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thinkpad X61 tablet touch not working (14.04)

I recently installed ubuntu on my thinkpad x61 tablet and so far I love it. But there is no touch. On windows 8.1 the touch was not working until I updated the display driver but I don't know how ...
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I downloaded Kubuntu 15.04 onto my computer

I am (running Windows XP) now it is sitting in an ISO file on my computer. When I try to open it a window comes up that says "Windows cannot open this file" Not sure where to go from here. This is my ...
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Windows 10 Install screwed up Ubuntu (Dual Boot) Grub is still there

I took the plunge last night and installed the Windows 10 upgrade on my Windows 7/Ubuntu Dual boot set up. To my surprise the windows upgrade went smooth, however it has rendered Ubuntu unusable. ...
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Php5-fpm isn't the correct apache handler, why?

I followed instructions that are Here but when I go to info.php I continue to see Apache 2.0 Handler Thanks a lot
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How to add Kali linux as third Os (to triple boot) over Ubuntu and Win8 [on hold]

Currently im having a dual boot PC. i installed ubuntu 'alongside' windows 8 and now im using its grub for swap. Now i want to install Kali linux as third OS and i want to make a triple boot with ...
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How do i manage metapacket architecture?

I'm building a debian package compose only of bash/perl script. Those scripts aim to interact with an architecture specific program (amd64) and are completely useless without this program. On debian ...
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Will upgrading to windows 10 affect my dual boot?

I'm currently running Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 with dual boot. I want to upgrade to Windows 10, but I would like my Ubuntu to be untouched. How do I go about it?
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Recovery ubuntu encrypted home

If someone gets physical access to my pc, mounts my ubuntu and changes my user password (e.g. in the shadow file). Will he be able to log into my account and decrypt my (encrypted) /home partition? ...
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I am unable to install Ubuntu on my partition

I have 2 hard disks - an SSD and normal HDD. My Windows 7 is installed on the SSD. I have created 40 gb of unallocated space on the HDD for installing Ubuntu. While installing the Ubuntu installer ...
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No linux-tools for stable kernel release

I can't install and use perf tool on my linux server: Linux vzu01-ubuntu 3.16.0-30-generic #40~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Thu Jan 15 17:43:14 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux root@vzu01-ubuntu:~# ...
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Windows 10 upgrade kills grub and boot-repair doesn't help

I've just upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 on my partitioned laptop that has Ubuntu 14.04 installed. Grub no longer appeared on boot so I ran boot-repair from an Ubuntu liveUSB. This didn't ...
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How to create a snapshot of an encrypted btrfs @home subvolume?

We are using btrfs for its snapshot capabilities so we can backup user home directories. The user home directories are encrypted with encryptfs. We run sudo btrfs subvolume snapshot /home ...
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Ubuntu installations

I have win 8.1 preinstalled.I installed ubuntu in a drive.but during the booting it is not asking which os is to boot and autometically win is booting.please help me.I am using hp laptop with ...
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How to boot a USB to reinstall windows when I have ubuntu installed?

I want to go back to windows 7 for now and I am on Ubuntu and it's the only OS that is in my computer, but it seems that when I go to the boot options when I restart my PC, it could not detect the ...
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Problem locating pakages glut and glu

I am trying to load the glut and glu libraries on my Ubuntu 12.10 installation by using the command sudo apt-get install freeglut3-dev as given as answer in one of the questions. However my attempts ...
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I'm new to Ubuntu and i have a couple of questions [on hold]

I got a new laptop (samsung n150) and i decided to install Ubuntu because i always wanted to try it out and i like it a lot but i got some questions as a noob i am ... 1-Can i run programs like ...
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Can I install Wubi on Windows 10?

I have installed Windows 10 and now I want to install Wubi... Is it possible?
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 not logging into X

This morning I found that my computer were freezed. I rebooted the computer, and since then, I can not log in into my graphical user session neither other users sessions. When I try to login, the ...
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How to create a separate /boot partition after installation when dual booting?

I dual boot Arch Linux and Ubuntu. I have the following partition setup: Here sda1 is where Ubuntu is installed, Arch on sda2. New Partition #2 is the proposed /boot. sda4 is a common home for both ...
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Seo friendly URLs in opencart [on hold]

I am having issues converting my urls into seo friendly urls. My mod_rewrite module is enabled. My .htaccess file is as per required too Could someone kindly help ? Regards Krishika
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Does anybody know when Thunderbird will be updated in 14.04 LTS?

The subject says it all .... I'm waiting for an updated Thunderbird which contains bug fixes to bugs which prevent me from accessing my email in Ubuntu, but I've been waiting for several months now. ...
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Ubuntu booting very slowly

Takes 4 minutes for Ubuntu to boot even with 4 GB RAM and Intel core i5 fifth generation. Please help. Earlier it was booting OK but I installed Fedora alongside and since then Ubuntu boots very ...
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help for an ftp dummy

hi I am running ubuntu server 15.04 64 bit, I would like to setup an ftp so I can access my files on my server while I'm not at home on my mobile phone or TAFE (it's like school)as I have been told it ...
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Time is not visible in menu bar

[![enter image description here][1]][1] On the right top corner none of the menu's like time settings or data connection indicator are showing up.
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dell e5440 driver pack install help

after having some driver problems with 14.04 I installed 12.04 on my dell e5440 for the dell driver pack. After downloading it from dell I tried looking for the dell driver installer but I cannot ...
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Gnome 3.14: How to disable window effects

Is there a way to disable the unnecessary window effects of Gnome 3.14?
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LUKS encryption, header on a dongle USBdrive?

I am going to install Linux the LUKS/LVM way, in order to have an encrypted disk. In addition, I would like to put the header and passphrase in a USB Key. Thus, instead of entering the passphrase, I ...
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Can t connect facebook on empathy

I can' t connet facebook on empathy on Ubuntu 14.04 i open up empathy, it directs me to online accounts. I add my facebook accout. Facebook is added but where it says applications connected to your ...
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Installing Brother MFC-J5910DW on 14.04 LTS

Newbie at Linux but am having a difficult time trying to install the referenced printer. I have downloaded the driver installer from brother but cannot seem to get it to unzip/run even though I am ...
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enable X display access for local user

I am using GitLab CI to run automated tests on an Ubuntu 14.04 setup. The GitLab CI runner created a new user, gitlab-runner, which executes all the tests. Now these tests include GUI components, so I ...
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Error message “Start PXE over IPv6 — Start PXE over IPv4 — PXE-E18 server responce timeout”

When I restart my Dell(INSPIRON 3421) PC, it is showing this message : Start PXE over IPv4 -- PXE-E18 server response timeout,Start PXE over IPv6. Now PC takes 4/5 minutes for successful booting. ...
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Why do some Poedit hotkeys not work on Kubuntu (e.g. Ctrl+Enter)?

I installed Poedit on my Kubuntu 14.10 and some keyboard shortcuts do not work. Most noteably the most important shortcut Ctrl+Enter to go to the next item does not work. Also Ctrl+Up/Down does not ...
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Wireless connection doesnt work on ubuntu 10.04

I have dual booted my dell laptop with ubuntu 10.04. In ubuntu wireless networks are not getting detected while wired connection works. In windows wifi networks are detected and works without a ...
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Unable to install Dolphin emulator 4?

I am facing a problem when I want to to install Dolphin emulator This is the error that I have: dependency is not satisfiable libavcodec56(>=6:11~beta1)|libavcodec-extra56(>=6:11.2)
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How to bisect kernel when good is v3.11.10 and bad is 3.12.0

since upgrading from Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 (changing from kernel 3.11.10 to 3.12.0+), suspend hangs occasionally on my 2 different PCs. It is reproducible on 14.04, 14.10 and still present in all ...
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Failed to connect to socket /com/ubuntu/upstart: Connection refused: Errors were encountered while processing: runit

I'm using Ubuntu 15.04. Whenever I tried to install any package, I got the error message in the title. How can I get rid of this annoying error message? :~$ uname -a Linux LongerVision001 ...
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Setting up ipsec/l2tp/psk VPN

I am having a hard time getting a VPN setup - can someone point me in the right direction? I am connecting to a fortigate firewall and need l2tp/ipsec/psk support - im using ubuntu studio 14.04
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Ubuntu + Raspberry Pi 2

I have a question about Raspberry pi 2 and Ubuntu. I have seen in YouTube videos Ubuntu runs videos very slow because of NO video driver support in Ubuntu (including other versions / Lubuntu, Linaro ...
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tomcat base directory for logging

Not sure if this should be on StackOverflow.. I followed this tutorial to install tomcat8 (with java8) on an ubuntu-12.04 instance. It uses the upstart script to install tomcat8 as as auto start ...
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Opengl for Ubuntu14 (building QT 5.4)

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 14 LTS from this morning, I am using a PC with Nvidia graphic cards and I have successfully installed the latest version of the driver from the Nvidia website ...
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keyboard's mismatch between ubuntu and osx using virtualbox

I am using running Ubuntu on virtualboxand I have OSX as a host. The issue is that OSX's hyphen, underscore and other keyboard keys do not match the Ubuntu's keyboard. How can I set that ?
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Display with graphic card - Nvidia GeForce 7025 / NVIDIA nForce 630a keeps flickering for Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I have nvidia card - GeForce 7025 / NVIDIA nForce 630a. When I have installed Ubuntu, my screen keeps flickering and gets stuck when I login into my desktop, after ...
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Facing problem in dual boot of Ubuntu 14.04 with window 8.1 on my leptop of lenovo G500 BIOS based

I buy a laptop of Lenovo G500(4GB ram, 500GB HDD and quick heal total security licence antivirus) of BIOS mode. I install window 8.1 crack version and i want to install Ubuntu as dual boot. I tried to ...
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Why is everybody so concerned about etc/passwd?

Here is the content of my vagrant machine of this particular file: root:x:0:0:root:/root:/bin/bash daemon:x:1:1:daemon:/usr/sbin:/usr/sbin/nologin bin:x:2:2:bin:/bin:/usr/sbin/nologin ...
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hibernation at critical battery level not work

I use this tutorial (hibernation enable) to put my Ubuntu 14.04 in hibernation. All works well if I put my notebook in hibernation manually. But I need at critical battery level it's put to ...
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Can't Upgrade Ubuntu Enablement Stack

The ubuntu docs tell me that I can upgrade my desktop to 14.04.2 by running: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends \ linux-generic-lts-vivid \ xserver-xorg-core-lts-vivid \ xserver-xorg-lts-vivid ...
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Ubuntu backup to install on new computer

How to create backup of my entire system (programs + data) to install on a new computer? This question has been asked but I couldn't find any answers regarding not cloning the boot partition (this ...
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java class missing error

I realize there is a similar question out there, but the solution provided did not solve my problem. I have read through all the java class and classpath documentation, but can't figure out why i get ...
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Wine doesn't run normally anymore. Need to run wineserver before every command now

After installing playonlinux to test one of its scripts, running wine on any Windows executable or even winecfg does nothing. Running winetricks outputs: ...
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Custom keys do not work in icewm but work on Gnome [on hold]

Some Custom Keys do not work in icewm but work on Gnome. I have developed keys such as www., .com, etc.

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