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Why my memory is shooting to nearly 100 percent which makes my laptop unable to work?

I am a newbie. I am currently using xubuntu 14.04 on my old dell laptop (~8-9 years old). When ever i watch any video on YouTube or similar site the video is not coming properly. I am not able to do ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wifi not working with BCM4312

I'm working on a dell inspiron1545 can get the wired connection to the internet to work but not the wireless. something with the driver? very new to Ubuntu. 1545:~$ lspci -nn -d 14e4: 0c:00.0 Network ...
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Battery not detected Ubuntu 14.10

I just installed Ubuntu on my new ASUS 205ta laptop. Unfortunately, the battery icon does not work because the battery is not detected. I tried the solutions to every other post, but nothing works. ...
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Script wont print my echo statement (Also need to suppress the warning)

I am trying to write a very simple shell script in Linux. The Scenario I am trying to achieve is: Creating an user account and giving it a password internally (No interaction with user allowed for ...
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Installation of Ubuntu 14.04LTS shows error and takes forever

I'm trying without success to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my Toshiba Portege. I want to remove Windows 7 and I tried with the automatic partitioning from the USB installer (I found that compared to ...
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Is there an application like the GNOME system settings which is more modular (remove some devices, leave others)?

Removing one of the devices (bluetooth, printers) makes the GNOME settings disappear. I'm looking for an application which works as nicely as the GNOME system settings, except that it lets me remove ...
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[Don't Bother Answering]I insert my cd for ubuntu 14.04.02 and it doesn't recognize it, please help

It goes like this, my wireless is not working on my laptop running ubuntu, when it was running xp it worked perfectly (my wireless card is broadcom corporation wireless 1397 wlan mini card). So i ...
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Ubuntu is very slow when Intel SpeedStep is enabled (CPU is not used in full speed)

I have a Dell notebook with i7 processor and Ubuntu 14.10. When i disable SpeedStep in my BIOS my computer is very fast but the fan runs constantly and the battery gets empty fast. When I activate ...
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Is there a way to make a bootable USB that takes programs and data with it? [duplicate]

In particular this is for a mac, but it's also for general purposes. Booting from a USB seems to makes sense for my purposes (rather than partitioning) but I need to be able to save files and ...
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System Time reset to UTC in Windows 7 after i run Ubuntu 14.04

I have dual boot Ubuntu 14.04 + Windows 7 installed on my laptop. Problem:- If i choose to run windows 7,, System Date Time is fine as per my timezone. If i choose to run ubuntu 14.04 , System Date ...
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touch screen not working for HP Compaq 2710p !!!NEED HELP!

I have a huge problem when I installed Ubuntu to my HP Compaq 2710p I lost my touch screen capabilities its touch through pen only. Does anyone know how I can fix this problem. 0(>_>)0
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How to install Git GUI on my local machine that runs on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit OS? [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit OS on my local machine. I want to setup/install Git GUI on this machine. Then I'm having one repository at GitLab that I need to make clone of on my machine, then I ...
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how duplicate a oh-my-zsh terminal and retaining the path from previous terminal

In shell zsh command line/terminal when i duplicate the terminal using Ctrl+ Shift + T , it doesn't retain the path i was on my previous terminal. Also Ctrl+Shift+N opens a fresh terminal. Though ...
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I can't locate and remove file in ubuntu 14.04

How to remove the unwanted chrome file rendering on my computer which I can't locate but is visible in 'Search your computer and online sources'? I have removed google chrome from my computer but this ...
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Ubuntu trash can does not open

I am trying to open the trash can from my Ubuntu Launcher it does not open. Infact it does not do anything. Every time I try to delete something it simply goes away and is not shown in the trash can. ...
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How to pair sony bluetooth headphones with ubuntu 14.04? [on hold]

I am trying to pair Sony Bluetooth headphone in Ubuntu 14.04 ?help me in doing so..
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Root directory on 14.0.4 [on hold]

i am a newbie with ubuntu 14.0.4 desktop platform just installed it on my oracle virtual box. can't seem to be able enter my root directory. Any help please.
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Errors with Compiling g77

I have downloaded and installed g77 (due to specific reason) in Ubuntu 14.04, and the newer Fortran compilers have several errors when working with this program. However, when I went to test my ...
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How to update from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS in Terminal [duplicate]

I have a dual boot 12.04 LTS and windows 7, now i want to update from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS, how to do this in terminal? and also how many MB of data it takes approximately? If any disturbance is ...
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Not able to see the file contents

I am using 12.04 Ubuntu cloud image.But when I am using vi for example vi p1.c to create a file I am not able to see what are the contents I am adding to it. But when I am using cat p1.c I am able to ...
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My boot drive says there is less space than actual

my /boot drive is on a separate 250 MB partition and the file manager shows only 31MB are in the /boot folder. hab@hab-AOD255 ~ $ ls -lah /boot total 31M drwxr-xr-x 6 root root 3.0K Feb 26 21:22 . ...
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Not able to dual boot Windows 8 and Ubuntu in 'Legacy mode'

There,I tried dual booting Ubuntu and Windows 8.1 OS . Currently,I have windows 8.1 and it is running on 'Legacy mode'. I tried surfing for the installation process,But i couldn't find the solution ...
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Program accessible only to super user

I installed TeXLive through the .iso file provided in the website. To check the installation I tried tex --version and it returned something like The program 'tex' is currently not installed. You can ...
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suddenly lost host routing on ubuntu server

i have ubuntu 14.04 server, which installed as a web server. the server also has 35 routing entry. sometimes the server suddenly lost connection to one or two another server, which routing entry has ...
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Steam dependencies can't be installed

I found a few questions that were similar to this but none of them were enough like my particular case to be of any use. Whenever I open Steam, a terminal opens up: Steam needs to install these ...
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Ubuntu stuck at login

I made a change in environment file inside etc. (I added a property as JAVA_HOME inside it according to a solution I saw in a website for another issue) After restart it does not allows me to log in. ...
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ethernet not working on Dell with docking station Kubuntu 12.04

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a Dell Precision M70. I tried installing Ubuntu 14.04, but the desktop display was really screwed up. I had Ubuntu 12.04 working previously so I went back. The wireless ...
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Brightness is not decreasing in ubuntu 14.04 in my hp laptop

My laptop is d006tu and d009tu,when I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I am unable to use function keys to control brightness?
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xubuntu 14.10 failing to sleep after inactivity - power manager error

After waiting well beyond my scheduled "sleep when inactive" time, the computer is still awake. I wiggle the mouse and unlock the machine to find an error notification in the upper corner, it read as ...
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Credentials not know - Office365 UT browers web-app? [on hold]

Credential not Known. I am trying to build a webapp to access Office365. I have a corporate account, so I can't give you the details to share. I tried on Windows, Ubuntu Desktop and Mac using ...
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v86d not installing correctly?

I have it installed and have tried reinstalling it, yet it's commands nor it's directory exist. Not sure what else to do, I need this installed in order to have tty at any decent resolution.
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Can not log into Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS along side Windows 7. I am trying to log into Ubuntu, but can't pass boot screen, doesn't matter how long I wait. The problem started when I installed a series of ...
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Downloading Google Chrome (armhf?)

I've been using this question (How to install Chrome browser properly via command line?) to try to install google chrome. I get to the very last command, sudo dpkg -i google-chrome*.deb And I get a ...
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IPMI Viewer shows offline status for device

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 and successfully established connection to VPN. After successful establishing connection to KVM, am able to PING private(management) IPs of servers. But on running IPMI ...
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Failure installing Ubuntu 14.10 on Mac Pro cylinder: Cannot mount /dev/loop0

I'm trying to install Ubuntu on the latest version of Mac Pro (the one that looks like a black mini trash can). I basically followed the instructions on Installing on a Mac Pro - Cylinder (Late ...
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changing from ubuntu 12.10 to 14.

First of all I am not experienced in this at all. just learning. but I have a older Lenovo think pad. it has Ubuntu 12.10. I have downloaded the 14. to a flash drive from a windows computer. but when ...
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Mount Luks containers in Ubuntu 14.04

I am having trouble mounting a Luks container through Ubuntu 14.04. I recently updated to this version. I had no problem working with this container in the previous Ubuntu (13.) nor I am having ...
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Ubuntu search button not responsive

When I click on the search button on my unity bar (the button with the ubuntu logo to open up search) it doest do anything, and I've tried resetting it with unity --reset and that didn't help. Anyone ...
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Help reverting changes to GRUB

Okay, so I tried to use this fix for my blackscreen when going into tty command line sudo sed -i -e 's/#GRUB_TERMINAL/GRUB_TERMINAL/g' /etc/default/grub This did not fix it, but I found something ...
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Remove Ubuntu installed by wubi to install Ubuntu alongside Windows?

I currently have Windows 7 installed on a laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 installed via Wubi. So when I boot up I have the option to load up either WIndows or Ubuntu. I am going to install just 14.04 on its ...
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Application not opening on 14.10

I downloaded a .tar.gz from a site, and I can't get the executable file inside to open. The application (AwesomeBump) requires OpenGL 4, and I have 4.4, so that's not the problem. I've looked in the ...
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Revkit make.py bootstrap error

username@ubuntu:~$ cd revkit-2.2 username@ubuntu:~/revkit-2.2$ ./make.py bootstrap bash: ./make.py: No such file or directory What does this mean and why does this happen?
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How to disable webmin start on boot on Ubuntu?

How to disable Webmin starts on boot on Ubuntu 14? Due security reasons, I want to run it manualy when I really will use it.
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g77 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am working with a government program that was written in Fortran 77, and requires g77 to configure and compile the source code. I understand that g77 has been phased out, and replaced with newer ...
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Use fdisk -s, can not boot up

First I want to resize partition of my Ubuntu 13.0X, I run three commands: fdisk -l fdisk -s /dev/sda1 reboot -r Then I realize I should copy some important files in system in case losing. But ...
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Process [#] terminated with status [#]

What is "process [number in parentheses] terminated with status 1"? or "with status 99"? I forget exactly where it appeared. Probably in a crash report.
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remove phpmyadmin geting error

I want to remove phpmyadmin and reinstall it because it is not connecting with mysql, When i run this command it generate jsr@jsr-Vostro-1550:~$ sudo apt-get purge phpmyadmin* [sudo] password for ...
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Switching text editors to get better stuff

I am not sure I am entirely happy with leafpad as a text editor on my Lubuntu box. Question: Could I just purge leafpad from the system and install gedit instead? Seems to me that gedit won't have ...
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How to add local tld to name resolution searches

So in windows, if I typed ping familyroom, it would tell me that my PC in the family room is 192.168.1.61. (DHCP assigned address that isn't in any DNS) I'm running a new install of Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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How to properly install Ubuntu to an Aspire E5 laptop?

I have an Acer Aspire E5-551G-83LH laptop with the following specification: AMD Quad-Core Processor A8-7100 (that is an APU) AMD Radeon R7 M265 with 2 GB Dedicated VRAM 4 GB DDR3 L Memory I ...

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