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Ubuntu Gnome problems [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu gnome on a new computer I built and it's very glitchy. What's wrong with it? Was it wrong to install it without the original Ubuntu on it?
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how can i fix "errors were encounterd while processing: mmodemanager whoopsie

I am using an Ubuntu 13.10 image on my android and I cant seem to install the Ubuntu gnome desktop. Device information: - Sony Xperia S (LT26I - Arm-V7 - Snapdragon S3 1.83ghz - Adreno 220 GPU - ...
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How To Install Gnome Desktop on ubuntu 12.04 lts? [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 12.04 lts and I Want To Know That of there is a way by which i can have a desktop like this one in the photo: This In Not Gnome Classic. I dont want Gnome Classic
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Haroopad not starting and prompt of “NVCtrl extension does not exist” message

I installed Haroopad on my Ubuntu GNOME 13.10 system. I had to change some symbolic links in order to make it work. However after I've closed it, I tried to run it but I'm getting this message: ...
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Cant install Gnome on 13.10 [duplicate]

after I run the command sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3-next && sudo apt-get update I get these messages W: Failed to fetch ...
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GUI fails to show up both in 'try ubuntu' (live-session) and after-installing [ubuntu-gnome13.10]

I have downloaded and burned ubuntu-gnome 13.10 amd64 on a dvd. It booted straight into the live session (uefi-off in my motherboard settings). Everything works as it should until I'm asked to choose ...
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1answer
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Does Ubuntu Installer automatically install in “/”?

The first time i installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.10, Ichecked the option Something Else in the ubuntu installer and went through the partition process /, /home, swap. Now, after a bad taste while trying ...
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1answer
239 views

Problem after installing gnome-desktop

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and upgraded to Gnome 3.10. But when I was trying to install ubuntu-gnome-desktop I got error with Libreoffice. I was using Openoffice(I removed Libreoffice while installing ...
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0answers
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No mouse pointer in Unity after removing Gnome 3

I tried to install Gnome 3 on Ubuntu 13.10 but did not like the change so I reverted by using the terminal. I pressed "yes" whenever asked during the process. After rebooting there were no menu bars ...
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Items cannot be installed or removed until the package catalogue is repaired

installArchives() failed: (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ... 15% (Reading database ... 20% (Reading database ... 25% (Reading database ... ...
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Ubuntu Gnome frozen after login [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.10. After the restart everything works perfectly. Then I install the recommended updates and when I restart, I just get a dark screen were I can see the mouse pointer ...
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GnomeBaker not burning CD

I have downloaded GnomeBaker after having a failure with the default programme for burning CDs, but I couldn't burn a CD with GnomwBaker because this dialog box pops up saying that I don't have the ...
2
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1answer
57 views

Is there a way to access a live command shell for Ubuntu server online?

I have setup a LAMP server with ubuntu server that I plan to do some game hosting with. Right now I am using Webmin for remoting in to my server. One major problem with webmin however, is that you can ...
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3answers
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How to install a .tar.gz file [duplicate]

I downloaded a file called SOURCE_SVR_Linux_38037.tar.gz, how do I install it? It's the package for splashtop. I'm pretty new to Linux, so please explain with detail.
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“Advanced Partitioning Tool” not showing in GNOME Ubuntu installation

I am trying to install Gnome Ubuntu 13.10 on my Lenovo ThinkPad. After creating a bootable USB Drive and booting from it I want to organize my partitions. So I went for "do something else" or ...
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Installation of ubuntu(edubuntu,kubuntu,lubuntu,xubuntu,ubuntu-gnome,ubuntu-server) saucy in i386-desktop without internet connection [duplicate]

I need to install ubuntu(edubuntu,kubuntu,lubuntu,xubuntu,ubuntu-gnome,ubuntu-server) saucy in i386-desktop without internet connection. I read alternate-CD has been stopped from Saucy. Is there way ...
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2answers
62 views

Getting Gnome Ubuntu

Is their a way to get Gnome Ubuntu rather then the install disc?
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0answers
70 views

GNOME Power Manager issue. How to fix?

I am using ubuntu for business. I don't know what happened, but now my computer does not open. There is a message on the down right side of the computer that reads: Install problem The configuration ...
0
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1answer
387 views

Soft lockup when installing Ubuntu GNOME in virtual machine (Parallels OSX)

When installing Ubuntu GNOME 13.04 from an ISO in Parallels, I get the following error: BUG: soft lockup - CPU#0 stuck for 22s! This is shortly followed by another message: INFO: rcu_sched self ...
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1answer
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Gnome 3.10 on Ubuntu 13.04

Is it possible to install the newly released gnome version (3.10) on 13.04? If it's possible, then how?
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How to Install Gnome 3.8 on ubuntu 13.04

I'm new to this ubuntu 13.04 so can any one help me installing Gnome 3.8 on my ubuntu 13.04 clearly step-by-step please.
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2answers
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Installing Gnome 3 on Xubuntu 12.04?

I have a few questions about this. I have Xubuntu 12.04 installed, using the default xfce, but I really like the look of Gnome 3. However, I always see people complaining about it. Would installing it ...
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How to provide keyboard layouts for clients / individual users?

We are running Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome 3.4.2. A number of users access the server via remote desktop and individual accounts. Most client computers have different keyboard layouts. In GNOME ...
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How do I open a newly installed app?

I installed Ubuntu this morning and I have installed my first app (a to-do list) but when I come to actually open the thing I cannot find it anywhere. Where do I go to find the apps I have downloaded? ...
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desktop icons and launcher are unavailable in ubuntu 12.10

I have upgraded my Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10 online, in this new version, it is not showing any launcher,desktop icons for battery,network etc. i tried to create the launcher using terminal but its ...
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1answer
678 views

Program unable to find libGL.so.1

this involves the game Hotline Miami which I bought from the Humble Bundle 8 a while ago. After installing it and clicking the executable nothing happened so I ran it from the terminal and got this ...
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3answers
347 views

Cannot install Gnome- or Google chrome

I just cannot install gnome-shell in my just installed 12.04 LTS Message: gnome-shell: Depends: libgjs0- but it is a virtual package Depends: libpulse-mainloop-glib0 (>= 1:0.99.1) but ...
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1answer
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Fresh Ubuntu 13.04 installed, login not working

Having all sorts of issues with mini.iso, thought it'd save me some time downloading (slow internet) but I simple don't know what packages I need to get. Anyways, my issue right now is logging into ...
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Can't do anything with Ubuntu Gnome after installation, what to do?

I installed Ubuntu Gnome 13.04 from DVD. It's the only os. When I start the PC it boots and then I see the login screen, but cannot do anything. I see the mouse, and when I move it this also is shown. ...
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Is there a App for Ubuntu 12.04 to learn command line?

I am new to Linux / Ubuntu. I want to learn command line. What app can I get and use from Ubuntu Software Center ?? Also looking for an App from Ubuntu Software Center to send Free SMS text messages ...
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0answers
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Ubuntu 13.04 - Unable to manage groups gnome-system-tools does not install from Software Center

Here is error message when attempting to install gnome-system-tools The following packages have unmet dependencies: gnome-system-tools:i386: openjdk-7-jre: Depends: openjdk-7-jre-headless (= ...
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1answer
854 views

How to install Gnome 3.4 (not 3.6) in Ubuntu 12.10?

Whenever I install Gnome from software center I get Gnome version 3.6 but I want to install gnome 3.4 as all my extensions and themes work on it. How to do it? Would I get Gnome 3.4 if I install from ...
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1answer
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failed to install gnome3 ubuntu 12.04

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install gnome-shell gnome-session sudo apt-get -f install sudo apt-get install gnome-shell ...
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2answers
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Install .tar.gz and .tar files? [duplicate]

Cody again. I'm still sort of a noob at installing things so I need your help... Im trying to install hping3 and of course it's a .tar.gz file... I've looked everywhere even on here and no ...
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Is there Ubuntu 12.10 Gnome version with Wubi installer?

The question says it all. I want to have Ubuntu 12.10 Gnome version. I can't find any Wubi version. Is this even possible?
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How do I configure gnome-screensaver?

I am on ubuntu 12.10 and installed gnome-screensaver but I can't find any way to configure them or launch gnome-screensaver-preferences. f1. I installed and got away with xscreensaver, now want to ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu Server on a VM?

I have installed Ubuntu Server on a VM and given it 100 Gb of disk and 2Gb of RAM. I also installed GNOME. My primary reason for the installation was to install a bunch of different NoSQL databases ...
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2answers
637 views

How to install Window theme on Ubuntu without sudo privileges?

I want to install a theme but, I need sudo! Im running Ubuntu 12.10 (Gnome 3). The theme in question is called "notxp theme". I don't have sudo privilege on my machine. Is there a way to install the ...
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1answer
873 views

GNOME on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to revert to GNOME Classic? I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 i cant install GNOME 3 on it. I want it to look like version 10.04 or 9.04. Can someone tell me how to do it?
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How can I add an application to the list of Open With applications?

I installed Komodo Edit from a download (wasn't available in Software Center.) I want to be able to open .php files in Komodo, but when I right-click and choose Open With Other Application, Komodo ...
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How to install and enable GNOME shell? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install and use the latest version of GNOME Shell? I wanted to install GNOME Shell 3.4 on my Ubuntu system. I tried running a lot of commands I found on a blog, ...
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4answers
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How to install Gnome Shell latest version in Offline-mode? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without internet (offline)? I can't using sudo apt-get install gnome-shell Because, My Internet connection is very slow, So I ...
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2answers
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error in installing gnome-shell

rstu2005@rstu2005-Aspire-5742:~$ sudo apt-get install gnome-shell [sudo] password for rstu2005: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package ...
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1answer
259 views

How do I make a custom Ubuntu cd,using KDE as the desktop interface ? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to customize live Ubuntu CD? I would like to create _custom Ubuntu cd by myself....please don't redirect me to kubuntu...
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3answers
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How to update Gnome to 3.4?

I read about release new GNOME 3.4. How to update from GNOME 3.2 (upgrade manager does not tell me about the new Update when check).
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1answer
350 views

How do I install KDE on my 11.04

I want to get rid of the Unity thingy (who came up with this?). KDE seems the best choice. All the instructions, including this How do I install KDE shell on Ubuntu? mention the Ubuntu software ...
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How to install Gnome 3.2 in Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install and use the latest version of GNOME Shell? How I can install Gnome 3.2 in ubuntu 12.04? It comes preinstalled? Help Please! :D
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How to completely uninstall gnome-shell and all extensions?

I'm having a bit of trouble getting the gnome-shell to work ever since I installed an extension (I don't know which) on 11.10. So what I would like to know is: How can I completely uninstall ...
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2answers
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How can I fix the gnome-shell?

I am using gnome-shell on Ubuntu 11.10. After I installed some of the extensions, whenever it logs in; it would not show the userbar (the one with the clock etc). I tried doing the following: How to ...
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3answers
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Is there a way to hide the Messaging Tray in GNOME Shell?

I find the Messaging Tray (the bottom bar) in GNOME Shell rather inconvenient. I'm looking for a way to disable it. KRSNA 2 ZED seems to have written an extension for doing just that, but I don't know ...