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Diffrence between amd64 and i386 version of ubuntu

Can anyone one explain what is the difference between both the versions of Ubuntu? I installed 11.10 i386 and wrote some C code that worked fine in that platform but failed to work in 11.10 amd64 on ...
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Window Drag Lock In Ubuntu 11.10 x64

I have installed 64 bit Ubuntu 11.10 on my ASUS G53JW Notebook using WUBI. It has an NVIDIA GTX460M Graphics Card. I have installed NVIDIA Driver version 304.54 The problem is that sometimes the ...
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Multiple Ubuntu, Windows how to make grub to detect them all?

I have 4 Ubuntu version on a system (11.04 and 11.10 both in 32 and 64 bit) and also a few versions of Windows, after a restore now I have the grub from an earlier version and it sees just a system ...
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Tibia Error on Ubuntu 11.10 64bit

I have a bit of a problem, I'm trying to play Tibia on my 11.10 installation and I get the following error: ./Tibia: error while loading shared libraries: libGLU.so.1: cannot open shared object ...
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Line 6 GX only works if I play during startup [closed]

Summary: I can't get any sound to play or record through my Line 6 Studio GX audio interface, UNLESS I play (my guitar) whilst boot. Detail: If I play my guitar while the system is booting, it'll ...
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How are separate x screens supposed to work (probable problem)

I just recently re-installed Ubuntu (went from 11.10 32bit to 11.10 64bit) and got a new monitor and video card (nvidia, vga and hdmi outputs). So, since I have two monitors connected to the computer, ...
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64 bit on Dell Precision M6600 hangs on reboot and shut down

I am new to Ubuntu and I discovered that I can't shut down (then black screen with some lines of text shows) and reboot (then the purple screen with dots appear). I need to hold the power button in ...
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Windows 7 and 11.10 side by side from scratch what am I doing wrong?

I have tried everything I can think of at this point and I'm at a total loss. I have a 2TB drive I want to install Windows 7 and 11.10 (both are 64 bit) side by side, but once I install Windows it ...
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How do I get a DLink DWM 156 broadband modem working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling or Installing D-Link DWM 156 in 12.04 LTS? I just bougth D-link DWM 156 usb modem and having a problem to have it works with ubuntu i had done edit connection, ...
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No Grub menu after installing 11.10 64b on top of Windows 7 home Pro 64b

I've installed -correctly- Ubuntu 11.10 64b on top of Windows 7 Home Pro 64b but the Grub menu is not showing on laptop boot. The laptop is a Samsung rv420. I ran a tool called boot-repair but didn't ...
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Compiz uses 100%CPU since nvidia update

This morning, I logged into Unity 3D and noticed that everything was really slow and unresponsive. I pressesd ctrl + alt+ F1 to open a terminal and diagnose the problem. It turns out that compiz is ...
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AMD64 slower than i686?

Hm... I Installed 12.04 B1 before it promptly crashed and corrupted my drive, but before that, it seemed much slower than a 32-bit version of 11.10 which I installed before. I bought a new drive, and ...
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Installing Valgrind on a 3.x Kernel

I was reading Learn C the Hard Way when I stumbled upon and followed the instructions for installing Valgrind, the C debugger. However, when I ran ./configure to setup build configurations, I got ...
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Unable to enumerate USB device on port 2 when connecting Android phone

I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 (64-bit) as a VirtualBox guest on a Win7 64-bit host. When I plug in my Android Epic4g (Galaxy S) both the host and guest see the device properly, however lsusb does not. ...
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Latest ubuntu version/upgrade with 64 bit

just looking to know what the latest downloadable version/upgrade of ubuntu will provide 64 bit support. Asus g51j series, i7 core. currenlt with ubuntu 10.10. tried to upgrade to 11.04 back in jan ...
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How to properly install Skype on 11.10 64bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install Skype? I wanted to install Skype on my fresh Ubuntu 11.10. I'm running on a 64 bit machine. When I go to the software center I only find skype:i386 but ...
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The disk drive for /tmp is not ready yet or not present [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? I found some entries with the same error message (see above) but none really applies to my problem. I'm running a stable version ...
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New Ubuntu install, only see's 1 core of my dual core CPU

Brand new install of 11.10 64-bit Ubuntu. While getting my conky script up and running I kept seeing the error Conky: attempting to use more CPUs than you have! and that was weird because Ive never ...
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Laptop screen not detected but ubuntu working on other monitor

I have a laptop with with intel celeron inside 64 bit, the 64 bit amd ubuntu 11.10 is working on the laptop, just it wont detect the laptop screen but the same live usb worked on amd 64 pc, When i ...
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How to compile FontForge?

Who knows right way to compile FontForge on the Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit system? Any experience and suggests will be greatly useful. Full guide for build and install from source here: FontForge : ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 and ATI/AMD Radeon 5650

I have a laptop with freshly installed Ubuntu 11.10 and ATI 4200/AMD Radeon 5650 hybrid graphics. The problem is that I can't switch between integrated and discrete video while using Catalyst driver ...
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Why can't i choose output sound for each application?

I am using dual monitors, and i want to be able to play a movie with sound on the TV (through vlc or something) and then play youtube og some games with my headphones on my laptop. Is there anyway i ...
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Can I install a 32-bit Java in addition to a 64-bit version?

For normal development I'm using the 64-bit VM which comes when I install the Java development kit (OpenJDK) with the package manager. But there are some Java applications (containing native ...
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How Can I Install Eclipse with the ADT (Android Development Tool) on Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit?

There is the Android documentation: http://developer.android.com/sdk/installing.html And there is this WordPress blog I found: ...
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Login loop problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: endless login loop I have looked all over at a lot of different threads regarding this problem and nothing has worked, so I'm hoping I can get some help by maybe ...
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Adobe Flash alternative for Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit

Since Adobe has decided to discontinue support for Flash in Linux, what does that mean for us Ubuntu fanboys and what alternatives are available to us?
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Horizontal disturbance while playing videos in Ubuntu 11.10

I'm a total noob guys, so please bear with me. I will try to make it as succinct as possible. Whenever I try to play some of my videos(not happening with all), regardless of the video format, there is ...
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Home folder button “buggy” after opening specific program (Maple 15)

I've recently done a fresh installation of Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit (not wubi). I had no problems, until I installed the program "Maple 15". Once I open Maple, the Home-button at the bar to the left, ...
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290 views

Does a Linksys WMP110 Wireless Card work? [closed]

Does the linksys WMP110 "just work" for Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit?
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How to add fastdebug jdk build to the alternatives? [closed]

I installed fastdebug build of JDK 6 (Linux x64 version, since there is no Ubuntu specific build) in /usr/lib/jvm directory, manually set during installation process. Installation completed ...
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How to connect RabbitVCS to SVN server?

I installed RabbitVCS using the Ubuntu Software Center but don't see how to make it connect to my SVN server. I would think that a right click on a folder would bring RabbitVCS up as an option but ...
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Couldn't install Ubuntu through Wubi 11.10 - failed with: [Errno 4] IOError: <urlopen error (7, 'getaddrinfo failed') [closed]

i am not being able to install ubuntu using wubi. after running wubi and selecting the drive and passwords etc. , the download starts but an error occurs which says Unsubscriptable object for more ...
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./configure not working [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install tar bz2 and gz files? I am trying to install Java 7 via tar.gz, but when it comes to the command "./configure", it says it don't exist. I am using ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit won't start after I upgrade it, possible procesor problems?

I have a HP 630 with an i3 processor on which I run Windows 7 64 bit without any problems, I also dual booted Ubuntu 10.04 32 bit I believe, now I upgraded to 11.10 and the clean install doesn't have ...
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Running a 32bit executable

i am trying to run a 32bit executable on my 64bit oneric. Here a short overview of the situation. But i have to prepend ia32 libs are installed: > aptitude search ia32 i ia32-libs - ia32 shared ...
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Ubuntu 10.04,10.10,11.10 boot but don't load after fresh install, graphics to blame?

I've been running ubuntu fine few months ago then decided to reinstall everything and get a fresh start. After about few months of windows I couldn't stand it and re-installed ubuntu. It was all ...
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Is 64 bit right for my AMD Athlon XP?

I have AMD Athlon XP 1.2 Ghz, 1 GB DDR RAM. I don't know if I can install all drivers.
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Black screen after update ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I am completely stuck after updating Ubuntu 11.10 on HP Elitebook with Intel Graphics. I first ...
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Sound dies on Wine games

I've been playing some old classic games (think 1999-2002) on Wine on Ubuntu 11.10 amd64 lately. The gameplay is great, but sound only works for a little while then crashes and doesn't come back until ...
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Why does it take a long time to copy files to thumb drives?

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 64bit. Since a few days, when I try to copy not so large (about 700MB) files to my thumb drive it copies all the data except for last few MBs very fast and keep holding when it ...
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Only show Unity launcher when left cmd/win key is pressed?

Ive seen plenty of guides on how to prevent the launcher/sidebar from ever auto-hiding, but how would I prevent it from ever showing except when I press the left cmd/win key?
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Can't run Google Earth with Ironhide - libGL.so.1 wrong elf class

I've got a working ironhide setup (ubuntu 11.10). Most applications works fine with the nvidia-drivers (nvidia-current), but I can't get Google Earth (64bit .deb installed) working with or without ...
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How do I get Lotus Symphony 3.0 working?

I have recently switched from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit.I did so under the impression that Lotus Symphony would function on this operating system. I have done about everything I can think of - ...
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3D textures on Intel HD 3000 Sandy Bridge have erroneous rectangles in 32-bit GL/GLU games (but not 64-bit ones) in either 32-bit or 64-bit

I am wondering if there is a way to fix the following problem with Intel HD 3000 video drivers on Oneiric. As can be seen from the the linked image below the problem is that in some games (namely ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 recently installed, purple screen, then text shown

I have recently installed Ubuntu 11.10 in my Hp Pavillion a1520n. However, with any version of Ubuntu that I tried to install, a purple screen shows up, and after a black page with white text thats ...
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Why is Ubuntu 11.10 64bit using all my memory?

I have a Sony Vaio VPCZ122GX with 4GB RAM,Nvidia Cards. I install ubuntu 11.10 64 bit. I am currently open : 1 Tab Firefox, Virtual Box with 1 WinXP ~700 RAM, 1 terminal top. That's all. But Memory ...
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11.10 install hangs at different places [closed]

I've been trying to install Oneiric for some time now, and I've looked everywhere for a solution to the problems I've been having. So far, I've attempted four times to install it, so now I'm up to a ...
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Is running an add on like “No Script” in Firefox needed on a linux system? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should I use No-Script? A friend recommended the "No Script" add on for Firefox, however this friend runs a windows system. Is running "No Script" on a Linux system ...
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Cannot install ia32-libs on a 64 bit Ubuntu installation

I am using a 64-bit installation of Oneiric. I need to install the ia32-libs package to get some applications (evince, adobe reader) to work. For example, adobe reader is giving the following error: ...
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64-bit Ubuntu Server and Xubuntu alternative install CDs won't install

I recently bought a quad-core Gateway computer that is a few years old. I want a minimal installation of Ubuntu, so I'm interested primarily in Ubuntu Server, though Xubuntu is okay too. When I try ...