Critical programs fail to launch
I am experiencing a weird issue on one of my computers, the one that I
use the most.
Programs okular, k3b, korganizer, fail to launch, there may be others
that I have not tested yet.
While making a full backup, Clonezilla could not verify the integrity of
I have tested hard drive extensively with smartmontools, no errors.
I have submitted bugs for all these, no response yet.
Above mentioned programs do launch eventually, after several minutes,
and throw errors.
The computer is updated on testing.
This is a fast computer, 8-core processor, 32 GB of DDR3 RAM, SSD hard
I also have a laptop, same OS, 6-core processor, 16 GB DDR Ram, SSD hard
The laptop works satisfactorily, but it is supposed to be a fallback
kde-full is installed, desktop has an nvidia card, drivers are updated,
kernel modules installed.
I added nvidia to the video group, after my own user.
Still no luck, I am completely baffled by this weird behavior.