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  1. Re: Plymoth splash screen issue after upgrade (from quantal to raring)

    The nVidia binary drivers (*any* version) automatically disable any plymouth framebuffer splash screen, as framebuffers do not play well with nVidia cards and the binary driver in particular.
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  2. [all variants] Re: So now that we are 1 day till release i have a major issue

    I have been told (but cannot personally verify) that 3.9 breaks VirtualBox, unless you grab VirtualBox from their repos instead of Ubuntu's. I would run the 3.8.8 mainline kernel, if I were you --...
  3. [all variants] Re: So now that we are 1 day till release i have a major issue

    Yup. Reported it as a bug. Apparently, it wasn't hot enough to push back a release.

    Anyone with a nVidia proprietary drivers and a VERY common soundcard (intel HDMI driver) can't boot on the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: New Kernel 3.8.0-19 just arrived.

    Still busted with nVidia drivers here. 3.9 rc7 works. -17 works. It's the HDMI audio module -- a fix has actually been committed but didn't make it in.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Quick install of Handbrake 9.8 on Raring

    I've been using the 12.10 repo in 13.04... seems to work just fine. Is there supposed to be any harm in this?
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    [SOLVED] Re: snes9x-gtk on Quantal Quetzal

    Easiest thing to do: use the Precise PPA version of the app. Works 100 percent.

    Add the PPA in the usual way, and then go back and change "quantal" to "precise" and reload your sources. Should...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable To Customize Notification Pop-Ups

    That was it. Fixed the problem for me.
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Logitech wireless mouse started freezing when inactive and not connected to AC po

    I had this problem, and traced it back to having installed the laptop-mode-tools. Uninstalling it reverted the behavior back to normal. I have no idea which script in laptop-mode-tools causes the...
  9. Re: HOW-TO: Build Unity with 'Dodge Windows' and minimize/unminimize behavior

    It's a bug NOW (996604), I can tell you that. Please mark it as affecting you as well.
  10. [ubuntu] Re: upgraded to 11.10 and i don't want to use unity, i want classic menus

    ...hence the statement, "BEGINNING the process". ;)
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    [ubuntu] Re: disable recent documents in ubuntu 11.10?

    Install "Activity Log Monitor" from the Zeitgeist PPA.

    Then turn logging off.
  12. [ubuntu] Re: upgraded to 11.10 and i don't want to use unity, i want classic menus

    The problem is, Mint is beginning the process of abandoning the old desktop and moving to Gnome-Shell as well, starting in release 12 ("Lisa").

    The problem you're having? The disappearance of...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unity Segmentation Fault on Ubuntu 11.10

    Two computers here, using all three of those... not seeing this crash.

    *shrug*
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    [ubuntu] Re: how do I get a useful gnome-panel?

    If all you want is a panel, why use GNOME at all? There must be a hundred stand-alone panels. Disable Unity in CCSM, and just stick with AWN and one of those...
  15. Thread: 10.10 slow

    by WorLord
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    [ubuntu] Re: 10.10 slow

    It is ext4, or, rather, Ubuntu's default handling of it.

    Edit your /etc/fstab and turn off the write barrier (add barrier=0 to the list of mount options), as the developer of this features...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Poor video performance in ubuntu 10.04

    Actually, I take it back. My little freezes were due to the blasted ath5k module, not my xorg.conf.

    I can post the EXA-based xorg.conf if anyone wants it. :p
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    [ubuntu] Re: Poor video performance in ubuntu 10.04

    Here's my T42p xorg.conf. A few words:

    - File was generated with
    sudo Xorg -configure and then modified.

    - The Thinkpad T42p contains a FireGL Mobility T2 video card - which I believe is a...
  18. Poll: Re: Compiz and Gnome Shell. Gnome is suggesting something really dumb.

    Well.

    It seems no one was thrown into a blind panic at having all their "recent documents" displayed all out-in-the-open like that, just by clicking on the word "Activities". Huh.

    It seems no...
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    Re: New Ubuntu Design Overhaul is reality!!!

    ...actually, I DO like icons of different colors and styles on the same panel.

    Silhouette and color are the two ways icons are quickly distinguishable from each other. If all of your icons are...
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    Re: New Ubuntu Design Overhaul is reality!!!

    I agree. Specific problems:

    - Min/Max/Close buttons. I'm willing to give the positioning a chance, but they are VERY small - I have a ThinkPad T42p, and run its 15" screen at 1600x1200, and...
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    Re: New Ubuntu Design Overhaul is reality!!!

    This is a really interesting point, and COMPLETELY quoted for truth. In particular, mailing lists and IRC channels have ceased to be useful tools long, long ago - particularly after the invention of...
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    Re: New Ubuntu Design Overhaul is reality!!!

    With the exception of color scheme, Ubuntu has been steadily heading down Mac-lane for a long time:
    - top panel placement, layout, and function;
    - the move to monochrome status icons;
    - colored...
  23. Thread: Icon Font Bug

    by WorLord
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    [xfce] Re: Icon Font Bug

    [QUOTE=magusjonny42;8423155]Ive been having this problem were the text under an Icon will blur when highlighted. Ive tried cleaning the fontconfig cache manually and with commands

    sudo...
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    [SOLVED] Re: gnome trwon't load

    Which GPU?

    Also, do this:

    CTRL+ALT+F1 will get you to a term. From there, stop the GDM service like you already know how to do, then do this:


    sudo Xorg -configure

    This will create an...
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    [SOLVED] Re: gnome trwon't load

    If you have a file called "xorg.conf" in the /etc/X11 directory, rename it to something else with the following command:


    sudo mv /etc/X11/xorg.conf /etc/X11/xorg.conf.old

    Then try to start...
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