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nvidia-modprobe trying to load the wrong driver

I've finally installed the latest nvidia drivers running with Bumblebee. It works just fine now with optirun. The driver is called nvidia_352. Now I'm trying to get CUDA working. I can modprobe ...
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Driver for BCM43142 [duplicate]

Is there a driver for BCM43142 wireless card which supports 'AP' mode? Or IS there a way to create hotspot without Ap mode?
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Wireless driver for BCM43142 with AP mode [duplicate]

Facing the same problem as this: Broadcom BCM43142 WiFi drivers with AP mode to create hotspot for android devices Awaiting answers...
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Can I safe-change nouveau for nvidia for gaming, and back to nouveau for avoid tearing?

Up to day, even in 15.10 beta 1, nvidia drivers (even 355) makes my screen tearing, even moving windows. I've tried every fix on the internet (askubuntu, forums) but nothing works. I think I have to ...
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How to install legacy nvidia drivers in 14.04?

I have an older desktop with an NVIDIA GeForce FX 5500, which means only the 173.xx versions of nvidia's drivers work. In the "hardware drivers" thing, I selected the "proprietary drivers" option, ...
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Deleted drivers. How to get them back with LiveUSB?

I needed fglrx drivers, but for some reason they don't work with my computer. (Login Loops) (AMD Sapphire Radeon R7 User) So I purged them with recovery mode.. but then I was not able to get ...
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Installed 14.04 and can not connect to wifi

I just installed 14.04 and cannot connect to wifi. I am currently using a wired connection but my other computer and phone are connected just fine so it isn't my internet. I've been through all ...
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Upgrading to newest nVidia drivers on a laptop that uses Optimus? (Ubuntu 15.04)

I'm running Ubuntu 15.04 on a laptop with an Intel HD Graphics 5000 and a nVidia GeForce 520M, joined by an Optimus. I'm trying to upgrade my graphics drivers to the latest provided by the vendor so ...
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wifi driver not working

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 and to getwifi, I had to activate my wifi driver. But the problem is that underneath the driver name, it's written that the driver is not working and sure enough, ...
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New rig z170, 15.04 - on board sound card not recognized

I bought a new rig which consists of an I5 skylake CPU, Asus Z170 mobo, and a radeon 390 GPU. Had some issues which by now are sorted, although I am left with the audio problem still, sound card is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS randomly freezes

Hi reinstalled ubuntu in the last week a couple of times and I am always getting ubuntu to freeze. I am working on an Asus N82JV: intel core i5 (dual core) Nvidia GeForce 335M with nvidia optimus 8 ...
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CUPS not working

so .. we have a problem hemre! server with ip 192.168.1.2 on the adapter1 /internal network/ ip 10.8.0.1 on the adapter 2 /external network/ cups installed with /etc/cups/cupsd.conf MaxLogSize 1m ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Nvidia NVS 5200m not working and mini display port not working

so I have about 3 issues that may be all related. I have a thinkpad T430s with nvidia optimus. I cannot for the life of me get the GPu working with bumblebee (used all the guides posted around here) ...
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Games on Steam do not launch

I got through various problems to make Steam launch.. with my AMD Radeon R7 4 GB Graphics card and the XOrg (Gallium) Graphics, (I can't login, Login Loop happens, and I can't do CTRL + ALT + F1 / F2, ...
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Brother DCP T300 is not responding on Windows after installing its driver on Ubuntu 14.04

I have Windows 8.1 64 bits on a hard-drive and Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 64 bits on another. I have initially installed my Brother DCP-T300 on Windows. After that, I installed the drivers on Ubuntu (the ...
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An X Error occured after attempting to launch Steam on Ubuntu 15.04?

I am using AMD Radeon R7 240 4GB (Sapphire) .. and have got through many problems. Steam not launching after switching Graphics Card? This was my first thread regards that.. I did what Sachin Kamath ...
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Optimus: Using optirun logs me out, then fails?

I have a Samsung QX411, with an Intel HD Graphics 5000 and a nVidia GeForce 520M GPU, both bridged with Optimus. I'm running Ubuntu 15.04. Now, here's my problem. When I run optirun glxinfo for the ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 live (with 6gb persistent) don't boot after installing Intel and nvidia drivers

Before I intall them everything was normal. Now pc stuck at blue lubuntu boot screen. I am using 8 gb USB drive to boot My hdd died that's why I'm using USB drive to boot my pc (hdd unplugged) ...
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wi-fi, driver problem

I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows, and one of the first things i noticed is that my wi-fi switch (fn+f3) didn't have any effect. I looked up the problem online, and the only results ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 WiFi

I have a macbook 5,2 and downloaded Lubuntu 14.04 and WiFi won't work. I did a command to find the card (forgot what command exactly) and it came up as a Broadcom BCM4322. On the mac system profiler ...
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Broadcom BCM43142 driver

This is a continuation of this question. One answer said that the driver for the Broadcom BCM43142 wifi chip has "not been released into the mainstream yet". Does anyone know when it will become ...
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No sound in ubuntu 14.04 (in toshiba satellite). Earphones are working but speakers don't work

I have toshiba satellite p50 b-117. I installed ubuntu 14.04. My computer's speakers don't work but earphones are working. How can i fix? (This is my first time with ubuntu so pls try to explain your ...
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Wifi driver not working properly dell inspiron 1525

I tried just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a colleague's Dell inspiron 1525 who wasn't happy with his previous os... I tried to install the basic driver, with $sudo apt-get install ...
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Cant load D-Link DWA-131 version E1 on Ubuntu 15.04

The device is seen as: Bus 001 Device 003: ID 2001:3319 D-Link Corp. I followed the instructions from here: http://www.linux-hardware-guide.com/in/2013-11-16-d-link-dwa-131-n300-usb-wifi-adapter ...
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How to build phison module on 14.04.03 (x64)?

I've tried to make the makefile. I downloaded the source files here: http://lxr.oss.org.cn/source/drivers/staging/phison/ Makefile: obj-$(CONFIG_IDE_PHISON) += phison.o all: make -C ...
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Kubuntu/KDE Plasma OpenGL Graphics Issues

I'm running KDE Plasma Workspace on Kubuntu 14.04 and I'm having graphics issues. When hovering the mouse over bars, the info window that opens had a large black box around it, when trying to change ...
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Hearthstone graphics glitch (shadows on Blackrock board)

Specs: VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF114 [GeForce GTX 560] (rev a1) Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 83b5 Kernel driver in use: nvidia Ubuntu 15.04 - Linux-x86_64 NVIDIA ...
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Driver for prolink pcc1310? Can it be converted to ubuntu supportable format

I have a prolink pcc1310 webcam. I installed Ubuntu(vivid vervet) yesterday and so I have experience of less than 24 hr with Ubuntu. I tried to install driver of the web camera but Ubuntu didn't ...
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Scanner under Linux unsuported by SANE

I got ordered to install Kyocera FS-1035MFP in my office. Got printer to work through CUPS with an ease. The problem is the scanner, though. SANE doesn't support my scanner $ sane-find-scanner ...
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CUPS final printing data for OKI ML 186 dotmatrix

I need to use CUPS in ubuntu to configure and print using OKI ML 186 printer. I dowloaded CUPS driver including PPD file rastertookidata filter which uses ghostscript to convert to epson print data ...
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Asrock H97 Pro4 - Network problem [on hold]

I just tried to install Elementary OS, but i had no network. Not in Live CD or after installation. It wired network. Then trid Linux Mint 17.2, and had the same problem. Does anyone knows how can i ...
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Wifi Problem in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

When I boot Ubuntu 14.04, Wifi works properly for few minutes, but after that I can't connect to internet.But still my Wifi status shows connected. lshw - *-network - description: Wireless ...
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Kali Linux 2.0 Wireless Adapter [on hold]

I have been having difficulty trying to get my wireless adapter to work with the new Kali Liunx 2.0. I have a Edimax EW-7822UAC wireless USB adapter. Everytime I download the driver on the Edimax ...
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How Do I Update My Intel Graphics Driver On Ubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to update my intel graphics driver. But I can't find a download for Ubuntu 15.04. Please help me! My processor: Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU T5450 My graphics driver: Intel® 965GM x86/MMX/SSE2
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SOLVED: Installing ethernet driver in Kubuntu 14.04 without internet connection

I have installed Kubuntu 14.04 (desktop version). I wish to install Ethernet drivers. I have two ethernet ports and I found that the drivers that I need are e1000e and igb-5.2.13-k. I have ...
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Install Geforce driver

I'm trying to dual boot ubuntu alongside my windows 7, however the installer doesn't seem to work. Video cuts in and out, most are saying to update my drivers. So my question is, how can I install ...
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Hybrid Nvidia and Intel cards, bumblebee optirun not working and OpenGL not being Intel

I have been fighting with the installation and correct usage of my Nvidia GTX960M together with an Intel i7-4720M CPU on Ubuntu 15.04. I have followed lots of links on this website, on ubuntu wiki ...
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how to install software for wifi dongle

I've got a new Realtek USB wifi dongle comes with installation cd. that includes Linux. It is not, despite assurances that it should be, recognised by the system. How can I use the software supplied ...
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Recommended branch

I am on 14.04 and I was trying to solve my weak wireless connection (download 1Mbs vs 30 Mbs wired) problem using this tread. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2219952 by doing the following ...
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Boot “hangs” when NVIDIA binary driver is installed

THE BACKGROUND Installed a fresh version of Xubuntu 15.04 and started up a game (Team Fortress 2), to my surprise it ran horribly even though I have a GTX 970. My system apparently recognized the ...
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xorg.conf is ignored

I created a /etc/X11/xorg.conf using aticonfig --initial which looks like this: Section "ServerLayout" Identifier "aticonfig Layout" Screen 0 "aticonfig-Screen[0]-0" 0 0 ...
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Netgear N300 WNA3100 to Work on Ubuntu 14.04

I followed the instructions here: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=885520 to get my Netgear N300 WNA3100 wireless adapter working on Ubuntu 14.04 however I get to the point where I list ...
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AMD discrete graphics unusable on a MacBook Pro 8,2

I have installed Ubuntu 15.04 on a MacBook Pro 8,2 with a proper EFI single boot. All works like a charm and the boot process is really fast, I'm really satisfied. I have only one issue: I can use ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 nVidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost External Monitors Detected as Built-In Display

http://i.stack.imgur.com/x9Vh4.jpg http://i.stack.imgur.com/lBgsS.jpg Ever since I upgraded from Ubuntu 14.10, my GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost has not worked well with Ubuntu 15.04. I installed Driver ...
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Which of these hardware devices are not listed in the /dev directory?

(1) Mouse (2) Video adapter (3) Network adapter (4) Webcam (5) Hard drive (6) USB drive I feel like all of them is listed except for the network adapter , Is that correct ?
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troubleshooting my wireless card to use aircrack-ng

I am using Mediatek MT7630E as my wireless card. I am bit confused about my injection capabilities of my wireless card . Wherever I try to de-authenticate a client I get a following error ...
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Netowork manager doesnot show wireless option

I forced closed my ubuntu 14.04 while updating and now i think some drivers aren't working since there is no sound while playing video and i cannot find wired and wireless option in network manager ...
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xbox one controller locks up system [on hold]

I have an Xbox One controller and when I plug it into my BETA wily werewolf system running kernel 4.1.0-3-generic it locks up completely. Input stops working and everything freezes. Unplugging the ...
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Ubuntu 15.04: unknown display & can't change brightness

I have Ubuntu 15.04 on my Toshiba Satellite A500-14H with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650. First Problem: When I go to settings - display devices (hardwares), it tells me "Unknown Display". I get the ...
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Module load can't work for some software

I have installed modules-3.2.9. When I type "module load" (I have set up the module path, and installed packages in the right file). It works fine for some software, however, for the ...