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Problem with software-center in 14.04

I installed Ubuntu trusty 14.04 on my laptop along side windows dual boot. i have a problem with software center. i am unable to install any tool using this and also no updates were taking place. So i ...
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To get package linuxdcpp

I was trying to install Linux dc++ in my Ubuntu 14.04 using terminal. But the following was shown in terminal: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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“Use This Source” in Ubuntu Software Center grayed out for many Softwares [duplicate]

I'm attempting to download a serial ftp software from the Ubuntu Software Center. However, for example, for "Serial Port Terminal" software, I'm seeing this message, "Available from the "universe" ...
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very basic installing pip, enabling universe, installing a program. .

I'm using Ubuntu on a usb (trying to create a cold wallet.dat file to store btc) and I was hoping this would be a good way for me to learn and practice using linux because I hope to transition to it ...
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Stripping image metadata

A while back, on an old installation, I had installed a package that allowed me to view and delete metadata from images. I'm fairly certain the syntax was as follows To display the metadata in an ...
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how to enable “universe” repository in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I'd like to install mplayer but I've been told that I got to enable "unvierse" repository, where and how can I do that ? any help will be highly appreciated
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E: Unable to locate package nemesis

I read about nemesis here, and I wanted to install it, but when trying to install the package with: sudo apt-get install nemesis I get this output: Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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How to enable softwares sources? [duplicate]

After a fresh ubuntu installation from the terminal, I mean what are the commands line I should enter to enable softwares sources such as universe/multiverse/main?
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Installing Different Versions of a Package

I am trying to use apt-get to install a specific version of amsynth. If I simply do sudo apt-get install amsynth It installs version 1.3. However I would like to install version 1.4. After searching ...
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Help import scipy

I need help with scipy of Python 2.7 please oscar@COM0324:~$ python Python 2.7.3 (default, Feb 27 2014, 20:00:17) [GCC 4.6.3] on linux2 Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more ...
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Using Ubuntu to access Mac HDD

Edited What i want to Do : Run ubuntu via a DVD-r on an iMac to retrieve data, because a system file has corrupted What I've Done: Put the ubuntu disk in my working Macbook Pro to try retrieving ...
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gnuplot package not found

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04.1. I tried installing Gnupolot, gfortran using sudo ap get install, but the terminal shows 'unable to locate package gnuplot-x11' and 'The following package cannot be ...
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Is it possible to embed a pdf reader in QupZilla browser?

I have recently started using QupZilla browser with Ubuntu 14.04 and while I like its slimmed down browsing experience one thing that bugs me is that when I wish to view a pdf I only have the option ...
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Compile a LaTeX file from Vim and not from terminal

I am compiling my LaTeX files from terminal and it gets a little annoying to go every time in terminal and use: xelatex "file-path" Is there a way to do this from inside Vim?

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