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by fixerofthings86
Sat Mar 21, 2009 2:27 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!
Replies: 58
Views: 31130

Re: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!

well, its been over a week, but what can i say, given how awesome the RC1 is, the stable will be worth the wait.

keep up the good work folk!
by fixerofthings86
Mon Mar 09, 2009 10:01 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!
Replies: 58
Views: 31130

Re: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!

wait

wont KDE RC upgrade to KDE CE? the way it normally updates ?
by fixerofthings86
Sun Mar 08, 2009 11:42 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!
Replies: 58
Views: 31130

Re: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!

Boo wrote:@ fixerofthings86
1. mint 6 KDE stable will come out in about a week.

2. there is a mint-meta-kde package but i have not tested it to upgrade mint 5 kde to mint 6 kde or even just to KDE 4.2.

Boo
YEA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! @boo :lol: :lol:
by fixerofthings86
Sun Mar 08, 2009 2:09 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 Bug Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 25756

Re: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 Bug Thread

Mint 6 KDE is great..though can any one help me activate my desktop effects?? I cant install compiz kde since its dependent with libplasma 2 while mint 6 kde is already libplasma 3...is there anyway that i wont have to downgrade to libplasma 2?? I dunno about reverting back to 2, but it seems to me...
by fixerofthings86
Sat Mar 07, 2009 11:47 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 Bug Thread
Replies: 82
Views: 25756

Re: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 Bug Thread

well, I have a 9600GT nvidia card. I install the propietary driver (recommended one-177.--) and reboot. I get the no screen errors, and a command line prompt... ----- that being said, this error has happened on every distro ive tried- Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Debian, Mandriva, Fedora, etc.. The way around t...
by fixerofthings86
Sat Mar 07, 2009 11:21 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!
Replies: 58
Views: 31130

Re: Linux Mint 6 KDE RC1 released!

I have 2 questions

1) when (tenative of course) might 6 KDE, stable version come out?

2) if i install Mint 5 KDE stable, I can upgrade the KDE to 4.2 right?
by fixerofthings86
Sun Feb 22, 2009 5:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: (solved) need a super program :P
Replies: 3
Views: 519

(solved) need a super program :P

I noticed that with Mplayer, i can search youtube and BBC through mplayer...

is there a way to add more sites too mplayer? (havent found a way yet)

or is there another program that would do the same thing- allowing me to watch youtube without actually opening firefox.....
by fixerofthings86
Sat Feb 21, 2009 7:16 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: {solved} switichg to Mint from ubuntu
Replies: 5
Views: 1089

Re: {unsolved} switichg to Mint from ubuntu

Why does it happen to me :(//

all of the sudden, videos on the net (youtube, etc..) the sound stops.

Ive tried reinstalling the appropriate flash..
Ive tried turning of advanced effects and such,..,

VLC sound does not work but Mplayer plays videos appropriately
by fixerofthings86
Tue Feb 17, 2009 7:50 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: {solved} switichg to Mint from ubuntu
Replies: 5
Views: 1089

Re: switichg to Mint from ubuntu

well, I made the switch/// I must say, Im very impressed with the general layout- i tend to prefer the "windows" type start/menu bar. Its nice to be able to watch youtube, dvds, etc without having to down load a whole bunch. one thing that seems to be troubling me now, is youtube videos go blank box...
by fixerofthings86
Mon Feb 16, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: {solved} switichg to Mint from ubuntu
Replies: 5
Views: 1089

{solved} switichg to Mint from ubuntu

I want to see if i can get a feel for whatever issues i may be facing once i switch.,... here are my stats.. Nvidia 9600GT video 512mb Athlon x2, 2.53ghz sound blaster card (the $35 version) 2 gigs of ram. when installing and setting up Ubuntu 8.10 (the newest one currently) here are some issues 1) ...

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