Ubuntu: Switching to AHCI causes somewhat bricked (?) dell xps 9350

Question: I was looking to dual boot Windows 10 and ubuntu 16.04 LTS on a dell xps 9350. gparted/ubuntu was unable to detect the drive...

Ubuntu: held broken packages after purging and trying to reinstall skype

Question: I use 16.04 64 bit desktop and had skype installed from the partners repository. Because of issues with sending messag...

Ubuntu: Why is Ubuntu 16.04 so slow to boot on my Dell Inspiron 6000?

Question: Ubuntu takes roughly 3.5 to 4 minutes to boot on my old Dell Inspiron 6000 (2GB Ram). Removing powerd solved the problem...

Ubuntu: Do I need to / how do I uninstall integrated graphics before installing card drivers?

Question: I'm using an Intel i3-6100 card which has integrated graphics. I also have a GPU (Radeon R9 380, lspci | grep VGA adds ...

Ubuntu: Ubuntu 15.10 Suspend / Resume blackscreen caused by Broadcom driver after no-internet install

Question: Ubuntu 15.10 Suspend / Resume blackscreen caused by Broadcom driver after no-internet install of drivers. On a Dell XPS ...

Ubuntu: Ubuntu 16.04 booting to black screen with blinking cursor when adding additional hard drives

Question: I recently updated my home Server to 16.04, undeniably the worst decision as I did not do it properly and just updated witho...

Ubuntu: Installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS sharply decrease in Net speed

Question: I am a new Ubuntu user. and i am facing a major net speed problem. I have noticed that, after installing Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, m...

Ubuntu: Why do my windows occasionally stop taking keyboard input after alt-tab?

Question: I have recently installed Ubuntu 16.04. Two different applications (Vim and Awesomenauts), on different occasions, have star...

Ubuntu: run php file from cron and start browser through exec on ubuntu [duplicate]

Question: This question already has an answer here: How to start a GUI application from cron? ...

Ubuntu: resizing partition fails with Gparted when resizing fat32 partition. Ubuntu 14.04

Question: I've seem some posts about similar issues, but couldn't find one with a solution to my problem. I'm running Ubu...

Ubuntu: Failed to start saned.service: Unit saned.service is masked

Question: I'm trying to set up a wireless scanning server. I'm following this guide https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SaneDae...

Ubuntu: How do I install a specific lower minor version of gcc using package manager?

Question: I am running an Ubuntu 14.04-4 64bit. gcc --version returns (Ubuntu 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.1) 4.8.4 Yet, I need vers...