gnome-power-manager battery status missing

I had an ugly issue with my current gutsy setup. The power manager did not recognise my battery state of my laptop. I was googling around to see that there are lots of people having the same problem. I finally found a resolution for this issue. Install the sysv-rc-conf utility using synaptic or apt-get. Afterwards [...]

WARNING With distribution upgrade from feisty to gutsy

Hi out there! I experienced some problems making the distribution upgrade from feisty to gutsy. The wu-ftp package could not be downloaden what I quit with a CTRL+C command in the command line. The download of all packages finished ok except for the wu-ftp package. The installtion process proceeded and when trying to install wu-ftp [...]