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Do LTS releases get the newest program versions?

New versions of programs can sometimes be found in the official packages of newer Ubuntu releases. For example, the DAE-software Asunder gets installed in version 2.8-3 in 16.04, while the most ...
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How to unfold Mate Menu on hover (hot corner)

One feature I like in Gnome desktop is the hot corner. it's easy to search for applications using the hot corner and also to look at open windows. Mate menu (could be added using right click --> add ...
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Switching between Ubuntu Flavors [Desktop Enviroment]

I'm a new Linux user and just installed Ubuntu, wanted to try other Desktop Environments however it didn't work. It only loads up with the Lubuntu logo and Login screen, after that It's just Ubuntu. I ...
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How do I return to my OEM, I'm currently using 16.04

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 but I'd like to return to Windows. There is no recovery folder.
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No WiFi networks available - novice Ubuntu user

Recently installed 16.04 on my HP laptop; no WiFi networks showing up under network manager on the dashboard. I've tried installing new drivers but still no luck. The situation is aggravated by the ...
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Ubuntu on AMD Quad-Core A8-7410 APU with AMD Radeon R5

Should I expect any problems during installation/usage of Ubuntu 14.04 (or higher) on an HP laptop with AMD Quad-Core A8-7410 APU and AMD Radeon R5 graphic card? Thanks for your replies in advance!
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I am having the same problem as previous question here is the results from wire-less info script

The results of the wire-less scripts are this link The original question is here My computer is a Lenovo G50-70, and the wireless connection works fine on the windows side. Running 14.04.4
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Trouble installing Ubuntu 16.04 since I got GTX 1070

I was running ubuntu with windows, and once I got my GTX 1070, and installed the nvidia drivers on windows it caused Ubuntu to go black screen whenever I would load it from grub. Additionally my asus ...
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Dell XPS + openssh-server

I've just taken delivery of a Dell XPS 13 notebook with Ubuntu 14.04 installed. I set out to install ssh--- found and installed openssh-client from the repositories with no problem. But when I try to ...
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Is there “All Programs”?

Is there a way for me to find all my installed programs in one place? When using the Launcher, I have to type in the letters of the alphabet to find installed programs.
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Changes via Gio.Settings don't take effect

As the title suggests, I am trying to alter gsettings via python's Gio module on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS ( a user over at Unix & Linux site said the script bellow works on Arch, so it may be Ubuntu-...
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How can I make the file browser sort in ASCII order?

The so called "intelligent sorting" does not make any sense to me. It will put 1z in front of 0005abz. I would like to have sorting order like it used to be: 00056 00056aaa 004abc 03abc 2abc and not ...
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Lost Ubuntu while upgrading

I was upgrading Ubuntu from 14.10 to 15.10. It was almost success, and upgrading came to "installing packages" status. Suddenly my screen became blank and no mouse or keyboard worked (but I could ...
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Dual boot: Black screen after purple screen with logo

I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed along Windows 8.1 running with GRUB2 in a MSI GE60, i7 with an nVidia GeForce GTX card. Out of the blue, today when I try to run Ubuntu, after the purple screen with the ...
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Unable to edit remote files using wine program in Ubuntu 16.04

I often edit remote text files via sftp. I like to use notepad++ for this purpose so I use wine. I mount sftp folders in Nautilus (Files) and open them in Notepad++ like local ones. It works ...
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Disable all GUI Password Prompts permantely

I have searched for documentation on how to do this and everything I have tried has not worked. I realize this is considered unsafe but I am no concerned with this on the laptop I am using. I no ...
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Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I faster on Windows than Linux

I just bought the Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I wireless card for my PC, and it worked right out of the box, which is very nice. I tested the speed on speedtest.net and I was getting about 30 Mb/s, which is ...
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Installing Ubuntu 16.04 - Out of Range issue (in Skylake)

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Studio in a brand new machine. It has UEFI and Grub2. Problem is that after a Ubuntu (Studio) splash screen I get a "signal out of range" error. And all I can do is press ...
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Update notification for user-modified package

For a long time I had a copy of Xournal 0.4.8 which I had modified; update notifications and aptitude never proposed that I "update" it to the repository version (or actually to the version in this ...
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Optical mouse not working after login screen

I'm Using UBUNTU 16.04 and I connected a USB optical mouse to my laptop and It works in login page, But after login it stops working. The last output of dmesg is: usb 2-1.3: input irq status -75 ...
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Is this image only for ARM?

This app told me to download this Ubuntu image so that I can run Ubuntu on top of Android on my phone. But I suspect this image may be for ARM? My phone has an x86 processor. Can I use that app ...
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After recommended boot repair, it showed there is no operation system

I had an dual boot systems with Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 8.1. After I upgrade Win to Win10, there was no grub entry to Ubuntu (or maybe Linux was wiped, but I didn't notice..). I searched online and ...
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No message notification/download skype ubuntu 16.04 when receiving files from contact

I have installed from canonical partner repo along with i386 architechture. Calls work fine, SENDING files work fine. GETTING files: no notification, no download, no file. I haven't really seen ...
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Zombie process (kill both child and parent process)

Question: I want to make sure that both child and parent process are killed and echo if successful or not. I'm new on using bash script and having issue with my output. #!/bin/bash for p in $(ps ...
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Created a dual boot but only boots to Ubuntu

A friend of mine had installed Ubuntu 16.04 using the "Alongside Windows 8" option and now the system only boots to Ubuntu. How can we fix this?
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USB ports all stopped working

I have an Acer E5-571-74F7 running Ubuntu 12.04.5. Recently all the USB ports stopped being recognized. lsusb shows nothing installed in any of them. Headphones, flash drive, logitech mouse. All ...
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Wifi not working on HP laptop with Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 along with Windows 10. But after installation wifi is not working in Ubuntu. For command "rfkill list" it shows only bluetooth and no wlan.
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What is Elementary OS' default Terminal colour scheme?

What is the Elementary OS’ default Terminal colour scheme? How can I have the same on Ubuntu?
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New update came out and messed up my world

A few months ago an update came out. I was running 14.04 LTS and the update crashed my system. I had to revert to 12.04.5 and lost all my files in the process. I would like to upgrade/update but it ...
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suggestions on buying a new laptop 2016 [on hold]

i'm running Ubuntu 16.04 on a Sony vaio with very low hardware that i own since 2009.i'm looking for a great laptop in the market. i thought of Dell XPS 15. but i'm not sure about the problems with ...
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Problem with audio over HDMI

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 and I am having issues with audio over HDMI. At first most applications worked fine but Google Chrome didn't output any audio. This was annoying but I could always use ...
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is snap portable accross other UNIX (example macOS)

I love the idea behind snap and played with it on a Ubuntu VM. Snapcraft Overview Snapcraft is a build and packaging tool which helps you package your software as a snap. It makes it easy ...
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Whisker Menu Ubuntu studio 16.04

How would I restore default settings in the Whisker Menu? Moved some items around and programs in Graphic section disappeared tried adding items and then decided didn't want one told it to delete ...
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Download snap “tmux” from channel “stable” (snap not found)

I installed tmux with snap. Now it seems to be missing from App Store? How to find the reason why missing? It means no updates to tmux? I do something wrong? $ snap changes ID   Status  Spawn         ...
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Xubuntu Keyboard partially responding after lid down only in some applications

Question: why this happens, how to track it down, how to fix? Lid down > Lid up > Keyboard works. Lid down > Lid up > Keyboard in Firefox or Terminal doesn't work, Alt+Tab doesn't work > move (mouse)...
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Lease on wlan0 renews every 15 seconds

Wireless performance is poor--a recent development. The following output repeats every 15 seconds in the syslog file: Jun 25 10:41:00 Bullwinkle dhclient: PRC: Renewing lease on wlan0. Jun 25 10:41:...
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16.04 wont boot from HD or DVD

I upgraded from 15.10 to 16.04 on a Lenovo Thinkpad M78. It booted once after a 15 min wait but after shutdown won't boot from HD or from a 16.04 DVD. Hits the drive a lot and eventually shuts down....
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Missing SDL_ttf.h

I am trying to install Marathon on my laptop. Been following along with the instructions at: https://github.com/Aleph-One-Marathon/alephone/wiki/Linux%20Install%20Instructions#ubuntu. I installed the ...
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yarn-env.sh : command not found

I have Hadoop 2.7.2 installed on Ubuntu 16.04. When I run the command: start-yarn.sh It gives the following output: starting yarn daemons /usr/local/hadoop-2.7.2/etc/hadoop/yarn-env.sh: line 122: ...
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Configure Postfix to work with Gmail and custom domain email (relay)

I'd like to set up custom domain email like john@doe.com and be able to send and receive emails on this account using my Gmail account. In order to do so I've read I need to configure Postfix to ...
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Black screen on Lubuntu

I've got a fresh install of Lubuntu 16.04 with dual boot. It worked well the first few times I started it but it doesn t work anymore. I get a black screen after selecting the default choice in GRUB. ...
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Ubuntu stucks on opening Settings screen

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on my PC (processor AMD Athlon II, RAM 4GB). Installation was successful, but when I open some apps like LibreOffice or System Settings Ubuntu stuck on screen - ...
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Pgadmin3 not working on my ubuntu 15.10

I try to install pgadmin but I get this error when i try to start it: Fatal Error: Mismatch between the program and library build versions detected. The library used 2.8 (no debug,Unicode,compiler ...
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Data recovery from Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have formated my Windows 7 partition in order to install Ubuntu 14.04. But all of my internal HDD data was deleted. How can I recover it now? Currentely my system is Ubuntu 14.04.
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RPi WIFI Dongle 0e8d:761b MediaTek Inc. problem with drivers

I bought USB Dongle WiFi from Ebay and I have problem with drivers. I get CD with this device but I don't know how to install it. On screen shot you can see what CD include. When I put lsusb I am ...
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Does Nautilus exclude any items from its search results?

When I searched for a file called 60-evdev.hwdb using Nautilus for instance, although it took about half an hour, in the end it returned to say that it couldn't find such a file on my machine. ...
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Ubuntu shutdown bricked my external hard drive

How does Ubuntu end processes when it shuts down? Is it possible that shutting down and then unplugging my external hard drive could have broken a path? I have Ubuntu 16.04 and a WD Elements 10A8 1TB ...
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Can you copy multiple files, like photos, on an Ubuntu phone

I have an Ubuntu BQ Aquarius 4.5. Can I copy multiple files onto the clipboard?

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