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    Does Linux have any good tools to read problem external hard drives

    Hi I have a MacBook and am thinking of using Bootcamp and installing Ubuntu Linux software in the hope that it may be able to read a few external hard drives that I cannot currently read using Mac and Windows 10 software. I sent off four drives and my local computer store said they tried...
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    Need help install linux on iMac 2020!

    Hi guys, I tried to install any linux distribution on my new Mac 2020 27” but I always got uefi problems. I tried to install Manjaro, the installation freeze at 92%(installing bootloader), I tried to install ubuntu, they say “couldn't get uefi db list”, and even after I added “nomodeset noefi”...
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    Insalling Ubuntu onto an old mac

    Hiya, I'm having issues installing ubuntu onto an old mac using 10.4.11 and I am trying to install Ubuntu 16.04.4 onto it. I've flashed the iso onto a usb drive and whenever I access the boot menu it shows only the hard drive currently in the mac and doesn't allow me to boot from the usb. Any...
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    Cant create the pipe symbol ( | ) inside a Debian VM running on a MacOS host

    Hello, I just set up a Debian VM on my MacBook, and when I try to create the pipe symbol by pressing option + 7, it does the following: Why is this and what can I do about it? Also, a little side question: Why does this work: cat test.txt > test2.txt But not this: cat test.txt | echo >...
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    Changing MAC "permanently"?

    I have an Ubuntu 14 and have to change the MAC address but with: sudo ifconfig eth0 down sudo ifconfig eth0 hw ether xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx sudo ifconfig eth0 up it changes back when I restart (or power goes off and starts itself back). Is there an easy way to change it permanently by console?
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