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GRUB cannot find the ISO image on the hard-disk?

I have an old computer with Kubuntu version 10.10. I want to install the latest version and followed the instruction according the post Install Ubuntu from ISO image directly from hard disk of a ...
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.wav metadata type written by Clementine

I have a bunch of .wav audio files with metadata (artist, album etc.) written into them by Clementine. The problem is: When I convert them to mp3 (I need to save space...), the metadata are lost. I ...
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Touchscreen on 14.04

I have a HP EliteBook 2740p with touch screen and whenever try to use it in Ubuntu 14.04 it won't work. I have the driver "xinput_calibrator" and whenever I try to use the calibration program it ...
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PC Freezing After Resuming from Sleep

When I turn on my PC it will resume from sleep. Sometimes it will be 'frozen'. The time will be a few hours behind and the keyboard doesn't work at all. I can move the mouse. I can't use any keyboard ...
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Apt-cacher-ng “known data hit, don't write to”

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS (Precise Pangolin). kernel version 3.10.39. I install apt-cacher-ng server with 0.7.2-1ubuntu2.1 version. With time, downloading of packages becomes extremely slow ...
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Can't load Ubuntu from DVD or USB

I would like to re-install Ubuntu onto my computer, but when I restart it and hit F9 and/or F12 and it won't load from the DVD or USB.
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WiFi not working on hp dv6 on ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS

it will not connect to WiFi even when proprietary driver is updated and physical switch is on.
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1answer
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Why do we have to unmount a USB and format it to FAT or NTFS partition before making a liveUSB?

I am not able to figure out why do we have to unmount a USB and format it to FAT or NTFS partition before we can make a liveUSB. I have seen that when I use a dd command to make a liveUSB with a ...
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“apt-get update” gives many [Ign] errors - is that a problem?

I just ran sudo apt-get update once again and I thought that there are many lines starting with Ign instead of Hit in the output. I wondered what it means and researched on Ask Ubuntu and Super User, ...
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1answer
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How do I install ChominumOS and run it as a seperate X Session?

I'm exploring different options on how to install ChromniumOS on my desktop (x86_64) PC which is currently running Ubuntu 14.10. I tried the following methods first: Duel Booting the two, but ...
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Cron job not running at time intervals [duplicate]

I am new to using cron to automatically run a script. Currently, I have created a script to run every hour using the Configure Scheduled Tasks Manager. In the manager it allows me to instantly run a ...
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Is there a way that I can run a linux application on a windows PC? [on hold]

I need to run boot repair and I don't have a USB to use as a live disc right now. Boot-Repair: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Boot-Repair
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MATE Authentication

I am running mate 1.8 on armv7 pc linaro. The pc is headless so I'm connecting to it with tightvnc. I manually installed the ubuntu-software-center to try it out. Whenever I try to install something ...
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the keyboard layout randomly turns off dead keys on boot

I'm using the English (US international with dead keys) keyboard layout and no other layout has been set up. My problem is that my computer turns the dead keys off seemingly random at boot. To fix ...
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Running Quake with Darkplaces from symlink, id1 folder not recognized

I'm new to Linux (have only been using it for a few days) and am using Ubuntu 14.04. I've been a Windows user my whole life, so there are a lot of things I'm getting used to. One example: symlinks. ...
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1answer
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How to batch compress folders?

I want to batch compress folders, I want the format to be 7zip and of course I want to preserve the name and get the .7z extension at the end.
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1answer
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How do i write a terminal script to setup ubuntu for me instead of spending days every time?

From what I understand I can make a text file with all commands same as I would type in terminal, make it executable and run it. Would running sudo mysetup.sh or mysetup.txt be OK so not typing PW ...
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No sound in headphones Tt esports shock one

If I remember correctly, one time I heard a sound from there, and then something happened and everything was gone. I tried to configure the microphone installing and reinstall alsa. There are ...
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1answer
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Print queue icon -Printer indicator applet is not solved

This closed thread is not solved entirely. Problem: The printer icon disappears when you close printer window.
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10 views

What should I do to install a ubuntu repository on a Mint? [on hold]

I know that maybe it's not a good idea, but I think it's worth trying. What shuld I do? > sudo add-apt-repository ppa:something/bla Traceback (most recent call > last): File ...
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1answer
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Installing Ubuntu from Windows 7 Problem

I have Acer Aspire One D271 netbook. It has Inte(R) Atom(TM) N2600 1.6GHz and 2GB DRR3 RAM. It runs Windows 7 and I've tried to change it to Ubuntu but when I boot my device with the flash drive ...
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Ethernet Issue on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to use the eth0 port on an Asus running Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS (Trusty Tahr). It was working fine, but suddenly my pc is not recognizing the wired connection - under connections for ethernet ...
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I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside Windows 8.1 (With UEFI) and I am unable to boot into Ubuntu

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop alongside Windows 8.1. My laptop came pre-installed with Windows 8, thus it has UEFI instead of BIOS. I have tried booting with secure boot and ...
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OK 40th or so unbuntu install!! Why sudo apt-get install fail2ban not work? [on hold]

I've done this many times, sometimes i cannot install certain software from terminal for no reason? I wake up this morning try again and its working again? Maybe just the ubuntu server i suppose? I ...
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Poor value sinus in C [on hold]

[img]http://upnisito.cz/images/2015_02/730programming.png[/img] Poor value sinus, why? sin 60 = 0,866025... not -0,30...
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Help!!! 3g modem don't detect after restart in elementary os Luna [on hold]

I installed elementary os luna on dual boot yesterday. But when i figured out the problem of not detecting 3g usb modem. I searched and found "sudo modprobe option" and it works. Then i perform "sudo ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS (Trusty Tahr) 64b - cgminer-3.7.2-x86_64-built - Error -11: Building Program - ySIZE

firt time start mining litecoin "error -11...." i'd like to understand more abou how to fix this.. Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS (Trusty Tahr) 64 bit notebook videocard: ATI Radeon™ HD 5000 Series model: 4570M ...
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How do I setup/install Philips Semiconductors Multi Media Controller PCI Card SAA7146 (rev 01)

lspci 00:0a.0 Multimedia controller: Philips Semiconductors SAA7146 (rev 01) lspci -vnn 00:0a.0 Multimedia controller [0480]: Philips Semiconductors SAA7146 [1131:7146] (rev 01) Subsystem: Device ...
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i need help installing RR2680 driver (lubuntu 14)

im a linux noob i got an old rocketraid / highpoint PCIE 2680 SATA 8 port raid card. i am trying to install it. but i have never tried it before. i saw this thread on RR but a newer card ...
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1answer
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New System Windows 8.1 dual boot and virtualbox

I just bought a new windows 8 machine to run Linux on. I also want to create a dual boot and a virtual drive in virtualbox with the same windows. The first thing I did was to create the windows ...
0
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0answers
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Advantech PCM-3343 (Vortex86DX) [on hold]

guys! Has anyone ever tried to install Ubuntu on a Advantech's PCM-3343 board (Vortex86DX procesor)? Thanks for any help!
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Where is burg-emu

I downloaded burg and it works. But I don't have the backgrounds and burg-emu gets the response 'command not found. Should it have been installed with burg? I tried to download it separately along ...
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How to make openjdk-8 default java version and remove openjdk-7

I have intalled openjdk-8 (from official repo) with apt-get install openjdk-8-jre-headless openjdk-8-jre openjdk-8-jdk and updated alternatives with update-alternatives --config java now $ ...
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Icon theme not loading correctly

Using a new install of Ubuntu 14.04. When I change the icon theme using unity tweak or ubuntu tweak, the icons for the file formats don't load correctly. The folder icons load correctly. AND ubuntu ...
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1answer
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Run Everpad on ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Everpad in 32bit Ubuntu machine. When I run it I have error: root@1025C:~# everpad "sni-qt/10220" WARN 22:57:49.764 void StatusNotifierItemFactory::connectToSnw() Invalid interface ...
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How to run an alias command with sudo [duplicate]

I created an alias called runmc that allows me to start up a java program. But I noticed that when I type in "sudo runmc" (It needs root access to work properly.), it will display "runmc: command not ...
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Erasing 14.04 from hard drive? [duplicate]

I wanted to try Ubuntu but it isn't the right operating system for me. How can I erase it from my hard drive? My friend installed it from her thumb drive which I don't have access to. Any help ...
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How to make Kovacic's Mod Pack work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I wanna install some Minecraft (preferably 1.8 or later) mods,but when I tried to install just one mod with Forge,it crashed!So I searched for the easiest and safest way to install MC mods and I found ...
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1answer
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Why does the password for a zip-file not work?

I've tried to unpack a password-protected zip-file on Ubuntu 14.04. Although I am absolutely sure the password I use is correct the built-in unzip-function gives an "unknown error".
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Installing 14.04 onto a Liva mini pc via USB - CD ROM error

I am a Ubuntu newbie and have been trying this for a couple of hours now. I am trying to install U 14.04 onto a new LIVA mini PC - the goal being to make this into a little PLEX server. The basic ...
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Nltk web2py python grammar checker code

I am trying to implement a python grammar checker on web2py. I already have the part of the code that needs modification. What I need is a code that can highlight text on the searched words that need ...
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1answer
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Getting rid of the p7m file extension

The internet has not been helpful this time. I have a zip archive that also has a p7m extension. How can I lose that extension so that I can view the files? Any help is appreciated. Than you!
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Differences in browser support

I have compared the Ubuntu 14 desktop with the lubuntu 14 desktop. Both I like very much. However, I have noticed that when I create an html document with an audio or video attribute, it will play in ...
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4answers
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How would I create an alias to run a game? (Minecraft)

How would I accomplish this? I want to type in runmc to run the command java -jar /root/.minecraft/launcher.jar. I already put the following into my .bashrc file alias runmc ="java -jar ...
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Backup ubuntu completely, reinstall os and then restore it exactly the way it was

I recently got a new graphics card and I want to have windows on my computer to play windows only games in my steam library. I currently have Ubuntu 14.04 install and perfectly configured and has all ...
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Multithreaded Mail server

I need to create a multuthreaded mail server on ubuntu 14.04. So i opted for Postfix which is default smtp server on ubuntu. but now I am stuck with multithreading in postfix. how can i perform ...
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How to customize the Auto-hide behavior on Kubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS?

Question says it all. I want to customize the Auto-hide behavior, in terms of time basically. In order to enable to feature I followed some instructions (second paragraph), but the panel behavior is ...
2
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1answer
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Problems with Partitions After Remove Windows

I've recently removed the Windows partition out of my laptop, keeping just ubuntu as an OS. The way I did it was through an Ubuntu Live boot-drive, using the "Try Ubuntu" option. In Gparted I simply ...
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How to make cairo dock run at startup?

ok...So, I'm totally new to Linux, so don't mind if I ask something stupid. But, since I got an old PC I installed lubuntu 14.04 an it's been working fine so far. I've been trying to modify it a bit ...
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Can Malwarebytes Enterprise run on Ubuntu?

Malwarebytes Enterprise isn't playing well with other applications on the same windows server and I don't want to buy a new windows server license just to run MWB so I need another solution. I ...

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