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Webcam not working in Ubuntu 22.04 on MacBook Air

Webcam not working in Ubuntu 22.04 on MacBook Air I run Ubuntu 22.04 on a MacBook Air and the internal webcam does not work. I tried following this link but it worked at first (I could see the webcam working) and then it stopped again. I tried going through the instructions above again but with …

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Use Tor Browser on Ubuntu 22.04 installed on a MacBook Air

Use Tor Browser on Ubuntu 22.04 installed on a MacBook Air I have my Ubuntu (22.04 Jammy Jellyfish) running on a MacBook Air. I was trying to install Tor there but it seems like I can’t launch it. I have done everything OK, but it simply doesn’t launch when calling from terminal or launching via …

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How to tell if Kubuntu is hibernating or not?

How to tell if Kubuntu is hibernating or not? My Kubuntu 22.04 on a Macbook Air takes a lot to wake up from sleep, which makes me think it’s maybe hibernating in fact. This is happening even if the lid is closed for a few seconds. It takes up to 10-15 seconds to wake up. …

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Installing Ubuntu on newly installed blank SSD (MacBook Unibody)

Installing Ubuntu on newly installed blank SSD (MacBook Unibody) I recently bought a MacBook Unibody from 2010, and would like to install Ubuntu on it (this would be my first time installing or using Ubuntu). Before installing Ubuntu, I plan on removing the hard drive and installing a new SSD. After some research, I believe …

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Cannot boot fresh Ubuntu 20.04 on Mac due to Failed to Set MokListRT?

Cannot boot fresh Ubuntu 20.04 on Mac due to Failed to Set MokListRT? I have installed Ubuntu 20.04.2.0 LTS amd64 on a MacBook Pro 15" 2009 Not a dual boot, simply erasing disk for Ubuntu-only laptop. Installation went smoothly. After rebooting, I am getting following warning: Failed to Set MokListRT: Invalid Parameter Could not create …

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Ubuntu doesn't recognize wi-fi

Ubuntu doesn't recognize wi-fi A friend handed me an old unwanted Macbook Pro and said "Have fun with it", so I decided to run it with Ubuntu. Before doing an actual installation, I tried it with a non-persistent USB stick. Everything worked fine except for wi-fi, which doesn’t even show up in settings. The computer …

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Installing Ubuntu on MacBook Pro 2019 with macOS Big Sur

Installing Ubuntu on MacBook Pro 2019 with macOS Big Sur I am trying to install Ubuntu on MacBook Pro: MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2019) macOS Big Sur 11.5.1 2,6 GHz 6x Intel Core i7 I created new partition on Mac SSD for second OS and bootable USB with Ubuntu 21.04 installer (installations from USB with versions 20.04 and …

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Ubuntu 18.04 /w Macbook Pro: Kworker keeps hogging up my CPU

Ubuntu 18.04 /w Macbook Pro: Kworker keeps hogging up my CPU Just thought of dropping a question since this problem seems to have been around for quite some time. Just now I have installed the new Ubuntu 18.04 on my Macbook Pro, and I notice the kworker hogging up a lot of CPU: 3411 root …

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Wi-Fi not working on mid 2014 MacBook Pro with Ubuntu 15.10

Wi-Fi not working on mid 2014 MacBook Pro with Ubuntu 15.10 I’m trying to triple boot OSX, Windows 10 and Ubuntu and I’m having a few issues with Ubuntu. So far everything seems to work except for the Wi-Fi. The wired connections seem to work, however, as the MacBook doesn’t have an ethernet port (lol …

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How do I switch the Command key and Control key on a MacBook Pro?

How do I switch the Command key and Control key on a MacBook Pro? I have scoured the web, and I can’t seem to get Xmodmap / anything to work properly. I want to swap BOTH my Command keys with my Control key – in essence, inverting what they do currently. How would I do …

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What is different about the Mac ISO image?

What is different about the Mac ISO image? http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/releases/11.04/release/ At that location there is an ISO image which is described as “This image is adjusted to work properly on Mac systems.” What specific problems on the Mac does this image address that the standard images don’t? I ask because I need to know which ISO …

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