A communication protocol is a system of digital rules for data exchange within or between computers.

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Ubuntu 16.04 - 802.1x

I recently updated form 15.10 to 16.04, I live on a campus, and we have to sign in for internet through 802.1x. I did everything same as I did it on 15.10, but I can't sign in on ubuntu 16.04. After i ...
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Getting better SSL protocol support for my Nginx load-balancer?

How can I improve my SSL protocol support for my Nginx load-balancer? Here is how it looks now: server { listen 80; server_name my-site.com; return 301 https://my-site.com$request_uri; } ...
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how to set a node to sleep in ns2

I just want to set a node to sleep in "ns-2" and i have searched in protocols and i found a lot of objects and functions about sleep but i couldn't use them in other protocols to set a node to sleep. ...
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Changing protocol handler in google chrome, opening a Telegram link

I installed Telegram Desktop for Linux 64-bit. To join a Telegram channel, when a channel URL is opened in google chrome (e.g. telegram.me/channel_name) the browser prompts and asks which application ...
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Opening a Firefox Protocol with a Program set in Wine

Currently, I'm having some trouble with associating a protocol (namely the nxm protocol) with a program which I have installed in wine (Mod Organizer). E.g. nxm://Skyrim/mods/3863/files/1000172397. ...
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How to force SMB2 protocol in samba?

For security reasons, I'd like to disable the SMB1 protocol in samba. Is it possible? I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
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Networking Transmission Details

Is there some way in Ubuntu(commands or tools) to find Network Connection data packet's detail at Physical layer or Upper layers(Data, Network, Transport) up-to bit level. I want to analysis the whole ...
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How can I install protobuf in ubuntu 12.04?

I want to make one project on java using netty and protobuf for the communication between client and server. Please guide me how could I install protobuf on ubuntu 12.04?
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Installation of ns-allinone2.34 in ubuntu 10.04

I need to install ns-allinone 2.34 in order to implement leach protocol. I followed all the steps of installation when I write ./install in the terminal I got this result: Warning: tclStubInit.c may ...
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Empathy protocol icons

I'm surprised that Empathy can't display the protocol icons. Even in the latest Ubuntu 12.10. I'd like to know why if someone can tell me.
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Using a custom protocol handler in Firefox to run a shell script?

What I'd like to do is be able to start external programs from links in a local website. I've defined a custom protocol handler in firefox by setting the following variables in about:config ...
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How can I join a Skype Public chat via links?

In Windows, I can join a Skype Public chat by pasting a Skype chat link into a web browser's address bar (or clicking a link which contains that URI), but it doesn't work in my Ubuntu 10.04 using ...
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Pianobar - error protocol incompatible

This error pops up when I try to run "pianobar" from my Ubuntu 11.10 terminal (i) Login... Error: Protocol incompatible. Please upgrade libpiano. I have upgraded libpiano but it still doesn't work. ...
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file:// protocol connected with wrong program

I have the problem that when I open some programs/documents in Gnome, the wrong application is launched to open these. I think I already narrowed the problem, that everything that is called with ...
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Can't download web photo albums to Picasa

Someone has shared a Picasa web album (Limited, anyone with the link), but I can't download it to Picasa. The following alert appears: Firefox doesn't know how to open this address, because the ...
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txmt URL Handler for Chromium does not work

I used the instructions in the answer to this question but it won't open when I click those links in my browser. I can go to terminal, and type xdg-open and then paste the txmt link, and it will work, ...
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What protocol does Empathy's “People Nearby” use, and what other chat programs use it?

What is the name of this protocol? Can I interact with people using other chat programs, like Pidgin on linux or Adium on OS X? Which programs recognize it, and which don't?