My Linux Mint - cinnamon operating system hangs very often , how can i stop it
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Intel Integrated Graphics? If so, your issue may be something to do with that. There seems to be a bug in modern distros that is causing random freezing, usually more common when using a desktop environment that uses effects, (such as Cinnamon).
If it's Integrated graphics, i think the only thing you can really do is try to keep the xserver-xorg-video-intel package as up to date as possible. I'm using Debian stable, and i also experience a similar issue with the Cinnamon Shell. Since updating that package to the version from Experimental, the issue has improved, but not gone away. There is a later version available as source, but i'll wait. You're running Mint; there is a later version available in the Ubuntu repos, than the one i'm using, you might want to try upgrading with that package.
Distribution: Debian Wheezy, Jessie, Sid/Experimental, playing with LFS.
You say you've had this problem for 4 months now. Have you tried a different distro or even Mint with a different Desktop Environment?
Originally Posted by rajvanshipradeep15
Also I am not able to update this is what I get when I try to update
" Failed to fetch http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/...amd64/Packages 404 Not Found [IP: 126.96.36.199 80]
Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead. "
This could merely be a momentary problem either with the server or they are updating the server (packages files) and because of that there are no actual files to read.