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xrandr settings changed. Display now won't run

I was trying to use xrandr to have a script to adjust my monitor resolution. As a test I ran xrandr -s 1360x768 This should be a valid setting. It killed the xserver. I changed to tty6 tried ...
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14.04 - Connects to wireless network but can't transmit data

When my computer first boots up I the internet works fine for about 30 seconds. In those thirty seconds it has a harder time loading data and after 30 seconds can no longer transmit data. It still ...
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Reverse lookup only works when db.192 wrongly configured

Following this tutorial reverse lookup stubbornly fails to work for as long as db.192 is configured as is instructed. However, if I change the line: @ IN SQA server.domain.home. ...
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Game came in a .zip file. How to install it?

I downloaded a game from http://floriandcp.itch.io/campfire and it came in a .zip file. I extracted the file but I can't find a way to install it. That is the game that I'm trying to install. Can ...
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Ubuntu VM Graphical user interface problem

I was trying to enable GUI on my VM machine, after reboot it shows me blank black screen. I can not login. Can somebody help me what do I need to do to see login screen? I have enabled SSH and able to ...
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Black Screen Ubuntu 14.04 – a possible cause

Black Screen Ubuntu 14.04 – a possible cause Hello everyone. I think I have found a cause for the famous BLACK SCREEN on Ubuntu 14.04, and I hope to find a solution for this problem here. I am ...
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How to fix/diagnose this problem: outlook.com does not load in Linux (all browsers)?

Same machine. If boot with Windows 7, outlook.com loads, any browser, I use Firefox most of the time. If boot with Linux (Ubuntu 14.04 64 bits), outlook.com does not load, blank page, no error ...
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Frontend to view Android's videos in Ubuntu

I have videos taken by my Android phone Samsung galaxy S4. I see the device and the memory card in my system. I could search those files by find [/media/] -iregex *.mp4 but I would like to sync those ...
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connecting an Ethernet which needs a password and a user name?

I have an account through a wired network (Ethernet) internet provider - a person that have an internet LAN and share it with neighbours in exchange with money - every one of us have an account and a ...
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How can i use a driver software that was written for windows ?

My xiaomi mini portable wifi usb router has a driver for windows. i can't run it on ubuntu 14.04 . I tried wine to use the given driver software, but it didn't work. what can i do ?
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ssh logout cause bash file problem

I have a .sh file which is called by a Node Web Server. In the .sh file I run some commands with my username [name], which is a superuser, without specifying the password. If I'm connected through ...
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HDMI Input not outputting sound

Using an Alienware M17xR5 with Ubuntu 14.04 installed. I have connected my PS3 to the laptop using HDMI Input slot on the laptop. After pressing the HDMI IN key on the laptop the typical PS3 desktop ...
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L2TP/IPSec VPN Connection

On OS X, there's an option for L2TP/IPSec VPN in network connections where it lets you enter an IP Address, Username, Password, and Shared Secret. I downloaded Strongswan in Ubuntu, but do not see ...
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Ubuntu has a connection right at startup and then loses it

I have a VMWare Workstation 11 setup with Windows 8.1 (Host) and Ubuntu 15.04 (Guest). My network connection has a static ip and it's a bridged network connection. If I open terminal right after ...
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Openstack-installer multi option

I am in the process of trying to deploy Ubuntu 15.04 and Openstack on 16 HP DL165s. I have successfully setup MAAS and have it working smoothly. I run the openstack-install and select the multi ...
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How do I set up my apache server with DynDNS?

I have been trying to set up my apache server for many days now, to no avail. I have acquired a DynDNS Pro account and have also registered a domain name with names.co.uk (I haven't even figured out ...
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Can only connect to KVM linux guest from host

If I ssh into my hypervisor/host (64bit Ubuntu 14.04.2) I can connect to a guest KVM. But I cannot connect to the guest from my workstation in the same subnet as the host. I have a bridge but even ...
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Samba config GUI doesn't show after entering password

To be able to share folder on lubuntu machine to be visible on from Windows 7, I had to share some folder with Samba. Samba is installed and when: [Start menu] System Tools Samba Click on Samba, ...
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Upstart for docker and setuid permissions

OK, this has kept me busy for a day at least, since last night. I am trying to do something very simple: run a bash script which creates a few folders and runs a docker container - but using upstart. ...
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Ubuntu Desktop to Ubuntu server [duplicate]

How would I go about converting Ubuntu Desktop to a Ubuntu server and add the web-main feature on my server?
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Spellchecker path not active

I have upgraded lyx 2.0.2 to 2.1.4, now dictionary is not working. Path of Hunspell dictionaries is not active. Tool>Preferences>Path>Hunspell dictionaries is disabled.
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Ubuntu with Openbox: desktop switching not working

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. It came with Unity and then I installed lubuntu-desktop. I am now using Openbox that comes with Lubuntu. From its documentation, Ctrl+Alt+arrow keys should switch desktop but ...
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For some reason Ubuntu doesn't see the hard drive, want to install

I'm trying to install the latest Ubuntu, but doesn't see the hard drive. Don't know if it's write protected or what. I've even tried windows, no solution. What can I do? What can I do? Please help
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BL-LW05AR5 Can,t reed in Lubuntu 14.10 [on hold]

i try to install BL-LW05AR5 in my pc by file ((RTL8192CU_8188CUS_8188CE-VAU_linux_v3.0.2164.20110715)) from there website and do the instruction,there some to . when i use usbview it see me the info ...
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error while trying to install utorrent

Does anyone know how to solve this error while installing utorrent? sudo utserver -settingspath /opt/utorrent-server-alpha-v3_3/
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How to remove header bar after purge Ubuntu-gnome-desktop

I have installed ubuntu-gnome-desktop in Ubuntu 14.04(unity). After couple of days I decided to remove gnome-shell. So I run the following command. sudo apt-get remove --purge ubuntu-gnome-desktop ...
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PC powers off, reboots randomly

Since approx 2 weeks my computer powers off and reboots randomly. The event occurs <2 minutes after booting. It never happened after being on for a longer time (surviving the first minutes). ...
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How do install Ubuntu on a netbook with a 32-bit atom processor?

I'm trying to install Ubuntu onto an old Dell Inspiron Mini 10, which still has its "Designed for Microsoft Windows XP" sticker on the front. :) The trouble is the normal installer isn't working at ...
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What is currently the actual parameters to be set in thunderbird (gandi.net?) for account at googlemail?

It seems that actually this is due to server of gandi.net respectively of gandhi.net (with 'h' or without 'h' ?): What are now the actual parameters to be set for snmtp and for pop (pop3) in ...
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Installed ubuntu on my windows machine, windows kept hanging before login screen, now so does Ubuntu

So my windows install would seem to load fast, but before it got to any graphic (even the windows loading screen) it would hang on a black screen for about 5 to 10 seconds (sometimes it would hang for ...
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Is there any problem with OpenJDK on Minecraft?

Mojang recommends using Oracle's JRE, but I see people using OpenJDK all the time. What are the advantages and disadvantages to using one or the other on Ubuntu, either in general or specifically as ...
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Please help me solve this eclipse mars php ide problem?

I recently installed the new eclipse mars but when i write php code and try to run it it gives me this message; Not Found ...
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ListItemActions leadingActions and trailingActions not working

I am having trouble getting leadingActions and trailingActions in ubuntu-sdk ListItemActions to work. QtCreator just underlines the two properties and throws an error message about "cannot assign to ...
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Disable IPv4 mapped IPv6

I run a service on IPv4, but sometimes, apparently randomly, it happens that the service uses TCPv6 sockets (I monitor it with ss -s). I want to avoid it, disabling any IPv6 connection. I tried to ...
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End of file syntax error shell scripting

#!/bin/bash source conf.ini inotifywait -m -e create /$1path | while read file; do if ($(echo $word | head -c 1)"=$1 then echo $file cd $1inputpath ls -l |grep $file* zcat $file* > ...
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is it possible to create cluster on ubuntu 14.04 desktop?

Is it possible to create cluster on ubuntu 14.04 desktop? I have seen that we can create cluster on ubuntu server,can we implement it on ubuntu desktop? Can we connect multiple pc to create cluster?
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Unwanted startup page on Firefox keeps on coming back

I recently watched this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a5La0XhLIaY And now every time I open my browser, it is one of my startup pages (although not replacing any of the existing), I have ...
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Why is Wi-Fi authentification (password requirement) in XUBUNTU 14.04 not showing up?

I have a computer with Xubuntu that works fine with an ethernet for internet use. I had to move the computer so I attached an usb Netgear adapter to it for wi-fi access. Problem is Xubuntu sees the ...
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Getting started with iPython notebook

Please don't consider this a duplicate. I have seen a similar post and the recommended solution has not solved my issue. I need input for I can't find a solution elsewhere and iPython does not seem ...
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Failed to config radeon power managment ubuntu 15.04

I've tried to switch back to open source AMD drivers but have got stuck. When I try to look at the content of power_method file I'm getting an error: cat: /sys/class/drm/card0/device/power_method: No ...
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hot to get the strict and targeted policy for selinux

I am learning how to use selinux as a step to develop in the security subsystem but the book I am using requires targeted and strict policy I have ubuntu 14.04 and I am not willing to use any other ...
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Clock on remote server is not syncing with local time

I run a health clinic. Our patient records are on a protected server on the east coast. When I log in the clock on the server is not syncing to the clock on my local computer. This throws off time ...
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No audio with newest model HP Spectre x360 (4101-dx)

I dual-booted Ubuntu 15.04 alongside Windows 10. There is a known issue with the audio in linux on this computer: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/1441852 The older models that ...
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Is there a frame by frame video editor?

I have a video with text that I am trying to translate into other language, I will not place the translation as subtitles, the idea is to use the same font and place the translated text in the same ...
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HTML form data not getting to PHP handling program

I am sure this question must have been asked and answered but I cannot find an answer that works for my problem anywhere on the internet. I cannot get any html form data to show up in the php program ...
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GRUB fails to install with LVM setup

I have 1x 160GB HDD and 2x 80GB. The way I want to partition all the disks is as follows, GPT partition tables with 10GB partitions which will be LVM physical volumes. The rest of the disk space will ...
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How to change cmdline variables on boot or first boot

Not sure if this is the correct place to ask this question. I am running Ubuntu 12.10 on an EMB-3500 board. Its is an I.MX6Q. So my U-Boot saves the evn variable for my video as a development ...
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time problem in dual boot in windows 7 while ubuntu 14.04 shows correct time

i am using dual boot..windows 7 and ubuntu 14.04.earlier i hav a time problem in both ubuntu and windows but in ubuntu i did UTC=no in edit /etc/default/rcS.after this ubuntu shows correct time while ...
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Result of smart ctrl

I have problem with my dell N411z laptop. It works but frequently freezing and shows not responding display. Firstly it has Windows7 running on it then changed OS to Ubuntu 14.04. But the freezing ...
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Cannot delete partition in GParted

I created a new partition (/dev/sda4) in GParted which was going to be for Ubuntu, alongside Windows7 (/dev/sda3). When I clicked apply all operations I cancelled it half way through and the partition ...

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