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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Can't download

When I want to download something when I am running the above on a flash drive it will not save it to anything. If I want to download say Utube where does it save it to. Also how do I get it to print ...
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13.10 won't boot on single boot new ssd disk

I am consistently getting the "ERROR: No boot disk has been detected or the disk has failed." message when trying to boot a fresh install of 13.10 64-bit on a brand new 128 GB SSD disk. I have run the ...
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Errors when trying to install anything

When i want to install any package i getting this: http://pastebin.com/xga4HupK
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How to remove a lot of packages installed at a particular time?

Here is the situation: say, at 17:00, I installed a lot of packages, I can see them in the ubuntu software center history. Also I can see them in the dpkg log file using the method provided by this ...
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-bash: -sudo: command not found

Some dependencies were missing when I installed THC Hydra. I found this site: http://www.aldeid.com/wiki/Thc-hydra which directed me to install the missing package via this line code: sudo ...
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a bug in apt-get?

in an attempt to install cuda, I copy-pasted some apt-get install packages. For unknown reasons the line that ogt run in the end is the following: sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0- the result was ...
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Is Python 2 removed from 14.04 CD images?

I haven't seen an update on this and this page has last been updated late 2013.
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Serial port emulator or simulator

I am running Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS on a PC with no serial ports. I have a Qt application that needs to connect to a serial device. I have written a simulator for this device as well. I need a way of ...
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Where to place my local website?

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04, then I installed lamp-server and placed my webpages in /var/www directory, but when I opened localhost in the browser there was nothing. I think that happened ...
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UAC1 DAC (ODAC) and Ubuntu sound settings

I am trying to get Ubuntu to output I2S output to my ODAC. When I go into sound settings, I get two options. Digital Output (S/PDIF) (IEC958, so it must actually mean S/PDIF...) Analogue Output (This ...
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How to run the MIR desktop preview on 14.04

I'd like to test/run Ubuntu QML apps on the MIR Desktop preview that should be available with 14.04. What are the steps needed to enable a native MIR desktop (preview) session?
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PPTP VPN won't reconnect after faluire

I configured a PPTP vpn in /etc/network/interfaces this way: auto tunnel iface tunnel inet ppp provider server1 The link is correctly broken up on boot or when I issue ifup tunnel, but when it ...
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Settings reset every time laptop is restarted

I am using Ubuntu GNOME 13.10, and my settings always reset every time I restart my laptop! For example, Clementine library is back to empty, default browser is back to Firefox, etc. I need to set my ...
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do-release-upgrade: Failed to configure linux-image-generic (previous on backports kernel)

Because of hardware issues I was on backports-3.11-rc3-1 with Ubuntu 13.4 64bit. Now, after a while I initialized do-release-upgrade. The process stopped with the message that the configuration of ...
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It's 17-04-2014… where's the update to 14.04? [duplicate]

It is 17-04-2014. So why is it still not possible to update from update manager?
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Unable to install BURG

I recently removed my Ubuntu 13.10 and installed 14.04 and I wanted to install burg bootloader, but all the ppas that were working in 13.04 and 13.10 are not working. Please help
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How much does Ubuntu 14.04 cost? [duplicate]

How much does Ubuntu 14.04 cost to purchase? Also, are there different versions, such as Enterprise, Starter, etc?
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Installing Ubuntu on an HP Envy with Windows 8.1

I have read the suggestions on this site and looked at some of the guides online, but none of them seem to resolve my issue. I have followed the following steps: disabled fast boot resized my ...
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Flash Player Web Page Issue

I am using Ubuntu 13.10. When I try to open the Adobe Flash Player download page, Firefox shows an error that it is unable to open the page. It opens other pages fine but no the above page. What can I ...
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do-release-upgrade: python install is corrupted

I was upgrading from 13.10 to 14.04 (dev for now, stable in a few hours) using do-release-upgrade and encountered the following problem: Can not upgrade Your python install is corrupted. Please fix ...
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No wifi with xubuntu 12.04 on Dell Inspiron 8600

I've just installed Xubuntu 12.04 on an old Dell Inspiron 8600 laptop, because of the lack of a pae, and everything works fine except wifi. I've followed the instructions on the Wifi help page and ...
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Software manager

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 on my NEC-Powermate vl280 along with win 7. My problem is that when I try to install something (say vlc) with software center it gets stuck and I have to force close it. This ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 can't boot into unity

I installed ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop but it won't boot into unity just command line and says running in low graphics mode. How do I fix this. I have an HP 15-g029wm laptop with amd radeon hd 3330 ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 - Nautilus encoding issue

Please see the picture below: . As you can see, the names of directories and files have unreadable names. Is there any way to fix this problem in Ubuntu 13.10?
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Grub rescue after removing ubuntu in Windows 8.1

I could install ubuntu 12.04.4 alongside with Windows 8.1 only when the BIOS configuration was changed to "legacy support" and "legacy first" as well as "Boot Secure disabled" using live USB. When ...
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Some programs not displaying on desktop

When I click other programs like Wine, Transmission, System Monitor it appears on the Launcher but not on the desktop. I notice that when you click their icon on the Launcher, there is a blurred ...
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Linux for old PC [duplicate]

I have next PC parameters: 1,6 Ghz processor (AMD Sempron 2000+) 1 GB RAM 80 GB HDD video card RADEON 9250 What linux distribution is good for it? I can use Ubuntu?
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Can't get latest PHP or Pear in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm attempting to install PEAR, and other components.. but getting the following. $ sudo apt-get install php5 libapache2-mod-php5 php5-mysql Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Customizing cinnamon on Ubuntu 13.10

How do you customize the windows of cinnamon, Ubuntu tweak does not work, and CCSM does not work, how can i customize cinnamon,exept the theming in settings ?
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Converting m4a to mp3 using sound converter on Network Attached Storage

I am trying to convert m4a files to mp3 for uploading to an mp3 player that doesn't support m4a. All my music is stored on a Buffalo Network Attached Storage (NAS) and I am using Soundconverter. ...
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I installed Ubuntu 13.10 “inside” Windows 7 but Windows automatically boots

I'm new to Ubuntu (and Linux in general), so bear with me. I burned Ubuntu 13.10 to a DVD and "tried" Ubuntu. Then in the Ubuntu desktop, I selected the install icon for Ubuntu. I got a prompt that ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: mouse and wireless not working on startup

yesterday everything worked fine but today both the mouse/touchpad and the wireless card are not working after boot. The mouse starts to work after a sudo modprobe psmouse but i don't know what to do ...
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mplayer in mobile ubuntu

can we play video by running 'mplayer absolute-file-path' in terminal of ubuntu smartphone ? Also any thoughts about providing gestures , transparent invisible buttons etc. to navigate in video as ...
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Kernel security settings

What is the right security setting for the net.ipv4.conf.all.secure_redirects option in sysctl.conf? Here it sets to 1 and Here sets to 0. Is net.ipv4.conf.default.secure_redirects related to ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installation problems

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Compaq Presario S5010IL desktop with AMD Athlon (tm) XP 2400 2 GHz with 1Gb DDR1 ram. I get the error message "Start loading graphic devices - Fail". How ...
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14.04 Boot takes over an hour

I have a Windows 7 64bit professional dual boot with Ubuntu 14.04 on a Lenovo b570, i3 with 8 GB of ram and over 100 GB free space on the 1 HD. Everything worked well until 2 days ago when both OSs ...
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sound not working ubuntu 12.04

I killed the pulseaudio with 'killall pulseaudio'. and then reinstall pulseaudio. Later i came to know that it is not just enough we have to install the few additional packages for the sound to work. ...
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ubuntu don't show my total hard disk partitions

after installing Ubuntu several time, last time i installed Ubuntu during installation using something else option , i didn't see the windows partition nor other private partitions it only show the ...
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Cannot create wifi hotspot

I used connectify to create hotspot in windows. in ubuntu 12.04 i want to create an hotspot, i tried ap-hotspot to create hotspot but it is showing Your wireless card does not support Access Point ...
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Thoggen DVD Rip Assistance Needed Please

I try to rip a DVD and got this error message. An error occurred: Could not read DVD. This may be because the DVD is encrypted and a DVD decryption library is not installed. What is a decryption ...
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MacBook will not boot after Ubuntu Install

I have an old MacBook laying around not doing much, so I decided to install Ubuntu 13.04 on it, and dual boot with OSX. From within OSX, I repartitioned the drive, reserving half of the 250gb HDD for ...
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Booting issues and GPU detection issues with 13.04 and 13.10

I tried to update 13.04 to 13.10 on my second hard drive earlier today and it ended up not working at all. I've tried boot-repair and everything to get Ubuntu 13.10 to boot up, but only managed to get ...
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Change default username in LiveCD

I've created a custom Ubuntu image for myself using UCK (Ubuntu Customization Kit). My question is: when I boot the image as a LiveCD or LiveUSB, it automatically creates and logs you in to the user ...
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SSH Write Failed: Broken Pipe

I used to be able to connect via ssh (terminal) with the user I have created but now I keep getting: "Write Failed: Broken Pipe" and I can only connect as root In the ssh auth.log I get the following: ...
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gui builder for shell script

Is there any gui builder tool for shell script. So that the interface can be designed by click and drag. Is there any plugins for eclipse or any existing ide to do this?
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Upgrading Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 LTS - failure [on hold]

I ran the command: sudo do-release-upgrade for upgrading Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 LTS/ But it gives the following output: No new release found So what should I do now?
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issue with graphics on motherboard biostar

i am testing right now ubuntu 13.10 x86 on my old computer but i am having an issue whenever i try to start with unbuntu,and it gives me an error that says ¨graphics card could not be detected. you ...
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How do I install an openssl CRL file?

Here's the scenario. Server: Ubuntu 12.04 -- postfix and dovecot Client: Ubuntu 13.10 -- offlineimap and msmtp I'm finishing off my recovery from Heartbleed and want to re-issue my own server ...
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Error when compiling a .bas file using FreeBASIC: Expected End-of-Line, found '['

I tried making a simple code to get into .bas based coding. I was using FreeBASIC code compiler to create my codes. I tried making a simple code that will bring out any text into the terminal. ...
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Start wicd before waiting for network configuration

I have a small, usually headless media server at home, and I'm attempting to change its primary network interface from wired ethernet to WiFi. To that end, I installed wicd, which seems to be great ...

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