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How does one get a hold of the details regarding a system/application crash

Is there a way to generate a decent looking report with the /var/share/apport/*.crash files? If not, how does one get a hold of the details regarding a past system error?
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Dovecot default config?

I have neglected to make a backup of the file /etc/dovecot/conf.d/10-master.conf Could somebody who has a fresh install or a working config file post it? I tweaked a setting and now i cannot figure ...
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Is there a workspace handler in Unity like that of gnome-shell?

I used gnome-shell for a while and I became addicted to the possibility to add workspaces simply moving a window in the last one on bottom; and obviously to remove all remaining empty workspace except ...
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Wifi is connected but internet not working?

I have a lenovo x230 running ubuntu 12.04lts. I've been using it just fine for a while, but all of a sudden the internet's stopped working. It's connected to the router just fine (I can see the ...
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Does Ubuntu install well on the Gateway NE56R31u? Are there any ceveats or things to watch out for?

Does Ubuntu install well on the Gateway NE56R31u? Are there any ceveats or things to watch out for? (Given the UEFI/Secureboot/Windows8 hassles...) Thanks.
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launcher, top panel disappeared and global menu & hud disabled

This morning, I removed all the unity-webapps-something and didn't pay attention that removing unity-webapps-service or unity-webappas-common required to remove other key packages: The following ...
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SSH connection to AWS EC2 servers terminate often

I am using ubuntu os as i am trying to cloud machine. SSH connection to AWS EC2 servers terminate often, what configuration needs to be modified so that we could minimize the remote shell from being ...
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Does placing a symbolic link in the path work the same as creating a symbolic link of an executable in the path?

As the title says, I'm about to do an install of an executable. Normally I would either 1. install the executable to somewhere in my path i.e. HOME/bin/ or if that wasn't feasible 2. would add the ...
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Update error Xubuntu 13.04

When I try to install or remove items I'm unable to do so due to 3 programs that aren't fully installed. Ive tried removing them and reinstalling but no luck when I tried to configure I got this:- ...
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overheating problem with ubuntu, lubuntu and point mate in my netbook medion akoya e1222

Hello my name is Alex and I have a medion netbook a E1222 with a intel Atom N450 and 2gb of ddr2 ram and a intel Gma 3150 and when I installed ubuntu 10.04, 12.04, 13.04, lubuntu 13.04 and point linux ...
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Ubuntu won't always load

I'm going to give you the short of it, since trying to register with this site has deleted what I spent 10 minutes typing. I'm dual booting ubuntu 13.04 and windows 8. Usually, when I try to start ...
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About installing usb modem

I am using ubuntu 11.in which if i plug in my visiontek usb modem it is not detected.please help me..how to use the modem in ubuntu and give me the steps?!
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Can I set up an OpenVPN server in 12.04 w/o OpenVPN Access Server?

Dear AskUbuntu Community Members, I've got a Ubuntu Desktop 12.04 at my house, not doing much but hosting about three or four printers for my home network. It's a relatively powerful machine, using ...
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Giving up on Windows

I have a Toshiba satellite L750D 6 months old, with a now defected windows 7 64 bit SP1 OS, a week ago MS sent 60 auto updates, after the upload it went into auto restart and never recovered, I went ...
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Issue with setting up Open Scene graph (OSG)

I am currently trying to build and install OSG. I have installed all the dependencies however when I go to cmake the OSG folder i get the following cmake error: CMake Error: The following variables ...
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12.04 still crashes - up to kernel 3.5?

when 12.04.02 LTS was installed with kernel 3.2 - there seemed to be no problem regarding gdm, x-windows and clamtk. ( I refer to link here: Why running clamtk on 12.04 with kernel-update of today ...
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Chrome on Ubuntu running on Virtualbox very slow

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit) on Virtualbox 4.2 on Win 7 Host. I'm getting frequent annoying internet issues. I'm using chrome (and previously chromium) and every no and then, the chrome just stop ...
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Undefined reference to symbol 'FcPatternAddDouble' - issue with building program

I'm Ubuntu 13.04 user. I haven't been able to build/install Japanese third-party software for artists called AzDrawing. Based on readme file, I executed make command in proper directory. At first it ...
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install a version of libreoffice or openoffice in Ubuntu 12.04 that will produce Powerpoint compatible presentations?

I have seen some bug reports that say LibreOffice 3.7 has fixed an issue with pptx files that makes them compatible with Powerpoint (I am testing with Powerpoint 2010). I have generated a ...
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Sometimes (quite frequently) Chromium doesn't start up

I've been having a problem with the Chromium browser.Sometimes when I want to open it,I click on it,the icon appears at the bottom of the screen,the pointer shows that the browser is loading and after ...
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Blue-striped boot screen after uninstall gnome

I installed Gnome 3.8 like in link (http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/gnome-3-8-ppa-for-ubuntu-gnome) is described. I installed it, didn't liked it so uninstalled it as there is written. I had some ...
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how do I convert dyn dynamic external ip-address to ubuntu 13.04 internal ip-address

how do I convert dyn dynamic external ip-address to ubuntu 13.04 internal ip-address I have isc-dhcp-server apache2 dns ubuntu 13.04 netcomm 3G-sim card router I am using ddclient to obtain the ...
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Can't get second monitor to work: Raedon HD 7470

I'm getting confused about why it wont work. We have a Dell partner, and we asked specifically for dual monitor (*they sold us two monitors at the same time!). I knew Ubuntu support would be ok,, but ...
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Can write review on Ubuntu software center, for ClamTK

For some reason I cant write a review for ClamTK, it tells me "The origin of the application cannot be detected. Entering a review is not possible" However I do have it installed and have the ...
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How can I save my laptop's screen brightness in Ubuntu 13.04?

My laptop's screen brightness returns to the high mode when I restart my computer. I wanna to find a method to save it forever. I like change my screen brightness to 40% and save it to prevent its ...
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Installed Ubuntu 13.04 but PC still tries to boot up win7

So I installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my PC. in the installation i chose the option to only install Ubuntu and delete win7 completely. when i reboot after the installation is complete it tries to boot up ...
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ubuntu 13.04 cant read windows 8 partition anymore

I freshly installed ubuntu 13.04 on my Windows 8 PC. Dual booting it, I created a symbolic link while on ubuntu to my windows based Dropbox directory. The link worked fine while the computer was still ...
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uninstalling mysql from ubuntu

I installed mysql in my system using ubuntu12.10 by tar.gz file. Now,I wanted to remove it from the system,please suggest me the ways to uninstall it. Thanks in advance
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AVerTV Hybrid Volar Q

I have recently received a AVerTV Hybrid Volar Q USB TV tuner and it works great in Windows. However, I am unable to get Ubuntu to detect it. I would appreciate hearing from anyone who has managed to ...
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Ubuntu Server 13.04 on IBM x3300 M4 - boot failure

I installed Ubuntu Server 13.04 on an IBM x3300 M4 system. Everything was fine during the installation, and all the required updates were done automatically, but when the installation was completed ...
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No Unity 3D in VirtualBox

I'm having trouble running Unity 3D in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS in VirtualBox. I tried enabling 3D acceleration, it still does not show 3D. Only 2D. I tried installing VBox Guest additions, won't show 3D. ...
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Upgrade did not complete successfully

The upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04 was interrupted prior to completion. What can I do to get my Ubuntu operating system working again.
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How to run PHASE V2.0 using ubuntu

I wish to use PHASE v2.0. I had follow the instruction during installation. However, nothing turn out when i type in command. I always get no such directory or file. Anyone can help on this matter? ...
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I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Lenovo x220 then upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 blank screen

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Lenovo x220 then upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 now I get a blank screen after I see the ubuntu logo and the four dots below it. I see my wireless indicator lit as well as my ...
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trouble finding Ubuntu

Installation went fine on my old tower pc. I replaced windows xp with Ubuntu 12.4 and continued on with the reboot. The trouble is that nothing appears upon start up. dos works through the initial ...
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How to Replace Thunar with PcManFM

How should I do to replace Thunar with PCManFM in Xubuntu? I have tried but just removing Thunar and instaling PCManFM. And PCManFM doesn't succeed Thunar features like integrated with Dropbox, ...
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Problem sharing ethernet connection via WiFi

I've an Ethernet connection to the Internet and I need to share it via Wifi with my other mobile devices. I followed up the instructions of setting up a hotspot in Ubuntu: I created a new connection ...
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Ubuntu Wubi Booting Problems

I've previously installed Windows 7 and Windows 8 and both of them in dual boot with Windows 8 bootloader. Then, I installed Ubuntu 13.04 by using Wubi in Windows 8 in a separate partition(E). So, the ...
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How to rebuild ZFS pool with new disks of different sector sizes?

I have Ubuntu 12.04 with ZFS installed. There are two pools: rpool (the root filesystem) and rdata (all the data). rdata was built with 2 x 1TB WD EADS drives (with 512 byte physical sectors) in a ZFS ...
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VMWare Player pauses often

I'm using a 64bit Windows 8 inside vmplayer, with 2 virtual processor cores, virtual hard disk resides on a fast local disc and is not preallocated; host CPU is Intel i7 3770, should be capable of ...
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curl-config error during installation of package

Whhile installing free radius protobuf package I am getting following error root@ggns2egl01:/tmp/rlm_protobuf-freeradius-2.1.x# ./configure checking for gcc... gcc checking whether the C compiler ...
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Installing Ubuntu 13 on Clean Mac?

I have a cleanly wiped MacBook Pro. When I say cleanly wiped I mean the only way the computer will turn on is if I run it in recovery mode. I was given it for free the other day from my friend as he ...
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my keyboard doesn't respond when i try to reset a lost administrative password

My keyboard stops responding when i get to Enter new UNIX password: Retype new UNIX password: passwd: password updated successfully root@ubuntu:~# What am i doing wrong?
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UBUNTU 12.04LTS and virtualbox

When I used win xp as virtual machine under 10.04lts, it worked fine. we shared printers attached for win machines with different ip address. no issue. stable and reliable. on upgrading the server to ...
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Sound on Install 13.04

Once I install 13.04 from 12.10 the sound on my LG laptop stopped working. I installed 13.10 hoping the bug was fixed but alas while the sound worked the laptop keyboard wouldn't work. Any ideas? I ...
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Boot up with USB or external hard drive

Can Ubuntu be used in a computer with no internal hard drive? Using only a USB or external hard drive Best regards, Brian
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external USB drive getting mounted as ro

mount displays: /dev/sdc2 on /media/My Book type hfsplus (ro,nosuid,nodev,uhelper=udisks) Is there a way to mount this as rw, and copy data. This was working with Mac OSX, and on Mac its no loger ...
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Failed to start greeter

After some pretty advanced configuration and kernel compilation, I've got EFI booting and Intel Graphics enabled on my MacBook Pro 8,3 and the ATI proprietary driver disabled in order to be able to ...
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ubuntu10.04 can't mount USB Automatically,and can't access LAN via smb

my ubuntu10.04 can't mount USB Automatically,I have to mount manually,and can't access LAN via smb command,I have tested is OK via ping
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Driver BCM43277 not working propely. Missing wlan0 interface

I have an Acer 5253 and I had installed all the drivers. The wifi works fine but when I open a terminal it says: root@zoli-Aspire-5253:/home/zoli#airmon-ng Interface Chipset Driver eth1 ...

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