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Network Manager is forgetting “Saved” VPN Credentials

In Ubuntu 15.04, I frequently VPN into Cisco devices relying on this package: sudo apt-get install network-manager-vpnc Since Ubuntu 7.04, I've been able to save my credentials once, and then VPN ...
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User switching broken in 14.04

I just upgraded to 14.04. I have an nVidia graphics card and am using the nVidia driver (proprietary, tested). I am using gdm as I don't light the look of lightdm (also, I have two monitors and it ...
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>appleDouble folders appearing after installation of 15.04 Desktop

I have just added a machine running Ubuntu 15.04 Desktop to my home network and now .AppleDouble folders are being created on my NAS boxes. I assume the Ubuntu box is responsible for creating them. I ...
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grub2 insmod Secure Boot

Will grub2 load signed grub modules when the system is set to Secure Boot? Where are signed grub modules? How can I tell if a grub module is signed? I have my system set up to boot Windows or ...
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OpenVPN: Mac client not connecting to Xubuntu Server

I've been trying to configure a VPN connection between a server running on Xubuntu 14.04, and the client running on Mac OSX Yosemite with no luck. I'm trying to make the connection with Tunnelblick. ...
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How to make a live Ubuntu usb

I want to install Ubuntu on a USB flash drive. By "install" i mean booting and using ubuntu from the flash drive itself. Not using it to install on another drive. I will use UUI to burn the iso file ...
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make grub messages remain visible

Is there anything I can do to make grub messages stay visible long enough for me to read them? In particular, is there a way to change the grub interface from the (apparently) character mode ...
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tri-boot boot loader issue

hi guys I've been trying to set up a tri-boot on my new system all on one drive just separate partitions. I installed a hackintosh of OS X Yosemite, Windows 10, and Ubuntu 14.04.3. I've finally gotten ...
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Create blank disk image for file storage

Similar to the way Mac OS X users can create and mount blank .dmg files, add and remove files as much as they wish, and move that image wherever they want... as if it were a virtual USB drive. Is ...
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What can I do to get this OS X Yosemite printer share to work from Ubuntu 14.04?

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 desktop, and a Mac Mini Yosemite box serving a printer via the usual method (Bonjour). Another mac can print just fine. From Ubuntu the printer shows up, but the "Forward" ...
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How do I install radeonsi + si scheduler?

I was browsing reddit earlier and found this: https://archive.is/Xlnoa It said that radeonsi + si scheduler runs better than the catalyst/fglrx drivers. I would like to try this out. Is there a way ...
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Error in boot and login

I not normal boot because long time and after prepare screen login for inter password and login no show mouse pointer for solve problem I boot system form Through Upstart option please help for ...
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Problem installing games on Steam with Ubuntu 15.04

Running into trouble trying to install any games on Steam. Steam works fine besides that, no problems with Friends or the Store, but whenever I try to download and install a game, Steam gets stuck on ...
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Deadlock no 14.04 LTS?

Qual o ponto focal para problemas com Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, o qual não consegue completar um trabalho de atualização pelo Atualizador de Programas, versão 1:0.196.13, e, quando reiniciado, além de ...
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Are there any good podcast clients for Ubuntu and alternatives?

I was really curious to know the answer to this one. I tried a little bit of search on the forum but there was not a question like this (although I may be wrong, and if I am, please direct me to the ...
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recover lost files after online LVM resize

I did the following 5 days ago which may have triggered the problem. sudo lvextend -L +20GB /dev/vg1/filme sudo resize2fs /dev/vg1/filme Now I realize, that almost all files disappeared. Only the ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 and Zoneminder 1.28.2: installation is complete but cannot record events

I recently migrated from a Linux Mint setup to Ubuntu 15.04. Under Mint, my Zoneminder setup was working without a problem but under Ubuntu 15.04, things are different. Basically, I can set up a ...
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Am I too late to upgrade a 14.04 to 14.10?

Am I too late to upgrade from 14.04 to 14.10 now? (2015/08/29) When I the command to do the upgrade, it tells me that it cannot find any new releases: ubuntu$ do-release-upgrade -c Checking for a ...
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Steam won't start 15.04

I tried to reinstall I purged it, then I installed it back but it won't work i already tried: sudo apt-fast remove sudo apt-fast purge then i went to the website and got deb package and install it ...
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How do I create application icons on the taskbar in gnome desktop in 14.04?

Sorry if this is a dumb question, but I can't find the answer anywhere - I can only find people asking about adding and removing icons from the top bar. In 12.04 I was able to add application icons ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, Windows 10 dual boot problem GRUB

I have just upgraded my laptop to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1. However, every single time I select windows 10 from the grub menu, the windows 8 loading screen comes on first then it changes and boots ...
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Trouble installing Evernote with Wine in 15.04

I'm trying to install Evernote on Ubuntu using Wine. When I try to load Evernote's executable with Wine, before the installer comes up, I get the following program error: The program msiexec.exe ...
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Need personal experience installing Ubuntu on Dell 5558 laptop

I have decided to have a dedicated Ubuntu laptop. I am specific about a good looking screen (a FullHD with crisp display and color reproduction),16GB RAM and i7 processor also with good form factor. I ...
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Gradle sync failed: cannot detect java version

Im running ubuntu 14.04.3 I installed android studio using: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:paolorotolo/adroid-studio and installed the oracle jdk 8 using: sudo apt-get install ...
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I cannot install printer ricoh sp 111 in ubuntu 14.04 . driver not available

driver software for installing printer RICOH SP 111 in ubuntu 14.04
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What is typically evolve in setting up an Ubuntu server to be able to send information from a form through an email

I recently moved from a shared hosting to a self managed server, in the share server I had a contact form that was working find but when I tried to use this form in my new self-managed server it ...
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Legacy Nvidia GeForce drivers Ubuntu 15.04

What method should I use for installing GPU drivers for an (old) Nvidia GeForce 6800 GPU? I know that there are several ways, and would like to know what way is the best. I'm running in a Virtual ...
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How to turn numlock on from command line

So it looks like numlockx is the standard way to have numlock automatically enabled. In my case I have my own scripts that run at startup anyway, and it just feels cumbersome to install an entire ...
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Issue with resuming minimized window of directory from external drive

I have two drives in my notebook. First one - SSD where Ubuntu 14.04 is installed, and second - HDD where all staff is stored. I open Nautilus and browse to external drive, then minimize that window. ...
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Toshiba laptop not booting directly to Ubuntu

After I reinstalled my hard drive, after I encountered a problem with it, which was caused by my laptop's battery running all the way down (Toshiba Satellite - has this been known to happen before?), ...
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Can i just remove the ~/.cache directory?

My 128GB SSD is almost full. I just checked the disk analyzer and found the ~/.cache is consuming a great deal of disk space, and I have no idea what the ~/.cache directory is used for. Can I just ...
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Enable GUI on some applications accessed via SSH/remotely on a Ubuntu 14.04 (headless) server without having to install any desktop?

Is it possible? I think so, but in that case, what packages should be installed in that case (both server and clients)? I'm not sure this is possible since every time I've needed to do something ...
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Setting action with xbindkeys: sh: 1: Bad substitution and wrong clipboard area

I'm trying to copy the song info (artist - title) to the clipboard in xbindkeys using shell command and the banshee --query-title and --query-artist commands. first I open the xbindkeys with $ ...
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I am not able to set my Laptop Brightness permanently on Ubuntu 14.04.

I am not able to set my laptop brightness on Ubuntu 14.04. once i changed and start my laptop it remain same. i changed by terminal not nothing happened. my laptop having intel graphic card.
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14.04 on Macbook Pro connecting to wireless

so I'm brand new to Linux and I just installed it as the single OS on my macbook pro. I'm having a problem where I can't connect to my home wifi network and I'm not sure what's wrong. Just to tell ...
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Bluetooth won't activate on 14.10

I am having problems with Bluetooth on my Dell Latitude. I have followed the instructions in Bluetooth can't be enabled in Ubuntu 14.10, and I see jeffs@jeffs-Latitude-D620:~$ lsmod | egrep -i ...
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Is there a wake-on-lan indicator?

I'm using gWakeOnLAN, but what I'd really like is an indicator that will list my remote machines and let me send packets with a quick click. Surely one exists?
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I was given a 64-bit LSB shared object, and told i should be able to run it, how?

I was given a file that was a alternative to a original, but i have no bloody idea how to run it, all i know is that the file given to me is a supposed to be ELF 64-bit LSB shared object, ...
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After setting chmod -R 0700 still current user can see and edit the files

I have a folder in my server I am setting this folder rights by sudo chmod -R 0700 myfolder when i print rights with ls -l everything is fine nobody has any right except root but i can open the ...
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How do I play a video with audio from a separate file? (mux during playback)

My laptop runs Xubuntu 14.04 LTS. I'm composing a score for a silent film, and I'm trying to "Mickey Mouse" it (synchronize notes to the action). I can tweak the silent film's editing slightly to line ...
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Hardware or software?

so quick question. Last night I was fooling around with my computer (XPSm1530 running ubuntu 14.04). I was trying to figure out why desmume emulator was not running correctly, and I was told to use a ...
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I want to install ubuntu on my android device but I can't , please tell me how

Please help me, i'am newbie, from Pekanbaru, Riau, Indonesia.
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Accidentally deleted /lib directory

I accidentally deleted /lib directory on my Ubuntu box. How do I recover it?
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How can I lock my Ubuntu phone using the terminal?

I have the terminal installed on my Meizu MX4 Ubuntu phone, is there a command I can use to lock the phone from the terminal? By "lock" I mean the same thing that the lock button on top of the phone ...
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Dual Boot fully encrypted Ubuntu with windows 10

I trying to be able to add Ubuntu to my Windows 10 laptop. I would also like for Ubuntu to be fully encrypted. My understanding is that I cannot encrypt both OSs on the same hard dive even with ...
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Cannot dual-boot windows 10

I installed Ubuntu on my laptop under the default installation settings, which I believed should have allowed me to dual-boot with her Windows 10 installation. Ubuntu is working fine, but when I tried ...
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Blank desktop display, no unity, no bars, etc

Foreword: I'm completely new in Linux so bear with me I was told to prevent lag on games on this Ubuntu I should tick Nvidia tested properiaty driver in additional drivers and untick openGL in ...
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Gnome on 14.04 (trusty): “Gdk-ERROR **: The program 'gnome-control-center.real' received an X Window System error.”

Just a few minutes ago (mind you, gnome-control-center was working before this), I tried opening the settings and got a response of a hanged program. So, I tried executing the settings via terminal, ...
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running OpenSSH on Mint [migrated]

So I've isntalled OpenSSH on Mint rafaela 17.2, but it doesn't seem to be running. Not sure why service says its up, but I don't have a PID, don't have a listener, and can't connect at all... ...
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installed 32 bit Ubuntu need to install 64 bit Ubuntu please help!

When Windows 10 destroyed my data on my Laptop A friend came over and introduced me to Ubuntu. I love it!! but he installed 32 bit version and I have a 64 bit machine. I have noticed that my PC has ...

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