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Master Student in Machine Learning and Data Mining at the Aalto Univerity School of Science (formerly TKK / Helsinki University of Technology) in Helsinki, Finland.

Currently working as Research Assistant in the Speech Group of the Adaptive Informatics Research Centre of the Aalto Univerity School of Science (formerly TKK / Helsinki University of Technology) in Helsinki, Finland.


Dec
28
accepted Buying a videocard: do AMD cards support hardware acceleration on Ubuntu?
Dec
28
accepted How to disable num lock warning
Dec
28
comment How to make a script in init.d run later
Why would I want to do this? As it is a service, should I not really use the ubuntu service options for this? Anyway, fstab is meant for mounting hard drives and profile for the different sessions. So that is not working.
Dec
28
asked How to make a script in init.d run later
Dec
28
comment Canon LBP2900 printer only works when connected after log in
@jrg Maybe not for me, but probably for others.
Dec
27
comment Canon LBP2900 printer only works when connected after log in
@jrg since going to 11.10 I have other problems: askubuntu.com/questions/79906/…
Dec
13
asked How to get a encrypted folder with passphrase
Nov
25
comment Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
I gave you the bounty as you have tried to help me, thanks for that! I however still haven't found a solution regrettably.
Nov
25
awarded  Benefactor
Nov
23
comment Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
When I now look the the ppa link you gave I see the problem, no canon driver packages are published for Oneiric!
Nov
23
comment Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
I didn't install an rpm, but an with alien to deb converted rpm. Why if the ppa is working is putted in this guide: help.ubuntu.com/community/CanonCaptDrv190 different instructions for 11.10? I will later today check the ppa again, and see what went wrong there for me.
Nov
23
comment Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
1) canon.co.uk/Support/Consumer_Products/products/printers/Laser/… says nothing about whether the driver is working for the latest Ubuntu version 2) if you say driver for 32bit 64bit or source package, but not the rpm, than you imply there is a 64bit deb. 3) As I indicated now, that PPA is not working
Nov
23
comment Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
Could you indicate: 1) Where Canon declares the driver to be working, and 2) Where Canon has published a 64-bit deb file of the CAPT driver. The problem is not that libraries are not linked well, but that the cpp protocol file is installed on the wrong location. The ppa you indicated in your search is not working for Oneiric.
Nov
20
comment Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
@fossfreedom I did the modprobe to get that module to load, that part is working. The problem is really with the wrong installation directories I think...
Nov
18
revised Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
edited title
Nov
16
asked Installing LBP 2900 printer -> libs folders wrong?
Nov
5
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Oct
24
comment Will ubuntu work on my computer?
If it turn out that Ubuntu is to heavy / sluggish / slow for your pc you can try a light weight version called xubuntu (xubuntu.com)
Oct
24
comment Will ubuntu work on my computer?
What a bad idea to suggest 10.10. This is a release that will not get any security updates anymore from April on.
Oct
17
awarded  Popular Question