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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Yet another compiz/xinerama/xrandr question ...

    Could someone confirm that this is still in the limitation of 10.04 ?

    I'd be a little concerned if they still haven't addressed this. All reports I was getting when I first posted was that this...
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    [all variants] Re: Information Display Screen

    Sad to say that I gave up in the end.

    For a while I played with the idea of generating html pages with scripts, and then displaying them full screen with opera.

    It looked good, but it proved...
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    [ubuntu] Re: PPTPD VPN Ruting Issues

    Well, it seems that the helpful folks on IRC managed to point me in the right direction.

    For anyone else with the same issue, all i needed to do was enable ip forwarding.

    to check the status...
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    [ubuntu] PPTPD VPN Ruting Issues [SOLVED]

    Hi all,

    I'm attempting to setup a VPN server (pptpd) on 8.04 (fully updated),
    I've installed the pptpd packages, and done some basic setup, to the point where I can now connect to the VPN...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Yet another compiz/xinerama/xrandr question ...

    To the best of my knowledge, there's still no progress on this.

    It's pretty much my biggest frustration with ubuntu at the moment. (linux in general, really, i know it's not ubuntu's fault)
    ...
  6. Re: Full screen web browser, controlled from the command line

    Cool, looking here, it looks like you might be onto something.
    http://www.opera.com/docs/switches/#remote

    so i could call
    opera -remote "openURL(html/001.html)"

    and if opera isn't open, it...
  7. Full screen web browser, controlled from the command line

    In the quest to create a simple information display screen for my lounge, (see the full story here: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=6543085 )
    I've decided to try create something myself,...
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    [all variants] Re: Information Display Screen

    Well, I've spent many hours now, hunting through forums, and google, and posted many messages similar to the above on many forums, and it would seem that there is no existing app around to do what I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 2 video cards, 3 monitors

    From memory, I installed Ubuntu with all monitors connected, used the nvidia tool to setup xorg, and then hacked up the xorg.conf by hand. It was a while back though, and was setup using 7.04, rather...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 2 video cards, 3 monitors

    I have 2 nvidia cards, and 3 monitors setup and working correctly, using xinerama.

    I've attached my xorg.conf, check it out and let me know if that helps.
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    [all variants] Information Display Screen

    I've recently found myself with a spare low-ish spec'd pc, and i was looking to turn it into an information display unit of some sort to go in my lounge room. It's a 1ghz p3, with 512mb of ram, and a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Laptop Hibernation Delay

    Hunting further on google, I can't seem to find any indication of a possible way to 'wake up' a suspended system on a timer, or based on some battery level event, so it's not seeming like this is...
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    [ubuntu] Laptop Hibernation Delay

    Hi

    I have ubuntu 8.10 installed on my dell mini 9. It works well, but there's one thing that bugs me.

    On my other win xp laptop (work laptop) i have it setup so that if idle for say 15...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Samba sharing a FAT32 external hard drive

    Thanks for the assistance geirha, when I run the first line provided, I get the error below.
    Do I need to mount it to some folder in the /mnt directory? or is the cifs fs type wrong?


    $ sudo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Samba sharing a FAT32 external hard drive

    That code returns this:


    drwxrwxrwx 9 root root 32768 2008-09-23 11:03 /media/TERRY_EXT/Media
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Yet another compiz/xinerama/xrandr question ...

    Well it seems they now have.

    http://www.heise-online.co.uk/open/X-org-7-4-comes-complete-with-new-functions-new-drivers-and-new-incompatibilities--/news/111595

    Release notes are here:...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Samba sharing a FAT32 external hard drive

    Anyone?

    I've got a feeling that the issue has something to do with the umask=000 parameter to mount. But I'm not sure on the specifics of the umask parameter, and there doesn't seem to be any...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Samba sharing a FAT32 external hard drive

    No, I don't think so, because the users will be guests, connecting from windows xp *or* osx, without a username/password, they shouldn't need to have explicitly defined permissions.

    The section...
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    [ubuntu] Samba sharing a FAT32 external hard drive

    I have a ubuntu server with an external 1tb hard drive which is formatted FAT32, I am attempting to share the folder with Samba, for guest read/write access, but users receive a permissions error...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Using windows to browse Ubuntu partition

    I think this should help you:
    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=436923
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    [ubuntu] Re: Using windows to browse Ubuntu partition

    I assume you installed Ubuntu on windows, using Wubi.
    http://wubi-installer.org/

    From https://wiki.ubuntu.com/WubiGuide
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    [ubuntu] Re: Using windows to browse Ubuntu partition

    Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on
    /host/ubuntu/disks/root.disk

    Ah, have you installed Ubuntu using one of those new-fangled methods where it installs within the current windows...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Using windows to browse Ubuntu partition

    Weird. I'm not sure where your Ubuntu partition is hiding then...

    Does Ubuntu still boot on the pc? Is the partition definitely still there?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Shuts off after 47 seconds

    If you have a chance before it powers down, you should check the logs, and see if there's something in there.

    It may give you some insight into why it's shutting down.

    Also, does it shutdown...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Using windows to browse Ubuntu partition

    If it's quick to select and browse a drive, I'd just quickly flick through each of the drive letters, and try them all until you see a directory structure similar to the one I posted earlier.

    If...
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