2
votes
1answer
115 views

Recognize new harddisk after hibernate wakeup

I hibernated my computer (suspend to disk) and added a new SATA disk. After resuming, my Ubuntu 10.10 does not recognize the new disk (while the BIOS did when starting up). How can I get my machine ...
2
votes
1answer
213 views

Reading logs after I've had to hard reboot

I have a VGA to S-Video converter which I use to watch movies on the TV from my laptop, but after I've plugged it the laptop starts freezing whenever I try to suspend it or hibernate it. Can I read ...
0
votes
1answer
888 views

Restart problem after installing graphical card driver

My laptop is Lenovo T400, running Ubuntu 10.10. My problem: I just run jockey-gtk and installed ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics driver. But after reboot, there is a short period of graphical ...
8
votes
1answer
627 views

Why does my system boot so slowly?

I installed Ubuntu 10.10 a few days ago. It is really awesome but the problem is that it takes unusually long time (about 20 minutes) for the login screen to appear after the Ubuntu startup screen. ...
5
votes
3answers
249 views

Can't reboot netbook with any of the reboot parameters [closed]

I have a Sony VPCW218AG netbook that I've dual-booted with Ubuntu 10.10. Unlike the preinstalled Windows 7, Ubuntu will not reboot on this computer. Rebooting from Gnome, using the reboot command and ...
10
votes
2answers
2k views

Reboot without sudoer privileges?

I've been trying to get my ubuntu restart without having to edit the sudoers. This has been possible before (in lucid I think) using a dbus command: dbus-send –system –print-reply ...