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    I Can't Figure out how to open and play this linux file

    I have this game I downloaded from itch.io, and it is the linux version, but for the life of me I cannot figure out how to play it on my computer. I am on chromebook, and what I have is Linux(Beta). The file is too large to attach onto this, but the name of the file is...
  2. bec2

    Discord links no longer work after upgrading to Fedora 34 [SOLVED]

    Ever since I upgraded to 34, I have been unable to open any links I click on in the Discord desktop application. I'm installing it completely normally from the tar.gz on their website (the only available official method other than repackaging the deb). I'm using the default GNOME 40 and Wayland...
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    which packages support virtual terminals?

    planning to buy a laptop. i want to learn compiling my own linix. i found "linux from scratch" useful and beaitiful. however, how do i know whether my package supports using at same time in virtual terminals (i mean alt+f1, alt+f2). for example: i dont want to miss my emails. any sugestions...
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    SIOCADDRT Operation not permitted

    I'm a newbie with linux and I have a problem I don't know how to resolve... I'm using kali linux and I needed to add the routing table to my device with this command: ```sudo ifconfig wlan0mon up 192.168.1.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 route add -net 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 gw...
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    Dual Boot (Ubuntu and Win 10) Mounting Drive Problems

    Hi, having some problems with switching to Linux. I have my Win 10 local disk on /dev/sdd and Ubuntu Linux on /dev/sda. I would like to access my windows local disk files within Linux but when I try to mount /dev/sdd to /mnt with: "sudo mount /dev/sdd /mnt" I get: "mount: /mnt: wrong fs type...
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    (Solved) - Elementary OS Installation Issues

    I just downloaded elementary OS a few hours ago. Managed to fix them thanks to a 54 year old gentleman from my previous thread. But now i have a new issue. I watched a video on YouTube from average linux user. In that he details 15 things you can do to make the OS better. But i dont know how to...
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    Is is posible to tripple boot linux with Windows 10?

    So, what I want to do is have Mint, Ubuntu, and Windows 10 on the same laptop. I have already double booted another laptop with mint and windows 10. So what I'm wondering, is that if it will give me the menu of Windows 10 or Mint like on my other computer but it also has Ubuntu on the menu. If...
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    How To Reset Password On Asus Running Linux Debian 10?

    How can i reset password on Debian 10 acer. I bought it on ebay dirt cheap but it had a password
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    [SOLVED] Audio problems on Pop! OS.

    New to linux here, switched to Ubuntu then Mint and stuck on Pop! OS because it has all the video drivers pre installed and has some good performance. However, Sometimes the audio gets like 50% quieter and the only solution is to restart the laptop which is a bit annoying to do after a couple of...
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    Better linux distro for an EBOX 3350MX

    Hi, hope this is the right section. As stated in the title: I have an old EBOX: DMP - eBox 3350MX-AP x86 Compact PC with Auto Power On (robot-domestici.it) It features an i586 processor and I have some problems putting it to work: I currently use Ubuntu 10.04 in the system but I would prefer...
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    New to Linux

    Hello. I have never tried to use Linux before. But I thought I’d try it on an old laptop I have. I have looked and can not find how to download and which version I would need. I am hoping for some help. Here is some information about the laptop Dell Latitude 2129 Windows 10 Pro Intel(R)...
  12. Frank_Enshtein

    What distro the best ?

    My laptop preferences: 16.GB Ram DDR4, 256 SSD NVM2, Intel UHD 620, i5 8250U I used Debian,Ubuntu,Elementary,Solus,Fedora,Centos,OpenSuse,Parrot OS,Kali Linux and the like ... Please help me what linux distro i can use with desktop environment mate or kde for linux administration and for...
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    How do you install Linux on a DVD player?

    I have an old Panasonic DMR-XW300 DVD player and wanted to know how to install Linux on it and what Linux is best. And if it helps I have a hitachi deskstar in it with no adaptor to plug it into anything. Thanks!
  14. 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...
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    Help installing Linux on an old ASUS E200H (possible/reliable?)

    Hi, I have an old ASUS E200H which originally came with Windows 10. It worked for about a year and then it could not be updated due to limited disk space (32Gb). I tried to put Linux Mint on it (I think version 18), but it did not operate correctly and had serious issues. However I'm not sure...
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    Grub Rescue

    I did "dual boot" with the "Windows 7" and "Ubuntu Linux" systems and then my family member entered Windows 7 and deleted the partition on the disk where Windows 7 was installed ..... then yesterday I turned on the PC and appeared "No such partition Grub Rescue> " I investigated in several...
  17. K

    Help!

    Hello everyone, I am thinking of installing linux on my computer. Do you think my computer is suitable for this? Windows 7 nihai 64 bit SP 1 Intel core i3-2328M CPU @ 2.20GHz, 4,0GB RAM, Intel HD Graphics 3000
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    [SOLVED]Help correcting gimp font size

    I'm using X1C gen 7 4k, xfce, lightdm, uefi & grub install Arch wiki wrote: I've done all the above to no avail, nothing changed. I'm not sure where to go from here. What I did exactly was: I changed the settings in preferences and made the icon size huge. Then I made a new directory. mkdir...
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    Debian 10 "buster" 10.6 doesnt boot after the grub

    Hello, i am new on the forum (but know some informatic already) and i have a the problem that i cant boot on to my debian 10 "buster" 10.6, after i install it, i have a dual boot w10 and the debian on separated drives, and i couldn't get it to work the w10 and the debian on the grub, them i try...
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    UNSOLVED: VirtualBox Guest Additions Not Working on elementaryOS -please help

    I cannot get VirtualBox Guest Additions to work on my elementary OS in my VirtualBox program. I have tried just about all walkthroughs and tutorials online and they have become circular in their reasoning and keep leading me to dead ends insisting things should work when they do not. This was...
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