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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
7 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
7 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

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: ...
1
vote
0answers
7 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
34 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

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....
1
vote
0answers
25 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
42 views

Ubuntu command line client for stackoverflow?

What command line client for StackOverflow is suitable for me? Requirements: OS: Ubuntu support for various StackExchange communities (not only StackOverflow) preferably installable via apt browsing ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Calculation of Eigenvalues

I hope this is an easy question: can you recommend an online calculator of Eigenvalues accepting variable coefficients of the matrix? I am not able up to now to find one... I would also consider an ...
1
vote
0answers
78 views

Email client for Linux

I have used Thunderbird as an email client for years, but with the update to version 60, essential extensions are not working anymore. The worst issue is that Thunderbird doesn't have a persistent ...
1
vote
2answers
81 views

Scrolling through pictures via Terminal Linux

I've been looking for a tool that either works or can be customized for the following task. My end goal is to use the terminal to open, and navigate through some folder containing pictures. The ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

Ubuntu. Keys emulation

There are tenkeyless (slim) keyboards with don't have numpad and dont' have emulation of numpad, so I would like to emulate numpad on UIOJKLM<> buttons on holding ALT or WIN key. Is there ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

Linux word processor with good inline Word formula support

Is there a word processor for Linux, specifically Ubuntu, which has excellent support for Word equations in existing docx documents? LibreOffice supports viewing and editing equations, but the ...
1
vote
0answers
564 views

Structured Log viewer

Is there a log viewer for ubuntu 16.04 which is gratis Preferably in the Ubuntu repositories or available via PyPI/pip, but if the quality is really high having it only on Github should be ok as ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Is there a program in windows which can search menu items like Ubuntu Unity?

In unity dash, you can search commands in menu bar of a program, is there a similar program on windows?
1
vote
0answers
45 views

Music player server that works with pulseaudio out of the box

I would like to use a music player daemon along the lines of the program called "Music player daemon" (also known as "mpd") or xmms2. I mean something specific by "out of the box": I am running ...
1
vote
1answer
98 views

Schedule download of new files on an FTP server

There is an ftp server from which I want to download weekly the new files that were added to some folders. Also I need something more advanced than wget or scp, the server conf is funny and I have ...
1
vote
0answers
149 views

Something lik Intel True Key for Ubuntu Linux?

I like Intel True Key that lets me login by the camera and program that recognizes my face. I use that with MS-Windows 10 on a laptop (Asus UX301LA). Now I wonder if there is something similar for ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

Program for mass-managing audio cards

I am looking to do simultaneous translation of a conference we are hosting. I would prefer to have the mixing for this project on computer; ideally Ubuntu, as that is what I am the most familiar with....
1
vote
2answers
46 views

Python language in Ubuntu [closed]

I want to learn Python, but I don't know which good software I could use to do that. Furthermore, I'd like to take a good course to learn this language. Questions : Which good software could I use ...
1
vote
0answers
595 views

Ubuntu Video Library manager

I'm looking for a video library manager that works for Ubuntu 16.04. Some of the key capabilities is to be able to sort-by and manage ID3 tags and playback mp4 files within the application. With all ...
1
vote
0answers
566 views

Local bookmark manager for Linux (Kubuntu)

I am searching for a browser-independent manager for web bookmarks that I can install on my local Linux Kubuntu (Ubuntu + KDE) machine. It would also be great if that manger could be accessible via ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

Search the internet for pictures by keyword and automatically download a set number of the results in the original resolutions (Ubuntu 14.04)?

This is the task I would like to be able to perform: Search for images on the internet by a keyword Automatically download a specified number of the search results in the original image resolutions ...
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Notifier about visible ISS passes and/or Iridium flares for Ubuntu PC

I am trying to find application that would be capable of notifying me about visible ISS pases for specified location and/or visible Iridium flares for specified location. This software must be ...
1
vote
0answers
42 views

What software/toolkit should I use to manage/plan out a year-long trip across multiple countries?

In a few years I plan on traveling, pretty much all around the world. This is going to cost a good deal of money and be very complex, so I'm going to begin planning now. What software/toolkit is the ...
1
vote
0answers
112 views

Sending SMS from PC without splitting the message into parts

I know there are a lot of apps that enable sending SMS through PC/Laptop. I've tried a number of them. But my problem is these apps break my message into parts when the messages exceed 160 characters. ...
1
vote
0answers
34 views

Android remote file browser for Ubuntu, graphical

From Ubuntu Linux, I want to quickly find and download any file present on my Android device, and in particular pictures. Requirements: Runs on Ubuntu Graphical interface with pictures thumbnails (...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

Good screenshot annotation tools on Linux [duplicate]

UPDATE: @Jan Doggen, please spend some time actually read my question and try to understand it instead of bashing it. You first thought "the answers suggested there do not meet my criteria" was ...
1
vote
0answers
66 views

Online radio for Ubuntu

Must have: Support for web proxy access Possibility to load custom streams Should have: Understandable UI But only command line is also option Possibility to also play local sources Nice to have: ...
1
vote
1answer
114 views

Free voice chat program ubuntu through proxy

Is there any free ubuntu or linux application for voice-chat over internet connected through proxy? Need an application suggestion for voice-chat with friends over internet which should be able to ...
0
votes
2answers
100 views

Music player supporting resumption after close

I'm looking for a music player for Ubuntu Linux that supports resuming the song, position in that song, and the playlist in which the song was located once I open it again (essentially saving state on ...
0
votes
2answers
64 views

Software or method to batch invert b/w images

I have directories of 100-500 small black & white image files (jpg) that I need to batch invert, from white text on black to black text on white. They will then be input to tesseract-ocr. I am ...
0
votes
2answers
69 views

Expose a directory on my server for download over HTTP

I want to expose a directory on my Ubuntu server, for user to explore over a browser and download. Users would be within my LAN, and I don't have security/authentication need. Any software which ...
0
votes
2answers
142 views

Is there a git-like Google Drive client for Windows?

(Ported from SuperUser on the advice of @kenorb) I'm an avid user of Google Drive to sync files between my laptop, smartphone, and work computer. It makes my life much simpler, as I can easily ...
0
votes
1answer
8 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
86 views

Deterministic Password Generator

I am looking for deterministic password generators which are available for Linux. My goal is to have one password to remember and use that to make passwords for all my logins.
0
votes
1answer
292 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
60 views

PHP editor with debug option [duplicate]

I need a PHP editor like eclipse to debug my codes. Is there any open source available for ubuntu?
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Recovering files from ISO file on Ubuntu 16

I'm trying to recover a damaged data CD. I followed the example dd if=/dev/sr0 of=image.iso bs=2048 conv=noerror,notrunc iflag=nonblock on this link http://hyperlogos.org/page/Recovering-damaged-...
0
votes
2answers
765 views

Linux hard drive speed test

I would like a lhard drive speed test software. I have tried black magic but it doesn't appear to support Linux. What are my options?
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Terminal that supports PgDn as option

I would like a terminal for Ubuntu that supports PgDn and PgUp as the default functionality and to send them to the current Unix application when you press PgDn+Shift.
0
votes
1answer
435 views

Use Geany IDE On Ubuntu For Objective-c & C# [closed]

Is there any IDE is available in Ubuntu for programming in C# and Objective -C . I have already one IDE called Geany installed . I want to use it for writing C# and objective -C if it is possible .
0
votes
1answer
95 views

What's the Parallel (virtual Machine) alternative for windows 8.1 [closed]

I'm trying to run Ubuntu 15 in virtual machine on Windows 8.1, I had experience with Parallel on mac it work perfectly so I'm looking for its alternative if it's possible on windows. Any Ideas?
0
votes
0answers
2 views

help: How to resolve.. error installing stackdriver agent in CE without external IP. Already open the private google access

E: Could not get lock /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock directory /var/lib/apt/lists/