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Strictly, the directory: / is the "root" directory of all directories. That includes all sub- directories, so includes your home directory as well. You need additional privileges for all directories outside ~ (your homedirectory), so either you need to: be member of a specific group (e.g. to share files or directories), or, more drastically, you need sudo ...


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You can find a compressed folder with all of the Ubuntu 15.04 wallpapers here.


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Quoted from http://linuxg.net/how-to-install-wikidpad-2-2-on-ubuntu-linux-mint-pinguy-os-and-elementary-os/ Install WikidPad 2.2 on Ubuntu 14.04 wget -q -O - http://archive.getdeb.net/getdeb-archive.key | sudo apt-key add - sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu trusty-getdeb apps" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list' sudo ...


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There is no PPA and the package is not available via the standard repositories. By I think, you can trust GetDeb. From time to time the site is down, but otherwise there are no problems. Install the GetDeb repository: cd wget http://archive.getdeb.net/install_deb/getdeb-repository_0.1-1~getdeb1_all.deb sudo dpkg -I getdeb-repository_0.1-1~getdeb1_all.deb ...


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When you download a .deb package and want to run it with dpkg installer like: sudo dpkg -i exagear-guest-ubuntu-1204lts_9_all.deb You have to show it the correct way where is it? For example in Dowloads folder, then: sudo dpkg -i ~/Downloads/exagear-guest-ubuntu-1204lts_9_all.deb or complete path will look like: sudo dpkg -i ...


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Try to install it using the command line not the Software Center. sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.28-100309~Ubuntu~raring_i386.deb This would replace the old version without destroying your configurations and old machines.


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A better solution would be to add the oracle virtualbox ppa as described here Add the following line to your /etc/apt/sources.list: deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian vivid contrib (or even better to a new .list file in /etc/apt/sources.list.d) The Oracle public key for apt-secure can be downloaded here. You can add this key with sudo ...


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I used apt-cache depends package to get all required packages in any case if the are already installed on system or not. So it will work always correct. Because the command apt-cache works different, depending on language, you have to try this command on your system and adapt the command. apt-cache depends yourpackage On an englisch system you get: $ ...



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