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Is there any Ubuntu 16.04 derivative which support by default proprietary AMD graphics driver?

Generally speaking, I like an idea of using Open Source drivers, not only for AMD graphics. However, I'm unable to run application which requires OpenGl 4. fglrx is deprecated for Ubuntu 16.04, so I ...
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Sharing a Network Drive through OpenSSH for a Specific Group

First question, hooray! To the point: I'm not very well versed in Linux, I'm in the process of studying my Linux+. I'm working on a variety of projects with friends, co-workers, and teachers. I'm ...
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Issue with vertical bar and space

When I enter this: echo test | grep test grep: command not found This is very annoying and happends because of AltGr + space (when you type in a hurry, still pressing AltGr while hitting space) ...
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Installing phpmyadmin on php7 : Ubuntu 14.04

I have LAMP stack on Ubuntu 14.04. I have upgraded from php 5.0 to php 7.0 but i couldn't install phpmyadmin. I went to my public folder which is var/www/domain.com/html and ran that code, git ...
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Can't install Nautilus in ubuntu 16.04

Due to some drop-box problem I removed Nautilus without seeing what this app is . Now I can't open any file , Home button is completely removed , all the desktop items have gone . I can't install it ...
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What is the oldest version of Ubuntu snapcraft can run on?

One of the andvantages of Snap packages over DEB ones is that the dependencies are contained in the package, hence a Snap should not break even if the system is updated. Some old programs were meant ...
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Cannot install NodeJS legacy

I am using Ubuntu 15.10. I am trying to install NodeJS legacy but I get this error The following packages have unmet dependencies: nodejs-legacy : Depends: nodejs (>= 0.6.19~dfsg1-3~) but it is ...
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Vmware Workstation 12 Install Problem

Having a tough time here. I have installed kernel 4.6 for my machine and using gcc 6.1.1 - so vmware workstation 12 installs fine but will not run. Does not find compatible gcc version 5.3.1 So ...
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How do I take a screenshot of more than my desktop?

Whenever I push 'printscreen' or use the screenshot app I capture only my desktop background, see image: Update I tried shutter as per Andrea's advice. But it does the same thing, only returns the ...
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solid black screen while upgrading ubuntu from 15.10 to 16.04

I was upgrading my Ubuntu from 15.10 to 16.04. Suddenly my screen turned grayish and I waited for 5 minutes still there was no change. Then I forced shutdown my laptop and when I restarted it I am ...
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HP Color Laserjet M252dw does not print some files

I have a brand new HP Color Laserjet M252dw on Ubuntu 12.04LTS 32-bit with no hard disc. Some pdfs print and some do not. Some images which used to print now do not. All the printer tests work. ...
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xrandr not detecting outputs

My screen is getting cut off, and was suggested to use xrander. Now I am having problems using it. ~$ xrandr --output LVDS --mode 1024x768 warning: output LVDS not found; ignoring I am using HDMI ...
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Install python3-setuptools

After this sudo apt-get install python3-setuptools: icedtea-7-jre-jamvm : depends: openjdk-7-jre-headless (= 7u101-2.6.6-0ubuntu0.14.04.1) but 7u95-2.6.4-0ubuntu0.14.04.2 will be installed. ...
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Which ubuntu to flavor is most comprehisive [on hold]

O.K Guys it is becoming serious. bare with me a bit please I'm just a new comer I have Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 16.04 with cinnamon theme, Linux Mint Cinnamon 17.3, Linux Mint Mate 17.3 and finally Zorin ...
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Ubuntu on vagrant and iptables

I have an ubuntu desktop 14.04 running on a vagrant VM (virtualbox). I am trying to forward port 25 to port 2525 and I have executed the following commands: sudo sysctl net.ipv4.ip_forward=1 sudo ...
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Create video file with multiple audio tracks?

I have an animated movie in three different languages. The picture is exactly the same for each langauge, only the audio is different. I want to merge all these files into one, so that I have a ...
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16.04 scale for menu erratic behavior

I have recently upgraded my Ubuntu to 16.04 Having a high resolution screen, I tried to use the "scale for menus and title bars" options in Settings > Displays. But this is giving me strange results: ...
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Brightness randomly up and down on MSI laptop

I am experiencing this issue on my MSI GS60. It starts happening as soon as I use an Fn Key for the first time while running Ubuntu (I have also tested the issue on Arch and it's even worse there). ...
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Boot takes a long time

I find that Ubuntu starts up very slowly (takes minutes) after I tested another Linux release (the swap seems to have been formatted during the installation). Here is my boot log from dmesg but I do ...
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Where are panel icons located? [on hold]

Where are the icon files for the panel? I'm running ElementaryOS Freya, but I assume it's the same deal since it's based on Ubuntu. Where are these icon files located?
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Will a Ubuntu upgrade affect my Windows installation?

I am running Ubuntu and Windows on the same laptop, and if I upgrade Ubuntu, is there any chance that Windows might be overwritten, causing me to lose my data?
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While installing ubuntu 14.04. I lost my F drive(245GB)

I was trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 8.1. So I partition 20GB using 'Partition wizard software'. But the installation fails.So I wanted that 20GB to recover. But somehow my whole F ...
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How to install mysql server 5.7.5 in ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid) [on hold]

I have mysql server 5.6.28 installed in my Ubuntu 15.04. I am developing a geodjango application with mysql db. The mysql server which i had installed has a default storage engine as InnoDB which ...
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1answer
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Need to probe r8169 after booting

I am running 16.04 LTS x64. Since kernel 4.4.0, I must always issue the command sudo modprobe r8169 after I boot, otherwise my ethernet connection does not work. If I check under network connections, ...
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1answer
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How to remove the MySQL Server 5.5 from Ubuntu 14.04?

I wanted to upgrade my MySQL server and client from v5.5.49 to the latest v5.6.*. To do this I firstly tried to uninstall the old version: $ apt-get remove mysql-server-5.5 mysql-server-core-5.5 ...
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Cannot scroll downwards, cannot select and scroll downwards for all browsers, cannot scroll down dota

), I noticed i cannot select text and scroll down in any browser (not just chrome - from other Ubuntu questions) but scrolling up is fine. This same thing occurs during DOTA, where moving the mouse ...
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Need help running Steam on Ubuntu

When I try to launch Steam I get a pop up saying "glXChooseVisual failed" From the terminal: Running Steam on ubuntu 16.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically grep: symbol lookup error: ...
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Random unresponsive blank screen after boot

Can I turn off something to stop the blank screen appearing or is this the kind of problem that needs to be reported as a bug? The screen becomes 100% blank, at some point between the BIOS screen and ...
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0answers
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Grub Boot issue after kali linux install

I am trying to find a solution for a problem My system was working well. I was having two os windows 10 and ubuntu. It was working great till I install kali I need to change the ubuntu grub instead of ...
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1answer
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SSH connection in cronjob denied :“No supported authentication method”

I wanted to set up crontab to fetch resources from remote server to local server. Steps used as below In local server ssh-keygen with no passphrase copied the pubic key over to the server using ...
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wireless drivers and graphic drivers not working in ubuntu 15.04 [on hold]

I am new to Ubuntu, by mistake i made some changes in the graphics and then it started using the proprietary drivers and my wireless drivers have stopped working since then. Kindly assist me. I can ...
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0answers
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Overwritten previous windows 8.1 genuine version during installation of ubuntu [on hold]

So I want to reinstall windows. I've read that I can reinstall the windows using it's ISO file, but it will ask for product key, So my question is how can I find the product key of previously ...
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Can i download Transmission-Qt Win to windows? [on hold]

Can i download Transmission-Qt Win to windows ? Now when it support Bash to latest win 10 ?
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How to share a folder on Ubuntu to Raspberry Pi 3 over local WiFi network?

I am planing to buy RaspberryPi 3 and have it connected to my TV. I also have a lot of movies on Windows partition in my dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 & Win 8 machine (Win 8 isn't used, but is there). I ...
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0answers
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Apache reverse proxy couchpotato, nzbget, and sonarr, alternate http and https port

I am having issues setting up a reverse proxy with ssl enable and also Apache authentication. I have att uverse and for some odd reason they have port 443 forwarded by default to the dvr box. I would ...
0
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1answer
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What are open-source virtual machine apps with support to larger VRAM than 265 MB?

I have tried Virtual box running Windows 10 with it, but all i get is 265MB of video memory, i have a 4 gigabyte video card!. when i try with VM Ware the video memory is increased to about 3GB and ...
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1answer
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“Create new document” - right-click option missing in Ubuntu GNOME

I would like to to have a "create new document" option in the right-click menu. Currently it looks like this : I am using Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 LTS with GNOME 3.20.
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SSH from Ubuntu to Lubuntu on a local network

I want to SSH from my laptop to a device on my local network running Lubuntu. I'm trying to use the method described in this answer. To get a list of Ubuntu: avahi-browse -tl _workstation._tcp ...
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3answers
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How can I add multiple languages in Ubuntu GNOME 16.04?

It is easy to add and change languages in Ubuntu with the default Unity desktop environment. You just have to to Languages & Support -> Install / Remove Languages... and add which ever you want. ...
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Can't connect huawei p8 liteto on ubuntu 14.04 lts

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and am unable to read the files of my phone(huaweip8 lite) .My computer doesn't seem to read the device but my phone starts charging so the problem is not with the usb ...
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Ubuntu Touch suggestion: porting LINE messenger app

I am a Happy BQ E5 Ubuntu Edition owner I use it as my everyday phone, and it works very well. The only problem is, as everybody knows, the lack of killer apps. I use LINE on an Android tablet, and I ...
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ubuntu 16.04 overheating and poor wifi signal on hp envy m6

I am new with linux OS. My notebook is hp envy m6. After installing ubuntu 16.04 alongside with windows, I found that my laptop is overheating and getting very weak wifi signal. after runnning ...
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Apache Keeps reverting to mpm_prefork (Apache 2.4.7 / Ubuntu 14.04.2)

I have truly searched high and low for an answer to this but I am stumped. I have had this problem for over a year now whereby each time there is a security update to Ubuntu and I have to reboot the ...
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How to download a GNOME extension manually

I can't install this extension: link because it is outdated. The vast majority of "outdated" extensions work normally after modifying the metadata.json file, so I want to download it anyway, fix it ...
0
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1answer
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Xubuntu Wifi driver not working after update

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have a TP Link T4U USB wifi adapter, whic is based on the Realtek RTL8812AU chipset. It has been working flawlessly for a number of months, up until Linux kernel ...
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Select a low performance gpu Readeon HD 7640G + HD 7470M on 16.04 for cooler

I using 16.04lts. In 14.04lts I can use 'sudo amdcccle' to switch it. But 16.04 can not to do like that. It is so important because high performance gpu make my notebook very hot. Thank you. $ ...
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Forward http requests to another server

I have several servers, but only one domain. we are behind a corporate firewall that I do not have access to, but I have a reverse proxy set up for one site. Is it possible to set up a forward for ...
2
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1answer
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i3wm screen locking security issue

I am using i3-wm on Ubuntu 16.04. I am locking the screen using dm-tool lock, and it looks good, but I noticed you can circumvent the lock screen by switching a TTY (Ctrl+Alt+F1) and then switching ...
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apt-get upgrade issue : Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I have had this problem for a while and would like to fix it. I am a newbie at the terminal. Any help would be appreciated. After running sudo apt-get upgrade in the terminal: Reading package ...
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Full disc encryption key

When selecting a full disc encryption during install ubuntu encrypts the disc, but never offers option to set enc. key? Is this done automatically? Also when enc. passphrase is later changed what ...

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