24.04

What does `development version` from `do-release-upgrade` mean?

What does `development version` from `do-release-upgrade` mean? I have a current Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Server: Welcome to Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS (GNU/Linux 5.15.0-107-generic x86_64) When I try to do a release upgrade via sudo do-release-upgrade (without -d!) it tells me: Checking for a new Ubuntu release There is no development version of an LTS available. To …

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software-boutique won't start because of a missing dependency, So what does replace software-boutique?

software-boutique won't start because of a missing dependency, So what does replace software-boutique? user@computer:~$ software-boutique Traceback (most recent call last): File "/snap/ubuntu-mate-welcome/726/usr/bin/ubuntu-mate-welcome", line 30, in <module> gi.require_version("WebKit2", "4.0") File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/gi/__init__.py", line 125, in require_version raise ValueError(‘Namespace %s not available for version %s’ % ValueError: Namespace WebKit2 not available for version 4.0 in github this software …

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What is causing "Thunderbird is already running" error if mailbox on SAMBA mount

What is causing "Thunderbird is already running" error if mailbox on SAMBA mount On Xubuntu 22.04 and 24.04 If a thunderbird mailbox is on a SAMBA controlled Ubuntu mount, starting thunderbird I am getting the error screen which begins: Thunderbird is already running, but is not responding. To use Thunderbird, you must first close the …

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How to activate maliit on-screen keyboard in KDE Plasma Wayland in Kubuntu 24.04?

How to activate maliit on-screen keyboard in KDE Plasma Wayland in Kubuntu 24.04? I installed maliit-keyboard in Plasma Wayland, and chose it in virtual keyboard. sudo apt install maliit-keyboard But it does not show up when I touch a text area. How to activate it? Asked By: Archisman Panigrahi || Source The solution is to …

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On Ubuntu 24.04, Remmina closes while connecting to any server as RDP

On Ubuntu 24.04, Remmina closes while connecting to any server as RDP I’m using Ubuntu 24.04 LTS, When I try to connect with SFTP or SSH it is connecting but if I try to connect with RDP, It closes automatically. I also have another issue, While saving the data for SSH, I couldn’t enter all …

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Ubuntu 24.04 Fresh install. System 'Settings' freezes when going [System]-[Remote Desktop]

Ubuntu 24.04 Fresh install. System 'Settings' freezes when going [System]-[Remote Desktop] Ubuntu 24.04 LTS fresh install. Installed from USB a few hours ago, and then updated to latest. No extra software installed yet. After clicking ‘Remote Desktop’ in the ‘System’ group in Settings, the Settings app itself freezes. There is a small delay, 1-2 seconds …

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How to add more video effects in Cheese?

How to add more video effects in Cheese? Previous versions of Ubuntu (more than ten years ago) seemed to have more effects than currently present in Cheese. Is there any way to add more effects in cheese? Asked By: Archisman Panigrahi || Source The solution is to install the following packages and restart cheese. sudo …

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Video format not supported in Opera snap

Video format not supported in Opera snap I was asked for help with Opera installed on Ubuntu 24.04 via Snap not playing some videos. I’ve heard about the issue with ffmpeg version Opera uses, but thought it was about opera installed via APT. It’s newest available version installed. It worked previously I also tried to …

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Unable to Install Ubuntu 24.04 on a Biostar motherboard

Unable to Install Ubuntu 24.04 on a Biostar motherboard I’ve been attempting to install Ubuntu 22.04 onto my new Biostar motherboard and I keep running into the issue where it’s saying "Failed to start systemd-journald. service • Journal Service". I installed the ISO file into a bootable USB using Rufus. Once booting it gets as …

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How would the version of libreoffice in 24.04 be rolled back to a previous version

How would the version of libreoffice in 24.04 be rolled back to a previous version The version of libreoffice included in 24.04 is based on a version at or above 7.5.0.0. As of that version a bug, or regression, LO bug 154975 (https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=154975) was introduced. As a result, LO print requests to large format printers, …

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Hello! I wonder if they just stopped making an interim release of Ubuntu?

Hello! I wonder if they just stopped making an interim release of Ubuntu? Where is the ubuntu interim release? I only see a new LTS Ubuntu at download on official website of Ubuntu desktop. Did they just stop making an interim release? Asked By: Stassss || Source At the time of this post, the last …

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Can't install Kubuntu 24.04 or Lubuntu 24.04 in encrypted partition

Can't install Kubuntu 24.04 or Lubuntu 24.04 in encrypted partition I tried installing these several times, but the same error keeps occurring every time. During installation, I selected manual partitioning, created an ext4 partition, checked the encrypt box, entered a passphrase, selected / as mount point, and proceeded with the installation. But after reboot when …

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Installing Timeshift backup on Ubuntu 24.04 LTS

Installing Timeshift backup on Ubuntu 24.04 LTS How do I install the Timeshift Backup app on Ubuntu 24.04 LTS, as it’s not listed in the App Snap Store? I want to use the GUI version of the app. In earlier versions of Ubuntu I believe it was shown as a flatpak or deb, but 24.04 …

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Impatient user upgraded from 23.10 to 24.04 desktop on laptop. There are several issues. Downgrade or wait for a better 24.04?

Impatient user upgraded from 23.10 to 24.04 desktop on laptop. There are several issues. Downgrade or wait for a better 24.04? As an impatient user I’ve used sudo do-release-upgrade to upgrade from 23.10 to 24.04, fully aware of the risk involved. But it seems 24.04 comes with way more issues than earlier versions. https://askubuntu.com/questions/tagged/upgrade+24.04 A …

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Looking for a Reliable, Maintenance-Free Backup Solution for Ubuntu 24.04

Looking for a Reliable, Maintenance-Free Backup Solution for Ubuntu 24.04 I’m looking for recommendations on a reliable, easy-to-manage backup solution for my Ubuntu 24.04 system. My goal is to backup about 150GB of data, including files, images, and documents. My data is currently split between cloud services such as OneDrive and Google Photos, plus some …

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Appimage – The SUID sandbox helper binary was found, but is not configured correctly

Obsidian AppImage – The SUID sandbox helper binary was found, but is not configured correctly After upgrading to 24.04, I get the The SUID sandbox helper binary was found, but is not configured correctly. message when I try to run this Electron AppImage application file. The entire error looks like this (example for Obsidian app): …

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Remote desktop option doesn't show up in Sharing in 24.04

Remote desktop option doesn't show up in Sharing in 24.04 I installed Ubuntu 24.04 LTS from https://ubuntu.com/download/desktop/thank-you?version=24.04&architecture=amd64&lts=true in Virtual Box VM and turned to instructions how to share RD https://help.ubuntu.com/stable/ubuntu-help/sharing-desktop.html. The sequence starts with a link to Install Gnome Remote Desktop which doesn’t work and shows a pop-up window which says No Apps Available. I …

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24.04 change to mount command

24.04 change to mount command Previously the following would mount a share that exists on a ubuntu 20.04 system: sudo mount -t cifs -o user=guest,password=,rw,iocharset=utf8,file_mode=0777,dir_mode=0777,noperm //fossa/den /media/fossa If given from a new 24.04 system, the command fails with error 22, invalid argument and, it is demanding a password for guest. What is wrong with my …

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