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How do I install Adobe Dreamweaver on Ubuntu 14.04 with Wine?

I am trying to install Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 using Wine on Ubuntu. Google searches have resulted in tutorials for old versions of Ubuntu, Wine, etc. I need a solid way to install and run Adobe ...
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Unable to uninstall python2.7.8 installed in ~/Downloads directory

I have read many answers regarding this kind of problem but unfortunately, I am unable to achieve the uninstallation. So please don't downvote or flag this question. I have python2.7.8 installed in ...
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Gnome Panel Launcher and Folder shortucut names in Ubuntu 14.04

I use Ubuntu 14.04 and Flashback(Metacity). I want to see Name field on Gnome-Panel itself for Shortcuts and Launchers created on it. There is no such setting when I press Alt+Right Click. I am not ...
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How to install/run phpize along with xampp?

moving ahead with this question I want to ask queries 1. Do I need to install php5-dev separately when I have already installed xampp on my ubuntu 14.04? wheras phpize is listing inside ...
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Can't clone SSD with a Windows partition and a Linux partition

I recently installed with some effort Zorin OS (based on Ubuntu LTS 14.04) on another partition of my Intel SSD 335 (240 gb in total) and divided that other partition many smaller partitions of the ...
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Reinstalling Ubuntu on a partitioned hard drive

I had Win7 installed on my laptop, then created a partition and installed Ubuntu on it so I can dual boot. However, being pretty new to Ubuntu I have messed around too much and would simply like to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 partition permision

I have installed Qt for Ubuntu but when I try a simple program a window appear and it has Can't execute 'file path' permission denied I had the same problem with Code::Block so I removed it and ...
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Windows8.1+Ubuntu 14.04 NTFS as unallocated space [duplicate]

Hi There are so many question related to dual boot with windows & ubuntu but my problem is different I could find a solution for this. I formatted my system and installed window 8 and then ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 in VirtualBox: disk performance drops with more than 1 CPU

I'm running VirtualBox 4.3.18 on OSX 10.9.5 . I install Ubuntu Server 14.04 64bit and performed this basic disk write test: dd if=/dev/zero of=bigfile bs=1024 count=5000000 Setup of host (MacBook ...
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ThinkPad X230 X230T X220 X220T reach over 100% volume with keyboard shortcut in GNOME?

My ThinkPad speakers aren't that loud and gnome on ubuntu 14.04 doesn't let me go over 100% volume using volume keys. I can go over 100 percent by going to settings > sound. is there any way go over ...
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Windows partition NO LONGER viewable/mountable from Linux,

Surprisigly, I had full access to my C: partition from a live-usb Ubuntu session...until I didn't. When I now attempt to mount the windows partition, Ubuntu tells me that the partition can't be ...
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I'm using VMWare Player to run Ubuntu 14.04 on a Windows 8 Host and the 3d acceleration checkbox for the VM is disabled

Ubuntu 14.04 is usable, but noticeably slower in the Unity interface, apparently due to lack of hardware 3d acceleration, and I see in the VM settings that there is a checkbox to enable hardware 3d ...
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windows 8 data lost while installing ubuntu 14.04

I had windows operating system. I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 operating system by over writing windows 8. But I lost 5 GB of data which was very important. I tried test disk tool to recover data but ...
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Windows 8.1 taking longer time to restart

When I restart my computer from Windows 8.1 it shutdowns quickly but after the device gets turned off it takes long time to restart. This process is far slower compared to manual shutdown and start. ...
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Unknown encoder 'libmp3lame' in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS. The question looks like this Unknown encoder 'libmp3lame', but I followed everything there and installed every package they mentioned but still I am getting the error. ...
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How do I install libosip 2.2.3 and libexosip 2.2.3 in Ubuntu 14.04

I am unable to install libosip 2.2.3 and libexosip 2.2.3 in Ubuntu 14.04. I can't find exactly these packages, so I can't do anything.
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Dissolved screen when booting to Ubuntu

Whenever I choose to boot to ubuntu I see this picture instead of my desktop In order to make this operating system usable, I have to press Ctrl+Alt+Del and then Enter when I see the problematic ...
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.rc startup file for Ubuntu 14.04 (~.xinitrc fails)

I just did a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm trying to make some commands run automatically after login in Ubuntu. Before I used Ubuntu 12.04 and here I had a ~/.xinitrc file that was sourced ...
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Kannel 1.4.3 Huawei e220 initialization error Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am new to Kannel. Trying to setup SMS send/receive using Kannel 1.4.3 with Huawei e220 modem. OS: Ubuntu 14.04 lts. I am getting this error in bearerbox: 2014-10-15 20:55:50 [3425] [6] DEBUG: ...
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Confirm a tmux option is set

I am having the problem described in this related question and this one. Summary When I have a tmux pane that outputs a serious amount of text, tmux becomes unresponsive. All tmux commands are ...
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VirtualBox suddenly eats gigabytes of memory

EDIT The original question had lots of speculation but it is all much simpler. See my own answer and this reported bug. I leave the original question in case someone is having similar issues and ...
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What makes the differences between `sudo CMD` and `sudo su` followed by `CMD`?

I have an SSH server with key only auth and I want to add a key for a new user. I log in with one user(kidmose), I try to append the key to a new user's(remote) authorized_keys and it fails: ...
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Ubuntu system font too small

After a reboot my Ubuntu system font has gone very small. This includes window headers, windows and terminal. Any ideas what has caused this and how I can resolve it?
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Can't connect to Internet (Ethernet or WiFi) after 14.04 upgrade on ideaPad U530

I am currently unable to connect to the Internet on my newly upgraded Ubuntu 14.04. Network Manager is able to identify wireless networks, and it can detect when I'm plugged into an Ethernet ...
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How can I remap RETURN key?

How can I remap Return key to control when hold and still work when tapped? Already did this for Caps Lock with xcape but not sure how to do it for Return key.
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assign multiple ips to a network interface card so as to route some programs through a vpn in ubuntu

I have a home server with several programs with web interfaces running on it. I want to access all these web interfaces from outside my local network. I also have a program I want to go through a ...
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Cannot connect Ubuntu to network

I recently moved and am having a few issues setting up my network. I have a Raspberry Pi, a Win8.1 laptop, and an Ubuntu desktop. My RPi and laptop connect to the router/modem combo via Ethernet and ...
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Samba server not taking credentials on a windows machine

I had a series of problems with samba server. I have a ubuntu server 14.04 installed here on the office. I installed the samba server, and it worked correctly with a test folder. Then i installed a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 says I have no space left

I had been having issues trying to boot ubuntu. When the system had booted I had a blank locked screen. The mouse was able to move and I could access the terminal with ctrl alt F2but apart from this ...
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How to Automatic Start JasperReports Server On Ubuntu After Restart or Start Ubuntu

How to automatic start JasperReports Server on Ubuntu after restart or start ubuntu INFO. Ubuntu 14.04 LTS JasperReports Server 5.6.0 I'm use manual start cd /jasperreports-server-cp-5.6.0/ ...
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Unable to login thru ssh after upgrading from 13.10 to 14.04.1

Well, I used do-release-upgrade and the system upgraded as I've done normally, and some custom key mappings here. But then I cannot login from ssh login as: root root@domain.net's password: Access ...
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How can i make shortcuts to applications in desktop in Ubuntu GNOME?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 GNOME. I find it difficult to start an app by pushing the mouse pointer to the top edge. Is it possible to create shortcut icon in desktop just like windows icons? If so , what ...
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uefi: linux live cd/usb blackscreens

I have a Medion Akoya P2310 D PC with Windows 8 pre-installed, and I have been trying to install Ubuntu alongside it as well as making a third partition for data storage. After struggling with UEFI ...
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Install ubuntu(msata) alongside win8(hard disk)

I have a lenovo Y400. I have installed a 256 gb ssd drive on the empty mSata port. I would like to install ubuntu 14 on the ssd and keep Windows 8 intact on the hard drive. I would like to see Ubuntu ...
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PC shutdown suddently. Power LED blinks and PSU fan is on

I'm having a problem with a new computer with MSI motherboard and AMD APU processor (I don't remember the details). When I start some "heavy work" (like a maps generator made with Python, or a batch ...
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VMWare Workstation Stretch Guest disabled

I have Windows 8.1 Pro, in which VMWare Workstation 10.03 is installed. The guest system I use there is Ubuntu 14.04. VMWare tools are installed on the Guest System and I ofen use shared folders with ...
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Use same install disk on multiple PCs (ubuntu 14.04)

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 disk. I have sucsesfully installed it on my computer, but now I've got couple more of old computers and I was wondering if I could use same installation disk on 7 more PC's. ...
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Digital output disappeared in sound settings

I dont get it what the heck happened. I opened sound settings, then wanted to switch sound output to hdmi from my monitor (all this worked normally), then there were two options - digital output and ...
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Interface can see ARP packets but can't see the ICMP echo requests

Moring SuperUsers, got my self into a pickle. I have to servers, os-net and vmhost3, connected together via a cross-over cable on their respective 10Gbps interfaces. Both servers are running Ubuntu ...
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Error install nginx version 1.6.2 in Ubuntu 14.04

My server is Ubuntu 14.04 the info.php is blank :( I do not really know what's happening I want to install the latest version of nginx I followed these steps: install nginx apt-get install ...
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I can't see my web address when I am typing it

I am the first one in my company that is trying to use Ubuntu 14.04 and somehow I have played around with something that has made my web address show up with a black box and I can't see what I am ...
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mounting/mnt/usb-generic in ubuntu 14.04

This is error occurred for me while booting ubuntu 14.04: An error occurred while mounting/mnt/usb-generic_USB2.0-CRW_20100201 press S to skip or M for manual recovery. Can anyone tell how to ...
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How to open virtual box in full screen?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 in my virtual box with Virtual Machine config 3 Gb ram. My host OS is windows 8.1 pro. 64 bit. I am using 64 bit Ubuntu. Let me know if you need any more details as ...
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USB hard drive not showing up under /dev/

I'm running Ubuntu 14.01 on a BeagleBone Black with LXDE. I have a USB hard drive that auto mounts (a prompt comes up in LXDE and I have to enter my password) if I connect it after the computer have ...
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Mouse buttons for copy/paste buffer no longer working for the Terminal program on Ubuntu 14.04

For some reason after upgrading Ubuntu to 14.04, the Terminal program suddenly decided that the text I select on it is no longer to be copied to the clipboard. Usually I'd select some text with the ...
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creating debian squeeze bootable usb from ubuntu

Is it even possible to take a debian"squeeze" iso and make a bootable usb using "Startup disk creator" in ubuntu 14.04. If so, then I'm lost as I always get an error "GNU/Linux exception caught". If ...
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Cannot open pdf form on Ubuntu 14.4

While trying to open a pdf form, it raised an error and refused to open the form all together. It displays: Please wait... If this message is not eventually replaced by the proper contents of the ...
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Can't save any document by Ms-Office [wine]

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 (LTS) and installed Ms-Office by using Wine. Initially Ms-Word and Ms-Excel works fine. But recently not able to save any documents by Ms-Office. Whenever I try to save or ...
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Network services stopped after installing ARP packages on Ubuntu 14

I installed the following ARP packages: arp-scan arp-alert arping arpon arptables arpwatch all at a time, and that stopped all my LAN and WAN services. Network in settings is showing "the system ...
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Can't resolve a single site from inside virtual boxed guest Ubuntu 14.04 (64bit)

Strangely, I can access from guest OS all sites, but bitbucket.org, while can access it from host OS. Any idea, why? pinging: vagrant@cabinet:~/app$ ping google.com PING google.com ...