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Questions tagged [fedora]

Fedora is a Linux distribution with a fast release cycle, maintained by a community and sponsored by Red Hat.

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Fedora 29: Failed to synchronize cache for repo 'fedora-modular'

I upgraded Fedora 27 to 28, worked with it a bit (did not run dnf update) and then upgraded to 29. This morning I tried sudo dnf -v update and I got sudo dnf -v update ...
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How to install Nitrux OS using znx?

I want to check out Nitrux which you can deploy using znx (how to here). znx does not seem to open correctly in Fedora, which is why I would like to deploy it using the terminal. The how-to says that ...
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Cannot select OS options on dual boot machine [on hold]

When I boot up my laptop I get the Minimal BASH like line editing is supported. For the first word, TAB lists possible command completions. anywhere else TAB lists possible device or file ...
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Fedora spin switch

I have installed Fedora 28 offitial release. I've installed xfce and removed GNOME. Than I've set lightdm as desktop login manager. But when I've upgraded to 29 GNOME was back and the login manager ...
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How to ingore rpmfusion source repos when downloading source package

I have few rpm repos in my Fedora installation and I've want to download source package and got error that synchronization of rpmfusion-free-updates-source and rpmfusion-nonfree-updates-source failed. ...
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Several Linux distros freeze [closed]

I tried to move from Windows to Linux but at the time of installation it always freezes when you enter the login password, while the mousepad is disabled, I have tried it with Mint, Ubuntu and Deepin ...
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SELinux Interfering With sss_cache

System: HP Pavilion Power Laptop 15-cb0xx Intel i7-7700HQ w/ integrated graphics enabled (can't be turned off in bios) Fedora 28 NVIDIA GTX 1050 (mobile) I used the dnfdragora GUI to update about ...
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How can I switch users in GNOME?

I'm using Fedora 29 desktop and GNOME 3.30. When we had a Mac, my wife and I could share the same computer by just simply "switching users". It would leave the previous user still logged in. ...
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Atomic Fedora failed to parse kernel config

i try to setup kubernetes cluster on atomic fedora. I tried atomic fedora 27, 28 and 29 but I am facing same error on every release. Running kubeadm init ends with following error: failed to parse ...
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Fedora 11, system halted [closed]

I am using fedora 11. It is not connecting to internet as well as not detecting my pendrive, Mobile device. At booting time it shows ACPI:Unable to load system description At shutdown System halted ...
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How to diagnose a slow network on Fedora 28?

Experiencing very slow network throughput on my linux Fedora 28 box. Barely getting over 4 MB/s down (~39 Mbps) using speedtest-cli, I can sometimes get near 8 MB/s down using wget to download test ...
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What may cause the screen to turns off after few minutes without option to turn it on again

I've just installed Fedora 29 XFce on Dell laptop (Inspiron 15) and it turn off after few minutes, moving a mouse o pressing any key don't turn it on. To turn it on I've needed to hold down power ...
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Understanding the gcc library search path

I look at ld.so.conf, it reads: include ld.so.conf.d/*.conf OK, so I go to the include and see these files: bind99-x86_64.conf kernel-4.16.11-100.fc26.x86_64.conf kernel-4.11.8-300....
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Reverse dependencies to determining the Cause of DNF conflicting packages

I recently tried to update some packages on my (fedora 27, x64) machine, which dnf complains is in conflict. However, I cannot figure out how to get dnf to tell me the cause of the conflict.This ...
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Install a source RPM from Fedora's rpms

I found a great package on Fedora Package Sources. It is hosted as source codes. The specific package is Syncthing, whose official website provides an rpm binary download. But I would like the ...
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pkg-config infinite loop?

I've got an issue preventing me from compiling a program, but it seems more like a *nix issue, so I'll post it here. A program on my laptop (running Fedora 28 x86_64, 4.19.2 kernel) named "pkg-config"...
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dnf short command disappear in dnf4

After dnf 2.6.2, there're short command abbreviation available. But in recent updates such short commands disappeared (I'm not sure which update, but ever since I upgraded to Fedora 29, those short ...
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How to redirect display from docker to my fedora 28 machine

I was provided a docker container which I successfully deploy in my mahcine. However, when I tried to open eclipse inside the container I cannot find a way to redirect the screen to my fedora 28. ...
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What does Fedora Workstation 29 use as the default I/O scheduler?

If it depends on the exact type of block device, then what is the default I/O scheduler for each type of device? Background information Fedora 29 includes a Linux kernel from the 4.19 series. (...
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How to change encryption for SSHD in Fedora Server 29?

CRYPTO_POLICY field is empty and I do not know where to start. I only read about LEGACY, DEFAULT and FUTURE options (what is not clear for me absolutely how it is relates to SSHD). # Ciphers and ...
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Safely uninstalling GNOME desktop environment on Fedora 29

This question is similar to What is secure to remove from GNOME Desktop => GNOME (but not a duplicate). I want to remove the GNOME desktop environment. Running the proposed command in this ...
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Can't install Fedora 29 on Thinkpad W550s due to GPT

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad W550s that already has Windows 7 on it. I would like to install Fedora 29 Workstation alongside Windows 7, but I have run into some problems. The hard drive was formatted ...
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virtualisation performance KVM and Boxes on linux host [closed]

I set up a machine with AMD Threadripper 2950 , motherboard GIGABYTE Aorus xtreme and WX7100 GPU. I'm running Fedora 29 at the moment ( tested ubuntu 18.04 and Tumbleweed as well). The machine ...
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Fedora 29 KDE edition stuck in login loop on fresh install

Recently moved from Linux Mint 18.3 Cinnamon edition to Fedora 29 KDE edition keeping the home partition. Problem was that I couldn't progress past the login screen, I was stuck in a login loop.
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Fedora 29 VirtualBox Installation Malfunction

The only Fedora 29 specific instructions that I found are at this link: https://www.if-not-true-then-false.com/2010/install-virtualbox-guest-additions-on-fedora-centos-red-hat-rhel/ Since that link ...
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Unable to read contents of Fedora file system

I have been running Fedora (32 bit) on a USB stick, plugged into my laptop, since version 25. This has been an attempted learning process. Currently at version 28 it now refuses to boot into the ...
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nautilus: open-with but don't change default

In recent versions of Gnome (Gnome 3.30 on Fedora 29, if it matters), it seems that when using right-click "Open With Other Application" from Nautilus, the option in the Select Application dialog to ...
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Linux install fails, both Ubuntu 18.04 and Fedora 29

I have Windows 10 and i wanted to install Ubuntu 18.04, preferably on the same drive as Windows, or if need be in another drive. I tried first to make the LiveUSB with Unetbootin which failed twice; ...
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What do they mean about “installing in VNC instead of text mode”?

I have tried several times to install Red Hat 7.5 as a guest OS on a bare metal system through virt install, setting up name disk memory vcpu etc, for graphical user interface none. all fine so far ...
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Systemctl httpd.service file changed on disk

When start httpd with systemctl, I get the error: Warning: The unit file, source configuration file or drop-ins of httpd.service changed on disk. Run 'systemctl daemon-reload' to reload units. I run ...
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UFW not opening ports on Fedora

I'm using UFW on Fedora Server 28 and when I allow port 80 and make sure that apache is running, no server pops up in my browser. I'm doing this via ssh, so I know the device is connected. Using nmap ...
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unable to locate package error on fedora

It is found that compat-libicu57 library has been removed from fedora 29 fresh installation. I have a program which depends on this package. How can I install compat-libicu57 package using any package ...
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Boot freezes just after loading graphics on Ubuntu 18.10 and Fedora 29

Both distros use Gnome, both fail at exactly the same moment in boot process. Background changes, mouse icon is shown and then everything freezes. Both distros work when running from live-usb. ...
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How to setup samba conf file for read only group and read/write for a certain user in a share

I need to create a share in Linux (Fedora) and one group must have only read rights and one certain user can read/write. The rest has no access. this is part of my configuration file. How can I set ...
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watchdog to start my process with credentials

I have a server that requires certain credentials to boot up. Currently, the server reads a key-value pair file for these credentials. I'm looking for some component which can actually avoid the usage ...
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how to boot from external hard disk with ubuntu installed? [closed]

i've made a bootable ubuntu 17.10 USB in order to install it on my external HDD, the installation had been completed successfully and i got the ubuntu system in my external HDD, the issue is that i ...
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How to enable cookies for specific site in Firefox using command line?

I have application embedded in Firefox and it is installed on Linux(Fedora) machine. We have disabled cookies and other user controls (Right click, menu access etc.) Now there is one site which ...
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Net-SNMP Fedora 29 Problem

So I'm currently studying about SNMP , and wanted to set it on fedora server but problem appears right on the start : When I type : snmpwalk -v2c -c public localhost system (Have not configured ...
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How do I create Free Extents, so I can replace a physical drive in this lvm Volume Group?

I have a Fedora Linux 28 system with 4 physical drives all in one LVM Volume Group. This system's motherboard only has 4 SATA slots. My goal is to remove the /dev/sdd physical drive from the Volume ...
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How to use DNF to find out package versions available in a different release of Fedora?

Is it possible to use dnf (or another utility) to search repositories of different releases of Fedora? For instance to search my current release for all versions of a package I can do dnf --...
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why is yum's tab completion slow while apt-get's tab completion is fast?

Why is yum's tab completion slow while apt-get's tab completion is fast? I'm not sure but I believe that this may have to do with the fact that for autocomplete yum looks over the internet and apt-get ...
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Create a RPM repo and hosted in a cloud service? [closed]

I want to know how can I create my own Fedora repository and if the packages can be hosted in a Cloud service like Dropbox or Google Drive?.
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Upgrading to Fedora 29 from 28 resulted into inaccessible SSH and other TLS dependent services

After running standard distro upgrade command for Fedora Server: dnf system-upgrade download --releasever=29 && dnf system-upgrade reboot and rebooting back to the server I could not connect ...
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Runing GitKraken on Fedora 29 gives an error: libcrypto.so.1.0.0 cannot open shared object file

I followed this article to be able to run Gitkraken on my Fedora: https://blog.scottlowe.org/2018/05/01/installing-gitkraken-on-fedora-27/ However when I run /opt/gitkraken/gitkraken I get this ...
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Install packege from source [closed]

I'm installing RRDtool on fedora 29 . I've installed only 2-3 times without dnf and I'm not sure I have done it correctly. So the question (not only about this package but at all) : where to download ...
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Super J and Super K remapping under Fedora for MATE behaviour

In MATE, when one calls 'Move between windows, using a popup window', it is possible to cycle using the Left and Right arrow keys while keeping the Super key pressed. Is it possible to re-map these ...
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Unable to Login to Wok on Fedora Server 27 - Python and PAM

I just setup WOK and can't login via my root uname/pwd. I found a ticket on Github with a "solution" but I have no idea how to implement it. Does anybody have an idea how to translate this into ...
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How to flush all the DHCP leases with virsh. So all not just one with net-update default delete ip-dhcp-host

OS: Fedora 28 KVM So I am trying to delete all the dhcp leases with virsh, so all of them at once not one by one or any one in particular. I know that you can use net-update default delete ip-dhcp-...
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ext4 partition is broken during resizing with gparted

I installed Fedora 28. But I resized the partition that contained Fedora (/dev/sda7) wrongly using GParted and now I can't boot my system. (Note the partition format is ext4)
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Send an email when an incorrect password is entered

On the Debian workstations at work that I administrate I get an email whenever somebody tries to call sudo with the exact command that they have tried, the machine and their username. This is really ...