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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless Quit Working After Updating 12.04

    entering "rfkill unblock all" at the Linux command prompt followed by a reboot solved it for me. :KS
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    [ubuntu] Wireless Quit Working After Updating 12.0.4

    Conditions:
    Lenovo S10-3 notebook
    Wireless broke after doing an update to 12.04

    Symptom:

    In the drop down which appears after clicking the network icon, it is observed that:
    Wireless...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Suspend fails in ubuntu 10.10 sometimes

    I just discovered I also have this issue with my brand new Lenovo S10-3 running 64 bit 10.10. Does anybody out there have or know of a solution? I'll be glad to test it and publish my results....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Booting up with the -preempt kernel patch

    Hi Matt,
    Were you able to get preemption working? If so please let me know how you did it.
    Thanks,
    Gary
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    Real Time Programming

    Hi Everybody,
    I've been experimenting with the response time of 10.04 and I have a question about the relationship among latency and nice and programatically setting thread attributes.

    My main...
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    [ubuntu] Audio Transport Development Project

    Hi Everybody,

    I'm running 10.04 and what to send/get audio samples to/from my sound card. Is the ALSA api the way to go? Is there a better (more modern) way to go? I noticed asoundlib.h header...
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    [ubuntu] Re: error while using ftp using bluefish

    I have the same ftp problem with bluefish. Nautilus and xterm connect to my ftp server just fine. Installing the gnome virtual file system with synaptic didn't help. BTW - bluefish flat doesn't work...
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    Poll: Re: Laptop: Lenovo Thinkpad T61 vs System76 Darter

    maniacmusician,

    My T20 still runs perfectly after running almost continuously for the past 6 six years.:guitar:
    I'm thinking about getting a T61 what with the Father's Day pricing and all. Do...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi dannyboy79,


    Thanks for responding to my last. I'm glad to hear that Ubuntu does indeed support getting restricted-modules to work with custom kernels. Point me to the procedures,...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi Everybody,

    Thanks to the MarvS and Jacques at linmodems.org my modem is now working with the custom kernel and life is beautiful. :guitar:

    I decided to use the newer modem driver package,...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi hyperair,
    I'm compiling them one at a time. I suppose a script could be written to do a batch compile. How many restricted modules does your system use? My system uses two, one for the wireless...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi darkjedi664,

    I read somewhere in Ubuntu cyberspace a warning stating that rebuilding kernels, in almost all cases, should be left to kernel developers. I chose to disobey that warning because...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi Everybody,

    Well my wireless is working just fine now; new kernel and all :guitar:

    I haven't gotten around to my modem yet. That's next.

    So here's the skinny. When we change the kernel,...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi Everybody,

    Now that I've customized my kernel and verified it's operability, I'm going to rebuild my two restricted modules. I've learned after much Googling that restricted module must be...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Thanks for the reply to my last dannyboy79. Ok, so we're not 100% sure what's going on with the versions. We'll figure that out later. I'm going to start working on my restricted modules problem and...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    dannyboy79,
    Thanks for responding to my last question about version numbers. I just wanted to be sure I had built the latest kernel before moving forward on my restricted driver problem. It just...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi dannyboy79. Thanks for the response to my last. I'll experiment with modprobe in a bit but another question has come up. Sorry to be so slow and thanks for your patience. In retrospect I don't...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Thanks for the speedy response dannyboy79. There is a whole mountain of output from "lspci -v" and it's all pasted below for your review. The devices which are giving me problems are:
    Yes the...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi Everybody,
    It looks like I've got a little more learning to do. Both my modem and my wireless use restricted modules and neither my modem nor my wireless work with the new kernel. I kinda thought...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi Everybody,

    My brand new kernel finally built. It took the T20 almost three hours to do the job. The last step of the procedure on the first page of this thread took a while to run as well. At...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi Everybody,
    patch-2.6.20.11.bz2 applied perfectly and my new kernel is building as I compose this post. Many thanks dannyboy79. You deserve the gold star award.:KS

    Just as a comment: I do see...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Thanks again for all the help dannyboy79 and I will gladly report, to the community, what happens when I try patch-2.6.20.11.bz2.

    Peace,
    GaryH
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Hi Everybody,
    Thanks for all the help on my dilemma. I'm not really doing anything fancy. I'm just following the the procedure to upgrade my kernel given on page 1 of this thread.

    Should I just...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Thanks for the quick reply to my question about patching and I appreciate your help. I checked the man pages on bzcat and patch for you and found:

    bzcat - decompresses files to stdout
    patch -...
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    Poll: Re: Master Kernel Thread

    Okay dannyboy79 I'm going to go for the gold!:KS

    So why was I worrying about restricted modules? That's way in the future. I can't even apply a simply patch?:lolflag:
    Patch log:

    I kept saying...
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