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Why Can't GrUB Find a Kernel That It Already Found?

After upgrading to 15.04, I need to have kernel headers matching the running kernel (for another package). The upgrade installed kernel 3.19.0-17. Just in case, I also installed ...
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my ubuntu 12.04 software center wont work and i cant install software using apt-get

i try opening my software center then it closes after a few seconds, i read posts saying i should try some apt-get codes but it gave this error: Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a ...
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Could not mount the partition /dev/disk/by-uuid/ [duplicate]

I have installed ubuntu alongside Windows with wubi... Everything was running well for two months. But now i got this error message.. /init: line 9: -f: not found loop: can't open device ...
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Location of USB header files for Include

I'm working on porting a Windows application to Ubuntu 14.04. The application is a host-side GUI for a USB device that uses the generic HID interface. I need to Include the header files for the ...
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How do I get the pcap lib on Ubuntu?

I have a programming assignment where I need to use the pcap lib. #define _BSD_SOURCE #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <string.h> #include <pcap.h> // <-- ...
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Ubuntu14.04LTS + VMware Workstation11 missing Linux-Header

I am running a VServer with Provider Strato.de from Germany... As it seem they are providing their VServer Plattforms out of Virtuozzo Containers. My Server unsing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit, access via ...
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How can I install libpcap header files on Ubuntu 12.04?

How can I install libpcap header files on Ubuntu 12.04? When I use apt-get install libpcap I receive following message: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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version.h does not show up after headers installation

I am trying to install catalyst drivers by rodeon and I fail because /lib/modules/3.13.0-45-generic/build/include/linux/version.h is missing. I tried following similar questions to find that I need to ...
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delete the wrong kernel [duplicate]

I just deleted, by mistake the kernel of my ubuntu, with the command line (it was something like purge headers and image generic: sorry but I can't remember the words, it's just a thing i do anytime ...
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Where are the headers with IOCTL numbers for ext4?

I am looking for ext4.h, or another file that contains EXT4_IOC_*. There is nothing in /usr/include or /usr/src. I have linux-headers-generic installed. I am on Kubuntu 14.10. Where are the headers? ...
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How to install Xaw package with header files?

I'm having this error on Ubuntu 14.04: checking for X... libraries , headers /usr/include/X11/ configure: error: Cannot find required Xaw header file Box.h; PDCurses cannot be configured How can I ...
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Where are header files for gcc located?

I want to add some header files like math.h and graphic.h but don't know where to put them.
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Using 'grep' and other utilities

I know this is a seemingly peculiar question, but I want to have a better understanding of using Linux utilities so I'm going to ask for something that seems rather complicated to me to understand the ...
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Installing a comprehensive LAPACK implementation under Ubuntu

I would like to ask how to properly install a comprehensive LAPACK package as e.g. is offered by the Gentoo package 'sci-libs/clapack' within a Ubuntu environment. I am not talking about atlas here, ...
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cant compile audio software

I tried to install an audio software (SO-KL5 synth). My distro is Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. When I try to compile the software, it says it cant find jack and ALSA header files. Where are these files? Edit ...
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Linux headers generics

I have a trouble with the linux headers, when i use the command uname to check my version it is different from the version in usr/src/. I tried to download (with deleting the current version) but i ...
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Lubuntu kernel headers configure

I get this error: ERROR: The kernel header file '/lib/modules/3.13.0-39-generic/build/include/linux/version.h' does not exist. The most likely reason for this is that the kernel ...
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how to make gcc search for headers in all subdirectories?

I'm new to Linux so please excuse me for my noobish question. I've installed libraries (PCL) which save their headers under usr/include as it should be. However, the problem is that an example of the ...
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Installing C POSIX libraies in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm trying to install the following C POSIX libraries in ubuntu 14.04 but for some reason some of them won't intall. The libraries; sys/ioctl.h unistd.h locale.h ncursesw/ncurses.h Comands sudo ...
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Why are the installed linux header files empty?

I'm running 14.04, installed onto an empty hard drive. The linux header files are installed, but the .h files are empty. I can see the files here are all zero length: ...
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Why can't I use conio.h or ncurses.h?

I am new user to Ubuntu. I wrote a simple program in C. When I try to compile it to use conio.h, the compiler gives me fatal error. So I tried by ncurses.h, but still I am getting same error.
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My Updater refuses to work [duplicate]

This is the error warning that I get E:Encountered a section with no Package: header, E:Problem with MergeList ...
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how to implement the functions which are defined inside the conio.h

I wanted to use the conio.h header file in one of my C codes but as we know the header file is not available for unbuntu, what should we do if we want to implement the functions if the header file ...
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Startup wine compihilo error leads to removal of linux headers

so I get this error about wine-compihilo which tells me to open settings and update from there. Then when I go do sudo apt-get upgrade && apt-get update, it gives me this error about ...
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LibAv: Set a custom Header in RTSP stream

I am trying to play a chunk of video retrieved from an Axis M3004V camera. The camera is continuously recording video in an internal MicroSD card. That video receives a recordingid I can use to query. ...
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Install kernel 2.6.x headers on a 3.11 machine and build driver using 2.6

I have a proprietary sdk for an embedded device which was built with Linux kernel 2.6.32 and is dependent upon its headers. With newer kernel (3.11.x) it fails to build complaining about missing ...
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Trouble with “ waiting for headers ”

It seems duplicate but really it's not, I'm really tired of testing all solutions and reaching no success. even I'm thinking about going back to windows because I had several problems with ubuntu ...
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When/why do I need to make/install linux headers?

The use case is installing Ubuntu Core to run as an appliance. The machine: will run a single task, is preferably slimmed down to have low disk space consumption, has the (custom) kernel installed ...
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Where does the command make search for libraries

I wonder if you can tell me the path make command uses to search for libraries and header files, I'm getting these errors "Header files missing" and I wanna check the path manually I have Ubuntu ...
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How can I view file header information?

I looked at this question Mark PDF as Adobe PDF and one of the answers says: In my document headers created with LibreOffice, the version 1.4 is having fewer header information. What header ...
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Uninstalling Ubuntu header [duplicate]

After updating Ubuntu to the latest version 12.04 I found Ubuntu corrupted after two days. I tried uninstalling but it wouldn't and gave me errors. I uninstalled using Revo uninstaller. Now I am ...
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Difference between linux headers

What are Linux headers? Why are there two headers namely 3.5.0-34 and 3.2.0-48 in my latest Ubuntu update (just an observation).
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Is re-installation of wireless driver necessary after updating linux headers every time?

I updated my laptop with the recommended updates including the "Linux-header 3.8.0-34". After installation, i noticed my wireless was not working. I began troubleshooting and nothing worked. Finally ...
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gcc couldn't locate slab.h in ubuntu 12.04?

Please correct me if I'm missing something here. Thanks for your inputs. Header included in code: #include <linux/slab.h> Code snippet from my file that's asking for memory allocation using ...
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Kernel headers after upgrading kernels from 3.5.7 to 3.9.0

I upgraded my kernel on Ubuntu 12.04 in order to gain access to the include/uapi/ headers. The full kernel version that I upgraded to is 3.9.0-030900-generic, following this tutorial. ...
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Manually deleted current kernel headers package

I manually deleted the linux-headers package in /usr/src/ by mistake. I can't get them back as the current kernel image is up-to date, so: sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r) doesn't ...
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Flashcam doesn't compile — videodev.h not found

I'd like to compile Flashcam 1.4.5 from source on Lubuntu 13.04, but it complains: cc -g -shared -fPIC -o flashcamhook.so flashcamhook.c flashcamhook.c:31:28: fatal error: linux/videodev.h: No such ...
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update Linux Headers when Kernel is updated

Any time Ubuntu wants to upgrade my kernel, it doesn't seem to upgrade the headers at the same time. This results in certain drivers not being rebuilt such as wireless and virtualbox drivers. I always ...
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How do I shut down X in order to install nvidia drivers/looking to install gl.h, glut.h (opengl files) [duplicate]

It's astonishingly hard to find out how to install opengl headers on ubuntu. I've seen pointers to the opengl registry: http://www.opengl.org/registry/ but the files do not appear to be there. I've ...
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Installing missing package that provides Xm/Xm.h

I'm compiling a software package that requires a header file. The header file is missing from my Ubuntu 11.10 (64-bit) installation. During the compilation using make, gcc and gfortran, I receive ...
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Virtual Box won't load

I am unable to get Virtual Box to load since upgrading to Ubuntu 12.10. It tells me to rebuild the kernel modules by running /etc/init.d/vboxdrv setup. When I do in terminal the system cannot find ...
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Packaging a header library, header dependencies

When packaging a library A that contains of headers (similar to boost), those headers may have include statements to another header library B in them. Consequently, when building an application with ...
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fatal error: avr/io.h: No such file or directory compilation terminated

how to load avr/io.h header files in the gcc compiler..im using 12.04 version of Ubuntu.. wen ever i run a AVR program this kind of error is generating " fatal error: avr/io.h: No such file or ...
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Errors were encountered while processing: linux-image / headers / generic

I tried to update my machine through the Update Manager and found some errors. First, before I get to the problem, I feel I should mention that my OS (10.04) is mounted on a portable HDD that boots ...