Ubuntu 11.10 Install Issues w RAID

Any help would be greatly appreciated. I am attempting to install Ubuntu 11/10 onto a server I've custom built and I'm having issues setting up the partitioning.Here is the hardware set up I'm attempting:2x 250GB HDDs in a RAID1 array7x 2T HDDs in a RAID5 array1x 1T HDD in no RAID setupWhen I attemp ...

Ubuntu 11.10, install nvidia driver - cannot in X

I have googled for a solution but can`t find anything that works, maybe because the solutions are not related to Ubuntu 11.10I have really slow graphics on my newly installed Ubuntu, and I want to try newer drivers. I have a nvidia.run file.I try to install in terminal as root, the nvidia program st ...

Fresh Ubuntu 11.10 install is creating huge syslog & kern.log

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 on my netbook and desktop. Netbook is fine, everything works great. The desktop seems to be having a problem and I have syslog and kern.log files >1.5GB in under 1hr use.The following messages are just repeatedly being spammed into the log files. Can anyone help me ...

JDownloader in Ubuntu 11.10 Beta via PPA

I've been able to use this program in the past but can't seem to get it working via command line in 11.10. I followed the commands below...sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jd-team/jdownloadersudo apt-get updatesudo apt-get install jdownloaderI get the error below.W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.n ...

Ubuntu 11.10: install, upgrade, or boot from CD, nothing is ouputed to the screen.

I have an AMD llano based system. I have an AMD a8-3850 APU. Driver support on 11.04 was terrible but at least it mostly worked. There were issues with 11.04 and llano that were supposed to be resolved with new drivers and the new linux 3.0 kernel on 11.10. However, when I upgrade, install, or even ...

Ubuntu 11.10 install crashed, now black screen and no OS

I am basically new to Ubuntu and trying to install it on my refurbished laptop - 11.10 from a live cd recorded online. It got partway through before crashing. It suggested checking hardware requirements (I think they are fine - IBM 2.2GHZ, 2048MB, 100GB), moving to a cooler environment, and possible ...

Issue with grub and external USB Ubuntu 11.10 install

I'm rather new to Linux altogether and wanted to give Ubuntu a try. Months ago, I installed 11.04 onto an external USB hard drive and ran it alongside OS X 10.7. I tried to upgrade once 11.10 went gold, but had problems with the finished installation, so I decided to format my external drive and sta ...

Ubuntu 11.10 install boot fails, monitor suspected

I successfully installed 11.10 Desktop on a Dell XPS 600 when I had an Apple DVI monitor attached. Switched to an old (but great for it's age) Samsung SyncMaster 770 TFT. X wasn't happy, displayed a dialog box that went off the screen with failed monitor probes (sorry, don't have those messages), bu ...

Ubuntu 11.10 install hangs at splash-screen

HiI'm trying to install 11.10 on an iMac 5.1 (Core2 Duo, 3 Gb RAM, ATI Radeon X1600, 1680x1050 resolution). When I boot the CD from rEFIt, I get the initial splash screen, then the drive whirs like mad as it loads stuff off the CD, then I get the second splash-screen, and everything freezes. I've tr ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Install on SSD?

I've located two SATA identical 100 GB SSD's and I'm wondering if it's OK to load 11.10 on them? I've never used SSD's and I have no idea if Linux or 11.10 for that matter can utilize the drives efficiently with use of the TRIM command or some other garbage collection mechanism...Can anyone tell me ...

Triple Monitor on Ubuntu 11.10

Hi, I'm sorry if this post is already addressed, but I searched and checked around and didn't find anything that was able to help me and I wanted to reach out.The issue is that I cannot get triple monitors functioning correctly on my Ubuntu 11.10 install.Here's my setup:Two PNY GTX 260s each with du ...

My Acer Aspire Timelinex AS4830TG-6450 kubuntu 11.10 install instructions

The synopsis from my detailed blog post (http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/djcp/2011/11/kubuntu-11-10-on-the-acer-aspire-timelinex-4830tg-6450/) on how I got this machine working - and working really well:The info below should tell you most of what you need to get kubuntu 11.10 working on the Acer Aspire ...

Ubuntu 11.10 install on thinkpad x120 -- boots into windows (no grub)!

I am trying to fix my sister's uselessly slow Thinkpad X120 by installing Ubuntu. Unfortunately, she wants to keep her Windows so that she can use Netflix and a few other applications.I tried to set up a dual boot, which I have done many times before.I created partions manually:/dev/sda1, ntfs, 419 ...

Ubuntu 11.10 install archive failure.

The last two times I have updated the system, I have received an error "InstallArchives() failed".Does anyone know how to find out what is causing this, and if anything can be done about it?I have also noticed that when I use "sudo apt-get upgrade" I get the following.Reading pac ...

Ubuntu 11.10 install error

im new to ubuntu and im not sure if there is already a thread about this but i couldnt find a fix.i installed ubuntu onto a flash drive, and everytime i try to install it to my HDD (Dual boot, or ubuntu by itself) i get an error that reads: An attempt to configure apt to install additional packages ...

Sound not working Ubuntu 11.10 install

New to Ubuntu, but always heard great things about Linux so I took the plunge. However, audio is not working at all. I've tried to hunt down all the potential volume sliders from Systems Settings to keyboard locks to individual programs. Windows XP Hardware Manager says I'm using Realtek High Defini ...

ubuntu 11.10 install on a Dell 420 with a sata drive

I have an old Dell Precision 420 that is currently running Fedora 6 on a 300M IDE disk. I want to install Ubuntu but keep the old fedora. So I installed a Seagate SATA disk (2T) and a PCI sata adapter made by "CMD Technologies" that uses the Silicon Image chip set (3114). The problem is th ...

Ubuntu 11.10 install on External drive problem

So my Mac is dualbooting OSX and Windows 7 with BootCamp, the problem I'm having relates to booting Ubuntu from an external drive. I installed Ubuntu to my external drive, and all went well (installed boot loader to right place as well), but when I then tried to boot, my mac just went straight to my ...

Is it safe to install updated Intel drivers for Ubuntu 11.10

Is it safe to install updated Intel drivers for Ubuntu 11.10 from the following PPAs?ppa:glasen/intel-driverppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updatesHere's my system spec.Sony Vaio S-series VPCSE190XIntel Core i7-2640M processor (2.80GHz / 3.50GHz with Turbo Boost)AMD Radeon HD 6630M (1GB) hybrid graphics with In ...

I cant seem to install Google video chat on Ubuntu 11.10

I have just downloaded google video chat support and it isnt installing.I have 64-bit Ubuntu 11.10 and it says in the software centre that dependancies are not met. The file dependencies are lib32v4l-0.I have tried to find it on synaptic and tried to find on terminal by running sudo apt-get install ...

how to install adobe air 2 on ubuntu 11.10?

So, being that guy that has to be first, I installed Ubuntu 11.10 but now I'm trying to install Adobe AIR 2 through the terminal but running the instructions from the adobe air page here (http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/521/cpsid_52132.html#main_Install_AIR_2_on_64_bit_Ubun tu_9_04) (granted it's for 11.10 ...

Ubuntu No USB after 11.10 install

Hi, I've just installed Ubuntu 11.10, the installation was fine. Once the install ended, I rebooted my PC.Grub loaded (fine) and my Mouse and Keyboard worked, but when Ubuntu loads no USB device is recognized.I've tried different mouses and keyboards (all of them USB devices)So I can not do anything ...

Ubuntu Just upgraded to 11.10 help on ppa ??

I just updated to Ubuntu 11.10 and the problem is that some ppa's are disabled cause of upgrade....already enabled them and everythinh but I think I deleted some important ppa's that come out with ubuntu 11.10 so plz could someone post a screener with the default ppa 11.10? or just post them here??? ...

help! looking to install nVidia GPU driver on 64bit ubuntu 11.10

First off, I should let anyone reading this know that I have been running linux for a couple months now, so I am somewhat still new to its differences from windows/mac. this problem was not noticed until I recently tried to use the HDMI out from my laptop.After installing NVTV and attempting to run ...

Ubuntu 11.10 clean install fails to install GRUB2 in /dev/sda2

I tried to install Ubuntu 11.10 amd64 on my notebook, but installation fails to install GRUB2 in custom location.My drive:sdasda1: win7 truecrypt wde (raw)sda2: /boot (ext2)sda5: / (ext4)sda3: truecrypt (raw)First I tried using Alternate CD and at the end it says it can't see other operating systems ...

Ubuntu 11.10 fresh install = problems with updating.

I've got a laptop that I just put 11.10 on. It's an older laptop but seems to be functioning decently with 11.10.When I run apt-get update, I get the following:Ign http://extras.ubuntu.com oneiric InReleaseGet:1 http://extras.ubuntu.com oneiric Release.gpg [72 B]Ign http://ubuntu.osuosl.org oneiric ...

How to install avidemux in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot?

After several hours of frustration, I am asking for your help.(BACKGROUND: Avidemux is no longer in oneiric http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1850942)Avidemux was in my machine in Ubuntu 11.04. After I upgraded to 11.10, it was still there from previous install. However, recently, I had to go ...

Ubuntu Blank screen after 11.10 install attempt

Well, this was from another post, but that issue turned into this issue, so I decided to start another thread:Look guys, I need serious help. I'm completely lost. While attempting a fresh installation of Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelet) from a bootable USB stick, I received a notification that read som ...

I cant get Ubuntu 11.10 to install inside Windows 7...HELP!

I have a Dell XPS M1330. I have tried to install Ubuntu 11.10 a dozen times with a few different methods. I go through all the instructions via a CD boot method, answer all the questions, and when I go to restart, I never get an option of Windows 7 or Ubuntu. I feel like its a problem with the parti ...

Infinite loop prevents from booting Ubuntu 11.10 after clean install

I did a clean install of Ubuntu 11.10 and only ended up in a black screen at boot time. After removing the "quiet splash" options to see command prompts it seems i cannot login due to an infinite loop regarding the detection of my USB mouse. [ ... ] ...[ 29.33 ] eth0: no IPv6 routers prese ...

Ubuntu 11.10 refuses to install using Wubi on Windows 7

all, I'm new to this forum so I apologize if this is in the wrong place. Please let me know if it is.I recently got a new ThinkPad Edge e220s with Windows 7 Pro on it, and I'm trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 using the WUBI installer. It gets completely done with the insatllation but before it asks me ...

trying to install ubuntu 11.10

I'm trying to install ubuntu 11.10 on my main PC at home, i had 11.04 installed, but i screwed up the library links and thought it was a good time to clean install.I'm using live_cd x86_64 on a pen drive with unetbootin.However, when i boot it says /dev/sda1 mounted to /cdrom which means i can't for ...

Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit version failed to install synaptic

My Ubuntu is 11.10 64bit versionfred@paradise ~ $ lsb_release -aNo LSB modules are available.Distributor ID: UbuntuDescription: Ubuntu 11.10Release: 11.10Codename: oneiricfred@paradise ~ $ uname -mx86_64fred@paradise ~ $ I can't install synaptic. Regards !fred@paradise ~ $ sudo apt-get install synap ...

Ubuntu 11.10 automated install - blinking cursor

I am currently trying to setup a fully automated deployment method of Ubuntu 11.10 from a local web server. I am following the basic steps in this article http://www.deployvista.com/Home/tabid/36/EntryID/65/language/en-US/Default.aspx to get everything up and running. I currently have a WDS server f ...

How to install Win7 from Ubuntu? 11.10

I've got a usb installer and a disc installer but in both cases it only gives me custom installation and upgrade installation but I can't make a new partion to install Win7 on.I need a few programs from Windows to work with that don't operate on Ubuntu.Im using ubuntu 11.10 btw. ...

Ubuntu 11.10 can't install

i've installed Kubuntu twice, and there is 5 partitions on my computer. (1: WinXP 32 bit, 2:Kubuntu 11.04 not work 3: Kubuntu 11.04 with failed update 4-5: swap.)I've tried to install Ubuntu 11.10 to the 2nd, and 3rd partitions after clicking on install, a fail message comes up, and tell me, that a ...

Ubuntu 11.10 fresh install gets stuck at Checking Battery State

I just did a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.10 on my Desktop computer. The install seemed to go smoothly. But after the computer rebooted, and I saw Grub (because I also have Windows as an option), and then the purple screen, and then it drops me into this terminal thingy with some text showing the proc ...

Unable to install Ubuntu 11.10

I have almost no experience with Ubuntu.I am trying a clean install of 32 bit Ubuntu 11.10 on a new HP Pavilion p7-1120 using the instructions here (http://www.ubuntu.com/download).The installation seems to start up nicely; it asks if I want to try or install Ubuntu and I select install.It seems to ...

Guitar pro install problems in Ubuntu 11.10 program does not launch

If you have 32 bits install using unity yu might encounter install problems with guitar pro 6.1. If you prefer to have guitar pro in Ubuntu 11.10 Unity 32 bits you will need libssl.so.0.9.8Install Guitarpro 6.1 In case its not loading Install synaptic from the software center From synaptic install l ...

How to install Microsoft Office Suite in Ubuntu 11.10

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and need to install Microsoft's Excel program - when I right click the "setup.exe" file receive the error message that the file is not marked executable.I have WINE installed, but do not know how to change the file permissions for MS Office Suite -Can you take me ...

Problem to install Google Picasa on Ubuntu 11.10

I am trying to install Picasa 3.0 on my desktop running Ubuntu 11.10 (64 bits). I've been using Picasa for quite a while on previous Ubuntu's versions.I got the .deb from here: http://picasa.google.com/linux/To install, I didsudo dpkg -i picasa_3.0-current_amd64.debBut there some dependencies that I ...

How to install 32 bit Python on 64 bit Ubuntu 11.10

I need to install the 32 bit version of python on my 64 bit Ubuntu 11.10 installation. How would i go about doing this? I found a couple of things searching google, but they did not work for me. I will want to compile it from the source (i.e. i don't want to install it though the package manager) So ...

Install ubuntu 11.10 on samsung nc10 + windows

I was wondering if anybody can help me to install ubuntu 11.10 on my samsung nc10 netbook. At the moment it runs windows only and I would like to install ubuntu and keep windows so to have dual boot.I wonder if you guys could tell me how to go about it, how to perhaps partition and things like that ...

XP not recognised by Ubuntu 11.10 Live CD (nor install)

I am starting with an XP laptop and aim to install Ubuntu 11.10 dual boot. However, the live CD 11.10 does not recognise the existing XP. In Ubuntu live session, XP and its files are not indicated, and when I proceed to the install process, the option is offered as 'This computer has no detected ope ...

Cannot install Ubuntu 11.10

Hi, I'm trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 using wubi but when It is trying to load the installer, I get an out of range message on my monitor. I also tried to run Ubuntu in live CD mode but still get the same result. I was able to install Ubuntu 11.04 with no problems. I have an HPE 410t computer with ...

Ubuntu "Error: no such partition" after new 11.10 install

I am attempting to install Ubuntu 11.10 dual-boot with a pre-existing WinXP partition. Both are on the same physical disk. The Linux install is on a logical partition. The installation appears to succeed, but I receive the following after rebooting:Error: no such partition.grub rescue>Restoring m ...

install ubuntu 11.10

I am trying to install ubuntu 11.10. I am doing this on a pc with two disk who ar in raid. When i get the screen in attachement, I don't know what to do. Can anyone help me please. When I click on installeren, then the second screen in attachement is on my screen. ...

Install Ubuntu 11.10

I upgrade my ubuntu 11.04 to 11.10. in progress I just see this error "you have not enough space" and like this. what do you suggest?If I want to install the ubuntu 11.10 by cd, how can I backup my ubuntu 11.10 and restore it on new 11.10 which i want to install it by CD?extremely necessar ...

I can't install Ubuntu 11.10 from CD

I don't know what I'm doing wrong but I just can't install Ubuntu 11.10. I've tried also 10.04, 10.10, 11.04, its the same problem. When the installation reaches to the partition menu, there is no hard drive in the list, and when I try pressing the install button - pops up a message : "No root ...

gLables - Ubuntu 11.10 - will not install.

I am trying to install gLabels on Ubuntu 11.10 but am having a issue.I google searched and searched here but have been unable to find a solution.If someone could help I would be very thankful :)-------------------------------------------------------------------When trying to install by Terminal I ge ...