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Having trouble installing Netgear WNDA3100v2 Drivers on Ubuntu 14.04.2?

I have recently installed ubuntu 14.04.2 and am new to it and want to install my drivers for the wdna3100v2 but however, when I open the driver's installation it tells me to insert the usb driver to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 is laggy only after I log in

When I start Ubuntu it's fine, but after I login it is slow and laggy. It runs fine after it suspends and I log back in, but I don't want to do this every time. So what can I do? (I run Ubuntu 14.04.2 ...
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Screen scaling corruption after error dialog

I got an old laptop (Lenovo X300) someone was throwing out and decided to put Ubuntu on it. I haven't messed with Linux much since the Redhat 6 days. Periodically, an error dialog pops up saying an ...
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how to install plugin for python v2.7

I tried to run a video DVD and it says you need to install plugin for python v2.7. I am using Ubuntu 13.04.I am very new with ubuntu. what codes shall i have to write to download the plugin and to ...
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wireless network adapter supported on ubuntu?

I would like to know if my network adapter is in anyway compatible with Ubuntu. Dual booting Ubuntu 15.04 with windows 8.1 on an HP Pavilion G6 1d98dx. I've tried so many different distros but the ...
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ipv6 ssh connection with nautilus (rsp. nemo)

I want to establish an ssh connection to a server with an ipv6 adress via nautilus, nemo, or any equivalent gui file browser. the ssh connection via terminal works just fine. However as soon as I ...
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What music app do I install on my new BQ Ubuntu phone? And where to get it from?

Subject says it all. What music app do I install on my new BQ Ubuntu phone? And where to get it from? (I'm new to Ubuntu, let alone a smart phone :)
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Trying to disable a working site; a2dissite returns 'ERROR: Site [such] does not exist!'

I am new to website setups, never used a web server before this recent little while. I am stumped by this basic step, though; I cannot stop a working site with the a2dissite command: $ sudo ...
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How to ssh to Pre-built Snappy Ubuntu Core for BBB?

Following instructions on page - https://developer.ubuntu.com/en/snappy/start/#try-beaglebone - after I put SD card in with the pre-built snappy ubuntu core (ubuntu-15.04-snappy-armhf-bbb.img) and ...
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How do I get out of root@ubuntu:~#

I powered off my pcDuino system and now I am getting errors and eventually ending up in root@ubuntu:~#. When I try to "exit" the root super user it only shows my last login on tty1 as being in root. I ...
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I can not update my ubuntu 13.04

sudo apt-get update I tried to copy and paste the result here, but it shows i need more than 10 reputations to post more than 2 links.I am very new with ubuntu and i dont know abot reputations also. ...
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PostgreSQL User Authorization/Configuration Issues

I've installed postgresql 9.3, but can't get any users authorized. I also can't use initdb or pg_ctl. I can't find pg_hba.conf either.
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No linux bootable USB's loading

First I decided on Linux Mint 17.2, created a bootable USB with pendrivelinux and away I went. The mint logo came up, i chose to run mint, and then, my monitor went all blocky and showed part of my ...
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Server System Installation Does not support Display Port Monitor

Ubuntu 12.04 system-installation does not create a system that correctly recognizes and uses a display port monitor. The target system has an Intel Atom E3845 processor with DP++ graphics. The install ...
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Is it possible to have an “Always on top” feature in Lubuntu 14.04?

I'm using Lubuntu 14.04 64 Bit and I need to have the "Always on top" feature so I can have any window always visible if I need to. I've searched a lot up and down, but to my surprise I could not ...
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What Does DD Stand For?

I'm using dd to copy an image onto a USB. But what does dd stand for? I understand its use, but not what dd actually stands for. It doesn't even say in the man page.
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Removing 2nd instance of Software Center and creating shortcut

2 questions... Using the app finder I found the app center that I had installed. In fact TWO instances. Can I delete one leaving the other? Command? Also, Is there a way to create a shortcut for the ...
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Sound lower than usual

The sound seems quite low than when I used Windows. I recently changed. What might be causing it? I tried the sound box on another device and it works fine.
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Lubuntu 14.04 US international, accents stop working randomly on different apps

Out of nowhere some apps fail to accentuate characters. So, if i type ' + e i just get e instead of é even though though it was previous working normally. For example, now firefox and lxterminal ...
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a installed ubuntu 14.04 on hp625 laptop and my cpu temp is constatly at 90 degress ,myfan is spining when my lapyop reches 90 degress

Help pleasee,my cpu temp is to high ,and my fan is spining once in the minute,please help .a installed ubuntu 14.04 and my temperatures are going very wild,my fan is spining when my cpu temp reaches ...
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Samsung M2020 on Ubuntu

I'm new to linux and I know nothing about coding and using the terminal. I searched google for a way to connect Samsung M2020 printer to my computer running ubuntu but i didn't find. What should I do ...
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Can't get Ubuntu to dual boot with windows 8.1

I've been trying for a few days to get this to work but I can't get both Ubuntu 14.04.2 to dual boot with Windows 8.1. These are the steps I followed: Install Windows and during installation I ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 randomly shutting down when playing minecraft

I'm new to Ubuntu and my computer randomly shuts down (completely shuts down, screen goes black for a while then it turns off). So far I've only seen the problem while playing Minecraft, but I ...
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Lubuntu: Make Control+Alt+T open a new terminal on top of all windows?

I'm using Lubuntu. Whenever I open a terminal using Ctrl+Alt+T, it opens lxterminal behind whichever window is currently focused. Is there any way for this shortcut to open lxterminal on top of all ...
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Upgrade from 14.10 to 15.04

I upgraded from 14.04 to 15.04 via apt-get update && apt-get upgrade. Wi-Fi doesn't work. Could you help me? I have laptop Sony Vaio VPCSE2F1E. barwnikk@barwnikk-VPCSE2F1E:~$ sudo iwconfig ...
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Ubuntu phone terminal port forwarding

When forwarding is enabled to a specific server the process gets stopped? And why is telnet client not available? Can it be installed? Why isn't it possible to use scp? Files do not get copied onto ...
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Ubuntu won't install/boot correctly

Completely new Comp Sci. enthusiast here, so please explain in great detail. I have an old family computer that crashed that I'd like to use as a Ubuntu machine. We sent it to the repair shop, and it ...
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Do WiFi networks see the MAC address the PC or the wireless card?

I'm temporarily living in managed accommodation with no wired network so I purchased a WiFi card for my headless server. It authenticates devices by MAC address and I'm not sure which address to tell ...
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ubuntu-15.04 Internet connection must be selected and password entered each time I reboot

While traveling, I bought Ubuntu magazine with 15.04 DVD attached. I installed it in the motel room. I seemed to work great. I am now back home. Each time I reboot my laptop, I must select the ...
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how do i send a command to execute on a terminal?

I am executing system ("./get_emotion.sh"); which opens a terminal and establishes some connections. Then it requires this input set all evi . I have tried using && in system() to send input ...
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Display attached via mini-HDMI only found when it's on at start up

I have a TV attached via mini-HDMI to my NVIDIA graphics card. Everything works fine except that nvidia-settings only shows that display if it is turned on while Ubuntu is starting. If it is off and I ...
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Upgrading CUDA from 6.5 to 7

On Ubuntu 14.04, I have CUDA 6.5 installed. I want to upgrade to CUDA 7.0. So, I followed the instructions at Installing and testing CUDA in Ubuntu 14.04, but using the CUDA 7 run file instead of CUDA ...
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Why does my VirtualBox application not show at Command key / VirtualBox?

Most of my applications are available with "Windows" key followed by the first few letters of the program name. VirtualBox does not do that. I installed it using the downloaded deb file. It runs ...
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How to repair missing GPG public keys for packages

Earlier today I was removing VirtualBox, and when removing its public key, I accidentally instead of putting the key ID, put the fingerprint: sudo apt-key del 7B0F AB3A 13B9 0743 5925 D9C9 5442 2A4B ...
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Should I continue dual-booting?

I'm running Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, I'm thinking of uninstalling Windows but I want to have a feel of Windows 10 first. I thought of using Ubuntu and running a virtual machine for windows, ...
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Install Older Ubuntu on 14.04 Machine

I am in immediate need of installing 10.04 in a laptop that is currently 14.04 (Only Ubuntu). And I have to do this using a USB stick or pendrive only. I tried using LinuxLiveUSB creator or using ...
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Executing Pure Data Patch from within Python/Shell on Raspberry Pi

I am searching for a way to execute a Pure Data patch from within a Python/Shell script. I have the PD patch (called sf.pd) on my Pi in a folder called /home/pi/pd. To execute the PD patch from the ...
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Installing brackets

I'm trying to install brackets.i've used the dpkg command.i've checked /opt and there's a new folder called Brackets.What should i do with it in order to run brackets? When i type brackets in ...
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How to flash Meizu MX4 ubuntu edition with another channel?

I tried to flash my just received Meizu MX3 Ubuntu edition to the rc-proposed channel by using ubuntu-device-flash touch --channel ubuntu-touch/rc-proposed/meizu.en but I got the unable to enter ...
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Files getting deleted/removed

I have Ubuntu 12.04 alongside Windows 8.1.Whenever I turn off Windows and start Ubuntu some of the old files that were there in D,E and F drives gets deleted/removed. And they sometimes get restored ...
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Ubuntu phone Meizu MX4 scope Nearby not working?

With location enabled (location detection and GPS) and "Enable location data" in nearby scope it still doesn't come near a correct location. Google maps is also not able to determine the position. Is ...
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My desktop motherboard broke a DIMM socket and so Windows gives me Blue Screens of Death [on hold]

Would Linux give me a problem like this? (I know Linux doesn't get many problems.) If it's possible to get a problem because of the mobo, are there tests I can run to test if there might be one?
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could not execute a file generated by php from terminal

I am trying to execute a file from terminal generated by PHP. When i manually type the file, its executing the perfect. But when it is generated by PHP program, it throws an error. The permission of ...
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Default GNU screen “screens”

As the title says, I would like to set up GNU screen on my headless box such that when it starts up with some screens already running. My .bashrc file runs screen on the first login with screen -xRR ...
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Is anti-virus software needed for Ubuntu? [duplicate]

We have a lab of 8 computers that are using Ubuntu. Is there any anti-virus software that we need or do we even need to worry about viruses on Ubuntu?
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Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter installation under 14.04

I am trying to install the Asus USB-N53 wifi adapter and followed the instructions in How do I install an Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter? and 14.04 - Installing Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter failing The wifi ...
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Prevent encrypted drive from mounting in /media

I recently installed 14.04 and am trying to get my encrypted external drive to automount in the folder /usbbackup. Before the reinstall, I made copies of my fstab and crypttab. The relevant lines ...
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dpkg-sig produces no output

Installed dpkg-sig to verify a package - it produces no meaningful output, just "processing" and then no result either way (signed or not signed correctly). Example: $ dpkg-sig -c ...
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Grub does not install, setting up dualboot 14.04 with Windows 8.1

I have a Dell Inspiron 15, 1Tb HDD and 8Gb SSD, with pre-installed Windows 8.1. I have been trying for an embarrassing amount of time to set up dualboot with Ubuntu 14.04. I have gone through these ...
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(noob) driver for GTX 970 install issues

Sorry, it's my first time on a Linux system and I'm totally lost. I want to install the NVidia driver because I'm stuck with a 1024 x 768 resolution and I think my GPU doesn't work properly with the ...

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