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by willieaames
Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: TechNewsWorld: Unsubstatiated, unfair, snide remarks about LM 19
Replies: 27
Views: 1415

Re: TechNewsWorld: Unsubstatiated, unfair, snide remarks about LM 19

Personally, I immediately had a desire to check the new OS, as it was with Sparky, in which I am extremely satisfied and which I constantly use.
by willieaames
Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Richard Stallman Gnu Fsf compliant respective Mint?
Replies: 36
Views: 1536

Re: Richard Stallnman Gnu Fsf compliant respective mint?

I am also a fan of the old curmudgeon . He has done pioneering work , going back to his early days at the MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and cognitive services . I saw an interview a few years ago where he said that he will only use Trisquel Linux . It seems that it's a good fit with his hi...
by willieaames
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Who no longer trusts or uses Facebook?
Replies: 162
Views: 8989

Re: Who no longer trusts or uses Facebook?

Use a separate browser for just facebook and google logins because they are tracking everything you do in that browser. Of course, Politicians just made it legal for ISPs to sell all your browsing data -- so, we are screwed.
by willieaames
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Linux Mint as a replacement for a C64
Replies: 6
Views: 1209

Re: Linux Mint as a replacement for a C64

Wish that Colecovision Flashback and Intellivision Flashback would come back onto the Australian market.
by willieaames
Wed Apr 25, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Looking forward to setup a VPN service on Linux mint
Replies: 17
Views: 5602

Re: Looking forward to setup a VPN service on Linux mint

Can anyone tell me the best way to set up a VPN service on my Linux Mint platform so if someone has done a set up please let me know how you did it and VPN works best with Linux Platform? Any kind of help will be appreciated. Have you tried using the Network manager openvpn-plugin? Heres the steps ...
by willieaames
Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth No adapters found
Replies: 13
Views: 2012

Re: Bluetooth No adapters found

Same here. Looked for a few hours for the solution. Hope someone post something helpful.
by willieaames
Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:17 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Nvidia locks down bundle games to block trades, sales
Replies: 4
Views: 430

Re: Nvidia locks down bundle games to block trades, sales

I would rather have a discount than a code for a game I don't want.
by willieaames
Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: iPhone 6 will not mount
Replies: 7
Views: 1589

Re: iPhone 6 will not mount

What method did you use to install libmobiledevice?
by willieaames
Thu Feb 16, 2017 4:07 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Vyprvpn : how to install it from Ubuntu software center ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1466

Re: Vyprvpn : how to install it from Ubuntu software center ?

I know its old thread but did you configured properly? Heres the configuration steps: 1. From Terminal, log into VyprVPN CLI for Linux with the command: vyprvpn login 2. Set your desired server location with the command: vyprvpn server set 3. Set your desired protocol with the command: vyprvpn proto...
by willieaames
Thu Feb 16, 2017 4:03 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [SOLVED] Extremely Slow WiFi
Replies: 2
Views: 5100

Re: Extremely Slow WiFi

I'm still quite the noob myself when it comes to Linux, but your problem seems like the same problem that I had. Can you try opening a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and then type in lspci | grep "Network"? Then hit Enter, and it should print a line saying something with "Network controller: ". It says "Broa...
by willieaames
Thu Feb 16, 2017 4:01 am
Forum: Compiz, Conky, Docks, & Widgets
Topic: Writing desklets
Replies: 1
Views: 1831

Re: Writing desklets

Desklets are written in JavaScript and uses CJS which is based on Gjs. Gjs are JavaScript bindings for GNOME and is based on Mozilla's JavaScript engine Spidermonkey.
by willieaames
Thu Feb 16, 2017 3:59 am
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Minecraft Private Server
Replies: 6
Views: 817

Re: Minecraft Private Server

I am considering having a small minecraft private server (5-6 people) hosted online but i can't decide on what hosting service to use?
by willieaames
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:00 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What are your top tips for a Newbie?
Replies: 645
Views: 315224

Re: What are your top tips for a Newbie?

if you truly have a passion for Linux and open source then nothing will stop you from learning, especially not some anonymous guru online. Just keep trying and good luck!

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