Ubuntu 13.10 (aka Saucy Salamander) is the nineteenth release (version) of Ubuntu from Canonical.

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Cannot access Samba Share from windows 8.1

I have recently upgraded from windows 7 to windows 8.1 on one of my home workstations. I have another machine running Ubuntu 13.10. Prior to the update to windows 8.1 i was able to access the shares ...
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How can I connect to a VPN with a restrictive network?

I have recently relocated and the network I have been provided blocks every outgoing TCP port except for 80 (http) 443 (https) 465 (smtps?) 587 (submission) 993 ...
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Ubuntu bootloader stuck at restoring resolver state after upgrading to 14.04

I upgraded after Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04. However after the upgrade, the system restarted. But got stuck with a black screen displaying the message: Starting VMware services: [OK] Virtual machine ...
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Cannot get Ubuntu 13.10 to work with AMD Catalyst 13.12 - black screen

I have installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu 13.10 x64 and AMD Catalyst 13.12. When booting up, I see the Ubuntu logo splash screen for a second, then it just goes to a black screen. I am using the R9 290x ...
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Reopened tabs include several that were separately closed earlier. How to fix?

I have been experiencing an issue with the chromium browser where tabs that I close separately before closing chromium as a whole are reopened with the tabs that I left open when I start chromium ...
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Installing Ubuntu 13.10 on MacBookPro11,3

I've been trying to install different flavours of Ubuntu on my MacBookPro11,3 (15-inch) and nothing seems to work. Once I pass the Grub bootloader stage, all I'm getting is a blank screen. I've seen ...
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Upgrade my xampp for linux (UBUNTU) using command line

I have xampp version 1.7 but I want to upgrade it in newest version from command line. Is there any command to upgrade xampp for ubuntu using command line?
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Integrate gstreamer with Eclipse IDE

I'm new to gstreamer, currently I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 desktop, I followed the gstreamer site to install the sdk. I wrote some gstreamer based programs using gedit and compiled using terminal. If I ...
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Windows 7 to Ubuntu 13.10 Remote Desktop NO AUDIO

I have connected to Ubuntu 13.10 from Windows & using xrdp. I have also checked the local setting audio option "Play on this computer",still i am not able to get audio on Windows. .
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Network Ubuntu Server - Ubuntu Client

I'm new about Ubuntu server and Linux networks. I want to use Ubuntu Server for sharing folders, but especially to work in a team to develop software. If possible I would like that client can ...
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Ubuntu Server 13.10 | Postfix 2.10.2 does not read smtpd.conf

I would like that my Postfix accepts only LOGIN and PLAIN authentication methods (or methods as first). I did following changes in configurations files. /etc/postfix/main.conf Code: # SASL ...
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After Ubuntu installation Windows 8 cannot be loaded from GRUB menu

After 3 weeks of trying, today I installed Ubuntu 13.10 in my system. My system was already running on Windows 8 Pro. I installed Ubuntu by manually selecting a drive. The installation was ...
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Limiting desktop size in Linux

I have a display and the right-most edge of my monitor is busted! So to make it work, I'm trying to somehow restrict my desktop to the pixels that actually work. This would mean: The pointer ...
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Sharing files between Windows 8.1 x64 host and VMware Ubuntu (Lubuntu) 13.10 x86 guest

I have tried to install a small version of Ubuntu's latest version in a virtual machine using VMware Player, using a Lubuntu 32 bit mini.iso to keep the file size and performance requirements down. ...