[ubuntu] 3G HSDPA USB Modem detected as CD Driveview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am trying a 3G HSDPA USB Modem inUbuntu 10.04. It detects it as a CD Drive. When I tried to 'Safely Remove Drive' I got the following error: Quote: Unable to stop drive Error detaching: helper exited with exit code 1: Detaching device /dev/sr1 USB device: /sys/devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.2/usb4/4-2) SYNCHRONIZE CACHE: FAILED: No such f (HowTos)

[ubuntu netbook remix] 3G network on Ubuntu?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Okay, so I told my buddy how great Linux, Open Source, and Unbuntu all are, showed him some of the eye candy on my machine and the guy is sold, wants me to install Ubuntu on his netbook. So I first tried the Flash drive Ubuntu to see how it responds on his machine. Thing is, he got his computer for free from Rogers wireless ,,,, well not for free really, he did have to sign a 3 year contract for (HowTos)

Nice job, chaps!view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I have successfully got a laptop (Compaq nc6120) and a netbook (Samsung N140) crunching away with Statler and I really like the calm ... absence of eye candy.   The netbook in particular is definitely working better,  both wifi and 3G work with less fuss than with Windows. (HowTos)

External NTFS USB drive not accessible by Windowsview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – I've been using it for a couple of years, it has been mounted various ways and into various places, for the past year under Suse 11.2 Suddenly I discover that it's not accessible in Windows anymore. Drive gets an assigned letter but can't be opened. (Distributions)

Mounting NTFS Drobo to Slackbox 13.1view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello all, I am new to the forum and particularly new to Slackware. I have successfully installed Slackware (With a bit of bumps on the road trying not to use inteldrmfb resulting in microscopic font)<---Fixed... Now I want to put my Currently almost full Drobo (NTFS) on the machine. I went and did a dmesg found the device name and went to do a (HowTos)

[ubuntu] iPhone Tethering with Handy Light?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I recently downloaded the iPhone app "Handy Light" which contains an Easter Egg allowing you to tether a laptop to the phone to use the 3G as a wireless network. The only instructions I can find are for Windows or Mac. Anybody know how to do this with Ubuntu? I have an iPhone 3G running OS4, in case that matters. Thanks. (HowTos)

reading/writing encrypted NTFSview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – My main workstation incorporates a mixture of ext3, ext4, and NTFS partitions scattered across a number of hard drives. Several of the ext4 partitions are encrypted, and I intend to encrypt the rest of the Linux partitions in the near future. (HowTos)

usb flash key mounts in knoppix live cd but not in mandriva 2010view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am wondering if anyone has been through this problem. I cannot mount a USB Flash Key in Mandriva 2010. I've tried with entering text into fstab and mtab. However it only mounts with a Live CD. It mounted successfully with Konoppix v5.1 Live CD without problems giving access and allowing writing. The following is what the fstab of Knoppix shows: (HowTos)

[SOLVED] I can not ping on Slackwareview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, never experienced this problem before. Nothing on Google helped me. When I run: # Ping Returns nothing. As if expecting an answer that never comes. Then press Ctr + C and returns: --- ping statistics --- 117 Transmitted packets, 0 received, 100% packet loss, time 116009ms (HowTos)

10 Powerful Features of New EVGA X58 FTW3 Motherboardview story

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