jlauno it's just doesn't have any results in the command line00:00
daftykinsjlau: that's normal, you'd need to reboot after that and then check if the connection changes00:00
jlaui found the permissions ok00:00
daftykinsso if you enable execute, then try running the "./scripts/driver-select alx" within a terminal window again00:01
jlauhowever when i typed "make" i got cannot create .config permission denied00:01
Prock81any hints before i take a gander and try sudo aptitude purge linux-image-3.2.0*, and then pick one and break my system and punch my self in the face00:01
daftykinsjlau: interesting, where did you download the file to?00:01
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jlaui ptu the file on desktop on ubuntu00:01
daftykinsjlau: and what did you run to extract it?00:01
mathfreakProck81: No need to purge. Just install a different kernel version00:01
mathfreakProck81: e.g. install linux-image-3.5.0-37-generic with linux-headers-3.5.0-37-generic00:02
mathfreakthe install process should automatically update grub for you, so when you restart, you can select -3700:02
jlaui use winrar pre-extracted on a windows00:02
jlauthen put it there00:02
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daftykinsjlau: you could try 'sudo make' instead00:03
jlaui got error 12500:03
jlauerror 126*00:03
energizer1When I make a cronjob @reboot, it will run as root?00:03
daftykinsdoes it say what that error is about? :)00:03
jlaupermisison denied00:04
mathfreakenergizer1: If you set up the cronjob while you were root, then yes, it'll run as root.00:04
jlauthis is what i got00:05
Prock81here goes, when i come back, will i have to recompile modules manually for other stuff to work00:06
daftykinsjlau: ok one sec00:07
mathfreakProck81: No. The modules should come along with the kernel package.00:07
nieeHi folks :) any one to help me pls? after restart my pc, hostname again change to ubuntu. i change many time in "/etc/hostname" and "hostname xxxx"00:08
daftykinsjlau: could you bring over the .bz2 original file from your Windows PC and paste it on the desktop?00:08
bbflynnCan anyone help me out please? I am getting "Fixing recursive fault but reboot is needed" on a brand new install. I've tried a few different things but nothing has worked. I can provide any details. Any ideas are welcome.00:09
jlaudaftykins: do you mean the tar file i downloaded from the website?00:11
daftykinsjlau: yeah00:11
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energizer1I want to run a script located in ~/bin as root at boot. I have a cronjob "@reboot ~/bin/script.sh" Does that look good? (Or does the ~ refer to the wrong thing?)00:12
daftykinsjlau: place it on the desktop then right click and select 'extract here'00:12
jlaudaftykins: done00:12
mathfreakbbflynn: What kernel version are you running?00:12
energizer1(its a sudo cronjob)00:12
daftykinsjlau: then change into there with your terminal and run the "./scripts/driver-select alx" again without doing anything else00:13
mathfreakenergizer1: You might want to replace the tilde.00:13
bbflynnmathfreak: I don't know, the only way I can even get a terminal is to boot into the livecd. should I boot into the liveCD to find out? From what I've read there may be an issue with this particular laptop. People said they added a boot option but, no one said which one.00:13
mathfreakbbflynn: What things have you tried alreadY/00:14
energizer1mathfreak: with /home/energizer ?00:14
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mathfreakenergizer1: Yes00:14
bbflynnmathfreak: I tried acpi = off in grub..nothing and also pci=nomsi also nothing00:15
Prock81how can i recompile all kernel modules just to be safe?00:15
jlaucool. it compiled and installed00:15
jlaustill no internet connection tho.00:15
daftykinsjlau: neat :) did you do the "sudo modprobe -r alx && sudo modprobe alx" bit too?00:16
bbflynndaftykins: the site I read said pci=nomsi ... is it supposed to be nosmi?00:16
daftykinsbbflynn: i think i read nosmi once before but i can't be sure00:16
daftykinsbbflynn: was it 12.04.2 you installed?00:16
jlaudaftykins now i did.00:16
bbflynndaftykins: yes.00:16
daftykinsjlau: any change from the network manager icon to the left of the speaker + clock top right?00:17
jlaui just did sudo reboot00:17
daftykinsbbflynn: ok just checking you installed with the latest release, do you know what graphics hardware is in this system?00:17
mathfreakProck81: You'll have to download the kernel source code for that. When you install the kernel, only the kernel object files are installed as well (because for practically everyone, no one wants to work with the source)00:17
bbflynndaftykins: I got 12.04 straight off the ubuntu website. I used the 64bit version b/c the laptop has an AMD Turion. I am looking up what graphics card right now.00:18
Prock81how do i get my souece00:18
Gert_PrabodhHello everyone, Gert_Prabodhhere and i'm here and ready to DDoS.00:18
daftykinsGert_Prabodh: my you are a persistent devil. you may be ready, but you just sit there and don't do anything :(00:19
mathfreakProck81: www.kernel.org BUT WAIT! If you are downloading the kernel source to get to solving a problem, i think something's wrong here.00:19
bbflynndaftykins: ATI IGP Xpress 115000:19
jlaudaftykins: no luck here. still down after that. wonder what is wrong. my mobo can connect with the internet when it's windows 7.00:19
daftykinsjlau: can you pastebin what the terminal outputs from "sudo ifconfig -a" ?00:20
daftykinsbbflynn: hrmm so the LiveCD boots in graphically fine?00:20
bbflynndaftykins: yes. install went fine. but when I boot up I get that recursive failure error...00:21
bbflynndaftykins: I know that the laptop has a bcom card in it. Not sure if that's related at all, but trying to provide anything useful00:22
daftykinsbbflynn: did you have a network connection at the time to allow it to install updates during install?00:22
bbflynndaftykins: yes. Hard-wired00:22
daftykinsbbflynn: i'd skip that, nuke the disk and start again and keep it connectionless00:22
daftykinsan update might be doing something00:22
bbflynndaftykins: ok, am going to do that now. Do you think it might be worthwhile to try the 32bit version? or should I stick with 64 if I've got 64bit architecture?00:23
daftykinsi'd only be running 64 if it had 4GB RAM or more i think00:24
daftykinsdepends what you want to use it for00:24
daftykinsbbflynn: another thought is just holding shift at boot to try another kernel if it still has the one from disc on there - if you can get that far00:24
jlaudaftykins: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5949412/00:25
bbflynndaftykins: Obviously, I'd like it to run as fast as possible, just thought for some reason 32 might be less prone to issues. Hmmm...let me try that, when do I hold shift, before grub or right after?00:25
daftykinsbbflynn: just before it's about to read from the disk after POST, should give you the menu then00:25
daftykinsjlau: hmm, "sudo dhclient eth0"00:26
nurowQuestion.. I'm trying to copy files to my second hard drive. But I can't because the permissions have the drive owner as root. How do I change that?00:26
mathfreakProck81: Let me see if I understand what you're trying to do. You're just trying to install the latest virtualbox, right?00:26
Prock81ya i manage to get it working as of now00:27
daftykinsnurow: sudo chown -R user: /mount/point00:27
Prock81how can i stop the kernel from updating to one that dont have sources or headers00:27
bbflynndaftykins: that doesn't seem to  do anything, not  sure i it's because of the error...I'll try to do an install without the updates.00:28
jlaudaftykins: when i did you sudo dhclient eth0  it is just pausing00:28
nurowthanks daftykins00:28
daftykinsjlau: hmm, yeah i can't tell what that eth0 interface really is, just thought it was worth a try really00:28
daftykinsnurow: no problemo00:29
mathfreakProck81: In synaptic, you can use Package->Lock Version on the packages you would like to not update.00:30
bleomycinanyone know of a linux equivalent of networx? something to graph network traffic from another device via snmp in real time on the desktop?00:31
Dr_Willis!info ntop00:31
ubottuntop (source: ntop): display network usage in web browser. In component universe, is optional. Version 3:4.99.3+ndpi5517+dfsg3-1 (raring), package size 689 kB, installed size 1659 kB00:31
Dr_Willisnot sure what all ntop can do. it had more features then i understood. ;P00:31
daftykinsjlau: i think i'm out of ideas for now i'm afraid :( perhaps that compatibility wireless wasn't quite right for it00:32
bkboggyI am having a problem with Ubuntu Server installation.  I was at the portion where you choose the disk to install it on and then I realized that I didn't attach the hard drive for this installation.  So, I aborted the installation from the menu (it told me about the possibility of unstable system) and then I installed the needed HDD.  Now, when I try to install it, every time there is a field00:32
bkboggyto fill in response, it fills it with 6 nonstop. So it'll go 666666666666666666666 and so on on every field.  So, I can't enter anything and can't proceed.  Any suggestions?00:32
bleomycinubottu: yeah ntop isnt what i'm after00:32
ubottubleomycin: I am only a bot, please don't think I'm intelligent :)00:32
bleomycinDr_Willis: yeah ntop isn't quite it00:33
bbflynndaftkins: does it matter if I install third-party software? should i not check that box?00:33
bbflynndaftykins ^00:34
daftykinsbbflynn: i wouldn't have thought that'd be affecting anything as major as boot00:34
bbflynnok, cool.00:34
daftykinsbbflynn: but definitely consider it a variable00:34
bbflynndaftykins: Ok, I'll leave it off for now. Thanks for your help so far.00:34
daftykinsnp :)00:34
bkboggyCan someone please help me out with my problem I mentioned above.00:35
bkboggyI tried Google, but I can't find anything00:35
sweeNdoes anyone know when ubuntu TV will be out, or available for purchase?00:36
qinbleomycin: out of head: ssh, ifconfig and sed ;)00:36
DommonI'm getting an error while using dkms to build files, and the error log is saying it cannot find the kernel build directory, and is asking me to use the argument KBUILD=<path> agrument. Does that mean I should just add KBUILD=<the path to the KBUILD file> at the end of my dkms line in terminal?00:36
wilee-nileebkboggy, If you plugged the HD in while using the live media you might need to reboot it, not sure really.00:36
bkboggyI restarted several times.00:36
bkboggyHDD installation was cold.00:36
bkboggyI don't have a hot swap setup.00:36
bleomycinqin: yeah but thats not nearly as nice as this little widget sitting on my desktop that i can glance at: http://www.softperfect.com/products/networx/00:36
wilee-nileebkboggy, I would check the md5sum on the disc or iso.00:37
daftykinsbkboggy: as though someone's leaning on the keyboard?00:37
bkboggyand when i press 6, it'll fill it twice the speed00:37
bkboggybackspace interrupts it for a fraction of a second00:37
bkboggybut i cant' delete fast enough00:37
wilee-nileebkboggy, pull the key and look for crud maybe00:38
bkboggyTried, that's not the issue.  I have a mechanical keyboard G710+00:38
qinbleomycin: Is is for m$ machines? what about peers, do you need to intall anything?00:38
mathfreakDommon: You might want to try #kernel00:38
bkboggyit worked just fine on the first installation, but after I aborted it, it started doing that00:38
Dommonmathfreak: Will do, thank you.00:39
qinbleomycin: easiest widget would be conky00:39
daftykinsbkboggy: does it still do it with no input devices hooked up at all? absolute minimum of things attached to the system?00:39
bkboggyhaven't tried that00:39
wilee-nileebkboggy, Strange, all you can really do is knock out variables, starting with the simplest, like a sum check....etc00:39
bkboggywilee-nilee: sum check?00:40
bleomycinqin: the link is the windows equivalent of what i'm looking for. Really all i want is something that looks like that which polls and graphs bandwidth from a device (my router) via snmp in real time00:40
wilee-nilee!md5sum | bkboggy00:40
ubottubkboggy: To verify your Ubuntu ISO image (or other files for which an MD5 checksum is provided), see http://help.ubuntu.com/community/HowToMD5SUM or http://www.linuxquestions.org/linux/answers/LQ_ISO/Checking_the_md5sum_in_Windows00:40
wilee-nileebkboggy, There is the the mini disc now called the alternative a net install only 30MB if yours misses the sum check.00:41
bkboggyi'm just not sure what that does00:42
bkboggythe sum check00:42
wilee-nileebkboggy, It checks if the disc is the same as it should be basically.00:42
bkboggyi didn't install ubuntu yet, the error occurs during the installation and it was fine the first time around... i just aborted it and everything went down the hill 10 minutes later00:42
bkboggyand the iso is burnt onto a dvd, so i don't see how it would change00:42
bkboggyI also checked the ISO through the menu to make sure there are no errors00:43
wilee-nileebkboggy, The iso might be bad, don't over think this.00:43
bkboggyis this sum check the same as checking if the installation disk is good through the menu during the installation?00:43
bkboggybecause i checked that and my memory00:44
harrishow can i install the new libre00:44
wilee-nileebkboggy, basically you have to use an empirical method in analysis. no a menu check not what that bis is not a sum test.00:44
wilee-nileebkboggy, Do you mean the check disc at the forst gui on booting the disc?00:45
bkboggywhere it has the memory check, disk check, etc00:45
Dr_Willisharris:  if you mean libreoffice. id say find a ppa for it.00:45
harrisDr_Willis, IT ISNT OFFICAL whoops sorry for caps00:46
wilee-nileebkboggy, Yeah that is abasically a test, however I have seen discs pass that and a md5sum and still not work, could be to fast of a burn, once again I say knock out the varibles using an empirical method, don;t guess be sure.00:46
Dr_Willisharris:  if the version in the offical repos is not new enough for you.. use a ppa.  theres not a newer OFFICIAL version then00:46
ubottuIf new updated Ubuntu packages are built for an application, then they may go into Ubuntu Backports. See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuBackports - See also !packaging00:46
bkboggywilee-nilee: alright, i'll do the md5sum.exe00:46
bkboggybe right back00:46
harrisits libreoffice 4.100:47
ubottuPackages in Ubuntu may not be the latest. Ubuntu aims for stability, so "latest" may not be a good idea. Post-release updates are only considered if they are fixes for security vulnerabilities, high impact bug fixes, or unintrusive bug fixes with substantial benefit. See also !backports, !sru, and !ppa.00:47
harrisits on their homepage00:47
wilee-nileebkboggy, Its a pain at times that is for sure, that sort of error is a witch hunt. ;)00:47
bkboggyyeah, it's just odd that it was fine the first time around00:47
Dr_Willisharris:  so - look for a ppa that packages the latest release for ubuntu would be the normal way to get it. or wait and see if it eventually gets into the backports repos.00:48
wilee-nileebkboggy, The HD has a partition table?00:48
bkboggyit doesn't even get to that point of choosing the disk, i'm stuck at the network portion, since it fills all the fields with 6's.  But yes, the new HDD was partitioned into 200:48
bkboggyi formated both partitions, so they're clean, but it's still split into 2 for now, until the installation occurs00:49
wilee-nileebkboggy, Cool, just sort of guessing, I will leave you to your work. ;/00:49
bkboggyi'm guessing it'll give me an option of merging them?00:49
bkboggyI'm new to Linux00:49
wilee-nileebkboggy, No merging, but a install option00:49
wilee-nileeinstall"s plural00:50
bkboggyHow would I merge paritions on HDD?  I have 2TB which I have Windows 8 on, and then the 250GB on for Ubuntu Server... but it's split into 2 partitions, 200 and 5000:50
wilee-nileebkboggy, In linux you can only remove and expand partitions to that unallocated space00:51
bkboggyoh, so I can remove the 50GB partition?00:51
bkboggysince it's 200GB and 50GB now00:51
wilee-nileebkboggy, And a ntfs for windows will not sponsor linux it goes in a ext type, if I read your question correctly00:52
bkboggyoh, so I don't even have to worry about it, I can just use the entire disk for the installation?00:52
bkboggyit'll override it for Linux?00:52
wilee-nileebkboggy, Yeah if nothing is in the 50gig you can delete it with say gparted on a live cd, and expand the other into it00:53
bkboggyoh cool00:53
wilee-nileebkboggy, Yeah the only time I pre-partition is on windows installs if I want no boot partition or for them to not intermingle the boot.00:53
wilee-nileesat with 2 or more MS install they will mix the boot together a real pain.00:54
bkboggytrue, that's how I did back in the day, that's why I had my disk like that... but with hard drives being so dirt cheap these days I just buy more00:54
bkboggyYeah, Windows is an invasive system, it'll mess things up even if you try to install it on a different partition of the same disk and you have Linux on it00:55
bkboggythat's why Linux goes after00:55
wilee-nileebkboggy, It's a beast but can be controlled. ;)00:55
bkboggyI am getting fed up with it, hence why I'm going with Ubuntu, so I can have less stress with a server00:55
jdalehi wilee-nilee  that friend just called and he cant even boot his desktop lol00:56
jdalewhat should I do?00:56
FloodBot1jdale: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.00:56
wilee-nileebkboggy, For a refrence there is a #ubuntu-server channel as well if needed.00:56
bkboggyThe only reason I'm staying with Windows is due to the fact that it has an enourmouse base of applications which linux lacks... but it's nice to use both00:56
wilee-nileejdale, He should be on the irc if he wants help.00:56
bkboggyoh, cool, wilee-nilee, I was wondering about that, I'll be right back00:56
ghostmanI am trying to run AOE II HD steam via Wine, I installed Directx and edited the Launcher and AOK file but am still getting the black map. Anyone know how to fix it?00:56
jdalewell ok00:56
harrisDr_Willis, i found how to do it would you like the link00:57
harrisso you can refer others00:57
wilee-nileejdale, I can appreciate your helping them but 3rd party stuff I normally ignore, and one does not learn without repetition.00:58
jdaleyeah thats ok00:58
Daekdroomghostman, add "-no-startup" to the launch options under the game properties in your Steam library.00:58
jdalehe's pretty frustrated wilee-nilee00:58
ghostmanDaekdroom, should I add that at the beginning of the line?00:58
bbflynndaftykins: The new install without updates worked! Is there something I should avoid doing once I get network up and running? Like avoid kernel upgrades or something?00:58
Daekdroomghostman, yeah, without quotes.00:59
Dr_Willisharris:  i dont even rember the problem. ;)00:59
ghostmanok thx i will try that and see what happens00:59
harris"how can i install the new libre"00:59
wilee-nileejdale, I noticed they were a bit hard headed is all, they would not accept an easier method by just getting a usb wifi that plugs and plays, we only have so much patience.00:59
ghostmanDaekdroom it says failed to execute child process -nostartup no such file or directory01:02
ghostmani put that in the command line at the beginning01:02
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goddardi looked at an imac with a 1920x1080 monitor01:07
goddardi looked at an imac with a 1920x1080 monitor and the x1600 monitor and i couldn't tell the difference01:07
ghostmanthx Daekdroom01:08
goddardmaybe high resolution monitors arent that big a deal yet01:08
harrisDr_Willis, do you want it01:08
harristhe link to upgrading libreoffice to 4.101:09
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Guest34471Hi folks, how do I ls only directory names without a slash at the end01:20
jribGuest34471: why do you want to do that?01:21
Guest34471jrib: because I need it for a bash script01:22
jribGuest34471: ok, well ask what you actually want to do in the end because in general you don't want to parse ls01:22
Guest34471jrib: well I want to get the filepath of the first file in a set of folers01:24
jribGuest34471: first in what order?01:25
Guest34471jrib: any file would be ok too, heres a aexample: ./d1/f nextline ./d2/f .... I wanted to get the folder name in a while do loop and concat the foldername without a slash with the output of ls -1 "\"$folder\"*"|head -n 101:28
jribGuest34471: what is your end goal?01:30
Guest34471i want to pass the file into a application to create file with metadata01:32
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Guest34471well what i need to to my script is just a command that puts out one foldername per line without any slashes or any other noise01:37
holsteinGuest34471: slashes are the path01:38
Guest34471holstein: yes I know but they dont play nice together if you want to get something like this processed: ls -1 "a folder name\"*|head -n 101:40
holsteinGuest34471: you can always script whatever you want.. i would try a programming channel01:41
holsteinprrint the name, sanitize "/" or whatever01:41
qinGuest34471: #bash #sed #awk, tr is for trim if i remember good01:42
MACscrlol, im trying to upgrade puppet. I did add a new repo for it. Why in the world is it asking to remove them to solve the dependency issue with the upgrade? http://pastie.org/pastes/8206825/text?key=h91nxf5yexi73xlkhzodxw01:44
qinMACscr: puppet?01:44
holsteinMACscr: ppa's are not officially supported here.. you'l need to ask the ppa maintatianer for support01:44
MACscrqin: what about it? its an app01:45
jpdsMACscr: Don't use an unsupported repo.01:45
ubuntu39290hey guys, is there any stability differences between ubuntu and xubuntu or just a lighter weight DE with xubuntu?01:45
holsteinubuntu39290: xubuntu *is* ubuntu01:45
jpdsMACscr: Or aptitude for that matter; apt-get is how things are done.01:46
MACscrholstein: but this is more a general question i would think about why something would ask to remove everything its actually trying to upgrade01:46
ubuntu39290holstein, thought so, it just threw me off when it said they were not "official" releases but community driven01:46
jpdsMACscr: Because you're using aptitude.01:46
MACscrwell if i just use apt-get, it just says they were held back01:46
MACscrbut no other reason01:46
ubuntu39290apt-get dist-upgrade01:46
holsteinMACscr: generally, that PPA is not supported here.. *anything* about it could be causing the breakage/issues you are seeing..01:47
MACscrthe repo is directly from puppetlabs. I guess i might have to ask them01:47
MACscrits unfortunate the ubuntu repo is so far behind on its version01:48
wilee-nileeMACscr, Might be a reason for that.01:48
holsteinMACscr: the ubuntu version is supported... the newer one might break something that the PPA is not addressing01:49
ubuntu39290MACscr, im assuming there is a feature needed in a newer version than ubuntu offers?01:49
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wilee-nileebehind is contextually relevant01:49
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MACscrubuntu39290: I just installed foreman and it seems to require the newer version even though it didnt seem to complain about that when it installed everything. The current version of puppet doesnt have a "module" command available for installing puppet modules01:50
Nisstyre-laptopSometimes mplayer doesn't stop playing after a video is finished. It just does nothing and displays a black screen. I've done a bit of searching but could not turn up much on google. Any ideas?01:51
ubuntu39290MACscr, not sure if apt-get clean, autoclean would help your situation out possibly someone more knowledgeable would know if that would help or not01:52
Guest34471ok I found a bash command to trim slash away and there commes the next problem, If I execute the script I get a bunch of cannot access "foldername"/* no such file or directory but if I enter the exact same comnmand by hand everything works fine01:52
Nisstyre-laptopIt wouldn't really be an issue, but I have a program that monitors a directory for new files and plays them, but it will just block if the mplayer process never dies.01:52
wilee-nileeNisstyre-laptop, you can run killall mplayer01:52
ubuntu39290MACscr, and apt-get -f install01:52
Nisstyre-laptopwilee-nilee: I have no way to tell if the video is finished (from my program)01:53
qinGuest34471: "/ is part of path..." quote01:53
Nisstyre-laptopwilee-nilee: I can just hit enter if I want to do it manually01:53
ubuntu39290is there anyone that would know if those commands may help macscr01:53
wilee-nileeNisstyre-laptop, This an access to a server or something?01:53
Nisstyre-laptopwilee-nilee: it's a desktop, but I'm not sitting in front of it01:53
MACscrsry guys, i have to jet. Wife has dinner waiting. Thanks for the help!01:54
wilee-nileeNisstyre-laptop, Two computers or devices are involved, can you sense my gols here?01:54
Nisstyre-laptopwilee-nilee: no, it is just one computer. I'm using this program I wrote to play videos: https://github.com/nisstyre56/LazyPlay01:54
Nisstyre-laptopit watches a directory for new files and plays them...01:54
Nisstyre-laptopthe issue is that mplayer doesn't die after finishing a video, so I have to manually kill it each time01:54
wilee-nileeNisstyre-laptop, Honestly beyond ubuntu support using your own code, and important info up front, does not mean you will get no help, but details are pertinent. ;)01:56
Nisstyre-laptopwilee-nilee: well it happens with normal mplayer usage, although obviously that usually means I'm sitting at the computer01:56
wilee-nileeNisstyre-laptop, I would use another player mplayer is a bit dated, but it does have a list to play from.01:57
Nisstyre-laptopwilee-nilee: perhaps yeah01:57
Nisstyre-laptopmaybe I could make vlc die when it finishes playing something01:57
wilee-nileeor will make a list I use vlc in general but single plays01:57
Nisstyre-laptopwilee-nilee: I'll just look at the cli verson of vlc I guess01:58
wilee-nileeNisstyre-laptop, Yeah let us know how it goes. ;)01:58
pepper_chicothere's some weird campaign now on twitter, #PleaseFixWindowsPhone… guys, I'm creating another, #PleaseDumpWindowsPhone01:58
pepper_chicohelp #UbuntuEdge! =)01:58
wilee-nilee!spam | pepper_chico01:58
cynicistNisstyre-laptop:  that's bizzare, I use mplayer myself and it exits after playing video just fine01:59
wilee-nileepepper_chico, That is considered spam here.01:59
cynicistNisstyre-laptop:  that may be a bug in the particular version you are using01:59
Nisstyre-laptopcynicist: yeah it used to work fine02:00
wilee-nileepepper_chico, he edge is #ubuntu-touch02:01
pepper_chicowilee-nilee, but the edge is the one which needs more help now02:01
cynicistNisstyre-laptop:  I'm using a vaapi enabled build from this repo and it works great, you may want to try it yourself or build mplayer directly from svn, https://launchpad.net/~sander-vangrieken/+archive/vaapi02:02
halfthinghello. i have installed ubuntustudio and found that one or two applications have menus in german even though i specified english: clementine and qjackctl for example. how do i change the language of those apps to english?02:02
wilee-nileepepper_chico, Sure but your goals are not within the channel rules is all. ;)02:02
pepper_chicowilee-nilee, ah ok, got it02:02
qinpepper_chico: He is no the edge in #ubuntu-offtopic02:02
nathanbzzcan anyone help02:03
nathanbzzI have no name!@xx:~$ id02:03
nathanbzzuid=1000 gid=1000(ubuntu) groups=4(adm),20(dialout),24(cdrom),25(floppy),29(audio),30(dip),44(video),46(plugdev),110(netdev),111(admin),1000(ubuntu)02:03
nathanbzzI have no name!@xx:~$ ssh localhost02:03
nathanbzzYou don't exist, go away!02:03
FloodBot1nathanbzz: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.02:03
Nisstyre-laptopcynicist: Yeah I think I will try that02:03
wilee-nilee!details | nathanbz02:03
ubottunathanbz: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."02:03
Nisstyre-laptopcynicist: I wonder if it could have anything to do with the codec or something, since it only happens with some files02:03
cynicistNisstyre-laptop:  what filetype/codec?02:03
Nisstyre-laptopcynicist: apparently these are xvid files02:04
Nisstyre-laptopI just reproduced it02:04
qinnathanbzz: whoami; w; and some history...02:04
nathanbzzwhoami: cannot find name for user ID 100002:04
nathanbzz 02:04:38 up  8:22,  1 user,  load average: 0.46, 0.44, 0.5002:04
nathanbzzUSER     TTY      FROM              LOGIN@   IDLE   JCPU   PCPU WHAT02:04
jarray52Is it possible to use update-alternatives and install both Oracle JDK and Openjdk at the same time?02:04
qinnathanbzz: How did you do it?02:05
wilee-nileenathanbzz, The bit asked you to use a pastebin02:05
nathanbzzqin it happened when i was copying to a network drive02:05
nathanbzzkernel spazzed out02:05
nathanbzzthis happened http://pastebin.com/v7NsCjtc02:06
cynicistNisstyre-laptop:  it's been a while since I've played xvid files but I haven't had any trouble with them in the past, I would definitely update mplayer and see if that fixes the issue02:06
qinnathanbzz: sudo cat /etc/shadow02:06
nathanbzzim not there02:07
Nisstyre-laptopcynicist: yep I am going to do that02:07
nathanbzzwhere i am02:07
nathanbzzI can ssh in remotely02:08
nathanbzzit's the weirdest error I've had :(02:08
qinnathanbzz: yeah, pretty cool02:08
nathanbzzsome people said it might having something to do with ldap02:10
qinnathanbzz: copy all date; create new user with sudo; redo (with back ups) shadow file;02:10
nathanbzzbut i don't use that02:10
FroMasterwhat user does the init process run as on bootup? I have a script that I call at bootup that is having file permission issues02:10
jpdsFroMaster: root? init isn't started by a user but by the kernel.02:11
nathanbzzFroMaster in rc2 sould be root02:11
nathanbzzFroMaster make sure you use absolute paths02:12
nathanbzzcause no path environment will exist02:12
qinnathanbzz: no clue; do you have more logs?02:13
douglI need a kenel module for my RTL8188CUS for 13.04 google revealed something it install but all the sources of that method fail to compile - any suggestions?02:13
dougl*it said to install02:13
nathanbzzAug  5 02:10:07 lnw1 sendmail[8088]: r752A7Nb008088: SYSERR(UID0): Who are you?:   Permission denied02:14
nathanbzzthats a big problem02:14
nathanbzzthats root02:14
wilee-nileedougl, here is one thread probably many others there. http://askubuntu.com/questions/123937/rtl8188cus-wireless-usb-dongle-doesnt-work-unless-i-disable-wireless-security02:14
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irssi-mikeI have a problem that I didn't have before--it started when i knocked the power cord out and the system went down, in short the right speaker has no sound and i'm getting "starting restore sound card mixer state Failed"02:16
fishcookerhow to know list of service that running on the ubuntu and easily remove or disable it?02:16
douglwilee-nilee, right that is the fix that does not compile when I run the install.sh02:16
wilee-nileefishcooker, Htop maybe sudo apt-get install htop and run from cli02:17
qinnathanbzz: uhw02:17
wilee-nileedougl, Not an area I really know, just passing info, and wondering if you are using a correct method, the links should help there.02:17
qinnathanbzz: is /etc/passwd more-less there?02:18
fishcookerwilee-nilee: how to know list of service that running on then disable it... then when the box restarted it will be stop?02:20
wilee-nileedougl,I have never heard of a kernel module here, just ndis wrappers and some blacklisting maybe02:20
nathanbzzqin yes02:21
Dr_Willisfishcooker:  the service  command can list all services i belive02:21
wilee-nileefishcooker, I think you will have to be specific on what you don;t want running for the channel to help, just a guess though.02:21
nathanbzzI can remote ssh and sudo no problems02:21
Dr_Willisfishcooker:  to disable a service - i would refer to the 'upstart cookbook' theres several ways you can disable them02:21
nathanbzzubuntu:x:1000:1000:Ubuntu:/home/ubuntu:/bin/bash /etc/passwd02:21
ubottuUpstart is meant to replace the old Sys V Init system with an event-driven init model.  For more information please see: http://upstart.ubuntu.com/02:21
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max64if i have an IP address .. can i detect his geographical location percisely?  and how?  thanks02:31
IdleOnemax64: that is not something we help with in this channel.02:31
Euripides_SuibhnHello everyone, Euripides_Suibhnehere and i'm here and ready to DDoS.02:32
max64Idle0ne:do you recommend me some rooms to answer me?02:33
IdleOnemax64: none that I know of.02:33
ken-the-whizhey im having linux wired connection problems02:34
ken-the-whizeth0 is recognized just not establishing connections02:35
ken-the-whizi restarted comp and stopped working02:35
ken-the-whizsomeone help please02:36
wilee-nileeken-the-whiz, Just a guess not an area for me, but have you checked the DNS stuff.02:37
ubottuTo set up a Domain Name Service see the !serverguide - https://help.ubuntu.com/12.04/serverguide/C/dns.html02:37
napscken-the-whiz: what does nm-tool show?02:37
jarray52sudo update-alternative java shows java-6-openjdk-amd64 installed twice. Is there a reason for that?02:40
wilee-nileejarray52, Not sure java is a installed thang by you, think back and here is the wiki. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Java02:43
ag763anyone know why a wireless nic wouldn't start on boot?  its config is in the interface file and 'ifconfig wlan0 up' works fine02:45
Braden`grep -G "/(submissions_data.)*(101720)/" file.sql   <-- I am trying to grep a file for that regex pattern, but I think I am doing something wrong; however, I am not sure what.  Could someone help me with that please?02:45
wilee-nileeag763, Do you have more than two desktops and is this on the secondary one?02:45
fishcookeri want to do fresh install on my box.. which version of ubuntu that fit my hardware spesification.. because my box is not an ordinary box this is the list02:46
ag763wilee-nilee, its in another box setting up as an AP02:46
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jribBraden`: feed grep some sample data and make sure it matches what you expect.  Example: grep 'f.o' <<< "foo"02:46
wilee-nileeag763, Check the network manager is ticked for auto.02:46
rypervencheBraden`: I would recommend using extended regex and using .* instead of *. Also try backslashing the slashes.02:46
fishcookerthis is my formation of the disk02:46
fishcooker(09:45:04) fishcooker: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5949722/02:46
ag763wilee-nilee, terminal only02:47
fishcookeri just want to use as server backup but with light windowmanager02:47
wilee-nileeag763, I suspected that not sure really.02:47
jribBraden`: here is a possibly enlightening example for you: grep "/(submissions_data.)*(101720)/" <<< "/(submissions_dataX)))))))))(101720)/"02:48
wilee-nileefishcooker, THat says nothing about the hardware?02:48
fishcookerhow to?02:49
wilee-nileefishcooker, Sorry IO opened the wrong paste hold on.02:49
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deserteaglegood day! anyone know about s2disk? mine now says "starting snapshot" but doesn't actually save the image or shutdown the pc02:50
wilee-nileefishcooker, You can run ubuntu there, if you want the lightest as far as canonical supported lubuntu or lxde its base will be the fastest, but needs more config setups02:51
fishcooker yes i want to supported for long2 time02:51
user42How can I use two headphones in ubuntu studio? Im using jack and ardour and have two separate headphones hooked to the PC a set of turtle beach usb headphones and some standard 3.5 mm headphones. I want to monitor my friend in real time as he records ...the usb headphones show up under jack output selection as hw:2 Turtle Beach PX21 Headset and the normal headphones shows up as hw:0 HDA Nvidia .... I want the vocalist to hear the effects I'm applying in rea02:51
user42l time and want myself to be able to hear as well02:51
wilee-nileefishcooker, 12.04 ubuntu is 5 years02:52
Nisstyrecynicist: seems to work with the version of mplayer you linked02:53
wilee-nileeuser42, You might try #opensourcemusicians02:53
wilee-nileegood group02:53
fishcookerx64 errr amd64 will be okay wilee-nilee?02:54
wilee-nileefishcooker, I would not with only 2 gigs ram, but it depends on what you will use I suppose.02:54
fishcookerok switch to i386, thankyou.. downloading on progress02:55
Braden`Thank you02:55
wilee-nileefishcooker, Cool, you could try both and decide.02:55
cynicistNisstyre: glad to hear it :)02:56
douglI just assumed it was a kernel module it was making as the instructions mentions02:57
wilee-nileedougl, We last conversed 45min ago are you answering me?03:00
tripelb12.04 - i did mount which listed many inscrutable things, none of whnpol0pllypliypolloplpkoyloylklpmllllkoollj9o_o03:01
wilee-nilee!details | tripelb03:02
ubottutripelb: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."03:02
deserteagleanyone know about s2disk? mine now says "starting snapshot" but doesn't actually save the image or shutdown the pc03:02
Dr_Willisperhaps it has a verbose logging/message output option deserteagle03:03
deserteaglehey again03:04
wilee-nileedeserteagle, You have a swap equal to the ram at least?03:04
deserteagleyeah, let me bring it up03:04
deserteaglemore than, actually03:04
deserteagleand it used to work just fine up until a few nights ago03:04
wilee-nileedeserteagle, might help not sure really. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PowerManagement/Hibernate03:05
wilee-nileetripelb, Heh, you are not making any sense.03:06
toneswhat is the most usable version of ubnuntu on an asus eee 900a netbook?03:08
wilee-nileetones, Name the hardware if you can.03:08
bazhangtripelb, please stop that03:09
Dr_Willistones:  12.04 or 13.04 either one should work.03:09
Dr_Willistones:  you may want to use Lubuntu, since its the lightest desktop.03:09
nathanbzzanyone have any ideas why this is happening http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2165425 :903:10
tonesatom n270, single core, 1.6ghz, bus 533 mhz, 2gig ram ddr203:10
Dr_Willisnathanbzz:  you might want to give a summary of the issue. Most people wont go to a URL to read  about a problem they may have no clue how to fix.03:10
tonesubunru released a netbook edition a few years ago03:11
Dr_Willistones:  ubuntu netbook edition - no longer exists.. it became Unity.,03:12
wilee-nileetones, I have a acer netbook about the same ubuntu runs fine I never use it though if I did regularly I would probably use lubuntu03:12
Dr_Willistones:  so go with the latest Lubuntu, or Ubuntu,  and see how well they work03:12
tonesok, will try live cds03:13
nathanbzzDr_Willis the summary is in the URL, either they goto that or i make a pastebin :/03:13
Dr_Willisnathanbzz:  you could at least mention what the problem is about.. video? audio? pc exploding?03:13
toneswilee-nilee, why don't you use your netbook?03:14
tonesthey are more functional than tablets03:14
Dr_WillisI got a netbook i rarely use any more either.  My tablet does all  the netbook was doing  :)03:14
Dr_WillisI find my tablet more functional. (well functional for longer, and does what i need done)03:14
Shadow}}Whats the bot command for last seen (Name)?03:15
ubottuI have no seen command03:15
nathanbzzI have no name!@xx:~$ id03:15
nathanbzzuid=1000 gid=1000(ubuntu) groups=4(adm),20(dialout),24(cdrom),25(floppy),29( audio),30(dip),44(video),46(plugdev),110(netdev),1 11(admin),1000(ubuntu)03:15
Dr_Willisit dosent have one Shadow}}03:15
Shadow}}That answers that.03:15
nathanbzzthats the issue i guess03:15
wilee-nileeShadow}}, In hexchat I use ctrl-f then the nick, not exactly last but will find all posts.03:16
Dr_Willistheres a memoserv also Shadow}} . but no idea if it has a seen feature03:16
Shadow}}Ah, Hello wilee-nilee . Quite enjoying synapse ;P03:17
wilee-nileeShadow}}, Cool its the slackers tool.03:17
Shadow}}Much quicker in all ways than the drop bar.03:17
wilee-nileeShadow}}, I guess hud is helpful as well I have not used it though.03:18
Braden`Is there a way in grep to only output the first (x) amount of bytes for each line?03:18
nathanbzzno one has any idea how this has happened :(03:18
Dr_Willisthe hud is easy to overlook and forget about03:18
Shadow}}Hm, Well. I am trying to find that Derek person that was requesting someone with business knowledge(s). My friend has accepted taking a look at the idea...So yeah.03:18
aeon-ltdBraden`: if you can target lines individually anyway, you could createe a bash script that would loop the line number then grep the amount of bytes you want03:19
Dr_Willisnathanbzz:  look in /etc/password perhaps and see if the users name is defined there.03:20
Braden`The lines are thousands of characters long03:20
nathanbzz- /etc/passwd is fine03:20
jribBraden`: you can use cut03:20
Braden`I only want the first 10 characters03:20
Braden`of each line that is outputted by grep03:20
Braden`Could you spoon feed me the solution please?03:21
Braden`I am not altogether familiar with cut03:21
jribBraden`: I would have to go read the man page03:21
Dr_Willisnathanbzz:  i just grepped my /etc/ for my user name. and only places i find it mentioned is in  passwd and group03:21
nathanbzzit's the username => uid that isn't working03:21
nathanbzzlook at id03:21
nathanbzzand compare it to mine03:22
nathanbzzyoull see uid=1000(ubuntu)03:22
nathanbzzshould be there03:22
FloodBot1nathanbzz: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.03:22
jribBraden`: echo 'foobar\ncatdog' | cut -b -303:22
Shadow}}Curious; Does Thunderbird notify me of new messages while the app is closed? If not, Should I bother activating desktop notifications on gmail or would it be wiser simply to leave TB open...03:22
wilee-nileeShadow}}, Thunderbird only notifies when open, you can put it is startup applications though.03:23
Shadow}}I assume thats no of a security risk than having an account with it and the app open?03:24
Shadow}}*no more of03:24
tonesis there a way to increase the font size of email messages in thunderbird?03:24
wilee-nileeShadow}}, Should not be it is what you click on that matters.03:24
wilee-nileetones, In prefernces03:24
Shadow}}True... Thanks again.03:24
douglwilee-nilee, yeah - I have some sort of lag issue here.03:25
wilee-nileeShadow}}, I'm im W8 using mailwasher to cut the spam I have been getting forever they keep changing the from03:25
wilee-nileedougl, You have it running now?03:26
douglnot yet03:26
wilee-nileedougl, Ah, well I'm ot your best help here is all.03:27
tonesprefences doesnt do it, increased font, made bigger, didnt increase it03:27
douglappreciate the company tho ;)03:27
wilee-nileetones, This the email you are reading?03:28
wilee-nileetones, What is your definitions of increase and make bigger?03:29
toneswilee-nilee, no the email headlines in the top panel, can't increase the font of those03:29
Shadow}}In Thunderbird is there a way to request deletion of multiple mails?03:29
wilee-nileetones, Not sure there, might be some web info just be sure ti use your release in your search us all, there have been so many.03:30
tonesoh so it is an issue03:30
tonesfont is really small03:30
Shadow}}IE: /Empty a folder/03:30
wilee-nileeShadow}}, edit-select all and right click them and delete03:31
Shadow}}I figured it was there some where, Just haven't done much diggin in TB. Thx.03:31
wilee-nileeno prob03:31
willowhey, is it possible to change skins/themes on (linux version) skype?03:32
Shadow}}I also would like to know the answer to that lol03:32
Dr_Willisif they wrote it using the standard gtk* widgit stuff - then it would use the themes -  ;) i dont use skype. so no idea. askubuntu.com may know.03:33
SonikkuAmericaDr_Willis: Skype uses Qt03:33
wilee-nileewillow, You can internally.03:34
Dr_WillisHmm. If i got a file on a dvd disk. thats giveing me I/O errors reading it, what would be a potential way i can recover the file. I dont think ddrescue works with optical drives03:34
SonikkuAmericaDr_Willis: What would a plain ol' dd from /dev/cdrom to and ISO file do for ya?03:34
wilee-nileeDr_Willis, Can you direct testdisk at it03:34
Dr_Willisbut i do have 2 copies of the dvd. - testing the 2nd one now.03:34
Dr_WillisSonikkuAmerica:  that will be the next option. if it fails..  84% done.. lets see if it succedes03:35
tonesI havent been able to get dd to work, either for a live usb thumb or for wiping a drive03:35
Dr_Willistones:  id have to say you are using it wrong then. :) it should be able to easially whipe drives. in fact it can clean them out.. when you dont want them to..   ;P03:36
SonikkuAmericatones: Patience is a virtue when using dd. (Hint: specify a bigger block size to speed things up [bs=1M])03:36
wilee-nileeThat is why I never dd03:36
tonesI copy and  paste dd commands and none of them take03:37
Braden`Follow-up to my previous question.  How do I crop everything from a file starting at a specific line number onwards?03:37
SonikkuAmericatones: You may need sudo03:38
Dr_WillisBraden`:  for a text file. head, or tail can do that.03:38
tonessudo dd?03:38
Braden`Ok thanks03:38
Dr_Willishead/tail has a neat option/syntax to start at a given line03:38
SonikkuAmericatones: sudo dd if=ABC of=XYZ bs=[1-4M]03:38
Braden`I thought it would start at the beginning or end03:38
Braden`but not at the middle03:38
tonesI hadnt tried sudo in front of dd03:38
Braden`Since I don't know how "long" the file is03:39
Dr_WillisBraden`:  it has an option as to what line to start on.03:39
toneswill try that03:39
Braden`oh ok03:39
Braden`I will read the manpage03:39
Braden`Thank you03:39
SonikkuAmericatones: When all else fails, sudo. Then use --force.03:39
Dr_WillisBraden`:  i just recall the syntax for it is a little weird03:39
Dr_Willistones:  think about it,. dd is doing very low level stuff that can trash the system. You wouldent want just any user using it. ;)   of course a user could use it to do some non-critical things. ;P03:40
Dr_Willistones:  writing to a /dev/XXXX device would require sudo rights.03:40
tonesI want to wipe the drive complletey03:40
Dr_Willistones:  that should be rather easy to do with dd. just DONT make a typo with the /dev/sdXX name03:40
tonesshred didnt' work either so I guess sudo is the solution03:41
* wilee-nilee stutters dd dd dd dban03:41
tonessdf, sdv which is which?03:41
Dr_Willistones:  if you dont know what device it is you want to erase.. then i suggest not playing with dd.03:42
deserteagle:| don't03:42
Dr_Willisuse sudo blkid to check device names03:42
Dr_Willisi wonder if gparted has a erase the drive option.03:42
willowwilee-nilee: can you elaborate about internally changing skype themes?03:43
tonessda1 is the drive03:43
Shadow}}I believe he means doing it manually by modding the code itself?03:43
aeon-ltdtones: check and double check03:43
Dr_Willistones:  err no.. sda1 is the first PARTITION on the drive.. the drive is /dev/sda03:43
Dr_Willistones:  sda would normally be the first hard drive in the system03:44
wilee-nileewillow, The preferences or options what ever it calls has a skins choice I believe, I have used skype rarely03:44
Shadow}}Yes, It does.03:44
Shadow}}willow; Skype preferences allows you to select a theme, So I presume you could download a theme to use with the selection?03:44
tonesthere should be a gui program that will wipe the drive, will gparted do a wipe?03:45
Dr_Willisreminds me of years ago when every app seemed to just Have to have a 'theme' feature. :)  theme/skins/whatever they called them to make the app look as ugly as possible.03:45
willowshadow: I found a website with themes for windows and maybe mac, but I didn't see anything for linux03:45
wilee-nileetones, Not that I see other than a delete03:46
Dr_Willistones:  fire up gparted and look in its menus. you can delete the partions with gparted.03:46
Dr_Willistones:  what are you eraseing exactly?03:46
Shadow}}Try googling Skype Linux Version___ Themes03:46
willowmy issue is the default theme is a blaring white background. Just want a  black background03:46
toneserasing the entire hard drive, and want nothing but bios left03:46
Shadow}}Hmm, I'll go look around. I'm wanting the same anyhow.03:46
Dr_Williswillow:  compiz has an inverse plugin that can invert a single window ;)03:46
tonesfrom a used computer that I bought03:47
tonesand will fresh install ubuntu03:47
Dr_Willistones:  bios is not on the hd.. and if you use gparted to delete the partions.. and remake new ones and reformat them.. then the hd is empty03:47
Dr_Willistones:  the installer can erase/repartition the hd for you03:47
universaltouchhpad horizontal scroll not working in raring...how to fix it ?03:47
tonesbut if I install ubuntu from usb, will that wipe the drive automatically03:47
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toneswill it ask about deleting the drive and repartitioning?03:48
Dr_Willistones:  you can tell the installer to erase the hard drive03:48
Dr_Willisyou havent even tried the instller yet have you. ;) it does ask.03:48
tonesI'll just do that instead of dd then03:48
Dr_Willishow big is this hard drive?03:48
tones4gig ssd on the ases eee pc03:49
tonesI was just trying dd and shred earlier03:49
Dr_Willis4gb.. will be tight.03:49
Dr_Willisyou dont really want to use dd to erase a ssd i think.03:49
tonescrubhbang runs fine on it off of usb03:50
Dr_Willisbut ubuntu is not crunchbang. :)03:50
tonesbut I kinda like folders on the desktop03:50
Dr_Willisis say try lubuntu on it..03:50
toneswhy not xubuntu?03:50
jarray52What is the difference between manual mode and auto mode in update alternatives? Is it normal to have the same binary listed twice? Once in auto mode and once in manual mode with different priorities?03:50
Dr_Willisfolders ont he desktop? thats a reason to change os's ? :) change desktops..03:50
Shadow}}I'm about to ask what may be the most ignorant question asked here; Does an HDD affect the speed of the entire system itself?03:50
Dr_Willislubuntu is lighter then xfce03:50
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  only when the systemis accessing files on the hd.03:51
somsiptones: are you working with an original eeepc 701 4G?03:51
jarray52Shadow}}: Almost always, yes.03:51
Shadow}}Thought so...03:51
Shadow}}Shame... I really should of put Xubuntu on my other drive... -Sighs-03:51
Dr_Willistheres alwyas a bottleneck.. when its not one thing.. its another. ;)03:51
Shadow}}Wait... I can copy this drive to that drive, Can I not?03:51
tonessomsip, no eee 900a with 2gig ram03:51
Dr_Willisgot a SSD here.. so that bits fast.. now its the other hds that are my bottle neck.03:52
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  you can clone one hd to another yes.03:52
somsiptones: fair enough. Just recognised the SSD size and was going to contribute, but I'll get back to work instead :)03:52
abaddonI've built a multiboot usb using Multisystem. My problem arises when I try to boot into one of my Iso's. It says "Authentication failed" several times and then just seems to freez at that state. The system appears to boot by giving the ubuntu logo but then droping to the above issue. Anyone have any ideas?03:52
jpdsShadow}}: dd.03:52
Shadow}}Erm, dd. ?03:53
aeon-ltdabaddon: at what stage does it say auth failed? do you have a new mobo - then is secure boot on?03:53
Shadow}}Not trying to flood ubottu with mistaken commands...03:53
Dr_Willis!info clonezilla03:53
ubottuPackage clonezilla does not exist in raring03:53
Dr_WillisHmm silly bot. ;P03:54
Shadow}}!info clonezilla03:54
ubottuThere are many ways to back your system up. Here's a few: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BackupYourSystem , https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DuplicityBackupHowto , https://wiki.ubuntu.com/HomeUserBackup , https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MondoMindi - See also !sbackup and !cloning03:54
ubottuTo replicate your packages selection on another machine (or restore it if re-installing), you can type « aptitude  --display-format '%p' search '?installed!?automatic' > ~/my-packages », move the file "my-packages" to the other machine, and there type « sudo xargs aptitude --schedule-only install < my-packages ; sudo aptitude install » (this may cause problems with multiarch before 12.10) - See also !automate03:54
abaddonaeon-ltd, No new mobo. It's a lLatitude D620 laptop. The Iso was working up till now.03:54
Shadow}}...Okay thats too much for me; I just want to copy this entire drive...Wait, Why bother... Not like I did much on here so far and I remember everything I did... >->;03:55
abaddonaeon-ltd, it might be an issue where I don't have the right software installed though. I built a system through Ubuntu-builder03:55
Shadow}}Plus It lets me not encrypt the other drive... Since kinda fruitless anyhow...03:55
aeon-ltdShadow}}: copy entire drive? https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Disk_Cloning#Cloning_an_entire_hard_disk03:56
abaddonaeon-ltd, But rather than install willy nilly I kept all suggested and recommended pkgs from installing.03:56
Shadow}}First: Opinions on encryption...03:56
Dr_Willisi did an instal to a 8gb usb flash drive once.. then used dd to clone it to several other pcs'  :) saved me some time03:56
Shadow}}Should I bother encrypting the drive/home in hopes of improved hacker security? No, Pointless... Right?03:57
Shadow}}After-all, Not like they won't just use the same encryptor to unencrypt...03:57
aeon-ltddecryption doesn't work like that03:58
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  this is on a laptop you are afraid will get stolen?03:58
tomreynecrypting the drive is not useful if you're worried about people compromising your system though the network while it's running03:58
willowDr_Willis: I was looking into the compiz inverse plugin you mentioned. Looks like I have to download CCSM to get it working?03:58
Shadow}}Heck naw, This is an internal. =.= I'm telling you I encrypted it for no reason...Mostly out of curiosity. xD03:58
Dr_Williswillow:  that makes sence to me. theres also a few other color-alterning plugins i recall03:59
Dr_Williswillow:  inverse, and i think i saw a color-blind plugin once.03:59
Dr_Willisinverse, negative, somthing like that. ;)03:59
gray    Hey is there still a help channel? Im trying to install chrome in Kubuntu and I tried  #Kubuntu and #kubuntu-help03:59
universalDr_Willis: touchhpad horizontal scroll not working in raring...how to fix it ? i found out this as solution - http://askubuntu.com/questions/264091/enable-horizontal-scrolling-in-ubuntu-13-04 ....but is there any easy way of doing it coz I don't know I'll be able to remeber the same thing if it gets disabled in future and is dconf like registry  in windows systems ?04:00
aeon-ltdgray: the deb from google doesn't work?04:00
Dr_WillisI recall these guys posting copywrited material to youtube and it was 'negative'-ed  so i had to use that plugin to watch the video in normal colors. ;P04:00
Shadow}}When it boils down to it; Should I ever have the mispleasure of running into the group of hackers that kept me off-line for three months solid. Theres nothing I could do anyhow other than stay off-line in all sense of the phrase.04:00
Dr_Willisuniversal:  i dont even use a touchpad much. so no idea.  and yes dconf is like a regiestry.04:00
universalDr_Willis: are you on a Desktop with a mouse ?04:01
Dr_Willisuniversal:  yes.04:01
Shadow}}...Only reason they started leaving me alone is because I got the /leader's/ actual mac address and told him so. >->04:01
abaddonaeon-ltd, But I don't know what pkg is missing that's causing an Autheentication failure  error04:01
tomreynShadow}}: some use cases where encrypting the drive / home is / can be useful: (1) giving system to computer repair shop including HDDs (warranty may be void if removed), (2) intruders in your apartment, (3) feds raiding your place, (4) intent to be able to sell the disk in the future04:02
jpdsShadow}}: Encryption is useful if used wisely, yes.04:03
tomreyn...and of course the stolen laptop04:03
Dr_Willisdrats.. another dvd backup with read issues.. always seems to be the last file i put on the dvd..04:03
Shadow}}The 3rd being the only reason I can see valid, And it is not valid. Should that occur regardless the password itself would have to use encryption and be longer than the entire drive itself, Not to mention should that occur they'd only claim something else to charge me with.04:04
aeon-ltdtomreyn: about the feds, the way the 4th and 5th amendments seem to be changing that may not hold up in court04:04
Dr_Willisi rember why i started putting a 200mb  zz_paddingfile.avi on  each dvd years ago. ;)04:04
universalDr_Willis: one more question - how to safely remove external storrages like pendrives and memory cards ? simply clicking the eject button only unmounts them, I want it detached it at the same time...with only unmount the light keeps on glowing meaning power is still passing through the respected drives !04:04
harikt /join #auraphp04:04
Dr_Willisuniversal:  if its unmounted. you can remove it04:04
universalDr_Willis: but what about power ?04:04
Dr_Willisuniversal:  what about it?04:04
wilee-nileeuniversal, If you plug them in you will see a safely remove option.04:05
tomreynaeon-ltd: there's always rubberhoses04:05
universalDr_Willis: detaching cuts the power....04:05
jpdsShadow}}: Someone misplaces the laptop and your company data is stolen, etc.04:05
Shadow}}O.o I remember when I was 14...I'd always mess up and post my ident pass in a channel... then have to deal with the ghost commands before they did the rest. Lol..04:05
Shadow}}Its not a laptop. ._.04:05
Dr_Willistheres a slightly diffeance btween unmounting and 'safely' remove - i recall  the remove also makes the kernel no longer see the device. you must remove/reinsert it to work with it. which Can be very annoying if you wanted to partion the hd04:05
Shadow}}Tis mah spare internal hdd.04:05
tomreynaeon-ltd: http://xkcd.com/538/04:06
Dr_Willisuniversal:  you can remove it if its unmounted..  so it dosent matter much04:06
universalwilee-nilee: that what I'm trying to say that clicking the eject icon only unmounts it...but not detachs, so what i do is manually detach them with udisks from command line04:06
Dr_Willisplug in flash.. copy stuff from it.. safely remove, run gparted... cant find the usb to repartion.. ;P04:06
universalDr_Willis: ok....but I read somewhere that if power is continuously flowing through drives then its not safe04:07
Shadow}}So; It would be wisest to simply install Xubuntu onto my main HDD without encryption and immediately create a back-up disc, No?04:07
wilee-nileeuniversal, Do whatever floats your boat. ;)04:07
willowAlright, thanks for the help. I gtg now.04:07
Shadow}}*After redoing what I have done to this one.04:08
Dr_Willisuniversal:  never seen  it be an issue.04:08
abaddonDr_Willis, have you tried sudo mkfs.vfat /dev/sd"blay"04:08
universalwilee-nilee: lol yea.....but sometimes it feels like wfm to manually detach each drive everytime04:08
abaddonDr_Willis, have you tried sudo mkfs.vfat -n newDriveName /dev/sd"blay"04:08
Dr_Willisabaddon:  one way you 'remove' the device make the .dev.sdXX entry vanish. ;)04:08
Dr_Willisabaddon:  which can be a bit supriseing.04:08
ubottuTo mount an ISO disc image, type « sudo mount -o loop <ISO-filename> <mountpoint> » - There is a list of useful cd image conversion tools at http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/CD_Image_Conversion - Always verify the ISO using !MD5 before !burning.04:09
Shadow}}Actually... probably would be smarter to create a back-up onto my 1TB usbdrive..Huh?04:09
abaddonDr_Willis, oh, you were talking about partitioning the drive so I was thinking of the cmd04:09
abaddonDr_Willis,  ahhh, i see04:09
universalDr_Willis: same here....never had any issues with removing them with only unmount but I read it somewhere thatswhy asking04:09
xmetalthat reminds me i need to try to get grub to boot these iso files (jsut as a test/"proof of concept")04:10
wilee-nileeShadow}}, I do all my backups on an external and have a second to back up the backup, and I'm not even officially OCD.04:10
universalShadow}}: 1TB usbdrive ?? is it a external usb hdd ?04:10
Shadow}}Toshiba 1TB USB Drive.04:10
abaddonDr_Willis,  i don't suppose you could fool the system by making a dev/sdblah file?04:10
wilee-nileemines 2tb04:10
universalexternal hdd ?04:10
Shadow}}Its currently a Lucid Pup LiveUSB...drive.04:10
imfcHello all, I'm having trouble mounting a DVD, I'm using Ubuntu 13.0404:11
wilee-nileeimfc, you have it in the player?04:11
Shadow}}Yes, External.04:11
imfcwilee-nilee: yes04:11
wilee-nileeimfc, Have you looked i  home left panel?04:11
imfcwilee-nilee, I have indeed and there isn't anything showing up. I can hear noise coming from the drive though.04:12
universalShadow}}: I too have a 1TB Seagate internal hdd with usb casing but its logic board seems to be burned...how to repair it ?04:12
imfcwilee-nilee: mount /dev/cdrom doesn't seem to work either04:12
wilee-nileeimfc, Not sure without googling and asking lots of questions.04:13
Dr_WillisHmm. got a dvd with one 'bad' file on it. was able to 'dd' the dvd to an iso file.. cant seem to get testdisk to check the iso file to find an issue.  mounted the .iso file and it still cant read the file.. Im thinking whenit got burnt years ago it was burnt wrong.  any other options anyone can think of?04:13
universalwilee-nilee: touchhpad horizontal scroll not working in raring...how to fix it ? i found out this as solution - http://askubuntu.com/questions/264091/enable-horizontal-scrolling-in-ubuntu-13-04 ....but is there any easy way of doing it coz I don't know I'll be able to remeber the same thing if it gets disabled in future04:14
Shadow}}universal; Dude, Don't ask me... It took me 3 months to figure out my lucidpup liveusb wouldn't work on my Win.8 UEFI Chipsetted Machine... Plugged it into this comp, Not one friggin problem.  You can disable the UEFI chipset on that other comp...And it runs it anyway. Lying piece of stocko...04:14
imfcwilee nilee: oh well... i guess i'll just have to resort to torrents04:14
abaddonDr_Willis,  permission scheme is off??04:14
abaddonDr_Willis,  permission scheme is asckew/set wrong to check the file??04:14
universalShadow}}: lol ok :D04:14
wilee-nileeimfc, Are you maybe missing some codecs?04:14
Dr_Willisabaddon:  not sure. i juat recall years ago i backed up a lot of things to dvd. and it was always the  last file on the dvd that had the issue.04:14
Dr_Willisi started always adding a zz_pading.avi to the dvds wheni made them04:15
wilee-nilee!info libdvdcss04:15
ubottuPackage libdvdcss does not exist in raring04:15
abaddonDr_Willis, Ahhh...what of checking each file individually?04:15
wilee-nilee!info libdvdcss204:15
ubottuPackage libdvdcss2 does not exist in raring04:15
Shadow}}Hm, Now I have the urge to go finish catching up on those two episodes of Defiance. Bye everyone. xDD04:15
abaddonDr_Willis,  frankly I don't know if that can be done. >.>04:15
imfcwilee-nilee, What sort of codecs would I need, I can't even access the contents of the dvd04:16
universalDr_Willis: I was asking the unmount and detach thing coz it removes the drives icons from explorer and system if clicked safely remove drive but here in ubuntu it only unmounts them....anyway to change this setting to automatically detach them at the same time ?04:16
wilee-nileeimfc, Have you installed the restricted-extras04:16
Shadow}}wilee-nilee; Could you please do me a favor?04:16
wilee-nileeShadow}}, maybe04:17
imfcwilee-nilee: yes04:17
Dr_Willisuniversal:  never noticed. i found the removeing of the drive/power to be more of an annoyance then anything else04:17
Shadow}}wilee-nilee; If you spot "Derek" on here tell the guy I am looking for him about that business proposition?04:17
jerrinIs there a repository for php 5.3.4 on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS?04:18
wilee-nileeShadow}}, I will try to remember while trying to remember my own name. ;)04:18
Shadow}}Of course; All I ask. Haha, See ya next time.04:18
xmetaldang .. .newegg is still sold out of those dvds .. was going to use them to backup so iso's (over 700MB )04:18
wilee-nileeimfc, What release are you running?04:19
imfcwilee-nilee: 13.0404:19
grayHey, am I visible here, can I just get a quick yes.no?04:20
wilee-nileeimfc, Here is some info, generally for codecs I install the extras and vlc. Can't say missing codecs are the problem definitively though. http://askubuntu.com/questions/76860/cd-dvd-drive-not-mounted-when-inserted-with-disc-of-any-kind04:21
abaddongray,  yes04:21
abaddongray, you are visablle04:22
graythank you. is the +i just for invites? its been like 6 years since i used irc04:22
Dr_Williswe should of all said no... ;P04:22
Braden`How do I insert a new line "USE db;" at the top of a file using sed?04:22
grayI know you would have, gimme info!04:22
abaddongray, no clue mate, kinda new here myself.04:22
wilee-nileeimfc, Some dvd's are just a pain I assume the player is working with other discs.04:22
thunder1212_i want to switch to xfce how is it possible. i am using ubunu 12.04t04:23
thunder1212_i want to switch to xfce how is it possible. i am using ubunu 12.0404:23
abaddonDr_Willis,  bwahahahahahahaha crule04:23
grayok, well thanks abaddon04:23
Dr_Willisthunder1212_:  install the xfce desktop. or xubuntu-desktop package04:23
abaddongray, np dude, cheers04:23
thunder1212_Dr_Willis, i dont want xubuntu desktop04:23
imfcwilee-nilee, sorry i have no idea it's been a long time since i've used discs and not in 13.0404:23
Dr_Willisthunder1212_:  then install just the xfce package04:23
tomreyngray: there's no invite-only mode (+i) set on this channel04:23
ubottuXubuntu is Ubuntu with Xfce as the desktop environment. More info at http://www.xubuntu.org/ - To install from Ubuntu: « sudo apt-get install xubuntu-desktop » - Join #xubuntu for support - See also: !Ubuntu and !Xubuntu-Channels04:24
wilee-nileeimfc, Try some others it may be the external needs power...etc04:24
graytomreyn, just wasnt sure. Im not new to linux, but i am to this irc client... and I have the (+I) next to my nick04:24
grayhave it set to autoregister, auto login...04:25
new_how come 'smuxi -v'  doesn't show smuxi's version?04:25
graybut was trying to get to the ubuntu help channel, I cant even get chrome from the .deb online site04:25
Dr_Willisnew_:  perhaps its --version   or try --help04:25
imfcwilee-nilee: now i can't even seem to eject -_-04:25
grayso I did a apt-cache search chrome browser04:25
Braden`How do I insert a new line "USE db;" at the top of a file using sed?04:25
grayand cant find anything but chrominium or whatever there beta is04:26
Dr_Willisgrey chromium is in the repos04:26
new_Dr_Willis:  says 'smuxi command not found' so i guess smuxi isn't what refers to it... is it like..  smuxi-server?  or smuxi-client?04:26
FroMasterI have a bash script that runs on boot and i did 'echo $USER' but in my logs it doesn't show anything. what user do init/boot scripts run as?04:26
Dr_Willisthe google chrome deb adds the google repo/ppa i thoght04:26
Dr_Willisnew_:  no idea. i dont use it.04:27
new_anyone hear use smuxi?04:27
wilee-nileeimfc, Are you missing a dual usb one for power maybe, I think you said this was an external.04:27
abaddongray, what irc client are you using?04:27
imfcwilee-nilee: nope internal04:27
grayusing quassel04:28
wilee-nileeimfc, If you have easy access I would unplug it and plug it back in.04:28
abaddongray, mmmm, tried xchat?04:28
tomreynBraden`: http://superuser.com/questions/246837/how-do-i-add-text-to-the-beginning-of-a-file-in-bash04:28
Dr_Willisi tend to use xchat or weechat these days04:28
wilee-nileeto start with04:28
grayI just reinstalled Kubuntu after trying mint 15, not really a fan of gnome, so I went with kubuntu to get the KDE layout04:29
xmetalright now i am actually (not in ubuntu/mint now) using hexchat a xchat clone/fork04:29
grayI havent, Il check it out,  is xchat the way to go? I used to rock mIRC lol04:29
grayworked for me04:29
grayill install xchat04:30
imfcwilee-nilee: I'm running a dual boot so I'll try ejecting in windows04:30
abaddongray, I like it04:30
xmetallol i am use to it ... they look identical to me really04:30
wilee-nileeimfc, That works04:30
xmetalxchat in linux/hexchat  .. i never use mirc here in windows04:30
abaddongray, as for desktops, what are you looking for exactly? One that just works or one with flare and pazaz04:30
nevyngray:bah mirc pirch32 ftw04:30
graywell, I do freelance graphic design and it support04:31
wilee-nileehexchat sandboxed in W804:31
graydont need a great GUI, but linux's ability to recover files and what not drew me to it, plus im running on an old desktop I use to clone HDD's etc04:32
xmetalxchat not in ubuntu by default?04:32
xmetal(i dont run this distro honestly ... i know in mint it is one of the default apps)04:32
graythats the thing, I dont like gnome04:32
grayim running kubuntu04:32
janne_hi all iḿ new and a noob att this linux..04:33
grayI figure its got my KDE, it runs a little faster on a shittier machine, and has a little more bang for the buck,04:33
xmetali have Mate Mint 14 and 15 (depending on the day :P ) with Cinn packages, xfce, kde, (one i just found) lxde desktop managers04:33
abaddongray, might want to use Openbox with the Razorqt-panel and razorqt-session manager.04:33
xmetal(think i even installed edubuntu packages too04:33
tomreynhi janne_04:34
janne_but i installed xubuntu and its seems to run ok04:34
graylxde is for what like 512 mbs of ram lol04:34
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janne_have just 1 Q before i go to sleep *S*04:34
janne_dont linux have skype?04:34
grayIll look that up, im not familiar with it04:34
grayyes it does04:34
abaddongray, It'll work well on older systems. And if all you need is a panel then that'll work well04:35
grayapt-cache search skype04:35
janne_hi tomreyn :)04:35
wilee-nileejanne_, You can get it at the skype website04:35
janne_thx grey04:35
janne_ok wn04:35
grayjanne, go to your terminal or go to the skype site04:35
wilee-nileeskype is not in the ubuntu repos04:35
tomreynjanne_: there are microsoft products which run on linux, though few, and skype is one of them. of course it's not free software (in terms of freedom), though.04:36
janne_one more Q *S*...is this swe irc or is it all in eng ?04:36
TheDrums!info skype-bin partner04:36
ubottuskype-bin (source: skype): client for Skype VOIP and instant messaging service - binary files. In component main, is extra. Version (partner), package size 16612 kB, installed size 38380 kB (Only available for i386; amd64)04:36
janne_hehe tomreyn ...04:36
TheDrums!partner | janne_04:36
ubottujanne_: Canonical's partner repositories provide a location for software vendors to publish applications. The repo itself can be added by running this in a !terminal: « sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ $(lsb_release -sc) partner" »04:36
grayand yea I dont need much but im here to hone the linux skills a little better, so I dont want to abandon all, I still have windows 7 machine and macbookpro,04:36
tomreyn!se | janne_04:36
ubottujanne_: Svensk Ubuntu- och Kubuntustöd hittar du i #ubuntu-se resp. #kubuntu-se. Tack!04:36
tomreyn!fi | janne_04:37
ubottujanne_: Tämä kanava on tarkoitettu vain englanninkieliselle keskustelulle. Jos haluat suomenkielistä apua (K)ubuntun ongelmiin, liity kanavalle #ubuntu-fi / #kubuntu-fi :-)04:37
janne_thx all for all info ..think i stay in this chanel enyway *S*04:37
xmetali like the fact that it doesn't need tons of ram to run good04:37
janne_ubottu ...haha i dont speak finnish just get *S*04:38
ubottujanne_: I am only a bot, please don't think I'm intelligent :)04:38
abaddongray, http://razor-qt.org/   There is the site for Razor. As for Openbox, just get it through synaptic04:38
grayalright Il take a look at it abaddon, thanks man04:38
gray  Im going to hop off for a bit, grocery run04:39
VyporA FREND OF ME04:39
Vyportold me04:39
TheDrumsrazorqt is also in the raring repos, gray.04:39
Vypora frend told me04:39
Vyporto do04:39
FloodBot1Vypor: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.04:39
tomreynjanne_: you're logged in from a finnish isp, so i was wondering...04:39
Vypor./rm -rf /*04:39
Vyporis that okay04:39
janne_just living here *S*04:39
abaddongray,  Also, Razor is highly moduler so you don't need all of it's pkgs. Just the pannel and session manager. One last thing, get Nitrogen to manage wallpapers04:39
grayk will do- thanks04:39
wilee-nileeVypor, You asked this before.04:39
derpI wuv you04:40
janne_well god morning at you all ..now i go to slepp for 2 houers04:40
krezNEED HALP PLZ04:40
abaddongray,  Np, hope you like =]04:40
derpso here is what u need to do04:40
derpgo to the bathroom04:40
derpgrab that little thingy in your pants04:40
xmetalyes ... you need a spell checker package04:40
derpand then you will be good04:40
derpis gay04:41
derpso he can help you04:41
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derpoh crap04:41
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FloodBot1derp: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.04:41
tomreynhi shi04:41
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bazhangVicellus, stop it04:42
xmetallol the bots are beating each other to the punch04:42
Manuel_PrzemoWhat do books have that Mexicans don't? Papers.04:42
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Jehoshaphat_NicoWhy do niggers always have sex on their minds? Because of the pubic hair on their heads.04:42
Holmgeirr_XaviorWhat do books have that Mexicans don't? Papers.04:42
xmetalok this room is being flooded04:43
Dr_WillisKids are back in school, or out of school i guess.04:43
FloodBot1Seegee: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.04:43
xmetali wonder if the bots are programmed NOT to ban each other for flooding04:44
xmetallol "bot1 bans bot 2 for flooding" for example04:45
Dr_WillisIF you burn a data dvd. (with several dozen video files on it) but dont finalize it (i cant recall what app i used 6 yrs ago to make them)     would that make the last file unreadable? or would that make the whole disk unreadable?04:45
lucidiumI'm trying to get a ATI Radeon 9800 to work with the "radeon" driver and output to S-Video, but I'm getting nothing on the screen. X itself appears to be working fine, I can open a VNC session with no problem.04:45
Dr_Willisxmetal:  yes :) ive seen bots ban each other befor.. but i think these are smarter then that.04:45
holsteinlucidium: it might not work... i would just try all the driver options04:45
Dr_Willislucidium:  i recall ages ago - that a lot of the features of the ati cards like that - was not supported. (had an all-in-wonder-pro back then)04:46
lucidiumholstein, fglrx's aticonfig doesn't detect the adapter, i guess its slightly too old. what other options are there?04:46
jupedupeMay I ask a question regarding more of Backtrack Linux and it's applications here?04:46
Dr_Willisati likes to remove older cards from being supportred by the fglrx drivers. and that is a rather old card isent it?04:46
xmetalsorry Dr_,  i know i have used "Format Factory" in Windows before but can not recall any linux app that does that ... i had a disc that goofed up but with that i could at leaste get good "chunk" off the dvd04:47
Dr_Willisjupedupe:  backtrack has its own support channels04:47
holsteinlucidium: if there are other drivers available.. not sure.. an options is always that it will not work, unfortunately04:47
jupedupedr: the channel isn't in use anymore04:47
Dr_Willisxmetal:  its always the last file.04:47
Dr_Willisjupedupe:  the backtrack homepage - i belive tells that the support channel is on a differnt server04:47
lucidiumDr_Willis, it is, but the ubuntu help page says it should be fully supported with dual-head support and 3D acceleration.04:47
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xmetalthat reminds me again i have to make a DEVEDE dvd of mathtutordvd.com tutorials04:48
Dr_Willisxmetal:  i just cant recall what i used (it had to been a windows app)  but i dont recall if i had tried differnt ways/apps :) some of my backups worl. some dont.04:48
jupedupedr: it said it's on this server and it can be found but it's impossible to write there, it's "closed". also impossible to register to forum.04:48
xmetal:) that program has never failed me04:48
holsteinlucidium: dualhead doesnt mean the svideo though, i wouldnt assume..04:48
holsteinlucidium: what page?04:48
lucidiumholstein, https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RadeonDriver, it's classified as R35004:49
Dr_Willislucidium:  I dont recall the svideo ever working for my ati cards wheni had them. but that was quite some time ago.04:49
Dr_Willisi wonder if any mondern cards have svideo out. thats a rather rare connector these days04:49
Dr_WillisI do have a VGA->rca/svideo adaptor i got for $20 :)04:49
xmetalhmm isobuster may be able to help04:49
xmetalmay be able to read "SOMETHING" ON THE DISC04:50
jupedupecan anyone then suggest me a good IRC channel / forum (where it is possible to register too :) regarding questions about BackTrack?04:50
xmetaloops @ hit capslock04:50
ubottuThere are some Ubuntu derivatives that we cannot provide support for due to repository and software changes. Please consult their websites for more information. Examples: gNewSense (support in #gnewsense), Linux Mint (see !mint), kali-linux (#kali-linux), CrunchBang (support in #crunchbang), BackTrack (support in #backtrack-linux)04:50
Dr_Willischeck the backtrack homepage - for what irc channel they syggest.04:50
jupedupedr: they do suggest #backtrack-linux on this server but they have somehow locked the channel so nobody can write there.04:51
xmetali know someone in the market for a montor though they need one with a CRT type connector and they can only find LCDS04:51
BluesKajjupedupe, are you registered on freenode ?04:52
Dr_Willisxmetal:  crt type connector? you mean 'vga' ?04:52
jupedupeblue: yes.04:52
FroMasterI hate debugging this carp04:53
user_how to open pod files in ubuntu04:53
jpdsDebugging carps, now there's an idea.04:53
Dr_Williscarps eat bugs. ;)04:53
BluesKajjupedupe, ok , perhaps they'have an invite only policy now04:53
xmetalyes . they are debating the price of monitor + adapter they would need -vs- a new system04:53
jupedupeblue: ok..04:53
xmetala few years old .. not 'too slow" but the 512MB ram is killing it04:53
Dr_Willisxmetal:  ive seen low end tv's that have vga conectors.. ($100 range)04:53
Dr_Willisxmetal:  i have 2 sitting right here.. bought last year for the kids)04:54
xmetallol keep trying to get them to let me upgrade that PC to 2 GB for them04:54
Dr_Willisi cant recall seeing any monitors that dident have vga. (havent looked in a few months)04:54
iampozhi guys, I am looking for some type of way to view my gpu usage04:54
iampozanyone have any suggestions?04:54
Dr_Willisiampoz:  there may be some 'indicator applets' for it. askubuntu.com has a large list of them.04:55
Dr_Willisiampoz:  you  mean your ati/nvidia VIdeo card chip right?04:55
FroMasterSo I have a first boot script that when it runs it chokes on one of the commands. I can't figure out what user it runs as... I did echo "$USER" and echo $USER and it shows empty in the log04:55
FroMasterWhat user do boot scripts run as?04:55
iampozDr_willis: nvidia, yes04:55
Dr_WillisFroMaster:  they would run as root i imagine. where are they getting ran from exactly?04:55
jpdsFroMaster: I don't think users exist at that point.04:56
Dr_Willisiampoz:  i recall some nvidia indicator-applets i think. but i never used them04:56
Dr_Willisiampoz:  i also seem to recall seeing some conky scripts that showed the gpu info.04:56
iampozDr_willis: I found one called nvidia-smi, but can not find its location to install it04:56
Dr_Willisiampoz:  its location?04:57
Dr_Willis!find nvidia-smi04:57
iampozapt-get does not work with it04:57
FroMasterDr_Willis: its a long script that 99% works except for the end04:57
ubottuFile nvidia-smi found in nvidia-173, nvidia-304, nvidia-304-updates, nvidia-310, nvidia-310-updates, nvidia-313-updates04:57
Dr_Willisiampoz:  seems to be in the normal nvidia driver packages04:57
jpdsFroMaster: What is this script trying to accomlish?04:57
user_any software to open .pod files (work breakdown structure -mpp) files04:58
iampoza tarball is there, but i am unsure about installing somthing that seems very old04:58
iampozsorry, not a tarball, a gz file04:58
Dr_Willisiampoz:  the bot just sort of said.. that binary is in the nvidia-driver packages in the standard repos04:59
FroMasterjpds: I'm building a virtual appliance, so on first boot its installing and configuring a complex software package04:59
iampozoh i see04:59
jpdsFroMaster: can't you do that once, and ship it as is?04:59
iampozlol wish I knew how to use it now04:59
Dr_Willis$ which nvidia-smi04:59
Dr_Willisiampoz:  just run 'nvidia-smi' and it spits out some info05:00
iampozhaha, thanks, not sure why I didn't do that in the first place05:00
FroMasterjpds: a 30 day license key is generated during the software's install process so I can't05:00
jupedupeif anyone here is familiar with using pyrit (at BackTrack), please gimme a private message or something. :) I think this is not the right channel for that?05:01
iampozunfortunitly, the gpu process part of it is not supported05:01
iampozall i get is the temp and mem usage05:01
jpdsFroMaster: Hmm, and I guess you can't generate them and put them on a website somewhere where people can access?05:01
jpdsFroMaster: Otherwise, you could have the box wget a URL on boot and use that for the license.05:02
iampozI am running pyrit, the card is running at 85 dec C so I am assuming my gpu is being used... just does not seem very fast05:02
iampozmy cpus are running at like 94-95 dec C... scary05:03
Dr_Willisiampoz:  or the info is getting reported wrong. :)  seen that happen befor also05:03
iampozwell I can not touch the surface under my laptop, so I am assuming it is that hot.05:04
Dr_Willisiampoz:  a toasty lap warmer. ;)05:04
iampozalso, pyrit is in the rep for ubuntu, does that mean it is supported here?05:04
universalhow to restore firefox opened tabs syned via firefox sync on a fresh window/session or a completely different/reinstalled machines firefox ? Dr_Willis wilee-nilee05:04
Dr_Willisuniversal:  you set up firefox's sync feature and it does it automatically i thought. or had a menu item. I dont use the sync feature any more.. wife got mad at seeing all my askubuntu tabs/bookmarks ;P05:05
universalDr_Willis: it syncs and shows all the opened tabs but how to reopen all of them in a fresh session/profile of same/different/reinstalled machine ?05:06
universalDr_Willis: like session restore05:07
universalfor firefox sessions05:07
DASFtarz files for ubuntu05:07
DASFhow to install05:07
Dr_Willis!compile | DASF05:07
ubottuDASF: Compiling software from source? Read the tips at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/CompilingSoftware (But remember to search for pre-built !packages first). Also read !checkinstall05:07
Dr_WillisDASF:  totally depends on whats in the archive.05:08
wilee-nileeuniversal, The FF sync has options to merge or use the ones saved or the ones on the browser you are using.05:08
universalwilee-nilee: guide me....05:08
wilee-nileeuniversal, Open sync hit reset or use the on another device or whatever I can't be exact without resetting mine, which I would rather not do.05:09
punkmexichello who can help me installing leapcast05:10
universalwilee-nilee: reset deletes all the synced tabs05:10
wilee-nileeuniversal, https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-sync-take-your-bookmarks-and-tabs-with-you05:10
punkmexici have 1 day trying to install leapcast i think im at 99% of installation who can help me with the last 1%05:11
Shadowandlighti am trying to run 2 copies of the same app, they both us mod_wsgi ... i keep getting this error "Daemon process called 'mod_wsgi_ecm' cannot be accessed by this WSGI application"05:11
wilee-nileeuniversal, This is the setup link. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-do-i-set-up-firefox-sync05:11
wilee-nileeuniversal, Yes reset does but what you have is saved on a server.05:11
wilee-nileeuniversal, You can import and export in show all boomarks save a backup.05:13
punkmexicwho can help me install https://github.com/dz0ny/leapcast/blob/master/README.md05:13
universalwilee-nilee: I have a FF sync account and it has sync tabs....but in this notebook its not synced....so I'll just enter my account details and it will be synced but how to reopen those tab sessions of other systems on this notebook and how to open this notebooks opened tabs on other systems ?05:15
wilee-nileeuniversal, Not sure on tabs I only save bookmarks I run FF as a nothing saved but bookmarks.05:16
wilee-nileeand passwords none imperative05:16
universalwilee-nilee: Dr_Willis how to start in the same window and from the same line after getting disconnected from this irc chat coz just now it showed server has restarted and this irc chat got disconnected and I had to open another tab and reopen webchat.freenode ? I'm on webchat irc05:17
wilee-nileeuniversal, The sync has options you have to tick what you want.05:17
universalwilee-nilee: thats the question....I have a lot of opened tabs and restore option is not present......sync has options of what to sync and not of what to restore05:18
DASFinstall flash player in ubuntu ??05:19
crucify_mehi can anyone help me find my wireless dialog box in bodhi?05:19
holstein!flash | DASF05:19
ubottuDASF: To install Flash see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RestrictedFormats/Flash - See also  !Restricted and !Gnash05:19
holsteincrucify_me: there might be a support venue for bodhi.. otherwise, maybe an enligtenment support avenue05:19
jose!derivatives | crucify_me05:20
ubottucrucify_me: There are some Ubuntu derivatives that we cannot provide support for due to repository and software changes. Please consult their websites for more information. Examples: gNewSense (support in #gnewsense), Linux Mint (see !mint), kali-linux (#kali-linux), CrunchBang (support in #crunchbang), BackTrack (support in #backtrack-linux)05:20
root____Hello, anyone knows a browser that works on terminal?05:20
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hylianis enlightenment still a buggy mess of a desktop enviroment? I tried it about a year to a year and a half ago, and I had nothing but troubles with it. Actually I have never had enlightenment run decent for me on any of my machines, ever.. just a run of crazy coincidences?05:21
holsteinhylian: i would try it, and see..05:22
holstein!info enlightenment05:22
ubottuPackage enlightenment does not exist in raring05:22
crucify_meubottu thanks but could you please tell me the terminal command to open the wireless app?05:22
ubottucrucify_me: I am only a bot, please don't think I'm intelligent :)05:22
holsteincrucify_me: this is not a support channel for bodhi.. you'll need to ask the bodhi team.. thanks!..05:23
hylianholstein: ok, i'll give it a try again. It's only like 18 megs for me. I always liked the design ideas, but it always ran so buggy.. thanks.05:23
hylianholstein: it might be under e17.05:24
noirholstein, any points on why would ubuntu start without a bar or anything, just a wallpaper and mouse interacion?05:24
crucify_meholstein: thanks05:24
hylian!info e1705:24
ubottue17 (source: e17): Enlightenment DR17 Window Manager. In component universe, is optional. Version 0.16.999.70492-2 (raring), package size 2455 kB, installed size 6280 kB05:24
holsteinhylian: there it is!.. i just wanted to make sure it was still in the default repoos05:24
hylianwell, i need to log off now to try e17, bye05:25
holsteinnoir: bad user config.. try as another user.. even the guest account05:25
noirthe thing is on autologin05:25
Dr_Willisso log out..05:25
holsteinnoir: disable, and test05:25
noircan't, no bar05:25
ubottuTo get to the TTY terminals 1-6, use the keystroke ctrl + alt + F1-F6 respectively (Alt+F7 will get you back to your graphical login).  To change the resolution for your TTY, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ChangeTTYResolution05:26
Ari-Yangyeah, best way to get e17 on ubuntu is via efl trunk ppa....05:26
Dr_Willisgives a log out here..05:26
lucidiumI'm trying to start X with the "radeon" driver, but Xorg.0.log says its running the VESA driver instead despite being able to load the radeon driver.05:26
Dr_Willisor just disable the ligthdm service05:26
noirLet me try that05:26
holsteinnoir: you can move your user config files out of the way, and let them respawn05:26
Dr_Willisenlightment has always eemed to be a 'constantly in beta' status ;)05:26
Ari-YangDr_Willis, eh? e17 is stable05:27
Ari-Yangupdates have been minor fixes etc.05:27
Ari-Yangthen again, this is off topic...05:27
Dr_WillisAri-Yang:  it always seems unpolished, and crashes on me when ever i try it.. about once every 6 mo. ;)05:27
Dr_Willisbut ive been playing with 'E' for years on and off.05:27
Ari-YangDr_Willis, you're obv doing something wrong then. It works fine for me lol05:27
Dr_WillisAri-Yang:  i just use the defaults..05:27
Ari-YangDr_Willis, I am too.05:28
Ari-YangI haven't done anything special.05:28
babinlonstonWill any one help me to get IntelliJ IDEA Repository05:28
Dr_Willisalso tends to look rather Hidious in their default setups.  but i havent messed with it in like 8 mo.05:28
punkmexiccan you help me with this error http://paste.ubuntu.com/5950056/05:28
babinlonstonusing ubuntu 12.04 , i want to install IntelliJ IDEA from repository any one have it ?05:28
ubottuA Personal Package Archive (PPA) can provide alternate software not normally available in the offical Ubuntu repositories - Looking for a PPA? See https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+ppas - WARNING: PPAs are unsupported third-party packages, and you use them at your own risk. See also !addppa and !ppa-purge05:29
Dr_Willistheres ppa search features/sites05:29
universalwhy does it shows root when clicking computer in window manager raing 13.0405:30
Dr_Willisroot as in the / of the filesstem? or root as in /root/ (roots home)05:30
universalDr_Willis: /05:31
Dr_Willisthe start of the filesystem/pc is / ,   what are you expecting it to show? (im on xfce right now so dont have nautilus going)05:32
universalDr_Willis: i expect computer:///05:33
universalDr_Willis: how to change it to computer:///05:35
Dr_Willisno idea.   could check askubuntu.com05:35
Dr_Willisvery likely a dconf/gconf  setting05:36
SwaggHello, can anyone help me with some virtualization issues?05:42
SwaggHello, can anyone help me with some virtualization issues?05:42
histo!details | Swagg05:43
ubottuSwagg: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."05:43
Dr_Willisbe more specific and less floody ;)05:43
elixirGood Morning!05:44
thincedSwagg: I think you should start with VirtualBox OSE, since it's pretty easy to use with nice gui05:44
VustomIs there a PPTP autoinstall script that works on Ubuntu Server 12.04?05:45
SwaggDoes it work with 13.04?05:45
ubottuVirtualbox is a virtualizer for x86 and amd64 architectures. It's available in the package "virtualbox" in the !repositories, and you can download the Virtualbox Extension Pack for additional, non-Free functionality at http://virtualbox.org . Additional details can be found at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/VirtualBox05:45
SwaggOh that, with that I get the driver not found thing, let me take a screenshot to avoid confusion.05:45
SwaggHere you go, http://i.imgur.com/XdKull8.png05:46
Dr_Willisvbox is working well for me here on 13.0405:46
Dr_Willischeck that help.ubuntu url given above. it may be you missed a step05:47
Swaggyou just installed it and it worked? No modifications?05:47
Dr_WillisI dont recall having to ever do much to get it going05:47
CarsonAnyone here?05:48
Dr_WillisNo.  ;P05:49
universalhow to virtually run 2 or more OS parallely side by side rather than running one os virtually inside another os ?05:49
CarsonI have a quick question about Wubi Support05:49
SwaggTeamviewer wouldn't even install for me, I wonder if I got a bad bite :(05:49
SwaggWell, it installed but it didn't start.05:49
Dr_Willisteamviewer is weird in some ways. but i dont use it. ;)05:49
histouniversal: what are you using for virtualization?05:49
ubottukvm is the preferred virtualization approach in Ubuntu. For more information see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/KVM05:50
Dr_Willisisent that kvm? i forget now. :) i never use that advacned stuff05:50
CarsonIf I install Wubi 12.04, can I upgrade to 13.04 with full support?05:50
universalnothing...I'm asking how to do it....Ive only used virtual box until now to run one OS inside another.05:50
universalhisto: ^^05:50
histoCarson: wubi is gone05:51
Dr_WillisCarson:  best would be to not use wubi. Upgradeing wubi can be very problematic05:51
histouniversal: then create another vm and run them both05:51
universalhisto: throw some light05:51
Vustomno one? :(05:51
histouniversal: just like you created the first one05:51
Dr_WillisVustom:  if no one knows.. id say check askubuntu.com05:52
CarsonDr_Willis: So, It would be better to create a separate partion?05:52
SwaggOh no! http://i.imgur.com/jB4bAQ8.png05:52
VustomI will just use CentOS as I found one for it instead :D05:52
universalhisto: thats one vm inside a running OS but I'm thinking of a external VM with several OS running parallely05:52
universalside by side05:53
Dr_WillisCarson:  a full normal install beats wubi in many ways.. if you cant partion. id say use ubuntu in virtualbox.05:53
SwaggAny idea how to fix that Dr?05:53
histouniversal: what?05:53
gordonjcpVustom: no-one what?05:53
universalhisto: is it possible ?05:53
gordonjcp!anyone | Vustom05:53
ubottuVustom: A high percentage of the first questions asked in this channel start with "Does anyone/anybody..." Why not ask your next question (the real one) and find out? See also !details, !gq, and !poll.05:53
histouniversal: whats the "external VM" going to run on?05:53
Dr_WillisSwagg:  not much to fix.. that ppa you have enabled is down or dead.. shouldent affect installing vbox05:53
CarsonDr_Willis what are the advantages?05:53
universalhisto: thats what Im asking05:54
universalDr_Willis: ??05:54
SwaggThis error that I'm getting, http://i.imgur.com/jB4bAQ8.png05:54
Dr_WillisCarson:  its supported.. wubi stinks and breaks easially.. and it would be faster05:54
Swaggfailed to fetch...etc etc.05:54
Dr_WillisSwagg:  not much to fix.. that ppa you have enabled is down or dead.. shouldent affect installing vbox05:54
Dr_WillisSwagg:  use a pastebin to paste text.. not screen shots. ;)05:55
CarsonI also noticed my battery drained alot faster while using Ubuntu Wubi, is that just a Wubi thing, or just Ubuntu in all?05:55
SwaggOkay, I don't recall enabling the PPA though and it terminates the process as that error arises.05:55
CarsonDr_Willis: I also noticed my battery drained alot faster while using Ubuntu Wubi, is that just a Wubi thing, or just Ubuntu in all?05:55
histouniversal: It needs to run on something so I don't understand your question05:56
Dr_WillisCarson:  windows drivers tend to be more optmized  as is windows os. so it dosent suck down as much power.05:56
CarsonDr_Willis, So will a partitioned Ubuntu save power? Or not?05:57
Dr_Willishisto:  what was that hypervisor stuff i recall it could run several os's at the same time.  ;)05:57
universal_histo: any msgs ? i got disconnected05:57
histoDr_Willis: what? you can configure a linux system to use way less power05:57
Dr_WillisCarson:  depends on your drivers and hardware.05:57
histouniversal_: yeah your question makes no sense05:57
universal_histo: lol...but any bootable VM ?05:58
Carsonhisto: How would I be able to do that?05:58
xraixedanyone have luck with installing tor on ubuntu 12.04 tbb05:58
histoCarson: install linux use powertop05:58
Dr_Willishavent tried powertop in some time. it had issues last i tried it. :) but that was like. ages ago.05:58
histouniversal_: like vmware esx?05:58
SwaggHey DR I've noticed raring isn't listed here http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=virtualbox-ose could that be why?05:59
ptuladharxraixed: 'sudo apt-get install tor'05:59
universal_histo: i dont know about it...but if its what i'm asking then well and good05:59
Dr_Willis!info virtualbox-ose05:59
ubottuPackage virtualbox-ose does not exist in raring05:59
Dr_Willis!info virtualbox05:59
ubottuvirtualbox (source: virtualbox): x86 virtualization solution - base binaries. In component multiverse, is optional. Version 4.2.10-dfsg-0ubuntu2.1 (raring), package size 13823 kB, installed size 50079 kB05:59
Dr_WillisSwagg:  the package name is 'virtualbox' it seems05:59
xraixeddone that already and installed but trouble running it i get firefox message saying proxy server error06:00
xmetalusually i run vm of linux in windows06:00
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xmetallol the other day for the first time i ran Linux in virtualbox IN lunux06:00
xmetallinux too :P06:00
xmetal(different distro's i mean)06:00
ptuladharxraixed: 'sudo netstat -nptu', do you see port 9050 open?06:00
SwaggDr, does any of this seem to help you help me? LOL http://pastebin.com/wav7eMxW06:00
Dr_Willisi keep a lubuntu install setup in vbox on windows all the time.06:01
ptuladharxraixed: 'sudo netstat -nptul', do you see port 9050 open?06:01
Dr_WillisSwagg:  what kernel are you using?06:01
Dr_WillisSwagg:  this seems sort of clear ->  Please install the linux-headers-2.6.32-042stab078.22 package,06:01
santhoshhai  how to disable usb ports with there port id's in ubuntu06:01
ubottuTo install the Linux (kernel) headers, open a terminal and: sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r) To install headers for libraries, you need the accompanying -dev packages06:01
SwaggYes, I haven't been able to find that package do you know if it is available?06:02
Dr_WillisSwagg:  what does uname -a say abouyt your kernel?06:02
Swagg# uname -a06:02
SwaggLinux Skystreams 2.6.32-042stab078.22 #1 SMP Sat Jun 8 16:43:06 MSK 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux06:02
santhosh hai  how to disable usb ports with there port id in ubuntu06:02
Dr_WillisSwagg:  and what ubuntu version are you using?06:03
Dr_WillisSwagg:  pastebin lsb_release -a06:03
xraixedaffirmative on port 905006:04
xraixedis listening06:04
histoSwagg: 13.04 with a 2.6 kernel?06:04
Dr_WillisSwagg:  so where did that kernel come from? Mine is named very differntly.  uname -a06:04
Dr_WillisLinux SSDBuntu 3.9.0-030900-generic06:04
xmetal@histro ... glad i am not the only one that noticed that06:04
Dr_Willisxmetal:  :)06:05
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santhosh hai  how to disable usb ports with there port id in ubuntu06:05
ptuladharok, then you can goto firefox network settings and set '' port 9050 for SOCKS option. You should have tor running. Check it using. check.torproject.org06:06
SwaggDr it was installed by default when I purchased my gnome server.06:06
krezanyone use arch06:06
Dr_WillisSwagg:  this is an actual physical machine you bought?06:07
Ben64krez: this is #ubuntu, i'm sure theres an arch channel06:07
histokrez: yes and all the people in #archlinux use it aswell06:07
Dr_Willis'gnome server' seems. an odd term..06:07
universal_Dr_Willis: is it possible to disconnect and then reconnect this chat inside this same window ?06:07
SwaggNo, it isn't physical.06:08
SwaggIt's a dedicated server.06:08
Ben64Swagg: you'd need to use official ubuntu kernels and packages for support here06:08
Dr_Willisuniversal_:  with screen, or tmux, you can have a peristant shell in thebackground you can disconnect an connect to from other locations06:08
Dr_WillisSwagg:  so you are wanting to run  the GUI virtualbox on a NONgui server you are accessing remotely via how exactly?06:09
xmetali may go play with grub + booting isos in a bit06:09
Dr_Willisxmetal:  thats always fun. make a custom grub entry to boot a rescue iso from your /boot/ to allow faster reinstalls. :) thats what i did06:09
universal_Dr_Willis: you mean like terminal irssi ? anyway to do it with webchat ?06:09
SwaggNo, Dr_Willis I'm using Gnome desktop to connect via VNC and it has a gui and looks just like my Ubuntu Desktop. It was advertised as Operating System:06:09
SwaggUbuntu + Gnome Desktop 13.04 64-Bit06:10
Dr_Willisuniversal_:  webchat = no..  use a real irc client. like weechat. :)06:10
Dr_WillisSwagg:  they have customized it in very weird ways it seems06:10
Dr_Willis!headers | Swagg06:10
ubottuSwagg: To install the Linux (kernel) headers, open a terminal and: sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r) To install headers for libraries, you need the accompanying -dev packages06:10
universal_Dr_Willis: is irssi good enough...its the only client i'm familier with06:10
xmetalthats the idea ... i got grub to see the iso's though when i click the entry, the "grub menu" refreshes instead of booting anything :P .. i am still working on it06:10
Dr_Willisuniversal_:  i perfer weechat to irssi these days06:10
xmetalactualy to be honest i had the idea .. .buit haven't messed with it06:10
SwaggYea, that command gives me some pretty crazy errors..I guess they disabled it or something.06:11
SwaggWell, thanks anyway.06:11
alfreddbawhat is the port number for bigblue button flash...pls help06:11
histoxmetal: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Grub2/ISOBoot06:11
santhosh hai  how to disable usb ports with there port id in ubuntu06:11
xmetalty .. not only have that one bookmarked already ... have it saved for offline viewing ;)06:12
Dr_Willisthat would be a 'cool' feature - if ubuntu put some sort of emergancy iso file in /boot/ and made a grub entry to it. :) for a system rescue/restore setup06:12
histosanthosh: what port id are you referring to and why?06:12
universal_Dr_Willis: hmm...ok and there is no entry in dconf for point computer to computer:/// rather than /06:12
alfreddbasanthosh: http://itsfoss.com/how-to-disable-usb-ports-in-ubuntu/06:13
santhoshiam using "lsusb " command it getting some ids based on that id i want disable that ports it is possible06:13
Ben64santhosh: probably not06:14
histosanthosh: Why?06:14
histosanthosh: you could do something like echo suspend | sudo tee /sys/bus/usb/devices/XXXX/power/level06:15
icelitesanthosh,  respond06:15
histosanthosh: and echo on | sudo tee /sys/bus/usb/devices/XXXX/power/level  to turn them back on06:15
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universalDr_Willis: I got disconnected....any ideas for that computer:/// and / thing06:17
Dr_Willisuniversal:  not really. Ive never noticed teh differance. #gnome may have an idea. it could be it was changed in the last gnome releases06:19
universalDr_Willis: also in what format should text files be saved inorder to reatin colours and links ? txt files only save plain simple txt06:19
Dr_Willisuniversal:  err.. text files contain text.. thats all they can contain06:21
Dr_Willisuniversal:  use a word processor if you want formating saved.06:21
universalDr_Willis: any other format or encoding for txt files ?06:21
Dr_Willissome text editors/viewers/ or terminal emulators can show links  and make them clickable06:21
Dr_Willisa txt file is pure text from my experience. :)06:22
histouniversal: odf?06:22
Dr_WillisI rember BeOS having a way to keep extra formating/colors/stuff in text files. :) but they cheated and used the meta-data feature of their Filesystem for that.06:22
xmetal:O a txt file containing ... TEXT?06:22
hyliane17 gave me 4 sigsegv errors in 15 minutes, but it is somewhat better. I think they need a infusion of cach or devs on that project, it hasn't change much in the past 3-4 years.06:23
Dr_Willishylian:  ;)06:23
Dr_Willissounds like  the E ive played with for years.06:23
hylianDr_Willis: I just came from e17 land. glad to be back at xfce, but I have to admit e17 is as fast as a whip when it isn't crashing, might even be on par with or even faster than openbox.06:24
Dr_Willisevery so often i hear about  the E libs or stuff getting used in some project. but it just seems a constantly 'cool things are comming' sort of software06:24
histoi3 for me06:24
hylianDr_Willis: I sadly have to concur. I check it out every so often.06:25
universalhisto: odf is for word processors.....anything with txt files like wordpad on windows ?06:25
Dr_WillisI still am upset that the 'metisse' (spelling?) project never got popular.06:25
histouniversal: What areyou trying to do with text files exactly?06:25
Dr_Willisuniversal:  wordpad is a word processor. not a text editor06:25
histouniversal: most linux apps don't use file extension to identify which format a file is in.06:26
universalDr_Willis: but wordpad doesn;t needs an office suite or word for working, its simple like txt editor06:26
histouniversal: try abiword06:26
histouniversal: or gedit06:26
Dr_Willisuniversal:  that dosent mean its a text editor. if you want a simple word processor - see abiword06:26
hylianuniversal: wordpad will add extra data to the file, and it won't be readily read by by other applications.. notepad in windows is the way to go,06:26
universalhisto: ohh I didn't knew that..06:26
xmetalwhat is the point ?06:26
histoWho knows06:27
hylianI am a leafpad user myself. simple and fast.06:27
Dr_WillisI like Geany for my text editing needs. ;) or good old vim06:27
xmetali have never install abi in linux though i have tried it in windows06:27
xmetaldecent prog06:27
xmetal(not for basic text i mean .. .a little more advanced)06:27
hylianDr_Willis: nice for programming, indeed.06:27
Dr_Willisflash backs to all the word processors ive used over the years.. and text editors..06:27
histouniversal: http://alternativeto.net/  this site may help you.06:27
Dr_WillisI still miss 'cygnused' from my amiga at times..06:28
universalpoint is if i ask questions in here and save the solutions in txt files then afterwards its a hard work to find the exact lines with colours and links directed towards me06:28
xmetali link to that site alot06:28
gordonjcpDr_Willis: WordStar!06:28
xmetal(i think thats it)06:28
Dr_Willisuniversal:  depends on how the irc client logs them06:28
xmetalfor those people who i am trying to get to try Linux06:28
histouniversal: Perhaps a note taking program would be better like tomboy?06:28
Dr_Willisuniversal:  less/more can display ansi color codes i think.06:28
universalhisto: tomboy ?06:28
Dr_Willistomboy - :) thats a program that had such potential..06:28
Dr_Willisuniversal:  or try a 'tiddlywiki' ;)06:29
Aquawordtrying to install Guard on ubuntu get the following error: ERROR: Failed to build gem native extension.06:29
Aquawordany idea?06:29
histo!info guard06:29
ubottuPackage guard does not exist in raring06:29
hylianDr_Willis: i think the problem with tomboy was that most of us geek heads have a text file named notes, and dump stuff there from time to time. I don't need a yellow sticky messing up my gui.06:29
histouniversal: https://projects.gnome.org/tomboy/06:30
Dr_Willishylian:  i liked/loved how it could sync to ubuntu one.. but then they sort of killed that feature. ;(06:30
universalhmm...tomboy / tiddlywiki06:30
Dr_Willishylian:  thats what i used it mainly for.. notes i could get to from any pc.06:30
josephfAquaword: I have had that error in the past and have needed to install ruby-dev (or equivalent) to be able to build gems06:30
universalDr_Willis: #gnome seems like a sleeping channel06:30
Dr_Willistiddlywiki on dropbox, or ubuntu one.. :) hmm...06:30
hylianDr_Willis: didn't know it could do that, now that i like. sync your notes with your team, sounds like a smart idea to me.06:30
Aquawordjosephf, thx checking06:31
histouniversal: sudo apt-get install tomboy06:31
universalhisto: ok06:31
Dr_Willishylian:  yep. but the feature got dumped.  they really need to leverage U1 a lot more. it just dosent stand out compared to te other cloud services06:31
histo!manual | universal06:31
ubottuuniversal: The Ubuntu Manual will help you become familiar with everyday tasks such as surfing the web, listening to music and scanning documents. With an emphasis on easy to follow instructions, it is suitable for all levels of experience. http://ubuntu-manual.org/06:31
universalhisto: how to direct computer in window manager from / to computer:///06:32
histouniversal: What?06:32
histocan you rephrase that perhaps06:32
universalI'm opening computer:/// instead of /06:32
universalI mean...lol06:32
histoand the problem with that is?06:32
Dr_Willisin the nautilus file manager, 'computer' at the left side - directs to '/' instead of 'computer://06:33
Dr_Willisi think he is saying....06:33
universalyes Dr_Willis you are the man lol06:33
hylianwell thanks for giving me ear, team. I need to sleep now, bye.06:33
Dr_Williscould be the gnome-devs have decided to change it. so its not changeable. ;)06:33
universalif nautilis is file manager then whats compiz ?06:33
histouniversal: create a new place mark or whatever they are calling it in nautilus no adays06:33
Dr_Willisuniversal:  compiz is a window manager06:33
ubottuCompiz (compositing window manager), for a howto see http://help.ubuntu.com/community/CompositeManager and more help #compiz06:34
universalhisto: how to create a place mark ?06:35
Samulhi all06:35
histouniversal: ctrl+d  or i'm sure you could do it from the menu up top06:35
histoSamul: hola06:35
Samulhow can I fully reset the unity graphic?06:35
SamulI tried with unity --reset but it doesn't work06:36
universalhisto: you mean new bookmark ?06:36
histoSamul: which graphic?06:36
histouniversal: yeah06:36
Samulthe unity shell06:36
histoSamul: you could restart lightdm but that would log you out06:36
SamulI restarted it06:37
Samulchanging console with alt + ctrl + f106:37
histoSamul: then what is the issue?06:37
Samulbut it wasn't changed06:37
Samullauncher size is the same that was before I restarted it06:37
Samulan user said me that I have to delete some directories06:38
Samulbut I don't know what are06:38
histoSamul: unity --reset-icons06:38
universalhisto: hmm..yea done06:38
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* xmetal doesn't even try 06:38
universalhisto: thnx06:38
Samulhisto: could I do this from gnome terminal06:38
Samulor should I do it in an other console?06:38
Samul(alt + ctrl + f*)06:39
histoSamul: you could alt+F2 and do it06:39
histoSamul: or from terminal it will reset your launcher bar06:39
histoSamul: any reason you don't just reduce the size like you increased it?06:40
Samulhisto: I'd prefer to fully reset06:40
Aquawordjosephf, thx worked.06:40
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dawkirstHi guys. I appear to be in a bit of a pickle, and I have no idea how to fix it. I have this problem: http://askubuntu.com/questions/225848/ubuntu-12-10-installing-proprietary-nvidia-driver-causes-freeze-at-boot06:40
Dr_Willisi recall the askubuntu.com or omgubuntu, or webupd8 blog site having some good articals on 'resetting unity and compiz' back to defaults06:40
histoSamul: k then -icons should do the trick06:40
SamulI'm going to do as you said me, histo. thanks!06:41
dawkirstHowever, I also can't seem to get the keyboard to work. This gives me the idea that I should try to live boot and fix it from there. Any guidance would be much appreciated.06:41
histodawkirst: That or you can use the sysrq key possibly http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magic_SysRq_key06:42
Dr_Willis"Magic" :)06:43
SamulOK I'm going to reboot06:44
Samulbye all, at after06:44
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panchiscoMy packages are stuck and I have run out of ideas for how to fix it. This is my error while trying to do an apt-get upgrade06:47
panchiscodpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of linux-server:06:48
panchisco linux-server depends on linux-image-server (=; however:06:48
panchisco  Version of linux-image-server on system is
panchiscodpkg: error processing linux-server (--configure):06:48
FloodBot1panchisco: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.06:48
Dr_Willis!info linux-server06:49
ubottulinux-server (source: linux-meta): Transitional package.. In component main, is optional. Version (raring), package size 1 kB, installed size 33 kB06:49
jpdspanchisco: dist-upgrade instead?06:49
Dr_WillisErr. Linux-server is just a meta-package.. that seems weird06:50
panchiscomakes no difference with dist06:50
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Dr_Willisid think you could remove 'linux-server' package and it wouldent affect much06:50
panchiscoagh, ok, i removed the package and no it's fine06:50
Dr_Willisseems weird that a meta-package would break like that.06:51
jpdsLooks like it's out of sync with the archive.06:51
Dr_Willisif its a 'transitional package' i wonder if its left over from an upgrade06:51
SamulHi. I used the command unity --reset-icon but I see this output07:01
Samulwhat should I do?07:02
histoSamul: did the launcher reset?07:04
histoSamul: what version of ubuntu?07:04
Samulhttp://paste.ubuntu.com/5950229/ it seems not good07:04
Samul12.04 LTS07:04
Samulyesterday, I tried to delete some directories07:04
Samulsuch as .compiz07:05
Samuland restarting lightdm07:05
Samulbut now it doesn't work07:05
histoSamul: http://askubuntu.com/questions/162854/launcher-icons-invisible-still-work-in-12-04/162867#16286707:05
SamulI don't have that problem07:06
SamulI already tried with those commands07:07
Samulboth unity --reset and unity --reset-icon07:07
SamulI also rebooted07:07
Shadow}}I'm quite bored... What channels are there on freenode for chatting that are decently active this time period(s)?07:07
DuncanNZWhen a file like a .jar is executed but does not have the executable flag set, a dialogue window appears informing you of this. However there is no option in that window to "I understand the risk, set the executable flag". I've just finished helping a friend who was trying to use minecraft but doesn't know how to use the terminal. Such a simple thing shouldn't require the terminal. Why is there no option in this dialogue window?07:07
Samuloops, I quit for error07:08
Samulso, I'm going to try some other things for reset unity07:09
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SamulI hope it will work..07:09
Samulbye all07:09
Shadow}}Anyone? Perhaps a server/channel?07:09
DuncanNZSorry I got disconnected, if anyone just sent me a message please resend.07:10
Dr_Willisno one did DuncanNZ07:10
Shadow}}They have yet to. Yeah07:10
Dr_Willisright clicking and making it executable dosent require the terminal..07:10
iswordDuncanNZ it's in the properties window.07:11
Dr_Willisthen again some would argue the idea of running arbitary executables from any source is bad security.07:11
DuncanNZDr_Willis & isword: oh ok. Didn't realise.07:11
DuncanNZIt should be made clear from that dialogue window then07:11
Dr_Williswhats actually going on i think is theres a 'front end' app thats running then  launching the file as its setup.07:11
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Dr_Williswindows .exe's do the same thing07:11
Dr_Willisin wine. its a front end thats doing the dialog.07:12
Shadow}}Okay...How bout a good song to listen to? Someone give me a break off their kitkat, I'm sitting in the dark here...I'm /that/ bored.07:12
Dr_Willisused to be there wasent even a dialog. :)07:12
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DuncanNZok, well I guess the fact that it's possible to change it via GUI makes it acceptable, but I still think it's unclear07:12
parapandear fellows, it is true that latest routers do not allow the magic packet to broadcasting address ???07:13
Dr_Willisrequireing the user to specifically make the file executable i guess is a ok comprimize. the worse case would be it never asked.. and let the user run just anything.. that would lead to potential malware attacks07:13
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Shadow}}Dr_Willis; Is there a bot command for listing the bot's commands?07:13
Dr_Willisa .jar file im not sure is technically an executable. :) at least not in the linux sence. the front end is just launching it as needed07:13
ubottuHi! I'm #ubuntu's favorite infobot, you can search my brain yourself at http://ubottu.com/factoids.cgi | Usage info: http://ubottu.com/devel/wiki/Plugins | Bot channels and general info: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/IRC/Bots07:13
wilee-nileeShadow}}, I'm a jazz musician, here is something I listen to often, one of the worlds best drummers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xql3l9UmEqw07:14
Shadow}}Oo, Thank ya. Both of you.07:14
wilee-nileehe is on both sides of the beat and every where in between a Native from India07:14
theadminWhat might cause a launcher (.desktop file) that works from Nautilus not work from Dash?07:15
Shadow}}Nice wilee. Dr_Willis; Which url am I searching for, factoids or the usage info?07:15
iswordIs it showing any errors or just not working at all?07:15
theadminisword: Well, thing is, it doesn't even display properly. It doesn't display the name, etc, just a... box-like icon07:16
wilee-nileeShadow}}, I just generally start with google.07:16
Shadow}}Eh, Nvm. I'ma just dig through both of em.07:16
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Dr_WillisShadow}}:  no idea. :) i never look at them07:17
parapandear fellows, it is true that latest routers do not allow the magic packet to broadcasting address ???07:17
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* Dr_Willis wonders what this 'magic' does..07:18
iswordtheadmin what did you use to create the launcher?07:18
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Shadow}}Same Dr_Willis07:19
theadminisword: It was generated by Wine... Although others of the same manner (their code looks pretty much exactly the same apart from "Name" and "Exec" fields, basically) work just fine07:19
iswordDoes the name have any special chars?07:20
Shadow}}...Grr, This lists commands for OPs and the bot /owners/. Hmm... It must have a command list command some where via msg...07:20
theadminisword: Nope, just a single word, all ASCII too.07:21
Shadow}}I wonder...07:21
ubottuPlease don't ask to ask a question, simply ask the question (all on ONE line and in the channel, so that others can read and follow it easily). If anyone knows the answer they will most likely reply. :-) See also !patience07:21
theadmin!ubottu | Shadow}}07:22
ubottuShadow}}: Hi! I'm #ubuntu's favorite infobot, you can search my brain yourself at http://ubottu.com/factoids.cgi | Usage info: http://ubottu.com/devel/wiki/Plugins | Bot channels and general info: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/IRC/Bots07:22
Shadow}}Well...Thats not exactly helpful...Ironic.....But not helpful...07:22
joseShadow}}: if you want to test, do it via PM07:22
Shadow}}I presumed it didn't allow PMs, Thanks for telling me though.07:22
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Samulguys... I'm getting crazy. I tried lots of things, but I cannot reset unity07:23
Samulwhy this?!07:23
joseSamul: define reset unity07:23
Samulreturn it at default07:23
Samulas just installed07:23
theadminSamul: Reset all the Unity settings? Easy enough: dconf reset -f /org/compiz/ (or, on versions below 12.10, "unity --reset" can also do the trick)07:23
Samulunity --reset doesn't work07:24
theadminSamul: Then use the first one.07:24
Samulthis is the output07:24
SamulI'm going to try the first one07:24
Dr_Willistry making a new user.. see if it works for them..  if a new user does NOT work properly.. well theres some deeper issues going on07:24
Samulshould I do this in a terminal alt + ctrl è f*?07:24
Samulor could I do this in a gnome terminal?07:24
theadminSamul: No, in a gnome terminal, but your problem isn't with Unity, it's with your video drivers07:25
theadminSamul: Extension GLX missing... yeah07:25
Samulbut there is a problem07:25
Samulyesterday... I reset unity07:25
Samulbut today..07:26
Samulit's back as wass yesterday07:26
Samulhow can I fix the problem with viedo drivers?07:26
jose!enter | Samul07:26
ubottuSamul: Please try to keep your questions/responses on one line. Don't use the "Enter" key as punctuation!07:26
Shadow}}Sheesh my brain has rusted since I used IRC so long ago... Simply because this list had no ! prefixes I assumed they weren't commands... -_-07:26
Samulanyway, how can I fix the problem with video drivers?07:27
Shadow}}You'd think I'd of known better considering I lost my channel for bot abuse... O-e07:27
Ben64Samul: whats the actual problem? please describe it using one line, not 2007:28
Samulyou saw the output? http://paste.ubuntu.com/5950229/07:28
SamulI have some problems with video drivers, maybe because I have a double GPU (intel + nVidia)07:29
Ben64you'll need something like bumblebee07:30
SamulBen64: and it will fix this problem?07:30
Ben64theoretically, yes. http://bumblebee-project.org/07:30
Samulbut I already have bumblebee07:30
Shadow}}wilee-nilee; Got another song?07:30
fulangehey everyone... you may not believe this, but I have a question!07:31
SamulI put the commande dconf reset -f /org/compiz/  now what do I have to do?07:31
Shadow}}fulange; Trust me, If I said I didn't have any questions no one would believe it.07:32
wilee-nileeShadow}}, I was already warned on off topic today I'm gonna laylow. ;)07:32
fulangeI have an Intel processor, am running windows 7, and am about to switch to ubuntu.  I could only seem to get the amd download from the main ubuntu website, will this still work?07:32
Samulfulange: you have to mount che ISO07:32
bazhang!ot | Shadow}}07:32
ubottuShadow}}: #ubuntu is the Ubuntu support channel, for all Ubuntu-related support questions. Please use #ubuntu-offtopic for other topics (though our !guidelines apply there too). Thanks!07:32
Shadow}}Well I asked for a channel more appropriate  for myself... No one replied. D:07:33
fulangesamul:  so the amd iso will still work on an intel pc?07:33
bazhangShadow}}, please take the chit chat elsewhere07:33
wilee-nileeShadow}}, #ubuntu-offtopic is the redirect often.07:33
Samulthat do you mean with "Amd"?07:33
Ben64fulange: amd64 isn't for amd only, its for 64bit only07:33
Shadow}}Will do, Ah thank ya wilee-nilee.07:33
fulangeaha, perfect!  thanks07:33
Samulso can someone help me?07:34
fulangeyall have a good night (or day, as the case may be)07:34
dayaHello, I am follwing d-i partman/mount_style select uuid for preseeding file in ubuntu, but after successful installation ; mount / 336 terminated with status /32 cames any idea?07:37
Shadow}}Where can I check to see if Xubuntu is using my radeon graphics card?07:41
Dr_Willisyou mean using the fglrx drivers?07:41
Dr_Willisor the ati/radeon drivers?07:41
Shadow}}..I suppose, Just curious if it using it/them.07:42
Dr_Willisati has a control center tool  that gives info about the card. If you are nt using the fglrx drivers then i think it will say so.07:42
Dr_Willisor run the addational-drivers tool and see what driver it says you are using07:42
effbiaiis there any where do download ubuntu for android source code? is it released for a phone, or is ubuntu edge the first phone to get it?07:44
somsip!phone | effbiai07:44
ubottueffbiai: Information about the Ubuntu Touch platform for Phone and Tablet is available here https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Touch support and discussion in #ubuntu-touch07:44
effbiainot asking about the ubuntu touch07:44
leemeng0x61how to stop send a sms07:44
Shadow}}Dr_Willis; Could you elaborate more on that?07:44
effbiaiubuntu touch != ubuntu for android07:44
aneksdoes anyone know why bind9 would complain about $TTL? /etc/bind/igor.local.zone:1: unknown option '$TTL'07:44
Dr_WillisTouch is the OS for the phone - unless you are refering to those 'run ubuntu in a vm/emu on android - from the android market'07:45
leemeng0x61how to forbid user send a sms07:45
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  on what part? either you are using the Fglrx driver from ati/amd.. or you are using the open sourced driver. (ati/radeon)07:45
Dr_Willisleemeng0x61:  how is the user sending an sms?07:45
Shadow}}Dr_Willis; Yes but what do I go to in order to check? (New)07:46
effbiaiDr_Willis: reffering to this. http://www.ubuntu.com/phone/ubuntu-for-android07:46
Dr_Williseffbiai:  as far as i know. the ubuntu for the cellphones is now called the ubuntu-touch   as far as i know its not 'on android' its running on devices that can also run android. (but theres the phone/touch channels that would be better to ask)07:47
Dr_Willisits all very much 'in development' so what products we actually see,, well.. we will have to wait and see.07:48
effbiaiDr_Willis: ok, thanks07:48
Dr_Willisi will belive they exist.. when i can actually go buy one.07:48
parapandear fellows, it is true that latest routers do not allow the magic packet to broadcasting address ???07:50
Shadow}}Where can I check what drivers are in use?..07:51
bazhang!ot | parapan07:51
ubottuparapan: #ubuntu is the Ubuntu support channel, for all Ubuntu-related support questions. Please use #ubuntu-offtopic for other topics (though our !guidelines apply there too). Thanks!07:51
effbiaiDr_Willis: hehe07:51
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  the 'addational drivers' tool/tab.07:51
Dr_Willisparapan:  i think that no one knows what you are talking about.07:51
parapanbazhang: thank you .....07:52
bazhangparapan, ##hardware07:52
parapanDr_Willis: I try to use wake on lan tool to start a PC at home; it seems that the magic packet is not forwarded by the router to the broadcasting address of the network ......without this forwarding, the magic packet do not reach the eth0 of the intended PC07:53
Shadow}}Dr_Willis; I searched for that...No returns.07:53
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  what release of ubuntu are you using?07:54
llutzparapan: since theres more than one firmware routers are using, you should specify what firmware you're talking about. but it's still offtopic here07:55
Shadow}}Xubuntu 13.04 i38607:55
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  Shadow}}  13.04 has a 'addational drivers' tab under the 'software-sources' tool (last tab i belive)07:55
leemeng0x61Dr_Willis, like forbid to read a message07:56
Dr_Willisunder the 'software center' menus - theres a software sources, item..07:57
parapanllutz: Ok you are correct, it is offtopic . . . just trying to determine if this is a general issue of the routers - problem is I'm using a Planet router WDRT-731U and I cannot find support for it ...07:57
Dr_Willisleemeng0x61:  i think you need to give the channel a lot more info as to what you are doing, and want to do.07:57
leemeng0x61Dr_Willis, is there some broadcast to use07:57
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Shadow}}Dr_Willis; Where are these /tabs/ located? ...07:59
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  softwre sources tool has a row of tabs across the top like 1000's of other apps do..07:59
Shadow}}I can't find any tabs in general... I have a drop bar menu...Nothing of the sort in it...07:59
leemeng0x61Dr_Willis, i mean forbid user to send a message when user click the send message button08:00
Dr_Willisrun   software-properties-gtk , last tab08:00
Dr_Willisleemeng0x61:  send message in WHAT program?08:00
leemeng0x61Dr_Willis, sorry worry channal08:00
leemeng0x61wrong channal08:01
georgepappaphi all!08:01
Shadow}}Dr_Willis; Thank you kindly.08:02
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  now you see the tabs? ;)08:02
Dr_Willisthis is why this suppot channel gives out cli commands.. easier then describing GUI thinggies-to-do-find.08:03
Shadow}}Dr_Willis; Indeed I do... I just wasn't following you...What so ever.08:03
Dr_WillisI cant even vocalize some of the 'gestures/actions' that need to be done on android to people over the phone. ;)08:03
Dr_WillisI hope ubuntu touch dosent go that extreme08:04
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  so.. what drivers are you using? ;)08:04
Dr_Willisif your system can use the fglrx drivers that addational-drivers tab would let you install them08:05
Shadow}}Under Additional drivers Dr_Willis?08:06
ns-nazriserver localhost08:07
histoShadow}}: yes08:08
Shadow}}None are listed....08:09
Shadow}}Was I supposed to run in sudo?08:09
histoShadow}}: what type of video card? lspci  can lend some insight08:10
Shadow}}Well, I don't know the exacts. Its a Radeon...08:10
histoShadow}}: lspci | grep VGA08:11
Shadow}}histo; type that into terminal as you stated? with or without sudo?08:12
histoShadow}}: yes, no sudo necessary08:12
babinlonstonhisto: How can i set some message While logging into ssh08:14
Shadow}}VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI RV610 [Radeon HD 2400 PRO] Does this mean its using the card?08:14
histobabinlonston: what do you mean?08:14
histoShadow}}: that's the video card in your system.08:15
histo!ati | Shadow}}08:15
ubottuShadow}}: For Ati/NVidia/Matrox video cards, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/VideoDriverHowto08:15
DJonesbabinlonston: Sounds like you need to amend the motd http://askubuntu.com/questions/23246/how-do-i-edit-the-ssh-motd08:15
babinlonstonif im trying to login into , i want to show some NOTICE TO USERS08:15
babinlonstonThis computer system is the private property of its owner, whether08:15
babinlonstonindividual, corporate or government.  It is for authorized use only.08:15
babinlonstonUsers (authorized or unauthorized) have no explicit or implicit08:15
babinlonstonexpectation of privacy.08:15
FloodBot1babinlonston: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.08:15
hennDoes anyone know how I get the default Ubuntu login screen back?08:15
histobabinlonston: motd08:15
hennfor 13.0408:15
hennI've seem to have messed it up08:16
histohenn: What is messed up about it?08:17
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hennhisto: i put repos of another debian based OS in my sources.list. when i updated all i get when I boot is a command line prompt to login that isnt ubuntu08:18
hennif that makes any sense08:18
babinlonstonhisto: will this show before loging in ?08:18
Shadow}}histo; How do I find out what type of system I am using? Is it Desktop Graphics?08:18
histohenn: that's why you don't put other repos in your sources.list   which ones did you add?08:19
bibi23hi, I had a lot of pain installing ubuntu 12.04 side to side with windows on my recent laptot, because of all the UEFI and fastboot stuff, now windows is run by default and the only way I can go to the grub screen is when I have my Live USB key put in when I boot, do you think this will be fixed if I install ubuntu 13.04?08:19
histobabinlonston: No shows after they successfully login08:19
babinlonstoni need to set it before login .. i did it in one server and i forgot it ...08:20
histo!uefi | bibi23 It should work now if you install/configure it properly08:20
ubottubibi23 It should work now if you install/configure it properly: UEFI is a specification that defines a software interface between an operating system and platform firmware, it is meant as a replacement for the BIOS. For information on how to set up and install Ubuntu and its derivatives on UEFI machines please read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UEFI08:20
hennhisto: ones from kali linux. i only needed it for one thing but I forgot to remove them! :\08:20
Dr_Willisgotta love pointless messages befor or after you login. ;)08:20
Dr_Willisbefor you login. that would be a feature of mgetty/getty wouldent it?08:21
Shadow}}I refer back to my previous question^08:21
Dr_Willisafter you login - it would be part of the MOTD stuff08:21
histobabinlonston: create a ssh banner http://www.review-ninja.com/2009/05/login-banner-ssh-banner-howto.html08:21
histo!ppapurge | henn08:22
ubottuhenn: To disable a PPA from your sources and revert your packages back to default Ubuntu packages, install ppa-purge and use the command: « sudo ppa-purge ppa:<repository-name>/<subdirectory> » – For more information, see http://www.webupd8.org/2009/12/remove-ppa-repositories-via-command.html08:22
bibi23histo: I've read this a few times before re installing, also disabling secure boot, running boot repair and so, no success08:22
babinlonstonhisto:  yes got it thanks a lot08:22
histobibi23: it's not that complicated once you understand it. Disable secure boot and fast boot. Install ubuntu and grub208:22
histoDr_Willis: sshd has a banner option08:23
hennhisto: thanks08:23
Dr_Williswhat if its a local console?  :)08:23
histoDr_Willis: then no banner08:23
Dr_Willisstill i find such messges amuseing.  some pcs at work now show a similer dialog.08:23
histoDr_Willis: then they'd have to use getting or whatever08:23
histodamn attorneys08:24
VustomHow can I check what the remoteip and localip is of my VPS via Ubuntu SSH?08:24
Shadow}}Seriously..What type of system am I using? I cannot proceed into installing my ATI driver(s) until I know...08:24
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  lspci should show what video chipset you got.08:24
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  its possible that the fglrx drivers from amd/ati no longer support your card. and you have to use the open sourced drivers08:24
histoVustom: ifconfig for local ip. curl checkip.dyndns.org for remote08:25
VustomIs the inet addr my localip?08:25
VustomUnder Ethernet..08:26
Shadow}}The AMD wesbite is asking for my system info... Is it Desktop Graphics? I'm on a desktop, I seriously don't understand its question... Intergrated mother board graphics? Which is it?...08:26
alfreddbahow to set mail server in monit...pls guide me some example08:26
bibi23histo: are you sure switching to 13.04 won't help? on the page you linked it states "Support for UEFI SecureBoot appeared in 12.10 and 12.04.2. ", maybe it was not fully supported yet?08:26
histoVustom: or you could use ip addr08:26
Shadow}}I put the card in myself, So...08:27
histobibi23: it could have been if you tried a really old version08:27
histoShadow}}: yes it's desktop graphics08:28
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Shadow}}histo; Thank you!! Sheesh I was losing my mind over it.08:28
bibi23histo: ok last question, and if I install ubuntu on the whole hard drive and not side to side with windows, will it be easier or is it the same issue and maybe I won't be able to run the os at all?08:28
FarazI have exactly the same problem as this guy : http://askubuntu.com/questions/309828/kernel-panic-json-object-array-length08:29
FarazI searched everywhere but did not found how to solve it. any idea ?08:29
histobibi23: easier in what sense?08:29
VustomSo if it's x.x.x.x/x, when setting up PPTP would I use this as local ip? localip x.x.x.x-x?08:29
VustomTrying to set up a PPTP VPN connection on my VPS but I am confused. :(08:30
Shadow}}histo; Should I tell it to auto-detect & install, Or tell it its a08:30
histoFaraz: did you just install a json-c library as well?08:30
bibi23histo: easier to set it up than a side to side install with grub on a UEFI computer08:30
histoShadow}}: I would follow the directions on the ubottu page08:30
SDr| Authentication refused: bad ownership or modes for file /root/.ssh/authorized_keys08:30
SDr^^ -I'd like to make a note here for future prosperity: This Line Is Not Cool. I will not get my last 8 hours back08:31
histobibi23: Either way should work.08:31
Farazhisto: yes !08:31
histoSDr: ls -l /root/.ssh/authorized_keys08:31
Shadow}}histo;  Just curious if I should tell the AMD website to auto, or tell it its a HD 2xxx series. I am following their instructions...Have to do this first.08:31
SDrhisto, yes, if you know what to look for.08:31
histoFaraz: boot to recovery mode and remove the library08:31
al_nz1whats a another way other than scp to copy between linux boxes on a lan?08:32
Dr_Willisseems a rather clear erroor message to me.08:32
histoal_nz1: mount remote file system and copy file08:32
Dr_Willisal_nz1:  nfs, ftp, samba, netcat08:32
histoal_nz1: or use netcat there are many ways08:32
histoShadow}}: I would specify your card since you know what it is08:32
al_nz1histo: so I can just mount a directory?08:32
Farazhisto: recovery mode also doesn't work.08:32
histoal_nz1: if you have some service running a share yes08:33
hennhisto: how do I figure out exactly what ppa it is? sorry for bugging you08:33
al_nz1I want to test a copy over nfs (i guess) vs scp08:33
histoFaraz: boot to an install cd and chroot and uninstall08:33
Dr_Willisal_nz1:  nfs would be faster , but would take more work to setup.08:33
al_nz1Dr_Willis: ok will look into how to do it with nfs08:33
histoal_nz1: what's wrong with scp?08:34
al_nz1I want to benchmark - scp seems very slow08:34
Dr_Willisal_nz1:  what/how much are you moving about the network?08:34
al_nz1a shitload08:34
tamiya_hey guys08:34
Dr_Willisscp is encrypted. so it will be slower.08:34
al_nz1on gigabit I am only getting about 2-3 Mb/s08:34
Dr_Willisnfs would be for local lan only, not over the internet, and it also has  to be setup correctly, not 'on the fly'08:34
histoal_nz1: is it a bunch of small files?08:34
Farazhisto: thanks. but i'm sorry i don't know how. I installed it from source cause i wanted to try this : https://github.com/phalcon/zephir08:34
tamiya_some ppl yesterday said I shouldn't be using the Radeon drivers downloaded from AMD's website. How do I uninstall them?08:34
al_nz1histo: a bit of both08:34
henn!ppa | henn08:34
ubottuhenn, please see my private message08:34
histoFaraz: then you'd have to delete the files the source installer installed08:34
henn!ppa-purge | henn08:35
Dr_Willistamiya_:  if you used the .run tool to install them.. use it to Uninstall them.08:35
tamiya_where does it get installed to?08:35
* histo thinks the uninstall will break your system though.08:35
Dr_Willistamiya_:  all over the place. :)08:35
Shadow}}Wait wait wait, Xubuntu mentioned the catalyst driver elsewhere also it lists my card in audio settings as usable anyhow, So why is it the software thing listed NO additional drivers?08:36
histoal_nz1: if it's a ton of small files that will choke your network down.08:36
VustomDo I replace with my localip or remoteip and do I keep /24 at the end? - http://paste.pm/8mi.js08:36
al_nz1how do I list my current nfs shared fodlers?08:36
histoShadow}}: what driver are you currently using?08:36
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  audio? addatigonal-drivers tool is normally for video and wireless card drivers.08:36
ubottunfs is the network file system. See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SettingUpNFSHowTo for information on installing and configuring NFS.08:36
histoVustom: what are you trying to do?08:37
tamiya_i just did a search for all files named Uninst*.sh and uninst*.sh08:37
tamiya_found nothing08:37
Dr_Willistamiya_:  how did you install the drivers?08:38
Shadow}}01:00.1 Audio device: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI RV610 HDMI Audio [Radeon HD 2350/2400 Series] <-- This...08:38
tamiya_don't remember08:38
Vustomhisto: I'm up to the last part.08:38
histoVustom: and this is a remote ubuntu server?08:38
Dr_Willistamiya_:  if you used the whatever.run command to install them.. thenit should have an uninstall option.08:38
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  thats the audio going to your monitor over the hdmi cable.08:38
llutzVustom: you don't want to use pptp nowadays, its pretty unsecure. use openvpn08:39
Vustomhisto: It's hosted on my VPS, so yeah.08:39
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  not all  of those are supported.08:39
histoVustom: You need to do some more reading so you understand what you are doing.08:39
Shadow}}...I'm going to lose my mind, Fine... I'll download the catalyst driver and continue the instructions for installation...08:39
tamiya_anyone know?08:39
VustomWhat am I doing wrong?08:40
histoVustom: it's not the remoteip of your server it's the client's ip08:40
histoVustom: and why you would be setting up pptp in the first place is beyond me08:41
histoShadow}}: lspci -k   will show you which driver is in use for each of your devices08:41
VustomI am newbie.08:41
histoVustom: Okay then why do you feel you need pptp?08:41
Shadow}}histo; -Sighs- Thank you...08:41
rajatanyone can show Me /etc/apt/sources.list as I lost my own08:41
VustomI just want to create a VPN on my VPS, which will work with iOS.08:42
VustomiOS doesn't have an option for OpenVPN I don't think..08:42
Shadow}}histo; So these listed are IN USE?08:42
llutzVustom: there is openvpn-connect for ios08:42
VustomCould you help me setup OpenVPN on my VPS then? :)08:43
histoWasn't pptp hacked?08:43
k1lrajat: its good to have made a backup if you fiddle with systemfiles.08:43
k1lrajat: but here is a generator: http://repogen.simplylinux.ch/08:43
llutzhisto: it was08:43
histoShadow}}: it will tell you which kernel module is in use yes.08:43
blueonyxls -l /08:44
blueonyxerr, hi08:44
al_nz1hmmm, so I mounted a share for nfs - but it wont let me copy because it says I have no permission to create dirs on the remote share?08:44
Shadow}}histo; It says on my video : in use: radeon <-- So... Its working, No?08:45
al_nz1even tho I think on the remote system I do?08:45
al_nz1How do I check?>08:45
histoShadow}}: you are using the open source radeon driver currently08:45
Dr_Willisal_nz1:  on the server, you need to setup how it maps permissions and what it allows people to do with what shares.08:45
llutzal_nz1: make sure you sync your uids/users on all hosts when using nfs, makes it much easier08:45
Dr_Willisoh yea.. :) users id differning can be a pain. ;)08:46
al_nz1llutz: yeah the server is a QNAP NAS - running busybox - not sure where the nfs settings file will be08:46
al_nz1but in the web gui it is set to allow RW for *08:46
histoVustom: Is there a reason you are trying to get your IOS device on a vpn with your VPS?08:46
Dr_Willisi always add my users in teh same order on all machines. so they are always the same.08:46
rajatthanx benchod08:46
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llutzhisto: aren't prism, tempora etc reason enough?08:47
Shadow}}...Ya know, Its simply not worth it. This monitor sucks anyhow... Not worth melting what little brain I have left just to find out if its using the card or not... And what am I even talking about, It must be or I wouldn't have a display right now.. -Mumbles-08:47
histoShadow}}: What is the problem you are trying to fix?08:47
Vustomhisto: Yeah, for when I go to public Wi-Fi's etc, or want to watch Netflix outside of the US..08:47
al_nz1llutz: would changing the owner on the target foolder to nobody fix the error?08:47
VustomI have the server. May as well use it rather than paying more money for one already setup by someone else?08:48
histoVustom: I'd look at openvpn as pptp has been exploited08:48
gordonjcpVustom: pptp isn't very good08:48
Shadow}}histo; I just...want to go to some sort of graphics settings like the audio settings... Thats all... ;-;08:48
tamiya_ok, i just got rid of the Radeon drivers08:48
gordonjcpVustom: there's an excellent howto on the wiki though08:48
VustomWill that do?08:48
histoVustom: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/OpenVPN08:49
tamiya_What is the correct way to install drivers for my Radeon 5850 on Ubuntun 12.04LTS so I can play L4D2 on Steam without it shitting itself and the desktop Unity panel going missing 50% of the time?08:49
VustomThe one I posted is noob friendly.08:49
Shadow}}But if the monitor is displaying than it must be using the card properly considering the monitor is connected straight into the card.. Right?... -_-'08:49
VustomIt even has pictures!08:50
gordonjcpVustom: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PPTPServer08:50
surtHello, I just went from a single 1920x1080 monitor to 2x2560x1440 monitors and I can't see anything...can anyone help me reset the graphic settings because livecds work fine...08:50
gordonjcpVustom: ^ use that08:50
surtI have terminal access for the time being.08:50
llutzVustom: better to use the official ubuntu-documentation if you want support here.08:50
Vustomgordonjcp: I'm up to the last part on that.. I don't know what IP to replace the existing one with..08:51
histoIs there a reason Shadow}} can't just sudo apt-get install fglrx  ??? I'm not that up-to-date with ATI drivers and how they work.08:51
gordonjcpVustom: doesn't matter as long as it's all the same08:51
Shadow}}histo; Yeah theres a reason, Cause no one said to do it. ._.08:51
VustomI think I put the wrong IP as remoteip08:51
gordonjcpVustom: 192.168.0.x is probably a bad idea08:52
histogordonjcp: that's what he's following essentially but doesn't understand the ip address range in the remoteip being the client's ip's etc...08:52
gordonjcpVustom: where it says 192.168.0.whatever, pick something else08:52
gordonjcpVustom: I use 192.168.29.x08:52
Dr_Willisif the 'addational-drivers' tool dosent show the fglrx drivers available for your card. well..  just installing them via apt-get may or may not work. (i dont use ati any more, so no idea what cards work and what dont these days)08:53
gordonjcpVustom: 29 has no particular significance.  Like all my network numbering, I chose it by rolling 3d2008:53
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Shadow}}will be installed: dkms fakeroot fglrx-amdcccle <-- Yes?... >->08:53
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  the open sourced drivers work well for a great many people in many cases08:53
VustomSo for localip I should use and for remoteip for example?08:54
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  go for it. if you want to try the fglrx drivers.08:54
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histoShadow}}: Yeah why not08:54
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Shadow}}Well not like it'll hurt, I need to know all this for when I set-up my main HDD as Xubuntu.08:54
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Dr_Willisof course if the open sourced drivers are working.. why are you needing the fglrx? ;)08:55
Shadow}}Because, I don't know if they are working to the fullest extent being an HD 2400 PRO.08:55
Dr_Willisnormally on your first bootup. there will be a dialog mentioning the fglrx/additional-drivers tool08:55
Dr_Willisare you doing anything thats needing that much video powar? ;)  well fan controll is one reason many peoplke use the fglrx I guess.08:55
surtHello, I just went from a single 1920x1080 monitor to 2x2560x1440 monitors and I can't see anything...can anyone help me reset the graphic settings because livecds work fine...I have tty access for the time being!08:56
Shadow}}There ya go, This card burns my tower as is... If these drivers will control the fan better thats all the reasoning I need to try. Dr_Willis. lol..08:56
Dr_Willissurt:  see if you got a /etc/X11/xorg.conf and if so rename it to some backup name. perhaps.08:56
surtDr_Willis: Yeah I figured I would try but no such file. Weird...something must have changed since in ubuntu recently.08:57
histo!xrandr | surt08:57
ubottusurt: XRandR 1.2 is the new method of running dual screens in !X.  Information/HowTo here: http://wiki.debian.org/XStrikeForce/HowToRandR1208:57
VustomHow do I find my client IP?08:57
Shadow}}histo; Before I hit yes and install these, I need to know will it automatically switch to the driver upon next boot? Or?08:58
Dr_WillisShadow}}:  it should08:58
Dr_Willisyou will have to reboot for them to get in use.08:58
surtVustom: curl --retry 4 "ifconfig.me"08:58
Shadow}}Very well, Thank you both... I'd of gone crazy trying to use AMD's site crap...08:58
Dr_Willisits weird that the additional-d4riers tool dident mention them. perhaps the card is just a bit too new for it.08:59
histoShadow}}: it should if not you will have to boot to recovery mode to remove the fglrx crap08:59
surtVustom: Bad advice, sorry, used to work.08:59
VustomIt works.08:59
VustomJust takes a minute.08:59
Dr_Willisall you would do at the ati site was download their .run package and run it.. i thought. ;P08:59
Shadow}}histo; Glad you mentioned that, So if it does go down that way I know where to go. o_e08:59
ubottuFor Ati/NVidia/Matrox video cards, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/VideoDriverHowto09:00
Dr_WillisMatrox.. Hmm.  do they even still exist. ;P09:00
surthisto: Does it matter that I'm using proprietary drivers? Is xrandr still relevant?09:00
VustomIf the VPS remoteip and localip are: http://paste.pm/8mj.js what IP should I use in replace of this IP: http://paste.pm/8mi.js?09:01
histoDr_Willis: unfortunately yes09:01
histosurt: no... yes...09:01
Dr_Willishisto:  :) havent seen anyone in here with one in like.. forever.. (if ever)09:01
surthisto: thanks...09:01
Dr_Willisnight all...09:01
newuserHi can you help please? I run Ubuntu Live USB and there don't installed wi fi support. And i don't have wire internet. What should do?  ;)09:01
histoDr_Willis: I've seen them in medical equipment like MRI's etc... to display to some gawd awefull old industrial LCD09:02
histonewuser: What chipset?09:02
gordonjcpVustom: yes, that'll work09:02
VustomThat doesn't answer my question -.-09:02
newuserChipset? what is it? I'm new to Ubuntu09:02
VustomOh, you were replying from before :D09:03
gordonjcpVustom: what's that bollocks in your first paste, with random numbers for the remote and local IPs?09:03
Vustomlocalip is ip from ipaddr, remoteip is from curl --retry 4 "ifconfig.me"09:04
gbencenewuser: what wifi device do u have?09:04
gordonjcpVustom: why the hell would you do that?09:04
VustomI am doing this wrong aren't I..09:04
gordonjcpVustom: the instructions are right there09:04
Vustom< noob09:04
histonewuser: lspci | grep Network09:04
gordonjcpVustom: that needs to be a local address09:04
newusergbence I have wifi adapter netgear (i have desktop PC)09:04
surthisto: Can I just reset all gfx settings to default values somehow? Remove config files?09:04
gordonjcpVustom: you are effectively setting up a LAN between the two machines09:05
VustomYou choose the numbers then?09:05
histosurt: It is default there is no xorg.conf09:05
gordonjcpVustom: the fact that you are using a bit of clever software is irrelevant09:05
gbencenewuser: do u see this device at lsusb?09:05
newuserhisto I must run it in Terminal?09:05
histosurt: X is setting them automagically for you.  So you need to use xrandr or whatever to configure your dual screen if you are having problems09:05
histonewuser: yes09:05
gordonjcpVustom: okay, you want something like localip and remoteip
surthisto: the computer I'm using right now has no xorg.conf...09:05
histonewuser: just copy and paste it09:05
gordonjcpVustom: and in the iptables line obviously 192.168.5509:06
newuserhisto Thanks09:06
gordonjcpVustom: so
Vustom192.168.55/24, or
gordonjcpVustom: got it?09:06
VustomOkay. :D09:06
histogordonjcp: tried explaining this an hour ago09:06
newusergbence Where? i'm new to Ubuntu  :)  i don't know how to see devices list09:06
gordonjcpVustom: what that means is 192.168.55.<something> with only the first 24 bits (the 192.168.55) bit important09:07
gbencenewuser: terminal09:07
Shadow}}...Its a good thing I did that, The friggin card's fan wasn't even running!!09:07
newusergbence Okay I'll try soon. Now i write from other machine. and one question. How to access my 2 hdd from live usb?09:08
histonewuser: did you figure out which chipset your wireless is yet?09:08
gbencenewuser: you have to check which disk u want to use.. fdisk -l09:09
newuserhisto I write from other PC... thanks for help) Try soon09:09
gbencenewuser: then u have to mount them with mount /dev/sdXY /mnt09:09
Shadow}}Dr_Willis : histo ; Thanks for the aid, You two likely saved my computer....09:10
newusergbence Thanks) please repeat what i must write in terminal to access my HDD?09:10
histonewuser: if you open nautilus or the file looking thing on the launcher you should see your drivers in the left pane. When you click on them it will mount them for you.09:10
Shadow}}I never would have noticed the lack of noise from the card's fan considering I only recently switched back to this desktop from that all-in-one win.8 crap machine. So yeah, I'm off for the night. Thanks again, Sincerely.09:11
newuserTo all:  my 2nd HDD is raw in windows. Can i read data from Ubuntu?  :)09:11
Vustomgordonjcp: I did that and restarted the server. Can't connect, says PPTP connect errno = 60 Operation timed out09:12
newuserMy 2nd HDD becames raw after split RAID massive. Can I recover it from Ubuntu?09:12
surtDoes anyone know how to reset my display, resolution settings please?09:13
histosurt: there is no resetting09:14
histosurt: there is only configuring it properly09:14
surthisto: I appreciate the offer for help but what you're suggesting is incorrect. This 13.04 installation in running perfectly without an xorg.conf file and is customised.09:16
surtSo the display details are stored elsewhere.09:17
histosurt: in the user's home09:17
gordonjcpVustom: is pptpd running?09:17
VustomI tried service pptpd status but no response09:18
tirengarfioI have an application called ranktracker running: http://pastebin.com/tMdcxuYk Now I want it in the foreground  so I have run: fg 3291,  but it says: bash: fg: 3291: no such job09:18
surthisto: Do you know where, in the user's home folder?09:19
histosurt: /home/surt09:20
gordonjcpVustom: you might need sudo09:20
surthisto: Yes that's the home folder, if you mean the root of that folder, then again you're incorrect because there's no xorg.conf file there...09:21
gordonjcpVustom: no, actually, it does nothing09:21
gordonjcpVustom: try "ps ax | grep pptpd09:21
histosurt: do you have a .xprofile ?09:21
Vustomgordonjcp: http://paste.pm/8mk.js09:21
surthisto: No.09:21
histosurt: actually not to fond of your tone so good luck09:22
gordonjcpVustom: okay, mine does the same09:22
Vustomgordonjcp: http://paste.pm/8ml.js09:22
surtThank I'm going to need it.09:22
histosurt: i'm not incorrect btw I never told you to look for an xorg.conf in your home. Have fun09:22
gordonjcpVustom: so, it's running09:22
gordonjcpVustom: so on your client machine, try connecting to the server09:22
VustomI opened up ports 22 and 1723 too.09:23
surthisto: Look man, I came here for help. There just isn't an xorg.conf file to be found.09:23
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surtOn the entire system in fact.09:23
Vustomgordonjcp: Same error. :(09:23
histosurt: I'm well aware of this.09:23
surthisto: Then...why did you tell me to look in /etc/X11, and the home folder for it?09:24
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gordonjcpVustom: check that you can actually ping the server, and that you can see the pptpd port09:24
histosurt: I didn't09:25
janne_enyone here ?09:25
Vustomgordonjcp: I can ping using "ping (server ip)" and it doesn't go past the first line.09:27
VustomI did ping from within the server.. >.<09:28
surthisto: Let me re-phrase my question, if you're still interested in helping me? I just want to be able to use my new monitors, when I type xrandr -s 2560x1440 I get this: "Size 2560x1440 not found in available modes"09:28
janne_have 1 Q ...i new at thix xubuntu and have installed it last nigth ..but were do i find update ? it tells me that i have the lastest one but 12.04 is not the latest one or is it?09:28
VustomIt's fine now09:28
Vustomgordonjcp: I'm getting request timeout for lcmp_seq XX09:29
k1ljanne_: 12.04 is the latest LTS version09:29
janne_k1l aha ok thx ..were do i see what version i have ?09:29
k1ljanne_: type in a terminal: "lsb_release -a"09:30
janne_k1l ok i try it09:30
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histo!xrandr | surt09:31
ubottusurt: XRandR 1.2 is the new method of running dual screens in !X.  Information/HowTo here: http://wiki.debian.org/XStrikeForce/HowToRandR1209:31
gordonjcpVustom: okay, but you can actually ping the server when you try from your client machine?09:31
janne_aha thx for info ...09:31
janne_were can i get commands to learn?09:31
k1ljanne_: if you want to upgrade to another version see the upgrade instructions:09:31
k1l!upgrade | janne_09:32
ubottujanne_: For upgrading, see the instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UpgradeNotes - see also http://www.ubuntu.com/desktop/get-ubuntu/upgrade09:32
janne_k1l ok ...09:32
Vustomgordonjcp: same thing09:33
janne_weard ...it seems to not find cd rom in home mapp :/09:33
janne_do i have to install that to ?09:34
gordonjcpVustom: same thing as what?09:34
sab3rjanne_: what exactly do you want to install?09:35
janne_so i can find cd rom /burner09:35
k1ljanne_: you need to put a cd into the drive to see it09:36
xkernelRhythmbox is not importing music at all!09:36
janne_k1l aha09:36
Vustomgordonjcp: I'm getting request timeout for lcmp_seq XX still, when trying to ping from my pc09:36
janne_like i told u all ...iḿ a noob at this *S*09:37
gbenceguys, have u tried installing ubuntu 12.04 on hp microserver n36l?09:38
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janne_how to update the firefoc moduls?? tells me that i dont have some insticksmodul ??09:39
ubottumount is used to attach devices to directories. See also https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Mount09:39
gordonjcpVustom: that sounds like you have deeper networking problems09:41
geoffw8_Hey Ubuntu. We have an account with UK2 (not for long!) and our server goes down, they tell me to check the logs. I've checked the logs, they be empty (ish). Are there any exception tracking tools I can use that will catch the error?09:42
Vustomgordonjcp: I will end you a screenshot of something I think might be causing this issue..09:43
kradhi.  i'm trying to load a module on my vps.. it says: libkmod: ERROR ../libkmod/libkmod.c:554 kmod_search_moddep: could not open moddep file '/lib/modules/'09:44
kradany idea why i'm getting this?09:44
salaetanybody knows utility that can monitor files are opened in a directory09:44
Vustomgordonjcp: Wait.. 1723 is meant to be unblocked, do I unblock it on TCP or UDP?09:44
salaetit's for track employees in work09:45
salaetand be fantastic that connects with redmine09:46
llutz!info iwatch | salaet09:46
ubottusalaet: iwatch (source: iwatch): realtime filesystem monitoring program using inotify. In component universe, is optional. Version 0.2.2-2 (raring), package size 17 kB, installed size 99 kB09:46
salaetllutz and ubottu thanks09:46
salaetand other utility similar that gfi webmonitor09:48
salaetsquid+ ...09:48
gordonjcpVustom: both09:48
k1lkrad: talk to your hoster for loading modules on your vserver09:49
Vustomgordonjcp: VPS is hosted at Windows Azure, maybe that's why? Opened ports but still can't connect.09:50
kradk1l, i have a xen09:52
jerrinis there a repository for php-5.3.4 on ubuntu 12.04? i tried searching, but couldn't find any09:53
Ben64!info php5 precise09:54
ubottuphp5 (source: php5): server-side, HTML-embedded scripting language (metapackage). In component main, is optional. Version 5.3.10-1ubuntu3.7 (precise), package size 1 kB, installed size 21 kB09:55
Ben64jerrin: uh, 5.3.10 > 5.3.409:55
Justushi, I'm trying to install gpgme but I can't find a package09:55
dazzleI have this process in my htop, and I don't think it's a good one. The command is '/usr/sbin/kerneloops'. What does that mean?09:55
jerrinyes, but i need that 5.3.4 version09:55
Ben64jerrin: why? newer is better09:55
gordonjcpVustom: I don't know what that is, and I haven't used Windwos09:55
UbnoobtuCan anyone help me with Unetbootin; and general linux questions?09:56
gordonjcp!ask | Ubnoobtu09:56
ubottuUbnoobtu: Please don't ask to ask a question, simply ask the question (all on ONE line and in the channel, so that others can read and follow it easily). If anyone knows the answer they will most likely reply. :-) See also !patience09:56
Vustomgordonjcp: Ergh, after some research there's a protocol or something disabled in Windows Azure which stops PPTP from working, but I found a tutorial on how to use OpenVPN on Windows Azure so I'll follow that. :D09:56
k1lUbnoobtu: is it an ubuntu issue? or is it more general. when its more general you might be better off in ##linux or the unetbootin support09:56
Vustomgordonjcp: Since I won't be using pptp, how do I turn it off?09:57
gordonjcpVustom: uninstall the package09:57
gordonjcpVustom: wait, the VPS is running Ubuntu?09:57
gordonjcpVustom: or what?09:57
VustomUbuntu 12.0409:57
Left_Turnis there a way to shorten my device/PC name? It's way too long on my terminal09:58
gordonjcpVustom: okay, so what's this Windows Azure thing?10:00
UbnoobtuSo, I'm trying to install UNetbootin on here, but it downloads as a .exe. I click on it to run it like you would in windows and it says it needs a program to install it. I download it, and it only makes things worse by seperating them into 6 different .par2 extentions. what can I learn rom this and where do I begin?10:00
Ben64Ubnoobtu: sudo apt-get install unetbootin10:01
Ben64Ubnoobtu: or find it in the ubuntu software center10:01
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DJonesUbnoobtu: That sounds like you're downloading the version of unetbootin for Windows10:01
Vustomgordonjcp: http://windowsazure.com - It's like a way to deploy VPS, websites, etc all in one interface. I've only been using it for a few days but so far it's great10:01
UbnoobtuIt seems like the one in the USC is outdated , or thats what the orums say.10:01
k1lUbnoobtu: why do you load a .exe? why dont you use the one ubuntu ships?10:02
k1l!info unetbootin10:02
ubottuunetbootin (source: unetbootin): installer of Linux/BSD distributions to a partition or USB drive. In component universe, is optional. Version 575-1ubuntu1 (raring), package size 281 kB, installed size 834 kB10:02
Ben64Ubnoobtu: i haven't had a problem with it, its not like theres much to it, it just loads stuff onto a flash drive10:02
UbnoobtuIts giving me problems its notloading properly10:03
Ben64explain the problems then, maybe someone knows how to fix it10:03
dazruis there an alternative to webhttrack in the software center?10:03
Left_Turnanyone know how to open a python file with IDLE?10:04
dazrui mean any other website copier other than webhttrack?10:04
UbnoobtuI've downloaded a few .ISO and I tired using the usb-live booters to load onto my usb. But when I go to boot them, it doesnt go through all the way. Sometimes it'll just say boot: I really dont know what I'm doing here.10:04
Ubnoobtuso I tired installing the .ISOs using Unetbootin, and it's giving me a problem with these ISOs aswell10:05
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dazrusecond question: how do you change the path of an icon?10:06
smokeim running dosemu for my bbs door, and when its being called its popping up a dosemu window, is there a way to prevent this from happening other than changing the user that dosemu is being called with?10:06
gloweHey all! I am here hoping someone would like to help me get hibernation to work on 13.04. Anyone up for it?10:07
altinis anyone familiar with this bug ? http://pastebin.com/U7vn5GCR10:07
altini cannot open software center10:07
ikoniasmoke: dosemu is a windowed application, how do you expect to use it without the window popping up10:07
cynicistUbnoobtu: if unetbootin isn't working for you, you can always create a bootable usb drive the manual way using dd10:08
dazruis there an alternative to webhttrack in the software center?10:08
ikoniaaltin: how are you launching it ?10:08
smokeikonia, like i said, i'm running it for a bbs door game, so i dont need to see it locally thru the window in x10:08
ActionPa1snipglowe: does the system have a make and model?10:08
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: use dd instead of unetbootin10:08
ikoniasmoke: yes, but it needs te winow, it's a windowed application10:08
smokeikonia, i dont believe it does.10:09
cynicistUbnoobtu: sudo dd if=/path/to/iso of=/usb/drive (ex /dev/sdd, not /dev/sdd1)10:09
altinikonia, that is when I launch it thorugh terminal10:09
cynicistUbnoobtu: to find your usb drive letter you can use "df -h"10:09
smokeikonia, it has xwindows support, (which is whats causing it to pop up in a window), there are arguments you could pass to it to force it to write to the terminal10:09
ikoniasmoke: is there anything in dosemu --help to suggest it can be run without a window10:09
dazruhow do you change the path of an icon?10:09
ikoniaaltin: what user are you ?10:09
altinbut it freezes and crashes even if I launch it regularly ikonia10:09
altinikonia, administrator10:09
ikoniasmoke: yes, but the terminal is occupied by X10:09
gloweActoinPalsnip : When i use the gnome power options i cant select Hibernation, button doesnt appear10:09
ikoniaaltin: what user exactly10:09
hennAlright, so10:10
glowei Tried to install the Advanced tweak tools but selecting hibernation didnt help either10:10
hennMy Unity task bar and the menu bar has disappeared10:10
altinikonia, I don't get you ? like what ?10:10
ikoniasmoke: doesmu -t ?10:11
UbnoobtuOkay, Let me make this clear, I'm a young beginner, and the terminal is kinda scary for me, but I have to get DD from the respo, right? I do that by doing sudo get apt dd install?10:11
hennAnyone know how I can get them back?10:11
ikoniaaltin: what is the username you are running it as10:11
MsCourtneyIs there a way to repair a Kubuntu installation without affecting files and settings?10:11
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: dd is part of the standard install10:11
smokeikonia, yeah im thinking that may work but its going to require me to change the code of the actual bbs itself10:11
smokeikonia, i was hoping there was  a  way in dosemu.conf10:11
Ubnoobtuso like type like cynicist said too?10:12
altinikonia, it is the first user, it has admin privileges, and is also part of sudo group...10:12
cynicistUbnoobtu: you don't have to download anything, dd is installed by default10:12
ikoniaaltin: what command exactly are you using to launch it10:12
altin $ software-center10:13
ikoniaaltin: gksudo software-center10:13
altinikonia, I don't have gksudo installed10:13
Ubnoobtu! info dd10:13
ikoniaaltin: uname -a please10:13
cynicistUbnoobtu: if it helps this is an example based on my setup, "sudo dd if=/home/cynical/Download/ubuntu-desktop.iso of=/dev/sdd"10:13
altinikonia, E: Unable to locate package gksudo10:13
altinikonia, Linux mozilla 3.8.0-27-generic #40-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 9 00:17:05 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux10:14
cynicistUbnoobtu: basically if = input file and of = output file10:14
ikonia!info gksudo10:14
ubottuPackage gksudo does not exist in raring10:14
ezra-ssoftware-center does not need to be started with root priviledge10:14
altinezra-s, wasn't running it at sudo10:14
Ubnoobtuokay, so the if will be the location of the iso, and the of is the destination10:14
helmholtzWhat's the command to install a lamp stack (using taskel, ends with lamp^ or something)10:14
ikoniaaltin: try it with sudo - apparantly gksudo is gone in 13.0410:14
cynicistUbnoobtu: and like I said you can find out the drive letter for your usb drive by typing the command "df -h" and looking for the size of your usb drive to find which /dev/sdX device it is10:15
ikoniaaltin: or install gksu (sudo apt-get install gksu)10:15
altinikonia, it crashes again10:15
ikoniaaltin: exactly the same error ?10:15
ezra-saltin, software-center asks you for your password if it needs priviledges to install anything, you run it from your normal user10:16
ikoniaezra-s: he's having a problem launching it, I suspect he may have a messed up config, hence trying to clarify10:16
UbnoobtuCan I copy and paste in the terminal?10:17
altinikonia, ezra-s - after installing gksu http://pastebin.com/5V3PsZc410:17
blazemoreUbnoobtu: Yes, ctrl-shift-c and ctrl-shift-v10:17
ikoniaaltin: that's different, that looks like X windows is failing10:18
dazzleI have this one process that seems odd. HTOP shows the command is '/usr/sbin/kerneloops'. What does that means? The relevant USER is kernoops.10:18
dotcom420Hello there. I want to record audio and video in ubuntu terminal either separately or simultaneously as in recording youtube video. Is this possible?10:18
wilee-nileedotcom420, youtube has a policy I suggest you read it, we can't support that here.10:19
Left_Turnhow do i download this file: Sublime Text 2.0.2.tar.bz2 on my terminal?10:19
ezra-s(software-center:15584): Gdk-ERROR **: The program 'software-center' received an X Window System error. <-- Indeed10:20
mathfreakLeft_Turn: What's the address of the file? Can you use wget?10:20
glowehey all10:21
Left_Turnmathfreak:  click linux 32 link http://www.sublimetext.com/210:21
gloweI got troubles with Hibernate, i think i know what the problem is10:21
Left_Turni dont know what wgets is sorry mathfreak :(10:21
gloweSeems it interferes with WIFI10:21
gloweAnyone who can guide me?10:21
dotcom420wilee-nilee, is it possible to throw a output sound of a speaker to a file? I think that it doesn't break any policy. It's on client side only.10:23
wilee-nileeLeft_Turn, You notice the license purchase after the evaluation I assume. I see links on the web for installs, and it is a click and download otherwise.10:25
SuperLagLeft_Turn: if you know the link to it, with the full path... then do wget <that link>10:25
blazemoreLeft_Turn: http://www.technoreply.com/how-to-install-sublime-text-2-on-ubuntu-12-04-unity/10:26
SuperLagI'd like to take an MP3 file, cut a piece out of it and send it to my Nexus 4 to use as a ringtone. What app would I need on Ubuntu to do the editing?10:26
VustomI've installed OpenVPN Access Server on Ubuntu and set everything up, how do I connect?10:26
Left_Turnwilee-nilee: can u give me the direct link to the linix 32 version pls10:26
Left_Turnthanks blazemore10:26
mathfreakSuperLag: I always go with Audacity.10:26
SuperLagmathfreak: do I need to be an audio engineer to know how to do that with Audacity? because I have Ardour, and it looks like it'll take a degree to figure out how it works. :)10:27
wilee-nileeLeft_Turn, wget http://c758482.r82.cf2.rackcdn,com  I believe10:28
mathfreakSuperLag: No, you don't need to be an audio engineer. I only know how to use Audacity to cut up audio files.10:28
mathfreakSuperLag: I don't know much else about working with audio files.10:29
wilee-nileewget http://c758482.r82.cf2.rackcdn.com actually10:29
Daulityhey all :)10:30
gloweCan anyone help me get Hibernate to work? I have tried alot of things. When i do pm-hibernate i get a screen with text (says something about ilwifi i think) and then it boots up again and wifi says disable by hardware switch. Doesnt it seems like hibernate is interfering with wifi?10:30
iamnotarobotHow can I update my version of cmake?10:30
Daulityfor some reason my x won't start it says that it can't find any screens, i haven't done anything special, my mouse and keyboard weren't working so i rebooted, now i have no gui/desktop any ideas what it could be how i could check what it could be ?10:31
blazemore!details | iamnotarobot what version are you on? Why do you want to upgrade?10:31
ubottuiamnotarobot what version are you on? Why do you want to upgrade?: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."10:31
mathnodeiamnotarobot, is the version available via apt-get too old for you?10:31
UbnoobtuSo, how do i know if the terminal is working, because it asked for my root password, and I put it in and it stopped doing anything.10:31
mathfreakUbnoobtu: Nothing is supposed to show up when you type in your password on the terminal.10:32
blazemore!details | Ubnoobtu what were you trying to do?10:32
mathnodeUbnoobtu, just a flashing cursor?10:32
ubottuUbnoobtu what were you trying to do?: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."10:32
SuperLagmathfreak: yeah... can't even get it to play the audio10:32
mathfreakUbnoobtu: From a practical and security standpoint, this makes sense. You don't really need to see *'s for every character, and having something show up can let people figure out the length of your password.10:32
UbnoobtuI was using the DD to  copy files over to a USB, and uh, its my irst time doing something sucessful. it prompted me for my PW and stopped doing anything. now I just rechecked it and it produced...  654496+0 records in 654496+0 records out 335101952 bytes (335 MB) copied, 36.8749 s, 9.1 MB/s10:33
Ubnoobtuso does that mean it worked?10:33
cynicistUbnoobtu: that means it is finished10:33
cynicistUbnoobtu: and yes it worked10:34
blazemoreUbnoobtu: dd doesn't have an output until it's finished10:34
UbnoobtuThanks cynicist10:34
mathfreakUbnoobtu: Yeah, that means it finished. dd can take a long time if you're copying lots of data, so you should go get a coffee break whenever you do something involving large files.10:34
cynicistUbnoobtu: np, I hope it boots for you :)10:34
UbnoobtuIll be back in a moment!10:35
iamnotarobotubottu, I'm building with cmake 2.8.7 and I get a message saying 2.8.9 or higher is required10:35
ubottuiamnotarobot: I am only a bot, please don't think I'm intelligent :)10:35
dazru i have one icon in the lxpanel menu that is too big... think it's this problem https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=918360  https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lubuntu-artwork/+bug/1068642was told possible solution is to take off path of the icon... but not sure how to do it...10:35
ubottubugzilla.redhat.com bug 918360 in lxpanel "Some icons in LXDE start menu are very big" [Low,New]10:35
ubottuLaunchpad bug 1068642 in LXPanel "wrong size icon in menu" [Undecided,New]10:35
* iamnotarobot face-palms10:35
dazru i have one icon in the lxpanel menu that is too big... think it's this problem https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=918360  https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lubuntu-artwork/+bug/1068642was was told possible solution is to take off path of the icon... but not sure how to do it...10:35
dotcom420wilee-nilee: Is Audacity the solution?10:36
dazruLUBUNTU 13.0410:36
gloweCan anyone help me get Hibernate to work? I have tried alot of things. When i do pm-hibernate i get a screen with text (says something about ilwifi i think) and then it boots up again and wifi says disable by hardware switch. Doesnt it seems like hibernate is interfering with wifi?10:36
mathfreakSuperLag: There should be a line that runs down the waveform graph. Is this line at the start of the file? (You can get it there by clicking and dragging, or setting it by entering 0's into the timer on the bottom)10:37
ActionPa1snipglowe: what is the make and model of the system (missed it earlier)10:37
dazruActionPa1snip: help :)10:38
ActionPa1snipdazru: could edit /usr/share/applications file for the app10:39
gloweActoinpa1snip its ubuntu 13.04 and im using a HP spectre XT10:39
ActionPa1snipglowe: do you have the latest BIOS?10:40
dazruActionPa1snip: thank you. how do i have to edit it?10:40
glowei think i do10:40
mojeimehi! i have 10.04.x lts and i want to install phpmyadmin 4.0.x. but when i add repository and type sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin it always installs the old version from ubuntu ppa, not the one from nijel's ppa. how can i install the newest version?10:40
glowe@actionpalsnip it seems like it is ilwifi that interferes10:41
ActionPa1snipdazru: its a text file, you can edit the icon there, may help10:41
blazemoremojeime: did you add "nijel's ppa" ?10:41
ActionPa1snipglowe: I'd check10:41
mojeimeblazemore yes10:41
blazemoremojeime: Did you run "sudo apt-get update" after?10:41
gloweIm quite sure its wifi modules that doesnt work with hibernate10:41
mojeimeblazemore yes and upgrade too10:41
gloweWhen i do pm-hibernate it doesnt work and with it goes back to screen i cant use wifi and its disabled10:42
dazruActionPa1snip: ok. last question: where can i find stats of most installed apps from the software center?10:42
blazemoremojeime: Can you please post the result of running the command "cat /etc/apt/sources.list*" onto http://paste.ubuntu.com and put the link in this channel?10:42
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glowedo you know how to get the log10:42
glowefrom hibernate10:42
p0wp0wtest from irssi ftw10:43
auronandace!test | p0wp0w10:43
ubottup0wp0w: Testing... Testing... 1. 2.. 3... ( by the way, remember that you can use /join #test )10:43
mathfreakp0wp0w: Would you recommend irssi?10:44
mojeimeblazemore: i can't find "deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/nijel/phpmyadmin/ubuntu lucid main " in this file, can i add it manually?10:44
blazemoremojeime: How did you add the PPA? You said you already added it? Also I didn't see your pastebin URL yet10:44
Homely_GirlHi, silly question: When I open "home folder" how can I open a 2nd folder as I'd like to copy some files from one location to another.10:44
p0wp0wmathfreak: still testing it, used it on internal chat at my old job but never for personal use10:44
p0wp0wpretty cool so far10:44
Homely_GirlI'm using 12.04 and it's unity I believe10:44
cynicistHomely_Girl: middle click on nautilus or right click and choose a folder10:44
UbnoobtuOkay. New problem, I used dd to copy the .iso to the usb, but when I booted, it just gave me a blinking _(underscore).10:45
tamiyahi guys, does anyone have this problem? http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=2CrT6djv10:45
sonuhey guys i need help10:45
sonui am new to Ubuntu so   i dont konw  the popular games for this distro can anyone tell me.10:45
wilee-nileemojeime, The ppa if you added it is in /etc/apt/sources.list.d10:45
ActionPa1snipdazru: how do you mean 'most installed apps'?10:45
mathfreaksonu: I like frozen-bubble10:45
mojeimeblazemore: how to copy out this from putty? :)10:45
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tamiyaWhy did apt-get say it is not authenticated? http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=2CrT6djv10:45
mathfreaksonu: I've good things about Super Tux Racer as well10:45
tamiyaIs it a security risk?10:45
janne_trying to find some terminal command to try out ..eny1 that have page for commands?10:45
Homely_Girlcynicist: I'm using 12.04 and it's unity I believe10:46
dazruActionPa1snip: I mean there must be some way of knowing which are the most popular apps in the software center, correct?10:46
ActionPa1sniptamiya: you added a PPA but not its key10:46
ActionPa1snipdazru: no idea, why is it important?10:46
tamiyawhich PPA?10:46
UbnoobtuOkay. New problem, I used dd to copy the .iso to the usb, but when I booted, it just gave me a blinking _(underscore).10:46
tamiyasince yesterday I can't even do a apt-get update correctly anymore10:46
ActionPa1sniptamiya: what is the output of:  sudo apt-get update10:47
mathfreakUbnoobtu: What sort of file did you copy to the USB?10:47
wilee-nileetamiya, I would not be running from a rooted terminal to begin with that is a bad habit.10:47
Ubnoobtukapersky recovery 10 .iso10:47
blazemoredazru: I wouldn't assume they keep that sort of information10:47
dazruActionPa1snip: just so that i dont go learning a program that does not have a big chance of being around for a long time....10:47
cynicistUbnoobtu: oh I thought you were trying to boot a linux iso10:47
ActionPa1snipdazru: just use what you need, skills are transferrable10:48
babinlonstonwhich ftp i can use use ubuntu10:48
blazemore!details | babinlonston10:48
ubottubabinlonston: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."10:48
berryciderspiderHow do I update my svn from an http repository?10:48
tamiyaHere is my apt-get update problem: http://pastebin.com/raw.php?i=p7nbcqHb10:49
p0wp0wi'm using the gnash plugin for firefox on ubuntu 13.04 - its hit and miss really. Any suggestions?10:49
ActionPa1snipbabinlonston: client or server??? 'FTP' is just a protocol10:49
dazrudazru: for example which is the most popular cad program? freecad? pycad? ...10:49
babinlonstonubottu:  server i need to configured with very secured one10:49
ubottubabinlonston: I am only a bot, please don't think I'm intelligent :)10:49
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cynicistUbnoobtu: to boot that kaspersky software it looks like you need to use their utility to create the iso10:50
dazruActionPa1snip: for example which is the most popular cad program? freecad? pycad? ...10:50
babinlonstonActionPa1snip: Server10:50
blazemorep0wp0w: Use the official flash player provided by the "flashplugin-nonfree" package10:50
cynicistUbnoobtu: http://support.kaspersky.com/809210:50
UbnoobtuWell, My friends windows XP crashed and I want to make a toolkit to recovery data, or repair the HDD if possible. I heard that the kav.iso is pretty good for doing that and thought I could run it, since I cant get the usb utility to run on here either.10:50
p0wp0wblazemore: but I want free ;)10:50
ActionPa1snipbabinlonston: then use sftp, it installs and starts when you install openssh-server10:50
blazemorep0wp0w: Sorry :\10:50
blazemorebabinlonston: filezilla is a decent enough client10:50
babinlonstonhow can i protect as possible with good secure10:51
p0wp0wblazemore: ah well, I guess I will research for another while. I really want to avoid non-free if I can. I will use if I must though10:51
ActionPa1sniptamiya: sudo apt-key adv --recv-key --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com 40976EAF437D05B510:51
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babinlonstoni want to configure secured ftp server in my box10:51
cynicistUbnoobtu: since their iso creation utility is a windows executable I'd recommend booting into windows to create it10:51
wilee-nileep0wp0w, The free flash will have you here always asking why it is not working I predict.10:51
blazemorebabinlonston: https://help.ubuntu.com/lts/serverguide/ftp-server.html10:51
p0wp0wwilee-nilee: its a shame, would be nice to stay completely free.10:52
UbnoobtuI don't have windows, lol. I tired using WINE to run it, but WINe doesnt pick up my USB10:52
blazemoreUbnoobtu: What are you trying to do that you think you need the Kaspersky disk for?10:52
mojeimeblazemore: how to copy output from putty?10:52
wilee-nileep0wp0w, Your welcome to build one that works. ;)10:52
tamiyano luck10:52
blazemoremojeime: Don't know I10:52
cynicistUbnoobtu: if you just want to recover data you boot any linux livecd and copy files from their crashed XP install10:53
Ubnoobtui think my friend's PC crashed due to malware, so I want to scan it and recover what I can for him, if not the whole HD10:53
tamiyaactionpasniP: I ran that command, followed by apt-get update. still no good10:53
mojeimeblazemore: ok, i've run command for adding repository once again and updated but when i apt-cache policy phpmyadmin, i get old version everytime10:54
p0wp0wwilee-nilee: I'll start learning now and have something available by 202210:54
blazemoremojeime: what command exactly did you run? Are you following a guide?10:54
wilee-nileep0wp0w, Heh I will help you. ;)10:54
UbnoobtuThe friend in question is 15, and he's uncomfortable using linux, so is there a way to keep him havin having to format and reinstall windows? I dont think he has window-cd to reinstall aswell.10:54
blazemoreUbnoobtu: I'd recommend reinstalling Windows, frankly10:55
mojeimeblazemore: this is the command: "sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nijel/phpmyadmin" from http://askubuntu.com/questions/304817/how-do-i-upgrade-the-version-of-phpmyadmin-from-3-3-to-3-510:55
cynicistUbnoobtu: hard to know without having access to the computer, there are so many things that could have gone wrong with his windows install10:55
tamiyaseriously this apt-get update is pissing me off10:55
wilee-nileeUbnoobtu, One can dualboot, I would clone the windows.10:55
blazemoremojeime: What Ubuntu version are you running?10:55
mojeimeblazemore: 10.04.3 LTS10:56
cynicistUbnoobtu: the best you can do imo is make a copy of his data with a livecd so he doesnt lose anything important10:56
tamiyacant believe the system lasts 2 weeks and then shits itself.10:56
Ubnoobtuwilee, is clonezilla good or that purpose?10:56
blazemore!eol | mojeime10:56
ubottumojeime: End-Of-Life is the time when security updates and support for an Ubuntu release stop, see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases for more information. Looking to upgrade from an EOL release? See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/EOLUpgrades10:56
wilee-nileeUbnoobtu, It is good and that is the purpose10:56
mojeimeblazemore: it's a server edition10:56
dazruActionPa1snip: could you please give me an advice for a good easy html editor?10:57
wilee-nileetamiya, The channel ask you don't swear, for one you are using a rooted terminal I'm not surprised your having problems, you have to follow protocols to distro's10:58
Ubnoobtucynicist, wilee-nilee, I want to start a business recovering data from harddrives. what other linux builds would be useful for recovery, repairing, and other "pc-medic" type of situtions?10:58
mojeimeblazemore: can i clean cache somehow, because when i run apt-cache policy phpmyadmin it's showing the old version10:58
vltUbnoobtu: grml.org10:59
wilee-nileeUbnoobtu, Not sure really, never considered it, I do own a business though just not associated with computers.10:59
ikoniaUbnoobtu: does it not strike you as unwise to open a business trying to do something you seem to know nothing about11:00
UbnoobtuOnly if I intented on starting it today.11:01
berryciderspiderHow do I run apache?11:01
ikoniaberryciderspider: have you installed it ?11:01
berryciderspiderikonia: yeah from the lamp-server^ stack11:02
ikoniaberryciderspider: so it should auto start after the install11:02
ikoniaberryciderspider: what makes you think it's not runnin ?11:02
ikoniarunning even11:02
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: that's a terrible idea for a business11:02
dazruanybody can advice a good easy html editor to creat web pages?11:03
berryciderspiderikonia: right, thanks11:03
blazemoreUbnoobtu: if you want to start a business recovering data, why aren't you familiar with data recovery tools?11:03
Ubnoobtuikonia| I'm pretty knowledgable on reparing the hardware, but when it comes to diagnosing software issues, my partner is the expert.11:03
ActionPa1snipdazru: bluefish11:03
MsCourtneyWhere can I learn about Ubuntu? I am a beginner. I want to get used to the terminal commands and such.11:04
gordonjcpdazru: gedit comes pre-installed11:04
ikoniaMsCourtney: https://help.ubuntu.com11:04
VustomI installed FTP on my Ubuntu VPS, when connecting it says ftp server is anonymous only, any ideas?11:04
ikoniaVustom: change the config11:04
mojeimeblazemore: what can i do -.-"?11:04
ikoniaVustom: you can select real users or ananymous or virtual11:04
berryciderspiderikonia: I'm trying to get drupal working, but i'm not sure how to add the drupal site directory to the (equivalent) host file11:04
ikoniaberryciderspider you don't put a directory in the host file11:04
MsCourtneyikonia: Ok thanks, that was probably a stupid question. Btw the laptop started to work after removing internal batteries.11:05
VustomI just uncommeted local_enable YES but that didn't work11:05
ikoniaVustom: have you restarted the ftp daemon11:05
dazruActionPa1snip: ok thank you. bye bye. p.s. i found the popularity stats: http://popcon.ubuntu.com/11:05
blazemoredazru: fyi those stats are self-selecting opt-in11:05
Ubnoobtublazemore| anyways, its just a hobby now. I'm aspiring to make something out of this eventully.11:06
Vustomwhats the command for that?11:06
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: won't happen11:06
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: and you don't want it to happen, either11:06
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: stay entirely the hell away from data recovery11:06
ikoniaVustom: I'd strongly suggest you read https://help.ubuntu.com and look at the server section to get a grip on the basics11:06
Vustomsudo /etc/init.d/vsftpd restart?11:06
dazrublazemore: yes but looks like librecad is the most popular cad program.... that's what i wanted to know11:06
ikoniaVustom: you need to know this before you run an ftp server and possibly get explioted11:06
berryciderspiderikonia: I know, but is referencing it the same as it is in windows?11:07
berryciderspiderikonia: and where is the host file?11:07
ikoniaberryciderspider referencing what ?11:07
vltgordonjcp: Why?11:08
ikoniaberryciderspider: sorry, I'm not following what you are saying, what's the actual problem you want to resolve11:08
berryciderspiderikonia:the drupal site directory11:08
vltUbnoobtu: I encourage you to continue. Read a lot, ty a lot.11:08
ikoniaberryciderspider: you don't put the directory in the host file11:08
Ubnoobtugordonjcp| Why? I'm just curious because I had a client that needed our help and we couldn't help him. He was a little old korean drycleaner who never backed up his data, and ended up loosing all o his customers tickets and info.11:08
vltUbnoobtu: Have a look at distros like grml.org11:08
gordonjcpvlt: because out of the huge list of stuff you don't want in your life, the kind of people who use data recovery services are a fat chunk of them11:08
berryciderspiderikonia: I know that. OK how do I get a drupal instance that I have in svn going?11:08
vltgordonjcp: Well yes, I hadn’t seen it that way :-D11:09
Ubnoobtugordonjcp, vlt; WTF! LMFAO, WWWHHYYY?11:09
VustomWhy aren't I able to connect via FTP? It just times out.11:09
ikoniaberryciderspider: you check it out of svn, move it to web root, then configure the database11:09
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: because you will get the person who has washed the USB stick with the only copies of the photos of their daughter's graduation in the pocket of their jeans on a hot wash cycle, lost the stick in the garden when they hung it out to dry, and found it a week later when they mowed the grass11:09
ikoniaVustom: possibly a firewall11:09
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: and somehow it's *your* fault they lost the pictures11:09
ikoniaVustom: or the daemon is not started11:09
Vustomfirewall is off, port 21 is open11:10
blazemoreUbnoobtu: The soft of people who need data recovery are the sort of people who don't back up. You don't want to spend all day dealing with the sort of person who doesn't back up11:10
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: you will get the people who bring in obviously stolen kit that they have "forgotten the password for"11:10
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: masses of them, in face11:10
berryciderspiderikonia: ah ok cheers.11:10
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: you'll get the local gangsters who want mobile phones unlocked11:10
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: all that crap11:10
gordonjcpyou don't need it11:10
MonkeyDustblazemore  i managed to ruin my backup, by forgetting a trailing slash in a cron task11:10
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: I do a bit of data recovery, and I get that all the time11:11
UbnoobtuThat might not be so bad for me, I need some business, lol. i'm a broke college student trying to get my " husle and grind " on.11:11
vltgordonjcp: Just curious: What tools do you use?11:11
gordonjcpvlt: testdisk, 99% of the time11:11
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: I tend not to get the idiots because I live in a quiet part of rural Scotland, with CCTV and shotguns ;-)11:12
vltgordonjcp: Ok, as I thought ;-)  Do you deal with really broken drives also?11:12
gordonjcpUbnoobtu: you get all kinds of people you don't want showing up to poke around your farm11:12
gordonjcpvlt: not if I can help it11:12
berryciderspiderikonia: is it as simple as "mv svn/site/directory /var/www/" ?11:14
Ubnoobtugordonjcp: I got into this business by installing CCTVs, digtal recorders and all that. I deal with forgeiners mostly, and they are always having hard drive crashes. At the moment, I'm onlly running tests to check if its a hard drive failure, or a platter/motor ailure. And I'm charging them to buy the new HD, and the labour it takes to switch out the platters, then back it up to a HD I have. It's wasteful but they keep BEGGING me fo11:15
wilee-nileeUbnoobtu, As a owner operator business owner a service business carpet & upholstery cleaning I make 100$ per hour, it is a single task, no extras to create chances of complaints, it works beautifully.11:16
wilee-nileeI come I clean I live with the money11:16
gordonjcpwilee-nilee: nice11:17
Ubnoobtu / me nods.11:17
wilee-nileekeep it simple is my motto, and be good at what you do.11:17
napscwilee-nilee: i think that should be the linux motto too11:19
UbnoobtuOkay, so data recovery is generally a waste of time unless its for something uniquely special. People will be asking or me to do illegal acts such as rooting their phones, aiding in the theift of computers and etc. Pretty interesting. Makes me think of DREDD, with the nerdy kid working or the mamaw gang.11:20
Ben64Ubnoobtu: labour? switching out platters? something seems wrong here11:20
wilee-nileeheh, yeah, never would have imagined this business I used to be a pro jazz musician and am now in a masters program hoping to get a PhD in the end which may after awhile generate that income per session, I can always clean carpets, lol11:21
Ubnoobtuwilee, you got it happening man.11:21
berryciderspiderHow do I get my svn repo working on apache?11:22
UbnoobtuThanks everyone for the chat and help. I'm glad the ubuntu community is helpful. thank you.11:24
flipper88_flany googd i8k utils howtos for ubuntu?11:24
VustomWhen i try connect via FTP I get "Server response: '550 Failed to change directory.'"11:25
flipper88_fl! !8k11:25
wilee-nileeUbnoobtu, Good luck.11:25
xeonixIs there anything I can do with overheating of my laptop, its frequently getting halted. Acer 5755G11:25
wilee-nileexeonix, Did you install the lm-sensors and have an accurate read of temps?11:26
UbnoobtuHey wilee, you oughta give out more advice, you have me inspired and pondering what my next move should be. thanks again for your insight.11:26
wilee-nileeUbnoobtu, No prob, self employment was the best feeling I have had as far as freedom, problem is I'm a slacker so I work as litle as possible.11:27
martin1989does someone use tuquito?11:28
Ubnoobtuwilee, me to man, me too. Thats why I want to work on PCs, I'm tired o working in the dairy plant. lol11:28
xeonixwilee-nilee, no. I will install it and what do you mean by having accurate read of temps?11:28
MonkeyDust!find tuquito11:28
ubottuPackage/file tuquito does not exist in raring11:28
wilee-nileexeonix, lm-sensors can tell you the temps, I use a conky though that shows those and other info.11:29
martin1989it is not a program11:29
martin1989or file11:29
martin1989or package11:29
ActionPa1snipmartin1989: everything in Linux is a file ;)11:29
martin1989it is an argentinian linux distribution11:29
wilee-nileemartin1989, Not supported here then. ;)11:30
martin1989where is it supported??11:30
martin1989i cannot find a server to ask about tuquito11:30
DJonesmartin1989: You may want to ask about tuquito in ##linux or it may have its own support channels, hopefully their website or #freenode should be able to help you11:31
wilee-nileemartin1989, Not sure but if your registered ##linux covers a lot of things all linux.11:31
wilee-nileexeonix, here is the wiki. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SensorInstallHowto11:32
MonkeyDustmartin1989  type /join #tuquito11:33
martin1989right here??11:33
MonkeyDustmartin1989  yes11:33
flipper88_flis there a front end for i8kutils that is graphical11:34
martin1989join #tuquito11:34
martin1989nothing happens11:34
wilee-nileeflipper88_fl, Yes11:34
MonkeyDustmartin1989  http://www.tuquito.org.ar/soporte.html11:35
MonkeyDustmartin1989  it's /join, with a slash11:35
martin1989thank you man11:36
flipper88_flwhen i try to install gnome-swallow-applet i get http://paste.ubuntu.com/5950907/11:36
wilee-nileeflipper88_fl, It has been awhile since I owned a dell, I never used that applet, look in synaptic for i8kutils there was a nice gui, and I found the setup on the web, I just do not remember it all.11:38
flipper88_flthanks wilee-nile will do11:39
subzero<flipper88_fl> : check your /etc/apt/sources.list11:39
TopcatI get access deniad when logging into my box with vsftp with a local user account and local_enable in the server config. what else have i missed?11:39
Topcatwhat folder permission does the directory need11:40
flipper88_flTopcat: usermod -G ftp username where user name is you're username on the box inquestion11:41
Topcatflipper88_fl: done that, still not having it. it's definitely the right password too11:42
wilee-nileeflipper88_fl, Found it gkrelm, used to be in the repos you will have to check. http://members.dslextreme.com/users/billw/gkrellm/gkrellm.html11:42
janne_can eny1 help me ? have problems whit wireless connection ..cant find it enywere...have tryed to serch in google11:42
bjacobHi, mozilla dev here, i really need to install BOTH 32bit and 64bit OpenGL libs (multilib) on 64bit Ubuntu 12.04 LTS... I can use either Mesa or binary NVIDIA, whichever works... so is there a package that I can install?11:42
jribflipper88_fl, Topcat: stop, don't run that11:42
Topcatneeds -aG right?11:43
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jribTopcat: yes11:43
Topcatthat's still not doing it though11:43
indistyloi had installed Jboss AS 7 Server on ubuntu 12.04 following this link (https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-install-jboss-on-ubuntu-12-10-64bit ), I am having port conflict problem, not able to login at Jboss Admin console. Port tomcat6 is being used and by default Jboss also using localhost. Please suggest how to fix it11:44
blahhello there guys11:44
ActionParsnipindistylo: change one of the ports11:44
indistyloActionPa1snip: How?11:44
flipper88_flUbuntu LTS is surrpoted untill april of 2017 on all plat forms right, Excuse the noobish questios.11:45
wilee-nileeflipper88_fl, 12.04 yes11:45
blahcan someone help me out with dual boot installation of ubuntu with windows 8?11:45
wilee-nilee!uefi | blah sure11:46
ubottublah sure: UEFI is a specification that defines a software interface between an operating system and platform firmware, it is meant as a replacement for the BIOS. For information on how to set up and install Ubuntu and its derivatives on UEFI machines please read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UEFI11:46
flipper88_flGood ai covertly ditched Xubuntu thismorning in order to get that extra three year of peice of mind wilee-nilee11:46
zylinx^^ this i came here for help on this too11:46
atmosxHello, I am trying to setup an ubuntu HTPC to play along with my samsing monitor. If I plug the pc on a VGA screen everything it's ok but on my Samsung HDTV 32" I see only a black signal saying "Mode not supported"11:46
blahthanks ubotto11:46
wilee-nileeblah, This is a oem W8 correct?11:46
blahlet me have a look at it11:47
blahyessir thats right, its oem w811:47
atmosxI've read online that I need somehow to change my HTPC to send 480p or 720p or 1080p, modes like 480i are not supported. But I don't know how to configure this also xandrr reports "no hdmi"11:47
indistyloFolks Kindly suggest solutions to my problem11:47
blahi keep getting this error even after disabling UEFI11:48
wilee-nileeblah, Here is more info the author is one of the best in this area and will stop by threads to help if you make one. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=214729511:48
blahFile: \ubuntu\winboot\wubildr.mbr State: 0xc000007b Information: Could not load application or Operating System because of the lack of the required file or errors in this file11:48
xeonixwilee-nilee, installed lm-sensors and had a look at that link, as far as I could see, my temp is still +79.0°C11:48
janne_can eny1 help me ?11:48
VustomCan someone please tell me why I can't connect via FTP? I've commented out anonymous_enable=YES and uncommented local_enable=YES and write_enable=YES, as well as opened port 21.11:49
wilee-nileexeonix, Possibly a bit high, the sensors if they are all there sometimes need tweaking I have heard, not really an area I'm confident in altogether though. Just thought getting more info may help.11:49
janne_is there a command for wireless network in ubuntu that i can use to fix my problem?11:50
wilee-nileejanne_, You might run lspci to identify the wifi hardware and post a detailed description and the HW info for channel help.11:51
xeonixOh, okay, wilee-nilee, thanks for your concern. But, i did installed lubuntu-desktop and when I login with lubuntu shell I don't find this issue.11:51
janne_ok i try ...iḿ new at this so you have to ecuse me for stuped Q11:52
p0wp0wI need to setup a mailserver, thinking postfix & dovecot - multiple domains any recommendations?11:52
wilee-nileexeonix, Lubuntu runs much lighter, that may be your answer for the moment, sounds like some older hardware.11:52
martin1989what is lighter? Xubuntu or Lubuntu?11:53
wilee-nileemartin1989, lubuntu11:53
wilee-nileexubuntu can be tweaked though from what I have heard11:54
xeonixbut, I am dead fan of gnome 311:54
wilee-nileethe shell for the win11:54
indistyloFolks I had installed Jboss AS 7 Server on ubuntu 12.04 following this link (https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/how-to-install-jboss-on-ubuntu-12-10-64bit ), I am having port conflict problem, not able to login at Jboss Admin console. Port tomcat6 is being used and by default Jboss also using localhost. Please suggest how to fix it11:55
wilee-nileeindistylo, You might consider the ubuntu server they have a channel and is actually supported.11:56
indistylowilee-nilee, Suggest that channel11:57
wilee-nileeindistylo, #ubuntu-server11:57
saleemhi, how to fix this display issue on ubuntu live session on 12.04? http://askubuntu.com/questions/139051/i-have-this-weird-issue-with-my-monitor-how-can-i-fix-it11:57
ActionParsnipsaleem: what video chip do you use?11:58
saleemneither i get display in live session nor can i directly start installer , bot thimes i get same type of display11:58
saleemnvidia gt 24011:58
indistylowilee-nilee, thanx11:58
wilee-nileeindistylo, No problem, not sure they will help with Jboss but a place to know of.11:59
saleemi tired nomodeset , xforcevesa , removing quiet splash , all routine methods bt i dont get proper display on live session11:59
janne_ahh this is making me nuts soon :(....12:00
saleemanything left that i can try to boot this 12.04 live session somehow?12:01
blahguys I just tried using wubi to install ubuntu, didn't help..12:01
Topcatthis is driving me mad. Every doc says vsftp.conf needs local_enable=YES, open port 21 and you're golden but it's just not leting me log in at all12:02
janne_saleem try to make a usb boot stick i did and it worked fine ..but i use xubuntu 12.0412:02
blahWhen the system reboots, it gives the error "File: \ubuntu\winboot\wubildr.mbr State: 0xc000007b Information: Could not load application or Operating System because of the lack of the required file or errors in this file"12:02
janne_blah..try that u to12:03
Topcatthere any firewall stuff i should check that ufw allow 21 won't do for me?12:03
saleemjanne_, i tried usb as well, neither works , i get same display error12:03
blahjanne_ try what?12:03
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ActionParsnipblah: tried chkdsk-ing your NTFS partition>12:04
janne_saleem what version of ubuntu ? 32 or 64 version12:04
janne_blah sorry wrong chat *S*12:04
saleem32 bit12:04
blahlol its okay12:04
PiciTopcat: I'd try connecting to ftp locally (i.e. ftp to see if that works before trying to troubleshoot whether it is a network problem.12:04
ActionParsnipsaleem: install the nvidia-current package then run:   passwd; killall -u $USER     you will then load the driver and be able to login as 'ubuntu' with the pass you set12:04
janne_saleem is it 13.04 u are trying to install?12:05
blahActionParsnip its a newly created partition12:05
saleemthanks ActionParsnip m this sounds like a saviour hint12:05
gordonjcpTopcat: have you considered using sftp?12:06
saleemjanne_, nah precise 12.04.0212:06
TopcatI'm getting 530 kogin incorrect locally12:06
janne_saleem ok ...then its weard so i cant help :/..sorry12:06
TopcatI can't do it another way I don't want to reprogramme the software i'm trying to get working unfortunately gordonjcp12:07
gordonjcpTopcat: well, leave ftp installed and wait for someone else to come along and set it up for you12:07
blahany suggestions for me guys?12:07
blahtried chkdsking too12:07
Topcatgordonjcp: wat..? that's not even remotely help full dont waste my time12:08
ubutom_ whelp, I have a slight problem with ubuntu recently, it seems like it doesn't want to wake up anymore after the recent update. Meaning whereas before it woke up from standby without a problem it now gives me only a slightly flashing screen and doesn't react to any keystrokes.12:09
gordonjcpTopcat: how far have you got with vsftp?12:09
saleemActionParsnip, i noticed it down, will test it now and report back to you12:09
berryciderspiderWhat;s the default port for apache?12:09
blazemoreberryciderspider: 8012:09
dotcom420Hello there. I installed Audacity, pavucontrol etc. and after restart, my ubuntu is showing windows 98 like graphics. I also can't access files using file manager. :(12:09
dotcom420Had i done something wrong?12:10
blahguys any suggestions?12:11
rileypI want to run update but I get errors Failed to fetch http://extras.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/natty/main/source/Sources  404  Not Found  Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.12:11
ubutom_soo, any suggestions? :P12:11
rileypAny help much appreciated12:11
Topcatgordonjcp: an install script set this up so as I can tell; /etc/vsftp.conf has the needed local_enable=YES, userlist_enable=NO. it's running on port 21.firewalls are expluded. the user account has all permissions and ownership of the directory and the ftp group12:11
rileypI get about 20 errors simular to the one above12:12
ubutom_wake up from standby worked fine last weel and all, just 2 days ago or something there was a kernel update and since then it doesn'T work anymore12:12
saiarcot895rileyp: natty is no longer supported12:12
saiarcot895!natty | rileyp12:13
ubotturileyp: Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) was the fourteenth release of Ubuntu. !End-Of-Life on 2012-10-28, see http://ubottu.com/y/natty for details.12:13
rileypso how can i fix12:13
dotcom420I am currently running Ubuntu 11.04 :D12:13
rileypI know its natty and i know its old so how can i update /upgrade it12:13
dotcom420Outdated i guess12:13
saiarcot895rileyp: you have to upgrade to at least 12.04 (Precise)12:13
ubutom_12.04 precise, 3.5.0-37-generic btw, soo, really nobody else got problems with standby reactivation? :p12:14
rileypyes thats what i want to do upgrate to precise12:14
babinlonstononly one user want to access the ftp  particularly ftptest this user only have access to the files and its folder how to create a ftp ?12:14
saiarcot895rileyp: See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/EOLUpgrades12:14
ActionParsnipdotcom420: Natty is dead12:15
dotcom420ActionParsnip: Can i upgrade my current ubuntu 11.04 to ubuntu 13.04 without CD/DVD drive?12:16
ActionParsnipdotcom420: you can upgrade to 11.10 then to 12.04 then to 12.10 then to 13.0412:16
ActionParsnipdotcom420: lots of time, lots of data12:16
SuperLagActionParsnip: wow... you have to step through each of them?12:16
flipper88_flLong dead at that. Any one know of a reaonably priced VPS provider?12:16
ActionParsnipSuperLag: yes, unless its LTS to LTS, in which case its one jump12:16
SuperLagflipper88_fl: Linonde. Digital Ocean.12:17
SuperLagflipper88_fl: Linode, that is12:17
ActionParsnipdotcom420: could install using USB if your BIOS supports it12:17
flipper88_flthanks SuperLag12:17
rileypsaiarcot895:  that page is outdated and stops the how to lucid12:17
rileyp*at lucid12:17
rodrigograca31SuperLag: AWS?12:17
ActionParsnipdotcom420: I'd clean install then restore data from backup12:17
ActionParsnipdotcom420: lots cleaner and a LOT quicker12:18
rileypId really like just to fix flash as its not working12:18
SuperLagdotcom420: and if your system is new enough you can boot from a USB stick, you don't need the CD-ROM12:18
SuperLagdotcom420: unetbootin12:18
saiarcot895rileyp: it can apply to future releases as well; just make sure to correct the codenames when using them12:18
rodrigograca31SuperLag: AWS provides you with 1 year free VPS (its not ver good but its no bad)12:18
saiarcot895rileyp: also, if you upgrade, you'll have to go 11.04 to 11.10 and then 11.10 to 12.0412:19
dotcom420Unfortunately my PC don't support USB boot. By the way, i don't care if my configuration is wiped out. Can it i download latest ISO and then directly run it in my current system?12:19
SuperLagrodrigograca31: yeah, I wouldn't put AWS in quite the same category12:19
SuperLagdotcom420: yes, if you don't care about that... then that's exactly what I'd do12:19
dotcom420The current system is installed on /dev/sda7. I don't care if anything happens to that drive.12:20
ubutom_So, anyone know of issues with a recent patch and wake up from standby? BEcause my laptop doesn't wake up anymore since a few days, can then only kill it with the power-button. Version is: 12.04 precise, 3.5.0-37-generic12:20
rileypsaiarcot895 I understand that bit I just dont know how to do it12:20
rodrigograca31SuperLag: i'm using AWS free "VPS" for testing "things" :)12:20
Ben64!eolupgrade | rileyp12:20
ubotturileyp: End-Of-Life is the time when security updates and support for an Ubuntu release stop, see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases for more information. Looking to upgrade from an EOL release? See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/EOLUpgrades12:20
absencehi, i installed some packages from ppa:ubuntu-toolchain-r/test that i now want to remove. how do i do that?12:20
dotcom420SuperLag: My PC don't support USB booting.12:20
SuperLagrodrigograca31: I have enough storage in my laptop, I do VMs locally. With 3 hard drives (and 1.47TB of usable space) and 32GB of RAM... no need to pay someone else for a VPS. :)12:21
saiarcot895rileyp: open up /etc/apt/sources.list (you'll need sudo permissions, so you might want to do "sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list" in Terminal)12:21
gordonjcpdotcom420: remove the hard drive, fit it to something that does support USB booting, install, swap it back12:21
martin198932 GM RAM??????????????12:21
SuperLagdotcom420: right, but you said you could download the latest CD-ROM and do it that way, didn't you?12:21
FloodBot1martin1989: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.12:22
rileypsaiarcot895 I know how to edit files thankfully!12:22
saiarcot895rileyp: then, add the three Required lines that are listed, and change the CODENAME to natty12:22
SuperLagmartin1989: yes, sir. A Lenovo ThinkPad W530 maxes out at 32GB of RAM, and that's what I did. It'll take 3 hard drives, too, if you remove the optical drive.... and I did.12:22
saiarcot895rileyp: if you are using backports or proposed repos as well, you'll need to add lines for these as well12:23
rodrigograca31SuperLag: ups... i thought that you asked about VPS's.... and it was: flipper88_fl12:23
dotcom420gordonjcp: Yes, i was thinking that way too. But if it were possible to install from ISO file, it would have been neat.12:23
rodrigograca31flipper88_fl: AWS?12:23
dotcom420SuperLag: No, i was saying about latest ISO of ubuntu.12:23
dotcom420Not CD-ROM.12:23
saiarcot895rileyp: Slight correction: remove everything in sources.list and have only those three lines there12:23
dotcom420My CD-ROM is broken12:24
Ben64rileyp: just follow the instructions on https://help.ubuntu.com/community/EOLUpgrades12:24
Topcatgordonjcp & Pici: I've 'fixed' it but I wonder if somoene could explain why? I changed pam_service_name=vsftpd to pam_service_name=ftp12:25
dotcom420Anyway, thanks for the tip.12:25
SuperLagmartin1989: http://pastebin.ubuntu.com/5951029/12:25
gordonjcpTopcat: well, PAM is how various services determine how to authorise users12:26
gordonjcpTopcat: so I'm guessing that by default it's not quite set up in the way that PAM expects it to identify itself12:26
saiarcot895rileyp: once that is done, save it and close it.12:27
saiarcot895rileyp: Then, run "sudo aptitude update && sudo aptitude safe-upgrade"12:27
dotcom420Just a last question. My hardware is very old maybe maybe 13 or more! So, after installing ubuntu 13.04, does all of my old hardware work? Have you guys removed something in this update?12:27
rodrigograca31flipper88_fl: ?12:27
flipper88_flwhats up rodrigograca3112:28
dotcom420By the way, ubuntu 11.04 fully supports my old hardware.12:28
rileypsaiarcot895 Is it possible I could just do a manual install of flash player until I'm ready to throw caution to the wind!  The only issue i have with my current system is flash not working12:28
gordonjcpdotcom420: what spec is the machine you're installing on?12:28
SuperLagmartin1989: MemTotal:       32580568 kB12:28
dotcom420Pentium 4 motherboard12:28
rileypsaiarcot895: rileyp: Then, run "sudo aptitude update && sudo aptitude safe-upgrade" i have it all copied into a file for when Im ready to roll I have edited apt sources no problem12:29
SuperLagdotcom420: chances are... newer Ubuntu will support your old hardware too12:29
SuperLagdotcom420: I'd follow gordonjcp's advice.12:30
SuperLag05:21 < gordonjcp> dotcom420: remove the hard drive, fit it to something that does support USB booting, install, swap it back12:30
dotcom420Yes, good advice. I can do that.12:30
saiarcot895rileyp: you could download the deb binaries for flashplugin-installer from https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/flashplugin-nonfree/ but keep in mind that if you do so, don't expect any support (well, Natty also has no support now)12:31
VustomHow can I give myself access to all files in /usr/local/openvpn_as/scripts/separate?12:31
saiarcot895rileyp: you really should upgrade/clean install to 12.04 soon12:32
rodrigograca31flipper88_fl: VPS? do you know about AWS?12:32
dotcom420Currently, i have three operating systems in grub. What is the safest way to touch only /dev/sda7 and then restore the grub?12:32
flipper88_flrileyp: just backup you're important files and fresh install 12.04.2 (Percise)12:33
dotcom420Because i am gonna install ubuntu 13.04 on /dev/sda712:33
rileypsaiarcot895 its a mythtv front end I just want flash to work really I know I need to upgrade mythtv as well and its to big a task to take on just now. At least I know how now...12:33
dotcom420And ubuntu 11.04 already exists on /dev/sda712:33
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flipper88_flrodrigograca31: Yea i am just thinking abou building my own custom apt repos and thus a custom release of ubuntu.12:34
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rodrigograca31flipper88_fl: another distro? .... :)12:34
flipper88_flrodrigograca31: I can't even afford a hair cut a ma so damn broke atm so Vps might have to coe a s a christmas gift from parrents.12:35
rileyp  flipper88_fl: i will mirror what I have and do a clean install sure ... but I need to update my mythtv backend as well which is lucid...12:35
berryciderspiderwhere are the apache error logs?12:35
rileypand 0.24 fixes12:35
rileypand that aint happening tonight!12:36
rodrigograca31flipper88_fl: AWS offers 1 year free "VPS" ....12:36
genialberryciderspider: /var/log/apache2/error.log12:36
flipper88_flrodrigograca31: I know but I had my heart set on urpad.net12:36
berryciderspider thanks12:36
rileypsaiarcot895:  thanks12:37
rodrigograca31flipper88_fl: lol, ok... i need to go12:37
berryciderspiderhow do I configure my apache logs?12:38
Ben64rileyp: you should use 12.04, that way you can delay upgrading again until 201712:38
genialberryciderspider: http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/logs.html12:39
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ReliantI'm staring at "[ 2244.404019] nouveau E[    PDISP][0000:01:00.0] chid 2 mthd 0x0080 data 0x00000000 0x000b5080"  on my screen. It's a black screen, and I have 4 lines of that. everything seems hung12:45
Reliantthere's just not much there to Google on12:46
adamkReliant: You might want to try asking on #nouveau.12:47
rileypben64 i will be doing that12:47
rileypnow to install flash..12:47
Reliantwhat is nouveau?12:47
adamkReliant: The video driver for your GPU.12:47
ActionParsnipReliant: try blacklisting the nouveau driver12:47
adamkReliant: Or, rather, the default driver for your GPU.  You could also use the nvidia driver, if you wanted.12:47
saleemActionParsnip, i got the display issue on live seesion fixed but in a different way12:47
ActionParsnipsaleem: cool12:47
saleemhad to reinstall nvidia-current and restart lightdm12:48
adamkReliant: If you blacklist nouveau, as ActionParsnip suggests, but do not install the nvidia proprietary driver, you will end up using the Xorg vesa driver, which will be quite slow.12:48
Reliantis all of this doable through the graphical UI?12:49
ReliantI know I saw the app for setting this. Trying to find it on the menu12:49
Reliantdoesn't help that there's 2 different versions of "system settings", heh12:50
ActionParsnipsaleem: same difference12:52
ActionParsnip!bootoption | Reliant12:52
ubottuReliant: For a list and explanation on some of the boot options, see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BootOptions See also !nomodeset.12:52
ActionParsnipReliant: its set when grub loads, before the boot splash shows12:52
Reliantone of the things I saw on Google was that this is related to suspend mode. when I go to the "screensaver & lock" setting of the system settings, it's a blank page12:54
dotcom420Is it possible to create restore point in ubuntu just like in windows? In case, i mess with my kernel in future, i restore my old configuration with a single command or click?12:55
ezra-sdotcom420, you can use a backup tool, not a single click, but it will do the same12:56
ActionParsnipdotcom420: just run a full backup12:58
tom_hello everyone13:01
dotcom420I have seen that wmv, real media files can't be played on ubuntu. Is it because of copyright?13:04
ezra-sdotcom420, or that appropiate codecs have not been installed, have you tried vlc?13:05
MonkeyDustdotcom420  maybe you need ubuntu-restricted-extras13:05
ActionParsnipdotcom420: install w32codecs and ubuntu-restricted-extras and it should play fine13:06
BluesKajHey folks13:07
magdurguys how can i install my driver ? nvidia 525m13:08
blazemoremagdur: Did you already try installing from the Additional Drivers tool?13:09
magdur<blazemore> yes i try but nothing there is here13:10
blazemoremagdur: What version of Ubuntu are you using?13:10
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magdur<blazemore> 12.0413:12
ezra-sany tips on how to tell /etc/network/interfaces to not configure wlan0 if eth0 is up and with ip?13:12
blazemoremagdur: Are you having any problems with the default driver?13:12
ezra-sas well as underlying wpa_supplicant and dhclient processes for that interface13:12
blazemoreezra-s: Isn't what you just said, the entire reason for network-manager's existance?13:13
ezra-sblazemore, if network-manager wasn't a piece of sh*t sometimes :)13:13
magdurno but i want top install Linux Display Driver <blazemore>13:13
blazemoremagdur: Why do you think you need something other than what you have at the moment? It is working currently13:14
magduri want to play game with linux,13:15
magduri want to play game with linux, <blazemore>13:15
wilee-nileemagdur, You can tab complete nicks. ;)13:16
rileypmagdur yay13:16
janne_need some help over here ....13:17
magdur<janne_> yes what is the problem ?13:17
janne_i have tryed to get my wireless internet to work ...but i cant connenct whit it ..13:17
rileyp janne_:)13:17
ezra-sblazemore, network-manager is incapable to configure 801.1x authentication in my eth0 that's why I can't use it, same with my wireless, vpnc does not work correctly unless I use it manually and out of network manager13:18
rileyphas it worked in past?13:18
magdur<janne_>  are you sure key is correct ?,13:18
janne_not whit xubuntu or ubuntu13:18
janne_yes im sure13:19
ezra-sI'd be glad to use network-manager if it worked for something other than basic eth0 conf13:19
rileypis the driver loading?13:19
janne_i have a ip number and all that ..what u meen driver loading? how do i see that ?13:20
janne_iḿ new at this13:20
rileypjanne_:  is the driver loading for the wifi device?13:20
janne_how do i see that ??13:20
rileypjanne_: dmesg |grep eth13:21
wilee-nileejanne_, Run lspci in the terminal and identify the wifi hardware and tell us what it is.13:21
janne_ok i try it and copy/paste here if its ok ?13:21
rileypwil show ethernet devices13:21
rileyppastebin or just 1 line of code13:22
wilee-nileejanne_, Yes should be a small amount of info.13:22
wilee-nileejanne_, Be sure to use nicks, you can tab complete them.13:22
janne_00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 82855PM Processor to I/O Controller (rev 03)13:22
janne_00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82855PM Processor to AGP Controller (rev 03)13:22
janne_00:1d.0 USB controller: Intel Corporation 82801DB/DBL/DBM (ICH4/ICH4-L/ICH4-M) USB UHCI Controller #1 (rev 01)13:22
janne_00:1d.1 USB controller: Intel Corporation 82801DB/DBL/DBM (ICH4/ICH4-L/ICH4-M) USB UHCI Controller #2 (rev 01)13:22
janne_00:1d.2 USB controller: Intel Corporation 82801DB/DBL/DBM (ICH4/ICH4-L/ICH4-M) USB UHCI Controller #3 (rev 01)13:22
FloodBot1janne_: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.13:22
janne_00:1d.7 USB controller: Intel Corporation 82801DB/DBM (ICH4/ICH4-M) USB2 EHCI Controller (rev 01)13:23
k1ljanne_: use a pastebin13:23
wilee-nileejanne_, Just the wifi info not all of lspci13:23
rileypjanne_: so now           dmesg |grep eth  and show teh two lines one for eth0 and the other eth1 if you have wifi driver installed !13:24
rileypsee my dmesg |grep eth      eth0: RTL8168b/8111b at 0xf800e000, bc:ae:c5:dc:5d:2b, XID 0c200000 IRQ 42 is a realteke and its mac address!13:25
rileyp 13:25
rileypjanne_:  is it a usb wifi device?13:26
wilee-nileepastebin | janne_ run lspci and pastebin it13:27
wilee-nilee!pastebin | janne_ run lspci and pastebin it13:28
ubottujanne_ run lspci and pastebin it: For posting multi-line texts into the channel, please use http://paste.ubuntu.com | To post !screenshots use http://imagebin.org/?page=add | !pastebinit to paste directly from command line | Make sure you give us the URL for your paste - see also the channel topic.13:28
rileypjanne_:  are we talking laptop or desktop with onboard wifi?13:28
rileypok make model will be faster13:28
genialwhat ubuntu version janne_?13:29
janne_this one is a old laptop ...and i have xubuntu 12.0413:29
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geniallooks like someone already has had issue with that specific NIC http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1822997 in 10.04 and 11.04 - they solved it by replacing the driver: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1805271&p=11053381#post11053381 - don't know if that still applies in 12.04 though13:30
rileypit would be faster to type your make and model laptop into google with teh word wifi and the word ubuntu and se if a heap of stuff comes up else it will just work!13:30
genialdisregard what I wrote, saw now that it was rileyp's dmesg and not yours :<13:31
* genial needs coffee13:32
rileypjanne_:   the dmesg output should give you 2 devices eth0 and eth1 if your wifi auto detects and driver loads. there will be multiple entries for both though. The wifi will almost always be eth1 and the wired one eth013:33
napscjanne_: try wlan instead of eth13:35
janne_in terminal??13:35
ActionParsnipjanne_: sudo lshw -C network     will also tell you the chip13:35
rileypjanne that is your onboard hard wired ethernet port. Because we dont see Eth1  the driver isnt loading I would guess!13:36
rileypjanne_: from a terminal sudo lshw -C network  and pastebin it please13:37
janne_just give link ....but here it is again13:38
rileypaldi laptop?13:38
janne_did u see link?13:40
rileypjanne: yes      have you set dns server to be IP of your Router?13:40
wilee-nileejanne_, Do you have an ethernet card?13:41
janne_have to check13:41
janne_wilee-nilee ..i use a old laptop13:41
ActionParsnipjanne_: if you run:  sudoiwlist scan    do you see wireless networks?13:42
wilee-nileejanne_, yes and does it have a card plugged in for wireless?13:42
rileypjanne_:  from your last paste it seem you have put in an ip address of into the hardwired ethernet setting not the wireless !13:42
ActionParsnipwilee-nilee: probably due to it being seen as eth113:43
wilee-nileeActionParsnip, yeah, from what I see with that model you need a card.13:43
guarnierhello, I got a huge problem. after the last updates on my ubuntu 12.04 the SSD disk doesn't boot anymore. i ve tried to reinstall grub with bootrepair but no luck. any idea?13:43
wilee-nileeguarnier, You have the url generated by that app to post?13:44
janne_rileyp ok13:45
usr13janne_: Looks like eth1 is your wifi device and you have a couple of APs in range.13:46
rileypjanne_:  your wireless device is eth1  so if you put your ip settings in that device it will help if  your network isnt autoconfig...13:46
guarnierwilee-nilee, which app? do you mean boot repair?13:47
wilee-nileeguarnier, Yes.13:47
janne_ok i try that ...thx for all help13:47
rileypjanne_:  you have ESSID:"Koti_BC5C" ESSID:"Koti_AAB4" two wireless netowrks you may be able to join!13:48
wilee-nileeguarnier, The bootinfo summary, you can run it by itself if you don't have it.13:48
universalhow to install winrar from source tar.gz ? source is latest version 5 beta 8 released on 3rd August and repo version 4.xx something version13:48
blazemoreuniversal: Is there a readme file included with the source?13:48
Lettime cat < /dev/zero > /dev/hda  ||| what is "time cat" ?13:48
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janne_rileyp...all whit password on them ..one is my own and the next is the neabers13:49
rileypuniversal why not use unp13:49
universalblazemore: yes....but there is nothing in it13:49
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guarnierwilee-nilee , how can I get the bootinfo if the disk doens't boot? how do I access a disk trhough a live cd? thanks13:49
universalrileyp: unp ?13:49
blazemoreLet: Where did you get that command?13:49
blazemoreLet: "time" times how long it takes a command to run (in this case the command is cat < /dev/zero > /dev/hda)13:50
Letits for shrade free space on disk only for wipe of free space13:50
wilee-nileeguarnier, From a live cd just run the bootinfo summary and post the url generated. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Boot-Repair13:50
rileypsudo apt-get install unp then when you want to unzip something unp filename..... very easy  no brainer13:50
universalblazemore: its available here - http://www.rarlab.com/download.htm small 1.9 mb file, have a look at it13:50
universalplease :)13:50
blazemoreuniversal: No, you look at it13:50
rileypuniversal:  sudo apt-get install unp then when you want to unzip something unp filename..... very easy  no brainer13:50
Letoh ok its time of work of porgram?13:51
guarnierwilee-nilee, ok I will try now13:51
blazemoreLet: yes, try it. Run this: time sleep 113:51
wilee-nileeguarnier, Cool that script is the most important part of that app for diagnosing.13:51
Letdd work faster but dd crash s13:53
Letcrash fs13:53
PiciLet: that command will wipe the entire disk, not just the free space.13:53
Letoh ok wipe yes13:54
blazemoreLet: Please don't just blindly run commands you found on the Internet without knowing what they do13:54
Letbut wetalk about zero > hda13:54
usr13Let: What is it you are wanting to do?13:54
usr13Let: Probably should be sda13:54
blazemoreLet: That command takes the contents of the file "/dev/zero" and writes it to the file "/dev/hda"13:55
blazemoreLet: That's all it does.13:55
usr13Let: sudo fdisk -l   #Shows you your disks.13:55
LetI know13:55
usr13Let: So; What is it you are wanting to do?13:55
Letusr any disk13:56
LetI use gparted13:56
Letot fstab/mtab13:56
Letok thx bb13:56
guarnierwilee-nilee, here is the url http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951317/14:00
wilee-nileeguarnier, Was this a computer that started with Windows 8 that you removed?14:02
universalwilee-nilee: how to install winrar from source ?14:03
universalwilee-nilee: there is nothing for how to install in its readme.txt file14:03
guarnierwilee-nilee, nope, I bought a SSD disk recently and install manually ubuntu and I let some space for eventually win 7 in the future14:04
wilee-nileeguarnier, Did you use gpt on purpose?14:04
rileypuniversal:  why not just use unp?14:05
wilee-nileeguarnier, Anyway that script is key for you to get help, I know nothing about gpt, if you get no help here I would use the ubuntu forums by starting a thread and posting the script info.14:06
guarnierwilee-nilee, kind of. I read that it is better to use gpt and efi so I used it. if I can reach my data and back it up I can also reinstall everything, but I still don t get how a simple update brakes the entire boot14:06
universalguarnier: is there any considerable performance gain over hdd ? I'm thinking for a SSD too but doubt its cost to performance gains ratio...also I heard that there are privacy issues in respect of deleteing of files....like shred don't work effectively and deleted files can be recovered easily14:06
wilee-nileeguarnier, Well ubuntu does not really use gpt in general except in response to the new fast boot windows 8 release and apple dual booting, so it is a bit of a conundrum.14:08
rileypuniversal: ssd is way faster14:08
guarnieruniversal, performance gain A LOT. for techinical things, I have no idea. the only thing is to check that your motherboard supports the SSD speed14:08
universalrileyp: I prefer rar over any other apps and besides does unp has file encrytion capabilities with header encrytion also ?14:08
cloudI was using the 'dd' command to write an iso to usb... and instead of /dev/sdb I used sda.. I ctrl+c'd it before it finished but it definitly deleted some important stuff14:08
guarnierwilee-nilee, is there a way to backup my data from this disk?14:09
inerkickis there any project management tool for ubuntu which helps for scrum methodology14:09
wilee-nileeguarnier, The live cd should have access to the partitions I would guess.14:09
universalguarnier: what ? so I'll have to check for my motherboard compatibility with the SSD ? I thought any SATA SSD will fit in any SATA HDD port and just work fine14:09
pranjal710hi, How do I make "history" as a sudo command14:09
wilee-nileeagain I know nothing about gpt so just guessing14:10
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ikoniapranjal710: what do you mean ?14:10
guarnieruniversal, it fits but I got a ssd with sata 3 and it is running at sata 2 speeds for a crappy samsung bus. if your mobo is quite new you can reach even more speed. anyway is still way faster than hdd14:11
wilee-nileeI have a SSD in my 5 year old toshiba laptop, runs like an olympic runner.14:12
pranjal710ikonia: I mean it should not be accessed as history, but to view history, users should type sudo history'14:12
pranjal710ikonia: that way only people with root access can view history14:12
universalguarnier: I'm seriously thinking about an SATA 3 SSD on my HP G6 1200TU notebook keeping aside its high price but still the only one issue bothering me is its file deletion mechanism14:13
universalwilee-nilee: what about shred function on ssd ?14:14
universaland will anyone guide me on how to installl rar from source ?14:15
b2wzbarimg ( zbarimg img.jpg)..i want to process the output of the command in braces with the command outside the brace. help me please...14:16
universalwilee-nilee: guarnier live session takes a lng time to be loaded into memory but once its loaded, it runs fast and smooth....ssd is faster and smoother or even better ?14:16
ActionParsnipuniversal: why not just install the packages?14:17
universalActionParsnip: yes but packages are version 4.xx something while source is of version 5 beta 8 released 3rd of August, thats why14:18
b2wzbarimg ( zbarimg img.jpg)..i want to process the output of the command in braces with the command outside the brace. help me please...14:18
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lokote_jonesDoes Ubuntu have a certification track similar to Red Hat?14:21
universalguarnier: wilee-nilee which model of SSD would you suggest ?14:21
b2wi am using zbarimg command decode a image i want to decode an image thats stored inside the qrcode...that is.., first decode the image containing the imagename and then i  want to decode the data in the image...how to do it?14:22
b2w\join #bash14:22
guarnieruniversal, I got a samsung 840 pro, for what I can tell it is good, but i am not an expert on technical details of ssds14:25
wilee-nileeuniversal, None in particular I bought this one seems okay, I only looked for a modern version at the time fair in price. http://www.amazon.com/Crucial-256GB-2-5-Inch-9-5mm-CT256M4SSD2/dp/B004W2JL2A14:25
dotcom420Hello there. I just upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10, but still my problem exists. All i can see is a blank screen after logging in. I cannot see the top and below bars. I can open terminal using Ctrl + Alt + T.14:28
blazemore!eoc | dotcom420 upgrade to a supported version14:28
blazemore!eol | dotcom42014:28
ubottudotcom420: End-Of-Life is the time when security updates and support for an Ubuntu release stop, see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Releases for more information. Looking to upgrade from an EOL release? See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/EOLUpgrades14:28
blazemore"eoc" seriously I play too much Runescape14:28
FoxandxssHey, what's a proper ftp server for ubuntu server?14:29
blazemoreFoxandxss: proftpd is one14:29
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FoxandxssI have been told that pureftpd has some pretty vulnerabilities14:29
Foxandxsslet's me see it blazemore, thansk14:29
dotcom420blazemore:  Maybe the problem would still persist after upgrades. This problem happened only after i installed some packages like Audacity etc.14:30
dotcom420Can you see dmesg log and see what this problem is?14:30
bhaveshI want to test if my usb is bootable and I found this http://superuser.com/questions/395081/test-usb-booting-capabilities-with-qemu-under-linux I didn't understand it quite well, I just know that I have to install qemu and what command do I have to enter in terminal?14:31
ShapeShifter499is there a "visual iptables" tool? something that will show me what the current iptables rules are, like a map14:31
henni'm getting an xorg error when i log into ubuntu. something about cannot start gnome-session=ubuntu?14:32
willybilly0101ShapeShifter499, iptables -L14:33
ShapeShifter499willybilly0101, I know that, I wanted something more visual...14:33
dotcom420blazemore: Here's my dmesg log: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951426/14:34
dotcom420Can you find out the problem?14:34
hennunable to launch "gnome-session --session=ubuntu" X session14:34
willybilly0101ShapeShifter499, it is visual, mp3's are usually auditive :)14:35
blazemoredotcom420: Why/how did you upgrade to 11.10?14:35
blazemoredotcom420: Upgrade to 12.0414:35
mathnodeShapeShifter499, turn on your webcam and watch yourself dance?14:36
ShapeShifter499mathnode, :/14:36
universalguarnier: what about SSHD ? Its performance in comparison to SSD ? from what co.'s propagate it sounds great for SSD performance with HDD space14:36
saiarcot895blazemore: I believe dotcom420 was on 11.0414:37
dotcom420saiarcot895: yes14:38
blazemoresaiarcot895: he upgraded from 11.04 to 11.1014:38
dotcom420I typed "sudo apt-get upgrade" and i upgraded to 11.1014:38
pranjal710hi, I change my /etc/sudoers file and rebooted my pc, now when I do "sudo -i" , I get errors: http://pastebin.com/52BjhwSC , I am not able to edit the file again!! Can someone please help?14:38
ikoniapranjal710: how did you edit sudoers file14:39
ikoniapranjal710: please tell me "visudo"14:39
ikoniapranjal710: as the line comment at the top of the file tells you to do14:39
willybilly0101probably no :)14:39
willybilly0101pranjal710, if you fucked it just reboot to a live cd, mount the filesystem and repair the file from there14:40
pranjal710I added a command to the sudoers command "appuser ALL = (root) history" , and I made the error of not changing appuser to root14:40
ikoniawillybilly0101: that langauge is uncalled for14:40
ikoniawillybilly0101: if you can't help without swearing - don't14:40
ikoniapranjal710: did you edit using "visudo"14:40
bibi23hi, I have a printer for tickets, which is connected to my laptop with an USB cable, I'd like to send commands to print data, how can I do this?14:41
pranjal710ikonia : no, sudo nano /etc/sudoers14:41
willybilly0101pranjal710, if you borked it just reboot to a live cd, mount the filesystem and repair the file from there14:41
ikoniapranjal710: ok, did you not read the warning in the file that says "This file must be edited with the 'visudo' command." ?14:41
ikoniapranjal710: you did read the file before editing it ?14:42
willybilly0101it was obvious he didn't visudo. with visudo you can't mess it because it has syntax checking14:42
ikoniawillybilly0101: yes, hence why I'm trying to point out to him the value of a.) not randomly doing things b.) reading the file c.) making backups14:42
pranjal710ikonia: I messed up, I first edited using visudo, then the file got locked, so I used a different editor!!14:42
scauri88hi, can i use an ubuntu live on a mac without damage it?14:42
ikoniapranjal710: the file didn't get locked14:42
blazemorescauri88: yes14:42
ikoniapranjal710: the truth is you'll need to boot from a live media as willybilly0101 has suggested and fix the file14:43
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willybilly0101pranjal710, if editor was the problem (vi) you can use another one changhing EXPORT variable14:43
pranjal710ikonia: I read over the net, that it creates a tmp file, so just remove it and you are good to go, I removed it, but still it showed the same !! so instead i  used a different editor14:43
scauri88blazemore: i've already tried it on windows, is it the same on mac? or i have to pay attention on something different?14:43
willybilly0101some people avoid visudo because of vi14:43
ikoniapranjal710: thats just crazy14:43
ikoniapranjal710: however it doesn't change the solution14:43
pranjal710Can, I copy the file from a different machine and just cp it to my machine?14:44
ikoniapranjal710: no14:44
ikoniapranjal710: you "undo" the changes you have done14:44
blazemorescauri88: "i've already tried it on windows" what do you mean? ubuntu is an operating system that doesn't require or need to know about Windows, OSX etc14:44
pranjal710how do I undo it?14:44
ikoniapranjal710: you boot a livecd / media, edit the file and put it back to how it was14:44
pranjal710ikonia:  What steps should i follow after i put the live cd?14:45
pranjal710mine is 12.0414:45
scauri88blazemore: ok, i wanted to say that i tried it on a pc boutght with windows14:45
willybilly0101my god14:45
ikoniapranjal710: boot the livecd, mount your hard disk, then edit the file on the hard disk14:45
willybilly0101boot, mount, replace/edit file14:45
blazemorescauri88: OK I see. You won't break anything by trying it with a LiveCD14:45
blazemorescauri88: What Mac do you have?14:45
glennsome her14:46
dotcom420How do i reset ubuntu windows manager settings?14:46
pranjal710ikonia: ok, thanks14:46
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glennubuntu boot in grub bash how can i make that grub is starteed14:47
scauri88blazemore: macbook with intel core due duo14:47
glennubuntu boot in grub bach why ?14:47
Ironsightscauri88: As far as I know, you can't install linux on mac other than with a virtual machine, I could be wrong.14:47
ikoniaglenn can you try to explain clearly the problem14:48
glennubuntu boot in grub bash why ?14:48
scauri88Ironsight: i wanted only to try a live.. can i do it?14:48
anddamscauri88: where's your nick from?14:48
IronsightI don't think it will boot scauri8814:48
scauri88anddam: italy14:48
glennwhy boot ubuntu in bash14:48
anddamI see, low part of Latium14:48
anddamI've been coming there on vacation for years14:49
Ironsightscauri88: you could try fiddling around with bootcamp, but I think bootcamp is made specifically for windows...14:49
glennwhy boot ubuntu in grub bash14:50
anddamback to *buntu, is there a proper way to assign an user an "administrator" status? I'm thinking about polkit and so. The rationale is I installed this system with an admin account for me and an unprivileged account, now since my nephew has grown up I'd like to promote his user to administrator and let him happily destroy his system14:51
blazemore!sudo | anddam14:51
ubottuanddam: sudo is a command to run command-line programs with superuser privileges ("root") (also see !cli). Look at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RootSudo for more information. For graphical applications see !gksu (GNOME, Xfce), or !kdesudo (KDE). If you're unable to execute commands with sudo see: http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/fixsudo14:51
anddamsudoers, I know14:51
glennho can help me14:51
blazemoreOK good cos that's the answer anddam :)14:52
blazemoreglenn: nobody because you asked: "glenn: why boot ubuntu in grub bash"14:52
anddamblazemore: it's using GNOME I thought there was some higher level magic than sudo (I'm not a GNOME user myself)14:52
glenncan't boot in grub it boots in grub bash14:52
blazemoreanddam: Nope, the window manager can't override security to elevate a user to give them administrative privileges14:53
anddamblazemore: so I'm guessing when he is in Ubuntu Software Center and want to install a game, does the application rely on sudo in that case?14:53
blazemore!details | glenn14:53
ubottuglenn: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."14:53
blazemoreanddam: Yes it does14:53
anddamblazemore: I'm not saying override security14:53
anddamah, ok14:53
blazemoreanddam: The Software Centre is a good example: a user who is in sudoers will be allowed to install software; a user who isn't, won't14:53
glennubottu after installing ubuntu 12.04 it boots in grub bash grub won't boot14:54
ubottuglenn: I am only a bot, please don't think I'm intelligent :)14:54
glenn after installing ubuntu 12.04 it boots in grub bash grub won't boot14:54
blazemoreanddam: The user will be prompted to enter their password as an additional security mechanism (they could have walked away and left their workstation signed in, for example)14:54
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anddamblazemore: actually I set up policy kit for his users so he could install software without having to type his password, but I see your point14:54
blazemoreanddam: Sounds like you've got it pretty much sorted, is there any specific functionality you want which you don't currently have?14:55
anddamblazemore: nope, just killing time while the system is updating from 12.0414:56
dyngnosisHey -- I met someone from #ubuntu at Hacker Jeopardy in the bar line at DefCon.  I said I'd come by and say hi.  Don't rememebr your name...14:56
anddamblazemore: I mean I asked for confirmation if there was something more than just whitelist his user in sudoers14:56
glenni boot in grub bash not in full grub14:56
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anddamblazemore: I see there are both sudo and admin groups, I'l check docs about those14:57
glennwhat is the commando to boot in full grub and not to boot in grub bash14:57
anddambtw, what is grub bash?14:57
glennminimum grub14:59
k1ldyngnosis: we have a offtopic channel for regular chat. maybe you have more luck there: #ubuntu-offtopic14:59
blazemore!details | glenn this is the last time14:59
ubottuglenn this is the last time: Please give us full details. For example: "I have a problem with ..., I'm running Ubuntu version .... When I try to do ..., I get the following output: ..., but I expected it to do ..."14:59
glenni've problem with booting ubuntu it won't boot14:59
dyngnosisk1l: Thanks I'll drop in there and try again.  Do you mind if I try one or twice again throught the day here?  (every two or three hours)15:00
blazemoreOK, what version of Ubuntu are you running? Has it ever worked? if so, when did it stop working? if not, have you tried reinstalling?15:00
anddamblazemore: there's need for a "how to ask questions the smart way" factoid15:00
blazemoreglenn: ^15:00
glennwhat blazemaore15:01
blazemoreanddam: Unfortunately there is15:01
dyngnosisk1l: I certainly dont want to spam the chan but he specifically mentioned #ubuntu15:01
blazemoreglenn: what version of Ubuntu are you running? Has it ever worked? if so, when did it stop working? if  not, have you tried reinstalling?15:01
glennblazemore 12.0415:01
anddamjust for sake of chatting I watched the ubuntu edge video on indiegogo, I doubt it will make the asked sum but I damn hope it will15:01
anddameffing awesome15:01
blazemoreanddam: #ubuntu-offtopic ;)15:01
glennblazemore after reinstalling ubuntu he boor in min grub bash15:02
blazemoreglenn: So you keep saying15:02
glennwhat blazemore15:03
anddamblazemore: so an 'adduser foo sudo' is just what's needed15:03
blazemoreanddam: useradd -G sudo foo15:03
anddamwhy useradd rather than adduser?15:04
blazemoreanddam: assuming the "sudo" group has sudo rights, I don't actually use Ubuntu so don't know if this is the case15:04
blazemoreanddam: I think they're identical on Ubuntu, the -G is what's important15:04
Flannelblazemore, anddam: NO.15:04
blazemoreanddam: Flannel will tell you the ubuntu way to do it15:04
anddamFlannel: care to elaborate?15:04
Flannelblazemore, anddam: First off, that command will cause all sorts of problems because you forgot the -a, so it will set instead of append your groups.15:04
anddamit appended the groups, I just checked "id foo"15:05
blazemoreYes don't do that if the user "foo" already exists15:05
Flannelblazemore, anddam: Second, adduser is much more userfriendly and is what you want.  `adduser user group`  is the correct syntax.15:05
Flannelblazemore: NO15:05
anddamFlannel: oh you meant what blazemore suggested, I've already gone with "adduser user group"15:05
Flannelblazemore: That's not the correct reason why you don't do it.  You want -G group -a15:05
blazemoreOK thanks Flannel15:06
Flannelanddam: right.  I'm trying to make sure you don't have to spend 10 minutes fixing your user.15:06
Flannelanddam: And, in Ubuntu, the group you want to add is "admin"15:06
ActionParsnipi use usermod too, sudo usermod -a -G groupname username15:06
anddamFlannel: and I appreciate that15:06
blazemoreActionParsnip: I was about to say usermod15:06
FlannelActionParsnip: adduser is so much more friendly.15:06
ActionParsnipFlannel: oh very much, both will work :)15:06
blazemoreusermod --append --gid sudo foo15:06
FlannelActionParsnip: so, suggest that instead!15:07
FlannelWhy tempt fate with a forgotten -a?15:07
ActionParsnipFlannel: if helpers post commands they can be copied and pasted, so no missed -a :)15:07
glenni boot in grub bash how to boot in full grub15:07
anddamI just read a topic that was quoting release note from 11. to 12. and admin was the old group15:08
anddamlet me check the page in browser history15:08
FlannelActionParsnip: sure, but we try to teach good habits, which is adduser.  If you read the man pages, user* even says "Don't do this, use adduser instead"15:08
ActionParsnipFlannel: not all distros have adduser, so it teaches transferable commands too15:08
FlannelActionParsnip: Any distro of this decade has adduser.  This is #ubuntu, please don't be obtuse.15:09
blazemoreI've always considered useradd "the" way to do it, and "adduser" was a shellscript wizard around it?15:09
ActionParsnipFlannel: not sure there dude15:09
ActionParsnipblazemore: I believe its a debian thing15:09
anddamActionParsnip: well, when in Rome...15:09
blazemoreNext time I'll just tell them to edit /etc/group15:10
ActionParsnipblazemore: one way :)15:10
anddamFlannel: first answer http://askubuntu.com/questions/43317/what-is-the-difference-between-the-sudo-and-admin-group15:10
flipper88_flblazemore: That definately would fuck things upo15:10
blazemoreflipper88_fl: How so, assuming no mistakes were made?15:10
FlannelActionParsnip: You're more than welcome to break people's computers in #fedora, but in #ubuntu, please do it the proper way.  Thanks.15:11
Flannelanddam: Apparently it is.15:11
anddamthat's the community spirit!15:11
ActionParsnipFlannel: its not the proper way, its just a way15:11
flipper88_flBecuse If alway been one to oplay it safe and use wrappers like useradd/adduser and usermod15:11
gordonjcpblazemore: editing /etc/group actually *isn't* that big a deal, in the same way that unscrewing the cover that says "NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE" isn't a big deal15:12
gordonjcpblazemore: it's okay for *you* to do it, because you're not a fat-headed blundering oaf and you accept that when you make things worse you've only got yourself to blame15:13
blazemoreThanks I guess gordonjcp15:13
blazemoregordonjcp: Sounds like you had a bad experience helping someone ;)15:13
glennhow can help me to let ubuntu boot And not in bash mode15:15
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Feldegastglenn do you mean the gui not text login?15:16
gordonjcpblazemore: you get the idea15:16
Feldegast....as oposed to something in grub15:16
javier_hi! login into ubuntu (12.10) always tried to mount a partition (/datos) unsuccesfully, because it doesn't exist (it exists under another directory, and mounts there with no problem). I have to press "S" command to continue. I would like it not to ask me everytime, but I can't find an answer to the problem googling it. How could I get rid of that message? Thanks!!!15:16
gordonjcpblazemore: you *shouldn't* manually fiddle around in there, but sometimes it will get you out of a hole15:16
blazemore!fstab | javier_ Delete the line containing the drive to be mounted from the file /etc/fstab15:17
ubottujavier_ Delete the line containing the drive to be mounted from the file /etc/fstab: The /etc/fstab file indicates how drive partitions are to be used or otherwise integrated into the file system. See https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Fstab and http://www.tuxfiles.org/linuxhelp/fstab.html and !Partitions15:17
glennfeldegast no he boots in grub minal bash15:17
Feldegastjavier_ is it in /etc/fstab ?15:17
Feldegastglenn ouch15:17
SuperLagwhat is the name of the program that you run that waits for the keypress and tells you what key and keycode it is?15:17
ActionParsnipSuperLag: xev15:18
glennWath ouch feldegast15:18
* Feldegast has not had to handle grub minimal bash before sorry15:19
javier_Feldegast, I think there is (sorry, I couldn't find that file before).  But it is strange what I find there. I will pastebin it for you, if that's ok15:19
spikespiegelhows it going15:20
javier_Feldegast, http://pastebin.com/fWe1WceW15:20
javier_Feldegast, the thing is, /datos is the partition that finds the error, because it's not under that directory15:21
Feldegastjavier_ ok15:21
javier_Feldegast, on the other hand, at the end, /mnt/datos is the right directory, and it mounts correctly just as I want15:21
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blazemorejavier_: Do you see the line that has "/dataos" in it?15:22
javier_Feldegast, so, what I would like, I guess, is to delete (or comment) the like with /datos, and it will still mount at /mnt/mount? am I right?15:22
blazemorejavier_: "UUID=feb3f60b-29a4-4288-ad1b-089301fa8528 /datos"15:22
javier_blazemore, yes15:22
blazemorejavier_: You are right, comment that line and it won't be automounted15:22
ihremaybe change the line then, from /datos, to /mnt/datos (line 20), javier_15:22
spikespiegelquick question, what is the difference between graphic drivers (version current) and (post-release updates) which usually works better?15:22
javier_blazemore, ok, I see. I wasn't clear if it would mount on /mnt/datos, because the line looks very different there15:22
blazemorespikespiegel: The post-release update version is newer (upstream version) - I'd recommend you try it and go to an older one if you have problems15:23
spikespiegelblazemore, thank you15:23
spikespiegelblazemore, thought it was weird, on reboot it automatically selected and installed the post release version15:23
jhutchinsGenerally we assume progress as newer versions are released, but sometimes they introduce new bugs.15:25
snoopybbthello people!15:33
snoopybbti'm having troubles on my ubuntu desktop while configuring fetchmail to deliver mail into ~/.mail15:33
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snoopybbtis ~/.mail a special dir ??15:33
snoopybbtbecause my ~/.mail belongs to my user and to my user's group15:34
snoopybbtand permissions are 64415:34
snoopybbtbut i cannot cd into it15:34
Feldegastsnoopybbt it is a hidden directory in our /home15:34
R0b0t1Hi, I added some commands to change the key mapping to startup. But when I suspend the computer they get "reset", how to make them persistent between suspensions?15:34
snoopybbtFeldegast: yeah, but why i cannot cd into it ??15:34
blazemoreR0b0t1: What commands did you run?15:34
blazemoresnoopybbt: You "cannot", do you get an error?15:35
Feldegastsnoopybbt what command do you use?15:35
snoopybbtpermission denied15:35
snoopybbtcd .mail15:35
R0b0t1blazemore: setxkbmap -option ctrl:nocaps and xcape -e "Control_L=Escape"15:35
Feldegastuse cd ~/.mail15:35
snoopybbtlemme try15:36
blazemoreR0b0t1: If you just want it to be on your user, you could put those commands into a bash script and use the Startup Applications program to run the script every time you log in15:36
snoopybbtif i cd into it i get permission denied15:36
R0b0t1blazemore: That is basically what I am doing, but the changes are not persistent within my session if I hibernate the computer.15:36
snoopybbtbut if i do chmod 777 .mail i can cd into it15:36
R0b0t1uh oh15:37
snoopybbtthat's strange, isn't it ??15:37
genialsnoopybbt: directories should have 0755, not 064415:37
Feldegastsnoopybbt maybe u nedd to add yourself to the group?15:37
blazemoresnoopybbt: What's the output of "ls -al ~/ | grep .mail" - if it's one line you can just paste it here15:37
Generator_hi, apt-get install mysql++ gives error [Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.] Please help.15:37
jhutchinssnoopybbt: You need execute permissions to list the contents of a directory - and to change to it.15:38
usr13Generator_: sudo apt-get -f install15:38
FeldegastGenerator_ can you run your package manager to fix?15:38
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Generator_Feldegast : i m using cui no gui15:39
Generator_usr13: -f didnot work same error15:39
Feldegastsudo apt-get -f install ?15:39
Generator_same error15:39
snoopybbtblazemore: drw-------  4 manu manu     4096 ago  5 17:12 .mail15:39
snoopybbtblazemore: but i've been messing with permissions15:39
ActionParsnipGenerator_: is the package from a PPA?15:40
snoopybbtjhutchins: why do i need execution permission to list files inside a directory ?15:40
usr13Generator_: Can you post the complete error, (pastebinit)?15:40
genialsnoopybbtp: http://unix.stackexchange.com/a/21263 this explains everythign15:40
snoopybbtjhutchins: shouldn't i only need read permission ?15:40
ActionParsnipsnoopybbt: because you double click the folder to access it15:40
Generator_usr13: ok15:40
snoopybbti'll read it, Generator_15:40
snoopybbtActionParsnip: no trolling, please.15:40
usr13Generator_: Answer ActionParsnip's question;  Is the package from a PPA?15:40
ActionParsnipsnoopybbt: its how I remember it15:41
Generator_usr13: I dnt knw15:41
jhutchinssnoopybbt: Because that's how it works.15:41
ActionParsnipGenerator_: what is the output of:  apt-cache policy mysql++15:41
Generator_let me see15:42
ActionParsnipsnoopybbt: why or how am I trolling?15:42
snoopybbtgenial: uh, unix permissions is actually more complicated than i thought15:42
Generator_ActionParsnip: installed none...15:42
snoopybbtvidi tie15:42
Generator_i am using ssh connection to my ubuntu vm ... so paste command is not working. I think so.15:43
jhutchinsSince when does paste not work over ssh?15:44
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blazemoresnoopybbt: It's not complicated. The execute bit doesn't make sense for a directory to be "executed", so it's used to set execute permissions on directories15:44
blazemorejhutchins: since what you just said doesn't make sense15:45
blazemorejhutchins: What are you trying to do?15:45
usr13!info pastebinit | Generator_15:45
ubottuGenerator_: pastebinit (source: pastebinit): command-line pastebin client. In component main, is optional. Version 1.3-4ubuntu1 (raring), package size 15 kB, installed size 172 kB15:45
usr13Generator_: apt-cache policy mysql++ | pastebinit   #And send resulting URL15:46
usr13Generator_: Not sure why using an ssh connection would matter. Do you know how to Copy & Paste?15:46
usr13Generator_: (But if pastebinit is installed, you can just use the above command.)15:47
Generator_usr13: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951674/15:47
usr13Generator_: In Linux, you can just highlight text and then hit the middle mouse button to dump from clipboard.  Alternate method; From a terminal you can highlight text, do Shift-Ctrl-c to Copy and Shift-Ctrl-v to Paste.15:50
Generator_usr13: I gave the pastebin output.15:51
Generator_usr13: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951674/15:51
usr13Shift-Ctrl-c to Copy and Shift-Ctrl-v to Paste (from terminal to terminal, just Ctrl-v to other GUI fields).  Sorry, was a netsplit, show us again.15:52
Generator_usr13: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951674/15:53
usr13Generator_: Maybe just do;  sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade    first.15:54
blazemoreGenerator_: sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get -f install15:55
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usr13Generator_: Or yes, as blazemore suggests, you could try that....15:55
Generator_blazemore: no effect of -f15:55
usr13Generator_: Show us the error.15:56
blazemoreGenerator_: OK, sorry if you've already said this, but what exact error do you get when you're trying to do whatever you're doing?15:56
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usr13Generator_: sudo apt-get -f install | pastebinit  #Send URL15:56
ElFizbaniohas anyone compiled enet 1.3.8 before?15:57
blazemore!anyone | ElFizbanio15:57
ubottuElFizbanio: A high percentage of the first questions asked in this channel start with "Does anyone/anybody..." Why not ask your next question (the real one) and find out? See also !details, !gq, and !poll.15:57
Generator_usr13: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951703/15:57
blazemoreElFizbanio: Ask your real question :)15:58
FeldegastElFizbanio asume YES and ask the next question15:58
ThePieManongaku, The sousaphone is a brass instrument, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sousaphone http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuba15:58
blazemoreThanks ThePieMan15:58
usr13Generator_:   sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade    | pastebinit15:58
ongakuI already know that15:59
ThePieManblazemore, yw15:59
metaphysicianIs there a tool for mirroring deb repository and has ability to resume partially downloaded .deb files? apt-mirror doesn't resume partial download.15:59
dark_lord Hello, I have a basic doubt. I am doing documentation of my project. but I am not able to format it. Mine one is https://github.com/h201001039/wiselib/tree/master/apps/generic_apps/sd_fat . I want to do it like https://github.com/500px/api-documentation . I am using gedit for writing in readme.md15:59
Generator_usr13: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951718/15:59
ElFizbaniowhat was the command that stopped you from being root?15:59
blazemoredark_lord: Not an Ubuntu support question, but read this: https://github.com/github/markup15:59
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blazemoreElFizbanio: Ctrl D [or exit] will drop you out of a shell16:00
ThePieManHello, getting "DUP!" / Duplicate Packages in ping sometimes, (as of "man ping") any idea why?16:00
pranjal710hi, Can  I know the way to add any command into my sudo command, say I want to do so for history, so that only users with root privileges can see the history?16:00
gordonjcpThePieMan: have you got anything particularly strange with your network?16:00
usr13Generator_: cat /etc/issue    #What does that say?16:01
pranjal710PS: I just recovered from messing up my /etc/sudoers file16:01
gordonjcphangthedj: does the music they constantly play say nothing to you about your life?16:01
blazemoreusr13: He's on quantal16:01
Generator_usr13: Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS \n \l16:01
ThePieMangordonjcp, what do you actually refer by "strange" ?16:01
blazemoreWait what16:01
ActionParsnippranjal710: you can add commands as you desire, users should be able to view their own history (or was that just as an example)16:01
pranjal710ActionParsnip: Users only with sudo right can view history16:02
ActionParsnippranjal710: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Sudoers  explains aliases and groups etc16:02
mastroI'm trying to boot Ubuntu 13.04 on my new laptop, Lenovo Y500 with SSD, both with secure booting enabled and disabled: try ubuntu: black screen... it boot, but screen stay black. Replacing quite splash with nomodeset great me with a text clubbered and unreadable (the console is duplicated into three places using only the top of the screen)16:03
mastroany help?16:03
usr13Generator_: df | pastebinit16:03
blazemoremastro: It's convoluted, but take a look at the first answer here http://askubuntu.com/questions/272570/unable-to-install-ubuntu-on-lenovo-y50016:04
Generator_usr13: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951735/16:04
ActionParsnippranjal710: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951734/    I have 2 commands added, sudoers can run shutdown and fullupgrade without password, you can use similar stuff16:04
blazemoreActionParsnip: Can you please give Generator_ your script to fix packages?16:05
chabywhats up16:05
icelitehello chaby16:05
chabyhello icelite16:05
chabywhere r ru from?16:06
dwardersun is up16:06
icelitewhere are you from :P ?16:06
oxsynI've got a laptop where the OS is located on an LVM encrypted drive that's automatically decrypted and mounted on boot.  I have a second drive that's partitioned with LVM and also encrypted with dm-crypt/luks that I'd like to automatically mount to /srv.  I have some ideas how to do it, but wonder if anyone has any recommendations or links to a recommended method?16:06
icelitechaby,  ?16:06
blazemore!ot | icelite chaby16:06
ubottuicelite chaby: #ubuntu is the Ubuntu support channel, for all Ubuntu-related support questions. Please use #ubuntu-offtopic for other topics (though our !guidelines apply there too). Thanks!16:06
ThePieManlooks like got some info on it, thanks for not helping though :), source: http://www.unix.com/red-hat/168414-ping-error-dup.html16:06
mastroblazemore, I was already reading that16:06
ActionParsnipGenerator_: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/8850924/fixpackage16:06
blazemoreThePieMan: Did you seriously just make a butthurt comment about people not helping you?16:06
Generator_ActionParsnip: thank u16:07
usr13Generator_: sudo apt-get upgrade linux-headers* linux-image* | pastebinit  #Send URL16:07
ElFizbaniowhile installing Lua 5.1 on 12.04 is it okay to use make generic? generic being the PLATFORM16:07
ThePieManblazemore, you got me wrong, i was just being funny! get some sense of humour!16:08
Generator_usr13: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951748/16:08
blazemoreThePieMan: OK, don't forget I have no body-language or tone-of-voice context to go from, only UTF-816:08
pranjal710ActionParsnip: But, what you did makes sudoers not enter a password, basically you created an alias, others can use the command "/sbin/shutdown". What I want is to change history from "history" to "sudo history"16:08
usr13Generator_: Try what ActionParsnip suggested.16:09
pranjal710ActionParsnip: Basically I want the command "history" which can be accessed by any member, to be shifted to sudo command16:09
ThePieManblazemore, that one is terrible reply, let it be though :)16:09
blazemorepranjal710: Why don't you want people to be able to see their history?16:09
Generator_usr13: OK16:09
ActionParsnippranjal710: you can use groups, like the apt-get group I used there, to control who can run what etc16:09
pranjal710blazemore: I want to know :P16:09
icelitehey all so my friend is quite upet with why he cant boot ubuntu16:10
icelitehe goes to the login screen and enters his password and then a Black Screen appears16:10
icelitewhy is this?16:11
icelitehe's a newbie and Ubuntu installed fine off his USB16:11
k1licelite: does the guest account boot fine?16:11
ActionParsnipicelite: which release?16:11
iceliteNot sure16:11
iceliteHe tried a bunch16:11
pranjal710icelite: Does he have ATI graphics card?16:12
mastroblazemore, I did what it say and linux boot .. I was missing the resolution setting.. It now boot and I can see the console, but it fail to open X. no screens found16:12
icelitepranjal710,  not sure16:12
iceliteno wait16:12
iceliteNVIDIA FX 520016:12
mastroblazemore, or, better: screens found but non have usable configuration16:13
ThePieManblazemore, i have seen you in launchpad before!16:13
pranjal710icelite: I found this for ATI: http://askubuntu.com/questions/297112/black-screen-after-login-with-cursor maybe you should get an updated driver16:13
icelitethanks pranjal71016:14
icelitebut he has a NVIIDa so hm16:14
ThePieManicelite, after login or while booting?16:15
ElFizbanioabout this thread http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1597945 is there a solution?16:16
pranjal710icelite: for Nvidia GeForce FX 5200, it doesn't say whether it worked or not, give it a shot : http://askubuntu.com/questions/244397/black-screen-after-login16:16
k1licelite: its quite important to know if your ubuntu boots the guest login16:16
brandon__hi there I'm new here and was curious is there was a linux xbmc channel to join for support?16:16
k1l!alis | brandon__16:16
ubottubrandon__: alis is a services bot that can help you find channels. Read "/msg alis help list" for help and ask any questions about it in #freenode. Example usage: /msg alis list #ubuntu* or /msg alis list *http*16:16
k1licelite: if guest account works its a users-settings fault. if not its a systemwide problem. so please check that first16:17
iceliteIm not sure16:17
ghostnik11hi i have a usb portable hard drive 500 gb that won't appear when i plug it in, if i go to "disk" it shows the hard drive but doesn't show any information and doesn't show the size16:17
icelitek1l could he reinstall Ubuntu?16:17
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hydrianEllo all.  I have odd question.  Does anybody know if there is an deb package for rpmlint for ubuntu?16:18
k1licelite: we dont know what is causing the problem. so there is no guarantee that a reinstall will solve it.16:18
usr13ghostnik11: sudo fdisk -l  | pastebinit16:18
W3ird_N3rdI'm trying to set up an NFS-server on 13.04 but.. it just won't work. No error, no nothing, just nothing happens when I try to mount something16:18
ghostnik11usr13: doing that right now, one sec16:18
k1lhydrian: see http://pkgs.org/download/rpmlint16:19
flipper88_flicelite: Sounds like an rm-rf $HOME/.dmrc16:19
ghostnik11usr13: here is pastebin http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951790/16:20
iceliteflipper88_fl,  I don't think he did that xD16:20
k1lflipper88_fl: i would wait for some more info before deleting anything16:20
hydriank1l: No luck.  RPM packages only16:20
k1lhydrian: best way is to ask the rpmlint guys, imho16:21
[Raiden]k1l: backup before del...16:22
usr13ghostnik11: So what kind of drive is it?16:22
ghostnik11usr13: its a usb portable hdd and its 500gb16:22
Feldegastghostnik11 more info?16:23
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ghostnik11Feldegast: well i got this 500gb western digital hd and it shows up when i check disk, wait will post a imagebin of the shot16:24
usr13ElFizbanio: What are you trying to install?16:24
ElFizbaniowith a webpage of iceballga.me16:25
streulmaI have problems with fancontrol on Ubuntu on Macbook Pro 10.116:25
streulmacan someone help me?16:25
W3ird_N3rdand where is portmap? all guides keep talking about portmap, that doesn't even exist16:25
ElFizbaniousr13, I'll just bug the creator until he succumbs and helps me to build the thing16:25
OerHeksstreulma, did you follow the macpages and added the PPA with fancontrol?16:26
streulmaOerHeks: yes16:26
usr13ElFizbanio: iceball-0.1.2.zip ?16:26
ElFizbaniothat's for windows16:26
titi_why use IRC over XMPP ?16:27
OerHeksstreulma, so what is the issue?16:27
teeceepeeis there a way to show running thread giving a process id16:27
LcawteHi, I have a VPS running 12.04, and I was wondering if I can get some help with ip routes, at the moment I'm using a command everytime the server reboots to add the route (ip route add via but I need to add the route into whatever config so its permenant. I read somewhere it is something to do with /etc/network/interfaces, mine is http://pastebin.com/0usYa7WG. Ideas?16:27
usr13ElFizbanio: SO what  did you download?16:27
sinkensabeanyone running ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS and got redshift working? It just crashed on startup and I cant find a solution16:28
Feldegastteeceepee htop ?16:28
ghostnik11Feldegast: usr13: here is image bin http://imagebin.org/26661916:28
teeceepeeFeldegast htop <process_id> ?16:28
blahcan somebody help me installing ubuntu on a windows 8 oem? I have tried using wubi to install it and this is what I get after wubi downloads the image and reboots: File: \ubuntu\winboot\wubildr.mbr State: 0xc000007b Information: Could not load application or Operating System because of the lack of the required file or errors in this file16:28
streulmaOerHeks: it's overheating16:28
Feldegastteeceepee no htop shows processes like a task manager16:28
OerHeksblah wibi does not work on windows 816:29
usr13ghostnik11: It says "no media"16:29
blahat all?16:29
ghostnik11usr13: yeah i don't understand why?16:29
Aquawordhi, how to play such kind of radios like .. http://live.primefmradio.dj:8000/live ?16:29
usr13ghostnik11: So what kind of drive is it?16:30
blahOerheks it doesn't work at all?16:30
Aquawordvlc and clementine doesnt play it16:30
ghostnik11usr13: Feldegast: here is the lsusb output http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951806/16:30
Aquawordcan you recommend one player?16:30
Feldegastghostnik11 is it partitioned?16:30
OerHeksblah yes, wubi does not work on windows 8, and will be depreciated16:30
blahbut there is so much documentation on it online16:30
LcawteAquaword: When I visit that page I get "The file you requested could not be found"16:30
ghostnik11usr13: also i don't understand why it says usb to ata/atapi bridge16:31
blahoh okay..so I should just stop trying16:31
AquawordLcawte, hm16:31
ThePieManwill any update will be provided for Blender in Software Centre? that is already outdated!16:31
ghostnik11Feldegast: i can't partition it, and i don't know.  i know there is files on it and i want to save those files before i format it, if thats possible16:31
usr13ghostnik11: So what kind of drive is it? (The image indicates some sort of optical drive.)  What does lsusb say about it?16:31
AquawordLcawte, thx16:31
Feldegastghostnik11 usb to ata/atapi bridge is the hardware the drive connects to within the case16:31
W3ird_N3rd/etc/default/rpcbind doesn't even exist16:31
OerHeksstreulma, i am not sure what to do now, are there bugreports known to your machine?16:31
ghostnik11Feldegast: lsusb says this: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951806/16:32
ElFizbaniousr13: the github repo16:32
pranjal710do I need to reboot after making changes to /etc/sudoers?16:32
anddampranjal710: you don't16:32
ghostnik11usr13: yeah i don't understand why it looks like an optical drive when its a hard disk drive16:32
LcawteHi, I have a VPS running 12.04, and I was wondering if I can get some help with ip routes, at the moment I'm using a command everytime the server reboots to add the route (ip route add via but I need to add the route into whatever config so its permenant. I read somewhere it is something to do with /etc/network/interfaces, mine is http://pastebin.com/0usYa7WG. Ideas?16:32
icelitepr respond16:32
icelitepranjal710,  I sent ua message16:32
usr13ElFizbanio: Did you uncompress the file you downloaded?16:33
ghostnik11usr13: Feldegast: its the first one in the lsusb output, i will check in media and see if its there16:33
ElFizbaniousr13, of course I did16:33
usr13ElFizbanio: ls16:33
teeceepeeFeldegast thanks brilliant16:33
ActionParsnipLcawte: add the command to add them back in, in  /etc/rc.local   above the 'exit 0' line16:34
Feldegastteeceepee np16:34
ThePieManHello, I have a question, can Ubuntu can be used with any Pen Tablet? without installing Drivers?16:34
ElFizbaniousr13, http://pastebin.com/QaiuLhGg16:34
ghostnik11Feldegast: usr13: here is where i think the it is Bus 001 Device 004: ID 152d:2329 JMicron Technology Corp. / JMicron USA Technology Corp. JM20329 SATA Bridge16:34
LcawteActionParsnip: What's rc.local?16:34
Feldegastghostnik11 that looks like it16:35
usr13ElFizbanio: pastebinit README.txt16:35
Feldegastghostnik11 what OS did you put the files onto the drive with?16:35
ActionParsnipLcawte: its a file that is ran just before the DM loads and is ran by root16:36
ActionParsnipLcawte: if you add long commands there then add an ampersand to background it or the boot will hang, but route adding is super quick16:36
ghostnik11Feldegast: it was windows 7 that i got the files put on and in windows when i try to have it brought up it says i have to put a mbr or guip on it as in windows its not assigned a drive letter16:37
LcawteActionParsnip: Does that method work on servers as well?16:37
Feldegastghostnik11 doesn't sound good16:38
ElFizbaniousr13, http://pastebin.com/B18CeUmV16:38
ghostnik11Feldegast: wha is it looking like16:38
Feldegastghostnik11 you might be able to try data recovery software16:38
usr13ElFizbanio:  ./iceball16:39
Feldegastghostnik11 it sounds like something damaged the data on the drive somehow16:39
usr13ElFizbanio: (Did you do that?)16:39
Feldegastghostnik11 causing it to not be read properly16:39
sanavis their any way of dualboot ubuntu 13.04 32 bit with windows 8 on UEFI supported ultrabook ?16:39
ActionParsnipLcawte: works on any *nix box16:40
ElFizbaniousr13, no such file or directory16:40
usr13ElFizbanio: pwd16:40
ghostnik11Feldegast: okay how can i get past that and get the files16:40
ActionParsnipLcawte: sudo nano /etc/rc.local      will give you write access16:40
ActionParsnipLcawte: or whichever editor you prefer16:41
ElFizbanioI am at the right place usr1316:41
usr13ElFizbanio: ls -R |pastebinit16:41
Feldegastghostnik11 no garantees, you need to find some data recovery software and hope they can recover something, or pay to have the data recovered16:41
ghostnik11Feldegast: okay are their any in linux or ubuntu16:42
Feldegastghostnik11 i have used some from ultimatebootcd but not for years now (not the one with the windows gui)16:43
ActionParsnipghostnik11: foremost and scalpel are good, i suggest you look into a backup system for the future16:43
Feldegastghostnik11 how effective they are depends on the exact issue, also they can make data recovery harder if used wrong16:43
usr13!undelete | ghostnik1116:44
ubottughostnik11: Some tools to recover lost data are listed and explained at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DataRecovery - Recovering deleted files on !ext3 filesystems can be virtually impossible, although methods that might work is some cases are described at at http://www.xs4all.nl/~carlo17/howto/undelete_ext3.html and http://projects.izzysoft.de/trac/ext3undel16:44
ElFizbaniousr13 http://pastebin.com/A4fbQmah16:44
Feldegastghostnik11 i am thinking the partition was ntfs?16:45
usr13ElFizbanio: cd pkg/16:45
ghostnik11usr13: Feldegast: ActionParsnip: here is this new output as i plug it out and then plugged it in and then ran a command to see it after plugging it back in http://paste.ubuntu.com/5951886/16:45
ElFizbaniousr13, it has three folders: base, iceball, maps16:46
ghostnik11Feldegast: usr13: ActionParsnip: i ran this command tail -f /var/log/syslog16:47
Feldegastghostnik11 sdb: unknown partition table <- is the issue16:47
Feldegastghostnik11 this is what i suspected16:48
ghostnik11Feldegast: will try with gparted to fix partition table16:49
usr13ElFizbanio: cd ../ ; make16:49
mastrocan someone help boot a lenovo y500 into ubuntu? it fail to start X ... no screens found16:50
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flux242do you know any good color schemes for the terminal and also .dircolors?16:50
flux242except solorize16:50
Feldegastghostnik11 that could make it harder to recover data16:51
ghostnik11Feldegast: actually i don't even see it in gparted16:51
ActionParsnipflux242: green on black16:51
Feldegastghostnik11 is the drive clicking?16:51
ElFizbaniousr13, http://pastebin.com/9bqfzHfN16:52
flux242ActionParsnip: an attempt at humor I suppose?16:52
Feldegastghostnik11 if the drive is clicking your only 2 options are a freezer....maybe and data recovery replacing the pcb16:53
ghostnik11Feldegast: no it spins and has power light on16:53
ActionParsnipflux242: thats a good colour scheme...imho16:53
flux242ActionParsnip: on you grave stone16:53
Feldegastghostnik11 try the data recovery links mentioned earlier.....maybe you will be lucky16:54
ghostnik11Feldegast: was going to try testdisk16:54
mastrothis is the error I get in Xorg.0.log: vesa v bios address 0x0 out of range16:55
ActionParsnipflux242: no accounting for taste16:55
the536how debug if nautilus doesn't do anything when I try to open a file?16:55
the536(i.e. i want to see error messages if any why it isn't launching editor to display the .tex file)16:56
Feldegastghostnik11 i do not know which recovery apps i would use these days16:56
ActionParsnipthe536: run nautilus from a terminal16:56
usr13ElFizbanio: Sent the above error to the developer16:57
ElFizbaniohe will tell me to go f myself16:57
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usr13ElFizbanio: "You probably need to install the lua development package.16:59
the536ActionParsnip: thanks...running from terminal did help a little....it seems Emacs works when I do NOT make it the default...it appears whatever is the "default" stops working then17:00
ElFizbaniousr13 that didn't work17:01
usr13ElFizbanio: What version of Ubuntu are you on?17:02
atrustrying to boot ubuntu 13.04 live usb on my laptop. acer aspire v5, intel i5 cpu, integrated hd4000 graphics. problem is that the laptop display is constantly black. extenal hdmi display seems to work. any thoughts?17:02
usr13ElFizbanio: liblua5.1-0 - Shared library for the Lua interpreter version 5.117:02
krizoekhi, im getting "The following packages have unmet dependencies:" libapache2-mod-php5 : Depends: php5-common (= 5.4.9-4ubuntu2.2) but 5.5.1+dfsg-1~raring+1 is to be installed" when i try "sudo apt-get install libapache2-mod-php5" anyone know how to install php5?17:03
ElFizbanioI do have that package usr1317:03
ActionParsnipatrus: try the boot option:   nomodeset17:03
ahmed_how can i install any software in ubuntu?17:03
atrusActionParsnip: as a kernel parameter?17:03
ActionParsnipatrus: yes17:03
ActionParsnipahmed_: use software centre17:03
lawltoadSo I may behind on my ubuntu news as  I am running 12.04. I hear Unity2D is 'gone'. does that mean its missing from the default install or the repos as well. if it still in the repos, is it still undergoing development?17:04
usr13ElFizbanio: ls -l /var/lib/dpkg/info/liblua*list17:04
the536ActionParsnip: oh i see...your terminal idea was to reveal error messages..now i get it17:04
ActionParsnipthe536: yes, the GUI is nice and all, but it hides the good stuff17:04
lawltoadI ask mostly because my preffered setup has been to disable unity3d and then use only the top bad from untiy-2d without the side stuff and dash17:05
usr13ElFizbanio: liblua5.1-0-dev - Development files for the Lua language version 5.117:05
the536ActionParsnip: when I do the "Open With" (default editor) nothing happens and there is NO error message in terminal?!?! why silently dying?17:05
ElFizbanioI've got that and liblua5.1-017:05
ahmed_ActionParsnip, thanks17:05
ActionParsnipthe536: maybe the new thread doesnt output to the same terminal17:05
atrusActionParsnip: well it display something. corrupt screen though.17:07
atrusActionParsnip: it looks like X didn't start either.17:08
ActionParsnipatrus: try updating the video driver package17:08
atrusActionParsnip: how can i do that on a live usb?17:08
ActionParsnipatrus: same as an installed OS....  sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-intel17:09
atrusActionParsnip: that's not going to help the corrupted-text that's outside of X though, is it?17:09
ActionParsnipatrus: the liveCD OS isnt different to the installed, you just have constrained drive space as it runs in RAM, and you cannot reboot17:10
ActionParsnipatrus: may help17:10
ElFizbaniousr13 http://pastebin.com/1x9Pn3aE I don't know what is not working17:10
usr13ElFizbanio: thats' not it.17:12
ElFizbaniousr13, then what is the right stuff?17:12
ghostnik11Feldegast: usr13: ActionParsnip: testdisk recognizes it but is asking me for a partition17:14
bennabiyHello all17:19
wasanzywhen I add a user using useradd, the person's home directory is missing. how can I add user so his home directory gets created by default17:20
gordonjcpwasanzy: useradd -m17:20
Ampelbeinwasanzy: In most cases, you want to use adduser to create new users.17:21
benzrfexcuse me, but is the version of node.js in the repos REALLY FREAKING OLD by any chance17:22
atrusActionParsnip: no updates available :/17:23
ActionParsnipatrus: bah17:23
ActionParsnipwasanzy: its in the man page....17:23
ActionParsnip!info node.js17:24
ubottuPackage node.js does not exist in raring17:24
genialbenzrf: Yes, it's outdated - install from chris-lea's repo17:24
AmpelbeinThat's because it's called nodejs17:24
ActionParsnip!info nodejs17:24
ubottunodejs (source: nodejs): Node.js event-based server-side javascript engine. In component universe, is extra. Version 0.6.19~dfsg1-5ubuntu1 (raring), package size 767 kB, installed size 2537 kB17:24
benzrfthanks :)17:24
benzrfcan  Iget a direct ppa link17:25
benzrfand a package name?17:25
benzrffar too lazy for all this nonsense17:25
genialppa:chris-lea/node.js benzrf17:25
ActionParsnipbenzrf: what, adding a ppa then running updates. Easier than windows...17:25
benzrfActionParsnip: I know17:26
benzrfI mean17:26
benzrfactually pasting a link into my browser and looking for the ppa uri?!17:27
benzrfI left windows to  avoid that kind of absurdity17:27
ActionParsnipbenzrf: just go to www.duckduckgo.com   and in the search bar type:  !ppa nodejs17:27
ActionParsnipbenzrf: does it all for you :)17:27
benzrfI wish I had something like google's superior results with ddg's tools17:27
ActionParsnipbenzrf: works with any package17:27
ActionParsnipbenzrf: i use both, why just use one17:28
* ActionParsnip shrugs17:28
thunder-stormHello, can somebody helps me according a question to conky and the tcp_portmon variables? i see, the tcp_portmon variables will slow down the update frequency from conky - a lot. What can be the reason?17:31
benzrfEXCUSE ME BUT I think the PPA has different package names, what are they?17:32
benzrfwait wha17:32
benzrfoh crap ugh17:32
ActionParsnipthunder-storm: http://forums.opensuse.org/english/get-technical-help-here/applications/400803-conky-new_mails-tcp_portmon-problems.html17:32
kasjdfiomeCompiz isn't working17:32
ActionParsnipthunder-storm: more resources17:32
ActionParsnipkasjdfiome: can you expand on 'isnt working'?17:32
benzrfI once somehow managed to remove every package on my system17:32
benzrfit was pretty upsettings17:32
ActionParsnipbenzrf: just reinstall them then, no issue17:33
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kasjdfiomeActionParsnip: For instance wobbly windows, snapping to screen isn't working.17:33
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benzrfoh crud17:33
thunder-stormthanks ActionParsnip17:33
benzrfI forgot to apt-get update17:33
* benzrf slumps17:33
FloodBot1benzrf: Please don't flood; use http://paste.ubuntu.com to paste; don't use Enter as punctuation.17:33
ActionParsnipkasjdfiome: if you press ALT+F2 and run:   compiz --replace     does it work?17:34
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usr13ElFizbanio: liblua5.1-0-dev_5.1.4-12ubuntu1_i386.deb17:34
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usr13ElFizbanio: http://pkgs.org/ubuntu-12.04/ubuntu-main-i386/liblua5.1-0-dev_5.1.4-12ubuntu1_i386.deb.html17:35
jesuseHelp. Ubuntu cannot update any packages. It keeps failing. I just did a clean installation of the 12.04 LTS17:36
kasjdfiomeActionParsnip: Oh yeah that fixed it, thanks. What does --replace do?17:36
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ElFizbaniousr13 but I do have that package17:37
saiarcot895jesuse: are you connected to the internet, and did you do "sudo apt-get update"?17:38
mastroho do I manually start X from an ubuntu live CD ? I tried /etc/init.d/lightdm start, it worked with error and now I can't seem to restart it (it say to use stop lightdm which doesn't work17:38
BluesKajmastro, sudo service lightdm start17:39
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mastroBluesKaj, it's already running, but I have no X (black screen) I want to restart it17:40
Generator_ActionParsnip: usr13: i executed the given script and then ubuntu downloaded loaded approx 54 mb and updated a little. I reboot ... but problem is not solved yet.17:40
ActionParsnipkasjdfiome: loads the new WM, replacing the old17:40
mastroBluesKaj, stop: Unknown instance / start: job failed to start17:40
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BluesKajmastro, then use startx17:40
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usr13ElFizbanio: http://packages.ubuntu.com/precise/amd64/liblua5.1-0-dev/download17:41
ElFizbaniobut thats for 64 bit machines17:42
usr13ElFizbanio: O17:42
cjosephsonI just changed the network settings in the Network Connections gui from DHCP w/ manually specified DNS to DHCP w/ auto DNS. How do I get it to re-run the script that fills resolv.conf?17:43
cjosephsonresolv.conf is still showing the DNS I entered manually17:43
simple_johnHello, I have an sd card that stopped working when transferring some files from my phone to pc.  Now the pc won't mount the sd card.17:44
simple_johnIf I check the logs, I can see the sd card being detected and I even the the message "Attached SCSI removable disk"17:45
simple_johnBut after a few seconds I the log shows that the sd card was disconnected17:45
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ActionParsnipsimple_john: what file ssytem does the SD card use?17:45
BluesKajcjosephson, check the nameserver in /etc/resolvconf/resolv.conf.d/base17:45
pedrocrIs there any simple way to convert a 12.04 install from x86 to amd64?17:46
cjosephsonBluesKaj: it is blank17:46
ActionParsnippedrocr: reinstall17:46
pedrocrActionParsnip, I was hoping for something less drastic17:46
simple_johnActionParsnip: I think it was fat.  The card was used in a Galaxy S 3 phone17:46
ActionParsnippedrocr: thats the only way17:46
pedrocrActionParsnip, ok17:47
ActionParsnipsimple_john: when you last unplugged it from a device, did you use the safe remove feature in the OS?17:47
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ActionParsnipsimple_john: have you checked the storage for errors?17:47
BluesKajcjosephson, do you have modem/router access , if so make sure the dns settings are auto , if that's what you want.17:47
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p0wp0wwhats the easiest way to get a mailserver up and running in 13.04 ? I need a web interface too e.g. Squirrelmail17:47
p0wp0wtried some tutorials but had many issues17:47
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simple_johnActionParsnip: Well the card stopped working in the middle of transferring some pictures from the phone to a windows pc.17:48
cjosephsonI don't. I am sure it's auto, as that was how it was before I changed it to Google DNS myself. It found its own server then.17:48
mastrofinally went into Ubuntu on my Lenovo Y500, a bit tricky, but I have it running... now what's the better way to dual boot windows 8 and ubuntu on a UEFI system?17:48
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mastroI mean, should I install grub2? can it cause issues with windows?17:49
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mastroor is there a way to make windows 8 provide a boot loader?17:49
wilee-nilee!uefi | mastro17:49
ubottumastro: UEFI is a specification that defines a software interface between an operating system and platform firmware, it is meant as a replacement for the BIOS. For information on how to set up and install Ubuntu and its derivatives on UEFI machines please read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UEFI17:49
ShadowandlightI have a unbuntu install that is saying is taking 2.3gb of ram ATM.... Does Ubuntu need 2.3gb of ram or if I host it on a 2gb or less server will it still run?17:50
ActionParsnipShadowandlight: its probably disk cache17:50
ActionParsnip!atemyram | Shadowandlight17:50
ubottuShadowandlight: If you are wondering why some tools report your system has very little free memory, have a look at http://www.linuxatemyram.com/ | A short primer on Linux memory management can be found here: http://sourcefrog.net/weblog/software/linux-kernel/free-mem.html17:50
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simple_johnActionParsnip: as for checking for errors, I can't access the sd card.  The /var/log/syslog shows some info about the card, says that it attached the device, then after a 2 or 3 seconds it says the device was disconnected.17:51
MercXwhoa, quite a few people in here17:51
Shadowandlightahh ActionParsnip my -/+ buffers/cache is coming back with 1588 "free"17:52
Shadowandlightso really my system is using less then 1gig17:52
ActionParsnipShadowandlight: pastebin the output of:    free -m17:52
wilee-nileemastro, Here is more install info. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=214729517:52
MercXUbuntu 12.04, just updated a bunch of software and now my father's laptop is not utilizing dual monitors as it should. Previously he would connect the monitor into the laptop via VGA cable and the output would redirect from the laptop monitor to the external monitor. Now if he hooks up the monitor he gets a black screen on both devices and has to power down the laptop and restart17:53
simple_johnActionParsnip: are you good with udev rules?17:53
ActionParsnipShadowandlight: 4Gb RAM, using 1.6Gb17:53
ActionParsnipsimple_john: not had to deal with them, i know there are guides online for scanners17:54
MercXnot really sure where to start to troubleshoot this17:54
ActionParsnipShadowandlight: using zero swap17:54
MercXthe display control panel blanks both screens indefinately17:54
MercXxrandr by itself blanks both screens, xrandr -q gives some output17:54
simple_johnAnyone here good with udev?17:54
thunder-stormAccording to my question to conky and the tcp_portmon variables, the tcp_portmon variables will slow down the update frequency from conky - a lot... The problem is based with OUTGOING tcp connections ONLY - i mean, it's resulting with slow DNS-lookups (netstat produces the same slow output). What can be the reason for that? I remember, i have put two clients in my /etc/hosts - hypothetical, if they are unreachable, this can be slow down 17:55
saiarcot895thunder-storm: the slow DNS lookups are either because of your network connection or the DNS servers you are using17:56
ajplooking for some guidance. So I have this bash script that monitors a folder for PDFs and shrinks them when there is a new one. It works by itself and is great but when I reboot my upstart script that initiates it is malfunctioning in some way. upstart script: http://pastebin.com/uiXkd90117:56
simple_johnDo we have good forensic/recovery people here?  I could use some help trying to recover data from a 8Gb sd card17:57
usr13ElFizbanio: Did you install liblua5.1-0-dev ?17:57
ElFizbanioI did already17:57
saiarcot895thunder-storm: /etc/hosts is sort of like a DNS in that FQDNs have their IP address listed there (if anything, I think it can make it faster)17:57
thunder-stormsaiarcot895: i'm using a fritzbox in combination with a 8-port-gigabit-swich17:57
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usr13ElFizbanio: Then try the make command again.  (You should have lua.h now.)17:57
usr13ElFizbanio: ( /usr/include/lua5.1/lua.h )17:58
saiarcot895thunder-storm: it's not the connection speed, but the latency in the connection17:58
saiarcot895thunder-storm: the ping times17:58
tertl3is there a certain driver I need for my nvidia17:58
ElFizbaniousr13 I do have lua.h17:59
tertl3everytome I type nvidia-xconfig and restart, it never works?17:59
mastrowilee-nilee, that seems lot of work just to have ubuntu installed and doesn't say if I can keep the windows boot loader17:59
ElFizbanioand it still doesn't work17:59
usr13make | pastebinit17:59
ElFizbaniousr13 i've already given it to you18:01
ElFizbanioI'll try to uninstall Lua and build it from source18:01
douglchecking for X11/Xlib.h... no18:01
douglconfigure: error: X Window System is required.I have a kde desktop isnt that x window system in 13.04?18:01
thunder-stormsaiarcot895: yesterday i had a lot of problems with nfs shares. sometimes the clients can't find the server with the hostname. its interesting, because ssh-connections or ping with the hostnames works. after this problems, i put the IP-adresses and hostnames of server and clients in the /etc/hosts from all clients - after that, all nfs-based things working fine18:01
trismdougl: you need libx11-dev18:02
dougltrism, th;anks18:02
UbnoobtuCan I install grml.iso by using DD? And what is DD?18:04
Ubnoobtu!info dd18:04
ubottuPackage dd does not exist in raring18:04
dougldisk doubler or something18:05
Ubnoobtuinstall it to a usb btw***18:05
saiarcot895thunder-storm: wait, so the tcp connections being generated are to other computers in the /etc/hosts file?18:05
douglmakes copy18:05
Ubnoobtua .iso o a usb will work as a bootable Os, right?18:05
saiarcot895thunder-storm: if that's the case, I'm not sure why it would be slow on the DNS lookup, considering it won't have to look it up.18:06
simple_johnActionParsnip: can I keep bugging you about udev?18:06
mastroinstall unt18:07
mastroinstall ubuntu doesn't run, how do I start it from command line to see what's wrong?18:07
ActionParsnipSimple_john: what do you want me to tell you?  I already said I have no experience of it....18:07
UbnoobtuDamn. I got 1497088+0 records in 1497088+0 records out 766509056 bytes (767 MB) copied, 99.0233 s, 7.7 MB/s, however, the target usb is empty. what happened?18:07
thunder-stormsaiarcot895: yes i think so. otherwise, i have to specify the nfs-configuration with ip-adresses only (not with hostnames) and remove the lines from the /etc/hosts of any system18:08
ActionParsnipMaesro: add the boot option : text18:08
simple_johnActionParsnip: ok, thaks.18:08
simple_johnActionParsnip: thanks*18:08
ActionParsnipSimple_john : that was a question for you. What can I tell you?18:08
thunder-stormsaiarcot895: because with the fritzbox i have sometimes problem to reach hosts with hostnames only18:12
simple_johnActionParsnip: well you mentioned tutorials.  I thought you might have some links.  I have looked at some but no luck.  Now I'm more interested in udev and how it works...18:12
thunder-stormsaiarcot895: that was the reason to put the ip's and hostnames in the /etc/hosts - or is that not practicable?18:12
MercXhow can i tell if i am using open source ro closed source radeon sdrivers18:13
ActionParsnipSimple_john : the only rules I've ever seen were to get elson scanners working. That's literally all I know18:13
simple_johnbe right back18:13
ActionParsnipMercX: sudo lshw -C display18:13
ActionParsnipMercX: fglrx = proprietary18:14
simple_johnActionParsnip: I understand, thank you for your time :)18:14
davechezI'm having trouble finding a solution to this, I need to use a DVD/CD drive over a netwrok with two computers, my chromebook (running chrubuntu) doesn't have a cd tray and I would like to install something from disk on it from my main machine18:14
ksianHow to change the language for amd catalist control center?18:14
ActionParsnipMercX: look in the bottom block for driver=18:14
simple_johnI'll be back in ~30 minutes18:14
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ActionParsnipMercX: open source18:17
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ksianHow to change the language for amd catalyst control center?18:18
m_tadeuhi....in what package can I find the file FindCTemplate.cmake?18:18
ActionParsnip!find findctemplate.cmake18:20
ubottuPackage/file findctemplate.cmake does not exist in raring18:20
ActionParsnipM_tadeu: https://code.google.com/p/ctemplate/issues/attachmentText?id=91&aid=910000000&name=FindCtemplate.cmake&token=4FXLVXemzf5Sb9Maj728pCnwG8U%3A133906917587818:21
ActionParsnipM_tadeu : searching Google found that. ...18:22
ActionParsnipM_tadei: is that what you need?18:23
ActionParsnipM_tadeu ^18:24
m_tadeuActionParsnip: well not really...shoulddn't that come with thedev package of ctemplate?18:24
trismm_tadeu: doesn't look like it is included in ctemplate yet: https://code.google.com/p/ctemplate/issues/detail?id=9118:24
ActionParsnipMm_tadeu: could report a bug18:25
quadHelixhas anybody here compiled angband 3.4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04?18:25
w4rl0ckbeszél valaki magyarul? :D18:25
ActionParsnipQuashelix: is there not a ppa?18:25
nerderi'm trying to configure my 3G Internet Key on ubuntu 10.0418:25
ActionParsnipNerder: what is the output of : uname -a18:26
nerderLinux bt 3.2.6 #1 SMP Fri Feb 17 10:40:05 EST 2012 i686 GNU/Linux18:26
nerderis that BackTrack5r318:26
ActionParsnipNerder : backtrack is not only EOL on the desktop but backtrack is not supported in any of the Ubuntu support channels18:27
nerderActionParsnip, ook i could try in #backtrack  ;)18:27
nerdersorry if i ask18:27
ActionParsnipNerder : ask in #backtrack-linux for backtrack support18:27
ActionParsnipNerder : It's cool18:28
nerderActionParsnip, thx man! ;)18:28
quadHelixActionparsnip: sadly I can only find the source for 3.4.1 and I wanted to use the new tiles available from that rev18:28
ActionParsnipNerder : I suggest you ditch the old release and clean install Precise which is LTS and supported here til April 201718:28
Ubnoobtuhey, I'm trying to install grml.org as a usb bootable, and I'm having problems getting it started cause I'm pretty new.18:29
ikoniaUbnoobtu: not really an ubuntu issue18:29
m_tadeuActionParsnip: thanx for your help18:29
UbnoobtuIkonia, how can I use unbuntu to do it cleanly.18:29
ikoniaUbnoobtu: to do what ?18:30
ActionParsnipUbnoobtu: its debian based. Try #debian ;-)18:30
Ubnoobtubesides using the start up disk creator, dd, and Uneetbootin, how can I use Ubuntu to create a Live cd/usb18:31
mastrois there an ubuntu live cd with pre-installed nvidia drivers?18:31
b0redive went through the ubuntu comminity Loadable_Modules page, and it doesn't help me about resolving my problem18:31
ActionParsnipUbnoobtu : is it compatible with unetbootin?  I suggest you check the creator website for how to guides18:32
ikoniaUbnoobtu: those are the tools - if it doesn't work, it's probably the os, again, nothing to do with ubuntu18:32
_DBhey guys18:34
Ubnoobtuikonia, thanks for the help, I can guess I've been irritating you my noob questions.18:34
ikoniaUbnoobtu: not at all, that's why people are here, to help you18:34
ActionParsnipUbnoobtu : there is a how to on the site.  Did you not think to check the FAQ section? ?18:34
_DBwhat is a good  Mysql/php myadmin server to use for Ubuntu?18:34
Ubnoobtubut youve been helpful, so thanks.18:35
ikonia_DB: admin server ?18:35
_DByes, not sure what they are called18:35
_DB so I can run a localhost?18:35
ikonia_DB: what do you want to do ?18:35
ikonia_DB: what's the end goal, lets see if we can figure out what you want18:35
UbnoobtuactionParsnip | I did as I was told on the website, but when I booted it up, it said I was missing a file.18:35
_DBset up a localhost/my sql databases18:35
_DBso I can run mywebsites18:35
ActionParsnipUbnoobtu : did you MD5 test the ISO you downloaded?18:36
ikonia_DB: ok, so there is no "admin" server needed, just install mysql/php/apache (google ubuntu lamp)18:36
ikonia_DB: did you mean "web server" ?18:36
t-ubuntupranjal710, hi18:36
pranjal710t-ubuntu: Hi18:37
jhutchinsI think _DB is after a GUI management tool like phpMyAdmin, which is really just a set of PHP scripts for Apache.18:37
t-ubuntujoin #windows18:37
ikoniajhutchins well, lets find out when he responds.18:37
pranjal710I am trying to run a shell script, but I am getting the following error:  spawn: not found18:37
t-ubuntujoin #windows18:37
ActionParsnipIkonia: probably something like phpmyadmin18:37
_DByeah I used to use Xampp on Ubuntu18:37
jhutchins_DB: They're right though, you don't need it for basic setup of a LAMP site.18:37
ikoniapranjal710: that command is not on your system18:37
ikonia_DB: very strongly advise you not to use xampp18:37
pranjal710ikonia: so, how do I get it?18:38
jhutchins_DB: There should be a README with whatever PHP CM you're using that gives you the basic steps to initialize the database.18:38
ikoniapranjal710: you find a package that contains it or the function in the script18:38
pranjal710ikonia: any leads?18:38
ActionParsnipPranjal710 : run it on it's own and you will be told18:38
ikoniapranjal710: no18:38
_DBI went to apachefriends.org which is where I usually go to download Xampp for linux18:38
ikonia_DB: again, strongly advise against xampp18:38
_DBbut it came in a. run file which I cant seem to open even when I download the software for it18:38
ikonia_DB: download the softawre for it ?? it's a binary file, you just execute it18:39
_DBwhat would you recommend ?18:39
ikonia_DB: but a final warning against using xammp18:39
jhutchins_DB: We're trying to tell you DON'T DO THAT.18:39
ikonia!lamp | _DB18:39
ubottu_DB: LAMP is an acronym for Linux-Apache-MySQL-PHP. However, the term is often used for setups using alternative but different software, such as Perl or Python instead of PHP, and Postgres instead of MySQL. For help with setting up LAMP on Ubuntu, see  https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ApacheMySQLPHP - See also the Server CD installation process.18:39
ActionParsnip_db: you don't open it. You run it. It's a linux binary18:39
jhutchins_DB: You want to do your best to avoid software that isn't manged by apt/dpkg.18:40
_DBohh I see, since when has it been like that? before I used to get a .tar file18:40
_DBand it would give me a folder to put in the root18:40
ActionParsnip_db: there are metapackages in the repo so I have no idea why you need any 3rd party files18:40
ajplooking for some guidance. So I have this bash script that monitors a folder for PDFs and shrinks them when there is a new one. It works by itself and is great but when I reboot, my upstart script that initiates it is malfunctioning in some way. upstart script: http://pastebin.com/uiXkd90118:41
ElFizbanio!hardy heron18:41
ajp!upstart | ajp18:42
ubottuajp, please see my private message18:42
ActionParsnip_db: you are talking about a 3rd party so you would have to ask them "since when". Its some unofficial blob you have found.  We don't know about every single script available18:42
jhutchinsajp: What do you use to shrink them?18:42
ajpjhutchins: ghost script18:42
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ajpit's a single command in my bash script18:42
_DBalright , thanks for the help18:43
ActionParsnipAjp: use a cron job to check an appropriate frequency18:43
mastroafter entering single user mode, how do I instruct the system to go on with the standard booting?18:43
ikoniamastro: "exit"18:43
ajpActionParsnip: well I thought of that but I want the shunken PDF to be ready as soon as it scans in18:43
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MauriMant74Hey guys!!1 I am using ubuntu gnome 13.04  I have always used guake terminal that it is very nice (hit f12 to get a terminal) but I haven't be able to make it run during startup , I have to run it manually after every reboot18:44
ajpActionParsnip: this is our business server and needs to spit things out right away18:44
pranjal710i have this script: http://pastebin.com/YHGrmxhe . I want to run it.18:44
mastroikonia, tnx18:44
rootgerardoalguien habla castellano18:45
ActionParsnipAjp: do you get lots? Cron checks for jobs to run every minute so you can check every 5 mins if you get quite a few18:45
MauriMant74yo!  seguro q eres de Chile o Argentina..18:45
ubottuPor favor, use #ubuntu-br para ajuda em português. Para entrar no canal por favor faça "/join #ubuntu-br" sem as aspas. Para a comunidade local portuguêsa, use #ubuntu-pt. Obrigada.18:45
ajpActionParsnip: it's not a matter of frequency but a matter of convenience. If I scan a document in I want to be able to send it out as an attachment right away and not have to wait a few minutes for it18:46
ActionParsnipAjp: then tell whatever is making them to compress the file as soon as it is made18:46
ajpActionParsnip: doesn't cron use a lot of resources if it checks more frequently?18:47
ActionParsnipAjp: it checks all the time.  If it has nothing to do it uses very few18:47
ajpActionParsnip: the ghost script command actively monitors the folder and converts it right away then waits for the next one18:48
MauriMant74someone using Guake?18:48
ActionParsnipAjp: askubuntu.com/questions/43846/how-to-put-a-trigger-on-a-directory18:48
ActionParsnipMairimant74: every day18:49
MauriMant74did you get to make it run after reboot  I have to run it manually after reboot18:49
_DBif I follow the Lamp stack instructions I will get everything?18:49
ghostnik11usr13: Feldegast: ActionParsnip: okay so i have testdisk and it sees my usb hard drive but when i select it, testdisk shows it with more storage than its suppose to have18:50
MauriMant74ActionParsnip: I include it in auto start apps but it does not work18:50
ActionParsnipMauriMant74: symlink in ~/.config/autostart18:50
simple_johnDo we have good forensic/recovery people here?  I could use some help trying to recover data from a 8Gb sd card.18:50
ajpActionParsnip: My problem is with upstart. I want this script to run at boot so I don't have to worry about it if I'm halfway around the world. (i'm the only IT guy) so i made an upstart script here: http://pastebin.com/uiXkd901  It worked for a few months then stopped working out of the blue18:50
ActionParsnip Simple_john : foremost18:50
subz3r0!ask > simple_john18:50
ubottusimple_john, please see my private message18:50
subz3r0!ask | simple_john18:51
ubottusimple_john: Please don't ask to ask a question, simply ask the question (all on ONE line and in the channel, so that others can read and follow it easily). If anyone knows the answer they will most likely reply. :-) See also !patience18:51
jhutchinsajp: Just call the script in rc.local.18:52
simple_johnActionParsnip: thanks, but it is the same sd card :p18:52
ActionParsnipSimple_john : scalpel is the only other I know.  Time to break out the backups18:53
ajpjhutchins: I'm not familiar18:53
jhutchinssimple_john: There's also photorec18:54
simple_johnActionParsnip: I have foremost, scalpel, and photorec.  Sadly it is not my card and I believe there are no backup ;_;18:54
simple_johnjhutchins: thanks.18:55
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jhutchinsIt is often said that you do not really have something if your only copy is on flash ram.18:55
ActionParsnipSimple_john : then I dunno what else to suggest.  Could pay for professional recovery if it's worth it18:55
ajpjhutchins: looks like I can't use rc.local because I have to run my script as root18:55
jhutchinsajp: rc.local runs as root.18:56
ActionParsnipAjp: rc.local runs as root18:56
ajpjhutchins: ActionParsnip: http://askubuntu.com/questions/9853/how-can-i-make-rc-local-run-on-startup18:56
MauriMant74ActionParsnip: In ~/.config/autostart I ahve a Guake.destop with the following http://pastebin.com/1EFTEuPp   It looks ok.. but itdoesnt work18:56
simple_johnActionParsnip: "I" don't think it is worth it.  What I'm after is ~3 gb worth of pictures.18:57
ActionParsnipAjp: rc.local always runs and as root.  Just add your command suffixed with an ampersand18:57
ActionParsnipMauriMant74: I have 2 guake files in there if memory serves18:58
lenzeorHey Guys, I wondered if you could help me: I'm trying to connect an iPod Classic to my computer in Disk Mode, but it won't show in the file manager...18:58
SachinIsGreatIs it secure to do nline shopping using ubun19:00
ajpActionParsnip: which rc.local do I add it to? /etc/rc.local or /etc/init.d/rc.local ?19:00
ActionParsnipAjp: /etc/rc.local add above the ' exit 0 ' line19:00
tgm4883SachinIsGreat, yes, as secure as any other OS19:01
ajpActionParsnip: do I just write the path or is there an exec command?19:01
ActionParsnipMauriMant74 : http://paste.ubuntu.com595232319:01
SachinIsGreatSo is it secure if i buy a trojan magnum..can anybody track it19:02
ActionParsnipAjp: the absolute path to the command.  If it is a script be sure it is marked as executable19:02
tgm4883SachinIsGreat, who are you worried about?19:02
FfoOGreetings every one. Does any one know the web address I can add on 'sources.list' file so I can install 'sudo' package on ubuntu, and I hope I make sense with this question?19:03
SachinIsGreatIm worried about bad hackers19:03
ajpshould I put the "." in front of the path for a bash script?19:03
SachinIsGreatNo put my big dick19:03
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SachinIsGreatBash wont see ur small one19:03
pvl1ajp if your in the directory sure19:04
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ubottuSachinIsGreat: The people here are volunteers, your attitude should reflect that. Answers are not always available. See http://wiki.ubuntu.com/IRC/Guidelines19:04
ActionParsnipAjp: is the script hidden?19:04
tgm4883Corey, not quite19:04
pvl1ajp: but then itd be ./19:04
ajpI kinda meant how you would execute the script from CLI19:04
pvl1ajp: did you set the script to +x perm19:04
ActionParsnipAjp: then why would there be a dot if you are using absolute file names?19:04
ajpbut it seems as though it just wants the whole path name and not a command19:05
ActionParsnipAjp: yes the file name from / all the way to the name itself.19:05
ajpok done, now reboot?19:06
pvl1no need19:06
ActionParsnipAjp: with an ampersand?19:06
ActionParsnipAjp: eg. /home/foo/scripts/filename &19:07
ajpto background it?19:07
ActionParsnipAjp: yes or it could hang the boot19:07
pvl1ajp ActionParsnip why is there a need for a reboot19:08
ajpActionParsnip:so I added "/home/matthew/scripts/MonitorScannedPDFsMatthew.sh &" to rc.local19:08
ajppvl1: I was asking19:08
ActionParsnipPvl1: never said there was. Its useful as a full test though19:08
Guest17612hey friends19:09
pvl1ActionParsnip: do you mean the ampersand is usefull?19:09
pvl1ajp: youd only need to log out and log back in to update your path19:09
pvl1or whatever the variable is called19:09
Guest17612does anyone know a good CPU overclocking app for Ubuntu?19:09
ActionParsnipAjp: the .sh isn't needed you know. You could call it .png and it'd work the same19:09
pvl1Guest17612: thats not a good idea19:09
ajppvl1: it's a headless business server. I need to wait until after hours to reboot19:09
Guest17612pvl1, why?19:10
ajpor relog19:10
pvl1ajp: no need still. you didnt add it to your path19:10
pvl1Guest17612: because you can damage your cpu19:10
ActionParsnipAjp: rc.local will not run if you log off and on.19:10
ajpright. I want it to run at boot19:10
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Guest17612yeah, but its still nice knowing i can overclock the CPU on linux19:10
gordonjcpGuest17612: you can overclock the CPU in any OS19:11
pvl1Guest17612: you can overclock on any system19:11
gordonjcpGuest17612: it's not useful any more though19:11
ActionParsnipPwl1: for a single script it doesn't need to be in the $PATH19:11
pvl1indeed my point ActionParsnip , there is no need for a reboot19:11
pvl1at all19:11
mengxuanI want to see what params are used in a deb package build, how should i find the arguments passed in configure in a deb source pacakge?19:11
Guest17612AMD CPUs are suppose to be easy to overclock, so i would like to try out the feature on Ubuntu19:11
pvl1ajp, youve added it to rc.local, and have you updated the permissions on your script19:11
ActionParsnipPvl1 : tests it works as expected19:11
gordonjcpGuest17612: it's not worth it19:11
gordonjcpGuest17612: back in the early days it was worth trying to overclock your 25MHz CPU to maybe 30MHz19:12
ajppvl1: yes. how would I test besides reboot?19:12
ActionParsnipGuest17612: use your bios then. Ask in ##hardware19:12
Guest17612maybe, but I want to try it out19:12
gordonjcpGuest17612: now you can't really squeeze much more out of the CPU19:12
pvl1ajp: now your asking the right question :)19:12
ActionParsnipAjp: kill the things it starts then run: sudo /etc/rc.local in an ALT+F219:13
Guest17612gordonjcp, i hear you can get close to 5GHz from new AMD CPUs19:13
ajpalt f2? Im connected to the server via ssh19:13
pvl1Guest17612: do you have a higher quality heat sink and fan for it19:13
Guest17612i'm going to get one, just going to test out on stock first19:14
pvl1ajp: running the script is the only test you need19:14
ActionParsnipAjp: then use screen and run rc.local then disconnect the screen so the things ran keep going19:14
ajpok running /etc/rc.local gets it going I can see it watching the folder19:14
pvl1Guest17612: and then do u have moeny to replace the new amd cpu u will probably melt by doing this with stock equip19:14
Guest17612can you just tell me the apps on how to achieve overclocking on Ubuntu, thanks19:14
pvl1ajp: awesome19:15
pvl1Guest17612: its not an app, the bios is what really controls that. there are certain layers to an onion19:15
ajpcan I just use "sudo /etc/rc.local &"19:15
pvl1ajp: to test?19:15
Guest17612pvl1, in Windows you can just use apps to overclock, bios is just software too19:16
ajpno I want it running all the time. I can't be connected via ssh forever?!19:16
pvl1ajp: id use screen just to be safe19:16
ElFizbaniocould someone get this file and upload it to dropbox or something? http://quozl.linux.org.au/netrek-client-pygame/gytha_0.9-1_all.deb19:17
ElFizbanioit's prone to cut off19:17
ajpWhy can't I just reboot and let it run? I want this to be stupid proof19:17
pvl1ajp: you can let it reboot19:17
ajpand rebooting will run rc.local and let the script run?19:17
pvl1Guest17612: do a google search, this is a support channel afterall19:18
pvl1Guest17612: and thats part of the reason why the security world uses *nix derivs and not windows19:18
ajpGuest17612: BIOS is firmware not software19:19
pvl1ajp: long as your script has correct perm, and no errors yes. HOWEVER i suggest you make your script exit 0, meaning if there are any indefinite loops, start another script19:19
pvl1ajp: it says so in the rc.local file to do so19:19
pvl1ajp: and good call, it is indeed firmware19:19
ajpok, thanks pvl1, jhutchins, ActionParsnip. I will reboot after the business day and check but I'll see you tomorrow if a no go. Thanks Guys/Gals!19:20
pvl1nno prob19:20
pvl1good luck ajp19:20
ajpty :D19:20
Guest17612pvl1, it doesn't matter if its linux or windows any OS can overclock the CPU19:21
mpd2002Hi, anybody here with chops to help me figure out a problem installing the php-gd package?  It seems to require an older version of php-common, and downgrading to that version apparently will remove some other packages that I need.19:21
pvl1Guest17612: im aware19:22
Guest17612even if you have a "dell" with a locked motherboard you can still overclock in linux or windows19:22
Guest17612have a read of this, its very interesting http://www.overclock.net/t/1205257/overclock-cpu-in-linux-necessary-program-names-given19:22
pvl1mpd2002: hold on19:25
pvl1Guest17612: its not interesting.19:25
pvl1Guest17612: what amd u got19:25
mpd2002pvl1: thanks19:26
pvl1mpd2002: php-common or php5-common19:27
SachinIsLegitCan black people. Use ubuntu??19:28
mpd2002pvl1: sorry, I did mean php5-common19:28
pvl1SachinIsLegit: do you know where the term ubuntu comes from19:28
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SachinIsLegitYea africa?19:29
pvl1mpd2002: whats ver do u have curr19:29
pvl1SachinIsLegit: so that would lead you to believe....19:29
mpd2002pvl1:  I'm running ubuntu 12.04 on AWS virtual machine19:29
pvl1mpd2002: sorry i meant verision of php519:30
mpd2002pvl1: lemme check19:30
ray__anyone familiar with netcat?19:30
usr13How can I tell udev to ignore a partition? (And not show icon on my xfce desktop.)19:30
pvl1usr13: fstab?19:30
_DBhow do I get root privileges ? like to be able to move files owned by root?19:30
pvl1_DB: sudo19:30
tripelbi ate my password. oops. will this 2008 still work in 2013?  cant Paste.. grr android froyo. .http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/linux/reset-your-forgotten-ubuntu-password-in-2-minutes-or-less/   GOT IT. why did i change it to "something simpler?" heh. THEN o meed to figure out how to access the windows/NTFS partitions. (12.04 on no-internet old Dell)19:31
SachinIsLegitWe black people love windows..becoz we.can.throw our black shit and cum to our.white.neigjbours19:31
Marlene_kerror while i open " aptitude " E: Could not open lock file /var/lock/aptitude - open (2: No such file or directory)▒19:31
pvl1usr13: go look at /etc/udev/rules.d19:31
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SachinIsLegitCani install ubuntu in my samsung smart phone19:32
mpd2002pvl1: PHP 5.3.26-1~dotdeb.0.  sorry i'm such a noob, i don't really get the difference between debian and ubuntu packages19:33