ubuntu Bios clock keep changing with incorrect time
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I've got two Ubuntu boxes at home (on 32-bit, one 64-bit) and one Windows XP box. I've been tinkering with Samba lately, and I'm getting very, very strange behavior. Shares from one Ubuntu box work just fine, but I cannot get Windows to connect to the other one.Both computers are using the exact same smb.conf file:/etc/samba/smb.conf (slightly
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Nevermind, please ignore this topic, cant find the delte buttonNext time, press the report button () and request that your thread be deleted . All the mods see the report, it's faster.
- ubuntu Gparted
Hi everyone,I used to run Gparted for every partition change I had to do... But since a few weeks, one of my partiton (the one where Vista is installed), I cannot resize or move the partition... Even if I try Gparted from the live CD (where no partition is supposed to be mounted) and if I defragged my partiion where Vista if installed (with many
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Okay, here is a newbie question. I'm about to start college soon. I'll be going for my associates in Computer Science. And I have a problem. I'm somewhat broke. Wachovia approved me for 3500$ but I'll only get half (1750) until half the year is over. That leaves me with 1750 to buy a notebook AND I still need money for books and living expenses.
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Hi ) Need some help...I want to rip all my DVDs and create AVI files for all my movies and tv episodes...I downloaded DVD::Rip but I'm stuck because for some reason it only lets me create 1 AVI file per 2 minute chapter of the tv episode I've started on. I've tried adding them to a cluster, without really understanding what thats about and it adds
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Okay, I'm pretty new to this... what I'm currently attempting to do is install ubuntu 8.10 to my macbook with leopard as a virtual machine using Parallels Desktop. I'm trying to boot ubuntu from a disk image, and I get the loading screen for ubuntu. all looks alright, with two exceptions. it is saying my scsi controller isn't installed, and in
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- ubuntu set up a 3.5g HSDPA connection share
My Huawei USB modem is connected to the computer running Intrepid, and the 3.5g connection works perfectly. I want to create a share with the rest of my computers hooked to a wireless router.I connected a LAN cable from my computer to the WAN port of the router, and tried to set up a network bridge. I edited /etc/network/interfaces as follows:
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Hiya, i would like to suggest that the forum should be easier to see from the homepage, you must do a little bit of searching to find it, a newbie needing help may get fustrated with this, maybe there could be a forum link under the community heading at the top of the homepage??Other distro's have a massive forum link on there homepage, it shows
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ok this issue really has me stumped.I have a IDE hard drive that is in a USB enclosure had it formatted to FAT32 so I could easily transfer files between my Linux system and a Mac book. The hard drive mounts properly and I transfer the files over and they show on the drive and the unmount goes off with out any issues but once I take it over to the
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I have 64 bit Ubuntu running with the Firefox 3 using Flash 10 (the alpha version). When I first used imeem, I was able to listen to the playlists and music files. However, one day, playlists simply stopped loading and the player wouldn't even load. I would just see a white screen instead. The wierd thing is that I didn't even make any changes to