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    [lubuntu] Re: Drive not in fstab

    Thanks Darko,

    I went with:

    UUID=XXXXX /media/Vault2 ext4 defaults 0 1

    Just rebooted a few times and my SATA HDD is appearing as required.

    And you're right about creating the Vault2...
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    [lubuntu] Drive not in fstab

    Okay, brief background:

    Threw out old server and built a new one using a Zotac Atom board to try and conserve energy, and as part of that decided to use an HP USB drive as the boot drive....
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    [all variants] Re: Hash Sum Mismatch

    Hi Matt,

    Sorry to have wasted your time on this but the problem is actually my Virgin Media broadband account.

    I tried to update my Nvidia drivers today (on a separate Windows 7 PC), downloaded...
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    [all variants] Re: Hash Sum Mismatch

    Hi Matt,

    Thanks for the reply. I gave it a try and annoyingly:



    But judging by the commands you gave me we've completely deleted any evidence of XBMC from my system (especially as the one...
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    [all variants] Re: Hash Sum Mismatch

    Hi Matt,

    Thanks for that. I've run through your commands, but unfortunately I get the same hash sum mismatch. It's very annoying.

    Anything else you can think of I can try?

    Kind regards

    ...
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    [all variants] Hash Sum Mismatch

    This is driving me around the bend as it's happening on Lubuntu, Xubuntu and Ubuntu! All of my systems use 11.04, but I upgraded my Ubuntu laptop to 11.10 and still get the problem.

    Basically I...
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    [xubuntu] Suddenly Can't Login to Xubuntu

    Xubuntu has been running fine on my system for the past 2 days then about 2 hours ago it decides it doesn't want to let me get past the login screen.

    I rebooted the PC after making some changes to...
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    [xubuntu] Remote Download/Update Dilema

    I've got a headless xubuntu box that's going to be effectively fire-walled with only the FTP port open at a remote site.It's been setup to play company promotional videos, which will be updated every...
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    [ubuntu] Best way to do remote updates

    I've been asked to sort out the updates on a number of headless remote Ubuntu boxes. However, the developers want to control which updates are installed on the machines.Is it possible to do this...
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    [all variants] Re: Server Assessment

    Thanks samosamo, it's been a while since I touched a linux server, and certainly not ones that are a mystery.

    Thanks


    Neon
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    [all variants] Server Assessment

    I've been asked to look at a couple of 'mysterious' linux servers in an office that we're supposed to be decommissioning, but nobody actually knows what they do!

    To make things even more cryptic...
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    [xubuntu] Backing up server settings

    The time has finally come to upgrade my Xubuntu server with new (and hopefully quieter) components. I also think it's time to rebuild the Xubuntu install.

    My machine currently runs the following...
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    [ubuntu] Re: XP/Ubuntu Grub Boot Issues - Solved

    Okay,

    Here's what I did to get my grub working again:



    this brought back the result (HD1,1) so I then did:
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    [ubuntu] Re: XP/Ubuntu Grub Boot Issues + advice

    Okay,

    just tried installing grub as per those instructions. Here's what happened:



    Not quite sure what's happening here. Does this mean that grub isn't the problem and that the BIOS is? If...
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    [ubuntu] Re: XP/Ubuntu Grub Boot Issues + advice

    Thanks Seawolf167 & Oldfred,

    Part of my question was understanding grubs relationship with the boot sequence. For example; do I reinstall grub on my primary linux partition, and if so how does the...
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    [ubuntu] XP/Ubuntu Grub Boot Issues + advice

    Been a while since I posted, but I've managed to mess up my dual boot XP/Ubuntu PC.

    Basically I boot it up and get:



    Now I can boot from an Ubuntu live CD and I can check the contents of...
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    [ubuntu] Remote Proxy Server

    Here's what I'm trying to do:

    Use my Xubuntu server as a proxy server at home and as a remote server for my laptop when I use wireless broadband. Basically I want all HTTP traffic going through my...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Using Ghost with Ubuntu

    Cheers empty_tank,

    What I'm actually trying to do is boot with an Ubuntu pen drive, connect to our image server and then ghost an existing Win XP image onto the PC's HDD of the machine I've...
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    [ubuntu] Using Ghost with Ubuntu

    Bit of a strange and convoluted question.

    Basically I am using an Ubuntu pen drive, and am configuring it as a project for my work (I want to show them that Ubuntu can do what Microsoft does, only...
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    [xubuntu] Re: ssh putty VNC and lots of PAIN!

    Thanks for the responses. I'm back on the machine now, but I had to walk away as I was going crazy.

    I'm still using the older distribution on my server (Gutsy Gibbon) but have managed to get ssh...
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    [xubuntu] Re: ssh putty VNC and lots of PAIN!

    Incidentally I have no firewalls running on either machines, yet neither will let me use VNC or putty and SSH. I can ping either of them with no problem at all and share files between them too.
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    [xubuntu] ssh putty VNC and lots of PAIN!

    Gah! The evening started so well and in a foolish bout of optimism I decided to install x11vnc on my xubuntu server to give me a GUI option following the instructions here.

    I already had putty...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Openoffice Upgrade Causing Problems.

    Thanks HotshotDJ,

    Unfortunately the problem persists. I ran the code like you suggested, but it ran the same error messages again. I'm not sure if it's some spurious font that's messing the whole...
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    [ubuntu] Openoffice Upgrade Causing Problems.

    Hi,

    I've just rebuilt a laptop using 7.10 and left it doing its update/upgrades, but when I come back to it I find this rather lengthy error:



    Now this laptop is going to be used as a...
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    Re: Pink/green on orange impossible to read.

    Blimey! Well thank goodness this is intentional. I was trying to work out what I'd messed up on my prefernces settings!
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