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    [ubuntu] Re: Printer won't respond

    USB printing works ok, so in my case at least, this is something network related it would seem.

    Trying to print through CUPS, see if that chucks up anything new ...although CUPS is playing hard to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Printer won't respond

    Getting something similar with an HP 2610 wired network printer (after going to 11.04)

    Go HPLIP print manager installed, but it's can't find the printer - although it is looking on the correct...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 11.04 Problem with unity

    This worked for me as well - the rest of the family would like to thank you ;-)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Reducing partition size?

    Some nice links there - I feel a bit of learning coming on :-)

    Thanks,
    Ash
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    [SOLVED] Re: Reducing partition size?

    Completely forgot about the live CD - nice one, I'll give that a try.

    Cheers
    Zippy
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    [SOLVED] Reducing partition size?

    Hi all,

    Quick question about partition sizing - or more to the point reducing a partition.

    Got a nice fresh build running a dual boot windows/Koala. It's a 1.5tb drive, so I gave 500 to...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: 6 Monitors - Ubuntu 8.04 - Compiz Fusion - XGL NVIDIA Working! (Video Included)

    soooooo nice!

    Wonder if I can get budget approval to divert some mortgage money to get some more monitors - uhmmm, may need to work on that one :-)
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    Re: What is the name of your computer(s)?

    We used to have two production servers called Beavis and Butthead, one was master and one was slave.

    All very funny until we had to cut-over to the slave and had to tell a big group of important...
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    [ubuntu] Music Creation Question

    Hi All,

    Little advice needed from all you composers out there :-)

    Want to get back into playing around with music creation, but this is one of those times where there seems to be a little too...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to fix flash plugin problem

    THanks for that - worked a charm!
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    [ubuntu] Re: Skype won't launch...

    Note: Found it wasn't the kernel patch that actually fixed it - but 'something' in the process of applying patches to the machine. Not every patch will fix it though, which means there must be some...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Skype won't launch...

    Installed 2.6.27-12-generic - Skype now works fine

    Didn't actually need to re-install it, just worked.

    Zippy
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    [ubuntu] Re: Skype won't launch...

    bit more info that may be relevant - installed Skype on an Ubuntu server at work today and went in fine.

    Noticed a slight difference on versions which may be part of the problem

    Working ok on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Skype won't launch...

    Found out that the window that's trying to launch in the "End User License Agreement" window, but it's blank, I tried clicking around the window to see if there was an active button, but it does...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Skype crashes with "aborted" error.

    Here's a link to a similar issue, where there are some suggestions of what you might try

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=974212
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    [ubuntu] Re: Skype won't launch...

    Just to add to this in case it helps anyone else who's getting the same issue...

    It doesn't seem to make any difference if you install from the package, or by adding the repository and installing...
  17. Thread: Request

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    [ubuntu] Re: Request

    Nokia pc suite doesn't work with Wine yet unfortunately :-(

    However, I've just connected my Nokia up after following this post...

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=2275758

    Worked a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: NVIDIA X Server Settings

    Quick update - upgrading to Inrepid got me back to 3d graphics again - the hardware / graphics setting are a bit more detailed.

    Too scared to try the dual monitors again though for now ...just in...
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    [ubuntu] Re: NVIDIA X Server Settings

    Well, didn't fix it, but did learn the gksudo command which I hadn't seen before - like that.

    Adding to what we've chatted about above, I also tried uninstalling anything I could find with Nvidia...
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    [ubuntu] Re: NVIDIA X Server Settings

    Thanks for the replies all - at least it sounds like I'm not missing something obvious.

    There's a few things there to try out - I'll let you know if I can get any of them to work.

    Cheers,
    Ash
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    [ubuntu] NVIDIA X Server Settings

    Hi All,

    Got a real numpty X11 issue if anyone has a min...

    Running Hardy
    Linux compaq-ubuntu 2.6.24-19-generic #1 SMP Fri Jul 11 23:41:49 UTC 2008 i686 GNU/Linux
    nVidia Corporation G71...
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