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Emptying an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Trash can

Yes can't get the garbage out from my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ( Ubuntu 12 had issues too! ). So (I login as a user who has sudo rights): 1st try right click on Trash > Empty Trash ... > Empty Trash ...
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Are system packages installed into /usr allowed to be broken by source installations into /usr/local?

My /usr/bin/vlc binary was broken after installing vlc from source into /usr/local prefix. Based on my experience installations into /usr/local didn't affect binaries /usr/bin/[binary], but maybe that ...
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Install Ubuntu to replace windows 10 w/o CD or USB?

My BIOS doesn't support USB or CD, so use them. I tried UNetbootin(burnt to hard drive) but it didn't seem to work. I get some error when I select UNetbootin after a reboot saying something like ...
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USB locked: how do I reinitialize layout of the whole device

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 onto a USB stick. I installed Ubuntu onto my laptop. When I try to format the USB stick, I get this error message: This partition cannot be modified because it contains a ...
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Wireless not detected on acer aspire ES1-521 (ubuntu 10.04) [on hold]

I am having trouble with wifi on ubuntu 10.04 on my laptop acer aspire. The wifi network is not even getting detected. Output results: anuj@anuj-laptop:~$ rfkill list all 0: hci0: Bluetooth ...
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How to find the last valid information possibly spread over several log files

I have a fleet of busses that send me a monitoring log file every morning regarding the status of the vehicle the previous day. The log updates various information every 5 minutes. Among the data ...
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apt-get keeps upgrading the same package over and over

I have created an experimental PPA which hosts a lot of different packages for Ubuntu 16.04. The builds are as recent and stable as possible. Everything works fine, except for 2 packages and I can't ...
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How to extend existing partition?

I have added a new hard drive of 500gb size on my ubuntu 14.04 machine: chris@columbus:~$ sudo lshw -C disk *-disk description: SCSI Disk physical id: 0.0.0 bus info: scsi@2:0.0.0 logical name: ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 volume sound stop working

on Ubuntu 16.04, I use right top speaker and mouse wheel for change volume sound. This weekend this feature stop working. If i hover on speaker and spin with wheel the bar is visible and change, but ...
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Liferay Alfresco Repository [on hold]

i have a form in liferay firstname and lastname when i submit it should display in alfresco and after when i clicked on "ok" then one message should display in liferay ?? i am using windows 7
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How to Switch to Wifi if LAN internet is not working

I am using LUBUNTU. I need to switch to WIFI internet(if available) if LAN internet is not working. What I mean is that LAN cable is connected to local router has local ip address. But Internet is ...
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syntax error near unexpected token `newline' <!DOCTYPE html> while downloading CyanogenMod

i am running this command for downloading cyanogenmod repo init -u git://github.com/CyanogenMod/android.git -b cm-10.2 but it's giving error line 2 : syntax error near unexpected token `newline' ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 login loop wit nvidia GTX 960M

I've been through several questions about login loops with no result for my case. My laptop is a MSI GP62-861XES i7-6700HQ 16GB 1TB GTX960M I've tried with nouveau and several versions of nvidia ...
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Unable to open Software and Updates in Ubuntu 16.04

I am unable to open Software & Updates in my Ubuntu 16.04 after updating it from 15.10. Edit :- Output of software-properties-gtk
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Ubuntu MATE: How to open .click packages?

When I try to open a click package using the default archive manager (engrampa), I get Archive type not supported error. If I remember correctly click packages can be opened and extracted in Ubuntu ...
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Can't connect to MySQL server on 'DOMAIN' (111)

I don't know what to do anymore... I can't connect with my webspace to my mysql db on server 2... Every time I get Error 111 or 110. I read so much topics, but nothing helped. I alrdy changed ...
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Virtual HDD of an Ubuntu 14.04 VM gets read-only

I work with VirtualBox. The host system is Windows 7m the guest -- Ubuntu 14.04. Some time ago I extended the HDD of the VM from 10 to 20 GB. Don't know, if it relates to the issue, but it was the ...
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1answer
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Force rescan of the pci device which was wrongly detected by os

I am using ubuntu 14.04.3 , kernel version 3.13.0-67 with a Atheros Wifi Card AR93xx .Many of the times ,no wireless detected on system boot. Below is the problem I detected . The wireless card ...
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Testing DNS for samba to function properly - Ubuntu 14.04

I'm currently following a guide to set-up a Samba AD DC on Ubuntu 14.04 with a Raspberry Pi 2, here's the link: ...
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Trash bin icon won't clear

The trash bin icon won't clear even though it's empty. I think it has something to do with deleting items from externals as suggested elsewhere, but after trying the suggested operations in different ...
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What is the correct pronunciation of Xubuntu?

I know how to pronounce Ubuntu but I don't know how to pronounce Xubuntu (which I'm currently enjoying). Should it be 'zoo'-buntu or 'eks'-ubuntu or something else ? (Similarly 'loo'-buntu or ...
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Change OpenVPN options with Network Manager (16.04-DT)

I used a setup script from my VPN provider (PrivateInternetAccess.com) to configure the VPN settings in Network Manager. Problem is that my ISP drops the connection once a day and then assigns a new ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 doesn't support wide screen 2560x1024

From a fresh installation of Ubuntu 16.04, you don't have the support for the ultra-wide screen like LG 2560x1024. My video-card is a AMD Caicos [Radeon HD 6450/7450/8450 / R5 230 OEM] card. ...
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UEFI Boot repair

I installed Ubutnu after Windows 8.1 in UEFI mode and I have had it in my boot list. I disabled UEFI in bios and enabled it once again and my system shows only Windows Boot Loader. Does anyone can ...
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Network manager showing only few AP, sometimes doesn't resume after suspend

Until I upgraded to 16.04 I have few problems with wifi. In about 40% of case, when I resume from suspend, the network manager is showing only about 1-2 AP (the one I was connected is missing). I ...
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How can I list only folders with no sub folders in given path?

Problem:I have given dir structure ├── kat11 │ ├── kat21 │ │ └── Dokument\ bez\ nazwy │ └── kat22 │ ├── kat31 │ │ └── Dokument\ bez\ nazwy │ └── kat32 │ └── ...
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1answer
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Autologin with LightDM on Xenial (16.04)

How to setup autologin on Xenial with lighdm from a terminal (i.e. with an editor)? Here is what I currently have done. First I created the conf.d-dir which did not exist on my installation: sudo ...
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Cannot find zookeeper's configuration

While running zookeeper I get the following error output: update-rc.d: warning: start runlevel arguments (none) do not match zookeeper Default-Start values (2 3 4 5) update-rc.d: warning: stop ...
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Cannot resume from suspend ubuntu 16.04 Gnome

I have laptop lenovo g40-45 with ubuntu 16.04 Gnome installed. The problem is that after suspend, i just got blank screen and cannot do anything but force-shutdown from power button. I had ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu Touch for computer

I am about to inherit a computer from my wife's aunt. The computer is a Windows 7 variety touch screen, all-in-one computer. I guess I'm just curious to see if Ubuntu is properly formatted for this ...
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How to use mv command to move only selected files?

What is the command to move the all files to target directory except *.trg files? Tried the below command but it's not working: mv !(*.trg) tgtdir
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error: You need 32-bits luac when using using lua from contrib(compile vlc in mac osx)

I am trying to compile vlc IN MAC OS X EI CAPITAN ,using these steps:https://wiki.videolan.org/OSXCompile/ When I reached this step: ../extras/package/macosx/configure.sh --enable-debug ...
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Mouse DPI readout command

Is there a Terminal command that will tell me what the current DPI is on a USB mouse? I have a high DPI gaming mouse that usually feels hyper-sensitive without any software lowering it, but since ...
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Zig zag lines with all ubuntu distros

I'm not sure how to label this, but dual booting ubuntu and windows 7. I love ubuntu, but the issue here is best described with a picture. Using an Nvidia Geforce 6150 SE Nforce 430
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Joomla 3.0.3 installation gets stuck in the configuration section in Xubuntu 16.04 localhost

Trying to setup joomla 3.0.3 on my localhost on Xubuntu 16.04 but the installation gets stuck in the configuration section. After fulfilling all the tabs when I click next, it takes me back to the ...
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Why does a program disabled as a service still runs at the system's startup?

I installed Tor (to run it as a node, not simply the browser) on my desktop and laptop. But as I use desktop almost all the time and the connection to the Internet is the same, I run tor only on the ...
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1answer
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Application menus missing in Xubuntu

I'm very much used to having a menu (File / Edit / View / ...) menu at the top of the screen. But Xubuntu neither shows me a menu at the top of the individual window, nor one at the top of the screen. ...
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I need help with games

I managed to get direct X and put my graphics card driver. When I open my game NFS carbon, the top bar and the side bar still shows. How can I stop this from happening? I’m using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and ...
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Any way to “confuse” HW with different temperatures?

My specs: Asus K53SV-SX966 (laptop) Ubuntu 14.04 I can't control the speed of my fan. I tried speedfan in Windows some time ago, i tried fancontrol with lm-sensors. Nothing works, no ...
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Bitnami OpenEDX vs Ubuntu Native OpenEDX Install

I am very new to linux platforms and I need to understand what would be the difference between downloading a bitnami virtual image with open edx installed vs installing ubuntu myself and open edx ...
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Yoga 11s Problem with drivers after instalation

When I'm using live USB on my yoga11s with ubuntu 16.04 I dont have problems with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth everything's work fine. But after clean installation system is not recognizing both WiFi and ...
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Touchpad synaptic misbehavior

I have a DELL with a buttonless touchpad and I want to ask what can I do in order to get the touchpad button zone to work like a physical button, because I'm used to touchpads like that, and I have ...
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W: There is no public key available for the following key IDs: 1397BC53640DB551

I think my topic is my question. when i use sudo apt-get update in my Ubuntu(15.10). I get the below warning i am not good in Ubuntu can some one explain and give me a soution. Hit ...
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Lost wifi connection ubntu 16.04

My wifi connection is lost. Wifi icon does not change. It's looks normal and the connection seems ok. But actually, the connection is lost and I don't have any access to the internet. Do you have any ...
0
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How to reinstall Ubuntu Software Center?

The system has become too slow and Terminal tool does not work. I deleted Ubuntu Software Center. How do I download it again?
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How To Select The Same Files In Two Different Folders

I am trying to compile CyanogenMod and in the vendor files I have to manually find same files and then copy them. In a folder, there are 400+ files and it is very hard to copy them one-by-one. I was ...
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Retry 0: Got TIMEOUT while uploading sketch to Intel Galileo Gen 2 in Ubuntu 16.04

I'm trying to upload a sketch to my Intel Galileo Gen 2 board using Arduino IDE. Everything was working fine until today I started getting the error saying /dev/ttyACM0: Permission deniedwhich I ...
0
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2answers
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Will Ubuntu prompt me for consensual 14.04.x download?

I just did fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04.1 on my desktop. Naturally, there are many updates available in Software Updater for me to download, but it's very important for my WiFi chipset that I update ...
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Kubuntu send file wizard

I've connected my iPad to Kubuntu via bluetooth, Kubuntu sees the iPad and the iPad recognizes the Kubuntu installation. I then tried to use send file wizard to transfer a file from Kubuntu to the ...
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How do I create a snap for a MonoGame application?

I've been going through the snapcraft documentation and examples and I'm still really confused about how to go about creating my snapcraft.yaml file. Basically I have a folder with my game in it. ...

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