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  1. Re: Firefox, Google replaced by Ask.com, bad thing!

    Still not fixed, but post 5 fixes it.

    Sadly, Ask.com doesn't even allow you to find this thread because it doesn't have an option like Google does to limit search to activity in the last 24 hours....
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    I gave up and installed the 11.10 beta 1 over it without reformating. I'm not sure if I should mark the thread solved, because there is a real problem here that wasn't solved, just bypassed by...
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    Is there a log file that might help? I've copied the one from /var/log/boot.log

    Note that when I try to boot normally from the first Grub2 menu item, the screen displays the 2nd to last line about...
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    I tried sudo apt-get install lxde-core --reinstall because I already had the lubuntu-desktop installed too. (And xubuntu-desktop and enlightenment and gnome shell.) That didn't fix the problem or...
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    No that just starts lightdm same as running "sudo lightdm" if X11 is not already running. It doesn't make it the boot up process complete to get to lightdm or a prompt.

    The last thing the screen...
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    Tried sudo apt-get install lsb lsb-base lsb-desktop --reinstall

    Did not work either.
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    No, that didn't work. Maybe one or some of the LSB packages need to be reinstalled?
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    That gives this message:

    update-rc.d: warning: /etc/init.d/lightdm missing LSB information
    update-rc.d: see <http://wiki.debian.org/LSBInitScripts>
    System start/stop links for...
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    Re: Problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    I tried in stages to see what might actually fix it.

    1st sudo apt-get remove kdm
    Reboot...still doesn't work.

    2nd sudo dpkg-reconfigure lightdm
    Rebbot...still doesn't work.

    3rd sudo...
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    Lightdm problem after installing kubuntu-desktop

    My PC no longer boots all the way to the login manager (lightdm) after installing the kubuntu-desktop package within a standard oneiric ubuntu installation.

    I have a way around the problem. I...
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    Re: New LibreOffice 3.4.1 in Oneiric repos

    Not to sound too alarmist, but Libreoffice 3.4.1 is a potential major disaster. It destroys all formulas when opening MS Excel .xlsx documents, which is essential for any enterprise working with...
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    [ubuntu] Medibuntu and development releases

    I upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10 and it seems there is not, at least yet, a medibuntu repository for oneiric. However, some of the upgrades in oneiric while it is a development branch conflict with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: SSL error renegotiation not allowed

    I think I may have found my answer. However, the website is down for the weekend for maintenance, so I can't check till Monday.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] SSL error renegotiation not allowed

    This may partly be a Firefox issue, but it is partly an operating system error.

    To access Bank of America commercial banking site for my employment, only Firefox and Internet Explorer 7-8 are...
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    [ubuntu] Re: E17 Enlightenment and Thinkpad

    Anyone know if E17 is available for Ubuntu 11.04 that doesn't require compiling yourself?
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    [ubuntu] Unity improvement idea

    I posted an idea to significantly improve Unity for power user usage at the link below, but I'm not sure if it is the best place to communicate it. I know it is probably too late for 11.04, but...
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    [ubuntu] Wine menu in 11.04 (Unity)

    I just upgraded one installation to 11.04, and this is my 1st experience with Unity. In 10.10 I had a "Wine" sub-menu in the Application Menu, just like the Internet, Office, Sound & Video...
  18. [all variants] I need another file manager feature.. add-on or replacement?

    I'm running Nautilus in standard Ubuntu 10.10, but it lacks a feature that is very important for my usage. If there is a modification for Nautilus, that would be best, if there is another Linux file...
  19. Re: Dell Latitude e6510 is not booting with 10.04 LTS

    The same problem exists on this laptop with 32 bit. Fortunately, the same workaround through Grub solves it. ...So after installing and updating the Nvidia proprietary driver, I just have to get...
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    Re: Lucid Upgrade loses Flash in Firefox

    Note that this is a major bug that still exists in the 8.04 to 10.04 upgrade. Here is the work around I did after the upgrade:

    sudo rm /var/lib/dpkg/info/flashplugin-nonfree.prerm
    sudo dpkg...
  21. [SOLVED] Re: Upgrade to Lucid messed up dual boot to Windows

    Thanks much Wilee-Nilee. Test disk worked. I didn't do the last optional part of re-running "update-grub", and the grub menu is back to directing me to the Windows 7 bootloader where I have to...
  22. [SOLVED] Re: Upgrade to Lucid messed up dual boot to Windows

    Here is the output below. I understand half of this, but not enough to fix it:
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    Boot Info Script 0.55 dated February 15th, 2010

    ============================= Boot...
  23. [SOLVED] [SOLVED] Upgrade to Lucid messed up dual boot to Windows

    I had 9.10 installed and it dual-booted fine into Windows, but the 10.04 upgrade killed it. Let me first explain my special condition.

    At one point I tested out the Windows 7 release candidate,...
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    Re: M$+NBC locking out Linux user

    I am reviving this thread because I had this NBC-Linux issue attempting to watch Heroes at www.nbc.com/heroes. Since this is the top ubuntuforums.org result on a Google search, I want to update to...
  25. Thread: Gta Iv

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    Poll: Re: Gta Iv

    GTA IV is now out for PC, so I'm sure people will be trying it with Wine soon. I'm not buying it until people report reasonable success running it on wine.

    Anyone here want to test on Wine/Linux...
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