I found a solution here: https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1670223
sudo apt install samba system-config-samba
Run system-config-samba - just type system-config-samba in terminal or look for "Samba" in the start menu. - the latter doesn't work for me atm, I get "Failed to execute command "gksu system-config-samba". Failed to execute child process "...
Systemd and redis-sentinal disagreed on where the pid file was. My /etc/redis/sentinel.conf was listing the pid as /var/run/redis/redis-sentinel.pid, whereas systemd was looking for /var/run/sentinel/redis-sentinel.pid.
As a result, systemd was killing redis-sentinel and restarting it over and over.
I updated the sentinel.conf to point to the location ...
Ubuntu Server does not come with a graphical interface but if you are connect to the internet you can download one.
You need to add universe pocket first with
sudo add-apt-repository universe
and then install Ubuntu desktop
sudo apt install ubuntu-desktop
or MATE desktop
sudo apt install ubuntu-mate-desktop^
open terminal and type : sudoedit /etc/default/grub
change GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash" into GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash acpi=force"
save the file
that's it ... it worked for me
I had that problem with slow boot time on ubuntu 19.04 after remowing swap partition and making swap file.
The output of dmesg
[ 2.220963] hid-generic 0003:1B1C:1B0F.0003: input,hidraw2: USB HID v1.11 Device [Corsair Corsair M45 Gaming Mouse] on usb-0000:00:14.0-1/input2
[ 33.321639] EXT4-fs (sda6): mounted filesystem with ordered data mode. Opts: (...
So here is the way to do this, I forgot that there is documentation on this somewhere on the Ubuntu forums. I figured I'd post it here for anyone looking to do this :) (this is for the sound theme "smooth", but it is easily adapted for almost any sound theme you want to install). I have also made a few relative changes, to make this more readable:
For start you can refer this nice HowTo:
Often it is possible to boot a live CD image - the .iso file - almost directly over PXE but details may differ between versions - try to google something like "boot Ubuntu xx.xx live image over PXE", etc.
This should point you in the right direction.
Packages often come with pre- and post-install scripts. These integrate the package into the host system and are usually distribution-specific. AFAIK, (by default) alien does not setup these files to be run when the package is installed because they usually break things when run on another distro. This appears ...
Did you verify the downloaded installation ISO file by comparing checksums? Suggest you acquire a Windows or Linux checksum app and verify what you downloaded was not corrupted in transit following these steps from Ubuntu
Once you have verified the checksum of the ISO file downloaded matches the checksum value posted, then make a Xubuntu or Ubuntu LiveUSB ...
After not finding a good answer how to solve the locking issue on Xubuntu 18.04, I stopped using the supplied locking mechanisms in Xubuntu (namely the gnome-screensaver and light-locker) and installed i3lock from the distro's repos.
This locker is very simple and can be used wihout any switches (you can set a background image and a few other options, none ...
By far the simplest, most direct way to run GUI applications from WSL is to use MobaXTerm as your terminal emulator. It also gives you mutiple tabs and other stuff.
Ahhhh this is interesting. I am strictly hardware and not into Ubuntu (except for however it may intersect with KiCad.) I use an old Logitech trackball. My main (select) click is a right click. It recently began double clicking when only a single was intended. Adjusting double click speed in Windows 10 did not help. About a week ago I built a simple ...
From the command prompt, to find your internal IP address:
ip addr show
You may get a result something like:
3: wlp3s0: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc mq state UP group default qlen 1000
link/ether 5c:c5:d4:0e:64:a6 brd ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff
inet 192.168.0.11/24 brd 192.168.0.255 scope global dynamic noprefixroute wlp3s0
Turns out that the gtk theme I was using was no longer being developed and support ended on 16.04. I loaded a current Adapta gtk theme and all of the issues went away. Thank you @heynnema for the suggestion. Pointed me in the right direction :)
The next works for me in ubuntu 14.04.Try this:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/trusty-media
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install vlc-plugin-libde265
"sudo add-apt-repository ppa:strukturag/libde265" and
"sudo apt-get update" works for me for totem, not vlc, if i next to it do this:
"sudo apt-get install gstreamer0.10-libde265" and "...
Testing Xfce panel version 4.12.2: the volume indicator already has that feature. It is a pulseaudio plugin (xfce4-pulseaudio-plugin) for the Xfce panel.
The output device is listed under the main scroll; on mouse hover a list of available output devices is displayed.
So, no external application is needed for the purpose discussed here, although ...
Ubuntu Studio is a recognized flavor of the Ubuntu Linux distribution, which is geared to general multimedia production. The original version, based on Ubuntu 7.04, was released on 10 May 2007(1). These are Ubuntu Studio's main features:
Low-latency kernel:As of Ubuntu Studio 12.04, the default kernel is linux-lowlatency, which in essence is a generic ...
While it's true you're likely running XFCE on Xubuntu, that doesn't mean you can't run Gnome applications, especially Gnome Services.
Gnome Services helps enable commonly used applications, such as Gnome Keyring, and if it was running properly, should unlock when you login instead of asking for your password a second time.
You will want to keep Gnome ...
Make sure that you have a good backup of your important Ubuntu files, as this procedure can corrupt or loose data.
Keep these things in mind:
always start the entire procedure with issuing a swapoff on any mounted swap partitions, and end the entire procedure with issuing a swapon on that same swap partition
a move is done by pointing the mouse pointer at ...