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How can I get a Windows game to run in windowed mode in Wine (when even explorer /desktop=[resolution] doesn't work)?

So I bought Alpha Centauri from GOG and, though I am well aware of the means for forcing applications to go into windowed mode, they just aren't working. This is important because I never played the ...
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How to install the evolution-groupwise package on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS?

I am trying to install the evolution-groupwise package on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS but I am receiving the following error: $ sudo apt-get install evolution-groupwise Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Libre Office Impress - Notes not showing on presentation started on MS-Office Powerpoint

Im working on a presentation and last night when testing, i noticed my notes weren't appearing on slides based on a powerpoint template. I tried inserting a blank slide not based on the same master ...
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openssh: Permission denied

I am new to ubuntu and just started to configure my first ubuntu server. The problem is with openssh. I made openssh server using tasksel. Forwarded port 22 on router to Server IP. In the local ...
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No Firefox sound in Kubuntu 14.10

I just did a clena install of Kubuntu and sound works perfectly. But when going to YouTube to watch a video, no sound was heard. I tried using HTML5 player, checked my sound settings. I've also done a ...
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Unable to reinstall MySQL

What I did before this error: I was trying to install mysql for registration in OpenMRS database and it was succesfully, but i forgot my password. And removed mysql packages, i was getting some errors ...
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Will “kill -SIGTERM” stop “tail -f”?

Just as the title says, Google gives me nothing and I can't test it on this server. The command as is follows: tail -f <file> | fgrep --line-buffered "string" | sed -u 's/stuff//g' >> ...
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How to fix Bluetooth related errors on boot

When I boot my laptop, I see on the screen the following messages: [ 5.307568] Bluetooth: Error in firmware loading err = -110,len = 448, size = 4096 [ 5.307601] Bluetooth: Loading patch file ...
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Steam won't work properly

I installed from Ubuntu Software Centre. When I start steam, it opens the page asking you whether you need a new account or whether you want to login. I chose create new account, agreed to the terms ...
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How to execute a task in background?

Is it possible to run a task or script started from terminal at the background?
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How to grant apparmor acces to dbus?

I would like to run Firefox with aa-enforce(d) apparmor profile. This works fine, except I have a plugin that need access to the keyring via dbus. When the plugin ...
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How to set default spellchecker on Pidgin?

I'm using Pidgin and I'm using en_US as default Ubuntu language . But I want to use pt_PT as default spellchecker on Pidgin. How I do that?
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1answer
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deploy openstack-dashboard and cinder with juju using lxc

During the deploy of openstack-dashboard with juju, using the command: juju deploy --to lxc:0 openstack-dashboard The charm rest in pending. In juju status I see that: $: juju status -e maas** ...
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How to launch app from terminal, close terminal, keep app running? [duplicate]

what is the easiest way to launch an app from a terminal without terminal window remaining open? In other words - I want to launch an app from a terminal and close the terminal window so it doesn't ...
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How to solve W: GPG error: BADSIG

i tried to install steamcmd, wich needs ia32-libs. So cuz this wasn't found, i did the following: cd /etc/apt/sources.list.d echo "deb http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ raring main restricted ...
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Can't install anything [on hold]

I can't install anything. It stucks while loading screen shown up. Then it errors.
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How to boot an installed Ubuntu 14.04 shared throgh NFS via PXE (a.k.a a diskless station)?

I know LSTP exists, but I want to do it "manually" I've achieved booting a LiveCD, but with a system installed in a second hard disk (namely, /dev/sdb1) I'm stuck in a busybox shell. Basically, what I ...
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Managing remote server connections via Nautilus

Is there any way to manage remote server credentials while using Nautilus remote server connect feature? The Recent Servers works for couple of connections, but not for 20+. Also it seems that if I ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.04: wireless mouse, cursor goes crazy, blinkering/slow and impossible to do anything

So i have this problem. When i put wired mouse, no problem. When i put the wireless mouse connection, then the mouse cursor goes crazy, blinkering, and moving slow and its impossible to do anything ...
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uvd not responding… cant start ubuntu

I am new to ubuntu. When I installed (stand alone) ubuntu 14.04.1 on my laptop, it wont load and it shows error that uvd not responding a few times and then shows uvd not initialized and hangs I tried ...
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1answer
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Set CPU frequency scaling to wait one second before scaling down

I notice that my Kubuntu 14.10 system scales both CPU cores 1400-3400 MHz on a sub-second resolution. I believe that it is scaling down too quickly, as when I am running multiple heavy applications ...
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Gnome issue with different modes

Hello Guys i am new to Linux and currently i installed the ubuntu 2014 with gnome shell 3.10.4 .At the log on screen there were different modes of gnome they were Gnome,Gnome Home ,Gnome flashback ...
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Where to store a Keepass password file?

Where would you recommend me to store a Keepass file? Usually I have my personal documents in my Dropbox account. Would it be safe to use Dropbox for this file?
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Can not view fan speed rpm in hp 4530s laptop

Output of sensors is: ~$ sensors acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +31.0°C (crit = +128.0°C) temp2: +0.0°C (crit = +128.0°C) temp3: +31.0°C (crit = +128.0°C) ...
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Ubuntu stuck on installer

I've just got a new Acer laptop with Windows 8.1, 1TB storage and 4GB RAM. I've downloaded the latest version of Ubuntu and used a USB as the boot option. Before this, I partitioned my HDD into a ...
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I can't restore Maildir after new postfix installation

I have installed postfix on new server and working fine . But when I restored the old MAILDIR it's shows some error ..any idea of fixing this ?
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How do i download an auto clicker for ubuntu xfce?

i tried downloading an auto clicker and when it was done downloading if i opened the file it said "Failed to open File" and if i tried to extract it, it said "Could not open archive, MIME-type ...
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How to secure or protect files and derectory with password using software [duplicate]

I am now use Ubuntu 14.04 desktop and I want to secure directory or files using password then please suggest me to best software or else if any other methods than also suggest me...
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Problem when I download things

I have a chromebook with ubuntu xfce. I'm trying to download an auto clicker. I typed $ cd ~/Downloads && wget -c ...
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Alt+F10 to maximise window in 14.04 with gnome-classic no effects?

The 'Windows' submenu in Keyboard Shortcuts is not present any more in Ubuntu 14.04 with gnome classic. How do I set Alt+F10 for window maximise and other keyboard shortcuts like these? Thanks
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don't run command make in order to build file .ko

I just setup Ubuntu 14.04 to learn about it. I’m learning write driver in Ubuntu. When I run the sample lesson hello , I have a problem. I created a file hello.c and a Makefile, but when I run ...
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No boot loader is installed in the MBR of /dev/sda

I just did a boot-repair because I can't run windows 8.1 from the grub (I see many options but none works) and I got this result: http://paste.ubuntu.com/9558801/ My question is : Should I care about ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 does not recognise second monitor on HDMI

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu and beginning to get the hang of things, so please consider this in your reply. I've scoured the internet, but was unable to fix this specific problem. Problem: My Dell XPS17 ...
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mysql-server not installing on ubuntu [duplicate]

I had a problem in mysql login so i tried to reinstall mysql-server But I am unable to reinstall *Ubuntu Version 13.04 I tried following command apt-get update apt-get install mysql-server ...
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1answer
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PGP Enigmail Problem, can no longer decrypt or sign my own messages

From one day to another my Enigmail Thunderbird Plug-In stopped working and I can no longer decrypt messages send to me encrypted with my public key. Even if I wrote these messages myself. Every time ...
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1answer
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Lost my left ALT-key

I have upgraded my Ubuntu (from anno dazumal) to 14.10 and lost the standard behaviour of ALT-key of my old account. The left ALT are now a ISO_Level3_Shift. A new made account have a correct ...
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1answer
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It is possible to create two graphic terminals in one computer?

I have a computer with two screens, and I want to share it with my daugther. If I attach two mice and two keyboard, can the computer be configured so each screen is like an independent computer? I ...
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Boot error: tried to reinstall libxml2 and xml2 from synaptic

I am using Ubuntu-14.04LTS. I faced an error, stating that libxml2 is not found, while installing libdap-13.3 library installation. When I check, libxml2 is already installed. So I tried to reinstall ...
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Recover Data from Encrypted LUKS HDD

Hei, I really need help with this! Yesterday my Kubutnu wouldnt boot anymore so I booted with a Live CD and could fix the problem with this Tutorial: ...
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1answer
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can't log into ubuntu 14.04.1 after installation

After installation was completed, it ask me to log in and it will let me enter user name but not the password. I have re-installed Ubuntu several times only to find my self at this point again.
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HDD Partitioning on Ubuntu 14.10

I have installed Ubuntu 14.10 on my laptop. I tired to partition HDD but i could not. I used gparted and disk utility, and still I am unable to partition my HDD. I have 500gbp HDD. I used Disk ...
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How to add Windows 7 to grub menu

I have netbook with Windows 7 on the first partition (no 100 mb partition) and a second partition with Ubuntu 14.04 installed from pen drive. The boot manager grub I installed selecting the whole ...
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I Have This Error And I Really Don't Know How To Fix Xubuntu 12.04

Hi I just encounter this problem when opening my update manager It is Impossible to install or remove any software. Please use package manager "Synaptic" or run "sudo apt-get -f " in a terminal ...
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0answers
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juju bootstrap in MAAS environment : node :Failed deployment

juju bootstrap in the maas web ui the node status is :Failed deployment the node reboot ,it show:apm not present boot:
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1answer
14 views

Check which SSH key was used to login

So stupidly enough in our development team every individual SSH Key is used to access the root user directly. When Checking the auth.log i can find this Dec 18 09:45:04 webserver sshd[12377]: ...
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1answer
19 views

Create instant desktop notification linux

I'm writing a program which notify user about something repeatedly with new message each time using notify-send, but the problem is I want notifications to stay there for 5 seconds but it should be ...
0
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2answers
13 views

Lazarus: Missing FPC Sources/Directory

I'm trying to install Lazarus for Ubuntu 14.04 and it's telling me that it cannot find a directory. So I think some library or something is missing, but I don't know where to find it (searching ...
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1answer
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UBUNTU 14.04 LTS - FREEZES - How to Analyse?

Yesterday, I update the software in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. After that, the desktop freezes after 10 minutes. I am not using any Proprietary Graphics drivers. For me to analyze this issue, I would like to ...
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Ubuntu not booting

I have a new Dell Inspiron 3542 laptop with pre-installed Ubuntu 12.04. Recently I tried to upgrade to ubuntu 14.04 LTS. After all the download was done online, Update Manager was Installing and ...
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Installing binary NVidia video driver results in “No screens found”

I just bought a new ASUS G751JT laptop and have a problem with installing a proprietary driver from NVidia (the video adapter is 970M). Open source driver works, but I need a binary one. For example I ...

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