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bio website sharmavivek.co.cc
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Sep
15
comment Is there a tool to manage dash lenses?
apparently it does not work in raring, as no repo is available for that. In software repository for aking1012 change distribution to precise
Aug
24
comment Can I replace the default login screen for the Pantheon Greeter?
I have done what was recommended. I have added greeter-session=pantheon-greeter, but ubuntu is still booting into unity, and not greeter. I have restarted the machine too. Kindly suggest.
May
29
comment Installation issues for Virtualenv and VirtualenvWrapper in 13.04
GuySoft, can you please help here. stackoverflow.com/questions/16811586/…
May
29
comment Installation issues for Virtualenv and VirtualenvWrapper in 13.04
Thank you very much GuySoft. I was able to install Flask.
May
27
comment Installation issues for Virtualenv and VirtualenvWrapper in 13.04
thanks guysoft. I will try this out. And extra thanks for sync tip.
May
14
comment “Disk I/O error:” Can not write anything to mounted partitions
I have made the changes, but I am still getting that error frequently.
May
2
comment “Disk I/O error:” Can not write anything to mounted partitions
Also strangely enough /dev/sda5 300933120 304836607 1951744 82 Linux swap / Solaris /dev/sda6 304838656 309637119 2399232 82 Linux swap / Solaris I have two swap partitions. Can this happen on its own. I am sure I never made more than one.
May
2
comment “Disk I/O error:” Can not write anything to mounted partitions
/dev/sda8 is my root. Will it be safe.
Apr
20
comment Installing Ubuntu with preloaded Windows 7
Scanning the partitions takes long, but by no means 30 mins. I would at max 5 mins. Why dont you restart it.
Apr
15
comment xrandr ignores setting DPI (Zenbook running 12.10)
Andreas, did you find a solution. I am too trying to do the same.
Mar
31
comment Install 32bit Java (OpenJDK) on 64bit Ubuntu 12.04
I am using ubuntu-12-10-64. I tried the default sun-java-6, it didnot work. Then I tried the Oracle-7, even then it didnot work. However, in my office, I was able to setup the juniper-vpn-client on a ubuntu-12.04-32bit machine. Any suggestions.
Mar
12
comment Is /etc/sudoers file only suppose to have read only permissions?
Thanks. I was able to add the following, but i dont know if this is the right thing to do... # User privilege specification root ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL vks ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL
Feb
19
comment Skype stops to send and receive chat messages after 10+ mins into the chat/login
that is exactly what happens, now disabling sound notifications
May
20
comment Best practice to keep a NTFS partition constantly mounted?
Thanks LazyPower, I've done the needful.
Apr
27
comment At what time will the upcoming Ubuntu release be made available?
last time the servers and mirror uploads of the new-ubuntu (10.10) were visible a day before the launch date. I am quite impatient this time too, please share if anyone detects such a glitch.
Mar
18
comment Unity install removed window borders, and display drivers
yes i had the latest updates installed. Yes i am selecting the gnome in gdm :(.
Feb
4
comment How and where all is Ubuntu.com using metalinks?
I am using Chrome, when i clicked ubuntu-10.10-alternate-i386.metalink it opened as a xml text file, but not as a download link. The metalink.org says chrome is supported, am i doing anything wrong. Is it to be open in someother way than just clicking on it.
Jan
26
comment Turning laptop into WAP using netgear WNA1100? (stuck at hostapd)
How do i uninstall it.
Jan
25
comment Turning laptop into WAP using netgear WNA1100? (stuck at hostapd)
Which is the driver that i have to use?
Jan
25
comment Turning laptop into WAP using netgear WNA1100? (stuck at hostapd)
I have used all relevant names I see in lsmod (ath9k_htc, ath9k_hw,ath, cfg). Attaching lsmod output.