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Loki - running on a Chromebook using crouton
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You might want to install from a terminal with sudo dpkg --install ~/Downloads/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb sudo apt-get install -f so that you get more verbose error messages.

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"The software is not from a trusted source" when updating Operating System from AppCenter
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There is a repository key missing. To fix this, you can add the key in a terminal window with the following command: wget --quiet http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:Horst3180/xUbuntu_16....

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How to get my computer to turn off when the lid is closed
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You can set your computer to shut down if you close the lid (and this separately for Plugged in and On Battery modes). However I don't really understand how can you not have to restart the computer ...

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How to make OpenPGP Applet appear on Wingpanel?
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Sadly, it is not something that is going to work. You cannot use this applet with Wingpanel, as it is not compatible with elementary OS, it has been developed for Gnome.

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Problem software instalation 'Demeter'
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You should open your ~/.bashrc file with a text editor and correct the last line (line 168) so that there are two separate lines: esac eval $(perl -I$HOME/perl5/lib/perl5 -Mlocal::lib) The problem ...

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how to automatically run a script as root to mount a network share
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You want to run a script that does not need user interaction so there is absolutely no problem that it does not ask for the root password. Actually the file /etc/rc.local is run with root user ...

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Audience video player last played video
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Actually this is a feature, not a bug. However if you do not need it, you might want to implement some sort of solution to reset it. Some alternatives depending on your exact needs follow. You might ...

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1,414 lines of syslog has been written when computer starting up - is it normal?
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There is no problem with 1,5k lines in the syslog at startup, it can be absolutely normal. However, there might be some errors that cause slow startup indeed, for finding them you should look more ...

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How to get my partition back
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Your old partitions should show up in the Files file manager under Devices. You can click on them to mount them and access the files on these partitions.

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How can I downgrade to Linux Kernel 4.2?
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There is no Linux 4.2 kernel image package in Loki so unless you are an experienced user you should not downgrade the kernel as it might render your system completely useless. If you want to risk ...

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How to close error reporting to Ubuntu
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You can remove whoopsie (from the command line): sudo apt remove --purge whoopsie

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Trash bin problem
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Actually if I understand correctly, you have the Trash docklet on your Plank. This is not the same as the other application icons on Plank. So actually the expected behavior is not to minimize on the ...

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How do I find shortcuts to text editor Scratch?
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You can change between the editor tabs and the terminal with Ctrl+Alt+t.

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VPN list strange behaviour
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For your second question check out: https://elementary.io/get-involved#funding As for your first one, you might want to file a bug report instead.

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Can't get linux-image source
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To install kernel source you have to enable source repositories, that is have a deb-src line that corresponds to the main repository deb line in the /etc/apt/sources.list file. For instance, deb http:...

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Missing Epson printer driver
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You can check at http://www.openprinting.org/printer/Epson/Epson-XP-412_413_415_Series You should install the amd64 deb package from this site, download it and use the command line user@machine:~/...

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Haskell Platform last version
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There is a PPA for GHC and Cabal, you should check if it is what you need: https://launchpad.net/~hvr/+archive/ubuntu/ghc You can add this to your system with sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hvr/ghc ...

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How change the default installation path?
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You cannot really change installation path as unixes use a fixed file system hierarchy. To understand the file system layout in elementary OS you can see https://askubuntu.com/questions/138547/how-to-...

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unable to open uris or files with this app
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You should try to re-assign Foxit Reader to pdf files. In order to do so you can select a pdf file in Files, right mouse click on it to open the Properties dialog and select Foxit Reader in the Open ...

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Don't show minimized windows in overview
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This is not possible as long as the windows are not closed but only minimized. As a workaround, you can put these windows you do not want to see among the other to another workspace so they do not ...

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Messed up Mount Options
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Hopefully you have a backup of your /etc/fstab files. Anyway, you should have at least one line in your /etc/fstab for your root file system: # / was on /dev/sda1 during installation UUID=239cd0e6-...

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.bashrc doesn't exist and doesn't work
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There must be some configuration issues, as there is a .bashrc and a .profile file in a default user home directory. You can check the default settings files in /etc/skel. Or you might want to ...

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Remove plank without removing elementary-tweaks in Loki?
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They are linked indeed: the package elementary-tweaks depends on plank, so cannot remove the latter without the former. However, the fact that plank is installed do not force you to use it, just ...

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How to version my customized elementary OS
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Actually uname shows information about the Linux kernel. So its output should only be changed if you have built a customized kernel. However, if you have a custom distribution you should put this in ...

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When I attempt to export a calendar, nothing at all happens.
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This is a known bug, you can mark "it affects me as well" in the bug tracker: https://bugs.launchpad.net/maya/+bug/1355090

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How to delete Google Calendars in Maya (Loki 0.4)?
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You can hover over the calendar name in the gear menu (top right) and a trash icon appears. However, there are two special system calendars (Birthdays&Anniversaries / Personal) that you cannot ...

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Resolution Issue on install
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You might want to start the elementary OS live mode from the installation medium so that you can check System Settings/Displays to fix this problem. Even if you cannot fix the resolution you can move ...

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Workspace grid view in Elementary OS
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You cannot use this gnome extension because you are using elementary OS (pantheon, gala) and not gnome-shell. I am pretty sure that you cannot do this under elementary OS, because this functionality ...

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How does one run Vim from a new install?
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You can run Vim with vi from the command line. However, there is no icon in the menu indeed, not even after installing the gvim package… so you might want to file a bug report.

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PGP Signatures of ISO Downloads?
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elementary OS signs its distribution iso, cf. https://elementary.io/docs/installation#verify-your-download (for elementary OS 0.4 (loki) they used sha256sum) For older elementary versions you should ...

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