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How to connect to a Linux (Debian) VM from the host (Windows 7) using VNC? [closed]

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How to install mono 3 on Debian testing?

I want to compile the Unreal Engine on my Debian Liunx (testing) box, which needs the mono package libmono-corlib4.0-cil installed that depends on the mono-runtime in version 3. However, on my Debian box I have installed mono in version 4 and libmono-corlib4.5-cil (4.5 instead of 4.0). So I tried to install that specific version via However, that gives me: libmono-corlib4.0-cil

List all groups on machine via bash script

This code gives me an output of 1000 if I’m a regular user or 0 if I’m root, while executing the same command (cut -d: -f1 /etc/group) returns a list of all the available groups on the machine. I also tried with grep “” /etc/group but that produces the same results. What am I not getting here? Answer The proper

fail2ban regex stopped working [Debian 8 – Jessie]

So after my last apt-get update && apt-get upgrade && apt-get dist-upgrade my Fail2Ban got upgraded to 0.9.5 without any problems and I double checked the configurations but it seems as if it’s not working anymore. Here are some logs from failed logins in my /var/log/auth.log Normally such a try should be recognized by fail2ban. I double checked the fail2ban

Upgrade R version 2.15.1 to 3.3 on Debian server (linux-gnu)

I’m in internship and I’m working on a Debian server for my R’s scripts. However, the version installed on the server is really outdated (2.15.1) and I think, it might be the reason of some errors I have with my scripts (which work on my windows PC with R 3.3). But I am totally a beginner with Linux and I’m

How Do I Fix This SED Command to Find & Replace a String

Good-day, I’m working on a Bash script for Debian Jessie and in this line; I am trying to find base_dir}/scripts and replace it with script_dir} so that my new line will read as: This is what I have tried so far; which results in this error; I am confused as to how to resolve this and would appreciate some assistance

apt-get dist-upgrade wants to remove kde desktop [closed]

Closed. This question does not meet Stack Overflow guidelines. It is not currently accepting answers. We don’t allow questions about general computing hardware and software on Stack Overflow. You can edit the question so it’s on-topic for Stack Overflow. Closed 6 years ago. Improve this question I have installed Debian Testing on my laptop. Usually I upgrade my system with

Accessing files outside the root directing

My client asked me to do a website where a user can enter a path on the machine, PHP should scan the path and load all the media files in the directory and subdirectories. The user can enter any path, Desktop, or external drives, whatever, outside the root directory. That’s what the client wants and he’s running on Linux. I