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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no GUI after install

This question has been asked in here before: Unity doesn't load, no Launcher, no Dash appears But none of the answers solved my issue. In the compizconfig-settings-manager Unity and OpenGL are ...
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Aceessing a webserver on aws EC2 instance with custom nameservers?

I tried to run a web server on amazon's ec2 instance . When I quired it through ELASTIC-IP of instance it resolved perfectly , but whenver I am tried to do a nslookup or try to access via custom ...
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How to use Swift?

I have installed OpenStack using DevStack and installed Swift using SAIO Installation Now I want to use Swift's services. I tried this command curl -v -H 'X-Storage-User: swift' -H ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not booting (black screen) after pendrive-installation

Let me get this straight. Here is what I did: Downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit Created Live USB from Pendrive Linux website Booted from the live USB smoothly Inserted a 16GB Pendrive ...
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Connecting Ubuntu machine to a windows ad-hoc network

I am trying to connect an Ubuntu 12.04 machine, over wifi, to a Windows 7 machine for file sharing. To do so, I have created an ad-hoc network(WEP protocol) in the Windows machine. After I enter the ...
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query on ubuntu installation in laptop [duplicate]

I have a laptop with celeron dual core with 2 gb DDR2 RAM and 40 GB of hard disk. which version of ubuntu you recommend me to install for proper functioning of my laptop
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Hard drive moving folders mysteriously

I had a pretty scary moment today (reminiscent of the highly illogical MS Word 'can't open file' moments that made me abandon Windows altogether) when a folder I was editing a LaTeX report in simply ...
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How to add languages to Guest session ?

I want to add Arabic language to guest season, because there is only English, but i can't do it. Can any body help me with that problem ?
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Wifi issues on laptop after update

This issue is driving me nuts. I have a HP laptop with an Atheros wifi built in adapter. I have had Windows on this machine for a long time and everything worked fine, so I decided to try out Ubuntu ...
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UEFI Bootable USB Stick Ubuntu 12.04 lts

I bought a new Laptop yesterday (an acer e1-510 with windows 8.1) and did not know that it has a shitty uefi when I tried to install ubuntu 12.04(.4) lts from usb drive but when i click install linux, ...
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Toshiba Satellite C50 - GUI not working at all on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I bought a new laptop Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1JQ and I'm unable to run any GUI under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS or 13.04 (the same happens for booting from LiveUSB and for an installed system). After booting ...
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What is Ubuntu? [on hold]

I don't have a problem. I want to learn about ubuntu. What is ubuntu? Please tell me what documents to read to learn the basics about ubuntu. Please point me in the right direction. Can someone do ...
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Installing non-pae ubuntu from USB-stick without network

there! I have to install ubuntu on my old laptop(IBM thinkpad T42). When I was trying to install normal desktop version, it said that you must have non-pae kernel version. After that I downloaded ...
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no root file system defined error while installing Ubuntu 12.04 inside windows using Wubi

I am trying to install ubuntu 12.04 inside windows 7 using wubi.exe (downloaded separately from Ubuntu forum to get the option to install inside windows). when I restart my machine, ubuntu installer ...
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How to install OpenStack with Swift?

How can we install Swift in OpenStack while in DevStack there are lots of errors while installing via DevStack with enabling Swift Is there any scripted installation method? Any links?
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No Wireless on version 12.04

I am attempting to change from Windows XP to Ubuntu on my Dell Inspiron laptop. This is a home-use laptop, and its main us is wireless internet surfing. In following recommendations found online, I ...
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Littlcrane 1.0.7 won't launch in Ubuntu 12.04

When I try to open "The Little Crane That Could" nothing happens. I tried running it from the terminal and this is what I got: Current mode: 1366x768@60Hz 24bpp ERR GLX: OpenGL ES requested but ...
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Update Manager broke my Ubuntu 12.04 [on hold]

Update Manager broke my Ubuntu 12.04 Ubuntu 12.04 installed and updated a couple of months ago. Absolutely standard installation, no attempt at departure from standard installation and standard ...
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Youtube-dl doesn't work on Ubuntu 12.04

I installed Youtube-dl and run command: youtube-dl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQTHVW60ov4 .But nothing show. youtube-dl is latest version. Thanks for help me!
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Reboot instead of shutdown Ubuntu 12.04

As the title suggests, when I try to shutdown my computer from Ubuntu 12.04, it shuts down but then powers back on about three seconds later. I've changed my Grub settings and added: ...
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unity can't clearly minimize on ubuntu 12.04.4

can anybody help me to solve my problem with unity launcher on my ubuntu 12.04.i have problem when i try to minimize all window on ubuntu, it's seems that ubuntu not clearly minimize them.i don't know ...
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No Touchpad under Mouse and Touchpad

I am using Lenovo Yoga 2 laptop and I installed Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit as virtual machine. I want to be able to use 2 finger scroll on Ubuntu. Other questions says that I need just to enable two finger ...
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How do I configure my Upstart scripts to take dependencies into account?

I have install PostgreSQL, Atlassian JIRA, Stash, Confluence and Crowd on a single Ubuntu 12.04 Server. They are integrated and working per Atlassian documentation. One thing I did notice is that ...
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Gigabyte Z87N-Wifi Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless card not found

I recently replaced my motherboard with a Gigabyte Z87N-Wifi mobo and a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04. The dual LAN is being recognized however I am not able to use wifi. The wifi adapter is an Intel ...
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Bluetooth issues with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Hello I have a Dell XPS with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed as stock. I also prefer using a mouse so I purchased the Lenovo thinkpad BT mouse (MOBTC9LA). The laptop has BT support and includes Bluez for ...
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wi-fi issues 12.04

Absolute non technical beginner here so please bear with me! Have installed 12.04 on an old Dell 630M and all works well apart from the fact that the wi-fi keeps dropping out from BT router just a few ...
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Unable to mount 64 sandisk extreme [duplicate]

When I connect my vid cam via usb or put sd card direct in to the pc slot, it tells me it is unable to mount and then mention somethimg called exfat. I have no idea how to over come this.
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I need to skip the Grub menu on a dual-boot system [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32 bit, but I share the computer with my family who use Windows 7, so I want to skip the GRUB menu and allow to boot to Windows automatically, and to enter the GRUB only if I ...
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Problems after installing Alice Madness Returns game

I installed the game "Alice Madness Returns" on my Ubuntu 12.04 and everything went OK until the part where you Activate the game. I got this Error message box: Program Error The Program ...
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Upgrading to new version of Ubuntu [duplicate]

i recently have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, then i notice that Ubuntu will release newer LTS version very soon. I have dual boot between Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Windows 7, but what if i upgrading my ...
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USB 3.0 problems with a Gigabyte motherboard in Ubuntu 12.04.4

[this has been translated from spanish] Hi very good morning or afternoon as the case of Venezuela and am Andruwx little over a month ago I bought a card for mother www.amazon.com Gigabyte Model GA- ...
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How to run windows games on ubuntu 12.04 ? (Bioshock Infinite or Alice Madness returns)

I really want to play "bioshock Infinite" and " Alice Madness returns" on my ubuntu 12.04 (I've got a DVD-Rom of the games) But when I tried to run the setup with Wine Program Loader the window froze ...
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How can I get my XP/UBUNTU 12.04 dual boot to shut down or suspend/ wake up properly?

Freshly installed onto a IBM Thinkcentre:(though there has been an update) restarts on shut down and wakes up from suspend with a brief whoosh of the fan and a blank screen. Things got a bit mixed up ...
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Problem installing kubuntu desktop in Ubuntu [duplicate]

When I tried to install kubuntu-desktop using the given command, sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop sudo the following error appeared. Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a section ...
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My sound card is no recognized

I just installed ubuntu on my new laptop(toshiba c55-a-1px) and it works fine, the problem is that my head phones doesn't work. After a bit of reserarching I found out that my sound card is not ...
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Upload file using OpenStack Cinder

Can we upload file using OpenStack Cinder? I have installed OpenStack via DevStack and has no Swift enabled.
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black screen while installing ubuntu 12.04

I have a problem installing ubuntu 12.04 on acer aspire 5336 with 500GB hard disk. When i choose to install ubuntu with nomodeset it continues but there is black screen and no more. What to do? I ...
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Openldap ldif auto generated password

I am working on with my ldif file where I first spesify Poeple and groups, then generate two groups and one user. The problem I am having is how to automatic generate the password for the user. Right ...
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Error installing two PHP Versions Ubuntu 12.04 with Plesk 11.5

I'm trying to install a additional PHP Version (5.5.10) on a Root Server running Ubuntu 12.04 but I keep running into errors during configure. It keeps giving me the following error: error: Cannot ...
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Is there a problem with ubuntu repos? [on hold]

I run a dual-boot system with Fedora and Ubuntu and have just replaced my ancient Ubuntu 10.04 with 12.04lts. I want the Mate desktop, but none of the repos seem to work. Any ideas how to get over my ...
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I can't connect to wi-fi on laptop toshiba with intel pro wireless 3945abg

Yesterday i installed ubuntu 12.04 and the wi-fi worked but today don't working. I have an Toshiba laptop with Intel Pro wireless 3945abg. Please Help Me! rfkill list 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft ...
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How to remove Windows 7 now I've installed Ubuntu?

Look to this link for image: I want to remove Windows 7 because now I have Ubuntu, what should I do now? Which partition is which? Thank you so much, this is the last step of sorting this out ...
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Upload file to OpenStack Cinder using PHP-OpenCloud

I have installed OpenStack using DevStack and it has Swift disabled I want to know how do I store files to cloud using OpenStack Cinder ?
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Ubuntu 12.04 - Load fallback graphics devices [fail] - How to open terminal

There are other answers to my question, but i can't understand them. Let me first explain my problem. When i boot ubuntu, there isn't any interface just some "comments" about the boot. And when this ...
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Unable to share folder in Ubuntu. Host is windows7

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 in VMWare and host is Windows7. I want share folders between WIndows 7 and ubuntu. I went through the already posted questions and answers but nothing really worked. I ...
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Ubuntu broken pipe on suspend [on hold]

On my Ubuntu computer, I am trying to suspend. But, when I suspend, the screen goes black for a second and then flashes a "could not writes: Broken Pipe" error message. Restart and Shutdown are still ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 fresh install not finding second screen/videocard screen

Gigabyte Z87N-Wifi motherboard MSI GTX760 Grahpics Card Samsung SSD I've just done a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 but I'm having a major problem where my screens are not being recognized when they ...
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Cannot resize Ubuntu disk using wubi-resize (Installed from Wubi)

I'd like to expand my disk space in Ubuntu. Right now, it has 30 GB space which is the maximum allowable installation size in Wubi. I wanted to extend it to 50 GB so I've done a live resizing ...
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After installing Emonic as root, Eclipse cannot recognize it

I wanted to program with Emonic in Eclipse. When I tried to install it from the site I got an error message so I installed it as a root user (using su). Now, after I restarted Eclipse but still it ...
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DOS BOX Screen resolution problem

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I installed DOSBOX using apt-get install doxboxcommand and configured TC in DOSBOX properly. Everything is working fine, but when we it goes to full screen mode of ...