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by DaniD
Sat Apr 27, 2019 4:54 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] Boot partition is full
Replies: 33
Views: 12839

Re: [Solved] Boot partition is full

So... the boot partition fills up and the only way to fix this is to google what's going on and run some commands on the command line with sudo.

Do we think that this is sane?

-d
by DaniD
Sat Jul 25, 2015 12:31 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 17.2 (Cinnamon) thinks my headphones are a USB stick
Replies: 0
Views: 192

Mint 17.2 (Cinnamon) thinks my headphones are a USB stick

When I plug in my USB headphones (standard logitech headset), the file manager pops up as if I had lugged in a USB stick.

This started to happen after the 17.2 upgrade.

-d
by DaniD
Tue Sep 30, 2014 5:39 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Hidden wi-fi at installation
Replies: 2
Views: 311

Hidden wi-fi at installation

Is there a way to connect to a hidden wi-fi at installation?

Is the only option to install without network connection and update later?

thanks

-d
by DaniD
Mon Sep 29, 2014 5:12 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Full disk encryption + encrypt home folder?
Replies: 4
Views: 1141

Re: Full disk encryption + encrypt home folder?

... using both will naturally be the slowest (you'll encrypt twice). ... OK Thanks! There is obviously a usability bug here. It's not clear at all what's going on. Most users will want to use either full disk encryption OR home folder encryption, not both. It looks to me also that, when encryption ...
by DaniD
Sun Sep 28, 2014 9:31 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Full disk encryption + encrypt home folder?
Replies: 4
Views: 1141

Full disk encryption + encrypt home folder?

Guys I think something is not clear in the installation. What happens if I chose full disk encryption and later also "encrypt home folder"? If the disk is fully encrypted, surely also the home folder is encrypted. So what does clicking on the "encrypt home folder" do? Does it double-encrypt the home...

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