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OpenGl driver does not work

I am very new to linux. It have been using linux for only two days now and I am really impressed by ubuntu. But I am facing a major problem. My OpenGL driver is not working. I use a propriatry driver ...
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unable to use wifi on sony vaio duo 13 SVD13215CGB

I'm new to linux and I've recently installed ubuntu 15.04 onto my 16GB thumbdrive. The issue is that it has no wifi capability. lspci shows: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT DRAM ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 graphical issues

I am using lubuntu 15.04 on an old pc Intel pentium 1.70 ghz 256+512 MB ram 32 bit processor (no support for 64bit) I used forcepae flag for launching it There are graphical issues like ...
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Broadcom wireless network driver won't install offline

My Ubuntu 14.04 does not have network access. I tried installing the driver as explained here but it doesn't work. I get the exact same error message as ln78 complains about. Pilot6 responded to this ...
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where do i add modules to initramfs? 15.04 [duplicate]

I need to add these modules because my usb keyboard is not working when I try to type my encrypted password. usbcore uhci_hcd ehci_hcd usbhid I guess I need to add these to ...
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need initfamfs modules. 15.04 [duplicate]

is anything else supposed to be here? I am using Ubuntu gnome and my keyboard is unresponsive for encryption password. Do I need any more modules, and if so where do I add them. # List of modules ...
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Can connect to the Wifi but can't access the internet

I am using Dell Insipiron 5521 and have installed Ubuntu 14.04 about a month ago. I have always used Ethernet to access the internet (it works pretty well) but whenever i try to access internet ...
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Wifi problem on 14.04

Even when I was using Windows XP, I could only use the internet with my ethernet cable plugged in, I could never search for WiFi networks. I thought switching to Ubuntu might fix it as new drivers ...
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Kubuntu 15.04 recognizing Wacom Intuos5 as Joystick

I've just upgraded my Kubuntu to 15.04 and I'm having problems with my Wacom Intuos5 settings screen. Kubuntu is recognizing it as a joystick, the pressure of the pen sometimes go away, I can't ...
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Ubuntu Not Recognizing Intel Integrated Graphics Card HD 3000

I'm trying to get Intel / AMD graphics switching to work properly on my Macbook Pro 8,2 (Late 2011) on Ubuntu 15.04. This model comes with an integrated Intel HD 3000 Graphics card and the AMD ATI ...
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Intel Wifi 3160

What a weekend, first I installed Ubuntu, I know not to a big feat, but the last laptop I installed it on only had 1 partition and the new one had 4. What a pain in the rump. Now to the problem, the ...
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Huge packet loss on openwrt [on hold]

I have a strange issue on mikrotik rb951-2hnd router. I firmwared it to openwrt a few years ago and everything worked fine. Just a few months ago I decided to update firmware. So I did it and ...
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my backtrack 5r3 gives no interface chipset and driver information as [on hold]

airmon-ng Interface Chipset Driver airmon-ng start wlan0 Found 1 processes that could cause trouble. If airodump-ng, aireplay-ng or airtun-ng stops working after a short period of time, you ...
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Black screen - Can't reconfigure Xorg [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a laptop with an nVidia 850m. I installed proprietary drivers and bumblebee and everything worked fine for weeks. After running a dist-upgrade I have a black screen on ...
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Problem when installing intel i40e driver

i am running ubuntu 14.04 on virtualmachine. wifi wasn't working, instead it appears as a 'wired connection 1' and can't choose a different wifi network. I looked to see if i needed a driver because ...
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Performance problems with Ubuntu 14.04

My computer's performance (A 2012 Macbook Pro, i7 with intel hd 4000), specifically with gaming, has been lacking in Ubuntu compared to my other operating systems, OS X and Windows. I feel like this ...
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RTL8723BE wifi problem ubuntu 15.04

I've recently bought a Lenovo Thinkpad E440 laptop. Everything works fine except for the WiFi card. I've already installed the github driver and ran this command: echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=0" ...
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Settings or something on Nouveau driver?

I'm on Ubuntu GNOME 15.04 and Nouveau driver is set by default. I don't want to set Nvidia proprietary driver because of my little fear (I broke my pc a while ago on 14.04 only trying to set it on ...
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Execute .sh file, neither in terminal or interface+graphics card issue

I've just installed Ubuntu 15.04 a few days ago, it runs pretty well so far. But I wanted to upgrade it a little and started to play around with tweaks and other stuff. Trying Cairo, I saw that ...
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No wifi on HP Pavilion DV7 with Ubuntu 12,04

I recently updated to 14.04 but I found a whole lot of problems and decided to revert my changes with a clean install of 12.04. I didn't have any problems with the wifi before but now I can't seem to ...
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Burning a hex file for 8051 microcontrollor on Usbasp Serial Peripheral Interface ( SPI ) on ubuntu 14.04

I used to burn the hex file in windows by Plug in the hardware into my windows pc. installing usbasp drivers. Use progisp software (A 8051 USB ISP PROGRAMMER) to burn hex file into the 8051 ...
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wifi firmware installation instruction procedure [duplicate]

my devices chip id is BCM4312 LP-PHY chip (PCI ID 14E4:4315),please give me the instruction to install firmware-b43-lpphy-installer.
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AMD open source drive slow rendering

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 + amd proprietary. I want to replace proprietary drive with open source because it is freezing during debugging of multi-threaded program. I'm uninstalling proprietary drive ...
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Load newer Kernel module over older build in one on start

I am using the Intel 82579LM network card, for which there is a newer driver available on the Intel driver site. Installing the driver is no problem and after manually removing the kernel module from ...
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How can I install multifunction printer-scaner Samsung SCX-3405 on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I use such printer on my lab top. It can only print but it cannot scan. I want to know how can I install this device driver. Thank you.
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please help me install wireless usb adapter driver

I got a wireless usb with the rtl8188C , it came with the cd and it detects it but it doesnt have he driver installed, please help
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Using the correct driver for my WiFi adapter?

I'm trying to install the PCE-N53 Asus wireless adapter on my machine. After following the instructions here and rebooting, I noticed that my machine is still using the "rt2860" driver: 05:00.0 ...
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How to install RT2870/RT3070 Wireless Driver?

I have an alfa awus036h, but I don't know how to install the driver on ubuntu 14.04. When the device is plugged and wireless switch is off. This is is the output of lsusb. Bus 001 Device 002: ID ...
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Intel WLAN Card gets no internet connection with speedport router

I have installed a new Ubuntu 14.04.1 on my Laptop and can connect via WLAN without any problems to my fritzbox router (which supports 802.11n standard). With another router (Speedport W501V), which ...
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Steam not working with open source drivers

I have been on quite the odyssey trying to get steam to work. I am using Ubuntu 15.04 and the linux 4.0.5 kernel. System specs: Intel haswell quad core CPU AMD Radeon 7870 Graphics Samsung 850 EVO ...
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My wifi is not functioning properly on my HP 15-r249TU

I only have Ubuntu on my laptop and my wifi is not working properly. It connects initially for 10 mins then either the connection is lost and doesn't connect to any network, or it stays connected but ...
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Gtx 970 can't boot Ubuntu 15.04. Failed to start /etc/rc.local.compatibility

I recently installed a 970 before I was using integrated graphics. My system is dual booted win 10 and Ubuntu 15.04. I installed the most recent driver, and plugged in the gpu. It starts to boot in a ...
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Running Posix threads on Ubuntu

I am trying to run posix threads in a c programme and I'm getting these errors: make: *** [HPCFilter] Error 1 HPCFilter C/C++ Problem undefined reference to `pthread_create' binning.c ...
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Unbind Radeon > hand over to VFIO-PCI

i have two Radeon GPUs (AMD R9 290 and AMD HD7870) i want to unbind the R9 290 from the radeon driver and hand over it to QEMUs VFIO-PCI driver. I'm using these commands: echo 0000:06:00.0 > ...
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Wifi Card not Identified

When I try sudo lshw -C network and look under "product" to find the specific model of wifi card I have, I see: product: Broadcom Corporation Does anyone know why I can't seem to get the actual ...
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Installing Nvidia drivers breaks cinnamon

What is the safest way to install Nvidia drivers with bumblebee and optirun? The bumblebee and optirun packages installed fine, but I got a "Cannot access secondary GPU - error: Could not load GPU ...
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How to get intel graphics drivers for 14.04?

I did some looking around and it seems like there was, at one time, an intel-made graphics program for Ubuntu 14.04. But it seems that they have since started only supporting 14.10 (which is ...
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Xubuntu 12.04 - the newest nvidia driver

I use Xubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have added the xorg-edgers repo for apt: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa -y sudo apt-get update It contains nvidia-346 drivers but the newest driver is ...
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Diagnosing Slow Boot - 15.04

I've recently thrown Ubuntu onto my main rig as a dual boot. I've been having an issue with a rather slow (relatively speaking) boot time. It takes around forty seconds. I seem to have found the ...
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Problem with fan on samsung

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a Samsung aviv book 8 (NP870Z5G). I encountered a problem with the fan, it seems to be running more often under Ubuntu than under windows. For instance, I always ...
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How can I confirm that I'm using Adobe Flash hardware acceleration (VDPAU) with Chrome on Ubuntu with integrated Intel card HD4xxx and default driver?

The title tells it all. I have found one similar question but it is outdated from 2013 and not related to Chrome. How can I enable hardware acceleration for flash on Intel graphics? When I go to ...
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does not detect my sound card HDMI

Mainly, the sound only heard in the computer and not on TV, I have no problems with the video, it works correctly. Ubuntu never detect my sound card hdmi. commands: aplay -l results: **** Lista ...
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Wireless, Ethernet and Bluethooth not working with lenovo G5080 under Ubuntu 12.04.5/14.04 64bit

I have Lenovo G50-80 laptop and installed Ubuntu 12.04.05 or 14.04 for 64 bit. But I can't establish a wireless connection or a ethernet connection. $ lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net 02:00.0 Ethernet ...
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Steel Series Laptop Keyboard

After installing Linux 14.04 on my new MSI GT72 gaming laptop I can not seem to figure out how to get my back lite LEDs to work on my keyboard. The laptop has a steel series keyboard. I have searched ...
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fl studio + wine = CPU overload, why?

I've installed Ubuntu 14, 15 and mate only to find that when I run fl studio through wine it max's out the CPU when I try the free track at the beginning of the program. My laptop is an Acer aspire ...
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KDM (maybe) freezing occasionally, usually on login screen

I am running Kubuntu 15.04 on my Sager NP8268. I have played with Linux in the past and am re-introducing myself to it right now. I am experiencing random freezing, most often on the KDM Login screen. ...
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Brother MFC-6490cw driver?

I have a brother MFC-6490CW printer and I am unable to connect to it through my wireless network using ubuntu 14.04 due to not having a driver available... does the driver exist? if it does, how do I ...
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What are the drivers for the VisionTek 7K 64MB Video Card?

I am trying to set up dual monitors with my existing onboard VGA and this graphics card that I was given. This new graphics card does some weird stuff with Unity(switching default monitor, the ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 screen blackout every few seconds

I had Ubuntu 14.04 when today, I started facing this problem of screen blackout after every few seconds on logging in. So, I upgraded to 14.10 and installed graphics driver from intel graphics ...
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Wireless mouse detection issue

I bought a wireless ASUS WT465 mouse, but when I plug it in the sensor does not work. I can click the left and right buttons and use the scroll but the mouse doesn't react to movement. Initially I ...