"/!\ Cannot open audio device." Pianobar error.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I'm running 14.04 and everything is up-to-date. When using pianobar(latest git), after a few songs it starts playing scrambled audio and rushing through the songs at 8 secs/sec. Same issue as this: https://github.com/PromyLOPh/pianobar/issues/432 The solution mentioned is to replace Code: default=alsa dev=default with Code: default=pulse in the /etc/libao.conf file. (Hardware)

firefox on lubuntu live cdview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – The address bar blocks out my typing if the address is more than a couple of dozen characters. I can use the google input on the ubuntu startpage, but I'd like to stop the blocking out. Any suggestions would be welcome. (Hardware)

Build It! Must-Have Open Source Development Toolsview story

https://www.linux.com – These days, there is big demand for strong web and application development skills in the job market. (Software)

[ubuntu] No ethernet connection after Ubuntu 14.04 installationview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi everyone, I've just finished installing Ubuntu on my mining rig, however now I'm not being able to get ethernet connection even though I could get connected for the installation. The network is working fine on other computers and the ports are enabled. (Hardware)

Firefox slow -- plugin-container network hogview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I noticed recently Firefox is sometimes very slow, I do not know what changed that it stopped being fast. It appears this process Code: /usr/lib/firefox/plugin-container -greomni /usr/lib/firefox/omni.ja -appomni /usr/lib/firefox/browser/omni.ja -appdir /usr/lib/firefox/browser 2367 true tab Is hogging all the network for quite a while; if I kill the process, network use falls like a rock (Hardware)

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 388view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 388 for the week October 13 - 19, 2014. Links to UWN Wiki page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuWeeklyNewsletter/Issue388 In This Issue Final Freeze for Ubuntu 14.10 (utopic) in effectUbuntu StatsUbuntu Cloud NewsRandall Ross: Why Smart Phones Aren't - Reason #2 & Reason #3Joe Liau: Documenting the Death of the Dumb Telephone - Part 1: U (Hardware)

[lubuntu] Problems loading https/ SSL-encoded sites with any browser on lubuntu 14.04.1view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi community. There are sites which don't load properly and I remarked that these are all https:// sites. For example my mail account (GMX.net) and also *******anking doesn't work. After login, the content is not properly loaded and I am not able to click anywhere on those sites. (Hardware)

Looking for a offline calendar that synchronizes with Google Calendarview story

http://crunchbang.org – Can't Sunbird do that? (EDIT: now discontinued - look at Lightning instead)What about Evolution?Google Calendar?click the Offline link at the top of the calendar and you are prompted to install Google Gears. It's a Firefox add-on and after doing this, return to Google Calendar and click the Offline link again. This time you'll be offered the option to enable offline access. (HowTos)

how to get my applications to load fasterview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have notice that my applications have taken some time to load up. The application i have notice the problem the most is Mozilla Firefox. Here are my specs of my computer: 2.3ghz amd single core processor, 2gb ram, 250 gb ssd. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Edge scrolling on laptop touchpad causes pastes and browser navigationsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Since installing 14.04 with cursed Unity, I have been having odd behaviour while edge scrolling on my laptop's touchpad. It seems this is caused by unintended pastes, as though tapping the touchpad frequently executes ctrl+v. (Hardware)