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Cups “add printer” page returns forbidden on web interface

Cups "add printer" page returns forbidden on Web Interface on http://localhost:631/admin I tried adding my main user to "lp" and restarting, but no change. I also tried setting at the top of the ...
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Change alt/cmd preference fedora22

How do I switch my Control and Alt keys so that Fedora22 will behave like an OSX keyboard? I've found references concerning Ubuntu but they don't directly appear to work the same. Gnome's ...
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Fedora 20 VMware Setup “C Headers” Error?

On Fedora 20, VMware installed without any issues however upon running I was greeted with a prompt asking me to give the path for Kernal Headers (Version: 3.19.8-100.fc20.x86_64). I gave the path ...
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Getting file crtime under ext4 file system [duplicate]

I'm trying to display a file is creation time. I've been searching and I found out that under ext4 file systems this is something indeed possible to get and it's stored as crtime. As you can see in ...
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Cinnamon Menu Applet Won't Display

Cinnamon version: Cinnamon 2.6.13 OS: Fedora 21 When I run cinnamon --replace, there is no error messages for menu applet: js-Message: JS LOG: About to start Cinnamon St-Message: cogl npot ...
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Building a kernel

I'm trying to build a custom kernel and I try to build it using make command but I get a No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop. error. Then I searched for the makefile in the folders ...
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ps finds process, kill doesn't [duplicate]

Specifications [midas@localhost ~]$ uname -a Linux localhost.localdomain 4.0.4-301.fc22.x86_64 #1 SMP Thu May 21 13:10:33 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux and [midas@localhost ~]$ cat ...
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Limiting number of simultaneous connections system-wide?

In my dormintory, I've got a not-so-nice networking environment, in which I'm identified only by mac-address of my ethernet card. In said environments, some limits of simultaneous opened connections ...
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Fedora 22 cannot find clear or which commands

I've been using Fedora 22 on my work pc for a number of months now, it works fine updated frequently with multiple kernel updates, up until a one day it's can no longer find the which or clear ...
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Fedora17 ip forwarding issue

I am trying to setup a hostapd in Fedora17. I have configured both hostapd and dhcpd .. Now, the client is also getting IP address, but i am not able to configure iptables correctly to enable NAT and ...
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Changing specific keys on Apple keyboard under Fedora 22

I'm trying to change some specific keys on my USB Apple keyboard running Fedora 22. Just spent three days searching for an answer and trying different solutions, I ended up using xmodmap and still ...
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Dogtag CA after installation

After Dogtag 10 installation(step by step by https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3eElJAz7lU) when I open Admin (https://localhost.localdomain:8443/ca/agent/ca/) I get following error Problem ...
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Autostart under random WM?

I'm a long-time DE user, however there are some circumstances under which I prefer to use different tiling-based WMs instead of GNOME or KDE (I use GNOME mostly for last year or so). I have a ...
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Linux Fedora: How to open a file with a random application

I downloaded a cross-assembler that as far I can tell, i am supposed to open a .txt file with it and the assembler will create an a.out file somewhere. But Fedora only lets me open .txt files with ...
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fedora “bash: : command not found” for `ps aux | grep dnf`

I have installed fedora 23 and this error happened when i want to use grep in su mode user : [root@alifed alireza]# ps aux |‌ grep dnf bash: ‌: command not found...
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Fedora: Gparted “shrink file system” error

I'm trying to resize my Fedora-22's /dev/sda2 lvm2 partition because I want the unused space to install windows on dual boot. However, everytime I initialize the resize operation, GParted stops with a ...
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Get the source code, disassemble usb_storage module

How can I disassemble a kernel module? I have homework and I am trying with the usb_storage module but, I really don't know where to start.
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enable i915.preliminary_hw_support=1 in fedora

I have a intel skylake cpu and I read this article in Phoronix http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=intel-skl-prelim-support, claiming some issues are present at this moment and the ...
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ODBC connection from a Linux box to MS SQLServer

I need to connect to MS SQLServer from a Linux box using ODBC from a Qt application I am developing. So far I have installed the ODBC MS SQLServer driver and Kerberos on the Linux box. Using kinit I ...
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Fedora outputs junk to virtual ttys when I switch between them

On my Fedora 22 system, every time I switch between text terminals using Ctrl+Alt+Fx, the system outputs junk to the screen. It is usually something like: [ 5385.916900] nouveau E [ ...
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Unable to log into Cockpit server - could not set limit for 'nofile'

I have Cockpit installed on a Fedora 22 VPS that I use for educational purposes. I tried logging into Cockpit from my browser, but I was given a "Permission denied" message, despite using the correct ...
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Fedora 20 stuck in Emergency Mode [duplicate]

My laptop which ran Fedora 20 fine until this morning is now stuck in emergency mode. I have not set a root password and I cannot proceed beyond the initial prompt. Attempting to continue in default ...
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Copy mouse setting from ubuntu to fedora

I started using fedora today. I have been using ubuntu for the last year. The mouse feels kind of strange in fedora despite me messing with a bunch of the settings. Is there some sort of ...
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Unclaimed network device

I'm working on Fedora 22 and have problems with my Wifi. I noticed that the wireless option in the gnome menu wasn't showing up and 'lshw' shows me *-network UNCLAIMED description: Network controller ...
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Can't change mouse speed in fedora

I have cinnamon installed in fedora. I also have GNOME desktop. I switched to GNOME and all of a sudden my mouse got a lot faster. I then went back into cinnamon and went to the control panel to ...
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How to set grub command for other distros on Ubuntu

I am currently running Ubuntu and Fedora on the same system. I am using the instance of grub which came with ubuntu to select which one to use when I boot. I need to add rdblacklist=nouveau to the ...
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WLAN not working on Fedora22, Broadcom BCM4352

I've seen this quite a bit on some forums, none of the presented solutions have worked for me. Here are the outputs for running the following commands in terminal: uname -r 4.1.7-200.fc22.x86_64 ...
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Problem Installing fping rpm package for Fedora 19

I have an issue installing fping in my Fedora 19 operating system. The Problem is raising issues like below:- sudo: apt-get: command not found [wruser@wrhost ~]$ sudo yum install fping Loaded ...
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Upgrading Fedora 22 to 23 failed. Now using Fedora 24

I tried upgradinfg Fedora 22 to Fedora 23 using this guide However things have failed and it seems I am still on Fedora 22. However the system thinks it is running Fedora 24 $ cat /etc/*-release ...
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Bootrec /fixboot/mbr wont work

Okay I decided to mess around with fedora 22 and dual installed it with my windows 8.1 laptop (has uefi) and for some reason something went wrong with it. After deleting Linux partition and resizing ...
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How to make working printer Canon LBP 2900 on Fedora 22?

I searched a bit for instructions, found some like this one: http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showthread.php?t=298185 Of course, in my Fedora 22 I used systemctl for some steps in that instructions. ...
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Nvidia drivers not working with Fedora 22

I used the net-installer package yesterday to install fedora 22 with the cinnamon desktop. That installer was buggy but I eventually got it to do the install. I then went to install my nvidia ...
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Grub not loading at boot

I just installed Fedora, I had just one partition before it was Windows 10. When I do grub2-mkconfig it reconize all my partitions including Windows, but at the boot grub is not loading I dont know ...
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Fedora - fonts not recognized by apps despite packages being installed

I've had several font packages installed on my Fedora 20 machine, but for some reason - neither KDE nor Gnome apps notice them. Specifically, these are the Culmus Hebrew fonts (packages ...
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How can I keep the title bar showing in Fedora (Cinnamon desktop) when a window is maximized?

I tried Fedora the other day and one thing which really annoyed me is how the title bar on windows disappears when I maximize them. I am using the Cinnamon desktop. How can I make it so the title bar ...
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Relocation in a docker volume: svirt_sandbox_file_t and texrel_shlib_t

I run a Docker container with a volume that contains a executable and shared library which requires relocation. I get: error while loading shared libraries: /opt/J9/bin/libj9thr24.so: cannot restore ...
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Connect to Computer-to-Computer wireless network created in Windows

I've recently installed Fedora 22. And I need to connect to the computer-to-conputer network with the shared Internet, created in windows 7. I was able to connect another Windows 7 laptop so ...
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Audio mute on program startup - Fedora 21, Xfce4

when i start Terminator terminal emulator the audio mutes. Did somebody run to similar problem? I don't even know what to look for; so any hints would be appreciated. I run Fedora 21 with Xfce4
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Fedora 22 - Failed to restart httpd.service: Access denied

I want to start web development and I was trying to install LAMP. I installed Apache using this tutorial but the command they give to start the apache server fails: systemctl start httpd.service ...
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How do you add already generated ssh keys to linux machine?

I've used Putty on a windows machine to generate a key pair. I now want to add this key to my linux laptop. Is there a way to place my key into my .ssh directory to use when trying to access the ...
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`su` command: Permission denied

When I type into bash the following command su -s /bin/bash as root, then no error occurs. When I type su -s /bin/bash -m [MyUserName], then I get the error: Permission denied. As far as I could ...
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Trying to get Ethernet working in Linux

I just installed Fedora 22 alongside Windows 10 on my desktop and I've been trying to get the Ethernet to work for a long time. There is no wireless and this is my only source of internet connection ...
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Cannot start KDE in Fedora 22

I cannot load KDE, XFCE or any desktop environment other than GNOME in my Fedora 22 system. Every time I try startkde I get $DISPLAY is not set or cannot connect to X server. Tried all the solutions ...
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Why I can not update Fedora 22?

Similar question as here Why yum always download fedora 22 -x86_x64 before install anything? In my case it happen whatever I try to do with yum or dnf. When the downloading process is running it ...
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Setting the root password for a Fedora 22 cloud image

I am having problem logging in into a Fedora 22 virtual machine, based on a cloud F22 image. Without touching the downloaded image I could boot just not login. I downloaded ...
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How to change the default bash shell size Fedora 20

Ok I am tired of Googling and not finding a definitive answer. All I want to do is change the default shell size on a per user basis but for each shell instance they open and I want to do this from ...
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How to get an ipv4 address via NetworkManager?

I run a Fedora 20 as a virtual machine for education purposes. Default it has a host-only network interface that gets only an IPv6 address which is inconvenient. I want to automate that on startup ...
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X11 Server Cap Lock and scrolling problems on CentOS 6

I am having problems with the cap locks key, when using vncviewer to remote on to a CentOS box running X11 v0.9.13-8. I cannot upgrade the x11 as i'm stuck on CentOS 6. The problem is that the Cap ...
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Fedora 22, disk-encryption passphrase, POST fails, dracut

I was in the process to install Fedora 22-3 on an Acer desktop with Windows 8 to create a dual-boot system. I believe to have followed reasonable guidelines on how to do this. (I reached up to point ...
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Cannot use NTFS drive as non-root user

I have an NTFS partition which I am trying to mount as Read Write in Fedora 22. Using Nautilus as root allows me to create folders, files etc. However when I use my non root account, I get an "Error ...