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How to save a session with open programs and files? [duplicate]

How can I reproduce the current session, including open programs and files on my Ubuntu 11.04 laptop and rebooting? I've got a bunch of windows open in Chromium and Firefox (this is probably the easy ...
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11.04 Kiosk Wireless issue [closed]

I'm running into a bit of a snag, using natty... I work for a small school district and we have laptops we allow some home-schooled student to check out. We've currently setup the machines in kiosk ...
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2answers
992 views

ACPI startup error on ubuntu 11.10 but worked on 11.04

i have looked around quite a bit for an issue like this, but cant find anything. I had Ubuntu 11.04 running on my desktop with no issues. I then formated the drive to install 11.10. I managed to get ...
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2answers
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$local_fs not including all drives

This is a refinement of a question I asked yesterday, the product of deeper research I have done since. The script that starts CrashPlan has, as it should, a hard dependency on $local_fs in its LSB ...
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1answer
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I can't create bootable USB drive with Startup Disc Creator

After reinstallation of Natty, I had lost ability to create bootable USB drive with Startup Disc Creator. When I try to add ISO image into (through the button "Other"), nothing happend. Dics ...
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2answers
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Startup script for starting applications in certain workspaces and positions

Since Ubuntu 11.04 has removed the session save feature, is it possible to write a script to open certain applications in specified workspaces and set their position? Please provide an example (for ...
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1answer
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Problems with login: unreadable flashing error

I'm having problems with loggin in on Ubuntu 11.04. I did an install on my laptop after I had Windows 7 installed (dual boot with grub). All went well, but when I am about to login on Ubuntu it gives ...
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1answer
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How can I make a program run at startup in only one definite session that uses the same desktop environment as others?

I installed (aware of the risks) software from the Elementary Team PPAs and I set up a Pantheon Shell session, which is based on Gnome. I would like to have Plank (a fork of Docky) to run at startup ...
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How do I fix broken installation?

Let me start off by saying I'm dual booting 11.04 and Windows 7 on a Thinkpad T61p. The problem may have arisen when I hit the power button during normal startup. I'm fully aware how stupid this is. ...
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1answer
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After 10.10 -> 11.04 upgrade, can only login via Classic (No Effects)

Yesterday I upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04, everything seemed to go okay until immediately after login: the desktop goes into a "corrupted" looking state (similar to having too high resolution set). I ...
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How can I prevent my system to freeze just after startup? [closed]

I recently updated my system from ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04. Since then my computer freezes on startup. I believe my wireless card is the cause. When I turn it off, I can sometimes start without freeze ...
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1answer
735 views

Freeze on boot if on battery [closed]

We are looking at a freshly installed Ubuntu 11.04 (64bit) on a Lenovo Thinkpad w520 with an Nvidia GPU. The machine freezes eventually during startup on battery. Startup on AC is fine. The only ...
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Upgrade from 10.10 to 11.04 freezes at startup; keyboard and mouse don't work; “It seems that you do not have the hardware required to run Unity…” [closed]

Just after an upgrade from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04, Ubuntu freezes at startup on a dialog saying: "It seems that you do not have the hardware required to run Unity. Please choose Ubuntu Classic", etc. ...
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2answers
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Why does Plymouth boot in fallback text mode?

When starting my system, Plymouth doesn't show graphics but uses the fallback text mode. However, it runs normally (that is, with graphics) on shutdown. Why is that?
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5answers
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how to stop apache2, mysql from starting automatically as computer starts?

my os is 11.04. i have apache2 & mysql installed. how to stop apache2, mysql from starting automatically as computer starts?
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0answers
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How to add programs to start up? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I make a program auto-start everytime I log in? I want to know because I am tired of just clicking on the launcher because I just leave my laptop on. Also it was ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu doesn't start anymore after upgrading 11.04 [closed]

I updated Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04 but ubuntu doesn't start I tried to follow these : instructions but it didn't work because I couldn't enter the thing he called "GRUD mode" so i reinstalled --purge ...
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3answers
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Resolution set too low on startup, solutions do not work

After installing natty, my resolution is being set to 1024x768 instead of the proper 1368x768. The Monitors program doesn't allow me to set my resolution higher. I looked around for a solution, and I ...
3
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1answer
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Banshee crashes at startup [closed]

Whenever I launch banshee, it loads the window and I can see it for 1-2 seconds before crashing without displaying any errors. I've tried uninstalling and installing via the banshee PPA with no luck. ...
0
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1answer
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Sleep command not working with start up applications

I am trying to add a delay at start up for a few applications using the sleep command. For example: I'm trying sleep 5; tomboy which works in terminal, but doesn't work when I add it to the command ...