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Ubuntu not booting due to iwlwifi error-WRT: Invalid buffer destination

I had the same issue, it seems that's related to disk space . I solved this issue by booting into recovery mode, selecting the "clean" option ( that likely initiated a process to remove ...
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Unable to Access BIOS or Boot Manager via HDMI Output on Laptop Running Ubuntu

I'm pretty sure whatever you do in your OS (Ubuntu in this case) won't do anything to your BIOS, it will still only display on your primary monitor, in this case your laptop's screen (Correct me if I'...
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Cannot enter GUI with "finished wait until snapd is fully seeded"

In my case it seems to have been an issue with the graphics driver. It was simply solved by running: sudo ubuntu-drivers autoinstall
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How to anti-solve the "ima: error communicating to tpm chip" error?

Unfortunately I do not have the same problem as you so I cannot test my idea to see whether it works, but... You may be able to fix your problem (in the way that you want to fix it) by blacklisting ...
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ntfs partition got stuck in hibernation (I believe) and I need to recover it or fix it somehow

Run CHKDSK /F from Windows, not from Linux. Always use the native OS for that OS's filesystems.
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Anyone know how to fix this?

I am no expert either but based on what you wrote it seems like the old computer you have does not have a motherboard that can run the version of Ubuntu you downloaded. Here are two suggestions you ...
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Emergency mode journalctl shows fail mount

I just commented out the line in /etc/fstab regarding the disk which mount was failing and it worked
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Libisofs build error when using xorriso

Edit: The problem is the option -grub2-boot-info which should be given before option -eltorito-alt-boot switches the argument scope to the second boot image. Your xorriso run applies it to the ...
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<< exFAT-fs: invalid fs_name >>

The issue here was due Ubuntu changed the device name at boot. Sometimes the 1TB SSD (with exfat) was identified as nvme1n1, and then the computer boots without any issue whereas sometimes the 1TB SSD ...
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Kubuntu/Ubuntu/Fedora Stuck at install on HP Spectre x360 Meteor Lake Core Ultra 155H Laptop dual boot

I wanted to write a comment, but I don't have enough points yet. The issue is, that the meteor lake CPU is too new. Kernel version 6.7 doesn't work. 6.7.1 worked already for some. Try installing the ...
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"You are in emergency mode"

Update on this. I was able to fix it by doing this: I pressed Enter to go to maintenance, then used these commands: update-initramfs -u -k all update-grub reboot
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Find source code of ubuntu?

The company behind Ubuntu is Canonical, which is involved in multiple Open Source projects. Canonical uses, as many other open source projects, too, Github as a platform to host project code. The ...
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Stuck at "Started GNOME Display Manager" on 18.10

In my case (Ubuntu 23.10), I had accidentally auto-removed packages related to the Ubuntu Desktop, XDG, etc. I found those following this answer: grep " remove " /var/log/apt/history.log ...
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The volume boot has only 0 bytes disk space remaining. Safe way to remove old kernels?

You could remove your old kernels, but more efficient would be to reduce your logs. sudo journalctl --vacuum-time=2d would purge your logs until the last two days - a will free up some diskspace. To ...
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Upgraded ubuntu, now bootup takes longer

Use lsblk, or take a look at /etc/fastab and check what those partitions where supposed to be, probably you have dual-boot with Windows installed and they're 'bit-locked' and therefore are not being ...
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Ubuntu grub os-prober not finding Bazzite install

You need to add an entry for Bazzite OS to Ubuntu's GRUB boot menu. Update the grub bootloader using the following command: sudo update-grub If that doesn't work install Boot-Repair and run it on ...
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Ubuntu is unable to boot due to ACPI BIOS Error

I think that you should overwrite the content of /boot with the one of a working installation (of course, if the working installation is on /dev/sdb, and thine is on /dev/sda as you mentioned, change ...
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ubuntu not booting due to malformed MSFT vendor event

Mine was a result of storage almost full. Ctrl+F4 and login to your TTY. Navigate to any directory where you wish to delete unimportant files and directories using the cd command Use the command ...
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GRUB removed after windows update

So after a bit of searching this solution helped: I ended up running bcdedit /set {bootmgr} path \EFI\ubuntu\grubx64.efi in a ...
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Error during dual boot installation

Could the errror be because I formatted the hardrive to be Linux only maybe I should of done the ntfs one instead? I would keep the hard drive to be what it was before, Linux should be able to handle ...
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My computer won't move on to an unfamiliar screen

Changing python version is going to cause major problems because many components of Ubuntu depend on it. First, install the package ubuntu-desktop to restore the necessary packages for GUI. sudo apt ...
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Ubuntu installation gets stuck (Failed to start Wait for udev to complete device initialization)

I had same error. Everything started to work, after I disabled SECURE BOOT in BIOS
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(X)ubuntu 22.04 boots to flashing cursor after PSU failure - unless Recovery Mode is selected

After 4 months I was able to solve this. The problem was that the recommended Nvidia driver (470) had been installed. This particular system needed the 390 driver. For reference it is an Acer Aspire ...
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Installing Lubuntu on Trekstor Surftab twin 11.6

Sounds like the problem I had with my Microsoft Surface Go. Have you tried using Ventoy? It's software you can put on a USB drive which allows multiple ISOs on the same drive. Additionally, if you ...
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Failed to lookup EFI memory descriptor

Not Ubuntu, but Debian 11: After a system crash, while in hibernating mode, I got the same error message [efi: Failed to lookup EFI memory descriptor...] on every booting. I discovered in the BIOS ...
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Ubuntu not booting due to iwlwifi error-WRT: Invalid buffer destination

Just solved a similar problem. Some how in the power settings my Automatic Suspend settings was changed to plugged- in and should be When on Battery. Apparently the program I am running is not able to ...
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Can't copy a file into pen drive after image is created using Startup Disk Creator

The problem is probably 'only' that you have a partition table and a file system, that is not made for storage. You can use a tool to create a fresh partition table and a file system for storage. You ...
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Can't run Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS from external SSD

Ok, kind of solved the problem by connecting to old laptop where system has loaded. PC - installed nvidia driver HP laptop by booting not from the SSD, but from EFI file. Not saying it's convenient, ...
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Cannot boot because: Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!

I also got this issue in my removable USB stick which was made bootable using ventoy. Was fixed when "boot from grub2" was selected instead of "boot in normal mode". Hope this ...
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Avoid Grub2 password protect on every boot?

I appreciate you self-answering this, you saved me a lot of work. I don't have enough reputation to add a comment but I wanted to share a sed command I used to make this change. Also MAKE SURE TO BACK ...
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Ubuntu doesnt start automactically on startup

You could make GRUB to save you last selection. Open (as sudo) nano /etc/default/grub and add these two lines: GRUB_DEFAULT=saved GRUB_SAVEDEFAULT=true Update grub with sudo update-grub You will ...
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How to solve "256966901 Bluetooth: hclo: unexpected event for opcode 0xfc2f" Message during Boot in Ubuntu 19.04?

I have the same issue. As a temporary workaround, you can disable Bluetooth from BIOS.
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Ubuntu 22.04 not opening in GUI

Update, I solved it by changing my NVIDA proprietary driver. I've changed it to X server -Nouveau display driver from xserver-xorg-video-nouveau
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How to fix fstab entry to mount a partition?

First, find out the partition type. This you can do by mounting the partition using the command that works (sudo mount -o rw,user,uid=1000,umask=007,exec /dev/nvme0n1p4 /media/Work/). Then use the ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu from flash drive on Windows laptop running Windows 7

Since you get an error message, it seems to boot. However perhaps there is something missing or corrupted on the drive. I would try this : download Ubuntu again use Rufus to prepare a bootable USB ...
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Ubsan index out of bounds error and acpi errorwhen booting

I know this is old, but I did find out the issue. I was trying to remove a gnome package that I did not need, but I accidentally deleted every gnome package, including my desktop environment. I tried ...
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vmwgfx failure on Ubuntu boot

I am unsure about the why, but this answer did the trick for me. I already noticed that installing guest addidtions was'nt working properly with ubuntu without the following packages : perl, gcc and ...
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Not all BTRFS devices are found during boot

I have exactly the same issue, and have seen that the nvme numbering is not stable (I am in raid 1 between two BTRFS for linux and the third is a windows). Sometime the windows and mirror btrfs change ...
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ACPI BIOS Error(bug): Failure creating named object [ \_SB.PCIO.GPPO.VGA], AE_ALREADY EXISTS(20210730/dswload2-326) in HP AMD ryzen 7 laptop

That same bug occur to me on Ubuntu 22.04, after update a Nvidia drivers. Solution was a open system in recovery mode, purge a nvidia drivers and install opensorce driver: server instead of ...
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EFI boot error: please append a correct device "root=" boot option

I had the same problem after fresh install Xubuntu 22.04 on HP EliteDesk 705 G4 DM with m2.NVMe drive. While booting I got: VFS: Cannot open root device nve0n1p2 or unknown-block(0,0): error -6 Please ...
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grub-install: error: will not proceed with blocklists

Create the 1MB partition grub-install is expecting. It must be primary to flag it “bios_grub” in GParted (other methods documented here) Rerun grub-install and confirm you now see output similar to: ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 on Raspberry Pi: /var/cache/fontconfig Gets Created Before /var Is Mounted

sudo systemctl disable fontconfig-regenerate-cache.service is a workaround. But you'll have to re-generate your font cache manually when necessary.
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Unable to update "Secure Boot dbx Configuration Update"

I have this issue, too! And we are not the only ones. Unfortunately, according to this Github issue and the Wiki it looks like a hardware/firmware issue that only a firmware upgrade can fix.
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Trouble installing Ubuntu on MacBook Pro 2009

Try using another ubuntu version like Xenial (Ubuntu Xenial Xerus 16.04 LTS) or Zesty (Ubuntu 17.04 Zesty Zapus). Hope this helps - Jaicob
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