Questions tagged [duplicate]

Two or more files that exactly same.

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snmpd agent sends duplicate traps

I am on Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS, and I cannot upgrade to a higher version. I have installed the snmpd agent (NET-SNMP version 5.4.2.1) with an apt-get install snmpd command. When an event occurs which ...
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How to detect duplicates of photos (even if the duplicate is of lower resolution) and how to keep only the higher-res copy?

Perusing thousands of photos from my smartphone transferred to my computer is a bit of a challenge. Separating the wheat from the chaff is a time consuming late-night endeavour. What makes this ...
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2 Applications/executables in the system (sublime text)

I have installed two sublime through the recommended way: wget -qO - https://download.sublimetext.com/sublimehq-pub.gpg | sudo apt-key add - sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https echo "deb https:/...
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How do I remove a duplicate icon from the header bar?

Using 17.10 - the package is Brightness Indicator. I checked previous questions but none got it done.
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Find duplicates using KDE Dolphin

Running Kubuntu 17.04. Have a lot of duplicates - pictures and music and documents. Does Dolphin have the ability to detect duplicates and present them for further processing like deleting? Like ...
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Ubuntu Desktop 16 to duplicate/clone a running terminal console

Sometimes I want to clone/duplicate a running terminal console so that I can work on the current thread/process without having to re-run all executed commands from the beginning. E.g. running a Flask ...
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Backup problem with folder rename (use back in time)

We use Ubuntu Server (14.04) as file server. As backup solution we use "Back in Time". I have a general question about making backups, since we are having problems with the folder names from time to ...
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Could this be an 18.04 virtualbox issue?

As suggested in another question, reading from: sudo journalctl I see that 18.04 is scanning for low memory corruption every 60 seconds. It is accepted that counting clock cycles will cause slow down, ...
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Duplication of songs in players

I"m getting duplications of songs (up to 4) in the music library in Rhythmbox, Clementine, Lollypop, Audacious. Not in all albums but when I check in music on my system there is only one of each song.
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My Ubuntu forget wifi password at every login

as the title my problem is that at every login, it seems that my Ubuntu forgets the wifi password and I have to set it manually to connect to internet. So I look at under: /etc/NetworkManager/system-...
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Will having two versions of the same program cause any security or stability issues or is it perfectly fine?

[Ubuntu Unity 16.04.5 / Cairo Dock] e.g. two clickable and runnable Opera buttons side-by-side in my Start Menu? I tried uninstalling the Opera version I don't use (Opera v12), the terminal says I ...
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Thunderbird Duplicate messages

I see duplicate messages in my Thunderbird where there are a number of active email accounts .. I have to delete every hour a long list of duplicate mails from each account inbox .. yesterday I did a ...
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duply : UnsupportedBackendScheme: scheme not supported in url: sftp://user@domain.com /srv

I'm using duply on ubuntu server and I was using 1.5.5.5-1 version of duply but getting below error suddenly. UnsupportedBackendScheme: scheme not supported in url: sftp://user@domain.com /srv Task '...
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Restore with deja-dup

I recently had a hard drive failure on my PC (ubuntu 12.04), I purchased a new Hard Drive & installed 14.04. After installing the new Hard Drive my old one 'came back to life' so I continued ...
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In KDE when I create a file in the Home directory it also creates files on the Desktop

Whenever I create An new file in my Home directory In Dolphin it also create the same file on my desktop and on my widget (folder viewer.) How can I fix this? It worked fine until now, but It just ...
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Trying to Mirror Screen on HD TV

Trying to connect my laptop to an HD tv screen via an HDMI cable. It works for about 5 seconds and then the picture disappears on the tv and it turns black. Not only this but when the screen does show ...
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How to delete the duplicate file with extension “~”

I have an issue opening one of the config file, each time when I try to edit it by giving sudo vi XX file name XX it says: "Swap file ".config.ini.swp" already exists! [O]pen Read-Only, (E)dit ...