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by TGPB
Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Wine - stable "Not Available"
Replies: 38
Views: 3478

Re: Wine - stable "Not Available"

I performed a timestamp to go back and tried again xxxxx@xxxxxx:~$ apt install --install-recommends wine-installer Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situat...
by TGPB
Sat Mar 07, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Wine - stable "Not Available"
Replies: 38
Views: 3478

Re: Wine - stable "Not Available"

I found the Wine - stable AMD64 version in the Software Manager and tried to install it. Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. Furthermore there could be a conflict between software packages w...
by TGPB
Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Wine - stable "Not Available"
Replies: 38
Views: 3478

Wine - stable "Not Available"

Went into Software Manager to load Wine and it says it is not available. So I just went to their site and followed their instructions and get this. xxxxx@xxxxxxx:~$ sudo apt-get install winehq-stable [sudo] password for xxxxxx: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state inf...
by TGPB
Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Inode extent tree could be narrower HELP!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1550

Re: Inode extent tree could be narrower HELP!!!

It is /dev/sda2

But not sure how to get to a command prompt. At the end of it trying to load in recovery mode I end up with (initramfs)_
The _ is flashing.
by TGPB
Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Inode extent tree could be narrower HELP!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1550

Re: Inode extent tree could be narrower HELP!!!

How do I get a command prompt to type in the command?
by TGPB
Thu Mar 05, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Inode extent tree could be narrower HELP!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1550

Inode extent tree could be narrower HELP!!!

I accidentally unplugged my desktop. Now it won't boot up. If I go into recovery mode option I see a lot of thiInode ####### extent tree (at level 1) could be narrower. Ignored Then at the end it says run fsck manually fsck exited with status code 4 Failure: file system check of the root filesystem ...
by TGPB
Sun Dec 29, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Turn Desktop into Hotspot from Tethered Phone Connection
Replies: 3
Views: 393

Re: Turn Desktop into Hotspot from Tethered Phone Connection

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I tried an Asus router and it would not connect via hotspot or when tethered. If I can turn the desktop into a router I might find a work around on the one device restriction my carrier has on the phone.
by TGPB
Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: Turn Desktop into Hotspot from Tethered Phone Connection
Replies: 3
Views: 393

Turn Desktop into Hotspot from Tethered Phone Connection

I have a unique phone service that allows me only one tethered or hotspot connection. I have no options for any other internet other than my phone. I have a dedicated phone for my home internet. I want to use the tethered connection that I use for my desktop computer that has Linux Mint 19.3 Tricia ...
by TGPB
Sat Nov 23, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: "Use as Hotspot" no longer working
Replies: 13
Views: 2436

Re: "Use as Hotspot" no longer working

I'm running 19.2 mate and EasyTether Pro with success. I want to hotspot my computer to share this connection. I looked in network connections and don't see a hotspot option.
by TGPB
Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop

When I follow these directions to turn my internet connection into a hotspot.
https://www.fosslinux.com/15132/how-to- ... x-mint.htm
It did not work.
by TGPB
Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop

My phone is a Samsung S8. I can tether and hotspot with my phone. I am limited to one connection by my carrier. I can not connect to a router like Asus, been their tried that.. The carrier has somehow blocked that. I'm using EasyTether because it works around the restrictions of the Hotspot/ Tether ...
by TGPB
Wed Nov 20, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux M[Mint 19.1 Cinnamon] Hey I just quick tested this on my machint Des

I got EasyTether to work on the computer. Trying to follow the instructions from your link How to create a wifi hotspot with USB Dongle? : linuxmint https://www.reddit.com/r/linuxmint/comm ... sb_dongle/ it says the following: Connected the computer to my phone via USB tethering. Settings >network >...
by TGPB
Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop

My plan gives me true unlimited data on the phone with no throttling. My Hotspot is throttled to 5mbps plus I can only connect one device to it at a time. I tried tethering to an Asus AC68U and the SIM card would not allow the internet to work. It stumped ASUS tech support. The reason I was requesti...
by TGPB
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Re: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop

I am aware of the USB tethering to a router. I tried an Asus router and my carrier is blocking tethering to a router, but not blocking tethering to a computer. They also are blocking me from Hot Spotting to more than one device at a time. This is why I am seeking help to tether in the method I have ...
by TGPB
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop
Replies: 9
Views: 1754

Bridge USB Tethered Phone to Router thru Linux Mint Desktop

Im trying to bridge my phone that is USB tethered to my Linux Mint 19.2 desktop and my Archer C2300 router so that I can share my internet connections to other devices in the house. My phone is the only internet we can get.
by TGPB
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work
Replies: 19
Views: 1513

Re: Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work

Awesomeness!!!! Thanks for your help. It WORKS!!!! :D :mrgreen: :wink: :D
by TGPB
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work
Replies: 19
Views: 1513

Re: Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work

Try this sudo apt install git dkms git clone https://github.com/cilynx/rtl88x2BU_WiFi_linux_v5.3.1_27678.20180430_COEX20180427-5959.git cd rtl88x2BU_WiFi_linux_v5.3.1_27678.20180430_COEX20180427-5959 VER=$(sed -n 's/\PACKAGE_VERSION="\(.*\)"/\1/p' dkms.conf) sudo rsync -rvhP ./ /usr/src/r...
by TGPB
Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work
Replies: 19
Views: 1513

Re: Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work

Not quite sure what to do with all the info on that page. I can understand sleeper12's instructions (even though they were for wrong kernel). Unless I'm wrong again, I'd assume you do this: cd rtl88x2BU_WiFi_linux_v5.3.1_27678.20180430_COEX20180427-5959 VER=$(sed -n 's/\PACKAGE_VERSION="\(.*\)...
by TGPB
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work
Replies: 19
Views: 1513

Re: Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work

I found this on a Ubuntu forum if you want to try it. You really ought to check things before you post them. Those instructions are for an older version that doesn't support the current kernels. The OP should use: https://github.com/cilynx/rtl88x2BU_WiFi_linux_v5.3.1_27678.20180430_COEX20180427-595...
by TGPB
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work
Replies: 19
Views: 1513

Re: Can't Get USB Wi-Fi Adaptor to work

Post the results of: Code: Select all inxi -Fxz tgpb@LOTF:~$ inxi -Fxz System: Host: LOTF Kernel: 4.15.0-66-generic x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 7.4.0 Desktop: Xfce 4.12.3 Distro: Linux Mint 19.2 Tina base: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic Machine: Type: Portable System: Dell product: Inspiron 1520 v: N/A se...

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