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by dreamkatcha
05/12/2013, 23:36
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Is this still necessary in Linux Mint 16 Petra?
Replies: 0
Views: 4459

Is this still necessary in Linux Mint 16 Petra?

Hi,

You'd hope at some point the functionality of Samsung Tools would be incorporated into Linux by default. Are we there yet? I've just upgraded to Petra and was wondering if I should re-install this.
by dreamkatcha
17/01/2013, 23:08
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Running Ubuntu on a NP350E7C-A05UK Samsung laptop
Replies: 3
Views: 3943

Re: Running Ubuntu on a NP350E7C-A05UK Samsung laptop

Just thought I'd pop in to share another option I found here.

Unless we can find a way to associate the other F-keys in the same manner, you'd have to remember not to press the function key before you adjust the volume. Otherwise it works pretty well.
by dreamkatcha
17/01/2013, 0:13
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Running Ubuntu on a NP350E7C-A05UK Samsung laptop
Replies: 3
Views: 3943

Re: Running Ubuntu on a NP350E7C-A05UK Samsung laptop

Not ideal, but a good workaround for now. Thanks for the tip. :)
by dreamkatcha
09/01/2013, 20:20
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: HOWTO: Use the repository on *buntu 12.04 LTS and above
Replies: 33
Views: 117310

Re: HOWTO: Use the repository on *buntu 12.04 LTS

Thanks for letting me know. I was a bit confused when I was told that the part of the installation that enables the GUI preference pane had failed, yet I was able to use the GUI anyway. That explains it. The only problem I'm having now is with the sound adjustment buttons - they behave as though I'm...
by dreamkatcha
08/01/2013, 21:53
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: HOWTO: Use the repository on *buntu 12.04 LTS and above
Replies: 33
Views: 117310

Re: HOWTO: Use the repository on *buntu 12.04 LTS

Hi,

When I run 'sudo apt-get install samsung-laptop' I get the error:-

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to locate package samsung-laptop

Any ideas would be much appreciated, thanks.
by dreamkatcha
08/01/2013, 1:04
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Running Ubuntu on a NP350E7C-A05UK Samsung laptop
Replies: 3
Views: 3943

Running Ubuntu on a NP350E7C-A05UK Samsung laptop

Hi, I've followed the instructions to install the repository etc. but can't find Samsung Tools in the Software Centre. My main problem at the moment is that my fan is running constantly so I suspect my CPU is taking a hammering for no good reason. Is there any way to reduce the load on it? Next up, ...