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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Missing file from repository this morning. Who do I notify? [duplicate]

Aptitude upgrade on 12.04 shows the following: E: Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/l/linux/linux-libc-dev_3.2.0-84.121_amd64.deb: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.91.15 80] ...
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Bug with nginx and naxis, incompatibility problem

I'm making a Project about security aplications, and i'm having an incompatibility problem using nginx with naxsi and uwsgi modules on the same server. The Ubuntu version is 12.04 LTS.I think that ...
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How to change the default language for spell check in all text boxes system-wide?

I have a similar problem to this, but my language is already installed. In every text field I begin typing (not only LibreOffice), I need to change it back to my own language, or just disable it at ...
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ati driver update on ubuntu 12.04 disaster

I tried to install new amd drivers for my amd hd 6970 card by installing catalyst manager by following instructions [here][1] for my Ubuntu 12.04, I went to amd site and downloader 4 driver files for ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 /tmp folder has been removed mistakenly, Now on restart, ubuntu is not booting

I was doing some installation of software, in between the command sudo rm -rf /tmp Has been executed, it was a mistake at my part, and now on restart the OS is not booting, Able to arrive at ...
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I want to use the latest version of ubuntu

How can I install the latest version of ubuntu in my laptop without harming my windows 8.1? My laptop is just two months old and I am all set to receive windows10 and I want to use both.. so help me
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Cannot stop nginx service

It took me a while to find out, but as of some recent-ish update, I can't stop Nginx on any of my Ubuntu 12.04 or Ubuntu 14.04 servers. I run sudo service nginx stop, and I get nginx start/running, ...
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Not work “sudo apt-get upgrade”

I am use ubuntu 12.04 installed Dell vostro 15 3000 series laptop. when I hit sudo apt-get update it works fine and then i hit sudo apt-get upgrade its shows me and then when i press Y it ...
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Suspected rootkit, what should I do?

I inherited ubuntu 12.4 server and I want to check it for possible rootkits/modifications. Is there a way to test all executable/library files for modification (test if currently installed files are ...
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I can not boot ubuntu 12.04 no matter what i do

I can not boot ubuntu and have no internet acess. I took a picture of the error i get. I tried messing with grub, booting all previouse versions, and booting in recovery mode. Nothing is working. This ...
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install php 5.3 on ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu server 14.04, I need to migrate my site from old server Ubuntu 10.04 (which has php 5.3) to the new server, but currently when i install php using `apt-get install php` i ...
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Enlarging text on Ubuntu 12.04

I am new to Unbuntu and am visually impaired. I need to enlarge text and icons in the overall display. I know I can change to full screen in LibreOffice writer, but what about other softwares? Can ...
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Receiving files via bluetooth

I am able to send files vie Bluetooth from my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop to an Android/Samsung phone. So I have set up that phone successfully as a device. However, I am unable to receive files sent from my ...
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libgpg-error throws gcc fatal error

Attempting to install some GnuPG packages on Ubuntu 12.04 When attempting to install libgpg-error, I am getting a gcc fatal error. Here are the commands I am running (in the libgpg-error directory) ...
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Udevadm trigger is not permitted

I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed, yesterday i performed an update, but the update center froze for some reason, when i tried to reboot the pc, i was unable to and i got the following error message: ...
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Making my Local Cloud Foundry System for Development using Ubuntu

Hi can anyone help me out in making my Local Cloud Foundry system using Ubuntu , is there way out to achieve this and if yes please provide me with the ref. url's or some input so that i can get some ...
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Ubuntu lightdm login issue in 12.04

We recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit Desktop OS on Dell PC. After installing certain packages on it, we restarted the PC. We are unable to login in GUI but able to login via console. You may ...
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Windows does not load properly after Ubuntu upgrade

I had a dual boot of Ubuntu 32 bit and Windows 7. Recently I upgraded to Ubuntu 64 bit. When there is no grub, Windows loaded properly. But with grub, I get a strange screen after choosing Windows ...
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Time passed between 12.04LTS Updating [closed]

I'm hoping for some help. I haven't run updates for 12.04LTS in 11 months. I now find myself unable to install 97 updates. Is there a solution to that issue that doesn't require upgrading to 14.04.2?
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How to hide imported Python libraries?

I am a beginning coder in Python. This may sound misplaced, but wait up a second. My program depends on a couple of libraries that I have allowed it to use via import. These libraries are now showing ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 try without install Stuck on Stopping System V runlevel compatibility

I have a Windows 8.1 Pro x64 installed on my PC. I chose "Try Ubuntu Without Installing" and got stuck. I tried removing quiet splashand got stuck here : Stuck on Stopping System V runlevel ...
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“Check internet connection” when trying to install GParted [duplicate]

I need to download Gparted but it can't be downloaded saying "Please check your internet connection", although I know there's nothing wrong with my router or its connections.
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Check Memory Consumed by packages in ubuntu 12.04

How to check memory consumed by the installed packages ( libraries ) package by package in Ubuntu 12.04 ?
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unity panel service keep carshing

my unity panel service keep crashing and restarting itself, gaving me prompt to report the problem.lately, this thing start to happen with me a lot of times. what could be the cause(s)? any help ...
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Can't Connect to Internet After Upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04

I recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04, and unfortunately afterwards I couldn't connect to the internet, either via ethernet or wifi. It could detect the cable and wifi networks, but it just couldn't ...
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iBook G4 Lubuntu 12.04 Hard Drive Access LED not displaying

So, a little background: I have been playing with various Ubuntu distros off and on for a few years now. I am by no means an "expert" or even a moderate linux user. But I acquired an iBook G4 some ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 pam_tally2 counter increments by 2 instead of 1

I am a high school CS coach and am preparing a lesson on Ubuntu 12.04 failed login attempts (pam_tally2) with the objective of demonstrating how to lock out a user after x failed login attempts. I ...
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install some preinstall apps like (m4, csh,g++,gfortran)

When I try to install some pre-install apps like m4, csh,g++,gfortran on Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit) before installing WRF model , I face with this problem: sudo apt-get install m4 Reading package ...
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Problem with TCP/IP port

I have a vps with Ubuntu 12.04, I installed cccam, when I want to open the web like-it "31.X.X.X:XXXX" it will not open after that I knew the vps uses a nat ip address 10.X.X.X, I installed noip but ...
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ubuntu partition formatted in windows 8 [duplicate]

I accidentally formatted my ubuntu partition in win 8. when i restarted the system, I am getting the grub > command line. I tried the ls command, and it listed the following: hd0 hd1 hd2 hd2 gpt7 ...
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Error when installing any updates [duplicate]

whenever I try to install or update anything using terminal I get this Error. rittik@dell:~$ sudo apt-get update sudo: unable to open /etc/sudoers.d/README: Permission denied sudo: /var/lib/sudo ...
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Install driver for Exar XR17V358 in Linarto Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have a Freescale iMX6 SMARC module and carrier board. It came from the manufacturer with Ubuntu Linaro 12.04 LTS (kernel 3.0.35). I need a lot of serial ports, so I got the Syba 8 port PCIe card ...
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Python3 code not executing in Apache2.4.10(ubuntu)

<VirtualHost *:80> <Directory /var/www/test> AddHandler cgi-script .py Options +ExecCGI DirectoryIndex index.py </Directory> # ...
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Incompatibily on Ubuntu 12.04, I can't install nginx with uwsgi and naxsi on the same server [duplicate]

I'm making a Project about security aplications, and i'm having an incompatibility problem using nginx with naxsi and uwsgi modules on the same server. The Ubuntu version is 12.04 LTS.I think that ...
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ZFS Raid1z Disk Replace

I have been running ZFS Raid1z with 5 disk under Ubuntu 12.04 for 3 years now with no problems at all. Unfortunately the day of failing disk has come. I have lost a disk in the array, he simply went ...
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MY Ubuntu 12.04 is not booting after using testdisk data recovery?? it gives error loading drmk? please help

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 lts. during upgrading i lost all my data then i tried to recover it using test disk data recovery...but after shutdown when i restart there comes black screen having following ...
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How to play and install Need For Speed ​​Most Wanted 2012 in Ubuntu

I want to install Need For Speed Most Wanted 2012 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS because I can install it in Windows. Ubuntu with Wine/Play on Linux won't open the files. Someone please help!!! I wanted to ...
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Install old versions of Mysql, Apache2, PHP

Is there a way to install old packages of the following versions: apache2: 2.2.12 mysql: 5.1.37 PHP 5.2.10 on Ubuntu 12.04, i386, using apt-get or dpkg?
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How can I see DHCP server current users list

I have Ubuntu Server 12.04 and I installed isc-dhcp-server. It work normally, But I need watch current users list and search user by MAC. There have logs: /var/lib/dhcp/dhcpd.leases But I don't need ...
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ubuntu on power5 ibm p5 9110 510

I want to install Ubuntu on my ibm p5 9110 510 but from manuals i found that only aix,suse linux,and redhat linux can be installed on that machine. can any one provide help how to install ubuntu
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Viruses detected in wubi.exe supplied with Ubuntu [closed]

I downloaded an ISO ubuntu-12.04.5-desktop-i386.iso and sent the wubi.exe for total virus and it was there that detected below: ByteHero Virus.Win32.Part.a 20,150,602 Jiangmin Trojan / Generic.bvycy ...
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Excessive disk activity on Ubuntu 12.04

I have an old implementation of Ubuntu 12.04. There are occasional spells of disk activity that go on for 5+ minutes during which the system is unuseable. I cant quite work out which process is ...
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Allow internal urls while on VPN and proxy

I am currently using Ubuntu guest in Windows host using virtual box.I enabled proxy on ubuntu, when I am connected to office network or on VPN, I can't reach internal company urls from guest. I get ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 won't boot after installing CUDA 7

I got a laptop (Dell Precision M4700) with a Quadro K2000M. I have two drives, one for Windows 7 and one for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. After a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS followed by an upgrade to ...
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Error on update commad

While I am trying to run this command sudo apt-get update I am getting following o/p W: Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/precise-security/main/i18n/Translation-en Hash ...
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Whats the meaning of CPU% for each process in top command?

I was running some heavy processes inside a VM and then I used top command to see how much loaded the system is. Overall CPU showed 29% while CPU% for qemu showed 133%. %CPU definition from top man ...
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wubi-12.04.4-rev280.log

Could not retrieve the required installation files. Anything I can do to try the ubuntu 12.04.4?? I have the CD but I don't want to install it, just run the ubuntu. My problem is that when I restart ...
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UBUNTU 12.04 LTS - Dell Vostro 3446 audio and wifi (Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565) not working after update

I bought a new Dell Vostro 3446. everything was working fine till I was asked to update the Ubuntu package 12.04 LTS. Now my audio is completely silent and wifi network is gone. Can anyone please help ...
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Minecraft not Executing

So, I've had Ubuntu for a good 6 months on my HP Chromebook 14. I downloaded and began playing Minecraft immediately with no problem. Then, today I go onto my laptop and open up Ubuntu. I double click ...
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squid and vpn traffic monitor

I have configured VPN and Squid in Server. I tested it with iphone and both are working properly. But I'm facing some problem: 1) if I give Squid proxy ip means all traffic goes through Squid and ...