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2answers
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Upgrading from Ubuntu 10.10 to Kubuntu 11.04 [closed]

How can I upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to Kubuntu 11.04(beta 2)? Also, how much problems should I expect in the beta?
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1answer
334 views

See-through or completely disable wallpaper in KDE? [closed]

Here's my situation: I run Compiz Desktop Cube, with Skydome enabled, on Kubuntu 10.10. I would like to 'disable' or make the KDE wallpaper completely transparent, making the Skydome my 'wallpaper ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

Very slow file copy speed (disk to disk) [closed]

I have AMD athlon x2 3gb RAM ddr2 two hdd one 80gb other 1tb In this computer I got only ubuntu all disk in EXT4 I want to copy 10gb many file of 700mb or 1gb ( many linux ISO ) The transfer is 1mb/s ...
0
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1answer
2k views

How to reset kubuntu to initial state?

Is there a way to reset kubuntu to the initial state? Under initial state, I mean the system and all settings are as kubuntu was installed on a clean disk, but to preserve installed packages. If ...
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1answer
1k views

Vodafone mobile broadband dongle doesn't work [closed]

I'm running kubuntu 10.10 and have vodafone mobile broadband dongle. When I plug it in, I can see a 'new cellular connection' , but when I try to connect it shows 'preparing to connect' but never ...
3
votes
1answer
899 views

KDE 4.6.1 on Ubuntu

This is what I have done. I Added kubuntu backport PPA for Ubuntu 10.10. After I installed the kde-standard package. I then tried to login using KDE plasma workspace from xsession. The problem is ...
4
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1answer
1k views

High CPU usage due to Network manager

This really puzzled me. I noticed à 30% of avahi daemon on Kubuntu 10.10 on a Lenovo T410 (this is the value given by top, not by the task manager of krunner). This was far too high. Trying to ...
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2answers
2k views

Removing pulseaudio, about ALSAMixer

I removed pulseaudio today because rosetta stone had conflicts identifying the microphone which kinda makes it useless to me to learn a new language. Thing is, Alsamixer seems to have screwed up so ...
4
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1answer
732 views

Font style changed suddenly - what's wrong?

/* to see the screenshots clearly please hit 'ctrl' and '+' */ After installing Kubuntu 10.10 the look and feel was awesome. The fonts looked beautiful. But after having a reboot the font style ...
9
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2answers
4k views

How can I disable Hibernate completely in Kubuntu?

I have seen the answer on How to disable hibernating?, but I have no such file. Possibly because that suggestion was written for Ubuntu, not Kubuntu (KDE, not Gnome). I do not have a swap on my ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

Kubuntu login problem

I have a problem when trying to login to my Kubuntu 10.10. The login screen shows up, then I type my password, a blank screen is shown with my desktop background picture and then throws me back on the ...
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5answers
3k views

Why does Akonadi on KDE 4.6.0 refuse to start?

Akonadi refuses to start on my fresh installation of KDE 4.6.0 from the kubuntu-backports PPA on Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat, preventing me from usking KMail. Here is the full error output: ...
0
votes
2answers
430 views

Failure to install software from Software Center [closed]

I have recently installed Ubuntu version 10.10 but I cannot install any software from the Software Center.
2
votes
3answers
1k views

Unable to dual-boot Windows 7 and Kubuntu 10.10

I have installed Windows 7 and Kubuntu 10.10, but the boot menu isn't displayed, and the computer boots into Windows 7 directly. How to fix this?
5
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1answer
577 views

Desktop Icons won't display in all virtual desktops

The icons I set in kubuntu are not displaying correctly, have been trying to find the configuration but the weirdest thing is that they display in Desktop 2 but not in desktop 1 which is the main one, ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Installing/configuring mysql server nightmare

I've never had problems installing and configuring mysql server in kubuntu but now it's just being stubborn, here's my issue: I installed the packages mysql-server, mysql-client (both 5.1), the ...
2
votes
1answer
867 views

I can't get click and drag to work with my Wacom Bamboo P&T

I get my Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch apparently working (By using Martin Owens' PPA), but whenever I try to click and drag something -- for example to move a window -- it will only register as a ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

after upgrade from 10.04 to 10.10, no keyboard, cannot login

just did upgrade from kubuntu 10.04 to 10.10.. after all done and reboot, when the login box shows up, my keyboard and laptop pad ( mouse ) dosn't work, (plugged in the usb mouse, it works sometimes) ...
2
votes
1answer
446 views

How can I fix corrupted icons on task bar?

Just installed Kubuntu and corrupted application icons appear randomly on my task bar. Does it happen to anyone else? Here's how it looks like:
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votes
2answers
319 views

How can I add favorites in Kubuntu Network Release Maverick?

Since the upgrade of my netbook from lucid KNR to maverick KNR, it is not possible anymore to add to the favourites on the search and launch site. The "stars" to add an icon to the favourites is not ...
2
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2answers
2k views

Can't login, kde loads, then back to kdm

Hello to all (K)Ubuntu users, I installed Kubuntu 10.10 after it's release. (I used to use ubuntu, I want to try kubuntu now) Now I can't login in Kubuntu: When(/if) I login with my username and ...
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1answer
529 views

How to play 'wmv9' in Acer Aspire One 751h? [closed]

My fianceé has a AAO 751h. I've convinced her that, for that machine, Ubuntu (and/or derivatives) is a better choice than Windows (any version). But now she wants to install Windows to play video ...