Made script for automatic evolution-ews plugin install. By default ubuntu 12.04 uses evolution 3.2.3 and there are no evolution-ews package in repository. Use evolution-ews plugin the same version as Your evolution mail client version.
Ubuntu 12.04 has crappy support for bussiness solutions. You can check MS exchange mail, synchronize calendar in evolution with evolution-ews which is missing in default repository. Exchange has to have owa enabled. Also default client on Ubuntu precise is thunderbird, which doesn’t have ability to use system provided calendar. How silly is that? Didn’t want to add external repositories, as it updates lots of packaged in system, and crappy apt-get doesn’t do its job to keep only one version!!! I needed only one small plugin, so why should I touch all default system, which suppose to be “stable”? Or You can search on internet for reliable repository, try search for all needed packets and include only them, but keep in mind, that newer evolution might require newer libraries, and Your system – older, so You may need to update lots of stuff. Don’t forget, that when You update evolution to… Read more >
When installing Ubuntu, and during install You choose to use wlan0 interface. On first system boot wireless becomes unmanaged, and You can’t choose wireless AP. solution is to edit file /etc/network/interfaces There should be lines like
iface wlan0 inet dhcp
delete those lines and reboot computer. Network manager will be able to control wifi.