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by poppymint
Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: alsaplayer-esd
Replies: 0
Views: 100

alsaplayer-esd

Was using Mint Mate 18.3. Alsaplayer-esd was used to drive Xoscope and worked just fine. Now, after upgrading to 19.2 Alsaplayer is not available or can't be installed. What has replaced it ?
by poppymint
Wed Mar 25, 2015 9:05 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: MintBox Minis step in the right direction --
Replies: 9
Views: 1846

Re: MintBox Minis step in the right direction --

What do you real Mintys think? Mint 17, in my opinion, is turn-key! Very little hacking needed, runs smooth (almost flawless) and it's use requires a short learning curve. Just the way an OS desk top should be. For those of us willing to fiddle a bit to optimise our experience well . . . . this OS ...
by poppymint
Wed Mar 25, 2015 8:25 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Thank you to those supporting others here!
Replies: 115
Views: 64638

Re: Thank you to those supporting others here!

Offering written thanks to those who help us is certainly a noble jesture and I do wish to thank the Mint team for their work. Perhaps, the best way to say thanks and, at the same time, offer a helping hand is to make contributions to the Mint effort either monitarily or in other ways. In a moment o...
by poppymint
Wed Mar 25, 2015 8:10 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Wine, why an external software?
Replies: 34
Views: 3191

Re: Wine, why an external software?

Dual Boot your installation so you can run windows when you need to and Linux when you want to.
by poppymint
Wed Mar 25, 2015 8:00 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: What made you switch to Linux Mint?
Replies: 601
Views: 91443

Re: What made you switch to Linux Mint?

Tried Mint several years ago and have stuck with it since. Easy to install, has almost all applications I need, fast, clean and intuitive. Mostly like the menu system. On the negative side there is a lack of commercial grade applications that I have used in Windows such as Turbo Tax and top performi...
by poppymint
Wed Mar 25, 2015 7:52 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: mate-system-monitor
Replies: 1
Views: 280

mate-system-monitor

Hi - I've been using Mint for several years and love it. Currently using Mint17 - 64 bit. Sometimes my hard disk starts working it's way through files and folders in the background. I opened the system monitor to see what process what runing and found "mate-system-monitor" was very, very busy. Not s...

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