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When trying to fix a USB wifi adapter, I accidently killed the built in wifi adapter too. How can I fix this?

After a recent update my USB wifi adapter quit working.The built-in adapter worked, but it is not compatible with 5ghz. Somehow in my attempt to fix the USB wifi, I killed the internal one too. I am ...
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How to test dkms / simulate a kernel update?

My presently used kernel does not yet support my Ethernet chip. Therefore I installed dkms, added my driver as described in Realtek-r8125 wiki, auto-translated to English (original in German) and want ...
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No hope for AX211 wifi working on ubuntu 20.04?

I fresh installed ubuntu 20.04 on my laptop and apt update & upgraded to the latest. $ uname -r 5.13.0-39-generic So far BT is working fine but only wifi isn't working now. I checked as below $ ...
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Problem installing virtualbox-guest-dkms

I am having a problem installing virtualbox-guest-dkms into Ubuntu 9.04 installed into a VitualBox(6.1.32) VM. (Guest Additions and the Extension Pack have also been installed.) I was following the ...
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Huion WH 1409 (2048) Graphic Tablet: something went wrong. uclogic, digimend-dkms; xsetwacom etc

I search for a solution to get the Tablet: HUION WH1409 (2048) to work. I`m from germany and not nativ english talking. Sorry for that. on some search results i found some information for digimend ...
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NUL (^@) at shutdown/restart

OS:20.10 I installed a Realtek 8821 PCle Wi-Fi driver using DKMS source (rtl8821ce-dkms) and when I shutdown or restart my computer, it showed the following ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@ Update: it also ...
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How to fix Intel Corporation: Unknown on Ubuntu 18.04?

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04. When I open Software & Updates on the Additional Drivers tab there is Intel Corporation: Unknown This device is not working. My wifi is normally working, but the signal is ...
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Upgrade system is not friendly to gpu driver

I need help. I am on ubuntu 20.04.3 lts, and I have installed amdgpu-pro driver to have opencl support as well. But then after upgrade os offered me to do apt autoremove. I did that and it seems that ...
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How to use systemd-boot instead of GRUB?

I have Kubuntu 21.10 installed and I want to use systemd-boot instead of GRUB. I am aware of another ask Ubuntu question but it does not mention anything about dkms modules. The original guide ...
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I am getting this dkms error broadcom-sta, 6.30.223.271, 5.11.0-37-generic, x86_64: installed (WARNING! Diff between built and installed module!)

this is my dkms status 8812au, 5.6.4.2_35491.20191025, 5.11.0-37-generic, x86_64: installed bcmwl, 6.30.223.271+bdcom, 5.11.0-37-generic, x86_64: installed broadcom-sta, 6.30.223.271, 5.11.0-37-...
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OBS Studio snap does not show webcam or virtual camera

I have installed the snap version of OBS Studio, and followed the instructions on this webpage: https://snapcraft.io/obs-studio I want to use the virtual camera option to blur my background in other ...
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Error in building custom kernel on ubuntu 18.04 with kernel version 5.4.0-66

I am building/compiling the custom kernel 5.4.0-66 version source code. I followed the process mentioned in the link as provided by Ubuntu: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/BuildYourOwnKernel The below ...
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NVidia drivers not working on Ubuntu 21.04. But all is good with Monjaro & Pop OS

I have ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15 with NVIDIA RTX 3060 Max-Q. And drivers is not working here. How I know it: > nvidia-smi NVIDIA-SMI has failed because it couldn't communicate with the NVIDIA driver. ...
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Ubuntu upgrading from 5.8.0-63-generic to 5.11.0-25-generic failed to auto upgrade Realtek Wi-Fi drivers due to compile errors

After the Ubuntu upgrade from 5.8.0-63 to 5.11.0-25, I noticed that my Wi-Fi dongle did not come up and also "lsmod" did not show the module (rtl88XXau). Then, I found that the dkms folder (/...
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Cannot modprobe wireguard on Ubuntu 20.04

Update: This seems to be a problem with my hoster (1blu). Loading the module works perfectly fine on my local computer and on my other server (a different hoster). I cannot make wireguard work on my ...
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Getting error when installing DIGImend from dkms

I recently tried to Install DIGImend following this video in order to use keys of huion h950p. But When I tried sudo make dkms_install It gives me this error: dkms add . Creating symlink /var/lib/...
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tplink AC600 wifi dongle refuses to connect to specific network

I bought an ac600/archer t2u plus wifi dongle today and installed the recommended drivers, and the dongle works well.Except it doesn't want to connect to the specific network it has to. It connects to ...
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Kernel Modules Created by DKMS Show "Exec format error" (after update to Ubuntu 21.04)

Hi I'm in a weird situation. The update to Hirsute seemed just fine until I plugged my Dockingstation in the Laptop and noticed that I wouldn't be able to use my external monitors. Narrowing down the ...
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RTL8125B NIC stopped working

I have a 2.5GBps NIC: RTL8125B which did not work out-of-box. It would not even show up in lspci. After installing r8168-dkms package, and rebooting, I was able to use it for a week or so. Today, the ...
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Errors were encountered while processing: rtl8821ce-dkms rtl8812au-dkms r8168-dkms

all. I am trying to install some new packages on my ubuntu 20.10 system but getting errors regarding dkms packages. There are many linux image. $ rmadison linux-image-generic | grep groovy linux-...
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I couldnt install packages in my ubuntu machine. Error log shows nvidia-dkms-460 is the source of the problem

The following appears in my terminal whenever I try to install a package in my system. update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger activated) INFO:Enable nvidia DEBUG:Parsing /usr/share/ubuntu-drivers-...
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Virtualbox-dkms giving errors every time I try use apt or ubuntu software

ever since I upgraded to kernal 5.11.0-051100rc2-generic in order to fix an issue I was having, every time I try use the apt command or the ubuntu software app, I get errors. In Ubuntu Software this ...
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shim-signed breaks dkms

I'm trying to install the dkms package on Ubuntu 16.04. I cannot have access to Internet because Ubuntu does not detect the ethernet adapter (Realtek) Googling the problem, it seems I have to install ...
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Unable to install Broadcom BCM43142 on ubuntu with kernels above 5.8.*

Recently I updated my kernel to 5.10 and I noticed that my wifi was not working. So I tried to reinstall the DKMS drivers and still failed, the output is as follows: root@Home:~# sudo dkms build ...
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Error in installing virtual box

KERNEL VERSION 5.8.0.40-generic This is the error I am experiencing while installing virtual box. Even erlier while installing other applications on ubuntu 20.04LTS it was automatically going to that ...
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dpkg errors when running apt-get upgrade or installing new packages [duplicate]

It all started after I tried to update AMD ROCm from version 3.5 to 4.0 to run tensorflow-rocm. The new version of ROCm is not working at all. While trying to install or running apt-get upgrade, ...
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Ubuntu 18.04: rtl 8812au wifi adapter driver dkms need to be manually rebuild every time kernel is upgraded

Every time kernel is changed during dist-upgrade, Realtek 8812AU DKMS driver need to be recompiled manually because this is not done during dist-upgrade for new kernel automatically and driver failed ...
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Nvidia drivers installation error (Package nvidia-dkms-460 is not configured yet)

I'm trying to install nvidia drivers on my Ubuntu 20.10 system. The problem is that they can't be installed. I have this problem for more than 14 days and I can't resolve it. When I try to install ...
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Getting E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1) everytime I update or install anything

I'm getting some kind of error related to an NVIDIA driver everytime I attempt an install/update via apt. For instance, see below (turned out g++ was already installed, but I get this for packages ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Nvidia graphics unusable

I have a problem with the nvidia driver. Did a apt update and the machine powered off in the night. After power on I get the blinking cursor. Even did a complete reinstall on a spare disk (with update ...
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Oracle VM. Error processing package virtualbox-dkms (dpkg) after upgrading kernel headers

After a standard upgrade, I am no longer able to use my virtualbox. I get the following error: Kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908) The VirtualBox Linux kernel driver is either not loaded or not ...
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Virtualbox broken after a dist-upgrade -- cannot install virtuabox-dkms nor run modprobe vboxdrv

I am running Ubuntu 20.04 and recently did a dist-upgrade. uname -r: 5.8.0-34-generic I purged Virtualbox and associate files by: sudo apt-get purge "^virtualbox-.*" After trying to ...
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Unable to connect to wifi/tether to iphone and error installing dkms package from the bootable flashdrive for ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I am unable to connect to WiFi or tether to my iPhone for internet. Therefore unable to install any additional drivers from the software center. I did my reading on the problems and I suspect that the ...
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Failed to build amdgpu-dkms when installing AMDGPU driver on ubuntu 20.04

I'm having trouble to install the drivers for my graphic card AMD radeon RX560 on Ubuntu 20.04. Can someone help me? I've downloaded the driver on the official AMD site but it fails to install. Here ...
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Wireless settings are not available to me despite installing its driver in ubuntu!

I was enabled broadcam drivers from software & update in linux but now i don't have any setting for connecting wireless. As i tried to reinstall its driver, i face an error during the intsalling: ...
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"Kernel driver not installed" when trying to start a Virtualbox VM in ubuntu 20.04

When I try to open an OS on virtual box then it shows kernel driver not installed (rc=-1908).Please tell me what to do. My OS is ubuntu 20.04 LTS.
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./dkms-install.sh: command not found when installing rtl8812au driver

I'm trying to follow this tutorial, which says: sudo apt install git dkms git clone https://github.com/aircrack-ng/rtl8812au.git cd rtl8812au sudo ./dkms-install.sh My problem is that I get: ./dkms-...
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Issue when uninstalling dattobd-dkms

Configurazione di dattobd-dkms (0.10.15-29.1ubuntu20.04)... Removing old dattobd-0.10.15 DKMS files... ------------------------------ Deleting module version: 0.10.15 completely from the DKMS tree. --...
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Package 'dkms' has no installation candidate [duplicate]

The problem occurred on my PC with Ubuntu 20.04 and Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070. I tried to install the newest CUDA SDK and had problems with drivers so following various tutorials so following many ...
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Skip incompatible kernels when configuring virtualbox-dkms [duplicate]

I have a "mainline" unsigned kernel (5.9.7, from the mainline PPA) and some other regular kernels from Focal. Trying to install virtualbox, it attempts to build dkms for 5.9.7, fails without ...
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AMD GPU-dkms not building in kernel 5.8/5.8-xanmod

I recently bought the ASUS TUF Gaming FA506IH with Ryzen 5 4600H and dedicated NVIDIA gtx 1650Ti. I am not much of a gamer so I installed Ubuntu 20.04 and thought of not using Nvidia drivers (because ...
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Install TP-Archer 1300 mini on Ubuntu 20.10

Tried this git clone https://github.com/cilynx/rtl88x2bu.git cd rtl88x2bu VER=$(sed -n 's/\PACKAGE_VERSION="\(.*\)"/\1/p' dkms.conf) sudo rsync -rvhP ./ /usr/src/rtl88x2bu-${VER} sudo dkms ...
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How do I install dkms package without internet? [duplicate]

Just installed Ubuntu 20.04 on my laptop, replacing windows 10. My laptop's WiFi adapter (RTL8821CE) drivers weren't installed automatically, and I have no ethernet port so I have to manually do it. I ...
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sudo apt upgrade/autoremove gives error about dkms Ubuntu 20.04

Tried updating my system today. The updates went through, but the following error persists when I use sudo apt autoremove or sudo apt upgrade sudo apt autoremove Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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"Error! Cannot create crash report" and "Bad return status for module build on kernel: 5.4.0-1015-raspi (aarch64)" when I run apt-get

When I type a command like sudo apt-get install vlc it says this Loading new sysdig-0.26.4 DKMS files... Building for 5.4.0-1015-raspi Building initial module for 5.4.0-1015-raspi ERROR: Cannot create ...
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TLP shows no drivers loaded

Ever since clearing up this misunderstanding I've been able to use TLP running Ubuntu 20.04 on my Thinkpad T480s. However, I have now noticed that something (probably some DKMS upgrade?) has broken it,...
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not Install DKMS package from PPA | how i install it [duplicate]

this command is not run on my pc:- sudo add-apt-repository ppa:morphis/anbox-support duggal@duggal-X556UQK:~$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:morphis/anbox-support [sudo] password for duggal: More ...
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acpi-call-dkms install fails with latest 5.8.0 mainline kernel

I have a new laptop (Lenovo IdeaPad 5 14ARE05 with a Ryzen 4000 SoC). In order for its hardware to be supported, I had to install the latest 5.8.0 mainline kernel on my fresh 20.04 Kubuntu install. ...
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Unable to uninstall a package showing via apt list

I am running Ubuntu 20.04LTS. When I search for virtualbox in my packages, it shows a number of packages. ~$ apt list | grep virtualbox WARNING: apt does not have a stable CLI interface. Use with ...
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Installing dkms fails on bone stock Xubuntu 20.04

I just installed Xubuntu 20.04, and did an initial sudo apt upgrade, then rebooted. Now, I'm trying to install dkms, and am greeted with this. What gives? ~$ sudo apt-get install dkms Reading package ...
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