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GIMP crashes on launch

Resolved problem by removing .gimp-2.8 folder in home
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AppCenter can't update Flatpak packages

I have the same situation since yesterday morning. So far I haven't any solution but I found this: According to Hector R on this issue on GitLab Step1 flatpak install org.freedesktop.Platform/...
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Loki freezes every few hours since monday 6/3

Solution: change the driver to original Nvidia driver instead of Nouveau driver. Issue was resolved.How To Switch to NVidia driver
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Freya crashes when exiting full-screen from youtube

I think both Chrome and Firefox use PPAPI, the pepper flash plugin so could be a compatibility issue with that. I would try looking in ~/.xsession-errors or ~/.xsession-errors.old if you have had to ...
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Geary crashing when looking through emails

I found a temporary reprieve from this issue by disabling the 'Always show remote images' option in Reading preferences, it was driving me nuts!! Hope that helps.
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Elementary OS is unstable when using with a 6th Gen CPU

Running the command sudo apt-get install linux-generic-lts-wily will upgrade your Kernel to 4.2, which solved many of my issues with Skylake.
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Spotify crashing the wingpanel (loki)

So, I've found the culprit! The wingpanel-indicator-sound version 2.0.3 is the one that's crashing and thus making the entire wingpanel disappear. Removing the package is a temporary solution. I've ...
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Why won't the Music App launch?

I found the workaround here: https://github.com/elementary/music/issues/391 It crashes on startup if an NTFS partition is mounted. I unmounted all network shares and it doesn't crash on startup for ...
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Music app crash

I found the workaround here: https://github.com/elementary/music/issues/391 It crashes on startup if an NTFS partition is mounted. I unmounted all network shares and it doesn't crash on startup for ...
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AppCenter can't update Flatpak packages

what I recommend you is to try to do this using command lines. Open your terminal application and execute flatpak update ! without sudo, otherwise you will receive an error message. Another option ...
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Is there any way to see what is causing the system to freeze?

If you can't get any response and are forced to reboot, then after the system comes back up, you can look at various log files in /var/log such as /var/log/syslog and scroll up to the time before you ...
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AppCenter crashes after a few seconds

It looks like the file permissions on the flatpak folder in your home directory (or possibly your home directory as a whole) are broken. Have you possibly ran a GUI program with sudo or ran some ...
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How to add to the startup script?

Try using gnome-session-properties you can set any command to run after a system startup. Just run it on Terminal and then press "Add", and after that you need to write the script in the given textbox....
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How to add to the startup script?

Add them to the bottom of the .profile file in your home directory. In the terminal: io.elementary.code ~/.profile Append the scripts, save, then reboot and you should be in business.
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AppCenter can't update Flatpak packages

Here's how I solved the flatpak update issue. Update faltpak in Terminal. flatpak update One package org.freedesktop.Platform.GL.default found but got error when update. List the installed package....
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AppCenter can't update Flatpak packages

@Travis So the conclusion is "No luck either though.". Actually it's my first time when I had update elementary os trouble. I think that elementary os creators should read elementaryos.stackexchange....
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System Crashed After Gpu Driver Update

You can enter the recovery mode and reset your system settings. There are many reasons for this problem. You can edit the Startup menu at the grub interface E, enter ‘acpi=off’, and then press F10 ...
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Elementary OS hangs when using libreoffice

I've found something interesting that may be related to your issue: Baytrail complete freeze If you are using kernel > 3.16 on Baytrail architecture and randomly encounter total system ...
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Elementary OS hangs when using libreoffice

This also happens on AMD desktops too. I cannot seem to pinpoint it, and it is rather annoying. I don't really have a solution, but try adding these repos to keep up to date with your software. sudo ...
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Many application crashes 'Loki' some system hangs

The most recent system update as of mid July 2017 in appcenter seems to partially fix the application problems; as I suspected the gtk-warning/error have now been removed. This allowed me to open apps ...
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External monitor freezes OS

When it freezes up, try to get to the terminal: Ctrl+Alt+F2. If it works, have a look at the following logs, /var/log/lightdm/lightdm.log and /var/log/syslog. Also, try restarting lightdm service: ...
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(solved) System freeze when pluging usb device or power cable

ok I fix the problem by upgrading to kernel 4.11 and blacklist the nouveau driver and install bbswitch and load it at startup via modules.conf
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Wingpanel crashes on search

This worked for me: mv ~/.local/share/applications ~/.local/share/applications.temp I eventually removed the applications.temp folder. source
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Elementary Loki crashes frequently

I just tried running an Arch system via live USB and it crashed the same way elementary has been. I conclude it must be a hardware issue.
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Elementary crashing on desktop login

I've made progress, done updates and used clamtk to neutralise the trojan that caused it. I think it came from an ad-spamming website hdeuropics, where I watched a frebbie movie, I went searching for ...
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Elementary OS freezes while watching Video or when connecting to a SMB server

I managed to solve the problem by disabling the USB 3.0 support in the notebook's BIOS. Note: This also made the "quite splash" edit obsolete.
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Loki freezes after screen locks itself

I have this bug also on stable release of Loki. It's probably this bug 1635254 (desktop freezes & misbehaves on login) As a temporary fix i changed Settings => Security & Privacy, unchecked ...
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