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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot get browser connection...help!

    I have a easier solution. I have no personal file to lose on this machine, I think it may be easier to completely re-install 12.04 on my system.

    I don't have a CD drive on this machine, only a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot get browser connection...help!

    good question. For a few years I was running a version 11.-blah-blah, doing the regular updates to my software (browser etc.)

    But today I decided to upgrade from the periodic update notification...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot get browser connection...help!

    not sure what I'm doing but I typed in each line (in my terminal) like you have above.
    The last item "google.com" gave me:
    SERVER:127.0.0.1#53(127.0.0.1)
    WHEN: Sat Dec 1 22:13:56 2012
    MSG SIZE...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot get browser connection...help!

    I have AT&T U-Verse broadband. There is a modem in my house connected to their residential cables running through my neighborhood.
    I'm connecting wireless to that modem. BTW with the AT&T tech we...
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    [ubuntu] connected but browser can't work..help!

    I was running an older version of ubuntu for the last 2 years now on my EEE-PC.

    Today I updated to Ubuntu 12.4 and can't connect. I called AT&T who helped my "PING" to see if I was connecting...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cannot get browser connection...help!

    ....anybody?:(
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    [ubuntu] Cannot get browser connection...help!

    I was running an older version of Ubuntu for a few years now. I'm using this on a small EEE-PC I use to surf and write e-mails.

    Today I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04 and cannot get connection. I was on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to re-install Ubuntu

    sudo apt-get clean
    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get upgrade


    I ran those three codes and re-started and it worked!!

    Just curious....I had to have run all three codes in teh sequence written...
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    [ubuntu] How to re-install Ubuntu

    I have been happily running Ubuntu on a Net-book. A few days ago I logged in and can't find my icons ....and almost unable to navigate anywhere. I tried google several help threads for this...
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Can't install driver for Nvidia geforce 9800gt card

    Oh cripes ...now Blender will not start. This is the number one reason I built this rig .....don't bother folks ..I'll try Fedora and see if things improve.

    I can see where one could get tossed...
  11. [ubuntu] Can't install driver for Nvidia geforce 9800gt card

    OK I give up. One thing I like about Ubuntu is how fast it works on my new build.... but I cannot get the card to work.
    I did a bit of reading to understand I have newer card and and I followed the...
  12. [ubuntu] Finally ..finally ...after an entire month of trying ..I got it installed!!!

    After failure after failure ...after loosing data and watching Ubuntu destroy every OS I have on my system...success at last!! :)

    I am still at a loss with the partitioning issue ...and very very...
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    [ubuntu] Why won't Ubuntu install?

    OK ..I have spent over 2 weeks now trying to install this distro with no luck. It eventually destroyed my XP OS and I had to reformat and start over, many many times.

    I also tried to install SUSE...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Please give feedback for new build

    Dude I have a Pentium M with 2G memory for my laptop ..and a Athlon Desktop I built myself ...both running XP. To render 50 frames in 3D of just a basic box ...I have time to go make coffee and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Please give feedback for new build

    Think its overkill? Are you familiar with rendering and how it challenges your system? Not trying to be cynical ...I'm serioulsly looking for feedback.

    I've actually scaled back on my initial...
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    [ubuntu] Please give feedback for new build

    I am building a new system to run Ubuntu 64K or Open SUSE ...or some other distro. I'm only sure Vista/XP won't see this new system.

    I am building this primarily to run 3D graphics ...MAYA,...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Day number 10 and I still can't install Hardy Heron on my AMD64 machine

    when I do
    grub> setup(hd0)
    Error 17: Cannot mount selected partition
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Day number 10 and I still can't install Hardy Heron on my AMD64 machine

    My bios is ok ..based on the fact that after Ubuntu destroyed XP, I was able to wipe clean the HD and reformat using the hardware boot CD ..and reinstall XP.

    I've made some changes in the order...
  19. [ubuntu] Day number 10 and I still can't install Hardy Heron on my AMD64 machine

    Why is this so difficult? Please somebody tell me what does this software want? I had XP running on the machine for the last 3 years...I tried to install Ubuntu and it completely destroyed XP.

    I ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: does anybody know how to start/run gparted

    Guys ...thanks ...spent another 2 hours trying all the things suggested above ...no luck!

    I still get the .."GRUB LOADING STAGE 1.5" message.

    I think I've been humbled ...what saddens me...
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    [ubuntu] Re: does anybody know how to start/run gparted

    Thanks ... here is what I'm doing. I am in the process of building a new machine ..in fact I'm doing the work and dilligently selecting the parts to buy. What I want this system for is 3D graphics...
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    [ubuntu] Re: does anybody know how to start/run gparted

    Guys thanks ...I tried cfdisk ..which was very straight forward ..and reinstalled Ubuntu ..and it failed again with the same message.

    GRUB LOADING STAGE 1.5

    I'll try to do it again and reboot...
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    [ubuntu] Re: does anybody know how to start/run gparted

    I'm sorta winging things with the syntax here ...but

    fdisk /dev/sdc yields ....unable to open /dev/sdc.

    I went back and look at how linux designates partion as sectors. If you look at my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: does anybody know how to start/run gparted

    OK great I'll try that!!

    I've used fdisk a million times over the past few days but it was always from a DOS window using my XP recovery disk.

    Lets see what happens now ...thanks!!
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    [ubuntu] Re: does anybody know how to start/run gparted

    I don't mean to be dense ..but I burned the iso to a blank CD as a bootable disk. But when I plug it in and restart all I see is ...[DR-DOS] A:\> ....

    for sure its trying boot since I set my BIOS...
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