I have used Ubuntu server a good bit and while I appreciate the effort, I am not sure I agree [...]
With the latest poulsbo hack for 10.04:
It is now possible to upgrade to 10.04 Lucid with no issues. In fact the previous gobi WWAN, sleep, and qcserial hacks are no longer needed. On first boot everything worked other than the videocard. Go Linux!
Ubuntu 9.10 is the last usable version of Linux for use with the GMA500 craptasic video card. As it stands today I cannot recommend using Linux full-time on the laptop. As a hardcore linux geek that saddens me in my heart. Hopefully with the release of the “new” drivers we will [...]
Autologin in Ubuntu 9.10 would not default unlock your keyring for security I assume. If I am using autologin, chances are security isn’t high on the list and speed is…
sudo vi /etc/pam.d/gdm-autologin and add the italic lines below
auth requisite pam_nologin.so
auth required pam_env.so readenv=1
auth required pam_env.so readenv=1 envfile=/etc/default/locale
I was getting the following error when trying to sync:
The keyring daemon is not available
Install sshfs sudo apt-get install sshfs
Modify your tomboy start to:
eval `gnome-keyring-daemon` && export GNOME_KEYRING_SOCKET && export GNOME_KEYRING_PID && tomboy –search
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