[Lubuntu-desktop] Modifying files in Lubuntu

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
I need to modify /boot/grub/grub.cfg in lubuntu that I've set up in usb drive. But I found that it is not possible through lubuntu. I had to boot up kubuntu to edit it. What is the equivalent in Lubuntu for 'kdesudo kate' or 'gksudo gedit' ? -- Regards - Goh Lip

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Modifying files in Lubuntu

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
the update-grub or grub mk-config -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg. Andrew, if you see anything wrong with this, will appreciate your feed back. Thanks again. Regards _ Goh Lip ps: my hard drive grub (grub2) that is set to sda (mbr) is from a separate grub partition, OS- independent and similarly heavily

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Modifying files in Lubuntu

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
. Kudos to the Lubuntu team. Great job. Any possibility to 'port' the mailing list to gmane newsgroup? Would be very handy. Andrew, I will reply to your post separately about modifying grub.cfg. Thanks for your input. Regards and Thanks _ Goh Lip

[Lubuntu-desktop] Slypheed

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
this input helps, (I am not complaining :) ) Regards - Goh Lip -- ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help : https

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Modifying files in Lubuntu

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
, hope this helps. I am mostly at Lubuntu now, (on the thumb drive!) though I have Kubuntu Hardy, Lucid on hard drive install. awesome! Regards, take care - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Slypheed

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
On Wed, 21 Apr 2010 23:50:01 +0800 Goh Lip g@gmx.com wrote: On Wed, 21 Apr 2010 19:43:07 +0400 Mike Nokel mno...@gmail.com wrote: Instead of typing here about sylpheed you may see TODO-list designed for its developers: http://sylpheed.sraoss.jp/en/todo.html There are a lot of more

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Slypheed

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
don't read japanese. I restarted slypheed and Voila!, the 'reply to mailing list' now works. Sorry for the noise, guys, should teach me not to go 'shooting off the hip' and need to recheck and verify first. Apologies to all. Regards - Goh Lip

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Slypheed

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
and a list will be displayed for choosing - Select one and press ENTER, that's it Easy and funny, eh? I recognise that it's a bit different from Evolution. Yes, you're right! It works that way. Again, sorry for the noise. Thanks for pointing this out. Regards Goh Lip ps: but now, I've to reply to all

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Slypheed

2010-04-21 Thread Goh Lip
On Thu, 22 Apr 2010 01:20:14 +0800 Goh Lip g@gmx.com wrote: ps: but now, I've to reply to all to get the lubuntu mailing list on it. :( I noticed that when there is an attachment, usually of a html nature, the reply to mailing list' will be sent to the sender and not to the mailing list

[Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu documentation

2010-04-22 Thread Goh Lip
that a newbie like me can pick up some speed? Thanks and regards - Goh Lip -- ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu documentation

2010-04-22 Thread Goh Lip
in Kubuntu and I am familiar with, but (I think) that will make Lubuntu heavier and slower to run, which I don't want to do. Regards - Goh Lip -- ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Lucid Beta 3 Multi-Language

2010-04-24 Thread Goh Lip
many on this thread are already on Lubuntu Lucid, not beta3, but beta2 or I grant even earlier revisions; won't it be sufficient to just do an update/upgrade? Why the need to download the whole iso? Thanks, again. - Goh Lip -- ___ Mailing list: https

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu Lucid Beta 3 Multi-Language

2010-04-24 Thread Goh Lip
On 04/25/2010 02:36 AM, Steve wrote: On Sat, 24 Apr 2010 19:13:44 +0100, Goh Lip g@gmx.com wrote: Er, pardon for asking, if I am missing the point...I notice many on this thread are already on Lubuntu Lucid, not beta3, but beta2 or I grant even earlier revisions; won't it be sufficient

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] main ubuntu forum

2010-04-28 Thread Goh Lip
designers and techies are good in marketing and pr too? (but I hope not in office politics and corporate shenaniganism :) ) Thanks, regards - Goh Lip -- If you understand, things are the way they are. If you do not understand, things are the way

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] main ubuntu forum

2010-04-28 Thread Goh Lip
Lubuntu has potential! World domination next! :) Regards, take care, thanks - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Installed Lubuntu 5 days ago for testing

2010-05-05 Thread Goh Lip
parssword during installation, it did not work, while it worked with a single word password. I did not check to see how things worked with other passwords, I deleted the installations. -- Ioannis Vranos Regards - Goh Lip ps: Keith, Ionnis, you can register for the lubuntu mailing list at https

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Installed Lubuntu 5 days ago for testing

2010-05-05 Thread Goh Lip
On 05/06/2010 03:57 AM, Goh Lip wrote: The following are messages from Keith and Ionnis from the ubuntu-user list. Anyone here wants to handle their messages? Sorry I don't think I am experienced enough in their specific issues to answer them. Suggest you cc to their direct email too

[Lubuntu-desktop] Installing Lubuntu to usb drives

2010-05-08 Thread Goh Lip
to the usb drives and I think it's good to set this right especially Lubuntu is just perfect for this. Also, I will appreciate any comment, feedback or disagreement. Regards - Goh Lip -- Life is a sexually transmitted disease with a 100% mortality rate

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Installing Lubuntu to usb drives

2010-05-08 Thread Goh Lip
On 05/08/2010 05:02 PM, C David Rigby wrote: On Saturday 08,May,2010 04:53 PM, Goh Lip wrote: Hello Goh Lip, I was planning on doing this at some stage (I just installed Lubuntu to my laptop in a separate partition and I am reading up on update-grub right now). I've read that one should

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Installing Lubuntu to usb drives

2010-05-08 Thread Goh Lip
On 05/08/2010 05:34 PM, C David Rigby wrote: On Saturday 08,May,2010 05:27 PM, Goh Lip wrote: On 05/08/2010 05:02 PM, C David Rigby wrote: On Saturday 08,May,2010 04:53 PM, Goh Lip wrote: I assumed that if I do a manual partitioning of the USB flash drive's storage, I could simply skip

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Installing Lubuntu to usb drives

2010-05-08 Thread Goh Lip
are at least 4Gb and cost less than Sgd 12. (less than a bottle of Tiger beer) Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] questions about lubuntu-10.04.iso

2010-05-24 Thread Goh Lip
and I do not want to discourage that, but maybe we should be looking for something else. Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net

[Lubuntu-desktop] NumLock

2010-06-03 Thread Goh Lip
I've been trying to find out how to set NumLock upon startup. system is lucid 10.04. Can someone help? Thanks. Regards -Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] NumLock

2010-06-03 Thread Goh Lip
On Thu, 03 Jun 2010 21:54:27 +0200 神癒礁湖 · Rafael Laguna rafaellag...@gmail.com wrote: Installing the numlockx package should be enough. It would change eveything needed to the X startup. Thanks, Rafael and Steve. Done and working. Regards - Goh Lip

[Lubuntu-desktop] vmlinuz.old and initrd.img.old

2010-06-12 Thread Goh Lip
Just wondering, in Lubuntu, syslinks vmlinuz.old and initrd.img.old in '/' were not generated from '/boot' kernels. Is there anything different in Lubuntu's initramfs from the 'normal' ubuntu/kubuntu's? Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https

[Lubuntu-desktop] Resolved: vmlinuz.old and initrd.img.old

2010-06-12 Thread Goh Lip
On Sat, 12 Jun 2010 16:26:34 +0800 Goh Lip g@gmx.com wrote: Just wondering, in Lubuntu, syslinks vmlinuz.old and initrd.img.old in '/' were not generated from '/boot' kernels. Is there anything different in Lubuntu's initramfs from the 'normal' ubuntu/kubuntu's? Ah, silly me! I

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Boot problems with latest kernels

2010-06-17 Thread Goh Lip
and repairing systems than carrying cd's of grub-rescue, gparted, livecd and so on. Impressive... Good luck, Bob. Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] lubuntu gtk

2010-06-20 Thread Goh Lip
you. Sorry, Rafael, I don't like the desktop, too much like Kubuntu's Air. Not that I don't like the Air theme, just that I don't like Lubuntu resembling any other OS. Keep the identity unique. Like the icons, though. Regards - Goh Lip ps: sorry that this coming from a design-challenged guy

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] gmane.linux.debian.user: Authorization required

2010-06-22 Thread Goh Lip
On Tue, 22 Jun 2010 18:44:07 +0200 Gmane Autoauthorizer auth-30f58f85ef49f9b833d19b1a4efed...@auth.gmane.org wrote: You have sent a message to be posted on the gmane.linux.debian.user newsgroup. Before the message is posted on the newsgroup, you have to confirm that you exist. Just reply

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] gmane.linux.debian.user: Authorization required

2010-06-22 Thread Goh Lip
On Wed, 23 Jun 2010 00:47:12 +0800 Goh Lip g@gmx.com wrote: On Tue, 22 Jun 2010 18:44:07 +0200 Gmane Autoauthorizer Sorry about this.. Take care - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Grub Install Bug @Lubuntu-10.04 (Distribution Release)

2010-06-26 Thread Goh Lip
On Sun, 27 Jun 2010 09:57:05 +0700 Quynh Vu Do vdqu...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, 2010/6/27 Goh Lip g@gmx.com On 06/27/2010 01:57 AM, Mario Behling wrote: Dear all, forwarded a bug report below. Best, Mario 1. After normally ended Installation Process, my PC has

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Grub Install Bug @Lubuntu-10.04 (Distribution Release)

2010-06-27 Thread Goh Lip
issues with grub you like to bring up rather than saying I haven't read fully? Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Grub Install Bug @Lubuntu-10.04 (Distribution Release)

2010-06-27 Thread Goh Lip
may indeed needed be filed, but what is it that needs to be brought up? Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Grub Install Bug @Lubuntu-10.04 (Distribution Release)

2010-06-27 Thread Goh Lip
On 06/27/2010 04:39 PM, Goh Lip wrote: On 06/27/2010 03:33 PM, Phillip Whiteside wrote: hi Goh, yes, there is, it is *not* a dell issue, as is clearly explained, also the work around for a bug that one of the devs A small point not included in my previous post, it is resolved by removing

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Grub Install Bug @Lubuntu-10.04 (Distribution Release)

2010-06-27 Thread Goh Lip
doesn't mean it is the best solution. You could also try BURG -Andy Good luck? Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Grub Install Bug @Lubuntu-10.04 (Distribution Release)

2010-06-28 Thread Goh Lip
-install /dev/sda Done. Welcome. Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help : https://help.launchpad.net

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Fwd: Grub Install Bug @Lubuntu-10.04 (Distribution Release)

2010-06-28 Thread Goh Lip
the external, and will not boot unless the menu.lst gets modified again. Just glad to talk to someone who understands. Regards and take care - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop

[Lubuntu-desktop] New kernel available

2010-06-30 Thread Goh Lip
that). Oh, and if the grub being set to mbr (sda) is not from Lubuntu, another reminder to go to the OS where the grub is set and do a 'update-grub' so that it will boot to the new kernel in Lubuntu (otherwise the old kernel will be used). Regards - Goh Lip -- If you understand, things are the way

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Problema con el Ubuntu 10.04 en una laptop Compaq

2010-07-07 Thread Goh Lip
On 07/08/2010 03:15 AM, Phillip Whiteside wrote: Hi Fransico, This being translated by google translation, so it will probably not read quite correctly. I appreciate you have a bug but I do not think the bug-squad can look into it, until you have registered it as bug using

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Log in and gnome-power-backlight-helper

2010-08-09 Thread Goh Lip
don't want it to be just another distro. If users want to add say, Gimp or OpenOffice, they can do that by themselves. Keep it lean and mean. Great job. Thanks again. Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] WARNING: X-server breakage coming soon to a computer near you

2010-08-11 Thread Goh Lip
On 08/12/2010 05:16 AM, Lane Lester wrote: On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 4:22 AM, Goh Lip g@gmx.com mailto:g@gmx.com wrote: Lane, latest update of X11-xkb-utils solved this. But of course, it would be no help if one cannot boot in, even to the recovery console, to do the upgrade

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] WARNING: X-server breakage coming soon to a computer near you

2010-08-12 Thread Goh Lip
On Friday 13,August,2010 12:54 AM, Lane Lester wrote: On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 10:07 PM, Goh Lip g@gmx.com mailto:g@gmx.com wrote: I think, but I am not quite sure, startx for lxde is startlxde Well, I didn't get a chance to find out. I did another apt-get update/upgrade, like I

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] WARNING: X-server breakage coming soon to a computer near you

2010-08-13 Thread Goh Lip
of the current release series, but support in the legacy drivers is not considered a particularly high priority so don't expect it any time soon. /quote So please watch out. Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] /etc/apt/source.list.d

2010-08-28 Thread Goh Lip
On 08/29/2010 02:49 AM, kosaidpo wrote: i've upgraded to maverick and i have some issues on this directory so please if anynone is on maverick can send me this Directory /etc/apt/source.list.d Do you mean /etc/apt/source.list? Then here it is http://paste.ubuntu.com/485240/ Regards - Goh

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] /etc/apt/source.list.d

2010-08-29 Thread Goh Lip
-additional drivers. Make sure you set save to X configuration file at the Nvidia settings when installed. Good luck. - Goh Lip -- ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] extra grub entry

2010-09-14 Thread Goh Lip
kernel, especially for non-final versions, like Maverick 10.10. Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More help

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] UI in French?

2010-09-23 Thread Goh Lip
upgrades (as in 2.6.35-22-generic from 2.6.35-21-generic), does that keep that too? If not, how to endure it does or at least how to make sure the new kernel boots up the next time? Regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] UI in French?

2010-09-23 Thread Goh Lip
an idea. I'll have to give it a try next time. - My Lubuntu is a 'real install' on a usb stick, but I am not complaining! It is far far better than a live stick. Thanks and regards - Goh Lip ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] UI in French?

2010-09-23 Thread Goh Lip
On Thursday 23,September,2010 09:36 PM, Gilles wrote: Apparently, the kernel (vmlinuz + possibly initrd.(lz/gz)) live outside the live root file system filesystem.squashfs, so must be copied manually in \casper after mounting the USB key in the running Lubuntu. I'd also like to know if the

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] UI in French?

2010-09-23 Thread Goh Lip
another usb to install to) BTW, does someone know exactly how initrd.(gz|lz) is built? Am I correct in thinking it's just grabbing everything in /lib/modules/ and compressing them in a single file? That, is too technical for me, and I wouldn't know, sorry. :) Regards - Goh Lip

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] UI in French?

2010-09-23 Thread Goh Lip
On Thursday 23,September,2010 10:30 PM, Goh Lip wrote: Giles, if you need further information, please let us know. Ah, I've found an old post that might help... http://www.mail-archive.com/lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net/msg01347.html Regards - Goh Lip

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] BUG: 10.10 Beta1: MAJOR GRUB ISSUE

2010-09-23 Thread Goh Lip
and update it without success. Also tried and failed with the Vista bootrec commands. Pierre, there is a post in Ubuntu mailing list with a similar problem On 21 September 2010 21:28, Goh Lip g@gmx.com wrote: Colin, instead of using (hd0,x) as done earlier, for a permanent more

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] plymouth

2010-10-01 Thread Goh Lip
;) not to mention from other people as well. Anyways, a simple solution to circumvent this while it is being sorted out in 'pre-release' versions is to delete the 'splash' in the kernel (linux) line of the grub menu. Hope this helps. - Goh Lip

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Lubuntu on Intel and i586

2010-10-15 Thread Goh Lip
generate the usb OS menu with update-grub (with the stick attached). Regards - Goh Lip -- ___ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop Post to : lubuntu-desktop@lists.launchpad.net Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~lubuntu-desktop More

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] drop box

2010-12-28 Thread Goh Lip
are not developers BTW, subvert what could be a good system, is defeatist and counter productive, not to mention unlinuxlike. I hope you can rise above these petty grouses and look forward to hearing more from you. Take care - Goh Lip -- ___ Mailing list