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Ubuntu unity-control-center shows high virtual memory

Ubuntu 16.04, unity-control-center network is requesting a 113G virtual memory which I find unusual, not sure how to debug this or how to solve this. I understand that virtual memory has nothing to do ...
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unity-contol-center makes Xorg CPU usage at 100% on 16.04

This is the issue: randomly my PC start to lag and top shows a 100% usage for Xorg. Now, I know that it couldn' be Xorg itself the problem but a call from a client. So I killed everything, one by one, ...
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System Settings are broken, Ubuntu 16.04

When I run System Settings, I see a dialog box: Sorry, Ubuntu 16.04 has experienced an internal error. If you notice further problems, try restarting the computer. I tried: sudo apt update sudo ...
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Clicking User Accounts in the System Settings breaks everything

Clicking on other settings like Displays or Keyboards works fine, the new window opens and I can change the settings. But when I click on User Accounts, it does not open, and I am unable to click on ...
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Can't run unity-control-center

If anyone knows whats causing this I'd appreciate it ➜ ~ unity-control-center (unity-control-center:1895): Gdk-ERROR **: The program 'unity-control-center' received an X Window System error. This ...
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Why am I not seeing all the system settings?

I just installed Ubuntu for the first time (switched from a Mint), and I'd like to set my preferences, which are, among other things, disabling cleartype altogether and moving some keys around (caps ...
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Segmentation fault when I try to launch unity-control-center

When I enter the command unity-control-center it returns: unity-control-center libEGL warning: DRI2: failed to authenticate Segmentation fault (core dumped)
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Can't repair unity-control-center in Ubuntu 16.04

I can start none of $ unity-control-center $ gnome-control-center The output is bus error (core dump created), though both of them are re-installed already. On my MacBookPro6,2 with Ubuntu 16.04.5, ...
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Cannot access System Settings. Unity-control-center crashed. Should I just wait for a fix upstream?

I know this is a confirmed bug: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/unity-control-center/+bug/1544819 But it was almost a year ago, and I don't see any solutions. Was it supposed to be fixed ...
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XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP set to GNOME even though I'm running unity 7

Running Ubuntu 16.10 Something is setting XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP to GNOME, and it's messing up my unity-control-center. If I run bash -x it's not being set in the output, but can still be seen by ...
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Problem with unity-control-center in Ubuntu 16.10

I'm new to Ubuntu. I tried to find an answer in Ask Ubuntu, but I didn't find anything. I have Ubuntu 16.10 installed on my Samsung R540 laptop. Surely I did something wrong because now the unity-...
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How to change controls set

In previous versions of Ubuntu I was able to change the look of controls, i.e. scrollbars, buttons, radios and checks, input lines etc. I do not remember the name of the settings entry but it was ...
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Segmentation fault while running some ubuntu specific apps like nautilus, unity-control-center, etc

running nautilus from the terminal the following errors are returned: compro@Inspiron-3543:~/.learn_unix$ nautilus & [1] 7326 compro@Inspiron-3543:~/.learn_unix$ (nautilus:7326): Gtk-WARNING **: ...