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How to get status code of program piped to linux dialog command

I am trying to use Linux dialog to prepare simple installer for Ubuntu. The actual command is: dpkg -i package.deb 2>&1 | dialog --programbox "Installing..." 10 100 I want dialog to ...
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How to change status to “Idle” in Google Chat?

Google Talk, Hangouts, whatever the name is, I cannot find a way to prevent it showing I'm available. I just don't want it to show the green circle without my permission, how can I make my status idle ...
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Status bar cannot hide on chrome

When I go fullscreen the status bar on chrome often freeze there, and is annoying the rest of the time. Do I really have to go back to Firefox ?
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battery status light flashing orange, what is it?

The battery status light on my Studio XPS is blinking. 1 white, 4 orange. What is the problem and how can I fix it or stop it? The battery can only run for about 10 minutes without the AC adapter. I ...
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Why are changing Zabbix's triggers status to unknown?

In Zabbix I have an item which I create some triggers for that on below conditions: {Server Template:mysql.slowqueries.last(0,1800)}>{Server Template:mysql.slowqueries.last(0)} {Server ...
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Using IRC as a server management tool?

When I was visiting a small development house a few years back they used an IRC channel to monitor events on their servers e.g. build server, mail server, http server and specific processes like shell ...
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git status -s showing D for few files in the second column

I have a local git repository running on my windows machine. The remote origin is in github. After executing a git pull when I run git status -s command, it is displaying some files with D mark. But I ...
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Can I stop iPhone apps from changing my Gmail status? [closed]

I recently got the Mo+ GV iPhone app to replace talkatone and it's a thousand times better. The problem is is that when I'm logged in (It connects to GTalk/voice) my gmail status is changed to an ...
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How can I change my status (available, invisible, etc.) in Windows 8 without opening an app?

To make myself invisible, I do the following: Open the "Messenger" app. Right-click. Select "Status". Choose "Invisible". Alternatively, there are other apps (such as Skype) from which I can make ...
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status monitor for network interfaces on GNU/Linux

I am using GNU/Linux (Debian 6, x86_64), X11, but no heavyweight desktop environment (I used xmonad). I would like to monitor the activity of a specific network interface. I would like to know how ...
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How do interpret the output of 'service --status-all'

The man page of the service command lists the --status-all option so that you can check the status of all running services. However when I run the command the first column can contain -, ? or + e.g. ...
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How can I make my computer play dead? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Disable power LED blinks during Vista hybrid sleep? I have a laptop that when sleeping is perfectly quiet, which is great. What isn't so great is trying to sleep with ...
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How to make ^T work for the status char under Linux?

I’ve grown really accustomed to the BSD status char, ^T, since I first started using it back at university during the 80s. It didn’t originate with BSD, but came from even older operating systems. It ...
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Writing an “event board” heads up display, status board type program? [closed]

I'm interested in writing the software that controls one of those event boards, you know the kind I'm talking about, like the status board that they have over at Panic. Anyways I'd like it to display ...
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Show online/offline status of email address in Excel from MS Communicator

I got a sheet of employees in Excel 2010 and would like to see who's online on Communicator jst by looking at the sheet and the row with employee's name. Each employee has the firm's email address in ...
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Getting curl to output HTTP status code?

I'm using curl at the command line on Linux to issue HTTP requests. The response bodies are printed to standard out, which is fine, but I can't see from the man page how to get curl to print the ...
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svn : filter only remotely modified files in `svn st -u`

When performing a subversion status update svn st -u All changes both remote and local are displayed. Is there a way to filter this list to show only remotely modified files? (without using awk, ...
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Windows Live Messenger keeps changing my status from 'Appear offline' to 'Available', how do I stop that?

For the past few days my Windows Live Messenger, 2011 edition, keeps randomly changing my status from 'Appears offline' to 'Available' on its own. I would really like to find a way to stop this from ...
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Skype: Don't show me as active when I turn my PC on

I don't want to be inundated by "Hello's" every time I boot my PC. Is there a way of showing me as 'off-line' until I choose to change my online status?
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Does my Skype status ever change to 'Away' automatically?

Does my Skype status ever automatically change to Away? If so, when does this happen?
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Setting up a multi monitor office status display

My office has a number of identical monitors laying around that will be trashed unless I can think of something to do with them. I was thinking of getting 2 of these and putting them in an extra box. ...
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Invisible for all in Skype but not for specified contacts

do you know if it is possible to stay invisible on Skype but specify a list of contacts for which your status is visible? A sort of whitelist contact group.
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Making sense of S.M.A.R.T

First of all, I think everyone knows that hard drives fail a lot more than the manufacturers would like to admit. Google did a study that indicates that certain raw data attributes that the S.M.A.R.T ...
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How do I remove the black statusbar on Vimperator for Firefox?

I recently installed Vimperator and found it awesome, however not really fitting for my everyday tasks. So instead of disabling and enabling it each time, I decided to keep it enabled and show the ...
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Setting MSN or Yahoo! Messenger status to Invisible or Offline when idle for an hour

Where, or how, do I set it up in MSN Messenger or Yahoo! Messenger to automatically switch my status to either "Invisible" or "Offline" when idle for a half hour, or an hour? I know how to set my ...
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How do I display the current “session” name or “sockname” of a screen session in the status bar?

I run multiple screen sessions each created with 'screen -S name' and I would like to be able to display in the status bar the name I used to create the current screen session. However, I cannot ...