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Suse 12.3 install tomcat

Hi i have a fresh suse 12.3 installation. when i try to install python, i get a error. Problems patterns-openSUSE-minimal_base-conflicts-12.3-7.10.1.i586 conflicts with python provided by ...
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How can a partition be full if du does not show it is?

On one of my systems, the root partition is full: snip:˜ # df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on rootfs 11G 9.3G 0 100% / devtmpfs 744M 36K 744M 1% /dev ...
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Installing FlickrFaves on a opensuse - Linux box with YAST

I want to install FlickrFaves on a OpenSuse machine. I have running opensuse version 12.2. Well, FlickrFaves comes in the current version: 2.0.4 with some special JAR-File, But my local linux-geeks ...
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How can I have `less` automatically decompress `xz` files like it did with `gz` files on my old SUSE distro?

On my old SUSE distro, less would automatically decompress .gz files. That came in very convenient when listing auto-compressed /var/log/mail*.gz files. The current version of SUSE now archives ...
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gparted ntfs support on opensuse 12.2 with gnome 3

When I open gparted it shows no ntfs support, informing ntfs-3g and ntfsprogs packages need to be installed in order to provide this support. The packages are already installed, though. Nobody else ...
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OpenSuse 12.2 and drbd

I am trying to setup tow NFS servers mirrored by drbd using OpenSuse 12.2 x64. There is a yast2 package for the drbd which I installed. The module is found under yast2 - Mischellaneous. I get the ...
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Host-only openSUSE VMWare Player guest not pingable from Windows 7 host

I'm running VMWare Player 5.0.1 build-894247 on my Windows 7 computer. I need to have the openSUSE virtual machine run with a static IP but only be accessible by the host (i.e. not be on the ...
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Control screen brightness of HP Pavillon DV 9643 EG 17 with OpenSUSE 12.2

I'm running an HP Pavillon DV 9643 EG 17 with OpenSUSE 12.2 and KDE. I don't know how to adjust the brightness of the screen. Would looking at /usr/bin/nvidia-settings help?
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N76VZ Network card not recognized by openSUSE

I have an ASUS N76VZ laptop with openSUSE 12.2. It detects only the wireless card and my Android phone in USB tethering mode. The wired LAN card is detected and works only in Windows. # lspci 00:00.0 ...
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Auomatically mounting TrueCrypt protected volumes

I use both Windows 7 and openSUSE 12.2. The system partitions are both secured at boot time (BitLocker and LVM). I want to share data between OSes, but the data must be encrypted too. I ran into ...
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Is my OpenSUSE linux box compromised?

While trying to download one .rar attachment from gmail; OpenSUSE 12.2 (64bit) sytem started behaving weirdly. Thunderbird opening 5-6 tabs for one email. Ideally Thunderbird should just show the ...
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libavg compliation error

I have downloaded libavg from https://www.libavg.de When I do ./configure it gives me error checking for libpython2.7... configure: error: could not find files required to build python plugin I ...
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Difference of installation on openSUSE KDE and Gnome [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there two different ways of installation in openSUSE KDE and openSUSE Gnome Hi I have recently installed openSUSE on my system(switched from RHEL 6). When I was ...
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How to activate ctrl+a in linux Opensuse?

Recently I installed Linux openSUSE 12.2 on my laptop. Ctrl+a is not working correctly. I used to press Ctrl+a to mark everything, all the text, and etc. Here, Ctrl+a moves the cursor to the ...
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KDE's akonadi sets mysql root password to a non-empty value and I can't find it

I recently set up an openSUSE 12.2 vm and I chose KDE as the desktop. KDE (4.3) happens to come with an application called 'akonadi' which happens to use mysql. The result is that mysql seems to come ...
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openSuse full disk encryption

I'm a proud Suser. I'm about to reinstall 12.2 on my ASUS N76VZ (UEFI x64 laptop). Since I'm very sensitive about laptop security against theft or unwanted inspection, I chose to use BitLocker with ...
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Getting the N76VZ subwoofer to work in Linux

I've got an ASUS N76VZ laptop with openSUSE 12.2 but I found that the subwoofer that came with the notebook doesn't work when I plug it in. This sbwoofer is a special ASUS subwoofer plugged in with a ...
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Access forbidden! Error 403 on apache

I am trying to configure apache server on openSUSE 12.2. I am doing as shown in the manual here http://en.opensuse.org/SDB:Linux_Apache_MySQL_PHP it works fine. When I try to access ...
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Closing active tab via keyboard in Firefox for Linux

I'm familiar with FF for Windows: CTRL+F4 closes the currently active tab. On FF 16.0.2 shipped with openSUSE 12.2 that doesn't work, I have to click on the X. How can I close a tab via keyboard in ...
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Linux cannot alter partition table of main hard disk of my laptop

I run openSUSE 12.2 on my ASUS N76VZ laptop. My problem is that I cannot alter the partition table of first hard disk /dev/sda1. YaST partitioner says it's unreadable, but actually it can read it but ...