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by elbarbudo
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 20 “Ulyana” MATE released!
Replies: 13
Views: 1176

Re: Linux Mint 20 “Ulyana” MATE released!

Rapid-photo-downloader installed but does not run : there is a background process but no GUI dispalyed
by elbarbudo
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 20 “Ulyana” MATE released!
Replies: 13
Views: 1176

Re: Linux Mint 20 “Ulyana” MATE released!

I just installed Linux Mint Mate 20 along my 19.3 version and I noticed the recurrent problem about numlockx which is NOT installed by default. The side effect is that the login screen panel option "numlock" can't be checked before the numlock installation... GRRRRRR. No problem for installing it fr...
by elbarbudo
Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:37 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: random file system corruption
Replies: 1
Views: 242

random file system corruption

Hello, I meet the following problem on 2 different machines, but not on some others, so i think this is an hardware issue. Step to reproduce : 1- play https://www.arte.tv/fr/direct/ on firefox 2- after a certain time (sometimes several hours), the sound disappears ! 3- close firefox 4- reboot On reb...
by elbarbudo
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:22 am
Forum: Cinnamon
Topic: Problem with circumflex and accents with Swiss French keyboard
Replies: 23
Views: 1651

Re: Problem with circumflex and accents with Swiss French keyboard

Just my two pence contribution : the problem raised up on my computer after an update ! I can't tell exactly which one, because I am running automatic updates, but the " normal " behaviour (^ then e giving the letter ê ) disappeared recently without any change in the configuration. IMHO, something g...
by elbarbudo
Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Monitor does not go to sleep
Replies: 0
Views: 295

Monitor does not go to sleep

Hello I have a laptop with an external monitor. I set 3 accounts on it 1 with the admin rights and 2 as regular users. On the two regulars users, the monitor goes to sleep after 5 minutes of inactivity When I am logged with the "main" account, the screen NEVER goes to sleep! I double checked the set...
by elbarbudo
Sun Dec 23, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: system-config-printer unable to install a network printer
Replies: 0
Views: 83

system-config-printer unable to install a network printer

Hello I have a Canon MG5500 series connected in wifi to my local network. When I launch system-config-printer, it detects the printer and model, Capture du 2018-12-23 12-00-19.png but at the end of the procedure, I get the message "CUPS : Internal server error". Capture du 2018-12-23 12-01-28.png BU...
by elbarbudo
Sat Dec 22, 2018 6:00 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Font colors in themes
Replies: 0
Views: 76

Font colors in themes

Hello, I am an amateur astronomer and I look for a dark theme to use my PC by night. I found a lot of these themes, BUT they ALL have the font color in WHITE on the desktop. In order to preserve my night vision accuracy, I need to set it to RED as do most astronomy programs like Xephem, Stellerium a...
by elbarbudo
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:11 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Problem with video-driver may be
Replies: 7
Views: 3271

Re: [SOLVED] Problem with video-driver may be

NOT SOLVED! I just made a fresh install of Linux Mint 19 TARA and I got the issue. The driver is nouveau The driver-manager does not show any NVIDIA card nov. 18 06:43:29 claude-M61PME-S2P kernel: fb: switching to nouveaufb from VESA VGA nov. 18 06:43:29 claude-M61PME-S2P kernel: nouveau 0000:00:0d....
by elbarbudo
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:40 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mintupdate displays an empty list of old kernels
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Re: Mintupdate displays an empty list of old kernels

Thank you for the quick answer.
I will wait for Mint 19.1
by elbarbudo
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mintupdate displays an empty list of old kernels
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Mintupdate displays an empty list of old kernels

When I use mintupdate to display kernels, I get a list of old kernels : 4.4, 4.8, 4.11, 4.13, and the latest 4.15
How can i get rid of the listing of these old versions which I don't use and don't want to use?
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by elbarbudo
Sun Apr 02, 2017 7:09 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Let me introduce myself
Replies: 6
Views: 388

Let me introduce myself

Hello, I am an old timer of computers "sciences" : I wrote my first programme in 1967 on a PB250 with a capacity of 2320 words of 22 bits.... :!: :!: :!: And I have done all my professional life in computers : Siemens 300, IBM 1620, 360, 370, Univac, Sun, HP..... I am now retired but "still walking"...

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