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  1. [kubuntu] Fonts were okay, now display issues (kernel taint ?)

    Operating System: Kubuntu 20.04
    KDE Plasma Version: 5.18.5
    KDE Frameworks Version: 5.68.0
    Qt Version: 5.12.8
    Kernel Version: 5.4.0-65-generic
    OS Type: 64-bit
    Processors: 4 × Intel® Core™...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: Kubuntu 20.04.1 fresh install - paste problems ??

    It's working okay now. :)
  3. Thread: Synaptic error

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    [kubuntu] Synaptic error

    After an installation from Synaptic, the following message, which appears most times in Synaptic ..
  4. [SOLVED] Re: Kubuntu 20.04.1 fresh install - paste problems ??

    Okay thanks, I'll try that. I did read up more and issued a
    history -a yet that works (up arrow to retrieve) for some commands and not others ??

    The commands that were pasted (Shift, Ctrl-V) and...
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    Re: Desktop icons moved

    Does this help ? - https://askubuntu.com/questions/1288042/gnome-flashback-desktop-icons-stuck-in-auto-arrange-icons
  6. [xubuntu] Re: Display is distorted to an unreadable extent

    If it helps I have had a lot of display problems since installing 20.04.1 also. Parts of different themes overlaping, not able to see all of the screen, etc. Are you able to hook up an external...
  7. [SOLVED] Kubuntu 20.04.1 fresh install - paste problems ??

    Since doing a fresh install of 20.04.1 (this was necessary as updating 19.10 was removed), there have been quite a number of problems. This is probably the worst install of Kubuntu I have...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Can't update Eon (19.10) ??

    Okay thanks :)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Can't update Eon (19.10) ??

    Okay thanks. Yes, I always do a fresh install ( after backups) of any release.



    Thanks :)
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    [SOLVED] Can't update Eon (19.10) ??

    I went to add a new application called Planner from Synaptic and got a few error messages, files not found. In terminal, an update shows:


    $ sudo apt update
    [sudo] password for **********: ...
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    [kubuntu] Re: How to clean up paths in /

    The /snap path was 1.2 Gb. Ran this command


    sudo snap set system refresh.retain=2

    and now it is 500 Mb. From https://www.linuxuprising.com/2019/04/how-to-remove-old-snap-versions-to-free.html...
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    [kubuntu] Re: How to clean up paths in /

    Thanks. Also it will help removing apps that I don't use and have no (future) need of, like I run KDE, but only use Dolphin and KMyMoney, no PIM at all, and no need of akonadi services.
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    [kubuntu] Re: How to clean up paths in /

    Yes, I have been cleaning up /var/log path. It's not just 5.3.0-18 files , earlier versions also.



    5.3.0-64-generic



    The housekeeping I'm doing seems to keep older versions.
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    [kubuntu] How to clean up paths in /

    I have been using the following to clean up disk space


    sudo apt-get autoclean # only removes files that cannot be downloaded anymore (obsolete)
    sudo apt-get autoremove #removes old...
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Fresh install of 20.10 fails to install to hard drive

    Yes, it is definitely BIOS, as when I try to set it to UEFI, the HP msg is that it is experimental and a warning, so I leave it as BIOS.

    After the initial post in this thread, I grabbed a GParted...
  16. [SOLVED] Fresh install of 20.10 fails to install to hard drive

    I have tried a fresh install of 20.10 a number of times. I boot from the ISO on the usb, select "Install" and then go through all those steps. The last item is to remove the USB and press ENTER,...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: Fresh install on 2 Laptops - no taskbar on one ?

    This is now fixed in 20.04.1, so will mark this solved.
  18. [kubuntu] Re: Fresh install of 20.04.1 has setup a FAT32 partition ?

    I remember I did try to make the BIOS set to UEFI, however an error msg that it was experimental, so didn't select it. The laptop is quite old. So, the installation has defaulted to EUFI/UFI despite...
  19. [kubuntu] Fresh install of 20.04.1 has setup a FAT32 partition ?

    One computer has 19.10 installed and the partitions are as follows:



    and the other computer has just had a fresh install of 20.04.1 and the installation has setup a FAT32 partition with a mount...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: Excessive hard drive activity after upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04

    Only yesterday I (finally) got a 20.04.1 clean installation done ( see https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2452691 ) . Performance is very slow and the light for the HDD is on most of the...
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    Re: Howto make USB boot drives

    @sudodus - just an FYI, the only way I was able to see the "Try" and "Install" options was to follow your advice and use recovery mode (grub) to select the 'Text graphics' option.
  22. [SOLVED] Re: How to run/execute a desktop file in terminal mode ?

    As the installation has now worked ( see https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2452691 ), will mark this one as solved now. Thanks to everyone for your help. :)
  23. [SOLVED] Re: Live DVD 20.04.1 - only goes to wallpaper ??

    Have now had a successful installation. The
    fdisk to reformat the hard drive was obviously what was needed. Some sort of boot sector garbage ??



    The install has created a 537 Mb fat32...
  24. [SOLVED] Re: Live DVD 20.04.1 - only goes to wallpaper ??

    By default, the internal monitor is not enabled. Have been able to get past that stage, and do an actual 'Install", yet on reboot, it says no OS on the Hard drive. Have done the 'Install" twice now,...
  25. [SOLVED] Re: Live DVD 20.04.1 - only goes to wallpaper ??

    I did try that. Here is what I had to do to get there...

    * On boot from usb, only see the wallpaper, there is a mouse pointer, no task bar, no menus, the mouse moves, but left/right click do...
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