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Pidging IRC Notifications

Done a bit of reading but can't find any answers, and most of the questions were asked years ago. With the "Libnotify" plugin enabled on pidgin, I get balloon notifications when I receive a new IM ...
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Trash crash Ubuntu 14.04

I am using ubuntu 14.04 64bit unity and when I am trying to delete the files from Trash Nautilus and gvfsd seem to use 100% of processor and does not delete my files after all. I tried to delete my ...
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Mounting HDD Problem

Why does not the Ubuntu mount HDDs automatically when its launching ? Moreover, I cannot "chmod +x" to the files in the HDDs after mounting. They are formatted NTFS. If NTFS is not compatible with ...
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Realtek 8723be Wifi card not working

I m unable to get my realtek wifi card 8723 working on backtrak5 even i have i installed the firmware bin.Please help.
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download no machine v 3.5

I am looking for no machine version 3.5 for Ubuntu 14.10 64 bit. I did install v4 before and it's not stable and watching videos is a little bit slow. I read that 3.5 is better and is there a ...
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I always get “Invalid password” on my first attempt to log in after a long lock

At work I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and before I go home I lock it with Win+L. Without fail, when I come in the next morning my first attempt to unlock the computer will be met with Invalid password no ...
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Permission Denied: search permissions are missing on a component

/var/log/apache2/error.log: [Fri Mar 06 10:13:27.939634 2015] [core:error] [pid 12825] (13)Permission denied: [client 114.76.171.198:33989] AH00035: access to /servers/get denied (filesystem path ...
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How to get Xubuntu Panel back to original state

I heavily edited the panel bar to look similar to the Chrome OS panel, but I have grown tired of it and I want to go back to it's former state. I have a basic idea of how it was but I can't get the ...
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How to open or mount unopenable or unmountable ISO

I downloaded two isos. But I couldn't open them with Ark. So I installed 7zip using wine (software called wine, not the actual wine). And was able to open and extract one of them, but still unable to ...
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Keyboard not working on Ubuntu 14.10

I was running Windows 7 Ultimate and everything was fine, but it was a resource hog. Since I'm a pentester too, I decided to make the switch to Ubuntu 14.10. Everything's fine and nice, except that ...
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Chrome Ash full screen

With "google-chrome --open-ash" chrome starts in ash mode, but how to create launcher to start in fullscreen (not kiosk mode but the same as F11)?
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My problem is “I have to move the cursor (mouse) more up and to the left (1 cm) of the link that i want to open, for really open the link”

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS with the respectives updates. The problem is very simple, but really i want solve it. I suppose that is related with the mouse configuration. When i clic any ...
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Customized Kubuntu 14.04 LTS: Problems in Virtualbox

So I made a customized Kubuntu with BlackLabImageCreator, the .iso is 3GB large. My problems now are that: 1. It's slow as hell, I tested with a "normal" Kubuntu 14.04 iso, it ran pretty smooth. 2. I ...
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Is my system frozen?

I know Linux rarely freezes, but how can I know if it has? I have 8gb of ram, of which two are allocated to qemu, installing kali linux. The freeze happened when it was writing the system down to ...
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repeatedly asked for admin password

With a brand-new Ubuntu 14.04 installation I streamed the third period of a hockey game last night. It was literally the first time I used this new computer. It connected to wifi no problem, and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 does not support Windows TrueType(Symbol) fonts?

I've been trying to copy "Symbol.ttf" font from my Windows 7 laptop to my Ubuntu desktop. I know, I know, EULA probably does not allow me to do that, and I could browse the pages I need via my ...
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Please Help me! Cant get my Wireless to work

i try to get my wireless adapter to work on Kali Linux (3.18.0-kali3-amd64). I read lots of post abot exactlly that topic, but none of that worked for me. I have a D-LINK WIRELESS ADAPTER DWA-171 i ...
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how to pause iterations in middle?

Currently I am executing file in ubuntu for various iterations. KIndly tell me how to pause the iterations in between and resume the same. Thanks in advance.
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igpu and nvidia

I would like to connect 3 monitors to my computer. The problem is that the nvidia card i have does not support 3 monitors. So i connect 2 of them in the gpu (ASUS GTX 560 Ti) and the other in the igpu ...
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Why does adb autostart and how do I prevent it?

I have noticed adb is constantly running on my system, even though I haven't added it to (and can't it in) any startup lists. Even more, if I kill the process it seems to self-restart after a while: ...
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df is omitting some whole parts of my fs / disks. Is there something wrong?

I'm having only partial output from df comand above. Notice that /home and /var mount points do not appear anywhere. And indeed, a full disk is almost missing in this output. ...
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Replacing WIndows 8.1 within Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am in the process of wiping my Windows 8.1 install and replace it with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, but have the following queries pls, prior to doing anything: 1) Will I be able to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ...
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boot screen display issue of toshiba satellite U205-S5022 on ubuntu 14.04

i recently installed ubuntu 14.04 on my toshiba satellite u205-S5022,an 8 year old device,replacing windows xp. when i boot,the screen flickers for 6 minutes with ubuntu logo on it.Then the flickering ...
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ubuntu 12.04 / Could not write bytes: broken pipes

i installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS yesterday on my new thinkpad netbook. By starting the netbook i see a three line message : could not write bytes: broken pipes could not write bytes: broken pipes could ...
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Bluefish won't run

Worked for a while. This is the error: ** (bluefish:11390): WARNING **: Couldn't register with accessibility bus: Did not receive a reply. Possible causes include: the remote application did not ...
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Not able to boot after installing ubuntu 14.04 on a brand new dell precision tower 5810

I've just acquired recently a brand new Dell Precision Tower 5810 with preinstalled Win7 pro. It has 2 disks 4TB each. I tried to install Ubuntu 14.04 as the primary OS wiping everything from the ...
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Why Gnome Terminal doesn't display an specific font as available

Commands I've tried: sudo updatedb sudo fc-cache -fv sudo reboot Dispite this I was unable to make Monofur font to display as available for the Gnome Terminal in a machine with Ubuntu 14.10 ...
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bash script to cd into an USB device

i am creating a simple updater for a program which will be ran on an Odroid C1 with Ubuntu 14.04 Server.. Preamble 1) i want the updater.run downloaded from my server and placed into an USB; then ...
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XPS13 Touchpad Issues with 14.04.2

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 on my Dell XPS13 (windows version, not a developer sputnik version). For the most part this has worked ok -- the main issues lie with the touchpad, after booting the ...
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Why so many Reboots

I have a site that has 3 servers running Ubuntu 14.04.2. In the last couple of weeks I have had several updates that require a system reboot. I ran a system running unix that went years without a ...
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/var/spool/postfix/etc/hosts is not sync with etc/host

/var/spool/postfix/etc/hosts is not sync with etc/host file. I am using nscd and editing hosts file through etc/hosts. If I delete /var/spool/postfix/etc/hosts, would it recreate itselft safely?
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can't seem to scp from an Ubuntu Virtual Box

I'm trying to scp from a virtual box of Ubuntu to my school's web server. I've followed the instructions seen here: How to SCP a file(s) from Ubuntu Virtual Machine to Remote Web host? and I can't ...
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How can i fix this broadband connection on Ubuntu 14.04?

I've setup & configuration PPPOE broadband connection establish via sudo pppoeconf command in Ubuntu 14.04, but suddenly my connection problem like skype is on and with google serach is ok. but i ...
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When I yurn the monitor on the screen says, input out of range, how do I fix this?

My computer was working fine a few days ago now when I turn it on it displays that message, I dont know what the problem is Ive tried unplugging and plugging all the cords but it seems not to be ...
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WIFI Mediatek MT7630 not working on ubuntu 14,04, need help

My laptop asus x550cc has a wifi adapter mediatek MT7630E and it doesn't work on ubuntu. In the Internet there are drivers, but the install doesn't work, comes up with error. Need help with
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hdmi not showing up in xrandr

Everything used to work until recently. Now, whenever I connect my HDMI monitor to my laptop nothing happens. Running xrandr doesn't show the HDMI output. Can anyone help out? I've been trying to fix ...
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USB or PS/2 wake from suspend of Fujitsu Esprimo USDT C5730 with Lubuntu

Machine: Fujitsu Esprimo USDT C5730 Processor: 2 Duo E7300 Ubuntu: Lubuntu 14.04.2 LTS (Trusty Tahr) The BIOS seems doesn't have any option to choose what wakes the pc. Just for turning ON the ...
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Authentication not working properly after using fingerprint authentication in Ububtu 14.04

I installed fingerprint-gui to use fingerprint scanner in my thinkpad. The commands used were sudo apt-add-repository ppa:fingerprint/fingerprint-gui && sudo apt-get update sudo ...
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How to delete folder with \ in name?

I used pscp to copy files from my pc to my server. Because my pc here is running windows and the server is on linux, i kind of messed up the \ and / and as it happens, in my server there is now a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 is shut-down without prompting

After I installed Wine on Ubuntu 14.04 and some proprietary softwares, my computer have been shut down automatically without asking me! Can anyone here help me please?
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webapps control and transparency review

there is a lack of information about this, most people just want to disable, for example what Amazon WebApp is doing ? does add referrals cookies ? does it sends any data like mouse pointer ...
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Creating debian package of C# app with desktop icon

I am new to ubuntu 14.10 ,i have C# application.i want to make its debian package. and when i install this package on other ubuntu 14.10 machine ,after installing it should give desktop icon of ...
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rack server won't start

I am a beginner to ruby and rack ; trying to start a rack server and the rackup config.ru command does nothing. right now my rackup file is #!/usr/bin/env ruby require "rack" Rack::Server.start ...
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Is there a way to recover ubuntu 14.04 to a previous configuration?

I am a newbie in Ubuntu and I know that in windows we are able to recover the system to a previous configuration. Some days ago I was trying to install a python package and I think I did a lot of ...
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nvidia prime dual monitors

After I fix nvidia prime black screen issue thanks to http://vxlabs.com/2015/02/05/solving-the-ubuntu-14-04-nvidia-346-nvidia-prime-black-screen-issue/ I can't set up dual monitors. In one time I have ...
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Error sudo: add-apt-repository: command not found

When i run in terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa log here: sudo: add-apt-repository: command not found i tried to run sudo apt-get install software-properties-common but ...
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Gtk FlowBox - buttons in box clickable area tiny [migrated]

I've created a GtkFlowBox into which I've added a load of buttons and am trying to catch clicks on these buttons with a function which, for the moment, simply outputs the selected button. However, the ...
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Continous humming kind of sound from speakers after dual boot

I have just dual booted my system (added ubuntu over windows 8.1) and I have heard that there might be few hardware malfunctions after dual booting. My speakers just work fine in ubuntu (new os) but ...
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Getting the launcher to display on the console

I've been battling with this for a while now, re-installing gnome, lightdm, unity defaults and so on. The symptoms are: Reboot Log in to console Blank screen - no menu items on side-bar Right-click ...
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Instant Messenger client with group contacts by account

Is there a IM client which can group contact list by accounts?

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