IBM, Canonical to sell Ubuntu-ready netbooks in Africaview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – IBM, Canonical and Simmtronics today announced they will market a low-cost, Intel Atom-based Simmtronics netbook in emerging markets. The Simmbook will be preloaded with the IBM Client for Smart Work Linux distro, based on Ubuntu Netbook Remix, and will first be made available in Africa for just $190, says IBM.... (Embedded)

[ubuntu netbook remix] bad sectors, how do i fix?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – i got my netbook today from dell.. with windows 7 so i instanly installed ubuntu remix 9.10 with wubi (dual booted) now my ubuntu it tells me i have 61 bad sectors. when i scan with windows it says no bad sectors. whats then mean? how do i fix it? thanks in advanced guys also im sure you can tell... imma noob so be gentle with me =) (Hardware)

[ubuntu netbook remix] No Boot from SD, ? initrd missing Modulesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am trying to create a bootable Netbook Remix (2.6.31-14) image on an SDHC card. The machine boots fine from USB and trys to boot from the SDHC but doesn't. I have been able to use Grub2 to load the kernel and initrd images on the SDHC card manually but at boot get a message like: Gave up waiting for root device. Common problems: -Boot args (cat /proc/cmdline) (Hardware)

[ubuntu netbook remix] display problem! help!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – i have been running ubuntu 9.10 netbook remix on my dell mini 10 for a couple of weeks and i love it. my brother used my computer and somehow the display got all screwed up. its slow and not right. when i start the computer up i get an error saying ubuntu is running in low graphic mode and i cant change anything in the display icon. the display says its 1024 and my netbook is 1366. (Hardware)

[all variants] Hotkeys not working on Philco PHN 10103 netbookview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I bought a Philco PHN 10103 netbook and got everything to work, but the hotkeys. (Hardware)

[ubuntu netbook remix] Ubuntu doesn't hibernate when battery critically lowview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am currently using 10.04 and I have set the power manager to hibernate when the battery is critically low. When I get the warning that my battery is critically low, it says that it will soon hibernate, but after about 10 seconds it just cuts out (not shutdown or anything else). Is there a way to change the critical level or is it some other issue? (Hardware)

Simple Mail: Firefox 上的 E-mail 客户端view story

http://linuxtoy.org – { 撰文/Gunn } 最近一直在为 Ubuntu 下面的邮件 App 烦恼。用了很长一段时间的 Evolution,界面很清爽,对 GNOME 相当友善,但是有一个非常大的问题就是体积和占用资源。 (Software)

String Freeze Is In Effectview story

http://blog.nixternal.com – Ahh, my favorite time of the release, Documentation String Freeze. With every release, us Kubuntu folks seem to struggle a bit, but this time, we have done pretty damn good. We did a complete rewrite of our documentation, getting rid of the old KDE3 documentation. (General)

[ubuntu] Video Driver For HP Miniview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey i recently installed UNR 9.10 on my mothers netbook. i was wondering if their are any video drivers avalible for it. its an hp mini 1000. (Hardware)

[ubuntu netbook remix] No longer booting: BIOSDISK READ ERRORview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have something that seems like hard drive problems but I want to confirm it before I purchase and replace. I’m fairly new to Ubuntu and just loaded 9.10 to my Acer Aspire One (AOA110) (Hardware)