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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby newW2 on Mon Apr 21, 2008 10:41 pm

Don't think so. See this forum post:
http://forums.virtualbox.org/viewtopic. ... t=directx9
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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby windrift on Tue Apr 22, 2008 4:04 am

dang! i think i screwed up my linux :( i cant' login normally then it sends me to the command prmt/terminal promt wathever you call it...... i just uninstalled my nvdia driver on envy and restarted it and whosshhhhhhhh can login anymore....... i tried to go to the recovery mode but i don't know what to do...... im simply blank about these commands on linux...... errors states about x org...... how can i fix this ? need help badly huhuhuhuhuhh (by the way im using celena)
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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby ed@Mint on Tue Apr 22, 2008 6:54 am

Log in in CLI mode and try this :
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sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg -phigh

then reboot.
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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby windrift on Tue Apr 22, 2008 10:13 am

tnx ed it worked :) whew :))

are thre manual and tutorials for linux command ?

hope i can learn


tnx a lot Godbless

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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby ed@Mint on Tue Apr 22, 2008 12:29 pm

In libro veritas

Now switched to : ArchLinux

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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby newW2 on Tue Apr 22, 2008 11:34 pm

The wiki has links to free books as well.
http://www.linuxmint.com/wiki/index.php ... umentation

And here are a couple links to keep handy:
http://www.linuxdevcenter.com/linux/cmd/
http://www.ss64.com/bash/
http://www.scottklarr.com/topic/115/lin ... ollection/

Ok enough to keep you busy for now.
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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby windrift on Wed Apr 23, 2008 11:36 am

tnx a lot guys :) im going to basics now :)
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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby MagnusB on Thu Apr 24, 2008 10:27 am

BTW, Pidgin does not support video chat. So you have to either use aMSN or other for video & sound chat.
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Re: Help me i'm really a newbie in linux mint

Postby windrift on Wed May 14, 2008 11:18 am

hi guys and gals if any :) ..... just wondering is linux mint and ubuntu7.1 the same???
i currently dual boot my pc with xp and celena...... how can i uninstall my celena mint on dual boot mode???
i just want to try my ubuntu :) tnx for the help :D
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