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14 Nov

Karmic issues….fixed!

After flirting with various other linux distros, I returned to karmic and found a whole heap of new problems…..  But I posted to the forums and I have with the assistance of hlep from the forums, fixed them!!!!  Thats one nil to the community!

26 Oct

Filing my CUPS bug

I tried to file a bug report on my CUPS problem today.  And failed to find the page after looking for thirty minutes.  As one of the major points of launchpad is bugs, I expected the link to submit a bug to be to find. No. Even when I went to the CUPS section I […]

25 Oct

Karmic update

Well I didn’t work out for me on my 64 bit beast.  It might have been a partial upgrade glitch or a flaw in karmic. My laser neved worked properley post upgrade.  I tried a varierty of things to fix and nothing worked.  The RC live disk also fails to work so I think it […]

21 Oct

Karmic on my 64 bit home system

I have taken the plunge and started the upgrade on my home system…. It did hang on the first attempt after package download but all seems fine at the moment.

17 Oct

Karmic update

Well.  I having been having issues with flash on karmic.  Installed swfdec-mozilla and gnash and it seemed to sort things out.  Not too sure which one fixed the issue, I think swfdec-mozilla did.  The Adobe flash installer did not do anything for me.  Might be due to Karmic being in beta still.  The Adobe site […]

12 Oct

Karmic

Running karmic on my laptop at the moment.  I know it is only beta but I thought I would give it a try.  Some changes are taking a bit of getting used to e.g. going from pidgin to empathy.  I can understand the change as empathy has a road plan for video etc but no […]

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