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by wutsinterweb
Sat May 01, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Not a problem post, but a question about install
Replies: 4
Views: 204

Re: Not a problem post, but a question about install

I'll get the model number from my friend and post it in a while, he's not feeling good so it might take a few days.
by wutsinterweb
Sun Apr 25, 2021 2:30 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Not a problem post, but a question about install
Replies: 4
Views: 204

Not a problem post, but a question about install

A few days back I picked out a very nice refurbished HP laptop for my best friend. He is not computer literate, not even close, he's quite bright on my topics, but not so savvy with computers yet. I had given him a very old laptop and when it finally died (I had put Mint on it so that I wouldn't hav...
by wutsinterweb
Wed Mar 24, 2021 9:14 pm
Forum: Beginner Questions
Topic: How do I report a bug/issue to the devs?
Replies: 1
Views: 79

How do I report a bug/issue to the devs?

I have come across an issue or bug with Mint where I was able to get my system finally stable, but I want to report the particulars to the devs to see if it might help them and my "fix" is not a fix, it was the disabling of a times program, a chron.
by wutsinterweb
Tue Mar 23, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

My question now is:

Is mlocate the problem, or is the chron system the problem, and will the devs learn about this from this thread?

Can search work without mlocate? Is mlocate default with the OS package?
by wutsinterweb
Tue Mar 23, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

i haven't locked up yet since removing mlocate
by wutsinterweb
Sun Mar 21, 2021 10:54 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

I've uninstalled mlocate and im restarting
by wutsinterweb
Sun Mar 21, 2021 10:51 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

ucky1@bucky1:~$ cd / && run-parts --report /etc/cron.hourly bucky1@bucky1:/$ cd / && run-parts --report /etc/cron.daily /etc/cron.daily/mlocate: flock: cannot open lock file /run/mlocate.daily.lock: Permission denied run-parts: /etc/cron.daily/mlocate exited with return code 66 buck...
by wutsinterweb
Sun Mar 21, 2021 12:46 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

bucky1@bucky1:~$ cd / && run-parts --report /etc/cron.hourly bucky1@bucky1:/$ cd / && run-parts --report /etc/cron.daily /etc/cron.daily/mlocate: /usr/bin/updatedb.mlocate: can not open a temporary file for `/var/lib/mlocate/mlocate.db' run-parts: /etc/cron.daily/mlocate exited with...
by wutsinterweb
Sat Mar 20, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

no i didnt shut down i went right back logging in ti cinnamon. I don't know of any timed processes, am I hacked?
by wutsinterweb
Sat Mar 20, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

dump1.odt
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ok there it is.
by wutsinterweb
Sat Mar 20, 2021 6:05 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

bucky1@bucky1:~$ journalctl -rb -1 | tee >(gzip --stdout > journalctl_$USER.gz) -- Logs begin at Thu 2020-07-16 17:39:48 EDT, end at Sat 2021-03-20 17:58:22 EDT. -- Mar 17 12:19:43 bucky1 systemd-journald[336]: Journal stopped Mar 17 12:19:43 bucky1 systemd-shutdown[1]: Sending SIGTERM to remaining...
by wutsinterweb
Mon Mar 15, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

will do, next time it crashes again.
by wutsinterweb
Mon Mar 15, 2021 1:11 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

that journal comand ran but didnt return a URL
by wutsinterweb
Sat Mar 13, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

You should work at Sandia or something. I did for a while.
by wutsinterweb
Sat Mar 13, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

May I ask: aare you National Labs or Mil/DoD/E?
by wutsinterweb
Sat Mar 13, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]
Replies: 55
Views: 2030

Re: Even after upgrades/updates, laptop freezes[Poss. Resolved]

Ahah! So that is YOU in the Avatar! Cool! There are just not enough women in technology. In Tech College I advocated for more females students as an Ambassador and counseled high school women about going into technology. Most of the best scientists I worked with were women. I miss that work.