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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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Confusion about command-line system install

I'd like to install a command-line only version of Ubuntu 12.04, but I do not have clear which installation media I should use: I understood that the classical "Ubuntu Desktop" does not contain the CL ...
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Problems Burning Ubuntu onto USB - OS X

I've followed this guide by Ubuntu.com on how to create a bootable USB of Ubuntu. Ive even followed this video on YouTube. I have follwed it to the letter and all I get from the USB afterwards is the ...
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Ubuntu boots to terminal on start up help?

I can log in but want to have a desktop. I installed it in Windows 7 I have tried uninstalling and reinstalling and it still did not work.
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I'm very new to linux and i'm trying to install a game. I've downloaded Other-Life .zip. Extracted it. need help from there

I downloaded the game zip. I extracted it into my Programs folder but I don't know how to install it. On the website it says... Installing and using the client under linux: Download ...
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Lamp package lamp-server^, auto enter mysql pw?

Is there a way to pass the desired MYSQL password to the prompts in the apt-get install lamp-server^ package in a single command line? Note: I tried finding the package repository to read up on it, ...
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bash: ./WorldOfGoo.bin: permission denied

I tried to launch World of Goo from the terminal (./WorldOfGoo.bin), but somehow I couldn't launch it. It displays the following error: bash: ./WorldOfGoo.bin: Permission denied Can anyone help ...
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how to install zip package from cd on ubuntu server using command line? [closed]

i installed ubuntu server, don't have internet connection but have .zip package on a cd. how do i install it? mounted the cdrom already and can see the application
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1answer
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Can't install the Ubuntu SDK due to broken qtcreator-plugin-ubuntu dependency [duplicate]

I tried to install the Ubuntu SDK on my Ubuntu 13.10 Virtual machine(VMwarePlayer) by typing sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-sdk-team/ppa && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS installation mode “Install a command-line system” missing?

I just wanted to install a command-line system from my Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS ISO and the option for that is missing. Am I missing something in the process or what could be the fault? Trying to use it ...
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Installation interrupted

I was installing build essential through command line using "sudo apt-get install build-essential". It took almost 4 minutes to reach 87% and then i mistakenly pressed alt+ctrl+f12 and a black screen ...
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Unknown command hwmatch, installation error?

Yesterday I upgraded from Ubuntu 12.04 to Lubuntu 13.10. When I installed it I upgraded so I could keep my stuff. When I clicked Install it said there was no 1MB partition called Boot Loader. I ...
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Using Crossover to install E-Sword

Downloaded Crossover application. Attempted to install but receive the following error: On 64-bit flavors of Debian and some Ubuntu variants, first open a terminal and run 'sudo dpkg ...
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Please need help with my mess [duplicate]

I really wanted to try out something different then Windows 7. So I installed Ubuntu and I have no clue on how to work it. I’m totally lost and have been trying to go back to windows by using the ...
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Can I instal Ubuntu from the command line?

I'm trying to install Ubuntu. I've done this a thousand times and usually it's fine. However, this time it has got the screen fonts all far too large. So I can't actually get the mouse to a lot of ...
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1answer
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How to install 'rar' (from command line only)

My /etc/apt/sources.list (Ubuntu 13.10) contains: deb http://... saucy main universe multiverse deb-src http://... saucy main universe multiverse According to other posts such as this, the ...
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What is the difference between 32bit os and 64bit os? [duplicate]

I want to know what kind of unique features these to have
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apt get is not working [closed]

I dont have a proxy problem. madhu@lifempire:~$ sudo apt-get install codeblocks Reading package lists... Done madhu@lifempire:~$ tree... 0% Here is the output for sudo apt-get install -f ...
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After i install ubuntu the gui doesnt load only command line

I installed ubuntu and it said it successfully installed. I restarted on it gives me an error saying " kvm: microcode failed " and then some file location and after that it loads the command line. I ...
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I can't compile source, make doesn't work

I am trying to install "Somagic EasyCAP DC60" device driver step by step from a guide. I'm in the unpacked folder in Terminal, but make doesn't work. It says: me@me-PC:~/Desktop/somagic-easycap_1.1$ ...
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1answer
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How to uninstall JDK

Today I installed Android Studio but when I opened it raised the error: 'tools.jar' seems to be not in Android Studio classpath. Please ensure JAVA_HOME points to JDK rather than JRE. I ...
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1answer
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Can't install xampp for linux

I'm trying to install xampp as shown here, with the following line: su chmod 755 xampp-linux-1.8.3-installer.run ./xampp-linux-1.8.3-installer.run Su goes well, but the terminal doesn't run the ...
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Terminal update package

I recently installed Spotify which installed fine. However, I am now trying to intall a theme. When downloading the package in terminal (sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tiheum/equinox) that downloads fine ...
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Is there a way to access a live command shell for Ubuntu server online?

I have setup a LAMP server with ubuntu server that I plan to do some game hosting with. Right now I am using Webmin for remoting in to my server. One major problem with webmin however, is that you can ...
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How to install a .tar.gz file [duplicate]

I downloaded a file called SOURCE_SVR_Linux_38037.tar.gz, how do I install it? It's the package for splashtop. I'm pretty new to Linux, so please explain with detail.
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Stock Exchange Application [duplicate]

please tell me any type of Stock Exchange application available into linux like some other os window 7 available software like Odin Diet
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526 views

Installing pagekite/owncloud remote access on Ubuntu server 12.04

Does anyone know the commands to install pagekite on Ubuntu server 12.04. I already have the ssh and lamp dependencies installed. I am trying to access my owncloud server from anywhere. If anyone has ...
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Problems installing Nemesis

I try to install nemesis but the problem is that in the step : make install nemesis-1.4 he does not find Libnet but i think i already installed with : sudo apt-get install libdnet-dev after ...
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How to install Virtualbox from command line?

OK, I a am a newbie. For some reasons, I need to install Virtualbox. I see that I can easily install it using the Software Center, but I trust most the "apt-get install blahblah" way, because I find ...
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1answer
608 views

How to use put command in tftp

How to use put command in tftp to send file to server host in that articular directory remotely ,
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How to install Pulseaudio on ubuntu 13.10

I uninstalled pulseaudio because I was going to use alsa but I am having problems with that too. So I just want to get pulseaudio back.
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Installation of a package with parameters being prompted on cli

Say, I need to install a package using "dpkg -i" option, which would prompt user for some values say username and password. I can easily get it, as user enters, from terminal and proceed with ...
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re-enabling an account

i need help on how to re-enable an account, my computer admin disabled my account, which means i cant perform the sudo command without a password, i keep asking him to put my password back, but he ...
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not able to execute .sh file

I downloaded modelsim install file which contained .sh file in it -setup.sh I did the following two things Right click->properties->permision->allow executing file as program ->double clicked the ...
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problem on java: not found

Initializing InstallScape using JVM at /home/manoj/iscap/iscape/runtime/LNX86/bin/java. This might take some time... /home/manoj/iscap/iscape/bin/iscape.sh: 209: exec: ...
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Install boost version 1.40 from terminal

I am using a server running with Ubuntu 12.04 I want to install the boost libraries in it. I know sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev will make the work done, but it installs the latest version ...
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Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite

I'm thinking of replacing Win 8 with ubuntu and I have booted from a flash drive, as well as trying from a dvd drive, selecting the try option instead of install. I get the ubuntu loading screen ...
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Fresh installation of 12.04.3 or 13.04 always boots to terminal/graphical boot fail (AMD)

I'll just say that I am not experienced with Linux, and I've attempted to install Ubuntu on my Windows 8 UEFI laptop at least ten times this past month. I've tried the LTS 12.04 version which greeted ...
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Installing Gnome 3 on Xubuntu 12.04?

I have a few questions about this. I have Xubuntu 12.04 installed, using the default xfce, but I really like the look of Gnome 3. However, I always see people complaining about it. Would installing it ...
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How do I use emerge to install zynaddsubfx presets?

I found a script on the internet for installing zynaddsubfx presets but when I tried to use it on the command line I wasn't able to run it. Here is where I get stuck: emerge -s zynaddsubfx. This is ...
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bash: ./metasploit-latest-linux-x64-installer.run: cannot execute binary file [duplicate]

I am installing tool for testing. but after download tool in folder, i try to install it by root@user:~ chmod +x metasploit-latest-linux-x64-installer.run root@user:~ ...
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Not able to install *.run file in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am newbie with Ubuntu and I am using Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS version inside Windows using WUBI. I have to install few softwares in Ubuntu which are as follow: MPLAB X IDE version 1.90 XC8 Compiler and ...
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command line, no desktop environment

I have installed an ubuntu in a computer with windows, but when i open the computer with ubuntu, there's no desktop environment, only a command line. I've even written my username and password on ...
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Why can't I restart my maia service?

I have built a mail filtering server on Ubuntu 12.04 Server using Postfix, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, and Maia Mailguard by following this guide: http://www200.pair.com/mecham/spam/ubuntu1204-maia.html ...
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Ubuntu Server Installation 12.04: Won't continue after asking for hostname

After it asked for the hostname, the terminal showed up, and no other prompts are appearing. Any help? I'm using a stock "Dell Latitude D510" plugged in. Connected to my router by Ethernet.
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qla-tools on ubuntu server 12.04lts

anyone got this working on the new LTS 12.04. Mine installs using "apt-get install qla-tools" but when i execute I get the root@q-db04:/home/systems# ql-hba-snapshot Only Kernel version 2.6 and ...
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after instalation SML/NJ - No command 'sml' found on ubuntu 12.04 at terminal

I installed SML/NJ according this instruction Downloads Unix: The only file you need to download manually is config.tgz. Unpack, configure by editing config/targets, and install by running ...
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How to install .deb file in ubuntu using terminal? [duplicate]

I am trying to install Google Chrome,for that I downloaded a google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb file. When I try to install using install in terminal sudo install ...
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Cant install Java on Wand Board Quad running Ubuntu 12.04

I picked up the Wand Board and was curios to see on how well it can perform as a Minecraft Server. So i downloaded the JDK 8 from the official site for ARM and extracted it to my OPT folder, after ...
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How to automatically install applications/commands when they are run in the Terminal? [duplicate]

When you enter a command for an application in ubuntu in the terminal and the application in not installed on the system then you get a message saying The program 'application name' is currently not ...