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    [all variants] Networkmanager OpenVPN problem

    While starting the VPN connection manually is working, using the NM applet in Jaunty seems to establish the connection but no data are sent or received, the daemon.log displays after establishing the...
  2. Openvpn via network-manager fails in Jaunty

    While I can start the openvpn connection manually as sudo, starting it via the network-manager applet does not work. Connection is established but no data are transferred. While it worked in 8.10 it...
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    [ubuntu] Set hotkeys with eeeConfig in eeebuntu

    Hi,

    I successfully installed eeebuntu 2.0 nbr on my eeePC 901. Looks great works perfect. I just would like to set the user hot keys to start Thunderbird and Firefox respectively. It should be...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu on Acer Aspire One - USB issue

    IMHO you should just comment it out. It is a common problem with computers without a buildin cdrom drive.

    Friedrich
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    [all variants] How to change video driver?

    The Acer Travelmate 291LCi of my wife running Ubuntu 8.04 freezes on shutdown and even on logout most of the times. It has an Intel 855 graphics adapter. I would like to exchange the intel video...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: scim does not work on python application

    That's why I a always make a fresh install.

    Friedrich
  7. [ubuntu] Re: scim does not work on python application

    Do you have other packages installed using the Qt library, e.g. any KDE programs? Does it work there?

    Friedrich
  8. [ubuntu] Re: scim does not work on python application

    It is not true that SCIM does not work with Python applications. I am using CDict, a Chinese dictionary program written by myself in Python and it works well with SCIM in Hardy. The reason must be...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Huwaei e220 wireless modem problem

    I just tried the vodafone software in version 2.0beta2. At installation time you need a running internet connection because the installer uses apt-get to fetch the missing packages. There is no need...
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    [ubuntu] Network Scanning Problem in Hardy

    My Epson scanner works perfectly on the local computer it is connected to. However Xsane on a remote computer does not find a scanner. Everything is setup according to the (German) Wiki article....
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    [ubuntu] How to change font substitution?

    Refers to ubuntu 8.04. Reason for wishing to change the default font substitution is the terrible looking pixellated AR Pl Uming font used to display Chinese characters. This font contains bitmaps...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ugly font in 8.04

    No, I am German and living in Berlin, Germany. But I am doing a lot of work in Chinese. As you can see from the screenshot hte problem exists only in Chinese below a certain size of characters.
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    [ubuntu] Ugly font in 8.04

    I get very ugly Chinese characters in 8.04 resulting from the use of the AR PL Uming font (see attached screen shot). In earlier Ubuntu versions I could avoid this by copying the Cyberbit font to...
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    Re: VB fails to start XP after update

    I was afraid I might have to go back to a previous snapshot (I have one). However it is a bit boring because I have to redo a lot of updates and loose some data.

    Anyway thanks for your answering
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    VB fails to start XP after update

    After updating VB to 1.5.4 from update manager VB fails to start the saved XP image. System is a x86 Gutsy on a Travelmate 4650 notebook with 1GB RAM.

    Error Code 0x80004005

    VBox status code...
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    Re: connecting a usb scanner to VB

    Same problem her with a hand-scanner (miniSCANEYE II) for Chinese.

    Friedrich
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    Re: usb not working in Innotek VB on ubuntu710

    Does this work without enabling the "Magic to make /proc/bus/usb work" mentioned in the posting before? I am wondering if such modifications of files in /etc/init.d might have unwanted side effects....
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    Re: Using Bluetooth GPS

    I have problems to get my BT-GPS8 bluetooth GPS receiver to work in Gutsy, steps were
    fd@fd-laptop:~$ hcitool scan
    Scanning ...
    00:0D:B5:81:FE:6A BT-GPS8 JENTRO

    fd@fd-laptop:~$...
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    Re: GVim fails to print

    I guess you are right. I found out that setting the printer device by typing

    :set pdev=Name_of_Printer

    fixes the problem for the session. The best solution for me would be to get a printer...
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    GVim fails to print

    I'm using gvim for (Python) programming. Now for the first time in Dapper I had to make some changes in a program and tried to print it.

    Result: E365: Printing of the postscript file failed.
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    Glade crashes

    I have installed glade-2 to make some changes on a PythonGtk program I wrote some time ago. Now glade crashes immediately when I try to open the .glade file. The crash occurs in the fileopen dialog...
  22. Thread: LilyPond

    by fdimmling
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    Re: LilyPond

    Thanks a lot!!!
    BTW the same is true for the TeX system itself. Here also Breezy provides an antiquated version of tetex (2.x instead of 3.x) which lacks some important improvements.

    Friedrich
  23. Thread: LilyPond

    by fdimmling
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    Re: LilyPond

    That's true. But the version available - 2.2.6 - is absolutely outdated. 2.6.4 is the actual one, 2.4.6 is considered as _old_ and 2.2.6 as _ancient_. Since the program was improved considerably it...
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