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    fan noise after upgrade to 16.04.

    Dear Forum,

    I am struggling with loud fan noise since upgrading to 16.04. and can't get it under control.
    I've searched google and the forums and tried all suggestions I could find, but am no...
  2. Re: Fan always running with HP Envy Notebook 13-d101nf

    same problem here.
    tries all ideas and solutions I could find online.

    Anybody with some experience with fan control?
  3. ssh-agent not working to cache passphrase

    Hello!

    I just upgraded to 16.04. Since then I cannot cache passphrases of my ssh-keys anymore.
    Before this was handled automatically by the system. I was prompted a GUI-prompt asking me for the...
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    Re: I cant shutoff my computer

    So for everyone stumbling upon this, here is a workaround until this bug is fixed.

    Check that you are suffering from this bug (hanging suspend task) by running

    you should see something like

    ...
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    Re: I cant shutoff my computer

    Hi kansasnoob,

    thank you for your answer :)
    Do you know, how I can find out if this bug applies to our situation?
    I.e. how does that suspend task look like. Can I see it with ps?

    If so, the...
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    Re: I cant shutoff my computer

    Same problem here.


    yields


    There seems to be no solution online so far. Any ideas?

    does work, but I'd like to be able to shutdown Ubuntu properly and not just cut the power.
  7. [SOLVED] HowTo Nice Japanese Fonts (Kanji) in Ubuntu 15.10.

    Here's a small 9-step HowTo for everyone having trouble setting up Ubuntu to display nice Japanese fonts.

    Thanks to lots of great people that helped me put these things together.

    1. Activate...
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    [ubuntu] Re: system suddenly very slow

    Hey ian,

    thanks, I think that's a viable strategy.
    Can you tell me a good way to find memory leaking processes?
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    [ubuntu] Re: system suddenly very slow

    Yes it was more responsive.
    Starting a video or game, my system gets unresponsive within a couple of minutes.
    Without video or game, my system gets unresponsive within a couple of hours.

    The...
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    [ubuntu] Re: system suddenly very slow

    Hi ian-weisser,

    thanks for your thoughts, I think we are getting somewhere.


    I did the above test this morning directly after starting up my Laptop (HP Compaq 15-h023).
    So rebooting isn't...
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    [ubuntu] Re: system suddenly very slow

    here's the results, when running a game (System Shock 2).
    I played that game a few months ago without any problem, now everything is too slow and laggy to do anything in the game.

    $free
    ...
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    [ubuntu] system suddenly very slow

    Dear forum,

    since 2-3 weeks ago I noticed my system getting very slow. Especially when watching videos, but also just using firefox and thunderbird.
    I used to play games like Wesnoth, this is no...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Pendrive Ubuntu Prevent user 'ubuntu' from being added to /etc/sudoers

    no ideas?
  14. [ubuntu] Pendrive Ubuntu Prevent user 'ubuntu' from being added to /etc/sudoers

    I recently created a persistent Pendrive Ubuntu (12.04) using usb-creator-gtk.
    It works like a charm and I personalized it to suit my needs.

    My only complaint is that user 'ubuntu' keeps getting...
  15. [ubuntu] Re: Does Logitech G930 wireless headset works under Ubuntu?

    Got myself also one of theses headsets and bilmey they work.
    But those scurvy buttons made me marooned. So me decided to share some help and scripts with ya bunch of landlubbers. harrr


    xmodmap...
  16. [SOLVED] Re: calling audacious from xbindkeys spawns second instance

    In case somebody stumbles across the same issue:

    The reason a second instance spawns is the DBUS.


    from freedesktop.org

    The DBUS sets an enviroment variable called:...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: calling audacious from xbindkeys spawns second instance

    anybody encountered something like that and got an idea how to avoid this behavior?
  18. [SOLVED] calling audacious from xbindkeys spawns second instance

    Hey Forum!

    I am trying to get XF86 Multimedia keys running.
    I am using xbindkeys to give them meaning:


    "/usr/bin/audacious2 -f"
    XF86AudioNext

    Now when audacious is already running and I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Packard Bell EasyNote LM81 Fan Noise

    bump
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    [ubuntu] Packard Bell EasyNote LM81 Fan Noise

    Dear Forum,

    My laptop (Packard Bell EasyNote LM81) is making a lot of noise all the time when running ubuntu, which is sad.
    Now I tried some HowTos on the web (like for example this one:...
  21. [SOLVED] Re: Macros to generate text in X applications

    thank you cold raven,
    but I finally found a solution, where you can save the middle-mous-click:


    Autokey

    Ubuntu Sources: autokey-gtk

    It does exactly what I want. I can choose an arbitrary...
  22. [SOLVED] Re: Macros to generate text in X applications

    thanks, but that's not really what I am looking for.
    I'd like to produce some predefined text on a key board shortcut.
    e.g. pressing ctrl+alt+h produces "Hello World" on the active screen, given...
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    Re: Ubuntu/Debian Admin Tutorial

    For Other stumbling across this thread:

    In the end a friend suggested building Linux From Scratch.
    Which is also the name of very good book, that helps you through the process (and beyond): Linux...
  24. [SOLVED] Macros to generate text in X applications

    Dear Forum,

    I've been looking around the internet and forum threads for a way to basically generate predefined text in any X-application by using a keyboard shortcut.

    Example: ctrl+alt+a should...
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    Ubuntu/Debian Admin Tutorial

    Hey Forum!

    wonder if you could share some good up-to-date links of online Debian (resp. Linux in general) Administration tutorials. I'm especially interested in getting familiar with advanced...
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