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by schadowen
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Install Mint 19 xfce on Mac Pro (2006 1,1)
Replies: 0
Views: 230

Install Mint 19 xfce on Mac Pro (2006 1,1)

Breathed new life into my 2006 Mac Pro, installed Mint 19 xfce. Found an image and instructions on https://mattgadient.com/2016/07/11/linux-dvd-images-and-how-to-for-32-bit-efi-macs-late-2006-models/ . Had to install in another computer running linux and move the drive over to the Mac Pro. That year...
by schadowen
Sat Jun 16, 2018 7:43 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: File manager tip for those coming from mac
Replies: 2
Views: 299

Re: File manager tip for those coming from mac

Thanks, worked like a charm!
by schadowen
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: File manager tip for those coming from mac
Replies: 2
Views: 299

File manager tip for those coming from mac

Found a setting in nemo file manager for renaming a file (under file manger prefs, behavoir) 'Click on a file's name twice to rename it', anyone coming from macos its a great way to avoid frustration. I kept opening the file when i wanted to rename it. Another thing i found useful was to uncheck 'So...
by schadowen
Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Part time linux user
Replies: 5
Views: 419

Part time linux user

Hi all, I am a Mac and part time Linux user, thinking of going full Linux once my current mac is forced into planed obsolescence, can't afford them any more, lol. I have been really impressed with Mint 18 on my other PC, looking for a few more replacements for some of my mac software. Just wanted to...

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