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sudo reboot now 14.04 beta 2 bug [on hold]

I've noticed this across the board on all my 14.04 final beta servers. I have to hard reset it past this point. Is this a known issue or a bug? Doesn't matter what it's running, this just happens to ...
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Ubuntu Server: Boot Messages on terminal 7 (video) Why?

I use only text terminals in ubuntu server. Especially at boot time :) I've turned off plymouth splash screen and I get boot messages on terminal 1. But after couple of messages, active terminal is ...
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Cannot get sickbeard or couchpotato to run on startup on ubuntu server 12.04LTS

I know this question has been asked dozens of times, though nothing I read & try seems to be working for me. My most recent problem was rebooting my machine to find sickbeard & couchpotato ...
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ureadahead main process terminated with status 5

Having struggled for the last few days with a kernel panic, this is the new error I am getting on boot. A restart doesn't help. I have access to the server in rescue mode where I can mount the ...
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Ubuntu server 12.4 LTS installation -boot Error

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.4 server but it doesnt boot I downloaded the iso that corresponds to my server (amd x64) and I made a USB device bootable using the Universal USB Installer as ...
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Why sometimes Grub Menu is shown when starting ubuntu server?

I have installed Ubuntu server 12.04 on my device. When I was testing it, I turned on the device and Ubuntu was loaded automatically. However, when I moved the device to the workplace and turned it ...
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How To Run An Application On Startup Automatically?

I am using "UbuntuServer13.10" and I have Dynamic IP. So for learning purpose, I want to add a host on my dynamic IP to open my server easily from anywhere. For this purpose, I used www.noip.com ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 normal boot show login screen

My computer will boot fine in recovery, but during normal boot it won't boot to login screen. I tried the same setup on a Virtual Machine and it works fine so, so that leads me to think a hardware ...
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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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Ubuntu server boots fine on desktop, won't boot when HDDs moved to headless server

I've got a HP MediaSmart EX490 which I've now wiped and installed Ubuntu Server on. When the HDDs are in my desktop, it works fine, but as soon as I swap the the HDDs over to the HP - I can't even ...
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server version where do I go to from command line interface prompt (DOS-type screen) [closed]

help I am new to Linux/Ubuntu. I installed the server edition on a micro server instead of Windows home server as used on my other one. After 3 attempts it finally installed. However all I get at ...
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Ubuntu Server newer version than 8.04 on IBM xSeries 225 8649 [duplicate]

It was installed 8.04 OK. but since its no longer supported, i want to upgrade into newer version. i've tried 9.10, 10.04, until the last one was 12.04. when trying NORMAL BOOT : on 10.04 and ...
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Boot Ubuntu Server 10.04 off a write-protected hard drive

So as the title implies, I need to be able to boot off a write-protected hard drive. Whenever the hard drive is set to write-protected mode (after installation of server and other file updates), we ...
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HP ML330 G6 not booting - sbin/init not found

1 of 4 drives failed - replacement installed and logical drive rebuilt successfully - no other hardware faults. Ubuntu 9.10 server installed. On boot, 1 logical drive found, but following messages ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 Won't Boot After Install

The installation of Ubuntu Server 12.04 on my PC was finished smoothly but when I try to boot it, the following message appears: Reboot and select proper boot device... This is the output after I ...
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Trouble installing Ubuntu on a secondhand IBM server

I recently picked up a secondhand IBM x365, and I want to install Ubuntu on it. I've installed Ubuntu on countless personal computers, but never before on a server. I made my bootable disc (I have a ...
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Dual boot Ubuntu Server and Desktop or Ubuntu server + GUI?

here is my situation: I've developed a Java-based daemon I want to run on Ubuntu Server at boot. However, for testing purposes and future developers, I made an user interface, so I would like to be ...
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Unable to boot Ubuntu Server after update/upgrade

Relatively new to Linux but have been running an Ubuntu webserver problemfree for about a year now. However, After running sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade it complained about being unable ...
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Removing Windows 7 and install ubuntu server 12.03.4 (but windows boot manager still appear)

I removed windows 7 and installed ubuntu server 12.03.4 but when the computer start the (black screen for windows boot manager appear) like this : ...
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Can you use Ubuntu Server as a router and a PXE server at the same time?

Yesterday, I used this guide to set up my Ubuntu Server installation as a router with a simple firewall. I was able to access the internet, but after I installed a PXE server along with the router ...
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How to increase boot partition on Ubuntu Server, via SSH?

I have a Ubuntu Server currently running 13.04. I want to upgrade to 13.10 but I get an error: Not enough free disk space The upgrade has aborted. The upgrade needs a total of 61.0 M free space on ...
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How to create windows7 thin client using a ubuntu server 12.04 ?

I have seen some people creating Ubuntu thin client using LTSP :ie a ubuntu server which has an image of ubuntu, all other diskless clients boot through the network to load the ubuntu image on the ...
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No option for installing Ubuntu on new system

I've just got a new microserver (HP ProLiant Microserver) and I'm trying to setup ubuntu server 12.04.3 LTS. This microserver doesn't have any operating system installed currently. I've booted ubuntu ...
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unknown filesystem, grub rescue

When I try to boot I get this message: error: unknown filesystem. grub rescue> _ results of: grub rescue> ls are as follows: (hd0) (hd0,msdos5) (hd0,msdos1) (hd1) (fd0)
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Ubuntu Server 13 hangs on boot, help?

All that appears on the screen is the blinking cursor, and it never seems to go away. I am pretty sure this may be a permissions problem. The reason I suspect this, is before the problem occured I ...
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I Added a Hard Drive now it will not boot

Well I added a new hard drive to my Ubuntu Server 12.04 and when I turned it off and now it will not boot. I check my BIOS and it tried booting from both the hard drives and none of them will boot. ...
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1answer
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Cannot reinstall ubuntu alongside Windows 7

I made deep research on the Internet and unfortunately cannot found the answer. I installed Ubuntu 10.04.4 server (via USB) alongside Windows 7 (firstly I had to resize my partitions and then ...
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Ubuntu Server Boot Demands Internet Connection

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.2 Server. After I make my selection in GRUB, the boot process starts. When I have a wired connection to the internet (the connection I used to install the system) it boots ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu Server 13.04.3 doesn't boot w/ EFI

I'm was actually trying to install Debian Wheezy (which failed horribly), then tried Ubuntu Server 13.04 and got the exact same problems as w/ Debian: After installing, the system doesn't show any ...
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251 views

Ubuntu Server 12.04 won't boot. Software RAID 1

I need to fix this issue I have in one of our machines. Motherboard is ASUS Z9PE-D16. We have 4 SATA drives enabled and one of them has failed. It's the drive in port 1. So the system is not booting ...
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server version 3.8.0-27 is the last kernel I can boot from

[Submitted this query as bug 1237392 on LaunchPad] All kernel updates on ubuntu since kernel 3.8.0-28 result in an empty screen with no indication of startup, no response to the keyboard. I can only ...
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Upgraded from 8.04 to 10.04, cannot boot

I upgraded an old, handed down web server with a heavily customized wordpress website from 8.04 Server LTS to 10.04 Server LTS using a guide I found on Ubuntu. This seemed to go fine. There were a few ...
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Can't install Ubuntu Server with Screen Problem

I want to install Ubuntu server on notebook Acer Aspire 4750g (vga Intel + Nvidia). But when boot via dvd or usb drive back across the screen as a line. Can not read the text. The picture attached. ...
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Ubuntu Server 13.04 install failure

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 13.04 from a USB drive onto an old Dell PC. I've installed from USB before on that system, so I know USB install should work. The installer stops when it tries to ...
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Ultra 100 BIOS is not installed because there are no drivers attached

I just reinstall (don't ask me why) Ubuntu 12.04 32bits server on a old server that we have here. The first time, no problem. I did install boot on the system and everything was working fine. Last ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 server: new kernels never used

I have three servers, all running Ubuntu server 12.04 LTS. When installed, the kernel is given a relatively small partition of around 227MB. When new kernels are released, they are installed, and Grub ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Server Load Installer Components From CD

I tried to install Ubuntu 12.04 Server (64bit) on a Dell Insprion n5520 using a USB stick. I used the Universal-USB-Installer-1.8.9.4 which has support for 12.04 server but you can also replicate the ...
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Can a PXE booted machine be made to reboot to another OS image via a central server?

The situation is like this: We have a central server which contains OS images that are used to boot the PXE machines. Normally, we have to sit on the PXE machine to select what OS to boot into. The ...
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Trouble installing Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 LTS with USB stick/key

I am trying to install Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS onto a new system using a USB-stick. I am to lazy to switch the only SATA CD/DVD-ROM device I have and use that. Also, I just wanted to know whether this ...
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1answer
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What are the steps to create an Ubuntu Live CD with the Server version?

I used the 'Startup Disk Creator' with the 12.04 LTS iso to create a bootable USB. This worked just fine, but when it started up it gave me a menu to: Install Ubuntu Server Multiple server install ...
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How can I fix display “out of range” message after install?

After installing Ubuntu server 12, I get the message "out of range" from my monitor (Asus vh236h). The PC is a Compaq Proliant ML310 G1. I have verified that it is up and running otherwise, by using ...
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278 views

How can I fix a server hanging after “running local boot scripts”?

After a sudden electricity break down, one of the company servers (Ubuntu) hangs at boot. I get an OK message for running local boot scripts (/etc/rc.local) but it freezes there and a black screen ...
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856 views

How to get Lubuntu to autorun the Minecraft server script on boot?

Today I am trying to make my server but i have problems when I try to autorun my script. I have followed this tutorial: http://www.minecraftwiki.net/wiki/Tutorials/Server_startup_script and the ...
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1answer
143 views

Non Bootable system -> Ubuntu is installed fine but it doesn't boot!? [closed]

I have a Dell Dimension 3000 and I am trying to make it a web server. I have tried installing the Ubuntu server 13.04 and Ubuntu Desktop 13.04. I have had no luck. The only thing that works is the ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 Does not boot up

I installed Ubuntu Server 12.04 of of a flash drive, and I selected the Samba File Server option on the list after putting in all my information. I have been wanting to set up a file server for the ...
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188 views

Restored Ubuntu VM on VMWare hangs at init: udev-fallback-graphics

We have an Ubuntu server VM on a VMWare cluster that we back up every night. We're testing a restore today and have found that the VM hangs on boot at: init: udev-fallback-graphics main process ...
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Ubuntu Server Error [duplicate]

I've installed a unbuntu server, because I needed a file server. I had no errors what so ever, but once it boots up, and gets passed the bios screen. All I see is a black screen with a blinking _ What ...
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1answer
669 views

How do I get my server to boot normally again? Stuck at Grub command line

All of a sudden my Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring) server does not boot correctly anymore. It stops at a grub command line. If I type ls, I get (hd0) (hd0,msdos5) (hd0,msdos1) (fd0) i can then ls each ...
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Problems running dhclient

After running apt-get upgrade and restarting an Ubuntu Server install I noticed the computer didn't have a network connection. I checked ifconfig ~$ ifconfig lo Link encap:Local Loopback ...
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Ubuntu server 13 hangs on boot

I formatted my WD30EFRX 3TB SATA HDD as GPT with the following layout: 200 MB FAT32 (BOOTABLE) 50GB EXT4 (Mount point: /) 4 GB SWAP SPACE ~2.9 TB EXT4 (with no mount point) Then i created a Flash ...