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I need to run exec bash to accsess Jekyll or Ruby for example

I installed chruby, ruby-install from this tutorial and changed .bashrc acording to it. I can use Jekyll to build websites now, but only after I run exec $SHELL. Otherwise bash tells me the command ...
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Any tips for setting up thumb rejection (MacBook Air)?

When using a trackpad, I prefer to hover my thumb over the lower portion (as there used to be a button there!). Whenever I do that in elementaryOS, the system stops moving the cursor, and assumes I ...
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Trying to install citrix receiver in elementary OS

I followed these instructions https://help.ubuntu.com/community/CitrixICAClientHowTo However here are the issues being faced: When using epiphany, my credentials fail everytime. I installed Firefox ...
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Update size keeps increasing? What could be causing this?

I've noticed that when I close and reopen AppCenter, the size of the updates keeps on increasing, as seen in these screenshots: http://imgur.com/a/8OKlG What could be causing this to happen?
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Lenovo ideapad FLEX 4-1130 Install

My Lenovo ideapad FLEX 4-1130 does not progress past the GRUB2 screen using either UEFI or BIOS modes. In either instance selecting any of the boot options (live, install, oem install, checkdisk) ...
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Black screen after wake after accidental greeter change

I installed eOS a while ago and I'm pretty happy with it, but a few days ago came a problem. I was playing around with Solaar to get my mouse's SmartShift to work and I may have downloaded and ran the ...
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virtual terminal (getty) inaccessible?

My issue is that I cannot login on a virtual terminal (getty). So CtlAltF2 does not give me a login prompt. None of the gettys does actually. Only shortly after booting up I can get a prompt but that ...
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Terminal Crashes on start

I changed something in ~/.bashrc and after I sourced it, my Terminal hasn't started anymore. It just starts without any Text and crashes after a few seconds, I tried to restore the old .bashrc-file, ...
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Will Logitech K380 and MX Master work on elementary OS?

I tried googling, but cannot find a definitive answer. Here's the thing - I'm allergic to cables, so I'm using bluetooth everything. So far only Ubuntu allowed me to connect MX Master mouse and K380 ...
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High cpu usage Chrome

I am in Elementary Loki 0.4 64 bit Google Chrome version 57 when I play a youtube video CPU USAGE is insane about 90, the video is only 480p. when I play through audience it's just 30 percent max and ...
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Cannot open Steam (weird error on terminal)

I have reinstalled Steam but when I try to run it from terminal, it gives me this: Repairing installation, linking /home/blade/.steam/steam to /home/blade/.local/share/Steam Running Steam on ...
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Weird update error

Just saw this this afternoon. Is there a problem with an update that's coming down?
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How to add new mode to xrandr?

I can create a newmode in display settings, but when I attempt to add the newly created mode to VGA, VGA1 or VGA-1, an error of output VGA, VGA1 or VGA-1 not found, is returned. How do I solve this ...
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can't see my hdd or ssd on instalation

i can't see any of my hard drivers on the installation, but when i run gparted they are both there. How i can see then on installation? or install from live boot via terminal?
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Problems with boot after installation

I'm trying to install elementary OS on a laptop with a windows 8.1 instalation. I wanted to erase everything from the windows installation and then install nicely the elementary OS on it. I've ...
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Partitioning dual boot

Another day another question. :) I've been trying eOS for the last couple of days on a external hdd. I very much like what I see. Because of that, I want to move from ubuntu to eOS. For that, I was ...
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Wifi stays Disable in HP X360 i5

I have checked all the solutions mentioned on this website but none worked for me. WIFI stays disabled. Pls. find attached below picture for the reference.
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elementary OS unable to boot

I'm dual booting elementary os Loki with windows 10 (Acer Aspire R-13), the install seems to work fine and I got up and running but when I shut down and restart the computer it defaults back to ...
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Unexpected flickering mouse and constant clicking

I have installed Elementary recently and all works wonderful. I only fight with this issue. The cursor or mouse arrow is clicking constantly for a while. Then it mostly stops for a minute and comes ...
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Can't reboot into elementary OS after MBpro PRAM reset

I had to reset the PRAM on my MB Pro the other day. I had elementary OS installed, and it would automatically boot to it (still hadn't figure out how to get the GRUB screen up). I would have to hold ...
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New session when the lockscreen shows up (or when my laptop goes in standby)

I'm running ElementaryOS Loki since yesterday and I'm very pleased so far, there is just one annoyance that I couldn't figure out. I get a new session (as in: no programs open and a completely empty ...
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boot disk will not load on my Core 2 Duo osx 10.6.8

When I restart holding the option key I do get the Windows DVD (Elementary) boot option, all is normal. When I select it the process starts loading from DVD and hangs with a message (1. ...
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No tap-to-click setting for ASUS F556 touchpad on eOS Loki

I am having an issue with my ASUS F556U laptop touchpad - changes I make in touchpad settings have no effect, I cannot turn tap-to-click off and scrolling doesn't work, no matter what I do. So I have ...
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elementary OS & RX 480

I am new with elementary OS I have a problem, my RX 480 Shappire nitro oc don't work with this OS and now i have a bad resolution I follow this: http://support.amd.com/en-us/kb-articles/Pages/AMD-...
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Gnome Boxes won't create a VM

Running from the GUI I get "Box setup failed" -pretty sparse there Gnome team!! (I know this is the elementary forum, but just saying...) Running from Terminal, I get: (gnome-boxes:31127): Boxes-...
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Loading animation freezing in Loki

As I have stated in the title the loading icon animations are seem to be freezing. I have experienced this in the AppCenter update tab and during the Wi-Fi connection. However after a while the ...
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UEFI dual boot won't dual boot

I have a work laptop that had an encrypted partition with Windows 7 and I wanted to dual boot it with Loki. I installed Loki, but during the installation process it told me that I couldn't install it ...
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I can't pair my Apple Mouse and Keyboard

How to add my Magic Mouse and Wireless Keyboard to OS? In Device Search doesn't recognize any of device.
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Double Grub boot

after doing a clean install of Elementary OS, i got the Grub boot loader. So i thought, i get rid of the whole installation and do a full clean reinstall. And now i have a double Grub boot loader. On ...
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Alcor card reader problem

I am using Elementary OS Freya with generic kernel 3.19 I couldn't able to use my card reader. Nothing happens when I insert a card. lsusb Bus 002 Device 003: ID 093a:3701 Pixart Imaging, Inc. Bus ...
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Xbox One Controller Compatibility

I'm a very new, basic Linux user and was trying to get my Xbox One controller to work with my pc and Elementary OS setup. I want to specifically use it for game emulation (RetroArch). I can't seem to ...
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Black, Unresponsive screen when Locking Desktop Session

When locking, the screen goes black and the system becomes unresponsive. I have looked carefully for available solutions and have tried them. None have worked for me. I am using Radeon R9 285/380 with ...
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Can elementary OS be installed on a laptop that you can't disable Secure Boot?

Can elementary OS be installed on a laptop that you can't disable Secure Boot?
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Odd characters added to redirect command

When I run a simple bash statement I get extra characters in the redirect of that statement. Example, if I run for i in 12345 abcd 7890; do echo $i ; done > test.txt and then do a cat -A test.txt ...
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Determine Missing Files

I am very new to Linux. My question is this : I have installed CodeBlocks IDE from the AppCenter, and tried to compile a simple "Hello World" program to no avail. After researching and looking at ...
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juno 5.0 install on ssd black screen

all Have new PC with ssd 970 EVO Plus Board is ASUS Prime B45M-A with integrated Graphics Install with usb stick Juno 5.0 provides the setup screen with options F1-F5 have set nomodeset. Install ...
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Unable to install Wine; Using instructions from WineHQ

Here is a link showing my terminal. I can not install Wine and it is frustrating, Please offer some advice. https://imgur.com/N0vFwCy
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External speakers don't get listed/recognized

The sound from hdmi works good, but in settings, my external speakers dont get listed at all. Anyone have a
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vertically stacked monitors do not line up

I run my system with the big monitor stacked on top of the laptop monitor. I can not align the monitors in the control panel so they are one on top of the other. I can only join them at the corners. ...
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Drag and Drop doesn't work on newly copied files

elementary OS 5.0 Juno Files 4.1.7 Drag on newly copied files doesn't seem to work and have to close and relaunch the Files application to get it back to working. Steps to reproduce: Copy a ...
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Error durin installation of a program

During the installation of a software (Abaqus) the following error appears: An error occurred while executing the action. Technical details: Creating child process failed. Log ID is 0001 /home/luca/...
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How to fix broken packages?

How can i fix those broken packages? i cant's install anything on the system and i think tha's the error:
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Missing Icons in AppCenter - Juno

I'm missing 4 icons in AppCenter. All the other application icons are displayed. It looks like there was a similar issue in Loki... App Center missing icons on Loki ..but that looks like it was ...
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How do I turn off the bluetooth at the start of the system?

How do I turn off the default bluetooth power on at the start of the system?
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Unable to load desktop screen after entering my password

I'm currently using loki elementary and its running very smoothly but yesterday I updated a OS update from app center after that when I restart my system and when enter my password a black screen ...
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Boot screen error (?)

I get to the login screen, put in my password, press enter then a black screen with a flashing line appears for 3 seconds then it goes back to the login screen
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How to fix bad drawing menu?

My menu appears whit like duplicated box in the background on different stiles. Why its this happening? how to fix it? Thanks
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Selecting text on WebKit2

What method is available to select text on webkit2gtk. I could not find anything on the API for Vala webkit2: https://valadoc.org/webkit2gtk-4.0/WebKit.WebView.html The requirement is to get the ...
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Failed to Authenticate apt upgrade

Command run: sudo apt upgrade [sudo] password for user: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages ...
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Steam not working in Elementary OS Loki

When I try to start Steam, it just starts and closes for some reason. I use Elementary OS Loki. I installed steam using sudo apt install steam the output in the console when I tried to run it in ...

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