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Ubuntu 15.10 Suspend / Resume / Crash Issue

I have an off-brand laptop; an Avatar system running Intel i5-3317u. It runs fully updated Ubuntu 15.10 OS. When I suspend the machine, I am able to resume for a short period of time (~1 minute). The ...
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safe way to install AMD Catalyst Control Centre?

Relatively noob here. I'm having a blast with Ubuntu, successfully playing all kinds of steam games, no complaints until Firewatch came out. It was recommended to me to install AMD Catalyst Control ...
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What version to use on a *very old* computer [duplicate]

My employer just gave the employees a bunch of old hardware they were going to recycle. I ended up with an Acer TravelMate 4402 made in about 2005. The disk was wiped clean so it has no operating ...
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PCloud, crashing. [on hold]

pCloud is crashing in my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. pCloud try to open, but suddenly stops. It gives me the error: psyncgui crashed with SIGSEGV. I've tried reinstall pCloud and change the psyncgui from the ...
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do I need a server distro to run servers?

I'm a LAN admin and I'd like to practice mounting my own servers. I want to start with a DNS and a DHCP server I want to do it on a Live USB sitck, but there's no Live on Ubuntu Server and there's no ...
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Ubuntu 14.04not connecting to wifi

I just bought a BRAND NEW lenovo ideapad and installed 14.04lts. Currently it shows the wi-fi icon as trying to connect but a few second later it shows the alert that I have been disconnected. Can ...
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Wireless adapter speed changes

I have an Xubuntu desktop in another part of house from router. I use a USB wireless adapter to connect. At first it works with a speed of 72 Mb/s. Then intermittently it will drop to 7 Mb/s for ...
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update-grub cannot find Windows 8.1 after Boot-repair

I am running Xubuntu by default and so i managed to install WIndows 8.1 on a seperate harddisk. After the installation finished up I could not boot into Xubuntu anymore. Even if I removed all ...
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How do I enable the sleep settings in xubuntu?

The slider is grayed out and it won't let me move it. I have a feeling if I run Power Manager as root I will be able to change it. I don't know how though. I personally have no problem working ...
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Does ddrescue Retry For Data Verification?

I am using GNU ddrescue to recover data from a hard drive with bad sectors to a good drive. It is the same sized drive. I pointlessly used badblocks at first, but it did tell me that I have 204 MB in ...
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How to change file types?

I changed the permissions of some directories and the files within them, so now when I list them, most are highlighted green or have names that are green. Some of the files used to be blue or white, ...
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What is “GET / HTTP/1.1” 200 19019?

When I am trying to run a project based on python then it appears.
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Error when upgrading to 15.10 on a dual boot system

I had upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10 using sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade Everything went on fine till the final when I received an error that some packages were not installed. I just checked ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 login loop on gnome and unity

When I want to log in to gnome or unity environment, it ends up in login loop but KDE works fine. Does anyone know where could be the problem?
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How easy is it to get Linux.Ekoms.1?

I read about this malware, one of the biggest specimens of malware on the Linux news right now. How easy is it to get? Paranoia has gotten the better of me. According to the sites I visited, it is ...
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Additional display is always added on the wrong side

I have a desktop computer with a Radeon R7 360 and FOS-drivers. My main display, which I am using always, is connected to the DVI-port and my TV is connected to the HDMI-out, in case I want to put any ...
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internal speakers + microphones not working after system update (ubuntu 14.04, Dell Latitude, HDA Intel PCH)

Recently, after updating my system (ubuntu 14.04), both the internal speakers and the microphones have stopped working... I have used alsadriver and the sound settings to verify nothing was muted. ...
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after installing ubuntu14.04 alongside windows 10 after few days windows not starting

few days before i installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 10 but now my windows 10 enable to boot. when i try recovery it again failed. clueless new to Linux need help.
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Cannot boot as /sbin/init is reported missing

I use Ubuntu 14.04. A few days ago, I logged off, then my computer was unresponsive as I tried to log back on. I do not recall installing any software or changing any setting that could have caused ...
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Disable Mouse Acceleration In Ubuntu

So this is my first post on the Ubuntu forums and probably my most important question that I will ever ask. I've read around about disabling mouse acceleration in Ubuntu, I'm sure that most of them ...
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Connecting Lumia-535 to Ubuntu

I have been trying for ages to connect my Lumia-535 to Ubuntu 14.04 but to no avail. I have installed mpt-tools, mtpfs, libmtp9 and gmtp. I have not been able to connect my phone to ubuntu. ...
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Can not configure eth0 and eth1

I have two physical networks: eth0 192.168.0.0/24 with with several PCs and NAT adresss 192.168.0.1 where PPPoE connecting to inet; eth1 192.168.0.1/24 with several PCs and no internet. auto lo ...
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Bash script not working with crontab [on hold]

I own a raspberry pi that runs raspbian jessie. I'm using this raspberry with motioneye as a system surveillance. Motioneye records files to a sd card but i want to delete older files in folder ...
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Please I'm new to ubuntu 14.04 and i can't connect to wifi

Please, i'm new to ubuntu 14.04 and i can't connect to wifi available. I'm using hp pro book 450-G2. But i can use an ethernet cable to connect to the internet. there's actually no option for me to ...
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`mysql-server` won't install

I've been trying to install mysql-server for 2 hours. The system is on Ubuntu Wily. There's nothing added in the log files. root@Erman:~# dpkg --configure mysql-server-5.6 Setting up ...
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Cannot find installed Xsynth-DSSI

Hi i have installed the Xsynth-DSSI package right now together with the add-on dssi-host-jack. Now I cannot find the programs because none of the commands ''type [wx]synth{0,1}(-dssi)'' nor ''type ...
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How to directly save files into host machine from genymotion?

When I use whatsapp, Telegram etc on Genymotion. Files from that app can be download in Genymotion Virtual Device, but saving that files [video photo etc] in Genymotion virtual Device is contain to ...
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How do I re-install ubuntu 14.04

I have a Samsung note book. I want to re-install ubuntu on it but I don't have a ubuntulive CD. I have tried sudo apt-get install --reinstall ubuntu-desktop Can you install ubuntu without a live ...
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Multifunction canon MG2520 printer installed scanner not detected

I have been through I can't even remember all the edits. Yet my scanner is not detected. Used all the efforts names and this printer scanner is supported yet there fails to be a comprehensible guide ...
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Is it possible to access a network drive through windows 10 being run on vitualbox?

I'm running Linux mint 17.3 and I have windows 10 installed on virtual box. I can't seemed to locate my synology network drive though the windows 10 o.s.
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KolourPaint, Increase the thickness of the pen tool

is there a way to increase the thickness of the pen tool in kolourpaint? mspaint had Ctrl++ make the pen draw thicker lines. If it's an indirect way, is it possible to assign "Ctrl++" to do the job?
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C program not compile in codeblock [on hold]

I am using codeblocks to write C/C++ programs, but programs are not compiling, how to resolve this? My code: #include <stdio.h> #include <conio.h> main() { printf("Hello ...
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Unable to Preview Laravel

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and tried everything as per this guide : http://tecadmin.net/install-laravel-framework-on-ubuntu/ I now have Laravel installed but cannot preview it when typing ...
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Program has no access to files after running chmod 777 -R

I transferred some Minecraft server files from one server to another, both running Multicraft control panel. I didn't have permissions to run the new server files from the second server, so I used: ...
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How to install i915_bo driver in Linux Mint [on hold]

the chosen answer in this post mentions the installation of the i915_bo driver: http://askubuntu.com/a/715006/40540 I have the same OS (Linux Mint 17.3), but I'm running the i915 driver. Can someone ...
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How to convert Unicode font to Kruti Dev font in linux?

I want to convert Unicode font into Kruti Dev 010 .ttf type font in Linux. Many online converter websites are available, but some times I want quickly convert font when Internet connection is not ...
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replace a string by variable in a file using bash script

through bash script, I am trying to find a value-number- from a text in a file, then make a new variable then replace it with a string in that file for example. in a file in /root/test.txt , i have a ...
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Can't install Playonlinux on ubuntu [duplicate]

I am a newbie at this kind of stuff, but I am getting a dependency error when I tried to install playonlinux. I have Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS trusty... sudo apt-get install playonlinux Reading package ...
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New hard drive, Ubuntu 14.04 installation failing

hope I can find some help here. I am a complete n00b, so please tell me if I am not making sense or am leaving out vital info. I have an HP Pavilion 15 n271sa. The original hard drive failed the ...
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Execute a program in guest session

I downloaded Spriter for Linux 64bit then move it to usr/share/ and extract it. There is a file in extracted directory that is executable and can run by context menu >> run. I want to enable ...
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Mariadb Plugin 'unix socket' is not loaded

After installing Mariadb on Ubuntu 15.10 I was unable to use mysql. The following error was reported: Plugin 'unix socket' is not loaded. It seems that plugin table in the mysql db was empty. Why ...
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Sony Vaio Ubuntu installation won't boot afterwards

It may seem like a duplicate question, but it's not. I have a Sony Vaio that I installed Ubuntu 15.10 It was not a dual boot. During installation, I picked "erase everything and install ubuntu". ...
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Give web sever directory full permission

I managed to change DocumentRoot directory form /var/www to /home/user/www and working fine except the problem that I can not copy/paste or even delete any file without root access. Since I use SASS ...
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cant install whatsapp after making successful transaction Please help

I made the payment, after that when I click on install it says "installing" but doesn't really download and install the whatsapp application .I am using ubuntu 14.04 LTS .If this problem can be solved ...
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Plantronics Gamecom 780 will not play sound

I am a extreme noob to linux, so excuse me if the answer to this question is super simple. I have tried changing the sound card in audio mixer to Playback: Plantronics GameCom 780 Analog Stereo, no ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 not complete

The download apparently did not complete. I saw this message in a list of downloads when I recently openned it up. '[Failed] to start load Kernal Modules'. Is this a fatal flaw? What does it ...
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unable to wake up after suspend

I have HP Spectre 360 and i just installed Ubuntu 15.10. I am unable to wake up (once I open the lid its completely dark) once its suspended (close the lid). In power options it set to be ...
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Please I am new to ubuntu 14.04 and i can't adjust my screen brightness

Please I am new to ubuntu 14.04 and i can't adjust my screen brightness. I'm using HP Pro book-450-G2. but i dual boot the ubuntu with windows 10 and my brightness can be adjusted in windows 10.
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Difference between VGA compatible controller and 3D controller

Why is it that I don't see my NVIDIA graphic adapter under VGA compatible controller but under 3D controller when I use lspci -vnn? What's the difference between the two and under which section should ...
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portforwarding unable to connect to postgresql

I have postgresql listening on 5432, I have port forwarding on my verizon router set to send any requests for port 5432 to my THinkServer IP address. I have the exact same settings in the router set ...

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