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    [ubuntu] Re: Music folder only allows 7.1gb

    If you want to auto-mount the drive at bootup...

    In the terminal, find the UUID of the drive(s) you want to mount:


    $ sudo blkid

    That'll generate a list of what drives you've got. Mine...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Running WinXP programs in VirtualBox

    You can share a folder (or multiple folders) between your Ubuntu install and the virtual machine:

    http://www.virtuatopia.com/index.php/VirtualBox_Shared_Folders

    I do this for my scanner, since...
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    [SOLVED] Re: how to install guayadeque

    There's a PPA for it which will get you the latest version. In a terminal:


    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:anonbeat/guayadeque
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get install guayadeque-svn
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    [all variants] Re: How to uninstall grub. Boot only ubuntu

    You can't uninstall grub, since that's the bootloader. The best you can do is edit its' config so that it is displayed for 0 seconds, which basically makes it invisible.

    Depending on which...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installing nvidia drivers in 9.10

    I've found that EnvyNG is the easiest way to install the Nvidia drivers.

    http://www.albertomilone.com/nvidia_scripts1.html
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    [other] Re: Obmenu in openbox :?

    I'm using obmenugen to dynamically create my menus in Openbox. Just make sure it's executable and put it somewhere in your path (I put it in /usr/local/bin). In your autostart.sh, just add...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Openbox Problems

    I think you need to add an ampersand after the conky command:


    #Conky
    conky -c .conkyrc &
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Can I use Ubuntu to put MP4 on my Iphone?

    For what it's worth, Lucid Lynx will support iPhones.

    http://www.techhail.com/linux/ubuntu-10-04-lucid-lynx-suppots-iphone-and-ipod-touch-out-of-the-box/3710

    Until then, it's kind of a...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Bluefish version 2 - has anyone loaded this successfully?

    There are .deb packages available for 8.04 and up:

    http://bfwiki.tellefsen.net/index.php/Installing_Bluefish#Installing_2.0.0_.28current_stable.29_on_Ubuntu_8.04
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    [ubuntu] Re: Rsync for windows pc

    This could also be done with Robocopy. It has a /MON switch that will trigger a sync every X number of change, which is pretty close to real-time duplication. Really, Robocopy is one of the best...
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    [other] Re: OpenBox and wireless problem

    Yeah, nm-applet is a Gnome app, which is why you already have it available.
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    [other] Re: OpenBox and wireless problem

    If you're going from a blank slate with just Openbox, I highly recommend you use wicd - it'd be easier if you have a wired connection so you can just apt-get it.

    Wicd will run as a daemon - if you...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: i can't find any drivers for my laptop ( HP 550 ) ... PLZ HELLP

    I have the same issue with my LIDE 90 (which I bought before I was running Ubuntu), so I just run an XP install in VirtualBox and scan to a "shared" drive. It's not a perfect solution, but at least...
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    [ubuntu] Re: XP drive letter followed by $

    Those are "administrative" shares, which are set by the system and hidden from view when people browse on the network - at least when they browse through Windows. They can only be accessed by people...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Reinstalling removes software and customizations?

    To answer your question - yes. Reinstalling Ubuntu will blow away your installed programs.

    I'd suggest looking into APTonCD in order to "back up" your programs, but if you're having trouble...
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    [ubuntu] Re: stream video from security cameras?

    VLC has the ability to "re-broadcast" video, so that may be worth looking into. I'm not sure if (or how well) it'll interface with your capture card, however.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Can't start Amarok

    Sure enough, that was it - I had libtag.so.1 in both /usr/lib and /usr/local/lib. I ran 'sudo mv /usr/local/lib/libtag.so.1 /usr/local/lib/libtag1.so.1.bak' and now Amarok starts properly. Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Re: Can't start Amarok

    So I didn't...

    I'm running Ubuntu 9.10, and the Amarok version is just the one from the regular repos (2.2.0-0ubuntu2). As far as I can tell, I have the right version of libtag1c2a installed...
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    [SOLVED] Can't start Amarok

    ...thought I'd give Amarok a whirl, as it's been a while.


    sudo apt-get install amarok
    seems to work fine, but when I run Amarok, I get this:


    amarok: symbol lookup error:...
  20. Re: HOWTO : ipod touch 3G sync over USB without jailbraking

    I've added the PPA, but when I try to run the apt-get command, I get a "Couldn't find package libgpod" message...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Why flash videos taking a lot of CPU?

    Flash is a CPU hog, basically.

    The new 10.1 beta is supposed to be able to offload some of the processing to the GPU, but I haven't tried it out yet. You can install it by following the steps...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: how to view files on my C: drive with ubuntu installed as dual boot via Wine ?

    Unless things have changed recently, WUBI-installed Ubuntu will mount the host drive automatically at /host, so there's no need to jump through any hoops to get to it.
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    [ubuntu] Re: How can I ____ on Ubuntu?

    Pidgin 2.6.x supports Google Talk natively. IIRC, Jaunty comes with a now-outdated version of Pidgin (2.5.something), but you can keep it up-to-date fairly easily by adding the Pidgin Developers PPA...
  24. [SOLVED] Re: Conifguring URI handler using xdg-mime or xdg-open

    nevermind, found the answer I was looking for here:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=710780&postcount=6

    In my case, I just substituted "sop" for "irc" and "gsopcast" for "xchat".
  25. [SOLVED] Conifguring URI handler using xdg-mime or xdg-open

    I'm having a difficult time figuring this out. I have come across a bunch of articles/posts about registering file types with this, but not URI's. In particular, I'm trying to register sop:// links...
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