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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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Fedora LiveUSB Creator not showing target device

I downloaded LiveUSB and it doesn't show a target device and i cant find one. I don't know what to do so if someone can held that would be great.
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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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CIFS Share Mount Error

I have a samba share on my Fedora 13 machine. The problem is that on my system if I try to mount the share it failed every time, on all other windows and Linux machines there is no problem. I used ...
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Pino can't connect to twitter

On a fresh installation of Fedora 13, I tried using Pino to access my twitter account, but Pino always times out even though I'm positive user and password are correct. When started from the console, ...
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Best practice for Installing missing 32-bit package on a 64-bit Fedora Linux

I am using Fedora 13 64-bit. After reading few posts online it seems that most of 32-bit packages and libraries can easily be installed using the following command: yum install *packagename*.i686 ...
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How can I tell if I have static or dynamic IP Address?

Maybe a stupid question but how can I tell if I have a static IP address or a dynamic IP address? Running Fedora-13
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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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trouble installing nero AAC on fedora-13

(i've been asking questions like this a lot lately, eh?) I'm unable/unsure how to install nero AAC on my fedora-13 box. I've downloaded the zip archive and extracted it. I see a linux directory ...
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Accessing Internet from VirtualBox in Fedora

What procedures are there in connecting to the Internet from inside the VirtualBox virtualized with the Fedora OS? I'm using Windows 7 OS from which I'm running this virtualization.
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Why can't my Chromium display Japanese characters?

I use Chromium, but it can't display Japanese characters, as you can see in the picture. Left is firefox, as you can see, it displayes the characters correctly. Chromium is on the right. This is ...
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Fedora 13 - No module named yum

This is driving me bananas! After a recent update in Fedora 13 64bit, my yum is gone: $> yum update There was a problem importing one of the Python modules required to run yum. The error leading ...
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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 to change time format in Skype

I would like the time to be displayed in AM/PM format, not the 24 hour format.
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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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Upgrade Fedora 13 to Fedora 16

I had installed Fedora 13 in 50% of the hard disk size, in other half i installed Windows 7. Now i am unable to start Fedora and even cant upgrade Fedora 13 to Fedora 16. It gives an message that you ...
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Can't write to /var/www/ directory with PHP, permissions are 777

I can't understand where the problem is. Apache is running with my standard user that actually can write those files. What should I do?
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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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is there a good way to determine how much disk space a backup will require?

I'm about to backup my f-13 system so I can install CentOS instead. I'd like to determine just how much disk space I need to make a backup so I don't have to buy a new external harddrive right now.
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why can I invoke java from one user, but not root?

I think this sequence of commands explains my whole question: [Ramy@Moonface Downloads]$ java -version java version "1.6.0_22" Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_22-b04) Java HotSpot(TM) ...
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How to stop “distribution upgrade available” messages with KPackagetKit/Fedora

Is there any way to disable the "distribution upgrade available" messages in KPackageKit without disabling all update notices? I'm using Fedora 13 at the moment, matching a server install, and don't ...
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Fedora 13 post security update boot problem

About a month ago I installed a security update that had new Kernek 2.6.34.x from 2.6.33.x), this is when the problem occurred for the first time. After the install my computer would not boot at all, ...
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Finding a shared HDD attached to the network from my F-13 machine

Sorry for the slew of n00bie questions, but here is one more. I recently partitioned my 1.5TB harddrive according to this question I then bought this to attach the harddrive to my network. The ...
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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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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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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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where do files generated by an application running in wine go?

I'm running FullTilt poker on my fedora 13 box over wine. I see that the hand history is stored here: C:\Program Files\Full Tilt Poker\HandHistory but where does that mean they actually are on my ...
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how to find cpu temperature fedora 13?

My laptop seems to be running SUPER HOT. Is there a command to ask for the CPU temp from the terminal?
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Fedora-13 not detecting USB HDD enclosure (with HDD)

I recently purchased this enclosure: http://www.amazon.com/Inland-2-5-Inc.../dp/B003SZ2Y12 and this HDD: http://www.amazon.com/Seagate-Barrac...3811667&sr=8-1 Now, I let my brother in law use ...
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How to backup in Fedora-13?

I just bought a 1.5T HDD and a disk enclosure. I connected this disk to my laptop via the provided USB cable. I then used the following command: rsync -r -t -v --progress --delete -c -l -z / ...
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unzip and maintain directory structure of archives

On fedora-13, I tried using: unzip -j [nameof.zip] but this doesn't seem to maintain the folder structure of the original archive. I REALLY need to maintain this structure because the archive is a ...
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Printing to Epson Stylus Photo printer from Fedora

I have an Epson Stylus Photo PX720 inkjet printer, and have installed what seems to be the recommended driver from Avasys as an RPM on my Fedora 13 laptop: ...
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having trouble installing openoffice on Fedora 13

I've followed all of these directions (twice now) for my x86 32-bit machine: http://www.if-not-true-then-false.com/2010/install-openoffice-org-on-fedora-centos-red-hat-rhel/ but I'm getting this ...
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Fedora 13: How to uncheck install boot loader on /dev/sda?

I want to install Fedora 13 with boot loader on its own partition (not on MBR). Option "Install boot loader on /dev/sda" is not available. How can i do this? Is this option available in Fedora 14? I ...
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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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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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Is there a way to get Netflix streaming movies to work on Fedora 13? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Watch Netflix “Instant Watch” in Linux Is there some way to watch Netflix streaming movies on my Fedora 13 machine? Can I install the windows version of ...
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How to backup/restore in Fedora 13?

I'm a n00b when it comes to backing up and restoring my fedora 13 machine. I don't have anything particularly important on my machine right now, but part of the reason I put this OS on my laptop is to ...
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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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Why can't I getting connected to the Internet with Fedora-13?

I've installed Fedora-13 recently with x86_64 DVD. I've configured to install it for the Software Development. For network domain I left as it is(localhost.localdomain)... My internet connection ...
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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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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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Claws-Mail can't find its dictionaries for spell checking

Claws-Mail cannot find for whatever reason its spell checking files. What you see in the picture, is what pop up, when I click the "compose mail" button. What's happening here? Mind, you, that is ...
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Manually configure monitor resolution in Fedora Core 13?

Is there any way to manually configure the monitor resolution in Fedora Core 13? Right, now my HP f2105 won't go past 800x600.
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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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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 ...