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    [SOLVED] Re: Problems with SAMBA GUI tool in 11.10

    On another thread I found the following which fixed it for me:

    sudo apt-get install gtk2-engines-pixbuf
    sudo apt-get install glade-gtk2
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    [SOLVED] Re: Problems with SAMBA GUI tool in 11.10

    I've hit this problem also. Can you tell me how to "FYI, adding pyNeighborhood to the slate of installed software is a work-around."?

    Cheers. MdB
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Wireless to Wired Bridge - Can it be done?

    If I plug the NAS box into the ADSL router then it all works as you would expect however I don't want to do this as the wireless link is slow.

    I have also plugged a laptop into the eth0 port of...
  4. [ubuntu] Wireless to Wired Bridge - Can it be done?

    Hi All,

    I am trying to connect up a network as shown below:
    http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5090/5349868627_71bbc8827e_z.jpg

    The NAS box has some windows shares on it and I would like this to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: canon pixma MP270

    For the scanner the process is similar:


    Download the ScanGear for Linux 1.4 and open in archive manager

    Double click on scangearmp-mp270series-1.40-1-i386-deb.tar.gz

    Double click on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: canon pixma MP270

    The drivers are also on the European website:
    http://software.canon-europe.com/products/0010753.asp

    The all graphical install process:


    Download the printer driver (debian printer driver...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Webcam problems - Logitech Quickcam Messenger Plus

    For those that are having problems with Skype and Logitech Quickcam Messenger Plus (like me) then the following command sorted me out:


    LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype &
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    Re: how to: automatically umount cifs partitions

    Ok, I've managed to come up with a better work around.

    Instead of mounting the directory using fstab, I've mounted it using gvfs-mount at the start of the script that does my back-up. When I shut...
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    Re: HOWTO: Install Cups-PDF

    Just in case somebody is wondering how to print to PDF in 9.10 it is as simple as the following:

    sudo apt-get install cups-pdf

    You will then have a PDF printer option available with the output...
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    Re: how to: automatically umount cifs partitions

    As a temp solution I've added a link to sudo /etc/init.d/umountnfs.sh next to the shutdown button so I can click on that before hitting shutdown. Very much a cludge but it seems to work.

    If...
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    Re: how to: automatically umount cifs partitions

    Sorry to bring this thread up again but I'm still having problems here after trying various of the methods suggested.

    I'm running 9.10 on a laptop and I'm connecting via wireless to a NAS box. I'm...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Gphoto install how to or another program?

    I know this is an old thread but an answer (I believe) is as follows:

    bring up a terminal and type the following:

    sudo apt-get install gphoto2

    This should do the download and install for...
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