[ubuntu] Checkgmail and pidgin tray icons invisible in Unityview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey I have been fighting with checkgmail and pidgin, because after a while their tray icons disappear in unity. Also the black message boxes don't show up with pidgin (e.g. when someone writes a message to me), when the task tray icons are not visible. Weirdly enough, when I switch between workspaces, the icons are visible during the switching. (Hardware)

[gnome] Gnome 3.2 background loading out of place, shifted downview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Here's a bug that has just started happening in my Gnome 3.2 shell: All backgrounds are loading out of place, shifted down. This leaves a white strip across the top the screen. It's probably something I wouldn't notice except that I have a theme with a translucent panel. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] E: Unable to locate packageview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi i am relatively new to ubuntu and also the network simulations. now i require to work with GTNetS - Georgia Tech Network Simulator so i have somehow installed it seeing guidelines provided in GTNetS official website and now having installed i am trying to use it by executing examples given in after executing $ make debug it has generated executables with .dbg file extension now when i am t (Hardware)

[ubuntu] messed up grub!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Ok, so I upgraded to Natty and lost full speed because cpufreq wouldn;t work. I then booted from a Live CD and copied everything from my backup.tar.gz back to the hard drive. However, on booting, I get: error: invalid extent error: synch not found grub_os_area_addr So, I tried the boot repair CD - that didn't fix it. I then took a CD to upgrade completely and now I have Ocelot but with n (Hardware)

[gnome] file association and icon changeview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, Q1: how to change file assotiation - eg. I want all *.pdf shouild be correlated with PDF_SUPER_TOOL etc Q2: how to change PDF doc icon from the "strange first page"-icon to the ACROBAT logo - want to have this for all PDF docs on my system. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] 11.10 dual boot no grub menuview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have been trying to set up a dual boot ubuntu for a couple of days with no luck. With a clean machine, installing Windows 7 and then Ubuntu 11.10, on reboot, I do not get a grub menu, instead it goes straight into Windows. I tried installing Fedora 16 which worked as expected (Grub menu with Windows and Fedora options). Formatting the Fedora partition and re-installing Ubuntu over it gi (Hardware)

Miguel de Icaza Calls For More Mono, C# Gamesview story

https://www.linux.com – Miguel de Icaza presented this weekend at AltDevConf where he heavily promoted Mono and using C# for game developers... Miguel de Icaza presented this weekend at AltDevConf where he heavily promoted Mono and using C# for game developers... Read more at Phoronix (Hardware)

[xubuntu] rsync to NAS results in 'failed to set times'view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, I want to use rsync to copy my local Pitures to my NAS. The NAS is a QNAP and the destination is mounted via NFS. Code: rsync -r -t -v --progress --delete -l -D --partial -b -i -s --backup-dir=/home/seb/.chk_deleted_pictures/ /home/seb/Pictures/ /nas/pictures It all goes well but I receive plenty of Code: rsync: failed to set times on "/nas/pictures/2010/07/19&qu (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Suggestion: a sudo option in Nautilusview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, folks, I don't know if there is an official "suggestion box" for future revisions of Linux. But after several rounds of making sysadmin-level backups for multiple users on my machine, I've had some thoughts. I'm current, by the way, I'm running 11.10. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Unable to access Gnome Calculator.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am unable to access Inbuilt calculator. After running the command nothing happens. what to do? (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Installing Javaview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Using release 11.04 I'm trying to get onto freenet, which requires java runtime environment to be installed. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] PPPoE connection between 2 computersview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am relatively new to Linux. I have a desktop, a laptop and a serial cable (the one with 9 pins). I've been asked to set up a PPPoE connection between the 2 computers - I need to implement a server-client chat program to send data packets or files. How should I go about handling this problem? Any help will be greatly appreciated! (Hardware)