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Can I use the Copy app to sync the home folders of two PCs together?

When Ubuntu One died a tragic death, for many users including myself the very awesome Copy app took its place. While Copy has many advantages, one disadvantage is that anything you want to sync needs ...
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maas provider does not support image validation

if i run: juju metadata validate-images It results in: ERROR maas provider does not support metadata validation ERROR subprocess encountered error code 1 What does this error means? ...
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What is uvtool second virtual disk for?

I am toying with uvtool to quickly create virtual machines. I once used vmbuilder, but its seems to be deprecated in favor of uvtool (or not ?). When created with uvt, my vm has two virtual disks ...
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What are ubuntu/juju image metadata

Could someone explain me what this page wants to say? i really dont get what and mainly why it is written there what is there. https://juju.ubuntu.com/docs/howto-privatecloud.html Ive own HW, with ...
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How to get rid of cloud-init?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 image as my base box for vagrant. Unfortunately this base box contains cloud-init which causes many problems during starting-up the machine: ...
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maas juju how to power on a node

I am not getting the answer anywhere. Do I need to manually turn on the nodes ? or nodes will be turned on automatically ? if its automatic then what is the trigger ? and how will I shut down ? A ...
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juju bootstrap fails with connection timed out errors

This is a follow up question to my earlier question. Back then, juju was hanging trying to connect to the MAAS node. God knows what happened, it went ahead and is now failing with Connection timed out ...
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How to sync onedrive for business with Ubuntu and Lubuntu

At my school we are starting to implement Office 365 for our students. We are working on basis of a bring-your-own-device strategy and will meet all kinds of devices and OS's. Office 365 comes with a ...
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Ubuntu Cloud 14.04 starting

I'm new in using "ubuntu cloud" and I like someone point me to start,I like if there are any tutorial or documentation thanks
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How to solve openstack instance error “no valid host found”?

I've deployed openstack using juju and tried to launch a new instance which gives an error "no valid host was found". I've checked out other questions on this community and across the web with same ...
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juju bootstrap fails with connection refused errors

We have the following MAAS setup- One node is setup as the server with both MAAS cluster and region controllers running on it. We added 2 nodes which are in a private virtual LAN with the server node. ...
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cloud-init-nonet

I have the problem someone pointed in the forum. But I see everyone have this problem with VM machines. In my case is with bare metal: When I start the machine I see cloud-init-nonet waiting for ...
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s3 deb repositories eventual consistency [closed]

I am experiencing problems with apt-get from time to time with ubuntu 14.04 machines running in EC2. They use the s3 repositories in eu-west-1 and from time to time packages are not available for ...
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Cloud server can't connect to the external network

I have a cloud server, at first time with Ubuntu 12.04. After do-release-upgrade the apache server became very slow. I tried to solve the problem restarting the server. After that it became ...
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Ubuntu Openstack cloud-installer error: kvm container creation failed

I'm trying to install OpenStack on an older server using the Ubuntu cloud-installer. I have virtualization enabled in BIOS and kvm-ok tells me that I'm good to use KVM with acceleration. $ kvm-ok ...
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Dropbox sync not working & now won't uninstall 12.04

After problems with syncing files I have given up on Dropbox on ubuntu. Tried reinstalling and got: Selecting previously unselected package dropbox. dpkg: regarding .../dropbox_1.6.2_i386.deb ...
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MAAS Cluster without juju and Openstack

I couldn't find proper documentation about MAAS installation but finally I made my own MAAS server and 1 node and it is working now. My idea about MAAS was that nodes share their computing power with ...
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Will this answer work with 14.04.1? [duplicate]

I am about to install owncloud on Ubuntu server 14.04.1 and I want to know if this answer Owncloud server on ubuntu 12.04 would work on 14.04.1.
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Looking For an App to Manage Cloud Services

Is there any apps in Ubuntu that can manage cloud services? (Sky Drive - Google Drive - Drop Box and ....) something like ES File Manager In Android that can Add and manage many cloud services. Of ...
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Upstart script on first boot with cloud-init

I'm trying to launch an EC2 instance where I need to perform some initial setup of the instance (download and install packages, configure directories, etc.) as well as start a web service. The initial ...
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How to EASY share files over a private network, between different OS's

I'm trying to finding a simple method for sharing my files on my home network. Instead of the usual network protocols, which often give me some trouble, I was thinking to something like a local ...
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How to set a password for Ubuntu Cloud Images (ie. NOT use ssh)

I'm running an OpenStack cloud with a very particular network configuration, that makes it impossible for an instance to communicate with anything in the outside world until after I login into it and ...
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Juju and Openstack provisioning

I'm new to Juju and Openstack and currently deploying two- and three-node openstack test environment using Juju manual provider. At my first attempt I tried to deploy services to my hosts using --to ...
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How to do I deploy OpenStack Icehouse using Juju?

I have been able to successfully get openstack up and running. Is there a place where i can get the icehouse openstack charms?
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Are there any safer Dropbox alternatives?

Are there safer alternatives for dropbox? As someone who knows my mailadress basically only is a passowrd away from my personal data.
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Backing up Steam Games+Saved data to Copy cloud storage

I am using Xubuntu 14.04. I have Copy cloud storagehttps://www.copy.com/home/, and I would like to backup my games and their saves to cloud storage. Because I (used to) reinstall often I put all items ...
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To Install OneDrive on Ubuntu

To install OneDrive on Ubuntu, I've followed the instruction from here: OneDrive-D Syncs Files to and from Microsoft The installation seems right, till the end, when the "preferences" window appear, ...
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Packages installed by default on Ubuntu Cloud Image?

I am running Ubuntu in a virtual machine through Vagrant using the "ubuntu/trusty64" box. Based on the information on https://vagrantcloud.com/, this box runs a "Cloud Image" of Ubuntu. I'm having ...
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Full Rackspace cloud server backup to local

I want to rsync my entire Rackspace cloud server disk to a local drive. The command I am currently using is: rsync --dry-run --archive --xattrs --compress --partial --progress ...
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WD My Cloud Remote Access

How do I get remote access into a WD My Cloud? I tried using wd2go, but it won't work even after updating Java.
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Unable to add nodes to ubuntu MAAS server on static vlan

I'm trying to setup the private cloud in my data center but having problem. I've many servers with good configuration to test with. All the servers are connected to many switches on a vlan with static ...
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What does “LDS” stand for in the openstack reference implementation?

Looking on this page, I see "LDS" mentioned. http://www.ubuntu.com/cloud/ubuntu-openstack/reference-architecture Go to the "Services Virtualized High Availability" tab, and look at the virtualized ...
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turn ubutntu 14.04 into a server

yes I have built my own quad core server I would like to turn it into a server so that I can access my movies that I ripped from my own DVDs I bought to my desktop it has 10TB inside it I would like a ...
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Running Openstack on 3 nodes

Is it possible to run the openstack cloud over 3 nodes (initially, with a further node to follow at a later date)? The servers are all quad core xeon, 12gb ram and 2x1TB disks. I am currently looking ...
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File permissions changed when using Copy (file syncing software)

I just started using Copy, and it seems great, though I am having one difficulty. I'm running two Xubuntu Linux computers, one at work and one at home. The one at work is 64 bit and the one at home is ...
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Virtual desktop on iPad and Windows (VDI)

It would be interesting to have a development desktop in the cloud so I can work from any computer or tablet in the same enviroment. I think of something like amazon workspaces or this ...
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Difference between Windows 8 and Ubuntu 13.10 cloud storage [closed]

What is the difference between Windows 8 and Ubuntu 13.10 cloud storage?
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how to import and install a UEC image on Openstack?

Getting started with Openstack here. I've successfully imported and launched instances with a cirros image per the Openstack Installation Guide, but when I import UEC images, like this one here and ...
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Need Help connecting WD My Cloud NAS to 14.04

I recently purchased the 2TB WD My Cloud NAS, and now I realize that it doesn't have Ubuntu support and can not figure out how to make it connect. I found this, ...
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Trusty Images for Openstack

I 'm in the prozess of creating Trusty images for Openstack. What I have noticed is that the net-install with preseed creates an image of 1.9 GB. I just need a VM with openssh. Is it possible to ...
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How can I buy Canonical Ubuntu Advantage licence for Ubuntu OS installed on one of cloud VM and how can I apply that licence

I have Ubuntu OS installed on one of the cloud VM,now I need to buy Canonical Ubuntu Advantage License. So how can I buy it and apply it to Ubuntu OS on my cloud VM. Will this license provide me any ...
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How do I create a cloud?

So I am kind of new at this,but I have my mind set on creating a cloud. By cloud I mean a place where I can store file and access them from anywhere, like Dropbox or Google Drive. I cant really find a ...
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Install MAAS before I Install MAAS?

Maybe I'm not understanding how the setup exactly works, but every guide I find on how to initially set up MAAS (in order to use juju and ubuntu to create a cloud environment) there is a step for me ...
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What is the steps should I take to install Spideroak on a multi user (or not) system?

I would really like to install Spideroak to try as a U1 replacement. I am having a hard time finding a definitive guide to do so. Is there such a guide, or could someone go though the process step by ...
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what are the differences between Juju and Chef? [duplicate]

I read this post : What's the difference between Juju and Puppet/Chef? But the last update older than a year and Chef and Juju still evolving... Now, what are the differences between Chef and ...
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What are the different Ubuntu Cloud Guest images (-disk1, -root, -uefi1)?

On the daily build page on cloud-images.ubuntu.com, there are a number of different images published for each architecture, for example: trusty-server-cloudimg-amd64-disk1.img ...
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VPS/Cloud configuration management automatization for small environments

What would be an appropriate tool/approach for configuration management of a relatively small number of VPS/VMs (1-5). Even though it's a small number I'm a big fan of 'nuke 'n boot' and therefore ...
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PHPmyAdmin with MySQL on the other host

How can I install PHPmyAdmin with MySQL on the other node? I actually have OpenStack cloud deployed and want to have installed Apache and PHP on one node and MySQL on the other node. Now I want to ...
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How to solve LOCALE problem

I am facing a problem as asked in this question, I have tried the proposed solution but facing the same issue When I run locale, locale: Cannot set LC_CTYPE to default locale: No such file or ...
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Install Apache, PHP and MySQL on different servers

I have deployed a cloud using OpenStack and have VMs running in the cloud and I am also able to PING/SSH between those VMs. I want to install Apache, PHP, and MySQL on three different nodes(As I ...