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While Upgrading to ubuntu 14.04 i personally edited the source list and corrupted it, Need suggestion to resolve and upgrade!

I'm new to ubuntu, while upgrading from ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 i was getting some errors in the source list. While trying to make it right i used a source list of another pc and replaced it with mine, ...
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Correct way of downloading the running ubuntu 12.04 source code

If I download the source code as: git clone git://kernel.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ubuntu-precise.git In Makefile I can see VERSION = 3 PATCHLEVEL = 2 SUBLEVEL = 55 EXTRAVERSION = If I do this: ...
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Upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04

Actually I want to upgrade to the newly released Ubuntu 14.04 from a saucy 13.10 version. Regarding that I never run into an upgrade process from a *nix version to an onward one, I want your kind ...
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Malformed line in my sources list, how to resolve?

Before i start, i've tried the solution from this thread How do I remove a malformed line from my sources.list? but unfortunately, the steps performed in that thread are already covered for me. The ...
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Update package-manager to include programs installed from source

I am installing aircrack-ng from source using the instuctions given in their official website. However when I am finished instaling, I run dpkg --get-selections | grep aircrack-ng Or apt-cache ...
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How to install a Java program from source

How I can install TubeMaster++ from SourceForge ?
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How to compile the source code of the operating system

How to compile the source code of the operating system, for example, Ubuntu, just want to ask how to compile it into a form such that I can then alert it to boot and install, I want to try it and when ...
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when machine encounter this message “switching to clocksource tlc” machine freeze [duplicate]

i started all the services in PXEBOOT Server ( dhcp, tftp and nfs services ). When i start the client machine, in the black screen some messages are running while it encounter this message ...
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Booting takes time because of switching to clocksourse tsc [duplicate]

Actually i am working on Pxeboot server. While starting Pxeboot client, it struck on "switching to clocksourse tsc". It takes 10 to 15seconds to boot the client. Actually i want to boot within a ...
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x.265 in ffmpeg

Today I found out that x265 is already present in ffmpeg so I compiled ffmpeg with this guide Sadly libx265 did not work on ubuntu, however on windows I tired the same thing with zeranoe ffmpeg ...
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ubuntu source code, for what?

I found this link which contains Ubuntu 12.04 source code. It's about 3 DVDs and sizing 10GB. I have downloaded all DVDs but I didn't find any installers in it. I wonder if there is a way I can make ...
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I currently installed GROMACS 4.6.5 and everytime I open new terminal I need to source

everytime I open new terminal to use gromacs I need to source /usr/local/gromacs/bin/GMXRC before it works. What should I do to fix this? thanks! I'm using UBUNTU 13.10 and I installed GROMACS ...
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.sources list missing

So earlier today I was at http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-install-skype-in-ubuntu-12-04precise.html trying to figure out how to install skype. I entered the first code: sudo apt-add-repository "deb ...
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Get source code for copy/paste [closed]

Every operation performed by operating system have a source code. So for coping operation there should be source code. So I need a file's name having source code for copy operation.So I can add some ...
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I want to have a source of the latest kernel to download it on ubuntu 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS , and I want to download the latest Linux Headers from Synaptic .. but I NEED a source ..
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BASH_VERSION not set and .bashrc not sourced in the interactive shell

I created a new user by executing sudo useradd -m harry When I try to substitute the user by "su - harry" then everything I can see is a "$" (dollar) sign, the autocompletion isn't working and the ...
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PLUG software confusion

I have a fender Mustang II amp that has a Linux version of the Fuse softare,called PLUG. The instructions tell me to type two commands into the source directory. I cant find that anywhere. Is there ...
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Kismet config edit on ubuntu 13.04

I am having issue running kismet, I installed it and my wireless adapter for my laptop, could you please assist how should i configure. whenever I start kismet I get ( connection refused error). Thank ...
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Is it possible to make “apt-get source -b” use all cores to compile?

I am using apt-get source -b to compile some packages but my system has 4 cores and only 1 is used if I run htop. Is it possible to force apt-get source to do something like "make -j4" and if yes, ...
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Clipboard manager saving source of clip?

I have seen examples of clip-board managers in this forum and elsewhere too. However, I am not sure, if they offer a facility to save the source of the clip as well. For example, I may be reading a ...
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Installing with source and package

I recently installed mysql and apache from source, and php using apt-get. I wanted to install php with source, so I removed php package but accidentally removed packages named "mysql-common ...
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Does ubuntu auto choice the most speed sources list to download?

I write different server URL in my /etc/apt/sources.list file eg: deb http://debian.ustc.edu.cn/ubuntu/ quantal main multiverse restricted universe deb http://debian.ustc.edu.cn/ubuntu/ ...
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What are the tools and workflows to inspect and tweak GUI applications?

I came to Ubuntu for it's openness and now I feel for little practical experimenting in the realms of the current GUI. Concretely I'd like to make some little changes to the Dash behaviour (single ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 : Uninstall boost installed from source

I installed boost 1.54 libraries on ubuntu 12.04, and it seems to conflict with my installation of libboost-all-dev, so i want to uninstall boost 1.54 libraries completely. How to uninstall the one ...
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How can i build Ubiquity 2.14.8 from source?

when i try dpkg-buildpackage -rfakeroot , i always get this : IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/home/inferno/.cache/g-ir-scanner/0c8dcaa7ab6bbaf96e9cb2e0f57c58bef57fb3ac' make[4]: *** ...
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How do I prevent apt-get from upgrading packages built from source? [duplicate]

I have a package installed (xcp-xapi) which is prone to a bug. The fix is very simple (only a couple of lines in the code) so what I do is the following: apt-get source xcp-xapi Then I find the ...
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Where is the banshee folder? [duplicate]

I'd like to take a look to the source code but I can't find the right folder. No the folder in the home directory, the one where the source and configuration is stored, a cd banshee isn’t going to ...
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Where do I download the source code to Unity Next?

http://unity.ubuntu.com/getinvolved/development/unitynext/ When following the instructions of this page, to download source, my ~/unity/unity-next becomes a branch, but the folder is empty. How can I ...
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Installing Python2.7 from source?

I am trying to build python 2.7 from source. I have gotten past the Unicode error and have gotten a different one. It was saying a module couldn't be found (specifically zlib). So I googled and said ...
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./configure command no longer available

when installing apache, mysql, php from source ./configure does not a command anymore. What is the replacement for ./configure on ubuntu 13.10?
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bash script source: No such file or directory

I have a script that begin like this #!/bin/bash VALKYRIE=~/myProjects/valkyrie source $VALKYRIE/cluster.conf but when I run it it returns line 2: ~/myProjects/valkyrie/cluster.conf: No such file ...
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12.04: I installed python 3.3 and now I can install or remove anything

I downloaded the lastest python 3 source, built it and installed it along side 2.7. These are the commands I used to build and install it: ./configure make make test sudo checkinstall -D make ...
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linux-source-3.5.0 for ubuntu 12.04.2?

I have Ubuntu 12.04.2 with kernel 3.5.0 and need to recompile some modules, but i`m getting hard to find the correct sources. apt-get only has sources for 3.2.0? Where i can get the correct sources ...
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How bad are duplicate entries in sources.list? [duplicate]

What is sources.list? Is it like 'registry?' How important is it it to keep it 'clean?' When I did sudo apt-get update the last lines to display were these: W: Duplicate sources.list entry ...
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No such file or directory; not a dynamic executable

I'm trying to source a "*.login" file before I start a program in ubuntu 11.10, but I keep getting the No such file or directory response. The program is 32 bit and so is my version of Ubuntu so I ...
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Problem sourcing variables inside Upstart

I'm trying to use the variables defined in /etc/environment in an upstart script running on 12.04. I'm able to export the variable to the child process but for some reason I not able to use them in ...
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Linux Source Problem

I am trying to install Dahdi on my newly installed machine, when I do a make install on the latest version, I get error: You do not appear to have the sources for the 3.5.0-25-generic kernel ...
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Which settings for re-compiling libav-tools?

Which settings is Ubuntu's package libav-tools compiled with? I want to re-compile libav-tools (even better: the whole libav) without adding or removing its features.
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How to install a program from a .tar.gz [duplicate]

I already extracted the file and when I drag the file to the terminal this is the directory I get " '/home/ali/Downloads/Stencyl-2.1.0 ". Now can someone give me exact instructions for this ...
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Can't open “ubuntu software center”, “software updater”, “software sources”, “language support” Malformed line 56 in source list

I get the following error: Could not initialize the package information An unresolvable problem occurred while initializing the package information. Please report this bug against the ...
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How to download sources for sudo?

I would like to get the sources for sudo and I found out that I am suppose to use sudo apt-get source sudo, but then it says it does not find any sources (even though i have told the Software Manager ...
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Duplicate source.list entry for Chrome [duplicate]

When ever i am updating using apt-get update or via Synaptic, there will be some errors. Can any one help me to solve the issue? I Google about it a lot, but didn't succeed. Errors are given below: ...
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Problem with Software Sources: Always performs an update instead of opening

I cannot access Software Sources. Clicking it from the dash just doesn't show anything. Clicking it from the Ubuntu Software Center shows the Progress tab and remains busy briefly, but then when it's ...
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Ubuntu One & Ubuntu Service Center both crash when opening

Following an unsuccessful download of some sort of Adobe for Ubuntu software, I get error messages Ubuntu Service Center closed unexpectedly and could not determine the package or the package source ...
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How do I extract this source tarball? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What command do I need to unzip/extract a .tar.gz file? I have a source tarball: ap-kernelmodule-1.0.14-13.tar.gz What specific commands should I issue to extract it? ...
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How can I modify the kernel when I already have Ubuntu running on my machine?

Sorry if this is an extremely stupid question, but I'm brand new to Linux and I'd like to try to figure out how to modify my own system. From what little I know so far about Linux, I would imagine ...
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Is there an easy way to automatically patch ubuntu sources as they become available and upload to a PPA?

I'm looking for a tool to do the following: Automatically detect updates to a set of source packages (specifically gtk+2 and gtk+3) download the source package apply my own custom patches to the ...
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Where to get Aegisub?

Where can I get new Aegisub? Ubuntu reps have only 2.1.9 which is VERY buggy (it doesn't support cyrillic lower case, it's unaceptable for me). I found only source, but I'm not sure, that I can do ...
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error message when opening synaptic source list line 57

it seems there is a problem in my source list which I cant find; everytime I try to open synaptic this error appears: E: Malformed line 57 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list (dist parse) E: The ...
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Strange error when trying to update my system [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix the GPG error “NO_PUBKEY”? I try to do sudo apt-get update and I get the following error message: W: GPG error: http://www.openprinting.org lsb3.2 ...