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how to restrict time used for using computer in Ubuntu

I want to restrict the access to user accounts for employees to the working hour daily. Monday to Friday (8:00-17:00) Saturday (8:00-13:00) How to do this?! Command line and GUI apps are well ...
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How to prevent user from closing applicanions

i would like to see your thoughts on this problem: i have a computer class with 5 machines, teachers will need to play audio/video files, run presentations, surf the web, have access to home directory ...
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How to create php files in /var/www folder?

I am new to Ubuntu(Linux) and I am trying to create a php file in /var/www, file name hello.php. I am typing vi hello.php and then I write my code <?php......?>, however, when I am trying to ...
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How can I restrict a user to specific command?

I will restrict my user chipi to only one executable command. I will allow him only to use ./ftprestart.sh: $ cat ftprestart.sh sudo service proftpd restart How can i do this? I searched a lot ...
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How do I use Juju in a restricted network?

I got a shiny new server in the lab and I want to use Juju. I install juju, and juju-local just fine. The juju bootstrap completes successfully but when I attempt a deploy a charm I get an error: $ ...
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Installing restricted drivers application

I'm having trouble with my internet dard (which is a Broadcom). I have been told to install the restricted drivers application and then look for a proprietary driver. So:-- can anyone tell me where ...
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Trying to move files to restricted folders

I'm trying to move a particular file to "/home/irshad/.local/share/Steam/Backups". can anyone provide me with command to be used in terminal.
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Can't find lubuntu restricted access extras

Hi I am very very new to this. Can't find the extras which will allow me to play DVD and music etc. Have found the code to manually input but have no idea how to do that. Help please and please keep ...
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find & purchase restricted and multiverse for server?

I stumbled upon this solution and enabled it on, a now shuttered, Ubuntu server. I didn't know that multiverse package are not completely free. As in the question to the first answer: How can a ...
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How to restore all user settings to a previous time? (for use at a public lab)

I take care of a University public laboratory were the students have access to a limited account. They can't install anything, but they can alter the configurations of programs for the user. It is ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal and AMD 12.11 Beta Driver

I'm using a Quantal AMDx64 install and a XFX Radeon HD5850 video card. I first enabled restricted drivers through additional drivers, but it resulted in breaking Unity and Compiz (I can only see my ...
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Where are the “old” restricted drivers for dvb-t cards?

Another issue with Ubuntu 12.10: I have an USB DVB Avermedia card In 12.04, and all previous versions I remember since 10.x worked with this hardware enabling its driver in "restricted drivers". Now ...
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Allow Connections to VNC Server Only From Specific IP Addresses

I administrate an Ubuntu 11.10 Server. I've installed tightvncserver on it so I can have a desktop environment on the server. My issue now is, I'm running into issues with malicious people spamming ...
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Help installing linux restricted modules?

I have to install linux-restricted-modules-3.0.0-12-generic in order to install my Lucent dial-up internal modem, but in the terminal, Ubuntu says it can't find the file. Searching on the net, it ...
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Nvidia drivers don't like audio devices?

Fresh install of 11.10: Right after installing restricted drivers (nvidia) all audio devices disappear. Why could it be? EDIT: Also, after disabling these restricted drivers, the audio devices (sound ...