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by dnixx
Tue Dec 04, 2012 10:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintUpdate icon says "up to date" - even if updates avail
Replies: 61
Views: 14609

Re: mintUpdate icon says "up to date" - even if updates avai

Probably because the APT cache was updated some time during the install.
by dnixx
Tue Dec 04, 2012 12:45 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )
Replies: 64
Views: 60864

Re: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )

captainmorgan: change the two instances of "Name=Keyboard" in electrickite's file to "Name=Keyboard GNOME". That way you won't select the wrong one from the menu :) (If you make this change, select the menu item that says "Keyboard GNOME" from now on.)
by dnixx
Tue Dec 04, 2012 12:25 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )
Replies: 64
Views: 60864

Re: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )

I can confirm that I'm able to map the F3 key to a custom action (successfully launched filezilla and gnome-terminal). I don't need to log out or restart Cinnamon.

So I'm not sure why you're still having trouble. Did you try to remove all the custom shortcuts from Cinnamon Settings as well?
by dnixx
Tue Dec 04, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )
Replies: 64
Views: 60864

Re: Keyboard shortcuts not working ( mint 14 cinnamon )

captainmorgan: That second "Keyboard" option is the one you should launch. It contains two tabs -- "Typing" and "Shortcuts". Go to Shortcuts and select Custom Shortcuts. Then add shortcuts. This is not the same as Cinnamon Settings -> Keyboard. Edit: Sorry, I overlooked the last part of your message...
by dnixx
Tue Dec 04, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mintUpdate icon says "up to date" - even if updates avail
Replies: 61
Views: 14609

Re: mintUpdate icon says "up to date" - even if updates avai

mintUpdate cannot refresh the APT cache (i.e. run ''apt-get update'') without root permissions. Because of this mintUpdate will display a notification icon only if 1) you have launched mintUpdate and entered your password (in which case mintUpdate is running in root mode and is able to refresh the A...

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