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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Wired connection disconnecting automatically

    I'm confused. That link is for wifi. This thread is for wired ethernet. Please explain the reason those are related?

    I assume the system is wall powered and all battery saving is disabled. ...
  2. Re: Can't mount two usb drives simultaneously

    A few thoughts. May not be helpful at all.


    HDDs wear out. A 6 yr old USB HDD is on borrowed time. Please ensure you have excellent backups.
    are you certain that it doesn't matter which port...
  3. [lubuntu] Re: Ethernet randomly stops receiving anything.

    excellent troubleshooting. You've done good isolation. Along the way, I had ideas for problem, then your next step would isolated that away. We assume there is a single issue, when there could be 2...
  4. Re: Can't mount two usb drives simultaneously

    Please post the exact mount command being used.

    What do the system logs show when each is connected? I'd use dmesg -w to see that.

    If you don't have Windows, why use NTFS?
  5. [SOLVED] Re: Suitable ssh client with session manager, port forwarding, ssh tunneling for lubu

    ~/.ssh.config is incorrect. Should be ~/.ssh/config
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    [ubuntu] Re: Handrake Resolution or Display settings

    I find handbrake makes smaller video files, faster than my ffmpeg scripts. It also makes dealing with multiple audio, SRT, SUB tracks easier. I'm fairly certain, ffmpeg can do everything that...
  7. Re: Can't mount two usb drives simultaneously

    That the partition that won't open used on Windows? Could Windows have left the file system open? I think that's been the Windows default unless you disable it since Win8. If so, reconnect it to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: (De-)Activate Proxy from Command Line

    I don't have the details in front of me, but I'd use the settings of the ~/.ssh/config file. Setup a different connection name for when you want the proxy.

    host ubudesk.lan
    user thefu
    ...
  9. [SOLVED] Re: Suitable ssh client with session manager, port forwarding, ssh tunneling for lubu

    ssh-keys or ssh-certs should be used, never passwords. Look for ssh-keygen and ssh-copy-id in these forums.


    Not exactly. They keep sessions even if your connection drops. Reconnect from...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Any good substitute for Cheese?

    mp4, webm, mkv, avi are just "containers". Some are restrictive about the things they can hold i.e. the video, audio, and other tracks.

    MKV is the most generic of the containers. Any...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: when try to open desktop folder: /home/asus/Desktop does not exist

    Is this a trick question?
    Put it back.

    Lacking that, create a directory in the same place, with the same name.

    There are ways to search for file system objects.

    There are ways to tell the...
  12. [SOLVED] Re: Suitable ssh client with session manager, port forwarding, ssh tunneling for lubu

    Open the terminal you like. If you want Qt-based, then use a Qt-based terminal.
    Type ssh with the options you want.
    Use the ~/.ssh/config file to setup specific options as desired for specific...
  13. Re: Hi! Love ubuntu/lubuntu! Not sure what level I'm on, questions, constructive idea

    My 80+ yr old mother used Lubuntu for 3 yrs. There were times she needed help, just like all end-users of every other OS made.

    I've needed help with every OS. Just depended on what the issue was....
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    Re: A GUI for GNU Core Utilities

    https://explainshell.com/ It uses the man pages to show options and how a given command will work.

    AIX had a tool called smitty. The command would be built at the bottom of the page. It could be...
  15. Thread: Open the NAS

    by TheFu
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    [SOLVED] Re: Open the NAS

    No. Samba is just 1 protocol of thousands. I don't use samba between Unix systems. There are many easier, more secure, and simple to use protocols available. I almost always use:

    ...
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    [server] Re: Ubuntu server 20.04 runnign slow

    The image doesn't help and wastes bandwidth. Please edit that post. The inxi -Fz command will provide much more useful information. You'll probably need to install that package. It is in the...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: How to run/execute a desktop file in terminal mode ?

    .desktop files aren't executable from a shell directly. The program on the Exec= line is. Use that.
    Also, please don't post images here, especially for text files. Linux isn't Windows. If you'd...
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    Re: ubuntu server 20.04 static ip address?

    An example:

    network:
    version: 2
    renderer: networkd
    ethernets:
    ens3:
    addresses:
    - 172.22.22.90/24
    dhcp4: false
  19. Thread: Open the NAS

    by TheFu
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    [SOLVED] Re: Open the NAS

    https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2156134&p=12701873#post12701873 ?

    That's my best guess. Install the package it says. That might be enough. There have been changes to defaults for...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Xscreensaver only works while watching videos

    When I want to watch videos, I disable the screen saver, run my preferred video player and when that program closes, re-enable the screen saver.


    # Disable the screensaver...
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    Re: VPS cron job run webbrowser.

    Anything is possible.

    Whether it is easy or not depends on all sorts of things, mainly, what is the browser really trying to accomplish?

    If you can use any other tool than a browser,...
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 18.04 32-bit | VMware ESXi 6.7 | Web Server Application becomes Unresponsi

    A few ideas. We stopped using VMware stuff about 10 yrs ago.

    Appears that someone setup the VM to support memory ballooning. Don't allow that.

    BTW, 32-bit version of Ubuntu are EoL with...
  23. Thread: Open the NAS

    by TheFu
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    [SOLVED] Re: Open the NAS

    NFS or CIFS connection?
    Have you tried manually mounting it from the terminal? When you do that, what are the errors shown?
  24. Re: Running VMWare workstation player on top of workstation player

    If the guestOS is 64-bit, you'll want to use KVM+QEMU so the hardware accel features are available. Straight qemu is seldom used by anyone, unless they need to support CPUs like MIPS.

    There is a...
  25. [SOLVED] Re: Only getting 32 bit options in Virtual Box

    Great! Glad you found the solution!

    The Hyper-V thing was me forgetting that people use Virtualbox on Linux. I never did after my first attempt kept crashing the entire physical machine. Oddly,...
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