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Install LiveCD Partition

Ubuntu has a LiveCD version that is able to boot alongside the regular installation and is useful for tasks like repartitioning the system drive. I am able to put the LiveCD onto a CD/DVD or USB ...
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Audio stuttering in Elementary OS Freya

Hardware: AMD A6-5400K APU 8GB RAM ECS A55F2-M3 motherboard andrew@andrew-A55F2-M3:~$ uname -a Linux andrew-A55F2-M3 3.13.0-32-generic #57-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 15 03:51:08 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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problem while running android application

i have a problem while running android application in eclipse.. this is the error messages: -The connection to adb is down, and a severe error has occured. -You must restart adb and Eclipse. -Please ...
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E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)while processing: getdeb-repository UBUNTU 14.04

whenever I try to intall any packages the following bug comes up (OS in ubuntu 14.04). anil@anil-HP-15-Notebook-PC:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade [sudo] password for anil: Reading package lists... ...
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MySQL Workbench doesn't start

I installed MySQL Workbench from Ubuntu software center and it just doesn't start when I click on it. There's no error shown up. What's the matter? UPDATE: $ mysql-workbench --log-level=debug3 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 not reading usb 2.0 port and cannot connect to wired conection

I'm completely new to linux and I'm having problems right now. I'm running it from a live usb in a usb 3.0 slot (if that might be the problem). Ubuntu isn't using my usb 2.0 slots for some reason ...
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ubuntu server: network precedence (wired before wifi)

I'm running Ubuntu Server 14.04, and have both "auto wlan0" and "auto p4p1" in my /etc/network/interfaces file as I have both a wifi card and a network port (described here). I want the computer to ...
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Wireless card drivers

Just installed Ubuntu 14.04LTS on my ASUS laptop. After install, I find that it does not recognize my wireless radio. I ran lspci -vnn |grep Network and got the following information about my wireless ...
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How long does it take to Install Ubuntu 14.04 “alongside them”

I am installing Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit on a Windows 7 HP machine. It has displayed a dialog box with a title of "Install Ubuntu alongside them" and after I hit [Continue] the button greyed out and the ...
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Super key not working in Ubuntu 14.10

When I test in keyboard layout chart, any keys work except super key. It still work when I used Ubutu 14.04. I was familiar with super key so I just want it work. Do you have any idea with my problem? ...
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How can one use wpa_cli to connect to a WPA network without a password?

The guest network does not have a password. Yet, if I run wpa_passphrase to get a key I neet to provide a 8+ character passphrase. > scan OK > scan_results bssid / frequency / signal level / ...
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Is there a way to encrypt the entire hard drive after you have already installed Ubuntu 14.04?

How would you go about encrypting your entire system drive after you already have installed Ubuntu? I have Ubuntu version 14.04 LTS and I am using a laptop so I would like to have my data encrypted.
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Can't install Ubuntu or any distro after failed install.

I tried to install Ubuntu once and while figuring out partitions, something went wrong and the installation failed. I'm not sure what happened but it made my second hard drive, the one I tried to ...
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Is it better to install ubuntu on a computer with win 8 pre loaded or win 7?

The reason I ask this is because I feel that there is a sort of new option in the bios menu [fast boot?] that makes the os harder to set up and run less smooth. I need some opinions as to which makes ...
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Wifi not working - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Realtek 802.11d [on hold]

I have recently got a new machine, a lenovo thinkpad T440s. I am trying Ubuntu 12.04 on it and it cannot find my wifi. I believe this is due to missing the driver for my network adapter. It's 2x2 ...
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Unable to locate tasksel or lamp-server

I'm trying to install lamp server on ubuntu desktop 14.04 I start with sudo apt-get update. This process does not seem to complete though. After the Get: 1 list completes I have Get:2 ...
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How can I connect my BeagleBoneBlack to a Wifi Network?

I am having a tough time connecting to a wifi network. I am at school now, and the WiFi guest network is called UCSFguest. If I type in iwlist wlan0 scanning, I can see all the networks. How do I ...
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How to install Edubuntu from normal Ubuntu

Question is, do I need to download the full 2GB Edubuntu .iso file, or can I just add something to Ubuntu? The instructions vary depending on which page one reads Using the Ubuntu Software Center I ...
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How to boot to BIOS on Acer Aspire TimelineX 4830

How do I boot to BIOS on the Acer Aspire TimelineX 4830 running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? I have tried holding F2 both during startup and restart. Both have resulted in the screen flashing with system ...
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Resetting Ubuntu 14.04

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 on my Chromebook and want to know how i would reset it to when I first got it or factory mode. I want to do this because I am trying to install android studio, but ...
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lxdream start key not working

lxdream is a Linux Sega Dreamcast emulator to which I downloaded the necessary bios files and was able to run a game, however it says press start and the binded key to start doesn't work. Up, down, ...
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How to get native resolution of a monitor?

My Ubuntu installation seems to have magically guessed my monitor's native resolution (it's the mode it's set to on startup). Unlike most, my monitor's native resolution is NOT its highest ...
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Canon LBP2900 does not work with Ubuntu 12.04

I've installed the CAPT drivers (V2.60) and have followed the instructions given here but still no luck. The CUPS jobs page just stays at "Sending data to printer.". Please help.
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UFW is blocking all even when I set rules to allow

I am using an ubuntu server, Now I am trying to enable the firewall using these commands: ufw default deny incoming ufw default allow outgoing ufw allow ssh ufw allow www ufw allow https ufw enable ...
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How can I enable scroll wheel acceleration on a Microsoft TrackBall Explorer 1.0?

From what I can gather I'll need to modify one or more .conf files under /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d. Here's the output for the mouse xinput: xinput list-props 9 Device 'Microsoft Microsoft Trackball ...
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Gnome-Shell behavior in Ubuntu 14.04 is off after installing and then removing Pantheon

I've been using Ubuntu 14.04.1 with Gnome-Shell for a few weeks now and I decided to toy around with pantheon using this guide. I decided it wasn't for me and I removed pantheon via purge. I also ...
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Fresh Server 14.04 install: “Unable to locate package (xyz)” for everything; How do I edit sources.list?

I can't install anything with apt-get on my fresh 14.10 Server installation. I get Unable to locate package [xyz] for everything I try. sudo apt-get update does nothing. This page implies that I need ...
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kubuntu 14.10 no sound

new to ubuntus and not the greatest with any linux, o.k.! I have tried a couple other versions of ubuntu 14.04 and same thing no sound. I have tried a pclinuxos live disk and the sound worked but as ...
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installing libx11, zlib, zlib-dev

I need to install libx11, zib, and zlib-dev. I'm running Ubuntu in a virtual machine, and it says package not found when I run the command sudo apt-get install libx11 How do I fix this? Thanks!
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my ubuntu freezes?

good day, I installed ubuntu 12.10 on my external hard drive usb 3.0 1TB, the installation was successful, but when I start the OS after a few minutes, it crashes, freezes, just answer the mouse, I ...
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How can I configure wlan0 to scan for wireless networks and use different credentials depending on the networks in range?

Typically the wlan0 login information is kept in /etc/networks/interfaces. How can I configure the system such that it scans for wireless networks, identifying my home network, coffee shop, work, ...
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Android Studio doesn't render Ubuntu Mono Font well

It doesn't even recognise it as a Monospaced font. Then it only shows anti-aliasing when the font size is set to 20 or over. But for other fonts it does it at 16. The result is ugly looking fonts and ...
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Execute Command when keypad locked

I want to execute a linux command (.sh) whenever the keypad is locked (after lock happens). Is this possible.
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How to compile GRUB2

I'm looking for the way to build GRUB2 from scratch. I'm not using grub-mkimage' or anything like that. I downloaded the source code withapt-get source grub2' and unzipped the Debian tarball. Inside ...
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How to reset Unity settings to a pristine desktop but not touching MATE?

I tried in a previous installation to use only MATE and remove Unity, uninstalling all unity-related packages from Ubuntu 14.04. However, it happens I would probably need Unity to work with a ...
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Chromium and Chrome crashing too often (Ubuntu 14.04)

So, something weird has been happening this week. Chrome and Chromium have started to freeze and subsequently crash. My system keeps going on fine, but Chrome and Chromium freeze and then close up. ...
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Building ffmpeg deb package gives fakeroot debian/rules clean gave error exit status 2

I am trying to build my first .deb package (with ffmpeg sources) and I get some errors. Those are my steps that can be reproduced to get this error: git clone git://source.ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg.git ...
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Is there any way I can restore my system from this point?

I have encountered serious problems while experimenting with Linux (Ubuntu / Mint). A few days ago, I felt like trying Linux. I had Windows 7 installed on an SSD drive. Since I had one free HDD, I ...
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How to get ButtonPress and ButtonRelease events from middle button in Synaptics' clickpad?

I have a Synaptics touchpad, with a 3 buttons clickpad (it is a ThinkPad X1 Carbon with physical buttons). Using xev, when I click the middle button I get the corresponding ButtonPress and ...
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I can't launch “The Little Crane that Could”

I asked this question a while ago, but I never got an answer, so I'm asking it again, to "renew" it. Whenever I try to launch "The Little Crane that Could" (through the terminal), I get this: ...
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apt update stuck

I've been trying to update my system using "apt-get install". But the console is stuck at 100% [Connecting to us.archive.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1562::15)] [Connecting to s What should/can I do? ...
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Xubuntu 14.10: wifi dropping out

My wifi connection keeps failingon xubuntu 14.10 beta2 (I had the same on 11.4, I updated because I read that the kernel update fixed it): it's suddenly unable to connect to anything. If I then ...
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14.04 on desktop, Wifi signal weak and refuses to connect at 25 feet from wireless router

The driver that my USB Adapter calls for is rtl8187L while Ubuntu has rtl8187 supplied. I'm not sure if that's the problem, but my desktop is capable of detecting my wifi network whenever I plug my ...
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I disabled root access on my server, but now I cant FTP files to /var/www/, any solutions?

Following a tutorial for Linode to host a server securely, I disabled root user. I have regular user, and I can always type in sudo if I want to make changes. The problem exists when I try to FTP ...
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No audio in rendered video files

After upgrading to Ubuntu 14.10 I now have no audio in any video file I render. I've tried both Kdenlive and Openshot and get the same results. All other audio works. All other digital movie files ...
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I am unable to boot into OS X Yosemite after having installed Ubuntu 14.10 alongside, with rEFInd!

I have installed Ubuntu 14.10 alongside OS X Yosemite 10.10, with rEFInd, following the instructions of rEFInd about fixing a problem of booting among Yosemite and Ubuntu. I fixed it and it was ...
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NO right-click at all on touchpad after installing 14.10

Can someone help me please? I cannot right-click pressing right corner(side) of my touchpad. I can do it only by clicking the right-key button on my keyboard. I had no problem with it before ...
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Do you Know about Ubuntu XPS 13 Developer Edition

ya you know i know that :) but i have no XPS developer edition :( .my qus is can i add XPS boot animation in my Ubuntu 14.04 How can i do? and of curse i Have XPS boot animation whatever i will find ...
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Setting Up VPN Practice/Service Without Access to Private Internet

Okay, I've gotten concerned about encrypting my internet traffic after reading about the problems with public WiFi and intend to start using VPN. However, all my internet usage is on public WiFi, as ...
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Youtube Full Screen Problem

there is something wrong with my Youtube so my flash player, when i make it fullscreen, the margins of the player (pause, volume etc.) doesn't dissappear and it's a bit annoying, any solutions?? ...

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