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    [ubuntu] Re: VMware ...not working after upgrade???

    Thanks, will try it - maybe that's the problem. I haven't got VMware working yet - luckily, don't need it immediately. Appreciate it!

    Reid
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    [ubuntu] Re: VMware ...not working after upgrade???

    I used it, and got a lot of activity, but in the end it failed to compile - at least some modules didn't compile, it says "Unable to install all modules. See log for details." I'd paste the log text...
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    [ubuntu] Re: VMware ...not working after upgrade???

    I get the same message about compiling modules after clean install of 13.10 and fresh install of VMware 9 - except it lists no specific files. When I click "install" in the dialogue box about the...
  4. [SOLVED] Re: System76 Driver app options greyed out after upgrade

    Ian, Thanks! Good to know that it's OK - thanks for all the stellar work that goes to make this my favorite computer company!
  5. [SOLVED] System76 Driver app options greyed out after upgrade

    Just upgraded to 13.10 via clean install. Notice after loading System76 drivers (which seem to have loaded up OK) that now, when I access the System76 Driver app, the options to Install Drivers and...
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    [other] Re: Before buying a system76 laptop

    I have a Pangolin P7 - so this may not directly apply.

    Heat: Mine never has gotten hot (right now the temp reads 49C) and ventilation seems adequate. The highest temp I've seen was 65C.

    I will...
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    [ubuntu] Have This To Say About System76

    2 1/2 years in with my Pangolin laptop. I was using it this morning, and realized it had been a long time since I'd checked the forum! Then I thought about why that was.

    After the first rush of...
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    File System Recommendation - Backup Volume

    System76 laptop, 10.04, 320GB HDD, VMware with Win7 in one VM; want to use Clonezilla as am using it to back up (bare metal backup image) another older smaller dual-boot Ubuntu/XP machine.

    This...
  9. Thread: Backup Solutions

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    [other] Re: Backup Solutions

    System76 laptop, 10.04, 320GB HDD, VMware with Win7 in one VM; want to use Clonezilla as am using it to back up another older smaller dual-boot Ubuntu/XP machine. This is a work machine that I...
  10. Thread: SoMd Members?

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    SoMd Members?

    Just joined - happy to see a Linux group available! But on first look it seems more northerly oriented. . . any members / meeting sites in Southern Maryland? There used to be a LUG down around...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Best USB Powered Cooling Pad/Riser for Pangolin?

    Actually, I did a lot of research and landed on this:

    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003BEDQYY/ref=oss_product

    although I haven't used it yet (it's a Father's Day present) and in the...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: I think I deleted some VERY important files!!!!!!

    I'd agree that restoring is the best solution. Just after I purchased my Pangolin, I hosed it due to a dumb mistake. Turned out the best solution was to restore to a fresh system. It was easy, didn't...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: How is the ATI Mobility Radeon 4570 graphics support on 10.04?

    I've heard the same things about ATI/Linux, but recently have read some negatives with regard to nVidia too - guess it all comes down to the driver.

    I have a new Pan P7 with 10.04 and all the...
  14. Thread: Just curious

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    [all variants] Re: Just curious

    Small point - it hasn't been a problem, but makes me curious about something else involved in updating System76 drivers: Why does it take so long? It took me about half an hour the first time, and...
  15. Thread: Just curious

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    [all variants] Re: Just curious

    Good question! Because I got the update last night and (dullard that I am) didn't run it, just downloaded all the updates and rebooted. So I haven't actually benefited from the driver update until I...
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    [other] Re: Macbook Pro, Pangolin,or Bonobo?

    I recently bought a Pangolin after seriously considering a MacBook Pro. . . for a couple of years. What made me choose the Pangolin in the end?

    1. I've been supporting a Mac in our family for...
  17. Thread: Yay! It shipped!

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    [ubuntu] Re: Yay! It shipped!

    That's a great feeling, the day of arrival and unboxing! Got a new Pangolin recently, and even though it's been a couple of weeks the feeling lingers. Congratulations, and enjoy!
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    [other] Re: Future Laptop Specifications: A request

    All great suggestions! I have to say, as a new Pangolin owner, that if one shortcoming could be addressed, it would have to be battery life - though in my use pattern it isn't huge, but would be if I...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: New Pangolin - First-Start Ubuntu Update Glitch

    Russ,

    You may well be correct - and it's a good point about misleading anyone - maybe a moderator should chime in here?

    In my case, I never had a second chance to make that choice - I restored...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Pangolin P7 Review

    Amen! It's about 2-to-1, with an advantage to the Pangolin with respect to sheer power.

    The Pangolin is even a great deal next to mainstream Win7 machines from Dell, HP and such - and my last...
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    [ubuntu] Pangolin P7 Review

    My Pangolin Performance arrived late last week and I promised some impressions for those who might be curious or considering buying one! So, here's a quick review:

    Battery Life Might as well get...
  22. [ubuntu] New Pangolin - First-Start Ubuntu Update Glitch

    My System76 Pangolin Performance arrived on Thursday of last week one day ahead of schedule so I thought I'd mention some impressions; and also comment on an update issue that caught me, and...
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Burning. . . Hole. . . Pocket --- Must. . . Buy. . . !

    Just wondering, if you recall from past purchases - how long do orders usually stay in manufacturing? Mine was to take 8 days. That would be tomorrow! So I'm hoping for the ship notice soon.

    Just...
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Burning. . . Hole. . . Pocket --- Must. . . Buy. . . !

    Sounds good to me - just checked again and my machine is still in manufacturing, said to ship maybe next Tuesday. . . needless to say, that isn't soon enough for me! But at least it's on its way.
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  25. [ubuntu] Re: Burning. . . Hole. . . Pocket --- Must. . . Buy. . . !

    Will do! I'm sure I'll be happy with it. This will be the first Linux machine I've had on powerful hardware - I'm thinking maybe a helmet and a good set of goggles before I hit the start button first...
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