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by 00negative
Wed Feb 27, 2013 11:24 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: I'm about to quit Linux
Replies: 45
Views: 12449

Re: I'm about to quit Linux

Why so many partitions? Delete the xp, keep maybe one Linux partition for your favorite and your windows 7 and try other distros in virtual box in Linux or windows when you want. But jumping distros might be part of your problem, you are always looking for the perfect one and each has it's strengths...
by 00negative
Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:05 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: installing java 6 in linux mint 14
Replies: 4
Views: 3421

Re: Re: installing java 6 in linux mint 14

Jim1938 wrote:I did the opposite.
Removed 6 and installed 7.
I used Synaptic Package Mgr to both removel and installation.
I was successful.


They are trying to install Sun's version, so it isn't in the package manager anymore unless they added an old or third party repo.
by 00negative
Thu Dec 06, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: installing java 6 in linux mint 14
Replies: 4
Views: 3421

Re: installing java 6 in linux mint 14

You can use the java install section to answer your question http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1863547 The purge command in the link gets rid of the openjdk You can also use the sudo alternatives --config java command to select the version to use And use the java -version command to c...
by 00negative
Thu Dec 06, 2012 10:11 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 10 Years Later, and Still a Noob
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Re: 10 Years Later, and Still a Noob

1. Did you change the mouse settings in the system settings to speed it up? Sounds basic but you didn't mention it. Also are you using a plug and play mouse or does your mouse require special drivers. 2. What type of USB port do you have ver 1, 2, 3? If you are on 1 in particular you aren't going to...

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