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When I start Eclipse 4.3 I get “Invalid Configuration Location” error

When I first installed Eclipse 4.3 (Kepler) it ran A-Okay. I even did a Java program. When I shut down Eclipse and ran it again later, I got the error message below. Thinking I did something wrong ...
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Share 13.10 & win 8 cpu's on home network?

I have a home network that shares folders between two win 8 systems. I can not get a connection between win systems and my Ubuntu 13.10 system but the win systems connect to each other. This is a ...
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Can I change the grub default choice from Windows?

This is a weird question. I read how to set the default OS choice for GRUB (How do I set the grub timeout and the grub default boot entry?) and I did that, but since I often work from home, I'd like ...
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Black screen installing Ubuntu 12.04 on HP pavilion g6 [duplicate]

I m trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP pavilion g6 via Live USB using UNetbootin, but after selecting my flash to boot from, if I select Try Ubuntu without installing or Install Ubuntu on the ...
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Is it possible to translate words via terminal?

I would like to translate words from English to Language X trough terminal If it is possible, what kind of dictionaries there are? Is it possible to use online services like webxicon.org trough ...
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How can I remove a HDD from the “Devices” list in the file browser?

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 on a new 11,3 Macbook Pro (dual booting) and I see this random HDD (looks like my cryptswap partition) listed under Devices in my file browser. As you can see it's a bit of ...
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Custom folder locations for Java & wine programs

I have customised the default folder locations for Documents, Downloads, Pictures, etc by modifying the ~/.config/user-dirs.dirs. I use a separate NTFS partition to be able to use the same folders on ...
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intel-virtual-output command for Saucy 13.10 with dual monitor setup and hybrid graphic

I want to configure/use a second display on my Thinkpad W530 with Intel/Nvidia hybrid graphics. Bumblebee from Ubuntu ppa is installed. After hours on searching the web, i found a solution which uses ...
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Choice of Wifi network

At home there are two wireless access points and in a certain room the signal strength of the first one is very low while the signal of the second one is relatively stronger. However, Ubuntu insists ...
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368 views

maas-cli login always returns 403 Forbidden

I have a test setup running with a MaaS Server, a JuJu Server and a number of Nodes in the MaaS Cluster. After I reinstalled my MaaS Server (and subsequently the JuJu-Core Server) with Saucy instead ...
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Unexplained nightly system shutdown

I recently took over a Dell XPS 9100, installed Ubuntu 12.04 via PXEboot. I have done big builds and long over-the-net fetches with the machine. In System Settings => Power, for Suspend when ...
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Trackpoint and Clickpad: enable buttons and scroll (Lenovo T440s) [closed]

I just got a Lenovo T440s which is equiped with synaptics touchpad. By default there's no middle button and right button is at right bottom corner of touchpad. I'm used to the combination of ...
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Problem after dual boot installation

I installed Ubuntu a while ago in a dual boot. It worked ok with Windows ; but then my windows got a bug because of a virus. Since then, I can only boot on Ubuntu, Windows just won't boot. In the ...
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Thunderbird send button does not work when sending to more than one recipient

Was going to post this as a bug, but I'll try here first ... Thunderbird 24.1.0 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (I am assuming since a recent update in the last few days) I find that it is impossible to send an ...
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Internet over USB on BeagleBone Black

I've recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 on the Beagle Bone Black. This image: https://rcn-ee.net/deb/flasher/raring/BBB-eMMC-flasher-ubuntu-13.04-2013-10-08.img.xz This microcontroller allows to ...
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Installing guiffy on Ubuntu

I chose Linux X86 from this page: http://www.guiffy.com/download/download.html Upon running the installation script, I got this error: The installer cannot run in this UI mode. To specify the ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 and nVidia video adapter

I have a system76 Bonobo laptop, which has a GeForce GT 560M. When the laptop comes back from suspend, the video is weird, I need to power cycle the laptop to have it functional. So I suspect a ...
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How can I run Ubuntu inside a virtual machine on Windows 7?

When I tried to run Ubuntu in Windows Virtual PC I got this error: This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but only detected an i686 CPU. Unable to boot – please use a kernel appropriate for your ...
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apt-get update for a particular repository [duplicate]

Consider a situation like this: I am going to install Ubuntu on an UEFI system (dual boot with Windows) where I need to install boot-repair. When I run sudo apt-get update it will update cache for ...
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upgrade from lucid to precise

I am running lucid, and would like to upgrade to precise. I have changed the settings in Update Manager to "Long term support releases only", but I only get the option "New Ubuntu release '10.10' is ...
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Netbeans problem with file permisions

After installing netbeans 7.40 and using it for java projects the following problem came up. After creating accidentally a class,when I try to delete it I get a message saying Error : permission ...
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Do SSD/HD hybrids increase performance in Ubuntu?

There are mass storage drives that consist of a large HDD and a smaller part of flash memory. From the computer's point of view they act just as a normal hard drive, but internally the disk internally ...
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Stabilizing characters like `< >`, `{ }` and `[ ]`

When the language layout is changed to a right to left language; in some standard editing places (e.g. the address bar of Google Chrome), characters like <, { and [ automatically become >, } and ...
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How to open two windows simultaneously?

I want two window open , One pdf and gedit, so that I can type in gedit from seeing pdf, But when I click in gedit , the pdf minimizes automatically. Is there a way to keep both the windows open ?
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Please change the permissions to 0770 so that the directory

I did everything according to: http://forum.owncloud.org/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=7118 but I get the error: Data directory (/mnt/usbdrive/owncloud/) is readable for other users Please change the ...
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Cannot get Google Earth to run in Ubuntu 12.04

From where should we launch Google Earth in Ubuntu 12.04 We cannot get it to run, after successful download & install. The site keeps putting one back to the information page. G-E worked fine with ...
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How to increase or decrease system volume from terminal? [duplicate]

How to increase or decrease overall system volume from terminal like I was doing it in the GUI?
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257 views

What does it mean that the Ubuntu installation is read-only on mobile devices

I know that after switching to system images for Ubuntu on mobile devices that meant making the installation read-only. Yet I don't quite understand whether that means that the whole OS is RO, as ...
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Changing ubuntu server's language to english

I just got myself a dedicated server that's running Ubuntu 13.10 64BIT and it is in French language (console.online.net). Is there any way to install an English language package ? I'm a Linux newbie ...
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466 views

How to setup portforwarding

I have the following setup. Local -- server A -- server B I need to scp, ssh from Local to B. What I do now is I scp/ssh to A and then from A to B.I would like to know how to setup portforwarding, ...
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How to auto restart a crashed app? [duplicate]

Im tired that everytime my dock (i use docky) crash i have to manual reopen it. There is a way for auto restart docky everytime it crash? I mean something that can auto reopen the app when it ...
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USB Headset conflicts with Mouse [closed]

Well, I'm trying to use a plantronics headset, in ubuntu 13.10, the sound works fine, but the mouse start with a crazy behavior, missing clicks and things like that,(Seems that the mouse can operate ...
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493 views

Setting Xmodmap on login in Lubuntu 13.10

I installed Lubuntu 13.10, and I'm observing a different behavior of xmodmap than in previous versions. I have a ~/.Xmodmap file that maps the Caps Lock key to the Ctrl key. Executing modmap ...
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Choosing default boot sequence

I choose working version from grub menu and run boot repair which says: http://paste.ubuntu.com/6457971/ I want to know how can I make it my default boot sequence.
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OpenStack Havana with Juju/MAAS : no Quantum API server listening for requests

I am using Juju with MAAS on a 12.04 in order to deploy OpenStack Havana. In order to do this I have successfully deployed the recommended charms with the openstack-origin set to ...
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Juju status machines 1 2 3 instance-id: pending forever

I am building a MAAS environment with 4 physical machines. 1 is running MAAS and Ubuntu 13.04 3 are MAAS nodes running Ubuntu 12.10 (machine 0,1,2) My problem is that after juju bootstrap only ...
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Lubuntu. Can't play Vimeo

I now have Lubuntu 13.04 with Chromium browser installed on my Acer Aspire One D255 Netbook. I can't play Vimeo vids. I've downloaded the flash nonfree package thinking that'll sort it but no luck. I ...
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881 views

How to create an audio ISO file from WAV files?

I use 13.04 with Unity. I would like to create an audio ISO file from my wav files. I tried many "solutions", but I only could create bin/cue by brasero. Is there any solution for this situation ...
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1answer
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unable to start lxc container

I have installed lxc in ubuntu server, every thing was working fine. Today I have updated lxc from version 0.7.5 to version 1.0.0.alpha2. After I update lxc, I am unable to start lxc containers. ...
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password is incorrect - when tried to login into ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 with dual boot to Win 7 without any issue. The login screen came up on Ubuntu with two accounts (Guest & myname). I was able to login as guest but not through my ...
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Installing and start using juju in ubuntu

I am new ubuntu user . I am looking forward to install juju core in ubuntu and learn how to use it. My environment : Installed a VM using Oracle Virtual box. Ubuntu 13.10 How do i install and ...
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Access API for Unity topbar?

Is there any way to access Ubuntu Unity topbar using node.js ? I just want to make a web app and need some way to make a indicator for the web app .
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How to get ID 148f:5370 Ralink Technology, Corp. RT5370 Wireless Adapter running on Ubuntu 12.04

I've got issues getting ID 148f:5370 Ralink Technology, Corp. RT5370 Wireless Adapter to run ob an Ubuntu 12.04 box. I've downloaded latest sources from http://www.mediatek.com/_en/07_downloads/dl.php ...
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PowerPC No OS How to install with USB

I have a PowerPC G3 that does not have an OS on it. I dont have a disk, but I do have an USB. I plug it in but I am not getting anything to install
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1answer
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Disk setup with a small SSD and a large HDD

I have a notebook on which I on want to install Ubuntu 13.10 in dual boot with Window 8.1. It has an 500GB HDD, and a 24GB SSD used as cache in Windows. In Windows I disabled ExpressCache and ...
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324 views

Laptop monitor plus two external monitors

Is it possible to have all three screens active. My external monitors are connected throught VGA and HDMI. I am using Ubuntu 13.10 Laptop Dell Inspiron 7720 GPU: Intel HD Graphics 4000
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Layout switching while button is pressed in 13.10

In Saucy they added new utility to switch layouts, and i can't find there or in dconf Editor an option to switch languages while button is pressed. Is there any config file to add this option in it?
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1answer
121 views

UbuntuOne using bash script to copy files

I am new to ubuntuOne. I need to copy / backup a folder, using bash script. Is it possible? I did not find where are the local copies of the files, saved by ubuntuone. Thanks.
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Where can I find log of System program problem?

Every time I turn on my computer, I will meet many dialogues saying: But after I click Report problem, it disappears and nothing more happens. Where can I find log for those problem ?
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Why doesn't my wallpaper show up

I'm using ubuntu 13.10 x64, I don't know why but my wallpaper doesn't show up. How can I fix this problem? Thanks. I run this command: gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.background ...

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