[ubuntu] Is there a way to delete a user?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – How do you do this? (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Faster flash and mkv decoding? Aspire One 722view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi there, I recently bought this Acer Aspire One 722 and I have used it for around two weeks under Windows 7 Ultimate X64. Everything runs smooth on it except for when playing 1080p videos in .MKV format or Youtube. So now, I finally got to dual boot both Win7 and Ubuntu 11.10. I love Linux! (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Where do apps usually keep their settings ?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am new to linux and finding where stuff is - well it's taking time! Whats the equivalent of windows Application Data folder? It seems that a lot of my apps are in /usr/share but not their settings files (Hardware)

[ubuntu] VMware 3.1.2 and Ubuntu 11.10view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I am trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 on VMWare 3.1.2. When I try to mount the drive, I am getting "block drive /dev/sr0 is write-protected, mounting read-only" I have screenshots below, showing my /etc/fstab file, and what the mounting message. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Is there a way to find a suitable photo editor?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Is there a way to do this? (Hardware)

[gnome] gnome shell - windowmanager seems not to runview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi folks, I am new to gnome(-shell). I am running oniric 64Bit and just tried gnome-shell, because I am not really satisfied with unity. So I installed gnome-shell and some extentions. However after some days, it does not work properly anymore. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Trying to Make Y86 Simulator for School Work - tk.h Not Foundview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am trying to make a Y86 simulator using the following makefile... Code: # Comment this out if you don't have Tcl/Tk on your system GUIMODE=-DHAS_GUI # Modify the following line so that gcc can find the libtcl.so and # libtk.so libraries on your system. You may need to use the -L option # to tell gcc which directory to look in. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Soundblaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio Problemsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I am having trouble getting my Soundblaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio sound card working in Ubuntu. When I first installed it, it kept stuttering and stopping. After following a few different "fixes" and forum posts, I managed to stop it from stuttering. I then proceeded to connect my PC up to a 5.1 speaker system. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] can anyone tell me whats in this package?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Its win32 codec binaries but on the site it doesn't say what codecs it contains/installs. Is it so you can see .wmv videos? the site is http://packages.medibuntu.org/karmic/w32codecs.html (Hardware)

[xubuntu] Problems with ar9285 wireless card on asus t91mtview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, all, I have an Asus t91mt netbook, running on xubuntu 12.04. I've been having wireless problem for a long time(half year maybe), I've searched a lot, I've asked on forums several times, but never got a working solution. I am giving another shot here. The network manager applet is able to show the available wireless networks, please see the pic below. (Hardware)

[all variants] rsync and progress in log filesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have setup a rsync cron job to sync some data from my server to my local box, but it is alot of data. Since all this is being done via cron jobs, the process runs in the background, but I would like to be able to track its progress. How do I track the progress of this cron job while rsync syncs in the background? (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Sony Vaio PCG-4E1L Volume Buttonsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Trying to setup my sister in laws laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 because she managed to download a virus AGAIN... It is a Sony Vaio PCG-4E1L (I believe it is a T-Series) Everything works great out of the box for the most part. All of the function keys work, the play, pause, next track, previous track buttons all work. But for some reason the dvd button (located beside the play pause etc butt (Hardware)