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Ubuntu 9.04 (aka Jaunty Jackalope) is the 10th release of the Ubuntu Linux distribution.

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Snort Failing to start on Ubuntu 9.04

EDIT: Hey! To anyone stumbling across this question who followed this guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SnortIDS It's too old and WILL NOT work! Find a different one! I'm trying to get Snort ...
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Problems installing GIT on Ubuntu (Jaunty) via apt-get

I am trying to install git using sudo apt-get install git-core But it fails with this error message: Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y WARNING: The following packages cannot be authenticated! ...
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synaptic support for Ubuntu 9.04

I need to use this old version of ubuntu for something and I've found that I cant reload the synaptic list, instead it says it cant find anything. Does anyone know if it's possible to change the ...
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df reporting weird file usage info

This is on an ubuntu machine running jaunty (9.04). Yesterday there was 30 something gigs free, now df is reporting: /dev/sda1 9.2G 5.1G 3.7G 59% / none 966M ...
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Installing software on an old Ubuntu version that's no longer supported (2009 Jaunty)

I have a software development box with Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope installed. I know this version is from 2009, but it is a development box with strict requirements, so I cannot update the OS to a newer ...
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Problem In getting alien package converter update in Ubuntu 9.04

I have to convert a .rpm file into the .deb file to install VMware server into my ubuntu... I am facing a problem in downlaoding the update...can anyoneone guide me through the process...I tried sudo ...
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Can't install build-essential on Ubuntu Jaunty 9.04

Here's my /etc/apt/sources.list: #deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 9.04 _Jaunty Jackalope_ - Release i386 (20090420.1)]/ jaunty main restricted # See http://help.ubuntu.com/community/UpgradeNotes for how to upgrade ...
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KVM and libvirt: How to configure a new disc device to an existing VM?

I've got an Ubuntu 9.04 server running two VM's. In /etc/libvirt/qemu/machine1.xml two disk devices are defined like this: <devices> <emulator>/usr/bin/kvm</emulator> <disk ...
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Installing Thunderbird 3.1 on Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty)

I tried the instructions here: How to install Thunderbird 3 in Ubuntu 9.10/9.04/8.10/8.04 but when I type sudo apt-get update it says: Reading package lists... Done W: GPG error: http://ppa....
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How can I backup my Thunderbird e-mail account settings on Linux?

I use Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0.2 and would like to backup my e-mail account settings. I don't want to backup the actual e-mails. I have found a software called MozBackup which is running on Windows ...
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Lost graphical boot after an upgrade from Ubuntu 9.04 to Ubuntu 9.10

Luckily I have attempted it in a VMWare environment, and have taken a snapshot right before the upgrade. In addition, my FreeNX connection that used to work now would not (probably same cause). I am ...
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How to connect to internet from Ubuntu which is installed in a virtual machine using VMWare Workstation?

I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 on a virtual machine using VMWare Workstation. I have Windows 7 as my host OS. I want to connect to internet from Ubuntu. Can anyone please gives steps for connecting to ...
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Can't install or boot OS, strange characters on screen

I reinstalled my Windows 7 and even after formatting both of my 2 HDD it still doesn't work. I get strange letters everytime Windows tries to start. Here's a photo of my screen: So I tried to save ...
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How to automatically set PulseAudio default sink to remote server at boot - Ubuntu 9.04

I use the Pulseaudio Device Chooser to set the default sink (on a laptop) to a remote server. This works fine. When i reboot my laptop, the default sink reverts back to "default" (the laptop sound ...
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Cannot find icon for Mono Develop for Linux

I'm new to ubuntu 9.04 os and I have installed mono develop 2.4 from terminal successfully. But surprisingly I could not find any icon on my desktop to launch Mono Develop. How can I solve the above ...
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Please suggest any ssh client to install in ubuntu and where to download the same

Please suggest any ssh client to install in ubuntu and where to download the same
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sh: make: not found

I got the following error message: sh: make: not found I guess I need to install make, or a compiler on my Ubuntu 9.04 Could you tell me what I exactly need to type to install it?
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Installed Apache, now.. where should I place my web content?

I've just installed apache on Ubuntu and I see the page "It works!". I now want to install my website and I was wondering in which directory should I copy it.. Also, is it good to copy it in the ...
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How to delete backup files (with tilde as the last character) recursively from a folder generated by Quanta Plus?

I'm running Ubuntu 9.04 and I use Quanta Plus for programming, but when I try to upload all folders to a server, all of the back up files (which have a tilde as the last character) are also uploaded. ...
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Need barcode scanner for Linux Ubuntu 9.04

dear all..i have made my project using Linux Ubuntu 9.04 OS.i want to use barcode scanner for my project.Can you tell me what's barcode scanner that compatible with this OS.?
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Ubuntu Server 9.04 computer freezes the entire network periodically

I've got a headless computer running Ubuntu Server 9.04 which I use for file sharing on the network and as a private web server. Every now and then, I lose my internet connection on my laptop, which ...
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Ubuntu 9.04 will not shut down

I recently installed Ubuntu 9.04 on my s/s, which already had Windows XP installed. When I shut down Ubuntu 9.04, it halts with the message on black screen.... [395.916368] system halted. Even after ...
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download file using samba

i have a LAN network.. i want download some file at another PC(windows). i will download that file from my PC (linux ubuntu). someone tell me that i better use samba.. can you tell how to download ...
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upgrade of Ubuntu from 9.4 to 9.10 trashed my entire system

I just upgraded from Ubunto 9.4 to 9.10 Since then everything went down hill: Browser (fire fox 3.6) get stuck every new site I try to open The entire system is sluggish When I want to see a movie, ...
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installation mysqldump

i use linux ubuntu..i try to copy db and type some mysqldump command.. but at terminal show: The program 'mysqldump' can be found in the following packages: * mysql-client-5.0 * mysql-client-5.1 ...
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how to copy one folder to server

i want to copy one folder to server using terminal... iwant to copy datatable folder to server... it like this: copy from user: /home/qa/html/datatable to server: www/html how to do that...i'm new ...
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Mouse wheel doesn't switch between desktops in Ubuntu on Thinkpad

I turned off the visual effects on my laptop (system->preferences->appearance), and since then I can't switch between my desktops using the mouse wheel (but I can with key combination). While the ...
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How can I recover a WWW directory and included files in Ubuntu 9.04?

I'm using Ubuntu 9.04 for Drupal development. This morning I accidentally removed my www folder in directory. The folder has many of my web development documents. I just restart my system after ...
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Configure Wireless Network Card

I recently upgraded the wireless network card in my Ubuntu PC from an 802.11g to an 802.11n. Now, it can't see my router. It doesn't appear in the list of networks that is displayed when you click on ...
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which log file on ubuntu server is responsible for logging why network interface failed to up during boot?

Was playing with tftp and screwed up something in boot sequence. Eth2 fails to start at boot but allows to be restarted manually. Can not find error message in logs... so, which log file on ubuntu ...
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OpenCV installation in Ubuntu 9.04

I wish to install OpenCV in Ubuntu 9.04, I used this installation guide, but nothing seems to work ! Is there anyone who has installed OpenCV in Ubuntu 9.04 ?
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zip file on ubuntu without getting a cpgz file on extraction

I get a cpgz file when trying to extract the contents of a file created on an ubuntu system. Tried with 7zip, rar, zip, tar, nothing works... I really need to get this to work, so if somebody had a ...
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Static IP on FEDORA12 from Virtualbox

I'm trying to get my FEDORA12 to have an STATIC IP - inside VirtualBox - inside Ubuntu Let me rephrase that. I have an Ubuntu 9.04 system with VirtualBox and a FEDORA12 VM. I would like to use a ...
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How to increase disk space in Wubi (Ubuntu via windows)?

I installed Ubuntu via Windows 7. I allocated only 8 GB space to it, but unfortunately now I want more space without reinstalling or creating another partition. Is there any way to increase the disk ...
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Unable to open Synaptic manager, unable to install packages, what can I do?

I have installed the sun java6-jdk package but it's not installed completely. After that it's giving an error when I try to install a new package. In terminal when I write "sudo apt-get install [any ...
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How do I free some disk space so Ubuntu will boot again?

I have installed Windows and Ubuntu side by side. I created a 10GB partition for the Ubuntu installation. During the two months I've been using Ubuntu I have installed some software. Now it's not ...
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Opening a file in Geany in Ubuntu from FreeBSD server terminal connection?

This probably sounds ridiculous - but Im using Geany on Ubuntu 9.04. I noticed that it has a neat little terminal window at the bottom. Would it be possible/and if so how would I set up if I could ...
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how to configure tomcat6 for ubuntu

i have installed Apache Tomcat6 for Ubuntu 9.04 recenty. But it seems that some API's like servelet and http are not included although I have installed OpenJDK 1.6. Somebody advised me to set ...
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How to resolve error in Ubuntu?

I'm using Ubuntu 9.04. When I run any command like sudo apt-get update, I get following error message: E: Type 'l.com/ubuntu' is not known on line 45 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list E: The list ...
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Upgrading Ubuntu 9.04 to 9.10 when Update Manager doesn't let you

I've been trying to upgrade my installation of Ubuntu 9.04 to 9.10, but all of the instructions I've found haven't been helping. They mostly say to run the update manager and it'll tell you that there'...
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Ubuntu chroot using different internet connection

When I boot from Ubuntu 9.04 liveCD, I can use my wireless internet. I have no idea how this tool is called, but it is in the upper right corner, lets me choose among detected wireless networks, enter ...
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Disable HDD in BIOS

I have a computer with two HDDs, one of which is dead. Booting the computer takes forever because the OS continues trying to access the HDD for a while. Since I do not have physical access to the HDD,...
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Repair Ubuntu installation

I accidently uninstalled (apt-get purge) lots of important system stuff, including gnome dekstop and whatever-is-responsible-for-internet-connetion, among other things. Is there any way to repair it? ...
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How do boot sectors and multiple drives works?

I don't fully understand the concept of a boot sector, I was hoping someone could clear this up for me. If you have two hard drives, with an OS installed on each, does each drive have its own boot ...
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Upgrading to Firefox 3.6 in ubuntu 9.04

I've downloaded Firefox 3.6 from http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/upgrade.html unfortunately I don't find how to install it. I've found a few articles on how to install alpha versions, but not ...
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How to install hbase on ubuntu?

How to install hbase on Ubuntu 9.04?
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Ctrl Alt F8 in Ubuntu

I'm having trouble with my Ubuntu 9.04 set up. It panics when idling (see other posts from me). It is possible, when running Ubuntu, to press Ctrl-Alt-F8 to get a console which displays messages from ...
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Diagnosing a Kernel Panic

I have a PC that's running Ubuntu 9.04 with the KDE desktop installed. I use it as a file/printer/IMAP server. Usually, I switch it on and then use some other computer to work on. After a few hours of ...
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How do you enable RAID in the Jaunty Live CD (in order to change partitions)?

I need to increase the size of my Karmic Koala partition, but I believe I can't do that from within the system itself. The CD I have is from Jaunty, which does not support RAID out of the box. How do ...
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Error burning DVD using Devede on Ubuntu 9.04

I'm trying to burn a DVD in DeVeDe under ubuntu -- on my computer it's already in DVD format (a VIDEO_TS folder) but when I try and drag it into DeVeDe it says "Some files weren't video files. None ...
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