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How do I permanently reset the time zone in Debian?
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This is presumably a bit late for the OP, and more intended for other searchers who arrive here. If you need a non-interactive solution, try this solution from changing timezone with dpkg-reconfigure ...

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500 Internal Server Error when run perl file and no access to command line
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Perhaps your file is being run, and the problem is that it doesn't output a valid HTTP response? I'd fix that first, though I'm not sure if the file is being run or not. This is close to the minimal ...

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PC cannot ping anything but some applications can browse
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Firstly, ping isn't TCP, it's ICMP. It's not unusual (though bad practice) to find a firewall that blocks ICMP, which still leaves most other things working. I see that you say windows firewall is ...

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How to change a symbolic link to a directory to another target?
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l0b0's answer is a good one. It's simple, and that makes it the best for command line use most of the time. In some cases though, you might care that it's not atomic. ln -sf first deletes the old ...

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Can't SSH to VM - I've tried many things with no luck
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Are you sure that 192.168.56.1 is the right IP? I'd have thought .1 would probably be the host system rather than the VM? 10.0.2.0 is a network address. Your VM will not have that address, and ...

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Apple Time Capsule / 802.11ac to wired network is slower than I'd expect
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Just because you are using gigabit Ethernet doesn't mean your switch is capable of actually switching packets that fast. Look for info on what to expect from your switch. Maybe compare the speed ...

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How to push changes from a live deployment web server back to the git repository
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Best practice is to use git as part of how you deploy. So much so that you'll find relatively few answers about other uses of git. That said, git can be used in many ways. If your deployment is to ...

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What's the best way to get ants out of laptop keyboards?
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You could put the laptop on some sort of island surrounded by water. Eg on top of an upturned pot placed in a larger pot of water. I've gotten ants out of a jar of sugar this way. They leave to ...

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Is there an rsync alternative, that stores compressed and encrypted?
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I think what you are asking for is a logical impossibility unless you store an earlier snapshot of the material on the client, so that the diffs can be constructed there without reference to the ...

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MySQL query fails instantly
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I had something like this, and in my case a reboot of the virtual machine that runs the database fixed the problem while restarting mysql did not. My understanding is that this points to a RAM error. ...

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my perl scripts that use Net:Pcap dont work when i port them onto a vm on my server
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Try using strace to look at your programs interaction with the system. You might find hints about a library not being loadable, or just what it was doing immediately before it failed. I presume ...

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