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No OS is good for my PC

I have tried like 10+ Linux distros going back as 12.04 but no luck. I also tried to install Windows but something is not right. On linux the following happens: Boot is really slow and hangs for ...
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Gnome System Monitor shows only 5.7 GiB RAM of 8GB installed

Some time ago, I reinstalled Ubuntu, like I did a lot of time before. Since then, Gnome System Monitor and System Information (and any other graphical tool I tried, for that matter) show only 5,7 GiB ...
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vsftpd: 530 Login incorrect

I cant get vsfptd working on Ubuntu 12.04. my vsftpd.conf file looks like this and I try to connect with a local user: listen=YES anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES ...
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SNI not working ubuntu 14.04, multiple virtual host SSL on same IP

ubuntu 14.04 standard LAMP install. on single IP, I am trying to run two websites using SSL with SNI. I have two diff certs and they are being applied correctly. My issue is redirection from HTTP to ...
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install skype 4.3 but only 4.2 installs

so ive been trying everything to install 4.3, but whenever i install it, weather through gdebi, or the software center, it says its installing 4.3, but then when i open it only 4.2 is installed. i ...
0
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1answer
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Where does ISPConfig store its per-website SSL config files?

My ubuntu 12.04 webserver is dead. Unfortunately. But I have a non-working backup in the form of a .tar.gz archive (one for / and one for /var partitions). I have a new, 14.04 server with a clean ...
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Secondary display does not show complete screen

I have Ubuntu 14.04, and am seeing an issue with my secondary display. For some reason, it seems that on all 4 sides of the display, there are regions I cannot see. The picture stretches the entire ...
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Ubuntu dual boot Yosemite issues

I'm running a dual boot (mac os/ubuntu-12.04) on my mac book pro. Yesterday I upgraded to Yosemite and the boot loader went to pot. I used rEFInd to reinstall using the following ...
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Printing from shotwell slow

When opening a an image in shotwell, if I tell it to print, it take s a very ling time (3-4 minutes sometimes) before the printer will actually receive and print the image. Open the same image using ...
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How to use Ffmpeg to convert wma to mp3 recursively, importing from txt file?

I tried different options from forums, but most of them are out of date (ffmpeg tells me about it, like with -sameq option). Im trying to understand the docs, but I can't. I want to know how to ...
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Adding a threshold to two-finger scrolling on touchpad

I accidentally trigger two-finger scrolling on my touchpad when I mean to tap-to-click. Can I add a minimum threshold to reduce accidental scroll events? It causes issues when I: hold my finger ...
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Dual boot Windows 8.1 + Ubuntu 14.04 - Cannot connect to my wi-fi on ubuntu

just yesterday I installed a copy of Ubuntu 14.04 alongside my Windows 8.1. I was at my relative's house yesterday, and the Wi-Fi there worked on both Windows and Ubuntu. Now I'm home and I cannot ...
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After Ubuntu update Unable to install program from cd-rom using Wine

running Ubuntu 14.04. A few months ago I installed a windows program from a cd-rom using Wine. Program worked fine. Now I wish to update the same windows program using an updated cd-rom. Just prior ...
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2answers
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Machine check error from DVD

I have a Asrock Z87 Extreme6 board, when I try to boot Ubuntu Saucy with non UEFI boot I get a Machine check error. If I try with UEFI, I get a blank screen. Any ideas? Machine configuration: ...
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Dual monitor not working after regular update on Ubuntu 14.04

I ran the software updater on my laptop yesterday. Today when I plugged in my second screen through the HDMI port, the screen on my laptop screen froze and I had to hard reboot it and remove the ...
0
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Lost power during package upgrade

I was going through an update and I lost power (circuit breaker). After I fixed that I booted back up and ran Sudo dpkg --configure -a since Dpkg was interupted. After that I found out some ...
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How do I load a module that has no signature in ubuntu 12.04?

I've got a custom module for a Mightex camera that has been tested for ubuntu 12.04 which I'm using. I have installed it however something is not working. I think it has to do with this dmesg output: ...
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How can I see what folders / filers are reachable via the internet?

I am wondering if there is any easy way to see what folder and files are reachable from the internet? I installed virtualmin and instead of sharing a folder via /var/www it is via /home/somewebsitname ...
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Sound not staying on HDMI, fresh install

I just downloaded and installed 14.04 to replace a xubuntu 14.10 that has been crashing on every reboot. Now, with nothing else installed...My sound is through the HDMI port, which I have selected and ...
2
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1answer
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Apache2 Syntax error, can't access 000-default

I have been using Apache2 and Webmin with my Raspberry Pi. After a restart and reinstallations Apache won't start. > sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart apache2: Syntax error on line 268 of ...
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Applications don't appear in the Dash (14.04)

I'm running 14.04 I've had a read through this question, which has an answer which is roughly along the lines of other answers on the web, and doesn't work for me. All Applications Disappear in ...
0
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1answer
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Unable to boot Ubuntu 14.04 after installing systemd-services and changing the init parameter on boot

I tried two different methods but could not install systemd 1st method from here, 2nd method from here Confirmation that systemd is not installed: edward@computer:~$ file /lib/systemd/systemd ...
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0answers
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Failed to mount a file system during install

About a day ago, I assembled my PC. Seeing as Windows costs a pretty penny, I've decided to install Ubuntu. I created a LiveUSB of 14.04.1 (the ISO was downloaded from the official Ubuntu site, and ...
0
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2answers
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How to change the name of media device from terminal

I was trying to change the name of my portable HDD from terminal. usually the rename command is used or sometimes mv. I am getting this error. /media/dishank$ rename virus\ BOX/ virus_box virus\ ...
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League of Legends from windows on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm quite new to Ubuntu and I would like to know if is possible to run windows version of League of legends on Ubuntu 14.04? My windows crashed and I installed Ubuntu and I would like to play it ...
0
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2answers
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After trying to Install Ubuntu Touch on a Nexus 10 the device won't turn on

the only reaction the device shows is the charging symbol, when i connect it to my pc. No magic button pressing or something else helped. Is there anything i can do to bring it to life again? i think ...
2
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2answers
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ubuntu as guest in virtualbox at host with high DPI screen

I was wondering, I like the fullscreen mode (host + f by default), but this is unfortunately not very helpful with a 3200x1800 resolution screen (15 inches). The scaling mode (host + C) is better, but ...
2
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1answer
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How to run ccminer 1.2 on Ubuntu 14.10?

I'm having trouble running ccminer 1.2 on my Lenovo IdeaPad-Z500 with a NVIDIA GT 740M which is a CUDA capable GPU according to https://developer.nvidia.com/cuda-gpus. I installed the CUDA toolkit ...
5
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2answers
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Why doesn't apt-get autoremove remove my old kernels?

My boot partition is on a SSD, so it doesn't have room for more than about 8 installed kernel versions, and eventually some kernel update will fail to install because my boot partition is full of old ...
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How do I install Skype in Ubuntu 14.10?

I want to install Skype in Ubuntu 14.10. How do I do this?
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Will Ubuntu 12.04 LTS automatically recognize PCIe SATA controller

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a system with an Asus P5G43T-M Pro mother board. The board has 6 SATA ports. I needed a couple more so I just added a new SATA card that doesn't appear to be working. ...
2
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2answers
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Can't download chrome

I have been trying to download Google Chrome. Every time I attempt to download it, my desktop says something like, "You can't download new software, because your current software is having problems." ...
8
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3answers
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Laptop Screen Black After Suspend

I'm a new user to Linux and i am running into an issue with suspend on my laptop with the following configuration Model : HP Envy m6 (AMD A10-4600M APU with Radeon HD Graphics) Operating System : ...
0
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0answers
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14.04 fresh install multitude of issues

I am only permitted to submit one question every 20 minutes on askubuntu, and the ubuntu subreddit reminded me that I cannot post support questions there, so... I just downloaded and installed 14.04 ...
6
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5answers
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Can't take screenshot with 14.04

I just made a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04. All goes well but I can't take screen-shot with the shortcut print key. In the shortcuts settings the key is recognized. Previously installed Ubuntu ...
0
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0answers
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Boot Ubuntu without disk nfs + pxe

I want to boot from pxe, dhcp -> pxelinux.0 -> as I understand then, you need the kernel (the question you need to prepare or from the installation CD to take and norms) LABEL Ubuntu linux Live Boot ...
0
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1answer
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How to force Firefox to open downloads with new default file manager (Nemo)?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04. Then I installed Nemo and configured it to be my new default file manager. Most things works great, except for the browser Firefox. If I download a file and click in ...
6
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5answers
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rotated monitor. login screen needs rotation

I rotated my screen, an once I login, it works fine. but, the greeter (login) screen hasn't got the message that things are rotated 90 degrees. How can i change the rotation of the login screen? ...
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how to run sublime text on ubuntu

When I execute python code on sublime text in ubuntu,console give this error. /usr/bin/python: can't find '__main__' module in '' [Finished in 0.9s with exit code 1] [shell_cmd: python -u ""] [dir: ...
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1answer
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Mouse cursor blinking after Ubuntu 14.04 installation

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04. The mouse cursor won't stop blinking, and sometimes disappears. I've seen some other posts, but they're all about Ubuntu 12.04 or 13.10.
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“Invalid UTF-8” in Chinese input

I had no trouble installing Chinese in 14.04.1, with Ibus-pinyin and an Arphic font. When I try to input Chinese into a text, I can choose the characters, but what it inserts into the file is a ...
13
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5answers
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Custom Apache 404 page

I want to customise the 404 page of my Apache Webserver on Ubuntu to something other than the general: Not Found The requested URL /***** was not found on this server. ...
0
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0answers
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ccsm not offering key bindinds, just mouse actions

Running ubuntu 14.04.1, I've tried to use compiz config setting manager to modify the default behviour of ALT-TAB. I've ended up with a reboot, and now, when I try to define a key binding in ...
0
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0answers
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While intalling ubuntu on nexus 10 recovery ROM boots back into android not Ubuntu

He guys, I just went through all the steps at http://developer.ubuntu.com/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ to install ubuntu on my Nexus 10 tablet. After selecting the channel ...
0
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1answer
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I need help : I am making Custom Linux distro based on Ubuntu

I am making Custom Linux Distro based on Ubuntu. I want to ask some question Can I make own custom app store. It will have apps from ubuntu respiratory and my own respiratory. Also where is the ...
0
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1answer
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Is it possible to boot a LiveCD of Ubuntu via PXE using HTTP (not NFS)?

I've found a lot of blogs explaining how to boot the installer via PXE. And I've achieved it. But now I would like to boot a LiveCD. I've seen many blogs explaining how to do this using a ...
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0answers
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Installing Ubuntu on devices error - fork/exec /usr/bin/xz: cannot allocate memory

I'm trying to install Ubuntu in my nexus 10. I went through all steps with out any problems except at the end "Install Ubuntu using your selected channel, in this case we use the devel channel". ...
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4answers
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Ubuntu vs Windows : Virus definition

Does Ubuntu gets a virus?? i think it doesn't but then if it doesn't then why so?? what separates Ubuntu and Windows that viruses can not be defined for Ubuntu??
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1answer
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OpenJDK-8/Oracle JDK 8 Font Patches for Ubuntu

Is there a patched version of OpenJDK-8 or Oracle JDK 8 for Ubuntu 14.10 which fixes ugly fonts in Java Applications (Jetbrains products, Netbeans etc.)? I had previously installed a patched version ...
0
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0answers
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file index with realtime search capabilities

I am curios if there is a software that indexes all my files and direcories, including external HD, possibly in real time allowing me or whoever access the HD to find the file up to date (something ...

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