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apt-get install: Error: Timeout was reached

Why when using apt-get install I frequently see the error Timeout was reached? v@v-VirtualBox:~$ sudo apt-get install chrony Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Monitor configuration keeps resetting whenever I lock the computer

I have a setup consisting of two 22inch monitors. One runs at 144Hz which is supposed to be my primary and sits on the left of my desk, the other is 60Hz and sits on the right of me on my desk. I have ...
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Reduce GRUB's contdown time on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Can't reduce the countdown time from the default 30 seconds in grub 2.04. I am running a fresh Xubuntu 20.04 LTS, with the addition that I've installed newer kernel images, to get access to my CPU ...
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I've powered off and on my Ubuntu instance on Scaleway and now ping or SSH timeout

I used to connect through SSH into the instance and do my thing. They needed to update the private IP of the instances and I had to just turn off and on the instance in order for that to happen. Once ...
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fresh ubuntu server 20.04 system clock cant synchronize

I'm trying to set System clock synchronized to yes. I constantly see "Timed out waiting for reply from [endpoint:123]" even after a hand full of different endoints. scanlon@ogserver:~$ ...
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How to disconnect bluetooth immediately after a disconnect

I have a PS4 Controller that I'm using to control a robot. When the controller dies, the last command the controller sends persists and continues to move the robot in that direction for about 30 ...
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Screen not turning off after screen timeout in 20.04

I have this problem where the screen doesn't completely turn off and just fades to black with the pointer visible after the set time in GNOME's settings panel. It looks like this: Is there any fix ...
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CUDA timeout in 20.04

I have developed my own code for doing some complex numerical analysis that keeps hitting the CUDA timeout limit and failing. I can run smaller analysis without a problem, but for larger problems I ...
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Laptop suspends too early after uplugging the power cable

I'm having this irritating problem, stated in the title on my Lenovo T14 with Ubuntu 20.04 (but had it also on ASUS Zen and Ubuntu 18.04). I have "Automatic suspend" set to 20 minutes "...
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Grub timeout of 30s cannot be modified or disabled

Running Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS. On boot I get a grub menu with 2 entries (Ubuntu and Advanced) and a timeout of 30s. I want to either disable the timeout, either reduce the time to a few seconds. This is ...
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Dell Latitude E7250 WiFi times out on ubuntu/lubuntu

I have a dell latitude E7250 and have been using lubuntu for almost 2 years and loving it, except for one MAJOR problem, the wifi just hangs and requires restarting (either on the laptop or router/...
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The service “spamd” appears to be down

I keep recieving emails from my Cpanel host with this content The service “spamd” appears to be down. Server server.domain.com Primary IP Address ********** Service Name spamd Service Status ...
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Grum timeout = 0, lost admin password, wanting fresh Ubuntu 20 install

Help! I want to update my Ubuntu 18.04 to the latest version. I forgot my admin password so can't update from the loaded current install. I also am unable to get into the grub menu because I changed ...
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How do I stop the Windows Ubuntu terminal from disconnecting from SSH?

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS to SSH into my Linux machine at work from my Windows computer, but after inactivity (either working on something else for a time, or, more annoyingly, running a command ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 server: turn off screen until I press a key

Installed Ubuntu server on a tablet. But the screen always stays on. Can do a command: echo -ne "\033[9;5]" > /dev/tty1 It does turn it off or at least it then goes to black. If I press ...
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ssh connection problem: unusual behaviour

I'm perplex about this problem with my ssh connection to my ubuntu server (perplex = not an expert, of course): try to connect my iMac this morning as usual (through LAN): not working. times out ...
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Stop an application in bash after a certain amount of time [duplicate]

I am interested in running a bash script which starts an application (in this case VLC), run it for a certain amount of time and then stop it. I can get this application to start just fine, but it ...
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Problem of deploying all-in-one using Kolla tools

Currently, I was building an Ubuntu OS for openstack"rocky" for testing. I use kolla tools all-in-one instead of multinode. I pass all of the prechecks and bootstrap-servers steps, but when I type ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.6 & 19.10, Debian 10: timed out boot; Multi-OSes share swap

I'm experiencing boot errors after a recent install of Multiple OSes. I noticed the long boot times watching the boot loading code go by and getting apparently stuck on a start job that takes 90 ...
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o2micro SD-Card-Reader doesn't work: how to edit *.conf?

I've got Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on a Dell E7250. The o2-micro-SD-card-reader doesn't work after installation so I have to do sudo rmmod sdhci_pci sudo rmmod sdhci sudo modprobe sdhci debug_quirks2="...
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How to extend APT connection timeout?

I would like to extend the length of time that apt waits when downloading packages. Not the initial connection time as discussed in this question, but extend the time it waits to finish. The reason I ...
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Long running rsync script + cron

I have a simple bash script that executes a rsync command to sync a large number of files (4TB+) from a remote server to my local machine. Using crontab -e I have set up a schedule for this script to ...
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Connection timeout on seemingly random clients

I am facing issues hosting an apache2 server on Ubuntu 18.04. Some of my friends get a connection timeout when trying to access it, I myself cannot reproduce this behavior. It doesn't matter if I'm in ...
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Openvpn client doesn't connect

I'm something noobie on linux. Sorry if this question is so basic, but couldn't find a solution anywhere... I have a windows10 host machine with Virtualbox installed. There are two guest machines: ...
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timout settings blank screen don't work

I have since installing 18.04 not been able to get the system to obey my selected timout for blank screen. I set "never" but after 10 minutes inactivity the screen goes blank whatever settings I have ...
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Connecting to Windows NAS devices: WD is accessible, but Buffalo LinkStation is not

Running Ubuntu 18.04.2. I have two NAS devices on my (Windows) workgroup. Ubuntu can connect to one of them (a WD MyCloud) with the SMB protocol smb://mywdshare/share, but the other NAS (Buffalo ...
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timeout between entering username en password to short to enter

When I try to login into my console on Ubuntu Server 18 I have to enter my complete password within a second otherwise several returns are generated and I cannot login. How can I correct this ...
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gdm3 display manager hangs after booting with Ubuntu 18.10

I want to use gdm3 but unfortunately, it does not work. After booting it just completely hangs. boot process stopped after Started GNOME Display Manager It just does not do anything. Installing ...
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Screens turn off and keep turning back on with mouse cursor and black screen (Ubuntu 18.10)

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.10 and only have one issue with screen inactivity. After setting blank screen time (15min) my dual screens turn off for about 5 seconds and then turn back on with a ...
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GRUB alternating between configurations [duplicate]

I've been trying to configure Grub to give a hidden 3 second countdown, and then boot into the default option. What appears to happen is that Grub will alternate randomly between doing just that, and ...
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Checking if an apt proxy exists

I setup an internal apt proxy, that is mostly used by my Docker containers for our development environment. And thus in my Dockerfile I might have: FROM ubuntu RUN echo 'Acquire::http::Proxy "http://...
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Keep sudo open when running script

I have a relatively simple script to run: sudo dosomething1 sudo dosomething2 sudo dosomething3 Now, all these different commands take a while. As those are commands run by sudo I have to provide ...
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Wifi working on band 5 but not 2.4

I have recently installed Ubuntu for the first time ever on an old laptop and it went mostly well. A couple of days ago I dug out another old laptop and installed Ubuntu 16 LTS desktop (32 bit this ...
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Cannot SSH into my Ubuntu 16.04 desktop from Windows, but can from my laptop Ubuntu 16.04

I've recently set up a Ubuntu 16.04 desktop, and installed openSSH. I can access this desktop via SSH from my Ubuntu 16.04 laptop, but not from Windows 10 PuTTY. I get no response when I tried to ...
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Extremely slow boot, with kernel error

I am new at the forum, sorry for the orthography. I have Ubuntu Budgie 18.04 because my previous OS was getting freezed after login, however this Ubuntu is ridicously slow since I select between linux ...
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script in if-up.d timed out

I have a very strange problem. The script I wrote and placed in /etc/network/if-up.d/ wont quit after running. My script is: #! /bin/bash Dev="eth0" echo "$IFACE" >> /debug if [ "$IFACE" = "$...
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Icq with Pidgin: timeout error

When I try to connect with Icq through Pidgin I get this error message: "Received unexpected response from https://api.icq.net/aim/startOSCARSession: Request Timeout". It was a problem in 2010: then ...
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Ping hangs and SSH times out

After upgrading from Ubuntu 16.04 LTS to the new 18.04, even before rebooting the system, ping won't work anymore. It just hangs indefinitely and doesn't matter if I ping a DNS, an IP or even the IP ...
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Trouble connecting network while installing Ubuntu 18.04

Am a total novice with Ubuntu. I'm trying to install Ubuntu onto an Asus Vivostick that can no longer cope with Windows 10. I'm installing from a USB stick. I cannot install Ubuntu because the network ...
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Kernel panic - not syncing: Not all CPUs entered broadcast exception handler

I am using Windows 8.1. I want to dual boot with Ubuntu 16.04. But I get this error: Kernel panic - not syncing: Timeout: Not all CPUS entered broadcast exception handler I try and try but can`t ...
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Fix/Prevent GRUB from waiting with a different timeout on resuming from hibernate

When resuming from hibernate state, my computer waits at the GRUB screen for 30 seconds, which is different from the custom timeout that I have set by editing the grub configuration file. The custom ...
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Ubuntu 17.10 keeps asking if I want to wait or quit

Since I updated to 17.10 Gnome, for several slow applications ubuntu keeps asking if I want to wait or force quit. This is irritating and gets in the way, so I want to change the timeout. On a much ...
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Where to find compile/build configuration - Problem with Tor from source [duplicate]

Since I need to patch tor that does not yet support binding on a link-local ipv6 address, I compiled it from source. The compile is successful (with minor warnings on the ar command) but the ...
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After enabling hibernate grub menu appears on start-up with 30s timeout

My system is not dual boot just single OS UBUNTU 16.04. Prior to making the following changes, the Grub screen would not appear at start-up (OK). After following these steps from How can I hibernate ...
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Segmentation fault on Ubuntu 16.04

I have a problem using screen command on Ubuntu 16.04. I am working on a C++ project, and using servers with Ubuntu to simulate my code. Segmentation faults started to appear after updating from ...
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Where is the boot delay for setting up network interfaces configured in Ubuntu 16.04?

In Ubuntu 14.04 and below, there is a file located in /etc/init/rc-sysconfig.conf or /etc/init/failsafe.conf that pauses the startup process for up to two minutes if the NICs on the machine are not ...
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Non sudoers cannot ssh to Ubuntu machine?

When logged as sudoer on machine A (Raspbian 8.0) I can ssh to machine B (Ubuntu LTS 16.04.2), but as non sudoer on machine A I get : connection timed out. Tough I can ssh other machines inside or ...
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Why timeout is used for ifdown command?

In one of the script i have seen the ifdown command with timeout timeout 20 ifdown eth0 --force for what purpose the timeout may be useful?
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How to keep bluetooth headphones from turning off?

Ever since I've had my JBL-E50BT headphones I've been struggling to make them work properly on Ubuntu. For instance every time I connect them, I have to switch the audio profile to HSP/HFP, ...
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mount command hangs when share is unavailable

So we are using a combination of samba, winbind and pam_mount to authenticate users from AD and mount network share individually and everything works fine except for when a share is unavailable. In ...