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Where do I go to report Unity 8 bugs?

I'd love to point out some of the issues I'm having with Unity 8 so that they get solved sooner but where do I go to report them? I couldn't find anything on launchpad.
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How to understand a lot of bug messages exactly after the start?

I receive a lot of annoying "system program problem detected" exactly after the start of my ubuntu (usually 5-6). And I can't understand what is it. Window is closing and nothing happens when I click ...
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Window stuck on 'Force UEFI installation?' window

I'm using a Macbook Pro w/ Intel i5 processor and have attempted to install ubuntu 15.10, 64-bit as dual boot along with OSX. I booted Ubuntu using a USB and went through the installation process, ...
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Error: libavutil/x86/asm.h header is required for shared FFmpeg when compiling MPlayer

When I tried to compile it , it gives me the above error. I tried building the dependencies but it still does not work. The error message is as shown: Checking for QuickTime codecs ... yes Checking ...
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Create bug report from “Sorry, Ubuntu 14.04 has experienced an internal error” [duplicate]

I get this message very often: it happens 1-2 times daily, since ~1 year. The default is to send an error report "to help fix this problem". It's clear that not all error reports can go to ...
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14.04 - Can't print since 3.16-0-51-generic kernel update - how to report bug

I've confirmed that the problem is due to today's kernel update by rolling back to the -50 kernel and regaining the ability to print. I want to file a bug but I don't know where to start regarding a ...
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Remmina will not start / open, even after reboot

I am really struggling here to understand what is going on with this. I am using Ubuntu 15.10 Desktop, I use Remmina for VNC/RDP connections. It has always just worked. I tried to open it now but ...
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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: [ ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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, ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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" ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...