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Are sd cards infected automatically in ubuntu?

In windows if there's a virus on your PC it will most probably AUTOMATICALLY infect a connected sd card. What happens in that case in Ubuntu?
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openstack autopilot is failing

I'm trying autopilot test drive with vms(vmware). No matter how many times I tried, it is failing to deploy openstack service activities like keystone, nova, glance... And finally, it is hanging on ...
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LibreOffice, GTK3, and Lubuntu 14.04 LTS

OS: Lubuntu 14.04.3 LTS fully updated Kernel: 3.13.0-77-generic I've just installed LibreOffice Version: 5.0.4.2, Build ID: 1:5.0.4~rc2-0ubuntu1~trusty1 like this: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Make vim version 7 edit xml files

I'm using old linux an vim version 7.1.314. I would like to edit eclipse .cproject file that build using XML syntax. Currently vim shows not colored information. I found vim plugin that I hope wil ...
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Cloning full-disc-encrypted system unencryptedly onto new disc

Essentially, I'm following this answer to clone the unencrypted content of a system with full-disc encryption to a new (smaller) SSD, from a live stick. I thought that would just consist of mapping ...
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Samba bug, need help running a command at boot to fix it

I have this bug in the latest samba available in the ubuntu 15.10 repos: https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=11647 As Sylvain Pasche says, you can work around it by doing the following: ...
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Installing nodejs on linux

Which is a better way to install nodejs? There are 2 methods that I know of. If there are any more that are better, please also let me know. Here is the first one: sudo apt-get install nodejs The ...
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Logout XFCE via Cron fails with “Could not get owner of name”

I am currently trying to make Xubuntu logout when the user is idle for 2 mins. However this doesn't work. I use the command xfce4-session-logout --logout which works perfectly from the command line, ...
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ubuntu gnome - grid shortcut not working

I'm on Ubuntu 15.10 and on the proprietary nvidia drivers on a dual-monitor setup, currently running the default gnome 3.16 installed via the ubuntu-gnome-desktop meta package. I am able to snap ...
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Can't execute Remarkable markdown editor Ubuntu 15.10 gnome

I tried to download and install Remarkable using the .deb from their website via software centre. Each time it crashes when I attempt to execute it. This is the result from terminal: ...
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nagios plugin to check cpu usage in my server

check_CPU Plug-In I need Plug-In for nagios3 to check CPU usage in Ubuntu. I don't found any Plug-In for that
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Sublime Text not showing in Nautilus “open with” menu

I am running Ubuntu 15.10. My /usr/share/applications/sublime_text.desktop contains the following: [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Type=Application Name=Sublime Text GenericName=Text Editor ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 blank desktop after login

I know this question has already been asked so many times . I have followed everything as suggested in similar question asked here. Like reinstall ubuntu desktop , unity etc . But none of them worked ...
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(Just started using Ubuntu) Can't connect to Internet even with Ethernet plugged in

Booted up my desktop using a USB that had Ubuntu installed. Even though I have Ethernet plugged into my motherboard and my wireless card installed. I still can't connect to the network. I think the ...
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GRUB could not be installed on 14.04.03 server

I ve got some problems with installing latest 14.04.3 The bug is described here. After using mdadm to create software raid5 (3 HDD) partition, the GRUB refuses to install. Updating the update-grub ...
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How to use IWCONFIG to set my wireless power management timeout/profile

IDK what can be done but I read the man page on the command line and it has some configurations for power management. What I would like is to set the wireless to turn off/disconnect after 1 or 2 hours ...
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GRUB only shows Windows 8 loader option, clicking on it brings back the GRUB menu

I think I've overwritten Windows boot loader with GRUB. My question is how to configure GRUB so that it starts listing my Windows 8 installation. Following is the content of the boot-repair ...
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Problem with libqt5core5 -vs- ..5a

Trying to install the sync client from cloudme (seeing as copy.com is closing) It requires libqt5core5. Ubuntu provides only libqt5core5a. How to point cloudme-sync towards ubuntu's version of the ...
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BackupPC error: Wrong user: my userid is 123, instead of 0(root)

This started when the OS was upgraded from Ubuntu 10.04 to 14.04 Which subsequently upgraded Apache from 2.2 to 2.4 I found a similar post but it appears my setup is more complicated. When I look at ...
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Bit Rate Viewer Alternative

I am trying to find software that can monitor bit rate. I would use Bit Rate Viewer, but it is only for Windows. So is there an alternative available in Ubuntu? I want something that will give a ...
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command-line: line 0: Bad configuration option: PermitLocalCommand

I am getting error in Ubuntu command-line: line 0: Bad configuration option: PermitLocalCommand while try to copy file from one system to other. I am Using command : scp testfile.txt ...
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How to recover Authentication password

Need help with finding password or changing Authentication password.
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Unable to start a cron task as root

I use a program to check raid status. The command is megaclisas-status. Here is the issue : Has user /usr/sbin/megaclisas-status return : This script requires Administrator privs => OK Has root ...
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problems with nvidia settings

I'm running Ubuntu 15.10 on my Lenovo Z510. I've installed the NVidia drivers 352.63. Now when I open my NVidia X-server settings, and I click on advanced settings, nothing happens and no more options ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Cannot Login

I can't login on Ubuntu 14.04. After I type my password, only the wallpaper appears for about 15 seconds as shown in the picture, then is followed by a black screen for a couple seconds and the login ...
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geany wont open files accross the network

This used to work, and now it doesn't. I have a sftp connection to another machine, where I open the folder and browse with caja, the file I would like to open. I right click, and select open with ...
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connect to server crashes mate-panel

I've experienced this several times on all the computers I have, running Ubuntu mate.I have a networked folder, and I want to edit some files, when I goto load the networked folder, the panel stops ...
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Eduroam Connects but there is no Internet

So my problem is the following: I'm able to connect to Eduroam in my university (Radboud in the Netherlands) but I have no internet what so ever and I don't get ping replies from anything else besides ...
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using adduser instead of useradd

I have this command : sudo useradd --gid storm --home-dir /home/ storm --create-home --shell /bin/bash storm I want to use adduser instead of useradd and this is what I tried : sudo adduser -g ...
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DNS not resolving under Wine in 15.10

I am trying to install Metatrader under Wine. The program setup continually requests proxy settings. My broker tells me this shouldn't happen, and is a problem on my end. Here is what I have tried to ...
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No internet access

I am using ubuntu 15.04 on a Dell inspiron 5521. For several days I have not been able to connect to the internet. My wireless network is connected but when I went to open firefox it shows: server ...
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Limit SFTP user access to specified directory but let the user read, write and execute within that folder

Here are my requirements: Allow access to an SFTP user to a particular folder And then let that user read/write/execute within that folder, but that user should not be able to go outside that ...
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Download Lingot

I found an app on the Ubuntu Software Center, and installed it. Now I see that to re-install the app I can either download from Ubuntu Universe, or via this website using Ubuntu Software Center, but ...
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How to uninstall specific versions of Postgres?

On Ubuntu 14.04 I have done this to get the latest postgres: sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt/ $(lsb_release -cs)-pgdg main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/pgdg.list' wget ...
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Failed to load NVIDIA drivers

I have an NVIDIA NVS 5200, and my machine is running Ubuntu 15.10. I am trying to access a software that is currently installed on a server. In order to get the window of the software, I am using the ...
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Laptop goes to sleep if i close the lid during startup?

I just discovered something weird today. On my system running Ubuntu 15.10, I have set that closing the lid doesn't put my laptop to sleep. But if I close the lid while my pc is starting up or ...
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Gimp does not open on Ubuntu 14.04

How to open gimp , i have installed gimp on ubuntu 14.04 from the software center but when i click the icon nothing happens , then i typed gimp on the terminal and i get the following message ...
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wifi for ubuntu 15.10

After installing ubuntu 15.10 i am not getting access for wifi
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Touchpad Issue with Samsung Ultrabook PX900X4C-A07US

I have a slight issue with my touchpad and of course Samsung didn't develop any drivers for Linux. It works great when I turn on the laptop. I have full functionality when it has been on for 20 ...
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Desktop envivornment switching from unity to gnome resulted in blank background with side panel

I tried to switch from unity desktop envivornment to gnome using the following commands sudo apt-get install gnome-shell sudo apt-get install ubuntu-gnome-desktop And the result is a blank ...
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Viber desktop not showing some contract's profile image

When I open Viber on my mobile, I see that all those contacts have profile image. However, when I open it in Viber desktop, I see something like this I tried to find some kind of a refresh command, ...
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Acidentally used gzip -r and now individual files in many sublevels are zipped [duplicate]

I tried to use the gzip command on my public_html folder, and I've landed in a pretty big mess. Exact command I used: gzip -r /home/account/www/ Now, in many sub-levels I have individually ...
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How to install QGIS server?

I am trying to install QGIS Server following this link. But I am faced with the following output: I cannot figure out how to continue from here. Please help
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Can't update Ubuntu Phone (Meizu MX4)

My friend's Ubuntu Meizu MX4 Phone has one of the earliest Ubuntu Phone 15.04, and whenever I try to update it, I get the same error. . I can download the new image with no problem, and I can ...
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How to enable suspend using cron

I am using i3 as a windows manager, and battery low detection goes by the wayside... I sometimes find my PC drained and dead after leaving it to do some work. I found a couple of good battery low ...
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Build hybris code on ubuntu

I receiving below error while building hybris code on ubuntu. earlier I was able to build same code on ubuntu machine but i have created newly machine i m not able to build code due to below error. ...
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Desktop went to sleep during release upgrade

Every post I see here is either a laptop, or somebody who restarted their computer whilst asleep mid-upgrade. My case is neither. So I started a release upgrade from 14.04 to 15.10, some 10 hours ...
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Completely different output coming up! [on hold]

int main() { int metre; printf("metre"); int km; printf(" km "); for(metre=1;metre<1001;metre++) km=metre/1000; printf("%d",metre); ...
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How to avoid apt-get -y dist-upgrade being interactive with waagent?

I have an Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS created in Azure Cloud. I create it from a Jenkins powershell build that: 1. Create VM in Azure 2. Execute some remote SSH commands (among them apt-get dist-upgrade) 3. ...
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Flight mode always ON, wificard hardblocked

first of all i don't know english very well, so i'm sorry if i'll write something wrong. Furthermore i'm a novice in the linux world :S I'm having some problem with wifi after the installation of ...

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