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by Snoot
Tue Mar 04, 2014 1:05 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: My new name is Zorba
Replies: 11
Views: 1609

Re: My new name is Zorba

Gratz on the name change. Nice to meet you in addition. :D
by Snoot
Tue Mar 04, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Questions about Linux Mint
Replies: 8
Views: 1298

Re: Questions about Linux Mint

#4 Well compared to gentoo and debian, mint is a more 'built up' linux distro derived from Debian. Gentoo is a good starting area for building your own distro. This is because Gentoo compiles everything to ensure optimization. That being said you can do the same with Mint. It is a philosphy on peop...
by Snoot
Tue Mar 04, 2014 10:25 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SELinux won't enable
Replies: 2
Views: 1557

Re: SELinux won't enable

Ah makes sense, thanks for your time and help.
by Snoot
Tue Mar 04, 2014 10:24 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Updates Available but Does Not Update
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Re: Updates Available but Does Not Update

Apt-get update. updates the respositories which is where all the packages of software are. So if you update there it will get the latest editions of the software you want so you can just download them. apt-get update If your looking to update mint from 14-15 you will have to do a little more command...
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 3:59 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Updates Available but Does Not Update
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Re: Updates Available but Does Not Update

Try rebooting the system see if that helps.

Try running

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apt-get update
try installing the package name

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apt-get install *package name*
If none of these works try the solution from WharlRat
http://forum.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=90&t=138154
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Any good writing software for linux
Replies: 11
Views: 1599

Re: Any good writing software for linux

Michaelwy wrote:downloaded TexMaker, but I don't understand it.
A good area to start is with TeXStudio. I'm still currently using it now and it is a decently layed out IDE.
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: SOLVED: Finding c math library
Replies: 3
Views: 2207

Re: Finding c math library

instead of

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#include "math.h"
try

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#include <math.h>
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 12:25 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: how to delete a torrent
Replies: 5
Views: 361

Re: how to delete a torrent

if you are using Vuze then you would want to go to your library or current download tab located to the left hand side and then click 'delete' or right click and go to delete. You will be prompted to delete from computer or library, proceed to click delete from computer. Most torrent clients have the...
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 12:20 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Any good writing software for linux
Replies: 11
Views: 1599

Re: Any good writing software for linux

Thanks for the links Xeno, they're pretty awesome. I will have to utilize these more.
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 11:49 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Any good writing software for linux
Replies: 11
Views: 1599

Re: Any good writing software for linux

Since I started university I used Openoffice and Microsoft Office, however I have started moving over to a cloud based approach because of the accessibility and quick use which is Google Docs, using it for note taking and have done assignment with it. If I'm writing a proffesional document which are...
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 11:45 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Questions about Linux Mint
Replies: 8
Views: 1298

Re: Questions about Linux Mint

1# It is possible to upgrade from previous version to the next one up such as going from 14 to 15. There are numerous guides on how to do it safely and effectively on google. #2 Security measures for Linux mint, there is a built in firewall plus the option for AppArmor, GrSecurity and SELinux, and o...
by Snoot
Mon Mar 03, 2014 11:32 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SELinux won't enable
Replies: 2
Views: 1557

SELinux won't enable

Hi all, I am trying to get to terms with SELinux on Linux Mint 16 (Petra) Cinnamon, however I'm faced with the problem with turning it on I issued the following commands as root which return "disabled". sestatus setenforce /usr/sbin/getenforce the config file in /etc/selinux/config is the following:...
by Snoot
Sun Mar 02, 2014 4:48 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi Linux Mint Community
Replies: 9
Views: 1448

Re: Hi Linux Mint Community

Thanks guys, hoping to contribute my skills in whatever way I can.
by Snoot
Sat Mar 01, 2014 10:40 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi Linux Mint Community
Replies: 9
Views: 1448

Re: Hi Linux Mint Community

Thanks The-Wizard, glad to be part of the community.
by Snoot
Sat Mar 01, 2014 5:57 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi Linux Mint Community
Replies: 9
Views: 1448

Re: Hi Linux Mint Community

Appreciate it, thanks. :D
by Snoot
Sat Mar 01, 2014 5:05 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hi Linux Mint Community
Replies: 9
Views: 1448

Hi Linux Mint Community

Hi all,
Been lurking to long, so nice to meet you all.
by Snoot
Sat Mar 01, 2014 4:57 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Cinnamon crashes after Nvidia driver install
Replies: 4
Views: 2180

Re: Cinnamon crashes after Nvidia driver install

I had this problem for awhile and found the link to work.
http://askubuntu.com/questions/68220/sy ... er-enabled

Good luck

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