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How to make Ubuntu actually go into standby?

Whenever I close the lid to my laptop (or just go into standby like normal), the computer doesn't go into standby. For whatever reason, the screen goes black and the fan runs at full speed ...
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Error installing postgresql (subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 64)

I'm getting an error when trying to install postgresql. I'll explain what I've found below, but here's the entire output: sudo apt-get install postgresql postgresql-contrib Reading package lists... ...
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Running sudo apt-get upgrade error

I'm new to Ubuntu can anyone help me what is the problem of my ubuntu? I can't download anything because of these errors: debconf: apt-extracttemplates failed: No such file or directory Extracting ...
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load a web page from load balancer

I have two web servers which host a web page and a load balancer. I installed apache2 and httpd in load balancer but it does not work because when I want to load the web page from a client it cannot ...
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Can I play a 'not available for Linux' game on Steam using Wine or PlayOnLinux?

I bought a games bundle which has games that are both available and not available for Linux. I understand that to play the available games for Linux I only have to download Steam and voilà. But is it ...
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Display screen blinks about every 12-13 seconds with ubuntu 14.04 and intel haswell

Using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on an Intel 4 core I5-4570 at 3.2GHZ and Haswell desktop graphics. The disks are SSD's and the memory is 16GB. The blinks started after one of the software updates a few months ...
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Lubuntu crashes after i click on network manager

For whatever reason on lubuntu some reason when I click on the network manager icon my screen sometimes goes black... not sure why, I've tried pressing ctrl alt f1 with no success any ideas?
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wired internet connection does not work - Ubuntu 12.04

I have two groups of PCs (16 Lenovo and 15 fujitsu i.e. 31 PCs) and all connected to the same network at the university. Each PC has two operating systems (Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04). The internet ...
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After installing updates, sound only plays in headphones and not speakers!

My laptop is dell, ubuntu 12.04, Everything was fine till i installed the recommended updates in updates manager, then Laptop speakers disappeared from sound outputs "in system settings >> sound" and ...
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keyboard typing .-M when I press space, and acting weird

My keyboard is acting very weird. When I type a space, it prints .-M. I have to copy&paste a space every time to write this text. When I press the backspace key, it deletes the last letter, but it ...
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apt-file regex: escaping a dot

I want to find all packages which provide a shared object containing "ssl" in the file name. The apt-file manpage says: --regexp | -x Treat pattern as a (perl) regular expression. ...
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Gdm with nvidia-331 and nvidia-prime causes a black screen at boot

I'm on an Asus UX51vz laptop, which has RAID0 SSD's and an nvidia 650M graphics card. I installed lubuntu instead of ubuntu-gnome because lubuntu still has a RAID0 compatible alternate install ISO. ...
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Is there a way for me to uninstall or delet EVERYTHING off of my computer?

Is there a way for me to uninstall or delete EVERYTHING off of my computer including Linux Ubuntu because i want to make sure i can know evrything that I have on it is just the stuff that I need. ...
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OpenVPNAS Disable IP logs

How would I disable IP logging in OpenVPNAS server? I looked online but there is literally nothing out there on this subject, and when there is, it says there is a config file but it doesn't say ...
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Can not access Home directory

I tried to relocate my home directory. I previously used only 30GB of my hard disk, so I decided to get some additional space. I make the steps from here. But something went wrong when I stopped at ...
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How do I open Unetbootin on my pc using Ubuntu 15.04

I have installed Unetbootin on my pc. I want to install Puppy Linux on my usb flash drive. I cannot find Unetbootin on my pc. I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and the Chromium browser.
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Connot get PLEX to recognize external drive

i am giving PLEX a try but having some difficulty getting it to recognize the files on my external Seagate 2TB GoFlex. Disk Utility says that device is /dev/sdb1. I am running 14.04. I have tried ...
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I need any app or any website by the help of that i can easily download the mp3 or video songs or movie from Youtube.com [duplicate]

Looking for a app for ubuntu 14.04 I need a app to download the songs and video from youtube.com. Is there any way to get the sign of download on youtube while watching any favourite songs or ...
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Unbinding nouveau freezes system

I unbound the nouveau driver from my unused Nvidia graphics card and wanted to bind it to the vfio-pci driver but my whole system froze. I used this script #!/bin/bash modprobe vfio-pci for dev in ...
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Compiz add more animation effects

How I can add more Animation effect at compiz, for sample how I can add a Burn effect? I've search on internet to find a solution and I've found someone but don't work... One of them was from ...
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ubuntu 15.04 wakeup from sleep : unclaimed register

I have Ubuntu 15.04 installed on Lenovo Z5070 laptop. For Nvidia 840m I have nvidia-346 installed. While waking up from sleep I get the following error on a black screen drm: hsw_uncalimed_reg_clear ...
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Please help me with my extension

I am creating a small gnome shell extension.For that I need to access the file tree of my shell,but it has to be done using Javascript.Can you please tell me the name of the module in Javascript for ...
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Mouse and Display not working on new install

I recently inherited an older (circa 2011) Compaq PC and decided to try out Ubuntu on it. I burned the latest 64-bit release (14.02.4)to a DVD and ran it and tried it without a problem. After I went ...
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Chrome : Accidentally pressed do not show this option again for torrent downloads

There was an option when I wanted to donwload torrents asking if I wanted to "Launch Application" with the file or "Do Nothing" I accidentally had "Do Nothing" and pressed "Don't ask again". Now I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and higher not running properly on my computers

I am confronted with a very strange problem. After having used Ubuntu 12.04 for years on my 3+ computers without any major problems, I am now trying to upgrade to 14.04 (or later). But on none of my ...
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File format problem, libreoffice writer is odt format, but i need .pdf, .doc, .docx, .rtf and .txt files format

i need writer formats .pdf, .doc, .docx, .rtf and .txt files only. But in ubuntu 14.04 there is Libreoffice writer that comes with ODT format. So, I am not able to upload my resume in ODT format on ...
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Reset Linux Ubuntu desktop

I have been looking online for help but I have not seen anything but stuff for GNOME. I got my computer second hand and I want to reset my Linux Ubuntu. How do I do this?
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Extracting subfolders into a specific folder

I have a bunch of sub-folders with respective rar and 7z files. How do I extract all of these and tell the pipe to output to a specific folder?
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Not receiving mail until logged into mail client

I am having an issue where I do not receive mail for my vhost until I log in (fill in my smtp and imap settings) to my mail client (Sparrow). I send an email to the vhost and check the directory but ...
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Broadcom wifi won't connect in room router is in but will in another room further away. Although sometimes does connect - but drops later

I'm unsure whether this is a driver problem or a wifi signal problem. Broadcom wifi won't connect in room router is in but will in another room further away N.B. Sometimes it will connect - but the ...
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Upgrading to most recent workbench on Ubuntu 12.04

To this date, most recent version of MySQL Workbench for download is version 6.3.4, when I select OS Ubuntu for download, I get only packages for Ubuntu 14.04, 14.10 and 15.04, but not 12.04. When I ...
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Is dd or shred do any harm to the physical media of a hard disk?

Is dd or shred commands only overwrite the data and the filesystem or do they change or modify the physical media of the hard disk? Because I know that I can format a hard disk millions of times ...
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UBUNTU sdcard doesn't boot

I'm having problems with my computer ( can't boot win8 ) so I need to rescue my data. A friend of mine told me I could do it booting ubunto from a USB drive, I downloaded ubuntu, I installed it on the ...
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Authenticated Packages for Flocker

The current installation instructions for Flocker on Ubuntu 14.04 state that one should run: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get -y install apt-transport-https software-properties-common sudo ...
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Background service on Ubuntu Touch

Is it possible to create a background service with the current Ubuntu SDK? Its hard to find any information apart from couple of conversations on some mailing lists. Greetings Ben
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xubuntu suddenly asked me for my password to mount an USB flash disk. Is this normal?

It never asked for it before or after and this one time was after the flash disk was inserted in an untrusted computer. I don't remember the message exactly. Is it possible malware got on the flash ...
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14.04 server, upstart, network interfaces, and frustrated

Looking for a bit of assistance here. I upgraded from 10.04 to 14.04 last night and now I can't get my network to start-up properly. It is a multi-homed system and I use iptables2 to route traffic ...
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Issues configuring BSNL broadband connection with Ubuntu Trusty

I've been struggling with this issue for more than a month now. I've a BSNL broadband connection, I want to configure it with LAN on my Ubuntu Trusty. The connection was working fine until I switched ...
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Ubuntu Trusty Tahr ping long response

When i do ping google.com i have: 64 bytes from 173.194.113.193: icmp_seq=900 ttl=57 time=694 ms 64 bytes from 173.194.113.193: icmp_seq=901 ttl=57 time=1150 ms 64 bytes from 173.194.113.193: ...
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I don't have the ssh-copy-id command (windows client) [on hold]

I'm following this guide to set up an RSA key pair with my VPS. I'm using my Windows PC to follow through with the first part of the guide, and ssh-copy-id does not exist in the command prompt ...
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How do you install an application that doesnt have makefile in folder?

Sometimes I download applications and they don't include a makefile; just a bunch of source code and an executable application. For instance, I downloaded tor but it comes with the application and a ...
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How can I install ' /usr/lib/cups/filter/L_H0JDGCZAZ'

I have Panasonic KX-MB2010CX Printer, I download its drivers from Panasonic website. I followed these instructions and i install them : but its say the printer required you to install ...
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Does not copy files on partitioned Hard Disk

Recently, I partitioned my SEAGATE 1 TB HDD into four portion (200GB, 200GB, 200GB and 300GB) by gparted. But while pasting any copied file to those disk, error occurred. Also while right click , ...
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b43 driver installation

vadivel@vadivel-Inspiron-1440:~$ sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter firmware-b43-installer [sudo] password for vadivel: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily ...
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ubuntu starting scripts

My ubuntu 14.04 has RemoteControlServer running. When I login the program asks to update. I would like to disable the program, but I haven't been able to find the file that invokes it. Where are all ...
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How to Update Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04 in dual boot mode with windows 7?

I'm currently using Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 7. I gave Ubuntu 30gb disk space. Now how can I update Ubuntu to 15.04? My laptop is Dell Vostro 1014. Will up-gradation reduce significant amount of ...
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WiFi problem on Intel Centrino

This question have been made already, but all the answers are outdated or just dont work for me. I have a ThinkPad X230 Network controller: Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6205 [Taylor Peak] ...
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Videos not being played due to flash plugin

When I use the starsports.com for videos , the videos do not start and they show an error saying Flash Player needs to be updated. I tried installing flash many ways like installing the Adobe flash ...
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Recovering unity desktop after installing gnome3

I was using Ubuntu 14.04 . I wished to have multiple desktop environment. so for installing KDE is tried sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop so this worked and I was having ...
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How to switch ubuntu in CUI and GUI mode (for memory saving)?

I installed ubuntu 14 desktop version with VMWare Fusion on my mac, as I need to execute some linux binaries on mac. The issue is that ubuntu itself occupies almost 1G bytes of memory with the GUI. I ...

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