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Questions tagged [ubuntu]

Free, open-source operating system based on Debian GNU/Linux. Ubuntu questions are on topic here, but if you prefer an Ubuntu-only audience there is Ask Ubuntu (http://askubuntu.com/).

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Where should I put my eclipse workspace on linux?

I'm installing Eclipse on a new computer and I am stuck on deciding where to put the workspace. Java is not my primary language and I haven't paid attention to this setting on previous installs; so ...
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Lubuntu 18.04 asks me for encryption key on each reboot

On Ubuntu 16.04, I used to encrypt the filesystem but it was automatically decrypted when I input the password. Now I've installed Lubuntu 18.04 and it asks me for the encryption key each time before ...
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GUI is broken in my WSL UBUNTU in Windows 10, how to solve? [on hold]

I have started using WSL in windows 10 with Ubuntu 18. everything is working fine except GUI. I could ssh to my server and I could not open any graphics initially. I followed few steps for GUI ...
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VMware and Linux

I have the following problem: I need to connect the virtual machine (windows 7) to my host(Ubuntu): My host Ubuntu have internet access. Ubuntu must as act a gateway of windows 7. Windows 7 VM must ...
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How to change Dropbox directory on Ubuntu 16.04 outside of encrypted home folder

In November this year, Dropbox will stop sync in case home folder is encrypted (full disk encryption is supported). I have tried to move synch folder outside /home to folder on the Ext4 partition but ...
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Uninstall and purge mendeley and its config files

I'm trying to debug an issue with Mendeley, but I can't figure out how to actually get rid of all its configuration after uninstalling it. I've tried sudo apt purge mendeleydesktop, as suggested in ...
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PC freezes randomly for a second and continues to work

I have bought a used core i5 3210/ 8GB RAM pc from a friend. But it freezes randomly for like one seconds or less and then continues to work. for example, if I'm typing something in the terminal it ...
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AWS EC2 instance connection timedout, two instances under same security group, one connect other one dont

Hi could anyone please help, i am running two Ec2 instances under same security group, both were running ok, i just installed jenkins, docker on one instance and ran command ufw allow 8080 in one ...
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Xen on Ubuntu Server 18.04 stuck after boot

I have setup an Ubuntu Server 18.04 Machine where I installed Xen Hypervisor via the following: sudo apt install xen-hypervisor-4.9-x64 Installation went fine, but after reboot (after POST and ...
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Updating Ubuntu server (14.04.5 lts) and Mediawiki (1.25.3)

My company uses Mediawiki... a lot... unfortunately it hasn't been kept up to date. Its now my job to update it. I would really like any insights into this task. Ubuntu 14.04.5 update to 18.04.1 ...
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Ubuntu vm: No network interface, no UI

I have an Ubuntu VMWare virtual machine that stopped having an internet connection after a forced a shutdown. Upon inspection there were no connections in the Network panel of Settings. I found ...
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How do I install Ubuntu permanently on a thumb drive as if it were a hard disk?

I've heard about "live sticks" and even created one, however, all they apparently offer is a "demo" and an install program. Additionally, either the permanence thing doesn't work or it's because my ...
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Sharing folder in Ubuntu system to Win10 PC

I've been going through just about every guide I can find on how to setup a shared network connection between my Ubuntu install on my laptop and my main Win10 PC. I've gotten to the point where the ...
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ssh to Ubuntu 18.04 connection timed out

I'm trying to SSH to Ubuntu server I have in another city. The IP address for that server is something like 129.123.x.xxx. I use windows and cmder to connect to Ubuntu. When I use my campus vpn which ...
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Proxy setup between a private and public

I have two servers: Private Server with IP: 172.16.0.2 Public Server with 172.16.0.3 (private IP) and x.x.x.x (public IP) What I want to achieve is: Incoming communications to Public IP (x.x.x.x) ...

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