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by foxtreat
Sun Oct 27, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: {SOLVED} How do i Share A Folder with everyone without permissions
Replies: 0
Views: 383

{SOLVED} How do i Share A Folder with everyone without permissions

i have a separate 2TB drive in my main PC which i used Samba to share with everyone in the house (EXT4 formated,only linux devices in my house) however any file or folder created from the host pc is untouchable by other people, and anything i put on the drive from my laptop is locked, so HOST cant e...
by foxtreat
Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]script to remove part of a filename from multiple files
Replies: 2
Views: 71

Re: [SOLVED]script to remove part of a filename from multiple files

i edited my post the second you replied,sorry for which
a stackoverflow question similiar to mine gave a script that did what i needed

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find . -name '*.bx' -type f | while read NAME ; do mv "${NAME}" "${NAME%.bx}" ; done

by foxtreat
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]script to remove part of a filename from multiple files
Replies: 2
Views: 71

[SOLVED]script to remove part of a filename from multiple files

ive got a lot of mp3 files that have this issue song.mp3.crdownload VLC plays them ,but my phone will not recognise them untill i delete the .crdownload from the song ive got 221 songs with this issue how can i go on to wrrite a script for renaming multiple files just by removing the .crdownload par...
by foxtreat
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [removed]how do i disable touchpad tilling window gestures 19.2
Replies: 5
Views: 128

Re: how do i disable touchpad tilling window gestures 19.2

issue was on a french thomson laptop and the issue was touchpad only,mouse had no issue,however the laptop promptly self combusted 3 days later and is no longer a thing in existence
by foxtreat
Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [removed]how do i disable touchpad tilling window gestures 19.2
Replies: 5
Views: 128

Re: how do i disable touchpad tilling window gestures 19.2

sorry for late reply ,cinnamon touchpad only laptop,no issue arose with a external usb mouse
issue is in 19.2,laptop was installed on 19.2 and not updated from 19.1(it never had linux on it before 19.2)
by foxtreat
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [removed]how do i disable touchpad tilling window gestures 19.2
Replies: 5
Views: 128

[removed]how do i disable touchpad tilling window gestures 19.2

every time i swipe my finger from the top of my touchpad it keeps tilling windwos to the bottom half of my screen if they are fullscreen it is driving me mad and disabling window tilling stops me from manually snapping them to place,but does not stop the touchpad gestrue fro mtilling them HOW DO I D...
by foxtreat
Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Use a different gpu for video output
Replies: 0
Views: 88

Use a different gpu for video output

I ran a nvidia 1650 with the 430.09 driver I also run a i3 8100 cpu and i have enabled the integrated gpu in my bios.i use a tv conneted to motherboard hdmi and a monitor connected to the gpu with hdmi I want to connect a nvidia gt7300(last driver to support it was 309.xx. However it runs perfectly ...
by foxtreat
Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]How to install older nvidia driver
Replies: 1
Views: 99

[SOLVED]How to install older nvidia driver

Reinstalled pc after tons of issues from A related post I run a nvidia 1650 When i first installed its drivers it used nvidis driver 430.09 It was perfect Whenever i install the 430 driver now it installs 430.26 Which broke my dual monitor setup from my MB TL:DR QUESTION How to install 430.09 instea...
by foxtreat
Sat Jul 13, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Continue using manually installed driver after adding GPU
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Continue using manually installed driver after adding GPU

My Desktop PC is running a 1650 Dual OC with the 430 Nvidia Driver,i also run the onboard GPU enabled and have plugged in two displays,one in my GPU and one in my motherboard,although the GPU powers Both Displays,i wanted to add a third display,which i was going to do with a second GPU,a old Nvidia ...
by foxtreat
Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]Make Script open in Terminal
Replies: 1
Views: 72

[SOLVED]Make Script open in Terminal

i have a simple script file called sensors.sh what it does running=1 while(running=1)do sensors sleep 1 clear done i use a applet which holds all my scripts and calls them when i click it thing is it runs the script somewhere in the background how can i modify my script to open in a terminal so i ca...
by foxtreat
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]Laptop stopped booting:couldnt get UEFI db list
Replies: 3
Views: 101

Re: Laptop stopped booting:couldnt get UEFI db list

Yes secure boot is disabled and there are no keys.the OS worked for a month before a restart did this.
by foxtreat
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:48 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]Laptop stopped booting:couldnt get UEFI db list
Replies: 3
Views: 101

[SOLVED]Laptop stopped booting:couldnt get UEFI db list

Hp pavillion 15.worked fine on mint 19.1 Upon restart it boots to this error Couldnt get size:0x8(alot of 0)e Couldnt get UEFI db list couldnt get size:0x8(alot of 0)e Please help.ots 64 bit os on a 64 bit laptop. how i managed to fix the issue it wasn't anything about secure boot if im correct, on...
by foxtreat
Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How do i use SSH outside of my lan
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Re: How do i use SSH outside of my lan

Not sure what's going on there, I have used SSH for decades to work remotely and never had nay issues I couldn't resolve. You could use key-based authentication (which is recommended anyway as more secure), but you need to copy the keys by hand before you attempt remote connection. My guess is some...
by foxtreat
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How do i use SSH outside of my lan
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Re: How do i use SSH outside of my lan

Well it's connecting to the machine so that rules out issues with firewall, your port forward etc - but it doesn't like your user and/or password. On the server run cat /etc/ssh/sshd_config and check under the #Authentication section if you've set up allowed users and added your user with the local...
by foxtreat
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How do i use SSH outside of my lan
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Re: How do i use SSH outside of my lan

You can increase client verbosity for debugging. it took me a while to understand what you means(im not linux savvy) here is the output of it foxtreat@Rogue ~ $ ssh -vvv foxtreat@94.158.x.x OpenSSH_7.2p2 Ubuntu-4ubuntu2.4, OpenSSL 1.0.2g 1 Mar 2016 debug1: Reading configuration data /etc/ssh/ssh_co...
by foxtreat
Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Resolution settings crash PC
Replies: 5
Views: 109

Re: Resolution settings crash PC

trying to set my laptop to use only the external display however if i change the resolution or turn of the integrated display causes the laptop to freeze up completely, using software rendering allows me to change it to what i want but upon reboot it freezes removing the actual laptop screen doesnt...
by foxtreat
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] How do i use SSH outside of my lan
Replies: 6
Views: 235

[SOLVED] How do i use SSH outside of my lan

i needed to be able to remotely control/move files to my linux mint 17.2 machine from my mint 18.3 machine(only 17.2 runs on the server,) i did the following on both machines sudo apt-get install openssh-server i then used ifconfig to see the internal ip of my reciever machine(17.2) found that it is...
by foxtreat
Mon Oct 15, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Resolution settings crash PC
Replies: 5
Views: 109

Resolution settings crash PC

trying to set my laptop to use only the external display however if i change the resolution or turn of the integrated display causes the laptop to freeze up completely, using software rendering allows me to change it to what i want but upon reboot it freezes removing the actual laptop screen doesnt ...
by foxtreat
Sun Oct 14, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Dual Boot 17.3 and 19.0
Replies: 11
Views: 217

Re: Dual Boot 17.3 and 19.0

although im Certain a shared home folder is not possible its really easy to dual boot different versions in case you want that just download the linux mint version 19 ISO from the website using mint 17.3 press the start menu search for USB image writer plug in your USB select the ISO you downloaded,...
by foxtreat
Sun Oct 14, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: LM19 and Wine
Replies: 15
Views: 629

Re: LM19 and Wine

Where from are you trying to install wine? the software manager? their repository? playonlinux? may you say what app you are trying to run as that is crucial to actually running it,some run out of the box,some require tweaking,some just plain can't run it depends on the Wine team to patch issues,and...

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