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boots to Busy Box (initramfs) 14.04

I cannot get out of this screen. I need to get into this computer. Can someone walk me through the commands to get it back?
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vpn client routing when “use this connection only for resources on its network” is checked

I cannot access to servers like 192.168.12.123 from vpn if "use this connection only for resources on its network" is checked in vpn settings/ipv4 settings/routes, but I can if this flag is unchecked. ...
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How do you fix “unmet dependencies … but [something] is to be installed” error?

I am trying to install and configure an Ubuntu, Django, and MariaDB stack. I have the latest (as of writing) MariaDB 10.0 installed, and as per the Django documentation regarding databases, I am ...
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Radeon Driver Help!

So after 3 days of trying to figure out why my computer wasn't letting me boot off anything other than windows, I figured out why. My Graphics Card wasn't letting me. I took it out and it let me ...
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Use existing encrypted directory as home directory

In the past, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 with /dev/sda4 mounted as /home. I encrypted my home directory. Today, I erased all the partitions except /dev/sda4 and I installed Xubuntu 14.04 on a new ...
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64 bit ubuntu onyl recognizeds 3.5 gb of 6gb ram

so i had 4 gb of ram only 3.5 was usable i enabled pae when i installed antoehr 2 gb and it yet only came up with 3.5 gb and now ive wiped my hard drive and installed 64 bit ubuntu and its yet only ...
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ReArrange multiple disk drives and partitions

Looking for some advice... Here's the situation as it exists. I have multiple drives I've added and switched around over a few years, and it's (past) time to straighten everything out and get it ...
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wrong reference to home user shortcuts in 'unity launcher

in my unity launcher the default Files icon points to the correct home directory; but if I try to reach the standard folders (Desktop/ Downloads/ etc. -) through the right-click shortcut it points to ...
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linux-image-3.19.-.26-generic broken

For reference, I'm on Xubuntu Vivid, installed on a ASUS E451LD (aka a PL451LD). It has an Intel/Nvidia Optimus GPU setup. If I boot off a 3.19.0-26.28 kernel, it sticks on a blank screen or on the ...
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Errno socket error

Running Ubuntu 15 on Windows 10 through VMware. It seems it is general networking error. But I have no idea what could be triggered it or how to fix. Code: buildozer android debug Error: ...
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how do I configure preseed to populate the hostname from DHCP and not stop at the `configure the network` section during an unattended installation?

I'm trying to setup an unattended Ubuntu server install using preseed for my Hadoop cluster nodes. The hostnames are associated with MAC addresses by using a static map on my router. During ...
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Internet Randomly Stops Working, But Starts Working Again Upon Reboot

I am new to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I just installed it today on my Lenovo G50-70 laptop. Before marking this as duplicate, please hear me out. I have read countless posts on this issue, but none have ...
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Wireless turns off a few minutes after computer start

I'm having a weird problem with my computer where my wifi stops working 2 to 30 minutes after my computer starts up. The only way to get it working again is to restart my computer. I know the problem ...
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Audio output to external bluetooth speaker not working (Ubuntu 14.04LTS)

I connected an external bluetooth speaker, following the instructions here: BluetoothHeadset. Unfortunately, it didn't work out. Here my observations: I can pair the external speaker successfully. ...
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Cannot ping in new Ubuntu Server install

I just installed Ubuntu Server yesterday on my old laptop. I can't ping externally or my router. To start, I figured out that instead of "eth0" I have "em1", and I got it so I now see em1 in ifconfig. ...
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My software updater is stuck on “configuring grub-efi-amd64” how can I fix it?

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 3000 series that cam pre-loaded with Ubuntu, I am trying to update it, but for the second time the software updater gets greyed out. The first time I rebooted it but I ended ...
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Mathbuntu flavor installation

I downloaded the installation script from mathbuntu.org. I ran it, and it completed, but did not install anything. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. No error messages.
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No updates for 14.10

When I look at cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=14.10 DISTRIB_CODENAME=utopic DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 14.10" But my /etc/apt/sources.list is already all vivid (15.04) ...
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what is the best number of segment per download for xdman?

I have terrible internat connection (about 15KB/sec --while download),the xdman package allows the user to select the number of segment per download. is this setting depends on the quality of ...
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How to trace origin of package updates?

It seems about once or a couple of times each week the "Software updater" displays: “Updated software is available for this computer. Do you want to install it now?” Question: How do I find the full ...
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Returning from hibernation switches on bluetooth and disables mousepad

When my Ubuntu 14.04 machine returns from hibernation, there are always two strange things happening: Bluetooth is switched on. The mousepad is not working, although switched on. I have to plug in a ...
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Acer Netbook thinks I am wired instead of wireless

I had windows 7 on this. Worked sometimes. Thought I would try Linux so downloaded Ubuntu 12.xx. Then it wanted to upgrade to 14.x. I said OK. tried to load Canon printer BUT saw Ubuntu had authorized ...
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can we do install everything from repo?

can we do apt-get install * (install everything the repo has), if so, how many GB it would require?
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Change of graphical text interface, to completly text interface

I'm working on some new project and I will use some PC with Ubuntu Server 14.04 on it as main server. Everything after install will be done through ssh. I already created virtual machine for editing ...
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How do I boot back to Ubuntu? (Booting from Windows to Ubuntu)

I installed Ubuntu some days ago, running alongside with Windows 10 (dual booting, I guess it's called). I booted Ubuntu from a USB flash drive, and after pressing F12 at PC startup (Windows Booting ...
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Ubuntu Aquaris E4.5 symlink

I have an Ubuntu Aquaris E4.5 phone and looking for and easy way of transferring multiple photo's from the SD card to my linux PC. I have installed WifiTransfer which uses a file ...
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How to edit a file to add contents in Ubuntu

I am trying to run this code: /etc/apt/sources.list When this is entered into the terminal, it says Permission denied... I found it here, it is a guide for installing Tor. Any suggestion ?
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how do i access wd elements 2 tb external hard drive from my lenovo y50 running ubuntu 15.04 64 bit

i just got this external hard drive but for some reason whenever i plug it into my computer, Ubuntu doesn't recognize it. however, when i switch over to windows, my laptop can recognize it just fine
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Improve boot time [network-online.target]

I want to improve my boot time, if possible $ systemd-analyze critical-chain The time after the unit is active or started is printed after the "@" character. The time the unit takes to start is ...
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.bash_history of root account on Ubuntu Server 14.04

Last few hours I'm looking for a solution to enable saving of bash history on root account of Ubuntu Server 14.04. I'm not using root account, because I created my own, but some other users are still ...
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Matlab crashes on start after upgrading to 15.04 (from 14.10)

I recently upgraded to 15.04 and immediately after, Matlab 2012b no longer worked and crashed either as soon as it loads the program, or a few moments after I try to do anything. I tried installing a ...
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Restore EFI from Windows after Windows 10 upgade broke boot list?

I updated to Windows 10 late July, and it deleted all of the boot entries on my computer. I was able to find the correct Windows boot efi file, and added the option to boot, but I could not find the ...
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Weird Nvidia control settings

So this happened after I tried to plug an external monitor into a 10,1 Macbook Pro running Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I first started playing with nvidia-settings without success and then I tried to ...
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does ubuntu 12.04 support HDMI

does ubuntu 12.04 support HDMI because for some reason it doesn't work with me
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Openstack Ubuntu 14.04 cannot access dashboard after reboot

I am very novice on openstack. I have followed below steps to intell openstack on my Intel based linux box (not on a virtual machine): ...
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How to convert ps3 saves region on ubuntu?

I want to convert a eu save to us is there any way i can do it on ubuntu 14.04LTS?
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Can't read sd card in digital camera, but can read the card in cardreader

when i connected the camera w/ sd card to pc, i got the following error messages: Error mounting /dev/sdg1 at /media/chef/3831-6263: Command-line mount -t "exfat" -o ...
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Login loop when I try Ubuntu

I want to install ubuntu 14.04 on my acer 7741ZG but I detected some problems before installation thanks the liveUSB. When I try Ubuntu, the login screen appears, very strange for a liveUSB, I put ...
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The package system is broken - How can i fix this. I am using 14.04.3

The package system is broken Check if you are using third party repositories. If so disable them, since they are a common source of problems. Furthermore run the following command in a Terminal: ...
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how to download hulu.com videos is there a way

is there a way to download Hulu videos with a software I have tried a lot of software's for this site and none of the software's will download videos from this site I have heard that you can only ...
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Does Ubuntu Customization Kit work on all Ubuntu Versions? (15.04+)

I'm trying to create a customized Ubuntu install, but I'm not sure if its compatibly to Ubuntu 15.04. I know its compatible with 14.04 LTS, but is it with 15.04, since Development stopped 2 years ago. ...
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No Audio in Sopcast on Ubuntu 15.04

I installed Sopcast player on Ubuntu 15.04. The video is perfect, but the audio does not work. Any suggestion?
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Gigolo doesnt ask for password when i try to connect

I am trying to mount a drive permanently on my ubuntu machine so i installed gigolo. after doing this i tried to connect to a drive and i only have an option for custom location so i entered ...
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Thunderbird 31.8.0 , addresses in To: field comes from collected book which only has two addresses, can't select personal book

I imported my address book and it looks good. However when writing a message only the collected addresses book is used in the To: Cc: fields, can't get it changed to default personal address book. ...
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Screen tearing in Ubuntu with Nvidia/Intel graphics

I really hope someone here can help, because I'm very close to giving up and moving back to Windows. I have an MSI GT70 Dominator with an i7-4710MQ 2.5 GHz, Intel HD 4000 (I'm pretty sure) integrated ...
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acpi call command in rc.local is not being executed in 14.04

I want to disable my discrete AMD graphics on my ubuntu 14.04. So i went through some threads and SO posts , some of them were : 1) acpi_call github library 2) HybridGraphics Ubuntu Documentation ...
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how to download www.channel5.com videos is there a way

is it possible to download channel 5 videos I have used a software called tube digger that downloads a channel 5 video but when I go to play the video file on my pc it does not play I have been ...
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vidalia and tor works but doesn't hide my Ip?

i have recently installed vidalia from the software center and hopefully it works well and was connected to the tor network but when i google about my IP it stays the same .so how can i point tor to ...
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Ubuntu Teamspeak 3 issue: Could not connect to display

Helllo, Im trying to install Teamspeak 3 on Ubuntu 12.04. I have installed Ubuntu Desktop and it still says this when I try to start the teamspeak sh file. Does anyone know why this is happening and ...
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Black screen and reset in Ubuntu after logging in

I have a problem logging in Ubuntu. Problems started after forcing shutting down Ubuntu, from power button, while it was updating. Next restart, it displays the users I have in Ubuntu, but when I ...

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