Questions about the 64-bit architecture, and how to get some software working on it.

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Missing package when installing Ubuntu SDK on 13.10 64 bit

When I try to install the Ubuntu SDK on my 64 bit Saucy I get a missing package issue. The following packages have unmet dependencies: ubuntu-sdk : Depends: qtcreator-plugin-ubuntu but it is not ...
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Unable to run VMware - Failed to build vmnet

I am unable to run vmware and below is the error log as to why. Any idea, though and suggestions are appreciated. Thank you. 2014-02-03T16:32:00.904+08:00| vthread-3| I120: Log for VMware ...
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Install 32bit or 64bit packages for 64bit Ubuntu?

Just a simple question. I want to install a deb package and which should I select - 32bit or 64bit package? My ubuntu is 64bit version, but recently I read for some programs they advice to install ...
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Installed 32-bit by accident, want to upgrade to 64 and keep W7 [duplicate]

I'm brand new to Linux/Ubuntu, and I have multiple flash drives with the latest release on it. Last night, I mistakenly installed the 32-bit OS while I intended to install the 64 bit. Just before ...
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4GB installed, but 3GB read on Ubuntu server 10.04 LTS 64 [closed]

I have 4GB of memory installed, but only 3GB seems to be usable. How can I resolve this? Processor : Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual CPU E2200 @ 2.20GHz root@ubuntu77:~# uname -a Linux ubuntu77 ...
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Installing Tremulous on 64-bit Ubuntu 13.10

I want to install a game that looks really fun, called Tremulous, but when I run the installer it says: /usr/local/bin/tremulous: error while loading shared libraries: libSDL-1.2.so.0: cannot open ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 64 bit [duplicate]

I have an HP pavilion g7 running windows 7 64 bit. I have 3.48 gigs of usable ram and 185 gigs of free hard drive space. I downloaded oracle's virtual box for windows 7 64 bit and Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. ...
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Installation help - Ubuntustudio 12.04.3 AMD64 - Blank Screen while installation

Friends, Just downloaded "ubuntustudio-12.04.3-dvd-amd64.iso" and burned into DVD, Trying to install on system with below configuration ###################### AMD Atholon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core ...
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Multiarch On 64bit Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I'm trying to get the 32 bit libaio1 package on 64bit Ubuntu 13.04. Is this possible, and if so, how? I read a thread on multi-arch and it makes it sound as easy as running sudo apt-get install ...
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icaclient draws grids all over my screen

I followed the instructions on https://help.ubuntu.com/community/CitrixICAClientHowTo to get my Citrix client to work on my Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit system which I bought pre-loaded from System 76. It was ...
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64 bit ubuntu studio version for intel pc [duplicate]

Is the "ubuntustudio-12.04.3-dvd-i386.iso" file 64 bit or 32 bit? If I have to download 64 bit version for my Intel PC (which has a 64 bit processor), which one should I download?
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Ubuntu 64 bit download flagged as phishing site

While downloading Ubuntu 64 bit iso, my anti-virus program (kaspersky) flagged the site as a phishing site. I was at 585mb of the 708mb file size when the alarm came up. Has anyone else had this issue ...
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Installation of i386 Deb(Hangul 2008) into AMD64 architecture; dpkg/library error - 2

This question is 2nd question following previous one posted but regarding installing 32bit library on 64AMD system of 13.10 From the first question, as Avinash Raj told I finished installing deb ...
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How can i upgrade 32bit 12.04 LTS to 64-bit 12.04LTS ubuntu [duplicate]

I just want to upgrade my Ubuntu 12.04LTS 32-bit to 64-bit. I want to install software which woks well with 64-bitOS.I don't want to reinstall because I have done installing and uninstalling different ...
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DualBoot 32Win & 64Mac from Live USB +Persistance

So I have a 32 bit Live USB with persistance that I use to write code, cause that's just how I roll. I can boot it onto my school computers(32 bit Win) no problem, but obviously not my Mac (2007 iMac, ...
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Installation of i386 Deb(Hangul 2008) into AMD64 architecture; dpkg/library error

I'm using chrubuntu 12.04 LTS on acer chromebook c720. As I'm korean, I'm trying to install 'Hangul 2008 Linux', Korean style 'MS-word' software made for linux users. Becuase it is only for i386 ...
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Upgrading ubuntu 12.04 32 bit to 64 bit [duplicate]

I have recently installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS i686.I want upgrade it to 64 bit.How can I do it via terminal?
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Packages that are architecture independent won't install

I'm using the 64-bit install, but whenever I install something i386 and have a dependency which is architecture in dependent any it fails to install through the normal apt-get method. Please correct ...
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“MOUNT AT STARTUP” HDD ERROR

Primary my disk is ssd (OS, home) and secondary is HDD for data. When I'm trying to made my HDD "MOUNT AT STARTUP", I'm getting error on startup (see it) when option is "AUTOMATIC MOUNT OPTION" all is ...
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How to install Skype on 64bit Ubuntu 13.10 (broken dependencies)

I'm sure this is a duplicate candidate, but I have looked at the answer for 64bit 12.10, but it doesn't seem to work for my 13.10 installation. I have enabled 32bit architecture, ie. sudo dpkg ...
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How to change i686 to x86_64 linux system? [duplicate]

I need to have a x86_64 system to compile a source code but my ubuntu is i686. How can I have a 64 bit environment?
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Ubuntu 13.10 Shared Folder on external HDD problem

A couple of days ago I've made a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 64bit on my laptop and my desktop. Eveything seems to work fine except one thing. When I tried to share some folders on my home network ...
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Installing boot-repair 64 bit on my computer

I recently installed ubuntu in my computer, once it installed it was unable to boot windows saying that it was crashing due to the modifications the computer recently went through, then i heard about ...
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Netbeans won't open

This is probably my own fault, I removed and reinstalled java on my computer, this is what happends: jeggy@jeggy-XPS:~$ netbeans # # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: ...
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64-bit 12.04 with mtp phone

On my Ubuntu Precise 32-bit PCs, I added a PPA as follows: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:langdalepl/gvfs-mtp sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade The 32-bit PCs then work fine on picking up my ...
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Webcam stopped working

Built in webcam stopped working somewhere around december 10-20 I have 64bit 12.04 on LenovoB575 I usually install updates on realese, webcam used to work (defficiently (reeeally dark image) but we ...
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after installing ubuntu windows is not showing in grub

Recently for one project I installed 64-bit Ubuntu (initially it was Ubuntu 32-bit) in my college lab machine. But the problem is after installing 64-bit it is not showing me the windows in grub ...
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32-bit application (timeEdition) stopped working on new hardware

I got a new laptop and copied the partitions of the old harddisk onto the new one (/ and /home) and everything works, except 1 application that won't start anymore. It is an old (2009) time tracker ...
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Installing latest Nvidia from Xorg PPA gives black screen

After several years of using dual boot (windows to play and Ubuntu to work) I decided to just use ubuntu, but I have a problem after installing nvidia-drivers 331.20 and rebooting the screen is black, ...
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SlickEdit won't install on 12.04

I can't run the SlickEdit installation on my Ubuntu machine. Following the vendor's instructions: Run the installation at the prompt: $ ./vsinst Here are the details: $ ll -rwxr-xr-x 1 ...
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Laptop overheating problem

I am using a vaio laptop which have Radeon HD 7650M graphics card. I am new to linux and don't understand how to solve overheating problem in my laptop. Tried everything tlp,laptop-mode tools,etc.
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My System is Refusing the new Kernel Version!

My Ubuntu 64 bit system is refusing to see the new kernel version I downloaded, from the system update, it's file is located within the /boot directory but will not go to it! I have the GRUB ...
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Cannot install adobe air on 13.10; i386 pkgs don't exist [duplicate]

I need Adobe Air for an important software that is only delivered via that platform, but it'll be used on a box that has Ubuntu x64. So there's no way around that. From my research, the consensus is ...
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Problem with installing MS Office 2010 on ubuntu 13.10 64-bit

I tried to Install MS Office 2010 on my ubuntu 13.10 in past 6 hours, but every single method that I used ended up unsuccessful. I used Play On Linux, but every time right after installing .NET 2.0 ...
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How to control LightDM power saving preferences?

I want lightdm to enter power save after a specific period of time. If I'm logged in then my screen will time out as per the user settings, however when no one is logged in the screen will stay on ...
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Help with alps touchpad on Dell Precison m6800

My trouble with alps touchpad on Dell Precision m6800 is that is if I use the default alps driver, the pointer jumps unstably with no help from configuration tools synaptic or tpconfig. It stabilizes ...
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Trine 2 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy 64-bit

Having bought Trine 2 on the Humble Indie Bundle, I can play the game on Ubuntu 13.04 after having installed the ia32-libs package. This package has been deprecated in Ubuntu 13.10 and the game no ...
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Clean Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit install crashes on NVidia 8400M G 128 MB

After installing a clean Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit on my Asus F3SC it keeps crashing probably due to the graphics driver. After a few seconds/minutes the screen becomes dirty/garbled with some flashing here ...
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Install Navicat on Linux Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit

At navicat wiki http://wiki.navicat.com/wiki/index.php/Can_I_run_Navicat_on_64-bit_Linux%3F, to run navicat, need install all 32 bit libraries with this command : sudo apt-get install ia32-libs ...
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Whether to go 64 bit or 32 bit on ubuntu 12.04 LTs? [duplicate]

I am new to ubuntu OS, i am in confusion whether to go for 32 bit or 64 bit. Configuration : Processor : Intel® Core™ i3-3210 CPU @ 3.20GHz × 4 RAM : 4GB I mainly used my pc for office work. I ...
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NVidia not working after most recent update

I updated today (06 Jan 2014), and X11 failed to boot. I tried running startx from a terminal login, and noted that it said that there were no screens found. I trued running nvidia-xconfig, and this ...
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How to install VMWare Player on 32-bit 13.10 without 64-bit virtualisation

I'm having a nightmare of a time trying to install VMWare Player on my 32-bit 13.10. Apparently my CPU doesn't have 64-bit virtualisation support (I enabled CPU virtualisation in the bios but no joy). ...
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Updating to Ubuntu 13.10 with ATI radeon graphics card

The question will seem repeated at first, but let me explain why it is not. I have an HP pavilion dv6, with an intel Centrino 2 processor, ARI Radeon graphics card. So I recently updated my 64-bit ...
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How do I install 32-bit packages on 64-bit Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am using the 64-bit version of Ubuntu, but I need to install a 32-bit version of a package to use with a proprietary extension for it, which is only available in 32-bit. How can I install the 32-bit ...
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How to setting up Xerox DocuPrint M205 b on Ubuntu 13.10 64bit

Just bought the printer with scanner (copier) capability. Having trouble on setting up the printer/scanner. Tried to setup with Brother HL 2030 ...
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32bit program on 64bit Ubuntu fails when using linux 32 before setup.sh

When I try to install a 32 bit program on ubuntu 13.10 64bit it falis. My command is as follow: linux32 ./setup.sh Output is: The setup program seems to have failed on x86/unknown Fatal ...
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How to use 32-bits libraries in 64-bits R? [duplicate]

I built a server with ubuntu 64-bit and installed R 64-bit and a function.so 32bit library, every time I try to load this library in R, it shows me this error: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS32 Is there ...
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System very slow except while running Smartmontools selftest

I am quite new to Ubuntu. I have a L430 Lenovo with i5-3210M CPU @ 2.50GHz × 4 , 4GB Ram, dual boot with Windows 7. HDD 500 GB TOSHIBA MK5061GSY. Every 10/15 seconds the HDD light turns on for 2-3 ...
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My computer runs Windows 7 64-bit, but won't install the 64-bit version of Ubuntu [duplicate]

I have a laptop that runs Windows 7 64-bit. I'm trying to install Ubuntu to be a secondary operation system, but when I run the setup I get a screen that says This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but ...
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Install Ubuntu on HP Pavilion dv6-3170se Entertainment Notebook PC

I would like to ask if I can install Ubuntu on my Laptop HP Pavilion dv6-3170se Entertainment Notebook PC. Link to my Product Specifications: Click Here for Specifications