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How do i boot from a live usb?

SOLVED SOLVED SOLVED So i just made a liveUSB on my ubuntu but i have no clue how to use it now! I plug it in the usb socket and...nothing happens. I tried searchincg online but couldn't find ...
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Replace words in file 2, getting the list of replacements from file 1

Cat File 1 ABC,23 DFG,45 Ghj,678 Cat File2 Listed LinkedIn yellow ABC Fixed DFG linked ABC Holiday Europe Ghj DFG I need the output as below Listed LinkedIn yellow 23 Fixed 45 linked 23 Holiday ...
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Ubuntu crashes frequently and I'm worried. Is it ok to manually shut it down often when that happens?

I have installed ubntu 14.04 installed alongside windows 7. There are a number of things that make it crash and everyday I find a new one. For example today I opened the browser instead of the ...
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Deleted $WORK Directory

So I made a mistake working on a school assignment and I'm curious what exactly it is that I did. I used ssh to log in to a supercomputer provided for the class and used scp to copy a file to my ...
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How can I make keyboard shortcuts register on key release, rather than on key press?

I want to have shortcuts like in Windows; Super opens the start menu, Super+S opens a search window, Super+E opens Thunar, etc. I know how to set keyboard shortcuts, but when I set Super to open ...
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Kali Linux, HP Stream 11 (11-d000no) internal wifi not detected. External works fine [on hold]

I just bought an HP Stream 11 (11-d000no) and installed Kali Linux. The problem is that it don't recognise the internal wifi card, I got an external one and that works just fine. Anyone know where I ...
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Have Ubuntu on flashsh drive [duplicate]

I have downloaded Ubuntu to a 8 GB flash drive and I am not sure how to load it onto my PC (Acer Aspire z1800 running Windows 7)plus I don't want to lose Windows 7 and I would eventually like to have ...
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Monitoring resource usage by single application over period of time

I am looking for an utility which can monitor the resource usage (CPU & RAM) by an application. I have an third party application which runs as service, once started, it will receive requests ...
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How can I install software(made for Mac OS) in Ubuntu 14.04?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in my hp compaq 6910P Notebook.Now I want to use mac based software,since I can use windows based software through Wine. But I do not know how to install and run Mac ...
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If my /proc/filesystems doesn't contain fat32 it doesn't support it?

nodev sysfs nodev rootfs nodev ramfs nodev bdev nodev proc nodev cgroup nodev cpuset nodev tmpfs nodev devtmpfs nodev debugfs nodev securityfs nodev sockfs nodev pipefs nodev ...
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udev rules targeting every USB device

I'm trying to execute a script whenever a USB is plugged. What I currently have is a demo script in /usr/local/test.sh: #!/bin/bash touch /home/kfir/test.txt I also have a rules file which tries ...
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Always on focus window

Is there a way to get a windows always on focus? I mean not just on top, but with the focus on it if another window pops up on the screen.
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Help me install bluetooth mouse M555b in Toshiba L500 Ubuntu 14.04

I am new in Ubuntu. Already I download evrything what I find in Internet for Bluetooth. I Have some Bluetooth Manager which finds my mouse and asks to connect. But when I attempt to do this in a ...
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What does this terminal message mean?

I can't get internet on one of my computers. It says connected. I had this similar problem on my other computer and I used this command to fix it: ip route add default via defaultgatewayip It ...
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Ubuntu Server and Kodi

Currently I have a Raspberry Pi connected to TV, LAN and NAS, I use it to enjoy all my multimedia files through an OpenELEC distribution with Kodi. I like it and everything is working fine. I just ...
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use tmpfs for mounting ~/.cache directory

I am using Ubuntu 15.04, my home partition is encrypted. I was trying to use tmpfs for .cache directory . But don't know why its not working. Here is my fstab tmpfs /var/log/ tmpfs ...
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Unable to Dual Boot

I have a ubuntu 14.04 live disk and I already have widows 8.1 in my system. My system has 1Tb hard-disk. I partioned free space of 100GB to install ubuntu. But when I booted from live USB it not ...
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Terminal with Github colors

I want to change the gnome-terminal colors. Does anyone knows if something like this exists for the gnome-terminal? I made a little research and I did not find it, but I think that maybe someone ...
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I have an error when installing ubuntu 14.04 through external hard drive- grub rescue mode

Basically my Windows OS on my Hard Drive is corrupt so I am trying to install Ubuntu on my PC from an external hard drive (320GB). So I make a live CD and install Ubuntu after partitioning my ...
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error cannot download the metalink therefore the ISO

already downloaded the iso image of .98GB, I am using wubi to install Ubuntu but this error comes everytime.
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Windows & died om PC. I want to replace it but I use TablEdit. Any advice?

So my son tells me I should join the 20th century. I would like to run Linux but I use a music editing program called TablEdit, and have a load of music already stored in this format which I am not ...
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Watching a Film on YouTube [on hold]

When watching a Film on YouTube can you stop it go away ad come back to it at the same point if you have Internet Explorer?
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Ubuntu SDK and shared.h

I'm trying to make some experiments with the Ubuntu SDK and I found a problem with the sample files. If I create a new app, I can compile and run it without problems. If I try to select one of the ...
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(initramfs) unable to find a medium containing a live file system

After initializing setup file(s) this message appears on my desktop Computer I already have Microsoft Windows seven on my Computer, and wanted to install dual operating system side by side then this ...
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Unknown space on my hard drive

I recently formatted a 250GB SSD and installed Ubuntu 14.04. I see 15GB not being used and marked as "unknown". I had not partitioned the drive initially. Can I use this space or should I just leave ...
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Heartstone - ubuntu - not battlenet problem

Hello there ubuntu peps, I have managed to get my battle.net thingy running and it has downloaded the game but when i press play the game dosen´t even start it just crashes instantly! It just says ...
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Win7 -> Ubuntu on Media Server w/ Multiple Drives Help

I currently have a Windows 7 PC built to run Plex Media Server. The current configuration is I have Windows 7 installed on a SSD Primary boot drive, and all my media is stored on a secondary HDD. I ...
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How to install newest Firefox version on Ubuntu 9.04? [on hold]

Unfortunately I'm unable to use latest version of Ubuntu at my old PC due to issues with graphic card. I have to use Ubuntu 9.04, but I dont hav a clue how to install latest Firefox version. At ...
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1answer
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How can I find ibus-googlepinyin?

I have installed googlepinyin input in ubuntu 14.04 LTS. But I can't find the googlepinyin input in the IBus Preference setting as following: I have selected an input method in the settings and I ...
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1answer
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Wine cmd terminal suddenly popup

I've downloaded Mr. Robot e10 from torrents and it contain the movie but it was invalid and when I removed extension it appear as windows executable. I've run it and cmd terminal popup. Now from time ...
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Driver for laptop toshiba [on hold]

People who can write the driver under Ubuntu? Or know someone who can? You need to write the drivers for the laptop, not working sensor + backlight keyboard
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touchpad not working how do I install driver

I had to ask this because answers here did not solve it. result from xinput list ⎡ Virtual core pointer id=2 [master pointer (3)] ⎜ ↳ Virtual core XTEST pointer ...
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Problem with fglrx driver

I'm a newbie of Linux KUbuntu 14.10 and I've got a problem with fgrlx drivers. After installing the drivers, when I turn on pc Linux doesen't work. The GRUB starts, then appear written "KUBUNTU" and ...
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VLC 3.0.0 records first 5 seconds of the audio stream, and then terminates the recording and hangs

in Ubuntu 14.10 I have successfully recorded from the audio stream in the flow ugg file by choosing to play, and then pressing the "record" (at the bottom of the player) After upgrading to ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 dual boot

I have instaled Win 7 x64, and i try install Ubuntu 14.04.3 x64, i download iso and check it with md5 checksum, with Lili USB Creator create installing USB. I start with instalation but instaling ...
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logstash_forwarder connected to lostash-server-IP but never receive event

I installed elasticsearch, logstash, kibana, ngix and logstash-forwarder at same server to centralized logs. The log file (allapp.json) is a json file with logs entry like this: ...
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Encrypting emails with own pgp key in Thunderbird

Don't know if this is the right SE to ask this question, feel free to move the question to another one. Many emails in my inbox are not encrypted: the sender has is not technically educated enough, ...
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pkg: error running the configure script for image in GNU Octave

I tried to add image package to Octave and faced the following error: pkg: error running the configure script for image Can you help me with this? $ octave --version GNU Octave, version ...
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1answer
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Big tablet for kiosk (Ubuntu Touch?)

I'm considering testing Ubuntu Touch for a public kiosk application. Most of the tablets is around 7-12 inches but are there any tablets that is around 18-24 inches for Ubuntu Touch? And can I lock ...
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1answer
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How to make XF86Explorer my new Super key

I know I need xmodmap and have been playing around with it but can't find the right configuration. ➜ ~ xmodmap xmodmap: up to 3 keys per modifier, (keycodes in parentheses): shift Shift_L ...
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groupadd: group 'xxxx' already exist

I have created a group in Ubuntu terminal called terminal using groupadd terminal command and when I list out the groups using groups command it will not show the newly created group name in the ...
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1answer
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patching kernel (every update?)

I'm about to apply that famous patch that makes vgaarb see nvidia as a VGA device to the kernel. But Linux releases a new kernel only every 2 month as I know. And Ubuntu kernel releases are even ...
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How to compile libimobiledevice 1.2 on Ubuntu 15.04?

How can compile libimobiledevice 1.2 on Ubuntu ?, also with usbmuxd, libimobilerestore,libiplist.
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Uninstall Firefox

Just installed on my new laptop Ubuntu 14.04 and immediately installed Chrome (for programming purposes). I havn't done anything with Mozilla Firefox yet and I want to remove it since I have Chrome. ...
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Skype 4.3: Ubuntu 15.04 64bit cannot install i386 library

uname -m returns x86_64 dpkg --print-foreign-architectures returns i386 dpkg --print-architecture returns amd64 sudo aptitude install skype-bin returns: Note: selecting "skype-bin:i386" instead of ...
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What happened to Ubuntu's speed? [on hold]

I am using Ubuntu on several PCs. But starting from the version 12.04 it was getting slower and slower. Especially starting from 14.10 and now 15.04. Complete disappointment even after fresh install ...
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1answer
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Installing scratch in ubuntu

have been trying to download scratch 2 on ubuntu howere I got this far and I dont know what to do: getlibs -1 libhal-storage.so.1 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Cinnamon aero advices does not help

http://www.webupd8.org/2012/06/elegance-colors-cool-chameleonic-gnome.html I tried the 1-st way, but Elegance after reboot did not changed task bar or windows effects. And for the second variant URL ...
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Share folder from guest OS (ubuntu 10.04) to (host) oS windows7 [on hold]

I am using host OS windows7 & guest OS Ubuntu 10.04 using Vmware. I want to share one folder from guest OS to host OS. Can someone help me how can i do this? Thanks
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Boot menu Problem

I'm new to ubuntu. I have installed ubuntu with windows 10 successfully.After reboot I have to log to ubuntu by goto boot options and choose. First time there was a 3 options. After reboot there ...

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