23.10

Keyboard shortcut to switch to a specific window

Keyboard shortcut to switch to a specific window Is there a way to specify a keyboard shortcut to switch to a specific window? I know about Alt+Tab, Alt+`, Alt+Esc etc. But all of those keys cycle through all windows, which is not what I’m looking for. I would like a key that takes me straight …

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Wrong Persian glyphs in default persian font for Ubuntu 23.10 Mantic Minotaur

Wrong Persian glyphs in default persian font for Ubuntu 23.10 Mantic Minotaur Luckily, the latest version of Ubuntu OS (23.10 Mantic Minotaur) has resolved the issue with the default font by switching it to Noto-Sans Arabic, which also supports Persian. However, there remains an issue with the Persian Peh glyph, as evident in the screenshot. …

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raspi5 23.10 cannot switch to lightdm from gdm3

raspi5 23.10 cannot switch to lightdm from gdm3 I’ve installed 23.10 on a Raspberry Pi 5 and it all seems groovy. The default display manager is gdm3, in line with the 23.10 current blessed GUI with the bar on the left and so on. (I don’t know what that UI is called; I don’t like …

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Problem with start up of the SLURM controller daemon

Problem with start up of the SLURM controller daemon I’m trying to configure SLURM on an Ubuntu 23.10 system so that it uses MySQL via slurmdbd. This is a continuation of an earlier question which I solved through somewhat random guessing… The funny thing is that the SLURM controller (slurmctld) fails to start upon boot. …

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dnsmasq is not logging dns queries

dnsmasq is not logging dns queries Here’s how I am debugging this issue from the command line: $ dnsmasq –no-daemon –log-queries Putting the log-queries option in the config file and running it as a daemon still showed nothing on the log file. I am expecting that when I do dig example.com, it should show up. …

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New app center (in 23.10.1) does not load .deb packages

App center does not open .deb packages As you can see, the bug is in the title. When I open a .deb package, the App Center shows a loading icon: I have left it loading like this for more than two hours, but it continued spinning infinitely. Is this a bug in Ubuntu, or a …

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Noticing wifi is unstable under new release, how to file a bug report?

Noticing wifi is unstable under new release, how to file a bug report? After a recent upgrade noticing wifi disconnects randomly, speeds vary back and forth from 0.1Mbps to 100Mbps within a few seconds, can be up for a few seconds, or a few hours, not predictable. I’m trying to file a bug report using …

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Importing .opvn file into 23.10 VPN settings GUI doesn't work

Importing .opvn file into 23.10 VPN settings GUI doesn't work I’m trying to use a .ovpn file on the built-in VPN settings in Ubuntu 23.10 I go to the setting menu –> Network –> ‘+’ button next to VPN I click "Import from file…" and navigate to my .ovpn file. It seems to work but …

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No Gnome Version Available?

No Gnome Version Available? I have a Ubuntu Budgie 23.10. I go into Settings > About > System Details and this is what I see: Why is gnome not available? Is it because I am on Budgie? Asked By: John Carter || Source GNOME Version: Not available simply means that the system cannot locate a …

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Can only mount external drive with sudo

Can only mount external drive with sudo I have a 2TB external drive with an NTFS partition. If I connect it to my main desktop, it mounts fine in Dolphin – I just click the drive when it appears on the sidebar, and I can see all the files, navigate, work with them etc. This …

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Headless Ubuntu 23.10 on Raspberry Pi 5

Headless Ubuntu 23.10 on Raspberry Pi 5 I have Ubuntu 23.10 running from an SSD attached to my Raspberry Pi 5. I would like to run the setup headlessly but if there is no monitor attached I cannot access it via Microsoft Remote Desktop. It appears that it does not load the graphic enviroment if …

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Ubuntu 23.10 Terminal turned into a text editor

Ubuntu 23.10 Terminal turned into a text editor The Terminal suddenly does not accept commands anymore and basically behaves like a text editor. The last commands that I put in before this happened was just some nvm commands, i.e. nvm alias default 20.11.0, nvm ls, etc. Restart did not fix it. I haven’t seen this …

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Can't suspend/sleep after upgrade to 23.10

Can't suspend/sleep after upgrade to 23.10 After upgrading from 23.04 to 23.10, my laptop can’t sleep: when trying to sleep, it immediately wakes up again. This occurs when no peripherals (Bluetooth anything, keyboard, monitor etc.) are connected too. I have tried toggling "wakeup devices" in /proc/acpi/wakeup as in Ubuntu wakes up after few seconds of …

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Dell laptop, Ubuntu 23.10 (Manic Minotaur), frozen on startup

Dell laptop, Ubuntu 23.10 (Manic Minotaur), frozen on startup Recently (seemingly after the most recent update), my system won’t start anymore. After asking for my bootphrase the machine hangs on the dell logo I can access the grub menu and get to a terminal via recovery mode, but booting into an older kernel without recovery …

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Ubuntu 23.10 : What do I have to do to avoid to manually do source ~/.profile or source ~/.bashrc trying to get "LD_LIBRARY_PATH" to work?

How do I avoid having to manually source ~/.profile or ~/.bashrc to get "LD_LIBRARY_PATH" to work? I realized that I need to manually source ~/.bashrc file or to manually source .profile file to make the settings specified in .bashrc file effective. These are some additions to complete ~/.bashrc file: export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib/wx export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib/wx/3.3.0 …

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error while loading shared libraries: libgconf-2.so.4

error while loading shared libraries: libgconf-2.so.4 I downloaded the .deb package with Haroopad from the developers website: http://pad.haroopress.com/user.html It installs without problems, with QApt Package Installer, but when running it gives the following error: /usr/share/haroopad/haroopad: error while loading shared libraries: libgconf-2.so.4: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I searched for an …

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Thunderbird sort or find messages by "date deleted"

Sort or find messages by "date deleted" in Thunderbird Trash folder Assume that I had a quite old message in my Inbox (or any other folder) and just deleted it. It will go into my Trash folder. How can I sort my Trash folder so that the message I deleted right now appears on the …

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NVME SSD is slow on Ubuntu 23.10

NVME SSD is slow on Ubuntu 23.10 This is a strange one. On a fresh install of Ubuntu 23.10 (and Desbian 12, Pop os) I’m getting 40MB/s with ssh-benchmark snap, while on my old laptop with a cheap SATA SSD I’m getting 90MB/s. Any ideas on how to tackle this issue? EDIT: On manjaro it’s …

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Problem installing openweathermap Gnome extension

Problem installing openweathermap Gnome extension I am trying to install the openweathermap extension for Gnome 45 (link) (Ubuntu 23.10). When I am running the command make && make install, I am getting the following error: fatal: No names found, cannot describe anything. msgfmt -c po/ar.po -o po/ar.mo make: msgfmt: No such file or directory make: …

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