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    [all variants] Re: Guide to Get the Best Performace from the GMA 500

    Hello Guys,

    I very late to the game here on the GMA 500, just got a netbook (acer 751h) a few days ago and fighting to get it to work!

    I've read back through this thread and the wiki page here...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problem with atheros card in monitor mode

    I'm using the same atheros chip with no problems here in monitor mode. However, I have seen the card behave strangely from time to time and stop receiving packets. I usually unload/reload the...
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    [xubuntu] Re: cannot connect with wep

    Have you got the linux-modules-backports package installed?

    If you have, it could be this bug.

    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-backports-modules-2.6.27/+bug/297390
  4. [ubuntu] Re: ipw2200 cannot connect to WEP or WPA network in Intrepid, can we devise a workaro

    Here is a full bug report with an explanation and a manual workaround if you cant remove the backports-modules package.
    ...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: ipw2200 cannot connect to WEP or WPA network in Intrepid, can we devise a workaro

    Ok I think I have the fix of sorts.

    Uninstall the linux-backports-modules package for your kernel. When I uninstalled this package my ipw2915 abg worked fine again on an encrypted network!
    ...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: ipw2200 cannot connect to WEP or WPA network in Intrepid, can we devise a workaro

    A freshly compiled 2.6.27.7 works for me.

    The diff between the two ipw2200.c files is as follows:


    alastair@alastair-laptop:~/linux$ diff linux-source-2.6.27/drivers/net/wireless/ipw2200.c...
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    Re: Problem with aircrack-ng

    What driver are you using for the adapter?
    I'm not sure what the chipset you are using is.

    Type:


    ls -l /sys/class/net/eth1/device/driver

    And paste the output.
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    Re: Problem with aircrack-ng

    wlanconfig is only for atheros chipsets using the madwifi driver.

    How to set monitor mode depends on the chipset.
    Aircrack-ng comes with an excellent script to do this for you called airmon-ng.
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    [xubuntu] Re: xubuntu8.10 on r40

    I have the same problem but no solution. Ubuntu 8.10 on a Thinkpad R40e. Even when I try to change the shortcuts keys in gnome, any presses on the volume keys are not detected.
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Random Disconnects on Intel 2915ABG Wireless

    Having similar problems here.

    I posted this http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=975684 but got no replies. I also saw the bug report you mentioned which states that the problem is solved...
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    [ubuntu] Re: IPW2200+intrepid wouldn't connect

    Hi,

    I'm glad I found this thread because I thought I was the only one having this problem!

    I thought it was related to this bug https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/264104 but...
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    [ubuntu] Possible to git-bisect ubuntu kernel?

    Hi everyone,

    Sorry if this is the wrong place for this. Just wondering is it possible to perform a git-bisect on the ubuntu kernel or would it be more sensible to use mainline?

    Alastair
  13. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] ipw2200 cannot connect to WEP or WPA network in Intrepid, can we devise a wo

    Hi everyone,

    I'm sorry if this is a duplicate.

    I cannot connect to a WEP or WPA network with my ipw2200 on Intrepid, which was working fine until I upgraded from Hardy.

    Trying to set the...
  14. [other] Re: Overwriting FC4 with ubuntu on dual boot laptop.. Grub questions/concerns

    Ok I got this to work.

    I used the instructions here https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/FromLinux?highlight=(installation) with the LiveCD.

    The only slight problem I had was when I...
  15. [other] [SOLVED] Overwriting FC4 with ubuntu on dual boot laptop.. Grub questions/concerns

    Hi everyone,

    As I mentioned in this thread http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=940802, I am trying to install ubuntu over an existing FC4 installation, on a dual boot FC4/XP laptop.

    The...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Locked out from BIOS so cant boot CD, how to install ubuntu?

    Ok I think this is the solution for me.

    Since I have an already working FC 4 partition I can use the methods described here:...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Locked out from BIOS so cant boot CD, how to install ubuntu?

    I dont think this will work. The BIOS is configured to boot from hard drive only, and the password is lost.





    Unfortunately, for this particular model, the password is stored on a eeprom,...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Locked out from BIOS so cant boot CD, how to install ubuntu?

    Thanks for the suggestions.

    Unfortunately, it is configured to not boot from anything but the hard drive.

    I will persist in trying to make the smart boot manager work for a while. If I can't...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Locked out from BIOS so cant boot CD, how to install ubuntu?

    So I would have to create a wubi installation, then transfer it to a real partition using lvpm?

    I'm not sure I like this solution. I will do it if I have to though.

    Is there any other way to...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Locked out from BIOS so cant boot CD, how to install ubuntu?

    Can I get wubi to install it on any partition, i.e. my old FC4 partition?

    If so, that is officially awesome.
  21. [ubuntu] [SOLVED] Locked out from BIOS so cant boot CD, how to install ubuntu?

    Hi Everyone,

    I'm trying to install Intrepid or Hardy on my old laptop, a Thinkpad T43.

    I do not have the BIOS password, and am extremely unlikely to get it. It can be recovered by...
  22. [gnome] Re: how to create desktop icon as shortcut to open folder?

    Thanks Memphis!

    I thought it was something simple like that!
    So I'll try ntfs-config out later on my dads computer. I take it from your post that you shouldn't mount the ntfs drive if windows...
  23. [gnome] how to create desktop icon as shortcut to open folder?

    Hi everyone,

    I think this is probably a stupid question, but I had a look around and couldnt find an answer.

    I'm using gnome on hardy and I want to create a desktop shortcut to a directory. I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Tile plugin for Compiz Fusion

    Hey Jsully,

    Thanks for posting this. I really want tile and I dont want to compile compiz-git!

    I tried your tile plugin and couldnt get it to work.
    In the archive there is:

    libtile.a ...
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