Codenamed "Natty Narwhal", this version was released on Apr 28, 2011 and is no longer supported since Oct 28, 2012. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

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Install Ubuntu12.04(LTS) [duplicate]

I have a ubuntu 11.04 in my laptop but it is now not supported, Now I want to install ubuntu 12.04. For this I have download the .iso file of the ubuntu 12.04. But my update manager recommend me to ...
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Installing PostgreSQL 9.x on Ubuntu 11.04

I tried following the direction from various websites: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pitti/postgresql sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install postgresql Unfortunately, it still wants to install 8.4. ...
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How to diagnose random freezes?

Ubuntu always seems to freeze in the first ~15 minutes of when it's booted on my machine. Sometimes it's in the first 5 minutes, sometimes it takes 30 minutes, occasionally it never happens... I ...
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Grub rescue, no XP option

I tried to install Ubuntu on a pc for a friend that sometimes freezes up in windows XP. (My thinking was that if it freezes up in Ubuntu then it is a hardware problem.) Just nearly finished installing ...
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How can I get the public key for ubuntu 10.04 update manager?

Update manager fails with a dialog box that says W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net lucid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: ...
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Will Ubuntu 11.04 run on a 1.60 GHz Atom 230? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I find out which version and derivate of Ubuntu is right for my hardware in terms of minimal system requirements? I am new to Ubuntu, Currently I am working with ...
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Errors updating 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? These update errors are preventing upgrade Ubuntu 11.04. (I want to ultimately upgrade to 12.04): ...
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Error while upgrading to 12.04 --Trouble fetching files [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? How can I fix a 404 Error using the Ubuntu archives? While trying to upgrade, I got this error. Has ...
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Windows Mounting in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unable to mount Iphone I'm not sure how to explain this but i'll try and give it a go. Many programmes i have installed on my Ubuntu 11.04 operating system are ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu 11.04 to 12.04 while having Windows 7 [closed]

I have Ubuntu 11.04 & Windows 7 dual-booting on my laptop and I want to upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04. I'd like to know whether this upgrade will damage my Windows partition. Is it safe to do so and ...
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Oracle Java javac runtime error

I have been trying to install Oracle Java 7 on Ubuntu 11.04. I was following the instructions given here Once I followed all the steps ( to the letter ), I tried running java -version which gave ...
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Installing on a Vaio S

I have a new Vaio S 15" with Windows 8 pre-installed and UEFI. It had both Intel on-board graphics and nVidia discrete graphics. Installing Ubuntu has turned into a nightmare. Installing from Live ...
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How can I upgrade from 11.04 to 12.04LTS in one step with no downloads?

I cannot use the Internet to update. How can I update my OS without using the update manager or the Internet?
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No updates found after apt-get update

I think I have a problem. I'm using ubuntu 11.04 and I don't receive any new updates since 19 November when I done autoremove command. I don't believe that there are no updates.
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Are Windows partitions gone?

I had Windows 7 on my laptop (factory setting), because of some performance issues, I decided to use recovery options to restore it to its factory condition but I don't know what has happened or what ...
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Failed to upgrade to Ubuntu 11.10

This error prevents the system from upgrading to a newer version of Ubuntu, what is causing it? W: Failed to fetch http://extras.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/natty/main/source/Sources 404 Not Found ...
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problems updating system: update manager says newest update is 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? When I open my update manager I get a window saying: Your Ubuntu release is not supported anymore. You ...
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Ruby: Problem with updating [closed]

I want to use ruby 1.9.1 . The problem I am facing is shown below. I wish someone could help me out. $ uname -a Linux almb-PC 2.6.38-15-generic-pae #66-Ubuntu SMP Tue Aug 14 17:45:09 UTC 2012 i686 ...
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Flash suddenly insanely jerky (but low CPU consumption)

I'm using 11.04 (I know that support has been dropped) 32bit on my Desktop machine. I never had performance problems with Adobe Flash on Ubuntu. But since today, all flash videos in browsers are ...
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How to upgrade ubuntu unsupported 10.10 to 11.04, then ultimately to 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? I am trying to upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04. I have been getting these errors. First one- Third party sources ...
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What is the risk of destroying working software by upgrading from natty narwhal to oneric ocelot? [closed]

I would like to know what happens with my good tuned system on natty narwhal when I upgrade to oneric-ocelot. I cannot find any threads in the forum which is very strange. Thanks for your answers in ...
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Entire System corrupted due to .exe files flooded in the system

I have been using Ubuntu11.04 for last 3-4 months. Few day ago, I installed wine1.4 to run .exe files on my system. Now a virus is flooded in the entire system which creates a .exe file in each & ...
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Is there a COMPLETE tutorial for upgrading for dummies?

I have tried upgrading in the past with zero success doing a backup of stuff and futilely attempting to enter my stuff into the new version. My email accounts and folders, my bookmarks and web browser ...
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How can I get the the Windows installer (Wubi) for Ubuntu 11.04?

I'm looking for the link to have access to Windows installer for Ubuntu 11.10. My computer has trouble running Ubuntu 12.04 so I want to install an older version.
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Why is extras.ubuntu.com down?

I've been trying to update for several days now, and it tells me that extras.ubuntu.com is unavailable. Why is it unavailable?
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Upgrade 11.04 to 12.04

I'm using Ubuntu 11.04. My computer is no longer supported and my computer is now trying to get me to upgrade to 12.10. But I want to upgrade to 12.04. Can I upgrade to 12.04 using the update manager ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 and health of SSD

I have to install Ubuntu 11.04 on server with 4 x 160 GB SSD raids maintained as RAID. I need to stick to v11.04 because it's required software we use. I want to make sure, that I can safely install ...
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Sound Icon not appearing

I'm using 11.04 LTS. Everything is going fine. But the other day I booted up and went to use Youtube. I went to adjust the volume but the icon has gone, and the only way to adjust it is to either: ...
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Is there a Way to install skype 4.1 on ubuntu 11.04 64bit? [closed]

I been trying to install skype 4.1 on my ubuntu 11.04 but I have failed, when installing the 32bit package "skype-ubuntu-lucid_4.1.0.20-1_i386.deb" with this command "sudo dpkg -i --force-architecture ...
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KVM performs poorly - Virtualizing Windows 7/XP under Ubuntu 11.04 [closed]

I'm trying to virtualize any Windows OS on my AMD E-350. I enabled the hardware virtualization in the BIOS but it somehow seems to perform very poorly! Win XP install took about 2.5h and seems kind ...
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Activate swap by default

I installed Ubuntu 11.04 Natty and I set a partition for swap about 900 MB. Afterthat, I installed Kubuntu 12.10 Quantal, repartitioned my hard disk so I had 2048 MB swap (replaced 900 MB swap ...
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Internal floppy will not automatically mount

I cannot get the floppy drive to auto mount in natty 11.04 . I can mount it using udisks --mount /dev/fd0 in a terminal. Iwas told that all recent versions of ubuntu have same problem and that I would ...
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Midnight Commander is showing some weird characters

I have no idea why this happens, how do i fix it ?
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Why does my update manager always “fail to download package files”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? I am using Ubuntu 11.04. Update Manager does not finish update since 'Applying Changes' does not finish ...
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How to remove WUBI installed Ubuntu without affecting Windows files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I uninstall Ubuntu Wubi? I have Windows 7 in my laptop with that I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 using WUBI with partition. Now I want to remove Ubuntu from my ...
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Get information from virtual machine manager using php

Is it possible to retrieve information from virtual machine manager using a php code? i tried through exec commands but couldn't get anything in browser as result. Please any help to complete this ...
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upgrading 11.04 to 12.10 [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 11.04 and want to upgrade to latest version 12.10. but I cannot get either software center manager or synaptic to open, I just get error messages. I have downloaded ISO of 11.10 for ...
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Where are desktop menus filed?

I am wishing to look at the .desktop files associated with my main menu panel. I am using gnome on ubuntu 11.04.
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Does anybody facing problem while shutting Ubuntu 11.04 down?

when i clicked on shutdown or enter command halt/halt -f/shutdown; system hangs up. Last log message is "init: rc Main process killed"
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How do I hide panel handles (“hide buttons”) in Gnome?

I am running 11.04 and sometimes I need to take a screenshot of a full-screen application - and the Gnome panels on top and bottom are usually in the way. So, I can click the "hide buttons" (panel ...
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Is it possible to find drivers for Intel Cedarview graphics controller to work with Ubuntu 11.04?

I've an Asus netbook with this graphics card. The problem is that I cannot set screen resolution to 1024x600. The only available resolution, 800x600, looks very bad. I've read some answers to this ...
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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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Cron script to detect degraded raid array?

To my surprise, my raid array entered degraded mode some time ago. How can I set up a cron job to warn me? I've tried from the mdadm man page: Running mdadm --monitor --scan -1 from a cron script ...
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Another Error in migration

i got error when vm migration "Unable to migrate guest: operation failed: migration job: unexpectedly failed " Please Help me
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Migration failed in ubuntu 11.04 [closed]

Unable to migrate Error:operation failed:migration to 'tcp:cloud:49154' failed migration failed
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put to sleep if cpu temp over 65 bash script

I am new to scripting and linux, my comp gets too hot sometimes and I want to make a script to detect temp1 and if it's over 65 C, it must put it to sleep. I have a diffuculty at comparing values in ...
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Fast way to burn DVD-R (UDF)?

We could create ISO-9660 DVDs by piping mkisofs into cdrecord. For UDF, the procedure seems to be convoluted and slow. It creates a temporary blank 4GB file, then writes data into it, and only then ...
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Problem to safely remove USB dongle

I use Micromax USB data card device to establish internet connection. But the device can't be removed safely by using the option " safely remove device". How can it solve?
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Default gnome browser opens start page

Irritatingly, when I click a link in an application (I use Quassel), firefox opens the default start page. I have a somewhat non-standard configuration setup. I am using a nightly build of firefox, ...
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How do you bring back the bar where you can turn off the pc?

The bar where you can turn off the pc, adjust the volume, see your email etc. has dissapeared. is there any way to bring it back? Thanks :)