[ubuntu] ESATA transfer rates differ between windows and lucidview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have a Dell Vostro 1720 laptop with a Sunix ECSA24 ExpressCard 2 port ESATA adapter. I have noticed that the transfer rates on Windows 7 to a blank hard disk is close to 80MB/s (sustained) whereas the same copy job maxes out at 50MB/s on Ubuntu - Karmic or Lucid. Anyone can think of why? More details needed? (Hardware)

Why Linux Kicked Windows Out of Hosting Gameview story

http://i486.net – Web hosting two different worlds. One that uses the Windows operating system and run by Linux system. There are many differences between them, but here are some that are crucial for determining the type of accommodation to choose from. (General)

How to configure the network connection on Mandriva 2010view story

http://gamblis.com – After made a fresh Mandriva 2010  installation on my desktop computer. Next step is to connect to the network to gain access to internet and other network resources on my office. This tutorial will guide you how to configure the network connections on Mandriva 2010. (Distributions)

[ubuntu] Driver for STAC 92xx C-major hd audio (SigmaTel, for Dell Inspiron 1720)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi everyone, (Hardware)

[ubuntu] HP 530 laptop turns itself offview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have an HP 530 laptop dual-booting Karmic and XP. This is the series of events that lead to the current state of affairs: 1. Mouse Pad began troubleshooting and acting randomly both in Windows and Ubuntu. 2. As a result, I unplugged the ribbon tape connecting the mousepad to the motherboard and am currently using a USB mouse. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Need desperate help! Boot/partition/windows issues!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Ok, I've tried a million things and read a million forum posts but I can't seem to get anything to work...Here's what happened: (Hardware)

CrossOver Linux 9 reviewview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – One of the most common reasons given for remaining wedded to Microsoft Windows is the absence of a key Windows program on alternative operating systems. But that needn't be the case when you can run Windows programs without the Windows OS. (Software)

Group Descriptors corruption in Linux – cause and solutionview story

http://i486.net – Linux ext2 and ext3 file system area is classified into blocks, which are groups organized by category. It is of particular data structure of each group that defines and contains valuable information, call the group descriptor blocks. Data structure is assigned to each block groups to access it and even inode bitmap, inode table and block bitmap of location information. (General)

[ubuntu] need help with problem (dont know what to classify it as)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – ok, so earlier this morning my linux laptop crashes on me, i reboot it and it says the video card drivers have malfunctioned and need to be reinstalled, and it gives me the option to boot into lower graphics, i do so and then go to sleep as i had work later on that day, i get home from work and set about fixing the problem, i reinstall the nvidia drivers, and then reboot, but now, none of the wind (Hardware)

[ubuntu] Can not save to external hard driveview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a WD My password essential external hard drive. In Windows xp, vistan and 7 I can use it fine, however, my Ubuntu (9.10) can not save to it. I keep getting the message "error while copying to WD Smartware, destination is read only". I have tried formating to NTFS, Fat 32, using G-parted (which sees all partitions on my machine expect this external hard drive). (Hardware)