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by linuxfan2000
Tue Jan 07, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint won't install on new laptop SOLVED
Replies: 35
Views: 2594

Re: Linux mint won't install on new laptop SOLVED

Great to hear. Thanks for your input. I'm gonna do the same to my 14w (currently with pop os) when I get a chance and report back How do I update the kernel after the installation of the os? Is it as simple as a command line? Perhaps you can point me to a tutorial on how to do this, thanks again As...
by linuxfan2000
Sat Dec 21, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint won't install on new laptop SOLVED
Replies: 35
Views: 2594

Re: Linux mint won't install on new laptop SOLVED

Today I have installed Mint 19.3 Tricia on Lenovo 14w without any issues. During the installation I was monitoring the console - there were no errors related to the eMMC mmcblk1 device. Mint 19.3 came with kernel 5.0.0.32, so after the installation I upgraded the kernel to 5.3.0-24 and had no issues...
by linuxfan2000
Sat Dec 21, 2019 2:38 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Linux mint won't install on new laptop SOLVED
Replies: 35
Views: 2594

Re: Linux mint won't install on new laptop SOLVED

According to this review 14w requires Ubuntu 19.10 (or Lubuntu 19.10) because of the eMMC drivers: https://trenchreynolds.com/2019/12/16/lenovo-14w-laptop-review-and-linux-recommendations/ I tried installing LM 19.2 on my 14w and it had completely trashed the eMMC to a point that I could not recover...
by linuxfan2000
Thu Nov 28, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: <SOLVED> Linux Mint freezing on login screen <SOLVED>
Replies: 15
Views: 7859

Re: <SOLVED> Linux Mint freezing on login screen <SOLVED>

I am running Mint 19.2 Tina (5.0.0-32-generic kernel) with Cinnamon desktop and have had the same issue as rodia77 twice in the last month - after waking up from suspend state the login screen has a huge delay in reacting to the keystrokes (same 40-50 sec). Upon typing the password and pressing Ente...

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