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

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ESXI Server Port forwarding

I brought a new server with one static IP. So My problem is - I don't have extra static IP service providers charging me very high amounts. So, Inside ESXi I'm running one Ubuntu server so is it ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 is crashing and video output stops

I recently got a new Ubuntu 10.04 desktop at work. However, the machine crashes every few hours, and the video output would stop. I suspect the issue is related to the drivers, so here is the "lspci ...
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Install Ubuntu 10.04 usb disk

I was able to create a bootable USB disk from Ubuntu 12.10 with the following commands and it worked on my computer. However, when I did the same thing with 10.04 and tried to boot from the ext, it ...
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How can I properly set sudo/visudo's editor?

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 Server and trying to set up sudoers to respect a user's EDITOR choice (within limits) In my sudoers I have: Defaults editor=/usr/bin/nano:/usr/bin/vim Defaults ...
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Server decreasing internet bandwidth

I have Ubuntu 10.04 server up and running in my home network. Recently discovered that if I connect my notebook directly to modem, I am able to get 1.0 - 1.1MByte/s download speed. But if I connect ...
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Trouble getting latest version of Git

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. I'm looking at using git as source control for personal projects and Github as a remote repository. I was having trouble pushing a commit to my remote github repo getting ...
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Upgrade Win 7 to Win 8 and remove Ubuntu

I have in my computer an installation of ubuntu (11.04) and Windows (7) I want to remove the ubuntu installation and upgrade the windows to windows 8 without formatting my machine. All the ...
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can I still use ubuntu 10.04 without security issue

I really don't like unity interface, the problem is not its interface but it doesn't provide the options to customize it. (For example, no way to put the launchbar to bottom). Hence I would like to ...
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Full HD video playback acceleration with mplayer on Ubuntu Lucid

I know that for an NVidia card I can sudo apt-get install nvidia-current mplayer, reboot, and then use mplayer -vo vdpau -vc ffmpeg12vdpau,ffwmv3vdpau,ffvc1vdpau,ffh264vdpau FILE.mkv to get ...
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df -h showing wrong output in GB

If I list df output for KB, MB and GB, they do not match e.g. $ df -k |grep xvdb /dev/xvdb1 12796048 732812 11413172 7% /xxx $ df -m |grep xvdb /dev/xvdb1 12497 ...
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How could I resolve the following configuration on airport express?

I've tried to configure my airport express in order to make a private network and also get access to internet, the thing is my linksys just has broken and all I have is the airport express, I've ...
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Copy permissions from owner

How can I copy the all file permissions of a folder from owner to users? Imagine that I have: -rw-r----- 1 124982 5000 201 2012-06-24 06:45 documentation.html I want to change to: -rw-r--r-- ...
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How do i control brightness in Dell laptops under ubuntu 10.04 platform?

I have bought a new DELL laptop( Inspiron 5050 ). I am able to control brightness in windows 7 through f4 and f5 keys. Now i have installed ubuntu 10.04. The problem is that the function keys f4 and ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...