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Upgrade from Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04 Option Greyed out/Disabled

I want to upgrade my Os from 15.10 to 16.04.But when I tried to Upgrade using the Bootable DVD/Live CD this option "Upgrade from Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04 Documents, music and other personal files will be ...
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Using binfmt-misc in conjunction with xattrs

I currently use a piece of sandboxing software on my 14.04 machine that isolates Linux binaries from one another (Using a special type of namespace isolation different than AppArmor) Currently, the ...
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VMWare Virtual Machine Monitor Failed in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I can't run vmware 12 in my ubuntu 16.04 LTS OS. It always show vitual machine monitor failed. Here's the screenshot
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Installing vlc 3.0 on Trusty through ppa still gives version 2.1.6

How do I install vlc 3.0 on Ubuntu 14.04? I have tried: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:videolan/master-daily sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install vlc But it says: Reading package lists... Done ...
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Changing Network Interfaces name Ubuntu 16.04

I tried to change network interfaces name on this new Ubuntu 16.04 LTS version but doesn't have the /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules . So, I tried to use /lib/udev/write_net_rules but it not ...
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No HDMI sound output - nexus 7 ubuntu touch multirom

I have Ubuntu touch stable channel on my nexus 7 using multirom. If I boot into Android, sound works fine over HDMI. But booting into Ubuntu, sound doesn't come out. Does anyone know if this is a ...
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LXDE Launchers are missing, But MenuLibre shows apps. How to regenerate Launchers?

Picture says it all. screenshot Since MenuLibre shows the apps in categories , is there a way to generate the launchers respectively ?
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I can't figure out how systemd integrates on Ubuntu 16.04

I am currently migrating my development platform to Ubuntu Xenial and I can't figure out how Ubuntu is integrating the init.d scripts with systemd. For example look at this only fashioned service ...
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not showing apps in software center

i,m new to Ubuntu and installed 16.04 lts but in software center all application is not showing only showing those software which is already install to my system
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Go app won't compile in Ubuntu SDK

I'm trying to create a new Ubuntu Touch App with Go and QML using the template in the SDK. The application won't build and gives the following error. 17:41:47: Running command go get -d -u ...
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libcups.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

trying to load up the drivers for my Dell-C2660-Color-Laser (which I had loaded on Ubuntu 15.10). You have to pull the files out of an RPM and put them in place manually and set the filter driver to ...
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I have a question, how do u enable features of the amdgpu?

I have a amdgpu driver pre-installed, amd 7850k "kaveri" is my chip, I have problem running Bioschock infinite because can't run opengl 4.1 on my system. is there a way to enable amdgpu to have open ...
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How to modify the default 'sender' and 'subject' in cronjob failure email?

I setup a cronjob that sends me email on failure. The problem is it's coming from 'Cron Daemon' and the subject is Cron /home/ubuntu/neo/bin/backup-test.sh >> /home/ubuntu/neo/logs/log-test.out ...
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How to block the Gnome Shell Integrations popup from Chrome browser

Google Chrome is incapable of using Gnome Shell Integration. But everytime I open Chrome an annoying popup informs me that my "native host connector is not detected." Does anyone know how to yank this ...
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Screen Tearing, and overall bad video performance on Ubuntu 15.10

I'm having bad graphical performance on my Ubuntu 15.10 laptop. I have horizontal lines in youtube videos (only in chrome, NOT firefox) more horizontal lines and bad lag on games such as Half-life2 ...
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How to insert Prime symbol in Libreoffice Math

I'm sure that it's possible in a nicer way than just using an apostrophe.
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Can I install Ubuntu 13 and get rid of Ubuntu 14.4 32 bit? [duplicate]

Some days I have to boot Ubuntu 14.4 32bit as much as 20 times before it works. I get a scrambled screen after I enter my login password. I've had Ubuntu 13 in the past and it worked well. Can I ...
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Install Ubuntu Server - Not Detecting Keyboard

After the first menu I select "Install Ubuntu Server" with the USB keyboard. Once the installation begins and ask to choose a language the keyboard no longer works. This is a fresh install on new ...
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How much extra storage space does eCryptFS use?

I'm thinking of using eCryptFS, but I wanted to know how much more disk space is used.
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x11vnc and lightdm on headless 16.04

I need to access a remote xenial machine with x11vnc sudo apt-get install lightdm x11vnc installed the necessary parts. Then, I created a password with sudo x11vnc -storepasswd yourVNCpasswordHERE ...
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Kernel not found when booting a 16.04 USB on HP Pavilion g6

I created a live USB from the Ubuntu 16 AMD64 iso using Startup Disk Creator. But every time I try to boot from the USB, it shows the error vesamenu.c32: not a COM32R image. I have an HP ...
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System fails when booting - Kernel panic

I get this error, when booting one of our servers running 14.04.1: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(0,0) In the GRUB menu I have 3.13.0-83 and 3.13.0-79 to ...
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Using Intel Intregrated Graphics alongside Nvidia GT 630

I just recently installed Ubuntu 16.04. I've been using it just fine, the only issue is with the displays. What I am trying to do is run three displays on two separate video outputs, one the Intel ...
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Wifi (and sound) not working on MSI GT72

My wifi and the sound doesn't work on my MSI GT72 Here is a script I found on this forum to determine the cause : http://paste.ubuntu.com/16228054/ I am on ubuntu 14.04. In fact when I say (my ...
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Why do a dist. upgrade already?

I have recently spent a lot of work and built my 14.04 ubuntu desktop to be "perfect" for me. Should I really do a distribution upgrade to 16.04, because I can? I am a newbie and do not want to lose ...
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Problems installing Xilinx need help urgently

Please I need help installing Xilinx this is driving me completely insane I'm trying for months now. Here's the thing I do the instalation but then when it's suppose to appear a windor to purchase a ...
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Import FreeBSD Kernel Module into Ubuntu

A bug in the linux kernel's USB module is stopping me from using a barcode reader with Ubuntu - USB Keyboard Barcode Reader Dropping Chars . This bug isn't present in FreeBSD. Can I use the USB ...
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I need a 3D Sketchup-like program

I'm looking for an alternative to SketchUp for Ubuntu with no luck whatsoever. I'm a heavy user of Blender, but since I can't really script at all, it doesn't fullfill my needs completely. What I'm ...
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16.04 64bit Chromium and Opera don't have flash

15.10 to 16.04 64bit Chromium and Opera don't have flash Firefox does. Every thing worked fine on 15.10 all of posts about this are two or four years old is there something current for 16.04
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GUVCviewer issues after installing WebcamStudio

After recently installing WebcamStudio my webcam will not always run properly with GUVCviewer. Specifically, GUVCviewer will not run YUYV or MJPEG mode. Sometimes before I launch GUVCviewer a dialog ...
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Wich is the best git client for linux?

I am moving out of a windows enviroment where i used Tortoise Git. I heard linux git clients are pretty poor... can you guys help me finding a good one?
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Poor battery life at 16.04 LTS - Tried many tricks

When I first installed 16.04 LTS, at kernel 4.4.0, i had a decent battery life of about 3 hours average, but I upgraded to 4.5.2 to solve the suspend problem and some other issues, and now it's less ...
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The new “Ubuntu Software” doesn't launch on 16.04

The new "Ubuntu Software" app doesn't launch on 16.04 I've had to revert to the old "software centre" instead, but the UI is a bit tacky, now that I've seen the new one. But id like to use the new ...
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Gnuplot will no longer make dashed lines after upgrading to Ubuntu 16

The title says it all mostly, I can no longer make dashed lines in the Postscript terminal in gnuplot. Some code follows, set terminal postscript eps enhanced color 'Times, 25' set output ...
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Network with Windows 10 Computers

When I want to network with my window 10 network it asks for my user name etc., but whatever put in here it will not connect. Any suggestions? Garry
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How to know if a pendrive can be safety removed?

Imagine that you copy a large file to a pendrive, and then you press the USB release button in nautilus. A warning window appears telling not to release the USB because data is being written. This ...
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14.04 TLS Aborting Journal / Remounting filesystem read-only - how to prevent?

Have ~40 VMs under VMWare/ESXi 5.5 with a guest system Ubuntu 14.04 TLS. About once in 3 weeks one VM goes into read only mode. There's a VMware KB ticket here: ...
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My wine is gone!

I am on ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bits I was trying to Install an older stand alone version of flash player so i searched forums and someone suggested i ran this command.. ~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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OS Version for 15.10 => 16.04 Upgrade Failure Recovery

So I tried upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04 this morning and somehow my laptop charger got disconnected and I'm pretty sure my laptop died during the installation. Attempting to boot normally brings me ...
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Installing Ubuntu 16.04

I am a new Ubuntu user. I am trying to install Ubuntu 16.04 as a stand alone system. I made a disk image of ubuntu-16.04-desktop-amd64.iso on my Mac Air laptop. I tried the CD on my Mac Air and ...
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Third screen sometimes black after Kubuntu 16.04 upgrade

I recently updated my Kubuntu 15.10 to 16.04. A minor disturbance that occurs since, concerns one of my screens. I have three of them. The left and middle function normally. The right does not work as ...
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Need help with ScanSnap S1500 Ubuntu 16.04

Building a clean install of 16.04. I am having problems getting my Fijitsu ScanSnap S1500 recognized. In SimpleScan, I get a Failed to scan Unable to connect to scanner error. Though if I click on ...
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Select PGP signature key in KMail

I have just generated a new PGP key pair with KGpg. I want to use the key for signing and encrypting mails. I have done that before without problems ... now it no longer works. Either I have made a ...
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Dual Boot Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16.04 on UEFI

As a long time user of ubuntu, I recently purchased an Acer Revo One which came pre-installed with w$ 8 on a 60gb SDD. This time I decided to keep the licence. I took advantage of the free upgrade to ...
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Ts3/Mumble distorted output or high pitched input

I have an condenser microphone connected to a Steinberg UR22 audio interface. Whenever i connect to an Teamspeak/Mumble Server all my sound output(including outside TS) gets heavily distorted. I can ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 16.04 on Sony Vaio

hope you can help me quickly, even if my englisch isn't very well at this time. So: I got a Sony Vaio and Ubuntu 14.04 has been installed and worked fine till this morning. I have mounted the .iso ...
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tty1 on monitor A; tty2 on monitor B

This is an odd question, and I don't think I would even have a use for it, but: Can I bring up tty1 on one monitor, and tty2 on the other at the same time?
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Running Ubuntu Touch applications in command line for gdb debugging?

I have already seen some answers related to this, but they didn't bring me to a definitive answer, so I'm going to try again. Basically, my question is: how can I run Ubuntu Touch applications from ...
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Supreme error while updating to KDE on Ubuntu 16.04

So here's the problem. I've deleted LibreOffice, and installed OpenOffice instead. All good there. Then, I've installed KDE Plasma. Looks like this guy has a thing for LibreOffice and KDE-TELEPATHY. ...
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How long does it take to download Ubuntu 16.04

I tried to download Ubuntu 16.04 (the latest release) but after an hour and half, I noted that only 67MB of 1.4GB had downloaded. On that basis, it would have taken more that two days for the ...

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