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  1. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    Ok, does anyone have any ideas how I would execute some code if rsync fails for whatever reason?
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    Re: Laggy Video on fullscreen Flash

    Thanks. So far so good on this:D
  3. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    A few further amendments as the above was not sleeping the PC through the SuspendWake call when run through cron, however it was fine through the command line. I added the PATH line to the...
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    Re: Laggy Video on fullscreen Flash

    The Youtube videos play perfectly full screen through VLC Open-->Network stream so this must be something with the Flash plugin surely?
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    Laggy Video on fullscreen Flash

    I am having issues with Flash on full screen in Chrome, Chromium and Firefox. The videos play fine in the default window but the video lags behind the sound on full screen. When you minimise back to...
  6. [SOLVED] Re: Logitech keyboard won't wake from sleep. Microsoft Keyboard will

    I have fixed it!

    open

    sudo nano /etc/udev/rules.d/90-keyboardwakeup.rules

    add the code

    SUBSYSTEM=="usb", ATTRS{idVendor}=="046d", ATTRS{idProduct}=="c52b" RUN+="/bin/sh -c 'echo enabled >...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: Logitech keyboard won't wake from sleep. Microsoft Keyboard will

    Goin back to my original cat proc/acpi/wakeup entry, PWRB is the only one that is S3. The USBs are S4. Could this be part of the problem?
  8. [SOLVED] Re: Logitech keyboard won't wake from sleep. Microsoft Keyboard will

    I only have both plugged in for troubleshooting this problem. The behaviour for each keyboard is the same whether both are plugged in at the same time or not. This computer is a HTPC and the logitech...
  9. [SOLVED] Logitech keyboard won't wake from sleep. Microsoft Keyboard will

    Hi,
    I am having a problem waking from sleep with a keyboard on Ubuntu 13.10. I have two usb ports at the front of my computer.

    The keyboard I am using is this one ...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    A couple of further tweaks having notices some bugs:

    When restarting the system, chown settings are lost. Therefore I created a script called Chowner.sh:



    sudo chown steve /dev/rtc
    sudo...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    Sorted,
    Forget all the above. I fixed by modifying SuspendAndWake.sh by putting


    xscreensaver-command-lock

    before the final command.

    Thanks for the help
  12. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    I have managed to narrow it down to an issue with rtcwake. I have the following amended file in etc/pm/sleep.d


    #!/bin/bash

    echo "run" >> /home/steve/test.txt


    case "$1" in
    ...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    I think I have found the command with xscreensaver. However, I am struggling to get ANY command to run from a script from wake.

    As a test, I have created the following script:



    #!/bin/bash ...
  14. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    Launcher Suspend issue now sorted. Just need to find a way to lock the screen on wake.....
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Running script from Launcher asks for password

    Sorted!
    Run the following two commands from Terminal:


    sudo chown steve /dev/rtc0


    sudo chown steve /sys/power/state
  16. [SOLVED] Re: Running script from Launcher asks for password

    I see what you mean, its the RTCwake in the script asking for the password. If I change the last lines of the script to

    #suspend the system and wake in this many seconds
    rtcwake -m mem -s...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    Thanks,
    I am only struggling with a few final tweaks:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2198622 <-- running suspendandwake.sh from launcher

    and when putting the computer to sleep with...
  18. [SOLVED] Re: Running script from Launcher asks for password

    Hi,
    Config file from home/steve/desktop/Standby.desktop:


    [Desktop Entry]Name=Standby
    Exec=/home/steve/SuspendWake.sh
    Terminal=true
    Type=Application
    Name[en_GB]=Standby...
  19. [SOLVED] Running script from Launcher asks for password

    I have a script that sends the PC to sleep and wakes on the 1st of the month:


    #!/bin/bash

    #current system time and waketime
    old=`date '+%H:%M'`
    new=11:55
  20. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    I have now completed this. Solution as follows:

    1. Auto mount the NAS as a local folder:
    -Edit fstab with gedit. Add the following as a line at the bottom of the file


    2. Create shell script...
  21. [SOLVED] Re: Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    I have been doing a bit of playing and am getting there. I have this:

    First, map the NAS drive as a local folder called NAS (as opposed to a bookmark which I was doing previously):


    Backup...
  22. [SOLVED] Scheduling Backups to NAS and waking from suspend

    Hi there,
    I have been using Ubuntu 13.10 and have just about got it as I want. The only outstanding issue which is causing me a lot of headache is scheduled back ups.

    What I want to do is this:...
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