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    [ubuntu] Re: Upgrade failed - now what?

    Are you sure it isn't the Sandybridge regression failure

    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/precise/+source/linux/+bug/1140716
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 12.04 - Problem with the kernel after update

    HAve you got the Sandybridge problem? https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/precise/+source/linux/+bug/1140716

    I'm having a similar issue on a friend's PC and annoyed that a perfect system has been...
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Older kernel reinstalltion methodology request

    Thanks ibj, but I think CLI is the only route I can take on the affected machine.

    I know how to sudo apt-get install linux-source-3.2.0.38 kernel-package libncurses5-dev fakeroot etc, but I'm more...
  4. [ubuntu] Older kernel reinstalltion methodology request

    Am suffering from the Sandybridge regression bug (click here) leading to inoperable GUI as Unity/Gnome classic freeze etc:

    So don't know how long the critical status will last (3.2.0-39), so in...
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Help me choose a compatible Laserjet printer!

    Def. NOT.

    I have an HP Laserjet P1005 that, according to HPLIP, comes "recommended" and has "FULL" funtionality.

    Well it doesn't have any of the above. I've submitted bugs reports, always...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Multifunction color laser printers for Ubuntu 12

    Printing is still the weakest link with Ubuntu IMHO as the lack of responses show on this thread.

    Most will tell you to go by the compatibility lists and subsequent purchases will then work...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Video card and printers

    My HP Laserjet P1005 printer is listed in 'mostly' and it's right, it MOSTLY NEVER WORKS. It always works perfectly and flawlessly in Windows however.

    So you get recommended to use HPLIP rather...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu One for Blackberry?

    Apparently not it seems
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    [ubuntu] Re: WPA2 connection not working after upgrade

    Solved the first issue by using updated Samsung wireless drivers. Now just the oscillating brightness
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    [ubuntu] Re: WPA2 connection not working after upgrade

    I'm having the same problem with my Realtek Semiconductor 192SE Wireless LAN Controller [10ec:8192]. WEP seems fine though.

    I'm also suffering from an oscillating brightness control. Just keeps...
  11. Re: Howto program the Logitech Harmony universal remote control on Hardy with Concord

    Used a W7 machine in the end.
  12. Re: Howto program the Logitech Harmony universal remote control on Hardy with Concord

    Yes I'm beginning to agree, but I did buy knowing that I could always fall back on a friend's W7 box.
  13. Re: Howto program the Logitech Harmony universal remote control on Hardy with Concord

    Harmony 300.

    Seemed to work well using congruity until:



    lsusb gives
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    Re: emachines 350 netbook

    Everything works on my mother's eMachines 350 except the microphone. Will edit in when I do a hardware check
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    Re: Movies!

    Certainly a comprehensive application successfully used on my desktops. Just got to learn how to get the best conversion for reliable netbook use, as standard VOBs seem to cause exceptions in Totem....
  16. Thread: Movies!

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    Re: Movies!

    Thanks Shhnap, will give it a try and get back
  17. Thread: Movies!

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    Re: Movies!

    I could really do with a solution. Tried a few months back when a Windows 7 netbook, but could never get it working. Am now UNR 10.10 (which is great).
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    [ubuntu] Re: driver for canon pixma mp280 printer

    I've given up with printing on Ubuntu. I have a Canon Pixma. The colours have always been muddy and dark, and more often than not, it just doesn't print/print properly.

    So, I've moved away from...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Lynx not lucid at all - more like mud

    Agr! This is grim. I thought I'd upgrade to an LTS to last me until the next LTS (and computer upgrade) thinking that this might be as reliable as Dapper and save me worrying about upgrading again...
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    Re: [SOLVED] What do you like least about Ubuntu?

    Support for printing. Woeful
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    [ubuntu] Re: Printing not working in Karmic

    Tried your solution Wacky and nada.

    No test page, nothing. Just an error on printing. I'll look into Canon specific drivers but I think I've had enough. Ubuntu just doesn't do printing very well....
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    [ubuntu] Re: Printing not working in Karmic

    Thanks Wacky. Had an important document to print off this morning and NOTHING. So it's back to the Windows laptop for document converting and then printing ...... AGAIN.

    I don't think I've ever...
  23. [ubuntu] Re: 9.10 Browser scrolling not smooth for moderately loaded pages

    I did an upgrade and it's very much the same. Not to mention I can't print AGAIN .... not that printing was ever any good in Ubuntu with the dark rendering, inconsistent formats and so on.

    But...
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    Re: Alien Arena 2008 released!

    Thanks again Irritant, but I still don't know why the old failing version is still in the repositories. I'll give it a go, but if I have to search through reams of material to get to the point then...
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    Re: Alien Arena 2008 released!

    Thanks I'll take a look - although looking at the available packages I'm a bit at a loss to understand what I would need. Is there any output I could drop by you to assess this?
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