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cant log into ubuntu as main/only user but can as guest

Up graded to ubuntu 13.10. all ok then installed updates and afterwards trying to log in as usual just produced a loop of repeated login screens, but logging in as guest worked ok. I think the ...
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Problem while upgrading from 13.04 to 13.10 version

Hello i was trying to update my ubuntu version then i get this problem. An unresolvable problem occurred while calculating the upgrade. This can be caused by: * Upgrading to a pre-release version ...
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A problem occurs when I try to install utorrent

I found the commands to install utorrent in a post on this website. When I run this command: sudo ln -s /opt/utorrent-server-v3_0/utserver /usr/local/bin/utserver It says: ln: failed to create ...
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How to force installation of nemo version 1.x and not 2.x?

I've installed nemo as a file-manager but since version 2.0 got released, there is the problem with the desktop rendering, as described here. How can I install the latest version of nemo before 2.0? ...
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Ubuntu desktop showing default color with no left nav or top navs after login and xrdp install

i wanted to configure remote desktop on my perfectly running Ubuntu desktop 12.04 LTS version. I followed the below steps: sudo apt-get install xrdp --- this went well Nothing was coming up from ...
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How to repair log files

Accidentally I delete /var/log folder My question is now can I recreate that folder again (and to work) I have some issues on apache, and I can't see any logs because the /var/log folder don't exist ...
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Boot problems in install

I had windows 8 running on my computer and decided that I wanted to swith over to using ubuntu. I used my USB drive and downloaded the 13.10 edition. The. I used the PendriveLinux software from the ...
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Wireless drivers

The results for my laptop are as below. How will i install wireless drivers and graphics? $ lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family DRAM Controller (rev 09) ...
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I cant acces /usr/share/phpmyadmin

I cant acces /usr/share/phpmyadmin after installing phpmyadmin, when i open the phpmyadmin folder the following error is displayed as an alert box.. You do not have the permissions necessary to view ...
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What do I do with the recovered lost partition

I recovered my lost Ubuntu 949 GB partition and it is on the launcher below the OS file when running the live cd. How to I integrate it into a running Ubuntu program?
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How do I mount my External HDD with filesystem type errors?

I am a relatively new Ubuntu user and I am having some difficulty mounting my external 2TB HDD. When I first installed Linux my external HDD was working just fine, however, it has stopped working and ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - PPTP VPN is the only Internet Access

(Modified for clarity, 11/11/13) Two distinct questions, just before the route table. I know this has been covered. I've read dozens of posts but still have questions. I have a work server whose ...
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OpenSSH Users and SFTP

I added users to my server, but when I try to login, it prompts me for a password, which I never put in. Do any of you know what the default password is? Also, I would like to setup SFTP, so can ...
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<Super> key is not invoking dash for me, only launcher

I tried setting Super"key to show dash, launcher, help overlay" to Super, and it is already Super, but it's not solving the issue. Key tapped and launcher is there, dash not showing. I have to click ...
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Bootable USB image

I have read and tried a number of the scenarios in the Clonezilla live docs and I haven't as yet been successful in creating what I hope I can. I have also searched the Forum here (via key words etc) ...
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PXE booting on old computer

So my computer is not working - the disk is totally cleared, I've deleted GRUB and PLOP which I used to install new system, because CD-Rom is broken and BIOS is old (whole computer is old, it's Sony ...
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Ubuntu installation black screen

I tried to install Kubuntu and Ubuntu from a USB-Stick. Both times I used unetbootin to get the .iso on my Stick. Everytime I boot from it I see the following: Try Ubuntu without install Install ...
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Facebook and MSN not connecting in Ubuntu 13.10

In 12.04LTS it all works fine but in 13.10 neither Facebook nor MSN connects. Seriously I wish Ubuntu will go back to Pidgin that just works fine without any issues.
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Installing Ubuntu From An USB With Limited Conditions

here is my situation: I have 2 computers, one with Windows 8 and another (a laptop) in which I want to install Ubuntu from an USB Flash (currently I don't have any operative system installed in the ...
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Problems with Ubuntu 13.04 upgrading

After upgrading to Ubuntu 13.04, on the top marging to the left of the language indicator, it appears a red circle with a white line in it, and I cannot open the software updater to solve this ...
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What is the latest version of Unity-2d

i would like to have the latest version of unity-2d installed on my system. i can see some references to a version 6 in some places e.g. http://changelogs.ubuntu.com/changelogs/pool/main/u/unity-2d/ ...
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I cannot get ubuntu to boot up on windows 8

I have set the priority to USB drive, turned off fast boot, turned off secure boot. I have tried multiple times and ways. I am fairly new but from what I understand is ueif or such is different. What ...
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Intel(R) Linux(TM) Graphics Driver Error after inserting password

I download Intel(R) Linux(TM) Graphics Driver for Ubuntu 13.04 x64 because I am using Ubuntu 13.04 x64, after I install it with dpkg, Program is fully installed, I start it and I can choose of Close ...
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Help with partitioning

I currently am dual booting Ubuntu and Windows with one hard drive running all of the Ubuntu partitions including grub, and the other running all of windows and the native boot loader for them ...
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Newbie question: running a custom script in terminal

I am complete new to Ubuntu, so please take it slowly: I'm trying to datamosh a video for my glitchart work and I've found a script (I THINK it's called script) for doing just that. But just can't ...
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Network manager applet in Gnome 3 .1X disappears when connected to the Internet

When using a wired connction to connect with the Internet, the network manager applet in the system status(tray) disappears. It comes back when the wired connection is disconnected.
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After upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10 bluetooth mouse not working when waking up from suspend, how can it be solved?

As the topic says, While using Ubuntu 13.04 I had no problem and when the computer woke up from suspend mode the mouse would work automatically without me doing anything. Since the upgrade to 13.10 I ...
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How to recover virus infected files from pendrive in Ubuntu

I need to recover my pictures and files from a pendrive. I used the pendrive in Windows yesterday to download a file. After that when I inserted the pendrive in Ubuntu, it was only showing the trash ...
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nVidia driver update causes unbootable system

I used Ubuntu Driver Update manager to install the recommended driver. I can't get into the GUI anymore, system hangs at terminal. I have read that there are terminal commands to purge the old ...
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Lenovo g400s sound card doesnt work

I have bought a lenovo g400s with a dolby advanced audio v2 and soon enough I've installed Ubuntu. But my surround sound doesn't work. Is it supported? I have tried countless tutorials on the ...
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why do i get fwrite error while saving the data to a binary file?

have written a c program where packets are received from the network and saves it in a binary file called 'sniff_data.bin'. But during the compilation i am getting error as 'too few arguments to ...
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Permissions about Saving files to an SD card

I am having trouble while saving valuable pdf files to my 16GB SDcard. I can save just fine on my system hard drive, but every time I try to move it to the SD card or save it straight to there, it ...
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problem with crontab entry with time tag

Does the following entry in a crontab have any problem. It's not giving output with time tag.. SHELL=/bin/bash PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/local/ferret/bin ...
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Why no PGAdmin in launcher for standard user?

I have installed PGAdmin and it all works well. But when I log in as a Standard User on Ubuntu 12.04 I don't see PGAdmin in the launcher. I have other programs like Libre Office, Lazarus and ...
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AMD Catalyst diskless cluster

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 to set up a diskless compute cluster. When I use the procedure detailed in https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DisklessUbuntuHowto, I successfully am able to boot all four nodes. ...
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HP Envy 6 ultrabook touchpad wont use the gestures

I quit Windows 8 for Ubuntu on my HP Envy 6 Ultrabook, but the touchpad won't work properly (I can't zoom in/out). In the settings there are no functions for zoom. How do I fix it?
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I can't upgrade 13.10 because of broken pipe

I try upgrading and this is what I get: christopher@chris-computer:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade [sudo] password for christopher: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Can i install Ubuntu on a the toshiba c55ta Touch screen?

Can i install Ubuntu on a the Toshiba c55ta Touch screen? If yes should i install 12.04 or 13.10? it has win 8 64bit and runs fine
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How to install mysql 5.5.34 completely from shell?

I'm try to install mysql 5.5.34 from shell in my server, I'm new for linux.Can anyone explain it simply?
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how to run java script in Geany application?

I'm trying to learn programming java script through "codecademy" website. So i downloaded Geany application for more practice but i could not run java script into that application. I created a ...
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Wireless doesn't work ubuntu 13.04

I have ubuntu 13.04 installed on my laptop, and I have a problem. My wireless doesn't work, and I really don't know what to do. I can't give more informations because I don't know what to say... Can ...
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Can't install the wireless driver in HP Pavilion dv2419us

I've just installed Ubuntu 13.04 in an old HP Pavilion dv2419us. The problem is, Ubuntu doesn't detect the wireless card. But it works fine in Windows 7. The following command returns nothing! ...
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Can't ping Ubuntu Server from Outside network

Just finished setting up my Ubuntu Server 12.04 as a web server at my house with broadband. Everything is setup and works just fine until I tried to access it from outside. The public IP for the ...
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AMD DPM does not seem to take effekt in Ubuntu 13.10

After installing Ubuntu 13.10 with Kernel 3.11 I tried do enable dpm on my ThinkPAd edge with ATI Radeon HD 4225. I installed TLP and enabled radeon.dpm=1 in the grub commandline exactly like ...
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LAN and wifi not detecting after upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10

Ubuntu is not detecting LAN sometimes.And 95 % of time it doesnot detect wifi.The network option says wifi are not in range even though they are It usually happens when the ubuntu stays idle for long ...
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Network Disabled

I recently bought a dell laptop with Ubuntu preinstalled in it. The wifi was working fine then, after a week or so i updated ubuntu. From that time i am not able to use net over WIFI. I did try few ...
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bluetooth on acer travelmate laptop can send only, but don't want to receive

I have a acer travelmate 5720 laptop that runs ubuntu 13.04. It has built in bluetooth. For what I can see is that Ubuntu did pick up the bluetooth and the necessary bluetooth drivers is installed. ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 won't use dhcp static lease from my router

I have a Buffalo router running dd-wrt (came stock from the factory with it). I have a DHCP static lease setup for my computer which dual boots Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10. When running Windows, there ...
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Getting Internal Server Error while accessing the libindicate documentation!

I'm building an indicator app and I'm trying to connect to http://developer.ubuntu.com/api/ubuntu-12.04/c/indicate/ for getting reference documentation. However it gives me the Internal Server Error, ...
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Kismet config edit on ubuntu 13.04

I am having issue running kismet, I installed it and my wireless adapter for my laptop, could you please assist how should i configure. whenever I start kismet I get ( connection refused error). Thank ...

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