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by Laniakean
Tue May 14, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Any hardware experts here? Serious problem in LM19.1 and LMDE3.
Replies: 12
Views: 509

Re: Any hardware experts here? Serious problem in LM19.1 and LMDE3.

Hello deepakdeshp, I have never had any problems with WD hard drives (unlike with Seagate...). It is getting late in the evening, so I did the short HD test just now: === START OF READ SMART DATA SECTION === SMART Self-test log structure revision number 1 Num Test_Description Status Remaining LifeTi...
by Laniakean
Tue May 14, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Any hardware experts here? Serious problem in LM19.1 and LMDE3.
Replies: 12
Views: 509

Any hardware experts here? Serious problem in LM19.1 and LMDE3.

Are there any PC hardware experts here? I am having a grave problem with both Linux Mint (19.1) and LMDE3 on the same computer. Linux Mint 17.3 is no longer supported, so I installed LM 19.1 on my aging computer a couple of weeks ago (Core i5-3450, Gigabyte GA-H77-D3H mobo, 8 GB DDR3-RAM, 500 GB HD,...
by Laniakean
Sun May 12, 2019 2:59 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux Mint 17.x has reached end of life; upgrade now!
Replies: 92
Views: 22502

Re: Linux Mint 17.x has reached end of life; upgrade now!

As a Linux user since 2007 (earlier, if counting along Mandrakelinux back in the Windows Millennium days, or even much earlier, if counting along my first unsuccessful Linux baby steps with SuSE Linux 5 or 6, or whichever version it was, ages ago), I too find 17.3 the best Mint version. And I too re...
by Laniakean
Sun Sep 02, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: LMDE 3
Replies: 20
Views: 2328

Re: LMDE 3

john@john-TP500LA ~ $ systemd-analyze Startup finished in 8.283s (kernel) + 15.288s (userspace) = 23.571s john@john-TP500LA ~ $ Never heard of that Terminal command. On this old, Core2Duo machine with 2 GB RAM and an old Geforce 6700XL, which LMDE3 is running on, I get: kris@conroe ~ $ systemd-anal...
by Laniakean
Sun Sep 02, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Other Topics & Open Discussion
Topic: A successful upgrade to LMDE3
Replies: 1
Views: 449

A successful upgrade to LMDE3

Hello everyone, Good news can and must be shared too, sometimes, should it not? Two evenings ago I successfully upgraded LMDE2 to LMDE3 on this old computer of mine (Core2Duo of 2.4 GHz, 2 GB RAM, Geforce 6700XL, if any hardware nerds read this). LMDE3 only had the sound selected as Digital instead ...

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