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by linuxnewbie98
Fri Jul 20, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]sudo apt-get update / sudo apt-get install fails
Replies: 2
Views: 167

Re: sudo apt-get update / sudo apt-get install fails

Thank you so much!
I changed both and now it's working.
by linuxnewbie98
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]sudo apt-get update / sudo apt-get install fails
Replies: 2
Views: 167

[SOLVED]sudo apt-get update / sudo apt-get install fails

When I ran that , I get this: Error:1 http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease Impossible resolving "archive.canonical.com" Error:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease Impossible resolving "archive.ubuntu.com" Error:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates InReleas...
by linuxnewbie98
Mon Jul 16, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]Should I update to the new kernel 4.15.0-24?
Replies: 5
Views: 229

Re: Should I update to the new kernel?

...so I was wondering whether I should upgrade or not. The kernel I have to download is kernel 4.15.0-24.26. First answer is easy...NOOOO!!! Stay with 4.15.0-23 or older. Second answer is pretty easy too Start Timeshift, it will ask a series of questions Snapshot type (use RSYNC unless you're using...
by linuxnewbie98
Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]Should I update to the new kernel 4.15.0-24?
Replies: 5
Views: 229

Re: Should I update to the new kernel 4.15.0-24?

Thanks for the quick response!
Though , can I update other things such as netplan.io , policykit-1 and so on ?
by linuxnewbie98
Mon Jul 16, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]Should I update to the new kernel 4.15.0-24?
Replies: 5
Views: 229

[SOLVED]Should I update to the new kernel 4.15.0-24?

I read some controversies between the new kernel and Mint 19 , so I was wondering whether I should upgrade or not. The kernel I have to download is kernel 4.15.0-24.26. Also , can someone tell me how to configure system snapshots? It has been so much since I used Linux Mint and I don't remember of i...
by linuxnewbie98
Wed May 09, 2018 6:28 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]HELP:Errors after updating kernel and everything
Replies: 5
Views: 154

Re: HELP:Errors after updating kernel and everything

You seem to have the same repository specified in two different lists, namely chrome.list and google-chrome.list . I missed that in my firs post, sorry about that. For removing the duplicate list, you could open the Software Sources and check under Additional Repositories and remove the duplicate, ...
by linuxnewbie98
Wed May 09, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]HELP:Errors after updating kernel and everything
Replies: 5
Views: 154

Re: HELP:Errors after updating kernel and everything

Hi, In a terminal, run gksudo xed /etc/apt/sources.list.d/chrome.list when the file opens, remove the duplicate entries. Each repository should be specified only once. Save and close the file and run sudo apt-get update I executed that and there's only this line: deb [arch=amd64] http://dl.google.c...
by linuxnewbie98
Wed May 09, 2018 4:57 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED]HELP:Errors after updating kernel and everything
Replies: 5
Views: 154

[SOLVED]HELP:Errors after updating kernel and everything

Every time I try to update something like the kernel or updates security related or anything like that , after installing packages , I get this: There have been some errors. Check the following details: W: Target Packages (main/binary-amd64/Packages) is configured multiple times in /etc/apt/sources....
by linuxnewbie98
Sun Apr 22, 2018 4:42 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: What's the programming language Linux Mint has been coded in?
Replies: 13
Views: 2174

What's the programming language Linux Mint has been coded in?

Is it actually possible to access and see the source code of Linux Mint?
by linuxnewbie98
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian
Replies: 15
Views: 1080

Re: Linux Mint vs Debian

KBD47 wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 2:40 pm
linuxnewbie98 wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:52 am
I ended up choosing Mint XFCE and removing Debian!
Mint Xfce is pretty sweet :)
You're right , I like it :)
by linuxnewbie98
Fri Apr 20, 2018 5:30 am
Forum: Themes, Icons, & Wallpaper
Topic: How can I customize Mint XFCE?
Replies: 2
Views: 1077

Re: How can I customize Mint XFCE?

Thanks for the links!
I managed to customize a bit XFCE :))
If anyone has other useful links or even nice wallpapers , post here as well!
by linuxnewbie98
Fri Apr 20, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian
Replies: 15
Views: 1080

Re: Linux Mint vs Debian

kc1di wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:57 am
linuxnewbie98 wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:52 am
I ended up choosing Mint XFCE and removing Debian!
think you made a good choice - enjoy ;)
Thank you so much man for your help :))
Now I'm trying to customize XFCE.
by linuxnewbie98
Fri Apr 20, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: Themes, Icons, & Wallpaper
Topic: How can I customize Mint XFCE?
Replies: 2
Views: 1077

How can I customize Mint XFCE?

I've never done this before , so can someone point me out to make my Mint desktop look very nice?
Any tips to do this?
by linuxnewbie98
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:52 am
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian
Replies: 15
Views: 1080

Re: Linux Mint vs Debian

I ended up choosing Mint XFCE and removing Debian!
by linuxnewbie98
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian
Replies: 15
Views: 1080

Re: Linux Mint vs Debian

As has been said already only you can really choose which one will fit your computer needs day to day. For me it's been Mint for quite some time. I used Debian for many years, and once set up the way you like there is not much maintenance needed, but the software can get kinda stale as to begin wit...
by linuxnewbie98
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian
Replies: 15
Views: 1080

Re: Linux Mint vs Debian

Thanks, but I've already read that!
by linuxnewbie98
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian
Replies: 15
Views: 1080

Re: Linux Mint vs Debian

I doubt there's much we can say. Having used both of them, you are no doubt well aware of the pros and cons of each. For me, Mint with Cinnamon just 'feels' the best and seems the most solid and bug free from what I've used. Yeah , that's the problem. I can't manage to figure out the pros and cons....
by linuxnewbie98
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian
Replies: 15
Views: 1080

[SOLVED] Linux Mint vs Debian

First of all , I'd like to thank the entire community (especially some notable members as Pjotr or even the moderators who always helped me and as far as I could have experienced , Mint is probably the only distro that has such amazing support through this forum). Since I've started using Linux Mint...
by linuxnewbie98
Sun Mar 04, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]Does .exe files work on Linux Mint?
Replies: 13
Views: 311

Re: Does .exe files work on Linux Mint?

Though I don't have Wine and I'm not going to install it either , so I should be safe.
I don't have any Windows emulators on my computer.

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