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by vimes666
Sat Jun 15, 2024 5:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Evolution Mail tasks
Replies: 3
Views: 56

Re: Evolution Mail tasks

I assume this is because you didnt provide a start date.
by vimes666
Sat Jun 15, 2024 12:36 pm
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Mate desktop 1.28
Replies: 3
Views: 130

Re: Mate desktop 1.28

In fact 1.28 does not seem to bring anything important (am I missing something?
Well, it contains at least a fix for the annoying bug that messes up the columns in the system monitor.
by vimes666
Fri Jun 14, 2024 1:44 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: Linux scanner software for medical imaging...
Replies: 4
Views: 106

Re: Linux scanner software for medical imaging...

It would help if you would mention the make and model of the scanner.
by vimes666
Thu Jun 13, 2024 6:51 pm
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: cp -a changes the modification time
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: cp -a changes the modification time

I just tried it from usb-stick to ssd, both ext4 and it works fine. Have you tried it with another usb-stick?
by vimes666
Thu Jun 13, 2024 6:20 am
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: cp -a changes the modification time
Replies: 8
Views: 162

Re: cp -a changes the modification time

Is the destination by any chance an external or network drive with another file system type?
Hawaiihemd wrote: Thu Jun 13, 2024 5:10 am Maybe using rsync instead?
I agree.
by vimes666
Thu Jun 06, 2024 12:48 pm
Forum: Scripts & Bash
Topic: Zenity in Mint 22
Replies: 4
Views: 226

Re: Zenity in Mint 22

I am using yad a lot. The syntax is mostly the same as zenity but there are a lot more options. You can install it with apt install yad Then you can try it with one of your zenity scripts by just replacing the word/command zenity with yad . In the terminal you can type man yad for the syntax. Though...
by vimes666
Wed Jun 05, 2024 5:44 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Gremlins in the machine
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Gremlins in the machine

When you open that file in Libre office and you send it from there (click file>send>email) does it work correct then?
by vimes666
Wed Jun 05, 2024 5:33 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Gremlins in the machine
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Gremlins in the machine

If you send the spreadsheet to your own email address, do you get the right file?
by vimes666
Wed Jun 05, 2024 5:29 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Gremlins in the machine
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Gremlins in the machine

Are you by any chance reusing the same filename for that spreadsheet each year? Which mail application is that?
by vimes666
Wed Jun 05, 2024 5:14 pm
Forum: Open Chat
Topic: Gremlins in the machine
Replies: 9
Views: 177

Re: Gremlins in the machine

How exactly do you send that spreadsheet? From the file manager or from the spreadsheet application or from your mail application?
by vimes666
Tue May 28, 2024 5:38 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: infrequent laptop freezing
Replies: 6
Views: 170

Re: infrequent laptop freezing

Mobo: ASUSTeK model: E403SA v: 1.0 serial: <superuser required> UEFI: American Megatrends
v: E403SA.213 date: 09/09/2015
There is a new version (301) of your bios/uefi available here: https://www.asus.com/us/supportonly/e40 ... desk_bios/
It may solves the freezes.
by vimes666
Sat May 18, 2024 3:11 pm
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: Notifications
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Re: Notifications

Other than closing your eyes selectively, no afaik. Any application can send notifications and you can tell some applications not to generate notifications. Which notifications would you like to suppress?
by vimes666
Mon May 06, 2024 1:58 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: solved yt-dlp
Replies: 36
Views: 862

Re: yt-dlp

You are using the wrong apostrophy at the end of the url:
Use 'https://rumble.com/c/TuckerCarlsonTwitter'
On the second one the same thing but you also have the wrong character preceding playlist-end:
playlist-end
This should be --playlist-end
by vimes666
Mon May 06, 2024 6:09 am
Forum: Suggestions & Feedback
Topic: Burmese Keyboard
Replies: 8
Views: 310

Re: Burmese Keyboard

When I try to add Burmese to my pc via menu>preferences>keyboard>layouts>add>Myanmar I get the choice between two language variants, Burmese and Burmese Zawgyi. Is that maybe what you are looking for? (I do not know Burmese).
by vimes666
Fri May 03, 2024 5:02 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [SOLVED] How to add Win 11 to Grub? - They are on Seperate Drives
Replies: 2
Views: 153

Re: [SOLVED] How to add Win 11 to Grub? - They are on Seperate Drives

Otherwise

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sudo update-grub
should have done the trick.
by vimes666
Fri May 03, 2024 10:05 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Not all windows seem to use the same theme style
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Not all windows seem to use the same theme style

Afaik brave comes with its own themes. In its settings you can select other themes. The only option to make it fit better in your local theme is to turn on the 'Use system title bar and borders' switch.
by vimes666
Fri May 03, 2024 9:21 am
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]How to see when the last screen lock was
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Re: How to see when the last screen lock was

With this command you will see all unlocks that are in the log:

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journalctl | grep screensaver | grep 'unlocked login keyring'

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