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Published 02 Jul, 2022
How to see which package depends on the lib?

You can use the apt-rdepends package, available from the Universe repository on Ubuntu. Install it v...

Published 02 Jul, 2022
How to install Canon LBP3010 drivers on Fedora

The following worked on Fedora 31 and Fedora 29 (both 64bit). Set ccpd daemon to start at startup Ad...

Published 30 Jun, 2022
How to chroot into a WSL installation form another WSL installation?

What's not working Let's start with summarizing what you are attempting: Take a Kali ext4 filesystem...

Published 30 Jun, 2022
How to find unsaved passwords in Firefox (if possible)

I doubt this is possible. Unless whoever manages said website has ignored security conventions, pass...

Published 29 Jun, 2022
How to make all applications respect my modified xkb layout?

Why are they not working According to the ArchWiki’s article that you mentioned: X server gets keyco...

Published 29 Jun, 2022
How to send an email alert when a linux service has stopped?

You can use the ExecStopPost setting in your service configuration, as documented in systemd.service...

Published 28 Jun, 2022
How to map user IDs on an NFS share?

With all file-based network filesystems, file permissions are enforced by the server. What ls -l say...

Published 28 Jun, 2022
How to set specific file permissions when redirecting output?

There's no way to do it while piping as far as I know, a simple script might be the best solution. i...

Published 28 Jun, 2022
How to clear the keyboard buffer?

You must indicate which type of application : terminal (POSIX syscall, curses, or stdio API), Qt, Gt...

Published 28 Jun, 2022
How to upload local file to server through Linux terminal

Sure. Use scp (secure copy) like this: scp [source file] [username]@[destination server]:. Of course...

Published 28 Jun, 2022
How To Have The 'ls' Linux Command Display Seconds In Timestamp?

In order for the ls command to display seconds in timestamp format. You need to make sure your version of ls support the --time-style option.

Published 28 Jun, 2022
How to install PHPMyAdmin on Linux EC2 instance?

I found an easy solution here. Do the following: Navigate to the apache folder cd /var/www/html Ensu...

Published 27 Jun, 2022
How to update the index of files on the system?

Those files had gone before du had the chance to explore them. They existed when du explored the dir...

Published 27 Jun, 2022
How to decompress a .bz2 file

Try the following: bzip2 -d filename.bz2 Note, that this command will not preserve original archive...

Published 27 Jun, 2022
How to use X11 forwarding with PuTTY

You need a X server on your windows workstation. A couple popular options include: vcxsrv Xming (non...