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Can a wereraven shadow monk cast darkness in raven form?

In my ongoing Curse of Strahd game, The question has arisen about what spells a wood elf Way of the Shadow Monk would have access to in the various wereraven forms. In the humanoid (wood elf) form, all spell casting would be available as normal. In the hybrid form, most spell casting would still be […]

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CMS Mastering Development Wordpress

Metaboxes in custom post type disappear on save/publish

I’m maintaining a friend’s website, and after updgrading to WP 5.5 some custom metaboxes on custom post type edit pages stared disappearing on save, but not all. There’s a custom post type – ‘Releases’. It has four custom metaboxes added by the theme. When you click on the ‘Add new’ button, you get a regular […]

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User Help

What networking standard defines how two computers directly connected via Ethernet, ought to interact?

I’m specifically refering to a scenario where there is no router or switch, and the two machines are connected via a single crossover ethernet cable. I am trying to understand what must happen before the two machines can establish a connection, auto-negotiation, ip assignment and things of that nature. I have been unable, however, after […]

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Mastering Development

How to select a different language on a website with selenium

This is an open site with tax information. I access the site, click on ‘Abzüge’, then the next page is in English. I try to change to German, however, I cannot locate the button. My current code is from selenium import webdriver driver = webdriver.Chrome(‘/path-to-my-chromedriver/chromedriver’) driver.get(‘https://www.estv.admin.ch/estv/de/home/allgemein/steuerstatistiken/fachinformationen/steuerbelastungen/steuerfuesse.html’) elem1 = driver.find_element_by_link_text(‘Abzüge’) elem1.click() de = driver.find_element_by_xpath(‘/html/body/div/div[4]/header/div/div[2]/div/button[1]’) de.click() driver.close() […]

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User Help Web Apps

What is the aspect ratio and resolution Google Meet prefers?

Recently, I tried emulating a virtual webcam with the Linux kernel v4l2loopback (also using OBS Studio v24, if that’s important). While trying to use the emulated webcam with Google Meets, however, the left and right sides were always cropped. I have tried a variety of different aspect ratios and resolutions, all to no avail. Such […]

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Mastering Development

Adding up digits of an input number with recursion in Python

So I am trying to add up the digits of an inputted number with Python using code. I have to use recursion or else my professor won’t except it. And I have been running into issues constantly. The most infuriating one, however, is when the output says "None" for the sum of the inputted integer. […]

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Linux Mastering Development Ubuntu

Canon MP210 printer: cannot install driver on Ubuntu 20.04

I have tried to add a printer in CUPS, however, there were no Canon MP210 drivers. The manufacturer does not provide any LINUX drivers. Also, I tried this on bash: (base)###:~$ sudo add-apt-repository -r ppa:thierry-f/fork-michael-gruz (base)###:~$ sudo apt update However, I’ve encountered errors like: E: The repository ‘http://ppa.launchpad.net/michael-gruz/canon/ubuntu focal Release’ does not have a Release […]

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Mastering Development

Bottom up merge sort returns the wrong value when utilizing parallelstream

I asked a question yesterday about how I should go about implementing a bottom up merge sort which utilizes parallelstream. Thanks to the answers I implemented a solution: public static class Tuple { public Integer left; public Integer right; Tuple(int left, int right) { this.left = left; this.right = right; } } public static void […]

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getting to a virtual desktop with different shortcuts and files on it than the base desktop

I have a very cluttered desktop, with many shortcuts and files on it. When I open up a new W10 virtual desktop the same icons and files appear on the virtual desktop as on the original. If I delete a shortcut on the new virtual desktop it gets removed from the original too. Is there […]

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Linux Mastering Development Ubuntu

Problems booting 20.04 due to erased boot partition

I’ve have Ubuntu installed on a hard drive, which I installed as per this guide. Somehow, however, my EFI partition got messed up, and so I can no longer boot. I have created a Live USB, so I can try to fix it from there. My EFI partition is currently empty (no files or folders). […]