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    [other] Re: Updates kill X desktop

    I usually install updates when they are available as well. Just every time there's a kernel update involved, if it doesn't have all 3 associated kernel files, then it bombs on me for some reason....
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    [other] Updates kill X desktop

    I've been experiencing the same issue now for the past several versions. Whenever I perform an update that includes a kernel or kernel library update, I lose the GUI after the update has been...
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    Re: Installing Firefox 3.6 "Namoroka"

    I can appreciate and support the use of signing keys however; every time I have to deal with these keys which I support andunderstand their usefullness, I have issues. Ubuntu needs to get some stable...
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    [all variants] Coding Shopping List

    I've been a Linux user for 6 years and well versed in a lot of areas. Everywhere you turn from newbs to experienced, there's the promo to "Give Back" or "Get Involved" with the focus primarily being...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    Actually, I think a 6 mo release cycle is a little too aggressive to be honest. I would like to see and have always made known my support for annual releases which I believe Mr. Shuttleworth is...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    egalvan,

    Ooo was released a month or 6 weeks prior to the Ubuntu release and was included in almost every other Distro's fall release. Fedora, Suse, Mandriva all included Ver 3 upon release.

    I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    lykwydchykyn, we both seem to understand each other yet the problem is in front of us all. There is a disconnect between users and Devs. Without the Devs, users have nothing, without the users, the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    Thanks!!!!!!

    I think it might be best to wait it out to see if fixes develop or give those instructions a try. As a last resort, pick another Distro until the community as a whole decides the fate...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    Not blasting you, I think your right and I think the Devs need to not forget what got them here. Ubuntu is #1 but it wasn't this or the last release that did it. It was the project as a whole which...
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    Re: HowTo: Revert from grub2 to Legacy Grub.

    Because a lot of us are now experiencing Boot times of over a minute to a minute and a half (Mine over 70 Seconds) to get to the login screen when it used to take 23 or so seconds?

    A LOT of users...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    Wouldn't it have made sense to provide users an option during install with a brief explanation so users can make a choice? That is what Linux is about right?

    I understand what your saying and it...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    Thanks zeonite - great reference however...... I think the majority of E/K/Ubuntu users and even some fairly experienced ones would hesitate at that kind of operation for fear of toasting their...
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    [SOLVED] How do we ger rid of Grub2?

    How can one revert back to the old Grub on version 9.10? This is
    T E R R I B L E !!! :confused:

    Went from a 22second boot to over 70 seconds. What a piece of trash and I can't even understand...
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    Re: Attach your boot-chart!

    Here you go, now you know why I say GRUB 2 STINKS!!!

    Yes, Your reading correctly..... 70 second bootup on a dual core 3.0 GHz box with 4Gb RAM using EXT4 partition.
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 takes too long to show when booting my PC.

    Grub2 IS A DOG that the Devs should have left well alone until it matured. I am encountering boot times at least double their reports. It actually takes about 22 seconds just to show the first...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Reports of GRUB2 problems putting me off installing 9.10

    I disagree. Only issue I had was mine didn't show the other OS loaded on my system until I performed an Update at which point everything was fine.

    My heartache with Grub2 is the attempt to making...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 introduction

    Question. Ubuntu is bragging about their boot times yet I'm not seeing anything but double that because of Grub2. I'm afraid that Ubuntu is going to get a black eye because of this.

    I think the...
  18. [all variants] Your BIOS does not provide ACPI _PSS objects

    Wondered if anyone has experienced this problem;

    [Firmware Bug]: powernow-k8: Your BIOS does not provide ACPI _PSS objects in a way that Linux understands. Please report this to the Linux ACPI...
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    Re: OpenOffice3 wont open network files

    Anyone have any ideas how to get this looked at? The OOo devs will claim the issue is specific to E/K/Ubuntu and to proceed that route having no reports from any other flavor. It was an issue for me...
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    OpenOffice3 wont open network files

    Been playing around with Oo3 on various other distros and have learned that under Jaunty, Oo3 will not open a document over the network. The file must first be copied locally to the system before it...
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    [ubuntu] full boot partition - dpkg fails error 1

    I have an Ubuntu 8.04 server that the boot partition flled up on. I'm hung with updating kernel 2.6.23 with dpkg error exit status 1.

    dpkg --configure -a fails as it tries to complete a kernel...
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    [all variants] Ooo3 won't open docs from LAN share

    This is weird. I have an Ubuntu server providing Samba shares for users no issues. MS Office 2007, Winblows, Kubuntu 8.04, 8.10 clients working fine. Updated to Ooo3 and now documents on Samba shares...
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    [all variants] how do you submit bug report

    I would appreciate any assistance anyone might provide in how to submit a bug report IE location, steps required etc. Maybe I'm running over top this info and not seeing it but this would be nice to...
  24. [ubuntu] Server 8.04, Samba and Office 07 Trusted Locations

    Ubuntu 8.04, Samba and Office 07 Trusted Locations

    Long story short;

    Novell server died unexpectedly, Replaced with Ubuntu 8.04 LAMPS Server and Samba Services. Everything running great but...
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    [all variants] create a backup log

    I've just setup a server and am using the mt commands to write backups to a SCSI SDLT tape drive.

    The script works fine however I'm asking if anyone knows how I could create a logfile of backed...
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