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I have to open recovery every time

When starting my computer, I see every time purple screen and caps lock blinking. I have to power-off It and open recovery , select root in menu and write reboot after I could get a normal booting. ...
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12.10 doesn't start up

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 via Wubi. When I start up my computer everything works fine until I login. My desktop items are shown but that is it, and I can't start any programs. Does anybody ...
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1answer
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Unity Crashed, Ctrl + Alt + T not working, Logonscreen bland

Initially I realize this isn't going to have all the information needed so one of the first things that would be good is getting advice on how to obtain the relevant debug logs or... how to actually ...
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2answers
64 views

Setting Welcome Sound in Ubuntu 12.10

Can anyone help me to set a welcome sound in my laptop when operating system starts and ready to operate.
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1answer
42 views

Visual freeze during startup

Just upadted to 12.10 now it visually freezes with the load screen (Ubuntu with the red dots under it) the usual sound for the log-on screen is played and I can apparently log in but the screen image ...
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2answers
288 views

Last command on .sh files won't run

I have this script in a *.sh file to enable natural scrolling. I've added it to Startup Application. #!/bin/sh xinput set-prop 11 268 -106 -106 nautilus -q && nautilus -n The problem is, ...
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1answer
75 views

How can I make some command to run at certain times after login?

I want to run some executable files, not when system startup, but after a few second after login? It is a *.sh files.
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1answer
151 views

Why when I disabled bluetooth from startup applications does it still run on boot?

I saw Bluetooth in startup applications and disabled it, but the process is still run when I boot the system. Edit 1 i disabled it via BUM, and still appear in bootchart, look at this ...
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How to run a python script on startup? [duplicate]

First, I know that this has been asked before. Tried guides, didn't work... So I have a python script that has a never ending loop. It accesses the internet. All I want to do is that after I log in ...
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Ubuntu boot showing Resume: libgcrypt Version: 1.5.0

My boot is very slow, when it is loading displays Resume: libgcrypt Version: 1.5.0 After ~20 seconds it continues booting and lets me log in. Here is a video that I made showing what I mean. ...
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Need to setup email notification when system starts and shutdown

I would like to have the system send me a email notification everrytime the system starts or shuts down. I am currently running Ubuntu 12.10 I found this tutorial but I couldn't make it to work.
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Starting Xmodmap on login (12.10)

I'm a little confused about the automatic startup of Xmodmap. Web said I just have to create an .Xmodmap file in my home folder or an .xinitrc or .xsession script in home or a startup ...
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startup disk creator error “unable to mount blank DVD-R Disc location is already mounted”

My os is ubuntu 12.10 32 bit desktop. (Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E6500 @ 2.93GHz × 2) . When trying to burn the lubuntu-12.10-desktop-i386.iso file on a blank DVD-R Disc, using the startup disk ...
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Initialize Script on Startup

Is it possible to initialize a script upon startup in Ubuntu (precisely, Ubuntu Server 12.10)? I need to initialize a script to let the network card work, and so far I couldn't find a way to do so ...
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2answers
71 views

time out in ubuntu

When I switch on my computer,my computer goes black for ten seconds and starts to boot. This happens because ,I tweaked in start up and session to time-out for 10 seconds.But when I tried to change ...
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1answer
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startup problem : the disk drive /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 is not ready yet or not present (12.10)

hi this message is appearing during start up, I'm a bit of a Linux noob and have no idea how to remedy this or what it even means. I also realise this is almost an exact replica of a question that has ...
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Very slow startup after login screen with SSD: how to troubleshoot?

Background: I was trying to solve a problem I had with Libreoffice and installed/uninstalled a couple of packages (it is a fresh install of 12.10 Quantal). I don't know if it is related but there is ...
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1answer
986 views

Ubuntu 12.10: start applications in certain workspace on bootup

I am looking for an application or script etc that would allow me to run my start up applications in different workspaces. I currently have 8 workspaces and 6 programs I always have start up, however ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 not starting after USB install on a netbook [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.10 on a Asus Eee PC "flare series" from a USB key made with LiLi ...
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1answer
96 views

Starting LEMP server at startup

Based on this blog post I've installed LEMP server. Is there any easy way to add this web server: PHP-FPM, Nginx, MySQL into startup applications list?
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1answer
433 views

Ubuntu 12.10 very slow boot up

I don't know why but when I power up my system Ubuntu starts very slow and after waiting for 15 minutes it only gives me the terminal.. If then I power it down, and turning the computer back on it ...
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2answers
80 views

Adding program booting options to the OS

I am building a flight simulator box, off of Ubuntu 12.10, but I am trying to make the OS essentially invisible, I just want the machine to boot into the Flight Sim, which, that part isn't really that ...
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What is causing Unity to be slow on startup?

A few days ago I noticed that after I login in, the top panel and the dash took a bit more time to load and I noticed more disc activity than usual. I thought that it might have been caused by some ...
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Errors during start-up: “Scanning for Btrfs filesystems”

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 desktop on three systems and one virtual machine. On every system I have opted for a single Btrfs partition. During start-up I get the following two error messages. It ...
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Start up on Ubuntu 12.10 is much slower than on 12.04 [duplicate]

Start up toward login screen lasts about 40sec on both(12.10 and 12.04). This is good for me. But after login, there is quite difference. System will start up in: Ubuntu 12.04: 10-13sec Ubuntu ...
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How to edit startup applications in 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where did the startup-applications-preferences program go? In Ubuntu 12.10 I can't find the app for editing the list of applications anymore? Where has it gone and how ...
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1answer
381 views

Ubuntu 12.10 gets stuck at startup (laptop)

I have noticed that almost 30% of the times, ubuntu gets stuck at the "purple" screen before the actual Ubuntu symbol comes when the OS loads. Why is this and how can I fix it? PS: I have this ...
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1answer
595 views

Start and shutdown errors 12.10

I just upgraded Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10. I am now stuck as I don't know what to do. The installation have for some reason failed on some place as I am getting error messages on start and shutdown ...