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Editing about:config values from commandline

Is it possible to edit about:config parameters from command-line on Ubuntu desktops ?
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Bash to open Browser, scrolldown, then take a screenshots

Wanted to know if its possible to do a complex bash.To simplify our work we are searching for a tool that take screenshots every hour but in different DOM or Scroll position.They are asking us to ...
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Ubuntu Launcher PHP working directory

I have created a launcher for PHP:[Desktop Entry]Type=ApplicationName=PHPTerminal=trueExec=/usr/bin/php %fIcon=/home/virsacer/Icons/php.pngWhen I open a PHP-file with it, the working ...
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In Ubuntu use GTK file save dialog from bash command line?

I would like to do something likegtk-file-saver /tmp/tempfile.txtAnd then a GTK file saver pops up for the user. By this I mean the normal dialog that is used whenever you do "Save As" in most GUI ...
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Why does the same ping command behave completely different on two systems?

The SoftwareUbuntu Server:ubuntu@server: $ cat /etc/*-releaseDISTRIB_ID=UbuntuDISTRIB_RELEASE=15.10DISTRIB_CODENAME=wilyDISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 15.10"NAME="Ubuntu"VERSION="15.10 (Wily ...
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Executing Minecraft Server Commands via SSH and Screen

I'm extremely new to linux, so please help me out if you can! I have read many of the posts about managing/monitoring servers using SSH and Screen, but have not found anything regarding my particular ...
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Ubuntu terminal : cd directory returning directory name with backslash.Why?

I have got only one folder named "My_Folder" in my home directory.When i use terminal to change directory:cd My //after entering My when I press TABthis returns...cd \My_Folder/It changes ...
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After rebooting, why doesn't sudo prompt for password when I try to start MySQL server?

I'm having a minor problem, and I'm hoping someone can help me understand why my system behaves this way. By the way, I'm a MySQL + Terminal newbie, so please go easy on me! I've done some due ...
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Which one has preference in Ubuntu: graphic environment or command line?

I use Ubuntu frequently and I have seen strange things happening when using both the command line and the graphic environment simultaneously:For example, I can use right click on a folder (like "...
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ceph Jewel ceph-deploy mon create failing

I'm trying to make a ceph cluster with 3 nodes on Ubuntu 16.04. I followed this and this guide but I am stumbling on the ceph-deploy mon create-initial part.I've also tried ceph-deploy --overwrite-...
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Linux install of linuxcnc eror on Makefile

My Linux skills are very limited. I am trying to follow through steps on how to install linuxcnc and am stuck at this point with make clear command.dave@LinuxCNC:~/linuxcnc-dev/src$ make clear...
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Ubuntu script doesn't run from /etc/init.d

For a school exercise, we need to run a script at start up from the /etc/init.d With help from this forum, i was able to add my script to the /etc/init.d. I made it executable with chmod and used ...
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When entering command on Windows 10 Bash on Ubuntu, nothing is returned

When I first ran the bash file, it asked me to put a user name, I put "admin" and it said there was already a username and it told me to add a user later. So I screwed around and it let me do any ...
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Can Linux install and run programms with namespace/levels?

I am using Ubuntu to do some image work. I installed ImageMagick and notice this program has hundreds of commands that flooded into my system's command list. I do not like that due to possible command ...
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Copying and prepending to filename based on filepath

I have a large number of files (~300) that I would like to rename according to their filepath.At the moment, they are stored as follows:folder/0040000/subfolder/subfolder1/xfolder/0040000/...

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