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Questions related to physical hardware, and how it interacts with Ubuntu.

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ubuntu calculate wong total ram size

I'm using raspberry pi 3B+,ubuntu 20.04 pre-installed server,download from here: https://ubuntu.com/download/raspberry-pi I've found that if I use free command (whatever -k -h option),it show me I ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Microphone not working

Internal Microphone is only recording static noise on Lenovo Ideapad and Ubuntu 20.04. I've tried deleting PulseAudio config, restarting PulseAudio, and reinstalling Alsa. sudo pavucontrol was no help ...
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Lenovo ThinkStation no display & no keyboard/mouse after Ubuntu install

I got a Lenovo ThinkStation S30 running Windows 10 and I decided to install Ubuntu 20.04 on it. After the installation finished, it asked me to unplug my USB device and when it restarted I had no ...
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old specs hardware compatibility

I own an old Asus P50IJ https://www.asus.com/Commercial-Laptops/P50IJ/specifications/ Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor, 2.2 GHz ~ 2 GHz DDR2 800 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 4 GB ...
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Airplane Mode turns on automatically

I am using an HP Pavilion 15 ab032tx laptop with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 20.04 dual boot. Whenever I shut the lid down and then reopen it, the airplane mode turns on automatically. Here is what I ...
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how to get arm specific cpu info on arm-based ubuntu

Is there ARM specific hardware information utilities for CPU, Graphic card, etc.? lshw, inxi, /proc/cpuinfo are well known utilities or method but it does not provide ARM specific informations such ...
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Noise on opening some applications

I recently installed Ubuntu 20.04 on Dell XPS 13 9380. I noticed scrawling-like noise is produced when I open some apps, like Firefox, Terminal, Ubuntu Store and others. Previously I had Windows 10 ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 “No wifi adapter found”

I run Ubuntu 18.04 on a Hewlett-Packard Pavilion dv6-3050us Entertainment Notebook. For nearly 2 years this has worked fine but suddenly I can get no internet. My hardware switch, which used to toggle ...
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How to remove the echo of the microphone?

i have a twelve year old Intel motherboard DG41RQ with onboard audio. The microphone in windows works fine but in Ubuntu 18.04 generate echo, how fix it? i use headphones with microphone
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War Frame can't run because system shows 3.8 GIB memory although I have 4 GB

I have 4 GB memory, but War Frame will not run because the system is showing 3.8 GIB memory which is supposedly not enough. Is there any way I can bypass RAM check and show system 4 GB memory?
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Issue with second monitor on Ubuntu 18.04 startup

I'm using a notebook with a second display connected with a VGA cable and I have Ubuntu 18.04. I've never faced any issue before but after I started to play Age of Empires 2 HD (using Steam + ...
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Upgrading Laptop Memory Question [closed]

Ok, I've had my current laptop for a while. (purchased from Zareason with Ubuntu 12.04 pre-installed, about 2008 or so.) It runs like a champ. I can't remember the model. I even called Zareason and ...
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How can I use a hardware device that is “detected”?

I have the following piece of hardware in my device (ASUS T102HA 2in1 tablet/laptop): https://linux-hardware.org/index.php?id=pci:8086-22b8-1043-1400 The page says that it is detected by latest ...
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Does Ubuntu support the ASUS trackpad of a ZenBook-14-UX?

I am thinking about buying the ASUS ZenBook 14. It features a fancy kind of trackpad, which has extra virtual buttons integrated into it. I am thinking about installing the Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on it. ...
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How can I prevent a third party software to gather data from my device?

For work purposes I have to use a not open source software that collects and sends to the producer MAC address, other device IDs and other hardware datas (from its privacy policy, which is not very ...
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What Linux utility enables knowing devise is running or shut?

I'm seeking any solution to detect hardware instances which are in or out of operation (till restart) in Linux distro like Ubuntu 18.04. Essentially, what terminal-built or loadable utility serves to ...
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Desktop hangs after suspend. Recently upgraded hardware

After my system sleeps, when I try to wake it up, I get a blank screen with a text cursor (like the terminal, but with no text), and my system is unresponsive. I have recently upgraded my motherboard, ...
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Inspirion 7k temp low fan high - Ubuntu 20.04

I've installed the last version of Ubuntu (20.04) and I have an issue with my fan : even if my CPU temp is low my fan is working at max speed :( I use sensors to check temp and fan speed : # ...
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Installation failure Couldn't get size: 0x800000000000000e: Hardware Error [duplicate]

I use Windows in my HP 240 G5 laptop which has an upgraded BIOS. When trying to install Ubuntu 18.04, but this error occurred:
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webcam only black on Lenovo Thinkpad

I've got my Lenovo Thinkpad 14s-IWL from work at home. It is running Ubuntu 18.04 and I cannot use its webcam. When I start Cheese it only shows a black screen In the Preferences dialog it shows ...
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Hardware Health Monitoring

I have a Ubuntu server (18.04 LTS) that uses Nginx. I am Trying to find a good package that can monitor hardware health such as S.M.A.R.T Checks on HDDS CPU and memory utilization (Nginx has ...
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How to configure Hardware RAID PCI VT6421?

I am playing with an Ubuntu 18.04 Home Server for some time now and found this RAID controller VT6421. I am not very experienced with configuring hardware in Ubuntu and was not able to find a solution ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 shows blank screen forever

After the grub menu, I am a blank screen instead of the login screen. If I switch to the command line, I get the following error lines: [ 0.037567] mce: [Hardware Error]: CPU 3: Machine Check: 0 ...
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Does Ubuntu 16.04 support inbox driver for Qlogic QLE2772 adapter?

Does Ubuntu 16.04 support inbox driver for Qlogic QLE2772 adapter? Where can I find hardware components support matrix for each Ubuntu version?
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How to fix the sound of the hard drive needle when turning off the system

I have recently replaced the main HDD of my ASUS a53s laptop with an SSD. I have placed the HDD hard drive in the SATA port where the DVD drive was located. I have not had any problems and the speed ...
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How to run a System Testing on Ubuntu 18.04

I would like to verify if Ubuntu was properly installed and if all the drivers was correctly installed on my hardware. I would like to run tests, but don't know how. I have had problems installing ...
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Hardware Error, help please!

Can anyone please tell me what this error means?
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Does disabling NCQ cause any bad effects on the computer?

A few months ago, I started seeing these errors on my computer [39441.061917] ata3.01: exception Emask 0x100 SAct 0xe SErr 0x0 action 0x6 frozen What I did was replace the old SATA cables with new ...
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18.04 No sound - Intel sound card snd_hda_intel not working

~$ aplay -l **** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices **** card 1: NVidia [HDA NVidia], device 3: HDMI 0 [HDMI 0] Subdevices: 1/1 Subdevice #0: subdevice #0 ~$ cat /proc/asound/modules 1 ...
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Hardware error Help me

When I turn it on and press install it says hardware error and this: /scripts/init-premount/plymouth: line 38: /sbin/plymouthd: not found and (initramfs). What do I do?
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List of hardware that supports Openstack

My team wish to setup a small to medium scale Openstack deployment based on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, including Bare Metal Service (IRONIC). We are in the process of procuring hardware. Is there a list of ...
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Front USB Ports Not Detected

I've searched on this website and it doesn't seem like there have been many answers on this. On the windows 10 OS, the front USB ports were being detected, but in Ubuntu, it isn't. Some help? Here is ...
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How to install Ubuntu on a laptop with soldered RAM module that has damaged cells

I have an Asus K550V notebook that I bought few years ago and it is out of warranty. This computer has 8GB RAM soldered on the mainboard but the ram module has some damaged cells. I cannot use its ...
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What is Illegal instruction?

I have installed Tensorflow version 2.1.0 and imported it! But when i trying to import it into a Python file i get Illegal Instruction Core Dumped Can it be that hardware instruction that ...
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How does lm sensors get the cpu wattage?

I've been wanting to read my "raw" hardware status, so far I've found that, in my system, I can access said status through /sys/class/hwmon. Then, I've been comparing the numbers I've found against ...
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My Laptop is too slow and I don't know if this is a software problem or hardware problem. Please read for explanation of the issues

My Laptop is a Thinkpad T420 with intel i5 dual core and 4GB RAM. I have installed on Linux ubuntu 16.04 and windows 7 in dual boot, however I work only with ubuntu. There are some problems: when I ...
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Enabling or Installing D-Link DWM 222 broadband modem?

where can get the drivers and how to install them ? I have ubuntu and debian 9 thats's all thanks
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2nd monitor not detected since a freeze fixed by pulling cable

Operating System: Kubuntu 19.10 KDE Plasma Version: 5.18.3 KDE Frameworks Version: 5.67.0 Qt Version: 5.12.4 Kernel Version: 5.3.0-40-generic OS Type: 64-bit Processors: 8 × Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ CPU ...
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vfat works, ext4 fails on external drive

I have a 1Tb external hdd, connected via USB2 to a laptop. I bought it second-hand, and started doing lots of checks to check for problems. I've removed all partitions, and created an ext4 partition....
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What computer brands and processors do Ubuntu 18.04 LTS support [closed]

I have been considering building a laptop and installing Ubuntu 18.04-3 LTS onto it. I don't know what brand of computer to use, and I do not know what processor(s) to use. Can anyone give me a list ...
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Reboot right after suspend/sleep, if system is left in S3 mode for long enough [closed]

I have a ASRock B450-Pro4 motherboard (CPU is AMD Ryzen 3200G) with Ubuntu 18.04 (is technically KDE Neon, hence the main desktop is KDE) and Windows 10 Pro 1909 dual-booting, both booting with UEFI. ...
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Lenovo Yoga C740 Keyboard back light

I have Ubuntu 19.10 installed on my new Lenovo Yoga C740. The keyboard back light is not working to light up the keys.
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Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS - Randomly Restarts

It restarted about 3-4 times in the space of 3-4 restart attempts. It's a dual boot, and I use Ubuntu 85% of the time. Every time i got to the same point when ubuntu was loading (after I typed in my ...
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Installing Ubuntu on a desktop that was built from scratch

After having some problems with an old desktop (not a laptop), I decided to fix it for good. I've changed the motherboard (the old one kept failing), RAM, cooler, etc. Now the desktop has the ...
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How would you best identify possible bottlenecks in your system?

I notice that in some tasks, like drawing or video editing or games, sometimes I get performance dips that are pretty annoying. And before throwing money at the problem and buying better hardware, I ...
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Problems with wi fi hardware brcmwl lenovo g500 ubuntu 19.10

I'm quite new. I have problems with WIFI. when online, suddenly my WIFI hardware turns off. I've tried already to turn it on and off through: rfkill unblock but nothing seems to change. It is ...
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hardinfo information in content tagged format

The hardinfo application offers reports in html and text. Is there an application that will produce the same information in some content-tagged format such as xml or json. The text output is ...
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18.04 Lubuntu: How to check HDMI version?

I'm on Lubuntu 18.04, is there any command that will list what version of HDMI my computer has? I have a Lenovo G767, hardly any info on it online. I need to ensure it has HDMI 1.4 because that is the ...
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Wi-fi disabled via hardware

I found already similar questions, but I wasn't able to solve my problem, I hope this want be a clone thread. I've just installed Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS on my HP-Pavilion-Notebook, partitioning the hard ...
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Stuck in hardware check (USB Audio)

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 19.10 desktop version on my computer but I can't pass the hardware check. It always gets stuck on following lines: Product: USB Audio Manufacturer: Generic I'm also ...

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