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How do I install Java and C/C++ integrated development environment called Eclipse under Debian GNU/Linux squeeze v6.xx?


AppArmor is a Linux Security Module (LSM) implementation of name-based mandatory access controls (MAC). How do I start / stop / restart AppArmor under Ubuntu Linux or OpenSuse / Suse Enterprise Linux server systems running on IBM hardware?

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I have a large number of files stored in ~/Downloads/ directory. How do I sort and print sizes in human readable format using du -h command under Ubuntu Linux LTS version 12.04 or any other Linux distributions?


I would like to use argparse module for Python 2.6 under Debian Linux. However, the code is not working. How do I install and use argparse Python module under Debian Linux 6.x for Python version 2.5 or 2.6?


I have Debian / Ubuntu Linux. I need to compile software written in C. The gcc throwing an error that read as follows:

gnu/stubs-32.h: No such file or directory compilation terminated. make: *** [foo.o] Error 1

How do I fix this problem under Debian or Ubuntu Linux 64 bit system and compile apps using gcc compiler?

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I have Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.x server. How do I find out and groups network bandwidth usage by process under Linux operating systems? How do I find out what programs are using network bandwidth under Linux operating systems? How can I see bandwidth usage per PID, command, and user on a Linux operating systems?


How do I concatenates the text files called first.doc and second.doc and writes the result to final.doc under Ubuntu Linux operating systems?