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Signal called on user logout

I would like to ask what is the signal that is called when the user logs out? I have a Qt gui app that has handler for SIGTERM and SIGHUP signals. The app also has its own close event handler, so user ...
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Accidently deleted header files in /usr/include/c++

I accidently deleted the folder with all the C++ header files that resides in /usr/include/c++. What do I do to recover the UPDATE I did get the header files back now in /usr/include/c++. However, ...
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how to make gcc search for headers in all subdirectories?

I'm new to Linux so please excuse me for my noobish question. I've installed libraries (PCL) which save their headers under usr/include as it should be. However, the problem is that an example of the ...
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Unable to compile C++ Code

Whenever I try to compile a C++ file with IOStream , I get this error.. I've tried reinstalling GCC G++ (both 4.6 and 4.9) AND cpp.. It hasnt helped (or maybe I didnt do it the right way). How do I ...
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How do I implement multiple keymaps into a kernel?

my problem is as follows: I have a custom-made kernel that has no functionality in regards of changing the keyboard mapping. It is possible to compile a different keymap into it, but that's it. The ...
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libstdc++: man std::sort or man std::algorithm failed

I have downloaded libstdc++-api.20140403.man.tar.bz2 from ftp://gcc.gnu.org/pub/gcc/libstdc++/doxygen/ and installed it. man std::vector is ok, while man std::sort and man std::algorithm both failed, ...
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/usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libmysqlclient.so.18: no version information available

I wrote a program in C++ (QtCreator) on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS which reads values from Web-API's (curl) and stores them in a MySQL Database (using the MySQL C-API). When I start the program on my Desktiop ...
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Executable not created upon compilation using Dev C++ on Wine [closed]

I recently installed Wine so that I could run and use Windows applications in an Ubuntu environment. However, after I installed Dev-C++ version 5.4.1 , I found that I could write and compile programs ...
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libraries for c++ development [duplicate]

I am a student and switched form windows to linux just a few months ago. I don't know anything about the paths and libraries in linux. Now I need to work on c++. I need an IDE and compiler that can ...
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Starting with SDL

Hy, i want to start learning/developing with the SDL library. I already found some usefull tutorials like lazyfoo.net. There I noticed there are many ways to use SDL (Console, IDE, ...). So can you ...
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Add external library to Ubuntu App in Ubuntu SDK

I am trying to add the QuaZip library to my project (https://launchpad.net/vadetux). I have tried setting the EXEC variable in the CMakeLists.txt to: set(EXEC "qmlscene -I /usr/include/quazip $@ ...
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What component is responsible for tray and how to manipulate it using C++?

My goal is to write a desktop gui application that will utilize these commands found in http://askubuntu.com/a/14083/18330 pacmd list-sinks to list name or index number of possible sinks pacmd ...
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How to compile C/C++ program with GStreamer

I'm trying to compile this code: #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <gst/gst.h> int main (int argc, char *argv[]) { const gchar *nano_str; guint major, ...
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Problems when running OpenGL c++ programs with with nVidia Driver 331 installed

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with nVidia Driver installed. When I try to run the very basic GL tutorial. And build it with g++ -Wall -std=c++0x -o "tutorial" "tutorial.cpp" -lglut -lGLEW -lGL #include ...
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c++ compiler errors using make across multiple projects

I'm trying to install an LC3 assembler for school. I run the config script and type make and a several weird compiler errors pop up. I tried this building simpl and just now lc3db Here's output (the ...
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No SDLIMAGE found while running ./configure file

recently i installed libsdl1.2-dev to install a game, after installing it in system. I run ./configure file and I am getting new error checking for sdl-config... /usr/bin/sdl-config checking for SDL ...
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How to install Extreme tux Racer

I have extracted down Extreme tux racer in my home folder, after extracting it in same folder, i run commands- ~/game/autorun.sh ~/game/./configure then following commands run- checking for a ...
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HelloWorld doesn't work in Eclipse

I just installed both eclipse and eclipse-cdt and tested it with "HelloWorld" in C++ perspective. It reported "cout wasn't declared in this scope". Then I used a texteditor to write exactly the same ...
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C/C++ Query EDID at boot time

I'm looking for a way to query EDID data at boot time on my Android system. I think I can use ioctl calls and I see that the frame buffers are at /sys/class/graphics/fb*. But currently I'm just ...
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Cannot install g++ 4.8 on OpenVZ

I have everything set, but doing apt-get install g++4.8 gives me the following java (!?!?!?) related error. Setting up ca-certificates-java (20110426ubuntu0.10.04.2) ... Error occurred during ...
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How do you use Q_INVOKABLE to access c++ functions in QML?

I am looking for the most simple and straightforward example. For my part; .h public: KTerminalDisplay(QQuickItem *parent = 0); ~KTerminalDisplay(); Q_INVOKABLE void setFontStyle(QString & s); ...
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Code Blocks dialog when build: “It seems that this file has not been built yet”

I have a problem when I use Code Blocks to program C++ on Ubuntu, when I press run, a dialog appeared: "It seems that this file has not been built yet" with three option: No, Cancel or Yes. If I ...
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How to use GDB to trace C++ library?

Recently, I want to use GDB to debug my C++ program. But I find when I use CTRL+X+A to see the source code of my program, it cannot show the library code of C++. For example, when I want to trace ...
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how to install downloaded g++4.8 deb archive in ubuntu 14.04 lts?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The g++ compiler is missing in it. So, I downloaded g++ 4.8 deb archive. But I am not able to install it. ehn I open the package, ubuntu software center opens up and ...
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Can I remove cpp from Ubuntu without causing any issues?

I have a C++ compiler installed on a Ubuntu server I am using as a LAMP stack. Will it cause issues for me to remove C++?
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Skipping incompatible error when compiling mysql library using arm-linux-gnueabihf

All problems posted related to mysql library use standard gcc compiler. However, I need to compile a project running on a beaglebone black device. Hence, I am using arm-linux-gnueabihf-gcc instead of ...
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building problem with boost after upgrading ubuntu

I have a code that i can build and everything was working until I decide to upgrade my version of ubuntu for the 14.04 one. Now I have this kind of error messages : ...
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Separate terminal windows for input and output streams

How do I use different xterm or terminal windows for input and output streams while programming in C++ such that I enter input in one terminal window and get output in another window?
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c++ debug jump back netbeans and eclipse

All the latest netbean ide and eclipse ide for c++ open some project and then rebuild and debug, it will somehow jump back to somewhere when I press step over,like this (from 44 to 40): Can ...
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clang++ fails to compile simple hello world c++ program

After upgrade to 14.04 from 12.04 clang++ stopped working. $ cat test.cpp #include <iostream> int main() { std::cout << "Hello World" << std::endl; return 0; } $ ...
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How do I create simplistic window-like elements in a command-line program?

When I execute sudo dpkg-reconfigure lightdm in the terminal I see a simplistic window-like listmenu. Is there an way to make something like that in C++? This looks something like:
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Developing 32 bit application and using it in 64 bit Ubuntu 14.04

I would like to develop 32 bit c++ applications on an Ubuntu 14.04, 64 bit machine and use it on both 32 bit and 64 bit machines. One of the main difficulties I face is that I use some library which ...
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How can I know that I have g++ installed in my ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have recently installed ubuntu 14.04 . I tried to run a c++ code by a command like this: g++ first.cpp -o first Then it said: The program 'g++' is currently not installed. You can install it by ...
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How to connect a Button to FileDialog function in ubuntu sdk?

I've just started to deploy my first application for Ubuntu using QtCreator 3.1.1 based on Qt5.2.1 on Ubuntu 14.10.. I need to open some video files, so I'm going to put a Button to choose file ...
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How do you get C++ to compile from Code::BLocks? (Beginner to Linux)

So I just recently installed Linux after using Windows for my whole life. I also just installed the C++ IDE named code::blocks using the following command in the terminal: sudo apt-get install ...
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Codeblocks set up?

Hi I am looking to set up code blocks IDE to dev C++. I have installed it and used it to do a first hello world app. I tried to compile and run but it has a debugger and what appears to a link ...
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lock/unlock events for in C++ app which should not depend on screen savers

We have a product, which was developed for Windows. Because of customer request we are developing it for Linux also. So being a beginner to Linux, have migrated most of it (which I loved it). Now got ...
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How to create an Ubuntu Touch app with a C++ backend and a QML interface [closed]

I'm looking forward to the release of Ubuntu Touch and thought it would be nice to contribute a small and free app that I'm also using now on my Android phone. The free and open source app for ...
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Communication between JS and C++ process on Ubuntu platform [closed]

We develop board on Ubuntu platform using Ubuntu SDK which contains 2 parts - 2 differrent processes: 1. GUI 2. Business Logic - implemented as C++ process There should be a bidirectional ...
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Eigen installation seemed to work, but I still can't make eigen work

I am trying to install eigen, but I don't seem to get it to work. I did: sudo apt-get install libeigen3-dev and everything seems fine, after dpkg -p libeigen3-dev I get: Package: libeigen3-dev ...
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read from text file in qml qt/quick

I have a program to preview images that store every image's path (all images are in my computer) in text file. first i open text file and read line by line images paths and store to a list then i ...
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Read lines from a text file in QML Qt/Quick

I need open a text file and read it's contents line by line and store each lines in a string list in qt quick 2.2. Can every one help me?
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Modifying default KawigiEdit C++ template in Ubuntu 12.10 LTS

I am trying to edit default c++ template of KawigiEdit plugin, but after I configure and save the modified template as default template, there is no effect. Has anyone modified KawigiEdit's default ...
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Cannot find boost-thread-mt library

I am compiling a program which requires boost-thread-mt library. I have installed libboost-all-dev using sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev but compiler says that it cannot find boost-thread-mt ...
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emit signal with custom type objects array parameter from c++ and receive in qml

I would like to emit a signal from a Qt C++ class which includes a parameter that is an array of custom objects (inherited from QObject) and receive the parameter in its qml slot, but i'm afraid it is ...
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Random number generation

I have generated random numbers in turbo C++ ( DOS) by using random command. Again, I have generated random number in ubuntu C++ by using srand and rand commands. Both the random generations are not ...
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CrossCompiling with libboost for ARM architecture

I am using a 32 Bit Ubuntu system and my goal is to compile my C++ program for arm architecture (beagleblack). However, my C++ program needs libboost meaning I get errors like this while compiling: ...
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Get keyboard input without requiring root and without x11

I'm trying to capture keyboard input in a C/C++ program without requiring root privileges and without the use of X11 XNextEvent(). I've tried to open the device directly, but for obvious security ...
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C++ system() function for further arguments in ubuntu

I didn't really know how to even look for the solution for this one. My problem is, how to execute system commands in c++ using function system(); but for more arguments(Come on it sounds awful). Let ...
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Ubuntu SDK: QML with C++ recommended App Design Methodology

Are there documented general guidelines for mixing QML with C++ for ubuntu apps? "QML for UI design and C++ for logic" seems to be the trend. Is this the right way forward?