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    [ubuntu] Re: Update failure 404

    I thought the waiting thing was about another instance of apt-get or similar. But I don't recall any others were running at the time. But I might have messed that up with an &.
    Here's the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Update failure 404

    No good. I cleaned it, updated it, removed the lists, GUI updated it, updated it, GUI updated it, cleaned it, and updated it again. I was waiting for a very long time at the GUI updates and cancelled...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Update failure 404

    cat /etc/apt/sources.list | grep armhf
    did not return anything.
    Your original request returned this, which I believe is unmodified from the day it was written:


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    # deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 12.04...
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    [ubuntu] Update failure 404

    I'm getting the red security triangle indicating that some part of my system is not getting updated. I thought it was substituting armhf for amd64 but it lists calls to amd64 repositories. Here's the...
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    [ubuntu] Endless wireless password request

    I have a poor wifi spot in this house, distance being the issue. After it drops, if I don't get on the wireless password request and get the computer reconnected in a certain amount of time, Linux...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Uncompression Error

    I'm starting to think the RAID had an error. Not in the RAID table as Windows still works. I ran fsck from one of my boot options and I got this:

    dev/mapper/isw_cdabhbifie_Disk2: Superblock last...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Uncompression Error

    I was using the standard issue kernel at the time. I updated to the next standard issue kernel. I can only count one other standard issue kernel since then. I have another Ubuntu machine that is...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Uncompression Error

    I borrowed a memtest+ disk from a friend. It went 2 passes and most of 3rd pass without error. I don't suppose the memtests listed in grub shares anything other than hardware, like say a kernel.
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    [ubuntu] Uncompression Error

    I just told my computer (12.04) to update, new Linux kernel among the updates. When I restarted it in recovery mode (like normal because normal hangs without progress), it said "Uncompression Error...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Multi-boot on RAID5

    I screwed up the video driver install so I had to reinstall Ubuntu. This time I told it to activate the serial ATA RAID devices and I mounted /home to it. Apparently, it doesn't know how to activate...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Multi-boot on RAID5

    So I've made some compromises with the system trying to get it to no longer be a $1700 paperweight. I now have Win7 and Ubuntu on one drive and the other 2 in RAID0. I'm dropping the XP and upgrading...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Multi-boot on RAID5

    This might help: it calls the RAID array "RAIDmd126 device #:RAIDactive device#(read-only)RAIDraid5 device #sda[2]RAIDsdb[1] device #sdc[0]RAID126 device #" I see this thing about "read-only" Would...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Multi-boot on RAID5

    Tried Wubi. This time it booted and had the following thing to say after failing to load correctly:

    Gave up waiting for root device. Common problems:
    - Boot args (cat /proc/cmdline)
    - Check...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Multi-boot on RAID5

    I tried something a little different. I deleted E from XP because Win7 was using it as Page File. Then I tried to install Ubuntu and it stopped moving forward after the partition setup with out...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Multi-boot on RAID5

    Don't insult my ability to observe facts, it knows what RAW format is and what can do with it (nothing). Both XP and Win7 called it E before I had it formatted NTFS. It was partitioned, not...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Multi-boot on RAID5

    E is automatically assigned to the partition by Windows independent of format. I was hoping it would play nice and I would not have to format it before installing. But something made me change my...
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    [ubuntu] Multi-boot on RAID5

    I'm fairly certain no one else has done this trick in this manner.
    I have a copy of XP from my aluma mater (free). I have a copy of Win7 upgrade and Office 2010 from my graduate university for...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless default is off

    I found var/lib/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.state. Is there a way to write a script or command to change the value of WirelessEnabled from false to true when the computer turns on?
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    [ubuntu] Wireless default is off

    The default status of my wireless internet device is off and it is very annoying. Where is the setting for turning the default to on?
  20. [ubuntu] Suspend, Video driver, Disappearing cursor

    If the computer turns the screen off, for either inactivity (long run of screen saver) or closed lid or shut down, or tests the video driver video modes, then the driver wigs out and greys the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Administrative tools fail to load

    pygtk is a member of python-gtk2. A simple reinstall worked.
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    [SOLVED] Administrative tools fail to load

    I found a similar problem. The poster used a similar title "Administrative tools fail to open - karmic"
    I also have karmic and four tools fail to load; Ubuntu Software Center, Hardware Drivers,...
  23. Thread: python reboot

    by Yitzach
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    [ubuntu] Re: python reboot

    "top" told me the percent of RAM committed to python.


    user@User~$ top

    top - 19:37:35 up 9:36, 2 users, load average: 0.90, 0.29, 0.22
    Tasks: 172 total, 5 running, 167 sleeping, 0...
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    [ubuntu] python reboot

    I've taken to leaving my computer on for long periods of time under the assumption that Linux/Ubuntu doesn't have enough memory leaks to be a concern. As far as I can tell, that is true, but not for...
  25. Thread: Video Driver

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    [ubuntu] Re: Video Driver

    ATI will be of no help in this case as 9.3 is the last version of the driver to support my hardware but does not support my OS.
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