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Is there a plugin for Rhythmbox to exit on close?

Is there a way for me to get Rhythmbox to exit when I press the exit button? If not, is there a way to remove the exit button all together? I keep getting tripped up trying to close the music ...
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after i turn my ATI graphics card off,when i suspend my session then i can't log in again[session]

I've Ubuntu 12.04 installed and I've turned graphics card off as it was producing a lot of heat. -Now when I suspend my session then I can't log in again.When I click the power light gets on but the ...
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How to know how dejadup calls duplicity?

I would like to know how dejadup calls duplicity (like which shell command with args) when ask to create a backup. I really like dejadup, but I would like to make a more flexible script by directly ...
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Remove graphical terminal for netbooted image

How do I remove the graphical terminal on a netbooted ubuntu 14.04 based image? I built this from debootstrap and there is no grub because it's used a pxe boot process. Once it boots up the ...
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How can one get newsletter from ubuntu?

I think that every big open source projects has it's news letter. How to receive Ubuntu related news information?
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Disable left alt?

I don't want left alt to do anything, I still want combos like alt-tab to work, but pressing alt shouldn't do anything. By default it focuses the menu, and sometimes makes my cursor flicker. I ...
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I'm facing some overheating troubles with Ubuntu 14.04

I always had overheating troubles with Ubuntu, but this is the first time I'm here asking help. My fans just don't works under Ubuntu. No fans sound. Looks like the Ubuntu can't recognize'em. I got ...
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Ubuntu installation on USB

I have a 8GB pendrive which i want to use as my HDD I want the Ubuntu 14.04 to be installed on USB and i want possibility to save files on the USB, update the system and so on... I was thinking about ...
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Hybrid Suspend in 14.04?

Hybrid suspend was working in 13.10 before upgrade, but no longer. Tried both methods mentioned here How do I use pm-suspend-hybrid by default instead of pm-suspend? but no luck Test for support ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Wireless crash

I am currently trying to run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my Dell Inspiron 7720 stock model, I was attempting to dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 LTS w/ Windows 8.1 SP0. After some issues I was having w/ grub and ...
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Reflink cloning of LXC container on btrfs?

I use btrfs on my system and have created an LXC container with Xubuntu on it. Now I'd like to use that as a base for other containers. Since it's a btrfs, I can use cp --reflink to create a ...
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java applets crashing in 14.04

phet simulations (java applets) continually crash in 14.04 after execution. Icedtea starts loading then the app, gets to 100% then crashes and i get an error message to us the console to clear my ...
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How do i fix ubuntu if it crashes at start up?can i download version 12 anywhere?

Sometimes i can go as far as see icons, most time it will freeze and just a blank screen. I replaced win7. Acer aspire ati 3650. 4gb. It wont let me do anything, reinstalled three times, both with 32 ...
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Dual Booting Ubuntu and Windows 7

i am trying to dual boot my Sony Vaio With InsydeH20 Bios installed. I am using a USB stick for the install. First the installer doesn't see that I have Windows 7 installed on the hard drive. When I ...
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Android Developer Tools Ubuntu 14.04

I recently updated my computer to Ubuntu 14.04, and I really liked and enjoyed all new features, however within an hour or two, my enjoyment ended. I soon learned that the ADT bundle would crash ...
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Upgraded to 14.04 reboot fail

I upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04, and when I restarted the computer and selected Ubuntu, the black screen said: mount: mounting/dev/loop0 on/root failed: Invalid Argument mount: mounting/dev ...
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Can't write bytes: Broken Pipe error

I've looked around on these and other forums, and haven't found a solution that has worked. I have dual booted partitioned windows 7 and ubuntu for a couple of months now. When I boot up, it opens ...
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What's wrong with this patch [DWM] [uselessgaps]

So I installed this patch with sudo patch -p1 < 03-dwm-6.0-uselessgaps.diff it returened no errors so now there is a 1px gap between my tiled windows. But when I open my config.h there is ...
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main menu on multi-window applications

Have any of the developers a recommendation on how to set up multi-window applications so that menus don't become confused and overlay one another? An example is GIMP, which typically has at least ...
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NTFS Freespace Issue: Disk Partitioning for Dual Boot System?

Am about to partition the 1GB HDD on my existing Win8 installation, in preparation for installing Kubuntu 14.04. Issue is that the Win8 partition program is saying that about half of the remaining ...
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How to mix page numbering on LibreOffice Writer

I'm currently preparing a 20-paged document at work and will like to mix page numbers. I will like to number the first 5 pages with Roman numerals (i-v) and start of the last 15 pages with the usual ...
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Launcher for programs which need multiple commands to run

I already installed a program called CadFeko, and I can run it from terminal. To run the program, first I have to run this command . /opt/feko/6.3/bin/initfeko Then I can call the program by ...
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Why am I seeing ???? for app names in Unity Dash

Today, I successfully installed 14.04 on my laptop and desktop. For my installations, I made Korean my default language. The problem began when I logged in to the desktop. In the image, I was going ...
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Ubuntu desktop 14.04 loads very slow and keyboard locks on multiprocessing

I am having the same problem. more than 10 seconds for the desktop to appear (and actually no desktop after backup restore). ON top of that the key board is locked when another process is pending ...
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Workspaces Freeze in 14:04

When exporting images from shotwell within 14.04 Trusty, and you open workspaces, Ubuntu freezes. Only way out is to hard power off system. This fault has occured on two computers in the same office.
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Ubuntu's Software File Type?

I recently tried to install Xara as an alternative to my CorelDRAW, but the file that was downloaded was merely 18.5MB and a .package file. I don't even know what kind of extensions do software for ...
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Windows 7 not showing up in boot after installing Ubuntu

I just installed Ubuntu and upon bootup there is no GRUB, bootloader, or anything. I tried holding down Shift while booting, that brought up GRUB but it did not display Windows 7. I know that Windows ...
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Web App tweak in 14.04?

After upgrading to 14.04, web apps now open in a Firefox window without the FF menus or navigation bar, or option to add tabs. I liked it better with those. I get that web apps are to treat these ...
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WiFi not working, then working Samsung NF310

This "bug" still persists after doing a clean install of 14.04 (coming from 13.10). When I power on, sometimes I just see the WiFi icon animation, trying to connect but not succeeding. I do a power ...
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Why is /bin/true such a large file? How would I find the source code?

I just found out about /bin/true yesterday. I'm not a bash power user by any means, but I decided to check it out. I was surprised to find that it is a 22K file (Ubuntu 12.04), and not one of the ...
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Is there a command line tool that allows online search for linux commands?

I know I can do man commandname to find the docs for a specific command, but many times I simply Google "how to list all installed packages sorted by size" or "how to find file by content in a folder ...
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14.04 freezes on boot after installing ubuntu-touch package

I did apt-get install ubuntu-touch and rebooted by ideapad s10-3t to a black screen with a with a blinking _. How to I boot and use ubuntu-touch?
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“Battery not present” but it is [13.10]

In 12.04 and Windows 8 it recognized the battery just fine.I think it's this version of Ubuntu (13.10) that has the problem.I haven't istalled any updates.Do you think that might be the problem? ...
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Ubuntu14.04: Kernel Panic - not syncing on Hp pavilion a000

I am getting the following error when i try to install Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 on my Hp pavilion a000 or a320n(the front says a320n but back says a000). If any one knows what this is and how i can fix ...
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Laptop won't suspend Ubuntu 14.04

Toshiba Satellite L855D with fresh 14.04 LTS install, will not suspend, screen goes dark for 2 seconds, then shows the lock screen. Another post suggested trying: sudo modprobe toshiba_acpi but ...
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Removing Ubuntu 14.04 and re-install 12.04?

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS from 12.04 LTS and realised that it is simply not right for this particular computer (I do still plan to use 14.04 with my newer machines). I wish to completely ...
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how do speed up my internet?

my Ubuntu machine's internet is relatively slow in comparison to the rest of my family's windows machines which almost always have internet at full bars.(mine is normally 2 of 4)
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Using the Ubuntu installer partition manager?

I'm about to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my PC. I have created an extended partition and inside that created a 24GB logical ext4 partiton for Ubuntu and a 2GB logical swap area. I've gone into the ...
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How Can I get Xubuntu to give me the option for additional drivers? (looking for NVIDIA drivers)

I will start with a disclaimer: I have been using Xubuntu for a few years now, but I would still consider myself a beginner. When I first installed(12.04) my computer detected that there were ...
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Clear Bling Vgrabber malware from Chromium

When asked to bring up my chrome bookmarks, I got the dreaded Vgrabber and Bling. On Windows 8.1 I would likely just run a system restore. I wiped my computer clean when I installed Ubuntu, so I ...
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Unable to close error message window

have a weird issue, when ever i plug in iphone into my ubuntu 13.10. I get this error Not much of an issue, the annoying thing is I cannot close this dialogue. Clicking Ok does nothing and ...
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How to upgrade Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 if I have dual boot with windows 7?

I have dual boot with Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows 7, and I would like to upgrade Ubuntu to 14.04 but still retain my windows 7, help! I have a DVD with the ubuntu 14.04 ISO
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I'm new and need help with Ubuntu Server

I am very new to Ubuntu Server and before I install it on a dedicated machine I have a few questions. Do I need to put it on a virtual machine? Can I use Ubuntu Server to run Minecraft Servers off ...
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lazarus version issue

I installed Lazarus 1.0.10 from Ubuntu, but installed FPC-SRC 2.6.2 from SourceForge. I got down grade to 1.0.10 when I first run Lazarus after that I got leaks package does not exist every time I run ...
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How do i fix my touch screen which doesnt work most of the time?

my (Acer) touch screen only works part of the time. frequnetly not working so i have no idea when it will work. is there something i can do to fix it
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Why is dd creating an enormous file when I try to create a backup disk image?

I've been trying to get CUDA to work on my system and in the process of messing with nvidia drivers I have broken ubuntu badly enough that I've had to reformat my drive partition multiple times. I've ...
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tar delete progress not shown?

I was trying to use tar command , --delete option and met some problems. There are two things I don't understand: when using --verbose option with combination of --delete option, nothing shows as ...
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REMMINA - White screen until I press CTRL+T - Ubuntu 14.04

I have Remmina 0.9.99.1 on Ubuntu 14.04. When I choose a server from the list of connections, Remmina connects to the server but the entire screen is white. If I press Ctrl +T, then the desktop shows ...
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Which version should I download? [duplicate]

I want to download Ubuntu 14.04 (and I know this will kind of sound newbie-ish but here goes) which one should I download? Usually, I would pick the 32-bit version but it says for computers with less ...
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Problem with steam on lubuntu 14.04

Pretty simple problem - steam installed, then a thing came up saying it need to install more files. It runs, and then at the end tells me things are missing from my 32x library? If you need more info ...

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