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by sango
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Solved] LM 19.1 Adding context menu (right click) Item
Replies: 2
Views: 115

Re: LM 19.1 Adding context menu (right click) Item

thanks for the reply
i figured it out

basically created a file in ~/.local/share/nemo/actions with name vscode.nemo_action
having following entries

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[Nemo Action]
Name=Open in VS Code
Comment=Open in VS Code
Exec=code %F
Icon-Name=visual-studio-code
Selection=Any
Extensions=dir;
by sango
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Solved] LM 19.1 Adding context menu (right click) Item
Replies: 2
Views: 115

[Solved] LM 19.1 Adding context menu (right click) Item

I would like to add a context menu item. example like when you are in nemo, inside a folder and right clicking gives you options like "open in terminal" what i am trying, is to run vs code with right click inside a folder in nemo code <path to current folder where i am right clicking in> or it can b...
by sango
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Solved] LM 19.1 Not to show * while typing password in terminal
Replies: 8
Views: 194

Re: LM 19.1 Not to show * while typing password in terminal

Is there a line in that file similar to Defaults pwfeedback?
No, its not there in /etc/sudoers as i have already mentioned instead it has Defaults env_reset
by sango
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: [Solved] LM 19.1 Not to show * while typing password in terminal
Replies: 8
Views: 194

[Solved] LM 19.1 Not to show * while typing password in terminal

After updating my machine to LM 19.1 when ever i type in password in terminal. It shows * and its killing me. Any idea how to not to show * while typing password in terminal. followed another link i found on web and checked /etc/sudoers file which has this entry Defaults env_reset which means * shou...
by sango
Fri Oct 26, 2018 3:01 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [solved] Mint Update manager error grub-install --target=x86_64-efi
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: Mint Update manager error grub-install --target=x86_64-efi

thanks :-)

just to make sure after mounting i did

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grub-install --efi-directory=/boot/efi
grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg
update-grub
Reboot successfully without any errors
by sango
Fri Oct 26, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [solved] Mint Update manager error grub-install --target=x86_64-efi
Replies: 2
Views: 102

[solved] Mint Update manager error grub-install --target=x86_64-efi

Hi My machine is on LM19 while doing update through update manager i got following error Adding boot menu entry for EFI firmware configuration done Setting up grub-efi-amd64-signed (1.93.8+2.02-2ubuntu8.7) ... Installing for x86_64-efi platform. grub-install: error: cannot find EFI directory. dpkg: ...
by sango
Mon Oct 22, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [solved] fstrim for SSD
Replies: 4
Views: 313

Re: fstrim for SSD

Thanks :-)

Cheers to awesome community.
by sango
Mon Oct 22, 2018 3:21 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [solved] fstrim for SSD
Replies: 4
Views: 313

Re: fstrim for SSD

yes I am on LM 19 output from journalctl | grep fstrim Jul 21 20:03:07 Aspire-A515-51G fstrim[795]: /home: 848.9 GiB (911481155584 bytes) trimmed Jul 21 20:03:07 Aspire-A515-51G fstrim[795]: /: 38.6 GiB (41393135616 bytes) trimmed Jul 24 14:38:32 Aspire-A515-51G fstrim[792]: /home: 848.4 GiB (911001...
by sango
Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:07 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [solved] fstrim for SSD
Replies: 4
Views: 313

[solved] fstrim for SSD

Hi I have installed a new SSD on my machine fstrim runs by default but when i do a status on it. I get following output fstrim.service - Discard unused blocks Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/fstrim.service; static; vendor preset: enabled) Active: inactive (dead) since Mon 2018-10-22 10:26:49 IST...
by sango
Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems after timeshift
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Re: Problems after timeshift

you can try editing the fstab file with pass column set to 0 for that partition which will skip the scanning if you don't want that for more info https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Fstab here is an example # <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass> UUID=be35a789-c7d7-4198-a123-d5fdc...
by sango
Sat Oct 20, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [solved] Long boot time even after installing new ssd
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: Long boot time even after installing new ssd

Thanks :-)
checked journalctl -xe
it was the swap partition UUID i messed up with in fstab
corrected it and its good now

new systemd-analyze time

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Startup finished in 36.639s (kernel) + 3.015s (userspace) = 39.655s
graphical.target reached after 3.010s in userspace
by sango
Sat Oct 20, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [solved] Long boot time even after installing new ssd
Replies: 2
Views: 177

[solved] Long boot time even after installing new ssd

Hi In my machine i already had a 1TB HDD, recently purchased a new M.2 SSD. Restored root on this new SSD with timeshift and booted successfully. mounted 1 TB HDD to /home, restored using mint backup tool and everything is working fine. Well my boot time time is significantly long even after using S...
by sango
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: [solved] How to move existing LM19 root partition to new SSD and boot
Replies: 2
Views: 102

[solved] How to move existing LM19 root partition to new SSD and boot

I am booting my machine through UEFI this machine has 3 partition sda1 which is 100 MB of type vfat its a GPT partition. sda2 is a swap partition 8 GB sda2 50GB type ext4 for root (/) sda3 900GB type ext4 for home partition Recently bought a 120GB M.2 SSD I intend to move my root partition on SSD to...

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