[SOLVED] RS232 thrue USB, Ubuntu 9.10, VirtualBox to Windows XPview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have had a problem with configuring Virtual Box to let XP use RS232, which is connected by USB to RS232 convertor. I used command: dmesg | grep tty [ 7682.216606] pl2303 ttyUSB0: pl2303 converter now disconnected from ttyUSB0 [ 7687.597459] usb 6-2: pl2303 converter now attached to ttyUSB0 (Hardware)

[ubuntu netbook remix] Netbook remix on Sony W Netbook?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, I have recently bought a Sony Vaio Netbook VPCW12S1E, with Windows 7 Starter installed on it. I would like to install Ubuntu's Netbook Remix on it. I have made the bootable usb stick, but the problem is I can't find how to enter it's bios to make the netbook startup from usb. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Cups Won't start after upgrade to 9.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have upgraded my 8.04 OS to 9.04 and all the printers are gone. I tried to connect to server from System->Administration->Printing and I get a message saying: Code: "There was an error during the CUPS operation: 'httpConnectionEncrypt failed'." I then tried to start cups manually: Code: /etc/init.d/cups.dpkg-new start And Got: (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Audio issues with Ubuntu 9.10 64 bitview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have just recently installed Ubuntu 9.10 64 bit on my HP Pavilion dv7 laptop. The installation worked smoothly and everything seems to be in place. There is just on issue, my audio driver, IDT, was not installed and whenever I try to listen to music through headphones, the audio comes through both the headphones and speakers. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Ubuntu Error 18 | Helpview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I'am old computer installed in Ubuntu. And in hdd very important datas available. When I turn on the my computer gives the following error: Code: GRUP Loading stage1.5. GRUP Loading, please wait... (waiting 1 minute) and; Error 18 Please, how to my hdd on error fix ? Sincerely; (Hardware)

[xubuntu] Extended screen setup problemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I googled and went through the forum but could not find the exact solution on: How to set up extended display on Xubuntu 9.10? The problem most likely is my ancient PC (IBM ThinkPad 600X from year 2000... :D) video drivers, but it's worth asking. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Sound stutters - occasional kernel panicview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I recently upgraded from Intrepid to Jaunty. I now have problems with my sound stuttering a bit (ie: while playing music in Rhythmbox, watching/listening to streams in Firefox, watching movies in VLC...etc). (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Choosing Notebook... Againview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So, I have changed my mind on laptops. I do need something with a matte finish screen. Yet still high in the performance and battery life. Summary: 1. Matte finish screen 2. Best performance CPU and GPU wise. 3. Battery life. 4. I love the black brushed chassis. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] pcmcia esata drive not detectedview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have tested it in windows on the same system and the esata hot plug works. In Ubuntu 9.10, the pcmcia card is detected as SATA_VIA, which it is, but on plugging the hard drive, the drive does not show as connected. Here is the lspci -v output for the controller: RAID bus controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT6421 IDE RAID Controller (rev 50) (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Complete hangup when switching to external Monitor after Hibernationview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Usually I can change between monitors with Fn+F8 without problems. Only when I put the computer into hibernation, bring it back and then try to activate the external mnitoor I get a 100% freeze and need to hard reset. When I press Fn+F8 then, the monitor activates, both screens turn black with only the mousepointer on them. (Hardware)