• 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Ubuntu: Locate text file which contains a specific word

    I'm using Ubuntu and I need to locate a text file that's in my hard disk, which contains a specific word. I'm looking to use a graphic application. Is there an app for this?

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  • Copying Ubuntu system to new HDD

    I had a HDD that has roughly a few years of data on it and Ubuntu as well. I need to remove the entire system to a new HDD. But I'm worried I can't relink the system. Would Clonezilla work for this? If not, how can I move everything over?

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  • Nginx: Unrecognized service error message comes up when manually started Nginx on Ubuntu

    For Ubuntu, I recently installed rails / nginx but I've run into a problem. When I'm trying to start nginx, I keep getting this error: nginx: unrecognized service. Anyone know how to fix that? Appreciate the help.

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  • Error message when updating Ubuntu device: Wireless is disabled by hardware switch

    I just updated Ubuntu on my Acer device but when I did the update, I keep getting this message: Wireless is disabled by hardware switch. For some reason, I can't click the enable wireless button either (it's greyed out). What should I do?

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  • Sub domain in Apache in Ubuntu

    How can I create sub domain: Eg:www.maysite.com subdomain is www.busines.mysite.com?

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  • Boot manager keeps replacing Grub in Windows 8

    I have a Sony Vaio laptop and I have Windows 8 installed on it. I also installed Ubuntu on it too. So when I boot it up in Grub, I can choose between the two. But here's the thing: Grub doesn't display anymore when I use Windows 8. It keeps changing from Grub to Boot Manager. Why does this keep...

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  • Fix locale issue when starting up a service on Ubuntu

    On my Ubuntu machine, whenever I'm starting a service up, I keep getting this error message: perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings: LANGUAGE = "en_US:en", LC_ALL = (unset), LC_MESSAGES = "en_US.UTF-8", LANG = "en_US.UTF-8" are supported and...

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  • Getting error message when burning Ubuntu to CD

    I just recently burned Ubuntu to one of my CDs. However, after I tried booting it up, I keep getting this message: This kernel requires the following features not present on the CPU: pae Unable to boot - please use a kernel appropriate for your CPU. Has anyone seen this before? If so, what can I do?

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  • How to install Ubuntu on a pre-installed Windows PC

    For most of my life, I've been using Microsoft Windows. However, after much consideration, I'm moving to Ubuntu! Here's my question: Windows 8 is already installed on my PC but can I also install Ubuntu on it? Would WUBI work?

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