Questions tagged [ubuntu]

Use this tag in addition to the 'linux' tag for questions where integration in the default Ubuntu interface is a requirement. If you're just looking for Linux software and happen to be running Ubuntu, use only the 'linux' tag.

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Should i use docker or ubuntu dual boot with window

I am currently working on a project which will use some shell commands i currently have a windows operating system but most VPS (virtual private server) use Ubuntu/Linux as an operating system on ...
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Backup software for Ubuntu with GUI

I am looking for backup software for ubuntu desktop with below ability: Should have GUI Having ability to restore single file from Backup Password Encryption Ability to backup on G-drive dropbox ...
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Image viewer with two images zooming at same time

I am looking for an image viewer which can load two images of the same size at the same time and when I zoom in one, the same region is being displayed on the other one. Any idea, for such software on ...
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Need to use only the emulator of android studio, so i don't need to load any projects

i need to use only the emulator without loading any project or other things. Is there a way maybe a terminal command to run it without opening Android studio and load a project. I'm using ubuntu
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Easy version control + version comparison for TeX

What would you suggest for this situation. Person studies mathematics and uses Xubuntu on his home computer. He needs to write his thesis such that he can see different versions easily. Someone ...
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Need to make a script that will use a password protected file and generate an output

I am designing a Lab for a course at university.For this the students will download a folder called LAB1 and this will contain subfolders called author_solution ,student_solution and evaluate.sh file....
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Connecting to a VPN without using its Internet [closed]

i want to connect my Server (Ubuntu Server 18.04 without GUI) to my fritz.box (a German Router from AVM!) How do i achieve this?
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knowrob_common cannot locate [ease_ontology]

I try to install and follow the instruction then I got stuck which I typed rosdep install --ignore-src --from-paths and the error shown: knowrob_common: Cannot locate rosdep definition for [...
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How use multiple IP on VPS server?

I have Ubuntu 18.04 on VPS server. I buy 2 extra IP addresses and I have problem to use them. I try configure /etc/netplan/50-cloud-init.yaml file and I think do that properly because on sudo ...
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Ubuntu 18.04: MySql don't start XAMPP

When i run xampp on ubuntu, i run: nico@epc004: sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Starting XAMPP for Linux 7.3.6-0... XAMPP: Starting Apache...ok. XAMPP: Starting MySQL...ok. XAMPP: Starting ProFTPD...ok. ...
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Universal Cloud Storage for Node, MongoDB and React

I am using Amazon E2C and is there any cloud service that I can use to automatically update codes? Or which programs or method professionals use to share folders between Ubuntu Server?
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Linux terminal that supports RTL (non KDE)

I am on Ubuntu unity 16.04, I am looking for: Free Linux terminal that supports RTL Not KDE based Works in ZSH because bicoin does not Huge bonus if it can be integrated in VScode, in fact the reason ...
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debconf-i18n depends on debconf (= 1.5.58ubuntu2); however: Version of debconf on system is 1.5.58ubuntu1 [migrated]

when I tried to install git in Ubuntu 16.04, sudo apt-get install git debconf-i18n : Depends: debconf (= 1.5.58ubuntu2) but 1.5.58ubuntu1 is to be installed git : Depends: liberror-perl but it ...
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Visual Studio Code Blueprint

In the past I used to create solutions based on Docker files and/or Makefile's in order to do an easy-to-run, completely configured template for the project. Right now I am looking for some not really ...
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How to connect Odoo/ ERP via internet? [closed]

I searched on the internet is there a tutorial to see how to connect Odoo 11 on the internet but I did not find, I found the reverse proxy Nginx but nothing else, is it what is a guide/tuto for that? ...
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Recording Screen Time for Linux

I want an application that can record my screen time (like screen time in macOS). It should be able to show me how much time I have spent on each of the applications I have been using. I have found ...
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What utilities can be used to manage Bluetooth protocols in Ubuntu (allow, deny Bluetooth protocols)?

I need to setup Bluetooth dongle only for outgoing connections and only with specific protocols(services and class of devices). Is there some utilities similar to iptables? Or I can do this only by ...
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Tool to keep track of which dynamic power management technique is being used by my Linux machine

I have read that the OS on computers uses one of the Dynamic Power Management (DPS) or Dynamic Voltage Frequency Scaling (DVFS) techniques to reduce power consumption by a process. I want to know if ...
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Type of eclipse ide to install for scala developers

I need to install an eclipse ide for my scala programs...i have found different versions like : eclipse ide for java developers, for enterprise java developers and so on... Which one should i choose?
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Scala ide recommandation

I am still new to Apache spark, hdfs and scala. I am starting a new project on Spark. I am using HDFS and Scala. I need an Ide for my scala programming. I know how to use Netbeans but now after doing ...
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C++ library for matrix calculations and potential distribution calculations

Good morning everyone. I need to create a matrix. It should be a "map" on which I'll be able to present a distribution of a potential field. After that I want to create a vector field (so calculate a ...
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Linux Remote Desktop across WAN

I have three remote Linux desktops running behind a router which I need to maintain from behind my router. It has worked perfectly with TeamViewer (TV) 10 until recently, when TV have tightened up ...
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Pair programming software for Ubuntu

I'm looking for a virtual coworking environment to work with my team in a software developement. I've seen a lot of paid ones, but I image if there is some free softwares, mainly for linux which is ...
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Extend Remote second monitor

I have Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, I would like to extend my monitor by using another laptop. I tried to use TeamViewer, but I didn't find an option to share part of monitor. Maybe someone knows of a program ...
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BitCoin GUI wallet which doesn't use much disk space

I want a BitCoin GUI wallet which doesn't use much disk space. bitcoin.org/en/bitcoin-core/features/requirements says that Bitcoin Core uses 200GB. It is clearly too much. I would prefer to take no ...
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Simple Markdown viewer for Ubuntu

I am looking for a Markdown viewer. It should: run locally on Ubuntu - be a normal program, not a browser addon, webapp or anything else that requires usage of browser* Preferable: simple and ...
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Automating tasks on a website

I have a website where I want to automate some tasks and make some "bot-like" program that will run on it. I am struggling to figure out the best option for this task. My initial thoughts have been to ...
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Software that can print correct temperature for AMD Ryzen 2990WX

Recently I got a machine with an AMD Ryzen 2990WX CPU and sensors from lm-sensors seems to give me wrong temperature to me. Its output looks like iwlwifi-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: ...
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Which software allows me to perform hierarchical clustering manually?

I have 211 language names and I want to visualize them in a meaningful way. The first thing are language families, but besides that there are other "levels" of relationships. Is there a software ...
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Ubuntu YouTube music player with playlist search and download

I want to play YouTube music without having to run a web browser. Requirements: Let me enter keywords to search for playlists, and select a playlist to play Let me easily download or at least ...
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OCR software for Linux

I am looking for OCR software to digitalize scans. Some are prints, some are hand-written (like this). I want to have an easier time finding documents. So I want to generate one text file for each ...
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SQL Server client for Ubuntu

I need to connect to a MS SQL Server database from my Ubuntu machine. Any client suggested? I found libmono-entityframework-sqlserver6.0-cil, will that work? It doesn't sound like just a client: ...
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Memory Probe (Consumption) Utility for TensorFlow

I'm working with TensorFlow framework on multi GPU machine. I want to know that, is there any utility available to monitor TensorFlow memory usage for CPU, RAM and GPU memory consumption. I'm using ...
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Ubuntu command line client for JIRA

I need a command line client for Jira. What would you recommend? Requirements: Open/close/comment a JIRA issue OS: Ubuntu preferably installable via apt usable (not low level) interface interactive ...
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Xbox adaptive controller for Linux

I'm looking for a driver for the Adaptive Controller for the Xbox One by Microsoft. I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 for ROS Kinetic, which has a driver for the regular Xbox One controller, but not for the ...
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Is there a way to multiple users share the same machine simultaneously?

I recently started a scientific initiation in a laboratory at my university. We are a little short of money and in need of new computer. Is there any free program (for Ubuntu, preferably) that allows ...
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How to use a ubuntu server for re-encoding media files?

I am using a ubuntu 16.04 server from Microsoft Azure. I want to use the server to reencode(from h24 to h265) video(mp4,mkv) files on it. I am using SSH to connect to the server. My server specs are ...
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Linux keeping own package manager across the LAN network

We are using Ubuntu machines for our LAN networks. To install some packages for every machine, we use the Ubuntu package manager apt. Let's say about installing git for every machine. Instead of ...
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Log highest disk-reading process, every second, even on almost-freezed Linux

My computer sometimes freezes because some process starts to read huge amounts of data from the hard disk. I want to find out what process does this. The tool must: Add one line to a given text file ...
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Tool for sketching / drawing / painting quickly (Linux / Ubuntu)

I'm looking for a simple, fast and intuitive tool for sketching/drawing/painting in Ubuntu/Linux. I have Gimp installed and I like it, but I'm looking for something simpler and faster, to quickly ...
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Is there cheap or free drawing application which has brush with self-improoving brush-stroke

I've seen such in Clip Studio Paint (ex Manga Studio). There is brush that makes such strokes that when you made a stroke it's shape became better: it became more smooth and tips became sharp. It may ...
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IDE for C, Ubuntu

Looking for a recommendation for IDE. I'm learning to program in C, using Ubuntu. Is Eclipse good enough? or are there better IDE's for C?
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CLI Markdown viewer with Chapter selection support

I'm looking for a simple CLI Markdown viewer with support for Chapter selection for Ubuntu. My main goal is to have a single file with notes separated to chapters so I can list those and select one to ...
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Clean Install - Dual boot Windows/Ubuntu [closed]

I'm going to install Windows (as default boot - for a daily use/games) on a new computer, with a new SSD. I'd like to add a dual boot for Ubuntu (for more technical uses - Development). What do you ...
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Lossless JPG rotation as a Nautilus context menu or lightweight GUI

I often have to rotate JPG pictures that are precious originals, often taken years ago with cameras that did not have many pixels. Right now I rotate them with GIMP, but due to the arbitrary ...
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Program to make an overlay appear when a particular program is active

For example, when I'm working on something using TeXWorks, I want a small semi-transparent box in the background with useful text information like shortcuts and other notes. If I make another program ...
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Which dotfile manager should I use for advanced dotfile management?

I want to get rid of my custom shell scripts for managing dotfiles (~/.* files and ~/.*/ directories in the HOME directory). In addition the tool needs to be capable of managing IDE specific files as ...
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Markdown editor with which I can embed handwritten notes and edit them

I extensively use markdown to take notes and render it in Html or PDF (using Pandoc). I have a Wacom stylus. And I want to take hand-written notes (specifically, lecture notes). I want to embed these ...
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Tool to support aptitude updates

Running apt-get update can be somewhat painful at times, with error messages like this: Reading package lists... Done E: The repository 'http://ppa.launchpad.net/ys/emojione-picker/ubuntu bionic ...
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Batch splitting large files into smaller files

I am looking for a program for Microsoft Windows or Ubuntu that can take as input a folder and splitting in any file larger than some file size threshold into smaller files. I don't want to have to ...