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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

1
vote
0answers
148 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
225 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
674 views

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. ...
2
votes
1answer
731 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
7k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
390 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
682 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
542 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
98 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
242 views

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
1
vote
1answer
43 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
261 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
158 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
160 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
490 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
151 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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.
2
votes
1answer
475 views

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
1
vote
1answer
492 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
48 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
494 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
120 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
564 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
610 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
667 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
241 views

Music transfer to smartphone [closed]

How can I transfer music from my laptop (Ubuntu 10.04) to my smartphone Nokia Lumia 610?
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
106 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
7k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
31 views

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!
0
votes
1answer
404 views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
418 views

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
-1
votes
1answer
401 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
120 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
24 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
61 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
437 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
422 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
62 views

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 ...