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Install Services and applications (Wordpress, Vtiger CRM) [on hold]

I need to install some applications like Mailtrain , WordPress and Vtiger CRM. I want to know : What are all the services needed (apache ...)? I want to use MySQL , Can all applications use the ...
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How to debug an XFCE launcher which fails to launch its app?

I have a command for one of my launchers: discord That's all. When launch from the terminal, it runs fine, Discord starts as intended. When I click the launcher, nothing happens. I see a small ...
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How can I allow a given application to access a given folder and its content

I recently installed a game through Steam, but some of the assets of the game aren't loaded. After a few investigations on the web, the Windows users who had the same problem were adviced to turn off ...
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Can any (web) application tell that the web browser is accesed from a different host via vnc or apra?

If I access the desktop of a remote Lubuntu 18.04 via vnc or xpra, start a web browser in it, and open some URL to run some web applications in the browser, can any web application tell that I am ...
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Query and Cleanup Running Applications in GNOME

I have managed to put my user session (GNOME 3) into a state where the running applications list contains an entry which I don't believe exists. By this, I mean that the Applications bar has the ...
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Invalid desktop entry file: '/usr/share/applications/lxde-x-terminal-emulator.desktop'

i can't run terminal because of this error. contents of file: [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Name=Terminal emulator Name[pt_BR]=Emulador de terminal Name[zh_CN]=终端 Name[zh_TW]=終端機 Comment=...
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The longer Nemo is open the slower it becomes to gain focus

I am using Nemo v 3.8.6 with Mint 19 and if I have Nemo open and leave this application running within an hour it is completely unusable, taking maybe 50 seconds to switch focus to it, this doesn't ...
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Slurm like alternative for localhost

I have resources (e.g. GPU) I can only use once at a time. When performing experiments I always need to know on time of a batch files creation, what experiments I want to execute in the future. But I ...
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How many states can show a mouse cursor on Linux?

Usually when using Windows people have several mouse states and each state have an icon and means something different. I'm testing a Mint 19 and I'm not able to see the states "application starting" ...
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Equalizer APO Equivalent for Linux

Is there a Linux app with the same features of Equalizer APO second link for Windows? Something that would accept such setup, like Equalizer APO does? | Band| Type |Freq(Hz)|Gain(dB)| Quality | ...
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Can you affect how linux programs are developed? [closed]

Can linux users affect how programs are developed? E.g. forums where you can make suggestions or report problems - not just bugs but also cases where the default behavior of old basic tools has been ...
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Ubuntu with Xmonad - How to run programs on startup

I'm using Ubuntu Mate with XMonad. I can't seem to understand how to run something at startup after the login. I want some programs like Firefox to run when I login to my desktop. Now let's say I ...
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Unable to terminate a running program / application

I am having trouble terminating applications started from the terminal - for example, I used: cd /usr/bin and ls to determine that the gimp app is here. I then started gimp by typing "gimp" - started ...
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using a graphical application on Ubuntu 18.04 with root rights

Since I've upgraded to Ubuntu 18.04 I am no-longer able to do something like: sudo su - gparted because now root can't access Display:0 and I've not found a way round. Does someone knows how to ...
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remote machine/cloud application storage for running software [closed]

I don't have a large SSD disk and every now and then I want to run a VM and I run out of storage, I want to run a nodejs project that for some reason needs an insane amount of storage for npm modules, ...
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If I open konsole it opens non-stop more windows of konsole

If I open konsole it opens non-stop more windows of konsole and the gui hangs because of overload, I tried apt purge konsole && apt install konsole, I tried to restart but to no avail. EDIT: @...
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run Linux applications on FreeBSD

is it possible at to run Linux applications on a FreeBSD machine? How can I do it? Thank in advance !
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Some apps not opening on CentOS 7

I've some apps on CentOS 7.5 with GNOME that won't open when clicked. The Weather app for example, when clicked, it seems to load, but does nothing.. it doesn't open. I found a similar issue here, ...
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KDE task manager: editing application right click menu

Can one edit KDE task manager application right click menu? To be specific, can one remove (or disable) from it the "Close" item to avoid closing by accident multiple windows? Alternatively, can one ...
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xfce crashes on launch of applications

I am running openSUSE Tumbleweed and would like to use xfce as my desktop environment. GNOME works flawlessly, but I am having a big problem with xfce. The problem is that xfce crashes on the launch ...
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B. W. Kernighan and M. E. Lesk, LEARN - Computer-Aided Instruction on UNIX

B. W. Kernighan and M. E. Lesk, LEARN - Computer-Aided Instruction on UNIX Is this program somewhere available? In an old book on Unix, I read about a command line program called learn, which could ...
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Where are you supposed to put user-specific programs? [duplicate]

Say I'm a non-admin user who wants to put an executable somewhere in his path so that he can run it like a regular program. What is the "proper" accepted location for that path? is it ~/bin? ~/.local/...
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ssh tunnel putty - UI app login not working from browser

I had setup SSH tunnel using putty in my local Windows to remote linux server. I am able to open localhost:8080 in my Windows Chrome browser and I verified SSH tunnel is working as it rendering my UI ...
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“fuse: failed to exec fusermount: Permission denied” on attempt to run ICIJ neo4j AppImage on Centos

On Oracle Linux Server (similar to Centos/RHEL 6) I am trying to run the ICIJ Offshore Leaks neo4j AppImage (download link). The image has the name neo4j-desktop-for-icij-1.0.0-x86_64.AppImage. After ...
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How to start a Linux (RHEL 6.8) based GUI application on boot

I am trying to auto start MeatGrinder GUI application on boot. I have small script which will invoke the application. My requirement is to auto trigger the script on boot. Here is my script- #!/...
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How to switch HiDPI application resolution without restarting them

I am running GNOME 3.26 with GDM on X.org. I have an external monitor at work and I am running my Laptop (Dell XPS 9550) and the monitor in about the same resolution (regarding dpi; both around ~...
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How to monitor an already running application in a new Bash Terminal window? [duplicate]

An application is already running without command output, only GUi. How can I grab the application's command output from a new terminal window? Another application is already running as CLi, but I ...
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Virtual MFA device on linux?

There's a website which requires multi-factor authentication. Now I use google authenticator on my smartphone. I want to make API calls (which is possible only having MFA) from my Linux therefore I ...
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Command history in terminal applications

While using applications (such as a database front end, or a programming language) from within a terminal, what's the best way to store the command history (of commands issued within the applications)....
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Force an application's traffic through a SOCKS proxy

How can the TCP traffic initiated by a specific application be forced to go through a SOCKS proxy, regardless of the remote IP or port? A VPN would direct all outbound traffic on a host through an ...
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Android application compatibility

Sailfish OS can run Android applications through a proprietary compatibility layer. Are there any other mobile operating systems capable of this?
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How do I write a custom application launcher that runs an application as a specific group?

I am running Linux Mint Mate 18.2, from my console I currently run an application as a specific group using the following command sudo -g my-group "/home/me/apps/my.app/bin/start.sh" %f This ...
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install glassfish appclient?

I can recall using this syntax: appclient -client converterClient.jar to invoke the Glassfish appclient. How would I install Glassfish through a repository so that this command is then available?
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What is the command to start chromium browser from the terminal?

How can I run applications from terminal? For some applications I can find the path/name using which or whatis: which python or whatis mathematica or whatis math, but I can't run them by typing ...
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How to add an application to drop-down menu under “open with another application” on RHEL 7

I have a .py script that I want to have the option to open with Spyder when I right-click on the file icon. If I right click on the script and select the "open with another application" command I get ...
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how to properly make the firewall block any application by group?

to block the application I followed this, but like: groupadd nonet adduser $USER nonet iptables -A OUTPUT -m owner --gid-owner nonet -j REJECT #put at /etc/rc.local sudo -k iptables --list |grep ...
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Unable to open vim in terminal ide app for android

I have installed terminal ide app for android. I intend to develop java applications in android tablet. Vi text editor is working fine. But I find it difficult to use. I am comfortable with Vim. But ...
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Why are there two of the same icons in my menu

When I open my menu, it displays two icons for pycharm. Why? Is it an error or did I misunderstand something? Same thing for Skype, it displays two icons.
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app Generic Names in Gnome 3 panel and menu

For my grandparents' desktop, I need to show the generic names for apps in the activities menu and panel. I am using gnome 3. Is there a way to do this, maybe in gsettings?
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Is there an application I can run under i3 that lists available desktop applications by category and shows their desktop icons?

I love using i3 but one thing I miss from mainstream desktop environments is that they have menus that class desktop applications by their category and display them in convenient lists. Is an ...
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can I open pycharm( on Linux) like windows or mac on desktop?

In the CentOS7.2 I download PyCharm CE, and unarchived it to this: if I want use it, I can run: ./pycharm.sh in the directory, but there will take up a terminal, if control + c to exit it, the ...
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Setting an application to launch on a filetype in a specific folder?

I am currently using Fedora 26 with Cinnamon 3.4.6. Using Nemo as my default file manager. I have a folder for Retro Arcade games, and some file types are a .bin. I want to change it to where ...
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Modify desktop application icon after progam opens e.g. in alt-tab

You may tell me I'm a perfectionist, but I am struggling with the following: I have two applications that do not come from the repository for which I have problems with the application icon. I am ...
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how to make a memory hungry application cause swap slowness only to itself? [duplicate]

I have 6GB RAM and 10GB swap. Some applications dare to consume/allocate/use about 5GB to 6GB of RAM. When the memory completely fills out, the whole system hangs for 1 to 2 minutes to swap all ...
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Is there some scriptable email client with rich ui?

Currently I'm looking for an email client that allows to script dynamic filtering in any language. I know that mutt could be scripted, but I work a lot with html5 emails, and I don't like how mutt ...
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Running unknown apps securely

What would be the fastest way to run unknown scripts and apps in *nix environments? For example, to forbid writing and reading outside the working directory. Or to restrict access to hardware and ...
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Cause of “No such interface 'com.ubuntu.AccountsService.Sound'” bug?

Distro: Linux Mint 18.2 DE: Cinnamon 3.4.1 I am currently in the middle of trying to figure out whether this bug is apart of the Cinnamon desktop or is a problem with the Lollypop package. I sent a ...
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Apps and OS start takes too long

Sorry if this is a duplicated question. I can't figure it out the answers of this kind of questions. I'm new to Linux. OS: Ubuntu 16.04 RAM: 11.7 PROCESSOR: Intel i7 4790k GRAPHICS: R7 260X (using ...
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Cannot interrupt mpg123 when using an audio output buffer (--buffer)

Background I am streaming Internet radio using mpg123 on PocketC.H.I.P. This is the command I use: sudo mpg123-alsa \ --aggressive --realtime \ -a hw:1,0 \ -v \ --no-icy-meta \ --preload 0....
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Firewalld rule to allow Java to connect with other servers in a network

A web application running Java on a CentOS 7 server in a private network needs to use Java to make connections with other servers in the same network. Java may automatically choose random ports when ...