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Install full Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS in a 64Gb USB 3.0 drive with NTFS side partition for windows compatibility

I want to partition a 64Gb USB 3.0 drive to have a full ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS installation in one 48Gb ext2 partition and a common NTFS partition with 16Gb to be accessed by windows and ubuntu without ...
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What's the simplest way of creating a Virtual Machine from a Physical Ubuntu Server?

I have full access to the server, although I normally use it via SSH. I would like to have a backup of this server because it has too many configurations and running programs, crons, etc. that I ...
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Installing ubuntu on an external 1TB hard drive. I want 500gb for storage and 500gb for ubuntu

Like the title I want 500GB to go ubuntu and 500GB to go to external storage as in I want to put files from windows to the external hard drive as well. Is this possible? If so how should I approach it?...
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Deluge WebUI and download path

I installed Deluge and the webui. I set the download path in the GUI client on the server, however when I launch the WebUI and click on preferences, the Download To folder shows C:\Windows\system32\...
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minimal cd install problem 32-bit

I am trying to install xubuntu from the ubuntu minimal cd, but hit a wall when it "loading additional components." This happens at 18 %. I understand that I can install the xubuntu desktop this way, ...
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Screen crazily flashing after custom resolution

I am using ubuntu 15.10 on A8-7670k APU. Since fglrx is not working (for this APU?), I add a custom resolution setting with built in radeon driver. I added several line in my startup script .xprofile: ...
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“System Program problem detected”-->“Error: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)”

I'm really newbie to linux, so I'd be glad with a step by step answer. I'm using ubuntu 15.10 (recently upgraded) Perhaps I should emphasize that the upgrade didn't complete well or totally because ...
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Wi-Fi connections are dropping

I'm having a problem with my [USB] Wi-Fi connection in Ubuntu 14.04.4, it keeps dropping after every few minutes and I then need to restart my laptop to connect again. My phone connects well to the ...
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Umount the disk partition which is deleted

During installation of windows i deleted the partition which is going to mount on ubuntu during booting up.hence when ubuntu boot up start it's show this msg CC1E4130(example) Is not mounted yet S-...
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Backup of Akonadi: What makes sense?

At https://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/Datensicherung/#4-was-zu-sichern-sich-nicht-lohnt (in German unfortunately) it says that it does not pay off to backup ~/.local/share/akonadi. Why is that? What should I ...
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Can't access Linux from macbook

So I installed linux Elementary OS on my macbook air. I had to do the manual Partitioning since there was no "install alongside" button during installation. The problem is; I can't access it, when I ...
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OS Installation via Mirror

I am trying to do fresh machine installation via Kickstart over HTTP. During the installation the installer failed to download from the mirror on looking at the installer logs I could notice errors ...
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command not found error when installing android sdk

When installing android sdk on Ubuntu, I run the command android sdk as instructed on Installing android page but I get the command not found error. See screenshot below.
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Not able to browse internet through WiFi in Ubuntu 14.04

I am able to connect to WiFi but not able to browse internet on Ubuntu 14.04. It was working fine earlier. ifconfig as given below: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 3c:97:0e:55:74:a7 ...
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Files disappearing in Ubuntu

I have a lot of music in my hard drive and some times they disappear. In my previous Ubuntu installation, this was happening very much. I did I fresh install a few days ago (not because of this) and ...
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language learning on ubuntu tablet

I have a linux computer, but i use an android tablet. On my tablet i have a series of apps for learning french and spanish. My favorites are the "fun easy learn" apps which lets you memorize words. ...
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Compiling a .TGZ - tutorial clarification using Compiling Things On Ubuntu The Easy Way

I am using a document entitled "Compiling things on Ubuntu the Easy Way". In step 2 "Getting the software you want", I have copied the downloaded .TGZ file, and extracted it (it created a separate ...
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apt-get is broken (error processing package)

I can't do anything with apt-get. As root, I ran "apt-get clean" (finished quickly and silently). Then "apt-get update"- which, since I am running an old version (13.?) can't find the repositories ...
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How to remove/stop desktop component from the server?

I found that my ubuntu server is displaying GUI on boot. How to remove this? This is headless server and there is not reason to spend resources for GUI. Simultaneously I wish to keep virtual stuff ...
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Help installing WIFI USB adapter from Alfa, model AWUS036AC on Ubuntu 15.4

I recently purchased the WIFI USB adapter from Alfa, model AWUS036AC. I downloaded the latest Linux driver from their website AWUS036AC_036EAC_ACH_linux_v4.3.8_12175.20140902, but unfortunately being ...
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OpenStack networksetup for Install using AutoPilot

I am trying to install OpenStack using AutoPilot on a single VMware ESX. I have a very simple config. Two vSwitches one Router. The online instructions say: "In vSphere, make at least a full /24 ...
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port forwarding to docker instance for rdp

I have installed docker on my machine. On the ubuntu container I am using, I've installed all the stuff necessary to remote desktop via RDP. (like xrdp, tightvncserver, etc). Even remote-desktop from ...
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I cannot find the proper Mac theme for my Ubuntu system. Help?

I've been trying for awhile now to get Macbuntu to work on my machine but it's incompatible and I cannot find any other versions. I tried this : https://sourceforge.net/projects/macbuntu/ And I have ...
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Minecraft launcher is odd at 15.10?

When I open Minecraft, the launcher opens and freezes at the "Starting Launcher..." part sometimes. I need to log out and in to resolve the issue. If there's a solution could you please enlighten me? ...
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Multi-monitor: one or the other monitor goes black

I have two monitors hooked to a GTX-960. One is connected via DVI and the other via DP. This is a System76 Leopard Extreme desktop. I'm using the proprietary Nvidia "tested" drivers. Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. ...
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How to select filesize range on data recovery utilities like Photorec

I recently formatted my hard drive in order to install an Ubuntu/Windows dual boot system. Of course, I made a backup to an external HDD of my Ubuntu home folder (had been using Ubuntu for the last ...
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Black screen with movable mouse in Kubuntu 15.10 KDE - How do i fix it?

I accidentally moved my unstable power coord connected to my monitor (It gets disconnected easily) and couldnt get the power coord to fit in rightly, so i had to force restart my computer (cause i ...
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Copy files from directory if the name is present in a text file

#!/bin/bash while IFS='' read -r line || [[ -n "$line" ]]; do cd /home/Sud/Minimal\ Packages/All/ if [ -d $line ] then cp $line*.rpm /home/Sud/NewFolder/rpms/ else ...
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Cannot display this video mode on boot

I have googled around, but nobody seems to have found a solution for this problem. This computer will not boot to Linux cds, so i have installed ubuntu on a hard drive and then put the hard drive in ...
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Install CUDA toolkit in non-nvidia hardware

How do I install cuda toolkit for a pc having no Nvidia cards? I want to run cuda programs on CPU. My Graphics: Mobile Intel® GM45 Express Chipset
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adding an application into the search computer menu

I am currently using ubuntu 14.0.4 LTS. I just installed it and I searched up by pressing Alt+F2 I am able to search the computer for programs / files / folders but somehow I installed webstorm and ...
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Failed to create OpenGL context. Your graphics card must support at least OpenGL v3.1

I have successfully installed steam and dota2. But when I try to play dota2 this pops up: Unable to start game. Failed to create OpenGL context. Your graphics card must support at least OpenGL v3.1 ...
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How can I install system just from installed system, not USB or CD?

I know how to create a bootable USB (pendrive), or CD, to install Ubuntu on to a hard disk. But I already had an installed system on USB, and don't have any additional USB anymore. So I booted into ...
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Install Ubuntu on SSD

I have the following config: HP 210 mini Intel Atom 1.6 ghz CPU Crucial MX100 256GB SSD 2GB RAM After installing 15.10, the system displays grub loader. After selecting the boot option, the ACPI ...
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WINE not properly uninstalling

So I recently updated to WINE version 1.9.6 from version 1.6.2 (from software manager). The new version was not working, so I decided to uninstall it, and reinstall the old version, but the new ...
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GRUB broken after upgrading to Windows 10

I had an Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 8.1 dual boot system with Grub2. After my recent upgrade to free Windows 10. GRUB is broken, it gave me the grub rescue> prompt. Reading on internet I figured I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 launcher transparency doesn't work, possible driver issue

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04. I noticed that the launcher had no transparency, so I looked up the problem and found that Unity Tweak Tool could help. However, this was no use at all, no matter ...
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Give Read/Write Access to Group

I have created a group called webgroup - what must I do to give read/write access to anyone in this group to the folder /var/www using the command sudo chmod frightens me as I know you can quickly ...
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How to change grub command-line (grub shell) keyboard layout?

When I boot in GRUB2 and press c, I have access to GRUB shell. How to change the keyboard layout (language) of this GRUB shell? Note that I'm booting an Ubuntu VM inside Virtualbox.
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Resizing the unity launcher bar 15.10

Is there a way on Ubuntu 15.10 to resize the actual Unity 'bar' to reflect the amount of icons that are present? Similar to Docky but with the default Unity bar? Cheers. Sort of like this:
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Open terminal option no longer on desktop

The right click menu on my desktop no longer has an option to launch the terminal. Brief history: I was messing around with my locale file and ended up breaking unity. There was no desktop, no ...
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Where is Pyvenv?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS which comes with Python 3.4.3 I want to use the pyvenv command, but when I try running pyven I get command not found, and if I try pyvenv-3.4 it tells me to use apt-get ...
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How to fix ntfs-3g.usermap “You have defined no user” failure?

Well, AskUbuntu insist this title is "The question you're asking appears subjective and is likely to be closed", I really don't see what is subjective here - all I want is ntfs-3g.usermap to succeed. ...
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Change lightdm-gtk-greeter background?

I've been Googling like a maniac trying to find an answer, so I've now decided to ask here. How do I go about changing the background of the login screen? (lightdm-gtk-greeter). It currently uses ...
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Xen uninstallation

I have tried to install Xen on my ubuntu 14.04 system but I got an error while rebooting " error while mounting /proc/xen. Now i want to remove xen packages completely from my system. I have tried ...
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Ubuntu on MS Azure - how to setup nginx

I created new VM with Ubuntu 14.04 and I'd like to setup nginx on it. I installed nginx via putty ssh connection: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nginx sudo ufw allow 80 However, when I ...
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I'm having ubuntu 14.04.4(server) with open ssl version 1.0.1f version. AM i vulnerable to heartbleed?

I'm having ubuntu 14.04.4(server) with open ssl version 1.0.1f version openssl: 1.0.1f 6 jan 2014 built on mon feb 29 18:11:15 UTC 2016 platform: debian-amd64 What i need to know is that am i ...
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Postfix sends from localhost using mail but does not relay mails from local clients

For a couple of days I am trying to configure Postfix/Dovecot, I did my best to follow the guides, I can receive mail but cannot send mail from other mail clients than localhost. Here is a syslog ...
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Cherokee installation on ubuntu

Actually i want to install cherokee web server on my Ubuntu 15.10 desktop. When i downloaded the source file and then tried to configure it like configure --prefix=/usr --localstatedir=/var --...
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Wine sound no longer works

Wine, the program that allows for using Windows .exe files, no longer plays sound. How do I get the sound back on?

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