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After upgrading from 13.04 to to 13.10 it still says upgrade available

I've upgraded from 13.04 to 13.10 (twice!) and when I log in, it still says New release '13.10' available. Run 'do-release-upgrade' to upgrade to it. I ran do-release-upgrade (twice, now)... ...
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Apt-get crashes with : relocation error: libapt-pkg.so.4.12

After running a simple upgrade I get a crash each time I try to use apt-get. Any command crashes with the same error message : legaliz_me:~$ sudo apt-get apt-get: relocation error: ...
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Any command line calculator for Ubuntu?

I am looking for a Calculator which can do calculations in the terminal itself without any other extra prefixes and suffixes. For example: If I typed something like 10000-9000 in the terminal, the ...
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1answer
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installed libopencv results in blackscreen after login

I am new to Ubuntu and set it up a few days ago. Now I wanted to install OpenCV since I need this for university matters. After turning off my pc I was able to log in but afterwards just a black ...
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What are the ethics of having a company “sponsor” a loco team event?

I've got a LoCo event coming up, and a local company (that uses and loves Ubuntu) has approached me (since I'm the organizer) with the following proposal: They'd like to "sponsor" the event - bring ...
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When will UDS sponsorship final list be announced?

UDS-O is being held at Budapest, Hungary and the sponsorships are open which closes on 28th of March. My question is when will the final list be announced? Will there be more than one month period ...
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1answer
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How to add package source to ubuntu package list [duplicate]

I develop a new open source named EasyCwmp and I want to add it to ubuntu packages list. how to proceed ?
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Ubuntu on Virtual Machine

When I was trying Ubuntu 12.04.1 from virtual box I could access files and folders on the local drives of the host computer without any difficulty at all. But when I installed Ubuntu 12.04.1 none of ...
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1answer
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mumble-server i386 depends on libqt4-core and libssl0.9.8

I am trying to use apt-get and i get this error. It also doesnt allow me to install devs. root@ubuntu:~# sudo apt-get install mumble Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Atheros AR9485 wireless card doesn't work in an ASUS K53E

I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 32-bit version in dual boot mode on an ASUS K53. Every thing seems to work fine except for the wireless. The wireless works on Windows 7. Ubuntu finds the wireless card, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS no network manager after installing

I have downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for the first time and cannot get connection to the internet as the network manager has not been installed. (32 bit laptop) I have tried several options including ...
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1answer
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How can I remove GNOME shell(desktop environment) but remain Unity?

I am current using Ubuntu 13.10 dist and I'm very happy to use Unity than Gnome shell. Now I would like to remove gnome shell completely and install Cinnamon desktop(I just want Unity and Cinammon in ...
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ap-hotspot cannot connect to android devices

I created a hotspot using ap-hotspot in my ubuntu 12.10. The created hotspot shows in my android phone but it get stucks in obtaining IP address.. How can I add an IP address?
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Is it possible now to add a keyboard language to Ubuntu 13.10?

I updated from 13.04 four days ago. I had English language and Spanish language keyboard options with 13.04. I lost the Spanish option after updating to 13.10. I tried to add Chinese and Spanish to ...
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1answer
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How to run Celtx without gksudo

I use the screenwriting software Celtx on Ubuntu 12.04. It runs fine, except that I have to use the software regularly, and it asks me to enter the password every time I want to use it. I changed the ...
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1answer
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How do I obtain log info from the installer?

I have prepared a PXE-preseed-netinstall configuration for a cluster I am setting up. On all nodes, the install process works perfectly. But I have one node for which the installer freeze when ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 gparted in loop searching a HD

I just updated my Ubuntu to 13.10. When I start gparted it searches all partitions of /dev/sda, then begins to search /dev/sdb, but never finishes... The interface continues completelly disabled... ...
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Close, Maximize and Minimize buttons stop working

This is a strange thing, but the buttons to close, maximize and minimize a program stop working; they're there but don't function. This is after I have clicked into the program and begin using it. ...
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Mouse and keyboard input stutter 13.10 only on AC power

I'm using 13.10 on an ASUS nb550jv. After resuming from suspend today, the mouse and keyboard stutter and freeze. I move the mouse around and it's extremely choppy. If I'm typing, suddenly characters ...
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Stuck on render ring in fullscreen when having used `xrendr -o right`

At work I am supposed to get a Java application running in fullscreen on a big-screen tv. This TV is connected to a Intel Nuc device, which is running Lubuntu 13.10. This TV is hanging on the wall ...
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1answer
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Can't remove redirect malware on firefox

I researched and found: mypageresults.com is tabbed as a redirect virus that always slips into computer without user's approval. I can't remove it.I deleted all files of firefox.I removed firefox ...
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How to unhide application crash reports in lubuntu?

I had lxappearance crash a few times when trying to install icon themes as described here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lxappearance/+bug/952997 The first few times there was crash ...
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Ubuntu recovery mode automatic login

Because my ubuntu switches automatically to recovery-mode login, I run (once in the recovery mode): sudo gdm When I input my password I get this error message: failed to load session "ubuntu" How ...
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(Re)mount all network drives from fstab

From Gentoo, I remember a separate /etc/init.d entry for mounting network drives (i.e., separate from local drives). In Ubuntu, there is umountnfs.sh, which is used during shutdown (in order to ...
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How do I get my Lexmark Z517 printer working?

Tried the following: I plug in the USB cable, then try to add it. It is seen as Lexmark 510 (924426000000000) I am then asked to pick one of Downloadable Drivers, or Postscript-Lexmark, or Local ...
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Customizing ubiquity

I would like to create changes to the Ubiquity installer, like for example turning off the Try Ubuntu option and so on. I downloaded the source code and I am going through it but it is very hard to ...
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1answer
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Can not ssh to my VM created using openstack from out of openstack server?

I have installed opensatck using devstack on one server[nova, horizon, neutron] which has 1 network card and I trying to associate floating ip to VMs but not able to access it with its public ip from ...
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0answers
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multiarch for armhf in Ubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

Can anyone guide me on how to set up my x86_64 Ubuntu 13.10 for building armhf libraries and executables ? I have already installed g++-4.8-arm-linux-gnueabihf, gcc-4.8-arm-linux-gnueabihf and ...
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1answer
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Will there be armel images for 14.04?

Looking at this page, it looks like armel arch will not be provided for 14.04. I'd that the case? Why so and when did this happen? As a sidenote, I run armel 12.04 on my embedded systems, and haven't ...
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Can anyone tell me what the key shortcut is in Ubuntu 14.04 to activate/use scale/expo?

I am wondering if the keyshortcuts change in ubuntu 14.04...and wondering what they will be for scale and expo. Any ideas?
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Is it possible to maximize windows vertically in Gnome 3 by click on the top border?

I would like to maximize windows vertically by clicking on the horizontal boarder like in Windows. Is there a way to get this behavior in Gnome Shell? Thanks in Advance
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1answer
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Is there a good reason to have separate /home and data partitions?

I want to make the switch from W7/Ubuntu dual boot to (K)Ubuntu as my only OS when 14.04 is released, but I'm unsure about how to partition my HDD. The general consensus for a good desktop PC ...
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constantly check if the virtualbox is started or still booting up from a script

I am writing a shell script to start a virtualbox (ubuntu). After the command I want to put a for loop to keep checking the status of virtualbox and the script comes out of the loop only after the ...
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1answer
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Dropbox Fails To Start With “VerificationError: importing pylinux…”

Dropbox Fails To Start With "VerificationError: importing pylinux..." . It seems that some recent Python update breaks Dropbox, resulting in the following error: Starting Dropbox...Traceback (most ...
2
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2answers
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Source code formatter/indenter

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I do not have any root or sudo privileges as this is a company machine. Is there, in a normal installation of Ubuntu 12.04, any terminal program that I can use to turn ugly ...
2
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1answer
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How to start a service living on a Windows partition

I am developing a service on my Windows 7 / Ubuntu 13.04 dual boot machine. My service lives on an NTFS partition. It is written in Java and should work on both platforms. Just to make things clear, ...
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What Is A Specific Graphic Card For My Ubuntu 12.04 System!

Hello Ubuntu Linux Community! My question, I am looking too install a graphic's card toward my system! The specifications of my system are, 64 bit, Dell 570, AMD Sempron Processor! The problem that ...
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1answer
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SSH tunneling over SSL

On one of my systems there is a firewall forbidding any outgoing unless http(s)... Some users have to ssh but they can't.I tried first to run ssh on port 443 but with no success. I googled it and ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 on Amilo LA1703 after istalling graphics doesn't start?

The installation process pass normal, and after restarting the graphic doesn't start. It appears message "The system is running in low-graphics mode" maybe is something connected with the chipset on ...
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Curious about ubuntu phone [duplicate]

Hello there i have an huawei y220 phone,i wanted to know if its possible to change my android OS to ubuntu OS in my phone. If it is possible to change it ,could someone send me instructions/a way to ...
2
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1answer
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How to know my dynamic ip is comming from which DHCP server?

The situation: On my LAN there are more than DHCP servers running and all of them are on the same range. Now I use a machine who got an IP dynamic from a DHCP server. I have to know From which ...
3
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4answers
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Dual boot Windows with Ubuntu 12.10 UEFI

I have recently bought a Lenovo thinkpad edge with Windows 8 preinstalled on it, and I installed Ubuntu 12.10 I mostly followed the instructions under 'General instructions' here: ...
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1answer
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desktop wallpaper changer

After updating to ubuntu 13-10 on both my Dell inspiron desktop as well as samsung netbook,the desktop wallpaper changer /appearance settings vanished from my ubuntus.Was the support removed.Although ...
3
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2answers
663 views

Wifi browser login problem

We use a wifi network at my school in which you must login with your student account in the web brower. When I boot my laptop with Windows 7, it redirects me automatically to the login page. But if ...
3
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3answers
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How to create a service on Ubuntu (LTS 12.04)

I have a Java executable program that I can run by typing java -jar abc.jar in terminal. How can I run it as a service? I want to run it as a service like by typing service abc start.
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1answer
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Will Trusty/14.04 Installation Media come without Ubuntu One?

As Ubuntu One has been shut down now, and the current build of 14.04 'Trusty' still comes with Ubuntu One (and U1 Music, etc with it): Would Ubuntu One come with the final release as well? Please ...
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How can I see in Lubuntu what RAM modules I have?

I have the latest Lubuntu installed on a laptop. How can I see how many RAM modules I have installed, and what type of RAM modules they are, without physically opening the laptop itself? I can see ...
0
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1answer
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Cant install xampp (Syntax error : Unterminated quoted string)

Sorry for my english i did those steps 1) Dowmload de file : xampp-linux-x64-1.8.3-2-installer.run 2) Open terminal... JonasJhy@Ububtu:~/Downloads$ 3) Write this ...
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1answer
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How to play DM2 videos on Ubuntu?

I'm having problems on trying play ".dm2" videos on Ubuntu 13.10. The only player that opens this files was SMPlayer, but without image and the sound is a mess... Any ideas ?!
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Lubuntu remembers secure WiFi connection login credentials

At our school, students log on to their Internet accounts as follows: Student A logs on to the Internet account by logging onto the school's secure WiFi connection with his login name and password. ...

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