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by songdove
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Is there an upgrade path to LM 19 within Mint itself?
Replies: 7
Views: 273

Re: Is there an upgrade path to LM 19 within Mint itself?

I realize you don't like this answer, but you're confirming catweazel's advice. Mix-and-match doesn't work well. You would do better to start with a clean slate. And resist the temptation to gild the lily by adding interesting stuff which may or may not fit with the base system. Now the mix and mat...
by songdove
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Is there an upgrade path to LM 19 within Mint itself?
Replies: 7
Views: 273

Re: Is there an upgrade path to LM 19 within Mint itself?

...almost forgot it was Mint I installed because of all the Linux Lite stuff that showed up in my system settings. I would recommend that you take the clean install route. Who knows what kind of damage has been done, plus an in-place upgrade is highly likely to carry any problems over to the new in...
by songdove
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Is there an upgrade path to LM 19 within Mint itself?
Replies: 7
Views: 273

Is there an upgrade path to LM 19 within Mint itself?

Hi there, Is there an upgrade path within Mint already that I can use rather than do the ISO boot disk thing all over again? Any apt-get command for example? I am new to linux and almost forgot it was Mint I installed because of all the Linux Lite stuff that showed up in my system settings. I have p...
by songdove
Thu Aug 22, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Neither WINE-Tricks nor Play on Linux get out to the 'net
Replies: 0
Views: 145

Neither WINE-Tricks nor Play on Linux get out to the 'net

I tried searching both Google, the LInux Mint site and this forum, but either I'm not using the terms others have used when getting help, or my system is a unique situation. I installed LInux Mint on an older laptop a few months ago late this spring, and then installed Wine-Tricks to get a few thing...

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