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by Skin
Sat Jan 14, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Howto install AMD RX 480
Replies: 33
Views: 14020

Re: Howto install AMD RX 480

OK, following those two links in an earlier post, the steps were (as far as I remember!): - update all installed packages - apt-add-repository ppa:paulo-miguel-dias/mesa - apt update - open Update Manager, make level 4 updates visible in Preferences - install the packages xserver-xorg-video-amdgpu ...
by Skin
Sun Dec 04, 2016 12:24 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Epson scanner blocked by firewall
Replies: 4
Views: 744

Re: Espon scanner blocked by firewall

Hello, the scanner works if the firewall is disabled and I've assigned a fixed ip to the printer/scanner, the problem is that I don't know how to make a rule in mint firewal :wink:
by Skin
Sun Dec 04, 2016 9:28 am
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Epson scanner blocked by firewall
Replies: 4
Views: 744

Epson scanner blocked by firewall

Hello, I have an epson px720wd all in one printer, the printer is working but the scanner is blocked by the firewall: can you please help me to make a rule for the scanner? I don't know where to start...
by Skin
Mon Nov 21, 2016 4:26 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems with hd radeon 6900
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Re: Problems with hd radeon 6900

I have a second partition with windows 10 that I use for gaming, I can boot and play for hours without problems. I don't think the old card died :)
by Skin
Sun Nov 20, 2016 9:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems with hd radeon 6900
Replies: 3
Views: 301

Problems with hd radeon 6900

Hello, after some months of use, my pc started to have problems during boot: I'm using linux mint 18 Cinnamom and the problem is that sometime I can boot and sometime, after i see the initial grub options, the screen become black and remain black. In this moment I've unistalled my old HD Radeon 6900...
by Skin
Mon Nov 07, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot
Replies: 7
Views: 700

Re: Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot

Yes, I almost never reboot, so for me is ok if I can only shutdown.
I see that there is a bios update for my motherboard, I'll try.

Thanks for your help
by Skin
Mon Nov 07, 2016 1:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot
Replies: 7
Views: 700

Re: Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot

I've updated the kernel and now I can shutdown , but if I try to reboot there is the same problem.
by Skin
Mon Nov 07, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot
Replies: 7
Views: 700

Re: Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot

Hello Pjotr, thanks for your reply. Here is the output for inxi -Fxz: System: Host: alessio-Predator-G3600 Kernel: 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 5.3.1) Desktop: Cinnamon 3.0.7 (Gtk 3.18.9-1ubuntu3.1) Distro: Linux Mint 18 Sarah Machine: Mobo: Acer model: Predator G3600 Bios: American Megatren...
by Skin
Mon Nov 07, 2016 10:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot
Replies: 7
Views: 700

Linux mint 18 won't shutdown or reboot

Hello, I've just installed linux Mint 18, but if I try to reboot or shutdown the sistem freezes on the shutdown screen, every time I have to force using the fisical button on the case.

Except for that, everything runs well.

Can you please help?

Thanks
by Skin
Sun Feb 08, 2015 3:07 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint 17.1 64 bit freezes
Replies: 5
Views: 671

Re: Linux Mint 17.1 64 bit freezes

Today my PC freezed again while it was in stand by: the system was completely crashed, I wasn't able to load the terminal and (alt+prtscrn) -r -e -i -s -u -b wasn't working... I had to do an hard reset.

In my syslog and kern.log I can't find nothing relevant, may be I can try a fresh installation?
by Skin
Thu Feb 05, 2015 1:18 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint 17.1 64 bit freezes
Replies: 5
Views: 671

Re: Linux Mint 17.1 64 bit freezes

Hello thanks for your reply, if my pc will freeze again I'll have something to do now :-)

P.S. on my machine, for a soft reboot, I should press: Altr + Stamp r , Altr + Stamp i ecc ( IT layout keyboard )
by Skin
Thu Feb 05, 2015 7:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint 17.1 64 bit freezes
Replies: 5
Views: 671

Linux Mint 17.1 64 bit freezes

Hello, after upgrading from Linux Mint 17 64bit to 17.1 my pc randomly freezes. Can you please give me some suggestion to find the problem? I've actually done a mem-test and my ram looks ok; I've installed in a different partition windows 8.1 and it is stable, so I think that the problem is my linux...

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