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by bob5
Fri Dec 31, 2010 11:05 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Need help installing nVidia 96.xx.xx driver on Linux Mint 10
Replies: 9
Views: 2381

Re: Need help installing nVidia 96.xx.xx driver on Linux Min

hello ,

Sorry about my blog (http://ubuntulifeblog.blogspot.com/ ) i have updated that post explaining to how turn on the proposed update by GUI .
by bob5
Sun Nov 28, 2010 2:55 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [solved]desktop effects stopped working?
Replies: 6
Views: 557

Re: desktop effects stopped working?

Hello ,

please post your video hardware , have you installed any updates ?
by bob5
Sun Nov 28, 2010 2:42 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: UbuntuOne on Mint-9 broken?
Replies: 8
Views: 1185

Re: UbuntuOne on Mint-9 broken?

Hi Devid ,

Does it install ? , please can you post more info !! ??




Thanks !
by bob5
Sat Nov 06, 2010 1:26 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: HP Laserjet 1020 not printing
Replies: 16
Views: 12183

Re: HP Laserjet 1020 not printing

hi ,

-make sure you've removed the hp driver then use foo2zjs ??
by bob5
Sat Nov 06, 2010 1:22 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: mint 9 realtek 8185 problems (solved)
Replies: 6
Views: 2471

Re: mint 9 realtek 8185 problems

hi ,


Try playing around to find which one works !
by bob5
Mon Sep 13, 2010 2:23 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Executing a file as root without password
Replies: 4
Views: 636

Re: Executing a file as root without password

Hi ,


I would not think so , their maybe .....




sorry !
by bob5
Sat Sep 11, 2010 12:59 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Make Error 2
Replies: 8
Views: 1279

Re: Make Error 2

hi ,

well done !






PS ,check out th readme next time First it will tell every thing that you need to install !
by bob5
Fri Sep 10, 2010 5:13 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Make Error 2
Replies: 8
Views: 1279

Re: Make Error 2

hi ,

were did you download the folder form , could you post the website ! ??

Make sure you have build-essentials installed :

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sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-$(uname -r)
....

-error 2 is running with out sudo mmm I would think


Thanks
by bob5
Fri Sep 10, 2010 12:56 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mouse,PS/2 and USB HID freeze-up after installing Linux Mint
Replies: 1
Views: 540

Re: Mouse,PS/2 and USB HID freeze-up after installing Linux

hi , it sounds like the xserver! https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/wiki/X_Window_System If its an Intel there known issues with the driver it can be removed ! Please post these answers back : Have you installed any updates yet ? how to do you connect to the Internet ( wireless eg )? what is ...
by bob5
Thu Sep 09, 2010 8:58 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Make Error 2
Replies: 8
Views: 1279

Re: Make Error 2

hi
you need to run as root !

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cd /home/benjamin/madwifi
then

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sudo make 


followed by

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sudo make install 


to uninstall

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sudo make uninstall 
check out http://ubuntuguide.org/wiki/Ubuntu:Luci ... 9_archives for more .




Hope it helps !
by bob5
Thu Sep 09, 2010 8:50 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: nokia 6108 not found
Replies: 11
Views: 1077

Re: nokia 6108 not found

Hi ,
Here is a link to Wammu a phone manager :

http://www.ubuntugeek.com/wammu-mobile- ... ne-manager
by bob5
Sat Sep 04, 2010 10:57 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card on
Replies: 31
Views: 3809

Re: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card o

hi

make sure you use a firewall , WAP is old and i would not use it as people can break in to it easy !
by bob5
Fri Sep 03, 2010 8:08 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card on
Replies: 31
Views: 3809

Re: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card o

hi

if you've got xp then log go to http://packages.ubuntu.com/ look for network manager save the files .

go back in to mint and open xp install the files .
by bob5
Fri Sep 03, 2010 8:06 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card on
Replies: 31
Views: 3809

Re: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card o

hi

a clean install will not do anything !!
by bob5
Fri Sep 03, 2010 7:59 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card on
Replies: 31
Views: 3809

Re: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card o

hi
This is all worse than I started out so I think I will roll everything back to network-manager .....
OK give it a go


have you changed /etc/network/interfaces ??
by bob5
Wed Sep 01, 2010 3:28 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card on
Replies: 31
Views: 3809

Re: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card o

hi,
thanks for bearing with me on this.
no thats fine

open :

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gksudo gedit /etc/network/interfaces
and change :
auto lo
iface lo inet loopback

to:

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auto wlan0
iface wlan0 inet loopback
save and reboot
by bob5
Wed Sep 01, 2010 3:08 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card on
Replies: 31
Views: 3809

Re: How to disable internal wireless leaving external card o

hi

-OK open wicd and click Preferences , now under the ceneral settings tab look for network interfaces .

-were it says wireless interface is it eth1 or wlan0 ?






thanks
by bob5
Wed Sep 01, 2010 6:13 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: nokia 6108 not found
Replies: 11
Views: 1077

Re: nokia 6108 not found

hi

lusb shows anything thats connected to your computer if you take the Id like ID 067b:2303 Google it you can find lots of info(helpful hopefully !) !

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