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Upgraded Lubuntu from 12.04 to 14.04, xsession broken

Could somebody check, what is the current session row at the /etc/lxdm/default.conf? Now it is /usr/bin/startlubuntu and at boot there's an error that xsession could not find it. Indeed, it does not ...
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Cannot get any flavor of Linux to install

Machine is a Gateway Turion (single core 64 bit) with 2 GB RAM and 120 GB hard drive. I asked this in a previous question here, but I now have another day of trying things so I can report/ask better ...
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Lubuntu wireless driver problems (Lubuntu 12.04, Realtek RTL8190)

I have freshly installed Lubuntu on a friends PC, but I am unable to get the wireless working. There is no option to scan for networks and adding one manually does nothing. $ sudo lshw -C network ...
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Lubuntu 12.04 on powerbook g4 “Wireless Networks device not found (firmware missing)”

I installed Lubuntu 12.04 on my powerbook g4 but when I try to connect to WiFi it says "Wireless Networks device not found (firmware missing)" How do I fix this? I am new to Lubuntu (and terminal). I ...
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Is having Lubuntu 12.04 a security risk?

I have a computer with Lubuntu 12.04 installed. Since unlike Ubuntu 12.04 Lubuntu is not LTS, I will not get Lubuntu updates. However, I am still getting updates (I guess these are the general Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 crashed and now /home partition won't mount at bootup

I tried to upgrade my wife's Packard Bell netbook running Lubuntu 12.04 LTS to 12.10. It all ran smoothly until after the downloading of packages and requesting I confirm that some will be removed, ...
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How can I change the behaviour of lubuntu when wifi connection is lost?

Does anyone know how I can change what lubuntu (12.04) does when it loses the wifi signal? Right now it tries to reconnect - but after a few unseccessful tries it stops trying and asks for the admin ...
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Get the latest Lubuntu-desktop in Ubuntu 12.04

I need to stay with Ubuntu 12.04 but I would like to use the Lubuntu desktop without its apps so the package I need is lubuntu-core. Now the package from the 12.04 repos is very old. Which repo do I ...
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Error before logging in

Whenever I logon to my lubuntu 13.10.It shows me the logo of lubuntu and then shows me a blank screen.I have lubuntu 13.10 as well as Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.What can I do change the lubuntu into Ubuntu ...
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29 views

the Android libraries to Ubuntu system

Hello How can I add the Android libraries to Ubuntu system, in order to run Android applications without the use of the emulator
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best ubuntu for my poor PC [duplicate]

recently I got an old laptop with 1 GB ram and 1.7 GHz proccessor. also I have found the terrible windows! I will be glad if I can completely destroy the installation of Windows XP and download the ...
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131 views

Man in the Middle Attack warning with OpenVPN

When using openvpn --config /home/xxx/vpnbook-uk1-udp25000.ovpn I always get this warning: Sat Feb 22 11:16:04 2014 WARNING: No server certificate verification method has been enabled. See ...
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lubuntu in a macbook pro

Once I installed ubuntu on a macbook pro and had a terrible experience : - I couldn't close the laptop , I mean put down the screen ( sorry , bad english ) . If I closed , I had to kill the session ...
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51 views

Lubuntu 12.04, need updates while roaming [duplicate]

I installed Lubuntu 12.04 while I am roaming on old Dell Inspiron Pentium 4 with 1GB ram and integrated Ati graphics because I read that this distro handles 720p and more videos. Well, it looks like I ...
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I am using Lubuntu 12.04. The wireless card doesn't work

Firstly, consider me stupid, a layman. I can follow instructions well and that's about that. So far I have been following instructions for terminal command things. Please tell me what the vertical ...
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51 views

How often is the Lubuntu CD download image updated?

I want to use a Lubuntu 12.04 live CD for online banking but wonder how often I will need to check the Lubuntu download page to ensure I am using the most up to date CD image so I have the latest ...
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How to install downloaded jdk setup into ubuntu [closed]

I have an ubuntu11.04, and I wanted to install jdk7 into ubuntu. So I downloaded the jdk7 setup for ubuntu11.04. And I tried to install using 'sudo get-apt install PackageName. But jdk is not ...
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Intermittent internet name resolution

I have a problem with name resolution (I believe). I have recently installed LXLE 12.04.3. When I search for updates, I get a number of "something wicked happened" responses and it can't find all of ...
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WNA1000m driver is already installed but no internet

i installed lubuntu desktop on Ubuntu 12.04 today. It installed successfully. i have netgear WNA1000m micro usb adapter and its driver seems to be installed properly... only problem is how many ever ...
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network icon problem in lxpanel in lubuntu

I have recently installed lubuntu-desktop in Ubuntu 12.04. In the lxpanel I have a network icon which shows my current network connection status. I have a wired connection [ethernet] which connects ...
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1answer
67 views

Keyboard shortcut to shutdownPC in lubuntu desktop 12.04

I have recently installed lubuntu-desktop metapackage in my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. But in lubuntu I can't find any keyboard shortcut to shutdown or logout [in Unity or Gnome I used Ctrl+Alt+Del but now it ...
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Lubuntu installation stalls on Toughbook CF-51

Trying to install Lubuntu 12.04 alternate on Panasonic Toughbook CF-51: CPU: Intel Centrino Mobile Pentium-M 1,7GHz RAM: 512MB, PC2700 333MHz DDR SDRAM Hard Drive: 60.0GB 4200RPM Optical Drive: ...
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Lubuntu 12.04 & Steam

I have a very old laptop (Pentium M 1800 inside :D), and installed Lubuntu on it. Because of problems with the PAE kernel, I used LUbuntu 12.04 alternate install as described here. This worked out ...
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Lubuntu 12.04 on Powerbook G4

I've been trying to resurrect an old Powerbook G4. So I tried Lubuntu 12.04. It boots up to this error message: "ERROR: Firmware fload the correct version for this driver.ile "b43/ucode5.fw" is not ...
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201 views

Remap Command/Apple key to work as the control key

I have an iBook G4 running Lubuntu 12.04 LTS and I would like to re-map the Command/Apple keys to work as control. I've looked at using xmodmap, but so far I have failed at it. And, after trying the ...
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No sound? PPC G5

I'm trying to breath new life into my old G5 by installing Lubuntu 12.04. All looks great and is working except the audio. There appears to be no volume control or audio adjustments in the system ...
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Can I restore applications settings from a back up of Ubuntu on a fresh install Lubuntu? (same machine)

And in general, I'm wondering if this is possible as I switch between Ubuntu derivatives? (or even Linux distro)
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Why do I need jackd to get sound out of GCompris?

I recently upgraded a family computer from Edubuntu 12.04 to Lubuntu 13.10, so my sons could run a newer version of GCompris. After the upgrade, I could no longer get sound out of GCompris. After some ...
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140 views

What firmware is my wireless card is using?

After a fresh install of Lubuntu 12.04 on my Dell Latitude D600, I'm having wireless issues. It has an Intel PRO/Wireless BG2200 and is using the ipw2200 driver. I've read that I may need to update ...
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384 views

I cant boot with new (3.11.6) or custom kernel

I was trying compiled my own kernel, after it didn't work i downloaded latest official kernel from http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v3.11.6-saucy/ for my Lubuntu 12.04 3.2.0-55-generic ...
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I can't Install Lubuntu 13.04 and 12.04 . Don't Boot what Im missing?

some week ago I've installed Ubuntu on my more powerful PC, and now then I've decided to install Lubuntu on my olds PC. But I have a problem boot them, with Ubuntu I does not have any problem booting ...
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452 views

Possible to Install Lubuntu 12.04 over an existing dual boot Ubuntu 13.04?

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 on an AMD 64-bit HP Slimline machine(1 GB of RAM expanded to 2GB) that is about 5-7 years old, and I believe/realized that it would probably work/perform better if I ...
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lubuntu - maximize windows by dragging to top

I currently installed Lubuntu 12.04 on a Laptop to save resources compared to Ubuntu. I am missing the ability to maximize windows by dragging them to the top of the screen with the mouse. Is it ...
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Ubuntu vs lubuntu for desktop?

Are the UI and speed of operation the only differences ? I want to know if the functionality is the same or not. Thanks.
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Is it possible to install Ubuntu and Lubuntu so that their basic programs are separate but they share programs installed after the main installation?

I was wondering if it is possible to install Ubuntu and Lubuntu so that their basic programs are separate but they share programs installed after the main installation of them both and they share a ...
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Ubuntu Lag issue when installed on FlashDrive

I've tried lots of Linux distros and honestly I'm torn as to which one to choose. At the moment the computer doesn't have a hard drive so I use my 8gb flash drive to install Linux, and when I ...
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how to create a bootable usb of ubuntu from a lubuntu system

I am using lubuntu 12.04 on my PC. I want to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. How do I create a bootable usb on Lubuntu so that I can install Ubuntu OS to my Laptop?
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Cannot see shared folder in /mnt/hgfs

I am trying to share a folder between Lubuntu 13.04 (in VMware player) and Windows 7 64 bit. I followed a tutorial till step 16. I typed a command and saw nothing. I also went into the /mnt/hgfs ...
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Fix error - mount: only root can do that

I am trying to share folders between host OS and guest OS in VirtualBox as shown in this tutorial - http://helpdeskgeek.com/virtualization/virtualbox-share-folder-host-guest/ As instructed in the ...
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Wireless Driver Installation (BCM4312)

I have just installed Lubuntu 12.10 in my Lenovo IdeaPad S10 (don't know the exact series). I have Broadcom BCM4312 wireless chipset for my wi-fi and I have tried installing the firmware using the ...
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Cannot get Unity to work - help!

I bought an older, refurbished Dell Latitude D600 - Pentium M / 1 GB RAM / 100 GB HDD with no OS - it is a non-pae so I installed Lubuntu 10.04. I did the Update Manager and now it shows I have the ...
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Wireless Problems After Resume

[Edit 3: Before you read all of this, I don't think this is a software issue anymore, so I'm not sure if there's a real solution that can be offered. I saw this video and read some of the comments. It ...
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non-PAE installer hangs after a brief flash 'Installing Release Files…' ; how do I get past this?

I have run Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, Ubuntu 11.10 and Lubuntu 12.04 (non-PAE) Minimal Installers off a CD and after selecting keyboard layout, connecting to a wireless network and choosing the GB Ubuntu ...
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333 views

Lubuntu 13.04 works, except for unpredictable blank screens

I just installed Lubuntu 13.04 on my MacBook Pro 6,2. It seems to work fine. However, once in a while, when I am logged in and using the computer, the screen will suddenly become blank. (Sound still ...
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no sound in Ubuntu 12.04 and /dev/dsp does not exist

Computer isn't playing audio. I've checked the hardware volume buttons, pavucontrol, and alsamixer. Nothing is muted. I've added the ppa sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-audio-dev. I've also done ...
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reverting to Ubuntu 11.10

I have tried the Ubuntu versions 11.10, 12.04 LTS & 12.10 I was very happy with Ubuntu 11.10 (wrt booting time, shutdown time, stability). Formatted the disk & installed LUbuntu 12.10 i386 ...
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Getting bluetooth to work on Lubuntu 12.04

The native bluetooth app on Lubuntu 12.04 crashes my system whenever I try to pair/connect with bluetooth devices. What must I do to get bluetooth working?
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Remote desktop from Windows to Lubuntu

Is there a way to remote connect (via windows remote desktop) to my Ubuntu server which has the Lubuntu Desktop, just like is possible with Unity?
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368 views

Will Ubuntu 12.10 or 12.04 Run Very Smoothly on My Computer Or Should I Go With Lubuntu?

I have a somewhat old computer with mid-range hardware. Here's what my computer has: 1.8 Ghz Willamette Pentium 4 256 Kb L2 Cache nVidia Geforce 6200 LE 256 mB DDR2 1024 mB DDR at 133 mhz 40 GB HD ...
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Lubuntu no sound at all; no mute, alsa, pulse

Apologies if this question has been answered already but I've scoured these forums and I haven't found anything that works. I recently put together a low spec machine with plans on running Lubuntu ...