In this post we will see how to disable painful Error Reporting Messages.
Ubuntu/Linux doesn’t have BSOD, but has Error Reporting messages:
The error message are generated by apport application.
There are three ways to stop those error reporting messages.
Way 1: Edit apport Configuration file
Open Terminal (CTRL + ALT + T) and run the following commend:
sudo gedit /etc/default/apport
You will see a line “enabled=1“, changed it to “enabled=0” to disable Error Reporting. Save and close GEdit.
Way 2: Disable apport service
The apport service is responsible for generating error messages. So you can disable the apport service using the following commend in Terminal:
sudo systemctl disable apport
Way 3: Remove the apport
You can also remove the apport from system if you want using below commend in Terminal:
sudo apt purge apport
You can delete the crash reports generated by apport, which are located in here: