Ubuntu – vlan & bridge configuration

1. Install VLAN package on your computer:

sudo apt-get install vlan

2. Edit your /etc/network/interfaces file so it would contain the following: # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet loopback

# This is a list of hotpluggable network interfaces. # They will be activated automatically by the hotplug subsystem. auto vlan4 auto […]

ubuntu X display no title bar

This is because there’s problem btw the nvidia driver and the Compiz Fusio

Add the below options in xorg.conf :

Section “Device” Identifier “Device0” Driver “nvidia” VendorName “NVIDIA Corporation” BoardName “Quadro NVS 280 SD” BusID “PCI:1:0:0” Option “RenderAccel” “true” Option “Allow GLXWithCompostite” Option “AddARGBGLXVisuals” “True” Screen 0 EndSection

Ubuntu – a first try

Have installed Ubuntu desktop 9.10 on an old Dell Precision 450 which I plan to use it to replace my old Fedora 8 Linux desktop. I have been a fan of RedHatLinux/CentOS/Fedora for a long time so haven’t tried Ubuntu since they are just different in installation method and management interface. All they just give […]