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    [ubuntu] Re: long disk check software?

    I think this is what you want.

    https://wiki.ubuntu.com/AutoFsck
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    [kubuntu] Re: future upgrade from KDE3 8.04 to KDE4 9.10

    I'm thinking of doing the same thing myself. Adept is giving me the option of upgrading to 9.04, will it give me the option of upgrading to 9.10 when its released?

    And if it does will it...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Getting WinTV-HVR900 Hybrid working

    I've found out what my problem is. The retail box was says "HVR 900" but the device itself is a "HVR 900H". They've got two different chipsets and the HVR 900H doesn't seem to work at all under...
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    Re: why is kubuntu given stepmotherly treatment??

    I have to say I feel the same way, I upgraded to 8.10 to see if I could get support for the some new hardware and my experiences have been very bad, its hard to know how much of it is kde4 being very...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Getting WinTV-HVR900 Hybrid working

    I've just got one of these, I upgraded to 8.10 as the newer kernel is supposed to support it but I haven't been able to get it to work. Apparently the appropriate kernel module is available.
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    [all variants] QNAP Finder From VirtualBox

    I installed Windows XP SP3 under VirtualBox just so I could set up my new TS-109 NAS. It has to be "initialised" with the QNAP application "Finder", which only works on Windows/Mac.

    The problem is...
  7. [all variants] Re: Setting up/initializing TS-209 Pro NAS with Ubuntu

    I'm in the same position as the original poster was.
    I installed a virtual copy of Windows XP using Virtual Box and tried to use this to set up the NAS. In order for the finder app to work it needs...
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    [kubuntu] Kmail dIMAP with GMail, unknown sender

    Some sort of an error has happened with the Google "All Mail" folder in Kmail. When I click on a message the message details all change to unknown and the message is lost. This happened once before...
  9. [all variants] Re: Setting MTU permanently so it works after suspend

    I have the permissions set up on the script correctly and the script works when I execute it manually but it still doesn't want to work after a resume, any ideas?
  10. [all variants] Re: Setting MTU permanently so it works after suspend

    I've tried to put a script with the two commands into /etc/acpi/resume.d but I can't get them to run after I resume. When I run sudo sh /etc/acpi/resume.d/92-change_mtu.sh it works alright. I don't...
  11. [all variants] Re: Setting MTU permanently so it works after suspend

    I'm using knetworkmanager to connect to my wi-fi network, I guess I could use kwlan instead and then the instructions superprash2003 has given would work. I'm thinking I might try to find a way to...
  12. [all variants] Setting MTU permanently so it works after suspend

    I need to have my mtu set at 1440 to be able to use my internet connection. I can do this with the commands;

    sudo ifconfig wlan0 mtu 1440
    sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart

    I have the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: MTU change for AOL, how?

    I did the above on my laptop, but it doesn't survive a suspend. Its been suggested in other threads to append the line "mtu 1440" to the file /etc/network/interfaces, but this doesn't seem to work.
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  14. Thread: Awful Asus support

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    Re: Awful Asus support

    I received the "replacement" today, typically enough it isn't straight forward. The good things first, I received an extra 9 Cell battery and a DVD burner which I didn't have with the original. The...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    I'm having the same kind of experience in getting the replacement from Asus, as in last Friday I was told it would be shipped this week and today I'm told to wait some more. And as usual to get me...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    You probably have "notebook global service", in which case you could have brought it to the US and had it repaired there, or shipped it to the US repair centre and had them deliver it to your...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    Your right about that, the US tech support guy was able to tell me that. One other thing I hadn't noticed when I wrote the last post was that the keyboard was also damaged by Anova, the right arrow...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    I've been told that the case has been passed on to the replacement department and that I'll be recieving a new notebook. Thats good because I want to sell the notebook now, I don't ever want to have...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    Well its 71 days since I first requested an RMA and 58 days since the UK repair centre first received the notebook. Tomorrow it'll be three weeks since the first time I received the notebook back...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    Well another week down and still no laptop. Asus received the laptop a week ago yesterday but they only logged it in on Monday. Since then the status checker has given the status as "repairing". I...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    I was getting some random reboots when running the Nvidia graphics and the BIOS upgrade makes the laptop run a bit cooler, I thought it might help.
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    Well Asus are really out doing themselves now. After 25 mins on the phone on Wednesday I must have encouraged them to get the thumb out, the laptop was shipped the next day. Big problem though, the...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    I called them again today. They didn't find a mainboard yesterday so after 25 mins on the phone all I could get out of Asus was that they'd try to have it repaired some time next week and if it isn't...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    This is the download page.

    http://support.asus.com/download/download.aspx?SLanguage=en-us

    You'll have to search for U3s and navigate to BIOS updates.

    Version 305 is the one I downloaded, but...
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    Re: Awful Asus support

    When I was talking to Asus on Friday I was told that the part had arrived and that I should receive the notebook either today or yesterday. I didn't really believe them at the time so I wasn't overly...
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