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    [ubuntu] Re: 18:04 Locking up on Login

    Boot menu looks fine.
    Not aware of any GPU drivers being installed.
    Log files, had a look at syslog but really didn't know what to look for, I know how to pipe to grep but not knowing the cause of...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 18:04 Locking up on Login

    This may have been resolved following advice in following link;


    https://stackoverflow.com/questions/52659103/ubuntu-18-04-freezes-after-login

    Shall report back if any recurrences of issue.
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    [ubuntu] 18:04 Locking up on Login

    Toshiba Satellite laptop running Win10 and Ubuntu 18:04 from a 1TB disk

    Folks, this has been running fine for ages, Windows seldom used, really just boot up to update. Recently, to fix a Windoz...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Sharing Home on separate Partition

    That is seeming like a good suggestion.

    Thanks,

    Geoff
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    [ubuntu] Re: Sharing Home on separate Partition

    That is an interesting way to do it.

    Geoff
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    [ubuntu] Re: Sharing Home on separate Partition

    Ah, that is an interesting option, thanks for suggestion.

    Geoff
  7. [ubuntu] Re: System freezes a few minutes after logging in

    Your attachment failed to show.

    Freezes are often caused by memory issues.

    Possible remedy is initiate or increase if already being used the SWAP file space.
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  8. [lubuntu] Re: Terminal acting up after faulty app install

    Try sudo apt-get --purge remove folder-color-caja
    then sudo apt-get --purge autoremove

    That might resolve it then maybe re-install

    Geoff
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    [ubuntu] Sharing Home on separate Partition

    I know some users have their /home directory on a separate partition and understand the mounting requirements in fstab

    Just wondering, could the /home partition be used with different Linux...
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    [ubuntu] Re: GRUB - Installation nightmare

    You gave me some excellent guidance before when I had a similar issue with a number of Linux images in various partitions on an external drive.

    I wasn't expecting this issue on a Live Image...
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    [ubuntu] Re: USB3 Boot Failure

    Naturally that is the only option I have, defeats the object a little of the USB3 speed but having said that, once up and working I think the live images mainly run from RAM

    Geoff
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    [ubuntu] Re: USB3 Boot Failure

    Yes, guess so, we do expect quite a lot and most of the time it works.

    Geoff
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    [ubuntu] GRUB - Installation nightmare

    Toshiba Satellite Laptop
    Ubuntu 18:04LTS
    Triple boot Ubuntu (main system, Win10 and Fedora

    Ran a live Ubuntu image on a USB, went for installation onto a separate attached USB.

    On setup...
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    [ubuntu] USB3 Boot Failure

    Ubuntu 20:04 LTS Live Image

    Folks,

    I have an older Toshiba Satellite laptop with 18:04 as my main system (dual boot with Win10 which I never use). This laptop has two USB2 ports and one USB3
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    [ubuntu] iperf and non iperf server

    Ubuntu 18:04 LTS

    Folks,

    Main machine is an Ubuntu laptop but I have 4 RaspberryPi devices on my network

    Been experimenting with a few iperf V2 options and sent the following command to a Pi...
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    Re: Solved Thread Marker

    Thanks for clarification.

    Geoff
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    [SOLVED] Re: IPTables - Direct Connection

    Yes, guess that very likely.

    For time being I shall stay with IPTables, hidden behind my router I feel fairly safe ;)

    Geoff
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    [ubuntu] Re: # and ; meaning in Linux.

    Ah, interesting. Didn't actually know that.

    geoff
  19. [ubuntu] Re: Unable to instal Ubuntu 20.04.2.0 on WIndows 7 (Dual Boot)

    Thee Ubuntu installation procedure usually states another Operating System has been detected then asks if you want to install Ubuntu (not sure of exact wording) beside current Operating System, Use...
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    Solved Thread Marker

    Folks,

    Been an Ubuntu (and other distros) user for a number of years and have posted numerous questions on this forum.

    Seldom actually used the Solved thread tool option and just want to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: IPTables - Direct Connection

    Can nftables and iptables conflict with each other?

    Read up that nftables syntax easier to understand, I'm OK with iptables for simple rules but I tried to follow the read out from the Linux Tails...
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    [SOLVED] Re: IPTables - Direct Connection

    Thanks for advice,

    An article I read did explain the difference between POLICY DROP and appending the DROP rule at the end.

    Recall once locking myself out of a Raspberry Pi by changing the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: IPTables - Direct Connection

    Thanks for quick reply,

    It is more a learning curve than an actual requirement for this device. Appreciate I said no servers running on this computer but netstat -l shows up quite a few various...
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    [SOLVED] IPTables - Direct Connection

    Folks,

    Many of us tend to be a little complacent regarding firewall security when we are working behind a router so just want to ask opinions.

    If I directly connect a Linux Ubuntu computer to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: PPPoE Connection

    After initial problems a connection via Network-Manager under the DSL/PPPoE option has succeeded.

    Geoff
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