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by davester
Sat Jan 27, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 18.1 slower than Windows10?
Replies: 28
Views: 7481

Re: Linux mint 18.1 slower than Windows10?

i have experienced the same... i have a udox86 single board computer... i have installed win10 and linux mint on the same ssd via uefi... im new to linux so i still can hav some setup errors inside or something but still from my experience, i can tell for sure -windows ten boots fastern. -windows t...
by davester
Sat Jan 27, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 18.1 slower than Windows10?
Replies: 28
Views: 7481

Re: Linux mint 18.1 slower than Windows10?

good question lol... im thinkig about just surfing the web and doing office tasks....
by davester
Sat Jan 27, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to update your kernel for Meltdown and Spectre
Replies: 210
Views: 30185

Re: How to update your kernel for Meltdown

Cosmo. wrote:i know another "nice gui for the kernels", it is called Update Manager -> Linux Kernels. It is already installed on every Mint system.
they are different, the update manager dont show the newest kernels...
by davester
Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint 18.1 slower than Windows10?
Replies: 28
Views: 7481

Re: Linux mint 18.1 slower than Windows10?

i have experienced the same... i have a udox86 single board computer... i have installed win10 and linux mint on the same ssd via uefi... im new to linux so i still can hav some setup errors inside or something but still from my experience, i can tell for sure -windows ten boots fastern. -windows te...
by davester
Sat Jan 13, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: looking for a easy way to backup a complete hdd with dual boot
Replies: 6
Views: 283

Re: looking for a easy way to backup a complete hdd with dual boot

thanks for all the input. i will take a look at all of them tomorrow.
i tried acronis but it the features i want cost alot.

i will let u know which one i used
by davester
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: looking for a easy way to backup a complete hdd with dual boot
Replies: 6
Views: 283

looking for a easy way to backup a complete hdd with dual boot

hi im looking for a way to backup my 128ssd, it has 5 partitions on it -boot , for linux and windows -ext4 ,for linux -windows recovery -windows systemfiles -ntfs, for windows i would like to back up the complete ssd as a 1:1 copy on to a 128gb usb stick. im looking for somthing where i can boot fro...
by davester
Sat Jan 13, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul
Replies: 6
Views: 508

Re: modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul

thanks i will try it tonight. i really hope i can get it to work. this is really frustrating :D i have setup everything like a charm , it works like i want but just the stupid hdmi cec isnt working... why isnt this already biult in in linux, isnt hdmi CEC some kind of standart communication between ...
by davester
Sat Jan 13, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to update your kernel for Meltdown and Spectre
Replies: 210
Views: 30185

Re: How to update your kernel for Meltdown

Please keep in mind that these are not guaranteed to work with Mint. There's usually a reason why they're not available through the Mint tools. LOL i personally think NOTHING is guaranteed to work if u play with the kernels yourself :D im not sure but they are third party why should they be availib...
by davester
Sat Jan 13, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: How to update your kernel for Meltdown and Spectre
Replies: 210
Views: 30185

Re: How to update your kernel for Meltdown

im a total newbie... there is a nice gui for the kernels... called UKUU its a kernel update utility with a gui, very handy for beginners. it also has newer kernels wich are not availible throught the package manager if u dont install them through the bash.. this programm works like a charm... im on ...
by davester
Fri Jan 12, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul
Replies: 6
Views: 508

Re: modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul

thanks for the help, i got it working a little bit after i posted the thread :D here is how i did it, dont know why but it didnt worked the way mentioned in the tutorial. i needed to change a little bit. first i went back to kernel 4.14.0 because i was on kernel 4.14.13 and the file i compiled was c...
by davester
Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul
Replies: 6
Views: 508

Re: modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul

ok i think i got it ...
went back to kernel 4.14... i was on kernel 4.14.13....

i used

cd secocec
and then
sudo insmod seco-cec.ko
after this nothing happens and it jumps back to input...
does this means it is loaded?
where can i check if it is loaded?
by davester
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul
Replies: 6
Views: 508

modprobe, insmod - Beginner needs help loading HDMI CEC modul

Hi, im a total newbie in linux beginner, i got me a small htpc with a udoox86 board... i just managed to install win and linux on one ssd with uefi. after setting up kodi and linux like i want it, everything is working fine but i have ONE MORE big problem! i need to add the HDMI CEC support my self....

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