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Linux install monitor out of range

I just built my computer and I tried to install Xubuntu, but shortly after I start the install my monitor gives me the message out of range, and it doesn't allow me to finish installing it. I've seen ...
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Are there any touch-enabled bootloaders?

I've partitioned the hard drive on my Surface and installed Ubuntu on it. Touch works perfectly in Ubuntu, but the Grub bootloader still requires the keyboard, preventing me from choosing my OS ...
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How do I link to an external named range without DDE in LibreOffice Calc

I wish to bring over a total from one workbook to another without using DDE as that is deprecated and is causing me problems. The total is in a single cell with a range name. Both workbooks are in the ...
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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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How would I pull a list of all files a user has write access to on Samba based on ACLs?

My boss has tasked me with a job that I am unsure how to accomplish. We have a Ubuntu system running Samba in user mode. Over the years, various IT guys at the company have applied ACLs via setfalc to ...
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Run Windows app from Ubuntu on Windows

I'm using bash on Ubuntu on Windows. I navigate to a folder and from there I'd like to open a file in a Windows program. For example: After entering cd \mnt\c\Users\myusername\Desktop notepad index....
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time query to google always more than 2 seconds

I have a strange problem with my computer. The configuration is Operating System: Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS Kernel: Linux 3.19.0-43-generic Architecture: x86_64 Irrespective of if I use eth0 or wlan0, ...
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Backing up a custom Virtual box image before upgrading disc

I want to upgrade my HDD to a SDD. Before I do that, I was wondering if I have an Ubuntu virtual box image with tools etc and files that I have been using, before I install the the SDD could I ...
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Running ruby from host to VM

I'm running Linux on a Windows host through a VM using VMware workstation 12, however I want to use Ruby from my Windows host, and use the gems that are inside of my Windows host as the gem ...
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How would I recover a crashed ubuntu instance running in VMware workstation?

I was running VMware Workstation 11.0 VM on a Windows 10 (64bit) host with Ubuntu 14.04 as guest. Last night my windows crashed and I reset my windows but all new application/software I lost including ...
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How to access VMWare guest OS file system from host?

I have a Ubuntu guest OS running on VMWare Workstation 12 on a Windows 10 host machine. Recently the guest OS became unbootable. I have a snapshot from a couple weeks ago, but I wish to recover the ...
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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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Have large HDD, Formatted as ext4, labeled as gpt, only 2TB in size still

Today to my dismay I ran out of space on a disk in my server, confused as to why I checked with a few commands and I came up with a result that I don't understand. Checking free space on drives, df -...
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Recovery partition at the middle of disk

I own a Samsung laptop, which came with Windows 8 preinstalled, it was updated to Windows 10. Then I installed Ubuntu, to do it I created 4 partitions, swap, boot, root, and home. But linux ran out of ...
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Cannot drag folder to Ubuntu in VMware Fusion

My host is Mac OS X and I used VMware Fusion 3 to install Windows 7, Windows XP, and Ubuntu Linux. I can drag and drop folders between Windows 7/XP and Mac OS X, but I cannot do the same for Ubuntu. I ...
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Using VMware virtual machine disk as local on OS X with VMWare Fusion

I am looking for solution to use disk from my virtual machine similarly to using local disk. Currently I am mounting disk over SSHFS, however, this solution is quite unreliable and unstable (...
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How can I copy a VMware Fusion virtual machine to a FAT32 partition?

I created the virtual machine on a host running OS X. I then moved the machine to a FAT32 partition on an external drive. It moved the first time without error. Then I moved it from the external ...
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Create rdp gateway in raspberry pi or ubuntu

I have few system in my local network and want to rdp them from internet. One method is to allocate different ports to each system for rdp and configure them in router. However, what I need is to ...
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Why am I getting error C1900101 when I try to upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 10?

I am dual booting Ubuntu and Windows 7 and I am attempting to upgrade to Windows 10. This is the error message I get when I view the log: Installation status: Failed Error details: Code C1900101 ...
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Installing NS2 under Ubuntu

I'm trying to install NS2 on Ubuntu 14.04. I followed the steps that are recommended and in this answer. But I'm still facing lots of errors. /home/smallko/ns-allinone-2.28/sgb/gb_io.w:576: undefined ...
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Is it possible to trace a file's history?

A file recently appeared on my desktop, an image of a chess board. I'd like to know a bit more about it. Unfortunately, thinking it was a gift from someone I knew, I have opened it in Gimp, modified ...
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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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GNOME icon loading error in Ubuntu Xenial 16.04

My newly installed Ubuntu Xenial 16.04 LTS has some gnome based applications having problem with png images. For example, I got this message when trying to open stadict: "Can not load image. ...
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LibreOffice Writer - Add footnotes outside of two-column layout?

I have a multi-page two-column document as shown here. When I add footnotes by using Insert > Footnote, the footnotes end up inside the respective column. Is it possible to create footnotes (not ...
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How do I add ancient Greek accents in Ubuntu?

I am taking a course in ancient Greek, and there are various accents that go above the vowels. I want to be able to type these on Ubuntu. For example, if I hit ;, then a (while in the modern Greek ...
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VNC glitch Mac to Ubuntu

I can connect to Ubuntu 14.04 from my Mac OSX 10.11.4 using VNC Viewer I'm presented with a black screen and a mouse cursor. When I right click the mouse I see a context menu popout on the remote ...
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Bitlocker PIN rejected after dual-install of Ubuntu with encryption

I have a Thinkpad with Windows 10 installed, with Bitlocker setup and previously working. I've just installed Ubuntu along-side Windows, and I enabled the "encrypt my home drive" option during install....
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What is my DNS mis-configuration in docker?

I recently installed docker on my ubuntu 16.04. I pulled and run hello-world, ubuntu and sinatra images sucessfully, but they cannot connect to the internet I think!! Example the following errors ...
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Remote shell on Ubuntu-eclipse displays too many lines

I am using Ubuntu on my Windows laptop to cross-compile and remote-debug some stuff on my raspberry pi 2. I'm connected over a USB-to-ethernet adapter. When I ssh-connect over the normal terminal in ...
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Dual boot and automatic time reset issue

I have a dual boot PC with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 64 bits. It was Ubuntu 32 bits before, but that was reinstalled with 64 bits recently. Since then, the hour is off by 2 hours when I boot either in ...
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SQLite with readline support on Ubuntu

I had the sqlite3 package installed on Ubuntu and there's no support for readline. That means there's no command history and those other nifty features readline gives you. Is this a configuration or ...
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Communication with Windows Guest OS run in Qemu

Using a headless Ubuntu 14.04 server, I'm running a Windows 7 guest in Qemu to which I am passing through the GPU (for performance). I am writing an application for which part will be running in Linux,...
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grep doesn't exclude directory, hangs

I'm looking for files on my server containing the text string "sometext", but I want to exclude searching in the /var/www/sometext folder (and its subfolders). So I did the following: grep -rl "...
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Why do programs allocate so much memory for simple commands?

Valgrind reports that whois allocates a lot of memory even if I just ask for its version. $ valgrind whois --version ==18086== Memcheck, a memory error detector ==18086== Copyright (C) 2002-2015, and ...
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Horrendous decrease in MySQL Performance after upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 MySQL 5.7.12

I have a development server that I recently upgraded from 14.04 to 16.04. I have a database 'algebra', which hosts data for my website algebra.com. It is a Q&A website that has Questions and ...
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USB Booting Ubuntu on a company laptop

I have been issued a company laptop, and with it access to its BIOS - which is password encrypyted (although I was openly given the password). I have an external hard drive with a persistent Ubuntu OS ...
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OpenVPN network asks for password

I setup a vpn connection under user_A and it works just fine (I used network-manager-openvpn-gnome to setup this connection). Now I added another user into my system (Ubuntu 16.04) -- user_B. I ...
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Problems with apt-get upgrade(dpkg and bluez)

What is the most possible solution to my case when i try to do a apt upgrade The output see below. user@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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How can I type a backslash with no backslash key?

I'm trying to use a UK keymap on a physical US keyboard on my notebook (Asus Zenbook UX31E). My keyboard has vertical bar and backslash (| and \) above the Enter key, but I get hash and tilde instead....
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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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Pen-drive / USB-Drive not working after installing ubuntu in it

I put in ubuntu in pendrive and made pendrive bootable by unetbootin. Now the pendrive doesn't work anymore due to that, it is not opening, when I put in windows OS, it doesn't show its total space ...
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Expose GPU from Windows 10 host to Ubuntu 16

I need to fully expose my GPU to a VM that run Ubuntu 16. The host is Windows 10. I am using Oracle VirtualBox. However, I do not mind change to another VM program if it will make it work. Any ...
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Accessing servers on Ubuntu VM in VirtualBox where host is offline

I have an Ubuntu VM running on VirtualBox and on this VM there are several servers running which I need to access from the host. The host needs to be disconnected from any network (offline). What ...
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How to install windows 10 and ubuntu on ssd without unplugging the hdd

Currently in my laptop I have Windows and Ubuntu dual booted on a 1TB hard drive. Now I have bought an samsung 850 evo 250GB M.2 SSD where I want to do the same thing , ubuntu and windows 120GB each....
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Sharing internet connection from host to virtualized Ubuntu with Virtual Box

I have Ubuntu 11.10 in Virtual Box installed on Windows Vista. I am having a Broadband(PPPoE) internet connection. I would like to use my internet connection inside Virtual Box in Ubuntu. I tried with ...
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Ubuntu, VirtualBox, RemixOS - endless boot loop

I tried to run RemixOS inside VirtualBox on Ubuntu, but RemixOS runs in an endless boot loop. It's the problem mentioned here too. These are my settings: Any ideas what could cause these endless ...
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Differences in nc (netcat) options on Ubuntu vs RedHat

nc -q -1 local host ${PORT} ${CMD} In Ubuntu, nc may be used as above, with the -q option. See manpage. -q after EOF on stdin, wait the specified number of seconds and then quit. If seconds is ...
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How to completely uninstall remove WebStorm IDE in Ubuntu

How can I completely uninstall/remove JetBrains WebStorm IDE in Ubuntu? I already ran rm -rf ~/WebStorm-145.1616.9/ to remove the installation folder and rm -rf ~/.WebStorm2016.1/ to remove the config ...
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What is wrong with this Terminal command? (fusermount -u /directory)

What is wrong with this Terminal command? (fusermount -u /directory) I am trying to unmount an encfs folder but I get this error message: entry for /directory../ not found in /etc/mtab Why and how ...