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Restore my previous font [before update]

I just updated from 6.0.9 to wheezy 7.4, rebooted and everything is working alright so far, but my font (not system fixed though) - for example used in rxvt/urxvt - now is wider: it's gotten ...
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Groups and users to delete after installation

I'm configuring my home server, OS is Debian Wheezy from netinstall. There are many groups and users which (rather) I will not use, like games. Currently, I removed groups like fax, tape, cdrom and ...
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No Bluetooth adaptors found

I have problems enabling my bluetooth in my newly bought Lenovo Ideapad B490 Series. I have searched the internet for solutions. It isn't even listing in lspci or lsusb. Any help would be greatly ...
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After debian downgrade all packages are in local or obsolete

I have weird problem: because, after downgrading from Debian jessie (testing) to wheezy (stable) - by changing sources.lost. Apt-get don't want to downgrade packages, but they are in Installed (local ...
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Rtorrent quits automatically every 2-3 minutes

I've got fresh Debian 7.0 machine and installed rtorrent on it. When I start rtorrent it runs without any problems, but after 2 or 3 minutes, it stops. No errors, no logs, it just quits. Any idea what ...
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How can I disable Ctrl+Shift+Alt+R on Debian 7

I'm using Debian 7 and would like to disable/unbind the Ctrl+Shift+Alt+R keyboard shortcut. I'm not sure what it is supposed to do, but it usually locks up Gnome and I have to restart the service. ...
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How to install Java 1.7_51 on Debian Wheezy?

I am trying to install Java 1.7_51 on Debian Wheezy with: apt-get install oracle-java7-installer=7u51-0~webupd8~1 from: http://www.webupd8.org/2012/06/how-to-install-oracle-java-7-in-debian.html In ...
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How to properly restore VBox VMs from backup?

I just flattened and rebuild my home system recently, which had several VirtualBox VMs with snapshots. I backed-up all the VMs, VDIs and snapshots by copying the entire folder to an external drive. ...
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ruby1.9.3 links to ruby1.9.1 in Debian Wheezy after install with aptitude

I have just attempted to install ruby1.9.3 with aptitude but for some odd reason it keeps symlinking /usr/bin/ruby1.9.3 to /usr/bin/ruby1.9.1. Here are the ruby version in /usr/bin: lrwxrwxrwx 1 ...
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Debian repository with point in time reference

I'm trying to set up repository with ability to travel back in time. One of the projects I've come across is snapshot.debian.org, however the documentation is pretty poor and it seems to be written ...
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Why gnome 3 in Debian Wheezy is not displaying icons?

After freshly installing Debian with Gnome 3, I cannot enable desktop icons. I tried to use dconf-editor, but all values were locked. I tried sudo dconf-editor: The option was changeable but had no ...
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IPS attack message error when I visit a website

I'm on debian wheezy, I have visited a website but this one show me an error that I'm blocked because of IPS attack, the error is: Blocked because of IPS attack, An attack was detected, originating ...
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brother printer lan connection to my computer

I have a Brother HL-5250DN that was working through a lan connected to a Windows xp system. I removed Windows and installed R4W which is a Debian wheezy Linux. I can not get the printer to work. Can ...
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black login screen after netinstall of debian 7

I installed debian through the net insall cd and selected the debian desktop environment. I am new to debian so I have no idea on what to do. I have googled but the answers I found were for Nvidia ...
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debian multi-arch, android sdk

I didn't know about the multi-arch big change on debian 7 wheezy, i'd have stuck with i386 install if I knew since I have no need for what amd64 brings to the table... but it is too late, i have a ...
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Where are the packages in Debian? [closed]

I come from Ubuntu and have recently started using Debian. So far, I tried to install with: apt-get install gedit but also emacs, python 3, mozilla, wicd and many other pretty common packages. ...
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Script in if-up.d appears to be running 3 times. Only want it to run once

I have a script in /etc/network/if-up.d to connect to my VPN on startup. It appears that the script is running three times and therefore connecting to my VPN three times. After startup, looking at ...
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Is there a way to search a menu bar in Debian?

I want to search my menu bar, to easily find obscure menu items. I know that the HUD (Heads Up Display) in Unity has this feature, however I am running Gnome 3 on Debian 7. Is there a way to do this ...
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Install Radeon X1650 driver on Debian Wheezy

I'm trying to setup my ATI graphics card (X1650) on Debian Wheezy. None of the instructions I came across worked. I always get this: sudo aticonfig --lsa aticonfig: No supported adapters detected
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Debian Wheezy - Some Websites Not Loading

I just upgraded from Debian Etch to Wheezy 7.3. Things seemed to go fine but I can't load half of the websites I usually go to any more. I thought it may be an IPv6 issue so I disabled it but the ...
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How to upgrade virtualbox 4.2 to 4.3 on debian wheezy with apt-get?

I'm running VirtualBox 4.2 and it keeps telling me that 4.3 is available for update. However when I do apt-get update and the apt-get upgrade I don't get any updates. My sources.list contains deb ...
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Setting up Mercurial on a Debian Wheezy server not quite working

I am using Debian Wheezy and I want to set up a Mercurial server. Here's what I did: 1. So, I first created the following directories: /var/www/hg /var/www/hg/cgi-bin /var/repo /var/repo/hg 2. ...
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need help to install Intel Gigabit LAN driver

I am installing openMediaVault on my new build. the montherboard is Asrock B85M Pro4, and it has a onboard lan (Intel® Gigabit LAN) OMV 0.5.0.24 cannot detect this onboard lan, where can I find hte ...
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Change all commands in custom application menu on Debian

so what I have is applications that's supposed to run as root, what I want to do is to add a sudo in the beginning of each command with a single bash script, so I can run these programs directly from ...
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logitech wireless devices not recognized on Debian

I have a unifying receiver for mouse and keyboard. I am using Debian Wheezy on Asus UX31A. The devices are recognized and working during boot and also in grub menu. Once I get the Debian log in ...
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Intel HD graphics 4400 not working properly on Wheezy

Upon login, I get the following message: GNOME 3 Failed to Load Unfortunately GNOME 3 failed to start properly and started in the fallback mode. This most likely means your system ...
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Permanent user permission

I have a folder in which periodically files are stored with 755 permission by the root user. I'd like the user 'www-data' to have full permission to all of the files. I used chown, but when a new file ...
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How to install JBinUp in Debian 6?

I have a Debian 6 based VPS. It has 3.5 GB RAM, 460 GB HDD. I think the installed version was Wheezy. So I installed following : Java 1.7.0_45 P7zip-full / P7zip Downloaded JBinUp 0.90-Beta ...
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Matlab launching from terminal but not Openbox

I have installed Matlab and can run it fine by using the command matlab from the terminal but when I try to open it using the Openbox menu GUI the Matlab starting screen appears as normal but then the ...
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Error when updating sendmail-bin

Hi I am using a Debian Wheezy distro from my last system update( apt-get upgrade) i get the following error. the message below keeps on coming in a loop. I tried to stop using CTRL-C or CTRL-D but ...
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How to run utserver on Debian Wheezy 7.1?

On Debian Whezy 7.1, after installing OpenSSL as http://support.rstudio.org/help/kb/advanced/installing-openssl-098-on-debian-7-wheezy directs, I cant run utserver, where on Squeeze it was running out ...
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No sound output or hardware to choose from in gnome sound settings

There is no sound output when I try to play music or videos etc. When I run $ speaker-test I get speaker-test 1.0.25 Playback device is default Stream parameters are 48000Hz, S16_LE, 1 ...
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How Mount and Share a USB Hard Drive from Kwheezy to Macs Using Netatalk?

I have successfully set up netatalk to share files from my Linux box to my MacPro and vise versa. My problem is that I cannot access anything that is not in my /home directory on the Linux system. I ...
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How to access files in var?

I want to copy var/log/installer to my Windows computer. I can copy from other locations, but not from this one. This is the error I get in Nautilus. Error while opening file: permission denied It ...
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CUDA 5.5 with Debian Wheezy/Jesse

I'm thinking of installing the recently-released CUDA 5.5 on top of Debian. Questions: Is it recommendable to install it on Debian testing (as of Sep 2013, i.e. Jesse), or Debian stable (as of Sep ...
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Automatically mount a 2nd hard drive in Debian 7?

I've recently installed Debian 7.1 on to my PC, which uses the SSD as the main drive and a secondary 200GB IDE drive as just something I can place programs, music, and other files on there. However, ...
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Running Ubuntu Programs on Wheezy?

I am planning to put Wheezy on my netbook, and I was wondering if Wheezy can run the same programs that Ubuntu can. This is mainly because my netbook really cant do anything with Windows and I figured ...
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Debian 7 Shutdown Beep

How can I disable the beep when I reboot Debian 7? I have gone into /etc/inputrc and made the console not beep and have muted Beep in alsamixer but it still happens. I have seen reference to ...
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Unable to install MariaDB on Debian 7

I'm trying to install MariaDB on my Debian 7 development machine and I've hit a problem. Following this tutorial, and this workaround, I enter this command: sudo apt-get install ...
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pidgin & pidgin-data version conflict

My current os is debian wheezy. try to install pidgin with sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install pidgin but version of pidgin-data doesn't match Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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Network not starting automatically

I just installed Debian 7.1 and configured a static IP address. But when I reboot and log-in, the network is not running. If I run ifup eth0, I get this message: Stopping Avahi mDNS/DNS-SD Daemon: ...
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wmii on Debian not working

I did a fresh install of Debian 7.1 headless, and installed wmii along with several X packages. Wmii opens when I run startx, but not completely, and it is unusable. Although I'm fairly proficient ...
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No sound on Debian 7 stable

I have Debian 7.1. Today I have lost an ability to listening to music. I can hear sound played by speaker-test, mplayer and some applications sound (eg. Skype sound notifications). But I have problems ...
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Debian Wheezy no sound through jack output

I have strange problem with sound on my Debian wheezy powered notebook. Sound is not playing through jack output, but speakers are working just OK. lspci | grep Audio 00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel ...
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How to remove Debian wallpapers from Debian Wheezy

I downloaded a Debian Wheezy netinstall iso, and installed it with only the bare minimum applications and settings. I skipped over installing a display manager and window manager during installation. ...
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How to add unity-greeter in Debian wheezy with GDM 3

There are two questions I would like to ask. 1) How do we install unity-greeter in Debian wheezy with GDM 3 to have an Ubuntu style login screen ? 2) How do we have a rounded-styled login box with ...
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How to remove gnome 3 and all its dependencies from a debian wheezy netinst

I downloaded a Debian wheezy netinstall iso file, and just made a very minimal installation with no Display manager or desktop environment. I was using the terminal for testing purpose. I later ...
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create a new vmware virtual machine with debian 7 wheezy

I would like to create a new virtual machine in vmware player with debian 7 wheezy. In the vmware player wizard "Select a Guest Operating System" under "Linux" there is only debian 5 or debian 6 ...
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Imagemagick do not transform color to transparent

Here is the command I type when I want to generate a new theme of icon : for x in *.xbm; do convert -fill "#AA5500" -transparent white -colorize 100 "${x}" "${x%.*}.png" done It was working when ...
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Errors when trying to update Debian 7 APT Cache

When I'm trying to make update (with apt-get update) in Debian 7 I always have errors like this: W: Failed to fetch http://security.debian.org/dists/wheezy/updates/non-free/binary-amd64/Packages 404 ...