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

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Can't install some packages. Depends: x but x is to be installed

I am on a 64bit system, that is what I suspect is creating this problem. I'm trying to install various packages, one of them is libssl-dev. $ sudo apt-get install libssl-dev Reading package lists... ...
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Mouse slows down, sticks, jumps, no clear pattern - related to Wacom tablet? Compiz?

Sometimes the mouse pointer is nice and agile, and sometimes it slows down tremendously or sticks, taking a big sweeping motion just to get it the last centimeter so it passes over a field or button ...
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grub error: /boot/grub2/i386-pc/normal.mod not found

I use USB flash memory (Ubuntu 14.04 amd64) for booting my PC (win 7 x64), i get the following error: error: file '/grub/i386-pc/normal.mod' not found. grub rescue> But use this USB flash memory ...
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Timestamp, year 2038 problem for 64 bit Ubuntu system

I am using 64 bit Ubuntu system. I’m currently working on a project that incorporates MariaDB. I’m planning to introduce timestamp technique into the project so that people will receive the correct ...
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Why Dota Reborn cant “CreateContex()” on OpenGL?

When I run Reborn it just show: CreateContext(): Failed to create a OpenGL context. Quad 6400 4GB ram Linux diver 3.16.0-49-generic #65~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Wed Sep 9 10:03:23 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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apt-get: error while loading shared libraries:libapt-pkg

I am facing a problem which seems to be unsolvable. I am trying to resolve the issue but to my disappointment nothing seems to work. The problem I'm facing are as follows Whenever I try to run sudo ...
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How to run bin file on 14.04?

I have a .bin file I want to install. I have 14.04 64bit. I think the bin file is 32 bit. I already installed all the 386 libs as below: sudo apt-get install libc6:i386 libx11-6:i386 libasound2:i386 ...
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64 bit Ubuntu on 32 bit windows xp by daemon tools

I am currently using a 32 bit processor with xp and wanna dual boot it with Ubuntu. Should I download 32 bit Ubuntu or 64 bit Ubuntu? I also wanted to ask if I can use daemon tools instead of burning ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 HP Pavilion DV6 2114sa Crashes constantly

First time here so apologise if I have made any formatting mistake or something. I have got a HP pavilion DV6 2114sa and I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 32 bit on it. It has taken me quite awhile to ...
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Synaptic Package Manager is unable to load package indexes after update

I found it interesting that an update/upgrade broke the ability of the Synaptic Package Manager to update from the archives. I do not know what information may be helpful: Ubuntu 14.04 / AMD 64
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Problem installing ubuntu 15.04 (64 bit) in Virtualbox 5.0

I am trying to install 64 bit Ubuntu in virtual-box 5.0.x as guest OS inside a 32 bit Ubuntu 14.04 host. I tried both 14.10 and 15.04 (both 64 bit) without success. When the tried installing ...
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Running Live with 4GB RAM. 32-bit or 64-bit?

I have a laptop with 4GB RAM and it is fully 64-bit capable. However I prefer to run Ubuntu from Live CD or USB. This takes 2GB of the RAM as the main drive. Does that leave me with 2GB of RAM? ...
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Can I Install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (64 bit) in hp compaq 6910p Notebook?

I am using windows xp in my hp compaq 6910p notebook. I want to migrate myself from windows to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS system. My notebook ram is 3GB (and virtual ram is 10GB for C drive where windows ...
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preseed/late_command ubuntu server 15.04

I'm having issues with the preseed/late_command on ubuntu 15.04 amd64 server install (cmd line install) d-i preseed/late_command string in-target wget http://url returns with exit code 1 and the ...
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How to install i386 (32bit) boost-regex library to amd64 (64bit) system, 15.04

I tried to use this command: sudo apt-get install libboost-regex1.55-dev:i386 And i have some errors: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some ...
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How to find why 64 bit application can run on 14.04 but not 12.04?

I have a 64 bits application (lmutil from Xilix Vivado tool). Which can run on 14.04, there's not problem. But when I run it on 12.04, I got the error: bash: ./lmutil: No such file or directory Is ...
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Green Bars Next to Cursor after Suspend 14.04

After resuming from a suspend in Ubuntu 14.04, I get a rectangular box filled with colored bars/lines that follows my cursor with a constant offset from it. The bars are sometimes green and sometimes ...
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XPCOM error 0x80004005 with RTC 4.0.6 on Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit

I had a problem when I start Rational Team Concert 4.0.6 which is installed on Rational Software Architect 9.1.2 (eclipse 4.2) on Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I also had the same problem as described by this ...
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Problems re-installing Ubuntu from 32-bit to 64-bit

I was using 32-bit version of Ubuntu 14.04 and wanted to upgrade to 64-bit as my laptop supports that architecture and I wanted to make full use of the extra ram I have. I backed up all my data, ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: How can I set dual screen display correctly with .xprofile?

I am experiencing a dual monitor problem using .xprofile to change DVI screen resolution. I am running Ubuntu 14.04.3 Trusty Tahr in dual screen mode. Primary screen output is HDMI; other screen ...
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Whatever the command I give

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and amd64 bit processor Whatever the command I give(Except sudo apt-get autoclean), I'm getting the below response :- dpkg: error processing package libuuid1:amd64 ...
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How to build a 32-bit deb file on a 64-bit machine?

I have followed this answer to get the build dependencies for what I am building, and then actually compile the source and build it into a deb file, however I am needing to create a deb file for ...
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Apt-get upgraded package from 32bit to unsupported 64bit - why and how to revert?

Recently the repository of qtox had to change its domain and the new one only contains only 64bit builds at the moment. However, I'm on 15.04 32bit and can't run any 64bit software. Now when I last ...
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Blue screen error while upgrade from ubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu 14.04 -Different question [duplicate]

I got blue screen error in my Desktop PC when I'm trying to upgrade from Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 14.04. I am able to login from the putty and do the work from the command-line but I'm unable to see ...
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I have MS Office 2010 64 bit SP2 which I would like to install on Ubuntu 14.04, how do I go about doing that? [duplicate]

I have MS Office 2010 64 bit SP2 (from my university) which I would like to install on Ubuntu 14.04, how do I go about doing that? I have Wine 1.6 (not sure if there is a specific -bit version I ...
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mysql-server hangs on setting password

Every time I try install mysql-server it hangs on this screen This is the case of not entering a password, but when I do enter a password it hangs on this screen after pressing OK I've been ...
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libpcap 32 bit on 64 bit Ubuntu

I'm trying to install Gulp. As the author says it needs 32-bit libpcap-dev libs for building the application, but when I try to download 32bit version it says NO INSTALL CANDIDATE AVAILABLE ...
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Ubuntu on 32-bit UEFI - optimal solution

I have a computer (Asus T200TA) with 2G RAM and 32-bit UEFI [Yep, what a wonderful idea to put 32-bit UEFI!]. I have two options: Install a 64-bit system, boot manually and install grub-efi-ia32. ...
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“You are missing the following 32-bit libraries, and Steam may not run: libc.so.6” The common fixes don't work,

Running Linux 14.04 trusty I have this exact same problem as this I have also tried the common fixes but get no where. Some one is trying to steal my steam account, but I only have a linux ...
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How do I disable default virtualization software? Using Ubuntu 15.04 64 bit

I use 15.04 64 bit os. Difficulty getting virtualbox to run 64 bit. I have virtualization enabled in bios. Is there any virtualization enabled by default in 15.04. If so how do I disable?
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How to install package from 12.04 on 14.04?

I am on 14.04 (64-bits) and I want to install some <package>:i386 packages from 12.04. The reason I want to do this is because some of my 32-bit applications work well on 12.04 but not on ...
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Problem installing g++

I typed sudo apt-get install g++ then got the output: g++ depends on g++-4.8 (>=4.8.2-5~) but it will not be installed Then I continued sudo apt-get install g++-4.8 then got g++-4.8 ...
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What is the difference between amd64 and linux 64 versions? [duplicate]

i am using Ubuntu Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS, in 64bit OS, i am about to install oracle instant client in my system, on checking this tutorial I saw 2 may be 3 linux versions 1 Oracle Database 10g Instant ...
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AMD not working ubuntu 15.04

I just updated to 15.04 on my PC and the graphics on the entire system are off a lot. I downloaded AMD and i cannot open and run it.
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Can i make 64 - bit Firefox use 32 - bit Java and how?

I am a newbie when it comes to Ubuntu, so please endure my ignorance... I have installed Ubuntu 15.04 for safety reasons and to have a desktop with no distractions for study. The Study I am attending ...
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Unable to install Wine on Unbuntu 14.04 64-bit

So I added the PPA and try to install wine but it says there are broken packages/unmet dependencies. It is my understanding that this can happen when trying to install Wine on a 64-bit system, but ...
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Error at VERR_VMX_INVALID_GUEST_STATE while creating 64-bit VM with 2 CPU

Error at VERR_VMX_INVALID_GUEST_STATE while creating 64-bit VM guest with more than one CPU/processor. Host machine BIOS enabled with "Intel Virtualization Technology" Host OS: Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit, ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 does not recognize all my ram

I am running Ubuntu 15.04 and in the system monitor it tells me I have 7.8 GB of ram, but I have 16GB installed. My graphics card only uses 2GB, so where is the rest? MemTotal: 8157900 kB ...
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Having trouble with 32 bit install

I'm having trouble with the 32-bit of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I've tried to install it with Wubi to dual-boot with Windows Vista but it's just not working. The few times I've tried the install fails or it ...
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How to trace the reason of system reboot?

I've been searching the answer here, but no result yet. Here is what I have found so far. $ cd /var/log $ last -f wtmp.1 reboot reboot system boot 3.16.0-30-generi Mon Jun 29 13:38 - 09:44 ...
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Can't install Android Studio in Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit

I am running Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS and am not able to completely install Android Studio. The setup process hangs at: Unable to run mksdcard SDK tool. For which I googled and found this question on ...
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DNS Solver not working correctly

I Just installed 15.04 (64bit) on this machine. Every time that I tried to connect to a server for the first time, and by this I mean: Go to a website Updating ubuntu Downloading a file Anything ...
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error while booting off imac

I have some problems while trying to boot from my iMac 2007 Specs: 20" 2GHz Core 2 Duo 4gb ram 128mib gpu1 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxpSSIf6jydvN2dSQ2NWaGFmMWc/view?usp=sharing
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How to run Display Settings from the CLI virtual terminal?

How to run Display Settings from CLI virtual terminal (Ctrl+Alt+F1) ?
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fl studio + wine = CPU overload, why?

I've installed Ubuntu 14, 15 and mate only to find that when I run fl studio through wine it max's out the CPU when I try the free track at the beginning of the program. My laptop is an Acer aspire ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 desktop, 64 bit, 386 architecture

What I have: 1) 128 GB USB drive 2) Dell Laptop with Windows 7, 8 GB memory, Intel i7-3540M What I want: 3) Bootable USB drive with Ubuntu 12.04 for that hardware configuration, with GUI, with ...
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What is the multiarch support for Google Earth 64 bit package? [duplicate]

The official Ubuntu page for Google Earth says this: Note to 64bit users: The 64bit debian package depends on ia32-libs which is deprecated and no longer available as of 13.10 Saucy. Use the ...
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I am trying to install Steam on ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit

Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required packages have not yet been created ...
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install ubuntu core tar.gz format in virtual box

I've been trying to install ubuntu core in virtual box but haven't been able to make any progress so far. I've googled everything I can and failed to find an Answer before I finally decided to ask. ...
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15.04 USB problems

Alright so interesting problem that started after fixing another one. A few days ago I did an upgrade on my computer. I installed a new video card and wireless adapter that in turn finally allowed ...