This is my second attempt at installing Ubuntu. In my first attempt, I selected "download updates" and "install third-party components"; in my second attempt, I deselected both. Still experiencing the same problem.
In my first attempt, I selected "skip" and the installation completed, but language support was incomplete.
Hi, I recently got a new laptop and had been using ubuntu 11.10 quite happily on it for around 2 months but had been having a recurring problem with poor sound quality when listening to music. I made an amateurish attempt at improving this with the help of responses to previous queries addressing sound issues in ubuntu.
If you haven’t noticed yet, the Macbuntu is a nice Ubuntu package that will make or convert your Ubuntu into Mac OS X. Macbuntu is a nice, complete and painless installation. See how Macbuntu can do with your standard Ubuntu theme. Here are some screenshots of Macbuntu works:
I just picked up a used HP 5400c to utilize for basic scanning purposes. The problem? Xsane and Simple Scan don't work... just what I wanted to see after the Lexmark I also have didn't work. Nice, nice, nice...
So, how can I get this thing rolling? I'm not too sure what all there is to do considering HP's site had no drivers and HPLIP doesn't support it.
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
Recently, I upgraded the RAM and hard drive on my Early 2008 Macbook to improve the performance. Rather than throw away the old hard drive, I bought an enclosure for it to turn it into an external hard drive, and, since all the data was migrated to my new drive, I decided to install Ubuntu on it for funsies (note: I am a near-total Ubuntu n00b).
October 9, 2012 has been set for Baumgartner to attempt to go supersonic when he jumps from a record altitude of 23 miles (37 km) over New Mexico. Following a bad weather forecast on 5 October 2012 the jump attempt was rescheduled for October 9 2012