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by hotweiss
Tue Jan 13, 2009 2:08 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Laptop Webcam + DELL XPS M1530 tips
Replies: 8
Views: 3112

Re: Laptop Webcam + DELL XPS M1530 tips

Try this then: A) First we’ll need to install the files needed to build the driver by typing the following in Terminal: sudo apt-get install build-essential subversion linux-headers-`uname -r` B) Now we will build the driver by typing the following commands in Terminal: cd /usr/src and then sudo svn...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: 4 Gig Memory
Replies: 7
Views: 1043

Re: 4 Gig Memory

My raid thing is enabled, I have to go into the bios and turn off huh? I was using a live cd but I expected it say I have 3.9 or 3.8 gig available but using x.x gig for the live cd. No, leave your RAID on. It shows 2.5 GB only because you are using the LIVE CD, the 1.4 GB of memory has been allocat...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 8:48 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: 4 Gig Memory
Replies: 7
Views: 1043

Re: 4 Gig Memory

cyberglyph, The first thing that comes to mind is the raid array. Sometimes by default the bios will dedicate x amount of RAM to a raid cache, even if you aren't using raid. Check your bios closely and see if this might be the problem. Nothing else comes to mind right off hand. Fred I'm using RAID ...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 6:53 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Felicia and sony vaio fz21e webcam
Replies: 7
Views: 1992

Re: Felicia and sony vaio fz21e webcam

You can try either one of the two instructions below: 1. svn checkout svn://svn.berlios.de/linux-uvc/linux-uvc/trunk && 2. cd trunk && 3. make && 4. sudo cp -av /lib/modules/$(uname -r)/ubuntu/media/usbvideo/uvcvideo.ko /lib/modules && 5. sudo install -v -m644 uvcvideo.ko /lib/modules/$(uname -r)/ub...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 4:18 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Loud white noise burst when Mint starts up solved
Replies: 11
Views: 1369

Re: Loud white noise burst when Mint starts up

Here is the audio device section of the output: 00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation 82801FB/FBM/FR/FW/FRW (ICH6 Family) High Definition Audio Controller (rev 03) Subsystem: Packard Bell B.V. Device e011 Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 16 Memory at ea100000 (64-bit, non-prefetchab...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 4:10 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Felicia and sony vaio fz21e webcam
Replies: 7
Views: 1992

Re: Felicia and sony vaio fz21e webcam

OK, try this:

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sudo apt-get install build-essential subversion linux-headers-`uname -r`
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svn co http://svn.mediati.org/svn/r5u870/trunk ~/r5u870
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cd ~/r5u870
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sudo make
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sudo make install
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modprobe r5u870
7. Reboot
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 4:03 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Laptop Webcam + DELL XPS M1530 tips
Replies: 8
Views: 3112

Re: Laptop Webcam - DELL XPS M1530

This is the solution:

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sudo  apt-get install linux-uvc-source module-assistant auto-install linux-uvc
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modprobe uvcvideo
3) Reboot

You can read more about it here:

http://www.avalpa.com/assets/andrea/stu ... dio15.html
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 3:53 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Mint on a MacBook 4,1 : Bluetooth doesn't work...
Replies: 5
Views: 2461

Re: Mint on a MacBook 4,1 : Bluetooth doesn't work...

Yes I know, but like, if I pair it with my cellphone, what app can I use to send files? 'Cause my phone still doesn't see the laptop as is, and the BlueTooth icon doesn't offer any options other than "connect new device" Sorry if I'm going a bit off-topic here... You can set-up your Bluetooth devic...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 3:52 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 x64 RC1 released!
Replies: 31
Views: 20838

Re: Linux Mint 6 x64 RC1 released!

can anyone tell me what type of practical pros and cons i would see with using the x64 version over the 32 bit one? I was not a big fan of the 64 bit Mint, but these are the advantages that I have noticed: -faster rendering of certain heavy websites like digg.com -unrar'ing files is twice as fast n...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 7:05 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth headset
Replies: 11
Views: 2098

Re: Bluetooth headset

I'm using the 64 bit version now, but I just edited the instructions and included all of the dependencies that were asked for.
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 6:36 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth headset
Replies: 11
Views: 2098

Re: Bluetooth headset

There is also the option of applying a patch that will allow you to enter any pin: USE AT YOUR OWN RISK 1) download this patch: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/bluez-gnome/+bug/284994/comments/86 2) apply it: Just download the source of bluez-gnome: apt-get source bluez-gnome Go to the sou...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 4:17 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth headset
Replies: 11
Views: 2098

Re: Bluetooth headset

i hold with 8 second, then use bluetooth applet to search it. after see the devices, i directly connect it. i say the message write using 0000 key to connect that devices. after that it display failed to paring that devices. but the device is using key "8888". not "0000". Here is the solution: http...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 3:40 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth headset
Replies: 11
Views: 2098

Re: Bluetooth headset

Dogs1985 wrote:directly say paring with headset failed.
Sorry for asking an obvious question, but are you first putting the headset into pairing mode?
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 3:30 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth headset
Replies: 11
Views: 2098

Re: Bluetooth headset

Dogs1985 wrote:no. didn't prompt any things to ask me input the device passkey. just direct use 0000, i think many phone is using 0000?
So what exactly happens when you try to pair the headset? Does it give you an error?
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 3:02 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: help needed with intel graphics card
Replies: 3
Views: 925

Re: help needed with intel graphics card

The Intel driver is built in to Mint per se, so you don't have to enable it.

Try this:

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sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-intel
Reboot
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 2:55 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Felicia: Broadcom (BCM4318) - Network Manager | wlan0
Replies: 5
Views: 2329

Re: Felicia: Broadcom (BCM4318) - Network Manager | wlan0

mcurran wrote:I'm using WEP encryption, hex.
Try installing this:

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sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter
reboot after
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 2:46 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth headset
Replies: 11
Views: 2098

Re: Bluetooth headset

i want to ask i use bluetooth applet to connect my bluetooth headset. but i think the default passkey that bluetooth applet is using 0000 (am i right?) . but my bluetooth headset passkey is using 8888, then i need to go where to edit the passkey become 8888? Does it not ask your for the pass key wh...
by hotweiss
Mon Jan 12, 2009 12:05 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Nvidia not working with Felicia
Replies: 3
Views: 1044

Re: Nvidia not working with Felicia

Try rebuilding your xorg in recovery mode first:

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sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg
by hotweiss
Sun Jan 11, 2009 11:37 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Nvidia Video card errors
Replies: 4
Views: 894

Re: Nvidia Video card errors

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sudo apt-get remove nvidia*
and then reinstall

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