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About the 'who' command & it's Output on '14.04 TrustyTahr'

I have a question that arose in my mind after upgrading to 14.04 TrustyTahr from 12.04 PrecisePangolin. The question pertains to the 'who' command, and its output. On previous editions of Ubuntu the ...
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RocketRaid 642l Driver Ubuntu 14.04.3

I am having issues installing the drivers for my rocketraid 642L card. What happens is during boot it just hangs and then the raid card makes a very loud beep until I reboot. Without their driver ...
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What is Knowledge Base in Ubuntu Advantage support package?

In Ubuntu Advantage support package, paid commercial service provided by Canonical, one of the mentioned features is The Canonical Knowledge Base and official description is: Technical library ...
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Unable to boot Ubuntu Live USB Flash Drive with casper-rw persistent partition

So, I've spent the last day going through similar questions, and can confirm first that this is not a duplicate of: Ubuntu Live-USB Using a "casper-rw" Partition Persistent Ubuntu 14.04 USB fails to ...
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Update OpenGL to 3.3 from 3.0 on Intel HD Graphics 3000 used Macbook air running Ubuntu 14.04

When I typed the following : $ glxinfo | grep "OpenGL version" OpenGL version string: 3.0 Mesa 10.6.0-devel I found from https://support.apple.com/en-ap/HT202823 Intel HD Graphics 3000 (with ...
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Combo wireless keyboard+mouse, Mouse is not working

I bought this yesterday http://www.cdrking.com/?mod=products&type=view&sid=21638&main=167#.VdhuKN9_c8o. It's a mouse and keyboard with one usb receiver. The keyboard is working perfectly ...
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How to handle QML application shutdown?

I need to persist the state of a QML application when it shuts down, and to read it when the application loads. I tried using Component.onCompleted and Component.onDestruction inside the MainView's ...
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PCSX crashes after opening bin file

When I'm opening bin files in pcsx it loads for a second and then it crashes. I'm getting this error (--sync, doesn't make any difference): jeggy@jeggy-Lenovo-Z50-70:~$ pcsx --sync RGB mode found. ...
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3 fingers swipe change workspace in Ubuntu 14.04

I just bought an Dell XPS 13 and for my work I have a Macbook. I want to use the touchpad for changing workspaces. I have found some questions but all the answers provided does not work on Ubuntu ...
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Subsetting a font from the command line and turning it into a webfont

I have a few web projects that link into various icon fonts (like FontAwesome and Glyphicons). These are great fonts but they include a lot of glyphs that I never use. ~65KB is a relatively big ...
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Schemas missing - Unity Tweak Tool

I understand this is very similar to this question and this one, but none of the answers there have worked for me. When trying to install the packages mentioned in those questions, apt-get throws up ...
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How to create an encrypted partition?

I am trying to create an encrypted partition, and while I format it I get the option to choose the partition type (fat/ext2/ext3/ext4/xfs/reiserfs/minix/ntfs). Is there any benefit of choosing one ...
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Remove useless entries in dconf schema tree

I have the schema org.gnome.desktop.default-applications.terminal in my dconf database. % gsettings list-schemas | grep terminal org.gnome.desktop.default-applications.terminal The entry is in the ...
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Installing Ubuntu on Win 8 Tablet

I know this may seem a little bit duplicated, but my problem is more worse. It's like this: I have got a Win 8 tablet pc, which uses EFI boot option instead of UEFI. But what make it worse is that it ...