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How to install Intel 82945G Chipset family display driver?view story

http://askubuntu.com – My display driver is not installed by default on Ubuntu 11.10. The VGA seems to be over heating, because the fan spins extremely faster than before. I'm new to Linux and I do not understand the instructions given in http://intellinuxgraphics.org, regarding the installation. Please help.... (HowTos)

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fork: Cannot allocate memoryview story

http://askubuntu.com – frequently getting 'fork: Cannot allocate memory' when running commands over ssh. I have 4Gb of RAM and usually 2Gb free. This happens since I've upgraded ubuntu to 11.10. Drives me crazy already. I then need to repeatably run command until it finished successfully. Any idea why? (HowTos)

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Can someone tell me what GTK+ theme this is?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I found this screenshot: Can someone tell me what GTK+ theme this is? (HowTos)

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Ricoh Aficio 1515ps - How can I get the scanner to scan? (printing works)view story

http://askubuntu.com – For similar screenshots and story, see: How to define my Samsung SCX3200 multifunction printer? and for a possible solution: How can I get an Epson TX560WD scanner working? Thanks! (HowTos)

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How to determine / make sure whether hard-disks have spun down when using "hdparm" options?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I want to spin down some hard-disks when they are idle. So I used hdparm package. In the /etc/hdparm.conf I added following lines: command_line { hdparm -Ss 241 /dev/sda } My intention was to spin down hard disk after 30 minutes of idle time. However, my problem is, how I know for sure whether hard disk has spun down (assuming that it had exceed idle time of 30 minutes)?? Any ideas? Tips?? (HowTos)

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Can't connect to wireless after making computer sleep on Ubuntu 10.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – It's not first time I can't connect to wireless when I make computer sleep however in previous cases it was enough just restart system and it worked however now it doesn't work even after restart. It's not problem with wireless network since when I boot into windows wireless works perfectly. (HowTos)

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Speeding up GUI in Ubuntu 11.10view story

http://askubuntu.com – I would like to ask if there are some possibilities for speeding up Ubuntu a little. For example I do not need windows content to be visible while moving them, nor I need animations when launching the animations etc. Regards, Misery (HowTos)

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Cannot boot Ubuntu with a Samsung dual graphics card laptopview story

http://askubuntu.com – I need to download a driver for my graphics card as I cant boot ubuntu. How\where can I download it so I can run it from the laptop into ubuntu as I cant see anything. (HowTos)

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Is there any mp3 player which has "Add to Playlist" Option?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm trying to find an mp3 player which has "Add to Playlist/Enqueue" option for Ubuntu/Xubuntu. I'm looking for something similar to Winamp or Foobar. Thank you. Note: Please don't suggest Foobnix, as it doesn't have "Add to Playlist" option. (HowTos)

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One screen stays blank after resuming from locked screenview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm using Unity on 11.04 and have an issue where my secondary monitor occasionally stays blank when I unlock my screen. I can get the secondary monitor back by logging out and in again, but that closes all my programs. Has anyone come across this issue before, and are there any suggestions for rebooting(?) my displays without closing all my applications? (HowTos)

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DELL N7110 i7, usb 3.0 overheating on ubuntu 11.04 and 11.10, ( system hangs when anything plugged into usb 3.0 )view story

http://askubuntu.com – When i plug in any devices (mouse, keyboard) into usb 3.0 system dell n7110 overheats and fan goes crazy with terrible noise. So i'm using 1 usb 2.0 slot now with a usb hub. (HowTos)

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Are there any plans to make GTK3 apps look more native in KDE?view story

http://askubuntu.com – This is stopping me from upgrading to the latest version of Kubuntu, and I realise that there are solutions out there but I would rather not have to resort to a third-party solution. (HowTos)