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link for download ooobasis3.4-core01

when I was going to install openoffice 3.4 sdk I got an error ooobasis3.4-core01 is not found. But I couldn't find a place where ooobasis3.4-core01 can be downloaded. Can you give me a link which ...
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Installation process

I want to install ubuntu 12.04 in hdd ,there is no other Operating System available in my hard disk.So will U please tell me ,the complete process that how to make partition in the hard disk.... The ...
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I don't have the option to install ubuntu alongside windows 7; which partition can i delete?

I have a lenovo ideapad running Windows 7 and I want to install ubuntu option. I already installed ubuntu on my parents desktop using a boot dvd. When I run to the installation process on my laptop I ...
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Can not install MySQL on my Ubuntu 12.04

I had trouble installing MySQL server on my laptop. And now if i try installing anything new it gives an error message. I tried most of the sites but could not find a solution to my problem. When I ...
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Problem on installing Ubuntu 13.04 using VM VirtualBox Manager after clicking RESTART/Windows 8 Intel i7

Here is my problem: Trying to install Ubuntu 13.04 to use it as VM on Windows 8 Intel i7(not sure if that makes any difference). I use the most recent version of Oracle VM VirtualBox Manager. ...
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Bootloader install failed - RAID

I am trying to install Ubuntu 13.04 on a desktop with hardware raid (3 disks in raid 5). I believe I have an ICH8 chipset, if that is relevant. So, I created an install USB stick with Startup Disk ...
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package installation error

I was trying to install mysql server 5.6 via deb file and the software installer froze and force quited. After that when i tried to install mysql via the command sudo apt-get install mysql-server ...
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Unmet dependencies while installing fbreader

I was installing fbreader in Ubuntu 12.04, but it showed that some packages are broken and have unmet dependencies, so fbreader wasn't installed. Moreover, software center started to show repair ...
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Installing Ubuntu 13.04 on Dell XPS 12 9Q23 in multi booth mode stops at black scren

I have been trying this for a number of days now. I want to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 8 I know it works on the XPS 12 (www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FWzqXYc8cc). I have downloaded the ISO file ...
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Touch support for Ubuntu

I have a Hewlett-Packard (HP) AiO 23-f2300a TouchSmart PC and have installed elementaryOS on it, but unfortunately it does not support Touch. And I've just checked out the Ubuntu website and I have to ...
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Unable to install CBLAS on Ubuntu (x-post from StackOverflow)

I am trying to install CBLAS on Ubuntu, and am, as far as I can see, following the instructions in the README file that came in the folder. When I do a 'make all', I get the following errors that I ...
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Ubuntu UEFI install

I have read and to some extent understood the issues surrounding UEFI and Ubuntu. However, I am not able to install Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit in UEFI mode next to an existing Windows 8 UEFI install. In ...
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Ubuntu Boot Error:Kernel Image not found

I've been trying to install Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) from my FAT formatted USB installed with unetbooting and I got the error No kernel Image found: I ran md5sums on the ISO image, and it ...
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How to fulfill libcdio-cdda0 dependency of SKG Jukebox?

I am trying to install SKG Jukebox onto an old netbook (ASUS Aspire One) with Ubuntu installed on it. It says that there is a dependency for libcdio-cdda0 . But I cant work out how to add that. Also ...
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LibreOffice 4.1 Start Center does not show in Lubuntu

I have recently upgraded libreOffice to 4.1. However, after the first attempt at installing it manually, it appears that I do not have as many options as I did in the previous version. I uninstalled ...
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How can I install pflogsumm for Postfix mail log analyzer?

I am useing Postfix mail server in Ubuntu 13.04. I want to install pflogsumm in my server and analyze the mail log. How can I do this?
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How to install Kodak 3250 printer driver?

My system is Ubuntu 13.04 and I have a Kodak 3250 AIO printer. The test paper printed great and that's it. I found c2esp_25c-1_i386.deb printer driver from SourceForge. Trying to install w/USC I get ...
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Install Ubuntu on Macbook Air 6,2

I have tried to install Ubuntu on a Macbook Air 6,2 without any success. I installed refit and from within macos deceased the mac partition. In order to create a boot medium, I followed the section ...
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Error with debian package installation

I have downloaded the deb package for vlc media player to install it in offline mode. But when i try to install by double clicking on it, I'm getting the following error: dependacy is not ...
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Install Unbuntu 13.04 alongside Windows XP Pro - No option

I'm a newb to Linux and I'm trying to install Ubuntu along side Windows XP Pro from a DVD. I've read the installation guide but I don't have an option for installing alongside Windows. I have: ...
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How can I install Ubuntu on a Windows XP machine that will not connect to the Internet?

I have a former Windows 7 machine in which the hard drive failed. I bought a new hard drive and was forced to install Windows 2000 and upgrade to XP- it would not allow straight XP install. I do not ...
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Problems with Evolution installation

I tried to install Evolution in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS through Ubuntu Software Center, but ran into an error saying "Package dependencies cannot be resolved" Error: The following packages have unmet ...
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How can I run kile after updating to texlive 2012 on ubuntu 12.04 (for beginners)

I am using ubuntu 12.04 and Kile 2.1.0. After updating texlive from 2009 to 2012 kile did not work again. As mentioned here, I tried this: sudo apt-add-repository ...
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What about the other partition after installing?

I am going to install Ubuntu 13.04-x64 on my PC. Currently, I have two hard disk partitions as "C" on which I have my windows 8 installed and "D" which contain all my personal files. I having no ...
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Trouble installing 12.0.4 into Virtual Box

Install into Virtual Box seems to go along OK until the final screen - the restart occurs and a cli message tells me to "Please remove installation media and close tray (if any) then press ENTER" ...
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Can't boot Ubuntu after installation

I just installed Ubuntu on my laptop which currently has Windows 7 installed on it as well. Somehow when I first rebooted my laptop after installation, it seemed like it failed to boot. After that ...
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Install Ubuntu 13.04 on Macbook 17"

I am attempting to install Ubuntu 13.04 on a 17" macbook pro and running into some issues that I believe are related to the video card (Radeon HD 6700M). The steps took are: I download the 13.04 ...
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A USB flash drive failed to boot ubuntu

I tried to make a bootable Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my KINGSTON Flash drive. But somehow it always fail to boot. I obtain the *.iso from http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop, and I use unetbootin on my ...
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Inability to install on Acer 4530 with Vista

I have tried to make a clean Ubuntu 12.04 installation on an Acer 4530 currently running Win Vista. It appears that even though I am able to switch booting sources through the BIOS, these other ...
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sudo apt-get crashed during hbase installation

I had problem regarding hbase installation and end up in a buggy "sudo apt-get" now. It is telling me JAVA_HOME is not set while it is. jalal@mona:~$ sudo apt-get -f install Reading package ...
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installing ubuntu on Acer Iconia W510

I want to buy the most modern touch screen laptop, acer iconia W510. I like it so much. But I will buy only if I can install Ubuntu on it. I was not able to find the answer when I searched in google. ...
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Ubuntu Server : extra drivers during install

is there a way when installing Ubuntu Server (13.04) to activate linux-image-extra. My LAN card has his driver in that extra package and as is it not used at install, the installer can't see my card. ...
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I lost my XP partition when installing Ubuntu alongside Win 7

I had a dual boot system with XP and Win 7. I installed Ubuntu alongside win 7. Now I dont see my XP option when I reboot just a red sceen with Ubuntu and win 7 options. In win7 I see the XP ...
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Having trouble installing ubuntu 13.04 on lenovo y500

I'm trying to dual boot ubuntu on my new lenovo y500 with windows 8. Using an external hard drive I downloaded the 64 bit version of ubuntu 13.04, and used the recommended tool to put ubuntu on to the ...
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HELP Tarball & Deb files install issues

How's it going I am fairly new to ubuntu and was trying to get several programs installed and realized that alot of the installations came in the form of tar and deb files. I have no idea how to ...
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Live USB Boot Error

I am trying to install Ubuntu on an Acer Aspire 5320 laptop that was abandonded by a friend when he purchased a new machine. I have created several different Live USB drives using my primary Ubuntu ...
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Can't install Ubuntu in Windows 8

I’ve been trying to install Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit edition on an ASUS (K53Z) laptop. I have Windows 8 64-bit installed in a non UEFI mode (I think since it starts-up with the Windows logo and I don’t ...
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Ubuntu installation guide xps13 crash

I got my xps 13 in the ubuntu developer edition today and ran into problems with its installation program. Going through the installation program, it gave me the option to "Create a Dell recovery ...
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Need driver for Panasonic KX-MB1520

Recently, I purchased Panasonic KX-MB 1520 All-in-one laser printer with FAX. I have installation CD with me but it is available only for Microsoft Windows OS. Please provide its drivers and help me ...
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How to boot ubuntu on mac

I tried many ways to boot Ubuntu on my mac os. I do not have an internal cd drive but wen I tried to install it using the external cd drive(from apple), the drive does not work (Apple made it clear ...
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Install Ubuntu can't see my second hard drive

When installing Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop, It doesn't show my second hard drive as an installation option. I am trying to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 7 on another hard drive. Windows 7 sees my second ...
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Cannot install, screens keep flashing never load ubuntu 13.04

I'm trying to install ubuntu in an old computer (pentium4, 1.5mhz, 512mb ram). After installing from a cd, the screen started to flash and ubuntu never loaded. I read that Nvidia's graphics card ...
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Hang after “Try Ubuntu”

Just to start things of smooth, please be noted that I have extremely little foreknowledge of Ubuntu, and operating multi(dual)boots. I have attempted to make a bootable USB for Ubuntu 13.04 ...
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Pendrive install asks for CD

Trying to install from USB on a Win 8 machine. It boots from the Pendrive USB fine, but when the dialogue gets past the language and keyboard select, it asks for the CD and won't go any further. How ...
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Cannot install ubuntu onto usb from windows 8

I can download the Universal Installer (1.9.3.5) to my desktop and I can download the saucy-desktop-amd64.iso to my desktop but the installer set-up cannot recognise the file as ".iso" so will ...
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Ubuntu on Samsung Series 5

I want to buy a Samsung Series 5 laptop, but I read, that an installation of Ubuntu could break it (because of UEFI). But I also read, that Ubuntu fixed the Problem. Is that right? can I install ...
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Ubuntu won't boot due to missing Bootmgr

I had Windows 7 and had to recover to factory settings. I had no Windows 7 disk, so I decided to switch to Ubuntu. I formated my c:drive but when I go to install Ubuntu, it tells me that it is ...
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A complete list of pre-installed applications/packages?

I'm currently working on a (mandatory) stripped version of Ubuntu 12.04LTS GNOME on my Chromebook. My question is, is there any way to get a list of all the normal applications on a clean install? Not ...
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How do I read this “install Script”? SpotifyController

Spotify Controller. I downloaded the files from the Ubuntu link provided in the aforementioned. Within was an instillation file with instructions, but i have no idea how to read it! Yes, I'm a ...
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Installation - running out of space on the primary hdd can seem the system to find the second hdd?

I have secondly 6gb installed into the system with nothing on it. I would like to utilize with the primary but can't seem to figure out what I need to do in fstab. I'm sure it something to do with a ...