I fixed this by replacing the built-in Ubuntu Hoary version 0. Reboot, again pressing F12 to select the second hard disk as your boot disk if necessary, and test your changes. This is based on a slightly obscure hint posted on UbuntuForums. If the internal hard disk and the second hard disk were both present, I wanted a boot menu that would let me choose whether to boot to Linux on the second hard disk or to Windows XP on the internal hard disk. Edit the file by removing the character at the beginning of the line that will look like this when the character is removed:. Please send any corrections to emendelson-at-compuserve-dot-com, or post them for everyone to see in the Linux forum at Thinkpads. I have this question too.

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Register Sign In Help. At least I could never find a way to make it find itself again. Two manual settings are crucially important.

My goal was this: I have not tried an alternate method which involves temporarily replacing the internal hard disk with the disk on which you want to install Linux, but that method reportedly works also. Client Security Solution 7.


Rescue and Recovery v3. ThinkVantage System Migration Assistant v5.

I will leave you to figure out the details. Audio driver for Windows NT 4. Ubuntu uses the Synaptic Package Manager to update itself; to make Synaptic easier to use, turn off the option that asks for the installation CD when adding packages and turn on the option that downloads “universe” packages that are not accdss supported by Ubuntu, but which are more or less essential for a finely-tuned computer.

Cheers, George In daily use: Scroll Lock indicator utility for Windows – ThinkPad Igm you do not intend to run that command, then add these strings by hand to the kernel line that launches Ubuntu and reboot. User32 Nov 2, I think the difference may be accwss the light goes on if the ThinkPad has Bluetooth installed; mine does not.

Shut down the laptop.

This page was compiled by Edward Mendelson. Atma Dec 5, See document for critical installation limitations – ThinkPad General Similar Threads – Restoring Access Button. As explained by Michael R Head in his post in this threadthe Ubuntu Hoary version of tpb does not support on-screen display OSD of the results of your actions.


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Start by exploring this hint posted on UbuntuForums. Radeon Mobilityetc. ThinkVantage Password Manager 4. Please send any corrections to emendelson-at-compuserve-dot-com, or post them for everyone to see in the Linux forum at Thinkpads.

Restoring the Access IBM Button on a T42

Save the file and reboot. Eliminate this delay by opening a terminal and entering:. Use this page only for information on the now-obsolete 5. Forums Knowledge Base Blogs. The kernel should be at the top of the list of boot options. Rescue and Recovery 4. In the terminal, enter this line:. Good luck and let us know. In a terminal, enter these commands:.

On my system, the wireless light on the panel below the screen never lights up under Ubuntu, but the light seems to work correctly on other people’s systems. TrackPoint driver for Windows – ThinkPad