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by mintusrjohn
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM 18.3 Cinnamon - How to use MintReport?
Replies: 2
Views: 285

[Problem Resolved] LM 18.3 Cinnamon - How to use MintReport?

I believe that I have figured out how to use MintReport to report a Cinnamon crash. I simply highlighted one old crash entry. Then I was prompted to install cinnamon-dbg, which I did. Then I highlighted that crash entry once again. That resulted in the generation of a lot of coding. Next, I clicked ...
by mintusrjohn
Sun Dec 03, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: LM 18.3 Cinnamon - How to use MintReport?
Replies: 2
Views: 285

LM 18.3 Cinnamon - How to use MintReport?

I have been experiencing a lot of Desktop Crashes lately. It has been suggested that the problem is basically Mint programing changes putting additional stress on the GPU as compared to version 17.3. Thus, my question is how am I supposed to report my crashes to Mint using mintReport ? It appears th...
by mintusrjohn
Sun Dec 03, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: preferred/recommended kernel for LM 18.3 cinnamon
Replies: 2
Views: 496

Re: preferred/recommended kernel for LM 18.3 cinnamon

I have been working on that problem, a lot lately. Basically, it is an Ubuntu Package Base issue that is being used by Mint. Here is an official Mint Chart of stable kernels. http://packages.linuxmint.com/search.php?release=any§ion=any&keyword=kernel Or, more explicitly the recommended starting ...
by mintusrjohn
Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Cinnamon 18.2 Xed Option wont stay on, permanently
Replies: 1
Views: 98

Cinnamon 18.2 Xed Option wont stay on, permanently

How can you keep the "AutoCheck Spelling" selection turned on in xed under the Tools menu? Every day upon boot up, I have to manually turn this option on. Why?
by mintusrjohn
Thu Nov 02, 2017 4:38 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Changing Linux Kernel in Cinnamon 18.2
Replies: 10
Views: 4299

Re: Changing Linux Kernel in Cinnamon 18.2

PROBLEM RESOLVED -- Thanks everyone for responding, I have resolved the issue. It was a compound problem due to a duo booting system. I am using Cinnamon Mint 18.2 along with Ubuntu Mate. Thus, there was a Grub conflict going on. I had been using the "Grub Organizer" App before. And, got that packag...
by mintusrjohn
Wed Nov 01, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Changing Linux Kernel in Cinnamon 18.2
Replies: 10
Views: 4299

Re: Changing Linux Kernel in Cinnamon 18.2

REPLY -- i had installed 3 different kernels, NOT one of which was activated. How do you activate an installed Kernel?
by mintusrjohn
Wed Nov 01, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [SOLVED] Changing Linux Kernel in Cinnamon 18.2
Replies: 10
Views: 4299

[SOLVED] Changing Linux Kernel in Cinnamon 18.2

The Mint Update Manger no longer recommends a kernel. Active kernel is 4.4.0-21. Twice I have received a system has crashed message inside a box while watching a Youtube video. I have been using update manager to update since 17.3. I have been using 18.0 for a good year, and then updated directly to...

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