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gnome-terminal: There Was An Error Creating The Child Process For This Terminal

I am using CentOS 5 on my laptop. If I open gnome-terminal by right clicking the desktop, I am getting an error that read as follows:

There was an error creating the child process for this terminal

How do I fix this problem and open a terminal by right clicking the Debian / Ubuntu / CentOS / Fedora / RHEL / Red hat Enterprise Linux 5.x desktop system?
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ifconfig Command Does Not Show IPv4 Address

ifconfig command does not show IP address on my Linux based laptop computer. How do I fix this problem?
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Linux / UNIX: See If Particular Users Are Logged Into Server

How do I see if my friends or coworkers are logged into the same Linux or BSD or UNIX (AIX, HP-UX, Apple OS X) server / workstation as I am from a command line?
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Howto: Shutdown Linux System From Terminal

How do I shutdown Linux system from terminal or command line options?
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CentOS / RHEL Linux: Remove GDM

How do I uninstall a GUI Gnome login system ( GDM ) from my CentOS Linux v5.5 based server?
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Linux Open .CBR (Comic Book Archive) File

I just got .cbr file from my friend and I want to open this file under Linux. I've downloaded comic books from the Internet but i am not able to open them. How do I open .cbr file under Linux?
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Linux: Configure Xorg X11 Window System

My xorg.conf file is missing as I deleted accidentally for some reason. Now, Xorg try to probe my hardware on every startup. How do I configure Xorg under Debian or any Linux distro / operating systems?
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I've compiled and install an application called gpass on CentOS v5.6. But, when I run the application it does not accept any password from $HOME/.gpass and displays the following error on screen:

libglade-WARNING **: could not find signal handler 'gpass_authentication_on_response'

How do I fix this problem and use the gpass software?
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Linux: Convert a PDF File To an Image

Q. A friend showed me how to extract images from a pdf file using pdfimages utility. But I'd like to convert my PDF file to image file. How do I convert a PDF to an image file using a command line option?
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Linux Gnome Numeric Keypad Disabled [ Mouse keys ]

Q. I'm using Gnome under Ubuntu Linux and my numeric keypad is disabled. Pressing numlock key does not work any more. I'm not able to use numbers or special symbols from numeric keypad. Reboot does not help or using different keyboard does not help. However, numlock only works if I switch to text console by pressing CTRL+ALT+F1. Now, I'm dam sure this is related to X.org or Gnome. How do I fix this problem?
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