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partclone.restore: progress report goes out of box

I am running partclone.restore using the "-N" option, which draws progress in a dialog-like box. If I run this command within the autorun of systemrescuecd (4.3.1), then part of the display text goes ...
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Gearmand autostart at system boot

Gearman server is installed and working fine on Ubuntu 12.04. But it won`t start at system boot. I try this: Startup applications (/etc/init.d/gearman-job-server owned by root), sudo update-rc.d ...
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How to run at boot a program that will run until shutdown

I am using Debian (6) and need to run at boot an X server (without a login manager). What is the best way to do this? From what I've read, the usual way is to have a script in /etc/init.d. I created ...
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Run a Program Without User Being Logged On

I am running a Windows 7 installation, and I want to be able to run an application when there is no user logged in. The reason for this is that my application is a monitoring tool, and we want to be ...
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How do I use runit to manage my custom made node.js service?

My service is very basic, just an HTTP service. I just want it to restart automatically when it quits because of an error. I figured I could use runit to do this, but it seems like the runit docs ...
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Autodetect/mount SDCards and run script for them on Linux

I'm currently running SME Server, and need to have a script run upon the attachment of SD Cards to my server. The script itself works fine (it copies the contents of the cards), but the automounting ...
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Auto start a program (and run under other account) on user logon

I really like Mark Russinovich's Process Explorer so I'm always running it. I would like to automate this task of manually starting this process up every time I logon. But I want this program to run ...
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How to autostart webserver in ubuntu server without root rights?

How can I run a webserver on boot without root rights (as another user)? I could just add it in rc.local, but it's run under root user.
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method which runs an exe file when the operating system starts up and remains hidden? [closed]

i had made a program using C++(devC++) using a for loop. when i run that an exe file is created. i pasted that exe file in startup folder. i want that file to run when computer starts or boot up and ...
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WinXP DVD/CD freezes Explorer for 8-12 minutes, then continues as normal

A user came to me with a CD containing 24 PDFs, complaining that he couldn't read the disk on his computer. I was able to read the disk with no problem on my PC. I went to his desk, put the CD in his ...
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Run a command when a disk is inserted (Linux)

I would like to automatically run my own command any time a drive is inserted under Linux (including USB drives, for example). Obviously the simplest solution would be to regularly poll and check for ...