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Sep
8
reviewed Approve Prevent machine from sleeping when SSH connections are on
Sep
8
reviewed Looks OK What does /dev/null mean in a shell script?
Sep
8
reviewed Approve wifi not showing in hp pavilion g6 2320tx
Sep
8
comment After deleting a shared folder, Ubuntu doesn't see freed disk space
A shared folder does not take up any disk space on the computer that is connecting to it. Can you try to clarify the situation?
Sep
8
comment User in sudo group cannot use sudo command
If you have another superuser, I would try adding suspersecretuser to the sudo group again. sudo adduser supersecretuser sudo. You might get error like user is already in group sudo, but its worth a shot.
Sep
8
revised I am getting this problem with sudo apt-get update
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Sep
5
revised Apache2 always opens the default website on localhost
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Sep
5
comment Run a web server from any directory
So you can simply open those in your web browser, no server required.
Sep
5
comment Run a web server from any directory
What kinds of file do you have php python or plain html?
Sep
5
answered Apache2 always opens the default website on localhost
Sep
5
comment Send requests to ubuntu pc locally
@GeorgeD Please edit your question to include extra information, It is difficult to read as a comment.
Sep
5
comment Why won't this php script execute bash script?
Permissions problem, plenty of info on this site and around the web.
Sep
5
comment Why won't this php script execute bash script?
Aha did not see that BUT you need a leading slash before bin so it reads #!/bin/bash
Sep
5
comment Why won't this php script execute bash script?
Does a.sh have #!/bin/bash as the first line? Have you tried exec("/bin/bash a.sh")
Sep
5
comment How to extract zip file to specific folder
Open Nautilus as super user. gksudo nautilus
Sep
5
revised How to extract zip file to specific folder
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Sep
5
reviewed Approve What Application Indicators are available?
Sep
5
reviewed Approve How to extract zip file to specific folder
Sep
5
comment How to extract zip file to specific folder
Are you limited to command line? What folder are you trying to extract to? Is the extension .zip?
Sep
5
accepted Will HWE update be pushed out automatically after Aug. 7