I've got Toshiba U500 (nVidia). Tried changing /etc/default/grub in many ways, now I've got: GRUB_DEFAULT=5 GRUB_HIDDEN_TIMEOUT_QUIET=true GRUB_TIMEOUT=10 GRUB_DISTRIBUTOR=`lsb_release -i -s 2> ...
When I'm running on battery, I prefer to use the TTYs instead of the full blown GUI as I can squeeze a lot more run time out this way. However, when I want to type in curly braces (AltGr-Shift-è and ...
How do I get some USB devices to be recognised when I plug them in rather than only on boot? [closed]
I have a number of USB devices (including a USB external HD) which will only be recognised by Ubuntu during boot. For example: If I plug in an RS232 device using a serial->USB device THEN boot ...
I want my Ubuntu box to boot directly into a tty login screen and after it does that I want it to automatically run startx how would I go about doing this?
Trying out Ubuntu Intrepid, I have discovered that RightAlt+F1 doesn't take me to tty13. I've exhaustively tried every option presented to me in dpkg-reconfigure console-setup, the best I've been ...