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  1. Alone in the Dark

    Will Linux replace windows in future?

    its because windows comes intalled on most pcs for sale and linux doesnt. Therefore you have to normally make an extra effort to by a computer already with windows on it delete it and install an operating system that may or may not work on your new pc. so most peope understandably stick with the...
  2. R

    Usernames with spaces unable to login to Ubuntu machine joined to Windows AD domain

    We are having an Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (server) machine which has been connected to the Windows AD domain. The machine is able to fetch the list of all users in the AD domain using 'getent passwd' command, and our hosts file is configured as below: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.0.1 OurDomainName (our...
  3. S

    How do I get rid off vmlinuz

    I've installed the chrome OS flex on my 3 years old laptop and it booted up well but it goes blank after booting.... I can't even install windows again on the laptop it boots up Chrome OS even if I plug my booted pendrive with windows 10. I've Removed the hard drive and formatted it in a PC and...
  4. N

    Cant boot into Windows from grub after my Linux drive has been removed

    For some weird reason i have to remove my second drive to update Win 10 but after i remove my second drive, which contains a linux os in it, the grub says no such device and will not let me boot into Windows. Can anyone help me fix this issue please.
  5. B

    Linux effecting hardware/Windows when installed on separate SSD's?

    I installed Windows 10 on one SSD first because it's a giant pain in the ass to configure to your liking then installed Solus on my other SSD with seemingly no problem. Grub doesn't seem to recognize the W10 drive but that's just an irritant since Solus is the daily driver. I've done this a few...
  6. B

    Pop Os / Gnome tips for a beginner? About to bail on Pop

    I just recently rebuilt my rig and installed Pop os on one ssd and windows 10 on another ssd, hoping to dual boot. I’ve been using Solus Budgie on my laptop for a few years now and love but Pop/Gnome feels like starting from scratch. Also the gnome desktop feels very stiff and looks way too...
  7. B

    Ansible error "PORT STATE SERVICE 5986/tcp closed wsmans"

    It´s about Ansible setup and connection to target I´ve configure this om my client and used Ansible for window10 with wsl: [web] server01 [web:vars] ansible_user="[email protected]" ansible_password=somepassword ansible_connection=winrm ansible_winrm_transport=credssp...
  8. R

    Wasn’t sure where to post this

    Hi, I am running windows 10, and Ubuntu 20.04 from USB. I wanted to find out if there was a way to install windows programs to the windows directory
  9. A

    Add Windows to GRUB

    Hi everyone! This is my first thread on this forum. I'm pretty much a beginner in Linux, don't beat me up so much please. So, my question here is: I have 3 drives on my computer (desktop), 1 is for a Linux distro (Arch), and the other 2 are for Windows. I Currently have GRUB installed, and...
  10. A

    Lock File on Other drive in Linux Lite.

    I have just installed linux in my pc and removed windows10. But the other drive files are locked, but I am able read it. If open the drive as administrator I can copy the files and paste. I want to remove the locks. Anybody can help Please
  11. E

    Is there a bulletproof way of running Windows apps on Linux?

    For me, one of the biggest problems with Linux was software compatibility. Yes, there are many open-source Linux-compatible alternatives to most apps out there, but re-learning tools is probably the last thing I want to deal with in my workflow. From my research wine seems to be far from perfect...
  12. N

    Can't choose between distros

    So I'm thinking about switching from Windows to Linux and I'm searching for distributions. Currently I have checked out Linux mint but then I found Zorin OS so I'm so confused what distro am I supposed to pick. I'm also worried about my PC specs. It's Amd Ryzen 5, GTX 1050. I tried out live...
  13. stuffedegg

    Newbie to Linux, network question

    Hi all, sorry if this is in the wrong section, I have only just joined. I am very new to Linux, but honestly, I love it. I am dual booting between Win 10 and Linux Mint (separate SSDs) The way that my household has our network set up is, I am the only person who has a desktop, so I keep a 1TB...
  14. A

    Execute .exe from outside of it's main server

    Hi, I have installed an application on a linux server and want to export all the directory and put it in a shared location (windows server) to be executed by different users without having to access the main server , how can I do this ?
  15. A

    cannot start BIOS instead grub o.4.4 menu appears. im trying to boot pop!_os from a USB, any ideas?

    https://superuser.com/questions/1649315/cannot-start-bios-instead-grub-o-4-4-menu-appears-im-trying-to-boot-pop-os-fro
  16. digitard

    We have problems

    https://news.softpedia.com/news/debian-linux-was-the-most-vulnerable-operating-system-in-the-last-20-years-529387.shtml https://www.techradar.com/news/windows-10-isnt-the-most-vulnerable-operating-system-its-actually-linux How someone could choose the most vulnerable operating system for...
  17. C

    Help with Virtualenv

    Hello, sorry I am new to linux. The issue I am running into is with installing virtualenv. I am using windows (ubuntu) for reference. First I tried this which does not work for windows or the version I have (im not sure) $ virtualenv venvCommand 'virtualenv' not found, but can be installed...
  18. V

    How to run Windows OS on running Ubuntu Server without VM

    Hi, Basically I have one hardware with static IP. I has beem used for hosting website on ubuntu server. Other family members do not familiar with Linux server. So when they want to use machine I have to reboot the machine and run windows at that time my hosted website was not working because it...
  19. R

    File System in linux vs File System in Windows

    Hello All, Want to know is there any concept in Linux like windows C drive, D drive etc..(partition) Please let me know. Thanks, Ravi
  20. M

    grub rescue when booting Windows 10 bootable usb.

    Hello, i have Kali Linux Latest Version, i have used it for three months, and now i want install windows 10 on my second Hard Drive, i have created bootable usb, but when i want boot the usb it show me grub rescue, i need help.
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