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13.10 i can' t use partition with virtualbox

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 as a single OS then i installed virtualBox 14.xx but I do not have enough space in /home directory to create a virtual disk of 30 Gbyte for windows ; so i try to create ...
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BCM43228 does not work since kernel 3.15.xx

Since yum update, wifi is disconnected. rfkill list returned: 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no I saw that I have to rmmod a module I don't remember and I did it and ...
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Terminal windows only appear on Tightvnc?

I use ubuntu server provided by amazon ec2. I want gui so that i install ubuntu-desktop on server and edit xstartup. But when i connect to my server through TightVNC it shows only terminal windows. ...
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How to group windows in gnome overview

Is there a way to have windows grouped by application in the gnome shell "overview" (sorry, I don't know the correct term) that appears when pressing the super key?
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Configuring two internet connections

First, I'm know there's lots of topics about this kind of problem but I can't found a solution to my specific problem. In my setup I have a Linux server with three interfaces: ethLAN for LAN with IP ...
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Zooming with keyboard shortcuts doesn't work

I just upgraded Ubuntu to the 14.04 version on my laptop. Before (Saucy salamander) I had no problems in zooming for example pdf files (using say Evince) with keyboard shortcuts, namely I used always ...
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Unlock keyring with fingerprint on login 14.04

I have a ThinkPad with a fingerprint reader installed. In windows I can log in perfectly fine without typing a password. Is there any way to unlock the login keyring from the fingerprint scanner? I ...
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Evolution keeps requiring passwords

I am running on Xubuntu 14.04 with XFCE desktop. I recently installed Evolution email client which I like. However, one annoying feature is that every time I log in to Evolution I get Mail ...
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Software Center Crash 14.04

Every time I open the Software Center it opens and freezes for about 3 seconds, then it just closes. I have tried an update command line, but it didn't work. Any Ideas? Also, I keep getting an error ...
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i have install skype but it's not launching

dpkg: regarding skype-ubuntu-precise_4.3.0.37-1_i386.deb containing skype: skype conflicts with skype-bin skype-bin (version 4.3.0.37-0ubuntu0.12.04.1) is present and installed. dpkg: error ...
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LXC CPU and I/O priority alongside with KVM

I am switching most of my linux guests to LXC. In KVM i configured priorities with a script and config. The script just executed nice and ionice commands to kvm pid. Now I have LXC with linux and ...
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kernel panic occured after installing wifi driver

I have exactly this problem. I retype some of it in case link goes offline. I have notebook lenovo E540. I think I'm using 14.04.1 LTS (didn't check) and kernel 3.13.0-35. My wifi stoped working after ...
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Installed Ubuntu (14.04) on external HDD and lost data

I've installed Ubuntu on external HDD without formating and lost 800GB from it. I've installed it from flash drive from Ubuntu to try. When I plug it into turned on win PC, nothing shows, and when I ...
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. APLAY. aplay: device_list:268: no soundcards found

I had accidentally install OSS and removed ALSA. but I should reinstall alsa. when I typed sudo apt-get --reinstall install linux-sound-base alsa-base alsa-utils it was succeed. but when I check ...
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How to install Canon LBP3300 & LBP2900B in 14.04LTS

Can any one tell how I can install Canon LBP2990B & LBP3300 printer in 14.04 LTS. I have downloaded and install .tar file from canon website and after ward its installing but I am not able to take ...
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Install Windows over Ubuntu

I've HP Pavailion G6 laptop which come preinstalled with Windows8,but I tried Ubuntu and fall in love with it.and removed Windows to get more room for Ubuntu. The real problem arise when I needed to ...
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Preserving GTK theme with gksudo

I have a computer with two (non simultaneous) users who are both in the sudo group. Is there a way to preserve the user's theme with gksudo? I use Lubuntu 14.04 with a simple window manager ...
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How to install Edubuntu 12.04 side by side with Windows 8.1

I have to install it using a live CD. For booting can I choose legacy booting? It selects sda/6 to install which doesn't have sufficient memory & root path. I am waiting for step by step ...
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linux-image-generic missing - is this a problem?

After removing old and unused kernels from my wife's laptop as per this question: What kernels & packages do I un-install? I thought I'd do the same on my laptop, since I've been running Ubuntu ...
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Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04 on a pre-built RAID Array

So I've got a RAID array built (Via the ASUS motherboard, 2 disks, RAID 1). When I try to install Ubuntu server on it, the process runs as normal (Apart from the drive is detected as md126p1 rather ...
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Delete data (or recover other data) from unmountable windows partition

Ok, here's my story. I trying to recover some photos from a failed Windows HDD (Toshiba 320GB). I can mount all partitions except Disc C: (where the photos are, lucky me). The problem is that the ...
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adding fonts to photoshop CS6 run with wine

I have photoshop CS6 installed and working on Wine1.7. It's actually surprisingly smooth. The only issue I have now is that the fonts are a bit limited, and I'm not sure if it's an issue with wine or ...
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How can I execute shell command in server?

I have a problem that is execute bunch of shell command to the live server. How Can I do this? I have searched something about it and here i got a following solution. The solution is that the ...
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Inall Ubuntu to a shink volume

I am using Windows 7, and I am going to install Ubuntu to D:\ drive. My Windows 7 is installed to C: drive. I shrinked a volume from D drive. What things I need to do to let Ubuntu install to that ...
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Is this a security risk/concern?

According to: http://wiki.secondlife.com/wiki/Linux_Viewer#Installing_and_Running The Second Life Linux client entirely runs out of the directory you have unpacked it into - no installation step ...
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Freeing space on /

Recently i experienced X server fails on my Ubuntu 12.04. When i booted up i got a window sayig that system is running in low-res mode, the option to run it like that once, failed. - coulnd't log in ...
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Gigabyte - AMD radeon R7 250 issues

I used ubuntu 12.04LTS. My Desktop can't start up after I installed the FGLRX from Additional Drivers in the System Setting menu. It stop at start-up purple screen. How can I fix this error?
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Installing Nemo file manager on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

How to install Nemo file manager on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 Bit Please anyone help me. Which repositories should I use for installing Nemo On Ubuntu.
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Not able login through gnome after sleep mode

I'm not able to login to my ubuntu 14.04 lts through gnome after sleep mode. But i was able to login through terminal. Please help me. Thanks in advance.
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how to delete permanently printers in the printers list in ubunto 14.04

I've got the same problem of onother user I want to remove some printers I edited the file /etc/cups/printer.conf and it removes it temporarily, but when I reboot the machine it seems that it adds ...
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Add a Background Image for nautilus in ubuntu 14.04

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit OS. Please anyone can tell me how to add background image for nautilus(file browser) and change the background color of nautilus. Please help me.
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remapping k to the right shift button

I have been looking on askubuntu for help, but couldn't find the help I needed, so now I just ask. My k key doesn't work, when pressed, and since its a older laptop, i just wish to remap the k key ...
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update ubuntu on partition 2 from downloaded packages in partition 1

I have two partitions. On partition 1 I have installed ubuntu 14.04. On partition 2 I have installed a back up copy of ubuntu 14. 04. I upgrade ubuntu regularly on partition 1. Is it possible to ...
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what does it mean to load a kernal image?

I came across the following statement .. When booting Linux, the boot loader is responsible for loading the kernel image and the initial RAM disk (which contains some critical files and device ...
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“Depends: ___ but ___-saucy is to be installed” type broken dependencies after Trusty upgrade

The installer threw an error near the end of the 14.04 Trusty upgrade. unity-control-center is not installed and upon trying to install it I now have a chain of broken dependencies which, after going ...
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What kernels & packages do I un-install?

Okay, my wife's computer is apparently running out of space on /boot and from what I can tell in similar questions, it's related to unused kernels (which makes no sense, considering it's a fresh ...
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Ip tables lockout

I am working on a experiment when I (client) ssh a gateway and run sudo iptables - - policy INPUT DROPthen the gateway doesn't accept any communucation(or input) from my client. By running sudo ...
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Redirect input from file

I'm writing a script (TEST.sh) that must run another script (TASK.sh)... Task.sh need two input... so I was thinking to redirect input from a file (I need to automize everything)... So, I was using ...
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How to install X.org drivers and be able o boot a

I have a small Nvidia GTS 250 Graphic card connected to my PC and i burned my Ubuntu 14.04 System several times by installing the Nvidia Drivers after the OS was already in place. The problem was that ...
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How to install Windows 7 in Dual Boot with Ubuntu (Ubuntu pre-installed)

I want to ask how can I install Windows 7 Home Premium in Dual Boot with pre-installed Ubuntu. I`ve never opened my laptop, so the Ubuntu Set-up is not made.
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Bluetooth not work in Ubuntu 14.04 — can't scan/inq/lescan

I am using a HCI dual mode module to connect with a BLE device on ubuntu 14.04. Couple days ago, function Scan/Inq/lescan/gatttool worked well, but they are not working anymore. hci0: Type: BR/EDR ...
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Can't mount Cowon i10

Does anyone know how to make Ubuntu (14.04) read a Cowon i10 mp3 player? After a search, I found a similar question, and the answer was to change the settings in the mp3 player to USB "MTP" I did ...
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VGA output not working on Toshiba Portege R600

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit on my Toshiba Portege R600 laptop (a model from 2009). I am now trying to display the desktop on a BenQ Senseye3 22" monitor, via the vga output, but it's not ...
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Match-on-card Logon

I am interested in developing a Match-on-card Logon functionality for users on Ubuntu. I've searched through PAM modules, in Ubuntu Software Center, and with Google, and found nothing that would help ...
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Nessus SNMP security warning

I ran a Nessus scan on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine. I received the following: High: SNMP Agent Default Community Name (public) Description: It is possible to obtain the default community name of the ...
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Why am I getting Error: need a single repository as argument for sudo add-apt-repository ppa: paolorotolo / android-studio

I am executing the following command as per the instructions in the link. sudo add-apt-repository ppa: paolorotolo / android-studio I am getting the error - Error: need a single repository as ...
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Is there a way to check Ubuntu installation health?

I'm a person who wants to be sure before continue working on his system. Because of that, I would like to know if my Ubuntu installation is in a good condition or not. Some of the things I would like ...
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how to create smooth, simple animations in Ubuntu

I want to create some smooth, simple animations like those in the various computer interfaces in the film "Oblivion" (as shown here). What would be some good tricks or programs for doing this?
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How does dnsmasq cache for my entire network?

I have a Core2 duo Dell I got my hands on, I decided to install Ubuntu Server 14.04 for learning more about Linux, I googled good things to run on a server and came across dnsmasq I understand its ...
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how to display network manager icon on xfce panel

I install xfce in U Trusty,but the network manager icon disappear.when I run sudo nm-applet,the icon shows.Not only the network manager,but also power manager and fcitx icon disappear,fcitx is a ...

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