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Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS installation issue

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS using pen drive on a freshly assembled home PC. The system hangs during the booting process. I have to switch off the system and restart and reboot plenty ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 not working properly after system failure

I recently installed the OS and updated all the drivers. Was just running firefox and the system hanged. Logged out, and restarted just to see the grub boot loader turned from purple to black and also ...
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Brightness change freezes Ubuntu with Noveau and Nvidia drivers

Both Nvidia and Noveau were working fine before my bios update and now they both crash when I change the brightness. Integrated still works fine with brightness and I've tried several Nvidia drivers ...
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Ubuntu to Xubuntu Dual Boot

Well, Ubuntu keeps crashing and from what I've seen Xubuntu has never crashed on me. So I want to put the Xubuntu Desktop Environment over Ubuntu. (It's unity that keeps crashing) However, I want ...
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Xubuntu Freeze/Crash when playing Minecraft [on hold]

I've recently been having a problem where Minecraft and other graphic intensive games seem to lag out or crash Xubuntu 13.10 after playing for 10 or so minutes. I previously encountered this problem a ...
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Disadvantages Installing Gnome on Ubuntu unity

I want to install Gnome on Ubuntu unity i want to know is there a risk of getting my Ubuntu not work after boot are there other disadvantages of installing gnome on Ubuntu unity.
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How do I fix Unity crashing after using Unity Tweak Tool to set Window spreading/scaling?

The problem: After setting Window spreading to on in Unity Tweak Tool, Unity will crash on trying to initiate the Window spread/Scale Compiz effect. This results in the Unity panel and launcher, as ...
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How to get data from semi broken micro SDXC card?

I used to have a 64GB micro SDXC card in my mobile phone. But last week, after the phone crashed and I had to restart it hard, the SD card was not mounted anymore. The phone tried for 5 minutes but ...
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Screen going black, further investigation reveals healthy ram and hard disk, and several kernel oops logs

Six days ago, I went to go take a shower, and I suspended Ubuntu as usual, to save battery life. I came back, and the screen was black. REISUB and general fiddling around did nothing. Restarted, and ...
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windows 8.1 crash after restart

I have installed dual boot wind8.1 with ubuntu 14.04. when I turn on the computer from a complete shut down status, everything is alright and I can access both win 8.1 and ubuntu from grub. but when I ...
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Qt5 crash on drag&drop due to failed call to XRenderFindVisualFormat [on hold]

I have an up to date Kubuntu 14.04.01 and all Qt5 applications with internal drag&drop crash in Qt5 at the line glxconvenience/qglxconvenience.cpp:141: 136 XVisualInfo ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS AMD64 randomly uninstals packages / applications

I am having a strange issue. Occasionally when installing new packages, I will get a system crash notification which I will report. The environment then becomes unstable, unity crashes and all open ...
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[Kubuntu 14.04][Eclipse] ADT crashes at button OK from Project properties

Since i upgraded to kubuntu 14.04, my Eclipse crashes at different situations. Mostly i can "simulate" it when going to project properties and press ok. Then it always crashes. My system: ...
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My IDE keeps crashing instantly: How do I diagnose?

I am using Aptana, Java-based IDE. Starting today, it is crashing suddenly every few minutes. This may have to do with the fact that I recently upgraded to Xubuntu 14.04. There is no error message. ...
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Blue screen while running Ubuntu on vmware in windows 7

I have got dell Inspiron 3521 laptop with windows 7 32 bit,4 GB Ram,i3. I was trying to run Ubuntu on VMware. It was installed successfully but when i tried to run it then blue screen appears. Please ...
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Weird Lubuntu Crash

I am using Lubuntu 14.04. Every so often the whole system will lock up to the point that I can't even drop out to the console. Also whenever this happens the screen goes really weird. I cant find any ...
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Ubuntu crashes when resuming from standby

my system crashes everytime it tries to resume from standby. Thats more than annoying. Unfortunetely i can't see anything in the logs that seems related for me. Any ideas what causes the crash? Which ...
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How can I find the reason ubuntu crashed [duplicate]

As the title, which log file i should pay attention? I don't use X (use ubuntu in text mode), I have python program which use much memmory . When the system break. The ssh can't connnect, keyboard and ...
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Ubuntu 14.01 gives internal errors, system update crashes

Ubuntu keeps on giving me internal errors, when I boot the system up it gives several internal errors, and when I try to update or install a program, the updater and the software center shut down. ...
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Sorry, Ubuntu 12.04 has experienced an internal error /usr/bin/Xorg

how do i fix this my screen keeps flashing. My dvd drive wont work and neither will my wifi devices that are hooked up. How do i fix this i heard of a few other ways but they all require a sudo pw. I ...
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Black Screen/Video Drivers Crashing on Login

I have a new laptop which I have been running Ubuntu on for a few days without any problems. Now when I turn on the computer it gets to the login screen, and if I try to log into my profile there's a ...
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Kernel broken when I was upgrading Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04

I'm newbie here and in Linux manipulations. So..I was upgrading Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 by automatic processes and when was installing stage, there was interruption of power. To power on pc after ...
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Kernel Panic Error Message

Got a crash message while restarting. Get same message after reboot: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(0,0) CPU 1 PID 1 Comm: swapper/0 Not tainted ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 crashes on boot on Asus PC

After successfully installing Kubuntu 13.10 (64bit) on my Asus PC, I tried to upgrade to 14.04. After the upgrade completed and I tried to restart, the boot process crashes with a kernel panic, see ...
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14.04 installation crashed - now machine is dead

I was half way through an upgrade from 12.04 to 14.04 when my machine crashed. At this point it had been running for over an hour doing the upgrade so I have no idea what caused it. I was merrily ...
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Applications greyed out and non responsive

Installed Ubuntu 14.04, applications on ubuntu are very slow and non responsive. Most of the time windows are greyed out and becomes non responsive. Any help please?
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Ubuntu apps crashing in 14.04?

Basically, I have had a number of applications on my computer crashing, such as Wine Applications, CompizConfig Settings Manager, and Caffeine. I tried running them in terminal, and even re-installing ...
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After the Skype update, on Ubuntu 12.04, it crashes directly after log in.

That's exactly it. I've done everything every other forum and Google search suggested. (With the exception of one guy saying to delete the /.Skype folder.) I just couldn't find the folder. I'm at an ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 freezes a lot

I have a desktop with Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity, fresh install about a year ago. Details: Intel Core i5-3570K CPU @ 3.40GHz × 4, 4Gb RAM, 2 Tb HD, 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS Kernel: 3.5.0-54-generic ...
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Ubuntu crashing on purple loading screen

I've done something which unfortunately seems to have caused Ubuntu 14.04 to fail at start up and was wondering whether I could get some guidance about debugging the issue. It started when I rebooted ...
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Ubuntu crashes and BIOS resets to default (Overclok issue?)

since I recently had more contact with Linux in general I wanted to try it out on my home computer too, so I switched from Win7 to Win8/Ubuntu (Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS) and SteamOS (based on Debian) ...
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Wireless Repeater causing kernel to crash

So my wireless set up is not ideal as far as my location relative to my AP goes. However I recently remembered I had/dug up an Amped Wireless 300N repeater (range extender). I set it up in my living ...
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Ubuntu 14 Installed on External Hard Drive Random Crashes

I have installed Ubuntu 14 onto my external hard drive and everything initially works great. However after an apparently random amount of time (although this has happened every time I have been ...
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Wine sometimes crashes entire system

Sometimes, programs that I am running with Wine (1.7) will crash my entire system. (Ubuntu 14.04) Clarification: during these crashes, Ubuntu is 100% non-responsive. I unable to use all of the ...
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Ignore specific programme's crashes in apport

If you have to use a program that crashes regularly some people tend to uninstall apport (which you should not) So how could we exclude a program from apport's notifications?
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MySQL keeps crashing in Ubuntu 12.04

Every few hours, MySQL crashes on my Digital Ocean Ubuntu 12.04 machine. Below is the errors I am seeing in my MySQL error log. I thought it was a memory issue, so I added a swap, but that didn't fix ...
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Error “shockwave flash has crashed ” google chrome ubuntu 14.04.1

I can not watch videos on twitch because shockwave flash crashes. I tried to disable the flash in the plugins but I only seen one Flash plugin. Before when I used 12.10, I saw 3 plugins for Flash, ...
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Problems with Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit

I updated to Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit yesterday and there are problems everywhere. Firefox almost never works. It crashes all the time. I also get some system errors. I can't find anyone else having the ...
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Apt-get says up to date, errors say no update log?

I am on a relatively fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04, but I have updated and upgraded with apt-get multiple times. The Software Updater confirms that I everything is up to date. But I frequently have ...
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how to track a crash when changing from X :1 to X :0?

I need to track on 14.04 a crash that often happens here: I open a new X at :1 (that sometimes goes to ctrl+alt+f8 others to f9). But when I try to go back to X :0 with ctrl+alt+f7, it crashes ...
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Binary crashing continuously since 12:40 GMT+1 for no reason

This file worked before that time for nearly a day. I also downloaded the binaries and tried it at home and it still worked perfectly. The error I recieve is here: ./vpk.sh: line 3: 23707 Illegal ...
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chrome crashing too often in Ubuntu 14.04

Ever since I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04, Chrome (google-chrome-stable) crashes a lot more often than before. I do keep several tabs open (>20), but they are all light (no multimedia) and have never ...
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Openshot crashes when opening saved project

I worked on a project with Openshot...saved it...when I try to open it, Openshot grey out and open saved file for just a friction of second and then crashes. It does that every time I try to open the ...
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14.04 Unity crash, when i click on icon (luncher panel)

When I click on an icon (luncher on left site) unity crashes. `unity --replace unity-panel-service stop/waiting unity-panel-service start/running, process 19091 compizconfig - Info: Backend : ...
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X org rollback version and Solving problems (Hardware Acceleration)

This question goes with my previous question: google chrome crashes in 14.04 regarding Google Chrome Crashing X. I believe X.org was recently updated on my Xubuntu 14.04 trusty. Until recently I ...
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Installer crashing

I have an old HP a1430n and I'm trying to install Ubuntu. It gets through until the screen where I enter a username and password, but it crashes. Tried several times and it crashes there every time. I ...
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How can I diagnose sudden “power off” problem?

I have one of the new Haswell NUCs running 14.04, and once every couple days the box just turns off. The monitors and other devices keep running, but the box is just off. I looked through syslog, but ...
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How do I find logs that report the cause of a system crash?

My computer with Trusty is often rebooting, apparently in a random way. I have looked in system register but there are so many logs that is quite difficult to find the ones which only report the error ...
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the ubuntu that i install hang version 14.04 [duplicate]

Anyone help i went into few problem using ubuntu os crashes How to fix it ? Laptop Information Laptop : Acer M5-481TG Ultrabook Dual Graphic use after sometime it freezes
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Ubuntu Crash / Crazy Colors

yesterday I installed Ubuntu 14.04 via USB, and after logging into my account, the screen freezes and shows some colors like these http://i.stack.imgur.com/Xmbo7.jpg Sometimes if I enter in Guest ...