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by PaulCarry
Mon Apr 29, 2019 6:29 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: China and need to buy new laptop. How to guess which one is Linux friendly?
Replies: 35
Views: 1309

Re: China and need to buy new laptop. How to guess which one is Linux friendly?

Man, I've been looking for a perfect laptop for Linux for about two months now. I've gone through a few recommendation here: https://www.reddit.com/r/Ubuntu/comments/abxzbc/best_laptops_for_linux/ But most of them aren't available on Amazon UK anymore. Can anyone suggest a good Linux performer arou...
by PaulCarry
Fri Apr 26, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Slow shutdown fix in Mint 19
Replies: 6
Views: 1110

Re: Slow shutdown fix in Mint 19

Pjotr wrote:
Wed Jan 23, 2019 12:59 pm
I've made it even easier to apply in this tip:
https://easylinuxtipsproject.blogspot.c ... .html#ID26
(item 26)

Copy/paste - Enter - done. :)
This seems to have fixed the issue on one of my older laptops. Fingers crossed.
by PaulCarry
Fri Apr 26, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Startup scripts in Mint 19.x
Replies: 10
Views: 9471

Re: Startup scripts in Mint 19.x

Perfect. Was stuck on a startup script problem earlier today and this seems to have solved it. Trying to get my head back into Linux is proving problematic at the moment.
by PaulCarry
Fri Apr 26, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Workaround: LM 19.1 won't auto-connect to network if auto-connect VPN is set
Replies: 2
Views: 187

Re: Workaround: LM 19.1 won't auto-connect to network if auto-connect VPN is set

Interesting. I haven't noticed this so far in LM 19.1 (although I haven't set my public VPN to auto-connect just yet) but will test it out this evening.

Thanks for the write-up (and heads up).
by PaulCarry
Fri Apr 26, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Easily set drives to mount automatically at boot
Replies: 5
Views: 7920

Re: Easily set drives to mount automatically at boot

nickname wrote:
Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:22 am
Excellent write-up. Still works in Linux Mint 19.1, xfce.

Thanks.
+1 Was just about to confirm this too.
by PaulCarry
Fri Apr 26, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: China and need to buy new laptop. How to guess which one is Linux friendly?
Replies: 35
Views: 1309

Re: China and need to buy new laptop. How to guess which one is Linux friendly?

Man, I've been looking for a perfect laptop for Linux for about two months now. I've gone through a few recommendation here: https://www.reddit.com/r/Ubuntu/comments/abxzbc/best_laptops_for_linux/ / But most of them aren't available on Amazon UK anymore. There was one I found on We Trust last week b...

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