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g++ in Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 - I used to use Debian but some of my software vendors cannot support that OS. I need g++. HOW DO I GET IT? I cannot put my machine on the network. I have done the ...
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How does 'apt' decide how many old kernels to keep?

I'm managing a couple of servers for core services (NTP, DNS, etc) and it just occured to me that one of the servers seems to keep the 3 latest kernels, instead of 2 on the others : nul@quark:~$ sudo ...
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`Error: Bad Format` for .exe on WINE 1.7

I am using Ubuntu Gnome 15.04 and wine 1.7. I tried to run a game's setup file which is .exe but Wine gives an error message: BAD FORMAT. How can I solve this? I am not an advanced ubuntu user, so I ...
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Ubuntu sound settings gone

Ubuntu froze and I was forced to shut it down with brute force (holding the power button). Ever since then the sound settings have disappeared and I am not able to adjust the volume / select the ...
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Installing windows 8 alongside ubuntu 14.04 without DVD

I need Windows 8 for some programs like InDesign for school. I lost the installation DVD. Is there another way of installing Windows 8 besides making a bootable USB? Thanks!
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open folders as administrator

Before anyone try to close my question as duplicate please read this! I have followed the instructions in Why can't I install "Open As Administrator"? I have restarted my computer but ...
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Problem installing Ubuntu 15.04

I have installed Ubuntu before but then I try to install Ubuntu 15.04 on a Asus computer I am getting a new message I never got before. It reads like this: If you continue, the changes listed ...
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No Brightness Control in Samsung Q430 Laptop EXCEPT with Bumblebee and Ubuntu MATE 15.04

Over the last few years, I've used various flavors of Ubuntu (as well as Mint and other forks) and up to Kubuntu 15.04, they don't ever seem to have functional brightness control on my Samsung Q430 ...
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tenant and external network vlan mapping in openstack

have deployed openstack Juno on VMware with 3 nodes one for each network, controller & compute following the below link using VLAN network. http://docs.openstack.org/juno/instal... In the neutron ...
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Menu Advanced Welcome Page Options

How do i get to the Advanced Welcome Page Options menu. i just keep getting the black and white ubuntu menu i need to get to the Advanced Welcome Page Options menu.
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Pointing Grub Rescue to the correct .mod

I've borked my ubuntu installation. It seems to have mixed up whether to use bios grub or efi grub. When I get to grub rescue, I can find all the mod files I need at ...
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Apps auto start under 4g connection

When i had regular internet provider connected to my router and spreading signal wireless apps like my-weather-indicator and redshift had worked fine. But after start using a 4g dongle connected to my ...
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How do I make my own custom Ubuntu version? [duplicate]

This is my first post. Anyway, I want to make an Ubuntu distro that is based off of 13.04 or above. I want to modify the loading screens, default desktop pictures, screensavers, color schemes, dock, ...
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Clean Install Ubuntu on Windows 8.1

I have got a HP Pavillion(Core i7, 8Gb Ram, 2Gb Nvidia Graphics, 1TB HD) with Windows 8.1 pre installed. I would like to do a clean install of Ubuntu on my laptop. What if I don't like Ubuntu and want ...
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Linux as an OS not religion? [on hold]

I wanted to get the sense of persons using a form of Ubuntu for everyday business tasks. My goal is to replace an aging OSX-powered Mac with a Linux box and Lubuntu. Can linux just 'get out of the ...
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How can I put a cluster lines in numeric order?

How can I convert this: -foo -bar 42 \ randomtext=00 "00" \ -randomtext=00 "00" \ -foo -bar 104 \ randomtext=00 "00" \ -foo -bar 1 \ -randomtext=00 "00" \ To this: ...
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How to start win7 or linux at user login

I have a PC that is multi-user. Each user has a defined OS profile. 1 windows users and 1 linux user, with the base OS linux. How can I boot the PC to linux and then allow each user login to launch ...
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upgrade 12.10 to later version [duplicate]

I followed the directions. Got terminal message that some repositories had not been downloaded. There were no on screen instructions
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How to measure input levels test on Kubuntu?

I noticed that in Ubuntu the sound/volume tool gives the chance to change the input volume/level while you speak through the microphone and there is a bar giving you the measure for the volume of your ...
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Loading of applications in ubuntu freeze my system for a while

I have a very powerful ubuntu system with core i3 4370 processor and it works very fast, but it seems it's bottleneck is in harddrive. This log review loading of my hard drive when I try to open ...
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Google Chrome favicon is not displayed as the window icon

I have created the following ~/.local/share/applications/whatsapp.desktop file for launching WhatsApp on my laptop: [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Terminal=false Type=Application Name=WhatsApp ...
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How to show a popup after login in 14.04

I tried to follow the procedure in the answer to this question How do I create a popup banner before login with Lightdm?, but I just get a blank screen. If I run my shell script on its own, I get the ...
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Apache nolonger able to start (could not bind to address error)

I run a local apahe2 and PHP set up on my Ubuntu desktop to test stuff. Mainly so I can avoid uploading utter garbage when I am creating new code. However after a particularly problematic upgrade it ...
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How to get rid of templates folder

I have a simple problem: Whenever I delete the templates folder in my home directory (/home/[username]/ in case that info is of use) it seems to come back. It contains nothing and I have no use for ...
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systemd on 15.04 won't log stdout of unit

I'm currently trying to make a systemd unit as a web server. Currently, my foo.service file looks as follows: [Unit] Description=The Foo Web Server [Service] Type=simple ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Installer: no disks [UEFI]

could you please help me with my problem: I can't install Ubuntu on my Dell Vostro 5470 laptop. I'm booting in UEFI mode and NO disks are shown in "do something else". It's just blank window. I want ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 fails to boot after updates are installed

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 64bit on my new Lenovo Thinkpad T450s. It worked for some 3 weeks, I could also install updates without problems. But 10 days ago, after installing updates, Ubuntu failed ...
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Cant boot - no bootable device found

I have installed Ubuntu on an Acer laptop, and after working fine for 5 months, today a have boot problems: no bootable device I checked the BIOS and i can see the hard drive, but the hard drive is ...
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How do I install and run programs on Ubuntu?

I downloaded a program called piskel from here and I have no idea how to run it or install it. This are the files that where inside: Maybe someone can point me in the right direction. Thanks.
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Poor experience after install of 14.03

I am an old Ubuntu user who drifted away to Mint about 3 years back. Although I don't have any reason to change, I was told that Ubuntu was now probably better than Mint, and so decided to try the ...
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Program Launcher is underneath all other windows

My program launcher comes in underneath any other windows that might be on the screen, this is really getting annoying can someone please help.
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Bluetooth with Kernel 3.18 on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running the kernel me@me:~$ uname -r 3.18.0-031800-generic because I need support for MST. Since I've installed this, I cannot connect with my bluetooth headset(or mobile phone). For a short ...
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How to install Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 on Acer Aspire One D270

I have an Acer Aspire One D270 laptop. I am unable to install Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7. I am following the steps from the official Ubuntu website: Install Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS. When I get to ...
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Problem with keyboard layout after initialisation

When I log in to ubuntu in the top of the screen the square for keyboard layout correctly shows my preferred layout. But when I type the layout is set to English. If I go at the top and 'change' to my ...
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Problem logging into default Desktop Environment

I have just upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04, and now I have a problem. I cannot log graphically using the default desktop environment. When I log into the system it does nothing, and the logging screen ...
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Upgrading to 15.04

I want to upgrade my live server running Ubuntu 14.04 with do-release-upgrade to 15.04 and I'm a little worried about it breaking Apache or something else in my LAMP setup. Is that safe? What can I ...
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HOW could i run this command as a root? [duplicate]

<< mohamed@MoHy:~$ airmon-ng Run it as root >> so HOW could i run this command as a root ?
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Is there a roadmap for me to follow to resolve hard-to-diagnose problems like mine ? “System program problem” after login

My system recently had some hangs that only ended after a power-off reboot. Now: reboots take a long time once I do login, several "System program problem detected" boxes pop up Both Synaptic and ...
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how to install wifi driver on ubuntu 15.04 dell inspiron 3543 [on hold]

please help me to install wifi driver on Ubuntu 15.04 dell inspiron 3543 thanks
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Recipe for target 'vmlinux' failed?

I'm attempting to build a kernel for QEMU to emulate a raspberry pi: http://xecdesign.com/compiling-a-kernel/ https://www.raspberrypi.org/documentation/linux/kernel/building.md However, running the ...
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Ubuntu Touch on MTK6582 based phone

I am a student developer. I really want to install Ubuntu Touch to my android smartphone. His brand BRAVIS TAU, main specifications: Processor: MTK6582 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A7 Memory: 1GB RAM, 16GB ROM ...
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Error when using command 'make'

I get error whenever I'm trying to 'make' file, I did this before I typed 'make': tar xjf xarchiver-0.5.4.tar.bz2 cd ./xarchiver-0.5.4 ./configure Configure command: ...
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Dual Monitors Stayed Mirrored

I am running a T450 with Intel HD Graphics 5500 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I am also using a Lenovo Ultra Dock that supports a DVI input and a VGA input. Whenever I connect two monitors to both the DVI ...
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hplipopensource's terminal-installation protocal require cups, but it's already installed

I just upgraded my 14.10 to 15.04 and now want to update from 3.15.2 to 3.15.4 my hplip software following hplipopensource's terminal installation procedure, but it stops at a point giving me the ...
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Can not turn off GRUB Menu

There seems to be a lot of info on the web on how to turn off grub menu on a dual boot system (Ubuntu 14.04/Windows7) and a whole lot of answers which all seem to end in "It didn't work"! Is there a ...
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WINEASIO - Press play - Nothing happens

I wonder if anyone could please give me an advise on my wineasio I have managed to install it on my ubuntu-studio 14 , it finally appeared under the ASIO list in both Reaper and Ableton 9, running on ...
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Unable to boot Live CD with hard drive attached

I am attempting to fix an OS drive that had some problems after installing updates. The hard drive is currently not bootable. My main goal right now is just to get some data off this drive. I have a ...
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ubuntu is connected to wifi but windows 7 doesn't show any wireless network? [on hold]

1) linux mint is connected to wifi but barely get bars networkcan i fix it so it can be stronger connection? By the way i already use wireless reciever 2) how can i fix windows 7 so it can show the ...
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wifi problem after connecting to wired connection in kubuntu 15.04

A few days ago I installed Kubuntu 15.04 on my laptop. in first day I had no problem using WiFi at home but in my office I have no WiFi and I have to use a wired Ethernet cable to connect to the ...
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Configure client-side DNS?

I have a network with 2 machines. machine A has IP 192.168.1.100 , machine B has IP 192.168.1.101. Now i want to resolve machine B IP address to test. I don't want to pass through a dns server. ...

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