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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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Does KuaiPan Cloud Service provide encryption and how does it manage privacy?

Looking for an alternative to UbuntuOne, I found that the official Chinese distro, Ubuntu Kylin, has announced a cloud service from Kingsoft KuaiPan, with its own "customed app". This sync client is ...
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How can I recover from a failed cloud server instalation?

I have run into a situation. I recently tried in install Ubuntu Server for Cloud (Ubuntu Server 12.04.4 LTS 32-bit version) on an old desktop pc. I made the startup disk, and everything was going ...
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How to restart OpenStack services after restart/logout?

I have successfully configured OpenStack following this tutorial. The problem is that when I logout of my system or restart, and then try to access the OpenStack dashboard, it says page not found. It ...
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Is it possible to use Amazon Glacier as backup target for CloneZilla?

If I boot up a system with the CloneZilla LiveCD, is it possible to create a image of an entire disk and upload it to Amazon Glacier? Edit: Maybe my question could be misunderstood. I know that it is ...
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Private Storage Cloud

I'm absolute new to this area. So, please be gentle :-) I'm looking at the possibility for my company to start a private storage cloud using cheap hardware and software. For example, SATA storage ...
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unable to install Ubuntu Cloud setup on VMWare

I guess this is trivial and most commonly asked question, but I'd reiterate it again here as I'm not able to find a correct solution. I'm trying to install Ubuntu Cloud setup on VMWare using the ...
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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 ...
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Deploy app on OpenStack deployed locally on single machine

I have deployed OpenStack using DevStack on single Ubuntu 12.04 machine running all services. I actually have to develop a Private Cloud Document Management System Now, I want to know that how do I ...
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How can I use the default generic kernel in a UEC Ubuntu Cloud Image?

I download a UEC style Ubuntu Precise image from http://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/ that I want to use in an OpenStack cloud, but I want to make some modifications to it before booting the VM. ...
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2 added nodes to MAAS server but their state does not change from “Commissioning” to “Ready”!

I have added two nodes to a MAAS server (which is deployed on a separate 3rd node) but the nodes never change their state from "Commissioning" to "Ready"... Some additionally details, please let me ...
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Check-in/check-out tool for Dropbox in Ubuntu?

Does anyone know whether there is a check-in/check-out tool for Dropbox running Ubuntu? I'm basically looking for the linux version of Notifybox, which only supports Windows.
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Need help with ubuntu cloud

I am looking to start a cloud storage service and i was looking at ubuntu to do that, but i need to know how the public and or clients can signup and use my cloud servers. Can anyone tell me where to ...
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MAAS PXE Boot fail. IP-Config : no response

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 Server, with MAAS option. All the processes during and after installation end successfully. maas-import-pxe-files works and imports the precise images. But when I boot up ...
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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 to access a Gnome GUI Ubuntu 12.04 instance running on Amazon Web Services Free Tier ec2. What I have ...
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Ubuntu Cloud - Can it do what I need?

I am looking to propose a new system internally at work for learning purposes and think that Ubuntu Cloud might be appropriate but I am not sure (a lot of presentations are too sales orientated and a ...
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Cloud Computing

I begin with the Cloud Computing. I want to create a private Cloud with OpenStack on Ubuntu 12.04 but I don't know where from to start?!!! Several tutoriels but I don't manage to understand the ...
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When uninstalling all GRUB packages for EC2 AMI build script, how do I bypass prompting?

When I try to uninstall all GRUB packages from the cloud-image version of Ubuntu I use in AWS EC2, I get an interactive prompt. I need put this all in a script under automation, so prompts need to be ...
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Default username/password for Ubuntu Cloud image?

I have downloaded and launched an instance of this image in OpenStack http://cloud-images.ubuntu.com/releases/13.10/release-20140226/ubuntu-13.10-server-cloudimg-amd64-disk1.img But I don't know the ...
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Cannot ping/ssh to CirrOS/Ubuntu instance - OpenStack

I have OpenStack Havana installed I am able to launch Ubuntu/CirrOS instance but I am not able to ping or ssh to instance and vice-versa. I had set this in local.conf HOST_IP=192.168.171.131 ...
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LAMP in Ubuntu instance - OpenStack

I have installed OpenStack using DevStack on a single machine and I have to develop a Private Cloud Document Management System and I just want to provide storage of documents on the cloud, nothing ...
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How to install OpenStack with Swift?

How can we install Swift in OpenStack while in DevStack there are lots of errors while installing via DevStack with enabling Swift Is there any scripted installation method? Any links?
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How to connect hadoop with openstack ?

I am using Hadoop for big data processing, I need to implement hadoop with cloud service, please tell me the way to implement. I would like to use the cloud service as openstack or Google Cloud ...
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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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Openstack api-paste.ini configuration internal server error

I tried installing openstack on ubuntu 12.04 LTS on vmware workstation. I followed the doc available on openstack website. I am getting neutron server error. It says Error: Unable to load quantum ...
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A newbie question on MaaS

thank you for reading this: Recently I was given a project at my university to install Linux on 3 computers. We created a bootable disc and got to work, following the step-by-step instructions in: ...
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how to login to 'Ubuntu Cloud Guest' images?

I've just started up with OpenStack. I've launched a new instance with an Ubuntu Cloud Guest image. It's the precise amd64 image here: ...
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Ubuntu One - cannot stop synchronizing

I've been using Ubuntu One to upload my Documents folder, but as it got too big, I wanted to clear my cloud account, reorganise the folders and try again. However, when I go to my Ubuntu One page, go ...
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Plex Media Server cannot access Pogoplug mount on Ubuntu

I'm trying to build a Ubuntu Server (12.04) machine which will stream my videos hosted on my Pogoplug cloud account thru Plex Media Server (PMS). I mounted my Pogoplug cloud account successfully to ...
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Ubuntu 12.10, installing nova-conductor, package missing

I'm trying to install Openstack Nova module on one of my servers in the lab. i'm trying to use the 12.04 guide and get it work, as i'm using 12.10 but i get this: Unable to locate package ...
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bootstrap fails with Windows Azure: XML Schema validation error in network configuration

I am trying to test Juju with Windows Azure. I always get this error: PUT request failed: BadRequest - XML Schema validation error in network configuration I have tried several times, with and ...
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Changing data directory in owncloud

some of you may know Owncloud, a free Cloud service you can install to set up cloud hosting. I wanted to use owncloud so that I can upload files to a specific folder. Since Owncloud automatically ...
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Is there software like CrossFTP for cloud file downloading on Ubuntu?

I have CrossFTP on my Ubuntu desktop at home but for some reason, CrossFTP is not installing. Its proprietary software so it requires that I "buy" it from the UbuntuOne store but really its free so it ...
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How do you load USC Image in VirtualBox for Mac?

I'm attempting to set up my Ubuntu Server Cloud image before porting it to an Amazon AMI. Realizing that I can't load an .img as a disk to a VM in VirtualBox (4.3.8) I've tried a few ways of ...
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Ubuntu1 Cloud Photo Button Not displaying pics online.

When I click on the photo button from the dash on my ubuntu1 account, it says they are experiencing technical difficulties, come back later.
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Cloud (Dropbox), Symlinks, to windows partition

I have just signed in so i'm a newbie here... i've tries googling for a couple of hours but i am now stuck with lots of questions in my head being new to linux... I just love symbolic links (best ...
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AWS Marketplace Ubuntu AMI are not compatible with m3 instances

Amazon AWS has recently released 2 types of instances : m3.medium and m3.large, which seem to be the "new generation" after m1.medium and m1.large. We wanted to upgrade our instance, based on a AWS ...
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SME client disconnects very quickly

I've followed a tutorial about how to access my SkyDrive folder in ubuntu via SME client. But there's a problem. After I have the cloud "drive" connected, I tried to make one of the folders in it my ...
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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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Juju not working with local openstack environment

I have my local openstack setup using mirantis. When I try to use juju with this, I am getting following error. 2014-01-28 05:19:58 ERROR juju supercommand.go:282 failed to list contents of co ...
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maas with virtual nodes

i want to create my own private cloud using Ubuntu 12.04 metal as service for my research can i use one physical server and add virtual nodes inside it? can i add 2 nodes and make virtual nodes ...
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Reinstalling MAAS Region Controller packages

Since I'm having some trouble with getting the MAAS API up and running on the Region Controller (see Starting MAAS Region Controller service and API), I'm wondering if I will create any complications ...
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ubuntu Cloud vs. Server

I would like to understand the difference between the ubuntu cloud and server iso image. What are the differences? Are there different "packages"part of the images? Would be useful to know what is ...
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google cloud engine instance connect through ssh problem

i was created google instance on google cloud account. and i want to access the instance via this commond gcutil ssh my-instance-name . after running this commond it's gave ssh: connect to ...
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HELP >>> UbuntuOne deletes files and re-syncs same files

I have three Linux machines running Ubuntu/Mint14 12.04. I recently began testing Mint15 on one computer. After installing Mint15 I recopied my an exact backup copy of the UbuntuOne folder (2.4gb x ...
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ubuntu openstack cloud server for narrow casting?

I want to find a way to offer narrow casting software to people, kinda like a web based portal system. Is the cloud my answer? I want any amount of users to be able to access the program via internet. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Server for Cloud does not show active connections

I recently installed ubutnu 12.04 server for cloud and then installed the ubutnu desktop for ease. Now, the GUi network manager does not show me any active connections even though I am able to access ...
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How to make ubuntu desktop as cloud platform

I wish to use my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop as cloud platform. In which, I want to build MySQL RDS and run application on top of it. Is it possible that I can construct cloud on my Ubuntu desktop and run ...
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Is it possible: MAAS+Juju -> QEmu?

Hey there everyone ... I've been playing around in a virtual environment with MAAS and Juju lately on 12.10 (7 VMs total), setting up little clusters using 12.04. It's amazing. I noticed that there ...
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Is Ubuntu cloud suitable to host my Drupal site?

I would like to ask if Ubuntu Cloud is suitable to host my Drupal site. What about the costs compared to AWS? thanks