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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Can't read/edit existing files

I have Ubuntu (Lubuntu 12.04) installed on sd card which i use in mk802 mini pc. When i mount sd card on my PC (Ubuntu 12.04) there is no possibility to read/edit files related to ssh (e.g. ...
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Is there any app for lubuntu which has ability to remotely turn on the PC and use it and then tun it off also

Is there any app for lubuntu which has ability to remotely turn on the PC and use it and then tun it off also. I want it as my computer is in NewYork and I want to access some files in my office at ...
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How can I see my System details in a Graphical way? (in Lubuntu)

I am new to LUbuntu. In Windows, if I want to know my system properties, I see it by going to Control Panel and clicking on the System icon. What are the equivalents of these features in LUbuntu, ...
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Is there any software which is tender on RAM, and can remotely shut down my PC?

Is there any software which is tender on RAM, and can remotely shut down my PC? I am using lubuntu 13.10
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ssh server does not start on lubuntu live image

I installed the lubuntu 13.10 32bit iso image with usb-creator-gtk on a USB stick and assigned 2GB of persistent storage to it. That's for a thin client, which does not have any storage of itself at ...
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how to run .apk files on Lubuntu 13.10? [duplicate]

I have some .apk files and want to run on lubuntu 13.10. Please tell a detailed solution
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Internet speed testing software for Lubuntu

I want a Internet speed testing software for Lubuntu which is fully GUI.
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No GRUB menu Lubuntu 12.04 PowerPC, only text

I installed Lubuntu 12.04 on my iBook G4 over OS X 10.4.11. I had to manually add the b43 internet driver, but that and the rest of the installation went fine. I'm now updating. However, when I ...
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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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Missing firmware error on Lubuntu 12.04 LiveCD: b43-phy0 ERROR: Firmware file “b43/ucode5.fw” not found

I'm trying to install Lubuntu 12.04 LTS on my iBook G4 as the OS X 10.4.11 really isn't all that great. I originally tried to use the minimal CD, but that failed as you can see by my question here: ...
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Using disk image files (.iso) as a repository

I am currently using Lubuntu 13.10 and I have made an iso file with AptonCD to backup the programs (with their dependencies of course) that I may need when I reinstall Lubuntu. My problem is that I am ...
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Windows 7 not in boot menu

I got lubuntu and I created 3 partions 1 swap 1 lubuntu 1 windows I turn my lap top on and I got the boot menu and I look for windows 7 Nothing just lubuntu Help I need windows too what an I do? ...
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I'd like some help installing and running Minecraft on Lubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

So, just today I installed Lubuntu 13.10 on my piece-of-crap laptop and I absolutely LOVE how fast it is. I installed Java 7 successfully, and I downloaded the Minecraft.jar (Minecraft fo ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 Wine Issues

I have successfully installed Wine to my laptop (it's a dinosaur from 2006 with 1 gig of RAM), and although I only use it because I am so poor that I can't afford a new laptop, I have a very ...
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PC can't find my HDD after lubuntu 13.10 Crash

I installed zram aftrer that, i got out of memory and after that system crashed now my PC can't detect my HDD error i see is, `Gave up booting for root device -boot args -Check Rootdelay= -check ...
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Lubuntu VM - how to make external monitor on left side of primary monitor

I am using lubuntu as a virtual machine and my host OS is windows 8 and I connected an external monitor and it is to the right of my primary monitor. How do I change it so that it is to the left of my ...
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LX games session?

I am running lubuntu 13.10, and I have discovered a new session named "LX games". when I run it, i can only see my desktop and cairo-dock(which i added to autostart). Can sombody tell me what LX games ...
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How do I install Lubuntu without a cd or usb in Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

I was given an old Coby netbook with Win XP and decided to wipe it out and install Lubuntu. Went through a round of tries with Wubi and Unetbootin and wasn't successful. However, I was successful in ...
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can i have a virtual CD DRIVE in lubuntu 13.10

I don't have a CD drive in my computer and I use bootable Pendrives to boot up my PC. Now, my pen drive is lost so, can I have a bootable CD drive which can install Operating systems like in oracle ...
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No sound MSI B85M-G43 Haswell

So far I haven’t been able to get sound to work. Here are the diagnostics I’ve done and notes I’ve made: The motherboard is an MSI B85M-G43. Any tips to lead me in the right direction would be ...
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Can't login after setting "Not asked password on login' [duplicate]

I'm currently using Lubuntu 13.10 and now can't login to my default user. At first I thought I bored on typing password everytime I log in to my default user, so I go to Menu --> System Tools --> ...
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Downloading for bootable USB (lubuntu) - torrent vs download of standard image?

I think I'd better apologize right away for probably kind of stupid questions, I'm a real beginner when it comes to Linux or basically setting up operating systems at all. Or, even computer stuff ...
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Black screen with the cursor blinking (flashing) [closed]

You might think this is duplicate, but it's not. I've searched all around the Internet and never found a solution. I might be a total Linux newbie (although I've been using Ubuntu and Fedora for 3 ...
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No sound on powerpc, soundcard not detected

I am running Lubuntu 13.10 on, among other machines, a Mac iBook G4. I hear the signature sound on turning the machine on, but there is no sound when playing audio or video. ...
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LXDE: gracefully logout instead of killing all running applications

On Windows, when you logout, each application receives the equivalent of Alt+F4, so if you have an unsaved document in Word, it will show a message asking you to save it. In LXDE, instead, each ...
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Use the old, XP style Alt+Tab in LXDE

How do I make the Alt+Tab in LXDE to show icons only, similar to Windows XP's Alt+Tab dialog? This is how it looks now: And this is the old XP style dialog:
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How to change AMD Catalyst Control Center's Language?

My Lubuntu installation presented a very strange feature this time: when I installed AMD proprietary drivers for my GPU I found out that my Catalyst Control Center is in German, even though the rest ...
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How to run Ubuntu after installing it on Lubuntu OS?

I had the problem of PAE kernel discussed here I decided to do as described in the first workaround by installing Lubuntu. After I finished installing Lubuntu, I ran the sudo apt-get install ...
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Can't find installed packages in Lubuntu

I just installed Lubuntu on my laptop and installed Pjsip on my lubuntu . For compiling purposes I need to locate the PJSIP library but I don't seem to be able to locate them or other system files ...
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why conky and docky doesn't start automatically at lubuntu

I installed Lubuntu 13.10 and want to run installed conky and docky after booting whenever I lunch lubuntu. I installed next: sudo apt-get install xcompmgr Once installed, I put the command to ...
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Difference between Lubuntu Mini Core and Lubuntu Mini Desktop

I'm looking at using the minimal install for Lubuntu 13.10 on a Power PC iBook G4. I was originally going with the full Lubuntu 12.04 for PPC version on USB, but as of yet I have been unable to boot ...
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How to mklink /home/ to a new empty partition [duplicate]

Due some weird issues with my current lubuntu I'm going to do fresh installation. But when I install lubuntu I need to do two things that I probably can't perform because I'm newbie. I'm going to ...
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Decision for Ubuntu or Lubuntu on little bit Old notebook [duplicate]

Currently i have an Acer Aspire 2930 with 3 GB RAM,and according to the net,Lubuntu is the lightest Ubuntu derivative. Can you guys tell me technically (But not to technical) how could Lubuntu become ...
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Lubuntu 13.10 - Polish letters on UK keyboard

I have netbook with UK keyboard (£ with 3, $ with 4, different placement of @ etc.) and I would like to have polish letters on this layout (Ctrl+s, Ctrl+a, ctrl+e etc.). It should be possible as I've ...
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Can I connect to running autostart python script?

I am running Lubuntu 13.10 an have a python script that is run on boot through ~/.config/lxsession/Lubuntu/autostart. The script startes a web application and outputs various information to terminal ...
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Use gpicview to scroll between all images in a directory using mouse or keyboard like arrows or pageup

With GPicView 0.2.3 and Lubuntu 13.04 running LXDE , the next/previous function never seems to work. Keyboard shortcuts show that the arrow keys should move between next and previous images, but ...
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How I can bind keys for selecting language directly in Lubuntu 13.10?

I like to change keyboard bindings directly to language that I want to use. I use the following keyboard bindings to change keyboard layout in OS Windows7: Ctrl+1 for Russian, Ctrl+2 for Polish, ...
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Symlink for /home/

By installing Windows 8.1 I removed whole linux partition (33GB) including swap part (sorry for my stupidity)... But I had my whole /home/ folder on other partition. I installed lubuntu again. How to ...
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Any tweaks after installing lubuntu?

I have recently installed lubuntu and want some software to make it run smoothly.Also, after i installed lubuntu, i saw no grub image (it seems bad without image) So, Please tell me how to set grub ...
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lubuntu 13.10 giving error code 10 while installation

I downloaded Lubuntu 13.10 after waiting for the whole night and now on every step its returning with error code 10. Please tell me what to do. It is saying that installation may fail entirely if I ...
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Can't use startx with lxde?

I use Lubuntu 13.10 and start default with "text". When i need to use GUI, startx didn't work, but "service lightdm start" is worked. How to use startx with LXDE? Thank You!
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How long should wubi take to install Lubuntu ?

I tried installing Ubuntu with wubi but it took too long on one file. I'm installing it with 18GB on a 64GB flash drive. It was an amd64.iso. torrent thing. So I tried installing lubuntu instead ...
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Changed the user password, but now I can't access my encrypted folder

I changed my user password, but now I can't enter my encrypted folder when I login, I need to type ecryptfs-mount-private and type in the old password. I changed it from System Tools->Users and ...
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The connection was not supported by oFono

I have Lubuntu 13.10 on PowerMac G4(PowerPC). I installed kubuntu-desktop. Then restarted computer. I connect my modem and I am have this error : "The connection was not supported by oFono" How to ...
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Migration from Windows XP

I have started using Ubuntu and I'm very impressed by it's performance. I want to install Lubuntu on a 10 year old PC with a 2.66GHz Celeron CPU with 1.5Gb of RAM. It has PAE capabilities. It will ...
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Can't update: low space in /boot (LVM) - I already cleaned my Lubuntu with Ubuntu Tweak

I have low space on /boot partition and I can't update my Lubuntu. I have LVM. I deleted old kernels and used Ubuntu Tweak. I tried to loaded from LiveCD and with gparted grow up my /boot-size, but ...
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lubuntu 13.10 can't detect my wireless card

I installed Lubuntu 13.10 on an old dell netbook and I can't seem to connect to wifi. in fact I don't think lubuntu can even see the wireless adapter. I tried ifconfig but only see my ethernet. I have ...
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lubuntu won't display on both monitors at the same time

I can get Lubuntu 13.10 to display my desktop on either screen, but it refuses to display on both at the same time. Changing the resolution of a screen generally toggles which screen is displayed; ...
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upgrade an old “kinda” broken ubuntu from a working lubuntu

i've been searching for this but i couldnt find an answer. (to state that i did search) is it possible to update my ubuntu 11.04 from my current Lubuntu 13.10 ? i have and "old" pc. specs are: cpu: ...
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Something made all text really small - font and size settings, dpi seem ok

After booting my pc up I noticed that the fonts on the login screen on my Lubuntu 13.04 are tiny. After logging in I noticed window titles being tiny and default font sizes in apps too such as Skype ...