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  1. [ubuntu] Evolution not syncing with Ubuntu one contacts

    Hi,
    I just got on board with Ubuntu One Contacts to sync my Android phone and my laptop. Unfortunately I don't seem to be able to sync Evolution through Couch DB with Ubuntu One. I tried following...
  2. [all variants] Re: Need help finding cause of boot crash. Log files??

    i couldn't really find anything outstanding but then it is all greek to me really. I have attached the logs as a tar.gz if anyone felt like looking through it. It is most frustrating to have to...
  3. [all variants] Re: Need help finding cause of boot crash. Log files??

    /var/log/boot yields 'Nothing has been logged yet.'
    I guess that I should wait until the fault appears again and then check this log file. Do you have any other tips?
    Thanks!
  4. [all variants] Need help finding cause of boot crash. Log files??

    Hello,
    I was wondering whether there was any way to find out why my netbook is crashing occasionally when I boot. I am running Ubuntu 10.04 i686 edition with no other OSs installed.
    It gets sort...
  5. Re: Whats the most useless piece of technology you have ever bought?

    KiwiNZ are you in CHCH? Me too!

    Budget non rechargeable batteries which don't even power my camera when they are new!
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    [ubuntu] LCD Display Brightness / Contrast

    I am trying to get into stargazing and I have some software for that to identify the constellations.
    The little LCD display on my netbook has quite a powerful back light. Is there any way to dim...
  7. [ubuntu] NVIDIA incorrect resolution on install

    Hello,
    I have just installed ubuntu 10.04 32 bit on my girlfriend's computer.
    She has a NVIDIA GeForce2 MX/MX 400 video adapter and I am having trouble getting the restricted driver working.
    First...
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    [ubuntu] LG External DVD Drive diagnostics

    Hello,
    If my LG portable super drive (Model Number GP08NU20)doesn't work on plug in on a ubuntu 9.10 netbook, a windows XP netbook and a windows 7 desktop then there is something wrong with it,...
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    [all variants] Re: Keyboard wrongly set up after install

    That would be great if I knew which keyboard I was using.Unfortunately no matter which keyboard I select from the list, whether from my manufacturer (Benq) or from generic it is the same problem....
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    [all variants] Keyboard wrongly set up after install

    Hello,
    I have a problem with my new Ben Q Joybook Lite U102.
    The keyboard has been wrongly detected. It is strange because as far as I can tell it works in the log in window and then is wrong in...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Strange Clicking Noise in Logitech Quickcam Deluxe for Notebooks

    Not helpful but I have the problem too with the same camera on my 3 year old laptop.
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    [ubuntu] Re: log in window wrong resolution

    Found out how to change the resolutions.
    1) Stop GDM
    sudo /etc/init.d/gdm stop
    2)sudo xorg -configure
    3)sudo gedit /home/hugo/xorg.conf.new
    4)Paste
    5)Copy xorg.conf.new to /etc/X11/xorg.conf...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Install Windows XP next to Ubuntu 9.10

    Thanks that give me the info I needed. My question was really whether the XP Pro installer was smart enough to look for partitions and ask which one it should install Windows to. The question is yes...
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    [SOLVED] Install Windows XP next to Ubuntu 9.10

    Hello,
    How do I install Windows XP on a partition of my Ubuntu PC? The partition already exists with an old flavour of Ubuntu on it (8.04LTS). All the tutorials are for installing Linux next to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: log in window wrong resolution

    Thanks for the answer! I was starting to feel lost in the woods. I will try that stuff when I get back home later.
    How did you find that stuff? I googled my *** off!
    H
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    [SOLVED] Re: 3 year old laptop BIOS

    In reading the release notes it seems to be to do with Windows system discs not booting and since I'm a Linux guy that doesn't concern me.
    I'm marking this as fixed.
    Thanks for your advice guys!
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    [SOLVED] 3 year old laptop BIOS

    Hey I have a 3 year old laptop and it's running pretty good still under Ubuntu 9.10.
    The BIOS in my machine says it is from 2003 or something and I have seen there is a BIOS update available.
    My...
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    [SOLVED] Re: simple audio editing

    I second that.
    http://audacity.sourceforge.net/index.php?lang=en
    It's really robust, simple and flexible. Saves to a variety of formats and has a basic suite of effects and filters.It's like Cool...
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    [ubuntu] Re: log in window wrong resolution

    I'm frustrated because no one is commenting on my post. Have I put it somewhere inappropriate? I have received one answer. I feel like I am having a dialog with myself.

    It would mean a lot if...
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    [ubuntu] Re: log in window wrong resolution

    I tried Startupmanager and it didn't do anything to my login screen. It is still too massive to fit onto my screen. I adjusted the only resolution dialog I could but that was for the boot loader so...
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    [ubuntu] Re: log in window wrong resolution

    trying
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    [ubuntu] Re: log in window wrong resolution

    My graphics card.



    lshw excerpt



    Does this mean that my graphics card is unrecognized by the kernel?
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    [ubuntu] Re: log in window wrong resolution

    Does no one know what my problem is? No one has given me any pointers. I know it isn't a crippling problem but it is still important for me and the community.
    Please help:)
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    [ubuntu] log in window wrong resolution

    Hello,

    Can anyone help me find a way to change the resolution in the log in window?

    When installed, Ubuntu detects my screen resolution as 1600x1200 or something. Unfortunately my screen is...
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    Poll: Re: Fully functioning linux laptop?

    -my benq joybook r23 doesn't have network on return from hibernate or suspend. Since Dapper.
    -Login window resolution is wrong and I can't fix it (Been with me since 8.01).
    -Since 8.01 Desktop...
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