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Website, SFTP, SSH in home directory for multiple users

I need a little help with configuring Ubuntu Server 14.04, apache2 and SFTP for multiple separate users. Every user needs to have website in his home directory, for example: /home/user/public_html ...
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Why I can't sudo apt-get -f install

These are the logs I was encountering Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them. The following extra packages will be ...
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Is it possible to remove the default terminal and replace it with some other terminal (like terminator or terminology)?

Some non-default terminals have got extra features like splitting window etc. We can always use those terminals without uninstalling the original one but is there a way to remove the original one? ...
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Software Update: This requires installing packages from unauthenticated sources

When trying to install packages through the software updater on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS I get following error: It's about these packages: I have selected following settings from where to install ...
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ownCloud on Ubuntu 14.04 - ban mechanism?

I have a question regarding ownCloud 7.0.4 with Ubuntu 14.04 Sometimes when I upload or download larger files (like > 300 MB) to ownCloud i get disconnected from server. It looks like my IP gets ...
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how to solve this - vmware not startup

2015-01-27T13:23:42.769+05:30| vthread-3| I120: The GCC version matches the kernel GCC minor version like a glove. 2015-01-27T13:23:42.773+05:30| vthread-3| I120: Trying to find a suitable PBM set for ...
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Reinstall ubuntu on a SSD and keep /home

I recently purchased a 120GB SSD, and I would like to do a clean install of ubuntu on it, while keeping my current /home. My current configuration is the following (I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) : ...
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Error installing curl

I wanted to install curl to program in C. However, I faced this weird problem: $:sudo apt-get install libcurl4-openssl-dev Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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swap memory value / percentage meaning

Swap memory can be set between 0 to 100 What Does It means when we set swap memory to .. ? swappiness= 0 Tells the kernel to avoid swapping processes out of physical memory for as long as ...
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copy-mangar having auto-poweroff after completing copying/moving operations?

Many Of my friends don't have Internet connection so often i download their stuffs. so sometime the files are too large 20~25 GB's . Which takes hours to copy :) For my convenient is there any way ...
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XawTV not showing camera video? [on hold]

System: HP Z400 Workstation Ubuntu: 10.10 Maverick Meerkat Application: XawTV Video Grabber Card: PV-981A Video input: Analog NTSC Camera Problem: XawTV doesn't show the camera video (blank/black ...
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USB does not appear in ubuntu server in oracle VirtualBox

I have small issue i am trying to copy file to Ubuntu server , but USB does not appear in oracle VirtualBox , note: 1- i already installed VirtualBox Extension Pack 2- it is appear in Lubuntu OS in ...
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automated installation of Kubuntu 14.04

I want to have automated installation of Kubuntu 14.04 over PXE. Now only desktop CD "kubuntu-14.04.1-desktop-amd64.iso" is available which does not contain any "netboot" image under install folder. ...
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use gdb to know the source of seg fault

I use this structure to get the source of my problem in ns2... Quote: It is some times simpler if you can locate the root cause of the segmentation fault. To do this, make the following changes to ...
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What does it means : '/sbin/ldconfig.real: /usr/lib/libgraph.so.1 is not a symbolic link'

Whenever i use : apt-get upgrade Always at end of line it's shows this :- /sbin/ldconfig.real: /usr/lib/libgraph.so.1 is not a symbolic link EDIT:- ls -l /sbin/ldconfig.real output :- ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 D-link Dns323

I've been trying to connect to my dns323. I use to have it connected through my wireless router but i moved and no longer have internet but still want to be able to connect to my hard drives in the ...
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apt-get update error(core dumped)

Someone please help here. I get this whenever i try sudo apt-get update/intall . * stack smashing detected *: apt-get terminated Aborted (core dumped) What could be the problem. i am using ubuntu ...
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server won't boot after installation [dell poweredge T20]

i got a dell poweredge T20 but after the installation it won't start it won't boot the HD were the system is installed or the usb I NEED HELP specs: 4 GB DDR2 Ram intel xeon E3-1225V3 3.2 GHz 1 TB ...
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Ubuntu installed on Vmware cannot get access to internet

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on Vmware, the host machine is Windows 7. However, I cannot get access to internet from Ubuntu. I am not clear how to identify the cause and fix it? Thank you for the help.
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How to recognize and delete Ubuntu partitions from Windows 8 Dual Boot Machine?

About a year ago I installed Ubuntu 13.10 side-by-side with Windows 8. A few weeks later I updated it to 14.04 (only so I could stop seeing the "available updates" message) and I updated my Windows 8 ...
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I can't install IceCat on ubuntu 12.04

I want to install IceCat on Terminal but it doesn't work. $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnuzilla-team/ppa && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install icecat -y Cannot access PPA ...
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How to get the package description using python-apt?

I'm trying to create a graphical program to deal with packages easily for end-users. However, I'm facing a problem in retrieving the package's description beside some other information. I've seen the ...
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Way to copy/recover data much larger than any storage medium I have?

I have a 3 TB LDM Windows partition that was from a Windows 8 install that hibernated and I have since lost the hiberfil.sys or ability to boot into that install (through my own stupid actions, but ...
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Things That Can Be Made In Shell Script? [on hold]

So I just started using shell scripting, and was wondering what type of programs you can create. I want to continue using shell script, but if it doesn't lead to anywhere particularly useful I ...
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Looking to add osx to ubuntu 14

I just recently switched from windows to ubuntu and i love it so far. I just want to know if anyone knows how to also create a partition with mac os on it. My laptop had a core 2 duo 2.53ghz and 4gb ...
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While using trial mode of live CD, if I install drivers, will it affect my main system?

(Background info) I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP 110 netbook and it's working perfectly and configured as I like it. I have to use the 2d desktop though because it's not a powerful system. Since ...
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After installation mouse and key boards are not working

After installation mouse and key boards are not working.Ubuntu version is 14.04. Keyboard and mouse works until I enter user name , password then it takes me to home page,once I click on the desk top ...
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Kubuntu MyLiveCD?

In PCLinuxOS I use their MyLiveCD (command line) to make a system backup iso which I can put on a usb stick with their LiveUSBCreator and essentially remaster my installation on another computer, and ...
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How to combine ls and grep to list only files and using ls to count dirs

I have some troubles with combining ls and grep. The thing is that I have to use only ls and grep to list all files in home directory. Ive tried multiple of combinatnions but with no effect. I think i ...
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How to fix “Server Not Found” on my home wifi while using my laptop with Ubuntu Cinnamon?

Ubuntu w Cinnamon successfully loaded new (full install, no partitions for Windows 8.1) onto my wireless laptop yesterday at a meeting in another city where the facility had wifi, yet today back at ...
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Webcam works with cheese, but not in chrome

I have a HP dv7t-6c00 running Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. The webcam works when I try it from cheese, but when I try it from Chrome at webcamtoy.com all I get is a black picture. In chrome I select "Use ...
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Adding multiple hard drives to ubuntu server so owncloud can use them

I am using an old desktop to install ubuntu server on. Once I have it installed, I upgrade to the newest version. After it is finished, I install owncloud. I've gotten it all set up and working. The ...
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Internal HD folders appear but most contain zero items, trying to copy to external HD

Ok, so bare with me please and thank you in advance, I just taught myself how to do this. My asus 1005p netbook (no dvd/cd drive) crashed and would not boot. Reading a lot over the course of a week ...
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The administrator has banned my IP address. What is problem [duplicate]

I am not a very experienced Ubuntu user, so I have to look up some information on the internet. Most of the links lead to http://ubuntuforums.org. But each time I try to open a page on this site, it ...
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linthesia - Crashes on opening midi file

I tried to open linthesia on the midi file hosted here: http://music.arts.uci.edu/dobrian/MIDIExample1.htm (Top Google result for Example Midi) Open selecting the file linthesia exist and this is ...
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I can'nt correct mannullay sudo dpkg - -configure -a [on hold]

unable to correct and also upgrade. I can not understand the problem.
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Setting problem

Everything was very good when i install new ubuntu 14.04 but yesterday my laptop have been displaying only some items. Here are pictures of the way the screen looks: http://goo.gl/CHBD0w How should I ...
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driver instalation for Samsung M2020W Printer

The printer shows that it is installed but it is "Idle" and will not print. Tried a lot of other typical stuff.
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Find folders of size lesser than x and delete them

I want to find all folders (within a folder) which are less than 100mb large and delete them. I actually don't want to use a bash script. But probably there is some neat one-line-loop possibility to ...
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14.04 disk mount problem came our of left field

So I have a partition that I use to backup/store things. This partition worked correctly since I installed 14.04 with no problems. Now all of a sudden I am gettting errors saying I am running out of ...
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how to mount and read a Apple Time Machine

My Mac Book Pro died a few weeks ago and i want to read my backup drive or my HDD on ubuntu but it reads but it does not mount. Any ideas on how? the HDD has SATA 3 my back up drive is a WD 500GB ...
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Advice on Hardening Ubuntu 14.04/14.10 desktop [on hold]

Can get some advice on how to harden Ubuntu 14.04/14.10 desktop
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Ubuntu Boot Repair

I have some questions about Boot Repair. Firstly, where/how can I get a CD of it? My friend and installed Ubuntu and I tried to remove it. Also, I may have deleted the GRUB files that get me out of ...
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Lost a desktop folder

I am pretty new to Linux and was trying to change the name of a desktop folder from Documents to Media when I got an error message about the pathway. I restarted the computer and lost the folder. I ...
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ARP flux how to solve

I have a server with 2 NICs having an IP address in the same subnet, this is what my /etc/network/interfaces looks like: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.2.155 gateway ...
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Can someone explain to me what the CPIO flags are doing in this command: gzip -cd /boot/initrd-xxxxxxxxx.img | cpio -imd --quiet find . | cpio -co

I have this command in CPIO, and I know it basically extracts the initrd but, what exactly is CPIO doing? (The man cpio, and info cpio, were too hard to understand), so I couldn't figure out what is ...
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Volume Control keys duplicating on key press

For some odd reason, when I use my FN Volume control keys on my laptop, Ubuntu duplicates the input infinitely until I interrupt it by putting a window in full screen. I'm not sure why it's doing this ...
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Start Up error messages?

When I boot my PC on I get the following errors before the login screen. [ 20.371238] Support for cores revisions 0x17 and 0x18 disabled by module param allhwsupport=0. Try b43.allhwsupport=1 [ ...
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Freezes and Segfaults

As I said in a previous post, I experienced frequent freezes with Kubuntu 14.10. I was unable to solve my problem, so I opted for a reinstall, what the heck.. This time I've installed xubuntu 14.04 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04/14.10 Crash when playing youtube videos

I've been using Ubuntu since version 12.04 and updated to a newer version whenever possible. Such a fault has not occurred prior to version 14.10. The problem has occurred in the past month. I fought ...

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