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What is this file: /usr/bin/[?

The name of the file is '[' . When I open it up in vi it looks like it's a copy of 'test'. It's owned by root.
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Filezilla uploads at 80KB/Sec Max

Am trying to upload files with Filezilla to my server and the upload is somehow limited to 80KiB. The server can take up to 4MiB in upload and my connection has a 512KiB upload. What should I check ...
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Where do I find packages files of apps that are installed

I want to backup my application setup files.(source packages) So can anybody please help me find the location where these setup files are stored in Ubuntu Natty Narwhal.
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How do I add a button or context menu option for clearing recently viewed files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Delete entire history of the dash I really miss the function from 10.04 where I easily could delete my recently viewed files by a mouse-click. Is it possible to get this ...
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Why can't I open files and locations across a home network?

I have figured out how to get my two Ubuntu 11.04 machines to see each other, and I can look through shared files but when I go to open say a song in a shared music file I get an error message saying ...
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1answer
317 views

How to use the Dash to search for files on other drives? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Zeitgeist does not index folders in NTFS partition I am new to Ubuntu and it's promising. My question is how can I use it to search for files like I could in the Start ...
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Local server updates for the network

I have setup one computer on our network as the file server. Because Internet here in Tanzania is both slow and expensive I would like that one system to download all the updates and then the other 10 ...
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1answer
403 views

Weird files appearing in my home folder

For a few weeks / months now I keep discovering weird files in my home folder. They are named, for example, like this: "5C9543D4B30452FD64A2D60D7DFB8CE6ABD677B2.14.0.794.0_service_ipc". Its a 0 byte ...
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Reorder Files inside Folder

I have about 30K songs in mp3. I already organized/tagged them with Musicbrainz Picard. But Picard made an excess of folders and subfolders inside each other because of the tags. What I need now is a ...
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Is there a way for Banshee to rename a song file according to it's tags?

For example, I have a file called HCYD.mp3 on my Music folder. If I open it in Banshee I see the actual song name, artist, etc. Is there a way to rename the file (actual file name!) to something ...
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1answer
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Where & how to edit very large video files?

Question: Does anyone know of a good workflow for editing large video files via Avidemux, Blender, Openshot, Kdenlive and/or similar programs? Backstory: I shot a 2hr debate on my Canon 550d which ...
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Unity File Lens Giving Useless or No Results

I just installed Natty fresh on my laptop, and for the purposes of this experiment, I have one file on my system. My Downloads, Documents, Music, etc are all empty, but Pictures contains one file ...