The current LTS (Long Term Support) release of Ubuntu, code-named Precise Pangolin. Released on 26th April, 2012. Only use this tag if your question is version-specific.

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Precise to Trusty Upgrade? No Notification so far

I checked the settings of my update manager (cf picture below), but I have received no notification so far for Trusty, I was wondering if this was normal, or if I would have to install it manually? ...
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Windows control buttons problem

I have tried to move windows control buttons using gconf-editor. It worked partially; Now when windows are not maximied X/Minimize/Maximize buttons are on the right side, but as soon as the windows ...
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Install Grub in Windows manually?

'm shayne. I am using windows 7. And also I used Ubuntu 12.4. But I had to reinstall Windows 7 and now the grub has gone. Can I install grub here logging in windows? If so how could I do it?
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Upstart script doesn't work

I'm trying to create my own script that gets executed on startup and stopped on shutdown (referring to the classic System-V init style), but it won't work! I've created this script ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 hangs intermittently

I have a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit PC that I upgraded to from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit quite some time ago. I've been noticing sporadic system hangs and I can't figure what exactly is causing it. The PC ...
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tomcat clustering in ubuntu ,with apache web server and multiple tomcat nodes

I took three tomcats called tomcat1,tomcat2,and tomcat3. and installed apache webserver and mod_jk. After i was created file name called workers.properties.but its not working .can you please anybody ...
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Intel OpenCL SDK installation error(Ubuntu 12.04)

I am using Intel CPU and Nvidia GPU(Ubuntu 12.04). I do the following things: 1.Download Public key 2.sudo rpm --import Intel-E901-172E-EF96-900F-B8E1-4184-D7BE-0E73-F789-186F.pub 3.rpm --checksig ...
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How do I autoconnect to VPN in Lubuntu 12.04

I am a Linux newbie, tech oldie... I have configured openvpn in network manager for the connections offered by my VPN. On the one I want to auto connect, I ticked the box to have it auto connect. ...
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Why OpenMP under ubuntu 12.04 is slower than serial version

I've read some other questions on this topic on stackoverflow. However, they didn't solve my problem anyway. (And I posted the same problem on stackoverflow: ...
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Nvidia version for (12.04) kernel 3.2.0-60-generic

What is the appropriate nvidia version for (12.04) kernel 3.2.0-60-generic? I am asking because after recent updates, Unity reverted to 2d only. I tried to purge and re-install the driver, but the ...
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How can I get Ubuntu 12.04 to act and feel like Ubuntu 10.04?

I recently upgraded from 10.04 to 12.04 on my desktop computer but I do not like the new look, feel or the way that I can not customize 12.04 like I used to be able to in 10.04. Please help if you ...
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Android device not mounting?

Okay i got a T-Mobile Zte Concord running android 2.3.7 and i cant get it to show up in the folder but when i use $ lsusb it will show up but i cant figure out what to do i get this Bus 001 ...
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Wifi problems with 12.04 on Toshiba Chromebook

Just installed Ubuntu 12.04 via Crouton on a Toshiba Chromebook CB35-A3120. When I clicked on Network the response was "The system network services are not compatible with this version. What I have ...
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Is it safe to install Cinnamon DE on 12.04

Last time I tried, there was a surge of data an disk space because full in an hour or two. Not sure where I was wrong. I really want to try Cinnamon once more and heard that there is some pact between ...
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Computer restarts randomly.How do I find out the cause?

I have ubuntu 12.04 installed on Lenovo X200 tablet. It restarts occasionally all of a sudden. I have taken it to a lenovo service centre they seem to have found no hardware faults. I did a memtest ...
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How to install Ubuntu 64 on second (new) hard drive, with ubuntu installed on current(old) hard drive UEFI BIOS MoBo

I have a UEFI mobo (ASUS A88XM-A) where I have (2 ) 3TB Hard drives SATA. I had played for days to install UBUNTU 12.04.4 but couldn't get it installed, so I finally paid the store I purchased the ...
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File transfer with MTP device on Ubuntu 12.04 via GVFS

Hello I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1(Android 4.1.2) and Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 32-bit installed on my laptop. I added the following ppa https://launchpad.net/~langdalepl/+archive/gvfs-mtp and did an ...
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HUD commands from all applications?

I've just recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04. In 12.04, I constantly used the HUD and, frequently, I fired commands from apps other than the active one. For example, I would be running any ...
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Ubuntu scripts/init.bottom Hang

I am trying to boot my 12.04 ubuntu server, and I am getting hung on: Begin: Running /scripts/init-bottom ... done. This is in a VM on HyperV. I have tried fsck, tried going into recovery mode and ...
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Display settings problems with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

For whatever reason (this was working correctly on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) when I try to set my displays on top of each other in the settings, it won't allow to place them on top of each other. When I ...
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Default username/password for Ubuntu Cloud image?

I have downloaded and launched an instance of this image in OpenStack http://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/releases/13.10/release-20140226/ubuntu-13.10-server-cloudimg-amd64-disk1.img But I don't know the ...
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Archos G9 3G stick is not recognized

When I connect the Archos G9 3G stick to my PC (Ubuntu 12.04) it is not recognized. How do I get it to work? Does it work with Ubuntu 14.04?
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Cannot access Screen Lock in Ubuntu 12.04?

The Brightness and Lock Screen can be displayed, but the Screen Lock portion is grayed out so that I cannot unlock the screen. This is a new problem that had not surfaced before on Ubuntu 12.04.
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Nautilus open files in a running GVim instance as tab

Is it possible in (Unity) Ubuntu 12.04 to launch files in a running gVim instance as new tab from Nautilus? I can do that in a shell by 'gvim --remote-tab-silent' but i want this behavior also in ...
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Update Error (using apt-get install -f)?

So I tried updating my system, to find this pop-up error upon attempt, The package system is broken Check if you are using third party repositories. If so disable them, since they are a ...
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After 14.04 install and updating driver I only get the background and eventual crash, what should i do now?

I am as new as you can be when it comes to using Linux. I heard ubuntu was the most popular Linux OS so i figured why not give it a try. After a few minor issues I managed to dual boot my windows ...
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Cannot ping/ssh to CirrOS/Ubuntu instance - OpenStack

I have OpenStack Havana installed I am able to launch Ubuntu/CirrOS instance but I am not able to ping or ssh to instance and vice-versa. I had set this in local.conf HOST_IP=192.168.171.131 ...
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implications of excess boot options

In addition to the currently installed 12.04, my boot menu also offers a previous version, To the best of my knowledge and ability, I have deleted all traces of previous installations prior to the ...
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system test memory failure message

Could someone please tell me what this system report means - and what can or should I do about it - ... "memory/info FAILED Runtime error (func=(main), adr=17): Divide by zero ...
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Host ID on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 32-bit

I would like to learn the host ID of my system, how can I do so? In accordance with the following page http://infocenter.arm.com/help/index.jsp?topic=/com.arm.doc.faqs/ka3651.html, I checked it by ...
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Guake behavior for other apps

I use and love the guake terminal emulator, so i wonder if it is possible to get the toggle behavior work for other applications. For example i want to press F11 and my current running gVim instance ...
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Upgrade of 12.04.4 LTS to 14.04 LTS fails on Pandaboard

I'm trying to upgrade 12.04.4 LTS to 14.04 LTS on a Pandaboard. The upgrade via do-release-upgrade -dfails with Fetched 0 B in 0s (0 B/s) Hit ...
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Cannot turn on wireless on ubuntu 12.04 after updating software

I have ASUS X55U ,it was all working fine until I update software... after updating, my wifi icon is missing ,so no internet at all and bluetooth is also gone.. I am new to linux and ubuntu so pls ...
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How to make my wi-fi usb adapter sitecom wla 2100 n300 v1-001 to work

I have installed ubuntu 12.04 lts on a laptop (32bit) and on a desktop (64bit) and on both my sitecom wifi usb adapter is not recognized by ubuntu. I dont have any experience with ubuntu or linux. On ...
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upgrade from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS

i want to upgrade my (german) desktop from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS but get no chance. My software updater says my 12.04 is actual and that's it.
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12.04 choppy sound alsa-base.conf is blank

I just reinstalled 12.04. and all sound is now choppy. I have had this problem before. But I have previously been able to fix this by adding to alsa-base.conf: options snd-hda-intel position_fix=1 ...
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i am new to linux [on hold]

Hi I am new to Linux but I have choose to do project with Ubuntu. my project is securing web server using honey pot. what kind of structure I need? and what kind of software or honey pot I have to ...
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Webcam Install not listed by lsusb

Hallo I have a new Acer V5-573g and Ubuntu 12.04 I am trying to install the webcam but if I use the Command: sudo lsusb I get these results: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 001 ...
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Printing Speed is Slow on Ubuntu

I am Using HP Laserjet P1007 printer. On Detecting Printer, Hplip (hplip-plugin-run) Configured successfully on ubuntu 12.04 LTS. And Printer is Working. But Printing speed is slow. On Windows, ...
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Change ubuntu kernel with other unix variants

Is it possible to install " Minix 3" kernel on ubuntu .
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sluggish response

I apologise in advance for the preamble, but I hope it might aid a diagnosis. I have just reinstalled 12.04 from wubi live cd on an xp machine. This reinstall follows 1 failed upgrade to 14.04 and ...
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unity crash when dragging on image viewer

I use Ubuntu's default Image Viewer program for viewing images. It's obvious that when the showing image is bigger than the window, scrollbars appear and dragging on the picture, moves the picture ...
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How do I upgrade kindle version on Ubuntu 12.04?

I have installed kindle using WINE but it shows: Kindle version is out of date and won't work, please upgrade!
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How do you restore bootable flag to windows HDD?

On my Dell Inspiron 660 i have windows 8.1. Now, Feeling as if that is not open-source enough, i often boot into ubuntu 12.04 Via live usb. Doing so has, somehow, turned off bootable flag for windows ...
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12.04 Freezing Issue [duplicate]

My problem is as follows... My computer boots up, I log in, shortly after the computer freezes (at which point I can't move the mouse around, though any audio from an app is being played), I use Ctl ...
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Help recovering network access in Ubuntu 12.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP Chromebook 14. This morning, when I switched from Chrome OS to Ubuntu, I could not connect to the server. When I tried opening network tools, I got a prompt ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS how to avoid windows going off the current workspace

Sometimes open windows go out of the bound of the current workspace without any keyboard shortcut used and it is very annoying since the title bar may be inaccessible at times. I have Compiz installed ...
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Urdu and Pashto font porblem

I am using Ubuntu. I need to write in Urdu and Pashto language, I have installed different fonts, after that the Arabic, Persian is OK but unfortunately the Pashto and Urdu font is not OK. It is ...
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MacbookPro Freezes after waking from suspend 14.04 [on hold]

I have installed Trusty Tahr hoping that I wouldn't bump into the suspend issue. I had 12.04 installed before but there was no problem with suspend behaviour. then upgraded to 13.10 which was the ...
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Chromebook crouton installation continually failing

I have a Samsung ARM (Series 3) chromebook. Following the tutorials online to download Ubuntu via crouton, and each of the three times I have tried, I get this error before the installation ...