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slack 13 locks up on intel i810 motherboard (Dell PC) revisitedview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – ok, so last time i asked this question, the answer i got was to install slack 13.1 and see if it fixes a random lockup on a Dell PC that uses an i810 chipset. yes it fixed it (mostly). now it works great, except when running as root. it still locks up when running X as root. now however the keyboard doesn't freeze, but X doesn't respond to mouse clicks or most keystrokes. (HowTos)

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tpuchpad not working on netbookview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am not sure whether it is a hardware problem or software problem. I have got a new Netbook(OEM, HongKong made) which came with pre-installed Ubuntu-8.04 and its touchpad was working perfectly well. (HowTos)

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Mustek PowerMust 1060 UPS in Slackwareview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I'm trying to install a Mustek PowerMust 1060 UPS in Slackware without success. It have a USB port to control it but I don't what port it is. Until now I did this: Code: $lsusb Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 Device 005: ID 1058:1010 Western Digital Technologies, Inc. (HowTos)

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upon shutdown, pressed "suspend", now desktop completely dead, no response to anytrysview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have a desktop, 256 gigs, have linux installed, ubuntu 10.04, proceeding to upgrade to 10.10, would not accept upgrade, said only "partial" upgrade would work, in process of partial upgrade computer locks up, in attempt to "restart" i hit "suspend" accidentally, computer goes completely dead, no response to keyboard, mouse, power on button, removal of power cord and (HowTos)

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How do you write a sword-cursor..?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – How do you write a smilie-cursor..? What if someone did up a whole thread. in Linux themology, on the writing of a sword-cursor..? Zowers! If that happened, I’d get my half-inch, glowing metallic blood-red cutlass-cursor, what would spin wildly at the touch of its “spin wildly key”... and would stab-at, at the touch of its “Slab at that! (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Wireless problem with ubuntu 10.10view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I'm having a problem with my wireless connection in ubuntu 10.10. It will connect for about 5 minutes or so and then slow down and finally disconnect. Here is some information that might be helpful: Here is the output of lspci Code: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 82X38/X48 Express DRAM Controller (rev 01) 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82X38/X48 Express Host-Primary PCI (HowTos)

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No gdmview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – This morning no gdm. (HowTos)

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IMPORTANT: tint2 "systray" breakageview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I do not like breaking things, but there is going to be a problem for existing Statler tint2 users when the latest tint2 package is included in the Statler repository. I am writing this as a kind of preemptive warning, so hopefully people will be aware of the issue.Basically, the tint2 config file which shipped with the alpha releases does not contain a `panel_items` variable. (HowTos)

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Does a Logitech MK520 keyboard set work with linux?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Wireless or witless... I though of buying a Logitech MK520 wireless keyboard and mouse, but I haven't found any information on how well this combination will function under linux. (HowTos)

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Synaptics touchpadview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – http://linux.die.net/man/5/synaptics lists the variables for the synclient.I'm new to using a laptop, and the touchpad is driving me crazy.  It scrolls on the right, and has tap touch.  I'm trying to get it to act more sane.  Mostly I use an external mouse.  When I type, if my hand goes too close (!) then the screen scrolls, or I end up on another screen workspace.So (HowTos)