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Installation to internal Hard drive

Downloaded and wrote Ubuntu 14.04 to a 16GB USB Flash drive. This is bootable but not persistent. Question : How to Install Ubuntu to the machine's hard drive (the actual Hard disk drive of the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Mouse Cursor Blinking with External Monitor

I'm dual booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTE on an HP Envy 14 with both an Intel Integrated Graphics Controller and an AMD/ATI Radeon HD 5650/5750 graphics card. With two different external ...
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apt-get install caused all packages to be removed

I am very upset by this, and I simply cannot understand WHY it happened. The reason why I am so upset is because I have people which use my Teamspeak server, and I am currently away on vacation, thus ...
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Ubuntu Server license type

I am writing simple report for my company's board. Is that possible to simple tell what kind of license is used in Ubuntu Server? I would like to know if thats possible to let the Ubuntu Server in ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Login fails and returns to login

I recently upgraded my desktop from an NVIDIA 560ti graphics card to a 970 SC. Before upgrading the card, I updated to Vivid Vervet with no issues. After upgrading the card, my login screen is blown ...
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Explain dual booting and installing on another internal hard drive?

Can somebody explain the difference between dual booting ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8, and installing ubuntu on another internal hard drive? And how you would do this? I'm a relatively new ubuntu user ...
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Cannot connect to wired connection after clean install (both 14.02 LTS and 15.04)

I just built a new PC and successfully installed Ubuntu without any errors. However, I cannot seem to connect to a wired ethernet cable. The ethernet works, because I can plug it into a different ...
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installing Netgear A6200 USb wifi on Dell D830 Latitude and latest Ubuntu MATE

i have tried to install the windows drivers and tried to use them with ndiswrapper. So the adapter shows up under ndiswrapper -l (bcmwlhigh5 driver installed and device present) it is also shown under ...
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Want to install Ubuntu on Chromebook

I have an Acer C720, with a 64 gb SSD, in which I would like to install Ubuntu. But I don't want the "crouton" version. If I follow the directions from here ...
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History command in graphic interface of OS

Does Ubuntu store a history of command executed in the graphic interface (not in a shell session)? For example if, by mouse, I click on System Settings, then click on Network, do these steps ...
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Establishing compute node problem faced off

I am going to establish a compute node on a Ubuntu virtual machine. following these steps as written down: configure a compute node I am stuck on apt-get install nova-compute-kvm python-guestfs I ...
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Red light from headphone jack Macbook Pro running Ubuntu 14.04

I'm getting a red light from the audio jack on a 2012 Macbook Pro. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. Sound works fine, headphones or speakers, but whenever the sound is on the light comes on. It usually turns ...
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OpenJDK vs. Oracle JDK for Android Studio

When I run Android Studio with OpenJDK installed I get a warning recommending the use of Oracle JDK. Is Oracle JDK actually better or is it fine to just stick with OpenJDK? Installing Oracle JDK seems ...
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Problem with Comodo Installation

After installing Comodo, though logged in as adminstrator, tried to run /opt/COMODO/post_setup.sh and it says "Please run this script with adminstrative priviledges even though I am logged in as an ...
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how do I remove mtab headers in checkroot.sh?

as u probably noticed n00b in linux , please help me . my checkroot file looks like this :- #! /bin/sh ### BEGIN INIT INFO # Provides: checkroot # Required-Start: mountdevsubfs hostname ...
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cp and mv not working, it keeps saying “cp: invalid option — '1' Try 'cp --help' for more information”

When I try to copy a file cp testfile.txt sampledir It keeps saying cp: invalid option -- '1' Try 'cp --help' for more information. This is for any file I try to copy. When I type 'cp --help' ...
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Resume from suspend not working and Rhythmbox loses all files on reboot

Sony vaio VGN-FW250j Intel Duo Core 64 bit system Installed Ubuntu 15.04 from amd64 ISO via UNetbootin "frugal boot" method because the DVD and USB boot method would not work, then installed from Live ...
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xorg.conf configuration?

Sorry if this has been answered a billion times, but I have looked for quite some time and haven't come up with any solid info about this. I feel like I'm missing something obvious since nobody else ...
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Proftpd on Ubuntu Server File Permissions Issue

I'm using proftpd on a Ubuntu server and the FTP is working on a directory with 777 permissions. Files are uploaded as ftpuser:ftpgroup which is correct. However, on a directory owned by someone else ...
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Can't boot after installing Ubuntu 14.04 with disk encryption

I install Ubuntu to one of my hard drives, and selected both "Encrypt the new Ubuntu installation" and "Use LVM with the new Ubuntu installation." After trying to use that drive as my boot device, I ...
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Error while compiling kivy

[INFO ] Kivy v1.8.0 Purge log fired. Analysing... Purge finished ! [INFO ] [Logger ] Record log in /home/sulabh/.kivy/logs/kivy_15-07-02_2.txt [INFO ] ...
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Disks utility says SMART is not supported, is there a workaround or aother way to troubleshoot?

I am using the Live USB to troubleshoot a troublesome hard drive. I want to run the self-test but as you can see in the image below that it says "SMART is not supported" and because of this I can't ...
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How hard would it be to upgrade from the basic ubuntu openstack

How hard would it be to upgrade from the basic ubuntu openstack 10 server 10vms.. to the same 10 servers, but running 25 to 50 vms ? What would i need to do and what extra would i need to purchase ...
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Help with installation on system with SSD and HDD

So, I've read lots of threads here about dual booting between Ubuntu and Windows. I am a gamer so, unfortunately I am chained to windows. Below is my question. I have an SSD with windows 7 installed. ...
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How can I install Hubstaff when I double click it a gedit window will open?

This the file I am supposed to install: Hubstaff-1.2.1-79428cc.sh
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Cairo Dock is not running well on 14.04

When I start up my Cairo-Dock, my PC starts to running incorrectly. I try to update but nothing happen! Someone with a helpful answer?
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Config multiple IPs for apache server

following problem: We have a Rootserver and the Support guy told us "you have 5 IPs and I configured one" Now I edited the file /etc/network/interfaces to following: # This file describes the ...
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Install Ubuntu on logical partition - location of Grub stage1

Computer setup as follows: One SSD and one HDD. Win7 is on SSD, entire drive is single C:partition with the OS & all programs. HDD is formatted as one single extended partition containing 3 ...
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14.04 Choppy Audio

I've been following this guide without any luck. I'm on step 3, and this was its output. Can someone help me? Thanks in advance.
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Windows running into boot loop after Ubuntu 14.04 install

I have tried all the solutions available online, but no avail. I am facing a boot loop for windows OS whenever i restart the system. I installed ubuntu 3 days back and windows was working fine until ...
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Windows with alpha cause the current user session to logout

So this does contain some sample code, but simply to demonstrate the issue and it is not a problem with the code: This will generate the proper window. I have a window that has transparency enabled. ...
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Are there any “pretty” video players for Ubuntu?

14.04, specifically. Sorry if this is kind of a silly question. I have a lot of movies on mp4, and I was just curious if there is a video player that looks nice with which I can play them; VLC and the ...
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Installing Ubuntu on MacBook Pro

I'm trying to install Ubuntu desktop on my MacBook Pro. I've created the USB installer but it freezes on the Ubuntu installer loading screen: Image At first the dots are blinking, showing that it's ...
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im trying to install java jdk in ubuntu

I download JDK from the RrOcle website and pasted it into /usr/lib/java and then updated: sudo update-alternatives --install "/usr/bin/java" "java" "/usr/lib/java/jdk1.7/bin/java" (the same ...
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Desktop issue after dist upgrade

I upgraded my 14.04 to 14.10 then to 15.04. after upgrade to 14.10 and reboot desktop acted strange and upgrading to 15.04 didn't fix it, see this image: Filesystem and desktop icons are working ...
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boot delays - old ssh connect to host messages connection timed out

I tried searching for a solution elsewhere, but nothing looks like this problem. After restarting our server, we get boot messages such as the following: ssh: connect to host dev.contractor.com port ...
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How to repair screenshots after changing language?

My Ubuntu can't take screenshots since I changed the UI language. I think the problem could be the directory names has already changed e.g. from Desktop > Bureau. Any idea how to solve this? I really ...
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Configure two ipaddress from same subnet using 2 Bridged adaptor VirtualBox

I have configured 2 interface with 2 Bridged adaptors in Virtual Box from same subnet, the /etc/network/interfaces file configuration for two bridge network is shown below. auto eth0 iface eth0 inet ...
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USB Sound Card not working. How to solve?

I have bought a ttesports BAHAMUT external sound card. Its not working in my Ubuntu 14.04. It should worked as plug and play. I have tasted this on Windows 8.1 and its working fine but I need this in ...
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Deleted administrator user. Not getting my personal data

I recently installed ubuntu 15.04. But I deleted the administrator user by mistake only. And now I am not getting my personal files. What happen to my personal files, is it there only or it is now not ...
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What is the format of the youtube-dl configuration file?

Can't find it anywhere. I do know it goes in /etc/youtube-dl.conf or ~/.config/youtube-dl/config.
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Network Not Broadcasting Properly

Using the tool, "Create New Wireless Network..." available from the desktop toolbar I am trying to create a network. I have tried this tool in various modes (ad-hoc, infrastructure, different ...
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Problems with compiling

I am pretty new to this here but i hope to learn quick. Anyways, i am trying to install a open source software but i get an error when trying to build it. it says $ ~/trunk/src/autogen.sh ...
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MySQL Crontab Check

I have a serverpilot.io server running from digitalocean (1gb Ram), MySQL will crash once a week, the stats say the server is using ~256 mb out of 1 gb, but mysql will crash saying out of memory.... ...
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Ubuntu phone - how to get contacts

I recently received the Ubuntu Aquarius e.5 phone. It is beautifully packaged and I very much like the system (even though I have discovered a few bugs that I expect will be cleared up in the course ...
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Is it possible to assign a keyboard shortcut to minimize a window?

I'm looking at the window manager keyboard settings but I don't see it. There are shortcuts for maximize, hide, move, and so forth, so I'd think I was on the right page.
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How to set JAVA_HOME for all users for “elasticsearch” program?

I'm trying to set JAVA_HOME for elasticsearch but no luck till now. I tried to set it in .bashrc, etc/environment, etc/.profile all fail. this is the command I use to run elasticsearch: sudo ...
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How to change sudo passwords [duplicate]

When I try to change a sudo password, it say it doesn't work even running the mount -rw -o remount / When you run that command it would say i worked from the root menu but would still be invalid when ...
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Start Rails Application on Boot Ubuntu

I am trying to make my application Ruby on Rails (OpenProject) starting with the system boot, but to test the script as root, returns me the error: /usr/bin/env:ruby: No such file or directory. My ...
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Dual Monitor Screen Flicker and Offset Problems

I have the same problem like in this trade, when i use this commend: xrandr --output VGA1 --auto --right-of LVDS1 --output VGA1 --scale 1.0001x1.0001 it solve the offset and the flickering of the ...

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