Entries from August 2011

Ubuntu 10.04 Server ACPI/APM Support

Date August 17, 2011

Advance Configuration and Power Interface (ACPI) or APM ( Advance Power Management ) support for Ubuntu 10.04 was not installed by default after server installation.  I needed this so that during power outage I can just press the power button to automatically shutdown the PC. sudo aptitude install acpi acpi-support apmsudo aptitude install acpi acpi-support […]

Enable Built-in Intel 82579 Based Ethernet Card in Intel DH61WW Motherboard under Ubuntu 10.04 Server LTS

Date August 7, 2011

82579 based Ethernet network cards are only supported in Kernel 2.6.36 and up, thus Ubuntu 10.04 LTS will not have out-of-the-box support for the network card. I needed this to work since I’ll be using this as my server and 11.04 is not LTS, I have no choice. To fix this with the motherboard I have from […]