Third Long Term Support (LTS) release of Ubuntu. Released April 2010. It was supported until 9th May, 2013 on Desktops and will be supported until April 2015 on Servers. Codenamed "Lucid Lynx". You should only use this tag if your question is hardware or version-specific.

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Ubuntu 10.04LTS (Lucid Lynx) - Hard Disk Back Up [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 10.04LTS (Lucid Lynx) and have a 250 GB Hard Disk (ATA TOSHIBA MK2555GSX). It is mounted on a single device /dev/sda and use Master Boot Record Partitioning. When I am doing ...
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Running LaTeX via command line on Ubuntu server

On an Ubuntu 10 server (yes, not the latest version anymore), I would like to run LaTeX so that I can invoke the program via command line and pass .tex files to compile. Is this possible? TeX Live ...
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how to change setting for automatic shut down?

I want my server system to be kept on for always. I don't want it to shut down automatically. What is the setting commands for it? My server version is 10.04.4
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How to remove Python2.6 and get Python2.7 [closed]

Hello I am running Ubuntu 10.04 that have Python2.6 by default. I installed Python2.7 doing sudo add-apt-repository ppa:fkrull/deadsnakes sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install python2.7 But I ...
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how can I get /usr/lib32 on my 32-bit ubuntu?

how can I get /usr/lib32 on my 32-bit ubuntu ? This file is missing on my system.
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UBUNTU 10.04 installation [closed]

I want to install ubuntu 10.04 , I have downloaded its iso file, but wubi installer is missing from it, how can i install ubuntu ? or can I use wubi of 12.04 for installation?
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Upgraded from 8.04 to 10.04, cannot boot

I upgraded an old, handed down web server with a heavily customized wordpress website from 8.04 Server LTS to 10.04 Server LTS using a guide I found on Ubuntu. This seemed to go fine. There were a few ...
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consolidation of html files with their folders

I am a linux newbie and I've been searching for an answer to this question for a long time, and I just don't know how to find it. Is there a way to associate saved html files with their "files" ...
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Held broken packages in Ubuntu 10.04 [duplicate]

I was upgrading from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 12.04 but my upgrade paused on libc6-dev for around 2 hours. I rebooted my system and now I'm getting you have held broken packages. I've tried looking ...
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Cannot open mailbox /var/mail/USER: Permission denied No mail for USER

When i run the command. su - fmaster mail I get the error: Cannot open mailbox /var/mail/fmaster: Permission denied No mail for fmaster also i sign in as fmaster. terminal -> mail. ...
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How do I control the vmem when forking, as I'm getting different results on 10.04 lts and 12.04 lts? [closed]

Expected behavior (Ubuntu 10.04 LTS): mike@boontoo10:~$ java -version java version "1.6.0_45" Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_45-b06) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 20.45-b01, ...
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Why are old distributions not partially supported indeffinetely if this is very inexpensive?

I have an old computer, which runs Ubutu 10.04 LTS. There were numerous problems with drivers when trying 12.04, so I rolled back to 10.04, and am scared now to try something new as not to ruin the ...
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Install Ubuntu 13.04 from Ubuntu 10.04

I Use Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.04 (Dual Boot). Two days ago I Download Ubuntu 13.04 from Ubuntu's Website and try to install Inside windows using wubi.exe. But there is no choice for "Install Inside ...
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Installing Atheros ar9845

I'm trying to install atheros ar9845 with Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (32-bit), what are my options to make it work. I have tried: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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Couldn't find package phablet-tools [closed]

I am trying to install Ubuntu Touch on my Galaxy Nexus from 32-bit Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (not sure if that may be a possible reason) and after adding the repository I seem to get stuck installing the ...
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How to upgrade directly to 12.10 from 10.04? [duplicate]

How to upgrade directly to 12.10 (or latest) from 10.04. When i try to upgrade to 10.10, it gets following error. Failed to fetch Fetching the upgrade failed. There may be a network problem I'm ...
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How to open a GUI program using a remote connection (ssh)? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu/gnome (10.04) to remotely connect to two (slightly different) embedded systems running Ubuntu (12.04). I use the following command for connection: ssh -X -l username 192.168.1.blah ...
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PHP API not matching

I need to enable a module installed on my system. I have installed PHP 5.4 from ondrej's repository couple of months ago ago and now I have compiled ODBTP module from the source. Unfortunately, if ...
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Virtualbox suddenly doesn't connect to networks

I've had Lucid Lynx (I think that's ubuntu 10.4LTS) running on VirtualBox V4.2. for about 6 moths already running on Win7 host OS. I've never had any issues with internet connectivity so far, but ...
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use 10.04 Desktop on 12.04 or 13.04

How can I use the GOOD desktop (Pull downs at top, screen switch lower right, lower info ribbon) from 10.04 on 12.04 or 13.04??? The Jitter strip on the left is terrable!!! any info ro nane of desktop ...
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Install a more recent version of git on a LTS

I can't upgrade my lucid lynx 10.04 LTS because newer distributions of ubuntu don't work on that computer. I need to install a git version 1.7.10 for credential management. Git version is 1.7.0.4 on ...
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kernel panic after removing files from full boot folder [closed]

On my Acer Aspire 7720Z laptop, running Ubuntu Lucid Lynx I got the message that the boot folder was full. Looking around posts, I figured out it contained more files than I needed. So I deleted ...
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upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04

I am using Ubuntu 10.04.3, now I want to upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04.2 as some software's which I need for my academic purpose can't be installed in this version. I have a problem upgrading through the ...
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why is source command not being run in .bashrc

I have a source command which i have to manually run every time I open a new terminal. source /opt/ros/groovy/setup.bash Thus I added the command into the .bashrc file. However the does not seem to ...
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Ubuntu wlan drivers installation. (NETWJORK W522U and ZyXEL AWD 2205) ubuntu 10.04

At beginning I must to say I'm sorry for my bad English. I have both of the wlan adapters and I tried to install drivers but they are not doing anything. There are what I had do: I bought Zyxel ...
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GNOME/GDM not starting

NOTE: While working through my issue and documenting it I discovered the solution, but have decided to post this in case another person has the same/similar issue (see bottom)... After uninstalling ...
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Files in home folder get copied to desktop [closed]

In my ubuntu 10.04 pc the files that are stored in /home/myusername folder gets copied to Desktop automatically. When I delete the files in Desktop the files from home directory is also deleted. But I ...
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How can I enable two installed versions of Ubuntu to use a common swap space?

I have an Acer Aspire One AO751H, and I've got two Ubuntu versions on it: 10.04.4 LTS Netbook Edition (which I keep around mainly because I really like the user interface) and 12.04.2 LTS. I have ...
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Installing python modules to non-default interpreter [Ubuntu 10.04]

I had python 2.6 as default interpreter. I installed 2.7 and I can use it via command line #>python2.7 ... Now I want to install some modules [PyMongo, MySqlDB etc.] using pip to this new version. ...
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How can I get newer boost packages than my distro's repos contain?

I'm developing on a system that's running Lucid 10.04.4 LTS. I can't do a complete release upgrade in order to get access to newer packages, although I do have sudo so I can otherwise muck about as ...
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how to upgrade ubuntu 10.04 LTS to ubuntu 13.04 without internet?

No internet,NO cd/dvd rom, only USB. I have no idea how to upgrade the system. Any one can tell?
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Help with ssh between machines on local network [duplicate]

I have two machines on my local network (both with Ubuntu 10.04) and I want to ssh (and rsync) between them. The two machines have fixed IPs 192.168.0.15 and ...17 Both computers frequently ssh ...
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Would 12.04 work well on my VAIO with single core 1.86GHz Centrino and 1GB RAM? [closed]

Used to run on 10.04, dualbooted. Hard drive got replaced and now I have a blank piece of paper to work with. What system do you recommend? My laptop: Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270 CPU: 1.86 GHz Pentium M ...
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Downloading older versions of Ubuntu [closed]

I need to get Ubuntu 10.04 version. Where can I find it online?
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How to undo an ssh-copy-id?

I have a 2 node hadoop cluster. I ran this command on the master: $ssh-copy-id -i /home/hadoop/.ssh/id_rsa.pub hadoop@192.168.1.1 How can I undo this? I would actually like to reassign the key. ...
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Can't download packages in Ubuntu 10.04 [duplicate]

Somebody help me. I have been going crazy for two days since I formatted my PC and reinstalled the only version of Ubuntu that I had on CD (10.04). I can't install any packages from the Ubuntu ...
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How to get ubuntu 10.04 live cd for 64 bit pc

can anybody give me a link for downloading Ubuntu 10.04 live cd/dvd for 64 bit desktop pc
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How to find a zombie process after reboot?

I take a lot of time trying to connect to a Ubuntu Server, but when I finally did that I got this message: => There is 1 zombie process. I reboot it immediately but now I don't know how to find ...
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“No installable Kernel was found in the defined APT sources”

I'm trying to install an old ubuntu-10.04.4-server-amd64.iso on a custom machine, which uses a vortex86 processor. The installation works fine, but it can't install a kernel. "No installable ...
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How to get the latest firefox on 10.04 after EOL? [duplicate]

I have a 10.04 desktop that has FireFox 13 installed. Whenever a new version came out it was updating, but after switching the sources list to the archive sources for 10.04 end of life, apt-get claims ...
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10.04 LTS Patches [closed]

I need a pointer to where I can download the latest patch set for 10.04 LTS. Also, a good pointer to the documentation for patch management under ubuntu would be very helpful.
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Disappearing and reappearing ethernet connection

I have internet via ethernet cable plugged in directly into my desktop machine; windows and ubuntu on the same machine. The problem is that after loggin in internet is working (though the speed is ...
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Best ubuntu flavor for my system? [duplicate]

I am pretty new to Ubuntu and Linux in general. I have a Dell Mini 10 with 1gb of RAM. Would like to know if it would be able to run Ubuntu 10.04 without any issues/lag or should I settle for ...
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Upgrade did not complete successfully

The upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04 was interrupted prior to completion. What can I do to get my Ubuntu operating system working again.
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Painlessly updating from Ubuntu 10.04 to 11.04 or 11.x

Is there a way to update from 10.04 to 11.04? I see an option to update to 12.04 LTS but I would rather keep it 11.04 because the new UI is terrible :) It's because of nvidia drivers and failing to ...
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How to modify panels in Ubuntu 13.04?

English version: I've installed Gnome on my Ubuntu 13.04, since I prefer it over Unity. Unlike 10.04, I can't right-click the upper and lower panels, and I can't find a way to remove the upper panel ...
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How to get 12.04 native theme after upgrade from 10.04 with /home unformated

I had 10.04 with /home on its own partition. I then freshly installed 12.04 while retaining /home. The whole process went perfectly well. But my desktop still retains a gnome-like look. I know it has ...
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How to `apt-get dist-upgrade` an Asus EeePC 1005HA using Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS Netbook Edition? [duplicate]

I have a Asus laptop with Ubuntu Can I upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 without deleting everything. And without using an ISO.
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Does upgrading Ubuntu risk the loss of important data?

I currently use Ubuntu 10.04, and I want to upgrade it to version 12.04 (and then, maybe, to 13.04). I can do it via Upgrade Manager, but I'm worried that my important files (which are in the home ...
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KDbg on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS [closed]

I wanted a good debugger gui for gdb and found that KDbg is the best one. When I tried searching for it in Synaptic Package Manager I could not found it, then after a bit of googling found out that it ...