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How can I get nVidia CUDA or OpenCL working on a laptop with nVidia discrete card/Intel Integrated Graphics?

Background: I'm a 3D artist (as a hobby) and have recently started using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS as a dual-boot with Windows 7. It's running on my a fairly new 64-bit Toshiba laptop with an nVidia GeForce GT ...
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Will Wayland have network transparency?

The Xorg server/client architecture allows for network transparency which means it is possible to start x-clients on a remote machine and display the GUI on the local machine (i.e. via x-forwarding by ...
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Why are some of my screen-recording/capturing applications (or app features) not working after upgrading to Ubuntu 17.10?

After upgrading to Ubuntu 17.10 I noticed some of my screencasting applications are not working, for example screencasting tools like SimpleScreenRecorder and vokoscreen. (link) Also I noticed ...
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Skype and screen sharing

Last time I decided to use Ubuntu 17.10. When I installed skype from official site of Skype (I downloaded .deb package) I can do almost everything without one important feature for me. I can't share ...
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Shouldn't there be a specific Wayland ATI driver?

I use a 1Gb ATI HD Radeon Graphic card on a Dell Laptop I'm still a newbee at this; But from my understanding, the latest Ubuntu does not use X.org anymore, but uses Wayland. And the fglrx (both the ...
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Can't login with my PIN password in Ubuntu 18.10

I followed the instructions in How to set a PIN password or a short password in Ubuntu Linux to make my life easier, but apparently it didn't made my life any easier: Now I can't login to my Ubuntu ...
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xdotool not working after Ubuntu 17.10 upgrade [duplicate]

This is my first day after upgrading from 17.04 to 17.10. I've noticed that xdotool is not working as it used to. For example: xdotool type "Lorem ipsum" types nothing. xdotool key ctrl+shift+t ...
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How to disable Wayland/Libinput software mouse buttons?

with Ubuntu 17.10 I am new to Wayland. I understand it's advantageous and really want to give it a chance. However, the libiput software buttons are killing me. Due to the hardware buttons on top, ...
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how to open xampp with GUI program? [duplicate]

As notice above, I installed this program and also test status with "xampp status" command. But i can not find or open this program(GUI). In terminal, i try to use open it but always had problem " ...
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Uniquely identify a debian package

I see three checksums in a .deb package: md5sum sha1 sha256 Why do we need 3 checksums? Can we use any one of these to uniquely identify a Debian package?
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Screensharing option is not working in Skype 8 with Ubuntu 17.10 [duplicate]

I have installed Skype 8 in Ubuntu 17.10, in that the screen sharing option is not working. The option itself is not available in the "+ option" during the call. It was working fine in Ubuntu 17.04