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Upgrading from OpenGL 3.0 to 3.3+ on Ubuntu Linux

I recently made the switch from Windows to Ubuntu (because I am becoming more of a game developer than a game player), but quickly found out that my OpenGL version was downgraded because of the ...
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Windows 7/8 no sound (after ubuntu dual boot)

So my brother has a Asus laptop(old) which came with Vista Ult. When Win 7 was released i installed it and everything worked fine (all the drivers). Then my brother tried dual booting it Win7 and ...
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Mouse Not Recognized Driver Issue Ubuntu 13.10

To clarify, my mouse works perfectly fine in Windows 7 and it auto installed the drivers. It also came with a button configuration disk for Windows (gaming mouse). However when I use it on Ubuntu it ...
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Getting my graphics drivers to work again after I most likely screwed something up(IntelHD4000)

My graphics are not working. I have intelHD4000 and whenever I play a game or something, it will error out and say something about no GFX found. I can't even open Blender3D, which I require to work ...
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New graphics card much slower than the old one?

According to this website the Radeon R7 graphics card I just installed should be considerably faster overall than the GeForce GTS 250. However, when testing the card on Ubuntu playing Minecraft, it ...
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Upgrading to Linux kernel 3.13.1. Can't boot. A video driver issue?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.4, kernel version 3.11.0-15-generic. I want to upgrade to kernel 3.13.1 to take advantage of the new multi-queue block layer. This is very important for me, since I am benchmarking ...
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Serial PCIE not detected?

I have a "Moschip PCIe 9922 Multi-I/O Controller" 2x serial PCI-E card that I'm trying to get working on Ubuntu 13.04. lspci shows the controllers fine, but "dmesg | grep tty" isn't showing them. $ ...
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Can I use the WiFi drivers on Ubuntu on a VM?

I have an Windows 8.1 computer that I am getting the "Limited connection" error on WiFi networks, even when I have two, three, or even four bars. After talking to support for a bit, they told me that ...
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Install driver for RT5370 on Ubuntu

I try to install a driver for my wireless adapter Ralink RT5370. I downloaded on the website http://www.mediatek.com/_en/07_downloads/01_windows.php?sn=501 the driver for linux. Then I have modified ...
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Wifi not working on Acer Aspire 5570z

I recently installed ubuntu 13.10 on the computer to get some use out of it. I have no clue why the wifi is not working as a day ago it had Windows Vista and was. I have installed the proprietary ...
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How do I make sure a Wi-Fi driver (installed as kernel object) still runs after a kernel upgrade?

I have installed a driver as *.ko (built it from source), and placed it in /etc/modules After rebooting, the driver failed to load, and I noticed that I'm actually running a new kernel (probably ...
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Ubuntu Nvidia Drivers 13.10 Installation

I've got a problem with installing Nvidia drivers for 13.10. (Graphics Card: Nvidia 675mx) At the moment I've been installing the drivers with... sudo apt-get install nvidia-current I then ...
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How can I get multiple SYBA SI-PEX40057 (Marvell 88SE9230-based) SATA cards to play nice?

I've built a storage server using: Supermicro X9SCM-F motherboard Three Syba SI-PEX40057 PCIe SATA cards Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS All twelve ports on the cards are populated with storage drives, as ...
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Change default NTFS drivers ntfs-3g to paragon NTFS drivers(set as default)

I am using ubuntu 12.04 LTS-32 BIT, kernel 3.2.0.52 Default NTFS-3G drivers are slow in R/W mode and i installed Paragon NTFS drivers for Linux. They worked like charm and i got read write speed = ...
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NVIDIA GeForce GT750M drivers for Ubuntu 13.10 on iMac

I have just got a new iMac 14.3 with 21.5' display. It has Intel i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GT750M graphics card with GPU (Device ID: 0x00fe9). I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 on it (dual boot with ...
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Spots appear in a rectangle area on screen, ubuntu gnome 13.04, nvidia driver

I am using Ubuntu Gnome 13.04 with nvidia-310 driver installed. My GPU is GeForce GTX650. Strange spots freqently appear on screen, with following traits: Spots are restricted in one or two ...
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Elementary OS Luna 0.2 Synaptics Touchpad settings persistent

I have a problem making my touchpad settings persistent. I have installed Elementary OS Luna 0.2 few weeks ago, I'm quite new to linux but know my way around the computer. By default my Two Finger ...
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Ubuntu 10.10 root.disk copied to another computer

I have installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my acer laptop [installed inside Windows] and it has all the graphics like Compiz and drivers installed in it. So what I did was installed the same version of Ubuntu ...
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Mousepad enable button

I gave windows up, and now installed Ubuntu and am going to move all my work here. I have my first problem now, which is that I have on my laptop (Toshiba Qosmio F750) a button above the touchpad ...
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The system is running in low-graphics mode

I upgrade from 12.04 to 13.04. After I reboot i met "the system is running in low graphic". my graphics driver is amd-driver-installer-catalyst-13-4-linux-x86.x86_64. After I remove the driver I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Blinking cursor and cannot start after Nvidia driver upgrade

I am running a relatively new install of Ubuntu 12.04. I just finished installing all of my customizations, and decided to install Steam so I could play Team Fortress 2. Steam presented me with a ...
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Shell cript check port and restart service

I want to script check port: the first check port open or close If port close.after check PID for service on port.If exist PID, kill PID, restart service have message on file log.
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Webcam not working with Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS 64-bit

I have installed Cheese Webcam Booth from ubuntu software center but my when I run this software I am getting following message/error. "No device found" I also installed Camorama Webcam viewer but ...
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Unable to install Broadcomm drivers in Ubuntu

I am having this weird problem on a new Ubuntu Installation on my laptop. Previously after installing ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop my wireless drivers got installed using the additional drivers option. ...
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Brightness changes in Ubuntu but not on Windows

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my VAIO S series (VPCS149FJ) that came originally with Windows 7 SP1. I installed it with Wubi. I can't change brightness in Windows with the Fn+F5, Fn+F6 hotkeys and ...
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Mouse Properties: xinput --set-prop works for a while, then reverts to default setting?

I've been using xinput --set-prop to select my preferred mouse properties in Ubuntu 12.04. Specifically, I'm using xinput to specify how quickly my mouse moves. I have the following line in my ...
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RTL8169s-32 showing as loaded but not in ifconfig

system: Ubuntu (Zentyal, most recent version). I got an onboard LAN and an additional 8169s-32. Onboard works great. PCI card doesn't. lspci 00:07.0 Bridge: NVIDIA Corporation MCP61 Ethernet (rev ...
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Depmod freezing up after bcwml-kernel-source install failure

I recently installed an a new piece of networking hardware into my Ubuntu/Windows dual boot PC. Windows worked as expected with the new hardware, but when I installed the necessary drivers for Ubuntu, ...
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Linux Kernel enhancements for specific CPU

I am using Ubuntu since 2009 on notebooks with Intel CPUs. However now, that I am using AMD's FX 6300, I am interested in knowing if there exists anything from Ubuntu (specifically any kernel ...
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Without a Host Driver, Will a USB device be available under a guest?

I'm in a situation where I have an XP guest on an Ubuntu host. I am having problems with a USB receiver that originally worked under the old install before I converted it to a VHD and started running ...
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Linux GeForce GTX driver is underreporting RAM and underperforming in general

I have just installed Kubuntu 12.04 on an Alienware M17x R4. It has Intel integrated graphics and a GeForce GTX 660M. #> sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates #> sudo apt-get ...
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63 views

NDIS wrapper vs Kernel module?

I have a small issue. I have a computer running Linux (currently Ubuntu) that has a USB wireless adapter. The adapter is a Cisco AE2500 Dual Band Wireless-N. I cannot get this adapter to work on any ...
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Enabling Bluetooth on Windows 7 (HP Pavilion)

I have an HP Pavillion g6 with Windows 7 and Ubuntu. On Windows 7, it says that my laptop doesn't have Bluetooth, so I thought that my PC doesn't support Bluetooth at all. However, on Ubuntu, I have ...
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Videos and Page scrolling are slow on my computer

I am having a problem in my brother's computer- scrolling in pages (no matter what app), and watching youtube videos, and other streaming videos are working slow (playing videos in vlc from my ...
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Analog Tv Tuner drivers for ubuntu

I was searching for the Analog usb (stick) tv tuner card for Ubuntu, but I have not found single such tv tuner card with ubuntu drivers available. I tried to search for the open source tv tuner ...
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Ubuntu ethernet interface

I have experienced most strange thing in Ubuntu last day. I have a Dell latitude laptop which i used in India with ubuntu 10.04 and windows 7 installed in it. I could connect to internet by using both ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 is crashing and video output stops

I recently got a new Ubuntu 10.04 desktop at work. However, the machine crashes every few hours, and the video output would stop. I suspect the issue is related to the drivers, so here is the "lspci ...
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Installing proprietary nvidia drivers while installing Ubuntu?

I've got a GeForce 6150 that unfortunately suffers bad corruption problems under the open source nVidia drivers in Linux. So bad sometimes I cannot see anything on screen. Is there any way to install ...
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386 views

graphics performance in ubuntu virtual machine running windows

i will keep this as simple as possible: My gfx card if radeon x1800gto. It's a decent card with decent gaming performance in windows. Right now, ubuntu does not get any newer proprietary drivers ...
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ubuntu install specific nvidia drivers command line

In short only a specific driver works for my current step up. I know I can install current drivers with Sudo apt-get install nvidia-current But how would I install say version 2.91?
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147 views

Update single kernel module / driver

I needed a newer version of a Kernel module in an quite old kernel. How can I replace a single kernel module of the mainstream linux kernel and compile only this module?
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Backtrack startx issue

Downloaded and installed Backtrack 5 R3 Gnome 32 bit into thumbdrive (HBCD). Here is how HBCD menu calls it: title 5) BackTrack\nLinux Distibution for Penetration, Forensics, Hacking, ...
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507 views

Best Linux Graphics Card drivers for a Dell M1210 / Nvidia GeForce Go 7400?

I've tried both Nouveau and the NVIDIA Binary Blob, and both are terrible in terms of performance, lag and graphics corruption. The binary also doesn't support the native resolution in console mode ...
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Can I have the internal subwoofer remain playing while using the audio out jack on an ASUS N45SF notebook?

I have an ASUS N45SF notebook. It comes with a dedicated subwoofer in addition to the built-in speakers. When I connect any audio device to the audio out jack, the internal speakers remain silent, ...
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1k views

Wifi driver for Ubuntu 12.04 lts

I've got 'DW1503 Wireless-N WLAN Half-Mini Card' installed on my new Dell notebook and since I prefer to used Linux than Windows I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my machine. The installation was ...
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120 views

Ndiswrapper showing invalid Task

I have a problem with ndiswrapper. I am using ndiswrapper with the Netgear WN121t USB Wifi adapter and by now I think I tried almost every .inf file on the net. I got the device working so far (it ...
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How to use a backup copy of xorg.conf

I recently installed a new graphics card in my Ubuntu 10.04 PC due that my onboard video died. It was an Nvidia chipset GEForce 6100. The new graphics card is also an Nvidia chipset, ASUS 210 ...
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Ubuntu drivers for the Konica Minolta C200

I need to find drivers for Ubuntu for the Konica Minolta C200, but the home page of Konica doesn't have any?
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USB wireless adapter driver for Ubuntu

I lost the CD with driver to my USB wireless adapter and Ubuntu does not recognize my adapter. The sad thing is, I don't even know the manufacturer or brand of my adapter. It is just a small little ...
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435 views

How to Find Out What Version of Dispaly Driver is Installed

One of my favourite games, "Wolfenstein Enemy Territory", has stopped working lately. It throws a segfault during the initialisation phase. I suspect that the reason is a recent update to the video ...