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Entries for date "May 2014"

Dell Sputnik XPS 13 touchpad settings not working in updated ubuntu/mint.

OK, After troubleshooting this for several days, i finally found the solution here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1296743 Symptoms are: Touchpad works, but no settings work... scroll, disable tap to click, disable touchpad while typing... none of these settings work or save.  Drives me CRAZY. Anyway:   1. Open /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf in your favorite text...
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fix black background in evolution under certain gtk3 themes.

Go into .local/share/themes/$theme_name/gtk-3.0/  and add this to the bottom of gtk.css: /***************************** * FIX EVOLUTION BLACK EMAIL * *****************************/ GtkWindow { color: @theme_fg_color; background-color: @theme_bg_color; } GtkPaned { color: @theme_fg_color; /* Evolution sets the background color of its mail window to the background * color of entries, but cannot handle...
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