I’d like to hook up a monitor to my server running Ubuntu server. Is this possible? When I google anything with “screen” all the results are about the Screen application and when I try “monitor” all the results are about system monitoring tools. Anybody have some guidance? EDIT: Turns out […]

I am building a forensics toolkit for a course in school. So far, I have a few tool and I am looking to add a couple more. Currently I plan on using FTK Imager, to produce copies of drives to perform analysis on while preserving the integrity of the original […]

I tried snap run youtube-dl -F https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0TwYwqiQ9E Got [youtube] g0TwYwqiQ9E: Downloading webpage [info] Available formats for g0TwYwqiQ9E: format code extension resolution note 249 webm audio only tiny 62k , opus @ 50k (48000Hz), 6.35MiB 250 webm audio only tiny 80k , opus @ 70k (48000Hz), 8.43MiB 140 m4a audio only […]

Everything was working fine with my GPU. I had to use boot-repair, and it added grub to some partitions. After that I only get low resolution Ubuntu, it does not detect the driver. nvidia-settings give this ERROR: NVIDIA driver is not loaded ERROR: Unable to load info from any available […]

I have Dell USFF desktop with a Broadcom 4360 wifi card. This card drives me nuts–no matter what I install, configure, chant, plead for, it *will not* see a 5GHz network. Never, ever. I’m worn out from trying. What’s the *best*, most robust wifi card that’s compatible with Ubuntu 20.04? […]

I had a new Windows10 laptop, I tried to install ubuntu to it without a bootable flash. I used a program called Refind for this. I created virtual drive partion clled F and moved this program to it. I executed this command: bcdedit /set {bootmgr} path FEFIrefindrefind_x64.efi when I restarted […]

I’m currently running Ubuntu 20.04.1 with gnome 3.36.3. I’ve installed Terminator and mapped it to being the default terminal. I used to be able to use [Super]+[1] to have Terminator insert the terminal number in a set of windows that were bound for broadcasting. That no longer works. Now, if […]

I have tried to add a printer in CUPS, however, there were no Canon MP210 drivers. The manufacturer does not provide any LINUX drivers. Also, I tried this on bash: (base)###:~$ sudo add-apt-repository -r ppa:thierry-f/fork-michael-gruz (base)###:~$ sudo apt update However, I’ve encountered errors like: E: The repository ‘http://ppa.launchpad.net/michael-gruz/canon/ubuntu focal Release’ […]

I just installed Ubuntu this week and I have a pair of Bose QuietComfort 35 II. The only issue I’m experiencing is when choosing High Fidelity (A2DP Sink). The input device automatically switches to Internal Microphone, which is a problem nowadays with all the meetings. Is there someone experiencing this […]

A while back, I wanted a place to comfortably write down some personal notes, and I didn’t want it tied to one of my machines. The solution that made sense for me was making an AWS free-tier instance locked down to my current public IP. I’ve put together a public […]

Computer with Ubuntu 20.04 installed was working. Now boots to a black screen. Lights on the keyboard show the computer is on. Tried to reboot with a ubs from which the system was first loaded. Cannot get to terminal. Any suggestions welcome.

(cheese:6560): cheese-WARNING **: A lot of buffers are being dropped.: gstbasesink.c(2854): gst_base_sink_is_too_late (): /GstCameraBin:camerabin/GstViewfinderBin:vf-bin/ClutterGstVideoSink:cluttergstvideosink0: There may be a timestamping problem, or this computer is too slow. Why while using cheese package for my cam this message on the terminal What makes computer slow or timestamping problem OS: ubuntu 16.04 Fairly […]

When I try to install something I received an error of dependencies and a incorrect gcc-5-base version installed. When I put sudo apt-get install anyprogram: Reading package lists… Building dependency tree… Reading state information… You might want to run ‘apt-get -f install’ to correct these: The following packages have unmet […]

I had problem when installing ubuntu 12.04 LTS on vmware, after install and require a restart when booting directly appear display terminal and not unity environment 🙁 there that know ? ********************************************* ********************************************* VMware Easy Install >PLEASE WAIT! VMware Tools is currently being installed on your system. Depending on the […]

I can’t believe I’m actually asking this, but what are some good, cheap tablets that can run Ubuntu? I’m considering getting a tablet, but I don’t really want an expensive one like an iPad. And I love Ubuntu. So what tablets are out there that are cheap, but can also […]

My computer suddenly won’t shutdown or suspend anymore. Disks power down, but the computer won’t. I have to shut down the computer by holding the power button. The shutdown process ends with a “reboot: Power down” message, but nothing happens: And it just stays like that. It used to work […]

If anyone could help me, im having this issue with my hdmi televisor. It is simple not detectable. I tried switching from gdr3 to lightdm and viceversa, but still not working. In configuration menu, on monitor tab, it is not shown the monitor either, only a few options for my […]

I am trying to use conky to display my sensors output but have no idea where to start. I’ve seen other scripts and they dont make any seance to me. I’ve tried a few scripts here and there but none seem to work with mine. My Sensors output is as […]

I have been following this tutorial to try to run something on startup: https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-run-script-on-startup-on-ubuntu-20-04-focal-fossa-server-desktop I’ve done everything exactly how they ask, and the script still doesn’t run. I put a sound in to make sure it wasn’t just running when I couldn’t see, and it will not run. I don’t […]

I am running 19.04 desktop (64bit), when I tried to upgrade, got error: # do-release-upgrade Checking for a new Ubuntu release Your Ubuntu release is not supported anymore. For upgrade information, please visit: http://www.ubuntu.com/releaseendoflife Please install all available updates for your release before upgrading. However, I got error when doing […]

I’ve basically searched around for this problem but there seem not to be a straight answer. I have an ubuntu server running on Vultr and would like to setup a VPN. The VPN should be able to connect to two clients using two different pre-shared-keys. How can i setup this […]

connected a HP DeskJet F2410 All-in-one Printer/Scanner through USD to my laptop computer running Ubuntu 20.04. Running the Document Scanner 3.36.3 detected the scanner as HP DeskJet F2400 Series. However, pressing [Scan] only activated scanning in the program and the scanner does not scan. Running the hp-check -t reported the […]