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More HD space after ubuntu instalation

I am a newby user with ubuntu 11.10, and I have instaled it with windows installer. I like this and I want to do the ubuntu filesystem more bigger. ¿Anyone know how can I do? Thanks a lot, Eder
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which version of ubuntu should I install? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the difference between 32bit and 64 bit and which should I chose? Hej, I am about to install ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop: ...
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how to download a package with all required dependencies?

I want download ghc6. But, when I type sudo apt-get install ghc6 sudo apt-get -f install ghc6 sudo apt-get install --reinstal ghc6 it gives same error: Reading package lists... Done ...
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RAM upgrade installation

I have a toshiba satellite L455D-S5976 and it is 2 gb ddr2. Ok, I have installed it a 4 gb ddr2 ram but, when I check the system info it says: Memory: 2.8 GiB. I don't know if that number is refering ...
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How to backup Ubuntu installation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best way to backup all settings, list of installed packages, tweaks, etc? I am very happy with Ubuntu, the way my friend set up all basic applications like libreoffice ...
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Can't Install OpenJDK6

Well it started downloading packages but in between due to connection failure it stoped and now when I again run the same command I got this error: Err http//in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ ...
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Ubuntu CD not bootable

I downloaded 11.10, and extracted it to a flash drive. now when i am booting it off the flash drive, it goes straight to Windows. i burnt the files onto a DVD and the same thing happens. it doesn't ...
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How can I install drivers for an Intel 82915G/GV/910GL?

I installed Ubuntu to try it in my computer and I'm in love with it, but it doesn´t recognize my Intel 82915G/GV/910GL Express Chipset Family Integrated, I need help to do this, because I'm new to ...
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Mount FAT32 filesystem as /home during installation?

Setup in Ubuntu 11.10 installation gives me this message while in advanced partitioning: "The file system type fat32 cannot be mounted on /home, because it is not a fully-functional Unix file system. ...
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Ubuntu Install 11.10 doesn't recognize Windows 7 installation with new HDD [closed]

Replaced my crashed HDD with a Seagate 2TB Sata (bought from a company who pulled it from a working computer, OS unknown) and did a fresh install of Windows 7. Windows shows 100MB boot partition ...
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Fresh install of 12.04 on release

My current version of 11.10 is plagued with shutdown/reboot bugs that are basically unfixable because of something I did months ago. Coupled with totem errors, malfunctioning recent files... etc. ...
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Ethernet and wireless will not work: Ubuntu 10.04 32-bit on a Gateway notebook

I have a Gateway notebook and installed Vista on it (successfully), but cannot get my new Ubuntu 10.4 installation to connect with the internet wirelessly. I can get a list of routers (on the ...
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E320 claims there is no OS

I've just bought my shiny new Lenovo Edge E320, without an OS (though it was claimed to contain a DOS). After now 4 re-installations of Ubuntu, I am desperate. When I pull the USB stick off and ...
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Installation problems on Windows7

On a brand new Dell XPS 64 bit Laptop with Windows home premium pre-installed I have installed UBUNTU 11.10. I have down loaded the Image from Ubuntu.com and burned that on a CD. Using this CD I ...
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Error when using “ubuntu-vm-builder” command to create Ubuntu11.10 guest on Ubuntu11.10 host

I want to create guest os(Ubuntu11.10) on host(Ubuntu11.10) with "ubuntu-vm-builder" command. some error is occured do you know how to diagnose to this case ? please Give me a piece of advice. My log ...
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How do I install MegaTunix?

I am attempting to install MegaTunix onto a laptop that I can plug into my car's ECU to monitor and tweek the car's performance. I downloaded the Megatunix.deb file and opened it in Software Center. ...
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How do you get install alonside Ubuntu option during the installation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: No option to install alongside Windows 7 During the graphical installation I get only two options in the allocate disk space page, i) erase disk and install Ubuntu ii) ...
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Install printer driver from “tar.gz” file

I have Samsung ML-1915 printer, the printer wizard which pop ups when I connected the printer couldn't find the driver. So I download the driver from Samsung website, and now i unzip the tar.gz and ...
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Install wine on unconnected computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install software or packages without internet (offline)? I run ubuntu 10.10 currently on my desktop which is not connected to the wifi so I want to know if it ...
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Can ubuntu be installed on a USB 3.0, not talking about live usb, i want to install it on usb itself? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Ubuntu to a USB key? Can ubuntu be installed on a USB 3.0, not talking about live usb, i want to install it? I was thinking about buying a 16/32 gb usb ...
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How to install Ubuntu from a USB key using syslinux?

I'm making a bootable USB key for myself, and one function of it is to install Ubuntu. I have downloaded the ubuntu-11.10-desktop-i386.iso file. There is a pretty good method for installation of ...
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Monitor shuts off after installing Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit successfully in nomodeset option, but when I boot the installed system the monitor shuts off, so I would like to know how to fix this like I fixed it in the ...
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Is there a workaround for Ubiquity hanging on laptop-detect on a Xubuntu+Ubuntu desktop?

I've run into https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ubiquity/+bug/873791 when installing both XUbuntu and Ubuntu via Wubi on my laptop. I was wondering if there was a workaround to avoid this ...
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Emerald installed but doesn't show in software center or synaptic?

I installed Emerald using instructions from here; I've have had a nice play with it but would now like to remove it. The package doesn't show in software centre or synaptic and is now causing me a ...
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Ubuntu install fails reporting insufficient space on Asus Eee PC?

I have been running ubuntu on a virtual machine for a while now I'm trying to install it on an old Asus eeepc 1000he which has no Cd/dvd reader/writer. I started by downloading Ubuntu 10.04 livedisc ...
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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 ...
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How do I install javahl _without_ pulling in all the openjdk stuff?

On my linux box (oneiric, 64bit) I'm running Eclipse and java straight from the Eclipse/Oracle tarballs. I'd like to install the javaHL subversion libraries, which according to the subclipse wiki are ...
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Failed to parse Adb version -Wrong ELF Class

My PC CONFIGURATION : UBUNTU 11.10 version 64 bit , ECLIPSE 3.7 , ANDROID SDK I tried hard to remove adb error but itsms not working and showing following Errors: /platform-tools/adb:Error While ...
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Wireless on dv1000 works while installing but not while using

That's it. When I install ubuntu (and xubuntu) I can use the wireless of the HP dv1000 for download packages, but after the installation is ready and it comes to the real work..fail it is like I ...
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No boot menu after installing Ubuntu 11.10 on a Dell Windows Vista Home laptop computer?

I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 on a friends Dell Inspiron laptop. I normally boots up to Windows Vista Home Edition. As part of the install procedure I reduced the size of the largest ntfs partition ...
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Installed ubuntu from rescue

I'm new to ubuntu, After extracting the iso file on the usb drive with the software provided by pendrivelinux.com and tried to install it but i got this error (casper/vmlinuz file not found) in the ...
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Live cd and usb install failure blank screen when trying to install on an HP Pavilion dv6

I recently bought a new computer, and have been trying to install linux on it, 11.10 x64. It is a HP pavilion dv6-6117dx. 2.4GHz/1.5GHz VISION A8 Technology from AMD with AMD Quad-Core A8-3500M ...
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How do I install a mock Tango Control System server?

I need to install a mock Tango Distributed Control System server. Following the instructions on http://www.tango-controls.org/howtos/binary_deb I have done the following (installing on a VirtualBox ...
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Ubiqity Preseed, to have aligned partitions on disk [closed]

I tried to use the expert_reciepe to have aligned partitions on a High capacity disk with 4096b block size. ubiquity partman/alignment select optimal ubiquity partman-auto/disk string /dev/sdb ...
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How do I reinstall the Software Center? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to re-install Software Center? I've somehow accidentally uninstalled Software Center and I can't seem to reinstall it. I don't have a web browser currently on the ...
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When I have 6 GB of RAM installed, why is just 3 GB available on Ubuntu?

I'm using a laptop with 32-bit Ubuntu 10.04. I used to have only 2 GB of RAM. Today, our IT-support upgraded my laptop to a total of 6 GB of RAM. They told me "Though you do now have 6 GB, when you ...
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Install Ubuntu 10.04 on ICH6R RAID 1

I have a machine running Win7 in RAID 1 Mirror Array. I want to install Ubuntu 10.04 along Win on this machine. Can someone point me in the right direction. Will Ubuntu recognize this automatically? ...
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Using a fat32 partition for a swapfile

I have installed ubuntu 11 onto a 30GB SSD (10 & 17GB partitions - / and /home respectively) with a 1TB and 2TB disk drive for data/large programs and I did not want to subject the SSD to swap ...
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How do I stop the installer putting invalid entries in my /etc/hosts file?

I have a number of Hardy hosts that seem to get an invalid hostname placed in their /etc/hosts during the installation process. There's a line in /etc/hosts on a freshly built, unmodified host that ...
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Install agp driver on my Fujitsu v6555 laptop using Ubuntu 11.10

My laptop came with Windows7 home basic operating system but I am interested for on Ubuntu. I downloaded Ubuntu 11.10 and tried to install it using dual boot. I faced a problem with installing it, I ...
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Is it possible to install software from hard disk?

I have try to install a software name qubee wimax uh-235 driver from hard disk but I failed to install. Why? I don't know. Also I don't know how to install software by using terminal. Any one please ...
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Help with installing sudo apts

Any time I use Alt+F2 to open command line and I type a command such as: sudo apt-get install clamav clamtk I click on it and it doesn't do anything. Am I not supposed to click on the icon that ...
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ubuntuone control panel only shows splash screen

When Ubuntuone executes it shows it's splash screen then for a moment another screen appears (unknown) and the splash screen replaces it again. I click on "I already have an account" but it appears ...
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Plymouth did not install properly

I was installing the plymouth manager in hopes of making a custom loading screen. While the terminal was working, my computer unexpectedly powered off. I can open up the manager and it appears to do ...
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Installation stuck at welcome screen

I decided to switch from Windows to Ubuntu. I downloaded Ubuntu 11.10, installed it onto a live USB-stick and restarted my computer. I ran Ubuntu from the stick, and clicked on the Install button ...
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I can't configure my networks or use my wifi adapter

I'm dual clienting windows vista and ubuntu 11.10, and i have it set to where i can choose which i use at startup. Now the problem i'm having is that i use and external usb wireless adapter and i ...
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How To Convert A Configured Ubuntu System To An Unlimited ISO? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I make my own customized Ubuntu version? How to customize live Ubuntu CD? Can I build a Ubuntu ISO from a manifest? Preface: My initial thought ...
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Remasterys xubuntu 11.10

I made a remasterys dist-mode iso of Xubuntu, modded by myself ( I just installed compiz and little more ) I then made a CD from this iso and a bootable usb, by unetbooin,both of them show the same ...
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Ubuntu crashes when booting form CD

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 on my PC. I first tried Wubi to see how it supports my hardware. It didn't boot at all and crashed. I tried to load Ubuntu from a CD, the same thing happened. I have ...
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How do I install OpenGL 4+?

I've spent the past 3 days searching and can't find anything. I have an optimus setup with ironhide and a GT520M nVidia card; how do I install the latest version of OpenGL? I keep getting ...