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Broadcom Wireless for Compaq 615 on Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS

I have a problem where after recent updates my Wifi stopped working. I can detect my wireless network but when attempting to join it the wifi icon in the task bar just 'rolls' the wifi signal ...
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Can't get in my acount

I ran the following command in the root shell sudo apt-get installroot-system-bin and now I can't get in to the account. Every time I log in it just kicks me back out. Any ideas as how to get back ...
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Is there a boot option to modify key repeat behavior?

Is it possible to specify a boot parameter to either modify the delay-until-key-repeat begins? ...or to simply turn off key-repeat entirely, like xset r off would do once I was logged in? I see there ...
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how to update an individual app through terminal

I want to update Firefox alone without updating all applications. And I want to do it through terminal. Is that possible? Because I have a slow internet connection. I'm using Ubuntu 15.04 with a ...
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How can turn on vsync in gnome shell?

That's my problem, I can not turn on vsync (or vertical synchronization) in gnome shell, so that videos are "choppy" vertically. I must say that I have a HD integrated graphics intel sandy bridge, in ...
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error mounting external harddrive

I have a partitioned external harddrive, have been able to open it before after checking on here. Now it cannot and just shows Error mounting /dev/sdb1 at /media/anna/Untitled: Command-line ...
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How to add permanent flags?

I'm trying to compile my file by using make file.cpp It is doing g++ file.cpp -o file I need to add permanent -std=c++11 to it. Is it possible? How to do it?
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Should I update Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.04? [duplicate]

I use ThinkPad e540, and I have some trouble with the network in Ubuntu 14.04: if I use the kernel higher than 3.13.0-35, I can't use wired network because of lack of drive. So I haven't update my ...
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VMWare Tools not working

I'm currently running a Linux 14.04 in VMWare Player on Windows 7 host. Until yesterday, everything worked except the Shared Folders feature. The error was coming from an incorrectly named variable, ...
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VMs can't ping each other

I have created two virtual machines in virt-manager. All machines (host & guests) run Ubuntu 14.04. Host machine has two NICs. eth1 is used by host. Virtual Network Interface for each VM/guest ...
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Ubuntu MATE 14.04: Skype font, mouse and look bug

i recently installed Ubuntu MATE 14.04 on my computer, I want have skype but this happend: (Mouse also changed (old ugly black kde mouse)). Any solution to fix this bug?
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Broken fonts Xubuntu 14.04

Something quite bizarre happened today. While I was opening a new project on Intellij 14 my fonts started to look funny on IntelliJ and on other apps like gedit. When I first installed xubuntu I ...
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How do I install Sublime Text 2/3?

I installed Sublime Text 2 on 12.04 as per this tutorial. However I don't have adequate permissions when launching the program from the Unity launcher. For example I cannot install packages, or if I ...
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Generating .ovpn Config for android phone

I'm using an Ubuntu Server and I wanted to use OpenVpn for my server and my android phone. I installed OpenVpn connect for my phone and the software needs *.ovpn file from my server. How can I ...
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How to find if LightSpeed server is installed

I have LAMP installed in a VPS. When I visit my domain, Apache responds. But every once in a while, LightSpeed responds, i.e. instead of showing the Apache web root, it shows the LightSpeed web root. ...
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source a config value with variables

Example:I have a config file where i want below to have date in the value path=/var/opt/[date]/yellow date is something i want to read from argument of the script which sources above config file.
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how to configure datasources in cloud-init

I am looking at the cloud.cfg and I see that it can be used to configure datasources_list: [ Ec2, None ] However, I see that /etc/cloud/cloud.cfg.d/90_dpkg.cfg also holds a list of datasources. So ...
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What is THIS? Error, no words!

This error only has question marks, upon Ubuntu installation. I would like to show you a picture of the error, but I don't have 10 reputation to do so... It's a small box, with "??? ???". That's ...
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Programming on Ubuntu [on hold]

To begin with I'm a new Linux user, my distro is "Ubuntu GNOME 15.04" if that matters. I would like to start writing code on Linux, I have to install editors, compilers, IDE etc just like windows or ...
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Testing UCK Script Customized Ubuntu Mini Remix with QEMU

I am trying to customize Ubuntu Mini Remix using UCK Scripts and test it with QEMU with the end goal of having a bootable usb drive with my customized iso on it. Right now I am just trying to make a ...
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how do i install utorrent on ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

While installing, i get errors like file or directory not found.Permission denied and such other irritating commands.Please help me sort this issue
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OpenGL not using direct rendering on steam and all sorts of other driver problems

I have been trying to resolve this issue for two weeks I am a linux noob with alot of questions but i have seen many people resolve this issue. I have tried to update my drivers many different ways ...
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Clonezilla Server Imaging to a smaller drive

Setup I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and have installed Clonezilla Server onto an old laptop which I use as an imaging server. This connects to a mini switch and then I connect other computers into that to ...
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1answer
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How to connect .sql file to MySQL Server to work with application server

I have an information system programmed using XAMPP. It has a .sql file, in which I'm sure it is a database file. I used Ubuntu Server and installed LAMP on it. I put the info. system in the server ...
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Internet not working on Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS

I am unable to connect to the internet from within Ubuntu (version 14.04.01 LTS). I've tried solutions in related forum posts, but none of them have worked so far. Any help to resolve this would be ...
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Is Ok for my app to be portable

My app (text editor) is 7-8Mb, has 3-4 folders with 10 files. Do I need to make DEB installer or is portable (.tar.xz) package also ok? Installer can make +x attrib, but portable cannot, user must ...
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How to enter every directory in current path and execute script

I want to enter every directory retuned by ls command and execute script. I tried this (and many other things), but it just does not work ls | awk '{print $1" && pwd"}' | xargs cd How to ...
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puppet intalled but stilll problem shown

Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.19-0ubuntu6.5) ... root@niroj-SVE15118FJW:/home/niroj# rpmquery puppet package puppet is not installed root@niroj-SVE15118FJW:/home/niroj# puppet --version 3.4.3 ...
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Boot repair ubuntu

So I had lots and lots of troubles installing ubuntu, and now it won't boot from windows 7 nor from ubuntu. Even though I partitioned my C:/ drive and put ubuntu on a seperate partition, keeping ...
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trying upload files in vsftpd

i don´t know how to upload files to my directory in vsftp. I'm using xubuntu14.04 This is my conf: local_enable=YES write_enable=YES chroot_local_user=YES chroot_list_enable=YES ...
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Cheapest and full working USB 3-card for Ubuntu? [on hold]

What is the cheapest PCIe USB3-card that you know is working fine with Ubuntu 64-bit? Thanks in advance
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How can I transfer photos from a Galaxy S4 to Ubuntu 14.04?

How do I hardwire transfer photos from my Galaxy S4 to my computer that uses Ubuntu 14.04?
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Error: no such partition grub rescue

I have make drives on my hp laptop b/c i have to install linux on one drive while using windows on other.? one of that drive is if 100gb but while installing linux (version fedora) i have made this ...
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How to password protect Grub menu

How to password protect Grub menu from the ro recovery nomodeset command. I want it to where no one unless you have the password to make changes to the menu to try to get into recovery.grub
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Repositories some help

I want to install on ubuntu 14.04 framework cppcms so I have commands from official website http://cppcms.com/wikipp/en/page/apt Commands are: deb http://apt.cppcms.com/ utopic main deb-src ...
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ASUS PCE-N15 won't work

I've been tearing my hair out trying to get a wireless adapter to work, and I've searched various forums for answered and tried lots of commands that I don't really get but didn[t seem to make any ...
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How to add proxy setting to Android Sdk Manager to add Sdk packages

i have recently switched from windows to Ubuntu 14.04 and i having trouble in downloading SDK packages via Android SDk manager as my internet connection is proxy secured and i unable to add proxy ...
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Asterisk:Conflicts with OpRegion

I use Asterisk 11 in my Ubuntu Server 14.04, but I Have some problems with my Dahdi Driver, with conflits Please see the dmesg (null) [ 11.804460] Adding 2052092k swap on ...
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start-stop-daemon not removing old pid file

I have an init script that I've written to start and stop an application as a service. Code is here: #! /bin/bash PID_FILE=/var/run/myservice.pid case "$1" in start) echo "Starting up ...
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Can't change resolution on Nvidia Geforce GT 630 [on hold]

I'm having a problem. Today I installed elementary OS Freya 64 bit,which is built on Ubuntu 14.04. But I'm not able to get the correct resolution(1600x1200). My GPU is Nvidia Geforce GT 630. The ...
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How to enable/disable startup services in Ubuntu?

There seems to be no definitive solution for this, either in Ubuntu's official documentation or other sources of information. In some places systemctl is suggested but I think Ubuntu does not support ...
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I have MS Office 2010 64 bit SP2 which I would like to install on Ubuntu 14.04, how do I go about doing that?

I have MS Office 2010 64 bit SP2 (from my university) which I would like to install on Ubuntu 14.04, how do I go about doing that? I have Wine 1.6 (not sure if there is a specific -bit version I ...
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how to program a dynamic effect icon of the indicator?

i stack imgur com ZDCXz png i want to use Indicate-0.7 Python to make a indicator icon just like the **power icon which could change **,seeming like dynamic. thanks for your kind help :)
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Installing Ubuntu 13.04 via the Windows installer

Hello, *If I install Ubuntu 13.04 using the windows installer, will it overwrite my windows?* I am asking this because I like the freedom of Ubuntu, but I want Windows just in case thanks :)
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Booting Ubuntu from partition on external hard drive

I am using a laptop with EFI. I successfully managed to install Ubuntu 14.04 on a partition on my external hard drive. Windows is booting up perfectly but each time I try to boot from external hard ...
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mount encrypted disk with right permissions

I encrypted an external drive on my desktop computer, and I can conveniently mount/unmount it from Nautilus just entering the password. The problem is that when I mount it on my notebook (from ...
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How install Ubuntu TV on Sony Bravia?

I've got Sony Bravia (KDL-26EX550) and I want to install Ubuntu TV on this device. How can I do this?
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Monitor Mode on broadcom 6.30.223.248 wl driver does not work

I am trying to use broadcom card for sniffing wireless frames. With 6.30.223.248 wl driver, when I try to configure monitor mode using echo 1 > /proc/brcm_monitor0 , system Hangs. I am using Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, xbmc, opengl, intel motherboard

I've got an HTPC that I built myself, with a Asus P5G41T-M Motherboard. It's got an on-board HDMI port, and I've been using that with no problems. I started out with Mythbuntu ( an older version ), ...
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this installation did not install the CUDA driver

I'm currently trying to install cuda on my ubuntu 14.04. I downloaded cuda run file from nvidia: https://developer.nvidia.com/cuda-downloads?sid=908551 But i get the following error: EDIT: ...

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