Codenamed "Lucid Lynx", this is the third Long Term Support (LTS) release of Ubuntu. Released April 2010, and no longer supported since May 2013 on Desktops and April 2015 on Servers. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

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Reinstall Ubuntu with encrypted home directory?

I have Ubuntu 10.04 installed with encrypted home directory. /home is on a a separate partition. Can I just boot from a 10.10 CD, reformat / and install as usual? Should it work if I use the same ...
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Login failure after new install

I recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 on my MacBook. I have it running smoothly on here, but when I used the same disk to install Ubuntu on a friend's Dell Laptop it isn't working correctly. After the ...
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Enable Networking in VMWare

I just got myself an Ubuntu 10.04 Desktop CD. I pop it into my DVD drive (on my laptop which has Windows 7), run VMWare, install Ubuntu using Easy Install. So far, so good. But, now, internet does ...
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I can't install Tor on Ubuntu server [closed]

I have Ubuntu server 10.04 on virtualbox. I want to install Tor daemon and i am following this guide https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en I added these two lines in the sources file: deb ...
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Specify the time of daily log rotate

I noticed that daily log rotations which are listed under /etc/logrotate.d/ are executed in the morning around 6:40 am. This is clear from the beginning and ending of the log files. Can I customize ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 10.04 with 12.04 already installed

I have a machine with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Desktop installed and everything works find. I would like to install 10.04 LTS on a second partition. I tried booting from a 10.04 DVD through the BIOS. When ...
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Unable to turn on seamless mode in VirtualBox

I'm not able to switch to Seamless Mode in VirtualBox with Ubuntu 10.04 or 9.10 as guest OS's. I have tried the seamless mode with XP as guest OS, and it works absolutely fine. The host OS is Windows ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 broken package (build-essential)

I do know there are questions like mine, but I couldn't get it work reading their answers. I'm trying to install build-essential, but the package is broken, therefore I can't install the needed ...
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External microphone not working

gnome-volume-control does not recognise external hardware. My headphones work nonetheless, but an external microphone does not. External microphones used to work, but at times were temperamental - I ...
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Is there a way to automatically detect the 3G port without using wvdialconfig every time?

I am using 10.04 Server. I have a 3G wireless card, use the switch program which i get from the manufacturer, i can change the 3G card from USB storage mode to 3G modem mode, then following devices ...
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Hard drive overheating badly

My laptop's hard drive heats up quite badly. The regular operating range hovers around 42-44 Centigrade. It gets even worse when the screen is locked with temperatures shooting up to 50C. The casing ...
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Java console doesn't recognize arrow keys

I have some strange problems with a java console on my 10.04 server (it's actually the console of a minecraft-server, but I believe it's a general problem and not something minecraft specific): arrow ...
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haproxy doesn't start

Installed a new Ubuntu 10.04 server and logging in as root I installed haproxy using apt-get. I can run haproxy directly as a daemon but when I do /etc/init.d/haproxy start nothing happens.. not even ...
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How to find zombie process?

System information as of Fri Mar 9 19:40:01 KST 2012 System load: 0.59 Processes: 167 Usage of /home: 23.0% of 11.00GB Users logged in: 1 Swap usage: 0% ...
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grub update making automated install stuck

I am following these instructions- https://help.ubuntu.com/community/AutomaticSecurityUpdates on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Server 64 bit. The problem is that when the update script is executed, it gets stuck ...
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Which hard disk drive is which?

I want to know which hard disk drive corresponds to which device path. It's trivial to match the hard disk stats (brand, size) with the dev path, but I want more. I want to know which drive is which ...
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host is able to resolve a hostname, ssh isn't

I'm trying to connect from a 10.04 system to a 12.04 system via SSH. Strangely enough the rules in resolv.conf seem to take effect only selectively, which leaves me puzzled. Observe: [2] user@mach:~$ ...
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Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 halts on bcmwl-kernel-source(i386)?

I've read through the relevant posts, and don't find an answer. Problem: I install from disk Ubuntu 14.04.LTS 32-bit. At boot, Ubuntu gives a wireless error [81.275055] b43-phy0 ERROR: Firmware ...
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Problem with Synaptic when “reloading” [duplicate]

I pressed the "Reload" button on Synaptic and got the following error: Could not download all repository indexes The repository may not be available or could not contact him by network ...
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libbluetooth-dev i386 on amd64

I have a 10.04 ubuntu amd64 vm that I use as a build machine. I'm using the machine to build software for amd64, but I would also like to use it to build software for i386 (i.e. cross-compile). ...
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How do I know what physical drives/partitions are behind my /dev/mapper/isw_dghbbcaabe_RAID_Volume11?

This is a just upgraded Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS machine. The /dev/mapper/isw_dghbbcaabe_RAID_Volume11 is "new" to the upgrade but I don´t know what physical drives/partitions are included in the "device". ...
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Completely Remove Ruby + Rails + Gems?

I have messed up my ruby dev environment on Ubuntu 10.04. I need to install Ruby this time using RVM. What is the best possible way to remove: Ruby All Gems RubyGems From my machine, so that I ...
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ubuntu server 10.04 installation failed

I have installed based software find in ubuntu 10.04 lts server but not able to install software and grub. I get an error " Installation setup failed" .repeatedly same error. Pl. help
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On what date does Ubuntu Server 10.04 reach end of life (EOL)?

I was planning some migration and started to look around for exactly when Ubuntu Server 10.04 goes EOL. But all I can find is the month. Is there any official or unofficial date set to when Ubuntu ...
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Login timed out after 60 seconds

Booting server Ubuntu 10.04, no GUI installed, only console, inputing correct username, receiving "Login timed out after 60 seconds.". after around a minute with no password prompt. Trying with ...
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please help installing missing pkgs [closed]

I tried to install exploration software for multirobot but i got many errors regarding dependency problems i tried several times to install them but I couldnot could anyone help me please thanks ...
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Getting Processor Information

I have just ran lshw to get some information about a machine I know nothing about, and I just wanted to confirm something. Does this basically mean it is a dual core 64 bit processor that is ...
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xubuntu upgrade 10.04 -> 10.10 still running? [duplicate]

I started an upgrade of Xubuntu from 10.04 to 10.10 through the software center. During the upgrade my desktop went into safe mode and after relogging the upgrade window does not show any messages. ...
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Open or convert .cdr files?

I have a scanned image, and it's in Corel Draw (.cdr) format (~6mb). Is there a way to open it, or convert it to something that I can manage? I tried http://filespazz.com/ a few times, but it didn't ...
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Nautilus File Search is not working

Nautilus File Search is not working. It is as simple as that. Nothing is ever found.. Nothing happens... (Nautilus 2.30.1, on Lucid 10.04) The same version of Nautilus running in a VM works fine, ...
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Printing slow since upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 14.04

Hope someone can help here - I've been struggling with this for a while. Since I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, printing in general has been extremely slow. I manage to compare ...
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Upgrade from 10.04 to 14.04 ubuntu desktop

I am running 10.04 ubuntu version and since it's out dated now, I want to switch to 14.04. Can I upgrade to 14.04 from 10.04 or do I have to re-install the distribution. Also my ubuntu 10.04 is a 32 ...
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Setting up NFS client shows “local domain name not set” error

I'm having trouble configuring the machine to use nfs. I have installed autofs, and tried to configure it. But the problem is that the configuration I use on OpenSuSe machines isn't working. First ...
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After upgrade to 10.10, mediawiki on postgres is broken

I upgraded to Ubuntu 10.10 from 10.04. 90% of the upgrade was ok but my Ubuntu-apache2-postgres-8.4 - mediawiki1.16 does not work anymore. Is there a bug in the postgres client or in php5 pg?
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When Theme install I get an error:This script can not be ran with Administrative Privileges

Dialog msg-->then try again.You may need to reboot.installation will now abort... This script can not be ran with Administrative Privileges. The script elevates on its own. Please run the script with ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 server enterprise cloud installation problem

I want to develop a private cloud. I found Ubuntu Server 10.04 eucalyptus enterprise edition. I have taken a Lenevo computer with ATA hard drive, 4 GB ram and something called intel(r) 82597 NIC. ...
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fGate: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/libQtOpenGL.so.4: undefined symbol

I installed gent4 gate in Ubuntu 10.04 and found this error: jakoma@jakoma-laptop:~$ fGate fGate: symbol lookup error: /usr/lib/libQtOpenGL.so.4: undefined symbol: ...
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installing exfat-fuse: Error: can't find signing_key_fingerprint

I have a samsung evo 64gb, which has apparently been formatted with the microsoft exfat filesystem. I wish to mount it on an ubuntu 10.04 system. There are many responses in respect of how to do ...
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How can I change the wireless pasword from the terminal?

Hello I've recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 and entered a wrong password for my apartment's wireless network. Upon entering the network options to edit the password it will allow me to delete it and ...
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Can I run 12.04 on this netbook? [duplicate]

So, my laptop died. I have an old netbook. It has Ubuntu 10.04, and the upgrade manager says I can install 12.04. My question is, will this netbook run smoothly with it? Also, will it support newer ...
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Deja Dup Restore

I am trying to restore my laptop via a Deja Dup backup taken in July 2014. The OS version is my favourite (10.04). The original backup was successful and is stored on an external drive.I have had to ...
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Can't use wireless internet through USB

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx). I want to use wireless Internet on Ubuntu and thus need to install Idea Net Setter(ISP) for the same. In the USB drive I can find some files, one of the files read ...
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Disk by UUID not detected (initramfs), boot failure

I am unable to boot my lucid, with the built in boot shell giving out this error: Update 1 This error occured after I updated my 2.6.32-26 version kernel and booted directly in winodows. The ...
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Problem With the Digital Signature Very Important

We are using Ubuntu 10.04 and we have our internet portal that purpose we require digital certificate for authentication. We are using Firefox 24.0. The certificate shows in Firefox's preferences but ...
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Wake from hibernate on ssh request

Is there a feature (or aptitude package) in Ubuntu 10.04 that will wake my computer up from standby when it gets an ssh (or other webrequest). I've been trying to put my computer in hibernate/standby ...
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Cannot mount USB, Ubuntu 10.04

Using my Vodafone WebBook running Ubuntu 10.04, it suddenly stopped showing USB when inserted. I tried using another USB device, even a mouse. This also didn't work. Charging my phone via USB also ...
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can not restart samba

I installed samba sudo apt-get install samba. then I made configuration but when i write : sudo /etc/init.d/samba restart message appears " command not found " and when I write ls /etc/init.d I ...
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Installing Python Module with Boost

I am trying to install a computer vision program via python setup.py install but it returns /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lboost_python-mt-py26 Now I run the following command dpkg -l ...
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Building a Python Module Problem

I am having the following issue and am not sure how to fix. I do not know what linking is but I hear it's related to the problem. I'm trying to set up a python module: First I call in the directory ...
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virtualization, guest Network settings error

I have the following situation, I have a virtualization environment, the host is Ubuntu Host information: uname -a Linux asic 2.6.32-38-generic #83-Ubuntu SMP Wed Jan 4 11:12:07 UTC 2012 x86_64 ...