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Ubuntu 14.04 slow connection with Broadcom wireless card

Few days ago I updated my laptop from 13.10 to 14.04 by reinstalling everything and I started having troubles with my Broadcom card. It was working well with previous version, so i don't know what is ...
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to start Ubuntu I use Virtualbox but when I start the VM nothing happens

"Creating process for virtual machine "..." (GUI/Qt)...(1/2)... at 0%" is the only thing i see. Nothing happens. I want to install the 32-bit version of ubuntu and I did everything just as it is shown ...
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WPA2 Personel very slow on Ubuntu 14.04

I have an up to date Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit). My wifi connection is very slow when I connect to a WPA2 Personel access point. here my wifi card ref: Broadcom Corporation BCM43227 802.11b/g/n ...
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Compro VideoMate TV PVR/FM In Ubuntu 14.04 x64

I have a Compro VideoMate TV PVR/FM In Ubuntu 14.04 x64 and would like to use it with mythtv, this worked OK in 12.04 x64 but not in 14.04 x64 I have checked Problem with tv tuner Compro and Ubuntu ...
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Chromebook and Ubuntu

I bought a samsung chromebook, first model, when it came out a year or so ago. I am starting to get into Linux (I loaded Ubuntu on my mac) but this is acting a little different. I followed the ...
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Asus X750JB overheads Ubuntu 14.04.1

Notebook Model : Asus X750JB CPU : Intel Core i7 4700HQ (2.40GHz) RAM : 8GB Memory 2TB HDD GPU : NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M In standby it keeps a temperature of 46 ► 50 degrees Celsius. The fan never ...
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How to enable Minimed CareLink usb in VirtualBox with Win7?

I have a Medtronic CareLink usb, to analyze the data from my insulin pump. The provided software works with Windows 7. I have a PC running Ubuntu 13.04 with Win7 in VirtualBox. But the usb is not ...
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how to make a static binary of coreutils?

I'm trying to make a static binary of rm, so I tried compiling coreutils with configure; make SHARED=0 CC='gcc -static'; make install but I keep running into errors. First make complains about ...
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Unable to format usb drive (udisks-error-quark, 14)

I have been striving hard to format my usb drive. I cannot format it. Whenever I try it using the disks utility I get the following error message: Error unmounting /dev/sdc: Command-line `umount ...
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KDE spellchecker dropdown is empty

i run Ubuntu 14.04, installed packages are kile, aspell-de and aspell-en, the problem is that the dropdowns for dictionaries are empty (or show "()"). Changing the spellchecker language in ...
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problem with skype accessing

I am using ubuntu 10.04LTS. I have installed skype 2.2(beta) version. My problem is, each time i try to log in it shows " server connect failed what may be the reason? please help me.
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How to create a bootable USB stick on OS X problem

My college gave me a Debia.img to make a bootable USB stick from my MacBook Pro, I use OS X 10.9.4 (Mavericks) I followed instructions from here: ...
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How to remove mobile partner 21 from ubuntu 14.04?

I have installed mobile partner 21 in ubuntu 14.04 lts. I want to remove it due to security issues. Please help me remove it.
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/usr/lib/libsqlite3.so does not appear when I install libsqlite3-dev

I'm trying to compile some c++ code, and I'm getting lots of errors of the type: DataFrame.cpp:(.text+0x2d9a): undefined reference to `sqlite3_prepare_v2' DataFrame.cpp:(.text+0x2e44): undefined ...
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DigitalOcean droplet root password not accepted for client, but works for console

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 droplet with PubkeyAuthentication set to yes and PermitRootLogin set to no. Since I created it, my pubkey has worked fine. For some unknown reason today it's not accepting my ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 AMD Radeon HD 8330 Second screen detected but completely black

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a new laptop Lenovo Ideapad. I tried to connect a second monitor through a hdmi output and the monitor gets detected but completely black. I have googled to find ...
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How to get Calbre to recognize my Kindle Reader

I have recently switched from Windows XP to Linux Mint 17 which I love, I downloaded the Linux version of Calibre, and transferred my ebook collection of 3800 books. For a while, this worked fine, but ...
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Installation problem with Ubuntu from USB

I followed the instructions, but now I want to install it but I get the following message The creation of swap space in partition failed #6 of SCSI1 (0,0,0) (sdb) failed I have partitioned my HDD ...
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What is the purpose of lock file?

I have seen a file named lock in /var/cache/apt/archives in my Ubuntu 14.04. This file has only root access. When I try to display the contents of this file using sudo nano lock the file seems empty. ...
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ubuntu 14.04.1 server idle load average 1.00

Scratching my head here. Hoping someone can help me troubleshoot. I have a Dell PowerEdge SC1435 server which had been running with a previous version of ubuntu for a while. (I believe it was 13.10 ...
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Remove Edubuntu from Triple Boot

I have a computer that has Windows 7, Ubuntu 12.04, and Edubuntu installed together. I would like to know how to remove Edubuntu from this configuration and then add the unallocated data to Windows 7 ...
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try to install startup disk creator

when I try to install startup disk creator I get this message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: usb-creator-gtk: Depends: python3 (>= 3.2.3-3~) but 3.3.2-14ubuntu1 is to be ...
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What init files will be read when opening a new tab and a new window of gnome terminal?

If I am correct, I remember that opening a new tab in genome terminal will run .bashrc, and opening a new gnome terminal window also will. Do these two read the same init files of bash? E.g. ...
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Network configuration on boot taking longer than 60 seconds… why?

My HTPC was running Ubuntu 13.04 and had no problems, but I've re-formatted the system and installed Ubuntu 14.04 (minimal) from scratch and I've having a problem with my network. When the system ...
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Using arping command in ubuntu 12.04

I am configuring a pgpool instance to get a HA of postgresql services. I am following this configuration. I found a command and I ran it manually in my console: arping_cmd = 'arping -U $_IP_$ -w 1' ...
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List windows applications installed by wine?

I just installed an windows application by wine. I would like to run it from terminal. But I don't know its command name. Is it possible to find out its name, by e.g. list all windows applications ...
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Ubuntu Dual boot install with windows 8.1

I have Windows 8.1 on C: drive and i want to install Ubuntu14.04 on D: drive and i will be extending D: drive with E: what i want to know is ,is it fine if i select install "Ubuntu alongside windows" ...
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How to write the path of a folder with space in it's name? [duplicate]

I can't figure out how to write the path of a folder that includes spaces in its name (in Terminal). I tried: cd /path/path/path/"A Folder"/file cd /path/path/path/'A Folder/file cd ...
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Unable to run custom Launcher entry which should run app as root

I'm trying to add an option to my Launcher which would open the application as root. My /usr/share/applications/sublime-text.desktop entry looks like this: [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 ...
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ubuntu unknow partition cannot mount or update grub

After a power failure, I had the following error: error: unknown filesystem grub rescue> I ran the ubuntu repair using a live usb. The log can be found here: http://paste.ubuntu.com/8464735/ After ...
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how to restore default graphic driver configuration

I am running ubuntu 14 on a mac machine. recently I notice compiz was too slow, so I changed from default generic driver to propietary. after that, I got a blank screen. I am able to enter recovery ...
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Asio drivers (hercules dj air)

I recently installed Ubuntu but now, I want to use my hercules dj air. Why? Because it have something called DAC or idk. Anyway, sound quality > better. I don't know what to do. (I don't want to ...
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I can't download a thing using Ubuntu 13.10! I can't understand the problem :(

Well i'm new to ubuntu. I started using UBUNTU about 3 days back. I use Wubi cuz i'm reluctant to division my hard-disk. The point here is i'm unable to download stuff. :/ I decided to download ...
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How to add Manually installed package(through bin file or script) in “--get-selections” list

I have installed tomcat5.5(from tar file) and jre6(from bin file) on my Ubuntu server 12.04(64 bit). When I try to install php-java bridge, it shows "tomacat5.5 not installed". Tomcat and java are ...
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How do I remove old kernel files from /boot and fix a potential error listed in <sudo dpkg --list 'linux-image*'>?

Any help with the following would be very much appreciated: A few days ago I installed the latest stable Linux kernel (3.16.3) and then I used the one liner from here to remove my old kernels. The ...
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Installing Git on Ubuntu, packet not found

I can't connect to my WLAN (Broadcom e4313). I searched online for a Solution and found a brmcsmac package which I should install with git. Now I wanted to install git with: sudo apt-get install git ...
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how to run firefox headless?

I am trying to run Firefox headless for testing using Jenkins and selenium I did refer this link: How To: Run Selenium Headless Firefox in Ubuntu | InstallationPage When I run this command sudo ...
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Running Tally On Ubuntu

This is my first post. I am using Tally ERP9 Accounting Package which works fine in Windows 7 which i was running earlier.I tried to install Tally on Ubuntu but failed in doing so. Please suggest ...
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How to make special new folder in right click? [duplicate]

I want to create folder but it's name date of current day. I know how to make it in terminal by this command: mkdir $(date -I) How to add this to right click to be easy?
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Can't mount network share using cifs in ubuntu 14.04

I have been mounting a network drive from /etc/fstab in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for a while now but after installing the latest updates, it no longer works. The relevant fstab line is: // Unit / media / mnt ...
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What is acmsoda running on port 6969?

When I scanned a web application for open ports using built in nmap command, it showed me that there is a closed port 6969 in which a service is running named acmsoda. When I did some googling on ...
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problems with LAN

my PC has been crashing recently (overheated I think), after last crash I cannot connect to internet, I think LAN driver is broken or so. Can you please advice me what I could try to do?
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Ubuntu is a comes under which version of linux operation system ? can we able to run “HP load runner”…?

may i know, Ubuntu is a comes under which version of linux operation system ? can we able to run "HP load runner" on this platform...?
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Send SIGCONT signal to another user process

I saw a document (http://www.gnu.org/software/libc/manual/html_node/Permission-for-kill.html) which say, "The SIGCONT signal is a special case. It can be sent if the sender is part of the same session ...
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Unable to start windows

As you can see from my question I'm really noob with Ubuntu. I have installed my Ubuntu on my computer. I was thinking that I will be able to make choice between Ubuntu and Windows after reboot the ...
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GUI mode not loading

I have a HP ENVY 15z with Windows 8 pre-installed, and I've set part of the HDD for Linux, so I have Ubuntu and Windows 8.1 in dualboot. Problem is, Ubuntu no longer boots, Windows boots just fine but ...
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Cannot unlock Ubuntu-touch for my phone

root@ubuntu:/home/affan# fastboot oem unlock ... (bootloader) Start unlock flow FAILED (remote: Unlock failed - Err:0x7000 ) finished. total time: 10.310s why it cannot ...
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Proxy does not work using sudo

I set the proxy using system setting -> Network -> Network Proxy. I then clicked on "Apply system wide", put my password, and nothing else. michele@rserver-VirtualBox:~$ wget http://bbc.co.uk ...
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files copied in usb hard drive using rsync disappear

I use Ubuntu server 12.04 and using rsync I successfuly copied files using rsync from server to the external usb hard drive which is plugged to the server all the time. For some reasons I reinstalled ...
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Lenovo Ideapad U530 Touchpad Driver

Does anybody know of a touchpad driver available for the Lenovo Ideapad U530 touch? To my surprise, the touchscreen works perfectly, however it is the touchpad that is giving me some issues. Mainly, ...

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