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could not start hostapd on ubuntu 14.10

Could not start hostapd , it shows the following message hrirks@hrirks-Aspire-5750G:/etc/hostapd$ sudo service hostapd start * Starting advanced IEEE 802.11 management hostapd ...
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Huawei gsm modem K3765 on ubuntu 14.04

Hello i was trying all the things i found on internet and none worked for huawei K3765 and ubuntu 14.04. I want to use it for sending sms-s with kannek gateway but first i need to make ubuntu detect ...
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If I don't want to use Broadcom drivers, what are my options?

I am having trouble with some wifi connections. Some questions I’ve read seem to blame the Broadcom drivers. I ran the following: sudo apt-get remove broadcom-sta-common broadcom-sta-source ...
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What's an alternative to Ubuntu with HD4650 fglrx support?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04.1 with fglrx drivers on it. With fglrx enabled my laptop overheat after a little and it goes into protection mode. That happens even if I do not strain it with complicated ...
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Wireless problems on an Ubuntu laptop

I'm new to Linux, and I'm having trouble getting wifi set up on my laptop. The laptop is a Lenovo T430, I'm running the most recent version of ubuntu, and my wireless card is an Intel Advanced-N ...
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Ubuntu Dell E7240 : Docking station Monitor resolution 14.04

I have a Dell E7240 which came with Ubuntu 12.04 pre-installed. I use it with a Dell docking station in work. On 12.04 it recognised the correct resolution for the monitor, after updating to 14.04 it ...
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How to install Konica minolta 1580MF printer dirver

How to install Konica minolta 1580MF printer dirver?
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UBUNTU 14.04 No audio is being produced?

I earlier had a problem of low level of audio. so I tried installing realtek audio codecs- linux version,(software installation) ...
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How to install offical Nvidia driver on ubuntu 14.04.1?

I want to install cuda7.0. So I must install offical Nvidia driver prior to cuda7.0. But so long as I install offical driver, my ubuntu is unable to enter desktop after I input login password. It ...
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Cannot install Xorg Edgers fglrx

I was following this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ka5gBMlo-zo And following it step by step. I decided to add the stable ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates afterwards tried installing fglrx and ...
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Ubuntu is not reading my keyboard

So i turned on my laptop once and logged in and everything looked fine until i was in the middle of typing. Then, my keyboard stops dead in its tracks and i cant type anything. My laptop has an ...
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Wifi (Broadcom BCM43225) not working on 14.04 LTS x64

I have this on my Acer 3820 Notebook: lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net 03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Qualcomm Atheros AR8151 v1.0 Gigabit Ethernet [1969:1073] (rev c0) Subsystem: Acer ...
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MacBook Pro 9.2 Ubuntu 14.04 Full Link Quality Wireless Error

Hey guys I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on my mac, After being on the wifi for around 5 to 10 mins it randomly shows the signal as being maxed but the internet stops working all together. Here is what it ...
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No audio input and non-existing S/PDIF sinks/sources in list

I've installed simple utility for audio recording Sound Recorder, but it won't start recording, as there is only one source: "Master". I use Behringer UMC202 USB audio interface, it has one stereo ...
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How do I get Ubuntu to laod Radeon drivers after install?

Using the LIVE USB S/W everything is OK. And before with 12.x it was fine. Now I get VGA graphics mode after installing 14.04. I have modified GRUB to "NOMODESET" which took care of blank screens.
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How to install brother mfc-J615w printer wirelessly on ubuntu14.04

I am trying to use my Brother MFC-J615W wireless printer in Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed the driver available from Brother ...
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How to install bcm43142 drivers on my hp-p001tx

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. I searched my problem on askubuntu and installed many drivers and used many codes but in vain. I'm a newbie to Linux. Please guide me. On system updated its showing the ...
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Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers for “Chip ID”: BCM4360, “PCI-ID”: 14e4:43a0 (rev 03) on Ubuntu 14.04

I was trying to follow instructions provided in this question AFAIU bcmwl-kernel-source is a proper driver for me. But after installation nothing changed. By "nothing changed" I mean iwconfig shows ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 detected wrong monitor size

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a Zotac ION motherboard with integrated Nvidia graphics. The process went smoothly and all displayed well on a 22" monitor. I then moved the Zotac box to a 62" Mitsubishi ...
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How can I fix my keyboard on linux?

I just got a new keyboard (AJAZZ Chinese Brand). It is working fine expect that the NUM LOCK, CAPSLOCK and Lock buttons are not functioning, the LED doesn't respond too. I also have a problem with ...
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Hybrid Graphics problem - Discrete graphic card doesn't work

I am using a Lenovo G510 with an Intel integrated card and a Radeon R7 M265 discrete card. Ubuntu version is 14.04 trusty while the kernel is 3.13.0-46-generic. I've spent quite a few hours trying to ...
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Screen freezes but all else continues

The last few days (about a week now), I have been having some weird issues with 14.10. Whilst working away, watching a video or anything trivial for that matter, my screen randomly freezes. What's ...
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Can't use Brother MFC-J625DW scanner as normal user

I have installed Brothers Linux drivers from their website and the printer function seems to work but the scanner function will not. Running Simple Scan I get the error: Unable to connect to scanner. ...
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intel GMA 3600 can't be detected

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS but my graphics adapter (Intel GMA 3600) can't be detected. Can somebody help me?
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Nvidia-304-Updates Broken on Ubuntu 14.04.2

Just tried to start my Ubuntu 14.04.2 machine with a Nivida Geforce 7600 GS. Was using Nivida-304-updates drivers. When the computer boots it completely locks up after logging in. I can get to tty1 ...
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Testing Additional Drivers: Can't use mouse or keyboard now

I have been using Ubuntu 14.04 with no problems for about 8 months now. I am looking to upgrade my processor, however, due to a few reasons. I wanted to test my graphics one last time before I bought ...
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How to use open source radeon driver for openGL (switchable intel graphics)

I'm running Kubuntu Trusty (14.04) on a Samsung chronos 7 $ lspci|grep -i vga 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS doesnt recognize amd radeon M8670

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and it doesn't recognize my amd radeon m8670 graphic card. Only my intel, so I am unable to install any driver because I always get error like your graphic is not ...
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N WiFi Adapter only working in G mode

So, I have a PC running Ubuntu 64-bit in my bedroom, and I am trying to use the onboard WiFi (Broadcom 43228 802.11a/b/g/n) to connect to the router which is 2 floors down on the ground floor. The ...
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Drivers for my Epson WP 4530

I am trying to install my Epson WP-4530 using the disks that came with the printer. It will print gibberish so I think all I need is the correct drivers for the printer. Is there a website or ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Nvidia driver fail

i have bought a new Dell inspiron 15 - 3542 that has Nvidia (GM108M [GeForce 840M]). every time i install the Nvidia driver i have a black screen at the next boot, so i need to format again ! which ...
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WiFi card UNCLAIMED

I have Asus r510jk with Ubuntu 14.10 on it. I had some problems with with, so I tried installing drivers for my network card: Realtek RLT8821ae. Problems occured when I restarted system, and there ...
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How do I install NVIDIA drivers in Ubuntu GNOME 14.10?

I have just built my first custom PC with a GeForce GTX 750 Ti Graphics card. I've installed Ubuntu GNOME 14.10 and get a set resolution of 800x600 stretched across a 1080p screen. I've downloaded the ...
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Linux mint battery hogger [on hold]

A friend of mine just installed Linux Mint on his laptop (asus R505CB - GT740M). And there is a huge issue with his battery: by the time I wrote this line, it just loose 3%. The battery stand around 3 ...
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Radeon RV710 boot error!

After I boot Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 Bit I get some errors! [drm:radeon_uvd_send_upll_ctlreq] *ERROR* [drm:radeon_uvd_send_upll_ctlreq] *ERROR* [drm:uvd_v1_0_ib_test] *ERROR* [drm:radeon_ib_ring_tests] ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 & AMD 14.6 Driver issue R7 260X

Okay I have searched and for some reason I am just having problems installing the Beta driver 14.6 on Ubuntu 14.04. This is my second installation today as I messed up my last one following other ...
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Configure wifi on Dell Inspiron 11 3000

I just bought a dell Inspiron 300 (http://www.dell.com/us/p/inspiron-11-3137/pd) The strange thing is that I tried with elementary Freya beta 2 (elementaryos-unstable-amd64.20150208.iso) and it ...
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Configure Cannon p200 ink jet printer in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a cannon p200 ink jet printer and I am having problems with setting it up with Ubuntu 12.04. The Ubuntu driver database does not provide the driver for this series of printer. I searched and ...
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Suitable package to install Microsoft SQL driver manager to MysQL Workbench

I am trying to connect to Microsoft SQL server using MySQL workbench tools : I choose ODBC ( FreeTDS) as Driver : When i test the connection , i've got this error : Could not connect to ...
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How to install Nvidia driver from .run file? [duplicate]

I downloaded the driver from nvidia's site and it appeared in my downloads folder as a .run file. It opens with gedit and a progress bar appears for a long time and eventually it stops saying that ...
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Struggling to get Kodi running on Ubuntu Server 14.04.2

I've just finished building a new machine and installed Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS (typical install from USB flash drive). I'm currently having issues trying to get Kodi up and running (I suspect) ...
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Trying to install a package, throwing errors

apt-get install firmware-atheros Throws me an error. I've already changed sources.list to allow non-free. (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ...
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Ran nvidia-xconf as root, NVIDIA X-server settings utility still says I'm not using Nvidia X driver

I have an Nvidia GT 740M graphics card on my HP envy-j049tx. Running 14.04 UbuntuMATE. I wanted to use the proprietary Nvidia drivers in place of the noveau ones. Using the installation instructions ...
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Crackling and skipping analogue audio, possibly driver issue? [on hold]

I have recently installed Elementary OS on my system, but I am now having some major audio issues. Any audio that I play (including the test speaker sound in the sound settings) sounds crackly to the ...
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Latest version of NVIDIA driver that supports bumblebee/prime

NVIDIA driver with version higher that 331 gives a black screen on boot. Apparently, messing up xrandr/xorg configs. I did not find some clear solution on this and the only working driver version for ...
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Graphics driver for macbook pro [duplicate]

Need higher res graphics driver for my macbook pro running ubuntu in a Virtual Box environment. Image is chopped off on the sides.
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Control a PCI phone / fax line in Ubuntu

I have a Conexant Systems FAX/Phone line controller plugged into my old desktop and was wondering if there was a way to interface with it. I just want to be able to "twiddle bits" on it, nothing fancy ...
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Trying to install new graphics card and get beeping on start up [migrated]

I am trying to install an EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti Super Clocked The card does not require external PCIe power. It requres a 300 watt minimum power supply, which is what I have. I'm running Ubuntu ...
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Catalyst or foss, and how to

im running omega 14.12 catalyst, laptop apu a3420m(6520g)- 6470m, well i play a lot of dota2 and thats why i didnt made my total change, still dual boot with windows 10, anyway, i can run dota2 at ...
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Blue screen on Ubuntu 14.04.2 [duplicate]

a few days ago I ran into a blue screen issue after downloading some updates. Since then I've been searching for information and trying countless procedures to solve it, to no avail. Here's some info ...