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Ubuntu web browsers doesn't show call back that came with error 500

I'm a software developer. I have the problem that my web browsers (chrome, firefox, firefox developers...) stopped show me error 500 call backs. Doesn't appear on my developer tools xhr network calls. ...
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atom-beautify package is not installing in atom

I am using ubuntu 18.04, I am trying to install the atom-beautify package in the atom text editor, but facing an error as shown below npm WARN deprecated uuid@3.4.0: Please upgrade to version 7 or ...
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Is i3 4gb ram ok for ubuntu installation [duplicate]

I want to switch from win to linux. My laptop has i3 and 4gb ram, 500gb hdd. Could you please tell me if ubuntu 20 would run smoothly on it? Will nodejs, vs code, gimp etc run smoothly on it. Please ...
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How people with low vision learned a web development path if can not see well

right now I am using screen reader to do my daily tasks like surfing web and writing some documents , and I want to know how the person with low vision setup a web development environment what ...
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Live Server in VS Code Ubuntu does not automatically open the browser tab. Need Help

I am using VS Code in Linux. The OS Details are given below NAME="Ubuntu" VERSION="20.04.3 LTS (Focal Fossa)" Here's a brief description of what the issue is - I installed the ...
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How to Install & Setup MEAN Stack on Ubuntu (MongoDB, Express.JS, Angular.JS, Node.JS)

I have started learning to mean stack web development which is an open-source JavaScript framework used for developing robust applications. It is a complete packet of software tools that have ...
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How to Speed up my PC? [duplicate]

Hello Everyone How can I speed up my Asus X555LA Laptop while developing apps from Next JS and VS code . So while developing such React and Next JS apps my laptop hangs a lot. My Laptop's ...
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My LAMP Custom Server won't display PHP code

I have a 64-bit Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS. I made myself a LAMP custom server by mostly following this tutorial. I already had PHP and apache2, and I didn't install the workflow-speeding custom commands, but ...
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How to set both www-data and me as owner?

So I've been developing for quite some time now on ubuntu and what I did till now was for example when I want to upload something to my site via cms or form or whatever I would change owner of the ...
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Is Ubuntu Studio suitable for full-stack software development? [duplicate]

I've been using Linux Mint 19.3 for learning full-stack software development and everything works fine (VS Code, Ruby, React, etc.). Soon I'll begin producing music (I'm starting a home studio) and ...
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Setting up Local web development environment/IDE for Drupal 8/9 in Ubuntu

What is the standard way to set up local web development environment/Integrated Development Environment for Drupal 8 or Drupal 9 with my newly installed Ubuntu 18.04LTS or with 20.04.1 LTS?
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photoshop alternative for front end developers on ubuntu

i am a front end developer and i just installed Ubuntu is there a Photoshop alternative for Ubuntu that has the CSS code feature that i can copy the css code right from the .PSD and i also need to ...
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Node monitors scripts doesn't work after edit files

I develop in Node.js and today I instaled nodemon to run a project that I doing. But It's doesn't works, I searched in many foruns about that but I'm not found solutions. So I tried another options ...
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Use `ufw` to access localhost:port (mobile development)

I was hoping to use ufw command to modify rules and allow connection over the wifi network to localhost8080 on my ubuntu 18.4 OS. Then I figured I'd be able to use the address (192.168..:8080) to ...
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choosing a refurbished ultrabook for ubuntu? [closed]

I m a it student in sri lanka with new laptops prices hiking up here i turned to refurbish laptops and also beacause stupid sizes of software i need to download For windows i turned to ubuntu. Again ...
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Php script not showing errors but only redirects to homepage [closed]

I am making e-commerce site and add to basket script not doing anything I expect it to insert data into shopping basket from products page that is working perfectly fine. Please have a look and help ...
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DNS resolving of localhost subdomains stopped working after resolvconf update

For years I'm using Ubuntu (currently on 18.10) to develop PHP applications on domains like foo.bar.localhost for local testing. These domains were resolved to 127.0.0.1 and handled by Apache 2.4. ...
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How can I access a folder that starts with a dot with apache?

I need to vertify my domain to get a https certificate, my problem is that the page says that I have to put a file in a folder named .well-known. The Problem is now that I can't access this folder ...
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Mysql is not runing alone, but runing in lampp/xampp

i just started webdevelopment on ubuntu in core php and laravel Framework. I have installed php and all the dependencies but mysql is not working indiviually but its working inside lampp so i began ...
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Can I use Ubuntu on my Asus X454L? [duplicate]

System requirements for Ubuntu Desktop Edition 2 GHz dual core processor. 2 GiB RAM (system memory) 25 GB of hard-drive space (or USB stick, memory card or external drive but see LiveCD for an ...
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How can I emulate websites on different devices in Ubuntu?

I am working on the front-end of a website and need to see how my code behaves in different systems/browsers. Firefox and Chromium do have development tools that allow the display to be set to ...
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Ubuntu Huge Memory Use

I'm having some issue with Ubuntu. I am learning web developing and decided to use Ubuntu as my OS (on a different drive I have W10). I tried both Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 17.04 (although I just ...
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Can I develop web and desktop apps on Ubuntu using C#?

I am new to Ubuntu (using 14.04) and Linux in general. Professionally I work on HTML,PHP, CSS, C# and C. I know I can use HTML, PHP, CSS and C but I am not sure about C#. In Windows there is Visual ...
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How to install fiddler on Ubuntu

Could anybody show me how to install fiddler on Ubuntu? I need to use it for web development.
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Does Snappy explicitly include webapps as a use-case?

I was surprised to read War on Snaps, an example of a webapp being packaged using Snappy (in this case using Apache Tomcat and a Java WAR file). I also found a question about Snappy/NodeJS web ...
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Still not able to drag and drop files in my web file /var/www

I already tried Azendale's answer to Whats the simplest way to edit and add files to “/var/www”? question, unsuccessfully... I want to work with Symfony and downloaded symfony.phar. The file is now ...
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Ubuntu Feature for Image resizing

Is there and easy way to resize images by right click on image and select resize option without opening any app, if possible all images in folder at once ? I know that many will lead me to install ...
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no www in my var folder

I started to try to install Symfony php framework. In the tutorial, they asked to download it and unzip the files in the usual web folder : /var/wamp for Linux. Yet I searched in the var folder and ...
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Software for web design [closed]

I am looking for software that I could use for web design. I know one of my options would be gimp, but I am looking for anything that would work better than it. edit: I need something like Photoshop ...
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How to add $USER to www-data group for me to edit the files freely on my project? [duplicate]

I just installed a fresh Ubuntu 16.10 and just finished setting up LAMP Stack. currently my Sublime Text keeps asking me authentication every time I edit a file. Lamp Stack was installed using root ...
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Server side programming language to use for Gradebook system [closed]

I have a project that will develop a gradebook system like schoology.com. May I ask what server side programming language should I use for that system. Python/Django? Ruby/Ruby on Rails? or Java/...
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convert svg or ttf to otf, eot, woff

I'm looking for a command line software/script for linux/ubuntu that can help me convert svg or ttf to otf, eot and woff formats. I've tried fontmin,webify, fontforge, eot-utils, sfnt2woff, ttf2woff ...
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Can you run Web Dev packages on aquaris m10

I'm very tempted to buy the new Aquaris M10 instead of a new laptop. Can you run packages like PHP Storm/xampp/git/php on there? Does it have a fully operational terminal? Would the processor be able ...
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Cannot access Apache start page via "localhost" in web browser

I had the LAMP stack installed on my Ubuntu machine. Everything was working fine. I had Apache, mySql, phpmyadmin, etc. I'm learning web development, and a friend suggested I try out Drupal. So, I ...
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Website Editor wanted

I'm asking what might on the surface look like a repeat question but it's not because no one has actually answered the question asked. I'm looking for the equivalent of FrontPage for Ubuntu. ...
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Streaming music over network

I am currently developing a little server to store my files (similar to the function of DropBox) with a web interface in php/js. I am using a computer running with Ubuntu server. I was wondering if ...
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Live sass compiler ubuntu

When I was on windows I used to use Prepros, a tool to compile LESS, Sass with built in server for cross browser testing along with XAMPP. Now since I am switching my developing enviroment to Ubuntu, ...
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Google Chrome "--allow-access-from-files" mode does not work

I need to run a javascript code which accesses the file system (with file:// protocol) from google chrome. I have seen it can be allowed with the so-called --allow-access-from-files option as ...
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Using Grep to multiple find and replace

I have lets say 90 HTML files and I have to put one new JS script link to head section each of them. Now, i could use some F&R engine of some code compiler Like: find: </head> replace it ...
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Accessing A Local IP Address Globally Through a Static IP Using a Web Browser

I'm trying to setup an Ubuntu server for my daily Web developments. Now that I run the code the framework puts the deployment (HTTP server that holds the web service) on a local address: 127.0.0.0:89. ...
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Why BlueGriffon is not in the repo?

BlueGriffon is not in repositories. Is it dead ? If so can you tell me about any alternative ?
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A/B testing software

I am looking for A/B testing and optimization software for web-page development in ubuntu. Can I get some software recommendations?
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How to install eclipse php in ubuntu 14.04?

I have php,mySql and apache2 installed but I needed a IDE for development.So How can I download Eclipse Php with out any errors please help me. And Help me in supporting installed apace2,mySql and php ...
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where to save your files of php in ubuntu to load on server? [duplicate]

How to save our php files so that we can load on our server . I have installed apache2 , php, and mySql . also I don't know how to connect these 3 so that I can simply work on my text editor. Please ...
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Problem With the Digital Signature Very Important

We are using Ubuntu 10.04 and we have our internet portal that purpose we require digital certificate for authentication. We are using Firefox 24.0. The certificate shows in Firefox's preferences but ...
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Should I use sublime text editor for Web Development in Ubuntu or is there some better editors? [closed]

I want to do some Web Development. I used to have sublime text editor in Windows. Now that i have switched to Ubuntu 14.04.01, I was wondering which is the best test editor to use for easily creating ...
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What software should I get for web development and design? [duplicate]

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my brand new PC. Beforehand, I was doing web development at work only for when we needed it (like HTML emails etc.) so I haven't a full understanding as to what ...
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Why does Firefox ignore the `304 Not Modified` status sent by the webserver?

For my site, Firefox 32.0 seems not to cache a CSS file of my Nikola 7.1.0 installation and ignores the 304 Not Modified response by the webserver. What also puzzles me, is that it sends the 2nd ...
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Should I upgrade to "Ubuntu 14.04 'Trusty Tahr'" from "Ubuntu 12.04 LTS" and what care do I need to take if I upgrade? [duplicate]

I'm basically a Web Developer(PHP Developer) by profession. I mainly work on PHP, jQuery, AJAX, Smarty, HTML and CSS, Bootstrap front-end web development framework. I've also installed and using IDEs/...
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How to make use of Homestead/Laravel dev environment on Ubuntu?

Basically, I'm trying to create a vagrant box on Ubuntu for development of Laravel web applications. I've done this on Windows, OS X and now I'm trying to use my Ubuntu laptop for this. I setup ...