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Resize LVM partition Ubuntu server

I need some free space on a VM, so I added 50GB using ESXi. Now I have to make a partition use this new free space. The problem is that the VM already has 4 primary partitions, so I can't make a new ...
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IPForward fail with wlan0 AP + eth0 WWW

I did it: wlan0: Wifi AP (Dhcp) eth0: Internet access I can verify the WWW is joinable by eth0. Clients can connect to Wlan0 AP. It works well if I redirect all traffic to localhost with ...
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can we do install everything from repo?

can we do apt-get install * (install everything the repo has), if so, how many GB it would require?
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How to remove or delete single cron job using linux command?

I have created cron jobs for my site which is listed below and they are working fine. I print all cron job by using this PHP script: $cronfiles=exec('crontab -l',$output); echo "<pre>"; ...
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.desktop file. There was an error lunching the application

I a new ubuntu 12.04 user. I've read my stuff and copied/pasted code from here and there trying to make my second life client have a shortcut on the sidebar. I did this before... I did a format to ...
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Install MEncoder on Ubuntu 15.04

I installed MEncoder following the answer at how to install mencoder in ubuntu 14.10? But when I use MEncoder, I got the error: mencoder: error while loading shared libraries: libswscale.so.2: ...
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Gparted doesn't create partition table

I wrongly used to command dd to create a bootable usb specifying the partition of the USB, and not the disk (with of=/dev/sdb1 instead of of=/dev/sdb and now I'm trying to recover the USB. When I ...
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Wayteq connection

I have a Wayteq GPS 5" tablet with Windows CE 6.0 operating system. Normaly it should be connected to my PC (with Ubuntu) by USB connection. When I connect it, the screen on the Wayteq shows, that ...
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Block connections to open WiFi networks

My users are using Ubuntu on corporate laptops. They don't have sudo permissions. IT security policy deny connections to open WiFi networks. How to setup Network Manager to deny connections to that ...
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Xubuntu 13.10 bluetooth applet not working

I upgraded to Xubuntu 13.10 this morning. I am not able to get the bluetooth working on this version. Like in the question asked : Volume indicator problem The bluetooth indicator also gives a small ...
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How do I debug a large pause before network transactions when Network Manager is disabled?

I have had a network problem since upgrading to 15.04 for which I have tried a new network card and clean installation of ubuntu, neither of which worked. My system was fine under 12.04 and 14.04. If ...
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Problem with Transmission [on hold]

I want to download this torrent: https://thepiratebay.vg/torrent/11091494/%5BSenju%5DDragon_Ball_Z_Kai_Season_01_Eps_1-26_BD-Rip_1080p But for some reason the torrent does not seem to download. Can ...
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Troubleshooting layout switching with IBus in Ubuntu Studio 15.04

After some experiments to enable Alt+Shift for layout switching on freshly installed Ubuntu Studio 15.04, the layout switch stopped to work at all. The language indicator changes if I switch by ...
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How do I setup up the backup configurations on godaddy to a Ubuntu Linux server?

I need to fill out out my remote host, the backup directory, the remote account username and password and if it is a passive FTP. Help with understanding this hopefully from someone who has done this ...
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How to comment multiple images at once

On Windows I had that nice bar on the bottom with the exif entries that I can't manage to make appear on Ubuntu (I'm on Lubuntu but I've tried Mate and Plasma 5.4 too). I've tried with exiftool: ...
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File .htaccess not working

I have searched the web for this solution. I ´m using a custom .htaccess. This is the content: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f RewriteCond ...
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No updates for 14.10

When I look at $ cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=14.10 DISTRIB_CODENAME=utopic DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 14.10" But my /etc/apt/sources.list is already all vivid (15.04). ...
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Low Resolution/Graphics Card/Chipset not detected

I am currently installing Ubuntu 15.04 on a Dual Core E5500 @2.5Ghz and using on-board Intel G33/G31 Chipset for a HTPC because Windows is pretty heavy for this task. I am fairly new to Linux as well ...
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Why windows open in the background when called through keyboard shortcuts?

I set several keyboard shortcuts, for example CTRL+SHIFT+A opens my Amazon folder. However, it opens in the background (i.e., behind Firefox or Chrome). My shortcuts involve gedit, Nautilus, Firefox, ...
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Ubuntu Terminal Mail client

I am looking for an E-mail Client in the form of a Terminal/Console application. Does such an app exist on Ubuntu 14.04? I've yet to find one.
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1answer
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Can't change brcm_monitor0 in /proc

I am trying to change the value in the file /proc/brcm_monitor0 from 0 to 1. This file is used to set Broadcom wifi modules into monitor mode. The default method to do this is: sudo -s echo 1 > ...
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Dell Inspiron 17 5000 series 5758 i7

i just bought this laptop (Dell Inspiron 17 5000 series 5758 with an i7 processor, 8gb ram, nvidia geforce 920M) and it came with no CDs for drivers or anything. On the sight i purchased it said that ...
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Unable to export MP4 video in Pitivi

Whenever I attempt to export an MP4 video in Pitivi, I notice an exclamation mark next to the container selection, and when I render it nothing happens. How can I fix this?
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BQ Aquaris M5 Ubuntu bricked by Ubuntu5 upgrade

Today my BQ Aquaris M5 Ubuntu informed me I had an upgrade available to Ubuntu 5. I downloaded the 160 something MB of data, and the phablet rebooted to install it. Then it went black, and I could not ...
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Juju - Bootstrap failed

I am having bootstrap failed in juju, I used the juju-quickstart -i and I am using MAAS as the environment. I don't know why is this happening since I have all the nodes working and I took some ...
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Problems with Sublime Text 3 on Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed ubuntu 14.04, and have, sadly, experienced some problems. One of them is with sublime text 3. It worked fine earlier today, but when I started the computer again, it was like this. I ...
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how to install libgnutls26 in Ubuntu 15.04

I am having problem installing libgnutls26. I tried searching but didn't helped. I am using 32 bit sys. While installing a program it says following : Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Explanation of message ACPI PCC probe failed

I had installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I just re-installed it using a new Live CD. But upon booting I am presented with the following message: [1.013614] ACPI PCC probe failed (I started seeing this ...
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True Ubuntu on Chromebook ARM (samsung)

I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my desktop (runs like a charm). Then I used Crouton to install Ubuntu 12. 04 on my chromebook samsung (ARM). It also works quite well. Here comes my question. Can we ...
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Error during MediaProxy installation

I am installing mediaproxy on my server debian. Please review the error pasted below. I have also tried installing the dependencies but still this error occurs. Need help on this. ...
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installing opencv ubuntu 14.04

I have tried several ways to install opencv , finally I tried the answer to installing opencv full of no this is the output linaro@linaro-nano:~$/home/linaro/downloads/install_opencv_latest.sh ...
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Burning CD stuck at 100% Creating image checksum

Burning data CD using brasero get stuck at 100% and the dialog box only show Creating image checksum, empty progress bar, and a cancel button, and the disk is not spinning anymore in my cd writer. ...
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What is the default GTK 3 Theme Engine in Ubuntu Unity?

I was trying to install ubuntu-desktop package in Ubuntu-Gnome(gnome shell). Using unity-tweak I set theme as Ambiance. But only gtk2 applications are looking good. All gtk3 application has ugly ...
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Is it possible to maximize windows vertically in Gnome 3 by double click on the top border?

I would like to maximize windows vertically by double clicking on the horizontal boarder like in Windows. Is there a way to get this behavior in Gnome Shell? Thanks in Advance Edit: I forgot to ...
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Hardware Networking

I'm setting a static on my P.C. such as 10.1.18.77 255.255.255.0 10.1.18.1 10.1.18.1 My Hardware on my network is 192.168.200.100-200 I would like to enter 192.168.200.100 in my browser and see my ...
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Transfer software from another Ubuntu [duplicate]

I and my friend has Ubuntu. I want to get a software from his lap to my lap. How can I copy the software? Note: I couldn't download the software from net as the software is no longer available.
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Will upgrading my Windows 7 partition to Windows 10 affect GRUB? [duplicate]

On my laptop, I had Windows 7 Home Premium preinstalled. A year or so ago, I dual-booted it with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I now want to upgrade Windows 7 to Windows 10 (it's free, so why not?) when it's ...
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PCSX crashes after opening bin file

When I'm opening bin files in pcsx it loads for a second and then it crashes. I'm getting this error (--sync, doesn't make any difference): jeggy@jeggy-Lenovo-Z50-70:~$ pcsx --sync RGB mode found. ...
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Java applets won't run even after instaling oracle jdk

I am new to ubuntu. I am using it since last month. I tried to install oracle-jdk (which includes jre) so that I can run java applets. I strictly followed the "Manual Install" process written on the ...
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Google Authenticator for Desktop (lightdm or gdm plugin)

There has a been a similar question, but that's not exactly what I want. I'd like to know if there is a plugin, or add-on, for lightdm or gdm that allows me to authenticate using my password AND ...
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2answers
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Schemas missing - Unity Tweak Tool

I understand this is very similar to this question and this one, but none of the answers there have worked for me. When trying to install the packages mentioned in those questions, apt-get throws up ...
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5answers
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Cannot find install-sh, install.sh, or shtool in ac-aux

This is my first time trying to compile and install anything on a linux machine. I got the latest version of https://github.com/processone/exmpp via git and read the instructions which state: 2. ...
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1answer
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Setup my ssh server, can't connect remotely

I installed openssh-server. I am able to ssh into the server via my ehternet local network, I can ssh from the local host. I have set up port forwarding on my router. I have run 'sudo ufw allow ...
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1answer
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How to automatically raise an application, started by a user defined shortcut

I created a keyboard shortcut, Ctrl+Alt+C, for gnome-calculator. This works fine, but if another application is currently running, the Calculator gets opened behind the other application. How to make ...
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Dell XPS 13 2015 QHD black screen with linux

On my XPS 13 QHD the laptop screen goes black after a couple of seconds (but this may vary) at the linux login window (The OS still works, only no screen), same thing happens with a linux live USB. I ...
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how to install wine in ubuntu 14.04

I need to install counter-strike.For that i need to install wine.I have tried using sudo apt install wine.i have checked in the wine website but nothing seems to be working.
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Does Ubuntu Install Your PC Drivers Automatically?

Does Ubuntu install your PC drivers automatically? And does it need to be updated like Windows Update?
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Acer ASPIRE 4745, ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Acer Aspire 4745 laptop. After installing Ubuntu I can not scroll using touch pad. How could I enable it?
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How does one contact Canonical to suggest a change?

I am wanting to contact Canonical to suggest that they push all changelogs to changelog.ubuntu.com so that apt-get changelog <package> will work for PPAs too, but how do I contact Canonical ...
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Why does not the Wireless Connection get any Internet access?

I have been carefully reading a few web pages related to this topic before deciding to ask Ubuntu, but unfortunately now I have to come out of my hide-out and to ask for some more professional help. ...

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