Codenamed "Oneiric Ocelot", this version was released on Oct 13, 2011 and is no longer supported since May 9, 2013. Questions about unsupported versions are likely to be closed as off-topic.

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how to install driver for atheros ar8161 in ubuntu 11.10

I am completely new in using ubuntu, studying painful and trying to find a way. most discussions are for ubuntu 12.10, so what packages should I install for this driver if I use 11.10?
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Compiling Meshlab

I am trying to install Meshlab as per the documentation. I installed all the dependencies and followed the steps. But am having trouble with certain steps here. In order to successfully compile a ...
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Why does Ubuntu not boot into a 3.4-Kernel?

I just need to install kernel 3.4 (or higher stable version) on my machine (with 8GB RAM) running Ubuntu 11.10. I did the following steps: I downloaded the following DEB files: ...
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mac keyboard (slim w/numpad) - can't select multiple Alt/Win key behaviors?

As I'm switching between my Macbook Air and my new ubuntu stationary frequently, I'd like to use mac keyboard and key combos for both. I'd like to select two of the options below, not just one "Left ...
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Desktop not working after removing unity 11.10

in ubuntu 11.10 on a macbook pro 7.1 i just removed unity and installed back gnome, everything is working perfectly but the desktop. Looks like i can't right-click on it, (while i can on panels and ...
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How to fix broken workspace switcher? [closed]

My workspace switcher gets broken after each upgrade. It does not have the orange glow around active workspace. Also there is no shadow on the inactive ones (wallpaper does not get greyed out). It ...
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Grub2 menu problems with dualboot w7-ubuntu 11.10

I'm starting up with Linux and having loads of issues. Already tried to find answers here, but can't make anything out of them. I installed Ubuntu (64 bit version) on a partition of my W7 HHD and ...
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/lib/modules/2.6.38-8-generic/build: No such file or directory

I have ubuntu 11.10 installed on my system, upgraded from 11.04. I need to install the elok touch screen driver. as this driver only supports kernel 2.6 and not 3, I switched to kernel 2.6 in boot ...
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Ubuntu Mobile SDK on Oneiric

When I try to install Ubuntu Mobile SDK on 11.10, updating repositoeis gives 404 that libs do not exists in /oneiric/ W: Failed to fetch htt ://ppa ...
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How to paste files in jre folder?

I am trying to copy .jar and .so files into jre folder. I tried to do it like I do it in windows but it is not working, maybe the permission problem. So how can I do it? using terminal or is there any ...
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ubuntu 11.10 and external monitor not recognized

I have a laptop and it's being a nightmare to properly set up an external monitor I use. I had ubuntu 11.10 installed through wubi and it worked as I wanted, I started the laptop with the lid closed ...
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error installing arduino IDE on ubuntu 11.10

hi i'm following the next lines for install arduino ide , i'm working on ubuntu 11.10 sudo apt-get install gcc-avr avr-libc sudo apt-get install openjdk-6-jre sudo update-alternatives --config java ...
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Error broken count>0

I am running Ubuntu 11.10. I have this error message that shows as a no-entry sign such as ...
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Window Drag Lock In Ubuntu 11.10 x64

I have installed 64 bit Ubuntu 11.10 on my ASUS G53JW Notebook using WUBI. It has an NVIDIA GTX460M Graphics Card. I have installed NVIDIA Driver version 304.54 The problem is that sometimes the ...
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How can I change the number of workspaces in `Workspace Grid` extension?

I installed Workspace Grid extension and the default setup came with 2 x 3 workspaces. But, I only want 2 x 2. I tried to edit this configuration in https://extensions.gnome.org/local/, ...
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How do I remove Oracle Java 7 from Ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to correctly install and troubleshoot Minecraft (Client) I currently got Ubuntu 11.10 installed on my laptop. And yesterday, I got Java 7. Before I got java 7, my ...
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df -h - Used space + Avail Free space is less than the Total size of /home

As the output of df -h shows here, something is eating up 5GB of free space. So, it's not available to use. I'm also noticing sometimes that the hard disk gets filled up to 100% sometimes. So, I had ...
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Why can't I create a Wi-Fi hotspot with Ubuntu 11.10

I was able to create a wi-fi hotspot using connectify in windows but once I switched to Ubuntu I am no longer able to do the same. My Dell studio xps 1640 that runs Ubuntu asks me the password of the ...
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squid3 PAM_Auth authentication not working

I'm attempting to run a squid3 proxy server with authentication for any user that has a login to the server. I've followed these instructions, and I am prompted for a username and password when I ...
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how to upgrade gearman server on Ubuntu 11.10

I am completely new to Linux/Ubuntu and command-line. At work I needed to install gearman server and workers on an Ubuntu 11.10 Rackspace box. I ran this command apt-get install gearman-job-server to ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 Unable to locate package

I try type in command line sudo apt-get install likewise-open to join a domain, but i get an output sound like this: Unable to locate package likewise-open Any help please..
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using the downloaded upgrade packages from one laptop to another [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without Internet (offline)? I have upgraded Ubuntu 11.10 (amd64) to 12.04 (amd64) on one of the laptops I have, I have another ...
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How to install GCC 4.7 on Lubuntu 11.10?

I installed Lubuntu 11.10 and I installed build-essential with this command: sudo apt-get install build-essential Now I have gcc 4.6 I read on some forum that adding the next PPA I'll be able to ...
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How to change touch gestures bindings in utouch on 11.10 and above to match the ones in 10.10? [closed]

When upgrading from 10.10 I noticed that touch gesture bindings have changed, from middle click via 3-finger touch, I need 5 fingers and 3 fingers is snap-move. I tried to search online for a way to ...
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Can't get Audio CD Extractor to open when I insert a CD

When I insert a CD I want Audio CD Extractor to open. Right now Banshee opens. I've gone to System Settings, Removable Media and I have chosen Audio CD Extractor for how CD Audio media should be ...
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getting this error while installing cinnamon in 11.10

Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/add-apt-repository", line 88, in <module> ppa_info = get_ppa_info_from_lp(user, ppa_name) File ...
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1 TB Dell USB hard disk not getting recognized

Dell USB hard disk not recognized in Ubuntu 11.10 When I insert the USB disk I do not see it in Nautilus (left hand pane) lsusb surprisingly fails to report any pciid:vendor id related to the ...
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using a byobu and disconnected session how to see message on screen

I use byobu on sh and was doing some program which was left over for at least 24 hours, I had disconnected from the machine and logged in back after 24 hours is there a way I could see the messages ...
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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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Max resolution available is 1024x768, while I should expect 1280x1024

The max resolution what I can choose is 1024x768. What shall I do to have 1280x1024 (max resolution of my monitor) option too? My configuration: a Siemens brand PC Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot ...
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Upgrading 11.10 gives: libcurl3-gnutls, libp11-kit0 - Dependency error

When i do upgrade or install, im getting this error. srikanth@btp8sa42:~/projects/raff$ sudo apt-get upgrade [sudo] password for srikanth: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Downloaded Kubuntu 12.10 and installed Ubuntu 11.10

I wanted to install Kubuntu 12.10 from USB on a brand new computer, with no OS. I downloaded the file and started the computer with the USB. It installed Ubuntu 11.10. Why and how can I change that?
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Boot hangs after I have moved home partition

I have a Dell Inspiron with pre-installed Ubuntu 11.10. It has a huge root partition without swap, home etc. I have decided to repartition the system. Since I did not want to delete dellutility and os ...
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GRUB issue. black screen, blinking cursor

So i installed Ubuntu after windows was wiped out by destiny and everything was fine until I wasn't able to start Ubuntu: it would stuck in a black screen with a blinking cursor forever. I made a ...
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Download Ubuntu 11.10 for Dell Vostro 3360

Where can I download manufacturer/preinstalled version of Ubuntu 11.10 for Dell Vostro 3360? Thanks.
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failed to upgrade to 12.04, stuck at 11.10

So my Problem occurs as i already mentioned in my title after i tried to upgrad my old version. For no reason the upgrade broke of after the installation. Now i am not able to upgrade anything the ...
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offline installation of video plugins [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without Internet (offline)? Please help I installed Ubuntu11.10 32bit in an IBMTP41 notebook, that is NOT connected to the ...
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mod_usertrack with X-Forwarded-For (proxy) IPs, apache 2.2

I'm using apache 2.2 with mod_usertrack, behind a reverse proxy (load balancer). Now, the proxy disguises the client's real IP addresses (keeps them in the X-Forwarded-For header), and forwards the ...
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OpenVPN does not start with the error Already running (PID file exists)

If I try to start OpenVPN, I get this error: /etc/init.d/openvpn start * Starting virtual private network daemon(s)... * Autostarting VPN 'server' * Already running (PID file exists) But OpenVPN is ...
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Autologin not working on GDM with Ubuntu 11.10 and 12.04

I would like to know how to make GDM to autologin with the default (and only) account. I use it with Gnome3 on my 2 machines (one with 12.04 and the other with 11.10). I have selected to auto-login ...
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Booting Problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get Ubuntu to recognize my nvidia graphics card? I recently installed 12.04 on my new dell laptop 3420 having 8GB RAM,intel i5,500gb HDD , nvidia 620m 1gb ...
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Why won't my code work in Ubuntu Server 11.10? Is it because of gd library?

I get this error when running the following code: No such file found at "widgets/104-text.png" I know that the code works because it works on my other non-ubuntu server. I do not know if it is gd ...
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Ruby: Problem with Different Versions

I posted this question before but I had 11.04 which is not supprted. So now I updated to 11.10, but still the problem is not solved. I want to use ruby 1.9.1 . The problem I am facing is shown below. ...
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Problems while upgrading from 11.10 to 12.04

I was upgrading from ubuntu 11.10 to ubuntu 12.04 using the alternate cd method. Everything went fine upto installing upgrades, but during the cleanup phase , it asked me to remove obselete packages ...
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internet sharing over wifi between ubuntu 11.10 and windows7

So i have looked up a lot of forums for these solution but haven't really found one that works. I have a laptop running ubuntu 11.10 connected to the ethernet cord at home and i want to share the ...
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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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Unity Dash not launching-11.10

I'm running 11.10. I was on my computer today and I wanted to launch unity dash. But I pressed the superkey (Windows Key) and nothing happened. I pressed the ''Dash Home'' button but still nothing. ...
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How to stop updates nagging me in 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Disable Ubuntu Update Manager’s new version warning I'm running on 11.10. My computer keeps on bugging me about 12.04, but I don't want it to. Please help as it is ...
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Install usblib package - Ubuntu

I need the package libusb for another package I am installing. I tried the following which seemed to install the package, sudo apt-get install libusb-dev but when I try to install the other ...
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Update Manger in 11.10 does not show Ubuntu 12.04 as available for update

I have Ubuntu 11.10. When I go to Update Manager it does not show 12.04 as available to upgrade system. In settings there is no way fro