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snap applications (kde) have no icons in the menu's

I'm using Xbuntu 18.04.1 LTS and when I start the snap applications, they all work fine. But I've noticed only the KDE ones don't have any icons within the applications. The error I get is: Qt: ...
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ubuntu mate 18.04 | window border themes do not work

i'm using the compiz window manager and i have tried to change themes which change the window borders, but they do not appear to work. how can i fix that? Here is a picture which shows that i enabled ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 login loop after installing flatpak

Recently, I saw a new way to install the latest version of gimp is using an terminal application named flatpak, installed it, been able to start and use the gimp to the point that i decided to restart ...
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terminal message on opening “conda: command not found”

I have successfully uninstalled anaconda from ubantu 18.04 but now when I open terminal it shows the message conda: command not found bash: /home/muddy/anaconda3/etc/profile.d/conda.sh:...
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How do modify launchers? I want to execute bash shell scripts and perhaps blender and mugen fullscreen

Trying to run blender w/o graphics card other than mobo. I wanted to edit the launcher so that I can see debug messages but the terminal screen closes and this question doesnt really help me. Also I ...
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Uninstalled snap applications still appear in Show Applications?

Please notice the Skype and Telegram applications on the screenshot. (the empty icons that have the text below). They are both snap applications and I uninstalled them both. How can I clear those ...
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How to build own linux distro look like ubuntu and deepin os

how to make own OS like Ubuntu and Deepen what we learn firstly please any body tell me how to build own Distro / os.
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18.10 froozen after install on Xiami Mi Notebook Pro

https://www.notebookcheck.net/Xiaomi-Mi-Notebook-Pro-i7-8550U-Laptop-Review.282620.0.html here is the spec of my laptop. I have been running it with 16.04, 17.10 and 18.04 all ok. I decided to wiped ...
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How to resolve slow bootup and error loop messages while booting

enter image description here I just installed Ubuntu 1604 on my PC but keep seeing this error message which keeps looping over and takes a longer time to boot while booting up my PC..What can i do ...
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Rsync and ownership/permissions

Now I have a question... I am creating a backup of my entire owncloud data directory but when I check the result, the ownership and permissions are not the same. What am I doing wrong? sudo rsync -...
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What causes “PKCS#7 signature not signed with a trusted key”

I installed the nvidia-driver-410 package from the graphics-drivers ppa. I could not boot, with the following message repeated a few times: PKCS#7 signature not signed with a trusted key It looked ...
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Fingerprint not working in 18.10

I've dell 3648. I upgraded from 18.4.1 to 18.10 and the fingerprint doesn't work at all though I'm successfully able to register my fingerprints but not able to use it to log in. I'm still using my ...
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Limiting file/folder's name to a single line

I am using ubuntu 18.10. All files/folders names are displayed in three rows as shown in image. Is there a way to display those names in a single row. Picture Like for the first song it is displayed ...
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Dual boot. Windows about to expire!

So basically I had a dual boot laptop, with Ubuntu 18.04 and Windows 10 Pro. So I had the Windows download from another source, I thought it was activated, but it's not. So now it's gonna be expired ...
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Dual monitors, main is TV, native Video on Asus Prime Z370-A disconnecting

Aloha, I have a dual monitor system with a Samsung TV for the main monitor. System doesn't often recognize the TV at boot. Momentarily unplugging it sometimes fixes that. Once it works it stays ...
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Command Line arguments in c++

I wrote a c++ program. When the execution of that program, I should pass a string to that program. I executed my program as like below, ./sample "ball!28sweetDecay" When I run this program, I got ...
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Problems setting up claws mail on Xubuntu 16.04.5 LTS

I'm attempting to replace Thunderbird as my mail client and claws-mail seems to be a good fit for my needs, but I'm having problems setting it up and the documentation, while good in general, has a ...
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Desktop is visible after suspend

After upgrade to Ubuntu 18.10 I have noticed a strange behavior. When I close the lid on my notebook, it goes in to suspend, as expected. But, when I am returning from suspend the desktop is visible, ...
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Two GPU's Freeze Issue Nvidia/AMD

I have two GPU's installed in my system, I want to use a GT 710 for the Ubuntu host OS and an R9 390 to passthrough a Windows VM. I blacklisted the R9 390 and I have no driver installed for that card. ...
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Recently did some unusual dist upgrade and now my networking doesn't work

So I did check that my devices are registered both ethernet and wifi usb adapter lpci/lsusb they show up when I check ifup or ifconfig I get no devices, ping fails I am currently using i3-wm I tried ...
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how do I find the image with the largest dimension in a group of image

lets say theres 50 images, and I want to know which one has the biggest width. Which commands should i use?
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Vanilla Gnome Missing Edit Connections in Network Settings

So I installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu Server 18.10 and then installed all the necessary packages for a vanilla install of Gnome as pictured below. I have an internet connection and everything, but ...
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I got “SUDO” crash after trying to install “Etcher” [duplicate]

Yesterday I tried to install Etcher via CL, it gave me blank screen.. when I tried to use the sudo apt; it gave me this message [E:Type 'sudo' is not known on line 1 in source list /etc/apt/sources....
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Unable to follow “Kernel/BuildYourOwnKernel”

I am ultimately trying to replace xhci_hcd with ehci_hcd since I think it may be causing a start up problem. In order to do so, I need to be able to recompile the kernel apparently. So I tried looking ...
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Remove KDE Plasma tooltips

Simple question here. Does anybody know how to remove those tooltips Plasma shows every time you hover a button? Like this one:
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“while scanning your repository information no entry about artful” during LTS

Having trouble upgrading from 16.04 LTS to 18.04.1 LTS. Getting this error during the process "while scanning your repository information no entry about artful" Sources.list root@nc:~# cat /etc/...
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emacs-lucid for emacs-25.3+ and and emacs26.x

Is there an emacs-lucid for emacs versions beyond 25.2, possibly in a PPA? If not will there be one in the future?
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Dual boot with Win 10?

Have they ever found a way to get Ubuntu or any Linux distro to dual boot with Windows 10 ? I have used Linux for many years, always dual boot for issues such as drivers and programs for 3rd party ...
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How do I create the command for a custom key to output specified text?

I want to use keyboard combination Alt-E to write my email address, rather than have to type it out all the time. I know how to create a custom key in unity-control-center Keyboard Shortcuts Custom ...
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Ubuntu [18.04] boot slow ~ 1 minute to boot

I recently switched from Ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04 and suddenly noticed an increase in the boot time. Following is the output of systemd-analyze blame: 23.433s plymouth-quit-wait.service 20.335s ...
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How do I disable the touchpad while typing (Ubuntu 18.04)?

I asked this a year ago, with the new (awful) upgrade 18.04 upgrade, the fix got removed and reapplying it doesn't work. I have a laptop, and while typing, my palm touches the touchpad, which makes ...
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how to use gdbus to set an IP address

I'm researching how to change IP addresses (and DHCP settings) from a workstation app I'm writing which is why I need/want to use dbus for this purpose. It's complicated! So I'm trying to learn by ...
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How to concatenate foreach loop with **switch-case**

I have a array with a few string values, and I correctly can out it in console: for element in "${answers[@]}" do echo $element done out: 1 2 5 But I need do some command for each ...
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How do you make, A Ubuntu app [on hold]

I want to make an App for Ubuntu, my only problem(s) are that sudo apt-get install quickly does not work and I do not know how to install python. I am using Ubuntu 17.10 on an USB Stick. (This is ...
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How to download quickbooks with Wine

I just installed Wine and I am trying to get Quickbooks Pro 2019 installed. But I can't figure out Wine and how to use it. This will be our accounting software for quite a while. Ubuntu with the ...
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How do a mount a NAS (WD, MyBookLive) so i can add media to a plex server?

How do i add/mount my exsisting NAS drive (WD,MybookLive) so that i can add the folder to my plex server? As i understand it (and this is day1 of me using Linix) i have to add a line in fstab to ...
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No user input on previewing a file that has no installed handler

I'm using the included filesystem browser, hitting the SPACE bar will give a preview of a selected file. If the selected file has no handler there is a popup saying "Additional Package Required", the ...
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Missing pci lib directories

When I list bus/pci/devices I noticed I have a bunch of them towards the end that are missing lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 0 Oct 19 12:42 0000:00:16.3 -> ../../../devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:16.3 ...
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Network Printer - Connect and Install Driver for Toshiba e-Studio3505AC

I am trying to connect to a network printer that is a Toshiba e-Studio3505AC. At first I tried doing it through System Settings > Printers > Add > Network Printer > Find Network Printer. I ...
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How to color only one type of character in a text using terminal?

I want to color only the symbol & in a text file named test.txt
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Is the only way to add a quicklaunch in LXQt by mouse?

I try to add a quicklaunch item to the panel in Lubuntu 18.10. This seems only to work with drag and drop from the start menu and not via a menu for the panel setting.
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No access with notepadqq on /opt/lampp/htdocs

I'm new to Ubuntu and already have my first problem I just cant understand. I've set chmod 777 on /opt/lampp/htdocs (also set me as owner). When I open index.php, which is located in the htdocs ...
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What is the difference in cifs.mount between (L)ubuntu 16.04 and 18.04?

Since upgrading I have issues with my samba share. Lubuntu will fail to copy files from a special filesystem called mp3fs that is mounted on the share and which is transfering FLAC (and others) to MP3 ...
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How to correct apparently corrupt graphics (e.g. tabs missing)? [Intel Corporation Mobile 945GM/GMS, 943/940GML Express Integrated…]

Please see the following image for an example how my graphics appear corrupted; in this case, no tabs in the Software & Updates settings window: a screenshot of a settings window where the tabs ...
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early 2015 macbook pro with 18.04 powering off randomly when not plugged in

Good day, the issue I"m having is that when my early 2015 macbook pro with Ubuntu 18.04 installed on it is unplugged, even when the batter is >90% full, it randomly and suddenly will power off. It ...
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installing bluesnarfer to xubuntu 16.04

I'm new to xubuntu and I don't know how to install bluesnarfer in xubuntu. I'm not also familiar with .tar file installation
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Using dnsmasq broke dig and more

I am trying to set up dnsmasq as an address resolver on an Ubuntu 18.10. So far I disabled systemd-resolved as the default resolver and brought dnsmasq in. Running netstat -tulpn shows the following: ...
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Pidgin show panel icon in Ubuntu 18.4 GNOME 3.2

Ubuntu 18.4 GNOME 3.2 When I click on Pidgin messenger icon it runs in background. But is no any indicators to see it connected or not, what is my current status.. Some solution to add icon into panel ...
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touchpad issue ver 18.4 Gnome Tweaks didn't help

I upgraded to 18.4. Now my touch pad seem hyper sensitive and I can't get the right click function back and I really really don't like that inane apple pad 2-finger thing. I installed Gnome Tweak ...
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W: Target package multiple times Ubuntu 18.04

I got these after i run sudo apt update Here's the complete list: rice@EverRed:~$ sudo apt update Get:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease [242 kB] Get:2 http://security.ubuntu....

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