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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Watchdog service not getting started by default

    Hi, Ubuntu 15.04 now uses systemd to manage startup.

    Watchdog may not have the right config.

    Can you post the output of


    systemctl list-unit-files --type=service
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    Re: Ubuntu Live USB Read-Only, Cannot Change

    Hi, does running


    sudo fdisk -l
    in Ubuntu show the correct partitions?

    If so, just unmount the partitions, and then create a new partition table using gparted or fdisk.
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    Re: Increase the size of Ubuntu using GParted

    A bit of explanation:
    When you use LVM, the partition that you see in df is _not_ a partition. In LVM, it is called a LV (Logical Volume). The Logical Volume is "categorized" in what is called the...
  4. Re: Ubuntu Acer Aspire V5-121 stopped booting need help?

    Connect the laptop to an external monitor, does it work there?
  5. Re: Freezing associated with not-prompted heavy HD activity (swap problem?)

    Something is using ridiculous amounts of memory it seems like, possibly memory leaking that Ubuntu is trying to stuff into the swap.

    Press F6 with HTOP opened, choose MEM, and see what is using...
  6. Thread: Frontier DSL

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    [ubuntu] Re: Frontier DSL

    Seems to be an issue caused by Frontier, and not Ubuntu, possibly http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r28027880-DSL-Which-SMTP-port (SMTP Port Settings), and...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Stuck at DELL logo after installing Ubuntu

    Odd, mine lists the actual UEFI entries instead of just 'disk'
    http://i.imgur.com/NAKqvaC.jpg

    Can you try boot repair from a livecd please?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Samsung portable SSD not opening

    It is possible that the password protection may work for Windows/Mac only. WINE does not support all programs, and the encryption method used may not work through WINE as it may need direct access to...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Ubuntu Can't Sign in to Ebay, Ubuntu Forums, and others - Secure Connection Faile

    possibly issue with laptop date, can you post the output of


    date
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    [ubuntu] Re: Black Screen on Startup

    Gallium is just the driver architecture for the open source intel driver.

    Try using the latest Intel Graphics Stack Installer from here
  11. Re: Ubuntu sees second Software RAID is two drives

    The softraid off the motherboard is not software raid. In Linux, it is called 'fakeraid', and is completely different than Ubuntu's Software RAID.

    Normally, if you are just running Ubuntu, I...
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot install Ubuntu 15.04 due to failure to mount a file system with the type v

    Hi, if you have found a solution to your problem, please mark this thread as solved by going to Thread Tools -> Mark Thread as Solved.

    Thanks!
  13. Re: Freezing associated with not-prompted heavy HD activity (swap problem?)

    Open a terminal, run the following to install a lovely command line cpu/ram monitor named htop


    sudo apt-get install htop


    After the install, make a bit of room on your screen, a place that...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Stuck at DELL logo after installing Ubuntu

    Have you tried adjusting the UEFI boot order in the bios? Ubuntu sometimes sets the wrong UEFI boot order after installation.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Portable hard drive mac/ubuntu

    Read only by default.
    Write will require something like Tuxera NTFS* or Paragon NTFS for Mac*

    * Disclaimer, not an endorsement for either product, I have just used both at one time or another,...
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    [all variants] Re: Proper Usage of flock

    a) Write data to temporary file
    b) Move temporary file to propper location.
    c) If temporary file does exist, do not engage, pause 30s and try again

    Sample import script


    #!/bin/bash

    #...
  17. [lubuntu] Re: apt-get update errors, /boot full, can't remove old kernels?

    Sorry, i was going to suggest running the command again after it was successful, but at that time, i was out on a walk

    What we did was remove the kernels that were taking up space

    Normally, apt...
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    Re: SSH algorithm negotiation failed

    The bug report noted on comment #9 that oddity even if it shows to be enabled (and is enabled forcefully in the config), the SSH binary prevents it from being used. Copying over the sshd binary from...
  19. [lubuntu] Re: apt-get update errors, /boot full, can't remove old kernels?

    Fixed in the earlier command.
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    Re: SSH algorithm negotiation failed

    It is possibly the same error as https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1228013

    Your client can only use CBC modes, which are not supported due to security reasons.

    Try WinSCP if you want...
  21. [lubuntu] Re: apt-get update errors, /boot full, can't remove old kernels?

    Fixed typing error
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    [ubuntu] Re: deb postinst schedule reboot

    Run


    /usr/share/update-notifier/notify-reboot-required


    You will get the standard "System reboot required" which shows up (depending on setup) in the following locations
    1) Taskbar/Tray...
  23. [lubuntu] Re: apt-get update errors, /boot full, can't remove old kernels?

    Lets give this a try...
    You're currently using 3.13.0-61-generic, lets remove everything else except for one kernel


    sudo dpkg --purge linux-image-3.13.0-39-generic linux-image-3.13.0-40-generic...
  24. [lubuntu] Re: apt-get update errors, /boot full, can't remove old kernels?

    Hi, can you post the output of


    ls -l /boot


    Thanks!
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    [lubuntu] Re: Mounting NAS and creating a shortcut

    This is correct unless you are running the NAS mount command at startup using another method.
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