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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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GLIBCXX_3.4.15 not found

When I try to run Blender builds from Graphicall.org (11.04 Natty 64-bit), I get the following message: ./blender: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libstdc++.so.6: version 'GLIBCXX_3.4.15' not found ...
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“cannot find -lGLEW_x86_64” error when trying to link GLEW [closed]

I am trying to build a project that uses GLEW (using makefile provided by the developers of the project). It gives the following error message: [LINK] ./dist/linux/x86_64/GPUSPH /usr/bin/ld: cannot ...
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Ubuntu detects only 3.6GB RAM (of 8 gigas) on a 64bit OS (11.04 )

The BIOS detects it fine and shows 8GB. Even lshw shows 8GB memory but somehow only 3.6GB is usable. Output of uname -a Linux Prod 2.6.38-15-generic #59-Ubuntu SMP Fri Apr 27 16:03:32 UTC 2012 ...
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How do I use the 32-bit JVM on a 64 bit OS?

I have a 64-bit server with only 1 GiB of RAM (VM at Rackspace). I need to run a few instances of the JVM, and the 64 bit VMs are consuming too much RAM. I can't seem to find anyplace that tells me ...
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Is there any way I can run xampp on 11.10 x64?

Running xampp says it requires a 32 bit system. Is there a workaround, or a different software I can use?? I am indeed aware of the lamp-server installation available in Ubuntu, and am currently ...
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File transfer from PC to USB disk is very slow

file transfer from PC to USB disk is very slow in my ubuntu 11.04(64bit) but the vice versa is not.transfer starts with like, for the transfer of 700MB file it starts with 30mb/s and towards the end ...
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193 views

Dual head problem

I am running dual head on my laptop with two screens of different dimensions (1280 x 1024 and 1280 x 800). The video card is a Radeon x1200. On booting the correct desktop background is displayed ...
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292 views

I have just installed Ubuntu and I cant install any apps

I have just installed Ubuntu onto my laptop as a separate partition to my Windows drive. Everything went fine and all updates were installed. Then I went into the software centre and I can't install ...
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995 views

zeitgeist-daemon excessive RAM usage

I have installed last week Ubuntu 11.04 64 on a new machine. I am running the GUI using Unity. However I have noticed that after 1-2 hours the process zeitgeist-daemon starts using excessively the ...
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How to enable flash for Google Chrome 13? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where is the Flash in Chrome? How can I install Adobe Flash player? I'm on Ubuntu 11.04 Natty and I wanna use Google Chrome, but in about:plugin there are only 3 ...
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244 views

What's the latest video card that will work on a 64-bit system?

What kind of recent graphics card can I run under Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit?
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Blank screen after GRUB (64 bit) - cannot install Ubuntu [closed]

My laptop's specs: Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 Intel Core i5-2410M @ 2.3Ghz 6 Gb RAM DDR3 640 Gb ATAPI Hard-disk Drive @ 5,200 RPM NVIDIA GeForce G520M with Optimus switching technology Broadcom 802.11n ...
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3answers
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Best way to access a Windows-XP virtual machine

I have set up a virtual machine running windows XP (as guest) on an Ubuntu 11.04/64bit machine. The virtual host is using qemu-kvm. Accessing the virtual windows using virt-manager is possible, but ...
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1answer
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How do I fix very slow/choppy experience with an ATI Radeon HD 5850 xtreme?

I've just installed ubuntu 11.04 64 bit and the gui feels really slow and choppy. Running glxgears for example feels like I'm killing my pc because everything becomes really choppy and it looks like I ...
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1answer
671 views

How to prevent KDE from loading the Gnome desktop for fullscreen applications?

Every time I start an application that is using fullscreen mode in KDE my gnome desktop background is loaded before starting the program. This is aesthetically diturbing and I suspect there is a waste ...
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Clock displays incorrect time

I've just installed 64-bit Ubuntu 11.04 and after I updated it, the clock stopped displaying the right time. It's now 8 hours behind my normal time. I've checked the Time and Date settings and the ...
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1answer
675 views

Internal DVD player is not recognised

Having trouble with my DVD player, sometimes it plays and sometimes the system doesn't even recognize that it's there. It ran fine under Windows. I'm running 11.04 64bit (it is a 64bit system) this is ...
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Successfully installed 11.04 64bit on two amd 32bit laptops--How is that possible? & Differences between i386 and amd64?

Just as the title reads i can't quite understand how it works flawlessly. From what i know the 32bit OS works on both 32bit & 64bit processors but 64bit OS only work on 64bit. So how is it ...
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Very choppy Flash during fullscreen mode

When I try to play Flash videos in full screen, sometimes - but not all the time, which makes this bug so aggravating! - the video gets very, VERY choppy, and UI controls do not really respond at all. ...
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1answer
567 views

Flash appears to be missing or broken in all browsers

In Firefox and Chrome (both latest stable, Ubuntu 11.04), flash is unavailable. I've uninstalled and reinstalled flashplugin-installer several times. I've tried creating a plugins folder in ...
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243 views

Will all applications work fine on 64-bit Ubuntu?

I used Ubuntu some time ago and now I want to switch on it again since community raised a lot and so did support for applications like Wine. I remember that when 64bit version just came out many ...
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1answer
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Chrome icon not appearing in Launcher

I've been using Chromium for some time now, but I decided to switch over to Chrome. More features. Anyways, I found that when I launch Chrome, its icon doesn't appear in the Launcher. Do any of you ...
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How can I get flash working on Kubuntu 11.04 64bit?

Flash is not working on Kubuntu 11.04, 64bit on any browser. Even after a purge and reinstall, any flash application gives either says the plugin is missing or not up to date (depends on browser). ...
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“FIXING RECURSIVE FAULT BUT REBOOT IS NEEDED!” During installation

I'm a big fan of Ubuntu. I've installed it on every computer I had. But they were always 32-bit computers. And I've never had an experience with 64-bit computers. I've made a live USB and CD but ...
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1answer
363 views

Which should I use on HP machine with AMD phenom x3: 32-bit or 64-bit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the difference between 32bit and 64 bit and which should I chose? I installed Ubuntu Natty 64-bit on HP machine, with the following hardware: AMD Phenom 8600 ...
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Install Acire and Python Snippets

I'm trying to install Acire and Python Snippets in Ubuntu 11.04 (64-bit). I have successfully installed Acire, but I'm unable to install the python-snippets package. Both PPA's have been added to my ...
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ACPI issue, help to fix broken DSDT on an HP Pavilion DV6-6008el

I'm having a hard time fixing the ACPI subsystem of an HP laptop (Pavilion DV6-6008el, Ubuntu Natty 64-bit). I can boot only if acpi=off is specified as kernel parameter in grub, otherwise blank ...
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1answer
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Fixing recursive fault but reboot is needed [closed]

Beginner here, I am trying to install Ubuntu 11.04 on my laptop, 64bit. Whenever I attempt to boot Ubuntu, it goes through a bunch of random lines of code and ends with "Fixing recursive fault but ...
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1answer
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Help to fix acpi on my HP Pavilion DV6-6008el

Update: further details related to the issue in this other question. I'm able to boot my laptop only adding acpi=off as kernel parameter in grub configuration file. Without this parameter the system ...
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2answers
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Massive graphical corruption when playing videos

After upgrade my Ubuntu to 11.04 I have a weird problem playing videos. See the capture from my display. I'm getting the same thing with all of the players and video file types. Ubuntu 11.04 64bit ...
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Why I am getting a segmentation fault opening Guitar Pro?

I am having this hard time with Guitar Pro on Ubuntu 11.04. I am getting a segmentation fault error from the application, but it used to work before on Ubuntu 10.10, suddenly it stopped working. ...
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How do I run a 64-bit guest in VirtualBox?

I would like to have an Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit test environment. When I try booting the Ubuntu 11.04 64-bit installation CD in VirtualBox, the following message is displayed by VirtualBox: VT-x/AMD-V ...
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3answers
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Install i386 printer driver on an amd64 system?

According to this topic, it's possible to install these i386-drivers for my Pixma MP560 printer on an amd64 Ubuntu. Unfortunately, I cannot install the drivers: sudo dpkg -i --force-architecture ...
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How do I install Citrix receiver?

Has anyone managed to get the Citrix receiver client working in 64-bit Natty (11.04). It seems libmotif4 won't install multi-arch (32 bit and 64 bit libraries). I also see crazy dependency errors ...
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How do I run qemu with 64bit processor on a 64bit machine?

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 64 bit and recently installed qemu-kvm. Now I want to start a 64bit live CD using qemu -m 512 -boot d -cdrom archlinux-2010.05-netinstall-x86_64.iso This loads the image and I ...
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Trouble with 64 bit Catalyst 11.4 x86_64 driver [closed]

I have a Radeon HD 4670. It used to work really well with the 11.3 after tweaking with vsync to remove tearing. After updating to Natty, I tried to install the new 11.4 driver, but it always seems ...
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Can't play wmv files

64 bit Ubuntu can not play wmv files. How can I fix it? I installed w64codecs but it didn't work. Thanks.
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1answer
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Is there a 64 bit deb for Crossover Impersonator?

Hi i just read about Crossover Linux Crossover Impersonator and wanted to try it out, however i read there is only a 32bit version. How can i run this on my 64 bit Ubuntu 11.04? Thanks in advance