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    [ubuntu] Software Store search problems

    I'm having difficulty searching the software store. For example the search term "mosquitto clients" finds nothing. If I search for "mosquitto" alone there is one result "mosquitto-simple".

    If I...
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    Re: Lubuntu Desktop installation error

    The pattern I saw in the information I found was to run the X server on Windows and connect to the client on WSL.
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    Re: Lubuntu Desktop installation error

    Did you see a blog post that indicated this was possible? My understanding is that the Windows Subsystem for Linux (what MS calls it - and I agree that Linux Subsystem For Windows makes more sense)...
  4. [UbuntuGnome] Desktop gone after switching from Nvidia to Intel

    Hi all,
    I'm exploring Ubuntu 17.10 and performed a default desktop edition install this morning and have been playing with it since. I've wound up in what I consider to be a Bad Place. Here are the...
  5. [SOLVED] Re: upgrade from 16.04 to 17.04, (wireline) network not working

    The laptop I'm using shows

    hbarta@yggdrasil:~$ lspci|grep Ethernet
    09:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 10)...
  6. [SOLVED] Re: upgrade from 16.04 to 17.04, (wireline) network not working

    Hi Bucky Ball,
    Thanks for following up on my post. Can you elaborate on this? Is this 'growing pains' for IPV6 or an Ubuntu issue? I've been annoyed by a 'slow update' issue that seems to be...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: upgrade from 16.04 to 17.04, (wireline) network not working

    By 'wireline' are you saying that wired Ethernet (not WiFi) is not working? From the dump I see


    enp3s0: flags=4098<BROADCAST,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
    ether <MAC address> txqueuelen 1000 (Ethernet)...
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    [SOLVED] Re: ubuntu 16.04 slow, why???

    >>>> ... with a time, 1min 30seconds, and a timer counting up to the 1min 30secondmark.

    Can you tell us what else is on that line? I believe that is systemd counting down something it is waiting...
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    Re: Screen off and screen lock selections

    That's pretty frustrating! It sounds like some kind of bug in the power management. I've seen that but don't recall how I resolved it. One thing I can think of is to go into the BIOS and see if there...
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    [server] Re: Ubuntu Server Upgrade

    Best bet is to disconnect the SATA cable to the drives you don't want disturbed. Then there is no possibility that drive contents will be altered. Just plug them in when the new OS is up and running,...
  11. Re: USB drive neither showing nor booting after linux live installation.

    As oldfred said try to configure the USB drive for UEFI booting. The Ubuntu image should support that.

    Once the ISO is loaded on the USB drive Windows may not show it. My understanding is that...
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    [SOLVED] S-L-O-W install (or update)

    Hi all,
    I'm in the process of installing 16.04.3 on a Dell R420 server. I started yesterday morning so I'm approaching 24 hours. At present the process is still downloading packages (about...
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    Re: gparted can't resize partition

    Hi oldfred,
    Good point and something I forgot to check. I did just check and the partition table is already GPT. I've been using GPT partitions for a few years now and even though MBR could have...
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    gparted can't resize partition

    Hi folks,
    Situation: I'm replacing the hard drives in my backup server with larger drives (2TB -> 3TB) The drives have one small boot/root partition and one large data partition. Both partitions are...
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    [ubuntu] Re: touble printing PDF files

    I think I have the same problem. When I print PDF files to an HP 2550n (color laser) printer, the printer stalls with the yellow light flashing. If I press the big green button, it prints the...
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Thinkpad T420, Ubuntu 11.04 Fan running all the Time

    mejo,
    Many thanks for your help with this. For reasons I do not understand, my fan started making a lot of noise as if it was running away. (RPMs reported about 3000.) I went through the process and...
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    [ubuntu] Boot alternate root filesystem

    At present my 10.04 LTS system is configured with the following file systems:

    / (/dev/md0)
    /boot (/dev/md0)
    /home (/dev/md3)

    I have just installed another drive and have copied the root file...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 menuentry to boot Gentoo?

    Thanks for the tip. I was pretty leery about trying anything like that since Ubuntu and Gentoo are on different Grub versions (unless that's changed.) I'll have to give that a shot.
  19. Thread: CK patch set

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    [SOLVED] Re: CK patch set

    Thank you! I will have to study and try those out. I suppose it seems particularly propitious since they use 'setiathome' in an example.

    I wonder if there are similar tunable capabilities with the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 menuentry to boot Gentoo?

    That's pretty much what I thought. I did find that with /boot mounted during the Gentoo install, I could no longer boot Ubuntu and update-grub was not sufficient to fix whatever problem Gentoo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 menuentry to boot Gentoo?

    Fair enough. But this is not a RAID issue.

    Correct. there is only one /boot. I thought I could share that between distros since it basically holds initrd, kernel and grub info necessary to load...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 menuentry to boot Gentoo?

    Here is bootinfo. I don't really care if /etc/grub.d/30_os-prober doesn't find the Gentoo kernel. I'm happy to add it manually via /etc/grub.d/40_custom if I could get that to work.

    /dev/sd[ih]...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 menuentry to boot Gentoo?

    I'd appreciate that - thanks.

    Edit: OS Prober does not find Gentoo.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Grub2 menuentry to boot Gentoo?

    No grub experts can offer a suggestion?
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    [ubuntu] Grub2 menuentry to boot Gentoo?

    I've partially installed Gentoo to a separate (RAID0) partition and would like to boot it from my Ubuntu 10.04 Grub installation. I have a /boot on RAID1 (mirror) and Ubuntu root on RAID1 (stripe...
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