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by smgordon1259
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Weird issues
Replies: 0
Views: 62

Weird issues

ok this week the Panel at the bottom of the screen has reset it self a few times taking weather and 12 hour time out as well as the thumbnails not showing up until I reset it . after a while it will go back to bare bones no thumbnail. no weather ... anyone else have this?
by smgordon1259
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: pdf reader [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: pdf reader

LibreWriter
by smgordon1259
Mon Jul 30, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Will not shutdown or restart
Replies: 25
Views: 530

Re: Will not shutdown or restart

linux OSs will never ask for reboot...this is NOT windows...it lets you reboot when YOU want to, not when IT wants to...that way it does not interfere with your work and annoy you by being "in your face"...linux assumes you do not need a "nanny"...DAMIEN An OS does not have to be 'Windows' and stil...
by smgordon1259
Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: iso images and grub
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: iso images and grub

The ISOs with V2 in the file name like this >>> linuxmint-19-mate-64bit-v2.iso is the corrected version
by smgordon1259
Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: failed install of Mint 19, machine ""unbootable"
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: failed install of Mint 19, machine ""unbootable"

are you able to press F8 as it is booting so you can choose which drive or flash drive you want to boot from?
by smgordon1259
Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: (Solved)Pulse Audio issues
Replies: 87
Views: 1741

Re: Pulse Audio issues

Question,

are you using onboard sound from the motherboard or the HDMI connection? did this start as a result of an update or new install?
by smgordon1259
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Weather Radar Website or Program that runs continously?
Replies: 12
Views: 232

Re: Weather Radar Website or Program that runs continously?

the best one bar none, is on Android, "MyRadar" fully configurable as to what you want it to display. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.acmeaom.android.myradar if I want to know what is happening, forget the PC, too darn slow, and not nearly as useful as MyRadar, I get my smartphone...
by smgordon1259
Mon Jul 23, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Room for Improvement? (Boot)
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: Room for Improvement? (Boot)

I remember the days of turning on my windows computer, go get coffee and breakfast, only to get back to the computer and it still hasn't completed a boot. I do not use XFCE , (MATE) my Boot time is about 1 minute, I had faster about 25 seconds , that was using an SSD drive for the os, that has since...
by smgordon1259
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Slow Boot LM 18.3
Replies: 12
Views: 228

Re: Slow Boot LM 18.3

I had some problems with cinnamon and video a while back and decided to install MATE, works fine .
by smgordon1259
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 19 v2
Replies: 2
Views: 913

Re: Mint 19 v2

no V2 is to replace the first versions, the first ones were kinda broken .

best to do a clean install with V2
by smgordon1259
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Slow Boot LM 18.3
Replies: 12
Views: 228

Re: Slow Boot LM 18.3

get rid of KERNEL 4.15.0-24 try 4.13.0-45

There are issues with the 4.15 kernel in 18.3, and if you upgrade to 19 do the same but get the 4.15.0-29 kernel
by smgordon1259
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19

Code: Select all

 /vmlinuz -> boot/vmlinuz-4.13.0-45-generic
no option to remove 4.15 from update.
by smgordon1259
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19

looks like I will have to enter grub every time I boot. 4.15.0-23 is not in the grub but keeps loading
weird crap
by smgordon1259
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19

Just edited Grub and removed all 4.15.0-23 , rebooted, guess what? 4.15.0-23 loaded anyway

confused?
by smgordon1259
Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19

it is the kernel issue, just installed kernel 4.13.0-45 and everything is back to normal. problem now is in the update view kernels 4.15.0-23 shows not installed, not active. GOOD , but when i reboot it comes back . so now i have to edit the grub to remove 4.15.0-23
by smgordon1259
Fri Jul 20, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Re: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19

I woke up and seen the issues. no idea how they came about. now using 18.3 with 4.10 kernel recognizes video and audio but still not getting the correct resolution for an option, the video drivers being used is the 340,, 384 does not work at all. had 390 on here but thats not offered now. dropping b...
by smgordon1259
Fri Jul 20, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19
Replies: 12
Views: 305

Wow woke up this morning to all kinds of issues on LM19

no recognition of sound card, no recognition of video card, internet disconnected only way to get internet back is to reboot.

Dumped 19 re installed 18.3 same issues not recognizing video or sound

who broke linux?
by smgordon1259
Thu Jul 19, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Kernel question
Replies: 25
Views: 863

Re: Kernel question

Thanks All, I guess blocking it in Update manager will block every other kernel that come afterwards. Tried blacklist but its still there. sioo not going to fret anymore gonna stay with #23 until they come up with a stable release. tried 4.17.8 but that was buggier. just gonna wait so far #23 is wor...

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