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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Lucid Lynx 10.04 ISO download

Where can I find Lucid Lynx 10.04 ISO image for download? I want to try something on my present Lucid system but I don't have the ISO to reinstall if everything goes sideways.
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dual monitors w/ different workspaces?

I have two monitors connected by vga, but both are showing the same workspace. I want to know how to fix this problem and get back to having separate workspaces on each monitor
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Problems with AMD driver for ATI Radeon HD 3870

For some reason after installing the drivers for the video card ATI Radeon HD 3870, start lags. Slows scrolling, sometimes flash player and games. I'm tired. At first it was all in 12.04, and recently ...
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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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No ethernet or wireless interfaces on 10.04

So, I just got a new Lenovo ThinkPad T430s and installed Lucid 10.04 on it. The installation went fine but when I logged in there was no connection to the internet even with a cord plugged in. ...
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Used DBAN to wipe Lenovo u410 then installed Ubuntu. Need to install windows 8, but I get an error.

When I try to boot from my windows 8 USB (tested on a separate PC), I get this error text "The boot configuration data for your pc is missing or contains errors." I want to install windows again so I ...
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Wi-Fi print Ubuntu 10.04 or 12.10 Lexmark

I'm not a new user of Ubuntu, but I have no idea how to print by Wi-Fi on the Lexmark Z1420. I know that no driver on Linux for this model, but I really need to make it work. Please tell me what to ...
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Random greyed unresponsive screen on netbook

I love my Asus Eee PC 1000 Ubuntu 12.04 netbook, but I have a little problem. As I use it, the screen will randomly turn grey and become unresponsive. I can then only wait, until perhaps 10-60 secs. ...
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Run Ubuntu 12.04 Without Hard Drive [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I run Ubuntu without a hard drive? Is there any possible way i can run Ubuntu 12.04 from a live USB drive with out having a hard drive in my computer? The hard ...
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Library missing for executable file

There's an executable I downloaded onto my Ubuntu 10.04 and I can't run because it's missing a library. I have also tried compiling the source with CMake. This is my Terminal output: ...
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Java problems installing Glassfish 3.1.2 on Ubuntu Lucid

I'm trying to install Glassfish v3.1.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 by obtaining corresponding .sh from Oracle website and running sudo ./glassfish-installer-file.sh. However following error appears: Could not ...
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Unable to enter single-user (recovery) mode [closed]

I'm running Kubuntu 10.04 on an x86 machine, most updates applied. I need to get into single-user mode to install the latest nvidia drivers to support my new dual-display graphics card, but nothing ...
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Missing ppa-purge Package?

I want to upgrade Banshee from version 2.0 to 2.6 on Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid. When I run sudo apt-get install ppa-purge I get the error message E: Couldn't find package ppa-purge. I am following ...
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Upgrade 9.10 to 10.04

We have Karmic Koala on our workstation. When we tried upgrading using Update Manager, the window froze (turned black and white) and we had to "Force Quit". We used the command-line "sudo ...
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Music transfer to smartphone [closed]

How can I transfer music from my laptop (Ubuntu 10.04) to my smartphone Nokia Lumia 610?
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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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Recent Ubuntu update prevents MySQL root access

I recently updated my Ubuntu (10.04 LTS) server (apt-get update, apt-get upgrade), and everything works fine, apart from the root access to my MySQL database. phpMyAdmin, CakePHP, and essentially all ...
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Dynamic MMap ran out of room when trying to sudo apt-get anything

I was having an error in Update Manager that asks me to do a partial upgrade and it fails. Now I can't sudo apt-get install anything. I tried to fix it, and now I can't sudo apt-get anything. Every ...
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how can I check if two directory are in the same partition in ubuntu

I forget whether I have mounted / and /boot to the same partition in my ubuntu 10.04. What command can I use to check it out? Thank you very much!
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Update Manager problems

I'm running Lucid and whenever I open Update Manager, it says I should run a partial upgrade. I think this may have happened when I was trying to update and my computer shut off. So I click Partial ...
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Error trying to install OpenOffice or LibreOffice after removing OpenOffice

I removed OpenOffice with isuru@isuru-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get purge "openoffice*" Now when I try to install LibreOffice I get following error Please help me to install LibreOffice on my computer. ...
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No gui after upgraded to ubuntu 10.04

i've upgraded to ubuntu 10.04 , after reboot it is displaying command prompt,gui is not displaying sudo update-grub sudo apt-get install build-essential sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop
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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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Running dist-upgrade broke my install [closed]

so I ran apt-get update; apt-get dist-upgrade the upgrade failed and I lost the gui, I have an encrypted /home drive. When I run apt-get * (any command) I have all kinds of errors mostly ...
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Update to Ubuntu 10.04 didn't work [closed]

I installed update to Ubuntu 10.04, but Ubuntu doesn't work. I see the initial screen to input the user password but next nothing appears, only the mouse, and with the right mouse button, I can ...
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Ubuntu published OS patch/package

I am very new to this community and Ubuntu OS. I am currently on a project to create a mirror repository server. However our patching policy is very restricted. Before we add patch to the mirror ...
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Installing ubuntu 10.04 in VMware Player on Ubuntu 12.10 [closed]

I have ubuntu 12.10 and VMware Player installed on my system. I am trying to install Ubuntu 10.04 inside the VMware Player. But It gets stuck at the following screen and the GUI doesnt load. What is ...
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Using Ubuntu in version 10.04 (Lucid) [closed]

I'm having difficulty having my 10.04 device "register"; everything worked smoothly setting up iPhone, Windows, and Ubuntu 12.04. When I look at the devices listing in my Ubuntu One account those ...
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Problem trying to upgrade 10.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? I am trying to upgrade from10.04 to 12.04. While setting new software channels I get the following ...
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How do i install mini wirieless lan adapter,usb.802.11N 150Mbps

I have a mini wireless lan adapter, usb.80211N 150Mbps with a driverdisk and in the manual there are instructions that say they support Linux, but I don't know how to install it. The output is ...
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ksoftirqd uses 100% cpu

I am running 32bit Ubuntu 10.04. A lot of the times ksoftirqd/0 or ksoftirqd/1 start using up 100% CPU for no apparent reason, and I am forced to reboot my laptop. Incidentally this also happens ...
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Is Ubuntu Commercially / Generally Avalible or Tailered operating system?

In my recent IT Course I am debating if Ubuntu is a tailored operating system, version wise I would be looking at Ubuntu 10.04 or Ubuntu 9.04 as the specification for the unit course was written in ...
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Zero bytes on home partition [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why can’t Ubuntu see any free space? I decided to replace the hard drive on my machine running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS . After using the new hard drive for a few days, I ...
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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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apt-get is broken (Ubuntu 10.04 Server)

I cannot install any package in the server, as I am newbie with server. In the morning I found that some, I am not able to install any package from command line in the server. Now every package is now ...
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How to fix Wine MCF42.DLL error on Lucid?

I'm trying to run Visual Boy Advance and when I use the command wine VisualBoyAdvance I get the following error: err:module:import_dll Library MFC42.DLL (which is needed by ...
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Compiling vim from source :libSM.so: undefined reference to `uuid_unparse_lower@UUID_1.0'

I wanted to use all the vim customizations from Steve Francis (https://github.com/spf13/spf13-vim) . I am using Ubuntu 10.04 , 64 bit The customizations required vim 7.3 and so I am trying to ...
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Gameboy Advance emulator for Lucid? (No Wine)

Does anybody know of any good GBA emulators for Lucid? I can't run wine on this, so I really need help.
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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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Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)

My mysql installation was screwed up. I uninstalled and installed it multiple times. But I kept getting a hang or a error "cant connect". I now finally have it running with sudo -u mysql mysqld. How ...
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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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Why do I get the Corrupt JPEG data error when I run Motion? [closed]

I have Ubuntu 10.04 64-bit and Logitech HD C270 webcam. When I run Motion (as root or normal user), I get this output: [0] Processing thread 0 - config file /etc/motion/motion.conf [0] Motion 3.2.11 ...
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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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Preventing applications from being closed on terminal exit [duplicate]

When I close a terminal it closes all programs opened from it. In other Linux packages such as scientific linux using an ampersand prevents this, e.g., emacs file.txt & However, this is not the ...
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Lucid Install on Dell R320

I'm looking for some specific help installing Lucid-64 on a Dell R320 Server. Having never touched a Dell Server I am a LOT lost here. Goal is to install company proprietary software on the server. ...
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how can I prevent the login screen to be shown after suspending?

I mean the following screen: I am using Ubuntu 10.04. I tried various solutions from previous posts but none of them helped .
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Why is my HDD going back from standy?

My hard drives, connected to Ubuntu server are producing the following log every exactly 5 minutes. Nov 1 14:10:50 localhost kernel: [ 1602.884936] ata2.00: hard resetting link Nov 1 14:10:51 ...
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Ubuntu 10.04.4 - time length and support

The end of life of official support for Ubuntu lucid 10.04.4 is 2013. Personally, I'll stick to 10.04 and I won't leave it at all. Have something magic that even Unity can't replace it. Can ...
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floppy drive not working properly in ubuntu 10.04

I have been trying to get a computer sorted for my dad to backup all his floppy disks. I have been able to get the drive recognised but each time I click on the icon it says it is unable to mount as ...
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How do I install Unity? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I install Unity on 10.04? I am completely new to Ubuntu and I have no idea how to install it correctly. The command sudo apt-get install unity doesn't work, and I ...