[Touch-packages] [Bug 1831495] [NEW] LVM pauses for a long time during boot for a "Generic- SD/MMC/MS PRO" with no media inserted

2019-06-03 Thread Chris Rainey
Public bug reported: Boot time is greatly impacted by a media detection timer for a SD/MMC card reader with no media inserted. DEVICE: [1.857492] scsi host6: usb-storage 1-9:1.0 [1.857539] usbcore: registered new interface driver usb-storage [1.858178] usbcore: registered new

[Touch-packages] [Bug 48734] Re: Home permissions too open

2019-05-24 Thread Chris Rainey
It has been my experience, lately, that individuals or families sharing a computer have a single login account, i.e. "Family", etc.. This is probably due to the perception by such simple-needs $USER's or their family I.T. guru, that--it is the easiest way to overcome the reasonable and appropriate

[Touch-packages] [Bug 48734] Re: Home permissions too open

2019-05-24 Thread Chris Rainey
If I invite you into my house(physical), then I don't expect you to go through my filing cabinets or closets, when I'm not looking, without explicitly giving you those "permissions(0755)". "Good fences make good neighbours" and "Locks keep out only the honest" are equally true. Placing

[Touch-packages] [Bug 48734] Re: Home permissions too open

2019-05-20 Thread Chris Rainey
Whoa...Robbie, I'm just looking out for all the new user's and admin's that are coming in from other platforms that could reasonably be surprised by this and not Unix/Linux veteran's who broke their teeth with vi on Slackware, etc.. Believe it or not, with WSL-2 and other notable advancements of

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1829624] Re: Default permissions(0755 / umask=0022) allow other users to access files behind a password protected user account after login

2019-05-20 Thread Chris Rainey
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 48734 *** https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/48734 ** Information type changed from Private Security to Public -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to adduser in Ubuntu.

[Touch-packages] [Bug 48734] Re: Home permissions too open

2019-05-20 Thread Chris Rainey
Wow! Approaching 13-years and counting on this bug. Neat. Desktop Linux: The principle of least astonishment (POLA) should _always_ be priority-one with Security. Open $HOME's are a surprise to me and everyone I know. Now that cloud storage has taken the desktop users of the world by storm, is

Re: [Touch-packages] [Bug 1727908] Re: Software & Updates application does not permit changes on the "Other Software" tab

2019-03-20 Thread Chris Rainey
I find that primary(left-clicking) up to 15 or 20+ times _eventually_ spawns the pkexec-gui box. On Wed, Mar 20, 2019 at 9:26 AM Bjoern H. <1727...@bugs.launchpad.net> wrote: > I have this issue both in 18.10 and 19.04. Using arrows and space does > not work, the only workaround I've found is

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1809044] Re: DVD playback error: unable to play . . . DVD source is required . . .

2019-02-01 Thread Chris Rainey
[SOLVED] Just needed to: $ sudo apt install gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad I'm not sure why this isn't included in the restricted-extras or libdvd-pkg depends? ** Summary changed: - DVD playback error: unable to play . . . DVD source is required . . . + [SOLVED] DVD playback error: unable to

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1002978] Re: [meta-bug] Inverted Internal microphone (phase inversion)

2018-12-28 Thread Chris Rainey
@David Henningsson (diwic): we haven't heard from you on this bug in over 3-years. If you are still tracking this issue here and would like to keep doing so, please change the 'Status' of this bug to 'Confirmed'. Thanks! ** Changed in: alsa-driver (Ubuntu) Status: Confirmed => Incomplete

Re: [Touch-packages] [Bug 1809044] Re: DVD playback error: unable to play . . . DVD source is required . . .

2018-12-20 Thread Chris Rainey
$ dpkg -l | grep dvdcss ii libdvdcss-dev:amd64 1.4.2-1~local amd64library for accessing encrypted DVDs - development files ii libdvdcss2:amd64 1.4.2-1~local amd64library for accessing

Re: [Touch-packages] [Bug 1809044] Re: DVD playback error: unable to play . . . DVD source is required . . .

2018-12-19 Thread Chris Rainey
@Daniel: sorry . . . forgot to mention that ubuntu-restricted-extras(which depends on *-addons) _is_ installed. I also ensured that all other dependencies are installed according to: https://help.ubuntu.com/stable/ubuntu-help/video-dvd-restricted.html.en This definitely feels like a regression..

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1809044] Re: DVD playback error: unable to play . . . DVD source is required . . .

2018-12-19 Thread Chris Rainey
** Also affects: totem (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided Status: New -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to gstreamer1.0 in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1809044 Title: DVD playback error: unable

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1809044] [NEW] DVD playback error: unable to play . . . DVD source is required . . .

2018-12-18 Thread Chris Rainey
Public bug reported: Successful installation of libdvd-pkg and dpkg-reconfigure, afterwards, to complete compilation. Inserted known-good DVD and clicked on "Open in Videos" which launched the Totem player. Error msg: "Unable to play the file, DVD source is required, but is not installed."

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1787729] Re: [FAILED] Failed to start Process error reports when automatic reporting is enabled.

2018-12-06 Thread Chris Rainey
I just figured-out how to get "apport-autoreport.service", "whoopsie.service" & "systemd-networkd-wait-online.service" starting correctly on a networkd(netplan)-only(NetworkManager.service _disabled_ system) desktop which uses WiFi and a static-ip on Ubuntu 18.10 Desktop. I'm commenting here in

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1797649] Re: receive authentication canceled in terminal when changing options in "Other Software"

2018-11-16 Thread Chris Rainey
*WORKAROUND* in Ubuntu 18.10: $ sudo -i # software-properties-gtk -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to software-properties in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1797649 Title: receive authentication

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1797649] Re: receive authentication canceled in terminal when changing options in "Other Software"

2018-11-05 Thread Chris Rainey
Works as expected in Xubuntu 18.10. Must be something in the ubuntu- session policykit/PAM/systemd auth? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to software-properties in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1797649

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1797649] Re: receive authentication canceled in terminal when changing options in "Other Software"

2018-11-02 Thread Chris Rainey
I can confirm Brian's experience _and_ I'm not prompted for authentication when launching the .desktop file from ubuntu-session. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to software-properties in Ubuntu.

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1783328] Re: The option to select LTS notifications should be masked in non-LTS versions

2018-09-28 Thread Chris Rainey
** No longer affects: software-properties (Ubuntu) ** No longer affects: ubuntu-release-upgrader (Ubuntu) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to software-properties in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1783328

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1783328] Re: The option to select LTS notifications should be masked in non-LTS versions

2018-08-14 Thread Chris Rainey
** Also affects: update-manager (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided Status: New -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to software-properties in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1783328 Title: The option

Re: [Touch-packages] [Bug 1783328] Re: The option to select LTS notifications should be masked in non-LTS versions

2018-07-26 Thread Chris Rainey
Thanks, Brian. That sounds reasonable and would---in fact, accomplish what I _thought_ it was supposed to do when I was setting it on end-user installs so that I could expose features and functionality of a non-LTS version while assuming it would pause at the next LTS. I appreciate you feedback.

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1783328] Re: The option to select LTS notifications should be masked in non-LTS versions

2018-07-24 Thread Chris Rainey
** Also affects: software-properties (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided Status: New -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to software-properties in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1783328 Title: The

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1714518] Re: GTK+3 doesn't show FUSE/GVFS, smb (SMB/CIFS), sftp (SFTP/SSH) network shares in file chooser

2018-02-15 Thread Chris Rainey
Thanks @jbicha --- you are moving mountains in Ubuntu theses past few months! -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to gtk+3.0 in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1714518 Title: GTK+3 doesn't show FUSE/GVFS,

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1714518] Re: GTK+3 doesn't show FUSE/GVFS, smb (SMB/CIFS), sftp (SFTP/SSH) network shares in file chooser

2018-02-05 Thread Chris Rainey
Never mind, found it: https://bugs.launchpad.net/launchpad/+bug/1747469 Sorry for the SPAM! -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to gtk+3.0 in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1714518 Title: GTK+3 doesn't

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1714518] Re: GTK+3 doesn't show FUSE/GVFS, smb (SMB/CIFS), sftp (SFTP/SSH) network shares in file chooser

2018-02-05 Thread Chris Rainey
OK so I'm _really_ glad to see the work on this bug progressing and, as such, I've been attempting to "add myself" to this bug's "affected user" list. However, I have _not_ been able to do so for the past 2-weeks with the error message: "timeout, please try again later". Does anybody know

Re: [Touch-packages] [Bug 1686081] Re: If -synaptics is installed, GNOME Mouse & Touchpad Settings doesn't work

2018-01-30 Thread Chris Rainey
Awesome. Welcome to GNOME proper! On Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 3:35 PM Daniel Frost wrote: > Hm, some things you should not do in the middle of the night. :-( > > I have tried your code again today. It does work! > Touchpad works fine, settings are available. > > Yesterday, doing

Re: [Touch-packages] [Bug 1686081] Re: If -synaptics is installed, GNOME Mouse & Touchpad Settings doesn't work

2018-01-30 Thread Chris Rainey
@me ... remember to use the tags !! On Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 4:10 PM Chris Rainey <ckr...@gmail.com> wrote: > Awesome. Welcome to GNOME proper! > > > On Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 3:35 PM Daniel Frost <o...@frostinfo.de> wrote: > >> Hm, some things you should

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1686081] Re: If -synaptics is installed, GNOME Mouse & Touchpad Settings doesn't work

2018-01-29 Thread Chris Rainey
Hr ... curious. You can revert my code by reversing the action and reinstalling the -synaptics driver. Might be time for a clean-install? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to xorg in Ubuntu.

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1686081] Re: If -synaptics is installed, GNOME Mouse & Touchpad Settings doesn't work

2018-01-29 Thread Chris Rainey
@k-one, do the following: $ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get --auto-remove purge xserver-xorg- input-synaptics && sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-input-libinput $ reboot Fixed? -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1714518] Re: GTK+3 doesn't show FUSE/GVFS, smb (SMB/CIFS), sftp (SFTP/SSH) network shares in file chooser

2018-01-26 Thread Chris Rainey
@colin-colino Awesome! Thanks for your work on this. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to gtk+3.0 in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1714518 Title: GTK+3 doesn't show FUSE/GVFS, smb (SMB/CIFS), sftp

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1714518] Re: GTK+3 doesn't show FUSE/GVFS, smb (SMB/CIFS), sftp (SFTP/SSH) network shares in file chooser

2018-01-26 Thread Chris Rainey
In case any Ubuntu/GNOME Dev's are confused about the urgency of this and they don't work in a LAN/WAN-based environment: 1. Switching business users from MS Windows to Ubuntu Linux carries an expectation that they can still access LAN/WAN resources from the 'file chooser' dialogs(i.e. Chrome

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1690143] [NEW] More end-user friendly dialogs on crash notifications

2017-05-11 Thread Chris Rainey
Public bug reported: Please consider a less dramatic end-user notification for "problem" notifications. I'm transitioning long-time Microsoft Windows and some Apple Mac users to Ubuntu. Often, they are "change resistant" -- looking for any reason to claim that Ubuntu(Linux) is not "as good",

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1002978] Re: [meta-bug] Inverted Internal microphone (phase inversion)

2016-10-13 Thread Chris Rainey
WORKAROUND FOR GOOGLE HANGOUTS AUTO-ADJUST MICROPHONE BREAKS FIXES IN THIS BUG-REPORT: # Disable auto adjusting of gain on mic: # Edit as root: /usr/share/pulseaudio/alsa-mixer/paths/analog-input-internal-mic.conf # Edit as root: /usr/share/pulseaudio/alsa-mixer/paths/analog-input-mic.conf #

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1002978] Re: [meta-bug] Inverted Internal microphone (phase inversion)

2016-10-06 Thread Chris Rainey
Lenovo ideapad 300-17ISK https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/pulseaudio/+bug/1631043 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to alsa-driver in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1002978 Title: [meta-bug]

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1631043] [NEW] Internal microphone does not work due to phase inversion

2016-10-06 Thread Chris Rainey
Public bug reported: PulseAudio detects internal microphone but cannot receive any sound from it. WORK-AROUND: Issue command: $ pactl set-source-volume 1 0% 100% or "Install the pavucontrol application, start it and go to the "Input Devices" tab. Unlock the channels (there is a keylock

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1454868] Re: Ubuntu 15.04 Freezes Totally

2015-12-10 Thread Chris Rainey
To anyone that stumbles across this expired bug: "intel_idle.max_cstate=1" has solved my complete freeze issues on Bay Trail running Linux 4.1.13(Slackware64-current(pre-14.2) formerly running Ubuntu 15.04/15.10 with stock kernels). * Now tracking this bug here:

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1503731] [NEW] 15.04 freezes totally using Intel(i915) on BayTrail / ValleyView SoC(J2900 CPU)

2015-10-07 Thread Chris Rainey
Public bug reported: Behavior: Ever since I first installed 15.04 back in April/May on my new DELL Inspiron 3646: Handle 0x0001, DMI type 1, 27 bytes System Information Manufacturer: Dell Inc. Product Name: Inspiron 3646 I have experienced

[Touch-packages] [Bug 1454868] Re: Ubuntu 15.04 Freezes Totally

2015-09-30 Thread Chris Rainey
I'm having a similar problem using a DELL Inspiron 3646 with an Intel J2900 CPU. I'm having good results with the following settings: ALREADY TRIED: Disable VT-d(Intel Virtualization Technologies) in the BIOS /etc/default/grub: GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet intel_pstate=disable" then