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    [ubuntu] Cannot login after recent update

    After updating Linux Headers using the standard Update manager in Ubuntu 11.10, I am unable to login. I get the following at the Ubuntu login screen:

    My username is selected, but it already gives...
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    [ubuntu] Re: sudo: unable to resolve host

    The Cog, I think you meant 127.0.1.1
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    [ubuntu] mysql hopelessly broken

    When I type: mysql
    I get: ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)

    When I type: sudo service mysql start
    I get: Start: Job is...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Why cant I execute this binary file (cinelerra)

    Thank you both. As it turns out Some Penguin was right. I had inadvertently downloaded the 64-bit app. I went ahead and used the deb posted by oldos2er in order to easily keep the app updated. Again,...
  5. [ubuntu] [Solved] Why cant I execute this binary file (cinelerra)

    I am using Karmic.

    I just downloaded Cinelerra from sourceforge. Apparently there is no installation, you just run the binary (according to the Readme). The binary is set to be executable...
  6. [ubuntu] [Solved] mysql-server-5.1 broken but synaptic wont remove

    I tried installing the LAMP stack using:
    sudo apt-get install lamp-server^

    I got an error when it got to mysql-server-5.1 so I tried reinstalling it using synaptic. It's still broken and marked...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Firefox closes when maximizing youtube videos

    Followed instructions -- worked like a champ! Thanks man.
  8. [ubuntu] Firefox closes when maximizing youtube videos

    I upgraded to karmic about a month ago and never had this problem until I did a clean install of karmic last night (was dual booting with Vista, finally dropped Vista all together).

    When viewing...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Can I delete default files on new usb drive?

    Thanks for your quick response. Now I'm glad I asked -- I didn't even think of that.
  10. [SOLVED] Can I delete default files on new usb drive?

    I just got a Toshiba Portable USB Drive, and I was thrown a bit because when I plugged in the USB cable, Ubuntu didn't do anything (mount it, or even recognize a new device). I had to (re)boot with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: People look blue on dvds!!

    THANK YOU! This was driving me crazy.
  12. [ubuntu] Re: DivX + Blender. Unable to Render FFMPEG DivX codec

    Thank you for mentioning the blender site. I'm embarrassed to say that I never checked blender.org. It now contains a deb package for Ubuntu 9.04 which includes FFMPG support.
  13. [ubuntu] Re: DivX + Blender. Unable to Render FFMPEG DivX codec

    Was a fix ever found? I am having the same exact issue. After upgrading to 9.04, Blender just closes (crashes) when I click the Render button.

    When running Blender from the Terminal I get the...
  14. [ubuntu] No longer powers down after shutdown since upgrade

    [Resolved]
    I have a Dell Vostro 1500 laptop. I've been running earlier versions of Ubuntu (dual-boot with Vista) on this laptop for for over 2 years without issue. Since upgrading to 9.04 (It may...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Should there be 10 Apache2 processes running?

    Thanks for your response. The site is on the internet, but I just uploaded it, so there's no traffic to speak of. It's weird because when it does happen, even though the resulting page may take over...
  16. [ubuntu] Should there be 10 Apache2 processes running?

    I recently setup an Ubuntu server for the first time. I'm having a problem where certain (GET) requests are taking over 1 to 2 minutes. I've ruled out mysql queries, and php errors, etc.

    It mostly...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How do I forward mail with Postfix?

    It works!!!

    This might save someone alot of time and frustration...

    When you test Postfix forwarding, don't send the test email from the destination address!!!

    I am forwarding mail on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How do I forward mail with Postfix?

    I just lookined at my logs, and it says the emails are indeed forwarding to my gmail account, but they arent making it for some reason. Maybe they are being rejected.

    This problem might be outside...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How do I forward mail with Postfix?

    Thanks for your quick response.

    Yes the output matches the aliases file that I am editing:

    /etc/aliases

    I did run # sudo newaliases
    but not # sudo postfix reload

    After running the...
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    [ubuntu] [Solved] How do I forward mail with Postfix?

    I have my Ubuntu server all set up except for one last thing -- email forwarding. I've been googling for about an hour now to no avail.

    What I need is simple (lol) -- to tell Postfix to forward...
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    [ubuntu] where is my WPA passphrase stored?

    My wonderful Windows Vista install has for some reason forgotten my wireless router's WPA passphrase after a month and a half -- I love Windows.

    Of course my Ubuntu install has no problems. I...
  22. [ubuntu] Can only use one audio app at a time after upgrade

    I have a Dell Vostro 1500. With Ubuntu 7.10 I could have say xmms and Flash (youtube) both open at the same time, and hear the audio from both. After upgrading to Ubuntu 8.04 I can no longer use more...
  23. [ubuntu] Outdated 'Distribution upgrades' package in list

    I was on Ubuntu 7.10 (gutsy), but was unable to upgrade using the Update Manager, because for some reason the 'New Distribution release is available' message along with the 'upgrade' button would not...
  24. [ubuntu] No "New Distribution Avaliable" message in 7.10

    I have been using Ubuntu 7.10 for far to long because I cannot use the update manager for a dist-upgrade. There is no "New Distribution Available" message. I'm sure that this is an easy fix, but I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: No "New Distribution Release" Message

    Thanks for the quick reply, but that didn't work.
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