Search:

Type: Posts; User: mace2; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    382
    Views
    120,660

    [ubuntu] Re: UX21A BIOS 216 bug?

    Hello, I have a UX31A in the mail.

    Would 12.04 LTS or 12.10 be better for hardware compatibility? Thanks.
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Inconsistent/very slow wifi - BCM4311 Ubuntu 12.10

    Anyone have any ideas? When the connection gets really slow my other wifi-connected devices (e.g. tablet, phone) have no issues. So I'm not sure what's going on.

    It couldn't be an IP conflict or...
  3. [ubuntu] Inconsistent/very slow wifi - BCM4311 Ubuntu 12.10

    Hi all,

    I recently upgraded to 12.10 (clean install) and I have had some wireless issues. I installed the proper driver for my BCM4311 (b43-fwcutter and all that) but my internet has been very...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Can't install ATI proprietary drivers in 12.10. Unity is Missing

    I ran into this exact problem on a clean install. 6000-series card.

    Tried everything I could find... nothing worked. Reinstalled and am sticking with the open source driver for now. Unfortunately,...
  5. Replies
    2
    Views
    813

    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 12.04 - Desktop messed up

    Same thing happened to me, tried to update my GF's laptop. Except on the desktop her mouse wouldn't work. Ended up having to reformat and put a fresh install on and it worked then.
  6. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,183

    [SOLVED] Re: Unity launcher no longer hides

    I'm having the same problem, when I set the launcher to auto-hide half of the time it won't appear when I mouse over the left side of the screen.

    Instead, it will just show a tiny drop shadow half...
  7. Replies
    7
    Views
    787

    [SOLVED] Re: Nautilus reverted to ugly style? (Picture)

    Thanks! This worked perfectly. Kudos!
  8. Replies
    7
    Views
    787

    [SOLVED] Re: Nautilus reverted to ugly style? (Picture)

    Update on this, I noticed that it looks like it should when I do a sudo nautilus. Could this be a permissions problem? What can I do?

    I tried the gnome-tweak but that did not seem to work exactly....
  9. Replies
    7
    Views
    787

    [SOLVED] Re: Nautilus reverted to ugly style? (Picture)

    Ah weird. Restarting didn't work for me unfortunately.

    Little bump, hoping someone has a solution. :popcorn:
  10. Replies
    7
    Views
    787

    [SOLVED] Nautilus reverted to ugly style? (Picture)

    Hi, I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.10. I'm not sure what happened but Nautilus looks awful, and no icons are showing.

    I have 11.10 on another computer and it looks fine. I tried rebooting...
  11. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,430

    [ubuntu] Re: Can't see GPT hard drive from Linux?

    Thanks for your help oldfred. I just got in after a long day. I think I will try to resize the partition to the end of the disk and see what happens. I have made a backup of the drive in case things...
  12. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,430

    [ubuntu] Re: Can't see GPT hard drive from Linux?

    Huh, it seems the partition ends outside the drive... what does this mean?


    [~] $ sudo gdisk /dev/sda -l
    GPT fdisk (gdisk) version 0.6.14

    Partition table scan:
    MBR: protective
    BSD: not...
  13. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,430

    [ubuntu] Re: Can't see GPT hard drive from Linux?

    Here is the partssda.txt file:

    # partition table of /dev/sda
    unit: sectors

    /dev/sda1 : start= 1, size=4294967295, Id=ee
    /dev/sda2 : start= 0, size= 0, Id= 0
    /dev/sda3 :...
  14. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,430

    [ubuntu] Re: Can't see GPT hard drive from Linux?

    Here is the output, oldfred.

    [~] $ sudo parted /dev/sda unit s print
    Error: Can't have a partition outside the disk!

    Here is parted -l.

    [~] $ sudo parted -l
    Error: Can't...
  15. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,430

    [ubuntu] Re: Can't see GPT hard drive from Linux?

    Thank you for the links. I tried but I'm not really getting anywhere. I guess the problem is permissions?

    The HDD is not listed in fstab.

    [~] $ cat /etc/fstab
    # /etc/fstab: static file system...
  16. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,430

    [ubuntu] Re: Can't see GPT hard drive from Linux?

    If I do this will I be able to access the drive with Windows still? Thanks.
  17. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,430

    [ubuntu] Can't see GPT hard drive from Linux?

    Hi, I've tried searching but I am getting lost because I am not too familiar with this stuff.

    I am trying to access a 2TB internal hard drive I have in 11.04. It is GPT (works fine in Windows 7),...
  18. Replies
    18
    Views
    5,170

    [ubuntu] Re: SSD+HDD dual boot partitioning tips?

    Thanks, I will try this tonight.
  19. Replies
    18
    Views
    5,170

    [ubuntu] Re: SSD+HDD dual boot partitioning tips?

    Thanks for the suggestions everyone. I am going to split Linux/Windows on the SSD as recommended, and have an extra /home2 and NTFS partition on the 640GB drive.

    Can I just install Win 7 on the...
  20. Replies
    18
    Views
    5,170

    [ubuntu] SSD+HDD dual boot partitioning tips?

    Hi all,

    I have these drives:
    - 120GB SSD
    - 640GB 7200rpm HDD
    - 2TB 5400rpm HDD (backup)

    I am trying to figure out how best to partition my SSD and 640GB HDD for Ubuntu and Windows 7.

    I...
  21. Poll: Re: How-To: Dell 1390 WLAN (Broadcom 4311 [14e4:4311]) for Laptops using ndiswrapper

    Thank you SO MUCH jw5801! I was about to give up when I found this thread. I can't believe it worked!

    I registered just to post this. Again, thanks!!
Results 1 to 21 of 21