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Black screen even with live CD

I'm a little baffled here. All of a sudden, my elementary OS laptop went totally black. I see the EFI boot manager, so I know the display is working. However, when it boots it just goes black. I've ...
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GTX 760 software help needed for this nube

I have Ubuntu 14.10 desktop and a ASUS geforce gtx 760 graphics card. I got the drivers to install just fine (with lots of reading). Now I need the software to go with it. I have the disk with the ...
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Default fan controller

I got a new Lenovo x240, and promptly installed Ubuntu on it. I am aware of overheating issues on Thinkpads with my previous experience with the x120e. So far, the temperature on my new x240 has been ...
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Getting rid of low disk space message in Ubuntu

the df commands shows the following Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on /dev/sda10 6732784 6188352 179376 98% / none 4 0 4 0% ...
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Title bar disappears when unity tweak tool is enabled

I have recently upgraded my laptop to ubuntu 14.04. For few days everything went fine. I enjoyed Unity Tweak Tool. But recently, after I installed system updates and restarted my laptop, the tweaks ...
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Tiptoi - Update the firmware?

Tiptoi Ravensburger game: How to update the firmware?
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What is the default password ubuntu live cd 14.04.1?

Just went to get cup of coffee and bam! my live ubuntu live cd asking for password to unlock the screen. any help?
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Whenever I open my home (~) folder with nautilus, there is an endless loading

Ubuntu 14.04. Kernel 3.13.1-031301-generic. If I change to another folder the endless loading (*) from hard drive stops. I don't have much in that folder. Any idea what might cause that, or how I ...
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How to configure UPC with USB connection

I was unable to setup nut on a server for the UPS Eaton 5E with USB connection. All results what did I get was that driver is not running and UPS is not recognized. What kind of driver is suitable for ...
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Unable to login Ubuntu 14.10 fresh install over 14.04

I had installed 14.10 afresh over existing 14.04. I had formatted the / partition but left the /home unformatted as I always do. Now, I am not able to login to my PC after the initial reboot after ...
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help with uninstalling ubuntu 14.04 and reinstalling 12.04.03 lts

okay so i installed ubuntu 14.04 way back but wanted to uninstall it because battery drains very quickly.so i decided to reinstall the old 12.04.03 lts.so i formatted the the drive on which ubuntu was ...
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MySQL leaves empty logs?

I've been using MySQL to hold a database catalog of my music for another service I'm running on the server. I believe I set it up correctly, however, my logs /var/log directory gets filled with empty ...
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Error connecting Qt Cretaor to Raspberry Pi using ssh

I have generated a image for the raspberry pi board using buildroot 2014.11, but while connecting Qt Creator via ssh to raspberry pi board it shows the following error. Connecting to host… SSH ...
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Thinkpad yoga S1 freezes after suspend

I have a thinkpad yoga s1 with i7 cpu, hd4400 graphic card and Ubuntu 14.04.01 installed. It freezes frequently when wakes up from suspend. By the way, ubuntu doesn't recognize hd4400's driver so I ...
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Apache2 crashing: unable to allocate shared memory

I am running a Ubuntu 14.04 server as a virtual machine and after a fresh reinstall of apache2 it is not starting anymore. /apache2/error.log says: Unable to allocate shared memory segment of ...
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Upgrade from 12.04.05 to 14.04 (LTS) via terminal doesn't allow me to log in

I am a newbie user regarding Linux OS so please forgive me if I cannot explain some things correctly. I will try though to explain you in details what I tried to do and and what was the result. By ...
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rsyslogd using 100% cpu on ubuntu 14.04

On my ubuntu 14.04 rsyslogd is using 100% of my CPU (both cores). Even after some google searching I were not able to figure out why rsyslogd is using all of the cpu capacity all the time. The ...
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How to set brightness level even lower than default minimum?

I am an ex-Windows user, I noticed that minimum level of screen brightness on ubuntu is way brighter than minimum level on windows when I was using it on the same hardware. I was wondering if I can ...
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bash script: netcat output not occur and not identified

I want to create partition image of a rooted Android Smart Phone. In a terminal I can do it as below. Session 0: adb forward tcp:31337 tcp:31337 Session 1: adb shell su :/# dd if= bs=4096 | nc -l ...
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Tiptoi Ravensburger - How to add new audio files?

Tiptoi Ravensburger learning game: How can I add new audio files?
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cannot install php5-mysql

I have ubuntu 32bit server (14.04), running php5, I am trying to install php5-mysql but I get a dependancy error. How can i fix this? ~$ sudo apt-get install php5-mysql Reading package lists... Done ...
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How to rotate a specific window in 90ْ ​​?

Is there a way to rotate a specific window and not the whole screen?
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Disabling IRQ #11

I am kind of a noob with linux. I know simple commands like sudo apt-get and things like that. But I have been having problems with my computer. a lot of times I will start my computer and it will ...
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How do I fix this hard drive?

I recently bought a 2TB WD Black hard drive and installed it in an enclosure to use as media storage for my Micca Spect media player. The installation went well and I booted into Ubuntu (14.04 LTS ...
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Web server Best Practice

Greeting linux gurus I have a new ubuntu server setup with lamp for home use. I also have a block of public ip's from my isp. xxx.xxx.xxx.136 through xxx.xxx.xxx.143. I have 2 TLD domains registered ...
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Ubuntu for Docker Containers

Is Ubuntu a suitable distro for using inside a Docker container? If so how does the Ubuntu installed by docker pull ubuntu differ from Ubuntu 14.04?
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How can I use Dropbox as a backup without syncing the backup to my harddrive?

I use Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. I read this link: "How can I use DropBox as a simple backup?" which suggests to backup using deja-dup to the Dropbox folder. However, if I would do this, the backups will ...
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error while browse phone using Bluetooth

i recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and connect my Nokia phone from "Bluetooth Menu -> Setup new device". when i click on "Browse files" a new window popup and show my phone contents but i can't copy ...
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Libdvdread4 not available from videolan?

Trying to play get DVD functionality working on my fresh 14.04 install. I found and installed ubuntu-restricted-extras, but then when I try to move to the next step, I get this: ...
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Sticky Notes in Ubuntu as of windows [duplicate]

Hi I need to know about a sticky notes application in ubuntu similar to that of windows which pops up every time I boot my system as if a start up application.
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Penalty fever 3D in Ubuntu 14.10

Since flashfooty uses an upgrade version of flashplayer, I'm no more able to play some of their games. Is there any solution to be able to play penalty fever 3d on flashfooty.com?
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Can't boot into Mac after Ubuntu install

After installing Ubuntu, unable to boot into mac partition. Holding option at boot displays a mouse but nothing else. Letting go automatically boots into Ubuntu.
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Displaylink Drivers on Ubuntu 14.04 with USB 2.0

I've looked on the web about this, and people are saying that it does work with USB 2.0 (to VGA),but I just cannot find a driver for it. Sources lead me to believe that XOrg is supported, but I'm not ...
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How to fix “EXT4-fs (sda1): re-mounted. Opts: errors=remount-ro”

I saw this in the system log: EXT4-fs (sda1): re-mounted. Opts: errors=remount-ro. What is the meaning of this error? How to fix it? Relevant output: $ dmesg | grep mount [ 1.515956] EXT4-fs ...
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cannot install ubuntu software center [duplicate]

I removed my Ubuntu software center. but I am not able to install it again. acer@acer-Aspire-E1-530:~$ sudo apt-get install synaptic software-center [sudo] password for acer: Reading package ...
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Hard drive working fine on Ubuntu but not in Windows 8

I was doing some write operation on my hard disk but due to sudden electricity failure, it stopped in between and that file got corrupted. I cannot even cd to that folder where I was writing my file. ...
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Ubuntu detects external hdmi screen and TV says its connected but nothing appears on tv screen

I have a HP G60 and a Sony Bravia KDL-32EX525, its almost unbeliavable that my hdmi isnt working because all the devices detect it but it doesnt show on screen. Im using Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS and im ...
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How can I run a command at start-up on Ubuntu server not as root?

Occasionally (it's pretty rare) my VPS provider has to reboot my VPS in order to fix issues or apply a patch. Is there any way to run commands as my user automatically once the VPS reboots? I've read ...
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Partition merging with Gparted

I need to merge tow partitions with Gparted. My main partition is: /dev/sda6 And i want to merge /dev/sda5 partition into the main partition. sda5 is empty and unused partition. Please see the ...
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Unable to connect to kvm solaris11.2 guest in ubuntu 14.04

I'm unable to ssh to solaris 11.2 guest. However redhat 6.3 and windows 7 guests are accessible. contents of /etc/network/interfaces in ubuntu 14.04 auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 ...
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Intermittent and very poor wifi connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a brand new desktop PC with Ubuntu 14.04 OS. The Wifi (Using dongle, Mobile Broadband) connection is extremely poor and intermittent. Please suggest solution to fix the issue. Thanks. I was ...
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Unable to enable Bluetooth 14.04

I'm unable to enable bluetooth. I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 and when I go to Settings > Bluetooth, this shows up: I can't click the switch to turn bluetooth on and off. Output of dmesg | grep Bluetooth ...
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Upload and download website

Im creating an server with Ubuntu 14 for my familiy so they can have a website to share files and pictures. (hate to run around and make backup and find lost files) I have tryed vsftpd but theres no ...
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tried everything on the fourms for this error (in desctription)

E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it? I tried every ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 no wlan0 interface

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an Acer e5-571-31KM. Dmesg and lspci output indicate a wireless Network adapter was found, but according to ifconfig there is no wlan0 interface. Unfortunately I have no ...
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Laptop not booting from bootable dvd

My laptop (hp pavillion dv6000) x32 has recently been configured with ubuntu 14.10. All was working fine (since I installed ubuntu through a dvd) untill I did an update and rebooted. My resolution has ...
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clean install boot fails

My computer gave me the last few days strange errors like 'device not found' whilest booting, tried to figure it out and used some tips from these forum, all methods failed, the last method ended up ...
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how to make gedit terminal itself to change directory to the location of the file which is opened currently in gedit

How to make gedit terminal itself to change directory to the location of the file which is opened currently in gedit? As by default i have to cd till i get to present file location in my ...
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How to set scanner margins

Good day everyone. My scanner starts scanning a few millimetres after the page begins, so I have to put a physical separator for the scanned page to stay away from the scanner borders. There is a ...
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warning: Please use -channel as shown in tcl/ex/wireless-mitf.tcl

i have problem while simulating wireless project in ns2 . the problem is that the animator does not work and i got warning message in the ubuntu terminal saying warning: Please use -channel as shown ...

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