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After running rsync with the `-a --delete source dest` arguments on my music library to my sd card I am getting the following errors. default_perms_for_dir: sys_acl_get_file(Tears For Fears/Donnie Darko, ACL_TYPE_DEFAULT): No such file or directory, falling back on umask rsync: mkstemp "/media/garrett/MUSIC-SD/Tears For Fears/Donnie Darko/.Mad World.mp3.yr2Xyc" failed: No such file …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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0 down vote favorite Please, I am have been having problems installing NS2 and BonnMotion. I am running openSUSE Tumbleweed (20160812) (x86_64) and I keep running into the g++c++ error: CXX=g++-6.1: No such file or directory make: *** [Makefile:103: libotcl.so] Error 1 otcl-1.14 make failed! Exiting ...(after editing the makefile.in)I …
by Noah Nowa in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello all, I listed several proxy IP'S in my proxy configuration in kali linux. One for http, another for https etc. These are all free proxies obtained at the hidemyass website. Question is, I keep pinging at the same location, does this only take a single proxy at the time? …
by Cristofer_2 in Linux and Unix ()
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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <configuration> <system.webServer> <rewrite> <rules> <rule name="Redirection Https" stopProcessing="true"> <match url="(.*)" /> <conditions> <add input="{HTTPS}" pattern="^OFF$" /> </conditions> <action type="Redirect" url="https://{HTTP_HOST}/{R:1}" /> </rule> <rule name="REWRITE_TO_HTML" stopProcessing="true"> <match url="^(.+).html$" /> <conditions logicalGrouping="MatchAll" /> <action type="Redirect" url="{R:1}.sn" /> </rule> <rule name="REWRITE_TO_PHP" stopProcessing="true"> <match url="^(.+).php$" /> <conditions logicalGrouping="MatchAll" /> <action type="Redirect" …
by OxyDrim in Linux and Unix ()
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Is it possible to create our own hosting using a server computer with good hardware configuration. If we install Linux server or Microsoft server edition like OS inside a computer, will it turn into hosting Server like Hostgator, godaddy etc. For example, If we create a website inside a localhost, …
by panduranga_1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello everyone. I realize that this may be an elementary question, but all of my searches for answers have not given me a satisfactory result. In my ubuntu server machine, I typed in [after examining my stty settings] `werase='^I'` as I was configuring the terminal to my likings. All was …
by Nathan_6 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi everyone. I downloaded ubuntu server into a virtual machine on my mac so I can learn unix/linux. When I type commands it sometimes prints many pages worth of information, but the virtual machine does not allow me to scroll upwards (either with my mouse or with my arrow keys) …
by Nathan_6 in Linux and Unix ()
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I have Kali live with persistence and quite a few hours worth of tweaks in a bulky 15Gb USB although I'm using less than 5Gb overall. I just got a tiny, 8Gb USB memory, is there a way to migrate it all to the 8Gb one? By that I mean …
by Cristofer_2 in Linux and Unix ()
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Online file hosting. I click "Upload File". I select correct file. I click "Open". File gets uploaded. I log out. What else does hosting get to know? (besides name, modification timestamp, creation timestamp, content, extension and length of upload file etc.) Assuming running Linux Ubuntu/Arch/Whatever, on Mozilla Firefox or any …
by A_6 in Linux and Unix ()
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I am attempting an extra credit assignment for a summer course. The question says : "Modify the client.c and server.c program from Assignment 1 to add the following function: when the client connects to the server, the client provides the name of a directory D to be retrieved in the …
by Corey_3 in Linux and Unix ()
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please help ime highly infected with viruses on every device ive had or still have for 2 years plus with old versions of internet developer mode on all my tech uninvited VPN . Generic Phone networks forced upon me and my life is being run and manipulated by constant identity …
by PercyCuted in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello DaniWeb Users, I need some help how I can change a file name but not the file extension. Doing it one by one is pain. mv file1.gr2 test1.gr2 doing this will need a lot of time. I been searching for an hour find . -name "*.gappedPeak" -exec sh -c …
by zelrick -1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello everyone, I am trying to merge large number of CSV files into one, using the following "awk" command, but if I increase the number of files more than 10,000, it then gives me "argument too long" error. Can someone suggest how I can manage to go beyond the limit? …
by new_2_java -3 in Linux and Unix ()
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Why is Kali linux used. How much it is different from Redhat.What is the scope for freelancers with kali linux.
by Rahul_24 -6 in Linux and Unix ()
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hai am new to linux.i like to learn from this forum
by reenabiew in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello Daniweb Users, I just want to know when doing the command "df -lh" my /dev/sda1 got 100% I do transfer some of the files but still it can be full any moment. I have 438G size of hard disk. and 398G that has been used "said by the df …
by zelrick -1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Good Day DaniWeb Users, I'm having hard time to mount my 3 TB External Hard Drive/Disk I do mount my external hd using this command.. sudo mount /dev/sdc1 /media/Archive/ I do df -lh and seen my mounted device. Here is my Problem: 1. When I enter fdisk -l ~ I …
by zelrick -1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Want to buy a Dell machine loaded with Linux? Shame, as it appears that Dell Europe would really rather you bought a Windows-powered one, despite having a website devoted entirely to selling Dell Ubuntu laptops. And, oh boy, does it use some strange arguments to dissuade you from becoming a …
by happygeek 1,655 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello, I'm trying to get this piece of script working, but I'm having an issue on my script. The if [ $DEV_ORA -eq 0 ] is not get run when I run my script. I do not know what I'm doing wrong here. Basically I trying to run the second …
by pirulo64 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi Friends, automated script for ssh trust setup?
by Prithiviraj_1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hey fellas. I've been using Windows as my main OS since I sat on an PC with win 95. Now I think is time to finally change to Linux! The main reason I didn't change sooner was because the .NET dev env, but now there's Mono. So, I really would …
by AleMonteiro 238 in Linux and Unix ()
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I use firefox from Linux and Firefox keeps dropping my downloads, I don't know if this issue is specific to the Linux version or not. Is anyone else having this problem? Also, I looked through the settings but I don't see an option to limit the number of downloads that …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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Which is the best application to connect Linux remotely?
by infovirtualser in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi all, I was recently reading an interesting article about setting up an SSH honeypot to track malicious activity (article avaliable here http://www.symantec.com/connect/articles/analyzing-malicious-ssh-login-attempts) The article mentions that after an attacker gained SSH access to a server, they installed an IRC bot. Now, my knowledge of IRC is very limited, but …
by James_43 15 in Linux and Unix ()
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It's hard for me to admit it but there are things, ten things to be exact, that I really hate about Linux. Sometimes I think it's just me but I do see other people stating a few of these in the forums so I'm at least not alone with some …
by khess 81 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello Everybody, I am trying to run a simple script to monitor a log file, where I need to send an alarm every time specific line is being written into this log file, currently my script is working fine, the problem is with the miltiple lines that is being written …
by fo2sh -4 in Linux and Unix ()
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Dear friends: I want to install the Non-Uniform Rational B-Splines (NURBS) curves and surface packate NURBS++ in opensuse linux 13.1. The official web site of NURBS++ is http://libnurbs.sourceforge.net/old/documentation.shtml. and the packate is written based on the c++ template technique. The latest of the package is 3.0.11(2002), the help manual show …
by ztdep -8 in Linux and Unix ()
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I'm trying to get python script to verify if the Linux server is the os release, 5,6 or 7 Can someone help me to guide me to the right direction. import os import platform import sys os_release = (str(platform.linux_distribution()[0])) if os_release == "5": os.system("df -h") elif os_release == "6": os.system("date") …
by pirulo64 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello! How would you make an Operating System with COSMOS? Heres what I want: * A boot screen, showing a progress bar with the current OS loading status * A desktop with customizable wallpaper * Mouse * A taskbar that shows open programs, a start menu, the time, the sound …
by TonyTGI in Linux and Unix ()
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Dear friends: ` The gcc version used in my opensue 42.1 is 4.8, i installed a gcc 6 from the opensuse package download center by "oneclickinstall".` The installation process was sucessful, but the gcc in my system is still 4.8. So how to resolve this problem. Regards
by ztdep -8 in Linux and Unix ()
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