Fourth 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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doesnt work wifi ubuntu 12.04, broadcom 802.11 b/g

norebook HP pavillion dv6 ubuntu 12.04 wifi controller: broadcom 802.11b/g [14e4:4315] (rev 01) i try do this http://forum.ubuntu.ru/index.php?topic=246750.0 but nothing work. I am a newbe at ...
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How can I install Adobe Flash media server on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit system

I need to install Adobe Flash media server on my ubuntu 12.04 lTS 32-bit system, How can I do it?
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Unable to connect to the Internet on a VM (NAT & Host only networks enabled)

Host machine: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Guest machine: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Networking mode: NAT + Host Network only. Settings of my VM: cat /etc/network/interfaces: Output: auto lo iface lo inet loopback ...
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Laptop speakers sound not working unlike the headphone [duplicate]

My PC speaker does not work, while my headphones do. You can find here a screenshot of my sound settings without the headset being plugged in. I don't know what the previous settings were. Can someone ...
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Spell Check Error in LibreOffice - Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Spell library package already installed in Ubuntu 12.04, even though LibreOffice is not able to find out Spelling errors in a file. How can I fix this? Is there is any other office available for Free ...
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Laptop boots to a black screen after trying to install fglrx for AMD HD8670M in Ubuntu 12.04

I tried installing proprietary fglrx drivers by following instructions from https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BinaryDriverHowto/AMD However the installation failed with the error 'amdconfig: No ...
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sub par wifi with 12.04 kernel 3.2.0-29 an proprietary RT3290

I have a HP Pavillion 500-203A with RT3290 chipset and simply inserted by own Ubuntu 12.04 disk. I successfully compiled the proprietary drivers according to this guide: ...
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Script To Logout Root and Login User

I was wondering if there was a way to make a script that logouts of root or takes the automatic root login and logs in a user. This is for security reason so that the user cannot change important ...
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Logitech Mouse and Keyboard Click Issues

I have a Logitech K360 Keyboard and K325 Mouse on my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop. These had been working out of the box for a while, but recently they started acting up. For example, if I open up Chrome, the ...
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Wired connection problem Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am not new to ubuntu, but have encountered this problem several times. I am running with a wired connection on ubuntu 12.04 LTS. When I worked with ubuntu for the first two- three weeks or so, the ...
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Nautilus 2-pane synchronized browsing

Sometimes I use in Nautilus, in left pane one local directory and in right pane an other (e.g. ftp) directory. Is there a script that could enable synchronized browsing? I mean when I am in left ...
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BIOS Corrupted After A Failed Suspension

Currently typing from a friend's Wii. My HP 2000-299WM laptop stalled while suspending one night, so I forced it to shutdown with the power button. Now, initial HP splash screen is blank, and leads ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 End of Support

I have a pc for working with 12.04.3, I've read that it will lost support, do I need to install 14.04.1? I would like to use 12.04 until 2017, it works great and as we use it for working I would'n ...
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How to resolve disk space problem in Ubuntu while using apt-get -f install?

When I use the command apt-get -f install, I received the following error dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/linux-image-3.2.0-65-generic-pae_3.2.0-65.99_i386.deb (--unpack): failed in ...
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how to bring the uclinux configuration in menubar?

I am trying to configure the uClinux using host Linux environment. During configuration process i want to get that in dialog box, so I tried "make menuconfig" it is displaying the following error: ...
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Repeated “Oops 0000 [#1] SMP” Crashes

My installation of Ubuntu 12.04 is repeatedly crashing to black screens. It crashes during a variety of activities (watching Youtube videos in Chrome, rendering video, watching other video, playing ...
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Clean Up OpenProj

For the usual reasons I tried to install open project, a rpm package using alien as follows, sudo alien openproj-1.4-2.noarch.rpm dpkg -i openproj_1.4-3_all.deb which didn't work because of the ...
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Acer C7 will not boot into Chrubuntu - KERN-C Set as highest priority

I am trying to boot into ChrUbuntu with my Acer C7. When I run the command sudo cgpt show /dev/sda it displays KERN-C as being the highest priority (5), so I'm not sure what's wrong with my Ubuntu ...
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cannot compile gcc or g++ libc_nonshared.a not recognized

I cannot compile C/C++ files anymore since using a new account (I think it was since then anyway) and I'm getting a strange error everytime I try to compile: ~$ g++ hello.cpp ...
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Live ubuntu 12.04 usb pen drive not detected

I have been trying to format my system but not able to do so using the live usb . And just take me to the grub menu of previous ubuntu. My laptop is hp pavillion dv6 6154tx. And then i see Kvm ...
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How do i export a database in ubuntu to specified location using terminal

I get a blank screen since i have installed the ATI graphic drivers. I tried a lot of things restore my laptop but all in vain. Only formatting seems to be the other option. So i want to export my ...
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Not able to install XP [closed]

I have Linux mint and zorin on my pc. Now I need to install xp in between the 2 linuxes. I am unable to install xp even after making the partition NTFS. The error message is the partition is not xp ...
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How to share encrypted folders with Samba

I just have encrypted my home folder and all of its subfolders. One of the subfolders was configured as a Samba share: [avo-home] comment = Avo's Home Share path = /home/avo/share ...
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Recovering Apache after a botched upgrade attempt

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I wanted to upgrade PHP to PHP 5.4 and followed the instructions on this page: http://www.pixelite.co.nz/article/upgrading-php-54-ubuntu-1204-lts-support-drupal-8 By ...
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Remove 12.04 from Ubuntu two version dual-boot

I am new to Linux and Ubuntu. I installed 12.04/xfce4 using crouton, and recently just installed 14.04 - now I have 2 versions I can choose from. I do not want 12.04 on any more, how can I remove it, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS does not load when on turn the PC on

I installed Ubuntu for the first time on my PC and I intend to use it as the main operating system. But after the installation finished, Ubuntu only starts by pressing f12 at boot time and then ...
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Mov data from my /var/www to another drive using terminal in ubuntu

I can't uninstall ATI catalyst driver or due to some other issue i am getting blank screen in Ubuntu 12.04 . I am able to access terminal and data in recovery mode. So how can i move the data from my ...
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Delete files permanently [duplicate]

I would like to know how to permanently delete files so they cannot be recovered. I appreciate your help.
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Fail to run some CUDA 6 samples ubuntu 12.04

I've installed CUDA 6.0 on ubuntu 12.04 and I'm trying to run some of the examples but I can't make them successfully runs. I've tried to run: ./deviceQuery and below is the ouput: CUDA Device Query ...
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external password protected hard drive not mounting

I've got a WD elements 1 TB hard drive that won't mount. It used to work fine in Windows 7. Now, it doesn't work in windows too. The drive appears in Disk Utilities under Disk Drives as being Device ...
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uninstall ati catalyst control drivers ubuntu 12.04

I followed the steps described on http://www.thefanclub.co.za/how-to/ubuntu-amd-catalyst-install and now my ubuntu gives me the blank screen .. i tried a lot of things to uninstall ati catalyst but ...
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Well-known packages are not shown in synaptic package manager

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, both on My laptop and Desktop PC. I've run sudo apt-get update on both of the platforms. In my PC I can install these packages by searching in "Synaptic Package ...
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how can i reinstall ubuntu 12.04 in partition disk?

i have succes to install ubuntu 12.04 in partition disk (with swap area, http://www.linuxbsdos.com/2012/05/17/how-to-dual-boot-ubuntu-12-04-and-windows-7/) everything it's ok until i execute sript in ...
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python 3.4 import error on gi._gi [closed]

in python 3.4 I get ImportError: No module named 'gi._gi' after trying from gi.repository import Gtk Though I did sudo apt-get install python3-gi previously from terminal. Does anyone know how to ...
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System Crashing Randomly Sometimes when switching programs with alt+tab [on hold]

My system crashes and logs me out frequently. I was using the file manager, firefox, and GIMP at the time. I am new to Ubuntu, and I know a crash report is probably needed to help, but where is it ...
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I can't access windows 7 dual boot with 12.04

I'm hoping it's not all gone. I have tried boot-repair -- http://paste.ubuntu.com/7780801/ I had a windows recovery partition, but I can't access that. Only Ubuntu in grub. GParted screenshot: ...
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Ubuntu HTPC unable to resolve by hostnames

I have a HTPC setup using 12.04. It has been running in this exact same configuration for a couple of years now - this is not a new system and no changes were made to the system prior to the issue ...
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Remove non-existent Windows loader from GRUB

When I run update-grub on Ubuntu 12.04 on my system, I get the following output: Found linux image: /boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-29-generic Found initrd image: /boot/initrd.img-3.2.0-29-generic Found ...
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How to install sqlite SQLite 3.7.11 on Ubuntu 12.04

According to this question, to get code my code work on this 12.04 machine I need to upgrade the version of SQLite to 3.7.11. However, on Ubuntu 12.04 the installed version of sqlite is > sqlite3 ...
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How to add users in FileZilla for specific folders?

Today I have a question for FileZilla in Ubuntu. How can I add a FileZilla's user (with different passwords) with ssh access, for a specific folder? Examples: The user "Admin", with the password ...
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Can't upgrade ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 (Package dependencies cannot be resolved) [duplicate]

This is what I get each time I try to upgrade: "The following packages have unmet dependencies: libgl1-mesa-glx-lts-trusty: Depends: libglapi-mesa-lts-trusty (= 10.1.3-0ubuntu0.1~precise1) but ...
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Problem cause with libxml2 after upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04

After upgrade 12.04 64bit LTS to ubuntu 14.04 64bit LTS have problems with libxml2. Can't run software center,empathy etc # software-center Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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getting started to ubuntu

I had just downloaded ubuntu 12 now i and also installed but i don't know how to use it. I want to host a complete website (online i.e., viewable in public) working website with php and mysql. ...
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No internet connection while installing ubuntu 12.04

Currently I am running Windows 7 on my PC. When I boot to Windows, it connects to the internet. But when I try to install Ubuntu 12.04 and boot from the flash it shows Disconnected - You are now ...
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How to upgrade from xserver-xorg-lts-saucy to xserver-xorg-lts-trusty

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin), and have upgraded xorg by installing xserver-xorg-lts-saucy. I'd like to upgrade now to xserver-xorg-lts-trusty, but when I try apt-get install ...
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the system is running in low graphic mode [duplicate]

i have ubuntu 12.04 lts which was running fine. By mistake i selected the amd raedeon graphic instead of the intel graphic in switchable graphic mode. Now when i restarted the pc, It is showing the ...
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Permission denied error after SSH login

I am having Permission denied errors after logging with non root user (which has permissions to do "sudo -i" command). I get these errors: -bash: /bin/uname: Permission denied -bash: [: =: unary ...
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After deliberately disconnecting, Ubuntu must be rebooted to reconnect to wifi

I had to disconnect from the Netgear CG3100D wifi router for maintenance work, but when I chose [wifiLogo] > defaultAccessPoint, an authentication dialogue appeared. After typing the correct key, ...
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Unable to Update hardware support software [duplicate]

Here is the error text I get when clicking install: The following packages have unmet dependencies: libgl1-mesa-glx-lts-trusty: Depends: libglapi-mesa-lts-trusty (= 10.1.3-0ubuntu0.1~precise1) but ...
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Freeradius iodbc mssql [closed]

possible to use freeradius with iodbc and mssql as backend DB? What driver it's needed to access the db? Where can I locate it? In Ubuntu 10.04 I use freetds but with ubuntu 12.04 seems that ...