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bq Ubuntu phone with congstar prepaid surf stick

I am using the bq Ubuntu Phone - which by-the-way is absoulte awesome - with the SIM card of my Congstar SurfStick (prepaid). The SurfStick comes with a small PC-software to connect and it has a fix ...
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MySQL ERROR 13 (HY000) on database creation

The full error is: MySQL ERROR 13 (HY000): Can't get stat of './databasename' (Errcode: 13 - Permission denied) I can't create databases in the mysql shell. I can log in as root just fine and I've ...
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Wi-fi issues on Dell Vostro 3446 Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04(Trusty Tahr) on my Dell Vostro 3446 and it seems to work fine barring a glitch. The wi-fi does not work. When I click the wi-fi button on the top right, it does not show ...
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my pc does not shut down properly since I upgraded to Ubunti 15.04

I have a desk top pc. I recently upgraded to Ubunto 15.04. I click on the tool icon in the top right hand corner and click on Shut down. The screen goes blank after a while and an energy saver ...
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E: GPG error ubuntu 15 apt-get update

I am getting this when I run apt-get update $ apt-get update Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com vivid-security InRelease 98% [1 InRelease gpgv 199 B] [Connecting to zm.archive.ubuntu.com]Splitting up ...
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TSC unstable switching to hpet

Current clocksource is hpet, which simply does not work with the applications I am trying to run and acpi_pm gives the same errors. I need TSC to work. I already disabled intel_pstate and set failover ...
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Second screen blinking after upgrading to 15.04

I have upgraded 14.04 to 14.10 then to 15.04. I'm using a Dell laptop without dedicated video card (Intel i5 integrated graphics), lid is closed, I have one monitor plugged into VGA, the other into ...
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Clickable file that adds code in terminal and runs it automatically?

As my wi-fi driver is doing a bit weird I need to add codes into the terminal everytime I restart my PC to use Wi-Fi. I get that opening the terminal and typing in two lines of code isn't that much ...
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Lastlog grows to 4.2G after SSH logout

Running a VPS with Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS. Noticed a spike in disk usage. Turns out the culprit is lastlog. Overwrote it with >/var/log/lastlog. After logging out of the session and logging back in, ...
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disabling usb and dvd rom in ubuntu 14.04

I need to disable CD/DVD ROM and USB ports for desktop on which 14.04 Ubuntu is installed.Tried updating in modprobe.conf but no luck.Please tell me if any other alternativies.
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Replaced hard drive in a Windows 7 machine, Will not boot Ubuntu

Just picked up an Acer Aspire x1301 to refurbish. It came with no hard drive and origionally had Windows 7 home premium on it when it shipped. The goal with this piece is to load Ubuntu on this ...
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Why can't I save manual wifi settings in Lubuntu 14-04

Acer Aspire one running Lubuntu 14-4. I am trying to set up a wifi connection to my new broadband modem but unable to save the settings on this unit. the strange thing is that my Desktop PC also ...
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Ubuntu x64 14.04 WPA2 only wifi not connecting

My wifi connection, a WPA2 only one (checked router) with a vodafone router is not recognized properly, Ubuntu keeps asking me for the password which I know is correct, obviously checked caps on, etc. ...
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How to show only specific directory to FTP user

In my ubuntu 14.04 I installed the (FTPD) ftp server. I would like to create one user for that and set nologin to that user. When logging on using an FTP client, I want that particular user to be able ...
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What is the Goldfish Kernel?

I was snooping around the list of linux-* packages earlier and noticed that there are linux-{,image-,headers-}goldfish packages. Package description (below) didn't do me much good and Googling has ...
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Printer not printing, ejects a blank page

3 days ago, I needed to print a page from Chrome, print job doesn't happen, so I copied what I needed from the browser, pasted and saved in Libre Office, on printing it ejected a blank page. So I then ...
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Logitech Gaming Software on Linux

I have a pair of Logitech G930 and they work fine on Linux. I'd like to be able to see how much battery is left and, if possible, configure the programmable G-Keys. I tried to download and emulate ...
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acer aspire one not booting after 14.10 upgrade

I recently upgraded to 14.10 from 14.04 and now my acer aspire one will not boot up, I have tried the recovery mode, and when it asks for my login I get the message that my password is incorrect, I ...
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Where is the content of my generated resolv.conf coming from?

I have a Ubuntu 14.10 server with resolvconf installed. In /etc/resolvconf/resolv.conf.d/base, I have: nameserver 127.0.0.1 In /etc/resolvconf/resolv.conf.d/head, I have: # Dynamic resolv.conf(5) ...
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Issues installing makerware on Ubuntu Linux 15.04 vivid

I will refer you to this post. Makerbot Won t Install It is similiar to what I am getting I get a failed download. I am running Ubuntu 15.04 vivid 64 bit. I am following these steps from the ...
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Is Intel accessing my machine without permission through mei_mei module?

According to this post, there's a module called mei_me which allows Intel to update my machine remotely. Does this mean that, whenever I'm online, they have the ability to access my machine without my ...
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problem with serial port

am unable to access serial port on my pc loaded with ubuntu 12.04 while using command dmesg | grep ttyS it is showing [ 0.590705] 00:08: ttyS0 at I/O 0x3f8 (irq = 4, base_baud = 115200) is a ...
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Cannot auto-start LXC containers created with LXD

I have created a lxc container easily with LXD tools however I couldn't find a way to auto-start it on reboot. (Ubuntu 15.04) For LXC it's said that adding lxc.start.auto = 1 to the container config ...
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How do I find the current stable kernel (HWE) for 14.04.2?

This question is related to this one also. So I want to understand how do I find the last stable kernel for Ubuntu 14.04.2? Because with point release 2 it still confuses me. This is my current ...
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Black screen after grub menu since 3.16.36 kernel update

After updating Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS (64 bit) from kernel version 3.16.34 to 3.16.36, when I boot the system I can see the grub menu correctly, but if I choose the 3.16.36 kernel a black screen appears ...
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How i format my ubuntu HD [on hold]

Please anybody submit images of procissing how to format Ubuntu HD. I know that this common question to all viwers but i'm new user that why i ask to all.
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cannot boot to windows 7 after installing unbuntu on another internal disk

I have a windows 7 64bit desktop (sda). I've been getting into linux after experimenting with raspbian/raspberry pi 2. decided to install ubuntu (sdc) on a spare internal drive separately from windows ...
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how do I connect to my router [on hold]

hi I am a complete novice. I've recently installed zorin on a 5 year old laptop but I'm having trouble connecting to the internet. i've tried a few terminal ops but nothing works so far. can anyone ...
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antlr4 alias not persisting

I'm trying to set up Antlr 4.5 as per the instructions here but the alias isn't accessible from where I've put my project after a reboot, which makes me wonder if I've done the classpath step ...
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Connection refused error by soap-client curl while connecting to my zimbra server from cakephp2.6 app from my website?

I am testing zimbra server.I have details of configured linux zimbra server like: ZIMBRA_LOGIN, ZIMBRA_PASS, ZIMBRA_SERVER, ZIMBRA_PORT as in the script at https://github.com/libersoft/zcs-php. I ...
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Ubuntu open a chromium in kiosk mode and disable graphical environment

I want to use chromium in kiosk mode. I know I can do this in .xinitrc file. How can I disable all graphic environment like unity, lxde et.c. to decrease loading and increase performance of my system? ...
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How to add memtest86 entry to grub2 menu? [duplicate]

I want to test new memory, but can't find memtest86 entry in grub2 menu. I looked at script /etc/grub.d/20_memtest86+ and found this lines # We need 16-bit boot, which isn't available on EFI. if [ -d ...
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Fixed bit rate for usb-wifi dongle

I would like to do some measurements using wireless transmission at fixed bit rate. I know that this is possible using the command (for 1 Mbps) iwconfig wlan0 rate 1M This command takes effect when ...
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Audio jack output muting since 15.04 udgrade

Since I upgraded to 15.04, when I plug in headphones there is no output. I can get sound, but I must open alsamixer, un-mute and turn up the "Speaker" (which is listed as Speaker and Line out) AND ...
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kernel.log stays empty: “rsyslogd: imklog: cannot open kernel log (/proc/kmsg): Operation not permitted.”

I'm on a VPS (Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS, Kernel 3.13.0-042stab094.8, rsyslog 7.4.4-1ubuntu2.5) and kernel.log stays empty with only this line: rsyslogd: imklog: cannot open kernel log (/proc/kmsg): ...
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Ubuntu cannot log in

My Ubuntu only allowed guest login to desktop.Once I login to System as user ,It jump to login interface again and very quick please i need a simple answer with a simple langauge
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Invoicing Visual Basic software replacement or web application?

I have a pc that is still fairly powerful but with Windows XP (Pentium 4 3Ghz 4 Gb Ram). It is used by someone who is not computer expert (I would say a really basic user) only for browsing and ...
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Move Chrome notifications or use system notification

The problem I have the Chrome notifications popping up in the lower left corner of my main screen. This is quite annoying, 'cause the cursor of my terminal windows are right there, and they cover ...
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Unable to login after playing with rc.local file

I was trying to run a terminal command on startup in my ubuntu 14.04.02 xrdb ~/.Xresources I found this method in super user in which /etc/init.d/rc.local file is edited. As mentioned in that ...
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Ubuntu on Android?

I want to install Ubuntu on android via Ubuntu CLI. I have Mobile A910. I just want to know that if I install Ubuntu in android, and if it will not installed properly or not working properly then ...
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problem updating 14.04 to latest release

Trying to update system ubuntu 14.04 to latest release. keep getting no new release found message. Have tried lots of answers from these forums with no luck. Did find out that this system has issues ...
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not able to ssh to docker instance with vagrant

This is my Dockerfile RUN adduser --gecos "" vagrant RUN echo "vagrant:vagrant" | chpasswd ADD couchbase.tar.gz /home/ RUN apt-get install librtmp0 RUN dpkg -i ...
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How to Bring HARD rive icons on the Launcher?

I Migrated fro Windows 7. I Partioned my Hard Disk (250 GB). I am not able to access all the Partitions simultaneously like I used to do in Windows. Please tell what should be done to get the ...
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How change protocol for xdmcp?

I have Ubuntu 15 whith Gnome (3.19.0-15-generic #15-Ubuntu). How to make XDMCP use protocol udp(v4) (instead udp6)? I disabled in system the protocol ipv6, but still: netstat -a|grep xdmcp udp6 ...
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Ubuntu 15.04, Asus Flipbook TP500LN No Internet and touchpad did use NDISwrapper [SOLVED]

So I installed Ubunutu 15.04 on my Asus Flipbook TP500LN, but I don't have acces to wi-fi (ethernet does work). Now I read about Ndiswrapper, I installed the program and used it to install my wi-fi ...
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vstftpd local user login via internet OK but can't connect

I'm trying to add a new user in order to connecting to my vstftpd server via internet. I have already one user, which have root privileges. I creating the new user with: sudo useradd --home ...
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Can't upgrade kernal after installing Nvidia drivers

A while back I set up an installation of Ubuntu 14.04.1. Part of this process, I installed Nvidia drivers from the Ubuntu Software Center. Everything went ok and I never thought anything about it ...
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Macbook function keys completely not working

I've just installed Mint 17.1 on a MacBook 2.1 (late 2008 black case edition), going for the 32-bit (getting 64-bit to work with MacBook 2.1's 32-bit EFI just seemed like more trouble than its worth). ...
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How to overlay a window translucently

My goal is to make a simple HUD I can use to keep important stats - i.e. server load, no. active users, etc. - constantly available. I can easily write a little app to scrape the data and display it, ...
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14.04: Unlocking the screen after sleep logs user off and back on

This happened to me just now. I opened my laptop, and got the unlock screen. I entered my password and then it asked me for the password again (it didn't say the password was incorrect, it just asked ...

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