[ubuntu-uk] Scambled screen & Beginning Ubuntu

James Milligan lake54 at lake54.com
Sun May 31 16:38:44 BST 2009

Can only say +1 to the live cd. It's invaluable for me at the moment  
till I can fix my windows pc.

Unfortunately I don't think I can help, although there is something in  
that book about scrambled screens. Try looking in the index for it.


James Milligan
lake54 at lake54.com

On 31 May 2009, at 15:49, Greg Herdman <gherdman at toucansurf.com> wrote:

> Hi Everyone,
> I too can vouch for Keir Thomas & Jaime Sicam's book - although it
> hasn't got me out of my scrambled scren 'hole' yet, it was a real
> support while I was styarting out on the Linux road. Add to that the
> Live user mode on the DVD which is still in use until I can summon up
> the courage to reinstall the whole shooting match.
> The scrambled screen issue is still fouling up my
> all-singing-al;l-dancing use of Ubuntu, but Live user from the DVD  
> is a
> real get-you-home utility; I can access my hard drive, print, access
> removable media and go online - all from the DVD. I've just not made  
> use
> of e-mail access since everything has to be reconfigured every time  
> the
> system is started. As a promotional tool - to show non-believers how
> Ubuntu looks and works - Live user is a gem.
> Any more hints on my scrambled screen issue would be much appreciated!
> Greg
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