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Problem resolving many of the Web Pages

I am presently running Ubuntu 12.04 and using Chrome/Firefox along with OpenDNS (have tried Google Public DNS as well as DNS of my ISP). Suddenly, a lot of websites that I visit frequently don't ...
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3answers
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Embed Ubuntu font on any web page

Considering licences like: http://font.ubuntu.com/ufl/FAQ.html how can I use Ubuntu font family on any website without making user to install it? Any chance of using it with tools like: ...
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Accessing IE only sites

Still there are companies who believe Windows is the only OS and IE is the only browser around. This prompts them to make sites which can be accessed only in IE. Though I have dual-boot system I boot ...
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Web Server Best Practices: Directory Structure & Security

I would like to utilize Ubuntu server as web server, but I want to make sure I follow best practices for setting things up. I want to ensure I set the directory up in the best location and understand ...
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How to block websites temporarily?

is there any way to temporarily block websites in Ubuntu 11.10? For example let's say ... Facebook (or any other website) is just available from 8pm or just for five minutes within two hours or ...
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2answers
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Is there a website to check all media codecs?

i've installed ubuntu on the notebook of my sister and want to make sure that all media codecs work, so that she can surf on the internet and download media and everything will work. with media ...
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Unable to view text on OMG! Ubuntu! website in Firefox 7 [closed]

I am unable to view any text on the OMG! Ubuntu! website. I am using Firefox 7 on Oneiric. I also have all the latest updates installed. I am using NoScript, if that matters. As you can see from the ...
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How can I watch the current connections on my Apache webserver?

I am hosting quite a lot of virtual hosts using Apache in a basic LAMP set up with the help of Webmin/Virtualmin. I am looking for a top-like tool in which I can monitor current connections. The ...
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How to create website shortcuts on the desktop / in a folder using Chrome?

Help with something really basic, which I am unable to figure out. In Windows creating a shortcut (link) for a website is as easy as dragging-and-dropping the favicon/address bar to the desktop or a ...
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How to setup a machine to host my websites to the world - with my own url?

I have been playing around with my blog, alot. I have couple of old computers laying around i want to put to use. I was wondering if there is a way to setup a server, then will be linked to a url ...
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How can I watch the NBC Olympics 2012 (USA)?

I cannot log in to the nbcolympics.com (USA) site on Ubuntu. (I have tried on two computers, with Chromium and Firefox on each.) I choose "Click here to get started", then the site asks for my cable ...
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4answers
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How to findout web history in ubuntu?

I have gifted my 15yrs son a Dell laptop in which Ubuntu 10.10 has pre installed, wanna trace what whether he is using the net in proper way or not. Please suggest me how to findout what he browsing ...
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For a newbie, what software/ IDE is best to build a website? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Basic Web Development IDE/Editor like Dreamweaver? What software would you recommend for a newbie (not much experience in HTML code) to develop websites? It would be ...
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1answer
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The nice sliding, multilayer Ubuntu webpage [closed]

Probably my question may seem frivolous, but it's important for me. Can somebody recognize the webpage that is described below? A very nice Ubuntu webpage appeared few months ago. It was a one big ...
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1answer
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Where is the source code to the “Ubuntu Apps Directory”?

i want to make an web based offline package installer that combine Ubuntu Apps Directory, Apt Web, and some automated installer script Does anyone know where can i find Ubuntu Apps Directory source ...
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2answers
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What sites offer installing Ubuntu packages with apturl

Are there any sites that offer installing ubuntu packages through apturl. The only one I know for now is http://appnr.com/ but what others exists with a similar way of installing packages.
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1answer
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Not able to view a website in ubuntu?

I am not able to view a particular website in ubuntu where as the same is getting viewed in windows. Can anyone suggest or provide me a fix to solve this issue?? Website which is not getting viewed ...
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1answer
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I've installed Ubuntu 10.04 LAMP server. Where do I best create folders to put my websites?

I've installed Ubuntu 10.04 LAMP server. The only (in addition to all the standard technical users created by installation) user is "administrator" (should I create more?). I doubt it is correct to ...
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How do I install and use Apache?

I have downloaded ubuntu Desktop. I want to create a web server to host Test Web Sites to show my potential clients. Any suggestions, tips, or good direction for me? My plan is to download Apache and ...
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1answer
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What software needed to view this website?

I have installed OpenJDK on my 12.04. I wonder what software is needed to view a virtual tour of an apartment: http://www.realestatedimensions.com/VirtualTours/WymanTowers/? Thanks!
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1answer
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Is there database of Linux compatible hardware?

I want to know if there is a centralised community site where all Hardware is listed in terms of compatability with Linux. Something like AppDB for Wine.
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1answer
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Ubuntu design website duplication [closed]

Why Ubuntu maintaining two website for the same purpose. One is http://design.ubuntu.com and another one is http://design.canonical.com.
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1answer
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Equivalent of http://packages.ubuntu.com for partner, security and extras repositories

http://packages.ubuntu.com is an amazing website for finding information about packages. I can see how a given package evolved in each release, can compare differences (from Maverick to Precise, for ...
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1answer
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Need to write a script that will jailkit a user and give them access to a particular website directory

I have a ubuntu 12.04 app server hosting a few websites. We need to give access to the developer to only be able upload files to one of the websites. I have installed Jailkit but can't seem to find ...
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1answer
335 views

Chromium is having difficulties in showing some web pages

I'm experiencing some problems using Chromium on Ubuntu : while Firefox works perfectly, Chromium will... Behave strangely, not being able to use the features provided by some websites like Facebook, ...
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1answer
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Using Firefox's 3D view, how do I scroll down the page?

I'd like to scroll down while using Firefox's 3D view to inspect web pages. I want to see a flat view of the footer like shown here for the top of the page: The best I can do is to scroll way out, ...
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3answers
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A browser that supports css3 3d transforms?

I am doing web development on a Ubuntu machine (Lubuntu 10.10 more specifically), and wondered if there is a browser that I can install (in the repositories or otherwise) that has decent support for ...
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1answer
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Generate a proper 404 page for blocked sites via /etc/hosts instead of redirect to localhost

I have blocked some websites by editing /etc/hosts and adding several newline-entries in the following manner: 0.0.0.0 www.domain.com And it works. The only thing is: when a website is visited which ...
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2answers
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How to block all but one or two websites without browser extensions? [duplicate]

I want to block all, but one or two websites. This question is therefore relatively close to, but different from the following Parental controls with different settings for different users ...
2
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1answer
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Script that opens webpage and records it as cron job

I need and have to create a script that takes webpage address and time in seconds as arguments. It records whatever is shown on the webpage - i.e. JavaScript and HTML content (Flash not required). ...
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3answers
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Flash/SWF Editor For Ubuntu 12.10

First, thank you in advance for any help that you can give a recent transplant from Windows to Ubuntu. I have a question that I have been seeking the answer too but I draw a blank at every turn. I ...
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1answer
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Which Open Source Tool can I use to create a website tree diagram using Ubuntu?

Which Open Source Tool can I use to create a website tree diagram using Ubuntu ? I was looking in Dia but it is not that simple. Something like this would be good : Thanks.
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Github and many other website not loading

Recently I installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my desktop. After that, most of the websites don't load in Firefox or Chrome either. I tried to ping those websites with Terminal but ping is fine with Terminal ...
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0answers
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How to use Ubuntu SSO on Joomla website?

I'm making a joomla website and I need to use Ubuntu SSO to allow users to login through it, I actually can't find any sort of extension to do so. Thanks.
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Recommended website for Ubuntu users? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: List of blogs to learn more about Ubuntu hello!! anyone know, what's recommended website for ubuntu user? such as tutorial, tips, trick, etc :D thanks...
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Easily make website without coding [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Basic Web Development IDE/Editor like Dreamweaver? I know Windows has some create programs to make websites attractive websites without coding. Can anyone recommend to ...
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1answer
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How To Block Websites in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have added a site in my hosts file but its not working, please view the pics. My Hosts file 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.1.1 Ubuntu.local Ubuntu 127.0.0.1 dailymotion.com ...
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How do I block websites for several PCs via wireless router?

Our household has 3 PC/laptops connected via wireless router (d-link 600). Is there a way to ban websites to all of the PCs connected to the wireless router by using my laptop? D-link's filter website ...
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Download Streaming Video

I want to download any streaming video from websites.I already know that there are add-ons in firefox for youtube streaming video download.Please tell me how to download any streaming video from news ...
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Is there anything free on ubuntu that is similar to Dreamweaver? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Basic Web Development IDE/Editor like Dreamweaver? I would like to build a website.......I need something that has more or less pre-built designs (buttons, menu ...
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3answers
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SelfControl-like filtering

Is there a way to filter site categories for Ubuntu 11.04 just like SelfControl so that I won't be able to pass them i.e, gain access to them by turning something off (for unlimited time)?
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How to use the latest version of flash on Ubuntu?

We have all read about Adobe's decision to not care about linux users. I have several video websites (things like tf1.fr and m6replay.fr that require an updated version of flash. I guess this is so ...
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1answer
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failed to start apache2 gracefully

Here is a new installation of apache2 on a Ubuntu 12.04 machine (home user) I am trying to start the service apache2 after creating a file in sites-available directory and enabling the website I am ...
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2answers
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FTP Changes file permisions

I am trying to make changes to my website over ftp but when I save any files it changes the permissions and owner to my username. I can edit files in the same folder trough samba without changing the ...
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1answer
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Website for finding archived .desktop launchers?

As many of you can relate, updates to 12.04 took away certain launchers from the dash menu. Some of which that I used constantly were "Shut Down", "Restart", "Log Off", and "Software Sources". ...
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1answer
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Web Page security [closed]

How can I prevent a user from seeing the port ID information within a page. What is the easiest way within Ubuntu LAMP (apache2) to not display sensitive port info with a "view source" browser ...
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1answer
225 views

Firefox multi-core when opening a list of bookmarks?

Is there a way to configure Firefox to use all available cores when opening a list of bookmarks? For example, if I open a list of 10 bookmarks in one go, I would like Firefox to use all 4 cores ...
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1answer
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How to connect to homepage after creating it with a python webframework (hyde) from an other machine in the same network?

I created a website on a server with hyde. After installing hyde on a Ubuntu machine, I followed these steps: Temrinal: $ hyde -s /path/to/mysite create $ cd /path/to/mysite $ hyde gen $ hyde serve ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Zebra TLP 2844 print problem

I am begginer on ubuntu also linux. My company moved from microsoft to ubuntu but i have printing problem.I have zebra TLP 2844 with usb connection (usb cable 10mt) I can print test page, excel, ...
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web page loading problem

I use Firefox in UBUNTU 12.04 for connecting to internet. Some of the web pages (randomly) load normally at some times and does not load at all at other times. (There is no problem in the web page as ...