "new" install off a CD? Has anyone successfully used the update manager to upgrade from...
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    [ubuntu] Re: MBP 5,3: Upgrade from Karmic to Lucid?

    bump
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    [ubuntu] MBP 5,3: Upgrade from Karmic to Lucid?

    I searched through a lot of threads on whether its safe to upgrade from a working Karmic install to Lucid via the upgrade manager. I found a few threads from around 1 month ago where some said it...
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    [ubuntu] Flash on Karmic, 5,3

    I have a macbook pro 5,3 with Karmic installed, with firefox and the adobe flash plugin. Sometimes to get a flash video to play (like youtube) I need to right click on the play button and then left...
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    [ubuntu] Virtualbox copy/paste problem

    Hi all,

    I am running VirtualBox 3.1.6 with a windows XP (guest) and ubuntu 9.10 (host). I installed the "Guest Additions" and it allows me to copy/paste from windows (guest) into ubuntu (host),...
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    [ubuntu] Virtualbox really slow

    I have Karmic installed on a Macbook, and virtualbox running a windowsXP. However the windows virtualbox runs so slow. I move the mouse and the cursor only moves a minute later, etc. Does anyone else...
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    [ubuntu] Macbook 5,3 fan/temperature problems

    I successfully installed karmic 9.10 on a brand new macbook 5,3, but the temperature always runs hot. I can manually edit /sys/devices/platform/applesmc/fan1_min and make it around 5000 which seems...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Success on Macbook 5,2 Karmic

    One issue I am seeing with that step 24, is on my system, the legacy grub installed on /dev/sda3 sees the hard drive as hd0, but the EFI grub in the mac folder with the 3 stacked blocks sees it as...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Success on Macbook 5,2 Karmic

    In step (24), trying to get grub-efi to boot ubuntu, I copied that exact grub.cfg file and I get the new rEFIt button with the 3 stacked blocks. When I try to boot the "UBUNTU 2.6.31-14" option, I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Success on Macbook 5,2 Karmic

    Why can't you use ext4 out of curiosity?
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to install 9.10 on a MacBook?

    Yes but that does not seem to be updated for 9.10 which switches to the new grub2 boot loader. I've read some threads of people saying that rEFIt breaks things in 9.10 etc.
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    [ubuntu] How to install 9.10 on a MacBook?

    Hi all,

    I've been looking through the various threads with all the problems involved in installing Karmic 9.10 on a MacBook. Could someone post comprehensive instructions on how to do this on a...
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