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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu USB Installation

    you need a usb with about 780Mb for the iso you will need to download Ubuntu and use unetbootin or something similar to install ubuntu to the usb.Most pc,s will set up a boot menu if you press f12...
  2. Re: How to create a USB flash drive without the spyware?

    It annoys me people using Ubuntu and being so down on it for trying to make it support itself. If the price of free software is an easily removed link to Amazon why complain. There are plenty of...
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    Re: KDE & Ubuntu Xubuntu

    kde is a desktop enviroment Ubuntu uses the same linux kernal if you want you can install the whole kubuntu desktop in ubuntu but it pulls in lots of kde programs which means lots of duplication.
    I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can I move the Unity Dock?

    Very old thread
    It might be possible to move the taskbarbut i havn't tried it. But if you want a bottem launcher better to use lubuntu xbuntu which are lighter versions of ubuntu. Or use kubuntu...
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    Re: persistent file on hdd

    thx all remember puppy could do this and thought it might be possible in ubuntu.Tried that sudodus but want some large files on it might have had more luck with lubuntu ,decided to ask for a small...
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    Re: persistent file on hdd

    thx sorry i know how to mount a drive but was hoping to be able to save my home to wundows or a small partition on the windows drive. I now think that was a bit stupid.
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    persistent file on hdd

    is it possible to run ubuntu from a usb stick but store changes on a windows hard drive. I am using a family members computer and don't want to dual boot.I only have a 4gb stick available which...
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    [SOLVED] Re: can't reach ubuntu

    you could try Rescatux, look here for instructions http://www.webupd8.org/2011/02/live-cd-to-fix-restore-grub-and-grub2.html .Or reinstall ubuntu from the live cd .Dban seems extreme as it would kill...
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    [SOLVED] Re: can't reach ubuntu

    Looks like ubuntu is either not properly installed or hasn't been detected by grub.How did you install Ubuntu and can you run it from live cd.
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    Re: Question about HUD function

    Menu's will stay in 12.04 LTS HUD is optional in the future not sure what will happen.
  11. [all variants] Re: How do I get newer software on older base OS?

    You could try here there's a deb package if you don't want to compile http://code.google.com/p/ant-deb-task/downloads/list
  12. Re: problems installing wtith separate home folder

    checked uuids they match started in recovery mode options seem different. There was an option to mount all partitons or something like that .Used that thewn ran dpkg which seemed to update I seem to...
  13. Re: problems installing wtith separate home folder

    Also ran bootinfoscript posted below.

    Boot Info Script 0.60 from 17 May 2011


    ============================= Boot Info Summary: ===============================

    => Grub2...
  14. Re: problems installing wtith separate home folder

    Tried to edit etc/passwd but everything seems ok fstab also has the correct address for /home

    # /etc/fstab: static file system information.
    #
    # Use 'blkid' to print the universally unique...
  15. problems installing wtith separate home folder

    I tried to install the alpha of 12.04. after boot it seems i have no home folder. sda5 is / sda7 is /home also tried using sda4 as home as this is where my home folder is in 11.10 and 11.04 .
    After...
  16. Re: Any one originally a Windows 7 user and fell in love with Ubuntu 11.10 Unity as s

    I like Unity but wish there was an easier way to change between windows and see whats open
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    Re: Maybe Mint w/ persistence?

    You could use Remastersys to create an iso image of your system then install this to a usb drive using usb creator which should be already installed.
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to save a software package in Ubuntu

    You could also use apt ton cd which will create a backup of all debs then you can use it like a repository or even install a custom Ubuntu from it.
    Wrong thread sry
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Where is the Ubuntu Restricted Extras package located?

    Look in var/cache/apt/archives you should find the .deb file there.
    You can use apt ton cd to create a snapshot of your system and use that to install on another computer I think never tried it.
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    [SOLVED] Re: The Logic of Copying FIles

    It starts at Home/Desktop click on file system then the home folder then your user name Downloads should be there .
    Make sure the partition you are trying to move the file to is mounted look in...
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    [SOLVED] Re: The Logic of Copying FIles

    To move the file simply pres alt +F2 in the box that appears type
    gksu nautilus
    type your password then you should be able to drag and drop the file.
    Can you access the files already on this...
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    [SOLVED] Re: no flash plugin Firefox

    I think the problem was i was trying to remove the flashplugin- installer and install flash in one operation. Better to use Synaptic to remove flash then reinstall it from synaptic.
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    [SOLVED] Re: no flash plugin Firefox

    Flash aid removed flashplugin-installer I then installed Flashplugin from Synaptic which worked. very strange i had already done the same thing and it didn't work.
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    [SOLVED] Re: no flash plugin Firefox

    Hi thx installed the add-on disabled the vlc Plugin that firefox wants to use. How do i start it nothing seems to happen after restarting Firefox
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    [SOLVED] no flash plugin Firefox

    up to a couple of days ago Flash was working fine in Firefox.it stopped after some updates installed Chromium works on that but would rather use Firefox In About:\Plugins vlc plugin is selected for...
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