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openconnect on ubuntu 14.04LTS I get “XML response has no ”auth“ node”

I run openconnect to connect to juniper as following $ openconnect --version OpenConnect version v5.02 Using GnuTLS. Features present: PKCS#11, TOTP software token, DTLS (using OpenSSL) sudo ...
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Hide tasks for some (subscribed) calendars in Thunderbird/Lightning

At work I subscribed all my colleagues' calendars to be able to see their appointments and free times for scheduling purposes. But every time I show one of these calendars, Lightning will also show ...
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ping: Temporary failure in name resolution

I tried speeding up DNS lookup in Ubuntu 17.04 and followed the instructions from the second post here: Ubuntu 17.04 systemd-resolved DNS lookups randomly fail Result: once I reboot name resolution ...
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Sending multipart/alternative with mutt

I'd like the option for certain emails and/or recipients to have a script run before sending (whether automatically or by pressing a keybinding) which takes my text/plain, runs a script over it, and ...
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How can I make i3wm bind multitouch gesture to change desktop?

The one feature I really miss from OSX is multitouch gestures for changing desktops. Three-finger-swipe in either direction let me go to next/prev fullscreen app or desktop. I would very much like ...
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Fontlink (FontLink/SystemLink in registry) Is Not Working As Expected In Window 10 x64

What I Want I use Consolas as the default font of my Notepad++, but I want better appearance of Chinese and Japanese characters and symbols when using Consolas. According to The MSDN article, I can ...
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Echo asterisks/passphrase as it's being typed in gnupg with tty pinentry

I'm using gnupg with tty pinentry agent to encrypt a file with a symmetric passphrase. When I'm typing it, both to encrypt and decrypt the file, gnupg's tty pinentry avoid displaying the characters I'...
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Chrome Remote Desktop - Find Existing PIN

This is a bit of a long shot, but I'm hoping someone might be able to help. A few months ago I setup Chrome Remote Desktop on my work computer, and my home laptop, just on a whim to try it out. I hadn'...
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Windows 10 + WebDAV: Mutual authentication failed: The server's password is out of date at the domain controller

We have an existing WebDAV installation with an Apache mod_dav was WebDAV drive hosted at an SSL protected URL with CA issued certificate and basic authentication. MacOSX and Windows < 10 have been ...
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Synology read performance degrades with Jumbo Frames over 6000

Short Version My home network is pure gigabit with devices that all support jumbo frames up to at least ~9000 bytes. Increasing the MTU jumbo frame setting on the Synology to 6000 (bytes) increases ...
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get x and y components of ec public key using openssl

I am generating a KeyPair for ECC from curve 'secp128r1' using openssl Steps I followed : first I generated a private key using the command openssl ecparam -genkey -name secp128r1 -noout -out ...
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Mouse click only works once with iterm2/tmux/mosh

I'm trying to set up iTerm2 + mosh + tmux to do my remote work. I can get everything to connect up, but for some reason, the mouse response is funky. If I split my tmux window so I have two panes and ...
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How do I fix “A USB port reset request failed.” for all USB devices connected

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad S430 with an Intel 4000, 7 series chipset. This is running Windows 8.1 Pro 64bit. My USB ports began to have trouble recognising when I connected devices around a month or ...
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How to replace dotnet40 with dotnet45?

I'm trying to install dotnet40 via winetricks, but I've got the following error: $ winetricks dotnet45 Executing w_do_call dotnet45 ------------------------------------------------------ error: ...
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Slow HTTPS requests to all websites in Chrome

We have some wierd behavior on a lot of machines here. Computers are running Windows 10 x64 and Windows 8.1 x64 .. Using Internet Explorer we face no problems when visiting different websites, but ...
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Pressing “n” in tmux triggers “Not in a mode”

I am using tmux and I'm observing a strange behaviour. It happens from time to time that when I press "n" on my keyboard, the focus switching to tmux control and the message "Not in a mode" is ...
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Prompt for parameter of seperate date and time values?

I'm working with Crystal Reports 2016. The data source is MS SQL Server 2008 R2. I am currently able to prompt the user for a date range for my report using a parameter. I would also like to add a ...
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Gmail Chrome shortcut + unread message count in Windows 10 taskbar or unread count in system tray

I've created a Chrome desktop shortcut which I'd like to continue to use for my emails (I can't or don't want to switch browsers because I'm using a number of chrome add-ons). My tab favicon shows the ...
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Any ideas why Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator 1.4 refuses to work properly on my Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit?

I downloaded MSKLC 1.4 from from Microsoft's Download Center, Run [it] as Administrator but it refuses to display the keyboard layout after File → Load Existing Keyboard...: (Note the selected ...
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FTP Passive mode (Filezilla) Windows server 2012 occasional “ 426 Connection closed; aborted transfer of ”"

Good Morning everyone, I'm hosting a FileZilla FTP server (passive mode) on a WIN 2012 R2 server hosted in MS Azure. FTP transfers are generally working fine - Several FTP uploads and retrievals are ...
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Powerpoint 2016 - Inserting automatic titles/headers based on section name

I have my slides organised into sections, and would like each slide to automatically have its title (header) be of the form "SectionName >> Subtitle". SectionName should be the name of the section ...
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ffmpeg pipe images extracted from video

I can use the following command to extract images from a video using ffmpeg, saving them to the filesystem: ... | ffmpeg -i - -f image2 'img-%03d.png' I would like to pipe these images to another ...
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ASUS PA328Q 4K monitor Windows and DisplayPort issue

I have an ASUS PA328Q 4K monitor plugged onto the DisplayPort output of an MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4G. The monitor is configured to use DisplayPort 1.2. I am running Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit. The ...
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CPU spikes to 100% when using openSSH for windows

I am using openSSH for windows (OpenSSH 7.1p1-1). I noticed that after few days that the sshd.exe processes are at the range of 20% cpu the spike to 100% utilization all taken by the processes. i ...
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How to bookmark in Foobar2000

I've been using Foobar2000 to listen audiobooks for some time now and I like it very much. The only thing that I miss using this program is bookmarking feature. The plugin recommended for it is foo ...
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Trap on DEBUG signal for the dash shell?

With the bash shell, you can install a trap on the synthetic DEBUG signal. This is useful and will execute your function or bit of code on every shell command. For example: $ trap 'logger -t shell "${...
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How to use a second computer as an additional monitor (Linux Fedora 24)?

My Objective I would like to use my laptop, which is running Fedora 24, as a second monitor for desktop computer, which is also running Fedora 24. What I have tried and what doesn't quite cut it or:...
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“Missing LSB tags and overrides” error on /etc/init.d script

I made a script as showed in this tutorial: http://edv-huber.com/index.php/problemloesungen/15-custom-splash-screen-for-raspberry-pi-raspbian But after executing a command: insserv /etc/init.d/...
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OS X: let scutil use stored secret when connecting L2TP VPN

This is a follow-up question of Start configured VPN from command line (OSX). I tried the answer by @encoded, which suggests the following command: scutil --nc start [A-name-of-VPN-configuration-...
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How do I install Nix on a custom directory?

I have been trying to follow the Nix wiki to install Nix on a custom path /scratch/gopinath/nix. The /nix path is not accessible to me due to the restrictions on the system provided by my university. ...
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Keys interpreted by host computer (TeamViewer on Ubuntu)

What I want to do: I am trying to remotely control another Windows 8 x64 computer using the latest version of TeamViewer on Ubuntu 13.10 x64. I installed the latest 32-bit version DEB of TeamViewer ...
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Open settings of X network adapter from CMD/BAT

How to open setting of the specific network adapter via commandline in Windows 7 Enterprise? I'm under domain user but also have access to local administator user. Under domain user I have no rights ...
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NTLM Proxy - HTTPS Alternative to CNTLM?

I worked with a proxy at my office that I need to have applications use. Of course its using NTLM, and that's blocking a lot of stuff from using their default/built-in proxies. I've got Maven, ...
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How to seed many files with aria2?

I'm using aria2 with these aliases: cat .bashrc alias download='while true; do timeout -s 9 1260 aria2c -j 10 *.torrent --bt-require-crypto=true --lowest-speed-limit=1024 --disable-ipv6=true --seed-...
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Strip path segment while extracting using 7zip?

Is there a way to extract a 7z archive that contains all it's files within a directory without creating this directory in the file system but still keeping the sub-directory structure of the archive (...
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Access Office 365-directory using LDAP

My company runs internal e-mail-traffic using Outlook 365. I prefer using a proper e-mail client (in my case: thunderbird) via IMAP and SMTP, which is no problem since the server adresses are provided ...
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High CPU usage from explorer.exe shcore.dll!Ordinal247+0xc0

I've been experiencing high cpu usage from explorer.exe in Windows 10 Pro since a while ago, and this specific dll function seems to be the culprit. Any idea what it's for? I couldn't find anything ...
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Change compile flags for Homebrew

We're building a large C++ application on OS X Yosemite 10.10. This application relies on a number of third-party libraries which we install using Homebrew prior to building our application. Our ...
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UBlock Origin: Blocking specific advertisement on YouTube via custom filtering

There is a slightly annoying advertisement box outside of the video in the newest YouTube redesign: Here's a link to the example video I used in this case, but the box appears on many other monetized ...
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remote desktop connection on 2 out of 3 monitors

I am using Windows 10 to remotely connect to my virtual machine also running Windows 10. I have three monitors and like to use two of them for remote desktop connection, but not all three. I am aware ...
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How do I open a program directly to a specific virtual desktop with powershell

Here is my situation. I am setting up a monitor screen. Because of the compatibility with different web pages needed to be viewed running a tab switcher in Firefox or Chrome is not working well for ...
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How do I output 256 or even 24-bit colours in Git Bash?

I'm running Git Bash on Windows 10 Creators Update build 15063. During the installation of Git for Windows I chose to Use Windows' default console window instead of MinTTY. The default console ...
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Mouse lag/stutter when remote desktop client (mstsc) full-screen and multiple monitors

On my Windows 10 Enterprise computer, I run Hyper-V. When I connect to a Windows 10 guest vm, I get mouse lag. More accurately it would be a stutter/dropped packet like experience - periodically ...
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Change default math font in Powerpoint

The default math font for MS Powerpoint 2016 is "Cambria Math". In some cases, I want to change it (e.q. "XITS Math"). I found a solution for MS Word (Select a different math font in Microsoft Word)....
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Microsoft Edge Developer Tools window stays blank

The dev tools window for Microsoft Edge currenty looks like this on my system: This has worked before. I don't know why and when exactly this change happened. I'm on Windows 10.0.14393 and Microsoft ...
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How do I change the date format of date input fields in Chrome?

The date format for <input type="date"> fields in my browser always show up using MM/dd/yyyy format. However not being American I prefer dd/MM/yyyy. I have found several sources indicating ...
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Focus to existing tab in another pane if opening file from another pane

There is an annoying behavior in atom I can't find the option for. Let's say I have two panes within one window. One of the panes has a file open in it, and the other pane does not have that file ...
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Adjust window snap speed on multi-monitor setup?

I am using a multi-monitor setup and every time I try to move a window from one monitor to the other it tries to snap it on the side of the current monitor not letting me move it over to the other ...
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FFMPEG: Windows binaries with globbing (libavformat) support?

I am struggling to get ffmpeg to combine a bunch of images in to a video which have a format with a full 17 digit timestamp. 17 digits is well beyond what -i %d will support. So I want to use ...
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tmux search is sensitive to line wrap. Can I disable this?

When I size my terminal window so a long line is wrapped like: ----------- | hel| |lo | |> | ----------- and search backwards for "hello" in copy mode nothing is found. When I ...

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