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  1. Re: I wish I had never been introduced to computers...

    I've been to Tulsa, OK,
    both my brothers were born there,
    but I've never been to Spain
  2. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu USB installer does not see SSD drive

    From BIOS,find: SATA Operation and select AHCI.
    See if that works.
  3. Re: To Snap, or not to Snap, that is the question ...

    Not Snap 4 me. Regarding Firefox. Go to Mozilla, download Firefox , unzip to "/opt". Don't need Snap or PPA.

    edit-Yetimon basically answered Firefox Q.
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    Re: My dad refuses to upgrade his 16.04 laptop

    I have been seeing this post grow for quite a while now. I never bothered to view it until today. Couldn't help myself or understand why a simple question could contain 5 pages of comments.
    TheFu is...
  5. Thread: Rolling Rhino

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    Re: Rolling Rhino

    Yes, I've never tried it before. Forgot about it actually. I usually just move on after a new release starts, and go from there. Not sure how Rolling Rhino works to be honest. I did read the git...
  6. Re: Thinking about switching over to Ubuntu from EOS -- minimum size for root partit

    "What are the advantages if any over EOS, etc? Is it just preference?"
    Ubuntu is more complete. You need, to add CUPS for printing, scanning program an much more, to get EOS more up to date. I have...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Grub: start_image() returned Invalid Parameter (but still boots OK)

    That looks normal. Does your error look like this guy's?
    https://githubmemory.com/repo/rhboot/shim/issues/370
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    Re: Trouble with getting windows 10

    That's little to go on. What errors, how did you try to install, what method?
  9. [ubuntu] Re: Grub: start_image() returned Invalid Parameter (but still boots OK)

    Do a
    sudo ls -la /boot/efi/EFI so we see what's in there.
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Grub: start_image() returned Invalid Parameter (but still boots OK)

    https://edk2-docs.gitbook.io/edk-ii-uefi-driver-writer-s-guide/5_uefi_services/readme.2/524_loadimage_and_startimage

    I had some strange grub error. It turned out to be a UEFI folder that I no...
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    Re: session load very slow

    You were showing the critical-chain on boot up, so on that note removing quiet,splash might reveal some error while booting.
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    Re: session load very slow

    Check output of
    journalctl -b Look for anything suspicious. Also edit out "quiet" and "splash" to see where it hangs up
  13. [SOLVED] Re: Ubiquity crashes when installing iso to bare metal, or as VM in KVM/QEMU

    It's fixed with today's "2021-11-24 08:32" ISO.
  14. Re: Now that MS Edge (stable) is available on Linux, will you use it?

    So sitting on the john doesn't pull you over the Edge :)
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    [SOLVED] Re: Can't remove old kernel

    Dont know what VPS is, but try this:
    dpkg -l linux-* | awk '/^ii/{ print $2}' | grep -v -e `uname -r | cut -f1,2 -d"-"` | grep -e [0-3]| xargs sudo apt-get -y purge --dry-run
    If your satisfied with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Updating Grub fails.

    Also
    lsblk -f would show where the efi and all your installs are located.
  17. Re: Now that MS Edge (stable) is available on Linux, will you use it?

    I tried it when on beta. I liked it once I figured out how to remove bing and the home page junk. I obviously use it on my Windows store, but now I'm using either Firefox and/or Chrome. I'll stick...
  18. Re: Is there any way I can get rid of the left dock on activities?

    Tweaks doesn't do top bar transparency , Gnome-Extensions does.
  19. Re: Wifi keeps disconnecting on Ubuntu 20.04 lts

    Install and run Wavmon. It shows signal quality and level plus more info.

    sudo apt install wavemon
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    Re: Next Ubuntu release named 'jammy'

    Yes, I always wait until the first ISO appears then install and zsync from there to release.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Tiny Firefox cursor after 21.10 upgrade?

    You could try Nightly, see if that helps, and yes 21.10 now has Snap for Firefox. I removed Snap and all its children and use Nightly instead.
  22. [ubuntu] Re: Unable to install Google Chrome on Ubuntu 20

    That's how I install it.


    Run this to get the latest version, which is 94.0.4606.81-1:

    wget --no-check-certificate https://dl.google.com/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb
  23. Re: No internet, non existing wired connection showing instead of wifi

    On "Settings" , does it show "Wi-Fi"

    From a Terminal type this and show output
    ls /sys/class/net
  24. Re: SNAP install of LibreOffice Writer renders all fonts poorly in Wayland session

    Good question. I would file under snap with Wayland mentioned.

    Snap is the first item I remove. Regarding LibreOffice, I'm installing minimal Ubuntu which doesn't have Office. I've recently tried...
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    Re: Older CPU out-pacing newer one

    I'm guessing both use the same OS. You mentioned Kubuntu. Have you thought trying a lighter OS, say Lubuntu on both. Are they partitioned the same way, both use EFI, etc
    Compare services used on...
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