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Unable to download the source code of linux that I am running

On my machine: root@zaidi:/home/uzair# uname -r 3.13.0-35-generic Also: root@zaidi:/usr/src# ls linux-headers-3.11.0-15 linux-headers-3.11.0-23-generic linux-headers-3.11.0-15-generic ...
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Difference between these two methods of downloading linux source code

System info: root@zaidi:/home/uzair# uname -a Linux zaidi 3.11.0-26-generic #45~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 15 04:04:35 UTC 2014 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux I am trying to write a simple device ...
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How is entropy gathered for /dev/random in Precise

With a standard install of Ubuntu 12.04 how is the entropy for /dev/random gathered. Is the install smart enough set up any hardware generation available, will it use user based sources like keyboard ...
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Fetching the kernel source code using git

I am having Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my PC. heena@heena:~$ uname -r 3.8.0-29-generic Also heena@heena:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: ...
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top source code compilation error

I have downloaded the top source code from the following location. http://sourceforge.net/projects/unixtop/?source=dlp After extracting the code, i run the following command: ./configure make cc ...
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Anyone know of any OpenGL apps in Ubuntu 12.04?

im trying to find some apps in ubuntu that use opengl mostly. so i can read and learn from the source code. i know of Blender, but i looking for a smaller program. google just give me installation of ...
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Where is the source code for Alternate CD installer?

AFAIU debian-installer currently contains only documentation, where is the actual code for the Alternate CD installer?
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Source code for Layout Based Switcher in KDE?

I want to take a look at the source code for the Layout Based Switcher. I know how to use apt-get source <packagename> to pull source, my problem is kde has an awful lot of packages, and I'm not ...
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How Do I Customize the “cryptroot” Script?

I have a system where all the partitions (/, /home, and swap) are encrypted except for /boot. /boot resides in an external device which also contains a set of encrypted key files used to automatically ...
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How to delete all source codes and packages I have downloaded

I've got a question regarding how to delete all source codes that I've downloaded. I think it just consumes a lot of space without any benefit yet! Thanks in advance :)