I’m not a fan of installing and using operating system on VMWare, nevertheless I found out that this guy has made a great tutorial on how to install Windows Vista on Ubuntu using VMWare
Check his website out : Install Windows Vista in Ubuntu, I know some of my friends would be excited by this.
Some people asked me about why automatic update hasn’t kicked in their Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon. After investigating, I found out that this problem only affects a small portion of Ubuntu users that perform fresh Ubuntu installation on their computer.
It seems that in Gutsy, the installer choose to enable CDROM package installation by the default and this might has an effect to automatic update. To remedy this problem, you need to go to System->Software Sources and uncheck the “CDrom with Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy Gibbon” option and check all the other options.
Your will be able to receive automatic update after that!
This is an update from previous post, Ubuntu Feisty Fawn does not work on Compaq v3521.
Seems that my friend is able to install Gutsy Gibbon on his relatively new Compaq v3521 laptop without needing additional drivers or tweak.
So the obvious solution to the previous problem is easy! Just install Gutsy Gibbon!
While Ubuntu Mobile and Embedded Edition isn’t quite ready yet, seems to me somebody tries to get creative by posting this video on Youtube.
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Ubuntu on Sony Ericsson P990i
Meanwhile, here’s the correct video that shows the current progress of Ubuntu Mobile and Embedded Edition UI.
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