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Log Analysis…How To [duplicate]

How do I find out information about logs that are in a file on my desktop called "logs," such as what application from which they were created, the sizes of the exports logged, what the most common ...
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ubuntu 12.04 cant boot with kernel 3.2.0-49 and 3.2.0-51 [duplicate]

I am now using ubuntu12.04 with kernel 3.2.0-48. Where can i find some logs which will help me to find the reason? sorry for my poor english.
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Which logs should I pay attention to?

There are many logs in /var/log/ For a standard home installation, which ones should I be checking regularly?
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When an application crash without output an error, is there a log that i can check?

Sometimes it happen that some application crash without give no output error (conky in my case, probably is one of my configuration that is incorrect). Is there somewhere a error log that I can check ...
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System hangs on logout after upgrading to 13.10 [closed]

This is the first time I'm having problems during Ubuntu upgrade. I have nothing to do except pressing the power button until shutdown in the black screen when I choose to Log out from the session ...
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Mouse and keyboard not working after 10 minutes

my laptop for a whole week has gone crazy, what I mean? Well... when I open it, all works good, the mouse and the keyboard, but, after 10 minutes, all stops working, and I can't move the mouse or ...
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Ubuntu 17.04 freezes all time on Acer Aspire E15

I recently deleted windows and installed Ubuntu 17.04 on my laptop Acer Aspire e 15. Everything was fine the 1st day. I set up everything, installed some programs, adjusted some settings. On the ...
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Any way to see if a long running process bash command succeeded? [closed]

I have a long running process that was parsing text and my laptop died at some point because it was unplugged. I really don't want to unnecessarily run the process again because it takes over a day, ...
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fresh installed ubuntu excruciatingly slow boot up

This is a fresh install of ubuntu 16.04 from a usb stick on a SSD with absolutely nothing else on it (not dual boot). I did an apt-get update/upgrade and nothing else. There are two problems. it ...
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My laptop shuts down while playing Hollow Knight

I downloaded Hollow Knight from Steam and at first everything was OK, but today after playing for some minutes, it shuts down. I don't even know where to begin diagnosing the problem. My laptop is ...
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Why does ssh connection keep dropping Ubuntu 18.04

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04. Whenever I ssh to or from this system, the network connection drops every couple of minutes. If I ping from a windows computer to the Ubuntu computer I do not ...
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Troubleshooting Software to Show / Solve All Ubuntu problems at once? [duplicate]

This question is merely of general interest. I'm a newbie to Ubuntu and like it quite a lot. However, troubleshooting takes up quite a lot of my time, because I love software and install left right ...
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Where can I get apport traceback information after I've submitted my crash report

I've been getting alot of segv crashes in gnome-shell and although the apport window has alot of info, it's not very user friendly (window is really small, no way of searching, no way of saving a copy ...
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Performance issues after upgrading to 13.04

I've recently upgraded to 13.04 from 12.04 and I've experienced some performance issues with games (mostly) I wasn't having with 12.04, relatively simple games like xonotic freeze my system after an ...
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System activities recording

Is there any tool (or commands) available for Ubuntu which can record all the activities happening in system up-to thread level/architechture level? I need to understand and solve various of my ...