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May
26
comment How can I emulate a dot matrix printer using a Raspberry Pi
Of course once you find the interface type it may be a lot easier to simply get a USB serial/parallel adapter for your RPi and get a null-printer/null-modem cable.
May
25
comment How did audible lose all my data?
It was a bug, they know it. They don't sink finished.
May
22
comment Why can't “sudo cp” find the files?
Maybe something like this sudo bash -c 'cp /data/*foo* /dest' instead?
May
14
answered How can I have very large files/directories copied from one host to another “offline”?
May
14
comment How can I have very large files/directories copied from one host to another “offline”?
I really don't think scp is the best tool for this. It doesn't really do good at resumes.
May
4
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Apr
29
answered How to check public IP address availability
Apr
23
comment Linux - how to force the operating system doesnt go into maintenance mode
I don't if or how to do it on SUSE, but on a Debian system you can auto-repair by adjusting the FSCKFIX value in /etc/default/rcS.
Apr
23
comment Linux - how to force the operating system doesnt go into maintenance mode
What do you expect to happen instead? When you have filesystem corruption that stops the bootloader, you really do need to fix that before it boots.
Apr
21
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Apr
14
comment How can I retrieve the ip of my access point?
Ignore the Interface. Perform the configuration reset procedure that is documented for your device. Then reinstall it as a new device.
Apr
10
comment why does my local hosts file enable me to see remote server php files?
The host probably setup an additional virtual host configuration that had the PHP engine disabled. By adding a host entry you were instructing your system to use the alternate virtual host config.
Apr
3
comment How to Run Teamviewer in Linux Mint as the root user?
I have made my system default - You what? Why? Some software is specifically designed to refuse to run as root because it would result in major security issues.
Apr
3
comment How can I check if my ISP is intercepting DNS queries sent to alternative DNS servers?
I would start by doing a traceroute to the servers you think may be intercepting. I think there are even tools that could do a UDP based traceroute with the port set to 53. See where the replies come from.
Apr
3
comment How can I check if my ISP is intercepting DNS queries sent to alternative DNS servers?
@Ramhound he is talking about an ISP using something like NAT or route trickery to make something like Google's DNS be redirected to the ISP DNS servers. Something like this. serverfault.com/questions/672472/…
Apr
3
comment Remove write protection of flash drive from firmware
Could be, sometimes things fail. If it is only two months old I would be tempted to still see if the place you purchased it from will replace it.
Apr
3
comment Remove write protection of flash drive from firmware
This might be a indication that your flash drive dieing. Some drives go into a read-only mode when they are failing.
Mar
27
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Mar
25
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Mar
25
answered Path error in script