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Where I can I find an image 11.04? [duplicate]

I am running a older Toughbook CF 29 and had I think 11.04. I tried to upgrade to 12.04 but it didn't take. So I am looking for a stable image. Could some one point me in the right direction? I would ...
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I need help updating Ubuntu 11.04… so many problems [duplicate]

This computer was originally Windows Vista, but Boot manager went missing and couldn't boot up. A friend of mine gave me a compact disk with Linux 11.04, and replaced Vista. However, I am unable to ...
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Ubuntu Live CD hangs on boot

I have burned 11.04 to a CD to set up dual-boot. But the Ubuntu screen just stays with the dots below the name and nothing else. I would really like to try it out. Any help would be appreciated.
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ubuntu 11.04 hangs at purple screen

I used to use Ubuntu with no issues. Since today, it just hangs at the purple screen forever. Also I couldn't try recovery mode as my keyboard doesn't work when I am shown the recovery options menu. ...
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Clone internal HDD to new SSD

I recently installed an SSD into my machine. The machine itself is a Lenovo thinkpad W520, and it previously had an internal HDD. I moved the internal HDD into an expansion bay (replacing the CD-ROM), ...
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ubuntu shutdown command doesn't shutdown properly [closed]

I think I have problem with shutdown command. Using Ubuntu 11.10. The shutdown command works and computer shuts down, but when I boot I get the following warning: * * * * * Warning: System BOOT ...
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i7 processor with 4 core, 8 thread system, how can i reboot Ubuntu?

I have tested Ubuntu in i7, i5 but lower then 4 core/8 thread CPU. In two system which has i7 processor with 4 core/8 thread i have the same problem. After reboot it never reboot itself auto. I need ...
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Wine prevents my system from booting

I installed wine windows program loader in my system having Ubuntu 11.04. I also played certain games with it's help. The next day when I tried to log into my system I found that my system is ...
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How to change kernel order in boot menu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I change the grub boot order? I have 4 kernels in my grub. I want to make my third kernel the first one. How to do it?
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GRUB booting problem

I'd Ubuntu 11.04 32 bit installed via wubi on windows 7 64 bit. The installation was a success. I'd either access Ubuntu, or windows 7 on the boot option of my computer. i made use of both OS for ...
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729 views

Weird graphical bug when installing on an Asus G51jx [closed]

Each and every time I attempt to install ubuntu 11.04 or 11.10 I get this bug after the very first ubuntu loadscreen pops up from the boot cd. I have been able to successfully load 10.04 and 10.10 ...
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Can't log into Ubuntu 11.04

I recently dual booted my PC with Ubuntu 11.04 and Windows 7. It all worked fine for a few days but one day I logged in and instead of getting the log-in screen, I got this : BusyBox v1.17.1 ...
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How to backup my Ubuntu, so that i can clone the same setup to another PC?

How can i make a boot-able CD of my existing Ubuntu including all the modifications i did?. So, that i can use that CD to my another same new PC to start quickly all setup done. Follow up: $ sudo ...
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How to fix my MBR? While installing random Ubuntu my MBR is not getting overwritten anymore

I boot with liveUSB. But how do i fix now my MBR, so that i can re-install Ubuntu? (after installing ubuntu i get mostly this blinking cursor and black screen) root@ubuntu:~# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: ...
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Ubuntu doesn't boot after 11.10 upgrade from 11.04

Had this problem earlier: Crash after update to 11.10, from 11.04; ran the solution and had everything updated and upgraded. I get the following lines after booting with some of the preceding start, ...
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upgraded to ubuntu 11.10 … not booting up … want to copy some date from home folder?

i have dell inspiron m101z which i was running with ubuntu 11.04 . Tomorrow i upgraded it to ubuntu 11.10 , unfortunately its not booting up lightdm display manager is not loading and boot halts ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 doesn't boot anymore. Nore from HDD, nore from live USB. Win XP boots fine

Booting normally, it drops my in a small shell... something like initframs, i'm not quite sure. Booting in recovery mode dropes me to the same shell but constantly writes out error messages. Something ...
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How to get rid of problems with booting [closed]

When I boot up, it says very quickly prefix error then gets me to a options dialog. I click enter and it takes a while. Is there a way to fix this so that it can go to the logo and boot up instead of ...
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752 views

Can't boot when HDMI is plugged in?

Ok here is a thing i want use Ubuntu as media center with my 42" Plasma TV connected with HDMI first i installed windows and all worked fine HDMI port worked fine with movies but u know windows ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu hangs while booting [closed]

Yesterday i closed my PC properly. Today while booting, Ubuntu hangs after line: Starting TiMidity++ ALSA midi emulation [OK] I have these fail messages below, nothing else seems wrong: Starting ...
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Why isn't my upstart service starting on system boot?

Following on from this question, I have written a simple upstart service (/etc/init/pms.conf) for my headless Ubuntu Server 11.04 box as follows: start on filesystem and net-device-up IFACE=eth0 stop ...
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1answer
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Booting Ubuntu with GRUB2: how to add boot entry to GRUB2?

Last night, I decided to take the plunge, and install Ubuntu as complimentary part to my dual boot system (with Windows 7). Unfortunately, the entire process has been a struggle uphill, namely with ...
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How can I move a boot partition onto a Flash drive?

I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 Server onto an Acer Aspire Easystore H340-M. It was a Windows Home Server. The hardware has an integral Flash Drive / USB (SCSI11) of 256 Mb. Could I use this as the ...
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Recover files in Ubuntu from USB stick

I have Ubuntu 11.04 running from a USB stick. I think I ran some updates in terminal and now it has a kernel panic during boot up. Is there a way I can get hold of files I saved when Ubuntu was ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu @myLaptop will boot only when failsafe graphics mode selected(several errors) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “You do not appear to be using the nvidia x server”(screenshot included) Suddenly cannot boot into Ubuntu. I am running ubuntu 11.04 at my asus laptop. ...
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Why does my system get stuck at the splash screen after updating to Gnome 3? [closed]

Im a newbie to Linux and today I installed gnome-shell and I had previously installed nvidea current drivers provided by Ubuntu. After reboot it shows ubuntu splash screen and then stays there and ...
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How do I get the GRUB menu to display?

I've been having this issue with my hp dv7t laptop. I fixed it using the recommended option: set GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash radeon.modeset=0" and run update-grub. However, that caused ...
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1answer
598 views

Unable to start on a HP pavilion dv6-3049tx [closed]

I am using the latest version with advanced feature of Ubuntu OS i.e Ubuntu 11.04. Here the some description what exactly I am suffering from. When I start the Ubuntu OS after installation for the ...
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Why won't Ubuntu 11.04/11.10 boot after install? [closed]

So I have a desktop that I have been Using as a way over the top Media Center (specs at paste bin). I have successfully run 10.04 and 10.10 on this system with only a bit of shenanigans with pulse ...
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1answer
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“mountall main process executable changed” causing long boot times

I am desperately trying to improve my machine's boot time but I cannot succeed. For now I have spotted that in the verbose boot mode it stops for a longer time on this line : mountall main process ...
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1answer
563 views

Resume from suspend occasionally causes a restart

Occasionally my pc wont resume from suspend (to ram) properly. Instead of the expected "resume" the pc just does a normal boot. My biggest problem is that I have no clue where to look for that ...
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Kernel 2.6.38-10 and 2.6.38-11 unable to boot in AHCI mode

I switched in my BIOS (on an old Gigabyte GA-MA74GM-S2H, rev. 1.1, Bios F1) the SATA settings from "Native IDE" to "AHCI" and was surprised that GRUB2 was not able to boot my kernel anymore. It ...
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11.04 boot takes over 4 minutes

I did a fresh install of Xubuntu 11.04 on a clean disk. CPU Athlon 64 X2 3600+, 1 GiB of RAM. The machine is about 5 years old and works like a charm normally. Buuut: The normal boot takes about 4 ...
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1answer
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stuck in the busy box

i have been using windows xp and ubuntu natty using dual boot. it has run perfectly until one day when i tried to boot ubuntu i am getting the busy box shell. i dont know what that is :( when i try ...
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4answers
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Ubuntu not showing in the grub boot loader after installation

I installed ubuntu 11.04 alongside windows 7 on a partition that previously had ubuntu 10.04. It installed perfectly but on completion, after the reboot, the boot menu shows just 'memtest' and windows ...
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1answer
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Can't use my new Logitech K750 when booting (GRUB) in Ubuntu 11.04

Yes, My new Logitech K750 works allright when my OS (Ubuntu 11.04) is up. But there's only one thing: when booting and going into the GRUB2 bootloader, I can't select options by using the arrow ...
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0answers
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11.04 won't boot all the way - unusable [closed]

I'm new to ubuntu/linux and need some trouble shooting help. I setup 11.04 with zoneminder, it worked great for a few weeks and now it seems to boot fine but I'm unable to use anything. runs very ...
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1answer
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2.6.38-10 stops booting

11.04 natty narwhale (2.6.38-10) stop boot. After work with: gparted, palimpsest, mountmanager. sda: sda1 ntfs flag: boot Windows 7 mbr sda2 ntfs sda3 extended flag: lba (?) sda5 ntfs sda6 ext4 ...
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1answer
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Optimize bootup sequence

I'm on Ubuntu 11.04 (upgraded from 10.10) and suffering really high bootup times. It got so annoying, that I decided to dive into bootchart analysis myself. Therefore I installed bootchart and ...
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2answers
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Triple boot Windows XP, Ubuntu, & Mac on Acer z5g notebook

I'm planning to install Mac OS X using these instructions http://basshead.wordpress.com/2010/04/04/snow-leopard-on-acer-aspire-one-aoa150zg5/ on my Acer z5g notebook I have Windows XP & Ubuntu ...
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Error “fixing recursive fault but reboot is needed”

I am trying to install ubuntu for the first time. (long time windows user, first time linux!) Version = 11.04 Hardware = Acer Travelmate 4050 I can boot from USB or CD and it loads fine I have ...
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No longer able to boot stuck in busybox shell

I've installed win 7 and ubuntu 11.04. After a storm killed the power. i'm unable to boot. I'm stuck in the busybox shell (ash). Here's what happens when i boot: Bios loads Grub displays option ...
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LiveCD not booting/can't install

So, I got a new laptop some days ago, and as usual I formatted it to install Ubuntu. I downloaded 11.04 and burned it on my pendrive using my old laptop (running 11.04). When I tried to boot from the ...
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1answer
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livecd won't boot 11.04

I bought a brand new computer yesterday (Toshiba Satellite Pro L770-10T : Intel Core i5 2410M, 2,3 GHz, 4096 Mo RAM, nVidia GeForce GT 525M) that simply won't boot any livecd I tried. I am using ...
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205 views

Boots to a black screen when a Microsoft Wirless Mobile Mouse 3500 is plugged in [closed]

If I boot Ubuntu 11.04 and I have a Microsoft Wirless Mobile Mouse 3500 plugged in, nothing happens after I reach the grub screen and select Ubuntu for booting (I get the grub screen at boot since I'm ...
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4answers
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USB boot problems

I try to install Ubuntu 11.04 on my laptop using thumb drive, but it fails with though I use the standard Startup Disk Creator utility. Laptop model: DELL Studio 1536 What is the problem ...
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Why does 11.04 boot so slow on my system?

I downloaded Ubuntu 11.04 and it was working fine until I started tweaking compiz and rebooted. It took 3 to 4 minutes to boot up. When I press enter at the boot menu, there is a black screen with ...
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1answer
744 views

Freeze on boot if on battery [closed]

We are looking at a freshly installed Ubuntu 11.04 (64bit) on a Lenovo Thinkpad w520 with an Nvidia GPU. The machine freezes eventually during startup on battery. Startup on AC is fine. The only ...
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1answer
806 views

Error messages shown while booting Ubuntu 11.04

I see the following messages on booting. My system works fine. I have disabled the plymouth theme and I am using text boot only udevd[343]: SYSFS{}= will be removed in a future udev version, ...
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1answer
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“Disk driver for / is not ready yet or not present” error after upgrade

I tried to upgrade my Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04. After total upgrade, when I reboot my laptop I got following error : Init: udevtrigger main process (531) terminated with status 1 Init: udevtrigger ...