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Parallels: Scale title bars and menu not working

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on my Macbook Pro 15" with Retina Display with Parallels 10. Unfortunately the whole GUI is very small so it isn't very comfortable to work with. A fix for this ...
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high-DPI scaling — 14.04 VM on OS 10.10 (PB 4), w/ Parallels 10.0.2

With this setup, the Ubuntu desktop still looks tiny on a 15" rMBP, just as it did with 12.04 and Parallels 8/9 on the same machine. I've tweaked the various Ubuntu settings, and enabled retina ...
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How to change/add extra resolutions in xorg.conf?

I faced with a single 600x800 resolution in my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, running on MBP through Parallels. I have this list of resolutions (I have ratio < 10, so the image is in http://tinypic.com). After ...
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How to recover from a bad upgrade

I have 3 computers, 2 running Ubuntu under VMWare Fusion, 1 under Parallels. The 2 VMWare computers upgraded to 14.04.01 fine, but the Parallels one complains that it cannot set the display ...
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Failed to fetch everything in Parallels Desktop

my main purpose is to download some sudo apt-get packages for HepMC program in the Parallels Desktop. Yet I cannot configure it and gives a problem related to apt-get install g++. I am doing it (also ...
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Help creating/adding new display resolution

Recently, I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my 2011 MacBook Pro running Parallels (for the VM). However, when it installed, the only resolution available is 800x600. I would like to set the display to run ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 with Parallels on Mac

last week I´ve tried to install Ubuntu 14.04 with Parallels as a Vm it works well but I didnt could install the Parallels Tool. For test I have tried 12.04 too and the Parallels Tools are working ...
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Trying to use GNU Parallel with sed

Why does this line do nothing? I'm trying to run a "sed" command in parallel and it outputs nothing to "standard.txt" $Filetemp = the file I'm stream editing standard.txt = the file I'm outputting ...
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OpenMP activation on geany

I am new to parallel programing and C, and was wondering how to active openMP on geany or another C program on linux? It is a simple hello world i am trying to make: #include <stdio.h> ...
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No interface in Ubuntu on Parallels

I'm a complete n00b to Ubuntu. I recently installed Ubuntu in the Parallels virtual machine (version 9) on OS X Mavericks. It was working fine for a while. Then it asked me if I wanted to update the ...
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Is my Shared Parallels Folder a Directory? [duplicate]

On my VC Linux desktop there is a 'shared Parallels Folder' with a padlock icon on it. I have been trying for a few weeks to command Gnome Terminal to direct to it. It fails to recognise this folder ...
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Parallels (Tools) 9 & 14.04

I can create 14.04 VM with Parallels 9 (on OSX 10.9.2) just fine. However, once I install Parallels Tool, the launch and menu bars disappear. There's still some functionality, e.g. I can create a ...
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How do I place this file in Ubuntu? (In parallels / OSX)

I need to place a file in the /etc/ directory, and I'm unable to copy/paste text into vi. Since this file is in a Parallels (on OSX) virtual machine, I'm not sure what my options are.
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Openmpi mca parameters does not work

I am trying to setup some of the mca parameters for an mpi execution, The command I am trying to run is: mpirun --mca btl_base_verbose 30 --mca btl_tcp_if_include eth1 -nolocal -pernode -machinefile ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 (Parallels VM) - Could Not Apply the Stored Configuration for Monitors

Ubuntu 13.10 - could not apply the stored configuration for monitors So I'm essentially having the same problem as the thread linked above. However, because I don't have enough "rep", I have to start ...
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Difference between OpenVZ and Parallels Virtuozzo Containers OS templates and the way how CentOS and Ubuntu starts inside the container

I have an Parallels Virtuozzo Containers VPS with CentOS 5 OS template. I can't change the template trough the PVC Power Panel nor by asking my provider to do that. He told me that the image is the ...
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mpdboot and mpdtrace gives Alarm Clock as a result

I try to execute mpdboot -n 2 -f /home/user/mpd.hosts and then mpdtrace However, both of them gives strange result as Alarm clock Can somebody tell me what is wrong with that, please Thanks ...
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Ubuntu Virtual Machine - Parallels

I downloaded Parallels and created a Linux virtual machine. After downloading it, all of my desktop files appeared on the virtual machine. It was basically like a mirror image of my actual desktop.. ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Macbook Air Mavericks Parallels 9 Black Screen

I can install Ubuntu 13.10 in parallels ok and then log in. Problem is Ubuntu does an update and I get black screen / desktop such that I can't see any app windows that I open. I've tried a few of ...
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How to install ClamAV for Plesk

I am trying to find directions to install ClamAV for Plesk Panel. I haven't found a straight answer or way to enable it within the panel. I've searched everywhere. Can anyone help? I tried doing a ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 under Parallels Desktop - Black Desktop after X Windows Update [duplicate]

I have been running Ubuntu 13.04 successfully on a MacBook Pro in a virtual machine in Parallels Desktop 9. Today (2013-10-17) after applying today's Ubuntu update, which included updates to X ...
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Install Java on Ubuntu server (Parallels Plesk)

I want to install Java to my server so I can use PHP shell_exec to compile Java online. So I'm trying to install Java on my webserver (Ubuntu - Parallels Plesk). I logged in to the server with PuTTY ...
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Parallel and VMWare tools for Ubuntu 12.04

I have both Parallels and VMWare (Fusion) where I'd like to use a Ubuntu 12.04 image but unfortunately in both I have a very similar situation ... I can't seem to access the drive that has the tools ...
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Parallel command run in linux

I was using the following bash script to run multiple commands in parallel. It actually waits till all of the parallel commands get finished and then proceeds. Now, I want to change this bash in a way ...
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Ubuntu hangs when memory is exceeded by large program

I have been using Ubuntu to run computational simulations of materials. Sometimes calculations overcome total memory available of machine, 64GB RAM, and starts to use swap. When this happen Ubuntu ...
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13.04 installed on Parallels on OSX. Very slow graphics performance

I installed 13.04 on my MacBook Pro running Parallels. Everything works pretty well but when showing and hiding windows the performance is very slow. I read around a bit. I'm running 64 bit, 3.9 GiB ...
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Add Windows programs from VirtualBox to the Ubuntu programs menu

I have been using Ubuntu for years now, but for a few months I got my hands on a shiny new iMac, while I had it I messed around with Parallels Desktop and fell in love with many of its features. One ...
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Running native ubuntu installation from fusion or parallels

my intention is to buy a macbook (retina) and triple boot it, with osX, w7 and ubuntu (>= 12.04, i still have to see which one offers the best compatibility). I found guides that explain how to do it ...
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Switch from Parallel to Ubuntu only

I'm currently running Ubuntu in parallel with Windows 7. I'm tired of Windows 7. I have all my files on an external hard drive and my plan was to just move them to the Ubuntu partition, but ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS via Parallels; Can't disable automatic login

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS via parallels desktop on Mac OS X Mountain Lion. I have all available updates. When I go into users, it doesn't matter if I set my user account in system settings to ...
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How to install Parallels Workstation in Ubuntu 12.10?

Is there a way to install parallels workstation on lastest ubuntu 12.10?
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How to enable USB in parallels workstation in ubuntu 12.04?

Is there a way to enable Usb feature inside Parallels workstation in ubuntu 12.04? I did tried myself by somehow it didnt work :S plz help Regards :)
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How to install Parallels Workstation in Ubuntu 12.04?

Hello guys i have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 64bit on my pc and i wish to install Parallels Workstation (Virtual machine). I Personally loved it cause i have used it on windows also. Whats the ...
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How to show the Ubuntu launcher under Parallels

I installed Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS on my Mac using Parallels, can you tell me how to display the Launcher inside Ubuntu? I am also having problems with the menubar as it appears to be invisible. My ...
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Websites running on server showing virus warnings

I am running Plesk 9.5 on Ubuntu 8.04 LTS and have about 15 websites infected with some malicious code appended to the end of java files. I have installed Clamav and it has managed to pickup the ...
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How to get a Wacom Bamboo tablet working properly in an Ubuntu VM on a Mac?

I'm using Parallels for Mac and VMware Fusion (on a Mac, obviously), and I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 as a guest OS. The tablet I'm using is a Wacom Bamboo Pen & Touch (CTH-460) and it's my only mouse ...
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blackhole exploit kit - Linux Server Script

It has come to our attention when scanning some of our hosted server websites that they have been infected with Blackhole Exploit Kit (top dollar hacking program - ...
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Why does Parallels 7 have such poor support for Ubuntu 12.04?

I have just tried out Parallels 7 for running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and encountered a few problems. These are: Unrecognized Platform The first problem I have encountered is that Parallels 7 does not ...
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mpirun -np N, what if N is larger than my core number?

Say I have a 4-core workstation, what would linux (Ubuntu) do if I execute mpirun -np 9 XXX Q1. Will 9 run immediately together, or they will run 4 after 4? Q2. I suppose that using 9 is not good, ...
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Changing the screen resolution on 12.04

I am running 12.04 within Parallels 7 on an 11" MacBook Air. I'm trying to set the display resolution to the native 1366 x 768 but Ubuntu doesn't list this as an option. How can I add the correct ...
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Something like Parallels Desktop for Linux?

I'm not normally a fan of mac software implementations, but recently I saw a copy of Parallels Desktop for mac that I was very much impressed by. I looked into parallel's offerings for Linux (I was ...
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Dynamic resizing of screen doesn't work in Parallels

I was already running the latest Parallels 7 build when I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10. Dynamic resizing of the screen was working in prior versions of Ubuntu. In the process of trying to fix this I ...
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Unity doesn't look right when running in Parallels

I'm running Ubuntu 11.04 on my 2010 13' macbook pro using Parallels Desktop 6. I can run Ubuntu Classic perfectly, no lags and everything just works out of the box. When I try to run standard Ubuntu ...
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No sound when running in Parallels 6

I'm getting no sound from my Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop install on Parallels 6. I have enabled User sound, and checked my inputs and outputs. I am using an iMac 2.66GHz i5.
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Upgrading to 10.10 causes mountall error in Parallels [closed]

I just recently upgraded from 10.04 to 10.10 using the update manager tool. After the upgrade, I was asked to reboot and it fails with An error occurred while mounting /media/psf Press S to ...
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How do I install Parallels Tools via the command line?

I have Ubuntu Server 10.10 running on Parallels 6 (latest update from yesterday) on my iMac. I click on the Install Parallels Tools in the Parallels Desktop Menu, but do not see where what I think ...