Questions tagged as ['compatibility']

About the compatibility of software and hardware with Ubuntu. Note that shopping recommendation questions are off-topic here.
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Bram avatar
Why is a 21.10 built binary not compatible with 21.04 install?
cn flag

I don't understand why a binary built on 21.10 is not compatible with an 21.04 system.

The binary is linked against which is available on the 21.04 OS version as well.

Same binary, on the 21.10 system:

$ ldd turboledzd (0x00007ffdc2595000) => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ (0x00007fdd64057000) => /lib/x86_64-linux ...
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will ubuntu work on an hp envy 13, specifically envy 13-ba1027nn
cn flag

I will start a full stack developer course soon, and i gotta get a laptop that's gonna run Linux, specifically Ubuntu. I've been eyeing envy 13-ba1027nn since it's pretty powerful and cheap ish. Will Ubuntu run on this specific laptop? Here are the full specs provided by hp:

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nico_so avatar
Installing Ubuntu on Asus ROG Strix G513IC-EB73?
gs flag

I want to buy an Asus ROG Strix G15 G513 on Amazon. One of the reviewers commented:

The laptop overall for gaming and stuff is great. But I bought it for professional use and thought being such a good brand they’ll provide linux support which is very essential for me but they didn’t. So if you wanna dual boot don’t buy this

Since my idea is to install Ubuntu on my laptop, I wanted to know if inde ...

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Ramendu Narayan DATTA avatar
Adobe Reader 9 and Adobe Acrobat Reader DC (Wine)
be flag

I installed Adobe Reader in Ubuntu 21.04 because it is required for sign-in documents authenticated, e,e E adhar, etc. Recently I upgraded Ubuntu from 21.04 to 21.10, and I observed that Adobe Reader 9 and Adobe Acrobat Reader DC were working on Ubuntu 21.04, but they are not working anymore after upgrading to 21.10. I tried reinstalling Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, but it shows that it is not compatible w ...

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Pbro98 avatar
Cannot enable fingerprint scanner in Ubuntu 21.10
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I recently switched my HP ENVY cg0xxx laptop (which has a built in fingerprint scanner) from windows 10 to Ubuntu 21.20 (GNOME 40.4.0) (not dual boot, windows is gone). Everything has worked well so far, except I cannot use the fingerprint scanner. Under the guide provided by Ubuntu I should have the option under Settings > Users > Enable fingerprint scanning. However, there is no option fo ...

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Daniel Ortega Monge avatar
Ubuntu Compatibility with Nvidia
cn flag

I am trying to install Ubuntu on my PC, I have a Dell Vostro 230, core 2 duo 2.93 GHz, RAM 8Gb and an Nvidia GeForce GT220, but every time I try to run Ubuntu, after a few minutes the image is lost, I noticed that the cooler fan shuts down when Ubuntu starts, so I realize that the chip is heating too much. I already tried to install the Nvidia drivers without success. I can not install Ubuntu  ...

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Shaun avatar
Does Ubuntu 20.04 work in Azure?
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Does Azure support Ubuntu 20.04? We are deploying a new syslog and were opting for Ubuntu 18.04.

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Funvilla avatar
Ram updated from 4gb to 8gb, it only shows 4gb of ram in my ubuntu & 8gb of ram in BIOS
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Product- Notebook 15-g002ax (HP 15 notebook laptop) 64bit

OS- Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS

Memory shows- 3.3 GiB

amd processor, REV: 22CE-100

New ram: Hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB, 8192 MB @ 800MHz (SODIMM DDR3)

I used to have 4gb of default ram in bank0(slot0) [bank1 is non customer usable] therefore i have bought 8gb of single ram. Removed 4gb of default ram & connected new 8gb ram in bank0.

but if i check in ...

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João da Silva e Souza avatar
Gigabyte motherboard compatibility question
hk flag

I have a computer with a Gigabyte H310M-H motherboard running Windows. I would like to give it Ubuntu, but I'm worried about compatibility issues. I want it o be able to work with my headphones and microphone. Do you guys think I might have issues? Thanks right away.

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EstebanMan avatar
Nvidia Docker for Ubuntu 21.04?
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someone was able to install NVidia Docker on Ubuntu 21.04? It does not allow me to download it due to compatibility issues. apparently there is no support yet.

Installation Guide

any solution? Thank you so much

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Chandrabhan Singh avatar
My Dlink dwa 171 stopped working on ubuntu 20.04
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I have recently installed ubuntu and everything was working fine. I have installed the dlink dwa 171 driver with git but again it stopped working after a few days. I am not sure what happened but this is really frustrating. Please help me out as I am new.

I am running git version in terminal and it shows that I have git installed in my system. Here is the screenshot of the terminal:

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Radovan Babjak avatar
SriHome webcam problematic for ubuntu
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SriHome 1080p Full HD Webcam does not connect for google meets nor any other browser connection. I have managed taking a photo using guvciew software but it does lag my PC has a problem with my USB headphones and does not really work for online calls.

Do you guys know what could be the problem?