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 ...

Problems with Ubuntu 8.04 GCC compiler

I am developing a C++ program, where I need a header file. The header file have previously been used under Windows with Visual Studio. Now I am developing with Code::Blocks using Ubuntu 8.04 and GCC compiler 4.2. But I get a strange error from the header file when I am trying to compile, I have supp ...

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 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 ...

Error compiling kernel 2.6.12 on my Ubuntu 7.04

I got a problem while compiling kernel for my Ubuntu 7.04. For some reasons, I need to use kernel 2.6.12. I followed instructions from this website http://www.howtoforge.com/kernel_compilation_ubuntu.But when I did the step 5 and run make menuconfig I always get errors. Here is the error messageHOST ...

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. ...

Emacs with GCC problem on Ubuntu 9.04

I'm using emacs 22 on ubuntu 9.04. When using GCC/g++ in the shell from within Emacs I'm getting weird characters for error messages. I didn't have this problem on fedora 8 and 9, so I thought it might be an Ubuntu specific problem and I'm posting it here.This is what I'm getting.prepro_debug.cpp: I ...

Older gcc,g++ and build essentials for Ubuntu 10.04

I use ubuntu 10.04. I would like to get 4.1.2 gcc, g++ and related build-essentials .deb packages. Where can I get it? I don't want to install latest one as my project requires only these versions. ...

how to install gcc 3.3.2 on ubuntu 10.04?

How do i install gcc 3.3.2 on ubuntu 10.04? The usual way of "./configure; make install; make;" are giving a lot of errors. ThxK ...

Different GCC versions on Ubuntu 10.04

Hi, I am using Ubuntu 10.04. The default GCC install is GCC 4.4.3. However, one of my program need GCC 4.1.1 to run. I install it exactly as shown in this link : http://www.cs.brown.edu/research/borealis/public/install/install.select.html#ccache> gunzip gcc-4.1.1.tar.gz> tar xvf gcc-4.1.1.tar ...

rpm-build package missing and halted LTIB build under Ubuntu 10.04

I am trying to build LTIB under Ubuntu 10.04, and I have installed the following packages:apt-get install m4apt-get install bisonapt-get install patchapt-get install build-essentialapt-get install libncurses5-devapt-get install zlib1g-devapt-get install rpmBut I still have this problem message sayin ...

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 ...

error in build gcc-2.95.3 with ubuntu 9.04

i'm still build an embedded linux system on embedded pc csb625 (arm architecture) with ubuntu 9.04 as host pc. now i still build gnu arm toolchain, but i have problems in my project. i'm using binutils 2.16.1, gcc-2.95.3, glibc 2.2.2 and linux kernel 2.6.11.3. binutils configuration succed, but i ha ...

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 ...

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 ...

Installing GCC 3.2 in Ubuntu 9.04

Im facing a great difficulty in installing GCC 3.2 in the ubuntu 9.04. The reason is have to build a library with it and due to changes in GCC 4.3 which is currently in the system the compilation fails. So i tried various post but still couldn't get it done. I reffed to the post at http://www.linuxq ...

Ubuntu 10.04 boot time Hitachi 7200 RPM HDD vs Corsair Nova V64 SSD

I researched SSDs to upgrade the HDD to and the new Corsair Nova V64 released last month was clearly above competition for its speed/price on hardware comparison sites, so posting here in case anyone's searching for whether it works with Ubuntu and if it is worth buying:Ubuntu 10.04 shutdown/bootup ...

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 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 7.04 comes with GCC compiler or not.

I can't install multimedia codecs and drivers with the usual comand ./configure---make---make installIt tells me that gcc is not runing.Iinstalled ubuntu 7.04 with a Live cd.what should i do in these conditions ? ...

C++ compilation with gcc-3.4 on Ubuntu 7.04

I am trying to compile C++ programs with gcc-3.4 on Ubuntu 7.04 and i get following error:gcc-3.4: installation problem, cannot exec `cc1plus': No such file or directoryI tried to re-install gcc-3.4 but it's same again.Is there a problem with gcc-3.4 package?//Ilija ...

Ubuntu 8.04- Installed NVidia 169.12, need 180.22

Greetings!I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 8.04 LTS this morning and am in the process of setting the workstation up for some CUDA work. However, CUDA needs the 180.22 NVidia drivers and I have already installed the 169.12 drivers just by enabling the restricted drivers at login time. What is the pro ...

HOWTO: Install Sun Studio 12 Update 1 for Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope

Install Sun Studio 12 Update 1 for Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope; Written September 2, 2009(not sure if it'll stay on the Sun forum so I put it here)First, I'm a newb. So this is really just to guide others through the journey. For the most part, I actually had to follow the included instructions rat ...

gcc 4.4 (any subversion) in Ubuntu 9.04?

I currently have Ubuntu 2009-April (9.04) installed, and I looked in the repository for gcc 4.4 and did not see it there.When I grabbed the Binary, I got lost in some of the techno-speak for what to do.So, my first question is whether there is a prepackaged install in Synaptic yet for gcc 4.4? (Perh ...

How to install gcc in Ubuntu 7.04 [Please help me]

This is the first time I am posting a thread in Ubuntu forum and I am very new to Ubuntu. I have installed Ubuntu 7.04 in my PC and when try to compile my first C program I got error message like this -- error - stdio.h no such file or directory.I have realised that I don't have gcc compiler install ...

Xilinx ISE WebPack 12.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I thought I could report this because I couldn't find one single guide for installing Xilinx ISE WebPack 12.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64-bit system.I finally succeeded in compiling a simple project using the ISE and programming it with iMPACT after completing the following steps to install the needed so ...

error in build gcc-2.95.3 with ubuntu 9.04

i'm still build an embedded linux system on embedded pc csb625 (arm architecture) with ubuntu 9.04 as host pc. now i still build gnu arm toolchain, but i have problems in my project. i'm using binutils 2.16.1, gcc-2.95.3, glibc 2.2.2 and linux kernel 2.6.11.3. binutils configuration succed, but i ha ...

ubuntu 8.04 flash and gcc problem

guys i recently installed ubuntu 8.04 from Desktop CD (from shipit service) and when i tried to install the flash from adobe site it doesn't work i downloaded the tar(i couldn't find .deb file) file and extracted it to desktop then i followed the instruction in README but still it doesn't work FOR G ...

Installing Microsoft Office 2007 in Ubuntu 8.04/8.10/9.04 using Wine 1.1.12 to 16

UPDATED POST: (August 18, 2009)Since the day of the release of Wine version 1.1.24 the regression issue was resolved and probably future versions (1.1.24+) will do the same. The guide is just a summary of all the online guides that I have tried and to be honest many of those guides gave me so many h ...

Problem with building gcc-2.95.3 on ubuntu 10.04

I got the message as below when I install the gcc-2.95.3 on ubuntu 10.04, is there any one have ever seen this problem? Thanks.Abortedrm -f libgcc1.Smv tmplibgcc1.a libgcc1-asm.amake[3]: Leaving directory `/home/xinying/cross-arm/gcc-2.95.2/gcc'rm -rf tmplibgcc.a tmpcopymkdir tmpcopyif [ xlibgcc1-as ...

Ubuntu At 12.04 LTS time, then what?

I run the Ubuntu LTS releases, so I have a standard 10.04.2 on right now. The machine only has built-in video, but it does have 2GB RAM and a 3GHz CPU: this is more than enough for what I do.I got brave and installed Openbox WM. I can choose it as a session. I have even added pcman file manager and ...

Need help installing gcc 2.95 on ubuntu 11.04

i need help installing gnu gcc compiler 2.95 on ubuntu 11.04 32-bit system. I have no clue how i should install it. I need it though to compile a source code which was written for this specific version of gcc. I tried compiling it with the new gcc version 4.5 and it didn't work. ...

gcc 4.5.1 installation error on ubuntu 11.04

I was trying to install gcc 4.5.1 on ubuntu 11.04 I got following error:-under /usr/bin/gcc version is 4.5.2/usr/include/unistd.h:275:21: error: two or more data types in declaration specifiersin line #275 of /usr/include/unistd.hwe have #if defined __USE_BSD || defined __USE_XOPEN# ifndef __socklen ...

Ubuntu 11.04 as Virtualbox 4.0.12 guest Flash issues

I'm running Windows 7 64 bit as the host and Ubuntu 11.04 32 bit as the guest on VirtualBox 4.0.12. Even in single monitor mode, if I use the Ubuntu guest VM to go to a website that uses flash video and run the video for a while, eventually, the entire system will lock up and I'll have to restart th ...

Ubuntu Mono removed from 12.04, developers not told?

Ok, I posted a thread (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1875831) previously about Ubuntu dropping Banshee, Tomboy and the Mono framework in 12.04 but it spun out of control and was closed by the time I got back to it.Now I see in a blog post by Jo Shields (Bansheegeddon (http://apebox.org/wo ...

Ubuntu How to update from 10.10 to 11.10, but not 12.04

After over a year I finally wanted to update Ubuntu from 10.10 to 11.10 (and was even prepared to go through updateing to 11.04 first).However, the update manager just offers me an upgrade to 12.04, which is still Alpha.Can anyone tell me how to update to only the latest STABLE version of Ubuntu?Nev ...

Ubuntu 8.04 64bit - Does not see Network Printer HP 4050TN

I have an issue setting up a network printer that formerly worked and for some reason no longer works. It could be from a recent update or a conflict I'm not sure. I would appreciate some insight from the community on this issue.First off the printer in question is full operational. Test prints from ...