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by charvey
Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Mint 19.3 crashed with out warning after one week.
Replies: 2
Views: 152

Mint 19.3 crashed with out warning after one week.

I had installed mint 19.3 and ran it about 1 week. I had installed mysql and a few other programs like Steam and OBS studios. I was using firefox to look at Facebook and my browser froze up , i finally got it to close and reloaded it . All my book marks and my search history were missing. i checked ...
by charvey
Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: (SOLVED) here we go again ...MYSQL headache !
Replies: 7
Views: 218

Re: here we go again ...MYSQL headache !

I found a straight forward no non-sense guide to setting up and running Mysql . Why are these pages so rare? You would think this community would have better docs that could be found easier. And the out of date and old pages that are flooding the net make this 100% harder. Thanks for the replys, i f...
by charvey
Sat Dec 28, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Linux Mint Cinnamon 19.3: Steam will not Start
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Re: Linux Mint Cinnamon 19.3: Steam will not Start

i have always used the offical package from steam on linux mint cinnamon. I have 19.3 and installed with no issues. from the website : Go to steam official site, click Install Steam Now button to download the Steam deb package. Once downloaded, double click the deb package in file manager to install...
by charvey
Fri Dec 27, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: (SOLVED) here we go again ...MYSQL headache !
Replies: 7
Views: 218

(SOLVED) here we go again ...MYSQL headache !

ok , i have mysql installed and running on mint 19.3 but the commands im finding online are NOT working . I am having a horrible time setting up users and passwords. i have looked at and read soooo many tutorials im blind. I need a set of command that work EVERY TIME i try them the same way . I need...
by charvey
Fri Dec 27, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] how to install mono mint 19.3
Replies: 6
Views: 172

Re: how to install mono mint 19.3

Problem solved...had a friend in a FB group linked me mono-archive. that page has all versions of mono listed . maybe this will help someone els. thanks !
by charvey
Fri Dec 27, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] how to install mono mint 19.3
Replies: 6
Views: 172

Re: how to install mono mint 19.3

Absque fenestris , no...i mean http://opensimulator.org/wiki/Main_Page . way different program lol.
by charvey
Fri Dec 27, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] how to install mono mint 19.3
Replies: 6
Views: 172

[SOLVED] how to install mono mint 19.3

I need mono 2.10.8 ....i am installing opensim and the new version seems to cause issues. The 2.10.8 version is recomended. i have googled for an hour with no luck . i dont build from source often but can follow instructions. any help here ? I need a download for that version with instructions on ho...
by charvey
Fri Dec 27, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: (solved) Mysql installed but wont run
Replies: 2
Views: 174

Re: Mysql installed but wont run

i purged the whole system....wiped and re installed mint. will try again in a few min to install mysql and work bench. I did this 2 days ago with no issues. makes no sense that i have all these issues with a straight forward install . will up date later today.
by charvey
Thu Dec 26, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: (solved) Mysql installed but wont run
Replies: 2
Views: 174

(solved) Mysql installed but wont run

I installed Mysql last week and it started with out me doing anything. I ran it a week and then my drive crashed. i reformatted my drive and re-installed Mysql and NOW it wont start. Mysql work bench says there are no connections to be found. from the command line i get : mysql Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.7...
by charvey
Sat Dec 21, 2019 4:00 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Beginner Python help ?
Replies: 3
Views: 162

Beginner Python help ?

I do not see a place for programming here so i hope this post is ok here. I want to learn python , i have read pages from Google but i cant see one that tells me exactly what i need to get started. I know i need something like IDLE but which version ? there are several listed in the software manager...
by charvey
Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: OBS streaming Mint 18.3
Replies: 0
Views: 276

OBS streaming Mint 18.3

I dont understand why i can stream to twitch or youtube with OBS studio in Windows, but cant stream with linux mint. Ive adjusted every setting i can think of and just cant make it work. Windows uses the default settings when OBS is installed and streams just fine. Linux will attempt to stream but d...
by charvey
Thu Jun 28, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: upgrading software ,lost my way. <SOLVED>
Replies: 2
Views: 135

upgrading software ,lost my way. <SOLVED>

ok..most things go smooth but this time i dont understand why i cant do an upgrade from the command line. I want to install this program https://github.com/juancarlospaco/pyvoicechanger#pyvoicechanger my version of sox is fine, i need to upgrade python and PyQt...so i did this : chris@chris-p6674y ~...
by charvey
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: If i update wine, what changes ? <SOLVED>
Replies: 6
Views: 438

Re: If i update wine, what changes ?

Thanks all for the replies. I wanted to update wine to the new version so i could run a new game that is not supported in the default version ( 1.6.x ) . I did do an update to 3.0.1 with no issues. i didnt have to re install anything . i Did have to fix one game with a user.cfg script but its a mino...
by charvey
Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: If i update wine, what changes ? <SOLVED>
Replies: 6
Views: 438

Re: If i update wine, what changes ?

Thanks, i checked out play on linux but see that there may be some "slow down" when running games. I have a fast , nice system for gaming and see no reason to install something to slow that down. i dont see it as an option for me. thanks for the input...
by charvey
Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: If i update wine, what changes ? <SOLVED>
Replies: 6
Views: 438

If i update wine, what changes ? <SOLVED>

HI all, i have the default version of wine 1.6.2, want to update to the 3.0 version (latest stable) . when i do , i should uninstall the old version first? or will installing the new one update that version? also..if i have to uninstall the old one first, will the things i have installed still work ...
by charvey
Wed May 23, 2018 5:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Screen capture suggestions please
Replies: 24
Views: 1113

Re: Screen capture suggestions please

Open Broadcaster Software or OBS is a free open source screen capture with tons and tons of features and looks great. i have done side by side comparison with same type programs in Linux and just love it. Have a look here https://obsproject.com/ i use for tutorials or game recording. you will love it.
by charvey
Wed May 23, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: SOLVED Hosting my own podcast server
Replies: 2
Views: 215

SOLVED Hosting my own podcast server

This may be the wrong place to ask, but i took a shot. I have a small pod-cast on a paid site that host my files (mp3's) and a few image files. the upside is i get to have a RSS feed to Google music and Itunes. The down side is i am going to have to pay for the service to actually host the files. I ...
by charvey
Tue Apr 10, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: pulseaudio holding my mic hostage in vokoscreen (SOLVED)
Replies: 5
Views: 377

Re: pulseaudio holding my mic hostage in vokoscreen (not solved , dead end)

After much digging and searching i have just decided its a problem in Vokoscreen . I found Open Broadcaster Software which is free, made for Linux, Windows and Mac . i did a side by side test with Vokoscreen and OBS. OBS is hands down the better of the two. all my problems went away and its loaded w...
by charvey
Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: pulseaudio holding my mic hostage in vokoscreen (SOLVED)
Replies: 5
Views: 377

Re: pulseaudio holding my mic hostage in vokoscreen (not solved , dead end)

Thanks for the suggestion, never had an issue at 25-30 fps but.... i lowered my frame rate on capture from 30 to 25, then 20, 15, and 10. at 10 fps the video starts to look bad. it did not help. im wondering if its my wireless headset? ive never had an issue but stranger things have happened. ill tr...
by charvey
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: pulseaudio holding my mic hostage in vokoscreen (SOLVED)
Replies: 5
Views: 377

Re: pulseaudio holding my mic hostage in vokoscreen

well, that didnt fix anything. it seems that everything is fine with just my mic, but if i try and capture games sounds it throws off the time line between the audio and video. using ALSA only captures my mic so...im lost. Pulse audio is fine for just my mic, if i try and capture sound from the head...

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