Nathan Bahn nathan.bahn at
Fri Jul 23 03:42:04 UTC 2010

On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 12:47 PM, kayode idode <kaymary4u at>wrote:

>  I am new to ubuntu and for that matter, linux OS. I have two systems on
> which I have ubuntu currently installed, one in the office and my laptop at
> home.
> The problems I have been having is that I have not been able to play any
> music files or video files using the ubuntu OS. The system at home has no
> internet connection. The one in the office has both Win 7 and Ubuntu
> installed but I cannot seem to ever get the network to work whenever I am in
> the Ubuntu OS. The network card interface shows connected, I can even view
> the local network domain but I cannot seem to go online. The domain uses a
> windows sbs server 2008 server for its dhcp and dns. could that be a
> problem?
> I would be very grateful if you could help me out on installing vlc player
> offline. And also, how do I make sure that the "universe" is up and running
> in the /etc/apt/sources.list file?
> Thanks as I anxiously await your reply to these issues. Any good,
> exhaustive manual that you have and which addresses these issues will be
> graetly appreciated if I could have them.
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kayode idode--
What versions of Ubuntu do you have on your machines?
Please avoid sending me Word or PowerPoint attachments.
See & (Nathan Bahn)
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