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    [SOLVED] Re: Cordova Node.js or npm problem

    I have solved the problem described by removing cordova-cli and installing Cordova via npm like this:


    sudo npm install -g cordova
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    [SOLVED] Cordova Node.js or npm problem

    I have been told by Google to upgrade my Apps to a more recent version of Cordova than 3.1.5. The latest version is 6.1.0. I have tried several later versions on my Ubuntu 16.04 laptop but cannot get...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Dash Home Empty

    I have found the solution. I purged all zeitgeist installs (zeitgeist-core, zeitgeist-datahub etc) except for libzeitgeist-2,0-0 (too many dependencies inluding nautilus!) and then re-installed them...
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    [SOLVED] Dash Home Empty

    I am using Ubuntu 16.04 and recently noticed that Dash home is empty with a message that no applications could be found. This has happened over the last few days and is not because of the upgrade to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: No nVidia drivers work in 16.04

    I have finally got Bumblebee working with a nVidia driver on 16.04. The only driver I've managed to get to work is the nvidia-364, from ubuntu graphics ppa. Here is what I did:

    First get purge all...
  6. Re: 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) Known bugs and work-a-rounds

    I don't want to appear rude but what is the point of of this thread? Are we to just list workarounds for failings in 16.04 or is somebody actually looking into fixing these problems?
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    [ubuntu] Re: No nVidia drivers work in 16.04

    I think Ubuntu 16.04 uses LightDM as default.
    Running

    cat /etc/X11/default-display-manager
    on my install gives

    /usr/sbin/lightdm
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    [ubuntu] Re: No nVidia drivers work in 16.04

    Yes, you describe the problem very well.

    Whilst trying all possible drivers I installed 361-updates and after purging because it didn't work I booted into a GUi without a Unity sidebar ot topbar....
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    [ubuntu] No nVidia drivers work in 16.04

    Using any nVidia driver results in a black screen on boot. In my opinion this is a very important issue that is being ignored. I am using a nVidia Optimus laptop and have been using Bumblebee since...
  10. Re: 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) Known bugs and work-a-rounds

    QIII:

    I have identified two issues and offered workarounds for both of them. This reply to your critique is my first post here without workaround information! So where is the problem?
  11. Re: 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) Known bugs and work-a-rounds

    I used


    dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb

    But that's not the point, a LTS shouldn't have such issues! And if it does they should be quickly recognised and fixed.

    The nVidia...
  12. Re: 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) Known bugs and work-a-rounds

    ONly updated an hour ago and already found two issues!

    1) Very serious! Using any nVidia drivers results in a black screen. Solution that worked for me:

    *) In the grub menu select the partition...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Always have to run sudo update-grub before USB HDD will boot

    The 14.10 and 15.04 partitions are old drives. My new 16.04 (was 15.10) is the system I want to use. I just want to boot up the old systems occasionally if and when I need to. I certainly don't want...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: Always have to run sudo update-grub before USB HDD will boot

    I have upgraded to 16.04 and the USB-HDD no longer boots even after a sudo upgrade-grub :-(
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Always have to run sudo update-grub before USB HDD will boot

    Removed outputs
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Always have to run sudo update-grub before USB HDD will boot

    Removed outputs
  17. [ubuntu] Always have to run sudo update-grub before USB HDD will boot

    With help from oldfred I got grub to boot my old HDD connected via a SATA/USB cable to a USB port http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2322254. I marked the issue solved but have since noticed...
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    [ubuntu] Ubuntu on SSD with LVM.

    I recently bought a 480GiB SSD drive. I formated it into a swap partition and an Ext4 partition and then installed Ubuntu 15.10 from a CD (and internet). I ticked the box LVM during the installation...
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    [SOLVED] Re: ISO for CD to boot USB hard drive

    OK it's working now! I moved the USB-HDD below the SSD in the BIOS and used a USB2 port instead of a USB3 port.

    Thanks for your patience.
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    [SOLVED] Re: ISO for CD to boot USB hard drive

    Bios is approx 6 years old and is set for AHCI.

    Here is Boot-Repair's report http://paste.ubuntu.com/16092148/
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    [SOLVED] Re: ISO for CD to boot USB hard drive

    Firstly my apologies, you understood the problem perfectly well. I just didn't appreciate your answer. Sorry!

    Secondly, sudo update-grub did find all partitions and wrote them into the Grub menu...
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    [SOLVED] Re: ISO for CD to boot USB hard drive

    How would sudo upgrade-grub work? I think you should read my original post again.
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    [SOLVED] Re: ISO for CD to boot USB hard drive

    It is BIOS, as I stated in the OP!

    I don't want to make any changes to the existing SSD OS because that is working perfectly. What I want to do is to boot an old HDD via a CD or USB-stick. I don't...
  24. [ubuntu] Why did Ubuntu 15.10 install itself onto an Ext2 logical partition?

    I recently bought a SSD drive. I formated it into a swap partition and an Ext4 partition and then installed Ubuntu 15.10 from a CD (and internet). I ticked the box LVM during the installation as I...
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    [SOLVED] ISO for CD to boot USB hard drive

    I have recently installed Ubuntu 15.10 on a 480GB SSD on my Packard-Bell Easynote laptop. I have re-installed my old /home via backup and all my old packages via Synaptic so I have a pretty good...
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