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    21.10 nvidia - Post wayland config

    HI all,

    I'm on 21.10 with an Nvidia 2060 graphics card. I can't get wayland to work.
    The closest I've gotten is it gets to the login screen, but it's completely grey without the ability to select...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 21.10 Upgrade questions

    I understand I mentioned firefox :), but that one was pretty quick to convert to snap keeping all preferences.
    My major concern is wayland.
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    [SOLVED] Re: 21.10 Upgrade questions

    Yeah. I guess I'll just wait for whatever the do for wayland to happen.
    Whenever I touch it, it screws up my system. I just hope they provide the upgrade path and not just enable wayland on fresh...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 21.10 Upgrade questions

    Actually perhaps a better way to ask this is where can i find the source code for whatever ubuntu installation script will run to configure wayland?
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    [SOLVED] Re: 21.10 Upgrade questions

    Tried this guide:
    https://www.if-not-true-then-false.com/2021/debian-ubuntu-linux-mint-nvidia-guide/4/

    It seems to fail when "
    "nvidia-drm.modeset=1" is set in grub.

    Same issue as I always...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 21.10 Upgrade questions

    The firefox to snap was pretty straight forward
    https://askubuntu.com/questions/1288879/installed-firefox-to-migrate-from-classic-installation-to-snap
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    [SOLVED] 21.10 Upgrade questions

    I just upgraded to 21.10 (development).

    Side Note: It fixed some steam related game problems magically (Sonic All Star Racing works again).

    Question: 21.10 has some 'key' features that are...
  8. Re: Ubuntu 20.04 21.04 how disable or remove totally the nvidia nouveau driver ?

    Can I ask why you want to remove the nouveau driver?

    I've occasionally had the Nvidia drivers fail on update or fresh install and it's good to have the nouveau drivers to at least have something....
  9. [SOLVED] Re: help with .NET snap. Can't run as normal user

    Nevermind, think I got it.

    Don't use aliases and link instead



    sudo snap unalias dotnet
    sudo ln -s /snap/dotnet-sdk/current/dotnet /usr/local/bin/dotnet
  10. [SOLVED] help with .NET snap. Can't run as normal user

    Hi,

    I'm having some trouble getting the .NET snap to work. It installs, but following the instructions, it seems like I need to run as root/sudo to execute any .NET application.

    Reference:...
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    Install Ubuntu from Virtual Box?

    HI all,

    I have 2 drives and I install Ubuntu on both of them. I normally keep different versions, just for some redundancy.
    Normally, if I need to install Ubuntu on one of the partitions, I put...
  12. Re: Harddrive failing - steps to migrate to new one

    My data is pretty well backup now. I sync most documents using OneDrive and have a NAS locally.

    I just like to have everything going. I *could* pretty easily wipe and reinstall everything. But I...
  13. Re: Harddrive failing - steps to migrate to new one

    Right now the drive still appears fully readable/working. It just has 1 bad sector and I'm seeing some stalls as it reads from the disk. I don't think there's been any data loss right now. But the HD...
  14. Re: Harddrive failing - steps to migrate to new one

    Thanks Fred,

    I think i will do that.

    How does this plan sound:

    1. connect the new SSD via a USB enclosure.
    2. Partition and install Ubuntu on it.
    3. Copy the current sda /home to the home...
  15. Harddrive failing - steps to migrate to new one

    HI all,

    A have a harddrive that is giving me bad sectors and is probably on the verge of failing. Can anyone help outline the plan to have it replaced?

    Here's the setup.

    sda = 2 TB seagate. ...
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    How does snap 'break': kolourPaint

    I had a weird experience today where KolourPaint wouldn't launch. I had installed it as a snap a while ago and everything worked fine.
    When I launched it from the terminal, I saw this error:


    ...
  17. Re: Very happy with Wayland in Ubuntu 21.04 on nVIDIA hardware

    For what it's worth, I tried the above steps and I couldn't get the login screen.

    It was the modeset line.

    add to /etc/modprobe.d/nvidia-graphics-drivers.conf:
    options nvidia_drm modeset=1

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  18. Re: Very happy with Wayland in Ubuntu 21.04 on nVIDIA hardware

    Not to sound like an idiot but how did you enable Wayland?

    I upgraded to 21.04 and have an nvidia card (Driver 460).
    I don't see the option to use wayland in the login screen.
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to lock Ubuntu

    Solved it.
    For some unknown reason this was set to true.
    gsettings get org.gnome.desktop.lockdown disable-lock-screen

    To fix it,

    gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.lockdown disable-lock-screen...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to lock Ubuntu

    hmmm. Are there any configuration files that typically control locking? I have no idea where to start looking to how to fix this.
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    [SOLVED] How to lock Ubuntu

    Perhaps a really silly question, but how do I lock my workstation?
    Not turn the screen off. Not go to sleep. Just lock it.

    I see the option in settings and I've set the key combination (Super +...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Steam stopped working

    nevermind. Quick reboot fixed the issue. lol
    Probably a driver update that needed a reboot, but didn't prompt for one.
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    [SOLVED] Steam stopped working

    I installed some updates this morning and now steam has stopped working.
    It doesn't look like there are any errors.



    $ steam
    Running Steam on ubuntu 20.10 64-bit
    STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled...
  24. Thread: snapd? not sure

    by yaminb
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    [ubuntu] Re: snapd? not sure

    I've learned to like snaps.
    Though I agree there are new things to learn. I have also been unsure which files are used. Which configuration files are used...
    I also 'dislike' Ubuntu hiding snap...
  25. Re: What are you folks doing for self-hosted storage? Recommendations wanted.

    Yep. You don't need a internet connection for the synology NAS.

    I'm not exactly a NAS expert, but I chose the defaults that synology has.
    I used synology hybird RAID. So I use 2 4TB drives, but...
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