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by stephie
Thu May 08, 2014 2:44 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Updating Linux Mint, Windows XP no longer boots
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Re: Updating Linux Mint, Windows XP no longer boots

I did it, and reboot. In the menu list it appeared the Windows XP ntldr chainloader right after the Windows XP, but when I press enter in the chainloader, it says: "Error signature". Grub4Dos can chainload ntldr and boot linux also. Grub4Dos installation -> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlmNrZSblI...
by stephie
Thu May 08, 2014 2:12 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Updating Linux Mint, Windows XP no longer boots
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Re: Updating Linux Mint, Windows XP no longer boots

How about if you make a custom menu entry for XP? gksudo pluma /etc/grub.d/40_custom The contents menuentry "Windows XP ntldr chainloader " { set root='(hd0,1)' chainloader /ntldr } After editing run sudo update-grub I did it, and reboot. In the menu list it appeared the Windows XP ntldr chainloade...
by stephie
Thu May 08, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Updating Linux Mint, Windows XP no longer boots
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Updating Linux Mint, Windows XP no longer boots

Hello, Mint users! As some of you know, from my previous post in the "Newbie Questions" section, I have updated Linux Mint Maya Mate edition by deleting the medibuntu files and updating again the system. Everything is fine, but Windows XP no longer boots (Dualboot). So I guess the configuration of t...
by stephie
Wed May 07, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help in installing .sh [Solved]
Replies: 18
Views: 704

Re: Help in installing .sh

zerozero wrote:close firefox and reopen it again.
you have FF29 installed

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firefox:
  Instalados: 29.0+build1-0ubuntu0.12.04.2
Yap! I know, thanks so much to both of you: Zerozero and killer de bug. LLAP :D
by stephie
Wed May 07, 2014 5:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help in installing .sh [Solved]
Replies: 18
Views: 704

Re: Help in installing .sh

can you post the output of apt policy firefox again? Oh! Zerozero, I'm sorry, I have closed the terminal without noticing. And for both, here is the result of apt policy firefox: erwin@winles ~ $ apt policy firefox firefox: Instalados: 29.0+build1-0ubuntu0.12.04.2 Candidato: 29.0+build1-0ubuntu0.12...
by stephie
Wed May 07, 2014 5:00 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help in installing .sh [Solved]
Replies: 18
Views: 704

Re: Help in installing .sh

ok, everything is finished and the shield is green, but I open Firefox and I have Firefox 23.
by stephie
Wed May 07, 2014 4:26 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help in installing .sh [Solved]
Replies: 18
Views: 704

Re: Help in installing .sh

Ok I see. Your system has not been updated for a while. The medibuntu repo is dead since 6 months and will prevent your dad to update. :wink: You need to delete it from your sources.list file: http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=2469 And then update your system. And you will get security fix for openssl b...
by stephie
Wed May 07, 2014 4:05 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help in installing .sh [Solved]
Replies: 18
Views: 704

Re: Help in installing .sh

ok, i see. but, first you shouldn't see that "warning" in firefox telling you to upgrade to a new version; second, firefox is updated very quickly in mint so you you don't need to install from the the mozilla ftp's to stay up-to-date. unless: 1- your system is not updated; 2- your system is not sup...
by stephie
Wed May 07, 2014 3:44 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help in installing .sh [Solved]
Replies: 18
Views: 704

Re: Help in installing .sh

It's not a folder, look all the files inside: http://imgur.com/EF9T5yS Anyway, I wrote in the terminal "./firefox" and it has opened the new version of Firefox, which is great. But the old version is still in the menu of mint, obviously. To understand better, this is my father's computer, he was in ...
by stephie
Wed May 07, 2014 2:23 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Help in installing .sh [Solved]
Replies: 18
Views: 704

Help in installing .sh [Solved]

Hello to all of Linux Mint users! I'm here posting again for one little doubt I have. So, I've never installed a .sh file before, weird I know, but it's true. And, I have followed many tutorials and I can't do it so far. I hope you can help me with this. I'm sure it must be a tiny error or thing tha...
by stephie
Sun Sep 15, 2013 12:13 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Ep 12 of "Ubunchu!", a manga about Ubuntu reffers Linux Mint
Replies: 2
Views: 2726

Re: Ep 12 of "Ubunchu!", a manga about Ubuntu reffers Linux

Thank you so much both of you!! :D I so wanted more episodes, but I couldn't find more than 8 episodes. I don't understand quite well japanese yet, but I'll read until it's available either in english or in spanish. I have the 8 episodes on my Linux mint and now I'm going to download the others. I d...
by stephie
Thu Sep 05, 2013 5:49 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello, I'm excited for this brand new experience!
Replies: 7
Views: 1356

Hello, I'm excited for this brand new experience!

Hello everybody!! :D I'm stephie and I just installed Linux Mint yesterday. I used to have a Hackintosh (Windows 8/ Mac OS X) and I recently replaced Windows with Linux Mint 15 Oliva Cinnamon. Until now it's a little bit difficult and confusing but I can't wait to get used to linux. Anyway, I did so...

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