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VeraCrypt “Failed to obtain administrator privileges” on Fedora with correct password

I'm trying to mount a drive with Veracrypt, but after entering the correct password for admin rights I get "Failed to obtain admin privileges". I can't sudo veracrypt because it is gui. I'm guessing ...
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Fedora 27 no hdmi output on AMD card

I just bought new laptop with AMD Radeon RX 550M card, installed fresh new Fedora 27 and everything was working properly.But...After update (dnf update) and restarting laptop my hdmi stopped ...
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CPU threads not being used

I recently got a new Thinkpad T570. I'm running Fedora 27. It has a i7-7600U processor that should have 2 cores and 4 thread according to Intel (https://ark.intel.com/products/97466/Intel-Core-i7-...
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Oracle startup hangs after OS upgrade

I'm just upgraded My Fedora 25 to Fedora 27 usingUpgrading Fedora 26 Workstation to Fedora 27but after rebooting the system, now I can not start my Oracle DB.I'm using Oracle 12.1.0.2...
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New Xubuntu grub-update can't find original encrypted Fedora install

So, I got a shiny new LimeSDR. I have a Lenovo X230 laptop that was running Fedora 27 (may have been 26, but I don't think so). I tried for a while to install software for the LimeSDR, but I ran into ...
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Mysterious 'Device or resource busy" message

I have succesfully mounted a windows share on linux with the command:mount -t cifs -o credentials=pat_to_windows_creds,uid=my_linux_login,gid=my_linux_login,vers=2.1 windows_share mount_point(the '...
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WIFI connected but after while still connected and can not internet access

I recently installed Fedora new version. When I connected to the WIFI, can access internet perfectly but after few minutes still connected but no internet access and some time still connected but WIFI ...
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Update Fedora (25=>26) Error GPG key install

I try to update Fedora 25 to 26]# dnf system-upgrade download --refresh --releasever=26After uploading packages get a question for add GPG key.попередження: /var/lib/dnf/system-upgrade/kernel-...
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Fedora just warned me hard drive might fail soon

So I bought a "Asus X540LA Laptop, Intel Core i7-5500U 2.4GHz, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD" in June this year. And today I got a warning that the HDD would fail in <24 hours. I ran smartctl to diagnose the ...
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“You want to check your file system supports ACL.”

I'm writing command list for my university laboratory. And I have task what doesn't work for me.You want to check your file system supports ACL. Which command would tell you this?I tried ...
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Fedora USB Wifi Adapter has some errors with WPA-PSK Wifi

Everything works fine while connecting to other networks; my mobile phone hotspot. When I connect to WPA-PSK connection, the connection works fine. But, after some times although wifi is connected, ...
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Live USB hangs on black screen with static cursor before menu

I am trying to boot the current Fedora 27 Live image from USB on a newly bought Trekstore Primebook C11 to determine if the hardware works with Linux.Unfortunately, I cannot even get into the boot ...
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Fuzzy image through HTDMI Fedora 25

I have Fedora 25 mate-desktop and ATI/AMD driver on my laptop. I have an external monitor with resolution 1920x1080. On my external monitor I have bad pixel resolution. How to fix it?Display xrandr:...
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How to resize a exfat raw unpartitioned filesystem image

Just a simple question… But I couldn’t found how to do it…I’ve a 250Gb unpartitionned fileystem image which I need to copy on a low end 250Gb ꜱᴅ card with a write speed below 500Kb/s.The image has ...
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libXss.so.1 no such file or directory

I am trying to install Jetbrains toolbox on my new Fedora 27 installation. However, everytime I try to run the install, the command line says the following:> share/jetbrains-toolbox/jetbrains-...
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Can I save these documents on a dying machine from oblivion?

First, a confession: no, I didn't do the backups I should have.Second, the situation: I have a Dell XPS 9550 with a solid state disk running Fedora 25.I was working on a file and tried to save ...
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Install VLC on Linux Mint

I would like to install VLC player on Linux Mint in order to watch a movie. I used to use Fedora, and to install VLC I would use yum -install VLCWhat is the equivalent command in Linux Mint?
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Repairing my initframs in dracut emergency mode Fedora26

I am trying to install Nvidia drivers on Fedora, following this tutorial. Everything went fine till 2.7 : reboot to runlevel 3.While booting I get such warnings :dracut-initqueue timeout -...
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How to Install ncurses-devel version 5 on Fedora 26?

I am building android for NXP I.MX6 on Fedora 26, after doing lunch (many times, every time), I get following error:prebuilts/clang/host/linux-x86/clang-2690385/bin/clang++: error while loading ...
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smbcacls doesn't show proper permission of shared folder

I am using system-config-samba GUI tool that configure the shares to be handed out.Lets say i shared a folder name FOLDERONE with permission 0777 set by chmod on fedora and when i changed ...
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Eclipse ignores ECLIPSE_HOME

I have set the ECLIPSE_HOME environment variable to /home/stud/me/.eclipse. In this dir I have an eclipse.ini file. However when I start Eclipse it just uses the eclipse.ini file in the installation ...
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Cannot remap keys with xmodmap in Fedora 26

I want to remap the caps lock key with the shift lock key in order to be able to write special characters instead of numbers when the shift lock key is activated.Unfortunately, I cannot get this to ...
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Unity for Fedora linux

Is there working Unity version for Fedora Linux? For now i found for Ubuntu and for SUSE, but nothing for Fedorians. Any details will be appritiated.Tried the rpm pack with dnf command :sudo dnf ...
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ls shows file, but when trying to read it is says it doesn't exist

I have a CIFS mount on my PC and the ls command shows me a certain file is there:[bf@localhost dirX]$ ls -latotal 4096drwxr-xr-x. 2 bf bf 0 20 okt 09:12 .drwxr-xr-x. 2 bf bf 0 5 sep 11:...
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Unable to install any Linux distribution on my PC

I wanted to install Linux in parallel to my current Windows 10 installation on my main desktop. I've installed different variants of Linux on different PCs and VMs dozens of times now, but this time I ...
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How to get Nvidia driver to work on Fedora 26

I am aware of similar questions to this one but none of them do solve my problem, My current operating system is fedora 26 minimal net-install with i3 windows manager, so it would be safe to assume ...
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Fedora 26 won't show thumbnails for image and media files on network drives

I've just installed Fedora 26 on my laptop and everything works perfectly fine, just as expected, except one thing: thumbnails for images, videos and and audio files don't show up on network drives. ...
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.rpm location on Fedora 26?

I downloaded an .rpm file to my ~/Downloads directory and successfully installed it by double clicking on it: Software opened and I could click on 'Install'. Simple and very convenient, but I would ...
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Cron to check (and fix) all root file permissions?

So I recently went through the wonderful adventure of fixing the /usr/bin/sudo file after it's permissions have been changed. This was on a system where it had been intentionally reconfigured to make ...
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Apple keyboard and XF86AudioPlay media key in Linux

I have external apple keyboard and I have a problem of mapping XF86AudioPlay key. All the other keys for controlling brightness, music volume, mute, audio next, audio prev work well. This is the only ...
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How to solve broken dnf in Fedora 26 when I get “ImportError: bad magic number in 'six'”

My dnf stop working and showing this error:Traceback (most recent call last):File "/usr/bin/dnf", line 57, in <module>from dnf.cli import mainFile "/usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/...
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Is my disk safe after a SysRq reboot?

Every time I do a SysRq S-U-B sequence (I have tried others, too, but I suppose these are the commands that matter) my system does a full hard drive scan on the subsequent boot. Unfortunately ...
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Downgrading Fedora 20 kernel has failed dependencies

I currently have a virtual box Fedora 20 VM that's running kernel 3.19.8-100, however, I need 3.16.6-200. I found the appropriate rpm file but but attempting to install gives Failed dependencies ...
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Gnome / Fedora26 Switching Windows is very slow

I'm using Gnome / Fedora 26. When I click "master" key (i.e. Windows button on the keyboard) - I get a preview of all open apps on the screen, and this operation is fast. However switching to another ...
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Nginx, dnsmasq, wildcard local development

I have a LEMP setup with fedora 26, default nginx, php-fpm installation. Till now I used to manually add entries to /etc/hosts for local domains. I tried to work with BIND in past but failed....
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Issue with dual boot Windows 8 and Linux Fedora 26

I am tortured with a bad dual boot situation a few days now.I had a really crippled - low specs and a poor Celeron N2930 CPU - ACER E15 laptop with windows 8.1 preinstalled which it was a nightmare ...
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Mirror 2 linux machines

I have a notebook with Fedora 25 and a online server with Fedora 25 too.I want to mirror my notebook with my server in a such way that, if I connect direct on the server with NoMachine, it will be ...
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Fedora 26 not detecting discrete graphics card

I was using bumblebee to control switching of my discrete graphics card (NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M) on my laptop (for mostly switching it off to save power).I had been using bumblebee with minor ...
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Is it possible to download rpm files in Fedora for offline usage? (See description)

I have a Fedora-installed PC which is disconnected from internet (and there's nothing I can do about it). So I want to download rpm files for various softwares on another PC and then install them ...
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Dracut Emerg Shell: Mount LVM2 volume

How can I mount a (LUKS encrypted) LVM volume in the dracut emergency shell?I made fatal changes to /etc/fstab that needs to be undone.I did cryptsetup luksOpen /dev/mmcblk0p2 crypthome and ...
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grub rescue, OS not booting

When I boot my computer I get this:error: no such device: 6ae62c89-5573-4c83-b4b8-9aa3722bd1f8.error: unknown filesystem.Entering rescue mode...grub rescue>Background:I installed Fedora 26 ...
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Impossible to install KDE on Fedora with Percona installed?

I was directed here from Stack Overflow; I hope I'm posting in the right place.I'm running Fedora 26 with GNOME. I want to give KDE a go but, since I'm running Percona, it's giving me errors with ...
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Fedora: Low disk space, use USB-Flashdrive for system updates?

I am using Fedora 24 on a Chromebook. Since Fedora 25 is out for quite a while, my applications won't get the required updates until I update to Fedora 25.I cannot update to Fedora 25 because I am ...
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How to get a pre-release linux kernel to work with SecureBoot (Fedora 26)

I'm running Fedora 26, but to get suspend and resume working, I need to use a Rawhide kernel (4.13.rc-1 or later) (See kernel issue). I've successfully installed the Rawhide kernel (4.13.rc-4) ...
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How do I set the date and time sync on fedora lxde?

From the following link (https://spins.fedoraproject.org/) I installed the LXDE spin for Fedora 26. For the life of me, I cannot seem to set the time to sync with a time server so that is it correct ...
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Fedora switch GUI/text mode without having to log in

So I do have Fedora 26 with GNOME installed. Now I mostly use text-mode, so I did systemctl to make Fedora boot to text mode. Now, sometimes I want to lookup something on the internet, read the emails,...
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Fedora 26 strange calendar/date and SELinux bahaviour after Kernel update

Yesterday I've installed all of the latest official updates for Fedora 26 64-bit Workstation, including 4.12 Kernel update.After the system restart, SELinux is reporting following problems:The ...
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HDMI output not working when logged in on Fedora 26

Whenever I plug in the HDMI cable to my laptop there is no output. However, if I plugin the HDMI cable before I login then it does extend the display. However, after I login the screen refreshes and ...
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Resume partial dnf package downloads

I have a slow, metered and unstable connection.I use Fedora 24 and its default package manager is dnf. If downloads fail amidst an install, it will skip packages that have been already download in ...
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Get freshest metadata in dnf on Fedora

I noticed that when I clean dnf's metadata and then run dnf upgrade to fetch new metadata and check for upgradeable packages multiple times, it tends to often download different amounts of data which ...

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