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"No Ethernet card" while installing debian stableview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a new Intel NUC D54250WYK. I would like to install the latest Debian stable version. After successfully booting from a CD burned from debian-7.3.0-amd64-netinst.iso, the install fails with: No Ethernet card was detected. (HowTos)

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NAS building VS buying a pre-built machineview story

http://crunchbang.org – Thanks for the responses so far, people.@anonymousanonymous wrote:1. Although I have no personal experience, I read very good things about Synology's NASes.Same here. But I can't find anything on how "secure" these actually are.anonymous wrote:2. (HowTos)

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The FitBit App Now Turns The iPhone 5s Into A FitBitview story

http://techcrunch.com – Fitbit has just released a major update to its iOS app for iPhone 5s, allowing the smartphone itself to track steps, distance and burned calories. These are basic features, and just a fraction of the metrics provided by one of Fitbit’s own hardware devices, such as the Fitbit handheld or the Fitbit Flex wristband. (IT news)

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Microsoft Was Right To Worry That Government Snooping Constituted An ‘Advanced Persistent Threat’view story

http://techcrunch.com – Early this month, Microsoft declared that ”government snooping potentially now constitutes an ‘advanced persistent threat,’” a statement that became ironic this weekend, given that, early this month, Microsoft likened government surveillance to “sophisticated malware and cyber attacks.” New NSA revelations out this weekend detailed precisely how the NSA’s (IT news)

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[ubuntu] Basic question: What do we do when an apt-get update fails to find stuff?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Whenever I run "sudo apt-get update", some packages fail; but I'm not sure if that's normal, nor, what I should do about it. Code: $ sudo apt-get update Ign http://dl.google.com stable InRelease Hit http://dl.google.com stable Release.gpg                                    Hit http://dl.google (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Dell Optiplex 755/win 7 wont boot 12.04 usb or disk for new install.Why?Help please!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – the title say it all trying both a good new 12.04 disc or a perfectly good usb boot disc this computer says boot device not available... but both drives work fine this is a new to us computer its never had ubuntu on it I've done many of tens of ubuntu installs, with win 7, and without...and usually able to figure out any problems but now I'm stuck any ideas for sure I'm no tech wizard (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Missing a language, urgent!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – My old computer has Xubuntu 12.04 and in the language settings for the keyboard I was presented with three choices for Greek: Modern, Simple, and Polytonic. I selected Polytonic and it always worked flawlessly. My new, awesome my-winter-present-to-me computer has Xubuntu 13.10 and the only Greek keyboard option is Modern. I need the Polytonic keyboard. Where did it go? Am I missing a package? (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Ubuntu not detecting second monitor?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello forum-goers, I recently purchased a second monitor for my desktop (HP 2211x 21.5 inch LCD monitor) and it won't be recognized by Ubuntu. I went into System -> Preferences -> Display and clicked "Detect Displays" (or something of the like) and my second monitor wasn't picked up. (Hardware)

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Cannot access second hard drive from windows machineview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – i recently added a second hard drive to my ubuntu server, formatted it and mounted it, i then created a folder and shared it using samba, then when i try and open it on my windows machine, it sais i cant, here is my smb.conf # # Sample configuration file for the Samba suite for Debian GNU/Linux. # # # This is the main Samba configuration file. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Flaky Ubuntu after upgrading to 12.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I've recently upgraded my Ubuntu 64bit 10.04 LTS to 12.04, and I've noticed that it's become flakier. It would hang after some period of time, usually when I'm not around, and when I get back, the system is unresponsive and the screen is blank. (Hardware)