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Ubuntu 18.04: Issue changing the default directories

I am dual booting Ubunto 18.04 and Windows 10 on a 2 disk set up that looks like this: ----Hard Drive A---- Ubuntu 18.04, Windows OS ----Hard Drive B---- Storage (NTSF) I have my OS's on one ...
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Is a single dot a valid filename in Windows?

A dot (.) can be part of a file or directory name including the first and last position. On UNIX a single dot in a path refers to the current directory and can thus always be resolved to a directory ...
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How to list local and network drives that contain files and folders with user permission in Windows CLI

I working on the one intranet application based on the PHP and need a way to list network and local drives by user permission on the windows with CMD. That application contain user names and password ...
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“directory name is too long”?

I recently formatted and reinstalled Windows 7 Home Premium SP1. Now, when I recursively search for a file from the command prompt (eg,dir c:\somefile.* /s) I get a lengthy list of invalid folder ...
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Check if two paths are the same, even if their strings don't match exactly

I have a script that depends on some environment variables, some of which are paths The script checks if it's being run in the correct directory by checking $(pwd)/expected-subdir against $...
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Invisible directory names

When I do ls -l I get the picture below and I have no idea why. I know the names of the directories and I can cd to them no problem but can't see the actual names. How do I fix that?
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Why the Change of a Directory Name Does Not Show on CMD/Powershell

I changed a directory's name from Documents to Document, however when I viewed the directories on this partition by using "dir" in both CMD and Powershell, I don't see this change at all, this ...
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Loop through directories in a given path until an existing directory is reached

I have an unknown path given by the user where I would create a file. Since I don't have write permissions I need to find the first existing dir in the path going from inside to outside and check for ...
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What does “read only” and “non executable” means for Folders?

Talking about authorizations, I know what "read only" and "non executable" would mean for a file. But what do those two mean for a folder? And how can I change those access authorizations? Somehow ...
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How do I get to these hidden folders

The other day I was doing a SQL Restore and I noticed some odd folders on my system. The ones that start with !!!!! As you can see there are files in these directories. I would like to get to these ...
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Error when mounting an open directory using rclone mount

I'm trying to mount an open directory (example: http://sv2.mybia2music.com/s2/Music/1391/) on windows 10 using rclone mount. I'm using rclone-v1.42-windows-amd64 It just throws errors and I can't ...
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What is the default value for Options in Apache 2.4?

I wonder if the Indexes option is enabled or not. For my website, it seems the directory index is disabled because visiting http://example.com/dir/ returns 403 forbidden. But I do not remember I added ...
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Why would WinExplorer show inaccurate directory size and # of files?

I'm running Win 10 and recovering from a system crash. I'm copying music directories from my backup external drive. But when I try to confirm that everything has been done correctly, I see ...
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Files only visible from their directory

I'm running a build command that refers to library files three directories up using the -I option. The path to the directory from which I'm calling GCC is /home/user/a/b/c/d/a1/a2/test while the ...
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Using xcopy to extract&copy files from certain subfolders

I have some data that is systematically organised into multiple-level subfolders, and I would like to copy all files that reside under certain subfolders, which I would like to specify using regexp-...
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How can I cd to a long path in DOS 6.22?

I have a legacy PC which I have installed DOS 6.22 onto. I'm not sure what specific version this is, but it had CD drivers included, so I'm suspecting it wasn't exactly "bare bones". I created a CD ...
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How to recursively find folders on a Linux system, that contains folders only?

I'm trying to work out a command that recursively finds directories that only contain one or more directories on the same level. Preferably with the find command. Like find . -type d. For example, in ...
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Previous and next folder using Bash

This is similar to How to list folders using bash commands?. I have a folder structure of the format foo/YYYY/MM/DD/HHMM (at 10 minute intervals). What is the easiest way to get the previous and ...
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DIR list files with only one extension

The code below will list all files from the selected directory. How to make it list only files with one extension, like pdf? [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\Shell\4_content-list-pdf\command] @="cmd /c ...
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Using WGET with cloud hosted generic FTP URL

I'm trying to use WGET to download a website which is hosted on a Netregistry cloud. WGET fails with --> LIST -a 150 Here comes the directory listing. (skipping "LIST")done. ftp.netregistry.net: ...
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Why is sn required by inetOrgPerson?

I'll preface this by saying that I'm fairly new to using LDAP and really have no formal training with it. Pretty much exactly what the topic title says. Is there any real reason that surname is a ...
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Why does `dir *.*` give me all files and folders?

When I run dir *.* it produces unexpected results. Even files and folders without any dot in their names are listed. For example C:\>dir *.* Volume in drive C is System Volume Serial Number is ...
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Accurate file-tree for a virtual windows(and linux) system? | Hacking Simulator Game

I am creating a hacking Simulator in Python where the user has to break into PCs(totally unexpected, right?) I need a minimal file-tree for my virtual Windows(And also Linux) PC.(The tree will only ...
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making sense of wget -r output

This is the output of tree command in one directory: . |-- asdf.txt |-- asd.txt |-- fabc | |-- fbca | `-- file1.txt |-- fldr1 |-- fldr2 | `-- index.html |-- fldr3 | |-- cap.txt | `-- f01 `--...
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Folders Completely Hidden Except via Save As

I'm using an audio program called Supercollider on Windows 10. I have saved some files in a folder called "tunes" from SC via Save As, but Windows Explorer and CMD both seem unable to recognise access ...
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How can I keep a reference copy of the directory tree of a disconnected external hard drive?

I have about 60 external hard drives, and am looking for a way to document what's on them in a user-friendly way (rather than just outputting the structure in text form). Dream scenario: I have a ...
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Structure of directory in linux

On a linux system, when we do the ls command, there's always the . and .. pointers pointing respectively to the current and previous directory. I understand why .. is useful to go back to the previous ...
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Vim buffer name autocompletion not working after first directory

I have a problem with Vim Autocompletion behavior for buffer names. Target Soft/OS I'm using gVim without plugins on Windows 10 What I would like to do Assuming we have a file tree like : a b > ...
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command line list files in subfolders but not current folder

I have a batch file that gives me a directory listing of all files in current and subfolders. I would like to change this to list all files that are in subfolders but NOT the current folder. Currently ...
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Drag and Drop Items into Subfolders from Desktop Without Opening an Explorer Window?

My inquiry (in my opinion) seems pretty silly but, it's just based on making my "desktop cleaning" a little more convenient. I like using folders to keep my files neat and organized but, I don't ever ...
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Which is the directory in the Raspbian Jessie OS where the Iceweasel (Firefox port) files are kept in?

Which is the directory in the Raspbian Jessie OS where the Iceweasel (Firefox port) files are kept in? I am trying to install Java 8u101 into my Raspberry Pi's Iceweasel but I'm always unsuccessful...
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Getting listing of files in split-volume 7zip archive

I'm using the following command to create a multi-part (each 1G) 7zip archive under Windows 10 (basically a full backup of my documents area): 7z a -r -v1g -bb -y \path\to\zips\xyzzy.7z . This ...
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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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How to index ftp server on linux (preferably using gui)?

Basically I'm using FileZilla right now but wouldn't mind to use any other gui. What I want is to index all directories and files in an ftp server so I can review them later (without the need of any ...
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Get first two strings of each filename in a directory as a txt file

I need to clean up strings like this (where I read in a group of image names), where I only want the first two strings (currently I'm using, in Windows 7 cmd line - dir /a/b/p > textfile.txt): Acaena ...
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Create folders based on cell values in Excel + create hyperlink

I have the following cell values (Column FOLDERNAME) for which I'd like to automatically create a folder in my current spreadsheet active directory. How to do that, this is my first question? Inside ...
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List Files in a Subdirectory and get Relative Paths only with Windows Command Line

I want to use the Windows command line to list files with path. For example: ~\folder1 \1.jpg \2.jpg ~\folder2 \01.jpg \02.jpg I want the output to be similar to the relative paths rather ...
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Monitor Directory And PopUp for Change Name File

Monitor need a network drive, and when a new file is generated me skip a script asking me to put a name to it. It happens that I have a team (monarch Matrox HD) AVI or MP4 video recording, and the ...
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FTP connection to directory failed

I am curently testing one dedicated server in which I can join it by this ip address http://IPADDRESS/~niremco/ and there I can see the index.html. I have also a cpanel which gives me the settings ...
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How to make a custom collection or grouping folders in windows?

I use windows 8.1. I have 10 folders in my root folder of a drive, namely folder1, folder2, folder3, folder4, folder5, folder6, folder7, folder8, folder9 and folder10. I want to group these folders ...
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Windows 7 (64-bit): “C:\Program Files” versus “C:\Program Files (x86)” [duplicate]

I am running Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit). I have read that the difference between "C:\Program Files" versus "C:\Program Files (x86)" is that one is for 32-bit executables whereas the other is for ...
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Find list of directories of unreadable NTFS partition

I have a failing hard disk with two NTFS partitions: C: contains Windows (107 GB) D: which stores my data (393 GB partition) I am using an Ubuntu live session as booting into Windows causes a BSOD; ...
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ls: cannot access file: No such file or directory

Context: I added a drive to my machine, and for whatever reason, I am unable to access a directory(?) on it. ls -l ls: cannot access Downloads: No such file or directory total 56 d????????? ? ? ?...
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Unable to view contents of directory on Linux server via FTP, or using “dir” via shell, able to find files within directory nonetheless

I have a directory on my Linux (CentOS) server which serves as a repository for uploaded files from a webpage. I noticed I was not able to open the file using Filezilla via FTP (was formerly able to),...
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Directory structure with Windows commands

I would like to get a directory structure in Windows like the output of dir /S, but only line beginning like this: Directory of...
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Look word inside file in directory

I am new at Bash. I have a directory tags with a lot of .txt files with similar names like this [coral/home/tags]$ ls: file1.txt file2.txt file3.txt file4.txt Each .txt file contains information ...
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How to list ftp directory through html

So i finally got a brazilian free hosting provider to host my files but when i type the my URL in the browser it says "PAGE NOT FOUND". Id need to edit/create a "index.html". But thats not what i want,...
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Download images from a site

I want to download images from a site say, xyz.com which has the following directory structure: ./a/b/c/d/pikachu.jpg There are thousands of images inside d directory and they are directly ...
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Is there a Window's Command Line Option to Show the Sizes of Directories

When I do a dir command it, gives this information: 02/11/2015 01:39 PM <DIR> bar 11/11/2014 07:22 AM <DIR> buz 02/12/2015 01:35 PM 140,660,736 foo.sdf 01/...
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Listing the Files in a Web Page Directory via Wget

What should I write in the command line to list the files in this webpage: "http://download.xbox.com/content/5454085c/"? Files are supposed to be in ".cab" format.