Reset GUI in Ubuntu 16.04

Yesterday I messed up while trying to install the drivers for my graphic tablet… I could not get my keyboard and mouse to work (they disappeard from the xinput –list but the tablet was in it) and then I managed to also remove the tablet (so no input for me), so I was not able to log into my account via GUI/Gnome. When I log into safe mode, everything works fine and I have access…

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Conficker Detection and Firewall Settings

Ubuntu 16.04/Windows 10 dual boot I found out my IP is listed in CBL. This IP address is infected with, or is NATting for a machine infected with the Conficker malicious botnet. If you have full firewall logs turned on at the time of detection, this may be sufficient to find the infection on a NAT: This was detected by a TCP connection from “m.y.i.p.” on port “25316” going to IP address “whose.IP.is.this” (the sinkhole)…

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How do you use ipython with pip –user installed libraries?

I am going through a book which uses libraries that are not packaged through apt-get. Hence, I need to use pip, as this explains quite nicely. In order to maintain stability of the core system, I am advised by the aforementioned article to use “pip –user” to install python packages. I want to use IPython. After reading Manu’s answer here, I know how to install IPython through pip. However, I am unable to discover how…

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