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by djh53
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Please Help - Can't Install Mint 19 - No Drive Found
Replies: 25
Views: 1200

Re: Please Help - Can't Install Mint 19 - No Drive Found

I've just spent a couple of weeks, on and off, wrestling with UEFI settings and Linux Mint installations. FWIW, I get your frustration. There is no such thing as a "standard" UEFI BIOS. They are all over the map. It sounds like you've drawn the short straw. Yes, by all means grab a portable drive an...
by djh53
Mon Sep 24, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Problem with Google Chrome and UFW
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Problem with Google Chrome and UFW

Logging into Mint 19 Cinnamon with: 1) Google Chrome enabled in Startup Applications, and 2) UFW enabled and configured to disable incoming. The result is a "Disconnected from the internet" message. The fix appears to be removing (not just deselecting) Google Chrome from Startup Applications. If any...
by djh53
Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:42 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: firejail issues
Replies: 6
Views: 508

Re: firejail issues

Same issue - Chromium does not load with the firejail prefix. Starting Chromium with firejail prefix (Firejail version is 0.9.54) generates 5 processes: 1) chromium-browser --enable-pinch 2) chromium-browser --type=-broker 3) chromium-browser --type=gpu-process, followed by 3 parameters: --field-tri...
by djh53
Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Firefox 60.0 and Firejail
Replies: 46
Views: 5918

firejail --ignore=seccomp firefox %u

Fred, I want to use firejail to sandbox Firefox. However, I would appreciate your advice about firejail --ignore=seccomp firefox %u.

Does using that command line switch negatively impact firejail's sandboxing functionality? If so, how?
by djh53
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: "Verify your ISO image" instructions for Windows users
Replies: 20
Views: 6857

Re: "Verify your ISO image" instructions for Windows users

Pierre, I found citizen127's post helpful.

Did he/she take up your suggestion about a tutorial?

If not, let me know. I'm retired now, and have the time to help.

Like yourself, we're in Perth - northern suburbs.

Pax,
djh53

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