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    [ubuntu] Re: Card Reader (RTS5116 ) Problem..

    Ahhh yeah, I found that post earlier too and have tried the available Linux driver and followed all instructions in the readme.txt and got no errors but it still didn't work. I'm a bit reluctant to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Card Reader (RTS5116 ) Problem..

    Sure thing, but you won't see anything because it's not a USB card reader, it's internal (as I stated in my first post)....I'm on a laptop.


    pyrokinetic@pyrokinetic:~$ lsusb
    Bus 001 Device 001:...
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    [ubuntu] Card Reader (RTS5116 ) Problem..

    The only issue I have with my Ubuntu install is my INTERNAL card reader not working (Thought I'd state this first, in case anybody decided to tell me to unplug it and plug it back in :P )

    When I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Noob question. 12.04 alongside Xp Ok?

    Yup. :) Should pop up as 'unallocated space'

    But I'd also back up any important data you have.

    EDIT - oldfred is right, definitely be careful because it can be changed to dynamic disk and you...
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    Re: Need Boot Help :/

    Back to basics, check all cables are being plugged in correctly first and hooray for backing up!

    I've repaired computers for a while now and I have seen this kind of behaviour before, usually not...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubles allocating space..

    Oooh! I might have had a breakthrough, I was for some reason assuming that I was able to go from sda6 (or 7) and select the Resize/Move option and slide all the unallocated space from there to the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubles allocating space..

    I think this has something to do with other posts I've seen involving somehow moving the unallocated space to the end of the disk, from there it seems others have been able to then use the space. If...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Troubles allocating space..

    Feasible....absolutely, but I don't really want to do it as I'm running out of space on root (I keep getting warnings about running out every time I boot) so I'd really just like to make that bigger,...
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    [SOLVED] Troubles allocating space..

    I decided to take the plunge and remove my Windows 7 install today and thus far everything has gone smoothly, my main problem is that I now have a LOT of unallocated space that I can't seem to use....
  10. [ubuntu] Re: NFS 101: NFS is _not_ easy to configure and troubleshoot

    I have issues with this too, I also have a RPi and have previously had it working using SMB shares hosted on Windows computers, the second I try accessing ANYTHING Ubuntu-related then I hit a brick...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Converting from Windows 7..

    I decided I was being impatient and thought I should give the install another try. I followed the following guide. http://www.linuxbsdos.com/2012/05/17/how-to-dual-boot-ubuntu-12-04-and-windows-7/...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Converting from Windows 7..

    Despite the warning I'd been given in EaseUS I decided to press on and have it convert back to Basic for me, knowing full well I'd quite possibly lose all my data on reboot, and....

    IT WORKED!...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Converting from Windows 7..

    I've got the Recovery side sorted. Now when I boot into the Ubuntu installer I get 4 'partitions', this isn't the exact amounts but close enough.

    (These were all under the heading sda I believe....
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    [SOLVED] Re: Converting from Windows 7..

    I wondered if this could have something to do with it. I removed the partition so it now shows up as 'Unallocated Space' along with another 30gb partition. It made no difference when I tried to...
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    [SOLVED] Converting from Windows 7..

    Hi there,

    I am attempting, for possibly the hundredth time, to install a variant of linux (Ubuntu) onto my computer (Compaq Presario C57) and I'm having a lot of difficulty.

    First thing I did...
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