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why After Updating Ubuntu to 14.10, Ubuntu is slow?

after updating Ubuntu from 14.04 to 14.10, I am seeing that my pc is a little bit slow specially on startup, so what should I do to make it rapid ?
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How to remove GRUB after uninstalling an Ubuntu dual boot

I've read other posts about what to do, and this is what I've tried: First I deleted the partitions that Ubuntu made. BUT the original partition that I made is still there. I'll get into that later ...
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Installing NTP and DHCP servers in Ubuntu Server

I have just installed Ubuntu Server in VirtualBox. My homework requires that I install and configure DHCP and NTP server. Alright, so the first thing is installing them! sudo apt-get install ntp ...
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Passphrase failed

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 but few weeks ago, it didn't accept my passphrase. I am sure I am putting it right. It contains special characters ))(( I tried to use live USB and the volume is shown as ...
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L1 + L2 cache hardware information with lscpu different to information from Intel & Windows

My CPU INTEL Celeron N2930 Bay Trail-M 1.83GHZ to (2.16GHZ Turbo) I get by typing lscpu in Terminal exact the half amount of L1 + L2 Cache Hardware Information in comparition with Intel + Windows ...
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Slow Ubuntu 32 bit

I just installed the latest Ubuntu (14.04.1 - 32 bit) on my old computer (750 MB RAM, 1.8 Ghz Duron) for learning purposes mostly. The speed with which everything is happening is really very slow - it ...
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Problem Wifi connection on ubuntu 14.04LTS

2 years ago I bought a Toshiba Laptop c55-A5100 with windows 8. After a few days I erased windows and installed ubuntu 12. A few weeks ago I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 LTS and everything was ok until ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 installation stucks after 'Scanning CD-ROM' dialog

I have exactly the same problem as mentioned here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2219435 . It's marked as Solved, but I don't see any solution. Because wait 15 minutes to continue ...
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Can't install pyFst with pip, on ubuntu 12.04

new user here! If this post has something inappropriate or lacking something, please inform me as to how to correct it. So, i got a problem installing pyFst, which is an interface for OpenFst, a ...
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GDM without Accessibility Dialog

I would like to disable the accessibility icon on the top right corner of GDM. I tryed insert some keys at the gconf, but thoses commands gave me no results: gconftool --type Boolean --set ...
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properly resize OS partition on logical volume

I'm trying to resize my Ubuntu 14.04 VM's OS partition because for some reason it was incredibly small from the beginning. I'm running it on a google compute engine VM and so far ive never touched ...
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How do I get my money back

Used software center to pay for Mycraft. The installation seems to lock up as it never finishes. I let it run for two hours the first time and a half hour the second time. My question though is how ...
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How to deploy: ubuntu | apache | python | C++ | mysql

Disclaimer: This guide is far from being full or ideal, but I wanted to give some community payback. I hope that it will either help people or at least create a flashpoint to discuss such type of ...
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fingerprint reader Validity sensor ASUS

I tried to get working fingerprint reader on my laptop ASUS PRO B400VC-W3022X. Ive already managed installing/configuring frpintd like here is step by step: Fingerprint reader driver for Validity ...
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my menu bar disappeared and also my sidebar, can't even open terminal too

i am using 14.04 and my menu bar and side bar just disappeared and am having a hard time trying to access anything on my machine, even the terminal. looking forward to your help. Thank you!
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Ubuntu14.04.1LTS boot error

I desperately need your help. For the past couple of weeks i'm facing serious issues with my laptop, Dell XPS L502X which i bought 3yrs ago. 3 weeks back i installed Ubuntu14.04.1LTS in my laptop by ...
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PHP not sending mail? Works on phone, and other applications

So I have an application (WHMCS) and it does not send mail. I get this error: PHPMailer Exception - SMTP Error: Could not authenticate. It uses PHPMailer, I get this error from it when it tries to ...
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Framerate problem on youtube like sites in fullscreen mode with 14.10

When I use full-screen mode, it seems that there is a framerate problem. Before update from 14.04 it worked fine.
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GNOME Image Viewer opens its window 2 pixels shorter and distorts the image by resampling

Since installing Ubuntu 14.04 (not sure if the problem was in older versions) I noticed that GNOME Image Viewer opens images in a window which is 2 pixels shorter than it needs to be to show the image ...
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Apache 2.4 rules, defaults and overrides for subdirectories with FilesMatch

I am having trouble understanding basic apache configuration. I want to enable a set of defaults for all files and directories on the server but then enable/disable or modify them for certain files ...
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How to convert files from the format “data” to the format “ASCII text”

How can I convert files from the format "data" to the format "ASCII text" automatically? My files in the format "data" contain only text. Files whose format is "data" have some problems to read and ...
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Storage almost full for 14.10

I recently wiped my computer to have 14.10 as my only OS. It has 160 GB of storage. That was a month ago. Now, I keep getting prompts that the storage is almost full. And when I look it says I only ...
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Unrecognized adapter after turn off

Although this post is old, but I'm getting the same issue. Normally I turn off the adapter and only I turn it on when I'm gonna use it for transfer or use mobile 4G network or use my mobile as AP. But ...
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How to install Ubuntu on the HDD, with Windows 7 ultimate on the SSD

I'm a newbie on Ubuntu and up to now I use it from a permanent USB pendrive. Now I've decided to install it on my HDD. My PC has an SSD with Windows 7 Ultimate and a standard HDD that up to now I'm ...
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My USB Keyboard isn't working

I have just installed Ubuntu and now my USB keyboard and mouse are not working. I plugged in a PS/2 keyboard so i can now execute commands. I get a lot of strange messages in dmesg: ...
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Incorrect orientation of thumbnails in Nautilus (“Files”) using 14.04

In Files 3.10.1 (formerly Nautilus) I display thumbnails when viewing a folder of images. If the orientation of some images is wrong (i.e. landscape format displaying as portrait, or vice versa) I ...
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Debian package translation

I’m a beginner to Debian packaging and programming in general. I have built a Debian package for my python script and want to make it available for translating into other languages. What should I add ...
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Keyboard shortcuts using Alt key broken after upgrading to 14.10

I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.10 this morning, and now my shortcut keys featuring "Alt" don't work. My laptop's a Macbook Pro Retina (late 2013), also known as a MacBookPro11,1. My muscle memory is used ...
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Is it possible to store user's home directories remotely?

I work in a small office with 6 PCs and a server. I'm looking at installing Ubuntu on all of the computers, but I'd like users to be able to log in to any one of the computers and be able to access ...
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Print driver for Epson Workforce Pro WP-4025

Does anybody run Epson Workforce Pro WP-4025DW on Ubuntu successfully? If yes, which driver is similar. For me it's not necessary to use all features, but I've no clue how different Epson printers ...
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How to grant access to a folder which resides in a folder owned by another group

Situation: Group A requires access to /path/to/dir/foo to upload files through ssh or ftp, but the directory in question: /path/to/dir/foo is owned by group B (if you'd like: /path is recursively ...
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How to (using GUI) empty a flash drive's trash without emptying the computer's?

When you delete files from a flash drive or external hard drive, files go to a trash bin located physically in the drive. But in the GUI, both the external drive's trash and the computer's trash are ...
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Software Install & Update Problem?

I have a problem when i try to install new softwares ( With Ubuntu Software Center ) and even updating them (I use Update Manager) and also when i try to change System Language but system don't let me ...
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Ubuntu with only CLI image… No more GUI

I'm looking for ubuntu image which has only cli. I want install it on my windows pc through VM Box. I don't like switching from GUI to CLI or changing grub files. Where I can get pure cli ubuntu os ...
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Accessing my computer from the office

I would like to be able to access my home computer from my office, not just through SSH but full Desktop interface. I face several challenges here: Setting up a Virtual Desktop (Something like VNC? ...
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14.04 - Laptop Battery Indicator does not show the right battery percentage

Despite my battery is full; the battery indicator shows it as '98%'. When I click on it it says "Battery(charged)". Is this a bug? And how can I resolve this issue? psi. My laptop is new & I do ...
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gpg ask for passphrase every time although gpg-agent is configured

On Kubuntu Trusty and before, I had the GnuPG agent set up such that it would only ask for the password occasionally, like this: I have a .gnupg/gpg.conf: utf8-strings keyserver-options ...
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Run sudo command within directory

Possible solutions could be: Starting interactive session. sudo -s <<< "cd dir ; command" or sudo /bin/bash -c "cd dir ; command" But I don't have /bin/bash /bin/sh /bin/su or other ...
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How can I create Logical Loopback on Ubuntu?

How can I create a logical local loopback on Ubuntu 10.04 like the procedure here for a Juniper router. (Not talking about 127.0.0.1) Configure a Local Loopback Action To configure a local ...
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Cant connect to internet

I turned on my laptop this morning and cannot access the internet. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. Strangely i opened virtualbox and i can access internet through that. I am dual booting with Kali Linux and ...
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ubuntu cannot display all the unicode

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with default unity desktop, however it seems that it cannot display some of the unicode. e.g. U+1F648 🙈the "see-no-evil" monkey. and it appears to be a white block in my ...
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RIght side of my unity panel disappeared

I don't have the clock, volume, calendar... everything in my right side of my unity panel. See the screenshot attached: One more interesting thing is that I have all of them in my login screen. ...
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How to I check whether my installer is corrupt?

I've been trying to install 14.04.1 Server using a bootable USB created using Rufus. It has installed perfectly well on one machine, but on the next machine, which is ostensibly exactly the same ...
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I am no able to install any package of openstack due to dpkg error, what should i do?

dpkg: error: parsing file '/var/lib/dpkg/status' near line 41363 package 'openstack-dashboard': 'Depends' field, missing architecture name, or garbage where architecture name expected E: Sub-process ...
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Built a minimal Ubuntu now need to move it to another PC

I've built a bare minimum Ubuntu server 14.04 on my Lenovo H520. I now need to move this HDD to my Acer M290, but when booting it says "Waiting for network configuration..." and finally boots up ...
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script not working properly in crontab

I am trying to run a backup script. #!/bin/bash year=`date +"%Y"` date=`date +"%d"` month=`date +"%b"` monthful=`date +"%B"` mn=`date +"%m"` date1=`date +%_-d` b=`date +%_-m` cd ...
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Problem with MAC address getting changed to the original one upon connection

I am making some tests with my router and it looks like the mac address I change by doing: ifconfig eth0 down ifconfig eth0 hw ether 01:02:03:04:05:06 ifconfig eth0 up Gets changed to the original ...
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Key combinations trigger on key up?

Since upgrading to 14.04 (from 12.04) I noticed a weird phenomenon that I need someone to confirm. Keyboard combinations only take effect when the second (last) key is depressed, as opposed to ...
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How do you return a list of the current project folders and files of your current project in QtCreator?

I think Qt must have this, because QtCreator has a list on its sidebar: Ideally I am just looking for a Qt function that will just return this list. Thanks.
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What is the difference between the core, full, extras and light packages for nginx?

nginx on Ubuntu is a virtual package provided by one of five packages from the official repositories (at least as of 14.04, defaulting to nginx-core, I believe): $ apt-cache depends nginx | tail -n+2 ...

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