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    [ubuntu] External HD permissions

    Using Trusty, on a desktop, I have an external Seagate HD with about 1.2TB. Mount says:
    sudo ls -l /media/don/f8d24904-06a2-4003-a7b9-8b0366de8667/ says:
    drwxrwxrwx 2 don don 16384 Feb 17 09:08...
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    [ubuntu] Re: keyboard problem on login only

    Changed "quiet splash" to "single", ran sudo update-grub, rebooted and got terminal login. Logged in. Ran startx and got colored background without any menus, nothing to click on at all. Using...
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    [ubuntu] Re: keyboard problem on login only

    Anyone else know how to force 11.04 into a non-gui login? As root, I created /etc/inittab and put id:1:initdefault: rebooted, and it printed text messages and hung. In Recovery mode, I deleted...
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    [ubuntu] Re: keyboard problem on login only

    Using sysv-rc-conf, I put X under S, rebooted with no effect, then put X under every run level (beside gdm), rebooted and it started the gui (ie no terminal, same slow key hit needed).
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    [ubuntu] Re: keyboard problem on login only

    I don't see System > Administration > Services. Upper, right icon gets System Settings, but I don't see Admin, or things that get Services.
    sudo sysv-rc-conf opens a old-style gui with gdm at left...
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    [ubuntu] Re: keyboard problem on login only

    I also updated BIOS to latest version. I have another pc running 11.04 that doesn't have this keyboard issue. Anyone with ideas? Thanks.
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    [ubuntu] keyboard problem on login only

    In June, I couldn't login so I reloaded 11.04. Weeks later - same thing. On forum, I learned to hold each key for one second logging in. I tried Assistive Technology (under System > Personal) and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Evolution wants old, unused password

    Thanks very much! I didn't see how to fix this in Evolution manual, but your clear explanation worked perfect.
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Random Freeze / Hang-up

    I have a 1 week old pc & monitor with Intel i5-650 processor, Intel H55 HDMI motherboard and use it to run Asus HDMI monitor. No video card.
    The first day it ran great. Since then it freezes, no...
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    [all variants] Re: firefox image problem

    With 9.10 and ff 3.5.5, sites like hyundai and others had partially hidden and dead links, preventing access to the info. After changing Flash settings, removing History, etc I got Opera. I...
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    [ubuntu] Video fixed

    Failing to get past "Choose English" installing Ubuntu 9.04 (or 9.10) on old Dell Dimension 8200, I removed one year old Radeon 2600 AGP card (motherbrd has plastic holder clip to pry), blew off dust...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 3D for HD2600...

    I have a Radeon 2600 in a old Dell desktop and can't fresh install 9.04 or 9.10. After "Choose English" and maybe a few screen messages it goes dark. I don't see any graphic choices in BIOS. Had...
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    [ubuntu] 9.10 Install - no video

    I have a Dell Dimension 8200 running 8.10 with a ATI RV630 PRO AGP [Radeon HD 2600 PRO AGP] board. 9.10 install starts, I select English, it displays a screen of text quickly, shows ubuntu logo,...
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