Fixing optimal resolution with source kernel 3.8.2 and intel 3600/3650–Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)

The high resolution problem looks to have been fixed once and for all by developers with the introduction quantal quetzal 12.10 and cedartrail-drm driver in DKMS format (proprietary cedarview driver for GMA3600/3650) enabled source kernels. installing the latest intel Atom VGA drivers with a GMA3600/3650 graphics chipset using kernel sources 3.8.2 would need the following steps; NB in the kernel source version 3.7.9 ¬†GMA 3600/3500 … Continue reading Fixing optimal resolution with source kernel 3.8.2 and intel 3600/3650–Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)

Configuring Apache 2 Web Server on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)

This tutorial explains how to install and configure the Apache web server on Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin) Issue the following commands to make sure it is set properly: hostname hostname -f The first command should show your short hostname, and the second should show your fully qualified domain name (FQDN). Install Apache 2 Make sure your package repositories and installed programs are up to date … Continue reading Configuring Apache 2 Web Server on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)

Ubuntu 12.04 3600 GMA Driver for Intel (Cedarview)

There is a ppa repository with drivers for ubuntu 12.04 at http://ppa.launchpad.net/sarvatt/cedarview/ubuntu/ With the following steps, you can get accelerated X working with the Intel Cedarview Chipset on Ubuntu 12.04: To begin installing, open a terminal and just add the repository below to your apt sources list http://ppa.launchpad.net/sarvatt/cedarview/ubuntu/ to your APT: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:sarvatt/cedarview # Install the add-apt-key utility sudo apt-get install add-apt-key # Install … Continue reading Ubuntu 12.04 3600 GMA Driver for Intel (Cedarview)

LTSP: How To Select The Splash Screen in Ubuntu Lucid

  Change splash to Ubuntu sudo rm /etc/alternatives/default.plymouth sudo ln -s /lib/plymouth/themes/edubuntu-logo/edubuntu-logo.plymouth /etc/alternatives/default.plymouth in thin clients sudo rm /opt/ltsp/i386/etc/alternatives/default.plymouth sudo ln -s /opt/ltsp/i386/lib/plymouth/themes/edubuntu-logo.plymouth /opt/ltsp/i386/etc/alternatives/default.plymouth sudo rm /etc/alternatives/default.plymouth sudo ln -s /lib/plymouth/themes/kubuntu-logo/kubuntu-logo.plymouth /etc/alternatives/default.plymouth sudo apt-get remove ubuntu-desktop sudo update-grub sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop sudo apt-get remove ubuntu-desktop sudo update-grub install the edubuntu usplash theme in your chroot 2) run update-initramfs -u in your chroot 3) run … Continue reading LTSP: How To Select The Splash Screen in Ubuntu Lucid