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    I'm new to linux and im having a problem with my gpu

    I'm brand new and I don't know what I'm doing but i know enough that I can tell there's a problem. I'm on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and my RADEON 6700 XT is not initializing on boot. I was able to narrow it down to this after some googling around when I tried to play CIV IV and it was performing...
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    Im looking for a light weight-easy to use distro

    So my mums laptop was really slow, i installed Debian 11 on it but its still pretty slow. She accepted it but told me that its feels different and that she doesnt like it because its hard. I even made a script that would make installing software easier, but she still doesnt like it because its...
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    Debian wake on lan

    Hello, im running a debian server and i would like to be able to schedule a wake on lan packet to be sent from that server to wake a nother pc at a certain time that i select i cant find any documentation of this so please help.
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    Wird connection issue with my computer [HELP] [WIFI]

    I'm running Pop OS before I was using Windows but my internet connection was not that bad. I can go on the internet/browser but playing games are out of the picture. My USB WIFI-Adaptor is: Bus 001 Device 009: ID 13b1:003e Linksys AE6000 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wireless Adapter [MediaTek MT7610U] Any...
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    Locked Drive After moving to Linux from Windows [HELP] [Pop-OS]

    I have been looking, and looking but I cant find an answer that would help. Folder Located under: /mnt/Drive So in the Terminal I typed: ls -l drwxrwxrwx 1 root root 4096 Aug 6 23:14 Drive I tried Chown, on it but it said: sudo: /etc/sudo.conf is owned by uid 1000, should be 0 sudo...
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    Need help getting WiFi set up

    I've successfully installed Mint 20.2 Cinnamon on an old Dell OptiPlex 780, and I'm trying to get a WiFi plug-in working since it doesn't have an integrated antenna. Now, on some of my machines (running various Windows OSes), it was plug and play while others I've had to manually install the...
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    Problems arise when trying to run sudo echo

    Hey, so basically I am trying to run echo "deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/linuxuprising/java/ubuntu focal main" | tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/linuxuprising-java.list but since I cant remember my root password and this is a remote server I can only use sudo. My account has full root properties...
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    [Solved] No speaker sound but wired headphone working! Help

    My Lenovo G50 just installed linux before windows, i have no speaker sound but if i connect wire headphones working. Speakers not working. I am newbie to linux mint 20.
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    Which Linux distribution should I use (Surface Pro 4 )

    Hey, I know this is a very general question but I am so lost. Before i start I would like to tell you why this is such a hard decision for me. I have a Surface Pro 4 and I would like to install Linux as Windows is giving me a hard time sometimes. I already used Karli two years ago at work but I...
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    I Can't Figure out how to open and play this linux file

    I have this game I downloaded from itch.io, and it is the linux version, but for the life of me I cannot figure out how to play it on my computer. I am on chromebook, and what I have is Linux(Beta). The file is too large to attach onto this, but the name of the file is...
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    Discord links no longer work after upgrading to Fedora 34 [SOLVED]

    Ever since I upgraded to 34, I have been unable to open any links I click on in the Discord desktop application. I'm installing it completely normally from the tar.gz on their website (the only available official method other than repackaging the deb). I'm using the default GNOME 40 and Wayland...
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    which packages support virtual terminals?

    planning to buy a laptop. i want to learn compiling my own linix. i found "linux from scratch" useful and beaitiful. however, how do i know whether my package supports using at same time in virtual terminals (i mean alt+f1, alt+f2). for example: i dont want to miss my emails. any sugestions...
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    SIOCADDRT Operation not permitted

    I'm a newbie with linux and I have a problem I don't know how to resolve... I'm using kali linux and I needed to add the routing table to my device with this command: ```sudo ifconfig wlan0mon up 192.168.1.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 route add -net 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 gw...
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    Dual Boot (Ubuntu and Win 10) Mounting Drive Problems

    Hi, having some problems with switching to Linux. I have my Win 10 local disk on /dev/sdd and Ubuntu Linux on /dev/sda. I would like to access my windows local disk files within Linux but when I try to mount /dev/sdd to /mnt with: "sudo mount /dev/sdd /mnt" I get: "mount: /mnt: wrong fs type...
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    (Solved) - Elementary OS Installation Issues

    I just downloaded elementary OS a few hours ago. Managed to fix them thanks to a 54 year old gentleman from my previous thread. But now i have a new issue. I watched a video on YouTube from average linux user. In that he details 15 things you can do to make the OS better. But i dont know how to...
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    Is is posible to tripple boot linux with Windows 10?

    So, what I want to do is have Mint, Ubuntu, and Windows 10 on the same laptop. I have already double booted another laptop with mint and windows 10. So what I'm wondering, is that if it will give me the menu of Windows 10 or Mint like on my other computer but it also has Ubuntu on the menu. If...
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    How To Reset Password On Asus Running Linux Debian 10?

    How can i reset password on Debian 10 acer. I bought it on ebay dirt cheap but it had a password
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    [SOLVED] Audio problems on Pop! OS.

    New to linux here, switched to Ubuntu then Mint and stuck on Pop! OS because it has all the video drivers pre installed and has some good performance. However, Sometimes the audio gets like 50% quieter and the only solution is to restart the laptop which is a bit annoying to do after a couple of...
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    Better linux distro for an EBOX 3350MX

    Hi, hope this is the right section. As stated in the title: I have an old EBOX: DMP - eBox 3350MX-AP x86 Compact PC with Auto Power On (robot-domestici.it) It features an i586 processor and I have some problems putting it to work: I currently use Ubuntu 10.04 in the system but I would prefer...
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    New to Linux

    Hello. I have never tried to use Linux before. But I thought I’d try it on an old laptop I have. I have looked and can not find how to download and which version I would need. I am hoping for some help. Here is some information about the laptop Dell Latitude 2129 Windows 10 Pro Intel(R)...
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