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New answer based on latest edit Buffer I/O error on device sdc1, logical block 210570671 This message may indicate that the drive is about to fail. First of all: Make backups if you not have done it yet! Then check the reallocated sector count (smartmontools). If you see reallocated sectors, you should IMHO change the drive ASAP: smartctl -a /dev/sdc ...


It seems that this is a bug/regression in 15.04 that is not fixed until now. I found a bug report at launchpad that describes my problem quiet well. It seems that there is a problem with the unity appmenu that appeared in 15.04. EDIT: A possible workaround for VLC is to remove appmenu-qt from the system. You have to execute the following command in a ...


Okey, I did some research and managed to get menus back in VLC! In summary you need to reset the preferences. You can try these commands in terminal: rm -r ~/.config/vlc rm -r ~/.cache/vlc vlc --reset-config This is how it looks now!


As of Vivid the only package needed is ffmpegthumbnailer: sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install ffmpegthumbnailer And the lines to be replaced are only the TryExec=[...] and Exec=[...] lines (this is a one-liner to be executed from the command-line to replace both): < /usr/share/thumbnailers/totem.thumbnailer sudo sed -i ...

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