LTS stands for "Long Term Support release". These Ubuntu releases are considered to be especially stable and receive official support longer than normal releases. A new LTS comes out every 2 years.

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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Sound Problem

lost my sound by installing Realtek HD Audio Drivers Linux Version got no HDMI choice tried googling for various codes ended up on Dummy Output in Sound and got no sound controll anymore can anyone ...
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XEN VPS Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: how do I create a development copy of this server?

I have a working, extremely complex Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server installed as a VPS under a XEN supervisor. It includes database server, Varnish, memcached, VPN (both IPSEC and OpenVPN) and many, many ...
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After last update, my varnish and all services broke!

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server hosted in a XEN VPS. Strictly being used in terminal mode via PuTTY. uname -a Linux webserver 3.2.0-58-generic #88-Ubuntu SMP Tue Dec 3 17:37:58 UTC 2013 x86_64 ...
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Ubuntu 12.04LTS server: cannot get isc-dhcp-server to start

When I try and start isc-dhcp-server I get a can't open /etc/bind/rndc.key: permission denied So per instructions from Ubuntu site I added to /etc/apparmor/usr.sbin.dhcpd /etc/bind/r, ...
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Upgrade Kernel to 3.8.0-35-generic fails to boot. “Gave up waiting for root device”

The previous kernel 3.8.0-34 was fine, and is still fine when I choose "older kernels" from the GRUB screen at boot. Note, this is a corporate system on VMware and using LVM as per defaults. Have ...
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How to bind LXC instance to a virtual interface in Ubuntu 12.04?

I would like to bind my LXC instance to a virtual interface, eth0:1. All the other tutorials/guides I've seen involve setting the main interface to br0, and restarting the networking service, which is ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Skype Issue

Hi there :) I'm new to Ubuntu and trying to figure out how it works :D I've installed Skype but I'm having issues with audio playback, microphone. Can please anyone help me ? Thanks Giuseppe.
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Cannot run the blender from ubuntu 12.04

I installed blender 2.69 from Ubuntu Software Center(blender 2.69+svn61239+git201401181822.6cd132b-0irie1~precise1) on Ubuntu 12.04 (32 bit), but when I run it from desktop it gives no reaction at ...
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How to correctly install libstdc++.so

It seems that no matter how I try, I am unable to install libstdc++.so. My guess is that this is supposed to be a symlink to libstdc++.so.VERSION or something. BUT, no package seems to be ...
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What're the main differences between LTS and the new release? [duplicate]

Am I able to upgrade 13.10 to the LTS version of 64-bit or no? What are the other main differences or where would I find documentation on them?
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installer doesnt see Windows 7

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my new laptop that came with Windows 7. I would like a dual-boot, but the installer can't see the Windows 7 installation. What should I do here? I haven't ...
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cannot find -lslink

While running make for a program installation on ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I was stuck with the following error: Could anyone help explain the cause and solution please? I'm a rookie please... Thanks ...
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LTS or Normal Release for 2014

There was a time not long ago when this question would (and should!) of been marked as a duplicate of this question or many others... But the landscape of Ubuntu has changed since 12.04, and it will ...
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I Need File System Help

There are four paper looking icons in the file system they all have a dark black arrows at the bottom. Is it normal for them not to be in a folder? If not how do I remove them? Here's how they read ...
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I cannot get new updates [duplicate]

Pakettitietoja ei voitu alustaa Pakettitietoja alustettaessa tapahtui virhe jota ei voitu korjata. Ilmoita tästä virheraportilla paketille "update-manager", ja sisällytä raporttiin seuraava ...
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Latest Ubuntu LTS 12.04 updates killed my X server & samba setups under MythTV (again) 2013-12-23

I'm guessing it's the NVidia drivers again with the X, that's the thing that gets screwed up after updates 3 or 4 times a year since the new update schedule started. Tried all the things that fixed ...
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I cannot access Thunderbird ppa

I tried the suggestion given to this question: Thunderbird won't send email but apt gave the following error: Cannot access PPA ...
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Activating latest Nvidia driver (319) in Ubuntu 12.04.3 caused to boot with a black screen

I've reinstalled Ubuntu 3 times now trying to do this. 'Additional drivers' says I currently have Nvidia accelerated graphics driver 304. However when I activate 319 [Recommended], it installed just ...
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how to install windows 7 as it already has ubuntu 12.04

i m getting a prob. to install windows 7 on ubuntu 12.04 whem i am staring the installation from a pen drive it shows the error 0x800700A on it how to get rid of it
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS not detect Wireless on Lenovo Ideapad Q190

Hey Everyone im new to Linux anda after some googling i decided to install Ubuntu, My first Ubuntu to Install is !2.04 LTS i'm choosing this because of Long Term Service But the problem is ubuntu not ...
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Getting a ubuntu installation disk

Ok I'll make it simple. I live in Sri Lanka. And I dont have a good internet connection. So I already have ubuntu 10.10 which I got from shipit.ubuntu.com some time back. And distributed some copies ...
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Sound switches to headphones after random time

On my laptop (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS) arose out of the blue the following problem: After seemingly a random number of seconds the sound switches to the headphone jack and switches off the speakers. If I ...
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External hardware freeze [duplicate]

On my PC with Linux lite 12.04 lts, whenever I do tasks involving scrolling text in a terminal, updating software, or sometimes just random other things, every external device stops working. The ...
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xscreensaver in 12.04 LTS

What settings do I need to make the xscreensaver just, i.e. only, to show images randomly from my Pictures folder? /DanHarry
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Problem installing Ubuntu as dual boot on HP ProBook 4530s

I have the two files .ISO, the installer of 12.04 - 64 bits and 13.10 - 64 bits. I want to set you up Ubuntu, and have it alongdide Windows 7. I tried to install Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS 64-bit. But I ...
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What is difference between LTS and Non LTS [duplicate]

I want to switch from Windows to Ubuntu completely. I am in a dilemma which version to choose. Here it is showing 12.04 (LTS) and 13.10 (Non LTS). Which is the best one to choose. I want full ...
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A Long Suppot Version of Ubuntu with GNOME 3.10!

I wanna have Ubuntu like 12.04 (.1 or .2 or .3) for its long support, but unity is so slow in my PC, I think gnome is better Is there any "12.04 image with default gnome 3.8 desktop" for download?? my ...
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Ubuntu keyboard shortcuts not working when I reboot

I have assigned shortcuts for Volume Up, Volume Down and Volum Mute in Shortcuts Window. But whenever I reboot or logoff system, this shortcuts aren't working. When I open the Shortcuts Dialog Window ...
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Where can I find the corresponding Module.symvers and .config files for Ubutunu 12.04.3 i386 server?

I am currently using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with kernel 3.2 on my x86_64 laptop but I must compile a driver for a i686 machine running Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS with kernel 3.8.0-29-generic. The driver compiles ...
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Error:Broken Count>0 help? Can't download anything from software center.. Ubuntu 12.04 lts

It says an error occured,please run package manager from right click menu or aptget in a terminal to see what is wrong. The error message was 'Error: Broken Count>0' This usually means that your ...
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Why 12.04.2 to 12.04.3 didn't upgrade kernel (3.5->3.8) and/or xorg [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 12.04.3 installed and the kernel is still 3.5 I managed to install 3.8 installing it with source-kernel-lts-raring but I wonder why it didn't install automatically from Update-Manager.
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Postfix+Courier+Mysql / SASL authentication error

Today I've installed Postfix/Courier with Mysql authorisation/virtual users using this guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PostfixCompleteVirtualMailSystemHowto after a lot of searching and ...
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Which version of Ubuntu Should I choose for these specs? [duplicate]

Well, I'm very confused on which version of Ubuntu I should download. First off, my specs are: Intel Core 2 Duo @ 2.4GHz 2GB DDR2 RAM @ 667MHz 250GB HDD GeForce 210 GPU 1GB GDDR3 And I'm ...
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Why are my software sources debian instead of ubuntu

As you can see the tab reads Debian Software when it should read Ubuntu Software. I am using 12.04 LTS. I used the same CD to install LTS on my laptop and it says Ubuntu software like it should. How ...
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Ubuntu installation error [duplicate]

I am just a beginner for linux.Please help me to install Ubuntu 12.04 Lts into my Asus x402ca win8 brand new ,i need dual boot ,i didt have cd drive in it..I created the live USB, from that I can't ...
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share the wire connection with network manager

I've created a wired connection with network manager. The direct connection is linked to a switch, my system and another system are also linked to the switch as well. However, the other machine does ...
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Kubuntu dist-upgrade

I'm running Kubuntu 12.04.3...today I've updated kde to the latest version (from 4.10.5 to 4.11.1),without any problem... But it looks like that all applications that should have been updated too show ...
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Update Manager Error ubuntu 12.04 LTS [duplicate]

Red exclamation point in triangl up there is scareing me when i click on it this shows up: The update information is outdated.This may be caused by network problems or by a repository that is ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Lts just intalled too slow

I've just installed Ubuntu (12.04 lts 32 bit) on my pc. I have 2 HDD, one for Win XP and another one for Ubuntu. This is the first time in my life that Ubuntu is slower than Win XP on the same PC ...
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Ubuntu is very slow

For some reason when I open up programs like firefox it take 3 seconds for it to open up. I have 8 GB of RAM so it should be very fast. Also got quad core 3.5 ghz. I already update it "apt-get ...
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Wireless Not enabled - HP DV4 - 12.04 LTS

My wireless is not enabledon my HP DV4 running 12.04 LTS. I have tried with all options available from rfkill but still it shows that there is no block - hard or soft But I can not enable a ...
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Problem during installing Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS x64

After downloading language package the installing freeze I wait 2 hours but still the same state I chick the MD5 Hash before burn the disk and verified successful
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LTS enablement Stack wont boot

I'm running 12.04 on my desktop. I've struggled getting suspend/resume to work properly. The issue is, I dont think my setup can boot anything newer than kernel 3.2. Quantal and Raring run fine as a ...
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unable to dual boot ubuntu 12.04 LTS from windows boot manager

hi i have got stuck with a problem... i have installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS using windows installer wubi.. after the installation completed it asked for the reboot. i rebooted and for the 1st time ubuntu ...
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How to install video/graphic drivers NVIDIA GEFORCE GT 630M on DELL INSPIRON 5720

after a huge research I wasn't able to find good graphics.May be cuz the ubuntu forums are off but anyway ,i've traveled a long path ,trying bumblebee ,reinstalling bumblee ,trying a lot of ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 or latest? [duplicate]

Which is better to install on my laptop, and why? 12.04 will receive long term support, but is it missing any functionality when compared to the latest version? Will the latest version be less ...
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I can't play audio from multiple applications?

I recently installed Ubuntu because my Windows 8 OS was messed up and now I have to use Ubuntu. I like it so far but I have a huge problem. I can't play audio from more than 1 application at a time. ...
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12.04 LTSEnablementStack - keep seeing 3.2 updates despite upgrading to 3.5

I upgraded the kernel to 3.5.0-36-generic by running the following from the LTSEnablementStack guide: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends linux-generic-lts-quantal xserver-xorg-lts-quantal ...
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Ubuntu not loading/running correctly

When I boot up I get just my desktop background, no menus or options. I can access terminal through recovery mode, but everything I try fails because of a missing package or something. I just updated ...
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how to install linux-headers-3.5.0-32-generic [duplicate]

When i try to install some apps i get a message: linux-headers-generic-lts-quantal : Depend: linux-headers-3.5.0-32-generic but it is not installable uname -a Linux ubuntus 3.5.0-27-generic ...