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Samsung ATIV 8 has terrible battery Lifetime with Ubuntu 14.04 - it's only 30% of Windows 7 Lifetime

Now, I have read quite a couple of posts about this subject but I am wondering if anyone actually found something that gets the power drainage close to Windows 7. I use an Samsung ATIV 8 (Samsung ...
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Unable to mount 4.0 GB Volume Error when i plugin san disk pen drive

Error mounting system-managed device /dev/sdb1: Command-line `mount "/mnt/sdb1"' exited with non-zero exit status 32: mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock on /dev/sdb1, missing ...
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What is Wrong with Ubuntu 14.04? Font Rendering Bugs

My Ubuntu is being very very irritating after upgrading to 14.04. Every once in a blue moon, certain glyphs just disappear from the screen. Every once in a while, (even as I'm writing this question), ...
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Install Ubuntu but still boot into Windows 7 (No GRUB screen)

First of all I want to boot Windows only, I'm not having a duel-boot problem I want to install Ubuntu on my Laptop after Windows has really become slow and even the live CD boots faster, the main ...
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Turbo core not working

I got ubuntu 14.04 on hp pavalion g6 with an amd apu a6 llano which has a stock frequency of 1500mhz and is capable of boosting to 2400mhz. But on my system it's turbo boost feature is not working.
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How to Format Ubuntu Server? [duplicate]

How to Format Ubuntu server and wana install Windows Server 2008 R2?? Help me out Thanks Rohit V
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Application(or code) to download from the gallery with thumbnails

For example :- http://www.raagalahari.com/movies/6970/haider-hd-movie-stills.aspx The above link leads to a site with thumbnails, clicking which loads the full sized image. Now, the full size images ...
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lshw says that my dvb-s card is multimedia UNCLAIMED

i am a newbie to ubuntu and i am trying to fix this along time ago now i am running 14.4 lts disto i tried to install all kinds of software that plays dvb card but it keep saying i don't have one ...
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root must be setuid root

I accidentally ran this command chmod -R 755 /usr/bin on my remote server [Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS], and I don't have the root password. When I run sudo it gives me sudo: must be setuid root, This is the ...
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How to update OpenGL Driver on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I recently upgraded to 14.04, then I installed steam, and TF2. I get this error message, Anyway, I know I need to update my OpenGL Driver, my question is how do I do it? EDIT: I installed mesa and ...
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How to reset errornous font in promt and output of gnome-terminal

I'm experiencing replacement of all occurances of certain characters in the prompt and output of gnome-terminal (3.6.2 in Ubuntu 14.04), e.g. (latin d is replaced with some kind of uppercase D in ...
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How do I remove microsoft windows on an asus desktop

I installed Ubuntu but Windows is still there. My old Ubuntu CD won't work on the ASUS Desktop as there's no CD drive. How do I completely remove Windows?
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last -t [date] not filtering results by date

If I run: last -t 20150101010101 I still get logins displayed (even though the date is in the future) If I run last -t 20140723123000 I still get logins displayed from months back. I would ...
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include library path

I want to include ubuntu libevent library source codes in C or C++ source codes. How should I do this using include . I tried #include <websock/websock.h> for a file in libwebsock library. I ...
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Can't upgrade Ubuntu 13.04 because of broken python [duplicate]

Because of broken python I can't do anything. apt-get got broken. When I run "do-release-upgrade" I get: root@virtman:/home# sudo do-release-upgrade Could not find platform independent libraries ...
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Permissions to move files and folders

Good day Peeps, I have two user accounts to my samba server - dpuser & dpuser1. Dpuser1 should have the highest level of access in this case, and dpuser should have limited directory access. ...
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Driver r8169 of Realtek

Somebody knows what happened with driver r8169 of Realtek? Internet connection works well in Windows Vista Ultimate. However on Ubuntu 14.04, it did not work. It does not recognize wired connection. ...
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ubuntu, netflix, vpn

Unsurprisingly netflix is running at a crawl in my home (where I run Ubuntu 14.04). I'm not sure if the problem is the emulation or my ISP (other things run pretty fast). So, I'm about to test that ...
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Copying files getting hanged in between

I am using the default file manager. It doesn't perform transfer operations efficiently. Is there any way I can make the file manager as efficient as the Windows one? Or is there any other file ...
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Finding out what AMD Radeon Chip and installing drivers

I have a lenovo G500 laptop which has a label showing "AMD Radeon Graphics". I want to find out what chip set it is and install drivers as I am unable to use graphics and am forced to use TTY mode. I ...
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Microphone not working

Microphone stopped working. Sound configuration input volume is set to 100% and input level bars graph reach about 50% even with no microphone device connected on the jack. The same happens with both ...
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Graphics problem (Dualhead MSI nVidia GeForce 660)

The computer boots up fine, however after only a minute or so of running, the applications and icons begin glitching (large verticle bars of solid color or missing text, similar to what I'd call ...
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How to check if fstab file is correct without sudo?

After I updated from saucy to trusy, using sudo segfaulted. fkalter@London ~> sudo whoami [sudo] password for fkalter: YubiKey for `fkalter': [1] 16961 segmentation fault (core ...
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Broken python and apt-get on Ubuntu 13.04 [on hold]

After trying some magic a have totally broken my apt-get and python :( what I see if I'm trying to install something: root@virtman:/tmp/python222# apt-get install *anything* Reading package lists... ...
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No audio from line in

Ubuntu 14.04; Creative Sound Blaster Live! 24 bit sound card; Dell desktop computer; amplified speakers. Can't get any sound from line in. Tried Gnome Alsa and Pulseaudio mixers, installed restricted ...
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Installing app without terminal or software center

I was wondering if there was any way to install ubuntu packages without using the terminal or ubuntu software center. I recently installed ubuntu 12.10 and I am not able to install any packages ...
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Update broke graphics driver, no GL, no Unity 3D, GeForce 610M

About a month ago an automatic update and a seven day-streak with no reboot somehow broke my graphics capabilities, rendering me Unity 2D'd and video-game-less. I suspect it is to do with driver ...
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2006/2007 Mac Pro Ubuntu Freezing

I have 5 Mac Pro computers all the same, 10gb Ram 2 x 2.66 ghz Dual Core Xeon 5150 Processors Ati Radeon X1900 512 MB graphics card 128 GB SSD I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on one of them flawlessly and ...
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Can I compute lenght of mkv/avi movie and jump to the middle via cli in vlc?

It is possible in headless MEDIATOMB/VLC streaming server to compute somehow lenght of movie and jump via command line to the middle of this movie? In mediatomb when I'm using transcode it is ...
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X Window, X Windows, X11

while learning shell, I've bumped many times on the term "X Window", so I searched the internet for deffinitions. But I have to admit they were a bit confusing in a sense: -I know they're the ...
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how to read bok files in ubuntu 14.04?

I need to read some books that I installed from makatba shamela. This books is written in .bok how can i run this files ?
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High CPU usage after startup - low after suspending

I'm using a Compaq nc6320 with an Intel Core 2 CPU T5600 processor and an SSD. I used to have windows xp and ubuntu 12.04 (dual boot) on it and 12.05 worked just fine. It was quite fast on start up ...
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Ubuntu with system on mdadm, broken grub, won't boot

My old disc started failing so I decided to change it. While moving data to a new disk, seeing how big it is, I though it would be a good decision to split the disk and add some insurance with RAID1 ...
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Installation ncurses to run command menu config

I am trying to upload new kernel apart from default one. but while installing ncurses getting error I tried with following options 1) sudo apt-get install ncurses-dev then got error 404 Not Found ...
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Install ubuntu on chromebook [on hold]

I'm quite new here! XD My friend ask me to help her installing ubuntu on her chromebook, and I followed the guide here: ...
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Samba Domain Setup

I have set up UBUNTU Server on an HP-Proliant. Idea is a simple SMB-File Server setup with restricted User rights in a mixed Win/Lin/OSx LAN To achieve this I thought out a domain setup with samba. ...
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How to install .Colors scheme in Ubuntu Unity?

The title says much. So how do you do it? This is the theme I want to install Wonton Soup Kde, I want to install in Ubuntu unity 14.04
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Dell precision M6400 keyboard error

My dell precision M6400 is not working, i have tried to download and re-install a new bios but it is still not working. I have also tried to install new drivers but it is still not working. Apart ...
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Can't update my Ubuntu 13.04

First I just tried to install a software: sudo apt-get install xvfb It returns: Err http://br.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ raring-updates/main xvfb amd64 2:1.13.3-0ubuntu6.2 404 Not Found [IP: ...
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Multiples of menus in Firefox library. How do I stop this? How do I get rid of all these extra folders?

This is a little hard to explain, so instead I will post a screenshot. http://imgur.com/53VHBNl
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Can't install Nvidia 304 Updates on HWE 12.04.5

I've upgraded my 12.04 LTS to the new HWE bringing the Kernel to 3.13.0-32-generic #57~precise1-Ubuntu. My graphics card is a Nvidia 7600 GS and needs to use 304-updates to work. When upgrading to ...
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SCP push and SSH issues

I used to be able to SSH with the servers (CentOS release 6.4) local IP: 10.0.5.152 until an employ made some changes to our setup which also generated a new IP address on my machine, from ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 “[Errno 5] Input/output error” during Installation

I have been trying to install a fresh copy of Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit version) on my desktop PC from a USB memory stick, but I'm experiencing a problem. Each time I attempt an install I received an ...
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Troube DualBooting Ubuntu 14.04 after install on windows 7 disk

I have spent countless hours over the past week following all kinds of tutorials to get Ubuntu 14.04 to run on my laptop alongside Windows 7, both x64. After systematically trying every seemingly ...
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Shell scripting, [duplicate]

I made a simple update script. Now My question was is it possible to run it automatically by loggin in on the Ubuntu Desktop and automatically provide my password (sudo) for this so I don't have to do ...
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Install older version apache, php and mysql on ubuntu 14.04LTS

I need to set up my server to work with these apache, php and mysql version. Installing via apt-get, something like apache2 doesn't work for me, cause it will set up latest version available. These ...
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Hot to install Tor with Meek support

Is there any easy way to install and run tor with meek support on Ubuntu ? https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/meek Beside it is possible to download the bundle archive I'm interested ...
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Netbeans IDE Looks

My Netbeans IDE 8.0 doesn't gets looks like GTK and dosen't use preferences (UI) of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS It's default apps can looks like most Ubuntu UI Colors. Why it dosen't looks like that? It using ...
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Desktop not working Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm using Unity for quite some time now but for the past few days now I do not see anything on my Desktop, Unity itself seems to be working fine, my Launcher still works and my top-bar works fine as ...
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Can't boot without another HDD

I've two problems: I took my old HDD and put it in a hard-drive enclosure. Then I connected this to an notebook which is running on Windows Vista. I also connected a USB stick with Ubuntu 14.04 with ...

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