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Canon MB2320: Scangear works, but simplescan and xsane don't find scanner

The title pretty much says it all. Picked the Canon MB2320 largely because it came with Linux drivers, and I have to say that installing it was a snap. So was installing the Canon scanner utility ...
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After installing a package, is_installed returns still False, in python apt

by using python apt, i can install packages. Before and after installing the package, i updated the cache. However, before and after installing the package, is_installed returns the same, in other ...
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forever not keeping node process alive

I am using the forever node.js module in order to keep a node server up and running on ubuntu 14.04. Unfortunately, this has stopped working (I had working configuration where forever was run at boot ...
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Use zip command to place in directory after zipping

I'm creating my backup script and have this: DATE=$(date +"%m-%d-%Y") zip -r backup.$DATE /home/folder/folder First creates the date variable for the name, and the /home/folder/folder, I guess, is ...
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How to reinstall Ubuntu without lose Home Information

I reinstall Ubuntu, and in partitioning remove root and create new root and install, after install my home information goto a new volume mounted and my home empty and my home capacity equal with root. ...
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OpenJDK 7 Runtime Doesnt show up in my right click menu

When I downloaded Cracked Minecraft onto my Linux Lubuntu 15.04, I wasn't able to right click it and open with "OpenJDK 7 Runtime Environment. I right clicked and did Properties and then Permissions ...
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Why am I getting an early Alt KeyRelease

I'm trying to bind Alt-W to something in a TightVNC session running on Ubuntu 14.04 and a vncviewer running on Ubuntu 15. When I run xev on the viewer machine, I get Alt_L press, W press, W release ...
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Ubuntu SDK mounts

After installing Ubuntu SDK there is alot of new stuff in my 'df' output: click-ubuntu-sdk-15.04-amd64 94G 15G 75G 17% /var/lib/schroot/mount/click-ubuntu-sdk-15.04-amd64- blabla several lines ...
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How do I get Super User access in guest

I have recently installed Ubuntu via Wubi Installer. The dual-boot works fine but when I can't login as Admin, it only allows me to enter via "Guest". To do any administrative activities such setting ...
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Highly unstable wifi Realteck Lenovo T450s with rtl8192ee

My WiFi doesn't work on my newest Lenovo T450s. By doesn't work, I mean sometimes it will work, and then for some reason it'll stop. It'll even break the router if I insist too much on reconnecting. ...
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systemd in LXC endlessly trying to umount pam_mount home

I use the following $HOME/.pam_mount.conf.xml to mount an LXC container filesystem when I log in via SSH: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> <!DOCTYPE pam_mount SYSTEM ...
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gnome-terminal.desktop for key shortcut (ctrl+alt+t)

I want to change default position of terminal. I changed ~/.local/share/applications/gnome-terminal.desktop It works for manually opening terminal from applications menu but not for shortcut ...
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Ubuntu usb install software on mounted system

I booted Ubuntu via a USB and mounted the partition where 'real' system is installed. How can I switch into this system as a user and install software there?
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Screen colours shifted

I have an Eee with Ubuntu 14.04 installed, and recently I noticed a shifted in the screen colours: the whites are still white and the black are still black, but now light colours are in shades of ...
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14.04 installation on Asus: “Attemped to kill the idle task! Kernel panic - not syncing”

I'm trying to install ubuntu 14.04 on new PC configuration (asus b85m-g, i3, vertex ssd) via ubuntu boot dvd (burned iso). After initial installation process (country, user account) and copying files ...
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Unattended Offline Edubuntu 14.04 Install

I am looking for a way to do this offline with Edubuntu 14.04 desktop. It would install much faster and better for large-scale deployments. These resources got me really close. How to create a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 won't boot after installing CUDA 7

I got a laptop (Dell Precision M4700) with a Quadro K2000M. I have two drives, one for Windows 7 and one for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. After a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS followed by an upgrade to ...
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Problem with deluge “no incoming connection!”

I've been seeing the message "No incoming connections" at the bottom of my deluge program, but not in the web deluge, i tried turning firewall off and see if it removes, but it did not work. i ...
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i want to setup openstack please help

I am looking at starting a small backup company in my country and i was hoping to use openstack to build my private cloud... and also the main backup software I use loves Swift. The basic install ...
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How to delete all Desktop UI

I install Elementary-Desktop on Ubuntu 14.04, after install and work with that, I don't like Elementary-Desktop and Delete that but Unity to Demolished. I try for built Unity (reset, reinstall) but No ...
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Kernel panic when trying to install ubuntu

Summary: When trying to install Ubuntu i get Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(2,0) and the other questions adressing the same error doesn't help since all ...
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What is the best way to secure remote acess a Ubuntu server from Windows?

I know this a constantly ask question here, but I am looking for more clearer answer. I want to remote access a Ubuntu server securely either using SSH through PUTTY, and if its more popular to use ...
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Ubuntu Gnome freezing during startup

This morning I installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.04. I installed a few applications and restarted the computer a couple times without issue. I just ran updates though, and when I restarted the computer ...
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Coherence between package version and served files

Currently, I am trying to understand how distro maintainer build and choose names for their packages and there is (from my point of view) a lack of coherence for a specific package. Take the libzmq ...
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Error on update commad

While I am trying to run this command sudo apt-get update I am getting following o/p W: Failed to fetch http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/precise-security/main/i18n/Translation-en Hash ...
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USB device in lsusb and dmesg, not in fdisk or /dev

I try to connect my camera to my laptop via USB. dmesg seems happy: [70259.740098] usb 1-1: new high-speed USB device number 7 using ehci-pci [70259.933939] usb 1-1: New USB device found, ...
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2 questions about installing Ubuntu

So I'm planning on installing ubuntu but I have 2 things that worry me: First, when I tried installing it, I wanted to dual-boot it with win7, but it didn't see that I have win7 already installed on ...
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Keyboard layout on laptop is messed up after full system update

Keyboard layout on laptop is messed up after full system update. Running Linux Mint 3.11.0-26 on an HP Pavilion. Example of problem: When pressing the o button it returns a 6, and m=0, j=1, 0=/, ...
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How do I correctly install libpcre3-dev:i386?

I want to install libpcre3-dev:386 onto 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04. I have libpcre3:i386 installed, as well as the :x64 -dev version. But if I run 'sudo apt-get install libpcre3-dev:i386', apt wants to ...
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How do you download Crazy Craft on to Minecraft 1.6.4 on ubuntu 15.04? [on hold]

How do you download Crazy Craft on to Minecraft 1.6.4 on ubuntu 15.04?
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Package Creation Error

I was experimenting with building packages, and I got into a bit of a trouble. After setting everything up, I ran dch -i And edited the changelog to look like this: packagekit-qt (0.9.5-2ubuntu2) ...
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No Dualboot screen

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS alongside Windows 8.1 pro. After installing, I restart the system but it is not asking which OS to load and it simply loads Windows by default. The dual boot ...
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Installed Nvidia driver 64-bit stuck at login screen

I am new to ubuntu. I just recently install a fresh copy of ubuntu 14.04 64 bit on my old Vostro 3750. It's spec is roughly: - core i7-2670QM - NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M - 4GB RAM However, right now, ...
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Why download Ubuntu GNOME? [on hold]

I am new in Linux, I am using Ubuntu and I don't like Unity desktop env much. So I want to switch to GNOME. As I have learnt, I can do it with some terminal commands. Confusion is, there is also ...
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Definitive Guide to Wifi Dropping Consistently

This age-old problem seems to never go away. There are thousands of threads related to Wi-Fi dropping constantly. Unfortunately, almost all of them seem to have quick hack suggestions and no real ...
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no HDMI audio on Intel NUC (NUC5i5RYH)?

As the subject suggests, I'm having a bit of trouble getting audio over HDMI with an Intel NUC. I'm running 15.04 Vivid. To be honest, I've heard before that the kernel is considered to be monolithic ...
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15.04 How to check if Nvidia SLI is enabled w/ proprietary drivers?

With the latest (tested) proprietary Nvidia drivers installed, how can you find out if Nvidia SLI is enabled? Can you check in the "Nvidia X Server Settings" application? Command-line? (Running ...
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Wget and delete file on url

Please assist. I need to know how to go about getting a file from my url and then deleting that file from the server. More detail. My script will do a wget from my server and put the file locally ...
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“sudo apt-get -f install” not working at all and is causing soo many problems!

Just recently I fixed my wireless driver for my laptop which is running 14.04 LTS but now the connection keeps on dropping. So I looked around and found out that you could try to update your kernel, ...
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screen goes black and keyboard and mouse unresponsive

I have been using ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop machine for a long time without any problem. For about a week ago I decided to install windows dualbooting 14.04 and so ubuntu was reinstalled. Since then, ...
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How to completely remove Elementary-Desktop from Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Elementary OS Desktop on Ubuntu 14.04, and after that I removed it, but it's not completely removed. I have changes in Unity, for example:
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Since switching zto gnomeubuntu my battery last about 15 minutes!

What could cause my battery to drain in about 15 minutes, under windows 8 I could get about 2 hours Is there anything I can check?
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Everything looks too big on Ubuntu. How to fix?

The icons, text, and really everything seems slightly too big on my monitor. When I first installed ubuntu everything was fine. Then I must have messed something up but I have no idea what I did. How ...
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Best for windows users [on hold]

I want to try Linux on my laptop but beside my Windows 8.1. What I'm confused is I don't know which distro of Linux could be best for me (who always used windows) I need your suggestions.
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Ubuntu Installer Hanging

My Ubuntu installer hangs at the first displayed step of the installation process. This step is the formatting of the drive to ext4 format for Ubuntu to be installed in. I have done a ton of googling ...
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Can't unlock bootloader on my Wiko Goa

I'm trying to port Ubuntu Touch to my Wiko Goa. However, I'm unable to unlock the bootloader. Could someone please help me?
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New OS, New problems

I just bought a 'new' Samsung np-x460 equipped with a Core 2 duo with GeForce 9200m GS to try out Ubuntu 15.04 with a fresh install, and was generally happy with it prior to the system updates. My ...
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How to register an application as installed in ubuntu?

I have installed matlab in my ubuntu. However , No program such as OpenvCV can't detect is as installed , and also the *.m extension files doesn't associate with matlab and also I can't find matlab ...
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Can't launch android-studio in linux, getting this error Error: Could not find or load main class com.intellij.idea.Main?

I just downloaded android studio and I am trying to launch it by running studio.sh file, I am getting this error Error: Could not find or load main class com.intellij.idea.Main I have looked it ...
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Too low space, Cannot log in Ubuntu

My system got shutdown while BleachBit running, due to low battery and now i cannot log in.When i log in into Guest account it shows '0 Bytes remaining'.Help me to solve this.

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