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    Re: 20.04 experienced an internal error

    After
    sudo apt update && sudo apt full-upgrade
    I get a window with "System program problem detected".
    Are there log files somewhere?
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    Re: 20.04 experienced an internal error

    Thank you !
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    20.04 experienced an internal error

    Did a new install of Mate 20.04 and the machine is having unreliable WiFi discovery. The install generates and error and part of it indicates that I have obsolete packages, one of which is...
  4. [ubuntu] Re: Xserver settings don't persist after logout/reboot

    Did you find a way to make this run at login? I tried adding to the end of ~/.profile but it did not work.
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Xserver settings don't persist after logout/reboot

    My apologies for replying to my own post. The code:

    xrandr --output HDMI-0 --rotate left
    puts my second monitor into portrait but doesn't adjust it's relative position. It looks like getting this...
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Xserver settings don't persist after logout/reboot

    If I found a XRandR command that worked how would I make this run at login?
    Thanks in advance for any thoughts.
    scott
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Xserver settings don't persist after logout/reboot

    Amazing. Just upgraded to 20.04 and using the NVIDIA driver 440 driver with one landscape and one portrait monitor. I have similar behavior. I hope someone has insights or suggestions for us.
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    No visible Wifi Networks

    A new install fails to discover wifi networks. Turning networking and wireless off then on sometimes lets SSIDs become visible. Thanks in advance for any thoughts.
    Scott
    The debug script output is:...
  9. Thread: Default user

    by SBFree
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    [ubuntu] Default user

    I added a Guest account to my desktop install that logs on without a password. At start up the install uses this account by default, causing me to log out and sign into my personal account. Can I...
  10. [lubuntu] Changing default Network Manager from NM

    I was not able to log into a WiFi signal because nm-tray, the default network manager front end for Lubuntu, did not offer WPA2-PEAP with CCMP/MSCHAPV2 (without domain) as a protocol choice. I was...
  11. [SOLVED] Re: Downloaded Spreadsheet Not Opening from /tmp

    Thank you Linux Sensei - OSU!
    apparmor and snapd and using the LibreOffice Snap distribution seemed to be the problem.
    I thought about seeing if I could alter the apparmor rules but instead removed...
  12. [SOLVED] Downloaded Spreadsheet Not Opening from /tmp

    Hi
    On a web page, I select link for spreadsheet and get a choice from Firefox

    Open with (LibreOffice Calc) or
    Save File
    Selecting Open with ...

    starts LibreOffice but generates an error...
  13. [SOLVED] Re: Python Versions Installed / Environment Path

    Thank freemedia2018!
    That helps resolve my questions about versions. What I meant by "setting up your interpreter" was how do I get it to look in the directory where my hello.py file resides? If I...
  14. [SOLVED] Python Versions Installed / Environment Path

    Newb questions, thanks for patience. Just starting with Python. My /etc directory has folders called:

    python
    python2.7
    python3
    python3.6
    Does this mean I have multiple versions installed? If...
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    [ubuntu] Spawned window spans two monitors

    I have multiple monitors that are configured like :https://drive.google.com/file/d/1zz_FMqh0sftZWl-PL458oJHb3RiO9xS1/view?usp=sharing...
  16. Re: Newb needs PVR guidance Kodi v Mythbuntu

    Yes, I do mean just have one machine. I am having trouble seeing why separate machines for front and back end are helpful in my setting.
  17. Newb needs PVR guidance Kodi v Mythbuntu

    I would like to build a single machine that is like a PVR rather than having a front end and back end machine. Can I do this with Ubuntu and Kodi? Would it be also be possible just using Mythbuntu? I...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Clean Upgrade to 16.04 - how to install same apps as in old install

    I've been in the habit of doing a clean install. Is that unnecessary?
    I would welcome an opinion about upgrade in place vs clean install.
    Thanks - Scott
  19. [ubuntu] Clean Upgrade to 16.04 - how to install same apps as in old install

    Hi:
    I've would like to make the move to 16.04 and install the same apps as I have been using in 14.04. Is there an automated way to do this?
    Thanks,
    scott
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    Re: New 12.04 install on chrome book

    That's frustrating. What is the output of:

    sudo lshw -C network

    Helpful threads may be:
    No wired or wireless networking available on Ubuntu 12.04 (wired work from LiveUSB)

    A newer (14.04) ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Kernel panic at boot: not syncing. No init found

    Thank you OldFred, 14.04 amd64 installs and boots now. This thread is solved. As a summary for others that might read this far or jump to the end of a resolved thread:
    Problem:
    I did a new install...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Kernel panic at boot: not syncing. No init found

    So sorry to ask a command questions, I have not had reason to use CHROOT. After I mount the HD with the install that won't boot should I CHROOT the entire file system or just the root folder?

    I...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Kernel panic at boot: not syncing. No init found

    Just to clarify. Are you suggesting I boot 14.04 from a USB, perform the updates on the live version, then use the install to HD link?
    Thank you for continuing to work with me on this.
    Scott
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    [SOLVED] Re: Kernel panic at boot: not syncing. No init found

    The machine ran the 12.04 LTS version until I got it into my head to try to move to the next LTS version. Loading the kernel should take almost no resources. The drive is an SSD, the machine has 8G...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Kernel panic at boot: not syncing. No init found

    Got Supergrub ( runs GRUB 2.00.22 ) working. Cannot boot either the standard or rescue images of Ubuntu.

    From Grub opening menu I selected 'Everything', then this lists two Linux...
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