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.bash_history of root account on Ubuntu Server 14.04

Last few hours I'm looking for a solution to enable saving of bash history on root account of Ubuntu Server 14.04. I'm not using root account, because I created my own, but some other users are still ...
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Matlab crashes on start after upgrading to 15.04 (from 14.10)

I recently upgraded to 15.04 and immediately after, Matlab 2012b no longer worked and crashed either as soon as it loads the program, or a few moments after I try to do anything. I tried installing a ...
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Restore EFI from Windows after Windows 10 upgade broke boot list?

I updated to Windows 10 late July, and it deleted all of the boot entries on my computer. I was able to find the correct Windows boot efi file, and added the option to boot, but I could not find the ...
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Editing system settings not working

So this happened after I tried to plug an external monitor into a 10,1 Macbook Pro running Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I first started playing with nvidia-settings without success and then I tried to ...
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does ubuntu 12.04 support HDMI

does ubuntu 12.04 support HDMI because for some reason it doesn't work with me
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Openstack Ubuntu 14.04 cannot access dashboard after reboot

I am very novice on openstack. I have followed below steps to intell openstack on my Intel based linux box (not on a virtual machine): ...
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How to convert ps3 saves region on ubuntu?

I want to convert a eu save to us is there any way i can do it on ubuntu 14.04LTS?
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Can't read sd card in digital camera, but can read the card in cardreader

when i connected the camera w/ sd card to pc, i got the following error messages: Error mounting /dev/sdg1 at /media/chef/3831-6263: Command-line mount -t "exfat" -o ...
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Login loop when I try Ubuntu

I want to install ubuntu 14.04 on my acer 7741ZG but I detected some problems before installation thanks the liveUSB. When I try Ubuntu, the login screen appears, very strange for a liveUSB, I put ...
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The package system is broken - How can i fix this. I am using 14.04.3

The package system is broken Check if you are using third party repositories. If so disable them, since they are a common source of problems. Furthermore run the following command in a Terminal: ...
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how to download hulu.com videos is there a way

is there a way to download Hulu videos with a software I have tried a lot of software's for this site and none of the software's will download videos from this site I have heard that you can only ...
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Does Ubuntu Customization Kit work on all Ubuntu Versions? (15.04+)

I'm trying to create a customized Ubuntu install, but I'm not sure if its compatibly to Ubuntu 15.04. I know its compatible with 14.04 LTS, but is it with 15.04, since Development stopped 2 years ago. ...
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No Audio in Sopcast on Ubuntu 15.04

I installed Sopcast player on Ubuntu 15.04. The video is perfect, but the audio does not work. Any suggestion?
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Gigolo doesnt ask for password when i try to connect

I am trying to mount a drive permanently on my ubuntu machine so i installed gigolo. after doing this i tried to connect to a drive and i only have an option for custom location so i entered ...
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Thunderbird 31.8.0 , addresses in To: field comes from collected book which only has two addresses, can't select personal book

I imported my address book and it looks good. However when writing a message only the collected addresses book is used in the To: Cc: fields, can't get it changed to default personal address book. ...
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Screen tearing in Ubuntu with Nvidia/Intel graphics

I really hope someone here can help, because I'm very close to giving up and moving back to Windows. I have an MSI GT70 Dominator with an i7-4710MQ 2.5 GHz, Intel HD 4000 (I'm pretty sure) integrated ...
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acpi call command in rc.local is not being executed in 14.04

I want to disable my discrete AMD graphics on my ubuntu 14.04. So i went through some threads and SO posts , some of them were : 1) acpi_call github library 2) HybridGraphics Ubuntu Documentation ...
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how to download www.channel5.com videos is there a way

is it possible to download channel 5 videos I have used a software called tube digger that downloads a channel 5 video but when I go to play the video file on my pc it does not play I have been ...
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vidalia and tor works but doesn't hide my Ip?

i have recently installed vidalia from the software center and hopefully it works well and was connected to the tor network but when i google about my IP it stays the same .so how can i point tor to ...
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Ubuntu Teamspeak 3 issue: Could not connect to display

Helllo, Im trying to install Teamspeak 3 on Ubuntu 12.04. I have installed Ubuntu Desktop and it still says this when I try to start the teamspeak sh file. Does anyone know why this is happening and ...
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Black screen and reset in Ubuntu after logging in

I have a problem logging in Ubuntu. Problems started after forcing shutting down Ubuntu, from power button, while it was updating. Next restart, it displays the users I have in Ubuntu, but when I ...
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Unity greeter wallpaper change every minute

I have script that changes Unity Greeter wallpaper location every minut, but problem is that it doesn't show new wallpaper unless i login in to any user account and switch back to Login screen ...
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Run sudo script at startup under 15.04 using 'systemd'

I would like to run a script to turn the keyboard backlight off on my Asus at login (this answer did not work). Before the introduction of systemd in Ubuntu 15.04, I did this through /etc/rc.local ...
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Slow file transfer issue with usb storage

Im using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS , the problem happens when i try to copy files from my HDD to Pendrive . Transmission slows down in the very last time and stuck for few minutes which is very annoying ! Can ...
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Replacing Ubuntu on BQ Aquarius E5 with Android

Does anyone have info on how to replace the Aquarius E5 Ubuntu with the E5 equivalent Android? Is there an image, BQ doesn't appear to have one to download..? Does the E5 even have the "hardware" ...
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How to handle GRUB configuration on a multi booted system?

I just finished changing the boot order for GRUB2. I have three operating systems installed on the computer. I have Windows 8.1, Ubuntu Linux 15.04 and Mint Linux 17.2. I followed Marve's answer here: ...
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Player that can make image sequences?

I want to make a sequence of images from a video (like when I want to make a gif), but I can't find a media player that can do it. I tried some apps like QGifer or Gimp GAP plugin, but none of those ...
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I cannot switch to root password

i have given '$' as one of the charectors in between the pasword for logging in my computer so when i have logged on to the terminal and wanted to shift to user it was giving su authentication ...
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Second monitor stopped working (maybe) after installing cairo-dock and variety wallpaper changer

I'm using ubuntu 14.04 using an HMDI-to-DVI adapter in a HDMI port to DIV and it as always worked until this certain point. I'm pretty sure the adapter itself didn't suffer any damage that could ...
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Need assistance in installing μtorrent on Ubuntu 14

Need assistance in installing μtorrent on Ubuntu OS 14.04. Not sure where to extract the files. File have been downloaded, need help with extracting the files.
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I left Windows 10 fast boot on

I am using windows 10 and I decided to install ubuntu 14.04 (will update later) from a thumb drive.I disabled secure boot from bios,but left fastboot on.Now I'm installing ubuntu.Can this cause any ...
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TP Link WN 725n driver

I dual boot ubuntu with windows. since my internal wifi card is damaged i have to use TP Link WN 725n. how to install its drivers without having any internet connection Bus 002 Device 003: ID ...
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Lifebook A544 Ubuntu 14.04 CPU 1 high usage

I'm running a fairly clean install of ubuntu 14.04 64bit on my A544 laptop. I noticed however, that the fan was noisy and the battery was running down very quickly compared to windows which I run as a ...
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Blank screen after suspend/hibernate in Ubuntu 15.04

There are many similar questions with 13.04 and 14.04 most of which were solved by a fresh 15.04 installation. I've been having this problem with 13.04 and 14.04 so I did a fresh 15.04 installation ...
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Microphone input volume too low in Cheese, Ubuntu 14.04

Microphone volume is too low to be heard in Cheese and Skype but works ok when I record with Audacity and when I do this: vlc pulse:// I dual-boot Windows 10 and the microphone works ok in Skype on ...
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Macbook Pro - Wifi connectivity

I have installed 14.04 on a Macbook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Late 2013). It is equipped with the Broadcom BCM4360 (id [14e4:43a0]) Like many others, I had issues with the wireless driver. I found, and ...
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Ubuntu can't see my Ubuntu phone!

I have my Ubuntu 15.04(r4) Phone meizu MX4 white usb connected to my desktop Ubuntu 14.04. On my desktop runs qt creator with ubuntu SDK but it cant see my phone. Detecting device.. * there is no ...
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Chrome select options are blank

Sometimes, the options of a select element are blank in Chrome: http://i.imgur.com/7HW8BOm.png However, it doesn't happen in Firefox or even in Chrome if I move the window to my secondary monitor: ...
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Messed up window controls after installing and removing desktop environments

I have recently installed ubuntu-gnome-desktop and elementary-desktop in Ubuntu 15.04, and then removed them (along with the default-settings packages). Now, my window decorations are messed up. The ...
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How do I pass SMB/CIFS nobrl (or other mount) option to gvfs-mount?

I'd like to mount a dedicated NAS box SMB share from userland (no sudo or root access) via gvfs-mount, and specify various mount.cifs options such as nobrl (no byte-range locking) for compatibility ...
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How to enter a tab charater in gedit if replacement with spaces is set up?

Some programs require tab characters to work, e.g. make requires tabs in Makefiles. If gedit is configured to replace tabs with spaces, it's painful to change the settings every time or copy a ...
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How can I safely revert libglapi-mesa version?

Currently I cannot install some software. sudo apt-get install vlc gives Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be ...
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Segmentation fault while running some ubuntu specific apps like nautilus, unity-control-center, etc

running nautilus from the terminal the following errors are returned: compro@Inspiron-3543:~/.learn_unix$ nautilus & [1] 7326 compro@Inspiron-3543:~/.learn_unix$ (nautilus:7326): Gtk-WARNING **: ...
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elantech stop working after supend

my notebook is asus a455l with elantech version 4 as touchpad. the touchpad stop working after suspend. It disappear from xinput. i tried modprobe -rv psmouse and modprobe -v psmouse but nothing ...
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Complete Uninstall of Rhythmbox

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on one of the Dell project Sputnik computers, and I'm finding it rather difficult to get rid of Rhythmbox from my system entirely. From looking around on the web, I've ...
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How much free space does a Live USB logical partition need to work properly?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a Live USB with 4GB of persistence using Universal USB Installer on a 32GB USB. I split the USB's partition using MiniTool Partition Wizard obtaining a primary ...
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problem with dual boot

I installed ubuntu 14 in another partition in my hard disk ,I am already using win7 in it but after installing win 7 in not booting and in the booting page only ubuntu and free dos is showing please ...
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Should I dual boot with ubuntu 15.04 or ubuntu 14.04? And how do I actually dual boot with these?

Almost all the guides I can find are for earlier versions of ubuntu or do not apply to my situation. It would be greatly appreciated if someone could explain whether I should dual boot ubuntu 14.04 or ...
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Busybox initrmf disk by UUID not found ubuntu 14.04

I am aware there are few more questions about this problem, but this is slightly different. I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8.1 on a dual boot Samsung laptop. This setup has been working ...
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Vmplayer hosted by Ubuntu 14.04 installed Win 10 cannot use internet connection,

Hiyo, I have been seeking de solution as title, yet there is no a straight-forward right answer., so I publish it. If I get some miss, please refer it to me. Based on Ubuntu 14.04 OS installed ...

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