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by g1230g
Sat Nov 24, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <solved> Update Manager error - unable to update
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: Update Manager error - unable to update

For all of you that have installed hplip from HP's site, the error is most likely because you didn't uninstall the version of hplip you already had. See gm10's fix here . I did follow the link to he other thread and there are multiple options to identify and correct the error. One of the options th...
by g1230g
Wed Nov 21, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <solved> Update Manager error - unable to update
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: Update Manager error - unable to update

all41 wrote:
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:49 pm
Please post the results of terminal inquiry:

Code: Select all

python --version
The results are:

Python 2.7.15rc1
by g1230g
Tue Nov 20, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <solved> Update Manager error - unable to update
Replies: 9
Views: 299

<solved> Update Manager error - unable to update

Anyone have any thoughts on this error?

"E: python3: installed python3 package post-installation script subprocess returned error exit status 4"

Unable to update due to above error.

Thanks in advance!

LM 19 Cinnamon
by g1230g
Tue Nov 20, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Is Lastpass having problems or under attack?[Solved]
Replies: 8
Views: 262

Re: Is Lastpass having problems or under attack?

I'm unable to login to Lastpass today. Message: "An error occurred while attempting to contact the server. Please check your Internet connection.". True in Chromium, Chrome and Firefox. Anyone else? I just checked mine and no apparent problems or issues. Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon and using Google Chro...
by g1230g
Wed Nov 07, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: DVD Drive Issues

Most everything is working as it should with a few minor exceptions (software section).

Thanks again for the reply's and the guidance I do appreciate it!
by g1230g
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: DVD Drive Issues

HI g1230g, You are welcome... Okay, now that you have the correct video drivers installed, re-run the "inxi -Fxzd" command and post the new results for us. Do you have the DVD drive working now? I have installed fxburn but have not tried the DVD drive as of yet...and just so I understand fxburn is ...
by g1230g
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: DVD Drive Issues

HI g1230g, "richyrich" is correct, you cannot use a MS Windows driver disc with your Linux system, for video or monitor drivers and there should be no need to. I already provided you a link to install the correct video drivers for your nVidia "Quadro P400" video card and to help you make that easie...
by g1230g
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Repository Update Problem - Google Earth <Solved>
Replies: 19
Views: 2487

Re: Repository Update Problem - Google Earth

Just got that one myself. Goto menu > admin > software sources > additional repositories and remove the one for google earth (be careful, if you have chrome installed there will be two google entries). I am getting the same thing. I am using Google Chrome and am only seeing one Google repository no...
by g1230g
Tue Nov 06, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 19 won't suspend
Replies: 2
Views: 217

Re: Mint 19 won't suspend

Pjotr wrote:
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:21 pm
Try the latest kernel of the 4.18 series, by means of the reliable Canonical Kernel Team PPA:
https://sites.google.com/site/easylinux ... ted-kernel
(item 8, right column)
I will try that and thanks for the reply!
by g1230g
Tue Nov 06, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: DVD Drive Issues

I insert my monitor dvd into the drive and while it does pop up on my screen - it just seems kind of frozen and unable to play a disc...any thoughts? Monitor dvd ??? If you are talking about a drivers disk for your monitor, it is most likely Windows Only, and will NOT run on any Linux system. Yes -...
by g1230g
Tue Nov 06, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: DVD Drive Issues

Hi g1230g, You can see why I wanted these results because now we can tell that you do have an optical DVD/CD drive (/dev/sr0) and that it is a burner writer. Drives: Optical-1: /dev/sr0 model: N/A rev: N/A dev-links: cdrom,cdrw,dvd,dvdrw Features: speed: 48x multisession: yes audio: yes dvd: yes rw...
by g1230g
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: DVD Drive Issues

Thanks again... inxi -Fxzd System: Host: gregory-MS-7A38 Kernel: 4.15.0-38-generic x86_64 bits: 64 gcc: 7.3.0 Desktop: Cinnamon 3.8.9 (Gtk 3.22.30-1ubuntu1) Distro: Linux Mint 19 Tara Machine: Device: desktop System: Micro-Star product: MS-7A38 v: 3.0 serial: N/A Mobo: Micro-Star model: B450M BAZOOK...
by g1230g
Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

Re: DVD Drive Issues

Thanks for the reply - inxi -Fxz was pasted in my original post listed above and I don't see my optic drive either - listed below are the results for "lsusb" lsusb Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub Bus 003 Device 002: ID 046d:c336 Logitech, Inc. Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d...
by g1230g
Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 19 won't suspend
Replies: 2
Views: 217

Mint 19 won't suspend

Greetings all. New custom build and new install of Mint 19 Cinnamon. Most everything is working - however - Mint 19 won't suspend nor will monitor screen saver work. When I attempt to either use the suspend function or the screen saver function - bad things happen such as black screen and frozen. Af...
by g1230g
Mon Nov 05, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: <solved> DVD Drive Issues
Replies: 15
Views: 278

<solved> DVD Drive Issues

Greetings all - unable to access DVD drive. This is a new custom build...Mint 19 loaded successfully. While I am able to see said dvd drive (samsung) and it appears to be mounted I can't seem to get it to play. I insert my monitor dvd into the drive and while it does pop up on my screen - it just se...
by g1230g
Sun Jun 25, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: WiFi cannot connect to most sites
Replies: 0
Views: 254

WiFi cannot connect to most sites

Here is the problem I am currently experiencing with my laptop wireless connection. I am able to connect to the internet - but for most sites I get the white screen error message "cannot connect to this site"...however I am able to freely connect to and navigate Google but not Bing or MSN and most o...
by g1230g
Wed Mar 30, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Install additional HD for storage (SOLVED)
Replies: 7
Views: 369

Re: Install additional HD for storage (SOLVED)

Mint recognizes the additional HD as another storage device. All is well and I have access to my old files. I may try and wipe "winders" O/S off of that drive to minimize any future issues. I am glad it you got it working. I wouldn't worry about any "future issues". If it were my computer, I would ...
by g1230g
Wed Mar 30, 2016 9:21 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Install additional HD for storage (SOLVED)
Replies: 7
Views: 369

Re: Install additional HD for storage (SOLVED)

Thank you all for the responses - I appreciate it. Update - I went ahead and cracked the desktop open and plugged up the old HD. Expecting the worst and hoping for the best - I rebooted and it worked exactly as I was hoping for. Mint recognizes the additional HD as another storage device. All is wel...
by g1230g
Tue Mar 29, 2016 10:41 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Install additional HD for storage (SOLVED)
Replies: 7
Views: 369

Install additional HD for storage (SOLVED)

Greetings all. I would like to install an additional HD for storage and also retrieve some needed files from this old HD. Background - mint 13 originally installed and upgraded to mint 17.3 KDE on new desktop. All works well. Said old HD was pulled out of an old Windows PC - and installed in my new ...
by g1230g
Wed Mar 23, 2016 1:14 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: mint 13 to mint 17.3 and nvidia issues
Replies: 6
Views: 479

(SOLVED) Re: mint 13 to mint 17.3 and nvidia issues

Problem solved. It appears in order to get the visual corruption issue resolved with the graphics card upon upgrading - a system reboot in SAFE mode refreshes and reboots the graphics card. After booting in SAFE mode - I resumed normal booting and the graphics card appeared normal and all is well. I...

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