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  1. [ubuntu] Re: thunderbird pulldown menus disappear when moving pointer over selection

    After playing a bit, I've found that the issue seems to be related to window focus. If I use mouse or sloppy focus in tweak-tool, I have the issue, If I use click for window focus, there is no...
  2. [ubuntu] thunderbird pulldown menus disappear when moving pointer over selection

    I have a new build of 14.04 on my laptop using gnome-shell with an NVIDIA GTX 870M. I have tried all the 3rd party drivers, and am having an issue with pulldown menus in thunderbird. When I hover the...
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    Re: Sony Vaio Fit Multi-Flip

    I was able to get multitouch working on the touchscreen by installing "touchegg" in synaptic. I had to edit to conf file for 2 finger scrolling to get the scroll direction correct.

    <touchégg>
    ...
  4. [ubuntu] copy/paste will only do 50 lines of text how do i increase the buffer?

    I have a new install of 13.10 and I seem to have a oddly small copy/paste buffer. If I try and copy more than 50 lines of text from a gnome terminal window into gedit, it will paste the first 50...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Multitouch touchscreen support for vaio laptop?

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  6. [ubuntu] Multitouch touchscreen support for vaio laptop?

    I need some help getting multitouch working with my vaio laptop. The touchscreen does work, but it only registers touch as a left mouse click... so no scrolling/zoom/etc. It's a new vaio with the...
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    Re: Sony Vaio Fit Multi-Flip

    Has anyone had luck getting multitouch working on the touchscreen. 13.10 out of the box only registers what would be the equivlent of a left mouse click and drag. I can't scroll.
    Ideas?
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Touchscreen support, etc - Sony VAIO Fit Multi-Flip

    Did you ever find any answers/solutions? I am trying to get this working as well and found the same issues and another not listed. I can't select anything in gnome's top bar unless I use the stylus.
  9. [gnome] Touchscreen - can't select anything on top desktop bar

    I have a sony flip running 13.10 with gnome. The touchscreen works, but I can't select anything in gnomes top desktop panel bar. (Activites, sound, time, user, etc.) Any ideas how to fix this? It...
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    Re: Sony Vaio Fit Multi-Flip

    Notebookreview has a pretty big flip community. Maybe try posting there to find the manufacturer and go from there.
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    [ubuntu] Re: very slow keyboard input after update

    Here's another datapoint...

    By default I run Gnome desktop. If I log ingo Ubuntu desktop instead the problem goes away. Likewise Gnome Classic doesn't have the problem. Only Gnome (3.6)
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    [ubuntu] very slow keyboard input after update

    It's been forever since I've run a dist-upgrade on my quantal install (probably over 8 months) so today I did just that, and installed new catalyst drivers 13.12 for gnome and rebooted... whew... it...
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    Re: Sony Vaio Fit Multi-Flip

    Are there any updates on this?
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    [ubuntu] Re: cannot get wl.ko to load on boot

    bumping this up... every time I boot I run the following:


    rmmod brcmsmac
    rmmod bcma
    rmmod brcmutil
    rmmod mac80211
    rmmod cfg80211
    rmmod cordic
    modprobe wl
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    [ubuntu] cannot get wl.ko to load on boot

    I cannot seem to get the wl driver to load on boot. Every time I reboot lsmod shows brcmsmac loaded instead.

    I've installed/reinstalled the bcmwl-kernel-source package.
    'modprobe wl' will load...
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    [ubuntu] how do I get detailed wireless stats?

    I have a bcm43xx chipset and would like to get some detailed stats like connection sig/noise, AP association info, and if I am connecting at wireless b,g, or n.

    iwconfig gives me a s/n ratio, but...
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    [all variants] Re: AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics works !

    Is anyone else having problems with the integrated intel gpu in 64bit quantal?

    I am using catalyst 12.11b8 (have tried older versions as well) and the andrik ppa for the xserver intel piece. dgpu...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: "Sorry, that didn't work. Please try again." error message when trying to sudo.

    BINGO! Thanks!
    There was a synaptic.desktop in ~/.local/share/applications
    I deleted it and it works normally now.
    -J
  19. [ubuntu] Re: "Sorry, that didn't work. Please try again." error message when trying to sudo.

    'gtk-launch synaptic' in a terminal works

    hot corner search for synaptic, click icon, gives the error.
  20. [ubuntu] Re: "Sorry, that didn't work. Please try again." error message when trying to sudo.

    I am launching from gnome-shell. I type synaptic into the search bar and hit enter.

    Tried both via terminal... launching via 'synaptic-pkexec' causes the error, but 'pkexec synaptic' does not

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  21. [ubuntu] Re: "Sorry, that didn't work. Please try again." error message when trying to sudo.

    m@Chronos:~$ cat /usr/share/applications/synaptic.desktop
    [Desktop Entry]
    Name=Synaptic Package Manager
    GenericName=Package Manager
    Comment=Install, remove and upgrade software packages...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: "Sorry, that didn't work. Please try again." error message when trying to sudo.

    THat's interesting. It does not happen when I run pkexec from a terminal.
    -J
  23. [ubuntu] "Sorry, that didn't work. Please try again." error message when trying to sudo.

    I just upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10. Now, I have a problem when launching synaptic. I get the sudo authentication dialog, but after a second, an error appears at teh bottom of the window that says...
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    Re: Finally MS Office 2010 works on Ubuntu.

    same activation problem here. are you running 64bit ubuntu?

    I think the best option here if you want to run Office and bot be plagued with bugginess is to load windows7 in a Virtualbox VM, and run...
  25. Office and Visio 2010, wine 1.5 keyboard/mouse flakiness

    I am having a strange issue with wine running Office and Visio 2010. Sometimes wine appears to grab certain parts of the keyboard and will not release them. When this happens, I also cannot...
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