I am a newbie to installing linux. I have installed ubuntu 6.10 on my sata disk after many unsuccessful attempts with debian. I want to compile a driver for network card. It requires some files like make gcc etc. But the files /usr/bin/make /usr/bin/
Is it possible to use kopete in Xubuntu as when I use Add/Remove to install it, I see where it says unable to initialize gnome-frontend whatever that means. So what else do I need besides just installing Kopete?
Can you connect to a news server in Thunderbird if the server requires a username and password? I can't seem to find the setting anywhere? Am I being dim?
O.K., I installed whatever version has the long term support (too lazy to look). And when I first start up and get to the log-in screen whenever I press a key it inputs like a thousand of that character and then freezes for a few seconds, it does thi
Hello I have a warcraftII cd. It is music anda data cd. Everytime i put the cd, it asks me if i want to mount it as data or music. One time, i was typing in GAIM and the window poped up, and i maked audio cd, and remember choice. So now it mount only
Hi, I seem to have stuffed up my etc/apt/sources list with installing automatix2. Here is my sources list. Can someone tell me how to adjust the list so that automatix2 will work. I should add, that whatever I have done, prevents synaptic from runnin
Under the system monitor it shows only one cpu. I remember under dapper that it had an icon for both cpus and showed their individual load. Did my install somehow only pickup and utilize on cpu? Ubuntu 6.10 Epox 9npa+SLI x2 3800 2x1gb ddr400 cas 2236
I think i need to precise my doubt in more easy way since i didnt get any responce of my last post. anyway with few sample data and small scenario i hope i may get some help from u all guys. here is table description. sql> select * from req; reque
Hello I'm a Linux/Ubuntu semi newbie (been using it seriously for a year or so..) and I'm looking to make the permanent move from XP to Ubuntu. I am 98% there, I just need to find some utils that I cant do without since they are major components in m
Hi I am having problems running vmware-mui on ubuntu 6.10 64-bit. When i try to run /usr/lib/vmware-mui/apache/bin/httpd.vmware i get the error: error while loading shared libraries: libdb.so.3: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directo
I am interested in installing a program called wxDownload Fast (http://dfast.sourceforge.net/), and it has a Debian Sid Binary Package available. If I'm not mistaken the (K/X)Ubuntu Operating System has some connection with Debian... should I just in
Hi We have a system that is making automatic changes to publication items/user subscription parameter values/ users access to applications/ applications etc on Mobile Server, based on our system changes. We have a class that among other is stopping t
i have a query the output look like this.. PRODUCT---------------ITEM-----------------GRADE DP50---------------------NULL--------------------K NULL---------------------A54----------------------L NULL---------------------X56----------------------L NUL
I read the 13 things you should do after installing ubuntu article, one of which is installing ntfs-3g. Ubuntu found and mounted my ntfs directories right off the bat. Is it necessary to install 3g or is it already installed or what?
I hate to post this stupid problem since I know it's gotta be something I'm doing that is gonna be real easy to fix but here goes. I am using firefox 188.8.131.52 and everything works fine...except the tabs. I can do the tabs just fine but when I click a
when i install a theme, the theme manager tells me it installed correctly but the theme is no where in theme preferences, i checked my .Themes folder and they're in there. Any suggestions?
We need to migrate our database from MSSQL to Oracle and we have over 100 stored procedures written in PL/SQL. I know its a long shot, but has anybody ever successfully used an automatic migration tool to do the work? I've seen some tools on the web,
I have another Nvidia glx related problem. I noticed this, because i am running beryl. I installed fresh nvidia drivers, and glxinfo saig that direct rendering was enabled. Also nvidia-settings showed all the info. But after the next boot, direct ren
Today the network-admin in my system strange acts. When I start it, instead of opening the program, starts the Bug Buddy and scans my system, after that I get the following error message: "Memory status: size: 32739328 vsize: 0 resident: 32739328 sha
When connecting my external harddrive which first was used under Windows, ubuntu identifies it as write-protected. How can I change this in order to be able to use the drive under either system for both reading and writing?