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  1. [PPC] Re: HOW TO: Install Lucid on an iBook g4 1.3 Ghz 12"

    Thanks for this!

    Just as a note, I needed a


    sudo aptitude update && sudo aptitude safe-upgrade

    before installing anything.

    I was wondering why cpudyn wasn't found anywhere and then it...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Installed Ubuntu 10.04 on Flash drive and it boots to the startup screen then sto

    How long exactly did you wait? My laptop has USB 1.0 and it can take quite a while to do anything from a flash drive, especially load a live OS. My advice would be to let it sit for a longer period...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Software installation problems

    Try going to System -> Administration -> Software Sources.

    In the tab "Ubuntu Software", check the box labeled "(multiverse)".
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    [ubuntu] Re: Software installation problems

    That error pops up when more than one package manager is open. If you haven't logged out already, try closing any of the following: synaptic, aptitude or Ubuntu Software Center.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Software installation problems

    Has this been tried?

    1. Open a terminal window (Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal)
    2. Type "sudo aptitude install flashplugin-nonfree"
    3. Press enter
    4. Enter your password (it won't echo...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Skype problem->installation of kerneles-> black screen

    Try typing


    startx

    after logging in.
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Skype problem->installation of kerneles-> black screen

    While I can't help with the kernels and the blank screen, the only thing that needs to be done to install Skype is to download the .deb of appropriate architecture from this site and install it.
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    [ubuntu] Re: OMG...slow or what!

    With 64 bit Firefox I seem to be running fine. I don't think I've updated in a while though, maybe try to downgrade your FF install? I believe this can be done in Synaptic.
  9. [ubuntu] Re: compile linux application to run in Windows?

    My suggestion, as has been stated before, is a virtual machine. With the "seamless" mode in VirtualBox and a decent computer, you can have the Ubuntu menus at the top and the Windows menus at the...
  10. [SOLVED] Re: can't play audio on VLC or anywhere else....

    How big IS the file you're trying to play?

    Does the file play in something else, say Rhythmbox?
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    [SOLVED] Re: firefox themes

    Graphically, you should be able to find like so.

    1. Enable hidden files in your home directory.
    2. Open the folder '.mozilla'.
    3. Open the folder 'firefox'.
    4. Open the folder ending in...
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    [SOLVED] Re: firefox themes

    Try looking under ~/.mozilla/firefox, if you're looking for files relating to the theme.
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    [all variants] Re: Firefox Refuses to Start up

    Also try


    killall firefox

    I had a problem where firefox refused to start because it was already running, but for some reason wouldn't give me the "already running" message.
  14. Re: Is it just me or is Kde-Look.org borked?

    Hadn't thought of that. Can you have a hostname with a space though? Haha when I saw "My Realm" I immediately thought someone hacked it and made it their 'realm'.
  15. Re: Put in list from lightest to heaviest: ubuntu, xubuntu, lubuntu, and jolicloud

    What DE does Jolicloud use?
  16. Re: Put in list from lightest to heaviest: ubuntu, xubuntu, lubuntu, and jolicloud

    I believe that it is.
  17. Re: Is it just me or is Kde-Look.org borked?

    Confirmation. Any idea why it says "My Realm"?
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    [SOLVED] Re: Feasty Farm, Hardy Heron, etc...

    Moody Martian?
    Masterful Masseuse?
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    [kde] kde-look.org problems?

    Hey guys,

    Any idea on what's wrong with www.kde-look.org today? It was down completely at around 5PM, and now it asks for username and password with the prompt "My Realm". Hackers? Maintenance?...
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    This did it! Thank you guys so much.

    Now to learn lua...
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    Here it is:


    Conky 1.7.2 compiled Tue Aug 25 10:16:01 UTC 2009 for Linux 2.6.24-24-xen (i686)

    Compiled in features:

    System config file: /etc/conky/conky.conf
    Package library path:...
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    Thanks. I put everything where it was supposed to be according to your rc. .conkyrc in ~ and rings.lua in ~/Conky/Scripts/. Same error. This time, however, I got this beforehand:
    ...
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    It wasn't installed the first few times I posted, but I installed lua5.1 (I think?) via aptitude and still have the same problem.

    At the very least, when I run 'lua' I get a prompt very similar to...
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    Thanks. I've tried her 'pie chart' conky as well, with the same result, but I'll keep trying things out.
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    Re: Post your .conkyrc files w/ screenshots

    I am using 1.7.2, pulled from norsetto's ppa here.

    The lua script I am using is an example script I found on Google. All I did was change the directory that the lua file resides, but here it is:...
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