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by surfer57
Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:47 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: unable to update mint debian
Replies: 24
Views: 5540

Re: unable to update mint debian <RESOLVED>

first, a small correction, LMDE doesn't come with lxde (gnome and xfce are the default DE); now your problem: - after updating, with the terminal, with sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade run this sudo dpkg -i --force-overwrite /var/cache/apt/archives/gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad_0.10.22-...
by surfer57
Sun Oct 12, 2008 1:46 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Screen Resolution Problem
Replies: 5
Views: 731

Re: Screen Resolution Problem

Just a note to say thanks! This forum, like the OS, is awesome!!!!! Linux Mint ROCKS! 8)
by surfer57
Tue Nov 20, 2007 12:24 am
Forum: Artwork
Topic: NiksaVel-Mint iconset RC-3
Replies: 18
Views: 6152

Re: NiksaVel-Mint iconset RC-3

very cool set of icons.... 8)
by surfer57
Tue Nov 20, 2007 12:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I am such an ID 10 T
Replies: 5
Views: 1002

Re: I am such an ID 10 T

actually I just left it running all night and this morning it was still setting up....that is if you allow the package maintainer to reconfig everything....so if you do decide to upgrade via changing your repository etc and apt update, upgrade and dist-upgrade (actually I had to sudo apt-get instead...
by surfer57
Sun Nov 18, 2007 8:45 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I am such an ID 10 T
Replies: 5
Views: 1002

A clean install was placed on a laptop and desktop........ and then on one desktop that had a dual boot.....I completed the following: (taken from desktop notes) How to upgrade from Celena? Change your APT sources Edit the sources.list as root (sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list) to make it look like ...
by surfer57
Sun Nov 18, 2007 1:14 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: I am such an ID 10 T
Replies: 5
Views: 1002

I am such an ID 10 T

Hello MINT GURUS, I was attempting to upgrade Celena to Daryna and ended up with Ubuntu 7.10. In other words, my respository is broken and I need your help....Is there anyway to repopulate or populate my sources list to the proper links and upgrade to Daryna? I have several issues as you can imagine...
by surfer57
Fri Oct 19, 2007 8:47 am
Forum: Community Projects
Topic: First English MintCast out!
Replies: 36
Views: 11045

Hello and happy Friday..... I really enjoyed the podcast...it reminded me of Tech TV reporting which I thoroughly enjoyed...I liked your energy and enthusiasm and what others might consider political incorrectness.... I had no problem with listening or understanding and did not mind that it was six ...
by surfer57
Sun Aug 26, 2007 3:41 pm
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Display resolution changed
Replies: 4
Views: 1251

Oh yeah, sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg --frontend=gnome .... that did it...thanks hairy...I am not worthy
by surfer57
Sat Aug 25, 2007 11:15 am
Forum: Other topics
Topic: Minimize anything and its gone
Replies: 2
Views: 1656

Perfect solution going to panel and adding window list....thank you....I am not worthy!

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