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Shuttleworth Highlights Ubuntu OpenStack Cloud Innovationsview story

http://thevarguy.com – Plenty of vendors are taking advantage of this week's OpenStack Summit in Atlanta to showcase their open source cloud computing innovations. (IT news)

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Why is the minimum video memory for a virtualbox machine so large?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm creating many virtualbox systems with clean installs and such and noticed that the default video memory size is quite large. I could understand at the beginning of the Ubuntu installation a VGA screen is used. I'm not too sure of the dimensions and color depth used, but I would imagine that's quite small. (HowTos)

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Ubuntu 14.04 Go to Switch Account without goint through Lock Accountview story

http://askubuntu.com – Okay. So the new Ubuntu 14.04 decided that user needs to lock their account first then, switch account. So my question is How can I go straight to Switch Account screen without going through the Lock screen. I feel this part is backward and really annoying, especially on a shared computer. (HowTos)

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How do I change the locale of Wine to Japanese on Ubuntu 14.04?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I wish to run a game called "Morenatsu" on Ubuntu 14.04 via Wine. Morenatsu requires Applocale in Windows. Can I run Morenatsu in Applocale in Wine? (HowTos)

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Install a different version of Maven from the one provided by Ubuntuview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I would like to install a package on Ubuntu 10.04.4 but would like to not use the one available in the one repository that I get when I do: apt-cache policy ${package} I would actually like to use an older version. So in my search, I would like to exclude the repo that is returned when I run the above command, i.e. search all the other repos. (HowTos)

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how to factory reset a usb?view story

http://askubuntu.com – How do you factory reset a usb? I have a hp 4gb usb that seems like it has a messed up partition table and ubuntu isn't recognizing all the space. I've tried formatting it in disks. That doesn't work. How do you make a usb good as new on ubuntu? I formatted it in the default way - FAT. (HowTos)

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Can Ubuntu open and run Microsoft Word files?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Looking at converting from Windows XP to Ubuntu. Need to know if Ubuntu can open and update Microsoft Word files. (HowTos)

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Cannot open output file: Permission deniedview story

http://askubuntu.com – so I'm completely new to Ubuntu. (HowTos)

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Is the Maintenance shell password different than the root password?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I always thought that both the root password and the maintenance password were the same, but apparently this is not the case on my dev / test machine? I can't understand what the maintenance one is, when I did setup and how I can change. All the articles I found so far are to reset the root one. Any help? (HowTos)

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Use between terminal and ttyview story

http://askubuntu.com – I know that terminal can be started by Ctrl+Alt+T. But sometime users say about command-line with Ctrl+Alt+F2. So, Is there any difference in working between them? And when should I use between them? What is called tty? (HowTos)