• Getting MAC address from Ubuntu machine using C program

    For my job, I'm currently using Ubuntu. Is there a way I can get my MAC address from the machine I'm using using a C program? Thanks for the help.

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  • Linux script to see what data has been changed in the past day

    My department is running a MySQL server on a Ubuntu machine. We noticed that someone changed some data in the past day but not sure of who did / what was changed. Is there a Linux script that could tell us what's been modified? This includes file names and file sizes. Thank you.

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  • Install Oracle 11g R2 on Ubuntu

    Does anyone know how I can install Oracle 11g R2 on Ubuntu? I'm currently using a 32-bit operating system but this would be for a x86 version. Desktop is 64-bit too. Thanks for the help.

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  • Oracle Database 12C on Ubuntu

    Does anyone know how I can install Oracle Database 12c on Ubuntu? I tried but I keep getting errors during the linking phase. Thanks for any help.

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  • Run-time error message when installing Outlook Messenger in Ubuntu

    I'm trying to install Outlook Messenger in Ubuntu but I keep getting this error message: Run-time error '445' Object doesn't support this action. All of my other Microsoft products are working fine (Word, Excel, etc.) Why is this happening? Can someone help me?

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  • Can I configure Microsoft Exchange emails through Ubuntu?

    Is there a way I can actually configure Microsoft Exchange emails on Ubuntu? Basically, I need it to use it like Microsoft Outlook through XP. Is this at all possible? Thanks!

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  • Why should I use the Ubuntu Linux terminal?

    I just recently installed Ubuntu on my machine several days ago. From just getting used to it, it looks like the terminal is a huge part of the Linux distro. But should I be really using the terminal? Don't the commands go through the GUI anyway? Thanks for the help.

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  • Authentication token error message on Ubuntu server

    On my Ubuntu server when I login with my username and type in the PASSWD command to change my password, I keep getting this error message: passwd: Authentication token manipulation error passwd: password unchanged Am I missing something here? Is there another way to change my password? Currently,...

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  • Error message when installing VMware on Ubuntu: Kernel headers not found

    I recently added VMware to my Ubuntu system but when I try to open it, I keep getting this odd error message: Kernel headers were not found. Anyone seen this before? What can I do?

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  • How should we clean up /boot partition?

    Our department has roughly 200 MB for our /boot partition. But when we try to update Kernel, we keep getting this error message saying the /boot is full. How do we clean this up? Also, should we back up the older kernels too?

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  • Adding PPA to Ubuntu server

    I noticed that my server version of Ubuntu doesn't have the add-apt-repository command. Is there a way I can a PPA to my server without it?

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  • SSH root access for Ubuntu

    Can I enable SSH root access for Ubuntu 14.04? I already tried to use /etc/ssh_config but that pretty much didn't do anything. Any help here?

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  • Error message with booting up Ubuntu on USB: Unknown keyword in configuration file

    I just installed Ubuntu on a bootable USB stick. When I try to boot up, I keep getting this error message: Unknown keyword in configuration file: gfxboot.c32: not a COM32R image. What's this mean? Thanks!

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  • Restarting network services in Ubuntu

    In Ubuntu, how can I restart my networking service? I tried sudo service networking restart but it keeps crashing the Window Manager. What can I do? Is there a GUI method for this?

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  • Screen size is small in Ubuntu and Virtual Box

    I have a Lenovo laptop that's currently running Windows 7. I just installed Ubuntu on my VM using VM Virtual Box. But when I'm in the Ubuntu desktop, my window keeps getting reduced (almost 4 inches in size). I can't really see anything right now.

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  • Should I install my new Nvidia driver on Ubuntu?

    I just purchased a Nvidia driver but here's my question. Am I better off to still use the driver I have available in Ubuntu (it's under additional drivers) or install the new one? Thanks!

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  • Complete unattended installation of Ubuntu on USB

    I apologize if this sentence doesn't make sense but I have a USB stick and I need it to install Ubuntu on a headless machine. I don't want a keyboard/screen involved. But I'm worried I can't do this. Any advice?

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  • Would my USB / external hard drive support Ubuntu?

    For my USB / external hard drive, I'm using Western Digital. Would Ubuntu work on this? Basically I'm asking if my USB will support Ubuntu? Thanks!

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  • Ubuntu: Video driver that’s currently in use

    On my Ubuntu system, I'm trying to see what driver it's using currently. I already know that I can change my video display driver through System->Administration->Additional Drivers but that's not what I'm looking for. Can someone help me?

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  • Ubuntu: Adding new user as sudoer in command line

    I'm trying to add a user through adduser but I'm not able to see it in System->Administration->Users and Groups, I can only see it when I actually logout / log back in. Also, can I set a user as a sudoer too? Can I do it through the command line?

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