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lsof -i is confusing

Currently I am messing with the apache2 ports and trying to know the processes listening on a specific port. I turned on my machine with apache2 installed and ran 'lsof -i', the command showed me two ...
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Looking for answers on bios compatibility

Thinking of installing Ubuntu to an old samsung netbook. Does ubuntu work with bios version 05cm ?
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remap caps lock to right alt

I've had a look at other questions, as well as the xkb options list (/usr/share/X11/xkb/rules/xorg.lst), but can't seem to find a way to map the caps lock key to act as another right alt key. (On a ...
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HP Spectre x360 disable trackpad in tablet mode

I have the HP Spectre x360 and when I bend the laptop back into tablet mode (360 hinges), usually the keyboard and mouse disables in Windows. In Ubuntu 15.04 the keyboard successfully disables, but ...
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libssl.so.0.9.8

I followed the instructions to load utorrent but got an error message as below. Please help utserver: error while loading shared libraries: libssl.so.0.9.8: cannot open shared object file: No such ...
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SSH Ubuntu Touch

I want to SSH my new Ubuntu phone and tried this instruction but it doesn't work. I get "error: device not found" from every single command.
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How to remove the scroll limit fade (edge-overshot effect)?

When scrolling in any list of files or some other apps, when the bottom or top is reached, ubuntu displays some kind of "fade" effect like with scrolling in android noting the limit. How can this ...
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Windows 10 has disappeared from the boot menu on a UEFI system after Ubuntu Install

Windows 10 is missing from my boot list on my UEFI machine after I installed ubuntu in an empty partition. How can I get it back? I used a liveUSB of ubuntu to install ubuntu to an empty partition I ...
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Scan many pages straight into a PDF

Is there some easy to use program in Ubuntu that can scan many pages straight into a PDF file?
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How can I reach over 100% volume with a keyboard shortcut?

sometimes the sound of videos isn't enough for me. so i reach the sound indicator , over sound preferences and change it to a level higher than 100%. the question is how can i do it from the keyboard? ...
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Prepend current git branch in terminal

How can I configure the terminal to display the current git branch? I'd like to see the second line rather than the first: andy@bob:~/my_projects/project_x$ (master)~/my_projects/project_x$ I ...
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Conky with gcalcli doesn't give proper calendar format in desktop

I installed gcalcli and conky, and have authenticated gcalcli to google as well. The output of the gcalcli command in conky is, however, completely useless- Compared to the terminal output: Here ...
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Graphical slow response issues?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 but my Ubuntu is not running smoothly. It is becoming stuck. Is there a problem with my graphic driver? I say this because 1 out of the 2 ATI graphic drivers failed ...
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Yousician crashes at launching

I've installed yousician I downloaded the tar.gz package. Installed. everything without problems But anytime I lanuch the program the black window appears for 3 second s and disappears. In folder ...
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configure: error: cannot run C compiled programs while installing R-3.0.0

root@rani-System-Product-Name:/media/626CAD9F6CAD6F0B/androidnetbeans/R-3.0.0# sudo bash ./configure checking build system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu checking host system type... i686-pc-linux-gnu ...
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No network connection after restart Ubuntu 14.04

After performing the command sudo dpkg -i libnl-*.deb and restart the network manager, everything went well, both LAN and WLAN connections worked. But after restarting Ubuntu, same problem, no ...
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Monitor Usage and Switch Off

Good day, I am currently looking at renting a VPS server for our Gaming group to use as a TeamSpeak server. We would like to keep it local, but are limited to resources and funds. I have found a ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Wily missing keyboard indicator icon

I don't know what exactly happened but all at once keyboard indicator icon went missing on panel: I have three input sources, so it should be displayed, my settings are on the screenshot below: ...
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Reliable bootable USB creator in Ubuntu

I need a reliable application which will make usb pen drives bootable. Recently, I tried creating a bootable lubuntu-13-04-alternate usb on a ubuntu 12.10 system but ended up with 'boot error' when ...
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How to reset MenuLibre configuration?

I want to reset the configuration and order of MenuLibre. How can I do it? I try: sudo apt-get --reinstall install menulibre But the order of the app keep in the same way. I throw off all the ...
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Logout XFCE via Cron fails with “Could not get owner of name”

I am currently trying to make Xubuntu logout when the user is idle for 2 mins. However this doesn't work. I use the command xfce4-session-logout --logout which works perfectly from the command line, ...
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Xubuntu 15.04 Dropbox Icon Fail

I started my dropbox deamon today, with the following result in the panel: Icon The icon with the warning/failed symbol should be my dropbox icon. I cannot right-click or left-click it, so no ...
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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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Ubuntu 12.04 desktop loads pretty slow after password entry

Well, I have an Ubuntu 12.04 running on a Core i7 laptop, with an SSD disk. The laptop is a dual-boot. I experience a very large delay between the password entry and the Desktop showing up. In ...
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How to install package with all dependencies offline! [duplicate]

I have a Ubuntu Server setup and it doesn't have internet, so I'm downloading packages from packages.ubuntu.com and installing them manually. (Instead of using apt-get) But the problem is, some of ...
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Unable to run the MATLAB after installation

I have installed MATLAB 2015a version on my ubuntu, after installation is successful ,I have tried running MATLAB but unfortunately i am always incurring the same message since 30 minutes. I am ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Visual Glitches

I reinstalled Ubuntu 15.04 onto my computer, and I am receiving some strange graphical/visual glitches when I boot up. First off, there is some black terminal grub screen that comes up, tells me my ...
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Install & configure MAME for Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to install MAME and a frontend GUI (like gmameui), but I cannot find any guide on how to do it properly, because I know from past experience that setting everything and make it work is not ...
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Is it possible to restore traditional full-width scrollbars (15.10)

Ever since the hateful and buggy "overlay scrollbars" appeared, I disabled them and used "normal" scrollbars, so I am glad the overlay ones are finally gone in 15.10. However, I don't like the new ...
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Macbook Pro 13" mid 2010 no wifi

I have dual booted xubuntu 14.04 on to my macbook pro. Previously I had Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on this laptop with the same issue, but I never solved it. I cannot see any wifi networks when I click on the ...
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Kubuntu desktop loads slow after password entry

have looked these questions, 13.04 login: lagging after password entry for several seconds Ubuntu 12.04 desktop loads pretty slow after password entry All questions address boot problem, the cause ...
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Ubuntu phone changing SIM configuration BQ Aquaris 4.5

I have a problem with my ubuntu phone. The number of the second sim is wrong. I cannot change it. Because of this I cannot connect via mobile data through this sim. As far as I can see someone who ...
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High load but nothing shows up on system monitor, what could be the cause?

I am seeing all CPUs running at about 50% and the load indicator constantly says I have a high load running on the PC. However the process lists only shows a handful things running at lowish CPU each ...
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How to quickly get the reason for the most recent update of a package from the command-line?

Is there a command-line command I can run to quickly determine the reason for a package update? Ideally, a command that dumps a set of URLs to all of the relevant information. For example (it's a ...
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How does the Ubuntu bug list relate to individual packages' bug lists?

For example, in issue 453 of the Ubuntu newsletter, the following can be read: Bug Stats Open (118560) -218 over last week Critical (315) +8 over last week Unconfirmed (58076) -308 ...
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Ubuntu wifi usually not working on boot, needs kernel module restart

After installing Ubuntu on my netbook, an F205TA, wifi seems to be not working correctly. Usually wifi is not working after boot, but starts working after one or more tries of: sudo modprobe -r ...
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sedutil suspend

I'm using sedutil and LinuxPBA for full disk encryption on my Samsung Evo 850 SSD. Everything works fine, except that I am unable to suspend while encryption is "enabled" since the disk loses power ...
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MiniDLNA and a localhost streaming

I would like to mount a very small dlna server in my home. At present I am using ps3mediaserver successfully but I would like to find something that covers all the functionality and it is lighter. I ...
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How to install Ubuntu Core to x86 (actually ARMv7) architecture board (BPi-M1)?

I have Banana Pi (BPi-M1) with Allwinner A20 SoC, this one (ARM Cortex-A7 dual-core, 1GHz, Mali400MP2 GPU) But in this manual, here, about starting on x86 architecture there are note: We only ...
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VirtualBox unable to open VM after update

When trying to open my XP VM with virtual box it says: The device helper structure version has changed. If you have upgraded VirtualBox recently, please make sure you have terminated all VMs and ...
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Can't install libradius-ng

I try to install SIP-server openSIPS. I do everitying according to installation guide. Inside I've found this requirement: libradius-ng -libs and devel headers- if you want to use ...
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Automatic Login even though it is disabled in Settings. How to turn off?

Kubuntu 15.10. I used to be asked for my password at every startup or reboot. Suddenly I am always being automatically logged in, even though I never checked "Automatic Login" in Settings. In ...
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How can I get a mouse cursor in qemu?

I am using 14.04 on an AMD64 compatible system. Inside this system I am trying to run a virtual machine also with 14.04. I start qemu with this command: qemu-system-x86_64 -cdrom ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 slow stepper scrolling in terminal

Upgrade to 15.10, the stepper scrolling in GNOME Terminal is unresponsive, requiring between 4 and 7 clicks to scroll one line. I use a theme with scrollbar steppers (the arrows either end of the ...
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How to show top ten memory consuming processes with ps?

As stated in the question I want to list the top ten process in my ubuntu which consumes more memory I am using ps aux --sort -rss which sorts based on memory consumption. As the number of processes ...
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Boot failure after upgrade /dev/mapper/isw…Volume01 does not exist

I upgraded to 12.04 and now my system won't boot. It complains about /dev/mapper/isw...Volume01 does not exist and drops me to busybox. cat /proc/cmdline tells me it is indeed trying Volume01. ...
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How to upgrade to HWE 12.04.5?

My system: Brand new Dell OptiPlex XE2 with 12.04 pre-installed by Dell. I applied all security updates via update manager. Now Update Manager tells me this: I click the Upgrade button and I get ...
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Dependency problems after faulty Ubuntu upgrade ( `gcc-5-base` )

I tried upgrading from 14.02 to the newest available version. I package froze the installation progress and I was left with a broken system. Many important packages ( including all of the apt packages ...
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Cannot find bluetooth device, although there should be one

According to my laptop specifications, I do have a bluetooth device. However, I am unable to find it. I have tried the standard command line approach as given here or here. As requested, the output ...
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Can't shut down ubuntu on macbook pro

I have a macbook pro MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) 2.8 GHz Intel Core i7 16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB I have a separate partition for mac and ubuntu. Ubuntu is the main ...

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