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How make Fedora load every thing that was in RAM before hibernation into RAM again after wake up?

I use systemctl hibernate to hibernate my (Fedora 22) system. After reboot, It doesn't load everything into memory (Lot of memory stays on the swap) even though I have more then enough RAM for it. ...
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Tor hidden service settings failing to allow tor.service to start on CentOS/Fedora

I am attempting to set up a Tor hidden service on CentOS 7 (with systemd), using the tor package from the EPEL repository. Previously this was working fine until a few days ago when it stopped ...
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Creating a virtual network interface on Fedora?

I would like to create network interfaces named vNIC11 and vNIC12 on Fedora 23 that I could connect to a bridge. How is this done through the scripts in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts? What should be ...
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Protected multilib versions: gpgme on Fedora 20

I'm trying to upgrade Fedora 20 to 21 and get these errors: Protected multilib versions: gpgme-1.4.3-4.fc21.x86_64 != gpgme-1.3.2-5.fc20.x86_64 Error: Protected multilib versions: ...
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Does Installing Multiple DEs Slow Down Startup?

I'm considering downloading Cinnamon onto my current Fedora installation, as GNOME seems to be bugging out on me lately. However, I do not intend on getting rid of GNOME as I am afraid of screwing up ...
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Installed Fedora But Can't Boot To It

I installed Fedora on my laptop but can't seem to figure out how to select it to boot. I created a 20 Gig partition on my HDD for it and it said it installed sucessfully. However, now whenever I ...
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Fix Broken DNF Dependencies on Fedora

Whenever I try to use DNF to update my system, I always have a collection of packages with broken dependencies. Since upgrading to Fedora 22, I've been receiving this listing of broken packages, ...
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running irda service / prog to receive pictures from cell phone

I have a loptop with build in irda hardware. I can successfully start sudo service irda start and see devices like /dev/ircommXXX. But what is the next step to receive pictures from my cell ...
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Fedora 23 realtek ehternet works on livecd, but doesn't on a fresh install

lspci | grep -i ethernet gives the same for livecd and fresh install: 02:00.1 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 12)` ...
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can't boot fedora 23 livecd on my tablet

I can get it booting and can see the filling splash. However, my usb drive is attached through the tablet's OTG port which needs DWC3_XHCI to be on, which most kernels don't. Can I re-compile the ...
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Booting Fedora 23 after installation fails

I just installed the Fedora 23 from the official iso. Installation succeed and computer reboot. But Fedora starting to load (just after grub selection) it write on my screen upper the loading bar: ...
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RPM failed dependencies: libgdbm.so.2()(64bit) on Fedora 22

i try to install RHEL5 x64 rpm package( mochapro-4.1.2-9658.x86_64 ) on Fedora 22, but it wants libgdbm.so.2()(64bit) library which is absent in dnf. it gives following error: Error: nothing ...
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using firewalld and firewall-cmd how to add-rule to primary INPUT chain not INPUT_direct

so after reading the firewalld man page and fedora documentation, I have come to the understanding that to add a custom rule to firewall with specific arguements i need to use the structure ...
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Fedora 21, no wifi or wireless interface

After running yum update last night, everything was good. I closed my laptop and when I opened it today wasn't connected. I tried restarting and it still isn't showing up. dmesg has no mentions of ...
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USB Headset test in KDE works but no sound from applications

My G35 appears in all the audio settings files. I can click the test buttons and hear sound. I can also right click on the kmix speaker icon, Select Master Channel and choose the headset. This gives ...
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Firefox tries to open application/octet-stream with gedit

I'm using Firefox 41.0.1 on Fedora 22. I noticed this behaviour when I was trying to open a PNG image link on a GitLab site. The server replies with "Content-Disposition:"inline; filename="logo.png" ...
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Telnet, DNS Name Resolution Issues, and Hyper-V

I have a Fedora Linux machine that can only be telnet'd into by using the IP address and not the hostname. I am not sure why this is happening as I would like to be able to use the hostname as well. ...
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Compile Glasgow Haskell Compiler on Fedora 22

So I want to upgrade "GHC 7.8.4-45" that comes prepackaged with Fedora 22 (courtesy of the Fedora Haskell SIG) to GHC 7.10.2 (the latest). How to do that easily?
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how to stop PC from sending ICMP of “Destination Unreachable(host administratively prohibited)”

I'm doing some experiments and measurements. I send some random TCP packets to a laptop(with fedora system), that laptop reacts by sending ICMP packets of type 3 and code 10, which means Destination ...
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fedora 22 synaptics touchpad not working

I just received a new Dell Vostro notebook. The touchpad works fine when I boot into setup, or a Windows install DVD, but with Fedora 22 workstation (live and installed), the mouse pointer appears but ...
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Secure Boot, Bumblebee and Fedora - how to?

I'm a happy user of Fedora 19 and I have it installed on a Samsung Series 5 laptop, which has an off board video card from NVidia - specifically a GeForce GT 630M. I managed to successfully install ...
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Run pip for python3 on Fedora

I can't run pip for python3 (3.4) on Fedora 22. Pip for python2.7 is installed on system by default and works fine. I install package python3-pip but can't run it. pip3, pip-3.4, python3-pip, python3 ...
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Fedora Live Usb won't boot

I have written the fedora 22 32-bit iso to a 32gb usb thumb drive with the dd command in ubuntu 15.04. The terminal stated the write was successful. I have verified my iso isnt corrupt with the ...
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Stuck while installing the Review Board on Fedora 20

This is the screen shot where I was stuck here. No idea what to do ? I have already given all the required permission as listed below, and also created the directory which was mentioned in screenshot ...
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Route only specific traffic through VPN

I've looked up previous people asking similar questions, but have yet to get a straight answer that will work for my given situation, so here goes.. I'm running on Linux (Fedora 22) and have a VPN ...
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How do I partition a single hard drive in Linux Fedora so I can dual boot?

I've set up a Linux server that I spent a lot of time on. Now that said Linux server will be used less frequently, I'd like to partition the hard drive, so that I may install Windows Server on it, for ...
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How do I keep my bash history across sessions?

I am working on a x86 target running fedora 9. Whenever I reboot it, my history returns to some state, and I do not have commands I did in the sessions before the reboot. What I have to change to ...
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How can I automount drives so that they are accessible by all users?

I'm running Fedora 22 server which runs headless most of the time. I would like to be able to automount removable drives, optical media etc... automatically regardless of whether the desktop ...
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Yum / dnf tries to remove standalone packages as dependencies

When I try to yum remove texlive it lists all the packages it will remove as dependencies 'only to texlive', but for example gcc is listed. But I want to leave it in the system. Can I somehow specify ...
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Cannot change language back to english Fedora Core 14

I'm running Fedora 14, and I'm taking French is school so I decided to set my system to French to see how it was. I edited /etc/sysconfig/i18n, and changed en_US to fr_FR. Then, I rebooted, and it ...
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Yum: xz compression not available on Fedora 12

I am currently in the process of updating an old Fedora server, and am currently on Fedora 12. on the last update I forgot to upgrade rpm (see here). Now yum always returns this error: Error: xz ...
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Can ping but can't otherwise reach PFsense clients on virtual bridge

I have a setup with a physical hypervisor running KVM + Libvirtd on Fedora 22. On this hypervisor, there's a PFsense VM and several other VMs interconnected on a virtual bridge. The PFsense VM is ...
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guestfs-xxxxxx VMs appearing in LibVirt (virt-manager)

I have a KVM+LibVirt based hypervisor running on Fedora 22. I use virt-manager for managing the VMs over SSH. For some reason I see "guestfs-00kxipwaewnkoq92" VMs appearing and disappearing at ...
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possibility of swap space has larger data in it than in my physical memory

Quoting the Deployment Guide from centos.org that is, Swap space in Linux is used when the amount of physical memory (RAM) is full. And that Wikipedia also said that, the term "swap" [is ...
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Repair bootloader for fedora 22 after install windows

I already have fedora 22 and windows 7 in my machine , i wanna to upgrade to windows 10 but in fact i'm afraid to losing fedora i have read the fedora documentation but still afraid to start this ...
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Fedora 20 FirewallD GUI not working on X11 forwarding

I am having a problem with SSH X11 forwarding on Fedora 20 with firewall-config, the GUI tool for FirewallD (the dynamic firewall system). With most X11 GUI applications including pretty much all ...
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I can't login by XFCE4, but can by Gnome

My system is RFRemix 21 64bit (Based on Fedora) I use XFCE4 long time, also I use autologin in gdm. Today, when system was loaded I see login screen with username and password. I type it, some time ...
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configure: error: Please install libyaml

I am following the installation of Basics of YAML Parsing in PHP to install YAML for PHP in Fedora 20. I went through all these steps: wget http://pecl.php.net/get/yaml-1.1.0.tgz tar -xvzf ...
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Why has grub prompt started appearing instead of grub menu after Fedora update?

In this notebook I had Windows 10, Ubuntu and Fedora. After a Fedora update, instead of the grub menu, the grub prompt started appearing. I've tried some "solutions" which suggested to look in what ...
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What is the simplest way to change the login background in Fedora (17)?

I want to change the login screen of my Fedora 17 box. I found some instructions on the web saying a lot about manually editing gconf settings: $ su - $ su - gdm -s /bin/bash $ `dbus-launch | sed ...
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How to install regexp enabled 'rename' on fedora?

I have a batch rename task and I find the 'rename' command in Ubuntu and Fedora is different. In Ubuntu, rename is written in Perl and has regexp support. Is there anyway to install it on Fedora?
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How to build Fedora automatically installation ISO

I want to install Fedora 12 on lots (>100) machines with the same system. These system is a little special: Each has 4G to 12G memory, but no HD. So we need to install system into memory. We want ...
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How do I change the lockscreen background in Gnome 3 (Fedora 17)?

While seeking a solution to my login background question I realized that the lockscreen has to be configured seperately. But how? On a quick google search I only found the suggestion to replace the ...
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Bad Text Printing on First Page using Scientific Linux with HP 6300 OfficeJet

I have installed in Scientific Linux 7 (fedora variant), cups, 1.6.3-17 and hplip, 3.13.7-6. I have also installed hplip-gui. I am printing to a networked HP 6300 All-in-One. If I print the test ...
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Making a bootable OSX USB from dmg on Linux

I have 2 machines - a MacBook Pro and a desktop running Fedora, I have a USB drive and a OSX 10.8 dmg. The MacBook won't boot into OSX unfortunately, I'm trying to make a bootable mac usb to recover ...
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Extend PV encrypted with Luks on Fedora 22

When I initially setup my desktop and partitioned everything I left space available if I needed to extend a LV. Now I am needing to extend a LV but have found it's more complicated than I thought. ...
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ipconfig \all, not working on linux fedora

I am new to linux. I am trying to run "ifconfig" on linux fedora. It is working but when I run "ifconfig \all" or "ifconfig /flushdns",it gives me error i.e. "device not find", even if i try as super ...
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windows 7 build 7601 this copy of windows is not genuine

I'm getting this issue with almost every window I try to open just doing nothing or returning some nondescript or unhelpful error message (such as Invalid Interface). And windows tells me I'm on a ...
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Issues with bridged libvirt networks

I have created bridge for primary interface on my Fedora 22 hypervisor: systemctl stop libvirtd MAIN_CONN=enp8s0 nmcli c delete "$MAIN_CONN" nmcli c add type bridge ifname br0 autoconnect yes stp off ...
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Connecting from Mac OS host to local Fedora guest OS in VirtualBox

I’m having troubles connecting to Apache web server that is running inside my VirtualBox Fedora guest OS. This is my set up: Host: Mac OS X Guest: Fedora 22 Network adapter: NAT Apache web server: ...