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Why won't strace/gdb attach to a process even though I'm root?

I logged in as root but strace gives me this: root@kyznecov-System:/home/kyznecov# ps -e | grep 111 3807 pts/2 00:00:00 111 3810 pts/2 00:00:00 111 root@kyznecov-System:/home/kyznecov# ...
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What do I install to start programming in java?

I have an ubuntu 11.10 with eclipse installed, now I am supposed to need JVM, Java compiler and something called API. I am starting to learn Java, because it is easy to make it work on windows after. ...
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Is there anyway to Compile Notepad++ from Source?

I really like using Notepad++ to write HTML and such. After I started using Ubuntu I looked around for an alternative to Notpad++. I found a thread which lead me to try Geany and a few others, but I ...
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Programming error in 'aptdaemon' [closed]

Using Ubuntu 11.10 While performing updates through the update manager I get the following message: An unhandlable error occured There seems to be a programming error in aptdaemon, the software that ...
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0answers
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Need pointer to make simple oss volume manager [closed]

I can not get my ALSA or Pulseaudio get working for my headphone sound. So for last 2-3 distros, I am using OSS. But problem is, with the introduction of Unity panel(which I could not get it work ...
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How to shutdown/restart/suspend … without authentication or confirmation?

I am looking for a terminal command to shutdown without having to write down my password and without installing any extra programs. As when clicking the shutdown button, why it is not asking me for ...