Category: Kubuntu

Enabling Trim Support in (K)ubuntu

I have purchased two SSDs so far. The first, an Intel X25-V series, was somewhat of a performance disappointment.  It really didn't perform much bette ...

VirtualBox Network Drivers Crap Out After Kernel Upgrade

It never fails, I need to fire up VirtualBox to do something in Windows and I get a dialog box about it not being able to find the right driver.  I kn ...
Where’s My KDE Dialogs In Firefox

Where’s My KDE Dialogs In Firefox

When I upgraded to Kubuntu Lucid Lynx, they promised: Firefox now integrates better with KDE, providing native KDE file dialogs as well as respecti ...

No Sound In Boxee

The main reason I upgraded my Myth boxes was so that I could use Boxee.  I first tested it out on my main computer running Kubuntu 10.04 and everythin ...

WOL Causes Reboot Instead Of Shutdown

For a while my computer has had the annoying habit of rebooting whenever I tell it to shutdown.  That doesn't sound so bad does it?  What it means is ...

Sound in DOSBox

I installed DOSBox on a Kubuntu Karmic machine to play The Incredible Machine, but I couldn't get the sound working.  I read a ton of forum posts abou ...

Installing SongBird On Kubuntu Karmic

First let me just let me say that Amarok 2 blows!  Why they screwed up such a great program is beyond me.  You can always install Amarok 1.4, but why ...