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Two users with the same 'home' folder but different '.profiles'

I would like to have at least two users signing in the same home folder, so them need to have full access to this folder, but with different 'profile' behavior. host-foo: user1 : /home/foo-folder -&...
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Can multiple users issue commands simultaneously using tmate with separate cursors in the same session?

I've just installed tmate and tmate-slave on a VM and am wondering if when more than one user is part of the session, can tmate allow both users to work in synchronous mode, meaning each has their own ...
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How to set up networking on a per-user basis?

I would like to set up access to corporate VPN for just my user account on my computer; not for the other accounts and certainly not for the guest user. To achieve this, I presume, I need to ...
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Tracking user CPU hours

I am looking to work out which users on our system are using the most CPU resources. to check this? So I would like to find out: CPU-hours this month, (and % of total) CPU hours this week, (and % of ...
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Limit a process or users physical memory share

I have a system running many processes on behalf of other users. Virtual memory space with 64bit operating systems is less of a concern, but my users will still often use up all the physical memory ...
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lxqt desktop works but doesn't start from terminal in multi-user mode with startlxqt command

I have Debian Stretch. I installed lxqt Desktop Environment and successfully accessed a graphical desktop. Then I decided to enter it from a non graphical level by using a command $ startlxqt. So I ...
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Is there a generic DBUS subscription service

I am looking for "something" that runs scripts/programs in my user context as a reaction to signals seen on the system(!) DBus. I'd imagine the best solution looking and working a lot like cron: ...
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How to check user and group of files/folder created my makedevs

We have beaglebone black based custom board. We have cross compiled rfs in our build system, We started adding user for custom applications, As part of that we started updating file permissions, ...
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Is there a recommended way to access files owned by a non-user UID?

Suppose a multiboot computer on which two GNU/Linux distributions are installed, each with its own user(s). Say those users don't share the same UID over the two systems. Now one needs to access the ...
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Giving access to user-installed python distribution to another linux user

(I'm not sure exactly what SE site my question belongs, I hesitated between stackoverflow, serverfault and superuser. Feel free to give suggestions about this in the comments.) Here is my problem: I ...