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Fedora is a Linux-based free operating system sponsored by Red Hat.

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keystroke in Guest os are not working properly in vbox

I am using VirtualBox-5.1 on Fedora 25. And every time i want to switch tabs in guest os , the vbox is switches with host. Simply any alt+tab , ctrl+alt+down_arrow not working inside Vbox guest os. ...
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Logging in on Fedora 19 shows nothing but a grey screen

I've recently installed Fedora 19 on a (rather low-end) desktop. The installation gave me no reason whatsoever to believe that there was anything wrong going on, so I'm assuming it went fine 100%. ...
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Fedora “only console users are allowed to run the x server”

[diogoferreira@localhost ~]$ startx xauth : file /home/diogoferreira/.serverauth.3282 does not exist /user/libexec/Xorg.wrap: Only console users are allowed to run the x server So I installed VMware ...
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Fedora KDE 29 random directories in home directory

I have fresh Fedora 29 KDE spin installed. Firefox added, up to date. After each reboot and login an empty folder with random name appears in home directory. Each time name is new and does not look ...
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cant install google-chrome on amazon red hat server

I am trying to install google-chrome on Amazon server NAME="Amazon Linux AMI" VERSION="2018.03" ID="amzn" ID_LIKE="rhel fedora" VERSION_ID="2018.03" PRETTY_NAME="Amazon Linux AMI 2018.03" ANSI_COLOR=...
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File command Linux package name

I can't find out which package provides the file on CentOS 6.
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Cannot change php.ini settings without restart of machine

I finally found out that I need to the restart my machine to take over some php.ini configuration changes. But I'm wondering why I cannot just restart httpd. What do I have to do that I don't need to ...
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Netflix on Firefox Linux: “EME has been preffed off”

I'm trying to watch Netflix on Firefox 53.0 (Fedora 24). When I try to watch any video, I get the following error message: CREATE: Request mediaKeySystem access rejected: EME has been preffed off
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Network adapter is unable to find Wi-Fi networks in monitor mode

My wireless network adapter is not working properly in monitor mode. In managed mode it works perfectly: finds networks, connects to home network. But if I'm using monitor mode and try to find any ...
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How to create multiboot persistent USB drive

a) I am experiencing a problem with attempt to install Fedora directly to USB (persistent install).My USB is 2TB in size i wonder if its a hardware problem or fedora does not support large USB’s? B) ...
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Nautilus does not have permission to mount; webcam and scanner are only recognised if the program has superuser permissions

I installed a minimal version of fedora 27 and have encountered several permission problems. When I try to mount a USB Stick using Nautilus or PCManFM it displays «Not authorized to perform operation»...
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Fedora installation media does not recognise the hard drive in mac

As a continuation of my previous question, I'm trying to install Fedora to my mac, and now I can come to the beginning of installation step without an error, but during the installation process, the ...
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Mounted volume does not appear in FTP client using vsftpd

Using vsftpd and filezilla, I can connect and view files and directories in a user's home directory. An empty directory is initially visible, but after I mount an ext2 volume to it, the directory ...
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Set extra route with OpenVPN

I am using Gnome Shell / NetworkManager on Fedora to setup a OpenVPN and the connection works fine. I don't seem to get the routing correctly though. Whatever I choose (Automatic routes, "Use this ...
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CIFS share mount errors

I'm trying to mount a network share from a Linksys NAS200 to Fedora 16. The program I am trying to run won't accept network addresses to save to. I ran it without specifying the IP address of the ...
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Fedora Live Usb won't boot

I have written the fedora 22 32-bit iso to a 32gb usb thumb drive with the dd command in ubuntu 15.04. The terminal stated the write was successful. I have verified my iso isnt corrupt with the ...
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Why Fedora Workstation 29 send out automatic DNS requests to fedoraproject.org every 3 minutes?

I installed PiHole on my Raspberry Pi and set it as DNS server for my Fedora Workstation. Now I notice that my Fedora Workstation 29 setup requests fedoraproject.org about every 3 minutes. I find ...
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Can't Boot from Fedora USB

I'm trying to boot from a USB with Fedora ISO on it, but it goes straight to windows 10. I've set the boot order to try the USB first and I'm pretty sure that the files are correct on the USB Files. I ...
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Apache SuexecUserGroup and group permissions on fedora with joomla

I'm having trouble with permissions and ownership on a fedora28 system with apache-2.4 and joomla-3.9. I'd like to be able to have only the minimal number of files necessary to be owned by apache and ...
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Changing GDM Login Screen Behavior: No gdm.d directory

I am running Fedora 28 and am attempting to disable the user list in GDM (as the machine is domain joined, this is undesirable). In CentOS 7 this is as simple as putting a file named "00-login-screen" ...
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avahi mdns not working on all systems

I have three systems running Fedora, named: dragon, wyvern and griffin. I am seeing strange mdns behaviour: From dragon, I can ping and ssh to all of dragon.local, wyvern.local and griffin.local ...
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“Segmentation fault (core dumped)” when installing Udeler (Fedora)

I am running Fedora 29. I'm trying to install Udeler [an app to download Udemy videos from courses you are enrolled in]. It is a very small application with an "appImage" extension. I installed and ...
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Error in the test before installing Fedora to Mac (next to OSX)

I'm trying to install Fedora 29 next to OSX on my macbook air. I downloaded the image and verified the checksum. Then I formatted usb to OSX Extended Journaled file system, and created bootable usb ...
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From VMware and Fedora 29 ssh to remote machine cause Broken pipe

I install Fedora 29 on VMware player just now, and found ssh to remote machine fails with "Broken pipe". Fedora 29 is just available few days, did you meet this problem? $ ssh cranuser22@10.39.158.52 ...
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Can't install software using gnome-software on Fedora 29

I have recently installed Fedora 29 on HP ProBook 420 G2, previously Windows 7. The installation completed with no known issues, however now when I try to use gnome-software to install any software, ...
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Hiding Virtual machine status from guest operating system

Host OS: Fedora Guest OS: Windows 10 Virtualization: KVM So the idea is to run a Windows 10 host machine that is unaware that it is a virtual machine. So when I open the task manager on the guest ...
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How to close or (unbind?) a port left open by a rogue application?

I am using Fedora 13 64bit. My eclipse program starts a server on port 9050 but I shutdown the program, eclipse fails to properly shutdown the server. Restarting eclipse has no effect. How can I ...
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Unable to install Fedora 23 as UEFI

I Downloaded Fedora 23 workstation and created Live USB using these methods. using command # dd if=Fedora-Live-----.iso of=/dev/sdb bs=4m && sync. Using Fedora Live USB tool. using Rawrite32 ...
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networking on android emulator on linux

How can I get network to work on android studio emulator on Linux (Fedora 29), I've read a lot but not anything helpful and simple it is all mess. I did telnet localhost 5554 and it looks ok Trying ...
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how to get cronjob running every minute

I am following advice on crontab usage online, and I ran sudo crontab -e, and my cron file is: MAILTO=cchilder@mail.usf.edu * * * * * /home/cchilders/scripts/python/scripts-in-progress/...
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XDRP and Windows Remote Desktop Issues in Fedora 25

(Note: this used to work on Fedora 23) My coworkers and I are attempting to use Windows Remote Desktop Connection to connect to machines running Fedora 25. We are running XRDP as our VNC provider, ...
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How to increase the visualized screen resolution on QEMU / KVM?

I have a 64 bit Ubuntu 9.10 workstation with two virtualized guest OSes using KVM/QEMU. Also both 64-bit. One is Fedora 12 the other is beta of Ubuntu 10.04. The problem is that I would like to use ...
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Fedora 18 - error [Errno 14] Peer cert cannot be verified or peer cert invalid

When i run the command: sudo yum install perl-bioperl I get the error [Errno 14] Peer cert cannot be verified or peer cert invalid. My system details are: Linux localhost.localdomain 3.11.10-100....
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Issue with WINE after NVIDIA Driver installation

I used to be able to successfully play Pocket Tanks and Commandos on my Fedora 20 64bit system using WINE. Few days ago I finally got time to install NVIDIA Driver. After that, WINE is now not working....
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Fedora 19 (you have not created a bootloader stage 1 target device)

I want to install fedora 19 to my HDD but I get errors: you have not created a bootloader stage 1 target device sda6 must have one of the following disklabel types: GPT. I tried: Create 1-2 mb BIOS ...
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Pixels in Fedora 29 show up as “dead” but they are actually active

I get blocks of dead pixels on Fedora 29 (The same happened with 28). But they are not dead. When I go to the applications overview, or when I am logging in to the computer, the pixels work fine. But ...
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Set GTK theme by launch a program by $GTK_THEME env

There are https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/GTK+ talk about that I can set GTK Theme manually for individual launched program so: $ GTK_THEME=Adwaita:dark gnome-calculator It's work. But how ...
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How to config YouCompleteMe for C language?

Recently, I installed YouCompleteMe and I'm new user in it. I read installation instructions from this link: http://valloric.github.io/YouCompleteMe. Now, I can use it for python and etc, but I can't ...
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How to paste a file's path

In windows, I could right click something and copy it's path, not the actual file. Is there a Linux (Fedora) equivalent? This could be something like copying the file's path to clipboard. I googled it,...
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Stopping ligatures in konsole

After upgrading to Fedora 29 konsole has started to use ligatures for my monowidth fonts (currently Inconsolata), which is beyond terrible for example when it decides to combine "fi". I have futzed ...
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How To Run win 10 From Internal Hard Drive (VirtualBox)(Fedora)

I have dual-boot win 10 & Fedora. I want to run the win 10 in Fedora using VirtualBox, how do I do this? I do not want to make an ISO of my OS like this. https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/create-a-...
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using firewalld and firewall-cmd how to add-rule to primary INPUT chain not INPUT_direct

so after reading the firewalld man page and fedora documentation, I have come to the understanding that to add a custom rule to firewall with specific arguements i need to use the structure firewall-...
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My package's new updateinfo.xml shows up in the yum cache, but isn't displayed as a security update by yum update

I have a package I want to release a security update for. So I added an updateinfo.xml and used modifyrepo to add it to the files listed by repomd.xml. When I test with the baseurl of the yum repo ...
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Failed to locate manager object freezing Fedora

I'm using Fedora 29. I had to reinstall it, but I kept a backup of all my folders. After the installation, I booted up in Ubuntu (dual boot) and copied and replaced all the backup files (including the ...
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Kerberos 5 Tacking on Realm Twice to Principal

I recently updated a Fedora 22 workstation and SSSD logins began to fail. Logs look good until sss_send_pac fails. Oddly the principal user is getting the domain added twice. For example: jgiotta\@...
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Why my Fedora 26 is not unmounting /home?

I just upgraded to Fedora 26. Everything is working fine, except for a strange umounting problem at shutdown: /home and Temporary directory partitions are not being umounted. This is the boot message: ...
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No more space in root filesystem, how could I increase the size?

This is my filesystem : $ df -h -x tmpfs -x devtmpfs Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/fedora-root 9.8G 7.6G 1.7G 83% / /dev/mapper/fedora-home 50G 27G ...
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Why does booting Fedora 28 & 29 live .iso failing on VirtualBox

I'm having nearly the same problem as stated in this question. Same symptom at the same stage in the process. I, however, believe I am loading a 32bit .iso: Fedora-Workstation-Live-i386-28-1.1 (...
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Hardware accelerated mplayer does not render movie in Fedora 26

I bought a GPU for my Linux system just to be able to play movies without any glitches and issues of integrated graphics and get rid of messages like your "system is too slow to ...". Then I ...
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Mouse pointer stuck when not used

I just bought a wireless mouse that comes with its own bluetooth usb key. The problem is that when I'm on Fedora (Fedora 28 Workstation), if I don't move the pointer for a while when I move it again, ...