Ray Foss
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How can I troubleshoot "VPN Connection Failed"?
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In Fedora and other systemd distro's that do not have /var/log/syslog, the VPN logs can be accessed with "sudo journalctl -f" -f is for follow.

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VNC Viewer unable to connect: Encryption Issue
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My VNC Server, vino? gnome-remote-desktop-daemon uses tls-anon by default, and it won't respond to gsettings. Here's what worked, install dconf-editor and change this: to include 'none' in encryption ...

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Set resolution for GDM on 15.04
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The secret is monitors.xml, simply copying your user configuration to the root will fix the issue. Assuming you configure your resolutions with the Gnome Settings Panel, as that will update monitors....

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Changing UI scaling from command line
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Tl;Dr: sed -i -e '/<scale>/ s/1/2/' ~/.config/monitors.xml && sudo systemctl restart gdm Mutter does listen to some settings in Gsettings, and after looking at the code, there is some ...

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Steam-Linux behind a proxy server
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I simply made a steam-proxy.desktop file with the http_proxy env var set as such Exec=env http_proxy=http://192.168.43.1:8080/ /usr/bin/steam -tcp %U I saved it under ~/.local/share/applications. ...

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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS x11vnc no longer works
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Another workaround... This one stays locked on port 5900... so you can connect again with the same client config. This works really well for me... if I ever get multiple users I may figure a way to ...

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Disable daily anacron mail updates
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There are two settings in yum-cron to look out for in terms of emails: # Whether a message should be emitted when updates are available, # were downloaded, or applied. update_messages = no # Use ...

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Youtube playing audio many times
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Install this... let it do its magic and say yes to all its questions. Likely hood is that you'll get a newer/x64? version of flash and it will iron out bugs. https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/...

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