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Questions tagged [fedora]

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

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Setting up rules in firewalld to allow clients in the same VPN subnet to communicate

I am trying to setup a Wireguard VPN on a Fedora server. I have it up and running and can connect with multiple clients, browse through it, ssh into the server etc. In general it just works. Except ...
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Jenkins wont run on Fedora 27

I cannot get jenkins working on fedora 27 after the rather standard install process. dnf install jenkins systemctl start jenkins wget localhost:8080 --2018-09-27 21:27:51-- http://localhost:8080/ ...
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Is it possibile to skip a package weak dependencies during a kickstart installation of Fedora?

I know how to skip the installation of weak dependencies with dnf when installing a package (either by modifying dnf.conf or directly in the command line). I was wondering: is it possible to skip a ...
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FTP: connect: No route to host error

On my PC I have VMware with two VMs, both are Fedora. I am trying to use FTP between them, but I'm getting: ftp: connect: No route to host Here the output when I ping from VM1 to VM2: [root@...
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How to search for an Artist in Rhythmbox on Fedora?

The online help for Rhythmbox shows a couple of buttons next to the Search widget that seem to select what is going to be searched, ie. Artists vs. Albums vs. Titles. But in my Rhythmbox (version 3.4....
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building Android on Fedora (28)

I'm trying to set up my Fedora system to build Android. Official support is aimed at Ubuntu/Debian, so some package names and content vary. How to Install ncurses-devel version 5 on Fedora 26? I ...
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How to change Apache user and group from apache to our own user and group in fedora

I have recently changed the user of Apache from apache to my own user so that I could be the owner of the project in www. But I don't know why I am not able to access any project after I changed the ...
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How to change title and icon of a terminal program in Gnome 3?

I have a couple of terminal based programs which I'll never be able to leave behind. When I start them from the command line with something like gnome-terminal --command foo or when I make a Foo....
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Mount error: “unknown filesystem type 'exfat'”

I'm running Fedora 28 and when I try to mount this SD card, I get the following error: The last part of the error message translates to unknown filesystem type 'exfat' If I try to open it using ...
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Unable to get KVM working on Fedora Linux running on a AMD machine

I have been trying to get KVM working on my Fedora Linux installed on a desktop computer with AMD processor with no success. [kp@localhost ~]$ lscpu | grep svm Flags: fpu vme de pse tsc ...
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gthumb crashes when playing videos — need to understand crash reports & compiling & dependencies system

I'm running gthumb 3.4.5 on fedora 26. It tends to crash whenever I try to play some movie in it. I'm just a java developer, not advanced linux admin, I need some information how these issues are ...
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Sluggish terminal in Fedora

I am struggling to understand why by (brand new;top spec) Dell XPS is sluggish when using the terminal for basic tasks. There is a delay between pressing TAB and getting suggestions. I am finding it ...
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LVM Issue in Virtual Machine

I have a virtual machine (fedora) and connecting to it via ssh. for this VM a virtual disk with 300G volume is assigned, but I cannot add it to VM via LVM, can you help me step by step ? I have only ...
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Installing directx 7 in wine on fedora

I have a very old bit of software I want to run through wine and on the system requirements it has listed DirectX 7. I attempted to install this with winetricks but the oldest version listed is ...
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Fedora 28's “JDK” is missing the compiler, javac; How do I properly install it?

I installed a fresh download of Fedora Server 28 and it didn't come with Java. Fine. I ran yum list, and found some packages to install and installed all the most suitable looking JDK packages. ...
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cacerts java on fedora 28

Minecraft fails to join a server because of (The Auth servers are down) Except they are not. It's becasue it doesn't have the certificate. But on other linux distros I don't need to get the ...
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Google Recaptcha fails over tethering

I've done research for the last couple days concerning tethering Fedora 28 x64 bit over an android tethering. The android phone is a non-standard AOSP with functional APN settings. I recently ...
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How can I install Fedora (with working WIFI) onto macbook pro?

How can I install Fedora onto macbook pro(early 2011)? I would like for WIFI to work on Fedora after the install. This will need to be a completely offline install. Any help would be greatly ...
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Debugging clipboard copy not working on linux

I'm running Fedora 27 with KDE 5, often use google-chrome, slack, qt creator and occasionally VirtualBox. I've been running into some odd cases where my clipboards simply stop working. Often it seems ...
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Copy Fedora 28 BTRFS from Single Drive to Motherboard RAID(1) and make bootable

I have a bootable Fedora 28 system running on a single drive (sdc), using BTRFS. I used to have F24 running on my Raid-1 mirror, now I would like to transfer the 28 to the Raid-1 mirror. The RAID-1 ...
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How to fix differences in Font Rendering between Fedora (27/28) and CentOS 7

We are hosting a virtualized desktop for web stack developers on vmware. Currently, the developer box is based on Fedora (27/28), but I would like to move it to CentOS 7 since it's closer our Red Hat ...
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How to globally limit CPU execution cap on Linux?

My AMD FX 8320 has a bad habit of crashing down the OS when it is doing CPU intensive work, like CG rendering or program compilation. On Windows, to overcome this issue, what I used to do was limit ...
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Gennerate HTML with CGI.pm modul

I've set up apache2 on fedora server and I want to generate HTML with perl script. This is my test script which I made with help from perldoc : #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; use CGI; ...
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ezbook 2 battery not charging when OS (Fedora) boots

I have bought an ezbook 2 and installed Fedora 28. Unfortunately I have problems with the battery (INT33F4). Specifically, I'm unable to charge my laptop with Fedora running. The charging light is ...
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Increase root disk space

New to Linux, I want to increase the size of disk space in fedora-root and it appears that theres ~16GB of available space in other filesystems. Is this a correct assessment? Below I provide the ...
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pip does not detect user-installed packages after upgrading system python?

I use Python on my Fedora KDE (x64) PC. I used to have Fedora 25, and I had installed Python 3.5 using sudo dnf install python3 and several packages like numpy and scipy using commands like sudo dnf ...
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Append console out to file at begin [duplicate]

To postgenerate fake-module-bpy (For blender Python)... нowever, the language does not matter. So, I use next console command ]$ ls | grep -v _init_ | sed -E 's/^([a-zA-Z0-1]+)/import \1/' >> ...
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Installing a package from Fedora 28 that is missing from Fedora 29 using Rawhide

I want to install texlive-scheme-full using Fedora 29 Rawhide. During installation one package cannot be found: Error: Problem: package texlive-scheme-full-7:svn44177-15.fc29.noarch requires ...
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How to extend root partition on LVM in VirtualBox with snapshots

I'm running Fedora 28 in VirtualBox with a 200GB virtual drive. After a few months I ran out of disk space on the root partition. Here's what I tried to extend it: "c:\Program Files\Oracle\...
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Tried installing Fedora alongside Windows 10 - No Operating System Found

So, I installed Fedora on a live USB and tried installing it to my PC. I think I somehow messed up the ESP boot partition and whenever I start my computer it says "no operating system found". I can ...
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how to encrypt an install unecrypted fedora installation with LVM

Now I know that you can choose to encrypt your system in the fedora installation options,but I have already installed my system and I want to encrypt it without loosing data and I do not know how to ...
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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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Can Fedora 28 be installed from an ISO file on an LVM partition?

I am attempting a medialess installation of Fedora 28, using an ISO image stored on an LVM partition. After struggling for a while I found this post which helped a lot, but I am now encountering the ...
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PyQt5 QMediaPlayer defaultServiceProvider::requestService(): no service found for - “org.qt-project.qt.mediaplayer”

I am using Fedora 28. I'm trying to run this code from PyQt5.QtCore import QCoreApplication, QUrl from PyQt5.QtMultimedia import QMediaContent, QMediaPlayer from PyQt5.QtWidgets import QApplication ...
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PC-name, localhost, hostname e.t.c

Today I reinstalled Fedora and saw a strange name on the command line [ekkl@37L4247F27-25 ~]$ uname -a Linux 37L4247F27-25 4.16.15-300.fc28.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Jun 12 00:42:35 UTC 2018 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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Display Livestream with XScreensaver

I want to display a livestream whenever my screensaver appears. This livestream is technically an swfplayer which gets handed over the stream URL via the webpage it is embedded into. My question: how ...
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BIOS displays different boot options in different places

I recently installed Fedora on a partition on my SSD (created by the installer) and this seems to have screwed up my computer's boot options. When I enter the UEFI boot menu, I am given two options: ...
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Gnome-boxes does not start after removing folder ~/.cache/libvert

Using gnome-boxes on Fedora 26. One of the VMs (running Ubuntu 16) stopped working. In the process of trying to remove it (via the gnome-boxes GUI), suddenly gnome-boxes stopped working. It would open ...
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How to use Gnome Lockscreen instead of xscreensaver Lockscreen

I am using Xscreensaver in my Fedora 28. I was using it only because Apple Aerial Screensaver can be added as a screensaver to it. But the login screen of xscreensaver is ugly and doesnt go with the ...
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Fedora 28 cannot upgrade Postgres to 10

When starting the Postgres server on Fedora 28, I get this error: May 25 14:36:14 localhost.localdomain systemd[1]: Starting PostgreSQL database server... May 25 14:36:14 localhost.localdomain ...
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How to get SOCKS5 capable application proxied through OpenVPN without running everything through VPN on Gnome 3

How can I selectively tunnel by application in Gnome using a remote OpenVPN server or use the arbitrary application's built-in SOCKS5 proxy support to connect to a local "translation" server that ...
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Gnome Terminal won't start on Fedora 28

I recently updated to Fedora 28, and now gnome-terminal won't start anymore: [bf@localhost ~]$ gnome-terminal # Locale not supported by C library. Using the fallback 'C' locale. # Error ...
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Error on First Boot

I just built a new pc and on my first attempt to boot into the Fedora 28 XFCE spin I am getting the following error [Firmware Bug]: TSC_DEADLINE disabled due to Errata; please update microcode to ...
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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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How do I control the order in which NetworkManager brings up connections?

I have a server running Fedora 28. I've created six connections using nmcli. I would like for these connections to be brought up in a certain order each time the system boots. How do I do this? When ...
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Installing Fedora 28 next to Windows 10 (another harddisk)

In my laptop I have two SSD. The First one is used by the Windows 10 (SDA device), on the second I have installed the Fedora 28 (SDB device) But I have a big problem (Yes, I have checked some ...
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Fedora Desktop Environment

I am choosing Fedora because of its relation to Red Hat (I want my personal laptop to help prepare me for any future encounters with it). Gnome 3 is the default desktop environment for both, if I ...
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Flickering of Fedora 27 guest in VirtualBox on OSX host

What's happening: Fedora 27 x64 guest is flickering while the host seems unaffected. What I tried: Rebooting the guest does not seem to fix the problem. Rebooting the host does not seem to fix the ...
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Setting up 6 monitors, 2 graphics cards

I am running Fedora 24. I have an AMD card and a NVIDIA card. Both show up in lspci | grep VGA. I've run things using the NVIDIA card (it's a gpu). However, I'd like to use the GPU to drive 4 more ...
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chrome-remote-desktop in fedora 27/28 or in wayland in general

I've got my desktop computer behind a NAT from internet provider without public IP and I still want to access the computer from outside world. Has anyone succesfully configured chrome-remote-desktop ...