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PC freezes since I installed ubuntu 15.04 (now same with 15.10)

I got this weird problem where my computer freezes since I installed ubuntu 15.04. I had dual-boot windows/ubuntu 14.04 then decided to go only for ubuntu 15.04. Then my computer freezed and I decided ...
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Removed package i should probably not have done (libffi6)

So i got a conflict in packages that required different versions of libffi6 package. So i removed this package and tried to reinstall it. Probably should not have done that is a lot of programs where ...
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How to change device class of a bluetooth headset?

I have a bluetooth headset which is detected as keyboard. Is it posible to change it's device class in Ubuntu?
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TV tuner 'scan' outputs “tuning failed”

I've managed to install the tv tuner card and have it detected by Linux (14.04.3 LTS). So far so good! Now I want to find some channels, but the "scan" tool says "tuning failed": $ scan -v ...
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Run shell script from java to send data via USB

Exactly as specified in the title, I'm trying to send data to my ODROID-Show external screen via USB. I'm running a shell script that sends such data. The problem is I can simply run the command ...
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Installed Ubuntu 14, lost cdrom in Ubuntu and Bios

I have Ubuntu on several computers, and the other day i converted an old Compaq Pressario QC61. Made the installation via by booting from a Ubuntu CD. After finish the installation everything works ...
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Same password for all computers?

I have 2 computers running ubuntu. Is is possible to use the same password with both of them? To be more specific: is it possible to sync the password change from one computer to another? I have ...
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Inkscape python-lxml error

I'm using Inkscape 0.91 (r13725) and I always receive this error message when I try to use Perspective add-on or when I try to save the sketch in any format: The fantastic lxml wrapper for libxml2 is ...
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Genymotion does not creates virtual devices on VBox

Seems like Genymotion does not create virtual devices on Virtual Box the way it should. So, I am getting Unable to start virtual device error. What might be causing this issue? I am running ...
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Networking problem with USB wi-fi RTL8188EU

I have a power-line carrier connection that drops from time to time and taking a minute to reconnect. Thus I want to use a USB wi-fi as a backup. The driver it uses is RTL8188EU and since that ...
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WiFi stopped working after updates 14.04 LTS

First, my bluetooth was not working so I tried the solution suggested here but still devices are not able to pair. Then after this, my WiFi has stopped working. ########## wireless info START ...
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How can I change the order Google Pinyin displays characters in Xubuntu?

I have a small problem. I am using Google Pinyin via Fctix on Xubuntu, and I am typing the word "彼得" a lot. However, there is a more common Chinese combination, "比的", which appears before the ...
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1answer
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bluetooth headset problem (Ausdom m04 with bluetooth 4.0)

I have a bluetooth headset (Ausdom m04). At first, I couldn't set up the device as the laptop couldn't find the device. Then, after a couple of hours, I managed to connect it but there was no sound. ...
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libboost-all-dev

I am trying to install dependencies: with this command; sudo apt-get install -f libboost-all-dev But; there are dependencies: Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have ...
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development on Ubuntu and Linux in general [duplicate]

I'm from under windows development world. There is a Visual studio there for C and C++ development. In visual studio there is a good UI and I can put breakpoints in the code of the project and watch ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes every few days (no errors)

now I know this has been asked before but I cannot seem to specify the reason why Ubuntu freezes. There is nothing regular I do that makes it freeze completely (mouse is moving) and everything else ...
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sudo apt-get install showing error

sudo apt-get install shows the following error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 2 not ...
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Terminator Background image shades

I use terminator and recently, I tried to add a background image to it through the option provided in preferences, and for some reason the image that it is rendering is a bit shady and the colors are ...
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0answers
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Graphics broken or renders improperly.

Simply, the graphics is broken. As you can see in the above image, the text in launched windows is unreadable.There's also some black shade around the corners of the active window. I don't know ...
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0answers
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upgrade kernel 3.16.0.57 to 3.19.0.28

I am aware of the questions about upgrading the kernels here, but none of them helped me since they refer to upgrading to the generic versions. I'm using a framegrabber that only has driver for ...
3
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1answer
102 views

How do I show the git branch with colours in Bash prompt?

I am using this guide to show the branch name in gnome terminal (Ubuntu 15.10) when working in a git repository. Based on the above I now have the below in my ~/.bashrc file: # uncomment for a ...
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Unable to start network manager at boot time

Each time when i boot up Ubuntu network manager icon disappear. I have to manually start network manager. I also tried to modify /etc/network/interfaces but no result.
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1answer
26 views

unable to download 480p format using youtube-dl

I'm trying to download 480p format youtube video using youtube-dl using youtube-dl -f 135+141 --prefer-ffmpeg <url> and i get the following error and it failed to mix audio and video ...
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1answer
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How to change zram size?

I installed zram with sudo apt-get install zram-config. After that it started automatically and when I verified with cat /proc/swaps it's running properly But when I used sudo echo 128M > ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu AMD graphics driver

I'm using 15.10 Ubuntu on my HP laptop . It has an AMD graphics card (2GB). I have posted the screenshot of my Additional driver . Can you guys tell what do I have to install more ?
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How to list contents of Amavis quarantine

I have amavis and spamassassin configured on my ubuntu wily mail server, it is happily putting spam into quarantine. Whilst I have been able to find out how to release emails from quarantine, ...
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steam problem ubuntu 14.04

term keeps poping up when i run it then two pop ops after i the term false to instill the files here is what the term says: Steam needs to install these additional packages: ...
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Output of running commands in Terminal

I use this line to delete files find . -type f -iname \*.vi -delete and this line to move files find . -name "*.doc" -exec mv {} /path How can I see the process as it happen, I mean I don't ...
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How to provide a network address to a DSL connection in Ubuntu?

I'm a new Ubuntu user(Desktop OS). As I've switched from Windows 10 to Ubuntu 12.4 just before few days. I'm unable to set up a DSL connection in Ubuntu as I can't find any option to provide a ...
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302 redirect, Tomcat behind Apache for hybris

I've configured hybris and apache, mod_jk using this blog article. hybris is completely running fine on tomcat ports http on 9001 and https on 9002. One developer has also configured redirection at ...
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HP Pavillion ab011nx -wifi not working properly on ubuntu

I purchased a HP pavillion 15 ab011nx laptop with Windows 8.1 built in.The wi-fi works perfectly in windows but is really very weak in ubuntu that I can use wifi in lap only when i place lap really ...
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What if i install outdated Ubuntu with newest Ubuntu repository? [on hold]

I just want to know about that. Would Ubuntu runs well or not.
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Help with epsxe install

I want to install epsxe1.9.25 on Ubuntu 15.10. I downloaded the Linux version of the program off the website but it gives me an executable and I don't know what to do with it. I don't wanna run it ...
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1answer
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How do i install python 3.5?

I think installed python 3.5, i have the python 3.5 idle3 on my desktop, but when i write in the the command python -- version the output is 2.7.0.1. How do i actually upgrade it to 3.5
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Tried installing umbunu on Windows by mounting a disc not burning to disc. Install stuck at boot process

Can I cancel installation of Ubuntu from cmd screen if installation stopped due to no physical disc being inserted.
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Here is the ANSWER you are looking for. You can't go wrong with this [on hold]

This is really an answer to the problem, and the RIGHT ONE that you need to fix this. I just answered on another page, and I copy and paste my solution, here: Here is how I just made a perfect and ...
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1answer
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Difference between “cat” command arguments “-b” and “-n”

I am bit confuse about the command cat filename.txt -b and cat filename.txt -n They show the same output to the screen .Then what is the difference between them?
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 freezes while using firefox

While using firefox, ubuntu freezes all I can do is move the cursor.
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How to resolve “Failed to download repository information”?

i have seen this in older versions, but no solutions have helped i don't want to re install Linux because i am already on 14.04 below is my sources.list sorry can't post links, i don't have enough ...
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Is there a way to set a default (<100%) transparency for new windows in Cinnamon?

I can configure the mouse-scroll action on window titlebars to change the opacity of an existing window manually, but how can I have every window begin with a transparency of, say, 75%?
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Ubuntu live usb, with persistent memory?

is it possible to make my live USB with Ubuntu 15 on it a live persistent memory operating system instead of just a trial/install version which is always the same when i start it?
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Multi user login to same session

I need to have a machine that anyone can log into but everyone has the same desktop, open windows, session etc. Essentially individual login that could somehow map to a common user. We want to pair ...
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Disable Ubuntu boot menu when Windows is hibernated

I have a lot of folders in Ubuntu that are simple shortcuts of my Windows partition. I need to be able to Mount windows partition every time I load Ubuntu. Therefore, I want to disable Ubuntu access ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, /etc/hosts file entries not working and referring to wrong ip

I am on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, I have added few host machines to the file /etc/hosts as below: 192.168.2.12 machine1 192.168.2.13 machine2 192.168.2.14 machine3 These machines are in the same network ...
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3answers
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How do I capture a screenshot of a window, and all the windows on top of it?

I'm using screenshots as regression tests for GUI software. Before deploying each new version, a series of automatic tasks is run against the old and the new version, screenshots are generated after ...
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0answers
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One live USB works, one doesn't

Problem: One live USB works, the other doesn't PC: Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro Main OS: 8.1 Pro BIOS settings: tried disabling Fastboot and Secure Boot, USB boot enabled USB OS: Ubuntu 15.10 Made bootable usb ...
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I am looking for touchpad driver for Dell Inspiron 1501

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS on Dell inspiron 1501 laptop and since then its scroll-with-finger function has not been working. Previously, it had Ubuntu version 8.10 on it and it worked fine. ...
0
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1answer
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Ubuntu and windows on dual hard drives

I had windows 10 installed on a hard drive then I used my laptop to install Ubuntu 15.10 on my other hard drive because I was having problems installing it on my desktop. To get into Linux I have to ...
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3answers
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How to synchronize bookmarks in Google Chrome between Ubuntu and Windows

I dual boot my system with windows and Ubuntu. when i bookmark a page in Windows (in Google Chrome), it doesn't show up when i open chrome in Ubuntu. I have already logged in to the Chrome with my ...
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when i click on ubuntu software center or open it via terminal it opens up for a second and then automatically gets closed

I also tried to reinstall it but its showing error Ign http://in.archive.ubuntu.com trusty/universe Translation-en_IN Reading package lists... Error! E: Encountered a section with no Package: header ...

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