How do I uninstall ATI/AMD drivers? Ubuntu 11.10

So I installed this driver update through the system settings menu for the video card. The driver was called "ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics driver". There was some kind of error when it installed but apparently it finished. So i rebooted my computer to finish the installation, but now ...

experience for Ubuntu 11.10

To those who have upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10, how do you feel it.Here's my experience.In the first two days after upgrading my laptop freezes a lot of times and many times i have to press the power key to get restarted. Eventually i got it solved by UNINSTALL the default wireless net card driver.The s ...

Problem installing GIMP in ubuntu 11.10

Linux newbie here...Tried to install Gimp on ubuntu 11.10 using the ubuntu software center and got errors. I then went to the terminal and tried sudo apt-get -f install and got:Reading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree Reading state information... DoneSuggested packages:gimp-help-en gimp ...

Oracle 11gR2 Express Edition on Linux Ubuntu 11.10 how-to (revised)

Oracle 11gR2 Express Edition on Linux Ubuntu 11.10 how-to Author: DudeHistory Version: A, 24-Oct-2011- first releaseVersion: B, 25-Oct-2011- removing content and reducing instructions.- verifying instructions and correcting errors in 6a and 8.- new strategy addressing ORA-00845 error without modifyi ...

Ubuntu 11.10 --> won't boot (was booting)

I have been running Ubuntu 11.10 alternate for more than a month and just now am having some problems. The only thing that I did that I can think of that would've caused this random problem is the Software Center Updates. There was a group of 30~ that I installed yesterday, other than that, no fresh ...

Ubuntu 11.10 64 bits does not boot

I am running an Acer Aspire X1200 http://support.acer.com/acerpanam/desktop/0000/Acer/AspireX1200/AspireX1200sp2.shtmlwith an only Operative system (No windows or another Distro) that is Ubuntu 11..10 64 bits Edition, the partition of it its Sda4 and the Sda1 its the linux-swapHello everyone yesterd ...

After apt-get autoremove Ubuntu 11.10 wont boot

I am running an Acer Aspire X1200 http://support.acer.com/acerpanam/desktop/0000/Acer/AspireX1200/AspireX1200sp2.shtmlwith an only Operative system (No windows or another Distro) that is Ubuntu 11..10 64 bits Edition, the partition of it its Sda4 and the Sda1 its the linux-swapHello everyone yesterd ...

Using a USB winmodem with a Conexant driver in (K)Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric)

With the information given by Diaco, Lamp20, Shizeon, Backu, Chiaseth and the writers of http://help.ubuntu.com/community/DialupModemHowto/Conexant I have used a USB winmodem with a Conexant driver in (K)Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric).Anyway, if I had any big problem with a Conexant modem, I would remember ...

DVD drive locked after aborting Ubuntu 11.10 Live System

G'day everybody,Today I tried to run Ubuntu 11.10 (32 bit) from a Live CD on a PC normally running Windows 7.Short time after selecting "Try Ubuntu" the screen went black and nothing else seemed to happen. So I pressed the PC's reset button which worked and the PC rebooted.I booted into Wi ...

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 ...

How to Re-installing drivers for Intel wifi link 5100 Ubuntu 11.10

I'm trying to upgrade to ubuntu 11.10 but so far i haven't been able to get the wireless card working, it works perfectly in ubuntu 11.4 so i was hoping if someone could direct me or help install an older driver to see if it might fix the problem.the driver i'm trying to install is this http://www.i ...

UBUNTU 11.10 AMD64 On DELL LATITUDE D630 DUAL BOOT

UBUNTU 11.10On Dell Latitude D630, side by side with Windows.Hi all,I am a dumb newbie who wanted to stop using windows.And I did. Two years ago. And it was easy!Ok, let's get started:A. Preparation1. Download the new Ubuntu at:http://www.ubuntu.com/download/ubuntu/download (http://www.ubuntu.com/do ...

Ubuntu 11.10 Unity MASSIVE (imo) problem

Please move this thread to wherever you think it's relevant, and I'm sorry I'm so pathetically terrible at this.I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 with Unity. All was going well until I started to fiddle with compiz.All I did was uncheck OpenGL (in accordance with this guide: http://amazingubuntucube.blogspot.c ...

ATI drivers not working in Ubuntu 11.10

I am using Lenovo Thinkpad laptop with ATI Radeon HD 3400 Series graphic card. I installed Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit today and I found that compiz is not working.1)Hence I installed proprietary drivers displayed on my system (through jockey) .Rebooted my system. Performance is better now but Still compiz ...

ubuntu 11.10 not logging in

After about 6 months I had to start the windows xp on my laptop.The problem is, that I replaced Ubuntu 11.04 with ubuntu 11.10. I have a / partition, a /home and a /stuff partition. (and an /xp ).The first try I failed because I forgot that I had to point the installation to the /home partition. So ...

Ubuntu 11.10 problems

i have a big problem with the new update of ubuntu 11.10 everything was ok till the momment i update my 11.04 for the new version 11.10 suddenly i got unity working in my machine i got happy for a momment but after moving the mouse than everything got crazy i can't not control the cliclings i tried ...

Ubuntu 11.10: Nautilus crashes after 5 minutes.

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and then I found a weird problem: Nautilus crashes after around 5 minutes, which means after 5 minutes, when I hit "places->home folder" or other folders under "places" menu, it will crash. More, after around 5 minutes, all my icons on desktop are gon ...