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    [ubuntu] Re: Lucid just wont happen

    Can you get to BIOS? or even better do you get to the options page on the disk? where you can run mem test? Also is this the first CD still? Do you have another comp that you can burn one from?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't get ANYTHING to work right

    Yah, Guess the only way that it's likely is if the file that all are using is manipulated. I'm a bit paranoid lol. Most of the offices I service can and will find a way if I don't disclose every...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Switch window buttons 10.4

    My first instinct upon logging into 10.4 was right in line with you guys. But I've changed my mind a bit. Firstly it's way worth the trouble if it will help entice some of the "windows alternative"...
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    [ubuntu] Re: RT2860 wireless not found on Ubuntu 10.04

    Yah I wish I hadn't given up the first time I'd looked into linux... Try and Dual boot for a while, Ubuntu can read windows ntfs partitions so you'll still have access to anything that you do on your...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't get ANYTHING to work right

    They sell Ubuntu CD's in the UK? That's cool... I'm going to have to get one for my rear view mirrior :biggrin:



    Very good point! but make sure it's a trusted source, it's very easy for people...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't get ANYTHING to work right

    it's doubtfull that it's the wrong kind of disk, just about any normal 700mb cdr disk should work that I know of. I'd be more suspecissous of the way that the cd is being written, cd burners...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Lucid just wont happen

    sorry, I meant trying to see if you get the same problems when running off the live CD. I'd download the 10.4 stan eddition and go to "try ubuntu without installing" and test it out. Then you can...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Can't get ANYTHING to work right

    I'd go with a fresh install again, maybe boot from a CD and run the mem test then re partition the HD. It may be that your memory had some garbage in it that caused the problem on the 2nd install......
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    [ubuntu] Re: Nvidia Driver problem

    gksudo gedit etc/x11/xorg.conf in your command line or navigate there using cd FOLDERNAME and cd .. to back up. then type sudo gedit FILENAME which will open the file in your text editor with root...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Lucid just wont happen

    I ran into the same message and went to live CD mode where it installed correctly.... so far that is. I also burned the CD at 10x which is the max I'm comfortable with ISO's. You could also try...
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    Poll: Re: Google Chrome Announced == Google Browser / OS

    Well the intro page before the download says for mac and linux users to be patient and that development was in the works. I don't blame them for trying to capture as much of the market as possible...
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    Re: ie4linux and 8.4

    well that didn't work, I did a fresh install of last version of wine .9 and ie4linux and same results. It seems like ie gets stuck in some kind of loop where it doesn't effect anything else that...
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    Re: ie4linux and 8.4

    ahhh I bet thats it I just checked my desktop that works and I'm using .9. Should have checked for things more closely before I jumped on the forums.

    Thanks I'll post back after I roll back
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    Re: ie4linux and 8.4

    hey guys thanks for the response I'm using wine 1.0 and I would love to use Opera but unfortunately godaddy will not support it. The only other browser that would be an option is safari but it seems...
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    ie4linux and 8.4

    to make a long story short my entire office uses 8.4 and godaddy changed their webmail page so it won't work right with firefox on ubuntu. I was hoping to use ie4linux as a workaround for this.

    I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Make my Account root

    lol
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    [ubuntu] Re: Just installed ubuntu - a few issues

    I'd try sending a pm to ShakeyJake from the link I sent you on the first page. Also you can look at your xorg file by typing: sudo gedit /etc/X11/xorg.conf but be carefull in there you can mess...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Just installed ubuntu - a few issues

    ya if it says that it's enabled then reboot. and if still having the problem go to system/preference/appearance and try and change visual effects to extra. It may be that it is enabled but you don't...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Just installed ubuntu - a few issues

    try lspci in command line and paste results
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    [ubuntu] Re: Just installed ubuntu - a few issues

    also from what I can find on the forums it looks like your graphics car should work once you activate the restricted driver and reboot. gforce chips are usually the best with linux I'm 9 for 9 with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Just installed ubuntu - a few issues

    copy the text and paste it on the forum. Some of the wireless chipsets are harder than others to get working in linux. You have to remember that it's not the operating system that is having the...
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    Re: will battery life increase with xubuntu?

    I could be wrong but from what I hear the new Kernel will have a lot of AMD power saving options in 8.04 when it comes out tomorrow... but not sure if I'm being accurate.
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    [ubuntu] Re: no sound in flash

    are you using USB speakers or standard? I had this problem with a logitech usb set once.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Sony Vaio VGN-UX2

    Your best bet is to find out what kind of wireless, sound, video, and so on products are built into the machine and do a search on the forums for it. I know my friend is having some trouble with his...
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