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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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How to reduce Jump start cost to setup private cloud?

Is there anyway to reduce Jump start training cost? What is the equivalent of OpenQRM+OpenATTIC in Ubuntu Private Cloud? Hope to hear from you all soon. Regards/Rithy
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Multiple Google Drive Accounts (grive)

I have installed grive for my Google Drive integration in Ubuntu 12.04, Can I to add multiple google accounts with multiple grive instances? I'm doing something similar with Dropbox then I would think ...
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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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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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Enable remote access for Mysql

I have Mysql server located in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and i would like to enable remote access. I have already tried to change bind-address to ip that mysql is hosted on (and restart) and grant user but ...
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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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Backup with duplicity on Google Cloud Storage

I have already set a backup routine that backups all my files to Amazon S3 using duplicity. I would like to create a similar backup routine with Google Cloud Storage. Is it possible to get duplicity ...
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Remote Access to Owncloud Server

I'm currently trying to setup my own own-cloud server, and I've got it fully installed, configured, and accessible from within my own local network. I cannot figure out how to access it from the ...
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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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What to do with a cluster of old computers running Ubuntu?

At our university, our section had a grant of several old P4 computers. We decided on using them to create a 3x3 grid, which would function as a medium for our off-hand processing work. However, as of ...
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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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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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Recover Firefox sync data?

I recently reinstalled Ubuntu. I opened Firefox preferences and tried to add my sync account. I selected the option saying I didn't have my device with me, and proceeded. Next I entered my details ...
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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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Are there any ways to access iCloud-based files with Ubuntu?

I have various Apple products which sync with iCloud. Are there any ways to access iCloud documents with Ubuntu (for clarity, I'm not asking about email, calendaring, etc.) apart from the web-based ...
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How do I install OpenStack?

How do I install OpenStack? Is there an easier way other than official installation instructions?
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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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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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How do I run and Ubuntu desktop in EC2?

we have implemented a cloud using the ubuntu server and amazon ,we installed the uec image given by amazon of ubuntu 9.04 ,we were successfull in accessing through the terminal by using it as ubuntu@ ...
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Any Ideas on a Better Browser Enabled Cloud Desktop using Ubuntu 12.04, Gnome and Amazon Web Services?

I am currently using NoMachine's NX Web Companion free product using java as well as FreeNX and an RDP for Windows to access a Gnome GUI Ubuntu 12.04 instance running on Amazon Web Services Free Tier ...
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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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MAAS not working

I'm trying a whole week to make MASS to work, but no results. This is the procedure: maas createsuperuser sudo apt-get install maas-dhcp maas-import-isos apt-get install maas-enlist tftpd-hpa ...
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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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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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Uninstall Copy.com from Ubuntu 12.04

I have installed the cloud storage program, "Copy" and want to uninstall it. How do I do that?
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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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maas-import-pxe-files error with md5sum

![I am building a private cloud maas using ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have some experience in previous cloud server with the same iso. But now I have got an error in running sudo maas-import-pxe-files. ...
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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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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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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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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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Cloud storage that works with rsnapshot?

I’ve started using rsnapshot as my backup system for my home PC. I really like the idea of hard links and how they are handled. But I can’t find the best workflow. Currently I keep my snapshots on the ...
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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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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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Local cloud system

as the Ubuntu One Service will be finished soon, I'm searching for alternatives. I got aware that I don't really need to give my files to an internet service like Dropbox. So I want to setup a local ...