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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Problem running apt-get update. Failed to fetch

    I didn't think of that. You're probably right. I'll try again later.
  2. [ubuntu] Problem running apt-get update. Failed to fetch

    W: Failed to fetch http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/dists/hardy/Release.gpg Could not resolve 'archive.canonical.com'

    W: Failed to fetch...
  3. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] New window start under existing windows. Not on top.

    edit. solved with a reboot!

    Okay my three year old pressed a bunch of buttons and clicked the mouse on my computer the other day and had about thirty windows open. After closing them all out I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: sudo segmentation fault

    Sorry for digging up an old topic but I just had to say thank you for that. I've been looking for an answer to why I was getting segmentation fault using sudo. That was the reason.
  5. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    Looks like xp is hosed. I can't even access the xp drive from ubuntu. Tried mounting it and no go. Popped in xp install disc and ran chkdsk and is said that drive has unrecoverable errors.
    ...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    no error numbers. Yep can still boot into ubuntu just fine. Running it right now... Still can't thank you enough for at least getting me this far.
  7. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    Yep. One gave Stage2readerror and the other gave Grub Geom error.
  8. [ubuntu] Re: [SOLVED] Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    One last thing. Ubuntu boots great from grub now but my xp on this computer doesn't. Not a huge issue but it would be nice to boot into xp on this computer when I just absouletly have to have it.
    ...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    Holy horse puckey Batman it worked!

    I now have ubuntu back again. Thank God.
    Spending a week with only winXP has not been fun.

    Thanks so much for your help!
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    Okay my bios would let me set my linux drive to be the first hard drive booted so I set it that way then installed grub to hd1 as per your instructions.

    What do I need to change in my menu.lst...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    I can tell you that without booting to the live cd.
    hd(1,1)

    What happened was I recently screwed up my ubuntu install royally. It was working just fine then I screwed some things up so I just...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    I get the error before seeing any menu. It just says something like


    Getting Grub stage 1.5
    Loading Grub...
    Error 22
    and then just stays there.

    I'll reboot the live cd and post the info...
  13. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] Grub error 22. I reinstalled grub from live cd but error still there.

    My grub got messed up. Now I am trying to fix it. I reinstalled it using the info posted here

    After reinstalling grub twice I still get error 22 and do not get the menu offering which OS I want...
  14. [ubuntu] Problem with libpango after upgrading from gutsy to hardy

    I recently upgraded from gutsy to hardy. The upgrade went fine. Only problem is that now I am having problems with libpango. Several programs are not working now (update manager, software sources,...
  15. Help to static link libraries in codeblocks. Make executable standalone.

    I need help getting my executable to be self sufficient. My program will not run on other linux systems without the user first installing an external library libwxgtk2.8-0-ansi. I would like to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: DVD ripping in ubuntu ?

    The easiest way I have found to accomplish that is to use dvdfabhddecrypter through wine. Now I know some people only want to use nix software but I don't know of any nix software that does the job...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: boot menu disapeared after installing windows

    HOWTO: Restore GRUB (if your MBR is messed up)
  18. [all variants] Help with nautilus script to encode mp4 to m2v with ffmpeg

    Hello,
    I'm needing help with scripting a nautilus zenity script. I am trying to create a nautilus script for use in encoding mp4 files to mpeg2 elementary video (m2v). I can do a basic script in...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Need help with shell script. For loop w/multiple file types.

    Wow that was fast.

    Okay. Much thanks for that.
  20. [ubuntu] Need help with shell script. For loop w/multiple file types.

    Hello.

    I am needing help with shell scripting. I have searched the net but have not found exactly what I am looking for. I am wanting to write a shell script with a for loop with mutiple file...
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    Re: "utorrent" In Wine...

    Why not use native linux torrent app? I use and love utorrent in windows but when running linux I use ktorrent. It is basically a linux clone to utorrent. You can find it in synaptic.
  22. Re: can not remove package, synaptic not working

    Sorry to bump such an old topic but I just wanted to say thank you to fdoving! I had a broken package that had totally foobared my synaptic and my updates. I've been looking for an answer to this...
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