Ubuntu Login in Windows domain

With Kerberos it's possible to join and login in Windows domain. The easiest way to do is this (http://www.bauer-power.net/2008/05/join-ubuntu-804-to-windows-domain.html) or I think so...When installing likewise-open, it installs Kerberos also. I have no idea what are those realms and other stuff. T ...

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 Connect to Windows Domain

im new to Linux and im trying to make an connection from my Ubuntu to an Windows Domain ,I thought i had to install Samba but now i found a guide and it say Samba is only for servers ?Can someone help me and put me into a good direction THX ...

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 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 ...

Cannot join Ubuntu 10.04 Beta 2 to Windows Server 2003 Domain via Likewise-Open 5.4

PROBLEM:With Ubuntu 9.10 host, cannot join Virtualbox guests Ubuntu 10.04 Beta 2 to Windows Server 2003 domain via Likewise Open 5.4__________________________________________________ _____________ERROR:With Ubuntu 10.04 Beta 2 guest:name@name-laptop:~/Desktop/id$ sudo domainjoin-cli join dnsname.loc ...

Cannot Join Ubuntu 9.04 Server to WIndows AD Domain

I am a very novice "Linux" user, (but learning quick), I am a net admin for a large Win AD domain and I repurposed a box and installed Ubuntu 9.04 Server. I also installed the GUI for it. ( gotta have that desktop point and click ).I have tried all the posts on the "LikeWise product ...

Ubuntu Joining a Windows domain and authenticating using 802.1x on a wired network

For a while, I tried to figure out a way to get my Ubuntu machine to work on our corporate network, which is a MS Windows environment and uses 802.1x machine based certificate authentication for network access.I was unable to find any how-to's to do something like this, but I did manage to find enou ...

Ubuntu Connecting to Windows Domain (Server 08)

I'm just trying to get my Ubuntu 10.10 computer connect to the windows domain at work (I use Ubuntu at home don't worry!). I first off followed THIS GUIDE (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=5409) to the letter and now upon attempting to connect I get:fergus@nemo:~$ sudo net rpc join -D WORKSD ...

Ubuntu SUDO a windows domain account

Noob here to Ubuntu and the forums so be nice here lol.I've used likewise to successfully join my machine into a Windows AD domain.Obviously, my ubuntu machine won't magically translate my account (which is a domain admin) to perform admin tasks locally on the machine.I've tried sudo gedit /etc/grou ...

Installed Ubuntu 11.04 -> windows 7 broke

HelloIve been running windows 7/Ubuntu dualboot for some years now and never had any problems.Some months ago I got a new Patriot Inferno ssd. Ofc the first thing I did was to installl windows 7, it had no problems, ran fast and smooth.Then when I reinstalled grub I started to get error when trying ...

grub: boot failed! (Ubuntu 11.04 + Windows 7)

Ubuntu Community!I just installed Ubuntu 11.04 (x64) Natty Narwhal along my Windows 7 OS. I've been using the new Ubuntu for a few days and today I wanted to reboot into Windows 7 to play some games.The only thing I can see after selecting W7 on a totally black screen, though, is:Boot failed!Does an ...

after i join linux in a windows domain, i cant access files?

i join linux machine in windows server 2000 AD domain using likewise-open5 but i cant access files and folders in a file server even i have full permission to those files or folders. Anyone can help me to fixed this. ...

Ubuntu 8.04 windows desktop install - how to increaese filesystem size

I used the Ubuntu 8.04 cd to install the windows desktop version of 8.04, where it installs ubuntu to a windows folder then sets up a dual-boot. I ran out of system space on the ubuntu "partition" and need to increase it. I'd prefer to do so without re-installing the system after all the c ...

updated ubuntu 8.04, windows xp no longer in grub

Ok, I'm running a dual boot of windows xp and ubuntu 8.04. Today I booted into ubuntu to check for any updates...there were many. So I downloaded and installed them and restarted. Upon reaching the grub menu I noticed that my windows xp installation was no longer there. I loaded ubuntu and checked m ...

Ubuntu 11.04 + Windows 7

I have Ubuntu 11.04 installed within windows. In a previous version (10.10) i was able to access the files within Windows 7 in Ubuntu... was wondering how to get back to that in 11.04? ...

Ubuntu 10.04, Windows 7 Dual-Boot: No Windows Sound

I am a relatively new Linux user with little experience, so the answer to my question might be very simple.I have a desktop computer (AMD Phenom II X4 965 Quad, Asus M4A79XTD EVO MB, 4 GB RAM, ATI Radeon HD 5700 Video Card) that was originally installed with Windows 7 x64 professional. I added a sec ...

Ubuntu on a Windows domain. Questions.

At work, we run Windows... Windows domain, windows workstations, etc. Today my boss asked me my thoughts on running an Ubuntu lab within the mixture of our existing Windows setup.Well, that brought several questions to mind. So I understand you can bind an Ubuntu computer to a Windows domain, seems ...

Using Ubuntu Lucid in Windows domain with likewise-open

Currently I manage a large Windows domain with hundreds of XP desktops. I would like to install some older machines with Ubuntu to make them usable again (too slow on XP SP3 and our school cannot afford new computers at the moment).Installing an Ubuntu desktop is not a problem for me, I've done this ...

(Ubuntu 10.04 - Windows vista premium on HP pavilion desktop) I reistall my windows,

Hi, I had Windows vista premium on HP pavilion desktop. I split disk for ubuntu and make also swap disk part and then i install ubuntu 10.04. To the enterence of my computer after installation i have menu that i can to choose between windows or ubuntu. Today I reistall my windows, but choose menu di ...

Triple boot problem Ubuntu 10.04, Windows 7, Snow Leopard

Ok guy I'm having trouble starting up Ubuntu 10.04 on a Macbook Pro 13" mid 2009. My setup is as follow:2 Hard Drives:160 GB in the original HDD slot:80 GB Mac OS (HFS+)80 GB Windows 7 (NTFS)500 GB via Sata caddy in the Superdrive's place:60 GB Documents (HFS+)25 GB Ubuntu (Ext3)25 GB Ubuntu Ho ...

MAC OS + Ubuntu 9.04 + Windows XP .. is it possible?

i'm about to purchase the new MacbookPro 13.3inch, but i want to know if it's possible to have 3 booting options, i.e. could i install the 3 OS (Leopard, Ubuntu 9.04 and Windows XP) on this laptop? .. if yes, Would you tell me how? ...

Ubuntu 10.04, Windows XP and Windows 7

I have Ubuntu 10.04 and Windows XP running each one in a partition of two different hard drives. I want to install Windows 7 in a second partition of the hard drive where Ubuntu is running. Windows 7 did not see the hard drive where Ubuntu is running. So I understand that I need to format the partit ...

Ubuntu 10.04 Windows 7 dual boot problem

I have an ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx running on a Sony Vaio VGN-SZ740. During the past week I've had a problem with the operating system booting. It happened after I did the usual update of the system using the update manager.It's worth mentioning that I have a Linux/ Windows 7 dual boot but they all w ...

Safe way to dual boot Ubuntu 10.04 & Windows 7

After reading about the major changes in the new GRUB2 I decided not to risk installing 10.04 on my then existing computer. It was set up to dual boot 8.04 and Windows XP, and since I was two generations behind on both of them (and the computer was old), I decided to start over from scratch with a n ...

Ubuntu 9.04 windows boot problem

I have installed Ubuntu 9.04 after installed Win XP using the asisted partition tool i guess that it did the partition job for me, everything worked great but when the grub started and I select my Windows XP partition it tells an error reading the HD.Can somebody help me, how can i fix this problem? ...

Ubuntu 10.04, Windows 7, and GRUB

Has anyone gotten this working? I installed Ubuntu 10.04, and then Windows 7. Now I need to restore GRUB. I tried to do it and then the MBR on the Windows 7 installation broke and I was faced with the grub command line.I restored it, so now I can boot Windows 7, but I can't get back to Ubuntu withou ...

Ubuntu 10.04 / Windows XP dual boot (using Grub2)

I recently installed Ubuntu 10.04 on my dual boot system and noticed that my boot options were changed. I typically have Windows XP as the default OS. Here are the steps that worked for me to get Windows XP as the default boot using Grub2.During my initial Window XP install I had partitioned my hard ...

Ubuntu 10.04 & Windows 7 Multiboot - Two HDD's

Alright guys, I'm out of ideas...I have a system here with three harddiscs, the first is a 500GB disc which is supposed to contain Windows 7, the second is a 250GB disc for Ubuntu 10.04 and the third is a 1TB drive which contains all my music, movies and stuff like that.Now I installed Windows 7 fir ...

Ubuntu Connect to Windows Domain

Good day.How can I connect my Ubuntu 10.10 laptop to a windows domain (Windows Server.. 2003)? ...

Ubuntu Adding to windows domain

I want to add my ubuntu 9.04 system to Domain .how to do that? ...

Ubuntu connecting to windows domain??

i hav recently switched over to linux.however i am workin in an windows domain environment.my desktop is part of lan and i am not able to add my ubuntu desktop in my windows domain environment...is it possible?? how to configure?? ...

Using Ubuntu Lucid in Windows domain with likewise-open

Currently I manage a large Windows domain with hundreds of XP desktops. I would like to install some older machines with Ubuntu to make them usable again (too slow on XP SP3 and our school cannot afford new computers at the moment).Installing an Ubuntu desktop is not a problem for me, I've done this ...

Ubuntu Run a Windows Domain?

Can Ubuntu Server by itself manage a windows domain and active directory. Would I be able to log onto roaming accounts on windows machines that were stored on the Ubuntu Server. ...

Ubuntu login to windows domain

I'm a newbie on linux and I want to know if it is possbile to login directly to a windows domain (username, passw, and domain name) through the gdm greeter of ubuntu.So it wont ask a password each time I want to access a ressource on my domain.On some threads I herd of winbind but I can't get to ins ...

Ubuntu login via Windows domain

We have a small lab with some PC's running Windows. Our main server has Windows installed and all the users log in to their workstations using their accounts on a windows domain supported by the server. We want to encourage users to move to Ubuntu by installing it in one PC. It would be highly desir ...

Ubuntu login via Windows domain

We have a small lab with some PC's running Windows. Our main server has Windows installed and all the users log in to their workstations using their accounts on a windows domain supported by the server. We want to encourage users to move to Ubuntu by installing it in one PC. It would be highly desir ...

[Ubuntu 10.04] Windows 7 not detected on GRUB

SOLVED: See my post on the second page.Alright, I know how much some people get annoyed when people post without searching first. SO I did my best and searched. I found a couple of things, but nothing really that helped.I was running on a netbook with Windows XP and Windows 7. I deleted the Windows ...

Ubuntu 11.04 Windows XP BOOTMGR is missing

I just tried to set up a computer for my sister running a 32GB XP partition and a 116GB Ubuntu partition.Partitions are as follows:/dev/sda1 (FAT32)This partition is labeled "rescue" and includes an Ubuntu liveCD iso which can be booted from the grub2 menu/dev/sda2 (NTFS)This is the Window ...

Dual boot problem Ubuntu 11.04 - Windows 7

mates! I've got an HP G-61 laptop with Windows 7 Home Edition. Today I needed to install Ubuntu 11.04.I created an bootable pen, installed and everything was alright by then.When I rebooted, this message showed up on my display:Windows failed to start. A recent hardware or software change might be t ...

Ubuntu 11.04 / Windows XP Dual Boot Problem

Good evening. It seems that after loading Ubuntu 11.04 along side Windows XP (same hard drive) I can not get Windows to boot. It shows up in the grub menu but when I select it, the screen goes blank with the 'dos' prompt just sitting there blinking. No Windows. I can boot into Ubuntu just fine. Belo ...

Windows 7 and ubuntu 11.04, windows partition locked!

to all, well I have a sony vaio vgn-nr160e, installed windows 7 on it and then went to install ubuntu 11.04, thing is that when trying to make a new partition with free space to install ubuntu 11.04 I accidentaly formated my windows 7 partition to something different to its original format.Now when ...

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? ...

Ubuntu 10.04 windows minimize themselves

I am running ubuntu 10.04 netbook on a Thinkpad T23 with a 1.13GHZ P III, 768Mb RAM, and a 30GB hard drive. The install worked okay, everything went smoothly and seems to work. however, since I booted from the live CD to now, whenever I open a window, it automatically minimizes it to the taskbar aga ...

Ubuntu SMB share windows domain network

I am trying to serve a smb share on a windows domain. I got everything working so far except when I try to access the server via XP I get a prompt asking for domain/username if I enter in mshome or workgroup it does not work. There is too much involved to get the smb share to work thru AD so I just ...

Dual Booting Ubuntu 7.04 & Windows XP "How to?"

I recently completed yesterday an XP installation. I would currently I have NOT installed 7.04 but would like TOO.....Does anyone know the step-by-step procedure for installing ubuntu 7.04 on another drive in the same machine? ...

Ubuntu Samba With Windows Domain through "Network"

Hi, I'm trying to get to my windows shares through Computer->Network. I'm choosing File -> Connect to Server, and picking a service type of Windows share. I type in my server name, the share.My username is on a Windows domain. How do I specify it so it works? I've tried the format MYDOMAIN/MYU ...

Ubuntu DNS assign to Windows Domain.

I am a student studying IT networking and for an assignment i have to get a linux based apache web server with mysql up and running which i have done. This server has to join a windows domain.Lets call the domain "example.edu.au"I am using ubuntu 11.04 serverI am having issues with assigni ...