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|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Nony1: 5:48pm On Dec 03, 2016|
Please i need a cheap fairly used UK HP laptop with the spec.:4gb ram, 750gbhdd, core15, good battery.
If available in Lagos kindly let me know.
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Techvillz(m): 1:52pm On Dec 19, 2016|
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|Re: Ubuntu Linux by stynhaq(m): 6:54pm On Dec 26, 2016|
I believe at some point it would fail, regardless of the hardware available because VBox does not yet support Nested Virtualization
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Craigston: 10:11pm On Dec 26, 2016|
stynhaq:I might try that someday, maybe after I upgrade my hardware.
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Gargoylesmiles(m): 8:49pm On Dec 27, 2016|
You will have to enter computer village and search for this spec.Its pretty tough to get exactly what you want tho, so I will advice you prioritize the key specs like processor and RAM, then you can settle for or upgrade other specs.
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Gargoylesmiles(m): 8:53pm On Dec 27, 2016|
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Dsdada: 10:54pm On Dec 27, 2016|
I just installed Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS distro on my Windows 10 OS Dell Inspiron Machine (upgraded from Windows 8.1 OS). My intention was to dual boot and be able to choose either Windows or Ubuntu at startup. I have been able to achieve my goal, albeit with some challenges:
1. I am unable to boot into Windows OS except I use the boot menu by pressing F12 at startup and use the Windows boot manager. If I don't do this, I'll automatically boot into Ubuntu. Pointers: I had to disable UEFI and use Legacy to be able to boot from USB to install Ubuntu. So Windows is set to boot from UEFI and Ubuntu from Legacy.
2. My battery reads "charging 0%" and as soon as the power source goes off, the laptop goes off too. I have tried recalibrating the battery, re-installing the battery driver and updating the driver, all to no avail.
A. How do I get to be able to choose the OS to boot from without using the boot menu? What do I need to do to make Ubuntu boot mode to change to UEFI (I understand that both OSes must be set to boot same way. I erroneously installed Ubuntu using Legacy instead of UEFI).
B. What else can I do to get my battery back?
Thank you in advance.
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by jaeyikeh(m): 1:46pm On Dec 30, 2016|
Try disabling legacy boot
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Dsdada: 7:42pm On Dec 30, 2016|
That will make my machine boot automatically to Windows. I need a repair that will enable me to be able to choose the OS I want without having to use the boot menu in F12 or F2
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by 4llerbuntu(m): 9:35am On Dec 31, 2016|
It's obvious the answer is to reinstall Ubuntu in UEFI.....
Wipe the Ubuntu partition in Windows. Reclaim the space. Make sure Windows is working fine as a sole boot in UEFI
Then try Install Ubuntu in UEFI
PS: u need to disable fast startup and properly shutdown windows before installing Ubuntu...
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Dsdada: 9:18pm On Dec 31, 2016|
@4llerbuntu, thank you for your insight. I'll look into that. Any help for my unyielding battery?
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by stynhaq(m): 11:58am On Jan 02|
I used this for my OpenSuSe Leap 42 sometime late 2015 and it's still working.
It should work for Ubuntu
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by stynhaq(m): 12:00pm On Jan 02|
I can't remember the exact package name, but there is a battery Management package for Ubuntu that solves this.
Just Google Power Management for Ubuntu
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by pcguru1(m): 1:05pm On Jan 02|
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by stynhaq(m): 5:24pm On Jan 02|
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Fulaman198(m): 6:43pm On Jan 02|
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by Toughluv(m): 8:17pm On Jan 16|
I am having issues running a Debian Server 8.6.0 on my newly installed Virtual Box 5.1.12-1124, but I keep getting the error message Attached .Kindly help look into this Thanks in anticipation
|Re: Ubuntu Linux by knaikky: 11:52pm On Jan 17|
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