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Sound Problems Ubuntu 14.10

I just installed Ubuntu 14.10 and I have sound problems. Currently I have installed both Windows and Ubuntu. Sound is played form a tv combo monitor. Video stream goes from the pc to the monitor with ...
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Connecting a Kindle 6

I have a new kindle fire HD6. When I connect it to my PC (Using Ubuntu 14.04) I get the error message USB Compatibility. My fire HD7 has been, and still is, working fine. Can anybody help me with a ...
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How to install python as a user

I need to install python so I can install pip/fab which do not need root access to run and install things. I'm setting up a vagrant VM environment which needs to run fab as non root to function and I ...
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Change auto-renaming in guake

Is there any way to remove path from tab name in guake? Usually I open several hosts in different tabs and I rename them all according to the host name. It is annoying to make the same action on every ...
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Linux alternatives Softwares Xbox controller

I already know it's possible to manually configure a HID device from terminal in Linux using a couple (many) commands. I wonder if it's also possible to get easier in the process using something ...
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Launchy in Ubuntu does not execute .desktop files

Nautilus and PCManFm open file.desktop correctly. From terminal, it also opens file.desktop well. However, Launchy opens file.desktop with the text editor! I think the key could be the runner ...
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Emulation in Ubuntu

I am wondering if I can emulate Ubuntu on Windows through VirtualBox, then emulate Windows on Ubuntu through VirtualBox. My system specifications: Processor: AMD Turion x2 2.3 Ghz Memory: 2 Gb RAM ...
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Enviromnent variable for subprocess

I am trying to access an environment variable from a python process. I exported it like export var=value. This works fine for the command pyton program.py but not for sudo python program.py. How can I ...
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VirtualBox boots only in UEFI Interactive shell

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 in VirtualBox with UEFI. But now I have rebootet this OS and now it boots into a UEFI Interactive Shell v2.0. How can I boot normaly into Grub again? I hope you can help me, ...
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PuTTy error on connect

Since a time i can't log in onto my ubuntu VPS, PuTTy and FileZila gives me Network error: software caused connection abort
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Beep when Esc key is pressed

How can I configure Ubuntu (14.04 LTS) to beep when certain key is pressed (Esc key in my case)?
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Partitions on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a problem need help. I have two partitions called Data and Sofware. Default, when I run command : ls /media/my_username/ It's show empty (dont have any result on terminal) but when I ...
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NetworkManager doesn't ask password

My network manager doesn't ask me a password when I try connect to the network. When I click "Connect" nothing happens. I reinstalled it but it didn't help.
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No wireless networks shown on Kubuntu Plasma 5

I recently got a new laptop and am setting up linux on it. I'm running off of a liveusb for Kubuntu (the new Plasma 5), and don't see (in the desktop UI) any support for wifi. The network manager ...
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Need to keep clearing the cache and cookies to access certain websites

Since I've come on my Home network back from the University, I can't access Facebook and some other websites through my Linux. The only way is to clear my browsing cache or go incognito and even ...
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Installation JDK in the LXC container - Host behind Proxy

The host on which i work is a remote machine behind a proxy. I have installed the jdk like that and it works well: (I access the remote machine via ssh) http_proxy=http://proxy:3128 && ...
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Cannot update Xubuntu 14.04

When I check for updates or use sudo apt-get update it shows some errors W:Failed to fetch http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/raring/main/binary-i386/Packages 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.92.201 ...
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Want Ubuntu and Windows both on My Laptop

Some days ago i used Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for 2 weeks and loves it. On that time i had completely install Ubuntu on my laptop. Now the problem is i also has to developed .Net applications. So i need both ...
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Blurry tty with nvidia drivers

I recently upgraded my computer, and after installing the latest Ubuntu there, have found an issue. I'm using the latest nvidia drivers (nvidia-346) from xorg-edgers ppa, along with a GTX 970 gpu. ...
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LibreOffice Writer inserts picture only on first page

All examples show inserting a picture on first page of document (when not just in an empty document). I have tried unsuccessfully to anchor an inserted image to a particular paragraph or character, ...
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14.10 gnome classic metacity unable to hook up keyboard shortcut to binary

I am trying to get the Aero Snap effect working on an Ubuntu 14.10 using Gnome Classic Metacity. I found a command that works if I execute in on a terminal window: wmctrl -r :ACTIVE: -e 0,`xwininfo ...
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Test Apache2 default page on windows 7 browser (Virtual Box)

Successfully installed apache2 on Ubuntu 12.04 server (Virtual Box). I'm having windows 7 as host machine & want to access apache default page on windows browser How to access/test apache2 on ...
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Bluetooth Devise is off

I have hp pavilion g6 laptop and Ubuntu 14.04 OS. I am Unable to open the Bluetooth, the option is always off in system settings There is message " No Bluetooth adapter found" Do I need to do some ...
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OneDrive-d won't sync

I have installed onedrive-d, connected to onedrive and chose the local folder. I've also added onedrive-d to startup, and it runs. But it doesn't start synchronizing. Any suggestions?
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eCryptfs - Cannot decrypt filenames

I have encrypted data on an external HD mounted on /home/username/.Data. I am trying to decrypt it to /home/username/Data. Although I can successfully read the files contents, I cannot manage to ...
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Dell E4300 needs two boots

Currently going through the process of moving over to Ubuntu with mostly laptops. There's one small issue that I have been unable to remedy on my own, this relates to a Dell E4300 fitted with Samsung ...
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How to add grauphel to the owncloud server

Can someone tell me how to add "grauphel" to the owncloud server? I have (easily) installed and setup the owncloud server and desktop client by using the repository. Logging into it and actually ...
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Which package provides the Postgresql init scipt?

If I haven't got /etc/init.d/postgresql file in what package could I find it?
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Migration from Truecrypt to LUKS

I am looking for an alternative for True-crypt which can be used both at the disk level and with portable media. Having installed Ubuntu 14.04 ticking 'with disc encryption' enabled, it works very ...
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Diff between backups: see permissions, group and owner and sym link differences

Question Using only the command line, is it possible to tell if a rsync backup (on a NAS) and the original folder tree (on a web server) are exactly the same? I mean in terms of file sizes, ...
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dd: Operation not supported (on unmounted, but not ejected drive)

I have looked through the other questions here on AU, and none of them seem to help me deal with this particular problem, so I am starting a new question. For some context, all I am trying to do is ...
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How to write documents for Read the Docs in Ubuntu 14.04

I have found a great way to publish my documents online - Read the Docs. The problem is, their 'Getting Started' does not help much. Has anyone already tried and set up RTD in Ubuntu and so can ...
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How to configure /etc/network/interface to use static IPv6, but dynamic IPv4?

I want to add a static IPv6 IP to my otherwise automatic IP configuration. How to do this? Currently I use: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 So IPv4 is configured by DHCP, IPv6 is ...
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How can I create a bootable USB stick for windows 8 on Ubuntu 14.10?

How can I create a bootable USB Stick for windows 8 on Ubuntu 14.10? I have tried using startup disk creator but it doesn't show windows os.
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Install Ubuntu on fresh new SSD within another windows system

I did a lot a research to check if my question was already answered or not, but so far I've only seen two related questions in Can I install Ubuntu on a separate SSD, AFTER having encrypted my Windows ...
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VPN connection failed

How to fix it? Here's the log: sudo tail -f /var/log/syslog Dec 28 15:15:34 hp NetworkManager[1062]: <warn> VPN plugin failed: 1 Dec 28 15:15:34 hp NetworkManager[1062]: ...
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Empathy - Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon [on hold]

I've been a linux mint user for 2 days now and I've been trying to use Empathy. I've installed the software from software manager without any problem. but when I try to add an account, it is showing ...
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Side bar and Menu bar lost after upgrading to 14.10

I am new to Ubuntu and just installed Ubuntu 14.04.1. After using it for 2-3 days I just installed the plugins and was experiencing the new features. I've never worked on Ubuntu before. but after ...
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Disable headphone detection

In windows I can just disable headphones and they will never work even if I plug them in, how can I do the same in Ubuntu?
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How to completely remove a Software

first of all merry christmas to everyone. I wanted to ask you a basic question. I installed a software, in this case Eclipse 3.8 through the following command: sudo apt-get install eclipse And the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04lts get stuck

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. when i am working display get stuck, but mouse pointer works fine. after few minutes it gets normal. system is uptodate. how can i solve this problem?
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Router on Virtual Machine, fstab mount disk from other machine by hostname: When is fstab executed?

Ok, so I've been looking for this for quite a while now, but I can't find an actual answer to this question. When is fstab executed, specifically in relation to the scripts in /etc/rc2.d? What I'm ...
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Unable to receive emails with postfix/dovecot

I am using Postfix and Dovecot on Ubuntu 12.04. I am able to send messages out to my Gmail address but unable to receive messages in. In system logs, messages show as sent to my inbox but the message ...
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Is Windows 8 clean after dual boot?

I am following this tutorial and the first step I’ll need to do is delete the Linux partitions. Do I have to remove any of these non file extension parts? I would like to delete the Linux partitions ...
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I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 on Windows 8, now I can't run windows 8

When I power on my Asus laptop an I go to the GNU GRUB area where I have the option to select Windows 8 and Windows recovery environment, but whatever i choose it gives an error. the error is ...
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What are the benefits of ubuntu [on hold]

Hey guys I am kinda new to the ubuntu OS so could you guys tell me what are the uses of this OS over the others like for what major purposes can it be used and I don't mean only speed reliability ...
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How do you make Ubuntu load on to the empty second hard drive

How do you make Ubuntu load on to the second (empty) hard drive?
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Notebook: Dual monitor went black after log in screen (both, HDMI and VGA), until I open up Laptop lid (which stays as wished black)

Since upgrading to Ubuntu 14.10 (came from 12.10), the behaviour of my dual monitors (and compiz, but that is another issue) changed in the way, that after logging in, both are going black (off) and ...
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Killing every root process over a certain pid

I want to kill every process that is root and not mine. Now there's: sudo pkill -u root But... Well, it kind of, I don't know, MAKES THE WHOLE COMPUTER TO CRASH. So, I need a way to kill every root ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 KVM - error: internal error: process exited while connecting to monitor: qemu-system-x86_64:

I am trying to migrate a KVM guest from one Ubuntu 14.04 host to another by following the steps outlined here. I now have the "state" file, xml configuration, and qcow2 img file in a single folder on ...

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