[ubuntu] Dell Inspiron and vertical colored lines in Ubuntu 12.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I had this problem solved for previous versions in this thread http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.p...ge=2&highlight= Now though, I've installed 12.04 LTS. So far fine, then I install synaptic and download all the upgrades. But I can't seem to edit grub2 on the install to do the tweaks that let me avoid the problems discussed in the referenced thread above. Anyone know what to do? (Hardware)

Boot Repair - 'Close all package managers...' Dual Boot Installationview story

http://askubuntu.com – After almost a week I've just about manged to install Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS alongside Windows 8 on a Dell XPS 14 Ultrabook. I have created a partition in Windows to store Ubuntu, rebooted from Windows Advanced Start Up options menu to an EFI USB containing Ubuntu. I've installed Ubuntu on my chosen partition with 4GB swap area also set aside. During the install i get this error message: The 'grub- (HowTos)

How to fix SIGSEGV errors on boot?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I've been having issues with my 13.10 installation ever since upgrading. Problems include an inability to suspend and inconsistent power button behavior (ASUS X201E laptop). On the plus side, my wifi connection issues from 12.04 are gone! Anyway, I think the issues are related to the error messages I keep getting on startup. (HowTos)

Copying files into custom uck chroot environmentview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have been trying to setup a custom Ubuntu 13.10 ISO, containing programs and utilitiess that are beyond what is installed by default. I am initially using uck and finally got it working for me, after I did a: sudo apt-get install synaptic Next, I wanted to quickly add programs using the package manager, but I already had the packages and wanted to simply copy them to the chroot environment's / (HowTos)

How to get rid of the *Personal File Sharing* bar in Nautilus?view story

http://superuser.com – I just moved from Ubuntu to Debian Wheezy and I thought I'd be finally free of all the unnecessary clutter. I guess I was wrong. Here is the situation: In the Downloads folder, Nautilus displays the following message: Personal File Sharing You can receive files over Bluetooth into this folder I'd really like that to go away. (HowTos)

Touchpad configurationview story

http://crunchbang.org – Hello again! Thanks for the replies :)DapperMe17 wrote:Just add the following to startup.sh, via geany. It's that easy, and you won't have to change a thing in xorg.Unfortunately, it gave me no results :( Maybe because my synaptic driver is not being recognized.* * *moetunes wrote:Check the X log (/var/log/Xorg.0.log) to see why the module for the touchpad isn't being used. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] synaptic showing upgradable packages but nothing in software updaterview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, A few days ago I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 (64-bit). When I open synaptic I get a list of 9 upgradable packages (see screenshot), but when checking with Software Updater it tells me the software on this computer is up to date. Does anyone know why the two applications don't agree? (Hardware)

uninstalled deb file shows up on menuview story

http://askubuntu.com – running ubuntu cinnamon 64-bit 13.04 and having an issue I haven't faced before. I recently installed and uninstalled skype using their deb package, but the .deb file keeps popping up on my menu screen when I type in skype. (HowTos)

SOLVED-cant install GDMview story

http://crunchbang.org – Never mind I just installed gdm3 I guess it's just changed it's name to show its newer version------------------------------------------when I try    sudo apt-get install gdm   in terminal I get this messagePackage gdm is not available, but is referred to by another package. This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or is only available from another so (HowTos)

Getting Treepad Lite for Linux to runview story

http://www.kubuntuforums.net – I'm attempting to get this application to run: http://www.treepad.com/linux/treepadlite/ It's not available in the Muon or Synaptic repositories. Does Linux have other repositories which might have it? In any event, I've been attempting to install it via a download. (HowTos)