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Changes to exfat partition do not persist

I have a SD card exfat formatted, I can mount it and write on it: delete files, copy files on it, I can see the change applied, the LED on the card reader blinks when writing, but if I unmount and ...
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Teamviewer 11, Ubuntu 15.10, Three monitors on Nvidia drivers - black screen

I'm running Teamviewer 11 on Ubuntu 15.10, running three monitors on the Nvidia drivers. I primarily use Teamviewer to connect to my desktop system from my android phone, but when I connect to this ...
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Search in all folders of imap mailbox with Mutt

I have just configured Mutt with my Gmail settings. I am able to fetch, read, and send email. I can also search messages in my inbox and specific folders. However, I would like to know if there is a ...
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Unable to access Ubuntu network share from Windows, Ubuntu web interfaces are down and unable to access via PuTTY

first off I am very much a novice! I have a home media server running Ubuntu server 14.04.3 LTS On Thursday evening, after months of smooth operation, web interfaces for webmin etc. became ...
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Nvidia Ion Asus Eee PC Seashell series 1215n and Optimus

I'm using ubuntu, lubuntu , kubuntu: Linux sysop 3.19.0-33-generic #38-Ubuntu SMP Fri Nov 6 18:18:12 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux on a Asus Eee PC Seashell series 1215n that has an ...
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Where does Gunicorn come from in `service gunicorn restart`?

When I pip freeze, I do not see Gunicorn. I am wondering where Gunicorn comes from when I run service gunicorn restart/stop. And what is service's relationship with Upstart? Thanks. Edit: I now ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Live disk enters low graphics mode, then screen goes black

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 on a computer I just put together with a live disk. I get to the screen letting choose from try ubuntu, and the installer. Regardless of which one I pick it says ...
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Shell Script - How to run script after mysql is ready?

I have a script (in a .sh file) to run once everytime i logged in. But I have to make sure that mysql service is already running before the main script in my .sh executed. Here is my draft: function ...
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Issue with tweepy installation

I am facing following error while installing tweepy on Ubuntu. sudo pip install tweepy Downloading/unpacking tweepy Running setup.py egg_info for package tweepy Traceback (most recent call ...
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Unable to install Steam ( unmet dependencies )

I'm new to Linux. I installed Steam on my desktop, but it doesn't work. It says that the following information may help to resolve this issue The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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When i download something and click 'show in folder' nothing happens

I am running the newest Ubuntu, when I download something, such as an mp3 file, and click on Show in Folder, absolutely nothing happens. Is there an easy fix for this, without being technical and ...
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New pc, decent specifications and it doesn't work up to par. What's wrong?

Problem: Freshly built pc that I'm fairly certain can run the Portal series. The problem is that is doesn't and won't even play simple 2d-games. Examples of games I tried King Arthur's gold, project ...
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CUPS Printer Server

I am in the process of building a print server for my organisation. I want to make it possible for pc's on one subnet to be able to print on another subnet. I was wondering if anyone maybe have tips ...
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How do I remove a MATLAB program running on Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed MATLAB 2012 on Ubuntu 14.04, and I want to uninstall it. According to the support instructions, I should type in a command as rm -rf matlabroot. Howeever, this does not help. In fact, ...
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RDP unable to connect Remmina/Ubuntu 14.04

Remmina had been connecting to my RDP service for several months, until it just stopped. It will still connect by IP address. Ping confirms that the domain name resolves to the proper IP, and nothing ...
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Copying and pasting from ubuntu thru putty to another computer

I am trying to copy code from a forum then paste it thru putty to a nano editor file. Can't seem to get it to paste into nano.
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Installing libav 10 on Ubuntu 14.04

I need libav version 10 or higher. I'm running Ubuntu 14.0.3. I have versions 9.18-6 installed. Looking at https://libav.org/download/ - I see some source files I could try to compile - but I'd ...
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How to change storage vdi size

On windows host I changed the vdi size by typing - VBoxManage.exe modifyhd vdi_file --resize 50000 It was completed and I can see the new size of the file in my windows explorer. Inside the settings ...
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why is my os x hhd available on my ubuntu partition

I am running ubuntu on a macbook pro. Recently I restored my os x partition using a backup, and now I notice that in my Recovery HD and my Macintosh HD are both showing up in my Ubuntu in the /media ...
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14.04 xrdp gnome-session (of any sort) does not work

I have spent the evening trying to get xrdp working... None of these ~/.xsession options work - the connection starts, but then crashes gnome-session -–session=Ubuntu-2d gnome-session ...
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After update 15.04 to 15.40 VLC app did not work

I've tried to upgrate VLC, with sudo commands it was not possible. Now I get some errors when trying to upgrade the system like: W:Failed to fetch ...
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195 views

14.04 LTS intermittent wifi connection problem

I have just bought an ASUS E402M and have installed Ubuntu 14.04. I installed Ubuntu, replacing Windows which was originally installed. I have been having an intermittent problem connecting to my ...
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Ubuntu re-installing everytime I restart my computer

I'll just jump right into it. Just to give a sort of run down: I'm trying to install Ubuntu onto my windows 7 desktop so I can dual boot it. So I was on YouTube looking up videos on how to install ...
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Windows chkdsk deleted all my Linux files

I have a dual boot setup and when I booted into windows one time chkdsk automatically ran. It ended up deleting a bunch of files on my NTFS storage HDD, all the deleted files were created on Linux. ...
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Reinstalling Ubuntu While Keeping Files and Programs

After messing up my Xorg I decided to do a reinstall using the installation DVD (I'm using the latest version of Ubuntu) since user files aren't affected. I'm not even able to use the recovery mode, ...
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Turn off workspace switch-over display

Using LightDM and wmctrl to set up workspaces and switch between them. How can I deactivate the screen which is very briefly shown when switching between workspaces?
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Sliding Desktop Wallpapers into Lubuntu 15.10

How can we get an automatic desktop background image changing, over an specific time, into Lubuntu 15.10? I am interested in something like the typical slide presentation, with a, let's say, 5 ...
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397 views

Additional Drivers for NVIDA Quadro K620 Required for Ubuntu Installation

I just purchased a new Dell computer for my work which has a NVIDIA Quadro K620 (The salesman assured me that it would work on Ubuntu which it does with installation of additional drivers, I've been ...
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Flash drive not writable after removing bootable OS

I followed these instructions to wipe out the bootable OS from my flash drive. While the bootable was removed, the drive remained unwritable. I then tried following these instructions to make it ...
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Acer PC won't boot from CDRom after installing ubuntu

Thanks for taking the time to read my question! :) I have a very old ACER PC (I think it was bought in 2005) and I installed ubuntu replacing windows XP which is outdated. I have recently experienced ...
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How to make hibernation work again on 15.10 after disabling encrypted swap

on my clean install of Xubuntu 15.10 I am unable to make hibernation work, although it's been working on my laptop successfully since 11.10 or so. The only thing changed is that I have selected ...
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HP Envy-15 Notebook running Ubuntu 15.10 having discharge related issues

I currently possess a HP Envy-15 notebook with Ubuntu 15.10 Velvet Currently Dual Booting with Windows 8.1 When the battery have a charge of 100% and I turn off the Laptop from Ubuntu the next time I ...
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Can't change KDE Kickoff menu style

I attempted to change the Kickoff menu style in Kubuntu 15.04 by right clicking on the icon and then "Alternatives", and then changing to "Application Menu". That worked, but now I am not able to ...
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USB disconnect ubuntu 14.04 LS

This is a frequent questions, but there is no solution, I installed ubuntu 14.04 the USBs ports are disconnected, I just reboot one,two or three time then it will connect. this is the output of dmesg ...
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Can't find USB flash drive in terminal in VirtualBox guest

I'm running Ubuntu on a VirtualBox with the purpose of building an LFS. At first I had trouble getting my flash drive to be detected, It wouldn't show up on my disks. But I fixed the issue. Now, ...
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Keeping multiple copies Updated to a Template

I've not used many tools in either visualization or with Ubuntu itself. However, I need to solve a problem we will be having very shortly. We're getting our development team up and running on a new ...
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Randomly losing wi-fi connection 15.10

I have fresh install Ubuntu 15.10 wily Gnome Shell. Sometimes, randomly it lose wi-fi connection. During this time, my laptop is able to use wi-fi without any issue. I do nothing and after 1-5 ...
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Which browsers can properly handle non-mouse/keyboard input devices? (Eg touchscreens, graphics tablets, etc)

A W3C Recommendation (24 February 2015) defines events and related interfaces for handling hardware agnostic pointer input from devices including a mouse, pen, touchscreen, etc. Essentiall y letting ...
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How to identify unnecessary partitions - dual boot?

I am new to Ubuntu, currently using 15.10 with a Win 10 dual boot. I had a number of false attempts at installing the dual boot (started with just windows). I'm not sure what partitions were ...
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Problem when downloading a package using Ubuntu Software Center

I am trying to download the package MATLAB from Ubuntu Software Center on Ubuntu 14.04 , but when it begins applying the changes it does not respond. I am stuck at this point, I can not stop the ...
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How do I use a network connection after I have created it in network manager GUI?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and have used the network management GUI (located on the system status bar at the top of the screen). I have created a new connection for connecting to my Wifi access point - ...
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Wireless lan QCA61x4 not working on Ubuntu 15.10

I've installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my laptop(Samsung NT900X3K-K78S) Everything works fine except wireless lan(QCA61x4). So, I've searched and tried every related question answers. but there is no working ...
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Fresh Ubuntu Install, Purple then black screen. Shift/Space/Esc won't post GRUB

So I have two SSD, one with my windows 10 install and the other I just use for Steam and other files. I shrinked the partition for the second SSD to make room for a Ubuntu install. Then I booted from ...
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No access to my ubuntu OS after ubuntu upgrade from 12.X to 14.04

I have a laptop( sony vaio) with windows 10 and ubuntu. I had ubuntu12.x and I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit). My card is a nvidia geforce 540M. After the installation the laptop restarted and what ...
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Mount and share a drive with bindfs in fstab permissions

I set a drive to mount on boot and set the permissions with bindfs, but I still have no access rights, root only. After reading everything on the issue I could possibly find, I found that mounting ...
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Audio only works over digital (HDMI), analogue deem humming

I was using the inbuilt sound chip (Realtek ALC887) on my motherboard (GA-Z97P-D3 Rev 1.1). In Ubuntu, HDMI audio works flawlessly, with great sound quality. Plugging headphones in the front audio ...
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Install Ubuntu 15.04 from wubi

I want to install Ubuntu but my dvd is corrupted (after maked error to install the garbage of Microsoft.... ) and don't have usb stick. So will my Ubuntu 15.04 from wubi work if I remove windows ?
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bumblebee 64 and 32 bit?

Is it possible to have bumblebee and primus 64 bit and 32 bit both installed at the same time? So that 64bit apps will use the 64bit libs? If so, how? When I sudo apt-get install primus:i386, it ...
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Segmentation fault when attempting to install drive using Go

I am trying to install drive on my Ubuntu 14.04 from the command line. I have installed Go and Git as the instructions in the link said, but whenever I try to run the command $ go get -u ...
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Corrupt Backupt GPT Table

This question has been asked before, but the offered solutions didn't work for me. mao@CatLap:~$ sudo gdisk /dev/sda [sudo] password for mao: GPT fdisk (gdisk) version 1.0.0 Caution: invalid backup ...

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