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by SimonMint
Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Removing old kernels {solved}
Replies: 7
Views: 960

Re: Removing old kernels

I just installed a new kernel once and it was by the Update Manager. After testing and approving the new kernel, I removed the old one by Update Manager. And that is a fine and very simple way to manage things. I do it the same way. Until automatic kernel management is implemented somehow, this is ...
by SimonMint
Tue Dec 04, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Removing old kernels {solved}
Replies: 7
Views: 960

Removing old kernels {solved}

I am using linux mint 18.3 By now I must have about 20 kernels installed and am running out of space on the install drive. I am using up to date kernels from the 4.15 series, but have older series kernels installled. Do I really need them? What should I uninstall? I have kernels as old as 4.4 instal...
by SimonMint
Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Complete system freeze
Replies: 18
Views: 1343

Re: Complete system freeze

Thanks everyone, but the REISUB technique does nothing at all. I really think they need to have autoreporting for these errors, something that sends details upon reboot. Clearly kernal panic.
by SimonMint
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Complete system freeze
Replies: 18
Views: 1343

Re: Complete system freeze

... requiring a hard reset with the power button. I don't have a solution to your core problem, but I wanted to advise that you'll eventually corrupt your file system by powering it off that way. As an alternate option, hold down Alt + SysRq , and type r e i s u o , waiting a second or two between ...
by SimonMint
Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Complete system freeze
Replies: 18
Views: 1343

Re: Complete system freeze

... requiring a hard reset with the power button. I don't have a solution to your core problem, but I wanted to advise that you'll eventually corrupt your file system by powering it off that way. As an alternate option, hold down Alt + SysRq , and type r e i s u o , waiting a second or two between ...
by SimonMint
Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Complete system freeze
Replies: 18
Views: 1343

Re: Complete system freeze

Post your hardware specs and system details, paste in your next message below commands output: inxi -Fxxzr journalctl -b-1 -p3 | tail -30 inxi -Fxxzr: System: Host: simon-ThinkCentre Kernel: 4.15.0-33-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 5.4.0) Desktop: Cinnamon 3.6.7 (Gtk 2.24.30) dm: lightdm Distro: Linux...
by SimonMint
Sat Sep 01, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Complete system freeze
Replies: 18
Views: 1343

Complete system freeze

Using Linux Mint 18.3 64bit... My system freezes completely once or twice a day, requiring a hard reset with the power button. Is there a debug system to pick up on these freezes and inform Mint/Kernel developers? Is Mint collecting these details in any way? If so, how do I activate and use them and...

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