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Digital sound out dissapears when connecting Creative Live! Cam Chat

I tried the cam and the digital out signal dissapears when connecting the cam. Everything is fine when i unplug it. I reinstalled Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bits, same problem. In sound settings outputs, ...
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Why can't I move my License key to the correct folder?

I just purchased Transition DJ for Ubuntu. It's installed but it won't launch. When I talked to the software developer, he said I need to add a file that has the license key in it to the Transitions ...
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How to format Home partition!

A short time ago I installed Ubuntu alongside Windows. A lot of things went wrong and I decided to reainstall Ubuntu on the partitions the old Ubuntu was using. For this installation I created four ...
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Nvidia GeForce 210 on 12.10

Last night I installed the Geforce 210 into my HP a6152n Desktop, in attempts to get Starcraft 2 just up and running (Not a HUGE gamer and I don't really need all of the bells and whistles). The ...
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How to upgrade Ubuntu 10.10? [duplicate]

I had downloaded Ubuntu 12.10 several times and I tried to install it with USB stick and CD (or DVD) but I experienced several errors. I had a Ubuntu 10.10 DVD, so I have just installed it. But it ...
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How to control the screen rotation in ubuntu 12.10 via an icon on the panel?

Is there is a program that displays an icon in the panel, to control the rotation of the monitor?
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Ubuntu 12 with logitech c525 webcam, and disabling auto exposure inside a virtual machine

This problem may be related to v4l2 ctl exposure-auto-setting fails which has not been answered and has remained opened since November. I am using the c525 with OpenCV, and for my application to work ...
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Cant launch Linux(I've tried many methods) [duplicate]

Im a newbie in Linux, so I dont know how to fix these problems: I have Intel core i5 , 3 GB RAM and nVidia GeForce 310m(512 mb) I really want to try Linux, But I cant even launch it. When I boot ...
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Are there any offline blogging tools available?

I am looking for an application (not a browser extension) that supports offline blogging and uploading (when needed). Is there any such tool ? I am primarily looking for compatibility with Blogger.
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1answer
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Is 12.10 avconv's image sequence support (img%03d.jpg) broken?

I'm using avconv version 0.8.5-6:0.8.5-0ubuntu0.12.10.1, and am trying to encode a sequence of PNGs into a video, using the wildcard format (avconv -f image2 -i img%d.jpg /tmp/a.mpg), found in both ...
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sed/awk make lines starting with lower characters be merged to previous line

Here is what I have This is a sample text How to do it ? I need the output to be: This is a sample text How to do it ? In addition, how can I achieve the same with: This is a sample text How ...
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I´m searching for cracklib2-dev to use in progress of connecting my mac to the ubuntu server

Tried for many hours to install cracklib2-dev. How can i do this in terminal?
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Change Keyboard Layout with both left and right Alt + Shift combos

I use English and Persian keyboard layout on my Ubuntu system. I want to change the keyboard layout both with Left Alt+Left Shift and Right Alt + Right Shift. Currently I can not use Right Alt+Right ...
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Brasero doesn't quit properly

I noticed that the Brasero disk burner doesn't open if I have used it before, and it was still running, but invisible. I have to close it with system monitor and then open it again. I was wondering if ...
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unity launcher from 12.10

I have Ubuntu 12.10 installed on HP 4000 PC, how can I start Unity Launcher? Do I need to install any packages before I can use it. Any comments are highly appreciated. Thanks for your help. Kevin
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How do I burn multiple Ubuntu isos on one DVD?

I always find it a waste putting a 790MB Ubuntu iso on a 4GB DVD, and I was wondering how to put multiple operating systems on one DVD with a grub menu. I know it is possible, but I just don't know ...
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1answer
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Using 12.04's wubi installs 13.04 instead

I have Windows 7 installed on my machine, and I used 12.04's wubi installer with the command wubi.exe --32bit. I have installed Ubuntu this way several times before successfully. For some reason, in ...
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How do I stop Nautilus from popping-up a window when I attach a device (phone, USB, etc)? [duplicate]

I just upgraded to Raring from 12.10 and there is an annoying new behavior. Everytime I attach a device, or worse, reboot my phone, Nautilus throws up a pop-up window with the filesystem contents. I ...
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Broadcom Corp. BCM4313 Wirelss not detected in Ubuntu 12.10

I update my Toshiba PORTÉGÉ from Precise(12.04) to Quantal (12.10). After update to Precise wireless device works fine. But after update wireless device is not detect on network manager. The lspci ...
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Several Questions regarding software on Ubuntu 12.10

So, i recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 but i have problems setting up my microphone, i got a creative sound-card and i already tried ALSA. Second i need to have adobe cs 5.5 installed for studying but ...
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980 views

Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit won't play DVDs

I have a Lenovo T400 with an Intel Cenrino 2 vPro prcessor and I am running Ubuntu 12.04 64bit. For the most part, everything is running great, but I have one problem. For some reason I can not play ...
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How can I install ubuntu in VMware workstation in windows 8?

I bought a new sony vaio laptop. I found that I cannot dual boot in this system (model sve15136cns). When I try to use it on a Virtual machine (VMware) it suddenly shuts down.
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Ethernet Network Card & WiFi Card

My Ubuntu 12.10 box has two network cards, Ethernet card (Eth0) is connected to internal network (192.168.18.0/24) without any internet access, Wireless card (Wlan0) is connected to intranet ...
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Upgrade stuck on “configuring stgit”

My upgrade process seems to be stuck. Can't seem to find anything on the Internet about this particular problem. Here's what I can see. I've since killed the process and tried anew. $ sudo ...
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1answer
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How can I use Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 LTS as a mail server to be able to retrieve emails using MS outlook as the client?

I want to create a mail server using Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 LTS, but need to be able to retrieve emails using MS outlook as the client. I have a spare PC which I am going to install Ubuntu Server ...
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2answers
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Is there any way to access USB drive from desktop

My Ubuntu is 12.10 is running on HP 4000 PC, it has several usb ports, I just attached a flush drive to one of the USB ports. How can I access my USB flash drive? Thanks for your comments. Kevin
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Create a virtual desktop and share it over the internet

I was wondering if there is anyone who has an idea how to do a display trick. Here is the deal, I have Ubuntu on my laptop and we have a bunch of desktop computers in the university. I can't unplug ...
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1answer
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Under “System Settings -> Details” “Graphics” shown as “Unknown” [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my desktop. System details shown by Ubuntu are as: Memory: 3.8 GB Processor: Intel® Core™ i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz × 4 Graphics: Unknown OS: type 32-bit Now I ...
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1answer
182 views

Is Photoshop possible on Ubuntu Touch

Is it possible to run a full version of Photoshop on Ubuntu Touch. I'm thinking about switching my wife from a standard laptop to a tablet (Nexus 10), but she does a lot of photo editing and I don't ...
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1answer
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File recovery after reformattig ext3/4 partition — extract old journal/superblock?

I seem to have reformatted my /home partition (previously ext4) as ext3 during an Ubuntu installation. It took me a couple of mounts to figure that out. Which, of course, is a bad thing. I've tried ...
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Download to VMware

I burned an ISO disk of ubuntu 12.10 to boot into VMware. It downloads successfully but the icons do not appear on the left side of the screen like they should. I am not sure if it is the VMware ...
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1answer
173 views

How to partition while installing Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I have 320 GB hard disk. I want to create like Windows partitions like C drive for OS install. and D,E for store other files. I try this already. but that is partitioned as like USB flash drives. ...
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1answer
709 views

how to install KDE icon theme in ubuntu? (ROSA Icons)

I recently got the great ROSA icon theme from the ROSA repo, I extracted the archive and put it into the .icons folder, under KDE I can select the icons no problem, but under unity using gnome tweak ...
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How to monitor DHCP leased ip address

I have Ubuntu server 12.10 as DRBL and CloneZilla. How can I find out how many IP addresses have been assigned to the clients. How do I control/monitor the DHCP daemon service(stop/start/status)?
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Typing of Pali Language in Ubuntu 10.04

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and I need to type Pali (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pali). Has anyone some suggestions how I can do it?
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There was an error creating the child process for this terminal

I am using Ubuntu since the version 10.04 and found it more friendly as compared to Windows. Right now I am using ' Precise 12.04`. I have created many custom launchers for bash scripts, and never ...
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1answer
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Unity cropping external monitor: how do I fix it? [duplicate]

I I have a dual-screen setup with my laptop (1366x768) and an external monitor connected through HDMI (primary 1920x1080). I don't know if this is cause by different aspect ratios (16:10 on laptop, ...
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How do I get rid of a corrupted filename ( / inside ) in ext4 home mount point?

/home sudo ls -l rubish ls: can't access rubish/tongue/gif: none file of folder of that kind total 0 -????????? ? ? ? ? ? tongue/gif I could move the folder to the top of /home but I ...
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1answer
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Why doesn't the nova-cloud-controller charm properly set up openstack networking?

I have an Ubuntu Quantal MAAS server and some computing nodes. I'm trying to set up an OpenStack cloud by following the Ubuntu Cloud Infrastructure walkthrough. Everything looks okay...I can bootstrap ...
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2answers
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How can I find the package name of the program I want to install? [duplicate]

How does one discover which command to run to install a piece of software? For example, if I wanted to know the command to run to install VirtualBox, how do I know that I should run sudo apt-get ...
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1answer
169 views

What is the @ sign added as a suffix to images used for apps based in the Ubuntu SDK?

I've been looking at some example apps from the Ubuntu SDK and from the Touch Developer Preview source code, and I've noticed that some images used as assets in those apps have a suffix with an @ sign ...
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“autoreconf: not found” error during making qemu-1.4.0

I was ./configure'd the qemu-1.4.0 and during make it cause: (cd /home/amin/Simulate/qemu-1.4.0/pixman; autoreconf -v --install) /bin/sh: 1: autoreconf: not found make: *** ...
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1answer
78 views

Update/Upgrade ubuntu [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 10.10 maverik meerkat. When trying to update using the onboard update manager generates message, "failed to download repository information, check internet connection". my internet ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.10 failing to install on Alienware M17x

I would describe myself as quite familiar with Linux and Linux installations and I use Ubuntu every day at work, however I have been completely unable to install 12.10 on my new alienware laptop at ...
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2answers
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Can I boot Ubuntu from a DVD? [duplicate]

I don't want to erase my Windows 7 but I want to use Ubuntu. Is there an easy way to make a boot-able Ubuntu dvd? I really want to try out Ubuntu on my Windows 7 and having Ubuntu everywhere i go.
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1answer
539 views

Installing Huawei dongle in Ubuntu 12.04

I have question. I tried for many days to install my Huawei Dongle E153 on to my computer with OS Ubuntu. But I had no success. Can anyone help me to do it. I'm a total Ubuntu novice.
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automatic mount any external drive under /media with read/write access to everyone

Here is my issue: My computer has 4 USB ports and is running Ubuntu 12.10. I receive different USBs every day, plug to my computer, read/write data to them, and then send them away. What I want is ...
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1answer
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mysql client not found in ubuntu and I can't re-install it!

(On Ubuntu 12.04) The following terminal output is pretty much self-explanatory: [11:34:28] drossi@d ~/dbdumps$ mysql The program 'mysql' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing: ...
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1answer
1k views

Installing php imagick to xampp

I am trying this: sudo apt-get install imagemagick libmagickwand-dev sudo pecl install imagick And I getting an error at the end like: /tmp/pear/temp/imagick/imagick_class.c:9534:2: error: 'struct ...
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1answer
318 views

Installing ROS on 12.04 or 12.10

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and 12.10 installed on my machine and I want to install ROS I had a discussion with a friend who told me that it would be better to use Ubuntu 11.10 for ROS. I am a new Ubuntu ...

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