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Ubiquity installer hangs after “Prepearing to install…”

I have tried this on a brand new latest Xubuntu disk, and then on an old regular Ubuntu 10.10 disk. Both result in the same thing (and I would prefer to use Xubuntu, if possible.) I have tried ...
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Change swap (potentially with user data) to ext4

I have a 1 TB external harddisk where I recently installed Ubuntu onto. Before I had some backups there which I didn't want to lose. Therefore I created a new partition for Ubuntu. During this process ...
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Is e4defrag ready for use?

I want defragment my root ext4 partition after upgrade to 10.10. But I can't find e4defrag in standart repos. May I build it from source? And is it safe for use? UPD: Now in 12.04, we have e4defrag ...
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Freezes with ext4 journaling errors [closed]

Two weeks ago, I installed Maverick on my former Win7 workstation and since then almost every session ends with a freeze and the REISUB trick. I have taken the advice from previous questions of this ...