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I cannot get Ubuntu or Ubuntu-based systems to wake from sleep properly on a Macbook 4,1 pre-October 2008. The backlight for the laptop screen does not turn back on after waking and signal does not pass through the Mini-DVI port to my monitor either (monitor says no signal). I have tried to use the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: TheOuterLinux
I've created a very basic script to run apt-get update and apt-get dist-upgrade unattended (run with cron) and save the logs. Though, it's not really a script, just a file containing the commands to run in order: pasteit .com/18601
I'm currently testing this and ran into some unexpected... (4 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm relatively new to *nix, and have been playing around with my .profile. I've been using ksh as my shell. Specifically I've been playing with my PS1 prompt, and trying to make it look uniform across Ubuntu and Solaris. I've posted what I currently have below.
HOSTNAME=$(hostname) ; export... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: bobwilson
i'm having a frustrating issue with virtual consoles on my ubuntu 9.10 setup
i was having trouble accessing the virtual consoles at all (no visible display) so i installed XDM and set it as the default X login manager)
now when i hit ctl-alt F1-F6 instead of the usual getty (login prompt) i get... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: hopper195
As i m trying to install ubuntu on my virtual PC where h/w confg is as 5GB didk n 512 mb RAm.
after selecting mode option, and after pressing F6 after that screen shows some msg. And not goes to next step.
What is the problem n wht i shall do??
Please provide me solution (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sunray
6. IP Networking
System: Dell Desktop w/ 2 SATA drives running Ubuntu 9.10 that uses 2 ethernet cards, 1 for internet connectivity and another to interface the machine with a high voltage power supply which supports ssh and EPICS controls. Second Ethernet card is connected to a NetGear WNR3500 router, the VME... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: henslewm
i have been tyring to install the Ubuntu OS 9.04 ,some how i failed to install it.
i actually downloaded the OS from Download Ubuntu | Ubuntu
i got the image file i tried to burn it by using nero, it susscessfully burned the image but when i insert the cd into drive and restart my system its... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: MrUser
Okay I have my computer dual booted with Ubuntu 9.04 and Windows Vista, when I play a game on Vista such as Soldier Front or Quake its smooth and very enjoyable, but when I try to get a simple game such as Scorched 3D, its glitchy, choppy, and the background seeps through to the game (I get a... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: phoxly
9. IP Networking
I think terminal outpu is better than long words so:
I rebooted my laptop but no success... It's the same for all entry i added... Any ideas ?
PS: I'm under ubuntu 9.0.4
edit: hostnames can't start with a number, using c4507 for example works. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: nekkro-kvlt
I have a dell poweredge sc430 (what ever that is). Came cheap with an 80 gig sata hard drive.
So maybe a year later I bought a 250 gig sata drive for backup (with rsynch from cron).
Rsynch works fine.
But now the machine won't reboot without me manually
pressing the F1 key.
I see a... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: salmobytes