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fatal error: netlink/genl/genl.h: No such file or directory

I am cross-compiling hostapd for openwrt. I am getting fatal error: netlink/genl/genl.h: No such file or directory. I already have libnl-3.2.24 installed. If i directly compile (not cross-compile) ...
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how to delete a user from ubuntu with the same uid of myuser

There is an option to have more than one user on your linux box and use them for different task. So, basically, I used it sometime to have different instance of application for different projects. For ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wifi Unstable

This is Thinkpad X1 Carbon Gen 3. It connects to the wifi on campus perfectly. However, it has problems connecting the router in my apartment. The wifi disconnects every 4-5 minutes -- it still shows ...
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Server error with fragmentation

After my chromebook updated to the latest update when i went into the shell and tried to start Ubuntu this populated. HELP Please!? not sure what to do. chronos@localhost / $ sudo startxfce4 ...
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conection problem with security.ubuntu.com

I have been trying to update my ubuntu 14.04 for about two weeks, using "apt-get upgrade ", but I can not accomplish my job under "security.ubuntu.com" (91.189.91.0) due to connection problem.That's ...
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Just installled unbuntu, 3 problems. Video Card-Wine/FF14- 2nd monitor

just installed Ubuntu. I was kind of hoping things would go a bit smoother. Seems like there aren't any really good guides for beginners on how to make your way around things with this operating ...
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Applications vanish after restart

This is actually very similar to this (Google Chrome vanished from applications launcher) but I can't comment there due to lack of "reputation". The answer there doesn't work for me. Terminal says ...
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Lost/Missing Folders

I've been running Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop for a few weeks. Today I tried to create several new folders in: Home/documents/New Folder_A/New Folder_B. I created the folders, added some documents, ...
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GRUB Loading, please wait … Error 17. How can I get my computer to boot?

I don't have a working CDROM and cannot boot from a USB as far as I know. I partitioned the HD and I think I made the mistake of making that partition a bootable one. Now I get the message: GRUB ...
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Where do cancelled downloads go in Ubuntu software center?

When you cancel a download in Ubuntu software center, where exactly do they go? Are they deleted or do we need to manually delete them?
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Problem with KDE programs after upgrading to 15.04

I experienced this problem with konversation, but while searching for a solution, I saw that many people were having this problem with many different KDE programs, so I thought I'd bring it up here ...
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Ubuntu not working need new os? [duplicate]

Hello everyone i need your help. I have installed ubuntu but it is experiencing a lot of overheat issues and it can't stay on for more than 5 mins. So i decided to install windows but it is ...
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how to install driver for belkin N600 wireless adapter on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have read through questions concerning installing driver for this wireless adapter, and found that the driver is closely dependent on the details of each adapter, thus I post my adapter here and ask ...
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I Can't boot directly to ubuntu

I get an error while booting Ubuntu so I have to hold "Fn+F12" and scroll down to Ubuntu although Ubuntu is the only OS I run. My Laptop Specs , Leveno G-50 6 gig ram 500 gig HD
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Use (Windows) BitLocker-encrypted drive on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

How could I mount my BitLocker encrypted drive on Ubuntu? I have checked the Wine website, and it had no BitLocker support, and I have no idea how to install Dislocker on my computer. I can not ...
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Terminal and caffeine-indicator

Do I just type in caffeine-indicator just like that in the terminal? I have already put the command for caffeine in the terminal and it went through O.K. It just won't show up anywhere so I can click ...
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Use Integrated Inted HD 4600 for X server and dedicated Nvidia GTX 970 for CUDA

I have a brand new computer and I am planning on installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on it. I will use it for calculations that is why it has the Cuda-enabled Nvidia GTX 970 GPU. I'd like to have this GPU ...
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Cannot uninstall wine

Just as the title says I've been trying for about an hour now to uninstall wine, and no matter what I try I can't seem to make any headway. I keep getting this error:: $ sudo apt-get remove --purge ...
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where to create the desktop configuration file of an app so that it can be locked to launcher?

On GNOME desktop environment, I have added an app to favorites and I can launch the app from that list clicking on the icon of the favorites list. But when I launch, a similar icon of the app ...
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Fail after seond reboot when going to Kubuntu vivid from 14.10

My wife's Eurocom Laptop was running Kubuntu 14.10 and telling her she needed to do a version upgrade. But clicking on the upgrade button in apper was failing with a error 127. We tried running a ...
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Open multiple firefox tabs from command line

I'm trying to open firefox with two tabs from the command line, with two separate web addresses. So far I'm having no luck. firefox -new-tab https://www.evernote.com/Home.action -new-tab ...
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where can I get the basic knowledge about package management or other advanced stuff? [on hold]

There are so many "unmet dependencies" problems I've got, every time I have to ask other people for help, however I always wanna to know the principles behind all these and solve problems by myself. ...
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WD Passport Not Detected On Any Computer

I have had a WD My Passport drive for a while, and today it just stopped working. I have looked around and nothing seems to solve the problem. When I plug the drive in, dmesg says this: ...
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System Logs out when unused for some time instead of going into lock screen

I have switched to XFCE4 some days back from Unity, but now i again switched to Unity. From that time onwards I am facing following problem. My system logs out automatically when unused for some ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 server no internet connection

I lost power briefly today, when my headless ubuntu server rebooted I could no longer SSH into it. I assumed the drive had failed or something. I took out the drive, put it into a USB SATA enclosure ...
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Booting from Live USB while Ubuntu 15.04 is already installed on the HD, makes next boot not find ad an ny OS

I had 15.04 already installed on my machine, and wanted to see something on a clean installation via a Live USB. So I restarted and booted from my USB and played around on a clean installation. ...
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How can I upgrade from an EOL version without using an .ISO image as I cannot boot from usb or DVD?

I am trying to upgrade or update from Ubuntu 11.04. My computer (acer aspire c 2008) won't boot from usb and my cdrom usually doesn't mount. So could I partition my hard drive and put the .ISO there ...
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Add and remove a directory/file to the PATH

I want to learn how to add and remove a directory/file from the PATH but there are hundred answers and a lot of them are contradictory (or so I believe). I have found answers that suggest editing ...
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1answer
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unmet dependencies when trying install wine1.7

I'm trying to install wine1.7 from official ppa,my OS is Ubuntu 14.04 64bit, however when I use the apt-getcommand to install wine, the output is: The following packages have unmet dependencies: ...
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Can't get USB microphone to be recognized

I'm using Kubuntu 14.04, and I'm having trouble getting the microphone on my headset to be recognized. The speakers portion of the headset works fine, and both parts work fine on a Windows machine. ...
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1answer
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Unknown chipset drm failed after grub

I have been receiving this error every time I try to try Ubuntu or install it. I boot it in non uefi mode ( if its in uefi the screen is just blank) and choose my language. I pick an option and this ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Does Not Recognize Mac OS X During Installation

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my Macbook Pro 6,2 (mid-2010) alongside Yosemite. Using this handy guide, I installed rEFInd and made a bootable USB drive. I had some problems starting the ...
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.android Folder and adbkey Files

Today I discovered a folder in my home directory with the name ".android". Inside the folder are just two files, "adbkey" and "adbkey.pub". I have searched around and have found out that adbkey.pub ...
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Newest version of Openscad not correctly installing for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I followed the directions listed here to install Openscad. $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:openscad/releases $ sudo apt-get install openscad When I check the version it says that I am running ...
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Randomly and suddently log out from my user session

I've an issue (with ubuntu 14.10 and 15.04). Randomly and suddently, I'm log out from my user session. Here are some log informations: kern.log first logout: May 3 16:34:59 rm-work kernel: ...
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Trouble running a .x86 file

I've been having trouble running programs on Ubuntu. I was browsing indie games on a website, and what do you know, they have a Linux version! I downloaded the zip, extracted it to a folder, and went ...
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1answer
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Disable usb automount for all users

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 with LTSP. I am using usbmount to mount usb thumbdrives outside of the desktop which works great. The problem is that when a user is logged into the desktop and connects a ...
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What are the minimum system requirements for Ubuntu Snappy Core?

What are the minimum system requirements for Ubuntu Snappy Core?
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How to change the graphic settings in Kubuntu 15.04

and thanks for taking a look at my problem. I have a Kubuntu 15.04, upgraded from 14.10 and whenever I open a session the borders in every breeze theme window show a black corner and the preview of ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 boots on Bios on Asus EeeBook X205TA

Hope someone can give me fix to my problem. I purchased a Asus Eeebook X205TA to access my desktop when away. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 as single OS and completed the install without any errors ...
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GPS location not working on BQ Ubuntu phone with Map applications

I am having issues with GPS location ability with BQ Ubuntu phone, with the map applications. When I am on a wireless network this works fine. However when in a metro area with close to full carrier ...
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Ubuntu uses all upload speed

So a couple days ago I received a complaint that there was really high latency on our network -- fine, easy fix. I open up our firewall to see that it's sending 100,000 packets per second! Our RAM and ...
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Caffeine and system settings and upper right hand corner

I was able to go to the terminal and type in the command for caffeine, but I don't find caffeine anywhere in the system settings and it doesn't show up anywhere on the upper right hand corner of the ...
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(Urgent! I need help ASAP.) Ubuntu 14.10 stopped booting suddenly

I've had Ubuntu 14(Trusty) since not long after it came out, and I have enjoyed the system without any real significant problems.....until not much earlier today, that is. It started maybe half an ...
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Ubuntu 15.04, Samsung Ml-1600 printer unrecognized

as much as I dont like asking questions, Im forced to do so... Ive been browsing this site and googling the internet like forever! Tried to acces cups via browser and add printer that way, but of ...
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1answer
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Switching to another TTY after running startx and returning breaks Xorg

I've always been curious about an idiosyncrasy of Xorg that seems to happen on every machine I've tried it on; whenever I start a new X instance on a TTY using startx manually (that is, without the ...
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Ricoh Aficio SP 100 su/e

I bought a Ricoh Aficio SP 100 su/e Monochome Laser Printer, but have been unable to make it work on Ubuntu 15.04 The printer has been detected, but the database doesn't have a driver for it. The ...
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Get rid of white highlight in Dolphin with mouse over

Hello I'm trying to get rid of the white highlight in Dolphin that happens when you go over something with your mouse. I tried editing sudo gedit /usr/share/themes/Ambiance/gtk-2.0/gtkrc, but can't ...
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How to find mail server config for existing alias mail group?

I am working on Ubunut mail server, I didn't configure this server, currently there is a group configured as "group@example.com" which has many users to send the coming email for them ...
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Internet errors trying to update ubuntu to v14

Trying to update to v14 from v12. I get these errors. My internet connection is fine. W:Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/quantal-security/main/source/Sources 404 Not Found ...

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