Asus a43s

I seeking a new laptop to buy it next week and I am considering the asus a43s but I could not find any reviews regarding running linux on it and I want your opinions about it. I am afraid it will give some issues because of the dual graph ics cards it has although Windows list only the nVidia ant no ...

Ubuntu Recovery key-New use

I have a lenovo g550 with comes with a recovery button next to the power button and I just have Ubuntu on my system. So, I want to make use of this so-far obsolete button to let's say... launch an application or something. The problem is that I am not able to configure this button to do anything! I ...

Ubuntu ASUS C90S FN key problems

This post could be related to an Ubuntu bug filed at: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/162787 . ---------------------------- . .After a fresh install of Gutsy on to my ASUS C90S laptop almost all of my function keys worked.The fn+F9 key to toggle the Synaptics touchpad didn't work. I did some ...

Dual Boot Win7 & Ubuntu 11.04 - Boots automatically into Win7 - NO GRUB!!!

I'm having the same problem - having just installed 11.10 alongside Win 7, the computer boots to Windows without displaying a grub menu. I partitioned the HDD manually, as I've done several times when setting up dual boot systems. This time, though, something's obviously gone wrong. For some reason ...

Windows 7 went "invisible" after installing Ubuntu 10.10

So recently I ordered a Ubuntu 10.10 Live CD. I recieved it today and I went to installing it straight away. So I chose the Advanced Partitioning option. Here, I'll tell you the details of each partition I had:1. Windows 7 - 150GB of which 40GB used - It contains Windows 7. I gave it too much space ...

SATA-II drive, SATA-I mobo. BIOS sees, XP install does not.

I realize this sounds like a repeated question, but so far 2 days of searching the web has gotten me no solutions to my problem.First, the equipment I do and do not have.NEW WD SATA-II HDD to replace a dead IDE drive.Asus P4s800d-e deluxe moboDVD/CD burnerFloppy is owned but I don't have the SATA dr ...

Ubuntu Partition table needs to be fixed

My computer is a Asus M50sa Laptop.Let me describe where I stand right now. Booting with GParted Live CD, GParted shows all the space on my hd unallocated. The output for fdisk -l is:Disk /dev/sda: 500.1 GB, 500107862016 bytes255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 60801 cylindersUnits = cylinders of 16065 * 5 ...

mdf password

We have a music server that plays our bar music Unfortunately we have changed music suppliers and now they categorize their music differently ie category 2010 instead of category 10s so it has caused so much confusion here we are desperate. Since I am the only one with enough knowledge to know when ...

Ubuntu backup

Ok here's the deal. During the regular process of using Ubuntu, I end up breaking various stuff and want to reinstall again. I don't want to go over the process of reinstalling all upgrades and all my customizations (such as to services started, /etc/network/interfaces etc). What I am looking for is ...

XML/XSL Newbie Several Questions

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="unicode"?><xsl:stylesheet xmlns:xsl="http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform" (C) xmlns:osxml="osxml" version="1.0">What do these lines do?:<_locDefinition><_locDefault _loc="locData"/>< ...

Ubuntu Specialty keys - Lenovo and Acer Laptops

Okay so I recently bought my girlfriend an acer laptop, I immediately reinstalled Vista and installed Ubuntu to make better use of the merely average specs. But I have one big problem. The Atheros Wireless card wont work, works with Vista though. Any thoughts?Also, this apples to the Acer as well as ...

Ubuntu The "Feisty broke my Vista" thread

all, I just wanted to put a cautionary word out there for Vista users (in the shape of a desperate plea)!I bought a new Asus A8JS notebook after reading in these forums that it runs Ubuntu just fine. However, I was unable to avoid one loaded with Vista Business. I just attempted to install Feisty (S ...

Ubuntu No video signal...?

had problems booting the installerwhen starting the Enterprise Volume Management System I received and error on device dm-0the error seemed to move on to different volumes ? and output another similar error message with different number sets continually, i waited a few min and tried to esc the boot ...

Ubuntu Support for TPM and possibly FIPS?

(BTW, here's a description of the Trusted Platform Module (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trusted_Platform_Module) and FIPS (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federal_Information_Processing_Standard) for the curious).Does anyone know of any successful setup of Ubuntu supporting the TPM chipset for disk enc ...

Ubuntu Lucid will NOT detect my brightness keys!

I've tried everything. I know the keys work because at the boot loader and in windows 7 I can adjust the brightness.Anyways, xev, acpi_listen and xbindkeys -k show nothing when they are pressed.Computer: Asus UX50V LaptopKey Combination: Fn/Function + F5/F6I hope this is a bug and not something I'll ...

help in lenovo s10-2 one key recovery!!

hi. my brother bought me lenovo s10-2 last year.My netbook is featured with the software one key recovery(OKR). Then, over the summer the service partition, being used by the OKR, which was supposedly hidden, suddendly became visible. Then, I cannot use my OKR anymore. I used the supposedly hidden p ...

asus eeepc: password recovery

sorry this might be a total waste of all of your guys time but, this guy gave me a free laptop, thats right some dude just gave me this laptop said he got a new one and no longer needs this ancient pos. well i aint so rich, so I take it home turns out its a eee pc asus with linux. there isnt even a ...

Quad Boot Cannot Work Because of ONE Key Recovery System

I had a friend to help in installing a quadruple boot of XP/Fedora 11/Mint/openSuse on my laptop and everything went well until I made a mistake of a wrong choice in the grub. Now every time I reboot, the ONE key recovery system of my Lenovo would start-up and would proceed on asking me questions so ...

Ubuntu Asus Eee 1201N - Recovery

I have an Asus Eee 1201N PC that I installed Ubuntu on. Now the recover partition doesn't work. I called Asus to get a Recovery DVD, and they tell me I am supposed to just use the recovery partition that is on the HD that doesn't work.I asked them if there was some way I could just buy one, and they ...

Ubuntu Asus Recovery Utility Killed Grub?

I've been searching all day for something related to this, but everything I found is related to XP installs on Ubuntu-only systems or re-installation of XP on dual boots.I've been running a dual-boot XP/Ubuntu 9.04 NR system for a couple months. I'm primarily using Ubuntu, but have to keep XP around ...

Ubuntu initial screen display: Asus 901 v HP Mini 1000 - recovery

My Asus 901 and my HP Mini 1000 run Hardy Heron. During boot, my 901 presents Ubuntu OS options, my HP Mini does not show those options. Two days ago, my 901 stopped working on wireless and ethernet. During a subsequent boot, I chose "recovery", watched lots of unpacking. After a reboot, t ...

Ubuntu Asus K50IJ-how to activate windows/super L key?

trying to set up ubuntu 9.10 on asus k50ij and one more issue that i have is missing super l/windows key. I am using it on dell mini 10v to hide all windows and to show desktop, but on asus it seems to be dead. I tried to set it up as usually in keyboard shortcuts-but have no response from that key. ...

Ubuntu Asus M2N-CM DVI does not boot usb key

I just want to boot to usb key (in which I copied ubuntu) and this motherboard [http://my.asus.com/products.aspx?l1=3&l2=149&l3=642&l4=0&model=2078&modelmenu=1] (http://my.asus.com/products.aspx?l1=3&l2=149&l3=642&l4=0&model=2078&modelmenu=1%5D) does not boot ...

Ubuntu fn key for sound on asus notebook is not working

I installed Ubuntu 8.04 on my Asus A3F Notebook. Unfortunately my "fn" key seems not to work in matters of sound. So it is not possible to adjust anything concerning sound with it. It is a little bit strange because the fn key works to adjust the monitor for example. Do you have an idea wh ...

Ubuntu Brightness key on ASUS UL30VT

i just wanna sharehttp://iruellife.blogspot.com/2010/05/brightness-key-asus-ul30vt.htmlmaybe it usable;) ...

Ubuntu asus a6va and apecial key for wireless fn+F2

I have this problem in guisty gibbon rc and feisty:The special key that allows to enable/disable wireless doesn't work.The other special key works (like sound contrast ecc.).I have a Asus a6va laptop.Can anyone help me? ...

MySQL Recovery causing ERROR 1062 (23000) at line 257653 in file: 'rec_DB1_016179.sql': Duplicate entry '20240' for key 'PRIMARY'

I am restoring serveral databases from a backup taken with mysqldump and rolling them forward by using the mysqlbinlog program to generate a list of statement for each database so that I can restore them all to the same point in time So for the fisrt log I do: mysqlbinlog --database=<database> ...

Ubuntu Asus EEE PC Fn-F(1-12) key support

I have an Asus EEE PC 1005 HAB. I have been booting Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop from my 4 GB flash drive. Yesterday I downloaded EEEBuntu on my flash drive and I noticed one thing: it had full support for my Fn-F(1-12) keys. I was wondering if there was a way to make this work on Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop versi ...

Ubuntu Asus eeepc 1101HA Recovery option killed 9.10

I have an eeepc 1101HA with NBR 9.10 dual boot with XP HomeI have been using this configuration successfully for months, after quite a bit of work fixing the sound issues, wifi issues and video issues. It still has a standby issue, but its liveable and Im quite happy with its performance for such an ...

Ubuntu SSH id_dsa user key recovery

I didn't know where to put this thread so I'll try here.I had to do a reinstall of my work pc so I could upgrade from 8.04 to 8.10, but I forgot to do a backup from my .ssh directory.There's a way to recover my old id_dsa key from my old id_dsa.pub key???? ...

Ubuntu Help with Adding Key Functions to Asus Laptop

I recently installed Ubuntu Hardy on my wifes ASUS laptop (Model W3V). It runs great, looks awesome, and we've had no (0, none, zip, zero) issues with it.The only thing I can't figure out so far is how to regain some of the functionality of the side buttons, the little shortcut buttons on either sid ...

Ubuntu Asus 1005PEB Gnome Terminal o-key

Ok, so all of my machines now run one version of ubuntu or another including my wee little netbook. Since Krmic, when I am in a terminal and hit the o-key the letter does not appear on the command line and the gnome help page is launched. The first time this happened I was typing osh-cosh-begosh and ...

Ubuntu Asus A8HE, wireless function key and LED not working.

I have a newer Asus laptop, model A8HE. This machine has an Atheros wireless card which works OOB, but for whatever reason the wireless LED does not stay lit when booting, and Fn-F2 does not work to toggle the interface. I can't seem to find the correct directory to manually enable/disable the LED ( ...

Ubuntu PGP Key Recovery

I updated to 9.10 not to long ago from 8.10 but before I upgraded I backed up my entire home directory. In my previous installation I had created a PGP Encryption Key in the Passwords and Keys application. Is there anyway to recover it from my old home folder? Id also like to know where they are sto ...

Oracle Catalogue Recovery Procedure - The Key Wallet

I'm writing a test plan for a large OSB rollout which will include the testing of the catalogue recovery procedure. I'm OK with the bulk of the procedure but there is one area that the documentation seems contradictory about.In the Admin Guide that documents the recovery procedure it says that the o ...

Ubuntu Media key on an ASUS F3Sc laptop not working

I'm on an ASUS F3Sc, running Ubuntu Gutsy. Running Gnome, my fn-keys work fine, but when I use KDE, not all is so well.Volume:Mute works, but mutes PC Speaker instead of the active Front in kmixerVolume up, says "Volume 11%" no matter how many times I press, and kmixer does nothingVolume d ...

Ubuntu Cannot enter recovery mode

Help! I messed up my video drivers and now can't get into recovery mode. Pressing the shift key isn't working. All that happens is the splash screen appears in faded looking colors and then fades to white. I've got an ASUS N61 laptop with an ATI Radeon 5730 graphics card. I just upgraded to 10.10 fr ...

Wireless Problem on Asus eeePC 1000HE with Ubuntu 9.04

I used Wubi to install Ubuntu Jaunty in my netbook, everything works fine, except for some problems with sound (but that is another issue here). The internet works fine for a few months but suddenly, yesterday my computer are not able to connect to the wireless.Thinking that it might be a problem wi ...

Ubuntu Howto install and set up Dapper on an Asus A6

I bought an Asus A6VA recently and just finished installing Kubuntu Dapper on it. This thread is intended to help others with this and similar laptops get everything working with issues that are specific to this hardware, but not to show people how to install/configure software not related to gettin ...

Dual boot failure ASUS EeePC with WinXP-UBUNTU

My son in law has recently (Oct.-2011) bought an Asus EeePC 1201NL, preloaded with Win XP. No Recovery or Utilities CD/DVD, (although the manual says the CD/DVD that comes with the machine), were supplied with the netbook. He has been using Ubuntu, and wanted Ubuntu 10.04 on the new machine. He was ...

Ubuntu Hosed my external disk with usb key creator need help with data recovery

Ok super stupid thing here! I was going to make a usb boot disk and pushed enter before I confirmed which disk I had...it said it couldn't mount the disk but now all my data is a no show and what does show is nonsense...it was only about 3 seconds from the boo-boo to shutdown so I don't think I actu ...

Ubuntu my asus laptop brightness hot key doesnt work

Im tryin to adjust my laptop brightness. It only goes brightness down, and doesnt go brightness up. I cant see my monitor at all. I use FN and f5 or f6. Please help ...

Ubuntu my asus laptop brightness hot key doesnt work

Im tryin to adjust my laptop brightness. It only goes brightness down, and doesnt go brightness up. I cant see my monitor at all. I use FN and f5 or f6. Please help ...

System recovery doesn't work properly

I had some problems with my notebook so I decided to reinstall system recovery for windows 2000 Pro. Everything was fine, last thing was "system recovery is completed" and afterward computer restart with message:"Invalid system diskReplace the disk, and then press any key"So I fi ...

Ubuntu Can't install alongside Windows on Asus Eee PC 1015PED

Just acquired an Asus Eee PC 1015PED with Windows Seven Starter OS.I put Ubuntu 11.04 on a USB drive, tried it & then attempted to install it from the Ubuntu desktop.Unlike the instructions, there was no option to install Ubuntu alongside W7, only INSIDE (or instead or manual).Is this because th ...

Ubuntu Hanging on 11.04 install on ASUS F50SV

I'm completely new to the world of Ubuntu, but I'd been hearing nice things about it so I thought I'd give it a try. I downloaded the image file and extracted it as commanded, then proceeded with the installation to a fresh partition. Everything went smoothly until the computer rebooted, after which ...

Ubuntu not booting after upgrade on ASUS T-91MT

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 11.04 on my ASUS T-91MT netbook, but during the final "restart the computer" step, Ubuntu wouldn't boot up. When I select it in the GRUB menu (I'm dual-booting), all I get is a blank screen with a blinking cursor. I thought it might be configuring things, but afte ...

Ubuntu keyboard and touchpad completely unresponsive on netbook remix 10.10 on Asus EeePC

all, I'm a BRAND NEW user, never used Linux before last night, so if anyone can provide me a step-by-step guide, that would be extremely helpful. I'm trying to read up right now to understand more, but haven't had much time just yet.Here's my problem:I have a brand new Asus EeePC 1001PXD that came w ...

Creating a recovery disc for XP SP3

I have a slightly dumb question, and I apologize in advance for the lengthy background before asking the question.I am following some directions in this article (http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0%2C2817%2C2325399%2C00.asp) for creating a recovery disk for Windows XP SP3. Basically, what the article sa ...

Hey, I need a regiestry key

My spybot deleted this regiestry key wscntfy.exe, it doesn't have any recovery. But what the problem is, I don't have windows update enabled, so now its saying enable it, and if I don't it has the warning thing in the icon tray, so I need the regiestry key so I can install it into the system so it w ...