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    Cannot install any distro of linux

    Hello! I have a laptop, Asus x541u, and i always wanted to install linux on it, but i couldn't. 1 year ago i installed Kali Linux no problem. (dualboot with Windows) I've deleted te partition because the hdd waa damanged, and i had to rearrange the sectors so it would ve faster while using...
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    Dual booting Ubuntu Went Wrong? (Stuck on Grub Screen)

    Hi Guys, I am new here and was searching for help online and though asking in a forum would help. I recently installed ubuntu (dual boot with windows 10) it booted fine in the first place however, after I shutdown my laptop turned it back on and now it is stuck on the grub loader screen, I can...
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    syntax error near unexpected token ('

    well,I know how to solve this problem after goole,however,my situation is rather more embrassed!my document have blank,and linux regard my document as two different parts,I want to know how to solve this issue.I'll be rather grateful for your help!Thanks!
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    Use of "dmstats" command and its performance metrics

    Hi, I'm looking for more detailed information regarding "dmstats" command in Linux. Would you help me understand the usage of "dmstats" command? How most users are using it. I can see several command options such as create, delete, clear, list, print, report etc in the man help page, but...
  5. blackneos940

    How To Reconnect My Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Server To The Internet When I Can Still Access It Locally?

    Hey guys!..... :3 I'm back with another problem..... One I think could be a help to others..... :3 So anywho, this all happened after I installed Pihole, Apache2, PHP, mySQL, and everything else needed to turn my Server into a Web Server..... :) These are the things I have tried to...
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    How to get all installed Desktop Applications with Licence info using Linux command

    I want to get all Desktop Applications info with License and other basic Details using command. Which Command I can use to get it?
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    Linux Bluetooth configuration and security

    Hello! I have a bluetooth dongle connected to Ubuntu. How to restrict incoming Bluetooth connections by device class (CoD) ?
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    Opened File Accessor

    I want to remove a file in my home directory. But when I try to remove with with rm command I can not because given file is used by other processes. How can a find or list the processes which is opened or using this file? Thanks
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    Searching for some clarity about this forum.

    I am new to this forum and within the first 20 minutes I have noticed a huge aversion for Microsoft (MS) Windows.How is it that folks struggle to run a Windows 10 machine but find Linux simple to use. I have a hybrid Windows and Linux environment leveraging each for their strength. Neither are...
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    naming custom shell command

    I have a custom shell that i am implementing. I am trying to keep the commands for that shell close to what people are used to for a normal linux shell. I am having a hard time finding any naming convention style guide, so i am seeking assistance here. I want to list all the toys associated...
  11. iridakos

    Remove duplicate lines from files keeping the original order (one-liner explained)

    Hi all, I published a post providing ways for removing duplicate lines from text files keeping the original order and a thorough explanation of how the awk one-liner works. https://iridakos.com/how-to/2019/05/16/remove-duplicate-lines-preserving-order-linux.html Hope you find it useful
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    Values rotation in array with bash

    Hello I created a little script that allow to make a rotation of values in an array. The goal was to shift the values to the right and that the last value of the array became the first value in order to create a rotation. The purpose of the exercice was to do it without using a temporary...
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    First time on Linux, I need someone to guide me

    Hello everyone! I'm thinking on switching from Windows 10 to Linux, because Windows 10 is garbage with the new Ryzen processors (it works, but the OS can't really handle the multi-cores and it's really inefficient, half of the time the cores are processing the information, the cores are moving...
  14. blackneos940

    How Do I Backup My Xubuntu (Or Any Linux )Install To An Image File?

    Hellooo..... :3 So I get the general idea..... I can use DD, Brasero, etc., but I wanna' use DD..... :3 The goal is to create an image of Xubuntu on my ASUS X205TA to the Hard Drive on a Server me and a friend have..... That way, we can access Files without turning this Netbook into...
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    File Permission of The Sh Files

    I have a Directory where a lot of bash script or sh file exist. I want to change their permission to the 770 with the chmod command. How can i accomplish that? Thanks.
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    Tools for code development

    Dear Linux, I want to make my code as looks good for that I want to do space allocation and variable decleartion, etc Please provide the Linux tool which is better for code developement means allocation of space within 80 Regards, VinothS
  17. blackneos940

    Using My Old ASUS X205TA As A Pseudo-Chromebook

    So I tried not using smileys in the question title like I usually do to help people when they search on the Interwebz..... :3 Anywho, if you look the specs up, you'll find that this Laptop is best used with either a BSD Distro, or some Linux Distro..... So I went with Xubuntu..... :3 I...
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    Video performance in Linux

    Hi everyone, I'm kinda new here, so sorry if the post is not correct with the rules (I'll correct it if something is wrong). So here is my problem, I've been using a dual boot Linux/Windows for several years now but I've never been able to have a consistent good graphical performance in Linux...
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    Boot screen freezes, no help with google.com so far

    Hi guys, I've been using Linux for a while and recently bought a new laptop. So the thing is that my new laptop has a Nvidia GTX 1050 Max-Q secondary graphic card. So I faced exactly the same issue with both Parrot OS and Kali Linux. I will start with Parrot OS. I would like to add that both...
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    Safe to install systemd system and service manager

    I am a novice user and my system is running well. Is it safe to install systemd system and service manager update ?
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