[ubuntu] software raid1 array fails to activate on bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So, I have a raid 1 array that's not starting at boot. I have to manually restart the array, mount it, then add the second drive to as it shows 1 drive failed. it recovers and works fine... until I reboot. Then I have to start all over again. (Hardware)

Enable Terminal beep with pactlview story

http://askubuntu.com – I found a way to enable the terminal beep: pactl upload-sample /usr/share/sounds/gnome/default/alerts/glass.ogg bell.ogg But this gets lost after a reboot. How can I execute this command automaticaly, everytime I start the desktop? Ubuntu: 11.10 with unity. (HowTos)

Network share 'remember forever' option doesn't workview story

http://askubuntu.com – I use Ubuntu 11.10 with xfce & gnome, and am dependent on company network infrastructure for windows shares (as well as Outlook, but more on that later). So I also fall under their password policy, which dictates that I change it every so often. I keep up to date with all updates from Ubuntu. (HowTos)

Stop Boinc from auto-start on system bootview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have installed Boinc and subscribed to the projects I used to have on my old Windows machine. Everything works fine with one exception. I did not see any option in Boinc Manager to specify if I want my job to start on system boot or not. After a reboot I can clearly see in the processes that boinc is doing it's calculations even though the manager is not running. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] frequent dramatic slowdowns, sometimes freezeview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm having very frequent (maybe 4 or 5 times an hour) dramatic slowdowns that last typically a minute or so, sometimes 5 minutes or more. Not all applications are affected equally. Typically nautilus or firefox will freeze meaning there is no change in what they show, even the little whirly dodads on an opening firefox tab quit whirling. Many windows will be featureless grey below the title bar. (Hardware)

Albumbler - A psychic playlist generatorview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Thanks for the quick reply.  Overall I'm quite happy with the setup and Albumbler has become my preferred means of queuing music.  For me personally it's not a big deal to log in and restart the daemon manually, but since I'm partially targeting Linux neophytes with the livecd I'd love to find a solution.I hadn't thought about trying mpc, but just gave it a shot (HowTos)

RHEL and Centos VMs with IO failure on rootview story

http://www.unix.com – Hello, I am running into this issues, few VMWare VM's that are running with RHEL 5.6 and Centos 5.7, are having read write errors on the root file system. This is noticed on all vm's. (HowTos)

Lap top will not Bootview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have downloaded and installed Ubuntu erasing XP in the process. It seemed to install correctly up to the point where I reboot. Machine will not boot. I have just a flashing curser on top left of blank screen. Can you help please? Kind regards Eleanor (HowTos)

[ubuntu] 10.04 64-bit gets unresponsiveview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello. We recently began to switch our database (Firebird) servers from OpenSuse to Ubuntu server 10.04, and with one exception they are running like a charm. On the one problematic server every more or less three month the server gets unresponsive, that means the server responds to ping local shell doesnt work (console is blocked) remote login by ssh doesn't work ftp isn't working, too BUT, t (Hardware)

How do I stop this warning: "W: Duplicate sources.list entry cdrom://Ubuntu 11.10 _Oneiric Ocelot_..."view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm running Ubuntu on a live usb drive and every time I boot, the apt line cdrom://Ubuntu 11.10 _Oneiric Ocelot_ - Release amd64 (20111012)/ oneiric/main i386 Packages and another similar apt line (also sourced from the cdrom) get inserted in the sources.list file. (HowTos)