Questions about the process of reporting bugs: what should be reported as a bug, Where should it be reported. Remember that reporting a bug itself is off topic.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
0answers
59 views

btrfs kenel error

getting some kernel error while mounting btrfs for remove the missing devices. Oct 19 07:31:57 backup kernel: [ 1883.691633] ------------[ cut here]------------ Oct 19 07:31:57 backup kernel: [ ...
2
votes
2answers
592 views

sudo can't give ulimit command?

I am trying to write a solution for another user, when I noticed that sudo ulimit -c returns command not found. So then I tried this: $ sudo ulimit -c sudo: ulimit: command not found $ ulimit -c 0 ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

need a solution on automatic generating boxes

I had installed ubuntu 14.0.4 LTS today. Updated, Upgraded... But I am getting Help Box & Support Box generating automatically, which is so disturbing while working. Sometimes i have to click ...
0
votes
1answer
624 views

archive.canonical.com repo for trusty is broken, how do I report the issue?

http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty/ It seems that the repo has been updated about one hour ago (around 18:26), but the InRelease file is a few weeks old. This causes apt-get to fail ...
0
votes
0answers
52 views

Bugs since last update (Ubuntu 15.04 - oct 6 2015): no more sound device

I made the last update as usually, but after the reboot, I noticed a bug. No sound anymore I figured there was no output in the speaker nor in the headset In the system setting panel / sound tab, ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Where to report upstream bugs of kde-l10n-si?

I'm trying to file an upstream bug for kde-l10n-si bug 1460444. Yet, I didn't find any category at https://bugs.kde.org/enter_bug.cgi which matches l10n packages and i18n which is something different ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Syncing repo problem

I tried to sync this repo https://github.com/kprkpr/android_device_samsung_s7560. It stuck on 99% and no error shown. Please help.
0
votes
1answer
587 views

Ubuntu 15.04 end Kernel panic - not syncing

Well i'm pretty new to Linux and i just updated my ubuntu from 14.04 Lts to 14.10 and then to 15.04 there were some errors in the terminal which caught my eyes a little bit too late but i think that ...
0
votes
1answer
205 views

Bugs since last update (Ubuntu 15.04 - oct 6 2015): nautilus crashes

I made the last update as usually, but after the reboot, I noticed a bug. Nautilus freezes When I open nautilus, the window just becomes grey and... nothing. When I call it from terminal, I get ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

esc key disables doubletap on touchpad surface

pres esc key DONT MOVE CURSOR double tap on touchpad surface nothing happened double tap again, fine now it works again goto step 1 :-) ... enjoy frustration :-) Note: do not use hardware buttons ...
2
votes
1answer
64 views

Error reporting wizard does not work

In Kubuntu 15.04 the K-Menu (application starter) keeps crashing multiple times each day. I would like to report the bug using the corresponding wizard but it does not work. The wizard tells me that ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Often a single-click is interpreted as a double one, where to report?

I find that often a single-click is interpreted as a double one, does a single click on a file in Nautilus may open the file, same for things in Firefox, and in fact, I have seen the same behaviour on ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

menu is broken now for me

After the last update my unity menu works incorrectly. If I click on any shortcut icon when window of program is below this menu. Click seems to work on window. Not on Launcher menu with shortcuts. ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Am I being hacked or is this just a bug?

Ok, I'm going to try and keep this simple and list some of the random occurrences then give a bit of the story later. Bluetooth won't stay turned off Clicking sporadically won't work properly Dash ...
0
votes
0answers
112 views

Strange Graphical Glitches With Steam And DOTA2?

Are any of you guys having a graphical glitch with steam where drop-down menus are invisible ??? And in Dota2 in Heros section I get half the name of the 3 displayed heroes eaten up !!! probably ...
13
votes
2answers
170 views

Where can I see which ubuntu release ships the fixed version of a program affected by a bug?

This bug is marked "fixed released": https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/python3.4/+bug/1290847 Where can I see which Ubuntu release ships the fixed version? PS: I would like to avoid reading ...
1
vote
1answer
69 views

Ubuntu file manager is not showing proper icons

I am a programmer; and I have noticed something odd lately. All files of a code language, but mostly python do not display the proper file icons. I know that this is not a "big deal". The reason it ...
4
votes
2answers
86 views

How to report kernel issues

This is a followup to this other thread: USB ports not working all of a sudden I'm working on an Acer Aspire E 15, with the OS being Ubuntu Studio 14.04. I noticed that the last kernel version: ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Plug-in Ristritto Image Viewer with Mozilla Firefox

In xubuntu , There is an application RISTRITTO to view images. I want to plug in this application with mozilla firefox to view any images preview in Mozilla browser. How can I plug-in.Please help.
0
votes
1answer
32 views

how to report a bug or ask a question regarding the wine PPA?

I thought about reporting a bug about a package from the wine PPA, but neither https://bugs.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-wine has an option to post a new bug report no ...
1
vote
0answers
84 views

Ubuntu x window system random restart

SMH Well, after looking closer at the syslog file, I took a closer look at the problem: Sep 6 14:10:02 rapbox CRON[2310]: (root) CMD (pkill -KILL -u sam) And noticed the CRON part. My friend and ...
2
votes
1answer
333 views

Ubuntu 15.04 freezes

I have looked at other similar questions asking about how to fix generic "Ubuntu xx.xx randomly freezes" but have not been able to conclusively find an answer to this exact problem: Ubuntu 15.04 seems ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

ubuntu 14.04 64bits gets stuck while using it

I was having this issue previously, it gets stuck very often. I push power off button and then just a few minutes later it happens again. I reinstalled ubuntu thinking this might fix the issue. As ...
1
vote
0answers
30 views

ubuntu-bug packagename, what is the package name for laptop keyboard-layout bugs?

I have Ubuntu 14.04. I have a Swedish laptop keyboard and the Ubuntu language is English. Every time I restart the computer the keyboard-layout switches away from Swedish keyboard-layout to English ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Bits of windows getting “stuck” on top after switching workspaces, how to diagnose and report?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 with the Xorg log tells me is a Intel HD Graphics 4000 graphics card. Normally X is fine, but every so often when switching between workspaces, part of a window gets "stuck" ...
0
votes
0answers
318 views

How to fix wrong automatic time and date on Ubuntu 15.04?

I have set the system time setting to Automatically update from the Internet. However, the time is still off by around 6 hours (due to a possible bug). I tried : $ sudo hwclock --show Saturday 01 ...
0
votes
0answers
167 views

I can't install ubuntu onto Gigabyte Brix GB-BXi7H-5500

I'm Jackun. I bought GIGABYTE BRIX s (Model Name : GB-BXi7H-5500). This is ultra compact PC kit. It's intel core is i7-5500u. This chipset is based on broadwell. After I installed windows7 OS, I tried ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

How long does it take to have a launchpad reported bug reviewed? [duplicate]

In a previous question (thread) I ended up in reporting a possible bug in ecryptfs. I registered in Launchpad and several days have passed - no action has been taken. The bug is still unassigned, not ...
1
vote
1answer
868 views

Ubuntu 15.04/kernel 4.0.1, tpm error (7) occured

I have installed Ubuntu 15.04. Once I had installed all updates, I ran into this error: [ 4.124110] tpm_tis 00:00: A TPM error (7) occurred attempting to read a pcr (I took a picture but it blurs ...
0
votes
0answers
133 views

Is it Safe to install Ubuntu 15.04 with reinstall option without losing partitions

I am in Confusion that is it safer to install Ubuntu 15.04 ( or any other newer release) by the way of "erase Ubuntu and reinstall" option?? Because there was a bug in ubiquity which wipes out ...
1
vote
0answers
186 views

Is there a way to open a new unity desktop on Ubuntu 14.04 using the startx command without bugs?

When I'm in text mode and I use the startx command to open a second desktop environment, it never opens properly on Ubuntu desktop running with Unity. The toolbars on the left and top of the screen ...
4
votes
2answers
1k views

What is CVE-2015-1793? Does it affect me?

Apparently a new bug has been discovered in OpenSSL, it is being called as Alternative chains certificate forgery (CVE-2015-1793). Canonical already declared the versions of openssl that are not ...
1
vote
0answers
286 views

Applications freeze and does not respond to mouse click or keyboard commands

So yesterday I installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my laptop , it has 1.8 GiB RAM and 1.60GHz processor . After a while when I was browsing on Firefox while it just stopped responding to the mouse clicks and I ...
2
votes
1answer
42 views

Directories in /usr/bin/ not openable. The directories seem to be replaced by “link” icons

A link to a screenshot of what the directory looks like when opened in nautilius : I even tried using the terminal to access these directories but to no avail. Output of ls -l -rwxr-xr-x 1 root ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Evolution Crashes and Closes When I hit Inbox

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 and as from yesterday, Evolution started to close down automatically once I hit the "inbox" icon. When it loads, one of my sub folders is the selected folder. However, as I ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

Letters appearing erased on Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS

Good evening, I'm a new Ubuntu user. I hardly have any idea of using the terminal properly (just started learning). I recently bought an HP 440 g2 probook dos machine and installed Ubuntu on it. My ...
0
votes
0answers
153 views

Ubuntu 15.04 either hangs or lags

I have lenovo z50-70 Memory:3.8gb Processor: intel i5-4200u 16ghz X 4 Graphics:intel haswell mobile I am trying to learn android programming through the udacity course, however after watching one or ...
0
votes
0answers
165 views

CPU usage becomes extremely high after opening laptop lid after upgrading to kernel 3.19

So I recently upgraded my kernel to 3.19, and now, whenever I close my laptop's lid and re-open it, the CPU usage will spike to ~75% on all four cores of my CPU. However, Activity Monitor doesn't list ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

apport unable to report a crash

This issue is not new, however in the past upgrading all packages worked but not now. After a compiz crash I run sudo apport-bug /var/crash/_usr_bin_compiz.1001.crash then typical window for crash ...
1
vote
1answer
91 views

Ubuntu 15.04 - after hard power boot, it never comes back or it boots but then it does not behave correctly

I have a kiosk running with Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit, which is connected to a 47" screen, on boot it starts Google Chrome. Now the Ubuntu 15.04 needs to be powered off (6PM) and powered on (8AM). When ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Should I file a bug report against xserver-xorg-input-synaptics?

I am following this handy guide: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/DebuggingTouchpadDetection So the touchpad never worked, and a usb mouse does - so it directs me to look for something like they show, and I ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Hide cursor when moving on top..

When I moving cursor to top (~5px from the top) my cursor disappears. Please help. Ubuntu 15:04
1
vote
1answer
155 views

How to find relevant log file to report crashes?

In last two days, I experienced two crushes of Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit (something that was not happening with Ubuntu 14.10). I updated to Ubuntu 15.04 via software updater. The first crush happened when ...
0
votes
0answers
357 views

My gnome session crashes - how to find out why and solve the problem?

Hello my xorg services in the last months at least crashed 3 times. Once I saw an error message of the httpd service on the shell. My questions are: 1.) How can we find out more about the reason for ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS showing 'version message write failed' message while booting

The following lines are getting displayed while Ubuntu is booting. [ 27.981086] mei_me 0000:00:16.0: irq 60 for MSI/MSI-X [ 27.985007] mei_me 0000:00:16.0: version message write failed: ret = -5 ...
1
vote
0answers
27 views

Hided launcher does not show urgent icons

I'd like to use auto-hide option for the launcher. And in the other side, I use Pidgin messenger application, in this application when a buddy becomes on-line or off-line, its icon in the launcher ...
1
vote
0answers
130 views

Some problems in (K)ubuntu 15.04

I installed Kubutu 15.04 some days ago. Rather than beauty and almost big user-facing changes that rarely occurred in recent versions, I see some problem (bugs?!) in it: 1- In previous versions, ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Password restriction is not working in Ubunutu 14.04

Earlier I tried installing some apps (PlayOnLinux and Wine) and used the previous command in a terminal. Maybe this is the reason? sudo apt-get install curl Also Im getting a pop up requesting to ...
0
votes
1answer
9 views

Where to report bugs about the Ubuntu live distributions?

I've found a bug in the ash rescue shell of the Ubuntu 14.04.1 server live distribution and would like to report it. The search results of lauchpad.net for "live" and "server" are poor because the set ...
0
votes
1answer
287 views

Where to put “-p” for solving “pptpd is not running”?

I'm working with pptpd on 14.04 and got a problem that when run /etc/init.d/pptpd start and /etc/init.d/pptpd status, it states that /use/sbin/pptpd is not running. I'm searching for a reason and ...