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How to identify process that's sending error messages to terminal?

The following error message occasionally appears in my terminal: Failed to open VDPAU backend libvdpau_nvidia.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory ...which is pretty ...
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How can I reply to email by sending a delivery failure message?

Occasionally, I receive unwanted emails, particularly low-volume spam, or email messages falsely addressed to me (possibly due to typos). I don't want to spend the energy to write a personal message, ...
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terminal user and guest account logged into gui interacting with each other

What we have: I want to connect to a remote linux box via ssh with an account with superuser privileges. This linux machine has one current logged in user who is using a GUI on a guest account. ...
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How to Prevent a user from deleting messages and changing the settings of Thunderbird

How to Prevent a user from deleting messages and changing the settings of Thunderbird because i don't want a user delete any messages or change the settings of thunderbird only admin can change ...
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Confusion with system clock change in messages?

In the messages log I can see that my system clock was changed. This was recorded in the log happening at 4pm and the change was to move the system clock to 3.58pm. However, in the next lines of the ...
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Ubuntu showing error messages when started

I am relatively new to Ubuntu. Once i wanted to download a text to speech software through terminal , and while doing it , i left it in the middle. And from then when ever I start my computer i am ...
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How do I get rid of the “The Software on this Computer is up to date” message after updates?

I'm a bit annoyed by the Update Manager. Since I upgraded from 12.04 I get this message, after installing updates: I Find it utterly useless. It just another thing that pops in my face. If an ...
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How can I remove message: systemd-udevd[306]: Error calling EVIOCSKEYCODE: Invalid argument

It looks like, a lot of people is having trouble with this kind of issue. This error was believed that is a bug when updating Ubuntu 14.04 and probably Samba interfered or something else active hangs ...
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I've got the following error on booting and then after login

I've got the following error on booting and then after login.... First while i'm booting i've got a message that says something about my graphics card ? that it doesn't support unity ? etc After i ...
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Need to send broadcast Popup message to all network ubuntu systems

In my office environment i need to send a gui popup message to all of ubuntu desktop client in my network. so that i need to know there is any application is there or other tool is there give me a ...
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Obscure error messages every time LightTable is executed or closed

I downloaded a text editor in the tar.gz file format for Linux called LightTable from this website: http://lighttable.com/ I proceeded to install this application following these instructions: how ...
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process blocked in msgrcv

I have a process that is blocked in msgrcv as shown by ps -eo pid,tid,wchan . Is there any way to find the PID of the process that my process is expecting to receive a message from? The communication ...
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Strange Ubuntu installation problem

I’m trying to install Ubuntu 14.10 from a DVD disk, in that installation process,I select erase disk and install. Then I go to the "select your location" and at that step, I can't select anything and ...
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How to disable all messages from SSH

I have three computers networked through Gigolo/OpenSSH and set up to auto-connect as soon as I log into x-windows. The setup works just fine, but sometimes one computer will have some downtime or ...