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Unable to install Ubuntu from USB

Earlied, I tried to install Ubuntu with Win7, and it works. But somehow I broke it, with some prompt like grub rescue, so I decide to reinstall Ubuntu again. I use Universal USB Installer with Ubuntu ...
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held-back packages and dist-upgrade

I understand that apt-get dist-upgrade will cause held-back packages to be installed. But when is this a good idea and when is it not a good idea?
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Laravel Failed to open stream warning in Ubuntu 14

I am new in Ubuntu and try to migrate a laravel app to ubuntu. Please take a look at below steps done. 1.Copied my laravel project and upload database. 2.Started my Xampp server and pointed my ...
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Cannot get Ubuntu 14.04 or 14.10 to install on windows 8.1 machine

I created the USB with Universal USB Installer, I have an Intel i5-3570k and AMD Radeon HD 7800 card with two monitors plugged in. When I boot to the device, I see the normal menu then when I select ...
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Open GL 4.0 not working

I recently purchase an OpenGL4.0 game, and it is not loading with the error message of Open GL 4.0 or higher not found I am assuming this is an issue with my drivers, however when I look to ...
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The indicator-netspeed is not displayed

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I want to install this indicator https://github.com/mgedmin/indicator-netspeed So, I pasted this into my Terminal sudo apt-get install build-essential ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 sometimes hang after waking up

I'm using Dell Optiplex 9020. And i install Ubuntu 14.04. But sometimes (not every time) after waking up my computer from suspend state. it will hang in the log in screen, i can't input anything, ...
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Changing the default mail client in Ubuntu 14.04 MATE

After installing Opera, my default mail client is always the browser (for mailto but also in LibreOffice). Changing the settings in System -- Settings -- Preferred Applications does not work at all. ...
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No option to “Install Alongside Windows 8.1”

I have partitioned 15gb off of my Hard Drive to install Ubuntu 10.04.1 alongside my existing install of Windows 8.1. I have burnt Ubuntu 10.04.1 to a disk. this is what I did. When I boot from the ...
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accessing ubuntu teminal sessions

Is it possible to access a terminal session after closing terminal? I ran into some interesting information about my installation of Ubuntu using the terminal, and I would like to retrieve that ...
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Is there any way to use ubuntu to convert an ISO to DMG?

I have an intel Imac (early 2006). I recently decided to install ubuntu on it as the sole OS as it was running 10.4.11 and was unable to meet my current needs. The optical drive on it is broken, so ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 freezes/crashes

So I have been using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for 2 days until I updated to 14.10 yesterday because LTS was freezing and required a hard restart a lot. Sadly updating did not make anything better and Ubuntu ...
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How do I use the set command to find directories in my path?

I am taking a linux class this semester and one of the questions on a lab is: Use the set command to find out all directories in your path. Normally, I would just use $PATH to find out the ...
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Steam not launching on 14.04.1 please help!

Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0_client) [xcb] Extra reply data still left in queue [xcb] ...
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Steam error. Could not find required OpenGL entry point

Just downloaded a game on steam and when I try to press play I get this error http://i.imgur.com/jUtUgtP.png I'm on a HP Chromebook 14 running both Chrome OS and Ubuntu Unity (12.04 since 14.04 ...
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How do Install additional apps on Ubuntu Touch

I found a post saying that you need to search the Apps scope on the device by swiping up from the bottom. I swipe and I swipe untill my fingers are raw and bloody but nothing happens. I can bring up ...
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USB (mouse/keyboard) turn off selecting Windows from GRUB

I completely reformatted a drive and set up the partitions as I wanted them. First I installed Windows 7 and things were smooth (keyboard mouse worked) Then I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and Grub and ...
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Getting No Such File in Directory running wget script

I'm very new to Ubuntu and scripting. I am a Windows sysadmin. I need to schedule a .csv download once a day for my job. First I tried to use the windows version of WGET and had was able to create ...
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Automatically copy (sync) Fotos from camera (mtp)

I'm using cuttlefish to start a script which is supposed to automize the workflow with respect to my camera. My camera (Sony A7) offers two usb modes that make sense: mass storage - this does not ...
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Scanning on Canon PIXMA MP270 does not work with Ubuntu 14.10

After upgrading to ubuntu 14.10 my MP270 no longer scans. Xsane recognises the scanner but does not scan and give a message "Window is not responding". Simple Scan gives a similar result. Printing ...
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Smallest ubuntu install : ubuntu-minimal, ubuntu-server..etc

I am trying to trim down hard drive space requirements of ubuntu; for that reason, I am trying to get a bare minimum install of ubuntu I tried (using a preseeding file) install the target as ...
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Wireless broadcom network card not working still [duplicate]

Network card wifi not working thats all the info but i still cant get wifi to work Can somebody plz help?
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Is Ubuntu 12.04 still vulnerable to the GHOST bug?

The GHOST vulnerability was announced this week. I've got a system that's running Ubuntu 12.04 appears to be vulnerable. No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu ...
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upgrading from 14.04 to 14.10

Every time I search for new software on my Asus c200, it informs me that I have 14.10 available to upgrade. But upon clicking the upgrade tab nothing happens. It don't ask for my authentication ...
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The most important linux's services for servers

Since Linux servers let running services for instance,apache or samba etc. I think it's an important issue to know which and how many services usually run in Linux servers. What I mean is, as a ...
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Is Pear OS 8 Updating possible?

So I was able to get my hands on a copy of Pear OS 8. I just want to know if it can update to Ubuntu 14.04 while still having the same UI. I'm pretty sure it runs 13.04.
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Flash player blocked?

When I go to websites using Flash in Firefox, I get this warning: This plugin is vulnerable and it should be updated. Mozilla's plugin check agrees: Adobe Flash Player Shockwave Flash 11.2 ...
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No Audio on Ubuntu-Mini-Remix

I'm using ubuntu-mini-remix to build a network-booting live OS which loads a remote desktop client and logs users into their virtual desktop environments. I've gotten everything to work except the ...
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Black screen when trying to install lubuntu

I have been trying to install lubuntu using a USB. however whenever I try to boot up the usb to install lubuntu I see a copyright screen that lasts less than 1 second, after that the screen goes ...
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Failed to connect to Cisco anyconnect VPN via openconnect

I've read several texts about this on the web and this site but couldn't solve the issue.I have network-manager-openconnect and network-manager-vpnc plugins installed on Ubuntu 14.04 (for GUI usage). ...
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How to set up the alcatel onetouch x602d modem?

i have a modem 3g alcatel x602d and i have installed the latest USB_modeswitch but it work like a cd or usb and i don know how to set it up please help its my only way to connect to the internet ...
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Can you update from Ubuntu 12.04.1 to 14.04.1 on powerpc?

I have an iBook G4 that has Ubuntu 12.04 (precise) installed on it. Update Manager says there i can update to 14.04.1 LTS, and I would like to know whether or not I can update without any serious ...
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Dual boot problem win8.1/ubuntu14.4

I need to know how to get to Ubuntu directly without opening Windows 8.1 Then i have to go to Metro screen and press Power icon and holding Shift key and clicking on Restart Choose, I want to know how ...
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Unable to boot Windows 8.1 anymore

I have a Dell laptop which came with Windows 8.1 pre-loaded. I decided to dual boot with ubuntu 14.04.10 and everything was working fine. I was able to boot to both windows 8.1 and ubuntu 14.04.10 ...
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Trying to boot to USB stick

I have gone through the intial steps and downloaded the files to a USB drive. I have setup my computer to boot to USB. When I try to do install and run the file I'm using the Boot from CD. I ...
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Ubuntu not booting unless flash drive installed from plugged in?

I recently put Ubuntu on a flash drive then installed it onto my computer, but now the computer will not boot unless the flash drive is plugged in. It is still iffy with it plugged in and only boots ...
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Java/Linux/Docker 101: java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: java/time/ZoneId

I am trying to run a jar inside a docker. I took the following steps: sudo docker pull java sudo docker run -i -t java /bin/bash (In docker) curl -LO ...
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Xubuntu 14.04: Multi-screen configuration doesn't load at startup

I have two monitors, I created a script with Arandr to configure the desktop for them. This script is located here : ~/.screenlayout/dualscreen.sh and is executable. When I run it in a shell, it ...
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Login issue 14.10

I was updating my system and when I rebooted it had changed back to ubuntu 14.10 from ubuntu gnome and I was unable to login. I have not changed my password
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Ubuntu crash when using ubuntu native application on 14.04

First of all, my apologies if my question has already had answer. The problem is I don't know what keyword to search. My laptop is a dual boot windows 8 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. And since yesterday I ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet: Why do GTK apps look ugly?

I'm running Kubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet Alpha 2. I am a KDE fan and love Plasma 5. However, I have this problem where GTK apps look like crap. Screenshots: Thunderbird: Upload boxes: This is ...
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OSError: [Errno 101] Network is unreachable

When doing a network broadcast from Python, I get this: OSError: [Errno 101] Network is unreachable My code is as follows: def send(ip, message): sock = socket.socket(socket.AF_INET, ...
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Command to sleep (put into low power state) and scheduled task to wake back up [duplicate]

I can use sudo pm-hibernate to put my laptop into a low power state, but I have to press the power button to turn it back on. Is there a way I can put it into a low power state that can then be turned ...
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How to figure out whether a package is already installed?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 as a guest on a windows host. Before installing GCC, I need to make sure that the following packages are installed: GMP, MPFR and MPC I checked the Ubuntu package site ...
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Weird problem with GTK/WM

Today I started experiencing this weird bug in Ubuntu, possibly in GTK? where it seems like some theme aspect is bugging out or not loading correctly. Sadly I am not familiar with this part of the ...
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Problems with Kdenlive not cutting videos

I use kdenlive for video editing but sometimes it does not cut the video (in the final render) where I had it cut (in the program). Is there a way to know where it will be cutting the video in the ...
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Dual Boot Ubuntu and Windows on Two Separate Hard Drives

I dual booted my desktop with windows first onto a solid state, and then ubuntu onto a normal hard drive. Then I had the problem of not having the option of booting into Windows anymore. I am not sure ...
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How do I make a bootable usb drive for ubuntu? [duplicate]

How do I make a bootable usb drive from the .iso file? Using windows 7 on a lenovo x140e.
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How to automaticly open a URL at specific times each day

I am using kubuntu 14.04. I have installed cron using sudo apt-get install cron, and then I created this file in IDLE, called openurl.py. #!/usr/bin/env python import webbrowser ...
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SFTP for 2 different accounts in Ubuntu Server 14.10

I would like to ask how to make 2 different accounts for an SFTP login with my dedicated server (Ubuntu Server 14.10). The two account: A1 and A2 are the example names. After the Apache server (an ...

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