[ubuntu] An error occurred "pixmap".view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm trying to mount an iso with gmount and I keep getting "An error occurred "pixmap". What do I do about this? (Hardware)

Something similar to wineskin or winebottler for Linuxview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Pretty much what the heading says, does anyone know if there's any software out there that similar to Wineskin: http://wineskin.doh123.com/ or Winebottler: http://winebottler.kronenberg.org/ for Linux? Will greatly appreciate an answer on this. Take care (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Script to Dim screen Brightness when on Battery?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm not sure if I've used the term script right here but essentially Im looking for the screen brightness on my laptop to automatically go to 0 when the AC is plugged out? Also I've seen a few threads on how to get more life out of your battery on this but they were for older versions of Ubuntu (im running 11.10), but if someone can vouch for them I'll give them a go as I really would like to g (Hardware)

Transmetropolitanview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – <--- LOOK MY AVATAR It's Spider Jerusalem,from the comic book Transmetropolitan. But I don't know which issue it was lifted from. Any ideas? Cheers. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] How to get my touchscreen's special controls working.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I've got a medion MD20165 20" touch screen. I've installed Ubuntu Server 11.10 on my pc, also i've installed xdm and lxde. It's nice and light, i'm using an old pc with a pIII and 256 mb ram. Thanks to the combi of the lightweight ubuntu and the light lxde, it's works nice and fast! If i use Standard Ubuntu it's slower than sirup. (Takes 5 min to boot, 2 min for unity (of gnome) to re (Hardware)

[ubuntu] automatically unmount CDs?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Unless I'm misremembering, when I first installed Ubuntu (11.10) on my computer, I could simply hit the eject button on my optical drives (2x HP DVD-RW drives) and the disc would eject. Now I'm finding that I can't do that. Instead I have to manually unmount the volume, using, e.g., Code: sudo umount /dev/sr1 , and then I can eject the disc with no problem. (Hardware)

[all variants] What exactly is "support" and "End of life date" ?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, Releases wiki article talks about "support" and "End of life date". I would like to clarify what exactly is meant by those terms. It looks like those terms mean the same, or "End of life" equals "End of support". (Hardware)

[ubuntu] 11.10 x64 RAID 5 Re-Configurationview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a desktop with a hardware RAID built into the motherboard, (possibly called a FakeRAID, according to some research I have done.) It was setup as a RAID 5, under Ubuntu 11.04, I attempted to upgrade to 11.10, and just ran into a hell storm of issues. I decided to just unplug the 4 hard drives as part of RAID 5, and re-install Ubuntu 11.10 on a standalone IDE hard drive. Now that I h (Hardware)

[all variants] Peerguardian / known IP blocker on a headless serverview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey guys, On windows, we have peerguardian. We can download the "captured" / "unsafe" ips and add it to a folder and peerguardian or its equivalent would start blocking these ips. On Ubuntu Server, what is the latest equivalent to peerguardian? And does the same method work? Download file with ip address and so on. I tried searching but results were quite old. :( (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Install driverview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – :DHi! Just writing to say that the installation of that driver for my NIC (rtl8111-8168b) was successful. The driver works good and I have a connection. Just have to figure out the how to on the browser. The help that was posted for me was educational and good assistance. A BIG......: Thank You to those members that wrote to me. Sincerely, UltimateCat:) (Hardware)

[64 bit] Cannot boot 64-bit kernels on Asus M4A87TD/USB3view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Background ------------------------------------------- I've been having trouble booting 64-bit Linux distributions on my Asus M4A87TD/USB3. Linux distributions using 32-bit kernels, including Ubuntu 11.10 and Fedora 14 Security Lab Spinn, boot without incident. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Blank Start Up Screen?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, How do I make the splash screen completely blank, no text, no splash screen. Total blackness is what I want. I'm using 11.10 Unity and I tried Start Up Manager with some success, but I still get the odd flash of text while booting. I just want it blank, black or whatever, I don't want anything to show. Cheers in advance. (Hardware)