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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Is there a recommended PPA for Ghostscript 9 on 10.04?

Recently we keep receiving PDFs that hang Ghostscript at 100% CPU when printed. Since at the office we are still on Lucid, I tried printing those same PDFs from a Precise VM as a test, and they work ...
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installing numpy for python 3.1.2 on Ubuntu 10.04

I have installed numpy for python 2.6.5. I want to use it for python 3.1.2 and I don't know how to install it. I'm new to ubuntu and I don't know how to install it from tar file. I am using Geany for ...
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Recovering Ubuntu with Lubuntu Live CD

My younger sister's computer suffered some major problems recently. The BIOS corrupted and attempted to load Ubuntu 10.04 in a way it shouldn't have. I'm not sure of the exact details, but the ...
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How do I install tun/tap on Ubuntu 10.04?

I'm trying to run vpnc I get this error vpnc-connect: can't open /dev/net/tun, check that it is either device char 10 200 or (with DevFS) a symlink to ../misc/net/tun (not misc/net/tun): No such ...
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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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Upgrade path for Jaunty Server?

I have a very old installation of Jaunty that I would like to eventually get up to the current version of Ubuntu LTS. I cannot do the normal network upgrades, as there is no continued support for ...
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Getting openvpn working ubuntu

I am trying to set up a VPN over a few VMS that I have. I created an openvpn server on ubuntu 10.04 and am trying to configure the client using 12.04. I followed these instructions here ...
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Bug or kludge in /etc/init.d/networking

There are some strange code: if ifup -a --exclude=lo; then log_action_end_msg $? else log_action_end_msg $? fi both variants have exactly same code: ...
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Ubuntu 10.04.4 32 bit not detecting Acer monitor

Acer monitor AL2216w 1680x1050 cannot do anything execpt attach different monitor. This started happening after latest system update. Reloaded Ubuntu back on hard drive still did not help. Took out ...
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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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upgrade ubuntu and also install layer of gui on it(on server version)

I have Ubuntu 10.04 and i want to upgrade it to 12.04. What do i do? I know from my friend that Ubuntu 10.04 server has been outdated, but I have only the 10.04 CD.I also got to know that the server ...
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Disk doesn't contain a valid partition table - partition table entries are not in disk order

I am in need of some help. I am completely new to linux. I have created and installed a Unbuntu 10.04 server as a virtual machine that is running in a Citrix Xenserver 5.6 Fp1 environment. While I ...
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About powering USB device on Linux: Android camera app recognizes USB camera but Ubuntu doesn't

On my notebook, I have a USB camera, 32-bit Ubuntu 10.04 running on SD Card and Android Jelly Bean on flash memory. Ubuntu doesn't recognize the camera (even the USB port), cause it doesn't offer any ...
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installing pidgin - Package libdrm-nouveau1 cannot be removed

when i trying to install pidgin client, the installations paused and an error appeared. It says Package libdrm-nouveau1 cannot be removed." .. can you all help me?
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Ubuntu not allowing me to log in after upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04

I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04 and it went fine. After restart, when I try to log in from my root user it shows a command screen in a split second and then returns back to the log in screen ...
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How to download a file from gmplib.org?

I am new to Ubuntu and am trying to open a link in a website. The link can be opened in Windows but not in Ubuntu Lucid. Is there any restriction in Ubuntu for opening a link that may have codes and ...
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Unable to log in to one specific user account in ubuntu 10.04

Suddenly I am unable to log in into one of my user (user1) accounts, it is blinking after booting although for other user accounts I am able to log-in properly. My /home/user1 directory is 70% full. I ...
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How to Install network drivers on Dell Iinspiron 5420 with Ubuntu 10.04?

I followed this to install network driver How to install network drivers in Dell Inspiron 5420? but it show me this error $sudo make make -C /lib/modules/2.6.32-38-generic/build ...
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why ubuntu uses more battery power?

Why ubuntu uses more battery power than windows? When I use windows, my battery lasts for 2 hours But when I use ubuntu, the battery decreases so quickly. hardly I can use for only 1 hour. ...
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Setting up router in Ubuntu

Have, * D-Link Modem * ASUS WL520 GU router (with dd-wrt installed) * Desktop with Ubuntu 10.04 Would like to route the internet through my Desktop, which have 2 ethernet ports. Identified in Linux ...
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WiFi is not detecting in compaq presario c700

Hi I have a Compaq Presario c700 laptop,I just installed Ubuntu 10.04 in my laptop. My wireless networks are not showing in network manager. charan@charan-laptop:~$ lspci -nn 00:00.0 Host bridge ...
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Disk drive for / not ready on boot after upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04

After upgrading (using the Upgrade button from the update manager) from 10.04.4 to 12.04.1, I cannot boot anymore. Upon booting, I am greeted with the Ubuntu logo and the error "The disk drive for / ...
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Incorrect password at Cardamom Login for Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS

I installed Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS on a single board computer (namely RoBOard) through a USB. After intallation and reboot, I got into the login page with the word "Cardamom under the Ubuntu logo. I ...
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broken upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04 on a VPS - recoverable?

I have a VPS hosted 1500 km away. It originally came with 9.10 - and this morning I decided that I really should get to an LTS release, and figured I'd jump to 12.04. Researching, I discovered that ...
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How to install libquadmath0 in 10.04?

To compile a package I need to install libquadmath0 under gcc4.4 10.04 LTS. I have not found any source. Any help?
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How to get USB webcam working on my ASUS Netbook under 10.04?

I have a camera that I have working under 12.04. Cheese and VLC recognize it and use it without a problem. But 12.04 is a pain on a netbook and I love my netbooks. I have a netbook running 10.04 NBR, ...
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Dell Inspiron 1525 Battery not working (Ubuntu 10.04)

I am using ubuntu 10.04 on dell N5010 with perfect battery but it get immediately hibernate after removing power cord. battery is charing during ubuntu use.
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'Root Disk does Not exist' - How do I get it back?

When booting Ubuntu I suddenly get the information that my root disk does not exist. I am running Wubi and Ubuntu Version 10.04. I tried the following: Rebooting Windows, then rebooting Ubuntu. ...
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Why do ntpdate queries take twice as long to execute in 12.04 than 10.04?

When I run 'time ntpdate -qd ntp.ubuntu.com' it takes twice as long to run in Ubuntu 12.04 than it does in Ubuntu 10.04. I've tested this on several physical and virtual machines with similar ...
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Firefox starting before network is up

We have this machine (ubuntu 10.04) with autologon and firefox in startup sesson aplications. But some times the firefox starts, and the network is not up (maybe a delay from dhcp server, or some ...
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knetworkmanager not starting at all

It seems that my knetworkmanager is not starting anymore. Read: In KDE4's sys tray I don't have a icon to manage my networks. Also when starting it from terminal or kick off menu literally "nothing" ...
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How to reduce bubble-notification time in empathy?

empathy shows a bubble notification message on top right corner if a user comes online or goes offline (obviously we can change them from the preferences), but is there any way we can reduce the time ...
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My browsers in ubuntu redirect my saved web pages into google.com automatically

I have saved a web page as index.html. Its dependent files also has been saved automatically. When I try to open my saved web page in any browser, the browser automatically redirects the html file ...
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Upgrade from 11.04 to 12.04 failed - unable to login

Yesterday i updgraded from 10.04 to 12.04 via the update-manager. At the end it said "Failed to upgrade due to too many errors". Before that i got a lot of error messages that said packages could ne ...
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How can I run Digikam after installing it?

I have installed Digikam in the Software Center on my Ubuntu 10.04 LTS system but I cannot find it. I have checked out Applications but it is not there. I know I have it because when I view the ...
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heimdall-frontend fails with undefines symbol error

Trying to run heimdall 1.11 and here is the error i get when trying to use the program heimdall-frontend: symbol lookup error: heimdall-frontend: undefined symbol: _ZN9QListData11detach_growEPii ...
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Why can't I connect to unsecure open wireless networks?

I have an open, unsecured router which I can connect to without any issues while in Windows. When I am in Ubuntu, if I click on my wireless manager to see all the networks, then it shows all the ...
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How do I set up my Ubuntu Server to let my Mac connect with FTP?

I have a server running Ubuntu Server 10.04, and I installed vsftpd on it. Now, I am able to connect to it with only one program which is for windows only (bleh) The program is WinSCP. I cannot ...
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cannot update 10.04 server

I've tried to update 10.04.3 Server but I get an error (sorry but trey're written in slovene) says that cannot download updates and cannot connect to http://si.archive.ubuntu.com lucid Release Any ...
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Nvidia card installation error - ubuntu 10.04

Im trying to setup my Nvidia card GT555M on my Ubuntu 10.04 (x64) No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 10.04.3 LTS Release: 10.04 Codename: lucid ...
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12.04 upgrade problem

I have a problem with upgrading from 10.04 to 12.04. I get this error message: E: Could not perform immediate configuration on 'python-minimal'. Please see the man 5 apt.conf under ...
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How to remove 10.04 and install 12.10 in its place?

I have an AMD 64, 3.2Ghz, machine with Ubuntu 10.04 on it. 8Gb Ram, 1Tb sata HD, No internet access for any Ubuntu machines, or Windows machines for that matter. I've been running OS for almost 2 ...
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How to run ip netns on ubuntu 10.04

I'm trying to run ip netns command on ubuntu 10.04 for trying to apply this solution but it doesn't work: Object "netns" is unknown try ip help ip -V command gives me this output: ...
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ubuntu 10.04 fails to boot often

My laptop has ubuntu 10.04 and it fails to boot often. It will show me the boot loader menu and then it looks like it is loading, showing the ubuntu logo and the loading bar. Then the screen becomes ...
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Installing Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 Drivers for 10.04?

I'm running an Alienware MX14R2 and I have no network out of the box on 10.04, either wired or not. I found the following link which I think has drivers but it says that they are only 11.10 or 12.04? ...
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How to mount a folder to another Linux system?

Actually, I am trying to mount a directory to another system directory. It is working fine by using the below method. Open /etc/fstab and inside the fstab, I was given //192.168.1.55/Mydata ...
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How can I stop my mouse from blinking?

Every time I move my mouse or do anything with it blinks. I have the same problem in every Linux distro... I think it's an xorg problem or a driver problem. The only time it does not do this is when ...
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Popup Ad on System Launch

10.04 LTS Chrome Version 21.0.1180.57 On system launch every morning (but not on restarts or cold reboots), I get a full-screen popup system window with ads. In the upper-left corner is a logo that ...
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Install TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 10.04

I have a TP-Link TL-WN722N USB wireless card and cannot get it to install. I found lots of information but I have not touched my Ubuntu machine in 4 months and basically forgot what little knowledge ...
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sharing internet betwee Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and ubuntu 10.04 lts

I am trying to share a wireless Internet connection on DELL LAPTOP WITH uBUNTU 12.04 lts to an Ethernet connection to a desktop with Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Being a newb i have managed to alter the ...