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  1. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    well that's raised some new questions and cleared up some.
    seems I have to set up a virtual floppy disk containing the boot loader on the card then the rest of the card gets treated like a seperate...
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    Re: ubuntu and spyware ?

    I used run a forum with a friend and the best thread I ever made was:
    "Toilet (complaints) - leave your crap here."
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    Re: Linux sightings thread

    Pretty sure Dexter uses it..
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    Re: New Dells pre-loaded with Ubuntu LTS

    I don't understand why people fork out, way over the odds, cash when they could build it themselves for a fraction of the cost.
    I've never paid more than 20 for a computer & they've always done...
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    Re: Beginners forum

    What vasa1 said, I just look at new posts & help if I can, even if it's a basic suggestion it stops people getting as wound up if they haven't had a single response for over 24hrs and bumped their...
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    Re: ubuntu and spyware ?

    Here, and probably many other places

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2151739&p=12680783#post12680783
  7. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    I'm still on trying with this btw, when life doesn't get in the way....Or the forum getting messed up and needing me to make another account :P
    nice to see more folks trying to solve this too :)
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    [SOLVED] Re: UEFI, secure boot, live OS

    The guy took it back after I did a factory reset, I give it a week before windows 8 is going so slow he can't use it again. I never did get it to boot with any other OS after 4 days of tinkering....
  9. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    Hi Bashing-om, the mmc thing has been bothering me too
    found this here http://lakm.us/logit/2013/03/duplicate-restore-arm-linux-image-mmc-sd-card-beagleboard-devkit-board/
    Don't think it's really...
  10. Re: Initially, how many times did you bork your system, beyond your repair?

    Oh I'm borking as we speak but I remember the first/best/worst time. Only one computer, no installation media/live disks then I got "grub error", first I typed "help" then I typed "?", what I typed...
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    [SOLVED] Re: UEFI, secure boot, live OS

    Thanks, I'll look for fastbootIn/quickboot/faststartup...And make some new Ubuntu disks, I was using the 32bit ones I already had made.
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    [SOLVED] UEFI, secure boot, live OS

    Just been trying to get ubuntu on a HP pavillion G6 laptop (with windows 8 on it) & after disabling secure boot, enabling legacy support, enabling USB/CD boot and moving them to a higher boot...
  13. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    Yup, the 16GB san disk ultra SD card I installed Ubuntu to.
    I installed GrUB to the main device (/dev/mmcblk0) then Ubuntu to the first partition (/dev/mmcblk0p1).
    It's an Advent Quantum Q200...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    yup pretty sure grub installed ok and boot from usb is enabled in bios (I have to boot from a usb because bios doesn't recognise the hard drive :P )
  15. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    well if I haven't messed up the file system... *shrugs*
    the card works fine when reading/writing there's no problems there now, Ubuntu seems to have installed to it fine, I can mount and un-mount...
  16. [lubuntu] Re: how to make audio output to mic input

    3.5mm jack to jack cable does it for me, I use a splitter on the sockets so I can still plug in my headphones & mic while annoying people on skype with soundboards...It's the little things that make...
  17. Re: Fullscreen on Youtube works REALLY slow.

    I has some odd random fullscreen lag going on, I disabled hardware acceleration in both flash and firefox & it went away
  18. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    I tried the fat32 live version first, when that failed I just wanted to try & make it bootable and have the full OS installed to the ext2 partition, neither would boot on the windows desktop...
  19. [ubuntu] Re: no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    the card was brand new, never been used, tried to install lubuntu live on the primary partition, it wouldn't boot so I formatted it and started again, that's when I had the 600mb+ lost & found...
  20. [ubuntu] no r/w privilege, SD card, lost & found file, live ubuntu, ext4

    Yes I've tried the switch on the side haha, even after formatting it over and over again, changing the file system, taking ownership of it - I can't get rid of the lost and found file (when I put...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu doen't wake up from suspend

    My advent laptop wont wake up unless I press the power button, don't know if this is normal or related to your problems, just thought it was worth mentioning
  22. Re: How to delete lost+found folders on a usb key

    just been having the same sort of problem, with a 16gb sd card, & no matter how many times I formatted it or took ownership of it I couldnt change the read/write options or remove the file :S
    did...
  23. [SOLVED] Re: Trying to create multi "Live CD" USB myself

    sorry I miss-read install multisystem in your other post as what you were still trying to do - not a program. :P
  24. [SOLVED] Re: Trying to create multi "Live CD" USB myself

    Yup you would of had to format it to fat32 if you were using Sardu.
    Last time I used it, it didn't have an option for Arch but I was using an old version anyway to get hirens boot cd. You can add...
  25. [SOLVED] Re: Software center and synaptic both not loading and throwing up an error.

    if you launch synaptic from a terminal with sudo it will be root


    sudo synaptic

    Edit: ctrl+alt+t to open a terminal window (don't know how new you are from windows :P )
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