1. rdfrkian

    Solved kubuntu can't update dell xps laptop firmware

    The kubuntu 22.04 Discover software on Plasma desktop shows a Dell firmware update, but it won't update when I tell it to update all. I try booting from a cold machine thinking it will run on boot up, but no joy. Any ideas? Red
  2. rdfrkian

    Solved Kate Word Count

    I've been doing some writing lately, and I'm using KATE to do the html. Now the last time I used it, I thought it had natively supported a feature called WordCount, which would count the number of words in the document for you. Is that no longer available or is there something I missed? (I think...
  3. rdfrkian

    Solved Change drive encryption password

    Hello! :) Using kubuntu 22.04. When I installed it about a month ago, silly me used the same passphrase for that drive encryption thing and my user account login. I know how to change my user account password, but how do I change the drive encryption password? It's the first one you enter when...
  4. ghosty999

    Solved /boot/efi does not have sufficient space (Kubuntu 23.10)

    Hello there, I'm using a Dell Latitude 7390 with Kubuntu 23.10 x86_64. When trying to run a software update I receive a "Dell firmware update" which displays the following error below. Any suggestions? I obviously can't extend the partition :(
  5. A

    External NVMe slow once?

    I’ve bought an external NVMe and the first time I’ve tried to copy a (large) folder it was super slow. I’ve immediately thought of some defects but smartctl doesn’t report anything wrong, then I’ve tried again to copy (multiple times) the same folder and other files and now it’s super fast as...
  6. A

    Slow WIfi Speed

    I am using Kubuntu 20.04 as my daily driver on Thinkpad L430 One of the most major issues I faced is of wireless connectivity. Wifi would work very slow sometimes It wouldn't even load a html page I thought it is a problem of driver and it was true as many users faced the same. But there were no...
  7. Sulfide8329

    kali KDE menu copy in kubuntu or any KDE dedian desktop

    I install some Kali tools in MX Linux, but the problem is, there is no category in application menu like Kali Linux KDE has. For better understanding, here is some image. Please help in this situation or is there any way to import kali menu in any os like MX or other
  8. Y

    Kubuntu bluetooth issue | Dell 3543 | Broadcom 802.11bgn bcm43142

    So, I am using Kubuntu for quite some time. Everything is perfect except the bluetooth. At first, the bluetooth was not working so I did some research and installed the driver BCM43142A0-0a5c-21d7.hcd manually and placed it in location /lib/firmware/brcm/ and rebooted. After that, it detects...
  9. jeremyy44

    Random Crash CPU decoding architectural errors

    Hi, So recently I have been getting random crashes out of nowhere. They happen at random without anything that I can notice being related. Im using rasdaemon to log the error since im new to looking through log files for errors and im not sure which file to look at exactly. The error that I get...
  10. jeremyy44

    CPU Thermal Throttling only under Linux

    Hi, So recently I have been encountering a problem. Basicly my cpu keeps thermal throttling but only under Linux. I have a I5-9600k and a Nzxt Kraken as a AIO Im on Kubuntu 21.04 To stress my cpu im using s-tui with the defaults settings. Basicly as soon as I start stressing my cpu goes up to...
  11. jeremyy44

    2.5Gb/s nic at 1Gb/s speed Jeremyy44

    Hi, So I recently decided to switch to linux for my main OS and I have been having some problems with my nic. So my setup is pretty straight foward I have two 2.5Gb/s nics one in my pc and one in my server that are both directly connected to one another. My problem is that I am not able to get...
  12. S

    [Solved] Can't install Linux Kubuntu on HP Pavilion 15-eh1001ur laptop. Laptop wouldn't boot

    I recently bought a HP Pavilion 15-eh1001ur laptop. It had pre installed Windows 10. I use Linux, so I installed Kubuntu on it using a USB. I used Guided installation - use whole disk. After installation, Linux doesn't boot. It all stops at HP logo, not moving forward. Also the live USB mode...
  13. K

    Latte Dock crashes on boot.

    OS: Kubuntu 21.04 Dual Boot with Windows 10. System: Ryzen7 3700u Radeon Vega 10 Graphics 8GB Ram 512GB SSD https://github.com/KDE/latte-dock I downloaded Latte Dock Master from here and I'm using it, but when the computer boots up, it doesn't start automatically and a window appears saying...
  14. K

    GRUB screen does not open.

    Hello, I'm new to this forum. Today I installed Kubuntu next to Windows 10, but when the computer starts, the GRUB screen does not open and only enters Kubuntu. How can I solve the problem?
  15. I

    Stuck in (initramfs) BusyBox after unfortunate reboot.

    Hello my friends. New in this forum, but planning to participate and finally get some expertise in this. I've been a GNU/Linux user for some years now, I've been running Kubuntu 18.XX for about 2 years. I love it and will keep using it forever. Last night things started acting strangely...
  16. S

    Tp Link wn781nd not working in linux

    I bought a tp link wn781nd ver:3.20 WiFi card to give an upgrade to my old desktop computer. I use kubuntu in this computer but the WiFi doesn't work. When I boot up the computer the WiFi scans appears but disappears after few seconds and never comes back and I am not able to connect to the WiFi...