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    [SOLVED] Re: After the last update i get a black screen

    Ok seems to be a permissions thing after todays updates, If I from the terminal as root type startx it works fine as root, I have removed the config folder from KDE but still crashes back to black...
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    [SOLVED] Re: After the last update i get a black screen

    Still pooched on Kubuntu with today's updates.
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    [SOLVED] Re: After the last update i get a black screen

    My rant was not about patience but more about if your going to offer suggestions full explanation & file locations etc would be helpful.
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    [SOLVED] Re: After the last update i get a black screen

    <Rant>Not wanting to seem bitchy but saying I disabled Blah or blacklist blah is not helpful without some explanation. I'm very Linux savy on the server side but some of these posts are not...
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    [SOLVED] Re: After the last update i get a black screen

    Strangely even after removing the Nvidia driver it then borks loading nouveau driver even on older kernels
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    [SOLVED] Re: After the last update i get a black screen

    I too am experiencing this on my laptop (nvidia driver) I have removed nvidia* & purged out all nvidia drivers & now it allows me to logon but then dumps me back to a terminal.
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Touchpad/Trackpoint not working on Toshiba Portege z10t-a

    This works fine for me, does anyone know how to make this stick?

    TIA Cary
  8. [ubuntu] Re: Touchpad/Trackpoint not working on Toshiba Portege z10t-a

    existing bug report for the touchpad https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1280839
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Touchpad/Trackpoint not working on Toshiba Portege z10t-a

    BTW have dual boot with Android 4.4.2 the touchpad works ok in Android
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Touchpad/Trackpoint not working on Toshiba Portege z10t-a

    Have installed Kubuntu & having same touchpad issues. Hopefully will have a answer soon. I have just updated to 14.04 beta to see if later kernel works but unfortunatly not.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Stop grub countdown from stopping

    No I want it to continue the countdown when I make a change as I can change the boot order with the up down volume key but I have no way of selecting it as grub doesn't use the touch screen & once...
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    [ubuntu] Stop grub countdown from stopping

    I have a new laptop/tablet that "had" Windows 8 on it. I has been replaced with Ubuntu/Kubuntu 13.10 & Android 4.4 with grub as a dual boot. I find myself not being able to change O/S when the screen...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Problem, Muon Update Manager

    I too use Synaptic (is the 1st thing I install) but it would be nice to fix or replace something that is so badly damaged in Kubuntu.
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    [kubuntu] Re: Problem, Muon Update Manager

    I think it's way past the time of supporting Muon, surely KDE has something better than this buggy software in it's armoury?
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    [kubuntu] Re: 13.10 kubuntu -depency problem

    It is the plasma-widget-networkmanagement this is the error...
    This update was issued on 18/06/13 08:19 AM
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    * Upgraded build-dep to network-manager-dev >= 0.9.8 per
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    [kubuntu] Re: GTK apps freeze if non root in kubuntu raring

    Am having issues on Kubuntu 64bit with Firefox & Thunderbird, these apps freeze my system until I close them.

    Cary
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    [SOLVED] Re: X quits on login with gdm, lightdm doesn't load

    Needed to delete the same 2 files in Kubuntu & all ok again now :)

    Cary
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Thunderbird doesn't understand docx/xlsx attachments

    For 2 industry applications/formats I find it quite bizarre that this is still outstanding


    Cary
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Thunderbird doesn't understand docx/xlsx attachments

    Nope still wont work for me. have pointed to /usr/bin/soffice & still throws the error message.


    Cary
  20. Thread: A word of thanks

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    Re: A word of thanks

    Was looking for my FB like button! this is a great story & it needs to be shared:D
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    Re: how do I SSH to the file system

    I disable root ssh logons so you have to be on the console to logon as root then all you do is ssh as a user then once you are in you su - then you are root.


    Cary
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    Re: how do I SSH to the file system

    This is me so don't bash me folks if you differ in your approach!

    1st of all RH I give the root user on the system a password
    sudo passwd root so when you ssh to the box you type
    ssh...
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    Re: Happy New Year

    Thanks cariboo907 it is muchly appreciated.


    Cary



    BTW it would be interesting to see how many of us venture away from the Dev area of the forum:confused:
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    Re: Happy New Year

    Happy New Year guys it's into the next day here in Australia & other than sleep deprivation I am shaping up well. Following on from other posts is this the year of the Linux desktop:confused: I had...
  25. Thread: Merry Christmas

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    Merry Christmas from Oz

    Well it's 7:23 Christmas eve in Brisbane Australia & I would like to wish all of my Ubuntu Testing friends a healthy & safe Christmas & a prosperous new year.


    Cary
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