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Terminal wont respond ubuntu 14 LTS

I am currently trying Ubuntu 14 its out, and I was about to try commands in terminal sudo apt-get updates then it ask me for my password but I cannot type any letter, I was wondering if I could get ...
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How to install sumo on Ubuntu 14.04(Trusty Tahr)?

I get the following error when trying to install sumo on Ubuntu 14.04(Trusty Tahr): sumo : Depends: libgdal1 (>= 1.8.0) but it is not installable I also tried to install the package via synaptic ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 won't confirm superuser password on desktop

Please help, my Ubuntu 14.04 won confirm my password when I open programs that require it although I can enter it at start up without any problems. Also I can no longer use my number pad(num lock) on ...
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Openshot will not open

I have been working on a project and it randomly keep closing, and stalling and what not. Now I can't open it. it just starts then goes gray and never opens.
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What is VoIP? How do they work?

What is VoIP?How do they work ? What is the bandwidth minimum that most experts recommend for good VoIP call signal quality?
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New Build - no Internet connection

Just built a new computer: Graphics: GTX 970 CPU: i5 4690K HSF: Mugen 4 Motherboard: Z97 Pro RAM: 8 GB Crucial Ballistix SSD: SanDisk 240GB (All from the 'Outstanding' tier of ...
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Hibernation Won't Work 14.04

(I have a similar problem to Laptop won't "hibernate" then "thaw") Hi I have a Toshiba Satellite Pro S500, with windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 in dual boot. I would like Ubuntu ...
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How get Epson GT-7000 scanner working with Adaptec PCI SCSI adapter?

Epson GT-7000 Scanner, Adaptec AVA-2902E SCSI Card. Simple Scan says "No Scanners detected". Most of my config seems to look like the help files say it should. But there are no sane libraries where ...
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Reinstall Ubuntu button missing

I remember once upon a time reinstalling Ubuntu and keeping my personal files using the live CD. Now I'm trying to do this again because my installation has become corrupted, but the installation CD ...
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Change resolution while program is running

There are some applications (mainly java based) that don't follow the global 2x scale I set in the screen-settings. So these apps are really tiny on my high DPI screen with 3200x1800px. How can I get ...
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can i build ubuntu package without an upstream tar ball using bzr?

I don't want to tar ball my C++ source. I think a good Makefile is sufficient to build an ubuntu package. Can't I bzr dh-make with out making a tar.gz of my source code. My problem is that I ...
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Will Editing HOSTS file in Ubuntu Improve my Network Security?

I have been testing during the past days 2 different ways of editing the hosts file in Ubuntu for the purpose of blocking webpages and domains tracking my computer (protecting myself from tracking ...
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How to run win themes?

I was adding win themes to my Ubuntu but after I enter the commands below sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/themes sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install win-themes sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Fn hotkeys not working correctly

Most of my Fn hotkeys don't work or work and do things I don't want. The change display one changes resolution and crashes unity; The Brightness / Volume are working but also alter one another at the ...
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Decrypt encrypted /username folder - Ubuntu 14.04

Even if it seems that my question has been made before in many other threads i have to say that none of the answers i found worked for me, most of them refer to older versions of Ubuntu, or maybe i ...
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Bluetooth does not work in ubuntu 14.04 lts

I have got rid of Windows and installed Ubuntu instead. But Bluetooth does not connect to my android phone. Wi-Fi hotspot can also not be created as it shows no access point. I installed Bluetooth ...
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MediaTomb enable/show up subtitles?

How to make subtitles(sub, srt) to show up on video streamed by MediaTomb to Panasonic TV?
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Installation Question

I purchased and installed the14.04 LTS CD on my Dell Latitude D610. Installation appears to have been successful. When booting up, I receive the choice to strike the F1 key to continue, or the F2 ...
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How to create guest account in Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS

There isn't an option for a guest account at logon screen. I can create a user with limited access but I want any saved data or changed settings be removed/reset at logout.
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How can I change the KDE lockscreen?

I want gdm, lightdm, something--anything--other than the default one in KDE. I'm not talking about the login manager or anything, that I have set to gdm. I'm talking about the lock screen with the ...
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$16 package software download [on hold]

**strI download a package for $16.00 and I have lost it. Need to redownload it. I don't remember the name of software, but it involved about 6 parts
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permission denied access php5 folder

I wanted to access files php5 folder on \var\lib\php5, but I got permission denied. I use Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Is it Ubuntu lock the permission for the folder and need root access? Your help and ...
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Trouble with USB ADSL Modem

I have a "Symphony SY 5210S" modem with "Conexant" chipset. I use linux Mint 17 on my PC and modem is connected to PC with USB cable. When I login to the OS (modem is ON and all lights are GREEN), ...
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How to dual boot ubuntu with xp?

This is probably a dupe, I know don't hurt me :p...but how do I dual boot ubuntu and xp but install windows xp after ubuntu? I can't exactly install xp first as I have a ton in my ubuntu install and ...
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installing i8kutils stops loud fan noise

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 desktop on a Dell 5521 laptop. When I install i8kutils, fan noise stops suddenly without doing any configuration. When I check with i8kfan command, output is -1 0. When I want ...
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very slow and unstable wifi connection ubuntu 14.04

I am new totally new to Ubuntu ... I just installed it 2 days ago , and my internet speed is very slow and connection is very unstable , I already checked if the problem is from my internet and it is ...
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After i installed Ubuntu, my windows 8 do not appear on boot

I have a laptop which came with windows 8 pre-installed i updated it to 8.1, so i tried to install Ubuntu alongside with windows, but now i only can access Ubuntu, windows do not appear on dual boot. ...
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terminal is not opening by using shortcut and UI is crashed

Unfortunately i uninstalled unity plug-in due to unstallation of compiz and terminal is not opening even by using shortcut keys. please help me. i am all destroyed right now.
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EOG (Eye of GNOME) doesn't re-summon itself

I keep noticing something rather annoying about the EOG image viewer on Ubuntu 14.04. I am not sure if this is a "bug" or if I am simply not doing something right. If you open an image, open another ...
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Disable NVidia GPU Ubuntu 14.04

I'have searched around for a solution on how to disable my Nvidia GPU 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GK107M [GeForce GT 640M LE] (rev ff) (Using lspci command) I have ...
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Weird Problems I've Been Having With Ubuntu

(Sorry about the vague title, wasn't sure what to put) So, I've been having several issues with Ubuntu on my computer. First off, it's been running unusually slow ever since I installed Ubuntu; the ...
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Ubuntu doesn't see harddrives

I am trying to dual boot with windows 7. When I go to install ubuntu after partitioning it doesn't see the hard drive. I have checked fdisk and gparted and it also doesn't show up there. Any ...
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How to hide .html file extension from url [on hold]

What should I do to remove the html extension from my url. My url is look like www.design23223.com/work.html but I want this as following www.design23223.com/work Please help me to solve ...
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Desktop wallpaper is reset whenever I update my system?

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and whenever I run $ apt-get upgrade in my Terminal, other users on the system complain their desktop wallpaper is reset to the default Ubuntu 14.04 wallpaper. I haven't ...
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brightness reset to maximum after restart in SONY-VAIO

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 recently.But the brightness was not changing.So i tried these method as asked in a previous question.After trying all methods mentioned by Web-E I was able to change ...
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Can anyone make gimp-android-xdpi work in Gimp 2.8.10?

I've installed the Gimp script from https://github.com/ncornette/gimp-android-xdpi following their instructions. However, after restarting the Gimp, I cannot find it in the Filters menu. I am using ...
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Why doesn't Match* work in xorg.conf?

MatchProduct, MatchDevicePath, MatchIsPointer...these arent recognized despite being in the man files. I'm using 14.04 x64 and X fails to load if I use those entries.
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How to cd to $RECYCLE.BIN?

I made a dualboot between Windows 8.1 and Lubuntu 14.04. I tried access the Lubuntu files with a ext2/3/4 driver for Windows. But when I went back for Lubuntu, there are in / a folder named ...
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Unable to delete file

I am unable to delete file: sudo rm /usr/local/bin/Katy Perry - Dark Horse (Official) ft. Juicy J-0KSOMA3QBU0.mp4.part It is showing an error: bash: syntax error near unexpected token `(' How to ...
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How to view media on a laptop on the same network, both running Ubuntu 14.04?

Sounds simple and probably is but here we go; I have a laptop and a Desktop PC both with Ubuntu 14.04 on them (The desktop has windows 7 too but I don't think that's relevant?) Anyway, when I click ...
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how can I get wifi in Kali Linux [on hold]

After install dkms some errors are occuring: Unpacking replacement wireless-bcm43142-dkms ... Setting up wireless-bcm43142-dkms (6.20.55.19-1) ... Loading new wireless-bcm43142-6.20.55.19 DKMS ...
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Only display a range of entries from the bash history

Is it possible to set a fixed number for the "history" command to only show a certain amount of history items like 100, instead of everything from the beginning of time?
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Cyborg R.A.T. 9 - mouse clicks not working after login

I am running Ubuntu 14.10 x64 and I have the Cyborg R.A.T. 9 wireless mouse. Every time I turn on the computer and login I can move the mouse around, but clicking on anything other than the icons in ...
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Current Working directory

How do you change your prompt variable to display the current working directory (pwd), meaning so that when a directory is changed the prompt also changes to reflect the current directory you are in
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what WiFi drivers are running in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

hi i want to know what Linux WIFI drivers are running on my computer right now is there a way to do this in the terminal? thank you for your help!
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Firefox not responding after every search

I am a brand new user running 14.04 on a partitioned hard drive. So far I have had nothing but issues with it. This particular issue occurs when I open Firefox. The browser opens fine but once I ...
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making an APK in ubuntu

by running following command : ./build.py --package org.hello.world --name "Hello world" --version 1.0 --dir /home/kajal/utils/kivy/exa debug installd i got following error of too long name... ...
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Folders permutation in real time

Due to small space left in the disk i want to interchange two folders location in two different partition in the same time. I think that when moving a file Ubuntu leave a copy until the hole process ...
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mythbuntu network manager wlan problem

I cannot get network manager on Mythbuntu 14.04 to use the (active) WLAN connection while the ethernet cable is plugged in. I have to unplug it for the system to fall back to wlan Is there a way to ...
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Which file on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS contains Skype credentials?

I'm using Ubuntu Linux 12.04 LTS. I've also installed Skype 4.3 for Linux on my machine. But I've forgotten my credentials. If I could get my credentials(i.e. my Skype Username and Password) from some ...

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