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Static IP on FEDORA12 from Virtualbox

I'm trying to get my FEDORA12 to have an STATIC IP - inside VirtualBox - inside Ubuntu Let me rephrase that. I have an Ubuntu 9.04 system with VirtualBox and a FEDORA12 VM. I would like to use a ...
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How to force Fedora 12 to start to text mode?

I have a problem with my newly installed ATI driver so my Fedora 12 boots to a frozen graphic mode display. I need to force it to boot to text mode interface to start adjusting my X configuration. ...
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Disable Power Management in Fedora 12

How to disable the power management in fedora 12, so that lcd/monitor should not go to sleep/off when system is idle?
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Backup Linux Root Partition (Fedora 12)

I setup my partition scheme to have an extra partition the size of my / partion. I have a separate home directory partition. Essentially, I will be doing things that might make my OS unstable so I'd ...
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GRUB boot menu disapeared after NTFS partition deleted?

I have a dual boot system with Windows XP and Fedora12. Following is the partition structure of my harddisk. Disk /dev/sda: 80.1 GB, 80060424192 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 9733 cylinders ...
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After 3 files transferred through sftp using FileZilla, the queue halts. What could be causing it?

And when it's happening, all I need to do is browse the internet using Chrome or Firefox, restart FileZilla restart the queue. What could be causing it? I'm running on 64-bit Fedora 12. Buffalo ...
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No GRUB after re-installing Windows

I have Windows and I installed Fedora 12 on a separate partition. However, I had a problem with my windows XP SP 3 and had to install Windows on my C drive. When I re-boot I on longer get the GRUB ...
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Dell Dimension running Fedora12 does a “Sleeping Beauty” and I am not a “handsome prince”!

Dell Dimension 2350 with a Pentium IV processor and integrated video and network chips running Fedora12 does a "Sleeping Beauty" and I, apparently, am not a "handsome prince"! The system puts video ...
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How can I access files from an Ext4 partition from a Windows Vista partition on dual-boot setup? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does a ext4 reader for Windows exist? I have a dual-boot setup: Windows Vista + Fedora Linux. Most of my stuff are in the Fedora Linux installation. I want to be able to ...
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Linux : How to convert media files to DVD format and burn?

I have a load of media files on my PC, mostly AVI/MKV and some mpegs. On Windows, I would use ConvertXToDVD to convert these to DVD format, and to burn to disc. That application also lets you save a ...
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how to install fedora 12 on windows 7 as dual boot

i installed windows 7 successfully. When I installed it, I created 40 gb of unallocated space in the hard disk for the Fedora installation. However, whenever i start the partition editor during the ...
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Upgraded from fc10 to fc12 now I have eth0_rename, how do I get back to plain old eth0?

I upgraded from Fedora 10 to Fedora 12. Unfortunately, my ethernet interface eth0 is now named eth0_rename. I'd like to get back to having it named plain old eth0. I googled a bit but the solution of ...
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Fedora 12 XFCE mount permissions

I installed Fedora 12 with XFCE. When I run Gigolo to mount Windows partitions, I get an "Authentication is required" message. In Fedora 11 XFCE, there was a tool that changed the system permission ...
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PHP/cURL/Fedora issues resolving hostname possibly a DNS problem?

I have the following simple test script for cURL/php on a FC12/apache server that has PHP 5.3.2, cURL v7.19.7 (according to phpinfo()): $ch = curl_init(); curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, ...
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Why does Fedora save a random seed?

When I shut down Fedora12 I get a statement like this saving random seed ... [OK] Why does it save this random seed? What is it used for?
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Problems in starting mysql server

I'm trying to start the mysql server on fedora 12. service mysqld start gives me an error: MySQL Daemon failed to start. Starting MySQL: [FAILED] More details ...
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What (Fedora) Linux tool can I use to view my desktop on the same network from my laptop?

What I want is for my desktop to appear as a window from my laptop. Both are running on Fedora 12. Better if my desktop can appear as the other workspace.
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How can I make Fedora 12 run faster?

I recently installed Fedora 12 on my machine. I think it's the fastest Fedora version I've used. But I was wondering whether I could make it run faster than it already is.
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Dell PowerEdge 1600SC Server won't boot from Fedora 12 DVD because of CD only drive

Dell PowerEdge 1600SC Server won't boot from Fedora 12 DVD in the drive because it only supports CDs as I found out after the fact. I'm a complete novice @ servers, so if you need more detail, let me ...
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GRUB2 Boot Configuration

Recently i installed GRUB2, everything is working fine. When my system is started my monitor is showing something like the following "Minimal BASH-Like line editing is supported. For the first ...
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Linux and GeForce 8400 dual monitor

I'm trying to install a linux distribution on my PC. I have a GeForce 8400 GS with two connected monitors. I tried with Fedora 12 and Ubuntu 9.10 (both 64 and 32 bit) and the live cd cannot boot ...
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Enable eth0 by default on Fedora 12

On Fedora 12 eth0 is disconnected (by the NetworkManager) by default until I manually enable it from GNOME. I need to make it connected even if I start my box in runlevel 3 or 4. How?
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fedora12, yum not releasing “lock” after performing an action

This problem has been occurring quite frequently recently and I can't seem to find a way of preventing it. Whenever I perform an action with yum such as to install or remove software, it appears to ...
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Fedora 12 update dependency problems with firefox

I'm trying to update my system which is usually a fairly routine thing. However, today, I ran update, it installed everything, and thunderbird segfaulted on launch. Bemused, I downgraded it. It ...
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Virtualizing WindowsXP on Linux Fedora 12 for Photoshop

I am running a Linux server from 2000, I have Fedora12 installed as the OS. I know you can virtualize Windows XP on the system to be able to run Windows programs, but the problem is I My server has ...
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Getting a hardware profile from Fedora 12 after installation

I've installed Fedora 12 on a computer I found in the trash (Bulk garbage day!) and I'm trying to figure out what's under the hood (seems like a stock dell but I'd like to know the details). Is there ...
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Fedora 12 - login panel: disable automatic login

I have just replaced my FC11 by the FC12. To put skype up and running I used autoten and choose to not have the automatic login enable. After running it the skype was working nicely. However the next ...
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Fedora 12 can see wireless network, but It cannot connect

I installed Fedora 12 on my old desktop, and while Fedora 12 shows wireless networks that it could connect to, everytime I try to connect to that network, the connection fails, I have made sure that ...
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Fedora12 Slow USB 2.0 Write Speed, ehci_hcd module is missing

I am using Fedora 12, the problem I am facing is USB 2.0 write speed. I have a dual boot system with Windows XP and Fedora 12. USB 2.0 write speed in Windows XP is much faster then what I am getting ...
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Fedora Boot Progress Bar

Can we customize the boot progress bar in fedora 12? If yes, than how to customize it?
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Python crash issue in Fedora 12

How to fix the following issue and what's the problem. Due to this problem, everything that uses python is not working. /lib/librt.so.1: symbol pthread_barrier_wait, version GLIBC_2.2 not ...
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Can't install libgnokii

I am trying to install Gnocky on Fedora and as I was installing it, I got a message about dependencies. I need to install libgnokii.so.2 and libbluetooth. I tried searching for these files on the ...
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How does one look at the 'kernel log' in fedora linux

I have just installed fedora 12 linux on my dell Gx2600 pc every so often the pc hangs - screen goes blank & usb keyboard stops working. Question: is there a place were the kernel logs problems ...
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Upgrading from Fedora 11 to Fedora 12 Using preupgrade 0MB More Space Required

I was trying to update to Fedora 12 this morning and the upgrader told me that I needed 18 more megs in partition /mnt/sysimage/boot. I got rid of some old kernel files and tried again, now it tells ...