• We had to restore from a backup today after a failed software update. Backup was from 0000 EDT and restored it at 0800 EDT so we lost about 8hrs. Today is 07/20/2024. More info here.


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    Samsung laptops have a variety of firmware issues

    https://linux-hardware.org/?probe=5263f7ebc0 Distribution Mint 21.2 Victoria, LTS Package version 5.8.4 Graphics hardware in use Integrated Intel i5 iris xe Frequency Always Bug description Issues: Can't have a charger inserted or removed while in use or will enter perpetual sleep cycle...
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    The webcam on the laptop does not work

    Hi all! root@USS:~# ls -l /dev/ | grep video crw-rw—- 1 root video 29, 0 окт 19 15:08 fb0 root@USS:~# When you start the cheese program, the program displays a black screen and says “devices not found” My webcam is built into my laptop. I'm using the latest version of Ubuntu. Today, for a...
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    surround 5.1 combine ports

    Hello guys, I hope you are doing great?? I installed ubuntu on an old laptop of mine a few days ago and installed hdajackreatsk to use the mic in port as an aux port. Right now I have 4 speakers. (two aux ports) but I want to create a 5.1 surround by using hdmi out as the center speaker. How can...
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    Surround 5.1 ubuntu combine ports??

    Hello guys, I hope you are doing great?? I installed ubuntu on an old laptop of mine a few days ago and installed hdajackreatsk to use the mic in port as an aux port. Right now I have 4 speakers. (two aux ports) but I want to create a 5.1 surround by using hdmi out as the center speaker. How can...
  5. ezequielsousa

    Warning Log RKhunter

    Rkhunter is reporting that the following processes are experiencing higher than normal memory shares. Should I be concerned? Any additional tests to find possible backdoors or Keyloogers on the system? I'm using a public city hall computer. [10:20:58] Info: Starting test name 'ipc_shared_mem'...
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    unmounting duplicate partition

    so ages ago i wanted to have separate partition for guests i issues some commands i dont recall, i want to undo the changes here is what i found so far an@usr1:~$ sudo lsblk -o NAME,FSTYPE,SIZE,MOUNTPOINT,LABEL NAME FSTYPE SIZE MOUNTPOINT LABEL sda 1.8T...
  7. lymphor

    Solved GIMP - Some GMIC filters don't work

    Hello everybody :) I'm using GIMP 2.10.30 on Ubuntu 22.04. I recently also installed GMIC 3.2.6 from here: https://gmic.eu/download.html (I downloaded the stable version and copied it in both folders of plug-ins of GIMP). My problem is that when I try to use certain filters, like Brushify for...
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    [local LAN multisite orchestrator or router] apache or nginx all under Docker

    Good morning, I am very happy to be able to join this forum as a newbie on linux. I undertook to dockerize many ubuntu server 20.04 and 22.04 VMs in order to gain resources and ease. Currently I have dockerized (docker release 24.0.2): Apache Guacamole, Noip (DDNS), Nextcloud, AdGuardHome...
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    Linux Ubuntu on Asus laptop

    Hi everyone, I'm using ubuntu on Asus TUF A15. I don't know how to install Asus management app like amoury create or my Asus on ubuntu? If it doesn't work, is there a way to replace the app? Thanks.
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    Sound not working after updating to 23.04

    1 Hello guys, the sound on my laptop is not working. I went on this website for help: https://www.maketecheasier.com/fix-no-sound-issue-ubuntu/#pavucontrol and I ran this command: amixer -D pulse sset Master toggle. The ouput is displayed in the image below. I was thinking that maybe my issue...
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    Rsyslog not writing messages from Cisco switch

    Evening all, Wondering if anyone could help with an rsyslog issue I am having, I have rsyslog installed onto an Ubuntu server, it is running and the UFW is allowing both udp and tcp ports 514. The UFW is showing traffic on port 514/udp from the firewall and allowing it through. ufw.log Jun 20...
  12. BarriBurt

    Microsoft Teams (heresy, you say?) - first topic

    Greetings all, I've been exploring Linux with my home PC with Pop! os, wherein I've been keeping Windows as a VM under QEMU/KVM as a last-resort for some tasks. My work PC remains Windows, and I'm in a team administering a fleet with MCM, ZENworks, some Azure stuff. Linux has been quite...
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    Trouble while downloading Ubuntu

    Greetings, fellow Linux users. Today, i decided to install Ubuntu on my old netbook. When i flashed my USB and tried to boot into ubuntu installer, the GRUB MENU opened. And when i did choose the ''Try or install Ubuntu'' option, it didint start. Instead of a installer, there is just a flashing...
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    trouble with linux

    from last time i remove kde desktop i seen this i don't know what is that,i click it and definitely it not linux mint:)))i sure i'm not install it On my lap it have lightdm and gdm3 i don't know two of them have any relationship with that
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    Web app says port 443 is already used, but it doesnt seem to actually be

    I am trying to run a Spring application on Ubuntu, but it always says port 443 is already used. After running commands to check for processes on that port nothing came up, even after killing the task under port 443 the same error message came up. I did try to allow the port in the firewall as...
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    Solved title bar make me angry

    title bar yeah=very big and it use a lot of space for sure i wonder there are anyway to close it or at least minimize it Microsoft edge
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    timeshift just save my day

    i broke linux yeah for some reason After 12h try but nothing(6h-18h Then lucky come i use timeshift to recovery note: Timeshift is the best
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    Solved help me!!! my linux is down

    I just install kde desktop on linux mint then I try to run it but fail sao I delete kde and then I remove "Lightdm" then my computer shutdown i try to turn it on but fail Note:i have a snapshot,can i use it to restore
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    Solved taskbar problem help me fix it

    how i can use full screen app below the task bar because now it have a small space between taskbar and app
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    External Linux System (SSD/USB) on common pc with no access to internal SSD/HDD

    Hello, fter having a crash of my old pc because of too many operating systems on one HDD (- and one overwrote systemfiles of the others), I wanted to try a different way. In this way, I want to use my main operating system on the internal storage. The 2 and 3 operating system should run on an...