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openvas installation difficulties to set up on windows platform

I have been asked to install the openVAS software and I am having a lot of problems installing it on my laptop. I installed the openVAS client, but when I try to connect, it gives me an error: Host ...
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Script to open mutliple terminals with multiple tabs each, move and resize these and execute commands

So I am trying to make a bashscript, which does the above mentioned. Background is that I have to keep an eye on lots of logs, and theres have to have opened many console side-by-side. E.g. one ...
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How to install Cygserver

I'm programming in UNIX, so I'm using Cygwin. But functions of IPC does not work on it, just in Cygserver. How can I install it? I'm looked in google and did not find any concrete information. Thanks ...
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Why do rounded cornes of a window look weird in a composite manager?

I'm trying to add some fancy stuff to my desktop, and the thing that I'm dealing with now is setting shades to all windows. I'm using compton composite manager, and everything is fine, but just look ...
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Linux machine log in Windows machine using “ssh”?

I am in a company. Ip of linux machine is 192.168.8.183, Ip of my Windows machine is 172.16.22.53. The linux machine and Windows mashine are real machine ,not the VM virtualbox. First I installed ...
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Dual OS configuration [duplicate]

I have installed windows and Linux(ubuntu) on the same machine. Now the problem is when I start my machine, It directly goes to Linux and not asking me for the selection of OS either I want to load ...
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1answer
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How to recover broken MJPEG AVI file after a camera crash

I was recording a video when my KODAK EASYSHARE M531 Digital Camera fell to the ground and turned off. When i turned it on nothing happened to the camera but the video file is somehow broken. ...
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Dynamic/Static CPU Frequency Scaling

I need to manipulate frequency of each core in my I7 processor. There is a way to do it in Debian (http://wiki.debian.org/HowTo/CpuFrequencyScaling). But I want to do it on Linux Fedora and Window. ...
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windows xp focus mouse

I'm using windows xp and I'm looking for a feature that is available in almost all linux window managers, which is to be able to give focus to a window when the mouse hovers over it (without selecting ...
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Make imagemagick's `display` exit at terminal, preserving the window (single instance mode)

When I use imagemagick's display from command line, say: $ display -density 150 test1.pdf ... then display locks in the command line, until you exit the window (or press CTRL+C in terminal). ...
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How can I get OS/X-like switch windows of same program bound to hotkey with linux GUIs?

On OS/X, Command-~ switches between windows associated with the program with current focus. This is very handy when toggling through a set of browser windows or editor windows, for example. A couple ...
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Launch process in new window, whether GNU screen session exists or not

I'm having a bit of trouble with GNU's screen. What I want to do is this (from cron): If a screen session named cron exists, add a new window to the session and launch a process in it (but do not ...
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Linux: image viewer with transparent window?

I would like to display a fully opaque image (e.g. PNG RGB8) on the desktop in an image viewer - but such that I can set the window (showing the image) to be, say, 50% transparent (so I could see ...
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Header border frame missing in fedora after update the software packages

After installing some Fedora software updates, I can no longer see the header frame in every window. Furthermore, I can't access any window frame after I open a new window frame. How can I fix this? ...
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Problem with resizing Subwindows in Eclipse Xming combination

I'm running Eclipse on a Linux server and I'm displaying it locally through xwindow forwarding using xming. Whenever I create something like a subwindow (like opening project properties or the Project ...
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How to create a new terminal window from the command line in Red Hat Linux 5.3

I use PuTTY to get to my Red Hat Linux 5.3 workstation from my Windows laptop. Typically, if I want a new terminal on my Windows 7 workstation from another terminal or mc, I have to type start ...
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With drag and drop, is there a way to make a destination folder/app window stay on top with the source folder window underneath (Windows and Linux)?

Scenario: You have a file Window, where you want to drag a file from, and on top of this Window is another window, the destination: an app or other window. So you click on the file you want on the ...
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How do I use command line and wmctrl to make a window larger than the screen to get a huge screenshot?

I use a program which makes a large image which I have to scroll to view. The program has no way to save the image, and I have no access to the source to modify it. The only way I have to get the ...
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How to set a windows's title in Linux

Is there a way to set a custom windows title in Linux?
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Windows logo + left key - something similar for gnome?

Is there a way in Gnome to get the functionality described here: Windows logo key+Left Arrow Maximize the window to the left side of the screen.