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Sickbeard not auto starting after reboot

I've installed Sickbeard on Debian everything works except the auto starting when the server reboots. I've followed this guide http://www.htpcbeginner.com/install-sickbeard-on-ubuntu/ Someone who ...
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Unknown linux process with random command

I have a unknown process when I run top: When I kill the process it is coming again with another random name. when I check the rc.d levels and init.d there are many random name similar like this ...
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/usr/bin/dpkg-split: Syntax error: “(” unexpected

Okay, example. Let's say someone did some stupid things, attempted to follow http://www.ewan.cc/?q=node/90 but proved himself unable to follow a simple guide. Some errors happen along the way, and ...
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How to stop mongodb version 2.4 and start version 3?

I've got an Ubuntu 14.04 server on which I have mongodb installed using the regular sudo apt-get install mongodb, which installed version 2.4 That ran fine, but I wanted to use some new functionality ...
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What debian architecture do I need to download

I'm running a server with a i5 4440 CPU. Now according to the FAQ I thought I need to download the i386 version. Now I searched the internet and found some topics and some friends are telling me I ...
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Dropbox missing icon.. Sometimes

I'm stuck with a problem about Dropbox icon. I'm using Debian 7 Wheezy. I've installed Dropbox. When I run manually: dropbox start -i -> Everything is fine and I've an icon on the top-right ...
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dhcp server or routing rules on a lan with internet server

I have two machines : Imac with Mac OS 10.9.5 & a Debian 8 server headless both have one ethernet interface and one firewire. The DHCP is still on the router and has statics ip address, the two ...
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How to install OpenHexagon 2?

I enjoyed playing 1.92 but it crashes all the time, even if I deactivate "Online". I read that error has been fixed in 2.0 and I tried to install it from source. I got the message, "Successfully ...
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Error while instaling Debian 8.2 from CD - rtl_nic/rtl8168e-3.fw don't found

I'm trying to install new Debian 8.2.0 Jessie from CD. I don't have ethernet port so i'm using only wireless usb card. I know that I'm getting this error because non-free packages are not included ...
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How to narrow the scope of this error message?

I have currently a dual boot system with debian an windows® 8.1 bit installed. As I use ᴜᴇꜰɪ, I use the windows bootloader to load the linux kernel directly (I compiled the linux kernel as an ᴜᴇꜰɪ ...
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Runing fsck triggers udev rule

On a Debian stable system with udev and systemd (215-17+deb8u2) I have the following udev rule that I use to start a systemd service that runs a backup script: KERNEL=="sd?1", ...
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Grub 2 Password Protection in debian?

I do as the following run grub-mkpasswd-pbkdf2 to get a string nano /boot/grub/grub.cfg add two lines set superusers="putyourusernamehere" password putyourusernamehere grub.pbkdf2 ...
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Apt not using proxy settings set in environment

I have the following system wide settings in my /etc/profile MY_PROXY_URL=http://192.168.128.251:3128 HTTP_PROXY=$MY_PROXY_URL HTTPS_PROXY=$MY_PROXY_URL FTP_PROXY=$MY_PROXY_URL ...
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Using sub-subdomains with bind

Can you put multiple levels of sub-domains in the main zone with bind? I have one zone called example.com and I want to create a sub-domain like host01.nyc.us.example.com. Can I make an entry like ...
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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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One DNS server host two different domains with same NS record?

I'm running bind9 on Debian 8 x64 and want to host two zones for my web site: example.com example.net I configured the named.conf.* files, set up the db.example.com and db.example.net in the zones ...
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kde is not loaded after install debian kde CD (.iso file)

I downloaded this .iso file: debian-8.2.0-i386-kde-CD-1.iso and expected to have KDE desktop but CLI is loaded after installation. I also tried startx but just redirect to another command line. ...
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Save OpenVPN username/password in Linux

I want to let OpenVPN find my username and password from a file, so that I do not have to enter these every time I connect. I'm using Backbox linux (Debian/Ubuntu). uname -a Linux pop ...
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HDD Failure, SATA failure or both?

After 3 years running a DELL T110 server with Linux Debian and ProxMox version 2.6.32 I started getting the following messages (Running dmesg shows tons of these messages): ata4.00: exception Emask ...
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How to suspend / sleep / spin down disks in RAID - Created by the Debian installer?

I have created a RAID 1, with two disks using the debian installer. The RAID is used in my server. Due to the fact that it's a private server and I don't care about performance but more about ...
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Add user to SSH group safe?

I want to control who can log in via SSH on my server. Is it safe to add the group 'ssh' to the users who are allowed to login in? I see some distros use system groups in the user's ID and others ...
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How do I install a package from a different source, and let it update all dependencies as well?

I'm trying to install nvidia-driver from Debian experimental: $ sudo apt-get install nvidia-driver=352.63-1 But I'm getting a dependency error: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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Awstats does not show all IPs from the Logfile

I have installed AWstats on my debian server. Everything works great, but i dont see all of the entries, which are in the log file, on the awstats page. My Config looks like this: ...
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Installing Debian but can't boot

I'm installing Debian testing on a SSD, there is a pre-existing EFI ESP partition from windows installation, the disk uses GPT partitioning. Problem is after it finishes installing it won't boot linux ...
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Debian - default gateway per ip or interface

Got 4 network interfaces... Fiber 300mbps (only for internal communication between servers) GSM Modem (PPP, wvDial, GSM Network #1) Other GSM Modem (PPP, wvDial, GSM Network #2) Yet another GSM ...
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ProFTPd login with default credentials

I'm having trouble logging into my server in which I installed proFTPd. Leaving the default settings did not allow me to login as root from filezilla. However, after searching the web i found the ...
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Is there any GUI tool to configure /etc/fstab?

I have little experiences in configuring the 'fstab'. I'm looking for any GUI tool that helps me with this. If possible based on gtk and should be available in Debian.
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Gateway not connecting to internet from a single device

My goal is to try and setup OSMC on a Raspberry Pi v1 Model B that I can use as a media center connected to my living room TV. I have successfully got it hooked up to the TV and the Comcast ...
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Can't boot Debian after forced EFI installation

I just installed Debian with encrypted /. I made a /boot partition and converted an NTFS partition to EFI. It installed but now I can't boot on Linux. My motherboard boot list put a mirrored "N" sign ...
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Slow write performance on internal SSD disk

================= I am facing the following issue: my SSD Samsung EVO 850 is leaving me with terribly slow write performance. I am getting only approx. 150 MB/s, many times it is worse than that. ...
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Dual boot windows 10 debian on SSD 950 pro

Hi I got an 950 pro SSD and had windows 10 installed on a partition on it. It was booting fine, then I installed debian testing on an another partition that I encrypted during installation on that ...
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Sometimes OS does not go to sleep

I have the last version of BunsenLabs 3.16.0-4-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 3.16.7-ckt20-1+deb8u1 (2015-12-14) x86_64 GNU/Linux Motherboard: Asus Z97 PRO; CPU: i5-4590; SSD: Kingston SSDNow; Video: ...
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Debian: grub-install with LVM, crypto, and stripe

I'm working on getting Debian 8.2 installed on my system, and am having trouble with grub. It looks like the OS installs fine, but once I get to the first boot, I just sit at a grub prompt. Here's ...
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Samba not accessible via Server name anymore

From one day to another, my samba share (Debian 8 with current Samba 4.1.17) stopped turning up in the windows network neighborhood (Win 10). For a few days it was still accessible by typing ...
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osTicket installation issues

I tried to install osTicket on Debian 8 32-bit, but php5-imap, imap and php5enmod didn't install, and that affected the functioning of this application. I need help resolving this issue. When I tried ...
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How do I Enable JSON support on nginx

On a raspberry pi I am trying to install ldap-account-manager, which is a php application. I can successfully browse a simple php script but when browsing to LAM I receive an error indicating Your ...
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Auto close connection when openvpn lose connection

Is there a way to disable/close connection automatically if OpenVPN lose the VPN connection? I'm currently using Debian.
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How block connect to FTP via TotalCommender and Filezilla

How block connect to FTP via TotalCommender and Filezilla? I tried via firewall but doesn't work for me. I use cyberduck and ssh and I have two server (Debian 6 i 7)
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Upgrading VirtualBox using a `.deb`

I'm trying to upgrade VirtualBox using a .deb: sudo dpkg -i ~/downloads/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.12-93733\~Debian\~wheezy_amd64.deb but it fails with: dpkg: regarding ...
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Get IP from DHCP server from other machine in Internal Network

I have two virtual machines: Debian (Router) with one Bridged Adapter and three Internal Network adapters Ubuntu with one Internal Network adapter I installed on Debian DHCP server, I'd like ...
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Windows 7 Activation inside Virtualbox on a Linux Host

My dad has a PC which was running Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bits before he accidently upgraded it to Windows 10 (due to these pesky Upgrade-Me notifications). So I planned to revert it back to ...
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How to list files of a Debian package without install

This command can only list contents of installed packages, dpkg -L PACKAGENAME but how to list contents of a non-installed package, to preview/examine the package?
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Cannot log into SMB server Debain Jessie

I recently got a new, shiny x86 server for Christmas, migrating from Raspbian 7 (Wheezy) to Debian 8 (Jessie) and I was running LAMP, AFP, SMB, etc. on the Pi. The AFP and LAMP work fine on the new ...
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Maximum disk size for a Debian 6 VMware installation?

I'm planning to install a variety of Linux distributions on VMware Player to get more experience with Linux (I've only used Fedora back in university). I'm starting with Debian 6.0.5 Squeeze, and have ...
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Grub is in unusable state since w10 update

I am on a Vaio laptop with Debian Jessie / W10 dual boot and Grub 2.02~beta2-22+deb8u1. Since W10's latest update something weird happened to my grub-efi. When I boot my computer I get this error ...
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Debian freezes while intense SSD I/O

I bought an SSD drive (Kingston SSDNow) and installed Debian 8 on it; The system works fine. But today I'm tried to extract a huge tar archive (~8GB) and in the middle of extraction the system just ...
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Can I increase the sound volume above 100% in Linux?

I am running KDE 4.6 in Debian Testing. Is there a way to increase the sound (i.e. more than the standard 100%)? The current settings with my speakers seem a bit too quiet in some cases. I found a ...
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Debian Squeezy on VirtualBox apt-get not working 0% but ping works

I have problem with apt-get update on my Debian Squeezy machine on Windows 10 host - internet bridged adapter wifi. Example: apt-get update 0% Connected to ftp.pl.debian.org 153.19.251.221 and ...
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How can to get forgotten username on Debian? [duplicate]

I have a Debian desktop. On last time, I had updated/upgraded. Now I cannot login (maybe I forgotten username). I cannot login to root too. It seems that we cannot login with root (we just can switch ...
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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 ...