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Not Shutting Down Ubuntu 16.04 In HP Laptop

I Recently Installed Ubuntu 16.04 on My HP Laptop which has configuration as 2 GB RAM,3GHz i3 Processor with 2GB Graphic Card Installed.My Problem is that I am not able to shut down my laptop using ...
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Everything is black in my ubuntu 16.0

when I open terminal all look is black , there are large black borders around header bar apps: what can i do?
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Impromptu find once typing in file manager is dreadful [on hold]

Is it a bunch of desktop environments that I have, or is there some expected elegance from user in finding that to find he must use arrow keys once "finding" just by typing with file manager in focus. ...
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Bug fixing test/checker any tools in Ubuntu [duplicate]

Bug fixing test/checker any tools in ubuntu 16.04.Just,I want to know any process.
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Eclipse jee mars-2 lags while creating project in Ubuntu 16.04 xenial-xerus

I freshly installed ubuntu 16.04 xenial-xerus, i downloaded eclipse-jee-mars-2 (latest version) and extracted it. The eclipse starts well but when i create any project it lags, i've to kill the ...
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Should I be asked for my password when a bug report is sent?

First thing in the morning I started Ubuntu, and the Chrome browser. In the browser I visited a page with a password-field on it. So the password-ring popped up. Then a dialog popped up asking for a ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS freezes randomly- no other answers found provide real insight

I just recently switched from Windows 10 to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. After a few days, the system started freezing randomly while using Chrome and Firefox as well as a third application. None of the ...
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How to fix this Problem ./checksetup.pl

Perl API version v5.14.0 of List::Util does not match v5.18.0 at /usr/share/perl/5.18/XSLoader.pm line 92. Compilation failed in require at lib/x86_64-linux-gnu-thread-multi/Scalar/Util.pm line 23. ...
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Should I report an old bug that is still present?

Hot corners enabled via the Unity tweak tool in Ubuntu 16.04 do not work properly after rebooting. I've seen that this bug has been present since 14.04 and it has been reported on Launchpad, but it ...
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How to report a corrupt package on a specific apt repository?

I am trying to install "netatalk (2.2.5-1) i386" from tr.archive.ubuntu.com But cannot continue to download after 78% and install fails. I have changed the repository and installed the package. But ...
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Which package is responsible for switching input languages?

I am trying to file a bug about language switching using a keyboard shortcut not working on my Unity desktop, but ubuntu-bug requires that I specify a package. Does anybody know which package is ...
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UEFI - Ubuntu Live USB Hard to boot, can't format partitions

I know other people has asked about this before -because i have tried on those solutions and read those answers- but still i ask because none have worked for me. I'm using a a computer made with the ...
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Ubuntu 15.0 bug (system freezes)

I've been using Ubuntu 15.0 without problems for a couple of months, but now it has started freezing. The screen freezes, the mouse cursor freezes, and the audio stops. My only option, as far as I ...
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Where should I report VLC bugs?

I tried to make an account on their bug tracker website and on their forums but I'm getting errors. I also tried looking them up at launchpad but apparently I can't submit bugs there. So where should ...
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Error reports after login, when installing applications

I did a fresh install of 16.04, and updated everything. Now, when I try to install any application (even from Ubuntu Software), it just doesn't work, nothing is installed. I asked similar this ...
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Deja-Dup - send message after backup

Is it possible to send automatically mail or message via TCP port when backup is made by Deja Dup and when backups are scheduled eg. weekly.
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Why does this keyboard layout work in Unity and LXDE but not in XFCE?

On Xubuntu 16.04 I installed ibus-m17n because I want to type Tamil phonetically. This doesn't seem t work with XFCE. I've gotten it to work on Lubuntu 16.04, though. . When I try to use the ibus ...
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Trying to run live usb of 16.04 Intel NUC5PPYU

I already have 14.04 running and would like to try 16.04 as live usb however it only gets part way through and hangs. My system is an Intel NUC5PPYH 64bit. I have already tried running a 14.04 DVD to ...
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Ubuntu doesn't login after broken update

Unfortunately, I made the foolish mistake of shutting down my computer by force while it was updating. So here's how I proceeded after (cause I did my search and nothing's working so far) : I tried ...
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Nautilus share link fail on fstab mounted twice or more times the same share for different users profiles

Nautilus make a shortcut (xshare) below "Computer" which only works on one profile and get buggy in the remaining users. How to mount same share, many times, on one shared desktop, in different user ...
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Ubuntu 16 reboots seconds after shutdown

I've just updated my ubuntu 15 to ubuntu 16. Now, every time I shutdown, the computer reboots after a few seconds! I've already googled for solutions but nothing worked. My computer is a HP probook ...
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How do I get the ubuntu developers to fix a bug?

So, there is this bug, which is critical to our production systems (#1246245 - proftpd fails to restart after logrotate). It makes ProFTPd terminate every few days and I have to restart it. Of course ...
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Ubuntu 16 Kernel BUG (“Oops: 0000 [#1] SMP”) related to amdgpu

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my personal notebook (Dell Inspiron 5548) and everytime I try to logout from any user account, I get a Kernel BUG ("Oops" message) related to amdgpu. I tried ...
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Screen not loading properly on new install

Recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on desktop via bootable USB. After install and restart, screen won't stay loaded for more than a few seconds at a time. It keeps blinking out of everything, keeping the ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 bug unresponsive

I have a HP 250 G3 notebook here. After some time it completely freezes. I can't move mouse or press keys nothing. Also the graphic freezes completely. So I have to press power button to shut down. I ...
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Pathway of critical fixes from Debian to Ubuntu

There is a critical bug in Vagrant packaging for Debian/Ubuntu: Debian: https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=818237 Filled: 14 Mar 2016 Fixed: 03 Apr 2016 Ubuntu: https://bugs.launchpad....
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16.04 LTS wifi connection issues

I discovered several issues with wifi connection after installing 16.04 LTS. First, wifi doesn't reconnect normally after sleep or hibernation. Sometimes the network icon turns into a "up and down ...
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Where should I report the bug/feature request for ubuntu-phone to get a better way to position the cursor

I'm not sure where I should report the following bug/feature request: When you writing something on the ubuntu-phone, finding a spelling mistake and would like to go back to correct it, it is very ...
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Location of start-up configuration files - Firefox launching at startup, Ubuntu MATE 16.04

My problem is simple. Firefox is launching by itself at startup. I can't disable this and if I try to purge it then it tries to also uninstall MATE desktop WTF ??!! The question is which are the ...
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Exception message appear when starting Ubuntu 16.04

The detail words is /dev/sda2: clean, 201776/60878736 files, 4991277/243040256 blocks And my PC is ASUS FX50J, whose VGA card model is nVidia Geforce GTX 850M. What should I do to solve the ...
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Gnome causes system hang; Unity does not. How to locate problem?

There's a bug in Gnome Shell, or possibly something beneath it (seems to apply to gdm, too) that causes a complete system lock up when I plug in an external monitor. This does not happen when using ...
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Exists some Ubuntu 16.04 known bugs/issues site? [duplicate]

Is there some usefull web site where known bugs/issues with Ubuntu 16.04 and workarounds are collected.
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Window titles often remain displayed after closing a window or minimizing it

I have ubuntu 14.04 installed on my system. Whenever I minimize a window or close it , the title bar of the window still remains there. Like if I minimize or close Firefox, the title bar of firefox is ...
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I can't open gufw in Ubuntu 16.04

** (gufw.py:28335): WARNING **: Failed to load shared library 'libwebkitgtk-3.0.so.0' referenced by the typelib: libgbm.so.1: 無法開啟共用目的檔: 沒有此一檔案或目錄 /usr/share/gufw/gufw/view/gufw.py:117: Warning: ...
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info about wireless being greyed out on Lubuntu 13.04, after an OS upgrade

Hello all I'm adding this to provide some more information about this issue which lots of people seem to have seen: I've not got a full solution yet, but I can CONFIRM an oddball workaround which ...
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How to get rid of cryptswap1 and create a new cryptswap1

I've been experiencing a bug during the past few days, ever since recovering my partitions with testdisk after stupidly typing "sudo sgdisk --zap-all /dev/sda." This happened when I was trying to wipe ...
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Kernel panic while working on the computer: some features do not work now

I was doing some stuff via SSH on my laptop when the screen turned into text with a message saying that the kernel is in panic and graphics cannot be supported. (It reminded me of Windows' blue screen ...
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Unsolvable Ubuntu 15.10 problems [closed]

I am relatively new to Linux. I have opened some questions here during my quest to keep Ubuntu as a main OS anyway. I managed to sustain a seemingly redundant installation and everything seems to work ...
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Getting “System program problem detected” pops up regularly after upgrade

This started to happen immediately after I had rebooted the first time after doing a system upgrade. It first starts with a dialogue that says "System program problem detected". Then when I try to hit ...
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Ubuntu freezes a few minutes after login

I use Ubuntu 15.10 (running from disk) I run diagnostics and the disk doesn't seem to have any problems nor my drive should have (it and "expensive" bd-r dvd-r drive from a big brand and never had ...
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How to report a keyboard layout issue

I am using a MacBook Air with a French (a.k.a. AZERTY) keyboard. I chose the "French (Macintosh)" keyboard layout in System Settings / Keyboard / Layouts. Everything works fine, even for exotic ...
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How do I fix the missing reboot/shutdown issue in 13.10?

I am one of the unfortunate who has the problem in 13.10 whereby my reboot/shutdown button is missing from the menu bar. After googling around I found the bug being submitted but the fixes (which ...
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System monitor, does it work?

Ubuntu 15.10, amd fx 8320, 16GB ram 2400, asrock 970 pro3 rev2. I have 2 frozen windows LVM and Ubuntu software center... the browser (And flashvideos ) are playing and the rest of the system is ...
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Ubuntu in Virtual box: Super+shift is interpreted as super+alt after pressing left or right

I am running ubuntu in virtualbox on my mac. So here is a problem (bug in virtualbox?) that makes it hard to remap keys in order to have the same key combinations as in mac osx: If I hit right or ...
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Mouse been going crazy since 14.04 . Is there a fix?

No matter what answer I've tried, if I've used the touchpad or a wireless mouse, my cursor will occasionally go wild. I've noticed it starts this behavior after long periods of use and continues ...
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Alx driven network interface randomly crash under Ubuntu 14.04

I have a software router based on H97N-WIFI, It has two internal network interfaces, I used all of them plus one additional dual port Intel network card for different purpose. One of the interface use ...
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Some words missing from comments in .odt file made in win8 and opened in ubuntu, via LibreOffice(in both)

I had saved a .odt file in my windows 8.1, in which I had saved credentials associated with each and every website I had account on. When I opened that file in ubuntu its email/username and in few ...
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How do I report a bug?

I found a problem with an application on Ubuntu. Questions : How do I best report the issue? What sort of information should I provide?
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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 [...