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package dependencies cannot be resolved [duplicate]

GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.Packagekit.Modify.Failed: Package dependencies cannot be resolved - This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not ...
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“Failed to load the package list” - fixes posted not working

I have a pretty new installation, and this week tried to add a vlc server application. That seems to have broken something, as I now have the warning bar that indicates a "serious problem." Digging ...
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Internet conection problem when updating Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 Server

Upgraded my server's software from Ubuntu 12.04 to Ubuntu 14.04 and now the server cannot access the internet. I can ping devices on my LAN, including my modem. When I try to ping any site on the ...
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Can't SSH in as root

I'm using the default installation of openssh-server for my Ubuntu 14.04 server. I can connect through the console as root like normal, with my username and password. When I try to SSH with the same ...
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Ubuntu Desktop 14 on PowerEdge doesn't boot on RAID

I have a Dell 1U PowerEdge 1950, and for some reason, we cannot install Ubuntu 14.04 64bit Desktop edition on it. I know what you're thinking... why are you installing desktop? I have asked the same ...
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Decent tutorial needed for setting up simple MySQL client-server system

Could anyone please comment what I have missed during Ubuntu setup, that I am allowed to nothing on my system? Always needing to sudo from command line is not practical if you are not familiar with ...
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Need help with Postfix canonical mapping

I’m having difficulty getting the canonical_maps function to work as needed to repair some incorrect addresses from a legacy client. Here’s the situation and what I’ve tried so far: Legacy client ...
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Are there multiple LTS distributions available?

My distributed network consists of atleast 10 servers, all of which are running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. This was a design decision, so that we would have a more consistent back-end, as far as the Operating ...
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Can I convert Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 to Server?

I've found several solutions to convert Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop to Server, with the following commands: sudo apt-get install tasksel sudo tasksel remove ubuntu-desktop sudo tasksel install server ...
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Addressing in ubuntu for webserver/site

I am having an '500 Internal Error' on my webserver. I call for a file that is located at '/usr/lib/cgi-bin/pagLoad.py' but the call for it in the 'index.html' was only 'cgi-bin/pageLoad.py'. I ...
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How to set up a ram-disk [duplicate]

I need a RAM-DISK to move data between two applications and have been using Google to learn about it. I have found articles that talk about tempfs and /dev/shm. Apparently /dev/shm points to ...
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My server freezes after update apache2 server

I have a ubuntu server 12.04 with LAMP and ubuntu desktop enviroment. I updated the server and after a reboot it froze and now I can't even access the tty's 1...6. Before the update, the server was ...
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Unable to connect externally to apache SUBVERSION

I've create an apache subversion using this link http://rbgeek.wordpress.com/2012/05/01/svn-server-on-ubuntu-12-04-lts-with-web-access/ Was able to access the repo using tortoisesvn internally from my ...
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Apache Server Path Location in Debian

I'd installed KOHA Integrated Library System using pre-made image through a Virtual Box. I want to find the path location of my Apache Server so that I can manipulate/modify the files for my ...
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RDP VirtualBox Ubuntu 12.04LTS Windows 7

There are many RDP questions out there, none of the ones I've read up to now have the exact same problem. I have: A Dedicated server running Ubuntu 12.04LTS An installation of VirtualBox with two ...
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Looking for text BBS software

I would like to know if there are text-based, bulleting board system forum servers for Ubuntu. Which can be used via telnet or ssh. I was searching for this kind of software and came to this BBS ...
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Updating to 14.04.1 LTS broke netatalk mounts

This morning I updated my Ubuntu Server installation from 14.04 to 14.04.1, using do-release-upgrade. Before the update, I was able to mount the shares on this server from my Mac, as well as use a ...
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Why does Server 14.04.1 install the boot loader to my USB drive instead of the hard disk?

Ok, I don't know that's what it's doing. What I know is that, after I finish installing the OS, I pull out the thumb drive to reboot, and at that point the computer just sits there. I figure, "Hey, ...
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How to discover workstation or server is installed [duplicate]

Is there a way to discover if an installed OS is workstation or server? Is it just a matter of the packages that are installed or is there some difference that can be detected?
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Dropbox behind a proxy under ubuntu 14.04 server

Is it possible to install dropbox under an ubuntu 14.04 server that is behind a proxy with credentials ?
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can't make juju charm-store server?

I am trying to run juju charm-server in my local machine.I followed these steps.(https://github.com/juju/charmstore) but it gives this error.When i enter make command it gives this one. Makefile:49: ...
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Need help for run charm-server in local server?

Hi i need to run juju charm-store in my local machine.i clone this one(https://github.com/juju/charmstore) and try to run the server.but it failed.i want to install juju-server and build environment ...
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postfix sasl auth on Ubuntu server

I can connect to the mail server over telnet and send messages to local users without authentication. Is it the reject_unauth_destination parameter that permits this? What is the recommended practice ...
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Encrypted Lvm , passphrase nor working

I am using ubuntu server 14 on virtual box and i have used entire disk and set up encrypted lvm ,the system ran completely fine on first start , but once i rebooted it the same passphrase is not ...
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How do I set up a small Terminal Server, with both the Server and Terminals running Ubuntu?

I would like to set up a Terminal server and connect 4 or 5 "terminals" running Ubuntu desktop for a small school. In functional terms, I'd like the students to be able to log on to their accounts ...
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Can't Connect to Apache2 Server From External Device (in LAN) Nor From External IP?

I forwarded ports 80 and 443 for my apache 2 server. However, if I: try connecting to the server via external IP or try connecting to the server from a local device via my local ip, I cannot gain ...
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Ubuntu Desktop Module

I'm new with VPS I have now a Ubuntu 14.04 LTS server, I connected to the server with Remote Desktop from Windows, but now I just see the terminal. Is there a way to see a desktop (see below image) ...
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SFTP to local ubuntu server crashes network [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu server (named vader) running in my house that I would like to set up SFTP connections with my Mac (named MacbookBro). From vader, when I run: sftp [email protected] It ...
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Enable php script to delete file

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my server. I am trying to delete files using a PHP script. but It does not allow me. every time I use unlink it gives me Permission Denied message. I am not allowed to use ...
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Which server version (64-bit) of Ubuntu will be suitable (for Gazebo and Ros Simulation)?

I am using Dell Precision T7500 Chassis (Intel(R) Xeon(R) E5606 2.13GHz, 8M cache, 4.8 GT/s QPI, Turbo, HT, 4C,NVIDIA Tesla C2050 Graphic Card,1GB NVIDIA Quadro 600,Dual Monitor,1DP & 1DVI) as ...
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Help by installing mail server with virtual host

04 and I find a lot of articles about installing mail server on Ubuntu but it is not working. Can you help me with some tutorial? I want to install and configure my own mail server with virtual users. ...
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Unable to write in folder in which my user has write access

Before I say anything, I know how permission for groups and users works. My setup is: a. my user is monkey and is in the group www-data groups monkey monkey : monkey adm cdrom sudo dip ...
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Ubuntu subversion repository not getting checked out

I have some problems with checking out my repository. First, I ensured that everything is up to date: ubuntu@ip-172-31-10-247:~$ sudo apt-get update perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: ...
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FTP to my Ubuntu machine kills my network

I'm having a problem transferring files between my Ubuntu server and other machines with FTP. Basically, if I initiate an FTP request from my Ubuntu to my Mac, it works fine. But if I make a request ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Network Manager overwrites static network interface

I spent far too long figuring this out, and wanted to share. Simple task: Add a static IP address to the 2nd of 4 NICs on my server. To start, I followed the instructions here under Static IP ...
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How can I change the network configuration on Ubuntu 14.04 server?

I just installed an Ubuntu 14.04 server, and I've discovered that there is no way to make any changes to the network configuration except by rebooting the server. This is on a stock install of Ubuntu ...
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How to stop scripts from filling a disk to capacity

We have an issue where cache and another script just ate our server away making it un-bootable. I believe Windows or Mac OS X would never allow this. After having read "Server logs are filling my hard ...
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reject mail with attachment and show a message instead

I'm new in term of linux environment and I really want to know if my problem have a solution or not. So, I have the horde groupware installed, and the users could send email normally, but I want to ...
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Dropbox not running after logging off: init.d vs. dropbox.py

I'm inheriting admin control over a server used to process and share data between investigators. We've been trying to use Dropbox to share some of the files. Dropbox was installed when I took over the ...
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uTorrent server only working with 'sudo -i' option

Apparently it's not a working/not working issue. I have setup uTorrent server in my Xubuntu 14.04 following these instructions. How do I install utorrent on ubuntu 14.04 other instructions seem ...
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How To Create A Custom ErrorDocument Page In Ubuntu 14.04?

I am new to Ubuntu and I am using Ubuntu Server 14.04. Now I want to use my own design HTML web pages as my server status errors like on 404 etc. I tried my own way but not getting my designed page ...
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How can I set my lamp server into a static ip address of 10.10.0.23?

I'm using ubuntu12.04 server on virtual box and it seems it only allows me to use class c addresses as this one, auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.0.23 netmask 255.255.255.0 network ...
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Shutdown of Ubuntu 14.04 requires authentication [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu Server 14.04 (amd64) headless, but with XFCE4 as a desktop GUI installed. Because of a HWE (if I'm correct) message that I was running out of support, i upgraded today by doing a ...
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Syslog is flooded with: cyrus/imap: fetching user_deny.db entry for 'user123' since 14.04

After upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04, I get a lot of times this message in my syslog: cyrus/imap[]: fetching user_deny.db entry for 'user123' This consume for nothing syslog and resources. Is there ...
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iSCSI + br0 bridge + 14.04.1 Server = does not work

On one of my servers I have: USB 4GB: 1) EFI partition 2) /boot partition iSCSI 50GB (on another fileserver): 3) / partition In /etc/network/interfaces it works flawlessly if I have: auto p3p1 ...
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Tremendously slow torrent speeds on Ubuntu 14.04 as compared to 12.04

I have a few seedboxes running Ubuntu 12.04 then I decided to try one on 14.04 and noticed that I could only slowly creep up to about 20mbps on the giga connection. I tried this with 2 different ...
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Problem with installation of Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 Installation hangs

I have already posted this on the Community Forum but maybe this is a better place. I'm completely stalled until I get past this I seem to have fallen at the first hurdle. The installation freezes ...
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Block Mobile , Tablet from accessing Internet

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 Server as my Internet Gateway, with DHCP and Squid Proxy. I have wired and wireless connections now going through this server, and hence now fully monitored and ...
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“No suitable download server found” [duplicate]

I bumped into the problem that I can't download any updates or new packages. I had this problem before which I could solve through several steps sudo rm /var/lib/apt/lists/* -vf sudo apt-get clean ...
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Nginx redirecting to https when it shouldn't

I have a new site set up, and I think I may have messed something up. If I go to mysite.com, it works, if I go to www.mysite.com, it redirects to https://www.mysite.com and says 'This webpage is not ...