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Ubuntu keeps crashing on my Dell Inspiron-15 laptop

As soon as I received my laptop a month ago, I installed Ubuntu on it. I do lots of multitasking on my laptop, and always have few browser windows open (about 2 to 4 at a time), and sometimes a ...
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What sudo will fix this tty1?

tty1: 20.472975 xhci_hcd 0000:02:00.0: Stopped the command ring failed, maybe the host is dead Stopped the command ring failed, maybe the host is dead Abort command ring failed HC died; claning up usb ...
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Ubuntu trusty Crashing

I have been dealing with linux on and off. I recently installed Ubuntu trusty 14.04 to use it as a web and ftp server. however intermittently i believe my system is crashing. I have not been able ...
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drm:gen8_irq_handler [i915_bpo]] The master control interrupt lied (SDE)! 3.19.0-42-generic

I noticed that when I am with my iPhone connected to the laptop Ubuntu 14.0.4 kernel drm:gen8_irq_handler [i915_bpo]] The master control interrupt lied (SDE)! kernel 3.19.0-42-generic it freezes ...
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Vanishing desktop and no Bootable device

This is a strange problem, so I am going to try to explain it as best as I can. When using Ubuntu unity the left icon bar will arbitrarily vanish. In addition the network manager and time and ...
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After Upgrading to 15.10 from 15.04, EC2 Webservers Have Become Very Unstable

I have a variety of Ubuntu machines running in production, with about 30 that were upgraded from 15.04 to 15.10. With most of the machines, the upgrade has been a breeze and everything has functioned ...
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Display crashes

My computer runs on a gigabyte B3 Stepping motherboard, an intel i3 chip with integrated graphics, 4 gb of ram and a Dell S2009W monitor. I have used Debian for years but when I installed Jessie (8) ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 crashing randomly

Please forgive me as I am new to Ubuntu. Randomly, this thing which I think is called "Unity" will crash, and I will lose system vitals required to operate the computer. The icons in the top right ...
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Crashes every 30 minutes on 15:10

Environment: Linux david-1510 4.2.0-19-generic #23-Ubuntu SMP Wed Nov 11 11:39:30 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux I have suffered with freezes since installing 15.10 in October every 30 ...
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Nautilus Crashes when Dragging and Dropping Files - Wiley

I'm using the 64-bit version of Wiley. When dragging and dropping files using Nautilus (or other file mgmt apps) the application crashes. I've read a couple of other threads on the same topic but ...
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League of Legends patcher crash playonlinux

Not sure if I'm posting in the right place and how many of you will have knowledge of playonlinux and LoL crashing, but here is the bug I posted to the playonlinux site and I figured I'd repost here ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 crashes after connecting with wifi [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS Kernel Version 3.19.0-39-generic. I can connect to the internet with Ethernet cable. When I switch to a fixed-ip wireless network, the computer freezes! I have ...
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15.10 Crashes when moving icons on desktop

Using cairo-Dock wonder if the problem is with Ubuntu or Cairo-Dock. But when I try to drag an Icon on the desktop (no matter what it is) it moves a few mm and then everything locks up for a couple ...
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Wine program crashes when clicking its window: “System.OutOfMemoryException”

I successfully installed this program on wine and it launches fine, but when I click anywhere on it, the program closes without giving any error. I'm using Wine 1.7.55 on Ubuntu 14.04 Edited: This ...
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How to recover data in crashed ubuntu

I am using ubuntu for past few years along side windows7. recently ubuntu has crashed and showing grub rescue mode. i have again installed ubuntu in other partition. how can i recover my data in lost ...
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System crashing frequently

I have been experiencing issues with my system of late and wanted help with regards to the analysing the crash dump. Any help would be appreciated. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. Cant seem to find the ...
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mouse crashes after sleeping mode

I've installed Ubunutu 14.04 on my laptop, but I have a little problem. If I use sleep mode on my PC (closing it), after opening it, my mouse stops using. I can't click and can't move it neither. I ...
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Completely unresponsive desktop in 15.10 when running Transmission

I've been having this problem in Ubuntu 15.10 where almost every day, my desktop becomes 100% unresponsive. The laptop won't sleep when the lid is closed, I can't switch TTY, I can't even use Alt+...
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Mount And Blade Warband Will not run on Ubuntu 15.10

Like I have said above whenever I try to start Mount And Blade Warband (From Steam) It says "Preparing to Launch" for a few seconds and then shuts off. My friend who is running another Linux distro (...
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Firefox 42 crashes all the time

I have tried various tips from the web to try to get my Firefox back in action. Does anyone have any further advice? It crashes 6 times a day. I send in the crash report every time. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; ...
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My laptop screen goes black on startup? [duplicate]

Whenever I start my laptop, It's screen goes black like stand by mode and power is on(I use Ubuntu along side with Windows). I have to shut it down forcefully and then restart. Appearance of Grub ...
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XFCE: Drag-and-drop pointer stuck on some windows

In some programs like SMPlayer and Clementine when dragging the window with the mouse (for example by accidentally clicking on the program window instead of the media progress bar), the mouse pointer ...
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Unity Desktop Environment Crash

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS when I choose Unity environment to login it login then blinks and logs me out again. What caused the problem: The last thing I was doing is that I was changing the ...
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Most effiecient method to break Ubuntu [closed]

Weird question, but what is the fastest and most efficient method to crash/break Ubuntu 14.10?
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Can't open Softwate & Updates in Ubuntu 15.10

I recently install Katoolin in my Ubuntu 15.10 and add Kali Linux Repositories to the sources.list. When I installed updates, it said that it will update partially because of some reasons. It failed ...
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VLC unable to open any files

What has happened to VLC. I think it updated when the kernel did recently and now it can't open anything: Your input can't be opened: VLC is unable to open the MRL The terminal gives: VLC media ...
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Every version Ubuntu on Mac 5.1 crashes, eventually fatally crashes

I am running only Ubuntu on an old Macbook 5.1 (system specs below). No matter the version of Ubuntu, the computer consistently locks up (unable to reach tty). It doesn't seem to be associated to any ...
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I just installed Ubuntu and now it's crashing all the time, what can I do to fix this?

I just installed Ubuntu from a USB to replace Windows XP on a fairly old computer. It worked fine for an hour or so but then every time I pressed the super button(?)(the windows key on my keyboard) it ...
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New ubuntu install, crash on boot

I have got a new laptop with a i7-6700hq cpu, gtx 950m, 8g ram. I got this laptop with no OS as on my old laptop I have been using linux for years. (Largely due to my Dad insisting it would be easier ...
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Cannot launch applications after switching desktop environment to Gnome

I recently switched from Unity to Gnome 3 by installing the Gnome Shell. But now when I try to launch certain applications (Eg. PyCharm) they crash with a message Gtk-Message: Failed to load ...
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Why netbeans 7.0.1 always crash after start on ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I've done my homework and found out that these symptoms (netbeans crashes right after splash screen) have been reported repeatedly before https://netbeans.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=240296 https://...
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Crash after updates

I was doing standard updates on Ubuntu 14.04, meanwhile I was writing some email when it switched off and this appear: http://imgur.com/N7IJMKU GNU GRUB! I remember that it was part of the update... ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Internal Error : mediascanner-service-2.0

ExecutablePath /usr/bin/mediascanner-servie-2.0 Package mediascanner-2.0.0.107+15.10.20150922.1.0ubuntu1 ProblemType Crash Title mediascanner-service-2.0 crashed ...
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Ubuntu 14.04. LTS Crashes [duplicate]

I ran a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer and for some reason it occasionally crashes. Not a 100% sure what's causing it. My computer is a HP Pavilion P6-2220t Desktop. It has a 6th ...
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Virtualbox Ubuntu 14.10 guest crashes when flipping back to host

Running Ubuntu 14.10 guest on a Windows 7 host. I can switch between the host and the guest without problem except in this case: While in Ubuntu, I inserted a USB key and read some files. If I switch ...
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Upgrade from 15.04 to 15.10 crash

So last night I decided to upgrade my primary workstation from 15.04 to 15.10 via software updater and it just stopped with some errors about desktop wallpapers. After about 30 minutes I just ...
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Ubuntu is relatively unstable [closed]

Ubuntu is much less stable than the dominant OS. It is mostly but not solely Firefox when opening pages like Issuu or html5 sites, where my system hangs. I had not expected to find my computer hanging ...
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Crashes and freezes on start up [duplicate]

my laptop keeps crashing and freezing now it will not boot up properly I get a blank screen with no programme icons visible, any ideas
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Ubuntu 15.10 crashes with kernel 4.3

I'm buying a new Skylake CPU and motherboard and I read that to get proper support for Skylake, I need Linux kernel 4.3. I tried installing it from the .deb packages in http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~...
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Ubuntu 15.10 freezes after a few minutes running

I've installed Ubuntu, Kububtu and Ubuntu Mate on my Alienware Area 51 R2 and they all have the same problem. When I install Ubuntu, it is terribly slow. The way I fixed it was disabling the ...
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Can't shut down ubuntu on macbook pro

I have a macbook pro MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) 2.8 GHz Intel Core i7 16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3 Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB I have a separate partition for mac and ubuntu. Ubuntu is the main ...
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Firefox crashed with SIGSEGV

How can I fix this problem? I already reinstalled Firefox. I'm using Ubuntu 15.10.
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I can't open the Software Center on 14.04

When I try to open the Software Center it’s just white and crashes after 5 seconds. I tried to uninstall and then install it again through the Terminal, but it did not work. Output of software-center ...
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Installation problem - dual boot with W10 on Win certified laptop

I've got Acer V15 Nitro Black Edition with Intel Integrated graphics + GTX 860M and I know there are some problems with drivers and so on. But I have problem with installation, where I just get ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 (seemingly) randomly crashing requiring reboot

Every so often (often enough that it's annoying) my screen goes black and then shows this (sorry for the quality). The only way I know how to get it working again is to reboot my laptop. Is there a ...
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ubuntu 14.04 lts doesn't boot since 3.13.0-64

This is a DELL inspiron 3551, with Ubuntu 14.04 lts 64 bits preinstalled processor: Intel® Pentium(R) CPU N3540 @ 2.16GHz × 4. Quickly after system update, it starts to crash when booting. I don't ...
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Recommended to Restore Ubuntu to a Backup After a REISUB Reboot?

Some background: I'm finding that my Ubuntu 14.04 box is freezing and becomes unresponsive to any suggestion in this thread: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? except REISUB'ing it. I also do daily ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 keeps logging me out randomly

I'm on Kubuntu 14.04 and since today it randomly happens that I get logged out after a few minutes. When I login again everything has been closed, obviously - really annoying. I've searched a bit and ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 randomly crashing back to login screen

fresh install of Ubuntu 15.10 here. Everything works fine, but I'm getting random crashes back to the login screen. I pasted my syslog here: http://paste.ubuntu.com/12989589/ Edit: Confirmed bug on ...
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Ubuntu 14.043 LTS crashes

I have placed this question in the forum and it was placed on hold becuase they did not understand the request? Here it is again My Ubuntu 14.043 desktop using Wifi can't run longer than a day ...