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Edit scripts to hide File/Folder in fedora 14

I want to hide File/folders ending with "#" . I used the '.' formula but cant everytime rename 100s of files and folders ,i want the file /folder to be instantly hidden same like when we apply "." in ...
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NTPd giving the wrong time

Running ntpd -q on a Fedora 14 VM gives the wrong time. I'm in the UK so my time should be UTC+1, but instead it's 6 minutes behind what it should be. Anyone know why this might be and how to fix it? ...
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Compiz is not applying config from CompizConfig Settings Manager

I use Fedora 14 with Compiz on Gnome. I'd like to change some settings of Compiz with CompizConfig Settings Manager, but when I change a setting in there, those settings are not being applied. ...
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How can I give a user in Fedora 14 the rights to write in a folder and all the sub-folders in it?

My program needs to write in /var/log as well as /usr/lib including all the sub-folders in these directories. How do I give permission for my program to do it?
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Fedora 14 system-config-firewall-tui gone?

On Fedora I used to be abble to configure custom ports into the Firewall by going to setup and following the required steps till I got to something like this: Well that menu is here no more. I can ...
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How to edit .pub format files on fedora?

Is there an aplication/software that I can use to edit the Microsoft publisher (.pub) format files on fedora14.
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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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How to prevent user from viewing the content of a folder on fedora 14?

assuming there is only one user account on the OS, it does not belong to the root group is there any command line which i could enter at the terminal (by su to become root) to restrict viewing of the ...
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Is there a way to install Samba packages offline for Fedora 14?

need to install samba packages offline to enable sharing of my fedora 14 folders to windows system. is there a place/way to get the offline installation file? ThaNKS!
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How to autostart TightVNC on Fedora 14 upon booting

Is that possible to do it by just using the rc.local? Or in the OS startup section, by entering gnome terminal --profile 'xxx' -e 'xxxxxx' ? I tried both methods above but neither of them works. ...
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fedora14 yum update issue

I've just installed fedora 14 and added two repositories from rpmforge and dag. When I use yum update I get the following error after some processing. Error: Package: libcurl-7.21.0-10.fc14.i686 ...
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Header border frame missing in fedora after update the software packages

After installing some Fedora software updates, I can no longer see the header frame in every window. Furthermore, I can't access any window frame after I open a new window frame. How can I fix this? ...
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Rescue an unrecognized OS with Fedora 14

I freshly installed Fedora 14 and working fine till my 1 TB hard disk suddenly showed "SMART TRIPPED". I brought another 1 TB hard disk and thought about installing Windows XP on it and then copy data ...
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3D in Fedora - are there any mesa like packages?

When i was using Debian on my PC, i just: apt-get install -y mesa-utils libgl1-mesa-dri and then...the 3D games, like torcs didn't lag anymore. Question: Are there any "mesa" -""like"" packages in ...
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How to upgrade php from old version to new version

How to upgrade php from old version to new version. Say from php 5.3.3 to php 5.3.5?
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Fedora Server X Boot Problems

This morning when I tried to boot up Fedora 14 I ran into some problems. I used it fine last night, and nothing has changed since then. When I boot up F14, it would go to a black screen and sit ...
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disable automount in fedora

I have edited /etc/hal/fdi/policy/prefrences.fdi <deviceinfo version="0.2"> <device> <match key="storage.policy.should_mount" bool="true"> <merge ...
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Fedora 14 - hulu player does not load in firefox

I have a fresh install of fedora 14 (64 bit) on my laptop. I installed the new 64bit flash using instructions from this website. Flash seems to work, I can load videos on youtube and they play just ...
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Error mounting NTFS volume on Fedora 14

Suddenly I cannot access the NTFS drive of my computer (which hosts Windows Vista and many of my documents from Fedora 14). I get this error Error mounting: mount exited with exit code 1: helper ...