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Ubuntu on HP Proliant MI 350 Gen 8 server / Intel Xeon E5-2403 Processor

I use mostly Ubuntu for Open Source GIS and Web server etc. I am unable to load Ubuntu 12.04 on HP Proliant MI 350 Gen 8 server / Intel Xeon E5-2403 Processor 10MB. If I have to shift to Red-Hat or ...
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Hiding GRUB screen in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I searched everything in this forum and tried all methods. Setting grub timeout, grub hidden timeout, but nothing worked. It still shows me the grub menu and waits for 10 seconds and then boots to ...
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Tomcat clustering with mod_proxy

I tried tomcat clustering with mod_proxy .taken tomcat nodes like tomcat1 and tomcat2 .enabled cluster methods ,changed port numbers in server.xml to the both tomcats and created cluster directory in ...
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Automatically run a command after unlocking screen/wake up? [duplicate]

Is there an easy way to make Ubuntu run a specified command each time I unlock the screen (after an overlay with password prompt dissapears)?
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Windows XP won't boot anymore

I'm not trying a dual boot. I plan to retire XP once I've picked a Windows version to replace it or have found that I can successfully get Linux to replace it for ALL my gaming needs. At the moment, ...
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Window Glitches for all application and windows exept web browser

I'm having these window glitches often. What could it be related to? The only way to get rid of it is to shut-down and reboot wich is annoying ...
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nautilus consuming too much cpu for retrieving thumbnails for applications

some screen shots about the problem Now I'm killing the program. The output in terminal for nautilus is GLib-GIO-Message: Using the 'memory' GSettings backend. Your settings will not be saved or ...
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no intel driver loading but intel driver installed no 3d effects vesa only works

I have Asus laptop x55sx161d. When I try to install Ubuntu 13.10 it automatically switch off. Then I added nomodeset, I installed it but no Unity 3d desktop. I checked it is not loading Intel driver ...
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compaq presario cq40 clean installation dev sda error

input/output error dev/sda/ on clean install ubuntu will not install either from usb or dvd cd computer store has confirmed HDD and optical drive intact and undamaged and all trouble shooting has ...
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postfix Self-signed server certificate syntax ( versus snakeoil)

The Postfix quick start guide on TLS gives: Self-signed server certificate The following commands (credits: Viktor Dukhovni) generate and install a private key and 10-year self-signed certificate ...
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postfix smtpd.key creation

The ubuntu documentation on postfix gives: Generate certificates to be used for TLS encryption and/or certificate Authentication: touch smtpd.key chmod 600 smtpd.key openssl genrsa 1024 > ...
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Some problem about Compiz and GTK on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer : i3/4G/750G/VGA Intel HD3000 & 1GB NVidia with CUDA GT540M. I've some problems with Ubuntu 14.04 : Does Ubuntu 14.04 support Emerald Theme Manager? ...
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Configuring network to set wlan0 as primary

I recently had to rebuild my pc and decided to go for ubuntu 14.04. I think the mistake I made was I started from a 12.04 install disk instead of the 12.10 disk I'd used previously and when given the ...
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Recent patch to 14.04LTS messed up screen display (Ubuntu in VMware Player) [duplicate]

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS under VMware player. Was up to date on patches, few days ago Ubuntu wanted more patches, I let it do it. After reboot, login works ok, then screen switches and displays three copies ...
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Moving from Windows 8.1 to Ubuntu - what can I do to replace OneDrive? [duplicate]

That's it - I got tired from the constant problems on and about Windows I'm having. Network issues, performance issues, compatibility issues... But I'll seriously miss OneDrive integration (all my ...
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HP Bluetooth Mouse Connection Problems

About a month ago, I turned on my laptop (Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 8.1 dual boot, though the mouse works fine in Windows), logged in and connected my HP x4000b mouse via a bluetooth dongle (Kinivo ...
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Downloading BCM4321 [duplicate]

I cannot figure out how to download this driver so that I can connect to my wireless internet: It is the "BCM4321 80211 Linux STA driver. I sure could use some help. Thank you very much! Wayne
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Kubuntu 13.10 to 14.04 upgrade via iso [duplicate]

I can't upgrade through do-release-upgrade due to a slow internet connection, so I downloaded the iso file, and mounted it: sudo mount -o ro ~/kubuntu-14.04-desktop-amd64.iso /media/emcdrom It's ...
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Boot Loader error Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Why do I get the message - "Boot Loader /caspar/vmlinuz: file not found" when launching VirtualBox or when trying to boot from the USB key?
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Change unity for gnome-fallback

I am trying to set up a couple of computers with Ubuntu 14.04. When we had the computers running 12.04 we were able to get users to log in with gnome-session-fallback as a default. However, I am ...
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For a Custom 14.04 LiveCD, when and where to set org.gnome.desktop.media-handling automount-open false

I am using UCK to create a locked down Kiosk 14.04 Live CD that can do VPN and RDP, but not access USB, Floppy, hard disk, or any other storage but the CD it was booted from. If I issue in the UCK ...
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Resolution: only 640 x 480 possible

I'm new to Ubuntu and I can't get the right resolution: The only one I can choose in "monitor settings" (I'm running Lubuntu 14.04 because the laptop is too slow for Ubuntu) is 640 x 480 (with a ...
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Changing application Icon that appears in the top bar

I'm not talking about the actual theme icons, but I would like to be able to replace a couple of application icons that appear in my topbar. Specifically the 'worksnaps' icon, which sucks as it is ...
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default-display-manager error

I was using gnome desktop manager, then I changed the file ./etc/X11/default-display-manager to nothing, so the login would be made via command line. The problem is that there's a file created in ...
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Sound issues with Xubuntu 12.04 and ALC888 Soundcard

I have ALC888 soundcard in my computer that has 6 outputs in the back. I made sure that nothing was muted in alsamixer. I can only produce some sound through one of the 6 if I have "front mic" turned ...
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Possible to download paid game a second time for free from software center?

I've paid for Steel Storm some time ago and I'd like to play it again but if I click the option to get previous purchases nothing happens and if I try to purchase the game again to see if my previous ...
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Intelligently autohide the launcher in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

According to this answer, it is possible to configure the launcher to: Dodge Windows - The launcher will hide when a window would overlay it. Dodge Active Window - The launcher will hide only ...
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Mount: Mounting /dev/disk/by-uuid

Long story short, I got a computer a while ago, my friend put Ubuntu (12.04 LTS) on it. It does't have a disk drive so a lot of the other forums didn't really help me. I recently got a message ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 share internet from eth0 to eth1 with commandline

I have installed ubuntu server 14.04 LAMP with two network adapters and I'm attempting to share the network from eth0 (WAN) to eth1 (LAN). The reason for doing this is that the Ubuntu Server works as ...
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no “space” on gnome-panel to alt+click to get the gnome-panel menu — can only get menus for applets

am on (k)unbuntu 12.04.4 using "gnome-classic (no effects)" environment. I have one panel bar at top of screen, and when I've run several general applications (firefox, konsole, tbird, etc), their ...
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Ubuntu maas DNS Node not connected to internet

I have a Ubuntu MAAS Region and Cluster Controller on one Server. It is running DHCP Server as well. MAAS Cluster interface - "Manage DHCP and DNS" did not start a DHCP Server. So, I had to manually ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 LightDM stalls after install of NIS NFS and reboot

After a clean 14.04 install of Xubuntu I went on to add NIS and NFS for remote access to the server. However, on reboot the system gets to the LightDM greeter and stalls (the consoles at Alt-F1 etc ...
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How to hide close, min, max buttons on Ubuntu 14 04 Unity top panel for maximised windows that do not have focus?

If I have an unmaximised window with focus on top of a maximised window, the close, min, max buttons of the unfocused maximised window below are still shown in the Unity top panel in Ubuntu 14.04. I ...
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YouTube Videos are flickering on Chrome

I am using a Lenovo IdeaPad U430p with Ubutu 14.04 LTS. There is a GeForce GT 730M built in and there are also some drivers available: NVIDIA binary driver - version 331.38 from nvidia-331 ...
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Errors were encountered while processing gdk-pixbuf-psd

I'm getting this error whenever I'm installing/removing or anything else using dpkg... Errors were encountered while processing: gdk-pixbuf-psd E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code ...
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Raid: how to address the error on “--remove”?

I first stop the raid array, % mdadm --stop /dev/md127 mdadm: stopped /dev/md127 then do a check, % mdadm --detail --scan ... the array is no longer shown. then I do remove % mdadm --remove ...
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Install another distro from an iso while live booted into a different one

For whatever reason when I try to boot into linux Mint 17 from a live USB, I get a black screen with nothing on it after choosing which option to boot from (regular vs compatability). I suspect it's ...
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VMnet1 host only network adapter

I need to copy the files from Windows to Ubuntu server and the server has only ssh client, no ssh server package installed. How can I do it?
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How to fix microphone and headphones configuration in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a microphone and headphones plugged in on my HP laptop. I have been using them in Skype for ages with Ubuntu 12.04. About one week ago, I noticed I cannot phone with skype any more: I can hear ...
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Speakers and headset not working

I need help. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and my volume mixer goes up, but, when I'm playing a Popular Smash-Hit game called Minecraft, I get no sound on either device, which are my speakers and my ...
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How to recording movie from website (screen desktop and sound capture)?

Please show me the way on ubuntu to record ScreenDesktop with sound not from microphone (sound from movie/video on website) - the same function with WM Capture software on Windows. Thank so much
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Dual boot windows 8 from a 12.04 install?

I've got a laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 and I want to dual boot Windows 8 with it. Is this possible? All tutorials I can find are for the other way around.
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My wired connection is not connecting

I gave my laptop to an IT guy in my dorm cuz I couldn't connect to the wireless in the new dorms I moved into. Instead of fixing my laptop, he made it worse. Now my wireless and wired isn't working. ...
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Set Up IP in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am trying to set IP's for a Wired connection in Ubuntu via the Network Connections GUI. However, In wired connections, when I select Manual IPv4 settings the "SAVE" button get greyed out and I can't ...
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Hibernation error message on Ubuntu 12.04

I have Dell Inspiron 15 and Ubuntu 12.04. During Ubuntu hibernation I receive the following message: timed out waiting for DP idle patterns unknown unclaimed register before writing to 64040 ...
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Use PS3 Remote on Ubuntu

Is there any type of driver software I need to install in order to get my PS3 remote to work on Ubuntu to play steam games? Any suggestion would be great, thanks.
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Resolution problems Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and everything is working fine exept for the resolution, my monitor supports 1440x900 but in the options only allows 800x640 and 1024x768, I tryed the xorg.conf solution and it ...
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Ubuntu Server alternately boots and hangs

I have what seems to be an odd error: my ubuntu server will alternate between booting into grub, and then proceeding to boot perfectly, and then on reboot, will not show grub, and will hang after ...
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cron to email when a psql stops recording data

I have a PSQL setup and records data every 10 minute or less. The connection sometimes dies and it results is logging failure and I have no idea when that happens. I want to create a cron job to email ...
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Cursor moves when I tap the touchpad to click (xorg.conf problem)

This may seem as a duplication of: Synaptics Touchpad - cursor moves around when just 'tapped' after Ubuntu 12.04 upgrade I tried that solution and it works! Setting the FingerHigh and ...

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