A database is an organized collection of data for one or more purposes, usually in digital form.

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How do I install Oracle Database 12c?

I downloaded Oracle Database 12c but I'm having trouble installing it. Can anyone help me? Imported from the comments below: Then I unzipped it and installed it, but nothing appears the ...
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How to connect Ubuntu to a MS SQL server 2005?

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 and I installed Wine 1.6. I am running a dotnet application through Wine, but I am getting the following error message: An error occurred while establishing connection to ...
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OCR Feeder, creating columns

I'm trying to convert a PDF file, which has columns into some kind of editable form of document with columns, preferably Libre Office Calc. Can anyone tell me if this is possible, either directly or ...
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12.04 - MySql won't start by using service mysql start

The only way I was able to get MySql to start was to issue: mysqld When I issued this command, it started rolling back some database transactions that were conflicted. I have tried issuing ...
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Is there any way to run Microsoft Lightswitch C# Application on Ubuntu?

can someone help me out how to run application that is developed using SQL Server 2012 + Microsoft Visual Studio Lightswitch C# on Ubuntu? I know that windows application can't be run on Unix ...
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What alternatives to MS Access exist for database management on the Ubuntu platform (LibreOffice Base isn't cutting it) [duplicate]

I have a web-based MySQL database, which is very important. I have used the MySQL Connector to allow me to use an MS Access database to query, and clean up my database, through an ODBC connection. ...
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How to install db2-client on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

on RHEL Desktop: rpm -aq | grep db2 db2-client-9.7-1.x86_64 There is the db2-client package, OK. But How can I install db2-client to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Desktop? http://packages.ubuntu.com/ didn't ...
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Problem with installation of DB2

I have a problem with installation of IBM DB2, it tells me it didn't find libpam.so. Is there a package I have to install to correct the problem? I used to find a solution on the web but I found ...
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Oracle Database in Ubuntu 13.04 64bit version

How to install it? I can't find any tutorial related to Oracle Database and Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. I study right now SQL Developer for which I need the Oracle Database and I'm tired of switching the ...
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link between photo and thumb in shotwell (v 12, db schema 15, ubuntu 12.04)

How do I find the corresponding thumb to a photo in shotwell, schema version 15? The thumb files seem to have hex numbering that doesn't seem to correspond to anything in the photo table as far as I ...
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How to remotely backup a MySQL database?

How to backup MySQL database in a remote location using rsync? I tried mysqldump but it is storing the backup in the local machine only. Also I need the backup files to be stored in tar format in the ...
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how do I install Firebird 2.1 on Ubuntu 13.04

When updating form ubuntu 12 to 13 my firebird 2.1 was uninstalled. Now, when I try to install it, it seems that the package is obsolete. root@ricardo-pc:/# apt-get install firebird2.1-classic ...
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How to install FireBird on Ubuntu 12.04

I would like intall FireBird on ubuntu 12.04 32bit. I've downloaded it from here. There is a .rpm file in ~/Downloads/FirebirdSS-2.5.2.26540-0.i686.rpm. I've seen this link for how to install it, ...
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GUI mysql tool for multiple databases

I have two discrete mysql databases (located in different servers). In windows, I can use odbc and ms access and query from tables residing in different databases. In ubuntu, is there a way or tool to ...
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Shutdown does not power off computer with db derby service

I set service db derby by this instructions Fresh Install Ubuntu 12.10 - 17. apache db derby #!/bin/bash # # Startup script for Derby ### BEGIN INIT INFO # Provides: derby # Required-Start: ...
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How can I tie an alert to a LIbra database?

I want to know how to tie an "alert" or notification to a column in a LibreOffice database table. I'm a new Linux user and am working with a LibreOffice database. In the near future I intend to put ...
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How to open VDB files under Ubuntu ?

I'm working with a software that uses VDB (VistaDB) to archive log files, while everyone else uses windows and can use the Vistadb software, I'm unable to do so using my Ubuntu OS, does anyone knows ...
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Bring in old databases in MySQL?

Ok, so when mysql updated a while back, it broke. It was simply not starting. So I tried fixing it, but hadn't been successful. I finally gave up, copied all the directories & files under ...
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Database create in mysql database

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 and recently I install XAMPP 1.8.1. My problem I can not create new database using both sql command and phpmyadmin. In phpmyadmin database creation input box is not shown and ...
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Create database

I want to create database. I know that I should use the following code: mysqladmin -h localhost -u {username} -p create lrs I don't know if something should be replaced with username located between ...
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How to connect and create a database in MySQL?

I want to install MySQL and create a database on it using the following code: sudo apt-get install mysql-server mysqladmin -h localhost -u {username} -p create lrs I get the following message after ...
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How to install Oracle Database 11g Express Edition on Ubuntu 12.10?

I installed the Oracle database following the steps mentioned in this blog. Downloaded 11g express edition Created a new user oracle under the group dba. Following steps are executed using this. ...
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Mongodb shell is giving an error while connecting?

When you try to connect to mongodb it is giving a following error: root@ip-10-87-37-28:~# mongo MongoDB shell version: 2.0.4 connecting to: test Fri Mar 8 07:40:11 Error: couldn't connect to server ...
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What is skew value in Mongo DB Database replication?

I have just started the three MongoDB replica servers. I do not understand what is this screw value what it should be on which server? Which values should I monitor I have taken 2 screenshots ...
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Is there a Linux equivalent to LinqPad?

I've recently been finding myself writing more SQL, on Windows with MSSQL and LinqPad and while I want to experiment on Ubuntu to get more of a handle on databases and I have no love lost for MSSQL, ...
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How do I edit the commands that start a service in Ubuntu 12?

So I am trying out GBrowse, as we will use this later on. But then, I'm getting this ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 256000 features ...
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How do I get a list of all applications that can be executed from Ubuntu Dash Home? Is there is some xml file that stores this information?

I'm building an application and it's very important to me to know how to get this information. In LXDE, there is /usr/share/lubuntu/openbox/menu.xml that lists all the programs that can be executed ...
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How do you use the ROWNUM fuction (or similar) in LibreOffice Base query?

I am trying to help someone who wants to put data into alphabetical order with a row number. I thought I could do a query like this select "name", ROWNUM() as "Row" from "data" order by "name" But ...
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Is it safe to delete preinstalled MySQL databases like INFORMATION_SCHEMA?

I just installed the LAMP server and PHPMyAdmin. Once I logged in I noticed databases already created and within them tons of tables and rows. My question of course is whether I can just delete them ...
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How do I copy MySQL databases to another Ubuntu machine?

I installed a LAMP server on my pc and created databases. Now I want to copy it to my friend's computer. How can I do this?
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install dbmail or other e-mail database

I'm starting to use ruby to parse and store e-mails, but don't want to reinvent the wheel. I have a subset of e-mails, all in one account stored locally, which I would like to keep in a database. ...
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Keepass 2 doesn't show any files present on a pendrive

I keep my keepass 2.x databases and their respective keyfiles in a pendrive, to be able to open them in any PC. Whenever I want to open a database, first I have to execute Keepass 2, then navigate ...
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Connect PHP to Microsoft Access ODBC

One of our employees created a Microsoft Access Database and have built a Joomla! module around it. It is currently running on a WAMP server, with an ODBC connection to the adb file. How can i create ...
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Isn't there an installer package for Oracle Database?

I wish I could install Oracle Database as easy as possible using Ubuntu Software Center or apt-get install. I suggest that at least, someone of the community, could create a package that installs it ...
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MySql #2002 problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My MySQL installation is broken. How to completely reconfigure it? When i try to login in apache i get a #2002 error. When i try to login in MySQL via terminal it ask my ...
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Is it safe to Install Both Redis and MySQL on the same system?

Mine is a question not on how to install either but on whether I can have both MySQL and Redis-Server on my Ubuntu 12.04 machine. I need both for different projects, any help forthcoming will be ...
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Where is a postgresql 9.1 database stored in ubuntu 12.04?

I installed and created a Postgresql database on ubuntu. I then created the database using the following command: sudo su postgres createdb mydatabase However, I can't figure out where the database ...
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How can I get pictures from Shotwell on the notebook to the desktop?

My father has a desktop and a notebook. The desktop is way more powerful and has RAID set up, so he uses it for editing and storing his pictures. But he spends several months a year away from home. So ...
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What is a good MongoDB GUI client?

I've been using Rockmongo on Windows - it's a php based web tool. But on Ubuntu (12.04) it's behaving funny - queries timing out often - and I'm looking for better clients. Does anyone know anything ...
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LAN data transfer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sharing files in LAN through Samba or SSH I would to know how can I transfer data using LAN from an Ubuntu machine to another! I am using a wireless router, obviously, I ...
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Is it possible to open a Office 2010 Access files?

I have a .accdb file created with Microsoft Office 2010 and I want to know if it is possible to open it with some native Ubuntu application like LibreOffice or OpenOffice, I know LibreOffice has ...
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Any good SQL shell programs?

I want to practice SQL commands on Ubuntu. I would just like to play with different commands and keywords. Where can I find something that helps? I don't want to install any server. I need a small ...
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How can I open .db files?

I've imported a .db file from my android device and I wish to open it using Libreoffice Base or something similarly basic with a simple GUI. How do I achieve this?
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Software for picture database

I would like to organise my growing collection of pictures into a database, which is searchable by filename or associated words (tags). How would I best accomplish this?
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aptitude install apach derby ij

I see a similar question here: Question How do I connect to toursdb of Derby database using ij in Ubuntu How do I connect to toursdb of Derby database using ij in Ubuntu I have Ubuntu , I have ...
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Missing ODBCConfig for SQLite and LibreOffice Base

I have used OpenOffice Base as a front end for SQlite databases, in 10.04 linked via ODBC. I am updating to 12.04, so I loaded LibreOffice Base, looks just like OObase. I have 12.04 on one drive and ...
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Cant see databases of mysql from command prompt in ubuntu 12.04

1) I have installed mysql server and mysql client through apt-get install mysql-server and apt-get install mysql-client 2) when I run sudo netstat -tap | grep mysql, I see following: tcp 0 ...
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Do I need to install a database before programming in c++?

I would like to do database programming in C++ connecting to some database on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Do I need to install a database before programming in C++ or does any database gets installed with ...
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Connecting MS SQL using freetds and unixodbc: isql - no default driver specified

I am trying to connect to the MS SQL database using freetds and unixodbc. I have read various guides how to do it, but no one works fine for me. When I try to connect to the database using isql tool, ...
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Why do the “iodbc” and “libmyodbc” packages conflict with each other? [closed]

When I install iodbc the libmyodbc package is removed, and I don't understand why. Does anyone have an explanation?