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Mageia 8 mate, after a startup problem when the system reworks Alt F2 short cut and windows right up cross lost

After a problem on start, a soft was running and the system didn't start after the start page of Mageia 8. I fix this problem (Jackett.service). After the restart, Alt F2 short cut, to open ...
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How to easily remove old kernels with DNF under Mageia?

As installonly_limit 3 in etc/yum/yum.conf and in etc/dnf/dnf.conf didn't seem to have any effect under Mageia even by running dnf autoremove, I tried to run dnf remove $(dnf repoquery --installonly --...
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Is there a way to set each user with its own language?

I use a fresh Mageia 6 with gnome-shell and 64bit. I have two accounts (or users), is there a way to set each account with its own language for example my account is in English and the other account ...
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How do I know when I installed my distribution?

I use Mageia 5.1 64bit and I would like to know when I installed it ?
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No sound in HTML5 videos (Firefox/Chromium)

I use mageia, and I'm struggling a lot when I want to watch some videos on web in html5: the video runs fine, but the sound doesn't play. I've searched in web, and in most cases, the problem seems to ...
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How to restore accidentally deleted kdesu

Trying to create a link to kdesu with: ln -s /usr/bin/kdesu /usr/lib64/kde4/libexec/kdesu I ended up without kdesu (I might have interchanged source and destination, not sure). Which is the package ...
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Installled openSuse and now can't boot from USB or DVD

I've just installed openSuse 13.1 and, while it's great, now I want to try Mageia 4. Problem is that after installing openSuse my machine (Lenovo G560) won't boot from a USB stick or from the DVD ...
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ext4: where did my free space go?

I just upgraded my Mageia 2 64bits VM to Mageia 3, and now my virtual disk free space is almost nil, even though less than 100% of the space is used. I am not an ext4 filesystem expert but I have ...
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How to access my Mageia web server VirtualBox guest from my host system web browser?

I have installed and setup a guest Mageia 2 on VirtualBox which I plan to use as a development web server. My host is Windows 7 (64-bit) and I want to access the web sites from this host web browser. ...
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