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Forwarding contact via SMS Ubuntu BQ Aquaris 4.5

I have a new Ubuntu Aquaris 4.5. I am looking for a way of forwarding a contact in my address book to another contact via a text message. Can't seem to find a simple way to forward a contact via SMS ...
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Error on apt-get upgrade and install runit package

When I run ap-get upgrade, the following error is occurred: Setting up runit (2.1.1-6.2ubuntu3) ... start: Unknown job: runsvdir dpkg: error processing package runit (--install): subprocess ...
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Enable intel p_state Ubuntu 15.04

How to enable Intel p_state in Ubuntu 15.04?
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how I know if huawei 3G E5225 adapter is enabled into ubuntu 14.04.2 64 bit

Huawei 3G E5220 is not working fast like usual did. $ ifconfig lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:65536 Metric:1 ...
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how to change input language

I want to have the ability to switch between my input languages, but I cant drag and drop the languages in language support, because the languages seem to be greyed out, what should I do?!
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Issues with installing Splashtop Streamer, (Beta)

I'm new to Ubuntu and this forum too, so sorry if I break any posting rules or asking a stupid question. I'm trying to install Splashtop Streamer, on Ubuntu 14.04, However I get the following error ...
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virtio-serial qemu-guest-agent on ubuntu 14.04 failed with failed to create guest agent channel

In openstack juno, i start a ubuntu virtual machine with kvm. I already has modify the vm xml: <channel type='unix'> <source mode='bind' ...
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How do I install xtreme download manager in Ubuntu 14.04

Since ubuntu is very slow to download a file I would like to install xtreme download manager for downloading. Please suggest me a way to install xtreme download manager in Ubuntu 14.04.
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Partition space unavailable

I have a HP laptop with Windows 7. I have just shrank one of my partition (using Ubuntu 15.04) from 1 700 000 to 80 000 and the left space became unavailable, i can't find it nowhere. How can i ...
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Update Manager doesn't work “ImportError: No module named 'codecs'”

Hello, Dear awesome community Each time I try sudo update-manager it returns Fatal Python error: Py_Initialize: Unable to get the locale encoding Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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how to start hbase master using java code in ubuntu

We made a .bat file by using the following code #! /bin/sh /home/burhan/hbase-0.94.15/bin/start-hbase.sh /home/burhan/hbase-0.94.15/bin/hbase shell The above code is run successfully by using the ...
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Correct way to fix missing (wrong/old) dependencies when running apt-get install?

I know there are many variations of this question, but I've browsed different threads and tried everything listed in the answers, but I am still not able to resolve my wrong dependencies. I am on ...
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ubuntu wireless connected but wont load websites - 14.04 LTS x64

I'm a beginner when it comes to linux and i've already read through and tried out everything i have found in countless other threads. So keep in mind that i might have made more problems for myself. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 GTX 970

Okay a guy on a forum told me that its issues installing the drivers for the 970. Can anyone confirm that its doable from additional drivers? Also is the 290 easier to deal with? (except drivers ...
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Crontab on Ubuntu Phone - Scheduling synchronisations

On my Aquaris E4.5 I have successfully configured syncevolution to synchronise my CardDav Contacts and CalDav Calender entries. Now I would like to schedule synchronisations. However, since ...
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CIFS: “permission denied” but (empty) file created?

From /etc/fstab: //fileserver/share /home/share cifs credentials=/etc/smb.credentials 0 0 Share exists and is successfully mounted (by the root process). Writing to the share under Windows works ...
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Why is more than 3GB of RAM not recognised when using amd64?

Why does Ubuntu 10.10 amd64 not addresses more of 3GB ram? Please if somebody knows about that, tell me the solution. My machine is a Toshiba P205-S6287 Intel centrino duo 64 bits procesor and 4GB ...
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Log files (CUPS) grow so fast!

the past few days I faced a strange issue with my computer. I discussed it here: Server logs are filling my hard disk, how do I fix this? Shortly, log files (in cups folder) grow so fast! I did solve ...
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Dell Inspiron 1520 touchpad not working

I just installed Ubuntu on my Dell Inspiron 1520 laptop. The big problem is my touchpad is not working. All functionality is disabled in Ubuntu. How can I recover this?
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My Laptop wont shut down or restart, Help anyone?

I installed Linux Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS (Finnish Remix) on my laptop but now the problem is that Laptop wont shut down or restart normally. Screen just go black but the PC is still on. Here is my Laptop ...
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How to specify a filename while extracting audio using youtube-dl?

I can create an mp3 of a YouTube video with the following command: youtube-dl --extract-audio --audio-format mp3 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtOvBOTyX00 It creates an mp3 with the following ...
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How to download files (rar, zip …) via browser on Ubuntu-Touch

how can i download rar file via native browser in Ubuntu-Touch aquaris e4,5? I get the messages: "Sorry there arent currently any apps installed that can handle this type of content"
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How to persist on a wifi connection after disconnection?

I've got a Ubuntu machine running a software that requires internet. However, sometimes the wifi fails (router reboot for example) and doesn't find the network again, until I manually service ...
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After upgradation Ubuntu mysql server is not started

I have upgraded Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04 mysql server is not working
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14.04: Unable to locate package mesa

sudo apt-get install mesa results in: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package mesa lspci -k | grep VGA -A2 ...
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Touchpad only works after hard reset. HP laptop Ubuntu 14.04.02

I can only get my trackpad to work by shutting down, removing the battery and holding down the power button for 15 seconds. If I do a normal reboot the trackpad no longer works, buttons included. ...
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touchpad not working in ubuntu 14.04 (dual booted pc)

My pc (Toshiba Satellite) is dual booted with Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04. Last week it didn't boot ubuntu and the touchpad stopped working. However I solved the booting problems (It now boots both ...
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Minecraft not Executing

So, I've had Ubuntu for a good 6 months on my HP Chromebook 14. I downloaded and began playing Minecraft immediately with no problem. Then, today I go onto my laptop and open up Ubuntu. I double click ...
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How to setup a local web server to connect from another machine

I would like to setup a local network with one Ubuntu server and multiple clients(Ubuntu desktop). I need to install web server (lamp) in server and all Client machines needs to access the web server ...
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Reset CPU settings

I have made some tweaks with "powertop" and "cpufreq-set" which honestly I do not remember (I know I am stupid). I would like to reset because I made my laptop a bit slower so I can save battery, but ...
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On running an application through wine why exception handling error is occuring

I ran a program by this code wine '/home/user/Hardware/hyperterminal/hypertrm.exe' the program starts but stops in between getting message as Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to ...
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Ubuntu emulator won't boot up on Ubuntu 15.04

I created an Ubuntu emulator using the device creator in the Ubuntu-SDK using the i386 architecture, stable and default password. When I try to run it using the terminal I get the usual output as it ...
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How can I delete some strange squares that appears in my blender?

I had installed blender in my Ubuntu 14.04, but, when I add any figure, it appears some strange black squares. I had installed blender using this comands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:irie/blender ...
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Gnome Metacity, extension how its works?

For any reason that I don't understand the extension installed in Gnome not appear in Gnome Metacity. If I logged in Gnome Metacity and go to https://extensions.gnome.org/ is unavailable to me install ...
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How can I install an older version of Firefox in Ubuntu 14.04?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04, which already has Firefox v31. I want to install an older version of Firefox. How can i do it?
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Xubuntu Firefox h.264 support in HTML5

First of all: yes, I have read related posts. Next to the issue: I ditched Adobe Flash player for HTML5, but I am unable to use H.264 and MSE&H.264 in any version of Firefox (currently Developers ...
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Wayona mini usb WiFi adapter does not work

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and have found that my usb wifi adapter(wayona mini usb) is not working. I am new to Ubuntu, how can i get my usb adapter to working?
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ubuntu server 15.04: remote access mysql

I install the MySQL from the Ubuntu server cd(15.04). When installation is finished, I found that the configure files under /etc/MySQL/, such as my.cnf and MySQL.cnf are all empty. So I want access ...
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A Problem occurred when checking for updates: Ubuntu 15.04

I have used the command sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade
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Cron execution question

Suppose I set up a cron job with anacron, or with crontab -e. Now, what if my machine is switched off at the moment cron should have executed the scheduled job? Would the job be executed as soon my ...
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phpmyadmin problem

Somehow, I manages to install appache2, php5, mySQL server and phpmyadmin. Typically, I should type "localhost/phpmyadmin" in my browser to open the phpmyadmin interface .. however,this is what ...
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Autorun a script after I plugged or unplugged a USB device

What can I do to run automatically a script after I mount/plugin or unmount/unplug a USB device?
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/boot full, how do I delete the files kernel there safely with no complicated scripts? [duplicate]

I just update, but, I don't want to restart the computer, 'cause it may not reboot
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Ubuntu thinks HDMI audio is unplugged

I am running Xubuntu 14.10 on a brand new machine. Fresh install and everything. I have a GeForce 610 video card with an HDMI out, and the PC is hooked up to a TV. The video transmits fine - but ...
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System requirements for ububtu installation

Iam new to ubuntu. Iam having a pc with pentium 4 processor 512 mb ram and an inbuilt graphics card. Can i install ubuntu on my system. Right now iam having windows xp. But it is somehow corrupted. ...
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ubuntu vivid disrgards-console-setup after reboot

There is a similar question here: Ubuntu Server disrgards console-setup when rebooting in VirtualBox This problem still exists in ubuntu vivid(phisical machine, not virtualbox). The file which ...
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Installing VLC media player in Ubuntu 12.04

Dear fellow community Members, I have tried to install VLC media player using various methods prescribed in the question answer tag. However, I am getting the following response : $ sudo apt-get ...
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XRDP Gray screen. Ubunto 14.04

XRDP use to work for me. one day i woke up and XRDP stop working. I tried everything to fix it. I have bean in every forum on the net for the last couple days, but still nothing. After I login I get a ...
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USB device is not recognized on HP laptop with Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to connect a USB braille cell device to my HP Folio 9470m laptop running Ubuntu 14.04.2 (amd64), but it fails with the following errors (from dmesg): [ 1689.038374] usb 3-2: new ...

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