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Seems like the answer here is actually the easiest, specifically going to a file's properties, going to the "open with" tab, and then setting as default for that file type. Here's the picture:
They are here, strangely enough: http://packages.ubuntu.com/ Be certain to get the package matching your version and architecture; either 32- or 64-bit. Find out from the terminal: lsb_release -d arch
Both of the packages you mentioned, are simply synchronized from the upstream Debian repository. If one of the packages supersedes the other, from upstream of Debian, then it might be worthwhile to contact the maintainers of the Debian packages, and handle the deprecation and replacement of the superseded package appropriately. Then, once fixed in Debian, ...
Is it possible to make python-ftpdlib package to provide the same binary? What you are suggesting is undesirable in many ways: Two packages providing the same file (the binary) means you can't install both at once (or you need a tedious dpkg-alternatives script in place). pyftpd is not pyftpdlib so calling them the same thing will confuse people. Why ...
Tested in ubuntu 14.04: Search for the "Disks" application Select Device, select volume, Click cogs (more actions) -> "Change passphrase" :
I do not understand why on each release upgrade you have to manually patch all the URLs of apt in order to make them point to the newer distribution. You do not have to do this. (Not typically, anyway.) Actually, in Ubuntu, manually changing release names in sources.list is not a supported way to upgrade, and may often not work. When the package ...
Keyboard shortcuts used by Terminal are not available for programs running in the Terminal. That's why Terminal tries not to use shortcuts that are standard among command line programs. Ctrl+V is a standard for "Insert verbatim", i.e. you can use for example Ctrl+VReturn to insert a carriage return character (ASCII #13). It is used for example by Bash and ...
Go to network settings: and Click the arrow next to the network name: then Click Forget Network
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