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systemd-stdio-bridge and D-Bus errors when trying to execute 'hostnamectl' remotely

Executing hostnamectl command to know host's chassis. Want to write a proper script to run on a certain list of hosts, but having a problem when executing hostnamectl -H. Note! works as expected ...
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Use MPRIS/dbus media commands within Firefox on Linux

Back on Windows, I was able to play/pause youtube videos within firefox using the media buttons on my keyboard. On Linux I am really missing this ability. Is there any way I can send MPRIS commands ...
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Programmatically log all NTP time adjusting events

How to catch all the time sync events on system with systemd? Is it possible using D-Bus? Now I can only parse logs (journalctl -u systemd-timesyncd) -- I don't like this method. I cannot find any ...
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How do I manage passwords saved in “Passwords and Keys” in newer Ubuntu/Debian on Gnome?

I couldn't find any utilities, neither gnome-keyring nor seahorse weren't helpful, man of former points at secrets-tool which asks me for attributes and values but cannot list everything stored in ...
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Global hotkey for toggling Spotify shuffle

I control my Spotify client with the dbus-send command, but can't find a way to toggle shuffling through it. Did I miss something? Otherwise I already tried to achieve the same with the xdotool, ...
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map headset button in gnome3

How can I map in gnome3 the button from my bluetooth headset? Gnome sees a AcceleratorActivated event when I press it: $ dbus-monitor --monitor signal time=1525078944.868498 sender=:1.17 -> ...
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Annoying “Could not register DBUS service” message on every terminal

Periodically I get this error, on my terminal: Broadcast message from systemd-journald@corsair (Fri 2018-03-23 21:07:39 CET): click-chroot-agent[15546]: Could not register DBUS service This is my ...
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Can't start services, probably policykit error

I can't restart services as root on CentOS. Unable to register authentication agent: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.ServiceUnknown: The name org.freedesktop.PolicyKit1 was not provided by any ...
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NFS /usr/share breaks Policykit beause of inotify support

I just tried moving some files including /usr/share to a NFS partition to save space when running many similar virtual machines. The configuration mostly works except when starting services I think ...
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How to auto-rotate the screen using Yoga 900's accelerometer?

The Yoga 900 has an accelerometer which should allow auto-rotation behavior. On installing https://github.com/hadess/iio-sensor-proxy (Linux*, LightDM) it is possible to run monitor-sensor. ➜ ~ ...
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lightdm set an wrong DBUS_SESSION_BUS_ADDRESS

I'm using archlinux and lightdm+lightdm-gtk-greeter+aweome as my work environment. I found my DBUS_SESSION_BUS_SESSION is not properly setup, when I enabled lightdm as my login manager.This ...
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I want to inhibit the autostart of kwalletd5

I'm not able to find a way to disable the automatic start of kwalletd5 on Fedora 24 with XFCE4. pstree displays: fetchmail firefox─┬─{BgHangManager} ├─{Cache I/O} ├─{Cache2 I/O} ...
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How to bind a key to cycle profiles in roxterm?

I'd like to be able to switch profiles in roxterm, without having to access the menu each time. How could this be done?
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systemctl debian 8 jessie: Failed to get D-Bus connection: Unknown error -1 [duplicate]

Unfortunately, in my Debian 8 jessie systemctl does not work at all. Every systemctl command results in: Failed to get D-Bus connection: Unknown error -1 systecmtl status udev Failed to ...
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Centos: there is no ~/.cache/upstart

I'm new with linux.As I know ~/.cache/upstart is folder where system processes log their stuff. But I can't find this folder in Centos. What I'm most curious about is that on Ubuntu this folder ...

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