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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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GRUB still showing windows 7 boot instead of windows 10

So, I have dual boot on my notebook which are Ubuntu and Windows 7. But recently, I upgraded my windows 7 to windows 10. But when I startup my notebook, it still shows Windows 7 instead of Windows 10. ...
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SSL3_GET_RECORD:decryption failed or bad record mac

On my up-to-date 15.04 VV Ubuntu boxes, I tried to download some VMs. wget -c https://az412801.vo.msecnd.net/vhd/VMBuild_20141027/VirtualBox/IE8/Linux/IE8.Win7.For.Linux.VirtualBox.zip --2015-07-31 ...
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How to remove unity launcher border color?

Does anyone know how to remove the cyan border? It's a part of my wallpaper, but I don't want to change it.
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Log in with password not working(Lubuntu-15.04)

I have enabled the Password:asked on login from the users and groups available in the system tools. But however it's not working for me. When I login to lubuntu it automatically goes to the session ...
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New to Linux, tried booting from a usb. wubildr.mbr is either missing or corrupted. (Windows 8)

I'm currently running Windows 8. I used this installation guide to install everything. After using the "Help Me Boot from CD" option in Wubi, I was able to restart and get to a page saying that ...
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Solving Grub Rescue! Error: no such partition

This problem was due to resizing my windows partition. #I some how solved this problem by doing set root=(hd0,msdos3) prefix=(hd0,msdos3)/boot/grub insmode normal normal but the problem is ...
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How does Click/Snappy solve dependency issues?

There is a bit of confusion surrounding click and snappy. For one, I understand that there are certain packages that are not allowed to be shared due to app-armor. For example, if I write a Qt ...
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14.04 kate editor does not show any plugins

I got a strange problem with kate editor. For some reason, whenever I runs kate in normal mode (I mean without sudo) then all kate plugins disappears. I could not see any ...
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ubuntu no longer starting in secure mode

I had a working dual boot system, Kubuntu 15.04 and Windows 8.1 - after an update 3-4 weeks ago, Ubuntu wont boot when secure mode is enabled. I get an error message "Invalid Signature Detected. Check ...
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How to tweak software & update so it can run on unsupported release? [duplicate]

I tried to install dropbox by this following command : sudo apt-key adv --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 5044912E sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://linux.dropbox.com/ubuntu $(lsb_release -sc) ...
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Cannot Connect to wireless in Kubuntu 14.04

I recently installed Kubuntu 14.04 on my old Dell Latitude D630 that used to run Windows XP and the installation went fine. I ran the 'lshw' command and it showed that my WiFi adapter was recognized ...
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I am stuck in a Log-in loop after I updated my Ubuntu 15.04

I updated my software as asked by software updater and a problem was detected... a system problem so it asked to be reported. I reported it and then it asked for a restart so after everything was ...
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Mount raw disk image

I want to mount all partition of a dd image in actually partition to my Ubuntu I want to it like same as a actual disk /dev/sdx , /dev/sdx1 , /dev/sdx2 & etc. I try to mount image with: ...
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Understanding what a MAAS cluster can do and cant do

I have a cluster of 8 machines. One of the machine has 2 NICs with one connecting to the internet and the other connecting to a switch. The remaining 7 machines all have only 1 NIC each connected to ...

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