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I would like to access my localhost files with an ftp programme

I have installed an apache2 server and installed php and everything else I need to run a website from my laptop, however, when I try to access it with CrossFTP with the following settings I get the ...
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Make directory command not working

I am new to the Ubuntu. I have logged in as guest then switch to namu user and want to make directory but get error as follows: gest@ubuntu:~$ su namu Password: namu@ubuntu:/home/gest$ cd .. namu@...
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Getting log file of system ON & OFF history

How i can get the log-file of Ubuntu 12 Shutdown, Restart and Start history , I tried with "last UserNanme" in terminal but not getting the data i want, Please help me to find the log file .Thanks in ...
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Ubuntu SDK on Open Suse

From where can I download Ubuntu SDK for mobile application development? I can not find any links to operate it on OpenSuse.
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Boot problem ubuntu and windows7 [duplicate]

I install ubuntu12.10 than I install windows 7 and now I have access only at windows :( i didn't find any solution for this... can you help me please? thanks
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Is it possible than my user disappears from sudo?

That happened after I managed to install Virtual Box. I found a part of the answer here : http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1376802. I added my user to another group and then lost my user to ...
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Which file system supports RAID and is mature enough for a media server?

I am planning on setting up a home media machine with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS or 13.04 (please let me know if this makes a difference). I have 4 hard drives and I am looking for a file system that supports ...
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How to find system>administration>OS-uninstaller menu in Gnome?

I'd like to uninstall Windows 7, I read that through Gnome I can open an OS uninstaller, but I can't find the way... Anyone?
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can't disable nmi_watchdog

Following directions from here and here I tried running sudo echo 0 > /proc/sys/kernel/nmi_watchdog but this results in Permission denied. I also tried setting the line GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="...
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Gnome 3 desktop environment

After taking the regular update through the update manager my gnome-shell doesn't work, I am working on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and I have uninstalled and re-installed but the same issue persists. Please ...
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ubuntu12.04 apt-get update issue

I got an odd issue on the ubuntu12.04 when I ran sudo apt-get update command: W: Failed to fetch http://mirrors.163.com/ubuntu/dists/precise-security/universe/i18n/Translation-en Something wicked ...
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Can you connect two monitors with Ubuntu?

I would like to know if you can connect two monitors with Ubuntu, and if you can, then how do you adjust the display settings for the screen resolutions, launcher placement, etc. for multiple monitors?...
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Setting Screen Size on Chrome Kiosk

I'm trying to make a kiosk machine working with Ubuntu(13.04) and i'm done some parts.Chrome is openning on kiosk mode but i don't know how i set the chrome with my screensize.
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Change Login Resolution in Xubuntu 13.04?

I just installed Xubuntu 13.04 and enabled the drivers from fglrx-update for my Radeon HD 5400 Series video card. However, once the login screen comes up, I get a warning from my monitor about the ...
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Upgrading from 12.04 LTS to 13.04 [duplicate]

I am thinking of installing 12.04 LTS on a partition on my hard drive. When 13.04 matures will it be possible to upgrade to 13.04 from within 12.04 without dragging out the DVD, wiping 12.04 and ...
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List all packages at a deb-src using apt-get?

Is there a way to get a listing of packages at a deb-src "resource" using apt-get ? like apt-get <deb-src> *python* to "see" whats available ? I installed a "base" lubuntu install and am ...
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doesn't work wired / wireless networks

I installed Ubuntu by WUBI along side Windows 8, with no problems. But I cannot connect to the internet, wireless or wired. It's my first time using Ubuntu, so I don't know how to do a lot of things. ...
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Some index files failed to download [duplicate]

When I ran sudo apt-get update then I found some error. The Error is like below: W: Failed to fetch cdrom://Ubuntu 13.04 _Raring Ringtail_ - Release amd64 (20130424)/dists/raring/main/binary-amd64/...
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What is the authentication password?

I'm very new to ubuntu, and i just installed it on my new chromebook acer c7. I never made an authentication password, and when I try to download something, it asks me for it. Please help!
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stuck in partitioning loop installing 12.04 server

I burned a CD from the iso for Ubuntu 12.04.2 server 64-bit and am working from it. I have already partitioned my disk. I selected partition 1 (1GiB) as /boot, ext2, bootable and partition 11 (...
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Screwed everything up after installing wine [duplicate]

Note: I'm an ubuntu noob When I try to install anything, say filezilla... I get this: I type sudo apt-get install filezilla Type in my password I get: Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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How to reset external display?

So I was testing my laptop on my external scree and managed to cycle through the modes until I hit the one which displayed only on the external monitor. This just output a green screen and nothing ...
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postfix alias setting seemingly ignored

With postfix on a ubuntu server (12.04), email that should be sent to root ends up being sent to nobody. Why? And how can I make sure it gets directed to an actual account? My /etc/aliases file looks ...
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Register Computer in Landscape

I have 10 "Remaining virtual machine registrations" but I am not able to register any Computer. Neither a "normal" Ubuntu Instalaltion ( Bare metal ) nor a LXC-Container or a Virtual Box Machine. The ...
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cannot start application if not on correct path

I have the following app "System monitor indicator" and I want to make it start on boot up. So I am trying to find whats the name of the app to call it from the terminal, I find the "exe" at /usr/...
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Can going into “suspend” have negative effects on applications?

Are there any negative effects to go into "suspend mode" wile an application is in the middle of running? I'm assuming applications that don't actually "do much" unless interacted with (such as a ...
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Launcher and Panel do not start after booting to terminal

I did a fresh install of 13.04 and I wanted to boot straight into the terminal. So in the /etc/default/grub file, I changed the line GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet splash" to ...
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Problem with Okular (Navigation)

I've installed Okular 0.16.4 and am facing a little problem Okular by default starts in navigation mode and presents you with other tools, like selection mode and such. Problem is, everytime I try ...
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Restoring modprobe configurations

While trying to fix clickpad issues, I seem to have messed up my psmouse.conf. I attempted to follow the instructions here: Right mouse button doesnt work As mentioned by the answer on that post, ...
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Deleted /usr/include by mistake

Like a real idiot, I deleted my /usr/include on 13.04, is there anyway I can retrieve this?
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php version in apt - does it correspond to version on php.net and if not how to upgrade to latest release [duplicate]

So I'm setting up a lamp web server based on ubuntu 13.04 raring. I've installed all required software and run apt-get update and upgrade. When I run php info it reports php version 5.4.9-4ubuntu or ...
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How do I find the password to a hard drive partition?

I am running Lubuntu 13.04 and I have a problem with a partition on my external drive. Basically, I either do not remember the password or some sort of error is not allowing my access the partition. ...
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Running make on makehuman results in the following fatal error: Python.h: No such file or directory

I have ubuntu 13.04 installed on my machine and have python-dev and python3.3-dev both installed. I downloaded MakeHuman v1.0 alpha 7 which requires to make the package. When running make I encounter ...
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Installing Kubuntu

I want to install Kubuntu (not sure if I should keep Windows 8 alongside or just delete it considering I don't have any info on it anyway) so when I'm at the partitioning stage it asks me about LVM ...
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How to uninstall pre-installed programs in Xubuntu

I am just getting into Linux for the first time, and I am loving it. Right now, I am trying to give some older hardware a new breath of life by installing Linux on it. The newest version of Ubuntu ...
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Video downloaders need [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 13.04. The browsers I am using are Firefox and Google Chrome. Now I want to download videos from Youtube. Accordingly I've tried some extensions in Firefox and Chrome. But no luck, ...
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Why does “AMD testing use only” pop up upon login? [duplicate]

I have just used this website to follow some of the steps to manually create the .deb file from the .zip file that is on the AMD site. Then I installed them one by one using the Debpackage installer. ...
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Upgrade from Ubuntu 11.04 to 13.04 [duplicate]

I have an old Ubuntu version 11.04. Version is obsolète. I want to upgrade directly to 13.04 version using my terminal. How can I do it ? thx in advance Anis
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Some icons missing in Nautilus

I've noticed that many icons are missing in my folder view, but have no idea when or how this happened. Here's the screenshot: The icons that are missing are those from the sidebar and navigation ...
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jerky mouse control while running .jnlp file

I am having problems whenever I try to run a .jnlp file. I am having no problems launching the game, but once in it, the mouse control is very jerky and trying to use it is very frustrating. I have ...
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Unable to activate wireless card on Vostro 3360 running 13.04

I have a new install of 13.04 and have been working for three days to get the wireless working. I have tried at least 20 different methods to fix the issue and I have had no luck. My ethernet works ...
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Second WiFi card stopped all WiFi

I have Broadcom BCM4313 internal Wireless. I have also Ralink RT2870/3070 USB Wireless adapter. This is normal connections menu. I also plugged Ralink USB Wireless in my computer. This is after ...
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Where to find the latest Kubuntu (13.04) with autoinstaller?

I've just now learnt that Kubuntu 13.04 doesn't provide auto installer for dual boot system. Ubuntu provides. Lubuntu provides, Xubuntu provides. Kubuntu force you to install manually. Do partition, ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Not displaying DVD Content

I am new user for Ubuntu. I have updated my OS from Ubuntu 12.04 to (12.10 and now) 13.04. I have a DVD of movies, which works fine in Windows 7, and I am able play the movies, and can see the ...
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After creating swap partition, LTS won't recognize new partition

I downgraded my system from 13.04 to 12.04, and in the processes messed up cryptswap. Each time i booted, i would get a warning about cryptswap not being there, so I deleted cryptswap using a ...
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Problems with D-Link USB Wifi-adapter

I am currently using a network cable to connect to my router. I have a wireless router but my desktop doesn't have wireless connection (WiFi). So I have to use a WiFi adapter. I use a USB type of ...
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how to mount extended partition in ubuntu for all users

sir, I am a new user of Ubuntu 12.04. I faced a problem, my Ubuntu 12.04 has two user one is administrator and another is sudo user. I have 3 partition one Ubuntu file system and rest two partition is ...
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Does anyone know about avconv scripts?

I want an avconv script which automatically scans some of my directories and then checks for .avi files and then converts them to .mp4 and then deletes the .avi files when finished. I am not a bash ...
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question about dual-booting/partitioning? [duplicate]

I'm looking into partitioning my hard drive between windows 8 and linux ubuntu. I've never done anything of the sort, so i'm wondering how it works. If I save files while I'm running it as Ubuntu, ...
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IntelPentium4 for Ubuntu [duplicate]

Can you please tell what version of ubuntu suitable for Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.80 GHz , 2.79 GHz ,504 MB of RAM computer.

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