JPvRiel
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Missing firmware for amdgpu
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Update as of Jan 2022, as per linux-firmware 1.187.24 source package in Ubuntu, the change-log reads: amdgpu: add UVD firmware for SI asics (LP: #1953249) So now simply updating to the latest linux-...

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Ubuntu 16.04 Gnome Conky does not work right
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Use an updated seamod and try set window type to dock or normal On Ubuntu Gnome 16.04, maxiwell's update of seamod worked for me (as mentioned by emk2203's answer), but provided I edited the conkyrc....

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Ubuntu 18.04 unable to reach DNS after upgrade
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I removed dns=dnsmasq from /etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf and things seem to be working. Using dnsmasq is indeed 'deprecated' as Ubuntu 18.04 LTS switches to using systemd-resovled by ...

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enable AMDGPU for R9 270x on 20.04
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@hgogert provided the correct answer, but I want to add that one should try match the HWE kernel version with the firmware package from the upstream release the HWE stack is back-ported from. E.g. ...

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Where is the VLC logfile for errors?
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TL;DR: Try journalctl -r _COMM=vlc for the default modern systemd based Linux distros (Ubuntu 15.04+), which includes jounrald as a common logging sink for processes logging via stdout, including VLC. ...

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How do I do a minimal install so I can customize Ubuntu?
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As of 2021, seems Ubuntu has made it more explicit that they don't formally support minimal or alternate images. They have the following official choices and there are three options to go from a ...

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Audio: Turtle Beach / C-Media USB Adapter: Digital output only appears when present at boot
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See https://askubuntu.com/a/585580/499391 for the answer that worked for me with a similar issue. From a terminal and your logged in user account (no need for sudo/root access): pulseaudio -k It ...

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Strange cpufreq scaling issues: regardless of governor, max cpufreq drops incrementally on wake
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You're possbily affected by this bug: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=114551 The patch only landed in the mainline kernel v 4.6. In due course, maybe it'll be backported to 16.04LTS, or ...

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