Originally Posted by woofomg
I finally have Ubuntu 12.10 up and running. Thank you all for your comments. If you have anymore tips or suggestions please feel free to share.
Ubuntu 12.10 is will be end-of-life in a couple of days, about the time 14.04 will come out, so don't put too much work in customizing your system, you will have to do a fresh install in April anyways. Once you have 14.04 installed you are safe for another 5 years.