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“gksu” doesn't prompt for the root password

I use this terminal emulator x-terminal-emulator and when I run this on a normal non-privileged user ~$ gksu /usr/bin/x-terminal-emulator an app starts and tells me to choose a password for a new ...
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bash save history without exit

in linux ubuntu bash terminal. is there any way to save bash history without writing exit? i've set the config to "HISTCONTROL=erasedups" which in my opinion works better than ignoredups. anyways ...
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How to switch to another window when Ctrl + B does not work for tmux?

As we all know tmux is quite nice tool, but there are some scenarios that Ctrl+B cannot be used. For example, when I sshd to server A and now I connect to A's tmux pty. So Ctrl+B is captured by ...
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Ubuntu pervasive RubyGems

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Using Ctrl or Alt AND backspace to delete last word in Bash

In Linux I'm used to press Ctrl-Backspace to delete the last word but I don't know how to do it in Bash terminal. In OS X I use Alt-Backspace to do the same thing. Is there any way of making Bash ...