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packages for ubuntu 6.10

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/

Kopete in Xubuntu??

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?

Ubuntu Thunderbird newsreader password

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?

Why is Ubuntu freezing and acting strange on my computer?

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

Ubuntu Default action

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

Ubuntu etc/apt

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

Ubuntu amd dual-core cpu funniness

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

Oracle Need sql query to get the output from two table

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

SQL server manager equivalent for Linux/Ubuntu?

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

Ubuntu libdb.so.3

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

Debian Sid on Xubuntu?

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

Oracle How to find MGP current status: running or not

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

Oracle SQL Query Parameter

i have a query the output look like this.. PRODUCT---------------ITEM-----------------GRADE DP50---------------------NULL--------------------K NULL---------------------A54----------------------L NULL---------------------X56----------------------L NUL

Ubuntu Ntfs write support installed by default?

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?

Ubuntu firefox 2.0.0.2 tab problem

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 2.0.0.2 and everything works fine...except the tabs. I can do the tabs just fine but when I click a

Ubuntu Weird Theme problem

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?

MSSQL TO ORACLE

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,

Ubuntu Strange Nvidia GLX problem with beryl

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

Ubuntu Strange behaviour of the /usr/bin/network-admin

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

Ubuntu Writing on external harddrive

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?