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by oldtony
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: [SOLVED] minimized program gets lost
Replies: 2
Views: 304

Re: minimized program gets lost

:) Thank You - Thank You - that solved my problem - Old Tony
by oldtony
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: [SOLVED] minimized program gets lost
Replies: 2
Views: 304

[SOLVED] minimized program gets lost

hi Experts - when i minimize some program they get lost, ie, i push the - button on a program (upper right hand corner) and it disappears. i expect that i should be able to go to the bottom of cinnamon 3.6.7 and click on the icon and have the program reopen. The program does no open. i have to resta...
by oldtony
Mon Feb 17, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: messed up my SuperKey+E
Replies: 1
Views: 411

messed up my SuperKey+E

hi experts - superKey + E opens up the file explorer (NEMO), but now it got messed up. I can still click on the green folder & get the same results. BUT i would really like to fix superKey + E. any advise on how to do this - thanks - old tony
by oldtony
Sat Feb 01, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: messed up SuperKey+
Replies: 2
Views: 94

messed up SuperKey+

i messed up my SuperKey + E ( windows key + E). how can i fix it. The green folder, which is the same thing, still works. How can if fix SuperKey + e shortcut ?
thanks - old tony
by oldtony
Sun Sep 08, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: while using "Ctl Alt Function Key" the number pad does not work.
Replies: 4
Views: 993

Re: while using "Ctl Alt Function Key" the number pad does not work.

Thanks for the reply. I think i was not clear. When one presses the ctl alt function key a new big screens opens up. one can open up F1 - F7, or 7 screens. These screens are each a separate login. In my case i use vim on these screens. I can jump back to the desktop by pressing ctl atl F8. i normall...
by oldtony
Sun Sep 08, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: while using "Ctl Alt Function Key" the number pad does not work.
Replies: 4
Views: 993

while using "Ctl Alt Function Key" the number pad does not work.

while using "Ctl Alt Function Key" the number pad does not work. any ideas on how to fix this??
by oldtony
Mon Oct 01, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: losing audo when playing you tube on fire fox - llunix mint 18
Replies: 0
Views: 121

losing audo when playing you tube on fire fox - llunix mint 18

hi experts - new problem when playing you tube videos on firefox - Play lots of you tube & never had this problem before. Found that if i went into "sound settings" and then went to applications that if i clicked on "AudioIPC Server" on the "louder side" my sound came back. BUT IF i pause the video ...
by oldtony
Thu Mar 24, 2016 9:08 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: seeking opinion of my backup script with gzip added
Replies: 1
Views: 217

seeking opinion of my backup script with gzip added

my backup script is below
find /directoryName -print | cpio -oavB | gzip > /tmp/BackupName

i have been using this for a long time without the gzip, is the gzip a valid thing to use
thank you for your help
old tony
by oldtony
Sun Mar 13, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: how do i install libtermcap.so.2.
Replies: 2
Views: 1189

how do i install libtermcap.so.2.

my old software requires that i install libtermcap.so.2. on another system, sme server, i do the following 1) yum install glibc.i686 2) yum install libxml2.i686 3) yum install libstdc++.so.6 on linux mint i get the following sudo yum install glibc.i686 [sudo] password for oldtony: There are no enabl...

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