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Remote database connections stopped working

I was trying to hunt down a mysql db-script error (on local Ubuntu server) and took down apparmor, shut down mysql servive, made changes to my.cnf and restarted both. It did not help, so I rebooted ...
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How can I connect to a server?

I'm new to Ubuntu, so this may actually be quite simple. On windows I can connect to a server in my school's network by typing in "\\servername.edu" and that works fine, but on Ubuntu, I have no idea ...
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Connection times out in all browsers, but ping and telnet work

I have the strangest problem on my Kubuntu 14.04 installation. I cannot browse the internet in any browser (tried both Chrome and Firefox). After some time, the browser reports a connection time out ...
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ssh connection time out ubunto 14.04

I get connection timeout after ssh hnname So I try the follow: netstat -nltp - I see that there is no process listen on port 22 sudo service ssh restart - I see that there is no process listen on ...
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Ubuntu overwrites connection settings during reboot

When I add system-ca-certs or password to a connection in /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections and reboot the computer these new settings are gone. What can I do to keep those settings after a ...
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Internet Access Blocked on unsecure wifi

I am using a pc that was natively a windows vista pc. I switched to ubuntu less than a month ago so I am still getting used to the extreme differences b/w linux+windows. My computer works fine at my ...
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connection of phone to ubuntu laptop through data cable

Ubuntu 14.04 is unable to read my lumia 520, it shows phone plugged in then gets disconnected. it is continuously repeated. also when i use $lsusb command in terminal it shows nokia lumia 920 there.
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DSL cable NOT detecting on network settings

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 (dual boot ) without plugging in my internet cable and when I did plug it in to configure my PPPoe connection, it says wired connection unplugged in network settings. I ...
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Need help adding a remote storage ubuntu 13.10 [closed]

Im trying to root my droid bionic and im having trouble creating a remote storage. Every time i tap connect i get back a window saying "Network Error. There is a problem in your network connection ...
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can't download anything from ubuntu software center, 11.10 [duplicate]

So I have tried many, many things now. I got a new laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 on it, and I have always been a Windows user. I have read most of the threads that were posted here and on other forums I ...
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ssh command related problem

I am facing problem with the ssh command currently. Earlier, it was working just fine, but now when I am trying to execute the same command, it says, ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection ...
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Ethernet connection intermittently does not work in LTS 14.04

I have been having an intermittent issue with my ethernet connection my laptop. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit. I am running a Dell 15 7357. Below is the output from lspci -v for my ethernet ...
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How to check if I can connect to a server port?

I have a Riseup account, but I just can't get the SMTP to work. I have tried all the tutorials, nothing. Neither Thunderbird nor Sylpheed work. Then I thought that my ISP might be blocking the ports ...
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Why does Ubuntu 14.04 not connect to the Internet immediately after a reboot?

I’m using the ethernet interface with a cable connected. Every time I start up my machine and boot into Ubuntu, it is not connected to the Internet. Sometimes it never connects at all. Sometimes it ...
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Unable to connect to webserver from outside [duplicate]

I set up my website und my webserver but I'm facing the problem that the website cannot be opened from the internet. I'm using Ubuntu server 12.04 with Apache 2.2 (I believe). This is what I checked ...
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Wireless Connection not working

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04-1 on an HP Pavilion V-4000 laptop. The wireless does not work and doesn't show any wireless networks. There is a switch to turn on wireless, but now it doesn't work. It ...
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PulseAudio Manager gives the error Connection failure: Connection refused [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and recently had to upgrade to PulseAudio due to Skype not working with ALSA. However it doesn't seem to be working. I've tried the following Why am I getting this ...
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Host configuration preventing Virtualbox from using DHCP?

I have an Ubuntu 12.04.4 host laptop trying to make an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS guest installation. I just acquired a Dell Developer Edition notebook (With Ubuntu preinstalled which is the 12.04.4 host) and ...
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How to setup and connect Teletalk 3g modem in ubuntu 14.04?

I am very fond of Linux and recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. I am having issues trying to connect my Teletalk 3g modem in Ubuntu 14.04 for mobile broadband. If anyone could provide step by step ...
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Suddenly lost my wireless connection

I used to have Ubunto 13 installed on my computer, it was the only OS in this computer. One day I was at home, connected to my usual wireless connection, watching a show, and suddenly it stopped ...
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Slow (wired) internet in terminal and software center Ubuntu 14.04

New Ubuntu user here. I am dual booting with Windows 8.1, and in 8.1 I have no issues. In Ubuntu, I noticed extremely slow download speeds while downloading packages and it seems to also occur in the ...
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Transmission download doesn't work when on other user

Transmission doesn't work when on other user of the computer. Same magnet link, from the same website downloads when I use the computer as administrator, and doesn't work when I use it from a ...
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no wired connection 14.04

I'm running 64 bit linux ubuntu for the past 2 months and yesterday I stop getting wired signal I've tried 3 different cables so I know its not that and did a fresh install. ifconfig gets me this: ...
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How to stop my connection to a network device timing out

I'm trying to put Ubuntu 14.04 on a network device by copying files from my OS to a drive on the network, but every time I try to connect, I get the error "Connection timed out." I can only access the ...
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Mobile internet network have to be set up after every restart

I have Dell inspiron 1720 laptop with dual boot Windows Vista and Ubuntu 14.04. I have my internet connection through sim card in a Huawei dongle. When I start Ubuntu I have to establish connection - ...
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Could Not Connect: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)

I am new to Ubuntu and using Ubuntu Server 14.40 LTS. I am trying to connect my mysql database to show database data on a php file but I am not able to connect it. I am getting error Could Not ...
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Natulius “Connect to server”

i used to manage the remote servers connection with the bookmarks options. Since 14.04 the connections i used is saved in a popup window - how do i edit them? also - if there is a better way of ...
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how to read text message that resides on it like windows with sony Ericsson wireless manager

i am using sony Ericsson for a Mobile Broadband connection ; it woks perfectly but i want to know if there any way to read text messages that resides on it like windows with sony Ericsson wireless ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Network Problem

I have an issue with my Ubuntu 14.04. I am able to connect to wireless networks without any problems, but when I am in my Dorm Room, I cannot connect to my wired Internet connection. It works fine ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 making strange connections

I recently installed Xubuntu and I have noticed my new OS making some strange connections. I have made sure to close everything that would have a reason to make any connection like the music ...
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Wifi seems network but stops at requesting Wifi address

I just installed Lubuntu on my Packard Bell Easynote R3500. Network by cable works like a charm but Wifi does not. Wifi sees the networks but when connecting to it it keeps hanging at 'Requesting a ...
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Can SSH into target Ubuntu machine fine on target's boot, but later the connection attempt times out on the client

I have two computers in the house, one is Ubuntu running OpenSSH-server, the other is either a VM Ubuntu with an openssh client or putty on windows. When I boot up the server machine I can SSH into ...
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Skype Connectivity Issues on Ubuntu 13.10 x64

I went through almost every Skype-related thread here and google. I am running Ubuntu 13.10 x64 on HP Pavilion 15-b107eo. Although I managed to properly (i guess) install skype, I face connectivity ...
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Ubuntu guest to PC connection over serial cable

I want my pc having windows 7(teraterm installed ) to talk(connect) to my guest VM (ubuntu os 14.04) on another PC. The connection is through an ATEN usb to serial port convertor. Help please!!!!
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Set Up IP in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am trying to set IP's for a Wired connection in Ubuntu via the Network Connections GUI. However, In wired connections, when I select Manual IPv4 settings the "SAVE" button get greyed out and I can't ...
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Ubuntu connects to wireless but doesn't work!

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop, it connects to my wireless network and shows that it is connected, but when I try to load a webpage or do anything like download Steam for Dota 2, it ...
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Ubuntu won't connect to Network through Ethernet

I have just built a Desktop Computer and I have created a Live USB with Ubuntu 14.04. I boot to the USB to "Try Ubuntu" and everything works fine, but the computer refuses to connect to the Network ...
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Weird internet connection issue on Ubuntu 14.04

I have an old Gateway PC with Windows 7 installed alongside the original (XP, I think?). A while ago my friend walked me through and helped me install Ubuntu 14.04 alongside the others because my Win7 ...
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Pro/Wireless 3945ABG won't connect

I hope someone can help me. I just purchased a Dell Latitude G630 Windows 7 from a friend that just needed money. It's fairly new, though I believe he got it refurbished because he said no disc's came ...
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Wifi/Ethernet Not detecting/connecting on 14.04

I have a dell inspiron 1564 which had ubuntu 12.04 earlier. I was not able to detect wifi/ethernet cable connection so I upgraded it to 14.04 but however I faced the same problem. On installing the ...
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Ubuntu not connecting to wireless [closed]

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my dell laptop for couple of months(didn't want it but my company forced it). Rescently I am having some issues in connecting to some wireless networks. So far I have ...
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SSL Connection to Apache web server

I follow up on setting up SSL connection to my Apache2 It works well when I access my website from a local IP address but if I use a Dynamic DNS service with HTTPS in the beginning than I doesn't get ...
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Unable to browse the web - Ubuntu 14.04

I have this problem on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: whenever I open a new Chromium - Chrome - Firefox - Opera window to reach ANY website, it'll only show a "Please Update Internet Explorer" page - which I'm not ...
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How to connect mobile broadband using terminal? [duplicate]

I configured new-mobile-broadband connection. I know that I can connect by clicking as following: But I want to connect manually to that mobile broadband by using terminal. How to do with terminal ...
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Wifi not working, upgrade to ubuntu 14.04

I've upgraded my system with ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 and then my wifi adapter Broadcom BCM43142 [14e4:4365] is not working and the wireless connection is not even showing up in the list.
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cups with Ubuntu 14.04 very slow

I run Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop and I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop. I have cups installed to connect to the printer server at my work place. On both systems I see all the printers ...
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ubuntu 14.04 not detecting SamsungY Android via usb cable

I had this same problem when previously using ubuntu 13.10, among other issues with my Windows dual boot. So I wiped the hard drive, re-installed ubuntu stand alone, and I still get the same dang ...
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EC2 virtual server receives requests but can not access another host

Staff I have a virtual machine in Amazon AWS Ubuntu where I even installed Apache2, PHP5 and MySql. Everything was running well, well configured, my website running fine on it. Until suddenly ...
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vsftpd server no connect on virtual server

I have a virtual machine running Ubuntu in Amazon cloud server. This machine installed via APT Apache2 + PHP5 + MySql to serve my website and everything is running perfectly. However, with no means ...
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Web browser unable to open any pages while any other app is downloading at full speed

This problem only started recently, after I installed Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, and I believe only after more recent updates. Basically if I'm downloading at full speed in another app like Transmission or ...