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Wine installation wants to remove nvidia-libopencl1-337

I am running Kubuntu 14.04 LTS and am using Nvidia 337.19 driver. When I try to install Wine 1.6 or 1.7 version (those are the only two I tried) Konsole returns: The following packages will be ...
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Cant Start NVIDIA performance mode

What does this error means? Is not possible to select the NVIDIA GPU, whenever I try this blank error appears and returns immediately to to Intel Graphics I just upgraded to Kubuntu 14.04, but ...
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Display port monitor suddenly broken

I'm running Kubuntu 13.10 and all has been good for ages. I think some recent update has borked my X config and I have no idea how to fix it. I have a Dell laptop with a Dell monitor on a display ...
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Kubuntu 13.10 changing x mode after login

I have a QNIX 2710 monitor which reports bad EDID. Using the nouveau module the screen works fine @ 2560x1440 however the performance isn't ideal so I wish to use the nvidia binary. I have installed ...
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Kubuntu's TTY resolution too low after installing nvidia-current

After installing Kubuntu on a Notebook with GeForce Go 6100 graphics card, the tty's were working correctly, but the KDE desktop wouldn't display anything correctly. After installing the nVidia driver ...
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Install nvidia-cuda-toolkit removes a lot of packages - Ubuntu 13.04

My OS is Kubuntu 13.04 64 bits, and when I try to install nvidia-cuda-toolkit (which I really need) the following packages need to be removed: ia32-libs ia32-libs-multiarch:i386 ...
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OpenGL 4 support in Kubuntu 13.10 with nvidia card

PROBLEM: After installing meta-utils and doing a glxinfo, I get OpenGL version string 3.0. I would like to have support for OpenGL 4.x. I know that I need to update my nvidia driver, but my last ...
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What is KDE's relationship to the graphic's drivers? Can someone explain how it works?

Today at school I was working with a laptop with kubuntu installed. I wanted to get a second monitor working. It was not recognized (it's an older 4:3 VGA flatscreen monitor) so I figured there was ...
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Using nVidia Graphics card on Kubuntu 13.04

I tried to install the nVidia graphics card using the answer in "You do not appear to be using the nvidia x server"(screenshot included) since I was having rendering issues and my laptop ...
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Video shuts off during Kubuntu 13.04 install

I finally got the DVD Kubuntu 13.04 to start properly in UEFI, but I still have the problem of the Video shutting off my monitor during installation. When I click on "Install Ubuntu", or on "Check ...
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What is the most sensible graphics driver to install for Nvidia GTX 670MX and Kubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

Just (re)installed Kubuntu 13.04. I broke my last installation after trying to install Nvidia's graphics driver. I would like to know whether I should install the Nvidia driver, the bumblebee thing ...
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Chrome maximised black screen, missing icons and text

So I'm running Ubuntu 12.10, and I've been having issues with the Google Chrome icons going blank until I hover over them. The text on each tab also goes blank often. I presume it's some graphic card ...
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How to pick which graphic processor to use?

I just changed into Kubuntu from Windows 7. Normally, I would use built-in Intel GPU instead of Nvidia for normal operations. When using graphical software or games, I would change it into Nvidia ...
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Kubuntu 12.04: nvidia-settings shows both of my screens as 'disabled'

When I start nvidia-settings, it says that both of my displays are disabled. Except that I'm typing this using display 0. When I try to enable display 0, it says Separate X Screen (Requires X ...
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nvidia-settings recognizes monitors resolution but refuses to allow me to choose it

I have an nVidia GTX 570 card in my machine, with two monitors connected. This very, very nearly works. I am running Kubuntu 12.10. Upon installation, both monitors worked great, I only had to swap ...
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Removing nvidia drivers without killing kubuntu-desktop (Kubuntu 12.04)

I am trying to install CUDA drivers on kubuntu 12.04, but in order to do so I need to remove nvidia drivers (which come in with the distro). The problem I have is that while doing so it also removes ...
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Removing all traces of Nvidia Drivers

Changed my hardware from Nvidia to AMD in PC pretty much for gaming on my windows install. But now i have booted back into Ubuntu and its taking a hissy fit at the change of hardware. I want to ...
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Super meat boy gives black screen but sound works [Nvidia x64 12.04]

I recently purchased and redeemed the latest humble indie bundle through the USC. All of the games that I've tested so far work great (I've already beaten bastion). I can launch super meat boy, but ...
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kubuntu 12.04 runs slowly

i have a 3ghz amd 64 dual core am3 socket processor, asus mom board, 4GB ram, 8800GTS nividia video card with 500MB ram. installed kubuntu 12.04 and very laggy. select menu and 20 seconds later ...
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Can I Force Kubuntu Installer To Use Nvidia Driver, Not Nouveau?

Is there an alternate install routine for Kubuntu 12.04 that would force the installer to use the Nvidia driver rather than Nouveau? I ask because I've installed KDE-Full on Ubuntu 12.04 and like it. ...
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Random Kubuntu freeze up [closed]

I'm kinda new at Ubuntu/Kubuntu, and I had a few issues. For whatever reason, and at random times Kubuntu locks up and I cannot use either mouse nor keyboard. I have tried jumping to terminal mode, ...