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FCOE Interface Connectivity Issue

We are trying to initialize FCOE interface for EMC SAN (vnx7600) Connectivity using open FCOE utilis on Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS with Broadcom (brcm 10gbe 4p 57840s-kbndc) network card. But we are able to ...
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8GB RAM is fullfilled, addressed /tmp /var/log into RAM

Ok, so I have 8GB memory and 30GB msata storage + some external drives... 30GB for ubuntu, no SWAP partition, only main / Updated fstab to store /tmp and /var/log into RAM and Firefox caching into ...
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Recommended storage scheme for home server? (LVM/JBOD/RAID 5…)

Are there any guidelines for which storage scheme(s) makes most sense for a multiple-disk home server? I am assuming a separate boot/OS disk (so bootability is not a concern, this is for data storage ...
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How much space do easter eggs take? [closed]

I know there are some easter eggs in Ubuntu. Easter eggs in Ubuntu I was just wondering how much space do they take?
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Is there a Gmail Drive?

is there the gdrive in ubuntu? like windows have. Or similar
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Can't access any storage devices on 12.10

Hi I've just started using Ubuntu 12.10 (today!) my first time with any non-windows OS. I wanted to retrieve some files after windows stopped working. I boot Ubuntu from a USB and it seems to work ...
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Storage seems to be filling up by itself in 14.04

My hard drive appears to be filling itself up by itself. Every time I delete files, it immediately fills up. I do not have back up enabled either. I don't even download much. I mostly stream. The only ...
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Storage almost full for 14.10

I recently wiped my computer to have 14.10 as my only OS. It has 160 GB of storage. That was a month ago. Now, I keep getting prompts that the storage is almost full. And when I look it says I only ...
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share a disk to multiple host while maintaining data consistency

I have multiple hosts which will have disks (filesystem to be created on it and mounted) coming through backend storage. 1> One way of doing this can be - Map disk to one Host A, and export same ...
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Partioning drive containing OS with media

I currently have a drive containing a partition with windows installed. The problem is that inside this partition I have all of my media (music, books, etc). I want to install Ubuntu on the same ...
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Why is my external USB hard drive sometimes completely inaccessible?

I have an external USB hard drive, consisting of an 1 TB SATA drive in a Rosewill RX35-AT-SU SLV Aluminum 3.5" Silver USB 2.0 External Enclosure, plugged into my SONY VAIO VGN-NS310F laptop. It is ...
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How do I add an environment variable on the Swift All In One installation in Ubuntu?

How do I add an environment variable on the Swift All In One installation in Ubuntu? The command in step 5. of the linked webpage under the heading Setting up scripts for running Swift after where it ...
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mount.ecryptfs_private ALIAS feature

Situation: I have my $home on a hard drive which is full, bought a new one and about to use it. Gparted did it's thing and what I'd like to do is mounting this new drive (/dev/sdb1) as $home/newdrive. ...
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failed build dependencies during rpmbuild --rebuild

I am trying to install a driver for our IBM System Storage TS2900 Tape Autoloader. I have downloaded a driver lin_tape-2.2.0-1.src.rpm from IBM support site. By following the installation instruction, ...
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can't locate storage. dual boot system

I am new to ubuntu. I am dual booting my system w/ windows 8. I have the os on a ssd I have 4 1 terabyte hhd for storage. they are set up in windows under a storage pool. when I am ubuntu the drives ...
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Sd card bigger than 2gb is not recognized in ubuntu 12.04

When I insert a card up to 2gb it is immediately seen by the system but if try it with bigger one it's not seen. I presume the issue is not due to the card reader itself as it reads all cards under ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 will not boot error “Screen,Graphics Card and Input Device could not be correctly detected”

Problem occurred whilst trying complete system bacup. Suspect not enough disk space. How to access system to remove saved backup disk?.
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Swift Through Horizon

Deployed a single node swift, i.e., containing both swift-proxy and swift-storage charms, in a multi-node openstack environment. Here is my config file: swift-proxy: zone-assignment: 'manual' ...
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What kernels & packages do I un-install?

Okay, my wife's computer is apparently running out of space on /boot and from what I can tell in similar questions, it's related to unused kernels (which makes no sense, considering it's a fresh ...
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Ubuntu claims its out of space? [duplicate]

When my wife starts her computer, she is told (after logging-in): The volume "boot" has only 0 bytes disk space remaining. You can free up disk space by removing unused programs or files, or by moving ...
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System runs out of space, space returns after restart

I have no many details except this - After a while my system is using more than 80% of the file system but after the restart it returns to usage of 9%. I have no idea why it happens and therefore I ...
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Change installation path / move programs

I am using a 120GB SSD and a 1TB HDD. I created Ubuntu (home directory, etc.) on the SSD and stored some data (music, photos) on the HDD. Sadly the SSD is now full because of my games and programs. I ...
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I want to disable USB storage but usb mouse keyboard and datacard should work in any version of ubuntu

I want to disable USB storage but usb mouse keyboard and datacard should work in any version of ubuntu like ubuntu 12.04 or ubuntu 13.10 Thanks & Regards Rohit
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How do I mount an SD card?

My computer has an SD card slot. When I put a working SD card into the slot, nothing happens. When I put a CD or DVD in, or plug in a USB drive, the medium is mounted and available. Is there something ...
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Change where basket saves notebooks?

Currently I am trying to use Basket but, I can't find the place where it lets me change where my Baskets are stored. I need to keep them encrypted from prying eyes and want them located in ...
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adobe flash storage settings

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. I want to increase the local storage, but i cannot figure it out on this operating system. I have tried everything that i have researched, i think anyway. When ...
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How to increase storage memory in my system(14.04)(installed alongside Windows 7)?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 7 by selecting 30GB approximately. Now I want to increase storage memory with out affecting both Ubuntu and Windows. I saw this question, but I can't ...
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Whenever I try to download my Ubuntu 1 files, chrome block me.

I received an email regarding the closure of ubuntu1 files I tried using the link to transfer (os is Windows 7 Ultimate) each time I tried I received error message Chrome blocked download, is ...
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Storage Devices Mounting Problem

I'm using Xubuntu 14.04(64bit) and I have two internal hard disk drives installed, few days ago I accidentally ejected one partition. I tried to remount it but it gave me an error. I've already had ...
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btrfs for deduplication and compression at the same time?

I'm thinking about using btrfs functions for both deduplicate and compress my storage... My question is: is it efficient? I mean, does it deduplicate AND compress at the same time efficiently?! I'm ...
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Multipathing issue with Dell Powervault MD3660f

I’m configuring a Dell PV MD3660f storage . Its directly attached to a R320 server (by FC HBA) and the server is running Ubuntu 12.04. For redundancy I have connected two FC HBA with both controllers ...
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Why is it showing so big size of files?

This is the screenshot of the properties of all files except /home: My whole hard disk is of ~320 GB, then how is it so big?
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Mounting disk being used on RAID

I have a server with two 2 TB drives (so 4 TB total capacity). But because of RAID only 2 TB is available for storage. I would like all 4 TBs to be available for storage. This means disabling RAID and ...
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Why do EC2 instances provisioned with Juju no longer include additional storage?

I recently upgraded from Juju 1.18 to 1.18.1, and suddenly my charm to deploy a MapR hadoop cluster stopped working. I traced the problem to the fact that non-root disks are no longer associated with ...
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Why do Ubuntu AMIs only have 8gig on root

I've created an EC2 instance from an Ubuntu AMI but the instance storage is split, with 8gig on the root and the rest mounted at /mnt Why is this? How do I get it all mounted on the root?
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Why is GiB used insteed of GB [closed]

I don't know where to ask this question so I posted it here. I see that in Ubuntu the sign for Gigabytes, Megabyte etc are used as GiB, MiB etc. So my question is: What is the reason for using i ...
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Data storage on ubuntu AWS

My client needs 500 GB data space on cloud (AWS). I had created a ubuntu 12.04 and wonder how do I give my client access to my ubuntu share on AWS? How will my client access it and can they map it as ...
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How do I get Skydrive working?

Does anyone know how to make Skydrive desktop tool work with 12.04?
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Can I access my 2nd Hard Disk?

I've installed Ubuntu over Windows 7 on my laptop, and didn't think about the second hard disk that it had, which I want to use for storage. Now I can't find a way to access it. Is it possible to add ...
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How to manage imported certificates?

I've got a X.509 certificate file (with a .der file extension) of a certificate authority that I want to trust (it's required to connect to my academic network). When I double-click on a .der file I ...
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How can I determine the available amount of disk space when using a charm?

When using juju to deploy a DB, how can I determine the available amount of disk space when using the DB charm? Suppose that I'm using EC2 (or anywhere else) to deploy a PostgreSQL/MySQL/WhateverDB ...
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How to add more storage to Ubuntu server 12.04 for my website?

My main hard drive is being used both as the installation and for my website is there a way Ubuntu can use the second hard drive for my website ? do I have to copy my website to the new drive ? if yes ...
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SFTP (SSH) mount check free space

How to see free space on mount over SFTP (SSH) using Nautilus? Now I have to use terminal to ssh to disk server and do df -h. I could make a script to do, but is there any existing option, possible ...
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File sharing with Ubuntu 12.04 Server

I have setup Ubuntu 12.04 Server and am using it as a raid 1 backup for all my photos and files. I would like to set up a web based file server and backup like Google Drive so I can share my files and ...
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Moving home/user directory to another drive?

I'm installing a SSD and to save space I want to move my user folder to another drive, is there a way to do that?
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how can I increase ubuntu storage?

I installed Ubuntu as a secondary OS on my laptop, I assigned 6 GB for it and now its full and I want to increase the storage to 50 GB without reinstalling the OS
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Distributed drive on a mixed OS network

I'm building a Ubuntu home server and I was going to add a NAS to it when I realized the PCs on the network had 6TB of unused storage space so instead I want to combine that space into one virtual ...
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Can I make virtualbox replicate its server to another machine for online redundancy?

I would like to create a Vm server using a hyper-visor and have it replicated to another physical box so that if the main hyper-visor or Vm goes down the second one takes over. Is there a way to do ...
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Swift configuration throws error “unable to create container” when I click on Dashboard to create container

Swift configuration throws error "unable to create container" I get the below error when I try to test from swift Proxy server Account GET failed: 503 Internal Server Error) I have 3 proxy nodes ...
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Make my Ubuntu, use more swap than RAM

So, I have 786 MB RAM with 1.6 GB Swap. I want to increase the usage of swap. In other words, i want my Ubuntu to use more Swap than My RAM. Please Tell me, how to do it