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curl: (56) Recv failure: Connection reset by peer

I am trying to download one file from my local server using curl.i am using command curl -L -O --retry 999 --retry-max-time 0 -C - http://192.168.1.74/gio-v2-9515.dd -u ajay:aj123 For experiment ...
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How to install Ubuntu onto an OS X bootable and encrypted USB stick?

Im trying for now 3 days to install Ubuntu Desktop on an encrypted USB stick that is bootable by OS X. Preface: I tried it several times, destroyed 3 OS X installations, x Ubuntu installations and ...
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Windows 10 boot menu only gives me 'turn pc off' option

I am trying to install Ubuntu on my laptop (with Windows 10 already installed). I have my USB bootable by downloading Ubuntu 16.04 from their torrent file (because the direct one was taking ages to ...
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Linux - Share local network only

I have tow ethernet cards on PC: eno1: Connected to router ( getting internet connection network:192.168.200.0) eno2: Connected to access point (to share my connection to others network:192.168....
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How to change security settings in Wine IE?

I have to access office PC using https://portal.mycompany.net/Remote It require ActiveX. I am using ubuntu 12.04 The only option I found I could use it to install wine and ies4linux ( VM won't work ...
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Ping OK, but no Internet access on Ubuntu, while on Windows everything is OK

On the same machine when running Windows wired Internet connection over Ethernet cable to router, connection is fine; but when running Ubuntu liveCD (from USB stick), ping OK, but no Internet access: ...
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See all open windows on windows when mouse is in top corner

This functionality exists on Ubuntu and the result is this It's triggered my moving the mouse to the top left of the screen, is there something similar in windows? 3rd party programs are fine, its ...
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Run GUI app with systemd before login (after X is started)?

I'm trying to run TightVNC server on a Ubuntu machine using systemd. The unit file (/etc/systemd/system/tiger.service) looks like this: [Unit] Description=Tiger VNC server After=display-manager....
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Line is not Wrapping in Terminal

I am using Ubuntu G-NOME 16.04. Line wrapping not functioning properly in my terminal. It starts rewrite at the beginning of the same line. eg. If I try to type follwining command user@MY-PC: ~$/home/...
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Change path of Hard drive

Chances are that this question is already answered, however, I am unsure if the tutorials available actually solve my problem. Let me explain: I have a HDD in my system with the following path: /...
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Installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS using PXE + preseed

Good afternoon, trying to set up Ubuntu 16.04 LTS installation with PXE-Server using a response file. Installation is successful, but the problem is that after setting up, there are no network ...
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How to uninstall SmartSVN on Ubuntu

I cannot find any information on how to cleanly uninstall SmartSVN on Ubuntu. I'm not using it at the moment and part of the reason is that on the latest Ubuntu upgrade it has somehow hijacked some of ...
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My Followers are not able to see any of my notifications on Twitter. What could be causing this? [migrated]

My followers on Twitter have been unable to view my likes, retweets, and mentions for almost a week. I have placed 2 tickets, and sent multiple messages to @support and have not received anything ...
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Why can't I connect to VMWare guest ubuntu via Telnet nor SSH from host?

My host system: Win7(x64) with VMaare Workstation 12 VMware Ethernet Network Adapter VMnet1: IPv4: 162.168.86.1 Mask: 255.255.255.0 Gateway: VMware Ethernet Network Adapter VMnet8: ...
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how resolve dependency on ubuntu

i am trying to install Xfreerdp on my embedded system.Its based on Ubuntu.The Xfreerdp is depend on systemd .when i trying to install systmd i am getting error "configure: error: *** libmount support ...
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Proper way to shut down init --user

I'm new with linux. I'm creating Init --user process for another user (which creates gnome-session process, and gnome creates compiz), when I want to shut it down, I have to kill init --user. I'm ...
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Issue with Connecting to PPTP VPN - Modem hangup

I have following issue with connection to PPTP VPN in Ubuntu 14.04. I installed ppp and ppp-linux I set up /etc/ppp/chap-secrets to following 113.41.242.167\\mark PPTP NaksOsP * I ...
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NVIDIA card not shown as device by `lspci | grep -i vga`

I had installed NVIDIA drivers along with nvidia prime on Ubuntu 12.04, to run CUDA-based applications in a first time. Then, I created a mess on the system because I installed Bumblebee as well, but ...
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Mount a Samba share using Kerberos ticket

I have a Samba server (which is the domain controller), and a Ubuntu 14.04 Client with a logged user who is authenticated by Kerberos (the client joined to domain with Likewise). The user want to ...
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Run multiple OS on the same server

I have a single HP ILO server with Ubuntu installed on it. For application testing purposes, I need to install multiple OS on the server. What will be the best way to use the same server and perform ...
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Restart later but when?

Ubuntu Software Updater post update installation shows option below I wonder what does Restart Later means for Ubuntu. Windows lets us choose to be reminded in 10 minutes, 1 Hour or 4 Hours So ...
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Streaming 4k videos from ubuntu server via DLNA

I am running an ubuntu server in my LAN. Streaming videos and music was done with mediatomb but it looks like the server denied sending UHD videos. I also tried MiniDLNA but ended up with the same ...
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Are BIOS .exe update files Windows-version dependant?

I was given an old HP laptop (HP Compaq Presario F755US) which came with Widows Vista. Vista worked very slow and laggy so I decided to wipe it and install Ubuntu. Everything worked well, but since ...
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kvm-linux with zero(thin) client

I have to run a virtualization in my office. Can I use kvm-linux virtualization with zero(thin) client? I know vmware supports zero client protocols well but does kvm support it too and I can connect ...
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How to configure dovecot to NOT try to mount user's home

I'm trying to set up postfix+dovecot on my personal server (Ubuntu 14.0.4 LTS) for sending me some notifications from cronjobs. My /home/%user% directory is encrypted, so it's inaccessible to anything ...
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Why BTsync does not sync contents of Symlinks?

Do in Ubuntu 14.04 sudo ln -s /usr/local/bin/haetex $HOME/BTsync/ See the file in connected device. You only see the symlink but not the actual content. How can you share Contents of Symlinks ...
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Virtual Box doesn't start

So, as already said, my Virtual Box doesn't start and every time I try, I get this message: Could not open the medium '/home/dawn/VirtualBox VMs/Windows XP/Snapshots/{7011221c-c093-408f-98c1-...
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Internal disk only partially usable after failed dual-boot OS X/Ubunutu setup

I did the following things in an attempt to install Ubuntu in a dual-boot setup: Install rEFInd. Setup a Ubuntu USB stick using unetbootin. Partition internal SSD using Disk Utility on OS X into 2 ...
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Repair Grub from inside the system (not using CD)

I was playing with Debian Jessie, installed it on a USB drive and (almost) everything was ok. In the end I noticed the original Grub (in the laptop's SSD) was over written. I'm able to login into ...
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VirtualBox fails to attach driver when starting VM

I have three VirtualBox VMs on my Windows 10 host, one Linux Mint 17.3 and two Ubuntu 14.04.4. Often when I start any of the VMs I get the following error message at launch: Failed to open a ...
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What is the difference between Windows UEFI bootmgfw.efi and Windows UEFI bkpbootx64.efi? [closed]

My computer screen while starting computer Also help me by explaining why windows UEFI loader was first taking me to windows but now is redirecting back to this window.
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Use Ubuntu in Window server 2008 in virtual machine?

Recently our group has purchased Window Server 2008. Though most of us use Windows I require Linux system for my work. I read about virtual machine but I am not sure which one to use to utilize ...
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Laptop keeps booting to GNU GRUB after formatting Ubuntu partition

I formatted my Ubuntu partition, but my computer still boots to GNU GRUB. I tried creating a windows recovery thingy on a USB stick and using bootrec.exe /fixmbr and variants thereof, all of which ...
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Limit CPU frequency on Ubuntu Linux

I'm looking for a way to limit CPU frequency when system is running on battery. Solution doesn't have to work exclusively when using battery, it may be in form of bash commands from which I could make ...
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SSH Write failed: Broken pipe on Ubuntu 15.04

I'm using Ubuntu 15.04 (let's call this CLIENT) to SSH into another linux machine (let's call this SERVER). And, sooner or latter, I get Write failed: Broken pipe I tried SSH to the SERVER from ...
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How to set GRUB to auto boot into windows if there is no user input

I would like to know if there is a way to configure GRUB so that it will auto boot into Windows if there is no user input after a while. This is to smooth out the process of Windows update. As many ...
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How to allow guest access in SAMBA

So basically, I'm having the exact same issue as the guy in this thread. I can see the samba print share, but not access it from windows. The top answer, which looks promising states that I must do ...
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Delete files with same size but keep always one file?

I have a directory full of zipfiles, that contain many files. They are created by software and this is currently not fixable. I tried to work with fdupes, but this process took too long, because there ...
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notify-send with sudo not showing any notifications

In short: I have a scripting finding, fixing and mounting a partition, thus this needs sudo / su permissions. System: Gnome 16.04 - amd64 notify-send "a message" that shows a notification as ...
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Virtual box 'Seamless mode' leads to unresponsive guest OS

Env Ubuntu 16.04(Host) Windows 10(Guest) Virtual box 5.0.20 r106931 Problem Whenever I enter into seamless mode from guest Win 10, the guest OS becomes unresponsive with some black screen. Only ...
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how to upload files to https server with certificates using curl or any other commands

I am Trying to upload to my HTTPS server using curl .I am using curl for that ,the code is curl -v --cacert /tmp/WIN-CLS.vdi.com.pem -T /etc/hosts \ --user administrator:pass_123 https://xxx.xxx....
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How to convert a video file from mkv to a format supported by the TV set?

I have a mkv video file which contains the following content: > mkvmerge --identify original.mkv File 'original.mkv': container: Matroska Track ID 0: video (V_MPEGH/ISO/HEVC) Track ID 1: audio (...
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Lubuntu on Acer Aspire one not booting after installation

i've installed lubuntu 16.04 on a acer aspire one d250 but after successfull installation I only got this prompt: /dev/sda1: clean, 121560/9707520 files, 1258806/38812672 blocks I can't type ...
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Ubuntu home folder larger than sum of user folders

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I don't understand this: >> cd /home >> sudo du -shc * | sort -hr 13G total 13G myuser >> ls -a . .. myuser >> cd myuser >> sudo du -shc * ...
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Cannot rename disk resource

I have a system running Ubuntu 8.04.2. I am trying to rename a folder using the mv command but continually get a "cannot move 'x' to 'x.old': Device or resource busy" message, even when running via ...
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Mount command not working, pulling up info page on Ubuntu Server

I'm trying to mount one of my disks (/dev/sdb) to a particular user (/home/username), with "sudo mount ext2 /dev/sdb /home/username", and it doesn't look like it's working. When I run that, it pulls ...
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Using OS in virtual-machine increases security? [closed]

I have question about security. I don't know if it's good place to ask this question here. Let's say I want work with money, trade it and so on.. And I have ubuntu on iron on my laptop, but I have ...
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Creating files permission denied in WinSCP with FTP but not with SFTP

I am using Ubuntu server edition 14.04 and installed vsftpd. I have created a new user in0006 with home directory /var/www/localdev/in0006/ and I have set chroot_local_user=YES in vsftpd.conf file so ...
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Speaker producing buzzing noise like tearing on ubuntu 14.04, Lenovo Y500 [closed]

I am using a dual boot win 10 and Ubuntu 14.04 My speaker works fine on Win 10 but produces buzzing/tearing sound always on Ubuntu. However My headphones work fine with Ubuntu. Thanks in advance
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Moved VM Ubuntu from Windows to Mac, no longer able to access shared folder

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 VM running on VMware Workstation 11 under Window 7. I have installed Samba and mounted /var/www/ to be accessible through the network connection to access through the native ...