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Can't get in my acount

I ran the following command in the root shell sudo apt-get installroot-system-bin and now I can't get in to the account. Every time I log in it just kicks me back out. Any ideas as how to get back ...
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Installing Ubuntu 14.10 [closed]

Recently my Ubuntu 14.04 is crashed. And there is no way to fix it. So i decided to install again Ubuntu 14.10. I have had installed various software on Ubuntu 14.04. Is there any way so that those ...
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Re-installing ubuntu

So, I've re-installed ubuntu, but instead of deleting all the files I had, it re-installed on the small amount of space I had left, so now I have my old folders and my new one. I would like to delete ...
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Why is install failing?

Reinstalling Ubuntu on an Acer Chromebook all looks well until at the bitter end I get these lines: "Compiling CRAS (I386)... tests/cras_test_client.c:21:26: fatal error: cras_version.h:No such ...
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How would I go about installing Windows 8? [duplicate]

I purchased this laptop a year or so ago and immediately switched to Ubuntu since it was faster and did everything that I needed it for faster. Except now I would like to dual boot, but can't figure ...
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I Think I Just Messed Up My Whole System, HELP!

so i was trying to fix some dependency problems with my repositories and stuff and i ran sudo apt-get -o Debug::pkgProblemResolver=yes dist-upgrade and this is what happened (some log from the ...
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Reinstall Windows on Ubuntu?

I've been wondering this for years now and I've been a proud Ubuntu user since 2010, I don't want to switch back to windows and I've even deleted the OS form my PC, but would it be possible to ...
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Not Booting correctly

So I launched the boot from CD the first time and I chose the option something else to install Ubuntu. I followed a tutorial on how to install it and it said either restart now or test it out so I ...
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Wi-fi doesn't work without reinstalling after every restart - please help me - 14.04

Wi-fi doesn't work without reinstalling after every restart - please help me I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and bcmwl driver on Dell Inspiron 15 3521 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation ...
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How to backup Ubuntu with grub problem and reinstall then restore it?

Follow this question I couldn't repair it and I want to reinstall. What are lost? And How can I do that? Thanks...
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Reinstalling Ubuntu on a partitioned hard drive

I had Win7 installed on my laptop, then created a partition and installed Ubuntu on it so I can dual boot. However, being pretty new to Ubuntu I have messed around too much and would simply like to ...
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Grub rescue after trying a reinstall (parallel boot with Windows 7) [duplicate]

I had Windows 7 one disk. Then I installed ubuntu on a different disk. That went fine. But for various reasons, I wanted to reinstall ubuntu. So I booted my install disk and chose something akin to ...
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Reinstalling Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on dual boot windows 7, and I am trying to reinstall Ubuntu 14.04 instead of 12.04 I made a bootable pendrive with Ubuntu 14.04 and plugged it in but there is no installing ...
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Reinstalling Ubuntu 13.10

I want to reinstall Ubuntu 13.10. After some adjustments, I eliminated some libraries left in black screen after login. So I decided to reinstall the operating system from a live CD. Will the data I ...
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why nothing happens when booting through usb?

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 in my laptop. I was playing around with installing apps and softwares. Now i know what i want in my laptop and wanted to start with a clean ubuntu 13.10. I created ...
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Files lost after Reinstalling Ubuntu 13.10

I had problmes with 13.10, and i reinstalled it with option "All documents, data, sofware will be saved". But after reinstalling i saw that some apps are lost (Chromium, Chrome, Dropbox, Apache, ...
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Lubuntu 13.04, kernel still 3.8.0-32-generic

My question is very similar to Ubuntu 13.10, kernel still 3.8.0-31-generic. Recently was updating to Saucy and the ethernet cable got unplugged. So I decided to run Software Update again, to ...
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Possible to Install Lubuntu 12.04 over an existing dual boot Ubuntu 13.04?

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 on an AMD 64-bit HP Slimline machine(1 GB of RAM expanded to 2GB) that is about 5-7 years old, and I believe/realized that it would probably work/perform better if I ...
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How to restore “normal” users after reinstalling ubuntu 12.04

I've reinstalled the ubuntu 12.04 but I save home directory. After reinstallation my (admin) account is OK. For others users I created new accounts with same username and passwords. But users cannot ...
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I want to change from 64 bit Ubuntu 12.10 to 32 bit [closed]

I had installed Ubuntu 12.10 amd64 Desktop on my laptop, but I realized my laptop's hardware is not meant for 64 bit Ubuntu. (I also have Windows 7 installed in another partion) Is there any way to ...