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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    Thanks! Unfortunately right now I won't try your solution since I shouldn't risk any video catastrophe in the coming days and so I will not remove the drivers, but I will check this in the future.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    Thanks for the suggestion. I just tried that -- it also doesn't work! (I rebooted.) This is 14.04.1 64-bit. I doublechecked the path to the script, and that the script really does his job when ran. I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    Thank you, but I did that (in /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf), and unfortunately it didn't work. (There was no difference in screen behaviour after logging out and back in.)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    OK, the issue is solved for me. In a dirty way.

    If someone has a similar problem like, here's what I did:
    1) created a file correctvideomode.sh (it can be whenever you want) consisting solely of...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    So yeah, I guess in this thread I will be documenting my fascinating adventures into the mess which is the nvidia relationship with X.

    Today I learned that the system has an X log file (yeah, I'm...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    I hope I'll be forgiven for making another post on this.

    So, I inserted the '410 256' screen dimensions by hand to xorg.conf (section Monitor, option DisplaySize). No change.
    Right after startup,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    PARTIAL SUCCESS: namely,things are back to how they were in 13.10. In my case setting the drivers to 331.38, rebooting and running nvidia-settings again had the effect of it displaying

    **...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    Mine has been set to quiet splash for a long time now. I thought it just meant I wouldn't see many starting messages?

    Nvidia-settings, apart from telling me "error querying target relations" on...
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    [SOLVED] Cannot change resolution in 14.01.1 (nvidia)

    I just upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04.1; I'm using the nvidia drivers.

    My monitor is LG Flatron W1943S, 1440x900. Already in 13.10 after booting the corners of the display were not visible; I had to...
  10. [ubuntu] Re: vlc not opening any windows after setting as a default application

    Doing the purge, and then deleting the hidden $HOME/.config/vlc directory did the trick at least partially: the program now works, but sound is garbled.
  11. [ubuntu] Re: vlc not opening any windows after setting as a default application

    Let me just add that doing "aptitude purge vlc" and reinstalling vlc did not help at all!
  12. [ubuntu] vlc not opening any windows after setting as a default application

    12.04 64bit.

    I set vlc as a default application for mkv files using Nautilus.

    Now vlc does not work at all. If I open any video file, simply nothing happens. If I run it from the terminal, a...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: 10.04 won't install on a PATA drive via RAID (/target/bin "read only")

    Update:

    - booting from Live CD
    - choosing "Try ubuntu"
    - using the Disk Utility to format the drive as ext2 as opposed to ext4
    - installing WITHOUT REBOOTING, specifying the partition manually...
  14. [SOLVED] 10.04 won't install on a PATA drive via RAID (/target/bin "read only")

    I've used Ubuntu on my desktop since 2008. The only major change I made was upgrading (via internet) to 9.10. The PC contains 2 PATA drives connected to a new mobo by a RAID controller. The 200 GB...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Acer Aspire One 722 Ubuntu 11.04 fixes

    Unfortunately, I can't do that - it seems I tricked myself and no one else is to blame. That was an extremely cheap offer, and now I know why ;)

    Eh, it's still usable. I'll be using it for quick...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Acer Aspire One 722 Ubuntu 11.04 fixes

    Oh boy. You seem to be 100% correct. I just checked Windows 7, which I dual boot, and it also recognizes 1024x600 as a maximum.

    My number is 722-C52kk LU.SFT02.117.

    Now I don't even know why I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Acer Aspire One 722 Ubuntu 11.04 fixes

    I installed 11.04. I compiled the wifi drivers and wifi is working now. But I cannot set the proper screen resolution - 1024x600 is the highest I can go! Doesn't matter whether I use Unity or...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to deactivate screensaver from terminal

    Heh,


    sudo apt-get remove xscreensaver

    seems to have done the trick.
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    [SOLVED] How to deactivate screensaver from terminal

    Hello,

    I have an old Thinkpad on which I have installed Xubuntu 10.04. Unfortunately:

    - the screensaver locks the machine so that even Alt-SysRQ-b does not work
    - when I click on Applications...
  20. Re: Howto: Build the development version of vlc under Ubuntu

    Renee Fleming? Classy :D

    Thanks for the info!
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    [SOLVED] Re: (Some) fonts garbled in karmic

    First, it's fantastic that my solution worked for you, I can't even remember how many times I benefited from these forums, so it's nice to see that I've been helpful at least once :-)

    And...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: usb hard drive problems: "reset high speed USB device using ehci_hcd"

    I also have this problem, with a 1 TB Western Digital disk. Am I reading something wrong, or does the bug linked to above have the status "Won't fix"? Why? For me this is a serious problem, since I...
  23. Re: Howto: Build the development version of vlc under Ubuntu

    Trying to compile this on Karmic again; no luck. When building vlc, after running ./configure with the suggested options (everything seems to have gone fine), "make jobs=4" ends with the following:
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Lost gfx mode on upgrade to Lucid

    Thank you very much, this worked. I did both those things, and I still had to set the resolution manually after restart, but the setting got saved and seems to be "permanent", if that's ever a good...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Lost gfx mode on upgrade to Lucid

    I'm very sorry for bumping this, but I'm quite upset about having to run this all the time, too... ;-)
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