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  1. [SOLVED] Trouble suspending after kernel update (to 2.6.32-25-generic)

    Im running 10.04 on a Lenovo 3000 V100. Updated a couple of days ago to kernel 2.6.32-25-generic and after that I have been unable to suspend (screen shuts down, can hear HD spinning down but the...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: Creating a readable file from multiple html files

    Thank you sooo much, that was exactly what I was looking for
  3. [SOLVED] Creating a readable file from multiple html files

    Here is the deal: my school purchased a test prep which they distributed to us, the only problem is that it is for windows. When I try to run the exe in wine the program windows pops up but the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    Ok, it took two additional clean installs but so far things are good. I've run update manager and restarted the system 5+ times without problems. Thanks again everyone for all your help! I would have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    I guess i spoke too soon.

    After making a backup of my info I did a fresh install of 9.10 from USB. It started fine at first and I changed the theme upon restart. I was trying to install the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    audiomick you are a genius!!!! the line:


    sudo mount -t ext4 /dev/sda1 /home/ubuntu/Desktop
    WORKED!!!! I mounted the partition to the desktop. I think at this point Im going to just backup the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    That would be awesome! But, how do I go about fixing the grub? (kind of a beginner here)
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    Ok here are the results of the long test:


    sudo smartctl -l selftest /dev/sda1
    smartctl version 5.38 [i686-pc-linux-gnu] Copyright (C) 2002-8 Bruce Allen
    Home page is...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    Ok, just got back in town. I am currently running the extended test as we speak.



    I have never messed with the /etc/fstab or the GRUB on my laptop (I do a clean install with each new release)
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    I ran the short test on Smartmontools (Im going out of town until Sunday early tomorrow and I won't be taking my laptop) and this is what I got:


    sudo smartctl -l selftest /dev/sda1
    smartctl...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Is my HD fried?

    I tried that and it gives me:


    fsck from util-linux-ng 2.16
    e2fsck 1.41.9 (22-Aug-2009)
    /dev/sda1: clean, 281729/5857280 files, 10623000/23416737 blocks


    I also recently tried booting into...
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    [ubuntu] Is my HD fried?

    My computer was working fine (Lenovo 3000 V100 with the latest version of Ubuntu) and suddenly I can't seem to start into Ubuntu. When I go into recovery mode it waits for root device and then gives...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Where does gparted store files temporarily

    oh btw, my /home data is only 80gb
  14. [ubuntu] Re: Where does gparted store files temporarily

    Output of "df -h"


    Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
    /dev/sdb1 101G 4.9G 92G 6% /
    tmpfs 1.3G 0 1.3G 0% /lib/init/rw
    varrun ...
  15. [ubuntu] Where does gparted store files temporarily

    So here is the thing, I have two partitions side by side (one NTFS and one ext3) and I was trying to take space from one and give it to the other (from the NTFS to the ext3). Gparted was able to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Partition nightmare!

    Sorry for the delay in response (was out of the country).

    I guess what I wanted to do is rearrange the partitions so that my home folder could have more space (it's currently full). But it makes...
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    [ubuntu] Partition nightmare!

    I started using Linux almost a year ago and started with it only on my desktop (which was already partitioned). Then I decided to just clear the HD and install linux and windows side by side but made...
  18. [ubuntu] Combining several 1.4GB DVD into one 4GB DVD

    I have about 5 1.4GB DVDs that I want to put into 4GB DVDs but I don't know what application route to go through. I tried copying (not ripping) the DVD contents to my laptop and then opening the...
  19. [all variants] Re: Looking to Buy Meerkat NetTop - Wondering about Video

    If it helps I am also considering the Meerkat, I contacted System76 about the possibility of a DVI output and this is what the answered:
  20. [all variants] Low power consumption desktop recommendations

    I am in the process of replacing my aging system running Jaunty for something a little smaller and less power hungry. I am mainly looking for a system to serve as the main computer in the house for...
  21. [ubuntu] Reformating to Jaunty and Firefox Migration

    So I am getting ready to reformat my laptop to Jaunty (running intrepid right now) but I want to be able to keep my firefox settings (saved passwords, preferences, etc). Can I just backup the...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Update manager "Could not calculate update" on partial update

    For :sudo apt-get update: I get:


    Get:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net intrepid Release.gpg [307B]
    Ign http://ppa.launchpad.net intrepid/main Translation-en_US
    Get:2 http://ppa.launchpad.net intrepid...
  23. [ubuntu] Re: Update manager "Could not calculate update" on partial update

    When I tried reloading the package information I got this:


    W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net intrepid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not...
  24. [ubuntu] Re: Update manager "Could not calculate update" on partial update

    Here is what I get in terminal after running
    cat /etc/apt/sources.list


    # deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 8.10 _Intrepid Ibex_ - Release i386 (20081029.5)]/ intrepid main restricted
    # See...
  25. [ubuntu] Update manager "Could not calculate update" on partial update

    I am running Intrepid and for a few days it has been notifying me of new updates. When I run update manager it says that I have to run a partial update but when I try to run it hangs on "preparing to...
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