Search found 1075 matches

by rivenathos
Sat Jan 25, 2020 4:41 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Protocol to move from 19.3 to LMDE3
Replies: 1
Views: 1841

Re: Protocol to move from 19.3 to LMDE3

If you wish to move to LMDE3, you may want to do a complete reinstall. Save as much of your data as you can, then go for it. A suggestion for the future installs of any distro: partition 1 - swap partition 2 - / (root) partition 3 - /data This way, you can carry the /data partition for many years wi...
by rivenathos
Sat Jan 25, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: LMDE based on Debian 10 Buster
Replies: 12
Views: 3650

Re: LMDE based on Debian 10 Buster

Debian 10, in my experience, is slightly less "stable" than Debian 9. Running numerous machines with both versions, I have found I have to revert back to a Debian 9 machine to fix an issue. One example: Gourmet Recipe Manager will print normally in Debian 9, but must export to HTML first in Debian 1...
by rivenathos
Sat Jan 25, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: Should LMDE version numbering follow Debian
Replies: 3
Views: 2067

Re: Should LMDE version numbering follow Debian

This may be interesting reading as far as coordinating with Debian:

https://devuan.org/os/releases
by rivenathos
Sat Jan 25, 2020 4:08 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: trying LMDE 3
Replies: 3
Views: 1994

Re: trying LMDE 3

I'm not worried about Mint dropping Ubuntu any time soon, where did you get that idea? https://www.linuxmint.com/download_lmde.php Its main goal is for the Linux Mint team to see how viable our distribution would be and how much work would be necessary if Ubuntu was ever to disappear. LMDE aims to ...
by rivenathos
Sun Dec 23, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: LMDE 3 is too slow and heavy?
Replies: 14
Views: 5950

Re: LMDE 3 is too slow and heavy?

You may also wish to consider antiX.
by rivenathos
Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hello
Replies: 7
Views: 333

Re: Hello

Welcome, Roberto!
by rivenathos
Tue Sep 01, 2015 3:17 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Wonderful To Be Here
Replies: 9
Views: 705

Re: Wonderful To Be Here

Welcome to the forums!
by rivenathos
Tue Sep 01, 2015 3:17 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Greetings from Indonesia
Replies: 8
Views: 532

Re: Greetings from Indonesia

Welcome to the forums!
by rivenathos
Tue Sep 01, 2015 3:15 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: A wild Seff appears
Replies: 9
Views: 692

Re: A wild Seff appears

Welcome to the forum!
by rivenathos
Fri Aug 07, 2015 1:55 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Well HEllo all! New for about 3 years.
Replies: 7
Views: 478

Re: Well HEllo all! New for about 3 years.

Welcome to the forums. I hope you enjoy your time with Linux Mint.
by rivenathos
Fri Aug 07, 2015 1:53 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Comparing package bases: Ubuntu vs Debian
Replies: 12
Views: 2123

Re: Comparing package bases: Ubuntu vs Debian

Thanks for the extensive research on this subject. It allows others to more fully understand the stability of packages from particular distros.
by rivenathos
Fri Aug 07, 2015 1:50 pm
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Linux Mint 17.2 “Rafaela” Xfce released!
Replies: 12
Views: 3024

Re: Linux Mint 17.2 “Rafaela” Xfce released!

Many thanks go out to all involved with the newest XFCE release.
by rivenathos
Sun Jul 12, 2015 10:47 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: 'betsy-partner' channel problem downloading flash
Replies: 7
Views: 1224

Re: 'betsy-partner' channel problem downloading flash

Just what I did that worked for me... And this may not be the best option since i have been out of the Mint loop for a while since I have been in pure Debian-land for a few years... Currently, I am experimenting with LMDE2 with MATE. So, I did this: Open Synaptic Package Manager. Then click on SEARC...
by rivenathos
Sun Jul 12, 2015 10:45 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Updating Adobe Flash Player (how to install)
Replies: 6
Views: 2877

Re: Updating Adobe Flash Player (how to install)

Just what I did that worked for me... And this may not be the best option since i have been out of the Mint loop for a while since I have been in pure Debian-land for a few years... Currently, I am experimenting with LMDE2 with MATE. So, I did this: Open Synaptic Package Manager. Then click on SEARC...
by rivenathos
Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:20 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: ..and back to Linux..a long story
Replies: 6
Views: 2796

Re: ..and back to Linux..a long story

Welcome back to Linux. While the road here is not always smooth, the bumps, twists, and turns make the ride much more interesting.
by rivenathos
Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:14 am
Forum: Open chat
Topic: Five reasons for what I'm leaving Linux Mint
Replies: 21
Views: 7142

Re: Five reasons for what I'm leaving Linux Mint

It is always frustrating to not be 100% successful, so I can understand your pain. Sometimes your hardware will impact your Linux experience. This is not as prevalent as it was a few years ago, but there are still some issues here and there. While I am a Linux advocate, I also know that you must cho...
by rivenathos
Thu Dec 20, 2012 2:15 am
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hey everyone!
Replies: 11
Views: 1943

Re: Hey everyone!

Welcome to Linus Mint. I hope you enjoy your stay here.
by rivenathos
Sat Sep 08, 2012 1:09 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Hey Linux Mints!
Replies: 5
Views: 631

Re: Hey Linux Mints!

Welcome to Linux Mint and the forum!
by rivenathos
Sat Sep 08, 2012 1:08 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: G'Day from Canberra Australia
Replies: 9
Views: 1324

Re: G'Day from Canberra Australia

Welcome to the forum!
by rivenathos
Sat Sep 08, 2012 1:04 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: New mint-debian-mirrors package
Replies: 68
Views: 50390

Re: New mint-debian-mirrors package

This is excellent! Thanks!

Go to advanced search