Ubuntu 11.10 Authentication for proxy server

I faced problems with Ubuntu while connecting to a proxy server from UBUNTU 11.10I have tried using network manager but apply system wide won't work.The software center or update manager doesn't ask for proxy authentication and firefox cant detect the system proxy settings.I have tried editing gconf ...

Ubuntu 11.10 system-wide proxy settings

I am using Wubi Ubuntu 11.10 on a laptop in my university campus. I can't set the proxy settings to be system-wide. As a result, I have to manually enter the proxy settings in the browser to be able to surf. However, I am not able to use the Software Center or terminal to update/install anything. Ev ...

Setting system proxy on Ubuntu 11.10

I have just installed ubuntu 11.10 on ACER Aspire 5738G with 64bit. I managed to set proxy in such a way that I can update and install and browse the internet.The only problem is to make eclipse or netbeans connect to the net.I have set it on netbeans based on i.e proxy.d.domain.com:8080 and provide ...

Banshee 2.2 Crashes On Startup After Updating To Ubuntu 11.10

Banshee crashes on startup after updating to Ubuntu 11.10. The terminal output from running banshee --debug is:** Running Mono with --debug **[1 Info 00:06:07.801] Running Banshee 2.2.0: [Ubuntu oneiric (development branch) (linux-gnu, i686) @ 2011-09-23 04:51:00 UTC][1 Debug 00:06:07.947] Initializ ...

Ubuntu 11.10 And Proxies

I've just got Ubuntu 11.10 working and I have ran into a problem with working behind a proxy setting. A search around the Internet seems to suggest that it is a bug that people are aware of. Unfortunately I didn't realise that 11.10 is still very new and has a few problems otherwise I would of insta ...

Help Running Game in Wine Ubuntu 11.10

Use to be able to get the game to run smoothly in Ubuntu 10.10. In 11.04 and 11.10 I cannot get passed the Launch/Title screen. It changes resolution, and loads up for the next screen only to crash. In wine1.2, I get a pop-up saying "debugger is running, and to unload it." For Wine1.3 I am ...

x2go "failed password" on Ubuntu 11.10

I'm trying to use x2go to connect from a windows client (x2go Client 3.01-4) to x2goserver on Ubuntu 11.10. Unfortunately, I have been unable to get it to work. Here are the results from /var/log/auth.logOct 28 16:31:50 inspiron sshd[22450]: Failed password for justin from 173.8.XXX.YYY port 50240 s ...

Ubuntu 11.10: Freezes during installation

I am trying to install Ubuntu 11.10. I boot from a USB stick with the amd 64 iso.The motherboard is a Asus E35m1 Deluxe, so it's UEFI. The USB boots up fine and I can run the live version, but when I try to install it just stops.The HDD has three partitions: 70gb ntfs, 70gb ext3 and 840 gb ntfs. I h ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot review - Damn good

For those interested ... Brace yourselves!This is a super uber extremely long and enthusiastic review of Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot with the Unity desktop interface; topics include testing on two systems, with 64-bit processor and a new Nvidia card and 32-bit processor with an old ATI card, live se ...

Remapping keys and mouse buttons under Ubuntu 11.10

Disclaimer: I do realize that this question have been asked and answered many times, but all of the howtos and instructions I have found are obsolete. Regrettably, despite quite a lot of effort, I was unable to find a solution that still works.Methods that I have tried are listed below.Utility calle ...

Ubuntu 11.10 chromium browser Facebook will not load.

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 a couple of months ago from the beta and everything was working fine until recently when i turned on my netbook and went into Firefox to get on Facebook i typed in the facebook web adress and it loaded the homepage fine. Then when i tried to log in to facebook it said ...

How to install VLC in Ubuntu 11.10

Is there any other way of installing aplications in Ubuntu 11.10 successfully than using Terminal? My Terminal doesn't work. It always gives me errors like this: W: Failed to fetch http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/oneiric-backports/main/binary-i386/Packages 407 Proxy Authentication Required ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Gnome Shell Error

I have a DELL 1510 Studio Laptop with ATI Radeon graphic card. Its running on Ubuntu 11.10. However, when I try to load gnome-shell --replace. Following error is thrown. I have removed fglrx driver and installed open source ATI driver. Error Log gnome-shell --replaceJS ERROR: !!! Exception was: Erro ...

Can't install Ubuntu 11.10 Server - linux-headers-server dependency issue?

I'm attempting to install Ubuntu 11.10 Server (AMD64) on a VMWare ESXi virtual machine.When I get to the installing packages stage, it errors out:Installation Step FailedAn installation step failed. You can try to run the failing item again from the menu, or skip it and choose something else. The fa ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Weird browser networking problem, please help!

I'm getting pretty fed up with this, and still have not figured out what is going on here. First, the details:Ubuntu 11.10 system. Wired network connection.I can provide more specifics for the system as needed.My network connection works flawlessly, except in a specific case: Periodically, when I tr ...

Updated to Ubuntu 11.10, Samba slow with XBMC for Xbox

I had Ubuntu 10.10 working fine using samba to connect to my xbox xbmc through the network. The folder access time was great and videos played immediately with no skipping. I then updated to Ubuntu 11.04 using the update manager. I immediately updated to Ubuntu 11.10. Computer got really messed up h ...

Import Appliance VirtualBox OSE from Ubuntu 10.10 to Ubuntu 11.10

:confused:I’d like to know if I can import my VirtualBox OSE from Ubuntu 10.10 to Ubuntu 11.10 coming up in April? I will hold off and wait until April, before purchasing my new computer, if I have to build the VirtualBox OSE from scratch, as I have spent a lot of time on it. Does any one know if t ...

Add Gnome 3 traditional layout in Ubuntu 11.10

How do you guys like this idea: http://brainstorm.ubuntu.com/idea/27614/The idea is about how Ubuntu should have a version of Gnome 3 without the shell (traditional style) available for Ubuntu 11.10 since Canonical won't include Classic Desktop (Gnome 2.30.2) anymore. Linux Mint which is another alt ...

"Ubuntu 11.04 and Ubuntu 11.10 Will Support Multiarch"

Steve Langasek proudly announced last evening, March 22nd, that it is now possible to install library packages of different architectures on your Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) operating system via multiarch.This is great news for all Ubuntu developers and users alike, because it means that commands s ...

Problem with Opencv Libraries at Ubuntu 11.10 Alpha 2!

Hi! At my application i use opencv libraries. So in order to compile it i should install some opencv libraries( SCREENSHOT from my ubuntu 11.04 )http://i55.tinypic.com/rky99c.jpgI have Ubuntu 11.10 alpha 2 in virtualbox. I tried to install this packages from synaptic there, i left it about 10 minute ...

wireless issue on ubuntu 11.10 alpha 2

hi. I just installed ubuntu 11.10. everything works just fine except for my wireless card. Ubuntu automatically detected my card version and activated it for me but actually I doesn't work. I can't see wireless network list. I tried to reinstall it and I even installed ndisgtk but no success.my wire ...

Ubuntu 11.10 alpha 2 sandy bridge support

Review of Ubuntu 11.10 alpha 2My experience with Ubuntu 11.04 and now with Ubuntu 11.10 is mixed. ATI propitiatory never worked for me. Even not in Ubuntu 11.10. I am writing this for all of you who are looking for decent graphics support in their sandy bridge processor. Problems I had in Ubuntu 11. ...

Ubuntu 11.10 apt-get update failed

I've upgrade ubuntu 11.10 alpha 3.When I try to update the system it can't upgrade 2 packages:Reading package lists... DoneReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree Reading state information... DoneThe following packages have been kept back:gcj-4.5-jre-lib mono-runtime0 upgraded, 0 newly ...

Ubuntu 11.10 is where Unity comes of age...?

I have literally just booted the latest build of Ubuntu 11.10, and I'm just writing this to say that I think this is when Unity really blooms. Quite a lot of gripes have been fulfilled, lots of new features and partially redesigned layout make this much improved. Unity haters won't recognize it :DOb ...

No Display on Log Out after upgrade to Ubuntu 11.10

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 11.04 to Ubuntu 11.10.Whenever I log out from the system, there is no display. :(On restarting the machine, I see the lightdm login page.Since Ubuntu has moved to lightdm from gdm, I purged the gdm package.Please let me know if there is a way to fix this problem. ...

Ubuntu [11.10] apt-get update failed to fetch everyting

I recently upgraded to 11.10but now when I use "sudo apt-get update" all sources from launchpad are, or ignored, or they throw a "404 not found" error.I don't know if this is a bug from launchpad or a bug in ubuntu 11.10 or if there is just something I can do to fix it.Dral, ...

ubuntu 11.10 & vmware 7.1.4

bonjour, j'ai installer ubuntu 11.10 et ensuite fais les upgrade, j'ai installer vmware-workstation-full 7.1.4, sa a bien passer, mais quand je lance l'application, j'ai un message d'erreur: kernel module updater,vmware must be compiled & load into the kernelje fais install mais il plante plus l ...

Ubuntu 11.10 on a Power7 LPAR - cdrom mount problems

i try to install Ubuntu 11.10 (build 08312011)on a LPAR of a Power7 System.But the problem is that the installer is unable to mount the media.┌───────────────────┤ [!!] Detec ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 1 (Oneiric Ocelot) Released.

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 1. Codenamed "Oneiric Ocelot", 11.10 continues Ubuntu's proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. The team has been hard at work through this ...

ubuntu 11.10 theme is broken

I'm using ubuntu 11.10 right now, yesterday I updated my system and after rebooting I realized that gnome-shell was installed automatically, and ubuntu desktop was removed, so installed ubuntu desktop again then I faced with a broken Gtk+3 theme, I tried to re-install humanity icon and ambiance them ...

Lend Ubuntu 11.10 Oneric Ocelot Alpha 2 Disc?

UF community, I am requesting the need for the Ubuntu 11.10 'Oneric Ocelot' Alpha 2 ISO image. I think it may be too late after hours of Googling, but I am requesting the need for this for 2 reasons:I dislike the new Unity changes and would like it to still run in GNOME3, so hence that..I want to co ...

Ubuntu 11.10 beta wireless connection issues

I'm on the beta for Ubuntu 11.10 and it's been running smoothly until I updated today. I have to re-enter my passphrase for my wireless network every couple minutes, very annoying haha I was wondering if this was a known bug or if anybody had a work around for me so that I don't have to keep enterin ...

Ubuntu 11.10 beta 1 notebook monitor problem

I'm using ubuntu 11.10 beta 1 on my notebook, everything is fine except the monitor problem make me confused.Everytime I pressed Fn+F2 to shutdown the monitor, it works,but then Fn+F2 again, the monitor will never wake up again!I have to force shutdown system by long press power button,then boot the ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Beta Testing on Dell Mini 1012 Findings

Whats up guys, thought I'd get a bit involved in the new beta release for Ubuntu 11.10. Im going to be testing the new OS on a Dell Mini 1012 and report any bugs and stuff here on this thread; for the benefit of the community and developers. Check back here later for updates. ...

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 ...

modern version of texlive in Ubuntu 11.10?

Is there any chance of an actually recent version of texlive being included in Ubuntu 11.10? I searched on packages.ubuntu.com, and it still shows the 2009 version. New features are added all the time, and for those of us that install texlive-full, is our only option for getting something anywhere c ...

Ubuntu 11.10 & SSDs - Will I have to monkey with fstat

I'll be buying a new pc in the next 2 months and want to install Ubuntu 11.10 as the only os.I've read that for ubuntu 10.10 you had to manually edit fstab to enable trim for the ssd, is this still the case for 11.10.Will any new 120 GB SSD I buy work out of the box with ubuntu 11.10.My idea is to i ...

Internal error in Software Center Ubuntu 11.10

I downloaded Chrome 14, and when i tried to install chrome 14 on Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 1 from Software Center, i got the following errorInternal ErrorThe file "/home/vaibhav/Downloads/google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb" could not be opened.Is there any way to remove this bug and install chr ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 2 (Oneiric Ocelot) Released.

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 2. Codenamed "Oneiric Ocelot", 11.10 continues Ubuntu's proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. The team has been hard at work through this ...

Linksys WRT120N crashes connected to Ubuntu 11.10

I have a linksys WRT120N router, which is shared between a couple users of different platforms.When I use my hp with ubuntu 11.10 installed connected to the wireless the wireless and LAN network goes down, and forces a turn on/off of the router to get connectivity again.I suspect the router firmware ...

Post installation issue with Ubuntu 11.10

Hello, I am new to the Ubuntu forums, and I am having a problem. I recently finished Installing The new Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 2, but after rebooting, I saw the Installer pop up instead of the desktop. I am using Virtualbox 4.1.0 to run Ubuntu, and The iso image is not attached, as shown in the screensho ...

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 ...

Gnome Activities bar problem with ATI on Ubuntu 11.10

I know I shouldn't be discussing Ubuntu 11.10 problems, once it's still in development. Specially when it involves Gnome Shell. But I think you can help me with my problem. Well, I don't know how to describe it so I will send an screenshot.As I said, I'm using Oneiric with Gnome 3, and open source d ...

Skychart/Cartes Du Ciel gets error on startup in Ubuntu 11.10

Just posting this as a tip to fix this problem. When starting Cartes Du Ciel stable or beta version under Ubuntu 11.10 I received this error:TWinControl.WMSize loop detected, the widgetset does not like the LCL bounds or sends unneeded wmsize messages: HorScrollBar:TScrollBar BoundsRealized=l=0,t=67 ...

Ubuntu 11.10, Unity, and Compiz eZoom Plugin

Ubuntu 11.10 is due to be released here very soon, and I would like to upgrade to it. I have been wanting to use Unity to test it out since it was first available. I heavily rely on the Compiz eZoom magnification plugin so that I may effectively use my computer system.In Ubuntu 11.04, eZoom was able ...

Ubuntu 11.10 b2 Live-CD graphics problems with ATI graphics

I would like to try out Ubuntu 11.10 b2 on my computer (an Athlon X2 64 5000+ on an Asus M2A VM/HDMI AM2 Mainboard with 4GB of memory, the graphics card is an HIS Radeon HD 3870).I downloaded the ubuntu-11.10-beta2-desktop-amd64.iso und created a bootable usb stick using UNetbootin.After booting I s ...

ubuntu 11.10 gnome 3 (? screensaver ) cannot unlock blank screen.

OS: Ubuntu 11.10When I do not use gnome 3 desktop for a while I get a blank screen. I am not able to unlock this screen. there is no login menu. dubs daemon seems to be running. In fact I do not now how to disable gnome-screensaver. I cannot find a setting menu to do that. ...

Screen locking in Ubuntu 11.10

I'm having a serious problem with my custom built desktop computer in Ubuntu 11.10. Literally 1 second after I take my hands off of the mouse or keyboard, the screen fades to black. It only happens on my desktop, not my laptop, and they're both running the same exact version of Ubuntu with all the l ...

it dies after I install GNOME shell in Ubuntu 11.10

I was trying Ubuntu 11.10 and everything was fine until I installed the GNOME shell and GNOME tweak tool from Software Centre.After that, I logged out, but the screen displayed nothing. All I could do was shut it down and restart again. When it's supposed to display the log in screen it displayed NO ...

Ubuntu 11.10 screen dies when idle

I have noticed something very strange lately with Ubuntu 11.10 Beta2. When my computer is idle for sometime (I guess for 20-25 mins) the screen goes black (partially i can see the screen and other running programs like web browser etc) and everything freezes. No matter what the screen never lits up ...