Compiz using excessive amounts of RAM?

So I've been running Ubuntu 16.04 on my new build, and I have 16gb of ram. What I've noticed in Htop is that for some reason over the course of a few hours compliz starts eating up ram before maxing out around 2gb. I can't tell if it's a memory ....

Delilah Delilah: 02 February 2022


Panasonic Toughbook 55 (FZ-55) No speaker sound on Ubuntu 19.10

Long story short: Sound output via speakers doesn't work on my Panasonic Toughbook 55 only on Ubuntu. It works on Windows 10 though. I ran alsa-info.sh from http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa-info.sh and the result is here: http://alsa-project.org/db/?f=6f367c5eb97ddd024587420e02d6f2fa21e10a08 I have also used hw-probe: https://linux-hardware.org/?probe=e5c25a6e55 I've tried changing output devices, fiddling with alsamixer, but I ....

Rowan Rowan: 02 February 2022


problem running apt-get and dpkg command in ubuntu14

I am new to Ubuntu and I have used the apt-get and dpkg -i command to install a software via command line quiet a few times. But because of some unknown reasons I am getting some errors, which I couldn't understand Please tell me the reason and remedy of this ....

Willow Willow: 02 February 2022


speech-dispatcher stopped working, spd-say starts, but stops after a few words

I have a problem with speech-dispatcher. As stated: speech-dispatcher stopped working. spd-say starts, but stops after a few words. To be more precise: I had a longer text. (This https://github.com/systemd/systemd/blob/master/NEWS from CHANGES WITH 246 until CHANGES WITH 245) I fed it to spd-say: spd-say -l de -r 50 -t male1 ....

Maya Maya: 02 February 2022


Editing the theme inside `gnome-shell-theme.gresource` has prevented Ubuntu from booting?

If you run Ubuntu, and you have a moment would you mind please checking the contents of two files for me, it could be really useful. See the "IF YOU ARE RUNNING UBUNTU:" paragraph. I was naively editing gnome-shell-theme.gresource while trying to edit the login/lock-screen background. The full path is ....

Andrew Andrew: 02 February 2022


I ve downloaded Super Hot (for linux) at the official site, but i dont know how to run it

Heres the link: Please let me know if you know how to run it. ....

Bella Bella: 02 February 2022


Trying to uninstall vmware packages but get 'unmet dependencies' error

So when I do dpkg --get-selections | grep vmware I get... vmware-tools-core install vmware-tools-esx-nox install vmware-tools-foundation install vmware-tools-guestlib purge vmware-tools-libraries-nox install vmware-tools-plugins-autoupgrade install vmware-tools-plugins-deploypkg install vmware-tools-plugins-guestinfo install vmware-tools-plugins-hgfsserver install vmware-tools-plugins-powerops install vmware-tools-plugins-timesync install vmware-tools-plugins-vix install vmware-tools-plugins-vmbackup install vmware-tools-services install I would like to remove these. So for instance when I ....

Eva Eva: 02 February 2022


How to investigate ext4.vhdx file and see what's inside while using wsl2

currently I am using wsl2 and I notice a significant amount of disk space is required for ext4.vhdx, like I know it's Ubuntu's file management system, but I don't deeply understand what's inside, that's why I want to look inside and delete all unnecessary files, how can I do it? ....

Aria Aria: 02 February 2022


How to configure igpu for xserver and nvidia gpu for cuda?

Ubuntu 16.04 Output of uname -a: Linux HOST 4.4.0-22-generic #40-Ubuntu SMP Thu May 12 22:03:46 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Desktop grade: CPU: Intel GPU: Nvidia with 361.42 What I want: the intel GPU shall run the xserver and my monitor, which is connected to the onboard DP the ....

Rylee Rylee: 02 February 2022


Cannot sharing my second harddrive with Samba

I shared my first hdd in Ubuntu 16.04 with Samba and successful, but now I can't share my second hdd. Windows cannot access \\\server_2 You do not have permission I click this (https://www.techwalla.com/articles/how-to-format-a-linux-disk) and I found nothing. And another link (https://askubuntu.com/questions/545060/ubuntu-file-sharing-server-with-samba-using-external-hard-drive). I tried to search and practice, but no results. ....

Owen Owen: 02 February 2022