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Ubuntu server problems to upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10 [closed]

We are having problems with our ubuntu server to upgrade. Until now it has been working fairly well with 11.04, but some days ago it started to do odd things. After a reset everything works fine for ...
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serious graphic problems after upgrading from natty

I have an old Toshiba Portege M100, it's a little beater box with a broken keyboard and broken cd drive. I had Natty 11.04 on it and wanted to upgrade to a currently supported version because I use ...
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Upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10 has hung

I am currently running an upgrade from Ubuntu 11.04 to 11.10 and the system has hung at : Installing new version of config file /etc/mysql/debian-start ... It says there are about 4 minutes ...
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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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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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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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Multiple Ubuntu, Windows how to make grub to detect them all?

I have 4 Ubuntu version on a system (11.04 and 11.10 both in 32 and 64 bit) and also a few versions of Windows, after a restore now I have the grub from an earlier version and it sees just a system ...
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Problem with upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10

I recently upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10. However during the upgrade, my laptop shutdown because I forgot to plug in the charger. However after looking online I've managed to make it work and now the ...
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Cannot connect to Internet on 11.04 using BSNL EVDO Prithvi Card

I cannot connect to Internet using BSNL EVDO Prithvi data card. Went through some websites that offered help, installed wvdial package and tried again, but was unsuccessful. I have Read that, Ubuntu ...
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How can I upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to 12.04?

I have been struggling to get to 12.04 for one of my three systems supporting Mythtv. There have been multiple false starts and not working functionality. Furthermore, Unity severely upsets my ...
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Upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10, getting “W:Failed to fetch gzip…”

Error during update A problem occurred during the update. This is usually some sort of network problem, please check your network connection and retry. W:Failed to fetch ...
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Should I upgrade from 11.04 to 12.04 directly or upgrade to 11.10 first [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I skip over releases? Upgrade manager is talking about doing upgrade 11.10 Can (and should) I go straight to 12.04 ? If so how (online?) ? Yup, I've backed up my ...
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Ubuntu server upgrade 11.04 to 11.10 fails

I'm actually trying to upgrade my Ubuntu 11.04 server to 12.04, but I have to go through 11.10 first, right? Well, do-release-upgrade is failing miserably. Here is the output, with duplicate lines and ...
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Stuck at Busybox v1.18.4 (ubuntu 1:1.18.4-2ubuntu2) built-in shell (ash) Enter help for a list of commands

I've installed win 7 and ubuntu 11.04. I was trying to upgrade my machine to 11.10. It was all good, it installed all the upgrades and asked me to restart. After restarting I got the login screen ...
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Which release should I install, given my system specs?

I'm new to Ubuntu and am trying to run something better than 10.04. I have a Toshiba with the following: 1gb ram 1.86ghz processor ATI mobility radeon 600x. I was wondering which version I should use ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 - How can i install xserver-xorg-input-evtouch? apt-cache search do not show up

I have Elo touch screen, where i have been trying for long long time, which is failing. I now figure out that i have to use xserver-xorg-input-evtouch, which is the only one worked for many others. ...
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Image info (resolution, etc) inside of Nautilus

I use Ubuntu 11.10 with Gnome 3 (gnome shell) UI. Is it possible to get a quick image info by clicking or hovering the image, without having to right click -> properties -> image ? I often have to ...
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How to do GRUB editing?

How to do grub editing in ubuntu version 11.04 and 11.10? What is the purpose of grub editing? If anyone knows the solution please answer it..
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Strange Issue! Red light coming out from Headset jack

It is a very strange issue. This issue exists since I use ubuntu. In ubuntu 10.10,11.04, 11.10 and even in the latest beta of 12.04 has this issue. The jack has red light light coming out. Although ...
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Really impossible to have Gimp 2.8 on Ubuntu 11.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get GIMP 2.8? For days, I have been trying to find a solution and repositories to install Gimp 2.8 on Ubuntu 11.10. Each time I get this error: Tried to ...
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Get the 11.04 ubuntu icon back

I really liked the Ubuntu icon on 11.04. Is there any way I can get that back in 11.10? Thanks.
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How to add new hard drive with NTFS partition?

I added a new hard drive (sdb1, 500GB) to my system Ubuntu 11.10. I found this line on the Ubuntu help which I added to /etc/fstab #new hard drive sdb1 UUID=48DCF742DCF728B8 /NewDisc ntfs ...
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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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Cannot update repository due to 403 error

Trying to update 11.04 to 11.10, I get this: Failed to fetch http://pt.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/g/gmp4/libgmp3c2_4.3.2+dfsg-2ubuntu1_amd64.deb 403 Forbidden Going to the URL in the ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 update manager doesn show any upgrades to 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10? When i open update manager to check for new versions it doesn show the 11.10 upgrade, i've tried also with apt-get update and it ...
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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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How can I configure and use a HUAWEI E173 HSDPA USB Modem?

I've tried a lot with different ways but I need something real to configure it here in Mexico. I can't work it on with no Ubuntu's OS (10.04 and 11.10). Can you please help sort this out?
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How to record both audio, Where i have one music running and my microphone is in use?

I have one music playing, and i have microphone open, already the microphone is used by other application. In such case, how can i record that music and the microphone audio to a file? (if possible ...
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How to install VLC? When i get this error?

How to install VLC? (with error showing such). root@sun-desktop:/var/tmp# apt-get install vlc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done vlc is ...
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Update to 11.10 without touching the kernel?

There is some method to upgrade my Ubuntu 11.04 without touching the kernel?, is that branch 3.x kernel gives me problems bluetooth makes my system freeze, and with the current kernel (2.6.38-13) is ...
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Is it safe to upgrade my web server from Ubuntu 11.04 to 11.10?

Currently, im planing to move my site to Mediatemple. When installing an OS in the server, the latest Ubuntu version they show is 11.04. So, is it safe If I update it to 11.10 with ...
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How to copy region of text in some app (like using Alt key in some Win apps)?

In Windows, when I want to copy some region of text I press Alt key and then mark the region with mouse. If I try to do this in Ubuntu, then I activate the move screen command. How can I achieve ...
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When using dual monitors, left monitor uses 1024x768 and right monitor uses 1920x720. Why its slow?

I have one PC where I have my main screen using 1024x768 resolution and my another screen using 1980x720 resolution. But why its so slow, is there any way to make it faster like normal? I had the ...
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How to install dot provided by graphviz?

How can install the package? I have to do a test dot -Tpng -o <path> <path> But while installing it fails. $ uname -a Linux GoogleKnockOuter 2.6.38-8-generic #42-Ubuntu SMP Mon Apr 11 ...
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Dragging files across workspaces in 11.10

In 11.04, I was able to select a file in Nautilus and while dragging/folding the file change workspace using the regualr keyboard shortcut keys. This was very handy if for example I had to attach a ...
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Update Manager cannot find repos when upgrading to 11.10

I cannot seem to upgrade from 11.04 to Oneiric because: Error during update A problem occurred during the update. This is usually some sort of network problem, please check your network connection ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu from 11.04 to 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10? I want to download the 11.10 version of Ubuntu, and it says that I've to burn a CD, or place it in a USB. My question is; is it ...
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Any way to recover data on a re-installed Ubuntu OS on same partition? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Formatted and lost 6 years worth of photo memories.. any way to get this back? Best tools to recover removed files How do I recover Ubuntu partition after computer failure ...
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How do I turn off audio echo from microphone to local speakers?

From 2 microphone inputs I have only one in use. When I talk into my USB microphone the audio echoes back to my local speakers (my "hello" is getting looped back instantly). How do I turn this off? ...
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How do i find exact status of my microphone mute or unmute or the volume level of mic using command line?

This is very odd, i have one default microphone and i have another second microphone. When i use this command it always shows not muted but the microphone volume is 0%. How or what is a way i can find ...
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How to browse a linux network [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Safe Home Network through WiFi I have three PCs running Ubuntu. Now I want to browse one PC from another one. Why does Ubuntu only show Windows Network? I don't use ...
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How to setup a static ip in Ubuntu? Where i need network, broadcast, dns parameters to fill in from my ISP?

I have a public ip as below which is static (my isp provided) as below: IP Address: x.x.146.50 Subnet Mask: 255.255.255.240 Default Gateway: x.x.146.49 DNS1: x.x.1.196 DNS2: x.x.7.196 But ...
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my LaCie 500 Gb not mounted on 11.10

My external USB drive was recognized with 10.x versions of Ubuntu but since 11.x I am getting stuck, I had tried everything I read in forums but still the same error: 4956.401052] usb 2-1.4: new ...
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Any compelling reasons to perform a “do-release-upgrade”?

I recently performed a "do-release-upgrade" on one of my company's development machines to go from 11.04 Ubuntu Server to 11.10. The process actually downgraded a custom PHP installation and I had a ...
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ACPI startup error on ubuntu 11.10 but worked on 11.04

i have looked around quite a bit for an issue like this, but cant find anything. I had Ubuntu 11.04 running on my desktop with no issues. I then formated the drive to install 11.10. I managed to get ...
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How does the Ubuntu license work for commercial use? Do we have to follow the LGPL or the GPL?

I have an Ubuntu computer. Once Ubuntu starts I use my applications, such as: driving school exams, learning, practical use, and studying. Now, I am preparing license documentation. If I use Ubuntu ...
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Proposal to update from 11.04 to 11.10 is not shown [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I upgrade from 11.04 to 11.10? I'm trying to update my Ubuntu from 11.04 version. But when I open Update Center there is no mention about upgrade to 11.10. How ...
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Can I set different Transparent backgrounds for Terminal? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to make terminal transparent while still having its own background image? I want Transparent backgrounds in Terminal but different background..
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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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How to remove module from kernel using -r or rmmod?

I have a card installed, which causing not to get ip address automatically using DHCP. So i need to remove that card completely for the moment. I tried as below but its not working how can i remove ...