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

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Centos 7 kernel loading custom monitor EDID file does not work

I want to load a custom EDID File with the Linux Kernel. I added drm_kms_helper.edid_firmware=edid/myedid.bin to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX in /etc/defauls/grub. Then I updated the grub.cfg with grub2-...
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Login to Linux automatically without input username and password

I'm working with Linux (Fedora), I'm using this system without a GUI, I've disabled it. In the system there is one user (** tarik **), I would like to log in automatically without typing username and ...
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rtl8821ce driver issues on fedora 36 (5.19.11-200.fc36.x86_64)

recently I had errors with my wifi drivers (Realtek RTL8821CE) and I tried this drivers but when i tried to install them this showed up: sudo ./dkms-install.sh [sudo] password for : About to run dkms ...
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How can a linux user use and access file server without needing root access [closed]

There isn't any problem but i have just not been able to find how to do it. The question is: How can a linux user use and access file server without needing root access Linux users login as root. They ...
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Fedora 36 login screen no icons and no cusrsor

Login screen icons are not visible anymore and the cursor is a transparent white box. This happens only when in the GDM login screen. Icons and cursor works fine when inside Gnome DE. Tried ...
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How can I reinstall mysql/mysqld on Fedora?

I'm experiencing some issues where the mysqld won't start, so I'd like to purge or (at least) reinstall its files in order to replace the current configuration files with the stock ones so that it ...
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Fedora 36 fails to suspend

Ever since I upgraded, my Fedora 36 fails to suspend, no matter what approach I take (systemctl suspend, the suspend button, closed lid). The system is up to date and I don't receive any kind of ...
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Fedora boot menu doesn't show itself entry fix

I am trying to customize grub but when i update it i get only windows and bios settings, but in the loading screen i normally see fedora, fedora older kernel and fedora rescue options Also in the ...
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How to fix clipboard problem in Amazon Linux 2 (CentOS)?

I have an AWS workstation with Linux on it and the "system" clipboard is not working so I cannot copy-paste text (ctrl+c/v etc.) between the applications running inside this workstation. I ...
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Accidentally deleted yum.repos.d/ directory in my Amazon Linux AMI 2018.03 machine

By mistake i deleted yum.repos.d/ folder and all .repo files inside this folder using sudo rm -rf yum.repos.d/ so now i am not able to install anything and also not able to update. After deleted once ...
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Fedora, terminal not recognizing command even though path variables are set up

I have set up path variables for the location of something called saw in a folder inside documents. When I put echo $PATH it shows the right path. I've exported it and put it in the bashrc file. Path ...
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Distorted rendering for electron based flatpak apps when they have access to dri

When running Spotify or Slack via flatpak on Fedora 36 with XFCE I get the distortion like this: When I disable access to dri however both work fine and I see no distortion. I disabled dri using ...
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Runnig python window app on linux (Fedora) without gdm

I have a small project, the project is running python (windows application) as below.On linux Fedora without using gdm,Gdm must be disabled. Any Idea please? What library I have to download ? # ...
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How to manually regenerate the rescue kernel from the running/installed kernel in Fedora in 2022?

On the Internet I've only found this: /etc/kernel/postinst.d/51-dracut-rescue-postinst.sh $(uname -r) /boot/vmlinuz-$(uname -r) but it doesn't work in Fedora 36 and soon to be released version 37, ...
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Define permanent static ip at fedora server 36 without nmcli command

Working with VirtualBox 6.1.38 and Fedora Server 36 as the guest, about to define a static ip address, I am reading many tutorials about how to do this, the nmcli command is involved. Something ...
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Why does adding a counter queue to my Netfilter chain break my VM?

I'm configuring Netfilter Tables to queue packets to and from the userspace, and the table configuration I have so far looks like: table inet filter { # protocols to allow set ...
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Command to know the VirtualBox Guest Additions version installed at Ubuntu and Fedora

Having VirtualBox 6.1.38 and some Virtual Machines based on Ubuntu and Fedora, is possible install in peace VirtualBox Guest Additions, it for GUI and Server environments. Question Through a command, ...
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Remove GUI from fedora 36

I would like to remove GUI from Fedora 36,Because I will use only terminal ,and I do not need GUI.Is there any way to do that using terminal. Then I will make my own desktop using python. Thanks.
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Fix pkcon error cannot found file

My disk is full and I found that PackageKit uses more than 12GB in cache folder. So I found that I can delete the cached files. I used the following command [unix@localhost ~]$ sudo pkcon -c 8000000 ...
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Fedora Linux ISO less than 1GB?

I'm Developing a deployment tool for deploying apps to fedora. When I went to the fedora website to download, I saw the image was around 2GB. Is there any fedora respins which are less than 1GB?
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Linux/Fedora/Gnome disable "Press or click a key to unlock" for fast fingerprint login

I'm running Fedora 36 with GNOME DE and I'm trying to disable the need to press a key on the lock screen, so that I can just press Power/Fingerprint button and the laptop unlocks. I've already tried ...
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Skip specific package version using dnf

I know how to install a specific version or how to exclude a package from transactions, but I want to mark a specific version of package to be skipped. Is that possible? Background: gdk-pixbuf2-2.42.9 ...
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Coq-ide on Fedora Scientific, no icons

I installed coq using snap install coq-prover on Fedora scientific ,it looks like this when I run command coqide ]1 I can't see icons I've read that is an issue of not having installed gnome-icon-...
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When executing BSPWM I get logged out

I followed this tutorial but when I try exec bspwm fedora simply logs me out... I am not sure what its going on.
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Connecting to a MediaTek smartwatch

I am trying to connect into a chinese "Garrett GT13" smartwatch. It is a MediaTek-powered smartwatch, with the processor being MT2502. My distro is Fedora 36, the Linux kernel version being ...
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Cannot boot into windows after installing Fedora

I had a PC with a Windows and Ubuntu dual boot. Same disk with 2 paritions of 500GB each. I decided to install Fedora instead of Ubuntu. So I downloaded project Nobara and installed it. During the ...
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Fedora: unrar creates huge binary files after extracting rar5 files

I'm running Fedora 35 and I'd need to extract a rar archive which contains log files (text). When using unrar, as a result a huge list of binary files are created: -rw-rw-r--. 1 francesco francesco ...
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Sddm theme works in test mode but not when logging in

I'm running Fedora 36 on both my laptop (specs: ryzen 5900hs and rtx 3060) and my desktop (specs: ryzen 6 3600 and rtx 2070S). I installed and enabled sddm, and applied this theme. Same process and ...
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Search [not install] without syncthing on Fedora

I would want to know if it is possible to search packages in Fedora (using dnf) without it having to sync anything previously. I've read Fedora wiki about rpm, but I don't think I understand properly ...
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Booting on Firewire (IEEE1394) broken in Fedora

Something prevents booting on Firewire (IEEE1394) in Fedora 36 (kernel 5.19.6-200.fc36.x86_64). Fedora hangs for long here: The final output of the Dracut Emergency Shell: I have the log /run/...
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nfs, systemd and automount (ultimate issue involves restarting mounts in containers w podman)

Fedora linux 36 I have mounts of the following form in /etc/fstab: 192.168.1.101:/volume1/video /mnt/synology_video nfs rsize=8192,wsize=8192,intr,comment=systemd.automount 0 0 192.168.1.101:/volume1/...
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'dnf list' shows Wine packages that can't be removed

I'm currently trying to uninstall Wine from my Fedora system using dnf, and while I seem to have been mostly successful, I'm still noticing a few packages that I can't seem to remove. Running dnf list ...
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Linux KDE Plasma wayland enable touch mode in a script

I have a 2 in 1 laptop (Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5) and KDE Plasma touch mode does not activate automatically. My laptop uses F23-F22 keys to change into tablet and laptop mode repsectively,these keys are ...
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IP PORT-FORWARDING to a HOST fails when requests originate from that HOST (but succeeds from everywhere else) ... (Fedora-36)

I'm unsure if this is where to post this (as opposed to onto the Network Exchange), but since it involves Linux and networking is universal, so I'll post it. I have two Linux computers running Fedora-...
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Fedora 36 freezes intermittently

I've recently moved to Fedora workstation 36 (from Fedora 32) and I'm having intermittent freezes that are annoying. For instance, if I open a Nautilus window, and drag it, it will stop moving a few ...
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Fedora Linux ath10k firmware problem. Fresh install

I Just installed fedora and on reboot there was this error on the Problem Reporting app, that (as it turns out it cant't be reported????) saying something about ath10k firmware. Edit: It happens again ...
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How do I use Cuda toolkit nvcc 11.7.1 on Fedora 36?

As of Sept 2022, Nvidia still has not officially supported cuda toolkit on Fedora 36. The particular part missing is support for gcc12, which Fedora 36 defaults to. One solution to use nvcc on fedora ...
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xorg-x11-drv-intel causes system failure

I am using Fedora 36 with Gnome 42. Sometimes when I start my laptop, the application Problem Reports reports "Oops, there seems to be a problem in a component...". When I open it, the xorg-...
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Firefox Developer Edition opens as separate item on dash

I installed Firefox Developer Edition as per this guide (except I did sudo chmod +X firefox-developer-edition.desktop as well). I can find Firefox with the correct icon in my Applications menu, but ...
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dnf - verbose output (where are files installed?)

The problem I have with package managers is that they don't tell where they install all the files. For example when I install the package fzf with apt files get stored in different locations as when I ...
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Yum update crashes

I am trying to run yum update on my Amazon-Linux-2 Workspace. It crashes with the following output ❯ sudo yum update Loaded plugins: amzn_workspaces_filter_updates, halt_os_update_check, priorities, ...
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Is it safe remove a systemd service without stopping it first?

Say, I want to completely get rid of a certain systemd service (e.g. NetworkManager): sudo systemctl stop NetworkManager sudo dnf remove NetworkManager Is the first line (with stop) necessary? Or can ...
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Chrome context menus do not render properly on primary screen when two screens are connected

I have a laptop with 4k display (3840x2400), and an external monitor with lower resolution (2560x1440). When I have the 2nd screen attached, chrome renders the context menus incorrectly, but only on ...
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RPM package contents in Fedora running under WSL2

I'm confused. I have a Fedora 36 "machine" running under WSL2 on windows box. And either there's some heavy magic that I don't know of going on or I simply don't understand something. Let's ...
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Can no longer boot into windows after installing fedora

I finally decided I would dual boot my windows 11 machine with Linux. I shrunk my windows partition, installed fedora, and it is working great. The problem is that I cannot get back to windows as it ...
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How to regain lost windows boot loader?

I reinstalled Fedora on my PC. When it launched, I noticed it doesn't have a windows 10 entry in grub. Now, after a bit of research, I believe I had deleted my windows boot loader (partition) because ...
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Random squeekboard crashes on Fedora every time I log in

I have an HP notebook running a multiboot of several OSes. I am running Fedora release 36 (Thirty Six) but I get this annoying crash: It is possible that this bug was noticed in newer Fedora versions ...
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fedora 36 on virtualbox vm root partition size in df is wrong

I installed Fedora "minimal install" from the Fedora 36 server edition ISO, as a guest, onto Virtualbox 6.1 running on Windows 11 host. When I created the VM, I gave it 2 gb ram and 32 gb ...
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unable to install Fedora 36 guest onto Virtualbox 6.1 with Windows 11 Host

I'm using Virtualbox 6.1 on Windows 11 host. I'm trying to Install Fedora 36 Workstation edition, which makes GUI installation mandatory. The bootable anaconda UI installer lags a lot, and also does ...
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Configure first day of the week without changing language/locale in Xfce (fedora)

my question is related to this one. Is there an easy way to change the first day of the week in XFCE calendar (xfce4-datetime-plugin) WITHOUT changing the language? I want to keep my language setting ...
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