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Is there a program to graphically edit the values of the Embedded Controller in an Acer laptop?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Sorry if this already has an answer, but no matter how unspecific my searches get I can't seem to find anything. My Acer Aspire 5740G has horrible overheating problems. I have taken the computer completely apart and cleaned everything, so please don't suggest that. In Windows, I was able to put my fan speed to full by using the tool, RWEverything. (HowTos)

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How to uninstall ubuntu 15.04 from macbook pro?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Can i uninstall ubuntu from the Disk Utility of mac by deleting the partition or is there any other way. Will be thankful. (HowTos)

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[server] tar backup/restore of entire VPSview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm running a VPS and I need to remove/recreate it for housekeeping purposes. I've started this guide for creating a complete tar backup, and I will download that when it is complete. Before I start, however, I have several questions. First, running the backup itself. I started the backup using the command "sudo tar -cvpzf backup.tar.gz --exclude=/backup.tar.gz --one-file-system /". (Hardware)

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Uses for Old Laptopsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have some pretty old laptops laying around the house that run decently well. I've taken the liberty of installing Ubuntu on all three of them. Is there anything I could use these laptops for in conjunction with my desktop PC? I might consider clustering them, but I wonder if I would be able to disconnect a laptop if I need to be on the go. (Hardware)

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Need for Speed World complains about libgluezillaview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi to everyone:I'm trying to run NFS World and appears one pop-up windows showing this message:"The servers are currently offline. Thanks for your patience." ... (HowTos)

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How to create log file from a command (through alias)view story

http://askubuntu.com – The call is simply ud typed in a terminal. (HowTos)

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Dolphin won't preview windows executable filesview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I use to have KDE 4 on my old computer.I had configured dolphin to show previews in all folders and enabled windows executables under the preview options.With this configuration I was able to see the icons of the executables both on my desktop and in dolphin.I have just finished moving over to Plasma and when I went thought and enabled the previewing of the executables in dolphin they don't s (HowTos)

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kwallet for kmail (kde4) under kf5view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – pacman -Qo /usr/bin/kwalletd /usr/bin/kwalletd is owned by kdebase-runtime 15.04.0-4 pacman -Qo /usr/bin/kwalletd5 :( /usr/bin/kwalletd5 is owned by kwallet 5.9.0-1And yes, you need both. Xabre https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=24115 2015-05-02T01:23:02Z (HowTos)

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[xubuntu] After unlocking screen, Authenticate window will not go awayview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Whenever I unlock my computer, this Authenticate window pops up, saying "Authentication is required to change your own user data." It doesn't matter how many times I click Cancel or enter my password and click Authenticate, it won't go away. I'll attach a pic of the window. Attached Images Screenshot_2015-05-01_18-53-21.png (29.5 KB) (Hardware)

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IcedTea won't work on my browser?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I am using Firefox and I installed Java...again fromhttps://java.com/en/download/help/li...ll.xml#install, but Firefox shows the error when I go to my browser to load some pages: Code: The folloing exception has occured. For more information, try to launch the browser from the command line and examine the output. (Hardware)

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Executing root commands without root password within a shell scriptview story

http://askubuntu.com – Is it possible to write a shell script in which we can include the root commands, and execute it without entering the root password over the terminal. (HowTos)

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DVD Styler Crashes When Trying to Create and ISOview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Every time I try to start a project in DVD Styler it crashes and I get this error listing in syslog. Code: kernel: [ 1417.676687] traps: dvdstyler[5860] trap divide error ip:7f561f2e3d2c sp:7fffa78e0b60 error:0 in libavformat.so.54.20.4[7f561f264000+10e000] At first I thought it was crashing because the file was on an external drive, so I copied to the local disk. (Hardware)