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    [ubuntu] Re: New Sony Vaio s series Ubuntu compatibility

    I'm having a hell of a time with my VPCSC. I fought for two days to get Catalyst to work and I finally did. However, I was still having issues with overheating and I reboot my machine and now I can't...
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    [all variants] Re: AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics works !

    Is there a benefit to doing this as opposed to just running the Integrated Chip with Catalyst? I really have no need for the discrete chip. Any gaming or heavy duty computing I do on my powerful...
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    [all variants] Re: AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics works !

    After a frusturating two days trying to figure this problem out and being unable to install Catalyst because it kept detecting a previous fglrx driver when I had already removed and purged it I...
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    [all variants] Re: AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics works !

    I'm also trying to get this to work. I followed the steps that were posted by the OP but when I switch to my Integrated chip and reboot it fails to start up by saying LightDM fails and then it just...
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    Re: Screen Brightness

    So you just go to the menu, turn the brightness down and bit and then crank it back up?

    I upgraded to the latest version of Ubuntu but I'm still having issues.
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    Re: Screen Brightness

    When I try to follow that guys directions it says that there is nothing to do for install. Would I have have to install the version from apt-get first?

    Also, were you having the same issue with...
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    Re: Screen Brightness

    After a little bit of further research. I've figured out that the screen brightness is fine if I restart the computer while it's plugged in. However, if I start the machine when it's running on...
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    Re: Screen Brightness

    smartdimmer -s 100
    init.nvclock() failed!




    All of my options in the settings and the power manager are fine. I don't know, maybe it's just me. It's at least enough of a difference where I'm...
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    Re: Screen Brightness

    I've tried both of those. I get an error on the smartdimmer and xbacklight doesn't make it any brighter. I don't know, maybe it's just me but it seems like the screen gets a lot brighter in Windows 7...
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    Screen Brightness

    Hello, I have an HP Mini 5102 running Windows 7 Professional and Ubuntu Netbook Remix. I am having issues with my display brightness in Ubuntu. It appears to be capped. It is telling me that it's...
  11. Thread: Grub Issue

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    [SOLVED] Re: Grub Issue

    That did the trick! Thanks a lot. When I was trying to install it I was typing "sudo grub-install --root-directory=/mnt /dev/sdb5" instead of just sdb. Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Re: Grub Issue

    I tried to follow that but no luck. I try to install it to sdb5 which is my Linux partition and it warns that that is a bad idea so I pass it the --force tag and it installs but when I reboot it just...
  13. Thread: Grub Issue

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    [SOLVED] Re: Grub Issue

    I tried running supergrub off of my thumb drive but it just says "No DEFAULT or UI configuration directive found!"

    Any suggestions?
  14. Thread: Grub Issue

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    [SOLVED] Grub Issue

    Okay, so I have a T61 with Windows 7 and Ubuntu on it and it works great. I also have a HP Mini 5102 with Windows 7 on it. I deleted the HP_RECOVERY partition and merged with my Windows partition...
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    [ubuntu] Re: T61 Sound Issues

    That didn't work for me. My sound doesn't start working again when I restart either. It just stopped working and hasn't worked since.
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    [ubuntu] T61 Sound Issues

    I have a T61 with 8.10 and my sound has just randomly stopped working. The sound was working before but now it has randomly stopped working. As far as I know nothing is muted.

    Thanks for the help.
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    [ubuntu] T61 Suspend Problems

    I don't know if this has already been asked/addressed but my T61 will not suspend or hibernate. Every time I try to suspend or hibernate the laptop it kernel panics. Does anyone know of a fix?
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  18. [ubuntu] Re: anyone finds that ubuntu on thinkpad t61 often freezes up?

    Yea, I actually noticed that my T61 crashes a lot more then I think it should while in Ubuntu.
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    Poll: Re: HOWTO: Wireless Security - WPA1, WPA2, LEAP, etc.

    Not very good I'm afraid. I have the Belkin 54g Wireless USB. I think it's F5D7050.
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    Poll: Re: HOWTO: Wireless Security - WPA1, WPA2, LEAP, etc.

    I do, I put my networks SSID instead of <myessid> and I get that error.

    If I run the command "iwlist scan" The result under wlan1 is "No scan results."


    If I set the Wireless Connection to...
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    Poll: Re: HOWTO: Wireless Security - WPA1, WPA2, LEAP, etc.

    Ok, I am going good on this until the very end. When I run the "wpa_passprhase <myessid> <passphrase>" command I get.




    Is there something you have to do first for it to work?

    I am trying...
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    Poll: Re: HOWTO: RT2500, etc. wireless cards [Gutsy Gibbon]

    I'm a beginner to Linux and I'm trying to get my Belkin 54g USB Adapter to work with the rt73 driver from their website.

    I should note that my router has a WPA TKIP passphrase set and the SSID...
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