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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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“Network is unreachable” when attempting to ping google, but internal addresses work

I can get to other PCs in my house on the 192 network, but trying to go outside gives me the "network is unreachable" message. p3p1 is up with a good IP Address. Running Fedora 16. What should I ...
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Mounting USB flash disk in read only mode

I have a Fedora 15 box, which is on a public network. How do I configure it such that when non-root users plug in a USB drive, the box mounts it as a read-only device.
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Bluestacks on Linux Fedora

I am trying to use Bluestacks for running Android application on my Linux Fedora using Wine. I tried wine BlueStacks-SplitInstaller_native.exe from terminal. It gave me Install Mono for Windows to ...
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Merging unallocated space into existing partition

I need some help with merging free 3.7GB unallocated space with my existing ext4 partition. I can't seem to figure out how to do this. Keeping the data on the existing ext4 partition is of utmost ...
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Removing Fedora15 and install Fedora17

I have a DELLE6420 with dual boot of Linux Fedora15 and Windows7. I wish to install Fedora17 in place of Fedora15. I understand that i have to retain the /home folder. As for system-wide installation, ...
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nameserver spoiling avahi multicast name resolution of .local domain

After trying to ping a machine on my local network, I noticed that I was trying hit address 66.152.109.24. This is an external public address. Resolution should have occurred via avahi mDNS. I ran ...
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Can Wine emulate Windows95?

I have VirtualPool2 for Windows95, but recently the CD drive has not been working on my Windows95 machine. VPool only supports Windows95 so I can't run it in Wine, it detects Wine as a WindowsNT ...
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Is there any way to have the onboard VGA enabled as well as a graphics card? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I enable onboard graphics AND dedicated card simultaneously? I have an HP Pavilion S3000y computer running Fedora 15. [specs] The motherboard has a VGA port, for ...
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How to connect USB Modem over command line

On Fedora 15, how does one connect a USB Modem (I have a ZTE MF636) over command line? If I do ps auwx|grep ppp then I can see this command: /usr/sbin/pppd nodetach lock nodefaultroute ttyUSB2 ...
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/dev/sda1 or /dev/sdb1 i should write my iso? If i do wrong what will happen, can i reverse back?

I did a mistake and realized i would have choosen /dev/sdb1 instead of /dev/sda1. My own system i did something. But how can i reverse back? (i am sure if i reboot my system i wont be able to login ...
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VirtualBox issues in Fedora 15

I installed VirtualBox with the RPM from http://virtualbox.org ; but when I tried to setup and run a VM it said that the VirtualBox service was not started (vboxdrv) and told me to sudo ...
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Does Fedora 15 support screensavers?

I can't seem to find an option in Fedora 15 to enable/disable/configure a screensaver. Does it even have screensaver support, or is there something I missed?
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How to install development files for antlr?

How do I install header files for antlr (specifically I need files like antlr/config.hpp and antlr/AST.hpp) without having to install from source (basically from an rpm) for Fedora 15?
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How can I stop jenkins.pid in fedora15?

I have jenkins running, but I need to stop it. in /var/run I have jenkins.pid which is what the standard jenkins script uses to stop jenkins. The jenkins script uses start-stop-daemon which doesn't ...
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How to disable the gnome3 of Fedora 15?

I installed Fedora 15 on an old computer, and it uses the new gnome3 desktop. But my computer is slow, so I want to disable it, continue to use the old traditional desktop. How to do this?
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Multiple Graphics Cards on Fedora 15 (Gnome 3)

I have the (delightful) misfortune of having 3 graphics cards. They are XFX Radeon 5750s. Each drives 2 monitors via dvi. I am having a really hard time getting these running on fedora 15 (gnome 3). ...
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Screen Brightness not permanent

I own a Lenovo Thinkpad SL400 and I dual boot Fedora 15 AND Windows 7 on my laptop. I am facing a problem with my fedora installation: Whenever I reboot the computer, my screen brightness goes back ...
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Spontaneous Shutdowns

My four year old thinkpad x61 has just started shutting down spontaneously. I have no idea why, I know it's not thermal related because it's not too hot when it shutsdown and I installed lm-sensors ...
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Ensure libraries in /usr/lib{64} are found before those defined in /etc/ld.so.conf

I am running Fedora 15 x86_64 and have the Oracle 11 client installed, and have an /etc/ld.so.conf.d/oracle.conf file configured so I can automatically pick-up the client shared object file. However ...
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Is it necessary to test the checksum when downloading a Linux installation DVD?

I trying to install Fedora 15 on my system. I downloaded the DVD from the official Fedora download link. For downloading the ISO, I used Orbit downloader, but I did not test the checksum. I burned ...
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How can I dual-boot Windows and Fedora with two hard disks?

I have an 80GB and a 40GB hard drive. My primary hard drive contains Windows. On the second hard drive, I want to install Fedora 15. When the system boots, there should be a menu to select the ...
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How can one get Synergy to share in Fedora 15/Gnome3 with window maximized?

I have my synergy server running on Fedora 15, I'm starting it with "Synergy" in .bash_profile. There's another Fedora 15 client. Sharing normally works fine, given that a window is not maximized. ...
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Web camera not working with fedora

I'm using fedora 15 on my HP G42 laptop, I didn't install any particular packages for access web camera. Does the default OS support access web camera or Do I need to install any software package for ...
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Dell Latitude D620, D/Port replicator, and Fedora 15

I'm trying to get the Dell D/Port replicator's video switch to work correctly under Fedora 15 with a D620 laptop. I have the NVidia drivers from RPMFusion installed. Right now, nothing video-related ...
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USB-Bluetooth not working on Fedora 15. Already tried systemctl start

I'm having a problem with my usb bluetooth, in Fedora 14 was just working but now it does not. I know theres is a bug that you have to fix in Fedora 15 with gnome-shell using: # systemctl status ...
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Fedora 15 with PAE

I installed FC 15 onto a laptop that previously had XP installed. While XP reported that Physical Address Extension was enabled, I am unable to find any reference to it in Fedora. How can I tell if ...
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What do I need to know before I *try* to install a Debian package on Fedora?

I found this color picker package, gpick, reviewed in a random blog. It uses GTK+ so I think I can use it on Fedora. Unfortunately there is not yum package in the normal repositories. There is an ...
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nm-connection-editor - command not found

HP Mini 210 Fedora 15 Latest updates Gnome 3.0.1 In the terminal when I do the following: nm-connection-editor I get the following: command not found Where is the nm-connection-editor?
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How can I allow multiple sounds in pulseaudio?

I am listening to online radio (flash) but if I start off another video clip locally or remotely, the video won't play until I either change the audio output of the clip to non-pulseaudio or close the ...
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Monitor display prblem with Fedora 15 on Lenovo Thinkpad t410 with Intel graphics card

I have a Lenovo t410 with with Fedora Core 15(64 bits) installed on it. I have two monitors, a Lenovo ThinkVision and a Dell one. I can just close my laptop lid and use the Dell monitor as my main ...
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Explain why unmounting of DVD/CDROM media via command line says “its busy”

I'm communicating a bug on Bugzilla regarding DVD and HFS+ with Fedora 15 that requires me to mount many disks to my system. (I'm not CS, nor am I a newbie so there are bits here and there missing ...
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How do I get detailed dvd formatting info in OS X?

The GUI in OS X does not provide enough detail about my HFS+ formatted DVDs. I can't get pdisk -l to tell me anything useful. I have two DVD backups made and formatted in "HFS+". I can only get one ...
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How do I block all ports except 22 and 80 in Fedora's iptables?

I am trying to only allow port 22 TCP/UDP and port 80 TCP/UDP from anywhere using Fedora 15 iptables, and all the rest will be never accessible nor scannable from a public network. But it never ...
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Fedora 15 - Kernel Panic not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root on unknown-block (0,0)

Fast to the point.. I have installed on my dystem a copy of Fedora 15 and Ubuntu 11.04. I first installed ubuntu on /dev/sda5 and grub2 was instaled at the begining of /dev/sda. Next i installed ...
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Yum- disable database update on package install

I'm using Fedora 15 and every time I try to install something with yum, yum tries to update the repository database. For most people this would be great and handy, but I'm stuck behind super slow ...
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Anyone who uses XFCE (under Fedora) use a different file manager instead of Thunar?

I just upgraded from Fedora 11 to Fedora 15 on my laptop, and from GNOME to XFCE. The file manager has a peculiar behaviour. Most of the time, not always, it copies between different instances within ...
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How do I turn of the blanking of the screen in GNOME 3?

I want to use my Fedora 15 in a kiosk mode displaying the screen on a TV. My problem is that the screen goes blank after a little while. The system is running GNOME 3 as window manager. In the ...
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Fedora15 - Help me understand how cryptsetup and LVM interact

Upgrading F11 to F15 I've decided to encrypt the disk. Anaconda appears to have limited support for custom disk partitions (mine is dual boot). The result of my second install attempt was a PV boot ...
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Fedora 15 su user problem

I'm new to Fedora 15 and Linux. I've stumbled upon a problem while installing Oracle XE; I can't set environment variables or do anything else - any change I make won't stick. I'm using the terminal: ...
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where do you find documentation for a Linux package without a man file?

Upgrading to F15 I've really taken a bite of the Linux apple. I'm customizing my desktop environment more than I did under F11. I've added encryption. And since my laptop is a several years old, its ...
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Oracle XE Fedora 15 Installation problem [closed]

I got a problem installing Oracle XE on Fedora 15. Hope you can help me. I used this tutorial(that worked great for F14) but didn't got lucky with F15. The problem is that during installation goes ...
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Fedora 15 Open VPN wont connect

Ive been trying to get a VPN connection working in fedora 15 using Open VPN through network manager, I setup the connection following this tutorial. However it doesnt connect and doesnt give me a ...
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The power button doesn't work when a KDE session is locked

I've configured (System settings - Power management) the power button to hibernate the system. This doesn't work when the session is locked (Ctrl + Alt + L). Is there a way to change that? I'm on ...
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Anyone have a successful Xfce + Fluxbox spin?

A little background. Before upgrading to F15, I used Gnome out of box. I installed much the same with Fedora 15 i386 ISO at Fedoraproject.org's home page. Gnome 3 is not supported on my laptop. I'm ...
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How do I check that the encrypted /swap partition is unlocked on Fedora 15?

Background: I've upgraded from F11 to F15. This is a dual boot setup with Windows on the first partition, then /boot and LVM the next two partitions. The last LVM is then divided into /swap and /. To ...
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Remove the bootscreen in Fedora 15

I use Fedora 15 on my Asus eeePC 1015P and I wonder if there is a way to remove the normal boot animation (the fedora logo thing / the loading bars) and see the console output.
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Can the top bar in Gnome 3 be hidden?

Is there a known way to hide the top bar in Gnome 3? I want it to be hidden by default, and visible only when I zoom out. The same way as with the workspaces and application icons.
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Cannot set up dual monitors correctly in Fedora15 with KDE

I have 2 monitors: 24" LCD connected via DVI(primary) 19" LCD connected via VGA(secondary) Everytime Fedora starts the second display is always set to clone the first one and they both run at ...
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How do I change screen resolution in Fedora 15?

I installed Fedora 15 recently and am struggling to find a way to set screen resolution to greater than 1280x800. Has anybody tried doing this?