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Questions tagged [crash]

Questions related to crashes of system or applications.

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4.15.0-43 is not booting?

Yesterday my computer suddenly crashed. Since then the boot will hang on a purple blank screen when trying to boot with default 4.15.0-43. However, if I start the Grub Menu and select 4.15.0-42 ...
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Best way to find out why Ubuntu 18.04 crashed. Where to find appropriate logs?

I just found out that my Ubuntu 18.04 machine crashed 20 hrs ago and switched off. How can I find out why? Is there an event logger? Thank you for your help!
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Skype not working - Ubuntu 18.04

I've installed Skype on my PC via Ubuntu Software. The installation went flawless, but when I try to launch it the system crashes and I have to log in again because the session had been closed. ...
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Ubuntu server crashes while uploading large files

I'm trying to repurpose my old Dell Optiplex 745 as a media server. I loaded Ubuntu 16.04, set up drives in ext4 with snapRAID and SAMBA. I'm trying to upload movie and TV files from my newer PC ...
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Any Video Crashes Ubuntu 18.04

This is a confusing situation, I am running Ubuntu 18.04 on a desktop, single installation, no Windows. About a dozen times now he system has crashed and loads to a initramfs busy box prompt and will ...
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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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Unresponsive device shut down while in use and won't start/charge

Any suggestions to get my computer to do anything will be appreciated. When I plug it in the light for charging doesn't even come on. Output before shutdown: [22969.147328] pcieport 0000:00:1c.0: ...
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Emergency: Ubuntu crashes on boot, no access to liveusb [closed]

I have no access to a means of reinstalling Ubuntu. I am currently at an airport on 20-hour layover. All I have on me is the computer ( a 2009 MacBook Pro with 2gb of RAM), and a screwdriver. Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 and Previous Thunderbird Crashes When Closed

When I close Thunderbird on purpose, I get a message that it has crashed and it asks if I want to close it or wait. How do I stop this odd behavior which has been happening through many versions of ...
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System crashing, how to tell why?

I have a pretty standard hardware set up, Asrock TaiChi mb, 16G ram, NVidia 1050, couple hard disks. Running Ubuntu 18.10 with standard everything. While still on 18.04 the system started crashing, ...
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How to restore Thunderbird profile after crash?

Thunderbird crashed on Ubuntu 18.04, and after the crash thunderbird started like I had never used it before (asing me for my email address etc.). I had two email-profiles and one local profile; for ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 crashes without reason and starts in possible rebooting mode?

I was not processing anything heavy on my computer,only reading documents and writing when it crashed. I could not even force quit anything and had to restart the computer. When restarting It asked ...
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Unresponsive Web Scripts Cause Ubuntu to Stall

At least I THINK this is the problem. So I'm basically going about my business with various tasks when Ubuntu simply grinds to a crawl. It may take about ten minutes for normal behaviour to resume. I ...
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ubuntu 16.04 LTS crashed

I installed Ubuntu in my Asus k42f laptop (Intel Pentium inside processor) it was working good for an year or more. Then i kept it turned off for some time. Today when I turn on the laptop, I couldn't ...
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Can not install Ubuntu 18.04 on HP ProBook 470 G5

I am encountering an issue while trying to install Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on my new HP laptop... Here are the characteristics of my computer : HP ProBook 470 G5 Core i5 8250U RAM: 8 Go (1 x 8 GB) DDR4 ...
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Minecraft forge 1.8 not opening

I have just installed Minecraft Forge on my OS but it doesn't launch. I'm using Java 8 OpenJDK, here's the game output: OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM warning: Option UseConcMarkSweepGC was deprecated in ...
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Ubuntu crashes immediately after password entered (windows 10 dual boot)

I have a windows 10 laptop (new), and tried to install Ubuntu 18.04.01 desktop amd64 (iso file), using a USB stick. I have tried installing the thing 2 times now. Both times the exact same thing ...
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Integrated Intel graphics seem to cause random crashes

After plenty of digging around the forms and some trial and error, it seems that when I allow the kernel drivers for my integrated video card to load(the motherboard is a MSI Z170-A Pro with Intel ...
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Diagnosing a black screen crash

My Lenovo laptop, running Ubuntu (of one flavour or another) occasionally crashes whilst the screen is off and thus becomes unresponsive. I did think that it would be due to the flavour used, so I ...
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How to run Unturned on ubuntu 18.04 LTS without crash?

Okay so I have ubuntu 18.04 LTS 64 bit. My specs are: I5-8250U intel uhd 620 ram: 8gb My problem is, when I try to click play on unturned in linux steam, it opens a minimized window, then my laptop ...
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Ubuntu randomly freezes

This has been an issue I have experienced since Ubuntu 14.04. I have attempted a number of fixes (lost track as I've literally tried 20+) all to no avail. It's completely random when it happens and ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS installer crashed halfway during the installation

I was trying to install Ubuntu 18.04 LTS alongside Windows 10 when it crashed halfway during the installation saying that it was unable to install the grub. After closing it and opening Windows 10, I ...
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unstable 18.04 on acer E 15 laptop

I have recently installed ubuntu 18.04 on an acer E15 laptop. Everything seems to work but the computer randomly shuts down and goes for re-start in the middle of doing things such as web searches ...
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Mouse doesn't work properly and random crashes

I recently installed Ubuntu on my new computer and I have to say that it has been a kinda bad experience so far. I've actually been wanting to use it for a while as I've become more enlightened about ...
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Cannot properly install Linux after having multiple problems

I have been using Ubuntu 18.04 for about 2 or 3 weeks now, but it started to crash very often, so I started reading about it in order to fix these problems, but nothing really helped. At the ...
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Kdump crash does not work properly

I use the 4.19.0 kernel, I test linux-crashdump. When I echo c> /proc/sysrq-trigger, the system can't generate dump properly. Can you help me?
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Ubuntu 18.04 immediately logs out with a specific user

My Ubuntu 18.04 doesn't allow me to log in with GNOME. Immediately after logging in, it seems that a crash occurs and I'm back at the log in page. If I try with a different user it works. I found ...
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Wine Error while playing sims

This is the error report: No process loaded, cannot execute 'echo Modules:' Cannot get info on module while no process is loaded No process loaded, cannot execute 'echo Threads:' process tid ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS randomly freezes

I have recently installed Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on my computer alongside Windows 10. The problem is that while I am surfing the web or doing something else, the system freezes and I have to force shutdown ...
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Gnome on Ubuntu 18.04 is crashing after logging in

After logging in into Ubuntu I'm able to see my desktop for about 1-2 seconds, and then I'm automatically logged out. Here is a part of /var/log/syslog, that probably contains the solution for this ...
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Recent installation of Ubuntu 16.04 crashes continuosly

I have recently updated Ubuntu to 16.04 (32 bit) on our office machine. Installation went fine, but system crashes frequently when we are browsing the net. Following some suggestions on this forum, I ...
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Random freezes of 18.04.01 with ryzen 2400G

I have a Ryzen 2400G and a Asus x370 and run Ubuntu 18.04.1. The virtual machine is enabled in bios but it doesn’t seam to make a difference if it’s switched on or off. And I have two screens ...
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How to fix Ubuntu 18.04LTS freezes?

I've installed latest Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS about a week ago. All the soft was installed via system menu or Jetbrains repo. In 2 days appeared freezes - only mouse moves, irresponsive to keyboard, timer ...
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Ubuntu crashing after 18.04 update

I did the suggested update today. After rebooting my computer, it has crashed twice after just a few minutes of running. Any ideas? $ ls -al /var/crash total 129052 drwxrwxrwt 2 root root ...
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Most efficient way for handling multiple files

I am currently working on audio processing and I have many (approx 800) samples of 40s each. I am segmenting each file into roughly 8-12s clips based on ground truth data. This ends up creating 3200 ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 constantly crashing

My laptop is an Acer Predator Helios 300, Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ, 16GiB RAM, NVIDIA GTX1060 6GB (nvidia-driver-410) running Ubuntu 18.10. Ubuntu is very frequently crashing (something between every ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.5 freeze after suspend | Black Screen

I recently switched back to ubuntu 16.04.5 from 18.04 due to bugs. And I felt it was the most stable version (no bugs). But a new problem occured in my laptop. Whenever my laptop suspends (long period ...
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Install hdf5 1.8.16 (Xenial) on Bionic (18.04)

I have an application that was compiled with HDF under ubuntu 16.04, i.e. hdf5 1.8.16 but need to run it on Ubuntu 18.04 meaning hdf5 1.10. I tried to create symlinks in /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu ...
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Crashed System while trying to install ubuntu

I was trying to install a fresh Ubuntu OS in my new Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 bought just today. The inbuilt keyboard of the laptop was not working to enter user name and password so i had to pull ...
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Ubuntu 18.10 crashes

Please excuse my English. My Ubuntu 18.10 crashes very often since about a week. When it happens, I can't do anything (CTRL+ALT+FX doesn't work) except moving the mouse's cursor. My hardware is i5 ...
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Calibre crashes with “Segmentation fault” (core dumped)

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. LTS and I have calibre installed. Unfortunately, it doesn't launch anymore and crashes on startup without any error message. When I launch calibre from terminal (to get some ...
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Libreoffice crash (Recovery loop) no documents to recover

LibreOffice crashes in recovery loop. The recovery-dialog displays no document to recover. Same problem after removing ~/.config/libreoffice/4/. version and os information: $ uname -a Linux ...
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Steam games crashes on Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS (Reboots automaticaly afterwards)

I installed Steam lately on my Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS on a computer with these specifications: Memory: 15.6 Gib Processor: Intel® Xeon(R) CPU E5640 @ 2.67GHz × 16 Graphics card: GeForce GTX 970/PCIe/...
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VLC crash troubleshooting on 16.04

VLC has been working however it now crashes when tasked to play a video. .mp3 .m4a files (not associated to VLC) do NOT crash and play on VLC .mkv .mp4 files crash VLC VLC was removed and ...
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Ubuntu 18.04.1 random crashes and slow cpu

I have a MEDION AKOYA S6217T MD99051 Laptop running Ubuntu 18.04.1. My Problem is, that it randomly (seems like it) crashes. Sometimes a few minutes after reboot, sometimes long after. With crash I ...
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Nautilus crash error after login. (18.10, 64 bit)

Every time I log into my Ryzen 3 HP Laptop, the "Report a problem" dialogue shows. The error message is as follows. Sorry, Ubuntu 18.10 has experienced an internal error. ▼ ExecutablePath /...
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Cant run (or delete new programs)

I installed Ubuntu 18.4 on my new device a few days ago and everything went fine. The first thing I installed was VScode (using Ubuntu software). The app installed and I was even able to find it in ...
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Ubuntu update did not install properly upon restart - crash

I installed some programs from Software Updater on November 5th and turned off my computer. When I turned my computer on, November 6th, I saw a small window with black background saying that a recent ...
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Mini Metro Ubuntu CRASH

Bought Mini metro it crashed when i open it from steam.... It runs on another pc that has the kind of the same specs [windows = other pc] And Yes the game has a Linux port. Can i play this without ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.5 LTS - Blank screen/no response on resumption from suspend

I am new to Ubuntu. Added it to my Dell Latitude a few months back. Have been working great till recently (around 2 weeks), when it started crashing on resumption from suspend. Here are the steps: 1. ...