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Questions tagged [18.10]

Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) was released on 18 October 2018 and is supported till July 2019.

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Desktop is visible after suspend

After upgrade to Ubuntu 18.10 I have noticed a strange behavior. When I close the lid on my notebook, it goes in to suspend, as expected. But, when I am returning from suspend the desktop is visible, ...
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How to make GIMP 2.10 titlebar black

By default, Gimp 2.10.6 in Ubuntu 18.10 uses a dark theme. However, in a vanilla Gnome session using the default Adwaita theme, or with any other light theme, the title bar is light. Is there a way to ...
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How to disable bluetooth on startup Ubuntu 18.10?

How to disable bluetooth automatic turn on in Ubuntu 18.10
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Lock screen curtain in Ubuntu 18.10 won't open

After upgrading to Ubuntu 18.10, the lock screen curtain does not respond to any input. As I understand, it should be possible to swipe up with the mouse, press Space, Esc, Enter or just start typing ...
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unable to login again after screen lock- also gnome hangs if able to login

I'm unable to log in again after the screen gets locked. I've to press ctrl + alt + F4 to login and then finally the login screen appears. though after logging in for 10 mins. gnome starts behaving ...
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How to get Scilab 6.0.1 working on Ubuntu 18.10?

I have installed clean Ubuntu MATE 18.10 and installed Scilab from repository here with sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install scilab After installation I tried to launch it from GUI (Applications ...
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WiFi interfering with bluetooth audio

Running Kubuntu 18.10, on Lenovo Y530. On their own, WiFi connection and Bluetooth speakers work fine. If running both, heavy interference is introduced. This first resulted in both WiFi connection ...
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Text is italic in Chrome, Firefox and VS Code

All (most of the text) from some sites is appearing to be italic with some specific font as shown in the pictures. Why is this happening? How do I correct it? The font settings on Chrome (Version 71....
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How do i stop my bluetooth mouse from disconnecting after a while? [UBUNTU 18.10]

Hi! I'm quite new to Linux's world, so don't blame me if i don't give something for granted :D My bluetooth mouse works fine, just as expected; but after a while i'm not using it (e.g. when i watch a ...
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Internal WiFi card not working on Ubuntu 18.10

I have an HP Notebook 15-rb001ne laptop with Realtek RTL8723BE internal WiFi card and I have installed Ubuntu 18.10 on the laptop and I can say that everything looks good and the system is working ...
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How to install adblock software via terminal

Is it possible to install AdBlock Plus, uBlock or something equivalent via terminal? I am using Ubuntu 18.10 and want to install adblocking extension for Firefox 64. I could easily do that by ...
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Internet through wifi just can access google site

I just have installed Ubuntu 18.04 and upgraded to Ubuntu 18.10. I install php, mysql, phpmyadmin and remove all these completely. After all, I get a problem where my wifi connection just can access ...
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Clementine not following Xfce Theme

I have been using Clementine as my main music player for a while now, and it has always perfectly matched the theme of my desktop environment (be that Gnome, Cinnamon or Xfce) until I installed the ...
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No sound output device recognized by PulseAudio

I'm setting up Ubuntu 18.10 one step at a time on my Jumper EZPad Mini 3, a cheap Chinese Windows tablet. Now I'm trying to get audio to work - just headphone jack output working is enough for me (no ...
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WiFi doesn't work after suspend on Ubuntu 18.10?

I have a Surface Book dual booted with Windows 10 and Ubuntu, and most of the times when I close my laptop and open it again, the WiFi won't connect. It will see the available networks, but it won't ...
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After update to Kubuntu 18.10, telegram file selector has encoding issues

After upgrading Kubuntu from 18.04 to 18.10, I get the following picture, when trying to share a file via telegram: Telegram is installed from the telegram site.
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Media keys stop working after wake from sleep

I use chrome to listen to music via Google Play Music. And I can use the media keys (play, next, etc) on my keyboard. But whenever I wake the laptop from sleep those keys stop working (ubuntu displays ...
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When extracting from an archive, how to stop “Files” to select the extracted folder(s) afterwards

I like to extract archives and delete them afterwards. Now, when I select one or more archives and "right-click -> extract here", after successful extraction, the extracted folder(s) is automatically ...
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Repository list after upgrade from Ubuntu 18.04 to 18.10

All my repository list is unchecked after upgrading. Is it safe to check them again so I can use the same or I have to remove them and add them again? Also I don't know which to keep or remove.
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How can i change the icon on a custom launcher in the dock

I have a custom launcher. the last line of the .desktop file is: Icon=/home/user/bin/fritzing-0.9.3b/icons/fritzing_icon.png It looks great in the folder ie correct icon. It looks great on the ...
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How to Compile A Repo In Ubuntu

It's a GitHub repo. I downloaded its source code and modified it. I know how to static compile it with cmake. but when I copy executable file to my another ubuntu machine and run it gives an error. I ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 Xorg Server Error Logout

I recently built a new PC and installed Ubuntu 18.10. I am having issues with being logged out and returning to the login after opening certain Applications (Settings, Handbrake etc). Logging in via ...
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Ubuntu 18.10, Samba 4.8.4 smb.conf - what are the valid values for fruit:model?

I'm accessing a fresh install of Ubuntu 18.10 and Samba 4.8.4 from macOS clients running Mojave. When connected via SMB, I want the Finder icon to look like a Mac Mini (because that's what Ubuntu 18....
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how to update nautilus past 3.26

I am wondering how I would go about updating nautilus from 3.26 to 3.30, as I need it for an extension to work properly. I tried running apt-get upgrade nautilus with no success. Any ideas are ...
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Ubuntu bold fonts disappeared

All of a sudden, bold fonts do not work at all. As you can see I have selected Menlo Bold but that doesn't show up. Also fonts in the native text editor has also started to look crappy.
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Problems Accessing MalwareBytes Website - On Console i get this!

When i try to acces the website i got this, i believe is js related but i was unable to solve tryed to install os-service and a lot of other things... Ubuntu 18.10. tryed to install XMLHttpRequest ...
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Ubuntu freezes/crashes with multiple hard drives

I have two SSDs in my system, one for Windows and one for Ubuntu (and one HDD for storage). Installation works fine, and I can use Ubuntu with no problems as long as my other drives aren't connected. ...
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Implement 3 finger drag

I installed Ubuntu 18.10 yesterday, but I find myself missing some useful multitouch touchpad gestures. In particular, I'd like to have a three finger drag gesture to move windows around. On Ubuntu, ...
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Chrome freezes on freshly installed Ubuntu 18.10

Note: I already tried all the suggestions from that question, and they didn't help me. Chrome freeze very frequently with ubuntu 16.04 I have Ubuntu 18.10 freshly installed on my laptop. Consequently,...
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Media Keys not working

I am having trouble enabling my media keys on my keyboard. Running Ubuntu 18.10 an I am using a Razor Huntsman elite keyboard which has the pause/play, skip, previous, mute buttons and a dial for the ...
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Ubuntu freezes on Surface Pro 5

I installed Ubuntu 18.10 on my new surface pro 2017. To not change anythings on the internal storage, I put Linux on the Samsung micro SD card of 128GB class 10 U3, and to prevent any data leak, I ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 on Lenovo Ideapad 330-15ICH missing battery indicator/management

I installed Ubuntu 18.10 on a fresh new Lenovo Ideapad 330-15ICH, and I have issues with the battery. The battery indicator does not appear in the status bar, and acpi -V shows: Adapter 0: off-line ...
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CopyQ is not shown on system tray

I have installed CopyQ, but when I launch it, I can't see it on the system tray. (the process is running). Is anyone familiar with it?
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Problem with two 4k monitors connected via DisplayPort on Lenovo ThinkPad t470p

I have Lenovo ThinkPad t470p with docking station Lenovo ThinkPad Ultra Dock 170W 40A20170EU. This docking station has 2x DisplayPort 1.2. I connected two 4k monitors (LG 27UK850-W) via DisplayPorts. ...
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dpkg: error processing package mysql-server (--configure): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured

I am getting the following errors when I install mysql-sever. lubuntu@lubuntu:~$ sudo apt install mysql-server Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information......
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After upgrading to 18.10 why are files/nautilus bookmark icons in the sidebar traced in brown?

Can anyone tell me why in 18.10, using gnome under xorg,there is a brown colour around the bookmarks in nautilus? It's only the bookmark icons, other sidebar icons are fine. It also doesn't matter ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 suddenly stopped recognizing headphone jack

Suddenly Ubuntu stopped recognizing the headphone jack on my ThinkPad E480. It worked fine before, and it works fine when I boot into Windows. Only thing that I changed in the system is that I ...
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PS4 controller not connecting

It just glows and blinks orange. I did connect a friend's ps4 controller this way before mine, and it worked, but mine's doesn't. I don't have bluetooth or an adapter to use or test. I have pressed ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 Can't connect an Xbox controller via bluetooth

Recently, I've been unable to connect my Xbox One S gamepad via bluetooth. In the past, I had to delete (unpair) and then pair the gamepad again in order to get it to connect, but lately it doesn't ...
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Filesystem set to read only frequently Ubuntu 18.10

In the past few days my system repeats to set itself to read only. I've done some searches and apparently my drive might have gone bad? After a reboot I've been running fsck and say yes to everything ...
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ThinkPad battery recalibration having no effect

ThinkPad T420s, Ubuntu 18.10. Running TLP. If I run the battery as long as it can last, it goes at least two hours. Yet, Ubuntu (and "Power Statistics" app) think the battery can only last about ten ...
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Most of my files are being copied to the root of my home directory

The /home directory is on a 500GB SSD, with Documents, Pictures, etc. (currently residing on the 4TB HDD) symlinked to my /home. For some reason, right after I logged in, the files have been moved to ...
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18.10 booting black screen and white underscore freeze

When I boot up all I see is black screen with white underscore blinking. This is not fresh install since i have been using it for over 2months with no problems. I use 3 monitors if that may cause any ...
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How to migrate existing ext4 partitions to another drive with encrypted partitions

So i have an SSD with the following partitions: 1. fat32 - /boot/efi - 190MB boot,esp 2. ext4 / 65.19 GB 3. linux-swap 1.40Gb 4. ext4 /home 398.98 Gb I bought a new SSD and would like to clone ...
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<Alt> + Middle Mouse Button

In Ubuntu 18.10's gnome dconf editor, is there a way to bind: raise-or-lower to ['Alt MMB’] where MMB is middle mouse button? I’ve been so used to that in Unity that I wish gnome would allow me to ...
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KDE Plasma black screen and cursor after suspend/screen timeout

I have Kubuntu 18.10 installed on my PC and I noticed that there are times that after waking up the system from suspend I get a black screen and the mouse cursor and nothing else. I tried to figure ...
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Hide desktop icons for certain mounted volumes

I have fixed and removable disks/volumes and they all show an icon on the desktop. I only want the removable mounts shown. There is a dconf setting to show/hide icons, but it shows/hides all of them. ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 Not Booting Correctly After Upgrade

I just upgraded from 18.04 to 18.10 and am having some issues. When I start Ubuntu I get stuck on "A start job is running..." with no limit and that never ends. However, I can switch to tty2 and login ...
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No speakers available as soon as headphones are in Dell XPS 15

I am experiencing problems with the audio device on my Dell XPS 15. The differentiation between headphone jack and laptop speakers fails. When no headphones are plugged in the speakers work fine. When ...
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Screens turn off and keep turning back on with mouse cursor and black screen (Ubuntu 18.10)

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.10 and only have one issue with screen inactivity. After setting blank screen time (15min) my dual screens turn off for about 5 seconds and then turn back on with a ...