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Help removing ubuntu 12.10! [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop, no Windows. I have my system disks and tried to do a system recovery and it won't allow me. I've tried creating a boot disk and doing the "try ubuntu" and ...
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1answer
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Can't launch JD-GUI on Ubuntu 12.10 64bits

When I try to open JD-GUI via the terminal it gives me the following error error while loading shared libraries: libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory . So I ...
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2answers
610 views

Problem with raid 1 drive /dev/sba which was part of /dev/md0 now degraded into /dev/md127

root@bew:~# uname -a Linux bew 3.5.0-23-generic #35~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Fri Jan 25 17:15:33 UTC 2013 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux root@bew:~# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 203.9 GB, 203928109056 bytes 255 ...
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1answer
152 views

ScreenCloud Update - Dependency Is Not Satisfiable

ScreenCloud offered an update yesterday, and as it didn't show up in the Update Manager (I have it set up to fetch both important and other updates), I decided to check the Ubuntu Software Center. The ...
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1answer
76 views

Ubuntu 12.10 Crashes VirtualBox when installation is complete

I'm wanting to install Ubuntu 12.10 in VirtualBox. I was really excited to actually use it: I never even used Ubuntu before! Well after the lengthy installation (about an hour or so) it says something ...
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0answers
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Ubuntu 12.10 won't install to computer and creates loop?

So, recently, I have been using Ubuntu in VMware and now have decided to do the real thing. So, I created a USB boot able install. When I load it up, it loads fine. Then I select Install Ubuntu. It ...
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1answer
92 views

Installing windows 8 on Ubuntu 12.10 with windows 8 already installed

I don't know that if it sounds confusing but what I want to do is that install windows 8 along with Ubuntu 12.10 (already installed). I have windows 8 previously installed as well and I want to ...
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24 views

upgrade 12.04 to 12.10 [duplicate]

Last night upgraded my notebook from 12.04 LTS to 12.10, restarted and after that... just a blank screen. Any ideas? Rebooted several times, starts grub, the ubuntu screen loading system and then a ...
0
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0answers
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Disk partition on ubuntu server 12.10

I'm new on Ubuntu. Currently I'm trying to install Ubuntu server 12.10 on Acer AR320 F1 with 300GB SAS HDD. When I'm in the disk partition section, it only shows me 3 choices which are: - CONFIGURE ...
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1answer
88 views

uninstall and reinstall to 13.10

As stated before I'm a complete novice with ubuntu and now I'm in a terrible bind. The most efficient and quickest way see to fix nut issue is to delete and reinstall to the latest upgrade. How do i ...
0
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0answers
319 views

Black screen with white dash/underscore flashing when I try to install Ubuntu 12.10 from LiveUSB?

About my computer: OS: Windows 8.1 64-bit CPU: Intel Core i7 4770 @ 3.40GHz RAM: 8 GB Motherboard: Gigabyte H87-HD3 Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 4600 and 1024MB ATI AMD HD Radeon 7700 So, I tried ...
0
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1answer
47 views

HP Pavilion 15 pre-installed Ubuntu 12.04 - unable to install Ubuntu 12.10

I have purchased HP Pavilion 15 pre-installed Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit) and I want to install Ubuntu 12.10 from a live USB, but it does not install another Ubuntu version.
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MySQL installation fails on completely new installation of ubuntu

I'm rebuilding my VM for the second time today. This is getting ridiculous. MySQL keeps failing to install: I've read elsewhere ( MySQL keeps failing to install ) that if you don't specify a ...
2
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0answers
58 views

ubuntu broke my computer [duplicate]

About a week and a half ago I tried to update from 12.04 to 12.10 doing the sequential upgrades to get to the new OS 13.1. I downloaded 12.1 from the software center which I've been told since that ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Bootable Ubuntu 12.10 but cannot download

Finally was able to actually have my MSI motherboard boot the USB drive. The options when I boot from USB is: - Try without install -OEM Install (for manufactures) - Full install Only option that ...
0
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1answer
74 views

Installing Ubuntu 12.10 on Gateway PC Intel i3

I have a Gateway PC with Intel Core i3. I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 - 12.10 and unable to install any of them. Some messages mention that only the 64-bit version of 12.10 release works with ...
0
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1answer
62 views

Problems Re-installing ubuntu

I previously uninstalled the operating system "Ubuntu 12.10 32 bit", and now it is not available to boot from. I am trying to install "Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit" and I am having quite a hassle doing so. I ...
0
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1answer
27 views

how to install an binary and execute it from other folders 12.10

I downloaded the jq JSON processing library from http://stedolan.github.io/jq/download/ and ran ./jq and it seems to work great. How do I "install" it into my Ubuntu 12.10 so it runs from other ...
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2answers
237 views

Suggest me which version ubuntu is to download for my system configuration [duplicate]

I want to buy a netbook with the following configuration. Its comes with free DOS, so i want to install ubntu on this (as ubuntu requires less system configuration compared to windows). I am newbie ...
0
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0answers
46 views

Upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 Problem

I dual boot with windows 7 and used to have ubuntu 13.10 but had some errors so I uninstalled ubuntu deleted the ubuntu system and wiped the logical drive I had ubuntu on. But I still wanted ubuntu ...
0
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3answers
186 views

Lucid Lynx or Saucy Salamander?

I've got a macbook from 2008, which blue-screened, onto which I installed Ubuntu 12.10 from the Ubuntu magazine disk. It is slow. It freezes continuously. It only runs select Internet pages well (like ...
0
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0answers
26 views

symbolic link size error in tzdata-java (((answered))) [duplicate]

While updating from 12.04LTS to 12.10 the following tzdata symbolic link error shows up. The answer function was removed since this was marked as duplicate, I guess. The solution I used was ...
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1answer
540 views

Can I Install Ubuntu On My tablet ZTE V9C? [duplicate]

Can I Install Ubuntu On My tablet ZTE V9C It has 275 mb of phone storage and 512mb of ram
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1answer
65 views

Unabe to install windows on a ubuntu only machine [duplicate]

I am new here and this is my first post. I have an HP laptop (Pavilion dv6000) While I was trying to dual boot Ubuntu, I was unable to install it correctly and the setup broke in the middle leaving ...
0
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0answers
28 views

Installing 12.04 from 12.10 with black screen issue [duplicate]

I recently upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10 and now have an issue with a black screen upon booting. Im having a lot of trouble with this issue and I dont care to fix it anymore. I still have the usb drive ...
0
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1answer
995 views

Boot problems after upgrading from 12.04 to 12.10 [duplicate]

I am not an experienced Ubuntu user. I updated my existing 12.04 until no more updates were available and then I chose to upgrade my system to version 12.10. All went well (or at least I thought it ...
0
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1answer
57 views

I downloaded Ubuntu. it appeared as a removable disk drive. Then i restarted my computer. The ubuntu files were missing. How do I get them back? [duplicate]

After I downloaded Ubuntu 12.10 on to my laptop running windows 8, it appeared as a removable disk drive (DVD Drive). I then clicked on the wubi application, but it did not respond, so I restarted ...
0
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1answer
57 views

Successfully installed Ubunut 12 but I never saw the windows outlined by this walkthrough

http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/install-desktop-long-term-support I was never given an option to install over Windows and wipe it out. How do I do that? I am running a new Dell XPS with ...
0
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1answer
490 views

How to make an NTFS partition on HDD (12.10)

I currently own a netbook running Ubuntu 12.10 and i want to install windows XP on it. I have the installation file on my pendrive as my netbook doesnt have disk drive. but when I opened the ...
0
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2answers
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Unable to install bootloader

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 on a HP ENVY Ultrabook 6-1113tx with Windows 8 pre-installed, off of a LiveUSB. We tried installing Ubuntu 12.04 onto his 32GB SSD by overwriting Windows 8 with ...
0
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2answers
269 views

Can I install Ubuntu using Ubuntu 13.04 Live CD on Ubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

And, will may my applications be as is? Am I going to have any compatibilty issues with applications? Is it possible even using a live cd to install the newest version of Ubuntu over the existing one. ...
0
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1answer
275 views

Error while installing Ubuntu 12.10

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 on a netbook via USB. I've created an USB image with the GTK utility that comes with Ubuntu. When I try to boot it up, it shows an error message: ERROR: No ...
1
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1answer
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install latest Ubuntu on new hard drive

I have a HP Pavillion dv6-6108 that I purchased November 2011. Since then the hard drive has crashed twice. The first crash was because the laptop met the kitchen floor when I tripped over the AC ...
0
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1answer
108 views

Ubuntu takes complete hard disk for installation without considering pre-existing partitions

I have recently installed Windows 7 on my laptop with 320 GB HD. Then, I made a partition so now I have 2 primary and 3 logical partitions (all NTFS). I want to install Ubuntu 12.10 so I used ube and ...
2
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2answers
118 views

Can't start ubuntu installation

I downloaded the ISO from the official Ubuntu site, burnt the ISO to DVD and on restarting, I get the following error- start booting from usb device syslinux 3.82 I've tried to install 13.04 and ...
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0answers
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I need to install 12.04 LTS over 13.04 [duplicate]

I dont have blank cds i can burn with, and it seems like if i install from a usb i cant remove the usb or the os goes haywire. I want to eventually have 1 hdd with 2 partitions, 1 for ubuntu 12.04 LTS ...
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5answers
470 views

How do I find where an application is installed?

I installed wireshark recently. I have no idea in which directory it was installed, but it's not in /opt. How do I find where it's installed?
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1answer
215 views

Hybrid USB Install Method - netboot and iso

I was following the steps here ("Preparing Files for USB Memory Stick Booting") https://help.ubuntu.com/10.04/installation-guide/i386/boot-usb-files.html to create a installation usb drive for ...
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1answer
150 views

Installing Ubuntu on formated hard drive

I am currently using Windows XP and I wanted to install Ubuntu alongside Windows using live CD. But every time I started the installation, Ubiquity would freeze on 'install alongside' screen. I have 2 ...
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1answer
422 views

Installing ImageMagick for C(++) on Ubuntu 12.10

I'm having a hard time installing the ImageMagick software for Ubuntu 12.10. So, I want the C and C++ API, not much more. Now when I go to imagemagick.org, they have a binary package for unix, ...
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2answers
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Can't access my Raring installation after adding a Quantal install

I use Kubuntu 13.04. The other day I installed Ubuntu (unity) 12.10 on a small partition on my laptop as I needed to test something out. My data from the kubuntu install is intact, but strangely ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu 12.10 error in select and install software

I keep having this error msg and I dont know what is wrong: select and install software installation step failed an installation step failed. you can try to run the faling item again from ...
0
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1answer
243 views

Skype won't install in ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Skype will not fully install because "Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.10 After installation (D drive and E drive in Windows System) are missing!

After Installing Ubuntu 12.10 with Installation option "Replace Windows 8 with Ubuntu" I can't see any drive[ D: and E: ] mounted in Ubuntu. They are not even under /mnt/ location. What the hell had ...
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1answer
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Installation Failed [Errno 30] Read-only file system faulty CD/DVD, drive, hard disk

I tried to install Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 13.04 using Flash drive and DVD, but all times I get this error. What does it say? And how can I fix it?
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1answer
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Unable to install Ubuntu 12.10 - Hard Drive not recognized

I have an HP ProBook 4520 and I am trying to do a dual install with Windows 7. The USB device I used only detects itself as an installable location. If I exit the installer and open up the file ...
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0answers
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No internet connection after upgrade to 12.10 [closed]

I upgraded my system to 12.10, and now I have no network connection. When I go to System Settings > Network, there is nothing there. What's wrong?
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1answer
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I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 from a DVD

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 from a DVD. (64-bit). I restarted after installation with the DVD in the drive but it went back to the installation menu and started reinstalling. I aborted it and ...
0
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1answer
133 views

Clean install of Ubuntu 12.10 not booting

Just installed Ubuntu 12.10 (wasn't 100% happy with 13.04 yet) from a USB drive. I have done this numerous times. This time I did the install three times. I think something was wrong with one flash ...
1
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1answer
57 views

I start upgrade and download only part of the packages

I start upgrade and download only 1366 packages out of 19.. How to Restart remaining packages for downloading ?