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by pegasis
Mon Mar 25, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: cinnamon crashed
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: cinnamon crashed

t@t-Z270X-UD3 ~ $ inxi -Fxz System: Host: t-Z270X-UD3 Kernel: 4.4.0-143-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 5.4.0) Desktop: Cinnamon 3.6.7 (Gtk 3.18.9-1ubuntu3.3) Distro: Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia Machine: System: Gigabyte product: Z270X-UD3 v: Default string Mobo: Gigabyte model: Z270X-UD3-CF v: x.x Bios: Ame...
by pegasis
Mon Mar 25, 2019 6:33 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: cinnamon crashed
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: cinnamon crashed

the display driver is MESSED up

it is only seeing the display in laptop mode, wont detect 1024X768 instead of 1920 by?
by pegasis
Mon Mar 25, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: cinnamon crashed
Replies: 2
Views: 95

cinnamon crashed

Hello

my last update seemed to do something to cinnamon

it crashes on startup, and the whole desktop is messed up
the application panel on the bottom is gone

how can I restore it
by pegasis
Mon Mar 11, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Mounting Partitions
Topic: HD is external USB not being recogniged
Replies: 2
Views: 249

HD is external USB not being recogniged

Hello

I have a HD in an external HD dock.

the drive spins up, but does not mount? not seen in linux

how can I change this so it will auto mount when USB cable is plugged in?
by pegasis
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: M2 SSD as ram drive
Replies: 1
Views: 79

M2 SSD as ram drive

Hello


how hard is it to set up an internal m2 SSD as a ram drive for boot up assist.

what are the steps

No I don't want the OS natively on a SSD.


Thanks
by pegasis
Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: HD running
Replies: 4
Views: 142

HD running

I have HD running a lot? running constantly

seem to run constantly

how can I find the process running?

sys log shows cinnimon using 199.4 MB, biggest offender
by pegasis
Mon Oct 29, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Mint 18.3 to 19 upgrade questions
Replies: 6
Views: 187

Mint 18.3 to 19 upgrade questions

Hello I attempted upgrading from 18.3 to LM 19 on my laptop the upgrade took and seemed to work, but the next day I could not log in on my desktop, the upgrade did not take and seemed to corrupt the OS Luckily, I cloned both drives before attempting the upgrade is there a way to tell with mintupgrad...
by pegasis
Sun Oct 28, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: default screen saver for LM19
Replies: 5
Views: 134

Re: default screen saver for LM19

Kernel: 4.4.0-130-generic x86_64 bits: 64
Desktop: Cinnamon 3.6.7 Distro: Linux Mint 19 Tara
by pegasis
Sun Oct 28, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: default screen saver for LM19
Replies: 5
Views: 134

Re: default screen saver for LM19

How do I find out what desktop environment I have?

I have Xscreensaver and I want that one to work.

It was working before I upgraded to Lm 19, now there seems to be a mystery screensaver competing with it
by pegasis
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: default screen saver for LM19
Replies: 5
Views: 134

default screen saver for LM19

hello

what is the default screen saver for linux mint 19

where is it located, and the conf files?
by pegasis
Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: 2 factor USB for linux
Replies: 0
Views: 75

2 factor USB for linux

can anyone recommend a 2 factor usb login device for LM?

what are good options
by pegasis
Mon Sep 03, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: timeshift
Replies: 2
Views: 91

timeshift

I have installed timeshift, and created a "backup" of home and root directories

what are the best things to backup to be prepared for a roll back if an update does not work?

where do the update install: root or home, or both?
by pegasis
Sun Aug 26, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Kernel update and USB keyboard stopped
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Kernel update and USB keyboard stopped

I cloned my HD, and did a kernal update (to 4.4.0-134.160) on one of the drives
and my usb keybaord did not work any more

I could type, but the results were not being input to the computer/on screen

how can I fix this so I can do the update and have the USB keyboard work?
by pegasis
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: check before update
Replies: 1
Views: 118

check before update

Hello

I have set my update policy to newbie for updates

does this still give security updates?

is there a way to scan system for conflicts before applying updates?
by pegasis
Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: GUI app to connect to android phone
Replies: 9
Views: 1621

Re: GUI app to connect to android phone

it connects and you can see something

But I can't see my files on the phone
by pegasis
Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: GUI app to connect to android phone
Replies: 9
Views: 1621

Re: GUI app to connect to android phone

I have installed the android tools, and the phone connects

but I can't see the files on the phone?
by pegasis
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: GUI app to connect to android phone
Replies: 9
Views: 1621

GUI app to connect to android phone

MY Huawei mate 6 seems to do something using Qlix, but I can not see folders or files

is there a GUI based app to connect LM to android phones?
by pegasis
Sun Jun 24, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: screen saver turn on
Replies: 1
Views: 51

screen saver turn on

I have screen saver GL slide show set as screen saver, but ever time I reboot I have to go turn it on/enable it manually.

how can I configure something/file?? to enable screen saver (GL slideshow) when the computer user logs in.
by pegasis
Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: update
Replies: 6
Views: 401

Re: update

has anyone had any issues with Kernal 4.40-128.154
by pegasis
Mon May 14, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: networking questions
Replies: 1
Views: 120

networking questions

Hello I have a laptop, and desktop both running LM. How can I connect them and transfer files over the network? I can't currently seem to see the Laptop LM on the network. All that shows up is an icon for windows network? I have a printer with Wifi connectivity. How can I conenct to this printer via...

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