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 ...

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 - 9.04 - Java installing help

I've always wanted Ubuntu ever since I've found out about it. Today I got the Ubuntu 9.04 disk in the mail and converted my Vista laptop into Ubuntu. I did this about 5 minutes ago. Well, I've been trying to set things up so they work and allow me to do things as my Vista did and I started with inst ...

ubuntu 10.04 problem installing libncurses5-dev

I am trying to install the libncurses5-dev package viasudo apt-get install libncurses5-devand it does this(Reading database ... dpkg: warning: files list file for package `libncurses5-dev' missing, assuming package has no files currently installed.(Reading database ... 246291 files and directories c ...

Ubuntu 8.04 - bugzilla 2.22.1 & testopia

Has anyone successfully installed testopia in Ubuntu?I have bugzilla 2.22.1 (via apt-get) running in my 8.04 Ubuntu, but I can't get testopia working. I couldn't find much documentation on the ubuntu install of testopia either. I'm not sure if it has anything to do with how Ubuntu's repo version of ...

Alienware m9700 SLI video issues in Ubuntu 9.04 after installing nVidia drivers

I posted this in a another forum, but I didn't get any replies. Hopefully I will have better luck this time.I have an Alienware Aurora m9700 laptop with dual GeForce Go 7900 GS in SLI. When I install the restricted nvidia drivers from Ubuntu 9.04's restricted drivers manager and reboot I get no grap ...

HP Deskjet 1000 on Ubuntu 10.04, problem installing

Hi, I got this strange problem while installing an HP Deskjet 1000 printer on my friends Ubuntu 10.04 desktop. We followed all the steps mentioned in different tutorials, first tried the simple way, went to system>administration>printing and installed new printer, everything was ok until we we ...

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? ...

Uninstall ubuntu 8.04 after installing 9.10

Guys, I really need some help to uninstall ubuntu 8.04.I am using ubuntu 8.04 and windows vista with dual boot for long time now. I recently installed ubuntu 9.10 into my laptop using the CD. But now the ubuntu 8.04, 9.10 and windows vista, 3 operating system in the laptop. All I need is some advice ...

Can't Load Ubuntu 10.04 After Installing Fedora

I download the latest Fedora live disc to try it out for a little while. I decided to install it to my hard drive to have both Ubuntu and Fedora. I went through the process and had it compress Ubuntu (I guess it moved the files together but I'm new to this so I can't be sure.) Now when I have the st ...

Ubuntu 10.04 - problems installing sun-java5-jdk properly

This may be silly problem but since I am first time Ubuntu/Debian user I would like to ask for help.I have tried to properly install sun-java5-jdk to prepare android build environment on dedicated virtual machine with Ubuntu 10.04 desktop x86 installation. The problem is that packages are not availa ...

Ubuntu 11.04 Problem installing on same hard drive as windows

I apologize if someone has asked this before but I can't seem to find anything. I am currently trying to install 11.04 Beta 1 64 bit alongside my Windows 7 installation on the same hard drive (SSD) like I was able to do in 10.10 64 bit. In 10.10 when I would click install alongside windows it would ...

Can't boot to Ubuntu 10.04 after installing windows 7

I had Windows seven and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Dual boot machine.Today, I did custom installation of windows seven on the drive on which XP was present.But now, I'm directly getting booted to Windows. I'm using windows for gaming but my primary OS is UBUNTU. But, Now, I can't use it.Please help ! ...

Uninstall ubuntu 8.04 after installing 9.10

Guys, I really need some help to uninstall ubuntu 8.04.I wam using ubuntu 8.04 and windows vista with dual boot for long time now. I recently installed ubuntu 9.10 into my laptop using the CD. But now the ubuntu 8.04, 9.10 and windows vista, all 3 operating system are in the laptop. All I need is so ...

can't boot ubuntu 11.04 after installing fedora 15

Decided to try fedora 15 in dual boot with ubuntu 11.04. Installed first ubuntu with the following partitions>/boot/swap //homeThen installed Fedora 15 and after that grub doesn't recognize ubuntuHow can i fix thisThis is my fdisk -lDevice Boot Start End Blocks Id System/dev/sda1 * 1 97 779121 83 ...

problems updating my ubuntu 10.04 and installing some software

Everytime i try to update my ubuntu 10.04 it hits me with the following error and i don't know what do anymore,GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net lucid Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 2836CB0A8AC93F7AGPG error: http://ppa.lau ...

Ubuntu 10.04 not installing... PLEASE HELP

guys, I really would like Ubuntu and I was waiting for the 10.04 release. So today I installed it, and went through all the steps but at about %10 into installing I got this error:The ext4 system creation in partition #6 of Serial ATA RAID nvidia_djjdfgbg (stripe) failed. My system info is belowSinc ...

Ubuntu 10.04 Not Installing

I've been using the last LTS since it was offered. Thought I was ready for 10.04, but I don't think Lucid is ready for me. I tried upgrading. Had several lock-ups. Eliminated 8.04 LTS completely. Installed 10.04 as a dual boot (same as 8.04). After many attempts, it installed and then I could not ge ...

Ubuntu 8.04 problems installing from SATA DVD-RW drive

I'm having some problems installing 8.04 (64 bit) on my system. The system boots to CD just fine, I pick my language, pick install, the screen shows the kernel memory ranges, and then just dies at a black screen (my monitor says the computer is in power saving mode).I managed to install 8.04 from th ...

Ubuntu 9.04 Problems installing Serveraid manager on IBM x232

we are experimenting a 9.04 on an old almost dismisses IBM servre x232 type 8668 model 13G. It has a serveraid 4x ultra 160 scsi controller and 6 hot swap slots on the front.It is a server, ona typical server hardware, but we started from a desktop 9.04 cd (silly newbie :)) and then stripped down mo ...

Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid: Installing Other Software

Probably a stupid question but... I am currently running 64 bit 10.04 Lucid, when I go to Synaptic to install another program, will it automatically detect that I am running 64 bit and install the 64 bit program if it's available? ...

Ubuntu 10.04 Server - Installing video drivers for KDE

I've got an old Gateway desktop machine that a friend gave me, but any time I try to do something in a window-based environment like GNOME or KDE, the system locks up. I'm under the impression that this is a driver issue since the ethernet and video are integrated on the motherboard and neither work ...

Ubuntu 8.04 - trouble installing

When i try to install ubuntu on my athlon 64 desktop, it freezes after it starts up the partition manager. i never see the manager, it just does the loading for it, that disappears, and im left with a freeze until i do a manual reboot. i checked the cd for errors, no problems. any ideas? ...

Ubuntu 8.04/KVM - installing FreeBSD 7 as guest problem

Using fully patched 8.04 on an AMD X4 Phenom (B3 stepping).I'm trying to get FreeBSD 7 running as a guest in KVM. I am using virt-manager to provide the UI for this.The install works fine. But when booting up the slice/partitions are not found. They are set in fstab as something like /dev/ad1s1a etc ...

Ubuntu (8.04) Problem installing ICON THEME

Whenever i drag the tar.gz file to the Theme window in Appearance, i get an error that says: Installation for theme "MacUltimate_Leopard" failed.What can i do to fix this???Theme: http://www.gnome-look.org/content/show.php/MacUltimate+Leopard?content=82844 ...

ubuntu 8.04 only installing certain apps

How can i only just install certain app's, ie firefox, open office,Or remove ones like pidgin and evolution? I have install via the alternate CD for xbunutu (this is another project I’m working on - unrelated) but I didn’t see a way to install just a selected application or did I miss something du ...

Ubuntu 9.04 Errors installing anything. or going to update manager

community. Linux nub here. I installed the new ver on a 37g hd. Haven't installed anything else because of this problem:E: Syntax error /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/00trustcdrom:1: Extra junk at end of fileI have no clue what this means, but evidently means i can't install anything or do anything. Any sugges ...

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 :-( ...

installing ubuntu 7.04

i have redhat 9 installed on my system.i have cd of ubuntu 7.04,when installing it i was prompted with three options 1-use whole of your hard disk.2-Manual (create partition).3-i didnt remenber third option, but i wanna know that wh option should i select so that on redhat 9 my new installation of u ...

Would not show login screen after installing ATI driver in ubuntu 9.04

I've installed ATI driver in ubuntu 9.04.. After installing it, ubuntu won't show the login screen or if it will, it's garbled and I can't do anything.. I tried going to recovery mode and select fix display errors but it didn't do anything.I'm on dual boot with XP.Any ideas would be perfect. ...

Problems after installing ubuntu 7.04

I want to start by saying that I am new to the Ubuntu scene (noob). I installed Ubuntu 7.04 after installing Vista Home Premium on my machine ( Dell XPS M1210 ). Just to give an idea, I have 120GB HDD and I installed windows vista then I installed Ubuntu. During the installation I assigned 11GB for ...

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

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Ubuntu 11.04 USB Dell Wireless Workaround

I think I have a work around for those who want to try Ubuntu 11.04 from a USB flash drive....for those trying to run (review) Ubuntu 11.04 on their Dell D6 XX Laptops(or other laptops using a BCM 4311 Wireless card....)I tried to test Ubuntu 11.04 by using a USB flash drive, & could not get a w ...

ubuntu 10.04 and codelite

guys..I just recently switched from windows to ubuntu..well i was really satisfied with ubuntu 9.10,there is a real serious problem in ubuntu 10.04.After installing 10.04,i updated it i had no problem in downloading this updates,my internet connection was working fine.After installing the updates,my ...

Problem with Ubuntu 8.04 stuck each time I start browsing the net.

I recently purchased new computer and decided to try out Ubuntu 8.04.After installing Ubuntu I try to surf the net for a while, after few minutes I encountered a problem:It is as my computer was locked, I had no response from my keyboard or my mouse. The desktop didn't show any response, on the keyb ...

Ubuntu 10.04 install problem. gdu-notification-daemon. How can I fix?

I selected try Ubuntu 10.04 without installing and on the desktop there was a crash report. It was: "Sorry, the program "gdu-notification-daemon" closed unexpectedly". Can I still install Ubuntu or will it not work? ...

Please help me to rescue Ubuntu 8.04

I was using XP SP2 and Ubuntu 8.04(Dual Boot). Now couple of days before I've installed Windows Vista. Now my machine is booing only to vista. But my ubuntu partitions are kept untouched. I've made many customization to my previous Ubuntu desktop, so I dont want to install it again. Can anyone tell ...

[Report] Ubuntu 11.04 on HP Pavilion dv7

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Ubuntu 8.04 Broadcom 4311

all. I've problem with wireless connection on ubuntu 8.04, when i was using 7.10 everything was fine. I use HP nx6720s with broadcom 4311 card. Now i installed ubuntu 8.04. After installing drivers by Ndiswrapper (using this manual http://forum.ubuntu.pl/showthread.php?p=436180) Card is properly det ...

unable to install bcm-wl in ubuntu 10.04

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problem with wirless BCM94311MCG wlan mini-PCI (rev 02) & ubuntu 8.04 hardy

i am having problem with my wirless i am using Hp Pavilion da2432nrI am a new user i have ubuntu 8.04 after installing ubunt udetected my wireless installed b43-fwcutter which inturn has installed ndiswrapper-utlis-1.9, i also have given location the .inf file (.i.e. bcmwl6.inf) of my driverbut noth ...

HOWTO: Japanese Input and Fonts in Ubuntu 7.04

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