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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: When I enter fdisk -l ~ I saw …
by zelrick -1 in Linux and Unix ()
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In Linux, what's the difference in a service and a daemon? I know a daemon is a long running process without a terminal for servicing things such as requests from other processes or server type services such as a web server or dns server. I understand that you can change …
by Sphinx'LostNose in Linux and Unix ()
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... I have an empty file called backups in my backups directory to keep the tar file from trying to backup itself. Does anyone know why I'm getting this output? -> ... Note that there was a backtick between leading and ../ .
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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Greetings, I am a windows OS user, however, I installed a VMware and I need to install Linux OS on a virtual machine. I searched for Linux official website to download the lastest version of the OS from it and unfortunately I did not find, or I could not be …
by Amr.Mohammad87 6 in Linux and Unix ()
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Linux Mint 17 I have recently download the SFML library but I don't know where to put the files. There is a lib directory and an include directory. The lib directory appears to have a lot of sym links in it. ... And here is the contents of the include …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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STEP 0 : Install Install program pdftk and imagemagick : sudo apt-get install pdftk imagemagick STEP 1 : Convert Input is : /image/topic-01/01-01.jpg /image/topic-02/02-01.jpg /image/topic-02/02-02.jpg /image/topic-03/03-01.jpg Output is : - topic-01.pdf (1 pages) - topic-02.pdf (2 pages) - topic-03.pdf (1 pages) Basic convert : find /image -type d | while …
by Athicom in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello, I am having a very strange problem. I am entering data in a file with the vi editor, and the data is to be read by a C program. Each line of data has to be 80 colums, with spaces to file out the line if there is no …
by JohnMcPherson in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello, I am having a very strange problem. I am entering data in a file with the vi editor, and the data is to be read by a C program. Each line of data has to be 80 colums, with spaces to file out the line if there is no …
by JohnMcPherson in Linux and Unix ()
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I just purchased an HP Envy 5642. I can print to it from Linux without a problem but I don't see a way to scan. When I hit scan on the printer it tells me to turn on the appropriate HP application in Windows which I am not running. I …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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Two of my USB sticks have stopped auto mounting. I can still mount them manually by running ... and then looking for the device name to mount from but that's having to go a little out of the way. Not all USB stick have stopped auto mounting, just two of …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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When I want to sync my music directory to my SDcard I use the command ... and everything works just fine. I got tired of typing all that in every time so I placed that command in the script ~/bin/music-sync and this is what the file looks like below ... …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi Has anyone of you having a problem opening firefox , google chrome and thunderbird since yesterday? coz almost all of our unit that is running in ubuntu and Zorin OS are experiencing the same bugs.. i already tried updating and upgrading the OS but still having the error and …
by ehpratah 48 in Linux and Unix ()
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How to write Command to erase all files in the current directory, including all its sub-directories, using only one command?
by Hanif1993 3 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi All, I'm trying to setup ssh key authentication on a git server and remove the password authentication. The server and any clients are all local at the moment. The clients are running Windows 7. I've got the ssh key part set up but I'm having trouble preventing the password …
by Tinnin 8 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi I just want to ask why does the game not work in my firefox browser not working. I can only see a gray area. It's in playr.org My linux distro is ubuntu 14.10 by the way. Sorry I can't place an image here.
by ralf.frix in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi guys! recently i decided add more Ip on my dedicate server, like i don't want to host multiple websites in some IP. But the big deal is my main IP is ... is working parfect. And my subnets ip are different network, like ... Some to is working if …
by hell hansen in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello. When i open a file in my linux localhost with the command "gedit file.php" and then put a part of code in it, then i can't save the file. the save icon above the gedit is deactivated. What can i do?
by Niloofar24 15 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello. How can i create a new file in my linux localhost?
by Niloofar24 15 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi When I run root@kali# volatility procdump -p 356 -f /root/Desktop/mydumps/myDump1.img I get this error Volatility Foundation Volatility Framework 2.4 ERROR : volatility.plugins.procdump: Please specify a dump directory (--dump-dir) Any one know how can I solve it? Im using kali linux I appreciate your help
by tony75 10 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi Guys. recently i got a Dedicated server with one Ip. and on my side i got man domains, which i want to point for differents ip's but in one server. I cant get ip from provider but i've to by. ok bying is not big deal. But the point …
by hell hansen in Linux and Unix ()
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I just built my first computer and instlled headless on it. When I boot it up there are a few problems on the black and white screen with all the BS. It usually starts but it takes forever. All the parts are right out of the box via amazon and …
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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hi , I used to right click on a .jar file and select " open with openjdk " from the option menu , last night my computer was updated ,openjdk version 7 is installed but that option is no longer there when I right click on the .jar file , …
by fonzali in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi How can I install volatility 2.4 on ubuntu? ...
by tony75 10 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi group, I'm using VB.net to convert an output file (text) from a Linux based program into a file that will easily read in Notepad. I found some code in VB.net to do this conversion for UNIX that works "OK" (meaning fair but not perfect). It looks like this: ... …
by doncwilson_1 16 in Linux and Unix ()
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It got released today -> ...
by Slavi 94 in Linux and Unix ()
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hi , i need help please, i have the following code but im not sure about how many childs are created and if the parent executes the first if statement : if ((i & 1) && fork() == 0) , or not , since im confused about the term (i …
by zxz in Linux and Unix ()
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Fast story: After I restarted my laptop. I met critical error, I tried to LiveCD-boot from Ubuntu (to repair GRUB with it), but when I try to try it without installing, try to check memory, try to check disk. It prompts me these errors: ... ... Please, help.
by RikTelner 20 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi I wonder how to compile Truecrypt from source in linux or kali linux? I already downloadet the source code of TrueCrypt 7.1a Source.tar.gz here: ... I think we have also to download Cryptographic Token Interface $ wget ... $ wget ... $ wget ... Anyone can do it step …
by tony75 10 in Linux and Unix ()
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I'm looking for a good printer/scanner that works well with Linux, any suggestions on brands and models? Thanks.
by lewashby 14 in Linux and Unix ()
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Title may be kind of confusing. Let me explain with an example. If someone wants to make native and precise Windows applications, and wants to look and seem professional and wants to use official tools. They most likely need to learn high language, C# would suffice, they also need native …
by RikTelner 20 in Linux and Unix ()
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