One of our STEM interns recently observed that there are inexpensive clocks that sync via radio to standard time services.  This begged a question about why every computer would not have a radio module to receive time.  Our senior staff did not h..

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I want to install Xfce on a ClearOS server.They have not defined any desktop groups (actually no groups other than minimal).But lots of Xfce rpms are in their repos.How can I see what rpms CentOS would install with a yum group install?Then I get to inst..

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Over the last week or so I have noticed that chrome fails to load pages – in fact even the setup pages do not load.Blow away the ~/.config/google-chrome/ files and restartSeems to work for a little while – then stops again – no other pages load.I h..

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I have a CentOS 6 system that has suddenly starting significantly slowing down. It runs a django app with an Apache server and MySQLserver. There is plenty of disk space and no process seems to be hogging the memory or CPU. But operations that used..

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Odd situation: Ive mentioned before that I have several users for whom Ihave to spoof the MAC address, due to a software license. Now, Ive got net.ifnames=0 biosdevname=0 on the grub2 command line, and Ive got the spoofed MAC address in /etc/sysconfig/network-sctipts/ifcfg-eth0…

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