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timeout between entering username en password to short to enter

When I try to login into my console on Ubuntu Server 18 I have to enter my complete password within a second otherwise several returns are generated and I cannot login. How can I correct this ...
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How to screensaver timeout for all users

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 but will be upgrading shortly. Need to globally set the screensaver timeout to 15 minutes of inactivity for all users. I am currently using lightdm for the gui. Users should ...
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gdm3 display manager hangs after booting with Ubuntu 18.10

I want to use gdm3 but unfortunately, it does not work. After booting it just completely hangs. boot process stopped after Started GNOME Display Manager It just does not do anything. Installing ...
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Screens turn off and keep turning back on with mouse cursor and black screen (Ubuntu 18.10)

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.10 and only have one issue with screen inactivity. After setting blank screen time (15min) my dual screens turn off for about 5 seconds and then turn back on with a ...
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GRUB alternating between configurations [duplicate]

I've been trying to configure Grub to give a hidden 3 second countdown, and then boot into the default option. What appears to happen is that Grub will alternate randomly between doing just that, and ...
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Checking if an apt proxy exists

I setup an internal apt proxy, that is mostly used by my Docker containers for our development environment. And thus in my Dockerfile I might have: FROM ubuntu RUN echo 'Acquire::http::Proxy "http://...
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Fresh 18.04 install as dual boot - login/shutdown timeouts, brightness controls gone

This is a repost from Reddit. I am facing new woes with my latest distro install - 18.04 LTS on a brand new Dell Vostro, with a W10 dual boot system. This is the relevant technical info: Linux G-...
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Xbox One S Poweroff Timeout

I have an Xbox One S controller connected via Bluetooth on Ubuntu 18.04 and I use it for Steam games. It works great. However, it switches itself off after about 5 minutes of inactivity and I have to ...
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Keep sudo open when running script

I have a relatively simple script to run: sudo dosomething1 sudo dosomething2 sudo dosomething3 Now, all these different commands take a while. As those are commands run by sudo I have to provide ...
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Wifi working on band 5 but not 2.4

I have recently installed Ubuntu for the first time ever on an old laptop and it went mostly well. A couple of days ago I dug out another old laptop and installed Ubuntu 16 LTS desktop (32 bit this ...
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Cannot SSH into my Ubuntu 16.04 desktop from Windows, but can from my laptop Ubuntu 16.04

I've recently set up a Ubuntu 16.04 desktop, and installed openSSH. I can access this desktop via SSH from my Ubuntu 16.04 laptop, but not from Windows 10 PuTTY. I get no response when I tried to ...
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Extremely slow boot, with kernel error

I am new at the forum, sorry for the orthography. I have Ubuntu Budgie 18.04 because my previous OS was getting freezed after login, however this Ubuntu is ridicously slow since I select between linux ...
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script in if-up.d timed out

I have a very strange problem. The script I wrote and placed in /etc/network/if-up.d/ wont quit after running. My script is: #! /bin/bash Dev="eth0" echo "$IFACE" >> /debug if [ "$IFACE" = "$...
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Icq with Pidgin: timeout error

When I try to connect with Icq through Pidgin I get this error message: "Received unexpected response from https://api.icq.net/aim/startOSCARSession: Request Timeout". It was a problem in 2010: then ...
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Ping hangs and SSH times out

After upgrading from Ubuntu 16.04 LTS to the new 18.04, even before rebooting the system, ping won't work anymore. It just hangs indefinitely and doesn't matter if I ping a DNS, an IP or even the IP ...
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Trouble connecting network while installing Ubuntu 18.04

Am a total novice with Ubuntu. I'm trying to install Ubuntu onto an Asus Vivostick that can no longer cope with Windows 10. I'm installing from a USB stick. I cannot install Ubuntu because the network ...
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Network timeout every 5 minutes

I am seeing network timeouts every 5 minutes. Apr 27 14:14:21 buzzsaw NetworkManager[1004]: <info> [1524852861.3916] connectivity: (eth0) timed out Apr 27 14:19:21 buzzsaw NetworkManager[1004]:...
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How to configure apt connection timeout [duplicate]

Sometimes a repository is unresponsive. In such occasions, apt currently hangs for a long time before declaring a time-out (around 1 or 2 minutes, I think). How can I configure it to time-out after, ...
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Kernel panic - not syncing: Not all CPUs entered broadcast exception handler

I am using Windows 8.1. I want to dual boot with Ubuntu 16.04. But I get this error: Kernel panic - not syncing: Timeout: Not all CPUS entered broadcast exception handler I try and try but can`t ...
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Fix/Prevent GRUB from waiting with a different timeout on resuming from hibernate

When resuming from hibernate state, my computer waits at the GRUB screen for 30 seconds, which is different from the custom timeout that I have set by editing the grub configuration file. The custom ...
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Ubuntu 17.10 keeps asking if I want to wait or quit

Since I updated to 17.10 Gnome, for several slow applications ubuntu keeps asking if I want to wait or force quit. This is irritating and gets in the way, so I want to change the timeout. On a much ...
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Where to find compile/build configuration - Problem with Tor from source [duplicate]

Since I need to patch tor that does not yet support binding on a link-local ipv6 address, I compiled it from source. The compile is successful (with minor warnings on the ar command) but the ...
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After enabling hibernate grub menu appears on start-up with 30s timeout

My system is not dual boot just single OS UBUNTU 16.04. Prior to making the following changes, the Grub screen would not appear at start-up (OK). After following these steps from How can I hibernate ...
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Segmentation fault on Ubuntu 16.04

I have a problem using screen command on Ubuntu 16.04. I am working on a C++ project, and using servers with Ubuntu to simulate my code. Segmentation faults started to appear after updating from ...
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Where is the boot delay for setting up network interfaces configured in Ubuntu 16.04?

In Ubuntu 14.04 and below, there is a file located in /etc/init/rc-sysconfig.conf or /etc/init/failsafe.conf that pauses the startup process for up to two minutes if the NICs on the machine are not ...
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Non sudoers cannot ssh to Ubuntu machine?

When logged as sudoer on machine A (Raspbian 8.0) I can ssh to machine B (Ubuntu LTS 16.04.2), but as non sudoer on machine A I get : connection timed out. Tough I can ssh other machines inside or ...
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Why timeout is used for ifdown command?

In one of the script i have seen the ifdown command with timeout timeout 20 ifdown eth0 --force for what purpose the timeout may be useful?
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How to keep bluetooth headphones from turning off?

Ever since I've had my JBL-E50BT headphones I've been struggling to make them work properly on Ubuntu. For instance every time I connect them, I have to switch the audio profile to HSP/HFP, ...
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mount command hangs when share is unavailable

So we are using a combination of samba, winbind and pam_mount to authenticate users from AD and mount network share individually and everything works fine except for when a share is unavailable. In ...
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Keyserver timeout when trying to add key

Here is what I'm getting: marco@marco-VirtualBox:~$ sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://ha.pool.sks- keyservers.net --recv-key 421C365BD9FF1F717815A3895523BAEEB01FA116 Executing: gpg --ignore-time-...
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How to run a function with the “At” utility?

Say I have this script file called pma.sh: #!/bin/bash apt-get install phpmyadmin -y function uninstpma { apt-get purge phpmyadmin -y } uninstpma () To run the entire script with at I could do ....
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Why ntpd -p times out?

Installed ntpd and everything works fine except ntpdc -p localhost I get localhost: timed out, nothing received ***Request timed out I check by issuing systemctl status ntp output shows, that ...
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GNU Grub boot time out command [closed]

1/ I am not a Ubuntu user. 2/ I am using dual boot Windows 10 and Remix OS 3.0 on my Dell xps 9350. On the dual boot option with GNU Grub there is the time counting down, which is 30seconds - too long ...
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Lock screen timeout not working Kubuntu 16.04

I'm using kubuntu 16.04 and since two days ago lock screen timeout is not working any more. I have checked the log and don't see anything strange so is there any specific log that I should check in ...
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How to run a timeout “within” a script?

I have a script which contains several commands, and one of them takes a bit of time. The script normally reads a list.txt file, and runs the commands on each row. The problem is some rows take a lot ...
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SSH: Set timeout for broken pipe

ssh has the paramater -o ConnectTimeout=10 to set the timeout in seconds when establishing the connection, but once the connection has been established, the parameter has no more effect. When an ...
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Prevent Ubuntu from automatically starting up after 10 secs with dual-boot [duplicate]

I have a pc with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16.04, set as dual-boot. The pc came with Win10 and I installed Ubuntu on it recently. Everything works ok, but when booting the computer I have only 10 seconds ...
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Edited timeout in /etc/default/grub, and ran update-grub, but timeout remains 10sec [duplicate]

Xubuntu 16.04, Grub 2.02~beta2-36ubuntu3 I edited the timeout to 3 seconds: GRUB_TIMEOUT=3 Then run: sudo update-grub Timeout during grub boot is still 10 seconds. What am I doing wrong? Edit: ...
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Apt-get Error: Timeout was reached [duplicate]

Yesterday, I noticed that whenever I run the command apt-get update, everything seems to work until the last step. I get the usual output: Hit:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease Ign:...
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How to set the timeout for cuda kernel?

I am using CUDA with Ubuntu 15.04 and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680. Now I'm testing some source code. Sometimes when the code is running too long time, I want to force stop it. But the display is not ...
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Why does mariadb keep dying? How do I stop it?

I am running MariaDB 10.0.23-0 on Ubuntu 15.10 as a LAMP server. Running sudo /etc/init.d/mysql start results in: Job for mariadb.service failed because a timeout was exceeded. See "systemctl status ...
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Bypass stop job timer

Is it possible to make ubuntu shutdown right away instead of counting to 1.30min then shutdown. PS: It is a script that is running that gives the message.
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Ubuntu server starts as a black screen

I just converted ubuntu desktop 14.04 to ubuntu server using these steps: sudo service lightdm stop sudo apt-get install tasksel sudo tasksel remove ubuntu-desktop sudo tasksel install server sudo ...
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NAT timeout on particular websites. It feels like sites that contain re-direction for content in particular

Problem Statement: Desktop connected to LAN and WLAN encounter WWW web timeout on specific web sites. This is Very consistent. This occurs on Windows with Chrome and IE. It also happens on the ...
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Is there a maximum value for upstart's kill timeout setting?

Upstart's kill timeout will let a service take some amount of time to shut down gracefully before being SIGKILLed. I have a service that could take minutes or hours to exit gracefully (and I'd like ...
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How to change the timeout between sudo sessions? [duplicate]

What is the default timeout interval of a sudo session? How to edit that?
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How to permanently change sysfs setting for certain block device?

I have a disk which needs an increased SATA timeout to work properly (at least that's the current workaround, see comments at https://serverfault.com/questions/682061). I figured out that I can set ...
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How to buy an app in Ubuntu Phone

Hello I have the new bq aquarius with Ubuntu Phone and I'm trying to buy the app Cut the Rope but when I try to introduce a verification code for my credit card an error popup appear and I can't buy ...
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How to change the timeout of GRUB Boot loader screen in Ubuntu 14.10?

I use Ubuntu 14.10 virtual machine in headless mode and access it using ssh. But many a times it gets stuck on GRUB boot loader screen and I have to log in to the VM in graphical mode and restart in ...
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Login timed out after 60 seconds

Booting server Ubuntu 10.04, no GUI installed, only console, inputing correct username, receiving "Login timed out after 60 seconds.". after around a minute with no password prompt. Trying with ...