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by trytip
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Copy my desktop configuration to new user accounts?
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: Copy my desktop configuration to new user accounts?

it's a nice gesture setting up people with a usable desktop and in most cases just transferring all hidden files/folders from home directory should work provided both desktops are identical in software using the same distribution and point release. after copying be sure to check for permissions that...
by trytip
Sun Jan 03, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Changed from Radeon to Geforce; now neither work (nor the OS)
Replies: 14
Views: 410

Re: Changed from Radeon to Geforce; now neither work (nor the OS)

when you take a some hardware out that already has an in out address, the system is looking for that address. i changed video cards a while back on my old 2007 computer and it had two slots for video output which didn't work i said lets try the other slot if you can boot with a live mint the issue i...
by trytip
Fri Jan 01, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020
Replies: 175
Views: 38914

Re: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020

i worked on this quite on and off but i miss it
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by trytip
Fri Jan 01, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020
Replies: 175
Views: 38914

Re: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020

but you know what i have had a lot of nice desktops. every one i make (made they're all gone now)
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by trytip
Fri Jan 01, 2021 9:57 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020
Replies: 175
Views: 38914

Re: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020

This one of my favorite threads - I really enjoy seeing the creativity of other forum members ... I have one of Fabio's (a forum member) wallpaper designs on a laptop ... https://i.imgur.com/VQiSL8M.jpg?1 i lost the ability to port this theme to my new 19.3 cinnamon mint ssd. almost every 2 years y...
by trytip
Thu Dec 31, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020
Replies: 175
Views: 38914

Re: Show your Mint desktop!

I'm always curious what people do with their desktop :) Here's mine.. quite minimalistic https://www.vonderfuel.com/img/mint.png for some it's just a hobby. since it's a mix of technology involved with some architectural perspectives and imagination ... i'll tell you this, learning what i know was ...
by trytip
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [Solved] kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on
Replies: 9
Views: 496

Re: kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on

boot with a live mint iso no matter what version and open Disks click on your drive/root partition and check the UUID matches what you currently have for /etc/fstab
by trytip
Sat Dec 26, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox
Replies: 26
Views: 666

Re: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox

aa enabled YES may be true but did you run firejail --version to see that apparmor is enabled with firejail? You're correct. It's optional for Firejail. Protect Your Ubuntu System with AppArmor & Firejail [Tutorial] here's a video on some more apparmor, if gonna sandbox your applications why no...
by trytip
Sat Dec 26, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox
Replies: 26
Views: 666

Re: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox

aa enabled <<< check that apparmor is enabled It's actually aa-enabled . aa enabled YES may be true but did you run firejail --version to see that apparmor is enabled with firejail? int03@mint03:~$ firejail --version firejail version 0.9.65 Compile time support: - AppArmor support is enabled - AppI...
by trytip
Sat Dec 26, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox
Replies: 26
Views: 666

Re: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox

OMG that's a bad PPA why are you pushing PPAs on people when the official download is up for grabs, and why does firefox need more profiles and chrome does not? why do you need to install profiles? and why are people using firecfg when they can not even learn where to download and use firejail firs...
by trytip
Sat Dec 26, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox
Replies: 26
Views: 666

Re: Setting up Firejail to use with Firefox

Add Firejail's PPA to your software sources to get the latest versions: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:deki/firejail sudo apt update sudo apt install firejail firejail-profiles Edit the launcher for Firefox to run the following command: firejail firefox %u OMG that's a bad PPA why are you pushing PPAs...
by trytip
Sat Dec 26, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [SOLVED] Weak Qualcomm Atheros wifi signal
Replies: 9
Views: 303

Re: Weak Qualcomm Atheros wifi signal

i have a brand new barely used ryzen5 Lenovo and the wifi signal is crap. my free Obama phone i got on the side of the road has better range than the barely used $680 laptop so i bought a wifi adapter.
by trytip
Fri Dec 25, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Cant return back to Windows 10...cant install WoeUSB [SOLVED]
Replies: 66
Views: 1287

Re: Cant return back to Windows 10...cant install WoeUSB

don't know what to tell you i redownloaded it, i had it in downloads for months and just now installed it with no issues. maybe you can post the complete error you get or try an older version of woeusb. https://pkgs.org/download/woeusb <<< there are no clickable links they consider this a third-part...
by trytip
Fri Dec 25, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Cant return back to Windows 10...cant install WoeUSB [SOLVED]
Replies: 66
Views: 1287

Re: Cant return to back to Windows 10...

if you chose to "Erase everything" there's no going back home. here's a link to WoeUSB woeusb_3.3.1-1_webupd8_bionic0_amd64.deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/nilarimogard/webupd8/ubuntu/pool/main/w/woeusb/woeusb_3.3.1-1~webupd8~bionic0_amd64.deb it may not download if i didn't put the link corr...
by trytip
Fri Dec 25, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: Xfce 4.16 released!
Replies: 12
Views: 943

Re: Xfce 4.16 released!

MurphCID wrote:
Thu Dec 24, 2020 8:33 pm
Can it be manually added to mint 20?
create a timeshift snapshot and test the dev ppa http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/202 ... x-mint-20/

the tarball is in .bz2 and needs to be decompressed and built individually
by trytip
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: Desktop Screenshots
Topic: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020
Replies: 175
Views: 38914

Re: All Desktop Screenshots of 2020

pendrifter wrote:
Thu Dec 24, 2020 3:24 pm
I'll bet desktop screenshots with naked ladies are verboten, correct? =)
if you're talking about the statue of David or similar female statue nudes why would it be? if you're talking about something raunchier what do you think?
by trytip
Thu Dec 24, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: Open chat
Topic: what anti spying software to install for win10 (dualboot)
Replies: 23
Views: 977

Re: what anti spying software to install for win10 (dualboot)

the thing you're looking for is called Linux Mint. anything microsoft is spying already.
by trytip
Thu Dec 24, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Kernel update 5.4.0-58 (5.4.0-58.64) breaks nemo + +...
Replies: 44
Views: 1251

Re: Kernel update 5.4.0-58 (5.4.0-58.64) breaks nemo + +...

at boot/grub menu choose advanced options. how many kernels do you have to pick from? boot with an older kernel from your list, do you have any other kernels to choose from?
by trytip
Thu Dec 24, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Can't boot after CPU Upgrade
Replies: 14
Views: 562

Re: Can't boot after CPU Upgrade

this is most likely that your bios does not support this cpu even though it works somewhat your bios doesn't have enough updated info to control it. i had similar issues when tried to revive my old 2007 computer. got new cpu rated at 1,333mhz but bios only goes up to 800mhz and 1,033mhz overclocked ...
by trytip
Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Kernel update 5.4.0-58 (5.4.0-58.64) breaks nemo + +...
Replies: 44
Views: 1251

Re: Kernel update 5.4.0-58 (5.4.0-58.64) breaks nemo + +...

after upgrading to the official ubuntu kernel 5.4.0-58 i too noticed less performance and some freezing of desktop. went back to the previous kernel 5.4.0-56
... end of story

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