• Ubuntu 14.04 – How to Change Home Directory

    Hi, I've a dual boot system, Windows 7 with Ubuntu 14.04,. There is only one user in Ubuntu and only one in Windows too. How can I point my Ubuntu user's Documents, Downloads, Pictures etc. Folders to the one on Windows 7 User's? So that whatever OS I'm in, I've the same documents / downloads /...

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  • Why is my POP3 password always refused by Evolution?

    I have not yet been able to access my mail through evolution. It refuses my POP pass word continuously. I am getting very upset as I have to go elsewhere etc.

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  • Protecting an Ubuntu 8.04 implementation

    I just started with Ubuntu Alternet 8.04.1 LTS with 1386 ISO. As a new user I want to protect my system before I get on the internet. I felt unprotected using Windows, and got adaware and viruses. I downloaded and burned these .deb files for protection along with Avast! for Linux : bastille -...

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  • Configuring multiple network cards in Ubuntu

    I need to make a router with Ubuntu. I need to install more than one network card (with separate IP addresses and config for each card). How can I do this?

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  • Ubuntu: OpenOffice 3.0.1

    Should I install the latest Open Office 3.0.1 or wait for an official Ubuntu update? I guess it shouldn't harm if I do?

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  • How to list all IPs in the connected network through Ubuntu

    I've been using Ubuntu lately and I was wondering if there's a command line (command) that can list all of my IPs from my devices that are connected to the network. I'm assuming this needs to e a command line since I'll be running it through C++. Can someone help me out here?

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  • Giving write access of a folder to all users in Ubuntu

    We recently installed Apache on Ubuntu this past week and we've noticed that the /var/www folder is protected. We already know that we can 'sudo' everything but we're looking to just give it write access. How can we do this?

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  • Check which Apache modules are enabled or installed on Ubuntu

    My apologizes for the short question but is there a way to check which Apache modules are enabled / installed? Thank you.

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  • How to increase the number of TCP/IP connections in Linux

    I'm currently programming a server and I've noticed that my number of connections is being limited since my bandwidth isn't being saturated. The thing is that I've already set the number of connections to unlimited. Would there be a way to increase the maximum number of connections that my Ubuntu...

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  • Error message when writing C program in Linux

    I'm pretty interested in learning to write C programs that use threads. Here's a program that my friend showed me: #include #include #define NUM_THREADS 5 void *PrintHello(void *threadid) { long tid; tid = (long)threadid; printf("Hello World! It's me, thread #%ld!\n", tid); pthread_exit(NULL); }...

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  • PHP.INFO is showing wrong size in Ubuntu

    We're looking to change the limit of our PHP upload file sizes. Here's some info we have on these: Configuration File (php.ini) Path /etc/php5/apache2 Loaded Configuration File /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini And here's the content of our PHP.INI file: upload_max_filesize = 50M post_max_size = 50M...

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  • Linux: Setting chmod for a folder and its subfolders and files

    Does anybody know if there's a way to set "chmod 755" for /opt/lampp/htdocs and it's content including subfolders and files? And if I create a new folder, can the chmod be automatically set to 755? Sometimes, this works but only for this folder. chmod 75 /opt/lampp/htdocs

    ITKE354,365 pointsBadges:
  • Discover Wi-Fi connections in Ubuntu

    How can I search for available wireless networks using Ubuntu? It just asks me about the name of the network.

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  • Notepad++ alternative in Linux

    Ever since I started using Notepad++ on Microsoft Windows, I've pretty much become addicted to it. But I've recently had to move to Ubuntu and now I'm missing it. Is there an alternative to it? Thank you.

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  • Unable to login in to LAMP on Ubuntu

    I recently installed LAMP on Ubuntu and then set my root password on phpMyAdmin. I already forgot the password and I can't login. I tried to change the password through the terminal, I've been getting this: "ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket...

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  • Autoatically run program on startup using Ubuntu Linux

    One of my programs needs to be run every time I start up my Ubuntu Linux, so I'm trying to to add it to my startup programs list. I do have an issue: This needs to be done through Terminal. Is this possible? Thank you very much.

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  • Dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu

    Does anyone have instructions on how to dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu?

    ITKE354,365 pointsBadges:
  • Cloning my dual boot Ubuntu/Mac PC to another

    HI, I have some computers which dual boots Ubuntu and Mac. I need to do the same in around 20 PCs again! How can I do using less resources and time? (All PCs are of the same configuration). All computers can be connected via LAN. I think Norton Ghost is not a solution.

    Jibin405 pointsBadges:
  • Unable to proceed with bucardo installation

    I'm installing Bucardo to use it with PostgreSQL. My problem is, after I have created a process ID directory, and when I tried to proceed with the installation, I received an error message saying "psql: FATAL: password authentication failed for user "postgres" Sorry, unable to determine the...

    suburbanerrorist5 pointsBadges:
  • Ubuntu installing into D-drive

    I have windows 7 installed on local drive. I have 3 partitions c, d, and e.. I want ubuntu to be installed in d drive. there are files in d drive which I don't really care about. I tried but it displayed some mount error. I'm new to this and have no idea what to do.

    Suneal5 pointsBadges:

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