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by dvanman
Thu Mar 07, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: (Solved) Very Slow Boot
Replies: 57
Views: 3424

Re: Very Slow Boot

Computer is Dell D830 laptop with 32-bit, COR2 Duo processor,4gig RAM, 120G Hard Drive. MINT 17.3 booted up in under 2-minutes. I did a complete reformat on the hard drive, a fresh install of MINT-19.1 and now boot time is now nearly 7-minutes. Once up it runs fine but boot time is not acceptable so...
by dvanman
Thu Dec 11, 2014 5:41 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: WORKGROUP vs MSHOME
Replies: 58
Views: 120778

Re: WORKGROUP vs MSHOME

Open Terminal Type gksu gedit /etc/samba/smb.conf Search for the following entry: # Change this to the workgroup/NT-domain name your Samba server will part of workgroup = WORKGROUP Change workgroup = WORKGROUP To workgroup = MSHOME Back in Terminal type: sudo service samba restart Well, I went to "...
by dvanman
Thu Dec 04, 2014 10:42 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Resolved----Latitude D600 loads Debian but not Mint-17
Replies: 4
Views: 1768

Re: Latitude D600 loads Debian but not Mint-17

Thanks for the suggestion. I did try Mint-17.1 and also added another 1-gig stick of Ram but get the same problem. Looks like the old Latitude D600 graphics is just not compatible with Mint. It works fine with PUPPY, IDS, DEBIAN and UBUNTU. I wonder what is so different about MINT????
by dvanman
Fri Nov 28, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Resolved----Latitude D600 loads Debian but not Mint-17
Replies: 4
Views: 1768

Resolved----Latitude D600 loads Debian but not Mint-17

How can I successfully load Mint-17 onto a Dell Latitude D600 Laptop??? Having successfully loaded MINT-17 on several desktops and laptops I tried to change both of my Dell Latitude D600 laptops from Debian to Mint-17. Using the 32-bit version the initial boot (either DVD or USB stick) starts fine w...

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