I’m looking to replace Windows XP client that’s used only for web applications & mail with Linux/Ubunutu virtual desktop using a thin client or old PC. I’d like to have failover and balancing capability and a simple UI. Any suggestions?
Answer Question | February 3, 2011 5:09 PM
Desktop virtualization, Failover, Linux, Linux Virtual Server, Thin clients, Ubuntu, Ubuntu Linux, Windows XP, Windows XP clients
I have a USB DAQ device which I have used in Windows a fair bit (tinkering). Now, I’d like to get serious with it using my Linux system (Ubuntu 10.04). I see that there are some drivers listed on the Measurement Computing site for Linux, but I have no idea how to go about ‘installing’ [...]
Answer Question | December 7, 2010 5:28 PM
DAQ, Data acquisition, Linux, Measurement Computing, Ubuntu Linux, USB
How can i run shell in Ubuntu 9.10 to gain Admin with only limited shell running on it. Can anyone one please advice on this as I dont know much about Linux shell. Thank you.
Answer Question | May 17, 2010 2:31 PM
Shell scripts, Ubuntu 9.10, Ubuntu Linux
Hi I want to install SAP ECC 6.0 on Ubuntu Linux, i had installation experience on windows 2003. Can anyone please tell me the procedure on Ubuntu Linux. Thank you
Answer Question | August 12, 2009 7:55 AM
SAP ECC 6, SAP installation, Ubuntu Linux
I have xp, vista 32bit, vista 64bit, ubuntu and opensolaris. I want to install all 5. 1. What should be primary and logical drives 2. What is the order I should install them 3. What is the boot manager, I should use 4. Can I install vista 32bit, and 64bit both
Answer Question | August 25, 2009 4:05 PM
Dell notebooks, OpenSolaris, OS installation/upgrades, Ubuntu, Ubuntu Linux, Vista, Vista compatibility, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows XP Professional
I have installed ubuntu 8.10 on my system.Already i am having windows OS on the system.I have installed Ubuntu inside windows.Now i have copied Domino 7 from USB to desktop of ubuntu.Now if i am trying to install server or client then system is trying to archive it and after some time giving the following [...]
Answer Question | April 30, 2011 4:59 AM
Lotus Domino installation, Lotus Domino interoperability, Lotus Domino Server 7.x, Ubuntu 8.10, Ubuntu Linux
where do i get the codecs???
Answer Question | June 8, 2009 11:15 AM
jaunty jackalope, Linux codecs, ubuntu 9, Ubuntu Linux
I’m trying to install Linux Ubuntu on an old HP laptop. The hard drive has been wiped so there is no OS on it currently. I downloaded ubuntu v9.04 on a live CD, but it won’t boot even after i select boot from CD. I also have a different CD reader than what the laptop [...]
Answer Question | May 12, 2009 1:38 AM
Installing/upgrading operating systems, Linux, OS installation, Ubuntu 9.04, Ubuntu Linux
I need to allow Active Directory users to authenticate to our VMware host running on Ubuntu. Would someone using Samba/WinBind share an example vmware-authd file or point me in the right direction? Thanks much. Moderator Note: This is a submitted question
Answer Question | April 13, 2009 6:41 PM
Active Directory, Authentication, Samba WinBind, Ubuntu Linux, VMware, Windows Server 2003
im a beginner with linux. i have just started using ubuntu 8.10.how can i learn more about using the command line and it’s commands????????
Answer Question | April 1, 2009 7:25 AM
Linux command line, Linux Commands, Ubuntu 8.10, Ubuntu Linux
Help, I am about to lose my mind!!! How do I install java to run on gOS? I can’t figure it out!!!
Answer Question | March 24, 2009 9:46 PM
good OS, gOS, Java, Ubuntu Linux
is there an on-screen keyboard
Answer Question | April 3, 2011 9:14 AM
on-screen keyboard, Ubuntu, Ubuntu 8.10, Ubuntu Linux
Can anyone point me to benchmarks or performance tests comparing the major flavors of Linux/OS with VMware? Thank you. Moderator Note: This is a user submitted question
Answer Question | March 10, 2009 7:31 PM
CentOS, Fedora Linux, Linux, Linux benchmarks, Linux interoperability, Linux performance, Red Hat Linux, Ubuntu Linux, VMware, VMware performance
Can anyone tell me how to avoid having to type in the keyring password in Evolution. It only needs it when first opening the program after booting Ubuntu 8.04 LTS and pressing send/receive. I’ve converted from W2K on my wife’s PC and she finds it very annoying. many thanks
Answer Question | April 30, 2011 10:08 AM
Evolution, Keyring password, Linux, Linux groupware, Ubuntu 8.04, Ubuntu Linux
I’m running a desktop windows XP machine. I installed Ubuntu 7.10 and created a dual boot, works like a charm. Then I upgraded to 8.04, still working great except in the Gnome desktop when the screensaver comes on it locks the computer down complete. Reboot is the only salvation. What’s the answer?
Answer Question | February 23, 2011 9:46 PM
Ubuntu, Ubuntu 7.10, Ubuntu 8.04, Ubuntu Errors, Ubuntu Linux, Ubuntu Upgrades, Windows XP
Which version would you recommend to install: Ubuntu 8.10 or Ubuntu 8.04 for my home laptop?
Answer Question | December 4, 2008 8:56 PM
Linux Distributions, Ubuntu 8, Ubuntu 8.04, Ubuntu 8.10, Ubuntu Linux
I have the lateste UBUNTU version and OpenOffice 2.4.1. I am getting crazy: I defined a style Heading 2, for ex. , and each heading with that style looks DIFFERENT. The horizontal position is WRONG. Numbered Items are wrong too.
Answer Question | January 4, 2010 5:23 PM
OpenOffice, OpenOffice 2.4.1, Ubuntu Linux
How can I block MSN messenger on Linux with iptables and Ubuntu version!…?? I know that msn use many ports……
Answer Question | November 1, 2009 5:15 PM
iptables, MSN Messenger, Ubuntu Linux
I am certified on MCSE on Windows NT 4 and Windows 2003 so my experience is only on Windows and One of our clients want to migrate from Windows to Open Source Platforms and they have chosen Ubuntu Linux so i need to get knowledge on this operating system or other related FOSS platforms. What [...]
Answer Question | September 9, 2008 3:33 PM
MCSE, Migration, Ubuntu Linux, Windows Server 2003
I installed Ubuntu onto a WinXPP machine so that they are duo boot. The system should have automatically mounted my windows directory and created an icon on the desktop. It did not. I followed the directions and opened a bash shell and typed sudo vol_id -u /dev/sda1 Ubuntu returns the error command sudo:vol_id -u not [...]
Answer Question | August 11, 2008 6:14 PM
Dual booting, Partitioning, Ubuntu Linux