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Unable to acces BIOS setup menu

Firts, sorry for my english level, I'm french ! I would like to install in dual-boot windows 7 and Ubuntu, to do this I must acces to my BIOS at the startup of my computer but when I want to acces my ...
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RPM's EPOCH, in DEB terms

In RPM, there is a (much maligned, but nonetheless it is there) field called EPOCH, used to override a version stream with lower numbering. It is a source of constant trouble, but in the cases where ...
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Remove index.php in url on ubuntu server 14

I just set up my ubuntu server 14 on local network complete with lamp and a test codeigniter php framework with an .htaccess containing, RewriteEngine on RewriteRule ^$ /index.php [L] RewriteCond ...
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How ntopng connects to nprobe server behind NAT

I have nprobe installed and running in a machine which is behind a NAT (let us say PAT). The ntopng is located outside NAT and we know that ntopng is the client which opens ZMQ connection to nprobe ...
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how do I get quick boot on my hp pavilion g7 laptop?

Every suggestion I have tried leads to a blank wall. When directed to follow a procedure I do not find the same menus as described.
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Full disk encryption without enabiling LVM

Currently I am building an image to deploy with a fog server (used to deploy images over a network). I am using Ubuntu trusty and am required to have full disk encryption on the machines. The issue ...
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customize ubuntu

I'm new migrant from windows to linux and I've chosen ubuntu 14 but I faced too many problems that I can't deal with. I can't work on unity because it's sucks and I can't point to small icons on the ...
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what should i do to get out of the unknown filesystem

Unknown filesystem: grub rescue> _ grub rescue> set boot=(hd0,msdos6) grub rescue> set prefix=(hd0,msdos6)/boot/grub grub rescue> insmod normal error: no such partition grub rescue> ls (hd0) ...
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Libreoffice+Python: Importing additional packages

I wrote some Python scripts that I use to get data from the web. These use the Selenium Webdriver bindings. This works fine with the system version of Python that I access via the terminal. I'd now ...
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System settings window has few options

I don't know exactly what happened, did you have the same problem? This is a pic of how I see the window.
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How to Remove Webbrowser Without Uninstalling Unity Webapps?

I want to save disk space by removing unwanted applications such as webbrowser(I use firefox). however, after sudo apt-get uninstalling or purging I can't open unity tweak tool, and by reinstalling ...
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Same Ubuntu on external SSD used on different machines : feasible, or not?

I happen to work with some new and old computers, all of them 64-bits, with at least 4 GB of RAM. So my question could remind this one : How can I install Ubuntu on an external hard drive so that I ...
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dpkg broken by oracle-java8-installer

I want to remove the oracle-java8-installer but it gives the below errors. Perhaps good to mention that I messed a bit with apt, e.g. at some point I manually removed the apt cache (but the java ...
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Why is Landscape so slow?

I have installed a Landscape-server 15.01 for personal use on a Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server, i have connected 4 clients so far but everything is going extremely slow. it can take upto 5-10 minutes to ...
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Can be instaled more than 32 GB RAM on Ubuntu 10.04 64 bit XEN VM?

Does Ubuntu lucid support more than 32 GB of ram? I have a XEN server running a PV guest. I upgraded from 32 to 64 GB RAM. The domain0 (host) sees all the RAM and starts the domainU (guest) with all ...
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LibreOffice applications causes system crash

Since upgrading to Ubuntu Gnome Vivid Vervet, opening LibreOffice applications cause system to crash to the login screen with the following error on a black screen: "Error in `/usr/bin/gjs-console': ...
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My Kmail does not load mails from gmx.de anymore

Being on Kubuntu 14.4, my Kmail stopped loading mails from GMX.de a couple of days ago. Getting mails from WEB.de (both freemail services belong to the same company) works. I have no idea what ...
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Special keys shortcuts Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga S1

I've bought a Thinkpad Yoga 12 S1 that runs quite well with Ubuntu GNOME 15.04 but when I try to define special shortcuts where it seems Ubuntu doesn't see them the same depending on whether I use ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 problems with mysql

This is my first time participation in this forum. My problem is when i try to install mysql-server : i get some errors during the installation. ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL ...
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Undefined reference to XLib functions when linking

I am attempting to build an old project which requires XLib functions. However, I am getting the following linking errors (plus many more): //usr/local/lib/libgdk.so: undefined reference to ...
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How to disable window effects in 15.04?

Recently, I've installed 15.04 on ubuntu. As my system has low RAM. I want to disable window animations on my lapi.
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Does Ubuntu for phones support the AMR-WB codec, aka HD Voice?

Normally the phone frequency is limited, ranging from 300 Hz to 3,4 kHz. Using the AMR-WB codec, speech is transmitted from 80 Hz to 7 kHz. See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wideband_audio If ...
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why the swap partition is not working

i have setup fully encrypted lvm on my laptop,it have created a swap partition also.But why system does not recognize the swap partition? here is the screenshot link
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cryptsetup luksAddKey throwing 'Maximum keyfile size exceeded' error - fix? 14.04

I am attempting to add a homekey entry to my /etc/crypttab in order to prevent entering a 3rd pass upon login on a 14.04 install w/ LUKS (root/swap/home). When I attempt to add the key using ...
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How to disable autostart of SSHD in Ubuntu 15.04

In older versions of Ubuntu I commented out the "start on ..." line in /etc/init/ssh.conf. This worked well, but not in Ubuntu 15.04.
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Is Ubuntu Better In Dual Boot or VMWare?

I am new to Linux and Ubuntu. I would like to install Ubuntu on a computer that runs Windows XP. My question is to know whether dual boot is better than VMware. Also I just found out that there is ...
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Memcached W3 Total Cache Compatibilty

I have VPS hosting with dreamhost and they use Ubuntu. I followed their instructions from Wiki (http://wiki.dreamhost.com/Memcached) to install the memcached onto my server, I have also installed ...
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Why is it safer to be plugged in during installation?

I've just been wondering because I see this on ubiquity and want to know how this is better during the installation of Ubuntu.
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How to show recently used apps in the home lens in dash search instead of installed applications?

As I rarely use Libre Office Calc but use the calculator all the time, I would like to see calculator show up first when I start typing calc only. This is the default behavior in the applications ...
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Sony Vaio VGN FZ21E WebCam

Gang!!! I use a Sony Vaio Laptop Computer, model VGN-FZ21E, with Lubuntu (last upgraded version). My problem is about the internal WebCam (Motion Eye) and Microphone: Lubuntu doesn't recognize these ...
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How to set up HP pen

I have an HP Envy touchscreen laptop and an HP pen. When using Ubuntu, the touchscreen only works if I use my finger, not the pen. How do I set up the pen? On Windows, it worked out of the box.
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Cloned server cannot connect to network

I have set up a server running Linaro 12.07 (based on precise). I installed avahi-daemon so that it can resolve hostnames of my other machines. It's network connection works fine and connect to other ...
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Problems running Ubuntu

When I try to boot in Ubuntu I get an error, to run it I try the Advanced options and I run it on a previous version. I guess it happened from something I installed and it crashed. How can I solve it? ...
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update-grub failing ubuntu 14.04 (wubi)

When I try to run sudo update-grub, I get the following error: Generating grub configuration file ... /etc/grub.d/10_lupin: 26: /etc/grub.d/10_lupin: data: not found Any ideas what ...
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Security issues and Privacy [on hold]

How secure is Ubuntu GNU/Linux systems against hacks-attacks and firmware/malware privacy issues with NSA or anyone else? Got nothing to hide but I will not walk around with my pants down around my ...
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Special Project - Installing 14.04.02LTS Desktop on a IBM SystemX 3550 M4 Server

When installing this on a IBM SystemX 3550 M4 Server I'm getting "out of range" on the display. I have tried to add "vga=791" to the end of the syntax during the install phase but that doesn’t seem to ...
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Using a secure FTP connection without SSH

I have been working for a few weeks on a peace of software that transfers files using FTP. I have looked at the FTP Server page and noticed that the FTP that Ubuntu uses does not support a secure ...
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Refusing to create an empty archive

I have a problem with this command: su -c 'tar zcvf yourname.tar.gz/etc/var/' Here is the website for my class assignment. Some of these command do not work correctly. Help!
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How to add swap area?

This is the status of my system: $ grep 'Swap' /proc/meminfo SwapCached: 0 kB SwapTotal: 0 kB SwapFree: 0 kB Please let me know how can I increase the swap area without re-installing.
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Two hard drives, Two Operating systems on single computer

I have two hard drives on my computer; one with windows 7 which I want to keep, and one empty formatted with ntfs which I want to install Ubuntu. What file system do I put on the empty ntfs system and ...
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New Ubuntu Upgrade to 14.0.4.2 made some programs not running

about 2 days ago my automatic ubuntu update started to alert that there is problem with updates not being installed. So i changed my server and did it manually but it got failing to download at some ...
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LigthDM Animations

is there a way to port lightdm lock/unlock fade animation on other greeters? I'm thinking about making a port of the animations on pantheon-greeter. Thanks
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Tata Photon sometimes connect via USB/Wifi

It looks like depending on my Linux Mint's mood sometimes my Photon Max dongle (Huawei EC315) connects via Ethernet/USB(Wired connection mode) but sometimes it connects via Wifi even though if my ...
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After format using ubuntu. copying has not worked

I formated my pen drive using ubuntu. Then I copy some movies to pen drive using ubuntu.then I connect my pen drive in to a windows machine. Windows shows that there are no files in my pen. What ...
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ALSA not recognizing sound card in Ubuntu 14.04

My system suddenly stopped recognizing my internal sound card. When opening the Sound application, no output hardware devices are listed unless I connect an HDMI device (sound bar or television), or ...
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Will the TP-Link TL-WDN4800 work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have a Netgear WMA3100v1 wifi adapter and it is not working, works for about 10 mins then it disconnects. So I am really tired of struggling to get wifi working on my desktop with Ubuntu 14.04. ...
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How do I create a shortcut to open Tracker search?

Rather than mouse over to the Tracker icon in the system tray and begin searching I'd rather be able to use a keyboard short cut to highlight Tracker to search for apps, files, and things. PS. I'm ...
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Disable CTRL+` (CTRL+Tilde) Ubuntu 15.04

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and they changed a hotkey. Is there a way to turn off the Systems CTRL+Tilde? It shows a popup in the top right about connection settings, I do not want this. I use hotkey ...
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what do I do with the ubuntu file I downloaded? [duplicate]

I downloaded ubuntu-14.04.02-desktop-i386.iso and have absolutely NO idea what to do next. Where do I go from here?
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Can not sign in in to a website (namely mendeley) on 14.04 32 bit

I do not manage to sign in to my mendeley account. If I go to https://mendeley.com the pages loads (although a bit slow). Once I click sign-in however it loads and loads until the browser tells me ...

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