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by ashfaq
Sat Jan 31, 2015 12:36 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint update Problems!
Replies: 6
Views: 2228

Re: Mint update Problems!

final output of update:- "ashfaq-System-Product-Name ~ # sudo apt-get update Ign http://security.ubuntu.com trusty-security InRelease Ign http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty InRelease Ign http://extra.linuxmint.com rebecca InRelease Ign http://archive.canonical.com trusty InRelease Ign http://archive.ub...
by ashfaq
Sat Jan 31, 2015 12:28 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint update Problems!
Replies: 6
Views: 2228

Re: Mint update Problems!

Tried this:-
ashfaq-System-Product-Name ~ # add-apt-key 3EE67F3D0FF405B2
gpg: requesting key 0FF405B2 from hkp server subkeys.pgp.net
gpg: keyserver timed out
gpg: keyserver receive failed: keyserver error
key 3EE67F3D0FF405B2 not found
ashfaq-System-Product-Name ~ #
by ashfaq
Sat Jan 31, 2015 12:24 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint update Problems!
Replies: 6
Views: 2228

Re: Mint update Problems!

The problem seems to have been half solved still some keys are missing! after going through the described procedure, here is the output of update:_ "W: An error occurred during the signature verification. The repository is not updated and the previous index files will be used. GPG error: http://extr...
by ashfaq
Mon Jan 26, 2015 6:44 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint update Problems!
Replies: 6
Views: 2228

Re: Mint update Problems!

Report as required: ashfaq@ashfaq-System-Product-Name ~ $ inxi -Sr System: Host: ashfaq-System-Product-Name Kernel: 3.18.3-031803-generic x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: Gnome Distro: Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca Repos: Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/n-muench-burg-trusty.list deb http://ppa...
by ashfaq
Fri Jan 23, 2015 12:40 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Mint update Problems!
Replies: 6
Views: 2228

Mint update Problems!

Lately I am not able to get updates, by clicking the update icon in tray, the search displays these errors! "W: GPG error: http://archive.ubuntu.com trusty Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY 40976EAF437D05B5 NO_PUBKEY 3B4FE6ACC0B...
by ashfaq
Thu Aug 14, 2014 3:21 am
Forum: Others
Topic: LM17 Lxde edition
Replies: 7
Views: 2636

Re: LM17 Lxde edition

No. :( Considering, there are no current releases of LinuxMint with a LXDE or Fluxbox edition, and there are no plans to revive these editions ... a false sense of hope that these editions might return for LinuxMint-17 or later LinuxMint users wishing to use LXDE can install it easily. I generally ...
by ashfaq
Thu Aug 14, 2014 2:04 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Nemo in Mint-17
Replies: 3
Views: 755

Re: Nemo in Mint-17

Yes Now I got it, Thanks a lot dear, re-installing helped!
by ashfaq
Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:54 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Nemo in Mint-17
Replies: 3
Views: 755

Nemo in Mint-17

Earlier, on right clicking, "Open as root" and "Open in terminal" Options were available in Nemo. But I failed to find this in Mint-17 Cinnamon. Am I missing something? Or I am right about this. Well some one just help me tweak in to get this two options in my Nemo file manager. Thanks in advance!
by ashfaq
Fri Sep 20, 2013 3:29 am
Forum: Others
Topic: Replacing Cinnamon completely with LXDE
Replies: 5
Views: 2259

Re: Replacing Cinnamon completely with LXDE

I had waited for a week and more, it seems no one wants to experiment, and go for pure LXDE, Or are shy of helping me, is their a reason for that, please guide me, if this step is going to be problematic, I would drop the idea, but at-least let me t\know the odds- options. I hope someone will step o...
by ashfaq
Thu Sep 12, 2013 11:58 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: Mint 13 LXDE. When?
Replies: 77
Views: 37210

Re: Mint 13 LXDE. When?

Garvan, Someone here (Seppalta perhaps) has tried to install LXDE over the MATE version and had a few minor issues. I have installed LXDE over the cinnamon version and it has been working fine. I even went as far as to uninstall cinnamon and it works without ill effects. It left some gnome things b...
by ashfaq
Mon Sep 09, 2013 7:55 am
Forum: Others
Topic: Replacing Cinnamon completely with LXDE
Replies: 5
Views: 2259

Re: Replacing Cinnamon completely with LXDE

If you are just 'trying out' LXDE, have you considered just using Lubuntu or Knoppix live disks, or even making a small LXDE partition on your hard drive? :) Yes I am ready with a 10GB independent partition, but insteaf of going with live lubuntu, I want to convert my Nadia Cinnamon to LXDE. Well e...
by ashfaq
Mon Sep 09, 2013 12:42 am
Forum: Others
Topic: Replacing Cinnamon completely with LXDE
Replies: 5
Views: 2259

Replacing Cinnamon completely with LXDE

I just felt like trying out LXDE complete on my eisting Cinnamon Destop Environment. I downloded the LXDE meta-package with synaptic, logged into LXDE session, but I found, that in lxteminal, I am not able to paste anything with right clicking, also the default shortcuts and icons on my Desktop crea...
by ashfaq
Thu Jun 13, 2013 10:21 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Using dd- Command, I lost my Partition, Can I get it Back?
Replies: 3
Views: 256

Re: Using dd- Command, I lost my Partition, Can I get it Bac

Thanks, Dear Zalbor, I will check the gpart stuff, I tried the testdisk but it could not find the partition. I did it in win7 though! after four hours of deep search, all the partitions were displayed even the one deleted, but on pressing "p"for files it stated damaged file system? and I could do no...
by ashfaq
Thu Jun 13, 2013 7:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Using dd- Command, I lost my Partition, Can I get it Back?
Replies: 3
Views: 256

Using dd- Command, I lost my Partition, Can I get it Back?

Friends, I was looking for a cloning software in linux, and found a webpage explaining the same,"http://www.cyberciti.biz/open-source/linux-based-disk-cloning-imaging-software/" Bingo, while reading the first Option of DD command, I was tempted to test, I opened an terminal and fired ." dd if=/dev/s...
by ashfaq
Sun Sep 09, 2012 7:47 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Problem with smxi; No Text Console after logging out of X
Replies: 1
Views: 278

Problem with smxi; No Text Console after logging out of X

On advice of a friend, an expert Mint user, I installed the "smxi" Script. The script got installed flawlwssly, it asked me to become 'root' I did it, on calling up "smxi" it needs to shut 'X' to proceed, likevise the options were displayed, to press 1 to close 'x; I did it, and to my surprise, the ...
by ashfaq
Fri Aug 24, 2012 1:30 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: UPDATE PACK 5 FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 300
Views: 88094

Re: UPDATE PACK 5 FEEDBACK THREAD

Thanks ketoth ! I will simply copy the mentioned folder "/var/cache/apt/archives" go for the new installation and check if apt finds all the updates, if done I will be really happy! as I do have a 3G connection but the signals in my area are of 2g only it took 0hrs for the 637mb of the updates pack ...
by ashfaq
Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:11 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: UPDATE PACK 5 FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 300
Views: 88094

Re: UPDATE PACK 5 FEEDBACK THREAD

Messed up! My Mistake! I did the upgrade without reading any info any where, and jumped to the forum when I am in fix, looking for help fellows! here is the story, I am a newbee of sort, have time, and like to play with LMDE. Reading in some forum, i went for a custom kernel, 3.5.1 also got the late...
by ashfaq
Sat Aug 11, 2012 11:12 am
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: (Solved) 64bit LMDE + Nvidia = freeze on shutdown/logout
Replies: 11
Views: 5906

Re: 64bit LMDE + Nvidia Drivers = freeze on shutdown, logout

I always compile my own nvidia driver, that way I can use the latest one. If I were you, I'd update to the latest nvidia 302.17 driver. You might as well update your kernel too, since later kernels have better hardware support. I've been using the latest Liquorix 3.4.x kernel and corresponding head...
by ashfaq
Tue Aug 07, 2012 7:44 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Moving to KDE from Cinnamon/Mate on Maya
Replies: 10
Views: 6211

Re: Moving to KDE from Cinnamon/Mate on Maya

I am too wondering if we could take a feel of latest kde from "ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports" please help if this is feasable so that we can try out! Any help from members is appreciated. Thanks in advance.
by ashfaq
Wed Jun 20, 2012 12:35 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: 3G Modem Not detected in Mint13
Replies: 3
Views: 2524

Re: 3G Modem Not detected in Mint13

Some modems requires usbserial and option in the /etc/modules file. gksudo pluma /etc/modules # /etc/modules: kernel modules to load at boot time. # # This file contains the names of kernel modules that should be loaded # at boot time, one per line. Lines beginning with "#" are ignored. lp usbseria...

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