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Oilaf driver updates?

I've installed Oilaf graphics driver from here: Oilaf graphics driver But keeps updating the same items in loop, like lib1gl or opengl apis, any idea what I can do to update normally?
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Ubuntu 16.04: WiFi BCM43142 doesn't see nearby networks

I've just bought an Acer ES1-521 laptop. First thing I did was to boot into the BIOS setup, change boot order to USB DVD-Drive first and install Ubuntu 16.04 from a DVD (everybody does that, right?). ...
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Turn on proprietary Nvidia graphics driver on Ubuntu 16.04 in recovery mode

I had a working system running Ubuntu 16.04 with the proprietary Nvidia graphics drivers. I decided to switch to nouveau (foolish, I know) and now the system won't boot. It forces me into recovery ...
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Where can i download Video(Graphics) and Audio driver for my Laptop with NVDIA Graphics Processor

I need the Video driver or the Graphics Driver for my Hp pavilion laptop with NVIDIA processor. And i need the Audio driver for the same laptop configuration. Where can i find those drivers ?
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the USRP Hard Driver cannot be get on ubuntu

I cannot find the UHD in the Ubuntu softwave(16.04). so that, When running the GRC, it showns No devices found for. And when I put the commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ettusresearch/uhd the ...
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How do I get my PIXMA MP250 printer to work on 14.10 [closed]

I have tried installing the software, with no success. When I go to printers under system settings, the button to add a printer is greyed out even though the printer is plugged up. I tried running ...
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Installing NVIDIA GEFORCE 920 M on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS | Acer Aspire E Series

I Bought Acer Aspire E15 E5-573G-39G8 (NX.MVMSI.045) Notebook last month back which has the below graphic cards 2GB DDR3 NVIDIA 920M Intel Broadwell-U Integrated Graphics ( fallback i guess ) ...
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Nvidia Geforce 820M driver [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 16.04, want to play games, But nvidia driver is not installed, Should I install the driver for better performance or Intel Graphics will cope up with it? In additional drivers nvidia ...
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WIFI connected- Internet cuts off

Okay I am new to linux, ive tried 2 wireless cards both work and after some usage they'll just randomly stop working but the computer will still show as connected. I unplug, plug back in and I'll be ...
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wifi - rtl8723ae - ubuntu 14.04 - issue with reconnection

I can't reconnect to some WiFi here are some info that could be useful: sudo lshw -C network -numeric *-network description: Ethernet interface produit: AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet [...
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Character Device Driver Build issue

I wanted to build the character device driver which I have as per my requirements in fedora core(fc6) system but it is giving the below error while building the character device driver source file ...
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wifi disconnected after reboot, ubuntu 16.04

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 on Lenovo G580 and first time I connected WiFi but after reboot I have got this popup disconnected - you are now offline Network. $ lspci -k | grep Net -A2 02:00.0 Network ...
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Can my laptop support Ubuntu?

can this laptop run ubuntu? https://www.pcspecialist.co.uk/notebooks/cosmosXT-15/ these are the specs I choose but I don't knwo if drivers are compatible: Intel® Core™ i7 Quad Core Processor 6700HQ ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 videodriver

Is there any driver for a Intel® Skylake DT GT2 videosystem? I have an "Unknown display" problem and the only resolution is 1024x768.
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Ubuntu 16.04 lagging

I have a problem with lagging ubuntu and really high temperature of GPU (nvidia). Laptop specs: RAM: 8gb CPU Intel® Core™ i5-3210M CPU @ 2.50GHz × 4 GPU GeForce GT 635M/PCIe/SSE2 Ubuntu 16.04 x64 ...
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Adjusting PowerMizer performance levels without restarting X

I have a NVidia GeForce Ti 550 and am running Xubuntu 16.04, using the official drivers. nvidia-settings reveals that I have three different "performance levels" under the PowerMizer settings, but it ...
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Ethernet connection detected but not connecting to internet

I am using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS . I had completed reformatted and reinstalled Ubuntu 16.04 from scratch . The Ethernet connection is getting Detected as wired connection 1 however it is not connecting to ...
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After Nvidia Update Ubuntu Toolbars and desktop missing [duplicate]

I recently tried updating the nvidia drive versions, now i am unable to access terminal or any of the toolbars.I can login but clt alt T does not open terminal.I had run the following commands earlier ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 is not detecting my Nvidia 820M graphic card, how should I install the drivers

Ubuntu 16.04 is not detecting my Nvidia 820M graphic card, how should I install the drivers ? Will I face any problems if I install the drivers?
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Lenovo Z400 low brightness video driver problem

I have a laptop ideaPad z400 from lenovo that there is a brightness trouble. When it was with windows 10. I were with the same problem, but I could fix easily installing default driver. But now, I've ...
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Disable discrete graphics card permanently

Just installed Ubuntu 16.04 in a dual boot with Win 7. My graphics card, AMD Radeon HD 6770M is fried, and hangs and then crashes the computer the moment it's activated. So I've been running my Win 7 ...
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Nvidia X server - cannot switch to GPU from my Intel, because of python import error

When I try to switch to my NVIDIA this happens: ERROR: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/share/screen-resolution-extra/nvidia-prime.py", line 22, in <module> ...
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No Drivers under Additional Drivers tab in Ubuntu 16.04 dual boot with Windows 10 UEFI in HP ac-033tx [duplicate]

I installed my Ubuntu today using live USB. When I used the USB in order to use Wifi I had to enable Broadcom driver in the Additional Drivers tab. After I have installed Ubuntu there is no Driver ...
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BSNL EVDO 3.1 Mbps Data Card does not connect in ubuntu mate 14.04

I have BSNL EVDO 3.1 Mbps Data Card connected in my HP Pavilion g6-1117tx Notebook PC. I have OS installed ubuntu mate 14.04 and windows 7 (dual booted). When I logged into windows my EVDO card works ...
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Wireless disconnect issues Ubuntu 16.04 with RTL8821ae

I've been having trouble with my Wifi ever since I installed Ubuntu 16.04 two months ago. There are several posts similar to this one on the forums, however I've not found any that work for me. Here ...
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No me anda la placa WLan [duplicate]

Desde controladores instalé la placa Broadcom BCM43142 802.11b/g/n (rev 01) pero no me aparece desde la esquina superior derecha para conectarme a redes inalambricas, necesito ayuda, gracias!
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Wifi doesn't work on Acer E1-531

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 today on my laptop and I was unable to get the WiFi to work (LAN works). Ubuntu recognizes the WiFi NIC (made by intel), lists all the WiFi networks and allows me to connect ...
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No Sound from AlC888S

I have a "alc888S" in HP Touchsmart 600-1050 its showing up as a alc888. front speakers do not work at all no matter what I have tried is there anyway I can get joy from this? I have seen and tried ...
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Ubuntu, drivers, fonts and update

I am trying to make a minimal Ubuntu setup with my own window environment of choice. I have found this manifest file describing the packages included with Ubuntu: http://releases.ubuntu.com/xenial/...
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xcalib -inver -alter does not work with the NVIDIA driver version 364

I have been using xcalib -invert -alter to reverse the colors in my screen. The command works fine with the nouveau driver using the onboard graphics driver. However, when I switch to NVIDIA binary ...
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Switching from Intel (Battery Saver) to GTX 970M doesn't work

I just installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my Alienware 17R3, and managed to get the proprietary drivers from the Additional Drivers option. However, trying to switch to the 970M from the Intel GPU using the ...
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Nvidia low-graphics mode problem after upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04

After upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04, my Nvidia proprietary driver suddenly become not working. The "system is running in low-graphics mode" message appear every-time I boot my laptop with have Nvidia ...
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Dropping Internet connection on Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8821AE

I have continuous problems of network dropping connections on wifi with ubuntu 16.04, I have an ASUS R510J, this is my network card: ##### lspci ############################# 03:00.0 Network ...
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wifi is very poor and unstable --> after installing ubuntu mate 16.04 in HP Pavilion 15-ab032tx Notebook

I have installed ubuntu mate 16.04 in my HP Pavilion 15-ab032tx Notebook. (windows 8.1 is also there though i have dual booted). I have updated and upgraded by: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get ...
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Ralink MT7601U (148f:7601) Wi-Fi adapter not working on Ubuntu 16.04

I have updated my Ubuntu desktop from 14.04 to 16.04 and my WI-Fi dongle stooped working. I've tried to follow the instructions on Ralink MT7601U (148f:7601) Wi-Fi adapter installation but it did not ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 R9 390 Black screen/freezing on some games

This is a recent install of Ubuntu 16.04. When I run certain games, like Tabletop Simulator or Payday 2 the game will run fine for a couple minutes then all of the sudden freeze, after a few seconds ...
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Unable to stub 1 of 2 nvidia cards

I am unable to have my video card claimed completely by stub: [ 9.897987] pci-stub: add 10DE:13C2 sub=FFFFFFFF:FFFFFFFF cls=00000000/00000000 [ 9.897998] pci-stub: add 10DE:0FBB sub=FFFFFFFF:...
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How do I install USB_Driver.tar.gz? [duplicate]

I am attempting to link my smart phone (ZTE) with my computer running Ubuntu 12.04. I have followed the directions on a file that appears on the screen when I plug the phone into the computer. This ...
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NVIDIA ,Sun Grid engine ,load too high

my cuda version:7.5 nvidia graphic driver version:364.19 the problem is :when running parallel computation, using grid qhost or the top we can see the load is very high (1K~2K),and the machine ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Installation freezes on Splash Screen - nVidia graphic card

I want to install Ubuntu 16.04 on a new Asus Notebook. Notebook speficiations: https://www.asus.com/us/Notebooks/ASUS-ZenBook-Pro-UX501VW/specifications/ When booting from a newly created USB stick,...
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Just a question about switching GPU's

So im running 16.04 and i currently have a zotac GT 430 in my build, it runs great with OpenGL and the nvidia proprietary drivers. I plan to drop in a new GTX 750ti to get more than 20fps on ...
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Network problem Intel card over crossover ubuntu 16.04

i am working with ubuntu linux 16.04 kernel: 4.4.0-21-generic #37-Ubuntu SMP Mon Apr 18 18:33:37 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux i have build up a small cluster with drbd, corosync and ...
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Ubuntu can't boot with ACPI on - Samsung NP700Z4AH Notebook - Radeon HD 6750M

I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 in a Samsung Notebook but can't boot without disabling acpi. I appended acpi=off to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT in /etc/default/grub and updated grub options with update-...
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NVIDIA Driver causes Segmentation fault of graphical applications

I have a little problem with the NVIDIA driver. I've built a PC for scientific computations on which I'm running MATLAB and other programs. To speed up the computations I've included a NVIDIA Quadro ...
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How do I get a Canon ImageRunner 1133a working on 12.04?

Using the default driver in ubuntu 12.04 for the Canon ImageRunner 1133a results in no printing comeing out and no errors displaying... I tried using the drivers on the canon website for this model ...
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16.04 with Radeon R7 370 graphics card has slow and stuttering graphics

I recently installed 16.04 64 bit. every window I open or interact with stutters and goes through its animation extremely slowly. Opening the Unity search takes about five seconds, going through ...
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nvidia drivers cause black screen on login on optimus laptop

I've been attempting to use caffe on my laptop and have been having problems installing the nvidia drivers (needed for the CUDA toolkit). Unfortunately after switching to nvidia drivers in the "...
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Nvidia Drivers and Two Screens problem

Well, I like games and most of games I have only work with OpenGL 4.0, but when I use X.Org driver it only has OpenGL 3.0; and with the Nvidia 364.19 driver (My notebook has a GeForce GT 750 M) it has ...
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no support in amd graphics card ubuntu 16.04

I installed the Ubuntu 16.04 a few days age , since then I had some graphical issues and glitches with this version . first of all I couldn't boot Ubuntu in the UEFI mode so I chose the Legacy mode . ...
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State of AMD drivers in 16.04

I am really confused about the state of AMD drivers on 16.04 My question is six-fold. What is the difference between The amdgpu driver, The radeon driver, and The amdgpu-pro driver? When ...