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installing fog 1.2.0 on ubuntu 14.04.02 {{htmldoc…Failed!}}

I'm running the supplied installation script for fog version 1.2.0. The output is below. As you can see, immediately after reporting that it has successfully installed a package named htmldoc with ...
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Unable to install anything

I wonder if someone can help me , when I try install or remove a package , this is the error I get dpkg: error processing package libdrm-nouveau2:i386 (--configure): package is in a very bad ...
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How do I fix Blurry Sublime Text 3 graphics?

I have this problem where I get a lot of buggy visuals in Sublime Text 3, any help? I have the following packages installed: bracket highlighter, tag, trailing spaces, sublime linter buggy text ...
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Clarification: What are my options for an image server/Central Management Server with Ubuntu Server?

Recently my household has started using various version of ubuntu to replace Windows. We have 4 Computers running different Iterations of Ubuntu (mostly 15.04 64bit) and I would like to set something ...
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ubuntu 14.04 lts gnome flashback top menubar

II have compiz (I think. I dont know how to look for that) Ubuntu 14.04 gnome 3 with gnome session-flashback) that works pretty good. but obviously I can not add more icons on the top meny bar, so I ...
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Can't get past the ubuntu loading screen

When I try to get onto my laptop it stays at the ubuntu loading page with a flashing _ at the top left corner. I pressed ESC and it halts at this: stopping send an event to indicate plymouth is up
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How can I run a C program from Code Blocks?

This is my first time using Ubuntu to run a C-File with a codeBlocks I tried save as a File "file1" without extension file. Permission Denied I tried chmod u+x file1 Wrong something but builded ...
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Admin password recovery

I can not recover the admin password have tried all the steps, included in the blog by they all do not work keeps putting up password augmentation, password unchanged.
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Set default font-size in terminal

I just got myself a new 27 inch monitor and it is great. I can view things at a distance. However, when I launch the terminal, I cannot read things at a distance. And I want to increase the default ...
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Modifying user accounts using Java Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm trying to make a java program that retrieves the list of users on the machine and allows the user to delete users that shouldn't be there. I'm really new to Ubuntu and I know on Windows you can ...
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Chrome multitouch support suddenly stopped

I run Chrome 43.0.2357.65 on Ubuntu 15.10. I've had multi touch support working on my laptop for several months and today it suddenly stopped working. I'm not sure which chrome version I was on ...
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Fully remove PlayOnLinux and any files left behind

I recently installed PlayOnLinux with: sudo apt-get install playonlinux But then decided that I wanted to remove it so I did: sudo apt-get purge playonlinux sudo apt-get autoremove sudo apt-get ...
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How do I install the Dropbox Client in Lubuntu 15.04?

I have a problem with installing Dropbox under Lubuntu 15.04. When I try to install the downloaded .deb file provided via here (I have chosen the "Ubuntu" file), I get an error in gdebi: Error: ...
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Ubuntu install issues

i'm fairly new to linux in general so i've been trying outdifferent distros like ubuntu, lubuntu, Elementary OS, ETC... And now i've decided to use ubuntu sinceit's the easiest but i can't seem to ...
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How can i put in the PUK on Aquaris 4.5 ubuntu edition?

After three times with the wrong PIN i have to use the PUK.
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Hardware acceleration error

I was running Xubuntu 14.04 on a notebook with AMD A8 4500M CPU and dual graphics (HD 7640G + HD 8500M). I chose to upgrade to release 14.10 and then to 15.04, so I wiped the fglrx proprietary driver ...
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Unity Dash Flickers Instead of Opening

When I hit the meta key or click on the dash button, the dash will open very, very briefly and then immediately close. It is so quick I cannot read anything in the dash, let alone click anything. ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 14.04: stop upgrading old kernel

I recently upgraded the kernel in Ubuntu 14.04 from 3.13 to 3.16. But the Updater (or apt) keeps insisting on upgrading the 3.13 branch. How to stop this behavior? Is it safe to remove all 3.13 ...
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Wireless is not Working(Ubuntu 14.04, Dell vostro 2520)

My laptop cannot detect any wireless, I have just installed UBuntu 14.04 on Dell Vostro 2520. Some details I can give below: sudo lspci GIVES 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 2nd ...
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Does Andriod Development obviate 32 - bit Linux

Recently I encountered the following error while trying to emulate android using cordova: ERROR: 32-bit Linux Android emulator binaries are DEPRECATED when attemping to run the Android emulator ...
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Sorting files by name

Is there a way I can change the way files are currently "sorted by name", to include common non-alphabetical characters like +-_? I don't mind getting my hands dirty if someone can point me to the ...
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Help with dual booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04

I have recently attempted to install Ubuntu 14.04 onto a partition on my hard drive, which is about 60GB in size. I was able to install it onto the partition. After the installation is finished, I ...
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Ubuntu goes back to login screen after login

I am new to Ubuntu and it keeps throwing me back to login screen after a few minutes running. It just all of a sudden goes back to login screen when I try to login again it pushes me back again to ...
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My laptop doesn't show the HDMI among the sound output options

My laptop doesn't show the HDMI among the sound output options, so I was trying to find a way to play sound through HDMI. I found this answer on the question "HDMI is not displayed in the “Sound” ...
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E1550 gsm modem does not switch to modem mode on Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS

My GSM modem E1550 does not switch to modem mode on connect. lsusb : ... Bus 003 Device 008: ID 12d1:1446 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E1552/E1800/E173 (HSPA modem) ... ...
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Apt-get install does not work on Debian 8 After editing sources.list

OS: Debian 8, Jessie virtualbox Issue: I cannot install anything after I edited /etc/apt/sources.list Type of editing: I commented out the line that asked for the cdrom because the packages will be ...
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Cannot download metalink file - 404 error

Trying to install ubuntu inside windows. I get this error: http://releases.ubuntu.com/14.04/ubuntu-14.04-desktop-amd64.metalink err=[Errno 14] HTTP Error 404: Not Found The website address in the ...
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Ubuntu command line system installation [duplicate]

Anybody know how to install ubuntu 14.04 command line system from usb?
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Conky won't show weather information

I am using the Harmattan theme. this is how it looks: (On Xubuntu 14.04 LTS release with XFCE 4.12) For some reason the weather info won't show up. ashesh-pc1@A1315IN:~$ Conky: desktop window ...
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Cisco AnyConnect network traffic when running on Ubuntu 15.04

I recently upgraded my laptop from Ubuntu 14.10 to 15.04 and found that whenever I open a vpn connection using cisco anyconnect I immediately see a lot of outbound network traffic. This only stops ...
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Grub error minimal bash like line editing is supported

This question is similar to this one but I have a slight modification. In that question their Ubuntu opens after typing exit in the command window at which point the error is displayed. After ...
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Unable to create and delete an user account in the PC

When I try to create a new user account with command sudo adduser test-ser, I receive this error: sudo adduser test-user Adding user test-user ... Adding new group test-user (1069) ... Adding ...
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Problem with Ubuntu 15.04 Install switched encripted areas of of my main disk

During install the only area of my disk I requested encrypted was my home folder. What actually happened was home folder is not encrypted and the rest of the disk is encrypted by a blank password. ...
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Shortcuts in PHPStorm

I have many shortcuts that don't work in my PHPStorm under Ubuntu (they work on Mac OS X). Basically, the shortcut to comment code (Ctrl+/) doesn't work. Also CTRL+Alt+Key are OS reserved, no way to ...
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What to do when shutdown stops because of efibootmgr? (efibootmgr Tainted)

Xubuntu 14.04 Before the last shutdown, I went about removing the Windows Boot Manager entry from the boot list as usual: sudo efibootmgr -b 0001 -B After that, I wanted to look at the list as ...
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Update Kubuntu 9.10 to 14.04 [on hold]

I am using kubuntu 9.10, and I want to upgrade to the latest version. I dont want to download any iso file. Is there any other way to upgrade?
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Permission denied error during “hadoop namenode -format” command

I am trying to install single node hadoop cluster using this tutorial. I followed all the steps as mentioned the above link says but I am not able to format the namenode using command hadoop namenode ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and Hardware RAID 5 and LVM

I have an existing database server setup with RAID5 (3pcs 1 TB disk - usable is 2TB). One of its partition is /data is LVM. There is production data already in there so we opted to create another ...
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Unzip a file to its current directory

I've figured out that extracting a .zip you need the path to the directory as well when you are recursively looking through subdirectories. So how do you store the path? This is nearly there but ...
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libmtp error when transfering files to phone

When I connect my phone via usb to ubuntu I can see it in both the file manager, and also in Clementine, my music player. The issue arises when I try and manipulate files using both the file browser ...
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Store a filename in a variable minus the extension

File: test.zip Bash script while read filename; do zip_file=${filename} # do stuff done; Value stored in variable = "test"
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How does “Startup Applications” work?

I am interested in knowing how "Startup Applications", which you can access from the dock, work. I want to know this because I want to know the difference between adding an entry in these places: ...
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flickering mouse .. only one display in 14.04

My cursor is moving randomly and if I want to do some action it gets hanged. I saw in some posting it is mentioned that disabling unknown display will work.. However, I have only one display (red one ...
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no echo in bash shell script loop

In this script, the second echo statement doesn't do anything. #!/bin/bash echo "Start folder create..." find . -name "*.zip" | while read filename; do foldername="${filename%.*}"; mkdir -p ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Map Folder To Windows Share On Login

I have a folder on my Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop called Windows-Share. In a terminal I run the following command (all one line): sudo mount -t cifs -o ...
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Android AVD Emulator Runaway CPU. Fix? Anyone else having the same problem?

When run one Emulator the CPU runs real hard, about 4 X times as before an upgrade a couple of weeks ago. Seems like each Emulator is using more RAM than before as well. Can only run at most 3 ...
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Help with corrupted NTFS partition

My Ubuntu isn't able to mount a partition. It suddenly became unreadable because of a corrupt Master File Table. chkdsk /f is unable to correct it, saying: Windows will now check the disk. Corrupt ...
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Installed Windows before Ubuntu, both in BIOS mode, but GRUB install failed

Let me start by saying I've been trying to get it to work for 2 days, and that I've read a lot. The answer could be extremely obvious but I need someone to point it out. I was trying to dual boot ...
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Fonts problem - <test></test> 12.04

I'm trying to install and run a program working on java (.jar files) and when I run it, I get this in terminal Blockquote david@latop:~/Desktop$ Fontconfig warning: ...
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Getting Ubuntu Unity to run on my Chromebook (Toshiba CB30-B-104)

Completely new to Ubuntu and using terminal but have taken on the seemingly arduous task of trying to run Unity on my Chromebook. Main reason I want to try ubuntu out is for VLC, Transmission, text ...

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