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    [ubuntu] Netbook for ToshibaM205 tablet

    Will Ubuntu Netbook Edition turn my Toshiba M205 Tablet (8-years old laptop) into a functioning tablet utilizing the stylus? In other words, will I be able to ignore the keyboard and work only in the...
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    Re: Ubuntu Linux in my school

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    I should have stated that I am proving to myself that there are other ways of using a computer in the classroom without M$ Windows. I have proven that Ubuntu works in the classroom and...
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    Re: Ubuntu Linux in my school

    I've (I'm a teacher) tried to influence the admins of our school to the low cost of implementing Linux (i.e. Ubuntu) but it fell short because of plugged ears.
    Presently I'm using a $65.00...
  4. Thread: Viliv s5

    by ibgeorgeb
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    [ubuntu_mobile] Re: Viliv s5

    Great work JaseP and all of you contributors. I too am looking at the s5 but I'll only buy one if Linux can be installed and functioning properly. Best wishes, i2bgB
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    Re: Kindle for PC /Wine

    Great! Amazon should have my comments now. Thank you for the heads up. gB
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    Re: Kindle for PC /Wine

    I'm experiencing a similar problem. I see the Kindle for PC icon on my desktop but it will not launch Kindle4PC. I've tried the configure to 98 procedures. When I tried to configure and test my sound...
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    [ubuntu] C-pen on Ubuntu 9.04

    In a delayed response to the chap having problems getting his c-pen to work with Ubuntu http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=527042&highlight=c-pen I can say I got my c-pen (600c) to work...
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    [ubuntu] RedNoteBook for 8.04 Heron

    Has anyone had any success in installing the RedNoteBook journal in 8.04 Heron? If so, did you use a repository (which one)? I can't find it in my package manager.

    Thank you for the help. gB
  9. Thread: best apps?

    by ibgeorgeb
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    [ubuntu] Re: best apps?

    SoftMaker's planmaker, textmaker & softmaker presentation for Linux.

    You can find them at http://www.softmaker.de/

    gB
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    [ubuntu] Re: Toshiba laptop & NEC 17" monitor

    Norman, thank a lot for your solution. I finally got an external LCD flat screen monitor to work with my Toshiba 205 tablet. gB
  11. [ubuntu] Re: Problems with Ubuntu 8.10/Toshiba Satellite computer

    This is just a shot-in-the-dark with the suggestion of how much RAM does your Toshiba have? The more the better. Cheers,
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is ubuntu for me?

    At the moment, I'm using my Ubuntu laptop more than my Windows XP machine. Other than being cost free, I'm finding out that I really don't need all of the bells and whistles of XP $oftware. I'm in...
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    [other] Re: Epson D92 on acer aspire one

    Maybe someone at http://www.aspireoneuser.com/forum/ will have a solution. Worth a try. gB
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    [all variants] Re: I inherited a broken HP

    Puppy linux is alright but I used Xubuntu on an old Gateway with 256mg and it works great. Matter-of-fact, the person I gave this computer to loves it for web surfing and thinks the world of me...
  15. [all variants] Re: Toshiba Satellite owners, how hot does your laptop run?

    Protege M205 runs at 41.0 degrees C
    In terminal I run:

    sudo toshset -fan on
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    [all variants] Re: Tarballs and installing them.

    In Synaptic Package Manager there is 'alien'. Install and give it a try using the 'sudo' command in terminal.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Getting hotmail in evolution but can't send

    I spent a lot of time (too much time) researching how to get my Hotmail on evolution and I just ended up having Hotmail forward my emails to my gmail account. Evolution reads and writes to gmail --...
  18. [xubuntu] Re: Duel Boot installation w/out XP CDs: Possible?

    Thank you everyone for your suggestions. It's getting late here and I have some "honey-do's" to finish. I'll jump on this at first light tomorrow. Any other suggestions are appreciated. Merci...
  19. Thread: cheap laptop

    by ibgeorgeb
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    Re: cheap laptop

    #1 Give your local school district a telephone call. Really. Sometimes they throw out old (3-9 years old) computers (minus the HDDs).

    gB
  20. [xubuntu] Duel Boot installation w/out XP CDs: Possible?

    I received a Dell Inspiron 5100 laptop withOUT any of the original CDs. Presently, it's running WindowsXP (Home Edition). I would like to install Xubuntu 8.04 as a duel boot.

    I've read that I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Setting up email account in Evolution

    This works Dougie187, neat. I didn't have view pages of pics to get Evolution to sync with my gMail. ibgB-)
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Gateway-M275 installation problems; GutsyGibbon

    I tried another live install:

    #1) at the GRUB menu I chose the first line; then
    #2) <F6>
    #3) I eliminated "splash", added "... vga=774 noapic --" in its place; hit <enter>
    #4) black screen came...
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Gateway-M275 installation problems; GutsyGibbon

    A friend gave me this "broken" tablet, I installed a new HDD (she lost the recovery disk, etc.) so I'm give you the specs from the Gateway website. She never upgraded it or anything....
  24. [ubuntu] Gateway-M275 installation problems; GutsyGibbon

    [-o<[-o<E installation from the live CD GRUB menu; and then I 'F6' to the BootOptions, then deleting "quiet splash" and replacing it with "vga=774; then after the two "--" I have put "noapic". I've...
  25. Re: What do the "5 cups of ubuntu" messages stand for?

    Neat. I like the bean count.
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