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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 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 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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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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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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Messages indicator missing

I don't know what happened but messages indicator in my Ubuntu disappeared.I've tried to reinstall indicator-messages but it didn't help. Can anyone help me ?
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Trace error in /var/log/syslog

I've just upgraded our main PC using a Gigabyte GA-Z170-D3H motherboard, i7-6700 processor and 64G RAM. I scored a SSD cheap so was looking forward to a significant performance boost from our ...
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How to speed up ubuntu touch messaging (SMS app) contact identification?

Each time I open closed "messaging app" it opens with names missing, showing only phone numbers instead. It takes at least 10 sec. to replace the phone numbers with names. Is there a way to speed this ...