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Questions tagged [xubuntu]

Xubuntu is a community developed, Ubuntu-based (Ubuntu with XFCE desktop environment) GNU/Linux operating system.

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Why one Thunar folder doesn't show icons as in the other one?

I've been trying to solve Docky not showing Xfce and Thunar icons, and did with the help of this thread. However in the process of it I started wondering, why these two folders (/usr/share/...
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Install Ubuntu along windows 10 [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 along the windows 10 but now I can't log in into my windows and in bios setting I havn't find any option to solve it. Could you please help me? Best regards
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LightDM background blocking desktop

I am having an issue when logging in to Xubuntu 18.04. Everything boots fine, but when I actually log in, the background from LightDM stays on the screen and there is nothing else, no panels, right-...
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Wired Connection not workin in XUBUNTU 18.04LTS

HI I have download XUbuntu 18.04 LTS and a I am new to it. I want to connect my laptop with wired connections (Ethernet), but its only connect to WiFi. Is there anyway to connect. First i read some ...
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Ubuntu Server showing 8 cores instead of 12 cores

I have a Dell r710 xeon x5670 system, having 2 processors and 12 cores in it but system is showing 8 cores instead. Also hyper-threading option is not available in the BIOS setting. System monitor ...
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Kali inteface on ubuntu

I wonder if i can use the Kali linux default interface on Ubuntu. I just like the way that Kali linux look (it's black color on the top panel,icons,and more) way more than ubuntu looks. I've spent ...
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Slow Boot Time UBUNTU 18.04

Ever since I increased disk space on UBUNTU 18.04, the booting time has increased manifolds.I created new swap partition. As pointed out by other answers for similar question, I have Updated the UUID ...
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Is it possible to apply colors to text in mousepad text editor?

My OS is Xubuntu 16.04.5 and I would like to apply colors to text in mousepad text editor, is it possible? Do I need to download some plugin to that? It would be like a command > format font : type, ...
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Can't connect to bluetooth speakers on Ubuntu 18.04 but I could on Xubuntu 18.04

I have These Bluetooth speakers, which worked on Xubuntu after following these instructions, but now on Ubuntu I can't get them to work. My computer is a Thinkpad X230. I can connect to my phone when ...
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Installing Xubuntu 18.10 in Virtualbox 5.2.22 causes streaky display

whenever I try to install Xubuntu 18.10 within the newest version of Virtualbox by the isofile of Xubuntu the install process runs fine at first. After the necessary reboot I see a streaky display in ...
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gsl library: gslcblas library not found but installed

I have problems with installing the gsl package. Running Xubuntu 18.04, octave 4.4.1. Using -forge, the installation process stalls with the following message: pkg install -forge gsl configure: ...
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In my ubuntu laptop i have problem , It showing the system is running low-graphics mode..and also it showing some additional errors and warnings

In my ubuntu laptop i have problem , It showing the system is running low-graphics mode..and also it showing some additional errors and warnings. i tried to solve this but iam getting different ...
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I have deleted XFCE, exo and Terminal in Xubuntu, how to get them back?

First, a piece of advice: in Xubuntu 18.04, there is a pre-installed application called Web Browser. It is NOT a Web Browser. I uninstalled it via Software Center thinking it was redundant with ...
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panel problem and power manager problem

I installed new operating system on my pc and it is xubuntu. After the installation the power manager don't work perfectly and my main panel is gone. I tried to make another panel. But panel option ...
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Mount without root permission

I use xubuntu. When I plug in my usb, I can simply mount and open it by clicking on it's icon, but when i want to mount it from command line, it needs root permission. Why? And how can I mount my ...
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How to switch to my radeon 530 graphics card on xubuntu 18.10?

I would like to use my radeon 530 graphics card while I'm playing games but I don't know how to do it. When I run glxinfo while playing a game, it shows intel gpu as active and I would like to change ...
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System started to hang randomly after power outage

I've had a power outage recently while I was working in Blender. After reboot I have weird system behavior, it hangs when I work in Blender or scroll sites with Firefox. For instance, I left PC on ...
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context menu in thunar does not work properly

Running Xubuntu Bionic. After an update of the system that did not terminate well I cannot use my personal thunar context menus : My context menu for searching a file in a directory does not show the ...
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Login loop Xcfe

Since today my Xubuntu is not logging anymore via GUI. I can only open the terminal and login from there. I have tried everything in here Ubuntu gets stuck in a login loop but still have a black ...
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How can i run supervisorctl command as non sudo user,without as root user?

i have installed supervisor on my ubuntu 18.04 server.How i can run "supervisorctl" command for starting and restarting without as root or sudo user.
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How to configure xubuntu panel network to a specifc network interface

Please consider the picture below. I have installed the xfce widget for network load monitoring but in the settings there is no option to select which network adapter is uses. By occasion, system has ...
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What is the ubuntu 16.04 lts server default username & password?

When i installed dual boot ubuntu 16.04 lts server i did not entry any ubuntu server login & password when i opened ubuntu server it wants login & password.What is the ubuntu 16.04 lts ...
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Unable to clear terminal using `Ctrl + L` in guest OS

So, I am using XUbuntu 18.04 version, inside Oracle Virtual Box 5.2.18. Now, whenever I press CTRL+L, it gives me a prompt saying it's going to switch to seamless mode, but I want my terminal to ...
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Does Xubuntu 18.04 have support only 3 years while Ubuntu 18.04 has 10 years? [duplicate]

I just saw that Xubuntu 18.04 will have LTS support only until 2021 while the standard Ubuntu 18.04 will have LTS support until 2028. Is this correct? Aren't the updates for Xubuntu and Ubuntu coming ...
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manual or custom installation from scratch

Often, for work reasons, I have to create xubuntu virtual machines that I use for embedded development. How can I (starting from an iso image and a blank VM) avoid installing things I don't need, such ...
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Xubuntu: screen does not wake up after being locked

I run Xubuntu on a Dell Latitude E6530 laptop with Intel graphics. Ever since upgrading to 18.10 cosmic, the screen remains blank (and powered off) after being locked. Moving the mouse or pressing ...
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Cannot disconnect from NordVPN

System Info: Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS NordVPN Version 2.0.0 I recently installed the nordvpn-release_1.0.0_all.deb following these instructions. I'm able to connect to a VPN server via terminal using ...
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Font dropdown problem in LibreOffice (xubuntu 386 18.04)

I have two essentially identical machines recently upgraded to xubuntu 18.04 386. On the one machine the style, font and fontsize dropdowns are showing as plain text (no dropdown at all). Placing the ...
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Solving “devault boot device missing” after crash

My Lenovo Yoga Laptop with Xubuntu installed suddenly got weird glitches with the window messages, for example the window to restart the computer had no text or readable Buttons. I simply shut down by ...
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os-prober & 50mounted-tests

Today, as soon as I switched on my Xubuntu 16.04.4 computer, one CPU core went to 100% and there was constant HDD I/O for over 2 minutes. I looked at the system log afterwards and there were lots of ...
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Losing focus when changing workspace

I've got an irritating issue with losing focus on xubuntu 18.04 while changing workspaces. Lets assume, that I've got 2 displays and 2 workspaces. Active windows are arranged like this: ...
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How can I prevent any program starting at boot of the system? Is the procedure different for TeamViewer?

When starting Xubuntu on my laptop, a lot of applications start to run (taking a big part of my CPU and energy): TeamViewer, Skype and so on and so forth. I don't want to uninstall them. I just want ...
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XUBUNTU 18.10- Blank screen after waking from suspend

Whenever i press any button to wake my system from suspend it screen get on with grey background and mouse poniter then w/o showing the login screen goes blank.. After that no matter what i do the ...
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solving dpkg dependency issues (argos3 simulator)

I'm run this command to unpackage the argos3 simulator package in Ubuntu in Windows10 sudo dpkg -i argos3_simulator-3.0.0-i686-beta52.deb and I'm getting this error dpkg: dependency problems ...
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Trying to send midi audio to Discord on Xubuntu

I have a casio keyboard which doubles as a midi controller, and I want its audio to go through a discord voice call. I don't have an audio-in jack, or else this would be trivial, so I'm going the usb ...
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Setup ubuntu 18.04 repository on hard drive

I have installed xubuntu 18.04 in my laptop. I have copied the repositories of ubuntu 18.04 on my laptop's hard drive. How can I set my ubuntu system to access this repository on my hard drive? How ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 randomly stops launching

I've been on ubuntu for 2 weeks now and never got any problem (except dual boot broke windows but not related i think) -Today I booted Ubuntu and it worked perfectly I installed WooUSB to try to fix ...
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I'm looking for a command to flash screens (if possible in colors)

I'm using the xfce4 timer and I want the alarm to make the screen blink in addition to the pop-up alarm. Currenly I am using xset dpms force off; sleep 3; xset dpms force on which lets the screen ...
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How to adjust display settings for LightDM greeter on 18.04?

I have three monitors. My login does not position the monitors properly -- the left and right monitors should be swapped. How do I adjust the resolution and monitor position for the LightDM login ...
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How to set keyboard shortcut using Shift+(any latter) without interfere on default behaviour (type upper case latter)?

My system is Xubuntu 16.04.5 and I would like to ask if is possible to set keyboard shortcut using Shift+(any latter)? I tried and the shortcut works but now I can't type upper case latter ( in case ...
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Xubuntu 16.04 Wifi connected but no internet

My Wifi worked fine today in the morning but doesn't now. Works fine on my phone. I'm on Xubuntu 16.04.5 LTS. Ping google.com only returns the usual "unknown host" message. I'm new to Ubuntu so I was ...
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Xubuntu Live used to copy files - I/O error - where's the log?

I regularly use Xubuntu 18.10 on a live pendrive for when I need to transfer data from one NTFS HD to another when Windows is corrupt, for example. I'm experiencing (I suspect) bad sectors on one HDD ...
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How can i install ubuntu server 16.04 alongside windows 10/7(dual boot)? [duplicate]

How can i install ubuntu server 16.04 alongside windows 10/7(dual boot)?Before i installed ubuntu deskop alongside windows 10/7(dual boot)?I search in google but not get exact result.
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Ubuntu 16.04 - create a cron job that runs just before logrotate

I want to upload my apache logs to a remote FTP server, wich i have allready managed to figure out how to do. However. I could inject the code in the logrotate cron job, but i am worried it would ...
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Can't Install Ralink RT3290 Driver on Ubunto 18.10

I am trying to install WIFI driver. When trying to install firmware-misc-nonfree package I get this error: ham@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install firmware-misc-nonfree Reading package lists... Done ...
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Is there a way to switch distributions without losing any data (settings, applications, home folder)?

Yes, I know. This might be a duplicate. However, this time it's a bit different. I'm considering of switching from Lubuntu 18.04.1 LTS to Xubuntu (exact same version). I could try the "Something else"...
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Issue of Bluetooth turning on

I have installed latest ubuntu 18.04 on my DELL LATITUDE E5530 , when i go to settings for turning on the bluetooth it shows "plug in the dongle". Help me how to fix it.
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Why my terminal opens a dir without cd today?

I'm on Xubuntu 18.04, and everytime I typed vim in the terminal, It opened vim editor. But today, It opens a directory named vim! what can cause that? I just changed my font size from 14 to 13 ...
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Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS length of support if installing Xubuntu Packages [duplicate]

We are using Ubuntu Server 18.04, and is supposed to have 5 years of support, but we also need a graphical GUI and we want to install Xubuntu packages. Since Xubuntu 18.04 only has 3 years of support,...
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Xubuntu 18.04 -> 18.04.1 Upgrade Synaptics Touchpad Not Working

This is my first post here and I have spent many hours trying to read through the posts to diagnose this problem. I used Linux off and on since the late 90s and only recently came back to it. I was ...