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ZFS when dual booting Ubuntu 18.04 with Windows 10

I am currently dual booting Ubuntu 18.04 with Windows 10. I would like to try ZFS. Is it possible to use ZFS when dual booting?
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Ubuntu does not wake up after suspension or hibernation

I am using Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. After I close the lid (for 1 min+), Ubuntu refuses to wake up. It flashes an error screen instead: error screen I have no clue why this happens so unfortunately cannot ...
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problem setting virtual os connection on NAT

I have a Ubuntu 16.04 LTS installed on virtual box. I have configured a mail server on it. I have to be able to connect to this server from outside(from host, from another computer, etc). the virtual ...
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Boot issue with Ubuntu Linux

Problems appeared from the beginning. The USB flash drive would freeze at booting, I tried several times and it happily worked when I pressed the arrow key. I installed it and all, until I clicked ...
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Netgear A6210 - Wifi stops working when computer is restarted

I was having issues installing the drivers for the Netgear A6210 wifi adapter, but then I found this and it worked! git clone -b port-to-4.15 https://github.com/kaduke/Netgear-A6210.git cd Netgear-...
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Chaning Swappiness value with an SSD and Low Ram is it worth it?

I've been told that if you want your system to be fast, you should lowered your swappiness value to a minium (usually 10%) because usually the RAM is faster than a Hardrive, but in my case I have only ...
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SystemD timer is executing service erratically

SystemD is definitely giving me a run for my money with a simple timer. This is just a test and once I can get it working, I will plug in my application. This is running on an Amazon Linux 2 spot ...
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Connect to the computer running at home when outside at coffee [duplicate]

When at home, I can connect to another computer using ssh ssh assistant@pc.local -p 2222 if go outside and try to connect to the computer running at home me@alpha:~$ ssh assistant@beta.remote -p ...
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Enable use of `<Control><Alt>KP_Add` shortcut

I've been trying to get the <Control><Alt>KP_Add shortcut mapped to the Put To Next Output functionality of the CompizConfig Settings Mananger. The problem is that when I try to grab the ...
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Ipod Classic 160g not showing music after sync with Rythmbox running Ubuntu 18.04

I have an Ipod classic, running Ubuntu 18.04. I have formatted the Ipod, synced it in Rythmbox and can see the playlist and can play the playlist in Rythmbox, but when unplugging it, there is no music ...
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XPS 15 9560 use HDMI port whilst bypassing GPU?

I have Ubuntu 18.04 installed on my Dell XPS 15 9560. It has been a terrible experience. When I install any Nvidia drivers (following all of the guides and previous answers on forums) my laptop ...
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Why can't I add some applications to favourites?

I'm using Ubuntu 18.10 with GNOME and 'Dash to Panel'. I don't understand why I can make some opened apps favourites (with right click) but not others (like caffeine). Why?
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Backup and restore on a smaller drive

I am wondering what would be the best way to backup my system (kubuntu 18.04) and restore it on a smaller drive. I would normally use 'dd' for that but it won't work when migrating to a smaller drive. ...
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Pen is not rotated along with screen

Operating System: Ubuntu Budgie 18.10 Screen rotation works perfectly, including touch. However, the integrated digitizer does not rotate along, meaning that the axes and/or their orientation are ...
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Removing Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS [duplicate]

Does anyone know any software or commands I can run to remove Ubuntu? I'm trying to reinstall Windows since I need certain software only available on Windows
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How to switch from wireless to wired connection

Common problem for me: I connect my laptop to building WiFi. Later, I go to my office, which has a wired connection. I plug in, but no wired connection occurs. If I had not already been connected to ...
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Is my HDD going to kick the bucket?

My kubuntu 18.04 sometimes behaves like there is no space left on HDD (can't update, errors popping up when open any application, etc.) despite I am using only around 30Gb of a 320Gb drive. After hard ...
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Plymouth starts very late in Ubuntu 18.04

I am using Kubuntu 18.04. My problem is that while the boot takes ~30 seconds, the plymouth screen shows only for the later 2-3 seconds. Rest all the time the screen is black.
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Ok. So my linux Mint is freezing on Bootup at logo [on hold]

I tried reinstalling 3 times, though each time it froze at Restart Now and I theonly option was to force shut down. I also tried removing all other kernels and it only boots in Recovery Mode. Help? ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Rhythmbox starts when Skype call is finished

I have weird problem. When I finish a Skype call, in Ubuntu 18.04 then Rhythombox automatically starts playing music?! This happens even if Rhythmbox was paused before the Skype call began. I'm not ...
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Ubuntu 18.04.1 can not install VirtualBox-6.0

I follow virtualbox official tutorial Debian-based Linux distributions.But something is wrong osboxes@osboxes:~$ sudo apt-get install virtualbox-6.0 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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How to load docker files into Pycharm

I have a Docker container that runs Ubuntu16.04 and has a Django project. I want to be able to open this project in the Pycharm on my Windows host. How can I do that? Thank you
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Is there a way to continue typing in Terminal after I run a .command file? [on hold]

For example, let's say I want to set up my Python Virtual Environment. I would run python3 -m virtualenv env wait for it to run, then run source /Users/MyAccountName/env/bin/activate and then I would ...
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Ubuntu file recovery [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu over Windows 8 and lost all data, how can I recover it back? Note: First I installed Ubuntu as partition with Windows8 but later completely installed Ubuntu over windows. Please ...
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Change tooltip text color of Ubuntu Vimix theme

I am on Ubuntu Budgie 18.10 and trying to adjust the colors of the Vimix theme. Especially, I want to change the foreground and background (text) colors of the tooltip popups. Editing the GTK3 css ...
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Libreoffice has no menubar in Kubuntu 18.04 if global menus are enabled

It looks like a bug but I am not sure which program is to blame.. In Plasma 5.12 the option to add global menus in window titlebar has been removed, but there is a panel widget that adds global menus ...
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Gimp — leave image window on top

I'd like to convince Gimp not to mess with the z-order of its windows. Me and the window manager are perfectly able to raise a window as I want. In particular, I'd like to sometimes have the image ...
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xcb-xrm not found when installing polybar

I have installed polybar and most parts of it is working, except for reading Xresources. I do get a nice error message like this one warn: No built-in support to dereference ${xrdb:color15:#555} ...
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How can I tell gvfs to use noperm - chmod problem on gvfs smb share

Since my update to Ubuntu 18.04 I am struggling with an issue affecting multiple applications writing files to the mounted GVFS SMB share. The error I get often relates to permission denied, or ...
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How do I configure auto suspend

I am running Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS. No graphical desktop.I connect to the server over ssh from another computer. I am using it as a music player device. Now I would like to configure auto-suspend, ...
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Audio device no longer automatically configured after 18.04 to 18:10 update

The chipset audio device is no longer automatically configured on reboot; it worked okay until update from 18.04 to 18.10. Forcing alsa to reload fixes it, but only until the next boot. The device (...
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GNU GRUB show twice

In GNU GRUB i saw twice the windows and the ubuntu but this same ubuntu for the two ubuntu buttom and same like windows That why it's show tice? And how i can solve this? Thank you!
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SSH keeps asking for my passphrase

I would like to use two different services that use public key authentification, without having to always input my pass-phrase. What I want: to be able to type git pull without entering my login/...
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Download mongodb compass and Install Using the Terminal

I tried to follow the commands based on this link <https://docs.mongodb.com/compass/master/install/> 1. Download the package: mongodb-compass_1.15.1_amd64.deb 2. Install Compass: sudo dpkg -...
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What is the maximum recommended number of open file descriptors on my vmware which is currently 1024?

*-core description: Motherboard product: 440BX Desktop Reference Platform vendor: Intel Corporation physical id: 0 version: None serial: None *-firmware description: BIOS physical id: 0 ...
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Storage On Ubuntu dedicated server 18:04

My dedicated server Spec's Unmetered Bandwidth | Gigabit Conn. Any Linux/Windows* OS available! Intel Core i7-2600 - Quad Core (8t) 16GB RAM | 2x 3TB HDD Space Located in Europe & USA! Custom ISO ...
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I want to give an external hardrive executable permissions, how do I do it?

My computer only has 31 Gigabytes and I cant install games. Ive tryied downloadig games from steam and form Itch.io on my hardrive but it wont let me because the hardrive doesn't have execute ...
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Connect to OpenVPN managed by NetworkManager using console

How do I connect to OpenVPN server managed by NetworkManager configured in Gnome settings using a command line? Is there a way to trigger this using command from a console? I found out ...
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evince crashes when I try to open some pdf

When I try to open one of my pdf files with evince, it will crash with exit code 134 and this message prints out: ! SyncTeX Error : No file? terminate called after throwing an instance of 'std::...
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How to validate if HDCP is working

¿Is there any tool in Ubuntu to check if HDCP is working/what's failing? Amazon prime video says i can't go HD because of that.
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Can't boot into Windows after dualbooting Ubuntu

GRUB still shows Windows but it doesn't start. I have tried using boot-repair but it gives me an error too. So I've created a boot-info summary. What could be the problem, and how can I fix it?
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Missing taskbar after lightdm restart, fixed by another restart of lightdm

Recently I have been getting the Lagging box around mouse cursor on Ubuntu and the only solution to this is restarting lightdm. However when I restart lightdm I am missing my taskbar. Another restart ...
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Documents folder has 7 hard links

When tried the command me@me:~$ ls -hl | head -5 total 60M -rw-r--r-- 1 me me 250 Jan 16 11:43 $tty -rw-r--r-- 1 me me 0 Jan 16 ...
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18.04 LTS Unmounts external HDD when session locks

I have an external HDD I use for backups (rsync during night) and other stuff. On 16.04 it was mounted all the time and I did not have any problems. In 18.04 however, after I lock my session, the disk ...
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USB type-c to DVI

Does this: https://plugable.com/products/usbc-dvi/ Works with Ubuntu 16.04? The web site says "Compatible with Windows, Mac, and Linux" but does not mention the versions.
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Cannot install PHP using apt [duplicate]

I tried to install PHP 7.0 but it says it isn't found. I tried apt-update and restart, but it didn't work. I have no idea how to fix this so if you help me it would be great.
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How to update a Python package which was installed by pip

According to The Ubuntu lifecycle and release cadence Ubuntu 16.04 has full support until mid-2021. Yet when I run: pip install cryptography it says: Requirement already satisfied: cryptography ...
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Can't Open JPG - Error interpreting JPEG image file

I did some sample uploads to OneDrive using graph api. I'm able to upload files (text files) successfully through OkHttp. But, when it comes to images I'm getting this message after opening image ...
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How to connect an android mobile to Linux device

I get the following error when I try to pair my android mobile. I can pair the device but couldn't make a connection. I am currently using bluez 5.43 stack. [bluetooth]# connect 3C:FA:43:F1:6C:C3 ...
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Which version of Ubuntu runs Compiz flawlessly?

Which one was the last Ubuntu version that was able to run all the coolest Compiz effects (magic lamp, burn effect, 3D cube, woobly windows and so on)?

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