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    Thank you. Had plans to go to Pisa 2nd June for a month this year - but to quote Rabble Burns...

    Thank you. Had plans to go to Pisa 2nd June for a month this year - but to quote Rabble Burns, "The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men Gang aft agley"...
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    Kernel Panic on older laptop

    What model of Asus Laptop is it?
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    What is the correct way to replace inittab using systemd?

    Did you "install" the Netinstall offline. That will install very little. I think you should use another DVD and download an Unofficial non-free image including firmware from https://cdimage.debian.org/images/unofficial/non-free/images-including-firmware/
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    updating firefox

    Ubuntuzilla, despite its name, works on Debian. It ensures that you always have the latest version. https://sourceforge.net/p/ubuntuzilla/wiki/Main_Page/#installation
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    Linux on android or photoshop on kali linux

    https://www.androidauthority.com/how-to-install-kali-nethunter-android-896887/ https://www.playonlinux.com/en/supported_apps-6-0.html
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    What is the correct way to replace inittab using systemd?

    Try this. ip a is the same as ip addr, http://linuxconfig.org/how-to-connect-to-wifi-wlp3s0from-the-cli-on-debian-10-buster When it comes to the second command wlan0 has largely disappeared. You need to substitute the name from the first command... So, sudo iwlist wlp3s0 scan | grep -i ssid
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    Installing a USB wifi unit in Ubuntu 20.04

    What is the make and model of your computer? What is the male and model of your USB Wifi?
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    Installing a USB wifi unit in Ubuntu 20.04

    What is the output when you put in a Terminal lspci |grep Network and (when the dongle is in) lsusb
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    32gb / root is not enough?

    Where from?URL? This says 3.9G https://www.blackarch.org/blackarch-install.html to install Blackarch.
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    How to listen vinyl usb on linux ? Without audacity ?

    Is it not enough to put a wire between the turntable to line-in? https://www.computerhope.com/jargon/l/linein.htm
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    What is the correct way to replace inittab using systemd?

    @dos2unix I know that it is usual to run servers headless - but not everyone does. I was trying to ascertain what the OP has done... I know that many distros don't have sudo by default - but the OP is using Debian and has signed in as Root. It is enough to sign in as normal user and then use...
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    What is the correct way to replace inittab using systemd?

    Why are you in tty? Did you choose to go headless? Or did you install a Desktop Environment or Windows Manager? Why do you have to sign in as Root? The netinstall would have given you the opportunity to sign in with a Username and Password. Have you tried to sign in with that? What happens? If...
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    What is the correct way to replace inittab using systemd?

    Have you not got a USB stick? After installing the Wi-Fi you need to reboot, so the computer will see the Wi-Fi and make it work... https://www.debian.org/releases/jessie/i386/ch06s04.html.en ?
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    Need help with Terminal command

    Linux is case-sensitive. It can seem very cruel when you do not use the correct case. In my case the folder is called Downloads and not downloads. cd Downloads
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    What is the correct way to replace inittab using systemd?

    You need: firmware-iwlwifi https://packages.debian.org/buster/firmware-iwlwifi 1) How did you obtain the netinstall disk? 2) Can you connect the laptop temporarily to Ethernet? 3) Your sources list needs to be changed to include: contrib non-free 4) You can download firmware-iwlifi and put it...
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