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How can I install pg_test_fsync on Ubuntu Server 14.04?

I attempted to install pg_test_fsync on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and it appears it cannot be installed without removing postgresql. How can I install pg_test_fsync and keep postgresql? $ pg_test_fsync The ...
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Ubuntu Server Blinking Cursor after Fresh Install

Ubuntu Newbie here, I am installing Ubuntu Server 14 on an SSD on a Lenovo ThinkCentre, and every time I install completely, I receive the dreaded blinking cursor. But, here is the kicker, if I put ...
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How to Share folders in 14.04 Server with Gnome

I'm working with a new installation of Ubuntu Server 14.04 64 bit. During installation I picked the Samba Server option and I believe that it is running. My intention is that an OS X machine will be ...
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Unable to configure lampp server, stuck in splash screen

I installed lampp server (downloaded the .tar.xz file then extracted to the /opt folder) on my ubuntu 12.10 machine, I'm able to start apache, mysql and everything else but when I open the browser and ...
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Completing a “minimal virtual machine” install with a kickstart file

I have built an unattended setup ISO for Ubuntu 12.04.4 using instructions provided on the community wiki, however, I'm having a hard time with two specific pieces of the install: The installer ...
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Ubuntu Server and ufw as a router - defining IP addresses that can be routed

I built following network with Ubuntu Server: Internet ---- eth0 (DHCP, NAT) -- Ubuntu1 -- (eth1 10.1.0.1/16) ------> <------ (eth0 10.1.0.2/16) -- Ubuntu2 -- (eth1 10.2.0.1/16) ------ ... ...
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Xen, XAPI, and Xen Orchestra, Ubuntu 14.04 Server

I'am quite new to this topic and wanted to setup an Xen Environment for testing things on a spare machine. For this I followed this tutorial: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Xen But as I would also ...
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Create FTP account with vsftpd limited to one folder only?

Have a fresh Ubuntu install 14.04 on digital ocean. Just installed vsftpd using this guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/12.04/serverguide/ftp-server.html#vsftpd-userauth-configuration The only things I ...
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Can I install Ubuntu 14.04 Server on my Android Phone?

Can I install Ubuntu 14.04 Server on my standard, run of the mill, arm based Android Phone?
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Black Screen after grub - Ubuntu Server 14.04.4

I have a Fit-PC3 (specs here), but when I want to install Ubuntu Server (by choosing the first option given on the grub menu), a black screen appears only. I know this is a common issue, and I know I ...
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Automate new route to far network on new PPTP connection

When editing chap-secrets, I can assign an ip address to the account. One of the things that I notice is that, when a new connection is made, the PPTP server automatically creates a route to that ip. ...
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How I got my error: malformed file

This question on askubuntu is about the error: malformed file Not only here on askubuntu, but everywhere else I've been reading about it, this is considered certain to be a GRUB issue. I thought it ...
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How can i connect to a stand alone server using my Ubuntu strickly Laptop?

I am having trouble connecting to my server using openxenmanager could someone help assist or give me ideas of why I might not be able to connect? Keep getting errors. Thank you
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Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 with no internet connection

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 with no internet connection - and I'm going round in circles as I keep getting prompted for a mirror etc. I'm sure I'm missing something obvious...... I ...
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What is the diference between a normal boot and resume option after a recovery boot?

I have an Ubuntu 12.04.5 server machine that hangs on boot, but if I choose recovery mode and then resume, everything's ok. Any clue?!
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Use solarized or similar in Ubuntu Server

It's possible to use Solarized color scheme (or similar) in a Ubuntu Server 14.04 CLI only?
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Ubuntu freezes for 44 seconds every 8 minutes

I am stuck on a problem and am wondering if you have any ideas. I have sites on an Ubuntu server in Sydney with RackSpace. Every 8 minutes, without fail, the server hangs for 44 seconds. The ...
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How to fully remove phpMyAdmin? [closed]

I have a server with Ubuntu server on it... I install phpMyAdmin and screwed up in the installation. I need help uninstalling every single file that came with phpMyAdmin. Thanks for the answers, your ...
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Black/blank screen when connecting to freenx server on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm attempting to log into my Amazon EC2 instance running Ubuntu 14.04 server edition. I'm running FreeNX. I installed FreeNX more-or-less following the instructions in the Ubuntu FreeNX ...
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How do I retrieve my forgotten passpharase on my PPC server? [duplicate]

So recently I installed Ubuntu server on my Power PC mac mini. But, now it takes me through Yaboot and asks me to enter my passphrase so it can unlock the disk. I forgot my passphrase. Can I install ...
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Deleting Lamp and guest account without affecting default or main Root account

I'm new to adding accounts and I notice that the programs installed in the regular default/main root account are also installed in the newuser (guest) account I created with root privileges as well. I ...
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Error Message when selecting Printers-Server-Settings

I followed the detailed instructions in the post at this link by Luis Alvarado which explained in detail how to share a printer in Ubuntu 12.04. Everything worked as it was supposed to after ...
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linux server hard drives raid 0

I have a question about my hard drives configuration on my linux server build on server. I have 2 x 3TB hard drives attached to it, but they are configured as RAID 1 at the moment. So the data is ...
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virtual install from ISO not getting virtual kernel

I have a KVM host (12.04.5) that I have been installing guests on in variety of ways. I just noticed recently one of my guests was running a generic kernel when I'm fairly certain I specified minimum ...
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change ACL rights on multiple files

How can I write a script to remove the ACL setting on all files and subfolders within a specific folder?
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Setting Internet Gateway

Friends, I'm stuck up with problem regarding to network configuration to make my Ubuntu 14.04 server machine as internet gateway in a LAN, and I am a relatively newbie in this regard. My scenario is ...
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Ubuntu can not ping Host Name but can ping IP?

well I just went into the Ubuntu world for administration. I found similar threads, except, I am able to ping my own Host name and IP address and my windows can ping my linux host name, but Ubuntu can ...
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how to install an ubuntu server with everything that the ubuntu desktop has?

how to install an ubuntu server with everything that the ubuntu desktop have? I am using 14.04 on a fresh server with raid disks
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juju charm relation hooks are not running?

Hi i have developed two charms server charm and application charm.I need to add relation between them and and want to get server IP address for application charm.I have added relation-joined and ...
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Which Ubuntu version is suitatable for Gazebo and Ros Hydro Simulator?

I am working on server with 64 bit,8Gb RAM,500Gb HD and nVidia TESLA C2050. I have to use Gazebo and Ros Hydro Simulator for simulating purpose. If anyone has work experience and idea in this ...
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Faxserver with GUI or web based interface [duplicate]

I'm looking for a fax server with GUI or Web based interface management, i searched alot and everybody says hylafax is the best but i couldn't find any management interface for hylafax, what i want to ...
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copying files without rewriting

I am using two hdds in my small server and i copied hdd1 to hdd2 via "dd". Now hdd2 is my backup and i want to keep it up-to-date, but i dont want to dd every now and then. Id like to regularly copy ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS couldn't reach Internet / Router Problem?

I have a big problem! My Setup is a Ubuntu 14.04 OS with everything up to date! also the kernel is updated to 3.16. this NAS is directly connected to my router (TP-Link WDR4900v1) that has openwrt ...
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XRDP vServer not connecting

i have bought a vServer recently. Now i can connect via putty. Also i can login. I installed ubuntu-desktop and xrdp via apt-get install. I have done that all on putty console. I even restarted xrdp. ...
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Sleep Ubuntu Server after X time of inactivity

I recently set up an Ubuntu 14.04 SAMBA server as a home file server. It will not be getting used but maybe a couple of times a day so I don't want to have everything powered on while it doesn't have ...
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Error 1962 : No operating system found after installing 14.04.1 Server amd64 on Lenovo ThinkCentre M81

I got "Error 1962 : No operating system found" after installing 14.04.1 Server amd64 on Lenovo ThinkCentre M81. Firstly, The installation is finished successfully and Ubuntu prompts me to pull out of ...
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what could be blocking port 5060 on my ubuntu 14.04?

I have a ubuntu 14.10, and am trying to telnet into it via port 5060 but I keep failing. I always get the message "Connection closed by foreign host". I checked my iptable, it is default policy to ...
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Port 80 apparently closed ubuntu 14.04

I'm installing a small server on the company where I work. I go to whatsmyip.org and it tells me it is 190.124.165.35. When I go to canyouseeme.org it tells me that the connection timed out for port ...
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Codeigniter web app is not working with the linux but here on windows is fine

i have install wamp server on my windows and i set my application(codeigniter) there is working fine. but here on linux(ubuntu 14.04) other php application are just woking fine (i'm running my php ...
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xmacro without running x server?

I need to record typing in terminal, and it works just great in x session inside of xterm with xmacro, but I need to do such macro recording without running x server, and I can't really find the ...
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PostgreSQL Backup With Barman

I'm trying to backup my server which i created on PostgreSQL (9.1). While on my normal user i type "su barman", it asks me barman's password, i enter the password. On barman's shell i type "barman ...
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Run script on system idle

I want to run some servers and whatnot on my machine but I don't want it to interfere with what I'm doing... Gaming, research, writing a paper, etc. My thought was to have a script run when the system ...
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Samba Server does not work when using a wireless link

I have installed a samba file server on 14.04. This server works perfectly when connected via an Ethernet cable to my router. It serves as my file and print server at home. When i moved the box to ...
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Ubuntu do-release-upgrade

I have a question about do-release-upgrade. I have a system with the following component installed (and some more, but these are not relevant to the question, the server's purpose is to be a MySQL ...
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Synergy refuses to cooperate on Ubuntu Server

I have Synergy installed on both Ubuntu server (DaveCorp) and my windows 8 machine. (DavidsPC) My etc/synergy.conf file looks like this. section: screens DaveCorp: DavidsPC: end ...
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14.04 server on Intel Nuc. monitor looses signal during boot

I have freshly installed 14.04 Server on a Intel NUC (newest generation). Monitor connected on Displayport using a DP to VGA Adapter It Boots, Shows scrolling Boot messages, then blank Screen ...
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How do I use wireless notebooks with Ubuntu Server 14.04?

I have just set up a Proliant G4 server with Ubuntu 14.04. It seems to be working fine. I am using a Lafalink LF-D10 wireless usb card. How do I use this as a home wireless server with Windows ...
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When I login, I see “You have mail.”, but /var/mail/<username> is empty

I have a Ubuntu 14.04LTS installed on VPS. I have noticed that when I login I see greeting saying "You have mail", but cat /var/mail/myusername returns empty string, i.e. the file is empty. I ...
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Cheap Graphics card for my sever

I'm turning a old XPS 420 Dell computer into a server(headless) for use at home. So far I have everything up running however the Radeon HD 3870 graphics card that came with the computer is causing me ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04 no updating packages

Hi I'm having issues updating packages and when updating there are a lot of repositories that show errors and when i look for certain packages the system can't find them. Please can you help I've ...