Questions about using Ubuntu on IBM hardware.

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Nautilus connect to server in Ubuntu 14.04 fails to connect to iSeries V5R4

I have been successfully using the (excellent) Nautilus 'Connect to Server' feature for some time prior to Ubuntu 14.04 to access network drive shares on IBM iSeries (AS/400, IBMi, i5) running OS/400 ...
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Has anyone been able to install Ubuntu Server 14.10 on IBM E880 Frame (9119-MHE) (POWER8) on EMC san?

Has anyone been able to install Ubuntu Server 14.04 or 14.10 on IBM E880 Frame (9119-MHE) (POWER8)? We are using EMC san disk and having issues at the detect disk phase - none of the drivers have ...
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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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Desktop Search Tool with Lotus Notes Integration

Hey Fellow Ubuntu lovers, I switched a while ago from Win. to Ubuntu and I am loving it! The only thing I miss is the desktop search integration with Lotus Notes. I've been searching the web for ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 on IBM x3300 M4 - Grub is not installing

Ubuntu on IBM/Lenovo x3300 M4 Everything went fine till Grub installation stage. Not completed the installation with a fatal error massage. We are using RAID Zero with 3 HDDs. Please help.
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Ubuntu Server Installation is Getting Stuck

I have been trying to install Ubuntu server on my IBM x3550 server to replace windows server; and the installation was doing just fine until it reached "Running live-installer-console-setup" at which ...
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Install Ubuntu server on IBM x3200 m3 server (7328ac1)

The ibm x3200 m3 tower server (7328ac1) doesn't have any OS on it. I bought a new hard drive and want to know how to install Ubuntu server on it. Thanks,
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Unable to start IBM Websphere MQ on ubuntu

I installed WebSphere MQ 7.5.0.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 following the instructions here: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSFKSJ_7.5.0/com.ibm.mq.ins.doc/q115250_.htm?lang=en However, when I ...
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How can I install Ubuntu Server on a pre-configured RAID configuration?

I recently came into possession of an IBM xseries 346 server with 4 SCSI drives in some RAID configuration. The server doesn't boot so I thought I would install Ubuntu server (12.04) on it, but when ...
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Can't mount /boot/efi partition under install

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server on a IBM server x3550 M4 with ServerRAID (RAID1) but I have a few problems. Under the partition menu I get this error. We have used Ubuntu before on our IBM ...
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Installing IBM Installation Manager (32-bit) on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS (64-bit)

Can someone help on Installing IBM Installation Manager (32-bit) on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS (64-bit)? Here's the steps attempted so far: Installed 64-bit Installation Manager (IM) on 64-bit Ubuntu LTS ...
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ubuntu server performance very slow while connecting with vnc viewer

We have IBM X31000 server and using Ubuntu 14.04 amd64 os. the server performance going very slow while connecting with VNC viewer or other remote desktop application. Please help us how to resolve ...
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Lubuntu Not Shutting Down, But Restarting

I have Lubuntu 12.10 on an IBM Netvista. For some odd reason, whenever I click "Shut Down" from the logout menu in the taskbar, it goes to the "BOOT: IBM: PRESS F12 TO CHANGE BOOT SETTINGS" screen ...
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Landscape on IBM Power 824s

Has any one got Landscape standalone working on IBM Power8 824s system? I have a number of ubuntu 14.0.4.3 and 15.10 vms running but am unable to get Landscape installed on any of them.
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Best Current Ubuntu for IBM X41 Tablet PC

I am new to Linux I have come into an IBM X41, It has an intel M processor, 1.5 Ghz if I remember correct and about 2 Gb ram, its not super fast so I need something light and something that will ...
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Ubuntu certified hardware: Lenovo IBM System x3100 M5 v1 vs v2

I found on this page that "Lenovo IBM System x3100 M5 (Intel Series v2)" is Ubuntu certified. Unfortunately, I can only find v1 from local stores. The only difference I noticed is their CPU spec: ...
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IBM Server x3100 m4

i have a IBM server x3100m4. i have trye to install ubuntu 12.04 LTS server and it is install successfully but when i start system so OS is not boot. any one idea about that. thnks.
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Special Project - Installing 14.04.02LTS Desktop on a IBM SystemX 3550 M4 Server

When installing this on a IBM SystemX 3550 M4 Server I'm getting "out of range" on the display. I have tried to add "vga=791" to the end of the syntax during the install phase but that doesn’t seem to ...