Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx), is the twelfth release of Ubuntu from Canonical.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
1answer
609 views

Postgresql fails to start on Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS

After I install and when restarting Postgresql I get this error. I have tried changing permissions accordingly(the owner of the all the directories and files in the error message is postgres) but to ...
1
vote
1answer
320 views

Ubuntu 12.04 - compiz plugin - screenshot not catching the launcher menus

I have enable the following plugin that allows me to make a screenshot of selected by me area: Screenshot plugin Ubuntu 12.04 Unfortunately, I am not able to make a screenshot of my launchers sub ...
1
vote
2answers
227 views

Running Windows 8 in Ubuntu 10.04

I would like to try Windows 8 on Ubuntu 10.04 in virtualbox ose I have Windows 7 previously installed along with Ubuntu in pc. Now when I started virtual machine I got the error. I opened bios ...
1
vote
1answer
70 views

iptables -L lags on non localhost or anywhere address

I am trying to configure iptables for ubuntu 10.04 and I have a problem with iptables -L lagging on rows where the destination or source address is not localhost or anywhere. The following entries ...
1
vote
1answer
845 views

Ubuntu + SVN: Could not open the requested SVN filesystem

I'm aware this question has been asked a lot of times. I believe I understand the answers, but I still had no luck. I tried both one repo and multiple repos configurations, having the same issue for ...
4
votes
2answers
3k views

Cut (smart edit) .mts (AVCHD Progressive) files un Ubuntu Lucid

I have a bunch of .mts files containing AVCHD Progressive video recorded by a Panasonic camera, and I need software on Ubuntu Lucid with which I can remove the boring parts, and concatenate the ...
1
vote
1answer
88 views

What directories should i backup on a Linux server?

This is related to this question; however different as this is a server. I use crashplan and grabbed /home, /root, and /etc; however upon an audit I determined that a lot of my configuration files ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

How to Disable Discrete Graphics on HP ProBook 4520s

I am using HP ProBook 4520s and have ATI Mobility Radeon whose graphics card doesn't support Ubuntu. Infact, it produces more heat and consumes a lot of battery which causes system usually hangs. I ...
0
votes
1answer
106 views

Ubuntu issues when moving hard disk to new system

I'm working on a legacy project with a small single board computer running Ubuntu 10.04 on a compact flash card. I need to be able to save away a working image (via dd) and copy said image to other ...
1
vote
0answers
255 views

How do you log out using the keyboard in ubuntu 10.04?

In ubuntu 10.04 is their a keyboard shortcut to log out? i went to keyboard shortcuts and the set tlog out option is ctrl+alt+delete but when i do click that it just bring down the shut ...
1
vote
0answers
629 views

Wireless network interface ra0 does not start at boot

I recently installed USB Wireless Adapter based on Ralink RT5370 chip on my Ubuntu 10.04. Manufacturer drivers are installed properly and now I have ra0 wireless interface configured in ...
1
vote
0answers
360 views

Cannot enable wireless

I cannot enable my wireless by using the function key. And most importantly I cannot enable my wireless. It should turn blue when I click on it (fn f12), but it remains red. My my HP Mini, I also ...
2
votes
2answers
5k views

VirtualBox guest has no network

I have openSUSE 12.1 x64 host and I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 x86 as guest. My problem is that Ubuntu sees no network at all. I have both tried NAT and bridge setup but I have no interface on the VM. ...
1
vote
2answers
97 views

Getting started with git

I want to use git to version control files in a new project. I have read an overview of git, but it is not clear to me if git hosts the code for you. I do not want my code to be hosted on a third ...
1
vote
0answers
389 views

Is it possible to run an interactive script before shutdown Linux in a GNOME session?

I wrote some utility interactive scripts and want them run before shutdown. For a terminal-login session, I just add some entry in ~/.bash_logout, my login shell is bash BTW, which works. However, I ...
2
votes
1answer
130 views

I performed some wrong operation with /lib, then no software can run in Ubuntu 10.04.

At the beginning I tried to fix the problem of /lib/ld-linux-so.3:No such file or directory when I tried to run some dynamically cross-compiled binaries. So I added some shared binaries to /lib. I ...
0
votes
1answer
786 views

OpenGL Hardware rendering not working on Kubuntu guest on Virtualbox

I have installed Kubunto 10.04 (Android project recommended development environment) on Virtualbox 4.1.16. I have installed the Virtualbox guest additions and have full-screen graphics on the guest. I ...
1
vote
0answers
260 views

How to disable the “Usage Data Upload” message in Eclipse?

Using Eclipse Indigo on Ubuntu 10.04. Every once in a while, I get the "Usage Data Upload" dialog popping up. Clicking on "Cancel" closes the dialog but it pops again after a while. I tried the ...
0
votes
1answer
625 views

Why isn't Sublime Text 2 affected by system wide font rendering settings?

I've always thought my font looked too fat and blurry in Sublime Text 2, almost as if it's constantly bold, so I decided to open Gedit and Sublime Text side by side and compare. Indeed, all fonts look ...
0
votes
0answers
388 views

Wireless router not connection -> AP Not associated

I can not connect to internet by wireless router after some months with ubuntu 10.04. I can connect with the same portable but with win OS. My SO is ubuntu 10.04 linux 2.6.32-41 arch SMP i686. The ...
1
vote
1answer
353 views

My Primary Domain Controller does not work with other laptop

I have configured my primary domain controller in Ubuntu 11.10. To make sure that it worked, I used a Windows 7 client in my friend laptop and I can successfully log in as a user from my domain. ...
1
vote
0answers
213 views

No network upsets gnome

An issue that has been bothering me for over a year now. My notebook, running ubuntu 10.04, is almost all the time using a wired connection, with static IP address. And a remote DNS server. Network is ...
1
vote
1answer
538 views

Thinkpad T400 wireless drops connection randomly

Thinkpad T400, Ubuntu 10.04, not dual-booting with Windows so any Windows-based solutions are out of the question. I have tried disabling the N part of the wifi driver but that didn't work. It ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Where from/to install my.cnf for percona db

I am new to Percona db. I just realized that by default percona does not have a my.cnf file installed. I found this from, https://bugs.launchpad.net/percona-server/+bug/673844 In case, I need a ...
2
votes
0answers
361 views

problems encoding 1080p60fps MTS files with ffmpeg to DNxHD proxy; plays too slow in NLE compositor window.

I was advised to encode my HD files with ffmpeg to DNxHD proxy with 220M bitrate rather then 45M so the image doesnt have too much artifacts. I reduced the framerate to 29.97 fps when I encoded the ...
0
votes
1answer
526 views

Firefox can't access internet in Ubuntu 10.04

I installed Ubuntu 10.04. Firefox will not access the internet. It works fine in 10.04. This happens every time Firefox opens. Do I have to update the kernel, is there another way?
3
votes
1answer
1k views

What happens when the support for Ubuntu LTS stops?

My web server runs on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Server and as a development system I use the Ubuntu 10.04 Desktop edition to minimize portability problems between systems. Currently, I have no intention to ...
4
votes
2answers
434 views

Dell FX100 KVM Host card clobbers onboard audio

I have a Dell Precision server with a PCIe FX100 KVM Host card installed (manufacturer is Teradici but it's rebranded as a Dell solution.) I am not using this card (it's installed in the machine but ...
1
vote
0answers
174 views

captive portal session lockup

I'm using an internet at an apartment where they utilize a captive portal. All seems to be fine, but sometime when I try to use I got a message saying that "You are already logged in" but I can't use ...
0
votes
0answers
1k views

On Ubuntu 10.04 Server, make mysql start at boot?

I did a apt-get update & installed few updates on my server which runs 10.04LTS. But this has broken mysql. it doesn't start at boot. I tried to manually start it using the following commands: $ ...
0
votes
1answer
667 views

Ubuntu VirtualBox guest not showing wireless extensions in iwconfig

I have Ubuntu 10.04 installed on my Mac using Oracle VirtualBox. My machine is connected to Wi-Fi and am able to browse the internet from within Ubuntu as well. However, iwconfig does not give an ...
-1
votes
3answers
311 views

Only output part after last “/” with find

This command: find ./ -name "mybinaryrpm-1.0.24-1.1.i586.rpm" gives the output: ./DirectoryName/SubDirectory/mybinaryrpm-1.0.24-1.1.i586.rpm but I only want the output: ...
1
vote
2answers
929 views

dual screen won't work / ubuntu 10.04

I have an old computer, on which I'm running Ubuntu 10.04. It has a graphical chipset built in the motherboard (Intel) but has some PCI slots. I added an ATI Radeon 9200 graphical card in order to ...
0
votes
1answer
134 views

ubuntu shell script checking for

I'm looking for something like this: if [ "`python2.7 -V`" == "Python 2.7" ] ;then echo "woh" fi inside the if statement ... check to see if running the command $ python2.7 -V returns the ...
0
votes
1answer
249 views

adding a user to a webserver

How can I setup a user on my Ubuntu 10.04 VPS so I can login through FTP and upload .php .html, etc files. I know the default path is /var/www but I'd rather not login through root and upload to ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Windows 7 running Virtualbox 4.1.12 with Ubuntu 10.04 LTS guest but no full screen

After a recent windows update (though may not be the issue), I am unable to run Ubuntu in the virtualbox with full screen mode. I can no longer stretch the window to any resolution. It is locked at ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Need to configure perl

I was going to run a perl program and then I got this error message: Can't locate JSON.pm in @INC (@INC contains: /etc/perl /usr/local/lib/perl/5.10.1 /usr/local/share/perl/5.10.1 /usr/lib/perl5 ...
2
votes
1answer
363 views

I would like to edit the layout of my keyboard just a bit - what's the best way?

I'm using an Apple keyboard which has some annoyances compared to other keyboards. Namely, the Alt_L and Super_L keys are swapped, and the bar and less keys are swapped ("|" and "<"). I've written ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Which trackers to use for a torrent? [closed]

I'm new to bittorrent seeding and I'm experimenting with an audio file that I'm adding to create my first torrent. I'm using transmission but at the field where I should add trackers I'm stuck and I ...
1
vote
0answers
833 views

Why does cron task run twice?

I have a task that should run each day in Ubuntu10.04. So I use crontab and copy the scripts of the task to the directory /etc/cron.daily. Here is the my crontab: # /etc/crontab: system-wide crontab ...
0
votes
2answers
885 views

Ubuntu Linux “su” disable password

I am trying to get rid of the password prompt in Ubuntu Linux, during the "su" command. Basically, I need to do something like: su otheruser to enable a few of my applications to run in batch mode. ...
0
votes
1answer
972 views

remove tasksel lamp-server

I was tricked in running "sudo tasksel install lamp-server" on the wrong server (UBUNTU 10.4). Now I am stuck with a system where apache won't start because of a "Address already in use: make_sock: ...
2
votes
0answers
207 views

Private Gaming VPN

My buddy moved to Korea for the military, and we play Star Wars: The old Republic together. While connecting to the servers he gets an okay ping, but since the game uses a lot of data streaming, when ...
0
votes
1answer
370 views

Not able to login in Ubuntu box with root password

I have ubuntu 10.04 on my system. I run apt-get install csh and try to change the shell by chsh -s When I try to log into the system with ssh, I can't login with any account except for one, ...
0
votes
1answer
275 views

Ubuntu 10.04 web browsers do not render some fonts

I tried opening page which uses this font http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Poiret+One however my web-browser whether it's chrome or firefox doesn't render it and just shows simple font (I thinks ...
9
votes
6answers
39k views

Installing sun-java6-jdk with apt-get on Ubuntu 10.04

I have followed the instructions on numerous pages, such as this, which say to run the following commands: sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ lucid partner" sudo apt-get ...
1
vote
1answer
5k views

Copy and paste not working under rdesktop

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04, connecting to a Windows 2008 box. I've got rdesktop configured to use RDPv5 (using RDPv4 is known to cause clipboard issues). The clipboard has worked just fine for most of ...
0
votes
1answer
548 views

Acer Aspire 5750 broadband issue on ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I've recently purchased the Acer Aspire 5750. I've installed two OS(Windows 7 & Ubuntu 10.04 LTS). Till now, everything on Ubuntu is working fine except that I can't access my cable model ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

No boot menu after installing ubuntu

I installed windows 7 on my laptop at C:\, and then I installed ubuntu with a bootable usb stick, but when I restart my computer, it boot to windows 7 directly, there is no boot menu to select which ...
0
votes
2answers
579 views

ubuntu 10.04 command “# type php” returns nothing

I have 2 LAMP servers with ubuntu 10.04... both with php5 successfully installed. on server1 i run the command # type php in terminal and the response is: "php is /usr/bin/php" however in server2 I ...