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  1. [ubuntu] Re: automatic update put 'virus' on my Foxfire browser?

    All,

    My issue is all on the website I was using to search for torrents. That website has been 'changed' and points to advertisements after almost every click. And on those that do not go to the...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Installing Ubuntu on 60GB SSD and storing all personal files on 1TB HDD?

    Sir,

    About 2 years ago, I did what you proposed. I put /home on the hard drive and all else under / on the ssd. Over time I realized this was 'partly' a waste of time. When I installed 14.04LTS, I...
  3. [ubuntu] automatic update put 'virus' on my Foxfire browser?

    All,

    I OK'd an automatic update on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS pc. After that I tried a manual update / upgrade and it failed to find almost all the websites required to do the update.

    I recycled my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 'normal' update causing problems...

    No error messages, no aborts, etc.

    I just did another check for updates, and Mozilla Firefox has another 28MB update. Tedious, and might break.

    As both SabNZBdplus and TransmissionBT are both...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 'normal' update causing problems...

    The link you pointed me to is for 'partial UPGRADES'.

    I am having issues with a 'normal' set of updates. I check for updates every few days, in addition to the automatic notifications.

    I have...
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    [ubuntu] 'normal' update causing problems...

    I did a 'normal' update, and after rebooting several applications have lost data and can't find working directories. I can see the list of recent updates, but cannot 'undo' them. I can't even capture...
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    Sticky: [SOLVED] Re: I upgraded, and now I have this error...

    1) My desktop pc's 22 inch Samsung monitor is not a 'laptop monitor?

    I have a UPS on my pc, perhaps because it has a battery, the entire PC is considered a laptop? Silly. SIlverStone Fortress...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Why Internal HDD mounted read only?

    All,

    I found the 'solution' from someone else who was finding all his removable drives (usb drives) also marked read only. All of them were Windows formated, including ntfs.

    I also was having...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: all my NTFS partitions are suddenly and permanently read-only

    Thanks for this valuable information. I had 3 ntfs internal drives, and the usb external drives all suddenly marked as 'read only'. Very annoying.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Why Internal HDD mounted read only?

    More details. Most 'help' on this issue expect the internal drives to begin /dev/xxxx. These drives begin /media/xxxx. I did NOT make these specifications. It was done by Ubuntu, during the initial...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Why Internal HDD mounted read only?

    Morgaes. Did you notice the title is different? I did not consciously merge. I thought I was posting a reply to the issue of Ubuntu 12 upgrade.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Why Internal HDD mounted read only?

    My OS drive is ok. I have four hard drives (I had 5 but one of them died and I have not replaced it yet). Two of the drives (the OS and one data drive) are ok. Two of the remaining drives are data...
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    [ubuntu] Re: ubuntu 12 upgrade

    Support for 3TB Western Digital internal hdd?
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    [ubuntu] Why Internal HDD mounted read only?

    I have been using Ubuntu for 7 months and something new has come up. My internal hard drives are now being mounted 'read only', and I can't delete files, or any thing I was able to do just a few days...
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