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You can find out the package that provides a file with apt-file find. You may need to install it first with apt-get install apt-file. apt-file find libXdmcp.so.6 That will show that it is provides by the package libxdmcp6. libxdmcp6: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libXdmcp.so.6 libxdmcp6: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libXdmcp.so.6.0.0 To reinstall the package: ...


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I found the relevant code in libinput, in filter-low-dpi.c. I divided the return value of function calculate_acceleration_factor by 50.0, then compiled and installed as per the instructions. If you have similar issues, depending on your mouse model you might need to edit filter-mouse.c instead.


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In the pipeline, the script is being sourced in a separate environment. Likewise in the process substitution example. This means that variables set in the script are set in a child environment to the calling shell. Changes in a child environment can never propagate to the parent environment. You could solve this in two ways, avoiding sourcing the script in ...


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I use a program call WOEUSB. It's a Linux based gui for doing exactly what you want. Here's the Link https://github.com/slacka/WoeUSB


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sudo apt-get remove is safer. It won't remove configuration files, that you may have changed. So easier to change your mind. The only worry that I would have is that it may cause the display-manager(thing that allows you to login) to be removed. It using the old display-manager, then do an install on it (or mark it as manually installed), so that it is not ...


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What worked for me is first getting a Windows ISO with UEFI. Then when formatting the drive, make sure to use Partition Scheme GPT. This link also helped: https://onetransistor.eu/2014/09/make-bootable-windows-usb-from-ubuntu.html Good luck.


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My personal VPN wrote over my resolv.conf file and didn't return it to normal. What i did was comment the old content and add two new dns servers to the file, and it works. this is how the new file looks like: 1 # Generated by expressvpn 2 # search expressvpn 3 # nameserver 10.47.0.1 ^old content^ 4 nameserver 8.8.8.8 5 nameserver 8.8.4.4 Many thanks ...


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Search through your binary directories in /usr/ and /bin/ Or search for the binary with : $cd / $sudo find -type f -iname *binary name* and (re-)move the file, if found out of the directory.


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I had to enable #load-media-router-component-extension and #cast-media-route-provider (well, actually, I don't know if only the last one made it work or both, I've been trying different things for a while). Both flags can be found in chrome://flags.


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Where the heck did that Download Go? Use “Recent Files” to find out! Answer found here: https://itsfoss.com/tiny-features-linux-mint-cinnamon/ Like every Linux OS I’ve ever used, Mint Menu has a “Recent Files” option. This option remembers not only files you’ve created or used but also everything you’ve downloaded. A mistake I frequently make is addressing ...


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I had the same issue and solved it by disabling support for USB3 from the BIOS.  It's not ideal, since USB3 is faster than USB2, but this may help somebody.


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timeshift was eating my disk. sudo timeshift -delete--all Recovered 50Gb.


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