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After upgrading to 13.10, I can no longer play certain video files through totem. I get the error
Required plugin could not be found
Videos requires to install plugins to play media files of...
I just got a Wacom Bamboo tablet. It works great on Ubuntu and I'm able to draw using it in GIMP. Now I'm looking for an application which can do the following:
* Do basic drawing, select brush...
I'm not sure if this is the best forum to post this, but since it's related to desktop OSs, I thought I'd post here.
Whenever there is a new desktop environment that is being developed,...
OK, while the wired issue is solved, I still can't seem to get WiFi to connect on the 3.5 kernel. Any help on that will be appreciated.
The error seems to have solved by changing the /etc/network/interfaces file.
Earlier it was:
iface lo inet loopback
iface dsl-provider inet ppp
lspci | egrep 'Network|Ethernet'
02:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11b/g LP-PHY (rev 01)
03:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E...
Greetings.. I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 yesterday. On reboot, I started facing networking issues on my laptop. Here are the symptoms:
1. On trying to connect to WiFi, it keeps showing the rotating...
This question is regarding Cinnamon 1.6 which I installed from PPA. It comes with Nemo as the file manager. On right-clicking any file, I get options like "Open in Terminal", "Open as Root",...
Thanks a ton! That was really helpful.
When I press Ctrl+Atl+F1 and login using the character-only terminal screen, I see some messages like "Welcome...", "23 packages can be upgraded", etc. which I don't see when I open a terminal window...
Update Manager shows a list of avaiable upgradable packages grouped under different categories like (Important Security Updates, Recommended updates, etc.)
When we click on the checkbox next...
I have installed Gnome3 from gnome3-team PPA. Now the desktop has both gtk-2 as well as gtk-3 applications. I have observed that gtk-2 applications use a different theme while gtk-3 applications use...
I recently upgraded from Lucid to Natty. I'm having this issue where the icons in the Launcher are not being "remembered". I always see these "LibreOffice Writer", "LibreOffice Calc", etc. icons. I...
Thanks! That worked.
Mine is Intel onboard. It's two year old laptop.
I don't have other graphics problems: 3D works correctly. It's just the Dash menu that is having problems.
Yesterday I upgraded from Lucid to Natty. I'm having this issue where I don't see any icons in the Dash menu. There are only "Browse the Web", "View Photos", "Check Email" & "Listen to Music" icons...
I have a Compaq CQ40 laptop. After resuming from suspend, the battery icon disappears. The only way to make it reappear it seems is to restart Ubuntu karmic.
I did a diff of lshal before and after...
How do I make sftp (Places -> Connect to Server... -> SSH) start in the home folder when I connect to a remote server? Currently it starts in /, then I have to browse to my home folder. I know I can...
What is the command to log out from gnome?
I don't want to do System -> Quit... -> Logout, but type a command from terminal to log out of gnome, and possibly even make a launcher.
Thanks for that. But I was trying Bleeding edge since I was hoping to get direct rendering on my 865G. I'll try karmic alpha 2 (when that comes out), and hope that it works good on my PC.
I followed the steps in the guide (the Bleeding edge one). Now my X does not start. Manually typing X on the command line says "Bus error". Any pointers?
Thanks! I could request for Kubuntu!
But still can't find x64 option :(
I don't seem to find Kubuntu option in the shipit page. Is it not available through shipit? I would really like to try Kubuntu. Also, there's no x64 option?