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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I am unable to use internet in no proxy mode

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 (installed using Wubi in Windows 7) and when I change my proxy settings to no proxy (without any proxy server), I am unable to access any page (using Firefox or Google Chrome) ...
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How can I install Canon Pixma MG 3150? [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 on a Toshiba Satellite and have today purchased a Canon PIXMA MG 3150 printer. Ubuntu can't find the drivers online and the CD I have is "obviously" for ... you guessed it ...
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How to enforce company password complexity in 10.04?

I need to configure a Ubuntu 10.04 server to follow a strict company password policy that specifies the following: at least one upper case at least one lower case at least one digit at least one ...
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install open icon library in ubuntu 10.04

I download open icon library from http://openiconlibrary.sourceforge.net/ so, how can i install it in ubuntu 10.04??
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python sqlite command in path

I am installing a program, and one of the requirements is to have python sqlite2 installed. I check this by: $ python -c "import sqlite3" The second requirement is: "Additionally you must have the ...
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ubuntu 10.04 xen default version

What is the default xen version from ubuntu 10.04? The idea is that I need an ubuntu version where I can install with no problems xen 3.x.
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How do i figure out which process is causing a beeping sound?

I'm using 10.04 and some process is periodically causing a sound (more like a chime than a beep) and I can't figure out what it is. I don't want to turn off system beeps or sound in general, I just ...
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Why doesn't the second “Wired connection” show up when USB-tethering with my Android phone?

I know how to tether via USB using Android to my Ubuntu 10.04 and this How to Tether Android Smartphone to Ubuntu Linux how-to is what I have been doing for the last couple of months (running fine). ...
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Automatic differential backup solution for lucid-server? [closed]

I just have 1GB backup space on a ftp host. i need to automatically backup my server if any file has been changed. on this page i found some packages, but which is better for server?
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How to disable udev net rule generation?

In our cloud, we generate MACs with the prefix 2c:c2:60 for instances. When we re-use an instance, or duplicate it, the new copy gets another MAC address. When the new copy boots, the NIC gets the ...
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apt-get install git-core failed

After running sudo apt-get install git-core, I get Unpacking git-core (from .../git-core_1%3a1.7.4.1-3_all.deb) ... Errors were encountered while processing: ...
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Error occur when i setup the IP of bbb-conf for bigbluebutton

techalay@ubuntu:~$ sudo bbb-conf --setip 192.168.0.75 [sudo] password for techalay: Assigning 192.168.0.75 for testing for firewall in /var/www/bigbluebutton/client/conf/config.xml Assigning ...
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Cannot update from 10.04 to 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Error trying to upgrade from 10.04.4 to 12.04 Update manager won't run and breaks and I get a held packages message. I can't open Update Manager from system>admin. I ...
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use output from alias command as filename to open in vi

I set up an alias this morning to help finding the latest log file in a directory. My alias looks like alias latest="ls -lat | grep ^- | awk '{print \$8}' | head -1" In my research so far this ...
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apt-get upgrade says sudo needs to be upgraded, is this correct?

I have a Ubuntu Server running 10.04 - to be precise, Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS according to lsb_release -a. I just ran sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get upgrade and got this output: Reading package ...
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Installing libgtk-3-dev on Ubuntu 10.04

How can I install Libgtk-3-dev on Ubuntu 10.04? If I try sudo apt-get install libgtk-3-dev I get Couldn't find Package. It's not a typo and it's in correctly so I have no idea where to go. Not going ...
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BlackArmor On Linux [closed]

So anyone who knows about the Maxtor Blackarmor hard drives knows that they have software for use with Windows for encryption and I'm trying to find a way to format my BlackArmor 320GB Hard Drive to ...
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How do I get 10.04 to load with rEFIt?

I installed 10.04LTS on my 2007 iMac (which already has BootCamp and Windows XP) according to the instruction listed: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MactelSupportTeam/AppleIntelInstallation ...
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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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why internet disconnects so often?

I use docomo 2G in a modem to browse. when I am surfing, the internet suddenly disconnects("this may due to the network"). but when i try to reconnect, it is not connecting I have to unplug my ...
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How to install ethernet driver on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with working wireless connection?

How do I install the ethernet driver on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with working wireless connection? goutham@ubuntu:~$ ifconfig -a lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 ...
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How can I disable postfix on startup?

I can't get cron to stop spamming me with completed job notifications. It's getting out of hand and starting to clog up my 'real' email server, so I'd like to just disable postfix while I figure out ...
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Installing Ubuntu 11.10 over 10.04 [closed]

I tried upgrading Ubuntu 9.10 to 10.04.However there were many boot problems and I couldn't boot 10.04 successfully. My computer has broken down and not working. 10.04 was the only OS installed. I ...
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Use Gnome, but Login With KDM

I'm trying to find a way to make the login screen a KDE session in Ubuntu 10.04 while maintaining a Gnome Session after logging in. The reason for this is to change the login screen I detest. Any help ...
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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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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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Dreamweaver 8 Not Starting on Ubuntu 10.04

I've been trying to start Dreamweaver 8 in Wine with winetricks installed in Ubuntu 10.04LTS and it would simply show that it was loading and then stop, so I decided to try in the terminal to see what ...
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Advanced Login Screen Editing [closed]

I've been trying to find out how I can further customize the login screen on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Is this something that can be done in terms of moving the actual window for the username and password ...
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Internal hard drive, can't format [closed]

I cannot format anymore the hard drive of my laptop. Here is how I proceed: I am starting my computer with a USB live drive (Ubuntu 10.04 LTS - the Lucid Lynx). Then I start disk utility and try to ...
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Error trying to upgrade from 10.04.4 to 12.04

Today i wanted to upgrade to 12.04 and I checked my update manager. But it it not showing the upgrade option. How can i upgrade? im using 10.04.4
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Going back to linux after a few years, 10.04 LTS or 12.04 LTS? I intend on installing i3wm [closed]

The goal of this build is to be a quick and efficient build for programming. I like the look and functionality of i3wm. That being said, which version of Ubuntu should I install? 10.04 LTS or 12.04 ...
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Performance Counter Information required

I need to learn how performance counter works for my research project. I have understood how hardware supports the monitoring of events.Intel manual gives description on how the performance monitoring ...
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LOVE2D Graphics are not working

I sudo apt-getted (grammar ftw) LOVE2D Lua API, and when I try to run a game on my machine, it doesn't work at all. When I use a simple love.graphics.print("Hello, World!") I get a blank screen, and I ...
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Was TRIM support backported into the 2.6.32 kernel that is in 10.04?

I have found conflicting answers to this around the web, even a link to a launchpad bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/571476 which is kind of left hanging. So I'm curious, was ...
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Troubleshooting Firefox and VLC Mozilla plugin [closed]

I may be reaching here, but I figured this form would be worth a shot. I'm working with our new HP "ThinPro" thin clients based on Ubuntu 10.04, but a very stripped down version of it. Its running ...
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bad downloads with Realtek 8111E on ubuntu 10.04 [closed]

i have recently got a new computer that will be my personal home server, I didn't use linux distribution for a long time so i decided to refresh my knowledge of linux by installing and configuring it ...
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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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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 [closed]

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 ...