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Intel Graphis card not updating. Problem with ppa?

I'm trying to update my graphics card. Info: description: VGA compatible controller product: 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller vendor: Intel Corporation ...
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nVidia driver reset after each kernel update

I am using the official nVidia driver because my card (GeForce 750 Ti) isn't yet supported by the Ubuntu one. Every time the kernel updates, my system breaks. I've formatted my system two-three times ...
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Added PPA, can't get updated packages

Alright, I'm no so much a ubuntu novice, but this one has me pulling my hair out. I've done this a MILLION times before, but this time something is just not working. I have added 2 PPA's: ...
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How can I tell which backport'ed drivers are currently installed on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I have had major problems with my wifi but currently my 12.04 kernel with some backport drivers that I had installed works. Now I may need to update the kernel (minor version change) and I don't want ...
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How do I check for updates for my AMD Radeon 5870 Graphics card?

I am new to the whole Linux OS and the differences when it comes to updating software on the laptop I have. So, without further ado, my question! I followed this link here to get the driver for my ...
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Dell M5030 Compatability with Ubuntu 14.04

I'm looking to do a fresh install of ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell M5030 laptop running ubuntu 10.04. Will 14.04 be compatible with all the hardware (wifi drivers/usb drivers/mouse drivers/etc)? I'd have no ...
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Will a kernel update overwrite my wireless driver from a newer kernel?

i run ubuntu Release 12.04 (precise) 64-bit Kernel Linux 3.2.0-59-generic but I installed the wireless driver from backports-3.13-rc2-1. Now all works well. My question is about the kernel update ...
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87 views

“Dummy output” and no sound when update to the latest HDA drivers

My system keeps asking for an HDA drivers update, but everytime I update those drivers to the latest version, sound disappers and only "Dummy output" is available as a choice in the Audio settings ...
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Network not working after installing updates

Last night I installed some updates on my Ubuntu 12.04, namely these which, in my opinion, might be responsible: libqt4-network libproxy1-plugin-networkmanager After rebooting the wireless isn't ...
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48 views

Ubuntu WiFi issue

i have installed Ubuntu 12.04 and the WiFi was working well but after i get the updates and restart my PC the WiFi stop working my WiFi device is "Broadcom 4313GN 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi Adapter"
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440 views

My GUI don't load after recent update

After a recent update (regular automatic system updates only) - probably affecting the NVidia driver - I can't open the GUI any more (either on system startup or by manually calling startx). This is ...
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Problem with installing Nvidia driver 319 [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu ver. 12.04 and Nvidia ver. 304. After i updated my driver to 319 which is recommended in Additional Driver, I got stuck in the booting screen with something like: AppArmor etc. (black ...
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Help with modem and question about driver update

I do not understand how to do this: How to make Huawei E3276 to work I would really like some help cause apart from a crummy cellphone tethering the mobile broadband is my only way to connect to ...
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1answer
289 views

New to Linux. Updating graphics drier help.

I just reinstalled Ubuntu 12.04 (LTS) 24 hours after I first installed it. I really screwed up the initial install when I tried to update the Nvidia driver from 3.04 to 3.19. (I have an Nvidia GT220) ...
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297 views

Ubuntu 12.04 doesn t boot after automatic upgrades were installed

I have been using ubuntu for a month and until now there were no problems. After I ran the automatic updates last night,today ubuntu can no longer boot, even with Ctrl+Alt+F1. I can't boot to run ...
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130 views

How to Auto rebuild my module to new Kernel?

New to linux, after doing this: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2092934 I got my wifi up and running, ignorantly, i clicked to update my computer and it came with a new kernel, but it killed ...
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1answer
427 views

problem with bcm43xx / b43 / b43legacy blacklisted /var/log/jockey.log

I have installed ubuntu 12.04 64bit version and I was new to drivers issues and my wireless lan won't activate from Additional drivers and I was reported that I have to check /var/log/jockey.log I ...
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1answer
776 views

ubuntu 13.04, wifi not detecting after restarting PC, after a weekly software updates installation

I am pretty new to Ubuntu and been using it along with windows 7 since past few weeks. I manage to resolve all those preliminary issues with WiFi adapter(Drivers and all) after a fresh Ubuntu ...
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Upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10 disabled track pad, brightness, sound on Lenovo Z570

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 using Ubuntu's software update. It seemed to go all right, however after the system restarted and booted up Ubuntu 13.10, it began experiencing several problems. Some ...
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I have Just Installed Ubuntu. But it's Too Slow

I have Just Installed ubuntu 13.04 in my desktop. But it's running in too slow. please help me... i installed 'intel-linux-graphic-installer' and tried to update graphic driver, but it's Failing while ...
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134 views

Package system is broken(Primus)

stasik@stasik-TWH:~$ sudo apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting dependencies... Done The following packages were ...
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How Can I Safely Update My Intel Ironlake Mobile x86/MMX/SSE2 Graphics Driver?

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and everything is working well except my external monitor. It's somewhat glitchy when I move windows around in it. Also, its resolution is lower than it should be. ...
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1answer
164 views

How to change screen resolution on my 10 year old Compaq Presario 2500

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my old laptop as Windows XP was simply crawling. Ubuntu is a lot lot better..MANY THANKS! But my screen resolution/quality is not great. My display is RS200 ( RADEON ...
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Unity stopped working in 3D after software update

Today I installed some update package and an hour or two later when I restarted my machine, Unity was running in 2D. There were two Radeon packs in those updates which I suspect are the culprit. I ...
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Weird wireless problem

I upgraded to 13.04 2 days ago, wireless worked fine. Then I got some updates the next day, installed all. Now I cannot connect to my WPA2 secured network. Smart-phones, tablets and windows 7 (I ...
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3answers
3k views

Install all xorg-edgers updates?

I'm currently using ubuntu 13.04 and recently got a nvidia gpu. I've found that the easiest way for me to install the driver is to use the xorg-edgers ppa and it works really well. However, I also ...
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1answer
92 views

Nvidia Drivers in Asus m50VC GeForce9300M Ubuntu

I've installed ubuntu 13.04 in my Asus M50VC and I have some problems with nvidia crashes and compiz errors. It presents lots of drivers by nvidia with 313 update, 310 update and the latest update was ...
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128 views

ATI Proprietary Drivers

I've been holding back all xserver-xorg* updates in order to keep from breaking the ATI drivers but apparently I'm not holding back enough because my recent update broke them. I'm using catalyst 13.4 ...
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1answer
277 views

Installing new ATI drivers, running into issues

I'm trying to install "amd-driver-installer-catalyst-13.1-linux-x86.x86_64" for my HD 7850, but I'm having issues getting my old driver uninstalled (which I got from "fglrx-updates" under software ...
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1answer
8k views

Update to latest version of OpenGL

I recently installed TF2 and CS:S on my Ubuntu and it was showing nothing but a black screen (I could still hear the sounds) and after searching a bit I found out it may be my OpenGL version. After ...
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1answer
810 views

AMD Driver update (one from amd.com)

Hi guys what is the BEST way to update driver from AMD.com Right now I am on latest 13.3 Beta 3 and just for future how do I update. On installation tut. you guys saying remove any old drivers before ...
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502 views

Why do I have to reinstall video drivers on kernel updates?

I understand that the drivers are compiled into the kernel but why is the API so tightly coupled to the kernel? Can I install the drivers in a way so I don't have to reinstall the drivers every time ...
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1answer
34 views

Log in fails after installing additional drivers

So I updated my graphic drivers using the additional drivers option and restarted my computer upon completion. Now when I try to log in everything looks fine, I put in my password and hit enter, ...
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1answer
255 views

desktop doesn't load properly when logging in

I have had ubuntu installed on my desktop computer for a few months now,and after an update a error message showed up on both lightdm. When I logged in saying 'could not apply the stored configuration ...
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get black screen after small kernel update ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? So I dit an update of ubuntu 12.04 today and after I restarted the pc I get a black screen and I ...
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Should I be afraid to install NVIDIA driver updates?

im running ubuntu 12.04 lts using nvidia GeForce GT630M i already installed bumblebee and it works, but after like 2 weeks using it, i got updates like this: should i install the updates? im afraid ...
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How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?

So i go to system settings in Ubuntu 12.10 and i want to install my drivers but under the Additional Drivers, My LAN doesnt work, Doesnt even pick up that im plugged in threw Ethernet cord. I have a ...
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1answer
34 views

Why don't I have System or Application on top?

So for updating drivers and everything it seems that everyone says go to "system" which is at the top, I dont have that. I have "File edit View Go and Help" I have Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit (idk if it ...
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1answer
301 views

Ubuntu 12.10 Help! Everything is incredibly slow

I installed 12.10 from usb onto this machine. Intel celeron 2.00 GHz 496MB RAM I had to modify GNU-Grub to read "nomodeset" or i could not see the GUI. I have an Nvidia graphics card. Takes about ...
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Are the newly launched NVIDIA drivers supported in Ubuntu or will they be?

NVIDIA just launched new versions of most of their GeForce drivers. I heard they give performance improvements up to twice a fast. The NVIDIA GeForce driver website mentions that it's possible that ...
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1answer
1k views

Ubuntu Sluggish and Graphics Problem after Nvidia Driver Update

I just recently started using Ubuntu (12.04) since a few weeks ago and noticed that the interface is very slow and sluggish: On Dash, I have to type the entire app name and wait a few seconds before ...
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1answer
812 views

Can't update Nvidia driver and having error near the end of the installation

I had just got Ubuntu (first timer to Ubuntu so be very descriptive). I think there a problem with my Nvida update it won't let me update it. This is the name of the update in update manager NVIDIA ...
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cant boot after update [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Xorg server configuration fail - no screens detected After update (28. september) my pc freezes and than restart after few secs. I have installed ubuntu 12.04 x64. I ...
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1answer
98 views

Can a version update (from 12.04 to 12.10) give driver problems?

I recently installed 12.04. Even though I'm not completely new to the Linux World, I wanted to ask this: I had a problem in video drivers, and I fixed it by a complete re-installation of the whole ...
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2answers
2k views

How to get GUI back after freeze interrupted an Nvidia driver update?

I just went through a driver update. The OS froze, so I had to hard reboot the PC. Now I just get the login prompt in terminal. So, I tried to run startx. codeError: API mismatch: the NVIDIA kernel ...
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0answers
663 views

12.04 can't connect to wired network/ crashes

I've tried the server and desktop version of 12.04 and I get the same issues: Entire system crashes while trying to install updates Loses ability to connect to network (usually after a crash) I ...
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1answer
405 views

Updates in 12.04 mess up nvidia drivers

I am using the proprietary nVidia CUDA developer's drivers on my Ubuntu 12.04 Gnome 3 shell, from here: ...
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1answer
485 views

When should I expect the NVidia 302+ driver to be available?

Nvidia has released a driver with RandR support (version 302, just this week). It looks like this would probably show up first in the X Updates ppa. How long does it typically take for a new ...
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1answer
4k views

Can I revert an NVIDIA driver?

I tried to update to driver 286.05.09 (nvidia says these are the latest) and now I cannot log into ubuntu, is it possible to revert back to the recommended? The pic below is what I see, but I can ...
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1answer
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How do I update my graphics drivers?

I am using a laptop and ubuntu 11.04. I would like the easiest way possible because I am new to linux. here is my display information: *-display description: VGA compatible controller ...