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reviewed Approve Who was the original author of logrotate and what year was it written?
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comment Circular dependency in Ubuntu Release upgrade
It's impossible to know without seeing the entire output.
May
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comment dd shows a random number of records in/out
@Gilles What relevance is the marked duplicate to this question? It discusses a completely different issue.
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comment dd shows a random number of records in/out
Hm. iflag=fullblock makes dd report the expected numbers, but then it's almost 20% slower.
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comment dd shows a random number of records in/out
Because > gives me no feedback. And this will eventually be part of a larger backup script.
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Apr
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comment dhcp ipv6 dynamic prefix delegation
You can configure your chosen DHCP client to request a larger prefix. A router-focused Linux distribution like OpenWrt makes this simple.
Apr
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comment What proportion of memory does the Linux kernel use of the installed RAM?
The kernel has many internal data structures which grow depending on the amount of available RAM.
Apr
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comment Can't push git updates & run Unix commands when connecting via SSH
What is the problem you are having?
Apr
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comment Fedora 21 Port Forwarding with firewalld (firewall-cmd); how does it REALLY work? Or, does it?
I already made that suggestion too!
Apr
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comment Fedora 21 Port Forwarding with firewalld (firewall-cmd); how does it REALLY work? Or, does it?
I strongly suspect that the "Server" installation customizes the firewall in some way and then locks the configuration. Might be OK for a server, but this is a router and you don't want that. Not to mention the inherent (even if minor) security risks in having unnecessary stuff installed.
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comment Fedora 21 Port Forwarding with firewalld (firewall-cmd); how does it REALLY work? Or, does it?
I wouldn't have suggested it otherwise.
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comment Fedora 21 Port Forwarding with firewalld (firewall-cmd); how does it REALLY work? Or, does it?
Did you reinstall with a Minimal install?
Apr
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comment How to find out if a system uses SysV, Upstart or Systemd initsystem
And CentOS 6 technically has upstart, but uses little or no of its features; init scripts are almost all SysV scripts, for instance.
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