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Ubuntu 14.04 desktop and RAID

I have 2 128GB SSDs on Asus Zenbook. I tried to boot into Ubuntu live CD (try Ubuntu) and create RAID from: Then tried to instal uUbuntu, but it fails to install grub on RAID. Another solution I ...
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Setting temperature thresholds in i8kmon Ubuntu 14.04

I have an overheating problem with my Dell Inspiron 15R and installed i8kmon to control the fan speeds on Ubuntu 14.04. Here is a copy of the 'lm-sensors' output: coretemp-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA ...
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jekyll not respecting _config.yml — possible to upgrade?

Ubuntu 14.04 | default ruby 1.9.1 | Jekyll 0.11.2 Jekyll isn't respecting a number of my settings in _config.yml. I'm guessing this is because current Jekyll (gem) version is 2.3.0, but I could be ...
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Adding a border to gnome-terminal

On a new 14.04 plain vanilla Ubuntu install, with the defauld theme, nothing special. Bring up a gnome-terminal window (Ctrl + Alt + t) The terminal window has no border (nor does it have a resize ...
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how to bind AltGr to <Ctrl> + <Alt>

I am trying to create a linux equivalent of Ergonomic Telugu Keyboard layout called Sarala (Hard la). I have been able to map all the keys so far. The layout uses the following key combinations for ...
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Hotkeys stop working when change. How to troubleshoot?

After an upgrade to my Ubuntu 14.04, can't really point out which, changing shortcuts stopped working. Adding custom launchers still works. For instance, I change the "Home folder" to work with ...
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How to add online accounts behind transparent Squid proxy?

I am behind a transparent proxy (squid) and whenever I try to add an account e.g: facebook, google, etc., this is what appears. This does not happen when I connect to the net directly. Any ...
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Gaming, mouse get crazy when left click

I am on kubuntu with an home built computer tower, I have a problem with my mouse, whenever I use the left button and do a small movement, the mouse get totally crazy, it makes in almost (to not say ...
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How to remove a package providing a service without stopping the service?

I currently have the uwsgi package installed. I would like to remove the package but leave the current uWSGI instances running. Is this possible? (Yes, I do realize the service will only continue ...
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Getting black screen every time after loging in to ubuntu 14.04

I am facing problem, whenever I am opening Ubuntu 14.04, I am getting black screen, after which I only have to press: Alt+print screen+R E I S U B My system is Dell XPS L502X, with NVIDIA graphics ...
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2 usb ports stopped working

I have HP pavillion g6, running xubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I have 3 usb ports. For some reason, 2 of them stopped working this morning, I have xserver-xorg-input-all installed, followed the instructions ...
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Difference between Unity and GNOME

I often come across the terms Unity and GNOME while reading about Ubuntu. I understand that Unity is the default desktop environment for Ubuntu. What is GNOME and how is it related to/different from ...