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Updating from 12.04 to 14.04 - Autolaunch error: X11 initialization failed

I'm attempting to upgrade my work machine from 12.04 to 14.04, but having issues. sudo update-manager -d: ** (update-manager:20416): WARNING **: Command line `dbus-launch ...
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About is not working in My Ubuntu App for desktop

I have developed the same app "mybrowser" told by Jono Bacon in his tutorial. But when I want to see About it is throwing the following error: Gtk.Window.__init__(self, type=type, **kwds) ...
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how to find system parts version numbers?

LibreOffice help recommends me to install a higher version of LibreOffice than I can get from the Ubuntu Software Center. I can do it by direct installing from *.deb files. I know most of required ...
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Error message about GTK in terminal [duplicate]

When i write some command on terminal, this error message appear FirstStrike@ubuntu:~$ gksu (gksu:6934): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap", (gksu:6934): ...
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Has anyone succeeded in using efax-gtk with an external fax modem under Ubuntu?

I have been trying to use Efax-gtk with an external USRobotics fax modem under Ubuntu 12.04 in vain for several weeks. I can configure Efax-gtk properly to select my HP Compaq's only serial port ...
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Zenity from command line Linux installation

I have a command line installation of Linux, i.e. when I was installing it, I chose to install a command line version. I want to make use of zenity from the command line to popup dialog boxes etc. ...
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Problem after update: blue screen with only the mouse cursor

My Ubuntu 12.04 was normally updated through the Update Manager, something about gtk. Then I rebooted and now all that shows after the splash screen is a blue screen that only shows the cursor.
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Issue with mouse clicks in windows manager

It's a little hard to reproduce, but sometimes I seem to loose the ability to click on any windows. The active window has my keyboard focus, and clicking on any other window, or on the active window ...
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how to use gtk2.0 2.24.6-0ubuntu5 on Ubuntu 12.04 running gtk2.0 2.24.10-0ubuntu6?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 which is using "gtk2.0 2.24.10-0ubuntu6". The GTK applications that I am using run on the older version "gtk2.0 2.24.6-0ubuntu5". How do I revert or use the older version ...
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GTK+ Themes not showing up

I downloaded some themes from gnome-look.org and I extracted and put them in /usr/share/themes folder and when I opened gnome-tweak-tool windows theme was working but GTK+ themes section was showing ...
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cant launch eclipse in ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Unsatisfied Link Error and missing .so files when starting Eclipse I am getting a message which says to refer log in .eclipse in home directory here is the contain of ...
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GTK native version of Amarok

Does anybody know of a version of Amarok written in GTK ? This is my fave music player but if I install using apt-get I have to install 200mb of KDE dependencies. I saw a Windows beta version so ...
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gtk problem in ubuntu 12.04

I installed ubuntu 12.04 64-bit I have python 2.7 with some additional packages. When I try to use simple command in python like for example help('modules') I have an error and python terminates. ...
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Failed to load module “canberra-gtk-module”

Today I installed: Ubuntu 12.04 Oracle JDK 7 and 8 IntelliJ 11.1.4 I setup my JAVA_HOME path to point to JDK 7. When I run IntelliJ I get this message: Gtk-Message: Failed to load module ...
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Gtk-WARNING: Failed to set text from markup due to error parsing markup (BIT.TRIP RUNNER)

I am trying to run a game I downloaded from the Ubuntu Software Center called BIT.TRIP RUNNER. Upon running it, the game immediately crashes. When running from terminal, I get this output: Fatal ...
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How to change menu hover text colour?

I have taken a look at Gtk Theme change menu bar hover color but it doesn't seem to work on 12.04, nor can I find those lines in 12.04. My menus look like the below when hovered over for some ...
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Can't center dialog window above main window when using Glade (Quickly)

I have a dialog opening when I press a button in my application and I want it to center above the application's main window, but I can't find a way to do this. I'm using Quickly (Python) and Glade. ...
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Music not in sequential order with Banshee

I was looking in to Banshee Media Player as a all in one music / video player, and in general it works great (even HD films), except for one very annoying thing my music is not listed by track number ...
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Synaptic Package Manager looking bad under Gnome Shell [Ubuntu 12.04]

This is my first question and I really hope that is has not been answered anywhere, as I could not find it during the search I performed. I am working under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Gnome Shell (Gnome ...
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Why can python3 not import gi.repository?

Python2 does not suffer the same problem. greg@greg-precise:~$ python3 Python 3.2.3 (default, May 3 2012, 15:51:42) [GCC 4.6.3] on linux2 Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more ...
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Ambiance theme text stays black -

I have used Jono Bacons creating your first ubuntu application to discover how to theme toolbars using the ubuntu theme. I followed the exact same code and the program loads with a black toolbar, ...
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Better Bible Application Software (The Word/E-sword Replacement) [closed]

Due to being un content of Bible software in Linux, two years ago I decided to code my Own. Unfortunately many commitments Development was stalled at early stages and still struggling. In Windows I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 menu bar, nautilus, terminal, and gtk themes not working after installation of Gimp 2.8

I installed gimp2.8 from this ppa: ppa:otto-kesselgulasch/gimp after that, my system began having problems. This is my thought process in trying to fix what's happened and the order in which it ...
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Hope-DT GTK+ theme displays white fonts after upgrade to 12.04

I have recently upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04. On Ocelot I was using the Hope theme tip to install it: give-your-linux-desktop-new-hope-with-this-gtk3-theme I especially liked the fact that it turned ...
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Enable smooth scrolling for mouse wheel

12.04 has smooth scrolling enabled for touchpads with GTK. I was wondering if it could be enabled for mouse wheels too? If yes, how? If not, why not? Thanks.
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How to remove window's title bars?

I know I can disable windows decoration via CCSM, which I currently do. Im asking if there's way to remove title bars without losing windows decorations and/or the ability to resize with the mouse. ...
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Text-Block on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a problem with the textbox on Ubuntu 12.04. Every time I want to edit existing text, either in LibreOffice or even a URL Bar, always appears an annoying text-block (or something?). Can this ...
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Window title-bars missing occasionally in Unity

window (title and icon) sometimes doesn't appear. As a solution to this, I have to logout and login again. Is there something wrong with my system? How to make sure that this doesn't happen again?
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How to get pygtk with python2.6 ? the update to 12.04 removes it. (cannot go python2.7 because of specific extensions)

I have updated to the latest 12.04 and it removes the pygtk bindings for python2.6. I've looked at the python-gtk package and it now installs only the lib for python2.7. The problem is : I have an ...