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Ubuntu and Kali Linux Remote access

I am connecting to Ubuntu from Kali Linux through the putty, it is connected and showing an empty command prompt which is not receiving any input from the keyboard... Please help me in this..
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Files corupted durring copy

While copying/downloading a large file (3+ GB) the checksusms aren't the same afterwards. Methods attempted: A patch cable transfer between two computers. (source sum was OK) Download from Main ...
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How to merge unallocated partition to linux partition

I have a windows partition which was 500gb, then i installed ubuntu with a 40gb partition, now i am short of space, so i booted my ubuntu14 live cd and shrunk my windows paritition and got 88gb free ...
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installing virtualbox guest addition on guest windows 7 never finishes

I've added the iso file to my drive and run the x86 .exe file in my windows 7 guest inside the ubuntu host 14.04. Then it goes to the installation wizard and goes all the way down to the installation ...
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how to update a git branch to other branch?

I have two branches, master and test. The test branch hasn't been updated for a long time. Now I want the test branch to have the same file with master, without merge, because merge is bringing too ...
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How to restore Windows 10 from grub rescue?

My Pc has Ubuntu and Windows 10 (initially was 7 , upgraded to 10) It has entered rescue mode. I want my windows 10 back. And I have my important work in that. I don't bother loosing my Ubuntu. I ...
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No DNS can be found in one virtual machine, while an other with almost similar configuration does work

I have a Virtualbox server running with multiple Virtualbox clients. By switching of ISP this did not work anymore. I asked online help, which moved to a good direction Connect two subnets on Linux ...
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how to change FQDN in ubuntu

I tried to change the FQDN in Ubuntu using sudo -i gedit /etc/hosts and change as shown below: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.1.1 ubuntu.example.com 192.168.217.129 ubuntu.example.com # The following ...
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unmount for extundelete causing issues

I have a LAMP stack on DigitalOcean and one of my ex employees went ahead and deleted all files under www folder. I read online and tried using extundelete to recover the folder. But one of the steps ...
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How to install JDK on ubuntu?

I downloaded JDK from oracle website and put the unzipped folder in a directory. This is what I see when I try to run java: me@ubuntu:~/jdk1.7.0_79/bin$ ./java -version java version "1.7.0_79" ...
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install chsmack or libsmack [closed]

Is there a way to install chsmack utility or the libsmack in ubuntu (or any linux distro) ? After compiling kernel src with the support for SMACK, struck with next set of instruction to install and ...
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VMWare - Ubuntu Install Error

When I Run Ubuntu 64-bit Machine ( From Boot Disc ) And After A Purple Ubuntu Loading Screen Some Codes Come Up With Bunch Of Errors Some Of The Errors : end_request: I/O error,dev sr1, sector ...
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In Ubuntu: “service networking restart” and “resolvconf restart” does not take effect until reboot

I have a situation where I am using two ISPs, I have a program that periodically pings an address and if it is down assumes that the ISP has a problem and changes the default route and DNS server ...
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Not seeing Boot order change Option

I'm trying to install Ubuntu in my Dell Inspiron 5548 laptop and its giving me real stomachaches! Windows 10 is in UEFI mode. So I have to install Ubuntu also in UEFI mode. As such, I disabled ...
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How to fix “command not found” when it appears starting terminal on ubuntu

When I run the terminal in my elementary OS(Ubuntu 14.04 dist) it appears as follow: Support: command not found anargu@anargu-notebook-PC:~$ the first line (Support: ...) appeared after trying to ...
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Using libjasypt on Ubuntu

When I install libjasypt with Ubuntu, where does it install, and where can I find the encrypt/decrypt.sh scripts? I used the following command to install jasypt. sudo apt-get install libjasypt-java ...
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Two healthy recovery partitions, why?

I recently installed Ubuntu, then removed it by deleting it's partitions, now I'm not sure why I have two recovery partitions and if one even belongs to Ubuntu or both are for my Windows OS There is ...
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Macbook Pro - VirtualBox 5 - Ubuntu server 14.4 static IP

I'm using VirtualBox and I have the Ubuntu Server 14.4 installed, I changed from dhcp to static ip, my network interface file: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 10.5.60.7 netmask ...
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how to install dot net framework 4.5 on amd64 ubuntu 15.10

I've tried simple plain installation. It shows error: wine: Call from 0x7b8395fc to unimplemented function wevtapi.dll.EvtNext, aborting Wine version: wine --version wine-1.6.2 When installing ...
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How to trobleshoot AwesomeWM performance?

I use heavily Awesome WM on Xubuntu. When I say heavily, I mean: multi display 4k display lot of applications lot of virtual windows (tags) lot of personalization of AwesomeWM (custom rc.lua and ...
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Free up a partition for installing another OS

I have 1TB hard disk in total which is fully used: Now, for some reasons I need to install Ubuntu 14.4 OS (dual booted) on the same computer. I have deleted everything from partition F: so, it ...
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Encrypted /boot in a LUKS LVM Ubuntu installation

I have Windows 8.1 already in UEFI mode. I was installing Ubuntu 15.10 from within Live install. Installation was successful when I kept /boot unencrypted. Here is the scheme: sda1 400MB Reserved ...
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Windows 10 PC always boots to BIOS after failed Ubuntu dual-boot setup + using boot-repair tool - OS reinstall?

I bought a PC with Windows 10 on it, which has a SSD and HDD drive. I attempted to create a multi-boot setup with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 14.04 (the Windows folder is on the SSD, and I wanted the Ubuntu ...
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KVM (libvirt) share p9 drive and Apache/Owncloud can not write to file

I use KVM as visualisation system to run a virtual Ubuntu server within a Ubuntu server. No I have one host directory shared on the client machine using the p2 driver of KVM ...
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KVM mounting a directory with p9 driver and right permissions

I run virtual machines with KVM (libvirt) in Ubuntu. So there you can mount a local filesystem of your host machine using p9 drivers (http://wiki.qemu.org/Documentation/9psetup) Now I only found ...
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flash-drive is not getting detected in windows 7 ,earlier versions than windows 7 and Ubuntu

I have 16GB Transcend pen drive. Recently I formatted that flash-drive at my Windows 8.0 computer. pen-drive is perfectly working with Windows 8.0 computers and Windows 8.1 computers . But Once I ...
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Installing Ubuntu in VBox (Windows 10)?

Windows 10 is on computer. I am using Oracle VBox. I used the recommended setting (8GB size for Ubuntu and selected ISO from my computer). Ubuntu has options to try without installing and to install. ...
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VMware Tools does not resize the display on latest VMware Player

I am running Ubuntu 15.04 on VMware Workstation 12 Player. For some type of unknown reason, when I installed VMware Tools, it asked me if I wanted to install "this legacy version". Has VMware stopped ...
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How can I disable LibreOffice document recovery for files in my Dropbox directory?

I'm running LibreOffice 4.2.8.2, and I also use Dropbox. My problem is that I often modify my documents on different machines: one at work and one at home (both run Ubuntu 14.04). After modifying ...
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Find Hard Disk Information under Ubuntu

What's the reliable way to find out Hard Disk Information under Ubuntu, after having been booted for several days? $ uptime 21:18:59 up 15 days, 10:46, 11 users, load average: 1.01, 0.82, 0.65 ...
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Create rdp gateway in raspberry pi or ubuntu

I have few system in my local network and want to rdp them from internet. One method is to allocate different ports to each system for rdp and configure them in router. However, what I need is to ...
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Mount sshfs share in /etc/fstab with key-based authentication

My configuration: client & server: Ubuntu 12.04 server Remote directory on server which should be mounted by key-based authentication through sshfs on client machine. /etc/fstab: ...
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How i can restore my skype chat history after system reinstallation?

Is there way to restore skype chat history after system reinstallation or history cleaning? I'm running Ubuntu 14.04.
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How can I use a Linux terminal to communicate with a Windows user?

Me and my buddy are beginner computer enthusiasts. I have Ubuntu and he has Windows 10. Any way I can use the terminal to communicate with him? Currently, when I type ytalk user@ipaddress the program ...
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How do I break out of /home/reveller?

Ubuntu newbie here. I succesfully installed Ubuntu on a VM on Windows. I am now trying to run a localhost website using nginx. I have read tutorials online on how to create your website in /var/www ...
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MATE: how to increase window resizing area

I use MATE on CentOS 7 and Ubuntu 15.04 and with both I have trouble resizing windows. It seems like I have to click on a 1px size line to change and that's a bit difficult with touchpad sometimes. ...
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Cups printer “sleeping” for the first 10-30 minutes after computer power on

I have an HP Deskjet 1510 connected via usb to an Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS. I have turned off the "Automatically power off printer after 2 hours to save energy" feature by connecting the printer to a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 fails on encrypted disk boot

I have encrypted volume with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on it. After restart, because of black screen and frozen system, the system won't display the PIN prompt at the start of boot procedure. Only thing that ...
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Bricked my Ubuntu server can no longer start nor login anymore

I installed a virtual host (KVM) with Ubuntu Server 14.04.3 LTS. Now I spend the last week setting up apache, modules owncloud and other stuff. However, everthing worked great until I followed the ...
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Accessing local file from vps

I currently have an Ubuntu VPS(from Koding), I connect to it through remote desktop connection on my Windows machine. There is an option to use my local drives(belonging to my Windows machine) for the ...
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sshfs deleting files and directories does not work

I am mounting a disk via fuse and sshfs that lives inside a virtual machine (VirtualBox, Ubuntu) in OS X El Capitan with the following command: sshfs -p 2222 -o ...
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Direct connection with ethernet using MAC/IP

I have a NAS drive (server) which has a static IP. When I try and connect my laptop directly to the NAS via Ethernet often the network icon in the Ubuntu unity-panel just plays the Wi-Fi 'connecting' ...
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How can i make ubuntu 32 bit desktop to come back to non gui mode

I installed ubunut 15.10 desktop on VM and assign 1core and 1 GB RAM. It looks very slow. Is there any way that when i start it go back to terminal mode only without all GUI stuff so that speed is ...
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Unable to connect to 5GHz WiFi on Ubuntu

I'm trying to connect my machine to a 5GHz WiFi but I can't seem to do this on Ubuntu. I have a dual boot system on my machine, with OSX as the other OS, and on that, I'm able to connect and use on ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Bluetooth not working - Qualcom Atheros AR9485

After lots of questions and bug reports I think I finally got my weird Bluetooth problem. I have Lenovo G510 with Ubuntu 15.10. Since I had Ubuntu 14.10 my Bluetooth sometimes worked and sometimes ...
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Claws Mail on Ubuntu - Can't customise keyboard shortcuts on the fly

In Claws Mail 3.11.1 on Ubuntu 14.04/ Unity desktop, 'Enable customisable keyboard shortcuts' is checked. But when a menu item is higlighted, nothing happens when I press keys (unless the key combo is ...
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how is syndaemon started on ubuntu?

So I have a nifty new Ubuntu laptop, and it's running syndaemon to manage my touchpad. I'd like to adjust the settings for syndaemon, but I can't for the life of me figure out how it's getting ...
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How to install Tableau Desktop on Ubuntu 14.0.4?

Is it possible to install Tableau Desktop on Ubuntu 14.0.4? I tried to find out ways. One of the way - Installing a windows VM on my ubuntu machine and installing Tableau there. Is there any other ...
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Need to displace serial port across machines Linux and Windows

I have an app running on Linux (Ubuntu) that wants hardware attached to a serial port. I want that hardware on a Windows machine (XP SP3) elsewhere on my LAN. So, I need a serial port server on the ...
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Interaction with Kubuntu Irc channel crashes Quassel

I use Quassel as my irc client and have lately run into the following problem. The Kubuntu IRC network will not connect and if ever I go into the Configure Networks menu to delete it, the second that ...