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Installing VirtualBox on Debian 12 Testing

Progress!! :-) I found the package, so from within /var/cache/apt/archives I ran the below two commands: sudo wget https://debian-repo.stanford.edu/debian/pool/main/l/linux/linux-headers-6.1.0-18-...
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Installing VirtualBox on Debian 12 Testing

I'm on Debian 12 stable and this issue has been driving me bonkers all day. In my case, it seems to be that packages associated with linux-headers-6.1.0-18-common cannot be found in the repositories. ...
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No sound from Clevo computer running Debian 12

I have similar hardware. For now, and for you, the solution would be to pass the following option in your modprobe config. Not sure where that resides on Debian, on Arch it is in /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-...
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How to make apt-offline on windows

Update as of 2024. I am working under Portable Msys2, but I guess that makes no difference. The current version of apt-offline seems to depend on PyQt5, not PyQt4. So using python 3.8, I built and ...
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How do I change desktop enviorment in debian

At the login screen, after selecting your user, there should be a gear button in the lower right corner of the screen. If you press that, it should allow you to select any of the installed Desktop ...
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Bash script error issue with Debian preseed dpkg-configure string

I'm afraid you've misread the https://wiki.debian.org/UnattendedUpgrades instructions, and combined both commands into one. Or non-interactively by running: echo unattended-upgrades unattended-...
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cant install gnome on parrot os because of unmet dependency

I've managed to get Gnome on ParrotOS, installing using the Architect version. But be aware that the installer for that version has a known bug that may prevent you from installing the additional ...
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unable to do apt-update

Simple answer is you, or some application you tried to install, decided to add ubuntu's repositories to your kali system. The issue in question ought to have broken apt the moment you added ubuntu ...
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How to safely distantly remove a usb hard drive in Debian using terminal

These worked for my debian11 system: To unmount: udisksctl unmount --block-device /dev/sdb1 To Power off (ie safely remove) the device: udisksctl power-off --block-device /dev/sdb
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X11 forwarding: Unable to init server: Could not connect: Connection refused. What is needed for an X11 connection?

OS: Ubuntu 22.04 It was because xauth could not write to my .Xauthority, If you see a message similar to /usr/bin/xauth: unable to rename authority file /home/user/.Xauthority, use /home/user/....
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SAS HDD Clicking Noise in IDLE - Seeking Advice on PERC H710 Setup (Storage Troubleshooting)

after running the following command and waiting for it to finish, we have "total read errors corrected=1809673244" and the driver stopped making those noises. smartctl -tlong /dev/sdX Heres ...
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systemctl --user Failed to connect to bus: No such file or directory Debian 9

I had the same error (Failed to connect to bus: No such file or directory) when running the following command on Ubuntu 20.04: systemctl --user mask tracker-store.service tracker-miner-fs.service ...
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How to forget wireless networks from command line?

Using nmcli, you don't need to work with uuids. First, down that connection nmcli connection down network-name Then, delete it nmcli connection delete network-name
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LANGUAGE environment variable ignores `en` (English)

Apparently what is happening here is that most software using gettext has no English language version at all. Instead, they use the English text as the "message ID" (msgid), i.e. the lookup ...
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How to RDP into Debian Linux (12) guest machine from Hyper-V running on Windows Server 2016?

OK. The secret to RDPing into hyperV guest machines is the machine ID and a small change in the RDP file (you have to manually edit the files). Say you have 3 VMs running in HyperV, but you don't want ...
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How to force a linux binary to use only its own provided shared libraries?

In essence, you want to make PowerISO into a SNAP package, not a bad idea, though I do not know how to do so. However, PowerISO is available in versions for Windows operating system. According to the ...
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What's the difference between security.debian.org/debian-security and deb.debian.org/debian-security for Debian 12?

The difference between security.debian.org and deb.debian.org is primarily in the infrastructure behind them. security.debian.org is a traditional server that has been used for many years to ...
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wsl debian is still on oldoldstable, any way to get latest?

I've always upgraded my WSL distros the same way I upgrade them on regular installs, following more or less the official debian upgrade docs (taking some shortcuts as I know I can skip some bits in my ...
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How would you include a specific module to load at boot in Debian?

My solution was to write another service file that was required by klipper.service: klippy_init.service [Unit] Description=Klipper 3D Printer Firmware SV1 Documentation=https://www.klipper3d.org/ ...
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How would you include a specific module to load at boot in Debian?

In order to load a kernel module on boot, you just have to name that module in your /etc/modules file.
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I can't get fail2ban working on Debian 12

On Debian 12 there are a couple of things you have to do to make it work. First go to the config file: nano /etc/fail2ban/jail.local And add this backend=systemd before enabled=true to make it look ...
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How can I fix these APT repository errors?

This worked for me(as root): echo "deb [trusted=yes] http://archive.debian.org/debian stretch main non-free contrib" > /etc/apt/sources.list echo "deb-src [trusted=yes] http://...
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Subversion error: svn: E120171: Error running context: An error occurred during SSL communication

My god... I tried and tried and tried. Everything in any combination I found on every site. Nothing helped. Yesterday I finally found the solution. How? I read the documentation. The issue began when ...
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What do black (dark grey) files in Debian represent?

After going through the description of my debian 12 dircolors' help and manpage, it might be the following file access modes for the text color: $ dircolors -p | grep 30 # 30=black 31=red 32=green 33=...
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How to upgrade ICU on Debian 12 for PHP Intl?

ICU is one of those libraries that provide a different soname (essentially the "library version" of libicu.so) with each new release. This means any software using ICU has to be recompiled ...
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Is there a way to use Apple Magic Trackpad (Bluetooth) on Debian Squeeze?

The most promising toolkit I've found is Fusuma: Fusuma https://github.com/iberianpig/fusuma A flexible way to configure multitouch gestures. You can emulate a lot of macOS functionality. 3 finger ...
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ftp client connects OK, login OK, but a 'list' command returns: Unable to build data connection: No route to host

This is to line out the solution step by step: ProFTPd is the server, configured to use the PassivePorts directive. The firewall on the server is configured to allow FTP on port 21. The firewall on ...
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How to update BIOS from lenovo after migrating from Win 11 to Linux?

You can download the Bios file from the Lenovo site then extract the Bios file in a Windows device, transfer the file to your device, reboot and enter BIOS, update the BIOS from the file. But be aware ...
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How to update BIOS from lenovo after migrating from Win 11 to Linux?

See Debian Firmware Updates : Linux Vendor Firmware Service fwupd utilizes a firmware database to fetch missing updates for your system and peripherals. Currently the vendor and device coverage is ...
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