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by Rtep
Mon Oct 15, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: After trying Tara ... pleas for the developers
Replies: 10
Views: 447

Re: After trying Tara ... pleas for the developers

Do research on ACRONIS HOME IMAGE software.. I'm using this application for backup and restore for decade. No problem at all. Trick is DO NOT use it for anything else then FULL partition (with OS on it) backup and restore. It took me 10 min max to perform full backup and about the same time to do re...
by Rtep
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:17 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Is Linux Mint ugly?
Replies: 124
Views: 4220

Re: Is Linux Mint ugly?

About "not being "customer" : People who donate are whatever they are! They expect to be heard. What is wrong to expect errors to be fixed? How many times I heard about some customization are gone forever ? How many time people complaining about tiny side sliders? People are choosing LM because all ...
by Rtep
Mon Sep 10, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Is Linux Mint ugly?
Replies: 124
Views: 4220

Re: Is Linux Mint ugly?

No, not to go to "previous version, just accept what people like to be changed. They are customers who donate money and they want to be heard!!
by Rtep
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:28 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Is Linux Mint ugly?
Replies: 124
Views: 4220

Re: Is Linux Mint ugly?

I'm sorry but YOU'RE ignoring reality. Read all post anywhere after LM Tara 19 was released! That was tsunami of people supporting my findings!
by Rtep
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Is Linux Mint ugly?
Replies: 124
Views: 4220

Re: Is Linux Mint ugly?

Main thing: Linux system is here because all those people donations, Ignoring what people wish about Linux Mint is broking one most important RULE. "Customer is always right"!! It looks to me, Linux is adapting Windows attitude..."We know better". How many times I read about "side sliders" are thin,...
by Rtep
Mon Aug 27, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: I would LOVE to use LInux Mint but...
Replies: 13
Views: 627

Re: I would LOVE to use LInux Mint but...

"Don't shy away from criticism, because it's healthy and it makes you better at what you do." LM 19 Tara Mate (for example) was rushed OS. There was lots of errors, troubles.......It is beyond me why they released this version with TOOOO many errors........I'm back to LM 18.3 Sylvia Mate. It is not ...
by Rtep
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Praise For Tara 19
Replies: 15
Views: 819

Re: Praise For Tara 19

Exactly. That's what I did.
by Rtep
Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: A kernel update killed my Ethernet, and TimeShift doesn't work
Replies: 14
Views: 505

Re: A kernel update killed my Ethernet, and TimeShift doesn't work

Do research on ACRONIS HOME IMAGE software.. I'm using this application for backup and restore for decade. No problem at all. Trick is do not, do not use it for anything else then FULL partition (with OS on it) backup and restore. It took me 10 min max to perform full backup and about the same time ...
by Rtep
Sun Jul 29, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: Connection applet
Replies: 0
Views: 215

Connection applet

When I try to connect to Internet, there is no my DSL connection in applet for select. Only “Wired connection 1”, “Enable connection” and “Edit connection”. Everything was working, but after all of those updates this problem appeared. I have working Interned connection, but.........I'm running LM 18...
by Rtep
Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Keep 18.3 or go to 19
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: Keep 18.3 or go to 19

I'm always waiting for version at least xx.1 or xx.2. I did tried Tara 19 Mate. I thing, this release was RUSHED. Tooo many errors, bugs....I'm back to LM 18.3 Sylvia Mate.
by Rtep
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Waterfox not playing Flash content
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: Waterfox not playing Flash content

I'm using Waterfox 56.2 on LM 18.3 Mate and everything including flash content play is working perfect. Go to Tools>Add-ons>Plugings and check if Shockwave Flash is there and if is enabled. Hope this will help.
by Rtep
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Repositories?
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Re: Repositories?

Thanx for your post. I'm trying this on BETA Linux Mint 19 Tara Mate. I hope there will be some changes on stable version, or in those repositories.
by Rtep
Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Repositories?
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Re: Repositories?

Thanx for your reply. That's mean I cannot install anything from usual repositories, right? That's tooooo bad. I have handful of application which need to be installed and this is very important for me. I'll use Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia Mate and I'll wait if they change Peer Guardian repositories, or ...
by Rtep
Mon Jun 11, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Repositories?
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Repositories?

I'm trying to install Peer Guardian on Linux Mint 19 Tara Mate (Beta), using this command in terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jre-phoenix/ppa. After entering password, this is what I got: :This PPA doesn't support bionic". I have no idea what is it and what to do. Thank you for any help in adva...
by Rtep
Tue May 22, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Unable to find Location Services
Replies: 4
Views: 591

Re: Unable to find Location Services

Same situation here, same Linux. Installed services from both links above, but Location Services button is still doing nothing. Thanx for any help in advance.
by Rtep
Sat May 05, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Triple boot
Replies: 11
Views: 361

Re: Triple boot

Mr.Een, I visited that site, read it and I discover if I'll use this procedure, I'll able to boot from Linux or Android. Not from Linux, android AND Windows. Maybe with some modification of that process....but I'm not that good to do it. I'm still learning and I considering myself as rookie. Thanx f...
by Rtep
Fri May 04, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Triple boot
Replies: 11
Views: 361

Re: Triple boot

Mr.Een, thanx for your suggestion. It is a great idea. I'll try it.
by Rtep
Wed May 02, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Triple boot
Replies: 11
Views: 361

Re: Triple boot

Thanx for your input. slipstic, Android 6 is already installed and when I finished that installation I was able to boot to it. After that, not any more. MrEen I used that sudo command, still nothing. Grub is showing Windows 8, Linux mint, but not Android 6. Any other ideas?
by Rtep
Wed May 02, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Triple boot
Replies: 11
Views: 361

Triple boot

I have double boot laptop with Windows 8.1 and Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia Mate. Working excellent. Now I made a new ext4 partition and installed Android 6 Marshmallow on it. When I restart, grub do not showing Android 6 in that option for boot. Why? Can I add somehow that Android OS to grub? Thanx for a...
by Rtep
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Waterfox -- is there a PPA
Replies: 10
Views: 796

Re: Waterfox -- is there a PPA

Easy way to install new Waterfox:

Download Waterfox xx.x.x.deb

https://bintray.com/hawkeye116477/waterfox-deb/waterfox


Scroll page down, you'll find it there under - DOWNLOADS:


waterfox_56.1.0_amd64.deb

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