Search:

Type: Posts; User: bountonw; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,086

    [ubuntu] Re: No Network Access after Upgrade to 12.10

    Thank you Varunendra,

    (Been away from the office for a few days. Now I should have daily access to this computer for the rest of the week.)

    I restored the file 70-persistent-net.rules.


    ...
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,086

    [ubuntu] Re: No Network Access after Upgrade to 12.10

    Thank you varunendra,

    The grass is always greener on the other side of the upgrade. I was hoping that the stable release would upgrade without problems. I suppose we are enthusiasts. We are at...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,086

    [ubuntu] Re: No Network Access after Upgrade to 12.10

    Thanks Dn4mycrownj,

    Yes, /etc/udev/rules.d contained the file that you mentioned.

    I moved the 70-persistent-net.rules file to my Desktop and rebooted, however, the file did not regenerate and...
  4. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,086

    [ubuntu] Re: No Network Access after Upgrade to 12.10

    I can get the USB 3G dongle to open up, but it won't connect. If I could get the 3G dongle working, I wouldn't even worry about the LAN at this stage.
  5. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,086

    [ubuntu] Re: No Network Access after Upgrade to 12.10

    Can someone help prime the pump? I can not for the life of me discover the right terms to google in order to solve my problem.

    What bash commands can I use to troubleshoot my network and usb...
  6. Replies
    9
    Views
    3,086

    [ubuntu] No Network Access after Upgrade to 12.10

    While upgrading from 12.04 to 12.10 at home on a 3G dongle :) several weeks ago, I was asked to reboot. Upon the reboot, USBs would not mount automatically (including the dongle). Today, I was...
  7. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,427

    [ubuntu] Re: ureadahead error message

    I rebooted in recovery mode using an earlier kernel.

    Repaired grub, which took a couple of minutes only and then fixed the dpkg which took all night.

    When I was returned to the recovery menu,...
  8. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,427

    [ubuntu] ureadahead error message

    Last week I upgraded my daughter's Karmic install to Lucid Beta 2. Everything was fine for the first few days and then we got the following at boot up:



    There is a blinking cursor under the 'S'...
  9. Replies
    12
    Views
    11,297

    [ubuntu] Re: mounting usb in recovery mode

    Accidentally double posted and don't know how to delete so I edited the second post to wish everyone a pleasant day.:D
  10. Replies
    12
    Views
    11,297

    [ubuntu] Re: mounting usb in recovery mode

    Resolved:


    sudo mkdir /mnt/usb

    This makes a directory to mount the usb drive to.


    sudo fdisk -l
  11. Replies
    12
    Views
    11,297

    [ubuntu] Re: mounting usb in recovery mode

    Disk /dev/sda: 82.3 GB, 82348277760 bytes
    255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 10011 cylinders
    Units - cylinders of 16065 * 512 - 8225280 bytes
    Disk identifier: 0x0007cff1

    Device Boot Start End ...
  12. Replies
    12
    Views
    11,297

    [ubuntu] Re: mounting usb in recovery mode

    Thank you nandemonai,

    I did as you suggested and got


    unknown filesystem type 'fat32

    Tried it with all caps and got a similar error message.

    Got the gui and network working and was able...
  13. Replies
    12
    Views
    11,297

    [ubuntu] mounting usb in recovery mode

    Installed ubuntu on children's computer a couple of years ago and let them play with the gui. Now there is a screen resolution issue and can't boot. Want to reinstall but need to copy some files...
  14. Replies
    25
    Views
    9,451

    Re: HOWTO: get Podcasts without Ipodder

    I have been six months without a podcast every since switching to Linux. Finally grabbed a few minutes to try and get connected again. Followed through the steps and got bashpodder installed. I...
  15. Thread: Who foo?

    by bountonw
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,038

    Re: Who foo?

    Maybe I don't understand.

    I was reading through the linux journal and saw this article on Python. I was interested in the C code.

    http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/8794

    When I try to...
  16. Thread: Who foo?

    by bountonw
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,038

    Re: Who foo?

    Thank you. I understand now.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foo
  17. Thread: Who foo?

    by bountonw
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,038

    Who foo?

    I am a third of the way through my intro to C book. Fun. Anyway, looking through different source codes here and there and finding it still mostly greek, but beginning to understand some.

    I keep...
  18. Replies
    8
    Views
    586

    Re: beginning C question

    So far my book hasn't said anything about typecast or unsigned, so I am not sure what that means. (I'm in a new chapter now learning about if and else.) I do appreciate the example, though and will...
  19. Replies
    8
    Views
    586

    Re: beginning C question

    Thank you both. That was the ticket. I also understand what I am doing a little bit better.

    Thank you.
  20. Replies
    8
    Views
    586

    beginning C question

    I am not sure if this is where to ask this, but I am sure that my question is child's play for most of you.

    I have begun learning C recently as I have a very specific application need. On page 76...
  21. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,331

    Re: Newbie to Guru: Heart to Heart

    Regarding 3l33t, do I have to wait to become one to know what it is? Another strike against me. Not only am I new, I'm not even a Trekie.:-k

    Thanks for the encouragement.

    BTW, what is this...
  22. Replies
    31
    Views
    14,675

    Re: HOWTO: Set up multi-language support

    For cross referencing purposes, the following thread called


    is very good.

    http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=129860
  23. Replies
    31
    Views
    14,675

    Re: HOWTO: Set up multi-language support

    For cross referencing purposes, the following thread called


    is very good.

    http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=733610#post733610
  24. Replies
    24
    Views
    1,331

    Re: Newbie to Guru: Heart to Heart

    I appreciate all of the advice out there and the good comments. All good, and noted.



    Problem with 2. English is my native language, but I have learned 3 other languages somewhat fluently and...
  25. Replies
    39
    Views
    2,358

    Re: Easy Ubuntu - good or evil?

    As I alluded to above, one of my reasons for switching to linux was to avoid the moral problem of pirating. I also mentioned the importance of simplicity for us poor humble newbies.

    So I would...
Results 1 to 25 of 40
Page 1 of 2 1 2