This is a common issue that I haven't seen many answers for on the internet. When you are using Linux as your host machine and you are connecting to another Linux machine over VNC you CANNOT use Ctrl+Alt+F1 to change virtual consoles as it sends the keys to your actual local machine.
In many versions of Linux you can cycle through virtual terminals including over VNC using this:
Alt + Left Arrow or Alt + Right Arrow
Uh oh, so you're working on some super l33t code or other stuff that is super important and Linux Mint's MATE or Cinnamon window manager freezes. This means maybe you can move your mouse but you can't click anything, you can't Alt + Tab to another program but everything appears to be working other than that.
The first thing you would do is Ctrl + Alt + F1 (or whatever virtual terminal you want) and get into the Linux bash prompt (the black screen where things really happen :))........
systemd is like the service manager for your Centos and other modern Linux distributions (including Debian/Mint/Ubuntu) allows you to enable services, stop them, restart them, check their status and even reboot your system.
The key commands or arguments you will use with systemctl are the following:
list-units [PATTERN...] List loaded units
A quick check in /dev/pts shows a lot of entries but what are they for?:
0 10 12 14 16 18 2 21 23 25 27 29 30 32 4 6 8 ptmx
1 11 13 15 17 19 20 22 24 26 28 3 31 33 5 7 9
Basically they are pseudo-termi........
You can search for this bug and it seems like it may be related to ecryptfs and is many years old.
The symptoms are that you return to the computer and the screensaver was active or the screen was asleep/black and it doesn't seem to come back. But you check by SSH the computer is running fine and are frustrated you'll lose your running programs and have to reboot.
There is a simple solution:
Ctrl + Alt + F1
Ctrl +Alt + F8
In Centos 7 the days of editing the "kernel"line and adding "single"are gone. On top of that sometimes after a new install passwords do not work, maybe you forgot your password or for some other reason you need to break in or fix your system? It could also be because you can't mount your root / or some other /etc/fstab error and many other errors.
1. Edit your grub settings and find the linux16 /vmlinu........
Essentially a program I was running for mining did not terminate properly with Ctrl+C it is listed as defunct and cannot be killed, kernel is tainted and normal tricks to disable the port are impossible the dev and sys entries for the device cannot be browsed or interacted with in any form without a lockup of the request. The only solution is to reboot due to the kernel taint as far as I can find so far.
[1130246.811056] INFO: task minerd:21861 blocked for more th........
If Linux Mint 17 or other has no window buttons/controls you can do the following from terminal:
Sometimes it can be fixed if you go to your themes/appearance and choose a new one but in the case like mine where Compiz is installed but not running/working then that fix will not work and will require the marco command above.
What if you can't type in a terminal Window?
If you close........
ProCurve J4903A Switch 2824
Software revision I.10.77
Copyright (C) 1991-2009 Hewlett-Packard Co. All Rights Reserved.
RESTRICTED RIGHTS LEGEND
Use, duplication, or disclosure by the Government is subject........
I flashed an LSI Logic firmware to it and it broke the BIOS (cannot do Ctrl+R) for booting purposes but allows other functionality to work normally.
I tried downgrading to a Dell firmware for Perc 6i but it won't work, not even with MegaCli
--2013-08-26 12:53:39-- http://downloads.dell.com/FOLDER00416606M/1/SAS-RAID_Firmware_W83M2_LN32_6.3.1-0003_A14.BIN
At first it was configured as a RAID 0, then I deleted the Virtual Disk Group.
I thought both drives would be shown and detected in Linux as sda and sdb but it actually shows nothing.
To make them work you have to hit Ctrl+R before the system boots (when prompted) and create a Virtual Disk Group. In my case I created each one as RAID 0 (with a single drive only) as I just wanted JBOD but there is no such option or default in these Dell Pe........
The program itself catches it, just make sure it's actually focused on rdesktop and it sends Ctrl+Alt+Delete to the remote machine and not the local.........
I admit I didn't know you could do this for the longest time and is an annoying feature of screen.
In order to scroll up and down just hit "Ctrl+a+Esc" or "Ctrl+a+[" and then you can Pageup, Pagedown and using the arrow keys.........
It sure is annoying when you connect to the console using xm and it locks your shell session.
It doesn't really, you just need to know it is "Ctrl + ]" to exit it.
Once again to exit an xm console session, press Ctrl + ]........
carat M isn't this symbol ^ that you think, it can only be produced by typing "Ctrl-v, Ctrl-m". That you might see in text files saved from Windows.
tofrodos is the package that has dos2unix which is basically the same scripts that replace ^M with /n
tofrodos is the Debian/Buntu package name which has the dos2unix and unix2dos binaries........
telnet localhost 80
Connected to localhost).
Escape character is '^]'.
A lot of people don't know that "^" means the Control Key, so many times you can't force quite telnet without knowing that (Ctrl + C won't always work).
*Just use Ctrl + ]
Ihope this saves some time and frustration from some people.........
Photoshop Center A SelectionYou should have the item in it's own layer, select the layer and use CTRL+A to select the layer.
Then look for the alignment controls near the top of the screen (under the menus)
Use the Horizontal Center and Vertical Center and then your item will be perfectly centered.........