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How to add local tld to name resolution searches

So in windows, if I typed ping familyroom, it would tell me that my PC in the family room is 192.168.1.61. (DHCP assigned address that isn't in any DNS) I'm running a new install of Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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How to properly install Ubuntu to an Aspire E5 laptop?

I have an Acer Aspire E5-551G-83LH laptop with the following specification: AMD Quad-Core Processor A8-7100 (that is an APU) AMD Radeon R7 M265 with 2 GB Dedicated VRAM 4 GB DDR3 L Memory I ...
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MAAS Network and NAT

Here is the case: 1) I have a public network connected to internet LAN #1 2) I have another private network for MAAS and its DHCP and DNS , LAN #2 3) For internet connection i need to enable NAT ...
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How can I install Broadcom Wireless Adapter BCM4352 802.11ac PCID [14e4:43b1] (rev 03) on fresh install of Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn)?

I have a brand new Dell XPS 15. I have it dual booted with Windows 8.1 and with Ubuntu 14.10 (64 bit)(Utopic Unicorn) The Wireless Network Adapter is Broadcom BCM4352 802.11ac with PCID [14e4:43b1] ...
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14.04 server install wont create partitions

Booting off DVD to install Server 14.04 and goes normal until I get to the guided partition step. It suggests to create a 241GB / partition and 8GB swap on a 250GB drive. I click on 'write changes' ...
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Kubuntu still uses the old login screen even after update to KDE Plasma 5.2

I'm using Kubuntu 14.10 and updated KDE 4x to 5.2 following https://community.kde.org/Plasma/Packages#Kubuntu , however when I boot my netbook it shows the old log in screen (lightdm I think) instead ...
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Remove a domain user account from local workstation, not from AD Domain

I have an AD Domain run by Samba4 and have successfully joined Ubuntu workstations to that domain and able to add users and log into the workstation with domain accounts. Now, I am needing to remove ...
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Full Disk Encryption + Home folder encryption needed? Wouldn't Full Disk Encryption get the Home folder anyway?

I'm reinstalling Ubuntu, and want to do full disk encryption. After selecting it, I'm given a choice to also encrypt the Home folder. Since Ubuntu doesn't use a separate partition for the Home folder ...
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Can there be two init processes?

I am new to Operating Systems (specifically Linux) and this is my first question here I want to ask, can there be two process with CMD = init (as given by ps - e command). I had two processes on my ...
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Ubuntu keeps putting itself in EFI?

I gave Ubuntu a go today, but I found out it wasn't really my thing. But for some reason, I cannot seem to delete Ubuntu's EFI file (grubx64.efi) as whenever I try to delete it, using methods such as ...
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sudo startunity problems

when I open terminal in chrome to go back to ubuntu i see this: crosh> shell chronos@localhost / $ sudo startunity Entering /usr/local/chroots/precise... /etc/X11/xinit/xserverrc: 19: exec: ...
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Why does HDMI output to television not always work?

I have a Toshiba LED TV and Acer laptop (E1-530G) and HDMI cable. The laptop is with Intel HD Graphics as main GPU and nVidia 820M. The cable stays always connected. Sometimes when I start the ...
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How to make Ubuntu 14 more tolerant of power cut

We are developing an industrial machine running Ubuntu 14, with no keyboard or monitor. We have found that if power is lost during boot then at next boot the boot sequence waits for a keyboard entry ...
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Accessing the button of a WiFi-Stick (TP Link TL-WN823N)

I just bought a TP Link TL-WN823N it seems to be working just fine. It has a button on it. I would like to trigger an event when it is pressed. Any idea how I could find out anything about it ...
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I have a 64GB drive that I want to make an .img of and then install that image onto a separate drive that is smaller

I have a 64gb sd card that has 15.6gb of space used, I used gparted to shrink the partition, but have no idea how to convert the two partitions /sda1 and /sda2 into a ~16gb .img file. Everytime I ...
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After install I got “no such device”, now what do I do?

After installing from a USB stick in a way that would enable either Windows or Ubuntu to boot, I get "error: no such device: " and it puts me into rescue mode. What can I do to get the boot record ...
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Wifi problems with rtl8723be in Ubuntu 14.04

I have dual booted my Windows 8 laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. The wifi driver is Realtek rtl8723be. It didn't use to work but I updated the kernel to 3.18 and reinstalled the driver and that seemed to ...
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Backup and Restore list of installed packages and APT sources

I commonly reinstall Ubuntu and back up my APT stuff [sources, keys and installed package lists] using the tutorial at http://askubuntu.com/a/99151/371765. However I commonly also remove software such ...
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I need help running python on my ubuntu

I need help running python in ubuntu I can run python without a problem in my terminal but when i create a .py file i cant get it to run help me
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cant get apache to run with php5 in Lubuntu

I was used to never had a problem with this issue. I installed like im used to sudo apt-get install apache2 sudo apt-get install php5 But apache won't execute the php I tryed and checked various ...
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cannot access home wireless in ubuntu 14.10

Since i upgraded to 14.10 my home wifi doesn't show up in the list of available networks. I can connect to the wifi by phone, or other computers, but not my laptop. (btw: samsung RV520) I have tryed ...
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no mountable file system macbook pro 10.2 [on hold]

how do I get ubuntu 64 (ubuntu-14.10 -desktop) to download? when I try to download the file it says "no mountable file system". also what version do I download for the Macbook pro 10.2?
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Upgrading XScreenSaver

I got XScreenSaver and removed gnome-screensaver by following these instructions: http://askubuntu.com/a/293014/364819 But now when I launch XScreenSaver I get this: So I went to the website and ...
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command to Close the Archive manager automatically

I am trying to unzip the files from source folder and after unzipping them i want to put extracted files in the destination folder for that i am using below command x source folder -o destination ...
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Kernel Panic while booting Ubuntu 14.04.1 Live USB, on Lenovo G50-70

Recently I received a Windows computer as a gift. Now I am trying to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 8.1. After using Universal USB installer to create a bootable flash drive from Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 and windows 7 dual booting

I have a custom build game Rig that i daul botted with Ubuntu 14.10 and win7. i installed windows first, attempted to install ubuntu after but failed due to an error whiles running the ubuntu install ...
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Odd errors in bleach bit

When running Ubuntu and bleachbit as root I get this error: [Errno 13] Permission denied: ...
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can ubuntu have drivers for 2 different gpus

can ubuntu have drivers for 2 different gpus I have a geforce gt730 and I want to Get a geforce gtx560 and I need to know if I can have both drivers
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Migrate root filesystem from btrfs to ext4

I want migrate a Ubuntu installation off of btrfs as root because it frequently hangs and causes out of space errors and I really don't need the snapshots. The partition was created empty and not ...
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Grep searching two words in a line

I've been trying to find a way to filter a line that has the word "lemon" and "rice" in it using a regular expression. I know how to find lemon or rice but not the two of them. They don't need to be ...
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login freeze after suspend on 14.04 (not nvidia related…)

I have been having trouble with my notebook lately... I run 14.04 LTS version of ubuntu on a thinkpad x1 carbon form lenovo (2nd generation), and it seems like everytime I wake my laptop from suspend, ...
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Nginx using default configuration on its own

I have set up Nginx on Ubuntu server 14.04 I want to configure a very simple server block that listens for /app path and redirects traffic to a running nodejs instance locally. I have done that with ...
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transcode: Which Video output format?

I know how to use google, but if I search for "transcode: Which Video output format?" I get a lot of results which are more then seven years old. I am not a video codec guru, but AFAIK there was a ...
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Trying to login using sshfs into Ubuntu

Im using amazon web services, and I've setup ubuntu on there. Im now trying to get access to the files on the websites running with their corresponding users and folders in /home/. Normally, you ...
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How can I diagnose a machine that always powers off when I do X?

Setup: I'm running 14.10 Desktop x64 on an E8500. It's running kernel 3.19 from here, but also had similar problems with earlier kernels. The FS is btrfs. I'm using several CIFS mounts. I have WINE ...
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Help please! with the ubuntu+netgear [on hold]

I just got a NetGear n600 wireless adaptor and the disk to install it will not recognise to my the pc. I have updated my ubuntu disk drivers and it still wont install. arghh!!!
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How to create a guest-session in Kubuntu 14.04 (kdm)

I would like to add a guest-session on a computer with Kubuntu 14.04 LTS and KDM as login manager. The guest account should be non persistent like in Ubuntu 12.04 (account uses only /tmp file) I've ...
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How do I remove duplicate programs in Classic menu indicator? [Ubuntu 14.04]

I have installed Cisco Packet Tracer Student 6.2 in Ubuntu 14.04. It works, but it has been shown for three times in the Classic MenuIndicator. You can check my situation by clicking the link to see ...
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HAproxy rewrite to subdir

I use HAproxy (version 1.5) to redirect to my OpenStack dashboard. The dashboard has the URL https://10.10.10.10/horizon If I access the dashboard through HAproxy via the URL https://haproxy/horizon ...
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14.04 to 14.04.2 Upgrade GUI disappears

In a nutshell, I had been successfully using 14.04 LTS on a Dell laptop with nvidia drivers. Everything worked perfectly. And then the "partial upgrade" today that took the OS from v.14.04 to ...
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How can I share my printer on Ubuntu GNOME with a Windows 7 HomeGroup?

I'm using Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 on my desktop computer, which has an HP F4100 connected directly to it via USB. My parents' desktop computer runs Windows 7, which has a HomeGroup set up; my school-issued ...
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Changing directory

~$ cd downloads bash: cd: downloads: No such file or directory ~$ ls Desktop Downloads Music Public Videos Documents examples.desktop Pictures Templates ~$ cd downloads bash: cd: ...
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Ubuntu Wifi connection works but no internet

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Whenever I start up Firefox it says "server not found" despite the fact that wifi connection seems to be established. I would appreciate if anyone can help — Gabriel ...
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Updated Ubuntu 14.04 now after putting in password it doesn't load anything else

Updated Ubuntu 14.04 today. (Was 14.04 before aswell I believe). I can get to the log in screen but it hasn't remembered my display settings. I type in my password- all good. Then it just sits on my ...
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after chroot: apt-get update (Err and Failed to fetch - BootableFlashFromHarddiskInstall)

I'm following BootableFlashFromHarddiskInstall tutorial for making a live CD from my current Ubuntu installation. Ubuntu 14.04 on VirtualBox. I checked internet connection of virtual machine as ...
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File sharing problems between Macbook Pro and pc with ubuntu 14.04

I have problems communicating my macbook Pro with my pc (running with ubuntu 14.04), i have tried to use samba but nothing happens. My macbook doesn't detect my pc ...
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Screen goes blanks after boot options on 15inch monitor but it works fine on 19

i have a problem with Ubuntu 14.04. server ver. When i plug a 15 inch monitor, screen shows boot options and afterwards goes blank but the boot process continues and I'm able to log in with ssh. The ...
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Displaying Old Turkic Unicode characters

I am struggling with this a long time. I have absolutely found no documentation on the internet. I need to train tesseract-ocr to recognize Old Turkish letters in an image. I have checked the ...
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How can I route certain traffic to a different access point ONLY when I'm connected to a certain network?

I know this is pretty specific, but before I do anything, I want to make sure that what I want to do doesn't brick my system if all requirements aren't met. I have a laptop. I take it to school with ...
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Compile kernel module? (Live USB)

is it possible to compile a kernel module on a live USB stick with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? I have now tried for hours but all my attempts have failed. What i've done. Installed the linux headers. Created ...

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