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by administrollaattori
Tue May 22, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 2nd External HDD No Longer Working-Mint-Cinnamon
Replies: 1
Views: 10

Re: 2nd External HDD No Longer Working-Mint-Cinnamon

What tells terminal-commands

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sudo parted -l
inxi -po
by administrollaattori
Tue May 22, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: How to repair /boot?
Replies: 4
Views: 113

Re: How to repair /boot?

If disk uses msdos disklabel and /boot is /dev/sda1 and / is /dev/sda2 , via liveDVD or USB sudo mount /dev/sda2 /mnt sudo mount /dev/sda1 /mnt/boot sudo mount --bind /dev /mnt/dev sudo mount --bind /sys /mnt/sys sudo mount --bind /proc /mnt/proc sudo chroot /mnt mkdir -p /boot/grub nano /etc/resolv...
by administrollaattori
Tue May 22, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Distro-hopping: my results and impressions
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: Distro-hopping: my results and impressions

jaymot wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 3:50 am
Slackware: No GUI, no LiveCD. Text-only installation, in 2018! "Ain't nobody got time for this!"
You have not realized Slackware's idea. :wink:
by administrollaattori
Tue May 22, 2018 3:59 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Sound disappeared in linux mint
Replies: 6
Views: 78

Re: Sound disaper linux mint

Trying to following this link : https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=48&t=254399&p=1371762#p1371505 When i write in terminal : <aplay -D plughw:0,0 /usr/share/sounds/alsa/Front_Center.wav> I get this answer: <aplay: main:722: audio open error: Device or resource busy> Try sudo alsa force-re...
by administrollaattori
Tue May 22, 2018 3:52 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Camera Upside-down
Replies: 37
Views: 484

Re: Camera Upside-down

dmesg: [ 20.758565] ACPI Error: Evaluating _BCM failed (20170531/video-364) [ 21.114119] Linux video capture interface: v2.00 [ 21.174009] uvcvideo: Found UVC 1.00 device USB2.0 UVC 1.3M WebCam (064e:a116) [ 21.194656] uvcvideo 1-3:1.0: Entity type for entity Extension 5 was not initialized! [ 21.1...
by administrollaattori
Tue May 22, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: Mounting DVD/CD drive
Replies: 4
Views: 116

Re: Mounting DVD/CD drive

Hi Thanks for yr advice. Tried that but sadly no joy! Should I have removed the line: /dev/disk/by-id/ata-TSSTcorp_CDDVDW_TS-U633A /dev/sr0 auto nosuid,nodev,nofail,x-gvfs-show 0 0 ?? BobS Yes. An another option for /etc/fstab is /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom auto noauto,owner,ro,comment=x-gvfs-show 0 0
by administrollaattori
Tue May 22, 2018 3:44 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: X Windows Won't Start Automatically (Mint 18.2)
Replies: 6
Views: 123

Re: X Windows Won't Start Automatically (Mint 18.2)

Hello all, Now I am sure. There was a power outage and the computer rebooted. The GUI did not start and, as before, I had to run "startx". Interestingly, I have a few LXLE hosts that are only now exhibiting the same behavior. So, it seems that something in the Ubuntu updates is causing this problem...
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: Mounting DVD/CD drive
Replies: 4
Views: 116

Re: Mounting DVD/CD drive

Make a mount point sudo mkdir /media/cdrom and In the /etc/fstab file a line

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/dev/cdrom /media/cdrom auto rw,noauto,user,exec 0 0
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: .mkv videos
Replies: 5
Views: 87

Re: .mkv videos

VLC, gnome-mplayer, SMPlayer, ... etc.
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Sound disappeared in linux mint
Replies: 6
Views: 78

Re: Sound disaper linux mint

viewtopic.php?f=48&t=254399&p=1371762#p1371505
Install alsa-tools-gui

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apt install alsa-tools-gui
To run hdajackretask

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hdajackretask
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]HALP Xserver round two
Replies: 13
Views: 218

Re: HALP Xserver

I choose: "Root Drop to root shell prompt" >Give root password for maintenance (or type Control-D to continnue): "Control-D" no effect. My password gives: "t-imedia-S2185 `# (cursor)" type: mount -o rw,remount / no effect just "t-imedia-S2185 `# (cursor)" type: exit Do not exit. Do cd /etc/X11/xorg...
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]HALP Xserver round two
Replies: 13
Views: 218

Re: HALP Xserver

Boot using liveDVD or USB and mount your system partition and open /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d directory as an administrator and rename 20-amd.conf as 20-amd.conf.faulty
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]HALP Xserver round two
Replies: 13
Views: 218

Re: HALP Xserver

Function wrote:
Sat May 19, 2018 6:07 am
Using "esc" right after "bios boot" gives:
Just select advanced options and there Recovery Mode.
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Camera Upside-down
Replies: 37
Views: 484

Re: Camera Upside-down

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dmesg | grep video
modprobe xxxx_driver_name_xxx invert=1
viewtopic.php?t=33109#p191509
by administrollaattori
Sat May 19, 2018 2:07 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]HALP Xserver round two
Replies: 13
Views: 218

Re: HALP Xserver

Boot to the Recovery mode, where drop to the root prompt and run

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mount -o remount,rw /
cd  /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d
mv 20-amd.conf 20-amd.conf.faulty
sync
reboot
PS. Those drivers is not intended to use in Mint 17
https://launchpad.net/~oibaf/+archive/u ... cs-drivers
by administrollaattori
Thu May 17, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Files getting "corrupted" or stop working
Replies: 19
Views: 267

Re: Files getting "corrupted" or stop working

How do you shutdown a computer?
by administrollaattori
Thu May 17, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: My mouse stopped working
Replies: 7
Views: 97

Re: My mouse stopped working

Mouse uses four wire, so some of them may be broken.
https://hubpages.com/technology/USB-Wir ... USB-wiring

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