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by Dr. Octagon
Wed Apr 08, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited
Replies: 8
Views: 1106

Re: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited

Hello, it's good to know that the two " 0-Days " were finally closed also with the final release of the regular Firefox update version (but 6 days later than possible with 68.6.1 - a long time with such vulnerabilities). When I look at "your linked" post I am amazed that so much resonance was genera...
by Dr. Octagon
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited
Replies: 8
Views: 1106

Re: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited

What's this all about? Telling me I don't know how to act on the internet... and that a PLEASE (at the very beginning of my first post) is a barking order in a harsh tone to the developers? Or is this really more about fixing a security hole as quickly as possible like Debian did yesterday? Anyway, ...
by Dr. Octagon
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited
Replies: 8
Views: 1106

Re: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited

Thank you for one of the most hollow and lofty replies I expected... I'm almost at a loss for words. I didn't know that you are one who analyzes every snippet of script before loading a website and only then visits the site with a clear conscience. Extraordinary... that's a major line of defense. Fo...
by Dr. Octagon
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited
Replies: 8
Views: 1106

Re: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited

In addition:

By the way, i have installed the "original" Debian Firefox until the release of the updated Linux Mint Firefox. It is noticeable that the Linux Mint Firefox is 10 Megabyte larger than the Debian Firefox.
For whatever reason... Can someone explain this!?

Cu
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by Dr. Octagon
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited
Replies: 8
Views: 1106

Urgent Firefox ESR Update - security vulnerability is exploited

Hello,

please provide the updated Firefox ESR 68.6.1 in the repo, as the underlying vulnerability is already exploited in the wild! :shock:
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/6 ... easenotes/

Thanx!

Cu
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by Dr. Octagon
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Konsole (KDE) full of bugs - Can I fix that?
Replies: 3
Views: 1793

Re: Konsole (KDE) full of bugs - Can I fix that?

Hello, it's actually quite ergonomic, at least for me, to make all commands ever entered available again by using the arrow keys up and down in the terminal. Or by calling the file "bash_history" in your home directory - there all entered commands are listed chronologically and can also be edited (r...
by Dr. Octagon
Thu Jan 09, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Two problems after LMDE3 installation
Replies: 8
Views: 3612

Re: Two problems after LMDE3 installation

Hello,

after you have made the above mentioned entry... press F3 on the keyboard and then RETURN -> Jesus saves. :wink:
That's all folks... but this is also very easy to find on google. ;)

Cu
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by Dr. Octagon
Fri Dec 06, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: wifi
Replies: 3
Views: 1278

Re: wifi

Look again... i have altered it...
by Dr. Octagon
Tue Jul 09, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Cinnamon crashes with Nvidia drivers
Replies: 17
Views: 4120

Re: Cinnamon crashes with Nvidia drivers

Pio2001 wrote:
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:11 pm

The problem is the same : "Cinnamon has just crashed (the actual message is in french).
OK, how about www.deepl.com - so you can speak perfect German, English or whatever you want - so tell us which error message is displayed. ;)

Cu
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by Dr. Octagon
Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Cinnamon crashes with Nvidia drivers
Replies: 17
Views: 4120

Re: Cinnamon crashes with Nvidia drivers

Try first to deinstall xserver-xorg-video-nouveau AFTER (!) nvidia-driver installation (this is the dafault open source driver for nvidia which might be still interacting). And a hint "for" stuttering videos (even if nvidia-driver is running correctly): Open Firefox, write about:config in the url-ba...
by Dr. Octagon
Fri May 31, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: wifi key works on ubuntu LXLE but not on LMDE cindy
Replies: 1
Views: 4683

Re: wifi key works on ubuntu LXLE but not on LMDE cindy

Hello,

after a trivial search for WIFI KEY LMDE via SEARCH in the upper right corner of this page, I can find several posts to solve this problem... something like:

viewtopic.php?f=247&t=290914&p=1613618& ... e#p1613618

:wink:

Cu
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by Dr. Octagon
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Español (Spanish)
Topic: [SOLUCION]Problemas para ver las opciones de configuracion en linux mint LMDE3
Replies: 2
Views: 281

Re: Problemas para ver las opciones de configuracion en linux mint LMDE3

Hola, Creo que es más fácil si escribes tu pregunta en inglés con, por ejemplo, www.deepl.com. Me sucedió que no podía asignar las partes individuales conceptualmente cuando las traducía de vuelta. Un intento de resolución de averías: Puede mover una ventana con el ratón manteniendo pulsada la tecla...
by Dr. Octagon
Tue Mar 26, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Two problems after LMDE3 installation
Replies: 8
Views: 3612

Re: Two problems after LMDE3 installation

Hello, to resolve the problem with wlan/wifi in LMDE 3 just execute in terminal: sudo nano /etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf Paste this at the end of the .conf file text: [device] wifi.scan-rand-mac-address=no Save now and everything works fine (maybe restart afterwards). Cu Dr. Octagon
by Dr. Octagon
Sun Mar 03, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: stretch repository
Replies: 16
Views: 2491

Re: stretch repository

Using the browser, the link http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian works fine. Is that the link that should be pointed to in Software Sources or is that just specific for Germany and surrounding areas. I'm in the USA and mine is set to: https://deb.debian.org/debian That link gives me the error: Not Found...
by Dr. Octagon
Sun Mar 03, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: stretch repository
Replies: 16
Views: 2491

Re: stretch repository

Basis (Stretch) via http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian works just fine... as far as I can tell. If you click on the link just mentioned by me, you will see that a connection will be established (at least from here)... the same will happen when updating through repos. Just try your application package ...
by Dr. Octagon
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Copy corruption / Copy progress indicator fails
Replies: 3
Views: 1356

Re: Copy corruption / Copy progress indicator fails

Thank you for your commitment. Also tested again yesterday: USB stick 2.0 plugged in... 1.1 GB file copied from desktop to stick. The copy indicator window shows me a write throughput of 64 MB/s constantly!? Impossible... and after a few seconds the window is gone. In the system control I can see: T...

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