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path to source code for network subsytem

I am new to linux world (I guess question reflects it :) ) . I am going through tutorial on wifi drivers and it says source code would be at below location net/mac80211/ieee80211_sta.c. I tried to ...
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Pidgin Repository / Packages for Ubuntu 14.04LTS

I enjoy using Pidgin on Ubuntu 14.04LTS, but recently my XMPP with Google Apps stopped working (Google claims my sign in was from "an app that doesn't meet modern security standards"). Before trying ...
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How to configure HDAjakRetast on ASUS F552C (RealTek alc270) for Beats headphones

I tried many solutions but I do not find the needed configuration. Can someone help? I have a ASUS F552C with codec Realtek ALC270. I want to use my Beats on it but no way! I just would like to ...
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Laptop touchpad is erratic and unusable

My Ubuntu 15.04 cursor has gone "spastic" (the best I can describe it). When Ubuntu boots to the password screen the cursor flitters all across the screen no matter which direction I input on the ...
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Install Ubuntu 14.04 with RAID 1

I want to install the ubuntu 14.04 desktop LTS on my computer. I have 1 SSD and 2 HDDs and I want to set the SSD as the boot drive and the 2 HDDs as RAID 1. Is this possible and if so, what are the ...
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tried downloading ubuntu 15.10 installer crashed computer useless

i tried downloading ubuntu 15.10 but the installer crashed while installing packages. Now my laptops boots up with some bugs no internet and installer wont open.
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Ubuntu 15.10 does not recognize Atheros wireless card (Acer E5-573G)

I have installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my Acer E5-573G-52G3 laptop, however it does not recognize the network adapter. Running lspci -m gives 03:00.0 "Network controller" "Qualcomm Atheros" "Device 0042" ...
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Cannot log in after 15.10 Update, cannot use recovery mode

I just upgraded to 15.10 (I think from 14.04) and I cannot login now on boot. I am brought to a command screen asking me to login. Trying startx (if appropriate?) doesn't work. I tried recovery mode ...
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Speakers stopped working, Lubuntu 14.04

I recently did a fresh install of Lubuntu 14.04 on a HP Mini 2133, the speakers worked fine until I plugged my headphones in and out. At first I thought the headphone jack was damaged (the headphone ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 cannot download updates

Ubuntu 14.04 will not update on my Dell Inspirson. I don't know what steps to take to resolve this on my own. I have already checked my system settings, software & updates and I check all sources ...
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How to make lockout screen script for ubuntu

how to make lockout script for Ubuntu. basically I want to create script and schedule it (cron) and I want computer to lock screen everyday in: 13:00 14:00 16:40 any help would be nice. thanks.
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how to install *.sh ubuntu14

I have setup file *.sh, i am installed Ubuntu 14. i am tried terminal mode its not working. how to run GUI mode.please let me know the commands and any other samples ...
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How to unblock a website/download through Terminal in Ubuntu?

I was trying to install NS2 for my academic purpose. But in our Pondicherry University the repositories like http://archive.ubuntu.com are blocked through Proxy Server. When i want to install ...
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Need ThunderBird type App for Ubuntu TOUCH

Want an App to have multiple email accounts like Thunderbird, for UbuntuTouch 16.04. Not Outlook. Privacy Issues with Microsoft. Thanks Kye
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seems like virus on my ubuntu!

Good evening, my laptop hp 440 pro book operating on ubuntu 14.04 lts as been experiencing some disturbance like constant flickering of web browsers during use and random logoffs without me doing ...
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Difference between **LXC ** and **MIR**

I installed lxc for unity 8 on my ubuntu 15.10. But it doesn't allow me to login as admin. Neither it is working with guest account. The ask ubuntu user advised me to install mir and after instlling ...
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Xubuntu - No video signal

I recently switched from Unity to Xfce on my HTPC with a clean install of Xubuntu. Now whenever I turn off my TV and let it sit for a while, when I turn the TV back on there is no video signal, even ...
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How to lock keys in Ubuntu?

I am looking for a way of locking some keys (from the keyboard) because hitting those keys while launching a particular apps make it crash. Practical example : When I start my application, I want ...
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UFW firewall start up on ubuntu 14.04.3

On all 3 of my Ubuntu 14.04.3 workstations when restarted the UFW firewall is deactivated and has to be started manually sudo ufw enable. My UFW.conf is set to enable startup as follows: # Set to ...
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Option “Install alongside Windows 10” doesn't appear when installing Ubuntu 14.04

When I try to install Ubuntu 14.04 from a usb drive the option, 'Install alongside Windows 10' doesn't appear. Should I install it anyway, or if not, what can I do so that option appears?
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Problem while installing Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS 64 bits [on hold]

The configuration of my system is: Intel i3 processor 4GB RAM 1TB HDD which version of Ubuntu will be most preferable for my system?
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Searching for specific magic byte in an ocean of files

I want to know how I can search for a specific file type: I have entered a SSH server and I am trying to search for a .jpg file, but the owner of the server (my teacher) has removed all extensions. I ...
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Internet is not working on my HP laptop

I can not connect to net,wired or wireless.I have seen here Installed Ubuntu 14.04 - cannot connect to internet with wired or wireless connection So sudo lshw -c network *-network ...
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run startup script which requires a xserver session

I have a python3-script which uses the Gtk-module (imported from gi.repository, for recent-manager functionality), requiring a link to the current xserver session (lightdm service in Ubuntu). Running ...
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Screen does not turn off after lock screen

Like How to fix: screen saver greys out but does not turn off the screen after update?, but that question contains no valuable information. I am using Ubuntu 15.10, amd64, on an NVIDIA card using ...
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Issue with formatting an external 1TB hard drive

I have a 1TB silicon power A80 external which the vendor formatted using FAT32, 10 hours ago I decided to reformat it to ext4 in ubuntu 15.04 but still it's trying to format the drive .What should I ...
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Will my data loss while converting dynamic disk to basic disk using minitool partition wizard?

I want to convert my harddrive from dynamic type to basic type using "Minitool Partition Wizard" to dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu. Will converting process (from dynamic to basic) damage my data on ...
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Connect (rdp) debian server from linux mint machine [on hold]

I am trying to have desktop access to a debian server through my linux machine (using remmina as the software). Till now I have the necessary credentials to create a ssh connection. So far I have done ...
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installation of package ‘igraph’ had non-zero exit status

install.packages("igraph") Installing package(s) into ‘/usr/local/lib/R/site-library’ (as ‘lib’ is unspecified) --- Please select a CRAN mirror for use in this session --- Loading Tcl/Tk interface ... ...
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Juju local charm deploy using juju-gui problem

I have deployed a juju-gui charm and was going to use it for deploying charm from local repository. When I drag the zip file from Desktop it throws me an error. This is the snapshot of juju-gui ...
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I have installed eclipse mars on ubuntu 14.04 but it is not opening even for the first time

error occurred :- An error has occurred.See the log file /home/best_hacker/.eclipse/ org.eclipse.platform_4.5.1_1473617060_linux_gtk_x86/ configuration/1455206335751.log.
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Is it possible to merge casper-rw data with Ubuntu iso?

I have a usb with Ubuntu 14.04 with casper-rw for liveusb persistence. I would like to have one iso file with Ubuntu 14.04 (or other version) including the data I stored in casper-rw. Is this ...
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Pop, crack and background noise when I plug a jack (Ubuntu 14.04.3)

I have a Dell inspiron 7746 (Specs) series running Ubuntu 14.04.3 When I plug a headphones jack and there is no sound playing, I can hear a noise in the background. When I play a video, at the start, ...
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Are sd cards infected automatically in ubuntu? [on hold]

In Windows if there's a virus on your PC it will automatically infect a connected sd card. What happens in this case in Ubuntu?
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openstack autopilot is failing

I'm trying autopilot test drive with vmware. No matter how many times I tried, it is failing to deploy openstack service activities like keystone, nova, and glance. Finally, it is hanging on: ...
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LibreOffice, GTK3, and Lubuntu 14.04 LTS

OS: Lubuntu 14.04.3 LTS fully updated Kernel: 3.13.0-77-generic I've just installed LibreOffice Version: 5.0.4.2, Build ID: 1:5.0.4~rc2-0ubuntu1~trusty1 like this: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Make vim version 7 edit xml files

I'm using old linux an vim version 7.1.314. I would like to edit eclipse .cproject file that build using XML syntax. Currently vim shows not colored information. I found vim plugin that I hope wil ...
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Cloning full-disc-encrypted system unencryptedly onto new disc

Essentially, I'm following this answer to clone the unencrypted content of a system with full-disc encryption to a new (smaller) SSD, from a live stick. I thought that would just consist of mapping ...
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Samba bug, need help running a command at boot to fix it

I have this bug in the latest Samba available in the Ubuntu 15.10 repository. As Sylvain Pasche says, you can work around it by doing the following: mkdir /mnt/root mount -o rbind / /mnt/root The ...
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Installing nodejs on linux

Which is a better way to install nodejs? There are 2 methods that I know of. If there are any more that are better, please also let me know. Here is the first one: sudo apt-get install nodejs The ...
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Logout XFCE via Cron fails with “Could not get owner of name”

I am currently trying to make Xubuntu logout when the user is idle for 2 mins. However this doesn't work. I use the command xfce4-session-logout --logout which works perfectly from the command line, ...
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ubuntu gnome - grid shortcut not working

I'm on Ubuntu 15.10 and on the proprietary nvidia drivers on a dual-monitor setup, currently running the default gnome 3.16 installed via the ubuntu-gnome-desktop meta package. I am able to snap ...
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Can't execute Remarkable markdown editor Ubuntu 15.10 gnome

I tried to download and install Remarkable using the .deb from their website via software centre. Each time it crashes when I attempt to execute it. This is the result from terminal: ...
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nagios plugin to check cpu usage in my server

check_CPU Plug-In I need Plug-In for nagios3 to check CPU usage in Ubuntu. I don't found any Plug-In for that
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Sublime Text not showing in Nautilus “open with” menu

I am running Ubuntu 15.10. My /usr/share/applications/sublime_text.desktop contains the following: [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Type=Application Name=Sublime Text GenericName=Text Editor ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 blank desktop after login

I know this question has already been asked so many times . I have followed everything as suggested in similar question asked here. Like reinstall ubuntu desktop , unity etc . But none of them worked ...
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(Just started using Ubuntu) Can't connect to Internet even with Ethernet plugged in

Booted up my desktop using a USB that had Ubuntu installed. Even though I have Ethernet plugged into my motherboard and my wireless card installed. I still can't connect to the network. I think the ...
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GRUB could not be installed on softraid (mdadm on 14.04.03 server)

I ve got some problems with installing latest 14.04.3 The bug is described here. After using mdadm to create software raid5 (3 HDD) partition, the GRUB refuses to install. Updating the update-grub ...
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How to use IWCONFIG to set my wireless power management timeout/profile

Can I use iwconfig to set my wireless power management timeout? I don't know what can be done, but I read the man page on the command line and it has some configurations for power management. What I ...
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GRUB only shows Windows 8 loader option, clicking on it brings back the GRUB menu

I think I've overwritten Windows boot loader with GRUB. My question is how to configure GRUB so that it starts listing my Windows 8 installation. Following is the content of the boot-repair ...

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