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    [SOLVED] Re: How to remove launcher icons in Gnome?

    Thanks. Alt+AltGr+rightclick works with my IBM X31 as well.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Enable 3D Mode Unity 12.04

    Ok I understand. Thanks for yout patience but what about this - especially some of the links at the RHS.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Enable 3D Mode Unity 12.04

    Is the answer in here somewhere or is it part of the same problem?

    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nvidia-graphics-drivers/+bug/982485
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    [ubuntu] Re: Enable 3D Mode Unity 12.04

    Thanks for the help. Again it might be a few days until I can get anything done.
    The messages were part of the output from
    unity # or:
    and
    unity --reset # or try:
    which, incedentally, both...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Enable 3D Mode Unity 12.04

    Rather inconclusive results. A few warnings including "this shouldn't happen" and it is still in 2d.
    Ouput requested below

    peter@pterpc:~$ uname -r
    3.2.0-33-generic
    peter@pterpc:~$ cat...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Enable 3D Mode Unity 12.04

    Thanks for the reply. It will be a couple of days until I get back to the machine but I will let you know how I get on.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Enable 3D Mode Unity 12.04

    Hello.

    I have a new install of 12.04 but, apart from one a few hours, I only have Unity 2d. Nvidia current and nvidia settings have been purged and I have the output below.
    Any suggestions about...
  8. Lotus Word Pro - Equation Editor - symbol font

    I have managed to get everything to work except that the symbol font appears to be transposed for most of the characters. For instance, the greek letter pi is replaced with omicron and the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: fsck hangs up before boot

    When the fsck problem starts up you will be able to read the number off the end of the first line. My machine has this problem now and again. Today it has been 3 hours and it's still checking - now...
  10. [all variants] Re: No mathcad for Linux. So what should I try?

    I recommend that you try wxMaxima. It works well in Ubuntu or Windows
    There are advantages and disadvantages. Mathcad offers a wonderful environment for engineering calculations that really can't be...
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    [ubuntu] Re: System Monitor won't launch

    Thanks for the reply. Apparmor is installed so I re-installed it and rebooted but the message is the same

    ** (gnome-system-monitor:2463): WARNING **: SELinux was found but is not enabled.

    I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: System Monitor won't launch

    I thought I was there but unfortunately when I get to the gtk-modules screen there is only 1 entry, the first one- gail:atk-bridge....
    (I have the same problem - SELinux not enabled).
    I am using...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Unreadable character display (9.10 upgrade)

    Sympathy yes, but I don't know if I can help much.
    One thing I had to do was right click on the desktop; Change Desktop Background; Visual Effects; None.
    Even then I still can't see System Monitor...
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    [ubuntu] Greyed out menu

    Ubuntu 9.10.Please see the attached image. The menu items are grey boxes instead of words. The drop down menus are the same. It reminds me of a problem in x-org which was sorted by following this...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Text garbled after a while

    Have you tried following the link in the reply above? You do seem to have the same problem.
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    [ubuntu] Bug in 9.04 kernel 2.6.28.14?

    Stalling on start up - X server fails to load although system appears to work fine after a long wait.
    Mass storage device seen but cannot mount compact flash card (IBM X31)
    On reverting to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Text garbled after a while

    The solution is here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1204733
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grey icons and missing text

    The solution is here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1204733
  19. [ubuntu] Re: 9.04 Rendering issues. Black squares instead of text.

    The solution appears to be here

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1168874&highlight=icons+vanish

    Open a terminal and type
    sudo gedit /etc/X11/xorg.conf (not as shown)
    and then find...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: 9.04 Rendering issues. Black squares instead of text.

    Thanks, but unfortunately it hasn't made any difference. Back to the drawing board.
  21. [ubuntu] Re: 9.04 Rendering issues. Black squares instead of text.

    Re-installed all Compiz files and restarted - no improvement noted.
  22. [ubuntu] Re: 9.04 Rendering issues. Black squares instead of text.

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=861982&highlight=black+squares+text

    Any help? I'll try and report back,
  23. [ubuntu] Re: 9.04 Rendering issues. Black squares instead of text.

    I haven't found an answer to this but you might want to look at my post although it won't be much help.

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1174237

    From reading a lot of posts it does...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Text garbled after a while

    Please see my thread. http://ubuntuforums.org/search.php?searchid=60117190

    I seem to have the same problem but, unfortunately, no resolution. I do have another machine with the almost the same...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grey icons and missing text

    Thanks for the suggestions. I am using the Gnome desktop and the desktop is affected too, but only after about an hour - see latest screenshot . I am using an IBM X30 with a dual boot - Windows is...
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