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by michaelhm
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint 20 logrotate exits with error
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Mint 20 logrotate exits with error

out 13 09:51:41 hm-casa systemd[1]: Starting Rotate log files... out 13 09:51:41 hm-casa logrotate[12982]: error: error reading top line of /var/lib/logrotate/status out 13 09:51:41 hm-casa logrotate[12982]: error: error renaming temp state file /var/lib/logrotate/status.tmp out 13 09:51:41 hm-casa ...
by michaelhm
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: usb and bluetooth connection disconnecting
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Re: usb and bluetooth connection disconnecting

<t>after trying a couple of BT adapters I have one which gives an error when transmission fails<br/> <br/> Bluetooth: Unexpected continuation frame (len 0)<br/> <br/> this msg is repeated until I do something, as disconnect and reconnect on the PC or disabling and re-enabling on the phone or restart...
by michaelhm
Thu Sep 03, 2020 9:22 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: after kernel update nouveau firmware upload is failing (LM20)
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: after kernel update nouveau firmware upload is failing (LM20)

I take it from the kernel string it's one you compile yourself, maybe it's something missing in your build config? It might help to post that for others who know their way around kernel compilation to assist you with this. well, seems I was on the wrong path ... this events happen on opening Chromi...
by michaelhm
Wed Sep 02, 2020 4:25 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: after kernel update nouveau firmware upload is failing (LM20)
Replies: 3
Views: 131

after kernel update nouveau firmware upload is failing (LM20)

after each kernel upgrade the nouveau firmware upload fails it is necessary after kernel upgrade reinstalling the nouveau firmware upload to work (even if it is the same version) without the firmware upload the card does not work properly error attached nouveau_firmware_load_error.jpg hardware inxi-...
by michaelhm
Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: (GRUB) 2.04-1ubuntu26.2
Replies: 1
Views: 83

(GRUB) 2.04-1ubuntu26.2

since the last upgrade 2w ago or so, from time to time, grub comes up with counting 30 sec down but I have 5 sec set and what is working normally
I can't find why and where, any hint?
thanks
by michaelhm
Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Please bring back KDE
Replies: 15
Views: 3293

Re: Please bring back KDE

Have you heard of these things called themes? They're an actual thing that changes the look of your desktop. Here's a thread of just Xfce users screenshots: https://forum.xfce.org/viewtopic.php?id=13649 And some Mint specific posts: https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?p=1808447#p1808447 http...
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 15, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Ethernet
Topic: usb and bluetooth connection disconnecting
Replies: 1
Views: 198

usb and bluetooth connection disconnecting

it is on LM20 5.04.042 generic without any problem I can connect to my cellphone for tethering with USB or Bluetooth happens that they both constantly get disconnected and I can reconnect by stopping and reativating the tethering on the cellphone or by 'service network-manager restart' there is no c...
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 15, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Please bring back KDE
Replies: 15
Views: 3293

Re: Please bring back KDE

xenopeek wrote:
Sat Aug 08, 2020 1:29 pm
Why the KDE edition was discontinued is detailed here: https://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=3418
as I wrote "thousand reasons" because I've read it and do not necessarily disagree and only said why it still should be continued
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 15, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Please bring back KDE
Replies: 15
Views: 3293

Re: Please bring back KDE

well. its not what I think about the popularity of KDE, sincerely I don't care but it is good and looks good and the LM people are asking to help making it more populare and that is a hard work when LM20 XFCE looks like windows 3.1 ...
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 08, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Suggestions & New Ideas
Topic: Please bring back KDE
Replies: 15
Views: 3293

you should get KDE back

there might be 1000 reasons for having killed KDE from the newest official versions but that is a bad idea (I think) when you want to get more users you need KDE because with XFCE and the other Gnome brothers you don't go far and you could make it easily light and faster as standard desktop, just ki...
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: panic on shutdown
Replies: 3
Views: 226

panic on shutdown

LM 20 kernel 5.4.0-42-generic with KDE Plasma 5 shutting down the kernel panic happens, logging out and shutting down then it works correctly shutting the computer down, SDDM is the login manager the accused missing file and link is existing (please see attached print) hm-casa:~> ll /usr/lib/x86_64-...
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Changing USB power settings
Replies: 8
Views: 333

Re: Changing USB power settings

that is probably a hardware(motherboard) issue, I have a computer who does it too and I charge my phone on it even when it is shut down
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Bluetooth Disconnects: Mouse & Audio
Replies: 29
Views: 835

Re: Bluetooth Disconnects: Mouse & Audio

same problem happens with tethering using the phone as internet connection, the bluetooth connection is constantly lost and I need to disable/re-enable the tethering option on the phone or restart network manager on the computer I am not able to clearly debug this and so I am lost like you, what so ...
by michaelhm
Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] Install Nvidia Graphic Driver 450.57 on Linux Mint 20
Replies: 10
Views: 1940

Re: Nvidia Graphic Driver 450.57 on Linux Mint 20

I can not say if it helps but you might consider uninstalling first the complete driver package you have installed, that creates the fallback to nouveaux driver, also be sure that you purge everything from that package with auto-remove option or manually then after reboot you do a new install of the...
by michaelhm
Fri Jul 31, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: boot with gt710 and nouveau and nvidia390 driver
Replies: 0
Views: 59

boot with gt710 and nouveau and nvidia390 driver

I hope somebody can give me a help here the issue is the grub fonts and size as well as console fonts and size my video card is nvidia gt710 and when I use the nouveau driver and without grub splash screen, the fonts are nice and small when I switch to the nvidia driver 390 what BTW is the only what...
by michaelhm
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: LM20 - driver-manager / nvidia drivers / gt710
Replies: 0
Views: 146

LM20 - driver-manager / nvidia drivers / gt710

the driver manager is not cool and produce unpredictable results, but at first it gives wrong suggestions, at least for my card gt710 my system is up to date and suggested the 440 driver (recommendet) what didn't worked out after boot, the only working driver for gt710 seems to be 390 even if all ne...

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