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Unable to access Apache webserver from local home network

Unable to access Apache webserver from local home network I am running an Apache web server on a desktop machine running Trisquel 8 (based on Ubuntu). I would like to make the server accessible to other machines/devices on my local network, but I can’t figure out how. When I try to connect from another device, …

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How do I stop/disable unattended upgrades from being launched automatically?

How do I stop/disable unattended upgrades from being launched automatically? I recently installed Trisquel 8.0 LTS (Flidas) on my Desktop PC which was running on Trisquel 7.0 for 4 year. The system became very slow. When I check the RAM and CPU Usage, I found that CPU is almost at 100 % I tun top …

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Understanding & setting up different input methods

Understanding & setting up different input methods I use Trisquel GNU/Linux 7.0 LTS with GNOME 3 Flashback Environment. I heard about three different input methods viz. ibus, xim and uim. And it seems ibus is pre-installed on my system. $ cat trisquel_7.0_i686.iso.manifest | grep ibus gir1.2-ibus-1.0 1.5.5-1ubuntu3 ibus 1.5.5-1ubuntu3 ibus-gtk:i386 1.5.5-1ubuntu3 ibus-m17n 1.3.4-3ubuntu1 ibus-table 1.5.0.is.1.5.0.20130419-2 …

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Devanagari (combined) words are not displaying correctly

Devanagari (combined) words are not displaying correctly I use Trisquel 7.0 LTS with GNOME 3 Flashback installed. Combined devanagari fonts like: श्री is not displaying (and hence printing) correctly. Example- The latter should be displayed as follows: But currently displaying as follows: So, how do I fix it? I am facing this problem in every …

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How to print Metadata of a file with the help of command-line?

How to print Metadata of a file with the help of command-line? I am using Trisquel 7.0 with Nautilus 3.10.1 installed. Whenever I display properties of a file, I’ve one file-specific tab like: Image,Audio/Video,Document etc. which displays special information about it. Example for a Image: Example for a PDF Document: How does Nautilus get this …

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Is it safe to remove ~/.cache?

Is it safe to remove ~/.cache? When I scanned my $HOME directory with baobab (Disk Usage Analyzer), I found that ~/.cache is consuming about half a GB. I also tried to restart and again check size but no difference. So, I am planning to rm -rf ~/.cache. Let me know Is it safe to clear …

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Udev rule: ACTION=="add" is working, but ACTION=="remove" isn't working!

Udev rule: ACTION=="add" is working, but ACTION=="remove" isn't working! I’ve written file 90-usb.rules under /etc/udev/rules.d/ containing: ACTION==”add”, ATTR{idVendor}==”0bb4″, ATTR{idProduct}==”2008″, RUN+=”/bin/mkdir /home/pandya/Desktop/testdir” ACTION==”remove”, ATTR{idVendor}==”0bb4″, ATTR{idProduct}==”2008″, RUN+=”/bin/rmdir /home/pandya/Desktop/testdir” When I plugged in device udev ACTION==”add” creates directory by means of RUN+=”/bin/mkdir /home/pandya/Desktop/testdir” (which works fine) BUT when I unplugged device similar udev ACTION==”remove doesn’t removes directory by …

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Modem is not being detected (Why I've to usb_modeswitch?)

Modem is not being detected (Why I've to usb_modeswitch?) I am using Trisquel 7.0 LTS and mobile broadband (Net-Setter) to establish connection. Following states (1-4) are showing different conditions/situations for clear understanding of problem. State-1:- After Installation of Trisquel 7.0 LTS, Everything is working fine. My modem is detected as follows (lsusb output): $ lsusb …

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Changing monospace fonts system-wide

Changing monospace fonts system-wide By default, the monospace font for my distribution (Trisquel) is Font A. I would like to change it to font B. Some time ago, I managed to make a partial change to Font C, but I have since forgotten this method and cannot reproduce it. The trouble is that now I …

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