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by gambakoker
Thu Oct 21, 2010 7:16 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: Release: Linux Mint 10 RC
Replies: 224
Views: 131519

Re: Release: Linux Mint 10 RC

Is it possible to export the old theme from mint 8 or mint 9 and import it in mint 10? I like the mint 10 looks but the mint 8/9 are a bit better imo.
by gambakoker
Thu Oct 21, 2010 2:52 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]ntel wireless working nowadays?
Replies: 5
Views: 594

Re: intel wireless working nowadays?

The easiest way to fid out if it is likely supported Boot from Linux CD Run the OS, and see if wireless works --you can connect to the internet I have done this and on the startup usb of mint 9 it didn't work in 5 boots (booted from usb, shut down waited a few min and restarted again) Same with min...
by gambakoker
Wed Oct 20, 2010 3:59 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]ntel wireless working nowadays?
Replies: 5
Views: 594

Re: intel wireless working nowadays?

Searching for intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG linux support , I found these comments which would indicate it is supported in the kernel. Ok so in short, it works if i read your reply correctly :P ( i read it completely just quoting one piece of it) I'm a big newbie on Linux but love it and don't want to...
by gambakoker
Wed Oct 20, 2010 4:55 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]ntel wireless working nowadays?
Replies: 5
Views: 594

[SOLVED]ntel wireless working nowadays?

Hello, I have try'd mint 9 at the beginning of the release but it wasn't working with my wireless card, an intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan] Network Connection so i have used mint 8 x64. Now i would like to upgrade when mint 10 is out but i was wondering if the wireless card is now supported? regar...
by gambakoker
Tue May 25, 2010 6:08 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [MINT 9 x64] no wireless, even after manually put on
Replies: 4
Views: 982

Re: [MINT 9 x64] no wireless, even after manually put on

Small edit: after i had try'd some solutions (booted ubuntu 10.04 x64, x86 etc.iwconfig wlan0 up drivers installed etc.) i accidentally let the usb boot up all automatic (was busy on the phone) and all the sudden wireless worked in mint 9 on live usb. Gonna try installing it and i'll post the outcome.
by gambakoker
Sat May 22, 2010 8:54 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [MINT 9 x64] no wireless, even after manually put on
Replies: 4
Views: 982

Re: no wireless, even after manually put on

You could try the backports. It may not work, but hey why not try. sudo apt-get install linux-backports-modules-wireless-'uname -r' Hee, i tried it, still no succes! any other ideas? EDIT: I tried the 32 bits version of linux mint 9 and there wireless WORKED. So maybe any specific idea's on that? I...
by gambakoker
Fri May 21, 2010 9:01 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [MINT 9 x64] no wireless, even after manually put on
Replies: 4
Views: 982

[MINT 9 x64] no wireless, even after manually put on

Good people of linux mint, I installed linux mint 9 x64 with a fresh install over linux mint 8 x64. Everything worked fine except for one thing: The wireless of my laptop. When I installed mint 8 it worked out of the box but with mint 9 it didn't. when i clicked on network manager on the right botto...
by gambakoker
Fri Feb 12, 2010 12:36 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: GRUB on usb drive for safe booting
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Re: GRUB on usb drive for safe booting

I managed to find the answer to the question you asked rather than one you didn't, it is actually quite simple. Plug in your usb key(mount it if not automatically done) note where it is mounted and what drive letter it has (run the command mount to find this info). For the rest of this example I wi...
by gambakoker
Thu Feb 11, 2010 6:47 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: GRUB on usb drive for safe booting
Replies: 4
Views: 581

GRUB on usb drive for safe booting

Hee people, don't know if this has been posted before. couldn't find it with the search function. What i want to do: - Install GRUB on a USB or SD card so i can boot from the usb and choose what OS i want to boot. atm i already have a grub installed on windows disk, but i'll reinstall windows after ...
by gambakoker
Wed Jan 27, 2010 8:19 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Upgrade windows 7 RC while mint 8 is installed
Replies: 1
Views: 393

Upgrade windows 7 RC while mint 8 is installed

Hi guys! I have a question that is about my dual boot system. I have two harddisks in my laptop, on the first i have windows 7 RC and the grub loader. On the second i have Linux Mint 8 installed. Now i want to upgrade / reinstall my windows 7 RC to the official version but how can i do so without da...

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