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by Spud1200
Sat Aug 18, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Networking Multiple LM Machines for File Sharing ..
Replies: 1
Views: 40

Networking Multiple LM Machines for File Sharing ..

At the minute I'm currently using LM 18.3 because its the most stable version of the 18 series. I was curious if anyone could help with a few questions about Networking and if the likes of Samba is necessary . Do I need to install Samba when wanting to set up two or more systems on LM 18.3 . When I ...
by Spud1200
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:03 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Setting up a Linux Mint Off-Line Home Use Repository ..
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Setting up a Linux Mint Off-Line Home Use Repository ..

As the title says, but I'm curious how to do this. How do I actually set-up an offline Repo for Linux Mint on say one of my servers of even have an image on one of my local client machines. Is their any specific OS I need. Can I do this on my Given LM Terminal. I was also curious if I can have a Off...
by Spud1200
Sat Jul 07, 2018 6:52 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Error Messages While Downloading Torrents To A Networked Drive ..
Replies: 0
Views: 71

Error Messages While Downloading Torrents To A Networked Drive ..

Hey, I'm trying to download my torrents to a networked LM 18.3 Drive. I have Samba installed on both Systems and I have the UFW Disabled on both systems. I have allowed Guest access along with; "Allow others to create and delete Files in this folder" and above I have selected the option to "Share th...
by Spud1200
Fri May 25, 2018 12:57 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Hey gyes. Can I ask somewhat of a stupid Question.
Replies: 2
Views: 264

Hey gyes. Can I ask somewhat of a stupid Question.

I went too the local supermarket last & bought a gamers headset with microphone. The microphone it self detaches from the headset but I have also struggled all nite too get a good quality of sound from the overall headset. So I have detached the microphone & plugged it directly in too the female 3.5...
by Spud1200
Thu May 17, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Just how secure is LM 18.x ..
Replies: 12
Views: 706

Re: Just how secure is LM 18.x ..

With Mint the OS is the least of your security, and privacy for that matter, concerns. It's your router and browser you ought to be concerned with - way more than Linux Mint. What would you recommend with regards too the Browser like FF or Chrome. Keeping it updated is an obvious must but can any o...
by Spud1200
Sun May 13, 2018 12:45 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Just how secure is LM 18.x ..
Replies: 12
Views: 706

Just how secure is LM 18.x ..

Hey, I'm just curious too know, how secure LM 18.x is. As a some what super user of mint but not actually being too write any custom Linux Script I'm curious if its that easy or just somewhat easy to be able get in too the OS. As a general rule I follow I believe that if someone wants too be bad eno...
by Spud1200
Wed May 09, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: (Solved) Setting up File Sharing on two LM 18.3 Computers.
Replies: 3
Views: 553

Re: Setting up File Sharing on two LM 18.3 Computers.

Just wanted post and say thanks as I've got my two PCs up and running as NAS in the background for the extra storage when Downloading.

I'll post as solved.

Thanks.
by Spud1200
Mon May 07, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: (Solved) Setting up File Sharing on two LM 18.3 Computers.
Replies: 3
Views: 553

(Solved) Setting up File Sharing on two LM 18.3 Computers.

Hey, thanks for taking the time too read this. I want too set up two or more LM 18.3 Cinnamon computers for simple file sharing under the Network Icon on the Desktop. I have selected too share my downloads folder on both my PC and set permissions too modify files and allow guest access. I also insta...
by Spud1200
Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Unable too install Katoolin in LM 18.3 Cinnamon x64 ..
Replies: 1
Views: 74

Re: Unable too install Katoolin in LM 18.3 Cinnamon x64 ..

Hey gyes, I'm sorry for wasting your time. I've fixed the issue. I went in too the usr/bin/ directory directly and ran sudo chmod +x katoolin I ran that as a sudo command, entered my password and went back too the main directory of the terminal and ran just katoolin with out sudo privileges and its ...
by Spud1200
Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Unable too install Katoolin in LM 18.3 Cinnamon x64 ..
Replies: 1
Views: 74

Unable too install Katoolin in LM 18.3 Cinnamon x64 ..

Hey, I have a problem installing katoolin for LM 18.3. Can anyone help please. I have downloaded Katoolin and I have run in too error messages at ever turn and have been unable too execute the Katoolin script in the terminal. I keep getting an error of : permission denied . I have followed all steps...
by Spud1200
Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:26 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: A question about LM Distros.
Replies: 8
Views: 518

A question about LM Distros.

At the minute I'm currently using 17.3 LM Cinnamon . Do you think I need to upgrade. I'm running it on all my machines and I'll be perfectly honestly I simply CBA too go around every machine upgrading the OS. So I'm thinking do I need to upgrade at all. No way I'm distro hopping just too keep up too...
by Spud1200
Tue Jul 11, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: PXE Boot & Remote Access too Linux Mint SOHO Network using one main terminal.
Replies: 0
Views: 220

PXE Boot & Remote Access too Linux Mint SOHO Network using one main terminal.

If I was to boot my Linux Mint SOHO Network from one main terminal I was curious as to how I'd do this and then individually Log In to each machine and have full control over it as in my all LM 17.3 SOHO Network. At the minute I am currently having to go from one machine to the next to the next and ...
by Spud1200
Sat Jul 01, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: (Solved) File Sharing on Mint 17.3 ..
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: File Sharing on Mint 17.3 ..

Need more information. [1] Please post the output of the following commands: testparm -s net usershare info --long [2] Is this an all Linux network? If it is you can use the following method on all of them which will enable them to "see" each other under "network": https://forums.linuxmint.com/view...
by Spud1200
Thu Jun 29, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: (Solved) File Sharing on Mint 17.3 ..
Replies: 3
Views: 517

(Solved) File Sharing on Mint 17.3 ..

I have decided to make this post because I am running in too problems sharing the drives on Linux Mint 17.3. I have my home network with multiple PCs on it and I'm wanting too access the other Machines via my main use PC. I have only one PC that is showing up under Network in the Network Folder of m...
by Spud1200
Sat May 06, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Linux Mint 18.x Leaks DNS Requests.
Replies: 4
Views: 748

Re: Linux Mint 18.x Leaks DNS Requests.

After a while I had entered a different DNS what my VPN Provider gave me but my system was still leaking the requests. After downgrading the system went back to Zero Leaks.

I was using the one other than those provided by my ISP.
by Spud1200
Sat May 06, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Linux Mint 18.x Leaks DNS Requests.
Replies: 4
Views: 748

Linux Mint 18.x Leaks DNS Requests.

I have rattled my brain for two months solid after installing 18.x LM Sara . I never had a problem with DNS Leaks on 17.x until I upgraded so after I contacted my VPN Provider for a month solid I still had the issue; and after downgrading to 17.x what I had no problems with I again have Zero DNS Lea...
by Spud1200
Sat May 06, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Java, DNS and IPLeaking ..
Replies: 4
Views: 565

Re: Java, DNS and IPLeaking ..

Hi "Spud1200", I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well. It would help to know more about your system setup. If you run " inxi -Fxzd " from the console terminal prompt, highlight the results, copy and paste them back here, that should provide enough inf...
by Spud1200
Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:30 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Java, DNS and IPLeaking ..
Replies: 4
Views: 565

Java, DNS and IPLeaking ..

Is their an easy way to Purge Java from LM. I'm leaking DNS Requests and I'm finding that disabling Java helps but their is potential problems also as it does operate out side the VPN Tunnel also with in the actual OS. I've taken several steps and used IPLeak.net but I cant be 100% sure even if disa...
by Spud1200
Sat Feb 25, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Setting up OpenVPN Via. SSH using Terminal.
Replies: 0
Views: 177

Setting up OpenVPN Via. SSH using Terminal.

Hey, I'm wanting to set up the OpenVPN on my Server threw using SSH and BaSH. I currently have Ubuntu Server and Mint as my Client. I've been asking Google a load of questions all morning on how to securely transfer the files from the Client Mint over to the Server threw the internal side of the net...
by Spud1200
Fri Feb 17, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: A day in the life of a Linux Mint user...
Replies: 16
Views: 1072

Re: A day in the life of a Linux Mint user...

Mostly I use my machine for on line activities as such: Web Browsing (Forums, Reading the News, You tube, E - Mail, & Shopping) Learning Linux (Bash, Reading as much as I can digest, Forums) Learning about PC & tech security (LInux, real world) Chatting (Forums mainly) I do very little on the actual...

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