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error: no such partition. Grub rescue

I deleted my Linux (Ubuntu) partition from Windows and I forgot to repair the MBR. I don't have my windows boot CD with me nor a CD drive. Is there any small utility that can be easily downloaded (I ...
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How to uninstall SmartSVN on Ubuntu

I cannot find any information on how to cleanly uninstall SmartSVN on Ubuntu. I'm not using it at the moment and part of the reason is that on the latest Ubuntu upgrade it has somehow hijacked some of ...
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Why is the upload through Hotspot near zero?

I am testing out the the new configuration on Grase Hotspot and surfing works relatively fine, but the upload is near zero. Things like sending mail with text works, but attachments such as small ...
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How to convert a video file from mkv to a format supported by the TV set?

I have a mkv video file which contains the following content: > mkvmerge --identify original.mkv File 'original.mkv': container: Matroska Track ID 0: video (V_MPEGH/ISO/HEVC) Track ID 1: audio ...
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Why can't I connect to VMWare guest ubuntu via Telnet nor SSH from host?

My host system: Win7(x64) with VMaare Workstation 12 VMware Ethernet Network Adapter VMnet1: IPv4: 162.168.86.1 Mask: 255.255.255.0 Gateway: VMware Ethernet Network Adapter VMnet8: ...
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My Followers are not able to see any of my notifications on Twitter. What could be causing this? [migrated]

My followers on Twitter have been unable to view my likes, retweets, and mentions for almost a week. I have placed 2 tickets, and sent multiple messages to @support and have not received anything ...
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how resolve dependency on ubuntu

i am trying to install Xfreerdp on my embedded system.Its based on Ubuntu.The Xfreerdp is depend on systemd .when i trying to install systmd i am getting error "configure: error: *** libmount support ...
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Proper way to shut down init --user

I'm new with linux. I'm creating Init --user process for another user (which creates gnome-session process, and gnome creates compiz), when I want to shut it down, I have to kill init --user. I'm ...
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Issue with Connecting to PPTP VPN - Modem hangup

I have following issue with connection to PPTP VPN in Ubuntu 14.04. I installed ppp and ppp-linux I set up /etc/ppp/chap-secrets to following 113.41.242.167\\mark PPTP NaksOsP * I ...
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NVIDIA card not shown as device by `lspci | grep -i vga`

I had installed NVIDIA drivers along with nvidia prime on Ubuntu 12.04, to run CUDA-based applications in a first time. Then, I created a mess on the system because I installed Bumblebee as well, but ...
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Why BTsync does not sync contents of Symlinks?

Do in Ubuntu 14.04 sudo ln -s /usr/local/bin/haetex $HOME/BTsync/ See the file in connected device. You only see the symlink but not the actual content. How can you share Contents of Symlinks ...
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uninstall libc6 package by dpkg

I have install "libc6_2.17-0ubuntu5.1_amd64.deb" on my ubuntu server 12.04. The orginal libc6 on system is 2.15. After install the package, I check it by: ldd --version it shows: ldd (Ubuntu ...
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Mount a Samba share using Kerberos ticket

I have a Samba server (which is the domain controller), and a Ubuntu 14.04 Client with a logged user who is authenticated by Kerberos (the client joined to domain with Likewise). The user want to ...
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Run multiple OS on the same server

I have a single HP ILO server with Ubuntu installed on it. For application testing purposes, I need to install multiple OS on the server. What will be the best way to use the same server and perform ...
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Restart later but when?

Ubuntu Software Updater post update installation shows option below I wonder what does Restart Later means for Ubuntu. Windows lets us choose to be reminded in 10 minutes, 1 Hour or 4 Hours So ...
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Virtualbox clipboard not working

I have problem to make the clipboard works on my VM the informations is following VirtualBox Version: 5.0.20 r106931. Host: Ubuntu 16.04 VirtualBox Extension Pack installed. Guest: Windows 10 Guest ...
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https redirect to virtual host directory and http not working

System configuration ubuntu14.04 (64bit) XAMPP 1.8.3-5 Apache/2.4.10 (Unix) OpenSSL/1.0.1i PHP/5.5.15 mod_perl/2.0.8-dev Perl/v5.16.3 I have read on new features of apache 2.4 ...
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Tilde on Ubuntu virtual machine with QWERTZ keyboard (MAC)

I want to do a tilde (~) on my virtual machine Ubuntu Server (14.04.4) but I couldn't do it from now. I have OSX as OS (QWERTZ keyboard). How is it possible to do it ? I already look at some topic ...
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Disable SSD in ASUS 900 running Ubuntu 9.10

Recently I managed to completely mess up my ASUS 900, but I have no immediate desire to upgrade since it's only my travel laptop (and I'm waiting for a few months to see if anything interesting comes ...
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Streaming 4k videos from ubuntu server via DLNA

I am running an ubuntu server in my LAN. Streaming videos and music was done with mediatomb but it looks like the server denied sending UHD videos. I also tried MiniDLNA but ended up with the same ...
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Ho do you stop and start php-fpm?

Ok I'm trying to install Ion Cube on an AWS instance created by Bitnami: https://aws.amazon.com/marketplace/pp/B007OUYR4Y/ref=srh_res_product_title?ie=UTF8&sr=0-4&qid=1413489962522 ...
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Hostapd requires manual restart for devices to connect

I am currently setting up a WiFi hotspot for the padres using their NAS with WiFi card. Setup: Ubuntu 13.10 Hostapd is bridged with eth0 (br0), and works great if manually restarted sudo service ...
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Are BIOS .exe update files Windows-version dependant?

I was given an old HP laptop (HP Compaq Presario F755US) which came with Widows Vista. Vista worked very slow and laggy so I decided to wipe it and install Ubuntu. Everything worked well, but since ...
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kvm-linux with zero(thin) client

i have to run a virtualization in my office.can i use kvm-linux virtualization with zero(thin) client? i know vmware is supporting zero client protocols well but is kvm supporting it too and i can ...
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How to configure dovecot to NOT try to mount user's home

I'm trying to set up postfix+dovecot on my personal server (Ubuntu 14.0.4 LTS) for sending me some notifications from cronjobs. My /home/%user% directory is encrypted, so it's inaccessible to anything ...
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Virtual Box doesn't start

So, as already said, my Virtual Box doesn't start and every time I try, I get this message: Could not open the medium '/home/dawn/VirtualBox VMs/Windows ...
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Window's Fails to Boot from Linux Boot Menu

The other day I cleared some space on my SSD and installed Ubuntu Gnome, alongside Windows 10 using the Install along Windows option. To get Ubuntu to boot first I went into my bios and changed the ...
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Internal disk only partially usable after failed dual-boot OS X/Ubunutu setup

I did the following things in an attempt to install Ubuntu in a dual-boot setup: Install rEFInd. Setup a Ubuntu USB stick using unetbootin. Partition internal SSD using Disk Utility on OS X into 2 ...
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Repair Grub from inside the system (not using CD)

I was playing with Debian Jessie, installed it on a USB drive and (almost) everything was ok. In the end I noticed the original Grub (in the laptop's SSD) was over written. I'm able to login into ...
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What is the difference between Windows UEFI bootmgfw.efi and Windows UEFI bkpbootx64.efi?

My computer screen while starting computer Also help me by explaining why windows UEFI loader was first taking me to windows but now is redirecting back to this window.
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VirtualBox fails to attach driver when starting VM

I have three VirtualBox VMs on my Windows 10 host, one Linux Mint 17.3 and two Ubuntu 14.04.4. Often when I start any of the VMs I get the following error message at launch: Failed to open a ...
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Access Denied on a Ubuntu Desktop shared folder from Windows 10

I'm using Windows 10 version 1511 as a client, and Ubuntu 15.10 Desktop with Samba 4.3.9 as server. If I create a shared folder in Virtualbox on the Windows machine and try to get access from this ...
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Virtual box 'Seamless mode' leads to unresponsive guest OS

Env Ubuntu 16.04(Host) Windows 10(Guest) Virtual box 5.0.20 r106931 Problem Whenever I enter into seamless mode from guest Win 10, the guest OS becomes unresponsive with some black screen. Only ...
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Use Ubuntu in Window server 2008 in virtual machine?

Recently our group has purchased Window Server 2008. Though most of us use Windows I require Linux system for my work. I read about virtual machine but I am not sure which one to use to utilize ...
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How to allow guest access in SAMBA

So basically, I'm having the exact same issue as the guy in this thread. I can see the samba print share, but not access it from windows. The top answer, which looks promising states that I must do ...
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Mono sound output in Ubuntu?

Is there an easy way of forcing mono sound output - for one ear, one earphone, one speaker?
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How can I make mdadm auto-assemble RAID after each boot?

I successfully created a RAID (mirroring) by utilizing mdadm. However, I must run the following commands after each boot: mdadm --stop --scan // to stop /dev/md127 - I don't know where the number 127 ...
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Recover data from corrupted LVM partition with TestDisk?

I had setup 3 disks in a LVM array with each disk holding some data. A few weeks back one of the disks "disappeared" from the LVM array and BIOS. After rebooting, the disk reappeared but does not ...
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Limit CPU frequency on Ubuntu Linux

I'm looking for a way to limit CPU frequency when system is running on battery. Solution doesn't have to work exclusively when using battery, it may be in form of bash commands from which I could make ...
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Sync iPhone in Ubuntu 11.04

I want to sync music on my iPhone 4 (version 4.3.3) with Ubuntu 11.04. Is there any working way to do that? I've already tried Amarok, Banshee, and iTunes on wine. None of them work.
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Laptop keeps booting to GNU GRUB after formatting Ubuntu partition

I formatted my Ubuntu partition, but my computer still boots to GNU GRUB. I tried creating a windows recovery thingy on a USB stick and using bootrec.exe /fixmbr and variants thereof, all of which ...
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Mount command not working, pulling up info page on Ubuntu Server

I'm trying to mount one of my disks (/dev/sdb) to a particular user (/home/username), with "sudo mount ext2 /dev/sdb /home/username", and it doesn't look like it's working. When I run that, it pulls ...
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My teamviewer does not show ID in Ubuntu?

I installed teamviewer from terminal by following this guideline ; link But if I run teamviewer --info (with sudo or not) it shows TeamViewer 9.0.32150 teamviewerd status ...
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Set virtualbox network for Ubuntu 16.04 client

In Virtualbox version 4.3.26 I would like to install Ubuntu 16.04 client. The network configuration is adapter 1 : bridged adapter name : eth0 adapter 2 : NAT With this configuration I do have ...
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SSH Write failed: Broken pipe on Ubuntu 15.04

I'm using Ubuntu 15.04 (let's call this CLIENT) to SSH into another linux machine (let's call this SERVER). And, sooner or latter, I get Write failed: Broken pipe I tried SSH to the SERVER from ...
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How to set GRUB to auto boot into windows if there is no user input

I would like to know if there is a way to configure GRUB so that it will auto boot into Windows if there is no user input after a while. This is to smooth out the process of Windows update. As many ...
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Delete files with same size but keep always one file?

I have a directory full of zipfiles, that contain many files. They are created by software and this is currently not fixable. I tried to work with fdupes, but this process took too long, because there ...
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notify-send with sudo not showing any notifications

In short: I have a scripting finding, fixing and mounting a partition, thus this needs sudo / su permissions. System: Gnome 16.04 - amd64 notify-send "a message" that shows a notification as ...
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How to best clone a running system to a new harddisk using rsync?

I have a system running as a server that has a failing harddrive. While all important data is on a RAID and backed up and all that, I don't have an image of the system itself. There is no specific ...
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how to upload files to https server with certificates using curl or any other commands

I am Trying to upload to my HTTPS server using curl .I am using curl for that ,the code is curl -v --cacert /tmp/WIN-CLS.vdi.com.pem -T /etc/hosts \ --user administrator:pass_123 ...