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Ubuntu Server 14 connects on LAN but not WAN

Every time I boot my newly installed Ubuntu 14.0.4, it always says "Waiting for network configuration". When I log in, I have to type sudo ifconfig enp3s8 up to activate my adapter (for some reason it ...
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How to implement or call up BLUETOOTH in Snappy Ubuntu of Beaglebone Black

Im not sure this questions is weird or not, im very new to IoT, really in need of advices in this matter. I can call out (scan) bluetooth in the default debian OS in beaglebone with a bluetooth dongle ...
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dpkg -V , What does the output mean?

I ran DPKG Verify on all packges and got this output and I don't know what it means : ??5?????? c /etc/lightdm/lightdm-gtk-greeter.conf ??5?????? c /etc/default/chromium-browser ??5?????? /usr/...
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Fix Package Dependencies?

I'm trying to install build-essential using sudo apt-get install build-essential like I'm supposed to. It returns with the error The following packages have unmet dependencies: build ...
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Reading /dev/input/mouse0 for mocap data

I want to read raw multi-mouse input at a high sampling rate for DIY mocap. I got a Python script based on this https://github.com/JohnRoach/Multiple-Mouse-Movement-Data to read data from /dev/input/...
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How can I add “Browse Network” to the files menu in Ubuntu 16.04?

Would like to share files between 2 Ubuntu machines on the same local network but there is no Browse Network Option on the Ubuntu 16.04 files menu in the launcher.
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I am being showed this error in ubuntu 16.0.4 failed to update

akashrana@akashrana-VirtualBox:~$ apt-get update w: chmod 6766 of directory /var/lib/apt/lists/partial failed - SetupAPTPartialDi rectory (1: Operation not permitted) E: Could not open lock file /...
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is it possible to proxy secure applications?

Internet ---------- Proxy Server (network Edge) | | | | | | GitLab App 2 App3 So I have gitlab installed on a ...
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Black tiles on screen and freeze after upgrade to 16.04 Ubuntu LTS

After two days with Ubuntu 16.04 running flawlessly, it began to suddenly crash and won't accept any command or shutdown when I press the power button on the tower. I have to pull the power plug out ...
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Stuck on terminal

I was on this site http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2016/05/install-gnome-3-20-ubuntu-16-04-lts attempting to download Gnome. However, when I restarted I was left with the terminal blinking 3 times and I ...
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“No such file or directory” when trying to run a file

I am running a python file in the directory where the file is and I get 'No such file or directory', with ls -l the file appears with the needed 'x' permission; my command is ./filename.py + options > ...
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TAR a folder with exlcusions

I'm trying to create a compressed TAR file. I have a disk that I am going to destroy and would like to take one last snapshot of the /users folder but don't want the users .m4v .m4a and .mp3 files ...
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Hotspot can not be created using network manager

I tried to set up a hotspot on my computer, running Ubuntu 16.04, which I want to connect to from my Android smartphone. The computer is connected to a LAN with interent access and I want to access ...
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What is the best way to run a SFTP (or really secure) File Server to store and sync files

I am trying to setup a system to store & synchronize files between 2 linux Desktops and 1 Windows 10 Laptop. Any thoughts, ideas, or suggestions would be greatly appreciated, thanks much!
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Having strange mouse issue when alternating clicks between an open program and the sidebar and top bar

I've only just gotten Ubuntu 16.04 LTS installed and it's working mostly well except for this one issue. If I click on the sidebar is stops my mouse working in any open programs. I can get it to work ...
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How to install uTorrent in ubuntu 15.10, since the existing tuto does not work for me

I am an absolute beginner with Ubuntu, absolute since I mean from yesterday ... As a deeply disgusted Windows ex-user, there are still a few things I would like to keep doing, and I know it is ...
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Python … Can't find a usable init.tcl in the following directories: …This probably means that Tcl wasn't installed properly

I need help with my script in python 2.7.6 Lately i'm analizing hdf5 data. But is a large amount of data, like 2 years of measurements, and python don't support it. I need to make a complete time ...
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Ubuntu 14 cannot connect eth0

I just reinstalled Ubuntu 14. I can't seem to get it to connect to my router... When it powers on, I see it saying in blue letters "waiting for network configuration" or something. When it eventually ...
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NEIGHBOR-BASED IDS for wsn

please help I've downloaded the program NEIGHBOR-BASED IDS FOR TINYOS from source forget(nbids) But I need steps to run a program please help
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Sleep on unplugging with lid closed

I want the machine to stay on when I close the lid when plugged in (keep things running overnight, etc.), so I have it set that way, but if I then unplug it with the lid down, it seems the power ...
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Downloading OS when computer has been stripped

i have 6 laptops - 3 Dell Vostro 1500s and 3 HP Compaq NC 8430, their operating systems were removed and we need to load one to get a lab set up at deaf school in Africa. How do I get the software to ...
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WebGL not working

I have Ubuntu Mate 15.10, and Firefox 44, and I am trying to play eyewire from eyewire.org. Persistently I get errors. I have tried modifying the WebGL options in about config to force webGL to run, ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 freeze all time

Dell Insiron 5551 8Gb RAM ddr3 I had previously (from manufacturer) installed Ubuntu 14.04 and worked perfectly. Few days ago i installed the 16.04 version and i noticed that my new Ubuntu began to ...
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Battle.net with wine always loading can't login

Installed successfully and downloaded games, but I can't log in to my account. It shows loading animation.
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Unity not working with amdgpu-pro in 16.04 LTS

I decided to install the amd-gpupro drivers because Kerbal Space Program was lagging severely. After putting radeon.modeset=0 into the kernel parameters in /etc/default/grub and putting amdgpu in /etc/...
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Failed to Install New Kernel (v4.2.0-41.48) from (v4.2.0-38.45)

I tried to upgrade to the new kernel today, but DPKG half-configured the packages. Here's what APT said: (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ......
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Can't connect to wifi, fairly certain it happened after update this morning. Ubunta 15.10

First of all I am very new to ubunta and everything linux. I just got it two days ago. I installed it to my computer and it worked great up until this morning, I think right after an update, it just ...
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DHCP request timing out, suddenly

On a work computer. No problems with connectivity until now. I was working diligently, when suddenly my computer seized up. I thought it was a graphics issue and rebooted. When I couldn't log in (but ...
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Real VNC Viewer Bad ColourLevel error

I have VNC Viewer version 5.3.2 Windows 64. My session was lagging so I went in and messed the ColorLevel (CoulorLevel) setting and changed it from pal8 to pal24. It immediately crashed saying that ...
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How to power off discrete graphics card

I installed Lubuntu 16.04 to my HP Pavilion dv6 laptop which has AMD 6770M discrete graphics card. In order to save battery I want to power off AMD card since onboard Intel HD3000 is enough for me. I ...
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Unique problem with wifi being 5-10 times worse than it should be

I have been using my laptop with Mint for over a year now and have had no issues. I wanted a change of pace and decided to put Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on it. There were no issues with installation. My ...
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How to detect if it was an unexpected power down

I'm trying to find/figure out if a computer using Ubuntu 16 had an unexpected power down. I checked many sources on Internet, review the logs in the /var/log files, but I could not find any clear ...
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dpkg warning about '/etc/lsb-release' version number not starting with a digit

I believe I spotted it during the upgrade from Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 to 16.04, but I know for sure that I spotted it just know during a dist-upgrade, I sometimes get this warning from dpkg: dpkg: ...
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WiFi Adapter usb - Device not managed

I recently tried to use my ALFA AWUS036H (USB WiFi adapter) on my Debian distro. The adapter is supposed to work out the box on Debian, RT8187L driver is supported, but Network Manager says Device ...
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Error while trying to install Ubuntu on my PC

I want to install Ubuntu in D:/ partition while I have Windows 10 in the C:/. I followed all the steps here and got the USB stick ready, but when I start the PC, press F12 and boots on USB stick it ...
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Ubuntu doesn't show any updates anymore

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 in April, but since I have barely received any system updates (the ones popping up automatically with the Software Updater). When checking the kernel version with uname -...
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Ubuntu 16.04 splash screen freeze

After a little while of having Ubuntu 16.04 (which I upgraded from 15.04) I keep on getting the splash screen to freeze after a few animations cycle of the dots where it end up like this and whenever ...
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ubuntu 12.04 installed on formatted hdd, fails to boot past welcome page

Disk was formatted with ext4 and swap and the installer indicated system installed. On boot I can go to the page showing ububtu, recovery, mem tests but when ubuntu is chosen we get a black screen ...
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Should glcorearb.h be added locally or in system level include?

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and believe that I have the current version of OpenGL installed. When I run the following command in bash: glxinfo | grep "OpenGL version" I get OpenGL version string: 4....
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How do I arrange files in a folder in some particuar order?

I have saved a set of drivers required for Windows in one of my hard-disk partitions. Now I want to arrange them in some particular order such as BIOS Drivers Applications I want the order of ...
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Setup Apache2 on Ubuntu 16.04

First of all, I'm a newbie to Ubuntu.I want to setup my own web server.I already installed LAMP using this command: sudo apt-get install lamp-server^ So what I expect now is when people from ...
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Can't permanently export PATH variable with custom path

I've installed composer and the laravel installer which is now located unter ~/.config/composer/vendor/bin. I want to use laravel directly as a command from anywhere, so I tried to add the directory ...
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Printer support for Ubuntu touch tablets

Does anybody know whether there is printing support for the Ubuntu touch tablet or phone?
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ThinkPad T450s Wireless interface not detected when installing Ubuntu 16.04 mini.iso

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Mate minimal installation using the Ubuntu 16.04 mini.iso on my ThinkPad T450s. I was able to do so on my T60, but I'm running into network config issues on this machine. ...
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How to choose files to download in deluge using deluge-console?

I would like to ask if there is any command to choose between files to download in Deluge that can be used in the console (deluge-console). I'm using it on a Raspberry Pi and as I mostly connect via ...
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Sound not working after installing Ubuntu

I just switched from Windows to Ubuntu and since then my sound doesn’t work. I have an Acer Aspire 5935g and I have tried everything the Internet has recommended. It seems to have the cards but I’...
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How do I configure the lockscreen to use my PAM module in 16.04

In 14.04 I was able to do this by adding a line to /etc/pam.d/lightdm and my module is invoked for both login and the lock screen. In 16.04 it is only invoked at the login screen; the lock screen ...
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Error when installing W7 alongside Ubuntu : “W7 can't be installed to this disk. This computer's hardware may not support booting to this disk.”

I can't install Windows 7 on my HDD Seagate 7200.11 (ST3500620AS) that is connected to the Dell motherboard 0TP412 in Dell Precision T3400. This computer already has a 14.04 on it. I have a BIOS, so ...
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How to stop `clear` from clearing scrollback buffer

Initially I thought Unlimited scrolling was not working with the terminal application on 16.04. I have the option "limit scrollback to" unchecked. Some times it scrolls back some times it does not. ...

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