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low display resolution

I have a problem with my new desktop: low display resolution. Here is some simple info of my desktop pc. os: ubuntu 14.04 LTS display card: nvidia gtx 960 I have searched a lot of solutions on ...
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Oracle JAVA IDEs freeze

I experience a freeze since few months. I'm using Phpstorm and since june I has to downgrade java (oracle, phpstorm can't work with openJdk) jdk from 8 to 6 to avoid a freeze when the IDE is indexing ...
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i have hp 15-r249TU laptop on which wifi is not working for ubuntu 14.04

displaying after runnig command 08:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller [10ec:8136] (rev 07) Subsystem: ...
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Wacom Intuos 4 map buttons not remaining

I use a Wacom Intuos 4 at work. My pen broke and ict delivered a new pen. But the wrong pen. An inking pen (number 7 in the Wacom settings panel) which has no buttons at all. But I like the pen. It's ...
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Any SSD cache solution for Ubuntu 15.10?

I've past 4 days trying to activate an ssd cached system. I've Asus k56Cm laptop, with an HDD 500gb and SSD 22gb. I need to have cached all system, but only have found 3 solutions. - Bcache (but ...
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Restoring backups made with rsnapshot

So I have configured my backup server to pull full system backups from my prod server using rsnapshot. Here is the exclude list that I used for my backups: - /lost+found - /media/* - /cdrom/* - ...
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move websites to localhost without finde & replace of the mysql file

I backup a lot of wordpress pages on my localhost. Im seeking a way that my browser al requests from localhost websites redirect so that http://*.com/ get to http: //localhost/*.com/ what I ...
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Blank Screen On Boot

I tried installing LAMP using the following tutorial: http://techlimbo.blogspot.com/2012/11/how-to-install-concrete5-on-ubuntu-1204.html Upon testing if the apache install worked (directing browser ...
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Config for direct network connection between 2 servers both with connection to switch

I have the following setup: Server 1 eth0 > Switch Server 2 eth0 > Switch eth0 on both currently uses DHCP where the DHCP server will assign the same IP each time, so they have static IPs. ...
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How to change the format of the default subject of forwarded messages?

I am using Evolution for my emails at work. When forwarding a message, the default subject is [Fwd: Original Subject] How can I configure it such that it does not add the square brackets by ...
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Extract info from file

Is there an efficient way to parse a file like: 2 41620 . T G 100 PASS ...
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Installing Program in a Custom directory

I have a 120GB SSD and a 1TB HDD. I want to install Steam on this 1TB HDD but the default directory to install is /usr/bin or something (which is on my 120GB SSD). I need a way of installing all of ...
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how to repair damaged/unreadable pendrive using ubuntu 14.04

my pen drive 16 GB is unreadable in Ubuntu 14.04. how to repair it?
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Mouse scrolling weird/unresponsive in virtual box

I'm using virtual box 5.0.14 and I've installing guest additions and the extension pack. I am able to scroll up/down however frequently as I'm scrolling down it scrolls up instead. If I disable mouse ...
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python is missing or unusable error in UBUNTU 15.10

checking for python... /usr/local/bin/python checking for python2.7... no configure: error: python is missing or unusable Makefile:8643: recipe for target 'configure-gdb' failed I am getting this ...
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How to access remote desktop from a Windows PC to Ubuntu?

How to access a ubuntu system remotely from a windows pc without teamviewer? Is there any other option.
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Wifi realtek Realtek 8723BE inoperative on ubuntu 15.10

I've just purchased a notebook lenovo b50-80, mate ubuntu 15.10 installation with bios in legacy mode I made several attempts to operate the card by following this guide: Realtek 8723BE Wifi problem; ...
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Odd Illegal Variable Name error in csh script

I have a peculiar problem with a csh script which occurs only in my Lenovo Z500 laptop. I have run the script in 3 other computers with analogous operating systems (Kubuntu 14.04 x64) and the only ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and 14.04 both freeze except you can still use keyboard and mouse

After a period of time which seems to be the same every time (although i have not timed it) everything on the desktop freezes, except for the keyboard and mouse. I tried disabling everything in the ...
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Customize system tray icons in KDE

Is there anyway to use customized icons for notification center? Some programs like Skype has very different icons. Maybe using another notification center manager can be solution, but I didn't find ...
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OpenCV is not installing

I have recently installing OpenCV 3.0.0 with the help of script "install-opencv.sh" I have used command $ sudo bash install-opencv.sh error are below wget: unable to resolve host address ...
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Alternatives to Ubuntu customisation kit?

Are there any user friendly alternatives to the Ubuntu customisation kit, because UCK hasn't been developed for quite a while? I am trying to create my custom Ubuntu iso. Currently I am wrestling with ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 messed graphics after latest update

After latest Ubuntu auto-update, my whole system is messed up but most important one for me is strange icons. The icons are pixelated in launcher and System settings. There is some kind of black ...
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Problem in renaming the partition and opening a file through terminal

I installed Lubunntu 15.10 on my pc and my ntfs partition which I didn't touched at all named in a very weird way I want to rename it so used the Disks to rename after reading this but it shows this ...
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Mozilla Thunderbird Error (38.5.1)

During launch of the application I get the following error: Unable to load address book file abook.mab. It may be read-only, or locked by another application. Please try again later. If I skip it, ...
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My ubuntu Cannt Boot

The computer does not communicate with the keyboard or mouse . It has hanged, what do I do ? I have tried using some keyboard keys like F7, F8 without success .
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I've downloaded a driver, how do I install it?

Grr this has been frustrating!! I have a Latitude D630 with Dell 1395 WiFi card and installed Ubuntu dual boot. I downloaded the appropriate Linux driver from Broadcom. How do I install it?! Ubuntu is ...
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VirtualBox suddenly refuses to start VMs, says `The device helper structure version has changed`

VirtualBox suddenly started to refuse launching existing VMs, with this appearing in the log: 00:00:03.946244 HDA: Reset 00:00:03.946359 AssertLogRel ...
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Failed to fetch after update

E: Failed to fetch http://gr.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/c/cgmanager/libcgmanager0_0.39-2ubuntu2~ubuntu14.04.1_i386.deb 404 Not Found [IP: 2a02:587:8ff:111::44 80] E: Failed to fetch ...
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How can I mail someone in the AskUbuntu/StackExchange website? [migrated]

Somebody made an excellent edit to one of my questions in AskUbuntu, and I would like to thank him, but I can't find a way to inbox him within AskUbuntu or StackExchange. Could someone help me out? ...
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Problem drawing/showing window

Everything was fine, suddenly Ubuntu froze and when I restart the system (using the Power key) windows don't show correctly. Took a screenshot:
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auto switching headphones and TV suond

I use Ubuntu 12.04.05 LTS and I have a problem. If I plug my headphones in my pc, the sound doesn't switch automatically from TV to headphones. I have to go Settings > Sound and change manually the ...
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Cannot install software due to policykit-1 problem

I've installed a Linux OS with XFCE4, last version then updated Linux, there are some graphical changes, etc. But now if I try to uninstall or install something from the Ubuntu Software Center, I get ...
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Ubuntu Touch MX4 screen not working

I have contacted Meizu and Canonical but not getting any answers. I have a MX4 and dont know what is going on with the device, the screen has died in the middle and 4 5 6 and the home key and bottom ...
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How to install packages from local files?

I'm on an Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit system. I ran sudo apt-get update and got this error :- W: Failed to fetch http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu/dists/trusty-getdeb/apps/binary-amd64/Packages 403 ...
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SAYTIME not starting up on boot

OS : Ubuntu 12.04 PC: Compaq CQ40 Background of issue: I have installed a speaking clock command line application "SAYTIME" .Its working when I execute padsp saytime -r 3600 -f %P%k%M. So I decided ...
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integrated Sound card doesnt' work

I have an HP XW6600 Workstation where I put a NVIDIA GT610 video card with HDMI incorporated. Now I installed ubuntu 15.10 and if I write in terminal aplay - l I view only the NVIDIA GT610 HDMI and ...
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How to use amazon instances' public IPs in hadoop configuration?

I was trying to configure Hadoop by using the public IPs of amazon instances instead of their intra-network IPs as my aim is to create a hybrid cluster i.e. Cloud + Local machine cluster. Although all ...
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Running a program installed from cabal

I want to run this program hosted on Cabal, the official repository of Haskell apps. First I installed Cabal: sudo apt-get install cabal-install cabal update Second I installed the program itself: ...
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Wireless driver for mouse movement on Ubuntu 15.04

Setup I have a wireless board which is used to move mouse on a respective computer. It is connected through a dongle wirelessly to the computer. The driver/application is available are for only ...
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PAM Not Working

I am trying to enable PAM in Ubuntu 14.04, but the rules I am trying are not working, Where as these rules are working with CentOS and RedHat. Can anyone tell me how can I use PAM.
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SynPS/2 Lifebook S935 not working at all How to fix?

the SynPS/2 touchpad on my Lifebook S935 does not work at all. xinput list it xinput /proc/bus/input/devices lists it an external mouse works correctly Thouch pad does not respond at all It works ...
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Running LanguageTool

I am trying to run LanguageTool in the current version 3.2 with Ubuntu 15.10. What I get with java -jar /opt/LanguageTool-3.2/languagetool.jar is Exception in thread "main" ...
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Ibus 1.5.11 reverting back to 1.5.5

I'm a student sys admin for our schools CS program and one of our courses is using Android Studio. When setting up Android Studio on the machines I noticed that there is a warning if you are still on ...
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ubuntu 15.10 default editor doesn't work for sftp remote files

I installed a different text-editor in Ubuntu 15.10 but nautilus (and nemo) still open files with gedit... In the "file properties" -> "Open with" there is already setted as default. I'm trying to ...
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How i can run java from terminal? [on hold]

I've copy the java from downloads folder to the bin folder and I've tried so many ways to set it. So can just type java in terminal. But it always not working. Please help me.
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is there any way to recover deleted data?

I was using windows 7 .I had few files on desktop. This morning I have installed Ubuntu deleting windows 7. Is there any way to get back those files ? Thanks in advance .
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chmod 777 on a home network

first and foremost i am a noob in ubuntu, but since i want to learn more i decided to make my home server an Ubuntu Desktop machine. After searching online i installed Samba and connected my other ...
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nvidia dual screen

I can't use dual screen with my Nvidia card proprietary drivers (I've tried them all!), and if I'm using the open source driver it says I'm switched to an Intel graphics card. When the proprietary ...
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Kill program when VPN is running

There is a program that I need to not have running when my VPN is running. I don't want to resort to closing it manually every time, because I might forget sometime. I would like to guarantee that ...

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