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    [ubuntu] Reconsider Upgrade to 9.10

    I recommend that Dell users with "jaunty" consider carefully the pain they may experience by doing the upgrade to "karmic" using Update Manager. I guess that upgrade comes from Canonical. I spent...
  2. Thread: Memory Size

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    [ubuntu] Re: Memory Size

    So is there a way to tell if the PAE kernel is being used or not?
  3. Poll: Re: Sound Is Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala`s biggest problem ?

    I had sound on my system with the preinstalled Ubuntu 9.04. It went away after I upgraded to Ubuntu 9.10. I've been following this thread with no success

    I cannot run eithe alsamixer or amixer. ...
  4. Thread: Memory Size

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    [ubuntu] Re: Memory Size

    With all due respect that looks like a very strange and highly suspicious way to do anything so obvious
  5. Thread: Memory Size

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    [ubuntu] Re: Memory Size

    On the consistency front If the processor was a 64-bit processor and the machine came with 9.04 preinstalled it would seem that it would have been the 64-bit verson. So when I went to do the upgrade...
  6. Thread: Memory Size

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    [ubuntu] Re: Memory Size

    Yes indeed the BIOS shows 4096 MB as expected and then says 3072 MB are available.

    I'm not sure I understand the implications of either of the alternatives mentioned in your post(64-bit Ubuntu or...
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    [ubuntu] Re: What DELL model do you have?

    Brand New Inspiron 537-ST with 9.04 preinstalled.
    I upgraded to 9.10 and have not seen any problems yet
  8. Thread: Memory Size

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    [ubuntu] Memory Size

    I have a Dell Inspiron 537-ST that is supposed to have 4GB of memory according to the sales order. In the System Monitor (System | Administration | System Monitor ) It says there is 3.0 GiB of...
  9. Re: HOWTO: Install Canon ImageCLASS MF4270 Multifunction driver

    The above procedure worked on my system wtith
    Ubuntu 9.04
    MF4270 connected via ethernet to my router

    just by following the directions after selecting New Printer
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