Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for which components?

I've a sneaking suspicion this has been asked before, so I'm putting the question here so you can all reply with links to the forum posts which I have failed to find. My question was prompted by a thread (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1870612) in the Ubuntu + 1 forum.What bits or main com ...

Mono ditched in Ubuntu 12.04

Banshee will be replaced by Rythmbox (again), and Tomboy will be removed. Since those were the only applications in the default installation that uses Mono, this mean the Mono framework will likewise be dropped.Banshee, Tomboy And Mono Dropped from Ubuntu 12.04 CD (http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/11 ...

Why is there gonna be no Terminal in Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm a huge fan of Ubuntu. I've been using it since 10.10. :guitar:However, I find the terminal to be a necessity. Normal users might not have any need for it. However, I think it's impossible to avoid having to use the terminal with ANY GNU/Linux system at ANY point in time, be that past, present, o ...

Ubuntu 12.04 lacking already

I for one hope someone reads this post who may speak up.I quote from :http://scottlinux.com/2011/07/06/shuttleworth-removes-terminal-from-ubuntu-12-04/Mark Shuttleworth (http://www.markshuttleworth.com/) announced at the 2011 Ubuntu Developer Summit (http://uds.ubuntu.com/) that Ubuntu 12.04 LTS wil ...

Ubuntu 12.04 Says 11.10

all, just a quick question.I downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 Daily Build, and have just done a fresh install.While installing the info screens during the install processing kept referring to 11.10, and after going to system settings it says i am running Ubuntu 11.10 when it should be 12.04.Is this normal as ...

Turbo print system tray icon in Ubuntu 11.04

I've just installed the newly released Ubuntu 11.04. I have to be honest it's taking me some time to get used to and so far it's driven my frustration levels through the roof, but I’m going to keep persevering with it.I've also installed TurboPrint as that's the only way I can get the full function ...

add ubuntu 10.10rc speaker icon to ubuntu 10.04

Here's what i want this is funny but ah well i want to add the speaker program that has unutu 10.10rc to ubuntu 10.04 why? well i find it kool and i like it so if any one knows how to do this please help me:P i mean not just the icon please the program too.it seems that my ubuntu 10.04 don't have th ...

Ubuntu 12.04 upgrade???

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and an hour back my update manager just asked me to upgrade to 12.04 saying my current release version was no longer supported. http://i42.tinypic.com/2jbo29.pngIs this a bug? What do I do? I don't think 12.04 is even out yet and how can 11.10 be discarded already? ...

Icon size (Ubuntu)

I'm working on some icons and planning to release them for Windows, OS X and Linux (ubuntu) but I can't find the right size(s) for Linux icons. Can somebody provide them for me. ...

Ubuntu 12.04 will be named...

Promiscuous Porcupine? (too obvious?)Let's see some creative suggestions. :) ...

Ubuntu 12.04 unofficial nameI

I know for a fact that it will have something to do with penguins... Pesky Penguin?:popcorn: Man I cant believe I made a typo in the thread name :-( ...

Ubuntu Wayland not going to be in 11.10 or 12.04 apparently.

The "still very experimental for the foreseeable future but promising" Wayland has been discussed more at UDS Budapest, on the mailing lists, and now this weekend in Berlin at LinuxTag.Wayland was already discussed earlier in the week during the Ubuntu Developer Summit (UDS) in Budapest, H ...

Ubuntu Any big transitions scheduled for 12.04?

Natty's been a bumpy ride because it introduced Unity.Oneiric will have a bumpy ride because of the overall transition to gtk3 and Gnome3 and because some important functionality (like an official tool for font customization, etc) isn't implemented yet.So I wonder, is there another big transition sc ...

Toward an Ubuntu CE 12.04

Just a little side thing I'm working on in a partition on me hard drive right now. After several days of tweaking and reconfiguring, I think I have a functioning and updated version of Ubuntu CE based on Ubuntu 11.10 desktop amd64. Had to drop a few things including Wine Christian Repo and The Dansg ...

Ubuntu Downgrade from 12.04 alpha to 11.10

I am a big fan of ubuntu OS and has been using it for a long time for my commercial and personal use.Recently, my update manager showed me the release of ubuntu 12.04I did upgrade. But after up-gradation I am facing a lot of issues such as:1. My Mobile Dongle has stopped detecting so I am unable to ...

How to make ubuntu 11.10 and 12.04 EXACTLY like 10.04

I managed to do what others only dreamt about :P I have taught my 11.10 to behave exactly like my good ol 10.04. You can now forget about the mess of Unity and Gnome Shell. Good ol classic gnome2 experience comming at ya, using gnome3 internals. This is how I did it, full comprehensive guide on my b ...

[Report] Ubuntu 11.04 on HP Pavilion dv7

Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhalon anHP Pavilion dv7tCompatibility Reportby Deltik (http://www.deltik.org/)In ShortThere are a whole lot of new problems in Ubuntu 11.04 that Ubuntu 10.10 did not have when running on my HP Pavilion dv7 laptop computer.Recommendation (issued 22 May 2011)If you feel that the ...

Changing icon size in Netbook version of Ubuntu

I have just installed Unbuntu 10.04 LTS Netbook version on my ancient Toshiba laptop.Great operating system, but I would like to know how to change the icon size on the home page of the desktop.My Toshiba is operating at 1024x768 resolution and the icons are huge when compared to my iMac or new Wind ...

Ubuntu Changing the gnome-panel icon size

The problem I have is that when I increase the size of the gnome-panel (say, double the size up to 48px), only some of the icons on the panel will scale with the panel size. I'm left with a horrible mismatch of different sized icons (check the screenshot). Is there a way to force the icons to be equ ...

Ubuntu gnome+compiz+default icon size for file type

Hi, I'm using Ubuntu 8.04 with gnome and compiz fusion. I can change the global default icon size from the preferences menu in the file browser, but my pdf's and image files are always alot bigger than other icons.This makes my desktop look really messy, since icons overlap even when 'keep aligned' ...

Change Unity icon size and other features in Ubuntu 2D?

I'm not going to mince words here, I absolutely hate the newest release, but I've decided to stick with it and get used to the new system (I had 11.04 running under Gnome Classic but it looks like they have hamstrung that by making it ugly and almost unusable in the new release).My biggest problems ...

Ubuntu 11.04 upgrade size

I have 10.10 Ubuntu.Can anyone please tell me the size of 11.04 beta upgrade?Is is worth it?Will really appreciate our help. ...

Ubuntu KDE: Changing icon size in task bar?

KDE interfaceCan someone please tell me how to change the icon size in the task bar at the bottom of the screen? Right-clicking on the bar, chosing "panel options" then "panel settings" then "height" allows me to make the panel wider. Before when I did this the size of ...

Duel Booting Fedora 12 with Ubuntu 9.04

How would i got about setting up a partition for fedora 12 and installing it along side my ubuntu 9.04, i want another partition for fedora so i can easily remove it from my system. ...

Ubuntu [8.04]I can not make VPN option appear in the NM icon context menu

Hithank you for reading my post.I followed the tutorial located at http://fosswire.com/2007/10/13/setting-up-a-simple-vpn-connection/ in order to make a vpn connection but I can not :OI installed the Ubuntu 8.04, it automatically connect to the internet using my network card and ADSL modem.Now I wan ...

How do I enable Gufw tray icon in Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04)

I was just wondering if there's a way to enable tray icon for Gufw in Ubuntu 10.04. I remember there used to be an option for doing that in Ubuntu 9.10. Any suggestions? ...

Ubuntu AWN Main menu icon size

Greetings,I'm looking for a way to change the size of the icons in AWNs main menu. I have been looking around gconf to see if there's an option for changing the size of the icons.I believe AWN Main menu is awn-applet-cairo-menu, but there's no indication of icon size, only text size.Have anyone an i ...

Lost the 'Network Icon' from within Ubuntu 10.04?!

Posting this one through Ubuntu 9.04(Thank God, I retained it!).I somehow accidently deleted the 'Network Icon' from the panel of Ubuntu 10.04. Now Iam unable to find a way to recover that back!?'Add to Panel' do not shows up Network icon & neither the 'Volume Button'.Please walk me through the ...

Replacing Fedora 12 with UBUNTU 10.04

HiAt present I got dual boot laptop with FEDORA 12 and Windows VISTA. Everything is going fine ... but now when I try to boot into FEDORA I am getting NO ROOT DEVICE FOUND .. BOOT FAILED .. SLEEPING FOREVER. Before that I installed proprietary Nvidia Drivers and it booted once successfully with prop ...

Change/Edit Tray Icon(s) on VLC Ubuntu 9.04

guys, Over the last couple of days I've been migrating slowly over to Ubuntu 9.04 from Windows XP and everything has been going pretty sweet so far. Now i'm just trying to tweak a few things to make it look prettier.The issue I'm having at the moment is in regards to changing/editing the tray icons ...

Ubuntu Evolution icon size

PssT ... who will have pity on the Noob, and help me figure out how to change the icon size (or at least get rid of the text) in Evolution?Alternatively, is there another mailer that is Ubuntu friendly that has a calender? ...

Ubuntu How to reduce default icon size

the default icons on the gnome desktop are quite big in size.. how to reduce default icon size ?also I want to know if there's a similar tool like msconfig to manage start-up programs in Ubuntu? ...

Ubuntu Gnomenu icon size

this is my first post here, and like all the plp is for help.. :<Well, like the title says, my problem is with the icon size of gnomenu on Ubuntu 10.10my english is a little bad, so i take a SS to show u which is the problem:http://img713.imageshack.us/img713/3482/screenshotky.pngand thats the pr ...

Ubuntu Editing the Favorites Icon in Netbook 10.04

How do I do it? I want to change the Favorites icon in Ubuntu Netbook Remix 10.04, the icon is ugly and doesn't match my theme.There has to be a way. ...

Ubuntu Change Toolbar Icon Settings on 10.04 LTS

I have installed the new Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and do not see where I can change the toolbar icon settings such that I only display icons, not text labels beside the icons. Does anyone know how to fix this? ...

Ubuntu netbook remix 2D change icon size

I have tried out ubuntu netbook remix 2d on my acer aspire one A-150 (8,9 inch).I really like the responsiveness of the system but i have a problem with the icons size in the menu, they are just too big.In ubuntu netbook remix interface there can be easily 4 icons in the right part of the screen.In ...

Ubuntu Change Default Icon Size

I have an Acer Aspire One, and because of my small screen, desktop clutter has been a problem for me. I've used roughly 10 different operating systems on it, and I much prefer Ubuntu. However, I had Eeebuntu for a while, and I noticed that the desktop icons are much smaller than the other distros I' ...

Ubuntu gnome panel icon size

on ubuntu intrepid i have been reduce the size of my panel in order to get a cleaner look.theme:glossy, icon:mistfor top panel reducing font size enables you to set panel size to 19 but the icons stay size 24.to change icon size in configuration editor i set key:/desktop/gnome/interface/toolbar_icon ...

Ubuntu 8.04 reaches end-of-life on May 12 2011

Ubuntu announced its 8.04 Desktop release almost 36 months ago, on April 24, 2008. For the LTS Desktop releases, Ubuntu committed to ongoing security and critical fixes for a period of 36 months. The support period is now nearing its end and Ubuntu 8.04 Desktop will reach end of life on Thursday, Ma ...

What's the Minimum Hard Drive Size to make for Ubuntu 10.04 & OS 10.4?

What's the Minimum Hard Drive Size that I can make a partition for Ubuntu 10.04? I'm thinking I'll do 20GB, but can I install it on 15GB or 10GB?Also what's the lowest I can make a OSX 10.4 partition? I think I've read that it shouldn't get below 10GB or it will start running slow.I currently have 3 ...

How do I move from Fedora 12 to Ubuntu 10.04?

everyone. I have Fedora 12 on a laptop and I want to move to Ubuntu 10.04 without losing anything. How do I do this? I find that Ubuntu is easier to use day in and day out on my other laptop than Fedora 12 is. There seems to be more support and help on Ubuntu as well. Thanks you for the help. I know ...

Fedora 12, ubuntu 8.04 dual boot

I hope this is in the right place. I've had a little search around and I can't find what I'm looking for or what I have found is slightly above my competence level.Okay, here's the score: I have ubuntu 8.04 installed on a full disk partition. I've just bought a linux magazine, which came with a CD c ...

Ubuntu Reducing size of 9.04 for cloning

I'd like to try whatever I can to reduce the size of my Ubuntu 9.04 installation. It *should* be easy to uninstall a bunch of low-priority stuff, such as all the games and the Presentation (Impress) and Drawing features of OpenOffice. I've used Applications -> Add/Remove to uninstall some things, ...

Ubuntu Adjusting the partition size in 9.04

guys. I just went ahead and installed 9.04 last night. I have been goofing off with the live CD for a couple of weeks and feel confident that I can use Ubuntu 9.04 along side Windows Vista in a dual boot configuration. My question is pretty simple I guess. I want to increase the size of the partitio ...

Toshiba 4010 & Ubuntu 9.04 screen size problem

I've recently re-installed XP on the old Toshiba Portege 4010 laptop. While I was at it I added a partition on which I installed Ubuntu 9.04 . It runs fine( all the software works, get online fine) BUT the display/screen size options are only up to 800 x 600 in the display choices.This seems to be a ...

Mini 12: I have Ubuntu 8.04 UNR working! Can I back it up? Can I also install XP?

Question #1 - BACKUP!I bought a 60 gig HD Mini 12 that came with XP. I managed to install Ubuntu 8.04 UNR by following the instructions on post #94 in this thread (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1014534&page=10). It's working great! Can I back it up somehow? I have a spare 70 gig parti ...

Ubuntu 10.04 - Exclamation point (!) next to wireless icon

There's an exclamation point next to my wireless icon up at the top which concerns me. I've just installed Ubuntu 10.04 yesterday - absolutely love it.The only problem is that I'm having trouble with staying connected to my wireless network...When it is connected, there is an exclamation point next ...

Ubuntu 10.04 i7 980x server not showing 12 CPUs

I have an i7 980x (hexacore) machine, installed with ubuntu 10.04. Has the stock 2.6.28-15-server #52-Ubuntu SMP kernel. When I check my /proc/cpuinfo, I can see only 8 CPUs. Was expecting to see 12. Is there any way to get all my 12 CPUs. ...

TurnKey Linux release 12 new software appliances based on Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS

We just finished updating the site for our most exciting and ambitious batch of releases yet. The 2009.02 release, based on Ubuntu 8.04.2 LTS, includes 12 new software appliance images and features extensive improvements to usability, security and stability. We've done a terrific amount of quality a ...

Ubuntu Gnome Panel Icon Size

I've got some really great looking 128px icons that I'd like to use for launchers on the panel,But it seems no matter what size I make the panel, the icons still stay at 48px maximum.Any way to get them to a higher resolution?psMy goal is to have a nice looking launcher bar at the bottom of the scre ...