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by ckonn
Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: pulse-audio and sound preferences
Replies: 0
Views: 69

pulse-audio and sound preferences

there is a 'sound preferences' ... menu in the menu - control center gui on mint mate desktop.
https://www.linux.org/attachments/output_tab-png.3005/
is this 'sound preferences'-menu part of the 'pulse audio'-server or it has nothing to do with it?
by ckonn
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Sound effects question...
Replies: 17
Views: 907

Re: Sound effects question...

Is it to possible to add more sound effects? Namely a sound effect when notifications are cleared. Open the Sound settings module, navigate to the Sounds tab and switch the toggle for Notification sounds on. https://i.imgur.com/KrguWlx.png hvVwYdsIpVygyAj is there the same ' Sound settings module' ...
by ckonn
Mon Aug 12, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: special sound effects
Replies: 2
Views: 118

special sound effects

hello, would it be nice if there were some 'special sound effects' when the mouse cursor moves over the icons of the panel or when it moves over the icons of the directories or when we open a directory. just like the special sound effects when we play a pc-game. they could be implemented in 'compiz'...
by ckonn
Mon Jul 22, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: installing applications on windows as a guest os
Replies: 1
Views: 67

installing applications on windows as a guest os

hello,
is it possible to install third party apps on windows os that runs as a guest-os ( on virtualbox ) and the host-os is linux?
by ckonn
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: 'groups' - default output
Replies: 1
Views: 62

'groups' - default output

hi,
what should be the default output from the command 'groups' on a pc under linux mint 17.3 mate edition?
my output is:

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 tony adm dialout fax cdrom floppy tape sudo dip video plugdev fuse lpadmin sambashare autopilot 
is there something that is missing or is odd and needless?
by ckonn
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: find out the internal microphone's driver on a linux mint-pc
Replies: 2
Views: 106

find out the internal microphone's driver on a linux mint-pc

hello,
every hardware device ( incl. the internal microphone, suppose ) works under some driver.
how one can find out which is the specific driver controlling the work of the internal microphone on a pc that works under linux mint?
by ckonn
Wed Jun 26, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] firefox vs firefox-b
Replies: 1
Views: 102

[SOLVED] firefox vs firefox-b

have 2 firefox versions - 66.0.3 and 67.0.4.
when 66.0.3 is running in the output from lsof -i the name of firefox is firefox.
when 67.0.4 is running in the output from lsof -i the name of firefox is firefox-b.
what is the difference?
by ckonn
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: malware on usb-flash-drive?
Replies: 1
Views: 124

malware on usb-flash-drive?

After the mount of usb-flash-drive in usb2.0 port some of the apps on the panel disappeared. A black hole/s on their place/s. The apps not function. This happens only when the usb-flash-drive is mounted on the pc. After the 'take-off' of the usb-flash-drive from the pc everything works fine again. C...
by ckonn
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:11 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: dhclient problem
Replies: 1
Views: 191

Re: dhclient problem

uh!
my ip-address has changed!?
and this happened without the 'samba'-folder in

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/etc/samba/dhcp.conf.new
and without

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dhcp.conf.new
in it!?
by ckonn
Sun Jun 02, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: dhclient problem
Replies: 1
Views: 191

dhclient problem

hi a little problem with the new ip-address uptain. for a some time notice that my ip-address does not change. which is strange. after some research it appears that i have deleted some ... samba-files. and maybe dhcp and my dhclient depend on one of those samba-files. the output from ~ $ sudo dhclie...
by ckonn
Mon May 27, 2019 4:19 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] firefox add-on not found
Replies: 2
Views: 142

[SOLVED] firefox add-on not found

hi a time ago have installed an add-on to firefox named 'zzzz'. an ad-blocker that is running at the moment. now the output from the command whereis zzzz is: ~ $ whereis zzzz zzzz: the output from the command ~ $ which zzzz is: nothing. the output from command ~ $ locate zzzz contains the name 'zzzz...
by ckonn
Sat May 25, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: ruby on linux mint
Replies: 4
Views: 109

Re: ruby on linux mint

ups! it looks like that it is highly likely that we can say 'goodbye' to our mate desktop in case we remove 'ruby-pakages'. can't we? ~ $ apt remove -s ruby NOTE: This is only a simulation! apt-get needs root privileges for real execution. Keep also in mind that locking is deactivated, so don't depe...
by ckonn
Sat May 25, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: ruby on linux mint
Replies: 4
Views: 109

ruby on linux mint

hi,
there are some ruby-packages on my os:

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 ~ $ whereis ruby
ruby: /usr/bin/ruby /usr/lib/ruby /usr/bin/X11/ruby /usr/share/man/man1/ruby.1.gz
do any important services depend on this ruby-packages?
what will happen if they go deleted?
by ckonn
Mon May 20, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: distribution version and hardware compatibility
Replies: 2
Views: 109

distribution version and hardware compatibility

hello, like to know where we can find info about the compatibility problems that the different mint versions have with certain hardware? for example: mint 19.1 partly incompatible - fully incompatible cpu - Intel i18xxxx amd35xxxx gpu - xxxxxxx zzzzzzzzz and so on.
by ckonn
Thu May 09, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Is there a Lightweight alternative to VLC?
Replies: 34
Views: 956

Re: Is there a Lightweight alternative to VLC?

hi,
what are the default versions of vlc in mint 18.0 and 19.0?
by ckonn
Tue May 07, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] ALL Add ons suddenly stopped working in Firefox 66.0.3
Replies: 110
Views: 7078

Re: [almost SOLVED] ALL Add ons suddenly stopped working in Firefox 66.0.3

rene wrote:
Tue May 07, 2019 6:56 am
ckonn wrote:
Tue May 07, 2019 5:55 am
is it now safe to give nicknames, passwords, bank account info and so on if we running firefox 66.0.3?
See the "View Firefox Studies" link there and check for "hotfix-update-xpi-signing-intermediate-bug-v1.0.3-1548973" being active. If yes, your Firefox's fine.
it is active. thanks a lot!
by ckonn
Tue May 07, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] ALL Add ons suddenly stopped working in Firefox 66.0.3
Replies: 110
Views: 7078

Re: [almost SOLVED] ALL Add ons suddenly stopped working in Firefox 66.0.3

my system is linux mint 17.3 mate edition. running firefox 66.0.3 have just one add-on - an adblocker. on the 5th of may afternoon there was a warning massage and the adblocker was disabled. set the 'xpinstall.signatures.required'; to 'false' but some hours later ( don't know how and why, did nothin...
by ckonn
Fri Oct 19, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: 'pycharm' is listening
Replies: 2
Views: 284

'pycharm' is listening

hello, some time ago i have installed 'pycharm' on my os. today i noticed that every time when i am online and i run 'pycharm' a java-process is starting and the status of the process is 'LISTEN' the output from 'lsof -i is': java 3345 tony 145u IPv4 3074919 0t0 TCP localhost:6942 (LISTEN) java 3345...
by ckonn
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: ip adess from proxy
Replies: 1
Views: 225

ip adess from proxy

hello,
how could one find out if a certain ip address is a ip address from proxy server or not?

thanks in advance
by ckonn
Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: about 'linux-kernel-generic' upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 238

Re: about linux-kernel-generic update

i am curious what is the origin repository of this 'linux-kernel-generic' upgrade?
some link to the website of the repository?

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