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Internet problem in Ubuntu 14.04.2

Recently I installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 alongside Windows 8 and I'm having problems with the internet connection in Ubuntu. In Windows 8 works perfectly fine but in Ubuntu it doesn't. Well, I'm a noob in ...
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On a dual booting comupter, will it harm my ubuntu installation if I upgrade my windows from 8.1 to windows 10?

I currently dual boot my laptop with Windows 8.1 and Ubunutu 15.04. Now I want to give Windows 10 a try considering the positive reviews it has been garnering. But I don't want to mess my existing ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Wacom Bamboo Not Working

I've been trying to get my Wacom bamboo (CTH-300) to work under Ubuntu 15.04 without any success, I've tried every step from this previous question How to get Bamboo Pad working on Ubuntu 14.04 as ...
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wired network connection in xubuntu not working

I am working on a brand new laptop with xubuntu 15.01. Wireless is working ok. Wired connection says connected when plugged in, and disconnected after 2 seconds or so. "Enable networking" is ticked. ...
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Xubuntu/xfce with GNOME 3 like application launcher and application switcher

Is it possible to either install the application launcher and application switcher (alt + tab in GNOME 3) from GNOME 3 or something similar in xfce? I like to create a portable and light-weight Ubuntu ...
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node version outdated

I am trying to install Yeoman in my machine but i am getting the error node outdated,when i checked my versions i got this. node --version && npm --version v0.10.37 1.4.28 if my versions ...
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ssh: connect to host [..] port 22: No route to host

I have two computers in our lab. ssh would work just fine between them. Now, I tried to do an ssh from master node to slave node and it failed. Restarting both nodes did not help. Here is what I am ...
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Fail to boot! Help please

I installed ubuntu, but it failed. Then it sendt me in to desktop. When i tried to reboot, it wouldn't boot. I booted an the screen was there for 5 seconds. I can enter bios, but not recovery center. ...
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gnome-terminal / mate-terminal don't save history on ~./bash_history

Two days ago I was using my computer as usual, when I noticed that the commands I used in mate-terminal were not saved in the history. I tried installing gnome-terminal. But it does the same. I was ...
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What is the difference between 'exec ssh localhost' and 'ssh localhost'?

I read man exec output, but did not understand the difference between these two commands: exec ssh localhost and ssh localhost. I tested both commands and did not found any difference. Is there any ...
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How do I make my computer automatically boot into Windows instead of Ubuntu?

I have dual-OS's on my computer and when I turn it on it will automatically boot into Ubuntu. I am only able to get into Windows if I manually make a selection in what I think is grub (I am new to ...
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Dell XPS 13 (2015) Black Screen

I bought a Dell XPS 13 (2015 - 9343)/QHD+/8GB/256SSD with Windows 8, updated BIOS to A04 and then installed Ubuntu 14.04 (kernel: 3.16). The problem is I'm getting a black screen sometimes after ...
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drive after C: not showing in Windows 8.1

I have a 500GB Hard Disk in my HP laptop, C: had 200GB with Windows 8.1 and the rest was D: & E: drive with same size. I reduced C: and created a 54.5GB space for Ubuntu 14.04. But when ubuntu ...
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How to control the permissions of a mounted usb drive?

I have multiple USB drives, used for different purposes, and I've noticed they have different permissions when mounted, and, moreover, a chmod command has no effect. Why is this and is there a ...
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What's in ~/.config/google-chrome?

It uses more than 100 MB on my tiny system, I can't really imagine this all just being the configuration of only the chrome browser. How would I reduce its size?
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phone book script

Good day I am a newbie in Linux scripting, and I am now exploring LINUX then suddenly I was motivated to create a program and I want to create a phone book program I am now done creating the menu that ...
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not able to see video file content in disc

I am user of kubuntu 14.04 lts. Whenever I insert any video disc, in notification bar it shows you have 4 action for this device and if I choose vlc it start playing video, but when I open file ...
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I don't receive any MMS on Ubuntu Touch mx4

I'm using Ubuntu Touch on meizu mx4. My phone operator is free mobile and I am on OTA5 version. I can send mms, but I'm unable to receive any MMS. Wifi on or off does not change anything. Any idea ...
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how to install <vlc/vlc.h>

In file included from channel.cpp:20:0: header.h:4:21: fatal error: vlc/vlc.h: No such file or directory #include <vlc/vlc.h> ^ compilation terminated. make: *** ...
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Is there a way to convert a pbuilder base.tgz image to a .cow one?

I have this 862MB base.tgz image which is taking a considerable amount of time to decompress on every pbuilder invocation, I've read that there exist a cow alternative who keeps the files uncompressed ...
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/usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

when I install any package from apt-get command or software center gets an error E: sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an code (1) I have tried to uninstall libqt4-sql-sqlite: amd64 same error was ...
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Help! (initramfs) failed boot

I cant boot to my ubuntu 15.04, after boot I get to initramfs. After looking for solutions online and here, I'm not sure what I can do to get back my OS and files... I introduced the command blkid ...
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How to revert to Unity Lockscreen

I installed xubuntu with the terminal command, and it changed my lockscreen. Can I get back to the original one? Thanks. Pictures soon. edit: I apparently can't add a comment, but it looks like the ...
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How do I install ALPS (Algorithms and Libraries for Physics Simulations) 2.2.b3 on Ubuntu 15.04

I have installed boost_1_58_0 in a directory: /home/acerv3-571g/boost_1_58_0 Then I so much tried to install ALPS (Algorithms and Libraries for Physics Simulations) step by step based on its ...
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How to start the Social Engineering Tookit?

I can not start my social engineering toolkit . When i write sudo setoolkit in the terminal it gives out an error that such directory doesn't exist. Please help.
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On an Ubuntu ISO where are the network drivers modules located?

I want to replace the stock network drivers (r8169) with something else (r8168) in the installation ISO from within Windows.
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Can you [typically] install proprietary applications from source?

I don't install too many proprietary applications on my machine, so I have never come across this. I would imagine it is an oxymoron, that if it were proprietary, that you would not be able to ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 boottime splash image not showing

Xubuntu 14.04 boottime splash image not showing. How to enable splash image? My system environments below. Host: Windows7 x64 + VirtualBox 5.0 + Vagrant 1.7.4 Guest: Ubuntu 14.04 Vagrantfile ...
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How to run .run file (No answer found from searching)

I need to install an NVIDIA driver, and I can't get my terminal to run it, not by marking it as can be exectuted. This is what I'm trying to install - ...
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How can I delete all of my gnome sources?

I was trying to install some source codes using wget and apparently I accidentally downloaded every source code in gnome. I really don't want all of them at this time. I don't know if they already ...
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Can't see to be able to fix the allsupport=1 issue Ubuntu 12.04

Support for cores revision ox17 and ox18 disabled by module param allsupport=0. Try b43 allsupport =1 Once I get this message my pc does not go any further. I have tried just about everything I have ...
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Tool to list USB devices as tree in shell?

Is there any tool which lists the controller, hubs and devices of USB subsystem in their tree structure at the shell? lsusb lists flatly and does not show all the details. usbview has a GUI, but ...
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Why Asus q550lf have hight temp?

My Asus Q550LF have a realy hight temp even when CPU usage is not too high. For example, 77 celsius, when CPU usage is 30% i have mesured this using psensor. I also have windows 8.1 and temeratue ...
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How to optimize boot time

my machine it takes 2 minutes to boot(I know big problem). Although I have a similarity on the other thread it does not explain how to achieve that great performance. I had installed bootchart as ...
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how can I List files in order

I had an 18GB file I needed to download on a less than great Internet connection. Torrenting wasn't an option. So I busted up the file into 100 segments, and eventually, all of it downloaded. Now I ...
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How to publish java based freeware (non open sourced)

I have an Java application http://myencyclopedia.top/mydoc/ which is freeware but currently not open sourced. Could anyone tell me if I can push it to Ubuntu repository? I spent much time online ...
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Upload to server via web interface

I am running a mediawiki on Ubuntu Server 14.04 via parallels with OS X as host. I am looking for a way to upload files via a web interface to the server's drive and for any location. It is ok if ...
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Backup and restore the whole system multiple times

I am building a computer I am going to sell and need to make a restore system. I am running Ubuntu OEM install. What can I do so if it get restored multiple times. It still works.
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How to connect to a usb modem if there is no TTY?

I have a zte mf730m modem and I would like to connect and send some AT+ commands so that I can read and send SMS messages. The issue is that I can't find how to connect because even if it works(it ...
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I need help with boot-repair

I cant boot Windows Here is my boot-repair log file http://paste.ubuntu.com/11963461 greets
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Ubuntu 10.01 for Samsung Printers (SL-M2020W)

Just want to ask if this version of Ubuntu is compatible with Samsung's SL-M2020W? The list I've checked was updated 2 yrs ago. Is there no updates?
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Error install ubuntu 14.04.2 long term support

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS from a bootable usb when i get this error. ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.04 Package: ubiquity 2.18.8.6 ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu ...
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No correct resolution after installing nvidia drivers

I recently installed the relevant nvidia drivers via the edgers ppa, and it definitely worked because my frame rate in minecraft went from 10 to over 200. But the problem now is that the resolution is ...
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Using sudo apt-get install, why no source code?

I was trying to install a package for robotic operational system (ROS). And I just go ahead and type sudo apt-get install <package> After installation, I see a list of files in /opt/share ...
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Ubuntu boot with Windows 8.1, can't get Windows back

I installed Ubuntu earlier today, and can not find a way to go back to Windows. I have put the USB drive with Ubuntu on it, no option from GRUB, and I can't find it in Ubuntu either. I don't have an ...
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How to get Wifi driver lo lenovo g50-70 assembled with RTL8723BE

I have newly installed ubuntu-14.04 in my laptop but the WiFi is not working on browsing the net. I have tried some methods that are presented but none of the made favour to me, I have gone through ...
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Home network Speeds (LAN and Wifi) very slow, Internet download is fast

Good evening, I have a home network hooked up and an ASUS (RT-AC68U) Wireless-AC1900 Dual-Band Gigabit Router with CAT 7 running throughout my whole house. My server is wired, Windows 10 machine is ...
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12.04LTS -> 14.04LTS “lost” all my files

I recently got into a problem with a package saying another copy was running even on a fresh boot (in 12.04). I recklessly decided to accept the update manager's recommendation to move to 14.04LTS. ...
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Ubuntu SDK Design

OK, so i have a question, i don't know if it's me or others, but i would like to know when or is the design mode going to be fixed?? "import Ubuntu.Components 1.1" for example. I tried, the ...
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Screen size problem with Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64 in virtualbox

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 from Windows, using virtualbox 5.0. I tried several options to make size of Ubuntu in virtual box larger, but none helped so far. I am using latest virtual box with latest ...

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