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by gryph
Sat May 18, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Burning ISO to USB and booting problems
Replies: 8
Views: 280

Re: Burning ISO to USB and booting problems

It would help to know more about your system setup. If you run " inxi -Fxzd " and " lsusb " from the console terminal prompt, highlight the results, copy and paste them back here, that should provide enough information. I am far from a computer expert, and I haven't used the command terminal prompt...
by gryph
Sat May 18, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Burning ISO to USB and booting problems
Replies: 8
Views: 280

Re: Burning ISO to USB and booting problems

'...Now it says that the USBs have 2.28 MB of space...' This might be a symptom of the flash-store becoming logically detached from the USB controller in the stick, so all that's left is the RAM buffer. o Are you sure these sticks are genuine? o Will the sticks format in another OS? I have used one...
by gryph
Sat May 18, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Burning ISO to USB and booting problems
Replies: 8
Views: 280

Burning ISO to USB and booting problems

This morning I tried to install Linux Mint Cinnamon 19.1 64bit on my Acer Aspire 3 laptop. I followed to guide on this website: https://linuxmint-installation-guide.readthedocs.io/en/latest/ The download went well and I successfully verified the ISO by following the rules as given in these two links...
by gryph
Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Another antivirus question
Replies: 12
Views: 483

Re: Another antivirus question

Thank you again for your help. I feel that this question has been answered for me.
by gryph
Tue Apr 02, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Another antivirus question
Replies: 12
Views: 483

Re: Another antivirus question

Thank you all for your answers, they clarified a lot. To summarize, my take away from the posts in this thread, and other info I have managed to gather from around the internet is that I shouldn't bother with any AV software, unless I plan to use WINE or VM in order to use Windows (which I don't pla...
by gryph
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] Another antivirus question
Replies: 12
Views: 483

[SOLVED] Another antivirus question

Hello everyone, a complete newbie here that plans to install Linux Mint soon (correct, I haven't even tried a Linux yet). One of the reasons I created an account on these forums was to ask about an antivirus - having this thread has proven convenient, and the link provided by Pjotr in a previous pos...

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