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reinstall windows xp on dual boot with ubuntu and then by mistake formatted hard disk partiton and it also get excluded ..how to get it back

i am irfan ...i have installed both ubuntu 12.o4 lts & windows xp 2 ..but when xp 2 not working properly i want re install it with xp 3 ...all things gone ok untill i go to my computer ..manage ...
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Pig (grunt shell)

I am new to hadoop and pig. I recently followed a tutorial and I installed hadoop-1.2.1 and pig-0.12.0 on ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Once I finished everything I reloaded the .bashrc by typing source .bashrc ...
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HOWTOFIX: Invalid ROM contents

I bought a laptop "Toshiba satellite C55-A-1F5", which had installed win8.1 and I want to switch it to Ubuntu. After the installation of Ubuntu 13.10 and the first reboot, it was seemed like BIOS ...
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Getting error on McAfee installation - dependency problem

Selecting previously unselected package mavl:i386. (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ... 15% (Reading database ... 20% (Reading database ... ...
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error while loading shared libraries: libmwlaunchermain.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

I am running MutSig command, its output: Setting up environment variables LD_LIBRARY_PATH is ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 13.10 along Window 7

I have an AMD Athlon X2 2.4 gh Processor, 2gb Ram, MSI Mother board. I am trying to install Ubuntu 13.10 along side win7. Will happily provide more info if needed. Booting from Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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Grub-Customizer not saving the changes after kernel upgrades

I'm running into an annoying problem with Grub-Customizer (4.0.4) every time I update the kernel versions. After the kernel update I normally open Grub-Customizer to accommodate the new kernel ...
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Alternative method to shrink NTFS

I am attempting to install Ubuntu on my Windows 7 laptop as a second OS. My hard drive has multiple partitions on it already from the manufacturer. My guess is that this laptop is approximately 2 ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 AMD APU A10 Graphics issues

For a while I've been trying to install Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop with AMD A10 APU in dual boot with windows 7 (using BIOS). The problems I face: Directly installing Ubuntu 13.10 gives the problem ...
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libc6-amd64 dependency problem while installing autodesk aldmflexnetserver

command sudo dpkg -i adlmflexnetserver_7.0.51-1_amd64.deb log Unpacking adlmflexnetserver (from adlmflexnetserver_7.0.51-1_amd64.deb) ... dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of ...
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how lubuntu is reinstalled using a live cd

I am using Lubuntu 13.10. I have troubles with this installed one and there is some break up. Disk driver is disappeared. I would like to reistall the same from the live CD. But when I tried to boot ...
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Ubuntu installation failed ; Win7 unbootable ; No Installation or Recovery discs

(Before I begin, please excuse me if there are some English mistakes.) So yesterday I tried to install Ubuntu for the very first time (yay!). I was using a bootable usb flash drive with Ubuntu 13.10 ...
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Creating a dvd-r on an Acer xp home & install it on an HP xp pro

I have dialup & the modem is missing from the HP computer & reinstall by disk(copied to) fails. Instructs are always for download & install on the computer that creates it. Endless problem ...
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video driver related problems 13.10?

I have installed 13.10 64bits version on an I7 laptop with a 610m radeon graphic card. I have also installed flash player I have a few problems. youtube plays only with huge black areas above and ...
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ATI DRIVERS!! HELP

I have a toshiba Satellite A300-276 on which I installed Ubuntu 12.04 but I can not install the graphics card driver, it is impossible already tried everything, when I thought I had managed to install ...
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deb file not downloading on proxy

I am trying to install an app named Xchat. During the installation it gets stuck and shows following error : Err http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise/main libsexy2 amd64 0.1.11-2build2 403 ...
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Install MySQL Drivers?

The instructions here tells me to install: libtdsodbc.so but how do I install a .so file in Ubuntu 13.10? I'm trying to connect to a MS SQL DB to extract data into MySQL DB. I have MySQL ...
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Trying to install drivers to get an HP 3512 Deskjet printer to run on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS but nothing works!

According to the store I bought it from and the HP website, the HP 3512 is Linux-compatible. But the install CD packaged with the unit did nothing but spin uselessly when inserted in the DVD/CD drive. ...
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Ubuntu has not detected operating system

I have Dell New Inspiron 15(I7) Windows 8 64Bit and i tried to install ubuntu but it didn't offer me the option to install ubuntu alongside my windows. I tried almost everything on google and someone ...
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Lightdm will not install Ubuntu 12.04

Ok, I am new to Ubuntu. Lightdm stopped working, so I pressed Ctrl + Alt + F1 to open up the graphical log in screen and typed in sudo apt-get remove lightdm which worked but when I type sudo ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.4 Asus EeePC 1018P install hanging

I created a bootable USB with LiLi and the Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS iso and was able to successfully boot from the USB. However, at the point where I tell Ubuntu to actually install the OS (with checkboxes ...
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How to make an iso image for the current installed ubuntu?

I usually install Ubuntu 12.10 beside windows on the same machine, and sometimes I have a problem with windows 7 so I have to reinstall it and then reinstall Ubuntu. When that happens I need to ...
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Help with booting from a USB flash drive

Yesterday I downloaded the 12.04 ISO and UNetBootin and attempted to boot from my brand new 16gb flash drive. That didn't work so I made a LiveDVD which works fine, the only problem is my laptop's DVD ...
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error while installing skype on ubuntu 12.04 lts pangolien

shailendra@ubuntu:~$ sudo dpkg -i skype [sudo] password for shailendra: Selecting previously unselected package skype:i386. (Reading database ... 174634 files and directories currently installed.) ...
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Problems installing Ubuntu 12.04.4 with wubi

Somebody please help :( have no idea what i'm doing wrong.. I installed the wubi.exe file en when i try to install i get this error. 03-05 13:53 ERROR TaskList: Error executing command ...
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No module named setuptools/ setuptools is already the newest version

So I am trying to get python suds on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS machine, and when I put in sudo apt-get install python-setuptools I get the traceback ImportError: No module named setuptools So I put ...
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Problem while installing ubuntu server

I have been trying to make ubuntu cloud, and for that I need a ubuntu server. But after the whole installation my screen goes blank and a blinking cursor appears. I am installing from live CD. During ...
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Ubuntu is not recognizing my keyboard

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my LG laptop with Windows Vista with 2MB ram. I do not know what I did wrong but the keyboard is not working so I cannot log in for internet and or anything else. Do I ...
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arm-none-linux path problem

I downloaded this toolchain: arm-2013.11-33-arm-none-linux-gnueabi-i686-pc-linux-gnu.tar.bz2 I extracted here: /cross and changed name as arm-none-linux-gnueabi- after that i saw bin file like as : ...
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Installing ubuntu on mid 2012 iMac

All the guides that I've found so far are pretty outdated so wanted to rekindle the topic. I've read about the differences in bootloaders(which I've no idea is still a problem or not) which can make ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop

So I download Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit version. I used Universal USB installer to create a Bootable USB Device. After Restarting It's shows these options *Run from USB *Install on HardDisk and Many more. ...
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Unable to boot Ubuntu 12.04 after fresh install

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop and it is the only operating system installed. Unfortunately I am unable to get it to boot. After installing it a dialog pops up and asks me to reboot. Afterwards ...
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Installing legends kubuntu 13.10 x64

I am running Kubuntu 13.10 x64. I am trying to install legends from playdeb repo. It won't let me install legends because the "data" file doesn't have the ":i386" behind it. it says that there are ...
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having trouble installing ubuntu on a windows 7 pc

It has been a few years since I last used linux. I have an HP PC using an AMD FX-8100 eight processor x64 bit cpu , with 10 GB of RAM and 2 TB of disk. I have tried and tried and tried to get the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 installer not detecting windows 7

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 alongisde windows 7 which is already installed on my computer. I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T430s. When I perform a live boot of Ubuntu from a flash drive, I am able to ...
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Restoring Ubuntu To Its 'Fresh Install State'

I am recently started using Ubuntu. I installed a 12.04 LTS. Some where on internet I read about Softwhere mapping. My friend had his Ubuntu running fine so he mapped his Ubuntu (using aptoncd)to my ...
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Ubuntu installation problems via ms Windows 7 64bit no go with 32bit

I have a problem installing ubuntu 12.4 or higher 32bit via the windows installer. I've download both the win install for 32bit and the iso as well as extracted the iso into a folder and no matter ...
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Trying to install and keeps going to white screen

I downloaded Ubuntu on my computer so that I could burn it to a DVD-r disc, and now I am trying to put it on my daughter's laptop (her computer crashed). The Ubuntu purple screen showed up, then a ...
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I just try to install Netbeans but there is more problem with JDK

Hi, im new at ubuntu and i want to use netbeans. I downloaded netbeans from its web site then I wrote this commands to the line hakki@hakki-K55VM:~/Downloads$ chmod +x netbeans-7.4-linux.sh ...
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no windows 7 on Grub menu 13.10

I don't know much about linux, then I tried it. I liked, I installed from CD. There were three partitions, 200 GB Win7, 750GB storage area, and about 30GB free space for Ubuntu. I divided 30 GB area ...
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How to restore Ubuntu broken partition after Windows 7 install

I previously had a Windows 7 partition and a Ubuntu partition. When I formatted and reinstalled Windows 7, somehow the Ubuntu partition got corrupted. I can't open it and recover my files even with ...
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Errors when trying to Install samba and share files

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 64bit, and want to share some folders via network. Sharing via nautilus fails with: Can not install 'samba' (E:Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.) ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.4 64 bit does not install

I have a Acer Travelmate P-643M with an i3 2370M. Now technically I should be successful in installing a 64 bit operating system on this machine but for some reason that does not happen. Till two ...
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Installer Encountered an Unrecoverable Error

I tried installing Ubuntu 13.10 on my Dell Inspiron 5520 laptop and right after connecting to wifi I got this message, “The installer encountered an unrecoverable error. A desktop session will now be ...
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what are glib dependencies ( libs required to install glib)

Can anyone inform me what are the dependencies of glib i.e that what libraries are need ( should be installed first) in order to install glib.
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Installed Ubuntu 13.10 but not booting

My computer Intel i5-4440 Intel DB85FL motherboard DDR3 RAM 4GB WD HDD 500GB Installed Ubuntu 13.10 from DVD on a previously installed version of 12.04.1. Installation was successful, and asked for ...
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PPA repository :Where is the clone installed?

Would somebody be so kind and help me with the repository problem? I am trying to make a copy of PPA repository and I would like to specify the target installation folder. Without it I can run the ...
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Can not install g++ completely

The following packages have unmet dependencies: g++-4.8 : Depends: libstdc++-4.8-dev (= 4.8.1-10ubuntu9) but it is not going to be installed E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' with no ...
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Installing Ubuntu 12.04 lts in a Asus Netbook 1005 using windows installer

I was trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 in my Asus Netbook 1005 (with windows 7 starter) using windows installer and it freezes with the windows "Preparing to run ubuntu for the first time¨. I tried ...
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Installation stops after reboot

I was trying to install "ubuntu-13.10-desktop-amd64". After installation when it asks to reboot the system. After rebooting I select Ubuntu and then the installation continues but after copying files ...