Forum discussion tagged with Debian.
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    Laptop won't boot with power connection. BIOS diagnostic reports fine, shows 100% battery

    Hi everyone, I am running Debian Linux on a Dell Precision M4700 i7 laptop. When the power cable is unplugged, the computer shuts off seconds later. However the battery percentage shows 100% and a BIOS diagnostic of the battery reveals no problems, not End of Life or anything. I can't do a...
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    Installing Tor in Debian environment

    I am trying to install Tor and after opening what I think is a "run" window, I get this error message. What am I doing wrong/ jennifer@debian:~$ apt-get install tor E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (13: Permission denied) E: Unable to lock the administration directory...
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    What are some good upgrades for my Acer Aspire 5251 1940?

    I recently got a acer aspire running linux debian 8.3. I want to do some upgrades like ram and maybe the proccesor and maybe the gpu. Just to make it a bit faster. Also is there anyway to upgrade the cooling?
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    Installed only command line Linux Debian by MISTAKE

    Hello guys! I have here a nice compaq 6710b from HP that I wanted to recycle with Linux to give it some speed. I managed to install Debian on it, but the problem is that I screwed the installation and Debian is installed in command line ONLY, no graphical interface. I tried to install other...
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    [CLOSED] Looking for free remtore desktop apps with touch-to-point&click on Linux

    Hi all, I'm setting up uniCenta oPOS for my restaurant. And I want to access the software from iPAD. uniCenta is designed to be touch screen friendly, so all I need is a remote desktop application that allows touch-to-point&click. Remote server is running on Debian Wheezy. I've tried realVNC...