[ad#ad-1]I am using Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope and recently encountered a problem updating the package sources or when reloading the repositories so was unable to add new repos via synaptic or apt-get. The console output was something like
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Get: http://ftp.debian.org sid/main Sources
Get: http://ftp.debian.org sid/contrib Sources
Get: http://ftp.debian.org sid/non-free Sources
[ad#ad-1] When you press the PrintScreen key in Ubuntu, you will see a gnome-screenshot dialog box with options to save the image or Copy it to clipboard. This function is great unless of course, you mistakenly press the key several times day which is really irritating. How about silently saving the image to some predefined location rather than popping up the dialog?
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[ad#ad-1] Ubuntu 9.04, Jaunty Jackalope, is expected to boot under 25 seconds from the grub to the desktop. However, you will probably not meet the expectations. Well, i didn’t. Continue reading Jaunty Does Not Boot Up Under 25 Seconds? Try this.
I have created I-doser Drug File (.DRG) player for Linux. Have tested this on Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope 64 Bit but it should work for most Linux distros.
I will illustrate how to install this on Ubuntu. Please follow the instructions carefully to get it working.
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[ad#ad-1] GYach-E supports Voice Chat and Webcam for Yahoo! Messenger in Linux. It can be installed in most Linux distros by compilation from source. Visit the project homepage here.
Ubutnu users can install GYach-E by simply enabling repository and installing via Synaptic Package Manager.
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[ad#ad-1]If you used wvdial to connect to the internet, you will be disappointed with Jaunty as it does not have wvdial as a part of the default installation, which means you are unable to connect to the internet to download other required packages. Continue reading Install wvdial in Jaunty Jackalope offline
[ad#ad-1]If you have a Hardy or Intrepid installation and have downloaded the iso of Ubuntu, you may install Ubuntu from a USB pen drive if your BIOS supports booting from USB HDD. Continue reading Install Ubuntu from USB drive
[ad#ad-1]I downloaded Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope ISO and discovered that the file was not downloaded properly. It was corrupt. It failed the md5 check and failed to install inside Sun VirtualBox.
I did not want to download the file again. I have a very poor internet connection. I had downloaded the file from http link with the help of wget.
The ISO was the size as specified in the site. I think this process works only if this holds true. Also, it needs to be available in the torrents. These hold true for the file I was trying to download. Continue reading How to fix a corrupt download (Jaunty Jackalope CD Image)
[ad#ad-1]The final stable version of Ubuntu 9.04 has been released today. It is available as a standard Desktop Edition for Desktops, Server Edition for Servers and the Netbook Remix Edition for Laptops and Netbooks. Goto the official site and take a tour to find out more. Continue reading Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty Jackalope) Released
So you have Ubuntu Installed but do no have Internet Connection or have a very slow connection and cannot install new packages or update it. This one is for you. Continue reading Update and Add Packages To Your Offline Ubuntu Installation With Ease