Questions tagged [xorg]

Questions about X.Org Server (commonly known as Xorg Server, XServer or Xorg), the software that runs the X window system used by most desktop window managers (GNOME, KDE, etc)

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Can't acces to Xauthority for X11VNC (Ubuntu 20.04)

I'm trying to implement X11VNC on Ubuntu 20.04 but it's been frustrating. I need to use command way, the goal is to keep it on a systemd service. As I know Ubuntu is using Xorg for the moment. ...
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Conflicting Wacom drivers?

Sometimes when plugging in my Wacom tablet, it works great. Other times, even though it is responsive, it is unusably buggy. I can detect which situation I am in by running the command $ xsetwacom --...
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How to have local and remote access to same X session without a monitor always attached?

On Ubuntu 20.04, I have an AMD system with an integrated GPU (Ryzen 3 3200G with Radeon Vega 8) and want to be able to access an existing running X session (whether a user is logged in or not) via ...
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Why using VcXsrv for WSL when you can use xrdp?

I have been trying the VcXsrv X11 Server to use with my WSL 2 Ubuntu 20.04 but I have found much better to use xrdp. Since it is a local connection network speed doesn't matter and it feels almost ...
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No Nvidia drivers in “additional drivers”

I have a laptop with a Nvidia RTX2070 GPU and an intel CPU but I have issues using the GPU, the driver is installed but looks irrelevant/nut used. I need the gpu to launch a car driving simulator (...
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Mint NVIDIA driver issues. Installed but not running [closed]

So I assume its ok to ask linux mint questions on here :? I hope. I am running the latest nvidia driver for the RTX 2060 (nvidia-driver-440) and it has installed. But it is not recognised by my ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Startx Gnome Desktop only running with root

Startx does only work with Root user. A User with the same rights does not work. The same is valid for RDP connection via XRDP. This is only valid for gnome-desktop. If I use anoother desktop ...
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Gnome abort after install pkg htop or zoom deb

I've found Ubuntu exited from gnome when I installed htop from terminal. sudo apt-get install htop My desktop manager exited to login ask, but I could not logged in again. So I remove htop from ...
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White screen with sad smiley on Ubuntu's launch

I have just a windows font file in /usr/share/fonts and was rebooting to check if it was okay, and surprise, Ubuntu 20.04 can't boot. I have this screen: There's a mouse pointer, but nothing to log ...
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NVIDIA settings do not persist

I have just moved to Ubuntu 18.04 from 16.04 and am having problems with my NVIDIA settings. They do not persist if I restart the desktop or reboot the pc. I've tried sudo nvidia-xconfig Which ...
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No Mouse / Keyboard since Upgrade to 20.04 in VPS Server with standard Ubuntu Desktop

When using the standard desktop I'm getting no mouse, keyboard with Ubuntu 20.04 on a VPServer. I'm able to show the Desktop in VNC but without mouse / keyboard it is pretty much useless. There are ...
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mpv player crashes if Intel tearfree is turned on

I'm using mpv on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. I was facing screen tearing when playing videos, therefore to fix this I enabled the "TearFree" option by adding the following line to the configuration file: /etc/...
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How to disable GUI in Ubuntu

Say if I wanted to replicate Ubuntu Server and have no GUI running what would I do to make this happen? Upon running htop/top from tty session I see both gnome and xorg are still running and sucking ...
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Can multiple users remotely use X windows at the same time?

This is a simple question which should be obvious but I've Googled and I don't see an answer. If I set up X windows remotely like this: https://fabianlee.org/2018/10/14/ubuntu-x11-forwarding-to-view-...
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Multi GPU XY coordinate problem

I've asked this on the driver forums as well as my DE but over time this seems like an XORG problem so I figured I'd spitball here and see if anyone can point me in the right direction. So I've ...
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Asus - HDMI black screen on Ubuntu 19.10

HDMI is detected, but screen 2 is black nvidia-bug-report.log https://pastebin.com/t5Gx9ixW intelipower descripción: Notebook producto: TUF Gaming FX505DD_FX505DD ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 upgrade from 18.04 - amd radeon rx 580 not working

After upgrading to 20.04 from 18.04 and uninstalling amdgpu-pro using their installer, I can no longer get a desktop environment. On boot it goes to a black screen with a cursor and stays there. If ...
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xclock not displaying on local computer

I have heard that I can use "X11 forwarding" (whatever that means) to display graphics generated on a remote server on my local machine. Therefore, I followed these instructions (installed Xming, ...
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Xserver/sddm keeps crashing on login screen

I've upgraded to (K)ubuntu 20.04 desktop with two screens attached and NVIDIA GPU. 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GP107 [GeForce GTX 1050 Ti] (rev a1) After auto-login (cca 5 ...
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Screen flickers black

Screen flickers full black, then comes back on when sound is outputted, i installed 18.04, upgraded to 20.04, then did an update and this started happening: https://youtu.be/fw4JxebwwL8 it stops ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 resolution flickers after changing to a custom resolution with xrandr

So, after trying to change the resolution to 1024x576 (which is a custom resolution) by running these commands: cvt 1024 576 60 xrandr --newmode "1024x576_60.00" 46.50 1024 1064 1160 1296 576 579 ...
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Some apps mirror gui options or settings

I am running Ubuntu 20.04 now, but I had this problem in 19.04 as well. I have an NVIDIA GeForce 1080TI I run a mini.iso install, so I am using Fluxbox as my x-windows and I installed the proprietary ...
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How can I check the minor version of an nvidia driver that is not yet installed?

A while back I had some issues trying to install "nvidia-driver-440" - after installing the driver, I could no longer log in due to some crash in the X server. As a result, I went with the "nvidia-...
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Disable Touchpad while writing is not working in Ubuntu GNOME 20.04

I recently upgraded from 19.10 to 20.04. I noticed that the Disable Touchpad While Writing setting doesn't work in GNOME desktop environment. It is "on" in Tweaks, but no change. My keyboard is ...
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My NVidia GPU runs processes that take unreasonable amount of memory

I have a new laptop with NVidia RTX 2070 GPU and Ubuntu 18.04 installed that I'm using for Machine Learning. I noticed that my GPU goes OOM (out of memory) a bit too often. And in fact when I type ...
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How to auto start Xserver after boot?

I was "Desktop Environment Hopping" and I broke the Unity DE in ubuntu. I have reinstalled the unity desktop. But ubuntu is not entering into login screen gui or gnome shell gui after boot. I am able ...
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Why are the extra buttons on my Logitech mouse no longer working under 20.04?

I've got a Logitech G700s mouse. Using the extra buttons under Eon worked just fine. Now I've updated to Focal and suddenly all the extra buttons aren't working. Button 1 and 2 and the scroll wheel ...
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Login loop GUI three desktop environments

I just reinstalled Ubuntu 18.04 and initially had problems with no GUI. After some help, I got Gnome and lightDM but now I am stuck in a login loop. A while earlier I was able to login, but there ...
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Ultrawide display not showing anything while it is found in display settings

I just bought an ultrawide monitor and when I try to connect it with my laptop (Dell inspiron 7000) it doesn't do anything at all. It shows that I have a secondary display in the display settings and ...
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How to switch from libinput to synaptics in Ubuntu 20.04LTS?

Is it still possible to use synaptics for touchpad driver with Ubuntu 20.04LTS? I have installed server-xorg-input-synaptics, renamed files so that synaptics has priority over libinput /usr/share/...
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How to eliminate lightdm/gdm and use startx to fire up MATE on Ubuntu Server 20.04 post shell login?

On Ubuntu Server 20.04 I've found that I'm having some trouble getting plain old startx to work for users after installing MATE desktop. GDM can start up fine as well as LightDM, but when I kill them ...
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18.04 Xorg 100% CPU black screen of death

About two weeks ago my system started having black screen hang ups. I can now only get a few minutes use after the login before the system hangs. After that I cannot ATL-CTRL-# to another console. ...
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Ubuntu GNOME 20.04 screen/mouse keeps freezing/stuttering

Ubuntu GNOME 20.04, i7 6700, gtx 1660s, recently set to UEFI, 2-3 monitors (2 and a tv across the room for videos), proprietary nvidia driver. For no reason I can find, my screen freezes for about .1 ...
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18.04 nvidia 390 can't install can't remove

So I'm stuck. My nvidia GTX 675mx driver 390 stopped working and I decided to remove it completely and reinstall it. I'm running on 18.04 with kernel 4.18.20. As this was the only kernel that ...
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Ubuntu 20, no keyboard and mouse

Since few days I haven't been able to solve a big problem: As soon as I open my session, my integrated keyboard, USB keyboard and USB mouse no longer works! (Only the touchpad works, strange) Many ...
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No keyboard after login in Ubuntu 20.04

I post this forum because I have a problem and I have a lot of trouble finding answers I'm on an Asus Zenbook UX480F with Ubuntu 20 on it and no more keyboard works after I open my Gnome session By "...
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Can't get 4k 60hz to work on my TV

I have a 4k 60hz TV (Vizio V505-G9) and I am unable to push 60hz on Ubuntu 20.04. I have enabled "Full UHD Color" on my TV settings to allow the 60hz signal to go through, but I'm only receiving ...
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How do i configure my nvidia xconfig for 2 monitors on 2 graphics cards

OS: Kubuntu 20.04 GPU: Quadro P620 I'm trying to use multipule monitors on two graphics cards, as of right now its just 2 monitors which are pretty identical to eachother, plugged into each graphics ...
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Share GDM3 with two Xservers running on the same computer

I have ubuntu 20.04 Desktop with its own GDM/xserver. I have a container running simultaneously (on different ttys) archlinux on the same computer with its own GDM and Xserver. Is there a way to share ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 upgrade broke touchscreen in xorg

I'm running chromium-browser full screen in Xorg on Ubuntu Server. I just upgraded from Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04, and I am no longer able to use the touchscreen in Xorg. Are there specific packages I ...
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Screen blinking to black on 20.04

Basically, since I upgraded to 20.04 from 19.10, my screen sometimes blinks to black for about a second then back to normal for a bit, and blinks again and then works as expected. The issue happens on ...
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UnloadedModule “libinput” on fresh Ubuntu 20.04

I just installed Ubuntu 20.04 and somehow already broke it within a single hour. Now that's a record :) By using the rescue options found in GRUB, I was able to get into a root shell and read the ...
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Cannot login to Ubuntu 20.04 Gnome session : amdgpu_device_initialize: DRM version is 2.50.0 but this driver is only compatible with 3.x.x

I am trying to login to my Ubuntu 20.04 Gnome Session, But I am get reverted back to the lock screen. On checking the Xorg logs I find this error, amdgpu_device_initialize: DRM version is 2.50.0 but ...
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Ideal audio server solution for XServer Remote:WSL/Emuted/chroot/etc

I am trying to find a better way (preferably easier, but at least 'stable') to output audio like a video player to a remote like vnc, X11 forwarding via ssh to a windows client like x410, xming, or ...
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laggy mouse pointer in ubuntu 20.04

After installing ubuntu 20.04, I have a very laggy mouse pointer. It's only visual (ie: The pointer seems to actually move in the backend. I just see it jump around in a few spots.). Dragging windows ...
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Parts of desktop glitching on Gnome 3.28.4, Ubuntu 18.04

Recently upgraded from 14.04 to 18.04 (via 16.04) on Lenovo G580 laptop core i5 3rd gen integrated graphics. The problem is that only the Gnome part (as i understand it) is glitching. I can scroll ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Dual Monitor

Hello im new on Linux i have two monitor same model one is HDMI other is DVI the HDMI one work fine the second DVI is detected by ubuntu in configuration and i have no image Monitor : 2x LG 27 Inch ...
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20.04/gnome: keyboard/mouse detected(?) but not working in xorg

TL;DR My keyboard and trackpad work on Gnome Wayland, but not xorg. Fusuma trackpad gestures still work on xorg. Description I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04 on my Thinkpad T460, Intel graphics. ...
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Desktop hung up / freeze. GpuWatchdog segfault. nvidia_frontend_close

This is with (K)Ubuntu 20.04, KDE with Plasma, Nvidia 2070. I can still move the mouse around, but other than that, there is no reaction on clicks, and no window content gets updated. The system is ...
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is there a way to have different scaling factor of my monitors on xorg?

I only managed to make it work on Wayland, when on xorg if i go to display settings and change the scale factor of one of my two monitors i automatically get both monitors scaled. I'm on ubuntu 19.10.

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