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KDE crashes with X2Go on Kubuntu 16.04

X2Go won't connect to my Kubuntu 16.04 PC, while MATE and XFCE work well with X2Go. X2Go has an older version of X server built in and doesn't support some newer features; apparently that's why MATE ...
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Debian Stretch VM becomes quasi-unresponsive every few days

The impacted computer is a VM running in vSphere, and it's a production server, so troubleshooting time is generally nonexistent once the issue rears its ugly head. The problem goes away after a ...
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Kernel Panic on a Custom Kernel: Unable to get to the dump-capture kernel

I'm running Scientific Linux 6.10 ( CentOS / RHEL Clone ) with a custom compiled kernel 4.18.9. I'm using a recent install of kexec since the one that comes with SL 6.10 is not recent enough to work ...
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Debian 10/Buster crashing after days of usage

I am using Debian 10/Buster on my desktop with Gnome3. It is working quite well but after a couple of days it will just crash. The PC is still on, but the keyboard is unresponsive and the display won'...
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Proxmox System Crash Daily

I keep having a system crash in the early morning. Between 00:00 and 08:00. Looking at the logs it looks like each core slows to a crawl and eventually crashes until the whole system freezes. Its ...
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Fix Nvidia Breaking Xvfb?

I was using Xvfb again after having swapped my AMD gpu with a NVIDIA one, the result was rather annoying, i can no longer use Xvfb as it just crashes as soon as i launch it, Resolution doesn't seem to ...
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Kernel manjaro does not load, swap unknown

I need to recover my system...It broke down after a failed update. I tried to google the solution but I got this: [manjaro-deepin manjaro]# mkdir /mnt mkdir: cannot create directory ‘/mnt’: File ...
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XEN guest crashes when downloading with wget

There is a SLES 11.4 XEN HV. There is a SLES 12.2 guest on it. The guest is stable, only when we download something from the internet, the guest is getting crashed! I think there is enough free ...
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Kali linux crash on desktop

I made a Kali bootable USB drive with latest Kali release (Kali linux 64 bit, version 2019.1a https://www.kali.org/downloads/). Loading Kali and doing any action on desktop (like moving mouse for a ...
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Not able to save crash dump using kdump

I have a VPS server on amazon's AWS Lightsail service. I've been testing kdump using the following two commands(to trigger an automatic kernel crash): # echo 1 > /proc/sys/kernel/sysrq # echo c &...
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firmware crash qca6174 hw2.1

Everytime my laptop goes to sleep (low battery), wireless adapter crashes. This makes the system completly unusable. I cannot remove the driver, kill it, or restart NetworkManager. I cannot reboot ...
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Kernel crashes at different points

I have made a custom board using Tegra TK1 ARM processor. I have compiled uboot and kernel for it and flashed into it. Now when it starts booting, sometimes it boots successfully while sometimes ...
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Computer shuts down from time to time

While I'm working on the computer, the monitor sometimes suddenly goes black and it starts outputting lines like below in ~7 seconds intervals. [ 127.759539] NVRM: Xid (PCI:0000:01:00): 16, Head ...
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Logging/tracking-down process that auto-reboots CentOS server at boot time

Background I have a bunch of CentOS servers with proprietary applications running on them which are part of a third-party security camera system supplied by an external vendor (i.e. I don't have ...
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Mate-power-manager keeps crashing (how to keep it running / automatically restart?)

Under Centos 7, mate-power-manager (from the EPEL repo) keeps crashing. When run manually from the command line, at the time of the crash it throws the error: ERROR:gpm-kbd-backlight.c:342:...
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restart systemd after it crash

How to restart systemd after it crash? systemd currently crash during VirtualBox installation. Problem is already tracked by this issue#10716. I'm using Ubuntu 18.10. sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-5.2_5.2....
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zBackup and System Crash Reboot without Logs

I'm using a program named zBackup over a lot (100+ >90GB each) of tar files. Every five or so, the system reboots. I've used last -x Which shows a crash kayot pts/2 --.--.--.-- Wed ...
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Diagnosing very frequent crashes with new OS installation // Old OS very stable GPU compatibility issue [closed]

I have an i7 laptop built in 2010/2011 with 8GB RAM. I moved its original HD & OS, Ubuntu 10.04, to an external USB enclosure - booting from this provides me with an outdated but stable system. ...
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Linux Mint: Sorry, the application “Global Application Menu” has stopped unexpectedly

Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS Release: 18.04 Codename: bionic Every now and again I get the message that the "Global Application Menu" has stopped. If I'm in the ...
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Sudden crash with black screen showing /dev/sda1:

Sometimes, for no apparent reason, my screen suddenly goes 'black', showing only one line of text: /dev/sda1: clean 1068388/64102400 files, 29744985/256399616 blocks as if the system would be ...
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Can we trust the files in a filesystem that was repaired by e2fsck?

Topic If a filesystem was successfully repaired by e2fsck, it is guaranteed that it is in a consistent (clean) state. However, it is not easy to assess the reliability of the files themselves after ...
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POL-WINE crashes running MotoGp2015 on Linux Mint 64bit - ISO MotoGP2015

What I wanted to do: Play MotoGP2015... What I tried to do: I installed the game by using an ISO FIle and using PlayOnLinux for the .exe. The PleyOnLinus crash problem: I double click on the launch ...
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Is there a difference between a panic and a crash in RHEL (7.5)

I can trigger a "crash" by writing a 'c' to /proc/sysrq-trigger. I am using this to simulate a kernel panic and check the system's behaviour after a panic (we want it to reboot). The reason I am ...
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Shell script to autostart script

I would like to refer to my previous post here: Autostarting a python script whenever it crashes to restart two python scripts on my raspberry pi (Stretch OS) if they crash. The code of the shell ...
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Need script for Ubuntu reset? Random server crashes, 3 different servers, all at the same time? [closed]

I manage a number of websites for a bunch of clients. I use Vultr.com $5 plan 1 CPU 1 GB Virtualmin Basic websites with infrequent use. Although it does look like I got a lot of visits from bots. ...
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Which filesystems require fsync() for crash-safety when replacing an existing file with rename()?

Following widespread complaints, ext4 gained a crash-safety guarantee called auto_da_alloc which is enabled by default. What about other filesystems? Out of the most well-known filesystems, which ...
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i3wm [official ubuntu version] screen freezes randomly when window is fullscreen

I'm using compton for compositing with this config in i3wm in Ubuntu 18.04: # _ # ___ ___ _ __ ___ _ __ | |_ ___ _ __ # / __/ _ \| '_ ` _ \| '_ \| __/ _ \| '_ \ # | (...
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Atom crashes after closing the file manager ranger

When I open a file with atom through ranger and than close the terminal which executes ranger, it causes the atom editor to close too, my configuration file looks like: user@computer ~ $ cat ~/....
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Debian crashes constatly [closed]

My newly installed system has been crashing on me. I don't really know what information to give you but please ask me what you need. Debian Stretch XFCE 64bit Nvidia drivers are installed. I made a ...
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I can't boot any distro from USB / CD to install or to use it live

I have a very old PC and i want to bring it back to life. SPECS: -Pentium 4, 3.00 ghz -1,5 GB RAM -nVidia Geforce GT210, 1GB I decided to install a stable distro like LINUX MINT XFCE 32-bit. I tried ...
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Host system crashes when running a virtual machine [closed]

I'm currently trying to run a guest virtual machine on my current system (Ubuntu 18.04 with the 4.15.0-29-generic kernel). Every time I've tried running a virtual machine (I've tried virtualbox ...
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QWin crash: Cannot create platform OpenGL context, neither GLX nor EGL are enabled

I'm trying to use LXQt on Devuan ASCII / Debian Stretch. At some point after the desktop environment is started, Alt+Tab strats triggering QWin crashes, whose stderr text says Cannot create platform ...
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Onboard 1.4 crashes X.org on Arch Linux

Recently, a problem arose, which I suspect of being a bug, but I am not sure. I use Onboard virtual keyboard on my tablet PC powered by Arch Linux. It works nicely, but one thing is not working well. ...
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How do I find the cause for my program crashing Linux?

I am developping an OpenGL graphics program in Arch Linux. Everything was working fine, except I recently attempted to render the Sponza scene. The program launches and runs fine, however my GPU ...
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Spontaneous turning off after reboot from Windows

How should I troubleshoot spontaneous turn off of my notebook running Debian Stretch? What happens: Boot to Windows (dual boot system with windows and Debian on separate drives) Reboot Boot into ...
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xfce crashes on launch of applications

I am running openSUSE Tumbleweed and would like to use xfce as my desktop environment. GNOME works flawlessly, but I am having a big problem with xfce. The problem is that xfce crashes on the launch ...
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Ubuntu: Chrome crashes when started

System: Ubuntu 16.04 All was fine until today. And then: chrome crashes while watching a YT video. No addon / Plugin / Extension added recently. When trying to restart chrome via launch panel: ...
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Can't open mintinstall from WSL - mkdirat: Permission denied

I recently installed WSL on Windows 10 (Ubuntu), replaced the repos with Linux Mint's repositories, and installed a few GUI applications. After starting Xming (X11 server) and executing the following ...
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Debug kernel panic - Watchdog detected hard LOCKUP on cpu 9?

on a freshly reinstalled SLES 11.4 we see this dmesg from /var/crash: <7>[ 48.600847] storage: no IPv6 routers present <6>[ 63.725477] BIOS EDD facility v0.16 2004-Jun-25, 1 devices ...
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Crash during startup on a recent corporate computer

After some recent updates, my computer no longer boots! Here's what I could determine: This is a very recent computer that was provided to me by corporate IT. It has a recent Intel CPU (Skylake ...
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Crashkernel not starting after crash

I am trying to start a crash kernel using Linux's Kernel Crash Dump. Both of the host and crash kernel are compiled linux-4.13.16 kernel. Unfortunately, the crash kernel fails to start after the crash ...
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Cannot get kernel crash dump saved and reboot

I need to get a crash dump of my linux kernel. I am going to describe the scenario: Hardware: Notebook Dell E5450. Linux Distribution: Linux Mint 18.3 (Ubuntu 16.04). SysRq: enabled by /etc/sysctl.d/...
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How to power off normally after Debian crashed?

The keyboard did not work, but worked after I pressed Alt+SysRq+R. Then I pressed Alt+SysRq+B, and the computer did not reboot. What else can I do? I have found Ctrl+Alt+Delete will reboot the ...
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Ubuntu crashes on startup with a call trace (release_bts_buffer)

A friend of mine is having problems with her Ubuntu laptop and I have trouble finding informations that could help me know what is going on. I think this is a bit beyond the scope of my abilities. ...
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Kali Linux crashes when connecting an Android device [duplicate]

For some reason whenever I connect any android device using any USB cable to any of my ports on Kali Linux, the screen goes black for a second before going to the login screen. Then if I log in and ...
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Sony docking station crashes GUI on unsuspend

I have a Sony Vaio (2012) SVS13a with a full docking station which the notebook clips into. I run Debian Testing and have the latest updates installed as of writing this question. When I have the ...
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Persistent Crashes on Suspend

I am running Fedora 27 with GNOME. I have been experiencing crashes that occur every time I suspend the computer (when I close my laptop). When I open it, I am logged out, and when I log in again, it ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS randomly freezes

I just freshly installed Ubuntu on my ASUS Aspire E15. It's alongside a Windows installation. Roughly 10 minutes into my boot (maybe longer), everything will just freeze. I can move the mouse but no ...
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kernel freezing on ubuntu 16.04

I recently switched to ubuntu 16.04 on my laptop which is a thinkpad P51. I am having the issue that sometimes the login desktop freezes in the sense that I am able to move the cursor and interact ...
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Is it safe to remove files from /var/crash

I'm receiving a disk usage warning from the server " The filesystem “/” mounted at “/” reached “critical” status because you currently use 92.77% of its available blocks." After deep investigation I ...