Lubuntu is a lightweight distribution based on Ubuntu. It and the default applications included use minimal resources. As of the 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" release, Lubuntu is an official Ubuntu derivative. Lubuntu uses the Openbox window manager.

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Lubuntu Unable to Boot/Install

So I did something very stupid. I was using Xubuntu. I wanted to try Lubuntu so I installed the Lubuntu Desktop Flavor. Thinking that I had installed the whole thing, I uninstalled Xubuntu. Through ...
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LXPanel Volume Control tells me to install alsamixer

I am using lubuntu 13.04 and out of the blue, the volume control icon that sits in the panel stopped opening alsamixer, when I right-click on it and chose "Volume Control Settings" - it used to open ...
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Enable network for guest session in Lubuntu 12.04

When using the guest session it indicates that network is disabled and i can't enable it (it is grey) How can i activate the network (eth0) for the guest session?
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problem with setting up xrdp on lubuntu 13.04

After fresh install of Lubuntu 13.04 I did sudo apt-get install tightvncserver sudo apt-get install xrdp now when I login with remote desktop client from Windows or Ubuntu, I get black and white ...
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Lubuntu 13.04 Resolution Issue du to ppa makson96

I've installed Lubuntu 13.04 on my notebook. (It's the first time I use Lubuntu) I had graphical issue, apparently due to the graphic driver (ATI Radeon Xpress 1200) I followed this procedure to ...
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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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Cannot use Flash in Chromium

I need to use YouTube. I have Flash enabled in Chromium's settings, but it always says "could not load shockwave". I am running Lubuntu 13.04
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How to install Guest Additions in Lubuntu 13.04

I downloaded virtualbox-4.2_4.2.12-84980~Ubuntu~raring_i386.deb (63.9 MB) and Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-4.2.12-84980.vbox-extpack (11.6 MB) from ...
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How to set default environment variables for other users?

I installed postgres under Lubuntu 13.04. When I try to run it: sudo -u postgres psql it gives me this error: psql: could not connect to server: No such file or directory Is the server running ...
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Installing Java On Lubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

The name says it. I checked other sources, but can't really figure it out. I want to run Java games.
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Blank menu bar in LXDE

As depicted above, I have a blank menu bar in my LXDE desktop environment. I am running this desktop with regular Ubuntu 13.04. I have tried re-installing LXDE: sudo apt-get install --reinstall ...
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Minetest won't install

Every time I try to install Minetest from a .deb package, it says this afert processing triggers for desktop-file-utils ... errors were encountered while processing: ...
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Nixnote on Lubuntu 13.04 64bit - not syncing older notes

Not sure if AskUbunu is the right place to ask this but all out of ideas. I installed Nixnote on Lubuntu 13.04 64bit and connected to my Evernote account. My Evernote account has over 300 notes and ...
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edup ep-n8531 wireless usb nano adapter driver install

i bought me an edup ep-n8531 nano wireless usb stick to upgrade my netbook, which has an built-in rt3090 that causes problems. Background: The rt3090 is working under lubuntu 13.04, but it has ...
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Connected To Wifi In Lubuntu 13.04 But Cannot Load Webpages, Cannot Ping, Seemingly No Internet

I have a Broadcom BCM4306 Network Controller: panthrax@panthrax-Gateway-M305CRV:~$ lspci | grep Network 02:04.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller (rev ...
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How can I set the correct screen resolution?

I originally installed Ubuntu then changed to Lubuntu because I have a 1 ghz CPU and .5 gigs of RAM. Lubuntu detects my HD monitor to be 16:10, and it cuts of a little bit of the screen (half the ...
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Are there other places where (L)Ubuntu XKB is reading the symbols directory or files?

I have edited the ph symbols to reflect the latest update so I can test it first, however, regardless of what I do (which includes rebooting), the system keeps loading the version that came with the ...
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wallpaper refresh

I have this simple script, take a look at it please: #!/bin/bash cd ~/earthwallpaper/ while [ 1 ]; do COUNTER=0 while [ $COUNTER -lt 60 ]; do wget ...
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Panel Menu empty

after I boot / sign-in, my panel menu will sometimes be empty, the only two buttons I see are "Logout" and "Run". I found, that running an invalid command will somehow reset the menu and I can now ...
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System won't boot when xorg.conf exists

Problem: I need to create a /etc/X11/xorg.conf file to get my graphics to work correctly, yet whenever I create one using Xorg -configure and place xorg.conf.new there, X won't start after a reboot. ...
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When Ubuntu boots I get a black screen after BIOS but before Login, no fsck shows up

:) I am not sure if I have a real system issue here but as a freshly lubuntu noob I am wondering a lot now My Medion Notebook just boots fine, at first there comes the BIOS and "memory checking" ...
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Installed Ubuntu got lubuntu

Im pretty new to this whole Ubuntu game, but I put in an install disk for UBUNTU and my power pc g4 17 is displaying LUBUNTU. Am I nuts. I installed UBUNTU on my windows based PC just fine, and on my ...
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Battery reduced by 50%> How to make my battery last longer than windows 7 for HP pavilion g7? [duplicate]

I have a HP Pavilion g7-1204sa 17.3 inch Laptop PC AMD Quad-Core A6-3400M Processor, RAM 6GB. I am attempting to make my laptop to last longer on Lubuntu or Ubuntu OS than windows 7. It currently ...
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Source Code of the Lubuntu

I am huge fan of Ubuntu and want to contribute to the Lubuntu project. Also I have read the topics related to my query in this section Ubuntu Ask and got some of my points clear but I still have few ...
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VPN PPTP in Lubuntu

Can anybody tell me how to make a PPTP in Lubuntu? When I try to add VPN connection there isn't any filed there I have to choose PPTP
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After switching from Ubuntu to Lubuntu, fan constantly working on maximum

Because my HP 6730s didn't work well on Ubuntu (constant hangs, because of the lack of resources) I changed to Lubuntu. Now everything works fine (in terms of speed), but the cooler constantly is ...
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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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Opening email links to appear in browser not working right

Using LXLE (Lubuntu) 12.04 32-bit. Using Thunderbird and Firefox for main Web apps. Whenever I click on a web link within a message in Thunderbird, it opens a new tab in Firefox, but always opens the ...
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(SOLVED) How do you configure snes9x-gtk joypad 2? [Lubuntu 13.04]

Hello Ubuntu community, I am trying to play snes9x-gtk with two players using PS3 Dualshock. My problem is the input configuration for player 2. It will not register my button presses for js1. js0 ...
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“♦: command not found” in tty after login

I have this problem after upgrade Lubuntu from 12.10 to 13.04. I press Ctrl + Alt + 1, enter login, password, wait two seconds and get: ♦: command not found". After this message I can type commands ...
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Desktop not recognizing my monitor

Im running an old emachines desktop (el1300g-02w) with lubuntu. Last night my gf clicked ok for the updates, and since then the monitor wont work. when the pc is turned on the emachines logo appears, ...
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Lubuntu won't start anymore after completely removing ubuntu-desktop

I installed ubuntu-desktop, kubuntu-desktop and xubuntu-desktop on my Lubuntu. I wanted to remove them and found this. I first used the command to remove ubuntu-desktop. While running it, I noticed ...
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Is LXDE/Lubuntu under active development? [closed]

I got here a comment that LXDE is somehow "deprecated", not actively developed, entailing that the problems some programs may have in LXDE (qBittorrent, in the case of the linked comment) should be ...
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lxpanel empty except for 2 indicators

There is nothing in the lxpanel, except for 2 indicators: the Wi-Fi indicator and the battery indicator. I don't know what's going on, but I installed this session in Ubuntu via Tasksel. Does anyone ...
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How I can set-up LXTerminal in Lubuntu to start maximized?

When I push CTRL + ALT + T I want see my default LXTerminal in Lubuntu 13.04 in full size (not like F11). I know that I can push CTRL + ALT + F1 and get tty-terminal - it good for some situations, but ...
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No sound on AspireOne with lubuntu

I have just bought an Acer Aspire One 725. Before trying anything else I installed lubuntu 13.04 immediately. I have no sound whatsoever, (youtube videos, CDs, mp3s, DVDs). How can I find if this a a ...
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replacing ubuntu 10.04 with lubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I'm having some issues with upgrading 10.04 with lubuntu 13.04. After having supposedly replaced 10.04, I find on startup that 10.04 opens up instead of lubuntu. I have to restart a few times until ...
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IcedTea plugin not working in Midori web browser

I have Lubuntu 13.04, and I use the Midori WebBrowser. I initially had a problem with the plugins, but later on, I could activate Flash and Java. I use the IcedTea browser plugin to view Java content. ...
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Ubuntu default terminal in Lubuntu

Recently I had to re-install my linux OS, and now I ran into some annoying problems. I had Ubuntu, and then I installed the Lubuntu desktop enviroment. I do not like LXTerminal but I was able to use ...
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How I can create shortcut for maximize-minimize window in Lubuntu?

In lubuntu-rc.xml Lubuntu doesn't have hotkey for maximize window.
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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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I installed lubuntu on a different partition but on the same drive as windows 7 and no boot menu

After I installed Lubuntu, computer boots directly to windows 7 and its not showing the boot menu. Now I have access to windows only. During the installation I choose to install it on different ...
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Adobe Flash plugin: no full screen

in my Lubuntu 13.04 (with Gnome Shell 3.8), Flash videos won't go to full screen in certain Flash players (i.e. on certain sites). - Actually in most players, that means it doesn't work at all. Upon ...
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Flashcam doesn't compile — videodev.h not found

I'd like to compile Flashcam 1.4.5 from source on Lubuntu 13.04, but it complains: cc -g -shared -fPIC -o flashcamhook.so flashcamhook.c flashcamhook.c:31:28: fatal error: linux/videodev.h: No such ...
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How to Replace LXDE with Enlightenment [duplicate]

How should I do to replace all of LXDE's features in Lubuntu with Enlightenment (E17)?
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lubuntu on Aspire One 725 without touchpad [duplicate]

I have just bought an 'ACER ASPIRE ONE 725-C7CBB 11.6'' AMD C-70 2GB 320GB RADEON HD7290 LINUX BLUE'. The net book had Linpus installed. I immediately installed lubuntu 13.04 from an external USB ...
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Light duty tasks but good hardware : Ubuntu vs Lubuntu: [duplicate]

I use Ubuntu/Unity for web surfing with Firefox, and for development using Code::Blocks for C++ and Wing IDE for Python 3 development. I use QT4 and GTK+ extensively in my development work. I also use ...
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How do I remove XP without disturbing Lubuntu?

I have a dual booted Windows XP and Lubuntu. I have downloaded Lubuntu through WUBI. In order to speed the computer up, I have decided to remove XP. The thing is, I don't want to disturb Lubuntu ...
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Taskbar and Tray on Lubuntu gone missing but not on guest account

I'm using Lubuntu 13.04, and something strange happened. I rebooted after installing some updates, and now when I choose "Lubuntu" on the login screen, I get something similar to "OpenBox"--no ...
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Try Lubuntu without installation

Previously I have booted using the Lubuntu CD and I was able to use the option 'Try Lubuntu without installation.', from there I used gparted to give my drives new partitioning. Now, a week later or ...