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Could not able start the instance which in “error” state

Could not able to start the instance, getting following error. $ nova reboot ERROR: Cannot 'reboot' instance e54b5d26-2918-4ab6-8210-94e827bf2a94 while it is in vm_state error (HTTP 409) ...
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Does an HP Proliant DL360 G9 is supported by Ubuntu (Any version)?

I would like to know if Ubuntu can be installed on a new server HP with this characteristics: HP Part number: 755262-B21 Specifications: HP ProLiant DL360p Gen9, Intel® Xeon® E5-2630v3 ...
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Find a file beginning with a string but having a specific extension

It doesn't work if I do this: string*.extension How do I do this? I want to rename a file that has a specific beginning, but is completely random after that, but has a specific extension.
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Can't see anything in home directory ubuntu 14.04

I cannot see any files or folder in my home directory. I believe it is because of nautilus. How can I fix this issue?
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Help Create First Desktop Application - “There was an error launching this application”

I created a .sh file "OpenNautilus.sh" #!/bin/bash nautilus;#open Nautilus Then I created a .desktop [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Type=Application Terminal=true ...
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Touch Pad won't work

I just bought a used HP DV9000T Laptop. It was supposed to have Windows Vista. However, they uninstalled Vista and installed Ubuntu. The touchpad won't work. I looked at the answers for people who ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Ethernet Help

So, I have recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 (Server). And I am having issues getting it connected to the internet on my router. ifconfig -a: enp8s0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr bc:5f:f4:ac:9d:cc ...
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Gconf-editor is missing settings

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 Unity and trying to stop the laptop suspending when I close the lid. I installed gconf-editor but I found it is missing ALOT of settings: I know gconf-editor has been ...
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Is there a way to quickly recover from an interrupted rdiff-backup?

I created a local backup with the following command: rdiff-backup --print-statistics -v5 --exclude '**Trash**' ~/ /media/dowcet/USB-drive/home-backup/. It took a little over 3 hours to finish. When ...
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Help removing grub from dual booted Surface Pro

I had ubuntu installed on my Surface Pro 1 on a 32gb micro sd card. I ended up not using ubuntu too much on this machine, as i do all my power user processes on my desktop running ubuntu, and windows ...
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Backlight keyboard on MSI GT72 latop

I know people have already asked about installing Steel Series manager on Ubuntu and it is not possible. However, after I updated to Ubuntu 16.04 the back light keyboard on my lap top will now light ...
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Error contacting apcupsd @127.0.0.1

I've browsed numerous forums, but couldn't find the answer for setting up my UPS (EC350G). Here is my configuration: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS APCUPSD 3.14.12 /etc/apcupsd/apcupsd.conf: UPSCABLE usb, ...
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Multiple keystrokes in 1 macro script with xmacro

Okay so my situation is that i am trying to make a macro for a video game i know that macros work inside the windows emulator because i have had 1 batten things work in my testing i am using this ...
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Extension “RANDR” missing on xvfb

Ubuntu: $lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Release: 14.04 Codename: trusty Xvfb: $ dpkg -s xvfb Package: xvfb ...
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Make certain programs in Xfce not go to the Notification Area

When I run Xfce Task Manager, it shows a little icon in the Notification Area on my Panel. To close the program, I right click on the icon and select Quit. Other programs work in this way also such as ...
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Secondary hdd with swap partition: spindown?

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 on a laptop. I have a small, 120GB SSD drive, and a secondary 1TB HDD. Today I made Linux use a swap partition that is located on that second drive. After testing things out ...
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Turn off Files sidebar

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04LTS and would like to set the Files sidebar (where it shows Places, Devices, Network) to default to not being displayed. It can be toggled on/off with F9. In preferences you can set ...
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How to install libqt4-core and libqt4-gui on ubuntu 16.04

Upgrade to 16.04. But the libqt4-core and libqt4-gui packages are missing. How could I install them on 16.04? Thanks.
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putting a battery status icon into my stalone

I'm running Trusty-tahr using fvwm, so I don't automatically get access to the battery status icon that's available in the standard ubuntu desktop manager. I'd like to put the standard icon into my ...
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Local apt repository skipping packages

I've created an apt repository for a few local files, generally obscure drivers or locally-created files for my own use. The repository is limited to my own internal network, so it can have non-free ...
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sudo startx and not able to log in anymore

I did sudo startx then lost the left side bar and wasn't able to do anything. Therfore I shut down my computer, started it and discovered I wasn't able to log to my session anymore... Have anyone an ...
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Where are the headers of libavcodec and libavformat located?

I executed the following commands in the terminal: sudo apt-get install libavcodev-dev sudo apt-get install libavformat-dev I tried to find the headers (various #include<libavcodec/*.h>) in ...
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Ubuntu Server 16.04 unable to get virtualbox running

Cannot get vboxweb-service to start for phpvirtualbox. Many changes to where the initialization and services go. Basically, I'm dead in the water trying to establish a Ubuntu 16.04 virtualbox host. ...
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Workrave applet blank in Ubuntu 16.10

I installed Workrave, the RSI prevention application, on a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04 (apt-get install workrave) and the applet that shows up in the system tray is blank. In Ubuntu 15.10 I saw ...
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How to make PulseAudio show my volume controls

I created an Alsa sound card device driver for my sound card. My speakers and headset are connected to the sound card directly and I can control the volume of both in my driver. In my sound card ...
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openstack auto pilot failing to install

1- MAAS 1.9.1 installed 2- juju bootstraped with juju bootstrap -v --upload-tools 3- one of the node in MAAS is juju bootstrapped and in deployed state 4- Another commissioned node in MAAS is in Ready ...
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FILEZILLA not working after upgrade from ubuntu 15.10 to ubuntu 16.04

I have upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 from 15.10 (x64 version) and now I am unable to run FileZilla. There is some hard drive activity and then nothing. When I open a terminal and type "Filezilla" I get ...
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Sound, login, desktop, etc are all broken. Should I reinstall Ubuntu?

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 with unity. It seems I installed something and then turn off pc like always. Today I started ubuntu and the system froze just before the login screen. I did everything I could ...
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Errors when adding a 5th monitor

I seem to have hit a plateau, and it's not for lack of searching and reading and testing things! I've got a new Dell XPS 8900 with a GTX970 running 15.10; it has 3x DisplayPort 1.2 ports and a single ...
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Ubuntu saying “Volume group ubuntu-vg not present” before prompting for password

Ubuntu 16.04 isn't prompting for my luks password. I pressed ctrl+alt+F1, and the output says "Volume group ubuntu-vg not present." Of course not! I haven't been asked for my password! ubuntu-vg ...
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On Ubuntu, is there a way to find out what files are NOT associated with installed apt packages?

I know in RedHat, you can use find / –exec rpm -qf {} \; |grep "is not" to find files that are not associated with packages. One reason I need this is to find files that are installed from source so ...
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Failed Commisioning

UBUNTU 16.04 MAAS 2.0.0 Beta 3 Node Commission : In MAAS WEB UI on Machine (Node Page) says "Node changed status - From 'Commissioning' to 'Failed commissioning'" When I am looking on Node messages ...
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Exception: tostring() has been removed. Please call tobytes() instead

I try to install reddit on my 12.04 ubuntu server but I get a lot of errors. Here are the first instructions: $ git clone https://github.com/reddit/reddit.git Once this is done, you'll need to ...
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Where is mir/raii.h?

I'm trying to compile a program on a Vivid (15.04) Ubuntu Touch device; and the only problem I have is: fatal error: mir/raii.h: No such file or directory The code does: #include "mir/raii.h" ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Not hibernating on HP Pavillion g6 2005tx

I upgraded to the Ubuntu 16.04, I was able to hibernate on the previous versions (15.10), but this one is not hibernating. I am running an HP Pavillion g6 2005tx. I get a long black screen when I try ...
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Is there any advantage to Rsync moving files on the same machine?

I was reading how to install Magento on Digital Ocean Ubuntu 14.04 VPS. All files are on the server. the author says: We will use rsync to transfer our Magento files there, since rsync will ...
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Does Ubuntu 1604 LTS support Intel 2011-3 CPU and the X99 support chips?

The question is fully stated in the title. There have been articles stating that Ubuntu has updated their code to support the 2011-3 CPU. I have not found a statement saying that 1604 is that ...
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Looking for ppa kernel for ubuntu 16.04

http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/ dose not have any ppa kernels for 16.04. I have stability with current kernel/nvidia. I have frequent system freeze (when switching between VT). The ...
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How to autoconnect an ad-hoc network?

If I use the network connection editor to create a new wifi ad-hoc network, I can see it on another computer and connect to it. However, the other computer connects automatically if and only the ...
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Different versions of Racket

A friend helped me install Racket 6.1 on my Ubuntu a long time ago. He did something with "make" I don't know and now I have a Racket folder in my home directory. Recently I'd like to upgrade Racket ...
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Installing in encrypted partition under EFI boot

I've been googleing for a bit and can not find an answer yet Im from a FreeBSD background, so you will have to forgive me a little I am trying to dual boot FreeBSD and Ubuntu I want to set up a ...
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Does Ubuntu run on an Asus F555LA

Does anyone have any experience with an Asus F555LA-DM2095T laptop? I'm looking for a new laptop and I'm thinking of buying this one but I'm not sure if it'll run properly. I've read a review on a ...
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Add an eSATA drive with bootable Ubuntu 16.04 to a Windows 7 UEFI dual boot PC

I have a HP Envy 700-215xt, with UEFI, and WIndows 7 on it's original 1 TB drive. I've added a 2 TB internal drive, initialized as GPT, and installed Fedora 22 on it's first 500 GB. The UEFI boot ...
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How large is the download file?

I want to download Linux to my 16mb cf card. Please tell me if it will fit.The file seemed to say that it was 1.5 GBbut the website claims it is 64-bit.
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Icinga2 Linux NRPE Check “Connection Refused”

I installed on a Ubuntu 16.04 icinga2. This server monitors Windows Server with NRPE. Then I installed nagios-nrpe-server on a other Ubuntu Server. I prepared the nrpe.cfg and added at allowed_hosts ...
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A2DP bluetooth doesn't work on 16.04

Just moved from 15.04 to 16.04 and now bluetooth doesnt work properly: I can't connect my speakers as A2DP outputs. Apparently everyone is affected according to the forums, but no fix in sight. ...
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I have been facing problems in instaling MeteorJs via terminal in Ubuntu 16.04

I have a Ubuntu 16.04 installed in my system, when i try to install meteor via terminal using the command sudo curl https://install.meteor.com/ | sh I recieve the following in my terminal ~$ sudo ...
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Installing latest version of Pymol from source?

I use Ubuntu and already have Pymol 1.7.x installed, but I get errors when I try to use the APBS plugin. I read online that installing the latest version of Pymol from source solves this error. I need ...
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Screen always hangs when I try recording my screen with kazam

I have been trying to do some video recording using kazam screen recorder but my laptop screen always hangs and play and keep doing the same thing. At the end the video will be playing but the sound ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 network-manager failed to edit connection with crued log

Always I want to edit a network-connection(WiFi, VPN, eth etc.) I get a log-message something like May 2 21:39:19 mylaptop NetworkManager[925]: <info> [1462217959.6967] audit: ...

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