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Error installing Keystone OpenStack

I'm trying to install OpenStack in Ubuntu 12.04 which is hosted on Windows 8 via VMWare Workstation 10.0 but I'm getting error while installing keystone. I have pasted all output in pastebin here
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Sound working in other programs - not in Chrome

Currently running Linux Mint 15 Cinnamon. When I installed the OS, I had no sound in any application, but it turned out to be a simple matter of selecting the right output device (I have a dedicated ...
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Dual Boot Centos 6.5 and windows 7 using USB Stick

I was trying to dual boot my system with Centos 6.5 and Win7 using usb stick. Win7 was already installed. I created a partition of 100G from Win7 for CentOS 6.5. I created a bootable disk using ...
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touchpad having difficulties with right and left

I have an ASUS P500 with Mint 16 Cinnamon and after following this question at least now my right button works. Right ElanTech touchpad button not working in Linux But, it constantly confuses right ...
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Bizarre lag in HTTP connection

Running on a LAMP stack, CentOS 6, Apache 2.2.3, PHP 5.4.25, MySQL 5.5.31 Have a very complex web application. It's been running pretty smoothly for about 5 years, now. Of a sudden we've run into ...
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How to rsync merge two paths into one; opposite of --inplace

I have a large remote directory: remote://server/pathA/zupertoll And a large local directory that is 95% the same as the remote directory: local:///home/pathB/zupertoll I want to copy zupertoll to ...
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Brother p-touch pt-700 linux

I can't seem to get my Fedora 20 to notice my Brother P-Touch pt-700. I tried to install the ptouch drivers from the fedora repo, but it didn't work out as well as planned. How can I get this to ...
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Whats the SysV commands to initialize and start X2goServer?

I need SysV instructions for CentOS. The Archlinux wiki page on X2go has a great step-by-step overview for starting the X2go server, but that's not relevant to SysV. The current maintainer (?) only ...
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Route private IP through specific interface

Setup: Server is running on Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS. A server with public IP on eth0. An intranet (MAN) on eth1 where server's IP is 172.30.160.150, network is 172.30.160.148/30, and remote point ...
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Setting/clearing packet's TCP flags with iptables

I know iptables can match packets with certain TCP flags using --tcp-flags. But how do I set or clear some flags on a matched IPv4 packet?
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Backtrack 5 R3 not detecting USB drive - macbook pro A1278 (EMC 2554*) dual boot

I have installed Backtrack 5 R3 and the USB drive I am trying to get some files from isn't being detected at all. Backtrack detects the ports, but not the device (USB thumb drive). The drive is ...
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Linux Fedora 20: how to deal with a partial internet connection.?

I have previously asked for help with this on the "Unix and Linux" site as the question "Linux Fedora 20: how do I deal with “ import read failed(2)”?" (I got there after a lot of floundering about). ...
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Remove application from Alt+Tab list in Unity

How do I remove a particular application (window) from Alt+Tab list? I want it to appear on my desktop, but don't be displayed in the switcher. I run Unity on Ubuntu 12.04. I use Workrave all the ...
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Clone a Linux virtual container as a virtual machine for testing

I have been given one Linux virtual container where I have installed all the apps, databases, etc. Now I want to clone that in my local computer as a virtual machine for testing. The Linux container ...
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How can I share an usb cam with another computer, both Linux?

I have a new notebook that has a poor integrated Webcam: Bus 001 Device 005: ID 04f2:b322 Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd bDeviceClass 239 Miscellaneous Device bDeviceProtocol 1 ...
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SVN eol-style property issue

We have two SVN repositories, both are used by multiple users from Windows and Linux, too. Both repositories have their default svnproperties (i.e. svn:eol-style=native), we store mainly text files. ...
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Google Chrome on Debian 7.4 x64 crash bug

I'm having an issue with Google Chrome 33.0.1750.152 on Debian 7.4 x64. A month ago or so, I noticed some odd processes running when I got home from work. I had let my brother use the computer while ...
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multi-booting chromium os in a laptop with two oses already installed and only one hard disk

I've been wondering if their is a way of installing chromium os from this without wiping my only hard drive which I spent years filling it up with documents, videos and stuffs. Wiping it clean is ...
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Check which programs use the most data

Today I ordered a server over at Server4You and noticed that the Linux server that I cancelled last month is still in my account. I haven't been using it, however the data transfer graph shows a ...
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Minimal boot chainloader

I have a Fedora 20 installation on my second physical hard drive. The normal operating system is Windows 7, in which I have VirtualBox installed with direct physical access to the second hard drive ...
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Ubuntu boot through failed RAID

I have a large media partition as a separate RAID5 on my Ubuntu server. The server is not easily accessible, so I need it to continue the boot process in all but the most dire circumstances. Right ...
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efreetd keeps hogging cpu in enlightenment 17 (version 0.17.3-3)

SOLUTION AT THE BOTTOM Googling around led me to someone remarking that it posts a lot of 'sleep' messages in ~/.xsession-errors, which maybe the culprit. But I have no idea how to stop the ...
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Where do I find init script/file in source code?

Below is the log messages of booting linux on ARM Cortex A9 processor: U-BOOT for Xilinx-ZC702-14.7 SF: Detected N25Q128A with page size 64 KiB, total 16 MiB SF: 3571500 bytes @ 0x520000 Read: OK ...
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Websphere Application Server same versions on same server

I have a query about Websphere Application Server. Can we run two similar WAS 7 ND versions on same 64 bit RHEL 6.2 host server - assuming all the features, everything same. Purpose is to serve two ...
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Copying .bashrc and .profile does not change anything?

I have a root bash profile setup which has autocomplete and all the nice colours, but there is nothing setup for my actual user (non root). So I decided to copy the files .bashrc and .profile from ...
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AWS Ubuntu Server Unresponsive

So my AWS Ubuntu Server became completely unresponsive and I had to force shut down through the AWS console. This is the syslog, it happened at 15:25 and then I was able to boot it again at 15:40 I ...
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Ubuntu network keeps giving Network Disconnected - You are now offline message

On the face of it, you will find that this is a common question but please read it completely to understand the specific issue that I have. I am running Ubuntu 12.04.4. I keep getting this network ...
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issue mounting LV to /tmp in RHEL

I tried mounting an LV to the /tmp directory and it has seemed to mess up my RHEL VM. To mount, I did the following: 1. Added following line to fstab: /dev/VolGroup00/lvol0 /tmp ext3 ...
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How to i store S/MIME certificates in openldap?

I have an openldap running with default schemas (it's a test environment, inside virtualbox on a turnkey linux openldap appliance) Basically it's openldap 2.4.31 with a front end install web gui. ...
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Mount external share on access

I'm serving a few files on and FTP site. Some of these files are hosted on a seperate Windows machine, but I want everything accessible on the same FTP server, and it's too many files to mirror. ...
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Modsecurity rule for preventing redirection

I have some abusers uploading files which redirects to some other site: $ cat terrible.htm http://rxdrugstore.ru"> I have already added clamscan signatures to quarantine such files. But the scan ...
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Using LTSP on a debian server with Raspberry PI?

I want to set up a system like this with Raspberry PI thin clients running from a Debian Server. Does anyone have any instructions on how to do something like this, or did they try it and find it to ...
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Can I take this pre-existing unallocated partition and add it to my Linux OS (L:) logical drive?

I am trying to increase the size of the Linux OS partition to include a minimum of 30 GB possibly 35 GB, but I can shrink my main 1 any further or anything, would you be willing to help?
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Snort 2.9.6.0 to detect malicious nfs traffic

I have a snort inline mode IPS.I wanted this IPS to detect malicious nfs traffic.Can anyone please help me out to describe rules that catches the suspicious "nfs" traffic,not allowing it and allow the ...
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CPU utilization taking frequency scaling into account

The CPU utilization output in tools like top, obviously, simply measure the amount of time a process has spent running on the CPU, divided by the elapsed real time. Taking this as a measure of how ...
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mv backup but instead of creating tilde directories, create tilde files in subdirectories?

I have 2 deep directory structures that are (probably) identical and I want to end up with a single one, but not auto-resolve existing conflicts (I'm guessing rsync would clobber something). I just ...
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JAVA - Error occurred during the installation

My problem figure out for me when i was configuring my Jboss AS 7 on Linux Mint, in the moment i was installing it, the JVM presentation a some problems and not work anymore. With this, i remove JVM ...
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simple udev rule does not work

I want a simple udev rule which gives my usb stick always the same symbolic link. first of all I executed udevadm info --name=/dev/sdb1 --attribute-walk and got this result looking at ...
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Linux board with dual video output

A client has asked me about the possibility of changing his office (24 pcs based on Ubuntu 12.04, mainly for managing a web ERP) to LTSP to save on maintenance, and also to clean the floor from pc ...
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How can linux support a huge density of wifi relays?

I'm a student in a computer science school. Like all the other students of this school I'm using linux. I am on Ubuntu and most are on OpenSuse. We all have the same issue on linux with the Wifi. ...
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Linksys RV042 PPTP not working with Ubuntu? Why?

I have bought an RV042 to set up a VPN for home... The setup's been very easy, and it works fine with Windows computers. For some reason, it doesn't work on Ubuntu (or maybe Linux in general). I have ...
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Multiple displays showing Linux

Ok, so i have been trying to work around installing AMD catalyst on my kali linux computer for a while now (in order to run oclhashcat). I have successfully done it and wrote a few patches for it that ...
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How to install ruby tesseract on linux mint(after following instructions I keep getting a compilation error)

Hi I'm trying to install ruby tesseract on linux mint OS. I've installed tesseract and ruby teseract-ocr but every time I try I require the gem I get this compilation error: CompilationError: compile ...
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how can I connect from Linux to windows with ssh without password?

I have a Linux server(CentOS) an some windows clients with shared folders. I want to connect to windows with ssh. I already install cygwin on windows and openssh on it. I can connect from windows to ...
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Mint 15 - Powerpoint 2007 won't start

I'm running Office 2007 in Linux Mint 15 Olivia using Wine 1.6. Word runs perfectly well, but Powerpoint won't start up. I'll post you the terminal output. Starting Word: markus@thinkpad ...
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How to change strange virtual console switch shortcuts in Debian 7.4

Debian 7.4 on my Lenovo Z710 notebook, default settings. Pressing Ctrl+F4 switches to virtual console tty4. But other Ctrl+Fn combinations do not switch to ttyN, only Ctrl+F4 does this. Ctrl+Alt+Fn ...
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ntpd & ntpdate won't set time

I recently purchased a new development board and, unfortunately, the edition of Linux provided doesn't sync with an NTP server automatically. I have tried using "ntpd -dgq", however the output is ...
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eth0 and eth2 getting disabled after boot

I want to set up a firewall/router using Debian and iptables (configured by shorewall). My hardware is a Mini-ITX-board with a network interface card, so I have 4 network interfaces: eth0-2 for the ...
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How to make user-friendly “time machine” with my LVM thin-provisioned partitions?

I have setup all of my partitions on LVM thin-provisioned device. In some article I've read that this allows me to make incremental snapshots in a simple manner - move back and forward between them. ...
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Linux screen/java cli issue

I don't know how to properly label this, so if this is a known problem, I'd be glad to be pointed in that direction. This error could be from java or screen - it probably occurs when I make a screen ...