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Random errors in decompressed files

I have a server with 14.04 installed. As I was using unzip and gzip I noticed a weird thing: the decompressed files were corrupted, meaning that random characters appeared in place of other characters ...
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Huawei E303F/E303FH/E303FH not able to connect

I installed driver for my Huawei E303F/E303FH/E303FH on my Ubuntu 14.04 LST. Installed successfully but not able to connect internet. I tried to fallowed a document which come with Huawei ...
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Error in booting through USB having full install (not live USB)

I am new to Ubuntu and really loved the experience of working on it through live USB however limit of 4GB on persistance file is something which I wanted to get away from (Tried the repartition and ...
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The Volume “boot” has only … disc space remaining HELP

I'm complete dummy about ubuntu or lynux no knowledge about basics at all so PLEASE help me to solve the problem with the volume 'Boot" because I cant update for the new versions. Please explain in ...
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how to add kali tools and other hacking tools in ubuntu 10.10 [on hold]

I want to install kali tools and other hacking tools in my ubuntu 10.10. please tell me whole method in simple steps. thank you
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Dual boot for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Windows 8.1

I have Windows 8.1 Lenovo S510P laptop on which I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. But not able do boot repair, [or] edit grub; so when I power on laptop I should get option to go Windows or Ubuntu. ...
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GNOME Tweak Tool extension settings are not saved

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with GNOME 3.12 and encounter a problem with the Tweak Tool. Whenever I restart my machine all extension settings are getting set back do default, which is ...
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reFind doesnt load Ubuntu (no bootable device…) after Yosemite upgrade on a Mac

Yosemite messed up my boot system and now it says No bootable device...blabla when I try to start Ubuntu. ReFind works fine (though it doesn´t show the shell icon and cannot find why) and Yosemite ...
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Ubuntu on Gigabyte p27k

I am planning to transfer to ubuntu from win 7 What should i expect with the following specifications? 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 4700MQ Processor 2.4GHz 8x3 GB memory DDR3 1.35v Mobile ...
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Autopilot ignores system-wide network proxy settings

Hi Ubuntu OpenStack The Canonical Distribution Team, I often found myself redownloading the same package of lxc instances when failed and retried to reinstall the openstack-install either using ...
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What to do about fatal error in texlive-latex-base-doc while installing Tesseract-OCR?

I have been trying to install the tesseract-ocr package from the Ubuntu Software Centre, Synaptic, GDebi, etc. and fail with this error: (synaptic:8826): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_child_watch_add_full: ...
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All programs crash after locking computer

Whenever I lock up my computer (on Ubuntu 14.04), by the time I unlock it all the programs have been closed. There is no error message or anything, so I don't know how to identify the problem.
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All Ubuntu media players crash upon connecting iPod. How to fix?

So I just downloaded the latest Ubuntu (14.10) today. I've fiddled with it somewhat and everything is running fine except that every time I try to use my iPod with a media player, it crashes the ...
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Wifi not working in dell xps l502x

I am using ubuntu 12.04 on my Dell XPS 15 L502X. Now I cannot seem to install the intel wifi driver. It shows on lspci: http://i.imgur.com/pX0gI39 However there is no enable/disable wifi option on ...
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eclipse-dark and Ambiance-dark - how to change background color of current line

I'm trying to use the Dark theme with eclipse and the results are pretty cool. However, as you can see from the image below (last line starting with ObjectMapper), it is pretty difficult to read the ...
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Install Firefox on lubuntu

I have already download Firefox for Lubuntu a (Firefox.tar.bz2 file) and I have extracted the file after downloading. I have lot of files in that folder. from there, which file do I need to select for ...
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Emulate mouse click when hitting a key

I am trying to emulate left-mouse-down when Home key is down and left-mouse-up when Home key is released. The reason behind that is my touchpad's buttons are terrible and I like to use the ...
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Partition a lvm disk

I have ubuntu 14.04 installed.I want to add partitions table .Right now there is an lvm disk of 465 gb.I want to make two partitions without loosing data.Gparted is showing that the whole 465 gb of ...
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Logitech G700 keys suddenly mapped to wierd keys [migrated]

So the point of this is more to investigate what happened for anyone else that may come across the situation. I have a logitech G700S 046d:c531 using Linux Mint 17, and it detected fine with all the ...
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Problem with MergeList for in.archive.ubuntu.com_ubuntu_dists_utopic_multiverse_i18n_Translation-en [duplicate]

Ubuntu 14.10 gives apt errors from few days, E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList ...
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Q: Plank update: no more white dot under icons for autostart programs

Yesterday i updated plank to version 0.7.1 (i'm on elementary os luna, which is based on ubuntu 12.04). I have set some programs to launch at startup, so when i login i already have my desktop good to ...
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OpenSSH server requires login on local account prior to allowing remote connections

I have an ssh server installed on an Ubuntu 14.04 Server. I've noticed some strange things happening. If I have not logged in locally on the machine, it will not allow login remotely. If the server ...
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indicator-cpufreq not working with kernel 3.17?

indicator-cpufreq have just two option (powersave and performance) after upgrade to kernel 3.17. Is there any way to fix it? I reinstall this program but still have same problem.
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This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but only detected an i686 CPU

This is NOT a duplicate. The other answers do not apply to this situation. When trying to boot a 64 bit image in a headless VirtualBox, I get This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but only ...
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How to change/remove lock screen background picture?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with xfce, and my lock screen background picture for some reason is one of my past wallpapers, but I want to change it, but can't find anywhere where can I do this. All I can ...
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How build against qt 5.3.1?

Trying to build qt-creator v3.2.2 from source on Ubuntu 14.10. Fails. Qmake can't find qt5.3.1 $ qmake -r ... Project WARNING: QmlDesigner plugin has been disabled. Project WARNING: This plugin ...
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Dragging windows between workspaces in 14.10

Quick question: Has dragging windows between workspaces been partly disabled in the new release 14.10? I can only drag left-right with ctrl+alt+shift+arrow. Dragging up-down does not work. Can it be ...
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IAM role in ubuntu

I am facing 'RepositoryException' when I tried to host snapshot data of elastic search data from windows to linux machine. I think its due to user permission issue. Browsing this link , its told that ...
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Making calls through ADSL modem

I own a D-link ADSL modem and I want to know how to make phone calls through it but not using protocols like SIP, VoIP, etc...
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Starting Apache display errors

Usually when i log in my system, apache automatically startup and works fine, today its not. Then i try to start by service apache2 start then it displays following error. * Starting web server ...
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upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04 server edition

I have upgraded 12.04 to 14.04 but when i booted it up something is wrong with grub! Please help me fix this, I need a solution badly...
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Unknown filesystem, grub rescue after installing Windows 8

I recently tried Ubuntu and installed over my old Windows 7 partition. There was a host of problems here but I eventually solved them and managed to boot into Ubuntu, but the issues continued with ...
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Should I close my open programs while installing updates?

I'm very new to Ubuntu, and Linux in general. In Windows, system updates are generally installed while the computer is shutting down, and completed on the next startup, presumably so that it can ...
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i need to know if McAfee virus scan enterprise for linux supports ubuntu 14.04.1 & 14.04.5 server?

i need to know if McAfee virus scan enterprise for linux supports ubuntu 14.04.1 & 14.04.5 server ?
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positions of minute and hour change in gnome shell

Suddenly I found out the position of hour and minute interchangeably changed, As you can see in image below: What should I do? I use ubuntu 14.04 with gnome-shell.
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Input lag in terminal specific to the last character

The problem: Typing appears smooth and lag free when typing quickly, but taking a closer look, it seems as though a character is only displayed once either (1) the next character is typed or (2) a ...
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SSH on but unable to connect (says only sftp)

I have a little problem with SSH on a ubuntu installation. I'm a novice when it comes to Linux. We have a ubuntu server at work which is used by a small part of the organisation and the IT staff that ...
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Can I install a theme meant for Linux Mint[cinnamon] on Ubuntu?

I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 on my system. The other day I found this cool theme meant for the cinnamon desktop and downloaded the zip file of that theme. I extracted it to /usr/share/themes ...
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Xubuntu themes look ugly after hdmi cable is unplugged

I sometimes connect my laptop to an external monitor with an hdmi cable, and when I later unplug the cable, it causes a problem with the graphical theme in xubuntu (14.04). The window panes, panel, ...
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CSS does not load on localhost

I have LAMP stack installed on my Ubuntu 14.04. All services are running. When I try to open my page through localhost the CSS won't load, but when I open the file directly and open with firefox the ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 desktop will not load after automatic update

Since the last automatic update my account is basically gone. When I log in all I see is the mouse and the default desktop image, but no panel, no icons, and not even the Terminal will work, it's as ...
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function keys only work with battery on lenovo g40-30

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS running on my Lenovo G40-30 and the function keys only works when the battery is connected. If I remove it, the function keys simply doesn't works. What can I do?
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Ubuntu 14.04 not load web page

I have dual system Win7 and ubuntu 14.04. My ubuntu can not load webpage in Firefox these days, though it shows WiFi is connected. Please find my information for ifconfig, route -n,ping,cat ...
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how to check if liquid cooling is pumping?

I have an alienware auroroa-r4 with a liquid cooling system. Before installing Ubuntu my temperatures on Windows would always be around 25°C idle and 30°C when running several applications. Ever since ...
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How can I depoly an Ubuntu SDK app for other GNU/Linux distributions?

My situation: I have created an application using Ubuntu SDK, in QML & C++. The application uses Ubuntu UI Toolkit (Ubuntu.Components 0.1) I want my application to run in other GNU/Linux ...
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When I try to open Ubuntu in LinuxLive It appears to be super zoomed in.

new user here. Here's a screenshot: Everything seems to boot fine
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Unable to restart Nautilus (required by Dropbox)

Every time I log in dropbox opens up the screen informing me that Nautilus needs to be restarted. Clicking the restart button does nothing though. If I enter terminal and run nautilus -q it ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Connection is there but no internet access - messed resolvconf

Let me start with a disclaimer: I have tried to fix my problem by reading similar questions & answers, but so far no luck. Not only that, but I think that by making some changes to resolvconf I ...
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Converting ifort maakefile to gfortran makefile

I am trying to compile a program which was written for the ifort compiler but i have a gfortran/gcc compiler. Part of the makefile reads FC = ifort FLAGS= -c -w -r8 -O3 On replacing ifort ...
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How do I get 14.04 LTS to join a Windows workgroup

I was able to access my home network with Win 7 laptops and XP desktops and this desktop before upgrade/update to an XP desktop with large, shared hard drive. Now I can't see the computers on the ...

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