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Upgrade of Ubuntu from 20.04 to 22.04 is blocked at pregenerating of the context [duplicate]

The upgrade of my laptop is blocked and no progress since at least 30 minutes. I am wondering if it could take more than 1 hour? What I can do if no progress after more to 2 hours? Thanks in advance
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"You are in emergency mode"

I have Ubuntu 22.04 LTS 64bit. It stopped booting normally al of a sudden. First I tried to boot from the GRUB menu, using Linux 6.5.0-26-generic (recovery mode), but I got this error: Kernel panic - ...
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Update Manager not loading [duplicate]

The update manager is freezing.It only closes with system monitor. https://i.stack.imgur.com/3cuNF.png
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directory moved automatically after reboot ubuntu 22.04

I'm a newbie here and I wondered why my files moved from ~/Desktop to ~/ after I rebooted my notebook from bash. I downloaded the community version of intellijidea and unzipped it on the desktop (I ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 LTS completely freezed

OS: Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS x86_64 Host: Dell Vostro 3520 Kernel: 6.5.0-25-generic Packages: 2050 (dpkg), 17 (snap) Shell: bash 5.1.16 Resolution: 1920x1080 DE: GNOME 42.9 WM: Mutter WM Theme: ...
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Problem booting Ubuntu on HP Chromebox mini PC

I have an HP Chromebox mini PC. I get this screen at boot time. If I don't press the Esc key this stays on. And if I type Esc I get the following message, and once it's been displayed on the screen I ...
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Login issue in Ubuntu

I can log in to the VPS server with an IP address but once log in to Ubuntu after some time its screen is locked then if I am trying to enter with the same password. It does not log in at all to the ...
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When will the next version of Ubuntu be released for a better user experience? [closed]

When can we expect the next version of Ubuntu to be released, promising an enhanced user experience?
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System install froze

I clicked on thw peogress bar and a small code screen came up with an error status on it. Has anyone encountered this before and got a fix for it?
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System Volume Information folder space

I have 30TB of space in Ubuntu 20.04. I'm using it as a backup storage and I have 16TB of space total data. Some day I found backup was not completed because "ran out of space" in the backup ...
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Kernel Module insertion failed due to kernel mismatch

While inserting module xfs.ko it gave kernel mismatch error I am trying to build linux kerenl version 5.15.1 on my Virtual Machine and trying to insert xfs.ko from it into the VM's kernel as a module. ...
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Help me find out reason of Ubuntu suddenly freezes

So I have been using Ubuntu 22.04 LTS on my laptop for more than a year now, but recently I have experienced unexpected freezes or hangs. And when that happens, nothing works, not even virtual ...
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Ubuntu 23.10 Sources Lits shows error

My Ubuntu Sources.list shows error while updating but upgrade works how to fix this for me. tried various ways to fix but it didnt work
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Stuttering/frame skipping on Ubuntu 22.04 / 23.04

For a few months now (maybe 6 months, I'm not exactly sure when it started) I've been experiencing persistent stuttering at random intervals. It doesn't bother me much for general use but it is really ...
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No operating system found Error 1962

Have read quite a few topics on this but found not solution for me. I am a Windows Guru, no Linux experience. Building a Ubuntu box for my grandson. I can boot and select the USB with Ubuntu install. ...
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Is it possible to set a fallback shell for the user?

This is probably not the best setup, but just assume that it is part of an experiment. Into my system /etc/shells I added a custom shell /home/myuser/.nix-profile/bin/fish I can then use chsh to ...
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What is the shutdown reason of my system?

I need to check how long my system was up and what was the reason of shutdown For example if somebody did that i need time and username of that person and if it was because of plug out i want to know ...
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System Error Pop Up Everytime I boot into it - Ubuntu 23.10

Neo Fetch Results - .-/+oossssoo+/-. khushal@khushal-pc `:+ssssssssssssssssss+:` ------------------ -+ssssssssssssssssssyyssss+- OS: Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 22:04 won't start after deleting Windows partition

This is what it's showing. There was no use for Windows and I needed more free space for the Linux partition, so I decided to delete the Windows partition from Ubuntu Disks utility. After I restarted ...
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Random shutdowns/access log

I have recently installed Ubuntu 22.04 on my desktop. All went well at first but now every once and awhile my system restarts or freezes. Usually it restarts. After it restarts there is a log that ...
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Accidentally deleted the system `uuidd` user and group -- which package to reinstall?

I accidentally deleted the system user uuidd and their group from my system. I want to reinstall the package they belong to, but when I look for the manual of uuidd on the net, it references the util-...
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Ubuntu shows a black screen which only has a blinking cursor

My computer is an IdeaPad 3 Slim 3. Intel Core i5 Intel iRIS XE graphics Dual boot Ubuntu and Windows The problem started after I created a bootable USB for cloning the image from another computer,...
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Bios boot problem

since upgrading to 22.04 lts , I get the following message on trying to boot up [ 0.211953] ACPI BIOS Error (bug): Could not resolve symbol [\_SB._OSC.CDW1], AE_NOT_FOUND (20210730/psargs-330) ...
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After I did a system update and rebooted, it didn't boot

I did auto system update and installed it. After reboot, my system didn't boot up and showed this error: Dev loop0: unable to read RDB block 8
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Just upgraded to 23.04 and now my System Menu Icons are huge. How do I return them to normal size?

Large System Menu Icons Pretty simple issue. Can't seem to find anything similar to it. I restarted with no luck. Is there a way to customize the System Menu? Thanks. EDIT: I'm using a 1920x1080 ...
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Wsl Ubuntu Installation

I was installing wsl on windows 11 and before I finished installing the Ubuntu distro I ran out of wifi so I proceeded to reboot the computer with an incomplete Ubuntu Installation and after ...
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linux 22.04 sysstem unusable linux image 5.15.0-75/58 generic always give error 1 etc default res file does not exist and more

have tried updating ...impossible.... system space ended..only 1gb or even 800mb no downloads accepted because linux image 5.15.0-75/58 generic always give error 1 blocking everything in the end the ...
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Random reboot or system crash on my Ubuntu server

I'm a noob on Ubuntu as well as askubuntu.com. I recently bumped into a faulty system, so I'm reaching for helps. // I have a Ubuntu-based monitor-less server, and I usually use the machine with ssh/...
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how do i remove an operating system (ubuntu)from my computer while still on another version of ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 20.04, 21.04, and 22.04 on my computer. basically, I want to stay on 20.04 and delete the two other versions. because they are taking up too much space. how do I do that? do I do it ...
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Severe crashing / freezing / hanging issue on Ubuntu 23.04

I've been working on moving over to linux for the past 3 days and tried multiple distributions. All of them had this same problem I'm describing. Whenever I start up my laptop it flashes a few bios ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 LTS+NVidia RTX 6000+SSSD: System Menu Hang/Freeze

This is an odd one or at least it seems to be to me. I have a Precision 3660 with no built-in graphics/Intel graphics running a AMD CPU. This additionally has a NVidia RTX 6000 on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS. ...
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libAppProtection.so File deleted

I erroneously deleted the libappprotation.so file, in Ubuntu 20.04, now I have the error: ld.so: object '/usr/local/lib/AppProtection/libappprotation.so' from /etc/ld.so.prolead cannot be preloaded (...
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After Ubuntu installation There was no sound output at all & my build-in speakers aren't recognized on 22.04

i have tired the following steps : Step 1 – Update System Packages Step 2 – Install Pulse and Alsa Audio Drivers Step 3 – Reload the Alsa Driver but on step 2 , it took too long and the code didn't ...
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Problem after update

I recently updated Ubuntu MATE and installed Ubuntu 22.04. After I installed the latest version, sometimes when I open a particular software or file (for example when I open a new tab in browser or ...
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Ubuntu Frame - wpe-webkit-mir-kiosk high CPU consume

Good Morning, I installed correctly Ubuntu-Frame on my machine, I used the Ubuntu documentation to do it, It worked fine, and it was easy to do, in fact I did it with a RP4 the last time and works ...
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22.04 LTS sound from different sources interrupting each other

On my fresh 22.04 install on a Dell Precision 5570 notebook I'm experiencing sound problems. When I e.g. play a movie on netflix and a system notification sound is played, the sound from the movie is ...
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How to print border around mutliple pages per sheet with the Ubuntu system print dialog

The Ubuntu system print dialog has a provision for printing multiple pages per sheet, but it doesn't have an option to draw a border around the pages. This seems to be the case for most printer ...
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Operating system maintenance and bug fixes

I have installed Ubuntu 22.04 LTS on my PC for a few days. Since I have the main purpose for which I did it is both for university and personal reasons (I want to learn as much as possible about Linux ...
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Systemctl snap mount issue - Ubuntu 20.04

For the last few weeks, I have been unable to perform any updates on "Ubuntu Software", nor have I been able to update new software via snap. I can assume it is all related to the same ...
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I'm having trouble logging on because a shared library is missing

I wanted to repair libpam.so.0 for a better game experience in Ubuntu 18.04. sudo was crashed so I tried deleting it. I didn't know that this file was so important for booting. Here is the error:
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Mount not working with systemd (working with /etc/fstab)

I have a working line in /etc/fstab for mounting a remote samba server //192.168.1.11/wind /media/fixe/wind cifs noauto,user,username=XXX,password=YYY,rw 0 0 But I would now use automount ...
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Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS freezes every time I run my IDE and browser

The problem happens when I run intellij idea and two different browsers Firefox and brave I am using Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS And here is my hardware information *-memory size: 8GiB *-...
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Whole File System is not getting open in Ubuntu 22.04

file system is only loading Most Of the time when I try to open the file system , it does not get open and only try to load it till I turn off the computer or restart the computer. I should mention it ...
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How do i disable system sound in Kubuntu 22.04.1? [duplicate]

When i empty the trash in Kubuntu it comes a system sound, how can i disable that? In the sound settings i didnt find how to disable that.
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How to enable and disable GUI as need for each boot it to save RAM resources?

For an old PC Desktop with 4GB of RAM based on 64bits. For experimental purposes - I want install Ubuntu Desktop - mostly for two purposes: Server purpose. Use the DVD reader/writer to do backup ...
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Open / Save file dialog windows changed after upgrade 20.04->22.04 and they are broken, how to fix?

These are the 2 biggest problems with the new Open and Save file dialog windows: Open files: The 20.04 version of this dialog always showed a preview of image files on the right side when I clicked ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 safely exit emergency mode

Uhm, I run into trouble attempting a rollback of packages installed today. I executed this: grep "2022-10-20.*.install " /var/log/dpkg.log | awk '{ print $4 }' | cut -d: -f1 | xargs sudo apt-...
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Not able to login, getting /etc/profile error while trying to login

I'm not able to login to my desktop. Every time I try to login to my system I get this error as shown in the screenshot.
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My question is about Ubuntu on windows

After the initial installation of Ubuntu for Windows from Microsoft the store I discovered that it wasn't downloaded to my PC but installed directly by Microsoft on my computer. Which means all the ...
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What is the difference between a live image ubuntu iso and complete iso

There is definitely a size difference in both live-server image and normal complete image. Also the complete image with all the repositories is not available on the official site also?
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