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Samba Server Configured in Fedora 13 ,but unable to access from windows

Configuration file :/etc/samba/smb.conf as follows [global] workgroup = workgroup server string = SambaServer security = user name resolve order = hosts lmhosts ; ...
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System monitor and free -m show different readings

I saw memory usage by using System Monitor it showed me 778Mb/2012Mb. Then I checked it using free -m on terminal. I saw this total used free shared buffers cached ...
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How can I install Windows XP after having removed Fedora 13 from my laptop?

I have Fedora 13 on my Dell Inspiron 1545 laptop. This is the only OS on my machine. From tutorials I am able to remove Fedora from my machine. However when installing Windows XP on my laptop, it ...
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Programs run at boot time: where are they hidden?

I am struggling to understand where PackageKit is launched from at boot time (fedora FC13), and I'm starting to suspect that - since my previous experiences with much older Linux distros - in modern ...
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How to remove Games on Fedora 14?

While installing the fedora desktop I had unchecked the Games and Entertainment section but I can still see the same Games options available in the menu. I tried checking the same in the Add/Remove ...
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Can not change CPU speed in Linux

I have Fedora 13 installed on my laptop. For some reason it always seems to run at 1GHz even though the maximum is 1.67GHz (even under 100% load). The output of cpufreq-info: analyzing CPU 0: ...
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How to specify download directory in Linux?

I am new to Linux, running Fedora 13. If installing from source, how do I specify the directory into which I want to download the file? I have a Download directory set up in my home directory but ...
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installing rhel/centos/fedora on a dell inspiron 17R laptop

Got a dell inspiron 17R laptop. Trying to figure out how to install RHEL/Centos 5.5/Fedora 13 on the box. When using the basic Centos 5.5 liveCD, continously got a repeating error of buffer I/O on ...
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Check log messages for file system errors

Fedora 13 kernal 2.6.34.6-54.fc13.i686 HP Notebook dv6000 4 years old I have been having a problem starting my notebook. I get the BIOS screen. But before I get to the GRUB loader menu ...
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Create iptables rules

I want to make the following rules in iptables: Open port 80, 5432 and 22 to all IP addresses Open port 27017 only to these IP addresses x.x.x.0/24 In all the cases I want both tcp and udp ...
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How do I adjust the semmni kernel parameter in Fedora 13?

I've done the usual edit of /etc/sysctl.conf to include the parameter, but it just tosses errors. I haven't had to tune a kernel in a very long time, what's different about it nowadays (or have I ...
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File 'pagefile.sys' in CIFS mount of '//windowshost/C$' makes Nautilus give up in disgust

So, I'm running a Fedora 13 VM in VirtualBox under Windows Server 2008. I need to have access to the host drives from inside the VM, so I mount them. I use the C$ and D$ default shares. Here's the ...
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Fedora 13 constantly reboots on an HP Z400

I just installed Fedora 13 on an HP Z400, and it's stuck in an endless reboot loop (lives 2 seconds before rebooting). It's a 64-bit machine and seems to meet all the hardware requirements. Any idea ...
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Enable Synaptics Touchpad in Fedora 13

My Laptop is a Sony VAIO VPCS12C5E. I recently installed Fedora 13 (x64). I have the problem that the Touchpad is not working at all. The following Synaptics driver is installed: ...
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how do i set up this firewall?

i use fedora 13, and i have firewall turned off now. but i want to allow all incoming connections and outgoing connections except to a port P. i want to allow connection to port P only from certain ...
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No keyboard during Fedora 13 firstboot setup

Good evening, I have a Dell XPS M2010. It came from the factory with Vista and was converted to Fedora 6 within a day of receiving it. With the release of Fedora 8 it was upgraded. With the ...
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Help installing fedora13 from DvD?

I have windows xp on my dell but I lost the drivers disk so I want to install linux Fedora 13 instead and wipe the windows xp. I burned the iso to a dvd and loaded up the live session user and used ...