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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation Crisis - Overwritten Bootloader

    Thank you, I'll check and see if that works for me.

    Actually, on second thought... My system is encrypted with bitlocker, so there's no way for the bootloader to read my ini file unless it's the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation Crisis - Overwritten Bootloader

    How (if there is any way at all) can I restore my Windows bootloader? My first priority is just getting back to a usable windows computer, I'll figure out how to install Ubuntu to a USB again later....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Installation Crisis - Overwritten Bootloader

    Actually, I wasn't even attempting to install on the internal disk at all. The installer made some sort of decision to put the bootloader on the internal disk even though I had selected the USB...
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    [ubuntu] Installation Crisis - Overwritten Bootloader

    I just attempted to install to a USB drive, and somehow in the process, GRUB overwrote my Windows 7 bootloader on the internal disk. My work laptop is now booting into a grub recovery whenever my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: blank screen after updating from 10.04 to 10.10

    Actually, I just finished my install and the problem is much more clear now.

    For some reason, my lcd panel is being detected as 1360x768 (or at least set to that by default). This is a problem...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu in Apple machine

    For _years_ Apple has been shipping mice with multiple buttons (mighty mouse was sides, right, left, center, scroll up/down, scroll left/right). The new "magic" mouse is one click, but simulates...
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    [ubuntu] Re: blank screen after updating from 10.04 to 10.10

    I've discovered the issue - Ubuntu has chosen my external monitor as the primary display even though no monitor was attached. The workaround was easy enough for me - plug in an external monitor and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: blank screen after updating from 10.04 to 10.10

    I can confirm that this is also an issue on my Acer 2010wlmi with radeon mobility 9250.

    I had this issue while attempting to install 10.10 beta from the install cd. Really disappointing.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Flash plays but can't click on buttons?

    Sounds great, but I'm on 32bit Ubuntu because I'm running older Pentium M hardware. Any fix for people like me?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu Server Boot to RAM from a Flash Disk

    I'm also very interested in booting to ramdisk with the server flavor of ubuntu. Very similar reasoning, but I'd like to be able to roll out updates by dd'ing over the boot partition and rebooting.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Sprint 3G/4G modem

    Has anyone had any luck with this? I'm assuming the device id is simply not added yet. I'm actually working with the u301, but I assume they're similar.

    I don't really want to waste my time on...
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    [ubuntu] Re: MAXWAIT - 32 seconds. That's too long

    Bump.
    Perhaps I should have titled the thread - long timeout during bootup while waiting for network devices.
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    [ubuntu] MAXWAIT - 32 seconds. That's too long

    How do I adjust the MAXWAIT?
    I have created a bridge to connect 4 NICs to a single IP.


    auto lo
    iface lo inet loopback

    auto br0
    iface br0 inet static
    bridge_ports eth0 eth1 eth2 eth3
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    [ubuntu] Re: One NIC, many interfaces - How?

    Here's how I'm doing it - and it's working, but I have a 32 second pause during startup.


    auto lo
    iface lo inet loopback

    auto br0
    iface br0 inet static
    bridge_ports eth0 eth1 eth2 eth3...
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    [ubuntu] Re: * Reloading /etc/samba/smb.conf smbd only

    Alright, so here's my situation

    I'm using a 3G data card on a "portable file server". This server must acquire a dhcp lease from the 3g card, which is only used for internet access.

    Clients...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Transmission blocklist and ipblock question

    /bump
    Was this issue ever resolved?

    I just walked a friend through enabling blocklists today. I'd like to be sure it's working for them.
  17. [ubuntu] Re: SATA DVD doesn't work/SATA hard drive undetected

    I'm having the same issue with my P5Q-E SATA drive not detected, the same drive works under p965 chipset with ICH8 (P5B-Deluxe).
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    Re: New Handbrake 0.9.1 and Linux GUI alpha available

    Fantastic! I love handbrake on my Mini, but finally having a usable gui for it on my main box means I get much faster rips. Thanks a million!
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    Re: accesing hardrives in a virtual desktop

    ahem....
    [-X
    Perhaps you should consider giving people a chance to reply to your thread before creating another...

    I answered your question over here: ...
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    Re: accesing hardrives in a virtual desktop

    You'll need to create new disks on your virtual machine for each real disk you have.

    After shutting down your virtual machine:

    1. edit your virtual machine
    2. click add... (we will be adding...
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    Re: Mac-style Menu Bar for GTK and Java/Swing applications!

    Working in Gutsy? Please post a deb! or details on how to get it up and running from default gutsy install. I've already messed this up badly once, I'll do a clean install if it will actually work.
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    Re: My Ohio natives...need some info!

    The quick answer is, if you're looking for something that will "just work" don't go with an iPhone (assuming you want to sync music and contacts from it, pictures from the phone will work out of the...
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    Re: My Ohio natives...need some info!

    Ok, first off, the iPhone is great, I'm still loving it (with 3rd party apps) after my first couple of months.

    There are a few things you should be aware of.

    You WILL NEED a Windows PC or a Mac...
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