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  1. SuperAdventureHunter

    Process Restriction in Debian

    Hi! I'm wondering how to restrict processes via command line in Debian, hence the title and subject. Though unconventional, I'm creating a script(s) for security purposes so any suggestions would be helpful. I'm looking to suspend, if not terminate any non-critical processes minus the terminal...
  2. Q

    Virtual Box Guest Additions not installing on Debian.

    Hey, Recently I was setting up a new Debian VM, and I pressed "insert guest additions CD image" and the CD showed up in Debian (the VM). I pressed the "Run Software" button and it would come up with a message saying something along the lines of software can't run. I went to check what message it...
  3. J

    Linux debian change the config??

    Hello I am supposed to change my internet config in Debian and open the file / etc / network / interfaces. However, this cannot be opened in itself, so I went to the path / etc / network and tried to open interfaces with an editor. It didn't work either. Now I am overwhelmed and need your help...
  4. SuperAdventureHunter

    Spontanious Networking Problem [CLOSED]

    Once again I have been bested by GNU/Linux. Well, all of a sudden Ethernet broke. I hadn't configured wireless yet (my current networking card uses proprietary drivers; different problem for a different time), so on my Debian installation I don't have internet. I know this isn't a hardware...
  5. SuperAdventureHunter

    What can and can't Linux Respin Do?

    Hello Linux enthusiasts! Recently I stumbled upon a tool that would let you back up an existing Linux Installation from either Debian or Ubuntu. It is also a fork of remastersys, which has now been deprecated. I thought to myself that I'd love to casually create my own distribution for fun...
  6. D

    How to use the Customise the Keys in Feren OS Cupertino Layout?

    Just trying Feren OS latest snapshot (January 2021) from my live USB drive. I have been mostly a Mint Cinnamon user and having a few issues around the KDE plasma desktop. The particular questions are How to use the super key in my keyboard in Feren? Typically, when I press the super key, I...
  7. D

    Deepin 20.1 update manager saying Dependency error cannot connect to the...

    Hi im pretty new to Deepin OS and i was using it with no issues until now, when i went to reboot the PC i got stopped because unattended-upgrade-shutdown was running or something, and it said stop updates or finish before restarting, so i went to the update manager and clicked it, it came up as...
  8. F

    Debian fails to boot fresh install Nvidea GPU

    Howsit. I did a fresh install of Debian 2 days ago in duel boot with Windows on a new PC. The problem is that when I boot to debian, I get a black screen with a blinking cursor The system is an AMD Ryzen9 with Nvidea RTX2060 Steps I've taken include: 1) Attempting to install the appropriate...
  9. digitard

    We have problems

    https://news.softpedia.com/news/debian-linux-was-the-most-vulnerable-operating-system-in-the-last-20-years-529387.shtml https://www.techradar.com/news/windows-10-isnt-the-most-vulnerable-operating-system-its-actually-linux How someone could choose the most vulnerable operating system for...
  10. digitard

    How do I update graphics driver in Debian?

    I give: $ lspci -nn | grep VGA And it returns: 00:01.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Stoney [Radeon R2/R3/R4/R5 Graphics] [1002:98e4] (rev d4) What is the proper driver and how do I install it? Thank you
  11. D

    [GTK-3.0]How to view the commands, the GTK-based Application is executing?

    Hello, Im currently using: xUbuntu_20.04 and I request you to guide me on: How to view the commands, the 'xfdesktop-settings' is executing behind-the-scenes, to select and edit(stretch, crop, zoom, ...), and set the wallpaper/background at the Desktop, so that i can manually set the background...
  12. SwiftDragon

    Help with running a .sh file please

    I have been trying to launch RHRE3 (Rhythm Heaven Remix Editor) using the ./run_linux.sh command. I should probably mention a few things: - I am a brand new user of Linux (I just installed it yesterday, so yeah) -I am using the chromebook version, which I believe is a version of debian...
  13. A

    XRDP Closes on user but connects fine on root

    Hi I have been trying to connect to my Debian VM via RDP to XRDP but as soon it connects with the Xorg login box and I try and sign in it closes, I assume I need to be part of some XRDP group or something Any help most appreciated Thanks AD
  14. C

    Errors when attempting to unpack python-pkg-resources_44.1.1-1_all.deb

    I am running a kai linux 2020.1 64 bit VM. when I run sudo apt upgrade I get the following errors: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages have been kept back: php-common...
  15. S

    Installing Debian on a Lenovo k3011w ideatab. No dock keyboard, no touch support.

    Hello everyone. I think this might be quite simple but I googled for hours to solve it and couldn't find anything useful. I'm trying to install Debian on a Lenovo k3011w ideatab. I have made a live USB using the image "debian-live-10.4.0-i386-gnome". I have been able to boot to the installation...
  16. G

    Disable Selinux Temporarily

    I want to dislabe SeLinux but this will be temporary where after reboot it should be enabled.
  17. G

    Check Java version from Command Line

    I have a Java installation and I have only access via bash. How can I check the Java version from command line.
  18. X

    Debian 10 disk hot swap problem?

    Hi there, i usually build NAS on Debian releases, using consumer level hardware which natively doesn't support Sata hot swap. This have never really been an issue since it's possibile to safely detach a disk (unmounted of course) using for example: echo 1>/sys/block/sdb/device/delete And then...
  19. Aaron Speedy

    Button for Getting New Wallpapers Plugins not Appearing on Configure Desktop on KDE Plasma

    I know this might be a dumb Question,but I saw lots of other people have a get new Addon/Plugin button on Configure Desktop.A button is not appearing there for me.Why is that?
  20. K

    LibGL no matching fbConfigs, swrast

    Hi, I've been trying to install an app via Snap, and when I try to run the program, it returns this error:
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