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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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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Buy the server contents

How i can buy the contents of the server of archive.ubuntu.com (for lucid lynx)? In my country i have ultra slow connection. It will take years for downloading all these gigabytes. Because, canonical ...
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How can I upgrade my 10.04. to new version

I recently upgrade my ubuntu from 9.04 to 10.04 and when I open Update Manager, it says: New Ubuntu release '12.04.1 LTS' is available. (Shouldn't it be 10.10 or 11.xx)? When I click 'upgrade', it ...
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How to recover disk and files after 10.04 boot failure?

I have a 1TB HDD with four Windows XP partitions and a 120GB HDD with 10.04. While working in Ubuntu, due to delay and failure to shutdown, I switched off the system. Next it failed to boot in Ubuntu ...
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Should I install 12.04 or 10.10 on a laptop with 512MB of RAM?

I would like to like to install Ubuntu on my old HCL laptop. Its hardware specifications are as follows: Processor: Intel Dual Core T2080 RAM: 512MB DDR2 HDD: 80GB GPU: ATI Radeon Xpress Series ...
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How do I install 10.04 wallpapers on 11.04?

I've been trying "sudo apt-get install ubuntu-wallpapers-oneiric", using natty, maverick, lucid and karmic as shown in How do I install wallpapers from older releases? but I keep getting "can't ...
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How to upgrade from 10.04 to higher version without CD and USB stick

I want to upgrade from ubuntu 10.04 to a higher version. My optical disk drive is not working neither my system is USB bootable. I do not want to install wubi in windows as my system is dual bootable, ...
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Integrate Ubuntu desktop to a Windows network

I currently have a Windows network (1 Windows 2008 R2 Server as the domain controller and 1 Windows Vista Client). I have a Ubuntu 32 bit 10.04 client only (No Linux Server - so the client is not on ...
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Why doesn't Firefox obey my icon theme?

I'm using the Faenza icon set in 10.04LTS. Within the gnome-panel, alt-tab and possible more instances Firefox does not use the Faenza icons. All other apps seem too, just not Firefox. Any idea why, ...
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Ubuntu server 10.04 usb wifi modem (D-Link DWA-137). Can't set it up

So I have ubuntu 10.04.4 server. I tried two weeks to install zoneminder and configure it with cheap video card. Somehow i managed it last week, but the problem is that I used ethernet. Now I need to ...
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Upgrade 10.04 - 12.04 - How do I upgrade in one step

Unfortunately I have only 1G/mth & have used a lot downloading 12.04. onto a friends W7 - cos I can't get the K3772-Z Vodafone 3G modem to connect - Have got the directions how to get it to work ...
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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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aptitude ugrade does not change my kernel

Sorry if the title is not very clear. This is rather new to me. I have ran this 10.04.4 LTS server for over a year now. I have dutifully used aptitude update / aptitude upgrade on a regular basis ...
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Not able to launch Ubuntu after upgrade with 12.04 in VirtualBox

I am using VirtualBox 4.1.2 & installed Ubuntu 10.04. I saved so much data in it. Recently I started upgrading it to 12.04. During the middle of installing 12.04 packages, I shutdown my ...
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Installing Ubuntu 10.04 on a new Windows 8 Asus Laptop

I need to install Ubuntu 10.04 on a new Asus Windows 8 laptop (s300). I need to do this for a development project which required that specific version. I have successfully been able to install 12.10 ...
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Unable to use/mount/initialize/format Ipod in Ubuntu

I was given an Ipod touch 2g by a friend. Used it for awhile on its own, but wanted to link it to my computer. Tried Gtkpod & Rythymbox for mounting/syncing Ipod with Ubuntu, but there always ...
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How to run MTS mblaze in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I connected the MTS Mblaze USB in a PC that runs UBUNTU 10.04 LTS. I found the icon of Mblaze on the screen (setup.exe), I double-clicked it, but it didn't execute because there was an error. I have ...
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Can an empty output for the command aplay -l in the terminal reflect a audio hardware damage?

The sound on my laptop is not working. I have Ubuntu 10.04 installed. I went through a lot of help over the Internet but nothing helped. Every forum has aplay -l followed by **** List of PLAYBACK ...
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DHCP3-server Don't want IPV6 address

Recently we upgraded from a windows 2003 DHCP server to a Ubuntu 10.04 DHCP3-server. The problem I am faced with now is that my windows 7 clients are now getting IPv6 ip address along with the IPv4 ...
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Extra Mouse button assigned to Super-W short cut

I have assigned my middle click mouse button to the shortcut Super-W in Ubuntu 10.04, now I need to change this binding, but I can not remember how I did it... I've not used Btnx,xbindkeys, this are ...
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No sound or sound card not detected in Dell Precision WorkStation T7400

I have got Ubuntu 10.04 Server Edition running on a Dell Precision T7400 Workstation with an Intel Sound card Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: AD198x Analog [AD198x Analog] and I am trying to get the ...
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How to fix laggy mouse and keyboard on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit?

I've just installed Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit on my i5-2400 system, and I'm experiencing very laggy keyboard and mouse input. I have to type really slowly or I some keys will not get registered. Also, ...
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How can I detect an audio hardware damage in ubuntu 10.04?

Is there a way to detect an audio hardware damage. Since my audio is not working, i need to understand whether it's a hardware issue or some other problem. Thanks
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Ethernet not working 10.04

I am facing a strange issue. Yesterday, I powered off my Ubuntu 10.04 LTS server by mistake. Since then networking is not working. The interface which was in use was configured as eth1 but now it ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 on Dell XPS 1702x: wlan0 No such device

I am using a Dell XPS L702x and I am using Ubuntu 10.04 because I need to use f77 (don't ask) and I wasn't able to get it working on later versions of ubuntu. I cannot use the wifi at all. I have ...
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cannot connect to internet (b43 related problem)

I recently came upon a Dell 1545 Inspiron laptop and decided to put a fresh install of 10.04 LTS. At first I couldn't connect to the Internet because I did not install the driver for my wireless ...
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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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List of supported graphics cards for Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit on an Intel i7-3700 system, and I've just found out the hard way that my intel HD 4000 integrated graphics is not supported on the OS. Because of this, my dual ...
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Can I manually reload the missing files?

I have Ubuntu 10.04 installed on my system. Recently, I was swapping out hard drives and, when I rebooted my system, I could not log in. I would enter my username and password; then the system would ...
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Install of Ubuntu 10.04.4 give only a black screen with flashing underscore on boot up

So installed Ubuntu from a live cd with just standard setup so the partions are so: sda1- ext4 filesystem with boot flag sda2- extended partion containing sda5- SWAP space Installed to clean HDD ...
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10.04 notification area wireless notification wrong

I just installed 10.04 on my hp mini 110. All worked out of the box except the wireless (as expected), so I followed the plethora of forum posts and installed/activated the STA driver. This worked and ...
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Why can't I get sound through HDMI with nVidia GTX580

I've just installed the newest version of ALSA and my NVIDIA device showed up in the gnome-volume-control. I can't actually get any sound on the TV though. When searching around it seems the solution ...
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Rsnapshot with two alternating hard drives

I am using ubuntu server 10.04 with rsnapshot; I plan on alternating the backup external hdd every week. The rsnapshot.conf: snapshot_root /media/backup_disk_1/backup no_create_root 1. There is a ...
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WiFi on Ubuntu 10.04 stopped working

Yesterday my WiFi just stopped working on my Ubuntu 10.04 LTS system. I am on an IBM X60 ThinkPad.
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Unable to install driver for Nvidia GT540M on 10.04

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 10.04 on my Dell XPS15 L502x notebook, but I can't find a solution about how to install the Nvidia driver. Could someone help me please ? Spec Graphics Graphics Type ...
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sysctl.conf ignore net settings

I have a little problem with sysctl on a Ubuntu 10.04 LTS system. When I set the sysctl values with "sysctl -w " all work fine, but when I try to use the sysctl.conf file. the net settings will be ...
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VLC and all main Ubuntu sofwares are unauthenticated

Then how I'll install all these software including VLC and Mplayer in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS.?
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Should I exclude files when restoring /home folder from newer version?

I'm reverting to 10.04 from 11.10 (Unity). I have my entire /home folder backed up and plan to restore it to the new (10.04) system. Are there any configuration files I should exclude because they ...
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Reconfiguring dpkg in Ubuntu 10.04

When I try to get certain libraries, I get the following message E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem. It takes too long for it to ...
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Why do some shortcuts no longer work when using an alternate keyboard layout?

I have recently switched to the Colemak keyboard layout and the Ctrl+Alt+L key combination no longer locks the screen. I have checked the keyboard shortcuts menu and it is still set correctly. I ...
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Can't load Ubuntu in Windows XP (sp3)

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 through Windows Installer, Every thing was fine but after rebooting, I can see the list of Operating systems in the Boot menu, but when I go to Ubuntu and press Enter, ...
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Ubuntu server on LAN but can't get to internet when other pc's can

I have spent over 32 hours tyring to solve this problem. My ubuntu 10.04.4 server has postfix/dovecot etc and has been running fine up until 5/3/2012. My symptoms are I can SSH to the server ...
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10.04 LTS Update Manager suddenly starts failing

All of a sudden my update manager is failing on my 10.04 Ubuntu. It just sits forever with little process indicator spinning
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How to enable plymouth bootscreen animation?

My netbook, running Lucid, can't display bootscreen animation. I want to know how to enable it. My netbook is Acer Aspire One D260. Intel Atom N450, 1GB RAM and GMA 3150. I know a tool called rcconf ...
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Can't boot from cd

I have an i7 PC with 16gb RAM running Window 7. I want to learn to use Linux booting from the CD before I install it on a HD. I downloaded the 10.04 LTS (64-bit) iso file and ran the md5sum check. OK ...
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Change is key-mapping is not remembered in Ubuntu 10.04

I have mapped my PageDown key to the Return command on my keyboard as the original Return key is broken. I used the following command [ I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 ]: xmodmap -e 'keycode 117=Return' It ...
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Saving ubuntu 10.04 operating system on disk, with windows 7 theme

Hi all :) I have installed ubuntu 10.04 with WUBI, and was wondering if there is a way to save it as an ISO or OS disk ? I have added the windows 7 theme to it, and its really great !! I copied and ...
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usb0 ethernet on 10.04.3 Server

I am installing Ubuntu 10.04.3 on IBM System x3400 M3 which is listed as certified for Ubuntu 10.04. I was unable to configure Broadcom netxtreme II Gigabit Ethernet Driver bnx2 during that point. ...
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apt-mirror - Changing source mirror creates new folder for downloads

I have a local Ubuntu mirror running on ubuntu 10.04 in my office which uses archive.ubuntu.com to download updates and releases. I have been running this mirror since Ubuntu's Hardy Heron release. It ...
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ubuntu 12.04 boot screen remained like 10.04

The system is upgraded from ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04,yet the boot screen is same. It takes longer to boot than before and system checks disk drives for error on every startup. can I get any help on ...