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Transcode FLAC to FLAC without losing any metadata and replacing source files after validation

I have a fairly large collection of FLAC files which were encoded using a low compression level, and I would like to update them to a better FLAC encoder+compression level. I would like to avoid ...
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Check if verified list of emails at Paypal

I apologize in advance if I am in wrong topic redirect me please if so. I have a problem, I got about 500 emails from my company and they set me a task to see which emails are verified from paypal ...
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Is there a way to copy with verification or just verify copied data

I am a GIS specialist, part of this is to routinely copy vast quantities of data to disc - backup, archiving and delivery. Occasionally the files on the other disc do not match the source disc, in the ...
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Why does email allow sender impersonation?

Anyone who's used a bit of PHP to send an email knows that we can use whatever name we want as the sender of an email. To the secretary of a specific business, I can send a message requesting very ...
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How to get apt-get source verification working?

Example (Using Debian Wheezy): sudo apt-get source hello Result: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Need to get 705 kB of source ...
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How do I login to applications with a Google account that uses 2-Step Verification?

I need to use my Google account to login to places like Windows Live Writer. Sometimes the second step in the 2-Step Verification process gets in the way, causing a Password and Email combination ...
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Is there any file check summing software which deals correctly with deep paths?

I have been looking for software which will checksum and verify/compare NTFS volumes with deep paths on Windows, and failing verification on every one I've tried. I've even tried writing my own python ...
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How can I verify the reliability/integrity of a DVD in (hardware or software)?

I am looking for a hardware or software solution that can verify DVD media for reliability. The media in question can be a commercially available movie or game. Basically I want to check if the media ...
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What are the correct options to use to verify video files using ffmpeg.exe in Windows 7?

I have thousands of video files to check/verify if they have an error or a warning. A firm just digitized them over old tapes (VHS, Umatic ...) All these videos are in mp4 format and i want to check ...
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Verifying permissions on OSX

Last week i was having trouble installing homebrew onto a new mac running mountain lion, i tried adding command line tools for xcode and installing X11 aswell as following a load of other things i ...
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Current alternative to the old CHECKSUM program

I'm looking for an application that does md5/sha hash check on specific files/folders periodically and store an index file per folder for future verification. I remember such application exist in DOS ...
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Windows 8 e-mail verification address cannot be changed when incorrect

I mistyped my Google account information when a Win 8 app asked for an e-mail address to send a verification to. The app has no way to let me change the address; it's on a loop. Does anyone know how ...
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recursive file/directory verification on linux

What would be a command structure or simple bash script to run to compare all files in one directory with all files in another directory, verifying their data are identical, or not, down to the bit? ...
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Confirm Ubuntu updates

Over the past couple of weeks I've noticed that my Ubuntu 11.10 installation has had many security related updates, including changes to CA Certificates. Is there Ubuntu web page that lists all ...
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Verifying if two mirrored copies of disc are same or not?

I have two sets of discs which are mirrored copies of each other. Does an algorithm exist which could verify if the copy made is same as the original?
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GnuPG Command Line - Verifying KeePass Signature

I'm trying to verify the PGP Signature of the latest version of KeePass 2.14's setup file against this signature, but this is the output I receive: C:\Program Files (x86)\GNU\GnuPG>gpg.exe ...
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Mac OS X - Time Machine backup fails verification - What can I do to save the history?

How do I make Time Machine to make a new complete backup without losing older versions of backed up files? Verbose: I am using the Time Machine backup on my OS X (Snow Leopard) to backup the whole ...
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Burning iso images with wodim loses 2048 bytes at the end

If I burn an iso image with: wodim -data dev=/dev/scd0 in.iso and then read it back out with: dd if=/dev/scd0 of=out.iso The resulting files are not identical, out.iso is 2048 bytes shorter ...
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On Mac, after downloading a file, how to you do a checksum?

I want to do a checksum on a file I downloaded on my Mac. How can I do this?
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Verify burned CD image

Is there a way to verify a CD image (.iso) after it has been burned (and either the CD burning software does not have a "verify" option, or it was not used at the time of burning)? I tried ripping ...
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Checking for dead links in a html file?

I have a html file with several hundred links, a research database of mine, of a sort, collected over the years. What would be the easiest way to check which one of them are still alive ? (importing ...
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How can I check the integrity of a video file (avi, mpeg, mp4…)?

This title could be somewhat misleading, so let me explain ... I'm downloading a video file ... mpeg, avi - being one of the popular formats. Now, if I am downloading it, and the download breaks in ...
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How to turn off verification after DVD burning on OS X?

I use the built in DVD burner from OS X. Whenever I burn a disk, it is verified after burning. Nice, but I am usually quicker in verifying myself with a bit more human, maybe more error prone ...
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How to check DVD integrity at max read speed of DVD writer

I need to check the integrity of burned DVDs so that I can be sure about my backed-up data. I use DL-DVDs to take the backup. Earlier I used VSO Inspector software for the same but the day I ...
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Verifying Time Machine backups

I'm preparing my system for a Snow Leopard upgrade, and I prepare for the worst case scenario: full reinstall and restore. I would like to verify that my Time Machine backups are valid, and will ...
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Password manager with checking for expired logins and passwords

I, like most in here, use a password manager for keeping all kinds of login/pass informations inside. And over time, the heap of passwords started to grow, and grow, and now it's on about 350 (give or ...