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Unified handling of hotkey definitions

There can be multiple places where global hotkeys can be defined: Key settings for window handling/desktop Settings for multimedia- or other special-use keys Desktop popup UIs like program starters, ...
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Ubuntu Unity Themes - dropdowns to small

im using Ubuntu Gnome 14.10 and switched to the Unity desktop. After doing so i wanted to change the default window theme. I tried several themes (numix, paper, orchis, ...) but all have the same ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - External Hard Disk not detected via USB Hub but detected when directly connected

I recently upgraded my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS through sudo apt-get upgrade. However, on restarting my Xorg crashed and my system wouldn't boot after the splashscreen. Somehow, I managed to uninstall Xserver ...
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How to install ubuntu 14.04 lts alongside windows 7 on Lenovo ideadpad S510P?

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04lts on Lenovo ideapad S510P having windows7. But at the time of ubuntu installation it is not finding existing o.s(windows7) on drive. It is showing empty disk. On ...
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Nvidia 8400 glitches on ubuntu14.04 with hdmi

I have an Nvidia GeForce 8400 everything looks fine when the pc is booting, I can also see the Ubuntu loading screen but when is time to show the login screen I can see some strange freezes like ...
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How to install bcm43142 drivers on my hp-p001tx

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. I searched my problem on askubuntu and installed many drivers and used many codes but in vain. I'm a newbie to Linux. Please guide me. On system updated its showing the ...
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Disk Management

When I use Synaptic Package Manager, most of the time I am getting message that there is no space and update aborts I have full userspace available 145 GB NTFS partition which is totally free - how ...
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Why do I get different distro versions?

~$ uname -a Linux 3.16.0-30-generic #40~14.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Thu Jan 15 17:45:15 UTC 2015 i686 i686 i686 GNU/Linux ~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: ...
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Ubuntu14.04LTS + VMware Workstation11 missing Linux-Header

I am running a VServer with Provider Strato.de from Germany... As it seem they are providing their VServer Plattforms out of Virtuozzo Containers. My Server unsing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit, access via ...
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Hosts file change syntax

I am attempting to migrate a website to a ubuntu server but would like to test it first On windows I have changed my host file to point to the server, so the browser is opening the "new" site. In my ...
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can't install ubuntu-sdk after installing ubuntu 14.04.2

Now I can't install ubuntu-sdk and I can't resolve the problem. I used: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-sdk-team/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install ubuntu-sdk ...
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Disable auto sleep and monitor turning off from C++ code

I develop [cross-platform C++ Qt-based] application which plays video using libVLC. When i watch video for a long time, my monitor is going to turn off according with power management settings. I want ...
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Trouble to delete PostgreSQL-User

How can I delete the User PostgreSQL? "It says User could not be deleted running '/usr/sbin/userdel' failed: Child process exited with code 16" postgres 2105 1 0 12:23 ? 00:00:00 ...
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Autoremove kernel: Headers are missing

While autoremoving an old kernel, I get: Removing linux-headers-3.13.0-45-generic (3.13.0-45.74) ... Removing linux-headers-3.13.0-45 (3.13.0-45.74) ... Removing linux-headers-3.16.0-30-generic ...
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How to get web interface for ubuntu 14.04 [on hold]

I want to enable web interface for my ubuntu in virtual machine over windows 7. Can you suggest which networking adapter should be used.. Thanks in advance
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Kworld UB430-AF stopped working over 1 year ago

An Ubuntu user detected and then reported this issue over 1 year ago (regression of kernel drivers): https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1266328, and it wasn't fixed as of today. Can ...
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help me out to install oracle 11g in ubuntu 12.04 LTS

From this command I’m unable to proceed further: sudo alien --to-deb --scripts oracle-xe-11.2.0-1.0.x86_64.rpm For this it showing error like this: File "oracle-xe-11.2.0-1.0.x86_64.rpm" not ...
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Problem of Ubuntu when i reset windows alongside it

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 8.1. After,I reset my windows 8.1. So,I thought Ubuntu 14.04 is lost when I reset. But when I retry to install Ubuntu alongside windows, it shows Ubuntu ...
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Error in installing Wine

I have run: sudo apt-get upgrade && sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get autoremove sudo apt-get autoclean but same :( Here's log: Some packages could not be ...
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How to create new Magic Cookie?

I've been searching around on Google but I cannot find my answer on how to create a new MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE. I recently did a reinstall and I had copied over my files from a backup back into my home ...
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Hard disk is full entirely

Hard drive has filled in part of ubuntu12,04 I can no longer run, Invitee it is the only work that I have a note that it is installed with windows 7
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No /var/log/syslog file after moving /var/log to tmpfs

To avoid useless write to my SSD I've moved /var/log (and /tmp) to RAM via /etc/fstab: cat >> /etc/fstab <<'EOT' tmpfs /tmp tmpfs defaults,size=1g ...
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Corrupted /etc/adduser.conf

My /etc/adduser.conf file got corrupted: $ less /etc/adduser.conf "/etc/adduser.conf" may be a binary file. See it anyway? How can I reinstall a fresh copy?
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Unable to connect to Remote Desktop ?

I am trying to connect to Remote machine (Windows 7 OS) using Remote Desktop Viewer. Protocol I'm using is RDP and Host is local IP of the machine I am trying to connect to. On Windows I have ...
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How resize ubuntu disk?

I installed ubuntu iso with unetboot * usb * Ubuntu says theres oly 100mb space avaible and i want to resize it but how? I use windows 8.1 and theres no ubuntu named disk on disk management etc...
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vsftpd PASV configuration set up, yet still not working

So, I've been researching FTP/FTPS, and have been trying to set up a working FTPS server. To use FTP(S), I've been using the service vsftpd, and the my server is an amazon EC2 instance running Ubuntu ...
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Add new OS to GRUB2 with Ubuntu

After removing windows from my computer, I decided to have a dual boot Ubuntu-FreeBSD, I installed then FreeBSD who created his partition in the free space of my computer. The problem is that after ...
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Upgrading 12.04. un ancient mac book ('07)?

I just succeeded to install 12.04 alongside OSX 10.5.8 on an old MacBook. It was a very long & winding road. At some point, I also tried to install 12.10, without success at all., stuck at tux ...
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Where does mplayer store cache?

I tried to look for this searching around but was unable to find it. So I ask here instead of RTFS. And how do you change the setting?
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Lenovo Yoga fan control

I have a Lenovo Yoga, running Ubuntu 14.10. The fans are quite noisy. even when idle. I had the same problem on Windows, and solved it by installing Notebook Fancontrol. This is not available for ...
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Unsolicited response in Sierra Aircard

I have AirCard 320u from Sierra wireless.It will expose 4 serial ports ttyUSB0,ttyUSB1,ttyUSB3,ttyUSB4 I am trying to get unsolicited response from the modem (AT port ttyUSB2). I have tried AT^CURC=1 ...
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lightdm crash after changing resolution

enter image description heremy laptop is dual boot win8.1/ubuntu 14.04 lts two gpus: gtx980m/hd4600 I use nvidia-346.47 and bumblebee, following the configuration tutorial How to install nVidia ...
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Choosing partitioning scheme, effects and pros?

pipe-raiding and cat-loving people! I need to reinstall a Ubuntu computer at work, since I am kind of fresh taking responsibility for my usual partitioning mistakes I thought I need to turn to the ...
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Need fix for TP-LINK TL-WN821N wi fi adapter

I have purchased a TP-LINK TL-WN821N 300Mbps Wireless N USB Adapter and running on Ubuntu latest version 14.04.2 I'm getting very slow speed. I found a fix on ...
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Resetting the USB modem data port(ATDT port)

Actually i want to do reconnect in USB-Modem - i.e Once pdp session is established with modem using sequence of AT commands (like AT+CGATT,ATDT etc), I am trying to reestablish the connection after ...
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Virtual Box actual size and size on disk difference [on hold]

I have Ubuntu-based Mint Mate running as host OS. I am running Windows in Virtual Box. The actual size of Windows is around 50 GB. I chose dynamic disk so it is O.K. but when I right click on Windows ...
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Network Manager StrongSWAN IPSec connection: add exception route

I just upgraded my VPN server from racoon to OpenSWAN (pfSense from 2.1 to 2.2), I managed to craft a working configuration for Ubuntu by following this wiki page. I added '0.0.0.0/0` as a subnet ...
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Breeze theme for gtk applications?

For me, all gtk-applications still seem to use "oxygen-gtk". That is all good and well when using oxygen as a theme, but since 15.04 is going with plasma5 and the pretty gorgeous (eye of the beholder) ...
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Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers for “Chip ID”: BCM4360, “PCI-ID”: 14e4:43a0 (rev 03) on Ubuntu 14.04

I was trying to follow instructions provided in this question AFAIU bcmwl-kernel-source is a proper driver for me. But after installation nothing changed. By "nothing changed" I mean iwconfig shows ...
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How to create a .deb file from installed package?

You can install a .deb package file onto a system by using dpkg -i filename.deb. Is it possible to do the reverse? By reverse, I mean create a .deb package file from an installed package given a ...
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Is it possible to get any folder created within a directory is being created with 777 permission?

I have one requirement in which when I create a directory I want to create it with 777 permission. I did all stuff but not able to do this, anybody knows how to do this? Then please share. Suppose I ...
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Linux-image-3.13.0-45-generic issues

Here is what I'm getting after apt-get upgrade http://pastebin.com/jrHUidf8 I've seen many threads where they have told to use apt-get -f install, clean, auto-clean, purge, install --reinstall. I ...
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Can I access to Ubuntu from Windows remotely?

I have Ubuntu installed on my work computer. I am wondering whether I could access to it from another computer with Windows installed. If so, could you give a step by step guide, please? Thank you!
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my mousepad stops working while trying to install ubuntu 14.04 in my windows installed laptop

i am trying to install ubuntu 14.04 in my windows installed lenovo laptop.but i cant see my mouse pointer and this prevents me from installation.i gave a try for the arrow keys and after pressing ...
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Ubuntu grub not showing. Oprating System not found

I had a dual boot (Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.10) sony vaio corei3 from 4 years till now. Usually I was working in windows and one week ago I had a fresh Ubuntu 14.10 installation. Last night I updated ...
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Remove cgminer package

I would like to remove cgminer using the following command but failed to find this package. However I have multiple version installed here and need to configure that again. sudo apt-get remove ...
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Audio not working kubuntu dell xps 13 9343

I am facing audio problems on kubuntu 14.04. I have already removed the fast boot from windows 8. So, That can't be the problem. I was trying this: ...
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Can't apt update on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Here is log. W: An error occurred during the signature verification. The repository is not updated and the previous index files will be used. GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty Release: The ...
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Odoo module gives error “File type plain text document (text/plain) is not supported” on server

My module generate pdf automatically and it works fine and properly open the pdf on local host, but it gives error "File type plain text document (text/plain) is not supported" when I run the module ...
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can not enable wifi on Xubuntu

Please read the question in full before marking it as duplicate, I have just installed Xubutu 14.04 on my VGNFE31H laptop The laptop has two wifi devices. First: The laptop has a built in wifi card ...

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