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Why does my Ubuntu look like a terminal and not like the nice-looking UI that I am expecting? [duplicate]

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Give multiple users transparent ownership of directory and contents

7 votes
2 answers
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Should I put functions in .bashrc, .bash_aliases or .profile

9 votes
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tput does not try /dev/tty (?)

6 votes
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Firefox on Ubuntu 22.04 is garbled on HP laptop

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Search for a "string" or "String with Spaces" recursively that may be a file- or directory-name or a text inside a file

7 votes
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How to submit a bug report to Ubuntu about Raspberry Pi5 fan speed? [closed]

6 votes
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App center does not open .deb packages

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2 answers
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touch -t errors on last Sundays of March

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Systemd does not see external drive partition when running ExecStart command

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Meaning of GTK critical stderr message

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I uninstalled my apache2 from Ubuntu, now I am unable to reinstall it

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Clamscan viruses scanning, too many viruses

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How can I properly make a bash prompt with error colors and emoji?

6 votes
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How to move all directories containing e.g. mp3 into another directory?

6 votes
2 answers
603 views

Keyboard shortcut for opening the terminal in the current directory?

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672 views

Using grep to search for line that begins with a variable whose value is a dollar sign

0 votes
1 answer
616 views

How to revive an os after end-of-life

2 votes
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Wine installation error winehq-stable : Dependent: wine-stable (= 9.0.0.0.0~jammy-1)

4 votes
2 answers
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dnsmasq is not logging dns queries

4 votes
1 answer
691 views

sudo: /etc/sudo.conf is group writable

2 votes
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550 views

File removal on power off

2 votes
1 answer
416 views

What will happen after `zip *` executes?

1 vote
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357 views

How to count subfolders containing numbers?

4 votes
1 answer
457 views

Unzip to directory of the same name

3 votes
2 answers
334 views

Center the login screen on Ubuntu 23.10

4 votes
2 answers
392 views

Detect that the workspace has changed

3 votes
1 answer
639 views

Installing Ubuntu 22.04 Desktop into new desktop nvdia computer

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apt update failure: NO_PUBKEY E88979FB9B30ACF2

3 votes
2 answers
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Ubuntu 23.10 - Display color calibration problem

2 votes
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420 views

What grep pattern allows to print only one-word lines?

1 vote
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315 views

Krita does not uninstall from Ubuntu 20.04.6 LTS

4 votes
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400 views

Bulk converting mkv files into mp4 files using only one line of xargs

8 votes
1 answer
382 views

Systemd: DISPLAY, XAUTHORITY variables are not enough to start Graphical dialogue in Wayland

6 votes
1 answer
444 views

X11 session fails to start on arm64 Ubuntu 23.10 on Raspberry Pi 5

-1 votes
2 answers
200 views

Filter RE in grep

3 votes
2 answers
374 views

What is the "-z" file on my system?

4 votes
1 answer
363 views

sudo with tee displays staircase

2 votes
1 answer
211 views

How to make video go forwards and backwards using the mouse scroll wheel in Celluloid video player?

-1 votes
0 answers
816 views

Ubuntu Error on WSL

4 votes
2 answers
218 views

How to handle unused loop partition after removing snap/snapd?

2 votes
1 answer
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How to know which apt repository is slow?

0 votes
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What is status of Raspberry Pi 5 Ubuntu 22.04 Image

0 votes
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614 views

How to install Node JS latest version on Ubuntu 22.04?

4 votes
1 answer
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Kubuntu doesnt' differentiate *.3mf and *.zip files

0 votes
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565 views

Installing Kernel 6.7 on Ubuntu 22.04

2 votes
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Anyone use a bare metal backup solution with ubuntu?


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