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disabling predictable network interface names in xubuntu 15.10

How do we disable predictable network interface names in xubuntu 15.10 ? I want my old interfaces naming like eth0 ... ethx, some of my software assumes eth0 interface to be present and is hard ...
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Apache2 Invalid Mutex directory in argument file:${APACHE_LOCK_DIR}

I deployed Ruby on Rails on Apache2 (How To : http://www.modrails.com/videos/passenger.mov) and after I restart the apache, the error comes out [Wed Oct 21 00:45:48.781816 2015] [core:warn] [pid ...
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xubuntu : How to automatically mount NTFS USB flash drives with big_writes mount option

Writing to NTFS formatted USB drives in xubuntu i have very poor perfomance. Unmounting and remounting from cmd-line with "big_writes" option , the performance became comparable to windows. Is it ...
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Xubuntu Desktop 14.04 - service mysql start unknown job

I installed fresh XUbuntu desktop 14.04 (as a dev system) and then lamp server using sudo apt-get install lamp-server^. I can type mysql and mysql console run but if I try service mysql start I got: ...
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OpenVPN: Mac client not connecting to Xubuntu server

(Edit: left out main paragraph, this should fix it) I've been trying to configure a VPN connection between a server running on Xubuntu 14.04, and the client running on Mac OSX Yosemite with no luck. ...
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dovecot, postfix, systemctl start never completes, mystery dependency

I've installed Xubuntu 15.04 and right away I was forced to dive right into the gritty details of systemd, systemctl, systemd-analyze. Right out of the box, postfix hangs on apt-get on the configuring ...
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Virtual host stop working after upgrade to Xubuntu 13.10 [closed]

I have this configuration, a file z500.trunk in /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/ (it's symlink to file in sites-available): <VirtualHost 127.0.2.1:80> DocumentRoot ...
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x11vnc server lets me connect at login screen, but after login, connection closes

I have an existing xubuntu server running on my local network. I set up x11vnc and it starts at the login screen, so I can login myself. The only problem is that every time I log in, the vnc ...
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Update PHP to latest version from source

I am currently running PHP 5.4.6-1ubuntu1.1 (CLI) (built: Nov 15 2012 01:18:34) on Xubuntu. I would like to update to the latest version or >= 5.4.7. Is there another way to do this instead of ...
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Connecting to server using ssh alias results in “could not resolve hostname”

I am using the following to successfully connect to a server: ssh -i /path/to/cert.pem username@12.34.56.78 I would like to create an alias for my host. I have the following in my .ssh/config Host ...
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placeholder for later username in /etc/skel

Is there any possibility to use a placeholder in the config files located in /etc/skel that is replaced by the username later? e.g. I place ":USER:" in one config file and create a new user with the ...
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Alias not saved after reboot

I did r00t@wutdo~$ alias daoc='mono "~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/DAoC/Portal.exe"' r00t@wutdo~$ daoc Works fine and dandy but after reboot the alias isn't saved. r00t@wutdo:~$ alias alias ...
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Can't start mysql server in xubuntu

Hey all i am using Xampp version 1.7.1 in xubuntu 10.10. I have installed it in /opt/lampp but problem is that whenever i try to start the server using sudo ./lampp start it shows: Starting XAMPP ...
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xubuntu 10.04 install for 64bit i686

Does someone know how do i install XUbuntu 10.04 64Bit on i686? Looks like in the download area there is only 64Bit version for AMD and not for i686.. ...
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How to create a “terminal server server” in xubuntu

I am pretty new to system administration, and I am definitively new to serverfault, so apologies should my question not be following SF standards to the 100%. This is my problem: I have a xubuntu ...
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Convert Ubuntu to XUbuntu

I am currently running Ubuntu 9.04 64 bit, with separate home directory. What is the best way to convert Ubuntu to XUbuntu? Reformat and install XUbuntu. Install xubuntu-desktop using apt-get, and ...
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How do you swap the caps lock to control in xfce?

I used to have the caps lock and control swapped in GNOME, but when I upgraded to Ubuntu 9.04 I also changed my desktop environment to Xfce. I have the following line in my xorg.conf: Option ...