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How to download and install fqrx-amcccle to Ubuntu 15.04?

Background: In Ubuntu Software Center there is ''fqrx-amdcccle'', version 2-15.200-Oubuntu4. I installed this to my Ubuntu 15.04. After installation my laptop did not acknowledge any more my ...
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Can xdotool work after my screen becomes locked?

On Ubuntu 14.04, I want to use xdotools to simulate mouses and keys on a firefox window. I want to do that when I am away, so I also like to lock my window. Is it possible for xdotool still to work ...
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Excel document problems

I'm having troubles with Excel document (.xlsx). Something happened and whenever I try to open it I get this window: I tried with setting different types of character sets but there was no result. ...
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black screen on start up [duplicate]

I bought an HP 15-203TX DOS laptop and installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, which I downloaded from the Ubuntu website. black screen is coming on every start up.It's working in recovery mode but several ...
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How to install Windows 10 and OS X on a laptop pre-installed with Ubuntu?

I have a Dell m3800 developer edition pre-installed with Ubuntu. I'm currently running 14.10. I am wondering if it is possible to triple boot Windows 10 and OS X Mavericks onto the computer? ...
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E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) update-manager

root@Ubuntu-HP:/home/nazih# apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done 0 ...
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Create RAID from existing ENCRYPTED system drive?

I'm currently building a new server setup and want to (re)start using RAID. Yesterday I installed the new server and suddenly came to the conclusion that I want to reuse my current server drive for my ...
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How can one boot to a second hard drive where Ubuntu is installed

I have installed a dual boot (windows 7 Ubuntu 14.04) on my HP Pavilion p7-1155 desktop. Windows resides on the first hard drive (SATA0) and Ubuntu resides on a second hard drive (SATA1). Everything ...
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How could so much issues be closed in one week?

I always follow Ubuntu and Linux's kernel news hoping I could find a good news regarding hybrid graphics support and AMD graphics drivers news in general. Anyway I saw this week's Ubuntu newsletter ...
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Ubuntu UEIF/Windows 8 dual boot problem

I tried installing ubuntu 14 uefi in dual boot with Windows 8. The installation went well, but now I can't boot on Windows anymore. I can't even see it in the boot manager. I tried to unable/disable ...
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How to make an application use local shared library instead of the system one

I have qtcreator installed using the qt online installer. It ships which its own version of qt library. The qt library are also installed in the system directories, but those are older. I have ...
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Strange logout issues on clicking icons in the launcher

I have a fresh install of 14.04.2 and whenever I open more than one window of a program (for example, two windows of chrome, or nautilus), and click the icon on the unity launcher, the system shuts ...
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unable to install lubuntu & boot problems

Recently I tried to install uniquely Lubuntu 14.04 in my Dell Inspiron 13, without success, as the usb-live version could only be recognized in the legacy-mode boot. After struggle, I tried to install ...
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Github and Git GUI

I beginner in SVN and GIT and I have want a GUI git control in Ubuntu, please suggest me. I description that use of this GUI on Github.
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Ubuntu Terminal: C program for kill

Can anyone help me? The program's objective is to kill the processes opened in netstat -tulpn | grep: 443 and to then start xampp automatically. What I've done: #include <stdio.h> #include ...
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Installing Precautions for a Mac-Mini Core Duo?

Before i begin taking my 2006-Era Mac Mini Intel Core Duo from OS X 10.5.8 to lxld 12.04.5, I just want to know about any special precautions I need to be aware of. I've been a linux distro hopper for ...
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Problem booting to 15.04

When I boot up I get this instead of a login screen: starting version 291 [ OK ] Started ACPI event daemon. Starting ACPI event daemon... ...and it stays there. I'm not sure what's ...
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Creating a folder based on a portion of a file name

I have several files named such: KILN_SDUS51_N0SILN_201203020003 KILN_SDUS51_N0QILN_201203020003 KILN_SDUS51_N0RILN_201203020003 I need to file all of them into folders based on the three ...
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How can I remove Ubuntu and reinstall a fresh Ubuntu 15.04 to my computer?

I don't really know what I'm doing, and don't want to get this wrong. I've made a backup of everything I want to keep on an external hard drive, and wish to do a clean install of Ubuntu 15.04 from a ...
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MAAS can't download boot images

On my MAAS Gui and "Images" I've got these errors Boot image import process not started. Nodes will not be able to provision without boot images. Visit the boot images page to start the import. ...
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How to answer a call on ubuntu phone?

As the title says, how do I answer a call on the Ubuntu phone. I have tried pressing the answer button (green) or swiping across the screen and nothing happens. It is like the touch screen is ...
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Package 'perforce-swarm' has no installation candidate

Disclaimer: I have relatively little experience with Linux I am attempting to install perforce swarm following this guide: ...
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No network-manager in Kubuntu 15.04

I have a fresh Kubuntu 15.04 install. When I go to the icon, right click, Networks Settings, I end up in this window: Update: Same thing happens for Updates settings.
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How do I make the terminal always open in the same place?

When I open a terminal, it appears at a seemingly random spot on my desktop. I then move it to where I want it. How can I either make the terminal appear at the place I last left it, or make it ...
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Clementine can't play m4a files. missing plugin issue cannot be solved

Many suggest to delete ~/.gstreamer-0.10/ and install gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad. But when I try installing gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad apt-get tells me it's installed at latest version. And when I ...
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How move the biggest file in each subdirectory to current directory?

I like to loop though subdirectories and more the biggest file to its parent and then delete the folder. I have tried many things but never got it working correctly. It says that mv cant find the ...
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Software Updater not showing all updates

I HAVE found similar questions here, but not exactly the same. Ubuntu 14.04, Gnome 3/Gnome Classic Software Updater pulls some updates, but not all (yes, it is set to show all updates immediately). ...
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Install Ubuntu on HP Compaq 18 (Originally came with Windows 8)

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 or Ubuntu Server 15.04 on a HP Compaq 18 All-in-One desktop. The machine came with Windows 8, which I do not want to stay on there. Using a USB, I installed ...
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Cracking sound when unplugging headphone or extrenal speakers

So I've been having this cracking noise and not sure if its actually a Ubuntu issue or defected hardware, also have to mention there is no such issue using windows. Also, the cracking only happen in 1 ...
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what is a good mouse/keyboard macro recorder?

Robotux looks perfect but appears to be no longer available. I tried to download it based on a 3 year old askubuntu post but there is no way that I can see to pay the $2.99 in the app store. I've ...
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Can I disable other users authenticating while on my account?

So I have not realized this feature until recently after adding another admin to my computer and I realized when updating that either of the admins can authorize the update while logged into my ...
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SD Card reader stopped working: cannot even mount it

On my HP 625 Laptop running Ubuntu 14.10 with kernel 3.16.0-28, the SD card reader stopped working after some time. The last actions related to this device were installing exfat-fuse and exfat-utils ...
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bq Ubuntu phone with congstar prepaid surf stick

I am using the bq Ubuntu Phone - which by-the-way is absoulte awesome - with the SIM card of my Congstar SurfStick (prepaid). The SurfStick comes with a small PC-software to connect and it has a fix ...
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MySQL ERROR 13 (HY000) on database creation

The full error is: MySQL ERROR 13 (HY000): Can't get stat of './databasename' (Errcode: 13 - Permission denied) I can't create databases in the mysql shell. I can log in as root just fine and I've ...
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Wi-fi issues on Dell Vostro 3446 Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04(Trusty Tahr) on my Dell Vostro 3446 and it seems to work fine barring a glitch. The wi-fi does not work. When I click the wi-fi button on the top right, it does not show ...
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my pc does not shut down properly since I upgraded to Ubunti 15.04

I have a desk top pc. I recently upgraded to Ubunto 15.04. I click on the tool icon in the top right hand corner and click on Shut down. The screen goes blank after a while and an energy saver ...
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E: GPG error ubuntu 15 apt-get update

I am getting this when I run apt-get update $ apt-get update Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com vivid-security InRelease 98% [1 InRelease gpgv 199 B] [Connecting to zm.archive.ubuntu.com]Splitting up ...
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TSC unstable switching to hpet

Current clocksource is hpet, which simply does not work with the applications I am trying to run and acpi_pm gives the same errors. I need TSC to work. I already disabled intel_pstate and set failover ...
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Second screen blinking after upgrading to 15.04

I have upgraded 14.04 to 14.10 then to 15.04. I'm using a Dell laptop without dedicated video card (Intel i5 integrated graphics), lid is closed, I have one monitor plugged into VGA, the other into ...
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Clickable file that adds code in terminal and runs it automatically?

As my wi-fi driver is doing a bit weird I need to add codes into the terminal everytime I restart my PC to use Wi-Fi. I get that opening the terminal and typing in two lines of code isn't that much ...
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Lastlog grows to 4.2G after SSH logout

Running a VPS with Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS. Noticed a spike in disk usage. Turns out the culprit is lastlog. Overwrote it with >/var/log/lastlog. After logging out of the session and logging back in, ...
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disabling usb and dvd rom in ubuntu 14.04

I need to disable CD/DVD ROM and USB ports for desktop on which 14.04 Ubuntu is installed.Tried updating in modprobe.conf but no luck.Please tell me if any other alternativies.
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Replaced hard drive in a Windows 7 machine, Will not boot Ubuntu

Just picked up an Acer Aspire x1301 to refurbish. It came with no hard drive and origionally had Windows 7 home premium on it when it shipped. The goal with this piece is to load Ubuntu on this ...
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Why can't I save manual wifi settings in Lubuntu 14-04

Acer Aspire one running Lubuntu 14-4. I am trying to set up a wifi connection to my new broadband modem but unable to save the settings on this unit. the strange thing is that my Desktop PC also ...
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Ubuntu x64 14.04 WPA2 only wifi not connecting

My wifi connection, a WPA2 only one (checked router) with a vodafone router is not recognized properly, Ubuntu keeps asking me for the password which I know is correct, obviously checked caps on, etc. ...
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How to show only specific directory to FTP user

In my ubuntu 14.04 I installed the (FTPD) ftp server. I would like to create one user for that and set nologin to that user. When logging on using an FTP client, I want that particular user to be able ...
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What is the Goldfish Kernel?

I was snooping around the list of linux-* packages earlier and noticed that there are linux-{,image-,headers-}goldfish packages. Package description (below) didn't do me much good and Googling has ...
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Printer not printing, ejects a blank page

3 days ago, I needed to print a page from Chrome, print job doesn't happen, so I copied what I needed from the browser, pasted and saved in Libre Office, on printing it ejected a blank page. So I then ...
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Logitech Gaming Software on Linux

I have a pair of Logitech G930 and they work fine on Linux. I'd like to be able to see how much battery is left and, if possible, configure the programmable G-Keys. I tried to download and emulate ...
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acer aspire one not booting after 14.10 upgrade

I recently upgraded to 14.10 from 14.04 and now my acer aspire one will not boot up, I have tried the recovery mode, and when it asks for my login I get the message that my password is incorrect, I ...

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