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[ubuntu] DW700 GPS min card on Dell Mini 1010view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've been looking into how to get this up and running on 9.10. lsusb shows the device is being detected (Bus 004 Device 002: ID 413c:9500 Dell Computer Corp.) but I don't think a driver is installed... I'm relatively new to linux troubleshooting so i'm learning as i go. would like some direction from anyone willing to help. let me know if you need more information. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] ATI 5750 Drivers (Black Screen)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi. i just installed Ubuntu 9.10. I have ATI 5750HD Video card. I used envyng to install the recommended ATI driver which is 8.660. (Hardware)

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How To Download Free Wallpapers For Windowsview story

http://www.liberiangeek.net – If you need to spruce up your Widows Desktop with quality wallpapers, then check out Dream Desktop, a high quality wallpaper site with thousands of wallpapers free for all. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Screen dimming on idle issue.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – This applies to all laptops in which ubuntu is capable of brightness adjustment: when enabled, and the computer is idle, it will dim to the minimum brightness. Where this fails, is that it does not restore the previous brightness when you tap the mouse or a key, etc. Is there a way to fix this? (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Toshiba U305 helpview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I need help with a couple of issues on my new Ubuntu 9.01 install with my Toshiba U305 laptop. 1. Is there an app to test my built in camera? 2. When I open the Bluetooth applet it states that: "Your computer does not have any Bluetooth adapter plugged in" 3. Can I use Google Talk with Ubuntu? (Hardware)

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Prevent Your Computer from Falling Asleep with Caffeineview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – Tweaking the power settings on your notebook may help to squeeze out more battery life, but this can also turn your machine into a narcoleptic which abruptly falls asleep when you are watching a movie or reading an ebook. Caffeine is a simple utility that can prevent this from happening. (Distributions)

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[all variants] Laptop Hardware for VirtualBox and case recomendationsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am currently looking for a laptop for my dad. The plan is to install Ubuntu on it. However, he likes to play poker during his travels so Virtualbox will be necessary. I know there is wine, however we have had much better success (flawless operation) with Virtualbox. It will have 4GB of ram. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] nVidia vs ATI graphics on Linux?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I want to get a new laptop with a decent graphics card. I don't care that nVidia's drivers are closed source as long as they're good. I've heard that ATI drivers are buggier and I was wondering which card would be best. I have options like GT 240M, GT 320M, Radeon HD 4670. In theory I think 4670 is fastest, but if it is going to cause computer bugs it's not what I want. So my question is... (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Asus K50IJ-after standby won't auto wake up...view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, trying to set up ubuntu 9.10 on one asus k50ij. Having one little problem. If i close display lid-it goes to standby. If i open lid-nothing-i have to press any key to wake up the computer. As i have one dell mini 10v and have no such problems-is there some fix for this? Thanks (Hardware)

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40+ (Funny) Error Messages You’ve Never Seen Beforeview story

http://www.hongkiat.com – By Peteris Error messages are annoying and disturbing. When they prompted, that means our work for the entire night is screwed. They are frequent visitors particularly if you are Windows users. In fact, sometimes they showed up so frequent that we’ve got no choice but to live with it. (General)