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How to copy from full path to full path under new name with overwrite?
Use the switch -T from the man page cp(1), -T, --no-target-directory [treat DEST as a normal file]
Low disk space on Filesystem root despite having plenty of space in `home`
I had the same problem and solved it by resizing and moving the partitions around root and then that let me resize root to over 100Gb. All is good now. I used GParted to achieve this. Took some time ...
fsck error on boot: /dev/sda6: UNEXPECTED INCONSISTENCY; RUN fsck MANUALLY
If you don't already have a recent backup of the partition, you may wanna run a backup first to before doing anything else. Repairing the disk should be safe in most cases, but may be better to have a ...
How can I quickly look through the images and videos within a folder
Gwenview is very powerful, and has a tiled gallery supporting both images and videos.
bilibop-lockfs is disabled
Edit "/etc/bilibop/bilibop.conf" file and add the following: BILIBOP_LOCKFS="true" line and then save > exit > reboot. But, to disable it again you will have to use live ...
How to keep writing in a FIFO even if there's no readers
tail -F namedpipe might be of interest to you in this case … It should keep the pipe open and writable for your service constantly. You can as well, if you want, discard its output to minimize used ...
Root directory permission changed
Boot to a distro on USB then open a bash shell and correct it there. Be careful as booting to USB will result is different /dev/sd_
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