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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Print Job State always held (Empty print file)

I have been using the printer for a over a year but now, suddenly, I cannot print anymore. All jobs that I send to the queue are held. Trying use Ubuntu's cups printer configuration tool to resume the ...
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How to delete all the things off a hard drive seperately

I need to delete all the files off my dying hard drive in Ubuntu v.11.10. If I could have a quick response that would be great because my computer is also dying. Thanks
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How to install the apt-get command, when it's itself been removed?

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my Asus tf101 and wanted to strip it down a little bit removed the desktop environment and any application that comes with it. By doing this I accidentally removed removed ...
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Mouse Cursor Hangs

My mouse cursor hangs without any warning while I use ubuntu. It hangs irrespective of what I do. I have to use the sleep button on my keyboard to go to sleep, when the system wakes up it'll be ...
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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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No such file or directory; not a dynamic executable

I'm trying to source a "*.login" file before I start a program in ubuntu 11.10, but I keep getting the No such file or directory response. The program is 32 bit and so is my version of Ubuntu so I ...
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networking problem on ubuntu 11.10 dell vostro 3360

I purchased a pre- installed Ubuntu 11.10 Dell vostro 3360. I tried to connect to wifi at home which I was able to without any problem. In my office i looked forward to connect to the wifi and it ...
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Installing of Microsoft ACME web camera

How to install ACME web camera from Microsoft type installation disc on UBUNTU11.10? I used WINE to do it but without success. It shows error 1627!
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Updates for Ubuntu 11.10

I recently upgraded Ubuntu 11.10 to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS after but after noticing degraded performance and several bugs in 12.04. I downgraded back to 11.10 which now zips along quite fine as before, on ...
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convert rpm to deb failed install maya [duplicate]

When i use alien convert rpm to deb, it doesn't work. here is feedback. maya version: hotfix4 Ubuntu: 11.10 LANG=C rpm -qp --queryformat %{NAME} 'Maya2012_0_64-2012.0-499.x86_64.rpm' LANG=C ...
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I had re-installed ubuntu 11.10 on my Dell vostro 64 bit

After I completed a Ubuntu re-installation, I was not able to see any drivers for wireless in additional drivers. Plus, I was not able to install Skype from Ubuntu Software Center. Please share me ...
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Unable to install libc6 specific dependencies

I am unable to install libc6 specific dependencies in Ubuntu 11.10. sudo apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting ...
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Reinstalling ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 11.10 64bit, and due to some installations via terminal, I lost many files in libc, and I can't repair, so, I need to reinstall Ubuntu 11.10. Please suggest an easy way to get Ubuntu ...
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Cannot Get Canon Pixma MX 439 to install ubuntu 11.10

I have searched everywhere to get this all in one printer installed. I need it for my job and its taken two days so far to at least get something close to it installed. I downloaded the drivers for ...
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Diffrence between amd64 and i386 version of ubuntu

Can anyone one explain what is the difference between both the versions of Ubuntu? I installed 11.10 i386 and wrote some C code that worked fine in that platform but failed to work in 11.10 amd64 on ...
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Desktop session crashed. How to revert back?

Recently I tried to install gnome fallback session through synaptic package manager. But after restart my session is crashed. There is nothing in Unity panel, nothing in dash, nothing in top panel. ...
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11.10 file extension

what file extensions does ubuntu 11.10 use ? i am trying to install google chrome. in google chrome site there are two types of files available for Ubuntu ".deb" and ".rpm" i downloaded both, but ...
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How to edit squid.conf file in notepad/gedit without using vi editor

I have installed squid proxy server and I want to edit the squid.conf file with gedit. I dont want to use vi editor. Can it be possible?
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EXT4/fd (sda1): previous I/O error to superblock detected

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 32 bit. Yesterday, my computer had some line error during boot-time, showed EXT4/fd (sda1): previous I/O error to superblock detected screenshot: On this condition, my ...
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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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Temperature soars when glxspheres is off-screen

My laptop Samsung RF511 is overheating. I noticed this problem while playing minecraft: my computer would suddenly shut down. I checked /var/log/kern.log and sure enough the system reported ...
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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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how to install elo touchscreen driver in ubuntu 11.1

i need to install elo touchscreen driver on an intel series panel pc. i do not have any idea whether to install the driver from elo download link as it only supports kernels 2.4 and 2.6! it is better ...
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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-desktop-i386 live usb failed in booting 2 cases

after making it bootable, with help of universal usb putting a persistent file ,, ive downloaded wine, themes, application so this must be stored in my usb. but when i shutdown my pc then turning it ...
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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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Apt get stops without an error Message

I haven been trying to install some packages but for some strange reason I am unable to do so. Running sudo apt-get install finishes with just the following output : Reading package list ... Done ...
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Ubuntu windows installer installing bad files

When I loaded up the ubuntu installer for windows, I thought everything would work. A friend did it next to me today and worked fine. I copied what he did for the install but when I start up ubuntu ...
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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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Multiple issues here. Will not boot live cd or boot into preinstalled ubuntu

I have a Dell Latitude D600. I've uninstalled windows completely and have had ubuntu 11.10 running on it forever. now suddenly it decides not to boot. so i tried to boot from a live cd i burned and it ...
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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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Undo software install (HUAWEI E303)

The first time I used this usb modem it worked fine, I should have left it at that, but curiosity got the better of me. It came with software/installer on it that I thought might be fun to have a look ...
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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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Mess with installation of Ubuntu alongside Windows 7 after upgrading

Some time ago I installed Ubuntu 11.10 as a second OS on my PC. Primary OS is Win 7. As I'm running Win 7 on a SSD, I had to move Ubuntu to another harddrive. The installation actually worked and I ...
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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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Unable to install MATLAB 2012b in Ubuntu 11.10(x64)

I have downloaded MATLAB 2012b from the mathworks website. When I use ./install in the terminal it gives me the following error: Error: Cannot locate Java Runtime Environment. The directory ...
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Why does sshpass not work on ARM?

I am trying to use the sshpass command to automate installation of software on remote systems. It was installed using sudo apt-get install sshpass Trying on my PC, using sshpass -e to provide a ...