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Torrent client for the command-line?

Yesterday one of my friends asked me, if there is some torrent client, that runs on the command-line. I have no answer for him, but I think that you have it.
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What is a good MongoDB GUI client?

I've been using Rockmongo on Windows - it's a php based web tool. But on Ubuntu (12.04) it's behaving funny - queries timing out often - and I'm looking for better clients. Does anyone know anything ...
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How to configure Ubuntu as an LDAP client?

How to configure ubuntu 12.04 as ldap client with pam modules?
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How to change wallpapers of all clients?

As said before we are running more than 500 ubuntu PC's in our company. Often we used to set our company ads as a wallpaper in clients machine. It is difficult for us to change wallpapers in all these ...
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Which usenet client would you recommend for binary downloads?

I am trying to replace Windows by Ubuntu, because Linux simply rocks. :-) So I am on the quest finding appropriate alternative software for ubuntu, that I used on Windows (or sometimes Mac) so far. ...
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Can I run a command WITHIN another command?

Can I run a command within another command for example: twidge update date 'date' being the bash command 'date' so effectively, twidge will update twitter with today's date. *twidge is a CLI ...
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What decent email client would you recommend (at least better than Thunderbird)? [closed]

I've used Thunderbird for years. I keep a huge number of emails. I move them to folders to organize or archive them, but I don't delete anything so I have hundreds of thousands of messages. I like ...
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Which torrent client has preview mode?

On windows I used BitComet torrent client which has great feature - download files in preview mode so I can see movies right away. uTorrent declared to be able to download files in preview mode but ...
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What is a simple, free SOAP client (GUI)?

On Windows I would use SoapUI, which can be run on Ubuntu either as a standalone application (see instructions on how in this question) or as an Eclipse plugin. Is there any other GUI available - ...
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Keyboard map is incorrect when using an NX-client

I have a problem with nomachine NX-client in Ubuntu. It seems that the keymapping has a problem. For example, the arrow keys do not work (except for up key which opens printscreen!). I searched online ...
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smbclient -M send message problem

I would like to send message to the network PC(Ubuntu also). command on myself(to send message to me,just for test): smbclient -M myName -b error is: message start: ERRSRV - ERRmsgoff (Not ...
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How to completely uninstall U1 client from OS X

I recently installed the U1 client for Mac (OS X 10.8.2). It's definitely got some rough edges, like occasionally taking forever to sync and the menubar helper doesn't quit when I select Quit. So I ...
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Ubuntu One on WebOS device

What about a Ubuntu One client for WebOS? This an awesome operating system. Already have a Pre phone and I'll have the TouchPad. Are you planning to release a WebOS client soon?
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How to broadcast audio output to iPhone?

Is it at all possible to broadcast the usual audio output to an iPhone or similar device? So sort of audio server (Desktop) to client (iPhone). more details: Ubuntu 10.04/11.04 or 11.10, iPhone 3S or ...
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apt-cacher won't work: port 3142 blocked, how to open?

After install ubuntu 12.04 in client PC. I try to setup apt-cache server in client PC. But, it doesn't work in ubuntu client. Err http://136.xxx.xxx.x precise/multiverse Sources 403 Forbidden I ...
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How to update MySQL Server, MySQL Client and phpMyAdmin to the latest stable versions on my local machine running on 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I'm using 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my machine. I've already installed LAMP server on my machine. I'm using following Apache HTTP Server version. I got following information after I type following ...
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Is there a Cohuman client?

Simple question: Does someone know a client for the GTD webservice Cohuman for Ubuntu?
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List of Twitter clients that support Oauth? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: GUI Twitter clients: what are my options? Can we get a list of Twitter clients that support Oauth going? Gnome: Gwibber KDE: Choqok source >= beta 3 has oauth Air: ...
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U1 client for KDE [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an Ubuntu One client for Kubuntu? Is there U1 client available for KDE? Just signed up for U1 to sync with my android phone, but can't find a client for KDE ...
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Problem with German letters like ä, ö, ü when using UbuntuOne [closed]

When I try to open UbuntuOne at my Windows 7 PC I get this Message: Ubuntu One experienced an error --------------------------- Sorry, an error has occurred and Ubuntu One needs to close. ...
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banshee --next from virtual console

I would like to do banshee --next, or just control banshee in general, from a virtual console (e.g., the one I get when I press Ctr-Alt-F1). Is that possible? How can I do it?
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Ubuntu one client for MeeGo

I am using Ubuntu One Clients on different platforms and it's all working very well, as there are Win 7 PCs and ubuntu 11.10, where it is integated already. Now i'm trying to add my mobile, which i ...
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Ubuntu One for Android and Fedora

I wonder where can I get ubuntu-one for fedora, any suggestions? I want to sync my tablets (Android HoneyComb 3) with movies/pictures/music in my ubuntu-one account, is it possible? (I am not talking ...
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Synergy Keyboard and Mouse: Client or Server?

I'm doing a fresh Ubuntu 14.04.1 install on a Lenovo ThinkServer. This is going to be on the same worksurface as a HP Win 7 Laptop with 8GB RAM (on a dock) with the laptop screen, an attached screen, ...
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Twitter Client with multiple account support Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

Did so far :- Tried Birdie (installed using using deb file, current status - starts but not working, unable to uninstall as well.) Turprial (installed, started well, but not accepting PIN - tried ...
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Network booting could't find kernel image

I have a problem with PXE booting. I followed this instruction on official website. But I get an error on client machine: Could not find kernel image: vmlinuz-3.13.0-24-generic And now, question. ...
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Command-line torrent client that supports multi-tracker extension the way uTorrent does it

I've tried many torrent clients available in the repositories, but haven't found any that support the multi-tracker extension (BEP-012) the way it is implemented in uTorrent. That is, when there is a ...
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Is there a way to automatically sync Ubuntu One and the Android client?

Is there a way to automatically sync Ubuntu One and the Android client? I have tried 2 phones and all I get in "Account and sync" menu is "sync is off" in both. Is it normal? Thanks
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Is there a form to upload files to MEGA(mega.co.nz) from Ubuntu Server(SSH)?

I was wondering if someones knows how to install a client, like megatools, in Ubuntu Server(SSH) to upload and download files to MEGA(mega.co.nz). Thanks in advance, Joserex65.
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apt-get install nfs-common does not create an idmapd

I am trying to get NFSv4 client to work with idmapd and I try sudo apt-get install nfs-common Unfortunately, this installs the expected files /etc/default/nfs-common, /etc/idmapd.conf etc., but ...
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How do I set up a small Terminal Server, with both the Server and Terminals running Ubuntu?

I would like to set up a Terminal server and connect 4 or 5 "terminals" running Ubuntu desktop for a small school. In functional terms, I'd like the students to be able to log on to their accounts ...
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How do I set up a kiosk that uses java and plays a . jar file only?

If we had a untouched Ubuntu server, and we wanted to put on it, lets say: Minecraft and have it so that it ran Minecraft only... What steps would we take to make the dream reality? I mean setting up ...
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How can I integrate Mega into Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a Ubuntu version of mega [mega.co.nz] client? Any plugins I can use that might help until Mega makes a client for Ubuntu? I'm running 12.04 so the ...
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How do I install and play the BrettspielWelt client?

BrettspielWelt is a board game client available to download to play board games with other players on the internet. (http://www.brettspielwelt.de/?nation=en) I am completely new to Ubuntu having only ...
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How can I reply to email by sending a delivery failure message?

Occasionally, I receive unwanted emails, particularly low-volume spam, or email messages falsely addressed to me (possibly due to typos). I don't want to spend the energy to write a personal message, ...
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How can I make a webmail be my default email client? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I make links to email addresses open Gmail instead of Evolution? I would have liked to make Gmail be my default email client, or mail program. In that case I would ...
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Where Can I Find a Novell NetWare Client for Ubuntu?

I am trying to build a custom version of Ubuntu for my school and they seem to be using the Novell NetWare software (for Windows) so students can log-in to their accounts. I have tried using WebDav ...
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DLNA client for music

Is there a way to listen to DLNA server music from Ubuntu? It seems redundant to me to have full-scale library based music software on the computer while there is already library based solution in ...
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Facebook Chat Client on Ubuntu 14.04

I'd like to install & configure a Facebook Chat client on Ubuntu 14.04 14.04 Trusty Tahr to increase my collaboration & work flow with other Students in a Group Chat. If at all possible I ...
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Why can't I connect to SSH server from Ubuntu client? (while windows client is okay)

I have configured an ssh server on a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS machine. I changed the listening port to the one different from the default port 22 (that's the only change I made on the server). I am trying to ...
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Evolution doesn't work with university wireless network

I'm fairly new to the Linux world, specifically to Ubuntu 11.10. I started using Evolution mail to put all my email accounts, calendars and life in order, but for some reason it CANNOT update anything ...
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Install Teamspeak Client on Ubuntu Server

today I tried to set up a Teamspeak client for my ubuntu server. (i want to create a music bot myself). I am already at the point where i have the ts3client_runscript.sh and the other files in one ...
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Check if NTP Client Daemon is Working properly Using NTPDC

How can i check if a NTP client is working properly solely by using ntpdc command? Thanks
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i want to install my sql client and server

i need to form network like "directory service" i am using ubuntu 13.10 client and 13.10 server i need to install "my sql server and client" Thanks and regards in advance
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Starting over with SSH on local machine

I am using a Ubuntu 13.10 box to communicate with another local server, bitbucket (for Git) and a remote web host. I have decided that I do not like my current SSH key setup because things were not ...
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How does 'telnet localhost' work?

I created a simple server program and connects a client to it using terminal. In the terminal window, the command telnet localhost [port number] was used. Can anyone please tell me how this command ...
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How to Manage Wifi Clients in Ubuntu?

I'm looking for an application to manage clients who are connected to my Wifi. that application what I can see online clients, and can disconnect them after example 1 hour..is there any application to ...
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Installing swagger-ui

I'd like to use Swagger, the api-documentation tool on my Ubuntu 12.04 system. On a Windows machine I just open the index.html file with Firefox and put in the address that I want the swagger-ui to ...
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New Ubuntu setup for a small office

New to Ubuntu and networking in general. I have been tasked at my office to setup a 'system' for 5 desktops (hardwired), 4 laptops (wireless), 1 wireless color printer, 1 wired laser MFP, 1 wired ...
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Permissions issue uploading to server via FTP client despite user having all permissions

I set up a new Ubuntu server with one user to whom I granted full permissions by adding jsmith ALL=(ALL) ALLto the /etc/sudoersfile. The idea being that I would be able to never log in as root and ...