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Cut delimiter works in terminal and not script

cut -d$'\n' -f5 /home/me/Documents/file.txt This works perfectly fine when ran in the terminal and returns the fifth line of the file. But in a script AWKED=`cut -d$'\n' -f5 /home/me/Documents/file....
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How to force-close (discard) all open documents in Preview and/or TextMate?

I have this issue with both Preview and TextMate, and maybe there's a common solution to this, if not, feel free to direct me to fixing one or the other. I have literally years' worth (hundreds and ...
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Share VPN connection via one PC (Without WiFi)

Right, I know that there are plenty of similar questions already, but none seem to answer my particular question, so here it goes... I have a subscription with ExpressVPN, for which I have their ...
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How to enable Python on a Chromebook for an account that is supervised with Family Link? [closed]

I created a Google account for my son who is a minor. It is managed by Google Family Link. The problem is that it has a restriction for parental control by Google's Family Link which prevents this ...
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Method to find all replies in a Twitter Thread from people who follow me [closed]

Is there a way to isolate and read the replies to a Twitter.com thread that belong to people who follow me on the website? Sometimes I come across a rather heated thread filled with nasty replies ...
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Linux live boot vs install on external hard drive

I'm trying to understand the differences between a live boot and an install on an external hard drive. I have a hard drive design to support windows to go. Which I've partitioned to have a live boot ...
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bat file in win 10 startup folder

Made a simple script using bat file to remove all files from C:\Users%USERNAME%\AppData\Local\Temp. I wan't to delete for all users on the pc when they log in to their profile. So i put the bat file ...
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Unable to run the Powershell script for multiple servers to get the IIS Details

I wrote a script to get the IIS deatils from Multiple servers, but the script is working fine for one server, but is unable to run for the multipl servers and it is throwing the error as below: Error: ...
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Unmet dependencies for apt after upgrading from ubuntu 14.04 to 16.04

After upgrading ubuntu I've had issues with installing programs using the apt command that will not repair themselves. I have tried running sudo apt-get -f install to try and fix the the unmet ...
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In which case does GitHub mark a file “changed” whose body was actually not changed?

My developer just made some commits, I tried to compare his last commit with one previous commit, and here is the result: I just don't understand why GitHub marks many files changed, whereas actually ...
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In what way can I still use an old, still functioning laptop since I bought a new one? [closed]

I recently purchased a new laptop and am not using the old one. I feel it is a waste for the old one to just be put away on my shelf collecting dust. It is an ASUS laptop with Intel Celeron 3060 with ...
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How to set different sound for Logon/Logoff and Lock/Unlock on Microsoft Windows 7?

I want to customize the logon/logoff sound. But, the lock/unlock sound will be changed too. How to configure a different sound for logon/logoff and lock/unlock user? Operating System: Microsoft ...
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launchctl plist daemon ProgramArguments wrapped in quotes

I have the following plist file at ~/Library/LaunchAgents/myserver.listen.to.port.plis(server/usernames changed to generics): <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!...
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ssh execute remote program “error while loading shared libraries”

The setup is as follows: servers A and B are both running Ubuntu 18.04. On A, I run ssh user@B "~/my_program" where my_program has been compiled and can run successfully on B. This command ...
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Is there a way to set something like `GIT_OPTIONAL_LOCKS=0` on a per-repository basis?

Use case: I am using Git to track history of personal notes that are automatically synced between my computer and my phone (via Syncthing). I use git status before committing from a different device ...
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QEMU Monitor on Windows 10 [closed]

I'm Ronaldo, Newbie of Super User. I'm having a problem, On my PC it's running Windows 10 Build 1803, Then I installed QEMU, but not only that, I installed the graphical version which is QtEmu. Then I ...
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Windows 10 not working after dual boot

I wanted to dual boot acer predator helios 300 laptop with windows 10 and Ubuntu.. I created parti on in ssd for Ubuntu.. Installed Ubuntu using USB stick.. Ubuntu is working smoothing but windows 10 ...
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Bash script TUI for database insert statement not working. Set bash builtin error message

I have the following bash script that provides a Zentiy TUI to insert data into a database. #!/bin/bash tip_run1="$(zenity --entry --text "ENTER number of tip runs:" --entry-text &...
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Bluetooth Keeps Uninstalling After Restarting My Computer - Windows 10

My computer is an ASUS GL531GT-RH71-CB (see here). I'm trying to use the Your Phone app so I can use my headset to call people. However, after I install the Bluetooth driver, it shows up in the Device ...
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stripping text from passed argument to windows bat command

on windows I have created ydl.bat file that accepts url. youtube-dl.exe -f 140 %1 what I want to do is to strip everything from ? onwards if url passed is like this https://youtu.be/1j6muwUGXw?list=...
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ssh remote command with zsh: zsh:1: no matches found

I am writing a script to zip some file on remote server and then transfer it. I got the error with remote ssh command and wildcard like that ssh 1.2.3.4 "ls /home/lhc/*.txt" zsh:1: no ...
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ssh to a remote server as another user using mac ssh keys

My mac user account has SSH keys set up. Now I want to login to a remote server using a different userid. How can I do that since I am running into error: ssh: connect to host example.host.com port 22:...
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Pivot Table - Add multiple columns that share the same set of values as rows

I'm trying to make a pivot table from data where there is one column I want to pivot on (Hair Color) and then a lot of columns I want to calculate counts for. These count columns all have a common ...
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How to modify data in the char dialog box instead of adding new column in the sheet

I'm struggling with a problem in MS Excel. I want to change the data used for a chart in the edit series dialog box instead of adding an extra column in the sheet with the modified data. For example, ...
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Looping through files and running ExifTool to copy Metadata on Mac? [closed]

I've inherited a collection of thousands of files across dozens of folders that have been modified from an original set of photos. The original set has the same file names & folder structure. The ...
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Trying to Easily Open CSV file with comma delimiter as Text format so excel does not manipulate data on MacOS

So I am Trying to Easily Open CSV file with comma delimiter as Text format so excel does not manipulate data on MacOS. I know of the import text method but that takes some time when you are opening ...
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Troublesome Dell Precision 3530 Laptop - won't accept Mint 20 or Ubuntu 18.04

What I really want is to put Mint 20 on my dell-precision-3530, which came preinstalled with Ubuntu. I installed Mint 19.3 Cinnamon on it without a problem a while back, but not anymore. The problem ...
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ffmpeg: specify source IP for rtp multicast

I'm trying to multicast some video for test and development purposes. I want to be able to specify the source IP address. I found out how to do that with a udp:// stream, but I don't see that there ...
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How to internet share on macOS Catalina with two subnets on the same interface?

Navigating to System Preferences > Sharing > Internet Sharing allows me to share the internet with devices on a single subnet behind my Mac. Is it possible to share the internet with two subnets ...
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Wifi Extender no password required?

I just helped my roommate setup his wifi extender that only required him pressing the WPS button on the router and the extender followed by directly connecting the extender directly into his computer ...
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Community-ethical torrenting setup. How to organize torrenting routines? [closed]

IMHO, many people are usually more interested in getting files than in contributing and seeding. I, though my network is not optical with lots of speed, wish to contribute. A few questions follow: ...
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Can't secure boot Dell Vostro laptop running Ubuntu 18.04

I have a Dell Vostro 5481 that runs only Ubuntu 18. I'm not able to boot the operating system, the laptop gets stuck on a screen that says [FAILED] Failed to start VirtualBox Linux kernel module. I ...
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What case/storage method is recommended for CD/DVD/Blu-ray discs? [closed]

I have a CD/DVD wallet/binder but it creates a lot of microscratches on the discs. In a wallet/binder case the disc, the recording surface is touching the material, especially when you remove/insert ...
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Display resolution and scaling

I have a 27" monitor with 3840x2160 resolution. I use 150 % scaling, does my monitor fit the same amount of information as a 2560x1440 monitor? I consider getting ultrawide so I can keep two ...
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How to add iptables rule to redirect http(s) traffic for specific service only (OpenVPN) and not affect another services (Apache2 etc)?

I have own VPS (Ubuntu 18). I have there runned Apache2 and OpenVPN servers. Also I have there Squid proxy that I want to use with OpenVPN to intercept traffic and change headers like user-agent. To ...
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Is a boot sector considered to be a partition?

There seems to be conflicting information on this. The Wikipedia entry for Master boot record (aka "boot sector") says: "The MBR is not located in a partition; it is located at the ...
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Clone of laptop HDD to SSD fails

I recently decided to update my wifes old Compaq laptop by adding more memory, which was very easy and now want to replace the clunky old HDD with a Crucial BX500 SSD. Using the Crucial version of the ...
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When I click a link to another domain it opens in a new tab

When I click a link to another domain, either from a website to another or when I search something on google and click a link, it opens the new link in a new tab. This is extremely annoying as then ...
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Why will memtest86 USB SD Card Reader not boot?

Steps taken: Installed memtest86-4.3.7-usb.img.zip (from https://www.memtest86.com/download.htm) Ran imageUSB.exe from inside that archive. Created memtest86 bootable image onto 2GB microSD card ...
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How could I find out what sample rate/bit depth my headphones are capable of?

I'm using some USB headphones (Sennheiser GSP 350) and want to make sure that I am using the highest sample rate and bit depth possible for them. I ran pacmd list-sinks and it said that I'm using 16 ...
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Running a Function Macro

I know that a macro with a function does not appear in the run macro dialogue box when doing VBA application with Excel. My question is that how do you run a macro with the word 'function" when ...
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Configure Firefox to blacklist some domains from autocomplete bar

DuckDuckGo searches (i.e. https://duckduckgo.com/?t=ffab&q=help&atb=v201-1&ia=web) appear in my Firefox autocomplete list, and I do not want them to. Ideally I would also ban Google but ...
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Outlook filter, macro [closed]

I know how to use rule to move mails with "specific words" to a folder. I need to limit the rule to last email body (or the first 10 lines). Macro or any trick really is appreciated. Problem ...
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How do i Restore the default Text look/quality on my windows?

Ok, This might sound dumb but i wanna know how do i restore the Text look or Text Quality on my Windows 10. Im not talking about the font but the look/quality of the text. I was trying to install HAXM ...
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How to eliminate Focus Assist notification?

Focus Assist is my default. Always. I'm trying to reduce the notifications in the Action Center to the minimum possible. How can I remove this notification for good: To clarify, I want Focus Assist ...
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Issues trying to install ubuntu 18.04 via usb bootable device

i am trying to set up a ubuntu linux setup via bootable device. Whenever i try to boot, the ubuntu wallpaper/picture(?) Shows up and then it goes all blank with an underscore "_" blinking at ...
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How to calculate transfer amount by snmp

I am cheking transfer amount by this. /usr/lib/nagios/plugins/check_snmp -H localhost -C public -P 2c -O -o IF-MIB::ifHCInOctets.2 it returns SNMP OK - 39780890866 | IF-MIB::ifHCInOctets.2=...
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Anyone know wher i can find a users manual for Technika 40" TV LCD HD ready vistited all the google places with no results [closed]

Moved home and we , well, i have lost the tv users hand book, can not find one any where .All searches bring up nothing . All i can find is for newer models . Help
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Failed to authenticate Virtual Center Server due to network failure

I am attempting to setup a Vmware horizon proof in concept for my firm. I am using trial version of all of the below software, so latest and greatest from https://www.vmware.com/try-vmware.html I am ...
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Weak Wi-Fi in the Debian distribution

my friends and brothers, since the Debian distribution was installed, stable version, distribution number 15.11. I saw a weakness in the Wi-Fi. I think that the problem in updating the kernel is that ...

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