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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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How can I install software on my client using my Ubuntu Server?

As I have been told, there Is no 'official' method to replace MS Server completely, but yet for each usage case, requires another set of software, I will rephrase this on what I want know. I am ...
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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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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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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 do I setup a tunnel piercing scenario on my Ubuntu client to access the internet through my own server including port knocking on it?

Google isn't my friend with this long term issue which is up to date for my upcoming holidays again. It would be great if you could provide a road warrior setup for DNS as well as IP tunneling as a ...
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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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Is there a Juju REST API?

Is there a REST API for juju or the only possible ways to communicate with it are by juju command-line and juju gui? A service can communicate with juju main agent and, for instance, add a new unit or ...
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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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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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What is the 'official' server to client methode?

I know how to add a Windows 7 machine to a Windows Server 2008, which I also know that it needs a domain and I know how to create one. But, what I don't know, is how to get the same relationship ...
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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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What is the best way to access /var/www on another computer? [closed]

If you are making a website on Ubuntu Desktop and you want to move your files to another computer with Ubuntu Server, what is the best way to do it?
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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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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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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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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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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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mount.nfs4 just 'hangs'

I have an NFS server running Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 with KRB5. I have three NFS clients working (2x Linux Mint 17.1 and 1x Crunchbang) I have one NFS client that just hangs when I run mount.nfs4. As ...
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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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NFS Client Unable to Mount Shared Directory

I have a server (10.0.0.1) and a client (10.0.0.2) systems, they both run Ubuntu 12.04, they are connected via ethernet. They can ping each other. They can ssh into one another. If I on the server ...
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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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Sqlite, DB clients & BLOB's: Practical DB Use

I'm looking for a client that helps me to make practical use of a DB. I'm looking at SQLite since it's simple, embedded (stored in a file rather than accessed via a server) and has a shell interface ...
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Can't login with domain members on ubuntu 14.04 client joined to (samba4 -ubuntu 14.04) active directory domain

I have a samba4 server: [global] workgroup = MYWG realm = MYWG.ORG netbios name = MYWGADM server role = active directory domain controller dns forwarder = 8.8.8.8 idmap_ldb:...
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Disabling anonymous bind on ApacheDS LDAP causes getent group not to work

Am new to ApacheDS - am using apacheds-2.0.0-M17. Followed the instructions to setup an Ubuntu 14.04 LTS machine as a LDAP client from this page: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/...
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samba is not working (can't connect)

I want to have a shared folder using Samba and this folder should be protected by an username-password combination (kind of usual actually). What I've done so far: Installed samba (was already ...
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Static picture viewer with DLNA sink/client functionality

One can find plenty of static pictures viewers JPEGs supporting the DLNA client function for Windows and Android platforms and several multimedia stand-alone devices. One can find plenty of media ...
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Connecting Sun Ray 2 to ubuntu

Is it possible to use Sun Ray 2 thin clients to connect to ubuntu desktop? We have 6 Sun Ray 2 thin clients and one IBM server with AMD processor. I need to install ubuntu server/desktop on server and ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Client doesn't create xrdp desktop?

We've been having a bit of an issue, and saying that it's a bit of an issue is an understatement. Our client (Ubuntu 15.04, specs linked) has these installed, and in this order: Ubuntu-desktop (...
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Installation Steps of Oralce Client 11.2

I tried to install Oracle Client in Ubuntu latest version.Got some problem and also unable to resolve it.Please reply asap. Error Msg:libpq.so.57 is empty,not checked
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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 ...