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The history is in ~/.local/share/recently-used.xbel but it is not sufficient to remove that file. If you do the Recent Files entry keeps on showing the files you accessed, and if you open a file with an application that creates an Recent Files entry, that and the old list of files will be written to that file again. What you want to do is make an alias or ...


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Judging from mdadm-3.4 source code, it does not accept any other inputs. As for the near=2,far=1 output, that's the default and nothing changed but values =1 are simply no longer printed because that essentially means "no additional copy" (counting starts at 1). In case both near and far equal 1, it prints NO REDUNDANCY. However you're not actually able to ...


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You could boot it into single user mode (if you don't know how to do it, just Google it) then enter this command: mount -uw / (In some cases, this command varies from system to system, so you may have to try some other command to make the filesystem writeable.) Then type 'passwd' then type what you want 'the root password' to be (just make sure it's a ...


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In order for NAT to work, you need to have a protocol-specific helper module loaded. By default, you're only going to have ones for TCP and UDP loaded. That's why you're seeing your PPTP traffic (which is actually PPP over GRE) escaping without NAT. That module is nf_nat_proto_gre, at least as of Linux 4.4. A similar story applies to connection tracking ...


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Solution: Install a program for this purpose sudo apt-get install numlockx Edit this file with your favourite text editor as root /etc/mdm/Init/Default Add these lines at the beginning of the file if [ -x /usr/bin/numlockx ]; then /usr/bin/numlockx on fi


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The posters sound card was muted. He ran alsamixer, unmuted the mixer controls, and raised the levels. This got the card working. However, the card returned to muted on rebooting. The Alsa config should be saved and restored on rebooting. So this is an outstanding issue. NOTE: poster says he has no ~/.pulse. This should definitely be present. I enclose ...


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I had a similar problem (with Xfce): I wanted mouse emulation not to expire. What worked: launch the script via autostart (like you do) put sleep 5s at the start of the script (increase "5s" if necessary) Rationale: if your script works when launched manually, it is not guilty. So the DE must be overriding your setting (typically it will apply its ...


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You can edit /etc/apt/sources.list manually. Find any lines contains ubuntu.security.com and replace it with your mirror. Note: it requires root privilege to edit that file


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You need to remove google chrome sudo apt-get remove google-chrome-stable sudo rm /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-chrome.list* sudo apt-get -f install Add the key wget -q -O - https://dl-ssl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub | sudo apt-key add - change the sources.list entry for Google Chrome sudo sh -c 'echo "deb [arch=amd64] ...


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The problem is caused by VBoxGuestAdditions_5.0.18, I believe the graphics driver is broken in it. Try to install VBoxGuestAdditions_5.0.16, that works just fine.


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On Arch Linux, you could boot a live image of the OS, arch-chroot and then run passwd. Maybe you could do something similar on Linux Mint.


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Try to install the keyring: sudo apt-get install --allow-unauthenticated linuxmint-keyring Then: sudo rm -rf /var/lib/apt/lists/* apt update sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade


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Open dconf-editor Navigate to org.gnome.gnome-screenshot: org gnome gnome-screenshot Then enter a value for auto-save-directory in the format file:///path/to/directory/ e.g file:///home/yourusername/Pictures/screenshots/


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Try this: dropbox stop && dbus-launch dropbox start References: Dropbox trayicon is missing in KDE Dropbox icon is not working Xubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 Tray icon not responding linux mint 17.3 Dropbox icon not working on Xubuntu 14.04 or Ubuntu MATE 16.04


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I found it myself ~/.config/autostart/



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